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The matter dates back to 2017 when the Competition Commission referred a collusion case involving 17 banks to the Tribunal. Three domestic banks – Absa, Standard Bank and...

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Bitcoin tests 15-month highs after 10% weekend jump Bitcoin tested 15-month highs on Monday after jumping more than 10% over the weekend, with analysts ascribing the spike to growing optimism over the adoption of cryptocurrencies after Facebook unveiled its Libra digital coin....
12:51, 06/24/2019

"Cut-Paste" Allegations: Jharkhand Minister After Man Dies In Mob Attack A minister in Jharkhand has said it is wrong to politicise mob killings - like the incident in Saraikela-Kharsawan district where a 24-year-old man was beaten to death allegedly for stealing a......
12:51, 06/24/2019

Pokemon Go News: Shadow Pokemon, Shiny Spinda, July Community Day, Huge Niantic profits Niantic has launched a new game this week, but that's not slowing down the progress of Pokemon Go - in fact, there's a lot of new features coming to the game soon...
13:17, 06/24/2019

Check your settings if you don't want Google tracking every move Search giant's "Location History" is an opt-in feature, but Google prompts users to turn it on for better recommendations. In turn, they get followed.       ...
13:34, 06/24/2019

England vs Australia prediction: Cricket World Cup 2019, live stream, TV channel, line-ups, odds, tickets One of the biggest rivalries in cricket will be reignited at Lord's on Tuesday when England meet Australia in the group stage of the Cricket World Cup....
13:51, 06/24/2019

Andy Murray could become doubles specialist after Queen's triumph on return from surgery Andy Murray hopes to continue his winning return at Eastbourne and Wimbledon after doubles success at Queen's in his first tournament since having hip surgery....
13:51, 06/24/2019

Best Buy cuts LG V40 ThinQ price in half with AT&T installments The V40 ThinQ is not LG's newest or fastest smartphone, having been released around eight months ago with a then-impressive Snapdragon 845 processor under the hood. But although the G8 ThinQ and 5G-enabled V50 ThinQ have seen daylight in the meantime...
14:00, 06/24/2019

XFL provides another chance for players who don't want to give up on football dreams QB Philip Nelson is like many others who participated in an XFL Summer Showcase: Not ready to give up football hopes.       ...
14:17, 06/24/2019

Jay Bilas claims college programs don't 'produce' NBA players. John Calipari disagrees In a press conference after the NBA draft, Kentucky coach John Calipari answered Jay Bilas' opinion that college programs do not 'produce' NBA talent.       ...
14:17, 06/24/2019

IOC prepares to vote for 2026 Winter Olympics host The IOC has begun a day-long conference to decide whether the host of the 2026 Winter Olympics will be Milan-Cortina or Stockholm-Are       ...
14:17, 06/24/2019

Over 2,000 people win single lottery after picking 0-0-0-0 A group of lottery players in North Carolina couldn’t be happier to be a bunch of total zeros. More than 2,000 players won the Pick 4 lottery in the Tar Heel state on Saturday when they all chose the winning numbers: 0-0-0-0. About half the 2,0...
14:17, 06/24/2019

Four bodies, including toddler and two infants, found along border: cops The bodies of four people — including a toddler and two infants — were found Sunday night along the US-Mexico border, according to cops. Authorities in Hidalgo County, Texas reported the grisly discovery on Twitter. “Bodies appear t...
14:17, 06/24/2019

Ian Callum: the man who revived Jaguar design Painstaking attention to proportion and form are key ingredients of Callum’s designs Ian Callum steps down as Jaguar’s director of design this month after two decades. We meet the guy whose bold vision revolutionised Jaguar – and saved Aston Martin...
14:17, 06/24/2019

McDonald's says Quarter Pounder sales up 30% since swap from frozen to fresh beef Where's the beef? McDonald's says it has been selling more Quarter Pounder burgers in the last year since it switched from frozen to fresh beef.       ...
14:34, 06/24/2019

Phone dead on the beach? Craving a Slurpee at the park? 7-Eleven now delivers to you More than 2,000 7-Eleven "hot spots" will be working starting Monday. Customers need to download 7-Eleven's 7NOW app to find a hot spot near them.       ...
14:34, 06/24/2019

Is your bank paying you enough interest on savings and CDs? Here's how to find out Tapping higher-interest savings accounts can help protect the buying power of your money. Here are 3 tips from experts.       ...
14:34, 06/24/2019

Closing arguments to start in Illinois man's death penalty case Federal prosecutors and defense lawyers were due to make their closing arguments on Monday in the trial of an Illinois man accused of kidnapping and killing a Chinese graduate student two years ago....
14:51, 06/24/2019

Bangladesh 'Tree Man' Wants Hands Amputated To Relieve Pain A Bangladeshi known as the "Tree Man" because of bark-like growths on his body said Monday he wanted his hands amputated to relieve him of unbearable pain....
15:17, 06/24/2019

US briefing: Iran sanctions, biodiversity crisis and Istanbul election Monday’s top story: Trump promises new sanctions on ‘absolutely broken’ Iran. Plus, where have our 8.3bn tons of plastic waste gone since 1950?Subscribe now to receive the morning briefing by email.Good morning, I’m Tim Walker with today’s essential ...
15:17, 06/24/2019

Trump blasts Fed for blowing US recovery; German business confidence slides – business live Rolling coverage of the latest economic and financial newsTrump attacks Federal ReserveIFO: German business confidence faltersOil hits three-week high as Iran tensions buildBitcoin rally pushes cryptocurrency over $11,000 1.39pm BST Donald Trump is n...
15:17, 06/24/2019

Darwin earthquake: city centre evacuated after 7.2 magnitude tremor Bureau of Meteorology says no tsunami threat from quake, which occurred at a depth of 200km in the Banda Sea, north of AustraliaDarwin residents have reported buildings swaying and parts of the city centre have been evacuated after a 7.2 magnitude ea...
15:17, 06/24/2019

Paws for effect: Japanese zoo stages unusual 'lion' escape drill Staff member in a lion costume helps zoo practise for the event of an escape, as real lions appear unimpressedFor one terrifying moment it looks like the lion is about to get the upper hand against its human nemeses.The animal faces down its would-be...
15:17, 06/24/2019

How we met: ‘I rang her doorbell at 2am, but she didn’t wake up because she was drunk’ Andy Grandmottet-Shaw, 51, and her husband, Yves, 49, met in 1996 after a dispute about some loud music. They live in Porto and have one daughterAndy first clapped eyes on Yves in 1996, when they were living in the same block of flats in Newcastle. “...
15:17, 06/24/2019

| WATCH: 60% of Americans disapprove of President Trump A poll by the Associated Press - NORC Center for Public Affairs Research breaks down registered voters feelings toward the US president and the large field of Democratic candidates....
15:34, 06/24/2019

What's Coming and Going From Netflix the Week of June 24, 2019 Can’t wait for Spider-Man: Far From Home to hit theaters on July 5? Get your summer spidey-fix this week with Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse (Wednesday), the highly acclaimed animated feature from 2018. It won the Academy Award for Best Animated F...
15:51, 06/24/2019

New England's answer to The Hamptons North Adams, nestled in the Berkshires of Massachusetts, is taking its place as tourist hotspot with great food and artsy culture. Find out all the things you can do there....
15:51, 06/24/2019

The most elegant hotel in Paris Domaine de Chantilly is home to one of France's lesser known châteaux. When you're visiting Paris, it makes a great alternative to tourist-burdened Versailles....
15:51, 06/24/2019

General Accused in Ethiopian Coup Attempt is Reported Killed Gen. Asamnew Tsige had been accused of plotting the shooting of five political and military figures in an effort to seize power in the region of Amhara....
16:00, 06/24/2019

Jennifer Aniston, Lisa Kudrow and Courteney Cox Tease Friends Reunion During Girls' Night The one where we're extremely jealous we didn't get an invite... Friends co-stars and real-life BFFs Jennifer Aniston, Lisa Kudrow and Courteney Cox--Rachel Green, Phoebe Buffay......
16:00, 06/24/2019

How Iran's elite use Islamic charities to control secret economic empires Iran's leadership is using Islamic charities to conceal and control massive economic empires, some of which are connected to sanctioned businesses and a designated terrorist organization, according to a new report....
16:00, 06/24/2019

JetBlue sues Walmart for trademark infringement over Jetblack service JetBlue Airways has sued Walmart for trademark infringement, after the world's largest retailer began using the name Jetblack for its text-based personal shopping service....
16:17, 06/24/2019

Why the memory of the Holocaust has become a "monster" In his novel about a Holocaust scholar, Yishai Sarid is critical of Israeli remembrance culture. In an interview with DW, he speaks about Auschwitz and the pornography of evil....
16:34, 06/24/2019

Thailand's ruling powers 'increasingly paranoid' about social media: Pravit Rojanaphruk Five years after the military junta took power in Thailand, new cyber laws may worsen the ruling party's crackdown on freedom of expression. DW spoke to Pravit Rojanaphruk about the threat to media freedom....
16:34, 06/24/2019

Foul ball strikes fan in the head at Dodgers Stadium The unnamed fan stayed in her seat for about 15 minutes before she was taken to the hospital for precautionary tests. Cody Bellinger, who hit the foul ball, checked on her between innings....
16:34, 06/24/2019

Trump to order hospitals to be transparent about healthcare costs President Donald Trump will sign an executive order aimed at requiring hospitals to be more transparent about prices before charging patients for healthcare services, Secretary of Health and Human Services Alex Azar said on Monday....
16:51, 06/24/2019

U.S. Supreme Court declines to hear Argentina appeal over energy company dispute The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday rejected Argentina's bid to fend off a lawsuit by energy company Petersen Energía Inversora, S.A. seeking compensation for shares it owned in the now-nationalized YPF S.A. energy company....
16:51, 06/24/2019

US STOCKS SNAPSHOT-Wall Street opens higher on tech boost U.S. stocks opened slightly higher on Monday, boosted by technology shares, while investors pinned their hopes on a meeting between Presidents Donald Trump and Xi Jinping later this week to de-escalate trade tensions....
16:51, 06/24/2019

UPDATE 1-German portaloo firm up for sale, private equity interested -sources German portaloo firm Adco, known for its Dixi and Toi Toi brands, is up for sale with four private equity groups in the last round of bidding for the 700-800 million euro ($796 million) firm, people close to the matter said....
16:51, 06/24/2019

UPDATE 1-Swiss ready to retaliate against EU over stock market access The Swiss government said on Monday it was ready to ban stock exchanges in the European Union from trading Swiss shares - intensifying a row over a stalled partnership treaty....
16:51, 06/24/2019

Falcon Heavy rocket set to attempt SpaceX’s “most difficult launch ever” The Falcon Heavy rocket is seen in its hangar in Florida before rollout to the launch pad. [credit: SpaceX ] SpaceX's Falcon Heavy rocket wi...
16:51, 06/24/2019

Stocks add to big June gains as investors look ahead to US-China trade talks Stocks rose as investors looked ahead to a key meeting between President Donald Trump and Chinese President Xi Jinping at this week's upcoming G-20 summit....
16:51, 06/24/2019

FOP vice president slams 'disgusting' video of hecklers taunting police at scene of officer's death Sacramento police officers were heckled by members of the community while investigating the scene where rookie officer Tara O'Sullivan was killed last week, and the Vice President of the National Fraternal Order of Police says interactions like that ...
16:51, 06/24/2019

Freezing embryos doesn't boost IVF success rate despite common use People are often advised to freeze embryos and delay implantation so the uterus can recover from drugs taken during egg removal, but there may be few benefits...
16:51, 06/24/2019

Jabra Elite 85h Review Jabra takes on Sony and Bose with the new Elite 85h, which is priced at Rs. 28,999. Does this premium wireless active noise cancelling headset have the edge it needs? Find out in our review....
17:00, 06/24/2019

Walmart is using artificial intelligence to prevent checkout theft In a bid to cut down on theft and mistakes, Walmart is using artificial intelligence hooked up to cameras monitoring checkouts to ensure every item in your cart is scanned and paid for....
17:00, 06/24/2019

Nationals option starter Erick Fedde to minors, but more roster decisions loom Washington now has an open spot on its 25- and 40-man rosters, and a handful of questions to answer ahead of a three-game series with the Marlins in Miami this week....
17:00, 06/24/2019

Want to work from home? Some remote jobs now have salaries topping $100,000 More than 4 million employees — slightly more than 3% of the U.S. workforce — work from home at least half the time.       ...
17:00, 06/24/2019

England keep their cool to march on but Cameroon's antics are ammunition for detractors A visibly shaken Phil Neville had, he said, come to the World Cup "to put on a show for the world" but this was not the type of performance the England manager had in mind....
17:00, 06/24/2019

Boris Johnson in show of unity with Carrie Symonds days after flat 'bust-up' Boris Johnson and his partner Carrie Symonds broke cover today as pictures emerged of them holding hands and gazing into each other's eyes just days after police were called to a row at her flat....
17:00, 06/24/2019

Jeremy Corbyn's Brexit vote pressure before union talks Jeremy Corbyn came under fresh pressure today as a poll showed that trade union members were overwhelmingly in favour of a second Brexit vote and would want to stay in the European Union....
17:00, 06/24/2019

The Family Chantel Drama Continues in Intense New 90 Day Fiancé Spinoff Sneak Peek The drama between Chantel, Pedro and their families is just getting started--and is too big to contain on 90 Day Fiancé: Happily Ever After? season four. Now, Chantel, Pedro and their......
17:17, 06/24/2019

Kim Kardashian Wishes the "Truth" About Jordyn Woods and Tristan Thompson's Cheating Scandal Aired Sooner It's been four months since news about Jordyn Woods and Tristan Thompson's cheating scandal broke. But on Sunday's episode of Keeping Up With the Kardashians, fans watched Khloe......
17:17, 06/24/2019

Chemists discover structure of glucagon fibrils Patients with type 1 diabetes have to regularly inject themselves with insulin, a hormone that helps their cells absorb glucose from the bloodstream. Another hormone called glucagon, which has the opposite effect, is given to diabetic patients to rev...
17:17, 06/24/2019

Ex-defense secretary faces probe over Sri Lankan blasts COLOMBO, Sri Lanka (AP) — Sri Lanka’s attorney general has advised the acting police chief to begin a criminal investigation of the former defense secretary over “major lapses” that failed to stop Easter Sunday suicide bombings that...
17:17, 06/24/2019

Justices say scandalous trademarks law is unconstitutional WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court has struck down a section of federal law that prevented officials from registering “scandalous” or “immoral” trademarks, handing a victory to a Los Angeles-based fashion brand spelled F-U-C-...
17:17, 06/24/2019

Justices side with business, government in information fight WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court is siding with businesses and the U.S. government in a ruling about the public’s access to information. The high court ruled Monday against a South Dakota newspaper that was seeking information about the gove...
17:17, 06/24/2019

Markets Right Now: Mixed start for stocks on Wall Street NEW YORK (AP) — The latest on developments in financial markets (all times local): 9:35 a.m. Stocks are off to a mixed start on Wall Street as gains for technology companies are offset by losses in health care and other sectors. Western Digital rose ...
17:17, 06/24/2019

US officials recruit Dikembe Mutombo for Ebola messages NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. health officials are turning to basketball hall of famer Dikembe Mutombo for help in one of the deadliest Ebola outbreaks in history. Mutombo is regarded as one of the greatest defensive players in NBA history and is a well-known...
17:17, 06/24/2019

2 injured in small plane crash at airport VINE GROVE, Ky. (AP) — Two people were injured when a small plane crashed in Kentucky. News reports cite a statement from the Vine Grove Police Department saying a single-engine aircraft crashed Sunday evening at the Vine Grove Airport. Police said t...
17:17, 06/24/2019

Sheriff: Woman, toddler, 2 infants found dead in South Texas MISSION, Texas (AP) — A sheriff in South Texas says Border Patrol agents have discovered the bodies of four people, including three children, within a wildlife management area near the border. Hidalgo County Sheriff Eddie Guerra tells the McAllen Mon...
17:17, 06/24/2019

Man killed in Russia’s Chechnya after wounding 2 policemen GROZNY, Russia (AP) — Police in Russia’s Chechnya province say that an attacker has wounded two officers before being shot dead. The authorities said the attack happened in Chechnya’s provincial capital, Grozny, on Sunday when police stop...
17:17, 06/24/2019

Exclusive: 3rd Generation Renault Duster To Be Petrol Only The new Renault Duster will have a modern engine lineup with likely smaller turbocharged offerings - which will not only meet global emission standards for 2023, but also have a slew of transmission......
17:17, 06/24/2019

GST Council To Consider Reducing Tax On Electric Vehicles The GST Council will consider reducing tax on electric vehicles, which are seen as more environment-friendly, and the matter is pending before it, Minister of State for Finance Anurag Thakur informed......
17:17, 06/24/2019

Dear John: Why does Keanu Reeves like to play you so much? Summer might have just shown up (in some parts of the world, anyway), but we think we can safely call this the year of Keanu Reeves. Thanks in great part to the ageless, genial actor, the third chapter in the John Wick series offered a strong antidot...
17:34, 06/24/2019

U.S. turns to Mutombo to deliver Ebola message Dikembe Mutombo has recorded radio and video spots designed to persuade people in Congo to take precautions to help battle one of the deadliest Ebola outbreaks in history....
17:34, 06/24/2019

Answering biggest NFC East questions: Wentz healthy? Haskins to start? Will Carson Wentz avoid the injury bug in 2019? How long before rookie QB Dwayne Haskins starts for the Redskins? Let's take a look at what's cooking in the NFC East....
17:34, 06/24/2019

Everything you need to know for the 2019 NBA awards Giannis Antetokounmpo or James Harden for MVP? Luka Doncic or Trae Young for Rookie of the Year? The wait is almost over for the 2019 NBA Awards Show -- here's what you need to know....
17:34, 06/24/2019

Predicting the 13 matches for SummerSlam SummerSlam is right around the corner. What's our ideal lineup for one of the biggest events of the year? Tim Fiorvanti and Marc Raimondi offer 13 matches they'd like to see happen in Toronto....
17:34, 06/24/2019

Steiner baffled by Haas' 'worst weekend' in F1 Guenther Steiner said he had no answer for why Haas was so off the pace at the French Grand Prix, which he labelled the team's worst weekend since joining the F1 grid four years ago....
17:34, 06/24/2019

Trump Expected to Announce New Economic Sanctions on Iran The president has said he wants to tighten sanctions in the hopes of driving Tehran into negotiations on a deal to place additional limits on its nuclear activity and curb its aggression....
17:34, 06/24/2019

Gen. Jack Keane: Trump is first president in 39 years to be on 'strategic offensive' against Iran Retired military general and Fox News analyst Jack Keane has praised President Trump's "maximum pressure campaign" against Iran which he said has yielded results not seen in decades....
17:51, 06/24/2019

Tom Brady intends to 'foster' troubled teammate Josh Gordon: report New England Patriots wide receiver Josh Gordon’s struggles are widely known, but it appears he’s going to get some help from his future Hall of Fame teammate....
17:51, 06/24/2019

Cameroon player appears to spit on opponent during heated match The knockout-stage match between England and Cameroon was one of the most intense games of the entire Women’s World Cup and saw one player spit on their opponent in the heat of the moment....
17:51, 06/24/2019

President Donald Trump Was Credibly Accused of Rape—But It Didn't Make Front-Page News Writer E. Jean Carroll provided a detailed allegation of rape against Donald Trump in New York magazine and it's barely breaking through the news cycle....
17:51, 06/24/2019

Paris clamps down on electric scooters as law of the jungle rules If you're spending time in Paris this summer and decide to check out one of the 20,000 electric scooters buzzing along its boulevards, you might want to be careful how you ride and where you end up parking....
17:51, 06/24/2019

Trump is willing to talk to Iran, top U.S. adviser says U.S. President Donald Trump is ready to talk to Iran about a deal that would lift American sanctions but Tehran would need to curtail its nuclear and missile programs, as well as its support for proxies, a senior U.S. official said on Monday....
17:51, 06/24/2019

Merkel's Bavarian allies snub her coal exit plan Conservative Chancellor Angela Merkel's Bavarian allies have called for Germany to phase out coal by 2030 but the government has insisted on keeping its 2038 target, in the latest sign of strain within her coalition....
17:51, 06/24/2019

Palestinians rally against Kushner's economic peace plan Palestinians burned portraits of President Donald Trump as they protested in both the Gaza Strip and the Israeli-occupied West Bank on Monday against U.S.-led plans for a conference on their economy in Bahrain....
17:51, 06/24/2019

Eleven thousand unionized airline catering workers across the country have voted to authorize a stri Eleven thousand unionized airline catering workers across the country have voted to authorize a strike “when released by the National Mediation Board,” following a breakdown in negotiations with Sky Chefs and Gate Gourmet. We’ll be coming through the...
18:00, 06/24/2019

Nobody is Paying Attention to the Presidential Race Yet The first Democratic presidential debates are this Wednesday and Thursday, and while the first contest is still eight months away, it feels like the race has been in full-throttle for eight years at this point....
18:00, 06/24/2019

Objectively Speaking, There's a Lot of Psycho Nazi Type Stuff in This Laura Ingraham Background Report Axios has published a collection of leaked Trump administration vetting reports—the background documents that Trump’s team prepared on its potential hires and appointees. For example, Fox News’ Laura Ingraham was vetted for the role of White House Pr...
18:00, 06/24/2019

Mike Pence Just Chuckles When Asked About Horrific Child Detention Conditions Speaking with CNN’s Jake Tapper on Sunday, Vice President Mike Pence was given a chance to commit to improving the appalling conditions in which migrant children detained by the government are being kept. Instead, Pence squirmed, dodged, and at one p...
18:00, 06/24/2019

Erdogan no longer appears invincible after bruising election result The Istanbul election result is a stinging defeat for Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, with major implications for the country and potentially for the region....
18:00, 06/24/2019

MTA board member wants to publicly shame fare beaters A newly appointed MTA board member on Monday called for the public shaming of subway fare beaters. “I would like to see us capturing this behavior on camera and posting it publicly,” Sarah Feinberg, the chair of the MTA bus and transit committee, sai...
18:17, 06/24/2019

Pre-registered cars: buying guide Tips & advice 24 Jun, 2019 Pre-registered cars explained: what they are and how they can save you a bundle of cash over a brand-new car...
18:34, 06/24/2019

CHEAP: Spit in the face of cleaning with 20% off iRobot’s Roomba 690 vacuum Welcome to CHEAP, our series about things that are good, but most of all, cheap. CHEAP! Although there are a few oddballs out there, very few of us like cleaning. Yes, the aftermath can be hugely pleasurable, but could you imagine how much better lif...
18:34, 06/24/2019

Severe weather rips through northern Indiana Northern Indiana experienced damage due to severe weather that swept through on Monday. Trees and power lines were both brought down by the storm.        ...
18:34, 06/24/2019

Mary J. Blige cries happy tears at BET Awards Speaking before she picked up the Lifetime Achievement honor at the BET Awards, musician Mary J. Blige said, "I've given so much in my life to my fans, just so people can heal. (June 24)        ...
18:34, 06/24/2019

US officials recruit Dikembe Mutombo for Ebola PSA U.S. health officials are turning to retired basketball star Dikembe Mutombo to help battle one of the deadliest Ebola outbreaks in history. (June 24)        ...
18:34, 06/24/2019

Fresh Pixel 4 leak gives us another look at Google’s unreleased flagship Google’s upcoming new Pixel 4 and Pixel 4 XL are the worst-kept secret in all of tech right now because, well, they’re really not a secret at all anymore. Once a set of Pixel 4 design files was stolen from the factory where Google’s...
18:34, 06/24/2019

Hacker Used Raspberry Pi to Steal Sensitive NASA Docs Turns out a tiny Raspberry Pi was at the source of a big headache for NASA. An audit released by the NASA Office of Inspector General on June 18 reveals that an early 2018 cyberattack utilizing one of these mini-computers resulted in a hacker making ...
18:51, 06/24/2019

US military launched cyberattacks against Iran after drone shot down: officials The U.S. military carried out a cyberattack against Iran last Thursday even as President Trump nixed plans for airstrikes in response to the downing of an American drone, officials confirmed to Fox News.  ...
18:51, 06/24/2019

'Fox & Friends' takes on chaotic Buttigieg town hall: He looked 'weak, detached from the community' The hosts of "Fox & Friends" criticized South Bend, Ind., Mayor Pete Buttigieg for his handling of a town hall event that turned chaotic Sunday over his administration's handling of police-involved shooting....
18:51, 06/24/2019

Afghans Supported by U.S. Repel Taliban to Increase Leverage in Talks Afghans supported by U.S. forces push back against the Taliban in a small farming district to help increase leverage in the Doha peace talks. But it’s unclear what the Kabul government will do to keep the district secure and the Taliban at bay....
18:51, 06/24/2019

Drinking coffee 'could help weight loss' Those who struggle to get through the day without a cup of coffee or two will be pleased to hear that researchers believe it may help boost weight loss....
18:51, 06/24/2019

Midwifery students use augmented technology to improve clinical skills Midwifery students in London are learning to bring new life into the world in a radically new way with the help of augmented reality (AR) technology. ...
18:51, 06/24/2019

If You Want a Short Side Gig, Apply for a Census Job Now The 2020 Census is coming, did you hear? And while the decennial survey is not without its problems, it’s a huge undertaking that requires many, many people to make it happen: half a million people, actually. That massive hiring effort is happening n...
18:51, 06/24/2019

Bernie Sanders calls for canceling $1.6 trillion in student loan debt U.S. presidential contender Bernie Sanders proposed a plan on Monday to cancel $1.6 trillion in student loans and pay for it with a tax on Wall Street, elevating the issue in the 2020 debate and going beyond proposals from his Democratic White House ...
19:00, 06/24/2019

Exclusive: Himesh Patel sings The Beatles for 'Yesterday' British newcomer Himesh Patel had to sing Beatles songs live for the romantic comedy "Yesterday," which imagines a world without the Fab Four.        ...
19:00, 06/24/2019

Lockheed nets $16.2M contract for Virginia-class sub masts Lockheed Martin has received a $16.2 million contract for multifunction modular masts for new Virginia-class Block V hulls, spares and repairs, the Defense Department announced....
19:00, 06/24/2019

macOS Catalina preview: It's all about the apps Three weeks ago, Apple was holding court at the San Jose Convention Center, where it kicked off its annual developer conference with first looks at iOS 13, iPadOS and the latest version of macOS, Catalina. Today the company is releasing Catalina in b...
19:17, 06/24/2019

Amazon Echo Show 5 review: An Alexa display with alarm clock smarts When Amazon introduced the second-gen Echo Show display last year, it was a huge upgrade over the original, with a built-in browser, better sound and more video options than before. Just months later, however, and Amazon has released a new model call...
19:17, 06/24/2019

Bill Gates claims his ‘greatest mistake’ was not beating Android Bill Gates has spoken candidly about his regrets as the leader of Microsoft, most particularly the company's attempts to build a dominant mobile OS. As reported by The Verge, during an interview at venture capital firm Village Global, Gates said...
19:17, 06/24/2019

U.S. high court to rule on scope of copyright for legal codes The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday agreed to hear a bid by Georgia lawmakers to win federal copyright protection for an annotated version of the state's legal code and to decide whether state and local governments can sue people who publish such texts ...
19:17, 06/24/2019

U.S. Supreme Court strikes down stiff firearms penalties Conservative Justice Neil Gorsuch sided with the U.S. Supreme Court's four liberal members on Monday in striking down as unconstitutionally vague a law imposing stiff criminal sentences for people convicted of certain crimes involving firearms....
19:17, 06/24/2019

Gibbs was "sweating" over Truex Jr/Busch NASCAR team-mate rivalry Team owner Joe Gibbs says he was "sweating" over the prospect of having Martin Truex Jr and Kyle Busch in the same outfit for the 2019 NASCAR Cup Series season...
19:34, 06/24/2019

Military service member found dead in southern Arizona AJO, Ariz. (AP) — Authorities say another military service member assigned to help secure the U.S.-Mexico border has died in southern Arizona. Officials at Peterson Air Force Base in Colorado Springs, Colorado, said in a statement that the military s...
19:34, 06/24/2019

Milan-Cortina to host 2026 Winter Olympics The Italian city edged out Stockholm, Sweden to host the games in seven years time. Milan and Stockholm were the two cities left after four others pulled out due to worries over project size and costs....
19:34, 06/24/2019

Future of Notre Dame Cathedral wide open More than two months after the devastating fire that ravaged Notre Dame Cathedral in Paris, reconstruction details remain unclear. The French National Assembly has the issue on its agenda again....
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England fans escorted from stadium amid Cameroon World Cup tensions • ‘It’s not something we’ve ever experienced before’• Cameroon supporters infuriated by VAR decisionsEngland fans have told how they were escorted from the ground following the 3-0 defeat of Cameroon after tensions flared in the crowd.One group of su...
19:34, 06/24/2019

Cameroon chaos, England's under-21 exit and Buffon to Leeds? – Football Weekly Max Rushden, Barry Glendenning, Jonathan Wilson and Tim Stillman discuss England’s win over a fuming Cameroon side, the Under-21s’ early exit, Copa América and the Africa Cup of NationsJoin the conversation on Facebook, Twitter and email.We start wit...
19:34, 06/24/2019

Apple launches iOS 13 and iPadOS public beta early Apple must be feeling confident about iOS 13 and iPadOS, as the public beta for both operating system updates has launched a week sooner than anticipated.Originally scheduled for July, Apple's public beta program allows you to get iOS 13 as well...
19:51, 06/24/2019

macOS Catalina public beta is now available to download If you can’t wait until later this year to test out Apple’s latest operating system, then you can now download the macOS Catalina public beta.Apple has now released the early version of macOS Catalina for anyone with a compatible Mac to...
19:51, 06/24/2019

These are today's ultimate cheap iPhone deals - beat the flagship Apple prices from £20/pm While there is no doubt we're massive fans of Apple's latest and greatest smartphones, the one thing we could never quite get on board with was the prices. You could spend £1,000+ on the likes of the iPhone XS Max or, you could spend h...
19:51, 06/24/2019

USA vs Spain live stream: how to watch today's Women's World Cup 2019 match from anywhere USA may be riding high at the 2019 Women's World Cup, but Spain will want to spoil the reigning champions' party in Reims today. It feels like it might be a one-sided affair, but we'll tell you how to get a USA vs Spain live stream fro...
19:51, 06/24/2019

YouTube vs Vimeo YouTube and Vimeo are two of the most popular video sites around, and at first glance they look quite similar, but there are some key differences.Whether you're looking for a platform to upload and share your videos, or you want somewhere to wat...
19:51, 06/24/2019

Video: DC Metro Officers Tase Man Because He Looked Like He Wanted to Fight Cops A video of a Washington, D.C., Metro police officer tasing a man who was simply asking questions about the detention of two juveniles has sparked outrage and anger among residents and activists. But no one was “shocked” by the incident...unless you c...
19:51, 06/24/2019

Trump Has the Perfect Location for His Library: A Trump-Owned Property Leave it to the businessman who’s so bad at business, he’s probably lost every game of Monopoly he’s ever played, to try and profit off his presidential library....
19:51, 06/24/2019

Fortnite Fortbyte 24 Location Accessible wearing Nana Cape back bling inside Banana Stand Accessible by wearing the Nana Cape back bling inside a Banana Stand is the Fortbyte challenge players can complete today in Fortnite Battle Royale. Here's everything you need to know....
19:51, 06/24/2019

These 3 lawmakers know the secrets in Mueller's report The fate of Donald Trump’s presidency may hinge on Congress’ handling of special counsel Robert Mueller’s report — yet just three rank-and-file members of the House are allowed to view Mueller's confidential files. Reps. Val Demings (D-Fla.), Eric S...
20:00, 06/24/2019

Ertz returns, Horan out for US match against Spain Julie Ertz returned to the U.S. national team's starting lineup against Spain on Monday after a hip contusion kept her out of the team's last match at the Women's World Cup       ...
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Review: Jessica Jones S3 is flawed but packs a powerful payoff in the end Enlarge / Last Defender standing: Jessica Jones (Krysten Ritter) ponders what it means to be a hero in the final season. (credit: YouTube/Netflix) Jessica Jones makes its final bow with an imperfect but ultimately powerful and thought-provoking thi...
20:17, 06/24/2019

On Last Week Tonight, John Oliver Has Tips for Those Who Want to Climb Mt. Everest Safely Mount Everest is no longer just a mountain, John Oliver said on Sunday night’s Last Week Tonight. These days it has become everyone’s go-to metaphor for a significant challenge and one that everyone wants to cross off their bucket list, w...
20:17, 06/24/2019

New York Times columnist follows AOC's lead, declares Trump ‘is running concentration camps at the border’ New York Times columnist Charles Blow on Sunday compared the treatment of migrant children to slavery and the Holocaust, declaring the President Trump is “running concentration camps at the border.”...
20:17, 06/24/2019

George Lopez targets Donald Trump's kids as 'anchor babies' in criticism over immigration policies Comedian George Lopez took a shot at President Donald Trump’s immigration policy calling his children, including 13-year-old Barron, “anchor babies.”...
20:17, 06/24/2019

Disney and Soros among super-rich urging US government: tax us more Billionaires call for tax on extreme wealth to combat inequality‘America has a moral responsibility to tax our wealth more’ More than a dozen prominent US billionaires are calling for a new government tax on extreme wealth to help combat income inequ...
20:17, 06/24/2019

John Oliver on climbing Mount Everest: 'like the line at Trader Joe’s' Last Week Tonight’s John Oliver explained the danger in the commercialization of climbing the world’s tallest mountainLast Week Tonight’s John Oliver discussed the danger involved in climbing Mount Everest, the world’s tallest mountain. First summite...
20:17, 06/24/2019

Border patrol finds bodies of woman and three children in south Texas Bodies of a woman in her early 20s, a toddler and two infants were found and are believed to have been dead for daysUS border patrol agents in south Texas have discovered the bodies of four people, including three children, near the Mexican border, a...
20:17, 06/24/2019

Suspected mastermind of Ethiopia coup attempt shot dead, says official Gen Asamnew Tsige accused of planning attacks that killed army chief of staff and Amhara state president A man accused of trying to seize control of Ethiopia’s northern Amhara state has been shot dead and a number of other plotters arrested, a senior...
20:17, 06/24/2019

Costco chief among best CEOs for female workers, according to women Compiled data from female staffers found the CEOs who ranked highest for women included the heads of software and IT companies.       ...
20:34, 06/24/2019

US in the World Cup quarterfinals after 2-1 win over Spain REIMS, France (AP) — Megan Rapinoe converted a pair of penalty kicks and the United States set up a much-anticipated quarterfinal meeting with host France at the Women’s World Cup with a 2-1 victory over Spain on Monday. Rapinoe’s first c...
20:34, 06/24/2019

Last of 6 Texas men charged in Missouri gun theft sentenced SPRINGFIELD, Mo. (AP) — Two Dallas men who helped steal 654 firearms in Springfield, Missouri, have been sentenced to federal prison. Federal prosecutors say 36-year-old Raynord Hunt was sentenced Friday to eight years and four months in prison witho...
20:34, 06/24/2019

Ex-Chicago Council member gets year in prison for corruption CHICAGO (AP) — A former Chicago City Council member has been sentenced to a year and one day prison after pleading guilty to corruption charges. U.S. District Judge Jorge Alonso sentenced 66-year-old Alderman Willie Cochran on Monday, saying he is pa...
20:34, 06/24/2019

The Latest: Jury deliberates in Chinese scholar death case PEORIA, Ill. (AP) — The Latest on the trial in the slaying of a visiting Chinese scholar (all times local): 12:30 p.m. Jurors are deliberating in the trial of a former University of Illinois doctoral student charged with kidnapping and killing a 26-y...
20:34, 06/24/2019

Republicans criticize Montana governor for flying pride flag HELENA, Mont. (AP) — Montana’s House speaker and other Republican lawmakers are criticizing Democratic Gov. Steve Bullock for flying the gay pride rainbow flag instead of the state flag over the weekend. Speaker Greg Hertz wrote in a Facebook p...
20:34, 06/24/2019

Dad pleads guilty in crash that killed 1 son, hurt another WILLINGBORO, N.J. (AP) — A New Jersey father who was driving drunk and speeding when he crashed his car, killing one of his 4-year-old twin sons and seriously injuring the other, has pleaded guilty to vehicular homicide. Burlington County prosecutors...
20:34, 06/24/2019

Government moves more than 300 children out of Texas Border Patrol station after AP report of perilous conditions EL PASO, Texas (AP) — Government moves more than 300 children out of Texas Border Patrol station after AP report of perilous conditions....
20:34, 06/24/2019

Missouri judge allows abortions to continue, for now JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — A Missouri judge says the state’s lone abortion clinic can continue performing abortions, at least in the near future. St. Louis Circuit Judge Michael Stelzer on Monday ruled to extend a preliminary injunction he prev...
20:34, 06/24/2019

USWNT tops Spain in World Cup after controversial PK REIMS, France — Megan Rapinoe converted a pair of penalty kicks and the United States set up a much-anticipated quarterfinal meeting with host France at the Women’s World Cup with a 2-1 victory over Spain on Monday. Rapinoe’s first came i...
20:34, 06/24/2019

This could be Frank Ntilikina’s first step towards Knicks comeback With a push from his new French agent, Frank Ntilikina is all in on playing for the French National Team in the prestigious FIBA World Cup, according to NBA sources. The event is held in China from Aug. 31 to Sept. 15. The French team is expected to ...
20:34, 06/24/2019

Rules to follow betting wide open World Cup knockout games Knockout-round action for the United States women’s soccer team begins Monday (FS1, noon) with a knockout-round battle versus Spain. Betting markets see Spain as very similar in quality to Sweden, the most recent victim of the USWNT. The closing line...
20:34, 06/24/2019

Lonzo Ball’s first words since blockbuster Anthony Davis trade Lonzo Ball wanted to be in Los Angeles, until he didn’t. Which, coincidentally, was right around the time Ball was traded last week. “You probably heard the news, it’s good news in my opinion,” Ball said of the trade in a vide...
20:34, 06/24/2019

One year later, Thailand’s rescued cave boys honor diver who died HIANG RAI, Thailand – A Thai soccer team trapped in a cave last year for 17 days returned there on Monday to perform Buddhist rituals honoring a former navy diver killed in the dramatic effort to rescue them that captivated the world. A year af...
20:34, 06/24/2019

Cat survives trip through tumble cycle in family’s washing machine A Minnesota cat has eight lives left – after miraculously surviving a harrowing, 45-minute spin cycle in a washing machine. One-year-old Felix climbed into Stefani Carroll-Kirchoff’s machine in the basement of her Maplewood home Wednesday after she f...
20:34, 06/24/2019

White House briefly locked down over suspicious package The White House was briefly placed on lockdown Monday morning while the Secret Service investigated a suspicious package found on the North Lawn. “Secret Service Uniformed Division Officers are responding to an incident involving a suspicious package...
20:34, 06/24/2019

US Holocaust museum denounces AOC’s ‘concentration camp’ remarks The US Holocaust Memorial Museum on Monday denounced “efforts to create analogies between the Holocaust and other events” – a reaction to Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez’s equating border facilities for migrants to concentration camps. The New York fre...
20:34, 06/24/2019

Woman accused of binding puppy’s mouth shut with hair tie A Utah woman has been charged with animal torture for using a hair tie to clamp shut her 3-month-old puppy’s mouth shut to prevent her from barking, according to reports. Alexis Marie Callen, 19, of Murray, was charged with torturing a companion anim...
20:34, 06/24/2019

Scott Disick Has Found His "Real Love and Passion" in His 3 Kids Scott Disick has found his true passion--and it will melt your heart. Everyone's favorite Kardashian Lord poked fun at himself on social media on Sunday when he noticed a change in......
20:34, 06/24/2019

Halsey Gets Real About Sobriety, Pregnancy and Surviving Sexual Assault Halsey is an open book. As the cover star of Rolling Stone's "Hot Issue," the songstress got candid on her life today--and seemingly no topic was off limits. At the time of......
20:34, 06/24/2019

Stock Market's Record Isn't a Reason to Worry With the S&P 500 reaching a fresh high again last week the obvious worry is that investors are getting overenthusiastic. But glance at the stocks that are leading the market and there are no obvious signs of exuberance....
20:34, 06/24/2019

China's Money-Markets Strains Ease, but System Is Still Vulnerable to Shocks Signs of funding stress in China’s money markets have abated after the country’s financial regulators urged banks and brokerages to restore calm, but the recent disruptions show the financial system’s vulnerability to even small shocks....
20:34, 06/24/2019

Mortgage Bond That Vanished Is Back A unit of private-equity firm Cerberus has issued debt secured by home-equity lines of credit. The securities received a triple-A rating from four agencies....
20:34, 06/24/2019

Capuchin monkeys have a 3,000-year archaeological record Enlarge (credit: By Tiago Falótico - Own work, CC BY-SA 4.0, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=60386655) The archaeological record of human tools use dates back about 2.5 million years, and archaeologists use changes in stone tool tec...
20:34, 06/24/2019

Boxing News at Five: Usyk will get in the Joshua-Ruiz heavyweight mix, Hughie Fury to fight Sam Peter on Khan’s Saudi Arabia undercard Oleksandr Usyk confirmed as the mandatory challenger for the WBO heavyweight title, one the belts Andy Ruiz seized from Anthony Joshua The post Boxing News at Five: Usyk will get in the Joshua-Ruiz heavyweight mix, Hughie Fury to fight Sam Peter on K...
20:34, 06/24/2019

Ted Cheeseman clings on to British title Slick challenger Kieron Conway holds Ted Cheeseman to a draw. Simon Euan-Smith reports from ringside The post Ted Cheeseman clings on to British title appeared first on Boxing News....
20:34, 06/24/2019

Pliskova moves on in Eastbourne after sister act Second seed Karolina Pliskova was just happy not to have her twin sister on the other side of the net as she made a winning start at the Eastbourne championships on Monday....
20:51, 06/24/2019

Another American has died in the Dominican Republic A 56-year-old man from Long Island, New York, has died in the Dominican Republic, according to multiple reports.       ...
20:51, 06/24/2019

Ask the Captain: Frequently asked questions about air travel You've got questions about how airplanes and airlines work and Captain John Cox has answers. Each week, he clears up aviation mysteries.       ...
20:51, 06/24/2019

DHS cyber director warns of surge in Iranian “wiper” hack attacks Enlarge / An effective wiper of sorts. (credit: Getty Images) With tensions between the US and Iran on the rise following the downing of a US military drone last week, the director of the Department of Homeland Security's Cybersecurity and Infrastr...
20:51, 06/24/2019

UK judge rules that woman must abort her baby A British court has mandated that a mentally disabled London woman must terminate her pregnancy. The decision came late last week as the woman entered her 22nd week of pregnancy, as first reported by the Catholic News Agency. Justice Nathalie Lieven ...
21:00, 06/24/2019

Brazil's antitrust regulator wants competition in Sao Paulo airport Brazil's antitrust regulator wants new rules for allocating airplane landing and departure rights, known as slots, in Sao Paulo's crowded domestic airport, saying they are too concentrated among two main airlines....
21:00, 06/24/2019

McConnell to meet 9/11 responders to discuss victims’ fund Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell is meeting this week with 9/11 first responders to talk about reauthorizing the September 11th Victim Compensation Fund...
21:17, 06/24/2019

Sweden v Canada: Women's World Cup 2019 – live! Live updates from the last-16 match at 8pm BSTReport: USA edge past Spain to set up quarter-final with France‘Value it more’: Marta’s impassioned plea to BrazilEmail simon.burton@theguardian.com | Tweet @Simon_Burnton 8.13pm BST 13 mins: Now Beckie r...
21:17, 06/24/2019

Self-styled presidential ‘climate change candidate’ would wean U.S. off fossil fuels The Democrat running as the "climate change candidate" in the 2020 presidential election laid out a strategy in Florida's Everglades on Monday for weaning the United States off fossil fuels that includes banning drilling on public lands and ending cr...
21:17, 06/24/2019

Water shortage could cut India's food exports, minister warns A water shortage could cut food exports from India, which has emerged as a leading supplier of a number of food products to the world, the water resources minister warned on Monday....
21:17, 06/24/2019

Sweden shrugs and sighs as Italy wins fight for 2026 Games STOCKHOLM (AP) — Jubilation for the winners from Italy. A shrug of indifference by the losers from Sweden. Stockholm-Are’s failed bid for the Winter Olympics in 2026 provided insight into the psyche of the Swedish population when it comes to ge...
21:17, 06/24/2019

JetBlue sues Walmart over name of shopping service, Jetblack NEW YORK (AP) — JetBlue Airways is asking a judge to block Walmart from calling its new text-message personal-shopping service Jetblack, saying the name infringes on the airline’s trademarks. JetBlue sued Walmart in federal district court in Ne...
21:17, 06/24/2019

Formula sold at Walmart recalled after complaint about 'metal' in product A formula company has issued a voluntary recall for a product sold in Walmart locations nationwide after it received a consumer complaint about metal in the powder....
21:17, 06/24/2019

New Research Is Focusing on Treating Teens’ Suicidal Thoughts With Support of Friends, Family A 16-year-old boy, a high school athlete with good grades, told his therapist that he was thinking about taking his own life. That therapist, Dennis Kolsch, got him admitted to an inpatient ward. “He didn’t have a great experience in ther...
21:17, 06/24/2019

UPDATE 1-Oklahoma judge approves Teva's $85 million opioid settlement An Oklahoma judge on Monday approved a revised $85 million settlement with Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd resolving claims by the state's attorney general that the drugmaker helped fuel the U.S. opioid epidemic....
21:34, 06/24/2019

UPDATE 2-Czechs detect new Russian oil contamination, Slovakia finds no problem Czech oil refiner Unipetrol has stopped taking oil from the Druzhba pipeline due to chloride contamination detected at the Ukraine-Slovakia border, Czech officials said on Monday, but the Slovak pipeline operator denied contamination had been found....
21:34, 06/24/2019

Trump 'should not be worried' by polls because Dems are 'nowhere near mainstream America:' John Sununu Former Republican White House Chief of Staff John Sununu said pollsters must rebuild their data metrics across the board if they hope to obtain more accurate polling in future elections. ...
21:34, 06/24/2019

Mike Pompeo visits Saudi Arabia in first of 5-nation swing U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo arrived in Saudi Arabia Monday to meet with King Salman and discuss confronting Iran in the first of a five-nation tour by the United States' chief diplomat....
21:34, 06/24/2019

IOC selects Milan-Cortina d'Ampezzo, Italy, to host 2026 Winter Games Just 13 years after last hosting the Winter Olympic Games, Italy again won the quadrennial winter competition Monday for 2026 -- only this time events will be split between Milan and Cortina d'Ampezzo....
21:34, 06/24/2019

Italy wins vote to host 2026 Winter Games For the second time in 20 years, Italy will host the Olympics Winter Games, in 2026. IOC members voted for Milan-Cortina over Stockholm-Are from Sweden on Monday....
21:34, 06/24/2019

'Jeopardy' champ Holzhauer to debut in WSOP James Holzahuer, who became a celebrity during his "Jeopardy!" win streak, will make his World Series of Poker debut, with plans to donate half his winnings to charity....
21:34, 06/24/2019

Microsoft's next step toward embracing Android: Adding app support? Microsoft is considering bringing Android apps to Windows 10 Lite devices like its rumored dual-screen Centaurus PC. Can Microsoft embrace and extend without trying to extinguish?...
21:34, 06/24/2019

Flying Wallenda sibling: I ‘freaked’ out 25 stories above Times Square NEW YORK — Nik Wallenda says he “freaked” out when his balancing pole slipped during a high-wire walk with his sister above New York’s Times Square. Nik and Lijana Wallenda spoke Monday on ABC’s “Good Morning America,” just hours after their harrowin...
21:34, 06/24/2019

Two Kawhi Leonard billboards appear in Los Angeles Los Angeles began its pitch to lure Toronto Raptors superstar and possible free agent Kawhi Leonard with two digital billboards placed close to Staples Center....
21:51, 06/24/2019

Watch: Los Angeles Dodgers hit walk-off home run for third straight game Los Angeles Dodgers rookie catcher Will Smith punctuated a three-game sweep of the rival Colorado Rockies with a walk-off home run, the third straight game the Dodgers have won in that style....
21:51, 06/24/2019

The internet was created so Busta Rhymes could meet Banjo-Kazooie Banjo-Kazooie is having a bit of a moment. Although the series hasn’t seen a console release in more than a decade, the title characters of Rare’s fever dream witch-battling bird-and-bear platformer will soon be coming to Super Smash Bros. Ultimate ...
21:51, 06/24/2019

Induced lactation: why a woman doesn't need to bear a child in order to breastfeed it A viral photograph of a couple breastfeeding their twin babies has highlighted the process that allows a woman to nurse a child she has not carried. So how does it work?A photograph of Jaclyn and Kelly Pfeiffer breastfeeding their twin babies has gon...
21:51, 06/24/2019

Government internet ban leaves parts of Myanmar ‘in a blackout’, UN expert calls for immediate lifting With “no media access” in parts of the country and “serious restrictions” on humanitarian organizations, the United Nations expert on the situation of human rights in Myanmar urged the Government on Monday to “reverse its decision” and lift the mobil...
21:51, 06/24/2019

You can download the first iOS 13 public beta on iPhone and iPad right now The future of Apple’s mobile operating system has arrived for everyone who wants to test it today, as the first public beta for iOS 13 is now available for iPhone (as is the public beta for iPadOS). The rollout comes just a week after the secon...
22:00, 06/24/2019

Trump says he sent North Korea's Kim friendly letter U.S. President Donald Trump said on Monday he sent North Korean leader Kim Jong Un a "very friendly letter" in response to birthday greetings he received last week from Kim....
22:00, 06/24/2019

Dozens hurt, town evacuated after Kazakh munitions depot blasts The Kazakh government ordered the evacuation of a town of 44,000 on Monday after a series of blasts at a nearby munitions depot killed one person and injured dozens, the Central Asian nation's authorities said....
22:00, 06/24/2019

Report: Microsoft Is Cooking Up a Dual-Screen Surface With Support for Android Apps Computer makers have been dreaming about dual-screened laptops for a long time. Microsoft got the hype started nearly a decade ago with the Courier, a rumored dual-screen tablet that at some point was in development but never got an official release....
22:00, 06/24/2019

Europeans cool on Iran coalition talk, seek de-escalation European officials appear cool toward U.S. talk of building a global coalition against Iran, saying that their top priority is to de-escalate tensions in the region...
22:00, 06/24/2019

Hard Rock Hotel in Dominican Republic to remove liquor from minibars The Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in the Dominican Republican announced it is removing liquor dispensers from all guest rooms after the deaths of Americans that have shaken the island’s tourism and raised concerns over the use of unregulated liquor....
22:00, 06/24/2019

Are home warranties right for you? (NBC News) – As the housing market remains active, new homeowners struggle with making another big decision… purchasing a Home Warranty. Consumer Reports Chief Editor Margot Gilman advises readers to first decide if they need a policy, wh...
22:00, 06/24/2019

Pompeo meets Abu Dhabi crown prince, discusses Iran U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Monday discussed countering the threat from Iran in the region with Abu Dhabi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Zayed al-Nahyan of the United Arab Emirates, the U.S. Mission in the UAE said....
22:17, 06/24/2019

Italy's Milan-Cortina wins vote to host 2026 Winter Olympics Italy will host the 2026 Olympics in Milan and Cortina d'Ampezzo, taking the Winter Games to the Alpine country for the second time in 20 years       ...
22:34, 06/24/2019

Oil mixed on crude demand fears and U.S.-Iran tensions Oil prices were mixed on Monday as market concerns about the possibility of a conflict between the United States and Iran eased, while worries about declining crude demand resurfaced....
22:34, 06/24/2019

If opioids are prescribed to a family member, overdose may be more likely: U.S. study Even when a family member gets lower doses of opioids, the overdose risk is almost three times higher than in a family where nobody has been prescribed them....
22:51, 06/24/2019

Judge approves $24 million settlement over Rams' PSLs A federal judge has approved a settlement calling for the NFL's Rams to pay up to $24 million to personal seat license holders in St. Louis. U.S. District Judge Stephen Limbaugh Jr. approved the settlement Monday      &...
23:00, 06/24/2019

Set Reminders for Emotional 'Check-Ins' With Your Partner Some people are adept at being emotionally present enough with their partner to regularly check in, voice appreciation and send a sweet or funny text just because. And some people are ... not....
23:00, 06/24/2019

This robot crawls along wind turbine blades looking for invisible flaws Wind turbines are a great source of clean power, but their apparent simplicity — just a big thing that spins — belie complex systems that wear down like any other, and can fail with disastrous consequences. Sandia National Labs researchers have creat...
23:00, 06/24/2019

Trump Signs Order Compelling Disclosure of Health-Care Prices President Trump issued an executive order to compel price disclosure in health care, an initiative that could upend industry practices and give consumers more information on their out-of-pocket costs....
23:17, 06/24/2019

For an Immigrant Family, Sarajevo Still Casts Its Shadow In a two-part memoir, “My Parents/This Does Not Belong to You,” Aleksandar Hemon shows how Bosnia and its wartime strife have shaped a life of exile....
23:17, 06/24/2019

Ex-University of Illinois doctoral student guilty in slaying of visiting Chinese scholar A former University of Illinois doctoral student was convicted Monday of killing a visiting scholar from China after abducting her at a bus stop as she headed to sign an off-campus apartment lease....
23:17, 06/24/2019

Prosecuting Florida woman who turned in estranged husband’s guns sets ‘scary precedent,’ lawmaker says A Florida lawmaker is warning a State Attorney Monday that it would set a “scary precedent” if he prosecutes a woman who recently was arrested after taking firearms from her estranged husband’s home to turn in to police....
23:17, 06/24/2019

Hawaii skydiving plane accident investigation shifts focus to 'quality' of repairs made following 2016 crash The National Transportation Safety Board is investigating the quality of previous repairs on the plane that crashed from Oahu Parachute Centre Friday, killing everynone on board in the deadliest civil aviation accident in the U.S. since 2011....
23:17, 06/24/2019

Hitman 2’s first expansion unleashes Agent 47 on Wall Street Hitman 2 is getting more content with a new mission and destination in its first Expasion Pack. Agent 47 is heading to Wall Street to deliver justice.Read More...
23:34, 06/24/2019

U.S. tariffs on China-made consumer tech goods seen cutting sales, delaying upgrades U.S. consumers will delay or forgo technology upgrades if President Donald Trump imposes a new round of 25% tariffs on Chinese goods, slowing the U.S. innovation engine, technology industry executives said on Monday....
23:34, 06/24/2019

Bart Reagor: ‘I don't have anything to hide' amid fraud charges Bart Reagor says in a video released by a Houston consulting firm that he had no idea rampant floorplanning fraud was occurring beneath him at his now-bankrupt Texas dealership group....
23:34, 06/24/2019

French fiscal administration launches probe into Ghosn's wealth, report says The French fiscal administration has launched an in-depth probe into the wealth of former Renault-Nissan Chairman Carlos Ghosn, a newspaper reported. The executive is facing currently financial misconduct charges in Japan, which he denies....
23:34, 06/24/2019

You can buy this private island near NYC for $13 million Owner Al Sutton recently listed Columbia Island near NYC for sale, and if you have the $13 million to fork out, Sutton is throwing in neighboring Pea Island to sweeten the deal....
23:51, 06/24/2019

UK sends paper to Rumpke Recycling during paper ban LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18)– As of May 14, the city of Lexington is no longer accepting paper at their recycling center. The University of Kentucky is still recycling paper but at a higher cost. Joanna Ashford, the University of Kentucky Recycling ...
00:00, 06/25/2019

Severe Thunderstorm Warning issued June 24 at 5:33PM EDT until June 24 at 6:15PM EDT by NWS Jackson KY At 532 PM EDT, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near Hargis to Bonanza to Orchard, moving northeast at 50 mph. HAZARD…60 mph wind gusts. SOURCE…Radar indicated. IMPACT…Expect damage to roofs, siding, and...
00:00, 06/25/2019

Andreescu withdraws from Wimbledon LONDON (AP) — Bianca Andreescu won’t play at Wimbledon because she needs more time to recover from a shoulder injury. In a Twitter post Monday, Tennis Canada said “Unfortunately due to ongoing shoulder rehab and recovery, Bianca Andreescu...
00:00, 06/25/2019

Special Weather Statement issued June 24 at 5:25PM EDT by NWS Jackson KY At 525 PM EDT, radar indicated strong thunderstorms were located along a line extending from Buck to Leatherwood. Movement was northeast at 45 mph. Winds in excess of 40 mph are possible with these storms. Locations impacted include… Pikeville,...
00:00, 06/25/2019

Dispute lingers over how many votes needed for pension bill FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — A prominent Kentucky House Democrat is questioning whether Republican Gov. Matt Bevin has enough votes to legally pass his pension-relief proposal in a special legislative session. Rep. Joni Jenkins said Monday she’s heari...
00:00, 06/25/2019

Florida inmate charged with murder in 1986 Michigan slaying PAW PAW, Mich. (AP) — A Florida prison inmate has been charged with murder in the strangling of a woman in southwestern Michigan more than three decades ago. Prosecutors charged 49-year-old Robert James Waite last week in the killing of 59-year-old W...
00:00, 06/25/2019

Wimbledon tennis: An SW19 area guide, from main attractions to nightlife Wimbledon is known for one thing above all: tennis. Every July, SW19 is transformed into a hub of activity as fans from all over the world arrive to watch the annual Championships....
00:00, 06/25/2019

Croatia vs England, U21 Euros LIVE stream: How to watch today's football on TV and online England will look to end a hugely disappointing European Under-21 Championship campaign on something of a high note when they meet Croatia in a dead-rubber fixture in San Marino this evening....
00:00, 06/25/2019

Hamilton says governing body should decide F1 rules, not teams Five-times world champion Lewis Hamilton said decisions about Formula One's rules should be left in the hands of the governing body rather than teams with vested interests....
00:17, 06/25/2019

‘Winning by any means possible,’ U.S. grinds past Spain to World Cup quarterfinals The United States was hardly at its best against a spirited and physical underdog, but "we showed a lot of grit and experience,” said Megan Rapinoe, who two goals were the difference....
00:17, 06/25/2019

Trump proves to be unpredictable partner at home and abroad WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump’s sudden decision against military strikes may have prevented open military conflict with Iran. But it also showed him anew to be an unpredictable, unreliable partner at home and abroad. The businessman-...
00:34, 06/25/2019

Arkansas man arrested in shootings, fire that killed 3 EARLE, Ark. (AP) — Authorities have arrested a man in the killing of two adults and a child whose bodies were found in a burning home in eastern Arkansas. The Crittenden County Sheriff’s Office says Ezekiel Lindsey was arrested Sunday on suspic...
00:34, 06/25/2019

In search of the beer snake Once brought to life by empty pints, the beer snake has become endangered. Sam Borden journeyed to the Cricket World Cup to try to catch a glimpse of these fan-created reptiles....
00:34, 06/25/2019

Deadspin What Was Jill Ellis Doing? Deadspin What Was Jill Ellis Doing? | The Muse The Kardashians Finally Unleashed Their Wrath Upon Jordyn Woods on TV | Splinter The Holocaust Museum’s Dreadful Intervention In the Concentration Camp Debate | The Grapevine A Twitter Thread Wants to Kn...
00:51, 06/25/2019

| Heart issue rules Cameroon player out of Nations Cup Cameroon forward Joel Tagueu has been forced to withdraw from the squad ahead of their opening game at the Africa Cup of Nations due to an irregular heart condition....
00:51, 06/25/2019

| Hamilton admits F1 show 'needs dramatic overhaul' Lewis Hamilton moved within reach of an overhaul of some of Formula One's most notable records with his flawless unchallenged triumph at the French GP....
00:51, 06/25/2019

Most people who think they’re allergic to penicillin are wrong: study One out of 10 people think they are allergic to penicillin, but new research suggests nearly all of those people are wrong. A report published in the January edition of the Journal of the American Medical Association by researchers at Massachusetts G...
01:00, 06/25/2019

This teen’s sore throat turned out to be a brain tumor All her life, Christina Giuffrida dealt with annoying medical problems, from headaches and hearing problems to ear infections. But they never seemed that serious. “Kids get ear infections all the time,” the 19-year-old Yonkers resident reasoned when ...
01:00, 06/25/2019

Americans can’t quit processed meat Spam calls to Americans — even as public-health experts warn of the risks posed by processed meats. US adults still eat just as much processed meat as they did 18 years earlier, according to a study published Friday in the Journal of the Academy of N...
01:00, 06/25/2019

Coffee and ‘brown fat’ could be the secrets to fighting obesity Caffeinate the fat away. Scientists at the University of Nottingham in the United Kingdom have discovered that drinking a cup of joe may fight obesity and diabetes by helping the body burn fat. “This is the first study in humans to show that so...
01:00, 06/25/2019

Corona is testing out a stackable beer can Corona may have just made the traditional six-pack a thing of the past. In an effort to move away from plastic six-pack rings, Corona is testing out a new type of beer can. The new cans have threading at the top and bottom that allow them to be conne...
01:00, 06/25/2019

Regulators approve shot to boost women’s sex drive Federal regulators approved a medication Friday to boost low sex drive for women that comes in the form of a shot to the thigh or abdomen. The approval from the Food and Drug Administration adds another drug — the other is a daily pill that received ...
01:00, 06/25/2019

Iran: US botched retaliatory cyberattack, faces 'crushing response' to drones Secretary of State Mike Pompeo arrived in Saudi Arabia for talks ahead of a planned announcement of new economic sanctions targeting Iran.        ...
01:00, 06/25/2019

Bill de Blasio Just Can't Get the 'Normal Human Being' Thing Down Despite what the polls might lead you to believe, New York City mayor Bill de Blasio is a real person running for the real office of President of the United States....
01:17, 06/25/2019

One of the Best Ideas Any Democrats Have Had for a Long Time Reps. Ilhan Omar and Pramila Jaypal and Sen. Bernie Sanders unveiled a sweeping proposal on Monday that would cancel all $1.6 trillion in outstanding student debt in America, erasing a burden held by some 45 million Americans. It’s one of the best id...
01:17, 06/25/2019

Border Patrol to Relocate Hundreds of Migrant Children From Hell Camp The Associated Press reported on Monday that the Trump administration will move 300 children from a border patrol station in Clint, TX, which has come under scrutiny in recent days after an AP report on horrific conditions the government has been for...
01:17, 06/25/2019

Trump: Some of My Best Friends Are Iranian! President Donald Trump announced on Monday that his administration will place new economic sanctions on Iranian Supreme Leader Ayatollah Khamenei amid rising tensions between the United States and Iran....
01:17, 06/25/2019

Security Council urges ‘maximum restraint’ around Gulf region as Iran and United States trade diplomatic blows in New York There is a need for “genuine regional dialogue” to address rising tensions in the Gulf, Iran’s Ambassador to the United Nations said on Monday, calling on Secretary-General António Guterres “to play a role” in bringing countries to the table....
01:17, 06/25/2019

House's pay raise in doubt as GOP wavers The bipartisan attempt to raise salaries for members of the House of Representatives is in doubt as GOP leaders are finding little support for what would be a difficult political vote, according to Republican sources. House Democratic leaders have b...
01:34, 06/25/2019

Railway Cop Saves Passenger Who Tried To Get Off Moving Train A Railway Protection Force constable has saved the life of a passenger who had fallen between platform and train while getting down from the train at Bhubaneswar railway station, an official said......
01:51, 06/25/2019

Madan Lal Saini's Demise Major Loss For BJP: PM Modi Expressing grief on the demise of BJP's Rajasthan unit president Madan Lal Saini, Prime Minister Narendra Modi today said his passing away was a major loss for the BJP....
01:51, 06/25/2019

Email Us Issues To Be Raised In Assembly: DMK Chief MK Stalin DMK President MK Stalin on Monday asked the people of Tamil Nadu to e-mail them the issues that need to be raised in the ensuing Assembly session beginning on June 28....
01:51, 06/25/2019

BJP Says Will Use "UP Model" Of Encounters In Bengal, Trinamool Hits Back Two senior state BJP leaders Monday courted controversy by saying the party would follow the "Uttar Pradesh model" of giving free hand to the police to wipe out criminals in encounters, when it comes......
01:51, 06/25/2019

"Akhilesh Yadav Betrayed Father Mulayam For Power," Says BJP Hours after Mayawati announced her plans of going solo in all future elections thus ending the SP-BSP alliance, the BJP took a swipe at Akhilesh Yadav, saying he has been "punished" by the BSP chief......
01:51, 06/25/2019

Officers, Special Forces' Soldiers Warned Of Honey Trap Bid On Instagram The army intelligence on Monday issued an advisory to its personnel against a suspected enemy spy believed to be targeting officers and Special Forces' soldiers on social media, news agency ANI......
01:51, 06/25/2019

What causes shortness of breath when lying down? Some potential causes of shortness of breath when lying down include heart failure, obesity, and emphysema. Learn more about the causes of shortness of breath when lying down here, along with their treatment options....
01:51, 06/25/2019

Bernie Sanders unveils plan to wipe out college debt, tuition In perhaps the boldest plan yet on tackling college debt, 2020 Democratic hopeful Bernie Sanders unveiled a plan Monday to wipe out all $1.6 trillion in college student debt, regardless of income status....
01:51, 06/25/2019

5 dead after shootings, fire at central California home park Authorities said Monday they're trying to find a motive to explain why a gunman killed several people at a mobile home park on the central California coast....
01:51, 06/25/2019

Robert Friend, one of last remaining Tuskegee Airmen, dies at 99 One of the last surviving Tuskegee Airmen -- the historic black fighter squadron during World War II -- has died in California, his family said. He was 99....
01:51, 06/25/2019

2 dead, 13 injured in Colorado bus crash A bus transporting a New Mexico church group veered off a Colorado highway, striking a bridge embankment, killing two people and injuring several others, officials said....
01:51, 06/25/2019

George Clooney to finally try making another movie with adaptation of Good Morning, Midnight Last August, George Clooney was named the highest-paid actor in the world even though he hadn’t made a movie since 2016's Money Monster, prompting us to wonder why he should get paid so much for not doing his job when we don’t get paid at all whe...
02:00, 06/25/2019

The Latest: Jury urges death for California family’s killing SAN BERNARDINO, Calif. (AP) — The Latest on jurors reaching a penalty decision in a quadruple murder trial (all times local): 4:30 p.m. A jury has recommended the death penalty for a Southern California man convicted of killing a family of four with ...
02:00, 06/25/2019

FedEx sues to block enforcement of export regulations WASHINGTON (AP) — FedEx is suing the United States government over export rules it says are virtually impossible to follow because it handles millions of packages a day. The delivery company says most packages are sealed when customers drop them off....
02:00, 06/25/2019

Wildfire burning in Florida Everglades near major interstate FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) — A wildfire burning in the Florida Everglades has given some commuters a smoky ride home along Interstate 75 in an area called Alligator Alley. Florida Forest Service officials confirmed lightning started the wildfire Sund...
02:00, 06/25/2019

Brazil says deaths from dengue up 163% in first half of year RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Brazil’s health ministry says deaths from dengue fever in the last six months have risen 163% from the same period last year. The ministry said in a note Monday that heavier rains and higher temperatures have been contribu...
02:00, 06/25/2019

BC-KY–Kentucky News Digest 6:50 pm, KY Here’s a look at how AP’s general news coverage is shaping up in Kentucky. Questions about coverage plans are welcome and should be directed to the AP-Louisville bureau at (502) 583-7718 or aplouisville(at)ap.org. Beth Campbell is on the ...
02:00, 06/25/2019

US: Iran sanctions lock up 'billions of dollars' After President Donald Trump signed an order targeting Iran's supreme leader and associates with additional financial sanctions, Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin said the move will 'lock up literally billions of dollars of assets.' (Ju...
02:00, 06/25/2019

Supreme Court Rules That ‘Scandalous’ and ‘Immoral’ Names Can Be Trademarked In a 6-3 ruling decided Monday, the Supreme Court struck down the Patent and Trademark Office’s (PTO) ban on “immoral” or “scandalous” trademarks, calling it a violation of free speech. Siding with Erik Brunetti, the jus...
02:00, 06/25/2019

This hair dryer is great for salon-quality blowouts—and it's finally on sale The Dyson Supersonic hair dryer is one of the best hair dryers we've ever tested, and it's on sale for its lowest price yet on Drop.com.       ...
02:00, 06/25/2019

James Middleton opens up about suffering from 'crippling' depression James Middleton, brother to Kate Middleton and Pippa Middleton, continues to discuss how he battled his depression.        ...
02:17, 06/25/2019

Tickets for 'Avengers: Endgame' rerelease go on sale starting today at major theater chains The new cut will likely draw thousands back to theaters and could finally push "Avengers: Endgame" above and beyond the record $2.78 billion "Avatar" has earned since its release in 2009....
02:17, 06/25/2019

Teleflex recalls breathing tubes worldwide after reports of 4 deaths Teleflex Inc said on Monday it plans to recall some lots of its Hudson RCI Sheridan endotracheal tubes used for helping patients breathe, following reports of four deaths....
02:17, 06/25/2019

Conatus Pharma to explore options as liver disease drug fails trial Conatus Pharmaceuticals Inc said on Monday it plans to explore options and implement a restructuring plan after its liver disease drug failed in a mid-stage trial....
02:17, 06/25/2019

Case renders for Apple iPhone 11 Max show that Apple might have made an important decision Earlier this month, we showed you images of Olixar's camera protectors for the Apple iPhone 11, iPhone 11 Max and iPhone 11R. Posted on MobileFun's website, the accessories dovetailed with some information about the rear cameras on the 2019 iPhones t...
02:17, 06/25/2019

Why We Should Give The Bachelorette's Hannah Brown a Break for Keeping Luke P. Around Relationships are messy, and few more so than those on The Bachelorette. At this point on screen, Hannah Brown is currently dating nine men, several of whom seem like great guys, and one......
02:17, 06/25/2019

Death in Ice Valley: New clues in Isdal Woman mystery A man who may have seen the Isdal Woman on the way to her death; a police officer bitter that the case was shut down - new leads in a 49-year-old puzzle....
02:34, 06/25/2019

UPDATE 2-Lawyers for Huawei CFO urge Canada to withdraw extradition proceedings Lawyers for Huawei's chief financial officer urged Canada's justice minister on Monday to withdraw extradition proceedings against Meng Wanzhou, who has been detained in Vancouver since December on U.S. fraud charges....
02:34, 06/25/2019

Lockheed Martin wins $562 mln U.S. defense contract -Pentagon Lockheed Martin Corp has been awarded a $562 million contract for sales of Army tactical guided missiles to Bahrain, Poland and Romania, the Pentagon said on Monday. (Reporting by Eric Beech; Editing by Mohammad Zargham)...
02:34, 06/25/2019

UPDATE 4-U.S. Supreme Court to hear insurers' bid for $12 billion in Obamacare money The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday agreed to decide whether insurers can seek $12 billion from the federal government under a program set up by the Obamacare law aimed at encouraging them to offer medical coverage to previously uninsured Americans....
02:34, 06/25/2019

Lawyers for Huawei CFO urge Canada to withdraw extradition proceedings Lawyers for Huawei's chief financial officer urged Canada's justice minister on Monday to withdraw extradition proceedings against Meng Wanzhou, who has been detained in Vancouver since December on U.S. fraud charges....
02:34, 06/25/2019

Cute summer outfits for 2019: From party dresses to jumpsuits RSVP heck yes! Here’s some outfit inspiration for every event on your calendar this summer — from casual cookouts to rad rooftop parties. Jump on it A bright, tropical-print jumpsuit would be fab on its own, but amp it up even more by styling i...
02:51, 06/25/2019

BBC, Who Dis Woman? A Spoof of Meghan Markle Sparks Backlash Will the lampooning of Meghan Markle ever end? Likely no time soon, as a new satire show premiering on BBC Two indicates. The 3D-animation comedy show Tonight with Vladimir Putin premiered on Sunday night in Britain, with the Duchess of Sussex portra...
03:00, 06/25/2019

Your Ignorance Is Showing If You Believe in a 'Gay Agenda' Same-gender-loving men have been accused of trying to ruin the black family, and that’s a black-ass lie. Men who are part of the LGBTQ+ community are concerned with having the right to merely exist and to be treated as equals. As for an agenda? We do...
03:00, 06/25/2019

Knicks Fined By NBA For Being Diaper Babies Toward New York Daily News On the same day that another New York professional sports team was punished by its league for a manager and pitcher picking a fight with a reporter over a benign salutation, the New York Knickerbockers incredibly managed to retain their crown as the ...
03:17, 06/25/2019

New York Knicks rookie RJ Barrett reveals where his NFL allegiances lay New York Knicks rookie R.J. Barrett will look to make a great first impression in his first NBA season but a recent revelation may have some fans calling for a foul instead....
03:34, 06/25/2019

Ford Is Bringing Back the Puma But Now It's a Lame Crossover The original 1997 Ford Puma was a fun, tiny, Europe-only two-door from a time when Ford Europe was obsessed with cat-like design cues. It even won Top Gear’s Car of the Year award. The new Puma will be a compact crossover, which will be like the orig...
03:34, 06/25/2019

NASCAR Delayed Reviving Sonoma's Carousel Because It Needed a Place to Store Its Junk The carousel turn at Sonoma Raceway is, like a carousel at the carnival, a nice feature that makes everyone smile. Also like the kind at a carnival, the carousel is highly trafficked—by racing series, track-day schools and more. But NASCAR stopped us...
03:34, 06/25/2019

White House Directs Conway Not to Testify Before House Panel Kellyanne Conway, President Trump’s counselor, was asked to answer questions about her violations of a federal law that bars government officials from engaging in political activities at work....
03:51, 06/25/2019

Taxi Officials Are Grilled Over Lending Crisis: ‘This Is a Moral Outrage’ In an emotional City Council hearing, lawmakers said New York officials could have stopped exploitative loans that have devastated thousands of cabdrivers....
04:00, 06/25/2019

Forgot the alcohol? This chain can deliver it right to your door in as little as an hour Just in time for summer, Sam's Club has partnered with Instacart to deliver beer, wine and spirits directly to your home in as little as one hour.       ...
04:34, 06/25/2019

AOC claims it was 'literally easier' for her to be elected to Congress than pay off student loans Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, D-NY, claimed on Monday that it was "literally easier" for her to win her historic election as the youngest lawmaker on Capitol Hill than to pay off her student loan debt. ...
04:34, 06/25/2019

Lyft driver cleared in disappearance of University of Utah student, police say Police in Salt Lake City revealed Monday there was no evidence a missing University of Utah student who disappeared after ordering a Lyft and was dropped off at a Utah park one week ago has suffered “any harm.”...
04:51, 06/25/2019

Taika Waititi hired to try and figure out how to make a Flash Gordon movie It’s been a few months since we heard about long-delayed Flash Gordon reboot, which means it’s now time to hear about… another Flash Gordon reboot. After all, kids of all ages are just constantly screaming about Flash Gordon, a thing they are definit...
04:51, 06/25/2019

Vehicles catch fire, explode at California CarMax lot BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (KGET) — A brush fire spread to and set ablaze vehicles that began exploding at a CarMax lot in south Bakersfield, according to the California Highway Patrol. The fire, reported at 1:30 p.m., traveled from the right hand shoulder ...
05:00, 06/25/2019

TPD wrangles nearly a dozen horses set loose on east side TUCSON – A few Tucson Police Department officers had to saddle up Monday after they had to wrangle up nearly a dozen horses that got loose on the east side. According to TPD, about 10 horses were spotted wandering an area between Ridgeside Driv...
05:00, 06/25/2019

Police: Sierra Vista teen dies after falling from SUV SIERRA VISTA, Ariz. – A teenage boy died after falling from the roof of an SUV early Monday morning, police said. Sierra Vista police and fire departments responded to the area of Avenida Escuela and Blackbird Drive at approximately 12:11 a.m., to a ...
05:00, 06/25/2019

Volunteers needed for west side trail building, restoration TUCSON – Pima County Natural Resources, Parks and Recreation is calling volunteers to help with trail construction and restoration at Painted Hills and Enchanted Hills trail parks. The Painted Hills trail system will feature four miles of new trails,...
05:00, 06/25/2019

4 critically hurt after Carnival Cruise tour bus wrecks in Bahamas A Carnival Cruise tour bus carrying 32 passengers on a shore excursion wrecked in the Bahamas on Monday, sending five people to the hospital — four with critical injuries, officials said. Air Force and Coast Guard crews had to airlift the hurt ...
05:00, 06/25/2019

Man accused of murdering Tinder date slashes his own throat in court Chaos broke out in a Nebraska courtroom Monday when a man accused of suffocating and dismembering a woman who vanished after a Tinder date in 2017, slashed his own throat and collapsed. During his murder trial, 52-year-old Aubrey Trail yelled: “...
05:00, 06/25/2019

Miss Hooters Tennessee contestant busted for trashing boyfriend’s house A woman who was among the top five contestants in the Miss Hooters Tennessee competition was arrested for trashing her boyfriend’s house, a report said Monday. Madison Rogers, 21, was charged with aggravated burglary and vandalism after being c...
05:00, 06/25/2019

God won’t stop mass shooting so bring guns to synagogue, rabbi urges A Massachusetts rabbi is urging his congregation to bring their guns to Shabbat — claiming their thoughts and prayers are not enough to save them during a mass shooting. “We can’t think, ‘I’m just praying, and God will s...
05:00, 06/25/2019

Italian ‘cocaine king’ mafia boss escapes from prison in Uruguay An Italian Mafia boss nicknamed the “Cocaine King of Milan” broke out of a Uruguayan prison by climbing out of a hole in the roof, authorities said Monday. Notorious mobster Rocco Morabito and three other inmates made their exit from the ...
05:00, 06/25/2019

Nissan CEO apologises to shareholders over misconduct issue Nissan Motor Co Ltd Chief Executive Hiroto Saikawa on Tuesday apologised to shareholders for the fallout of a scandal involving former Chairman Carlos Ghosn, which has rocked the automaker and clouded the outlook of its partnership with Renault SA ....
05:00, 06/25/2019

PRESS DIGEST- British Business - June 25 The following are the top stories on the business pages of British newspapers. Reuters has not verified these stories and does not vouch for their accuracy....
05:00, 06/25/2019

New York City is the first new 'Hitman 2' location Hitman 2 has had the same locations since launch -- you could take on new targets, of course, but the missions always had to take place in the same environments. You'll have some variety very shortly, though. IO is giving Expansion Pass holder...
05:00, 06/25/2019

Lamine Diack to stand trial for money laundering and corruption • Former IAAF president, 86, charged by French authorities• His son Papa Massata Diack and four others also face trialLamine Diack, the disgraced former IAAF president, has been ordered to stand trial on charges of corruption and money laundering. It...
05:17, 06/25/2019

Women’s football cannot – and should not – be judged on one wild game The Cameroon players deserve criticism but when male players behave despicably we seem to judge individuals rather than the whole sportSome of the behaviour we saw from Cameroon’s players and their coach in their game against England was shocking, bu...
05:17, 06/25/2019

Luka Dončić, True To Form, Dominates Rookie Of The Year Voting Dallas Mavericks sensation Luka Dončić won Rookie of the Year honors Monday night at the annual NBA Awards, inexplicably broadcast live on TNT, which presumably ran out of rerun episodes of Bones with which to fill their primetime schedule....
05:17, 06/25/2019

Air Canada Is ‘Reviewing’ How a Sleeping Passenger Was Left on a Locked, Parked Plane Air Canada said Sunday it’s looking into how crew members could have disembarked from a plane without noticing a sleeping passenger who was left behind. The airline was responding to an incident involving a woman who described waking up “...
05:34, 06/25/2019

‘When the time comes for me to fight Lomachenko, people will see what Richard Commey has got’ Richard Commey used to be able to walk through New York unnoticed, but not on this day, writes Declan Taylor The post ‘When the time comes for me to fight Lomachenko, people will see what Richard Commey has got’ appeared first on Boxing N...
05:34, 06/25/2019

Kellyanne Conway declines to appear before House panel White House counselor Kellyanne Conway on Monday turned down a request to testify before the House Oversight and Reform Committee on possible violations of the Hatch Act, opening the doors for the committee to vote on issuing a subpoena to the close ...
05:51, 06/25/2019

Trump privately talks about ending Japan defense treaty: Bloomberg U.S. President Donald Trump has recently spoken privately about withdrawing from the defense treaty with Japan as he is of the view that the postwar pact treated the United States unfairly, Bloomberg reported late on Monday....
06:00, 06/25/2019

Speculation about motive for David Ortiz shooting still rampant in Dominican Republic Skepticism about the motive for David Ortiz's shooting remains rampant in the Dominican Republic even after the official explanation.       ...
06:00, 06/25/2019

American Athletic Conference unlikely to replace UConn in football The American Athletic Conference is unlikely to replace UConn in football, a source close to the conference told the USA TODAY Network this week.       ...
06:00, 06/25/2019

Ultrarich Americans Ask 2020 Presidential Hopefuls To Tax Them More A group of ultrarich Americans wants to pay more in taxes, saying the nation has a "moral, ethical and economic responsibility" to ensure that they do....
06:17, 06/25/2019

Russian, US Astronauts Return To Earth From International Space Station The first crew to blast off to the International Space Station following a launch accident that deepened doubts over Russia's space programme returned to earth Tuesday....
06:17, 06/25/2019

Lyft Driver Dropped Off US Student At Park Far From Home. She Vanished Mackenzie Lueck was dropped off at a park in northern Salt Lake City, where she did not live, said police spokesman Detective Greg Wilking, who declined to say why she went there. T...
06:17, 06/25/2019

US Man Who Raped, Beheaded Chinese Student Gets Convicted 2 Years Later An Illinois man prosecutors described as obsessed with serial killers was found guilty on Monday of kidnapping and the decapitation murder of a Chinese graduate student two years ago and could now......
06:17, 06/25/2019

iOS 13 vs iOS 12: here's what changed iOS 13 has now landed in public beta form today, meaning that if you’re feeling adventurous you can download it now.The question you’ve got to ask yourself is whether it’s worth the bugs and instability to get on board early, and...
06:34, 06/25/2019

UK businesses losing money and customers due to inaccurate data Businesses are missing out on revenue opportunities and losing customers as a result of bad data practices according to new research from Dun & Bradstreet.To compile its new The Past, Present and Future of Data report, the firm surveyed over 500 busi...
06:34, 06/25/2019

'No faith in coal': religious leaders urge Scott Morrison to take climate action Open letter calls on the prime minister to block all new coal and gas projects, including AdaniMore than 150 religious leaders have called on Scott Morrison to acknowledge the world faces a climate emergency and block all new coal and gas projects, i...
06:51, 06/25/2019

GLOBAL MARKETS-Stocks suffer trade jitters, dollar braced for more Fed talk Asian shares were hamstrung by trade worries Tuesday as expectations of more dovish talk from the Federal Reserve pushed down Treasury yields and the dollar, while propelling gold prices to six-year peaks....
07:00, 06/25/2019

The Bachelorette Went Naked Bungee Jumping and Guess Who's Mad About It Apparently, in Latvia, they like to bungee jump naked. We did google this and apparently it is actually a thing in Latvia, or at least it was in a video from 2014, and tonight, we saw......
07:00, 06/25/2019

Hernández walk-off, single lifts Red Sox over White Sox 6-5 Marco Hernández beats out an infield single with the bases loaded in ninth, Boston Red Sox rallies to beat the Chicago White Sox 6-5       ...
07:00, 06/25/2019

Bella Thorne shares steamy picture with ex Tana Mongeau after the YouTuber gets engaged Bella Thorne is wishing her ex Tana Mongeau a happy birthday with a steamy post just hours after the YouTube star got engaged to someone else.        ...
07:17, 06/25/2019

Yankees demote struggling Jonathan Holder in familiar plea It took a trip to the minors to fix Chad Green earlier this season. The Yankees are counting on a similar trip to do the same for Jonathan Holder. The right-hander was optioned to Triple-A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre after another dreadful outing in Monday...
07:17, 06/25/2019

Robinson Cano’s ugly Mets tenure is getting harder to hide PHILADELPHIA — On a night when the ball was flying at Citizens Bank Park, all but one Met in the starting lineup had at least one hit. The outlier stuck out like a sore thumb. Robinson Cano couldn’t hide, either, batting third in the order again and ...
07:17, 06/25/2019

Henrik Lundqvist’s Rangers heir apparent Igor Shesterkin is finally here Thirty-seven years old and with two years remaining on his contract, The King will need an heir to his throne sooner than later. It just so happens highly regarded Russian goaltending prospect Igor Shesterkin is finally here, ready to begin his caree...
07:17, 06/25/2019

Mickey Callaway needs two tries to apologize for Mets drama PHILADELPHIA — Less than 24 hours after their clubhouse kerfuffle with a Newsday reporter in Chicago, Mickey Callaway and Jason Vargas were each $10,000 poorer and equally short on apologies. That is, until Callaway readdressed reporters nearly...
07:17, 06/25/2019

Iran’s Foreign Ministry spokesman says latest US sanctions on country’s leaders mean ‘permanent closure’ of diplomacy TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iran’s Foreign Ministry spokesman says latest US sanctions on country’s leaders mean ‘permanent closure’ of diplomacy....
07:17, 06/25/2019

Illinois governor plans to sign recreational marijuana bill SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — The governor of Illinois plans to make the state the 11th in the nation to legalize recreational marijuana use. Gov. J.B. Pritzker has scheduled a legislation-signing ceremony Tuesday morning in Chicago. His staff listed the ...
07:17, 06/25/2019

Golden Knights sign F William Karlsson to 8-year contract LAS VEGAS (AP) — The Vegas Golden Knights have signed high-scoring forward William Karlsson to an eight-year contract. The deal has an average annual value of $5.9 million. Karlsson could have become a restricted free agent July 1. The 26-year-old Ka...
07:17, 06/25/2019

American accused of Vietnam overthrow plot gets 12-year term HANOI, Vietnam (AP) — A Vietnamese court has sentenced an American to 12 years in jail for what was described as an attempt to overthrow the Communist nation’s government. The state-owned Tuoi Tre newspaper reported Tuesday that 55-year-old Mic...
07:17, 06/25/2019

What shooting down a $110M US drone tells us about Iran While America's military is by no means threatened in the long term by Iran, instances like the downing of the drone show that Tehran can sometimes have an outsized effect with narrowly-focused efforts, and is an adversary certainly capable of keepin...
07:17, 06/25/2019

You can’t offer to murder cops on Reddit unless you’re on r/TheDonald Reddit has a very specific policy prohibiting people from threatening bodily harm or attempting to incite violence. It uses this policy as the basis for banning individual accounts, discussion threads, and whole subreddits. Basically if you cross the...
07:17, 06/25/2019

A hacker penetrated NASA’s network using a $35 Raspberry Pi A hacker illegally accessed NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory in 2018 by targeting an off-the-shelf micro-computer called a Raspberry Pi. The breach was discovered in 2018, but just disclosed to the public in a June 18 report. In it, NASA details an “...
07:17, 06/25/2019

Recently honored teacher gunned down in Louisiana FERRIDAY, La. — A Mississippi school teacher who had recently been honored by his school district was found fatally shot Monday across the state line in Louisiana. Two people have been arrested in connection with his death. Concordia Parish, Louisian...
07:34, 06/25/2019

Jermall Charlo to prove that he is the true contender Jermall Charlo most avoid an upset to hang on to his 'interim' strap The post Jermall Charlo to prove that he is the true contender appeared first on Boxing News....
07:34, 06/25/2019

Look At These Star Wars Game Boxes Limited Run Games, a company that reprints classic/cult games in new boxes so collectors can enjoy them, is bringing out two old Star Wars games this week, and their packaging is pretty much perfect....
07:51, 06/25/2019

High and healthy: an eco-minded break in Italy’s South Tirol The Dolomites take centre stage in a region where Italy meets Austria but there is a sustainable approach to food, wine and accommodation that’s eye-catching, tooOf all the things I’ve ever wanted to do in life, being naked and trapped inside a hayst...
08:17, 06/25/2019

This Yankees home-run binge won’t come back to bite them How can a baseball team hit too many damn home runs and simultaneously not overly rely on the long ball? If that team is the 2019 Yankees, that’s how. In outlasting the terrible Blue Jays on Monday night, 10-8 at Yankee Stadium, the Yankees went deep...
08:34, 06/25/2019

Julian Edelman: Jets may finally have formula to upset Patriots Julian Edelman is busy these days. The Patriots wide receiver is out promoting a new documentary on Showtime about his life and his journey back from major knee surgery and NFL suspension to becoming the MVP of Super Bowl LIII. But Edelman isn’t too ...
08:34, 06/25/2019

Reputed mob boss escapes prison in Uruguay: report A reputed Italian mob boss known as the “cocaine king of Milan” escaped from a prison in Uruguay Sunday while he was waiting to be extradited to Italy after living in the South American country for over a decade under a false name, officials said....
08:34, 06/25/2019

Refurbishing Prince Harry and wife Meghan's home cost $3 million pounds The cost of renovating Prince Harry and his wife Meghan's new home was $3 million, Buckingham Palace said on Tuesday as it detailed how the royal family had spent money provided by taxpayers....
08:34, 06/25/2019

IndiaMART InterMESH IPO Subscribed Over 50% On Day 2 As of 10:45 am on Tuesday, the IndiaMART InterMESH IPO received 14,67,165 bids against the total issue size of 26,92,824, marking a subscription of 54 per cent, data from the National Stock Exchange......
08:51, 06/25/2019

Romeo and Juliet, from Ashcroft to Zeffirelli – in pictures Franco Zeffirelli, who died this month, directed beloved versions of Shakespeare’s tragedy on stage and screen. We look back at productions starring, among others, Peggy Ashcroft, David Tennant and Paapa Essiedu Continue reading......
08:51, 06/25/2019

'I search for chaos': street photography's new stars – in pictures From the stray cats of Istanbul to Belgium’s cross-dressing carnival, the LensCulture street photography awards celebrate a bold new wave of street-life chroniclers. Here’s our pick of the best entriesView more award-winners on LensCulture’s website ...
08:51, 06/25/2019

Iran in focus as new Pentagon chief heads to NATO Acting U.S. Defense Secretary Mark Esper will be ready to update European allies on tensions with Iran as he heads to NATO headquarters this week during his inaugural trip as Pentagon chief, a senior U.S. official said....
08:51, 06/25/2019

The battle to turn Arkansas's dry counties wet – with Walmart's help Many Arkansas counties are forbidden from selling alcohol, but campaigners, including the Walton family, want that to changeWarwick Milner sits outside Cove Creek Corner Store, a gas station in Cleburne county, Arkansas. Despite a nearby lake attract...
09:00, 06/25/2019

Toxic chemicals and risks to infants: what to know and what you can do Exposure to potentially toxic substances that are part of modern life only adds to the many anxieties of parenting. Here’s what action you can takeFrom strapping zip ties onto cabinets to popping plastic covers into outlets, new parents do what they ...
09:00, 06/25/2019

'Good day for a chokehold': the police endorsing racism and violence on Facebook More than 100 officers have faced official repercussions after study collected 5,000 posts from eight departmentsOne post showed a photo of a dog, apparently squatting to defecate. “Hold on I got a black lives matter movement going on right now” was ...
09:00, 06/25/2019

Why America's gay bars still matter: 'Living joyously is still a radical act' – video The Guardian visits three gay bars in Texas, Mississippi and Indiana, where the owners and punters share how important those spaces remain for a community threatened by Trump Continue reading......
09:00, 06/25/2019

Earth Photo 2019 – the shortlisted artists Contenders for prizes in the competition developed jointly by Forestry England and the Royal Geographical Society. The photographs will be displayed at the RGS, London, from 6 July-22 August Continue reading......
09:00, 06/25/2019

The case for a special Democratic climate debate | Kate Aronoff Housing, immigration, health – there’s no policy area that won’t be touched by the climate crisis. The Democratic candidates should embrace the challengeTwenty candidates – ten candidates per night – will take the stage during this week’s two-part De...
09:00, 06/25/2019

Gold hits six-year high as geopolitical tensions bubble - business live Rolling coverage of the latest economic and financial newsIntroduction: Gold leaps to six-year highIranian tensions and trade war fears worry investorsDollar under pressure after Trump attacks Fed 7.38am BST The gold price has jumped by over 10% this...
09:00, 06/25/2019

Jury recommends death penalty in sledgehammer killings of California family: media A Southern California jury on Monday recommended the death penalty for a man convicted this month of the 2010 sledgehammer killings of a family of four whose bodies were later found buried in the Mojave Desert, media reports said....
09:00, 06/25/2019

N4T Investigators: Vaping Violations TUCSON – It’s being called an epidemic. We are talking about teens who use vaping devices that are packed with highly addictive nicotine. Especially concerning is the fact that research shows nicotine can potentially harm brain developmen...
09:17, 06/25/2019

Reflecting on successful Tucson Sugar Skulls season TUCSON – The Tucson Sugar Skulls made history by becoming the first expansion franchise in the Professional Indoor Football League to make it to the playoffs.  Here’s more from Monday’s sportscast on the aftermath of a successful fi...
09:17, 06/25/2019

How to download and install macOS Catalina’s public beta right now Apple released the public beta versions of its new operating systems iOS 13, iPadOS, WatchOS 6, macOS Catalina, and tvOS 13. These versions might have some bugs and niggles, but if you’re curious like me, you’ll want to install them and check out the...
09:17, 06/25/2019

2020 Democrats to face off in first set of debates The Democratic race for the White House kicks off in earnest this week as 20 of the contenders square off in the first set of high-stakes primary debates this Wednesday and Thursday. (June 25)        ...
09:17, 06/25/2019

New bill could force Facebook, Google to disclose value of users’ data There’s no such thing as a free lunch — certainly not in Silicon Valley. That’s the message from a pair of US senators who introduced a bill Monday to force tech giants like Facebook and Google to tell users just how much the personal data they colle...
09:34, 06/25/2019

Russian says military plane in Venezuela to service equipment A Russian air force plane that landed in Venezuela is there to service Russian military equipment already in the country, Russia's Deputy Foreign Minister Sergei Ryabkov said on Tuesday, according to the Interfax news agency....
09:34, 06/25/2019

China, U.S. trade officials talk ahead of Trump-Xi meeting Senior Chinese and U.S. trade officials spoke by telephone on Monday ahead of talks between Chinese President Xi Jinping and U.S. President Donald Trump set for later this week, as the world's two largest economies remain locked in a tariff war....
09:34, 06/25/2019

Seven migrant deaths reported in 'extreme heat' at U.S. border Authorities in Texas reported seven migrant deaths on Monday, including those of a woman, two babies and a toddler, showing the danger of extreme summer heat as Central American families surge across the U.S.-Mexico border....
09:34, 06/25/2019

NASA JPL Hacker Used a $35 Raspberry Pi to Steal Data A hacker used a tiny Raspberry Pi computer to infiltrate NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory network, stealing sensitive data and forcing the temporary disconnection of space-flight systems, the agency......
09:51, 06/25/2019

Amazon Prime Day 2019 Sale Starts on July 15: What to Expect Amazon has announced that its Prime Day 2019 sale will kick off from July 15 this year. This time around the sale will run for a full two days and will include new product launches, discounts, bundled......
09:51, 06/25/2019

Huawei Reveals Timeline of EMUI 9.1 Update Rollout for 19 Phones Huawei team announced that the P20 Lite, Mate 20, Mate 20 Pro, and Mate 20 RS Porsche Edition will be a part of the first of the company's older smartphones to get the EMUI 9.1 update in June....
09:51, 06/25/2019

Huawei's US Research Arm Said to Be Building a Separate Identity US-based research arm of Huawei - Futurewei - has moved to separate its operations from its corporate parent since the US government in May put Huawei on a trade blacklist....
09:51, 06/25/2019

Kansas City Radio Chud Drags Andy Reid's Dead Son Into Criticism Of Reid's Coaching Ability A lowlife Kansas City radio host invoked the 2012 death of Andy Reid’s son Garrett as part of an overarching criticism of Reid’s approach to personal accountability, in yet another sign that sports radio should be made illegal immediately....
10:00, 06/25/2019

Georgia: Ruling party promises reforms to calm unrest Targeted by daily mass protests, the ruling Georgian Dream party has pledged "large-scale political reform." But protesters have called for bolder measures, saying they want Georgia's "de-oligarchization."...
10:00, 06/25/2019

Belgium: Man arrested over US Embassy attack plot The suspect was reportedly seen acting suspiciously near the US Embassy in Brussels. He has been charged with an attempted terrorist attack, but denies any involvement....
10:00, 06/25/2019

Refurbishing Prince Harry and wife Meghan's home cost $3 million The cost of renovating Prince Harry and his wife Meghan's new home was $3 million, Buckingham Palace said on Tuesday as it detailed how the royal family had spent money provided by taxpayers....
10:17, 06/25/2019

First Kia Seltos Promotional Video Featuring Tiger Shroff Released The main purpose of the new Kia Seltos video appears to be to introduce Tiger Shroff as the brand ambassador and announce the Seltos' positioning line, "Inspired by the badass in you". The SUV is......
10:34, 06/25/2019

Landlord groups planning lawsuit over new NY rent law The landlords are revolting. Two powerful landlord groups are hammering out a new lawsuit that they hope will overturn rent rules signed by Gov. Cuomo last week that make it much harder for owners to raise apartment rents. The Rent Stabilization Asso...
10:51, 06/25/2019

Apple releases public iOS 13 and iPadOS betas, here's how to download and install Apple announced iOS 13 on June 3rd, and released the developer beta that same day. We usually have to wait a few weeks for the public beta to be released, and today is that very day, the same as last year when the public iOS 12 beta landed on June 25...
10:51, 06/25/2019

Deutsche Telekom venture arm closes $350 mln fund to new money Deutsche Telekom's venture capital arm said on Tuesday it was closing its second fund to new money after raising $350 million to invest in software service companies that are powering digital transformation....
10:51, 06/25/2019

Kpn's Ibarra set to become new CEO of Sky Italia - sources Royal KPN NV's Maximo Ibarra is set to become the new chief executive of Comcast's Sky Italia business, two sources close to the matter said on Tuesday....
10:51, 06/25/2019

CORRECTED (OFFICIAL)-China's iQiyi looks abroad after hitting 100 mln paying subscribers iQiyi, China's answer to Netflix, intends to push harder into overseas markets such as North America and Japan after the video-streaming service hit a milestone of 100 million paying subscribers this month, a senior executive said on Monday....
10:51, 06/25/2019

Fund supermarket Allfunds bulks up with Credit Suisse deal Spain's Allfunds Group is buying Credit Suisse's business-to-business investment fund platform InvestLab for an undisclosed sum as the investment services industry consolidates to reap the benefits of scale....
11:17, 06/25/2019

Latest US sanctions against Iran boost gold price The latest round of US sanctions on Iran meaning the closure of diplomacy has seen the gold price surge even further. Central banks in emerging countries are hoarding the precious metal at the fastest pace in decades....
11:51, 06/25/2019

BMW's hybrid cars to switch to electric only mode in polluted cities BMW's new hybrid cars will automatically switch off their combustion engines in heavily polluted inner city areas and use pure electric driving mode as a way to cut vehicle emissions, the carmaker said on Tuesday....
11:51, 06/25/2019

Prince Harry, Meghan’s home renovations cost taxpayers $3M Buckingham Palace says the monarchy cost the taxpayer 67 million pounds ($85.2 million) during 2018-19, a 41% increase on the previous financial year...
12:00, 06/25/2019

Solar farms could be wildlife havens that tackle biodiversity crisis UK’s solar farms could provide habitats and food for wildlife, says a new report – but critics worry that planned larger farms will be less wildlife-friendly...
12:00, 06/25/2019

For Two Men With Autism, 1,000 Miles Apart, Gaming Was a Portal to Friendship A shared passion for gaming, coupled with the ability to communicate without having to follow in-person social cues, helped bring Chris Lopes and Caleb Stephens out of isolation and become less afraid of meeting people....
12:17, 06/25/2019

Brazilian defender Jean Lucas signs with Lyon PARIS (AP) — Seven-time French champion Lyon has completed its first offseason signing by bringing in midfielder Jean Lucas. The 21-year-old Brazilian joined from Flamengo. Details of the deal were not revealed but reports in French media said the tr...
12:17, 06/25/2019

Queens DA race a test for left-wing vs moderate Democrats NEW YORK (AP) — A local New York City race for district attorney is shaping up to have a political impact far beyond the Queens borough where the primary election is being held. The campaign has become a test between left-wing and moderate Democrats....
12:17, 06/25/2019

Iran Calls New US Sanctions ‘Outrageous And Idiotic’; Leader Mocks Trump In this picture released on Wednesday, June 19, 2019, by the official website of the office of the Iranian supreme leader, Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei speaks in a meeting at his residence in Tehran, Iran. President Donald Trump signed an ex...
12:17, 06/25/2019

Singapore probes drones at airport that disrupted 63 flights SINGAPORE (AP) — Drones buzzing around Singapore’s Changi Airport have caused the delay or diversion of 63 flights in the past week, triggering an official investigation and raising questions about the motives of the offenders. Regulators said ...
12:17, 06/25/2019

BMW hints at the future of electric motorcycles with the Vision DC Roadster BMW Motorrad has an electric scooter. The capable and fun C Evolution. An outstanding vehicle I had the pleasure of riding around on in LA. But as far as full-sized bikes go, Zero Motorcycles still rules that market while we wait for Harley-Davidson....
12:34, 06/25/2019

County cricket: Essex v Somerset, Surrey v Warwickshire and more – live! County Championship updates from around the groundsAnd get in touch BTL, via email or tweeting @Simon_Burnton 11.55am BST There are definitely wickets in the water in Chelmsford today. The Somerset captain, Tom Abell, has fallen to the second ball of...
13:00, 06/25/2019

Insurers book seat for talks on Thomas Cook ‎future The insurers which protect Thomas Cook's package holiday customers have brought in advisers ‎as the UK's oldest travel company pursues talks about a break-up....
13:17, 06/25/2019

Heathrow expansion could stop other UK airports developing None of Britain's other airports will be able to have major expansions in the coming decades if Heathrow gets its third runway, the government's adviser has warned....
13:17, 06/25/2019

'Knitting is political': how Trump forced the craft community to confront racism Ravelry, a platform for fiber arts, has banned pro-Trump messaging on its site in a controversy mired in social justiceAnother online forum is unraveling over political speech.The knitting community – traditionally viewed as a wholesome, screen-free,...
13:51, 06/25/2019

Iran says 'idiotic' new US sanctions have closed path to diplomacy Foreign ministry spokesman accuses Trump administration of destroying peace and securityIran says the US decision to impose sanctions on its supreme leader and other top officials is “idiotic” and has permanently closed the path to diplomacy between ...
13:51, 06/25/2019

The sadness of Euphoria: how the show captures teen melancholy In the button-pushing new drama, sex and violence sit alongside a surprisingly tender look at the overwhelming anxieties faced by teens todayMuch of the attention given to HBO’s buzzy new drama Euphoria has centered on how much it’s going to terrify ...
13:51, 06/25/2019

Lewis Hamilton looks unassailable while George Russell shows his class | Giles Richards Title leader underlines dominance at French Grand Prix, while fellow Briton takes the eye with slick manoeuvre and McLaren put Renault to the swordLewis Hamilton may have been almost apologetic after his dominant French Grand Prix win as he appealed ...
13:51, 06/25/2019

Austria’s Supreme Court of Justice rules that Ukrainian businessman Dymitro Firtash can be extradited to the U.S. VIENNA (AP) — Austria’s Supreme Court of Justice rules that Ukrainian businessman Dymitro Firtash can be extradited to the U.S....
14:00, 06/25/2019

Report: Hackers using telecoms like ‘global spy system’ LONDON (AP) — Boston-based cybersecurity firm Cybereason says in a report that hackers are breaking into telecoms firms to gain sweeping access to VIPs’ call records, location data and device information. It’s a tactic that effectively tu...
14:00, 06/25/2019

England youth teams must become 'streetwise', says Under-21s boss Aidy Boothroyd: 'Talent needs some structure' Aidy Boothroyd says England need to learn to get "streetwise" through all their age groups after his Under-21s ended a disappointing Euro campaign with a 3-3 draw against Croatia....
14:00, 06/25/2019

| Russian, North American astronauts return to earth The first crew to blast off to the International Space Station following a launch accident that deepened doubts over Russia's space programme returned to earth safely....
14:00, 06/25/2019

On Watch in the Arabian Gulf: What the U.S. Navy Faces Against Iran When oil tankers were bombed in the Persian Gulf two weeks ago, my thoughts turned to the summer of 1987 when I sailed through the narrow Strait of Hormuz for the first time as the Operations Officer in a brand-new Navy Cruiser, the U.S.S. Valley For...
14:17, 06/25/2019

UK watchdog wants more detail on Facebook's Libra coin plan There was "insufficient" detail to understand Facebook's plans to expand into payments and launch its own Libra coin, Britain's Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) said on Tuesday....
14:17, 06/25/2019

UPDATE 1-Deutsche Telekom wins SK Telecom backing for venture arm; 5G JV agreed Deutsche Telekom's venture capital arm said on Tuesday it was closing its second fund to new money after raising $350 million to invest in software service companies that are powering digital transformation....
14:17, 06/25/2019

President Trump Says Woman Who Accused Him of Sexual Assault Not His ‘Type’ WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump says a New York-based advice columnist who has accused him of sexually assaulting her in a New York City department store in the mid-1990s is not his “type.” The president said in an interview wit...
14:17, 06/25/2019

Pelosi and Schumer Slam President Trump’s Threatened Deportations WASHINGTON — House Speaker Nancy Pelosi called President Donald Trump’s threatened coast-to-coast deportations of migrants “outside the circle of civilized human behavior” and the Senate’s top Democrat labeled the warnin...
14:17, 06/25/2019

Cause of death revealed for Long Island pizzeria owner who died in Dominican Republic Long Island pizzeria owner Vittorio Caruso, the 10th American to die in the Dominican Republic, died from respiratory and heart failure, according to a new report. The preliminary autopsy report was released by the country’s Attorney General’s office...
14:34, 06/25/2019

We may never resolve our conflicted feelings about Michael Jackson If you have conflicted feelings about Michael Jackson on the 10th anniversary of his death, you are not alone. Don't expect to resolve them soon.        ...
14:34, 06/25/2019

5 things that have changed since Michael Jackson's death 10 years ago Michael Jackson died on June 25, 2009, at his home in Los Angeles of a drug overdose administered by his doctor.        ...
14:34, 06/25/2019

Central bankers weigh up Facebook's Libra plan A senior member of the Swiss National Bank said he was open-minded about Facebook's cryptocurrency project, while an Italian official looked for more information as central bankers try to get to grips with the initiative....
14:34, 06/25/2019

Authorities: Man built bomb to warn about alien threat MYERSTOWN, Pa. (AP) — Authorities say a man who allegedly placed a homemade bomb in a parking lot behind a Pennsylvania hotel told them he did it to warn police about aliens bent on destroying the planet. State troopers responded to the Bahney House ...
14:51, 06/25/2019

2 Russian biathletes banned based on doping lab data MOSCOW (AP) — Two Russian biathletes have been banned for doping based on computer data from a laboratory in Moscow. The International Biathlon Union says it handed four-year bans to Alexander Chernyshov and Alexander Pechyonkin because of “agg...
14:51, 06/25/2019

Is bird-tagging of any benefit to the birds? The long-running series in which readers answer other readers’ questions on subjects ranging from trivial flights of fancy to profound scientific conceptsI’ve read that cuckoos arriving in Thetford forest are caught and have an electronic tag attache...
14:51, 06/25/2019

Behind the scenes at the Serpentine It's the hottest ticket of the season — but as London's power players gather for tonight's Serpentine party, the host is conspicuously absent. Matthew Bell reports on a high-profile fallout...
14:51, 06/25/2019

SpaceX Launches Falcon Heavy Rocket With 24 Satellites After 3-Hour Delay SpaceX launched its Falcon Heavy rocket on Tuesday from Kennedy Space Center in Florida, carrying 24 experimental satellites in what Elon Musk's rocket company called one of the most difficult......
14:51, 06/25/2019

Zendaya’s New Favourite Emerging Designer Hails From Céline If the first stop on the Spiderman tour has proffered up Celine-inspired looks, the Peter Parker-franchise is set to become significantly more stylish as it unfolds...
14:51, 06/25/2019

It was the summer of 1980. It was the summer of 1980. Mom met dad and it wasn’t long until they were crazy about each other, rolling through the countryside in their Ford Mustang II King Cobra T-Top. Dad didn’t stick around long, though. Turns out he was just a manifestation o...
14:51, 06/25/2019

Yahoo owner's turnaround plan: Build a 'super-app' Six months ago, Verizon declared that its media brands were virtually worthless. Now it's trying to reinvent the business under a new name, with a plan to turn readers into online shoppers....
14:51, 06/25/2019

Britain's royal family doubles carbon emissions from travel Britain's royal family -- known for its advocacy surrounding the environment and conservation -- has doubled its carbon footprint from business travel, according to the Royal Household's latest annual financial statement....
14:51, 06/25/2019

George Michael's Style Is Totally Fearless The English pop legend left an enduring mark on pop culture—and was a beacon of glamorous light during a dark period in the history of sexual freedom....
14:51, 06/25/2019

Boris Johnson downgrades tax cuts for rich pledge by claiming he would prioritise helping the poor – live news Rolling coverage of the day’s political developments as they happen, including the latest from the Tory leadership contest and Boris Johnson’s LBC phone-in 1.38pm BST Iain Duncan Smith, the former Conservative leader and arch-Brexiter, has been appoi...
14:51, 06/25/2019

Ukraine walks out of Europe human rights body as Russia returns Delegation leaves Council of Europe assembly in protest at readmission of Russian MPsThe Ukrainian delegation at the parliamentary assembly of the Council of Europe has walked out in protest after Russian MPs were allowed to return to the human right...
14:51, 06/25/2019

|SpaceXlaunchesFalconHeavyrocketfromFlorida,its‘mostdifficult’ever Elon Musk’s Space Exploration Technologies launched its Falcon Heavy rocket for the US military early Tuesday, a spectacular night time liftoff that Musk described as the company’s toughest yet....
15:00, 06/25/2019

|TymeBank'sCEOresignsforpersonalreasons The bank announced that Sandile Shabalala, had tendered his resignation for personal reasons, 'the most important of which is to spend more time with his family'....
15:00, 06/25/2019

Mind the CEO skills gap We are all more than familiar with the so-called skills gap currently facing the global workforce. If the developments we read about every day are true, universities and colleges across the world are struggling to deliver graduates fast enough and, w...
15:00, 06/25/2019

Best travel camera 2019: 10 compact models perfect for your vacation With massive zoom ranges inside svelte, pocketable bodies, today's travel camera allow you to capture a whole wealth of different subjects without weighing you down.It's certainly true that most smartphone cameras are fine for general snaps...
15:00, 06/25/2019

Microsoft and Intel will continue to support Huawei laptops Both Microsoft and Intel have confirmed that they will continue to support Huawei laptops despite the Chinese company’s blacklisting by the US Government.This will be welcome news for anyone who owns a Huawei laptop, as there was the worry tha...
15:00, 06/25/2019

Cyberpunk 2077 prequel is on the way – in tabletop RPG board game form Can't wait to get your hands on Cyberpunk 2077, the hotly-anticipated sci-fi RPG from the makers of The Witcher 3? Then you'll be happy to hear that a prequel to the game is on the way.But, while CD Projekt Red's Cyberpunk 2077 launche...
15:00, 06/25/2019

Google is testing full offline storage for Google Drive Ever needed a files from Google Drive, but been unable to grab it because you're stuck without internet access? Such worries could soon be a distant (bad) memory, because Google is experimenting with a new mode for Google Drive that will let you...
15:00, 06/25/2019

Airbnb Luxe offers a $146K-per-night private island and other vacation rentals for the 1% Airbnb, which has over 6 million peer-to-peer vacation listings worldwide, launched a new tier of extraordinary homes called Airbnb Luxe.       ...
15:17, 06/25/2019

Why Tom Holland Will Never Ever Workout With Jake Gyllenhaal Again With great power, comes great responsibility...and some seriously sore muscles. In China doing press for Spider-Man: Far From Home, co-stars Tom Holland and Jake Gyllenhaal decided to hit......
15:17, 06/25/2019

Inside Haleigh Broucher and Fessy Shafaat's Romance Outside the Big Brother House When Haleigh Broucher and Faysal "Fessy" Shafaat entered the Big Brother house, they had their eyes on the prize. With $500,000 up for grabs, the contestants knew they had to......
15:17, 06/25/2019

James Ruppert: In celebration of the long-reigning Ford Fiesta A Fiesta ST of this era with 100k miles can be found for £1795 Nearly 100,000 used Fiestas changed hands last year, which isn't surprising when you consider the wide array of variants on offer You can rely on the Society of Motor Manufacturers and...
15:34, 06/25/2019

Eric Carle, creator of 'The Very Hungry Caterpillar,' turns 90 One of the world's best loved children's books tells of a ravenous caterpillar that eats his way through cheese, chocolate cake and more! A German museum honors the now 90-year-old Carle's colorful original collage work....
15:34, 06/25/2019

Jeremy Hunt bans tear gas sales to Hong Kong after violent crackdown on protesters Jeremy Hunt today banned sales of tear gas and other crowd control equipment to Hong Kong because of the violent crackdown on civil rights protesters....
15:34, 06/25/2019

UPDATE 2-Akorn gets another FDA warning letter, shares slide Akorn Inc said on Tuesday it received a warning letter from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration regarding its manufacturing facility in New Jersey, the latest in a string of setbacks for the generic drugmaker, sending its shares down nearly 13%....
15:51, 06/25/2019

UPDATE 4-AbbVie looks beyond Humira with $63 bln deal for Botox-maker Allergan Drugmaker AbbVie Inc said on Tuesday it would buy Botox-maker Allergan Plc for about $63 billion, grabbing control of by far the biggest name in medical aesthetics to help reduce its reliance on blockbuster arthritis treatment Humira....
15:51, 06/25/2019

UPDATE 1-Online game helps fight the spread of fake news - study An online game that allows people to deploy Twitter bots, photo-shop evidence and incite conspiracy theories has proven effective at raising their awareness of "fake news", a study from the University of Cambridge has found....
15:51, 06/25/2019

UPDATE 2-Disney in talks to invest in Indonesia's largest media firm- source Media Nusantara Citra is not in talks with Disney over an investment in one of the Indonesian media group's companies, president and founder Hary Tanoesoedibjo said on Tuesday....
15:51, 06/25/2019

Las Vegas and Reno casinos are betting on esports to draw millennials A swap from night clubs to video games represents a major shift in Las Vegas, where casino companies are struggling to find new ways to draw tourists.       ...
15:51, 06/25/2019

WSBK leader Bautista: Ducati MotoGP 2020 return looks "more closed" World Superbike rider Alvaro Bautista says the door back to MotoGP in 2020 "is more closed" now, as Ducati looks set to retain its current premier class line-up...
15:51, 06/25/2019

How Honda is using jet engine tech in Formula 1 engine upgrades Honda's latest Formula 1 upgrade was inspired by technical expertise from the company's jet-engine programme, which has facilitated significant technology steps for Red Bull's engine partner...
15:51, 06/25/2019

Fantasy Baseball: Eight useful pitchers who aren't to be trusted completely, including Zach Eflin and Jordan Yamamoto In a landscape devoid of reliable starting pitchers, we're all forced to rationalize when we see one doing something halfway useful. Scott White says it could backfire for these eight....
16:00, 06/25/2019

Ex-brother-in-law of former governor gets prison for rape DEDHAM, Mass. (AP) — The ex-brother-in-law of former Democratic Massachusetts Gov. Deval Patrick has been sentenced to up to eight years in prison for raping his estranged wife. Bernard Sigh, of Milton, was sentenced Monday in Norfolk Superior Court....
16:00, 06/25/2019