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Papa John's dismisses KPMG as its auditor, hires EY

Papa John's International Inc said on Friday it dismissed KPMG LLP as its financial auditor after the accounting firm pointed out that the pizza chain did not maintain ef...

Papa John's dismisses KPMG as its auditor, hires EY

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UPDATE 2-Papa John's dismisses KPMG as its auditor, hires EY Papa John's International Inc said on Friday it dismissed KPMG LLP as its financial auditor and appointed Ernst & Young LLP, which served as its bookkeeper from 1990 to 2017, to handle its accounts for the fiscal year ending December 2019, according ...
06:17, 06/15/2019

Geoff Johns reckons with his DC Comics legacy in Doomsday Clock #10 What is the point of Doomsday Clock? It can be read as a treatise on hope and optimism overcoming despair and darkness in the superhero genre, but it really leans into the despair and darkness in the execution. If it’s supposed to pave a path for the...
18:00, 06/08/2019

Judge seals videos of Robert Kraft and other johns in prostitution bust The secretly recorded videos of New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft and other accused johns at a Florida day spa will be kept under wraps — at least for now. Palm Beach County Judge Joseph Marx filed an order Wednesday to seal more than 100 hours...
21:51, 05/09/2019

Johns Hopkins Calls in the Cops to Break Up Student Occupation and Arrest Protesters Since April 3, students and community members at Baltimore’s Johns Hopkins University have been protesting the university’s state-approved plans to build a private police force, as well as John Hopkins’ contracts with ICE, with a sit-in at the univer...
11:34, 05/09/2019

Johns Hopkins hospital sued poor and African American patients, study shows Baltimore hospital filed 2,400 lawsuits often against poor and black patients for unpaid medical bills between 2009 and 2018Johns Hopkins hospital in Baltimore, Maryland, filed more than 2,000 lawsuits often against poor and African American patients...
00:34, 05/16/2019

KPMG to Pay as Much as $50 Million to Settle SEC Probe KPMG is preparing to pay as much as $50 million to settle civil claims related to the conduct of former partners who learned which of their audits would be subject to surprise regulatory examinations....
06:17, 06/14/2019

KPMG fined £4m for Co-op Bank audit in 2009 'Big four' auditor KPMG has been slapped with a £4m fine and one of its partners sanctioned in relation to its scrutiny of the Co-operative Bank's accounts in 2009....
08:51, 05/08/2019

Papa John’s: 1Q Earnings Snapshot LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) _ Papa John’s International Inc. (PZZA) on Tuesday reported a first-quarter loss of $1.7 million, after reporting a profit in the same period a year earlier. The Louisville, Kentucky-based company said it had a loss of 12 c...
03:51, 05/08/2019

State auditor general to run for US House, Democrats say HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Pennsylvania Auditor General Eugene DePasquale is telling fellow Democrats that he’s going to run for Congress in a Harrisburg-area district that’s in Republican hands. Two Democratic Party figures say DePasquale to...
03:51, 06/26/2019

State Auditor Finds Discrepancies In Former Sheriff’s Fee Account LESLIE COUNTY, Ky. (LEX 18)– The state auditor has now released the audit of the 2017 financial statement for former Leslie County Sheriff Delano Huff. In the report, auditor Mike Harmon talks about six issues that were found with the former sh...
17:00, 06/13/2019

Ernst & Young Quits as Auditor for Chinese Bank The firm’s resignation adds to concerns about the health of the China’s regional banks following a government takeover of a troubled small bank last month....
23:51, 06/03/2019

Censured BHS auditor takes luxury property role The auditor censured after signing off BHS's accounts prior to its controversial sale by Sir Philip Green has emerged as the finance chief of a luxury real estate start-up involving some of the City's leading figures....
01:34, 05/18/2019

KPMG Agrees to Pay $50 Million Penalty Tied to Misconduct Allegations KPMG agreed to pay $50 million to settle allegations that former employees got an unlawful sneak peek at regulators’ plans to inspect its work and auditors at the firm cheated on internal training exams....
22:51, 06/17/2019

KPMG fined $50 million for using stolen data, exam fraud: U.S. SEC KPMG LLP has agreed to pay a $50 million fine over allegations former staffers used stolen information to alter some of the accounting firm's previous audit work and cheated on training exams, the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission said on Monda...
18:34, 06/17/2019

UPDATE 1-Papa John's to invest $80 mln in marketing, U.S. franchisees Papa John's International Inc, which has been struggling to boost sales, said on Wednesday it would spend $80 million to boost its brand image and support its franchisees in the United States from the third quarter of fiscal year 2019....
01:34, 06/20/2019

Papa John's to invest $80 million in marketing, U.S. franchisees Papa John's International Inc, which has been struggling to boost sales, said on Wednesday it would spend $80 million to boost its brand image and support its franchisees in the United States from the third quarter of fiscal year 2019....
01:51, 06/20/2019

Papa John's International Swings to Quarterly Loss Papa John’s International Inc. swung to a loss in the latest period largely tied to legal costs and financial assistance to North American franchisees....
07:51, 05/08/2019

India's Reliance Capital rejects PwC's observations after auditor quits Reliance Capital said on Thursday the observations of global audit firm PwC about its fiscal accounts were "completely baseless and unjustified", after PwC in a surprise move resigned earlier this week as the auditor of the non-banking financial comp...
13:34, 06/13/2019

Sheri Donahue wins Democratic nomination for Kentucky auditor LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Sheri Donahue wins Democratic nomination for Kentucky auditor....
03:17, 05/22/2019

India seeks bans for Deloitte, KPMG arm for alleged auditing lapses India is seeking to ban Deloitte Haskins Sells and KPMG affiliate BSR & Associates for five years, alleging lapses in their audits of a unit of Infrastructure Leasing & Financial Services (IL&FS), which the government took control of last year....
15:17, 06/11/2019

Police arrest Johns Hopkins’ protesters of private police BALTIMORE (AP) — Baltimore police have arrested protesters at Johns Hopkins University where students have been staging a sit-in for more than a month to stop the university’s plans to create a private police force. The Baltimore Sun reports po...
13:00, 05/08/2019

Papa New Guinea leader steps down amid political turmoil Prime Minister Peter O'Neill's resignation follows weeks of high profile defections from the ruling coalition to the opposition. The premier was also in hot water over a gas deal with French petroleum company Total....
10:51, 05/26/2019

EPA rejects auditor’s call to recoup $124,000 in travel costs from ex-boss Pruitt Months after he resigned as administrator of the EPA over concerns about his business and first-class travel, a watchdog has recommended that the agency consider recovering $124,000 in extra costs — likely from Scott Pruitt himself....
00:17, 05/17/2019

India's Reliance Capital calls auditor's observations 'baseless and unjustified' Reliance Capital Ltd said on Thursday the observations of PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) about its fiscal accounts were "completely baseless and unjustified", a day after the auditor withdrew from assessing the shadow bank's fiscal year 2018/19 account...
08:17, 06/13/2019

Papa John's founder explores pizza chain stake sale Papa John International Inc's founder John Schnatter is in talks with financial advisers for a possible sale of his stake in the company, a regulatory filing showed on Monday....
02:17, 05/07/2019

Papa John's will spend additional $80 million on franchisee relief and marketing Papa John's said Wednesday that the company will invest an additional $80 million in its domestic franchisees and marketing, as the pizza chain's struggles put pressure on its operators....
23:17, 06/19/2019

5 years after Moncton killings, RCMP not prepared to respond to active shooter: auditor The auditor said the national police force has mismanaged the purchase, distribution and ongoing maintenance of semi-automatic rifles known as carbines....
17:51, 05/07/2019

Hannah Green wins KPMG Women’s PGA Championship, becomes third Aussie to win an LPGA major Longshot Hannah Green led wire-to-wire to become the third Australian to win an LPGA major, joining Karrie Webb and Jan Stephenson.        ...
05:00, 06/24/2019

Hannah Green, Ariya Jutanugarn set for Sunday duel at KPMG Women's PGA Championship Hannah Green takes a one-shot lead over former No. 1 Ariya Jutanugarn into Sunday of the KPMG Women's PGA Championship.        ...
08:00, 06/23/2019

Papa John's swings to a loss as fallout from spat with founder weighs on profits Papa John's reported first-quarter net loss of $3.80 million, or 12 cents per share, down from a net income of $17.4 million, or 52 cents per share, a year earlier....
00:00, 05/08/2019

Canadian immigration system ‘not equipped’ to handle influx of irregular migrants: auditor general The spring report by the auditor general found the Canadian immigration system has not been able to handle the spike in claims made by an influx of irregular migrants....
17:51, 05/07/2019

Australian Hannah Green battles elements to take early KPMG Women's PGA Championship lead The weather got nasty at Hazeltine National on Thursday, but Green soldiered through to card a 4-under 68 and lead the opening round.        ...
14:00, 06/21/2019

Aiding 'organized crime': India alleges 22 audit violations by Deloitte, KPMG arm in fraud case India detected at least 22 violations of auditing standards by Deloitte Haskins & Sells and a KPMG affiliate while investigating a fraud at a financial company, leading it to seek a five-year ban on the auditors, according to government legal filings...
17:34, 06/13/2019

Shaq putting his signature style on Atlanta-based Papa John's franchise locations Shaquille O’Neal is putting his signature and footprints on his nine new Atlanta-based Papa John's locations. Plus, photos of Shaq over the years.       ...
17:17, 06/17/2019

John Schnatter exploring sale of his shares in Papa John's, according to SEC filing Schnatter, founder of the Louisville, Kentucky-based pizza chain, is considering a sale of his nearly 31% stake, according to an SEC filing.        ...
18:34, 05/07/2019

Jets’ new GM set to make three key hires The front office staff of new Jets general manager Joe Douglas is coming into focus. ESPN reported the Jets are hiring Colts vice president of player personnel Rex Hogan as assistant general manager. The NFL Network also reported Douglas is set to hi...
09:34, 06/19/2019

Apple hires one of ARM's top chip designers Apple appears to be making up for its loss of chip designer talent. The company has quietly hired ARM Lead CPU Architect Mike Filippo to serve as a chip architect. It's not certain just what he'll do at Apple, but hes work at ARM focused ...
02:00, 06/27/2019

Big Ten’s hires Vikings COO to be 1st black P5 commissioner ROSEMONT, Ill. (AP) — The Big Ten has hired Minnesota Vikings executive Kevin Warren as its new commissioner. Warren is a former college basketball player and sports agent with a law degree from Notre Dame. He will become the first black commissioner...
19:34, 06/04/2019

AP Top 25 Podcast: Texas HS hires Art Briles … Why? Former Baylor coach Art Briles has returned to coaching football in the United States, landing a gig at a mid-sized East Texas high school. The hiring of Briles by the Mount Vernon Independent School District was surprising to many. On the latest edi...
20:34, 05/29/2019

Iran dismisses possibility of conflict, says does not want war Iran's top diplomat on Saturday dismissed the possibility of war erupting in the region, saying Tehran did not want a conflict and that no country had the "illusion it can confront Iran", the state news agency IRNA reported....
17:00, 05/18/2019

Shaq-eroni anyone? Shaq's first Papa John's location is open with some signature features NBA Hall of Famer and restaurateur Shaquille O’Neal’s first remodeled Papa John’s location is now open at Georgia Tech University.       ...
17:17, 06/17/2019

Hamburger SV hires Dieter Hecking as coach Hamburger SV has appointed former Borussia Mönchengladbach and Wolfsburg coach Dieter Hecking to lead the club back into the Bundesliga        ...
16:17, 05/29/2019

Indiegogo hires Reddit’s Andy Yang as new CEO Indiegogo has a new chief. Andy Yang will take over for outgoing CEO David Mandelbrot who is stepping down. According to sources close to the company, several other Indiegogo employees are also leaving. Indiegogo has yet to confirm this claim or sta...
18:51, 05/23/2019

Morrie's hires former AutoNation exec Iserman as CEO Lance Iserman will take the top spot at Morrie's on Monday. He replaces interim CEO Ken Czubay, a former Ford Motor Co. executive, who will remain a board adviser to Morrie's....
19:34, 06/26/2019

Token hires don’t help diversity, making core changes does Discussing diversity and inclusion (D&I) practices in the workplace can be a delicate subject — but it shouldn’t be. Rather than dance around the subject or get defensive about the reason for the imbalance, I believe HR leaders and CEOs must make a c...
18:00, 06/25/2019

Lyft hires ex-Google engineer to be its new head of AI Lyft announced today that it is hiring Tal Shaked, an engineer who previously worked at Google, to serve as its first-ever head of machine learning and artificial intelligence. According to the company, Shaked will largely be focusing on improving te...
01:51, 05/02/2019

Trump dismisses reports of NKorean executions President Donald Trump is dismissing reports that a former North Korean negotiator in the nuclear talks has been executed, reportedly over North Korean leader Kim Jong Un's unsuccessful summit with the president in February. (June 5)  ...
04:17, 06/06/2019

UPDATE 2-Iran dismisses possibility of conflict, says does not want war Iran's top diplomat dismissed the possibility of war erupting in the region at a time of escalating confrontation with the United States, saying Tehran did not want conflict and no country had the "illusion it can confront Iran"....
21:34, 05/18/2019

| Koepka dismisses US Open player complaints Brooks Koepka shrugged off complaints about the setup for next week's US Open as he returns to golf for his first time since winning the PGA Championship....
19:51, 06/05/2019

Judge Dismisses VIX Manipulation Litigation Against Cboe A federal judge dismissed a case against Cboe Global Markets that accused the exchange-operator of benefiting from manipulation of products based on the widely watched Cboe Volatility Index....
20:51, 05/30/2019

Acacia dismisses Barrick's view on miner's value Acacia Mining said on Monday it strongly disagreed with majority shareholder Barrick Gold Corp's valuation of the company, saying it rejected Barrick's view of its life of mine plans....
16:51, 06/24/2019

Woodford hires bankers to sell private stakes Britain's best-known fund manager is close to hiring bankers to sell a portfolio of private company holdings as part of a rescue bid aimed at raising hundreds of millions of pounds....
12:34, 06/26/2019

UPDATE 3-Drugmaker Sanofi hires Hudson from Novartis as CEO Sanofi has poached Paul Hudson from Novartis to replace Chief Executive Olivier Brandicourt who will retire in September, France's biggest drugmaker said on Friday, helping send its shares almost 5 percent higher. Hudson, who i...
14:34, 06/07/2019

St. John’s Hires Mike Anderson as New Men’s Basketball Coach The former Arkansas coach, taking over for Chris Mullin, said he wanted the Red Storm to be a team that opponents “don’t know what we’re going to do.”...
18:34, 04/28/2019

US Senator Hires Several Indian-Americans For His 2020 Presidential Bid US Senator Cory Booker has hired over a dozen Asian American Pacific Islanders, mostly Indian-Americans, for his 2020 presidential campaign which is said to be the largest among the Democratic......
07:34, 06/01/2019

Southern Conference hires Ohio AD Jim Schaus as commissioner SPARTANBURG, S.C. (AP) — The Southern Conference has selected Ohio athletic director Jim Schaus as its new commissioner. Schaus, who has been Ohio’s athletic director for the last 11 years, begins his new job July 1. He replaces John Iamarino, ...
19:34, 06/04/2019

Walmart Hires Global Tech Chief to Vie With Amazon Walmart is hiring Suresh Kumar, a former executive from Amazon and Google, to lead global technology, creating a new senior role as the world’s biggest retailer ramps up its efforts to take on Amazon....
23:00, 05/28/2019

Hertha Berlin hires Ante Covic as coach Hertha Berlin is putting its faith in under-23 coach Ante Covic to take charge as Pal Dardai's replacement for next season        ...
14:00, 05/12/2019

Velodyne Lidar hires bankers for an IPO: Business Insider Autonomous vehicle technology company Velodyne Lidar has hired bankers for an initial public offering, Business Insider reported on Saturday, citing sources familiar with the process....
02:00, 06/23/2019

Velodyne Lidar hires bankers for an IPO - Business Insider Autonomous vehicle technology company Velodyne Lidar has hired bankers for an initial public offering, Business Insider reported https://www.businessinsider.com/velodyne-lidar-has-hired-bankers-for-an-ipo-2019-6 on Saturday, citing sources familiar w...
01:34, 06/23/2019

Michigan hires Wilson as women’s basketball assistant ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) — Michigan has hired Toyelle Wilson as an assistant coach and recruiting coordinator for its women’s basketball team. The school announced the move Monday. Wilson spent the past six seasons as an assistant at Baylor and wa...
00:00, 05/21/2019

Marseille hires Andre Villas-Boas as coach MARSEILLE, France (AP) — French club Marseille has hired Andre Villas-Boas as coach, hoping he can turn the former European champion into a contender again. The 1993 European Cup-winning club, which is owned by former Los Angeles Dodger owner Frank M...
17:51, 05/28/2019

Nissan hires former Ford design executive Woodhouse As VP of Nissan Design America, David Woodhouse will lead Nissan and Infiniti design activities. The hiring marks a reversal for the automaker, which has been coping with a talent drain. ...
23:51, 06/12/2019

Sevilla hires former Spain coach Julen Lopetegui MADRID (AP) — Sevilla says it has reached a deal to hire former Spain coach Julen Lopetegui for the next three seasons. It will be Lopetegui’s first coaching job since being fired by Real Madrid last year, shortly after being fired by SpainR...
12:34, 06/04/2019

McCarthy dismisses Amash impeachment comments: 'He wants to have attention' House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy does not appear to be taking Rep. Justin Amash's recent tweets about President Trump very seriously, claiming that the Michigan Republican simply "wants to have attention," and questioning his GOP bona fides....
19:34, 05/19/2019

Biden dismisses calls to apologize after segregationist comment Democratic presidential hopeful Joe Biden on Wednesday refused calls to apologize for his comments about segregationist senators, saying “there’s not a racist bone in my body.” Biden made the statement to reporters outside of a fund...
07:17, 06/20/2019

Libyan commander marching on Tripoli dismisses negotiations CAIRO (AP) — A Libyan commander whose forces are fighting to take the country’s capital of Tripoli from militias allied with a U.N.-backed government based there has dismissed an initiative by its prime minister for negotiations to end the cris...
12:17, 06/20/2019

Jim Mallinder dismisses speculation he could become next England head coach • Mallinder will take charge of England against the Barbarians• Head coach Eddie Jones has a break clause in his contractJim Mallinder has moved to distance himself from the England head coach role after speculation that he could be a candidate if Ed...
07:51, 06/01/2019

'El Chapo' lawyer dismisses U.S. officials' escape fears A lawyer for Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman rejected prosecutors' claims that the Mexican drug lord may try to escape from the Manhattan jail where he awaits sentencing, and said he should be afforded regular exercise on the building's roof....
01:51, 06/04/2019

Judge dismisses lawsuit over slain millionaire's residency A judge in New Hampshire dismissed a lawsuit Friday against a man relatives say killed his millionaire grandfather for inheritance money, saying the grandmother was not a resident of the state....
19:17, 05/10/2019

Dabo dismisses talk of potential future at Bama Dabo Swinney's new contract includes an unusual provision that would add as much as $2 million to his buyout should he leave to take a job at Alabama, but the Clemson coach said he doesn't spend time pondering a future at his alma mater....
19:51, 05/17/2019

E.P.A. Dismisses Members of Major Scientific Review Board A spokesman for the agency’s administrator said he would consider replacing the academic scientists with representatives from industries the agency is supposed to regulate....
18:34, 04/28/2019

Austrian president formally dismisses Kurz’s government VIENNA (AP) — Austria’s president has formally dissolved the country’s government the day after Chancellor Sebastian Kurz lost a no-confidence vote in parliament. President Alexander Van der Bellen on Tuesday then temporarily appointed th...
12:34, 05/28/2019

Russia dismisses accusations of meddling in EU elections: newspaper An official from Russia's security council described as absurd accusations that Moscow used disinformation to sway voters towards right-wing parties in last month's European Union elections, Rossiyskaya Gazeta newspaper reported on Sunday....
19:17, 06/16/2019

The Latest: Egypt dismisses HRW criticism over Morsi’s death CAIRO (AP) — The Latest on developments in Egypt after former President Mohammed Morsi’s dramatic collapse and death inside a Cairo courtroom (all times local): 12:10 p.m. Egypt’s authorities are criticizing a leading human rights advocat...
13:00, 06/18/2019

New York court dismisses whistleblower's libel suit against UBS A New York appeals court has dismissed a U.S. whistleblower's $20 million libel suit against Swiss bank UBS, his former employer, concluding that statements the Zurich-based bank made about him were......
21:34, 05/24/2019

Djokovic dismisses Zverev before turning sights to posterity Despite sending mighty serves crashing down from a great height, world number five Alexander Zverev could offer only momentary resistance to Novak Djokovic on Thursday, as the top seed barged into the French Open semi-finals in straight sets....
00:34, 06/07/2019

CAS dismisses Semenya's appeal over IAAF testosterone rules The Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) on Wednesday dismissed an appeal by Olympic 800-metres champion Caster Semenya against the introduction of regulations to restrict testosterone levels in female athletes....
14:17, 05/01/2019

Former Trump adviser Flynn hires Mueller critic as lawyer Former U.S. national security adviser Michael Flynn has hired Sidney Powell, a fierce critic of Special Counsel Robert Mueller's Russia investigation, as his new attorney, Powell's office said in a statement....
01:34, 06/13/2019

Washington State hires Brian Green as baseball coach PULLMAN, Wash. (AP) — Washington State has hired Brian Green as its new baseball coach. Green comes to Pullman after five seasons as coach at New Mexico State, where he led the Aggies to the 2019 Western Athletic Conference regular-season championshi...
04:34, 06/04/2019

Idaho State hires Harrison to work in sports information POCATELLO, Idaho (AP) — Haley Harrison, the Idaho State softball player who went public with her mental-health issues, has been hired by the school’s sports information department. The school announced Tuesday she will serve as assistant direct...
03:51, 06/26/2019

European Tour hires Scudamore to boost Ryder Cup revenue The European Tour has hired former Premier League executive chairman Richard Scudamore to help boost revenue from the Ryder Cup, the governing body announced on Thursday....
14:51, 06/20/2019

Boston museum hires firm to investigate racism reports Boston’s Museum of Fine Arts has hired an outside law firm to investigate reports that a group of minority middle school students was subjected to racism by staff and patrons during a field trip last month...
01:17, 06/13/2019

Cboe Expands Market Data Sales Team with Key Hires LONDON – 1 May 2018 – Cboe Global Markets, Inc. (Cboe: CBOE | Nasdaq: CBOE), one of the world’s largest exchange holding companies, today announced the expansion of its Market Data Services team with two key appointments in its London office....
17:51, 05/01/2019

Quantic Dream hires exec to round up third-party developers Quantic Dream has hired game veteran Sebastien Motte to help run third-party development relations as the company expands beyond PlayStation.Read More...
22:34, 06/02/2019

Iowa hires Billy Taylor as assistant basketball coach Iowa has hired former Lehigh and Ball State head coach Billy Taylor to be an assistant on Fran McCaffery's staff        ...
19:34, 05/22/2019

AP Source: Michigan hires Juwan Howard as basketball coach ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) — Juwan Howard is coming back to Michigan. A person with knowledge of the situation tells The Associated Press that Howard has agreed to a five-year deal to take over as coach of his alma mater. The person spoke on condition of ...
00:51, 05/23/2019

Botswana hires Hollywood firm to fight elephant hunting PR WASHINGTON (AP) — A public relations firm with deep Hollywood ties was enlisted by the Botswanan government to fight bad publicity generated by the southern African nation’s decision to lift its ban on elephant hunting. The firm 42 West is most...
21:51, 05/24/2019

Texas high school hires former Baylor coach Art Briles Art Briles, the former Baylor football coach fired three years ago after an investigation found the school had mishandled allegations of sexual misconduct and violence, has been hired to lead an East Texas high school program. Mount Vernon Superinten...
02:34, 05/25/2019

Spanish club Alaves hires Garitano as coach for next season MADRID (AP) — Spanish club Alaves has hired former Leganes coach Asier Garitano for next season. Garitano is replacing Abelardo Fernández, who announced Monday he was resigning after leading the modest Basque Country team to an 11th-place finish in t...
23:17, 05/21/2019

DOE’s Carranza hires Disney exec as ‘chief experience officer’ Maybe he’ll turn New York’s schools into a Magic Kingdom. Schools chancellor Richard Carranza has hired a longtime Walt Disney World executive as the Dept. of Education’s first-ever “chief experience officer,” the Post has learned. “It is a new role ...
08:00, 06/16/2019

Great-grandmother arrested at Disney with CBD oil hires lawyer Ben Crump Hester Burkhalter, 69, plans to sue Disney World and the Orange County Sheriff’s Office after she was arrested at a Disney World security checkpoint in April when guards found CBD oil in her purse. The great-grandmother, who used CBD oil to treat her...
09:51, 05/15/2019

Army hires Mike Buddie as athletic director from Furman WEST POINT, N.Y. (AP) — Army has hired Mike Buddie as its athletic director. The U.S. Military Academy announced Thursday that Buddie, who comes from Furman, will replace Boo Corrigan. At Furman, Buddie negotiated a multiyear partnership with Nike, p...
17:51, 05/30/2019

Sixense hires HTC Vive’s Joel Breton to run VR and AR content studio Sixense has hired HTC Vive's Joel Breton to run VR and AR content studio, dubbed Sixense Studios, as the company expands its software reach.Read More...
17:51, 05/21/2019

Bayer hires law firm to probe Monsanto data collection Bayer on Tuesday hired law firm Sidley Austin to investigate a Europe-wide data collection scheme run by its Monsanto unit, which targeted journalists, politicians and other stakeholders to influence the debate on pesticides....
16:00, 05/21/2019

Vatican women's magazine hires new team after protest resignations Founder Lucetta Scaraffia quit over ‘climate of distrust’ after magazine revealed abuse of nunsThe Vatican has unveiled a new editorial committee for its women’s magazine following the sudden resignation of its former editor and other members over an...
21:00, 05/01/2019

Libyan National Army led by Hifter hires US lobbying firm WASHINGTON (AP) — The self-styled Libyan National Army led by Field Marshal Khalifa Hifter has hired a lobbying firm to assist it in forging better relations with the U.S. government. A foreign agent registration posted Tuesday on the Justice Departm...
21:34, 05/21/2019

Trump dismisses UN request for FBI to investigate Jamal Khashoggi's murder President suggests it would jeopardise weapons sales to SaudisThe Guardian view on Jamal Khashoggi’s murderDonald Trump has dismissed a United Nations request for the FBI to investigate the murder of the dissident journalist Jamal Khashoggi, suggesti...
17:00, 06/23/2019

High court dismisses attempt to block third Heathrow runway Campaigners argued expansion plan was inconsistent with Paris climate agreementCampaigners fighting to stop the expansion of Heathrow have failed in their attempt to block the new runway in the high court.Five judicial reviews were challenging the le...
14:09, 05/01/2019

Amazon dismisses idea automation will eliminate all its warehouse jobs soon Amazon.com Inc dismissed the idea of running a fully automated warehouse in the near future, citing the superior cognitive ability of humans and the limitations of current technology....
19:00, 05/01/2019

US dismisses Beijing's tongue-lashing over Hong Kong controversy Secretary of State Mike Pompeo’s team needled China by urging Hong Kong not to pass a controversial extradition bill, just hours after similar comments provoked a tongue-lashing in Beijing....
00:51, 06/15/2019

Trey Gowdy dismisses 2020 Dem Swalwell's call for impeachment Former congressman Trey Gowdy dismissed Democratic presidential candidate Eric Swalwell's call to impeach President Trump and that "our democracy is at risk" saying there are no grounds for such actions and that Swalwell just doesn't want Trump as pr...
05:34, 06/14/2019

Canadian official dismisses suggestion to block Huawei CFO’s extradition Chrystia Freeland said move would set a dangerous precedent while Meng Wanzhou will challenge extradition requestCanada’s foreign minister, Chrystia Freeland, has dismissed a suggestion that Ottawa block the extradition of a top executive from China’...
23:51, 06/13/2019

Athletics: CAS dismisses Semenya appeal over IAAF testosterone regulations Olympic 800-metres champion Caster Semenya has had an appeal dismissed by the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) to halt the introduction of regulations to limit testosterone in female athletes with differences in sexual development (DSDs)....
13:00, 05/01/2019

Biden dismisses China's threat to US again despite backtracking on his earlier comments Former Vice President Joe Biden downplayed again the threat of China, saying the Chinese economy or its influence won’t overtake the U.S., reiterating his previous stance that China is not a competitor....
17:17, 05/14/2019

Swiss supreme court dismisses Valcke’s FIFA ban appeal LAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) — The Swiss supreme court says it has rejected an appeal by former FIFA secretary general Jerome Valcke against a 10-year ban from soccer for financial wrongdoing. The 58-year-old Valcke had argued that his punishment was e...
13:51, 05/31/2019

EU dismisses Czech prime minister's criticism of subsidy audit Andrej Babis had told Czech lawmakers that an EU audit on subsidies to his private business was an attack on the Czech Republic. More than 100,000 people took to the streets on Tuesday calling on Babis to resign....
00:17, 06/06/2019

Credit Suisse CEO dismisses European bank mergers as 'solution' Mergers are not the best way to help Europe's banks deal with negative interest rates, Credit Suisse Chief Executive Tidjane Thiam said in an interview published on Sunday....
10:51, 06/02/2019

Xiaomi dismisses head of Africa arm for violating Chinese decency law Smartphone maker Xiaomi Corp confirmed on Friday that it had dismissed the head of its Africa division for violating a Chinese law pertaining to indecent public behavior....
12:00, 05/24/2019

Trump dismisses attempt by ‘abuser’ Mexico to negotiate tariffs President Trump Sunday derided Mexico's effort to negotiate away his threat to impose 5% tariffs, calling the nation an "abuser" of the United States and declaring, "America has had enough."...
20:00, 06/02/2019

Gujarat BJP Says Exit Polls "As Expected", Congress Dismisses Claims Gujarat Chief Minister Vijay Rupani on Sunday expressed confidence that the exit poll predictions on the Lok Sabha elections would be reflected in the actual results when they are announced on May 23,......
22:00, 05/19/2019

UPDATE 1-Russia dismisses accusations of meddling in EU elections - newspaper An official from Russia's security council described as absurd accusations that Moscow used disinformation to sway voters towards right-wing parties in last month's European Union elections, Rossiyskaya Gazeta newspaper reported on Sunday....
20:34, 06/16/2019

Democrat Beto O'Rourke hires Obama adviser for 2020 U.S. presidential bid Democratic presidential candidate Beto O'Rourke has hired Jeff Berman, one of the architects of Barack Obama's 2008 presidential victory, as a senior adviser, the campaign said on Thursday....
18:17, 05/09/2019

Trafigura's Puma Energy hires BAML for asset sale - sources Puma Energy, the retail and storage arm of commodities trader Trafigura, has hired Bank of America Merrill Lynch (BAML) to run the sale of some of its assets, sources familiar with the matter said, in an effort to trim debt....
14:00, 06/21/2019

Sneaker site StockX raises funds, hires eBay exec StockX, an online market place which specialises in reselling limited-edition sneakers, has raised $110 million from investors to fund its expansion and poached Scott Cutler from eBay as its new chief executive, it said on Wednesday....
15:00, 06/26/2019

MOVES-BNP Paribas hires Dominique Toublan as chief U.S. credit strategist BNP Paribas said on Wednesday it hired Dominique Toublan as its chief U.S. credit strategist, who will be based in New York and report to Rich Edelman, the bank's head of credit trading desk analysts in the Americas....
17:02, 05/15/2019

Sneaker site StockX raises funds, hires eBay executive StockX, an online market place which specializes in reselling limited-edition sneakers, has raised $110 million from investors to fund its expansion and poached Scott Cutler from eBay as its new chief executive, it said on Wednesday....
20:00, 06/26/2019

Michael Avenatti hires lawyer to defend him in federal fraud case A day after a federal judge rejected Michael Avenatti's request to be represented by a public defender, the embattled attorney announced Wednesday that he had hired his own private counsel....
23:51, 05/15/2019

Bahrain’s Investcorp hires Citi, JPMorgan for loan refinancing – sources Bahrain-based alternative investment manager Investcorp has mandated Citi and JPMorgan to coordinate the refinancing of a $400 million loan, sources familiar with the matter said on Sunday....
17:00, 05/19/2019

Jennifer Dulos’ estranged husband hires Alex Jones’ lawyer The estranged husband of missing Connecticut mom Jennifer Dulos has hired a heavy-hitter new lawyer — who also reps Infowars founder Alex Jones. Lawyer Norm Pattis said he will be appearing with Fotis Dulos at the suspect’s next court date Tuesday in...
03:51, 06/10/2019

MOVES-BlackRock hires Crozat for sustainable investing team - memo BlackRock, the world's biggest asset manager, has hired Carole Crozat to head up thematic research in its sustainable investment team, staff were told on Wednesday in a memo seen by Reuters....
12:51, 06/05/2019

MOVES-Lazard hires former Goldman Sachs executive to lead Brazil ops Lazard Ltd has hired former Goldman Sachs & Co head of investment banking in Brazil, Antonio Pereira as Chief Executive Officer of Lazard Brasil Investment Banking....
16:34, 06/04/2019

San Francisco city hires adviser to explore potential acquisition of PG&E assets San Francisco Public Utilities Commission said on Tuesday it has hired an adviser to explore the potential acquisition of PG&E Corp's distribution assets....
21:34, 06/04/2019

Bayer hires law firm to investigate Monsanto stakeholder file issue Bayer said on Sunday it was hiring an external law firm to investigate French media complaints that Monsanto, the U.S. seed maker it took over last year, had compiled a file of influential personalities....
21:00, 05/12/2019

Iran dismisses British call for release of aid worker Zaghari-Ratcliffe Jailed British-Iranian aid worker Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe will serve out her five-year prison sentence, Iran's foreign ministry spokesman said on Monday, dismissing a call for her release by a British minister visiting Tehran....
17:51, 06/24/2019

Country star Kenny Rogers dismisses 'wild misinformation' about his health Country singer Kenny Rogers on Friday dismissed "wild misinformation and speculation" about his health and said he planned on "sticking around" for years to come....
23:34, 05/31/2019

Judge dismisses lawsuit seeking to block construction of Obama center A federal judge on Tuesday dismissed a lawsuit that sought to prevent the construction of the Obama Presidential Center in lakeside Jackson Park — dealing a blow to environmentalists who sought to stop the project. US District Judge John Robert Blake...
02:00, 06/12/2019

Meghan McCain dismisses 'View' conversation: 'I'm not changing your minds this morning' "View" host Meghan McCain seemed fed up with her co-hosts' conversation on Tuesday. The hosts were discussing the Russia investigation and how the president told former White House counsel Don McGahn not to comply with a congressional subpoena....
22:00, 05/21/2019

Supreme Court Dismisses Plea To Review Decision On Kohinoor Diamond The Supreme Court has given the legal burial to a case which had sought judicial intervention to reclaim the 108-carat Kohinoor diamond from the United Kingdom....
21:51, 04/29/2019

Brazil's Bolsonaro dismisses 'imbecile' students as he faces biggest protests yet President calls students protesting against education cuts ‘useful idiots’ who are being steered by a minorityTens of thousands of demonstrators have protested in cities across Brazil against education spending freezes in the biggest rallies to date ...
04:34, 05/16/2019

Rep. Ro Khanna dismisses Barr's pushback on 'lying' accusations, says Mueller should testify Attorney General William Barr dismissed accusations he lied during his congressional hearing “laughable” in an exclusive Fox News interview, but at least one Democrat is already pushing back on the assertion....
20:51, 05/17/2019

Swiss supreme court dismisses Valcke's FIFA ban appeal The Swiss supreme court says it has rejected an appeal by former FIFA secretary general Jerome Valcke against a 10-year ban from soccer for financial wrongdoing        ...
14:17, 05/31/2019

Georgia dismisses top returning receiver Jeremiah Holloman after assault allegation Georgia has dismissed junior receiver Jeremiah Holloman from the football team after university police investigated an allegation that he punched and choked his girlfriend       ...
04:34, 06/22/2019

Judge dismisses lawsuit claiming high prison temps are cruel BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — A federal judge has conditionally dismissed a lawsuit that claimed three ailing death row inmates in Louisiana were being subjected to cruel and unusual punishment through high heat indexes. The Advocate reports attorneys for ...
12:00, 05/13/2019

Libya's Haftar rules out Tripoli ceasefire, dismisses U.N.-led talks: newspaper Libyan eastern commander Khalifa Haftar has ruled out a ceasefire in the battle for Tripoli and accused the United Nations of seeking to partition Libya, according to an interview published by French newspaper Le Journal du Dimanche....
15:00, 05/26/2019

Iran dismisses U.S. remarks that its naval mines likely used in UAE tanker attacks: Fars Iran's foreign ministry spokesman on Wednesday dismissed remarks by U.S. National Security Adviser John Bolton that Iranian naval mines were likely used in attacks on oil tankers off the coast of the United Arab Emirates this month....
15:17, 05/29/2019

Mueller report: Trump dismisses 'Russian hoax' in call with Putin The report concluded that Russian interference in the 2016 presidential election was ‘sweeping and systematic’Donald Trump and Russia’s Vladimir Putin discussed what Trump again dismissed as the “Russian hoax” in their first known phone call since th...
06:00, 05/04/2019

Yemen government minister dismisses Houthi pullout from Hodeidah as a 'show' A minister in the Yemeni government backed by Saudi Arabia dismissed on Saturday the Houthi movement's pullout from the Red Sea port city of Hodeidah as a "show" meant to "disinform the international community"....
17:34, 05/11/2019

Jürgen Klopp keeps Liverpool upbeat about title and dismisses ‘curse’ talk • Liverpool manager denies past near misses are weighing heavily• ‘We can still have positive thoughts about the last game’Jürgen Klopp continues to look on the bright side after Liverpool’s 3-0 defeat in Barcelona, insisting there will be no hangove...
08:51, 05/04/2019

Toro Gold hires bank to explore sale as IPO plans shelved -sources West Africa-focused junior gold miner Toro Gold has hired boutique investment bank Raymond James to explore putting itself up for sale after shelving plans to list its shares in London, two sources with knowledge of the matter said....
14:34, 06/07/2019

Steve Bannon hires D.C. super lawyer and Mueller skeptic to represent his nonprofit Former White House chief strategist Steve Bannon brought in a Washington D.C. super lawyer to represent his nonprofit. The attorney has been an open skeptic of the Mueller probe and was on a potential witness list for the House Intel investigation....
19:34, 06/25/2019

Maximum Security jockey Luis Saez hires lawyer to defend him against possible discipline Luis Saez has hired well-known Louisville litigator Ann Oldfather to defend him if the Kentucky Horse Racing Commission tries to discipline him.        ...
04:51, 05/10/2019

Dubai's Mashreqbank hires Citi, BAML for dollar bond reopening -sources Dubai-based Mashreqbank has hired Citi and Bank of America Merrill Lynch (BAML) as joint bookrunners for a "tap" of a $500 million bond the bank issued in February, sources close to the matter said....
11:51, 05/22/2019

MLB hires Trump-allied lobbying for guidance on 'trafficking' of Cuban baseball players Major League Baseball hired a Trump-allied lobbying firm "for guidance on finding a solution that ends the human trafficking of Cuban baseball players," according to a league spokesman....
02:34, 05/14/2019

UPDATE 1-San Francisco city hires adviser to explore potential acquisition of PG&E assets San Francisco Public Utilities Commission said on Tuesday it has hired an adviser to explore the potential acquisition of PG&E Corp's distribution assets, sending shares of the power company up 2.6% at $18.37....
21:34, 06/04/2019

Airbnb Hires Melissa C. Thomas-Hunt as Head of Global Diversity and Belonging On Wednesday, Airbnb took more steps towards diversity, inclusion and equity by announcing Melissa C. Thomas-Hunt as Head of Global Diversity and Belonging. Thomas-Hunt will serve on Airbnb’s Executive Team and take the helm for strategy and executio...
00:00, 05/11/2019

"Nonsense": Elon Musk Dismisses Reports Of Toilet Paper Shortage In Tesla Elon Musk has dismissed media reports that claimed that his Electric Vehicle (EV) company Tesla has gone as far as the office washrooms to cut costs from....
14:51, 05/26/2019

While Thousands March, President Trump Dismisses London Protests as ‘Fake News’ Thousands of protestors gathered in central London’s Trafalgar Square on Tuesday to show their anger over U.S. President Trump’s visit to the U.K. Meanwhile, Trump dismissed the protests as “fake news” during a press conferenc...
04:34, 06/05/2019

Supreme Court Dismisses Plea To Advance Poll Timing In Lok Sabha Election The Supreme Court on Monday dismissed a plea seeking a direction to the Election Commission to advance poll timings to 5:30 am from 7 am for the seventh phase of Lok Sabha polls in view of searing......
10:34, 05/13/2019

Supreme Court dismisses Curtis Flowers conviction over Mississippi jury bias The U.S. Supreme Court overturned the conviction and death sentence of a Mississippi killer Friday because it determined the prosecutor had a history of racial bias in selecting juries....
19:51, 06/21/2019

South African court dismisses sulfur dioxide emissions changes ahead of carbon tax South Africa's average temperatures are rising more than the global average and the carbon tax law aimed at slashing emissions responsible for extreme climate breakdowns is too little, too late, according to campaigners and the communities where poll...
19:34, 05/24/2019

Trump dismisses Biden's 2020 chances, knocks his 'mental capacity': 'Everybody knows he doesn't have it' President Trump dismissed Joe Biden's chances of becoming president in 2020, knocking the former vice president's "mental capacity" and hoping Sen. Elizabeth Warren emerges as the Democratic nominee....
17:17, 06/14/2019

Intel hires Xbox chip architect John Sell and Apple’s Manisha Pandya Intel has hired John Sell, the chief architect of next-generation console chips at Microsoft. Sell worked on the chips for the Xbox One, Xbox One X, and the upcoming Project Scarlet.Read More...
21:34, 06/13/2019

Elon Musk hires man behind 'absolute unit' sheep meme to run Tesla's social media Adam Koszary’s tweet of giant sheep went viral last yearMusk adopted image and description for his Twitter profileElon Musk has reportedly hired the man responsible for a viral tweet about a giant sheep to be Tesla’s social media manager. Related: Te...
20:51, 05/21/2019

U.S. prods Iran for talks to ease Gulf tensions; Tehran dismisses sanctions threat U.S. President Donald Trump said on Sunday he was not seeking war with Tehran after a senior Iranian military commander warned any conflict in the Gulf region could spread uncontrollably and threaten the lives of U.S. troops....
21:34, 06/23/2019

Turkish diplomat describes physical and sexual abuse in detainment, Ankara dismisses as “baseless” A growing chorus of international bodies and human rights activists are calling on authorities to investigate allegations of horrific sexual, physical and psychological torture of Turkish diplomats while in custody....
07:34, 06/12/2019

McConnell dismisses report that his wife, Transportation Secretary Elaine Chao, steered funds to Kentucky “You know, I was complaining to her just last night: 169 projects, and Kentucky got only five. I hope we’ll do a lot better next year,” McConnell told reporters Tuesday....
02:00, 06/12/2019

Japan's labor minister dismisses calls to drop women's obligation to wear high heels in offices Japan's labor minister said it is "necessary" for companies to enforce dress codes that require women to wear high heels, according to Kyodo News....
13:00, 06/06/2019

Yes, the South Side Can Have Nice Things: Judge Dismisses Lawsuit That Would Have Thrown Wrench in Obama Library Plans A federal judge on Tuesday dismissed a group of environmentalists’ efforts to stop the Obama Presidential Center from being built inside a public park on Chicago’s South Side....
04:17, 06/12/2019

Trump dismisses British protests as 'fake news' as thousands march against him in London Thousands of demonstrators Tuesday showed their discontent with President Donald Trump's state visit to Britain.        ...
22:34, 06/04/2019

North Carolina hires Princeton's Courtney Banghart to replace Syliva Hatchell as women's basketball coach Banghart replaces Sylvia Hatchell, a Hall of Fame coach who resigned April 18 after an external investigation.        ...
00:51, 05/01/2019

LaVar Ball dismisses his remark to ESPN's Molly Qerim: 'I meant no sexual intent' LaVar Ball dismissed any ill intent behind his words and essentially laughed off ESPN's Molly Qerim for taking offense to to his remark.       ...
20:34, 06/23/2019

Sajid Javid dismisses Tory rival Boris Johnson as 'yesterday's news' as he makes bid for No10 Tory leadership contender Sajid Javid has dismissed rival Boris Johnson as "yesterday's news" as he positioned himself as a "new kind of leader" with a credible plan to deliver Brexit....
20:17, 06/12/2019

UK puts mini-bond regulation under spotlight after LCF collapse Britain's finance ministry said on Monday it would look at whether the regulation regime around mini-bond investments, used to raise funds for small businesses, is up to scratch following the......
23:51, 06/24/2019

James Holzhauer to donate half of World Series of Poker winnings “Jeopardy!” champ James Holzhauer’s 15 minutes of fame aren’t over just yet. The professional sports gambler ended his game show run after 31 wins, banking $2.46 million in prize money. Now, he’s hoping his winning strea...
23:51, 06/24/2019

Burger King worker falls through roof, gets leg stuck: 'The rescue was very challenging' A strange scene unfolded at a Texas Burger King when the local fire department was called to rescue a worker apparently fell through the roof and got his leg stuck....
23:51, 06/24/2019

You can buy this private island near NYC for $13 million Owner Al Sutton recently listed Columbia Island near NYC for sale, and if you have the $13 million to fork out, Sutton is throwing in neighboring Pea Island to sweeten the deal....
23:51, 06/24/2019

Former sheriff’s employee arrested in fatal ATV crash FRANKFORT, Ky. (LEX 18) – Officials say a former Franklin County Sheriff’s Department employee charged with DUI in a fatal ATV wreck has a history of driving while intoxicated. Kentucky State Police say that the crash happened in the vici...
00:00, 06/25/2019

AP source: Big East votes to invite UConn to rejoin WEST HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — The presidents of the schools in the Big East have voted to extend an invitation to UConn to rejoin the conference for basketball and other sports. A person with firsthand knowledge confirmed that the schools’ presid...
00:00, 06/25/2019

Jurors reach penalty decision in quadruple murder trial SAN BERNARDINO, Calif. (AP) — Jurors have reached a decision on whether to recommend a death sentence for a Southern California man convicted of killing a family of four and burying their bodies in shallow desert graves. The San Bernardino County Dis...
00:00, 06/25/2019

Expert: Stabbing by Navy SEAL could have killed prisoner SAN DIEGO (AP) — A pathologist has testified at a Navy SEAL’s murder trial that a wounded Islamic State militant could have died from a stabbing described by other witnesses. Dr. Frank Sheridan on Monday declined to offer a cause of death becau...
00:00, 06/25/2019

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

Sweden sink Canada to set up Germany clash Sweden's Stina Blackstenius struck in the second half as they won 1-0 against Canada, who missed a late penalty, at the women's World Cup to set up a quarter-final against Germany....
00:17, 06/25/2019

| Heart issue rules Cameroon player out of Nations Cup Cameroon forward Joel Tagueu has been forced to withdraw from the squad ahead of their opening game at the Africa Cup of Nations due to an irregular heart condition....
00:51, 06/25/2019

| Sangweni bemoans Matlaba Pirates exit Former Orlando Pirates defender Siyabonga Sangweni believes the club should not have let Thabo Matlaba leave as he still has a lot to offer with his experience and understanding of the team culture....
00:51, 06/25/2019

Most people who think they’re allergic to penicillin are wrong: study One out of 10 people think they are allergic to penicillin, but new research suggests nearly all of those people are wrong. A report published in the January edition of the Journal of the American Medical Association by researchers at Massachusetts G...
01:00, 06/25/2019

Americans can’t quit processed meat Spam calls to Americans — even as public-health experts warn of the risks posed by processed meats. US adults still eat just as much processed meat as they did 18 years earlier, according to a study published Friday in the Journal of the Academy of N...
01:00, 06/25/2019

Coffee and ‘brown fat’ could be the secrets to fighting obesity Caffeinate the fat away. Scientists at the University of Nottingham in the United Kingdom have discovered that drinking a cup of joe may fight obesity and diabetes by helping the body burn fat. “This is the first study in humans to show that so...
01:00, 06/25/2019

Bill de Blasio Just Can't Get the 'Normal Human Being' Thing Down Despite what the polls might lead you to believe, New York City mayor Bill de Blasio is a real person running for the real office of President of the United States....
01:17, 06/25/2019

Border Patrol to Relocate Hundreds of Migrant Children From Hell Camp The Associated Press reported on Monday that the Trump administration will move 300 children from a border patrol station in Clint, TX, which has come under scrutiny in recent days after an AP report on horrific conditions the government has been for...
01:17, 06/25/2019

Brazil's Bolsonaro says "99% chance" Rio will host Formula 1 Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro says there is a "99% chance" that Rio de Janeiro will host Formula One's Brazilian Grand Prix beginning in 2021       ...
01:17, 06/25/2019

Samsung adds an affordable, wide-angle camera to its lineup of SmartThings products Samsung’s SmartThings product ecosystem just got a little bigger today, thanks to the company’s announcement of a trio of affordable new products that serve as both entry-level smart home devices and a way to undercut the competition a bi...
01:17, 06/25/2019

Railway Cop Saves Passenger Who Tried To Get Off Moving Train A Railway Protection Force constable has saved the life of a passenger who had fallen between platform and train while getting down from the train at Bhubaneswar railway station, an official said......
01:51, 06/25/2019

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

Congress Moves Court, Seeks Expulsion Of Lawmaker Alpesh Thakor The Gujarat High Court on Monday admitted a petition of the state Congress seeking a directive to Assembly Speaker Rajendra Trivedi to take an early decision on its demand to expel Alpesh Thakor as an......
01:51, 06/25/2019

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

What causes shortness of breath when lying down? Some potential causes of shortness of breath when lying down include heart failure, obesity, and emphysema. Learn more about the causes of shortness of breath when lying down here, along with their treatment options....
01:51, 06/25/2019

What to know about intrinsic and extrinsic asthma Intrinsic (nonallergic) and extrinsic (allergic) asthma are subtypes of asthma that have similar symptoms but different triggers. Learn more about their differences, causes, and treatments here....
01:51, 06/25/2019

What to know about castor oil for eyelashes Castor oil has many uses, including possibly helping the eyelashes appear longer. Risks associated with castor oil include allergic reactions. Learn more about castor oil for eyelashes, including whether it works and alternatives, here....
01:51, 06/25/2019

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

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

Mexico says it has deployed 15,000 forces in the north to halt U.S.-bound migration Mexico has deployed almost 15,000 soldiers and National Guard in the north of the country to stem the flow of illegal immigration across the border into the United States, the head of the Mexican Army said on Monday....
02:00, 06/25/2019

Brazil judge blocks transfer of indigenous land decisions to farm ministry Brazilian Supreme Court Judge Luis Roberto Barroso on Monday issued an injunction suspending President Jair Bolsonaro's move to transfer powers over indigenous land claims to the Agriculture Ministry....
02:00, 06/25/2019

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

Chinese victim's family distraught over loss The family of a Chinese scholar who was abducted and killed was distraught at a news conference following the conviction of the suspect on Monday. The family's lawyer said the family can't imagine how they will live their lives without her....
02:00, 06/25/2019

Suspect in woman's death slashes neck during Sydney Loofe murder trial The suspect yelled “Bailey is innocent, and I curse you all” before swiping something across his neck and falling to the courtroom floor.        ...
02:00, 06/25/2019

George Soros, fellow billionaires urge tax on ultrawealthy in a letter to 2020 candidates Signatories include investor George Soros and filmmaker Abigail Disney, singling out Elizabeth Warren's policy as an example of wealth tax policy.        ...
02:00, 06/25/2019

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

Apple fights back against Spotify claiming the music streamer's data is out of tune Music streamer Spotify has been complaining about having to pay the so-called "Apple Tax." This is the 30% cut Apple takes from revenue generated by apps that use the tech giant's payment system. This is why Spotify charges $12.99 a month, $3 more th...
02:17, 06/25/2019

Why We Should Give The Bachelorette's Hannah Brown a Break for Keeping Luke P. Around Relationships are messy, and few more so than those on The Bachelorette. At this point on screen, Hannah Brown is currently dating nine men, several of whom seem like great guys, and one......
02:17, 06/25/2019

Walmart in Mexico launches grocery orders via WhatsApp Walmart's Mexico unit has begun offering grocery delivery from its Superama stores via messaging service WhatsApp, the retailer said on Monday, in a new stab at attracting shoppers outside bricks-and-mortar supermarkets....
02:34, 06/25/2019

UPDATE 3-Oklahoma judge approves Teva's $85 million opioid settlement An Oklahoma judge on Monday approved a revised $85 million settlement with Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd resolving claims by the state's attorney general that the drugmaker helped fuel the U.S. opioid epidemic....
02:34, 06/25/2019

EMERGING MARKETS-Brazil, Mexico currencies slip, Latam stocks mostly gain Mexico's peso and the Brazilian real fell on Monday, while most other Latin American currencies firmed against a weaker dollar as investors awaited the G20 summit where the U.S. and Chinese presidents are expected to meet to revive trade talks. A...
02:34, 06/25/2019

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

Canada Must Wait Four More Years To Discover What It Might Be Like To Win Big In The World Cup When former Canadian national team player and current TSN pundit Kaylyn Kyle criticized the USWNT for their goal celebrations during the historic 13-0 win over Thailand by saying, “I think, as a Canadian, we would just never ever think about doing so...
02:51, 06/25/2019

Emmy nominations: Will underdog shows shake things up? Monday night marked the deadline for TV academy members to fill out their ballots for September’s Emmy Awards. With 2,300 submissions in the acting category and 732 programs (165 drama series alone) it’s easy to see why the exhausted Emmy voter would...
02:51, 06/25/2019

Cole Haan's Newest, Lightest ZERØGRANDs Aren't Afraid to Make a Statement We’re longtime fans of Cole Haan’s ZERØGRANDs here at The Inventory, and as such, we’ve been keeping a close eye on their evolution. What started out as a conservative (but quietly innovative) oxford has grown into line encompassing a full-fledged tr...
03:00, 06/25/2019

Your Ignorance Is Showing If You Believe in a 'Gay Agenda' Same-gender-loving men have been accused of trying to ruin the black family, and that’s a black-ass lie. Men who are part of the LGBTQ+ community are concerned with having the right to merely exist and to be treated as equals. As for an agenda? We do...
03:00, 06/25/2019

No More ‘Great White Hopes’: Study Reports Women and Men of Color Are Just as Electable as White Men It’s a word that trails women and people of color like a stray dog: “electability”—a word that’s become a catch-all code for nebulous concerns that certain candidates just don’t (or can’t) inspire voters to turn out at the polls as much as others. Bu...
03:00, 06/25/2019

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

City teachers fleeing New York at an alarming rate: report A staggering 41 percent of city teachers hired during the 2012-13 school year left the system during their first five years on the job, according to a new report. City Comptroller Scott Stringer said Monday that turnover among fledgling educators she...
03:17, 06/25/2019

Amy Fisher may have inspired NYPD cop’s murder-for-hire plot Looks like the “Long Island Lolita” may be inspiring a new generation of violent vixens. Valerie Cincinelli, 35, the NYPD officer accused of trying to arrange a hit on her estranged husband and a teenage girl, spent time Googling the infamous 1992 Am...
03:17, 06/25/2019

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

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

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

Bill Gates calls failure to fight Android his “greatest mistake” Enlarge / Bill Gates speaks to Village Global. (credit: Village Global) Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates recently gave a wide-ranging interview to VC firm Village Global, and at one point, the topic of mobile came up. Gates revealed his biggest regr...
04:17, 06/25/2019

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

Nazi Knitters, Fuck Off Some things are sacred. Ravelry, the online knitting community that provides space for members to share patterns for everything under the sun is one of them. On Sunday, the website said it would not longer tolerate users trying to distract others fro...
04:51, 06/25/2019

Domino’s Pizza employee being praised by Sahuarita police TUCSON – A Domino’s Pizza employee is being praised by the Sahuarita Police Department for their quick action and possibly preventing a robbery. According to Lt. Sam Almodova on Saturday night an employee took a phone call from someone claiming to be...
05:00, 06/25/2019

Traffic Alert: Speedway Boulevard to Helen Street Road intersection closure TUCSON – On Friday, June 28, 2019, Cherry Avenue from Speedway Boulevard to Helen Street will close due to overnight construction to remove and replace asphalt. The project is scheduled to begin Friday at 7 P.M. and should be complete by 6 A.M...
05:00, 06/25/2019

Crews control house fire in South Tucson SOUTH TUCSON, Ariz. – Fire crews battled a fire that broke out at a South Tucson residence Monday afternoon. According to officials, the house involved is located near 11 Avenue and 27th Street. Officials say the fire is currently under control...
05:00, 06/25/2019

Germans buy all of town’s beer to keep it away from visiting neo-Nazis Residents in Ostritz, Germany, banned together recently to stick it to a group of neo-Nazis in the only way they know how — by buying up all the town’s beer before they do. More than 200 crates were scooped up by locals as they prepared f...
05:00, 06/25/2019

Morning News Call - India, June 25 To access a PDF version of this newsletter, please click here http://share.thomsonreuters.com/assets/newsletters/Indiamorning/MNC_IN_06252019.pdf If you would like to receive this newsletter via email, please register at: http://solutions.re...
05:00, 06/25/2019

UN Security Council condemns attacks on oil tankers, but not Iran A closed-door meeting of the United Nations Security Council Monday afternoon on the recent attacks on oil tankers and a U.S. drone ended without a condemnation of Iran....
05:00, 06/25/2019

Dominican health minister says drugs, alcohol, medical problems may have killed US couple; lawyer calls it 'ludicrous' The Dominican public health minister said in a radio interview Monday that the Maryland couple found dead last month in a hotel room at a luxury resort had pre-existing health problems and may have died after mixing prescription drugs and alcohol....
05:00, 06/25/2019

Lamine Diack to stand trial for money laundering and corruption • Former IAAF president, 86, charged by French authorities• His son Papa Massata Diack and four others also face trialLamine Diack, the disgraced former IAAF president, has been ordered to stand trial on charges of corruption and money laundering. It...
05:17, 06/25/2019

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

Former Kings Executive Sentenced To Seven Years In Prison For Repurposing $13.4 Million Of Sponsorship Loot Former Sacramento Kings and Miami Heat chief revenue officer Jeffrey David was sentenced to seven years in prison Monday for embezzling $13.4 million from two Kings sponsors in an arena naming rights scheme he executed in 2015. David pleaded guilty t...
05:17, 06/25/2019

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

HPV vaccinations for boys could cut cancer rates in men New research suggests that vaccinating boys against human papillomavirus, or HPV, could cut cancer rates related to the virus in men in the long term....
07:00, 06/25/2019

The Hills: New Beginnings Is Here, Complete With Lots of Staring This is crazy how all this is happening while Lauren's gone. The Hills is back, in a way, though we're still unsure why exactly. It's not that we're not endlessly......
07:00, 06/25/2019

Hernández walk-off, single lifts Red Sox over White Sox 6-5 Marco Hernández beats out an infield single with the bases loaded in ninth, Boston Red Sox rallies to beat the Chicago White Sox 6-5       ...
07:00, 06/25/2019

Meet Nic Claxton: Another Nets NBA draft steal in the making On draft night the narrative around the Nets was all about clearing cap space for free agents and the two first-round picks they didn’t make. But they’re happy with the two second-rounders they did. Nets GM Sean Marks saw projected first-rounder Nic ...
07:17, 06/25/2019

Mark Cuban is still fighting back on NBA ‘owner’ saga Mark Cuban isn’t backing down from the NBA “owner” debate. “It’s not that big a deal,” Cuban told TMZ Sports. “If you run a company, own a company, start a company … you decide [on what to call yourself].” The Dallas Mavericks owner...
07:17, 06/25/2019

Alabama wage suit to get second hearing before appeals court ATLANTA (AP) — A federal appeals court is being asked to toss a lawsuit that had accused Alabama lawmakers of racially discrimination due to a law that blocked the majority-black city of Birmingham from raising its minimum wage. At issue in arguments...
07:17, 06/25/2019

Legends Unable to Contain Fireflies Jeison Guzman – Photo by the Lexington Legends WHITAKER BANK BALLPARK (Lexington, KY) – Despite leading for the majority of the game, the Lexington Legends dropped game one to the Columbia Fireflies, 8-6 after the Fireflies plated six runs in t...
07:17, 06/25/2019

Army IDs 2 soldiers who have died in Arizona this month PHOENIX (AP) — Army officials have released the names of two soldiers who have died this month in southern Arizona while assigned to help secure the U.S.-Mexico border. They say an investigation is underway to determine how they died. Officials at Pe...
07:17, 06/25/2019

FedEx sues U.S. government over 'impossible' task of policing exports to China U.S. parcel delivery firm FedEx Corp on Monday sued the U.S. government, saying it should not be held liable if it inadvertently shipped products that violated a Trump administration ban on exports to some Chinese companies....
08:00, 06/25/2019

'Cowboys can be gay too': visiting the bars where LGBT Americans can live their truth Fifty years after Stonewall, and with Trump trying to roll back LGBTQ rights, Dominic Rushe visits three gay bars in different states – and finds them as vibrant and vital as everThe gay bar is in trouble. Fifty years after the Stonewall Inn in New Y...
08:17, 06/25/2019

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

Julian Edelman: Jets may finally have formula to upset Patriots Julian Edelman is busy these days. The Patriots wide receiver is out promoting a new documentary on Showtime about his life and his journey back from major knee surgery and NFL suspension to becoming the MVP of Super Bowl LIII. But Edelman isn’t too ...
08:34, 06/25/2019

'I search for chaos': street photography's new stars – in pictures From the stray cats of Istanbul to Belgium’s cross-dressing carnival, the LensCulture street photography awards celebrate a bold new wave of street-life chroniclers. Here’s our pick of the best entriesView more award-winners on LensCulture’s website ...
08:51, 06/25/2019

Anti-immigrant militia member charged with impersonating US border patrol Photographs and video showed Jim Benvie intercepting migrants at the border; this is the second arrest to target the armed groupsA member of an armed group known for stopping migrants at the US-Mexico border was arrested and charged with impersonatin...
09:00, 06/25/2019

The case for a special Democratic climate debate | Kate Aronoff Housing, immigration, health – there’s no policy area that won’t be touched by the climate crisis. The Democratic candidates should embrace the challengeTwenty candidates – ten candidates per night – will take the stage during this week’s two-part De...
09:00, 06/25/2019

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

New US sanctions on ayatollah mean the end of diplomacy, Iran says Iran said on Tuesday that a U.S. decision to impose sanctions on the country's supreme leader and other top officials permanently closed the path to diplomacy between Tehran and Washington....
09:00, 06/25/2019

Amazon wants to use its drones to watch your home Amazon has filed a patent that proposes, in part, to use a drone to keep tabs on your home. The patent, “Unmanned aerial vehicle-based surveillance as a service,” discusses “surveillance alerts” and “surveillance action” done for a property. The pate...
09:34, 06/25/2019

‘Harry Potter: Wizards Unite’ rakes in cash, complaints in first week The new Harry Potter AR mobile game, “Wizards Unite,” rolled out across the globe Thursday and is already making money, magic and disappointed wannabe wizards. The free app, created by Pokémon Go maker Niantic, allows franchise fans to im...
09:34, 06/25/2019

Iran says U.S. sanctions on Khamenei mean end of diplomacy: Tweet Iran said on Tuesday that U.S. sanctions imposed on Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei and other top officials in the country permanently closed the path to diplomacy between Tehran and Washington....
09:34, 06/25/2019

Seven migrant deaths reported in 'extreme heat' at U.S. border Authorities in Texas reported seven migrant deaths on Monday, including those of a woman, two babies and a toddler, showing the danger of extreme summer heat as Central American families surge across the U.S.-Mexico border....
09:34, 06/25/2019

New Mars rover discovery hints at life, but we’re not there yet NASA’s Mars missions have provided mankind with a wealth of knowledge about our dusty orange neighbor, but signs of life have been hard to come by. We know that Mars was one probably very, very wet, and that it likely had a more robust atmosphe...
10:17, 06/25/2019

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

METALS-Copper rises on supply concerns, weaker dollar Copper prices advanced on Tuesday as extended strike at Codelco's Chuquicamata copper mine raised concerns about supply, while a weaker dollar also lent some support....
10:51, 06/25/2019

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

Man shoots infant in the head after being rejected by her mom: cops A 10-month-old Fresno girl was shot in the head Sunday by a man who was apparently angry that the baby’s mother had rejected him, police said. The baby, Fayth Percy, was rushed to the hospital where she underwent surgery to remove bullet fragments fr...
11:00, 06/25/2019

A Plan to Mine the Minnesota Wilderness Hit a Dead End. Then Trump Became President. The project’s reversal of fortunes has angered environmentalists and focused attention on an unusual connection between a Chilean billionaire and President Trump’s family....
11:34, 06/25/2019

Latest US sanctions against Iran boost gold price The latest round of US sanctions on Iran meaning the closure of diplomacy has seen the gold price surge even further. Central banks in emerging countries are hoarding the precious metal at the fastest pace in decades....
11:51, 06/25/2019

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

Too much cleanliness not bad for health, report on hygiene says Royal Society for Public Health says need to expose children to germs is ‘dangerous myth’The notion that too much cleanliness can be bad for your health and that children need to be exposed to germs is a dangerous myth, according to a public health b...
12:00, 06/25/2019

Report warns of major air pollution in Bosnian city of Tuzla SARAJEVO, Bosnia-Herzegovina (AP) — Environmental groups have called for urgent measures to combat air pollution in the central Bosnian city of Tuzla, saying dust concentration far exceeds legal limits and causes premature deaths. A report released T...
12:17, 06/25/2019

Germany: kaiser’s descendant loses bid for return of castle BERLIN (AP) — A descendant of the last German kaiser has lost a court bid for the return of a castle overlooking the Rhine valley, part of which has been turned into a hotel. Rheinfels Castle, high above the Rhine and once a property of the Hohenzoll...
12:17, 06/25/2019

UK F-35 fighters fly missions from Cyprus over Syria, Iraq NICOSIA, Cyprus (AP) — Britain’s defense secretary says the country’s most advanced military aircraft, the Lightning F-35B, has flown its first missions over Syria and Iraq as part of the ongoing operations against the Islamic State group...
12:17, 06/25/2019

BMW hints at the future of electric motorcycles with the Vision DC Roadster BMW Motorrad has an electric scooter. The capable and fun C Evolution. An outstanding vehicle I had the pleasure of riding around on in LA. But as far as full-sized bikes go, Zero Motorcycles still rules that market while we wait for Harley-Davidson....
12:34, 06/25/2019

County cricket: Essex v Somerset, Surrey v Warwickshire and more – live! County Championship updates from around the groundsAnd get in touch BTL, via email or tweeting @Simon_Burnton 11.55am BST There are definitely wickets in the water in Chelmsford today. The Somerset captain, Tom Abell, has fallen to the second ball of...
13:00, 06/25/2019

Donald Trump says sexual assault accuser E Jean Carroll 'not my type' Writer claims Trump forced himself on her in New York department store in 1990sDonald Trump has said a New York-based advice columnist who accused him of sexually assaulting her in a department store in the mid-1990s is not his “type”.“I’ll say it wi...
13:51, 06/25/2019

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

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

Report: Shooting On I-75 In Cincinnati Leaves 1 Dead, Shuts Roadway For Hours CINCINNATI (WLWT) — At least one person was dead after a shooting late Monday night along Interstate Highway 75 in Cincinnati. WLWT reports that the shooting occurred about 10:30 p.m. in the southbound lanes near Interstate Highway 74. Investig...
14:00, 06/25/2019

Kentuckians Cleaning Up After Another Hit From Severe Storms (LEX 18) — Kentuckians in several counties are continuing to clean up after severe storms blew through many parts of the commonwealth on Monday. Some areas saw damaged property and downed trees. In Madison County, the storm left debris spread w...
14:00, 06/25/2019

FA want answers from Aidy Boothroyd over England U21 failure Aidy Boothroyd will be asked to explain England's disappointing performance at the European Under-21 Championship, but his position is not thought to be under immediate threat....
14:00, 06/25/2019

Firefly Music Festival streaker knocked over DJ equipment, faces misdemeanor charge One man may have to go to court after things got a little crazy for him at Firefly Music Festival on Saturday.        ...
14:34, 06/25/2019

Emergency service network outage at KPN prompts Dutch inquiry The Netherlands launched an investigation on Tuesday into a nationwide network outage at telecoms company KPN that knocked out emergency service numbers for nearly four hours....
14:34, 06/25/2019

Central bankers weigh up Facebook's Libra plan A senior member of the Swiss National Bank said he was open-minded about Facebook's cryptocurrency project, while an Italian official looked for more information as central bankers try to get to grips with the initiative....
14:34, 06/25/2019

Authorities: Man built bomb to warn about alien threat MYERSTOWN, Pa. (AP) — Authorities say a man who allegedly placed a homemade bomb in a parking lot behind a Pennsylvania hotel told them he did it to warn police about aliens bent on destroying the planet. State troopers responded to the Bahney House ...
14:51, 06/25/2019

Gay Man Posts Bullying Note On Facebook Before Committing Suicide A gay Myanmar man posted a note on Facebook including screenshots of alleged homophobic bullying before taking his life, prompting activists to call Tuesday for more protection for the emerging LGBTQ......
14:51, 06/25/2019

Boris Johnson downgrades tax cuts for rich pledge by claiming he would prioritise helping the poor – live news Rolling coverage of the day’s political developments as they happen, including the latest from the Tory leadership contest and Boris Johnson’s LBC phone-in 1.38pm BST Iain Duncan Smith, the former Conservative leader and arch-Brexiter, has been appoi...
14:51, 06/25/2019

|MarketsLIVE:Group5announcesresignationofchair,non-executivedirectors Chairperson and non-executive director Nonyameko Mandindi resigned as well as non-executive directors Michael Upton, Edward Williams and Cora Fernandez....
15:00, 06/25/2019

|Ramaphosa'sSONAwaslittlemorethandreamsandWakanda-Maimane Democratic Alliance leader Mmusi Maimane called President Cyril Ramaphosa's latest State of The Nation Address fanciful with lofty dreams, but unimaginative in terms of how Ramaphosa seeks to realise his vision....
15:00, 06/25/2019

Google is testing full offline storage for Google Drive Ever needed a files from Google Drive, but been unable to grab it because you're stuck without internet access? Such worries could soon be a distant (bad) memory, because Google is experimenting with a new mode for Google Drive that will let you...
15:00, 06/25/2019

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

Ford Mustang Bullitt production extended to 2020 Larger quota of special-edition, power-boosted pony car made available after initial run sold out instantly Ford has extended the production of its special-edition Mustang Bullitt into 2020, after the initial run of cars sold out almost as soon as t...
15:34, 06/25/2019

BMW accelerates electrification programme i8 sports car heads BMW's current range of electrified models The firm aims to bring 25 electrified vehicles to market in the next four years BMW is speeding up its ambitious electrification programme, bringing forward its goal of launching 25 ele...
15:34, 06/25/2019

SMMT urges next PM to seek automotive-focused Brexit deal UK manufacturing sector stands to lose £50,000 per minute in the event of a no-deal Brexit Car industry bosses have called on the UK’s next prime minister to prioritise a trade-oriented Brexit deal, claiming that delays caused by a no-deal Brexit co...
15:34, 06/25/2019

2019 Skoda Superb to cost from £24,655 Skoda Superb iV Czech firm's flagship saloon has been extensively updated, with hybrid version to follow next year The revised version of Skoda's flagship Superb is now available to order in the UK, with prices starting from £24,655 for the saloon...
15:34, 06/25/2019

BMW M1 reborn as 591bhp two-seat plug-in hybrid Vision M Next concept previews a carbonfibre-bodied petrol-electric supercar which will become the new BMW M flagship BMW’s M performance car division is developing a long sought-after successor to the 41-year-old M1 supercar.  Previewed by the Visi...
15:34, 06/25/2019

Boris Johnson clashes with Bank of England chief over whether Britain can strike a deal to continue free trade with EU after Brexit Boris Johnson clashed with the Bank of England Governor today over whether Britain can strike a deal to continue free trade with the EU after Brexit....
15:34, 06/25/2019

Donald Trump's daughter Tiffany bought £500k diamond 'friendship' bracelet from Knightsbridge jewellers during state visit President Trump's daughter Tiffany picked up a £500,000 diamond "friendship" bracelet when she visited a Knightsbridge jewellers during her father's state visit to Britain earlier this month....
15:34, 06/25/2019

How ‘private 5G’ could enable Google and Amazon to become telcos One of the technologies in the 5G wireless portfolio enables a transmitter to operate on unlicensed frequencies. Technically, that may mean you don’t need to own frequency to be a 5G carrier....
15:34, 06/25/2019

GLOBAL MARKETS-Gold soars to 6-year high as trade, Iran tensions mount Trade anxiety and escalating tensions between the United States and Iran sent gold soaring to a six-year high on Tuesday, and saw traders dive back into safe-harbour government bonds and the yen and Swiss franc at the expense of the dollar....
15:51, 06/25/2019

Two Russian biathletes get four-year bans for doping: IBU Two Russian biathletes have been suspended for four years for doping violations detected in data from Russia's former anti-doping agency laboratory, the International Biathlon Union (IBU) said on Tuesday....
15:51, 06/25/2019

Love is thicker than Venmo: Tips for millenial couples on merging money There’s no “right” way to manage finances, but there are benefits to mixing love and money. Here are tips from millennial couples who make it work.       ...
15:51, 06/25/2019

Pete the Planner: Could giving my daughter some extra cash hurt her independence? If the kids are getting older and your kids could use some extra dollars, it feels nice to share. But could this habit lead to increased dependence?       ...
15:51, 06/25/2019

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

| Heat is on as women's World Cup steps into the sauna With the temperature in France soaring, organisers are taking steps to adapt as the winter sport again faces the problem of playing its marquee tournaments in summer....
16:17, 06/25/2019

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

Bill Gates' biggest mistake at Microsoft? Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates says letting Google’s Android platform become dominant was his “biggest mistake” at the company.       ...
16:34, 06/25/2019

All of USWNT’s warts were exposed — now we will find out if it matters More than good enough to dance past Thailand, good enough to crush Chile, good enough to sweep aside Sweden’s B-team, and in the end good enough and tough enough — with an assist from the referee’s whistle on a debatable second-half penalty — to surv...
16:34, 06/25/2019

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

Prince Harry, Meghan's Frogmore Cottage home renovations cost taxpayers $3 million The Duke and Duchess of Sussex’s home was renovated with 2.4 million pounds ($3.06 million) of taxpayers’ money, royal accounts revealed Tuesday.        ...
16:51, 06/25/2019

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

Climate crisis: global economy needs major upgrade … fast Ex-US vice-president says only big solutions can offset impact of systemic shifts and avert disasterThe former US vice-president Al Gore has said the global economy will require a fundamental upgrade to survive an environmental crisis and widening so...
16:51, 06/25/2019

Bizarre sit-down protest during promotion play-off in Argentina – video San Jorge de Tucaman players held a sit-down protest during a match against Alvarado de Mar del Plata in the second match of a promotion play-off in Argentina. The players protested against what they considered to be a bad performance by the referee,...
17:00, 06/25/2019

Ken Lerer steps down as BuzzFeed’s chairman after decade in role News website BuzzFeed’s Ken Lerer is stepping down as chairman after a decade in the role, the company said Tuesday. Lerer, along with founder Jonah Peretti, has driven the viral news website’s expansion into a globally recognized media name over the...
17:00, 06/25/2019

AbbVie to buy Botox maker Allergan in $63 billion deal Drugmaker AbbVie said Tuesday it would buy Botox maker Allergan for about $63 billion, grabbing control of by far the biggest name in medical aesthetics to help reduce its reliance on blockbuster arthritis treatment Humira. Allergan chief executive o...
17:00, 06/25/2019

Border Patrol turns away people wanting to donate supplies for detained kids A slew of sympathetic people, advocacy groups and lawmakers have expressed a desire to lend a hand to the kids housed in Border Patrol facilities. But no donations are being accepted....
17:17, 06/25/2019

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

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

Edinson Cavani Scores Game-Winning Goal Over Guy Who Once Stuck Fingers Up His Butt Edinson Cavani secured Uruguay a big win over Chile yesterday with a stunning goal in the 82nd minute. The goal itself was sweet, as it meant Uruguay finished atop their group in the Copa América. But what made it even sweeter was that Cavani scored ...
17:17, 06/25/2019

Watch SpaceX’s Falcon Heavy center booster narrowly miss its mark SpaceX launched its Falcon Heavy rocket early this morning, and it was just the third time it’s ever done so. The massive rocket — a pair of side boosters strapped to its central core booster — successfully sailed skyward and delive...
17:17, 06/25/2019

AbbVie Strikes Deal to Acquire Allergan for About $63 Billion AbbVie agreed to buy the maker of Botox for about $63 billion, betting a combination will deliver new sources of growth they have struggled to find on their own....
17:34, 06/25/2019

A Commodore 64 Clone With a Working Retro Keyboard Will Finally Arrive This Year The most disappointing thing about the miniature Commodore 64 released last year was that its tiny keyboard didn’t actually work—it was just for show. Those cryptically labeled dirt-brown keys were one of the most iconic features of the C64 back in t...
17:34, 06/25/2019

I Had Lasers Shot Into My Ears to Make the Perfect Custom Headphones Silicone goop, home fitkits, and dual-camera guns that fire lasers into your noggin. These are just a few of the tools used to make the most hardcore custom in-ear monitors imaginable. We went to Ultimate Ears in Irvine, CA to see how technicians mak...
17:34, 06/25/2019

The 'Surveillance Scores' Companies Use to Rip You Off Might Be Totally Illegal The next time you go to buy toilet paper online, an algorithm may decide to charge you $5 more than your neighbor. You’d probably never know. But even if you did, there’s no way for you to find out why.Read more......
17:34, 06/25/2019

Donald Trump to Iran: Attacks on 'anything American' will draw 'overwhelming' force Hours after his administration was roundly condemned by the Iranian government Tuesday, President Donald Trump delivered another verbal assault that included direct threats against Tehran amid already heightened tensions...
17:51, 06/25/2019

How to do a clean install of Windows 10: Which option is best for you? A clean install is the ultimate troubleshooting technique, but it's also the best way to repurpose a device you no longer need or to get a fresh start. By my count, there are four ways to do a clean install. Here are the pros and cons of each....
17:51, 06/25/2019

How one man is trying to change the future of America's energy Russell Gold, senior energy reporter at the Wall Street Journal and author of "Superpower", joins "Squawk Box" to discuss his book on how one man is trying change American's energy. Senior Lazard advisor Michael Skelly, the main subject of the b...
17:51, 06/25/2019

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

North Korea running trade deficit with China, South Korea bank says Trade between China and North Korea has increased for three consecutive months, and Pyongyang has a trade deficit, according to South Korean estimates....
18:17, 06/25/2019

Hong Kong activists crowdfund for anti-extradition bill voice at G20 Hong Kong activists have raised more than HK$5 million ($640,606) in a crowdfunding campaign to take out newspaper ads in a bid to get a controversial extradition bill on the agenda at the G20 summit....
18:17, 06/25/2019

Trump threatens 'obliteration' as Iran slams sanctions on Khamenei U.S. President Donald Trump threatened on Tuesday to obliterate parts of Iran if the Islamic Republic attacked "anything American", as Iran said the latest U.S. sanctions had closed off any chance of diplomacy....
18:17, 06/25/2019

Brazil government confident of lower house pension reform vote before July 18 recess Brazil's government expects the lower house of Congress to vote on pension reform before lawmakers break for recess on July 18, presidential spokesman Otavio Rego Barros said on Tuesday....
18:17, 06/25/2019

Timeline: Key dates for Britain's Brexit crisis Britain is due to appoint a new prime minister and attempt to renegotiate the terms of its Brexit deal, all before Oct. 31, when it is scheduled to leave the European Union....
18:17, 06/25/2019

Ask a Psychologist if You're Messing Up Your Kids at 1 PM EDT Parenting (from what I hear, anyway) is essentially a lifelong exercise in figuring things out as you go. Along the way, your kid has almost certainly been in a situation where you’ve wondered, hoo boy, are they going to have to discuss that with a t...
18:17, 06/25/2019

How to Find All Flight Departures From an Airport When you book a flight through travel booking sites like Vayama or Google Flights, you hope you’re getting the best deal, but here’s the catch: Many low-cost carriers airlines prevent their flights from showing up on some of these third-party travel ...
18:17, 06/25/2019

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18:34, 06/25/2019

SpaceX Heavy rocket booster explodes after missing platform SpaceX launched its Falcon Heavy rocket carrying 24 satellites early Tuesday in Florida — but while the two side boosters landed safely back at Cape Canaveral, the new core booster missed a floating platform and erupted in a fireball. “Center core RU...
18:34, 06/25/2019

The matchups to watch at the Democratic presidential debate (NBC ANALYSIS) WASHINGTON — The opening 2020 Democratic debate double feature is set: Elizabeth Warren vs. the field on the first night, and establishment Joe Biden vs. democratic socialist Bernie Sanders — plus two more of the top-five polling hopef...
18:34, 06/25/2019

GEICO to hold ribbon-cutting ceremony for new Tucson office GEICO operations office at 3050 S. Martin Luther King Jr. Way / Courtesy: GEICO TUCSON – GEICO is set to open the doors to its new Tucson building. GEICO President and CEO Bill Roberts, Regional Vice President Michelle Trindade along with City of Tuc...
18:34, 06/25/2019

Domestic violence investigation turns into standoff TUCSON – Police are working to resolve a standoff situation early Tuesday morning that started Monday night. The Tucson Police Department started investigating a domestic violence incident Monday night when a woman called to say her ex-boyfriend assa...
18:34, 06/25/2019

Microsoft's entry-level Surface Go variant is cheaper than ever after a discount of over $100 Microsoft's smallest and lightest tablet yet is obviously not as powerful as the oft-discounted 12.3-inch Surface Pro 6, but since it typically starts at a more reasonable $399 price, the 10-inch Surface Go has rarely offered first or third-party buy...
18:34, 06/25/2019

Take a look at this gray Nokia 9 PureView prototype Most flagship smartphones these days are available to purchase in a wide range of colors. The Nokia 9 PureView, however, is sold in just one – Midnight Blue. But as new images reveal, HMD Global was working on a second finish for its latest high-end ...
18:34, 06/25/2019

Industry Body Suggests Creation Of "National Employment Board" The industry body also said that under the Prime Minister's Rozgar Protsahan Yojana (PMRPY), the wage threshold should be increased to Rs 25,000 from the current Rs 15,000...
18:51, 06/25/2019

Media companies scramble after judge rules they are liable for Facebook comments Australian judge finds media companies have a responsibility to ensure defamatory remarks are not posted on social mediaMajor media companies and Facebook are scrambling to come to grips with a landmark ruling by an Australian judge that found publis...
18:51, 06/25/2019

Data brokers are selling your secrets. How states are trying to stop them. Data brokers know everything about us because they buy and sell the personal information of millions of Americans with whom they have no direct relationship. New laws in Vermont and California aim to help users learn more about them....
18:51, 06/25/2019

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

Hannah Brown Cries "I'm Scared" After The Bachelorette Men Continue to Fight Love is in the Netherlands air for The Bachelorette's Hannah Brown. Love and...fear?! In a sneak peek of what's to come on The Bachelorette, Hannah admits she's "falling......
18:51, 06/25/2019

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

Europol: 6 arrested in UK, Netherlands in Bitcoin scam The European Union’s police agency says authorities in the Netherlands and Britain have arrested six people suspected of involvement in a cryptocurrency theft worth 24 million euros ($27 million)...
19:00, 06/25/2019

Yes, It Is Possible to Stop Corporate America From Extorting State and Local Governments Amazon’s “HQ2" debacle—a high-profile nationwide shakedown of state and local governments by a fabulously wealthy corporation—made many people realize that maybe this whole “desperately offer tax breaks to companies to locate here” thing is a ba...
19:17, 06/25/2019

GOP Rep. Goes Full-Blown Truther In Appalling Child Migrant Detention Comments Texas Republican Rep. Michael Burgess has not visited the Border Patrol detention facility in Clint, TX, where children were reportedly kept in such poor condition that the government finally relocated hundreds of them to a new site. Nevertheless, in...
19:17, 06/25/2019

Dow drops more than 100 points after Fed Chief Powell fails to signal rate cut is ahead Stocks fell on Tuesday after comments from the top Federal Reserve official raised questions about whether the central bank will cut interest rates next month....
19:34, 06/25/2019

It’s Officially Summer! Someone Put Grandma Out On The Deck Grab your sandals and your bathing suit, because sunny days and balmy nights are here to stay! Someone just put Grandma out on the deck, and that means it’s officially summer!...
19:51, 06/25/2019

GM investing $20M in Texas plant for next-gen SUVs The investment adds to roughly $1.4 billion GM has invested in the facility for the next-gen SUVs since 2015, including construction of a new paint shop....
19:51, 06/25/2019

BMW plug-in hybrids to automatically switch into EV mode in 2020 Starting next year, all BMW plug-in hybrid models will come standard with a function that automatically switches to full-electric mode when the vehicles enter geofenced areas designated for emissions-free driving only....
19:51, 06/25/2019

Helicopter pilot killed in June 10 crash in New York City flew erratically: NTSB A pilot who died when his helicopter crashed atop a New York City skyscraper on June 10 had been flying erratically and said he did not know where he was shortly before the accident, the National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) said in a prelimina...
19:51, 06/25/2019

UK waste firm exported 'offensive' materials including used nappies Biffa Waste Services found guilty of exporting unsorted waste to China it said was paperOne of the UK’s biggest waste firms has been convicted of sending used nappies and other contaminated materials to China illegally.Biffa Waste Services Ltd was fo...
19:51, 06/25/2019

Stephanie Grisham announced as new White House press secretary Stephanie Grisham, former Press Secretary and Communications Director for the First Lady, will take over as press secretary.        ...
19:51, 06/25/2019

California fire burns 86 cars in dealership lot A brushfire burned 86 cars at a CarMax automobile dealership lot in Bakersfield, California. Authorities received reports Monday afternoon of several grass fires erupting along State Route 99 in the Central California city. (June 25)   ...
19:51, 06/25/2019

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

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

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

Shane Walker charged in murder of girlfriend Alla Ausheva and their two sons The Staten Island military man accused of killing his Air National Guard girlfriend and their two young sons was arraigned Tuesday on murder charges and remanded into custody. Shane Walker, 36, was charged with murder, manslaughter, arson and crimina...
20:17, 06/25/2019

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

How Playing In The NFL Ruined Me For Life On The Outside Some NFL players will tell you the league is like prison—prison with paychecks. Each well-paid inmate has a reputation for violence, and every day on the yard, someone gets shanked. Every week, a few guys get released and a few guppies show up. The g...
20:34, 06/25/2019

Mourners slam Dominican officials who claim tourist died of shock Mourners grieving a Maryland tourist who died in the Dominican Republic slammed the local health officials who blamed her sudden death in part on the “shock” of her partner dying next to her in bed. Loved ones gathered Monday to mourn 50-...
20:34, 06/25/2019

Cancer patient raises thousands after seeking funds for funeral A cancer patient who was told she had just 6-months to live turned to a fundraising website to raise money for her own funeral — and was overwhelmed at getting almost triple what she needed for a proper service. Chalise Scholl, 37, of Peoria, I...
20:34, 06/25/2019

Abraham Lincoln’s Leap From a Window, and 4 Other Ways Lawmakers Have Fled Votes Republican state senators in Oregon have disappeared this month in an attempt to block a vote on climate change legislation. Minority parties have resorted to similar stunts for generations. One sure result: More division....
20:51, 06/25/2019

House Democrats rush to pass border aid bill before July 4, Trump vows veto U.S. House Democrats said they plan on Tuesday to pass a $4.5 billion aid package aimed at addressing the migrant surge along the U.S.-Mexico border, citing an urgency to act following reports of poor conditions facing young children at overcrowded f...
20:51, 06/25/2019

Dodgers fan hit by ball speaks out as team mulls extended netting The fan who was struck in the head by a foul ball this week during a Los Angeles Dodgers game reportedly has suffered a concussion and says that she "can't see out of my right eye."...
20:51, 06/25/2019

Boxing legend Wladimir Klitschko rescued from sea after yacht catches fire Boxing legend Wladimir Klitschko said Tuesday his boat trip off Spain with family and friends abruptly ended after a fire broke out on board over the weekend....
20:51, 06/25/2019

Warriors' Andre Iguodala on one team's free agency hopes: 'Nobody’s gonna sign with the Knicks, sorry' The New York Knicks are expected to be major players once the NBA free agency period opens Sunday as the team is expected to go after big-name free agents like Kevin Durant and Kyrie Irving....
20:51, 06/25/2019

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

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

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

GM to upgrade assembly plants ahead of new pickup, SUV lines ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — General Motors Co. has announced it’s investing more than $4.2 billion in assembly plants in Indiana, Michigan and Texas to prepare for the launch of its next generation of pickups and SUVs. The company said Tuesday that...
21:00, 06/25/2019

Police apprehend ex-worker who threatened shooting in caves KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Authorities have apprehended a fired worker who is accused of threatening a shooting in Kansas City’s massive subterranean network of businesses housed in old limestone mines. Police said Tuesday in a tweet that they fou...
21:00, 06/25/2019

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

Verstappen: Claims F1 cars aren't challenging enough are "bull****" Max Verstappen says it is "bullshit" to suggest Formula 1 cars are not challenging enough, and is baffled by Romain Grosjean's claim that driving a kart is harder...
21:17, 06/25/2019

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

Fed to hold Facebook's crypto coin to 'high' bar: Powell The U.S. Federal Reserve is looking carefully at Facebook's planned cryptocurrency Libra, and will hold it to high standards regarding protecting consumers and regulation, Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell said on Tuesday....
21:34, 06/25/2019

‘Don’t get fired’: Beyoncé choose-your-own-adventure game takes over Twitter A viral thread has found a new use for the platform: playing out a day as the star’s assistant, from breakfast to FaceTiming her kidsFor most of its existence the functionality of Twitter has been limited to a few basic options: keeping up with news ...
21:51, 06/25/2019

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

Bryant’s Pic-Pac to close its doors FRANKFORT, Ky. (LEX 18)– A Frankfort staple is closing its doors for good. Last April, LEX 18 did a story about a community effort to save Bryant’s Pic-Pac on Second Street. A little more than a year later, the long-time owner says they j...
22:00, 06/25/2019

Wild extend qualifying offers to Donato, Eriksson Ek, Fiala ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — The Minnesota Wild have extended qualifying offers to seven players eligible to become restricted free agents, including forwards Ryan Donato, Joel Eriksson Ek and Kevin Fiala to retain the rights to three key pieces of their y...
22:00, 06/25/2019

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

Alcoholics Anonymous’ ‘Big Book’ collection up for auction LOS ANGELES (AP) — A collection of 19 first-edition copies of the founding document of Alcoholics Anonymous, known to adherents as the “Big Book,” will be auctioned off in Los Angeles next month. The auction house Profiles in History said...
22:00, 06/25/2019

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

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

Judi Dench defends work of Kevin Spacey and Harvey Weinstein Actor condemns alleged behaviour but says stars’ work should not be forgottenDame Judi Dench has spoken out about her sadness at seeing her friends Harvey Weinstein and Kevin Spacey shunned from the big screen.Despite condemning their behaviour publi...
22:00, 06/25/2019

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

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

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

Incredible Photo from the Space Station Shows Raikoke Volcano Erupting Astronauts aboard the International Space Station caught the spectacular eruption of the Raikoke volcano off of Russia’s Kamchatka Peninsula over the weekend.Read more......
22:00, 06/25/2019

Chinese Chipmakers Say It's Not Possible to Hit Goals Imposed By State Without American Tech The U.S. and China have been tit-for-tat in the ongoing trade war between the two countries, but Chinese chipmakers are now saying it’ll be impossible to meet China’s national targets without access to American technology, reports Nikkei Asian Review...
22:00, 06/25/2019

Illinois becomes 11th state to allow recreational marijuana SPRINGFIELD, Ill. — Illinois’ new governor delivered on a top campaign promise Tuesday by signing legislation that makes the state the 11th to legalize small amounts of marijuana for recreational use and the second to approve it through the Legislatu...
22:34, 06/25/2019

European NATO members to boost spending this year The European members of the North Atlantic Treaty Organization will increase defense spending for the fourth consecutive year amid calls by President Donald Trump for the allies to spend more of their budgets on defense....
23:00, 06/25/2019

Cuba's long forgotten Jewish cemetery, Holocaust monument getting restored The oldest Jewish cemetery in Cuba is beginning to be rehabilitated as marble grave covers are broken with plants growing through cracks and much of the Jewish population driven away from the island....
23:00, 06/25/2019

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

What’s the rationale behind Trump’s migrant detention? Experts weigh in Last week, it was reported that dozens of children living in migrant detention centres did not have access to basic sanitary supplies such as soap and toothpaste....
23:17, 06/25/2019

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

Africa Cup of Nations 2019: Cameroon start title defense with a win Five time champions and current title holders Cameroon got their 2019 tournament off to a winning start. Under the coaching instruction of two legends from the Netherlands, Cameroon are hoping to win it all again....
23:34, 06/25/2019

Tolls on the autobahn? Germany counts cost of failed plan A scheme to introduce tolls on highways was meant to provide a financial windfall for the German government. Instead, it left a €53 million-sized hole in the public purse. Lawmakers want answers....
23:34, 06/25/2019

The US Navy just promoted a jailed sex offender Navy photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Justin Stumberg Navy Lt. j.g. Michael McNeil was sentenced to 10 years in prison in March for attempted online enticement of a minor. Despite that conviction, he was still listed as active duty with the Navy, an...
23:34, 06/25/2019

Spotify is spending hundreds of millions to become a major podcasting player — and Wall Street sees massive potential for the stock (SPOT) Michael Loccisano/Getty Images for Spotify Spotify's integration of podcasts into its streaming services could boost its advertising revenue, an analysis published by Guggenheim on Tuesday found. Between new listening formats, better ad targeting t...
23:34, 06/25/2019

Why the Women of Friends Seem to Say "I'll Be There for You" Much More Than the Men There's something to be said for the way sudden fame bonds you with the people experiencing it alongside you. Nothing can prepare you for the ways in which life changes when you go,......
23:34, 06/25/2019

Markelle Fultz’s NBA return remains a mystery Markelle Fultz hasn’t put on a uniform for the Orlando Magic since he was traded last February. And John Hammond’s guess as to when he will is as good as yours. Fultz won’t play for the Magic in the NBA summer league, and Hammond, s...
23:51, 06/25/2019

Charles Barkley couldn’t hold back his LaVar Ball hatred for long When asked to weigh in on the infamous LaVar Ball, Charles Barkley certainly didn’t mince his words. Barkley was originally hesitant to speak about Ball, but then shared his displeasure with the loud-mouthed Ball patriarch. “Wherever LaVar Ball is, t...
23:51, 06/25/2019

How to Prepare for Amazon Prime Day Prime Day 2019 will be two days: July 15 and 16. Here are the deals to expect, how to shop if you’re not a Prime member, and how not to regret your purchases....
00:00, 06/26/2019

| Kerber makes strong start at Eastbourne Angelique Kerber eased into round three of the Eastbourne International as Kiki Bertens, Johanna Konta, Caroline Wozniacki and Simona Halep also reached the last 16....
00:00, 06/26/2019

Port Authority eyes big hike of tolls and fares at bridges, tunnels Don’t forget to pack your wallet. The Port Authority on Wednesday announced plans to hike its AirTrain fares, increase bridge and tunnel tolls, and to slap a surcharge on cab trips to and from area airports. Under the sweeping proposal — ...
00:34, 06/26/2019

Shocking video shows gunman shooting driver in broad daylight This is the moment a gunman walked up to a car in Brooklyn and blasted a passenger in the head in broad daylight. Video released by cops on Thursday shows the suspect walking up to a white Hyundai operated by a 31-year-old man just after noon Sunday ...
00:34, 06/26/2019

Saudi-led coalition intercepted Houthi drone launched toward residential area Saudi Arabia's air defenses intercepted a drone launched toward a residential area in the Khamis Mushait by Yemen's Iran-aligned Houthis on Tuesday, the spokesman for the Saudi-led coalition said....
00:34, 06/26/2019

South African sisters describe Saudi detention and complain to U.N. Two South African sisters who were imprisoned in Saudi Arabia, initially without charge, described their ordeal on Tuesday and said they had brought a complaint to the United Nations....
00:34, 06/26/2019

Yemen's Houthis attack military positions at Saudi Abha and Jizan airports: TV Yemen's Iran-aligned Houthi group attacked military positions and aircraft hangars at Saudi Arabia's Abha and Jizan airports, the group's Al Masirah TV said on Tuesday, citing a military spokesman....
00:34, 06/26/2019

Exclusive: Mark Morgan and Manny Padilla top candidates to lead Customs and Border Protection Mark Morgan and Manny Padilla are at the top of the White House list of candidates to replace outgoing acting U.S. Customs and Border Protection Commissioner John Sanders, according to three sources with firsthand knowledge of the discussions....
00:34, 06/26/2019

Iranian Americans rally in Washington for regime change — by Iranians Thousands of Iranian Americans attended a recent rally in Washington and had one of their appeals answered Monday: President Trump sanctioned Iran’s Supreme Leader Ali Khamenei....
00:34, 06/26/2019

Esper faces first challenge as Pentagon chief meeting with allied counterparts at NATO headquarters ESPER’S NATO DEBUT: After just one day in his new job as acting defense secretary, Mark Esper makes his debut on the world stage, arriving in Brussels today ahead of a two-day meeting of NATO defense ministers....
00:34, 06/26/2019

UPDATE 1-Facebook gets Brazil fine over WhatsApp data cut to $6 mln Facebook Inc's fine for withholding WhatsApp messages from a drug-trafficking investigation in Brazil should be reduced to 23 million reais ($6 million), a Brazilian federal appeals court ruled on Tuesday....
00:51, 06/26/2019

UPDATE 2-Disney poaches Netflix film executive for streaming service Walt Disney Co said on Tuesday it had hired a top executive in Netflix Inc's original film division, Matt Brodlie, to lead international content development for its upcoming family-oriented streaming service called Disney+....
00:51, 06/26/2019

Here’s what the new footage will include in this weekend’s ‘Avengers: Endgame’ rerelease Tickets started going on sale Monday night for this weekend’s re-release of Avengers: Endgame, which is heading back into theaters for a brief run that gives the Marvel superhero epic a fighting chance to finally surpass Avatar as the highest-g...
01:00, 06/26/2019

An Unlucky Handball Sends Japan Out Of The World Cup An exhilarating World Cup round of 16 rematch between the Netherlands and Japan got decided in favor of the Dutch in the 90th minute, thanks to a penalty kick converted by forward Lieke Martens. The PK gave the Dutch a 2-1 win over the same team that...
01:00, 06/26/2019

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

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

OWC claims its USB-C SSD is the fastest yet OWC might have your back if you want the speediest external drive you can get without sacrificing too much in the way of portability or price. The company claims that its new Envoy Pro EX is the fastest USB-C SSD on the planet, with its NVMe-based s...
01:00, 06/26/2019

Facebook will share data on hate speech suspects with French courts Facebook is handing over identifying information to French courts on people suspected of using hate speech on its social network. "This is huge news, it means that the judicial process will be able to run normally," Cédric O, France's min...
01:00, 06/26/2019

Apple patents watch band with adjustable built-in camera Companies have tried smartwatches with cameras built into their bands before (hello Galaxy Gear), but the fixed position usually leads to you contorting your wrist to get a good shot -- and you can forget about video chats. Apple might have a solutio...
01:00, 06/26/2019

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

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

Andy Cohen Wishes Lisa Vanderpump's Voice Could Have Been Heard At the RHOBH Reunion There was a major no-show at this year's Real Housewives of Beverly Hills reunion, but Andy Cohen wishes it wasn't so. After a tumultuous season that has pitted almost all of the......
01:34, 06/26/2019

Reopened Legal Challenge to Census Citizenship Question Throws Case Into Chaos The Supreme Court is expected to rule on the question’s inclusion on the 2020 census this week. But recently discovered files have compelled lower courts to re-examine the case....
01:34, 06/26/2019

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

Rush Limbaugh: The media is losing their audience because they 'lied' and Dems are 'boring' The media is now paying for "lies" they've made and are losing their audience because of their coverage of President Trump, according to conservative radio talk show host Rush Limbaugh....
01:51, 06/26/2019

Home security camera catches Florida man pooping in stranger’s driveway A home-surveillance system in Florida captured a man on video as he pulled into another person’s driveway and defecated on the ground, a report said Tuesday. The suspect pulled into the Wilton Thomas’ driveway in North Lauderdale on Saturday, dropped...
02:00, 06/26/2019

$10M in cocaine seized in record Baltimore bust Drug smugglers tried to ship a record 333 pounds of cocaine from Panama to Maryland in a container of beach chairs — but the operation folded, according to a report. Authorities seized the blow at the Port of Baltimore earlier this month, in the larg...
02:00, 06/26/2019

Video shows moment baby found inside plastic bag in the woods Police released the emotional video of the moment police in Georgia find a baby struggling inside a plastic grocery bag lying in the woods. The footage from the Forsyth County Sheriff’s Office was released with the hopes that someone might come...
02:00, 06/26/2019

GameClub wants to preserve forgotten iPhone games for a new generation Ever wonder what happened to the iPhone games that you can no longer find, that one day just disappeared from the App Store with no explanation? While mobile gaming in recent years has blown up, and the more popular games have spawned bonafide franch...
02:17, 06/26/2019

Top NYPD brass vows to put stray bullet shooters behind bars NYPD Chief of Department Terence Monahan on Tuesday called the spate of innocent bystanders shot in June “completely and totally unacceptable” as he vowed to put every shooter responsible behind bars. At least eight people have been hit by stray bull...
02:17, 06/26/2019

The Story Behind the Photo of Two Migrants Found Dead in the Rio Grande A picture in a Mexican newspaper showed a man and his daughter who died while crossing the river, serving as a striking reminder of the journey’s perils....
02:17, 06/26/2019

Over half of drivers report driver assist systems help avoid crashes, survey says In a survey, participants found the highest satisfaction with adaptive cruise control, automatic emergency braking and blind spot warning systems. Lane-keeping features were less popular or effective, with respondents reporting annoying alert chimes,...
02:17, 06/26/2019

Drake officially has more Billboard charted songs than The Beatles Yesterday, all their troubles seemed so far away. Then Drake caught up. Yesterday (June 24, that is), Billboard announced that Drake — with his new song “Money in the Grave,” featuring Rick Ross — officially outranks the Beatles with 35 charted...
02:34, 06/26/2019