REGIONBUSINESSWORLD.NEWS: Top News 12:00, 2019-08-14

|Randgainsbymorethan1%afterUSdelayssomeChinatariffs

The rand recouped earlier losses to strengthen against the dollar after the Trump administration announced it would delay imposing a 10% tariff on so...

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Switch off the phone, turn on the radio and tune into Proust | Alex Clark In the age of the short attention-span, a 10-hour radio version of In Search of Lost Time is high-class therapyMight Marcel Proust, on finding that BBC Radio 4 is to broadcast a 10-hour adaptation of ...
09:00, 2019-08-17

Giants receive big lift from unsung wide receivers The Giants’ wide receivers are doing their best to prep in the preseason for the first four games of the regular season without suspended starter Golden Tate. The NFL, earlier this week, denied Tate’s...
09:34, 2019-08-17

Yankees did a little bit of everything to squeak this one out They had witnessed Masahiro Tanaka’s second straight strong outing, the Yankees loading the bases without scoring, Tommy Kahnle’s superb two-strikeout effort and Zack Britton working around first base...
09:34, 2019-08-17

Eli Manning shows he also can put Giants in the end zone Eli Manning answered the bell. A week after Giants rookie quarterback Daniel Jones led the team on a touchdown drive in his first NFL action last week, Eli Manning answered and likely quieted any doub...
09:34, 2019-08-17

Navy sets sights on new submarine weapons The Navy has begun building new weapons to massively increase attack options for its Virginia-class attack submarine, a move that is expected to change the mission scope for the boats and enable more ...
10:00, 2019-08-17

Airbnb records 30% growth rate in first-quarter on booking strength: source Airbnb Inc recorded $9.4 billion in total booking value in the first quarter, up 31% from the year-ago quarter, a source familiar with the matter said on Friday, a key number that could help pull in i...
10:00, 2019-08-17

|5questionsonthe'debtreliefbill'unpacked The "Debt Relief Bill" allows low-income workers to extract themselves from debt through debt restructuring if they earn a gross income of R7 500 or less per month, have unsecured debt of R50 000, or ...
11:00, 2019-08-17

CC Sabathia’s first pitching coach not surprised by veteran’s success When CC Sabathia delivers his Hall of Fame speech, one face in the crowd will be that of the man who was Sabathia’s pitching coach when he was a 17-year-old minor leaguer in the Indians’ system. “I pl...
11:00, 2019-08-17

Redmi 8 Specifications, Images Tipped by TENAA Listing Redmi 8, which will be the successor to Xiaomi's Redmi 7, has appeared on TENAA with model number M1908C3IC. Its key specifications suggest a 6.2-inch HD+ display and an oct-core SoC, paired with up.....
11:00, 2019-08-17

Motorola One Action Lets You Capture Wide-Angle Landscape Videos Vertically Motorola One Action price in the European market is set at EUR 259 (roughly Rs. 20,400), while its India price is expected to be announced on August 23....
11:00, 2019-08-17

Kilroy was here: Athens walls awash in painted squiggles Graffiti-sprayers are increasingly leaving their mark on Athens, encouraged by lax enforcement of anti-vandalism laws and an abundance of empty commercial properties...
11:00, 2019-08-17

Saudi-led coalition fires flares over Yemeni port of Aden: residents Saudi-led coalition warplanes fired flares over Yemen's Aden at dawn on Saturday, residents said, near camps occupied by southern separatist fighters who last week seized control of the port city whic...
11:00, 2019-08-17

Investigators say underage driver struck and killed man walking his dog in Houston, Texas (KPRC)  A 13-year-old driver was behind the wheel when a man and his dog were struck by a vehicle at an apartment complex in west Houston, Texas Thursday according to police. Both the man and dog were...
11:00, 2019-08-17

4 Your Health: Older adults suffering silent strokes after surgery There is an important new recommendation involving the HPV vaccine. The CDC is now recommending that everyone from 11 to 26 get the vaccine, including boys. Before, boys through age 21 were urged to g...
11:00, 2019-08-17

World’s top-rated X-Men comic book collection hits auction block to help Arizona man beat cancer MESA, Ariz. (KPNX) — Ever since he can remember, Robert Letscher has been enthralled with comic books. The 55-year-old turned his passion into an online career. “It’s how I paid for this house,” Letsc...
11:00, 2019-08-17

Countries with hardly any tourists Parisian bridges are weighted down with copycat "love locks," while visitors crowd cheek-to-jowl into Barcelona churches and Dubrovnik's historic center. In Italy, attempts to manage the impact of tou...
11:00, 2019-08-17

Is Hong Kong still safe to visit? Over the past 10 weeks, shocking images have emerged from Hong Kong's pro-democracy protests: tear gas has been fired outside shops, protesters and police have clashed in dramatic face-offs, and thous...
11:00, 2019-08-17

‘Things are quite special here’: Union Berlin prepare for the Bundesliga No East Berlin team has made it to the top division before and Union are determined not to let it change themIt counted as an emergency when, one day this summer, the Berlin district of Köpenick awoke...
11:00, 2019-08-17

Bledisloe Cup 2019: All Blacks v Wallabies Eden Park decider – live! Updates as New Zealand welcome Australia to Eden Park Any thoughts? Email or tweet @rrjparkin 9.55am BST 52 min: Now he’s cleared with a box kick. Smart passage of play from Smith, who is replaced by ...
11:00, 2019-08-17

Sheffield United v Crystal Palace: match preview Sheffield United’s first home game in the Premier League for 12 years is bound to be an evocative occasion. While locals would like nothing better than to see local hero Billy Sharp score the winning ...
11:00, 2019-08-17

Wolves v Manchester United: match preview Last week’s 4-0 defeat of Chelsea brought sunshine after a troubled summer for Manchester United. Ole Gunnar Solskjær has singled out Alexis Sánchez and Fred for encouragement though the Chilean and B...
11:00, 2019-08-17

6-month-old girl mysteriously dies in Bronx home A 6-month-old infant who was with her mother in their Bronx home on Friday evening lost consciousness and died, police said. The baby, Charlie McCall, was awake and well with her mother at their home ...
11:34, 2019-08-17

Possible end to birth control program for wild horses could trigger cull in Alberta Wild horses are an iconic part of the eastern slopes of Alberta. But the future of the horses is in question, with some fearing a project to help keep the horses from being killed, could be scrapped....
12:34, 2019-08-17

USA tops Spain in pre-World Cup exhibition, 90-81 Much got made earlier this week after USA Basketball's national team was soundly beaten by a bunch of G League guys during a scrimmage in practice       ...
12:34, 2019-08-17

Rockies use strong outing by Jon Gray to beat Miami 3-0 Jon Gray struck out seven in eight strong innings and Nolan Arenado and Ryan McMahon homered for the second straight game, leading the Colorado Rockies to a 3-0 win over the Miami Marlins   ...
12:34, 2019-08-17

The Galaxy Book S stole the show. Can it steal market share? Taking Snapdragon laptops to new heights, Samsung's surprise announcement fits well with the Note 10's message of mobile productivity. But the laptop also takes its place among categories where the gi...
13:00, 2019-08-17

Daphne Zuniga plays ‘Nurse Ratched on steroids’ in V.C. Andrews adaptation Daphne Zuniga recently talked to UPI about finally working with her fellow 1990s icon Jason Priestley, aging up with makeup, directing her own projects and the enduring appeal of "Spaceballs."...
13:34, 2019-08-17

UK climate agency officials doubled air travel over previous year, report says Members of the United Kingdom agency tasked with addressing climate change issues took nearly twice as many flights in the most recent fiscal year as they did during the previous one, according to a r...
13:34, 2019-08-17

Edinburgh's got style: Scotland's cultural capital is the number one choice for Londoners moving north The largest arts festival in the world is in full swing in this elegant city with great homes, but even once it's over, Edinburgh's reputation as a festival city carries on....
14:00, 2019-08-17

Critic of China’s Detention Camps Is Free, but Silence May Be the Price The terms of his plea deal could force Serikzhan Bilash, a Kazakh who campaigned for Muslims being held in Chinese indoctrination camps, to stop his work....
14:00, 2019-08-17

Reid rips Jay-Z over Kap remarks, deal with NFL Panthers safety Eric Reid continued to be critical of Jay-Z on Friday, saying it was "asinine" of him to say "we've moved past kneeling" and calling his partnership with the NFL a "money move."...
14:00, 2019-08-17

With another ninth-inning nightmare, Cubs' road woes could be their undoing Two straight devastating walk-off losses in Philly and Pittsburgh make it clear: If the Cubs can't find a way to win away from Wrigley, they won't find their way into October....
14:00, 2019-08-17

World No. 1 Naomi Osaka withdraws mid-match from Western & Southern Open with injury Early in the third set of a quarterfinal match Friday on Center Court, World No. 1 Naomi Osaka injured her left knee and could not continue        ...
14:34, 2019-08-17

R.I.P. Peter Fonda Peter Fonda, whose performance in 1969's Easy Rider cemented his role as one of Hollywood’s most recognizable countercultural icons, has died. An Oscar-nominated actor and writer with more than 10...
14:34, 2019-08-17

Dad and daughter need a little help in this super relatable clip from Matthew Cherry's animated short "Hair Love" Audiences who plan on checking out The Angry Birds Movie 2 in theaters this weekend will also get to watch “Hair Love,” the animated short film by filmmaker Matthew Cherry and executive-produced by Pe...
14:34, 2019-08-17

Good Boys' Molly Gordon reminisces about her middle school shenanigans Molly Gordon is having a bit of a moment. The actress popped up in the excellent Booksmart earlier this summer, and now she’s playing the teen tormenter of three more-innocent-than-thou middle schoole...
14:34, 2019-08-17

Here’s what might have happened if the X-Men were in ‘Avengers: Endgame’ Now that Disney owns Fox, and thus has control of the X-Men and Fantastic Four characters once again, it’s only a matter of time before we see those characters join the Marvel Cinematic Universe...
14:34, 2019-08-17

Janmashtami 2019: Date, Puja Time, Significance And Prasad Prepared The Festival Janmashtami would be celebrated on 24th August 2019. According to legends, Lord Krishna, the eight incarnation of Lord Vishnu was born on this auspicious day....
14:34, 2019-08-17

What is the G-spot, and where is it? Some women report experiencing intense sexual pleasure from the stimulation of an area in the vagina called the G-spot. Others may think they do not have one. Learn more about its location and current...
15:00, 2019-08-17

Simple dietary changes may reduce cancer risk, increase lifespan The health benefits of fruit and vegetables are partly due to flavonoids. A new study concludes that consuming more flavonoids each day may extend life....
15:00, 2019-08-17

2nd Test Day 4 Live: Archer Removes Paine, Smith Still Going Strong ENG vs AUS 2nd Test Day 4 LIVE Score, Ashes 2019: After Matthew Wade's departure, Steve Smith dominated the English bowlers in the opening session and notched his seventh consecutive fifty-plus score....
15:00, 2019-08-17

Watch: Steve Smith Leaving Ball Is One Of The Funniest Things You'll See Steve Smith's unique style of leaving the ball is already well known but the Australian right-hander took it to a whole new level on Day 3 of the 2nd Ashes Test....
15:00, 2019-08-17

"Enough Is Enough": Priyanka Gandhi After Kuldeep Sengar's Poster With PM Congress leader Priyanka Gandhi Vadra today slammed the BJP after a full page advertisement was published in the local edition of a vernacular daily in Uttar Pradesh's Unnao on Independence Day,......
15:34, 2019-08-17

Donnie Wahlberg starved for Vincent Gray in 'Sixth Sense,' wanted to play him naked Donnie Wahlberg had to prove himself, and suffer for real, playing Vincent Gray in "The Sixth Sense" 20 years ago. "I went to a really dark place."        ...
16:00, 2019-08-17

Riders observe minute's silence for Felice Gimondi at Arctic Race "Italian Felice Gimondi, one of only seven riders to have won all three Grand Tours, has died at the age of 76 after suffering a heart attack while swimming in Sicily on Friday."...
16:00, 2019-08-17

The Ancient Philosophy of the Bhagavad Gita, Song of God The Bhagavad Gita is one of the most important religious texts in Hinduism as well as one of the most seminal religious texts in the world, alongside the Bible, the Quran, the Torah and the Ramayana. ...
16:00, 2019-08-17

Julianne Moore 'loved' working with her daughter and husband on new movie Julianne Moore is accustomed to working with her husband, director Bart Freundlich, on set, but it was a real family affair when their daughter joined them for their latest collaboration....
16:34, 2019-08-17

Heather Locklear pleads no contest to battery charges from 2018 arrests, ordered to treatment program: reports Heather Locklear has been ordered to enter a treatment program after pleading no contest to eight misdemeanors stemming from her 2018 arrests, according to multiple reports. ...
16:34, 2019-08-17

Labour's high street plan to reverse 'retail apocalypse' Empty high street shops should be given to start-ups and community projects to help reverse the "economic decay" of Britain's town centres, Jeremy Corbyn has said....
17:00, 2019-08-17

Aston Martin Is Getting Into The 'Evil Lair' Business Do you suspect that your car might be a super villain? Do you suspect that you, too, might be a super villain, perhaps by virtue of holding entire cities captive or taking so many trips in your privat...
17:00, 2019-08-17

Smith returns to field to guide Australia to 250 "Australia\u0027s Steve Smith returned to bat after being struck on the neck by a short ball from England fast bowler Jofra Archer, but fell for 92 as the tourists were bowled out for 250, eight behin...
17:34, 2019-08-17

Heavy downpours wreak havoc in Istanbul, flooding historic Grand Bazaar Strong rains in Istanbul on Saturday flooded several neighborhoods, as well as the Grand Bazaar, while officials said one person was found dead in the city....
17:34, 2019-08-17

AOC laughs off Trump claim she's 'fuming' that Tlaib, Omar now get more attention Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez brushed off a tweet from President Trump on Friday claiming she envied the media attention fellow “Squad” members Reps. Rashida Tlaib and Ilhan Omar have received over th...
18:00, 2019-08-17

Offering Gas at 30 Cents Per Gallon, a Marvelous Mrs. Maisel Promotion Causes Traffic Chaos in Los Angeles A city-wide promotion in Los Angeles for a popular Amazon television series caused chaos when drivers lined up for hours to cash in on 1950s gas prices. Amazon partnered with nearly 30 businesses to r...
18:00, 2019-08-17

Italy's fascist past reverberates in Rome Lovers of fascist architecture never disappeared from Italy's capital, where Mussolini sought to centralize powers. He continues to be revered in one of the Roman neighborhoods the dictator built, and...
18:34, 2019-08-17

Visiting a Berlin elementary school where German isn't always spoken Kids in Germany are trickling back to school as a debate heats up about holding back those with poor German. DW's Kate Brady visited a Berlin classroom to see the struggles and successes of German-lan...
18:34, 2019-08-17

Saturday's Best Deals: Wayfair Home Renovation Sale, Casper Pillows, Echo Dot Wall Mount, and More An Echo Dot Wall mount, $100 Off a Casper Mattress, Plus 2 Free Original Pillows, and Wayfair’s Home Renovation Sale lead of Saturday’s best deals from around the web....
18:34, 2019-08-17

Hitting the Books: How big tech might monopolize AI Welcome to Hitting the Books. With less than one in five Americans reading just for fun these days, we've done the hard work for you by scouring the internet for the most interesting, thought pro...
18:34, 2019-08-17

Microchipping your employees will always be dehumanizing — and pointless You may have heard of the latest approach to authentication in businesses: inserting microchips into their employees.  While this approach has worked wonders in the pet community, helping returning lo...
19:00, 2019-08-17

Terrorism survivors: ‘I lived in fear that I would be killed’ To mark the International Day of Remembrance of and Tribute to the Victims of Terrorism this coming Wednesday, UN News travelled to Chad and the Far North region of Cameroon in West Africa to intervie...
19:00, 2019-08-17

Saudi oil operations unaffected by Houthi drone attack, Saudi Aramco says A drone attack launched by Yemen's Houthi group on the Shaybah oil field in eastern Saudi Arabia on Saturday caused a "limited" fire at a gas plant but had no impact on oil production, state-run oil c...
19:00, 2019-08-17

Refinitiv data shows detained Grace 1 still at anchor Refinitiv tracking data briefly showed the Iranian tanker at the center of a diplomatic dispute between Tehran and the West had changed its position status off Gibraltar on Saturday....
19:00, 2019-08-17

Rescue worker killed in attack on ambulance in northern Myanmar - army One rescue worker was killed and several others were wounded when an ambulance came under fire in northern Myanmar amid clashes between troops and ethnic rebels in the region, an army spokesman and a...
19:00, 2019-08-17

Texas Rangers Decline to Criminally Investigate Officers Who Paraded Black Man in Street Like Runaway Slave No surprise here. If police are barely investigated, hardly charged, and scarcely convicted for killing black people—on video—why would they face any sort of consequence for parading a black man throu...
19:34, 2019-08-17

Corbyn refuses to say if he would support alternative caretaker PM Jeremy Corbyn has refused to say if he would support another caretaker prime minister, adding that Labour should be invited to form a government if MPs make it clear they have no confidence in Boris J...
20:00, 2019-08-17

Carrozzeria Touring Superleggera Brought Their Sciàdipersia Cabriolet to The Quail Maseratis are good. Coachbuilt limited run sports cars are good. Together, they’re better than pretty much anything out there, and the Sciàdipersia Cabriolet debuted for North America at The Quail is ...
20:34, 2019-08-17

Slayer Livery Too Metal For Rick Ware Racing We were amped up to hear that Rick Ware Racing was going have its #54 car driven by J.J. Yeley liveried to promote the band’s final tour to tonight’s NASCAR Cup race in Bristol, Tennessee but today it...
20:34, 2019-08-17

Your reaction to my hellish SSD upgrade proves that Windows 10 has a serious storage upgrade problem Earlier this week, I told you how installing an SSD in an old Windows 10 laptop has been the best and worst upgrade I’ve ever done. It was the best because the SSD gave that older machine a seco...
20:34, 2019-08-17

Official autopsy concludes Epstein's death was suicide by hanging New York City's chief medical examiner determined on Friday that suicide by hanging was the cause of death for financier Jeffrey Epstein, whose body was found six days ago in a Manhattan jail cell whi...
21:00, 2019-08-17

Brexit: Corbyn hits back at MPs refusing to support him as PM As leader of ‘largest opposition party by far’ Corbyn insists he is right person to lead caretaker governmentJeremy Corbyn has hit back at leading Tory MPs orchestrating efforts to stop a no-deal Brex...
21:00, 2019-08-17

Thousands mourn El Paso victim Margie Reckard after partner's appeal Antonio Basco ‘felt like he was by himself’, pastor saysFacebook appeal draws strangers to ceremonyThousands of strangers came to El Paso this weekend, to say goodbye to a victim of the mass shooting ...
21:00, 2019-08-17

Hands off our treasured railway, say locals in Sóller, Mallorca Anonymous investors have launched a hostile €25m bid for Sóller’s locally owned heritage train link to PalmaIndignant residents of the Mallorcan town of Sóller have said their railway is not for sale ...
21:00, 2019-08-17

Physician, ultrarunner, thriller writer… meet the man who lives life to the full Professor Hugh Montgomery says mastering new skills helps him relax – and makes life appear to last longerI meet Prof Hugh Montgomery the day after the heatwave reaches its sticky, stultifying peak, a...
21:00, 2019-08-17

Greta Gerwig: why Little Women still generates a big buzz | Lucy Siegle Louisa M Alcott’s story is 150 years old, but the remake by the director of Lady Bird is tipped for great things alreadyYou have to be super-confident to release a film without Will Ferrell at Christm...
21:00, 2019-08-17

Shaun Ryder: ‘I’m a really good dad, this time around anyway’ The Happy Mondays singer discusses UFOs, coming off drugs, children, Bez and losing his hairThere was a period of my life where it felt like everyone was worried about my health. I’m doing great these...
21:00, 2019-08-17

U.S. Judge Urges Volkswagen, SEC To Resolve Civil Dieselgate Suit A federal judge in California on Friday urged the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission and Volkswagen AG to resolve a civil suit stemming from its Dieselgate emissions scandal....
21:34, 2019-08-17

|Customarymarriageamendmentsgivewomenmorefinancialclout A new bill has some important financial implications regarding customary marriages in SA, according to John Manyike, head of financial education at Old Mutual....
22:00, 2019-08-17

Airport worker fired for slipping ‘you ugly’ note to traveler A security screener at a New York airport is out of a job after slipping a note to a traveler that read: “you ugly.” Neal Strassner was going through a security checkpoint at Greater Roche...
22:00, 2019-08-17

Patients Evacuated After AIIMS Fire, Virology Unit, Samples Destroyed A major fire broke out at the teaching block of the AIIMS today, destroying samples and medical reports and forcing evacuation of some patients, though no one was injured, officials said....
22:34, 2019-08-17

CVS Might Make It Even More Difficult to Get Birth Control On August 15, a prescription birth control delivery service called Pill Club alleged that CVS is lowballing mail-order drug companies to the point where Pill Club and others may have to stop serving p...
23:00, 2019-08-17

Lucas Moura earns Spurs draw at Manchester City as VAR history repeats It was an extraordinary finale and, amid all the drama and utter confusion, spare a thought perhaps for those Manchester City supporters who had happily left the stadium, believing they had just seen ...
23:00, 2019-08-17

The 5 best and bloodiest shark attacks in '47 Meters Down: Uncaged' (spoilers!) Things get bloody really quick when cave-dwelling sharks pursue four young divers in "47 Meters Down: Uncaged." We unleash the top five attacks.        ...
23:00, 2019-08-17

How to wear: a mini-dress | Kenya Hunt Going for more volume on top balances out my relative nakedness on the bottom, easing any sense of discomfortDress hemlines have been inching higher and higher. As my awkward body language probably ma...
23:34, 2019-08-17

Sealife encounters around the world: readers’ travel tips Colourful rockpools, the sight of orcas hunting under the aurora borealis and huge skies full of sea birds have left our tipsters in awe at the wonders of the marine worldThis May, my boyfriend and I ...
23:34, 2019-08-17

Celta Vigo 1 Real Madrid 3: Gareth Bale helps Los Blancos to impressive opening win in La Liga Gareth Bale helped Real Madrid on their way to three points as Zinedine Zidane's side survived a Luka Modric red card to beat Celta Vigo 3-1 in their LaLiga opener at Balaidos on Saturday....
23:34, 2019-08-17

Steve Smith retires hurt after 92.4mph Jofra Archer delivery strikes his head Steve Smith retired hurt in the second Ashes Test at Lord's after a titanic tussle with Jofra Archer ended with the batsman floored by a 92.4mph bouncer....
23:34, 2019-08-17

Trump to Give Huawei More Time to Work With U.S. Customers The Trump administration plans to extend a temporary license enabling Huawei to continue working with U.S. customers despite national-security concerns that landed the Chinese telecom on an export bla...
23:34, 2019-08-17

Weight Watchers eyes a new clientele: Children Some Weight Watchers loyalists applaud Kurbo by WW. But nutritionists worry Kurbo promotes an unhealthy relationship with food during an especially impressionable time....
00:34, 2019-08-18

Wales beat England 13-6 to restore World Cup warm-up momentum "Wales beat England 13-6 in Cardiff on Saturday to go top of the official world rankings and avenge their loss in the reverse fixture last Sunday as the Rugby World Cup looms."...
00:34, 2019-08-18

With Pickets, Russian Protesters Look to Sustain Momentum Looming over the demonstrations were questions about whether the movement could be sustained past the Sept. 8 elections, and what comes after President Vladimir Putin’s term....
01:00, 2019-08-18

Teachers Can Get a Free Premium Subscription to Calm's Meditation App Everyone knows that being a teacher can be a stressful occupational choice. The app Calm is aiming to make that slightly less so by offering teachers a premium subscription to its meditation app for f...
01:00, 2019-08-18

How to Unclog a Toilet When You Don't Have a Plunger It truly is the stuff of nightmares: faced with an away-toilet situation in someone else’s home, you do your business, flush ... and nothing happens. Or worse, you flush and the toilet water (as well ...
01:00, 2019-08-18

Do You Ever Read Your Journal? Journaling can be a great practice for getting ready to start the day, for thinking through your goals and dreams, and to harness your creativity. But if you’re doing all this writing, when do you rea...
01:00, 2019-08-18

Here's How Much Notice Your Landlord Needs to Give You Before Showing Up If you know your landlord is scheduled to visit your rental, you probably at least think about tidying up. You make sure you don’t need to take a shower during their anticipated arrival window. You hi...
01:00, 2019-08-18

Plex Users: Delete the Windows Store App and Download the Updated App One of the great things about Plex—aside from using it to create your own private, sharable streaming library—is just how many platforms it supports. You can use the service (and server) on Android, i...
01:00, 2019-08-18

How to Buy a Country President Trump has indicated interest in purchasing Greenland—and although Greenland’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs stated via Twitter that they were “open for business, not for sale,” it’s worth aski...
01:00, 2019-08-18

You Can Make Chick-fil-A-Style Chicken Nuggets at Home Chick-fil-A is known for two things: surprisingly addictive chicken and problematic politics. To enjoy the former and avoid involvement in the latter, a DIY recipe is needed. Most people think the key...
01:00, 2019-08-18

Darumaka's Shit Is So Hot That People Stick It In Their Clothes To Keep Warm Every Pokemon is interesting and worth talking about. I don’t play a ton of Pokemon, but I do enjoy the universe and I love learning more about the creatures in it. So, Here’s Another Pokemon! It’s Da...
01:00, 2019-08-18

Frugal Friends and How to Find Them Friendship has always called for some maintenance costs. But in a world where birthday parties for milestones might cost hundreds of dollars and pre-wedding festivities often come with a price tag, th...
01:00, 2019-08-18

Volkswagen and SEC Are Told to Strike Deal on Lawsuit A federal judge ordered Volkswagen and the SEC to seek a settlement over allegations the auto maker defrauded U.S. investors, rather than continue an expensive legal fight....
01:34, 2019-08-18

Airbnb's First-Quarter Financials Show Strong Growth Rate, Cash Reserves The San Francisco-based travel company had about $3.5 billion in cash on its balance sheet as of March 31, according to multiple people familiar with Airbnb’s finances. Technology businesses often dro...
01:34, 2019-08-18

Canada supports peaceful assembly, condemns violence in Hong Kong: Freeland There have been months of protests in the semi-autonomous region as some residents accuse the Communist Party-ruled Chinese government of chipping away at Hong Kong's democratic rights....
02:00, 2019-08-18

Nintendo says there is no Switch exchange program You might not want to buy a first-generation Switch with the assumption Nintendo will replace it with a new model. A Nintendo spokesperson has flatly denied that swaps are available, telling The Verg...
02:34, 2019-08-18

Van full of detectives pulled over by fake LI cop who then flees A Long Island man impersonating a police officer tried to take the law into his own hands when he pulled over a van -- and found it full of real detectives, police said Saturday....
02:34, 2019-08-18

Jeffrey Epstein tried to leverage his wealth to survive in jail: report The convicted pedophile reportedly deposited money in at least three other inmates' commissary accounts in an attempt to ingratiate himself and possibly buy protection from the hardened criminals in t...
02:34, 2019-08-18

WRC's Neuville dominates on TCR Germany circuit racing debut Hyundai's World Rally Championship title contender Thierry Neuville took a hat-trick of pole, fastest lap and victory on his circuit racing debut in TCR Germany at the Nurburgring...
02:34, 2019-08-18

Vauxhall driver Jason Plato on top in Thruxton BTCC practice Double British Touring Car Championship champion and Vauxhall driver Jason Plato topped the free practice times as the series makes its second visit of the season to Thruxton...
02:34, 2019-08-18

CBI Seeks One Week From Court To File Status Report In Unnao Rape Case The CBI on Saturday sought a week's time from a Delhi court to complete its investigation and file a status report in the 2017 Unnao gangrape case, one of four related cases transferred by the Supreme...
02:34, 2019-08-18

BJP Should Incorporate "Good People", Says Senior Leader Eknath Khadse Admitting into party fold those against whom the BJP had once levelled corruption charges is not a good idea, senior party leader Eknath Khadse said on Saturday....
02:34, 2019-08-18

Honda CR-V 2019: plenty of tech and oodles of space The Honda CR-V is the world's best selling SUV, and the 2019 model is capable of hauling families and their luggage in comfort, while also providing a wide array of tech goodies to make the journ...
03:00, 2019-08-18

You can now buy a brain stimulation headset to treat your depression Could a headset and smartphone app really treat depression? That’s the claim made by Flow for its medically-approved brain stimulation headset, a device that nudges your neurons with a gentle e...
03:00, 2019-08-18

Amazon delivers Volkswagen's 'Final Edition' Beetles The iconic car rolled off assembly line in July 2019 after more than two decades since its relaunch. There are only 65 'Final Edition' Beetles available, and they can only be bought in Mexico....
03:34, 2019-08-18

Yemen Houthi rebels target Saudi oil field Drones launched by Yemen's Houthi rebels have attacked a massive oil and gas field in Saudi Arabia. This is the second such attack on the Saudi energy industry in recent days and comes amid high Middl...
03:34, 2019-08-18

Afghanistan: Dozens injured in blast at Kabul wedding hall Afghanistan's Interior Ministry reports there has been an explosion at a wedding hall in Kabul. Numerous people have been injured and many are feared dead....
03:34, 2019-08-18

5 things you need to know about CITES 18 Wildlife trafficking is a growing threat to our planet's biodiversity. As international stakeholders convene to regulate the trade, DW fills you in on five of the biggest debates at CITES 18....
03:34, 2019-08-18

Audit details the 7 seconds that might have prevented 7 deaths in N.H. motorcycle crash New released details show the dysfunction in the Massachusetts motor vehicle registry department before the June crash that killed seven.        ...
03:34, 2019-08-18

How Travis Scott Ended Up Being the Perfect Partner for Kylie Jenner Kylie Jenner may be only 22, but she has long since established her wise-beyond-her-years credentials. Founder and still independent owner of a cosmetics business estimated to be worth......
04:00, 2019-08-18

Richard Williams, 'Who Framed Roger Rabbit' animator, dies at 86 Richard Williams, the Oscar-winning animator of "Who Framed Roger Rabbit," has died at 86, according to reports.        ...
04:00, 2019-08-18

Lindsey Vonn helps NHL boyfriend P.K. Subban train on the ice this summer Since retiring, skier Lindsey Vonn is writing a book, launching a beauty line, building her foundation and training NHL boyfriend, P.K. Subban.       ...
05:00, 2019-08-18

Man is in custody for questioning in NYC bomb scare Larry Griffin, a man who has a criminal past, is in custody Saturday for questioning about three rice cookers that sparked a bomb scare in New York City....
05:00, 2019-08-18

CBD still not legal in food for humans or animals, FDA says A roomful of natural products professionals and CBD entrepreneurs heard the bad news in Denver from a spokesperson: The U.S. FDA still considers CBD a prohibited substance in any food for humans or an...
05:00, 2019-08-18

Virginia NAACP sues over schools with Confederate names A Virginia chapter of the NAACP filed a lawsuit saying school names that commemorate Confederate leaders "champion a legacy of segregation and oppression."...
05:00, 2019-08-18

Aston Martin sports car from 'Goldfinger' sells for $6.4M A silver 1965 Aston Martin DB5, an exact replica of the star vehicle Sean Connery drove in the iconic James Bond film "Goldfinger," has been sold at auction in California for more than $6 million....
05:00, 2019-08-18

Kentucky surgeons operate on Mitch McConnell's broken shoulder Senate Republican leader Mitch McConnell successfully underwent surgery to repair a fractured shoulder he broke at his Kentucky home this month, his office said Friday....
05:00, 2019-08-18

Donald Trump spending more on Facebook ads in Texas than in any other state Beginning in June, thousands of voters saw a fundraising plea in a Facebook ad from the president's official social media page. It described how the "fake news media" would bolster Donald Trump's re-e...
05:00, 2019-08-18

Guerrero Jr leaves Jays game in second inning Hot-hitting rookie Vladimir Guerrero Jr. left the Toronto Blue Jays game after two innings with left-knee discomfort against the Seattle Mariners on Saturday afternoon....
05:34, 2019-08-18

AB takes walkthrough reps, 'didn't miss a beat' Wide receiver Antonio Brown took part in the Raiders' walkthrough on Saturday and coach Jon Gruden said he could see Brown being a full participant in practice soon. Quarterback Derek Carr is excited ...
06:00, 2019-08-18

Ferrari will expand its lineup of road cars, but not too much Italian premium sports car maker Ferrari NV will expand sales of easier-driving grand touring cars, but will not try to chase rival Porsche's annual sales volume, Ferrari Chairman John Elkann told an...
06:00, 2019-08-18

Exclusive: Shared Afghanistan interests create opening for U.S.-Iran back channel - sources Western intermediaries are trying to persuade arch foes Iran and the United States to cooperate on bolstering security in Afghanistan as U.S. President Donald Trump seeks to extract America from its l...
06:34, 2019-08-18

UK faces food, fuel and drugs shortages in no-deal Brexit: Times, citing official documents Britain will face shortages of fuel, food and medicine if it leaves the European Union without a transition deal, jamming ports and requiring a hard border in Ireland, official government documents le...
06:34, 2019-08-18

Svetlana Kuznetsova denies Ashleigh Barty number one ranking Kuznetsova upset Barty in Cincinnati semi-finalRussian will face Madison Keys in finalNaomi Osaka remains world number oneSvetlana Kuznetsova upset top seed Ashleigh Barty 6-2 6-4 to reach the Western...
06:34, 2019-08-18

Israeli military fires on militants at Gaza border, Palestinians say three killed JERUSALEM/GAZA - Israeli forces opened fire at a group of Palestinian gunmen as they tried to cross the Gaza border, the military said on Sunday and Palestinian health officials said three of the men ...
08:00, 2019-08-18

Italy lets 27 minors off migrant ship after loosening ban Under political heat, Italy's far-right Interior Minister Matteo Salvini loosened ban Saturday to let 27 unaccompanied minors off stranded migrant rescue ship....
08:00, 2019-08-18

Hong Kong Protesters Urge Boycott of Disney's Mulan Remake After Star's Pro-Police Comments Hong Kong is in the midst of political turmoil as anti-government protesters clash with police, and now Disney’s Mulan remake has become an unlikely flashpoint for debate. Read more......
09:00, 2019-08-18

Jeremy Corbyn pleads with MPs: back me now before it’s too late Britain stands on precipice, warns Labour leader, as 100 MPs tell Boris Johnson to recall parliamentJeremy Corbyn has issued an urgent plea to MPs to unite to stop no-deal Brexit “before it’s too late...
09:00, 2019-08-18

Runkeeper drops its Wear OS app due to a 'buggy experience' Add Runkeeper to the list of companies dropping their smartwatch apps -- albeit not for the usual reasons. The developer is warning customers that it's scrapping its Wear OS app as of the 9.13 r...
09:51, 2019-08-18

Hong Kong protester organizer hopes for peace at new rally Thousands of people are streamed into a park in central Hong Kong for what organizers hope will be a peaceful demonstration for democracy in the semi-autonomous Chinese territory...
09:51, 2019-08-18

Workers at Trump speech told they had to use time off or receive no pay if they didn’t attend Union workers at a petrochemical plant that President Trump visited in Pennsylvania were told they had to use paid time off or receive no pay for the day if they did not attend his remarks....
09:51, 2019-08-18

Cream cheese ad gets banned in UK for ‘dopey dad’ stereotype A Philadelphia cream cheese ad — which shows two new fathers getting distracted and leaving their babies on a conveyor belt — has been banned in Britain under new gender stereotyping rules. The “...
09:51, 2019-08-18

|SundayRead:FerialHaffajeeonthe5lessonsblackbusinesscanlearnfromtheStellenboschMafia Pieter du Toit’s smash-hit book called The Stellenbosch Mafia was born out of a campaign against “white monopoly capital” which was started by the global multinational Bell Pottinger for the Gupta fam...
10:17, 2019-08-18

Xi's Toughest Year As China Preps 70th Birthday Celebration, Say Analysts It was meant to be an unabashed celebration of the triumph of Communism in China, and of President Xi Jinping's authority as the country's undisputed leader for years to come....
10:17, 2019-08-18

Joe Biden heaps praise on GOP during Massachusetts fundraiser Former Vice President Joe Biden praised Republicans as “decent people” at a fundraiser Saturday while touting his ability to work across the aisle, according to a report....
10:51, 2019-08-18

House Dems could retaliate against US and Israel ambassadors after banned visit: report House Democrats are reportedly considering retaliatory moves against two top American and Israeli diplomats in response to Israel’s decision to block Minnesota Rep. Ilhan Omar and Michigan Rep. Rashid...
10:51, 2019-08-18

2019 Fantasy Football Draft Prep: Preseason Week 2 recap begins with a surprise Colts standout Who's standing out this preseason? Who's not? Dave Richard breaks down everything from Week 2, including some reasons for optimism in Indy even if Andrew Luck misses time....
10:51, 2019-08-18

Miocic reclaims heavyweight title with knockout win over Cormier Stipe Miocic reclaimed the heavyweight title with a stunning fourth-round knockout of Daniel Cormier and Nate Diaz scored a dominant decision win against Anthony Pettis in his first fight in over thre...
10:51, 2019-08-18

NFL notebook: Chargers S James to have foot surgery Los Angeles Chargers All-Pro safety Derwin James will have surgery on his right foot and be sidelined approximately three months, NFL Network reported Saturday....
10:51, 2019-08-18

Crack Cocaine Makes a Paris Neighborhood ‘Hell’ for Users and Residents Five squalid acres at the edge of the city are home to France’s largest open-air crack market — an “apocalyptic situation,” the local police chief says....
10:51, 2019-08-18

Tamir Sapir’s children in $102M battle with relative over dad’s estate The family of a cabbie turned real estate billionaire is fighting a big bucks bid from a relative who wants a $102 million chunk of his estate. The son-in-law of Tamir Sapir, who died in 2014 and was ...
10:51, 2019-08-18

Miocic knocks out Cormier to reclaim UFC crown Stipe Miocic got his revenge by knocking out Daniel Cormier in the fourth round of their rematch to reclaim the UFC heavyweight championship on Saturday at UFC 241 in Anaheim, California....
10:51, 2019-08-18

Gryazin crashes, Pech stops in Czech ERC counter "Nikolay Gryazin has crashed out of Barum Czech Rally Zlín as the legendary Pindula stage caught out the flying Russian on round six of the FIA European Rally Championship."...
11:51, 2019-08-18

Arrest made in decades-old Florida rape after victim reminds police about case Florida detectives say DNA helped them crack a brutal rape from 36 years ago that was recently reopened after the victim reached out to remind them that her case was still unsolved....
12:17, 2019-08-18

New York City police apprehend man wanted in subway pressure cooker scare Police in New York City have apprehended the man they say caused a mass evacuation during Friday morning’s commute after he allegedly left several pressure cookers throughout a busy Manhattan subway....
12:17, 2019-08-18

Iceland holds ceremony for first glacier lost to climate change Iceland is commemorating the loss of glacier Okjokull with the Prime Minister and guests from international universities and the United Nations. The ceremony is intended to provoke real emotions to cl...
12:51, 2019-08-18

Investigators reveal cause of ex-NASCAR driver Earnhardt's plane crash Collapsed landing gear caused the plane carrying ex-NASCAR driver Dale Earnhardt Jr and his family to crash off the runway before bursting into flames, says the National Transportation Safety Board...
12:51, 2019-08-18

The key steps we must take to improve the safety of boxing The safety of boxing is often called into question. Jack Hirsch identifies some steps that should be taken to make the sport safer The post The key steps we must take to improve the safety of boxing a...
13:51, 2019-08-18

|Volkswagen,NissantogettaxbreaksforplantsinGhana Ghana will offer tax breaks of up to 10 years to automakers that set up local manufacturing plants, as the government seeks to attract international companies such as Volkswagen and Nissan....
14:17, 2019-08-18

Restrictions continue in Kashmir despite security ease Restrictions are continuing in much of Indian-administered Kashmir, despite India’s government saying it’s gradually restoring phone lines and easing a security lockdown that’s been in place for nearl...
14:17, 2019-08-18

Opinion: Andrew Luck's pregame workout a positive sign for Colts After three weeks of bad news, the Colts finally had reason to smile Saturday as Andrew Luck worked out before the Browns preseason game.       ...
15:17, 2019-08-18

He was a five-star recruit and an NFL prospect. Now he's in prison Also this week: *The* Ohio State University makes a silly request, helmets are making waves in the NFL and all the biggest moments you need to see.       ...
15:17, 2019-08-18

Cron's HR caps 6-run first as Twins beat Rangers 12-7 C.J. Cron had a two-run home in Minnesota's six-run first inning, and the Twins went on to beat the Texas Rangers 12-7 on Saturday night       ...
15:17, 2019-08-18

Best single player PC games 2019: the top PC games for playing solo Welcome to our pick of the best single player PC games in 2019. Single player PC games exhibit gaming at its finest. Throw around all the numbers you want about the popularity of Fortnite, or how...
15:17, 2019-08-18

Will your next phone use dark mode by default? We’re entering a new dark age. Developers are falling over themselves to develop dark versions of their apps in preparation for the imminent release of Android Q and iOS 13, with their system-w...
15:17, 2019-08-18

Galaxy Note 10 is finally out; here’s all you need to know Now that the wait is over, and Samsung has officially unveiled the Galaxy Note10 on the 8th of August during the Unpacked event, it’s time to highlight what makes it the most powerful...
15:17, 2019-08-18

Celtic seal deal for promising Republic of Ireland striker Jonathan Afolabi Forward joins on two-year deal after leaving SouthamptonAfolabi in attendance for League Cup win over DunfermlineCeltic have successfully deflected interest from clubs from England to secure the highl...
15:17, 2019-08-18

The Restless Peninsula: The Proud and Colorful History of Iberia Over the ages, the Iberian Peninsula was a melting pot of diverse cultures and civilizations, a piece of Europe that saw numerous migrations and many nations that rose and fell on its soil.  ...
15:51, 2019-08-18

Barstool Sports founder David Portnoy under investigation over anti-union tweets Barstool Sports founder David Portnoy is under investigation after he threatened last week to fire “on the spot” any employee who as much as discussed unionization, according to a report. ...
15:51, 2019-08-18

Dick Cheney to headline high-dollar fundraiser for Donald Trump Former vice president Dick Cheney is set to headline a high-dollar fundraiser for President Donald Trump’s 2020 campaign and the Republican Party on Monday. Cheney, who served two terms as George W. B...
15:51, 2019-08-18

UK faces food and fuel shortages in no-deal Brexit, says leaked plan Britain would likely face food, fuel and medicine shortages if it crashes out of the bloc without a transition deal, according to a leaked Sunday Times report....
15:51, 2019-08-18

No 10: No-deal Brexit dossier on food shortages 'leaked by ex-minister' A no-deal Brexit could lead to shortages of food, fuel and medicine, as well as a hard border on the island of Ireland, according to leaked official government documents published in the Sunday T...
16:17, 2019-08-18

Disney's Latest Endeavor: Getting the Fox Studio on Track Disney is faced with the challenge of integrating Fox’s entertainment assets, which have languished as executives and staff left during the year-and-a-half it took to close the deal and movies flopped...
16:17, 2019-08-18

Creepy snake ancestor grasped prey with four tiny limbs The Tetrapodophis amplectus, or "four-legged hugging snake," may have used its limbs to grip prey or hold onto mating partners.       ...
16:51, 2019-08-18

Ram hopes diesel head start pays off as competition heightens After earlier generations had the full-size diesel pickup segment to themselves, Ram now has to contend with rival offerings from Ford and Chevrolet....
16:51, 2019-08-18

Hong Kong: hundreds of thousands join protest in pouring rain Huge crowds fill downtown park and surrounding streets, forcing police to block roadsHong Kong’s dilemma: fight or resist peacefullyHundreds of thousands of Hong Kong people flocked to a downtown park...
17:17, 2019-08-18

G7 leaders wait nervously for Boris Johnson’s debut on the world stage As the prime minister heads for the Biarritz summit, he has no relationship with the other governments and very little trustFor weeks things have been quiet in the summer heat. But in recent days the ...
17:17, 2019-08-18

Plunging peso, grinding poverty: Argentina hears echoes of 2001 crisis Fiery ex-president Cristina Kirchner is making a comeback as the number two on a resurgent centre-left ticketFather Guillermo Torre, known as Willy to his parishioners, has been through this before. “...
17:17, 2019-08-18

Martin Rees: ‘Climate change is a doddle compared with terraforming Mars’ The astronomer royal and risk specialist on cyber-attacks, pandemics, Brexit and life on MarsMartin Rees is a cosmologist and astrophysicist who has been the astronomer royal since 1995. He is also a ...
17:17, 2019-08-18

Revealed: how Ghislaine Maxwell fought those who accused her over Jeffrey Epstein Socialite’s lawyers combed through life of billionaire’s alleged abuse victim when she was sued for libelThe lengths to which Ghislaine Maxwell went to contest allegations that she conspired with Jeff...
17:17, 2019-08-18

How a pan-European picnic brought down the iron curtain On 19 August 1989, Hungarians and Austrians gathered in friendship at the border, paving the way to unificationWhen the end finally came for the iron curtain, it was not bulldozers or hammers that str...
17:17, 2019-08-18

Once Upon a Time in Hollywood review – uneven ode to a lost era The director’s love letter to 1960s Hollywood, where all women are stereotypes and white men the real victims, disturbs and dazzles in equal measureIt’s hardly surprising that this, perhaps the most “...
17:17, 2019-08-18

Frozen in time: Maya Angelou cooks for Toni Morrison, September 1994 To honour the author’s Nobel prize for literature, Angelou hosts a feast for 150 in her Winston-Salem homeMaya Angelou stands in the kitchen of her birdcage-lined home in Winston-Salem, North Carolina...
17:17, 2019-08-18

MIDEAST STOCKS-Saudi stocks pressured by banks, Industries Qatar lifts Doha Saudi shares ended lower on Sunday, hit by weakness in banking stocks, while the Qatari index snapped a three-day losing streak as Industries Qatar's rebounded after steep declines on its first-half r...
17:17, 2019-08-18

Chinese police investigate FedEx package containing handgun Police in Southeast China's Fujian province have launched an investigation after a FedEx parcel sent from the United States was found to contain a handgun, the latest Chinese-related problem to affect...
17:17, 2019-08-18

At least 63 dead in explosion at Afghanistan wedding Afghanistan officials believe dozens are dead after an explosion rocked a crowded wedding hall west of the country's capital of Kabul Saturday evening....
17:51, 2019-08-18

Leaked memo says Britain faces economic, social chaos if it goes through with a ‘no-deal Brexit’ Rising food and social care prices and severe delays in medical supplies are just some of the effects of a 'no-deal' Brexit predicted in the leaked documents, according to the Sunday Times....
17:51, 2019-08-18

Apple Watch 5 release date, price, news and rumors The Apple Watch holds the title of the best selling smartwatch, and a version of it adorns wrists all over the world - but it's still not perfect. The Apple Watch 4 is the company's most ele...
17:51, 2019-08-18

White House Economic Adviser Confirms Plans for New Round of China Talks White House economic adviser Lawrence Kudlow confirmed the possibility of holding trade talks with China in the U.S. in an effort to allay fears of a spiraling trade war between the two countries....
18:17, 2019-08-18

South Dakota woman who went into labor with triplets thought pain was from kidney stones A South Dakota mother was shocked to find the painful kidney stones she had been experiencing was actually her going into labor — and the surprise birth of triplets....
18:51, 2019-08-18

Former NFL running back Cedric Benson dies in motorcycle crash Former NFL running back and University of Texas star Cedric Benson died Saturday night in a motorcycle crash, according to the Austin American-Statesman. He was 36. The accident occurred on Mount Bonn...
18:51, 2019-08-18

No charges for Cowboys’ Ezekiel Elliott in Vegas incident Authorities in Las Vegas have decided not to bring charges against Dallas Cowboys running back Ezekiel Elliott over a May 19 incident, according to TMZ Sports. Security guard Kyle Johnson had pressed ...
18:51, 2019-08-18

Earthlight raises 2,000 Guineas hopes with victory in Prix Morny • Fabre-trained horse triumphs over Raffle Prize at Deauville• ‘He will go further, he will be a Guineas horse for sure’André Fabre has a live contender for the 2,000 Guineas, following a game success...
19:17, 2019-08-18

How Climate Change Is Breaking Temperature Records Around the World in 2019 July 2019 was the hottest July and the hottest month on record globally since temperature records began in a year of many record-breaking temperatures as heat waves hit many parts of the world. This t...
19:17, 2019-08-18

Why video games are shooting down the Hollywood model If a game studio wants to stick around long term, it’s going to need a subscription strategy. It’s going to have to make every month a launch month.Read More...
19:17, 2019-08-18

This fall upscale travelers are hunting for new adventures. Here is where they are finding them. Tried-and-true destinations remain popular but a number of new destinations are emerging as the rich seek out more private, low-key travel experience or travel with family on multigenerational trips....
19:51, 2019-08-18

Hubble spots a big, weird blob of star gas When you gaze at the sky on a clear night, you can easily spot countless stars shining bright. Most of them look pretty much identical, aside from varying brightness, but when NASA’s Hubble Spac...
20:17, 2019-08-18

Pedestrian killed in hit and run on the Tucson’s west side Tucson Police Dept. says a pedestrian was fatally struck in a hit and run on Saturday. Officers responded to reports of a serious injury collision involving a pedestrian near 1st Ave. and Kelso. Arriv...
20:17, 2019-08-18

Raccoon freed after being trapped in vending machine DELTONA, Fla. (AP) — Police say a raccoon trapped in a vending machine at a Florida high school is now free. Volusia County Sheriff’s spokesman Andrew Gant says a deputy stationed at Pine Ridge High S...
20:17, 2019-08-18

Florida woman rammed tanker truck in bid to kill self, 2 children: police Florida police say a woman in a van deliberately rammed a gasoline tanker truck after telling a friend she was going to get into a crash that would kill her and her two sons, 4 and 6....
20:51, 2019-08-18

Missing Indiana girl, 16, found safe in Arkansas; alleged stalker taken into custody A 16-year-old Indiana girl reported missing this weekend and believed to be in "extreme danger" might have been abducted by a man who has allegedly stalked her, according to police....
20:51, 2019-08-18

| Miller-Uibo sparkles as Blake shows he is not spent force Shaunae Miller-Uibo came from behind to overhaul home hope Dina Asher-Smith and win a star-studded women's 200 metres at the Birmingham Diamond League meeting....
21:17, 2019-08-18

| De Plus wins BinckBank Tour for first title Belgian rider Laurens De Plus clinched overall victory in the BinckBank Tour when he was part of a small breakaway late in the seventh and final stage....
21:17, 2019-08-18

Tucson police investigating suspicious death on the south side Tucson police are investigating human remains found at a ranch on Tucson’s south side. Authorities say officers responded to human remains found by a ranch employee around 9:30 am on August 14th...
21:17, 2019-08-18

Rosenqvist evaluated after multicar Pocono crash Takuma Sato triggered a dangerous wreck on the first lap of the IndyCar race at Pocono Raceway, collecting five drivers, sending cars into the fence and bringing the race to a halt. Felix Rosenqvist h...
21:51, 2019-08-18

Trump Administration Looks Ahead to Fresh Round of China Trade Talks The Trump administration took steps over the weekend to allay fears of a spiraling trade war, suggesting it would give Huawei Technologies more time to work with U.S. customers and confirming White Ho...
21:51, 2019-08-18

Parts Of Air Force Aircraft Recovered 51 Years After It Went Missing A joint team of Dogra Scouts and Indian Air Force (IAF) on Sunday recovered parts of AN-12 BL-534 Aircraft that had gone missing over Rohtang Pass in Himachal Pradesh about 51 years ago....
22:17, 2019-08-18

Maharashtra Leader Raj Thackeray Summoned Over Probe Into IL&FS Crisis Firebrand Maharashtra politician Raj Thackeray has been summoned in connection with a case linked to the collapse of shadow bank Infrastructure Leasing & Financial Services (IL&FS) late last year by.....
22:17, 2019-08-18

Absence Of Legal Awareness Root Cause Of Rights Deprivation: Ranjan Gogoi Chief Justice of India Ranjan Gogoi on Sunday said the absence of legal awareness was the "root cause" of "deception, exploitation and deprivation" of the rights and benefits of the masses....
22:17, 2019-08-18

PM Modi To Embark On 3-Day Visit To UAE, Bahrain From August 23 Prime Minister Narendra Modi will pay a three-day visit to United Arab Emirates and Bahrain beginning August 23 and hold extensive talks with top leaders of the two countries on bilateral, regional......
22:17, 2019-08-18

"No Discussion" From Congress After J&K Move: Ex-Rajya Sabha Chief Whip Former Congress chief whip in Rajya Sabha Bhubaneswar Kalita on Sunday alleged that it did not discuss anything with party members regarding the scrapping of the provisions of Article 370, shortly......
22:17, 2019-08-18

"Crows": Sharad Pawar Labels Leaders Who Left His Party, Joined Others Terming as "crows" the leaders who left the NCP and joined others, party chief Sharad Pawar on Sunday said fielding fresh faces in the upcoming Assembly polls was being considered by the party....
22:17, 2019-08-18

Country Facing Financial Emergency-Like Situation, Says Congress The Congress on Sunday expressed concern over what it called the "slowdown" of the economy and said the country is facing a situation like that of a "financial emergency"....
22:17, 2019-08-18

Katie Maloney and Tom Schwartz Celebrate Wedding Anniversary After Making Marriage Legal The celebrations continue for now-legally married Vanderpump Rules' stars Katie Maloney and Tom Schwartz. The two had had a second wedding and submitted a signed marriage certificate......
22:17, 2019-08-18

Novartis exec sold shares before drug data manipulation made public An unnamed Novartis executive sold 925,400 Swiss francs ($946,000) worth of shares less than three weeks before the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) announced data from tests of its gene therap...
22:51, 2019-08-18

Surly Baseball Fan Jack White Returned To Watch Nationals-Brewers In Extra Innings After Leaving To Play A Concert Jack White is currently on tour with his band The Raconteurs and their show on Saturday was in our nation’s capital. As he is wont to do, White went over to Nationals Park with his bandmates to catch ...
22:51, 2019-08-18

Hong Kong: 1.7m people defy police to march in pouring rain An estimated quarter of the population fill downtown park and surrounding streetsHong Kong’s dilemma: fight or resist peacefullyAn estimated 1.7 million people in Hong Kong – a quarter of the populati...
22:51, 2019-08-18

Wilfred Ndidi rescues point for Leicester after first-half howler against Chelsea On the evidence of Sunday’s draw Chelsea are going to be a work in progress for a while. For all that there were flashes of positivity for them to cling to, this was supposed to be Frank Lampard’s big...
22:51, 2019-08-18

How to minimise scars caused by acne or injury Moisturising and massaging can speed up the healing process, but if you still find your scars distressing, a variety of treatments are available, advises a consultant dermatologistScars are one of the...
22:51, 2019-08-18

Johnny Manziel calls himself an ‘ex-pro football player’ in commercial for car insurance Direct Auto Johnny Manziel is back on TV pedaling auto insurance for Direct Auto. Manziel hints that his pro football career is over by referring to himself as an "ex-pro football player" in one of t...
22:51, 2019-08-18

The best thing to do today to teach kids about money, according to a CEO who worked in finance for 10 years Laura Levine The best way to teach kids about money is to incorporate prices and spending into everyday conversations. That's according to financial literacy expert Laura Levine, who spent 10 years w...
22:51, 2019-08-18

John Hickenlooper is out of the 2020 presidential race. That's good news for these 3 Democratic candidates Former Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper dropped out of the 2020 Democratic presidential primary on Thursday. Most of Hickenlooper's supporters would be satisfied with frontrunners like former Vice Pres...
22:51, 2019-08-18

Sanders calls for 'registry of disreputable federal law enforcement officers,' cutting prison population in half Just days after an Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) facility was shot up in what the FBI called a "targeted attack," Bernie Sanders unveiled a plan on Sunday that would create a "registry of ...
23:17, 2019-08-18

Poles wade through Baltic 'like herrings' to commune with the sea Once a year, Poles head to the Hel Peninsula on the northern coast near Gdynia to "become herrings" and wade up to a meter deep for five hours along a 10-km (six-mile) sand bank through the Baltic Sea...
23:17, 2019-08-18

Danish PM says Trump's idea of selling Greenland to U.S. is absurd Greenland is not for sale and the idea of selling it to the United States is absurd, Denmark's prime minister said on Sunday after an economic adviser to President Donald Trump confirmed the U.S. inte...
23:51, 2019-08-18

Canada slams UK decision to 'off-load' Islamist fighter Canada said on Sunday that Britain's decision to strip Jack Letts - dubbed "Jihadi Jack" by the media - of his British citizenship was an attempt to shift responsibility for what to do with him onto C...
23:51, 2019-08-18

Kuwait's Emir has recovered after health setback: state news agency Kuwait's elderly ruler, Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber al-Sabah has recovered from a health setback and is "in a good condition now", the state news agency KUNA reported on Sunday....
23:51, 2019-08-18

SpaceX Starman Roadster completes its first orbit around the Sun Starman and his Tesla Roadster are now regular denizens of space. According to data from Where is Roadster, the cosmic driver has completed his first orbit around the Sun, taking 557 days since the f...
23:51, 2019-08-18

Ransomware attack in Texas targets local government agencies Ransomware attacks against local governments are still a clear problem, and Texas is discovering this first hand. The state has revealed that 23 government entities reported a ransomware attack on th...
23:51, 2019-08-18

After Math: Plead the fifth With Dave Chappelle coming back to Netflix for the one, two, three, four, fif time later this month, we're taking a look at all of this week's headlines that will make you want to plead agai...
23:51, 2019-08-18

Hall of Fame sportscaster Jack Whitaker dies at 95 Jack Whitaker called Super Bowl I and Secretariat's Triple Crown victory and was inducted into the Sports Broadcasting Hall of Fame in 2012.       ...
23:51, 2019-08-18

This tiny Michigantown gym was once ruled by a goose in a diaper The high school burned down, but a handful of Michigantown residents saved its historic little gym to honor the tradition, the coach and the goose.       ...
23:51, 2019-08-18

Choi has 2-run single in 9th, Rays beat Tigers 5-4 Ji-Man Choi had a two-run single in the bottom of the ninth as the Tampa Bay Rays overcame a late three-run deficit to beat the Detroit Tigers 5-4 on Sunday. Tommy Pham hit a two-run homer in the eigh...
23:51, 2019-08-18

Epstein’s gal pal gave $1K to hospital that treated alleged sex slave: report Jeffrey Epstein’s gal pal Ghislaine Maxwell donated $1,000 to New York-Presbyterian Hospital after the two of them allegedly brought one of his accusers there for treatment following a sexual as...
00:17, 2019-08-19

Larry Kudlow insists there’s no recession coming White House economic adviser Larry Kudlow on Sunday insisted there is no recession on the horizon — as Democratic presidential hopeful Pete Buttigieg made the opposite prediction. “I don’t see a...
00:17, 2019-08-19

DNA evidence helps cops crack 1983 Florida rape case Florida authorities used DNA evidence to find the man they say raped a woman more than three decades ago. Timothy Norris, 60, was identified in connection with the break-in rape 36 years ago at a home...
00:17, 2019-08-19

Orioles' Chance Sisco Capped Off A Bad Inning With A Foul Tip To The Dick And Balls A wise person online once said, “Each day on twitter there is one main character. The goal is to never be it.” Such a quote can also be applied to the Baltimore Orioles this season. As a whole, the te...
00:17, 2019-08-19

Airport security worker fired for passing note saying 'You ugly!!!' to a passenger Security video on YouTube shows a Greater Rochester International Airport security worker laughing after she gave a man a note that read 'You ugly!!!'       ...
00:17, 2019-08-19

Goodnight, Hard Rock: Las Vegas hotel and casino will close 8 months for renovation Heads up, Las Vegas travelers: Hard Rock Hotel & Casino will shut down for eight months of renovations in 2020. It'll reopen as a Virgin Hotel.       ...
00:17, 2019-08-19

Arsenal star David Luiz reveals desire for new challenge convinced him to leave Chelsea 'comfort zone' David Luiz has admitted he could have continued earning money in his comfort zone at Chelsea - but the prospect of a new challenge with Arsenal was too good to turn down....
00:17, 2019-08-19

No Pre-Reading, No Rehearsing: How ‘The Weekly’ Kept Its Recreation of Historic Opioid Testimony Authentic The Times TV show’s producer/director shares the challenges and rewards of bringing to life witness testimony against Purdue Pharma in a way that stayed true to our journalistic principles....
00:51, 2019-08-19

Thomas wins BMW Championship by three strokes over Cantlay Justin Thomas faltered in the final round at the BMW Championship on Sunday but held on for an ultimately comfortable three-stroke victory at Medinah in suburban Chicago....
01:17, 2019-08-19

Blake blasts back with 100m Diamond League win, eyes world champs Former world champion Yohan Blake of Jamaica edged Britain's Adam Gemili in a photo-finish to win the 100 meters at the Birmingham Diamond League meeting on Sunday....
01:17, 2019-08-19

Singapore to feel impact of China-US trade dispute if prolonged Tensions between the two economic powerhouses will lead to fragmented technology markets and, if prolonged, drag down Singapore's economy, says its prime minister Lee Hsien Loong, who urges both count...
01:51, 2019-08-19

UK teen charged after 'devoted father' fatally stabbed with screwdriver, police say A 17-year-old in England has been charged with the murder of a “devoted father,” who was stabbed to death at a shopping center last week with what police believe was a screwdriver, authorities said Sa...
01:51, 2019-08-19

Madhya Pradesh Man Runs 100 Meters In 11 Seconds, Gets Government Support A man from Shivpuri, Madhya Pradesh, has got government support after a video of him running barefoot for 100 metres in 11 seconds on the road went viral over the internet....
01:51, 2019-08-19

Mexico Wants to Run a Tourist Train Through its Maya Heartland — Should It? President Andrés Manuel López Obrador has a dream for the Yucatan Peninsula. He wants to build a train that will leverage the tourism economy of Cancun by bringing more visitors inland to the colonial...
02:17, 2019-08-19

Raiders GM Mike Mayock on Antonio Brown: 'It's time for him to be all in or all out' Oakland Raiders general manager Mike Mayock chastised Antonio Brown, saying: "From our perspective, it's time for him to be all in or all out."       ...
02:17, 2019-08-19

Hill rallies Saints to 19-17 victory over Chargers Taysom Hill had 191 yards of offense and directed three second-half scoring drives to help the New Orleans Saints rally for a 19-17 exhibition victory over the Los Angeles Chargers    ...
02:17, 2019-08-19

Hermans wins Tour of Utah with strong ride in final stage Ben Hermans finished near the front once more in the final stage of the Tour of Utah on Sunday, allowing him to wrap up the overall title after taking second in the week-long race a year ago  &#...
02:17, 2019-08-19

Trump says he talked to Apple CEO Tim Cook about tariffs and Samsung Trump said Cook made a "good case" that it would be difficult for Apple to pay tariffs, when Samsung does not face the same hurdle because much of its manufacturing is in South Korea....
02:17, 2019-08-19

Honduras soccer riot leaves 3 dead, at least 10 injured, officials say At least three people were killed and 10 were injured after riots broke out Saturday night in the capital of Honduras before a soccer game between two rival teams, officials said. ...
02:17, 2019-08-19

Bill Walton lauded for color commentary during White Sox-Angels game: 'Broadcast baseball games forever' Former NBA star Bill Walton lit up the broadcast booth and social media Friday night while working as a guest analyst for the Chicago White Sox- Los Angeles Angels game in Anaheim....
02:17, 2019-08-19

Watch: New York Mets' Pete Alonso breaks NL rookie record with 40th home run New York Mets slugger Pete Alonso blasted his 40th home run of the season Sunday to break the National League rookie record for homers in a single season....
03:51, 2019-08-19

Atlanta Braves star Ronald Acuna Jr. benched after not running out single Atlanta Braves star outfielder Ronald Acuna Jr. was removed from Sunday's game against the Los Angeles Dodgers after failing to hustle during a long fly ball....
03:51, 2019-08-19

Jürgen Klopp happy to keep his middle eight varied and in tune Manager will continue to rotate Liverpool’s midfield options and he has more to work with now Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain appears fully up to speedIt was about an hour after the final whistle had blown at...
03:51, 2019-08-19

Rennes v Paris Saint-Germain: Ligue 1 – as it happened Even though Edinson Cavani opened the scoring, Rennes secured a deserved win over the champions after goals from Mbaye Niang and Romain Del Castillo 9.57pm BST PSG’s troubles extend way beyond whether...
03:51, 2019-08-19

Jofra Archer’s emergence shakes up the Ashes series, says Joe Root • Captain says paceman has changed dynamic of England attack• Australia could be without concussed Steve Smith in third TestJoe Root said Jofra Archer has changed the dynamic of England’s attack and g...
03:51, 2019-08-19

Vasseur: Raikkonen and Alfa Romeo working perfectly in Formula 1 Alfa Romeo Formula 1 boss Frederic Vasseur says the team's relationship with Kimi Raikkonen is "working perfectly" and benefitting from "black-and-white" discussions...
03:51, 2019-08-19

Get creative when looking for ways to grow your paycheck When Kim Roberts (name changed for professional reasons) began working for a hospitality group in Tribeca eight years ago, she realized she would need to think up a way to increase he income. Her sala...
03:51, 2019-08-19

White House Economic Adviser Confirms President Trump’s Interest in Buying Greenland (WASHINGTON) — White House economic adviser Larry Kudlow is confirming that President Donald Trump “wants to take a look at” buying Greenland, although the semi-autonomous territory ...
04:17, 2019-08-19

Hundreds of thousands march for democracy in latest Hong Kong protest against China Heavy rain failed to keep hundreds of thousands of protesters from swarming Hong Kong streets Sunday to rally against the Beijing government.        ...
04:17, 2019-08-19

Iranian tanker at center of standoff with West leaves Gibraltar, shipping data shows The Iranian tanker caught in a standoff between Tehran and the West left Gibraltar on Sunday night, shipping data showed, hours after the British territory rejected a U.S. request to detain the vessel...
04:17, 2019-08-19

Braves' Acuna pulled after not running out single Braves star Ronald Acuna Jr. was removed from Sunday's win against the Dodgers after he stood at the plate admiring a long fly ball that did not leave the park....
04:17, 2019-08-19

Sources: Howard OK'd to talk with Lakers, others Dwight Howard's representatives have been given permission by the Grizzlies to speak to teams that might have interest in acquiring the center, including the Lakers, sources say....
04:17, 2019-08-19

Week 2 preseason takeaways: Is Taysom Hill becoming Drew Brees' heir apparent? There could be a backup quarterback battle brewing in New Orleans. Here's a look at all the big takeaways from the second full week of the 2019 NFL preseason....
04:17, 2019-08-19

Eyes on the $15 million mega-prize: Tour Championship field, standings, faves, odds Only 30 players are left in the FedEx Cup playoffs. Where do they stand in the new scoring system? Here's all necessary info heading into the Tour Championship....
04:17, 2019-08-19

Meet the League of Legends World Championship qualifiers The first handful of League of Legends teams across major regions have qualified for October's world championship in Europe. Here's what to know about them....
04:17, 2019-08-19

Greenlanders Baffled by Trump Interest President Trump has become entranced by the idea of the U.S. buying this vast, ice-shrouded island. But while Mr. Trump’s interest has drawn mixed reactions in Greenland’s capital, all insist that the...
04:51, 2019-08-19

Iranian Tanker Leaves Gibraltar Over U.S. Objections The Iranian tanker impounded by Gibraltar sailed out of the British overseas territory on Sunday over the objections of the U.S., a Gibraltar official said, raising hopes that Iran would reciprocate a...
04:51, 2019-08-19

Britain revokes 'Jihadi Jack's' citizenship, sparking row with Canada Britain has been accused of "offloading its responsibilities" after it reportedly withdrew the former 'Islamic State' (IS) recruit's passport. Jack Letts, who was detained in Syria, has dual UK-Canadi...
04:51, 2019-08-19

Russian opposition figure detained upon release from jail No sooner had he walked out of a Moscow jail than activist Ilya Yashin was detained for a third time, accused of urging mass protests. Several opposition politicians are barred from next month's Mosco...
04:51, 2019-08-19

Nancy Pelosi warns cuts in foreign aid could jeopardize budget deal Speaker Nancy Pelosi is warning the Trump administration that a White House proposal to cut billions of dollars in foreign aid could imperil a recent two-year budget agreement.Before leaving for the A...
05:17, 2019-08-19

This Unnerving Legion Clip Showcases Some of the Show's Creepiest Villains Legion mixed high-level design and filming techniques with wild comics-y shenanigans up until the end, and this recently released clip from the seventh episode of the show’s third season showcases pre...
05:51, 2019-08-19

'I don't see a recession': Trump and advisers reject talk of economic disaster Peter Navarro and Larry Kudlow dispute market indicatorsTariffs are hurting China not US, trade aide insists Donald Trump and his chief trade advisers insisted on Sunday the US is not facing a recessi...
06:51, 2019-08-19

Russia nuclear monitoring cites lost contact after mystery blast: report A nuclear official said in an email Sunday that two Russian nuclear monitoring stations—specifically designed to detect radiation— “went silent” in the days following an explosion by what many believe...
07:17, 2019-08-19

Iranian oil tanker at center of a standoff between the UK and Iran leaves Gibraltar An Iranian oil supertanker that was seized by the UK, a move that came amid escalating tension between Tehran and the West, was released Sunday and was moving away from Gibraltar, according to local ...
07:51, 2019-08-19

We’re in a DC ‘news void,’ but that's going to change after Congress returns from recess Real estate speculation in Greenland. Brett Gardner and Aaron Boone going crazy and getting tossed from every game possible this month for the Yankees. Airport workers slipping travelers notes, tellin...
07:51, 2019-08-19

Iranian oil tanker in standoff between UK and Iran leaves Gibraltar An Iranian oil supertanker that was seized by the UK, a move that came amid escalating tension between Tehran and the West, was released Sunday and was moving away from Gibraltar, according to local ...
07:51, 2019-08-19

Indian FTR 1200 S Launch Live Updates; Features, Prices, Specifcations, Images The launch of the Indian FTR 1200 S and the FTR 1200 S Race Replica is perhaps the first instance of Indian launching an all new model which is not a chrome laden cruiser but a flat-track inspired......
07:51, 2019-08-19

Happy birthday, Robert Redford! His life in front of and behind the lens Born August 18, 1936, Robert Redford's film career has spanned over 50 years. We're taking a look back at his time in front of and behind the camera.        ...
08:17, 2019-08-19

'The Hunt' producer Jason Blum still wants to release controversial film Trump seemed to slam Despite "marketing mistakes" with "The Hunt," producer Jason Blum still wants to release controversial film that Donald Trump appeared to criticize.        ...
08:17, 2019-08-19

23 state agencies across Texas succumb to a ‘coordinated ransomware attack’ It seems like not a day goes by without a major company being hacked or a government-run institution exposed to ransomware attacks. Now, state agencies in Texas have succumbed to a coordinated ransomw...
08:17, 2019-08-19

Satoshi Nakaboto: ‘Serious money warming to Bitcoin’ Our robot colleague Satoshi Nakaboto writes about Bitcoin every fucking day. Welcome to another edition of Bitcoin Today, where I, Satoshi Nakaboto, tell you what’s been going on with Bitcoin in the p...
08:17, 2019-08-19

Kikuchi shuts out Blue Jays for Mariners Even if Vladimir Guerrero Jr. and Lourdes Gurriel Jr. had been in Toronto's lineup the Blue Jays likely would not have beaten Seattle Mariners starter Yusei Kikuchi on Sunday....
08:17, 2019-08-19

‘Side chick’ torches man’s house after he calls her for sex then falls asleep: cops Nobody likes to get stood up — especially when you’re the alleged “side chick.” That’s the lesson cops learned in Woodbury, New Jersey, last week — when a 29-year-o...
08:17, 2019-08-19

Iranian tanker carrying $130M in oil headed to unspecified location The trail left by GPS data on Marinetraffic.com, a vessel tracking service, showed the Iran-flagged Adrian Darya 1, previously known as Grace 1, moving shortly before midnight....
08:17, 2019-08-19

Alaskan Man Discovers 50-Year-Old Russian Message in a Bottle (NOME, Alaska) — A man discovered a 50-year-old letter in a bottle from the Russian Navy on the shores of western Alaska. Tyler Ivanoff found the handwritten Russian letter early this month whil...
08:51, 2019-08-19

Suicides Among French Police Rise, With 64 So Far This Year (PARIS) — Three riot police officers, a police commander, a police academy teacher — all are among eight French police officers who have killed themselves recently. That makes 64 so far th...
08:51, 2019-08-19

Dutch take cycling to a new level, with world's biggest bike park In the Netherlands, where there are more bikes than people, serious money is being spent encouraging even more people to get on their bikesIn a nation with more bikes than people, finding a space to p...
09:17, 2019-08-19

J.D. Davis dismisses possible Mets concern KANSAS CITY, Mo. — J.D. Davis’ said his right calf wasn’t bothering him, but his motions on the bases after delivering a pinch-hit, game-tying single for the Mets in the seventh inning Sunday triggere...
09:17, 2019-08-19

Yankees giving Brett Gardner’s dugout antics new meaning Aaron Judge seems to be one of the few Yankees not beefing with the umpires lately. But without saying a word, he still may have given the Bombers their latest rallying cry with Sunday’s homage to Bre...
09:17, 2019-08-19

What’s next for Zack Wheeler after another rough Mets outing KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Zack Wheeler is ready to pile on some extra homework. After a second straight subpar performance Sunday, the Mets right-hander said he probably needs a session watching video with p...
09:17, 2019-08-19

USWNT stars call for help in promoting women’s soccer league Exactly five weeks after lifting her second World Cup, Carli Lloyd shot wide. Inside the 36th minute at Red Bull Arena, the two-time FIFA Player of the Year went on a swashbuckling run toward the goal...
09:17, 2019-08-19

Sterling Shepard’s recovery couldn’t be going better for Giants Even Sterling Shepard didn’t expect this much progress this soon. The Giants’ new No. 1 wide receiver hoped his fractured left thumb wouldn’t keep him out of the regular season opener Sept. 8 against ...
09:17, 2019-08-19

Justice Department backs Led Zeppelin in 'Stairway to Heaven' copyright case The U.S. Department of Justice has weighed in on the next big music copyright case on the horizon following the Katy Perry “Dark Horse” decision, and taken Led Zeppelin’s side in the long-running copy...
09:17, 2019-08-19

Manhattan jogger appears to give sneakers to homeless man, walks off barefoot He’s a good ‘sole.’ Heart-warming video shows a jogger in the Financial District gifting his socks and sneakers to a man sitting on a sidewalk grate on Sunday morning. The clip, post...
09:17, 2019-08-19

SoHo and Brownsville both face empty storefront crisis They couldn’t be more different, but there’s one thing that Manhattan’s chic Soho and Brooklyn’s hardscrabble Brownsville neighborhoods have in common — empty storefronts. The two areas have nearly id...
09:17, 2019-08-19

Brawl breaks out on delayed Delta flight at JFK airport It was a flight or fight response. A “nightmare” JFK flight to Miami was delayed for so long that cops had to be summoned after fights broke out between frustrated — and exhausted — passen...
09:17, 2019-08-19

Cops shot at while responding to call in Brooklyn: authorities Five NYPD cops were fired upon early Sunday during a “busy night” in the Brooklyn neighborhood of Bedford-Stuyvesant, according to authorities. The shooting happened just before 2 a.m. on ...
09:17, 2019-08-19

CDC probes lung illnesses linked to e-cigarette use The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is investigating a "cluster" of lung illnesses that it believes may be linked to e-cigarette use after such cases were reported in 14 states....
09:51, 2019-08-19

Empower states to lift people out of poverty Since President Lyndon Johnson declared a war on poverty in 1964, the federal government has spent $23 trillion attempting to alleviate poverty. Today, we spend almost $1 trillion annually on over 80 ...
09:51, 2019-08-19

Why Colton Underwood Wasn't Always ''Truthful'' About His Top Bachelor Picks During the Show Colton Underwood may have given his final rose to Cassie Randolph but it wasn't always easy. The Bachelor star revealed he had a few tricks up his sleeve when he filmed the ABC dating......
09:51, 2019-08-19

Chinese K-pop stars publicly back Beijing on Hong Kong At least eight K-pop stars from China and even one from Taiwan and one from Hong Kong are publicly stating their support for Beijing’s one-China policy, eliciting a mixture of disappointment and under...
09:51, 2019-08-19

Uber appoints new UK boss as London licence renewal nears Uber appointed a new boss for Britain and Ireland on Monday just over a month before its licence expires in London, one of its most important global markets where the regulator has previously strippe...
10:17, 2019-08-19

Cathay Pacific shares in choppy trade after shock exit of CEO Hogg Cathay Pacific shares were choppy in opening trade on Monday after the shock exit of CEO Rupert Hogg, as the airline grapples with mounting Chinese scrutiny over the involvement of some of its staff ...
10:17, 2019-08-19

Asia stocks advance as China's rates tweak improves investor mood Asian stocks rode a Wall Street rally on Monday and were also cheered by a decision from China's central bank to alter the way it sets a key interest rate benchmark, a move seen by analysts as reduci...
10:17, 2019-08-19

Oil prices climb after Saudi oilfield attack, but recession worries drag Crude oil prices rose on Monday following a weekend attack on a Saudi oil facility by Yemeni separatists and as traders looked for any signs that Sino-U.S. trade tensions could ease....
10:17, 2019-08-19

Chernobyl Connection With Lithuania Boosts "Dark Tourism" Destination Walking along the top of Lithuania's decommissioned nuclear reactor, the set of HBO's critically acclaimed "Chernobyl" TV series, tourist Vytas Miknaitis says he's not "afraid at all"....
10:17, 2019-08-19

"Ecofascism": Common Theme Shared By 2 Mass Murders A World Apart Before the slaughter of dozens of people in Christchurch, New Zealand and El Paso, Texas this year, the accused gunmen took pains to explain their fury, including their hatred of immigrants. The......
10:17, 2019-08-19

Scientists Find Arctic Ocean Sea Ice Loaded With Microplastics At first glance, it looks like hard candy laced with flecks of fake fruit, or a third grader's art project confected from recycled debris. In reality, it's a sliver of Arctic Ocean sea ice riddled......
10:17, 2019-08-19

Will Run Government For Full Term: Nepal PM KP Sharma Oli Nepal Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli on Sunday said he will continue for full five-year term and warned his detractors not to "day dream about toppling" his government....
10:17, 2019-08-19

NC man found wrapped in Christmas lights with dead cat in freezer died of natural causes, investigators say A North Carolina man whose body was found wrapped in Christmas lights at the bottom of a staircase -- with a dead cat in a freezer -- earlier this month died of a stroke, investigators have determined...
10:17, 2019-08-19

China warns Canada to 'stop meddling' in Hong Kong China's Embassy in Ottawa told Canada to "stop meddling in Hong Kong affairs" after the North American country made a statement with the European Union in support of the right to peaceful assembly in ...
10:17, 2019-08-19

He spends half his $1,300 monthly salary on rent. This is why he's fighting for a fairer Hong Kong Originally sparked by opposition to a now-suspended extradition bill, the unrest has expanded to include a range of demands tapping into longstanding frustrations over stalled political reform and eco...
10:17, 2019-08-19

Three years in the NFL wilderness: what Colin Kaepernick lost – and won It’s difficult to know exactly how Kaepernick views his time in the NFL wilderness. Nevertheless, it’s worth asking: after three years, what has he accomplished – and at what cost?Over the last three ...
10:51, 2019-08-19

IKEA to "invest significantly" in its smart home future Recently, IKEA teamed up with Sonos to launch a pair of smart home products – the Symfonisk lamp speaker and Symfonisk bookshelf speaker – but the Swedish furniture giant isn’...
10:51, 2019-08-19

City swimming, Swiss-style: a ride down the Rhine in Basel Bathing, barbecues and buvettes are part of the culture in a city that promotes swimming in its majestic river – and it’s a chance for some great sightseeing, tooIf you want to join the many swimmers ...
12:51, 2019-08-19

Cathay's 'unusual position' makes it 'vulnerable to pressure' from Beijing, analyst says Cathay Pacific's CEO Rupert Hogg officially stepped down on Monday. His sudden resignation comes shortly after Beijing issued a "major aviation safety risk warning" to the airline....
12:51, 2019-08-19

Huawei's first 5G phone goes on sale in China as it pushes ahead with launch despite US pressure China's 5G networks are expected to come online in late 2019 and 2020. Huawei's Mate 20 X 5G, which went on sale over the weekend, will be able to connect to those networks....
12:51, 2019-08-19

Record-Breaking Temperatures Around the World Are ‘Almost Entirely’ Due to Climate Change July 2019 was the hottest July and the hottest month on record globally since temperature records began in a year of many record-breaking temperatures as heat waves hit many parts of the world. This t...
12:51, 2019-08-19

McAfee sues Dixons Carphone in software dispute Dixons Carphone is being sued by security firm McAfee following claims that the former violated an exclusive software contract.The high-street technology giant is facing a major payout after failing t...
12:51, 2019-08-19

Merkel meets Orban in Hungary to commemorate 'Pan-European Picnic' The two leaders have met as part of the commemorations of the symbolic event that led to an exodus of East Germans to the West. Merkel thanked Hungary for its role in bringing down the Iron Curtain....
13:17, 2019-08-19

Denise Ho, the pop icon of Hong Kong's pro-democracy movement Cantopop singer Denise Ho was successful in the Chinese market until she joined Hong Kong's democracy movement. Although her music is now banned in China, she’s still a superstar to demonstrators in h...
13:17, 2019-08-19

Germany's far-right: Police to restructure as threat of extremism grows Germany's federal criminal police agency wants to overhaul the structures it uses to fight far-right groups and hate crimes, media reports say. The organization sees a growing threat of militant extre...
13:17, 2019-08-19

Eastern Germany hopes to mine lithium, the white gold of e-mobility A small community in the German state of Saxony may soon see the revival of its centuries-old mining tradition. But this time around, the focus is no longer on tin or tungsten but on lithium, as Hardy...
13:17, 2019-08-19

Is the 2020 Olympics an opportunity for Japan to tackle seafood sustainability? From tuna to sea urchin, Japanese cuisine is all about seafood. But with fish stocks critically endangered, tourists sampling local delicacies may be harming marine life more than they realize....
13:17, 2019-08-19

Gran Canaria wildfire spreads, forces thousands of evacuations A fast-moving forest fire on the Spanish holiday island of Gran Canaria has forced authorities to evacuate thousands of people. The government says it could take days before the blaze is brought under...
13:17, 2019-08-19

Barron wins Dick's Sporting Goods Open for first title Doug Barron fired a bogey-free, 6-under 66 in the final round of the Dick's Sporting Goods Open in Endicott, N.Y., on Sunday to claim his first Champions Tour title in his second senior start....
13:17, 2019-08-19

Ujjivan Small Finance Bank Files For Rs 1,200-Crore IPO Ujjivan Small Finance Bank Limited has proposed an initial public offer (IPO) worth Rs 1,200 crore, its promoter Ujjivan Financial Services Limited said on Friday. Ujjivan Small Finance Bank's public....
13:17, 2019-08-19

John Oliver, Larry David and Wanda Sykes Give Medical Bias the Last Week Tonight Treatment John Oliver, Wanda Sykes, and Larry David teamed up to help fight reported bias in medical care on Sunday night’s Last Week Tonight. According to Oliver, several studies have shown that bias amo...
13:17, 2019-08-19

Jonathan Dick: 'Most wanted' fugitive accused of killing his brother is arrested A fugitive accused of killing his brother with a sword in a shopping centre two years ago has been taken into custody after a "citizen's arrest" in central Melbourne....
13:51, 2019-08-19

Danish Prime Minister brands idea of US buying Greenland 'absurd' after claims Trump wanted to buy territory The Danish Prime Minister said the idea of selling Greenland to the US is "absurd" after Donald Trump reportedly talked to aides about buying the territory....
13:51, 2019-08-19

Disney World's new $299 trick is brilliant but risky The new Mickey's Not-So-Scary Halloween Party Pass seems like a no-brainer way to boost theme-park revenue but could also be a lose-lose offering.       ...
13:51, 2019-08-19

Guidemaster: Navigating the hazy world of gaming laptops in 2019 Enlarge / Amid the chaos of the Ars Gaming Week testing lab, we took a moment to snap a photo of some of our preferred gaming laptops. But are they right for you? Not necessarily! Hence, here's our ca...
13:51, 2019-08-19

FC ends 6-game road swing with a tie TUCSON – FC Tucson ended a 6 game road swing by with a tie at South Georgia Tormenta FC.  The final score was 1-1.  FC Tucson will host Orlando City B on Saturday, August 24th. Here’s more...
14:17, 2019-08-19

Fearful of an impending recession? Here’s what you need to know if you’re near retirement or retired. A lot of retirees and investors close to retiring are worried about a coming recession and how it may affect their retirement savings. Here's what they should and shouldn't do....
14:17, 2019-08-19

The Morning After: The beauty of a ray-traced 'Minecraft' Welcome back! Over the weekend, you might have missed a pretty intense graphical overhaul of Minecraft, Twitter ads as political weapons in Hong Kong and if you've been looking for a Sonos speake...
14:17, 2019-08-19

Sokratis: Arsenal will find Liverpool easier to defend against than Burnley Sokratis Papastathopoulos believes Arsenal may find it easier to defend against Liverpool than Burnley after coming through a physical encounter against Sean Dyche's side....
14:51, 2019-08-19

Steve Smith injury: Australian cricket's medical chief calls for team doctors to be independent Australia's medical chief Alex Kontouris believes that independent doctors could be on the way to assess head injuries following Steve Smith's withdrawal from the Second Ashes Test at Lord's....
14:51, 2019-08-19

Lampard's Chelsea homecoming ruined as Leicester earns draw Frank Lampard climbed the steps in the tunnel and emerged to rapturous applause from Chelsea fans, a flame display and a giant banner at one end of Stamford Bridge that read "Welcome Home Super Frank....
14:51, 2019-08-19

Game Of Thrones' Kit Harington: 'I wanted Jon Snow to kill Night King!' Kit Harington has revealed he hated filming his dragon-riding scenes for the final series of Game Of Thrones - and that he was "a bit p****d off" that he didn't get to kill the Night King....
14:51, 2019-08-19

Colton Underwood reveals he lied to 'Bachelor' producers after Hannah B. was left off a date After future "Bachelorette" Hannah Brown was left off a date, Colton Underwood tried to game 'The Bachelor' system. It didn't work the way he hoped.       ...
15:17, 2019-08-19

China is investing in Europe — but there are strings attached A feud between Beijing and the mayor of Prague offers an especially raw example of how China is trying to flex its muscles in Europe — with little tolerance for objections....
15:17, 2019-08-19

Costa Rica: Tainted alcohol death toll rises to 25; 59 people affected overall The number of victims poisoned by tainted liquor in Costa Rica has risen to 25 but none were American tourists, says the country's Ministry of Health.       ...
15:17, 2019-08-19

Emanuel Navarette conjurors up shades of Salvador Sanchez Emanuel Navarette blows away De Vaca in Los Angeles, writes Jack Hirsch The post Emanuel Navarette conjurors up shades of Salvador Sanchez appeared first on Boxing News....
15:51, 2019-08-19

The sharpest tools: Meeting Britain's shed-based car makers Joe Mason’s flourishing farm-based Reliant business was started back in 2002 Britain’s cottage industry is thriving. We visit some low-volume manufacturers in Worcestershire – and sample their wares...
15:51, 2019-08-19

Kurt Zouma happy to have completed ‘very, very long journey’ at Chelsea • Defender back at club after serious injury and two loan spells• ‘I was in the shadow, working hard to get back,’ says ZoumaKurt Zouma is happy to be getting his chance to prove himself at Chelsea ha...
16:17, 2019-08-19

Los Angeles Dodgers' Julio Urias suspended 20 games for domestic violence allegation Los Angeles Dodgers pitcher Julio Urias on Saturday was issued a 20-game suspension for an alleged domestic violence incident and is expected to return to the club in September and be eligible to play...
16:51, 2019-08-19

The New Nissan Juke Sure Looks... Jukish Last month, we got a shadowy teaser of the upcoming, apparently not-for-the-U.S. Nissan Juke. It looked like a chunky-faced crossover, which was essentially what the original Juke was. Now, with new p...
16:51, 2019-08-19

|Trafficinformationemployeesunpaidforeightmonths About 66 former employees of Tasima - a company contracted by the Department of Transport’s Road Traffic Management Corporation to build a traffic information system – have not been paid salaries sinc...
16:51, 2019-08-19

Succession pops the digital-media bubble: The A.V. Club reacts Last week, Barstool Sports founder David Portnoy threatened to fire “on the spot” any Barstool employee who sought information on unionizing, which, as our sister site Splinter points out, would be a ...
17:17, 2019-08-19

RECESSION A LIB MEDIA CONSPIRACY TO TAKE DOWN TRUMP??? There are many, many reasons to start freaking out at the possibility that we might be heading toward a global recession—a scenario made all the more terrifying by the fact that Donald freaking Trump ...
17:17, 2019-08-19

The Same Publisher That Tried to Publish O.J. Simpson Gave Mark Halperin Another Book Deal The same publisher who attempted to published O.J. Simpson’s If I Did It has a new client: Mark Halperin. Halperin’s book is called “How to Beat Trump: America’s Top Political Strategists on What It W...
17:17, 2019-08-19

Things Are Getting Worse for a Panicked Steve King You know you’re in trouble when despite being a true (racist) Republican, Liz Cheney won’t even defend you, and refers to comments you’ve made as “appalling and bizarre.”...
17:17, 2019-08-19

Turkish police detain 418 people in Kurdish militant probe: ministry Turkish police have detained 418 people in 29 provinces in an investigation targeting suspects with links to the Kurdistan Workers Party (PKK) militant group, the Interior Ministry said on Monday....
17:17, 2019-08-19

At least 19 dead after fuel truck crash in western Uganda-police At least 19 people were killed when a fuel truck exploded after losing control and ramming into three cars in western Uganda on Sunday, police said in a statement....
17:17, 2019-08-19

Britain's Prince Andrew denies any involvement in Epstein sex scandal Britain's Prince Andrew rejected any suggestion that he participated in the alleged sex crimes which U.S. financier Jeffrey Epstein was accused of, Buckingham Palace said in a statement....
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Bangladesh, UNHCR to survey Rohingya regarding return to Myanmar Bangladesh will work with the United Nations refugee agency to determine if more than 3,000 Rohingya refugees will accept Myanmar's offer to return home, an official said on Monday, nearly a year afte...
17:17, 2019-08-19

Jennifer Lopez, Alex Rodriguez Are Investing in Fintech Firm Acorns Acorns Grow wants to go viral–and it has enlisted A-Rod and J.Lo to help. The influencer strategy is the brainchild of Acorns CEO Noah Kerner, who is trying to transform the company from a niche savin...
17:17, 2019-08-19

Investors Seek Havens as Growth Fears Persist Investors are snapping up safer assets including gold, dividend-paying stocks and the Japanese yen, underlining anxiety over trade tensions and slowing global growth....
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Business Roundtable's New Philosophy: It's Not All About Shareholders The leaders of some of America’s biggest companies are chipping away at the long-held notion that corporate decision-making should revolve around what is best for shareholders....
17:17, 2019-08-19

Turkey removes pro-Kurdish mayors from office Three members of the pro-Kurdish People's Democratic Party (HDP) have been relieved of their positions in three eastern provinces. It's the latest crackdown by Erdogan's government on the opposition....
17:17, 2019-08-19

Euro Papers: Neymar to Barca is ON as Coutinho loan sparks string of huge transfers "Neymar\u0027s wish to leave PSG for Barcelona may finally be about to come true, after Philippe Coutinho\u0027s loan to Bayern Munich freed up space at the Nou Camp. However, Spanish papers report th...
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| Sharjeel says sorry in bid to resurrect Pakistan career Disgraced former Pakistan opener Sharjeel Khan took the first step towards resurrecting his career Monday by apologising for indulging in the spot-fixing in 2017....
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| Scott: PGA Tour has to think smarter, not longer Australian golfer Adam Scott has criticised the PGA Tour for failing to realise they can't rely on length alone to provide players with a proper challenge....
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Dying Light 2 and a new Tencent game get Nvidia RTX ray tracing Nvidia announced a couple of new games that are getting support for its ray tracing technology including Dying Light 2 and Synced: Off-Planet.Read More...
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Conspiracy Theories Might Sound Crazy, But Here’s Why Experts Say We Can No Longer Ignore Them Conspiracy theories, both powerful and enduring, can wreak havoc on society. In recent years, fringe ideas prompted a gunman to storm a Washington, D.C. pizzeria and may have motivated another to fata...
17:17, 2019-08-19

90 Day Fiancé: Before the 90 Days Had Lots of Firsts, From Meetings to Sex It was an episode full of first meetings, weary travelers and blatant manipulation for 90 Day Fiancé: Before the 90 Days. Darcey, formerly of Darcey and Jesse fame, made her way to......
17:17, 2019-08-19

The Morning Show Trailer Has It All, From Jennifer Aniston and Reese Witherspoon Facing Off to Steve Carell's Breakdown After two years of hearing about it, it's finally here, your first full look at Reese Witherspoon and Jennifer Aniston's Apple TV show, The Morning Show. Just a week after a......
17:17, 2019-08-19

Happy Birthday, John Stamos! See His Cutest Pics With Son Billy Happy birthday, John Stamos! The Full House actor, who turns 56 today, traded in being America's favorite uncle to being a real-life dad last April when he welcomed his son, Billy......
17:17, 2019-08-19

Threat to end freedom of movement overnight is reckless, say EU citizens Priti Patel’s reported aim contradicts the PM’s promises, says the3million campaignEnding freedom of movement for EU citizens immediately after a no-deal Brexit would be reckless and could create a ho...
17:51, 2019-08-19

The Hunt: director breaks silence over film where elites kill 'deplorables' Craig Zobel, whose controversial satirical thriller was dropped after a backlash, has claimed that people have misinterpreted his intentionCraig Zobel, director of controversial political thriller The...
17:51, 2019-08-19

sex, lies, and videotape at 30: how Steven Soderbergh changed independent cinema In 1989, the micro-budget drama took the industry by surprise and changed our concept of what an indie film could achieve“I’m still making movies about two people in a room,” Steven Soderbergh told Fi...
17:51, 2019-08-19

'If Israeli soldiers start shooting, we won't stop the interview': Palestinian hip-hop crew BLTNM Palestine’s rich hip-hop heritage is born out of the tension in the region, but BLTNM don’t just want to make music inspired by conflict – they want to have fun tooBefore I meet Palestinian hip-hop’s ...
17:51, 2019-08-19

Tech giants despise politics? Hardly – they are in the thick of it and being called out | John Naughton Silicon Valley’s countercultural aura is gone now that Google develops AI for China and Palantir helps monitor immigrationIf there was one thing that united the founders of today’s tech giants in thei...
17:51, 2019-08-19

‘An Absurd Discussion.’ Denmark’s Prime Minister Dismisses President Trump’s Interest in Purchasing Greenland Danish Prime Minister Mette Frederiksen has dismissed President Donald Trump’s suggestion that the U.S. could buy Greenland from Denmark, calling it “an absurd discussion” in an inte...
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Danish PM: Trump’s idea of buying Greenland is ‘absurd’ Denmark’s Prime Minister Mette Frederiksen says U.S. President Donald Trump’s idea of buying Greenland from Denmark is “an absurd discussion,” reiterating that the Arctic semi-autonomous Danish territ...
18:17, 2019-08-19

Pakistani PM keeps powerful army chief in place 3 more years Pakistan’s prime minister is keeping his powerful army chief in place for another three years, amid heightened tensions with India over Kashmir as well as the end of U.S.-Talban peace talks for neighb...
18:17, 2019-08-19

'The Morning Show' trailer previews the drama behind AM TV In Apple's new drama "The Morning Show," the bad blood brewing behind the scenes of the program at its center is stronger than most average cups of AM coffee....
18:17, 2019-08-19

Rupee Closes At Over 6-Month Low Against Dollar: 10 Things To Know The rupee fell by 29 paise to close at an over six-month low against the US dollar on Monday, news agency Press Trust of India (PTI) reported. The fall came on the back of growing worries over......
18:17, 2019-08-19

'The Hunt' director defends controversial film Trump seemed to slam Despite "marketing mistakes" with "The Hunt," producer Jason Blum still wants to release controversial film that Donald Trump appeared to criticize.        ...
18:17, 2019-08-19

French couple could face jail for taking sand from Italian beach, reports say A French couple’s desire to transport a keepsake from their vacation – a whopping 90 pounds of sand from an Italian beach – may reportedly land them behind bars for six years....
18:51, 2019-08-19

The real Mindhunters: why ‘serial killer whisperers’ do more harm than good The psychological profiling at the heart of Netflix’s acclaimed drama make for great TV but, say experts, it’s better left in the fiction sectionUncork the chianti, serve up the fava beans, have an ol...
19:17, 2019-08-19

The jeweler to ‘80s pop royalty is making a comeback In the 1980s and early ’90s, Richard Minadeo created jewels for rock royalty. Fans of his chunky gold pieces — studded with rhinestones, sharp-carved beads and religious imagery — included Cher, Carly...
19:17, 2019-08-19

Does George Kittle ever have a bad day? The NFL has a Gronk-sized hole to fill. Enter the 49ers' Pro Bowl tight end and his infectious, tattoo-getting, TD-scoring, Joker-obssessed lust for life....
19:51, 2019-08-19

Ronald Acuna benching the latest twist in drama-filled NL East The Braves star was pulled for not hustling, the Nats bounced back in a big way, and the Polar Bear growled again -- just another day in baseball’s wildest division....
19:51, 2019-08-19

Stuntman breaks world record for fastest speed on motorcycle...while doing a headstand This motorcyclist is certainly getting a-HEAD of the competition by breaking the world record for fastest speed on a motorcycle while doing a headstand!        ...
19:51, 2019-08-19

Iceland activists, officials hold funeral for death of Okjokull glacier Okjokull was Iceland's first glacier to disappear, but all of the nation's ice masses will be gone within 200 years, says geologist Oddur Sigurðsson        ...
19:51, 2019-08-19

Planned Parenthood May Withdraw From Title X Funding Facing a federal rule that restricts referrals for abortion, the organization will decide whether to reject government funding for family planning for low-income women....
19:51, 2019-08-19

Move Over, Shareholders: Top CEOs Say Companies Have Obligations to Society The leaders of some of America’s biggest companies are chipping away at the long-held notion that corporate decision-making should revolve around what is best for shareholders....
20:17, 2019-08-19

Fed Chief Wedged Between a Slowing Economy and an Angry President Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell faces scrutiny from markets and the White House over his stewardship of interest rates in an economy that has been unsettled by a trade dispute with China and fe...
20:17, 2019-08-19

Australian Steelmaker BlueScope Plans U.S. Expansion BlueScope Steel said it will be able to produce 850,000 more metric tons of steel each year at its North Star business in Delta, Ohio, once the expansion is completed....
20:17, 2019-08-19

The Odessa Catacombs: Lost in Eternal Darkness Ukraine. A vast country that prides itself on a history rich with heroes and artists. A nation whose foundations stand on centuries of struggle and fighting for independence.  ...
20:17, 2019-08-19

38 Dead After Heavy Rain In Uttarakhand, Himachal Pradesh, Punjab Rain in the northern states took at least 38 lives, triggering landslides that stranded hundreds of people in Uttarakhand and Himachal Pradesh and left several areas in Punjab, Haryana and Jammu......
20:17, 2019-08-19

Malaysia Quizzes Islamic Preacher Zakir Naik As Pressure Mounts Malaysian police Monday questioned controversial Islamic preacher Zakir Naik for allegedly making insensitive remarks about race in India, as pressure mounts on authorities to kick him out....
20:17, 2019-08-19

Centre Issued Notice Over Plea To Equalise Legal Age Of Marriage The Delhi High Court today sought response from the Centre on a public interest litigation seeking that the legal age of marriage for men and women be equalised....
20:17, 2019-08-19

Agent: Elliott irked by Jones' 'Zeke who?' quip Ezekiel Elliott was not amused by Saturday's "Zeke who?" quip from Cowboys owner Jerry Jones and thought it was "disrespectful," according to his agent....
20:17, 2019-08-19

Job Training Can Change Lives. See How San Antonio Does It. A program with an intensive approach offers a rare success story in producing lasting wage gains. Its guiding principle: “We will not let them fail.”...
20:17, 2019-08-19

Xiaomi Could Release MIUI 11 As Early As September: Report Xiaomi's Product Director has hinted that MIUI 11 could launch as early as next month. A new speech-to-text translation feature is also hinted for the dialler app....
20:51, 2019-08-19

Why Your Team Sucks 2019: Seattle Seahawks Some people are fans of the Seattle Seahawks. But many, many more people are NOT fans of the Seattle Seahawks. This 2019 Deadspin NFL team preview is for those in the latter group. Read all the previe...
20:51, 2019-08-19

Strike Brett Gardner Down, And He Will Only Become More Powerful When he gets upset about poor umpiring, Yankees outfielder Brett Gardner has been doing ... whatever it is he’s doing in that GIF above. Some might call it a healthy venting of frustration, but others...
20:51, 2019-08-19

Balotelli: My mum cried when I told her about Brescia move "Mario Balotelli said it was his late father\u0027s dream to see him play for Brescia after he was presented as a new signing at his hometown club on Monday, adding his mum cried at the news."...
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