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Making amends: Two Nobel Prizes for Literature to be awarded

Sexual harassment, corruption, and rejection of the award — after a scandalous year in 2018, two writers will receive a Nobel Prize for Literature. A...

Making amends: Two Nobel Prizes for Literature to be awarded

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Peter Handke, Olga Tokarczuk awarded Nobel Prizes in Literature The 2018 Nobel Prize in literature has been awarded to Polish author Olga Tokarczuk “for a narrative imagination that with encyclopedic passion represents the crossing of boundaries as a form of...
15:00, 2019-10-10

Olga Tokarczuk and Peter Handke Awarded Nobel Prizes in Literature The 2018 and 2019 laureates were named at the same time because last year’s prize was postponed over a scandal involving a husband of an academy member....
19:00, 2019-10-10

Nobel Prizes in Literature Awarded to Austria’s Peter Handke and Poland’s Olga Tokarczuk The 2018 Nobel Prize in literature has been awarded to Polish author Olga Tokarczuk “for a narrative imagination that with encyclopedic passion represents the crossing of boundaries as a form of...
16:00, 2019-10-10

Austria's Handke and Poland's Tokarczuk win Nobel literature prizes Austrian writer Peter Handke won the 2019 Nobel Prize for Literature on Thursday and Polish author Olga Tokarczuk was named as the 2018 winner after a sexual assault scandal led to last year's award.....
22:34, 2019-10-10

Olga Tokarczuk and Peter Handke win Nobel prizes in literature The Swedish Academy announced laureates for 2018 and 2019, after scandal forced last year’s award to be postponedOlga Tokarczuk: the dreadlocked feminist winner the Nobel needed‘A troubling choice’: a...
21:00, 2019-10-10

Peter Handke and Olga Tokarczuk win Nobel Prizes in literature The decision to confer two prizes was expected, since the Swedish Academy announced last year that it would postpone the 2018 literature prize until this year....
17:00, 2019-10-10

Olga Tokarczuk, Peter Handke win Nobel literature prizes Polish novelist Olga Tokarczuk and Austrian writer Peter Handke have won the 2018 and 2019 Nobel Prizes for literature, after a year’s hiatus following sex abuse allegations that rocked the secretive ...
13:34, 2019-10-10

Tokarczuk and Handke win Nobel literature prizes, line drawn under 2018 scandal Austrian writer Peter Handke won the 2019 Nobel Prize for Literature on Thursday and Polish author Olga Tokarczuk was named as the 2018 winner after a sexual assault scandal led to last year's award.....
19:34, 2019-10-10

Swedish Academy awards 2 Nobel Prizes in Literature, after 2018 scandal, to Olga Tokarczuk, Peter Handke The Nobel Prize in Literature for 2018 and 2019 was awarded Thursday to two authors from Austria and Poland, after a one-year absence in giving out the honor....
14:34, 2019-10-10

Two Authors Just Won the Nobel Prize for Literature. Here’s What to Know About Them For the first time in the Nobel Prize for Literature’s 118-year history, two authors were announced Thursday as recipients of the award: Austrian novelist and playwright Peter Handke and Polish ...
02:34, 2019-10-11

For Poland, Nobel Prize in Literature Is Cause for Conflict as Much as Congratulation When Olga Tokarczuk of Poland won the prize, the reaction was as divided as is the country itself. To some, she is an eloquent writer who captures Poland’s tragic history. To others, she is a traitor....
00:34, 2019-10-11

2 Nobel literature prize winners expose Europe’s fault lines Nobel Prizes for literature go to two writers enmeshed in Europe’s social fault lines: Olga Tokarczuk, a liberal Pole who has irked her country’s conservative government, and Austrian Peter Handke, se...
20:00, 2019-10-10

Toni Morrison dies at age 88. The Nobel laureate transfigured American literature. Morrison, the Nobel Prize-winning novelist who conjured a black girl longing for blue eyes, a slave mother who kills her child to save her from bondage, and other indelible characters who helped trans...
18:00, 2019-08-06

Olga Tokarczuk Wins 2018 Nobel For Literature, Peter Handke For 2019 Polish author Olga Tokarczuk and Austrian author Peter Handke have been named the 2018 and 2019 winners of Nobel Prize for Literature, the Swedish Academy announced on Thursday....
13:34, 2019-10-10

Last Year’s Nobel Prize in Literature Was Canceled Over Scandal and Conflict. Can 2019’s Award Mark a Comeback? This year’s Nobel Prize for Literature marks a first in the award’s 118-year history. On Thursday, there won’t just be one award announced, but two simultaneously: one for 2018 and t...
02:34, 2019-10-10

90 Day Fiancé's David and Annie on Bad Reputations, Making Amends and the State of Their Relationship Some things never change, but David Toborowsky's relationship with wife Annie Suwan has. The 90 Day Fiancé: Pillow Talk stars sat down with E! News to give fans an update on......
23:34, 2019-05-30

Nobel prize in physics to be awarded – live! The winners of the prize will share 9m Swedish kronor – follow along here to find out who this year’s laureates will be 10.50am BST OK, here we go. 10.50am BST I wonder if the bookies take many bets o...
12:00, 2019-10-08

Nobel Prize in Physics Awarded for Advances in Cosmology The prize was awarded to three scientists for work advancing the understanding of Earth’s place in the cosmos—from the history of the universe since the big bang to the first discovery of a planet out...
15:00, 2019-10-08

Nobel Prize in Economic Sciences to be awarded – live Who will receive the Sveriges Riksbank Prize in Economic Sciences in Memory of Alfred Nobel?Introduction: Nobel prize for economics being awarded today 9.27am BST Back in 2016, the FiveThirtyEight web...
10:51, 2019-10-14

Nobel prize in medicine awarded to hypoxia researchers William Kaelin, Sir Peter Ratcliffe and Gregg Semenza share 9m Swedish kronor prize for work on how cells adapt to oxygen availabilityThree scientists have shared this year’s Nobel prize in physiology...
16:00, 2019-10-07

Nobel Prize in Medicine Awarded to 3 for Work on Cells The prize was awarded to William G. Kaelin Jr., Peter J. Ratcliffe and Gregg L. Semenza for their work in discovering how cells sense and adapt to oxygen availability....
14:34, 2019-10-07

Nobel Prize in Medicine Awarded to U.S. and British Scientists The Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine has been awarded to U.S. and British scientists for their discoveries of how cells sense and adapt to the amount of oxygen available....
14:34, 2019-10-07

Jason Wahler Recalls "Making Amends" With Ex Lauren Conrad During Emotional Road to Sobriety Jason Wahler is celebrating new beginnings personally and professionally. As pop culture fans continue to keep their eyes peeled to The Hills: New Beginnings, one cast member is opening......
22:51, 2019-09-04

Nobel Prize in Physics awarded to three scientists for exploration of universe A Canadian American cosmologist and two Swiss scientists won this year’s Nobel Prize in Physics for exploring the evolution of the universe and discovering a new kind of planet, with implications for ...
23:00, 2019-10-08

Nobel prize in medicine awarded to hypoxia researchers – as it happened William G Kaelin, Sir Peter Ratcliffe and Gregg L Semenza share award for work on how cells adapt to oxygen availabilityReport: Nobel prize in medicine awarded to hypoxia researchers 12.30pm BST So th...
16:00, 2019-10-07

Nobel prize in physics awarded to cosmology and exoplanet researchers James Peebles, Michel Mayor and Didier Queloz honoured for for ‘improving our understanding of evolution of universe and Earth’s place in the cosmos’Three scientists have been awarded the 2019 Nobel p...
18:34, 2019-10-08

Nobel prize in physics awarded for work on cosmology – as it happened James Peebles, Michel Mayor and Didier Queloz honoured for ‘improving our understanding of evolution of universe and Earth’s place in the cosmos’Full report: Nobel prize in physics goes to cosmology a...
02:34, 2019-10-09

Nobel Prize In Chemistry Awarded For Development Of Lithium Ion Batteries Nobel Prize 2019 for Chemistry has been awarded to John B Goodenough, Stanley Whittingham, and Akira Yoshino for the developing the lithium-ion batteries that are today used in everyday items from......
14:00, 2019-10-09

Nobel prize in chemistry awarded for work on lithium-ion batteries John B Goodenough, M Stanley Whittingham and Akira Yoshino honoured for development that sparked portable technology revolution• Reaction to battery researchers’ Nobel award – live!The Nobel prize in ...
13:34, 2019-10-09

Nobel Peace Prize Awarded to Ethiopian Prime Minister Ethiopia’s Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize for his work toward ending a two-decade-long conflict with neighboring Eritrea and opening up peace talks with local armed rebel ...
13:34, 2019-10-11

Nobel Prize for Chemistry awarded for the development of lithium-ion batteries John Goodenough, Stanley Whittingham and Akira Yoshino have been awarded the Nobel Prize for Chemistry for their development of lithium-ion batteries. The batteries are found in everything from watche...
13:34, 2019-10-09

Nobel Prize Awarded To 3 For Learning How Cells Sense Oxygen US researchers William Kaelin and Gregg Semenza and Britain's Peter Ratcliffe on Monday shared the Nobel Medicine Prize for discoveries on how cells sense and adapt to oxygen availability, the Nobel.....
15:00, 2019-10-07

Nobel Prize in Medicine Awarded to 3 Scientists for Oxygen Research STOCKHOLM — The 2019 Nobel Prize for Physiology or Medicine has been awarded to scientists William G. Kaelin, Jr, Peter J. Ratcliffe and Gregg L. Semenza. They received the award jointly for the...
13:34, 2019-10-07

Nobel Prize in Medicine Awarded to 3 for Work on How Cells Manage Oxygen The prize was awarded to William G. Kaelin Jr., Peter J. Ratcliffe and Gregg L. Semenza for their work in discovering how cells sense and adapt to oxygen availability....
17:00, 2019-10-07

Nobel Prize in Physics Awarded for Studies of Earth’s Place in the Universe The cosmologist James Peebles split the prize with the astrophysicists Michel Mayor and Didier Queloz, for work the Nobel judges said “transformed our ideas about the cosmos.”...
16:34, 2019-10-08

Nobel Prize in Medicine Awarded for Research on How Cells Manage Oxygen The prize was awarded to William G. Kaelin Jr., Peter J. Ratcliffe and Gregg L. Semenza for discoveries about how cells sense and adapt to oxygen availability....
19:34, 2019-10-07

Nobel prize in chemistry awarded for development of lithium-ion batteries – as it happened John B Goodenough, M Stanley Whittingham and Akira Yoshino made laureates for development that sparked portable technology revolution• Report: chemistry Nobel given to lithium-ion battery researchers ...
21:00, 2019-10-09

Nobel prize in chemistry awarded for development of lithium-ion batteries – live! John B Goodenough, M Stanley Whittingham and Akira Yoshino made laureates for development that sparked portable technology revolution• Report: chemistry Nobel given to lithium-ion battery researchers ...
13:34, 2019-10-09

Nobel Prize in Physics awarded for discovery of dark matter, exoplanets The Nobel Prize in Physics for 2019 on Tuesday was awarded to three scientists for their focus on the cosmos and the discovery of a new planet outside the solar system....
15:00, 2019-10-08

Greta Thunberg Awarded ‘Alternative Nobel’ for Climate Change Activism Teen climate activist Greta Thunberg on Wednesday was named one of the 2019 recipients of the Right Livelihood Award, known as the “Alternative Nobel Prize,” days after imploring world lea...
21:17, 2019-09-25

Nobel Peace Prize Awarded to Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed (OSLO, Norway) — Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed has been awarded the Nobel Peace Prize for 2019 in recognition of his efforts to end his country’s long-running border conflict with Er...
15:00, 2019-10-11

Nobel Prize for Medicine awarded for discovery of how cells sense and adapt to oxygen William Kaelin, Peter Ratcliffe and Gregg Semenza have been awarded the Nobel Prize for Medicine for their discovery of how cells sense and adapt to oxygen availability....
19:34, 2019-10-07

Nobel Peace Prize for 2019 awarded to Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed Ethiopia Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed clinched a peace deal with Eritrea President Isaias Afwerki, ending 20 years of the "no peace, no war" stalemate.        ...
14:34, 2019-10-11

James Peebles, Michel Mayor, Didier Queloz Awarded Nobel Prize In Physics The 2019 Nobel Prize for physics was awarded on Tuesday to Canadian-American physicist James Peebles for -theoretical discoveries in physical cosmology-, Swiss astrophysicist Michel Mayor and......
04:00, 2019-10-09

Ethiopian Prime Minister awarded Nobel Peace Prize: Guterres hails his ‘people first’ agenda The winner of this year’s Nobel Peace Prize has been praised by the UN Secretary-General for creating a pathway to stability in the Horn of Africa region....
18:00, 2019-10-11

Paducah council amends anti-discrimination ordinance PADUCAH, Ky. (AP) — Paducah officials have approved an amendment to an anti-discrimination ordinance to protect religious liberty. The Paducah Sun reports the council voted 4-1 on Tuesday to approve a...
16:01, 2019-05-29

Aurora prizes independence in AV world After its breakup with VW, Aurora began a fresh pairing with FCA, and VW apparently moved closer to a new tie-up with Ford that could reshape the autonomous-vehicle landscape....
08:00, 2019-06-17

Kirk Cousins is ready to ‘make amends’ for last year. The Vikings want him to do less. Minnesota has tried to lessen the burden on Cousins in his second year with the team, installing a new scheme and two highly touted rookies on offense....
16:51, 2019-08-02

NCAA amends 'Rich Paul Rule' amid blowback The NCAA has amended its certification process for agents representing basketball players who are deciding whether to stay in school or explore the NBA draft and will no longer require them to have a ...
02:00, 2019-08-13

NCAA amends 'Rich Paul Rule' amid backlash The NCAA amended its week-old certification process for agents representing pro-bound basketball players amid backlash over its bachelor's degree requirement....
08:00, 2019-08-13

Scotland’s Oli McBurnie told to make amends for video by sinking Russia • Steve Clarke: ‘Best thing he can do is go out and score’ • Striker expected to start Euro 2020 qualifier at HampdenSteve Clarke has challenged Oli McBurnie to demonstrate his dedication to Scotland ...
07:17, 2019-09-06

NCAA amends agent rules to no longer require college degree The NCAA has backtracked on new certification standards and will no longer require a bachelor's degree for a sports agent to represent Division I men's basketball players who declare for the NBA draft...
16:34, 2019-08-13

Kirk Cousins wants to make amends with Vikings fans for 2018 flop Following his first season as quarterback of the Minnesota Vikings, Kirk Cousins has explored his new Midwest community more, gradually becoming more familiar with his new neighbors. “They call it ‘Mi...
22:00, 2019-06-07

Watch: Bad 'karma' inspires ketchup thief to make amends to restaurant A remorseful thief who swiped a bottle of ketchup from a New Jersey restaurant gave the eatery two new bottles along with a letter saying the incident had brought them bad luck....
04:34, 2019-08-03

New York Times amends front-page headline after intense backlash Facing intense criticism, the New York Times changed a front-page headline about President Trump’s response to the back-to-back mass shootings that claimed 31 lives in Texas and Ohio. “TRUMP URGES UNI...
19:34, 2019-08-06

After Massive Backlash, New York Times Amends Headline On Donald Trump The New York Times weathered intense backlash Monday night for its front-page headline about President Trump's response to the pair of mass shootings that read: "TRUMP URGES UNITY VS. RACISM."...
04:34, 2019-08-07

Actually, NASA is looking at all options for the Moon—including prizes Enlarge / NASA Administrator Jim Bridenstine, far right, tours the Blue Origin facilities near the agency’s Kennedy Space Center in Florida on May 23, 2019. (credit: NASA) On Thursday, former US Spe...
20:17, 2019-08-23

Video games are literature’s new frontier Games like Uncharted 2, The Last of Us, and Red Dead Redemption 2 are interactive, experiential art that deeply immerse the player in the narratives.Read More...
17:34, 2019-08-14

Crank Gaming Handheld's Creators Trying To Make Amends For Poorly Worded Email On May 22, app developer and game publisher Panic announced a new gaming handheld called Playdate that quickly became a mini-sensation online. Playdate is also the name used by a small, yearly indie s...
06:51, 2019-05-30

A museum canceled its Robert Mapplethorpe show — and decades later, it’s finally trying to make amends “How do you come to terms with a significant ghost from your past?” Thirty years after the Corcoran’s decision, a new exhibition relives the fallout....
22:00, 2019-06-12

Organizers: Plácido Domingo to be absent from Batuta Prizes Organizers of this weekend’s Batuta Prizes in Mexico say opera star Plácido Domingo will not attend, following multiple allegations from women who say the legendary Spanish tenor sexually harassed the...
04:00, 2019-10-04

HQ Trivia aims for comeback with new cash prizes and a new host HQ Trivia has hired a new main host, Matt Richards, and this evening (at 6 p.m. Pacific) it is launching its Season 4 theme, "The money is in your hands."Read More...
14:51, 2019-05-21

Man wins $585,204 lottery jackpot one year after trio of big prizes A Michigan man who scored a $585,204 jackpot said he's hoping its the start of a new lucky streak after his last string of good luck last year won him $5,000, $2,500 and $1,000 prizes....
02:34, 2019-10-10

Marinelli, Ascaride win top acting prizes at Venice Film Festival Italian actor Luca Marinelli won the best actor award at the Venice Film Festival on Saturday for his portrayal of a poor, aspiring writer in "Martin Eden" while French actress Ariane Ascaride won the...
05:17, 2019-09-08

Taste of the Tour: Stunning prizes, tasty steaks in Auvergne Prizes at the Tour de France can vary greatly for stage winners but few come bigger than the 700-kilogram Salers cow given to Frenchman Richard Virenque for his stage win on Bastille Day 15 years ago ...
21:34, 2019-07-14

PGA event in West Virginia giving free admission, fan prizes The PGA Tour's West Virginia stop in September is offering free admission and prize giveaways to fans throughout the tournament        ...
21:34, 2019-08-16

Olga Tokarczuk: 'Literature is meant to provoke thought' Literature is meant to be provocative, to raise doubts and address issues that are not evident, says Polish nobel laureate Olga Tokarczuk. She never meant her books to be political, she told DW....
17:00, 2019-10-11

Édouard Louis: ‘We didn’t reject literature – it rejected us’ The enfant terrible of French writing talks about the violence perpetrated by the political system on the working classÉdouard Louis became an international literary sensation aged 21, when The End of...
05:00, 2019-06-09

The Pioneering British Socialist Who Revolutionized Children’s Literature “The Life and Loves of E. Nesbit,” a new biography by Eleanor Fitzsimons, is an admiring portrait of the author of “The Railway Children” and dozens of other books....
20:00, 2019-10-09

Lara Spencer Wants to Make Amends After Mocking Prince George's Ballet Class, Travis Wall Says Lara Spencer's mea culpa over her Prince George gaffe continues. On Thursday, the Good Morning America co-host drew controversy for an on-air segment in which she mocked the fact that......
21:17, 2019-08-25

Female squash competitors 'shocked' after prizes include sex toy, callus remover A group of female squash competitors in Spain were outraged after they were given sex toys, wax and a callus remover as prizes at the Asturias Squash Championship....
21:01, 2019-05-22

'Joker,' Roman Polanski's 'J'accuse' win top prizes at Venice Film Festival Todd Phillips' "Joker," starring Joaquin Phoenix as the iconic DC Comics villain, won the Golden Lion for Best Film Award at the Venice Film Festival on Saturday....
08:34, 2019-09-08

HQ Trivia's Last-Ditch Attempt to Win You Back Is More Cash Prizes—With Strings Attached Those who still play HQ Trivia and plan to tune in for Season 4 may have more chances to win some of that sweet free cash. But there’s a catch. (Isn’t there always?)Read more......
12:00, 2019-05-22

Givling app, which offers student debt prizes, could be out of 'Black Mirror': She spent $42,000 The Givling app has attracted a large and loyal following of borrowers hoping for relief from decades of monthly loan payments. It might be making their situations worse....
18:00, 2019-06-21

J.D. Salinger, the Taylor Swift of literature, is finally coming to e-books For years, Taylor Swift was one of the music industry’s leading crusaders against the profit-sucking specter known as streaming, with Swift famously holding out on bringing her library to anything but...
01:34, 2019-08-12

A local's guide to Dublin: literature hotspots and places to visit With the opening of an interactive Irish literature museum, Dublin is revelling in its cultural heritage, but the city’s wealth extends to cuisine, antiquity and, of course, pubsThe Museum of Literatu...
14:34, 2019-09-30

He pioneered a renaissance in Native American literature. Now, a peace prize Novelist, poet and essayist N. Scott Momaday has been selected for the Richard C. Holbrooke Distinguished Achievement Award peace prize.        ...
16:00, 2019-07-22

The Pioneering British Socialist Who Revolutionized Victorian Children’s Literature “The Life and Loves of E. Nesbit,” a new biography by Eleanor Fitzsimons, is an admiring portrait of the author of “The Railway Children” and dozens of other books....
13:34, 2019-10-08

Jokha Alharthi, First Arabic Author, Wins Man Booker Literature Prize Jokha Alharthi on Tuesday became the first Arabic author to win the Man Booker International prize for her novel "Celestial Bodies" which reveals her Omani homeland's post-colonial evolution....
07:01, 2019-05-22

Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe's husband urges Boris Johnson to make amends by teling Iran leader: enough is enough Boris Johnson can make amends for his failings in Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe's case by telling Iran's president "enough is enough" and securing her release, the jailed mother's husband has said....
09:17, 2019-09-24

The Best Fifa Football Awards 2019 winners in full: Lionel Messi and Megan Rapinoe win top prizes Lionel Messi won his sixth Fifa player of the year award, while Megan Rapinoe won her first at a lavish ceremony at Milan's iconic Teatro all Scala on Monday....
02:51, 2019-09-24

The Spanish Author Who Doesn’t Believe in Spanish Literature “Important as it is, the language in which you write is secondary,” says Javier Marías, whose new novel is “Berta Isla.” “I myself feel much closer to many foreign authors than to many of my compatrio...
17:51, 2019-07-31

Raytheon awarded $500.6M for R&D of two radars Raytheon has been awarded more than $500 million in a modified contract for research and development of two types of advanced surveillance radar systems....
19:51, 2019-09-24

Accidentally circumcised man awarded $24K This guy really got shafted. A British man has been awarded more than $24,000 after going into a hospital for a bladder procedure — and coming out circumcised. “It was a real surprise,” 70...
23:34, 2019-08-05

Lockheed awarded $348.2M for F-35 Lot 12 production Lockheed Martin was awarded $348.2 million for Lot 12 low-rate initial production of the F-35, while Pratt & Whitney reportedly is working to correct issues causing it to be chronically late deliverin...
18:17, 2019-07-03

Boeing awarded $30.7M for MH-47G components for U.S. special ops Boeing Co. received a $30.7 million order for Chinook helicopter components for the Army's Special Operations Command, the second contract in as many days meant to satisfy urgent needs to meet operati...
22:34, 2019-06-14

Lockheed Martin awarded $112.4M for work on F-35 Lockheed Martin was awarded two contracts worth about $112.4 million for work on the F-35 stealth fighters jets ahead of Pentagon orders to phase out Turkey subcontractors for the program by next Marc...
00:17, 2019-07-20

Pratt and Whitney awarded $2.19B for F-35 engines Pratt and Whitney has been awarded more than $2 billion in a contract modification to a previously awarded contract for F-35 strike fighter jet propulsion system....
07:34, 2019-10-02

Mickelson awarded for 25 straight years in top 50 British Open notes: Mickelson, Johnson get world ranking honors; Rose not happy with majors stacked close together        ...
21:34, 2019-07-16

Man awarded £6.6bn over breast growth caused by drugs US drug firm Johnson & Johnson (J&J) has been told to pay $8bn (£6.6bn) in punitive damages to a man over claims he was not warned that an antipsychotic drug he was prescribed could lead to breas...
12:00, 2019-10-09

Merkel awarded her 17th honorary doctorate The German chancellor has been recognized for her leadership style by the HHL Leipzig Graduate School of Management. Merkel has received several similar titles, including from Harvard University....
18:34, 2019-08-31

L3Harris awarded nearly $12.8M for Eglin AN/FPS-85 radar work L3Harris has been awarded a $12.8 million contract for support of the Eglin AN/FPS-85 radar at Eglin Air Force Base in Florida, which is used to conduct space object identification and provide intelli...
02:51, 2019-09-20

BAE awarded $50.3M for nuclear missile work for U.S., Britain BAE Systems has received a new contract for services on the Trident II D5 nuclear weapon systems aboard U.S. and British submarines, including support of current systems and concepts for future versio...
13:17, 2019-09-27

HII awarded $58M for work on Columbus, Helena submarines The U.S. Navy awarded Huntington Ingalls Industries individual contracts for work on the USS Helena and USS Columbus, which includes repairs, maintenance, upgrades and modernization efforts....
01:17, 2019-09-26

Twins' Duffey awarded victory day later Minnesota Twins right-hander Tyler Duffey was awarded a win a day after pitching in a 4-3 victory over the Texas Rangers       ...
05:00, 2019-08-18

New Jersey man awarded $3.65 million after being hit by golf cart Mario Zaburski was playing at Alpine Country Club in 2015 when hit in knee by cart. He fell on his back, needed surgery and missed a year of work.       ...
03:00, 2019-08-02

ERAPSCO awarded $1B to produce sonobuoys for U.S. Navy ERAPSCO, a joint venture of Sparton and Ultra Electronics, has been awarded a potential $1 billion contract to build and deliver 932,500 sonobuoys for the U.S. Navy....
00:17, 2019-07-20

Brees awarded $6M in diamond fraud lawsuit A jury has awarded more than $6 million to Saints quarterback Drew Brees in a lawsuit that claimed a San Diego County jeweler sold him overpriced diamonds....
10:00, 2019-06-22

L3 awarded $9.2M to support Navy's 57mm HE-4G ammunition L3 Mustang Technology was awarded a $9.2 million contract for long-lead material to support 57mm MK 332 High Explosive-4 Bolt Guided Cartridge ammunition for the U.S. Navy's ships....
18:17, 2019-05-28

$300k grant awarded to Friends of PACC TUCSON – Friends of Pima Animal Care Center was awarded a $300,000 grant, the shelter announced Friday. Courtesy: Pima Animal Care Center Friends of PACC, the official nonprofit partner to PACC, is pa...
21:00, 2019-07-12

Four companies awarded $72.8M for special projects for Navy, DHS, CBP Four companies received contracts worth $72.8 million for unspecified special projects on new technology for the U.S. Navy, Department of Homeland Security, Customs and Border Protection and other age...
23:00, 2019-07-09

Kim Kardashian Awarded $2.7 Million in Lawsuit Against Missguided UPDATE: Kim Kardashian's $10 million February lawsuit against fast fashion retailer Missguided has come to an end. The reality star was awarded $2.7 million in damages in a default judgment......
22:17, 2019-07-03

TechnipFMC awarded $7.6 billion contract for Arctic LNG-2 Oil services firm TechnipFMC said on Tuesday it had been awarded a major engineering, procurement and construction contract by Russia's Novatek and its partners for the Arctic 2 liquefied natural gas ...
02:34, 2019-07-24

A Chemistry Nobel we can use: Lithium-ion batteries Enlarge / A diagram showing lithium ions moving between two different materials they can intercalate into. (credit: US DOE) Lithium-ion batteries have become central to everything from the mobile-el...
10:00, 2019-10-10

Here Are All the 2019 Nobel Prize Winners (So Far) The 2019 Nobel Prize announcements are underway this week, with the first prize, in the category of physiology or medicine, going to a trio of scientists for their work on cells’ ability to sens...
16:00, 2019-10-07

Here Are All the 2019 Nobel Prize Winners The 2019 Nobel Prize announcements are underway this week, with the first prize, in the category of physiology or medicine, going to a trio of scientists for their work on cells’ ability to sens...
03:34, 2019-10-12

Nobel in physics is a two-fer: Big Bang and exoplanets Enlarge (credit: NASA) Today's Nobel Prize in physics was evenly split between two discoveries and, thus, unevenly split among the three honored. Typically when this happens, the two discoveries are...
03:34, 2019-10-09

L3 awarded $73.7M for Navy submarine photonics mast programs L3 Technologies Inc. was awarded a $73.7 million contract for repair, upgrades and overall services for the U.S. Navy's submarine photonics mast programs....
21:17, 2019-06-27

Insitu awarded $47.9M to deliver ScanEagles to four U.S. allies in Asia Insitu was awarded a $47.9 million contract for a total of 34 ScanEagle reconnaissance unmanned air vehicles for the governments of Malaysia, Indonesia, the Philippines and Vietnam....
01:51, 2019-06-04

Ferrari owner who cannot look after his car after being injured on jet steps is awarded £100k A classic car enthusiast who can no longer look after his beloved Ferrari after slipping and falling while getting off an aeroplane has been awarded more than £100,000 in compensation....
17:17, 2019-08-21

Raytheon awarded $190.5M for Evolved Sea Sparrow Missile production Raytheon has been awarded a $190.5 million contract for materials and spares for low-rate initial production of the Evolved Sea Sparrow Missile for the U.S. Navy....
03:17, 2019-08-23

ERAPSCO awarded $1.04 billion U.S. defense contract -Pentagon ERAPSCO, a joint venture between Sparton Corp and a subsidiary of Ultra Electronics, was awarded a $1.041 billion U.S. defense contract on Thursday to produce air-launched, expendable sonobuoys used i...
03:51, 2019-07-19

ERAPSCO awarded $1.04 billion U.S. defense contract: Pentagon ERAPSCO, a joint venture between Sparton Corp and a subsidiary of Ultra Electronics, was awarded a $1.041 billion U.S. defense contract on Thursday to produce air-launched, expendable sonobuoys used i...
00:34, 2019-07-19

Market awarded $44M in racism dispute with Oberlin College ELYRIA, Ohio (AP) — Owners of a market accused of racism have been awarded more than $44 million in a lawsuit claiming Oberlin College hurt their business and libeled them. The jury in Lorain County, ...
23:34, 2019-06-13

BAE awarded $67M to develop amphibious combat vehicle for Marines BAE Systems was awarded a $67 million contract to develop three amphibious combat vehicle command and control variants, as well as the ACV medium caliber cannon MRV, for the U.S. Marines....
18:51, 2019-06-21

HII awarded $687M to modernize, maintain USS Gerald R. Ford Huntington Ingalls was awarded a five-year, $687 million contract for work on the USS Gerald R. Ford, which includes repair and modernization, as well as continuous and emergent maintenance....
16:17, 2019-06-13

Scientists behind first image of black hole awarded $3m prize Hundreds of researchers share Breakthrough prize in fundamental physicsAn international collaboration that captured the first image of a black hole, a cosmic plughole from which nothing that enters ca...
23:51, 2019-09-05

Leidos awarded $72.8M for Navy's TRAPS sub detection system Leidos Inc. was awarded a $72.8 million contract for work on the Transformational Reliable Acoustic Path System submarine detection sonar for the U.S. Navy, the Defense Department announced....
21:17, 2019-06-27

Drew Brees awarded $6M in diamond-fraud lawsuit SAN DIEGO — A jury has awarded more than $6 million to New Orleans Saints quarterback Drew Brees in a lawsuit that claimed a San Diego County jeweler sold him overpriced diamonds. The San Diego Union-...
06:00, 2019-06-22

NFL QB Drew Brees awarded $6M in diamond fraud lawsuit New Orleans Saints quarterback Drew Brees won more than $6 million in a San Diego court Friday over a lawsuit that claimed he had been sold overpriced diamonds from a jeweler more than a decade ago....
14:51, 2019-06-22

Look: Italian man awarded Guinness record for newspaper collection An Italian man who has been collecting newspapers since he was only 10 years old was awarded a Guinness World Record for his collection of 1,444 different titles....
19:00, 2019-07-02

Northrop Grumman awarded $1.39B for new Air Force navigation system The Air Force awarded the $1.39 billion contract for production and sustainment of the Embedded GPS Inertial Navigation System Modernization, which offers new capabilities and is more adaptable to new...
23:00, 2019-09-30

Sikorsky awarded $542M for six VH-92A helicopters for presidential fleet Sikorsky was awarded a $542 million contract to build six VH-92A helicopters as part of the presidential fleet, which the Navy said will increase performance and payload over the current fleet....
18:00, 2019-06-11

Three companies awarded $1.8B to support Navy shipbuilding programs BAE, Serco and Scientific Research Corp. have received contracts worth up to a combined $1.8 billion to support systems capabilities work on all new and overhauled Navy aircraft carriers and large-dec...
21:17, 2019-06-27

Lockheed awarded $492.1M for HIMARS systems for U.S., Poland, Romania Lockheed Martin was awarded a $492.1 million contract for High Mobility Artillery Rocket Systems M142 launchers and associated hardware for the U.S. Army, U.S. Marine Corps, Romania and Poland....
03:34, 2019-07-17

Lockheed awarded $1.1B in contracts for F-16 work for Slovakia, Iraq Lockheed Martin was awarded $1.1 billion in two separate contracts Wednesday for production and support of F-16 aircraft for Slovakia, and F-16 support and establishment of a training detachment at Ba...
19:34, 2019-08-01

Two World War II veterans awarded their service medals over 70 years later Two men who served in world War II were awarded their much overdue service medals. The veterans have two different stories, but each are finally holding their well earned awards 70 years after their s...
11:34, 2019-06-01

Lockheed awarded $405.7M contract for Army's hypersonic missile Lockheed Martin Space received a $405.7 million contract for the U.S. Army's hypersonic Conventional Prompt Strike missile, the Defense Department said....
22:34, 2019-08-07

IAF Day: Squadrons That Participated In Balakot Strike Awarded Citations Two squadrons of the Indian Air Force, which played a role in the Balakot air strike, were decorated with citations at the Hindon base on the 87th Indian Air Force (IAF) Day....
15:00, 2019-10-08

Pranab Mukherjee To Be Awarded Bharat Ratna Today Pranab Mukherjee to get Bharat Ratna today. Mr Mukherjee's life-long political career spanned about five decades, during which he held various key posts in the Congress as well as in the government....
10:34, 2019-08-08

UGC To Study Quality Of PhD Thesis For Doctoral Degrees Awarded In Last 10 Yrs The move comes following concern raised by various quarters about degrading quality of research in the country and duplication of subjects on which PhDs are done....
13:17, 2019-05-28

Lockheed awarded $176M for repairs on Navy's SPY-1 radar Lockheed Martin was awarded a $176.3 million contract to repair an element of the U.S. Navy's Aegis AN/SPY-1 weapon system, the Defense Department announced....
21:00, 2019-08-12

Nobel laureate Toni Morrison dead at 88 Nobel laureate Toni Morrison, a pioneer and reigning giant of modern literature whose imaginative power in “Beloved,” “Song of Solomon” and other works transformed American letters, has died at age 88...
19:34, 2019-08-06

Peter Handke's Nobel win sparks outrage The decision to award Austrian writer Peter Handke a Nobel Prize in Literature has sparked widespread outrage, with critics calling it "shameful" that the award has been given to a "genocide denier."...
13:00, 2019-10-11

3 win Nobel in Chemistry for work on lithium-ion batteries Three scientists have won this year’s Nobel Prize in Chemistry for their contributions to lithium-ion batteries, which have reshaped energy storage and transformed cars, mobile phones and many other d...
13:00, 2019-10-09

Harvard's Dr William Kaelin Jr discusses Nobel win A Massachusetts researcher says he had " an out-of-body type of experience" when he got a predawn call informing him that he was one of three scientist won the 2019 Nobel Prize for Physiology or Medic...
23:34, 2019-10-07

Are we alone? Nobel Prize goes to 3 who tackled cosmic query The Nobel Prize in Physics goes to three scientists for tackling some of the most basic questions in the cosmos and humanity: How did we get here, and are we alone?...
00:34, 2019-10-09

Abiy Ahmed: Ethiopia's first Nobel laureate The prime minister of Ethiopia has won the Nobel Peace Prize for his rapid domestic political reforms and for making peace with Eritrea. In Ethiopia, some say he has reopened ethnic conflicts and upro...
19:00, 2019-10-11

Nobel laureates on a quest for world peace Juan Manuel Santos, Lech Walesa, David Trimble, Jody Williams and Shirin Ebadi are analyzing the reasons for global conflict. Although they point to three issues in particular, there are others as wel...
07:51, 2019-09-23

James Peebles shares Nobel in physics Canadian-born James Peebles, 84, an emeritus professor at Princeton University shares this year's Nobel Prize in Physics along with two Swiss scientists. (Oct. 8)        ...
05:00, 2019-10-09

Nobel in Chemistry Given for Work on Lithium-Ion Batteries The Nobel Prize in Chemistry was awarded to three scientists for their work developing lithium-ion batteries—power sources that touched off a technological revolution that gave rise to cellphones and ...
13:00, 2019-10-09

10 uses for the Nobel-prize winning lithium ion battery Developers of the lithium ion battery were awarded the Nobel Prize in Chemistry. Check out some key uses for the award-winning technology.       ...
06:00, 2019-10-10

Who are the Nobel Peace Prize favorites and when will it be announced?: What you should know The coveted prize is awarded annually to the person or organization who has done the most to promote world peace.        ...
14:34, 2019-10-11

| Humans will not 'migrate' to other planets, Nobel winner says Humans will never migrate to a planet outside of Earth's solar system because it would take far too long to get there, Swiss Nobel laureate Michel Mayor says....
16:34, 2019-10-10

3 win Nobel Prize in Physics for cosmology work Three scientists won the 2019 Nobel Prize in Physics on Tuesday for their work in understanding how the universe has evolved, and the Earth's place in it. One winner, Professor James Peebles, spoke to...
15:34, 2019-10-08

Lockheed Martin awarded $1.4B for contract Saudi THAAD system Lockheed Martin received a $1.4 billion contract for support items and construction of the Terminal High Altitude Area Defense interceptor for Saudi Arabia, which was part of a $110 billion deal annou...
21:17, 2019-07-22

Lockheed Martin awarded $76.7M for AEGIS development, test sites Lockheed Martin has been awarded a $76.7 million contract that exercises options for operation and maintenance of AEGIS missile system development and test sites for the U.S. Navy and others....
01:17, 2019-06-21

Science Applications awarded $41.8M for work on Navy missile systems Science Applications International was awarded $41.8 million by the U.S. Navy for the overhaul and repair of the MK-82 Director and AN/SPG-62 Antenna systems, both part of the AEGIS combat system suit...
22:17, 2019-06-17

Leidos Inc. awarded $66.7M for Air Force Research Lab C4ISR sensor work Leidos Inc. received a $66.7 million contract with the U.S. Air Force to develop sensors and sensor systems for intelligence, surveillance, reconnaissance and battlespace awareness, the Pentagon annou...
22:17, 2019-07-03

Olivia Colman awarded CBE in Queen's birthday honours list Sculptor Rachel Whiteread becomes a dame and Tunnock’s teacake creator is knightedOlivia Colman, who plays the Queen in the forthcoming series of Netflix’s The Crown, has been awarded a CBE in the Que...
15:34, 2019-06-08

Lockheed Martin awarded $9.3M for post shakedown work on USS Billings Lockheed Martin was awarded a $9.3 million contract to provide post shakedown availability on the U.S. Navy's future USS Billings, a littoral combat ship undergoing sea trials....
01:51, 2019-06-04

Lockheed Martin awarded $492 million defense contract -Pentagon Lockheed Martin was awarded a $492 million contract to produce launchers and support equipment for the M142 High Mobility Artillery Rocket Systems for the U.S. Army, the Pentagon said on Monday....
00:51, 2019-07-16

Lockheed awarded $7.1M to integrate, test combat system on new frigates Lockheed Martin was awarded a $7.1 million contract for combat system ship integration and testing on the next generation of guided-missile frigate, the FFG(X), which is in the early stages of design ...
23:00, 2019-07-02

Dean Obeidallah Is Awarded $4.1 Million in Lawsuit Against The Daily Stormer The neo-Nazi website falsely accused Mr. Obeidallah, a comedian, of committing terrorism. He hopes to give money to organizations that fight white supremacy....
14:34, 2019-06-17

Meet the 26 creatives who have been awarded 'genius grants' from the MacArthur Foundation The Chicago-based MacArthur Foundation has awarded a no-strings-attached stipend of $625,000 to 26 creatives.        ...
18:51, 2019-09-25

Former NYC student awarded nearly $60M after chemistry experiment left him severely disfigured A former New York City high school student was awarded nearly $60 million by a jury after he was left severely disfigured in a horrific chemistry experiment gone wrong....
15:51, 2019-07-02

Beacon HS student burned in botched chemistry experiment awarded nearly $60M A Manhattan jury on Monday awarded nearly $60 million in damages to a former Beacon High School student who was badly burned in a botched chemistry experiment five years ago. After a nearly three-week...
22:17, 2019-07-01

Louisiana teen accepted into 139 colleges, awarded $8.7 million in scholarships Normandie Cormier, 18, had to narrow down her options after receiving more than 100 acceptance letters and millions in scholarships.        ...
06:51, 2019-05-29

Boeing awarded $999M contract for A-10 Warthog wing replacements Boeing has been awarded a $999 million contract for 112 A-10 wing assemblies and 15 wing kits, which will cover 109 aircraft and leave three spare sets. Earlier this month, Boeing finished wing replac...
03:17, 2019-08-23

Government Firm Awarded Contract To MP Sex Racket Accused, Says Advocate A factory owned by one of the accused in the Madhya Pradesh sex scandal had allegedly received a contract from the Nuclear Power Corporation of India (NPCI) in 2018, an advocate arguing a case related...
09:34, 2019-10-05

Homeless Student Awarded $3 Million in Scholarships, Named Valedictorian For most high school students, their senior year is riddled with challenges. But outside of the demands of homework and having hormones on the fritz, 17-year-old Tupac Mosley of Memphis, Tenn., faces ...
21:01, 2019-05-22

General Atomics awarded $36.4M for drone, intelligence work in Afghanistan General Atomics Aeronautical Systems Inc. received a $36.4 million contract for unmanned drone intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance services, the Defense Department announced....
20:34, 2019-05-31

CBI Officers Who Led Saradha, 2G Probe Awarded President's Police Medals CBI officers who are probing the Saradha ponzi scam and the 2G telecom spectrum allocation scam are among the 32 personnel from the agency awarded the coveted police medals on the occasion of......
06:34, 2019-08-15

SpaceX sues over 'wrongly awarded' Air Force rocket contracts To say that SpaceX was unhappy with losing out on the US Air Force's rocket development contracts would be an understatement. The company has sued the US government under claims that the Air For...
02:51, 2019-05-23

Raytheon awarded $101.3M to build anti-tank missiles for U.S. Army Raytheon has been awarded a $101.3 million contract to build the radio-controlled tactically-launched optically-tracked wireless-guided anti-tank missiles for the U.S. Army....
03:51, 2019-05-22

Bell Boeing awarded $42.2M ffor engineering, technical support for V-22 Bell Boeing was awarded a $42.2 million contract for engineering and technical support for the V-22 Osprey flight control system and on-aircraft avionics for the U.S. Marine Corps and Air Force....
03:51, 2019-05-22

Ralph Lauren awarded honorary knighthood for services to fashion Seventy-nine-year-old becomes first American designer to receive the honourRalph Lauren has received an honorary knighthood for services to fashion, becoming the first American designer to be awarded ...
03:01, 2019-06-20

Lockheed Martin awarded $492 million defense contract: Pentagon Lockheed Martin was awarded a $492 million contract to produce launchers and support equipment for the M142 High Mobility Artillery Rocket Systems for the U.S. Army, the Pentagon said on Monday....
00:34, 2019-07-16

17 Indian Peacekeepers In South Sudan Awarded Medals For Service Seventeen Indian peacekeepers deployed with the United Nation mission (UN) in South Sudan have been awarded medals in recognition of their service to the people in the world's youngest country....
12:34, 2019-09-12

Geoffrey Rush awarded $2 million in Sydney defamation case Oscar-winning actor Geoffrey Rush has been was awarded 2.9 million Australian dollars ($2 million) damages in a defamation case against a newspaper publisher and journalist over reports he had been ac...
14:51, 2019-05-23

Study of French postmen's testicles is an Ig Nobel winner Nappy-changing machine and saliva calculation also triumph in annual science prizeThere comes a time in a scientist’s life when the surest route to global fame involves a bevy of naked French postmen ...
10:34, 2019-09-13

Nobel-winning author Toni Morrison dead at 88 U.S. author Toni Morrison, whose 1987 novel "Beloved" about a runaway slave won a Pulitzer Prize and contributed to a body of work that made her the first black woman to be presented the Nobel Prize i...
00:34, 2019-08-07

Kary B. Mullis, 74, Dies; Found a Way to Analyze DNA and Won Nobel His discovery created a new world of possibilities in diagnosing disease, unearthing the past and assisting in criminal cases, including O.J. Simpson’s murder trial....
20:00, 2019-08-16

Chemistry Nobel Prize Goes to Lithium-Ion Batteries, Even If They Explode Sometimes The Nobel Foundation has awarded scientists John B. Goodenough, M. Stanley Whittingham, and Akira Yoshino the Nobel Prize in Chemistry for their work developing lithium-ion batteries. Read more......
21:34, 2019-10-09

Our bodies’ built-in oxygen sensing gets three a Nobel in Medicine Enlarge / Levels of red blood cells are adjusted based on the activity of the pathway defined by this work. (credit: Getty) Today's Nobel Prize in Medicine was awarded to three researchers who helpe...
08:00, 2019-10-08

| WATCH | Trio win chemistry Nobel for lithium-ion battery Three researchers won the Nobel Chemistry Prize for the development of lithium-ion batteries, paving the way for smartphones and a fossil fuel-free society....
21:34, 2019-10-09

| WATCH | Ethiopian PM wins Nobel Peace Prize The son of poor villagers, a spy boss, and now the man behind dizzying attempts to reform Africa's fastest-growing economy and heal wounds with Ethiopia's neighbours, Abiy Ahmed has seen an unpredicta...
07:34, 2019-10-12

Nobel prize in chemistry goes to developers of lithium-ion batteries The 2019 Nobel prize in chemistry has been awarded to John Goodenough, Stanley Whittingham and Akira Yoshino for the development of lithium-ion batteries....
18:34, 2019-10-09

‘Nobel Prize in stupidity’: Holocaust survivor wants AOC out of Congress There are few remaining survivors of concentration camps. Ed Mosberg is one of them. And the 93-year-old from Morris Plains, NJ, has no time for Rep. ­Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez’s statements last week, ...
13:00, 2019-06-30

Lithium-ion batteries: How they work and why their creators earned a Nobel The lithium-ion battery is a technological breakthrough that helped its creators earn the Nobel Prize in Chemistry on Wednesday.       ...
06:00, 2019-10-10

3 get Nobel Medicine prize for learning how cells use oxygen Three scientists won the Nobel Prize in physiology or medicine for discovering how cells respond to differing oxygen levels, paving the way for promising strategies to fight anemia, cancer and other d...
17:00, 2019-10-07

Why Greta Thunberg Didn't Win The Nobel Peace Prize Teenage climate activist Greta Thunberg was the odds-on favorite to win this year's Nobel Peace Prize.The award would have capped an already extraordinary year, in which Thunberg evolved from a......
19:34, 2019-10-11

Nobel-winner Paul Nurse on Brexit: ‘The UK is turning in on itself’ Scientists fear the UK has lost its way due to Brexit and research could suffer as a result, one of the country’s most respected scientists tells New Scientist...
17:00, 2019-05-21

The Latest: 3 win Nobel Chemistry prize for battery work The 2019 Nobel Prize in Chemistry has been awarded to John B. Goodenough, M. Stanley Whittingham and Akira Yoshino for the development of lithium-ion batteries...
13:00, 2019-10-09

‘The Big Bang Theory’ gets shout out before Nobel Prize announcement STOCKHOLM — Life imitated art Tuesday when “The Big Bang Theory” — the American TV sitcom, not the scientific explanation for how the universe began — entered the annals of Nobel Prize his...
00:00, 2019-10-09

Economist who slated colleagues’ work is tipped for Nobel Ariel Rubinstein, who says economics lacks common sense, heads list of likely winnersAn economics professor who has trashed the work of his colleagues and their ability to forecast how economies will ...
00:51, 2019-10-14

Nobel-winning physicist Murray Gell-Man dies at 89 SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — Murray Gell-Mann, the Nobel Prize-winning physicist who brought order to the universe by helping discover and classify subatomic particles, has died at the age of 89. Gell-Mann d...
00:51, 2019-05-27

A Nobel prize that dishonours the victims of genocide | Ed Vuilliamy Whatever his literary merits, Peter Handke’s dismal morals should have disqualified himSo, the highest award in literature goes to a writer who denies the existence of concentration camps that it was ...
08:17, 2019-10-13

3 win Nobel Prize in Physics for work to understand cosmos STOCKHOLM (AP) — A Canadian-American cosmologist and two Swiss scientists won this year's Nobel Prize in Physics on Tuesday for their work in understanding how the universe has evolved from the Big Ba...
08:00, 2019-10-09

Chemistry Nobel hails work on lithium ion batteries Lithium ion batteries have “revolutionized our lives” since they first entered the market in 1991, the Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences said. “They have laid the foundation of a wireless, fossil fuel...
21:00, 2019-10-09

Cycling: Froome awarded 2011 Vuelta crown after Cobo doping ban Eight years on, Chris Froome has been crowned winner of the 2011 Vuelta a Espana after Spain's Juan Jose Cobo was stripped of the title following a doping violation....
13:34, 2019-07-18

Comedian Dean Obeidallah awarded $4.1M in defamation suit against Daily Stormer A federal judge has ordered the publishers of a white supremacist website, the Daily Stormer, to pay $4.1 million in damages to Muslim comedian Dean Obeidallah for publishing false statements accusing...
04:17, 2019-06-14

FLIR Surveillance awarded $12.6M for sensors aboard littoral combat ships FLIR Surveillance Inc. received a $12.6 million contract for supplies, repairs and upgrades to sensor systems aboard U.S. Navy littoral combat ships....
03:34, 2019-08-17

Should Man City and Tottenham have been awarded penalties? VAR controversy strikes Premier League again Another weekend of Premier League football in 2019/20, another raft of VAR controversies to spark fierce debate over the use of technology in the game....
05:00, 2019-08-26

UFC's Yoel Romero awarded $27 million in tainted supplement lawsuit Yoel Romero's name has been further cleared of wrongdoing after a 2016 drug test was proven to have stemmed from a tainted supplement.        ...
21:34, 2019-05-29

Simon Taufel Claims England Were "Mistakenly" Awarded Extra Run In Final Simon Taufel claimed that umpires had made a "clear mistake", as the England batsmen had not crossed for their second run in the final over, and should have been awarded five runs and not six....
21:34, 2019-07-15

UPDATE 1-Lockheed awarded $1.48 bln Saudi missile defense contract -Pentagon Lockheed Martin was awarded a $1.48 billion contract to build the THAAD missile defense system for Saudi Arabia, bringing the total value of the deal to $5.36 billion, the Pentagon said on Friday....
01:51, 2019-07-20

Lockheed awarded $1.48 billion Saudi missile defense contract: Pentagon Lockheed Martin was awarded a $1.48 billion contract to build the THAAD missile defense system for Saudi Arabia, bringing the total value of the deal to $5.36 billion, the Pentagon said on Friday....
01:51, 2019-07-20

Vaclav Havel Human Rights Prize awarded to Ilham Tohti The Council of Europe has awarded its prestigious annual human rights award to imprisoned Uighur activist Ilham Tohti. It has also jointly honored the Balkan-based Youth Initiative for Human Rights....
22:00, 2019-09-30

Benson Primary School awarded Kids Heart Challenge grant BENSON- The American Heart Association’s Kids Heart Challenge awarded grants to more than 170 elementary schools across the country to encourage kids to be active. Benson Primary School was one ...
02:17, 2019-09-07

Teams 3D Print Planetary Habitats, Awarded $700K in NASA Challenge After 30 hours of 3D printing over four days of head-to-head competition, NASA and partner Bradley University of Peoria, Illinois, have awarded $700,000 to two teams in the final round of the 3D-Print...
17:34, 2019-05-21

Boeing awarded $280M contract for small diameter bomb integration The indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract calls for Boeing to integrate the Small Diameter Bomb I glide bomb onto some weapons platforms and deliver support to the system....
22:51, 2019-09-28

Faxon, Major Tool awarded $600M for next-gen area attack warhead Faxon Machining and Major Tool & Machine will share a $600 million contract to produce 15,000 BLU-186/B area attack warheads for the U.S. Air Force over the next seven years as a replacement for clust...
21:00, 2019-10-02

General Atomics awarded $12.5M for EMALS work on Navy's aircraft carriers General Atomics won a $12.5 million contract for repair of items involved with the Electromagnetic Aircraft Launch Systems and advanced arresting gear developed for Ford-class aircraft carriers of the...
19:34, 2019-10-04

AAR Defense Systems & Logistics awarded contract for Afghan Air Force C-130s AAR Defense Systems and Logistics received a $209.9 million contract for logistics support of the Afghanistan Air Force's C-130 planes, the Pentagon announced....
00:51, 2019-07-06

Family of Man Who Died of Dehydration in David Clarke's Jail Awarded $6.75 Million The family of Terrill Thomas, a mentally ill man who died of “profound dehydration” in a jail run by former Milwaukee County Sheriff David Clarke have been awarded $6.75 million in a settlement, accor...
02:51, 2019-05-29

Elena Cornaro Piscopia: Google Doodle honours the first woman to be awarded a PhD Many people won't have heard of Elena Cornaro Piscopia, but as the first woman to receive a doctorate, she is credited with paving the way for women in academia....
12:17, 2019-06-05

Why Greta Thunberg Has A Better Shot At Winning Nobel Than Edward Snowden Swedish climate activist Greta Thunberg, Brazilian indigenous leader Raoni Metuktire and Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed have dominated the Nobel Peace Prize lists, the awards for which will be......
21:34, 2019-10-10

Toni Morrison, author and Nobel laureate, dies aged 88 In novels including Beloved and The Bluest Eye, acclaimed author dramatised African-American experience with fierce passion‘Love is never any better than the lover’: Toni Morrison – a life in quotesTo...
22:34, 2019-08-06

| SCARY? Nobel Prize winning physicist speaks of 'little green men' Professor Didier Queloz of Cambridge University, who has jointly been awarded the Nobel Prize in Physics, says he strongly believes that alien life exists....
11:34, 2019-10-09

Nobel Prize-Winning Writer Toni Morrison Dies At 88 Toni Morrison, the first African American woman to win the Nobel Prize for Literature, has died following a short illness, her family said in a statement on Tuesday. She was 88....
16:34, 2019-08-06

Dark Matter and Exoplanet Discoveries Win Nobel Physics Prize Canadian-American cosmologist James Peebles and Swiss astronomers Michel Mayor and Didier Queloz on Tuesday won the Nobel Physics Prize for research that increases the understanding of our place in......
15:00, 2019-10-10

World mourns the death of Nobel laureate Toni Morrison Nobel laureate Toni Morrison, a pioneer and reigning giant of modern literature whose imaginative power in “Beloved,” “Song of Solomon” and other works transformed American letters, has died at age 88...
23:34, 2019-08-06

Creators of modern rechargeable batteries share Nobel prize If you had to slip a couple AAs into your smartphone every morning to check your email, browse Instagram, and text your friends, chances are the mobile revolution would not have been quite so revoluti...
11:00, 2019-10-10

Toni Morrison, 'Beloved' author and Nobel laureate, dies at 88 Toni Morrison, author of seminal works of literature on the black experience such as "Beloved," "Song of Solomon" and "Sula" and the first African-American woman to win a Nobel Prize, has died, her pu...
00:34, 2019-08-07

Nobel Prize-winning author Toni Morrison dies The first black woman to receive the Nobel literature prize, Toni Morrison, has died at the age of 88. Her novel "Beloved" won the Pulitzer Prize for fiction in 1988....
02:34, 2019-08-07

Nobel Prize in Chemistry Honors Work on Lithium-Ion Batteries John B. Goodenough, M. Stanley Whittingham and Akira Yoshino were recognized for research that has “laid the foundation of a wireless, fossil fuel-free society.”...
17:34, 2019-10-09

Nobel-winning physicist who ‘brought order to universe’ dies at 89 SANTA FE, NM — Murray Gell-Mann, the Nobel Prize-winning physicist who brought order to the universe by helping discover and classify subatomic particles, has died at the age of 89. Gell-Mann died Fri...
20:00, 2019-05-27

'Big Bang Theory' gets shout out at Nobel Prize announcement ceremony Life imitated art Tuesday when "The Big Bang Theory" — the American TV sitcom, not the scientific explanation for how the universe began — entered the annals of Nobel Prize history....
19:00, 2019-10-09

Cubed wombat poop, why your left nut runs hot, among Ig Nobel winners Enlarge / A "Moment of Science" in the 2017 Ig Nobel ceremony: Daniel Davis faces a Tesla coil. (credit: Mike Binveniste/Improbable Research) Over the years, curious intrepid scientists have gleaned...
09:00, 2019-09-13

Ethiopian PM Abiy Ahmed Ali, 43, Wins Nobel Peace Prize Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed, hailed as a visionary and reformer, won the Nobel Peace Prize on Friday for his efforts to resolve the long-running conflict with neighbouring foe Eritrea....
19:34, 2019-10-11

Pen-chewing research wins Ig Nobel prize for German scientist A German scientist was awarded an Ig Nobel prize for discovering that holding a pen in your mouth does not bring joy. Other winners proved that one testicle is warmer than the other and that banknotes...
15:00, 2019-09-13

We were promised a less Eurocentric Nobel. We got two laureates from Europe | Maya Jaggi Olga Tokarczuk and Peter Handke may be fine writers but their awards only add to suspicions over the prize’s limited horizonsOlga Tokarczuk: the dreadlocked feminist winner the Nobel needed‘A troublin...
10:34, 2019-10-12

Greta Thunberg Didn't Win the Nobel Peace Prize. Good. On Friday, the Nobel Peace Prize was awarded to Ethiopia Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed Ali. He won for helping de-escalating long-simmering tensions with neighboring Eritrea.Read more......
10:34, 2019-10-12

Trump can’t stop talking about the Nobel Peace Prize. It might have something to do with Obama. Trump’s fascination with the most prestigious foreign affairs award in the world fits a well-known theme of his presidency: his dogged pursuit of praise, validation and superlatives....
04:51, 2019-09-24

No Idea Why Obama Got Nobel Prize, Says Trump; Complains He Deserves It Trump went on to raise the surprise awarding of the one of the world's most prestigious accolades in 2009 to his predecessor in the White House Barack Obama....
05:51, 2019-09-24

Greta Thunberg wins 'alternative Nobel' for environmental work Chinese women’s rights advocate Guo Jianmei also among quartet of ‘practical visionaries’ recognised in Right Livelihood awardsDays after her powerful speech to the UN climate action summit reverberat...
15:51, 2019-09-25

President Trump Insists He Would Get a Nobel Prize, If ‘They Gave It Out Fairly’ On Monday, President Trump said that Nobel Prizes aren’t handed out “fairly.” And if they were, he believes he would receive one for “a lot of things.” While speaking to ...
17:17, 2019-09-24

| From Michael Jackson to Hitler, unlikely names for Nobel Peace Prize Eighty years ago on the brink of the bloodiest conflict in history, Adolf Hitler was nominated for the Nobel Peace Prize, illustrating that literally anyone can be nominated....
18:00, 2019-10-04

Nobel prize for medicine goes to discovery of how cells sense oxygen The Nobel prize in physiology or medicine has been jointly awarded to William Kaelin of Harvard University, Peter Ratcliffe of Oxford University and Gregg Semenza of Johns Hopkins University, for thei...
17:00, 2019-10-07

Nobel Prize-Winning Ethiopian PM Known For Unpredictable Working Style Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed, winner of the 2019 Nobel Peace Prize on Friday for ending 20 years of hostility with neighbouring Eritrea, can arouse strong reactions at home....
19:34, 2019-10-11

Peter Handke: an adversarial talent and controversial Nobel laureate Since his 1966 debut The Hornets, the Austrian playwright and author has tested, inspired and shocked audiences‘A troubling choice’: authors criticise Handke’s winOlga Tokarczuk: the dreadlocked femin...
13:34, 2019-10-11

Nobel Prize for Physics winners reveal secrets of space Between the deeply mystifying, intangible stuff — dark energy and dark matter — and the similarly complex, yet tangible findings — exoplanets — 2019's winners bring us ever closer to grasping our plac...
22:34, 2019-10-08

Science of far-away planets and infant universe wins Nobel prize Canadian-American cosmologist James Peebles and Swiss scientists Michel Mayor and Didier Queloz won the 2019 Nobel Prize for Physics on Tuesday for revealing the wonder of the evolution of the univers...
16:34, 2019-10-08

Nobel prize in physics for discovery of exoplanet orbiting a star The Nobel prize in physics has been jointly awarded to  James Peebles, Michel Mayor and Didier Queloz for their contributions to our understanding of the evolution of the universe and Earth’s place in...
13:00, 2019-10-08

Nobel Prize winner says battery recycling key to meeting EV demand Akira Yoshino, who was awarded the Nobel Prize in Chemistry with two others, said the industry should look for ways to increase the amount of solar and wind energy that can be stored in batteries used...
16:34, 2019-10-10

Woman who was forced to give birth in handcuffs awarded $610,000 in New York City settlement The complaint also said that she fed her baby with only one arm because she was still handcuffed after the birth.        ...
21:51, 2019-07-05

INSIGHT-Congo Republic president's adviser awarded oil licenses at heart of Eni probe A Congolese presidential advisor played a key role in awarding oil licenses now at the heart of a corruption probe by Italian authorities that has engulfed energy giant Eni SpA and the family of its c...
15:00, 2019-10-10

Chris Froome awarded 2011 Vuelta a España title after Cobo doping ban Team Sky rider originally finished second to Spanish riderFroome is now the first British winner of a Grand TourChris Froome has officially been named as the winner of the 2011 Vuelta a España followi...
01:51, 2019-07-18

Myanmar’s temple city Bagan awarded UNESCO World Heritage status UNESCO inscribed Myanmar’s ancient capital of Bagan as a World Heritage Site on Saturday, nearly a quarter of a century after the complex of Buddhist temples was first nominated for listing....
16:34, 2019-07-06

Ash Barty awarded place in Australian sport's hall of fame after stellar year Tennis world No 1 wins prestigious Don awardParalympian Louise Sauvage elevated to legend status World No 1 Ashleigh Barty and Paralympic great Louise Sauvage made history with their honours at the Sp...
10:34, 2019-10-11

New report finds NASA awarded Boeing large fees despite SLS launch slips Enlarge / When will NASA's Space Launch System rocket take flight? (credit: NASA) As NASA talks up its Artemis Program to return humans to the Moon by the year 2024, a new report from the US Governm...
20:17, 2019-06-19

Jilted wife awarded $3.2M in revenge porn case involving Army couple FAYETTEVILLE, N.C. — A North Carolina woman has been awarded $3.2 million in a libel and revenge porn lawsuit against her ex-husband and his new girlfriend. A jury on Monday sided with Elizabeth Ann C...
13:34, 2019-08-27

Special Forces Sergeant, Killed in Niger Ambush, Is Awarded a Silver Star The award to Staff Sgt. Dustin M. Wright is one of nine to soldiers for their actions in a deadly ambush that has primarily spawned investigations, recriminations and reprimands....
03:00, 2019-08-15

Grand Canyon University student awarded golden buzzer on ‘America’s Got Talent’ (CNN)  – “America’s Got Talent” judge Howie Mandel used his foot to tap his Golden Buzzer for a singer/songwriter he called “electric” on Tuesday night. Mandel was ...
00:51, 2019-06-06

Ruth Bader Ginsburg awarded honourary degree in 1st outing since cancer treatment Ginsburg said the two women who inspired her as a youngster were groundbreaking aviator Amelia Earhart and the fictional teenage detective Nancy Drew....
21:00, 2019-08-26

Cubed wombat poop, why your left scrotum runs hot, among Ig Nobel winners Enlarge / A "Moment of Science" in the 2017 Ig Nobel ceremony: Daniel Davis faces a Tesla coil. (credit: Mike Binveniste/Improbable Research) Over the years, curious intrepid scientists have gleaned...
03:34, 2019-09-13

| Nobel Prize-winning physicist Murray Gell-Mann dead at 89 Murray Gell-Mann, a physicist who theorised the existence of the quark and won a Nobel Prize for his method of classifying particles, has died at age 89, the California Institute of Technology (Caltec...
20:34, 2019-05-27

"You Had The Nobel Prize?" Trump Asks Yazidi Activist Nadia Murad US President Donald Trump on Wednesday appeared unfamiliar with the work and cause of Nobel laureate Nadia Murad as she pleaded with him to help the Yazidis of Iraq....
04:34, 2019-07-18

Doctors who deciphered body's response to oxygen win Nobel Medicine Prize Two Americans and a Briton won the 2019 Nobel Medicine Prize on Monday for discovering a molecular switch that regulates how cells adapt to fluctuating oxygen levels, opening up new approaches to trea...
16:34, 2019-10-07

| WATCH | Nobel Physics Prize honours dark matter and exoplanets Canadian-American cosmologist James Peebles and Swiss astronomers Michel Mayor and Didier Queloz have won the Nobel Physics Prize for research that increases the understanding of our place in the univ...
15:00, 2019-10-08

Climate activist Greta Thunberg wins 'alternative Nobel Prize' Swedish teenage climate activist Greta Thunberg was named on Wednesday as one of four winners of the 2019 Right Livelihood Award, known as Sweden's alternative Nobel Prize....
09:51, 2019-09-25

'A troubling choice': authors criticise Peter Handke's controversial Nobel win Writers including Salman Rushdie, Hari Kunzru and Slavoj Žižek say the 2019 Nobel laureate ‘combines great insight with shocking ethical blindness’Olga Tokarczuk: the dreadlocked feminist winner the N...
01:00, 2019-10-11

Dr. Gregg Semenza won a Nobel Prize. His first instinct was to call his mother in New York 2019 Nobel laureate Gregg Semenza of Tarrytown credits his teachers in Sleepy Hollow, New York, with sparking his interest in science.        ...
06:34, 2019-10-08

Nobel Medicine Prize won by doctors for work on cells' response to oxygen Two Americans and a Briton won the 2019 Nobel Medicine Prize on Monday for discovering a molecular switch that regulates how cells adapt to fluctuating oxygen levels, opening up new approaches to trea...
03:34, 2019-10-08

Nobel Peace Prize laureates weigh in on Trump's chance of winning The Nobel Prize Committee is just weeks away from announcing its 2019 recipient, months after it surfaced that President Trump was nominated by multiple people for the esteemed prize....
10:17, 2019-09-23

No-deal Brexit would leave science dead for years, say Nobel prizewinners Top scientists accuse Boris Johnson of sacrificing the UK’s research reputation – and billions of pounds in EU grantsTwo Nobel laureates and other top scientists are accusing Boris Johnson of destroyi...
02:34, 2019-10-09

'They gave one to Obama': Trump complains he deserves a Nobel prize – video Donald Trump has suggested he is deserving of a Nobel prize 'for a lot of things', but has not received one yet because they are not given out fairly. 'They gave one to Obama immediately ... and he ha...
22:51, 2019-09-24

3 Scientists Share Nobel Prize in Chemistry For Their Work With Lithium-Ion Batteries (STOCKHOLM) — Three scientists on Wednesday were awarded the Nobel Prize in Chemistry for their contributions to the development of lithium-ion batteries, which have reshaped energy storage and ...
13:00, 2019-10-09

Bangladeshi Nobel Laureate Muhammad Yunus Issued Arrest Warrant Bangladeshi economist and Nobel laureate Muhammad Yunus has been issued with an arrest warrant after failing to appear at a hearing over the sacking of workers at a company he heads, officials said......
13:34, 2019-10-10

Nobel Peace Laureate Could Face Prosecution Over Myanmar Military’s Actions Daw Aung San Suu Kyi, Myanmar’s civilian leader, once was a democracy icon. Now she’s an international pariah because of the Myanmar military’s brutality....
04:17, 2019-09-18

Nobel prize winner Tokarczuk calls for democracy revival in Poland Polish author Olga Tokarczuk, who on Thursday was named the 2018 winner of the Nobel literature prize, said that Poland's general election on Sunday presents a chance for improving democracy in the......
19:34, 2019-10-10

Nobel Prize-winning economist nabs East Village row house What a wedding gift! Nobel Prize-winning economist Paul Romer and professor/author Caroline Weber, who married last year, are the new owners of a 19th-century East Village row house that was once owne...
00:34, 2019-08-01

Nobel prize winner laments lack of money for young physicists Swiss scientist Michel Mayor, who shared the 2019 Nobel Prize for Physics, said on Wednesday he was concerned about how hard is it for young physicists to make a living from their science work....
21:34, 2019-10-09

Akzo Nobel second-quarter core profit surges 36% on higher prices Dutch paints and coatings maker Akzo Nobel reported a better-than-expected 36% jump in second-quarter core profit on Wednesday, as higher prices and cost savings offset raw material inflation....
09:34, 2019-07-24

Lithium-Ion Batteries Work Earns Nobel Prize in Chemistry for 3 Scientists John B. Goodenough, M. Stanley Whittingham and Akira Yoshino were recognized for research that has “laid the foundation of a wireless, fossil fuel-free society.”...
20:34, 2019-10-09

Nobel Prize for Medicine winners uncover 'a fundamental mechanism of life' Oxygen's role in sustaining life may be a central tenet of modern biology, but at its root is immense molecular complexity. In uncovering such mechanisms, the 2019 Nobel winners show how we adapt to o...
19:34, 2019-10-07

Nobel Prize winner says mankind is doomed to remain on Earth forever Sometime within the next five years or so, NASA plans on sending humans back to the Moon. Looking to the future, NASA is laying the groundwork for crewed trips to Mars as well, and all of this excitin...
01:34, 2019-10-10

How Ethiopia’s Abiy Ahmed Won the 2019 Nobel Peace Prize After Ending a War Abiy Ahmed, the Ethiopian Prime Minister who engineered the end of a two-decade conflict with neighboring Eritrea, was named on Oct. 11 as the recipient of the 100th Nobel Peace Prize, for his efforts...
20:00, 2019-10-11

American, British hypoxia researchers win Nobel Prize for Physiology-Medicine The 2019 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine went to three researchers who identified how cells sense changes in oxygen levels and adapt to them, which has revolutionized treatments for cancer, ane...
15:34, 2019-10-07

Battery pioneers who made mobile revolution possible win Nobel chemistry prize Three scientists won the 2019 Nobel Prize for Chemistry on Wednesday for developing and refining rechargeable lithium-ion batteries which made the global information technology, mobile and fossil-fuel...
15:34, 2019-10-09

| WATCH | Trio from US and UK win Nobel Medicine Prize for work on cells, oxygen US researchers William Kaelin and Gregg Semenza and Britain's Peter Ratcliffe have shared the Nobel Medicine Prize for discoveries on how cells sense and adapt to oxygen availability, the Nobel Assemb...
13:34, 2019-10-07

Woman awarded $3.2 million in revenge-porn lawsuit against Army officer ex-husband and his girlfriend A North Carolina woman won a $3.2 million judgment Monday against her Army officer ex-husband and his girlfriend, also a military officer, in a revenge-porn lawsuit. ...
05:00, 2019-08-28

Minneapolis Police Officer Awarded $585,000 in Suit Over Abuse of State Driver's License Database Minneapolis police officer Amy Krekelberg won $585,000 in a jury verdict this week, including $300,000 in punitive damages, after suing the city and two officers over unauthorized access to a governme...
02:17, 2019-06-24

CBOE Awarded Best Overall Exchange at Wall Street Letter Institutional Trading Awards Ceremony CHICAGO, IL -- February 24, 2016 -- The Chicago Board Options Exchange® (CBOE®) announced today that the exchange was awarded “Best Overall Exchange” at the fifth annual Wall Street Letter (WS...
12:51, 2019-05-22

Last Witnesses by Svetlana Alexievich review – the astonishing achievement of the Nobel prize winner From Chernobyl to the experience of children during the second world war ... Alexievich has produced her own remarkable version of Soviet historyIn 1993, two years after Svetlana Alexievich published ...
16:51, 2019-07-11

Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed wins Nobel Peace Prize The award, worth almost a million dollars, has been given to Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed. He received the prize for his efforts in making peace with Eritrea after years of conflict and tension...
17:00, 2019-10-11

Nobel Prize Winner Toni Morrison, One of America’s Greatest Writers, Has Died at 88 In describing the literary greatness of Toni Morrison—winner of the 1993 Nobel Prize in literature, the first awarded to an African-American woman—the Nobel Foundation said that Morrison “in novels ch...
16:34, 2019-08-06

Greta Thunberg Bookies' Favourite For Nobel Peace Prize, Experts Divided Bookmakers seem confident that Swedish teen climate activist Greta Thunberg is a shoo-in for the Nobel Peace Prize to be announced this week, but some experts are more cautious....
14:00, 2019-10-09

Dr. Gregg Semenza called his mom after winning a Nobel Prize. She thought it was a crank call 2019 Nobel laureate Gregg Semenza of Tarrytown credits his teachers in Sleepy Hollow, New York, with sparking his interest in science.        ...
15:34, 2019-10-08

Greta Thunberg, favourite to win Nobel peace prize, honoured at Standing Rock Swedish activist, 16, visits North and South Dakota in solidarity with indigenous groups fighting Dakota Access oil pipelineGreta Thunberg has been honoured by tribal leaders at Standing Rock in North...
20:00, 2019-10-09

2019 Nobel Prize in Medicine Goes to Researchers Who Unraveled How Cells Sense Oxygen A trio of researchers from the U.S. and the UK has won the 2019 Nobel Prize in Medicine, the first of five prizes to be announced this week. On Monday in Sweden, the Nobel committee announced that Ame...
20:00, 2019-10-07

UNC Charlotte student killed while stopping a gunman in his classroom was awarded posthumous ROTC Medal of Heroism Associated Press Army ROTC cadet Riley Howell, who was killed in a shooting at UNC Charlotte in April, was posthumously awarded the ROTC Medal of Heroism this month. The 21-year-old was buried with f...
03:17, 2019-05-24

$3 million grant awarded to evaluate program aimed at preventing sexual assaults in Arizona bars TUCSON- The University of Arizona is leading a $3 million study to evaluate a program aimed at preventing sexual assaults in Arizona bars. The program is called “Safer Bars” and it teaches...
03:51, 2019-09-26

Greta Thunberg wins 'Alternative Nobel Prize' for her 'inspiring' climate change advocacy The announcement comes the same day as Thunberg made headlines for scolding "haters" in a viral Twitter thread aimed at critics.        ...
05:17, 2019-09-26

Murray Gell-Mann, Nobel Prize-winning physicist who named quarks, dies at 89 1969 Nobel laureate helped discover subatomic particlesDeath confirmed by Santa Fe Institute he co-foundedMurray Gell-Mann, the Nobel-winning physicist who brought order to the universe by helping dis...
00:17, 2019-05-27

Arrest warrant issued for Nobel laureate and Grameen Bank founder Muhammad Yunus A Bangladesh court on Wednesday issued an arrest warrant against Nobel laureate and Grameen Bank founder Muhammad Yunus for failing to appear before it on charges he violated labor laws. ...
10:34, 2019-10-10

From the lottery to Nobel prize: meet workers who make life-changing phone calls What’s it like to make uplifting calls that change lives? Ammar Kalia spoke to the people whose job is to spread joyFor 12 years now, Anita Pires has been working at the call centre for Camelot, the c...
17:17, 2019-08-18

Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed Ali wins 2019 Nobel Peace Prize The Norwegian Nobel Committee awarded the Nobel Peace Prize for 2019 on Friday to Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed Ali for his efforts to secure peace with neighboring Eritrea....
14:34, 2019-10-11

Abiy Ahmed, Ethiopia's prime minister, wins 2019 Nobel peace prize Award recognises efforts for peace, in particular in resolving Eritrea border conflictThe prime minister of Ethiopia, Abiy Ahmed, who forged a peace deal with Eritrea last year, has won the 2019 Nobel...
01:00, 2019-10-12

President Trump Directs Navy Secretary to Rescind Medals Awarded to Eddie Gallagher Trial Prosecutors (WASHINGTON) — Navy officials said Wednesday they are pulling achievement medals from prosecutors who argued the case against a decorated Navy SEAL who was acquitted in the death of a wounded Is...
21:17, 2019-08-01

2019 Nobel Prize in Physics Goes to 3 Scientists Whose Work Furthers Understanding of ‘Earth’s Place in the Cosmos’ (STOCKHOLM) — A Canadian-American cosmologist and two Swiss scientists won this year’s Nobel Prize in Physics on Tuesday for their work in understanding how the universe has evolved from t...
14:00, 2019-10-08

A winner of this year's Nobel prize in physics is convinced we'll detect alien life in 100 years. Here are 13 reasons why we haven't made contact yet. Ian Waldie/Getty Images The Milky Way galaxy has billions of planets that could potentially host life. Yet despite scientists' efforts to monitor for and occasionally signal to extraterrestrials, we ...
20:34, 2019-10-09

Nobel Peace Prize 2019 winner LIVE: Greta Thunberg, Jacinda Ardern and Abiy Ahmed among favourites for award The winner of the Nobel Peace Prize will be announced in this morning, honouring the person or organisation that has done the most to promote world peace....
11:00, 2019-10-11

Cboe Global Markets Awarded Most Innovative Exchange Technology at 2018 Fund Technology and WSL Awards CHICAGO – February 9, 2018 - Cboe Global Markets, Inc. (Cboe: CBOE | Nasdaq: CBOE), one of the world’s largest exchange holding companies, announced today the company was awarded “Most Innovative Exch...
01:00, 2019-05-22

Woman who tripped on collapsed 'wet floor' sign at casino awarded $3 million by jury A woman who fell at a Cincinnati casino by a collapsed "wet floor" sign was awarded $3 million this past week by a Hamilton County jury.        ...
01:51, 2019-06-30

Toni Morrison, Nobel Prize winner, author of 'Beloved,' dies at 88 Toni Morrison, the first black woman to win the Nobel Prize for Literature, is gone. But her unique voice endures in novels like "Beloved."        ...
22:00, 2019-08-06

England incorrectly awarded extra run in Cricket World Cup final after umpire 'error', claims Simon Taufel England were the beneficiaries of a "clear mistake" when they were awarded a vital extra run as they won the World Cup, according to former leading umpire Simon Taufel....
17:17, 2019-07-15

CBOE Awarded U.S. Options Exchange of the Year By Futures and Options World For Fourth Straight Year CHICAGO, IL -- December 9, 2015 -- The Chicago Board Options Exchange® (CBOE®) was named “U.S. Options Exchange of the Year” for the fourth consecutive year at a December 8 awards ceremony during Futu...
12:51, 2019-05-22

CBOE Awarded U.S Options Exchange of the Year from Futures and Options World for Third Straight Year CHICAGO, IL -- December 11, 2014 -- The Chicago Board Options Exchange® (CBOE®) has been named “U.S. Options Exchange of the Year” for the third consecutive year at an awards ceremony during Futures a...
19:01, 2019-05-22

Your office job might be making you fat The average American office worker says they gained 12 pounds while working at their desk job, according to new research. Not only that, but a whopping nine in 10 who gained weight while working an of...
00:00, 2019-06-12

TCL is making some crazy TVs – here’s why you can’t buy them Can’t quite find a TV that feels different from the rest? We’re not surprised: while the market is packed with countless television models in a variety of sizes, from 32-inch bedroom scr...
20:34, 2019-06-17

FX: Making the best of a bad situation Determining when a client is in distress is not always a straightforward process – banks and FX platforms need to have processes in place to ensure losses are not compounded....
18:34, 2019-05-21

Making diversity fly I’m passionate about diversity, but not (just) because it’s the right thing to do. Sure, affording people equal opportunity, regardless of which genitalia they happen to be born with is a ...
09:17, 2019-09-17

How former teachers are making $100,000 or more, and you can too Teachers are quitting their day jobs after making over $100,000 by advertising curated lesson plans on Pinterest. Lesson plan searches are up 59%.       ...
17:34, 2019-07-01

Google won't be making any more tablets Earlier this year, we had heard that Google confirmed plans for new Chrome tablets and laptops. Now, Google has made an about-face, and scrapped plans for tablets in lieu of Chrome laptops exclusively...
07:17, 2019-06-21

The Boondocks is making a comeback on HBO Max Almost 15 years after the original series premiere, grade school freedom fighter Huey Freeman, his hot take-heavy younger brother Riley, and their perpetually tired grandfather Robert are returning to...
02:51, 2019-09-19

Warriors making fun of defense they don’t want to see again OAKLAND, Calif. — The Warriors continued goofing on the old-school box-and-one defense the Raptors employed in the final minutes of Game 2 Sunday in Toronto. The more Golden State made fun of it, the ...
10:17, 2019-06-05

Office grumps could be making the job better for everyone The office grump may be doing the whole company a favor. When disgruntled employees have a chance to gripe about pay and conditions, they skip work and leave for other jobs at lower rates, according t...
21:17, 2019-05-29

How to Mount a TV Without Making a Mess Don’t underestimate the time and energy it takes to mount your TV on the wall yourself. Here’s how to do it and keep your wall — and your peace of mind — in one piece....
20:34, 2019-05-22

Fed chair is in a box of Trump’s making Addressing a conference in Chicago, Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell suggested the central bank could cut interests rates if the trade war necessitates action to stabilize the economy....
17:51, 2019-06-05

We must keep smartphones from making us dumber Most of us whose brains haven’t been fried by overuse of “smart” phones have tacitly assumed that there are great dangers to the overuse of those devices. Now, researchers in the United States, the Un...
09:51, 2019-06-18

Sources: Rockets making CP3, others available Houston GM Daryl Morey is making all players and picks available in talks, league sources tell ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski, and even Chris Paul could be moved in the right deal....
22:51, 2019-05-29

|Youthemploymentcouldbedowntomatch-making-study It's important for youth employment programmes to appropriately match job seekers with the requires skills employers are looking for, a study has found....
23:00, 2019-06-17

The Morning After: Making millions from esports Welcome to Monday! If you weren't built for sports (guilty), then esports might offer similar financial rewards, with this year's Dota 2 tournament offering up more money than major traditio...
19:34, 2019-08-26

Endometriosis: Are scientists making any headway? Endometriosis is a common chronic condition, though nobody knows what drives its development. A new study takes us a little closer to tackling its causes....
07:00, 2019-05-23

How Ady Suleiman is making his way back to stardom A few years ago, Ady Suleiman was signed to Simon Cowell's music label and performing at Glastonbury. Then, his mental health began to deteriorate. He tells Frankie McCoy about his journey back to the...
15:00, 2019-07-11

Is Vaping Making People Sick? The CDC recently announced that it’s found over 150 people with serious respiratory illnesses and a history of vaping. We don’t know yet whether vaping caused them to get sick, but an investigation is...
21:17, 2019-08-22

Why you should avoid making decisions when you’re hungry A new study suggests that people seek instant gratification when they have an empty stomach – which means they are more likely to settle for lessName: Empty stomach stupidity syndrome.Age: As old as t...
17:17, 2019-09-17

This 50-year-old dog walker retired after making over $1M When Kristin Morrison was in her mid-20s, she had no idea what she wanted to do with her life.Then one day she went for a walk and everything changed....
23:00, 2019-08-28

Making Mars habitable might be possible thanks to aerogel As far as anyone knows, Mars is currently totally devoid of life. We don’t know if that was always the case, but we know that modern-day Mars is a rather hostile place to be thanks to frigid tem...
03:34, 2019-07-17

The making of Arsenal star Pepe When players and leading officials at Nicolas Pepe's former club Lille talk about the scintillating young star, they frequently refer to him as: "super talent."...
19:34, 2019-09-13

ISIS propaganda could be making a comeback A spate of recent videos published to ISIS’ social media channels show fighters pledging allegiance to ISIS leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, according to Voice of America....
06:00, 2019-07-14

Making the Band Is Coming Back to MTV Prepare for the return of Making the Band. Sean "Diddy" Combs and MTV are reviving the classic reality competition show that put together bands like O-Town and Danity Kane.......
22:34, 2019-07-15

Take that, take that: Diddy and MTV are reviving Making The Band Sean “Diddy” Combs and MTV are reuniting for a revival of the cult reality classic, Making The Band. Per Deadline, the global search for potential talent began today and the show is slated to premiere...
23:17, 2019-07-15

Microsoft Is Making Smartphones Again, With Help From Google Microsoft is returning to the smartphone business and plans a suite of new wireless computing devices, including two with dual screens that fold together like a book....
22:34, 2019-10-02

The Mastermind Behind BTS Opens Up About Making a K-Pop Juggernaut Bang Si-hyuk was an artist first. But these days, the founder and co-CEO of Big Hit Entertainment is better known as the mastermind behind BTS, the world’s biggest boy band and the K-pop group t...
22:34, 2019-10-08

Bugatti is making only 10 of these $9 million supercars Bugatti unveiled its latest limited-edition model at a classic car show in California Friday. The Bugatti Centodieci will cost $9 million and only 10 will be made....
02:34, 2019-08-17

Tesla Is Making a Ton of Money Off of Everyone Else and You Didn't Even Know It How gas-powered car purchases help keep Tesla going, Toyota’s warnings about the Trump administration’s proposed Mexican tariffs, more tariff news, the latest on the Fiat Chrysler-Renault relationship...
18:01, 2019-06-05

Amazon is making Alexa easier to use Imagine being able to arrange a night out in advance through Alexa by engaging in a naturally flowing conversation with the virtual assistant. According to VentureBeat, this is what Amazon showed off ...
11:17, 2019-06-16

Ars on your lunch break: The fate we might be making for ourselves Enlarge / Suck it, Skynet. Today we’re presenting the second installment of my conversation with Naval Ravikant about existential risks. Naval is one of tech’s most successful angel investors and t...
22:17, 2019-06-18

Making India Eco-Friendly with CNG Cars Factory fitted CNG cars are safer, cleaner and a fuel efficient alternative. Maruti Suzuki tops the CNG segment in terms of safety. They have the largest range of CNG cars, and with over 5 lakh cars.....
23:00, 2019-08-12

Nintendo probably isn’t making the N64 Classic Edition, so someone else did When Nintendo followed up its exceedingly popular NES Classic Edition with the SNES Classic Edition, we assumed an N64 Classic Edition would be the logical next step. Unfortunately, the company confir...
02:17, 2019-06-07

Clemson football isn’t making much sense right now Right now, Clemson isn’t the best team in the country. It isn’t even No. 2. There is an argument it shouldn’t be in the top four if the season ended today. That’s not to say the Tigers aren’t making t...
08:00, 2019-09-30

Are You Making These Common Grammatical Mistakes? No one can recognize our relentless misuse of the English language quite like an editor. Misplace a modifier, and your editor will (hopefully) let you know. Over-use intensifiers such as “very,” “just...
06:17, 2019-08-06

Trump: U.S. making a lot of progress with China President Donald Trump told reporters on Friday the United States is making a lot of progress with China, as two of the world's biggest economies work toward resolving their protracted trade dispute....
18:51, 2019-09-20

Trump: U.S. is making a lot of progress with China President Donald Trump told reporters on Friday that the United States is making a lot of progress with China, as two of the world's biggest economies work toward resolving their protracted trade disp...
17:17, 2019-09-20

Amazon making Washington their second home NBC NEWS – In just about every direction, the White House is surrounded by e-commerce giant Amazon and its CEO Jeff Bezos. Almost due west from the executive mansion is Amazon Books, a brick-and...
05:17, 2019-09-07

Review: Making a Spectacle of History (and Herself) Radu Jude’s “I Do Not Care if We Go Down in History as Barbarians” is a complicated meditation on the responsibilities — and limits — of art in the face of horror....
13:34, 2019-07-18

Google's officially done making its own tablets Yes, the Pixel Slate is Google's last tablet. The information was recently confirmed by the company's hardware head Rick Osterloh, who also said that Google will continue to support its partners who d...
16:34, 2019-06-21

Colt to stop making AR-15s for civilians Legendary gun maker Colt has announced Thursday that it would stop making the AR-15 and other long guns for the civilian market, citing falling demand and obligations to military and law enforcement m...
23:17, 2019-09-19

Is Higher Volatility Making a Comeback? After being in a state of dormancy over the past eight years, high volatility is showing signs of making a comeback across a wide range of asset classes....
18:51, 2019-08-20

Spectrum is making all 164 episodes of Mad About You available before reboot Because everything old is new again, 1990s domestic sitcom Mad About You will be returning to revisit Paul Reiser and Helen Hunt as longtime TV couple the Buchmans, now empty nesters. Still in their s...
04:34, 2019-07-19

UK Man Becomes First Convicted In Britain Of Making 3D-Printer Gun A 26-year-old man has become the first person in Britain to be convicted of making a firearm with a 3D printer that was capable of firing a lethal shot, police said on Wednesday....
20:00, 2019-06-19

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

Puma Is Making One Piece Sneakers This isn’t the first pair of One Piece shoes from Puma. The first collab was based on the Straw Hat Pirates ship the Thousand Sunny. The latest one, pictured, is treasure hunt themed....
16:00, 2019-10-08

Google Is Making the Web Safer With These Two New Features Google has launched a new Suspicious Site Reporter extension for Chrome that lets users report malicious websites directly to Google. Chrome 75 will now warn users when they land on a deceptive......
11:00, 2019-06-19

Sony will keep making smartphones, whatever the cost Sony's new CEO has confirmed that the company will keep faith in its mobile division, despite its numerous struggles. Kenichiro Yoshida (pictured), who replaced Kaz Hirai as head of the Japanese ...
18:51, 2019-05-22

Return of two Yankees would be ‘like making a big trade’ CLEVELAND — CC Sabathia, who was celebrated in his retirement season in the city where his career began Tuesday night, said he has confidence in the Yankees front office addressing areas of need and t...
08:17, 2019-07-10

Why does Netflix keep making so many cheap TV movies? From the studio that brought you Roma comes Secret Obsession, the latest in an increasingly long line of sub-Lifetime channel, semi-ironic duds You don’t need to watch Netflix’s upcoming movie Secret ...
08:00, 2019-07-10

'Shop Contest: Freelancing After Making Super Mario Maker 2 was recently released and I’ve got Mario Maker 2 on the brain. I also wonder if making levels pays very well? Probably not. So construction Mario and his bro must work some side gi...
02:51, 2019-07-08

The PIS2 is a portable PS2 years in the making The PlayStation 2 has been in the grave for over a decade, but that hasn't kept gamers from tinkering with Sony's iconic console. Reddit user darkwingmod has been working on and off for seve...
20:51, 2019-09-05

CDC: Pig ear dog treats are making people sick The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Food and Drug Administration and local health officials are investigating salmonella outbreaks in 13 states that may have been caused by pig ear dog tre...
06:34, 2019-07-06

The Perfect Time to Get Into Bread Making is Right Now Baking a loaf of bread from scratch seems like the quintessential winter cooking project. The coziness of a warm kitchen and the smell of freshly-baked bread are so comforting on a cold day that it fe...
02:17, 2019-09-06

The 11 time-management mistakes you're probably making, and how to fix them David Paul Morris/Getty Images It may seem like there's just not enough time for everything that needs to be done. Many people turn to certain time-management techniques, but some of those may actua...
20:34, 2019-10-10

The new Mini Electric has been a decade in the making Mini's first trials of a battery-powered model showed promise, and the new car shows how far things have come It’s nearly a decade since the field trials of the Mini E prototype in the UK. Loaned to ...
19:51, 2019-07-09

Nike Is Making Nintendo 64 Sneakers An upcoming colourway of Nike’s Air Max 97 doesn’t make an official mention of the console—gotta keep those lawyers at arm’s length—but its inspiration is clear: this is a Nintendo 64 sneaker....
07:17, 2019-07-09

Adidas Is Making Naruto Sneakers Adidas’ recent Dragon Ball collection was trash, but that hasn’t stopped the company from returning to the vintage manga/anime well, with a new lineup that’s all about Naruto....
16:00, 2019-07-01

Comment Of The Day: Making Tracks Edition Earlier today Patrick asked all of you what kind of car you would steal if humanity and civilization as we know it simply collapsed one day. Our entire lives are built on a fragile paper mache foundat...
06:51, 2019-09-07

More U.S. firms making changes in response to climate concerns A survey found that two-thirds of corporate decision-makers who are aware of grave climate-change reports have reviewed or changed their energy management strategies....
07:01, 2019-06-15

Under the skin: How haptics are making touchscreens safer Getting a physical haptic response from a touchscreen can make them less distracting to use and even extend their reach to steering wheel controls Fast-developing technology will make button-less in...
04:17, 2019-06-17

How Misinformation Is Making It Almost Impossible to Contain the Ebola Outbreak in DRC If Florida Kayindo hadn’t contracted Ebola herself, she wouldn’t believe that it existed. The 36-year-old grins with bemusement thinking about all the rumors she’s heard. “In t...
21:51, 2019-06-20

Plucked from obscurity: why bluegrass is making a comeback It was once derided as hillbilly music. How did bluegrass become the new sound of political protest across the US?You could tell Punch Brothers didn’t expect to win a Grammy this year – their frontman...
12:34, 2019-06-15

RED is making a sequel to its Hydrogen One smartphone and we have no idea why If ever there was a phone that could have revolutionized the smartphone business in the post-iPhone era, it’s the Hydrogen One. Made by high-tech camera company RED, the Hydrogen One turned out ...
03:51, 2019-07-25

Samsung Tests How 5G Can Improve Chip-Making The company is testing how fifth-generation wireless networks can speed up connections at its chip-making factory in Austin, Texas, a pilot that aims to prove 5G is more than a buzzword....
02:00, 2019-08-15

THQ Nordic has plans for TimeSplitters and is making a new Saints Row A wise man once said that "if you're not making moves, you're standing still." And THQ Nordic is proving that with TimeSplitters and Saints Row.Read More...
17:34, 2019-08-14

DuckTales wants to say something about the struggle of making connections, but it feels like a con At the very end of “Happy Birthday, Doofus Drake!”, Scrooge says to a distraught Louie, “When you spend all your time looking for an angle, it’s hard to see what’s in front of your face.” It’s an appr...
14:17, 2019-09-05

For $15, this is the insider’s guide to making serious eBay cash Jaimey Castillo is just one of the entrepreneurs who uses smart thinking and the ease of eBay merchandising to make some serious bank partnering with the ecommerce giant. If it sounds like an enticing...
20:51, 2019-07-23

Trump Is Making a Huge Mess and No One's Happy Less than 24 hours after threatening to “totally destroy and obliterate” the economy of Turkey if they dare challenge his “great and unmatched wisdom” following his decision to allow them to invade No...
22:00, 2019-10-08

LeBron James may not be in NBA Finals, but he is making an impact LeBron James is not playing in the NBA Finals for the first time since 2010, and it's noticeable to players and in overall viewership.        ...
21:34, 2019-05-31

Saved from obsolescence, Microsoft is now making Paint better Enlarge / A picture apparently constructed in Paint using the keyboard exclusively. (credit: Microsoft) The news for mspaint.exe aficionados is just getting better and better. Microsoft's original p...
20:34, 2019-05-21

Grabbing Feminism by the Mic: This Is How Women in Hip-Hop Are Making a Lane of Their Own The terms “hip-hop” and “feminism” might seem like oil and water. After all, the culture of misogyny and straight disrespect of women throughout hip-hop culture could lead one to think otherwise. So c...
07:17, 2019-06-21

How Android 10 is making your phone more private and secure Google released Android 10 last night to all Pixel phones. The update brings some nifty features like system-wide dark mode, a new gesture navigation system, and smart replies in notifications. But th...
16:17, 2019-09-04

Kevin Smith is making a new He-Man cartoon for Netflix As announced today at the Power-Con convention in California, Kevin Smith is making a new He-Man cartoon for Netflix. Unlike the excellent She-Ra, which it will presumably be totally unrelated to (the...
12:17, 2019-08-19

How White Sox’s Lucas Giolito went from bust to ace-in-the making Some prospects hit the ground running and live up to the hype immediately — like Austin Riley or Pete Alonso this year, or Juan Soto and Ronald Acuna Jr. last year or Aaron Judge and Cody Bellinger in...
07:51, 2019-06-02

Tesla Is Selling More Cars But Making Less Money Tesla finds itself in a revenue quandary, a General Motors strike update, Ford tries to stem losses in India, more Brexit mess, and another guilty plea in the United Auto Workers leadership corruption...
19:34, 2019-10-01

Making wireless communication more energy efficient Omer Tanovic, a PhD candidate in the Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, joined the Laboratory for Information and Decision Systems (LIDS) because he loves studying theory and t...
20:34, 2019-07-03

Nike Is Making Stranger Things Sneakers Because pop culture tie-ins are an adult sneaker thing now, Nike is releasing a line of shoes based on Netflix’s Stranger Things. Thankfully, they are a lot more tasteful than the announcement itself ...
03:51, 2019-06-13

The Engadget Podcast: Is Microsoft making better PCs than Apple? Microsoft dropped a load of Surfaces on us last week, each impressive in their own right. We were wowed by the Surface Pro X, Pro 7 and Laptop 3 -- and of course, we can't wait to hear more about...
13:34, 2019-10-08

Facebook Making Ads More Playful to Prompt Interactions Facebook said Thursday it will let advertisers pack more fun into marketing messages with augmented reality, games and playful polls to prompt interactions....
14:17, 2019-09-20

AI and automation are making office life easier AI and automation have revolutionized the manufacturing sector with robots working alongside humans on factory floors. Now, those same sorts of technologies are beginning to find their way into corpor...
22:34, 2019-08-02

Russia hates HBO’s ‘Chernobyl’ so much that it’s making its own series HBO’s recently-ended Chernobyl mini-series is easily one of the best shows of the year — and so much better than Game of Thrones season 8, by the way. The show tells the real story of the ...
11:51, 2019-06-06

DJ LeMahieu turns into an MVP again after making rare blunder DJ LeMahieu had never been more deserving of the MVP chants. The breakout star of the Yankees’ season seized the spotlight again in Game 1 of the ALDS, as LeMahieu delivered his first career postseaso...
08:34, 2019-10-05

Two big changes in iOS 13 are making iPhone users furious, but I’ll show you how to fix them Apple still has one more big event next month, during which the company is expected to announce a new first-of-its-kind MacBook Pro as well as new iPad Pro models and more. While Apple fans are likely...
05:00, 2019-10-05

GM and UAW making progress in contract talks, report says Talks between General Motors and the UAW ran late into the evening on Tuesday and began early in the morning on Wednesday, representatives for both sides said. The strike entered the tenth day. ...
17:51, 2019-09-25

Pizza Hut is making a comeback. Its NFL deal is one reason why Pizza Hut had struggled to compete against Domino's and Papa John's for the past few years. But that's changing now that the company is about to start its second year as the official pizza sponsor for...
21:17, 2019-09-07

‘Dad Builds’ Are Making Lazy Gaming OK, And I Love That It has come to my attention that some of you have introduced a new term into the video game lexicon, one that describes a phenomenon of great interest to me and the public at large. I am talking, of c...
23:00, 2019-08-09

Hazelight Studios, the developer of A Way Out, is making another co-op game EA reserved its main stage at EA Play for games like Apex Legends, Madden NFL 20 and Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order, But at a nearby event, the developer-turned-publishing house had a slew of new games ...
02:34, 2019-06-09

Drone Racing League is making its Racer4 UAV available to all When the new season of Drone Racing League premieres on August 11th, its competitors will be racing the fourth iteration of its high-speed First Person View drone. That machine, called the DRL Racer4,...
17:00, 2019-08-09

The Challenge of Making and Marketing Spider-Man: Far From Home, When No One Could Know What It Was About Spider-Man being dead wasn’t a huge problem. One would think killing the main character of a movie about year before its release would be exactly that but, for the team behind Spider-Man: Far From Hom...
01:00, 2019-07-02

Get jazzed: Jeff Goldblum is making another album While most of the rest of us struggle to be fulfilled in any one area of our lives, Jeff Goldblum has accompanied roles in summer tentpoles and recurring gigs in one of TV’s strangest towns with weekl...
00:51, 2019-07-02

How to avoid making catastrophic innovation bets Business executives must make big bets to sustain leadership or else risk obsolescence. But there's a right way and a wrong way to take on those risks.Read More...
23:34, 2019-06-08

Google is getting better at making sure you book the cheapest possible flight For the past few years, I have been almost exclusively using Google’s online travel tools to book flights. It’s often the most convenient way to sort through dozens of flight options at on...
23:34, 2019-08-08

Ubisoft’s new college course is a game about making games Ubisoft recently announced it’d be collaborating on a game design course with Concordia University — and now we know the course apparently involves making a For Honor spin-off game that’ll reflect the...
02:17, 2019-09-26

‘You need as many wigs as possible’: a guide to making the perfect pop parody Ellie White and Natasia Demetriou, whose new sketch show features their take on Ariana Grande, offer up some crucial adviceModern Toss on parody actsEllie White and Natasia Demetriou met at the Edinbu...
11:34, 2019-06-18

When making music means torture and exile Musical freedom of expression is under fire, but artists like Iran's Farzane Zamen and Egypt's Ramy Essam refuse to be silenced. They're sharing their stories of bans, censorship and prison at the Wor...
03:51, 2019-09-28

Norway says Venezuelan talks making progress Norway’s government is praising progress made in talks between representatives of Venezuelan President Nicolás Maduro and the political opponents trying to oust him, even as tensions mount back home...
21:34, 2019-05-29

‘Making a Murderer’ subject seeks pardon A man convicted of rape and murder when he was a teenager, whose story was documented in the 2015 Netflix series "Making a Murderer," is asking for a pardon or commutation (Oct. 2)    &...
22:34, 2019-10-02

Beyond Meat will start making 'ground beef' Beyond Meat is taking a new shape. The alternative meat maker is debuting a plant-based "ground beef," which marbleizes and tenderizes just like the real thing....
07:34, 2019-06-18

Shaved Mario Is Making Me Feel Strange Here is a very simple, but very effective mod for Super Mario Odyssey that shaves Mario’s moustache for the entirety of the game. Cutscenes, gameplay, everything. It’s gross and I hate it....
02:34, 2019-08-13