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A Musical Prodigy? Sure, but Don’t Call Her ‘a New Mozart’

At 14, Alma Deutscher is preparing to play the solo parts at Carnegie Hall for the violin and piano concertos she composed herself, when she’s not writing her next opera ...

A Musical Prodigy? Sure, but Don’t Call Her ‘a New Mozart’

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Afghan musical prodigy sang in secret — and now he’s a Hunter College grad As a 5-year-old boy in Taliban-ruled Afghanistan, Elham Fanous and his dad sang in secret. “We had to close the door, curtains down, so no one would hear the sound of music, which was banned,” he told The Post. “We would be killed.” From that harsh c...
08:00, 06/09/2019

The Trailer For High School Musical: The Musical: The Series Is Here and Yes You Read That Title Correctly Disney+ is going truly meta with its first series. High School Musical: The Musical: The Series will make its debut along with the streaming site, which launches on November 12, and......
08:17, 08/24/2019

Mozart’s ‘Magic Flute’ gets a wild, animated makeover Having been “bored s - - tless” the first time he saw “The Magic Flute,” Barrie Kosky hoped never to suffer through it again. Granted, he was only 11 at the time but, thanks to his grandmother, he’d seen dozens of operas he loved as a child in Austra...
10:00, 07/12/2019

Mozart’s Rival Returns to La Scala in a Double Bill With Puccini In a project by the house’s academy, Antonio Salieri’s opera “Prima la Musica e Poi le Parole” will be staged with Giacomo Puccini’s opera “Gianni Schicchi.”...
14:34, 06/19/2019

What you need to know about tennis prodigy Coco Gauff Cori “Coco” Gauff is a 15-year-old tennis prodigy. She became the youngest woman to win a main-draw Wimbledon match since 1991, beating Venus Williams in the first round....
23:51, 07/05/2019

The prodigy who became Australia's million dollar player Twelve years ago, Bobby Despitovski was coming to the end of his football career. With one eye on a future in coaching, the-then Perth Glory striker went to his club's training ground to watch the youth teams play....
05:17, 06/12/2019

The football prodigy who became Australia's million dollar player Twelve years ago, Bobby Despitovski was coming to the end of his football career. With one eye on a future in coaching, the-then Perth Glory striker went to his club's training ground to watch the youth teams play....
05:34, 06/12/2019

Wimbledon day one: prodigy Coco Gauff makes fairytale debut Youngest player ever to qualify for tournament beats her idol Venus Williams in first grand slam matchIn the run-up to Wimbledon, 15-year-old Cori Gauff described the prospect of playing Venus Williams on No 1 court as a dream.On Monday, it turned in...
23:00, 07/01/2019

Prodigy Cori Gauff, 15, ready to make her Wimbledon mark The hotly tipped American faces Venus Williams after qualifying without losing a setOn Monday at Wimbledon, a teenage hopeful will take centre stage against one of the greats of the game, dreaming of one day emulating their achievements. It is someth...
17:34, 06/30/2019

Moise Kean: the 19-year-old Italy prodigy's journey to Everton – video Everton have signed Italy striker Moise Kean, 19, from Juventus in a deal for an initial fee reported to be £29m. The highly-rated forward scored six goals in 13 appearances to help Juventus claim last season's Serie A title - three years after becom...
13:51, 08/05/2019

Donatella Versace pays homage to the Prodigy's Keith Flint in Milan The designer’s SS20 collection once again proved her talent for making a splash; elsewhere, Dolce & Gabbana went the extra mile to put the leopard into leopard printFrom one 90s superstar to another … Donatella Versace dedicated her spring/summer 202...
14:00, 06/17/2019

Watch: Dave Grohl surprises drum prodigy Yoyoka Soma on 'Ellen' Foo Fighters frontman and former Nirvana member Dave Grohl delivered a special message for 9-year-old drum prodigy Yoyoka Soma on "The Ellen DeGeneres Show."...
20:34, 05/14/2019

Illinois football prodigy, 14, recently featured in Sports Illustrated, is shot dead A 14-year-old recently featured in Sports Illustrated as one of six teens “who will rule the future in sports,” died after he was shot at a party in Illinois on Saturday night, according to police....
01:00, 05/06/2019

Lucas Moura: from São Paulo prodigy and PSG outcast to Tottenham hero | David Hytner The Brazilian took time to settle at Spurs and may not have faced Ajax but for injuries yet his hat-trick showed his talentLucas Moura put the earphones in and looked down at the iPad screen, the peak of his dark NYC cap obscuring his eyes. It was la...
21:34, 05/09/2019

Teen violin prodigy is latest casualty of ‘Calvin Klein’ drug craze A lethal cocktail of drugs known as “Calvin Klein” has swept the nightclub scene amid reports that a 17-year-old London-born violin prodigy died from the dangerous combination. Experts warn that “Calvin Klein” binges, which in...
19:00, 07/12/2019

Chess: British title in balance and Indian prodigy, 13, is youngest winner of major While Michael Adams and David Howell close on a showdown for the British championship, Rameshbabu Praggnanandhaa has become the youngest ever winner of a major tournamentMichael Adams, with six championship wins already under his belt, and David Howe...
18:17, 08/02/2019

16-year-old piano prodigy J.D. Tsasa bypassing college to train for 2022 NBA draft A classically trained pianist who graduated from high school at 16, J.D. Tsasa plans to bypass college for intense training for the 2022 NBA draft.       ...
13:17, 08/28/2019

Teen violin prodigy dies of apparent drug overdose in London mansion A teenage violin prodigy was found dead of an apparent drug overdose in her family’s London mansion on Thursday, a report said. Katya Tsukanova, 17, a leading musician in the UK, died of an apparent overdose from a cocaine and ketamine drug coc...
05:17, 07/12/2019

Insufficient evidence to conclude Prodigy frontman committed suicide, British inquest hears Prodigy frontman Keith Flint died as a result of hanging and drugs that were in his system, an inquest into his death heard on Wednesday, but there was not enough evidence to determine he committed suicide....
15:34, 05/08/2019

Teen piano prodigy who played with Billy Joel made honorary NYPD officer A blind teen piano prodigy became an honorary police officer Thursday — and showed off his talents in a concert at NYPD headquarters. Logan Riman, 14, of Brooklyn — who previously performed with his idol Billy Joel at Madison Square Garde...
06:17, 08/02/2019

An Incredible Prodigy: This 4-Year-Old Wine Taster Just Became The Youngest Person Ever To Pass The Master Sommelier Exam A little girl named Sarah Chalmers from Sonoma County, CA is proving that sometimes a young child can exhibit some serious adult genius: This 4-year-old wine taster just became the youngest person ever to pass the Master Sommelier Exam....
01:17, 08/17/2019

Inquest held into death of death of Prodigy’s Keith Flint LONDON (AP) — A British coroner says there is not enough evidence to determine whether The Prodigy star Keith Flint took his own life. Flint was found dead at his home in the village of North End, in eastern England, on March 4. He was 49. An inquest...
16:00, 05/08/2019

Call for Israel unity government as election too close to call A national unity government has been called for in Israel after exit polls provided no clear winner in the country's second general election of 2019....
06:34, 09/18/2019

30 Days of Musical Blackness With VSB, Day 9: Ray J ‘One Wish’ I hear you looking at me right now like, “How did Ray J end up ‘round here?” And to that I say, despite the fact that I have stated very plainly that I’m a fan of one Willie Ray Norwood, I didn’t put Ray J on this list, I put “One Wish” on this list ...
17:17, 06/09/2019

30 Days of Musical Blackness With VSB, Day 28: SWV 'When U Cry' I’m a well documented SWV fan. But since I’m feeling generous, allow me to document this again. From a piece I wrote called “An Ode to SWV” in February of 2016:...
04:00, 06/29/2019

Can a Kung Fu Musical Get (Way) Off the Ground? “Dragon Spring Phoenix Rise,” the unlikely offspring of a Chinese-American opera impresario and the writers of “Kung Fu Panda” — with songs by Sia — aims to show just how high the Shed can fly....
13:51, 06/19/2019

Which is the world's most musical city? Is it a metropolis like London or a New York – or a smaller city where music is the focus?The event was advertised as a “pedal steel all-dayer” – something you would usually be unlikely to see outside of Nashville. But on a recent Sunday afternoon it...
08:34, 05/02/2019

25 bizarre musical collaborations Like Lil Nas X and Billy Ray Cyrus' "Old Town Road," some of the world’s most famous musicians have taken part in unexpected musical alliances.        ...
22:34, 05/25/2019

ONE Musicfest Is a Musical Homecoming for the Culture The universal impact that black people have had on music is undeniable. One could go as far to say that we invented music in all of its forms. We have not only used music to entertain ourselves and the masses, but we’ve also used it to heal, educate ...
00:00, 09/05/2019

This musical theater wunderkind is only 12 years old Joshua Turchin’s gotten around. He sang as Flounder in a live performance of “The Little Mermaid” at the Hollywood Bowl, toured with the musical “A Christmas Story” and lent his voice to several animated films. It was only a matter of time before the...
06:51, 08/09/2019

30 Days of Musical Blackness With VSB, Day 21: Nicole Bus, 'You' Almost nine years ago now, I was listening to the radio, back when that was a thing, and I heard a song that sounded so much like a Lauryn Hill song, or one that should have been a Lauryn Hill song, that I absolutely yelled out the window, “LAURYN BA...
20:51, 06/21/2019

Four Days in Ojai, a Musical Utopia The multitalented Barbara Hannigan organized this year’s Ojai Music Festival, a well-balanced meal of programming that went down easily, without bloat....
18:17, 06/11/2019

30 Days of Musical Blackness With VSB, Day 14: Sister Nancy, 'Bam Bam' I literally have zero recollection of the first time I heard Sister Nancy’s “Bam Bam.” I don’t remember it at all before college though, so I’ll just go ahead and assume I heard it at the same place I heard so many dope songs during my college tenure...
19:34, 06/14/2019

How ‘Sesame Street’ Started a Musical Revolution Fifty years ago, the television show united children’s education, puppetry and songs. Pop stars have been singing the Muppets’ tunes (and vice versa) ever since....
13:00, 08/22/2019

‘Cinderella’ musical gives Prince Charming a gay twist Broadway’s power brokers took time out from Tony season this week to fly to London to see “Cinderella,” the new musical from Andrew Lloyd Webber. The heat is intense on this one, not only because Lloyd Webber is the most successful composer in ...
01:34, 05/17/2019

‘Almost Famous’ musical is almost ready to rock Broadway It’s going to be Cameron Crowe vs. Alanis Morissette at the Tonys next year. Morissette’s “Jagged Little Pill” begins previews in the fall at the Broadhurst Theatre. But it could be upstaged in the spring by Crowe’s adaptation of his terrific m...
05:17, 05/24/2019

The Musical ‘1776’ Will Return to Broadway in 2021 The Roundabout Theater Company revival is a coproduction with the American Repertory Theater in Cambridge, Mass., which will stage the show next May....
19:17, 05/06/2019

Inside the crazy, musical mind of Look Mum No Computer Sam Battle, best known by his musical persona Look Mum No Computer, isn't your average YouTube star. He's built an impressive following not through traditional songwriting or perfectly-edited music videos -- though he's adept at both -...
19:17, 06/04/2019

30 Days of Musical Blackness With VSB, Day 6: Oddisee 'That's Love' Oddisee is one of the hardest working artists in music. And I say music, and not just hip-hop, because his catalog is so expansive that it’s unfair to limit him to the genre he’s most well known for. And that’s if you’re familiar at all. Oddisee seem...
22:17, 06/06/2019

‘The Wrong Man’ is the underdog Broadway musical to watch “Moulin Rouge,” “Jagged Little Pill” and “Tina: the Tina Turner Musical” are the new Broadway season’s major musical contenders. But keep your eye on a small, original show that could slip into the mix before next year’s Tonys. Ross Golan, who’s writ...
06:51, 08/09/2019

Confronting existential dread through DIY musical instruments A Day That Will Never Happen Again. Here You Are, You Are Here. Everything You Love Will One Day Be Taken From You. Believe it or not, these are not the names of Cure songs, but of electronic musical instruments -- though obviously not particularly....
16:34, 08/09/2019

Critic’s Notebook: The Broadway Musical Has a Man Problem From “Kiss Me, Kate” to “Tootsie,” shows old and new are working to reflect today’s gender politics. Women fare better, but what about the mediocre men?...
13:34, 05/02/2019

UVI’s Toy Suite virtualizes the musical instruments of your childhood Software instrument developer UVI are swapping their virtual cellos and pianos for Speak & Spells and music boxes. The company's latest library contains over 70,000 samples of nostalgic musical toys, giving musicians the freedom to create an...
09:17, 08/31/2019

‘Hadestown’ wins the Tony Award for best new musical NEW YORK (AP) — ‘Hadestown’ wins the Tony Award for best new musical....
06:51, 06/10/2019

For Paris with love: how Amélie became a musical – in pictures The much-loved film starring Audrey Tautou has been turned into a stage show. Designer Madeleine Girling explains how she found a new style to match its spirit Continue reading......
21:00, 05/03/2019

Review: ‘Dog Man: The Musical’ Celebrates a Cop Who Sniffs Out Crime The bizarro, irreverent world of Dav Pilkey, the creator of the Captain Underpants books, has been deftly translated to the Lucille Lortel Theater’s stage....
23:34, 07/09/2019

Perception of musical pitch varies across cultures People who are accustomed to listening to Western music, which is based on a system of notes organized in octaves, can usually perceive the similarity between notes that are same but played in different registers — say, high C and middle C. However, ...
20:51, 09/19/2019

30 Days of Musical Blackness With VSB, Day 15: Fela Kuti ‘Lady’ I’d heard of Fela Kuti before I heard Fela. But when I finally made the discovery of Nigeria’s Olufela Olusegun Oludotun Ransome-Kuti aka Fela Anikulapo Kuti aka Fela, I was done for....
18:34, 06/15/2019

'Jewface' row: West End musical accused of cultural appropriation Jewish actors and playwrights criticise Falsettos for using non-Jews to play Jewish rolesA West End musical about a Jewish family is at the centre of a row over cultural appropriation, with critics saying the lack of Jewish involvement in the product...
16:51, 08/23/2019

30 Days of Musical Blackness With VSB, Day 25: New Edition, 'You're Not My Kind of Girl' New Edition is one of my favorite groups ever because of course, they are. “Can You Stand the Rain” is one of the greatest songs of all time because of course, it is. There’s a reason why BET’s The New Edition Story was such an event. Ronnie, Bobby, ...
03:34, 06/26/2019

Billy Corgan is the "musical consigliere" of Third Eye Blind's new album Like Frank Costello, Vincent Gigante, and Sammy The Bull before him, Smashing Pumpkins frontman Billy Corgan has aligned himself with a truly malevolent organization: Third Eye Blind. The “Semi-Charmed Life” hit-makers announced their sixth LP today,...
02:17, 07/26/2019

Can Neil Diamond break the Broadway bio-musical curse? Neil Diamond is putting his life story on the line. The singer-songwriter has signed up for the Broadway bio-musical treatment, meaning he’s following in the footsteps of previous disappointments such as Emilio & Gloria Estefan’s “O...
11:17, 07/03/2019

30 Days of Musical Blackness With VSB, Day 24: Ari Lennox, 'Night Drive' J. Cole has quietly amassed a hell of a roster over at Dreamville. One of his current artists, Ari Lennox (who in May released her debut album, Shea Butter Baby—seriously, how fuckin’ awesome of a title is that?)—is really starting to make noise, as ...
19:51, 06/24/2019

30 Days of Musical Blackness With VSB, Day 18: The Temptations 'Just My Imagination (Running Away With Me)' As a child, I grew up hearing The Temptations, but I don’t recall really listening. Of course, I knew of Motown and thus I knew some of their biggest songs, some by heart, even if I wasn’t entirely up on game. “Papa Was A Rolling Stone,” and “My Girl...
19:51, 06/18/2019

30 Days of Musical Blackness With VSB, Day 12: Luther Vandross 'So Amazing' I don’t know what you can say about a song already called “So Amazing” that literally lives up to its title, even though the “amazing” being referenced is love. I mean, it really is so amazing to be loved, even following people to the moon and the sk...
17:00, 06/12/2019

The Latest: ‘Hadestown’ wins best musical director at Tonys NEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on the Tony Awards (all times local): 9:05 p.m. Rachel Chavkin has won the Tony Award for best director of a musical — the only woman to helm a new Broadway musical this season. Chavkin won for directing “Hadestown,&#...
03:17, 06/10/2019

30 Days of Musical Blackness With VSB, Day 7: Mother’s Finest ‘Love Changes’ I came to know this song by way of one of the greatest groups ever assembled: Immature. The trio of Marques “Batman” Houston, Jerome “Romeo” Jones and Kelton “LDB” Kessee recorded “Feel the Funk” in 1995 for the white-savior extraordinaire film Dange...
20:51, 06/07/2019

James Corden Grants Your Wish With an Aladdin Crosswalk Musical James Corden is about to show you to a whole new world...of musical theater! To celebrate the live-action remake of Aladdin, the host performed a "Crosswalk the Musical" version......
14:34, 05/24/2019

Tripping on Broadway: A New Musical Explores LSD Use by Cary Grant and More The Lincoln Center Theater show is written by James Lapine, Tom Kitt and Michael Korie, and will star Carmen Cusack, Harry Hadden-Paton and Tony Yazbeck....
18:34, 08/20/2019

Starwatch: look high to find Lyra's musical charm The small constellation, named for Orpheus’s lyre, boasts one of the sky’s brightest starsLyra is a small, rather faint constellation in the northern hemisphere, saved from obscurity by the beautiful star Vega. Shining with a brilliant white light, V...
23:17, 05/26/2019

30 Days of Musical Blackness With VSB, Day 8: Teni 'Party Next Door' One thing I’ve made it a point to do more in the past few years is dig heavier into current music coming from Africa. So many artists are breaking through (i.e., Davido, etc.) but there is just SO SO much dope music coming from West Africa—Nigeria i...
18:17, 06/08/2019

Princess Diana musical will play Broadway in 2020 A new musical about the life of Princess Diana will open on Broadway next spring. Called simply “Diana,” the show follows Lady Diana Spencer to royal superstardom, family struggle and her eventual tragic death. It’s written by the same team that gave...
03:17, 08/13/2019

Bringing Europe's stone-age musical instruments to life "Look, don't touch!" is the motto of many archaeological exhibitions. But German Archaeological Institute's (DAI) 190th anniversary party featured historic replicas of ancient musical instruments that can be played....
22:00, 05/20/2019

This Delightful Bird Rhythm Game Is Also An Entire Musical Songbird Symphony is the touching tale of an orphaned chick who sets off on an adventure to find his true family, discovering a wonderful little combination rhythm/platforming game along the way. His name is Birb. It’s a good name....
01:51, 08/02/2019

Darren Criss Returns With New Musical Comedy Royalties Darren Criss is following up his award-winning turn in The Assassination of Gianni Versace: American Crime Story with a musical. The Emmy winner will executive produce, star in and write songs for......
22:17, 07/10/2019

'Descendants 3' sees its musical magic starting to fade The tragic death of Cameron Boyce cast an unexpected cloud over "Descendants 3," the latest edition of the Disney Channel musicals built around the kids of Disney heroes and villains. The show goes on, yielding an at-best serviceable addition to a pr...
04:51, 08/03/2019

Musical genius inserts different songs into classic movie moments Over the weekend, Twitter user Lewis Wake tweeted, “I have no friends so I like to take famous dance scenes from movies and put songs that are the same tempo on top of them.” He then proceeded to unfurl a plethora of mashups, from High School Musical...
08:51, 07/30/2019

Jidenna's 85 to Africa Is a Musical Road Trip Worth Taking While August 23, 2019, probably won’t be revered in modern black music release history the same way that September 29, 1998, is—the day that Outkast’s Aquemini, Jay-Z’s Vol. 2, Hard Knock Life, A Tribe Called Quest’s The Love Movement, Black Star’s M...
01:17, 08/31/2019

‘The Devil Wears Prada’ musical sets Chicago premiere Gird your loins, Chicago — Miranda Priestly is heading your way. A highly anticipated musical based on Lauren Weisberger’s bestselling 2003 novel “The Devil Wears Prada” — and the subsequent 2006 hit movie starring Meryl Streep and Anne H...
09:51, 09/19/2019

30 Days of Musical Blackness With VSB, Day 23: Deep Cotton 'We're Far Enough From Heaven Now We Can Freak Out' Have you ever heard a song that totally had you at hello? Well, for me, one of those songs would be Deep Cotton’s “We’re Far Enough From Heaven Now We Can Freak Out.” Deep Cotton is the duo of Nate Wonder and Chuck Lightning, Janelle Monae’s longtim...
20:17, 06/23/2019

30 Days of Musical Blackness With VSB, Day 22: Mark Morrison 'Return of the Mack' Today is the 22nd day of June, in the year of our lord, 2019. Since the year of our Lord 1996 I’ve been preaching the same (debatably controversial) gospel: Mark Morrison’s “Return of the Mack” is one of the greatest songs ever created. I stand firm ...
21:17, 06/22/2019

'Almost Famous' stage musical from Cameron Crowe heading to San Diego Director Cameron Crowe is developing a stage musical based on his 2000 film "Almost Famous" that will premiere at San Diego's Old Globe theater in September....
22:34, 04/28/2019

30 Days of Musical Blackness With VSB, Day 30: MAZE featuring Frankie Beverly 'Before I Let Go' I’m not even sure I need to explain why “Before I Let Go” would be the final song of the 30 Days of Musical Blackness With VSB series. If you’re black and have congregated with other black folks and this song comes on you know it signals one of two t...
15:34, 06/30/2019

Etsy acquires musical-instruments site Reverb for $275 million Etsy, the Brooklyn-based marketplace for handmade knicknacks, said Monday it has acquired music-gear site Reverb for $275 million. Reverb — backed by Groupon co-founders Eric Lefkofsky and Brad Keywell, as well as PayPal co-founder Max Levchin and ve...
23:00, 07/22/2019

30 Days of Musical Blackness With VSB, Day 26: Roy Ayers Ubiquity 'Everybody Loves the Sunshine' I don’t know where you are, but where I’m at it’s hot as hell outside. It’s been in the 90s and a weather notification on my phone this morning mentioned the words “heat wave.” Well, you know what song somehow manages to work perfectly in hot ass wea...
01:17, 06/27/2019

Brave musical hero speedruns 'GoldenEye' level with a piano The 1997 N64 classic GoldenEye 007 was a game that introduced first-person shooters to millions of new gamers, even if it did cause the occasional family squabble....
16:51, 07/22/2019

Charming Irish musical ‘Sing Street’ is on the road to Broadway The theater world’s buzzing about two off-the-grid musicals that could make the leap to Broadway in the spring. The other week I reported on “The Wrong Man,” by singer-songwriter Ross Golan, starting previews this month at MCC’s new theater in Hell’s...
09:00, 09/06/2019

30 Days of Musical Blackness With VSB, Day 1: Pete Rock & C.L. Smooth, 'They Reminisce Over You (T.R.O.Y.)' June is Black Music Month and we here at VSB have decided to celebrate with aplomb and splender. Just like we did back in February with our 28 Days of Literary Blackness series, we also love music and relish in the opportunity to celebrate that love ...
02:51, 06/02/2019

Will the Savage x Fenty Show Be the Rihanna Musical Extravaganza We've Been Thirsting For? Pulsating beats. Undulating bodies. Scantily-clad swag under a spectrum of colorful lights. Is it a music video? A concert appearance? Rihanna’s recent text-filled (and highly controversial) trip to see Slave Play on Broadway?...
11:54, 09/20/2019

2019 Best of Summer Tournament: Which Musical Artist Brought the Heat? Pause your playlists because it's time for another 2019 Best of Summer Tournament poll! You voted loud and clear for our first category, Best Couple, with Ashley Benson and Cara......
16:51, 08/08/2019

Competitive Musical Chairs Is New York's Friendliest Contact Sport While holding up the remains of a wooden chair that had just been smashed to pieces, a woman yelled, “I got a splinter in my butt!” A referee wearing black and white stripes hustled over with a new chair and placed it on the grass, reconstituting the...
17:17, 06/06/2019

'Wu-Tang: An American Saga' joins wave of musical bios Musical biographies have moved into an interesting if not necessarily helpful phase, one where the stories are either being told by or presented with the approval and participation of the artists themselves....
08:34, 09/04/2019

Behind the Scenes of the Moulin Rouge! Musical With Its Star Costume Designer The labyrinthine backstage halls of the Al Hirschfeld Theatre on Broadway, now home to Moulin Rouge! The Musical, are filled with the rustle of tulle and chiffon. In a basement room, Tony Award-winning costume designer Catherine Zuber and her associa...
22:17, 07/24/2019

Live Forever: The Oasis Musical – we reveal the leaked script Noel Gallagher has claimed an Oasis musical is ‘inevitable’ – we imagine a supersonic script that’s already ready for the stage Scene 1Int. Burnage. Terrace front-room set recycled from Shameless. LIAM sits on a sunken sofa eating lasagne, pausing oc...
18:17, 08/29/2019

30 Days of Musical Blackness With VSB, Day 17: Intro, 'Funny How Time Flies' Intro might literally be the most unsung group ever. They’re so unsung, they don’t even have an episode of TVOne’s Unsung and their contemporaries like Troop, Hi-Five and Silk, who are way less unsung than Intro, have episodes. They have one of the m...
20:51, 06/17/2019

Andrew Lloyd Webber says ‘Cinderella’ musical coming to Broadway Get ready to see some bibbidy, bobbity boo on Broadway. Andrew Lloyd Webber’s production of “Cinderella” is hitting New York City’s famed Great White Way in 2020. The king of musical theater announced the plans Wednesday on &#...
03:17, 07/18/2019

Paul McCartney adapting 'It's a Wonderful Life' in his first stage musical Paul McCartney is working on a stage adaptation of the 1946 film 'It's A Wonderful Life,' which will be the first musical of his long and storied career....
17:34, 07/18/2019

Roll over, Beethoven: Decoding the maestro’s musical style with statistics EPFL researchers analysis of Beethoven's writing style, applying statistical techniques to unlock recurring patterns. Famed Classical/Romantic composer Ludwig van Beethoven had a distinct statistical signature to his compositional style, according ...
21:51, 08/03/2019

Steven Universe: The Movie Is a Mindblowingly Heartfelt, Musical Masterpiece From the moment Steven Universe: The Movie’s sumptuously-produced opening credits begin rolling, you can see how Rebecca Sugar really, really wasn’t being subtle earlier this year. She explained how the Crewniverse had been secretly preparing for the...
18:34, 08/22/2019

30 Days of Musical Blackness With VSB, Day 11: Fresh Start Worship ‘Mention’ I listen to a lot of music, from hip-hop to country to rock ’n roll to even Celtic (seriously, some of that harp work jams ... on the one), but when I need to hear something that digs into my soul, I go straight for gospel, and more specifically, pra...
01:17, 06/12/2019

To be continued … can the sequel album save Usher’s musical reputation? The R&B star has hinted at a follow-up to Confessions, but history is littered with late-career gimmicksThe last we heard from Usher Raymond IV, he was taking a curling iron to his hair and dressing up for a New Year’s Eve party like a lost member of...
18:51, 05/24/2019

Twenty Years Later, Chrono Cross Remains A Musical Masterpiece I’m playing Greedfall right now and enjoying myself in spite of some misgivings. One thing I miss at the moment—and it’s something crucial to role-playing games—is a solid musical score. There’s moments of rousing action music, but it’s very limited...
17:19, 09/11/2019

30 Days of Musical Blackness With VSB, Day 13: Lysette Titi 'Young, Sad and Blue' For years, I knew very little about Lysette. For instance, I had no idea her actual artist name (at the time) was Lysette Titi. I didn’t know she was from the D.C. area. I had no idea she was, at one point, a lead singer for legendary D.C. go-go band...
07:51, 06/14/2019

The Elton John biopic Rocketman works best when it remembers to be a musical Would it be giving Rocketman too much credit to assume that the filmmakers behind this Elton John biopic (who include executive producer Elton John) are at least faintly aware of their film’s hoariness? The movie opens, like so many musical biographi...
05:51, 05/20/2019

Amazon's 'Transparent' ends with a musical finale on September 27th Amazon's long-promised Transparent series finale now has a release date. The two-hour musical extravaganza is coming to Prime Video on September 27th, and the trailer gives you an idea of just how the show will handle Jeffrey Tambor's depa...
21:51, 07/28/2019

Paul McCartney writing ‘It’s a Wonderful Life’ stage musical Paul McCartney is writing his first stage musical, an adaptation of classic movie “It’s a Wonderful Life.” Producer Bill Kenwright says the ex-Beatle has been collaborating with “Billy Elliot” playwright Lee Hall...
14:34, 07/18/2019

Paul McCartney wrote an ‘It’s A Wonderful Life’ musical — and we’ve heard it Sir Paul McCartney could be leaving Abbey Road for Broadway. Over the past year, the Beatle has been writing a new musical, a stage version of the 1946 Frank Capra classic film “It’s A Wonderful Life,” it was revealed Wednesday. The show, produced by...
03:17, 07/18/2019

The Secret Life of Bees review – sweet, buzzy musical is one to watch Linda Gross Theater at the Atlantic Theater Company, New YorkThe latest from Spring Awakening’s Duncan Sheik is a lush and emotionally impactful production with a smart book from Pulitzer prize-winning playwright Lynn NottageWhat’s that buzz? Bees, o...
06:00, 06/14/2019

Love triumphs on a jubilant Jane The Virgin that ends on a musical high ADHD might be sending young Mateo’s brain in a million different directions, but it does wonders for his parents’ relationship in “Chapter Ninety-Three,” which follows Mateo as he struggles through his first school musical. His ADHD isn’t getting any...
04:34, 06/13/2019

Carole King musical ‘Beautiful’ loses two more cast members to pregnancy Both Kara Lindsay and her understudy, Stephanie Martignetti, are leaving because they're pregnant — making them the second and third actresses to get knocked up during the show's run....
05:34, 08/10/2019

Princess Diana musical heads to Broadway, will continue to rock the royals A musical about Princess Diana, featuring the royal wedding drama and Prince Charles' infamous affair, is headed to Broadway this spring.        ...
23:17, 08/14/2019

Richard Linklater apparently about to spend the next 20 fucking years filming a musical Look, we get it: Boyhood was an amazing achievement in the field of method directing, with Richard Linklater’s decision to film young Ellar Coltrane over the course of more than a decade producing one of the most authentically affecting portraits of ...
01:51, 08/30/2019

30 Days of Musical Blackness With VSB, Day 5: Letta Mbulu 'Mahlalela (Lazy Bones)' Today, we’re going international with our Black Music Month love. As a hip-hop head who also tried his hand at music production, I’ve spent a considerable amount of time crate digging, searching through entire obscure record label catalogs, hoping to...
21:17, 06/05/2019

'Transparent' musical finale aims for upbeat send-off after star's exit Groundbreaking TV show "Transparent" will end with a musical episode in which the Pfefferman family grapples with the death of the character played by Jeffrey Tambor, the award-winning star fired after accusations of sexual misconduct....
08:51, 07/28/2019

Richard Linklater to spend 20 years making Sondheim musical movie Trouncing the 12 years he devoted to Boyhood, the director will take two decades to adapt Merrily We Roll Along with Beanie Feldstein, Ben Platt and Blake JennerThe 12 years Richard Linklater invested in shooting – on and off – his coming-of-age tale...
05:17, 08/31/2019

Tony awards 2019: folk musical Hadestown triumphs while Brits win big The mythic musical was the night’s big winner but Sam Mendes and The Ferryman also made an impression in a diverse ceremonyA box office record-breaking season on Broadway led to a varied set of winners at 2019’s Tony awards along with a quieter night...
08:34, 06/10/2019

Christina Crawford’s ‘Mommie Dearest’ musical steers clear of camp It seems a given that “Mommie Dearest: The Musical” would depict Joan Crawford screeching “No more wire hangers, ever!” But the show playing Birdland on Monday isn’t big on histrionics. “This is not just a fun-and-games musical,” says Christina Crawf...
23:00, 06/06/2019

Vanessa Hudgens to Play Allie in Reading of The Notebook Musical Adaptation Vanessa Hudgens is returning to her music roots, sort of. The High School Musical star, who also showcases her musical performance skills in Grease: Live and Rent: Live, is set to lead a......
20:51, 06/13/2019

30 Days of Musical Blackness With VSB, Day 20: Phyllis Hyman, 'Be Careful (How You Treat My Love)' There’s almost no way I could do a series like this without at least one nod to my second-favorite singer of forever, Phyllis Hyman. Turns out, almost four years ago, before VSB became part of The Root and before we started writing full time, I wrote...
23:34, 06/20/2019

Liam Payne's Rare Photo With His Son Proves He's Headed in the Musical Direction That's what makes fatherhood beautiful! It's no secret that Liam Payne likes to keep his family life a bit more on the private side. But on Friday morning, the former One......
21:17, 08/23/2019

30 Days of Musical Blackness With VSB, Day 27: Junk Yard Band 'Loose Booty' Washington, D.C., and its culture absolutely changed my life. I was first introduced to D.C.—outside of the national stories about Marion Barry—in a pre-freshman program the summer before my freshman year at Morehouse College in 1997. A few of the st...
20:00, 06/27/2019

30 Days of Musical Blackness With VSB, Day 29: De La Soul's 'A Roller Skating Jam Named Saturdays' De La Soul’s sophomore album, De La Soul Is Dead, was released on May 14, 1991. Sometime in late 1991, while I was in 7th grade, my class went on a field trip, and on the bus ride I sat down next to a friend of mine (whose name I remember vividly but...
18:00, 06/29/2019

Descendent of Arab musical legend brings nostalgia to Lebanese festival Lebanon's traditional summer festivals harked back to the Arab world's musical past this year, highlighted by a performance by the great-granddaughter of the legendary 1930s diva Asmahan in a......
17:51, 07/19/2019

io9 Discusses the Musical Delights of Steven Universe: The Movie's Killer Soundtrack Steven Universe: The Movie does a lot to acknowledge the great strides the series has made since it began six years ago, but on top of that, it’s also a grand celebration of something the series has long been passionate about: musical theater. Not on...
12:17, 09/11/2019

Putin calls Elton John a ‘musical genius’ despite censoring ‘Rocketman’ Russian President Vladimir Putin revealed he’s a big fan of Elton John’s music – but defended his country’s censorship of the singer’s new biopic. Speaking after the close of the G-20 summit in Japan, Putin responded to ...
23:00, 06/30/2019

Paul McCartney writes first musical, stage version of It's a Wonderful Life Former Beatle is to write songs for Frank Capra’s ‘universal story’, working with Lee Hall, author of Billy Elliot He has written perhaps the greatest canon of pop music, collaborated with everyone from Elvis Costello to Rihanna, and even soundtracke...
02:17, 07/18/2019

Queen Latifah, Shaggy to navigate live-action and animation in ABC's The Little Mermaid musical The Little Mermaid is getting the big screen treatment from Rob Marshall and Lin-Manuel Miranda, but as that project finds its legs another recreation of Disney’s animated hit is in the works at ABC. The latest in network TV’s love affair with live m...
14:17, 08/06/2019

Bryan Cranston, musical 'Hadestown' score top nominations for Broadway's Tony awards Bryan Cranston, Annette Bening and Laurie Metcalf were among top nominees for Broadway's Tony awards on Tuesday, with musical "Hadestown" leading all shows with 14 nods....
15:34, 04/30/2019

30 Days of Musical Blackness With VSB, Day 4: Roberta Flack & Donny Hathaway, 'Be Real Black For Me' Since first discovering Donny Hathaway, he’s been my favorite singer ever. His version of “A Song For You” is one of the few musical compositions to ever bring tears to my eyes and I’ve made it a point to own every ownable composition of his in multi...
19:34, 06/04/2019

Will The Devil Wears Prada musical include odes to cerulean blue and being a size 6? Some stage musicals based on movies have been notable successes, like The Producers, Hairspray, and Legally Blonde. Hopefully joining this illustrious fold is the upcoming stage musical version of The Devil Wears Prada, with music by Elton John, lyri...
08:17, 09/20/2019

Danny Boyle stops short of making a musical out of the Beatles songbook in Yesterday Though his flashy style and use of pop music suggests otherwise, Danny Boyle didn’t come into filmmaking through directing music videos. Maybe that’s why he’s so unusually smart about integrating music-video technique into his movies. While plenty of...
21:51, 06/24/2019

Transparent's musical series finale gives Judith Light the showcase she deserves in first teaser Maura Pfefferman is dead. Long live Judith Light! That’s definitely the vibe in the first teaser trailer for Transparent’s musical series finale—an odd choice, to be sure, but not all that surprising given the trajectory of Light’s Shelly Pfefferman,...
00:00, 06/06/2019

Exclusive: Shudder's Blood Machines Trailer Promises a Musical Cyberpunk Experience Remember the tunnel ride in Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory? Imagine a 50-minute journey into that weird and wild beyond, except instead of a chocolate maker it’s an AI who turned herself into a giant ghost and led some hunters on a cyberpunk c...
09:01, 09/14/2019

Holiday sentimentalist Paul McCartney making stage musical out of It’s A Wonderful Life You can’t blame Paul McCartney for being enthusiastic about Christmas: After all, every year his horrible song “Wonderful Christmastime” gets trotted out and nets him hundreds of thousands of dollars a year in royalties. Not that he needs the money: ...
06:34, 07/19/2019

‘Falsettos’ co-creator James Lapine returns to a different time with the AIDS-era musical’s revival The Tony-winning lyricist felt the time was right to revisit the show, whose touring production begins a two-week stint at the Kennedy Center on June 11....
20:17, 06/06/2019

As Rocketman rockets into theaters, Leto offers a more modest rock-musical biopic Elton John isn’t the only rock star getting the biopic treatment this weekend. Friday also brings a movie on another musical icon, albeit one largely unfamiliar to the American masses: Viktor Tsoi, frontman of perhaps the most popular and influential...
00:34, 05/31/2019

China, Hong Kong homebuyers play cross-border musical chairs in Bay Area An ambitious plan to transform the industrial towns of China's Pearl River Delta into a modern economic zone powered by new technology ventures has triggered a rush of cross-border property investments between Hong Kong and the mainland....
13:34, 06/13/2019

Alicia Keys working with Benj Pasek, Justin Paul on musical Showtime drama Singer Alicia Keys is working with the songwriting team of Benj Pasek and Justin Paul on an as-yet-untitled musical family drama series for Showtime....
05:00, 07/19/2019

Princess Diana musical centered around Prince Charles, royal drama headed to Broadway A musical about Princess Diana, featuring the royal wedding drama and Prince Charles' infamous affair, is headed to Broadway this spring.        ...
15:52, 08/13/2019

Ryan Adams breaks silence after sexual misconduct allegations, suggests musical comeback Ryan Adams spoke out for the first time in months following a flurry of sexual misconduct and emotional abuse allegations he faced in a bombshell New York Times report in February, hinting that he was gunning for a comeback....
21:34, 07/21/2019

Hercules Goes Black and Doesn’t Look Back in Rousing Production of Disney’s 1997 Animated Musical In an age where superheroes reign supreme thanks to a successful, multibillion dollar Marvel movies run, New York City’s Public Theater’s Public Works chose to take it back, way back, in terms of an O.G. superhero, in their delightful, multiracial, c...
18:00, 09/05/2019

Lin-Manuel Miranda aids Desus and Mero's EGOT quest with Babe Ruth: The Musical Desus Nice and The Kid Mero have been using their rapidly expanding Showtime talk show platform to scan the horizon for more worlds to conquer. Specifically, the rarified air of the planet EGOT, as the duo have used Desus & Mero to rope various a...
13:51, 06/11/2019

Trump sends Senate secretary of defense nomination, triggering a game of musical chairs at the Pentagon President Trump sent the Senate his nomination of Army Secretary Mark Esper to become defense secretary, just one day before Esper's scheduled confirmation hearing on Capitol Hill....
00:51, 07/16/2019

Zendaya & Tommy Hilfiger Are Taking Over Harlem’s Apollo Theatre For A Show Inspired By Musical Legends The collection takes its cue from the legendary women who have graced the Apollo Theatre’s stage, from Aretha Franklin and Ella Fitzgerald to The Supremes...
21:17, 07/16/2019

30 Days of Musical Blackness With VSB, Day 10: Geto Boys 'My Mind's Playing Tricks On Me' x Isaac Hayes 'Hung Up On My Baby' Like many of us, I spent various moments yesterday reading mixed reporting on the status of Bushwick Bill, member of pioneering Houston rap group, Geto Boys....
02:17, 06/11/2019

You Call it Craft, I Call it Art Weavers, sculptors and visionary eccentrics at the International Folk Art Market have liberated traditional definitions of craft. Social media is challenging ideas about who can make art....
20:17, 08/23/2019

Family: Louisiana-born musician Dr. John dies at 77; blended black and white musical styles with hoodoo-infused persona NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Family: Louisiana-born musician Dr. John dies at 77; blended black and white musical styles with hoodoo-infused persona....
00:51, 06/07/2019

TV Scoop Awards 2019: Vote for the Best Twist, Worst Twist, and Best Musical Moment Another day, another poll, and this one's a fun one. It's time to vote for best twist, worst twist, and best musical moment of the past year of TV, and the best part of it all is......
23:51, 07/24/2019

'Cats' musical drops first trailer with Taylor Swift and people are seriously divided The first trailer for "Cats" dropped Thursday, prompting star Taylor Swift to declare, "I'm a cat now." But not everyone loved it.        ...
03:51, 07/19/2019

30 Days of Musical Blackness With VSB, Days 2 and 3: Tank and The Bangas 'Spaceships' + The Roots 'Act Too (The Love Of My Life)' You’re getting a twofer today; it’s a celebration, bitches! This weekend I made my way up to Philadelphia for the 12th annual Roots Picnic (whole article comin’) to celebrate my 40th birthday (more on this coming soon, too) and because of the amount ...
00:34, 06/04/2019

'Cats' musical drops first trailer with Taylor Swift and Twitter has kittens The first trailer for "Cats" dropped Thursday, prompting star Taylor Swift to declare, "I'm a cat now." But not everyone loved it.        ...
10:00, 07/19/2019

From Pulp to pulp fiction: musical book jackets – in pictures Over the past three years, Todd Alcott has been turning famous song titles into alternative covers for vintage paperbacks. What started as a distraction for the LA-based screenwriter and graphic artist is now a continuing project with hundreds of ent...
02:17, 05/05/2019

Princess Diana musical heads to Broadway with swearing queen, 'handsome' Prince Charles A musical about Princess Diana, featuring the royal wedding drama and Prince Charles' infamous affair, is headed to Broadway this spring.        ...
19:51, 08/14/2019

'Little Mermaid': Queen Latifah to play Ursula (in musical separate from live-action film) ABC plans a "hybrid" live musical in November, which is separate from the live-action remake in the works.        ...
10:17, 08/06/2019

'The Little Mermaid': ABC resurfaces plans for a live musical version of the classic film with Queen Latifah ABC plans a "hybrid" live musical in November that meshes new musical performances, led by Auli'l Cravalho, with scenes from the 1989 animated film.        ...
04:51, 08/06/2019

'Rocketman' Taron Egerton shoots for the moon playing Elton John in bold new musical Taron Egerton is on a high pressure but exhilarating ride as he prepares to show the world his audacious, R-rated Elton John musical 'Rocketman.'        ...
18:17, 05/28/2019

30 Days of Musical Blackness With VSB, Day 19: Joi, 'Freedom' x Various Artists, 'Freedom' Since today is Juneteenth (in celebration of June 19, 1865, the day the slaves in Texas learned they were freed), I decided to drop a two-fer in the name of freedom. The song is “Freedom” but there are two versions and they’re both getting their due ...
21:34, 06/19/2019

Broadway's 'Moulin Rouge!' musical updates score with Lady Gaga, Adele hits Now on Broadway, the "Moulin Rouge!" musical adds pop songs by Katy Perry, Sia and Lorde to the score from the beloved 2001 movie that inspired it.        ...
21:00, 07/26/2019

Paul McCartney is adapting 'It's a Wonderful Life' as a stage musical The former Beatle will adapt the 1946 film about a small-town banker wracked with regret who is shown the value of his life by a guardian angel.        ...
07:51, 07/18/2019

Showtime's new 'Hitsville' Motown documentary is a tribute to musical magic “Hitsville: The Making of Motown,” a new film about the storied Detroit label, had access to many of the era's most famous stars.        ...
20:00, 08/22/2019

Review: Lady Gaga, Adele bring Broadway's 'Moulin Rouge!' musical to soaring new heights In adding hit pop songs by Katy Perry, Sia and Lorde, Broadway's new "Moulin Rouge!" musical improves on the beloved 2001 movie that inspired it.        ...
13:00, 07/26/2019

At Preakness, they're playing 'musical chairs' with jockeys Preakness game of 'musical chairs' with jockeys begins with Smith bumping Ortiz on favorite Improbable        ...
14:34, 05/17/2019

Tuesday’s Daily Brief: Venezuela-Colombia baby breakthrough, Italy piles on rescue boat pressure, States must combat hate, Kashmir rights latest and a musical plea to combat CAR hunger Tuesday’s main stories: Colombia offers nationality to born of Venezuelan parents; ‘€1 million’ fines for rescue boats; States must do more to stop hate attacks;  Egypt terror attack condemned by Security Council, UN chief; Kashmir developments risk ...
00:17, 08/07/2019

The 10 best new shows coming to TV this fall, from 'The Politician' to (yes) 'High School Musical' From a "High School Musical" series to Ryan Murphy's new Netflix series "The Politician," this fall is packed with new TV worth your time.        ...
10:00, 09/04/2019

Call of Duty Modern Warfare 4 is actually called Call of Duty Modern Warfare, apparently Try not to be confused because apparently the next game in the long-running Modern Warfare series, largely expected to be MW4, is actually called Modern Warfare....
18:34, 05/24/2019

'Rocketman' first reactions: Elton John musical called 'triumph,' 'fantastic' in Cannes "Rocketman" has been unveiled at the Cannes Film Festival, earning major kudos for Taron's Egerton's performance as Elton John.        ...
04:17, 05/17/2019

Don’t Call It Tex-Mex A writer and chef is on a quest to tell the world about Texas Mexican food, the cooking of South Texas and northern Mexico that predates and spans the border....
21:51, 04/28/2019

AT1 bonds: Call me maybe A change to the approval regime for early repayment of AT1 debt is not widely expected to hike extension risk, but it's not the only tweak that investors have to deal with....
13:34, 07/16/2019

Call it Tariffs, but It's Really a Tax Who's paying the tariffs, or taxes really, in the trade war? Someone is, and it could be detrimental to global trade and growth, and inflict economic pain....
17:00, 07/08/2019

5G Is Still a Tough Call Apple’s surprise decision to settle its long-running legal battle with Qualcomm confirms the importance of 5G technology, but consumer adoption will take years....
14:00, 05/07/2019

Call a Beekeeper, Not an Exterminator The San Diego Padres probably didn’t earn themselves any new fans on Sunday when they opted to call an exterminator to rid the baseball field of a pesky bee swarm. But the act did outrage enough people to serve as a good public service reminder: Call...
23:17, 06/05/2019

Well, Here's Another Type Of Call That Needs To Be Reviewable Now The Boston Bruins can’t be too bent out of shape about it, because they still ended up beating the Blue Jackets 4-1 to even the series at two-all. But they did get their shutout ruined by a goal that shouldn’t have counted, and now we have another vi...
17:34, 05/03/2019

Call me crazy! Here is why I am shunning 5G for 3G.... at least for now Today, the first 5G network has been switched on in a few cities across the UK and yet not only do I not plan to embrace it anytime soon, I've also taken the bewildering decision to move on to 3G.A few days ago, I was at an event in central Lond...
16:51, 05/30/2019

If You Can Believe It, The Saints Got Horribly Screwed By Another Bad Call Jared Goff fumbled, and Saints defensive end Cam Jordan picked it up. He was on his way to an 87-yard touchdown when the referees blew the play dead. Crew chief Walt Anderson ruled that Goff’s arm was going forward. Incomplete pass....
05:51, 09/16/2019

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07:00, 05/24/2019

What’s Vendor Finance? Why Do Some Call It Bullying? It often makes good business sense to delay paying suppliers, keeping cash free for other purposes. Now the concept is being taken to new levels of complexity. A global industry has grown up of financial go-betweens who buy unpaid invoices at a disco...
03:17, 08/13/2019

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06:17, 05/28/2019

Italian PM responds to call for new elections Italian Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte has called on the leader of the far-right League Party Matteo Salvini to explain to the Italian people why he is seeking to bring down the coalition government by calling for new elections....
04:17, 08/09/2019

Rookie call-ups could put your fantasy team over the top On the heels of yet another set of successful minor league call-ups, this time in the form of Astros outfielder Yordan Alvarez and Marlins pitcher Zac Gallen, fantasy baseball owners should already be looking ahead to the next wave. Acquiring proven ...
09:17, 06/23/2019

Atari doesn’t want you to call its new VCS a “console” The $250 base system (with 4GB of RAM) doesn't include either of these two controllers. LOS ANGELES—At E3 meetings this week, Atari finally showed off playable, near-final prototypes of its long-delayed, heavi...
20:51, 06/13/2019

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

'Wake up call': 1M new STD infections daily More than 1 million new cases of sexually transmitted diseases pop up across the world every day, a figure that shows health officials have made little progress in curbing infections over the course of about five years....
17:51, 06/06/2019

Why We Should Teach Kids to Call the Robot 'It' As a new generation grows up surrounded by artificial intelligence, researchers find education as early as preschool can help avoid confusion about robots’ role....
22:17, 08/26/2019

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08:34, 05/22/2019

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07:34, 05/02/2019

Gordon 'just waiting on the call' from Chargers Chargers running back Melvin Gordon, who is nearly five weeks into a holdout over his contract, told ESPN's Jeremy Fowler he is just "waiting on the call" so he can get back to playing football....
04:51, 08/20/2019

Kushner won't say if he would call FBI on Russia President Donald Trump's adviser and son-in-law Jared Kushner won't say if he would call the FBI if Russia tried to contact the campaign by email. (June 3)        ...
23:00, 06/03/2019

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07:00, 05/21/2019

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07:51, 05/07/2019

Yankees call up OF Frazier from Triple-A The New York Yankees recalled outfielder Clint Frazier from Triple-A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre ahead of Sunday's game against the visiting Oakland Athletics....
18:17, 09/01/2019

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06:34, 05/29/2019

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07:00, 05/27/2019

Sharks’ Vlasic wants NHL to apologize after non-call San Jose Sharks defenseman Marc-Edouard Vlasic is hot and bothered after officials failed to make an icing call Sunday night, when the visiting Colorado Avalanche won 4-3 in Game 2 to even the second-round playoff series at 1-1....
12:34, 04/29/2019

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05:51, 05/06/2019

A time-out for the NFL in 'NOLA no-call' lawsuit Louisiana's Supreme Court has ruled that the NFL can hold off, for now, on providing documents and answering questions in a New Orleans Saints fan's lawsuit over referees' failure to call crucial penalties in a January playoff game won by the Los Ang...
18:17, 08/15/2019

I've Been Married For 5 Years and I Still Don't Know What to Call My Mother-In-Law Later this month, my wife and I will celebrate our five year anniversary. Which feels like an accomplishment. Not because getting and staying married makes you any specialer than those who ain’t either of those things, but because I think we know eac...
21:34, 07/11/2019

Pompeo says he would go to Iran 'if that's the call': Bloomberg U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said in a television interview on Thursday that he would go to Iran for talks if it was necessary, amid tensions between Tehran and Washington....
23:17, 07/25/2019

FCC: Don't call back 'One Ring' robocalls The Federal Communications Commission is warning people not to call back robocalls that ring only once because it could mean heavy charges on their phone bills....
22:51, 05/04/2019

Nadler says he’ll call on Mueller to testify before Congress WASHINGTON — House Judiciary Committee Chairman Jerrold Nadler said Friday he will call special counsel Robert Mueller to testify before Congress, explaining that television viewers need to see it, as most Americans didn’t read the full Mueller repor...
01:00, 06/01/2019

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06:00, 06/03/2019

Yankees call up raking Breyvic Valera The Yankees are going back to their Triple-A well. Deep breaths: It’s not because of another injury. Breyvic Valera will make his Yankees debut at second base against the Rays on Sunday. The 27-year-old’s call up comes as DJ LeMahieu and ...
19:00, 07/07/2019

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07:51, 07/18/2019

Dem presidential candidates call for Kavanaugh’s impeachment WASHINGTON (AP) — At least two Democratic presidential candidates are calling for the impeachment of Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh in the face of a new, uninvestigated, allegation of sexual impropriety when he was in college. Kavanaugh was co...
23:19, 09/16/2019

Trump renews call for Russia to be readmitted to G-7 “I think it’s much more appropriate to have Russia in,” the president told reporters in the Oval Office on Tuesday, days before he is set to arrive in France for this weekend’s G-7 summit....
06:00, 08/21/2019

What’s Vendor Finance? Why Do Some Call It Bullying?: QuickTake It often makes good business sense to delay paying suppliers, keeping cash free for other purposes. Now the concept is being taken to new levels of complexity. A global industry has grown up of financial go-betweens who buy unpaid invoices at a disco...
22:51, 08/07/2019

Call of Duty's 2020 release may be Black Ops 5 According to a recent report from Kotaku, a “major upheaval” by Activision could see Call of Duty: Black Ops 5 launch in 2020, a year earlier than previous release patterns would lead fans to expect it.The Call of Duty franchise has fol...
13:34, 05/19/2019

Boeing Board to Call for Safety Changes After 737 Max Crashes A committee of the Boeing board reviewed how the company designs and builds planes. It identified areas for improvement and major issues facing the company....
03:34, 09/16/2019

Refs rob Saints again with horrendous call against Rams NFL refs continue to be the Saints’ worst nightmare. During the NFC Championship rematch between the Saints and Rams on Sunday, New Orleans defensive lineman Trey Hendrickson in the second quarter stripped quarterback Jared Goff of the ball, wh...
01:17, 09/16/2019

Saints want no more lawsuit on the playoff's 'NOLA no-call' They were badly burned by the "Nola no-call," but the New Orleans Saints have joined the NFL in opposing a fan's lawsuit seeking damages over the missed penalty that helped the Los Angeles Rams beat the Saints in a January playoff game and move on to...
12:51, 08/09/2019

| THAT penalty: Why Kolisi made an astute call Rob Houwing defends Stormers skipper Siya Kolisi’s decision, under unreasonable levels of pressure, to bank a last-gasp draw against the Crusaders from the tee....
22:51, 05/18/2019

Algerians defiant in first protest since election call Tens of thousands of demonstrators marched in the center of Algiers on Friday in the first significant test of the months-old protest movement since the government called an election for December, a Reuters journalist said....
18:34, 09/20/2019

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08:34, 06/14/2019

For Recording Her Boss’s Lewd Call, She, Not He, Will Go to Jail An Indonesian school employee who recorded her boss making lewd comments must serve six months in prison for distributing indecent material, the Supreme Court ruled....
11:00, 07/05/2019

N.R.A. Gets Results on Gun Laws in One Phone Call With Trump After talking with Wayne LaPierre, the group’s chief executive, President Trump’s interest in new gun laws fades and he repeats many of its longtime positions....
16:00, 08/21/2019

The next Call of Duty campaign is an emotional hellscape Jaws, not Saw. That's one of the guiding mantras for the developers building Call of Duty: Modern Warfare, this year's installment of the legendary first-person-shooter franchise. Modern Warfare comes out on October 25th and it's at o...
04:17, 05/31/2019

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09:00, 06/13/2019

Google just gave Huawei a wakeup call It's been a tumultuous week for Huawei. Five days ago, President Trump declared a national emergency to ban the sales and use of telecom equipment that pose "unacceptable" risks to national security. While the executive order didn't explici...
23:00, 05/20/2019

Call of Duty’s push for crossplay is exactly what the industry needs Activision today confirmed that the upcoming Call of Duty: Modern Warfare will have crossplay on all of its consoles, from launch. It’s a watershed moment for the people who’ve been pushing for more crossplay in mainstream games — and, with a game th...
02:17, 08/02/2019

Watch the first trailer for ‘Call of Duty’ 2019 right here at 1 PM ET While many other major annual video game franchises have taken a year off this generation, Call of Duty has stayed consistent, with a new game dropping every year like clockwork. And right on cue, Activision will unveil the 2019 entry of its long-run...
00:51, 05/31/2019

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08:51, 06/10/2019

Morning News Call - India, July 16 To access a PDF version of this newsletter, please click here http://share.thomsonreuters.com/assets/newsletters/Indiamorning/MNC_IN_07162019.pdf If you would like to receive this newsletter via email, please register at: http://solutions.re...
05:34, 07/16/2019

Can You Call Dibs on Overhead Space on a Flight? Earlier this week, we explained why you should never swap seats on a flight to make room for another passenger—but what about overhead space for their carry-on?...
19:51, 09/19/2019

Morning News Call - India, April 30 (India Morning Newsletter will not be published on Wednesday, May 1 as markets are closed for Maharashtra Day) To access a PDF version of this newsletter, please click here http://share.thomsonreuters.com/assets/newsletters/Indiamorning/MNC_IN_043020...
06:00, 04/30/2019

Giants call up Carl Yastrzemski's grandson The San Francisco Giants have officially called up outfielder Mike Yastrzemski, the grandson of Baseball Hall of Famer Carl Yastrzemski, from Triple-A Sacramento....
03:34, 05/26/2019

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06:34, 07/11/2019

What Book Does Ruth Ware Call ‘Truly Terrifying’? Ware — whose new thriller, “The Turn of the Key,” enters the list this week at No. 3 — loves haunted-house novels, especially “The Haunting of Hill House.”...
23:17, 08/16/2019

CHEAP: Call the police, a Nintendo 2DS for $50 is CRIMINAL Welcome to CHEAP, our series about things that are good, but most of all, cheap. CHEAP! Everyone loves a little bit of on-the-go gaming. There’s little better than kicking back on a plane, train, or any other sort of transport, and losing yourself in...
19:00, 06/08/2019

Sharks' Vlasic wants 'apology' for no icing call San Jose Sharks defenseman Marc-Edouard Vlasic said he is waiting for an apology from the NHL in his comments on an icing call that wasn't whistled by the officials and led to a critical Avalanche goal in their 4-3 win in Game 2....
08:17, 04/29/2019

| SA-born Kleyn gets Ireland RWC squad call-up South African-born lock Jean Kleyn has been included in Ireland’s 44-man training squad in preparation for the Rugby World Cup in Japan later this year....
23:00, 05/28/2019

Campaigners call for reforms to surrogacy laws Consultation urges creation of national register to allow those raised by surrogate parents to find out about their originsSurrogacy laws should be updated to allow intended parents to assume the status of legal parents as soon as a baby is born, the...
02:17, 06/06/2019

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09:00, 07/15/2019

'He's not accepting the call!' - Del Potro in huge row with umpire "Juan Martin del Potro gets involved in a huge row with the umpire after what he felt was an incorrect line call in his match against Jordan Thompson."...
21:17, 06/01/2019

Does Call of Duty: Modern Warfare go too far, or is this a better reflection of war? Normally, after a game demo concludes, there’s a brief moment of applause for what was just presented. It’s a small token of appreciation by those in attendance, a thank you for the work that was put into the demo that just played on-sc...
19:51, 08/17/2019

EU leaders call for appointment of first female president Politicians want at least one woman at helm of European commission and councilEU leaders are being urged to select at least one woman when replacing Jean-Claude Juncker and Donald Tusk as the presidents of the European commission and council, positio...
02:00, 05/24/2019

Boeing 737 Max crash families call for reform of FAA Family members of victims from two Boeing 737 Max crashes called for a reform of the Federal Aviation Administration during testimony Wednesday before a House committee in Washington, D.C....
03:00, 07/18/2019

Row over call for young people to dip into pensions to buy homes A cabinet minister has been rebuked after furious officials complained to Downing Street following a call for young people to be able to use their pension to buy their first home....
19:17, 06/03/2019

The Next Call of Duty Is Called Modern Warfare (Yep, Really) The first Modern Warfare was called Call of Duty 4: Modern Warfare, so it’s only natural that the fourth Modern Warfare is called Call of Duty: Modern Warfare. Confused yet? That’s video games for you....
17:34, 05/24/2019

GOP frowns on but does not punish Amash’s impeachment call WASHINGTON (AP) — Top House Republican Kevin McCarthy says Rep. Justin Amash, the lone Republican to call for President Donald Trump’s impeachment, is an outlier. But neither he nor the most conservative House members are punishing the Michigan...
21:34, 05/21/2019

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05:51, 06/12/2019

Morning News Call - India, July 9 To access a PDF version of this newsletter, please click here http://share.thomsonreuters.com/assets/newsletters/Indiamorning/MNC_IN_07092019.pdf If you would like to receive this newsletter via email, please register at: http://solutions.re...
08:17, 07/09/2019

Behind the Scenes of Netflix's Call to Alter '13 Reasons Why' Although Netflix executives remain unconvinced of any correlation between a rise in teen suicides and “13 Reasons Why,” there was a growing sentiment that the show’s graphic wrist-slitting scene needed to be removed....
16:17, 07/17/2019

Morning News Call - India, June 4 Morning News Call - India edition will not be published on Wednesday, June 5, as markets are closed for Id-Ul-Fitr (Ramzan Id) To access a PDF version of this newsletter, please click here http://share.thomsonreuters.com/assets/newsletters/India...
05:51, 06/04/2019

Call of Duty and more get ray-tracing trailers at Gamescom Nvidia is showing off Call of Duty: Modern Warfare's ray tracing support in a new video from Gamescom 2019. Control and more also get RTX trailers.Read More...
18:51, 08/19/2019

Morning News Call - India, June 7 To access a PDF version of this newsletter, please click here http://share.thomsonreuters.com/assets/newsletters/Indiamorning/MNC_IN_06072019.pdf If you would like to receive this newsletter via email, please register at: http://solutions.re...
08:51, 06/07/2019

Morning News Call - India, June 11 To access a PDF version of this newsletter, please click here http://share.thomsonreuters.com/assets/newsletters/Indiamorning/MNC_IN_06112019.pdf If you would like to receive this newsletter via email, please register at: http://solutions.re...
09:00, 06/11/2019

Luxury Investors Get a Wake-Up Call From China A weaker yuan is a direct threat to the growth hopes of Europe’s top luxury brands. It will force investors to take the sector’s over-dependence on China more seriously....
19:51, 08/05/2019

If Sinemia Owes You a Refund, Call Your Bank Sinemia, the discounted movie-ticket subscription service and a massive competitor to MoviePass, announced today it would be ceasing operations in the U.S.—affecting movie-goers everywhere on the day of one of the biggest movie releases of the year....
19:34, 04/28/2019

Officials call for gun control after Philadelphia shooting Authorities said Thursday that the accused gunman in a Philadelphia standoff that injured six officers had a criminal record, prompting calls for gun control measures....
06:17, 08/16/2019

Tech giants back 6Hz Wi-Fi tethering call Some of the world's biggest technology firms have backed a proposal that would allow Wi-Fi devices to make use of unlicensed spectrum for greater mobile tethering.Apple, Google, Facebook, HP, Qualcomm and Microsoft are among the signatories of a...
13:17, 07/29/2019

Former Bush DOJ official says GOP call for Don Jr. to testify is 'intriguing' Former Deputy Attorney General Tom Dupree said Thursday that it was "intriguing" to hear that a Senate committee controlled by Republicans is demanding that Donald Trump Jr. return to testify....
22:17, 05/09/2019

Saints fan drops lawsuit against NFL for playoff no-call NEW ORLEANS — An attorney and New Orleans Saints fan said Monday he will go no further with his court fight against the NFL over game officials’ failure to call an obvious penalty at a crucial point in a January playoff game. The no-call helped...
16:18, 09/10/2019

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06:34, 07/02/2019

LA and Minnesota are getting 'Call of Duty' esports teams Activision Blizzard has revealed the next two teams for its upcoming Call of Duty esports League, bringing the total franchises announced so far to seven. The latest squads will represent Los Angeles and Minnesota....
01:34, 07/02/2019

MLB rosters expand Sept. 1. Here are five potential call-ups to keep an eye on Deivi Garcia of the New York Yankees, Gavin Lux with the Los Angeles Dodgers and the Oakland A's Jesus Luzardo are three prospects to keep an eye on.       ...
16:51, 08/30/2019

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08:00, 06/24/2019

Climate groups call for SUVs to be banned Climate groups including Greenpeace and Deutsche Umwelthilfe called on Monday for sport-utility vehicles (SUVs) to be banned as part of a wider campaign to curb pollution by the auto industry....
19:17, 09/09/2019

Berliners call for SUV ban after fatal traffic accident Four people were killed in Berlin when a Porsche SUV veered onto a sidewalk. While hundreds of people held a candlelight vigil on Saturday evening, environmental protection organizations called for a ban on SUV vehicles....
09:34, 09/08/2019

Report: Cubs to call up utility man Happ The Chicago Cubs will call up Ian Happ for the first time this season, the Chicago Tribune reported, after the utility man had a productive run at Triple-A Iowa....
09:51, 07/26/2019

Greenwood earns first England U21s call-up "England have revamped their Under 21s squad after Manchester United striker Mason Greenwood earned his first call-up for the start of the next European qualifying campaign."...
14:17, 08/30/2019

'Nola No-call' lawsuit is no more; fan drops his fight An attorney and New Orleans Saints fan said Monday he will go no further with his court fight against the NFL over game officials' failure to call an obvious penalty at a crucial point in a January playoff game....
18:17, 09/10/2019

Trump continues to call out Cummings on Twitter President Trump targeted Maryland Rep. Elijah Cummings on Twitter for a second day Sunday — as the tweets brought rebukes from Democrats and a defense from a top White House adviser who claimed the president was simply punching back. “Congressman Eli...
11:17, 07/29/2019

Zuckerberg Rejects Call to Break Up Facebook Zuckerberg has rejected the call for breaking up his company, saying the size of Facebook was actually a benefit to its users and for the security of the democratic process....
14:17, 05/13/2019

If aliens call, do not hold a referendum on what to do next, say Britons Vote-weary public decide against planetary poll should ETs contact EarthIn the event that aliens ever contact Earth, the British public is clear on one thing: do not hold a referendum to decide what to do next.The option to hold a planetary vote on h...
22:00, 09/10/2019

Cubs call up pitching prospect Alzolay The Chicago Cubs called up highly touted pitching prospect Adbert Alzolay and the right-hander is expected to make his major league debut Thursday against the visiting New York Mets....
20:34, 06/20/2019

Iran Officials: ‘Nobody Is Going to Call’ President Trump Iranian officials rebuffed President Donald Trump’s suggestion that they call him to try to defuse frictions as the U.S. ratcheted up its actions against Tehran. Several top Iranian aides and lawmakers predicted Sunday that the current tensions...
18:51, 05/12/2019

Don’t call it quits if your spouse isn’t as horny as you: expert What happens when a couple’s libido levels don’t match? That’s the question at the heart of new show “State of the Union.” Premiering May 6 at 10 p.m. (Sundance TV), each episode follows married couple Louise (Rosamund Pike) and Tom (Chris O’Dowd) as...
12:00, 05/02/2019

Mariners placed more on IL, call up prospects Crawford, Long BOSTON (AP) — The Seattle Mariners placed infielder Dylan Moore on the 10-day injured list with a right wrist bruise and called up infield prospects J.P. Crawford and Shed Long from Triple-A Tacoma. Seattle general manager Jerry Dipoto announced the ...
00:17, 05/11/2019

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06:34, 06/21/2019

| Trump says had first call with 'great' British PM Johnson President Donald Trump says he has spoken by phone with new British Prime Minister Boris Johnson and that discussions on a major trade deal were already underway....
02:17, 07/28/2019

Uber drivers eye IPO riches, call for strike in U.S. and UK Some Uber Technologies Inc drivers in the United States and Britain said they will strike on Wednesday, protesting what they call low pay a day before the ride-services company launches its initial public offering, valuing it at as much as $90 billio...
09:51, 05/08/2019

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05:00, 06/25/2019

Video: Why it's a bad idea to call for refuelling in Formula 1 FIA president Jean Todt and the Grand Prix Drivers' Association have recently suggested that Formula 1 should consider refueling as a way to spice up the racing in the championship...
19:17, 07/21/2019

The Human Cost Of Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 One Friday afternoon a few weeks ago, the developers at Treyarch held a happy hour event to welcome the summer interns. There was pizza, beer, and jubilation for everyone at the studio behind Call of Duty: Black Ops 4—except the quality assurance tes...
19:34, 06/26/2019

‘I almost got killed’: the Hmong refugees who call the US home As Trump attempts to dismantle the resettlement program, the city of Wausau is a microcosm of the challenges and opportunities that come from welcoming refugeesThe harrowing journey Nou Vang Thao took to freedom was nearly over when a boat captain ga...
17:00, 06/28/2019

Call of Duty Esports Is Getting Ready To Change Again The Call of Duty World League has only been around since 2016, but it’s already making an overhaul that could spell the end of its current format, which mixes weekly matches that have their own cash prizes with bigger bimonthly tournaments. Activisio...
02:17, 05/04/2019

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05:51, 07/23/2019

German feminists call for end to 'luxury tax' for tampons Tampons and other feminine hygiene items are considered "luxury goods" by German tax officials. A group of feminists want to change that with a petition to the German parliament....
00:00, 05/04/2019

Morning News Call - India, June 27 To access a PDF version of this newsletter, please click here http://share.thomsonreuters.com/assets/newsletters/Indiamorning/MNC_IN_06272019.pdf If you would like to receive this newsletter via email, please register at: http://solutions.re...
05:51, 06/27/2019

Trump says call with Putin focused on Venezuela aid U.S. President Donald Trump said on Friday he focused on humanitarian aid for Venezuelans during a phone call with Russian President Vladimir Putin, backing away from recent harsh rhetoric about Russian involvement in the crisis....
21:34, 05/03/2019

Morning News Call - India, July 24 (The PNDF spot and 10-year bond yield closing numbers were interchanged in the July 23 edition of this newsletter.)​ To access a PDF version of this newsletter, please click here http://share.thomsonreuters.com/assets/newsletters/Indiamorning/MNC_IN...
09:17, 07/24/2019

These robocalls don't want to talk to you, they just want you to call back, FCC says The Federal Communications Commission is alerting consumers of a new wave of one-ring robocalls. If you call back, you can be hit with toll charges.        ...
20:51, 05/03/2019

| Hubert death 'wake up call' for F1: Vettel Sebastian Vettel has insisted that F1 to make safety its top priority even at the risk of making the racing boring following the death of Anthoine Hubert....
21:00, 09/05/2019

Ebola epidemic 'should be a wake-up call for peace in DRC’ Over 2,230 people have been infected with Ebola and at least 1,510 have died over the past year. "We know how to address the crisis," says German church-based NGO Difaem '"but the unrest is making this impossible."...
19:17, 06/26/2019

Big debate over Boris Johnson police call From the moment Boris Johnson joined the race to be Britain's next prime minister last month, victory has seemed likely for the larger-than-life Conservative politician....
14:51, 06/25/2019

| Nigeria call off Nations Cup bonus strike Nigeria have suspended a training strike over unpaid bonuses at the Africa Cup of Nations in Egypt following last-minute pleas by the country's football officials....
00:00, 06/26/2019

U.S. will aim to persuade others to 'call out' China over Uighurs at U.N.: Pompeo U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said on Friday the United States would use the United Nations General Assembly this month to persuade countries to help "call out" China over treatment of its Uighur Muslim minority....
05:17, 09/07/2019

Morning News Call - India, June 26 To access a PDF version of this newsletter, please click here http://share.thomsonreuters.com/assets/newsletters/Indiamorning/MNC_IN_06262019.pdf If you would like to receive this newsletter via email, please register at: http://solutions.re...
07:00, 06/26/2019

“Operation Call It Quits” – Robocall Crackdown The Federal Trade Commission is cracking down on robocalls. “Our message is simple: it’s time to call it quits,” Bureau of Consumer Protections Director Andrew Smith said Tuesday as he announced a collaboration with multiple law enf...
07:34, 06/26/2019

Opinion: You may not like it, but disqualifying Maximum Security was the best call Maximum Security was the best horse in the Kentucky Derby, but deserved the stewards' disqualification, columnist Tim Sullivan writes.        ...
18:00, 05/05/2019

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08:34, 07/22/2019

China says phone call on trade with U.S. Thursday went very well China's commerce ministry said on Thursday that a phone call on Thursday with U.S. top trade negotiators went very well, adding that Beijing opposes any escalation in the trade war....
11:17, 09/05/2019

NSA improperly collected even more call records than we thought According to documents obtained by the ACLU, the NSA's problem of collecting unauthorized American phone call data is worse than we first thought. Last May, the NSA deleted more than 600 million call records that it collected in error. The agenc...
17:00, 06/26/2019

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06:00, 06/28/2019

Vietnamese fishermen call for action against China A Vietnamese fishermen's group has called on the government to take stronger measures for the removal of a Chinese oil survey vessel that Vietnam accuses of violating its sovereignty in the South China Sea....
14:51, 07/30/2019

How Yankees, Torres should handle questionable call LOS ANGELES — Call it the fog of WAR. Some big names, with sizeable Wins Above Replacement totals, took part in the critical play from Saturday afternoon’s 2-1 Yankees loss at Dodger Stadium, a suspenseful game with a hell of an ending that featured ...
08:17, 08/25/2019

U.S. declines to support Christchurch Call for Action The White House said it will not back a global call to combat extremism, an effort spearheaded by New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern two months after a deadly attack at two mosques....
00:51, 05/16/2019

Morning News Call - India, June 18 To access a PDF version of this newsletter, please click here http://share.thomsonreuters.com/assets/newsletters/Indiamorning/MNC_IN_06182019.pdf If you would like to receive this newsletter via email, please register at: http://solutions.re...
08:17, 06/18/2019

Another federal lawsuit over playoff 'no call' dismissed The last of three federal lawsuits against NFL officials over the failure to call a blatant penalty in January's NFC title game between the New Orleans Saints and Los Angeles Rams has been dismissed by a U.S. District Court judge in New Orleans, leav...
13:51, 07/31/2019

WhatsApp discovers spyware that infected with a call alone Spyware crafted by a sophisticated group of hackers-for-hire took advantage of a flaw in the popular WhatsApp communications program to remotely hijack dozens of phones, the company said late Monday....
18:00, 05/14/2019

Blues incensed after no-call in OT loss to Sharks Officials missed a hand pass by the Sharks' Timo Meier during the sequence that led to San Jose's winning goal in overtime Wednesday night, but the no-call was not reviewable, leaving the Blues fuming....
10:00, 05/16/2019

U.S. lawmakers call for privacy investigation into FaceApp Poland's digital affairs ministry and cyber authorities in Lithuania are also looking into concerns over inadequate protections of privacy, AFP reports....
23:00, 07/18/2019

Can't Call Someone Terrorist Just For Using Word "Jihad": Court A person cannot be branded as a terrorist merely for using the word "jihad", a Maharashtra court observed while acquitting three accused of terror charges....
14:34, 06/19/2019

Morning News Call - India, July 3 To access a PDF version of this newsletter, please click here http://share.thomsonreuters.com/assets/newsletters/Indiamorning/MNC_IN_07032019.pdf If you would like to receive this newsletter via email, please register at: http://solutions.re...
07:00, 07/03/2019

Fed Rejects Call to Consider Politics in Policy Decisions A former Federal Reserve official took the unusual step of calling on the central bank to help prevent President Trump’s re-election by refraining from taking measures to stimulate the U.S. economy....
22:51, 08/27/2019

‘Ripley’s Believe It or Not’ is back — but don’t call it a ‘freak show’ Bruce Campbell has encountered many oddities during his colorful career, so he’s the perfect choice to carry the torch for “Ripley’s Believe it or Not.” Best known for the “Evil Dead” franchise and USA’s “Burn Notice” — not to mention his bestselling...
01:17, 06/18/2019

Trump says others support his call to add Russia back into the G7 "We have a number of people that would like to see Russia back," Trump said when asked if there was an update about adding the former member to the group....
18:51, 08/25/2019

Morning News Call - India, June 17 To access a PDF version of this newsletter, please click here http://share.thomsonreuters.com/assets/newsletters/Indiamorning/MNC_IN_06172019.pdf If you would like to receive this newsletter via email, please register at: http://solutions.re...
08:51, 06/17/2019

Fantasy Baseball Prospect Call Up: Zac Gallen an immediate must-add? Minor-league breakout Zac Gallen becomes the latest promising arm to get a shot in the Marlins rotation, and he's worth scrambling to pick up on waivers....
23:17, 06/19/2019

For world's central banks, a call to hang together Over the decades since World War Two the growth rates, inflation rates, interest rates and business cycles of the world's major economies grew closer together....
17:51, 08/23/2019

Yankees not quite ready to call up Dellin Betances DETROIT — Dellin Betances is getting closer to making his season debut with the Yankees, but the right-hander will continue his rehab assignment with Double-A Trenton for now. Manager Aaron Boone said Betances still has some work to do before he fina...
18:34, 09/12/2019

Morning News Call - India, June 20 To access a PDF version of this newsletter, please click here http://share.thomsonreuters.com/assets/newsletters/Indiamorning/MNC_IN_06202019.pdf If you would like to receive this newsletter via email, please register at: http://solutions.re...
06:17, 06/20/2019

Morning News Call - India, June 19 To access a PDF version of this newsletter, please click here http://share.thomsonreuters.com/assets/newsletters/Indiamorning/MNC_IN_06192019.pdf If you would like to receive this newsletter via email, please register at: http://solutions.re...
07:51, 06/19/2019

EU experts call for companies to give access to AI technology The European Union should order companies to give rivals reasonable access to technology that can be used for artificial intelligence projects, a panel of experts, which includes Google, SAP and IBM, said on Wednesday....
20:00, 06/26/2019

How DARE You Ask Joe Biden to Call Trump a White Supremacist In 2015, Donald Trump opened his campaign by saying Mexican immigrants were “rapists” and “drug dealers.” Now, four years later, major Democratic political players are finally starting to agree that Trump is a white supremacist — except one....
01:51, 08/09/2019

Facebook shareholders call for Zuckerberg’s ouster as chairman Even Facebook’s investors are fed up with Mark Zuckerberg. Pension funds on Tuesday called for the 35-year-old tech tycoon to be replaced as chairman of the social network by an independent director, citing a shareholder vote last week that revealed ...
02:00, 06/05/2019

2 U.S. Soldiers Killed in Afghanistan in What Taliban Call an Ambush The latest American military deaths, bringing this year’s total to nine in the country, come days before the latest round of peace talks between the United States and the Taliban....
09:34, 06/26/2019

India says Deloitte misreading law in challenging government's call for ban India has told a tribunal the local auditing affiliate of international accounting group Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu is misreading a key federal law as the firm seeks to avoid a five-year ban on new business, according to legal documents reviewed by Reu...
16:51, 07/14/2019

This Chrome Extension Makes Netflix Look Like a Conference Call Sometimes you want to watch Netflix, but need that watching to be on the discrete side. Or instance, maybe it would help if your computer’s screen looked like you were on a conference call talking to people in another office rather than watch The Off...
03:51, 07/22/2019

Trump had phone call with NRA’s LaPierre in wake of massacres President Trump had a phone conversation with the National Rifle Association Chief Executive Wayne LaPierre on Tuesday,  just days after two mass shootings in El Paso, Texas, and Dayton,  Ohio....
12:51, 08/08/2019

Trump repeats call for Fed to lower interest rates U.S. President Donald Trump on Friday repeated his call for the Federal Reserve to lower interest rates, saying that such a step would further boost the economy....
17:51, 07/05/2019

Fans call out Taylor Swift for a typo on her merchandise Fans on Twitter spotted a misplaced apostrophe in the lyrics printed on Swift's merch, reading "Your'e the only one of you / baby that's the fun of you."        ...
16:34, 06/06/2019

Don't call me cute: a debate on the four letter word On the surface, it's an innocuous four-letter word. But cute is a surprisingly loaded term. Here, two writers (and friends) take on the gender politics of being adorable...
10:51, 08/08/2019

Fans call out Taylor Swift for a typo on her merch Fans on Twitter spotted a misplaced apostrophe in the lyrics printed on Swift's merch, reading "Your'e the only one of you / baby that's the fun of you."        ...
14:51, 06/06/2019

No decision on Huawei and 5G before federal election call: Goodale Goodale says that's not likely to happen before campaigning begins for the Oct. 21 election, which is expected to get underway sometime in early September....
00:51, 07/31/2019

Consumer groups call for FTC investigation into Tesla's Autopilot The Center for Auto Safety accused Tesla of "making their owners believe that a Tesla with ‘Autopilot' is an autonomous vehicle capable of self-driving."...
23:17, 07/25/2019

Frostpunk's Developers Don't Want To Call The Console Version A Port Snowy city-builder Frostpunk was one of my favorite games of 2018, even though most of my Victorian outposts fell to cold, starvation, or citizen uprisings. Video producer Paul Tamayo and I sat down with the game’s developers from 11 Bit Studios to t...
21:00, 06/04/2019

Activists Call On G20 Leaders To Help "Liberate" Hong Kong More than a thousand protesters marched to major foreign consulates on Wednesday calling on leaders at the upcoming G20 summit to raise the plight of Hong Kong with China and to support the full......
11:51, 06/26/2019

Nepotism in the movies: it's time to call out the acting school of mum and dad If you’ve got famous parents, your chances in the film industry appear to improve exponentially. If we’re serious about equality, this has to change Interviewed by Variety at the Los Angeles premiere of Once Upon a Time … in Hollywood, the actor Maya...
18:34, 07/24/2019

Charities call for end to greyhound racing after 1,000 deaths in a year Sport’s opponents say it cannot be reformed because of dangerous tracks and problems rehoming retired dogsAlmost 1,000 racing greyhounds died or were killed last year, according to industry figures, prompting animal welfare charities to renew calls f...
22:34, 06/16/2019

New Call of Duty: Modern Warfare won't have a zombie mode The rebooted Call of Duty: Modern Warfare, set for release on PS4, Xbox One and PC on October 25, is going back to its realistic roots. That means the military shooter will be dropping its popular brain-munching zombie mode.It's been a staple of...
11:17, 06/03/2019

'Just don't call it a cult': the strangely alluring world of the Bruderhof In the radical religious community, no one owns or earns anything, everyone sings constantly and the booze flows freely. Where are the drawbacks?Morning has broken, like the first morning, in Darvell, Sussex. The sun is shining, the air is full of bi...
16:51, 07/23/2019

Rivera: Timeout call was to help Bears test kicker Panthers coach Ron Rivera admitted he called timeout before Elliott Fry's 43-yard field goal attempt Thursday night because he wanted to help the Bears better evaluate the rookie kicker....
13:17, 08/09/2019

In Night Call, You're A Taxi Driver Who Has To Find A Killer There’s a serial killer on the loose in Paris. The taxi that you drive is running low on gas, the police detective in your back seat is strong-arming you into gathering information, and if you don’t make rent, you’re gonna end up on the streets. This...
23:00, 07/18/2019

Sudan activists call for ‘justice’ for killed protesters Thousands of Sudanese have flooded the streets of the capital of Khartoum and other cities to mark the 40th day since the deadly dispersal of a protest sit-in...
16:00, 07/13/2019

Call of the wild: a house in the woods of the South Downs A home that sees the wood for the trees in its clever use of timber and lightThere are some lovely things in Jenny Stevinson’s home – paintings, ceramics, mid-20th-century pieces, not to mention the cracking architecture itself – but she admits to no...
22:51, 06/01/2019

Blind date: ‘I told her I wouldn’t call myself straight’ Summer, 26, art publisher, meets Mark, 32, technical delivery managerWhat were you hoping for?I was told he was a cyclist, so nice legs. Continue reading......
07:51, 07/13/2019

Call to shelve Renault upgrades vindicated - Ricciardo Daniel Ricciardo has praised Renault for putting aside the 'frustrations' of having to abandon some of its new upgrades as it returned to form at the British Grand Prix....
07:51, 07/14/2019

‘When They See Us’ sparks call to boycott Linda Fairstein books The explosive Netflix series “When They See Us,” which depicts in excruciating detail the so-called Central Park Five being railroaded by New York state into serving prison time for the rape and assault of the Central Park jogger in 1989,...
21:51, 06/03/2019

The Latest: Sen. Kaine applauds governor’s gun-control call VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (AP) — The Latest on plans by Virginia’s governor to call a special legislative session on gun control (all times local): Noon: Sen. Tim Kaine is applauding Gov. Ralph Northam’s call for a special legislative session t...
19:34, 06/04/2019

Cops fatally shoot man while responding to call at New Jersey inn A man was fatally shot by police in New Jersey, authorities said. The person was shot by cops around 10:30 p.m. Tuesday, while officers were responding to a call for an emotionally disturbed person at Asbury Inn on 7th Avenue in Asbury Park, accordin...
03:00, 07/25/2019

Some gamers think white phosphorus is too heinous for Call of Duty Call of Duty: Modern Warfare is adding a few goodies to reward players who maintain a killstreak — one of which is the deadly white phosphorus. As you might expect, the addition of the horrific chemical agent as a prize for good play isn’t sitting we...
04:51, 07/31/2019

CORRECTED-Morning News Call - India, July 5 (Corrects to remove Livechat event for the day) To access a PDF version of this newsletter, please click here http://share.thomsonreuters.com/assets/newsletters/Indiamorning/MNC_IN_07052019.pdf If you would like to receive this newsletter vi...
07:51, 07/05/2019

Philippines faces call for U.N. investigation into war on drugs killings More than two dozen countries formally called on Thursday for a United Nations investigation into thousands of killings in Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte's war on drugs, activists said....
05:34, 07/05/2019

Brazil meatpackers BRF, Marfrig call off talks on proposed tie-up Brazilian meatpackers BRF SA and Marfrig Global Foods SA said on Thursday that they had mutually agreed to call off negotiations for a possible merger....
03:17, 07/12/2019

Councilman faces call for resignation for Juneteenth message LEESBURG, Va. (AP) — The president of a northern Virginia NAACP branch is calling for a town councilman’s resignation after he wrote a negative message on a Juneteenth proclamation rather than sign it. The Leesburg Town Council passed a resolut...
01:17, 06/15/2019

The Communists Of Russia call for Chernobyl ban, lawsuit against creators Hot on the heels of the Russian government rebuking HBO’s Chernobyl and announcing it was developing its own series about the disaster, the Communists Of Russia, a Marxist-Leninist political party separate from the larger Communist Party Of The Russi...
02:34, 06/15/2019

Economists call the Fed interest rate cut an ‘unwise decision’ The Federal Reserve’s quarter-point rate cut was too little for Wall Street — and too much for some economists. “The Fed’s decision today is like in the days when doctors bled their patients to heal them,” Chris Rupkey, chief financial economist at M...
08:51, 08/01/2019

Bangladesh call for reserve days after another World Cup washout • Steve Rhodes frustrated after Sri Lanka game rained off• Bangladesh coach: ‘Why can’t we have a reserve day?’The Bangladesh coach, Steve Rhodes, bemoaned the lack of reserve days at the World Cup after a tournament-record third abandonment in the s...
03:17, 06/12/2019

Get a call from the Social Security Administration? It could be an imposter scam _____ Con artists tell lies — it’s how they make a living. Calling people and pretending to be with a government agency — IRS, Social Security, ICE, DEA, or the local sheriff’s department — is a ruse that’s been lucrative for years. But these imposte...
21:51, 07/14/2019

CHEAP: $159 for this Acer Chromebook is what we call a Good Deal™ Welcome to CHEAP, our series about things that are good, but most of all, cheap. CHEAP! It could just be me, but I love having a cheap second computer. Of course, I couldn’t live without a high-end machine to do complex, resource-intensive work on. B...
22:17, 08/04/2019

Last call at 4? California could extend bar hours in LA, San Francisco and other cities Party all night? Some California lawmakers want to keep bars open until 4 a.m. in Los Angeles, San Francisco, Palm Springs and other cities.        ...
05:51, 06/21/2019

New justice secretary slapped down by Number 10 over anonymity call Downing Street has dismissed the new justice secretary's claim that criminal suspects with a reputation to protect should remain anonymous until charged....
20:17, 08/01/2019

Jets have an important Leonard Williams call to make As the Jets get close to training camp, I am examining the roster and giving you my top 25 players. Each weekday, we will reveal another person on the list, leading right into camp. I am not including rookies on this list because I do not feel it is ...
22:34, 07/19/2019

Uruguay fight back against Japan with help of controversial VAR call "Uruguay twice came from behind to draw 2-2 against a superb Japan side in the Copa America with the help of two questionable refereeing decisions and will have to wait until their final group game to book their place in the quarter-finals."...
09:34, 06/21/2019

| Sudan protesters call for civil disobedience on July 14 Sudanese protest leaders called for a one-day nationwide "civil disobedience" campaign on July 14, in an announcement a day after they organised mass protests against the ruling generals that rocked the country....
17:00, 07/02/2019

Luke Rowe: 'If people call it domination, I take that as a compliment' He's helped his teammates to Tour de France glory in each of the last four years. Welshman Luke Rowe is one of the unsung heroes of the Tour. Speaking to DW, he discusses the dominance of Team Ineos, and its fragility....
17:34, 07/16/2019

Georgians call for snap elections in second night of protests Unrest sparked by anger at ruling party and Russian MP addressing parliamentProtesters gathered outside Georgia’s parliament for a second successive night of protests on Friday evening, demanding snap elections and the resignation of the country’s in...
22:00, 06/21/2019

Trump offers to 'vouch' for A$AP Rocky in call with Swedish PM President Trump said Saturday that he has told the Swedish prime minister he is prepared to vouch for the bail of A$AP Rocky, the New York-based rapper currently behind bars in Sweden as police investigate a fight....
18:34, 07/20/2019

Trump, in phone call, congratulates Johnson on becoming British PM U.S. President Donald Trump congratulated Boris Johnson on becoming British prime minister in a phone call on Friday and said work had already begun on a U.S.-British free trade agreement....
01:17, 07/27/2019

Top U.S. House Republicans call for 'measured response' to Iran Several top U.S. House Republicans, including leader Kevin McCarthy, said on Thursday the United States must undertake a "measured response" to Iran after Washington accused Tehran of shooting down a drone and attacking oil tankers....
05:00, 06/21/2019

Mayor caught whispering profanities during call to audience Tucson Mayor Jonathan Rothschild TUCSON – Mayor Jonathan Rothschild was recorded whispering profanities twice during the council meeting’s call to the audience on Tuesday. Rothschild opened the call to the audience with a disclaimer that is also prin...
01:34, 06/21/2019

Kazakh activists call for more protests over presidential vote Anti-government activists called on Monday for more protests in Kazakhstan against what they said was a rigged presidential election result, as police warned they would crack down on any dissent....
13:34, 06/11/2019

Son Begs Father Not to Call Cops on Black Man for Standing Outside A man was caught on video performing the sacred ritual passed down from his fugitive slave catcher ancestors when on July 4, he called the police on a black man who refused to submit to his nonexistent authority as the cop caller’s son tearfully begg...
04:34, 07/09/2019

Activists call for end to family separations with cage installations #NoKidsInCages asks lawmakers to pass Keep Families Together Act by portraying migrant children in cages across New York CityThey lie prone on the ground across New York City, covered with the metallic blankets used in life-or-death emergencies. Rel...
17:17, 06/12/2019

Five years on, flight MH17 families call for justice Family members of those aboard the downed Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 called on Wednesday for those responsible to be brought to justice, as they marked the fifth anniversary of the tragedy....
20:34, 07/17/2019

Scores more Kazakh protesters arrested despite dialogue call Kazakh police rounded up about 150 people on Wednesday as protests continued against President Kassym-Jomart Tokayev despite his call for dialogue after a disputed election....
18:17, 06/12/2019

Don’t call them Syria’s child casualties. This is the slaughter of the innocents As violence escalates, more children have died in rebel-held areas in the past month than in all of 2018. But does anybody care?Murdered children are no longer news. International media coverage of the war in Afghanistan, where child deaths reached a...
04:51, 08/04/2019

Russell wishes he'd been more forceful with late German GP pit call George Russell says the German Grand Prix was a missed opportunity for him to score his first Formula 1 points, with Williams making"the wrong choice" with its pit calls...
19:51, 07/29/2019

Democrats call on Facebook to abandon Libra cryptocurrency Rep. Maxine Waters (D-Calif.), chair of the House Financial Services Committee, compared Facebook to scandal-plagued Wells Fargo and said the tech giant shouldn't be allowed to proceed....
21:34, 07/17/2019

The Latest: Telescope lawyers call petition meritless Hundreds of demonstrators gathered at the base of Hawaii’s tallest mountain to protest the construction of a giant telescope on land that some Native Hawaiians consider sacred...
11:00, 07/17/2019

World powers call for an end to deadly Libya fighting Major global and regional powers have urged the warring groups in Libya to stop their bloody fighting, warning that the bloodshed is worsening what’s already a catastrophic humanitarian situation....
06:34, 07/17/2019

What to expect from the Raytheon, United Technologies conference call Dow component United Technologies and Raytheon announced an all-stock merger on Monday. CNBC's Morgan Brennan joins "Squawk Box" with the latest....
14:51, 06/10/2019

They call it acid: a graphic history of the first LSD trip – in pictures Brian Blomerth’s graphic novel Bicycle Day tells the story of the psychedelic ride made in 1943 by Swiss chemist Albert Hofmann as he researched the drug LSD Continue reading......
13:51, 08/06/2019

Senators Call on M.L.B. for More Transparency on Foul Ball Injuries Senators Richard Durbin and Tammy Duckworth wrote a letter to Commissioner Rob Manfred urging him to release data on which seats at ballparks are most vulnerable to dangerous line drives....
06:17, 08/07/2019

UK age verification is flawed, and regulators need a technology wake-up call Age verification isn’t new: we encounter it daily, whether ticking a box to say that we’re over 13 when signing-up to social media platforms or presenting ID if we’re buying alcohol or opting for the gorier or more risqué ch...
11:51, 06/13/2019

World Cup: Close call against Spain is what USWNT needed SportsPulse: The USWNT faced their first real adversity of the tournament and survived. Nancy Armour explains why that's exactly what they needed to prepare for a huge quarterfinal matchup against France.       ...
01:00, 06/25/2019

US billionaires call for new 'wealth tax' to fight climate change Twenty of the wealthiest people in the US have urged the next president to impose taxes on the rich to combat climate change and increase access to health care. They said the US has an "economic responsibility" to do so....
02:34, 06/25/2019

ISS backs Icahn's call for more shareholder say after Anadarko deal Proxy advisory firm Institutional Shareholder Services on Thursday urged Occidental Petroleum Corp shareholders to ask management to let them weigh in on board and governance issues as the company......
04:17, 07/26/2019

‘If All of Us Come Out, We Can Win.’ Hong Kong Protesters Call for Even Bigger March Hong Kong activists are calling for renewed protests with an even bigger turnout this weekend after police yesterday fired tear gas and rubber bullets in an attempt to quell demonstrations amid a spiraling political crisis. A leading pro-democracy or...
18:34, 06/13/2019

State Department's Pompeo says he would go to Iran 'if that's the call': Bloomberg U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said in a television interview on Thursday that he would go to Iran for talks if it was necessary, amid tensions between Tehran and Washington....
03:17, 07/26/2019

Umps call Machado suspension 'disgrace to the game' The Major League Baseball Umpires Association criticized the one-game suspension of San Diego shortstop Manny Machado, calling it "a slap in the face" and "a disgrace to the game."...
01:00, 06/19/2019

Kashmiris Call for Investigation of Torture Accusations Against India A new report by rights advocates in the disputed territory alleges that the Indian security forces were responsible for hundreds of cases of torture and other abuses....
11:51, 07/06/2019

Jessica Jones Season 3 Is a Last Call That Feels Too Familiar Jessica Jones understands that recovering from psychological trauma is often a lifelong process, something marked by countless instances of backsliding and false starts that can make it feel like one might never be whole again. In the Netflix series’...
21:17, 06/07/2019

MPs call for five-year pothole repair funding plan News 1 Jul, 2019 Transport Committee report highlights need for a front-loaded, five-year funding settlement to help councils mend potholes...
06:17, 07/01/2019

In Tense Times, ‘Call in the Woman’: Lagarde Will Lead the E.C.B. Christine Lagarde will become one of the most powerful figures in international finance, giving her a leading hand in the world’s second largest economy....
03:17, 07/03/2019

Ghosn's wife steps up call for G20 leaders to help her husband The wife of ousted Nissan Chairman Carlos Ghosn has again called on world leaders, who have gathered in Japan for a G20 summit, to help raise the issue of her husband's treatment in the country where he is facing financial misconduct charges....
08:34, 06/29/2019

Call of Duty Modern Warfare is about “when you don’t pull the trigger,” not when you do Call of Duty Modern Warfare is released later this October and promises to massively change up how Activision and Infinity Ward are approaching the series....
19:17, 06/19/2019

How we met: ‘She gave me what I call the electric hug. I felt my hair stand up’ Kate Minchin, 44, a writer, and Sue Stark, 58, who works for a solar energy company, live in New York. They met on an all-women motorcycle trip‘We got to the front of the pack and sped off,” says Kate. She and Sue had reached the highest point on one...
03:51, 07/30/2019

Call Me By Your Name's Luca Guadagnino in talks for Lord Of The Flies According to Entertainment Weekly, Call Me By Your Name and Suspiria director Luca Guadagnino is “in negotiations” with Warner Bros. to direct an adaptation of William Golding’s Lord Of The Flies—arguably the best book about kids trying to kill each ...
08:51, 07/30/2019

Can Call Me At 4 AM: Rahul Gandhi To Amethi In First Visit After Defeat Congress leader Rahul Gandhi visited his former constituency Amethi today. This was his first visit after losing the parliamentary constituency to Union minister Smriti Irani in the Lok Sabha election......
15:51, 07/10/2019

FCC chair: 911 call operators should be able to track VoIP calls Location tracking can sometimes mean the difference between life and death when it comes to 911 calls. If you ring the emergency services with a cell phone using your provider's network, the call handler is able identify where you are, and ensur...
16:17, 07/10/2019

Call for national debate over digital ID card plans MPs have called for a national debate over plans in Westminster to develop a "single unique identifier" for individuals accessing government services online - an idea which has reignited concerns about digital ID cards....
18:17, 07/10/2019

Massive crowd in Prague call for Czech PM’s resignation PRAGUE (AP) — The biggest anti-government protest in Prague since the 1989 pro-democratic Velvet Revolution is underway as Czechs urge Prime Minister Andrej Babis to resign. Protesters came to the capital from all corners of the Czech Republic to att...
18:51, 06/23/2019

Martin Sorrell Wants to Build a New Ad Empire. Please Don’t Call It Revenge. Mr. Sorrell quit WPP, the advertising colossus he built from scratch, amid an “allegation of personal misconduct” that was never proved. Now, at 74, he is diving into an unplanned last act....
15:17, 07/01/2019

T-Mobile reschedules analyst call without giving reason T-Mobile US Inc has rescheduled a call with analysts that was to be held on Thursday following its earnings release, the company said on its website....
00:17, 07/26/2019

The Latest: Del Potro overcomes debated call to advance Juan Martin del Potro posts his first straight-set win of the French Open In a match that included a lengthy discussion about whether a particular shot landed in or out        ...
20:17, 06/01/2019

Hong Kong protesters call for 'Mulan' boycott Liu Yifei, the actress starring in Disney's upcoming live-action "Mulan", waded into the Hong Kong protest controversy on Thursday by expressing support for the Hong Kong police....
20:51, 08/16/2019

Germany: Leading politicians call for a 'European Islam' Everyday measures are key to preserving the European way life, say Germany's health minister and the premier of Schleswig-Holstein state. Jens Spahn and Daniel Günther want a faith that shares the continent's values....
14:34, 05/23/2019

Meet the finalists for IBM’s $200K Call for Code competition The 2019 Call for Code challenge is coming to a close as partners IBM and David Clark Cause are set to announce the grand prize winner next month. The months-long contest solicited technologists from around the world to invent solutions to improve na...
05:00, 09/10/2019

Nantucket Homeowners Shake Last Call by Building Their Own Bars The island’s wealthiest property owners are chasing the ultimate home-bar experience with kegerator cooling systems, wine refrigerators and ice machines for cocktails....
21:51, 09/09/2019

NYC climate march joins global call for action A wave of climate change protests swept across the globe Friday, in New York, public school students join the global climate protest. Thousands of mostly young people marched through lower Manhattan, carrying signs and chanting. (Sept. 20)  ...
08:35, 09/21/2019

Lawmakers call for regulation of facial recognition tech A bipartisan group of lawmakers is calling for regulations to restrict the use of facial recognition technology before "it gets out of control," according to the Washington Post. Members of the Congressional House Oversight and Reform Committee held....
00:17, 05/23/2019

Pixel 4's Google Assistant could free you up while your call is on hold We all hate being placed on hold when calling a business – especially the part where you're forced to listen to excruciating hold music that seems to drone on endlessly. But what if your phone's virtual assistant could go on hol...
08:34, 09/09/2019

Why did President Donald Trump call off Taliban talks? Last week, the US and Taliban negotiators told DW in Doha that a draft agreement had almost been agreed upon. So President Trump's decision to call off peace talks with the Taliban came as a surprise for many....
21:34, 09/08/2019

A time-traveling phone call is the most convincing part of Don’t Let Go When Los Angeles homicide detective Jack Radcliff (David Oyelowo) starts getting phone calls from his beloved niece, Ashley (Storm Reid), it comes as a shock. Not that the two haven’t been close; time and again, he has stepped in to act as a surrogat...
09:51, 08/28/2019

Why Meghan and Harry won't be doing a royal baby photo call Prince Harry, the Duke of Sussex, was introduced to the world, cradled in Princess Diana's arms, at a photo call on the steps of the Lindo Wing, the private maternity ward at London's St. Mary's Hospital, just days after his birth in September 1984....
00:51, 05/03/2019

In this always-on era, I sometimes like to go missing. Please don’t call a search party | Grace Dent Yes, life after iPhones is marvellous, but in the 90s I ran wild across London, up to all kinds of no good, staying out for days, keeping my own counsel entirelySome say Fleishman Is In Trouble by Taffy Brodesser-Akner is the book of Summer 2019. But...
16:34, 09/07/2019

Boris Johnson's options are so bad that he might have to call a no-confidence vote in himself Boris Johnson keeps saying he really, really doesn't want an election. In reality, he wants nothing more. It's the only way out of the Brexit mess he finds himself in....
08:34, 09/07/2019

Raw ivory sales: Zimbabwe, Botswana and Namibia call for end to ban Southern African countries to appeal to watchdog for permission to sell stockpiled ivory worth more than £230mZimbabwe, Botswana and Namibia are making a fresh appeal for a global watchdog to lift restrictive measures on the trade in raw ivory.The wa...
14:51, 05/21/2019

UK opposition mulls whether to endorse Johnson election call Britain’s opposition parties are deciding whether to back Boris Johnson’s call for an election, or try to put more pressure on the embattled prime minister first...
11:00, 09/06/2019

Cops shot at while responding to call in Brooklyn: authorities Five NYPD cops were fired on early Sunday during a “busy night” in the Brooklyn neighborhood of Bedford-Stuyvesant, according to authorities. The shooting happened just before 2 a.m. on Bainbridge Street, near Saratoga Avenue, as cops wer...
16:51, 08/18/2019

UN agency for Palestinians UNRWA rejects US call to close it down The US envoy to the UN believes the responsibility to deal with Palestinian refugees should be handed over to host countries. Washington cut funding to the UN agency for Palestinian refugees last year....
19:00, 05/23/2019

Forecasts Call for a Normal Hurricane Season, but ‘It Only Takes One’ Government forecasters predict as many as fifteen named storms, and as many as four major hurricanes, during the season which begins June 1 and stretches to Nov. 30...
20:51, 05/23/2019

QB Carr blasts offensive PI call: 'Blows my mind' Derek Carr's second interception on the day was accompanied by a flag for offensive pass interference -- a penalty the Raiders quarterback said "will blow my mind forever."...
05:51, 09/16/2019

MPs endorse Corbyn’s call to declare climate emergency Environment secretary calls for cross-party approach as Labour leader says vote can ‘set off wave of action’MPs have endorsed a Labour motion to declare a formal climate and environment emergency, with Jeremy Corbyn hailing the move as a necessary re...
02:00, 05/02/2019

Chagos Islands: UN expected to call for end of British control UK faces overwhelming vote to uphold international court’s opinion and declare archipelago an ‘integral part’ of Mauritius The UK is facing a diplomatic rout at the United Nations on Wednesday when the general assembly is expected to vote overwhelmin...
08:34, 05/21/2019

Albanian opposition rally renews call for PM to quit Albanian opposition supporters took to the streets again on Saturday in a mostly peaceful protest, the sixth national one in three months, calling on Prime Minister Edi Rama to step down to pave the way for early elections....
06:00, 05/26/2019

Giants call up Mike Yastrzemski, grandson of Red Sox legend The San Francisco Giants called up outfielder Mike Yastrzemski, grandson of Hall of Famer Carl Yastrzemski, before Saturday’s game against the Arizona Diamondbacks. The 28-year-old will make his major league debut after more than 700 games over six-p...
00:51, 05/26/2019

Labour will call for no-confidence motion in next Tory PM, McDonnell says Shadow chancellor says any incoming prime minister should go to the country and seek a mandateLabour will try to force a vote of no confidence in the next prime minister as soon as they take office, John McDonnell said, as Conservative candidates thr...
14:00, 05/25/2019

| Clubs call for more time for Champions League reform European Club Association chairman Andrea Agnelli has insisted that the "real deadline" to finalise controversial plans to reform the UEFA Champions League is not until 2022....
03:18, 09/11/2019

Climate activists call for action in Latin America Climate change activists in Latin America rallied for action on global warming Friday, heeding a call by Swedish teenager Greta Thunberg to hold demonstrations across the world...
21:00, 05/24/2019

Rally, pickets call for fair Moscow elections About 4,000 people have held a rally in Moscow to demand fairness in upcoming city council elections, and solo pickets protesting the exclusion of some opposition and independent candidates are taking place at prominent monuments...
14:51, 08/17/2019

Update Verizon's App to Fix a Huge Call Delay Bug in Android 10 On the list of “annoying quirks about my device,” I suspect that having to wait anywhere from 20 to 60 seconds for a phone call to connect would be pretty high on anyone’s list. And that’s exactly the bug that some Verizon users are dealing with afte...
01:34, 09/11/2019

Government advisors call for 2030 petrol and diesel ban Committee on Climate Change says bringing EV-only law forward could help Britain become nearly carbon-neutral by 2050 Laws requiring all new vehicles sold in the UK to have zero emissions should be brought forward from 2040 to as early as 2030, acco...
13:51, 05/02/2019

Senate Dems call on DOJ watchdog to investigate Barr Democratic senators called on the Justice Department’s inspector general to investigate Attorney General William Barr’s handling of the Mueller report.Led by Senate Judiciary Committee member Mazie Hirono of Hawaii, Democrats accuse Barr of misleadi...
14:51, 05/02/2019

WeWork to reportedly go ahead with IPO despite investor's call to delay SoftBank, its largest private investor, has reportedly urged WeWork to shelve $20bn share sale amid mounting concernsWill free beer and a “we” spirit be enough? WeWork, the office space pioneer, is reportedly forging ahead with plans for a $20bn shar...
19:34, 09/10/2019

In Call With Putin, Trump Says Did Not Raise US Election Meddling U.S. President Donald Trump said on Friday that he discussed "the Russia Hoax" with Russian President Vladimir Putin but did not raise with him concerns about Russian meddling in U.S. elections....
02:00, 05/04/2019

Biden rejects anger in call for national unity His party may be enraged by Donald Trump's presidency, but Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden insisted Saturday that Democrats will not defeat the Republican president if they pick an angry nominee. (May 18)     ...
19:00, 05/20/2019

Mitt Romney Says GOP Rep’s Call for Impeachment Is ‘Courageous’ Even as He Disagrees Sen. Mitt Romney is now on record as saying that a GOP representative’s call to impeach President Donald Trump was “a courageous statement” — even though he disagrees with that conclusion himself. “Justin Amash has reach...
22:00, 05/19/2019

Call off the hunt - these are the top five Samsung Note 10 deals you can buy this weekend Ever since the big launch a couple of weeks ago, it's been stunning us with its innovative features and stylish design. And now Samsung Galaxy Note 10 deals are officially available to buy.The great news if you're looking to get your hands ...
13:17, 08/24/2019

Democratic candidates call for more higher education funding LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Ahead of next week’s primary election, Democrats running for Kentucky governor promised during a debate Wednesday to push for increased state funding for higher education. During the hourlong televised debate — their seco...
02:34, 05/16/2019

Cuomo says he can’t call new JFK hotel ‘sexy,’ internet cringes It’s TMI at the TWA hotel. Amid reports that he and his longtime girlfriend are no longer living together, Gov. Andrew Cuomo overshared his adoration for the new inn at JFK airport Wednesday, by musing aloud that he couldn’t call the terminal it’s bu...
02:17, 05/16/2019

Bottas delivers Hamilton a wake-up call in qualifying Valtteri Bottas inflicted a significant defeat on Lewis Hamilton on Saturday, comfortably beating him to pole. Can this continue? Is it time to board the Bottas 2.0 hype train? We take a look at the main talking points after qualifying....
22:00, 05/11/2019

New York men busted in $2.3M call center scam: feds Three men were busted Monday in New York for running an Indian call-center con that fleeced more than $2 million from US victims — including a 76-year-old woman who lost her savings, prosecutors said. Long Island brothers Kamal Zafar, 51, and Jamal Z...
06:17, 08/27/2019

Colombia slams former FARC commander's call to arms The Colombian government has accused Venezuela of harboring the former rebels as they launch a new campaign against "the oligarchy." The rebels said the government had turned their back on their promises for peace....
02:51, 08/30/2019

EU's Juncker, UK PM Johnson to hold phone call on Tuesday European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker and British Prime Minister Boris Johnson will speak on the phone on Tuesday, a spokeswoman for Juncker said....
14:17, 08/27/2019

‘Call me,’ Trump tells Iran as tensions flare WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump has a message for Iran’s leaders as tensions flare over the Islamic Republic’s nuclear program: “Call me.” Trump’s nuclear talks with North Korea may be stalled, but that isn̵...
23:51, 05/09/2019