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Some say the answer to climate change is to stop or heavily reduce flying, but that would have grave consequences for people, jobs and economies all over the world, says ...

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Amish buggy driver spotted rocking out to stereo, pounding beers Cops pulled over a horse and buggy in Ohio when they saw the two Amish men inside pounding beer as they rode — and found a massive rocking stereo system in the back, according to a report. The Trumbull County sheriff’s deputies in North Bloomfield al...
10:17, 09/18/2019

Nissan and EDF to expand smart charging partnership Two firms will focus on vehicle-to-grid charging systems - which could allow owners to make money by plugging in their car Nissan and energy giant EDF Group have reached a deal to work together to develop smart charging technology for electric vehic...
10:17, 09/18/2019

A 7th person has died from vaping-related causes A California man has become the seventh person to die from a vaping-related illness in the United States as the nation's leading health agency activates emergency operations to better investigate the outbreak of lung injuries associated with e-cigare...
10:51, 09/18/2019

America’s aging population is leading to a doctor shortage crisis (CNBC) As America’s population ages and demand outpaces supply, a physician shortage is intensifying. Projections from the Association of American Medical Colleges say the U.S. will see a shortage of 46,900 to 121,900 physicians by 2032 in primary an...
10:51, 09/18/2019

The iPhone 11 has the same amount of RAM as the iPhone 6 and you shouldn’t give a shit Apple revealed its new series of iPhones last week. While the company released almost all specifications of these devices such as processor, camera sensors, and screen resolution, their RAM and battery sizes were unknown. Now, thanks to the Chinese c...
11:17, 09/18/2019

Over 13.7M US medical test records found unsecured on servers Medical records belonging to millions of patients across the world, including echocardiograms and X-rays, are stored on insecure servers that did not have basic security precautions in place, a new investigation by ProPublica has found. “Data from mo...
11:17, 09/18/2019

3 dead as speedboat trying to set record crashes off Venice Italian firefighters say three people aboard a speedboat have been killed in Venice when their vessel crashed into a dike offshore of the lagoon city...
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Ultimate Boxxer preview Donnelly is something of an expert over three rounds and will take some stopping. Matt Bozeat previews Ultimate Boxxer The post Ultimate Boxxer preview appeared first on Boxing News....
11:17, 09/18/2019

Imelda weakens into tropical depression: NHC Imelda weakened into a tropical depression, the U.S. National Hurricane Center said on Tuesday, adding that heavy rains and life-threatening flash flooding will continue to spread inland over southeast Texas during the next day or two....
11:17, 09/18/2019

Chelsea 0-1 Valencia highlights: Watch Champions League goals and action as Frank Lampard's men suffer defeat Frank Lampard's first Champions League match as Chelsea manager ended in defeat on Tuesday as Ross Barkley missed a late penalty in a 1-0 home loss to Valencia....
11:17, 09/18/2019

Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp blames referee and VAR as penalty costs side dearly at Napoli Jurgen Klopp blamed referee Felix Brych and VAR for Liverpool's failure to earn what he felt would have been a merited point from their Champions League visit to Napoli....
11:17, 09/18/2019

What Mets are showing fans even though dream is likely over “The answer is … four?” — Thornton Melon, “Back to School” DENVER — Yes, after the Mets’ 6-1 defeat of the Rockies on Tuesday night at Coors Field, combined with the Cubs’ 4-2 loss to the Reds over in Wrigley Field, the Mets’ miracle fantasy re...
11:51, 09/18/2019

Mike Yastrzemski homers in first game at Fenway Park Another Yastrzemski has homered at Fenway Park. San Francisco’s Mike Yastrzemski, the grandson of Hall of Famer Carl Yastrzemski, belted a home run in the fourth inning of the Giants’ 7-6, 15-inning win over the Red Sox on Tuesday night. ...
11:51, 09/18/2019

Yankees’ Luis Severino gem ruined by Dellin Betances nightmare All year, Luis Severino and Dellin Betances were the right arms the Yankees hoped would return in time to help them in the postseason. And after Betances flashed some of his old stuff when he finally made his season debut on Sunday in Toronto after b...
11:51, 09/18/2019

Yankees will get clarity on Giancarlo Stanton’s role soon Of all the important Yankees on the verge of returning, perhaps there are more questions surrounding Giancarlo Stanton than any other. The team could finally begin getting some answers soon. Stanton, who has been limited to nine games, could be activ...
11:51, 09/18/2019

Fantasy Football Week 3: Trade Values Chart helps you find the right upgrade Whether you're 2-0 or 0-2 or somewhere in between, now is the perfect time to swing a trade. Dave Richard's updated Trade Values Chart can help you find the right deal....
11:51, 09/18/2019

Former J&R Music location at 25 Park Row prowling for a tenant Just a home-run hit from the site of the World Trade Center, the former J&R Music location at 25 Park Row is finally ready for a new tenant and can be set up as just a retail location — or include upper-floor offices. The base of the new 50-story lux...
11:51, 09/18/2019

Creative brands on the move to Brooklyn Brooklyn is getting traction as creative brands once again start to take advantage of lower rents and city tax incentives. According to CBRE’s 2019 second-quarter report, tenants migrating from Manhattan represented 17% of Brooklyn’s total leasing ac...
11:51, 09/18/2019

Downton Abbey Opens Its Doors With Airbnb - But There's A Catch Two Downton Abbey fans will soon get the chance to live like a Crawley for a night when Highclere Castle, the main filming location for the Emmy Award-winning drama, lists on Airbnb....
11:51, 09/18/2019

Comment Of The Day: Green Is Good Edition There are good greens, and then there are some less than good greens. I love a nice British Racing Green. I’m a fan of Porsche’s Viper Green. Mint Green rules. Chevrolet’s “Shock” is a highlighter color that looks spectacular on the Camaro. But is Fo...
11:51, 09/18/2019

Trump to deal fatal blow to California auto emissions authority The Trump administration is expected to announce plans Wednesday to eliminate California's authority to set limits stricter than federal regulations for greenhouse gas emissions limits for passenger cars....
12:34, 09/18/2019

Frank Sinatra’s attorney warned star not to marry Marilyn Monroe over her suicidal thoughts, podcast claims Frank Sinatra’s romance with Marilyn Monroe reached a screeching halt after he learned of her dark past, entertainment journalist Charles Casillo alleges....
13:00, 09/18/2019

Warren gets stumped by Colbert when pressed on middle-class tax hikes to fund Medicare-for-all Sen. Elizabeth Warren, D-Mass., faced an unexpected grilling from "Late Show" host Stephen Colbert on whether or not the middle class will face a tax hike to fund Medicare-for-all. ...
13:00, 09/18/2019

Samoa's tattooed rugby players to cover up at times in Japan Samoan rugby players will wear skin suits to cover their traditional tattoos during some training sessions at the World Cup in order not to offend their Japanese hosts....
13:34, 09/18/2019

China's slowing economy could be incentive for it to make a trade deal with the US China's economic slowdown keeps getting worse. That could give the country incentive to repair its trading relationship with the United States and take more steps to stimulate its economy....
13:34, 09/18/2019

Grotesque tragedy unlikely to shame Fifa into action over Iran’s ban on female fans | Marina Hyde Toothless urgings followed the death of Sahar Khodayari, who – faced with prison for trying to watch football – set herself on fireThe grim tragedy of Sahar Khodayari once again forces Fifa to pick the most expedient version of itself. Is it an organ...
13:34, 09/18/2019

Liverpool might be the best but the rest have done their homework | Barney Ronay Napoli showed how to play against Jürgen Klopp’s side by looking to exploit the space behind Liverpool’s full-backsIls sont les meilleurs! In the buildup to this game Jürgen Klopp had been at pains to play down any suggestion Liverpool came to Naples...
13:34, 09/18/2019

County cricket: Hampshire v Somerset, Essex v Surrey and more – live! County Championship updates from around the groundsThe Spin: sign up and get our weekly cricket emailAnd feel free to email Tanya, tweet her or post BTL 12.24pm BST Warwickshire creeping up on Nottinghamshire’s mammoth total. Banks just out for 41; b...
13:34, 09/18/2019

Wales attempt to steady ship after Rob Howley bombshell at Rugby World Cup WRU knew about suspected betting breach a week agoThe ‘devastated’ assistant coach has returned homeThe Welsh Rugby Union has revealed it was first made aware of Rob Howley’s suspected breach of World Rugby’s betting regulations last Wednesday follow...
13:34, 09/18/2019

England mobile phone ban imposed for Rugby World Cup matchdays • England party briefed following Wales betting scandal• Six suspicious incidents of approaches in 2015 tournamentEngland players and staff have been told not to use their mobile phones on World Cup matchdays amid the Wales betting scandal that has r...
13:34, 09/18/2019

Warren Gatland speaks after Howley sent home for suspected betting breach – video Wales head coach Warren Gatland has revealed he was 'shocked' by the news that his assistant coach Rob Howley had been sent home from their World Cup training camp in Japan due to a suspected betting breach. Gatland admited the news had sent shockwav...
13:34, 09/18/2019

Ranking NFL's 0-2 teams: Who should hit panic button and who's still alive? Starting off 0-2 doesn't have to be a death knell, but only 12.6% of NFL teams that dropped consecutive games to open the season made it the playoffs.       ...
13:34, 09/18/2019

UN Environment Chief Inger Andersen: 'The solutions are there' In her role as of the new head of the United Nations Environment Program, Danish economist Inger Andersen talks to DW about the need to think big when it comes to climate change – and to learn from our mistakes....
13:34, 09/18/2019

Clear Skies In Mohali Ahead Of 2nd India vs South Africa T20I The Mohali match is being looked forward to after the first India-South Africa T20I at Dharamsala was rained out without even the toss being completed....
13:34, 09/18/2019

HP debuts Elitebook Dragonfly 2-in-1 with ultra-light chassis, 24-hour battery life The new HP Elite Dragonfly 2-in-1. [credit: Valentina Palladino ] The commercial PC space can be slow to catch up to the consumer space when...
14:01, 09/18/2019

Facebook to crack down on extremism by training AI with police videos Facebook will work with law enforcement agencies to train its artificial intelligence systems to detect videos of violent events as part of its ongoing battle against extremism on the platform....
14:01, 09/18/2019

Peter Weber is the new ‘Bachelor.’ Here’s why some viewers are upset. Fans voiced disappointment that viewer favorite Mike Johnson, who also could have been the first black star of "The Bachelor," was overlooked by producers....
14:02, 09/18/2019

Shivpal Singh Yadav Will Re-Contest From His UP Seat If Disqualified Shivpal Singh Yadav, president of the Pragatisheel Samajwadi Party Lohia (PSPL), has said that he is ready to seek re-election from his Jaswantnagar assembly seat in Uttar Pradesh if he is......
14:02, 09/18/2019

Tropical storm Jerry form in Central Atlantic: U.S. NHC Tropical Storm Jerry has formed in the central Atlantic and is likely to move near the northern Leeward Islands by Thursday night or Friday, the National Hurricane Center (NHC) said in its latest advisory on Wednesday....
14:34, 09/18/2019

Futures on back foot before Fed policy decision U.S. stock index futures dipped on Wednesday as investors waited for the Federal Reserve's decision on interest rates in what has been a rocky week for global markets....
14:34, 09/18/2019

Explainer: Why Asia's biggest economies are backing hydrogen fuel cell cars China, Japan and South Korea have set ambitious targets to put millions of hydrogen-powered vehicles on their roads by the end of the next decade at a cost of billions of dollars....
14:34, 09/18/2019

Toyota banks on Olympic halo for the humble bus to keep hydrogen dream alive Buses may not be the most glamorous mode of transport but at the 2020 Tokyo Olympic games, they will represent Toyota Motor Corp's best bet for wider acceptance of hydrogen power - technology so far eclipsed by electric vehicles....
14:34, 09/18/2019

U.S. lawmakers urge Trump administration to restore India's trade privileges Forty-four members of the U.S. Congress have urged President Donald Trump's trade representative to restore trade concessions to India, saying the withdrawal of the privilege had led to retaliatory tariffs from New Delhi which were hurting U.S. indus...
14:34, 09/18/2019

France sending experts to investigate Saudi oil attack: Elysee France will send experts to Saudi Arabia to help with investigations into an attack on Saudi oil installations, President Emmanuel Macron's office said on Wednesday....
14:34, 09/18/2019

| WATCH | Driver rams car into Trump Plaza lobby Police say a car smashed through the glass-doored front lobby of the Trump Plaza in New Rochelle, New York. Authorities told WABC-TV the incident on Tuesday night did not appear to be intentional....
14:34, 09/18/2019

Gujarat Extends Deadline To Implement New Fines For Traffic Violations In a partial relief to people, the Gujarat government on Wednesday said the new penalties for traffic offences related to helmet and pollution-under-control (PUC) certificates would come into force......
14:34, 09/18/2019

Elizabeth Warren offers a confident, "No thanks, I got this" to Stephen Colbert's campaign advice It’s campaign season everybody, in that it’s still more than an entire goddamned year until Election Day. That means that the ever-so-slowly narrowing field of Democrats jostling to be the one to hurl Donald Trump into the Potomac (politically speaki...
14:34, 09/18/2019

Netflix releases trailer for Living Undocumented series produced by Selena Gomez Today, Netflix released a trailer for Living Undocumented, a new documentary series about eight undocumented immigrant families living in the United States. According to a press release, the idea is to use their stories—which range from “harrowing to...
14:34, 09/18/2019

Merriam-Webster adds 530 words to online dictionary, including "dad joke" and gender-neutral pronouns What did the cheese say to the other cheese when it was about to take a picture? “Smile!” That, dear readers, is an example of what Merriam-Webster would call a “dad joke,” which is to say that it’s “a wholesome joke of the type said to be told by fa...
14:34, 09/18/2019

Legion writer Jennifer Yale to adapt Chuck Palahniuk's Invisible Monsters for TV It looks like Hollywood is finally ready to take another stab at the works of Fight Club author Chuck Palahniuk, a decade after we all forgot that Clark Gregg (of MCU fame!) directed an adaptation of Choke with Sam Rockwell. According to Deadline, Fa...
14:34, 09/18/2019

Israeli election: lengthy coalition talks loom as early results point to deadlock Rivals Benjamin Netanyahu and Benny Gantz both pledge to form coalition as counting continuesBenjamin Netanyahu and his main rival, Benny Gantz, have both vowed to lead Israel’s next government, despite early results and exit polls appearing to show ...
14:34, 09/18/2019

Saudi oil attack: Rouhani dismisses US claims of Iran role as 'slander' Iranian president says Houthis launched attack as warning to Saudis for starting Yemen warThe Iranian president, Hassan Rouhani, has described American claims that Tehran was involved in the devastating attack on Saudi Arabian petroleum facilities as...
14:34, 09/18/2019

Sandy Hook group releases 'hard to watch' school shooting awareness video Mark Barden, the co-founder of Sandy Hook Promise, hopes the PSA will inspire people to take actionSandy Hook Promise, the group founded after 20 first graders and six adults were murdered in Newtown, Connecticut, released a video on Wednesday that b...
14:34, 09/18/2019

The viral selfie app ImageNet Roulette seemed fun – until it called me a racist slur During a strange week for Asian Americans, the app – which is part of an art project – achieved its aim by underscoring exactly what’s wrong with artificial intelligence How are you supposed to react when a robot calls you a “gook”?At first glance, I...
14:34, 09/18/2019

To decarbonize we must decomputerize: why we need a Luddite revolution Big tech claims AI and digitization will bring a better future. But putting computers everywhere is bad for people and the planetOur built environment is becoming one big computer. “Smartness” is coming to saturate our stores, workplaces, homes, citi...
14:34, 09/18/2019

Revoke and remain: inside the Lib Dem party conference – podcast With a new leader in Jo Swinson and the defection of six MPs to the party, Lib Dems are hoping for a resurgence. Rachel Humphreys reports from party conference. Plus Vince Beiser on the black market in sand This week the Liberal Democrats met amid a ...
14:34, 09/18/2019

'Truth is funnier than anything': the life of Preston Sturges told by his son In a revealing new biography, Tom Sturges looks back on the life of his writer-director father despite barely knowing him“If ever a plot needed a twist, this one does.” That’s one of the most arch, and celebrated lines in Preston Sturges’ Sullivan’s ...
14:34, 09/18/2019

Trump ally Corey Lewandowski clashes with Democrats in testy hearing Former campaign manager accuses lawmakers of ‘petty and personal politics’ as judiciary committee considers impeachmentDonald Trump’s former campaign manager accused lawmakers of “focusing on petty and personal politics” in a testy hearing, as he con...
14:34, 09/18/2019

China's young climate heroes fight apathy – and the party line Zhao Jiaxin and Howey Ou are trying to convince Beijing to take radical carbon-cutting actionOne is a student engineer who became obsessed after watching an incendiary film about air pollution. The other is a 16-year-old who went on China’s first cli...
14:34, 09/18/2019

China to auction 10,000 tonnes of pork from state reserves Release of food staple comes amid soaring prices and African swine flu epidemicChina will auction 10,000 tonnes of pork from its state reserves as surging prices threaten to mar an important political holiday.The sale on Thursday will be limited to 3...
14:34, 09/18/2019

Truex: Las Vegas NASCAR victory vindicates form after winless run Martin Truex Jr says his Las Vegas NASCAR Cup win vindicates the direction his Joe Gibbs Racing Toyota squad has been working in, despite an extended run without victories...
14:34, 09/18/2019

Study: U.S. abortion rate falls to lowest level since 1973 legalization Abortions in the United States have dropped to its lowest level since the practice was legalized 45 years ago, amid recent increases in laws preventing access to the procedure, said a new study published Wednesday....
14:34, 09/18/2019

Reliance Jio To Be Among Top 100 Global Brands In 3 Years: Report Reliance Jio now has a subscription base of over 340 million. Jio's current brand value is $4.1 billion, according to the report, titled "BrandZ Top 100 Most Valuable Global Brand for 2019". The......
15:00, 09/18/2019

Germany extends anti-Islamic State mission in Iraq by 1 year Chancellor Angela Merkel’s Cabinet has approved extending Germany’s military participation in an international coalition against the Islamic State group...
15:00, 09/18/2019

Facebook Launches Three New Portal Devices No One Asked For Last year, Facebook launched Portal, its first hardware device, to tepid reviews. Today, Facebook is proving it can’t take a hint and is announcing three new Portal products: the Portal Mini, Portal TV, and a redesigned Portal. Read more......
15:01, 09/18/2019

Shocking Breaking News! Lord of the Rings TV Show to Film in New Zealand Amazon Studios just announced the filming location for its upcoming Lord of the Rings prequel show. And after searching far and wide it settled on...drumroll please...New Zealand!Read more......
15:01, 09/18/2019

U.S. Air Force Warns There's a Chance an American and Russian Satellite Could Collide Overnight Earlier today, the private American firm Bigelow Aerospace was notified by the U.S. Air Force that its Genesis II spacecraft has a slim chance of smashing into a dead Russian spy satellite.Read more......
15:01, 09/18/2019

DOJ Sues for All of Edward Snowden's Book Profits Just when he thinks he’s out, they pull him back in. On Tuesday, the U.S. Department of Justice announced new legal action against exiled NSA whistleblower Edward Snowden. The DOJ hopes to recover any profits he makes from the sale of his new book.Re...
15:01, 09/18/2019

Old Glory-hating arsonist ignites American flag at Manhattan store An Old Glory-hating arsonist ignited a flag hanging on an exterior gate of a Manhattan storefront in an incident captured on surveillance video, police said. The suspect, riding a white bicycle, pedaled up to the security gate on the outside of the s...
15:01, 09/18/2019

Warren had her own segregationist gaffe during Washington Square rally During a speech to 20,000 supporters in Manhattan Monday, Elizabeth Warren hailed Frances Perkins, who became a workers rights activist after the deadly 1911 Triangle Shirtwaist Factory fire. But Perkins had a less admirable and less well known legac...
15:01, 09/18/2019

‘Predator’ posed as NYC restaurateur to hit up hostess for sexual favors: suit A serial “sexual predator” posed as a restaurant owner and called one of his underlings for sexual favors, a new lawsuit alleges. Steven F. Ferris allegedly phoned a hostess working at Soho greasy spoon Charlie Bird pretending to be her b...
15:01, 09/18/2019

Afghanistan and Iraq veterans were the 'ground zero' of the opioid crisis: Study Veterans who were stationed in Afghan and Iraqi war zones after the 9/11 terror attacks have been hit hardest by the opioid crisis, according to new research....
16:01, 09/18/2019

Daily on Healthcare: Vape shops push back at flavored e-cigarette ban Subscribe today to the Washington Examiner magazine and get Washington Briefing: politics and policy stories that will keep you up to date with what's going on in Washington. SUBSCRIBE NOW: Just $1.00 an issue!...
16:01, 09/18/2019

UK falls behind G7 rivals on work automation planning The UK is falling behind its G7 rivals when it comes to preparing for mass automation of the workplace and the so-called Fourth Industrial Revolution, MPs have warned....
16:02, 09/18/2019

Congress threatens to subpoena Juul, saying vaping company isn't cooperating with probe The House subcommittee that oversees consumer product investigations launched its a probe of Juul in June. Subcommittee chairman Rep. Raja Krishnamoorthi, D-Ill., said Juul has not fully complied with the panel's request....
16:02, 09/18/2019

How Batman Nearly Died in 1985, Only to Return as The Dark Knight On Batman's 80th anniversary, DC archivist Benjamin LeClear tells us how the Dark Knight cheated death thanks to Frank Miller, the effects of Batman's popularity from Batman: The Animated Series......
16:02, 09/18/2019

Home favorite Osaka makes winning start at Pan Pacific Open Hometown hero Naomi Osaka recovered from a sluggish start to beat Bulgarian qualifier Viktoriya Tomova 7-5 6-3 and reach the quarter-finals at the Pan Pacific Open in Japan on Wednesday....
16:02, 09/18/2019

Young Yaz homers in Fenway debut San Francisco Giants outfielder Mike Yastrzemski homered Tuesday in his first game at Fenway Park, the former home venue of his grandfather, Hall of Famer Carl Yastrzemski....
16:02, 09/18/2019

'Feel free to leak this': Inside the Pelosi-Nadler impeachment schism In a closed-door meeting last week, Speaker Nancy Pelosi stunned lawmakers and aides with a swipe at Democratic staff on the House Judiciary Committee. Pelosi criticized the panel’s handling of impeachment in harsh terms, complaining committee aides ...
16:51, 09/18/2019

Israel Elections: Netanyahu Is in Trouble, and Other Takeaways Israeli voters went to the polls on Tuesday for the second time in five months. The results aren’t certain, but Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu failed to gain the support he had hoped for....
16:51, 09/18/2019

Okinawa PraisePro Electric Scooter Review Okinawa launched its new electric scooter, the PraisePro, in India and we get an opportunity to ride the new electric scooter and see how it fares as a daily ride....
16:51, 09/18/2019

Formula E: Mahindra Racing Announces New Team Manager & Chief Mechanic For 2019-20 Season With the 2019-20 Formula E season set to begin later this year, Mahindra Racing has appointed David Clarke as the new Team Manager and Paul Willett as the Chief Mechanic....
16:51, 09/18/2019

New TVS NTorq With LED Headlamp Teased TVS Motor Company has released a new teaser video for an updated version of the NTorq 125 scooter on its social media handles. The new video provides a glimpse of the new LED headlamp and daytime......
16:51, 09/18/2019

France to scrap breathalyser laws News 18 Sep, 2019 Motorists will soon no longer be required to carry breathalysers in their car when driving through France following law change...
16:51, 09/18/2019

Missiles and drones that hit Saudi oil fields: Made in Iran, but fired by whom? Enlarge / Smoke billows from Saudi Aramco's oil processing plants in Abqaiq and Khurais, Saudi Arabia, after attacks on September 14—attacks that used drones and possibly cruise missiles built in Iran. (credit: Orbital Horizon/Copernicus Sentinel Dat...
16:51, 09/18/2019

HP debuts Elite Dragonfly 2-in-1 with ultra-light chassis, 24-hour battery life The new HP Elite Dragonfly 2-in-1. [credit: Valentina Palladino ] The commercial PC space can be slow to catch up to the consumer space when...
17:17, 09/18/2019

Fed's job gets more complex as fed funds rate moves out of bounds Stress in U.S. money markets loomed over a Federal Reserve policy meeting on Wednesday with new data showing that the central bank's target interest rate had drifted outside the level set by the central bank for the first time since the 2007-2009 fin...
17:17, 09/18/2019

Instant view: U.S. fed funds rate breaks above Fed's target range A key interest rates the Federal Reserve aims to influence to control monetary policy broke above the top-end of the central bank's target range for the first time since the global credit crisis more than a decade ago....
17:17, 09/18/2019

U.S. fed funds rate breaks above Fed's target range A key interest rates the Federal Reserve aims to influence to control monetary policy broke above the top-end of the central bank's target range for the first time since the global credit crisis more than a decade ago....
17:17, 09/18/2019

CNN Puts Corey Lewandowski on TV Less Than a Day After He Bragged About Lying to Media If, gun to my head, I were forced to give world class asshole Corey Lewandowski credit for anything, it would be for how enthusiastically he celebrates the fact that he is a shameless liar....
17:17, 09/18/2019

Sword in the Stones: 3,200-Year-Old Weapon Unearthed Near Spanish Megalith Archaeologists working on the Spanish holiday island of Majorca (Mallorca) have made a surprising discovery. They came across a 3,200-year-old sword, completely by accident at a Bronze Age site. It is one of the few weapons from that era found on the...
17:17, 09/18/2019

St. Louis undercover cop claims officers beat him during anti-police protests A St. Louis cop is accusing his own police department of pummeling him while he was working undercover during a protest in 2017 – and then trying to cover it up....
17:17, 09/18/2019

Anti-Christian messages branded in red spray paint on Texas churches Three houses of worship across the same neighborhood in Dallas are now emblazoned with anti-Christian messages written in red spray paint after someone targeted the churches over the weekend. ...
17:17, 09/18/2019

Florida couple had sex inside patrol car after arrest for riding bicycles while drunk: reports A couple arrested in Florida late Friday for riding their bicycles while intoxicated made matters worse for themselves when they started having sex in the back of the patrol car, authorities say....
17:17, 09/18/2019

North Carolina sheriff indicted in plot to kill former deputy over racially charged recording A North Carolina sheriff was indicted Tuesday in connection with a plot to kill one of his deputies who claimed to have a recording of him using racial slurs. ...
17:17, 09/18/2019

Chinese woman pleads guilty in California 'birth tourism' scheme, prosecutors say A woman who ran a California “birth tourism” business that charged Chinese clients tens of thousands of dollars to help them give birth in the United States has pleaded guilty to federal criminal charges, The U.S. Attorney’s Office announced on Tuesd...
17:17, 09/18/2019

Two-drug combo more effective at lowering blood sugar in diabetes patients Prescribing metformin and vildagliptin to people newly diagnosed with type 2 diabetes reduced their long-term blood sugar levels more than single-drug therapy in a recent study....
17:17, 09/18/2019

Facebook Portal TV brings video calls into your living room – via your television Facebook has announced a new entry in its range of Portal smart displays, the Portal TV – designed to make use of your big-screen TV for large-scale video calls.Clipping to the top of a flatscreen TV, the Portal TV is essentially hacks your te...
17:51, 09/18/2019

Facebook and Instagram bring music features to Stories in India Facebook today announced a host of new features for Facebook and Instagram in India for users to better express themselves through music. Get ready for music in Stories, Live streams and on people’s profiles.Music is often regarded as an entir...
17:51, 09/18/2019

Ready to grab an iPhone 11 deal? These EE exclusives are the way to go A dual camera set-up, the fastest CPU on the market and a half eaten logo - what else could we be talking about other than the brand new iPhone 11? And for those ready to invest in Apple's latest, we have the perfect option for you in the form o...
17:51, 09/18/2019

Death Stranding will be 'really fun', says Kojima – once you're halfway through It seems like every other day Hideo Kojima is spilling some new, odd details about Death Stranding. The latest? Death Stranding won't get "really fun" until about halfway through.In an interview with Gamereactor at Tokyo Game Show 2019, the aute...
17:51, 09/18/2019

Four new full-frame Tamron lenses slated for October release – but only for Sony Alpha users? Back in August, lens manufacturer Tamron released a teaser that promised four new optics would be arriving for full-frame mirrorless cameras – and now another teaser points to an October announcement.The first teaser showed the company's ...
17:51, 09/18/2019

Matt Wallace column: I'm feeling refreshed and ready for PGA Championship challenge at Wentworth On Sunday, at the KLM Open I probably played some of the best golf of my life from tee to green and I feel like I'm getting closer to the perfect make-up of me as a golfer....
17:51, 09/18/2019

| Nigerian police hold suspect after 8 women killed in hotels Nigerian police investigating the murders of at least eight women lured to hotels in the southern city of Port Harcourt say they have arrested a suspect....
18:34, 09/18/2019

Pompeo meets with Saudis to coordinate response to suspected Iranian attacks POMPEO’S GULF MISSION: President Trump has dispatched Secretary of State Mike Pompeo to Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates to coordinate the response to Saturday’s missile and drone strike that temporarily knocked out about half of Saudi Arabi...
18:34, 09/18/2019

Category 3 Hurricane Humberto set to make close pass off Bermuda as busy Atlantic season continues Bermuda is warning its residents to make their final storm preparations Wednesday as Hurricane Humberto is set to make a close pass off the island, bringing maximum sustained winds of 120 mph....
18:34, 09/18/2019

No end in sight to Nigeria's border closures  Nigerian border crossings with Benin and Niger remain sealed despite a warning from West Africa's regional grouping that the the shutdown is harming prosperity....
18:34, 09/18/2019

Opinion: Ineos Grenadier is more convincing now than ever Building a credible Land Rover rival with zero experience won't be easy, but Ineos has the ingredients to make it work When Sir Jim Ratcliffe first discussed his own line of simpler-than-the-Defender 4x4s in earnest, the idea that a company with no ...
18:34, 09/18/2019

New Volkswagen Golf GTE will have 201bhp and 241bhp variants Plug-in hybrid has been spotted undisguised ahead of eighth-generation Golf's unveiling in October The next-generation Volkswagen Golf GTE will offer two power outputs when it arrives on roads next year, intended to cater to both those wanting a sta...
18:34, 09/18/2019

Pepe's Pizza: New Haven's Neapolitan pie capital and an American classic Frank Pepe's, founded in 1925, epitomizes New Haven-style Neapolitan pizza. Take a tour of this institution of Connecticut dining.       ...
18:34, 09/18/2019

Injured and alone in the wild, hiker crawls for days to safety after falling down waterfall The three-hour hike turned into a two-day trek to safety after the experienced hiker fell 20 feet down a waterfall and into a gully.       ...
18:34, 09/18/2019

Malta: Mediterranean island is a citadel of many cultures and a popular filming locale Malta, a strategic and much fought-over rock midway between Sicily and Africa, has much to offer fans of history and popular culture.       ...
18:34, 09/18/2019

Speedboat racer trying to break record dies in crash, killing 2 others Champion Italian racer Fabio Buzzi hit an artificial reef near the finish line as he was trying to set a record for travel from Monte Carlo to Venice.        ...
19:17, 09/18/2019

£27k Bugatti Baby II toy car launched: a racing icon, only smaller News 18 Sep, 2019 Bugatti has partnered with the Little Car Company to produce a scaled down, battery-powered replica of the Bugatti Type 35...
19:18, 09/18/2019

Jalen Ramsey’s messy Jaguars exit: Trade offers, Tom Coughlin doubters Jalen Ramsey’s exit appears imminent and awkward. Without saying why or providing much insight, the star cornerback confirmed Tuesday that he wants out of Jacksonville and said he doesn’t want to be a distraction as Jacksonville prepares ...
19:18, 09/18/2019

Pirates pitcher Felipe Vazquez denied bail as creepy details of teen relationship emerge Pittsburgh Pirates closer Felipe Vazquez is facing additional charges for allegedly sexually assaulting an underage girl — whom he met three years ago on social media. The All-Star pitcher is charged in Pennsylvania with statutory sexual assaul...
19:18, 09/18/2019

Nick Kyrgios hints at relationship with rising Russian tennis star Beatrice Bouchard who? Nick Kyrgios, who was most recently linked to the sister of fellow tennis star Eugenie Bouchard, appears to have set his sights on rising Russian pro Anna Kalinskaya. Taking to Instagram, the Australian bad boy recently shared ...
19:18, 09/18/2019

Trump announces elimination of California auto emissions authority President Trump announced Wednesday that his administration will eliminate California's authority to set limits stricter than federal regulations for greenhouse gas emissions limits for passenger cars....
19:19, 09/18/2019

HUMEN founder River Hawkins on why now is the time for truly preventative action in men's mental health Actor River Hawkins is behind a new London centre where men can discuss their emotions and a five-part series that tackles male mental health. Featuring the likes of Andrew Scott, it will air on the Evening Standard online from September 24...
19:51, 09/18/2019

Margaret Trudeau on her JFL42 1-woman show and the struggle of mental illness Margaret Trudeau tackles serious topics in 'Certain Woman of an Age,' most notably the tragic death of her son and her lifelong battle with mental illness....
19:51, 09/18/2019

Golf: Harrington names Karlsson first vice-captain for Ryder Cup Europe captain Padraig Harrington has named Sweden's Robert Karlsson as his first vice-captain for the 2020 Ryder Cup, which will be held at Whistling Straits in Wisconsin....
19:51, 09/18/2019

Newly Discovered Giant Salamander Species Is 'World's Biggest Amphibian' Researchers from the Zoological Society of London (ZSL) and London's Natural History Museum have identified new species of giant salamander using DNA from museum specimens. The species that is......
19:51, 09/18/2019

Yemen's Houthis threaten to attack targets in the United Arab Emirates Yemen's Houthi group, which claims it was behind the weekend attack on Saudi oil facilities, said on Wednesday it has dozens of sites located in the United Arab Emirates listed as possible targets for attacks....
19:51, 09/18/2019

Your TV is spying on everything you watch TV makers use Automatic Content Recognition (ACR) to detect what viewers are watching at home. This information is sent to marketers, who use it to target ads across a household’s phones, computers and tablets....
19:51, 09/18/2019

This $30 Skirt Has 300 5-Star Reviews on Amazon We love these products, and we hope you do too. E! has affiliate relationships, so we may get a small share of the revenue from your purchases. Items are sold by the retailer, not......
19:51, 09/18/2019

GM to temporarily lay off 1,300 workers in Canada due to slowdown at US plants during UAW strike General Motors announced on Wednesday that it plans to temporarily lay off 1,300 workers at its final assembly plant in Oshawa, Canada due to a slowdown at U.S. plants during a Union Auto Workers strike....
19:52, 09/18/2019

Here's what the Fed's interest rate cut means for your wallet For everyday Americans, the Federal Reserve's decision to cut rates could mean cheaper loans. At the same time, consumers will earn less interest on their savings....
20:34, 09/18/2019

Saudi Arabia oil strikes 'clearly backed by Iran' as UK won't rule out attack It is looking increasingly likely that Iran is to blame for the drone attacks on Saudi Arabia's oil installations the former defence and international trade secretary has said...
20:34, 09/18/2019

Tom Brady on Antonio Brown playing: 'I don't make those decisions' New England Patriots star Tom Brady said he doesn't make the decisions about suspending players when asked about Antonio Brown being allowed to play in a Week 2 win over the Miami Dolphins....
20:34, 09/18/2019

Judge dismisses ex-coach's lawsuit against tennis star Naomi Osaka A Florida judge dismissed a youth coach's lawsuit against women's tennis star Naomi Osaka, saying the coach has no right to any of her career earnings....
20:34, 09/18/2019

Hudson, Kendrick lead Nationals over Cardinals Pitcher Daniel Hudson recorded a six-out save and Howie Kendrick went 3 for 4 with a homer in a Washington Nationals win against the St. Louis Cardinals....
20:34, 09/18/2019

Stallone explores Rambo's emotions in 'Last Blood' Sylvester Stallone talks about changes to his character in his fifth outing as Vietnam War veteran John Rambo in "Rambo: Last Blood," in theaters Friday....
20:34, 09/18/2019

RF Chirp tech: Long distance, incredible penetration, low bandwidth The first pitch I saw for Sure-Fi pegged the meter pretty hard. (credit: Wikimedia Commons) At Ars, we get daily product pitches that range on a scale from "must review" through "no thanks" to "WTF." So when a representative for a small company's P...
21:00, 09/18/2019

GM to temporarily lay off 1,200 workers in Canada due to slowdown at US plants during UAW strike General Motors announced on Wednesday that it plans to temporarily lay off 1,200 workers at its final assembly plant in Oshawa, Canada due to a slowdown at U.S. plants during a Union Auto Workers strike....
21:01, 09/18/2019

What it's like to live on the 123rd floor of the world's tallest condo tower Central Park Tower will top off at 1,550 feet, making it the world's tallest residential building. It may also be the most expensive condo project ever....
21:01, 09/18/2019

Felipe Vázquez Charged With Statutory Sexual Assault Of 13-Year-Old Hours after Pirates closer Felipe Vázquez was arrested yesterday in Pittsburgh on behalf of Lee County (Florida) authorities for a pair of child solicitation charges, he was also charged in Pennsylvania’s Westmoreland County with a slew of felonies t...
21:01, 09/18/2019

Another Dead Horse At Santa Anita A 4-year-old gelding was euthanized at Santa Anita after breaking its pelvis during training, according to a statement released by the track’s owner, the Stronach Group. The horse, named Zeke, pulled up on the training track on Monday and was put dow...
21:01, 09/18/2019

Truck Carrying Gaming Dice Spills Onto Highway, Rolls A Perfect 756,000 On Friday, September 13, a truck bound for the Georgia-based tabletop and video game company Trivium Studios took a turn too sharply, spilling 216,000 gaming dice onto Interstate 75 in Atlanta in what could be the biggest unintentional dice roll ever...
21:01, 09/18/2019

The Jets' Nightmare Offseason Keeps Getting Worse Two seasons ago, the Winnipeg Jets were a dark horse Cup contender, and then, for a brief moment, actual Cup favorites, and playing like it. It didn’t happen for them, but they returned largely the same roster the next. 2018 was a step back, with a f...
21:01, 09/18/2019

Grand Designs in Warwickshire: former Paralympian designs cutting-edge, wheelchair-friendly home with a drive-in basement and passenger lift Design engineer Mark Butler, his wife Penny, and their three children live in what appears to be picture-perfect farmhouse in the Warwickshire countryside....
21:02, 09/18/2019

Hypnotherapy for weight loss – Can it actually help you shed fat? Hypnotherapy for weight loss may not be your first thought when it comes to shedding fat – but can a hypnotherapist help you beat the bulge?...
21:03, 09/18/2019

Vegetarians have higher risk for stroke, lower heart disease risk (Reuters Health) - People who follow vegetarian or vegan diets may have lower odds for heart disease but higher chances of having a stroke, compared to meat eaters, a large UK study suggests....
21:34, 09/18/2019

Roche bid to recycle Gazyva for lupus nephritis wins FDA breakthrough tag Roche has won the U.S. Food and Drug Administration's breakthrough therapy tag for its drug Gazyva in lupus nephritis, the Swiss drugmaker said on Wednesday, boosting its efforts to recycle the 2013-approved lymphoma medicine for new indications....
21:34, 09/18/2019

South Korea confirms second case of deadly African swine fever, pledges vigilance South Korea has confirmed a second case of African swine fever at a pig farm near the border with North Korea, a day after reporting its first-ever outbreak of the virus, deadly to pigs but not harmful to humans....
21:34, 09/18/2019

Why Can’t New York City Build More Gems Like This Queens Library? The Hunters Point Community Library is one of the finest public buildings New York has produced this century. But it cost more than $40 million, took a decade and almost died....
21:34, 09/18/2019

Sony Rejects Third Point's Proposal to Break Up Company Sony rejected activist investor Daniel Loeb’s request for a spinoff of the profitable Sony unit that supplies parts for iPhone cameras, saying that keeping the business preserves synergies....
21:34, 09/18/2019

Instagram tightens rules on diet and cosmetic surgery posts Platform responds to concerns about impact of content on mental health of young peopleInstagram has announced that tighter restrictions are to be imposed on some posts related to diet products and cosmetic surgery.The social media platform said that ...
21:34, 09/18/2019

Facebook teams up with police to stop streaming of terror attacks Tech company to equip officers with body cameras to help identify terror attack videosFacebook is working with the Metropolitan police to improve the social network’s ability to detect live streaming of terrorism and potentially alert officers about ...
21:34, 09/18/2019

Company offers $1,300 to watch 13 Stephen King horror movies A Utah-based company is celebrating the impending arrival of Halloween by offering up a horror fan's dream job: Watching 13 movies based on Stephen King stories and documenting the experience....
22:17, 09/18/2019

Watch: Man deters porch pirates with loud bangs from decoy package A West Virginia man tired of having packages stolen from the porch of a home he is renovating rigged up a decoy package to scare away the so-called "porch pirates" with a loud noise....
22:17, 09/18/2019

Porn star Jessica Jaymes found dead at California home Porn star Jessica Jaymes, who appeared in more than 200 adult films and was once Hustler magazine’s “Honey of the Year,” was found dead at home in California, it was reported Wednesday. Initial reports said she was 43, although onli...
22:19, 09/18/2019

Smoke on the water: Sweden’s first Foodstock festival A top Swedish chef has turned his love for cooking over fire into a two-day festival of open flames and Nordic flavours on a pretty island in the Stockholm archipelagoWe were only a few minutes into our boat trip across the Stockholm archipelago when...
22:19, 09/18/2019

President Trump Names New National Security Adviser (WASHINGTON) — President Donald Trump said Wednesday he’s naming hostage negotiator Robert O’Brien as his new national security adviser. Trump tweeted the announcement from California, while on the third and final day of a West Coas...
22:51, 09/18/2019

Fantasy Football Week 3: Upgrade your roster with our Trade Values Chart Whether you're 2-0 or 0-2 or somewhere in between, now is the perfect time to swing a trade. Dave Richard's updated Trade Values Chart can help you find the right deal....
22:51, 09/18/2019

Instagram cracks down on posts touting 'miraculous' weight loss On Instagram and other social media sites, health misinformation is rampant. Companies have only recently begun to take steps to clamp down on this kind of content....
22:51, 09/18/2019

RPT-As Amazon burns, 230 big investors call on firms to protect world's rainforests With widespread fires wreaking havoc on the Amazon, over 200 investors representing some $16.2 trillion under management on Wednesday called on companies to do their part in halting the destruction of the world's largest tropical rainforest....
22:51, 09/18/2019

As Amazon burns, 230 big investors call on firms to protect world's rainforests With widespread fires wreaking havoc on the Amazon, over 200 investors representing some $16.2 trillion under management on Wednesday called on companies to do their part in halting the destruction of the world's largest tropical rainforest....
22:51, 09/18/2019

EMERGING MARKETS-Latam assets weaken amid doubts on further U.S. rate cuts Latin American currencies and stocks lost steam on Wednesday after the U.S. Federal Reserve lowered interest rates as expected, but doubts about further rate cuts prompted investors to cut exposure to risky assets. With the U.S. dollar broadly st...
22:51, 09/18/2019

UPDATE 1-China Gold sees Canada's Iamgold as good fit -executive Canadian miner Iamgold Corp would fit well with China Gold International Resource Corp Ltd's acquisition strategy as the Chinese state-run company seeks to buy producing gold mines, an executive with the overseas arm of China National Gold Group said...
22:51, 09/18/2019

FAA chief says he won't certify the Boeing 737 Max until he flies the plane himself The FAA administrator's comments come on the eve of his visit to Boeing facilities outside Seattle, Washington. While there, he's scheduled to meet with Boeing executives and be briefed on software updates to the 737 Max flight control syst...
22:51, 09/18/2019

Gun violence costs the US $229 billion annually, report finds The report, published by Rep. Carolyn Maloney, used data from the Giffords Law Center to Prevent Gun Violence and the Centers for Disease Control to estimate the cost of gun violence in all 50 states....
22:51, 09/18/2019

Head To Shang Palace To Savour Street Food Delights From Yunnan's 'Spring City', Kunming Located at the Shangri-La's - Eros Hotel, New Delhi, Shang Palace is a 47-year old legacy that has recently introduced the culinary trail from Yunnan's 'Spring City', Kunming....
22:51, 09/18/2019

4 Oat Recipes That You Could Add To Your High Blood Pressure Diet Did you know that 100 grams of oats contain close to 486 mg of potassium? Here are some oat recipes you could include in your high blood pressure diet....
22:51, 09/18/2019

5 Easy Almond Snacks Recipes To Prepare At Home Almond Snack Recipes: Almonds are a perfect mix of tasty and healthy besides being versatile enough to make irresistible snacks with. We've got some of the best almond snack recipes to prepare at......
22:51, 09/18/2019

The Theater of Politics: Elizabeth Warren cuts a Shakespearean figure in Arizona Campaign politics is theater. Our chief critic, Peter Marks, brings his analytical eye to the trail, reviewing another of the front-runners while braving the heat in the Southwest....
23:17, 09/18/2019

Veteran found covered in ants at VA facility in his final days The head of the Veterans Health Administration announced a series of major changes at an assisted-living facility days after a dying Air Force veteran was twice found covered in ants in his bed....
23:17, 09/18/2019

The World Is ‘Grossly’ Unprepared for the Next Major Pandemic, Watchdog Finds A report compiled by an independent group of experts claims that governments and NGOs are woefully unprepared for the next big pandemic, while subsequently warning of a “very real threat” for a global-scale pandemic to kill 50 million to 80 million p...
23:17, 09/18/2019

Exposed Files Leak Details on SORM, Russia's Pervasive Domestic Surveillance System A California-based security company on Wednesday revealed its researchers had discovered more than 1.7 terabytes of proprietary telecommunications data left publicly online, including hardware specifications for a lawful surveillance device used thro...
23:17, 09/18/2019

Exercise Might Help Protect the Aging Brain From Alzheimer's, Study Suggests People at high risk for Alzheimer’s disease may be able to slow down the atrophy of their brains through regular aerobic exercise, a new study has found. The findings are a spot of good news for dealing with a disease that has proven seemingly imposs...
23:17, 09/18/2019

A Peek Into the Soviet Computer Revolution One of the largest and coolest collections of Soviet computers in the world resides in an apartment complex in Mariupol, Ukraine. Dmitriy Cherepanov started Club 8-bit with a small collection of computers built when the Soviet bloc was crafting its o...
23:17, 09/18/2019

A Huge Experiment Has 'Weighed' the Tiny Neutrino, a Particle That Passes Right Through Matter An experiment nearly two decades in the making has finally unveiled its measurements of the mass of the universe’s most abundant matter particle: the neutrino. Read more......
23:17, 09/18/2019

Netanyahu Is in Trouble, and Other Takeaways From the Israeli Election Israeli voters went to the polls on Tuesday for the second time in five months. The results aren’t certain, but Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu failed to gain the support he had hoped for....
23:17, 09/18/2019

‘Punky Brewster’ reboot tops new NBC streaming service Peacock Did “Punky Brewster” keep her pigtails when she hit middle age? We’ll soon find out. On Tuesday, NBCUniversal unveiled the name of its new streaming service — the appropriately titled Peacock, in a nod to its iconic logo — and officially announ...
23:17, 09/18/2019

Federal Reserve makes small interest rate cut. Trump slams central bank for having ‘no guts’ The U.S. benchmark interest rate is now just shy of 2 percent, down from about 2.25 percent. The move was widely expected and falls well short of Trump’s call for a “big” cut....
23:17, 09/18/2019

Facebook says CEO Zuckerberg to meet with U.S. lawmakers this week Facebook Inc Chief Executive Officer Mark Zuckerberg is on Capitol Hill this week to meet with U.S. lawmakers as the social media giant faces scrutiny from the U.S. Justice Department and members of Congress, the company confirmed on Wednesday....
23:51, 09/18/2019

Factbox: Trump's new national security adviser, in his own words U.S. President Donald Trump named Robert O'Brien on Wednesday as his latest White House national security adviser, picking a lawyer who has worked to secure the release of hostages to replace John Bolton, with whom Trump parted acrimoniously....
23:51, 09/18/2019

U.S. trade groups urge Congress to rein in 'Tariff Man' Trump Nearly two dozen U.S. lobbying groups have joined forces to try to rein in U.S. President Donald Trump's power to unilaterally impose tariffs amid growing concern about the negative economic impact of his trade policies....
23:51, 09/18/2019

No. 2 U.S. House Democrat hopes House will pass funding bill by Friday Steny Hoyer, the No. 2 Democrat in the U.S. House of Representatives, said on Wednesday he hopes the House will pass a stopgap government funding bill no later than Friday....
23:51, 09/18/2019

Fed cuts rates, facing global risks and pressure from Trump The Federal Reserve lowered its interest rate target by a quarter percentage point Wednesday, its second consecutive rate cut, in an effort to keep the economic expansion running despite signs of weakening global growth and domestic fears about Presi...
23:51, 09/18/2019

A colossal volcano on Jupiter’s Moon Io is about to blow its top Volcanic eruptions happen regularly here on Earth, and for the most part, we’ve learned to deal with them. But volcanism isn’t something that’s unique to Earth, and scientists know that volcanos on other planets in our solar system ...
23:51, 09/18/2019

Federal Reserve makes small interest rate cut. Trump slams central bank for having ‘no guts.’ The U.S. benchmark interest rate is now just shy of 2 percent, down from about 2.25 percent. The move was widely expected and falls well short of Trump’s call for a “big” cut....
23:51, 09/18/2019

Iran's Rouhani comes out swinging against the US Iranian President Hassan Rouhani may cancel his appearance at the UN if his delegation's US visas are not issued "in the next few hours," Iran's state-run ISNA news reported Wednesday....
01:17, 09/19/2019

UCI keen on mixed team time trial for Paris Olympics A mixed-team time-trial relay could be part of the Paris 2024 Olympic road cycling programme if the event proves popular at this year's world championships, the UCI said on Wednesday....
01:18, 09/19/2019

Yankees OF Stanton set to return to starting lineup New York Yankees outfielder Giancarlo Stanton was activated from the 60-day injured list Wednesday and is in the starting lineup for their home game against the Los Angeles Angels....
01:18, 09/19/2019

Market reform, Aramco IPO in focus as Saudi seeks to reassure investors Saudi Arabia is pressing on with capital markets reform and its planned IPO of Aramco in spite of drone attacks on its oil facilities that briefly spooked markets. Virginia Furness reports from Riyadh....
01:19, 09/19/2019

How MAS propelled Singapore to the top of the class Singapore’s emergence as a global financial hub is no accident, and has not happened overnight. The key, according to Ravi Menon – the managing director of financial regulator the Monetary Authority of Singapore – is to plan well, act decisively and,...
01:19, 09/19/2019

Why India is as risky as it ever was Some uncomfortable conclusions arise from a close look at Euromoney’s country risk data for Asia since 1982. India’s opening has been rewarded with a dismal decline in its score, while the overthrow of local dictators doesn’t appear to do much for ec...
01:19, 09/19/2019

Ilhan Omar urges Twitter to take down Trump's false tweet Rep. Ilhan Omar (D-Minn.) today called on Twitter to take action against President Donald Trump’s account and remove a tweet in which he shared a false claim that Omar had “partied” on the anniversary of the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks.“They have a re...
01:19, 09/19/2019

Fed pumps more cash as key rate breaks above target The Federal Reserve injected another $75 billion into the U.S. banking system on Wednesday, restoring a measure of order after a bout of extreme volatility inside the bank funding market drove the central bank's benchmark interest rate above its targ...
01:51, 09/19/2019

U.S. bankers seize on repo-market stress to push for softer liquidity rules Big U.S. banks are using the recent chaos in short-term funding markets as an opportunity to pressure the Federal Reserve to ease liquidity requirements they have long despised....
01:51, 09/19/2019

Stocks reverse losses, Treasury yields dip following remarks by Fed's Powell The S&P 500 and the Dow reversed losses to close higher on Wednesday and U.S. Treasury yields slipped after remarks by Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell tempered the market's initial reaction to the U.S. central bank's policy statement....
01:51, 09/19/2019

Facebook’s new Portal TV turns your television into a video chat monitor The average Facebook user out there likely wasn’t secretly hoping the world’s biggest social networking company (and frequent privacy flouter) would release a new video chat device that could be installed in the home. Nevertheless, Facebo...
01:51, 09/19/2019

This iPhone 11 Night mode photo sample is going to blow your mind Well, the early reviews are in and it shouldn’t come as much of a surprise that bloggers and tech journalists love Apple’s new iPhone 11, iPhone 11 Pro, iPhone 11 Pro Max. Early reviewers rarely say otherwise, of course, but this time aro...
01:51, 09/19/2019

Influential London restaurateur returns with 'Chinese River Cafe' for Canary Wharf One of London's most influential restaurateurs, Alan Yau, is to make a spectacular return to the capital next year with a Docklands restaurant he likens to a "Chinese River Cafe"....
01:51, 09/19/2019

Supreme Court judges urged to 'stand up for democracy' in Parliament suspension hearing Judges ruling over the legality of Boris Johnson's decision to suspend Parliament have been urged to "stand up for democracy" in the second day of the Supreme Court hearing....
01:51, 09/19/2019

Jodie Chesney trial: Drug dealer accused of murdering girl scout 'saddened at death but refused to help police' A drug dealer accused of murdering teenager Jodie Chesney claimed to be "deeply saddened" by her death yet he refused to help police, a court has heard....
01:51, 09/19/2019

Saudi oil attack: Drones and missiles were launched from Iran, US officials say The US has reportedly identified locations in Iran from which drones and cruise missiles were launched against Saudi oil complexes on Saturday, disrupting global supply....
01:51, 09/19/2019

Brexiteer Ratcliffe promises UK jobs from Land Rover rival The petrochemicals company Ineos is betting that its back-to-basics Grenadier off-roader will appeal to the iconic Land Rover's original core market....
01:51, 09/19/2019

Yemen's Houthis threaten to attack United Arab Emirates targets Yemen's Houthi group said on Wednesday it had identified dozens of sites in the United Arab Emirates as possible targets, in an attempt to underscore its military clout following a weekend attack it claims to have carried out on Saudi oil facilities....
01:51, 09/19/2019

The Best Way to Play Shooters on The Nintendo Switch Is With a One-Handed Keyboard and Mouse If you’re going to play shooters on the Nintendo Switch, like Warframe or the upcoming Overwatch port, you’ll want to use a keyboard and mouse....
01:51, 09/19/2019

Crying Suns Is Like FTL But With A Better Story After raising over €72,000 in crowdfunded donations last year, Crying Suns is set to arrive on Steam tomorrow, September 19. Its art style and core mechanics both draw obvious inspiration from similar, years-old releases, with a narrative that consta...
01:51, 09/19/2019

Speedrunners Are Demolishing Celeste's Difficult New Chapter Celeste’s recently added epilogue, Farewell, is an extremely difficult but charming send-off to a fantastic game. A normal playthrough takes anywhere from four to five hours and is immensely challenging. Skilled speedrunners are completing it in less...
01:51, 09/19/2019

HUD official Lynne Patton slapped with violation over red USA cap in office Government watchdogs bared their fangs at HUD official Lynne Patton Wednesday, slapping the Trump family friend with ethics violations — for the outrage of stashing a red “USA” cap being sold by the Trump campaign on a shelf in her office. Patton, a ...
01:51, 09/19/2019

Nebraska teen starts apartment fire burning ex’s love letters Maybe they met on Tinder. A Nebraska teen used a butane torch to burn love letters from her ex inside her bedroom – sparking an apartment fire Monday, it was reported Wednesday. Ariauna Lillard, 19, was home alone in the apartment at the time of the ...
01:51, 09/19/2019

John Bolton unloads on Trump’s ‘disrespectful’ foreign policy Bolton, speaking at a private luncheon, also said that negotiations with North Korea and Iran were “doomed to failure” on the president’s watch, two people who were there told Politico....
01:51, 09/19/2019

Mechanic who tampered with jetliner has ties to ISIS: feds The American Airlines mechanic who disabled a key navigation system on a jetliner leaving Miami — saying he did it over a labor dispute — had grisly ISIS propaganda videos on his cellphone, federal prosecutors said in court on Wednesday. ...
01:51, 09/19/2019

Trump warns he may do ‘dastardly things’ to Iran President Trump on Wednesday said he had no update on possible US retaliation against Iran for an attack on Saudi Arabia — but warned that there was “plenty of time to do some dastardly things.” “Nothing to report yet. We’ll probably be speaking to y...
01:51, 09/19/2019

Over 50 US mayors endorse Pete Buttigeig for president More than 50 mayors from across America on Wednesday endorsed Pete Buttigeig for president, calling the young Indiana leader “a role model” for other mayors. “As we face unprecedented challenges, America needs leadership in Washington that gets thing...
01:51, 09/19/2019

'Wake up and face facts' – Greta Thunberg pleads with politicians to lead fight against climate crisis – live The Swedish teen activist made clear her disapproval of Trump leaving the Paris climate agreementThe Guardian is joining forces with more than 250 news outlets to strengthen coverage of the climate crisis ahead of the UN summit. Read more about Cover...
02:18, 09/19/2019

Possible terror ties in American Airlines sabotage case? Prosecutor says yes Prosecutors say the American Airlines mechanic has made concerning statements and has a brother who may be tied to the Islamic State extremist group.       ...
02:18, 09/19/2019

The Wells Fargo Propel is the best credit card for road trips Anyone who drives, eats, or watches Netflix can earn cash back with this card. We detail the perks and points you can earn at the pump, and elsewhere.       ...
02:18, 09/19/2019

Conservation groups want U.S. to pressure Canada to protect right whales Nine U.S.-based organizations have sent an 11-page letter to the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration expressing "deep concern" over the continued entanglement of right whales in Canadian waters....
03:00, 09/19/2019

Paris Saint-Germain 3-0 Real Madrid: Champions League – as it happened Angel Di Maria scored twice against his former team as PSG outplayed Real at the Parc des Princes. 10.43pm BST Related: Ángel Di María double helps PSG ease to win against Real Madrid And the others in tonight’s Champions League … Related: Héctor He...
03:00, 09/19/2019

Gears of War Fans Who Love Multiplayer Are Going to Love Gears 5 I’m looking for answers in the frozen landscape near Mount Kadar when the ice storm hits. It’s cold this far north, and sometimes the sky drops hail the size of a van. As I make my way through the snowy wastes, running and dodging the gia...
03:00, 09/19/2019

GM Workers---Some With No Strike Experience---Gird for Longer Walkout The first strike called by the United Auto Workers against General Motors Co. in more than a decade lasted a third day, and many on the picket line Wednesday—including some hired since the last stoppage—said they are prepared to stay away longer....
03:00, 09/19/2019

Among Today's Most Prized Leadership Qualities: Playing Nicely Getting along well with your peers counts for a lot when you vie for the same plum promotion. Your management career may benefit even if you lose the race. Yet it can be hard to cooperate and compete at the same time....
03:00, 09/19/2019

Pelosi says Corey Lewandowski deserves to be held in contempt Speaker Nancy Pelosi said on Wednesday that Corey Lewandowski deserved to be held in contempt of Congress for his combative performance before the House Judiciary Committee, where the former Trump campaign manager repeatedly refused to answer questio...
03:00, 09/19/2019

A Filmmaker Explored Japan’s Wartime Enslavement of Women. Now He’s Being Sued. A documentary concludes that conservatives who deny the sexual enslavement of “comfort women” are “revisionists.” Conservatives interviewed in the film say they were defamed....
03:00, 09/19/2019

Pep Guardiola hails 'incredible' Fernandinho as Man City centre-back stint begins Manchester City boss Pep Guardiola has heaped praise on Brazilian star Fernandinho after the midfielder made a successful start to his stint as a makeshift centre-half....
03:34, 09/19/2019

Shakhtar 0-3 Man City: Pep Guardiola's side ease to Champions League away win Manchester City put a bad few days behind them to begin their latest Champions League challenge with a comfortable 3-0 win over Shakhtar Donetsk in Ukraine....
03:34, 09/19/2019

Atletico late show stuns Juventus "Champions League Group D, Wanda Metropolitano Stadium - Atletico Madrid (Savic 70\u0027, Herrera 90\u0027) 2 Juventus 2 (Cuadrado 48\u0027, Matuidi 65\u0027)"...
03:34, 09/19/2019

Emery rests Ozil for Arsenal's Frankfurt trip "Sept 18 (Reuters) - Arsenal manager Unai Emery has decided to rest playmaker Mesut Ozil and centre back Sokratis Papastathopoulos for Thursday\u0027s Europa League group stage opener at Eintracht Frankfurt."...
03:34, 09/19/2019

Rachel Lindsay says she's 'bored' with ABC's choice for the next 'Bachelor' Former "Bachelorette" Rachel Lindsay says she's "bored" with ABC's choice for the next "Bachelor." The franchise named Peter Weber as the new leading man.        ...
03:34, 09/19/2019

Obama says presidents shouldn't watch TV and should stay off social media President Barack Obama spoke at an event in San Francisco on Wednesday hosted by software company Splunk and addressed how tech can help solve problems....
03:34, 09/19/2019

Blockchain consulting firm allegedly extorted crypto start-up with threats to hijack its ICO A New York-based blockchain consulting firm allegedly extorted a Seattle-based crypto start-up with threats to hijack its initial coin offering, in a case announced Wednesday by the Eastern District of New York prosecutor....
03:34, 09/19/2019

Trump Steers Clear of War Footing Toward Iran The White House is pushing for an international coalition to exert pressure on Iran through the U.N. as its chief response to the attack on Saudi oil facilities, an approach that reflects President Trump’s aversion to intervention and limits on his r...
03:34, 09/19/2019

Driver who fatally struck 1-year-old lived in same Bronx building as victim The man accused of running over a 1-year-old Bronx girl is a self-described rapper who shacked up in the same apartment building as the child he killed, The Post has learned. Kier Boneparte, 22, faces reckless driving and other charges stemming from ...
04:18, 09/19/2019

First known Canadian case of vaping-related illness reported in London, Ont. A release from the MLHU says the youth "has been diagnosed with severe respiratory illness that has been linked to the individual’s use of vaping products."...
05:34, 09/19/2019

Trump directs EPA to issue notice to San Francisco on homeless U.S. President Donald Trump has ordered the Environmental Protection Agency to issue a notice in less than a week to the city of San Francisco on its homeless and other issues....
05:35, 09/19/2019

California governor signs gig economy labor bill into law California Governor Gavin Newsom on Wednesday signed into law a controversial labor bill, AB 5, which spells out when companies must treat "gig economy" contract workers as employees....
05:35, 09/19/2019

Facebook CEO Zuckerberg to meet with U.S. senators this week Facebook Chief Executive Mark Zuckerberg is on Capitol Hill this week to meet with senators as the social media giant faces scrutiny from both the Federal Trade Commission and members of Congress, the company confirmed on Wednesday....
05:35, 09/19/2019

Milan fashion week 2019: Who wears short shorts? Men Men in shorts is an age-old discussion — can they or can’t they get away with them? There are so many questions around such a small amount of fabric, and whatever your stance is, one thing is for sure: You better get ready to see even more men’s legs...
05:36, 09/19/2019

Can't wait for Call of Duty: Modern Warfare? CoD: Mobile is coming out October 1 Call of Duty: Mobile has an official release date, and it’s coming out for iOS and Android phones on October 1 for all but a few countries (except China, Vietnam and Belgium).The free-to-play, multiplayer-only title shrinks the typical modern ...
06:17, 09/19/2019

How to watch American Horror Story online: stream season 9 from anywhere We survived Murder House, Freak Show and even the Apocalypse, now it's time to see just how twisted and scary 1984 is going to be - American Horror Story is back! From the trailers and sneak peaks that the co-creators of Glee have teased us with...
06:17, 09/19/2019

Oil prices settle after turbulent week as Saudi Arabia reassures on output Oil prices edged higher in early Asian trade on Thursday after days of turbulence, with markets soothed by Saudi Arabia's pledge to restore full production by end-September at facilities knocked out in drone and missile attacks last weekend....
06:18, 09/19/2019

What causes itching after sex? People may experience genital itching after sex due to irritation, lack of lubrication, or an allergy or infection. Causes and treatments may differ between males and females. Learn more here....
06:18, 09/19/2019

Causes and treatments for burning legs Muscle soreness, injuries, sunburns, and nerve damage can all cause a burning sensation in the legs. Learn more about the causes and how to treat them here....
06:18, 09/19/2019

Wednesday's Daily Brief: 'Ambition and action', key to UNGA, South Sudan, Cameroon peace process updates A recap of Wednesday's top stories: Guterres previews next week's summit agenda; UN and Red Cross appeal to eliminate urban warfare; South Sudan's one-year peace progress report; Cameroon renews call for 'durable peace'; Cities both helping and hurti...
06:19, 09/19/2019

U.S. House committee reaches deal for testimony by Trump Afghan envoy U.S. President Donald Trump's top negotiator for Afghanistan will hold a briefing for the House of Representatives Foreign Affairs Committee, the panel said on Wednesday, after the committee subpoenaed him in frustration at his refusal to meet with i...
06:51, 09/19/2019

Nick Carter Claims Aaron Carter Revealed ''Thoughts of Killing Babies'' In Restraining Order Filing The family feud between Nick and Aaron Carter is far from over. One day after Nick filed a restraining order against his younger brother, court documents obtained by E! News reveal......
06:51, 09/19/2019

The Real Housewives of Dallas' LeeAnne Locken and Kary Brittingham Go At It Over...Being Negative So, this is how a The Real Housewives of Dallas feud starts? Not with a thrown glass, but a litany of complaints? The Lone Star ladies are in Mexico and things between LeeAnne Locken and......
06:51, 09/19/2019

More Stickers, Thanks Today, Fiat debuted a resounding update of the 124 Abarth (already a good car) consisting of... absolutely no mechanical changes. Just some new decals. And you know what? I have no problem with this. Decals? Stickers? That’s the good stuff....
06:51, 09/19/2019

Rangers’ power play already looks drastically different Watching the Rangers power play operate — even after just a short amount of practice and one measly preseason camp — is a smack in the face, revealing how much more offensive skill exists on the roster compared to a year ago. The cross-ice saucer pas...
06:51, 09/19/2019

Yankees’ memorable night lacks champagne party — for now In what might have been his final start at Yankee Stadium, CC Sabathia got a standing ovation from the crowd as he walked off the field and was greeted by his teammates in front of the dugout in an emotional scene. What the retiring lefty couldn’t do...
06:51, 09/19/2019

Jamal Adams rips NFL for fining him: ‘League is a damn joke’ Jamal Adams blasted the NFL for fining him for a late hit on Baker Mayfield during the Jets’ 23-3 loss to the Browns on Monday night at MetLife Stadium. Adams was called for roughing the passer on the play, which came on a third-and-8 from midfield o...
06:51, 09/19/2019

Two Men in ICE Custody Reach Day 72 of Hunger Strike Two Indian asylum seekers detained by U.S. immigration Gurjant Singh and Ajay Kumar have been on hunger strike for 72 days, according to their attorneys. Advocates are concerned for their health....
06:51, 09/19/2019

The Revolutionary Black Women of Saubara The shrieking sliced through the cloudy night and drowned out the music blasting from a speaker nearby. It was 9 p.m. in Saubara, a town of about 12,000 people in Brazil’s northeastern state of Bahia. Although the party wouldn’t officially start unti...
06:51, 09/19/2019

Trump Is Spreading Dangerous Lies About Ilhan Omar and 9/11 It took just a few hours for President Donald Trump’s latest lie about Minnesota Rep. Ilhan Omar to fall apart, after the president boosted a patently false smear that Omar had “partied on the anniversary of 9/11.”...
06:51, 09/19/2019

Young children getting their hands on marijuana-infused brownies, gummies in legal states, poison control centers say Calls to poison control centers in states where recreational marijuana is legal have skyrocketed. The reason: sweet treats like candies or brownies infused with the drug have been falling into the wrong hands....
07:51, 09/19/2019

Michigan Joins New York in Banning Sale of Flavored E-cigarettes Amid Vaping Health Concerns (LANSING, Mich.) — Michigan banned the sale of flavored e-cigarettes on Wednesday, the latest state to act following hundreds of serious breathing issues in people using vaping devices that prompted a federal investigation. The Michigan Departm...
07:52, 09/19/2019

U.S. unlikely to impose sanctions on Turkey over Russian buy: Turkish official U.S. President Donald Trump has become more understanding about why Turkey has purchased a Russian missile defense system and he is not expected to impose U.S. sanctions on Ankara over the issue, a senior Turkish official said on Wednesday....
07:52, 09/19/2019

| French woman 'killed by partner in front of their three children' A French woman was killed by her partner in front of their three children, prosecutors in northern France say, prompting hundreds of protesters to gather nearby calling for an end to deadly domestic violence....
07:52, 09/19/2019

| US man shoots and kills three teens in front lawn encounter A man shot and killed three teenagers on his front lawn in the southern US state of Georgia during an alleged robbery attempt, police say, raising the prospect of no charges if the shooter is found to have acted in self-defence....
07:52, 09/19/2019

Kevin Spacey accuser dies before sexual assault lawsuit proceeds The late and undisclosed plaintiff had accused the 'Baby Driver' actor of forcing him to grope his genitals during a massage therapy appointment in 2016....
07:52, 09/19/2019

How to Be a Better Decision-Maker, With Neuroscientist David Redish Have you ever found yourself totally immobilized in the face of a decision? Why is making choices so, difficult, whether it’s deciding what to have for dinner or whether we should move across the country? This week, we spoke with neuroscientist David...
07:52, 09/19/2019

Are Flavored Vapes Safe? Just because a flavoring is safe to eat doesn’t mean it’s safe to inhale. But flavored vapes have become common, thanks to a loophole in regulations....
07:52, 09/19/2019

The New Walmart Credit Card Is Only Useful for 12 Months Walmart has two new credit cards launching next week, both promising big rewards for fans of the retailer. But the cash-back credit card scene is super competitive right now, and one big catch to Walmart’s rewards program makes it only a so-so choice...
07:52, 09/19/2019

California family find mountain lion lounging in their bathroom The big cat wandered into the home in the Sierra Nevada foothills and took refuge in the bathroom before being coaxed outIn the photo, the lounging mountain lion looks almost shocked, as if caught mid-exclamation while yelling, “Get out!” Given the s...
07:53, 09/19/2019

Trump's promise to foreign leader prompts whistleblower complaint – report Details are unclear, but Washington Post reports intelligence official considers complaint ‘urgent concern’Donald Trump’s promise to a foreign leader so troubled an official in the US intelligence community that it prompted the person to file a whist...
07:53, 09/19/2019

Ad Astra review – Brad Pitt on a thrilling Freudian space odyssey | Peter Bradshaw's film of the week With echoes of Apocalypse Now and 2001, James Gray’s spectacular epic dispatches Pitt on an interplanetary mission to find his missing fatherBrad Pitt never looked more beautiful than in this mesmeric, flawed, superbly photographed and designed space...
07:53, 09/19/2019

Kavanaugh should never have been appointed. Impeachment is our only hope | Moira Donegan In a just world, this man would never have been appointed to the court. The best we can hope for now is his impeachmentIt seems even more likely than it did before that US supreme court Justice Brett Kavanaugh is indeed a serial sexual assaulter. New...
07:53, 09/19/2019

County lines: how drugs gangs are recruiting children - podcast Aamna Mohdin tells Anushka Asthana how county lines gangs are stepping up their operations by using short-term holiday flats and recruiting local teens to sell drugs in small towns around Britain. Plus Owen Jones on Jeremy Corbyn’s ‘neutral’ stance o...
07:53, 09/19/2019

Jimmy Kimmel: 'Impeachment is a good way to distract Donald Trump' Late-night hosts discussed the ‘impeachment hearing’, Trump’s pitch to Latino voters, and why lightbulbs make him look orangeFor the first time in a while, Jimmy Kimmel broadcast his show from the same city as the president, who was in Los Angeles fo...
07:53, 09/19/2019

Tom Hiddleston: why his Broadway play has one very satisfied customer A female audience member is reported to have had an orgasm during a saucy scene in Betrayal. The ultimate endorsement – or highly inappropriate behaviour?Name: Tom Hiddleston.Age: 38. Continue reading......
07:53, 09/19/2019

UK's best sea view photography competition 2019 National maritime charity, the Shipwrecked Mariners’ Society, has revealed the eagerly awaited results of its seventh annual photography competition, showcasing images relating to all aspects of the UK’s historic relationship with the sea.Having revi...
07:53, 09/19/2019

|Cloverslashesexpectedjoblossesbynearlyhalf Clover has cut down the number of jobs which would be lost as a results of its consolidation plan, while the company is pursuing a R4.8bn merger with Milco SA....
07:54, 09/19/2019

|StockssofterasinvestorsawaitFeddecision More focus will be on the press conference following the interest rate decision for more clues on how the Fed plans to help spur economic growth given that the ECB has already taken on quantitative easing....
07:54, 09/19/2019

The Most Seductive Theater Scene in New York Right Now: A Visitor's Guide Immersive theater productions—where you might be part of the show—are popping up all over New York City. The best ones take place in the oddest spaces, from an abandoned hospital to an old graveyard....
08:35, 09/19/2019

How Lil Nas X Inspired a New Cowboy-Hat Craze The country rapper is just one of the urban millennials who’ve jumped on this unlikely Western bandwagon. Our men’s fashion editor attempts to join them....
08:35, 09/19/2019

Joe Giudice, convicted reality star in ICE custody, training to be MMA fighter: report Former “Real Housewives of New Jersey” star Joe Giudice apparently decided to make the most of his time behind bars after being convicted of tax fraud in 2014....
09:18, 09/19/2019

Antonio Banderas calls ex-wife, Melanie Griffith, one of his 'best friends' It's been nearly four years since Antonio Banderas and Melanie Griffith saw their 18-year marriage come to an end, but the actor says he still has a soft spot for his ex. ...
09:18, 09/19/2019

Afridi Applauds Kohli After He Again Hits Average Of 50 In All 3 Formats Shahid Afridi appreciated India captain Virat Kohli as a "great player" after he scored an unbeaten 72 in the second T20I against South Africa and reclaimed averages of 50 in all formats of cricket....
09:51, 09/19/2019

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

The Portugese road-trip perfect for seeing off the summer months From the beachside bars of Comporta to ceramic hunting in Lisbon's Alfama district, consider an end-of-summer Portuguese road trip, says Dipal Acharya...
09:51, 09/19/2019

Robert O’Brien ‘Looks the Part,’ but Has Spent Little Time Playing It Mr. O’Brien, President Trump’s new national security adviser, is said to bring milder views and a sunnier personality to the job than John R. Bolton....
09:51, 09/19/2019

How do you make more money when the Fed cuts rates? Savers are looking at lower rates, too, as experts forecast another Fed rate cut in September, and possibly in December.       ...
09:51, 09/19/2019

CBS, WarnerMedia, Viacom to stop running e-cigarettes ads after vaping illnesses, deaths CBS, Viacom and WarnerMedia will stop running ads for e-cigarettes and products like Juul following concerns over vaping illnesses and deaths.       ...
09:51, 09/19/2019

Apple Watch Series 5 review: Always on screen lets you tell time without raising your wrist An “always-on” Retina display on Apple Watch Series 5 is the main feature in an otherwise light upgrade. Will the battery life support it?       ...
09:51, 09/19/2019

Tesla Model 3 earns top safety honor from IIHS: It's 'a very safe car' The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety awarded its highest safety honor to Tesla for the first time, as the Model 3 was named Top Safety Pick+.       ...
09:51, 09/19/2019

Facebook bringing Portal video chat to the TV Facebook's updated lineup includes a lower price for the Portal, a smaller version and one for televisions, to bring video chat to the living room.       ...
09:51, 09/19/2019

The Capital One Quicksilver card can help you save on big purchases—and everything else With a simplified cash back program and solid perks, this card can help you save on big purchases—and everything else.       ...
09:51, 09/19/2019

Why another Fed rate cut is good news for your wallet ... mostly The Fed's rate cut Wednesday affects credit card, home equity line, savings rates. It's the Fed second cut in less than 2 months       ...
09:51, 09/19/2019

New research gives clues to link between obesity, abnormal bowel habits People with obesity or severe obesity are 60 percent more likely to have chronic diarrhea than those with normal BMI, according to a study that suggests BMI is important to consider when treating abnormal bowel habits....
09:51, 09/19/2019

Torres Strait islanders invite Scott Morrison to see climate crisis first hand Islanders, whose homes already face inundation, have complained to the UN over Australia’s lack of action on climate changeTorres Strait islanders “embarrassed” by Scott Morrison’s appearance at last month’s Pacific Islands Forum will request he visi...
09:51, 09/19/2019

Trudeau Apologizes for Wearing Brownface at 2001 Party Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau apologized after the publication of a photo from nearly two decades ago in which he appeared at a costume party wearing brownface, saying he is disappointed in himself....
10:34, 09/19/2019

The argument for renewables is now 'pure economics': Milken Institute Michael Milken of the Milken Institute says the case for renewables is not just the environmental benefits, but also the lower costs. He says, for two-thirds of the world, renewables are cheaper than a significant amount of carbon-based energy....
10:34, 09/19/2019

Canadian ice dancers Virtue and Moir announce retirement "Canadian figure skaters Tessa Virtue and Scott Moir have announced their retirement from the sport after an illustrious career in which the duo became the most decorated Olympic figure skaters of all time."...
10:34, 09/19/2019

A good first step for Yankees’ Giancarlo Stanton As far as opportune timing goes, Giancarlo Stanton’s return to the Yankees’ lineup is right on schedule. Shortly after the Yankees reinstated the slugger from the 60-day injured list, Stanton hit fifth and started in left field during Wednesday night...
10:34, 09/19/2019

Trump's new national security adviser Robert O'Brien was hailed by Mitt Romney in 2016 Incoming White House national security adviser Robert O’Brien was pushed by Mitt Romney, a Trump critic and failed 2012 Republican nominee, as an ideal person for the role in 2016....
11:00, 09/19/2019

Intelligence Community whistleblower complaint reportedly relates to Trump call with foreign leader The whistleblower complaint at the center of a fight between House Intelligence Committee Chairman Adam Schiff and the nation's acting spy chief relates to a phone call President Trump had with a foreign leader....
11:00, 09/19/2019

European shares rise as banks lead gains European shares edged higher on Thursday, helped by a rise in banks, after the U.S. Federal Reserve cut interest rates but set a higher bar for further reductions....
11:34, 09/19/2019

US military spent more than $184G at Trump's Turnberry resort since 2017, lawmakers say The U.S. military has spent more than $184,000 at President Trump's luxury resort in Scotland over the past two years, according to documents the Pentagon provided to the House Oversight Committee....
11:34, 09/19/2019

Clinton, Obama silent on Ed Buck donations after Dem megadonor's arrest Hillary Clinton and Barack Obama still aren't saying what they'll do with money they received from Democratic megadonor Ed Buck, even after he was charged Tuesday with running a drug house where two men died of overdoses -- and months after other top...
11:34, 09/19/2019

Alexa users can soon donate to U.S. presidential candidates Amazon rolled out a new feature that lets Alexa users to donate to U.S. presidential candidates, and that enables campaigns to register as merchants.Read More...
11:34, 09/19/2019

Indus.ai raises $8 million for construction site management AI Indus.ai raised $8 million to further develop its computer vision that helps construction project managers track progress and safety compliance.Read More...
11:34, 09/19/2019

| SABC bleeds billions in 'exorbitant' sports broadcast rights - CEO In the past three years SABC lost as much as R3.8bn on monies paid for sports broadcasting rights. If the SABC continued on this trajectory it would need another R6.8bn, members of Parliament heard....
12:00, 09/19/2019

There may be a huge Apple Watch upgrade cycle on the horizon Over the past few years, the Apple Watch has quickly evolved from a niche product into a mainstream device. Thanks to a number of impressive updates that saw Apple add cellular connectivity, along with a host of health and fitness features, Apple Wat...
12:00, 09/19/2019

How One Woman Made Almost $700 From A Flight Delay When you're flying into, out of or within the European Union, getting compensation for a flight delay is that easy - thanks to E.U. 261. Unfortunately, the E.U. is the only place in the world where......
12:00, 09/19/2019

Trump says border initiatives working, cites drop in illegal crossings President Trump, in an exclusive interview airing on "Fox & Friends," on Thursday morning, said maneuvers taken by his administration to secure the U.S.-Mexico border have resulted in a major drop in illegal crossings and a safer working environment ...
12:34, 09/19/2019

Chinese experts to probe panda Chuang Chuang's death in Thai zoo Animal experts from China are to arrive at a Thai zoo on Thursday to investigate the unexpected death of a giant panda in the northern city of Chiang Mai, Thai officials said....
12:34, 09/19/2019

Indonesia to push back palm replanting target beyond 2025 Indonesia could take at least 12 years to complete a program of replanting palm-growing areas after a farm ministry official said it was revising down annual targets, due to difficulties smallholders faced in proving they were eligible for the scheme...
12:34, 09/19/2019

Everything Jim Cramer said on 'Mad Money,' including Fed rate cut, Agco CEO on tariffs, and FedEx Jim Cramer reveals a bright spot in Wall Street's reaction to the Fed's move to cut interest rates and chats with CEOs of Cronos, Agco and Tech Data....
12:34, 09/19/2019

Business leaders wary of spending and hiring in current economy: survey Chief executives and chief financial officers are increasingly worrying about the economy, two separate surveys found. The CEO Economic Outlook Index, released by the Business Roundtable, found that plans for capital spending, hiring and sales expect...
12:34, 09/19/2019

Reliance Jio Tops Subscription Race In July; Airtel, Vodafone Idea Lose Jio added 85.39 lakh customers in July to take its total subscriber base to 33.97 crore, data released by the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) showed on Wednesday....
12:34, 09/19/2019

Rupee Snaps 2-Day Losing Streak, Rises 54 Paise Against Dollar: 10 Points The Indian rupee snapped its two-day falling streak against the US dollar on Wednesday on the back of falling crude oil prices. However, outflows by the foreign institutional investors capped the......
12:34, 09/19/2019

Meet the Alienstock Bands Canceling Tours and Making Area 51 Raid Music to Play for Their Biggest Crowds Yet For their shows, the rock band the Brothers of Alien Rock can be found dressed up in shiny silver alien costumes, complete with zany masks. Online, you can peruse their episodic videos, documenting the adventures of a band of “stranded aliens l...
12:34, 09/19/2019

VW, Porsche to recall around 227,000 cars over airbag, seatbelt issues: report Volkswagen and Porsche have to recall around 227,000 cars due to problems with airbags and seatbelt pre-tensioners, Germany's Stuttgarter Zeitung said on Thursday....
12:34, 09/19/2019

U.S., Chinese trade deputies face off in Washington amid deep differences U.S. and Chinese deputy trade negotiators were set to resume face-to-face talks on Thursday for the first time in nearly two months as the world's two largest economies try to bridge deep policy differences and find a way out of a bitter and protract...
12:34, 09/19/2019

2 Chicago gangbangers executed 9-year-old in revenge killing against his father's rival gang: prosecutors Two reputed Chicago gang members allegedly executed a 9-year-old boy in broad daylight because they sought revenge on the child’s father’s rival gang that they blamed for gunning down family members, prosecutors said Tuesday....
13:00, 09/19/2019

Intruder climbs 400-foot Orlando TV station tower, stays for eight hours A man who authorities in Florida believe has a history of mental illness scaled a 400-foot Orlando television station tower and stayed there for nearly eight hours Wednesday....
13:00, 09/19/2019

9/11 first responder Luis Alvarez gets posthumous key to New York City The former New York City police detective who was a leader in the fight for the Sept. 11 Victim Compensation Fund was honored with a key to his city posthumously....
13:00, 09/19/2019

Eric Abetz compares The Conversation to Nazis over stance on climate change denial Tasmanian senator says Hitler would be ‘so proud’ after academic website announces it will not tolerate climate change denial The Liberal senator Eric Abetz has compared the Conversation website to Hitler, Stalin and Mao, after it announced a zero-to...
13:01, 09/19/2019

Mosquito-borne EEE virus kills ‘perfectly healthy’ man in 9 days A Michigan artist who died after he contracted the rare Eastern equine encephalitis virus from a mosquito bite “went from perfectly healthy to brain dead” in nine days, a report said. Gregg McChesney, 64, of Kalamazoo County, died on August 19 “follo...
13:34, 09/19/2019

Justin Trudeau ‘pissed off’ at himself for ‘brownface,’ admits second offense Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau apologized Wednesday night after a photo of him surfaced wearing “brownface” and a turban at a party in 2001 — but admitted it was not the first time he had donned skin-darkening makeup. Trudeau offered the mea ...
13:34, 09/19/2019

| Tiger confirmed for Japanese skins challenge Tiger Woods is expected to go head to head with Rory McIlroy, Jason Day and Hideki Matsuyama in a live competition called The Challenge: Japan Skins....
13:34, 09/19/2019

Man sees the world in miniature after a stroke damages his brain A man perceives all objects and people as 30 per cent smaller after having a stroke, making it difficult to navigate doorways and judge his clothing size...
13:34, 09/19/2019

India's Eros Now ties up with Microsoft's Azure platform India's Eros Now said on Thursday it is tying up with Microsoft's Azure cloud platform to host and stream its digital video offerings, in a boost to the U.S. software giant's push to expand in the Indian market....
13:34, 09/19/2019

Huawei's new Mate 30 phones to run on open-source version of Android: source Huawei's [HWT.UL] new Mate 30 smartphone range will run on an open-source version of Google's Android operating system, a source familiar with the matter said ahead of a major launch event in Germany on Thursday....
13:34, 09/19/2019

Ferrari backs Giovinazzi as Hulkenberg is linked with Alfa Romeo Mattia Binotto says Alfa Romeo driver Antonio Giovinazzi needs to feel the "confidence" of Ferrari, amid speculation over his Formula 1 future and Nico Hulkenberg's emergence as a free agent...
13:34, 09/19/2019

Grosjean retains Haas F1 seat for 2020, Hulkenberg future uncertain The Haas Formula 1 team will field an unchanged driver line-up in 2020, having opted to retain Romain Grosjean alongside Kevin Magnussen rather than taking Nico Hulkenberg...
13:34, 09/19/2019

The rule change that could end the Mustang's Supercars dominance Supercars will re-homologate the aero packages on all cars at the end of 2019, taking away downforce which is expected to reduce the dominance of the Ford Mustang...
13:34, 09/19/2019

Ryanair warns UK pilots of losing benefits if strikes continue: union The British Airline Pilots Association (BALPA) said https://www.balpa.org/Media-Centre/Press-Releases/Ryanair-reverts-to-type-and-starts-threatening-pil on Thursday that Ryanair pilots in the UK have been told by the airline that their benefits will...
13:34, 09/19/2019

France and Germany united on strategy to fight global slowdown: French minister France and Germany are agreed on a joint strategy to respond to a global economic slowdown at a time of international trade tensions, French Finance Minister Bruno Le Maire said on Thursday....
14:00, 09/19/2019

TEPCO executives acquitted over Fukushima nuclear disaster A Japanese court on Thursday acquitted three former Tokyo Electric Power Co. executives on charges of professional negligence in connection to the 2011 Fukushima meltdown....
14:00, 09/19/2019

Saudis say charred weapons 'unquestionably' prove Iran behind oil attacks The Saudi government on Wednesday produced what it called "material evidence" it says proves Iran was responsible for attacks at two Saudi oil-producing areas -- putting on display burned remains of drones and missiles....
14:00, 09/19/2019

EU chief Jean-Claude Juncker open to replacing Irish backstop with 'operable' alternative The EU said Wednesday it's open to a British exit without the key Irish "backstop," as long as Prime Minister Boris Johnson's government presents an alternative in writing before the Oct. 31 deadli...
14:00, 09/19/2019

Venezuela opposition deputy Edgar Zambrano freed 4 months after 'kidnapping' More than four months after he was arrested and charged with treason, Venezuelan opposition leader and lawmaker Edgar Zambrano has been freed from jail....
14:00, 09/19/2019

Foodie Monsters Eat Their Way to Friendship in This Adorable Stop-Motion Tale Nothing brings friends together like a shared meal—but what happens when one friend does all the cooking, and then the other proceeds to gobble everything down without sharing? Tsuneo Goda’s wonderful stop-motion tale Mogu & Perol digs into this ...
14:01, 09/19/2019

Climate Change Is Already Killing Americans and Costing Billions in Medical Bills, Report Finds Climate change will make our lives worse in the years to come, but a new report out this week highlights the stark costs people are already paying in the U.S. In 2012 alone, it found 10 major climate-related events likely led to nearly 1,000 extra de...
14:01, 09/19/2019

Daily on Healthcare: Tennessee inches closer to ‘block granting’ Medicaid Subscribe today to the Washington Examiner magazine and get Washington Briefing: politics and policy stories that will keep you up to date with what's going on in Washington. SUBSCRIBE NOW: Just $1.00 an issue!...
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US Treasury yields fall after Fed cuts rates U.S. government debt prices were higher Thursday morning, after the Fed failed to signal further rate cuts this year, disappointing market expectations....
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Netanyahu cancels UN trip, forgoes meeting with Trump after failing to secure an outright victory in national elections Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu canceled his trip to New York City for the United Nations’ annual General Assembly next week after falling short of securing a parliamentary majority in Israel’s second general election in five months, his office ann...
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Tyler, the Creator review – hero's welcome for rap's heartbroken dandy Brixton Academy, LondonAt his first UK show since a travel ban from Theresa May was overturned, Tyler, the Creator’s lovely, submissive neo-soul tracks segue into pyro and moshpits‘Fuck Theresa May!” The chants from the crowd begin after just one tra...
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Border Patrol agents arrest Mexican national wanted for murder and rape TUCSON – A Mexican national wanted for murder in Mexico and rape in Oregon was arrested by U.S. Border Patrol agents. Tucson Sector agents caught three men after they reportedly crossed the border illegally through a mountainous area outside No...
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Novartis halts distribution of Zantac heartburn medication due to contaminant NBC – Novartis AG’s Sandoz unit said on Wednesday it was halting distribution of its versions of the drug commonly known as Zantac in all its markets, including the United States and Canada, after contaminants were found in the heartburn ...
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Teen fatally stabbed as dozens watched, some rolling video rather than helping, police say By David K. Li A teenager near New York City was stabbed to death in an attack witnessed by dozens of onlookers — some who rolled video of the slaying rather than help stop it, police said Tuesday. Khaseen Morris, 16, and a friend were set upon by as...
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Supervisors reject proposed tobacco ordinance TUCSON – The Pima County Board of Supervisors voted against moving forward with passing an initiative to raise the tobacco buying age from 18 to 21 on Tuesday. The proposal, known as “Tabacco 21,” is still alive in the city. The Tucson City Council v...
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Special PJs for special kids (WBIR) For the past year, Martha Sileno has watched her 4-year-old son receive treatment in a diaper. Noah was diagnosed with B-Cell Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia at East Tennessee Children’s Hospital last summer. He’s a fighter, but canno...
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Sandy Hook parents release chilling ‘back to school’ PSA By David K. Li An anti-gun violence group, connected to the Sandy Hook massacre, unveiled a chilling “back to school” PSA on Wednesday, showing how kids could be forced to use ordinary possessions to fend off active shooters. The Sandy Ho...
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Trump names Robert O’Brien as new national security adviser President Donald Trump on Wednesday named Robert O’Brien, a State Department official who has specialized in hostage issues, as his new national security adviser. “I have worked long & hard with Robert,” Trump tweeted. “He will do a great...
14:34, 09/19/2019

Give a gift today to support our family farmers (QUINCY MEDIA) — The ongoing crisis in farm country is directly impacting family farmers throughout the Midwest. To help, Quincy Media TV stations are partnering with Farm Aid to raise money to support family farmers in the  Midwest ahead of the annu...
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Demonstrators call for removal of UA professor after homophobic comments TUCSON – Students, staff, professors, and community members are expected to protest on Wednesday at The University of Arizona against the continued employment of the former-chair for the Department of Anesthesiology in the College of Medicine. ...
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Kobe Bryant recalls what then-Charlotte Hornets GM told him before draft day trade: 'I was triggered' Kobe Bryant was selected with the No. 13 pick in the 1996 NBA Draft by the Charlotte Hornets but his tenure with the organization lasted only a few hours....
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Dallas Cowboys' Robert Quinn accuses media of twisting anthem protests message Dallas Cowboys defensive end Robert Quinn was asked Wednesday whether he would raise a fist during the national anthem and used the opportunity to lambast the media over the national anthem protests....
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Carl Yastrzemski throws out first pitch to Giants outfielder grandson Mike Yastrzemski Fans at Fenway Park got to witness a special moment Wednesday night before the Boston Red Sox took on the San Francisco Giants in their series finale....
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Saints QB Brees has surgery on hand, teammates move on As Drew Brees underwent surgery on his injured throwing hand Wednesday afternoon in Los Angeles, his New Orleans Saints teammates went about business mostly as usual preparing for their first game without the star quarterback....
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Kovalev eager to take on Canelo Alvarez at light heavyweight Sergey Kovalev was considered by some to be washed up after he lost two straight fights to Andre Ward, the second by knockout. He got stopped again a few fights later, then had to rally in his native Russia to stop Anthony Yarde and retain his 175-po...
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Lynx boss Cheryl Reeve chosen WNBA Executive of the Year Minnesota Lynx general manager and coach Cheryl Reeve has been chosen WNBA basketball executive of the year after steering the team to a ninth straight appearance in the playoffs despite losing several longtime stars....
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Netanyahu’s rival rejects call to let him lead centrist coalition Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Thursday called on his main rival Benny Gantz to hold talks aimed at creating a centrist unity government headed by the incumbent – but his proposal was summarily rejected. “We will not enter a coali...
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China Open: PV Sindhu Knocked Out In Round Of 16 PV Sindhu was knocked out of the China Open after she lost to Thailand's Pornpawee Chochuwong in round of 16 match on Thursday. With this loss, India's campaign in women's category ended early in the......
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Vinesh Wants To Convert World Wrestling Championships Bronze Into Gold Vinesh Phogat defeated Greece's Maria Prevolaraki to win the bronze medal match in the World Wrestling Championships on Wednesday. She had already qualified for the Tokyo Olympics after her win......
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Netanyahu urges rival Gantz to join him in unity government Spokeswoman for former general has no immediate response to PM’s surprise offer The Israeli prime minister has called on his main rival, the former general Benny Gantz, to join him in a broad, governing coalition after Israel’s election ended with no...
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Brexit: Parliament could remain suspended even if court finds against PM, government suggests - live news Rolling coverage of the day’s political developments as they happen, including the final day of the supreme court hearing to determine if Boris Johnson’s five-week suspension of parliament was lawful 2.17pm BST Keen says prorogation can have politica...
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'He became our best friend': how we survived Larry Nassar's systematic abuse Olympic medalist Tasha Schwikert and US national team member Jordan Schwikert reveal their experience as sisters and survivors of Larry Nassar’s abuse, including an unthinkable week Tasha spent in the predator’s homeAt first we found it hard to belie...
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For the sake of life on Earth, we must put a limit on wealth | George Monbiot It’s not just the megarich: increased spending power leads us all to inflict environmental damage. It’s time for a radical planIt is not quite true that behind every great fortune lies a great crime. Musicians and novelists, for example, can become e...
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Let's follow California's lead and regulate companies like Uber | Veena Dubal The ‘gig economy’ is terrible for workers. We must tackle the problem head-onThis week, California’s governor, Gavin Newsom – a darling of tech capitalists – signed Assembly Bill 5 (AB5) into law. The bill codifies the “ABC test” to determine the app...
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Liam Gallagher: Why Me? Why Not review | Alexis Petridis's album of the week (Warner Records)Gallagher provides more crowd-pleasers for his sizable audience of 90s guitar-rock nostalgists – and with greater confidenceYou can accuse Liam Gallagher of many things, but never of selling his music under false pretences. Not for Ou...
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Thieves tie up French chateau owners and steal €2m of jewels and cash Police seek six suspects who ransacked Vaux-le-Vicomte near Paris, which often stands in for Versailles in filmsThe owners of a 17th-century French castle were tied up as their opulent home was ransacked by robbers who fled with a haul worth €2m (£1....
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Why can’t we agree on what’s true any more? It’s not about foreign trolls, filter bubbles or fake news. Technology encourages us to believe we can all have first-hand access to the ‘real’ facts – and now we can’t stop fighting about it. By William DaviesWe live in a time of political fury and ...
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'We will fight to the last drop of blood': embattled Kashmiris target freedom – video Determined to prevent security forces from entering their community, people in the suburb of Anchar, in the disputed region of Kashmir, stand united in their desire to achieve freedom from India. Defying teargas and pellets, they are the last remaini...
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Gorgons and organs: the Istanbul Biennial 2019 – in pictures The art festival focuses on the environment for its 16th edition, The Seventh Continent. Its title refers to the huge island of plastic waste floating in the oceans, covering an area five times larger than Turkey itself.The 16th Istanbul Biennial, cu...
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Sesh, Caulrophobia Among New Words Added To Merriam-Webster If you are an ardent user of terms like ''sesh'', ''vacay'', or even ''tallboy'', you are now free to express yourself even better as these words, along with others, have made it to the......
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Browns' Odell Beckham Jr. partners with Swedish watchmaker Daniel Wellington After wearing an expensive Richard Mille watch during an NFL game, Cleveland Browns star wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. is partnering with Swedish watchmaker Daniel Wellington....
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Justin Trudeau Wore Brownface at 2001 ‘Arabian Nights’ Party While He Taught at a Private School Justin Trudeau, Canada’s prime minister, wore brownface makeup to a party at the private school where he was teaching in the spring of 2001. TIME has obtained a photograph of the incident. The photograph has not been previously reported. The p...
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20 Killed In Afghanistan As Taliban Truck Bomb Explodes Near Hospital A Taliban truck bomb killed at least 20 people and wounded 95 when it exploded near a hospital in southern Afghanistan on Thursday, a provincial official said....
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Mother Or Baby Die In Child Birth Every 11 Seconds: UN Global child and maternal deaths have fallen sharply in recent decades, but new UN statistics released Thursday show unequal progress, with more than five childbirths a minute ending in tragedy....
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Claim By Yemeni Rebels Over Saudi Oil Attacks "Lacks Credibility": France French Foreign Minister Jean-Yves Le Drian said on Thursday that a claim by Yemeni rebels that they carried out attacks on two Saudi oil facilities "lacks credibility"....
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Indonesia Returning Hundreds Of Containers Of Contaminated Waste To West Indonesia is sending back hundreds of containers of contaminated waste to the West after shipments supposedly containing plastic meant for recycling were found to hide hazardous substances, customs......
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US Envoy Zalmay Khalilzad To Testify Over Taliban Peace Plan The US envoy who negotiated with the Taliban will testify behind closed doors to Congress on Thursday, 12 days after President Donald Trump abruptly ended talks with the Afghan militants....
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|10-year-oldwirecartelcasesettled,millionsinpenalties After a full decade and several legal challenges – including in the Supreme Court of Appeal – the Competition Tribunal this week approved settlement agreements between the Competition Commission and two wire products manufacturers accused of cartel c...
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|HuaweidanglesnearlyR22bninhuntforglobaldevelopers Huawei is offering nearly R22bn to partners willing to build software for its future chip and computing platforms, courting developers worldwide at a time the US is heightening scrutiny of the Chinese tech giant....
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Samsung Galaxy A70s With 64-Megapixel Camera Said to Launch in India Soon Samsung is all set to launch its most premium Galaxy A-device, the Galaxy A70s, with a 64-megapixel rear camera sensor later this month, informed sources told IANS on Thursday....
16:20, 09/19/2019

CHEAP: Save big on ASUS’ powerful new ROG Phone 2 gaming handset with $180 off What’s better than one CHEAP deal? Two CHEAP deals, plus a freebie. I’ll start off with the first deal: Looking for a new phone? Like games? Then you’ll love the ASUS ROG Phone 2, which boasts Qualcomm’s gaming-focused Snapdragon 855 Plus platform. T...
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Huawei launches Mate 30 Pro with quad-camera system and waterfall display Huawei launched its new flagship, the Mate 30 Pro, today in Munich. The device features a waterfall display and quad-camera setup on the back with a huge 40-megapixel primary sensor. The Chinese manufacturer’s latest offering has a 6.53-inch full HD+...
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To Keep Exports Flowing, Saudi Arabia Looks to Import Oil After attacks on the country’s largest oil facilities, Saudi Arabia is reaching out to foreign producers for crude and other petroleum products. Crude-oil prices are up on news the Saudis are importing oil products....
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$11.4M Boeing contract calls for SLAM-ER missile development for Saudi Arabia Boeing Co. received an $11.4 million contract for work on the Stand-Off Land Attack Missile for Saudi Arabia, the U.S. Navy announced, more than a year after it redesigned and restarted production on the missiles....
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Max Mara's spring/ summer 2020 show devised a wardrobe for a female 007 This was a collection designed to provide its wearer with an armour against everyday life, whether she's battling her commute or kicking ass in the boardroom....
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Woman dying of cervical cancer at 25: ‘Pap smear could have saved me’ Her youth has cut her life short. After experiencing constant, severe bleeding and back pain, Paige Hart, 25, was diagnosed in November with cervical cancer. Following chemotherapy, she was told she was cured, but then the pain returned, and doctors ...
16:51, 09/19/2019

Producer Brian Grazer Wants You to Be More Curious About Other People Brian Grazer likes to tell the story about the time he didn’t meet Vladimir Putin. Not meeting Putin is a story nearly all of us could tell, but Grazer came closer than most, right into the ante-room of the Russian President’s office, in ...
16:51, 09/19/2019

Apple’s iPhone 11 Pro has one-third as much RAM as top Android flagships, but it still crushes them Apple’s new iPhone 11, iPhone 11 Pro, and iPhone 11 Pro Max will finally be released tomorrow after months and months of leaks. When the next-generation iPhones finally do start hitting mailboxes and store shelves around the country and around ...
17:51, 09/19/2019

Dutch government heeds call to spend more — but analysts say it might not be enough for Draghi The Dutch government announced plans for more economic stimulus in the coming year, but analysts believe it falls short of what institutions like the European Central Bank President (ECB) have called for....
17:51, 09/19/2019

Armani sees airy spring for Emporio line, Fendi picks earthy tones in Milan Italian designer Giorgio Armani chose a light breezy silhouette for his Emporio Armani line at Milan Fashion Week on Thursday, picking soft colours and loose cuts for the brand’s spring line....
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NJ Transit accident: Father, son seriously injured after train hits car A father and son were seriously injured Thursday morning when a NJ Transit train hit a car on the tracks, according to officials and reports. The Hoboken-bound train was near the New Bridge Landing station in River Edge, NJ, at 7:30 a.m. when it cras...
17:51, 09/19/2019

Virginia mom delivers baby at home after hospital turns her away A Virginia couple had to give birth to their first child in the bathtub at home — because, they say, they were sent home after trying to get admitted to a hospital. LeeAnn Bienaime, 27, went to Naval Medical Center Portsmouth because of “...
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Justin Trudeau won’t say if he’ll resign over ‘brownface’ scandal Canada Prime Minister Justin Trudeau dodged a question about whether he should resign for dressing up in “brownface” in his younger years. “I think there are people who’ve made mistakes in this life and you make decisions base...
17:51, 09/19/2019

10 notebooks and planners to help hack your productivity Productivity hacks are all over the place. Between apps and noise-canceling headphones to yoga sequences and vitamins that promise to make you a superhero, there are all kinds of solutions designed specifically to help you focus. But here’s the thing...
18:17, 09/19/2019

Macanese driver Leong joins Sochi F3 finale with Jenzer team Jenzer's tally of FIA Formula 3 drivers has reached six as Hon Chio 'Charles' Leong has joined Red Bull, Honda Formula 1 junior Yuki Tsunoda and Andreas Estner at Sochi...
18:17, 09/19/2019

Trump on Snowballing Whistleblower Scandal: 'No Problem!' You’ll have to forgive me if I don’t feel particularly reassured by President Donald Trump when he emphatically suggests that an alleged whistleblower complaint from a member of the intelligence community over an allegedly deeply troubling secret “p...
18:17, 09/19/2019

No, That Isn't a Photo of Beto O'Rourke Pissing Himself Beto O’Rourke might have been a ~hot rocker~ back in the day, but the photo circulating the internet of a man appearing to have had an accident is not the Democratic presidential candidate....
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I'm Deeply Troubled to Report Stephen Miller Got a Girlfriend The wonders of the world simply do not cease. As NBC News reported today, Vice President Mike Pence has hired a new press secretary, Katie Waldman. Immediately more intriguing: Waldman is apparently dating congenitally awful human Stephen Miller....
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Justin Trudeau's Blackface Scandal Is Spiraling Out of Control Perhaps you’ve heard about Justin Trudeau’s recent racism scandal? No, not that one. And no, not that one, either. I’m talking about a third instance that’s surfaced in the past 12 hours of the Canadian prime minister getting busted for having covere...
18:17, 09/19/2019

Amazon vows to be carbon neutral by 2040, buying 100,000 electric vans Amazon.com Inc Chief Executive Officer Jeff Bezos on Thursday committed the company to being carbon neutral by 2040 and said part of that pledge is an order for 100,000 electric delivery vans from a start-up the online retailer has invested in....
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Democrats' drug pricing proposal 'dead on arrival' in Senate: leading Republican The second most powerful Republican in the U.S. Senate on Thursday said that a Democratic plan on drug pricing would not survive in the Republican-dominated chamber, calling it "heavy-handed."...
18:17, 09/19/2019

‘Trump Is Having His Own Brexit’: The Race to Prepare for a Potential U.S. Exit From the World’s Mail System As an American, Jeanne Glenz prizes her right to vote. But, because she lives near Munich with her German husband, exercising that right isn’t always easy. This year, it could get even harder, depending on the results of an obscure internationa...
18:17, 09/19/2019

'I’m tired and desperate' – a disabled victim of domestic violence on her struggle to survive Disabled women are at higher risk of domestic violence than others, so why are there so few accessible refuges? As Sarah’s story shows, they are faced with an impossible systemTo survive in the refuge, Sarah (not her real name) stores fruit and cerea...
18:51, 09/19/2019

Huawei's Mate 30 and Mate 30 Pro Pack Big Cams and Blazing 5G Support Now that Apple has announced its latest batch of iPhones, it’s time for Huawei to hit back with some high-end phones of its own, the Mate 30 and Mate 30 Pro. Read more......
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Rescuers used a human chain to save a group of stranded dolphins A group of four dolphins that was stranded for days in a canal in St. Petersburg, Florida was rescued Tuesday after volunteers formed a human chain to help free them....
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'Jeopardy' fans can play this game while they drive. Experts aren't sure that's safe A Google and Amazon-backed startup believes its Jeopardy trivia app is safe for drivers to play while behind the wheel, but experts on distracted driving aren't convinced....
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Black panther spotted prowling French rooftops A black panther that was seen roaming rooftops near the French city of Lille has been captured. The juvenile big cat appeared to have escaped from a private home....
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Fewer German women are taking the pill A survey published on Thursday showed that fewer German women were taking the birth control pill than before, with condoms becoming more popular. The pill has been associated with health risks in recent years....
18:51, 09/19/2019

The Bauhaus in the Middle East: 'Tel Aviv was an oasis' Tel Aviv celebrates 100 years of homegrown Bauhaus-inspired architecture with the opening of the White City Center. Designed for White City residents and visitors, it will help preserve the area's storied architecture....
18:51, 09/19/2019

Champions League: What the German clubs can learn from matchday 1 The opening matchday of the 2019-20 Champions League saw a mixed bag of performances and results for the German clubs. Bayern Munich's new signings caught the eye while an old hand impressed for Borussia Dortmund....
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US backs Saudi 'right to defend itself,' Iran warns of 'all-out war' The US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo described attacks on Saudi oil facilities as an "act of war" by Iran. Tehran has denied a role in the attacks and said a military strike against Iran would end in "all-out war."...
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Asylum approvals almost always right, German review finds - report Nearly all decisions to grant migrants asylum in Germany were justified, officials found after reviewing some 62,000 claims, according to a newspaper report. Hundreds of officials work on reviewing old cases....
18:51, 09/19/2019

Austria deals first blow to EU-Mercosur trade pact Austrian lawmakers have rejected an EU-Mercosur trade deal, putting the fate of the project in doubt. Several European states have raised concerns about the South American trade agreement and the environment....
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Champions League: Leverkusen shocked at home, PSG outplay Real Madrid Self-inflicted wounds hindered Bayer Leverkusen in their first game of the new Champions League season. In Paris, a host of stars were missing but one side coped better than the other and came out on top....
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In Pakistan-Held Kashmir, Growing Calls for Independence An emboldened independence movement in Pakistan-held Kashmir has the government on edge, emerging as the state tries to rein in anti-India militants....
18:51, 09/19/2019

Fintech Firm Stripe Climbs Ranks of U.S. Startup Valuations Stripe has climbed closer to the top ranks of the highest-priced U.S. startups after a new fundraising round valued the financial-technology company at $35 billion....
19:17, 09/19/2019

Datadog Shares Soar as Investors Bet on Cloud-Based Software Shares of Datadog jumped as they made their debut in the public markets, reflecting robust investor demand for companies tied to cloud-based technologies....
19:17, 09/19/2019

Fed Adds $75 Billion to Financial System in Third Repo Transaction This Week The Federal Reserve Bank of New York added $75 billion to the financial system, using the market for overnight repurchase agreements, or repo, to relieve funding pressure in money markets....
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Chinese Property Giants Could Regret Milking the Country's Middle Class Using presales as a method of financing might seem cheap compared with the high-yield bond market, but Chinese property companies may have now promised buyers too much....
19:17, 09/19/2019

Falling Demand for Architects a Warning Shot for Industry The American Institute of Architects said Wednesday that its monthly billings index, which measures the demand for design services, fell to its lowest point since May 2012....
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MLB roundup: Cole hits 300 K's, pitches Astros to playoffs Gerrit Cole eclipsed the 300-strikeout mark for the season and did so in style, pitching host Houston to a 3-2 victory over the Texas Rangers on Wednesday, allowing the Astros to clinch their fourth playoff berth in five years....
19:17, 09/19/2019

Athletics: IAAF confirms 1,900-plus world championship entries More than 1,900 athletes from 209 countries will be in action at this month's World Athletics Championships, with American sprinter Allyson Felix looking to extend her record medals tally in Doha....
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NFL notebook: Saints mum on starting quarterback Saints coach Sean Payton is not tipping his hand at quarterback, refusing to name backup Teddy Bridgewater as the starter Sunday when New Orleans visits the Seattle Seahawks....
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Look inside the flagship Apple Fifth Avenue store before it reopens Here's a look inside Apple's flagship Fifth Avenue store, known as the "cube," in New York. It reopens on Friday after being closed since 2017 for renovations....
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Eintracht Frankfurt v Arsenal, Rennes v Celtic: Europa League – live! Europa League clockwatch updates from the opening gamesLive scoreboard: all the latest from tonight’s gamesAnd you can email Simon here or tweet him here 6.11pm BST Twelve games are being played, each now 15 minutes old. That’s the equivalent of four...
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Kieran Trippier delivering for Atlético Madrid and relishing new 100mph life | Sid Lowe The right-back set up the equaliser against Juventus and says the atmosphere was unlike anything he had experiencedKieran Trippier took a step back, avoiding the red and white flowers at the south-east corner of the ground, laid there by Margarita Lu...
19:17, 09/19/2019

Tottenham's Pochettino: we didn’t respect the plan in draw with Olympiakos – video It was a poor start from Mauricio Pochettino's side in the Champions League; despite his side having a 2-0 lead against the run of play, they drew away at Olympiakos. A penalty from Harry Kane and a wonderful strike from Lucas Moura put the Champions...
19:17, 09/19/2019

SEC chairman: Bitcoin won’t trade on real exchanges anytime soon Bitcoin won’t be traded on real exchanges like Nasdaq or New York Stock Exchange any time soon — or so says US Securities and Exchange Commission chairman Jay Clayton. At a conference earlier today, Clayton maintained that Bitcoin needs stronger regu...
19:19, 09/19/2019

Labs confirm 1st new case of polio in Philippines in 26 years Nearly two decades after the World Health Organization declared polio eradicated in the Philippines, the malady has returned in a new outbreak, officials said Thursday....
19:19, 09/19/2019

Bank of England leaves interest rates alone amid Brexit volatility The Bank of England on Thursday voted to hold interest rates steady, and warned that prolonged instability over Britain's planned departure from the European Union will significantly harm the domestic economy....
19:19, 09/19/2019

How to Co-Parent With a Difficult Ex So, you had kids with an asshole. You probably didn’t mean to. Maybe they were much less of an asshole before the kids came along—or maybe their dickish tendencies were just easier to deal with when you weren’t also trying to keep small humans alive....
19:51, 09/19/2019

Tech investors: No broad lessons seen in WeWork valuation drama Two top technology investors cautioned against drawing broadconclusions about the valuation of private companies from questions swirling around U.S. office-sharing startup WeWork....
19:51, 09/19/2019

Embattled Facebook CEO Zuckerberg seeks to mend fences in Washington Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg is meeting with lawmakers on Capitol Hill for a second day on Thursday as part of an effort by the social media giant to mend its reputation as it faces a slew of government investigations....
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Shares of Ping Identity jump 25% in U.S. market debut Shares of Ping Identity Holding Corp jumped 25% in their market debut on Thursday, giving the identity software company a market value of about $1.46 billion....
19:51, 09/19/2019

Military strike against Iran would result in 'all-out war': Zarif Any U.S. or Saudi military strike against Iran would bring "all-out war", Tehran said on Thursday, keeping up a drumbeat of warnings to its adversaries after they accused the Islamic Republic of a strike on Saudi oil facilities....
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France urges Germany to act on economy sooner rather later Germany should act sooner rather than later to revive its flagging economy, France's finance minister said on Thursday, as he struggled to hide frustration with the pace of Berlin's efforts to engineer a recovery....
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Banker tells German fraud trial he made millions from 'astronomical' trades A British investment banker at the center of Germany's biggest fraud trial told judges on Thursday he earned millions of euros from deals involving "astronomical" trades that prosecutors say were a means to make bogus tax reclaims....
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Houston Texans' Kenny Stills receives praise for 'patriotism' after meeting with police chief Houston Texans wide receiver Kenny Stills received high praise from Houston police Chief Art Acevedo on Tuesday after the two met to discuss policing within the community....
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