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Lexington Drops Game Two to Augusta

Eric Cole with the swing against Augusta – Photo by Clinton Riddle WHITAKER BANK BALLPARK (Lexington, KY) – The Lexington Legends were unable to complete a late inn...

Lexington Drops Game Two to Augusta

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Lexington Falls in Game Two to Kannapolis Jeison Guzman – Photo by the Lexington Legends WHITAKER BANK BALLPARK (Lexington, KY) – The Lexington Legends dropped game two to the Kannapolis Intimidators, 12-1 after a 40-minute rain delay. The Intimidators now improve to 13-18 on the seaso...
07:17, 05/10/2019

Lexington Police Respond To Reports Of Man Wearing Camouflage, Carrying Weapon In Downtown Lexington LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18) – A man was arrested after reportedly pointing a weapon at people in downtown Lexington on Sunday afternoon. Around 2:30p.m. police responded to reports of a man wearing camouflage and pointing a weapon at people in the ...
23:17, 06/02/2019

Lexington Humane Society Introduces “Check Me Out Program” In Lexington LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18) – The Lexington Humane Society has launched a unique program that helps shelter dogs and allows you to get involved. Through the “Check Me Out” program, you can pick up an adoptable pup and spend a couple of ...
01:00, 06/19/2019

Woods uses leaderboard to interpret Augusta roars Golf notes: Tiger uses leaderboards to interpret roars at Augusta; Washington to get Wells Fargo in 2021        ...
03:00, 05/01/2019

Molinari not forgetting final round at Augusta National Molinari not forgetting final round at Augusta National, but looking ahead to PGA Championship at Bethpage Black        ...
22:34, 05/15/2019

Augusta Savage: the extraordinary story of the trailblazing artist Her groundbreaking leaps forward for women of colour in the world of art might have been overlooked but a new exhibition hopes to correct thatIn 1939, the artist Augusta Savage was the first African American woman to open her own art gallery in Ameri...
11:17, 05/08/2019

Masters week: Gearing up for 2019 tournament at Augusta PGA golfers from around the world compete in the 2019 Masters Tournament at Augusta National Golf Course in Augusta, Georgia.        ...
20:00, 04/28/2019

Smaller crowds, Augusta conflict among reasons ANA Inspiration looking for date change Smaller TV ratings, dwindling attendance and a concerned title sponsor spark discussion about date change for LPGA's ANA Inspiration        ...
20:00, 04/28/2019

Tiger Woods' Masters victory: The story behind the iconic images at Augusta Tiger Woods’ reaction after draining the winning putt only lasted a few seconds, but the images will remain embedded in our memories.        ...
20:00, 04/28/2019

Wish granted: Virginia basketball coach Tony Bennett and his dad to play golf at Augusta National After his Cavaliers won the national championship, Bennett told Jim Nantz that he and his dad had a little bet involving an iconic golf course.        ...
05:34, 04/30/2019

51 And Not Done For Lexington’s Urban League LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 8) – The urban housing league of Lexington has done it again and two more families will reap their benefits. Five months ago, Valera Carter’s life turned on a dime. “Where I came from.. it was not the best. I hav...
02:00, 05/18/2019

Traffic Alert For I-75 In Lexington LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18) – The City of Lexington warns drivers to expect significant delays if travelling on I-75 North through the city this weekend. According to the city website’s traffic ticker, the center and left lanes on I-75 North ...
03:17, 05/19/2019

Lexington Legends Forecast Lexington Legends Forecast Home Series: Tuesday, June 11th – Wednesday, June 12th Whitaker Bank Ballpark Opponent: Augusta GreenJackets Ok, so I’m a little behind on this week’s game forecasts as the early week games snuck up on me. If you were at th...
21:17, 06/11/2019

Man Indicted In Lexington Murder LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18)– The man accused of killing a man and injuring another during a shooting at a Lexington bar has been indicted. Larry Michael Walters, 70, is charged with murder, assault, wanton endangerment, and criminal mischief. Walte...
00:17, 05/11/2019

Several Threats Called In To Lexington Businesses LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18) – Multiple threats caused a heavy police response on the north side of Lexington afternoon. According to police, the threats were called in to about four businesses but officers have not found any information suggesting ...
21:51, 06/20/2019

Lexington Man Accused Of Attacks On 2 Women LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18) — Police have arrested a Lexington man who is accused of attacking two women. Authorities say 34-year-old Lewis Jones is accused of attacking his live-in girlfriend two different times. Police said the woman had bruises ...
15:51, 06/08/2019

Weather Washes Out Lexington Businesses LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18)– Soggy weather can cause a soggy economy for some businesses. If you are a golfer, you may have noticed a new “water hazard” at Picadome Public Golf Course. It isn’t a water hazard by design, but unfort...
01:00, 06/19/2019

Woman Bitten By Bat In Lexington Neighborhood LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18)– A Lexington woman had to get around 20 shots this week after a bat bit her while she was doing yard work. It happened Tuesday afternoon at a yard on Faulkner Avenue off Russell Cave Road. Chloe Dykes tells LEX 18 that s...
01:34, 05/10/2019

Lexington Man Arrested In December Shooting LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18)– Five months after a shooting in Lexington, a suspect is now in custody. It happened near Limestone and 12th Street just before 5:30 p.m., Dec. 2. Police say that Demarhae Dawson got into an argument with the victim befo...
11:17, 05/07/2019

Lexington Police Investigate Double Shooting LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18)– An investigation is underway after two people were shot Tuesday morning. It happened around 5 a.m. near the intersection of Charles Avenue and Oak Street. Police found two men with gunshot wounds and they were taken to ...
12:34, 05/28/2019

Lexington Man Recovering, Suspect Sought In Stabbing LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18) — Police in Lexington were investigating after a man reported being stabbed Sunday evening. Authorities said the stabbing occurred about 6:45 p.m. in the 700 block of Magoffin Street. The male victim told police he walke...
12:51, 06/10/2019

Police: Shot Fired Into Lexington Apartment LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18)– No one is injured after a shots fired incident in Lexington. It happened around 10:30 p.m. Thursday in the 3600 block of Walden Drive. Police say two people were home when someone fired a shot into the apartment. The re...
13:00, 05/03/2019

4th Annual Juneteenth Celebration Held In Lexington LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18) – On Saturday people gathered in Lexington for the annual Juneteenth celebration. Organizers say it’s about remembering the past, and also building a stronger community for the future. The event was held at the Mem...
07:17, 06/23/2019

Police: DNA Links Man To 2016 Shooting In Lexington LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18) — Police arrested a man suspected in a 2016 shooting after authorities say DNA evidence linked him to the crime. Authorities said 25-year-old Timonthy Shelby was being held in the shooting, which happened near the corner...
14:51, 06/11/2019

Lexington Man Arrested In Connection To March Shooting LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18)– A suspect has been taken into custody, two months after a woman was shot in Lexington. According to an arrest citation, 31-year-old Josiah Riggs was arrested early Thursday morning. Police say Riggs shot a woman the nig...
13:00, 05/10/2019

LaRosa’s Pizzeria Opening In Lexington On Monday LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18) – A new, long-awaited pizza restaurant is coming to Lexington. Cincinnati-based LaRosa’s Family Pizzeria will have their official ribbon-cutting celebration on Monday morning at 9:30 and they will present a check t...
06:34, 05/13/2019

Lexington Man Sentenced To 6 Years In 2017 Murder LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18)– A man charged in connection with a deadly shooting has been sentenced to six years.  Investigators say Chanse Robertson shot and killed William Cole during a fight on Anderson Street in May 2017. Robertson, who had alre...
16:00, 05/16/2019

Goodwill Industries Of Ky., Lexington VA Team Up To Help Veterans LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18)– Goodwill Industries of Kentucky has partnered with the Lexington VA Healthcare System in an effort to better serve veterans in central and eastern Kentucky. The partnership combines the efforts, resources and ideas of b...
16:00, 06/14/2019

VP Mike Pence To Visit Lexington Friday LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18)- Vice President Mike Pence will make a pit stop in Lexington on Friday. The Vice President will make a stop at Hallway Feeds on Loudon Avenue, store management confirms. Pence previously visited the Bluegrass in March to stump...
17:17, 05/02/2019

Woman Says Copperhead Bit Her On Lexington’s East Side LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18) — A Lexington woman received quite a scare after being bitten by a venomous snake in her yard on the city’s east side. Sarah Lowery said she was doing yard work last week at her home near the Idle Hour Country Club...
17:17, 06/24/2019

Lexington Man Accused Of Robbing, Threatening Grandmother LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18) — A Lexington man was arrested after being accused of robbing his grandmother and threatening her if she called police. Authorities arrested 29-year-old Rodney Edwards on Friday night on charges stemming from an incident...
15:34, 06/16/2019

Altercation Leads To Stabbing In Downtown Lexington LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18)– Police are looking for a suspect involved in an early morning stabbing in Lexington. It happened just after 2 a.m. Tuesday at Seventh and Florida streets. Police say a man was in his car and got into some sort of fight ...
11:17, 05/21/2019

Lexington Mayor Plans First Neighborhood Summit LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18)– Next month, Mayor Linda Gorton will hold her first Mayor’s Neighborhood Summit to engage community members on issues affecting their neighborhoods. It is scheduled for 8:30 a.m. to noon on June 1 at the Lexington Senior...
18:17, 05/17/2019

Lexington Family Raises Future Service Dogs LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18) – A Lexington family has been raising puppies for a non-profit organization for more than a decade, and last night, they welcomed a new furry friend into their home. Ashby is an 8-week-old Golden Retriever and lab mix th...
02:17, 06/16/2019

Lexington Police Investigating Shooting On Walden Drive LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18) – Lexington police are investigating a shooting on Walden Drive. One person was taken into custody on scene and another was taken to UK Hospital with gunshot wounds. There was a shooting Monday off Laredo Drive. Officers...
21:51, 05/22/2019

Man Who Killed Lexington Police Officer In Hit-And-Run Released From Jail LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18) – The man convicted of running over a Lexington Police officer and killing him has been released from jail, the officer’s family confirms. Officer Bryan Durman was killed in a hit-and-run while investigating a nois...
19:17, 05/31/2019

Lexington Officer Accused Of DUI While Driving Police Cruiser LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18) — A Lexington police officer has been reassigned after he was arrested Tuesday morning by Cynthiana police and charged with driving under the influence. He was driving his police cruiser at the time, officials say. A Lex...
16:00, 05/08/2019

Lexington Craft Beer Week Kicks Off Today LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18)– Lexington Craft Beer Week is back for it’s seventh year. The celebration, organized by lexbeerscene.com, kicks off Friday and runs through May 19. The week features special events, tapping, and tasting at local ba...
17:17, 05/10/2019

Lexington Dream Factory Holds Annual Party LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 19) – The Lexington Dream Factory held their annual party at Kentucky Children’s Hospital Thursday. The Dream Factory fulfills dreams of children with critical and severe chronic conditions. Today, the organization bro...
21:51, 06/20/2019

Police Investigating Shooting On North Side Of Lexington LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18)- A man is in serious condition in the hospital this morning after police say he was shot on the north side of Lexington late last night. The shooting happened on Alice Drive off Georgetown Road. Police are looking for multiple...
12:51, 05/23/2019

Lexington Police Investigate Pair Of Armed Robberies LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18) — Lexington police were investigating Saturday after two robberies were reported in the early morning hours. The first robbery was reported about 2:20 a.m. on Centre Parkway, near Tates Creek Elementary. Police say a man...
14:51, 05/04/2019

Lexington Native Crowned Miss Kentucky 2019 LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WAVE) – Lexington native Alex Francke has been crowned Miss Kentucky 2019. WAVE reports that Francke took the title Saturday night at the Brown Theater in downtown Louisville. View this post on Instagram ...
12:51, 06/10/2019

Making A Difference: 400 Lexington Students Receive New Shoes LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18)– Friday morning, 400 students at William Wells Elementary received new shoes. Congressman Andy Barr recommended the school to a national organization called Shoes That Fit. Together with the local donations from “J...
00:51, 05/11/2019

25th Annual Mayfest Held In Downtown Lexington LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18) – The 25th Annual Mayfest Arts Fair took place in downtown Lexington this weekend. The festival at Gratz Park features local vendors, musicians, dancers, food and activities for kids. Laura Farnsworth with the Downtown L...
06:34, 05/13/2019

Lexington Police Search For Hotel Robbery Suspect LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18)– Police are searching for a suspect who they say robbed the front desk of a Lexington hotel. It happened around 1 a.m. Thursday at the Springhill Suites on South Broadway. Police say a man walked in, demanded money, and ...
11:17, 05/30/2019

Lexington Police Arrest Dozens In 3-Day Shoplifting Sweep LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18) — Lexington police said they recovered thousands of dollars in merchandise and arrested dozens of suspects in a recent targeted shoplifting operation. According to department spokeswoman Brenna Angel, police conducted a ...
16:17, 06/15/2019

Lexington Man Arrested In Connection With Parental Abduction Case RIVERSIDE, Calif. (LEX 18) – A Lexington man was arrested in California in connection with what police there are calling a parental abduction. According to a post by the Riverside Police Department, Antwon French, 34, of Lexington is alleged to...
15:51, 06/21/2019

Lexington Parks Looking For Therapeutic Recreation Camp Volunteers LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18) — Lexington Parks and Recreation is looking for volunteers to help out with its therapeutic recreation camps offered to people with disabilities. The camp begins in a couple of weeks. “We are one of the few municip...
04:34, 06/04/2019

Lexington Legends Hold Military Appreciation Night LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18) – It was military appreciation night at the Lexington Legends game, so current service members, veterans and their families got in for free. Several new recruits were also sworn into service on Saturday on the field in f...
05:51, 06/02/2019

Lexington Program Helps Teen Moms Graduate LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18)– The Family Care Center in Lexington has a program that helps young adults balance motherhood while completing their education. Peyton Marnye found out she was pregnant at 16. “I was kind of a wild child and gettin...
00:51, 06/07/2019

Lexington Police: Clerk Fires Shot, Fends Off Would-Be Robber LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18) — Lexington police said a man who attempted to rob a gas station early Sunday morning didn’t get away with any money but he did get away. Authorities said the robbery attempt occurred just after midnight at the She...
16:34, 05/12/2019

Super Sunday by Martens & Humes Wins Lexington Regional for UK LEXINGTON, Ky. – Junior second baseman Alex Martens went 3-for-4 at the plate and drove in five runs to lead the No. 14 Kentucky Wildcats to an 11-1 win over Virginia Tech on Sunday afternoon and book UK’s ticket into the NCAA Super Regionals for the...
01:51, 05/20/2019

Next Stop: In Lexington, Selfies With American Pharoah, Then ‘Bourbon and Branch’ October is also racing season at Keeneland in Kentucky’s Bluegrass country, where farm visits, locavore restaurants and revived bourbon distilleries beckon....
04:00, 05/05/2019

Shots Fired At Occupied Home On Lexington’s Northeast Side LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18) — Shots were fired at home with people inside early Monday morning and Lexington police are looking for suspects. Authorities say the shooting occurred around 2 a.m. in the 200 block of Carlisle Avenue on the city’...
12:51, 06/10/2019

Couple Plans Lexington Center For Drug Exposed Babies LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18) — A local couple has plans to open a center to care for drug-exposed babies in Lexington, called Phoenix Grace. Ann and Chad Nipp became foster parents to their now adopted daughter Trinity two years ago, Ann Nipp said. ...
03:34, 06/13/2019

Lexington Police In Standoff After Shots Fired On South Side LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18) — Police in Lexington were working Sunday morning to resolve a standoff after shots were fired on the city’s south side. Authorities said the incident began after reports of shots being fired near Spangler Drive. J...
14:34, 05/26/2019

Lexington Imam, 2 Others Charged In Alleged Murder-For-Hire Plot LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18) — The imam and president of the Lexington Islamic Center has been arrested, along with two other men, on federal charges related to an alleged murder-for-hire plot. Authorities said 70-year-old Mahmoud Shalash was charge...
15:00, 05/11/2019

Lexington Police Investigate After Man Found Shot On North Side LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18) — Police in Lexington were seeking help from the public as they investigate a shooting Friday night that sent one man to the hospital. Authorities said the shooting happened before 5 p.m. near Konner Woods Drive. Police ...
19:34, 06/22/2019

Lexington Islamic leader charged in murder for hire plot LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) — An Islamic leader in Lexington and two others are charged in a murder for hire plot. The Lexington Herald-Leader reports an informant posing as a hit man first met with Islamic Center of Lexington leader Mahmoud Shalash. Shalash...
17:34, 05/12/2019

Lexington Police Revisit Krispy Kreme Truck Fire In Documentary LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18)– In honor of National Doughnut Day, Lexington Police revisited the tragic Krispy Kreme truck fire with a documentary on their Facebook page. The officer’s reaction to the fire on Man o’ War and Pink Pigeon Parkway ...
05:51, 06/08/2019

LFCHD Inspector Finds Pet Turtle Hanging Out In Sink Of Lexington Restaurant LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18) – The Lexington-Fayette County Health Department inspects more than 1700 restaurants at least twice a year. While most pass with flying colors, inspectors do run into some bizarre situations. Recently, one employee disco...
02:00, 05/18/2019

Suspect In Armed Robbery Outside Lexington Club Arrested At Waffle House LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18) — Lexington police said they caught up with a suspect at a local Waffle House after an armed robbery was reported early Sunday morning. Authorities say a bouncer reported being robbed at gunpoint just after 4 a.m. outsid...
23:34, 05/05/2019

Lexington Center Issues Traffic Advisory For Paul McCartney Concert LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18) – Sir Paul McCartney and the Freshen Up Tour is taking place this Saturday at Rupp Arena from 8 p.m. to 11 p.m. Approximately 18,500 people are expected to attend this sold-out event.  Doors open at 6:30 p.m. According to Bill...
19:17, 05/31/2019

Chinese tourism to the US drops After more than a decade of rapid growth, Chinese travel to the U.S. is falling. And that has tourist spots scrambling to reverse the trend. Travel fell 5.7% in 2018 to 2.9 million visitors, according to the National Travel and Tourism Office. (May 2...
21:17, 05/28/2019

U.S. Consumer Sentiment Drops in May U.S. household sentiment fell at the end of May from the previous reading earlier this month as consumers absorbed the impact of renewed trade tensions....
17:34, 05/31/2019

Deal: Unlocked Moto G7 drops to just $170 ($130 off) at Best Buy If you're in the US and want to buy a mid-range Android smartphone, your options are quite limited compared to the rest of the world. The Moto G7 series is one of the solid choices if you're in the market for such a device, which proves once again th...
10:34, 06/07/2019

NSF drops £1.3bn Provident hostile takeover bid Subprime loan company Non-Standard Finance has decided to withdraw its £1.3bn hostile takeover bid for Provident Financial, the UK's largest payday lender....
07:34, 06/05/2019

Uber executive reshuffling drops its COO and CMO In an email that went out to employees on Friday, Uber CEO Dara Khosrowshahi said that because of progress made over the last two years, he now has more time to oversee day-to-day operations. Post-IPO, that will mean some reassigning of roles, and as...
03:51, 06/08/2019

'Dark' season two drops on Netflix Another ten episodes of the time-bending supernatural mystery series with shades of "Stranger Things" will be available to stream from today. And with season three on the way, the German series has much more to come....
18:34, 06/21/2019

Sale drops to 0-5 as Rays beat Red Sox 5-2 Chris Sale remained winless in six starts this season, giving up Daniel Robertson's two-run homer in the first inning and Yandy Diaz's two-run triple in the second as the Boston Red Sox lost to the Tampa Bay Rays 5-2    ...
23:34, 04/28/2019

Rupee Drops To 69.73 Mark Against Dollar The rupee was last seen trading at 69.68 against the dollar, down 17 paise or 0.24 per cent compared to the previous close.Till Monday, the rupee had appreciated 0.73 per cent against the dollar so......
12:17, 05/28/2019

Deal: Samsung Galaxy S10e drops to just $450 ($300 off) at Best Buy The smallest and cheapest of the Galaxy S10 phones is getting a massive discount at Best Buy. Samsung offered quite a lot of deals on all Galaxy S10 smartphones, but if you skipped these deals for whatever reasons, then you're in luck.Best Buy's deal...
00:34, 06/12/2019

Prosecutor drops murder, kidnapping charges against man A prosecutor has dropped murder and kidnapping charges against a 20-year-old West Virginia man who was accused of abducting a teenager, holding her hostage for about a year, impregnating her and beating her so severely that she miscarried....
19:00, 06/05/2019

Apple drops another hint at standalone podcasts app for Mac The hints that Apple is planning to break up iTunes offerings into distinct apps just keep coming. The latest: Apple has added its own hints at what's to come with an update to its Podcasts.Apple.com page, as reported by 9to5Mac.We've previ...
19:34, 05/21/2019

Drake name drops NBA stars in latest new single Anyone who even casually followed the NBA Finals saw Drake was very much in his feelings about his beloved, hometown Toronto Raptors. After trolling some Golden State Warriors players — including Steph Curry, Klay Thompson and Draymond Green — on Ins...
17:51, 06/15/2019

Ronan Farrow drops $5.65M on a New York penthouse Ronan Farrow — whose coverage of sexual harassers like Harvey Weinstein galvanized the #MeToo movement and earned him a Pulitzer Prize — how has a trophy home, too. The New Yorker contributing writer has bought a penthouse on Manhattan’s Lower East S...
20:34, 05/02/2019

Chinese tourism to US drops for first time in 15 years After more than a decade of rapid growth, Chinese travel to the US is falling. And that has cities, malls and other tourist spots scrambling to reverse the trend. Travel from China to the US fell 5.7 percent in 2018 to 2.9 million visitors, according...
01:00, 05/29/2019

Wirecutter's best deals: Garmin's Dash Cam 55 drops to $170 This post was done in partnership with Wirecutter. When readers choose to buy Wirecutter's independently chosen editorial picks, it may earn affiliate commissions that support its work. Read Wirecutter's continuously updated list of deals h...
00:00, 06/07/2019

Sensex Plunges Over 450 Points, Nifty Drops Below 11,600 Shares in global markets tumbled after US President Donald Trump raised pressure on China to reach a trade deal. The Sensex and Nifty had ended 0.05 per cent and 0.11 per cent lower on Friday,......
09:34, 05/06/2019

Apple drops two generations of iPhone from its iOS 13 compatibility The next generation of software for your iPhone has been announced at WWDC 2019, but those still clutching onto older devices may be out of luck when it comes to snagging an iOS 13 update.Apple has confirmed that iOS 13 will be compatible with the iP...
21:51, 06/03/2019

Natural Gas Cost Drops For Columbia Gas Customers LEXINGTON, Ky (LEX 18) – Columbia Gas of Kentucky has announced a price decrease effective May 31. The company has received approval from the Kentucky Public Service Commission for its most recent gas cost adjustment. Columbia Gas of Kentucky’s...
16:00, 05/28/2019

Chinese tourism to U.S. drops for 1st time in 15 years Chinese travel to the U.S. is falling after more than a decade of rapid growth as cities, malls and other tourist spots scrambling to reverse the trend....
16:00, 05/28/2019

Sensex Drops Over 100 Points From Day's High: 10 Things To Know Domestic stock markets started Tuesday's session on a choppy note with the benchmark indexes switching between gains and losses in the first few minutes of trade, a day after government data showed......
07:17, 05/14/2019

U.S. job growth surges; unemployment rate drops to 3.6 % U.S. job growth surged in April and the unemployment rate dropped to the lowest in nearly half a century, pointing to sustained strength in economic activity even as last year's massive stimulus from Republican tax cuts and spending increases fades....
00:34, 05/04/2019

Stocks in Asia mixed after Dow drops for second consecutive day Stocks in Asia were mixed in Wednesday morning trade following a overnight session on Wall Street that saw the Dow Jones Industrial Average dropping more than 200 points for the second consecutive day....
02:51, 05/30/2019

FedEx drops Amazon (at least for Express shipments in the US) FedEx announced today that it won't renew its FedEx Express US contract with Amazon. Instead it will "focus on serving the broader e-commerce market." While Amazon relies on other carriers, usually UPS and the United States Postal Service, FedEx...
21:51, 06/07/2019

Nicki Minaj drops new song, ‘Megatron’ 'Megatron' is the first solo song by a female rapper to hit No. 1 on iTunes since Minaj's previous smash-hit single 'Chun-Li,' the rapper wrote on Instagram....
21:17, 06/21/2019

Dollar Drops as Manufacturing Growth Slows The WSJ Dollar Index declined 0.2% after the Institute for Supply Management said its manufacturing index fell to 52.8 in April from 55.3 during the previous month....
19:34, 05/01/2019

Oil Drops as U.S. Stockpiles Swell to 22-Month High Oil prices fell sharply after a report showed U.S. crude-oil inventories surged last week to their highest level since July 2017 and domestic oil production rose toward another record....
21:17, 05/22/2019

Average US price of gas drops 3 cents per gallon to $2.93 CAMARILLO, Calif. (AP) — The average U.S. price of regular-grade gasoline fell 3 cents a gallon (3.8 liters) over the past two weeks, to $2.93. Industry analyst Trilby Lundberg of the Lundberg Survey says Sunday that it’s the first price drop a...
19:34, 05/19/2019

Medication use drops when local drugstores close (Reuters Health) - People are less likely to take their heart medicine when their local pharmacies close, and the drop-off persists for at least a year, according to a U.S. study....
02:51, 05/02/2019

Deal: Samsung Galaxy S8 price drops to just $300 at Best Buy The Galaxy S8 might not be a new device, but as a flagship, it remains a solid choice if you can't afford some of the most recent phones launched by Samsung. Older flagships are not just cheaper than the current ones, but you can also find them on sa...
07:17, 05/31/2019

HBO drops first teaser for its upcoming Watchmen series HBO's new Watchmen series. The clock is ticking faster and faster as the world escalates toward destruction in the first teaser for Watchmen, HBO's forthcoming new miniseries based on the hugely popular graphic novel by Alan Moore and artist Dave G...
23:00, 05/08/2019

Netherlands wins Eurovision as the UK drops to the bottom The Netherlands triumphed at a glitzy Eurovision Song Contest in Tel Aviv, Israel, taking home the crown after a typically kitsch and occasionally political show in Tel Aviv....
02:17, 05/19/2019

NYC homeless population drops from historic high New York City’s homeless population is ticking down in 2019 for the first time after a decade of nearly uninterrupted growth, dropping to 58,150 this week, officials disclosed Wednesday. It’s the first sustained drop in the city’s homeless shelter po...
03:17, 05/23/2019

Disney drops new, not-so-frigid Frozen 2 trailer In Frozen, Elsa’s powers were a threat to both her and her kingdom. In the sequel, they could be the key to humanity’s survival. So hints the below trailer for the Disney franchise’s next outing, which is said to provide an origin story of sorts for ...
19:00, 06/11/2019

Billionaire drops $30M on Hamptons properties next door While legendary fashion designer and artist Helmut Lang is quietly shopping his Tyson Lane estate for $100 million, his high-profile neighbor is also making real estate waves. Billionaire Howard Marks, of Oaktree Capital Management, bought Donny Deut...
06:34, 05/16/2019

Rage 2 Drops Denuvo DRM In Record Time Denuvo is anti-piracy tech that was once seen as uncrackable but is now viewed as more of a nuisance than anything. While tests have proven inconclusive, some believe it has a notable impact on games’ performance. It’s also the de facto DRM software ...
04:51, 05/18/2019

US construction spending drops 0.9% as housing takes a hit U.S. construction spending dropped in March or the first time in four months, and spending on U.S. home construction fell to the lowest level in more than two years....
18:17, 05/01/2019

Syfy drops Deadly Class and Happy! According to Variety, Syfy’s lineup of original shows just got a little smaller, with the network canceling both Happy! and Deadly Class—both of which happen to be comic book adaptations, so that’s mildly interesting. Happy! was based on Grant Morris...
05:51, 06/05/2019

Sensex Falls 250 Points, Nifty Drops Below 11,800 The markets extended losses a day after the Sensex and Nifty registered their worst single-day fall of 2019. Reliance Industries, HDFC and HDFC Bank were the top drags on the 30-scrip Sensex index.......
11:51, 06/07/2019

Ferrari Drops Appeal Against Sebastian Vettel Penalty Sebastian Vettel was punished for making an unsafe re-entry into the action after 48 laps of Sunday's race after running off track and across a strip of grass....
16:00, 06/14/2019

FIFA Drops Plan for 48-Team World Cup in 2022 Unable to find co-hosts for a larger tournament, FIFA dropped a proposal championed by its president and said the 2022 tournament would remain at 32 teams....
22:34, 05/22/2019

National Spelling Bee drops perfection as prerequisite to entry The field of competitors in the annual Scripps National Spelling Bee has nearly doubled in recent years, thanks to a program that gives young prodigies an alternative route into an event that has captivated many spell-check-dependent Americans. The b...
20:34, 05/24/2019

Deal: Sony Xperia XZ2 Compact price drops to just $400 ($100 off) at Best Buy Deals on Sony's Xperia XZ2 Compact were pretty frequent in the United States in the last couple of months, as many retailers offered the smartphone for as low as $450. If you didn't cave in to any of the deals going live in the US, you have a chance ...
07:34, 06/11/2019

Delphi Q1 net income drops; outlook remains unchanged Net profit at the powertrain supplier fell 84 percent to $16 million from a year earlier on lower revenue, unfavorable product mix and lower production volume....
22:00, 05/02/2019

National Spelling Bee drops perfection as a prerequisite to entry The field of competitors in the annual Scripps National Spelling Bee has nearly doubled in recent years, thanks to a program that gives young prodigies an alternative route into an event that has......
14:34, 05/24/2019

Vodafone drops Huawei handset from 5G launch pre-orders Vodafone UK said on Wednesday it had dropped a Huawei 5G smartphone from pre-orders for its new service starting in July, because of uncertainty about long-term support and services for the device....
17:00, 05/22/2019

Apex Legends looks in trouble as revenue drops to new lows Apex Legends is slipping quite considerably, at least in terms of revenue, according to new figures for April, indicating that the game only made a fraction of the amount it did during the first month.According to SuperData, a gaming-focused analytic...
20:00, 05/23/2019

Taylor Swift Drops New Song "You Need to Calm Down": Listen! We are NOT calm! Taylor Swift has dropped her new single, "You Need to Calm Down." At the stroke of midnight, T.Swift's new song, off of her upcoming seventh studio album,......
11:00, 06/14/2019

TransferWise drops IPO hint by hiring Adyen chief TransferWise, the fast-growing British digital payments group, has provided investors with a fresh signal of its long-term flotation ambitions by appointing the finance chief of a major European peer to its board....
14:00, 05/02/2019

Beyond Meat stock drops 25 percent after analyst’s comment Beyond Meat lost some of its sizzle after a Wall Street analyst said the veggie-burger maker’s surging stock price has finally gotten ahead of itself. The company’s shares — which as of Monday had surged 572 percent since their May 2 debut on the Nas...
01:00, 06/12/2019

Deal: Samsung Galaxy Tab S4 price drops below $500 at Amazon The Galaxy Tab S4 is probably the most powerful Samsung tablet available on the market, hence the high price. Although it's equipped with a flagship Snapdragon chipset that Qualcomm released two generations ago when the Galaxy S8 and S8 Plus made the...
03:17, 05/22/2019

Turkish TV drops Enes Kanter's NBA playoff games Turkish basketball star Enes Kanter is playing in the NBA Western Conference finals for the second time in his career. But the US series will not be widely televised in Turkey, where he is accused of terrorist links....
03:00, 05/15/2019

Russia drops charges against investigative reporter after backlash Russian authorities have dropped a criminal case against investigative reporter Ivan Golunov, after a fierce backlash that appeared to catch the Kremlin off guard....
20:00, 06/11/2019

Boeing drops Embraer name from Brazil commercial jet division Boeing Co on Thursday said that after taking over Brazilian planemaker Embraer SA's passenger jet unit, it will call the division Boeing Brasil - Commercial, dropping one of Brazil's most iconic company names....
23:00, 05/23/2019

EE drops Huawei phones from its 5G network launch lineup BT-owned mobile operator follows Google’s move and says it will put devices ‘on pause’The BT-owned mobile operator EE will turn on the UK’s first 5G network on 30 May in six cities, but has dropped Huawei phones from its launch plans.Britain’s larges...
17:00, 05/22/2019

Doctor Who anthology drops writer over transgender remarks BBC Books will not print story by Gareth Roberts, who has written for the character before in books and TV, because of ‘offensive language’ in tweetsDoctor Who writer Gareth Roberts has been dropped from a new anthology of stories based on the TV sho...
15:17, 06/05/2019

Unlocked Moto E5 Play drops to an irresistible $49.99 at Woot for one day only Motorola sells a lot of decent low-cost smartphones, many of which frequently get even cheaper than usual at third-party retailers like Best Buy under certain conditions and with various strings attached. That's actually not the case of the GSM unloc...
13:00, 05/17/2019

Hate crimes skyrocket in NYC as overall crime drops: NYPD Reported hate crimes are skyrocketing in the Big Apple, but overall index crime in the city is down by 6.7 percent this year, the NYPD said Thursday. Bias crimes are up a staggering 67 percent, with 145 incidents this year compared to 87 incidents du...
00:00, 05/03/2019

Bill Cosby drops defamation countersuit against 7 women Bill Cosby has dropped a defamation countersuit against seven women who accused the convicted felon of sexual assault, according to court documents filed Friday....
11:00, 06/01/2019

Pokemon GO drops support for older Android smartphones Niantic, developer of Pokemon GO smash hit, has just announced it will discontinue support for older Android smartphones after July 1, 2019. There's no reasoning behind the decision, so we can only guess that the numerous updates the team plans to de...
16:51, 06/19/2019

Samsung Counts on Better Second Half as First-Quarter Profit Drops Samsung flagged better second-half results after posting a 60 percent drop in first-quarter profit, pointing to higher expected sales of memory chips and smartphones....
09:17, 04/30/2019

U.S. job growth surges; unemployment rate drops to 3.6 percent U.S. job growth surged in April and the unemployment rate dropped to the lowest in nearly half a century, pointing to sustained strength in economic activity even as last year's massive stimulus from Republican tax cuts and spending increases fades....
20:00, 05/03/2019

Deal: Bose QuietComfort 35 II price drops to just $280 ($70 off) on eBay The QuietComfort 35 II are most likely Bose's best noise-canceling headphones, so there's no surprise they're priced quite high. Optimized for Amazon Alexa and Google Assistant, Bose's QC 35 II usually sell for $350 and their price rarely drops below...
16:00, 06/18/2019

Pennsylvania school drops ‘God bless America’ after pledge SPRINGFIELD, Pa. (AP) — A Pennsylvania school principal will no longer say “God bless America” after leading students in the Pledge of Allegiance. Peter Brigg’s practice at Sabold Elementary School in Springfield led at least one pa...
13:00, 05/08/2019

Symantec CEO Greg Clark steps down, stock drops Shares of security company Symantec fell Thursday after the company said its CEO, Greg Clark, has stepped down. The company is looking for a replacement....
23:17, 05/09/2019

Apple's iPhone SE drops below $90 in killer new prepaid deal Believe it or not, the 2016-released iPhone SE is still available at the time of this writing through Apple's official US e-store (specifically, the clearance section) in a couple of paint jobs with T-Mobile, Verizon, or TracFone SIM cards included a...
18:51, 05/08/2019

China’s investment in US drops 83% amid growing mistrust WASHINGTON (AP) — Chinese direct investment in the United States dropped 83% last year, pushed down by growing mistrust between the world’s two biggest economies. The Rhodium Group research firm says China sank $5 billion last year into direct ...
06:17, 05/08/2019

US drops steel and aluminum tariffs on Canada and Mexico The US has dropped steel and aluminum tariffs on Canada and Mexico. The tariffs had stood for just under a year and were part of the trade dispute between the north American trading partners....
23:34, 05/17/2019

Fed rate-cut sign boosts stocks, dollar drops World stock markets jumped on Thursday, with the U.S. benchmark S&P 500 hitting a record high, while the 10-year U.S. Treasury note yield dipped below 2% as investors digested a signal from the Federal Reserve of potential U.S. interest rate cuts as ...
01:00, 06/21/2019

‘GLOW’ season 3 (elbow) drops on Netflix August 9th Netflix's terrific '80s wrestling saga GLOW is crashing back onto to our screens August 9th. The ten-episode third season of the comedy-drama promises even more neon than ever, as the grapplers turn Sin City into Suplex City....
19:34, 05/31/2019

Target's stock drops after weekend register meltdown Target's nationwide cash register meltdown over the weekend created more than $16 million in buzz on the internet from news reports and other social media mentions, according to Apex Marketing....
16:51, 06/17/2019

Pre-Monsoon Rainfall Deficit Drops To 22%, Says Weather Office From March 1 to April 24, the pre-monsoon rainfall recorded in the central division was five per cent compared to normal. The region has also been witnessing intense heat waves and several dams in the......
16:34, 05/19/2019

Prosecution's witnesses drops bombshell in testimony against SEAL When the trial of a decorated Navy SEAL opened in a San Diego military courtroom Tuesday, prosecutors promised jurors would hear from witnesses who saw the special warfare operator plunge a knife into the neck of a wounded ISIS prisoner....
01:00, 06/24/2019

Dow Jones drops over 600 points amid US-China trade war BEIJING — Sending Wall Street into a slide, China announced higher tariffs Monday on $60 billion worth of American goods in retaliation for President Donald Trump’s latest penalties on Chinese products. Duties of 5% to 25% will take effect on June 1 ...
06:51, 05/14/2019

Hungary drops courts plan opposed by EU, rights groups The plans for administrative courts have been at the center of the confrontation between the nationalist, ruling Fidesz party and the European Union. Critics said they would give too much power to the justice minister....
02:51, 05/31/2019

Publisher drops Central Park 5 prosecutor Linda Fairstein NEW YORK (AP) — Linda Fairstein has been dropped by her publisher as fallout continues for the former Central Park 5 prosecutor over the wrongful conviction of five teens for a 1989 rape and beating of a female jogger. On Friday, Dutton spokeswoman A...
21:51, 06/07/2019

Getafe loses to Barca, drops out of Champions League spots MADRID (AP) — Getafe lost 2-0 to Barcelona on Sunday, dropping out of the qualification places for the Champions League with one round left in the Spanish league. The modest southern Madrid club had held on to fourth place for 11 of the last 12 round...
22:17, 05/12/2019

5 Seconds of Summer Drops New Video "Easier" and the Internet Cannot Handle It Even in the dark, 5 Seconds of Summer looks so perfect. The Aussie band--made up of Michael Clifford, Calum Hood, Luke Hemmings and Ashton Irwin--dropped their latest single and music......
17:17, 05/23/2019

Wirecutter's best deals: Apple's Smart Keyboard for iPad Pro drops to $80 This post was done in partnership with Wirecutter. When readers choose to buy Wirecutter's independently chosen editorial picks, it may earn affiliate commissions that support its work. Read Wirecutter's continuously updated list of deals h...
04:17, 05/31/2019

Lin-Manuel Miranda drops by high school performance of In The Heights The theater kids at George Washington High School in New York City got a special surprise during their performance of In The Heights Friday night as Broadway darling and In The Heights creator Lin-Manuel Miranda joined them on stage for the curtain c...
03:51, 06/04/2019

Canada's Garda World drops interest in British rival G4S Canada's Garda World Security Corporation does not intend to make an offer for rival G4S, it said on Sunday, having previously said it was considering a cash offer for some or all of the British company....
01:34, 05/06/2019

‘Stranger Things’ plaintiff drops plagiarism lawsuit before trial A plagarism case against the creators of Netflix hit Stranger Things, Matt and Ross Duffer, has come to an end after plaintiff Charles Kessler withdrew his lawsuit. A trial was scheduled to take place this week, but that'll no longer be going ah...
02:34, 05/07/2019

PM Modi Drops 'Chowkidar' Prefix From Twitter Profile With A Message Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who has won a huge mandate for a second term in power, dropped the prefix "Chowkidar" from his Twitter profile today, saying it would remain an "integral part" of him....
15:00, 05/23/2019

India's Economic Growth Drops To 5.8% In March Quarter, Behind China India's GDP or gross domestic product grew 5.8 per cent in the January-March period, government data showed on Friday. With that, India lost its position as the fastest-growing major economy of the......
17:51, 05/31/2019

Publisher drops Central Park Five prosecutor Linda Fairstein Linda Fairstein has been dropped by her publisher as fallout continues for the former Central Park Five prosecutor over the wrongful conviction of five teens for a 1989 rape and beating of a female jogger...
23:51, 06/07/2019

Access panel drops off plane, falls into Vegas neighborhood LAS VEGAS (AP) — A company that provides training services for the U.S. military says an access panel from one of its aircraft dropped off and fell into a Las Vegas neighborhood near Nellis Air Force Base. The Federal Aviation Administration said it ...
18:34, 06/07/2019

New drug for multiple sclerosis patients after maker drops price Hope for sufferers of rare form of disease as manufacturers of Ocrevus cave in to NHS EnglandPeople with a rare form of multiple sclerosis will finally get access to a drug that can slow the disease’s progress after NHS bosses pressured its maker to ...
03:00, 05/09/2019

Scotland drops aviation tax cut plans after declaring climate emergency Cutting passenger duty incompatible with new pledge to cut carbon emissions to net zero by 2045The Scottish government has dropped controversial plans to cut its taxes on aviation after Nicola Sturgeon declared last week the world faces a climate eme...
21:00, 05/07/2019

Deal: Bose QuietComfort 35 II premium headphones price drops below $300 If you haven't yet caved in and bought a pair of Sony WH-1000XM3 headphones while they're on sale, you might be interested in the competition's alternative, Bose's QuietComfort 35 II noise-canceling wireless headphones.Just like Sony's premium headph...
14:00, 06/03/2019

Cristiano Ronaldo rape accuser quietly drops lawsuit The woman who accused soccer superstar Cristiano Ronaldo of raping her 10 years ago in a Las Vegas hotel has quietly dropped her lawsuit against him, according to a report. A notice of voluntary dismissal was filed last month in Nevada state court &#...
20:00, 06/05/2019

Deal: Unlocked Moto G7 Power price drops below $200 on Amazon Motorola's new Moto G7 series are a solid choice for those looking to buy a mid-range Android smartphone. Each of the Moto G7 phone is tailored for different needs, so either you need a better camera or a huge battery, you can find a Moto G7 model to...
08:17, 06/11/2019

Wall St. slips as energy drops, investors digest Fed comments U.S. stocks eased further from recent record highs on Thursday as energy shares dropped along with oil prices and investors continued to digest comments by Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell....
06:00, 05/03/2019

Brazil's Iguatemi 1st-qtr profit drops even as mall sales pick up Iguatemi Empresa de Shopping Centers SA, one of Brazil's largest mall operators, reported a 4.6 percent drop in quarterly earnings on Tuesday, as improved operational results were eclipsed by higher financial expenses and taxes....
04:00, 05/08/2019

Beyond Meat drops after Nestle says it's launching a veggie burger (BYND) Facebook/Beyond Meat Nestlé announced Monday that it will launch a veggie burger in the US this fall. Shares of Beyond Meat slid as much as 5% on the news. Plant-based protein is gaining popularity in the US and abroad, with grocery stores ...
21:51, 06/03/2019

Air New Zealand drops ban on staff tattoos amid discrimination concerns Air New Zealand said on Monday it was ending a longstanding ban on staff having visible tattoos after facing criticism that the policy discriminated against Māori employees....
10:00, 06/10/2019

Australian PM's party drops election candidate over Islamophobic comments Campaigning for a general election later this month, Prime Minister Scott Morrison said on Friday he had forced a candidate to quit his Liberal Party because of Islamophobic comments posted on social media....
10:17, 05/03/2019

Trump drops mic after Mueller concludes probe: ‘The case is closed!’ "Nothing changes from the Mueller Report. There was insufficient evidence and therefore, in our Country, a person is innocent. The case is closed! Thank you," the president wrote on Twitter....
19:00, 05/29/2019

Russia drops drug charges against anti-corruption journalist Russian officials dropped charges against a prominent anti-corruption journalist following an outcry from domestic and international media outlets and press freedom advocates....
21:34, 06/11/2019

Chevron drops Anadarko takeover battle after Occidental raises bid Chevron Corp abandoned its takeover bid for Anadarko Petroleum Corp on Thursday, outmaneuvered by Occidental Petroleum Corp's higher, $38 billion offer that included more than three times as much cash....
22:17, 05/09/2019

Chevron Drops $33 Billion Bid for Anadarko, Ceding Key Oil Asset to Occidental By walking away from a bidding war for a significant chunk of the lucrative Permian Basin, the energy giant put a much small rival in position to dominate the largest oil field in the United States....
18:17, 05/09/2019

Biden abruptly drops support for 'discriminatory' abortion rule Former vice-president says he can no longer support 40-year-old Hyde amendment, which prohibits use of federal funding for abortionsA day after Joe Biden affirmed his support for the Hyde amendment – a measure that prohibits the use of federal fundin...
04:51, 06/07/2019

UK manufacturing drops by nearly half amid Brexit factory shutdowns News 30 May, 2019 New car sales fell 44.5 per cent in April as manufacturers brought their annual factory shutdowns forward to the original Brexit date...
14:17, 05/30/2019

Password1, Password2, Password3 no more: Microsoft drops password expiration rec For many years, Microsoft has published a security baseline configuration: a set of system policies that are a reasonable default for a typical organization. This configuration may be sufficient for some companies, and it represents a good starting p...
15:17, 05/02/2019

CBOE STOCK EXCHANGE (CBSX) DROPS TAKER FEE SIGNIFICANTLY Chicago, September 22, 2009 - The CBOE Stock Exchange, LLC (CBSX) today announced that the Exchange will significantly reduce its fee for taking liquidity, beginning on October 1, 2009. ......
22:00, 05/02/2019

Sensex Falls Over 100 Points, Nifty Below 11,250; Eicher Motors Drops 4% The domestic stock markets had extended declines to eight straight days last Friday, with the Sensex and Nifty ending 0.26 per cent and 0.2 per cent lower....
06:51, 05/13/2019

Deal: Samsung Gear S3 frontier price drops below $200 on Amazon The Gear S3 frontier is Samsung's spearhead in the US smartwatch market, and one of the popular wearable products sold by the South Korean company. It's not a cheap device, but it's far from being as expensive at Apple's smartwatches. Also, it comes ...
01:17, 06/17/2019

U.S. Birthrate Drops 4th Year in a Row, Possibly Echoing the Great Recession The birthrate hit a 32-year low and the fertility rate reached a record low in 2018, bringing the United States more in line with other wealthy countries....
12:51, 05/17/2019

CANADA STOCKS-TSX drops at open after weak economic data Canada's main stock index fell at open on Tuesday, as mood of investors soured after data showed the country's economy unexpectedly contracted in February....
15:51, 04/30/2019

Congo drops mercenaries investigation of opposition leader Katumbi Congolese prosecutors have dropped an investigation into allegations opposition leader Moise Katumbi hired mercenaries, a document showed on Tuesday, opening the door for him to return home from three years in exile....
23:00, 04/30/2019

Attendance drops for 12 MLB teams, as loss of gate takes on more permanent look Major League Baseball’s attendance problem is not going away, as a significant dip in 2018 has endured into the new season.        ...
00:51, 05/01/2019

U.S. human trafficking report drops child separation warning The U.S. State Department's annual human trafficking report released on Thursday demoted Saudi Arabia and Cuba to countries that failed to meet minimum U.S. anti-trafficking standards....
23:34, 06/20/2019

Smith takes 1-shot lead in Munich, Kaymer drops off Jordan Smith carded a bogey-free 6-under 66 to take a one-shot lead into the final round of the BMW International Open       ...
16:34, 06/22/2019

Stellar new deal on oldie but goldie LG V30 drops its price to $150 (refurbished) The LG V30 may not be an impressive phone by 2019 high-end standards, but obviously, the 2017-released 6-incher is no longer available at comparable prices with the likes of the G7 ThinQ or G8 ThinQ, let alone Samsung's Galaxy S10 lineup. That said, ...
15:00, 05/21/2019

Target stock price drops after weekend register meltdown Target easily could have lost as much as $100 million in sales over the weekend when the retailer’s cash registers went down.       ...
01:17, 06/18/2019

Samsung Electronics counts on better second half after first-quarter profit drops Samsung Electronics Co Ltd on Tuesday flagged better second-half results after posting a 60 percent drop in first-quarter profit, pointing to higher expected sales of memory chips and smartphones....
05:00, 04/30/2019

Dow drops again, with average falling over 600 points, as trade war with China escalates The Dow slid more than 600 points in midday trading after China planned to hike tariffs on U.S. goods, signaling an escalation in the trade war.        ...
19:00, 05/13/2019

Google Glass Enterprise Edition 2 drops to $999 and adds Qualcomm’s XR1 Six years have passed since Google unveiled the original version of its AR headset Glass. Now it's back with a more powerful, cooler-looking sequel.Read More...
23:17, 05/20/2019

Double penalty drops Renault F1's Ricciardo out of French GP points Daniel Ricciardo has dropped from seventh to 11th in the final Formula 1 French Grand Prix classification after receiving two five-second penalties for overtakes on the last lap...
20:51, 06/23/2019

Wall Street drops after Fed chair dampens rate-cut hopes U.S. stocks ended lower on Wednesday and the S&P 500 snapped a three-day streak of record high closes as comments from Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell appeared to dampen hopes the central bank could move later this year to cut interest rates....
02:51, 05/02/2019

Apple HomePod with 1-year warranty drops to $219 in new eBay deal Apple had little choice but to permanently reduce the retail price of the HomePod a couple of months ago after claiming a microscopic share of the booming smart speaker market, but just like we told you back then, better deals are often available at ...
15:00, 06/21/2019

10-year Treasury yield drops below 2% for first time since November 2016 The yield on the benchmark 10-year Treasury note fell below 2% for the first time since November 2016 on Wednesday — breaching a key psychological level....
05:34, 06/20/2019

Big rat drops from ceiling onto customer’s menu at LA Buffalo Wild Wings LOS ANGELES (KNBC) – An unwelcome surprise dropped onto a woman’s table at a Buffalo Wild Wings in the Westchester area of Los Angeles the other day — a live rat dropped from the ceiling onto her table. Alisha Norman says the manager clai...
21:17, 06/21/2019

Tesla drops for sixth straight session, down 20% since share offer Tesla shares extended their recent sell-off on Wednesday after Citi cut its price target on the struggling electric car maker, leaving buyers of its recent share offer, including Chief Executive Elon Musk, $175 million in the hole....
00:34, 05/23/2019

Shanahan drops bid to lead Pentagon, citing 'painful' past After months of unexplained delays, Acting Defense Secretary Patrick Shanahan stepped down Tuesday before his formal nomination ever went to the Senate, citing a "painful" family situation that would hurt his children and reopen "wounds we have worke...
22:17, 06/18/2019

Unlocked Moto G7 Power with 4GB RAM drops below $200 in fresh Woot deal The smartphone with the best battery life in the world right now (according to our in-depth testing) typically costs $250 unlocked in the US, but for a limited time, the Moto G7 Power can be purchased from Woot at $197.99 brand-new. That may not soun...
22:17, 06/17/2019

GLOBAL MARKETS-Fed rate-cut sign boosts stocks, dollar drops World stock markets jumped on Thursday, with the U.S. benchmark S&P 500 hitting a record high, while the 10-year U.S. Treasury note yield dipped below 2% as investors digested a signal from the Federal Reserve of potential U.S. interest rate cuts as ...
01:17, 06/21/2019

Deal: Sony WH-1000XM3 noise-canceling headphones price drops to $280 ($70 off) The sequel to the acclaimed Sony WH-1000XM2 wireless noise-canceling headphones seem to be just as popular among audiophiles. Although they're quite expensive at $350, many US retailers offer various discounts on Sony's WH-1000XM3 headphones to make ...
21:34, 05/19/2019

U.S. drops plan to require vehicle brake-throttle override system The Trump administration said Monday it will drop rules first proposed in 2012 that would have required automakers to install brake-throttle override systems to prevent runaway vehicles....
20:00, 05/13/2019

| WATCH: Netflix drops strong earnings report, addresses new competition Netflix earned $4.52 billion in revenue and gained an additional 9.6 million paid subscribers in the first quarter of 2019, beating expectations, the company said in a note to shareholders....
20:00, 04/28/2019

Theory test pass rate drops to lowest level in a decade News 14 May, 2019 The proportion of learner drivers passing the driving theory test has fallen 18 per cent in a decade, new data reveals...
02:17, 05/15/2019

Netflix drops a release date and plot details for the Between Two Ferns movie When Netflix announced late last year that it was working with Zach Galifianakis and Scott Aukerman to transform their Emmy-winning webseries Between Two Ferns into a movie, it was met with…well, not skepticism, exactly, because Galifianakis and Auke...
10:51, 05/24/2019

Hyundai Twists Knife, Drops Manual on Elantra and Hikes Price $2,000 No matter which month, year or state of ruin the world is in, a few things have always seemed constant: at least one cat begging for food in the early hours of the morning, seasonal allergies and Hyundai offering a manual Elantra in America. Not to s...
19:17, 05/15/2019

Bill Cosby drops defamation case against sexual assault accusers Spokesman said Cosby dropped the case against seven women ‘to focus on other matters’Disgraced actor and comedian Bill Cosby has dropped his countersuit legal action against seven women who accused him of sexually assaulting them, it was announced on...
01:51, 06/01/2019

Woman inspired by ‘Wedding Crashers’ tried to poison fiancé with eye drops: cops A North Carolina mom inspired by the movie “Wedding Crashers” allegedly tried to poison her fiancé with eye drops in order to “incapacitate” him, officials said. Jaymee Cruz, 31, faces charges after she tried to make her partn...
22:00, 06/21/2019

Taylor Swift drops ‘You Need to Calm Down’ music video with Katy Perry Swifties, please remain calm. Taylor Swift has just debuted the video for the second single, “You Need to Calm Down,” off her new album, “Lover,” on sale Aug. 23. The song, released last Thursday, is a tongue-in-cheek celebrat...
01:17, 06/18/2019

Meek Mill gets apology from Las Vegas hotel, drops plans to sue over discrimination Rapper Meek Mill has dropped his plans to sue the Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas after the hotel admitted it was wrong to deny him entry last weekend.        ...
05:00, 06/01/2019

Bill Cosby drops defamation claims against 7 accusers after his insurer settles Bill Cosby has dropped his countersuit against seven women who accused him of sexually assaulting them.        ...
02:17, 06/01/2019

Publisher drops Central Park Five prosecutor Linda Fairstein after outcry Ex-prosecutor turned novelist has seen her relationship with Dutton ‘terminated’ after the release of When They See UsLinda Fairstein has been dropped by her publisher as the fallout continues for the former Central Park Five prosecutor over the wron...
01:51, 06/08/2019

Watch: Kedar Jadhav To Act In "Race 4"? Rohit Sharma Drops Big Hint The trio of Rohit Sharma, Ravindra Jadeja and Kedar Jadhav were enjoying their ride from London to Cardiff on the team bus when suddenly Rohit started interviewing Kedar....
08:34, 05/28/2019

Deal: Fitbit Alta HR fitness tracker price drops below $80 (40% off) at Walmart Even if you're not a sports person, it's great to have at least one gadget to remind you that you should be active when you're not. Fitbit, one of the companies that specialized in wearables, has a rich portfolio of such gadgets, and one of them is n...
11:17, 05/10/2019

Russia drops charges against journalist Golunov, suspends arresting officers Ivan Golunov has been released from house arrest and charges against him have been dropped. The journalist was wrongly arrested on drug charges by Russian police last week....
16:51, 06/11/2019

Robert Vadra Allowed To Go Abroad For Treatment, Drops Request For London Businessman Robert Vadra, accused in a money laundering case, has been allowed by a Delhi court to travel abroad for six weeks for treatment of an illness. The court told Mr Vadra to give his travel......
11:00, 06/03/2019

Boston Globe Drops Out Of The Legal Fight For The Robert Kraft Video The Boston Globe—hometown newspaper to billionaire Robert Kraft and the NFL team he owns—is no longer among the media outlets intervening in the criminal case against him. Kraft faces two counts of misdemeanor solicitation after he was one of two doz...
04:17, 05/10/2019

Creep drops phone into bathroom stall while recording woman: police A clumsy creep hid inside a bathroom at a Staten Island bakery and filmed a woman as she used the loo — then dropped his cell phone as he peered over the stall, police sources told The Post Wednesday. Juan Linares, 39, allegedly hid inside the ...
23:00, 06/05/2019

New York Times drops syndicated cartoons after anti-Semitic backlash The Israeli ambassador to the U.S. on Monday blasted the New York Times as a “cesspool of hostility towards Israel” — as the newspaper said it has suspended publishing syndicated cartoons....
13:00, 05/02/2019

Serial publisher of Windows 0-days drops exploits for 3 more unfixed flaws Enlarge (credit: SandboxEscaper) A serial publisher of Microsoft zeroday vulnerabilities has dropped exploit code for three more unpatched flaws, marking the seventh time the unknown person has done so in the past year. Technical details of the vul...
09:17, 05/23/2019

Crowdfunded 'Outer Wilds' drops Steam for Epic Store exclusivity It's not surprising to see Epic snapping up exclusives for its Games Store, but now it's making moves on crowdfunded titles. Mobius Digital has revealed that its space exploration title Outer Wilds (not to be confused with The Outer Worlds...
16:51, 05/13/2019

Wall St. slips; banks fall with prospect of rate cut, energy drops Wall Street ended down slightly on Wednesday, with bank stocks declining as prospects of a U.S. interest rate cut rose and energy shares tumbling along with oil prices....
23:00, 06/12/2019

Book publisher drops Central Park Five prosecutor Linda Fairstein Central Park Five prosecutor Linda Fairstein has been dropped by her publisher as the fallout continues over the wrongful conviction of five teens for the rape and beating of a female jogger in 1989....
07:51, 06/08/2019

Gift Of Almonds, Eye Drops For Shivraj Singh Chouhan In Political Spat Shivraj Singh Chouhan, the former Chief Minister of Madhya Pradesh, is receiving packages of almonds, eye-drops and "Chawanprash" these days. These come from Congress workers, with a political......
09:51, 05/09/2019

Oil prices extend drops as trade wars fan fears in financial markets Oil prices fell more than 1% on Monday, extending losses of over 3% from Friday, when crude markets slipped to their biggest monthly losses in six months amid stalling demand and as trade wars fanned fears of a global economic slowdown....
08:00, 06/03/2019

Blues star drops F-bomb, needlessly apologizes after winning Stanley Cup F-bomb forgiven. An excited Ryan O’Reilly apologized after letting the expletive go on television Wednesday night, though he does have a valid excuse: Winning the Stanley Cup. “Once we got that lead, we knew we were gonna f—ing get it,” O’Reill...
09:00, 06/13/2019

Taylor Swift drops celebrity-packed music video for ‘You Need to Calm Down’ Not only does the video end Taylor Swift and Katy Perry's longstanding feud, but it takes a stance against discrimination and violence towards LGBTQ2 communities....
08:17, 06/18/2019

Cristiano Ronaldo rape accuser 'drops lawsuit' against Juventus forward A WOMAN who accused Cristiano Ronaldo of raping her is understood to have dropped a lawsuit against the Juventus footballer, according to reports in the US....
13:17, 06/05/2019

Russia Drops Charges Against Investigative Journalist Amid Stiff Criticism Russian authorities dropped drug charges against a prominent journalist and said they would release him from house arrest, in an unusual turnaround that followed criticism from journalists, celebrities and lawmakers....
18:00, 06/11/2019

Russia, in rare U-turn after public anger, drops case against journalist Russian police on Tuesday abruptly dropped drugs charges against journalist Ivan Golunov, a rare U-turn by the authorities in the face of anger from his supporters who alleged he was framed for his reporting and threatened to stage a mass protest in ...
17:34, 06/11/2019

US STOCKS SNAPSHOT-Wall Street drops as trade tensions weigh U.S. stocks closed lower on Tuesday, with initial gains giving way to declines as the likelihood of a prolonged trade war between the United States and China once again kept risk appetite in check....
23:17, 05/28/2019

NBC Drops Steve Harvey’s Talk Show, Replaces Him With Kelly Clarkson Fans of his casket-sharp suits and oversized veneers may be sad to read the following news: Steve Harvey’s talk show, Steve, will be ending its run in June....
17:17, 05/13/2019

Ferrari drops Vettel Canada penalty appeal plan but eyes review The Ferrari Formula 1 team has withdrawn its intention to appeal Sebastian Vettel's Canadian Grand Prix penalty, as it now evaluates a request for an official review of the incident...
23:17, 06/13/2019

Rory Lancman drops out of Queens DA race, endorses rival Melinda Katz In a stunning move mere days before the election, Rory Lancman announced Friday that he’s dropping out of the Queens district attorney race to endorse rival Melinda Katz. The decision was just as much about old-school Queens Democrats circling the wa...
22:17, 06/21/2019

| Switzerland turns to courts after Nigeria drops anchor over detained oil-tanker it seized Switzerland has asked an international court to order Nigeria to release a Swiss-flagged oil tanker, its cargo and crew, that have been detained off Port Harcourt for the past 16 months....
12:34, 06/03/2019

Mexican peso drops amid fragile trade talks and a hit from ratings agencies The Mexican peso fell nearly 1% against the dollar after two ratings agencies lowered their credit outlook on the country amid the heightened trade tensions....
19:34, 06/06/2019

Dow drops 400 points as this week's sell-off accelerates after Trump says China 'broke the deal' The sell-off this week continued on Wall Street Thursday, fueled this time by some comments by the president at a rally. Intel shares led the decline....
16:34, 05/09/2019

Major global investor drops US firms deemed climate crisis laggards Legal and General Investment Management cuts companies including ExxonMobilAn ethical investment operation by the UK’s largest asset manager has dumped shares in a string of US companies it has deemed climate crisis laggards, including oil giant Exxo...
02:00, 06/21/2019

Deal: Apple Watch Series 4 drops to lowest price to date at Target Apple's most recent smartwatch is starting to get more affordable as we're getting closer to the reveal of the next model. These days, if you want to buy an Apple Watch Series 4, you'll have to pay $400 for the cheapest model, and that's not going to...
20:51, 06/10/2019

Shanahan drops out of contention to lead Pentagon, as Trump taps Army secretary President Trump abruptly announced Tuesday that acting Defense Secretary Patrick Shanahan is withdrawing from consideration to lead the Pentagon and he's naming Secretary of the Army Mark Esper as his replacement. ...
21:17, 06/18/2019

Air Asia India Drops Plan To Lease Jet's Grounded B737 Aircraft: Report The Bengaluru-headquartered Air Asia India also showed initial interest and applied to Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) for regulatory approval....
18:17, 05/25/2019

Samsung Galaxy Note 9 drops to crazy low prices in new eBay deals (new and refurbished) Remember when a brand-new $630 Galaxy Note 9 and refurbished units available for as little as $530 essentially seemed like irresistible deals? That... wasn't actually very long ago, but believe it or not, the same top-rated eBay sellers are already c...
20:51, 06/10/2019

DJ Khaled Drops Father of Asahd Album Featuring Nipsey Hussle, Beyoncé and More For his latest album, DJ Khaled drew inspiration from who he calls his "biggest blessing": His 2-year-old son. Father of Asahd, his 11th major studio record, was released on......
15:34, 05/17/2019

Tesla stock drops after a report that Autopilot was engaged during a deadly crash in Florida The National Transportation Safety Board said Tesla's Autopilot system was active when a driver was killed in during a 2018 crash in Florida.        ...
21:17, 05/17/2019

Russian Investigative Journalist Ivan Golunov Released After Government Drops All Charges (MOSCOW) — Russia’s interior minister says all charges against an investigative journalist arrested on suspicion of drug dealing have been dropped. Minister Vladimir Kolokoltsev said in a statement on Tuesday that the accusations against ...
20:34, 06/11/2019

Boris Johnson Leads U.K. Prime Minister Race as Number of Candidates Drops to Three (LONDON) — Britain’s governing Conservative Party narrowed the race to become the country’s next prime minister to three candidates on Thursday, and is set to pick the final two contenders before the end of the day. Boris Johnson, a...
20:34, 06/20/2019

Norwegian Air drops high heel, makeup requirement for female flight attendants Norwegian Air has dropped a policy requiring female flight attendants to wear high heels and makeup. Men can also now wear makeup.        ...
22:34, 05/03/2019

Drone Drops Anti-Media Swastika Flyers Outside Ariana Grande Concert Last Friday, a drone dropped flyers with swastikas and anti-media messages written on them outside an Ariana Grande concert at Sacramento State University, according to BuzzFeed. The school newspaper, the State Hornet, was the first to report the inc...
16:17, 05/07/2019

Kentucky Derby favorite Omaha Beach drops out of race due to health condition What I'm Hearing: Dan Wolken on why Kentucky Derby favorite Omaha Beach was forced to drop out of the race and which horses now have the best odds.        ...
16:00, 05/02/2019

Deal: Apple iPad mini 5 drops to lowest price to date, get it while it lasts If you're interested in Apple's smallest tablet, the iPad mini 5 you can buy the cheapest model for $400 directly from the company's online store anytime. However, if you're constrained by budget, you'll have to wait for a serious price drop, which u...
03:00, 06/06/2019

Biden drops support for Hyde Amendment restricting abortion funding after criticism ATLANTA — Joe Biden said Thursday that he can no longer support federal restrictions on funding for abortion services, an abrupt reversal from his longstanding backing of the Hyde Amendment. Speaking at a Democratic National Committee gala in Atlanta...
07:17, 06/08/2019

Heineken drops deal with team that labeled Ocasio-Cortez ‘enemy of freedom’ Heineken is the latest sponsor to dump the minor league baseball team that called Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez an “enemy of freedom.” The beer giant announced on Thursday that it was yanking all support by its brands Tecate and Dos Equis for t...
01:00, 06/01/2019

EMERGING MARKETS-Latam FX drops, Brazil's real clocks 8-month closing low Latin American currencies softened on Friday against a robust dollar amid rising U.S.-China tensions, with Brazil's real facing intense selling pressure as investors' concerns about growth in Latin America's top economy gathered steam. A commenta...
10:34, 05/18/2019

Michigan drops Flint water crisis criminal cases; probe continues Michigan prosecutors dropped all criminal cases related to the Flint water crisis Thursday in order to give the attorney general's office more time to investigate....
00:51, 06/14/2019

Salesforce stock drops sharply after announcing $15.3 billion Tableau deal, biggest in its history Salesforce finally pulled the trigger on a deal it's been considering for some years, but investors weren't happy. It's expected to impact full-year EPS by $0.37 to $0.39....
16:17, 06/10/2019

Trump's Doral Resort Suffering Under the Dictator's Presidency; Net Income Drops 69 Percent in Two Years This very well could be one of those Trump tax schemes in which he grossly undervalues the property and the income on his resort in order to avoid paying taxes, but one of the crown jewels in Trump’s property portfolio is grossly underperforming....
01:34, 05/16/2019

Teva drops 16% after states accuse drugmaker of conspiring to hike generic drug prices Forty-four U.S. states, led Connecticut Attorney General William Tong, claim 20 drug companies, including Teva, "systematically" divided up the market for generic drugs to avoid competing with one another....
19:17, 05/13/2019

UPDATE 1-South Korea's POSCO drops plans for Chilean battery material plant South Korea's POSCO has pulled out of a project to build battery parts in Chile, the Asian steelmaker said, little more than a year after winning guaranteed access to cheap lithium from top producer Albemarle....
02:34, 06/22/2019

Laura Ingraham gets a first-hand look at the 'border crisis,' Fox Nation behind-the-scenes special drops Tuesday Laura Ingraham took the "Ingraham Angle" to the U.S.-Mexico border Monday to get a first-hand look at the 'border crisis' in the Del Rio sector of Texas....
09:51, 05/07/2019

Nikkei rallies as Fed rate cut hopes lift cyclical stocks; Fast Retailing drops Japan's Nikkei rebounded sharply on Wednesday thanks to a rally in U.S. stocks after Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell signalled a possible rate cut....
09:51, 06/05/2019

Drone drops anti-media flyers with swastika over Ariana Grande concert: report Hundreds of anti-media flyers – some of which included a swastika – were dropped over a Sacramento State University fundraising dinner and outside a nearby Ariana Grande concert on Friday, according to reports....
08:17, 05/06/2019

Daimler's stock drops as diesel scandal cuts profit for Mercedes' parent company Share's of German automaker Daimler fell almost 4% in Monday trading after the company said Sunday that profits for the second quarter would be hurt by troubles from its Mercedes-Benz brand and downgraded its earnings forecast for the the full y...
22:00, 06/24/2019

This addictive 'Game of Thrones' smartphone game will let you give the series a brand-new ending "Reigns: Game of Thrones"/Devolver Digital "Reigns: Game of Thrones" is a strategy game that lets players rule Westeros from the Iron Throne with one of nine rulers. Much like the show, the ruler's decision-making is constantly put to the test, and ...
00:51, 05/20/2019

Bruins' Charlie McAvoy gets one-game suspension for hit, but only a minor penalty in game Bruins defenseman Charlie McAvoy got a one-game suspension for a hit to head of Blue Jackets forward Josh Anderson but a two-minute penalty on ice.        ...
03:00, 05/08/2019

Free PS4 Game Update: Download a huge new PlayStation game and PS Plus bundle Today Dauntless is a fantastic new free game available to play on the PS4 without needing PS Plus. But if you have got an active PlayStation Plus subscription, you can also grab some excellent freebies....
09:00, 06/01/2019

New Fallout game revealed ahead of E3 2019: Bethesda's best game gets a sequel - sort of Bethesda could be about to stealth drop a game at E3 2019 - here's everything you need to know about a potential new game incoming from the publisher....
19:34, 06/02/2019

Katana Zero is a good game about swords, and a great game about being a rude, interrupting prick Every Friday, several A.V. Club staffers kick off our weekly open thread for the discussion of gaming plans and recent gaming glories, but of course, the real action is down in the comments, where we invite you to answer our eternal question: What Ar...
09:51, 05/03/2019

Kevin Durant a game-time decision for Warriors in NBA Finals Game 5 Golden State's Kevin Durant – for the first time in NBA Finals – is a game-time decision for Game 5 against Toronto on Monday.       ...
21:00, 06/10/2019

Game Of Thrones brutally asserts that the game in question will have no winner (experts) Welcome to the “Experts” reviews of Game Of Thrones here at The A.V. Club, which are written from the perspective of someone who has read George R.R. Martin’s A Song of Ice and Fire. Originally, these reviews were a necessity, creating a space ...
09:17, 05/13/2019

Game of Thrones: Conquest is a mobile game as disappointing as the last season of the show As the last season of the super-popular TV show Game of Thrones is in full swing, you might have noticed ads about the “Official HBO GoT Strategy RPG” with all the familiar faces of the show’s actors. If you’re a fan of the show, you might have wonde...
15:17, 05/10/2019

San Jose Sharks' Joe Pavelski game-time decision for Game 7 against Avalanche Sharks captain Joe Pavelski is a game-time decision for San Jose's matchup against the Colorado Avalanche in Game 7 of the Western Conference semifinals....
21:00, 05/08/2019

Did Game of Thrones sneak a video game reference into “The Long Night?” Okay, before we get started, I’m going to warn you that there are *SPOILERS* in this post for episode 3 of season 8 of Game of Thrones. No, really: *SPOILERS* Last warning: *SPOILERS* For those of you still here, I assume you’ve watched last Sunday’s...
20:34, 04/30/2019

‘Saturday Night Live’ Pits ‘Game of Thrones’ Against ‘The Avengers’ in a Game of ‘Family Feud’ The characters of Game of Thrones may have battled the white walkers, but their greatest fight was yet to come — facing off against The Avengers on a parody of Family Feud. In a legendary cold open mashup this weekend, Saturday Night Live pitte...
05:51, 05/06/2019

‘Every Game You Like Is Built on the Backs of Workers.’ Video Game Creators Are Burned Out and Desperate for Change Spending on video games and related equipment reached an all-time high last year, with Americans shelling out $42 billion to immerse themselves in virtual worlds where they can steal cars, shoot cowboys, and fight Nazis with abandon. But as tens of t...
11:34, 06/11/2019

Dow Jones Industrial Average drops 500 points as escalation of trade dispute between U.S. and China worries investors NEW YORK (AP) — Dow Jones Industrial Average drops 500 points as escalation of trade dispute between U.S. and China worries investors....
20:34, 05/07/2019

A major win for transgender rights: UN health agency drops ‘gender identity disorder’, as official diagnosis “To reflect critical advances in science and medicine”, the World Health Organization, WHO, has removed so-called “gender identity disorder” from its official manual of diagnoses, which is being hailed as a major win for transgender rights....
20:51, 05/30/2019

Anti-Trump Republican consultant drops foreign agent contract to fight Russia sanctions John Weaver, an anti-Trump Republican consultant, on Thursday backed out of a contract with a Russian-owned nuclear energy company following backlash online....
20:17, 05/16/2019

Massive E3 Leak Reveals From Software Game With George R.R. Martin, New Tales Game, Ni no Kuni Remastered A security flaw on publisher Bandai Namco’s website has led to a major new E3 leak that reveals three new games: the rumored From Software-George R.R. Martin collaboration, a new Tales game, and Ni no Kuni remastered....
06:34, 06/08/2019

History’s Game Changers: Inside the Video Game Wars — A romp through gaming’s early days Game Changers: Inside the Video Game Wars is a documentary airing soon on the History Channel that captures the great moments of the dawn of video games.Read More...
16:00, 06/07/2019

PS4, Xbox FREE game ALERT: Download this video game trial this bank Holiday Weekend Ubisoft has a May Bank Holiday treat for PS4, Xbox One, and PC players this weekend. You'll still need PS Plus and Xbox Live, but you can still play Ghost Recon Wildlands for free....
08:34, 05/04/2019

Apple's ground game versus Google's long game As Android has failed to expand far beyond smartphones, Apple has fortified a device ecosystem around pillars of related operating systems. Google sees AI as its wrecking ball....
22:51, 06/17/2019

‘Game of Thrones’ star Emilia Clarke laughs as Rockets' mascot ‘bends the knee’ at NBA playoff game “Game of Thrones” star Emilia Clarke got the royal treatment at the showdown between the Houston Rockets and Golden State Warriors in Houston, Tex., on Friday night....
19:17, 05/11/2019

Garfield, Only He's A Nightmarish Monster Starring In A Game Boy Game Last year, just in time for Halloween, Lumpy made some short animations based on artist Will Burke’s nightmarish Garfield sketches. Fast forward to May 2019 and he’s just finished work on a complete 13-minute video, presented in the style of the gros...
08:17, 05/14/2019

Freddie Ljungberg handed Arsenal first-team role as Steve Bould drops down to academy in backroom shake-up Arsenal have confirmed Freddie Ljungberg will replace Steve Bould as Unai Emery's assistant with the former defender returning to head up the Uner-23 side....
15:34, 06/17/2019

Book publisher drops ex-prosecutor involved in Central Park Five rape case following renewed outcry, rep confirms NEW YORK (AP) — Book publisher drops ex-prosecutor involved in Central Park Five rape case following renewed outcry, rep confirms ....
21:51, 06/07/2019

Desert Storm 2019: Aabhishek Mishra, Adrian Metge Strengthen Lead; Gaurav Gill Drops To P8 On Day 3 The third day of the 2019 Desert Storm saw a number of drivers move up the order while several fan favourites struggling to keep pace during the lengthy stage. Cementing his lead from yesterday,......
22:34, 05/10/2019

SHOCKING VIDEO: Arizona hospital staff allegedly drops newborn on head, baby suffers brain hemorrhage days later A prematurely born twin girl was dropped on her head by hospital staff moments after birth at Chandler Regional Medical Center in Arizona last February and suffered a brain hemorrhage days later, the child's parents claim. ...
18:34, 05/03/2019

Deal: Apple Watch Series 4 LTE killer deal drops price to all-time low Prices for the newest Apple smartwatch start at $400, but the cheapest model doesn't come with cellular support. However, for $100 extra, anyone can buy an Apple Watch Series 4 (GPS + cellular) and pair it with any of the major carriers in the US, in...
02:34, 06/21/2019

Ishrat Jahan Case: Court Drops Case Against Ex-Cops DG Vanzara, NK Amin Former Gujarat police officers DG Vanzara and NK Amin will no longer be accused in the 2004 Ishrat Jehan fake encounter killing. A CBI court today approved their request for discharge....
09:51, 05/02/2019

Sony Xperia XZ3 price drops further to $500, Xperia XZ2 Compact gets 'clearance' discount As the official US release of the extra-tall, Snapdragon 855-powered Sony Xperia 1 is finally drawing near, the compelling deals on the Snapdragon 845-packing Xperia XZ3 are piling on and getting sweeter by the day. Originally available for an exorbi...
23:17, 05/18/2019

Holly Willoughby drops f-word as she gets 'lost' in the dark with Phillip Schofield This Morning duo Holly Willoughby and Phillip Schofield appeared a little worse for wear as they lost a shoe, and their way, while on holiday together....
02:17, 05/30/2019

Eden Hazard drops Chelsea transfer bombshell: 'I have made my decision' Eden Hazard has dropped the biggest hint yet that he is leaving Chelsea this summer after revealing he told the club two weeks ago where he wants to play next season....
00:51, 05/13/2019

Lalu Yadav's Party (0) Drops To Record Low Under Son Tejashwi Yadav Lalu Yadav's Rashtriya Janata Dal, led in his absence by son and political heir Tejashwi Yadav, was routed by the combined forces of Nitish Kumar, Ram Vilas Paswan and the BJP....
22:34, 05/23/2019

Deal: Moto Z3 Play drops to lowest price on Amazon, Moto Power Pack included for free Motorola has just introduced the Moto Z4, another Verizon-exclusive smartphone, but if you can't afford to buy one, the Moto Z3 Play is a great alternative, especially when it's on sale. Not to mention that the Moto Z3 Play comes unlocked, so you'll ...
20:17, 05/30/2019

Amazing story, amazing game: Raptors' Pascal Siakam plays the hero in Game 1 win Pascal Siakam's amazing story has carried him from Cameroon and a Basketball Without Borders camp to hero status in a Game 1 win in the NBA Finals        ...
14:17, 05/31/2019

Presidential candidate Bernie Sanders has thoughts on the video game industry: “The video game indus Presidential candidate Bernie Sanders has thoughts on the video game industry: “The video game industry made $43 billion in revenue last year. The workers responsible for that profit deserve to collectively bargain as part of a union.” Come on Splits...
17:51, 06/18/2019

Ratings for Game 2 of NBA Finals up a bit over Game 1 NEW YORK (AP) — Ratings for Game 2 of the NBA Finals were slightly higher than the numbers for Game 1 of the title series between Toronto and Golden State. The Warriors’ win on Sunday night drew a 10.2 overnight rating, up a bit from the 10.1 r...
19:51, 06/03/2019

Iron Maiden sue video game company for $2m over Ion Maiden game Band argue that game ‘is attempting to trade off on Iron Maiden’s notoriety’ and is confusing customersIron Maiden are suing video game company 3D Realms over the game Ion Maiden, which they describe as an “incredibly blatant” infringement on their t...
13:00, 05/30/2019

Working mom drops the mic with list of society's expectations: 'I'm ready to lean out' Sarah Buckley Friedberg's late-night rant about societal expectations for working moms has gone viral for all the right reasons.        ...
20:00, 04/28/2019

The Game of Thrones Has Been Won We’ve been through eight seasons, countless battles, a war that lasted lifetimes. Kings and queens have risen, and they have fallen. All leading us right here, to the bitter end. HBO’s Game of Thrones is over, the people of Westeros have spoken, and ...
15:34, 05/20/2019

What Game Would You Most Like To See Remade? For the longest time, I’ve been telling people how special Link’s Awakening is. I had to explain that even though it was for the original GameBoy, it’s one of the best Zelda games Nintendo made. Similar to Super Mario Bros. 2, it was part of a dream ...
06:51, 06/24/2019

Game Of Thrones: What Is It, Exactly? The fact of the matter is that no one really knows what Game of Thrones is. Some say it was a television program that was good for a while and then bad for a while, but even those supposedly informed people disagree on how much of it was good. We wou...
19:00, 05/23/2019

Everything We Know About the Game of Thrones Prequel Everyone’s favorite television epic, Game of Thrones, is coming to an end in the spring of 2019. The fantasy series reigned supreme as the most popular show in the world for years and will likely set new records when it airs its final episode o...
02:00, 05/03/2019

Why is video game slo-mo so frequently a no-go? Every Friday, A.V. Club staffers kick off our weekly open thread for the discussion of gaming plans and recent gaming glories, but of course, the real action is down in the comments, where we invite you to answer our eternal question: What Are You Pl...
10:34, 06/21/2019

Cardinals CB Peterson gets 6-game PED ban Eight-time Pro Bowl CB Patrick Peterson of the Cardinals won't appeal a six-game suspension for violating the NFL's PED policy, a source told ESPN. He will be eligible to return Oct. 20....
04:17, 05/17/2019

Republicans get into the climate game The top Republicans on the House Energy and Commerce Committee are looking to engage with the Democratic majority on climate change, promoting private sector innovation as an alternative to regulation, taxes, or mandates....
11:51, 05/03/2019

The Layup Faces Of Game 2 For Sunday’s Game 2 in Toronto, a pair of remote cameras were set up at one end of the court. One (the angle you see above) appears to have been in the stanchion itself, and was operated by Getty Images’ Gregory Shamus, and captures the action just b...
22:34, 06/03/2019

Game of Thrones Didn’t Have to End This Way The kindest thing I can say about the Games of Thrones series finale is that it might have satisfied Plato. Predictably—in part because it would’ve been so weird to celebrate the victory of one half of an incestuous couple—neither D...
00:51, 05/21/2019

I Forgot What It Was Like To Game Without Internet I just moved to a new apartment, and we don’t have internet yet. Sure, I could read or explore the neighborhood, but sometimes I just want to sit down with a good video game and turn off my brain. Unfortunately, as I ran head-first into the reality o...
18:51, 05/03/2019

Can There Be More Dragons on Game of Thrones? Warning: This story contains spoilers for Game of Thrones. Daenerys is having a bad year on Game of Thrones. After the Night King turned Viserion into an ice dragon in season 7, she lost another one of her dragons, Rhaegal, when Euron shot a big cros...
21:17, 05/06/2019

Our First Look At The New Avengers Video Game You know what’s weird: how we haven’t had big blockbuster video games based on The Avengers. That’s changing now, though, with the reveal tonight of...Avengers....
05:34, 06/11/2019

R.I.P. Game Of Thrones' coffee cup It is with great sorrow, heavy like yonder giant’s teat, that we bring word of the passing of the errant Game Of Thrones coffee cup. For as quickly and silently as it appeared, so quietly does it join its brethren, digitally erased into the HBO ether...
21:34, 05/07/2019

Could a computer game help you cut down on sugar? Many adults in the United States reach for unhealthful, sugary foods, with potentially negative health consequences. Could an experimental game help them?...
18:17, 05/10/2019

How to Manage Game Day Anxiety Whether you’re playing a sport, preparing a speech, or getting ready to sing in front of an audience, it’s nearly impossible to control the pre-game jitters....
19:17, 05/24/2019

Warriors take Game 5 with 106-105 win against Raptors Stephen Curry has 23 points, Klay Thompson scored 12 and the Golden State Warriors lead the Toronto Raptors 62-56 at halftime of Game 5 of the NBA Finals....
06:34, 06/11/2019

How to Cancel HBO Now That Game of Thrones is Over With Game of Thrones officially behind us, you’re probably asking yourself a lot of tough questions. One of the biggest questions GOT fans have been asking this week is, unsurprisingly, “How do I cancel HBO now that Game of Thrones is over?”...
20:34, 05/21/2019

I’m Still Never Sure When My PS4 Will Automatically Update A Game If you’re a PlayStation 4 owner, there’s an experience you’ve probably had many a time: Upon waking your console from Rest Mode, you’re greeted by a barrage of new game updates waiting to be downloaded, even though one of PS4's most-touted featur...
01:00, 05/16/2019

It's A Very Fighting Game Weekend It’s Memorial Day weekend, which means either chaining hot dogs, hamburgers and handfuls of chips or jab, jab, uppercut, jab, throw, special. Or both....
09:34, 05/25/2019

Game 6 Just Got A Lot Tougher For The Sharks The Sharks will not have Erik Karlsson or Tomas Hertl for Game 6 tonight, and Joe Pavelski is a game-time decision. By the low, low standards set by a disastrous Game 5, the news could be worse. Joe Pavelski could be definitely out instead of just po...
04:51, 05/22/2019

End game: the fall of Theresa May It seemed she could survive any setback. But eventually a beleaguered prime minister ran out of allies and optionsAfter her emotional resignation statement on Friday morning, Theresa May retired to Downing Street for a few private, comforting words w...
11:51, 05/26/2019

‘Game of Thrones’: The finale As the ashes fall among the ruins of King's Landing, our triumphant heroes must come to terms with what’s been done — and what will be the aftermath....
05:17, 05/22/2019

What to obsess over now that 'Game of Thrones' is done It is truly a dark time. "Game of Thrones" is over, and depending on what you thought of its grand conclusion, you're either in mourning or ready to exorcise the whole scarring experience from your soul....
00:34, 05/27/2019

The Raptors win Game 4 and we now have a series SportsPulse: The Raptors were dominant in their Game 4 victory over the Bucks and much of the credit deserves to go to the Toronto bench. USA TODAY Sports' Jeff Zillgitt and Milwaukee Journal Sentinel's Matt Velazquez break it all down. &...
14:34, 05/22/2019

Game of Thrones Is Too Far Gone To Save When the dust is all settled and the fire has turned into ashes, one thing about Game of Thrones will always be clear: They shouldn’t have tried to end the whole damn show in 13 episodes....
08:17, 05/14/2019

‘Game of Thrones’ Episode 4: Someone needs to die now Never mind “Valar Morghulis” — translation: “All Men Must Die” — that tired old “Game of Thrones” ad slogan from about three years ago. I’ll settle for any major character at this point. The official “G...
23:34, 05/03/2019

NBA: Curry should have fouled out in Game 1 The league reported that two controversial non-calls in the Rockets-Warriors game were correct, while other calls that went against Houston were messed up....
21:51, 04/29/2019

‘Game of Thrones’: Dracarys As dawn breaks on Episode 4, "The Last of the Starks," the survivors of the Long Night bid a final farewell to the fallen from the Battle of Winterfell....
00:34, 05/07/2019

And the winner of the ‘Game of Thrones’ is … LOS ANGELES (AP) — Winter has come and winter has gone. The last of the heads have been lopped off and the last of the dragon fire has been spent as “Game of Thrones” aired its 73rd and final episode Sunday night. While the results were t...
10:00, 05/20/2019

'Game of Thrones' Bows Out ‘Game of Thrones,’ the HBO series that achieved epic scale and success, ended Sunday, in a mass live-viewing experience of the kind that is now almost unheard for serialized television....
06:51, 05/20/2019

The Iron Throne Is Gone, and the Game Is Over A dragon passed final judgment regarding the jagged, twisted chair that made everyone so power hungry. But perhaps the throne was a good judge as well....
07:17, 05/20/2019

Porsche Is Getting Into the Car-Wrap Game Life, for big companies, is really all about taking existing ideas and finding ways to profit off of them—whether that’s Instagram pummeling Snapchat with its own posting model, or an automaker bringing the typically post-factory idea of paint and wr...
06:17, 06/14/2019

N.B.A. Stars Get Into the Hollywood Game Los Angeles is suddenly crawling with basketball royalty like Kobe Bryant, LeBron James and Kevin Durant, who are developing TV shows, streaming offerings and movies....
18:00, 05/20/2019

The Best Board Game Ever, Now Cheaper Than Ever I realize that you’re not used to paying $93 for a board game, but you should make an exception for Gloomhaven. It’s Board Game Geek’s #1 board game ever, and is “astoundingly good” according to Ars Technica. Hell, it weighs 20 pounds! It was also a ...
14:34, 05/23/2019

Giannis: Raptors not like C's; Game 1 a must-win Bucks star Giannis Antetokounmpo said his team was "fine" after going down 1-0 to the Celtics, but it is far more critical to win Game 1 against the Raptors....
02:00, 05/15/2019

Cardinals CB Peterson gets six-game PED ban Eight-time Pro Bowl cornerback Patrick Peterson of the Arizona Cardinals has been suspended for the first six games of 2019 for violating the NFL's performance-enhancing drug policy....
03:34, 05/17/2019

After Game of Thrones: what on Westeros should we do now? The end of GoT isn’t just the end of a show. It’s the end of gorging ourselves silly, collectively. Will anything ever fill this buzz vacuum?Game of Thrones finale recap – The Iron ThroneGame of Thrones review – final epic episode corrects some major...
16:17, 05/22/2019

The Best Video Game Art Of 2019* Ah, it’s June, which means it’s time once more for Into The Pixel, an annual event held alongside E3 that celebrates some of the best work being done by the artists responsible for conjuring the worlds that we all enjoy in our favourite games....
07:34, 06/05/2019

The Best Cast Quotes About the End of Game of Thrones So Far The fans aren't the only people currently in the midst of processing the end of one of TV's biggest shows ever. While they've had a lot longer to do it, the cast of Game of......
02:00, 05/22/2019

HBO edited that coffee cup out of 'Game of Thrones' If you hadn't already heard, HBO accidentally left a coffee cup in a shot from episode four of Game of Thrones' final season -- millions of TV viewers learned that Daenerys can't function before she's had her latte. However, you ...
18:17, 05/07/2019

Game of Thrones Is Over, But We Still Want Answers to These Questions Game of Thrones is over. Bran Stark is king. Daenerys Targaryen is dead. Sansa Stark is queen in the North. There's no going back to Westeros, so all these questions we still have......
23:17, 05/23/2019

Cities: Skylines Is Becoming A Board Game Last year, Paradox announced that a range of board game adaptations were on the way for some of their biggest titles. The first is Crusader Kings II, and the second will be Cities: Skylines....
06:34, 06/17/2019

A Better Way Game Of Thrones Could Have Arrived At This Same Point The very next paragraph contains a description of the events of “The Bells,” the fifth episode of the eighth and final season of Game of Thrones, which aired last night. If you do not want to know what happened in that episode, stop reading now....
19:34, 05/13/2019

| Sharks' Esterhuizen: 'Every game is vital from now on' Sharks No 12 Andre Esterhuizen insists every game is vital as the Durban franchise meet the Lions in their Super Rugby encounter at Kings Park this weekend....
21:51, 05/23/2019

Mets-Marlins game rained out The Mets will have a two-day break. The series finale at Citi Field against the Marlins on Sunday has been rained out. It has been rescheduled for a single-admission doubleheader on Aug. 5 at 4:10 p.m., the Mets announced. The Mets took the first two...
17:34, 05/12/2019

San Jose captain Joe Pavelski out for Game 6 ST. LOUIS (AP) — San Jose Sharks captain Joe Pavelski is a last-minute scratch for Game 6 of the Western Conference final. Pavelski absorbed a big hit by St. Louis Blues captain Alex Pietrangelo in the third period of Game 5. The center has four goal...
03:17, 05/22/2019

Sony shows off PS4 Spider-Man game on PS5 We’ve allegedly had our first look at what Sony‘s next-generation PlayStation console will be capable of doing — and, unfortunately, what we saw didn’t show us much of anything except that the PS5 will be able to run PS4 games very well. That’s great...
01:00, 05/22/2019

Blues looking to limit penalties in Game 4 ST. LOUIS -- Throughout the Stanley Cup Final, the St. Louis Blues have spoken repeatedly of playing a disciplined game and staying out of the penalty box. Yet when the Boston Bruins appear on the ice, St. Louis struggles to play physically without t...
04:00, 06/03/2019

Raptors say OG Anunoby will be active for Game 2 TORONTO (AP) — The Toronto Raptors might be getting some bench help for Game 2 of the NBA Finals. Raptors coach Nick Nurse says OG Anunoby will be available for Sunday night’s game against the Golden State Warriors. Anunoby has yet to appear in...
03:17, 06/03/2019

What Time Does the Game of Thrones Traffic End? Game of Thrones is over. After more than eight years and thousands of online articles, HBO’s generation-defining fantasy series ended last night with a season finale that, well, was a finale, all right!...
19:34, 05/20/2019

Yes, That Was Aaron Rodgers on Game of Thrones The Game of Thrones celebrity cameo list grew by one in the penultimate episode of the series. In "The Bells," footballer Aaron Rodgers made a cameo as a King's Landing citizen.......
18:00, 05/13/2019

HBO says ‘Game of Thrones’ coffee cup was a ‘mistake’ HBO admitted Monday that a coffee cup spotted in a scene of Sunday night’s “Game of Thrones” was a mistake. Fans of the fantasy series were buzzing on social media Monday after spotting the out-of-place modern cup on a table next to...
08:34, 05/07/2019

Fan Fix For 13-Year-Old Far Cry Bug Officially Added To The Game The original Far Cry is a, ahem, distant weep from what the series has become under Ubisoft’s influence, but the 2004 jungle-faring adventure starring a grown man with the fashion sense of a late-1990s middle-schooler still has its fans. Since 2006, ...
01:51, 06/05/2019

Bucks, Raptors both looking to improve in Game 2 The Raptors led most of the way Wednesday in the opener of the best-of-seven series, but the better-rested Bucks won 108-100 by outscoring Toronto 32-17 in the fourth quarter -- 10-0 in the final 3:31....
03:34, 05/17/2019

Now Car Dealerships Are Getting in on the Call Spoofing Game One of the more frustrating spam calling tricks is when telemarketers, scammers, and other characters “spoof” an outgoing number to make it seem like their calls are local. Now, car dealerships have joined the fray....
02:00, 05/17/2019

Bucks beat Raptors 108-100 to take Game 1 It was a pure-hustle play that was trademark Kyle Lowry. During the third quarter Wednesday night, the Toronto Raptors point guard made like a beach volleyball player, diving wildly to bat in a wayward Danny Green pass that was heading out of bounds....
08:51, 05/16/2019

Clever No Man’s Sky Players Are Trying To Add Cities To The Game No Man’s Sky players are pretty used to doing everything by themselves. Before the game’s revitalizing Next update, players who stuck with the game since it launched turned its universe into a series of sprawling civilizations, many with their own go...
16:00, 05/22/2019

Bucks take 1-0 lead into game 2 against the Raptors Toronto Raptors (58-24, second in the Eastern Conference during the regular season) vs. Milwaukee Bucks (60-22, first in the Eastern Conference during the regular season)...
23:34, 05/16/2019

'You win or you die!' The hardest Game of Thrones quiz ever Know your Drogon from your Hodor? Ahead of the GoT finale, put your knowledge to the ultimate testWhat is the Iron Bank’s representative, played by Mark Gatiss, called?Quorin HalfhandXaro Xhoan DaxonHoward from the HalifaxTycho NestorisWho was respon...
10:17, 05/17/2019

Report: Cardinals CB Peterson gets six-game PED ban Eight-time Pro Bowl cornerback Patrick Peterson of the Arizona Cardinals has been suspended for the first six games of 2019 for violating the NFL's performance-enhancing drug policy, ESPN reported....
21:00, 05/16/2019

What Is The Game of Thrones Cast Working On Next? Many of the leading actors—like Emilia Clarke, Sophie Turner, and Maisie Williams—do have interesting projects in the works, some even coming out now...
19:51, 05/23/2019

How Game of Thrones has got it in for people of colour There is barely a black or brown person left alive in the long-running fantasy series. Is a triumphant storyline too much to ask for these characters?This article contains spoilers for season eight, episode four of Game of Thrones.When you’re a pop c...
04:00, 05/07/2019

When you play the games of the Game Of Thrones, do they win, or do they die? Game Of Thrones is a series, fundamentally, about power: How you get it, what you do with it, and—in some of its most memorably bloody moments—what happens to people when they think they have it, but really don’t. Video games are good at power, too, ...
15:51, 05/07/2019

The Best Board Game You Can Play On Your Phone Phones are of course great to play actual video games on, but they’re also quietly one of the best platforms around to play digital adaptations of board games as well, whether you’re after traditional fare like Monopoly or something more recent, like...
05:51, 05/07/2019

Kevin Durant out for Game 3 of NBA Finals OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Kevin Durant still isn’t ready to return for the Golden State Warriors as he works back from a strained right calf he suffered during the Western Conference semifinals. Durant didn’t practice with the Warriors on Tu...
23:00, 06/04/2019

Some Of The Art Behind Game Of Thrones: The Final Season Kieran Belshaw is an artist who has worked on Game of Thrones for a few years now, including the eighth and final season, where he helped out on some of the series’ most iconic moments....
06:34, 05/31/2019

All the Unanswered Questions We Still Have About Game of Thrones Warning: This story contains spoilers for Game of Thrones. The final episode of Game of Thrones answered the one question that fans had been desperate to determine since the very first episode: Who would win and who would die? The answers were Bran S...
23:51, 05/21/2019

Sharks Do Their Job, Get Some Help, And Eliminate The Avalanche In Game 7 It would have been very on-brand for the perennial choke-artist San Jose Sharks to blow it against the 8th seed in the second-round of what might be the most wide-open NHL playoffs of all-time. But to their credit, San Jose recovered from Gabriel Lan...
12:34, 05/09/2019

Emery: I want to do something important with Cech in his last game "Unai Emery says whether he plays or not, he wants to do something \"important\" with Petr Cech in what will be his last game as a professional: the Europa League final against Chelsea."...
18:51, 05/29/2019

How the Lannister twins actually won ‘Game of Thrones’ Spoilers below for the “Game of Thrones” series finale. The Starks might have emerged triumphant on “Game of Thrones,” with Sansa as Queen in the North and Bran as King of the Realm — but the Lannister twins are the real winners. Yes, it’s true...
22:51, 05/20/2019

How ‘Game of Thrones’ blew it more than ‘Lost’ “Game of Thrones” final season was the most hyped of the decade. Now that Season 8 is nearly over, HBO’s cult hit can pat itself on the back for one big achievement: ABC’s “Lost” will no longer be the go-to example of an iconic show that ...
01:34, 05/20/2019

Blues look to get back on their feet in Game 2 Blues look to get back on their feet in Game 2 - Blowing a two-goal lead to lose Game 1 of the Stanley Cup Final to the Boston Bruins on Monday was no doubt a hit for the St. Louis Blues, but it was another hit during the loss that remained the talk ...
08:51, 05/29/2019

Clean MRI for Iguodala; questionable for Game 4 Warriors swingman Andre Iguodala is questionable for Game 4 of the Western Conference finals against the Trail Blazers on Monday night after an MRI on his left calf came back clean Sunday....
23:34, 05/19/2019

Walmart ups the delivery game with next day shipping NEW YORK (AP) — Walmart is rolling out next-day delivery on its most popular items, raising the stakes in the retail shipping wars. The nation’s largest retailer says Tuesday it’s been building its own network of more efficient e-commerce...
07:17, 05/14/2019

Sheldon Whitehouse's long game Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse, D-R.I., says that the oil and gas industry, spooked by shareholder advocacy, public pressure, and litigation, is nearing a breaking point that could lead to Congress passing major climate change policy....
14:00, 05/10/2019

'Game of Thrones' recap: Ooh, burn! If someone asks you about what happened this week on that little dragon show you watch, you are more than allowed to just scream at full volume for an hour and 20 minutes. Because that's what this episode was. Just one, long 80-minute "AAAAHHH!!!."...
16:17, 05/13/2019

Athletics-Tigers game suspended in 7th with A’s up 5-3 DETROIT (AP) — The Oakland Athletics led the Detroit Tigers 5-3 in the bottom of the seventh inning Sunday when the game was suspended because of rain. Oakland scored twice in the top of the seventh to take the lead, but the teams were unable to comp...
01:51, 05/20/2019

In the Game of Planes, You Lose or You Become Less Low-Cost Those mourning the end of “Game of Thrones” can always watch the cutthroat world of European airlines. Despite a decline in net profit for the fiscal year, Ryanair CEO Michael O’Leary defended his plan to keep aggressively expanding....
20:34, 05/20/2019

Here are the first photos from the next-to-last episode ever of ‘Game of Thrones’ Only two more episodes of Game of Thrones to go, and HBO has just released the first batch of photos from the second-to-last episode of the landmark show which depict preparations being made for what looks to be an all-out fight for King’s Land...
14:51, 05/09/2019

| SA's true S15 strength: A two-game 'thermometer' Do SA teams still warrant proper respect as Super Rugby title contenders? The looming two games here by the Crusaders are a good yardstick, says Rob Houwing....
15:17, 05/09/2019

Game of Thrones comes to VR with Beyond the Wall on HTC Vive HTC Vive has partnered with HBO to deliver Beyond the Wall, a virtual reality experience based on Game of Thrones. It debuts on Viveport Infinity on May 31.Read More...
23:51, 05/30/2019

Cousins to be active for Warriors in Game 1 Warriors center DeMarcus Cousins will be active for Game 1 against the Raptors, though Steve Kerr declined to say how he'll be used. But it isn't looking like Kevin Durant will be ready to go for Game 2....
02:00, 05/31/2019

This is the ‘Game of Thrones’ finale we all deserved The final episode of Game of Thrones airs on Sunday night on HBO, and millions of people are going to watch it in spite of how bad the final season has been so far. Millions more are going to be late for work before it, because, let’s face it, ...
05:00, 05/20/2019

You can be reimbursed for ‘Game of Thrones’ spoilers now Everybody does it: Twitter, blogs, ESPN — your mom. Spoilers are an insidious plague on pop culture and no one knows this better than “Game of Thrones” fans. It was only a matter of time before some enterprising mind whipped up a way to m...
23:17, 05/14/2019

Blues and disco: It's all 'Gloria' after Game 7 win A radio station in St. Louis is celebrating the Blues' Game 7 win to advance to the Western Conference finals by playing the 1982 hit "Gloria" for 24 hours straight....
22:00, 05/08/2019

Legends Can’t Tame RiverDogs in Game One Charlie Neuweiler delivers a pitch for the Legends – Photo by the Lexington Legends WHITAKER BANK BALLPARK (Lexington, KY) – The Lexington Legends dropped game one with the Charleston RiverDogs, 7-3. The Legends drop to 24-28 on the season, whi...
06:51, 05/31/2019

Game of Thrones Just Needed More Time Game of Thrones has come to an end, and with it, so has Kotaku Splitscreen’s very special run of bonus recaps. BUT FIRST: The final episode....
03:00, 05/21/2019

Kerr: Durant officially out of Game 1 Golden State forward Kevin Durant will not play in Game 1 of the NBA Finals on Thursday and he might not travel with the team to Toronto due to his calf injury, coach Steve Kerr told reporters on Monday....
02:17, 05/28/2019

I don’t even care who wins the ‘Game of Thrones’ With just two episodes left in the final season of Game of Thrones and absolutely nothing to suggest that the train wreck we’ve seen so far this season is going to get any better, I’m now comfortable calling the show’s official time...
17:17, 05/10/2019

Raptors confident ahead of do-or-die Game 7 Kyle Lowry had a massive Game 7 against the Miami Heat in 2016, scoring 35 points and flirting with a triple-double to carry the Raptors to their first appearance in the Eastern Conference finals....
22:17, 05/11/2019

Toronto, Philadelphia set for game 7 matchup Philadelphia 76ers (51-31, third in the Eastern Conference during the regular season) vs. Toronto Raptors (58-24, second in the Eastern Conference during the regular season)...
22:17, 05/11/2019

Red Sox get back to bashing after one-game lull BALTIMORE — Mitch Moreland hit a three-run homer and J.D. Martinez and Xander Bogaerts also connected to help the Boston Red Sox beat the Baltimore Orioles 8-5 on Tuesday night. After having their run of six straight games with a long ball snapped by...
06:00, 05/08/2019

| Neymar scores on final PSG game before ban Neymar responded to being handed a three-match ban by scoring as champions PSG ended their three-game losing streak away from home with a Ligue 1 victory at Angers....
22:34, 05/11/2019

8 Questions Game of Thrones Will Never Answer Game of Thrones has ended, and the results were mixed. The series did wrap up some of its biggest storylines—some a bit more confusingly than others—but a few were also abandoned early. Here’s a list of some of the mysteries we’ll never see solved......
23:34, 05/21/2019

Warriors want a more aggressive defense in Game 2 Draymond Green put the onus squarely on himself to improve the results for the visiting Golden State Warriors in Game 2 of the NBA Finals Sunday night against the Toronto Raptors....
23:34, 06/01/2019

What to Watch After Game of Thrones Ends Ask not for whom the game thrones; it thrones for thee. This weekend Game of Thrones, the television show that invented death, finally ends. Now you can move on, at least until the prequel starts. What should you watch next to scratch that itch? It d...
22:17, 05/17/2019

Now Here Is One God-Awful Way To Lose A Baseball Game If you are the type of person who does not enjoy watching people experience self-inflicted embarrassments in public, heed these two warnings: Do not listen to this clip of an author finding out live on radio that the entire premise of her latest book...
16:51, 05/24/2019

All the TV you should have watched this weekend (that isn't Game Of Thrones) Here’s everything The A.V. Club reviewed this weekend, from the series finale of Veep to the season 30—that’s right, 30—finale of The Simpsons to the first part of a new Jerrod Carmichael special. Read more recaps and pre-airs on our TV reviews page....
21:51, 05/13/2019

How Bettors in the Know Cashed In on ‘Game of Thrones’ Though HBO went to great lengths to keep the finale secret until it aired, professional bettors saw clear signs that key details had leaked and were driving the wagering....
21:51, 05/21/2019

Report: Durant could return for Game 3 Golden State forward Andre Iguodala is expected to play Sunday, despite being hobbled at the end of Game 1 of the NBA Finals, but teammate Kevin Durant won't....
22:00, 05/31/2019

'I'm not ready for it to end': Growing up with Game Of Thrones "Winter is coming," uttered Ned Stark, warning of a seemingly impending doom that could change the future of Westeros before audiences had even had much of a chance to get a sense for its present....
14:00, 05/18/2019

Calf injury to keep Iguodala out of Game 4 The Golden State Warriors will be without the services of veteran swingman Andre Iguodala on Monday night in Game 4 of the Western Conference finals against the Portland Trail Blazers because of a sore left calf, coach Steve Kerr confirmed....
05:17, 05/21/2019

Durant to miss Game 2; Iguodala likely after MRI Warriors star Kevin Durant, who hasn't played since injuring his right calf in the Western Conference semifinals, will miss Game 2 of the NBA Finals against Toronto on Sunday....
22:51, 05/31/2019

Timbers cap 12-game trip with 3-1 win over Union Brian Fernández scored twice and the Portland Timbers beat Philadelphia 3-1 to knock the Union from the top spot in the Eastern Conference standings        ...
04:51, 05/26/2019

NBA notebook: Durant doubtful for Game 1 Golden State Warriors forward Kevin Durant is unlikely to play in Game 1 of the NBA Finals on Thursday against either the Toronto Raptors or Milwaukee Bucks....
13:34, 05/25/2019

(3) Washington Gets Key Hits in Game One Win over (14) Kentucky Katie Reed makes the throw in Super Regionals at Washington – Photo by UK Athletics SEATTLE – The No. 3 Washington Huskies won a low-scoring affair 3-0 in game one of the 2019 Seattle Super Regional thanks to timely hitting and execution in clu...
07:17, 05/25/2019

After Game of Thrones, what's the next must-see fantasy epic? The TV version of George RR Martin’s series has given many their first taste of the genre. Which books deserve the next big-budget take to sustain the spell?By now, the dust has settled and the final occupant of the Iron Throne has ascended to their ...
17:34, 05/21/2019

Bae still trying to find his game after military service Golf notes: Bae still trying to remember how to play golf after 2 years in Korean Army; Chris Kirk takes time off to cope with alcohol and depression        ...
03:00, 05/08/2019

How ‘Game of Thrones’ just set up Sansa to take out Cersei “Game of Thrones” Season 8 just introduced a shocking plot twist for Daenerys — and set up Sansa Stark to take out Cersei herself. Warning: Spoilers for episode 4 ahead. In Sunday’s installment, Danerys Targaryen (Emilia Clarke), the would-be Q...
04:51, 05/06/2019

Kerr: Thompson likely to return for Game 4 Golden State guard Klay Thompson sat out Game 3 of the NBA Finals against the Toronto Raptors on Wednesday, but he likely will return for Game 4, Warriors coach Steve Kerr told The Athletic's Tim Kawakami late Wednesday in Oakland, Calif....
12:00, 06/06/2019

Fan shoves Raptors' Lowry during Game 3 A man sitting courtside at Game 3 of the NBA Finals in Oakland, Calif., was ejected Wednesday for shoving Toronto Raptors guard Kyle Lowry after the player's momentum led him into the seating area as he dived in pursuit of a loose ball....
12:00, 06/06/2019

Liberty end 17-game skid with 88-78 win over the Aces WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. (AP) — Tina Charles scored 21 points and Bria Hartley added 17 to help New York end a franchise-long 17-game losing streak with an 88-78 win over the Las Vegas Aces on Sunday. The Liberty (1-4) last had a win on July 15, 2018 when ...
03:17, 06/10/2019

Looney available to play for Warriors in Game 4 Looney suffered a nondisplaced first costal cartilage fracture in Game 2 in Toronto when he absorbed contact from Raptors star Kawhi Leonard on a drive. He was originally expected to be out for the series....
03:00, 06/08/2019

Rockets audited '18 Game 7, say Finals bid taken The Rockets believe they should have advanced to last year's NBA Finals, not the Warriors, citing their own audit of 81 potential missed calls in their Game 7 loss to Golden State....
21:51, 04/29/2019

How the Warriors Survived Game 5 of the N.B.A. Finals The Warriors avoided elimination Monday night against the Raptors but lost Kevin Durant to an Achilles’ tendon injury that could keep him out through next season....
10:17, 06/11/2019

Siakam doubtful for Game 4 against 76ers It might have happened when he thrust out his right leg and tripped Joel Embiid in frustration. It might have been when he crashed hard to the floor after Embiid blocked his shot....
00:34, 05/05/2019

Why did last night’s ‘Game of Thrones’ look so bad? Here comes the science! Last night’s episode of “Game of Thrones” was a wild ride and inarguably one of an epic show’s more epic moments — if you could see it through the dark and the blotchy video. It turns out even one of the most expensive and met...
22:34, 04/29/2019

How baseball announcers are destroying the game Perhaps the last great short-form descriptive phrase to be concocted then adopted was “crunch time.” That said it all. The game was on the line. It needed no further explanation or embellishment. Now the emphasis is on conjuring the opposite — the lo...
06:17, 06/09/2019

Warriors' Durant to play in Game 5 Golden State forward Kevin Durant will play for the Warriors as they face elimination Monday night in the NBA Finals, ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski reported, citing league sources....
01:51, 06/11/2019

Another Stanley Cup Game 7 Looms. They Don’t Happen Often. They’re usually low-scoring. Home teams have the edge. Overtime is even rarer. The spectacle of Game 7 of the Stanley Cup finals awaits Boston and St. Louis....
20:51, 06/11/2019

Epic says its Game Store is not spying on you Enlarge / Despite what you may have read, Epic says this is not spyware. This week, certain corners of the gaming Internet have been abuzz with a bit of self-described "amateur analysis" suggesting some "pretty sketchy," spyware-like activity on t...
16:34, 05/02/2019

Shaqiri: Ronaldo didn't have his best game "Despite scoring a hat-trick, Cristiano Ronaldo didn\u0027t have one of his best games when Portugal beat Switzerland in the Nations League semi-final - according to Xherdan Shaqiri."...
16:34, 06/06/2019

Mets may have talked themselves out of win as game gets suspended They were on the verge of returning to .500, and then the Mets possibly talked themselves out of a victory. Wait until Friday for the dramatic conclusion. Thursday night ended with the score tied 4-4 between the Mets and Cardinals in a game suspended...
09:51, 06/14/2019

Green: Ref chatter after Game 1 'embarrassing' Draymond Green said neither the Warriors nor the Rockets were complaining about many calls Tuesday night, because all the chatter about refs after Game 1 was "kind of embarrassing for the game of basketball."...
11:00, 05/01/2019

Game industry TV ad spend craters in May There was a huge decrease in gaming industry TV ad spend from April to May, down to an estimated $9.3 million from the previous $29.4 million.Read More...
01:00, 06/17/2019

The Surprise Skateboarding Game From Last E3 Won't Be There This Year At around this time last year, an indie skateboarding game called Session became, through no fault of its own, the biggest letdown of Microsoft’s E3 press conference. In 2018, hope and enthusiasm for an imagined Skate 4 ran amok, an idea that was bri...
06:34, 06/08/2019

I’m worried about this ‘Marvel’s Avengers’ game When Square Enix finally unveiled its big Avengers project, the reception was mixed, to put it politely. While Marvel's Avengers looked appropriately triple-A, all the familiar Avenger heroes looked a little too unfamiliar. The developers have g...
16:51, 06/13/2019

WTF is going on with Jaime and Brienne on ‘Game of Thrones’? He did it! Jaime Lannister finally slept with a woman he’s not related to on “Game of Thrones.” And it was great — until suddenly it wasn’t. Spoilers below for Season 8 episode 4. Jaime (Nikolaj Coster-Waldau) and Brienne (Gwendoline Christine) have ...
04:51, 05/06/2019

Stanley Cup 2019: Home ice won’t mean much for Game 7 The Stanley Cup will be hoisted and skated around the TD Garden on Wednesday night, after the Boston Bruins and St. Louis Blues decide the NHL championship in Game 7 (NBC, 8 p.m.). It has been an enjoyable series thus far for fans and bettors. Invest...
02:51, 06/13/2019

Game of Thrones: Hookups and Showdowns Now that was...not exactly what we were waiting for, but it was eventful. Some stuff has finally happened in the fourth episode of the final season of Game of Thrones, including a......
13:17, 05/06/2019

Don’t worry about HBO post-‘Game of Thrones’ NEW YORK (AP) — Every time a popular HBO series ends, the network faces questions about how it would be able to survive. This year, the questions came after the “Game of Thrones” finale. Early indications from the Nielsen company are that...
23:51, 06/11/2019

Blues' Barbashev suspended for Game 6 St. Louis Blues forward Ivan Barbashev has been suspended for Sunday's Game 6 of the Stanley Cup Final after delivering an illegal check to the head of Boston Bruins forward Marcus Johansson in Thursday's Game 5....
09:51, 06/08/2019

There's Going To Be A Blair Witch Video Game Back in 1999, we all thought that the Blair Witch Project was real and we definitely didn’t think about video game tie-ins. But that’s what we have. Blair Witch was announced today at the 2019 E3 press conference. There’s a missing kid and a loyal do...
00:51, 06/10/2019

NBA notebook: Durant officially out for Game 3 Kevin Durant is officially out for Game 3, while Klay Thompson was listed as questionable by Golden State coach Steve Kerr for Wednesday's NBA Finals game against the visiting Toronto Raptors....
07:17, 06/05/2019

US using same starters for game against Trinidad and Tobago CLEVELAND (AP) — U.S. coach Gregg Berhalter is starting the same lineup in a CONCACAF Gold Cup match against Trinidad and Tobago as he used in the opening 4-0 victory over Guyana. Goalkeeper Zack Steffen captained the U.S. for the first time Saturday...
07:17, 06/23/2019

What We Need From Game of Thrones' Final 3 Episodes There is a whole lot riding on the next three Sundays. Now that the Night King is dead and presumably gone for good, Game of Thrones has to get back down to the very premise of its title......
20:34, 05/03/2019

Corinne Diacre and the Game of Her Life France’s coach has given decades to soccer as a player and pioneer, and she has spent the last two years building a World Cup contender. Is her reward — and France’s — finally within reach?...
02:00, 06/23/2019

E3 2019: all the video game news so far With day two of the E3 video game conference about to begin, here are the biggest stories from Microsoft’s Xbox conference, Bethesda and moreWe are in a transitional period for video games: new console technology is right around the corner, but most ...
22:51, 06/10/2019

Every Big Game Coming Out In Spring 2019 At the start of spring, just for an instant, the Earth’s equator lines up perfectly with the center of the sun marking the first day of spring, at which point we are collectively thrust into another season chuck full of game releases....
03:00, 05/03/2019

A Firefighting Game That Makes Fun Of The Gig Economy Embr’s house groaned as fire licked away at its supports. Collapse was imminent. With a panicking resident slung over my shoulder, I sprinted for a second story window. Outside were three other residents I’d rescued. I took solace in the fact that, n...
00:34, 06/14/2019

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

What Is Your Favorite Game On A Portable System? Up until recently, I didn’t play many portable games. Even when I did, I liked to play them on a TV screen, which is why I used the Game Boy Player for my GameCube to play many of my favorite GBA games like Metroid Fusion, Astro Boy: Omega Factor, Th...
00:34, 06/23/2019

Xbox Game Pass Ultimate is now available Ahead of its E3 2019 press conference Microsoft is revealing details around its upcoming expansions of Xbox Game Pass by opening subscription pages.First up is Xbox Game Pass Ultimate which is now available to everyone after a period of limited avail...
18:51, 06/09/2019