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Former Oregon State, Cincinnati Bengals CB Terrell Roberts killed in shooting Former Oregon State Beavers and Cincinnati Bengals defensive back Terrell Roberts was shot and killed at his grandmother's home in Richmond, Calif. He was 38....
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NZ to fund NZ$10m to support Pacific cybersecurity strategy Over the next five years, the New Zealand government will support Pacific countries as they secure their infrastructure and data, enhance online safety, and implement new cyber crime laws....
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Your Favorite Stars, Now Playing in Your Ears In fiction podcasts, screen and stage actors get to play parts Hollywood is too risk-averse to offer, with the added perk of no need to sit for makeup....
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Sale on the cards for owners of Clintons chain The owners of Clintons, Britain's second-biggest standalone greeting cards chain, are exploring a sale of the business seven years after it collapsed into administration....
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Water supply failures up as consumer use increases Disruption to domestic water supplies has risen by a fifth in two years and billions of litres of water are being lost through leaky pipework, according to a report....
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A 2,000km journey through the Amazon rainforest - podcast Tom Phillips describes his recent Amazon trip and examines the impact of the new era of wrecking ushered in by Brazil’s president, Jair Bolsonaro. Also, Rhik Samadder on coping with depression when your job involves trying to amuse peopleAfter Brazil...
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How Turkish TV is taking over the world Shows such as Magnificent Century have come to rival US TV for international popularity, sweeping through the Middle East, Asia and Latin America. What explains their global success? By Fatima Bhutto‘The first agreement we should make is: don’t call ...
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California boat fire: crew was asleep when blaze started, investigators say Boats like the Conception, which caught fire and sank this month, are required to have a crew member keep watch at nightAll six crew members were asleep when a fire broke out aboard the scuba diving boat Conception in southern California, killing 34 ...
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California bans private prisons – including Ice detention centers Bill removes profit motive from incarceration and marks latest clash in state’s battle with Trump over treatment of immigrantsThe private prison industry is set to be upended after California lawmakers passed a bill on Wednesday banning the facilitie...
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Bad fauxmance: when celebrity couples become PR stunts From Camila Cabello and Shawn Mendes to J Lo and Drake, pop is awash with accusations of fake relationships – but who’s for real?Modern Toss on PR-stunt celebrity fauxmancesFar be it for us to stand in the way of young love, but there is something ab...
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We're quitting smoking, so why is big tobacco booming? - video Smoking rates are falling in the UK, US and much of Europe. Forty-five per cent of Brits smoked in the 60s and 70s, compared with just 15% today. You would think this was bad news for cigarette profits, but tobacco companies are making more money tha...
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Democratic debate highlights: Healthcare, gun control and party unity take center stage Former Vice President Joe Biden and U.S. Senators Elizabeth Warren and Senator Bernie Sanders – the leading contenders for the 2020 Democratic presidential nomination – wasted no time in Thursday's debate sparring over how to best expand healthcare c...
15:34, 09/13/2019

Germany compensates almost 900 more WWII 'ghetto workers': report Almost 900 more so-called ghetto workers received compensation from the government, German media have reported. But critics say it is too little, and that many of those eligible know how to apply for the payments....
15:34, 09/13/2019

International Motor Show 2019: It's all so green here! The International Motor Show in Frankfurt is taking place amid tough economic conditions and a sharpened social debate around the combustion engine. Henrik Böhme reports....
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New Zealand plans further tightening of gun laws New Zealand's government is planning to further restrict gun ownership by the end of the year. The measures proposed to Parliament come as the country marks six months since deadly attacks at two mosques....
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Universe might be 2 billion years younger: study Researchers at the Max Planck Society in Germany have said the cosmos is expanding faster than previously believed, leading them to believe the universe is significantly younger. But some are skeptical of the findings....
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France fines Google nearly €1 billion in 'historic' tax fraud ruling Google has been ordered to pay nearly €1 billion to the French government over allegations of tax fraud. The ruling comes as European authorities are exploring new ways to clamp down on digital tax evasion....
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Mugabe mourners injured at Zimbabwe viewing Several people have been injured in a crush to see Robert Mugabe's body at a viewing in Harare. The incident comes as uncertainty over his final resting place highlights tensions between his family and the government....
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Capture the flag: Cologne and Gladbach set to renew Rhineland rivalry Following Cologne’s promotion back to the Bundesliga, hostilities are set to be resumed in the Rhineland Derby when Borussia Mönchengladbach come to town. The rivalry between the two clubs goes back a long way....
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Personal trainer tells woman she’s ‘way too heavy’ for his class A 350-pound woman was rejected by a personal trainer who said she was “way too heavy” for his fitness class. Lisa Parratt, 33, was mortified when workout instructor Gary Randall, who goes by the moniker “Buffmaster,” told her ...
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Google Maps just got a brand new feature that goes way beyond navigation Google has been adding plenty of new features to Google Maps over the year, most of them meant to improve navigation and commute experiences. The latest feature, however, is a lot more helpful than just providing directions to a new destination. Goog...
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U.S. retail sales increase solidly in boost to economy U.S. retail sales increased more than expected in August, pointing to solid consumer spending that should continue to support a moderate pace of economic growth....
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Ford recalls some Explorer SUVs after reports of hand injuries on sharp seat edges Ford Motor Co said on Friday it was recalling some 2017 Explorer SUVs after receiving reports of 31 people injuring their hands on sharp edges down the side of the front seat....
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Callum Shinkwin shoots 66 to lead KLM Open after 1st round Unheralded Callum Shinkwin shot five birdies and an eagle Thursday on his way to a 6-under 66 and a one-shot lead after the first round of the 100th edition of the KLM Open        ...
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One Step Closer to ‘Beam Me Up’? Teleportation is Possible…At Least at the Quantum Level Have you ever seen Star Trek? If so, you must be familiar with characters being ‘beamed’ from one spacecraft to another, or to a planet. While Star Trek is fictional, there are some concepts presented that make sense from a scientific point of view. ...
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First Ever Find of Water on ‘Potentially Habitable’ Planet Gives Hope for Finding Alien Life For the first time ever, astronomers have identified water trapped in the atmosphere of a remote planet orbiting a distant star. ...
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Tucson man presumed dead remembered by family TUCSON – A massive manhunt is over. Blane and Susan Barksdale are now back in custody. The Barksdales are being charged with the murder of 72-year-old Frank Bligh who went missing back in April. His body still has not been found. Bligh is being...
16:51, 09/13/2019

Texas GOP lawmaker tells Beto O’Rourke: ‘My AR is ready for you’ By Dareh Gregorian A Texas state representative had a menacing response to Beto O’Rourke’s statement in Thursday’s debate that “hell yes, we’re going to take your AR-15.” “My AR is ready for you Robert Franci...
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The Women of Washington paddling team are preparing for the race of a lifetime (KING) The members of the Pacific Northwest canoe team “Wahine o Wakinekona” or “Women of Washington” are preparing for a race described as the world championship of canoe paddling. “We’re preparing for the Na Wahi...
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Three teens charged as Adults in Aggravated Robbery Case SIERRA VISTA, Ariz.- On Sept. 11, three teens were arrested and charged for aggravated assault. The Sierra Vista Police Department identified the three as 16-year-old Sierra Vista resident Michael Hayes, 16-year-old Douglas Resident Xaria Garcia and ...
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4 Your Health: Obesity rates in America hit all-time high (NBC News)- A tentative settlement has been reached in lawsuits filed against oxycontin maker Purdue Pharma. The maker of the opioid drug has reached a deal that would resolve thousands of lawsuits brought by municipal and state governments. The pen...
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CBP seize $90K in meth in two incidents at I-8 Checkpoint YUMA, Ariz. – U.S. Border Patrol agents confiscated bulk cash and almost $90K in methamphetamine on Friday and Sunday while working at the Interstate 8 Immigration Checkpoint. The first seizure took place Friday afternoon when a car was sent to...
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Two British skydivers in freefall were nearly struck by U.S. fighter jets NBC – Two parachutists in the skies over England had a close brush with U.S. fighter jets that roared under them during a jump earlier this year, U.K. government aviation officials said. The skydivers were in freefall, traveling at about 120 mp...
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PACC to hold waiving adoption fees event this weekend PIMA COUNTY – Adopting pets seems fun, however, it can sometimes be pricey. In honor of PetSmart Charities National Adoption Weekend, Pima Animal Care Center (PACC) will be waiving adoption fees on any pet four months or older from Sept. 13-15. The e...
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Newly released audio recordings show a woman called dispatch to report a drunk driver while she, herself, was intoxicated (KSL) Newly released audio recordings show a Utah woman called dispatch to report a drunk driver while she, herself, was intoxicated. The woman was animated and emphatic as she called in to report the suspected drunk driver, but something about her j...
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Target hiring seasonal workers NBC NEWS-Target plans to hire 130,000 seasonal workers for the upcoming holiday season. That’s up from 120,000 last year. The minimum starting wage is at $13 dollars an hour. Employees will also get a 10 percent discount on store purchases. Th...
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How students are learning about 9/11 at Sky Islands High School TUCSON – Wednesday morning, Sky Islands Public High School held a presentation for students to learn more about the history of the September 11 terrorist attacks. Lucas Bogard, a teacher at the school, says he has a very clear memory of exactl...
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At least 16 states reject settlement with OxyContin maker Purdue Pharma WASHINGTON NBC — Top legal officials in 27 states and territories and lawyers for more than 2,000 cities and counties announced Wednesday they had agreed to a tentative multi-billion-dollar settlement with Purdue Pharma, the maker of the opioid OxyCo...
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Seven-time champion Jimmie Johnson favours NASCAR stay beyond 2020 Seven-time NASCAR Cup Series champion Jimmie Johnson says he is "favouring more years" in the series if he is "forced to make a decision" by Hendrick Motorsports...
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Coma to act as Alonso's Dakar Rally co-driver at Toyota in 2020 Dakar Rally icon Marc Coma will serve as Fernando Alonso's co-driver at Toyota Gazoo Racing when the two-time Formula 1 champion takes on the legendary event...
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Vinales pips Quartararo by 0.057s in Misano MotoGP FP2 Maverick Vinales narrowly led fellow Yamaha rider Fabio Quartararo in the second MotoGP free practice session for the San Marino Grand Prix at Misano...
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Montoya: Vettel F1 2019 issues more likely technical than mentality Sebastian Vettel's troubles this year are more likely to be a "technical" problem than an issue with the four-time Formula 1 world champion's mentality, reckons Juan Pablo Montoya...
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Bentley to build 12 Le Mans 'Blower' continuation cars Bentley is to build 12 continuations of the 1929 supercharged 4.5-litre 'Blower' that competed in the Le Mans 24 Hours, making it the first pre-war race car to reenter production...
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Today’s selection of articles from Kotaku’s reader-run community: Warped Pipes: Let’s Talk About Toa Today’s selection of articles from Kotaku’s reader-run community: Warped Pipes: Let’s Talk About Toad’s Solo Adventure In Wario’s Woods • Kizumongatari: Nekketsu Collector’s Edition Blu-ray Review • My Top 50 Games Of The 2010s: Part 4: Best Of The R...
17:34, 09/13/2019

The New Resident Evil Is Good (So Far) I’ll be honest. When Project Resistance was announced, I was skeptical. A multiplayer Resident Evil? Surely, that cannot work, I thought. At the Tokyo Game Show, I got hands-on with Project Resistance, and from what I played, I realized that, yes, ye...
17:34, 09/13/2019

BioWare's Anthem Added To EA's Subscription Services Anthem’s ignominious fall from “BioWare’s next big thing” to “oh dear” hasn’t hit rock bottom just yet, as today it was announced that the game is being added to EA’s subscription catalogues....
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Baten Kaitos Speedrunner Loses 97 Hours Of Progress Due To A Single Item Cult-classic card game Baten Kaitos: Eternal Wings and the Lost Ocean is a pretty big game, especially if you want to collect everything there is to find. A 100% speedrun takes over 300 hours to complete, and even a single mistake could spell disaste...
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Impeachment warrior Al Green complains resolution doesn’t cite Trump for racism Democratic Rep. Al Green, one of the most vocal advocates for impeachment, complained Thursday that his colleagues' latest resolution establishing that process didn't include accusations of discrimination against President Trump. ...
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Kickstarter accused of union-busting after firing two employees Kickstarter has fired two employees who headed a unionization effort within the company, according to Slate. The crowdsourcing company fired Taylor Moore (its head of comedy and podcasts) on Thursday, a week after firing Clarissa Redwine (one of its....
17:34, 09/13/2019

What we've been playing in September: 'Control' and 'Wheels of Aurelia' Welcome back to Engadget's Gaming IRL, a monthly segment where we run down what our editors are playing. This time around, we dove into Remedy's latest third-person shooter, Control, and the indie driving sim Wheels of Aurelia. One of our e...
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LG's new 4K UHD CineBeam projector is way more affordable LG has debuted a new 4K UHD CineBeam projector along with its short-throw model at CEDIA 2019. It's not capable of delivering crisp images at just 7.2 inches away from the wall like its short throw pal, but it also doesn't cost $6,000. (Tha...
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MIT scientists accidentally create the blackest material ever Good news for goths -- black somehow just got even blacker. MIT engineers have cooked up a material that's 10 times blacker than anything else previously reported. Capturing more than 99.995 percent of any incoming light, the material is made of...
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Spooked by Facebook's Libra, euro zone to step up work on public cryptocurrency Euro zone governments and central banks are working on a long-term plan to launch a public digital currency that they hope would make redundant projects like Facebook's Libra, which is seen as a risk to financial stability, officials said on Friday....
17:34, 09/13/2019

Rob Gronkowski’s concussion confession: 20 total, 5 ‘blackout ones’ Three-time Super Bowl champion Rob Gronkowski went further to reveal the extent playing football had on his body, including detailing the number of concussions he potentially suffered during his career. Gronkowski told CBS News in an interview this w...
17:34, 09/13/2019

Why Antonio Brown rape allegations were hidden from the Patriots There is a reason why the Patriots were blindsided by the rape allegations against Antonio Brown that surfaced days after they signed the controversial receiver. Representatives for Brown and accuser Britney Taylor had been in discussions for months ...
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Trevor Siemian just looking to do his job after Darnold shocker When you’ve already replaced a legend like Peyton Manning, stepping in for Sam Darnold doesn’t sound so daunting, which is perhaps why Trevor Siemian seemed so chill about making his first start in two years Monday night against the Browns at MetLife...
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Why the Internet Thinks Rihanna Is Pregnant With Baby No. 1 Perhaps when Rihanna sung about a hopeless place, she was referring to the Internet. Ahead of her 5th annual Diamond Ball on Thursday night, the superstar stopped to chat with......
17:34, 09/13/2019

Why moving like billionaire Carl Icahn to a low-tax state may backfire for you If you're running away from high-tax California or New York to some tax-free haven, you can expect a fight from your state auditor. Here's what you should know before you board your flight....
18:00, 09/13/2019

Opioid Reckoning Hits Money Managers Exposure to drug companies with potential liabilities stemming from widespread opioid addiction is damaging investment returns at several money managers as pain from the national drug crisis spreads....
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A full moon will rise Friday the 13th. Here's why it's so rare - and why it'll look small A stunning harvest moon will rise in the eastern sky on Friday the 13th. It's also a micromoon, too, which means it's an unusually small full moon       ...
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VW Beetle The iconic vehicle ended its long production run this year. Don't be surprised if the name is resurrected on an EV based on the automaker's modular MEB platform. The timing of such a move is unclear....
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New Zealand man brings professional clown to pink-slip meeting who mimed crying, made balloon animals A New Zealand advertising executive facing the bleak prospect of being fired decided to inject a bit of humor into the situation, bringing a professional clown to his pink-slip meeting instead of a colleague for emotional support....
18:01, 09/13/2019

Wealth Advisory Firms Are Merging, but What’s in It for Clients? The answer may depend on how much money the wealthy have to invest, experts say. Either way, a change in ownership may bring changes in how clients’ money is managed....
18:34, 09/13/2019

Russian nuclear-powered missile with ‘unlimited’ range to be ready by 2025: report Russia’s nuclear-powered missile that reportedly will have “unlimited range” appear to be on track to be ready for war within the next six months, a U.S. intelligence assessment claims....
18:34, 09/13/2019

U.K. Steps Up Efforts Toward a Brexit Deal, Pushing Pound Higher The British government is signaling it wants to step up talks to secure an agreement over its departure from the EU, stirring hopes that a Brexit deal can be struck next month....
18:34, 09/13/2019

Tunisia's Presidential Race Tests Fledgling Democracy Conservatives, Islamists and the country’s first openly gay candidate are running in the country’s second presidential election since the Arab Spring, but the jailing of one candidate has sparked concerns over the election’s political integrity....
18:34, 09/13/2019

CSK Shut Down Dhoni Retirement Talk With Iconic Game Of Thrones Dialogue The rumour mills about MS Dhoni's retirement were on overdrive on Thursday before responses from Sakshi Dhoni, Chennai Super Kings and others set them at rest....
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Black hole at centre of galaxy is getting hungrier, say scientists Scientists say Milky Way’s Sagittarius A* has been more active in recent months Unseeable and inescapable, black holes already rank among the more sinister phenomena out in the cosmos. So it may come as disconcerting news that the supermassive black ...
18:34, 09/13/2019

Johnson is sure he would win an election. A closer look at the polls says otherwise | Ell Smith Even a very small change in the numbers will make it impossible for the Conservatives to win a majorityIn October 1924, British voters went to the polls. It was an unstable time: over the previous two years, as one inconclusive election followed anot...
18:34, 09/13/2019

Tampa Bay Buccaneers use goal-line stand to stuff Carolina Panthers Tampa Bay defense stands tall in 20-14 victory over CarolinaJameis Winston throws for 208 yards and a touchdown in winWhen Cam Newton left the shotgun and began creeping toward the line of scrimmage, Buccaneers cornerback Vernon Hargreaves knew exact...
18:34, 09/13/2019

Australia fume after Fiba Basketball World Cup double-overtime defeat to Spain Spain reach final with 95-88 win over Australia in BeijingAndrew Bogut delivers foul-mouthed tirade against FibaAndrew Bogut will likely be investigated for a foul-mouthed post-game spray while Boomers assistant coach Luc Longley was also fuming afte...
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Ole Gunnar Solskjær and the credibility conundrum at Manchester United Sceptics in the squad doubt the manager’s tactics and coaching but is it wise to assume he is out of his depth?Ole Gunnar Solskjær asked to be judged on this season and, four matches in, his credibility is being questioned within Manchester’s United ...
18:34, 09/13/2019

'I was an ex-wife. Time to become a hot ex-wife': how I found myself at Spin class At my first class I felt like a walking ‘before’ picture, surrounded by ‘afters’. Then the instructor turned the lights off, and I became a convertOnce I realised you could cry in Spin class, it was over.To take it back a bit, I was not a very fit ad...
18:34, 09/13/2019

Around 12 million children may never see a classroom, UN data reveals New data published by the United Nations cultural agency on Friday, reveals that without taking urgent measures, around 12 million young children will never set foot inside a school, with girls facing “the greatest barriers”....
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USB4 standards brings the number of different USB-C to USB-C cables to 8 USB Type C was envisioned as the universal connector, though USB-C cables are far from universal. USB4 cables are limited to a maximum length of 80 cm....
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Lantern-waving Hong Kong protesters take to hills, as leader pledges housing reform Hong Kong pro-democracy protesters took to the hills to form flashlight-carrying human chains on Friday, using the colorful Mid-Autumn Festival as a backdrop to the latest in more than three months of sometimes violent demonstrations....
19:00, 09/13/2019

Teenage activist Greta Thunberg takes climate protest to Trump Swedish teenager Greta Thunberg, who has shot to global fame for inspiring worldwide student strikes to promote action against climate change, took her mission to President Donald Trump’s doorstep on Friday with a protest outside the White House....
19:00, 09/13/2019

European powers urge Iran to return to nuclear accord compliance France, Britain and Germany, the European parties to Iran's nuclear accord, on Friday expressed deep concern at Tehran's violations of the 2015 deal and urged it to cooperate with the U.N. nuclear watchdog....
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Thousands march in Algeria, say no election before elite quits Tens of thousands of Algerians marched in the capital on Friday to demand that the rest of the ruling elite follow former president Abdelaziz Bouteflika in quitting power before any new election....
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New York City health chief sounds alarm on vaping rates among middle-school children New York City Health Commissioner Oxiris Barbot, a pediatrician, said 1 in 15 middle-school students in the city said they currently use electronic cigarettes....
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Study finds the universe might be 2 billion years younger New calculations suggest the universe could be a couple billion years younger than scientists now estimate -- and even younger than suggested by two other calculations published this year that trimmed hundreds of millions of years from the age of the...
19:00, 09/13/2019

Felicity Huffman's sentencing date has arrived in historic college admissions scandal Felicity Huffman will become the first parent sentenced in the nation's college admissions scandal in what could be a precedent-setting decision.        ...
19:00, 09/13/2019

Jennifer Lopez reveals her son Max will walk her down aisle in wedding to Alex Rodriguez Jennifer Lopez revealed her son Maximilian, 11, will walk her down the aisle to Alex Rodriguez on their wedding day.        ...
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Al Roker roots for the 'talented' Tamron Hall ahead of 'Climate in Crisis' series debut Al Roker, who previously hosted the "Today" show's third hour with Tamron Hall, applauds her new syndicated talk show, which premiered Sept. 9.        ...
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Discord Nitro subscription service drops games Discord Nitro provides a library of games that you can download and play as long as you maintain a subscription. The company is eliminating that feature.Read More...
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7 red flags that could mean a product on Amazon is actually junk Noah Berger/Reuters Millions of Amazon items are listed online, ranging from products with stellar reviews to those with extremely low ratings. Some items available for sale do not meet certain regulations or otherwise come from sketchy third-party ...
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A day in the life of Sotheby's International Realty's CMO, who wakes up at 5:30 a.m., commutes from New York to New Jersey every day, and has chickens named after 'Real Housewives' characters Courtesy of Kevin Thompson Kevin Thompson is the chief marketing officer of Sotheby's International Realty, a global luxury residential real-estate company. He lives in a farmhouse in Stony Point, New York, about 45 miles north of New York City. Tho...
19:34, 09/13/2019

Jennifer Lopez did intense training for her pole-dancing scenes in 'Hustlers.' Experts say it's a grueling workout. It took months of rigorous training for Jennifer Lopez to master her pole scene in "Hustlers," working with a professional choreographer and dancer. Professionals make it look easy, but the reality is that pole dancing requires impressive strength, s...
19:34, 09/13/2019

The best PS4 Pro prices, deals and bundles in September 2019 So you're thinking about PS4 Pro deals or maybe a bundle? Well we can certainly help you out there as we're always checking out the latest sales.Maybe you're upgrading from your older PS4 so you can dive into 4K gaming? Or maybe you&ap...
19:34, 09/13/2019

Canon EOS M200 on the horizon? New mirrorless model rumored The Canon EOS M100 (pictured above) is one of those models that's easy to dismiss on account of its simplicity, but it's perfectly capable when you consider the market at which it's aimed, and its meagre price tag. And now, two ye...
19:34, 09/13/2019

Best wireless earbuds: the best Bluetooth earbuds and earphones in 2019 Wireless earbuds are one of the best ways to listen to your music on the go, whether your commuting, heading to the gym, or relaxing poolside on a sunny day the right pair of earphones will stay put and bring you quality sound.You'd be forgiven ...
19:34, 09/13/2019

Why playtime for adults won’t bring your childhood back | Oliver Burkeman What you enjoyed about being nine wasn’t playing, it was about not having a mortgage or mouths to feedIf you live in Seattle, you may now participate in something called Adult Recess, which aims to recreate the joys of an American school break time, ...
19:34, 09/13/2019

Extinction Rebellion activists target London fashion week Protesters to hold fashion funeral in demand for industry to take climate crisis seriouslyNot long ago, high drama at London fashion week meant a battle over hemlines or between designer egos. But as the climate crisis challenges fashion’s fundamenta...
19:34, 09/13/2019

McCabe lawyer presses Justice Department to drop criminal case A lawyer for former FBI official Andrew McCabe pressed U.S. prosecutors on Friday to drop their politically sensitive case against him, citing reports that suggest they may be having trouble securing criminal charges....
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Crystal Palace the away-day kings target another scalp at Tottenham | Dominic Fifield Palace are the last club to win in the league at Anfield, the Etihad, the Emirates and Old Trafford and are set up to hit teams who underestimate them on the counterIt is probably worth acknowledging from the outset, given the established rhetoric, t...
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The Fiver | Yes, it's more Premier League things to look out for this weekend Sign up now! Sign up now! Sign up now? Sign up now!Liverpool v Newcastle: Unbeaten over two league games in which they beat Tottenham at White Hart Lane before inconsiderately helping to drum Javi Gracia out of a job by not losing against Watford at ...
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Ashes 2019: England v Australia, fifth Test day two – as it happened The majestic Jofra Archer took six wickets and Steve Smith made his lowest score of the series, a mere 80, as England took control of the final Test 6.47pm BST Here’s Sam Curran“That wicket is pretty placid, so to bowl them out for 225 is a great eff...
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Klopp: Liverpool need a big atmosphere at Anfield to see off Newcastle – video Jürgen Klopp believes Newcastle's win against Tottenham in August shows they will be a 'real challenge' for Liverpool. 'We need pretty much everybody on their toes,' Klopp said of Liverpool's first home game in three weeks. 'If we have the atmosphere...
20:34, 09/13/2019

Mathieu van der Poel pips Matteo Trentin to keep Tour of Britain lead • Dutch rider finishes strongly to take stage at Burton Dassett• Van der Poel leads Trentin by 12sec going into Saturday’s stageOn top of Warwickshire’s answer to Box Hill, Mathieu van der Poel scored a second and probably decisive stage win in the p...
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Guardiola: Sterling is incredible but still can't compare to Messi and Ronaldo – video Pep Guardiola says he is ‘delighted’ with the progress of Raheem Sterling, who has become one of the most effective strikers in the Premier League under his watch. But he hopes his forward avoids reading the praise heaped on him after impressive disp...
20:34, 09/13/2019

Taliban Arrive in Moscow Days After Trump Declares Peace Deal ‘Dead’ (ISLAMABAD) — A Taliban official says the insurgent group’s negotiating team has arrived in the Russian capital just days after U.S. President Donald Trump declared a deal that had been nearly a year in the making was dead. The official, ...
20:35, 09/13/2019

U.S. won't send more troops to Syria for joint Turkish patrols The U.S. military will not increase troop levels in Syria to carry out joint patrols with Turkish forces, a top general said on Friday, adding that his goal was to eventually reduce the number of U.S. forces in the country....
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With Gaza war talk, Russia visit, Netanyahu fights on in election race Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Thursday threatened war in Gaza and then flew to Russia to discuss Israeli freedom of action in Syria with President Vladimir Putin as a frenetic election race neared its end....
20:35, 09/13/2019

Zimbabwe's Mugabe to be buried in 'around 30 days': family spokesman Former Zimbabwean president Robert Mugabe will be buried at the National Heroes Acre monument in Harare in "around 30 days", Mugabe family spokesman Leo Mugabe said on Friday, after earlier saying the burial will be on Sunday....
20:35, 09/13/2019

Spilled coffee diverted transatlantic flight A pilot's spilled coffee diverted an Airbus A330-243 operated by Condor. It was headed from Germany to Mexico when the pilot knocked over a cup of coffee in the cockpit, spilling liquid on a control panel. The spill forced the aircraft to divert to I...
20:36, 09/13/2019

Giggles and 'joy jumps': rats love games of hide and squeak, scientists find Rodents enjoyed being found by humans and would hide again to keep the game goingThe next time you see a rat darting for cover, consider this: it might just want to have a playful game of hide-and-seek.A group of neuroscientists in Germany spent seve...
20:37, 09/13/2019

Astronomy Photographer of the Year 2019 – winning images László Francsics has been named the overall winner in the Royal Observatory Greenwich’s Insight Investment Astronomy Photographer of the Year 2019 competition, for his composition showing the 35 phases of January’s total lunar eclipse. Other winners ...
20:37, 09/13/2019

Rihanna Says You’d Be a Fool to Ignore Climate Change Our world is changing. Weather consistency is a thing of the past and we are clearly dealing with the repercussions of climate change. Glaciers are melting, sea levels are rising, and it’s not looking too good for mother earth....
21:00, 09/13/2019

UK police arrest a number of climate activists planning Heathrow drone protest U.K. police have arrested a number of environmental activists affiliated with a group which announced  last month that it would use drones to try to ground flights at the country’s busiest airport. The group, which calls itself Heathrow Pause, ...
21:00, 09/13/2019

Hong Kong women's tennis event postponed due to protests "Hong Kong\u0027s premier women\u0027s tennis event scheduled for October has been postponed due to the pro-democracy protests, organisers announced on Friday."...
21:00, 09/13/2019

Liverpool will benefit from Mohamed Salah and Sadio Mane's 'perfect' break, says Jurgen Klopp Jurgen Klopp expects to reap the benefits of Mohamed Salah and Sadio Mane's break from international duty when Liverpool resume their Premier League campaign against Newcastle United....
21:01, 09/13/2019

Stop Asking Cory Booker If Everyone Should Be Vegan to Save Earth Houston, Texas, served as the backdrop of the third Democratic presidential debates held on Thursday night. It’s the perfect place to talk about sea level rise, the United States’ role as the second-largest oil exporter, frontline communities, a just...
21:34, 09/13/2019

Ivanka: I Got It (a Non-Existent Moral Compass) From My Daddy President Donald Trump is not what most people would consider to be a good father. Still, Trump has benevolently seen fit to bequeath each of his offspring with a gift in the hopes that someday they will treat him marginally better than he treated h...
21:34, 09/13/2019

Texas Republican Threatens Beto O'Rourke's Life if He Tries to Take His AR-15 If Beto O’Rourke could be said to have had a decent showing in Thursday night’s Democratic primary debate, it’s almost certainly in large part to O’Rourke’s vow that if elected president, “hell yes” he would confiscate AR-15s and other weapons of war...
21:34, 09/13/2019

I'm Shocked (Shocked!) That Jerry Falwell Jr. Would Send Emails Like This Turns out horndog Jerry Falwell Jr. has multiple facets to how much of a jackass he is. On Monday, we were alerted to how much Falwell insists on talking about his sex life at work, making his coworkers incredibly uncomfortable....
21:34, 09/13/2019

Beto O'Rourke Confirms 'Hell Yes' He'd Take Your Assault Rifles While speaking about gun violence—an issue he’s made the centerpiece of his campaign since the mass shootings in El Paso—during Thursday’s Democratic presidential debate, Beto O’Rourke made it abundantly clear that if he is elected president, he’s co...
21:34, 09/13/2019

Head of Frankfurt auto show host steps down in middle of event Bernhard Mattes, president of German auto-lobby group VDA, will leave his post by the end of the year. His resignation comes during a time of transition for traditional car shows....
21:34, 09/13/2019

Cable Cars Over Jerusalem? Some See ‘Disneyfication’ of Holy City The architecture of occupation: A planned cable-car network to Jewish holy sites bypasses Palestinians and furthers Israel’s claims over East Jerusalem....
21:34, 09/13/2019

The iPhone 11 reportedly has the hardware for a missing feature we might never see In a series of last-minute iPhone 11 leaks that dropped just before Apple’s event, we learned that one of the rumored features of the iPhone 11 may not be coming after all. That’s the bilateral wireless charging support that we’ve a...
22:01, 09/13/2019

OnePlus 7T and OnePlus 7T Pro complete specs and release date leaked We have been completely inundated with Pixel 4 leaks over the past several days, but OnePlus might just steal the spotlight today. On Friday, Compareraja teamed up with Steve Hemmerstoffer (@OnLeaks) to purportedly unveil the release date and the ful...
22:01, 09/13/2019

These Sous-Vide Egg Bites Are Better Than Starbucks Everyone loves a Pumpkin Spice Latte, but the true heroes of Starbucks’ current menu are the sous-vide egg bites. The perfect little pucks of protein are oddly satisfying and delightfully savory but, if you have an immersion circulator, you can make ...
22:01, 09/13/2019

Download 11,710 Free-to-Use Photos of Roadside Americana The Library of Congress has published over 11,000 high-resolution shots of U.S. roadside attractions, and released the images (to which it had purchased the rights) into the public domain. The photos were taken by architectural critic and photographe...
22:01, 09/13/2019

‘Not Bad for a Woman’: The Indignities of Life for Yale’s First Female Students The college admitted its first class of women 50 years ago. “Yale Needs Women,” by the historian Anne Gardiner Perkins, uncovers the formidable challenges those students faced....
22:01, 09/13/2019

Top data firm cites hypocrisy in boycott over ICE work One of Silicon Valley’s top data firms is pushing back hard on a boycott effort tied to its work for Immigration and Customs Enforcement, and its founder’s connection with President Trump....
22:01, 09/13/2019

Interior demands ethics probe of House staffer’s clash with agency official The Interior Department is playing hardball with its claim that a Democratic staffer with the House Appropriations Committee harassed and bullied a top agency official....
22:01, 09/13/2019

Narada Case: Court Tells Trinamool MLA To Record Voice Sample Before CBI The Calcutta High Court on Friday directed Trinamool Congress MLA Iqbal Ahmed to appear before the CBI to give a voice sample in connection with the Narada tapes scam....
22:01, 09/13/2019

Trinamool Slams BJP After Amit Shah Asked To Inaugurate Durga Puja Amid accusations by the ruling Trinamool Congress that the BJP is politicising Durga Puja, West Bengal's biggest festival, a city committee has requested Union Home Minister Amit Shah to inaugurate......
22:01, 09/13/2019

Deadly Fires Stun Rio: A Boys Soccer Dorm, a Storied Museum, and Now a Hospital At least 11 patients were killed in a fire at a Rio de Janeiro hospital, once again raising questions about hazardous building conditions in the city....
22:01, 09/13/2019

Jets' Gregg Williams dismisses Odell Beckham Jr.'s accusations, gets testy about bountygate Jets defensive coordinator Gregg Williams doesn't seem to think much of Odell Beckham Jr. after the Browns WR took shots at Williams' coaching style.       ...
22:02, 09/13/2019

Torrey Smith announces retirement from NFL after eight seasons Wide receiver Torrey Smith, who played eight seasons in the NFL with the Ravens, 49ers, Eagles and Panthers, announced his retirement Friday.       ...
22:02, 09/13/2019

Five NFL figures desperately seeking a strong rebound in Week 2 After disappointing, or in some cases embarrassing, NFL season openers, these players and coaches need a bounce-back performance in the worst way.       ...
22:02, 09/13/2019

Roglic overcomes crash to keep Spanish Vuelta lead Primoz Roglic was involved in a crash but recovered to finish safely in the peloton on Friday, keeping his lead entering the final competitive stage of the Spanish Vuelta       ...
22:02, 09/13/2019

Most ambitious US law to tackle single-use plastics faces make-or-break moment Proposed legislation in California would commit to 75% reduction in plastic waste by 2030, and phase out most single-use packagingThe most ambitious US legislation to tackle the scourge of plastic pollution choking up oceans and piling up in landfill...
22:34, 09/13/2019

'The Goldfinch': How is the movie different from Donna Tartt's novel? (Spoilers!) Donna Tartt's novel 'The Goldfinch' is now a movie with Ansel Elgort as Theo. It's a faithful adaptation with a few key differences. (Spoilers ahead!)        ...
22:34, 09/13/2019

The very best and worst Stephen King movies (including 'It 2'), ranked There have been winners and clunkers in the Stephen King film canon, and we're ranking the best and the worst (including the new 'It: Chapter Two').        ...
22:34, 09/13/2019

Portuguese Soccer Teen Absolutely Cooks A Keeper With Filthy Spin Move If ever a soccer move deserved the Chris Berman “WHOOP!” sound, it’s the perfectly executed spin Francisca Nazareth hit the goalkeeper with before scoring Portugal’s fourth goal in a U19 friendly against Turkey. Rounding the keeper is one thing, but ...
22:34, 09/13/2019

Jameis Winston Still Doesn't Quite Have This Pep-Talk Thing Nailed Down No matter what becomes of the rest of Jameis Winston’s career, I think it is safe to say that the first thing he will be remembered for is the multiple accusations of sexual assault that have been made against him. But the second thing—well, that’s t...
22:34, 09/13/2019

American Gladiators Is Iconic Because It Took Itself Just Seriously Enough Virtually from the moment that it launched 30 years ago this week, people both loved and misunderstood American Gladiators. For a show that was successful with viewers and which inspired a constellation of spinoffs and reboots and knockoffs, it’s a s...
22:34, 09/13/2019

Cloudflare Jumps 19% in Market Debut Shares of Cloudflare surged 19% in its first day of trading, following a streak of technology upstarts’ IPOs to meet investors’ growing appetite for enterprise information-technology companies....
22:34, 09/13/2019

London Stock Exchange Rejects Bid From Hong Kong Rival The U.K. exchange operator rejected a $36.6 billion bid from Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing, saying it had “fundamental concerns” about the price and Hong Kong’s long-term future as a financial gateway....
22:34, 09/13/2019

SmileDirectClub jumps in second trading day, after disappointing IPO SmileDirectClub surged more than 11% in midday trading Friday, recovering some losses after the company saw its shares plummet 28% during its disappointing market debut Thursday....
23:17, 09/13/2019

Oil falls as demand concern contends with US-China trade hopes Oil prices slipped on Friday and were on track for weekly losses as concerns about a slowed global economic growth outweighed hints of progress in the U.S.-China trade dispute....
23:17, 09/13/2019

Outrage as US journalist describes Ramaphosa as 'unidentified leader' A White House journalist who described the president of South Africa as an "unidentified leader" has received a backlash from South African social media users and press....
23:18, 09/13/2019

11 dead after hospital fire in Brazil A fire at a Rio de Janeiro hospital left at least 11 people dead and dozens of patients lying on stretchers outside the facility overnight, emergency officials said Friday....
23:18, 09/13/2019

Analysts: John Bolton’s exit could bring fresh start for North Korea talks Experts are wondering what John Bolton's exit could mean for nuclear talks, but agree that Kim Jong Un's top officials are likely relieved to be working with someone else....
23:18, 09/13/2019

Japanese media call for resolution to Japan, Korea dispute Opinion is growing in Japan that disputes between Tokyo and Seoul need to be settled, citing South Korean boycotts of Japanese goods and a significant decline in Korean tourism to Japan....
23:18, 09/13/2019

Wife of Peru’s ex-president dragged from court after judge denies his bail SAN FRANCISCO – A former Peruvian first lady was dragged out of a courtroom in San Francisco on Thursday as she cursed a judge’s decision to keep her husband, ex-president Alejandro Toledo, in jail pending extradition proceedings. Toledo, 73, i...
23:18, 09/13/2019

|FelicityHuffmangets14daysjailinUScollegescandal "Desperate Housewives" actress Felicity Huffman has been sentenced to two weeks in jail for paying bribes to help her daughter gain admission to a prestigious American university....
23:51, 09/13/2019

The Itinerary of Odysseus, an Ancient Treasure Map Did Homer’s Odyssey contain a secret code, that would guide the Greeks to gain complete control over the Black Sea and the North Atlantic and access to the riches of precious metals and other treasures? ...
23:51, 09/13/2019

Activist fights for women to be able to enter soccer stadiums Iranian football activist Maryam Shojaei urges FIFA to end the ban on female football fans being allowed to watch games in Iran, following the death of Sahar Khodayari....
23:51, 09/13/2019

The incredible story of how Buffalo wings were invented Nitr/Shutterstock Insider Food's video team set out to Buffalo, New York, in August to find the best wings in town. Herrine Ro and Alana Yzola visited Anchor Bar, the restaurant where Buffalo wings were first invented in 1964. They spoke with Anchor...
23:51, 09/13/2019

Why Nigel Benn should rethink ‘dangerous’ boxing comeback BOXING CLEVER COLUMN: Our boxing expert, Chris McKenna, reveals why Nigel Benn really should avoid lacing up his gloves again 23 years after his last fight...
23:51, 09/13/2019

Tropical cyclone bears down on Bahamas, U.N. pledges aid A tropical cyclone carrying heavy rain and strong winds neared the already devastated Bahamas on Friday, threatening to complicate Hurricane Dorian recovery efforts as the U.N. secretary-general arrived in the islands in a show of support....
23:51, 09/13/2019

Biden, fellow Democrats back on campaign trail after third presidential debate Former Vice President Joe Biden returned to the campaign trail on Friday after a Democratic debate that largely reinforced his front-runner status for the party's presidential nomination, leaving his rivals searching for how to wrest away the top spo...
23:51, 09/13/2019

Scandal-hit UAW agrees to contract extensions with Ford, FCA The United Auto Workers union agreed to temporary contract extensions with Ford Motor Co and Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV on Friday as it grappled with a federal corruption probe that has implicated its president....
23:51, 09/13/2019

I Have Several Issues With This Year's Halloween Pokémon Toys Pikachu as Mimikyu. Charmander as Cubone. Lucario and Celebi as live-action role-players. This year’s batch of special Halloween-themed “Pumpkin Parade” plushies from The Pokémon Company are adorable at first glance. But if you look closely, the cute...
23:51, 09/13/2019

Kind Words Is A Game Where You Send Confessional Letters To Online Strangers “I always read the stuff people send me the wrong way,” a stranger on Kind Words, a new PC game where you write and receive confessional letters. “I read it as if they are upset with me and don’t want to talk to me. They’ve always told me this isn’t ...
23:51, 09/13/2019

New York Uncovers $1 Billion in Sackler Family Wire Transfers In a court filing, the state attorney general’s office says that it has found new account transfers by family members who own Purdue Pharma, the maker of opioids....
00:17, 09/14/2019

Apple might have disabled bilateral wireless charging on its new iPhones Apple's new iPhones may include a hidden feature. Citing "reliable sources," frequent Apple leaker Sonny Dickson says all three new iPhone models include the necessary hardware for bilateral charging, a feature that would allow the phones to wir...
00:17, 09/14/2019

Another AR headset startup closes its doors Augmented reality filters are popping up everywhere -- from the NFL's partnership with Snapchat to YouTube's beauty filters for creators. But AR headsets seem to be struggling. Today, TechCrunch reports that another well-funded AR headset s...
00:17, 09/14/2019

4 Your Health: CDC statistics on vaping-related illnesses (NBC News)- Federal health officials have revised the number of cases of vaping-related illnesses. According to the Centers for Disease Control, there are 380 confirmed and probable cases of severe lung illnesses linked to e-cigarettes in 36 states a...
00:51, 09/14/2019

'They always behave like idiots' - Controversy as Movistar attack after Roglic crashes "Controversy reigned on Stage 19 at La Vuelta after Movistar pounced on a crash involving Primoz Roglic to eat into his GC advantage – a decision that prompted strong opinions both for and against the Spanish team."...
00:51, 09/14/2019

Brailsford recovering from cancer surgery "Sir Dave Brailsford has revealed he underwent surgery for prostate cancer after being diagnosed with the illness just before this year’s Tour de France."...
00:51, 09/14/2019

Neymar available for PSG this weekend after Barca transfer saga "Neymar is available to play for Paris St Germain after being left out of their squad as negotiations took place over a potential return to Barcelona, coach Thomas Tuchel said on Friday."...
00:51, 09/14/2019

House Republicans, seeking path back to majority, vow to try again on scrapping health-care law, curbing deficits Health care remains an albatross for the GOP, two years after the Affordable Care Act replacement effort sputtered. So does the national debt, which has continued to skyrocket....
00:51, 09/14/2019

Lara Trump: Voters ‘more afraid’ than in 2016 to tell pollsters they support President Trump The president’s daughter-in-law and senior adviser to his reelection campaign dismissed recent polls showing Trump trailing multiple Democratic candidates....
00:51, 09/14/2019

Ariana Grande, Miley Cyrus and Lana Del Rey reveal new ‘Charlie’s Angels’ video Don’t call them Destiny’s Child. It’s impossible for “Don’t Call Me Angel” — the new single by the diva trifecta of Ariana Grande, Miley Cyrus and Lana Del Rey from the soundtrack to the upcoming “Charlie’s Angels” remake — to live up to “Independent...
00:51, 09/14/2019

Greta Thunberg brings climate protests to White House The Swedish climate activist joined protesters in Washington after arriving in the US by yacht. The US president is a known climate skeptic who has been rolling back environmental regulations in the country....
01:34, 09/14/2019

France's Jean-Marie Le Pen charged over EU funding scandal: lawyers The founder of the far-right National Front was charged with embezzlement of public funds. The scandal centered around the misuse of EU money to pay for France-based staff....
01:34, 09/14/2019

Dutch museum bans 'Golden Age' from exhibitions Not all that glitters is gold, the Amsterdam Museum has decided as it opts for '17th century' instead of 'Golden Age.' The move to ban the term has revived a debate about the Netherlands' colonial past....
01:34, 09/14/2019

German AI professor wins top science prize Bernhard Schölkopf of the Max Planck Society was awarded the prestigious Körber Prize on Friday. The professor was honored for his work in the field of artificial intelligence....
01:34, 09/14/2019

Brexit: Ireland doubts Boris Johnson can do a deal with EU The UK prime minister has said he is "cautiously optimistic" he can thrash out an agreement with the EU. But his Irish counterpart insists the gulf between Brussels and Britain is still "very wide."...
01:34, 09/14/2019

Farmers react cautiously to China excluding soy, pork from new tariffs Soy and pork prices jumped Friday after China announced it would exclude those commodities from its latest round of tariff escalations, but farmers say it's too soon to celebrate....
01:34, 09/14/2019

Texas Republican lawmaker to Beto O'Rourke: 'My AR is ready for you' Republican Texas state Rep. Briscoe Cain drew fierce ire Thursday night for a gun-related tweet that many considered to be a death threat against Democratic presidential candidate Beto O'Rourke....
01:34, 09/14/2019

Apple counters Goldman call on 'negative impact' of Apple TV+ trial Apple Inc on Friday disputed a Goldman Sachs research note which stated that the company's plans to account for the trial of its new streaming service Apple TV+ will have a "material negative impact" on its results....
01:34, 09/14/2019

Universe might be 2 billion years younger, shocking study says The universe is assumed to be roughly 13.7 billion years old, but a stunning new study says it could be significantly younger than that — by a couple of billion years. ...
01:34, 09/14/2019

Study of foot painters adds to evidence of brain's adaptability The brains of people who use their feet as they would hands — for high precision tasks — have adapted to 'view' toes almost as fingers, a study shows....
01:34, 09/14/2019

Stocks Extend Weekly Winning Streak U.S. stocks clinched a third consecutive week of gains and are sitting within a hair of their records, as moderating tensions between the U.S. and China eased fears about a potential recession....
01:34, 09/14/2019

Missouri attorney general refers 12 cases of alleged Catholic clergy sex abuse for prosecution Missouri Attorney General Eric Schmitt on Friday said he is referring 12 cases of alleged sexual abuse by members of the Catholic clergy to local authorities for possible prosecution....
01:34, 09/14/2019

The GoCycle GXi is a futuristic, premium e-bike that folds in 10 seconds E-bikes are changing the way we get around cities, but they are usually bulky, heavy affairs that are even less friendly to trains and cabs than a regular bike. Worse, their high prices make them a target for thieves, making owners extra wary about l...
01:34, 09/14/2019

House lawmakers ask Apple, Amazon, Facebook and Google to turn over trove of records in antitrust probe The requests ask each of the tech giants to provide detailed information about their internal operations, including copies of key communications between top-level executives and records related to "any prior investigation" they have faced on competit...
02:01, 09/14/2019

HUD Secretary Ben Carson, other top Trump officials to visit California as White House ramps up homeless push The trip brings into sharp focus the Trump administration’s tightly held effort to spotlight and intervene in California’s growing homeless population....
02:01, 09/14/2019

NASA contractors share the grief of Israeli and Indian lunar failures The team was gathered in a conference room last week, about 35 in all, ready to celebrate India’s triumph: the country’s first lunar landing. Like many watching the live-stream broadcast from the cont......
02:01, 09/14/2019

10 things you should never buy at Williams Sonoma Williams Sonoma sells high-quality cooking products, but many are overpriced like toaster ovens, food processors, and vanilla extract that you can get cheaper elsewhere.       ...
02:34, 09/14/2019

Air Force deal to refuel near Trump’s Scottish resort reportedly signed under Obama The controversial arrangement by the U.S. Air Force to refuel at a Scottish airport near President Trump’s Turnberry golf resort apparently was signed under the Obama administration, according to multiple reports. ...
02:34, 09/14/2019

Pliskova wins twice in a day to reach Zhengzhou semis, Svitolina out Top seed Karolina Pliskova started Friday in the last-16 at the inaugural Zhengzhou Open and ended the day in the semi-finals after defeating Polona Hercog and Sofia Kenin in succession....
03:00, 09/14/2019

After Fleeing North Korea, Women Get Trapped as Cybersex Slaves in China A growing number of North Korean women are smuggled from their country and trafficked into the sex trade in China, and forced to perform sex acts online for clients....
03:01, 09/14/2019

Reputed Bloods member charged in 2016 double homicide Taheem Smith, 25, is charged with shooting and killing David Arzu, 29, and Janelle Curella, 28, on the night of Sept. 2, 2016 during a robbery that turned deadly....
03:01, 09/14/2019

Nxivm mastermind Keith Raniere won’t be sentenced this year Raniere appeared for the hearing wearing a tan jail outfit and sporting close-cropped hair and glasses and gave brief answers to a few of Garaufis’ questions....
03:01, 09/14/2019

Police resume search for missing mom Jennifer Dulos Connecticut police resumed their search for missing mom Jennifer Dulos, scouring a reservoir hours after her estranged husband pleaded not guilty to new charges in the case. On Thursday, cops used cadaver dogs to search the area around the reservoirs...
03:01, 09/14/2019

60 people in New York have been sickened by vape products Sixty people in New York State have now been sickened by vape products, according to new statistics released by the state Department of Health. As of Thursday, the majority of patients — 18 — were treated in western New York, while a doze...
03:01, 09/14/2019

Theft of 7 slot machines in Queens may be linked to illegal gambling scheme Four men raided a Queens apartment this week and ripped off seven slot machines from the home, which cops are probing as an illegal gambling operation, authorities said Friday. The robbery happened just after 4 a.m. Tuesday at the apartment at 35th A...
03:01, 09/14/2019

Ariana Grande, Miley Cyrus, and Lana Del Rey play Charlie’s Angels in “Don’t Call Me Angel” video Elizabeth Banks’ take on Charlie’s Angels doesn’t open until November 15, but Ariana Grande, Miley Cyrus, and Lana Del Rey have already dropped the theme song. In the “Don’t Call Me Angel” video, the three singers play a trio of dark angels, we guess...
03:01, 09/14/2019

Grab Some Pie, It's Time to Get Yourself This Supernatural Day Shirt Happy Supernatural Day! It is the final day that you can celebrate while the show is still on the air. If you’re constantly saying “driver picks the music, shotgun shuts his cakehole,” this is a shirt for you. Get yourself a Supernatural Day Shirt at...
03:01, 09/14/2019

Creative Michigan high school kids cosplay like pros for their ID photos Michigan’s North Farmington High School has little competition when it comes to taking ID photos. As part of an annual tradition, its seniors are encouraged to dress non-traditionally for their IDs as their favorite meme, film, TV character, or any o...
03:01, 09/14/2019

Aston Martin Announces Vantage Cup One-Make Championship For 2020 Expanding its international motorsport program, Aston Martin has created a new one-make series championship called the Aston Martin Vantage Cup. The series is set to make its debut in Europe first......
03:01, 09/14/2019

TFD: Students exposed to chemical after spill on TUSD bus TUCSON – Emergency crews have responded to a chemical exposure after a vial spilled on a Tucson Unified school bus near Dodge Road and 24th Street Friday afternoon. According to TUSD officials, about 20 children may have been contaminated in co...
03:02, 09/14/2019

North Pole Igloos will be Earth's northernmost hotel – for 1 month a year. Price? $105K For $105K, you can sleep in a heated, glass igloo, in the North Pole with a perfect view of the Northern Lights. But they're only available in April.       ...
03:34, 09/14/2019

UK's first marine park in Plymouth 'to lead way in ocean innovation' Plymouth Sound is set to be designated the UK's first national marine park, with the aim of protecting the area's estimated 1,000 species of marine life and vast seafaring economy....
03:34, 09/14/2019

WHO investigating death in Tanzania due to unknown illness A woman whose death in Tanzania is being investigated by the World Health Organization probably did not have Ebola, a spokesman for the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said on Friday....
03:34, 09/14/2019

Russia plans excise taxes on e-cigarettes - media Russia's healthcare ministry has drafted a bill to introduce excise taxes on electronic cigarettes, Russian news agencies reported on Friday, citing minister Veronika Skvortsova....
03:34, 09/14/2019

Thais allowed six cannabis plants per household under draft law A party in Thailand's ruling coalition has proposed a draft law that would allow Thais to grow a limited amount of cannabis at home, less than a year after the country legalised the drug for medicinal purposes and research....
03:34, 09/14/2019

Rockenfeller fastest in Nurburgring DTM practice as Audi dominates Mike Rockenfeller led another DTM practice dominated by Audi at the Nurburgring, following a brief delay after a red flag caused by Jake Dennis's R-Motorsport Aston Martin losing its door...
03:34, 09/14/2019

"Absolutely nowhere" Crutchlow facing MotoGP qualifying woe at Misano Cal Crutchlow says he doesn't "have the speed to be worrying about" whether he is in Q1 or Q2, after ending MotoGP San Marino Grand Prix practice "absolutely nowhere"...
03:34, 09/14/2019

Felicity Huffman sentenced to 14 days in prison for college bribery scandal Actor pleaded guilty in May to conspiracy and fraud after admitting to paying $15,000 to boost daughter’s SAT scoresThe actor Felicity Huffman was sentenced on Friday to 14 days in prison for paying $15,000 to rig her daughter’s SAT scores in the col...
04:17, 09/14/2019

Even the Tories admit it: only duty free can get us through | Marina Hyde The government’s no-deal advertising blitz includes promises of cheap booze and cigarettes, and we might well need themNow wanted north of the border for a prorogation scam, prime minister Boris Johnson went on the run this week with a series of alar...
04:17, 09/14/2019

Federal officials investigate sex abuse in US Olympic organizations Feds looking into how NGOs handled sex-abuse allegationsA proposed bill would strengthen congressional oversightFederal investigators are looking into the way the US Olympic and Paralympic Committee and national governing bodies of Olympic sports han...
04:17, 09/14/2019

Venezuela's Guaidó pictured with members of Colombian gang Opposition leader plays down images but analysts say they could prove highly damagingJuan Guaidó, the Venezuelan politician fighting to topple Nicolás Maduro, is facing awkward questions about his relationship with organised crime after the publicati...
04:17, 09/14/2019

Largest ever polar expedition will soon be frozen in drifting sea ice An icebreaker ship is about to deliberately let itself be frozen into the drifting Arctic ice as part of the largest ever scientific Arctic expedition...
04:18, 09/14/2019

Floods kills at least five in southeast Spain, thousands evacuated At least five people have been killed and some 3,500 evacuated in two days of torrential rains in southeastern Spain, with many roads, railways and an airport closed on Friday and emergency services rescuing people stuck in flooded highway tunnels....
04:18, 09/14/2019

Huawei's Device Business Has Already Earned as Much as It Made in All of 2018 Huawei's device business, comprising mainly smartphones, made a 11 billion yuan ($1.55 billion) profit in the first half of this year - as much as it earned in all of 2018....
04:51, 09/14/2019

This prosthetic arm combines manual control with machine learning Prosthetic limbs are getting better every year, but the strength and precision they gain doesn’t always translate to easier or more effective use, as amputees have only a basic level of control over them. One promising avenue being investigated...
04:51, 09/14/2019

UK petrol and diesel prices: ASDA, Tesco and Sainsbury’s cut petrol prices by 3p News 13 Sep, 2019 ASDA cut the price of petrol at its pumps by 3p per litre, causing Tesco and Sainsbury’s to follow suit; RAC welcomes “overdue” cuts...
05:17, 09/14/2019

Juul stock values plummet amid federal crackdown Investors of e-cig giant Juul are seeing their stock valuations go up in smoke as the Trump administration gears up to ban the company’s best-selling product — mint flavored pods. Investors in the privately held San Francisco company have reduced the...
05:17, 09/14/2019

Google settles with labor board over employee speech SAN FRANCISCO — Google has reached a settlement over employees’ ability to speak out about workplace issues after a former worker filed a complaint. Under the settlement with the National Labor Relations Board, Google said, the company will post noti...
05:17, 09/14/2019

Biden visits HBCU, shrugs off comments on age Former Vice President and Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden visited Texas Southern University Friday. He also brushed aside concerns that other candidates brought up his age as a disqualifying factor in Thursday's debate. (Sept. 13) &...
05:17, 09/14/2019

Illinois teen sues top e-cigarette maker An Illinois teenager who fell ill with a lung disease after vaping for more than a year has sued a leading e-cigarette maker. Attorneys filed the lawsuit Friday in Lake County Circuit Court on behalf of 18-year-old Adam Hergenreder. (September 13) &...
05:17, 09/14/2019

Greta Thunberg joins climate protest in Washington Swedish teen climate activist Greta Thunberg joined other youth demonstrators Friday in a protest and march outside the White House to demand action by the U.S. government on climate change. (Sept. 13)        ...
05:17, 09/14/2019

Doc: Vaping illness like 'drowning on dry land' A Boston doctor who has treated victims of the mystery vaping illness describes the frustration and horrors of trying to help patients some who die by "essentially drowning on dry land." (Sept. 13)        ...
05:17, 09/14/2019

Europe holds the lead, US has the momentum in Solheim Cup The United States limited the damage on the opening day of the Solheim Cup by making 18th-hole birdies in the final two matches of the afternoon fourballs to secure half-points and trail Europe 4 1/2-3 1/2.        ...
05:17, 09/14/2019

Suspect admits deadly stabbing of DC jogger, gets 30 years behind bars A man who stabbed a jogger to death while she was exercising in Washington, D.C.’s Logan Circle neighborhood last year was sentenced to 30 years in prison Friday....
05:51, 09/14/2019

Transgender Choir Sings For Acceptance In China The members of the Trans Chorus aren't professional singers and come from across China -- but they share similar stories of their struggle with identities in a country where being transgender is still......
05:51, 09/14/2019

Instagram Couple Slammed For "Attention-Seeking, Dangerous" Cliff Pic A couple behind an Instagram travel blog has been slammed as "reckless" and "attention-seeking" for a picture that shows one dangling the other off a cliff....
05:51, 09/14/2019

Residential building collapses following torrential rain in southern Nigeria A three-story residential building collapsed following heavy rain in southern Nigeria. Authorities say there were no casualties from the collapse.        ...
05:51, 09/14/2019

White House prepares gun proposals, but where Trump stands is unclear The White House is looking into a number of ideas, including some version of expanded background checks and additional resources for addressing mental-health issues....
05:51, 09/14/2019

Felicity Huffman Reflects On Her ''Eternal Shame'' in Tearful Sentencing Speech Felicity Huffman is facing the consequences of her actions. On Friday, the mother-of-two was sentenced to 14 days in prison, plus supervised release for one year, 250 hours of community......
06:34, 09/14/2019

Stranger Things' Joe Keery Jumps on the Bowl Cut Bandwagon Note to self: Never get bangs. The Stranger Things community is in mourning after learning the unfortunate news that Joe Keery has cut his beautiful locks into a bowl cut. He debuted the......
06:34, 09/14/2019

Microsoft improves conference room audio with AI that taps multiple mics In a newly published paper and blog post, Microsoft researchers describe an AI system that taps multiple microphones to improve meeting audio quality.Read More...
06:34, 09/14/2019

Hong Kong protesters plan mall sit-ins, gathering outside British consulate Hong Kong pro-democracy activists plan sit-ins at shopping malls and student rallies on Saturday after a night in which protesters took to the hills to form lantern-carrying human chains, the latest demonstrations in months of unrest....
07:17, 09/14/2019

Ashes 2019: Jofra Archer and Sam Curran put England in charge on day two of final Test On the second day of the final Ashes Test at the Oval, England got Steve Smith out, and are therefore in charge of this Test. They end it with a lead of 78, and all 10 second innings wickets in hand....
07:17, 09/14/2019

Taliban negotiators arrive in Moscow days after Trump declares Afghan peace talks 'dead' A Taliban negotiating team arrived in Russia Friday, less than a week after President Trump announced that peace talks with the Islamic militant group in Afghanistan were "dead."...
07:18, 09/14/2019

Mercedes-Benz GLE 350de 4Matic 2019 review A competitive electric-only range makes this new diesel-electric plug-in hybrid SUV a smooth operator in urban areas This is the latest model to join the second-generation Mercedes-Benz GLE line-up: the GLE 350de 4Matic. It’s also the latest in wha...
07:18, 09/14/2019

California boat fire crew 'all asleep when blaze broke out' with no night watchman on duty The crew members of a dive boat destroyed by a fire off California's coast were all asleep with no night watchman when the blaze started, US officials have said....
07:51, 09/14/2019

Leading figures join Alexander Lebedev to celebrate the launch of his book Hunt The Banker: The Confessions Of A Russian Ex-Oligarch Leading journalists and society figures gathered in Northcliffe House last night for the book launch of Hunt The Banker: The Confessions Of A Russian Ex-Oligarch, by Alexander Lebedev....
07:51, 09/14/2019

One Nation Tories are flocking to Lib Dems to escape Boris Johnson's narrow little cult, says Sir Vince Cable One Nation Conservatives are flocking to the Liberal Democrats as Boris Johnson's Tory Party "retreats into a narrow little cult", Sir Vince Cable said today....
07:51, 09/14/2019

Jolie King and Mark Firkin latest: Bloggers' drone arrest in Iran 'not political' Australia's foreign affairs minister today said she does not believe the detentions in Iran of two British-Australian women and an Australian man are politically motivated....
07:51, 09/14/2019

Briscoe Cain tweet: Republican politician sparks fierce backlash after telling Beto O'Rourke 'my AR is ready for you' during Democrat debate A Texas state representative has faced fierce backlash after "threatening" a presidential candidate with an assault rifle during the Democrat debate....
07:51, 09/14/2019

'The View' co-host derides Bernie Sanders' debate showing: 'Looked like he crawled out of a garbage can' "View" co-host Abby Huntsman ripped into the way that Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., presented himself during the third Democratic primary debate on Thursday....
07:51, 09/14/2019

The Creators of Bojack Horseman on Pushing the Limits of Adult Animation Even Further With Undone Over its five seasons, Netflix’s Bojack Horseman has become one of the darkest and saddest shows on television. There are divorces, betrayals, heavy bouts of depression, drug overdoses and dementia; one Emmy-nominated episode features the main ...
08:34, 09/14/2019

The Goldfinch Is a Uniquely Challenging Novel to Adapt. Here’s Why the Movie Was Doomed This article contains spoilers for both the novel and the film adaptation of The Goldfinch. Donna Tartt’s novel The Goldfinch was met with widespread enthusiasm upon its 2013 release: it received the Pulitzer Prize for Fiction and spent over 3...
08:34, 09/14/2019

Jayhawks break 48-game road skid vs. Power 5 Carter Stanley threw for three touchdowns, Khalil Herbert rushed for 187 yards on just 11 carries and Kansas stunned Boston College 48-24 Friday night for its first road win over a Power 5 school in nearly 11 years....
08:34, 09/14/2019

Free Solo climber Alex Honnold's next summit? The rest of his life The death-defying climber is used to putting his body on the line -- his exploits are up for an Emmy on Saturday. Now he ascends into his toughest challenge: domestic life....
08:34, 09/14/2019

Samantha Power: Iran deal backers went soft on human rights Supporters of the 2015 Iran nuclear deal wanted to ease pressure on the rogue regime in other areas as soon as the agreement was finalized, according to a former top U.S. diplomat....
08:34, 09/14/2019

Here’s Why New York City Is Now Trying to Repeal Its Ban on ‘Gay Conversion Therapy’ (NEW YORK) — A New York City law banning so-called gay conversion therapy would be repealed under legislation introduced Thursday over concerns that a pending federal lawsuit could lead to a decision unfavorable to the LGBTQ community if the ca...
08:34, 09/14/2019

Antibiotics prior to immunotherapy lower survival rate for cancer patients, study says Cancer patients who took antibiotics before starting immunotherapy survived, on average, for two months following treatment, according to a new study....
09:02, 09/14/2019

‘I was stupid’: Huffman gets 14 days in college scam “Desperate Housewives” star Felicity Huffman has been sentenced to 14 days in prison for paying $15,000 to rig her daughter’s SAT scores in the college admissions scandal...
10:01, 09/14/2019

Porsche building Taycans in a tight spot To build one of the most game-changing models of its lineup, Porsche first had to figure out how to fit a factory into a cramped old German neighborhood....
10:01, 09/14/2019

Newcastle manager Steve Bruce regrets not signing Virgil van Dijk at Hull • Bruce admits Mo Salah slipped through Egyptian scouting net• ‘Van Dijk gave Liverpool the backbone they needed’Steve Bruce has revealed before Saturday’s trip to Liverpool with Newcastle that he tried to sign Virgil van Dijk while manager of Hull. ...
11:17, 09/14/2019

Jürgen Klopp rues Alisson’s absence and Bobby Duncan’s impatience • First-choice Liverpool goalkeeper out until mid-October• Klopp says Duncan had ‘different idea’ of when he should playLiverpool will be without Alisson for at least another month, as their first-choice goalkeeper works to ensure there is no recurre...
11:17, 09/14/2019

Frank Lampard says place in the top six cannot be guaranteed for Chelsea • Transfer ban has prevented club from replacing Eden Hazard• ‘A top six you can’t write down. Teams are investing heavily’Frank Lampard has admitted Chelsea are at risk of losing their place in the top six this season. Chelsea’s transfer ban stopped...
11:17, 09/14/2019

Watford v Arsenal: match preview Quique Sánchez Flores is back at Watford and it is fair to say he knows the score. “We don’t have time,” the manager said, with a nod towards the helter-skelter nature of Premier League football but, also, perhaps the reality that the Watford hot-sea...
11:17, 09/14/2019

Bournemouth v Everton: match preview Early optimism remains in full flow at Everton, who travel south with a sense that things are beginning to click. Marco Silva’s summer signings Alex Iwobi and Moise Kean impressed on their full debuts last time out and he has a wealth of attacking op...
11:17, 09/14/2019

Europe lead USA but Solheim Cup’s opening day is marred by slow play • Home side a point ahead after foursomes and fourballs• USA’s Lizette Salas warned for pace of her play at GleneaglesA 100-year-old woman earned social media stardom having impressed professionals with a few swings at this weekend’s Dutch Open on th...
11:17, 09/14/2019

How much you can expect to receive from Social Security if you make $50,000 a year Your Social Security benefits are based on income, the year you were born and the age you decide to start taking money out. So what if you earn a $50,000 salary? Here's how your monthly benefit amount is calculated....
11:18, 09/14/2019

How we live together: the father and son ‘I don’t use a stick and don’t have a guide dog. My dad is worried that I might get injured but I know my limits’I’ve been Luke’s sole carer since he was a toddler. His mother and I didn’t live together, and she died in 2014, so it’s been a struggle....
11:18, 09/14/2019

What was named Toy of the Century in 2000? The Weekend quiz From Osborne House to Panenka, test your knowledge with the Weekend quiz1 If Seth was number three, who were number one and number two?2 Where is the Cradle of Humankind located?3 Which Shakespeare title character is killed halfway through the play?4...
11:18, 09/14/2019

Sali Hughes's 40 best sustainable beauty brands From packaging to ingredients, the Guardian’s beauty editor picks the top brands doing their bit for the planetWhat follows is an imperfect list, a subjective selection of great quality beauty brands trying to do better for the good of the planet. Th...
11:18, 09/14/2019

Checking in: Riccardo Tisci on his new era at Burberry The Italian designer - known for his streetwear nous - is now installed at Burberry. He talks trenchcoats, trans models and how to sell Britain’s biggest luxury brand in a post-Brexit worldRead more from the autumn/winter 2019 edition of The Fashion,...
11:18, 09/14/2019

Japan Rugby World Cup: guide to the host cities With the Rugby World Cup about to kick off, we ask locals from the nine cities hosting home nations matches for top places to eat and drink, and the must-see sights Continue reading......
11:18, 09/14/2019

Yotam Ottolenghi’s recipes for five-ingredient feast Irresistible, five-ingredient recipes for black pepper chicken with soy butter, cheesy cauliflower bites, and a herby orzo pilafWhen, a few years ago, one Mr J Oliver wrote a bestseller with a five-ingredient promise on its cover, I couldn’t help but...
11:18, 09/14/2019

Trump Inspires California Lawmakers to Go on Offense California Democrats have been energized by a wave of anti-Trump sentiment to enact a sweeping liberal agenda that in almost every way offers a counternarrative to Trump administration policies....
11:51, 09/14/2019

World Championships: Poor Start For India's Greco-Roman Wrestlers Competing in non-Olympic categories, Asian Championship silver medallist Harpeet Singh (82kg), Sagar (63kg), and Manjeet (55kg) could not even score a single point in their respective bouts....
12:34, 09/14/2019

Steve Smith Unfazed By Burden Of Australia Run-Scoring Steve Smith again shouldered the run-scoring burden for Australia on Friday, scoring 80 at the Oval -- his lowest total of a sensational Ashes series....
12:34, 09/14/2019

Official Sword and Shield website teases a brand new Pokémon A brand new Pokémon is being teased for the upcoming Generation 8 titles Pokémon Sword and Shield, but at the moment it’s not entirely clear what that Pokémon is. On the official Pokémon Twitter it was posted that a br...
13:34, 09/14/2019

IoT devices still major target for cyberattacks During the first half of 2019, cybercriminals increased the intensity of both IoT and SMB-related attacks according to a new report from F-Secure.The firm's “Attack Landscape H1 2019” report highlighted the threat unsecured IoT dev...
13:34, 09/14/2019

Luka Modric injured, likely to miss PSG-Madrid clash "Real Madrid have been dealt a blow by the news that Luka Modric could miss their Champions League opener against PSG after suffering an ankle injury."...
13:34, 09/14/2019

Kansas takes down Boston College to halt long road losing skid against Power 5 schools Carter Stanley threw for three touchdowns, Khalil Herbert rushed for 187 yards on just 11 carries and Kansas stunned Boston College 48-24.       ...
14:51, 09/14/2019

Rangers begin training camp with goal of making the playoffs The New York Rangers have two clear goals this season: to keep improving and return to the playoffs after a two-year absence       ...
14:51, 09/14/2019

Beede, 2 relievers combine on 4-hitter, Giants top Marlins Tyler Beede allowed three hits in 6 1/3 innings, Buster Posey drove in the game's only run, and the San Francisco Giants beat the Miami Marlins 1-0       ...
14:51, 09/14/2019

Lawmakers ask to see Tim Cook’s emails as part of wide antitrust probe As part of Congress’ far-reaching probe into antitrust behavior involving Apple, Facebook, Amazon, and Google, the House Judiciary Committee today sent a letter to Tim Cook asking to see a wide range of internal documents pertaining to their in...
14:51, 09/14/2019

Syria govt offers way out of rebel area; no one shows up Syrian state media is reporting that government troops have opened a secured corridor to allow residents of the last rebel-held stronghold to leave but no one came out...
14:51, 09/14/2019

Sally Challen: Mother who had murder conviction quashed after killing coercive and controlling husband opens up about decades of abuse Sally Challen, who spent nearly 10 years behind bars for killing her coercive and controlling husband in a hammer attack, has spoken out about the decades of abuse she suffered....
14:51, 09/14/2019

Butcher dominates both BTCC Knockhill free practice sessions Rory Butcher dominated free practice for the British Touring Car Championship round at Knockhill, finishing both sessions more than 0.2s clear of the opposition...
15:34, 09/14/2019

Wolff: Vettel too good an F1 driver to be written off despite Monza Mercedes boss Toto Wolff says Sebastian Vettel is too good to be written off yet, despite the four-time champion's difficult weekend at the Italian Grand Prix...
15:34, 09/14/2019

Doi, Hibino set up rare all-Japanese WTA final Misaki Doi upset second-seeded Veronika Kudermetova 6-4, 6-3 Saturday to set up a rare all-Japanese final at the Japan Women's Open        ...
15:34, 09/14/2019

ATP says top players set for ATP Cup in Australia in January The ATP says all top 10-ranked players , including Novak Djokovic, Rafael Nadal and Roger Federer, have committed to play in the inaugural ATP Cup in January in Australia.        ...
15:34, 09/14/2019

Alvarez-Kovalev small part of DAZN’s boxing season It’s a bold statement considering how long the sport has been around, but John Skipper isn’t shy about pronouncing the upcoming boxing schedule on DAZN as the greatest of all time. The live streaming service announced Friday it will distribute the WB...
15:34, 09/14/2019

Storm-weary regions on alert again as Tropical Storm Humberto gains strength Residents and officials along the southeastern coast of the United States are once again on alert for a brewing tropical system in the Atlantic, just over a week after Hurricane Dorian lashed the region....
15:34, 09/14/2019

What I Found When I Crawled Under The 2020 Land Rover Defender I just crawled under the 2020 Land Rover Defender—the unibody, independent suspension-equipped successor to a legendary body-on-frame, solid-axle off-road brute. What I saw didn’t appear to be an SUV built on a special off-road platform, but rather a...
16:18, 09/14/2019

Ford Recalls 340,000 Explorers Because People Keep Injuring Their Hands On Sharp Seat Frames Nearly 340,000 Ford Explorers from the 2017 model year will need a trip to the dealership soon, but not to be traded for new ones with a bit more power and ST badges all over—unless that’s your thing. Instead, it’s for a new recall, because the SUVs ...
16:18, 09/14/2019

The 2020 Cadillac XT6 Is Good But It's Not A Class Leader When I told my husband I’d be driving the 2020 Cadillac XT6 as my first-ever review car, he was far more stoked than I was about being in a proper SUV. “Just wait—you’re going to love it,” he said. “You’re not gonna want to go back to driving your sh...
16:18, 09/14/2019

We Regret To Inform You That The Cadillac CT4-V Has Just 24 More HP Than A Toyota Camry There I was, just doing my job, writing about cars and whatnot, when I saw a sight that would haunt me from this point forward: the Cadillac CT4-V’s ghastly low horsepower number, which would have otherwise called for a quick glance and a disappoint...
16:18, 09/14/2019

Singapore smog worst in three years as forest fires rage Singapore's air quality deteriorated to "unhealthy" levels on Saturday for the first time in three years, data from the National Environment Agency (NEA) showed, threatening to deepen a regional dispute over forest fires....
16:51, 09/14/2019

|ElephanthuntsstartinBotswanawithcautiouspricingapproach Botswana has reintroduced elephant hunts with a cautious approach to pricing, a move that’s likely to further inflame the controversy that’s threatening a $2bn tourism industry after a five-year ban on hunting was lifted....
16:51, 09/14/2019

|WATCH:UK'sworst-caseno-dealBrexitplanwarnsoffoodshortages,publicdisorder The British government's plans for a no-deal Brexit warn of severe disruption to cross-Channel routes, affecting the supply of medicines and certain types of fresh foods, and say that protests and counter-protests will take place across the country....
16:51, 09/14/2019

|IMFseesNamibiagrowingin2020afterthree-yearcontraction Namibia’s economy will return to growth in 2020 after contracting for three straight years, but a failure to implement structural reforms could keep the southwest African nation stuck in a low-growth trap, according to the International Monetary Fund...
16:51, 09/14/2019

|OPINION:Don'tbefooled-SAhasajobscrisis,andtheinformalsectorisn'tfixingit The publication of South Africa’s latest unemployment figures was this time accompanied by an argument that official statistics don’t count economic activities in the informal sector, says Mike Rogan....
16:51, 09/14/2019

|WeWorkplowsaheadwithlisting,reshapesboardtocounterskepticism WeWork isn’t backing down from its embattled listing, announcing a series of governance changes to assuage investor concerns in an effort to bolster its flailing valuation....
16:51, 09/14/2019

Homeless Residents Got One-Way Tickets Out of Town. Many Returned to the Streets. As cities offer transportation passes to get homeless people to a more stable destination, some worry whether they are sending people to insecurity in a new place....
17:18, 09/14/2019

US sends Osama bin Laden’s son straight to dad’s home in hell The White House finally confirmed the long-rumored death of Osama bin Laden’s son Hamza Saturday – but provided only sparse details. The al Qaeda heir apparent “was killed in a United States counterterrorism operation in the Afghanistan/Pakistan regi...
17:51, 09/14/2019

Yemen rebels claim responsibility for drone attacks on Saudi oil sites Iran-backed Houthi rebels from Yemen claimed responsibility for 10 drone attacks on Saudi Arabia, sparking a huge fire at the world’s largest oil processing facility early Saturday. Smoke from the flames, which also engulfed an oil field run by...
17:51, 09/14/2019

Joe Biden admits he ‘could have done better’ at latest debate Joe Biden told the crowd at a fundraiser in Houston Friday that he did a good job at the Democratic debate the night before but that there was always room for improvement. “Last night I thought was a good night. I think I could have done better. I wi...
17:51, 09/14/2019

Andrew Yang’s giveaway raises campaign finance questions Not so fast, Andrew. Businessman Andrew Yang’s proposal to give 10 families a thousand bucks a montheach for a year made a splash Friday — with campaign finance lawyers. “He’s using campaign money and the problem is federal law prohibits campai...
17:51, 09/14/2019

Thieves steal $5 million gold toilet from Britain's Blenheim Palace Burglars have stolen a fully-functional 18-carat gold toilet from Britain's Blenheim Palace, where it had been installed as an art exhibit, police said on Saturday....
17:51, 09/14/2019

This Russian forest symbolized Stalin’s brutality. Now some contend the Finns should share the blame. Russian authorities hope to prove that, among Joseph Stalin’s victims in Sandarmokh, Soviet soldiers taken captive and shot by the Finnish army during World War II are also buried....
17:51, 09/14/2019

It's not your imagination. Chipotle's guacamole is different and avocado prices are down While avocado prices have stabilized, some consumers have noticed a difference in Chipotle’s guacamole and have taken to social media to complain.       ...
18:34, 09/14/2019

Saudi Arabia's oil supply disrupted after drone attacks: sources Saudi Arabia's oil production and exports have been disrupted, said three sources familiar with the matter, after drone attacks on two Aramco plants on Saturday, including the world's biggest oil processing facility....
18:34, 09/14/2019

California winery apologizes after denying wedding venue to same-sex couple, announces policy change After public outcry, the management announced a policy change in that all couples are now welcome to rent out their winery and wedding venue, regardless of gender or sexual orientation....
18:34, 09/14/2019

Shane Gillis’s Jokes Went Too Far. Should That End His ‘S.N.L.’ Career? The new cast member’s offensive remarks about Chinese people and others raise questions about the show’s vetting and what, if anything, the show should do with him....
18:34, 09/14/2019

Amazon's 'Undone' takes rotoscope animation to new heights Undone, Amazon Prime Video's first animated series by Bojack Horseman writers Kate Purdy and Raphael Bob-Waksberg, is a staggering work of art. It starts out as a show about a wayward twenty-something woman bored with her lot in life, but it qui...
19:00, 09/14/2019

Congo Confirms Over 3,000 Ebola Cases and Nearly 2,000 Deaths (KINSHASA, Congo) — Congo’s National Ebola Response Committee says confirmed Ebola deaths in the east of the sprawling African nation are nearing 2,000 and confirmed cases of the virus have exceeded 3,000. The committee released the lates...
19:34, 09/14/2019

Apple is neglecting the MacBook in favor of the iPhone 11 – and that could cost it dearly You might have noticed that Apple released a few new smartphones recently – including the iPhone 11 Pro, and while the Cupertino company gushed about its latest handsets, it became ever more apparent that it seems almost completely unintereste...
19:34, 09/14/2019

7 smartphone maintenance tips to get the best performance Newly unboxed, a smartphone runs like a dream. The device is fresh and spotless, and it has that “new phone” scent. But as time goes by, your phone loses its luster: it just slows down....
19:34, 09/14/2019

Ellen reveals she dated one of Brad Pitt's exes: We 'have similar taste in women' Ellen DeGeneres and Brad Pitt have both dated the same woman in the past. The talk show host revealed she's dated one of his exes on Friday's show.        ...
19:34, 09/14/2019

Sofia Vergara reminisces about the '90s in youthful throwback bikini photo Sofia Vergara is throwing it back to a sexy summertime shot. The "Modern Family" star, 47, took to Instagram to share a photo of herself in a bikini.        ...
19:34, 09/14/2019

Felicity Huffman: The actress's career in pictures Felicity Huffman is an award-winning actress, playing roles in both movies and television throughout her career. Check out the actress's career in photos.        ...
19:34, 09/14/2019

Thousands scrambling to find work in the Bahamas after hurricane Dorian As the northwestern Bahamas struggles to recover from Dorian, residents braced for newly formed Tropical Storm Humberto, which was expected to hit two islands over the weekend....
19:34, 09/14/2019

Tyson Fury and the pursuit of happiness 'Every generation has that character and it's fortunate for me that I'm the unrivalled personality of MY era.' Tyson Fury speaks to Declan Taylor in Las Vegas The post Tyson Fury and the pursuit of happiness appeared first on Boxing News....
19:34, 09/14/2019

California lawmakers splashed with 'what appeared to be blood' during anti-vaxxing protest at Statehouse A protester was taken into custody at the California Statehouse in Sacramento on Friday evening after she allegedly threw a feminine hygiene device containing "what appeared to be blood" onto the floor of the state Senate from a public viewing area, ...
20:18, 09/14/2019

It's a Wrap: MoviePass Ends Theater Subscription Service MoviePass, which gained popularity for attempting to bring a Netflix-style subscription approach to out-of-home entertainment, offered a low price that proved to be unsustainable....
20:18, 09/14/2019

Global stocks, bond yields lifted by U.S.-China trade hopes A gauge of global stocks rose for an eighth straight day and benchmark government bond yields climbed on Friday after signs of progress in U.S.-China trade talks, as well as a solid U.S. retail sales report, allayed recession worries....
20:18, 09/14/2019

Was Israel spying? Or was the StingRay story an anti-Bibi sting? Israeli voters in the “very exciting” Sept. 17 Israeli elections should be skeptical of the weird story in recent days accusing the Israeli government of spying on the White House....
20:19, 09/14/2019

Norwich City v Manchester City: Premier League – live! Premier League updates from the 5.30pm BST kick-offCity won’t spend big to replace injured Laporte, says GuardiolaAny comments? Email scott.murray@theguardian.com 7.38pm BST Kenny McLean speaks to Sky. “I don’t think many people gave us a chance. But...
20:51, 09/14/2019

Sadio Mané double gives Liverpool comeback win after Newcastle scare There are days when you must accept magnificence in the opposition ranks and your punishment. This was one of them for Steve Bruce. His Newcastle team were committed, disciplined and belligerent at Anfield; they took the lead in stunning style and th...
20:51, 09/14/2019

Moussa Djenepo’s solo strike seals points for Saints at Sheffield United Being billed as the new Sadio Mané gives the 21-year-old Moussa Djenepo a lot to live up to, though in his brief appearances since his £15m move the Malian winger has proved he can score spectacular goals.This was his first start in Southampton colou...
20:51, 09/14/2019

Real Madrid relieved to hold on for nervy win after Levante fightback There were more nerves than there should have been, fear gripping the Santiago Bernabéu and whistles puncturing the final minutes, the home side playing for time, but Real Madrid got there in the end. Thibaut Courtois had to make a save in the second...
20:51, 09/14/2019

'We want to play better than this' says Solskjær after 1-0 win over Leicester – video 'The performances have been miles better than this' were the words of Ole Gunnar Solksjær after his side snuck a 1-0 victory over Leicester City. An early penalty kick from Marcus Rashford was the difference. In a game that saw a number of key player...
20:51, 09/14/2019

Lamborghini could revolutionize electric supercars Lamborghini's newest supercar, the $2 million Sián hybrid, will be the fastest and most powerful Lamborghini ever made. But it also represents a small step toward what Lamborghini hopes will be the future of electric cars....
20:51, 09/14/2019

Watch This Formula Drift Driver Absolutely Shred It Part of the problem with motorsports is that, with the distant perspective of most TV cameras, it’s hard to get a sense of how crazy the action on track actually is. Thanks to an amazing drone pilot, though, we now have an amazing close-up of what a ...
20:51, 09/14/2019

Who Won NYFW? Well, Rihanna, Obviously Is she or isn’t she? That was the question consuming Black Twitter after images and video from Rihanna’s 5th annual Diamond Ball surfaced, raising speculation that her delayed ninth album might be due to another, far more important project currently ...
20:51, 09/14/2019

Someone Built A Working Plane In Minecraft And It Looks Terrifying Over on the Minecraft subreddit, MrCatFace8885 has created a rather impressive and scary looking plane. Using Redstone, slime blocks and pistons, MrCatFace8885 was able to build a working plane in Minecraft without special mods. Though I’m not sure I...
20:51, 09/14/2019

These 3 senators might win Trump over on gun background checks Pat Toomey approached Chris Murphy on the Senate floor this week with an urgent warning: We’re running out of time to sway President Donald Trump. “The president's likely close to making up his mind and he’s getting a lot of pressure from the other ...
21:17, 09/14/2019

Schiff accuses top intel official of illegally withholding 'urgent' whistleblower complaint The nation's top intelligence official is illegally withholding a whistleblower complaint, possibly to protect President Donald Trump or senior White House officials, House Intelligence Committee Chairman Adam Schiff alleged Friday.Schiff issued a su...
21:17, 09/14/2019

When price could be right to bet Syracuse over Clemson Before the 2019 college football season began, there were hopes Saturday night’s ACC clash featuring No. 1 Clemson at Syracuse (ABC, 7:30 p.m.) would be a potential headline maker. The Carrier Dome has hosted countless home ’dog upsets in its long hi...
21:17, 09/14/2019

Saquon Barkley rescues young Giants fan from Demarcus Lawrence autograph snub Saquon Barkley to the rescue! In light of Cowboys defense end Demarcus Lawrence snubbing an 11-year-old autograph-seeking Giants fan last weekend in Dallas, Barkley will fly out the youngster and his family to New York for the Nov. 10 game against th...
21:17, 09/14/2019

Today in History for September 14th Highlights of this day in history: America mourns victims of Sept. 11th attacks; Theodore Roosevelt becomes President; 'The Star-Spangled Banner' written; Monaco's Princess Grace dies; Baseball season cancelled due to players' st...
21:18, 09/14/2019

World’s first cheese conveyor-belt restaurant is now open An endless carousel of artisanal cheeses? “Dairy” to dream no longer. Go ahead and pinch yourselves, because this conveyor-belt cheese-tasting restaurant is no hallucination. Pick & Cheese opened Sept. 7 in London’s Seven Dials Mark...
21:18, 09/14/2019

Hailey Bieber Shares Sweet Photos With Justin Bieber on 1st Wedding Anniversary Looks like they made it... Justin Bieber and Hailey Baldwin celebrated their one-year wedding anniversary on Friday. Yes, can you believe it? It's been one year since the two shocked......
21:18, 09/14/2019

Vinales on pole in Misano, sparks between Rossi and Marquez "Yamaha\u0027s Maverick Vinales took pole position for the San Marino Grand Prix on Saturday after a qualifying flare-up between Honda\u0027s championship leader Marc Marquez and Italian great Valentino Rossi."...
21:19, 09/14/2019

A deleted version of Nick Fury's big Iron Man speech namechecked mutants and "radioactive bug bites" Nick Fury’s big theater kid moment at the end of the original Iron Man—we like to imagine him testing out all the various shadows in Tony Stark’s apartment to lurk in, the better to make stepping out of one as dramatic as humanly possible—is one of t...
22:17, 09/14/2019

Trump confirms death of Osama bin Laden's son in counterterrorism operation President Donald Trump announced Hamza bin Laden's death in a statement Saturday that did not provide details about how or when he was killed.        ...
22:17, 09/14/2019

As Bahamians search for missing, Tropical Storm approaches The Bahamas, still digging out from the ravages of Hurricane Dorian, is bracing for Tropical Storm Humberto that forecasters expect to become a hurricane.        ...
22:17, 09/14/2019

'Hustlers': J.Lo spills about Usher's cameo, Lizzo danced with the flu (spoilers!) Did you love 'Hustlers'? Here's how all the best moments with Usher, Lizzo and Cardi B went down on set.        ...
22:51, 09/14/2019

Rallying: Ogier leads into final day of Rally Turkey as Tanak retires Sebastien Ogier will take a 0.2 second lead over Citroen team mate Esapekka Lappi into the final day of Rally Turkey, with championship leader Ott Tanak retiring his Toyota on Saturday....
22:51, 09/14/2019

Basketball: U.S. finish seventh at World Cup after Poland win The U.S. cruised to a 87-74 win over Poland to finish seventh at the FIBA Basketball World Cup on Saturday, putting the seal on the worst-ever performance for the Americans at the tournament....
22:51, 09/14/2019

Maryland Attempts Fake Field Goal; No One Fooled For a whole host of reasons (Maryland scoring two points in the first half, the first third down conversion of the game coming just before halftime, a seven-yard Temple punt in the fourth quarter, Maryland still not scoring after that, etc.), Maryla...
23:17, 09/14/2019

Mississippi State's Garrett Shrader Evolves Into Human Helicopter, Fails To Convert First Down There aren’t a lot of options in most playbooks for a fourth-and-16 situation, but that didn’t get Mississippi State out of that exact scenario late in the fourth quarter against Kansas State on Saturday. After quarterback Garrett Shrader snapped the...
23:17, 09/14/2019

Neymar Scores Acrobatic Stoppage-Time Winner In First Game Back With PSG, Barely Celebrates Saturday’s Ligue 1 match between Paris Saint-Germain and Strasbourg featured disgruntled Brazilian winger Neymar in the PSG starting lineup for the first time since his transfer request to Barcelona came to an unceremonious end. While it did take the...
23:17, 09/14/2019

The Refs Might Have Mishandled The Game Clock, But Mack Brown And UNC Mishandled The Game After struggling to get anything going offensively for a majority of the game, UNC scored 18 unanswered points in the second half to cut a 21-point Wake Forest lead down to three on Friday. The Tar Heels then forced the Demon Deacons to settle for a ...
23:17, 09/14/2019

Deluge of Pixel 4 photos confirms a few of the phone's key specs If you thought the torrent of detailed Pixel 4 leaks was over, you have another thing coming. Vietnamese phone shop D Store Mobile has sent nearly two dozen photos of a pre-release Pixel 4 XL to The Verge that appear to confirm some of its previousl...
23:17, 09/14/2019

Mercedes' latest high-tech concept car is a throwback to 1901 Many of Mercedes' concept cars are focused squarely on the future, but its newest example goes back in time even as it aims to go forward. The automaker has unveiled a Vision Mercedes Simplex concept car that hearkens back to the 1901 Mercedes ...
23:17, 09/14/2019

Companies ask judge in U.S. opioid trial to recuse himself Major drug wholesalers and retailers facing a massive lawsuit for allegedly fostering the nation's opioid crisis asked the judge hearing the case to recuse himself on Saturday....
23:51, 09/14/2019

Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman Announces Steps To Promote Exports Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Saturday announced a slew of measures aimed at boosting exports, including a new scheme to incentivise exporters and a higher insurance cover to banks lending......
23:51, 09/14/2019

Greens leader Elizabeth May wants spotlight on climate: ‘Stakes couldn’t get higher’ The party's long-time leader said the coming contest presents a prime opportunity to be "brutally honest" with Canadians on averting climate catastrophe....
23:51, 09/14/2019

NHL suspends Capitals' Evgeny Kuznetsov for first three games following positive cocaine test The NHL has suspended Washington Capitals center Evgeny Kuznetsov for the first three games of the season. He tested positive for cocaine in May.       ...
00:34, 09/15/2019

British teen allergic to dairy died after burger joint said his birthday meal was safe A teenager with a dairy allergy had told a restaurant’s staff about his condition and was misled into thinking his meal was safe before he ate it and died from a severe reaction, a coroner concluded at a London court Friday, the U.K. Press Asso...
00:34, 09/15/2019

CNN’s Chris Cuomo Takes on ‘New Faces With a Hole Burning Through ‘Em’ PAC I’m no Chris Cuomo fan, but he has appropriately embarrassed the creator of the New Faces GOP PAC, Elizabeth Heng, the woman behind that contemptible TV ad depicting a burning photo of Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez and comparing socialism to the nigh...
01:17, 09/15/2019

Federal Appeals Court Says Trump Emoluments Lawsuit Can Move Forward A federal appeals court on Friday overruled a trial judge and said that a lawsuit claiming President Donald Trump violated the Constitution’s emoluments clauses can move forward to determine whether Trump is illegally profiting from his position at t...
01:17, 09/15/2019

New York Attorney General Finds $1 Billion the Sackler Family Allegedly Tried to Shield A settlement tentatively reached this week between scores of municipal and state governments and Purdue Pharma over the nation’s opioid crisis hit another snag on Friday when New York’s attorney general announced the discovery of $1 billion the compa...
01:17, 09/15/2019

Women’s Hall of Fame inducts Sotomayor, Fonda, Allred U.S. Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor, actress Jane Fonda and attorney Gloria Allred are among the National Women’s Hall of Fame’s latest honorees...
01:18, 09/15/2019

Barcelona 5-2 Valencia: Ansu Fati steals the show as LaLiga champions hit five in Camp Nou thriller Frenkie de Jong scored his first Barcelona goal, 16-year-old Ansu Fati netted again and substitute Luis Suarez struck twice as the Catalans thrashed Valencia 5-2 at Camp Nou on Saturday night....
01:51, 09/15/2019

New York City public schools ‘toothless’ on vaping despite national health crisis While others are going as far as removing bathroom doors and expelling students caught just once with e-cigarettes, the nation’s largest district is taking a comparatively lax approach....
02:34, 09/15/2019

Woman’s boss harassed her so much it killed her, scathing suit claims Dr. Inna Shuman was so mentally and physically stressed by a campaign of cruelty conducted by her department chairman that her immune system was compromised, making her susceptible to cancer, the suit alleges....
02:34, 09/15/2019

Cops help deliver healthy baby outside Bronx police station They didn’t just stand by — they delivered. A trio of cops helped an expecting Bronx mom push out a brand new baby boy — right on the steps of the Hunts Point station house, officials said. The 29-year-old woman’s water broke while ...
02:34, 09/15/2019

Smart homes are becoming more popular. Here's how to make sure yours is working Amazon Alexa, Google Home and Apple HomePod are increasingly popular. Here are some tips to making sure your smart home devices are working properly.       ...
03:18, 09/15/2019

Hong Kong activist Joshua Wong seeks U.S. support for protests Hong Kong pro-democracy activist Joshua Wong said on Saturday he was seeking the support of U.S. lawmakers for the demands of his fellow protesters who have led months of streets demonstrations, including a call for free elections....
03:18, 09/15/2019

Instant View: Reactions to attack on Saudi oil facilities Yemen's Iran-aligned Houthi group on Saturday attacked two plants at the heart of Saudi Arabia's oil industry in a strike that could impact about 5 million barrels per day of crude production - close to half of the kingdom's output, or 5% of global o...
03:18, 09/15/2019

U.S. stands ready to tap emergency oil reserve after Saudi attacks: DOE The Trump administration is prepared to tap U.S. emergency oil reserves if necessary after drone attacks shut oil output in Saudi Arabia, the world's largest crude exporter, a Department of Energy spokeswoman said....
03:18, 09/15/2019

UK's Johnson, likening himself to Incredible Hulk, vows Oct. 31 Brexit British Prime Minister Boris Johnson likened himself to the unruly comic book character The Incredible Hulk late on Saturday in a newspaper interview where he stressed his determination to take Britain out of the European Union on Oct. 31....
03:18, 09/15/2019

After U.S. court ruling, Honduran newlyweds among migrants clinging to asylum dream Led by a dream of marrying on U.S. soil, a young Honduran couple traveled thousands of miles from their home in the port city of La Ceiba, narrowly escaping a kidnapping in Mexico before seeking asylum across the border in Texas....
03:18, 09/15/2019

Tropical Storm Humberto lashes Bahamas, U.N. chief views devastation from Dorian Tropical Storm Humberto lashed already devastated parts of the Bahamas with heavy rain and strong winds before crawling northwest on Saturday, and forecasters said it was likely to become a hurricane before the end of the weekend....
03:18, 09/15/2019

What to know about cataract surgery Cataracts are cloudy areas that develop on the lens of the eye. They can affect a person’s vision. Surgery is currently the only way to remove cataracts and restore vision. Learn about what to expect from the different surgical procedures....
03:51, 09/15/2019

MIT scientist says Epstein victim Virginia Giuffre was ‘entirely willing’: report A renowned MIT computer scientist is under fire for apparently defending Jeffrey Epstein by speculating in a series of leaked emails that one of the pedophile’s alleged victims was “entirely willing.” “The word ‘assaulti...
03:51, 09/15/2019

Border Patrol agent wounded, suspect killed in Texas traffic stop shooting A Border Patrol agent was shot and injured Friday night while conducting a traffic stop near the Texas-Mexico border and another agent shot and killed the gunman, authorities said Saturday....
03:51, 09/15/2019

Houthi rebels claim drone attacks on Saudi oil facilities Yemen's Houthi rebels are claiming responsibility for an overnight drone attack against Saudi Arabia's oil facilities. CNN's Ben Wedeman reports on the "large-scale" operation....
04:17, 09/15/2019

Tan France Proves He's BFF Goals After Fixing Jonathan Van Ness' Dress on the Red Carpet Can you believe?! The Queer Eye cast is already under the category of "BFF goals" but on Saturday evening, the reality TV stars took it to the next level. While posing for photos......
04:51, 09/15/2019

A Year After Hurricane Florence, Coal Ash Is Still a Huge Concern For North Carolina Hurricane Florence made landfall in North Carolina a year ago today. And while its winds were only Category 1-force, its record rainfall and floodwaters caused major devastation—especially to coal ash ponds, which can contain toxins like mercury and ...
04:51, 09/15/2019

Trampoline mirror may push laser pulse through fabric of the Universe  Enlarge / Pictured: Definitely not a possible universe-altering fancy trampoline. (credit: Nazar Abbas Photography / Getty Images) Scientists want to rip the Universe apart. At least that is what a Daily Mail headline might read. Lasers can now rea...
05:34, 09/15/2019

Trump tweets about possible defense treaty days before Israeli elections The timing of Trump's tweet, just days before Israel's election on Tuesday, appeared aimed at buttressing Netanyahu's bid to remain in power by showcasing his close ties to Trump....
05:34, 09/15/2019

Centre's "Gujarat Model" To Harass Opposition Leaders: Digvijaya Singh Accusing the centre of political vendetta, senior Congress leader Digvijaya Singh said that the Modi government is running on the "Gujarat model" to harass opposition leaders....
05:34, 09/15/2019

94 Bonded Labourers, 12 Minors Rescued From Gujarat Chemical Factory Gujarat Police on Saturday rescued 94 bonded labourers including 12 minors from a Chemical factory in Kathwada area from Ahmedabad. The owners of the factory are currently being interrogated by the......
05:34, 09/15/2019

PM Modi To Visit Gujarat's Sardar Sarovar Dam On His 69th Birthday Prime Minister Narendra Modi will visit the Sardar Sarovar Dam (SSD) and offer prayers there on September 17, his birthday, Gujarat Chief Minister Vijay Rupani said on Saturday....
05:34, 09/15/2019

More than 2,000 foetal remains found at home of former Indiana abortion doctor Authorities uncover thousands of preserved remains at the home of Ulrich Klopfer More than 2,000 medically preserved foetal remains have been found at the Illinois home of a former Indiana abortion clinic doctor who died last week, authorities have s...
06:01, 09/15/2019

'We have a once-in-century chance': Naomi Klein on how we can fight the climate crisis In this extract from her latest book On Fire, the No Logo author looks at why capitalism and politics have got in the way of addressing the climate crisis• Interview with Naomi Klein: ‘We are seeing the beginnings of the era of climate barbarism’On a...
06:01, 09/15/2019

I left Russia to escape Putin’s assault on reason. Now I fear the UK is on the same path | Peter Pomarentsev We need to develop a more collaborative political discourse, built on facts, not spinNothing is true and everything is possible. That was my one-line attempt to sum up the politics and propaganda that enveloped Russia at the start of the 21st century...
06:01, 09/15/2019

Republican Trump challengers warn of totalitarian drift in party Sanford, Walsh and Weld write for Washington PostFour states cancel nominating contests to give Trump clear runThe Republican party has taken “a wrong turn” under Donald Trump, according to three GOP challengers to the president, and is heading down ...
06:01, 09/15/2019

Bahamas: new storm threatens Hurricane Dorian relief efforts Tropical Storm Humberto expected to drop up to 15cm of rain as operation to provide food and shelter continuesA tropical storm carrying heavy rain and strong winds is nearing the already devastated Bahamas, threatening to complicate Hurricane Dorian ...
06:01, 09/15/2019

O, for a draught of vintage: Keats House scraps plan to sell alcohol Hampstead museum where poet once lived drops plans following objections from locals“Give me books, French wine, fruit, fine weather and a little music played out of doors by somebody I do not know,” the Romantic poet John Keats wrote in a letter to h...
06:01, 09/15/2019

Chicago Architecture biennial reveals the city’s true foundations Inspired by its black mayor and a curator from the UK, Chicago is reviving the social narratives that shaped the cityCrown Hall, at the Illinois Institute of Technology in Chicago, is an icon of modern architecture. Designed by Mies van der Rohe and ...
06:01, 09/15/2019

Ones to watch: Say Sue Me The four-piece South Korean pop band have lived through tragedy and bounced back with an edgy optimismA sun-slicked highlight of 2019’s Green Man festival were Say Sue Me, a South Korean shoegazey, dream-pop band currently barrelling through a Europe...
06:01, 09/15/2019

Amazon's Whole Foods is cutting health benefits for part-time workers Whole Foods plans to cut health benefits for the grocery chain's part-time workers, the company confirmed in published reports.       ...
06:51, 09/15/2019

Barcelona 5-2 Valencia: Ansu Fati stars in home romp 16-year-old scores after two minutes before setting up Frenkie De JongKevin Gameiro kept Valencia interestedGerard Pique and Luis Suarez seal points after the break 10.08pm BST That is from me, thanks for following our La Liga coverage. There is plen...
06:51, 09/15/2019

Joe Denly sets sights on England winter tours after setting new Test best • Denly battles to 94 against Australia at the Oval• ‘This Australian attack make you work hard for every run’Joe Denly hopes he has now booked a place on England’s winter tours after a rollercoaster match during which he has witnessed the birth of h...
06:51, 09/15/2019

'Congratulations Liverpool' jokes Pep Guardiola after 3-1 defeat to Norwich – video Premier League champions Manchester City suffered their first defeat of the season as newly-promoted Norwich City put three past them at Carrow Road. Daniel Farke's side have had a tough start to life in the Premier League, this was their second win ...
06:51, 09/15/2019

From the archive: The formation of the Open University, 1970 How we greeted the arrival of ‘do-it-yourself degrees’It’s been 50 years since the formation of the Open University, now one of the largest universities in Europe. The Observer Magazine of 15 November 1970 looked ahead to the start of operations in J...
06:51, 09/15/2019

Nigel Slater’s roast vegetables recipes A tray of courgettes and one of peppers opens my new oven’s inningsThere was much excitement in the kitchen this week with the arrival of a new oven. Mine had been running a little hot, took forever to heat up and the light inside hadn’t been working...
06:51, 09/15/2019

Canyon Roadlite:ON – ‘Takes the grind out of commuting – and gets you fit’ | Martin Love The bestselling commuter bike from Canyon now packs a neat little engine to take some of the strain of not catching the trainCanyon Roadlite:ONPrice £2,499, canyon.comFrame aluminiumMotor Fazua Evation 1.0Top speed 25kmRange 50-60kmWeight 15.5 kgGuar...
07:34, 09/15/2019

Mikail Hizal dominates Austrian Gran Turismo Nations Cup round Mikail Hizal took his first 2019 Gran Turismo Championship win of the year with a dominant performance in the Nations Cup held in Red Bull's Hangar-7 in Austria...
08:17, 09/15/2019

Balancing game economies is an art and a science Game economies are a delicate thing. It doesn’t take much to break them. We recently held a breakfast to address how to keep developers and players happy.Read More...
08:18, 09/15/2019

Vaping Bad: Were 2 Wisconsin Brothers the Walter Whites of THC Oils? As authorities work to understand the spate of vaping-related lung illnesses, a small-town drug bust offers a closer look at the vast black market for vaping supplies....
08:51, 09/15/2019

US says man can bring back 'skin, skull, teeth and claws' of hunted Tanzania lion Environmental organizations say ‘very concerning’ move could open floodgates for importing other endangered speciesThe Trump administration has authorized a Florida man to bring back the “skin, skull, teeth and claws” of a lion he hunted in Tanzania,...
08:51, 09/15/2019

Pompeo accuses Iran of 'unprecedented attack' after drones hit Saudi oil facilities Secretary of State Mike Pompeo called on the international community to join him Saturday in condemning Iran for drone attacks on two Saudi oil facilities, which he described as "an unprecedented attack on the world’s energy supply."...
08:51, 09/15/2019

Too-many-men penalty costs No. 19 Michigan State in loss to Arizona State Michigan State had too many men on the field for its game-tying field goal in the final seconds vs. Arizona State. It missed the re-kick to lose 10-7.       ...
08:52, 09/15/2019

Blackmon homers in 6-run inning, Rockies beat Padres 11-10 Charlie Blackmon homered to start a six-run inning, Daniel Murphy had four hits and 4 RBIs, and the Colorado Rockies hung on to beat San Diego 11-10 in a game in which both the Padres' Eric Hosmer and manager Andy Green were ejected   ...
08:52, 09/15/2019

The Livingstone – Stanley Monument and The Famous Tale of Two Explorers in Africa Without a doubt, European explorers in 19th century Africa changed history. Two of the most famous are Dr David Livingstone ...
09:17, 09/15/2019

Turner’s scores help Virginia Tech pull past Furman Virginia Tech trailed 14-3 at halftime, but Tré Turner’s two second half touchdowns enabled the Hokies to grab the lead and then they held on late for the victory...
09:51, 09/15/2019

The Americans will see attack on Saudi oil as an attack on them One of the two oil facilities struck in the early hours of Saturday morning was recently described by one industry expert as the the Achilles Heel of the Saudi oil industry....
09:51, 09/15/2019

| Trump confirms death of al-Qaeda heir Hamza bin Laden US President Donald Trump has confirmed that Hamza bin Laden, the son and designated heir of Al-Qaeda founder Osama bin Laden, was killed in a counter-terrorism operation along the Afghanistan-Pakistan border....
10:34, 09/15/2019

Fury vs Wallin live stream: how to watch tonight's boxing online from anywhere So, are you rrrrrrready to rrrrrrumble. We're willing to bet that Tyson Fury is, as he prepares to put his undefeated streak on the line against Swedish heavyweight Otto Wallin today. The showdown is all set for the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas a...
10:34, 09/15/2019

'Army Green' Is The 2020 Toyota 4Runner's Best New Feature The 2020 Toyota 4Runner is getting Apple CarPlay, Android Auto and Amazon Alexa compatibility, some driver-assistance alerts as standard equipment, and a revised instrument panel. But the SUV’s best new feature is the Army Green color you can now spe...
10:34, 09/15/2019

Narvaez's 10th inning HR lifts Mariners over Sox 2-1 Omar Narvaez hit a game-ending home run in the 10th inning against his former team, Felix Hernandez turned in his best outing of the season and the Seattle Mariners beat the Chicago White Sox 2-1       ...
10:34, 09/15/2019

Fury overcomes wound and Wallin for points victory Britain's Tyson Fury overcame an early cut over his right eye to win a majority decision against his gutsy Swedish opponent Otto Wallin in Las Vegas on Saturday....
11:17, 09/15/2019

No. 9 Florida rallies without Franks to dump Kentucky No. 9 Florida, with backup quarterback Kyle Trask under center, scored three fourth-quarter touchdowns to rally for a 29-21 victory over Kentucky on Saturday night in their SEC matchup in Lexington, Ky....
11:17, 09/15/2019

Iraq denies its territory was used to launch attack on Saudi oil facilities - statement Iraq denied on Sunday that its territory had been used to carry out attacks on oil facilities in Saudi Arabia, referring to an incident that knocked out more that half the Kingdom's output....
11:51, 09/15/2019

How Rich Donors Like Epstein (and Others) Undermine Science MIT’s Media Lab, Harvard, Stanford, hospitals—they all take money from donors. Whether it's to truly help the world, or merely burnish a reputation, the money nevertheless bends the arc of the innovation universe....
13:17, 09/15/2019

Saudi Oil Attack Is Unlikely to Dent U.S. Economy The strikes on Saudi oil facilities likely would have a limited direct effect on the U.S. economy, but could result in higher gas prices, potentially exerting an additional drag on slowing global growth, economists say....
13:18, 09/15/2019

Odell Beckham, Jamal Adams will drop friendship for night BEREA, Ohio — The showdown is finally here. Odell Beckham Jr. and Jamal Adams have called LSU and New York their homes over parts of the past nine years but have never taken the field together. That will change Monday night when Beckham’s Browns and ...
13:18, 09/15/2019

Texans have plenty of reason to worry about Deshaun Watson For what must have felt like minutes — not seconds — to anxious Texans fans on Monday night, Deshaun Watson was suspended in mid-air after taking a punishing hit as he tried to dive over the end zone pylon at the Superdome. As he hurtled through the ...
13:18, 09/15/2019

NYT deletes bizarre tweet referencing Brett Kavanaugh’s ‘harmless’ penis In a bizarre series of tweets and retractions on @nytopinion on Saturday, The New York Times cringingly opined on its latest Brett Kavanaugh story, then retracted the tweet, then retracted the retraction, then posted an apology. The missteps began at...
13:51, 09/15/2019

Big Papi opens up about getting shot: ‘I want to find out who did this’ In his first English-language interview since getting shot in the Dominican Republic, former Boston Red Sox legend David Ortiz told the Boston Globe that he’ can’t rest until his shooter is brought to justice — and describes nearly losing hope during...
13:51, 09/15/2019

A network in the brain is involved in a range of mental health issues Depression, schizophrenia and some other mental health conditions have a variety of symptoms but they all seem to be connected by similar differences in the brain...
13:51, 09/15/2019

Reaction to Tyson Fury vs Otto Wallin John Fury and Andy Ruiz take a dim view of Tyson Fury vs Otto Wallin, while Lennox Lewis and Frank Bruno have some praise The post Reaction to Tyson Fury vs Otto Wallin appeared first on Boxing News....
13:51, 09/15/2019

‘Google him,’ NYPD widow urges as Queens street renamed in honor of slain husband It’s hardly the prettiest block in New York City. Still, a block of 172nd Street in Jamaica, Queens now has a new, and some would say sacred, name — “Detective Keith L. Williams Way” — and the slain officer’s widow...
14:17, 09/15/2019

Desperate 9/11 widow ups reward for stolen wedding rings A 9/11 widow has upped the reward for the return of her stolen wedding rings to $10,500. Monica Iken had used diamonds from her wedding ring with husband Michael, a bond trader killed on 9/11, to fashion a new ring with her current husband, FDNY fire...
14:17, 09/15/2019

President Trump Offers Support for Saudi Self-Defense in Call With Prince Mohammed Bin Salman President Donald Trump offered U.S. support for Saudi Arabia’s self-defense in a call on Saturday with Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed Bin Salman, the White House said. The pair spoke after a swarm of explosive drones hit key oil-industry targets i...
14:51, 09/15/2019

The Breakaway: Roglic's 'defining moment is brilliant for cycling' "Primoz Roglic secured La Vuelta 2019 glory on Stage 20 and Bradley Wiggins hailed his first Grand Tour triumph as a \u0027defining moment\u0027 in his career, and a \u0027brilliant\u0027 outcome for cycling."...
14:51, 09/15/2019

O'Sullivan downs Robertson to reach final "Ronnie O\u0027Sullivan enjoyed a resplendent evening session in the Shanghai Masters semi-final against Neil Robertson - moving into the final there for the third year in succession."...
14:51, 09/15/2019

Scheer says he will ratify CUSMA despite saying Trudeau gave everything to Trump Conservative Leader Andrew Scheer says he will still ratify the new North American free trade deal if he becomes prime minister, even though he thinks Canada got railroaded by U.S. President Donald Trump....
14:51, 09/15/2019

"Can't Insult North Indians": Priyanka Gandhi Schools Labour Minister Congress General Secretary Priyanka Gandhi Vadra and former Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Mayawati today issued sharply-worded responses to Union Minister Santosh Gangwar's comment that appeared to......
15:17, 09/15/2019

12 Drown As Boat Tips Over In Andhra Pradesh River, Several Missing Twelve people have died and several are missing after a tourist boat overturned in the Godavari River in the East Godavari district of Andhra Pradesh on Sunday afternoon. There were 63 people on board......
15:17, 09/15/2019

"No Quality In Candidates In North India": Union Minister On Unemployment A BJP leader and Union Minister has blamed a lack of qualified candidates among job seekers in North India for unemployment levels that touched a 45-year-high of 6.1 per cent in 2017/18, prompting......
15:17, 09/15/2019

With IIM Lucknow Help, UP Aims To Add $1 Trillion To GDP: Yogi Adityanath Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath said on Sunday that a roadmap is being chalked out with the Indian Institute of Management (IIM)-Lucknow for the comprehensive development of the state......
15:17, 09/15/2019

Army Organises Training Sessions For Village Defence Committees In J&K The Indian Army on Saturday organised a session to train the volunteers of the village defence committees (VDCs) in Jammu and Kashmir's Naushera sector....
15:17, 09/15/2019

Trump May Share Stage With PM At "Howdy Modi" Event In Texas: Sources US President Donald Trump is "likely" to share a stage with Prime Minister Narendra Modi during his mega event supported by Indian Americans in Houston, Texas, on September 22. Sources said a final......
15:17, 09/15/2019

Frankfurt motor show hit by huge climate protests Thousands of climate protesters descended onto the streets of Frankfurt Saturday to protest against the role of Germany's car industry in climate change and the destruction of the environment....
15:51, 09/15/2019

MIDEAST STOCKS-Saudi leads Gulf lower after attacks on oil plants Saudi Arabian stocks dropped on Sunday with banking and petrochemical shares taking the biggest hit after attacks on two key Saudi oil plants a day earlier knocked out more than half of Saudi crude output. The drone attacks, which were claimed by...
16:17, 09/15/2019

iPhone 11, Realme XT, Samsung A50s, and More Tech News This Week Realme XT price and sale date reveal, iPhone 11 series launch, other Apple announcements, and Samsung Galaxy A50s India release were some of the biggest tech news stories this week....
16:51, 09/15/2019

After LSE's sharp rebuff, HKEX begins investor charm offensive Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing is embarking on a three-week charm offensive with London Stock Exchange investors as the Asian trading house tries to salvage its proposed $39 billion takeover offer....
16:51, 09/15/2019

Braves vs. Nationals: Sanchez will continue success vs. Atlanta A report this week said Bob Baffert’s Triple Crown winner, Justify, failed a drug test prior to the 2018 Derby. Baffert suggested the result was caused not by illegal drugs but by contaminated food. This just in … the Patriots have signed Bob B...
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Seattle light rail station shooting leaves 1 dead, 2 wounded; cops release video of suspect Authorities in Seattle released video on Saturday of a suspect fleeing after a shooting at a downtown light rail station the day before left one man dead and two wounded. ...
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