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The Latest: Suspect in police killing wears bandage to court SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — The Latest on the killing of a Sacramento police officer (all times local): 2:50 p.m. A California man charged in the killing a rookie Sacramento police officer made his first court appearance wearing a gauze pad covering wh...
00:00, 06/25/2019

Special prosecutor requested in South Bend police shooting SOUTH BEND, Ind. (AP) — A prosecutor in South Bend, Indiana, is requesting a special prosecutor to investigate the fatal shooting of a black man by a white police officer that has roiled the campaign of mayor and Democratic presidential candidate Pet...
00:00, 06/25/2019

Brazil’s Bolsonaro says “99% chance” Rio will host Formula 1 RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro says there is a “99% chance” Rio de Janeiro will host Formula One’s Brazilian Grand Prix starting in 2021 — the latest in a battle with Sao Paulo, the current host city....
00:00, 06/25/2019

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

Funeral planned for 6-year-old girl who died at US border PHOENIX (AP) — The parents of 6-year-old girl who died while attempting to cross the U.S.-Mexico border say her body will be flown to New York for a funeral. A civil rights group working with the family of Gurupreet Kaur says the girl’s dad has...
00:00, 06/25/2019

Former UK student enters plea in connection to social media threat LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18)– A former UK student has entered into a plea deal regarding a false bomb threat made involving the school on social media. Haily Duvall, of Glasgow, is accused of making a threat that involved the White Hall classroom building...
00:00, 06/25/2019

‘Black Widow’ leak delivers the first major spoiler for MCU Phase 4 A few weeks ago, we saw actual proof that filming for the first MCU Phase 4 film had started, and we concluded that Black Widow will likely be the first film of the new series, following the conclusion of Phase 3, which will end with Spider-Man: Far ...
00:00, 06/25/2019

Why a Venezuelan Oil Program Is Fueling Massive Street Protests in Haiti For more than four months, Haitians have been taking to the streets to demand the resignation of President Jovenel Moïse amid allegations he embezzled hundreds of thousands of dollars of government funds earmarked for badly needed social program...
00:00, 06/25/2019

England bow out of Under-21 Euros with more sloppy defending vs Croatia England Under-21s concluded their participation in the Under-21 European Championships without a victory after a thrilling 3-3 draw with Croatia on Monday....
00:00, 06/25/2019

Wimbledon 2019 qualifying: Liam Broady the sole British winner on day one Liam Broady was the only British winner on day one of Wimbledon qualifying, with last year's boys' runner-up Jack Draper among the home players knocked out....
00:00, 06/25/2019

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

North Korea's Kim not ready to denuclearize: U.S. intelligence agency chief The U.S. intelligence community does not believe North Korean leader Kim Jong Un is ready to denuclearize, U.S. Defense Intelligence Agency Director Lieutenant General Robert Ashley told Fox News in an interview on Monday....
00:34, 06/25/2019

PG&E Bond Prices Jump, While Shares Fall PG&E bond prices surged in heavy trading even as shares declined, a divergence that some analysts said reflects uncertainty about how much new equity the bankrupt utility needs to raise to address claims tied to past and future wildfires....
00:34, 06/25/2019

The Latest: Police: Daughter, wife fled gunman who killed 4 SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — The Latest on a quadruple murder-suicide in California (all times local): 3:15 p.m. Authorities say the wife and daughter of a gunman who killed four people before taking his own life escaped the California home where the shoo...
00:34, 06/25/2019

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

Nuevo Laredo says it will receive migrants returned from US MEXICO CITY (AP) — The Mexican border city of Nuevo Laredo is to begin receiving migrants returned from the United States to wait in Mexico while their asylum claims wind their way through U.S. courts. Mexico and Washington agreed to expand the progr...
00:34, 06/25/2019

Callaway calls reporters back in to apologize Mets manager Mickey Callaway and pitcher Jason Vargas have been fined an undisclosed amount following a confrontation with a reporter in the clubhouse Sunday....
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Deadspin What Was Jill Ellis Doing? Deadspin What Was Jill Ellis Doing? | The Muse The Kardashians Finally Unleashed Their Wrath Upon Jordyn Woods on TV | Splinter The Holocaust Museum’s Dreadful Intervention In the Concentration Camp Debate | The Grapevine A Twitter Thread Wants to Kn...
00:51, 06/25/2019

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

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

12-foot monster squid attack captured in rare deep-sea video It’s not sci-fi. There really is a giant squid among us — and now there’s video proof. Though we’ve have known about its existence for some time, there had never been evidence of its existence in US waters until now, after a t...
01:00, 06/25/2019

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

While Social Media Giants Struggle to Police Hate Speech and Divisive Rhetoric, This Knitting Site Just Banned Posts Supporting the Trump Administration Ravelry, a popular social network and online community for knitters and other needleworkers, has banned posts in support of President Donald Trump, saying his administration is “undeniably” supportive of white supremacy. The website publ...
01:00, 06/25/2019

Here’s How 2020 Democrats’ Student Loan Debt Proposals Compare Elizabeth Warren and Julían Castro want to help pay off student loan debt. Bernie Sanders wants to forgive it entirely. Student loan forgiveness has become a hot topic in the 2020 Democratic presidential primary, with two of the top liberals p...
01:00, 06/25/2019

Surprising 1st half for Rangers: 'Totally on us' to sustain Rangers manager Woodward loves that expectations higher for his team; 'it's totally on us' to sustain       ...
01:00, 06/25/2019

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

European vacation over, Naeher and US bounce back up After three games with little to do, American goalkeeper Alyssa Naeher blundered in her first World Cup knockout match       ...
01:00, 06/25/2019

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

PhD student found guilty of raping and murdering Chinese scholar after kidnapping her from bus stop An Illinois jury has found a former PhD student guilty of the kidnap, rape and murder of a visiting Chinese scholar after abducting her from a bus stop....
01:00, 06/25/2019

Fantasy Baseball Waiver Wire: Jordan Hicks' injury pushes John Gant, Carlos Martinez to the top of the list Looking for an edge in Week 14 and beyond? Check out the top 10 players to prioritize on waivers, along with one bonus star nearing a return from injury who might still be out there....
01:00, 06/25/2019

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

Amazon Threat to FedEx Is No Longer ‘Fantastical’ Reports that FedEx is offering discounts to bolster demand for its air-delivery network shows how much the e-commerce giant has already disrupted the logistics industry....
01:34, 06/25/2019

Case Against Army Officer For Allegedly Damaging Crop A case has been registered against an Army officer for allegedly damaging crop on a disputed agricultural land in his village in Maharashtra with the help of armed soldiers, the police said today...
01:51, 06/25/2019

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

Misinformation Being Spread, Not Pulling Down Ambedkar Statue: AAP The Aam Aadmi Party said the Delhi government was committed to the values of BR Ambedkar and alleged that misinformation was being spread that they were trying to pull down a statue of the Dalit icon....
01:51, 06/25/2019

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

People with fibromyalgia have different gut bacteria A new study shows that gut bacteria composition is different in people with fibromyalgia and that it varies with the severity of pain and other symptoms....
01:51, 06/25/2019

Vagus nerve stimulation may reduce the symptoms of rheumatoid arthritis A new study suggests that electrostimulation of the vagus nerve may reduce the symptoms of rheumatoid arthritis and other chronic inflammatory conditions....
01:51, 06/25/2019

Facebook takes another completely unnecessary shot at Apple’s business model Facebook and Apple have been taking thinly veiled shots at each other over the last few years, the cadence of which really picked up in the wake of Facebook’s Cambridge Analytica scandal and the ensuing heap of troubles that followed in its wak...
01:51, 06/25/2019

Rep. Jerrold Nadler reaches deal to interview former White House staffer Annie Donaldson The House judiciary committee reached an agreement Monday with Annie Donaldson, the former chief of staff for former White House counsel Donald McGahn, to give testimony before the panel....
01:51, 06/25/2019

Donald Trump signs executive order to make healthcare costs more transparent President Donald Trump signed an executive order Monday afternoon aimed at making patients more aware of their healthcare costs earlier in the treatment process....
01:51, 06/25/2019

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

Bolsonaro backs Rio to host 2021 Brazilian Grand Prix Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro vowed on Monday to move the 2021 Brazilian Formula One Grand Prix to Rio de Janeiro after the contract for Sao Paulo's Interlagos racetrack expires next year....
01:51, 06/25/2019

Share a pint with Pennywise in this freaky re-cut of the Cheers opening credits There’s nothing like an uplifting theme song of a beloved ‘80s sitcom to make your day. Cheers has one, and its accompanying visuals soothe the soul with a slew of old-timey pictures. Oh, you know who also loves worming his way into old-timey photos?...
02:00, 06/25/2019

Watch a trailer for Free Meek, JAY-Z and Meek Mill's criminal justice reform docuseries for Amazon Earlier this year, JAY-Z and Meek Mill launched a criminal justice reform organization, itself an extension of the awareness the rappers have brought to the controversial cases of Kalief Browder and Trayvon Martin. Later this summer, the pair’s effor...
02:00, 06/25/2019

Ex-Sacramento Kings executive gets 7 years for fraud SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A federal judge has sentenced a former top Sacramento Kings executive to seven years in prison for wire fraud and aggravated identity theft. Jeffrey David is the team’s former chief revenue officer. In December he pleaded g...
02:00, 06/25/2019

Tiger Woods removed from for wrongful death lawsuit WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Tiger Woods is no longer a defendant in a wrongful death lawsuit filed by the parents of a drunken driver who died in a car crash. Attorneys for the parents of Nicholas Immesberger filed an amended complaint Friday in Pal...
02:00, 06/25/2019

Local lab tackles hemp testing, gets accreditation WOODFORD COUNTY, Ky. (LEX 18)– As the hemp industry booms in Kentucky, laboratories are working to keep up with testing the product. A local lab was just accredited for consistently delivering valid test results. As the harvest approaches, Fous...
02:00, 06/25/2019

Baylor women to host Georgia as part of Big 12/SEC Challenge IRVING, Texas (AP) — Defending national champion Baylor will host Georgia on Dec. 4 as part of the Big 12/SEC Challenge women’s basketball event. The Southeastern Conference and Big 12 released the pairings for the event on Monday. Texas Tech h...
02:00, 06/25/2019

Boris Johnson says he is serious about 'no-deal' Brexit threat Seeking to regain momentum in his bid to become the next prime minister of Britain, Boris Johnson said on Monday he was seriously prepared to take the country out of the European Union in October even if a deal with the bloc had not been reached....
02:00, 06/25/2019

'A horrible act of violence': 5 dead in Silicon Valley murder-suicide, police say A gunman fatally shot four people in a California home before killing himself Sunday night, San Jose police said, ending an hours-long standoff.        ...
02:00, 06/25/2019

Suspect in cop killing has bandaged head in court A man charged with murder in the killing of a rookie California police officer is under an around-the-clock psychiatric watch after officials on Monday said he injured himself in a jail cell. (June 24)        ...
02:00, 06/25/2019

Owen Labrie, man convicted of sexual assault at prep school, released early for good behavior Owen Labrie was convicted of sexual assault, endangering a minor and a felony computer charge. On Monday, he was released early, on good behavior.        ...
02:00, 06/25/2019

Writer E. Jean Carroll accuses Trump of rape. Why are we so reluctant to talk about it? Advice columnist E. Jean Carroll wrote in her memoir that President Donald Trump raped her in a Bergdorf Goodman dressing room in the 1990s.        ...
02:00, 06/25/2019

Luke Combs promises more music after EP Country singer Luke Combs says he’s got more music coming after releasing his EP “The Prequel” that follows on the success of his hit breakthrough debut album “This One’s For You.” (June 24)    ...
02:00, 06/25/2019

Why officers may have crossed a line in initial interview of Mollie Tibbetts’ slaying The legality of an 11-hour interview with the suspect is crucial to the murder case, legal experts agree, but they differ on merits of the arguments.        ...
02:00, 06/25/2019

'Natasha's Law' requiring full list of ingredients on pre-packaged food introduced to protect allergy sufferers Food businesses will be required to list full ingredients on pre-packaged food under a new law introduced by Michael Gove following the death of teenager Natasha Ednan-Laperouse....
02:17, 06/25/2019

Paper Round: Man Utd reject Pogba-Neymar swap offer from PSG "A Paul Pogba-Neymar swap, Rafael Benitez’s Newcastle exit, Arsenal’s interest in Kieran Tierney and Harry Maguire’s potential Manchester City move all feature in Tuesday’s Paper Round."...
02:17, 06/25/2019

Blazin' Saddles: 8 thoughts from Tour de Suisse – from Bernal to Viviani via Carthy and Sagan "Egan Bernal\u0027s imperious Tour de Suisse victory has put the Colombian in the frame for Tour de France leadership at Team Ineos in Chris Froome\u0027s absence. Felix Lowe looks at this conundrum and dips into all the main talking points from the ...
02:17, 06/25/2019

Deal: Google Nest Hub is on sale for the lowest price we've seen to date The Nest Hub, Google's smart display typically sells for $130, but many US retailers offer one for just $100. It can go below that amount when it's on sale, but it never got to the point that you could purchase one for less than half price.For reason...
02:17, 06/25/2019

'Star Wars: Galaxy's Edge' opens in Disneyland, fills to capacity Disney's "Star Wars: Galaxy's Edge" theme park located inside Disneyland in Anaheim, became open to the public on Monday, filling to capacity within 20 minutes....
02:17, 06/25/2019

WWE Stomping Grounds: Becky Lynch helps Seth Rollins stay champ, Kofi Kingston narrowly escapes Universal Champion Seth Rollins received some much needed help from his girlfriend, Raw Women's Champion Becky Lynch during WWE's newest pay-per-view event, Stomping Grounds....
02:17, 06/25/2019

Mars meteorite assault stopped 500 million years earlier than thought The Late Heavy Bombardment may have stopped on Mars 4.48 billion years ago, allowing it to become more favourable to life earlier than previously suggested...
02:17, 06/25/2019

Ravelry, a Popular Knitting Site, Bans Pro-Trump Content The move set off a firestorm in the knitting world. “If it’s one way, then it should be both ways,” one knitter said. Others thought it was necessary: “In a perfect world, we would just craft.”...
02:17, 06/25/2019

Hear Abby Lee Miller's Prison Tips for Lori Loughlin & Felicity Huffman Ask an expert. Dance Moms star Abby Lee Miller chats with hosts Carissa Culiner and Justin Sylvester about her own prison experience in this clip from Monday's Daily Pop. After that,......
02:17, 06/25/2019

Whoops! Dr. Phil Just Revealed Joe Jonas and Sophie Turner's Wedding Date Joe Jonas and Sophie Turner's wedding countdown is officially underway. The 29-year-old singer and the 23-year-old Game of Thrones star are getting ready to tie the knot in Paris.......
02:17, 06/25/2019

Hilary Duff Receives Apology "Dick" From Fiancé Matthew Koma After Argument Matthew Koma is apologizing to fiancée Hilary Duff for being a "dick." After starting an "unnecessary" argument on pizza night, the Winnetka Bowling League singer......
02:17, 06/25/2019

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

UPDATE 1-Conatus Pharma to explore options as liver disease drug fails trial Conatus Pharmaceuticals Inc said on Monday it plans to explore options and implement a restructuring plan after its liver disease drug failed in a mid-stage trial....
02:34, 06/25/2019

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

Exclusive: Dirty oil crisis over for Russia, but contagion felt on high seas In the opinion of Russian officials, the oil contamination crisis that disrupted flows from the world's second-largest exporter of crude this spring is long over....
02:34, 06/25/2019

Emergency Aid for Migrants Badly Divides Democrats Congress is trying to rush billions of dollars to the border to alleviate the suffering of detained migrants, but Democrats fear the funds will advance President Trump’s immigration policies....
02:34, 06/25/2019

Kangaroo reported hopping across walking bridge over Wisconsin highway Police in Wisconsin said they are on the lookout for a loose kangaroo after a marsupial was reported hopping across a highway walking bridge Monday morning....
02:51, 06/25/2019

A Twitter Thread Wants to Know If You Have What It Takes to be Beyoncé’s Assistant Some lovely Twitter user by the name of Green Chyna gave me one of my most stressful hours on Sunday when they created a quiz titled, “Being Beyoncé’s assistant for the day: DONT GET FIRED THREAD.”...
03:00, 06/25/2019

Outage in Netherlands knocks out emergency services for hours The Dutch were given a frightening lesson about society's reliance on technology. A major telecommunications outage knocked Netherland's version of 911 offline for a few hours on Monday, reported Reuters. The outage originated on Royal KPN&...
03:17, 06/25/2019

Dodgers to extend netting after latest fan injury One day after a fan a Dodger Stadium got hit in the head by a foul ball, the Los Angeles Dodgers announced Monday that they would extend the protective netting further down the foul lines....
03:17, 06/25/2019

Canada rues 'Gretzky' moment during World Cup exit Canada crashed out of the women's World Cup on Monday with a 1-0 loss to Sweden that left many wondering why the country's most prolific goal scorer was not called upon for a late penalty that would have tied the game....
03:17, 06/25/2019

Brooklyn boy ‘can’t feel legs’ after shooting, may be paralyzed: family "Right now, Jayden has no sensation from the waist down. There is still some swelling [around his spinal cord]," said Bessie Watson-Grant, a registered nurse, outside the hospital where her grandson is on the mend....
03:17, 06/25/2019

Tearful principal speaks at burned student trial: ‘I made a mistake’ The principal of a prestigious Manhattan high school cried in court on Monday when asked why a litany of safety protocols were ignored before a student was horrifically disfigured in a chemistry experiment gone wrong....
03:17, 06/25/2019

Scooter showdown ends with man shot in the Bronx It’s hell on two little wheels. A group of electric scooter riders faced off against two men sharing the same type of two-wheeler in the Bronx — with one allegedly opening fire after questioning the duo about being in a gang, police sources sai...
03:17, 06/25/2019

McConnell stiff-arms Democrats on Iran Senate Democrats are agonizing over whether to block a must-pass defense bill in order to debate war with Iran, seeing a rare opportunity for leverage in the GOP-controlled Senate. Despite a bipartisan push, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell sh...
03:17, 06/25/2019

Sweden eases past Canada to reach Women's World Cup quarterfinals Stina Blackstenius scored early in the second half and Sweden advanced to the quarterfinals at the Women's World Cup with a 1-0 victory over Canada on Monday night....
03:34, 06/25/2019

Toronto Officials Question Alphabet Unit's Ambitions for 'Smart City' A unit of Alphabet said its proposed “smart city” in a Toronto neighborhood would create thousands of jobs and cut greenhouse-gas emissions, but met some resistance from the project’s government sponsor over the scope....
03:34, 06/25/2019

Watch a Driver Blast Past the Safety Car On Track Because He Is Extremely On Fire When a race car catches on fire, most people stop, hop out, and hope the fire truck can get there fast enough to prevent totaling the car. But not Calum Lockie. Lockie passes the pace car, with a literal fire under his ass, and takes the car to the f...
03:34, 06/25/2019

If Angels Were F1 Cars This Is How They'd Sing The Toro Rosso STR1 was the last F1 car to run a V10 engine. While reading firsthand accounts of its soul-stirring shriek on Reddit is fun, listening to it in this video clip might be the next-best thing to witnessing it in person....
03:34, 06/25/2019

Porsche Recalls Nearly 100,000 Cars for Rollaway Risk It is a rarified class of people who know what it’s like to roll up somewhere in a Porsche, but those very people, while fielding questions about how much their “Porsch” was, could also learn what it’s like for it to roll right on away—hence a new r...
03:34, 06/25/2019

Here's the 2020 Land Rover Defender as Seen By Its Own Infotainment Display Last week, Lego did us all the favor of leaking what is most likely a brick-built impression of the 2020 Land Rover Defender, which lined up with spy photos we’ve already seen. Now it appears the new Defender has leaked a image of itself, with a dash...
03:34, 06/25/2019

GM Hopes Increased Fuel Economy Will Save Chevy Silverado Sales The Chevy Silverado hopes for a boost in sales by stealing the fuel economy crown from the Ford F-150, Renault-Nissan and the FCA just might still partner up, and Daimler is back at it again with the emissions problems. All this and more in The Morni...
03:34, 06/25/2019

Facebook's Clegg Fires Back at Apple's Cook A senior Facebook executive, Nick Clegg, took a veiled shot at Apple, continuing the sniping between the tech giants as their business models are under increasing scrutiny from global regulators....
03:34, 06/25/2019

China's vice premier holds call with US trade negotiators Lighthizer, Mnuchin Chinese Vice Premier Liu He held a phone conversation with U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer and U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin, China's Ministry of Commerce said in a statement on Tuesday....
03:34, 06/25/2019

Treasury watchdog will investigate Trump administration delay of $20 Harriet Tubman bill The Treasury Department inspector general will investigate a controversial decision to delay redesigning the $20 bill to feature a portrait of Harriet Tubman....
03:51, 06/25/2019

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

Trump refuses to say if he has faith in FBI Director Wray: 'We'll see how it turns out' President Trump refused to say he has confidence in FBI Christopher Wray, who has previously stated he does not believe the president’s campaign was spied on....
04:34, 06/25/2019

Trump hammers Biden, questions if 'big secret' is behind why Obama hasn't endorsed his ex-VP President Trump has renewed his attacks on Joe Biden, this time questioning why former President Barack Obama hasn't endorsed his former vice president....
04:34, 06/25/2019

Michael Jackson’s complicated legacy 10 years after his death Sadly, there are some Michael Jackson songs that — 10 years after the King of Pop’s death rocked the world on June 25, 2009 — just don’t sound the same anymore....
04:51, 06/25/2019

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

Traffic Alert: Upgrades to Sliverbell Road to Wade Road MARANA – Construction of Silverbell Road Sidewalk infill project will begin Monday, July 1, 2019. Upgrades to Silverbell Road Courtesy of Marana The Town of Marana will be constructing new sidewalks, upgrading various curb ramps, improving vari...
05:00, 06/25/2019

Former student guilty in slaying of visiting Chinese scholar PEORIA, Ill. — Jurors deliberated less than 90 minutes before returning a guilty verdict Monday at the federal death-penalty trial of a former University of Illinois doctoral student who killed a visiting scholar from China after abducting her at a b...
05:00, 06/25/2019

San Diego mayor touts ‘dramatic action’ to combat homelessness The mayor of San Diego signed off on an $11 million plan to use taxpayer funds to fund tents, trailers and other facilities to support the city’s homeless population. Mayor Kevin Faulconer, a Republican, ​gave his OK last week to a City Council...
05:00, 06/25/2019

Watch SpaceX attempt a 'most challenging' Falcon Heavy launch at 2:30 AM ET Last year SpaceX launched its massive Falcon Heavy rocket for the first time, but the company describes tonight's STP-2 mission as one of the "most challenging" launches in its history. It's also the first Falcon Heavy launch to reuse side ...
05:00, 06/25/2019

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

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

Africa Cup of Nations: Cameroon’s Joel Tagueu out after ‘heart defect’ detected • Possible life-threatening defect identified by team doctor• Jonathan Kodjia gives Ivory Coast 1-0 win over South AfricaStriker Joel Tagueu has been withdrawn from Cameroon’s squad at the Africa Cup of Nations after a medical examination revealed a ...
05:17, 06/25/2019

US uses images of canceled aid programs to promote peace plan The Trump administration was using a picture of a program it had financially crippled just months earlier, in order to promote its own controversial economic plan for the Palestinians....
05:17, 06/25/2019

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

An Explosion in Philadelphia Could Make Your Fourth of July Road Trip a Lot More Expensive A fire at the largest refinery on the U.S. East Coast sent gasoline prices soaring, threatening to raise pump prices from Delaware to Maine just as American drivers get set to head off on vacation. Futures jumped 3.9%, the most in more than three mon...
05:34, 06/25/2019

2019 NBA Awards: Bucks' Giannis Antetokounmpo named Most Valuable Player The 2019 NBA Awards took place Monday night at Barker Hangar in Santa Monica, Calif., as Milwaukee Bucks forward Giannis Antetokounmpo was named the NBA's Most Valuable Player....
05:34, 06/25/2019

Neo-Nazis go thirsty as beer banned from far-right festival Neo-Nazis attending a far-right music festival in eastern Germany were made to go thirsty after police seized thousands of litres of beer to stop any threat of violence breaking out....
05:51, 06/25/2019

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

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

College World Series: Michigan pounds Vanderbilt in Game 1 of championship series Pitcher Tommy Henry was stellar and Michigan's offense double up Vanderbilt in hits in a Game 1 win in the College World Series championship series.       ...
06:00, 06/25/2019

UCLA softball star Rachel Garcia named Collegiate Woman Athlete of the Year UCLA softball pitcher Rachel Garcia wins Honda Cup as top collegiate female athlete after leading Bruins to their 13th national title.       ...
06:00, 06/25/2019

Phillies snap 7-game losing skid with 13-7 win over Mets Maikel Franco hit a go-ahead two-run homer, Rhys Hoskins, Jean Segura and Jay Bruce also went deep and the Philadelphia Phillies beat the New York Mets 13-7, snapping a seven-game losing streak       ...
06:00, 06/25/2019

"Restraint Limited": Trump Imposes New "Hard-Hitting" Sanctions On Iran The Trump administration targeted Iran's supreme leader with new sanctions on Monday, using one of the few tools available to punish Iran for downing a US drone after President Donald Trump took......
06:17, 06/25/2019

US Relocates Hundreds Of Migrant Children From Overcrowded Border Station Nearly 250 migrant children have been relocated to children's shelters from an overcrowded Texas border patrol station where attorneys said they had been held for weeks in dirty conditions without......
06:17, 06/25/2019

Prince Harry, Meghan Markle's New Home Cost $3 Million To Renovate Prince Harry and his wife Meghan's new home in Windsor cost 2.4 million Pounds ($3.05 million, 2.7 million euros) to renovate before they moved in, royal accounts showed Tuesday....
06:17, 06/25/2019

Hacker Used $35 Computer To Steal NASA Data. They Found Out A Year Later A hacker used a tiny Raspberry Pi computer to infiltrate NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory network, stealing sensitive data and forcing the temporary disconnection of space-flight systems, the agency......
06:17, 06/25/2019

Nearly one quarter of moms experience postpartum depression or anxiety: StatCan According to recently compiled statistics, almost one-quarter of mothers experience either postpartum depression or an anxiety disorder in the months following birth....
06:34, 06/25/2019

U.S. relocates hundreds of migrant children from overcrowded border station Nearly 250 migrant children have been relocated to children's shelters from an overcrowded Texas border patrol station where attorneys said they had been held for weeks in dirty conditions without adequate food and water....
06:34, 06/25/2019

Ex-Venezuelan oil minister asks U.S. court to set aside $1.4 billion judgment Former Venezuelan Oil Minister Rafael Ramirez asked a federal judge in Houston on Monday to set aside a $1.4 billion default verdict against him in a fraud suit brought by a defunct Houston oil company, according to court documents....
06:34, 06/25/2019

Supreme Court strikes down stiff firearms penalties Conservative Justice Neil Gorsuch sided with the U.S. Supreme Court's four liberal members on Monday in striking down as unconstitutionally vague a law imposing stiff criminal sentences for people convicted of certain crimes involving firearms....
06:34, 06/25/2019

Open Source: the secret sauce to business success Software is at the heart of the digital revolution and, ultimately, it is what determines the success, agility and competitiveness of businesses looking to succeed in today’s fast paced, digital world.Open source is changing the way organisati...
06:34, 06/25/2019

England vs Australia live stream: how to watch Cricket World Cup 2019 match from anywhere The thing we're loving about the 2019 Cricket World Cup is that there are high profile matches around every corner. And they don't come much bigger than this one - England vs Australia. In an Ashes year, this is a dress rehearsal on the big...
06:34, 06/25/2019

Samsung TV catalog 2019: here’s every new Samsung TV coming in 2019 What does 2019 look like for Samsung TVs? The world's biggest manufacturer of televisions is, as always, firing on all cylinders. You can expect to see modular televisions, new 8K upscaling techniques, expanded use of the Bixby smart assistant a...
06:34, 06/25/2019

| Trump Middle East plan | Israel Folau: WATCH the top world news videos for today Trump to release Middle East plan amid heightened tensions | Religious leaders speaking about Israel Folau; here are the top world news videos for today. WATCH....
06:51, 06/25/2019

Joe Jonas and Sophie Turner Prove Power Couple Status in Paris Ahead of Second Wedding Joe Jonas and Sophie Turner are setting the standard for summer fashion. Ahead of their second wedding in France, the duo took off to the fashion capital of Paris to sight-see, celebrate......
07:00, 06/25/2019

Donald Trump net worth 2019: How much is the US President worth compared to Obama and his other predecessors? The 'celebrity president' has boasted frequently about his wealth, but how much is he actually worth, and how much of it came from his father? Megan C. Hills breaks it all down...
07:00, 06/25/2019

Giannis Antetokounmpo becomes very emotional after winning NBA MVP SANTA MONICA, Calif. (AP) — The Milwaukee Bucks fell two games short of the NBA Finals. They won big at the NBA Awards. A tearful Giannis Antetokounmpo earned Most Valuable Player honors and Mike Budenholzer won Coach of the Year on Monday night in S...
07:17, 06/25/2019

Puppy who disappeared after crash found 13 days later FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. (AP) — A recently adopted puppy that disappeared after her owner crashed in Arizona survived 13 days in the mountains and has been reunited with her owner. The Arizona Daily Sun reports volunteers found Bella, a 4-month-old mixed yel...
07:17, 06/25/2019

White House threatens to veto aid bill for migrant families WASHINGTON (AP) — A White House veto threat is raising fresh questions about the fate of a House bill that would provide $4.5 billion to improve the treatment of migrant families detained after crossing the U.S. southern border. In a letter to lawmak...
07:17, 06/25/2019

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

Hernández walk-off, single lifts Red Sox over White Sox 6-5 BOSTON (AP) — Marco Hernández beat out an infield single with the bases loaded in the ninth and the Boston Red Sox rallied to beat the Chicago White Sox 6-5 on Monday night. It was the second straight walk-off victory at home for Boston, which has wo...
07:17, 06/25/2019

Canadian, Russian, American back on Earth from space station MOSCOW (AP) — Three astronauts have safely returned to Earth after spending more than six months aboard the International Space Station. The Soyuz capsule with astronauts from Canada, Russia and the United States landed in the steppes of Kazakhstan a...
07:17, 06/25/2019

UCLA’s Garcia wins Collegiate Woman Athlete of Year LOS ANGELES (AP) — UCLA softball player Rachel Garcia has been named Collegiate Woman Athlete of the Year. Garcia was presented with the Honda Cup on Monday night in a ceremony at Galen Center on the USC campus. The junior pitcher from Palmdale, Cali...
07:17, 06/25/2019

Trump says US soccer star wrong to protest during anthem WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump says he does not think it’s appropriate for a co-captain of the U.S. women’s soccer team to protest during the national anthem. Megan Rapinoe has described herself as a “walking protest”...
07:17, 06/25/2019

Kentucky Soccer 2019 Season Tickets Now On Sale LEXINGTON, Ky. – Season tickets for both the Kentucky men’s and women’s soccer teams are on sale now, online at UKathletics.com/tickets or by calling the UK Ticket Office at (800) 928-2287 (Option 1). Season tickets offer considerable savings over th...
07:17, 06/25/2019

White House threatens to veto House bill aimed at improving treatment of migrant families The White House threatened Monday to veto a Democratic-written $4.5 billion bill aimed at improving the treatment of migrant families detained after crossing the southern border into the U.S....
07:17, 06/25/2019

Mom Driving SUV Kills 3-Year-Old Son in a Game of ‘Chicken’ With Her Children, Prosecutors Charge A 26-year-old Houston woman is being held on a new, higher bail of $25,000 as she faces charges that she played a twisted game of chicken with her three young children, and killed her 3-year-old son when she hit him with her SUV—twice....
07:34, 06/25/2019

Japanese High-Speed Rail Line Was Brought to Standstill by Tiny Slug That Fried on Power Cable Japanese rail company JR Kitakyushu says that one small slug was responsible for a power outage and subsequent delays for an estimated 12,000 commuters on a high-speed rail line in Kyushu on May 30, CNN reported on Monday.Read more......
07:34, 06/25/2019

A God Of War Fan Has Sketched Out A Sequel God of War fan (and professional games artist) Yong Yi Lee has some ideas for a God of War sequel, and instead of writing them down in an overly-long Reddit/Tumblr post, has instead sketched it out....
07:51, 06/25/2019

Overwatch vs Team Fortress 2, A Battle To The Death Overwatch’s rivalry with Team Fortress 2 is about to be settled once and for all, not the on the battlefield, but on a battlefield in Source Filmmaker....
07:51, 06/25/2019

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

The Women's World Cup Video Game Experience Is Sadly Half-Assed The Women’s World Cup has brought together the best teams and players from across the planet, all in the name of some fantastic football (and nightmarish VAR). You might think that, with the eyes of the world upon France and the women’s game, that it...
07:51, 06/25/2019

NBA awards: Doncic top rookie, Siakam most improved Luka Doncic, the No. 3 overall selection who was traded to the Dallas Mavericks on draft day in 2018, won the NBA Rookie of the Year Award on Monday night at the league's awards show in Santa Monica, Calif....
07:51, 06/25/2019

Ecuador's draw with Japan send Paraguay into quarters Japan and Ecuador were eliminated from the Copa America on Monday after their 1-1 draw gifted Paraguay a quarter-final berth as one of the two best third-placed sides....
07:51, 06/25/2019

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

Video footage of Jussie Smollett with rope around his neck released by Chicago Police Chicago police released hundreds of files and nearly 70 hours of video footage on Monday from the investigation into Jussie Smollett's claim back in January that he was attacked by two men -- a claim that police later characterized as a hoax....
08:17, 06/25/2019

This Yankee won’t turn down shot at the Home Run Derby As of Monday, MLB hadn’t directly contacted Aaron Judge, Giancarlo Stanton or Luke Voit about participating in the All-Star Home Run Derby on July 8 in Cleveland. Even if MLB does contact Judge and Stanton, who both recently returned from injuries, t...
08:34, 06/25/2019

Kaapo Kakko gives first impression on life as a Ranger It’s only been a few days, but Kaapo Kakko has already got a taste of what his new life will be like. He flew into Newark Liberty International Airport on Sunday and was greeted by a number of Rangers fans. Later on, he got to see New York City for t...
08:34, 06/25/2019

Q&A: what you need to know about America's student debt crisis Bernie Sanders has a radical plan to wipe out undergraduate and graduate debt for all Americans. Here is what’s at stakeGoing to university in the US is expensive – costing an average of over $34,000 a year in tuition and fees at private universities...
09:00, 06/25/2019

Banning dangerous chemicals could save the US billions | Leonardo Trasande It’s a myth that environmental regulations stifle economic productivity. Harmful chemicals cost the US $340bn a yearThe Trump administration has argued that environmental regulations hold back economic productivity. Yet history suggests that the oppo...
09:00, 06/25/2019

Claudia O'Doherty on her new show, and making it in LA: 'Oh, this doesn't seem real' The Australian comic was ‘in a good mood for three years’ when Judd Apatow asked her to collaborate. Now she’s back home with her own web series, Sarah’s ChannelJust a minute into its first episode, the ABC’s comedy web series Sarah’s Channel makes t...
09:00, 06/25/2019

‘I think therefore I cycle’: 50 years of Dutch protest posters – in pictures We rounded up half a century of protest posters and stickers from campaigns which helped Amsterdam become the ‘cycle capital of the world’Bike City Amsterdam by Fred Feddes and Marjolein de Lange is published by Bas Lubberhuizen Continue reading......
09:00, 06/25/2019

'The Hills: New Beginnings' is like an old friend Not 10 minutes into MTV's "The Hills: New Beginnings," the bubbly is flowing, the lips are glossed and old friends Audrina Patridge, Whitney Port and Heidi Montag sit pool-side and catch each other (and their audience) up on their kids, their feuds a...
09:00, 06/25/2019

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

Puppy found dumped on side of Mississippi road in arm chair BROOKHAVEN, Miss. (WLBT) – A puppy was found dumped on the side of a Brookhaven road in an armchair with a television. A woman who spotted the truck dumping the furniture and pup on Gaston Trail called animal control to get the dog help....
09:17, 06/25/2019

Nissan pours cold water on hopes for quick fix to Renault strain Nissan Motor on Tuesday threw cold water on hopes for a quick fix to its strained relations with France's Renault SA, saying inequality between the partners could unravel their two-decade-old automaking alliance....
09:17, 06/25/2019

'The Notebook' 15th anniversary: The most romantic movie moments ever 'The Notebook,' 'When Harry Met Sally ...' and 'Say Anything' are all marking anniversaries. Here are some of the most romantic movie moments ever.        ...
09:17, 06/25/2019

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

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

Fatal Hawaii skydiving plane crash renews NTSB's call for stricter rules: 'Accidents continue to happen' An NTSB official put the FAA on notice Monday, calling for regulations on parachute operations after a skydiving plane crash in Hawaii killed 11.        ...
09:17, 06/25/2019

University of Utah student Mackenzie Lueck took a Lyft to meet someone at a park. Now she's missing Salt Lake City police are searching for Mackenzie Lueck, who has been missing for a week, though at this point, police are not suspecting foul play.        ...
09:17, 06/25/2019

Police: search continues for missing Utah student Police in Salt Lake City say there still is no sign of missing University of Utah senior Mackenzie Lueck since she was dropped off by a Lyft driver early June 17. A police official says the investigation into her disappearance continues. (June 24) ...
09:17, 06/25/2019

Hidden code reveals Google's plan to make the Pixel 4 camera even better One of the best smartphone cameras on the market (if not the best) is about to get even better. XDA reports that code found in the Google Camera app by one of its senior members allows for wide-gamut P3 color capture. This is the same imaging system ...
09:34, 06/25/2019

Boris Johnson says he is serious about going through with 'no-deal' Brexit Boris Johnson, the favorite to become British prime minister, said he will seek a new Brexit deal with the European Union but if the bloc refuses his demands then he will lead the world's fifth largest economy out without agreement on Oct. 31....
09:34, 06/25/2019

Democracy falls short for people around the world: survey Only half of the world's population thinks their country is democratic, a survey published on Tuesday found, with many Western Europeans viewing banks and social media as threats to democracy....
09:34, 06/25/2019

Three Chinese banks face U.S. action in North Korean sanctions probe: Washington Post Three large Chinese banks could lose their access to the U.S. financial system after a judge found them in contempt for refusing to comply with subpoenas in a probe into violation of North Korean sanctions, The Washington Post reported https://wapo.s...
09:34, 06/25/2019

In Bahrain, U.S. to launch economic part of Mideast peace plan amid skepticism The first stage of President Donald Trump's Middle East peace plan will be launched on Tuesday at a conference the White House touts as a bid to begin drumming up $50 billion in investment but which Palestinians deride as an "economy first" approach ...
09:34, 06/25/2019

Japan economy minister Motegi says to meet USTR Lighthizer this week Japanese Economy Minister Toshimitsu Motegi said on Tuesday he would meet U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer timed with the U.S. official's visit to Japan for the Group of 20 leaders' summit later this week....
09:34, 06/25/2019

Black Widow Set Photos Leak Yelena Belova's Presence in Prequel Movie New set photos from Black Widow's production in Budapest, Hungary have revealed that Yelena Belova might be a part of the film. Given what we know of the Black Widow movie cast, it's likely that......
09:51, 06/25/2019

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

Realme 64-Megapixel Camera Phone With Quad Cameras Showcased Realme CEO Madhav Sheth recently confirmed that the company is working on a phone that will integrate Samsung's 64-megapixel GW1 sensor, and that it will launch in India first....
09:51, 06/25/2019

Council of Europe restores Russia's voting rights Russia has received backing from the Council of Europe's assembly to return to the body. Moscow had its voting rights suspended five years ago over the illegal annexation of the Crimean Peninsula....
10:00, 06/25/2019

Bacteria from your gut may be the key to running farther What separates average athletes from elite ones? Aside from years and years of training, dedication to the craft and natural advantages, it may have to do with what is in your gut. In a paper published this week in Nature Medicine, researchers from t...
10:00, 06/25/2019

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

Jeep Compass Trailhawk Launched In India; Priced At Rs. 26.8 Lakh Jeep has finally launched the most extreme off-road version of the Compass. The Jeep Compass Trailhawk builds on off road credentials with dedicated features, more low end grunt and revised styling in......
10:34, 06/25/2019

Hackers hit global telecoms companies in espionage campaign Hackers broke into the systems of more than a dozen global telecoms companies and took large amounts of personal and corporate data, researchers said.Read More...
10:34, 06/25/2019

Decoding the economy’s puzzling number game I am going to explain to you why the Federal Reserve and everyone else may be confused about what is really happening with the economy. And there will be numbers — a lot of them — that don’t make sense to even the policymakers....
10:51, 06/25/2019

Grubhub repays one eatery $10K over fee protest A riled-up New York restaurateur got a refund of more than $10,000 from Grubhub after he complained about five years’ worth of bogus fees for phone calls that had nothing to do with food orders, The Post has learned. The restaurant owner says he firs...
10:51, 06/25/2019

Iran Says New U.S. Sanctions End Any Chance of Diplomacy Iran said new U.S. sanctions on its supreme leader closed the door on diplomacy and threatened global stability, as American officials renewed efforts to build a global alliance against Tehran....
10:51, 06/25/2019

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

These common drugs may increase dementia risk Drugs that doctors often use in the treatment of overactive bladder, gastrointestinal conditions, and depression may increase dementia risk by almost half....
10:51, 06/25/2019

Norway wealth fund allowed to invest again in Walmart, Rio Tinto, others Norway's $1 trillion wealth fund can invest again in miner Rio Tinto and retailer Walmart after their exclusions from the fund's investments on ethical grounds were revoked, the board of the central bank said on Tuesday....
10:51, 06/25/2019

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

GLOBAL MARKETS-Trade stress hits stocks, dollar frets on Fed doves Asian shares were haunted by trade anxiety Tuesday while the risk of more dovish talk from the Federal Reserve pushed down Treasury yields and the dollar, propelling gold to fresh six-year peaks....
10:51, 06/25/2019

Linde plans $1.4 bln Singapore expansion, signs Exxon supply deal Industrial gases group Linde said on Tuesday it will spend $1.4 billion to boost its Singapore gasification facilities to support the planned expansion of Exxon Mobil Corp's nearby integrated refining complex....
10:51, 06/25/2019

|FromgrowingupinanorphanagetobeingcrownedMrSouthAfrica2019:HeinrichGablerwantstoinspireothers 28-year-old school teacher Heinrich Gabler, who was crowned Mr South Africa 2019, wants to inspire the youth of the country to be the "best versions of themselves."...
11:00, 06/25/2019

Prosecution expert witness admits no evidence of stab wound in Navy SEAL war crimes trial An expert witness called by the prosecution in the court-martial trial of Navy SEAL Eddie Gallagher told the court Monday that there is no physical or photographic evidence to prove a stabbing occurred in the death of an ISIS prisoner back in 2017. ...
11:17, 06/25/2019

Everything You Need to Know About the U.S.-Japan Defense Treaty Irking Trump A longstanding defense treaty between the U.S. and Japan is the latest international agreement to attract the ire of President Donald Trump. He is said to have mused about withdrawing from the treaty because he sees it as one-sided, since it promises...
12:00, 06/25/2019

How to spot manipulated video, from The Post’s Fact Checker The Internet is increasingly populated with viral fake videos — spread by politicians, advocacy groups and everyday users. We set out to develop a universal language to label manipulated video....
12:00, 06/25/2019

Lady Gaga celebrates Oscar win, Pride Month at emotional 'Enigma' show in hometown NYC On Monday, nine-time Grammy winner Lady Gaga brought her usual theatrics, as well as plenty of heart, to her most intimate show in more than a decade.        ...
12:00, 06/25/2019

NATO to endorse measures against Russia over missile treaty BRUSSELS (AP) — NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg says allied defense ministers are set to endorse a list of measures against Russia should it refuse to comply with a major Cold War-era missile treaty. Stoltenberg said Tuesday that “tomor...
12:17, 06/25/2019

Girl Scout dies, 3 hurt after tree falls at Indiana camp CANNELTON, Ind. (AP) — Authorities say a Girl Scout has died and three other people were injured when a tree fell at a camp in southern Indiana. Perry County Sheriff Alan Malone says two children and two adults were taken to hospitals after authoriti...
12:17, 06/25/2019

Dry And Summery Days Ahead Lexington’s had rain for the last 9 days in a row totaling a soggy 4.92″… our normal total for the entire month of June is 4.44″.   We deserve a break… and for more than just today. ...
12:17, 06/25/2019

Malaysia shuts schools after chemical pollution sickens kids KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — Malaysia’s government has shut more than 100 schools in a southern state after chemical pollution sickened dozens of students for the second time in three months. The education ministry ordered 111 government schoo...
12:17, 06/25/2019

Walmart Mexico begins delivering grocery orders sent via WhatsApp You may not give WhatsApp a second glance in the App Store, but in other countries, it's the messaging app of choice. It's so big in Mexico, for instance, that Walmart Mexico is now accepting grocery delivery orders for its Superama superma...
12:34, 06/25/2019

| Ethiopia army chief, local officials killed amid regional 'coup' bid Ethiopia's army chief and a top local leader have been shot dead during an attempt to overthrow a regional government in northern Ethiopia, underscoring political instability in the country as Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed tries to push through reforms....
12:34, 06/25/2019

England v Australia: Cricket World Cup 2019 – live! Cricket World Cup pdates from the match at Lord’sCounty cricket – live! Follow all of the day’s actionAny thoughts? Email or tweet @GeoffLemonSport 11.58am BST 19th over: Australia 106-0 (Finch 52, Warner 49) A couple more runs out to deep midwicket,...
13:00, 06/25/2019

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

Volkswagen Partners With Zoomcar To Provide Cars For Shared Mobility Volkswagen India has announced its partnership with self-drive rental platform Zoomcar to lease its car to customers. The automaker will be selling the Volkswagen Polo through this channel through......
13:51, 06/25/2019

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

Trump's toadyism to Saudi Arabia: a new moral low | Richard Wolffe The Saudis are good customers, Trump says – which evidently outweighs the fact they murdered and carved up a Washington Post journalistIt’s that time of a presidency when every incumbent pretends to be what he isn’t, or to do what he hasn’t. With a r...
13:51, 06/25/2019

Tearful Giannis Antetokounmpo named NBA MVP at end of season awards Greek star led Bucks to league’s best regular-season recordSlovenia’s Luka Doncic named Rookie of the YearThe Milwaukee Bucks fell two games short of the NBA finals, but they won big at the NBA Awards. A tearful Giannis Antetokounmpo earned Most Valu...
13:51, 06/25/2019

Patients’ social media use can threaten the reliability of clinical trials Testing new pharmaceutical treatments is a complicated process. Very often, participants have preferences or hopes, either about what the test should measure or about what the outcome should be. Patients often enrol in the trial seeking access to exp...
13:51, 06/25/2019

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

Hong Kong protesters apologize for disrupting lives HONG KONG (AP) — A small group of Hong Kong protesters have handed out flyers and bowed to passers-by to apologize for a demonstration that jammed the entrance of a government tax office. Those who apologized Tuesday said they are trying to maintain ...
14:00, 06/25/2019

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

| Derby free Lampard to conclude Chelsea return Frank Lampard's return to Chelsea as the club's new manager edged closer as Derby granted permission for the Premier League club to conclude negotiations....
14:17, 06/25/2019

Venmo Users Have Feelings About Your Crappy Etiquette Venmo is a service for financial transactions. It’s also designed like a social network. It’s a strange duality that predictably leads to some awkward questions of what good form looks like on the service. To somewhat answer that question, Venmo comm...
14:17, 06/25/2019

FedEx Sues U.S. Government Over Huawei Confusion, Says It Can't Inspect Every Package for Export Violations FedEx filed a lawsuit against the U.S. Department of Commerce on Monday over restrictions that the Trump regime has put in place against the Chinese telecom giant Huawei. FedEx, which has gotten into trouble with Huawei for misdirecting some of the t...
14:17, 06/25/2019

UPDATE 3-AbbVie to buy Botox-maker Allergan in $63 bln deal Drugmaker AbbVie Inc said on Tuesday it would buy Botox-maker Allergan Plc for about $63 billion, grabbing control of by far the biggest name in medical aesthetics to help reduce its reliance on blockbuster arthritis treatment Humira....
14:17, 06/25/2019

UPDATE 1-Lennar profit beats as lower mortgage rates boost home sales Lennar Corp reported a higher-than-expected quarterly profit on Tuesday, as the No. 2 U.S. homebuilder's sales got a boost from lower interest rates for mortgages, sending its shares up 4% before the opening bell....
14:17, 06/25/2019

Why 2020 Democrats Aren’t Highlighting the Rape Allegation Against Trump It’s been three days days since the writer E. Jean Carroll accused President Donald Trump of rape, but the allegation has caused barely a ripple in the 2020 campaign. The nearly two dozen Democrats vying to unseat Trump have issued statements e...
14:17, 06/25/2019

Mercedes boss optimistic that Ocon will be in F1 next year Mercedes team boss Toto Wolff has taken a dig at Renault counterpart Cyril Abiteboul while remaining confident that French driver Esteban Ocon will secure a seat in Formula One next season....
14:17, 06/25/2019

MLB roundup: Yanks tie homer-streak record Giancarlo Stanton hit his first homer of the season to highlight a seven-run sixth inning, and the New York Yankees tied a major league record by homering for the 27th straight game Monday night before holding on for a 10-8 victory over the visiting ...
14:17, 06/25/2019

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

A 100-Year Austrian Bond at 1.2%. What Fresh Madness Is This? Austria is thinking about a repeat of its 100-year issue, after the success of its 2117 offer. The desperate hunt for yield is taking ever stranger turns....
14:34, 06/25/2019

Dutch to investigate cause of network outage telecom KPN: Justice minister Dutch Justice Minister Ferd Grapperhaus on Tuesday said the government will launch an investigation into how an outage at telecom Royal KPN knocked out the national emergency service number for several hours....
14:34, 06/25/2019

Singapore's Grab invests in London startup Splyt Singaporean ride-hailing firm Grab has invested in London-based startup Splyt Technologies and extended a partnership between the two companies that will expand the reach of Grab's services beyond Southeast Asia....
14:34, 06/25/2019

China Mobile to set up $4 billion 5G industry fund China's largest telecommunications operator China Mobile said on Tuesday it will set up a 30 billion yuan ($4.36 billion) 5G industry fund and has already raised the first installment of 7-10 billion yuan....
14:34, 06/25/2019

Puppy abandoned on side of Mississippi road in armchair, animal control says A puppy found abandoned in an armchair on the side of a Mississippi road wouldn't leave the piece of furniture, hoping its owner would come back, according to animal control....
14:51, 06/25/2019

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

|SAadds22000jobsinfirstquarterof2019-StatsSA Stats SA has published its latest Quarterly Employment Statistics bulletin, which gives an overview of employment in SA's non-agricultural formal sector....
15:00, 06/25/2019

How the Nationals have battled back into the playoff picture A month ago, it seemed the Nats were toast. But they've gotten off the mat and are within striking distance of a wild-card spot. Here are the five biggest reasons why....
15:00, 06/25/2019

Windows Mixed Reality headsets are disappearing from the Microsoft Store Microsoft may be having a change of heart when it comes to its range of Windows Mixed Reality headsets – if the models stocked on its own website is anything to go by.As spotted by RoadtoVR, Microsoft has culled most of the Mixed Reality heads...
15:00, 06/25/2019

Xiaomi forays into personal grooming segment in India with Mi Beard Trimmer After establishing itself as a major consumer electronics player in India, Xiaomi has started to scale up its catalog with ecosystem products. On Tuesday, the company forayed into the personal grooming sector with the announcement of Mi Beard Trimmer...
15:00, 06/25/2019

What the Science Really Says About Grilled Meat and Cancer Risk As backyard cookout season kicks into high gear, many people may be eyeing their sizzling burgers and dogs with suspicion. And for good reason: a number of studies published in the past two decades have turned up evidence that eating charred, smoked,...
15:17, 06/25/2019

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

Relive Revenge Body's Most Inspiring Transformations Ahead of Season 3 Khloe Kardashian always said a bangin' body is the best revenge. Pair that with a healthy mind (elevated confidence and sense of self are must-haves) and you've got yourself a real success......
15:17, 06/25/2019

Best day trips from London, Paris, Boston, San Francisco, Dublin, Cape Town From Reykjavik to Tokyo, these cities give you lots of bang for your travel buck, with lots of options waiting just outside of town.       ...
15:34, 06/25/2019

The best — and worst — US airports for cheap international flights, per new ranking Scott's Cheap Flights reveals a new ranking of the best and worst U.S. airports for cheap international flights.       ...
15:34, 06/25/2019

Best US airports for cheap international flights, per Scott's Cheap Flights Need a flight for cheap? Check out this list of the best airports to fly out of for cheap international flights.       ...
15:34, 06/25/2019

Lightyear One solar-charging EV revealed with 450 mile range Solar-electric hybrid, set for production in 2021, will offer extended range through lightweight construction and innovative powertrain Dutch start-up Lightyear has revealed a prototype of its upcoming new One, which it claims will be the world’s fi...
15:34, 06/25/2019

Zimbabwe shuts out foreign currency to tighten economy With official inflation up markedly, Zimbabwe abandons the use of foreign money at home. It is intended to strengthen the local currency and ween the country off the US dollar and the South African rand....
15:34, 06/25/2019

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

Election deadline sparks fear moderates could be 'purged' from Labour Fears that moderate Labour MPs could be "purged" by Jeremy Corbyn supporters rose today with a former minister announcing that he will not be standing for re-election....
15:34, 06/25/2019

Met Police boss to Donald Trump: We're safer in London than in all major US cities Scotland Yard chief Cressida Dick today hit back at Donald Trump's claims about violent crime in London, saying the capital is safer than all major American cities....
15:34, 06/25/2019

Britain's most powerful people 'more likely to have studied at private school and Oxbridge' Britain's most influential people are five times more likely to have studied at a private school than the general population, according to new research....
15:34, 06/25/2019

Tata Sky Binge Review: 5 Streaming Services in One for a Single Monthly Fee Tata Sky is the latest to try to cash in on the video streaming revolution with its new premium service, Tata Sky Binge. We find out what's so special about it....
15:34, 06/25/2019

Xiaomi Teases Launch of Fast Charger, New Wireless Headphones, and More Xiaomi India is about to turn five. In order to celebrate the occasion, the company is running a Mi Turns 5 festival right now, which includes five weeks of offers, new launches, and more....
15:34, 06/25/2019

"Concrete" progress on reform agenda critical to Brazil economy, inflation -central bank chief Concrete progress on Brazil's economic and fiscal reform agenda is essential to fostering a sustained economic recovery and benign outlook for inflation, central bank president Roberto Campos Neto said on Tuesday....
15:51, 06/25/2019

Traton trading at mid-point of IPO range in grey market Shares in Volkswagen's truck unit Traton were trading on the grey market at around the mid-point of its initial public offering price (IPO) range ahead of its market debut on Friday....
15:51, 06/25/2019

Kenya government, Tullow Oil, Africa Oil and Total sign deal to develop crude oil facility Kenya's government, and oil firms Tullow Oil, Total and Africa Oil Corp have signed agreements for the development of a 60,000-80,000 barrels per day crude oil processing facility for oil discovered in the country's north west, the Petroleum and Mini...
15:51, 06/25/2019

Don't let volatility or the trade war scare you. This is a good time to buy stocks If you are investing for the next three-to five-years rather than minutes, then short-term volatility should not scare you out of stocks.       ...
15:51, 06/25/2019

Italian 'cocaine king,' mob boss escapes from Uruguay prison with 3 others Rocco Morabito, nicknamed the "cocaine king of Milan," escaped from a prison in Montevideo, Uruguay, the country's interior ministry said.        ...
15:51, 06/25/2019

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

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

Houston infant dies with 90-plus fractures; parents charged HOUSTON (AP) — The parents of a Houston infant have been charged in her death after an autopsy found the child suffered a cracked skull and more than 90 fractures just days after being brought home from the hospital. Harris County prosecutors said Mo...
16:00, 06/25/2019

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

U.S. will keep looking to do more Iran sanctions: envoy The United States will continue with its maximum pressure campaign against Iran until Tehran changes its behavior, and will look for ways to impose even more sanctions, U.S. disarmament ambassador Robert Wood told Reuters on Tuesday....
16:17, 06/25/2019

Iran to take new steps to reduce commitment to nuclear deal on July 7 Iran will take new steps to reduce its commitments under its nuclear deal with world powers on July 7, the Secretary of the Supreme National Security Council, Ali Shamkhani, said on Tuesday, according to the Fars news agency....
16:17, 06/25/2019

U.S. seeks funds for Middle East peace plan but details are vague and Palestinians unhappy The Trump administration prepared to launch its $50 billion economic formula for Israeli-Palestinian peace in Bahrain on Tuesday but the Palestinian leadership reiterated its disdain for the plan and Saudi Arabia, envisaged as one of its main bank-ro...
16:17, 06/25/2019

Factbox: No-deal Brexit - what it might mean for UK economy Boris Johnson, the front-runner to be Britain's next prime minister, has raised the prospect of a shock for the world's fifth-biggest economy by pledging to leave the European Union on Oct. 31 without a transition deal if necessary....
16:17, 06/25/2019

Federal debt and deficits set to rise 'substantially,' budget office warns The Congressional Budget Office projected that the federal budget deficit will grow "substantially" over the next few decades, thanks to rising spending on entitlement programs and interest on the federal debt....
16:34, 06/25/2019

35st mum fears she'll die young but struggles to ditch 4,000 calorie-a-day diet A MUM spoke about her weight concerns on 5Star documentary, Eating Ourselves to Death. The diabetic parent worries she will die young due to her 35st bulk....
16:34, 06/25/2019

In Women’s World Cup Origin Story, Fact and Fiction Blur FIFA recognizes a France-Netherlands encounter in 1971 as the first women’s international match. It was no such thing, but that doesn’t diminish the women who took part....
16:51, 06/25/2019

Union at risk from 'us v them' nationalism - Gordon Brown Former prime minister Gordon Brown has warned the future of the United Kingdom is at risk from the rise of "narrow nationalism" that makes people "hate their neighbours"....
16:51, 06/25/2019

'Dog the Bounty Hunter' star Duane Chapman offers fans an update amid wife Beth's medically-induced coma While "Dog the Bounty Hunter" star Beth Chapman remains in a medically-induced coma, her husband Duane offered fans a small update Monday night.        ...
16:51, 06/25/2019

Footage reveals chickens in 'horrifying conditions' at big UK producer Secret filming at three Moy Park farms in Lincolnshire shows birds that are lame, struggling to breathe and surrounded by carcasses One of the UK’s biggest chicken producers has been keeping chickens in cramped conditions on three farms in Lincolnshi...
16:51, 06/25/2019

Nottingham Forest demand former owner return replica of 1959 FA Cup • Fawaz al-Hasawi hit with legal letter after taking trophy• Kuwati prepared to oblige but insists he paid for silverwareIt was the greatest achievement in the history of Nottingham Forest during what has become known as the years BC – Before Clough....
17:00, 06/25/2019

U.S., China agree to renewed trade talks as Donald Trump, Xi Jinping prepare for G20 Ahead of the G20 economic summit in Japan this week, the United States and China have agreed to officially resume trade negotiations with designs on ending a trade conflict that's now into its second year....
17:17, 06/25/2019

Montana Gov. Steve Bullock, running for president, says he can win in Trump country Montana Gov. Steve Bullock says he has something no other Democrat who has thrown their name into the hat for the party's nomination has -- he's won in Trump country....
17:17, 06/25/2019

SpaceX Falcon Heavy launches 24 satellites in government mission SpaceX's third-ever Falcon Heavy rocket launched early Tuesday from Florida, carrying 24 satellites in a complex government mission from Kennedy Space Center....
17:17, 06/25/2019

|WorkspaceproviderWeWorkopensupshopinCapeTown In a statement from the company, WeWork said it will take four of the 11 floors at a property on 80 Strand on a long lease agreement. It is set to open in the fourth quarter of 2019....
17:17, 06/25/2019

Trump to give Medal of Honor to former Army staff sergeant who rescued entire squad in Iraq President Donald Trump will award the Medal of Honor this afternoon to former Army Staff Sgt. David G. Bellavia for his actions as a squad leader in Fallujah, making him the first living Iraq War veteran to receive the recognition....
17:34, 06/25/2019

American Standard Owner Brings Back Ex-CEO In a rare corporate comeback, the ousted chief executive of Lixil Group recovered his job at the Japanese bath and kitchen company with the support of some foreign activist shareholders....
17:34, 06/25/2019

How to Get the Highest Resolution When Watching Movies in iTunes I’m ever-hopeful that Apple will take a look at its Windows iTunes client someday. I realize Apple probably prioritizes this somewhere between “wipe bugs off the windows at Apple Park” and “design a new box for pizzas,” but that doesn’t mean that we ...
17:34, 06/25/2019

Monsoon covers most parts of cane, cotton, soybean fields in India Monsoon rains have covered most parts of cane, cotton, and soybean fields in western India and some parts of rice-sowing areas in central and northern India, the country's weather office said on Tuesday....
17:34, 06/25/2019

Migrant kids moved to federal shelter over conditions at Border Patrol center Nearly 250 migrant children held in unsanitary conditions at a Border Patrol facility in Texas have been moved into the custody of the Department of Health and Human Services, according to a new report. The infants and children were housed at the cen...
18:00, 06/25/2019

Man accused of wife’s murder can use her life insurance to pay for defense A Denver man accused of killing his wife can use more than $500,000 received from her life insurance policy to pay for the lawyers defending him against the murder charge....
18:00, 06/25/2019

Design student unveils world’s fastest jet pack Eat your heart out, James Bond. A 23-year-old design student in the UK has demonstrated the world’s fastest jet pack — a 3D-printed model that can exceed speeds of 50 mph and climb to an altitude of about 10,000 feet. “Five turbojet engines spo...
18:00, 06/25/2019

CHEAP: A bird? A plane? NO — it’s 56% off a DJI Spark Drone Welcome to CHEAP, our series about things that are good, but most of all, cheap. CHEAP! Listen up, because I’ve got great news! You can finally stop looking enviously at your neighbor enjoying playing with their rad drone. The DJI’s Spark Drone is on...
18:00, 06/25/2019

JP Morgan claims big institutions are hot for its (non-)cryptocurrency Despite dividing opinions earlier this year with its “cryptocurrency” JPM Coin, American bank JP Morgan is rolling out its blockchain-based tech to more clients. JP Morgan says potential clients from the US, Europe, and Japan are interested in using ...
18:00, 06/25/2019

This $29 bundle can get you savvy with Google’s own programming language You may not have heard a lot about Google Go, but your friends in web development sure have. Go code runs fast, is easy to use and is perfectly suited to designers creating nimble, yet powerful web experiences....
18:00, 06/25/2019

FDA declines to approve Acer Therapeutics' rare genetic disorder treatment Acer Therapeutics Inc said on Tuesday the U.S. Food and Drug Administration declined to approve its treatment for a severe, rare genetic disorder that can cause blood vessels to fatally rupture, sending its shares plunging as much as 78%....
18:00, 06/25/2019

Triple-threat 'comet interceptor' could explore an undiscovered space object A new mission will intercept an undiscovered comet en route to Earth's orbit, the first of its kind to observe a pristine interstellar object as it enters the inner solar system....
18:17, 06/25/2019

Mysterious 'bathtub rings' around Titan's lakes could be made of 'alien crystals,' study says Saturn's moon Titan has fascinated scientists as it contains lakes that have similar features to those on Earth and is the only other celestial object in the solar system to have surface liquid. In areas of the moon where the liquid has evaporated, d...
18:17, 06/25/2019

Egypt detains prominent opposition leader over alleged anti-government plot Egypt detained a leading opposition figure and allies on Tuesday on charges of plotting to bring down the government, but opposition groups said the arrests aimed to stymie their preparations for parliamentary elections next year....
18:17, 06/25/2019

New Istanbul mayor's star power could be a challenge for Erdogan Istanbul's new mayor now shoulders the expectations of Turkey's long-subdued opposition after he emerged from obscurity to deal President Tayyip Erdogan the biggest election blow of his career....
18:17, 06/25/2019

U.S. Secretary of State Pompeo makes unannounced visit to Kabul U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo met Afghan President Ashraf Ghani during an unannounced visit to Kabul on Tuesday to discuss ongoing peace talks with the Taliban and the security situation ahead of Afghan presidential polls in September....
18:17, 06/25/2019

Palestinian refugees say Trump cannot bury right of return A U.S. Middle East peace plan is stirring anger and apprehension in Palestinian refugee camps around the region by raising the prospect that a long-cherished dream of returning to former homes in what is now Israel will be forever crushed....
18:17, 06/25/2019

Saudi forces say they have captured leader of Yemen branch of Islamic State Saudi special forces have captured the leader of the Yemeni branch of the Islamic State militant group, the Saudi-led military coalition fighting in Yemen said on Tuesday....
18:17, 06/25/2019

Cease-and-desist transforms Mario Royale into DMCA Royale Enlarge / Mario? Who is Mario? My name is Infringio, and I'm a completely original character. (credit: Inferno Plus) Web-based game Mario Royale attracted quite a bit of attention last week by taking Nintendo's well-known mascot and placing him nex...
18:17, 06/25/2019

Call9, a start-up selling digital medical services to nursing homes, is shutting down operations Call9 is shutting down operations and it let go about 100 people in the process, the CEO Timothy Peck told CNBC. But he is continuing to run the company's medical unit, and is planning to pivot the business....
18:17, 06/25/2019

Warren Buffett denies tensions with his partner in troubled Kraft Heinz, supports new Kraft CEO Buffett says he has no tensions with 3G Capital, Berkshire Hathaway's partner in troubled Kraft Heinz. 3G co-founder Jorge Paulo Lemann is "a good friend," he adds....
18:17, 06/25/2019

Keep Paying Your Loans Until Student Debt Actually Gets Canceled It’s an exciting time for Democrats who want to be president, with so many of them running at this early stage that we’re having two debates this week to accommodate 20 leading candidates. Twenty!...
18:17, 06/25/2019

Helicopter pilot killed in June 10 crash flew erratically: NTSB The helicopter pilot killed in a June 10 crash in New York City requested to return to a heliport and then radioed he "did not where" he was before a striking a 54-story building on 7th Avenue, the National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) said in ...
18:34, 06/25/2019

Woman accused of aiding Islamic State, double-crossing U.S., faces up to life in prison A U.S. woman charged with working as an Islamic State recruiter under the code name "Umm Nutella," who agreed to cooperate with the prosecutors but then divulged her deal to extremists while out on bail, could be sentenced to life in prison on Tuesda...
18:34, 06/25/2019

Puppy found dumped on side of Mississippi road in armchair Source: Sharon Norton Brookhaven Animal Control via WLBT BROOKHAVEN, Miss. (WLBT) – A puppy was found dumped on the side of a Brookhaven road in an armchair with a television. A woman who spotted the truck dumping the furniture and pup on Gasto...
18:34, 06/25/2019

Brave grandma kills 4.5-foot-long cobra with shovel to protect neighborhood kids A Pennsylvania grandma smashed a cobra she found on her photo with a shovel. First, she took a couple photos.        ...
18:34, 06/25/2019

Moto G evolution: excellent averageness through the years We spend a lot of time covering the flagship lines of the top smartphone brands: Samsung’s Galaxy S, Google’s Pixels, LG’s G and V series and, of course, Apple’s iPhones. And that’s all well and good, but there are many other phones that have left th...
18:34, 06/25/2019

Samsung may take on the bendy Motorola RAZR with a compact 6.7" Galaxy Fold 2 If you are disappointed by the two current approaches to foldable phones - the horizontal in-folding type of Samsung's Galaxy or the out-folding Mate X - there is another way, and it makes plenty of sense. Sharp has a working prototype and Motorola i...
18:34, 06/25/2019

'The Lion King' turns 25: Whoopi Goldberg, Cheech Marin showed teeth as hilarious hyenas As the animated classic 'The Lion King' turns 25, we shine a light on the madcap hyenas, voiced by Whoopi Goldberg, Cheech Marin and Jim Cummings.        ...
18:34, 06/25/2019

Need To Boost Private Sector Participation In Affordable Housing, Say Experts Budget 2019 expectation: Credit ratings agency CARE Ratings said, in a report listing its expectations from the Budget 2019-20 dated June 25, it expects additional allocation for the Pradhan Mantri......
18:51, 06/25/2019

Budget 2019: 10 Things To Know About 'Budget Briefcase' Union Budget 2019: From economists to analysts to tax experts to the general public, all eyes remain on Budget announcements for any signs of changes in policy in the coming period....
18:51, 06/25/2019

Amid Trade War Between US, China, India Finds An Opportunity: Report Economies, including Vietnam and Malaysia, have benefited from businesses trying to sidestep tariffs, while India has largely missed out on any investment gains....
18:51, 06/25/2019

Next online battle will play on fear of bots, says Facebook official New ‘influence operations’ will openly advertise participation in debate instead of hiding itThe next wave of “influence operations” like those that Russia used to target the 2016 US election will aim to destabilise debate by making voters think bots...
18:51, 06/25/2019

Mindful Chef's healthy recipe of the week: basil pesto tofu, courgetti and black olives Each week, Myles and Giles, founders of healthy recipe box delivery service Mindful Chef, will be sharing an easy mid-week supper recipe exclusively for the Evening Standard...
18:51, 06/25/2019

Meryl Streep, Nicole Kidman, Ariana Grande Join Ryan Murphy's The Prom on Netflix Ryan Murphy has a knack for getting together a star-studded cast, so the ensemble he put together for his Netflix adaptation of the Tony-nominated musical The Prom shouldn't come as a......
18:51, 06/25/2019

Maduro’s ex-spy chief lands in U.S. armed with allegations against Venezuelan government Gen. Manuel Ricardo Cristopher Figuera emerged from hiding in Colombia to allege Cubans in the palace, foreign fighters in the countryside and rot in Maduro’s inner circle....
19:00, 06/25/2019

Ethiopian leader sobs at service for slain military chief Ethiopia’s Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed sobbed openly at a service Tuesday for the military chief who was assassinated by his own bodyguard over the weekend...
19:00, 06/25/2019

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19:17, 06/25/2019

Meet Your New Chief White House Liar Stephanie Grisham, currently the director of communications for First Lady Melania Trump, will be the White House’s new press secretary, the first lady announced on Tuesday....
19:17, 06/25/2019

Deb Haaland Wants Justice for the Wounded Knee Massacre To be awarded a Medal of Honor in the United States, a person must display “great personal bravery or self-sacrifice.” For the past 129 years, that stipulation has effectively included the mindless slaughter of Indigenous people....
19:17, 06/25/2019

Here We Go Again Why anyone in their right mind would want to serve as President Donald Trump’s chief of staff is beyond me: As far as I can tell, the position essentially entails getting yelled at by the president until you finally slink back into the conservative b...
19:17, 06/25/2019

Brazil, Uruguay strong in Copa America, Argentina stutters The group stage of the Copa America ended with Brazil and Uruguay still the favorites and Argentina still unable to meet expectations       ...
19:34, 06/25/2019

'First-cut-of-steel' begins new era in nuclear weapons, submarine warfare Almost nobody knows where they are at any given time, yet nuclear-armed ballistic missile submarines quietly patrol dark domains of the undersea realm in strategically vital waters around the globe, bringing the prospect of unprecedented destruction ...
19:34, 06/25/2019

BMW doubles down on driving with Vision M Next concept A low-slung, two-door, 600-hp, plug-in hybrid concept that previews the brand's design and technology road map, the BMW Vision M Next is the yin to the Vision iNext concept's yang that debuted in 2018 as an incubator of hands-free, autonomous driving...
19:51, 06/25/2019

Acting Customs and Border Protection commissioner to leave as immigration tensions escalate John Sanders, acting commissioner of the Customs and Border Protection agency, will be leaving his post amid reports of troubled facility.        ...
19:51, 06/25/2019

Why the 'too ugly to rape' argument won't go away After E. Jean Carroll accused Trump of rape, he said she was "not his type," a tactic experts say is used to discredit sexual assault victims.        ...
19:51, 06/25/2019

'Back from the dead': Man dies by electrocution before doctors revived him 20 minutes later Michael Pruitt of Taylor, Michigan, was dead by the time he reached Beaumont hospital. Doctors weren't deterred.        ...
19:51, 06/25/2019

AP Top Stories June 25 A Here's the latest for Tuesday, June 25th: Iran says no negotiations with U.S.; Congresswoman says most migrant children removed from Border Patrol facility; Brush fire burns dozens of cars; SpaceX rocket launches with 24 satellites.   ...
19:51, 06/25/2019

'I'm an opportunist': With all eyes on the Judiciary Committee, the office across the hall seeks to capitalize For months, all eyes have been on the House Judiciary Committee. With his office across the hall, Rep. Brian Babin sees an opportunity.        ...
19:51, 06/25/2019

Prime Day 2019 starts on July 15th and lasts for 48 hours Amazon’s Black Friday in July event is back for another year, and Prime Day 2019 will be bigger than ever. The retailer will offer Amazon Prime subscribers more than a million deals over two whole days, so you’ll have an extra 12 hours to...
19:51, 06/25/2019

Cyprus court sentences Army officer to seven life terms for killing foreign women, children The Cyprus army captain that pleaded guilty to killing seven foreign women and girls over the course of nearly 3 years was sentenced Monday to seven life prisons....
19:51, 06/25/2019

Iranian regime's repression of Christians ‘shocks the conscience’ A horribly familiar description of the Iranian regime’s persecution of Christians and other minorities emerged from a U.S. State Department report on religious freedom published Friday....
19:51, 06/25/2019

Unique chance to confirm methane spikes – and perhaps life – on Mars NASA’s Curiosity rover has detected a brief burp of methane on Mars, and we may be able to confirm the signal because satellites were monitoring the same region...
19:51, 06/25/2019

Hackers target major UK supermarket’s Twitter with phoney Bill Gates Bitcoin scam Hackers took control of British multinational retailer Tesco’s Twitter account yesterday, urging followers to send Bitcoin to a wallet address and promising to return twice the value received. Luckily, though, Tesco’s followers did not fall for the B...
20:00, 06/25/2019

Adult Swim festival to feature Rick And Morty preview, glorious return of Dethklok The second annual Adult Swim festival just became even more attractive with two extremely awesome additions to its 2019 lineup: A special sneak preview screening of Rick And Morty’s season four premiere and the most righteous return of Dethklok. The ...
20:00, 06/25/2019

Ryan Murphy to take Meryl Streep, Ariana Grande, Nicole Kidman, Awkwafina, and others to Netflix's Prom Ryan Murphy is kicking off his shiny new Netflix deal with a bit of a bang: Per Deadline, Murphy has consulted his impressively stuffed Rolodex of big-name friends to help him bring his film adaptation of the Tony-nominated stage musical, The Prom, t...
20:00, 06/25/2019

Morrissey says Nigel Farage would 'make a good prime minister' as he voices support for right-wing group For Britain Morrissey has voiced his support for the right-wing political group For Britain, said Nigel Farage would "make a good prime minister" and claimed "everyone prefers their own race"....
20:00, 06/25/2019

Elderly man tried to kidnap 10-year-old boy in Queens: cops An elderly man was busted for allegedly trying to snatch a 10-year-old boy from his parents off a Queens street, cops said on Tuesday. A boy was walking with his parents near Roosevelt Avenue and 59th Street in Flushing around 5:30 p.m. Monday when 7...
20:17, 06/25/2019

Motorcyclist dies after slamming into car making U-turn A Queens motorcyclist was killed when he accidentally slammed into another car making a U-turn in Brooklyn, cops said. Andrew Vasapoli, 33, was driving his 2010 green Kawasaki motorcycle west on Flatlands Avenue, from East 94th Street to East 93rd St...
20:17, 06/25/2019

EU Expands Its Stack of Trade Deals The European Union is building a free-trade coalition of the willing, one deal at a time, as Vietnam joins countries including Canada, Japan, Mexico and Singapore that in recent years signed trade accords with the EU....
20:17, 06/25/2019

Sometimes You Just Need A Good Game For When You're Zombified After a bunch of travel my brain is pretty much leaking out of my ears. Last night, I needed to play a game that would make me remember how to do critical thinking, but also wasn’t so involved that I would bounce off of it. Enter SteamWorld Quest....
20:17, 06/25/2019

Federal, state officials announce robocall crackdown targeting scammers who placed 1 billion calls Federal and state authorities on Tuesday announced they had punished dozens of illegal robocallers that allegedly placed an estimated 1 billion spam calls to consumers, a crackdown they said should send a signal about the government's heightened atte...
20:17, 06/25/2019

Condé Nast Sells W Magazine; Stefano Tonchi Out as Top Editor The company acquiring the bimonthly fashion title, which also owns Surface and Watch Journal, named Sara Moonves, the current style director, as W’s next editor in chief....
20:34, 06/25/2019

Two more tourists suffered mystery illnesses on Dominican Republic trips More mysterious illnesses are coming out of the Dominican Republic, including a Canadian woman who was “poisoned” by a strange odor in her hotel room that sent her into a terrifying fit of spasms, a report says. Tina Hammell of Ontario sa...
20:34, 06/25/2019

Melania Trump’s spokeswoman to be next White House press secretary First lady Melania Trump announced Tuesday that her spokeswoman Stephanie Grisham would replace outgoing White House Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders. “I am pleased to announce @StephGrisham45 will be the next @PressSec & Comms Director! She ha...
20:34, 06/25/2019

House Adds New Policy Restrictions Ahead of Border Funding Vote House Democrats pressed toward a vote on $4.5 billion in humanitarian aid to address the plight of migrants at the southern border, as leaders moved to quell a revolt....
20:51, 06/25/2019

U.S. border agency acting head to leave July 5 amid child detentions outcry The acting commissioner of the U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) agency, John Sanders, is resigning and will leave his post on July 5, the agency said on Tuesday, a move that coincides with an outcry over the treatment of detained migrant chil...
20:51, 06/25/2019

Powell says Fed is wrestling with whether to cut rates, insulated from politics Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell on Tuesday said the U.S. central bank is "insulated from short-term political pressures," as policymakers wrestle with whether to cut rates as President Donald Trump has demanded....
20:51, 06/25/2019

Zion Williamson receives inspiring message from New Orleans legend: 'Passing the torch to you' The New Orleans Pelicans selected Zion Williamson with the top pick in the NBA Draft on Thursday and he immediately brought joy and excitement to fans in the city....
20:51, 06/25/2019

St. Louis Cardinals' Jordan Hicks, who has thrown some of the fastest pitches in MLB this season, tears UCL St. Louis Cardinals pitcher Jordan Hicks has thrown pitches at 104 and 103 mph this season but the hard-throwing right-hander is facing tough reality of what it means to throw like that....
20:51, 06/25/2019

Christine Sinclair tributes pour in after Canada eliminated from Women's World Cup The Canadian women’s soccer team lost to Sweden in the round of 16 stage of the Women’s World Cup in what could be Christine Sinclair’s final international game....
20:51, 06/25/2019

US women's soccer star Megan Rapinoe hypes match against France: 'I hope it's a total s--t show circus' The U.S. women’s soccer team’s victory over Spain in the round of 16 at the Women’s World Cup on Monday gives them a matchup in the quarterfinal against France – the tournament’s host country....
20:51, 06/25/2019

Lennar profit beats as lower mortgage rates boost home sales Lennar reported a higher-than-expected quarterly profit on Tuesday, as the No. 2 U.S. homebuilder's sales got a boost from lower interest rates for mortgages....
20:51, 06/25/2019

Budderfly raises $55 million to cut companies’ energy bills Budderfly, a Shelton, Connecticut-based startup that delivers corporate customers energy savings without out-of-pocket-costs, has raised $55 million.Read More...
20:51, 06/25/2019

Microsoft to add more OneDrive consumer storage plans; new Personal Vault security feature Office 365 consumer subscribers soon will be able to buy up to an extra 1TB of storage for a fee. And OneDrive web, mobile and Windows 10 PC users are getting a new secure-storage feature for no additional charge....
20:51, 06/25/2019

Refinery fire probe continues; no health concerns found PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Officials say it will take some time to determine the cause of last week’s fire and explosion at a Philadelphia refinery, but nothing of concern to public health has been found. Fire Commissioner Adam Thiel says investigator...
21:00, 06/25/2019

US government investigating poultry price-fixing claims CHICAGO (AP) — The U.S. government is investigating price-fixing charges against the country’s biggest poultry companies. The Department of Justice tipped its hand last week when it requested a temporary halt to discovery proceedings in a 2016 ...
21:00, 06/25/2019

Judge upholds $6.6M judgment against rapper Yo Gotti WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. (AP) — A North Carolina judge is refusing to throw out a $6.6 million judgment against rapper Yo Gotti. The Winston-Salem Journal reports the rapper, whose legal name is Mario Mims, appeared in court Monday asking for the decision...
21:00, 06/25/2019

BC-KY–Kentucky News Digest 2:15 pm, KY Here’s a look at how AP’s general news coverage is shaping up in Kentucky. Questions about coverage plans are welcome and should be directed to the AP-Louisville bureau at (502) 583-7718 or aplouisville(at)ap.org. Beth Campbell is on the ...
21:00, 06/25/2019

Texas woman charged with capital murder in death of son, 8 DALLAS (AP) — A Texas woman has been charged with capital murder in the death of her son after a relative told police the mother said demons told her to kill the 8-year-old. Tisha Sanchez was being held Tuesday in the Dallas County jail on a $750,000...
21:00, 06/25/2019

Sailor killed at Pearl Harbor to be escorted to Wyoming LARAMIE, Wyo. (AP) — A motorcade will escort the remains of a sailor who died during the 1941 Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor from Denver to the burial site in Wyoming. The Laramie Boomerang reports the remains of Navy Machinist’s Mate 1st Clas...
21:00, 06/25/2019

Virginia Beach considers independent shooting investigation NORFOLK, Va. (AP) — The city of Virginia Beach may soon commission an independent investigation into the mass shooting that claimed 12 lives last month, but the findings might not come out quickly enough for some victims’ families and state law...
21:00, 06/25/2019

Wrongfully convicted man is killed 13 years after release JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — A Mississippi man who spent nearly 12 years imprisoned for a wrongful conviction has been fatally shot, 13 years after his release. Jackson police say 44-year-old Cedric Willis was killed Monday on a city street. No one has been...
21:00, 06/25/2019

Expelled student facing more rape charges remains jailed HUNTINGTON, W.Va. (AP) — A man who was allowed to remain enrolled at Marshall University despite being accused of raping a student will stay in jail after being expelled amid new sexual assault charges. A West Virginia circuit court judge ordered Tue...
21:00, 06/25/2019

Petrochemical fire spews thick black smoke in southern Spain MADRID (AP) — A fire at a petrochemical plant in southern Spain has sent a massive plume of black smoke into the air near Gibraltar. The blaze broke out Tuesday at an industrial zone near Algeciras. The Andalusian emergency service said on Twitter th...
21:00, 06/25/2019

Wash Your Cars, You Cowards Summer is here and all excuses you have for not washing your car (and really, are there even any legitimate ones?) have gone out the window. The sun is out, the weather is nice and everyone is generally in a better mood. Get your car to the car wash!...
21:00, 06/25/2019

Why Your Daily Assignments Aren't Tracking in 'Harry Potter: Wizards Unite' Even though it’s a bit of a time-sink, I’ve been using the new Harry Potter: Wizards Unite mobile game (iOS, Android) as a great excuse to get outside and walk around more. I kind of have to, since there’s a daily achievement that you can only unlock...
21:00, 06/25/2019

Porsches at Prescott makes debut at famous hillclimb venue The inaugural Porsches at Prescott event brought a famous 956 Group C car and more than 40 competing Porsches to the popular Gloucestershire-based hillclimb venue...
21:17, 06/25/2019

Jenzer signs Giorgio Carrara to replace Artem Petrov in FIA F3 Jenzer Motorsport has signed Argentinian driver Giorgio Carrara to replace Artem Petrov in the FIA Formula 3 squad from this weekend's Red Bull Ring round...
21:17, 06/25/2019

BMW, Audi used road car, Le Mans knowledge to beat DTM engine issue BMW and Audi have used their Le Mans 24 Hours and production car expertise to get on top of the reliability problems caused by the new-for-2019 DTM Class One engine...
21:17, 06/25/2019

Hyundai dealers to offer customers Lyft rides through CDK app Hyundai dealers in the United States will offer Lyft Inc rides to customers getting their vehicles serviced at dealerships, the companies said on Tuesday, the latest in a string of partnerships by the ride services company....
21:34, 06/25/2019

Bill Cosby's conviction appeal takes aim at 'other accusers' allowed to testify at his trial Bill Cosby's appeal continues his criticism of the judge who allowed other accusers to testify against him at his sex-crimes trial last year.        ...
21:34, 06/25/2019

Energy Stocks Diverge From Oil Prices Energy shares are sliding this week despite oil’s climb—a divergence some analysts say could last if geopolitical tensions in the Middle East continue to escalate....
21:34, 06/25/2019

Unidentified Buyer Adds to the Caravaggio Mystery An unidentified collector bought a possible Caravaggio, pre-empting the first auction of a painting said to be by the Italian Baroque master in at least 40 years....
21:34, 06/25/2019

John Legend Thinks He and Chrissy Teigen Could Have a Variety Show The Grammy (and Oscar, and Tony, and Emmy...) winner reflects on his family business with Chrissy Teigen, his new French wine and his dream of owning a vineyard...
21:34, 06/25/2019

‘Now comes the reckoning’: Trump arrives at global gathering with most of his foreign policy gambits in the balance The president’s ‘America first’ agenda faces a crucial test at the Group of 20 summit in Osaka with time running out to score a breakthrough as he begins to make the case for reelection....
21:34, 06/25/2019

Russia Missile Deal Related To Sovereignty, No Backtrack: Tayyip Erdogan President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said Tuesday that NATO-member Turkey would take delivery of Russia's S-400 missile defence system in July - a deal that has created tensions with the United States....
21:51, 06/25/2019

In Bahrain, U.S. Tries to Promote Mideast Peace Through Prosperity A conference organized by the White House was meant to show the economic benefits of its peace plan to Palestinians and Israelis. But major players were absent....
21:51, 06/25/2019

Phase one of US Middle East peace plan greeted with scepticism No Israelis or Palestinians present for launch of plan that shreds decades of diplomacyThe first phase of the Trump administration’s long-awaited peace plan for Israel and Palestine has been rolled out to scepticism, anger and outright derision.A co...
21:51, 06/25/2019

Best mobile workstations 2019: the most powerful laptops for businesses If you're looking for the best mobile workstations of 2019, then you've come to the right place. In this article, we've picked the best, most powerful, business laptops in the world.Before we begin, though, what is a mobile workstation...
21:51, 06/25/2019

NordVPN adds password manager to security suite As part of its ongoing efforts to protect its users security, NordVPN has announced that it is creating a new generation password manager called NordPass.NordPass will boast a full range of features to help ensure that passwords are as secure as poss...
21:51, 06/25/2019

What Is Amazon Prime Student, and Is It Worth It? This article originally appeared on Tom's Guide and has been inducted into our Future University Back to School guide Amazon Student gives college students access to free 2-day shipping and a variety of other Amazon-specific services at hal...
21:51, 06/25/2019

Italy v China: Women's World Cup 2019 last 16 – as it happened Italy will face either Holland or Japan in the quarter-finals 6.55pm BST A goal in each half gave Italy a deserved victory, although China played some neat stuff for long periods without ever looking capable of penetrating the Italians’ iron defence....
21:51, 06/25/2019

APNewsBreak: Lawsuit claims Utah hotel exploited immigrants SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — The luxury Grand America Hotel in Salt Lake City is accused in a lawsuit of luring workers from the Philippines to a program that promised training and cultural immersion but instead forced them to work long hours doing menial j...
22:00, 06/25/2019

Prosecutors say no criminal charges in Illinois ammonia leak WAUKGAN, Ill. (AP) — Prosecutors in northern Illinois say they won’t file criminal charges in connection with an April anhydrous ammonia leak that sickened more than 40 people, including first responders. The (Waukegan) News-Sun...
22:00, 06/25/2019

In NATO debut, new Pentagon chief aims to 'internationalize' Iran effort Acting U.S. Defense Secretary Mark Esper said on Tuesday he aimed to recruit support from NATO allies for U.S. efforts to deter conflict with Iran and "open the door to diplomacy," as he made his international debut as Pentagon chief....
22:00, 06/25/2019

Stan Lee's 'first novel for adults' to be published this autumn Spider-Man and X-Men creator’s teenaged-superhero story A Trick of the Light also to be released this week as audiobookOne of the late Stan Lee’s final projects, a superhero origins story about two teenagers with extraordinary powers who must come to...
22:00, 06/25/2019

When TV audiences attack: why Julie from Friends and Betty Draper don’t deserve our venom Lauren Tom has revealed she was booed during Friends tapings – but she is not the only actor to come up against unexpected and explosive fan furyIn these days of unrestrained online rage, registering one’s disapproval of a fictional character with a ...
22:00, 06/25/2019

Act your age: teens put the sheen on films about growing up Like Eighth Grade, Boyhood and the new comedy Good Boys, the most authentic coming-of-age movies feature casts still in the throes of adolescence Film has a sometimes troubling relationship with authenticity. However, in coming-of-age films, the auth...
22:00, 06/25/2019

Twins pictured smiling together hours before one allegedly stabbed the other A pair of New Jersey identical twins were seen smiling together with friends in a photo posted to social media less than two hours before one sister allegedly stabbed the other to death. Anna and Amanda Ramirez, 27, were pictured grinning and palling...
22:00, 06/25/2019

Beacon HS teacher in botched experiment says she put safety first The Manhattan teacher accused of botching a chemistry experiment that left a student badly burned claimed Tuesday that she always put safety first in the classroom. “Stop, drop and roll yourself when your clothes are on fire,” Anna Poole ...
22:00, 06/25/2019

Elizabeth Warren Wants to Create a New Agency to Fix America’s Laughable Election Security Presidential candidate and professional plan-haver Elizabeth Warren just proposed an overhaul of American elections touching on improved cybersecurity and opening access to voting. The crux of the senator’s plan is to vastly strengthen federal oversi...
22:00, 06/25/2019

Legion Is Back, and It Knows What It Did The highest-browed superhero TV series ended on a low note for both characters and viewers last season. Last night’s Legion season three premiere—the final season—was a sort of recalibration to season one, where David is dealing with several mental h...
22:00, 06/25/2019

Audio Surveillance Systems at Schools Appear To Confuse Laughter With Aggressive Behavior The deeply founded fear of school shootings is being capitalized on by tech companies shilling their surveillance systems that can purportedly detect the threat of violence. But according to a recent report, these systems are still far from dependabl...
22:00, 06/25/2019

The Everglades Are on Fire The Democratic National Committee refuses to hold a climate change-focused debate despite calls for one from activists and candidates. And now, it would seem the Everglades are also helping to make their case.Read more......
22:00, 06/25/2019

Caravaggio painting found in French attic sold to mystery foreign buyer A mystery foreign buyer has snapped up a painting by Italian master Caravaggio that was discovered five years ago in a French attic before it could be sold at auction, the auction house said on Tuesday....
22:17, 06/25/2019

Hurry and claim your free four-month Apple Music subscription right now at Groupon (new users only) It's definitely not every day that you get the chance to claim a free four-month subscription to the world's second most popular music streaming platform, but believe it or not, that's precisely the amazing deal Groupon is offering for the second tim...
22:51, 06/25/2019

Samsung has two budget flagships on the way, one with 5G support The Galaxy S10 lineup, Galaxy Fold, and Galaxy Note 10 series (including 5G models) mean that by the end of this summer Samsung will have introduced a total of ten Snapdragon 855-powered smartphones. The company isn't stopping there, though.Snapdrago...
22:51, 06/25/2019

What Democratic debates have historically revealed about the candidates' skills and character Even if the debate stage will be more crowded than ever, recent history shows they can reveal the candidates' skills and character - even if the two stand at odds....
22:51, 06/25/2019

|ShoMadjozisharesphotosofherselfwithCardiBatBETs Congratulatory messages are still streaming in for Sho Madjozi on social media, and now we can add Carbi B to the list of celebs who have praised the star for her BET win....
22:51, 06/25/2019

UPDATE 1-Disney poaches Netflix film-making chief for streaming service - Deadline Walt Disney Co has hired the head of Netflix Inc's original film division, Matt Brodlie, for its streaming service Disney+, according to a report by Deadline on Tuesday....
22:51, 06/25/2019

UPDATE 6-AbbVie looks beyond Humira with $63 bln deal for Botox-maker Allergan Drugmaker AbbVie Inc said on Tuesday it would acquire Allergan Plc for about $63 billion, giving AbbVie control over the lucrative wrinkle treatment Botox and buying time to seek new growth before its blockbuster arthritis treatment Humira loses U.S...
22:51, 06/25/2019

Woodford close to hiring bankers to sell stakes in Atom Bank, Oxford Nanopore - Sky News Woodford Investment Management is close to hiring bankers to sell its stakes in private companies Atom Bank and Oxford Nanopore, part of a rescue bid aimed at raising hundreds of millions of pounds, Sky News reported on Tuesday....
22:51, 06/25/2019

Sanders, Warren blast Sinclair’s purchase of Disney RSNs A trio of Democratic presidential hopefuls are urging close scrutiny of Disney’s $10.6 billion sale of its 21 regional sports networks to Sinclair Broadcast Group, a conservative-leaning TV-station owner. In a letter this week, US Sens. Bernie Sander...
23:00, 06/25/2019

Capitals defenseman Brooks Orpik announces retirement, calling it ‘a pretty easy decision’ “I’ve been extremely lucky to have the best job in the world for many years, but my body is telling me it is time to move on to something new,” said the two-time Cup winner....
23:17, 06/25/2019

Women's World Cup: Netherlands and Japan deliver classic The European champions battled the Asian champions in the final Round of 16 tie at the 2019 Women's World Cup. While the Netherlands progressed, it was the drama of the game itself that deserved acknowledgement....
23:34, 06/25/2019

Migrant children relocated as US Border Agency commissioner resigns Around 250 children have been moved from a squalid detention center that was lacking in food, water, and medicine. Customs and Border Agency commissioner John Sanders has resigned his post amidst the backlash....
23:34, 06/25/2019

Billionaire Czech prime minister's business ties fuel corruption scandal It's the Czech Republic's largest protest since 1989. Some 250,000 people have taken to the street calling for Andrej Babis to resign amid a corruption scandal that intertwines his government and former business empire....
23:34, 06/25/2019

Jared Kushner's plan for Palestinians: What's (not) in it? Donald Trump's son-in-law has finally presented his economic plan that envisages prosperity for the Palestinian people. Expectations were high, but political realities are conspicuous by their absence....
23:34, 06/25/2019

These are Apple's 3 best inventions since the iPhone (AAPL) Marcio Jose Sanchez/AP Apple isn't just "the iPhone company." Apple has released several game-changing inventions over the years, some of which could be even more important than the iPhone. Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. For it...
23:34, 06/25/2019

7 celebrities who have given up being vegan Rich Fury/Getty Images Although many people are vegan, a plant-based diet doesn't work for everyone. Some celebrities have been open about their experiences giving up a vegan diet. Although she said she followed a plant-based diet for eight years, ...
23:34, 06/25/2019

Black Ops 4 Update 1.19 Patch Notes Latest: Call of Duty PS4, Xbox One and PC Changes BLACK OPS 4 has just launched a new update for the game on PS4 and Xbox with PC to follow. Here's everything you need to know about the new update launched today....
23:34, 06/25/2019

Is The Simple Life Coming Back With Paris Hilton and Lindsay Lohan? Not So Fast... Paris Hilton and Lindsay Lohan, together again for the first time on The Simple Life?! Not so fast. A verified The Simple Life Twitter account started tweeting on Tuesday, June 25 with......
23:34, 06/25/2019

Michael Jackson's Estate Pays Tribute 10 Years After His Death It's been 10 years since Michael Jackson's death. On Tuesday, The Michael Jackson Estate released a statement in which it paid tribute to the late King of Pop. "Ten......
23:34, 06/25/2019

Martens sends Netherlands through to maiden quarter-finals The Netherlands reached the women's World Cup quarter-finals for the first time when Lieke Martens' last-gasp penalty earned them a 2-1 victory against Japan on Tuesday....
23:34, 06/25/2019

Raptors president Ujiri confident team can sign Leonard Toronto Raptors president Masai Ujiri said Tuesday he has met with Kawhi Leonard, who is days away from becoming a free agent, and is confident the NBA champions can re-sign the superstar....
23:34, 06/25/2019

Djokovic has sympathy for Nadal over Wimbledon seedings gripe Spaniard Rafael Nadal received support from Wimbledon champion Novak Djokovic on Tuesday after criticising the unique seedings formula used by the grasscourt Grand Slam which gets underway at the All England Club on Monday....
23:34, 06/25/2019

D’Angelo Russell, Lakers taking reunion buzz to next level D’Angelo Russell could be headed toward another marriage with the Lakers, just two years after their messy divorce. And shockingly, Magic Johnson could be helping them walk back down the aisle. It was Johnson — then the Lakers president —...
23:51, 06/25/2019

Wladimir Klitschko rescued in yacht fire: ‘Careful what you wish for’ Wladimir Klitschko is happy to resume his quiet retirement. The 43-year-old, former world heavyweight champion boxer was evacuated — along with family and friends — from a yacht off the coast of Spain this past weekend, after the ship caught fire. Kl...
23:51, 06/25/2019

How Steve McLendon’s role will evolve after Jets drafted Quinnen Williams 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...
23:51, 06/25/2019

Kenny Wooten is latest addition to Knicks’ summer league team The Knicks are planning to sign an Oregon big man and it’s not Bol Bol. Oregon sophomore power forward Kenny Wooten Jr. has committed to signing to the Knicks’ summer-league team and likely will be given a chance to make the main roster in trai...
23:51, 06/25/2019

NATO gives Russia 5 weeks to destroy missiles violating INF Treaty NATO Secretary-General Jens Stoltenberg gave Russia five weeks to destroy ground-launched missiles that violate a treaty with the United States banning certain short- and intermediate-range missiles....
00:00, 06/26/2019

Chronic Stress Makes Captive Orcas Sick and More Likely to Die Young Diseases and premature deaths among confined orcas are linked to the tremendous stresses endured by these aquatic mammals as a result of their captivity, according to new research.Read more......
00:00, 06/26/2019

Wayfair CEO Refuses to Stop Furnishing Concentration Camps: Report Wayfair, an e-commerce giant that sells home goods, is reportedly fulfilling an order for $200,000 worth of bedroom furniture to a government contractor managing the border camps.Read more......
00:00, 06/26/2019

France failing to tackle climate emergency, report says Stark warning comes as UK commits to net zero emissions target for 2050France is falling behind on tackling the climate emergency despite ambitious promises to reduce greenhouse gas emissions, a new report has found, saying Paris is worryingly far fr...
00:00, 06/26/2019

Bill Cosby appeals 2018 conviction for Pennsylvania sex attack Bill Cosby's lawyers on Tuesday appealed his Pennsylvania conviction for drugging and sexually attacking former Temple University administrator Andrea Constand at his home near Philadelphia in 2004....
00:00, 06/26/2019

Fedora 31 to drop 32-bit kernel, retain support for 32-bit programs Proposed changes to a future version of the popular Linux distribution will decrease maintenance overhead while retaining support for 32-bit programs....
00:17, 06/26/2019

Yankees option Jonathan Holder It’s been a rough couple of weeks for Jonathan Holder. Took this down to double-check the numbers. No, they’re correct. Ouch. Jonathan Holder’s last six appearances, including tonight: 5 1/3 IP, 13 H, 13 ER (21.94 ERA). — Bryan ...
00:17, 06/26/2019

Egypt detains opposition leader accusing him of anti-government plot Egypt detained a leading opposition figure and allies on Tuesday on charges of plotting to bring down the government, but opposition groups said the arrests aimed to stymie their preparations for parliamentary elections next year....
00:34, 06/26/2019

U.S. to consider sanctions in case of more Sudan violence A top U.S. State Department official who deals with Sudan said on Tuesday that Washington was considering all options, including possible sanctions, if there was more violence after a deadly assault on protesters in Khartoum early this month....
00:34, 06/26/2019

UPDATE 1-Woodford close to hiring bankers to sell stakes in Atom Bank, Oxford Nanopore -source Woodford Investment Management Ltd is close to hiring bankers to sell its stakes in private companies Atom Bank and Oxford Nanopore Technologies, a source close to Woodford told Reuters on Tuesday....
00:51, 06/26/2019

CORRECTED-UPDATE 1-Disney poaches Netflix film-making chief for streaming service - Deadline Walt Disney Co has hired the head of Netflix Inc's original film division, Matt Brodlie, for its streaming service Disney+, according to a report by Deadline on Tuesday....
00:51, 06/26/2019

|ContractedenergygrouphasdeliverednofueltoSAAforsixmonths Despite being contracted to provide 2 million litres of jet fuel per month to state-owned airline SAA at OR Tambo, EML Energy has not provided any fuel since November, the judicial commission of inquiry into state capture heard on Tuesday....
01:00, 06/26/2019

|WATCH:Trumpokay'withanyoutcome'frommeetingwithXi US President Donald Trump views this week's meeting with Chinese President Xi Jinping as a chance to see where Beijing stands on the two countries' trade war, and is "comfortable with any outcome" from the talks, according to a senior US official....
01:00, 06/26/2019

Netflix loses 'The Office' after 2020 to NBCUniversal's service Wondering what the most watched show on subscription streaming is? According to NBC it's The Office, and as such, it's no surprise that once the company's agreement with Netflix expires at the end of 2020, it's keeping the show fo...
01:00, 06/26/2019

San Francisco is officially the first US city to ban e-cigarette sales San Francisco's expected ban on e-cigarettes is about to become a practical reality. The city has voted in favor of a measure banning sales and and deliveries of e-cigarette products, making it the first urban center to approve just such a meas...
01:00, 06/26/2019

A 'One Punch Man' game is coming to consoles and PC At last, there's a full-fledged One Punch Man game coming to consoles and computers. Bandai Namco has announced work on One Punch Man: A Hero Nobody Knows, an "action fighting" game for PC, PS4 and Xbox One. It's a three-on-three brawler ...
01:00, 06/26/2019

Twelve South’s HiRise Wireless charger is made for your desk or on-the-go Twelve South has released a new wireless charger that essentially functions as three chargers in one. The HiRise Wireless has a desktop charging stand for your smartphone and a removable USB-C wireless charging pad for when you're on-the-go. Tha...
01:00, 06/26/2019

Meryl Streep, Ariana Grande, James Corden join cast of Netflix's 'Prom' from Ryan Murphy An all-star cast including Meryl Streep, Ariana Grande, James Corden, Nicole Kidman and others, are set to star in Ryan Murphy's film adaptation of Broadway musical "The Prom" for Netflix....
01:17, 06/26/2019

You Only Have A Year and a Half Left to Watch The Office on Netflix Oh my god, OK, it's happening. Everybody stay calm. STAY F--KING CALM! The Office is officially leaving Netflix...in 2021. That means you only have a year and a half left......
01:34, 06/26/2019

‘Thumbs Down Guy’ launches GoFundMe for medical bills A GoFundMe page purportedly belonging to “Thumbs Down Guy” Gary Dunaier was launched recently in an effort to raise money for medical bills. “I’m Gary Dunaier, better known as “Thumbs Down Guy” of baseball and meme fame,”...
01:34, 06/26/2019

What Will Democrats Look for in Debates? Someone They Can Imagine Onstage With Trump Four years after Donald J. Trump blew up the expectations for how a candidate is expected to behave in a debate, he will loom over the 20 Democrats who take the stage in Miami this week....
01:34, 06/26/2019

Inside the Journey to Reinvent One of the World’s Greatest Restaurants For more than 13 years, Noma was a mecca for foodies. The Michelin-starred Copenhagen restaurant boasted glowing reviews and frequently topped best-of-year lists, making it nearly impossible to score a reservation. Specializing in food with a Nordic ...
01:34, 06/26/2019

Jesse Watters: Jussie Smollett 'staged the attack,' 'we know the truth' "The Five" seemed taken aback by new video in the Jussie Smollett case released by the Chicago Police Department showing the entertainer wearing a noose and his alleged assailants dressed in hazmat suits in a cab....
01:51, 06/26/2019

Elizabeth Warren calls to decriminalize border crossings Sen. Elizabeth Warren, D-Mass., is the latest 2020 Democrat to be in favor of decriminalizing border crossing as the field of candidates continue to move left on immigration. ...
01:51, 06/26/2019

AOC criticized for promoting worker strike at company selling beds to border facilities Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, D-N.Y., received a wave of mockery on Tuesday after she lended her support to a workers' strike at a company that provides beds for migrants at U.S. detention centers....
01:51, 06/26/2019