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Angels back in Texas after Skaggs' death, Rangers rally, 8-7 The Los Angeles Angels returned to Texas for the first time since pitcher Tyler Skaggs was found dead in his hotel room before the start of a series at the Rangers last month, losing 8-7 in 11 innings after letting a six-run lead get away  ...
09:17, 08/20/2019

The Only Good Twitter Account Shows You The Rarest Cars On Craigslist The account is very simple. It is called “Rare Cars” (@rarecars), and it tweets out Craigslist listings for rare cars. Or at least that’s what people want you to think....
09:17, 08/20/2019

The 2019 Jaguar F-Type V6 May Be Old But It Still Rips The 2019 Jaguar F-Type pretty much looks like the 2013 Jaguar F-Type; it’s old news. Then again, so are Converse sneakers and Coca-Cola. The F-Type is not the freshest or most technologically impressive modern car but I’ll be damned it doesn’t hit th...
09:17, 08/20/2019

Life after apartheid: images from the new South Africa Thabiso Sekgala’s solo show features work taken by the late South African photographer offering nuanced, alternative narratives about life in contemporary Africa. His work focused on the idea of home and the personal, political or economic conditions...
09:17, 08/20/2019

Hyundai India Market Share Hits All Time High Hyundai Motor India has been able to corner its highest ever share of the Indian car market. July sales data shows Hyundais share at 19.4 per cent - the maximum its achieved in its over 20 years in......
09:17, 08/20/2019

Ohio man arrested for threatening Jewish community center pleads not guilty A man who was arrested for possessing a cache of weaponry and making threats against a Jewish community center pleaded not guilty in Ohio court on Monday....
09:17, 08/20/2019

Tommy the tortoise, world’s oldest living pet, turns 121 It’s time to shell-ebrate! A tortoise named Tommy has become the world’s oldest living pet after celebrating her 121st birthday this week — and boy, has she seen a thing or two. The endangered Hermann’s tortoise has been in the same...
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

Rescuers use explosives to search for trapped cavers in Poland WARSAW, Poland — Dozens of rescuers have been working around the clock in southern Poland to find two missing spelunkers trapped by rising water in a cave, using explosives to widen underground passages to help in the search. The two became trapped S...
09:17, 08/20/2019

Doctors say new immigration rules will mean sicker migrants CHICAGO — Diabetics skipping regular checkups. Young asthmatics not getting preventive care. A surge in expensive emergency room visits. Doctors and public health experts warn of poor health and rising costs they say will come from sweeping Trump adm...
09:17, 08/20/2019

China's Baidu beats earnings expectations, shares rally Chinese internet search giant Baidu Inc beat quarterly earnings estimates on Monday after signing more people up to its video streaming service, sending its shares higher in a relief rally....
09:51, 08/20/2019

Week 2 takeaways: Jimmy G a bit rusty in first game back from injury Jimmy Garoppolo's first action since tearing his ACL last September wasn't what he hoped for. Here's a look at all the big takeaways from the second full week of the 2019 NFL preseason....
10:17, 08/20/2019

Alien-hunting camera headed to Mars in hopes of finding life Is there life on Mars, and will it like being photographed? A British-built rover is set to look for signs of life on the Red Planet, with the help of an alien-hunting camera, the UK Telegraph reported Monday. The European Space Agency’s ExoMars vehi...
10:17, 08/20/2019

Wall Street rallies on hopes of global economic stimulus U.S. stocks climbed on Monday as reports of stimulus efforts in China and Germany calmed fears of a severe downturn in the global economy that were stoked last week as bond yields fell....
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

African Americans need 24-hour blood pressure checks NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Measuring blood pressure outside the clinic using 24-hour monitoring equipment is important for identifying and managing hypertension in African-Americans, a new study shows....
11:17, 08/20/2019

Border Patrol nabs nearly 200 Central American migrants near New Mexico port of entry U.S. Border Patrol on Monday said agents apprehended a large group of nearly 200 illegal immigrants near a base at a New Mexico port of entry over the weekend....
11:17, 08/20/2019

Ion Fury Studio Apologizes For Developers' 'Sexist And Transphobic' Comments, Will Patch Out Offensive Jokes The developer of the acclaimed new retro shooter Ion Fury has apologized for what it referred to as “sexist and transphobic” comments made by two of its employees on Discord. It has also promised to patch out several “homophobic” jokes that were incl...
11:17, 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

Huawei Mate X tipped to get major camera and power upgrade before release The Huawei Mate X foldable phone launch has been delayed several times since we first saw it in February, with November currently the likely date according to an exclusive TechRadar report – you'd be right, therefore, in thinking it could...
11:51, 08/20/2019

Leaked Canon EOS M6 Mark II promo vid reveals revamped new mirrorless It’s not just the official marketing video for the Canon EOS 90D that was accidentally leaked on YouTube today – Canon Rumors has also discovered the promo video for the rumored EOS M6 Mark II, which was live for a short while on YouTub...
11:51, 08/20/2019

Twitter and Facebook crack down on accounts linked to Chinese campaign against Hong Kong Company also suspends thousands of accounts as it reports ‘state-backed information operation’Twitter has removed nearly 1,000 accounts and suspended thousands of others tied to a campaign by the Chinese government against protesters in Hong Kong, th...
11:51, 08/20/2019

'Evil-genius' neutrino gun could unmask tiniest particles in the universe Neutrinos are perhaps the most underrated particles known to humankind. Physicist, smart guy and smart aleck Wolfgang Pauli first proposed their existence in 1930 as a missing puzzle piece — certain nuclear reactions had more going in than they had c...
11:51, 08/20/2019

Former lawyer demands $1M in unpaid fees from Navy SEAL Eddie Gallagher Eddie Gallagher avoided further jail time after being found not guilty of war crimes, but he's facing new legal trouble: The Navy SEAL's former lawyer is seeking up to $1 million from him in unpaid fees. The case raises questions, however, about the ...
11:51, 08/20/2019

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

Monitor says Syrian rebels withdraw from town, jihadists say still fighting A Syrian war monitor said rebels had withdrawn from a town in southern Idlib province and from their last territory in neighboring Hama province after government advances, though an insurgent group denied this and said they were still fighting....
11:51, 08/20/2019

U.N. agency, Bangladesh begin survey of Rohingya over return to Myanmar The United Nations' refugee agency and Bangladesh authorities on Tuesday started to consult more than 3,000 Rohingya refugees from Myanmar to determine if any want to return home, officials said, as a fresh repatriation bid was launched....
11:51, 08/20/2019

Less bluster, but no compromise seen as South Korean, Japan ministers meet in China South Korea and Japan have toned down the rhetoric but show little sign of compromise in a bitter political and economic dispute as their foreign ministers prepare to meet in China this week....
11:51, 08/20/2019

Russia to nuclear test ban monitor: Test accident not your business Russia on Tuesday told an international organisation set up to verify a ban on nuclear tests that a military testing accident in northern Russia earlier this month was none of its business and that handing it radiation data was entirely voluntary....
11:51, 08/20/2019

Britain concerned about consular employee missing in China The British foreign ministry says it is “extremely concerned” about an employee of its consulate in Hong Kong who has been missing since crossing into China on a business trip...
12:17, 08/20/2019

Taiwan’s Tsai expresses thanks over approval of F-16V sale Taiwanese President Tsai Ing-wen has thanked the U.S. for approving the sale of 66 advanced F-16V fighter jets and urged China to respect Taiwan’s right to defend itself...
12:17, 08/20/2019

Mark Halperin 2020 election book to publish despite protests about harassment allegations Mark Halperin's planned book about the 2020 election has been announced amid protests that the "Game Change" co-author hasn't earned a second chance.        ...
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

Xiaomi Mi Band 5 is in the works and might be coming fairly soon The Xiaomi Mi Band 4 went on sale in June, and the Xiaomi Mi Band 5 is already being developed according to Wang Huang, founder, chairman of the board and chief executive officer at Huami (the company that makes the Mi Bands for Xiaomi).According to ...
12:17, 08/20/2019

Investors' New Weapon in Japan: Votes to Embarrass the Boss The taboo of lodging protest votes is weakening in the consensus-based corporate culture, as part of a yearslong push to improve Japanese companies’ profitability and corporate governance....
12:17, 08/20/2019

Michael Phelps Is Losing World Records, but He’s Gained Other Treasures It once seemed impossible that anyone could go faster in the butterfly. By the time it happened, the most decorated Olympian had a growing family and no problem letting go of records....
12:51, 08/20/2019

Do You Understand the N.B.A. Salary Cap? Imagine Enforcing It It’s up to a small group of league officials to make sure all N.B.A. teams follow the rules of the collective bargaining agreement. They do more to shape the league than fans realize....
12:51, 08/20/2019

Marvel just fixed the huge Star Wars paradox from its ‘Avengers’ movies The Marvel Cinematic Universe is so huge and interconnected that fans will inevitably find various discrepancies that need to be dealt with. One of them is a rather large Star Wars paradox that came about in the first Spider-Man film, and was further...
12:51, 08/20/2019

No Trump Hotel For Greenland, US President Promises US President Donald Trump jokingly promised on Monday that he would not build one of his eponymous hotels in Greenland, the day after he confirmed his interest in buying the Danish territory....
12:51, 08/20/2019

US Federal Prisons Chief Replaced After Jeffrey Epstein's Suicide US Attorney General Bill Barr announced the replacement of the head of federal prisons Monday in the wake of the shock jail-cell suicide of Jeffrey Epstein as he faced child sex trafficking charges....
12:51, 08/20/2019

Actor Shahid Kapoor Rides To A Dinner Date On The Ducati Scrambler 1100 Special While there are a bunch of riders in the world of Bollywood, motorcyclists are far and few and actor Shahid Kapoor just happens to belong to the latter category. The biker has had an eclectic......
13:17, 08/20/2019

Trump Administration Delays Ban on Huawei Working With U.S. Firms The Trump administration extended the length of a license that has enabled China’s Huawei Technologies to continue working with U.S. customers despite national-security concerns....
13:17, 08/20/2019

Vaping Moves From the Bathroom to the Classroom Middle-school and high-school students are becoming more daring in their use of electronic cigarettes, often vaping right under their teachers’ noses....
13:17, 08/20/2019

Norsk Hydro Tests AI in Cyber Defenses After Attack The Norwegian aluminum company’s investigation of a ransomware attack it suffered in March has revealed new vulnerabilities, leading it to test using artificial intelligence to secure its industrial equipment....
13:17, 08/20/2019

Man suffered groin blisters, severe burns after leaving hair removal cream on too long A man in the U.K. has allegedly been in the hospital for weeks and will remain there for several more after he reportedly left hair removal cream on his groin for a few minutes too long, resulting in gruesome blisters and painful burns....
13:17, 08/20/2019

Possible vaping, severe lung illness link sparks CDC probe The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) is investigating whether a series of lung illnesses reported across multiple states is linked to vaping....
13:17, 08/20/2019

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

'Adult Recess' Is Booming, Because Being a Grown-Up Is Hard Decades from elementary school, people are reliving schoolyard memories with tetherball, hopscotch and Lincoln Logs at “adult recess” events, despite sore muscles and tweaked knees; “I thought back to the last time when I really had fun.”...
14:34, 08/20/2019

Deploying technology that makes sense: End-user computing End-user computing (EUC) is used to securely deliver and manage desktops, applications, & data -- and amplify your org's creativity and collaboration.Read More...
14:34, 08/20/2019

Leader of Pakistan-held Kashmir welcomes Trump initiative The president of Pakistani-administered Kashmir has welcomed efforts by U.S. President Donald Trump to lower tensions between Pakistan and India over the disputed Himalayan region and warned of a humanitarian crisis in the Indian-held portion...
14:34, 08/20/2019

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

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

Maurizio Sarri diagnosed with pneumonia, in doubt for season opener Newly appointed Juventus boss Maurizio Sarri has been diagnosed with pneumonia and is likely to miss the Serie A champion's opening game of the season....
14:34, 08/20/2019

Watch: Broncos' Emmanuel Sanders shines, 49ers' Jimmy Garoppolo struggles in preseason Denver Broncos wide receiver Emmanuel Sanders looked great in his return from a torn Achilles while San Francisco 49ers quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo struggled in a preseason clash at Broncos Stadium at Mile High....
14:34, 08/20/2019

Arsenal star pupil Joe Willock earning top marks as he 'lives the dream' in breakthrough season Given the start to the season Joe Willock has had, it seems strange to think there were times when it looked like the midfielder would not make the grade at Arsenal....
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

Nigel Slater’s carrots, rice and crisp summer vegetables recipe A crunchy and succulent rice and veg treatPeel and roughly chop 400g of carrots. Bring 500ml of water to the boil, add the carrots and cook until the carrots are completely tender. Tip the carrots and their liquid into a blender, add 30g of butter an...
15:34, 08/20/2019

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

China may have a new way of boosting its economy. Here's what the central bank just did China has used both monetary and fiscal measures to lift economic activity as its trade war with the U.S. looks set to intensify in the coming months....
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

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

Zouma recalls 'long journey' back to starting lineup "Kurt Zouma says his return to the club\u0027s starting lineup is the culmination of a three-year struggle when he was seriously injured and then sent out on loan to two Premier League clubs."...
15:34, 08/20/2019

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

The Netflix app just got a new ‘coming soon’ feature, but only on certain devices The Netflix app just received a novel feature that some users will certainly appreciate. A “Coming This Week” section will be shown on TVs, streaming devices, and consoles, allowing users to stay on top of new releases as they happen. The...
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

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

Alligators in Florida have apparently learned to climb fences Run for your lives! Alligators can now climb fences. An alligator was witnessed scaling a chain-link fence at a naval air station in Jacksonville, Florida, over the weekend, a report said. The gator was spotted by resident Christina Stewart, who post...
16:00, 08/20/2019

Twitter, Facebook remove Chinese accounts that undermined Hong Kong protesters Twitter and Facebook announced on Monday the suspension of Chinese accounts that they said spread disinformation about the Hong Kong pro-democracy protesters. In a blog post, Twitter said it disabled 936 accounts involved in a “coordinated state-back...
16:00, 08/20/2019

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

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

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

'Devastating blow' to crime victims as half of courtrooms lie idle Barristers today warned that a decision to allow dozens of crown courtrooms in London and elsewhere to stand idle is inflicting a "devastating blow" on victims of crime waiting to see offenders brought to justice....
16:34, 08/20/2019

Woman in US accused of burning down man's house 'after he invited her over for sex and fell asleep' A woman in the US has been accused of setting fire to a man's house after he allegedly invited her over for late-night sex but fell asleep, leaving her stuck outside his door....
16:34, 08/20/2019

Plans for anti-sex toilets in Welsh seaside town 'submitted in error,' council says Plans for public toilets designed to deter vandalism, sexual activity and rough sleeping in a Welsh seaside town were submitted in error, the council has said....
16:34, 08/20/2019

'UFOs' are coming out of black holes and altering galaxies forever: 'It's all very new science' Black holes are still a mysterious force of spacetime, with the first image of one having been released just a few short months ago. Now, a new study suggests that "UFOs" are coming out of them, helping to reshape galaxies along the way....
16:34, 08/20/2019

Must-have Bluetooth speakers for students under $75 It is difficult for me to choose a favorite from this list of speakers -- but one of these will hit the spot for sure, delivering decent sounds when you are back at college....
16:34, 08/20/2019

|UnionswillsupportEskomunbundling,saysMantashe Labour unions that oppose the government’s plans to split embattled state-owned power utility Eskom into three units will ultimately have to support the reforms, according to Mineral Resources and Energy Minister Gwede Mantashe....
16:34, 08/20/2019

|IMFrumoursmaybethescareSAneeds The threat of an International Monetary Fund bailout, unthinkable a few years ago, may force South Africa’s government to push through the reforms it needs to rescue the economy....
16:34, 08/20/2019

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

Russia accuses US of stirring military tensions after cruise missile test Russia accused the U.S. of escalating military tensions following the test of a cruise missile that would have been prohibited by a recently-terminated arms control treaty....
17:00, 08/20/2019

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

Mayfield: Giants' pick of Jones 'blows my mind' Baker Mayfield told GQ that the Giants' pick of Daniel Jones at No. 6 overall "blows my mind" because the former Duke quarterback finished 17-19 for the Blue Devils....
17:34, 08/20/2019

The plucky underdog story of the year? The Yankees, of course! A bunch of second-stringers, some pretty good, some just OK, some barely hanging on in the sport, got their chance to save the most first-string franchise in baseball -- and they did it. Here's how they defied the odds....
17:34, 08/20/2019

Alonso embarks on test programme for 2020 Dakar Rally Two-time Formula One world champion Fernando Alonso will test Toyota's Dakar rally car on three different continents over the next few months as he prepares for his next major target in motorsport....
17:34, 08/20/2019

Apparel Companies Fear Tariffs Could Squash Profits Apparel companies in the U.S. are bracing for squeezed profits and potential store closures as a result of the Trump administration’s pledge to extend tariffs on Chinese imports....
17:34, 08/20/2019

Dell launches OptiPlex 7070 Ultra, crams desktop into monitor stand Dell is increasingly aiming its PC portfolio at end users with strong design as well as IT departments looking to navigate everything from upgrades to open floor plan issues....
17:34, 08/20/2019

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

CHEAP: Shield thy eyes! Canon’s EOS 5DS DSLR Camera has 64% off Welcome to CHEAP, our series about things that are good, but most of all, cheap. CHEAP! If you’re a photography nerd, you surely want to have a good DSLR camera in your arsenal. But deals for top quality cameras aren’t easy to come to by. Don’t worry...
18:00, 08/20/2019

Woman claims C-section complication caused daughter’s facial scar: 'I worry what the future may hold for her' A United Kingdom mom claims doctors cut her daughter’s face with a scalpel while performing an emergency cesarean section (C-section), leaving her baby with a permanent facial scar. ...
18:00, 08/20/2019

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

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

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

IFTTT tells Nest users not to move their accounts over to Google Back in May Google announced it was phasing out its Works With Nest program in favour of a Works With Google Assistant framework. Unsurprisingly, users that had invested time and money into their smart home systems weren't too impressed by this ...
18:01, 08/20/2019

The Morning After: The Supreme phone you didn't ask for Welcome to Tuesday morning! It's a day of streaming service news, as Apple and Disney gear up to deliver their Netflix rivals. The bigger question remains: How many are we going to be willing to pay for? Is this cable all over again? Also: Supre...
18:01, 08/20/2019

Watch the Gamescom Opening Night Live event in 17 minutes The Gamescom news has been coming thick and fast, so we've put together a supercut of the Opening Night Live event to show you everything you need to know....
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

Over 250 Inmates Escape Indonesia Prison Set On Fire During Riots Indonesian authorities were hunting for more than 250 inmates who escaped a Papua prison set ablaze during violent riots, officials said Tuesday, as fresh protests broke out in the restive region....
18:01, 08/20/2019

El Paso shooting suspect placed on suicide watch, officials say The man accused of opening fire at a Walmart in El Paso, Texas earlier this month -- killing 22 people and injuring more than 20 others -- has been placed on suicide watch, police said Monday. ...
18:01, 08/20/2019

Phil Neville calls for social media boycott to combat racist abuse • England women’s manager responds to Pogba abuse on Twitter• ‘Let’s come off social media. Let’s see the effect that it has’Phil Neville has called for the football community to “send a powerful message” and boycott social media for six months in re...
18:01, 08/20/2019

AFL coach Ross Lyon sacked by Fremantle Eight-year tenure at helm comes to an endChief executive Steve Rosich also expected to leaveCoach Ross Lyon and chief executive Steve Rosich have been sacked by Fremantle in a significant shake-up at the struggling AFL club. The decision to show Lyon...
18:01, 08/20/2019

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

Skyscraper rules tightened over 'wall of wind' fears for cyclists Stricter rules on the construction of new skyscrapers in London are being drawn up over concerns that a so-called "wall of wind" effect could knock over cyclists and pedestrians....
18:34, 08/20/2019

A Biography of Oliver Sacks, Written by His Boswell In “And How Are You, Dr. Sacks?” Lawrence Weschler writes a “biographical memoir,” covering over three decades of his relationship with the famed neurologist....
18:34, 08/20/2019

Ex-Republican senator: Facebook has 'significant work' to address conservatives' concerns A year-long review by a former Republican U.S. senator concludes that Facebook Inc has "significant work to be done to satisfy" concerns on the political right that the social media website is biased against conservatives....
18:34, 08/20/2019

Qualcomm and LG make patent license deal, but 5G market impact is unclear The U.S. mobile chipmaker has reached a deal with one of its key customers to continue supplying smartphones, but the broader impact on 5G chips is unclear.Read More...
19:00, 08/20/2019

Google Go launches globally on Android Google has launched Google Go globally in the Google Play Store. The lightweight search app is available for all Android 5.0/5.1 Lollipop devices and up.Read More...
19:00, 08/20/2019

He’s back! Andy Murray in X-rated rant at box "While he might be struggling to rediscover his form, Andy Murray certainly showed that he was back to his old self in another department during his match against Tennys Sandgren."...
19:00, 08/20/2019

What to Know About California’s New Police Use-of-Force Law Tuesday: Gov. Gavin Newsom signed into law one of the nation’s toughest standards for the use of deadly force. Also: A stunning turn in the Ghost Ship fire trial....
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...
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Genpact Hikes Salaries Of India Content Team Working For Facebook As of February, Genpact employed more than 1,600 employees in its Facebook teams in Hyderabad, more than 10 per cent of the 15,000 the social network said were working on content moderation worldwide....
19:34, 08/20/2019

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

Greenland’s Summer Heat Breaks Records as 440 Billion Tons of Ice Expected to Disappear (HELHEIM GLACIER, Greenland) — This is where Earth’s refrigerator door is left open, where glaciers dwindle and seas begin to rise. New York University air and ocean scientist David Holland, who is tracking what’s happening in Green...
19:34, 08/20/2019

At Least 15 Migrants Jump Off Rescue Ship in ‘Desperate’ Attempt to Reach Italy (MILAN) — At least 15 more migrants jumped into the sea Tuesday from the Open Arms rescue ship in desperate bids to reach the shores of Italy after 19 days of being on the boat in deteriorating conditions as Italy refuses to open its ports. Ope...
19:34, 08/20/2019

Alec Ogletree’s transformation could make him Giants threat Alec Ogletree didn’t want to get left behind. He saw the game changing, moving toward lighter linebackers who can cover tight ends and running backs, and knew he had to adapt. “The guys that they bring in now are not your 250s or 240s,” the Giants’ m...
19:34, 08/20/2019

Yankees sign former All-Star Trevor Rosenthal to minor-league deal The Yankees are taking a shot on a former All-Star. The club agreed on Tuesday to a minor-league deal with reliever Trevor Rosenthal, The Post’s Joel Sherman confirmed. Rosenthal, 29, elected for free agency earlier this month after being desig...
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

Gary Sanchez’s suspect Yankees defense isn’t going away Cleveland’s Oscar Mercado stole second base twice in the Yankees’ loss on Sunday, with Gary Sanchez behind the plate. The catcher has thrown out just 19 percent of potential base-stealers this season, well below the league average of 28 percent and a...
19:34, 08/20/2019

What Antonio Brown is arguing now in bizarre helmet ploy Here we go again. Antonio Brown filed a second grievance against the NFL in an attempt to wear a helmet deemed unsafe by a league-commissioned equipment committee, according to several reports Monday. The 31-year-old and seven-time Pro Bowler at firs...
19:34, 08/20/2019

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

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

FIFA 20's Volta mode is good enough to be its own game There's a lot to Volta, FIFA 20's new street soccer mode. Rather than a one-off sideshow to the main game, it's actually multiple offline and online game styles and a full story campaign, rolled into a cohesive and enjoyable package. ...
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

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

Dermstore Anniversary Sale 2019: Save 25% on Beauty Faves We love these products, and we hope you do too. E! has affiliate relationships, so we may get a small share of the revenue from your purchases. Items are sold by the retailer, not E!.......
20:00, 08/20/2019

Michaela Watkins and Micah Stock on backing out of running a half marathon In Brittany Runs A Marathon, Michaela Watkins and Micah Stock play Jillian Bell’s running buddies. As Catherine, Watkins is the woman who seems to have it all—including an innate talent for running. As Seth, Stock is Bell’s fellow back-of-the-packer,...
20:00, 08/20/2019

If you must die, you might as well have Laurie Anderson guiding you through it The Bardo Thodol is a text that’s been guiding Tibetan Buddhists through the phases between death and rebirth for centuries. And for a much shorter period of time, it has served as a jumping off point for creative endeavors as varied as Jacob’s Ladde...
20:00, 08/20/2019

U.S. Warns Greece Against Assisting Iran Oil Tanker The U.S. has warned Greece against assisting the Iranian tanker released by Gibraltar last week, saying those who help the vessel, which is carrying oil deemed illicit, would face immigration and potential criminal consequences....
20:34, 08/20/2019

These cities gave the most money to charity in 2018 Residents in the Boston metro area are more than happy to give away their cash to a range of charitable causes, according to data from Fidelity Charitable....
20:34, 08/20/2019

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

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

1969 flashback: How TV woke up to the counterculture and changed with the times Early representation, and social issues like race, gender and religion, were tackled surprisingly early by shows such as "Room 222."        ...
20:34, 08/20/2019

Exclusive: Trump orders cabinet to assuage farmer unrest over biofuel policy - sources President Donald Trump ordered cabinet members on Monday to stem the tide of rising anger in Iowa and other Farm Belt states over his administration's decision to allow numerous oil refiners to mix less ethanol into their gasoline, sources told Reute...
20:34, 08/20/2019

Elizabeth Debicki brings what passion she can to the banal biopic romance of Vita & Virginia Taking on a role for which one of the world’s most famous actors has won an Oscar—not all that long ago, even—has to be mighty intimidating. It didn’t work out so well for Julianne Moore as the new Clarice Starling in Hannibal, but Moore eventually r...
21:00, 08/20/2019

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

WWE 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

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

Demi Lovato spent her birthday at an Ariana Grande concert with Taylor Swift nemesis Scooter Braun Demi Lovato celebrated her 27th birthday with fellow singing superstar Ariana Grande – and Scooter Braun, the nemesis of another singer: Taylor Swift.        ...
21:00, 08/20/2019

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

Alyssa Milano reveals she had two abortions in 1993 within months: 'It was my choice' Actress and activist Alyssa Milano is opening up about her past experience with abortion in protest of restrictive laws.        ...
21:00, 08/20/2019

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

Video: Every Red Bull mid-season F1 driver change explained Few top Formula 1 teams have been as notorious as Red Bull for shuffling driver line-ups, given its record for mid-season bombshells such as the Alex Albon/Pierre Gasly switch...
21:00, 08/20/2019

Expert panel updates advice on BRCA cancer gene screening (Reuters Health) - Mutations in the BRCA1 and BRCA2 genes are associated with increased risks for breast, ovarian, and other cancers, but only certain women stand to benefit from genetic testing, according to updated recommendations from the U.S. Pre...
21:34, 08/20/2019

NBA's Steph Curry helps Howard U. start Division I golf team What started as an innocuous conversation during a public event has evolved into a golf partnership between NBA star Stephen Curry and Howard University....
21:34, 08/20/2019

Open source POWER ISA takes aim at Intel and Arm for accelerator-driven computing Third-party hardware firms can now integrate the POWER ISA into their own products, making the architecture effectively the high-performance computing counterpart to RISC-V....
21:34, 08/20/2019

The Kinja Deals Guide to the Best Back-to-School Deals [Updating] As summer comes to a close, all the little tax write-offs will soon be out of the house and back to school. We’ll be updating this post with the best deals around to make sure your kid’s education won’t drain your bank account quite as quickly as it ...
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

The New Mario & Sonic Olympics Game Lets You Play As 2D Characters Mario & Sonic at the Olympic Games Tokyo 2020 is kicking it old school. The latest installment of the all-star mascot competition, due out November 5 for the Switch, adds ten sprite-based 2D events to its normal selection of 3D fare. Look at pixe...
21:34, 08/20/2019

Why The Toyota Camry Is Still The Gold Standard The Toyota Camry is, for lack of a better term, the gold standard of mid-sized sedans. They are freaking everywhere. If a day goes by where I don’t see a Camry, it’d be a very weird day indeed. So, why are they so popular?...
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

The Lawless High Seas May Soon Gain Protections Under a Groundbreaking Ocean Treaty THE SARGASSO SEA—Ana Paula, the Esperanza’s officer in charge of the crew and equipment, readies the great white crane to drop the manta trawl into the Sargasso Sea. The trawl’s yellow wings and nearly 10-foot long mesh net that give it the appearanc...
21:34, 08/20/2019

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

Ex-baseball players Dotel, Castillo linked to DR drug ring Authorities in the Dominican Republic have arrested former MLB pitcher Octavio Dotel and are searching for ex-infielder Luis Castillo for their alleged links to a drug-trafficking and money-laundering ring...
22:00, 08/20/2019

USDA study advises against washing raw poultry, red meats Washing raw chicken before it's cooked is a common practice, but new federal research advised against it Tuesday -- saying it can lead to foodborne illnesses that are responsible for thousands of deaths each year....
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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

Oakland Raiders WR Antonio Brown on helmet, feet issues: I felt like enemy of the state The Oakland Raiders wide receiver addressed his ongoing battle with the NFL as he tries to wear the helmet he has worn his entire career.       ...
22:00, 08/20/2019

American teen Anisimova out of US Open after father's death American teenager Amanda Anisimova's representatives say she will not play at US Open because of recent death of her father       ...
22:00, 08/20/2019

Rolls-Royce‎ eyes French buyer for civil nuclear arm A French-led consortium is in advanced talks to buy a big chunk of Rolls-Royce‎ Holdings' civil nuclear operations as part of a deal that will continue the transformation of one of Britain's most important industrial  groups....
22:00, 08/20/2019

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

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

How to adjust your borrowing, saving and investing as interest rates continue to decline The Federal Reserve just cut short-term interest rates. It's a good time to assess your exposure to low rates and opportunities to capitalize on them.       ...
22:00, 08/20/2019

England’s Jimmy Anderson takes two wickets in Ashes comeback bid • Seamer bowls two spells for Lancashire second XI• Anderson returns to Old Trafford for recovery sessionJimmy Anderson bowled nine overs and took two wickets for Lancashire’s second team when he began his Ashes comeback attempt on Tuesday.The Englan...
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."...
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Struggling to make next debate, Gillibrand warms to VP bid: 'I can serve in any capacity' Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand indicated Tuesday that she’s open to serving as her party’s vice presidential nominee if her White House bid fails....
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Apple health team sees departures, reportedly over modest ambitions Quite a few members of Apple's health team have exited the company in recent months, and a lack of ambitious direction is reportedly to blame.Read More...
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Ranked: The best horror movies this year (including dark comedy 'Ready or Not') Plenty of cool horror films have hit screens this year, including the new black comedy 'Ready or Not.' Here are 2019's best so far, ranked.        ...
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

Hyundai Grand i10 Nios vs Rivals: Specs & Price Comparison The newly launched Hyundai Grand i10 Nios won't have it easy with popular models like the Maruti Suzuki Swift, Ford Figo and the Tata Tiago in contention. So, how does the Grand i10 Nios fare against......
22:34, 08/20/2019

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

Mets vs. Indians: Shane Bieber will put Cleveland on top The drinks were on Conor McGregor in a Dublin pub. UFC fighter wanted everyone to sample his brand of Irish whiskey. When an elderly man refused, Conor got as angry as Chris Cuomo and punched the patron out. Next up for the pathetic pugilist, 82-year...
22:34, 08/20/2019

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

How American Slavery Helped Create Modern-Day Policing This year marks the 400th anniversary of the arrival of the first enslaved Africans in what we now know as Virginia. Their voyage was, no doubt, filled with unspeakable horror and death, and their presence would forever change the United States—espec...
22:34, 08/20/2019

Trump’s trade war comes for consumers: Tariffs could cost U.S. families up to $1,000 a year, JPMorgan forecasts American consumers have been largely shielded from previous rounds of tariffs. But that will change when 10 percent levies on $112 billion in Chinese goods take effect Sept. 1....
22:34, 08/20/2019

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

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

Trucker arrested days before he planned to 'shoot up' Memphis, Tennessee, church A probable cause affidavit said Thomas Matthew McVicker planned a mass shooting at a Memphis church Thursday, Aug. 22. McVicker was arrested Monday.        ...
23:00, 08/20/2019

Man flashes housekeeper, plunges to death while leaping hotel balconies in Atlanta The man was fleeing security as he fell at least 10 stories at the Hyatt Regency Atlanta hotel early Monday.        ...
23:00, 08/20/2019

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

Phoenix police must now report whenever they point a gun at someone Chief Jeri Williams provided an update on Phoenix Police Department changes following a record number of police shootings in 2018.        ...
23:00, 08/20/2019

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

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

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

Sheldon Adelson and wife give a whopping $213,000 to the Senate GOP fundraising committee Their massive donations came in July, with each writing checks worth $106,500 to the National Republican Senatorial Committee, according to a new Federal Election Commission disclosure filed Tuesday....
23:34, 08/20/2019

'A couple of dozen' states are considering an antitrust probe of Big Tech, says DOJ official Makan Delrahim, of the antitrust division, said state attorneys general have spoken to Justice about starting their own probe into technology companies....
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

Weight Watchers releases controversial weight loss app for children Weight Watchers came under fire this month after releasing a weight loss app for children and young teens that critics says encourages eating disorders. WW, formerly known as Weight Watchers, released the Kurbo App on August 13 and described the prog...
23:34, 08/20/2019

Tiger Woods won't rule out selecting himself for Presidents Cup team As captain of this year's team that will play in December for the Presidents Cup, Tiger Woods says there is a chance he will select himself to play.        ...
23:34, 08/20/2019

GameStop Lays Off Over 100 People, Including Nearly Half Of Game Informer's Staff The struggling retail chain GameStop laid off over a hundred employees today, both at its corporate headquarters in Grapevine, Texas and at other offices including its subsidiary Game Informer magazine in Minnesota, where nearly half of the editorial...
23:34, 08/20/2019

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

The Apple Card Is Now Available for the Masses Behold, the Apple Card is now available to everyone in the United States. And to celebrate, Apple has expanded 3 percent cash back for Uber and Uber Eats purchases. Read more......
23:34, 08/20/2019

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

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

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

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

Neighbor.com: 'It's like Airbnb for your stuff' CNBC's Diana Olick reports on a new start-up focused on storing belongings with a neighbor. Neighbor.com says its service is like "Airbnb for your stuff."...
00:34, 08/21/2019

Trump’s Muddled Message on Hong Kong Captures the Real Problem With His Foreign Policy On his way to an Aug. 1 campaign event in Ohio, President Donald Trump was asked about America’s position on the months-long pro-democracy protests in Hong Kong. “That’s between Hong Kong and that’s between China, because Hong...
00:34, 08/21/2019

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

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

Disgraced ex-judge wishes ‘to take responsibility’ for stabbing wife to death A disgraced Ohio ex-judge was on the wrong side of the bench Tuesday — and could now face life in prison for brutally stabbing his estranged wife to death. Lance Mason, a onetime Cuyahoga County judge, pleaded guilty to aggravated murder in the Nov. ...
00:34, 08/21/2019

Andrew Yang staffer to run primary challenge against Rep. Jerry Nadler WASHINGTON – House Judiciary Chairman Jerry Nadler has attracted yet another primary challenger – this one politically aligned with 2020 presidential hopeful Andrew Yang. Jonathan Herzog, a 25-year-old former Yang staffer, announced his i...
00:34, 08/21/2019

Italy’s prime minister resigns as government nears collapse Italy’s prime minister said he would resign on Tuesday and launched a blistering attack on his own interior minister, accusing him of sinking the ruling coalition and endangering the economy for personal gain. Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte, addressin...
00:34, 08/21/2019

Church leader busted for snapping photos of woman in changing room A high-ranking member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints was busted taking photos of a woman in a store’s dressing room, according to police and church officials. Steven Murdock, 55, a Mormon high councilor and one-time bishop, ...
00:34, 08/21/2019

Biden widens lead, Kamala Harris plummets in CNN poll Former Vice President Joe Biden’s lead swelled among Democratic presidential contenders, while Sen. Kamala Harris sank like a stone in a poll released Tuesday, which also showed the other top four candidates essentially treading water. The former vee...
00:34, 08/21/2019

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

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

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

White House debates changes to biofuel mandates Some administration officials want to expand environmental credits that encourage production of flex-fuel vehicles that can run on high-ethanol gasoline and would require government agencies to use more of them -- both steps that could increase the u...
01:00, 08/21/2019

UPDATE 4-U.S. oil firms challenge pipeline surcharge for steel tariff Two U.S. shale producers have challenged an energy pipeline operator's proposed surcharge for the Trump administration's 25% tariff on imported steel, raising the stakes for pipeline builders facing higher construction costs....
01:34, 08/21/2019

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

UPDATE 3-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....
01:34, 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

It Was ‘Cool Central’: Bill T. Jones Leads a Trip Through His Archive The dancer and choreographer talks about his collaborations with Arnie Zane, Keith Haring and Robert Mapplethorpe — and the time the Vatican denounced him....
01:34, 08/21/2019

Louisiana State University Twitter warns of armed intruder, tells students to “Run, Hide, or Fight” UPDATE: Normal operations have resumed on campus The official Twitter account for the Louisiana State University (LSU) today tweeted a warning to students, faculty and staff at approximately 2:54 PM local time (US central) indicating an armed intruder was on campus The tweet advises those on the pr...
01:34, 08/21/2019

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

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

US "Very Far" From Recession, Says Donald Trump US President Donald Trump played down fears on Tuesday that the United States was heading towards recession while confirming that his administration was considering a payroll tax cut....
02:00, 08/21/2019

Geoghegan Hart and Poels to co-lead Ineos charge in Vuelta Tao Geoghegan Hart and Wout Poels will be co-leaders for Team Ineos at the Vuelta a Espana which starts on Saturday, with Tour de France winner Egan Bernal and Geraint Thomas sitting the three-week race out, the team announced on Tuesday....
02:00, 08/21/2019

First on CNN: More NRA leaders step down amid spending controversy Three more National Rifle Association leaders have stepped down, CNN has learned, in a broadening of a leadership exodus amid a controversy over the group's spending....
02:00, 08/21/2019

Anthony Yarde vs Sergey Kovalev fight prediction, undercard, LIVE stream, UK start time and betting odds London's own Anthony Yarde is out cause a major upset and take the WBO light heavyweight title from Sergey Kovalev in the champion's own backyard on Saturday....
02:00, 08/21/2019

Sudan protesters, military form new transitional council Sudan has formed a transitional council that will govern the country for three years, with elections to follow. Many Sudanese welcome a new era after months of unrest, but how serious is the military about democracy?...
02:00, 08/21/2019

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

Angela Merkel urges 'humility' towards nature at Iceland climate meeting German Chancellor Angela Merkel is in Iceland for talks with leaders of Nordic countries. Climate policy is expected to dominate the agenda, and Merkel has called for 'humility' in our treatment of the environment....
02:00, 08/21/2019

Bundesliga: RB Leipzig throw hat into title ring Bayern Munich and Borussia Dortmund have dominated discussion about who might win this season's Bundesliga title. But RB Leipzig's commanding start to the campaign could signal a three-horse race....
02:00, 08/21/2019

Trump’s tariffs could cost U.S. families up to $1,000 a year, JPMorgan forecasts American consumers have been largely shielded from previous rounds of tariffs. But that will change when 10 percent levies on $112 billion in Chinese goods take effect Sept. 1....
02:00, 08/21/2019

Jail guards threatening former Epstein cellmate Nicholas Tartaglione: lawyer Jeffrey Epstein’s former Manhattan cellmate says guards at the lockup have been threatening him since the financier’s death, according to a legal filing by his attorneys Tuesday asking a judge to move him to a new prison. Hulking ex-cop Nicholas Tart...
02:00, 08/21/2019

The 'Boy Meets World' cast reunion shows just how much TV can inspire a generation When Cory Matthews began exploring this great big world, a generation of TV viewers were changed forever. And the recent cast reunion of "Boy Meets World" is a reminder of that....
02:34, 08/21/2019

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

Tennessee State QB Demry Croft charged with six counts of rape, two counts of sexual battery Demry Croft was arrested and charged with six counts of rape and two counts of sexual battery Monday. He was set to start at QB for Tennessee State.       ...
02:34, 08/21/2019

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

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

True freshman Bo Nix named Auburn's starting quarterback for Oregon opener Bo Nix will be the first freshman quarterback since 1946 to start an Auburn opener when the Tigers face No. 13 Oregon. He beat out Joey Gatewood.       ...
02:34, 08/21/2019

Mets reliever Gsellman has partially torn lat muscle Mets reliever Robert Gsellman has a partially torn lat muscle that puts the rest of his season in jeopardy, a significant blow to New York's improved bullpen as the team chases a playoff spot       ...
02:34, 08/21/2019

Comment Of The Day: When Is Diesel Actually A Good Deal Edition It’s easy to get wrapped up in excitement over the fact that half-ton diesel trucks are a thing now. At least, I know myself and David Tracy here are feeling it. But if you’re really thinking about plunking down the cash to buy one, it pays to do som...
02:34, 08/21/2019

Kristen Gillibrand unveils plan to tackle mental health 'crisis' Democratic presidential candidate Kirsten Gillibrand unveiled a plan Tuesday to take on the "mental health crisis" in the United States and remove the stigma that she said has existed for too long....
02:34, 08/21/2019

NYC protest held against teen vaping after CDC expresses concerns Protesters of teen vaping began to march Tuesday outside JUUL offices in New York City, days after a U.S. government agency announced it was looking into lung illnesses possibly associated with the practice....
02:34, 08/21/2019

Prosecutors seek dismissal of Jeffrey Epstein case after death Federal prosecutors in Manhattan have asked the judge in the Jeffrey Epstein sex trafficking case to drop charges against the multimillionaire more than a week after he killed himself in jail....
02:34, 08/21/2019

Apple TV+ will launch in November for $9.99, facing off against Disney+ at $6.99 Enlarge / Tim Cook announces Apple TV+ at an event on March 25, 2019. (credit: Ron Amadeo) Disney earlier this year announced that it will launch its Disney+ streaming TV service on November 12 in the United States for $6.99 per month. Yesterday, B...
03:00, 08/21/2019

Guidemaster: 2019’s best VR is a battle between Oculus Quest, everyone else Enlarge / Front row: PlayStation VR, Oculus Quest, Valve Index, Oculus Rift S. Back row: HTC Vive, Oculus Rift, HTC Vive Pro. (Only headsets from the front row made our recommended-in-2019 list.) (credit: Sam Machkovech) Welcome to Ars Gaming Week 2...
03:00, 08/21/2019

Former Veterans Affairs doctor charged in death of three patients Federal prosecutors on Tuesday charged a former Veterans Affairs pathologist for the deaths of three veterans and for attempting to cover up substance abuse that led to thousands of misdiagnoses....
03:00, 08/21/2019

Tucker Carlson’s Fox News Show Loses More Advertisers Mr. Carlson still attracts a large audience, but his statements about women, immigrants and race have prompted calls from activists for advertiser boycotts....
03:00, 08/21/2019

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

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

The British are coming: UK actors take over prime-time shows British actors on TV are usually relegated to the comfy period piece (“Downton Abbey”) or prestige costume drama with top names (“The Crown”). Not anymore. They’ve been stealing roles and awards from their American peers for years now on television, ...
03:00, 08/21/2019

Did Marvel’s Kevin Feige quit Spider-Man over Disney-Sony profit dispute? With great power, comes great responsibility — and a whole lot of drama. According to Deadline, a breakdown in negotiations between Disney and Sony “has essentially nixed” Marvel Studios President Kevin Feige from future standalone Spider...
03:00, 08/21/2019

Cramer: Trump should heed Home Depot's warnings about the consumer and make a trade deal Home Depot CFO Carol Tome says "consumer confidence is near record high levels" but "consumer demand could be impacted" by lingering U.S.-China trade tensions....
03:34, 08/21/2019

Facebook’s New Privacy Feature Comes With a Loophole "Off-Facebook Activity" will give users more control over their data, but Facebook needs up to 48 hours to aggregate your information into a format it can share with advertisers....
03:34, 08/21/2019

HP Pavilion Gaming 15 Laptop, Pavilion Desktop Launched at Gamescom The new HP Pavilion Gaming 15 laptop price in the US will start at $799.99 (roughly Rs. 57,400), while the Pavilion Desktop price will begin at $699.99 (roughly Rs. 50,100)....
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

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

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

U.S. Secretary of State Pompeo says ISIS strong in some areas: CBS U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo acknowledged on Tuesday that Islamic State militants are gaining strength in some areas but said the militant group's capacity to conduct attacks has been greatly diminished....
04:00, 08/21/2019

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

Lil Nas X, Billy Ray Cyrus applaud Billie Eilish for ending 'Old Town Road's historic run Lil Nas X's viral country-rap hit "Old Town Road" has sat atop the Billboard Hot 100 chart for a record-breaking 19 weeks. Until now.        ...
04:00, 08/21/2019

Sheryl Crow on touring with Michael Jackson: I saw 'really strange' things Crow says she hasn't watched the 2019 documentary "Leaving Neverland" that alleged new abuses against Jackson,        ...
04:00, 08/21/2019

|SA’swoolsectorhasR5bnquestionforChina South Africa’s wool industry is on tenterhooks as exporters seek clarity on a Chinese ban on imports of the fiber following an outbreak of foot-and-mouth disease earlier this year....
04:00, 08/21/2019

|AR25bnhorrorasGhana'sinvestorscan’tgettheirsavings As much as 5 billion cedis is tied up in unlisted bonds, direct private-equity stakes and other deals with small- and medium-sized businesses, according to the SEC....
04:00, 08/21/2019

|Attractinvestmentorwatchminingdie,unionleaderwarnsstate,industry UASA senior manager Johan van Niekerk was addressing the committee on Tuesday morning as part of the committee's engagements with organised labour. The union said it appreciated government’s commitment to making mining a "sunrise industry"....
04:00, 08/21/2019

Ex-VA doctor fired for drinking charged in deaths of misdiagnosed patients A doctor who was fired from an Arkansas veterans hospital for being drunk on the job is now charged with killing three patients he misdiagnosed. In one case, Dr. Robert Morris Levy allegedly declared a patient cancer-free after a biopsy, only to have...
04:00, 08/21/2019

Tesla sued by Walmart over fires linked to rooftop solar panels The nation's largest retailer claims Tesla failed to live up to industry standards in the installation of solar panels on top of hundreds of stores, resulting in multiple fires across the U.S....
04:34, 08/21/2019

METALS-London copper edges higher on softer dollar, eyes Fed minutes London copper prices inched up in early trade on Wednesday after a more than 1% drop in the previous session, as the dollar fell from a three-week peak and investors awaited the minutes of the Federal Reserve's July policy meeting. A weaker gree...
04:34, 08/21/2019

UPDATE 3-Walmart sues Tesla for negligence after repeated solar system fires Walmart Inc on Tuesday sued Tesla Inc, accusing it of "widespread negligence" that led to repeated fires of its solar systems and asking a court to force Tesla to remove solar panels from more than 240 of its U.S. stores....
04:34, 08/21/2019

Ivanka Trump's embrace of nature sparks cries of hypocrisy The president’s daughter shared photos of a vacation in Wyoming, causing blowback over her father’s poor environmental recordIvanka Trump shared a series of pictures on social media over the weekend of herself, husband Jared Kushner and their childre...
04:34, 08/21/2019

Global engineering firm Aurecon cuts ties with Adani amid pressure from activists Investor action group says Carmichael coalmine project makes Indian giant ‘brand kryptonite’The global engineering and consultancy firm Aurecon has severed a longstanding business relationship with the Adani Group, amid ongoing efforts by anti-coal a...
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

Liberal Hollywood stars Debra Messing and Susan Sarandon's feud festers Liberal actors Debra Messing and Susan Sarandon continued their longstanding feud on Monday when "Will & Grace" actress attacked the “Thelma & Louise” star, once again, because she didn’t vote for Hillary Clinton in 2016....
05:00, 08/21/2019

Junk-Bond Investors Turn Picky as Slowdown Talk Swirls Debt investors are shying away from junk bonds with lower credit ratings such as those from Rite Aid, PetSmart and EP Energy, as concerns about the economic outlook ripple through financial markets....
05:34, 08/21/2019

Banks Get Some Relief in Volcker-Rule Changes Banks are on the verge of getting some relief from Volcker-rule limits on speculative trading, one of the industry’s priorities in amending the regulations put in place after the financial crisis....
05:34, 08/21/2019

Trump administration expected to announce plan to detain migrant children longer: ABC The Trump administration is expected to announce new rules that would allow the government to detain families with children crossing the U.S. border longer, according to ABC News, citing two government officials it said were familiar with the plan....
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 looking at possible tax cuts amid economic jitters President Donald Trump said on Tuesday his administration was considering potential tax cuts on wages as well as profits from asset sales, and sought to play down market anxieties that the world's top economy could be heading for a recession....
05:34, 08/21/2019

Trump says Deputy Secretary of State Sullivan could be next envoy to Moscow U.S. Deputy Secretary of State John Sullivan "could very well be" the next U.S. ambassador to Russia, President Donald Trump said on Tuesday, describing the No. 2 diplomat at the State Department as "very respected."...
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

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

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

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

New Zealand lawmakers urged to drop restrictions on Africa, Middle East refugees Human rights advocates urged New Zealand lawmakers on Wednesday to drop restrictions on the intake of Middle Eastern and African refugees, saying the policy undermines the character of a nation praised for its response to deadly mosque attacks this y...
06:00, 08/21/2019

U.S. commander says cracks in Asian alliances a worry amid North Korea, China threats The commandant of the U.S. Marine Corps said on Wednesday any crack in alliances in Asia that helped counter threats from North Korea and China were a worry as a spat between Japan and South Korea threatened to spill over into intelligence sharing....
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

Police officers inundated with thank you gifts from pubic after death of Pc Harper Police officers across the UK have said they have been inundated with gifts from members of the public thanking them for their service following the death of Pc Andrew Harper....
06:00, 08/21/2019

What can cause red spots on the feet? There are many possible causes of red spots on the feet, including injuries, insect bites, irritations, and infections. Learn about some common causes and how to treat them here....
06:00, 08/21/2019

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

Meghan Markle's Best Friend Slams "Racist Bullies" Over Private Jet Scandal Jessica Mulroney won't stand for the mistreatment of her longtime best friend, Meghan Markle. In the midst of yet another scandal involving the Duke and Duchess of Sussex, the......
06:34, 08/21/2019

Ryan Reynolds Has a Perfect Solution for Fans Who Are Mourning Marvel's Loss of Spider-Man Ryan Reynolds is a man with answers! The Deadpool actor is weighing in on the recent news that Spider-Man is reportedly no longer part of the Marvel Cinematic Universe. According to......
06:34, 08/21/2019

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

Matrix 4 Is Officially Happening With Keanu Reeves and Lana Wachowski It's time to return to The Matrix. Keanu Reeves and Carrie-Anne Moss are set to reprise their iconic roles for Matrix 4, with Lana Wachowski set to direct, write and produce the......
06:34, 08/21/2019

Tyler Baltierra and Catelynn Lowell Defend Themselves After Being Late for Visit With Carly It's time to set the record straight! During Monday night's season finale of Teen Mom OG, Tyler Baltierra and Catelynn Lowell were able to reunite with their eldest daughter Carly......
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

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

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

Brandon Nimmo takes another major step in return to Mets Brandon Nimmo is knocking on the door. The Mets outfielder had his rehab assignment transferred to Triple-A Syracuse Tuesday at Lehigh Valley. He played five innings in center field and went 2-for-3 with an RBI and was hit by pitch. “That makes us fe...
08:00, 08/21/2019

Trump or Europe? UK's Johnson to sample post-Brexit reality at G7 summit Boris Johnson is about to feel the pinch of Brexit Britain's new global status: squeezed on one side by Europeans in no mood to yield, and on the other by a United States driving a hard bargain for its economic support....
08:34, 08/21/2019

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

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

|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

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

India Has Not Set Deadline To Launch Electric Vehicles: Report The Indian government has not set a deadline to launch electric vehicles or to ban manufacturing of petrol and diesel cars, a government official said on Wednesday....
10:00, 08/21/2019

This is the world’s first iPhone-ready security key for 2FA authentication If you’ve been looking for a way to further improve security when it comes to managing all of your online accounts, and you happen to be an iPhone user, then you need to check out this tiny security key. Called the YubiKey 5Ci and made by Yubic...
10:00, 08/21/2019

Trump Acknowledges That His China Policies May Mean Economic Pain for the U.S. (WASHINGTON) — President Donald Trump acknowledged Tuesday his aggressive China trade policies may mean economic pain for Americans but insisted they’re needed for more important long-term benefits. He contended he does not fear a recessi...
10:00, 08/21/2019

Walmart Is Suing Tesla for Solar Panels That Went up in Flames NEW YORK (AP) — Walmart sued Tesla for “gross negligence” on Tuesday, saying that the electric car company’s energy division installed solar panels that went up in flames on its store rooftops. The retailer said fires broke ou...
10:00, 08/21/2019

Philadelphia police commissioner abruptly resigns Philadelphia's police commissioner resigned on Tuesday over what the city mayor said was his department's failure to address accusations of sexual harassment and racial discrimination in the ranks....
10:00, 08/21/2019

Florida trucker arrested, charged with plotting church shooting U.S. federal authorities said they have arrested a Florida truck driver who "was thinking about shooting up a church" in Memphis this week, making him at least the fourth person this month charged with plotting a mass shooting....
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

JGB yields drop across curve as recession fears resurface Japanese government bond yields declined across the curve on Wednesday, along with U.S. Treasuries, after concerns about Italy's government and Britain's tumultuous exit from the European Union fuelled demand for safe-haven assets....
10:00, 08/21/2019

GLOBAL MARKETS-Caution grips Asian shares as Fed events loom large Asian shares flatlined on Wednesday as worries about global recession and endless trade wars wrestled with hopes for more monetary and fiscal stimulus to keep growth going....
10:00, 08/21/2019

INSIGHT-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....
10:00, 08/21/2019

Critics cast doubt on CEO pledge to downgrade shareholders Corporate America’s lobbying group, the Business Roundtable, says it will no longer put shareholders first — but critics aren’t buying it. The powerful business lobbying group, led by JPMorgan Chase Chief Executive Jamie Dimon, changed its definition...
10:34, 08/21/2019

'A Dog's Journey' blooper reel shows the joy of mutt acting mishaps Dennis Quaid says in the blooper reel for "A Dog's Journey" that, "We're just humans in a dog movie." Watch what happens when things go wrong.        ...
11:00, 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

The Big Business of Scavenging in Postindustrial America The U.S. produces more garbage than any other nation in the world per capita. Here’s how scrappers are turning that waste into a $32 billion business....
11:34, 08/21/2019

Operation Triple Beam removes 355 violent criminals for Missouri streets Missouri and federal law enforcement agents arrested hundreds of repeat offenders during a U.S. Marshals' operation aimed at removing violent criminals from Kansas City streets, authorities said....
11:34, 08/21/2019

Why Red Bull's pre-Austrian GP update was so "crucial" Red Bull's form was transformed by changes to its Formula 1 car and Honda's engine that meant it "all came together" ahead of the Austrian Grand Prix...
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

'Saturday Night Live' is coming to UK screens in early 2020 If you want to watch Saturday Night Live in the UK, then you've got one of two options: pirate it, or watch the edited highlights on YouTube. One is illegal, the other's not very satisfying, but it's not going to be that way for very m...
12:00, 08/21/2019

New stegosaurus discovered by British team in Morocco The makers of the next Jurassic Park film could have a new dinosaur to play with after scientists discovered a never-before-seen species of stegosaurus that could also be the oldest of its kind....
12:34, 08/21/2019

Two men fatally shot in front of Coney Island home A gunman fatally blasted two men in front of a Coney Island house on Tuesday night, police said. The suspect opened fire after a fight on West 19th Street near Neptune Avenue soon after 10 p.m., cops said. The first victim, a 38-year-old man, was sho...
12:34, 08/21/2019

DHL stops deliveries for Amazon Fresh in Germany Deutsche Post DHL will no longer deliver fresh food in Germany for Amazon as demand for the service launched in 2017 has been disappointing, a spokeswoman said on Wednesday....
12:34, 08/21/2019

Trump defies China: $8 billion F-16 fighter jet deal for Taiwan approved The Trump administration has formally approved a major $8 billion arms sale to Taiwan involving 66 new F-16C/D fighter jets, the State Department announced Tuesday, a move that comes amid heightened tensions between Washington and Beijing over a rang...
12:34, 08/21/2019

China says it has detained a UK consulate employee An employee of the British consulate in Hong Kong who has been missing for almost two weeks has been detained in mainland China, the country's foreign ministry confirmed Wednesday....
12:34, 08/21/2019

Sony Responds to Spider-Man Leaving the Marvel Cinematic Universe Spider-Man might be leaving the Marvel Cinematic Universe, due to financial disputes between movie rights holder Sony Pictures and Marvel Studios' parent company Disney....
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

Australia appellate court upholds sex conviction for former Cardinal George Pell An Australian court rejected an appeal Wednesday for Catholic Cardinal George Pell, the highest-ranking member of the church to be convicted of a sex crime....
13:34, 08/21/2019

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

Nasty feet on a plane: Andy Richter exposes plane passenger airing his shoe-less parts Conan O'Brien sidekick Andy Richter was shocked to find his plane seat neighbor insisting on airing out his nasty bare feet.       ...
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

Philadelphia police commissioner resigns amid accusations of sexual harassment, discrimination among 'rank and file,' mayor says Philadelphia Police Commissioner Richard Ross resigned Tuesday amid allegations of sexual harassment and discrimination within his department, the mayor's office announced. ...
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

Cleanaway takes over SKM amid Victoria's recycling rubbish crisis Australia’s largest garbage company buys $60m of debt, aiming to get SKM ‘back to capacity’The garbage company Cleanaway has taken effective control of most of the Victorian recycling group SKM and says it wants to stem the state’s rubbish crisis.Cle...
14:00, 08/21/2019

Auger Aliassime, Tsitsipas can become tennis greats - Wilander "Felix Auger Aliassime and Stefanos Tsitsipas have what it takes to be the next 15-time Grand Slam winners, says Eurosport tennis expert Mats Wilander."...
14:34, 08/21/2019

A Florida man is recovering after he was bitten by a kinkajou, an exotic animal native to Central and South America (WPTV)  A Florida man is recovering after he was bitten by a kinkajou, an exotic animal usually found in Central and South America. Michael Litersky said the animal showed up on his doorstep on July 24th, so he left some watermelon out for the kinkaj...
14:34, 08/21/2019

Celebrating 244 years of Tucson TUCSON – Tucson celebrated turning 244 on Tuesday, August 20. The birthday celebration was held at The Presidio San Agustin Museum. The Presidio is considered the place where modern-day Tucson was created. “It reminds us that we are all T...
14:34, 08/21/2019

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

The summer sizzle and the slumbering storms TUCSON – The narrative has been the same weather wise across SE Arizona for much of the summer: hot and dry. Tuesday in Tucson proved no different as storms were absent and temperatures were high. High enough to tie for the second hottest day s...
14:34, 08/21/2019

14 people, 14 animals displaced in condo fire TUCSON — 14 people and more than a dozen animals were displaced after flames ripped through a condominium complex. The fire broke out Monday evening at the Barcelona Manor Condos near Oracle and Orange Grove. The Red Cross responded to the scen...
14:34, 08/21/2019

PACC, Kino Sports to host second free vaccine clinic Courtesy: Pima Animal Care Center TUCSON – Pet owners? Did you miss the first free community vaccine and microchip clinic earlier this summer? If so, we got good news for you, Pima Animal Care Center and Kino Sports Complex will hold a second one on ...
14:34, 08/21/2019

Merkel aims to work out friction-free Brexit with British PM German Chancellor Angela Merkel said she would discuss how to make sure Britain's divorce from the European Union is as smooth as possible when she holds talks later on Wednesday with British Prime Minister Boris Johnson....
14:34, 08/21/2019

Shock in Denmark after Trump, spurned over Greenland, cancels visit Danish leaders expressed shock and disbelief on Wednesday over U.S. President Donald Trump's cancellation of a state visit to Denmark after its prime minister rebuffed his interest in purchasing Greenland....
14:34, 08/21/2019

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

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

British PM should have left letter if he wanted results in Berlin, Paris: German lawmaker British Prime Minister Boris Johnson should not have sent his letter urging the European Union to reopen the Brexit divorce deal if he wanted to achieve results in meetings with European leaders, a senior German conservative said on Wednesday....
14:34, 08/21/2019

3 reasons why startup investments in Europe need a serious shake-up For the past twelve years, my work has been either to find startups to invest in, or find investment for startups that need funding. It has never been an easy game, no matter which side — the VC fund or startup – I was on. Over the years, the Europea...
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

Target Extends Growth Streak With Strong Sales and Profit Target’s sales and profit rose in the second quarter, extending the retailer’s growth streak as investments in its stores, merchandise and digital capabilities continue to pay off....
15:34, 08/21/2019

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

Danish royal family 'surprised' by Trump's canceled visit The U.S. president says the trip is off after Danish lawmakers rejected any suggestion the U.S. could buy Greenland — an autonomous territory which is part of the kingdom of Denmark....
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

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

I wore that ridiculous skintight romper through the streets of Manhattan Here’s the thing: I’m a modest dresser. Unlike most gals in their early twenties, I tend to stay away from anything too body-conscious or attention-grabbing. Instead, my wardrobe is made up of preppy staples: loose-fitting denim, horizontal str...
15:34, 08/21/2019

'Internet Language' Creates Community - and Creates Division If I started a sentence with "Ermahgerd," misspelled "the" as "teh" or dropped a "1" in a string of exclamation points, and that sentence made sense to you - congratulations: You're an Internet......
16:00, 08/21/2019

Strong Demand for Bank Bonds Allays Fears From Sinking Shares The relatively strong performance of bank bonds is sending an encouraging signal at a time when financial stocks are under pressure from recession fears....
16:00, 08/21/2019

Idiot Squirrel On The Field Successfully Invades Consecutive Twins Games For the second night in a row, a daring squirrel has invaded the field at the Twins’ stadium. Monday night the furry fellow invaded the home dugout and sent several players fleeing in terror. Tuesday night our intrepid rodent pal bolted down the firs...
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

By Banning Protest Signs, MLS Is Trying To Lobotomize The Fandom It Asked For MLS and its clubs are currently embroiled in a fight against their own supporters over what the league claims are violations of its anti-politics rules. Over the last two weeks, multiple fans in multiple stadiums have been ejected for banners that ru...
16:00, 08/21/2019

Baseball's Cranks Agree: The Sport Was Better When They Were Part Of It Hall of Fame reliever Goose Gossage has been complaining about the state of baseball for so long that his complaints have spanned multiple decades of the sport. It feels like just yesterday, he was lecturing Joba Chamberlain on “the Yankee way.” (Job...
16:00, 08/21/2019

Report: Octavio Dotel And Luis Castillo Arrested In Narcotics Sting In Dominican Republic Who is ready for a particularly grim session of Let’s Remember Some Guys? Because according to reports coming out of the Dominican Republic, former MLB players Octavio Dotel and Luis Castillo have been arrested in what authorities have described as “...
16:00, 08/21/2019

For sale: Jack Nicholson's Shining axe and Samuel L Jackson's lightsaber Film fanatics have a chance to buy up pieces of Hollywood history as memorabilia from blockbuster movies goes under the hammerFilm fans will be able to acquire pieces of Hollywood history as memorabilia from the world’s most famous movies is sold at ...
16:00, 08/21/2019

| 'Kashmir women are the biggest victims of this inhumane siege' After August 5, when India revoked Kashmir's special status and followed the move with a military lockdown, Uzma Javed did not leave her house for days....
16:34, 08/21/2019

| Disgraced Cardinal loses again | Sydney 'black lives matter': WATCH the top world news videos for today Australia's Cardinal Pell loses child sex abuse appeal | Sydney CBD march for 'black lives matter'; here are the top world news videos for today. WATCH....
16:34, 08/21/2019

| Trump talks Kashmir with India, Pakistan PMs US President Donald Trump has spoken with the prime ministers of India and Pakistan, urging them to reduce tensions over the disputed region of Kashmir....
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

Larry Bird wants artist to remove tattoos from Indianapolis mural A mural depicting a heavily tattooed Larry Bird has gotten under the NBA legend’s skin, his lawyer says. Bird, 62, is demanding California-based street artist Jules Muck remove most of the tats that cover his body in a mural that appeared last ...
17:00, 08/21/2019

| Women to get gender-neutral Rugby World Cup from 2021 The Women's Rugby World Cup in 2017 will be the last of that title with World Rugby announcing they are adopting a policy of gender neutrality for their tournaments....
17:00, 08/21/2019

| WP bank on Bok injection for crucial Cheetahs clash Junior Springbok centre Rikus Pretorius will make his Western Province debut in the final league round Currie Cup encounter against the Free State Cheetahs....
17:00, 08/21/2019

China Acknowledges Holding an Employee of U.K.’s Hong Kong Consulate The detention of a trade officer has raised fears that the police in mainland China are arresting people to dampen support for protests in Hong Kong....
17:00, 08/21/2019

Smoke from Amazon wildfires plunges Sao Paulo into darkness in middle of day The largest city in Brazil was suddenly plunged into darkness in the middle of the day on Monday after billowing smoke from ongoing wildfires in the Amazon region combined with a weather pattern, creating an ominous, dark blanket over the metropolis....
17:00, 08/21/2019

Danish royal family 'surprised,' lawmakers fume as Trump cancels Denmark visit over Greenland The Danish Royal family was “surprised” after President Trump scraped the planned visit to Denmark following Danish Prime Minister Mette Frederiksen’s comments that the idea that the U.S. might buy Greenland from Denmark was “absurd.”...
17:00, 08/21/2019

Children in UK living in shipping containers, report finds Children in England are growing up in shipping containers, office blocks, and bed and breakfasts, a report into youth homelessness has found, as authorities around the country struggle to combat the country's crippling housing crisis....
17:00, 08/21/2019

Black teen 'humiliated' after school colored his hair with marker, parents say Texas lawsuit says school personnel drew on the student’s scalp after it was deemed his haircut violated the dress codeParents of a black teenager in Texas are suing their Houston-area school district after three white middle school personnel used a ...
17:34, 08/21/2019

Beatings, murders and prisoners set on fire: inside the prison called 'gangland' Inmates report gangs enforce the rules at South Mississippi Correctional Institution, where violence is surging and ‘horrific’ attacks leave ‘no doubt the prison is unsafe’Jeffery Wilemon clutched his gut, throbbing in pain as he lay on his bed insid...
17:34, 08/21/2019

Jew-baiting is part of the Trump playbook. It's a feature, not a bug | Lloyd Green Donald Trump used an antisemitic trope about disloyal Jews in a tweet about Democrats. Old habits die hardOn Tuesday, Donald Trump announced that American Jews who voted Democratic were either stupid, disloyal or both. As Trump framed things: “I thin...
17:34, 08/21/2019

Just as in 1914, the Brexit buildup is making calamity feel inevitable | Rafael Behr The Damascene moment remainers hoped for shows no sign of coming, and disaster feels all too predictableThe historian AJP Taylor argued that Europe was plunged into the first world war by the inexorable operation of train timetables. He was not ignor...
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

Airline under fire for allegedly refusing to accommodate passenger with autism Man says crew of Delta connecting partner SkyWest did not allow his brother, who has nonverbal autism, to sit with a family memberDelta and their connection partner airline, SkyWest, are the latest airlines to come under fire for discrimination, over...
17:34, 08/21/2019

US risks China's anger after sealing $8bn deal to sell Taiwan 66 fighter jets Trump administration approves $8bn sale but Beijing says Washington will ‘bear the consequences’The Trump administration has approved the sale of 66 F-16 fighters to Taiwan in a move expected to anger Beijing.Taiwan will get the latest version of the...
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

Target shares up 15 percent on strong profit forecast Target raised its annual profit forecast on Wednesday after reporting better-than-expected quarterly results as higher investments to remodel stores and beef up digital business drew in more shoppers, sending shares up nearly 15 percent. The retailer...
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

We’re One Step Closer to a Blood Test that Predicts When a Person Will Die While death is inevitable, knowing when it will come isn’t necessarily, and scientists have been trying to develop a test that could reliably and easily predict how long a person will live — or, more technically, how healthy they are and ...
17:34, 08/21/2019

Samsung Galaxy Note 10 now links up with Windows and Mac PCs via supercharged DeX app Samsung has officially unleashed its new DeX app which allows you to hook up a Galaxy Note 10 to a Windows PC or Mac, and use the phone in a desktop environment (effectively on top of the desktop OS – with added benefits which we’ll com...
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

The best Netflix series in the UK (August 2019): fantastic Netflix shows to binge If you've ditched regular TV and you're getting your fix online, we bet you're using Netflix. The online streaming platform has more than 140 million subscribers worldwide, so it's made sure there's a diverse range of Netflix...
17:34, 08/21/2019

Raw materials needed for mobile phones could run out without more recycling Supplies of rare elements used in the manufacturing of mobile phones, tablets and PCs are at risk of exhaustion because older devices are not being recycled, the Royal Society of Chemistry (RSC) has warned.The organisation says elements such as indiu...
17:34, 08/21/2019

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

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

Who is mystery brunette Prince Andrew waved to from Epstein's mansion? A mystery brunette seen in a video showing Prince Andrew inside convicted paedophile Jeffrey Epstein's New York mansion is reportedly the socialite daughter of a former Australian prime minister....
18:00, 08/21/2019

Colombia pipeline ready to transport more crude if fracking approved -company Pipeline company Oleoducto de Colombia is ready to move increased crude output from the center of Colombia to the Caribbean if the use of fracking is approved in the Andean country, the company's chief executive said on Wednesday....
18:00, 08/21/2019

CANADA STOCKS-TSX gains as energy shares rise on higher oil prices Canada's main stock index rose on Wednesday, rebounding from the previous session's weak close, as a 2% rise in oil prices helped push energy shares higher....
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

Loch Ness monster: Scientists tease 'plausible theory' We might be able to safely discount the existence of werewolves and zombies, but scientists say they are about to reveal a "plausible theory" about one monster long rumoured to dwell in the waters of Loch Ness....
18:34, 08/21/2019

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

Plug-in hybrid Volvo S60 T8 launched News 21 Aug, 2019 The Volvo S60 saloon's line-up has expanded with the addition of a new PHEV powertrain and additional trim levels...
18:34, 08/21/2019

Celebrities post old chain letter hoax en masse, proving they're as bad at the internet as your parents All of us ordinary people living in our hovels, collecting dirt into our hands, and spitting on it to sculpt model houses of the kind we’ll never be able to afford, often feel as if we’re impossibly far beneath the rich and powerful celebrities who d...
18:34, 08/21/2019

The Walking Dead's Christian Serratos in talks to become Selena for Netflix's new series Netflix may have found the next actress to take on the role of Tejano music sensation Selena Quintanilla. The Hollywood Reporter reveals that Christian Serratos, best known for her ongoing role as Rosita on The Walking Dead, is in talks to play the l...
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

Margot Robbie takes on the Fox News scandal in a tense Bombshell teaser If you weren’t already familiar with Bombshell, the upcoming film from director Jay Roach, then this teaser might be a teensy bit confusing at first watch. Even then, you might still admire it as a masterfully tense piece of marketing, and it’s hard ...
18:34, 08/21/2019

Norman Reedus' digital piss is both a "weapon" and a "key" in Death Stranding Death Stranding, the upcoming game from Metal Gear Solid designer Hideo Kojima, has been a source of bafflement for several years now. Its trailers have shown digital versions of actors like Norman Reedus, Léa Seydoux, and Mads Mikkelsen hanging out ...
18:34, 08/21/2019

Marc Maron has some thoughts about newbie Conan O'Brien being named a podcasting pioneer Look, Conan O’Brien Needs A Friend is a really good podcast, okay? All 30-plus episodes of the late-night legend’s first foray into the “no makeup, no hair” world of online celebrity chit-chat are genuinely funny, thoughtful, and filed with the sort ...
18:34, 08/21/2019

Though not technically because of Mindhunter, the Atlanta Child Murders case has been reopened The second season of Netflix’s Mindhunter just dropped recently, with the new batch of episodes partially dealing with a real-life case known as the Atlanta Child Murders. Between 1979 and 1981, an apparent serial killer murdered more than 31 people ...
18:34, 08/21/2019

Donald Trump Greenland row: Danish PM Mette Frederiksen 'disappointed and surprised' at president's cancelled visit The Danish prime minister has said she is "disappointed and surprised" that Donald Trump cancelled his planned visit to the country over Copenhagen's refusal to sell Greenland to the US....
19:00, 08/21/2019

White House whiplash: Trump says he is considering payroll tax cut after spokesman denied it President Trump said he is mulling a cut to payroll taxes to keep the U.S. economy firing, just hours after White house officials denied the idea was under consideration....
19:00, 08/21/2019

Don't worry, a recession is still unlikely The media tells us the yield curve is inverted and this means a recession is both certain and imminent. Every media outlet that's not for President Trump has been bouncing with glee to point it out to us. There is a point to the story too: An inverte...
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

ISIS replacing Taliban as biggest threat to peace in Afghanistan while rebounding in Iraq and Syria THE VIRULENCE OF ISIS: A pair of congressionally mandated Pentagon reports out this month paint a sobering picture of brutal Islamic State fighters who have been disrupted but not defeated and are on the rise in Iraq, Syria, and Afghanistan....
19:34, 08/21/2019

Mesut Ozil's message for Arsenal's rising stars Joe Willock and Reiss Nelson: 'Believe in yourself' Mesut Ozil has told Arsenal's rising stars Joe Willock and Reiss Nelson to keep believing in their own ability as Unai Emery's squad look to maintain an impressive start to the new campaign....
19:34, 08/21/2019

America’s first cannabis restaurant to open in California The Lowell Cafe in West Hollywood confirmed that they will become America’s first “full-service restaurant and lounge to offer farm-to-table cannabis and cuisine.”...
19:34, 08/21/2019

Semen may help prevent HIV infection in women: study Repeated exposure to semen can alter the characteristics of vaginal tissue immune cells that are prime targets for HIV, reducing chances of infection, according to a new study out of Philadelphia’s Wistar Institute and the University of Puerto ...
19:34, 08/21/2019

Wild video shows club worker tossed into air by fierce storm This storm really blew them away. A wild new video shows workers at a South Carolina club getting thrashed around by a storm — including one guy who is flung 20 feet into the air. Samuel Foster and his co-workers at the Esso Club in Clemson wer...
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

'My best friend's wedding — and one fat overdraft' Four-figure hen dos and week-long celebrations in long-haul locations... Big Days come with even bigger budgets — and not just for the happy couple. Kate Wills counts the cost of love...
19:34, 08/21/2019

Gunman shoots 4 students near Clark Atlanta University on night before classes start Police were searching for a shooter Wednesday after four college students were wounded when a gunman opened fire near Clark Atlanta University.        ...
19:34, 08/21/2019

Escaped Georgia inmate wanted in Florida murder case kills himself, police say An armed, escaped Georgia inmate who was named as the prime suspect in the killing of a Florida man earlier this week turned his gun on himself after officers closed in on him, police said Wednesday....
20:00, 08/21/2019

Kia Seltos To Launch Tomorrow: What To Expect Kia is all set to launch its first car in India tomorrow and there are a lot of expectations from the car already. We tell you what to expect from the Seltos as a package and here's what it's all......
20:34, 08/21/2019

How to watch the golf's 2019 Tour Championship, odds to win Justin Thomas is the favorite to win the 2019 Tour Championship and claim the 2019 FedExCup after winning the BMW Championship. Here is how to watch this weekend's season-ending tournament and the other best bets....
20:34, 08/21/2019

U.S. women set for May trial vs. U.S. Soccer All 28 members of the United States Women's National Team will go to trial in May 2020 against the United States Soccer Federation after mediation talks broke down over the players' gender discrimination lawsuit....
20:34, 08/21/2019

Ransomware: an evolving threat Ransomware is any malware that holds your data ransom. These days it usually involves encrypting a victim’s data before asking for cash (typically cryptocurrency) to decrypt. Ransomware ruled the malware world since late 2013, but finally saw ...
20:34, 08/21/2019

Jay Inslee's climate plan adds investments for rural U.S., farmers Democratic presidential candidate Jay Inslee expanded on his climate change plan Wednesday, outlining goals of cutting greenhouse gas emissions from agriculture and rewarding American farmers for green achievements....
20:34, 08/21/2019

Survey: Half of President Donald Trump's voters would blame him for recession Economists and market indicators for weeks have signaled a possible recession over the next year, and more than two-thirds of Americans will blame President Donald Trump if one arrives, a new survey said Wednesday....
20:34, 08/21/2019

Trump administration to lift limits on detention for migrant families The Trump administration said Wednesday it will advance new rules that would allow border agents to detain migrant families with children for longer periods of time than the 20 days allowed by a Clinton-era agreement....
20:34, 08/21/2019

Operation Triple Beam removes 355 violent criminals from Missouri streets Missouri and federal law enforcement agents arrested hundreds of repeat offenders during a U.S. Marshals' operation aimed at removing violent criminals from Kansas City streets, authorities said....
20:34, 08/21/2019

Manager Ascends To New Level Of Consciousness, Makes Completely Logical Connection Between The Handball Rule And Brexit The modern discourse is a never-ending cascade of Expanding Brain memes. Everyone plays their part, and when Deadspin is doing its job well, we provide takes that belong to one of the latter panels, ones hopefully more sophisticated than this but les...
20:34, 08/21/2019

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

Germany: 8-year-old takes car for high-speed autobahn joyride The child halted his trip after beginning to feel unwell. Police said no one was hurt by the boy's 140 kilometer/hour trip down an autobahn near Dortmund....
21:00, 08/21/2019

Gamescom: Cloud gaming turns industry inside out Cloud gaming is one trend in the spotlight of this year's Gamescom, the world's top games trade show. Google's new platform, Stadia, could completely change the industry. Here's what cloud gaming is all about....
21:00, 08/21/2019

China threatens sanctions over sale of US fighter jets to Taiwan The United States has approved the sale of 66 advanced F-16 fighter jets to Taiwan. The sale adds to already tense relations between Beijing and Washington....
21:00, 08/21/2019

Repatriation plans stir fear among Rohingya refugees in Bangladesh Nearly 3,500 Rohingya living in Bangladesh fear for their lives after being told they would be sent back to Myanmar. DW's Naomi Conrad and Arafatul Islam spoke to them at their shelters in Cox's Bazar....
21:00, 08/21/2019

Opinion: Salvini's lust for power puts Italy on brink Interior Minister Matteo Salvini and his League's coalition with the 5-Star movement was only ever a means to an end. His inexorable rise to the top spells more bad news for Italy and the EU, says DW's Barbara Wesel....
21:00, 08/21/2019

German city offers €1 million prize to prove conspiracy theory it doesn't exist The so-called Bielefeld conspiracy has become somewhat of a joke in popular culture. Now the city is offering €1 million to anyone can prove there is no Bielefeld....
21:00, 08/21/2019

Germany: 20.8 million people with immigrant background While refugees catch the headlines, most migrants come from other parts of Europe. Only 15% of 20.8 million people with an immigrant background came as asylum-seekers....
21:00, 08/21/2019