UPDATE 7-Blackout disrupts Manhattan, darkens Broadway theaters
A wide swath of New York's Manhattan borough was plunged into darkness Saturday after a transformer explosion knocked out power to subways, stores and Broadway theaters, but the city's main utility sa...
Blackout disrupts Manhattan, darkens Broadway theaters A wide swath of New York's Manhattan borough was plunged into darkness Saturday after a transformer explosion knocked out power to subways, stores and Broadway theaters, but the city's main utility said it had restored most power within hours....
Thousands lose power, Broadway theaters close in blackout Tens of thousands of customers lost electricity in Midtown Manhattan and Broadway theaters canceled performances Saturday night due to a "mechanical issue."...
Thousands lose power, Broadway theaters close due to 'mechanical issue' Tens of thousands of customers lost electricity in Midtown Manhattan and Broadway theaters canceled performances Saturday night due to a "mechanical issue."...
UPDATE 3-Midwest flooding disrupts U.S. crude, fuel cash markets Unexpected pipeline outages and
refinery shutdowns over the past week - in part caused by bad
weather in the U.S. Midwest - has roiled cash markets for both
crude oil and refined products, traders said on Tuesday....
UPDATE 3-Strong quake in Peru kills one person, disrupts some oil operations A magnitude 8 earthquake killed one
person, destroyed dozens of homes and disrupted some oil
operations as it rocked Peru early on Sunday, authorities said....
UPDATE 6-Partial blackout hits Manhattan; utility begins restoring power A wide swath of New York's
Manhattan borough was plunged into darkness Saturday following a
transformer explosion, knocking out power to subways, stores and
Broadway theaters, but the city's main utility began restoring
power several hours later....
Fed Would Consider Interest-Rate Cuts if Growth Outlook Darkens Federal Reserve Vice Chairman Richard Clarida said the U.S. economy remains “in a very good place” but indicated the central bank would consider interest-rate cuts if economic data revealed a risk of a sharper slowdown than officials expect....
Soft U.S. factory activity darkens economic outlook U.S. manufacturing activity barely grew in early June and the service sector cooled, signs that President Donald Trump's trade war with China could be weighing on the economy....
Thousands marvel as total eclipse darkens Chile, Argentina Tens of thousands of locals and tourists from around the world have been dazzled by a total eclipse of the sun that turned day into night in northern Chile and in Argentina...
Rare total solar eclipse darkens sun over Chile, Argentina The world’s first total solar eclipse since 2017 darkened the heavens over Chile and Argentina, as tens of thousands of tourists and locals gaped skyward Tuesday....
Timelapse captures moment sky darkens for total solar eclipse – video A dramatic timelapse at Chile's Coquimbo region captured a rare total solar eclipse on 2 July.A solar eclipse occurs when the moon passes between the Earth and the sun, plunging the planet into darkness. It happens only rarely in any given spot across the globe. Some of the best views this time were...
Mona Barthel progresses as rain disrupts Nuremberg Cup Rain disrupted play at the Nuremberg Cup on Monday, with Mona Barthel the only player to progress on the second day
Italy disrupts Bannon’s plan for right-wing academy in monastery Former White House adviser Stephen K. Bannon intends to train nationalists and right-wing culture warriors at the site outside Rome. But the Italian government now says it will revoke the rights to the property....
Strong quake in Peru kills one person, disrupts some oil operations A magnitude 8 earthquake killed one person, destroyed dozens of homes and disrupted some oil operations as it rocked Peru early on Sunday, authorities said....
Swiss Air Force Disrupts Yodeling Festival With Fly-By in the Wrong Town A squadron of Swiss fighter pilots caused a stir on Saturday when they performed a fly-by over a local yodeling festival instead of the event they were scheduled to appear at.
A spokesman for the Swiss Defense Ministry has apologized for a navigational error made by the Patrouille Suisse — the...
Unauthorized drone flying disrupts flights at Singapore airport One of two runways at Singapore's main airport closed for short periods on Tuesday and Wednesday because of "confirmed sightings of unauthorized drone flying", the aviation regulator said....
Drive-in movie theaters in (almost) every state Across the country, drive-in movie theaters are closing up shop. Here's where you can still catch a flick from the comfort of your own car.
Demare stuns rivals to win Stage 10 as big crash disrupts sprint finish "Frenchman Arnaud Demare ended his winless streak for 2019 with a surprise win in stage 10 ahead of Italy’s Elia Viviani after a nasty crash inside the final kilometre thwarted any chances of a hat-trick for the in-form Pascal Ackermann."...
10 Downing Street’s Larry the Cat Disrupts President Trump’s U.K. Visit by Sitting Under His Limo “Chief Mouser” Larry the Cat briefly stole the show during President Donald Trump’s visit to the U.K. Tuesday, after deciding to rest under the President’s limo.
Larry, a famous cat who lives around 10 Downing Street, the official residence of the Prime Minister of Great Brit...
Alaska Heat Wave Shatters City's Record, Disrupts Jobs And Lives Temperatures in Alaska's largest city Anchorage have soared to a sweltering all-time record of 90 degrees Fahrenheit (32 centigrade) as a heat wave grips the US state which straddles the Arctic......
‘Avengers: Endgame’ is coming back to theaters with never-before-seen footage As if Avengers: Endgame wasn’t already long enough at just over three hours, Marvel Studios head Kevin Feige has confirmed that the movie will be returning to theaters this month with never-before-seen footage that didn’t make the original theatrical cut. Speaking with ComicBook.com at a...
Amazon will debut 'The Report' in theaters before it hits Prime Video Amazon is making good on a plan to offer Netflix-style theatrical releases for movies before they reach Prime Video. The internet giant now plans to release one of its Sundance picks, the political thriller The Report, in theaters on September 27th......
Rob Zombie's 3 From Hell is coming to theaters for a special 3-night event We just got a trailer for Rob Zombie’s House Of 1000 Corpses and The Devil’s Rejects sequel 3 From Hell early last month, and now Lionsgate has announced that it’s working with Saban Films and Fathom Events for a release strategy that seems appropriately weird for a Rob Zombie movie—if not as gratui...
The original Muppet Movie moving right along, back into theaters in July The Muppets’ big-screen venture The Muppet Movie was an ambitious outing in 1979, as banjo-playing Kermit heads out from his humble swamp to become a star in Hollywood. Along the way he meets up with a variety of now-familiar characters, like Fozzie, Gonzo, the Electric Mayhem, and of course, his l...
Before The Blair Witch Project hit theaters, a TV special reinforced its ingenious deception Schlock-doc cable television reached its highest (or maybe lowest) point in the late ’90s. During that era, random channel-surfing could almost always turn up a grimy true-crime exposé, history of American UFO sightings, or countdown of the most haunted hotels in America thanks to shows like Ripley’...
As MoviePass seeks to resuscitate its business, movie theaters are moving in on its turf On Thursday, MoviePass suspended its service while it undergoes unspecified "improvements" to its product, but a revamp may be unable to save the company....
Avengers: Endgame luring you back to theaters with a new post-credits scene Usually when a studio brings a film back to theaters for a limited engagement, it has something to do with awards season. And money. People like money, or so I’m told. In the case of Avengers: Endgame, the reason is—despite what Marvel’s Kevin Feige might tell you—most certainly the latter. As repor...
Movie theaters worry weak ticket sales will make 2019 a flop The story of Hollywood’s box office returns this year is starting to look like an edge-of-your-seat suspense thriller. Despite smash hits like “Avengers: Endgame,” “Toy Story 4” and “Captain Marvel,” cinema receipts are off nearly 10% year to date, according to Comscore. The scary drop, which comes ...
June brings a Dark Phoenix, the Men In Black, and lots of living toys to theaters everywhere So many movies, so little time. Every week brings a new crop of them, opening in multiplexes and arthouse theaters across the nation, and arriving in increasingly high volumes on streaming platforms like Netflix. How’s a voracious moviegoer to keep up? That’s where The A.V. Club comes in. The first ...
Sony Honors John Singleton by Renaming One of the Biggest Theaters on Its Movie Lot After the Filmmaker Sony Pictures on Friday honored John Singleton by renaming one of the biggest theaters on its Hollywood movie lot for the filmmaker, who made his first feature film, the iconic Boyz n the Hood, with Sony and Columbia Pictures....
As Rocketman rockets into theaters, Leto offers a more modest rock-musical biopic Elton John isn’t the only rock star getting the biopic treatment this weekend. Friday also brings a movie on another musical icon, albeit one largely unfamiliar to the American masses: Viktor Tsoi, frontman of perhaps the most popular and influential of Soviet rock bands, Kino. Tsoi and his bandmate...
The mini-adventures of Secret Life Of Pets 2 belong on a disc of bonus features, not in theaters Home video releases of animated movies often boast of bonus-feature “mini-movies” featuring characters from the main film. For the most part, this is a pointless rebranding of a century-old practice; these “mini-movies” are otherwise known as animated shorts. But that inorganic marketing terminology...
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‘Waitress’ to end four-year Broadway run There go the pies. The Sara Bareilles musical “Waitress” will end its Broadway run on Jan. 5, the Hollywood Reporter announced, after nearly four years and countless turns by many guest actors, Al Roker and Bareilles herself among them. The show, based on Adrienne Shelly’s 2007 indie movie featuring...
In Harlem and on Broadway, The Temptations get their due The Temptations, whose string of hits in the 1960s and 1970s are being celebrated in a Tony-nominated show on Broadway, got a star on the Apollo Theatre's Walk of Fame in Harlem on Friday....
Broadway is a family business for the Coopers Tony-winner Chuck Cooper, currently on stage in "Choir Boy," cheers on his Tony-nominee daughter, Lilli, recognized for her work in "Tootsie." This is the third time they've been on Broadway in the same season. (May 28)
The Boys in the Band Get to Broadway. Why Not the Girls? “The Prom” is the rare show with lesbian themes to reach theater’s biggest stage. Gay women deserve more than drawing their own conclusions about Princess Elsa and Scout Finch....
‘Moulin Rouge!’ has all the elements of a Broadway hit Sad news that “The Prom,” an original and delightful show, is closing Aug. 11. Had it won the Tony for Best Musical, it might have eked out a year or so. But it was probably doomed from the start: Broadway, because of its insane economics, has become a place where only shows with famous titles,......
Dave Chappelle is heading to Broadway for one week only For one week in July, Dave Chappelle will be Broadway’s newest star. Will he be performing his more traditional stand-up routine or spouting soliloquies about love lost in a one-man show? We don’t really know for sure, but Dave Chappelle Live On Broadway be at the Lunt-Fontanne Theatre July 9-13 for...
‘Almost Famous’ musical is almost ready to rock Broadway It’s going to be Cameron Crowe vs. Alanis Morissette at the Tonys next year. Morissette’s “Jagged Little Pill” begins previews in the fall at the Broadhurst Theatre. But it could be upstaged in the spring by Crowe’s adaptation of his terrific movie “Almost Famous.” Crowe put on a couple of sta...
Van’s General Store moving offices to 441 Broadway The Van’s General Store offices will move to the penthouse of 441 Broadway from the streets of Orchard. Founded by actor Liev Schreiber and artist Scott Carlson in 2012, VGS is an agency “that combines Hollywood connections and street smarts” for brands that need connections to “contemporary popular...
Broadway went dark, but stars still shone — on the sidewalks On Broadway, as the saying goes, the show must go on — even in a blackout. Saturday night’s five-hour power outage sent thousands of show-goers out of darkened theaters and crowding onto the sidewalks, where many were delighted to found themselves serenaded by similarly evicted cast memb...
Solving the 6 Biggest Mysteries of This Broadway Season How does she stay so still? Is that scene really live? And how tall is that guy, anyway? We dig into the burning questions about Tony-nominated shows....
Broadway set designer selling Midtown pad he renovated Tony Award-winning set designer Beowulf Boritt and his wife, actress Mimi Bilinski, have listed their two-bedroom co-op at 430 E. 57th St. for $1.25 million. (They bought it for $1.11 million in 2015.) The unit, located just off Sutton Place, is in a 1926 building designed by McKim, Mead and White. ...
Broadway Breaks Annual Box-Office Record The Broadway theater boom continues as shows set a new annual box-office record, with a combined gross of $1.83 billion in the 2018-19 season, or a more than 10% increase over the prior season....
There’s Great Dance on Broadway. Hello, Tony Awards? Standard or (worse yet) slight fare gets nominated for best choreography while quality work — “Oklahoma!,”“The Prom” — goes unrecognized. An exception: Camille A. Brown’s dances for “Choir Boy.”...
Magician Criss Angel will take his Vegas act to Broadway For the first time, Criss Angel will be taking the stage on Broadway in New York City in July for his theatrical experience called RAW – the Mindfreak Unplugged...
How Encores! gives new life to fading Broadway musicals After 20 years, Jack Viertel is giving up the job that everyone who loves musical theater covets: producing Encores! at City Center. As I shouldn’t have to remind my readers, Encores! presents concert versions of musicals that, for one reason or another, have slipped away or are in danger of doing s...
Can Neil Diamond break the Broadway bio-musical curse? Neil Diamond is putting his life story on the line. The singer-songwriter has signed up for the Broadway bio-musical treatment, meaning he’s following in the footsteps of previous disappointments such as Emilio & Gloria Estefan’s “On Your Feet! The Musical,” which received me...
‘Lion King’ still feels the love on Broadway 9,000 shows later Disney’s new “Lion King” won’t roar into movie theaters until July 19 — but the Broadway musical’s still feeling the love: Wednesday it plays its 9,000th performance at the Minskoff Theater. Along the way, “Hakuna Matata” has been said and sung 234,000 times. There have been 18,000 coronations; 1,09...
TDOT uses robotic flagging system for Broadway project TUCSON – Drivers who travel near Broadway Boulevard and Camino Seco may know there has been construction work in the area for almost a year.
The City of Tucson Department of Transportation (TDOT) is now working with the help of some surprising technology.
Most drivers have seen a construction ...
Why this year's Tony awards lacked that Broadway magic With most of the awards landing in predictable hands and a host who failed to add the requisite pizzazz, the annual Broadway love-in felt rather flatThe 2019 Tony awards began with James Corden slumped on a sofa in a schlubby sweatshirt. A man who left theater for network TV, he sang an opening numb...
Dave Chappelle is making his Broadway debut this summer To borrow a punchline from his most iconic bit: It’s Dave Chappelle, b–h! The iconoclast comic, actor and famed Rick James/Prince impersonator is set to make his Broadway debut with one of those fancy “limited engagements” from July 9 to 13 at the Lunt-Fontanne Theatre. He wi...
Tom Hiddleston to make Broadway debut in ‘Betrayal’ this summer Loki is coming to Broadway this summer. Tom Hiddleston, the villain of Marvel’s “Avengers” movies, will star in a revival of Harold Pinter’s “Betrayal.” The production won raves earlier this year in London and will start previews Aug. 14 at the Jacobs, succeeding another British import, “The Ferryma...
Broadway readies for biggest audience of the year at Tonys NEW YORK (AP) — Rehearsals are under way at Radio City Music Hall ahead of Sunday’s Tony Awards.
Winning one of the trophies is great, of course, but exposure at the Tony Awards — last year’s telecast was seen by 6.32 million people — can provide a key boost to a show’s box-office ...
Forget the Tony Awards: Here are Broadway’s worst moments this season Broadway raked in $1.8 billion at the box office this past year — and some of us want our money back. Overhyped performances, silly plots and sheer, WTF awfulness made us groan into our overpriced, sippy-cup cocktails. Which is why, ahead of Broadway’s annual salute to itself — Sunday night’s Tony A...
Broadway Babies Sound Off: Which 2019 Tony Awards Look Is Your Favorite? Broadway babies and fashionistas alike have to agree that Sunday night's Tony Awards was a very stylish affair.
As musical stars and celebrities from all walks of life gathered in New......
Mary-Louise Parker to Return to Broadway in ‘The Sound Inside’ The play, by Adam Rapp, is about a professor, a student, and a terrible diagnosis. It is scheduled to begin performances in September and to open in October....
Debra Messing is returning to Broadway to light ‘Birthday Candles’ Theatergoers can watch Debra Messing age before their eyes next spring. In Noah Haidle’s new play, “Birthday Candles,” the star of “Will & Grace” — both past and rebooted — starts off as 17-year-old Ernestine Ashworth, who spends an angsty birthday worrying about her place in the universe. The birth...
Choir, Broadway Casts Perform On New York Street During Blackout When a massive blackout plunged much of Manhattan into darkness on Saturday evening, a choir and the casts of Broadway musicals entertained tourists with impromptu performances in the street....
Andrew Lloyd Webber says ‘Cinderella’ musical coming to Broadway Get ready to see some bibbidy, bobbity boo on Broadway. Andrew Lloyd Webber’s production of “Cinderella” is hitting New York City’s famed Great White Way in 2020. The king of musical theater announced the plans Wednesday on “Good Morning Britain,” while teasing Ta...
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Three construction workers injured by falling pipe in Broadway theater Three workers inside a Broadway theater were injured Thursday by a falling pipe, one critically. At least one of the workers at the John Golden Theater on 45th Street off Eighth Avenue was struck in the head when the pipe plummeted 30 feet around 11:12 a.m., the FDNY said. One of the victims was cri...
Actress and singer Karen Mok hopes to bring Broadway to China Karen Mok may be currently performing on what she says will be her final concert tour but the Hong Kong-born actress and singer has no plans to retire just yet, setting her sights on bringing Broadway-style musicals to China....
Would you pay to stream endless musicals? Some Broadway insiders are quietly betting on it. As the industry prepares to anoint a new set of hits at Sunday’s Tony Awards, a growing chorus wonders if Broadway might be leaving money on the table by turning a blind eye to the 21st-century platform of streaming....
Jeff Daniels Plays a Hero on Broadway. He’s Still Waiting for One in the Real World The day is cloudy and so is Jeff Daniels. The actor has walked to Central Park directly from watching the news conference in which Attorney General William Barr defended President Trump in the moments before the release of special counsel Robert Mueller’s report, and it has done even less for ...
New York moments: choir, Broadway casts perform in the street during blackout When a massive blackout plunged much of Manhattan into darkness on Saturday evening, a choir and the casts of Broadway musicals entertained tourists with impromptu performances in the street....
Whitney Houston hologram tour, album and Broadway show planned New deal with estate clears path for raft of new projects featuring the late soul and R&B singerThe late Whitney Houston is set to tour as a hologram, according to the company behind the postponed Amy Winehouse hologram tour.In a statement, Base Hologram described the show as an “awe-inspiring live ...
Broadway play 'Hillary and Clinton' closing early due to low ticket sales A Broadway depiction of former President Bill Clinton and former First Lady Hillary Clinton will be ending its run one month early due to underwelming ticket sales. ...
Rising young stars hope Jimmy Awards are their big Broadway break It’s “High School: The Musical.” This Monday brings the 11th edition of the Jimmy Awards, the national musical-theater competition hosted this year by “Dear Evan Hansen” alum and Tony winner Ben Platt (tickets are sold out, but there’ll be a livestream on YouTube). Named for theater owner Jame...
Broadway legend’s daughter at center of wild Boris Johnson scandal Eve Leigh and her husband admitted Saturday that they called the cops Friday about the plate-smashing row between frontrunner Boris Johnson and his live-in gal pal, Carrie Symonds, and then tipped off the press....
Race, sexual politics and the underworld in spotlight at Broadway's Tony awards Race, sexual politics and a trip to the underworld are poised to take center stage on Sunday in New York at the annual Tony awards honoring the best of Broadway theater....
Confetti flies on Broadway as New York fetes U.S. women's soccer team Amid confetti and chants of "equal pay," New York honored the U.S. women's soccer team on Wednesday with a ticker-tape parade down the "Canyon of Heroes," celebrating its World Cup triumph and paying tribute to the players' emergence as icons of women's rights....
‘Waitress’ serves up ‘Miranda Sings’ star Colleen Ballinger on Broadway Miranda is preparing to deliver her songs with a slice of pie. Colleen Ballinger — aka YouTube sensation “Miranda Sings” — will make her Broadway debut in “Waitress.” She’s bouncing back from the cancellation of her Netflix series “Haters Back Off,” by takin...
Meryl Streep, Ariana Grande to star in film of Broadway’s ‘The Prom’ Netflix is handing out casting corsages: Meryl Streep, Ariana Grande, Nicole Kidman, Awkwafina, James Corden and Andrew Rannells will headline the streaming giant’s film adaptation of Broadway’s “The Prom.” Streep is set to assume the lead role of Dee Dee Allen, Deadline repo...
| WATCH: Huge New York power cut leaves Broadway, Times Square in dark A massive power cut crippled the tourist-filled heart of Manhattan for several hours on Saturday, cancelling Broadway shows and halting subway lines....
'Devastated and heartbroken': NYC power outage cancels Broadway shows, Jennifer Lopez concert Scores of Broadway shows and even a Jennifer Lopez concert at Madison Square Garden Saturday night came to a halt as a massive power outage left more than 61,000 customers in the dark. ...
These Manhattan apartments come with fantasy pools You don’t have to leave Manhattan to make a splash: Several luxury city listings now promise fantastical pool features. The 13,000-square-foot, eight-bedroom, 13-bathroom townhouse at 118 East 76th St. has all the trappings of Upper East Side splendor. There’s a formal living room, a cigar bar, a li...
Coyote sightings in NYC are surging — and mostly in Manhattan The concrete jungle is turning into the ‘Wile E’ West. Coyote sightings are surging in the Big Apple, with 35 so far this year — a four-fold increase compared to all of 2018, and a staggering six times the amount reported two years ago, according to Parks Department data obtained by The Post. Manhat...
DJ Khaled is on the hunt for a Manhattan crash pad As DJ Khaled paid tribute to slain rapper Nipsey Hussle on SNL’s season finale last week and performed at Pier 17, he was also looking at short-term rentals around town. As in his house hunts of past years, Gimme Shelter couldn’t help but notice the spots he showed interest in were once home to top....
Con Ed can’t explain what caused the Manhattan blackout Con Edison has yet to figure out why a large swath of Manhattan’s West Side was plunged into darkness by the blackout that lasted more than five hours on Saturday night. In a statement released late Sunday morning, the power company said it “will be conducting a diligent and vigorous inv...
Manhattan homes with secret gardens New Yorkers are going green in the concrete jungle. Inside 7C at 99 Jane St. in the West Village, you’ll find a stylish 2,136-square-foot, three-bedroom, two-bath home. But it’s the apartment’s private 1,000-square-foot garden terrace that will truly impress the guests. Located directly off the livi...
Helicopter crashes into Manhattan skyscraper The New York Fire Department have announced the crash landing and said there had been one fatality. The accident occurred in wet and foggy conditions....
Con Ed to probe cause of electrical failures that darkened Manhattan Con Edison is investigating why thousands of customers lost electricity for several hours in Midtown Manhattan amid calls by government officials to make sure another widespread blackout doesn't cripple the city again....
Teens wanted for robbery and assault in Manhattan Cops are on the hunt for four teens who allegedly robbed two people in Manhattan and attacked one of them, police said Friday. The teens are wanted for stealing a 48-year-old man’s cell phone in the Financial District on May 9 around 4:40 p.m. and for attacking a 22-year-old Uber driver a week...
Kate Spade’s Manhattan apartment goes on the market The Upper East Side co-op where fashion icon Kate Spade ended her life more than a year ago is on the market for $6.35 million, sources said. The late designer and her widower Andy Spade bought the 3,000 square-foot, third-floor pad in 1999 for $2.675 million — the same year they sold their controll...
Jennifer Lawrence hunts for second Manhattan apartment Actress Jennifer Lawrence is engaged to art gallerist Cooke Maroney, so she celebrated with a party at Brooklyn’s famed River Café — and by house hunting in Manhattan. J.Law owns a home at star-studded 443 Greenwich in Tribeca, which she rents out. But that hasn’t stopped her team from inquiring abo...
Blackout plunges parts of Manhattan into darkness A blackout hit more than 40,000 customers in Manhattan on Saturday evening, plunging subway stations and shops into darkness and sending thousands of people into the streets after a transformer explosion on the Upper West Side, officials said....
De Blasio calls for ban on helicopters flying over Manhattan Mayor Bill de Blasio called for a prohibition against helicopters flying over Manhattan in the wake of Monday’s deadly chopper crash in Midtown. “I think we need a full ban on any helicopters going over Manhattan itself,” de Blasio said on WNYC’s The Brian Lehrer Show Friday, adding that excep...
Meet the Big Brother Season 21 Cast, Including a Petroleum Engineer, Broadway Dancer and Wine Safari Guide It's time to return to the Big Brother house. CBS revealed the 16-member cast of the upcoming 21st season of Big Brother and it includes a therapist, a petroleum engineer, a Broadway dancer......
Hit By Huge Power Outage, Manhattan Plunges Into Darkness Subway stations plunged into darkness and the billboards of Times Square suddenly flicked off as New York's Manhattan was hit by a power outage on Saturday....
Doctor Manhattan Just Redefined Superman in Doomsday Clock Geoff Johns’ Doomsday Clock opus has been quietly ticking along at its own pace independent of the rest of DC’s other comics, but a revelation Doctor Manhattan makes in this week’s issue #10 has a significant impact on virtually each and every other character that exists within the publisher’s comic...
Officials seek answers after blackout in New York's Manhattan Government and utility
officials were still searching for definite reasons on Sunday
for a five-hour blackout in a large section of New York City's
Manhattan borough that left 73,000 customers without power on
Congressman Nadler falls ill at Manhattan press conference Rep. Jerrold Nadler, chairman of the House Judiciary Committee, nearly collapsed while attending a Manhattan press conference with Mayor Bill de Blasio Friday. Nadler, 71, put his head down at the conference around noon and grew pale. “Code blue in the gymnasium,” someone said over the P...
Paul Manafort in solitary confinement in Manhattan prison Paul Manafort is holed up in solitary confinement at a Manhattan prison — and he’s expected to remain at the lockup as his mortgage-fraud case plays out, his lawyer and the Department of Justice said Tuesday. The president’s former campaign manager was recently transferred to the Metropo...
Heart of New York goes dark as fire causes blackout in Manhattan Power outage affects about 73,000 people and disrupts traffic, subway system, businesses and Broadway productionsAuthorities scrambled to restore electricity to Manhattan following a power outage that knocked out Times Square’s towering electronic screens, darkened marquees in the theatre district a...
Widespread power outages hit parts of New York's Manhattan A blackout hit more than 40,000 people in New York City's Manhattan borough on Saturday evening, plunging subway stations and shops into darkness and sending thousands of people into the streets after an apparent transformer explosion on the Upper West Side, officials said....
Manhattan man drowns in Fire Island restaurant pool A Manhattan man was found dead in a Fire Island swimming pool in an apparent drowning, Suffolk County police said Friday. Officers were called to the Canteen eatery at Fire Island Pines around 7 p.m. Thursday, authorities said. That’s where emergency responders found Carlos Medina, 32, unconsc...
Uber Copter to Offer Flights From Lower Manhattan to J.F.K. For an 8-minute, one-way flight, the average ride will cost between $200 and $225 per person and include private ground transportation on both ends of the trip....
Manhattan helicopter crash pilot breached certification: FAA The pilot of the helicopter that crashed into a New York City skyscraper breached flying conditions, according to the FAA. Investigators are still trying to determine why the helicopter was flying over midtown Manhattan....
Electric Scooters Are Coming to New York, But You Can’t Rent One in Manhattan Tech leaders and delivery workers fought to lift the ban on electric bikes and scooters. Manhattan is off limits to the scooters because of congestion....
Microsoft leases new office building in downtown Manhattan Microsoft has signed a downtown lease for a major office outpost in New York City, The Post has learned. The tech giant this week signed its lease for about 70,000 square feet of space with the new owners of 300 Lafayette St., who have just closed their $125 million purchase of the newly developed, ...
Manhattan developer busted in mortgage fraud scheme A noted Upper East Side real estate developer took out fraudulent loans that allowed her to blow millions on Rolexes, jewelry, gold coins and lavish ski trips — declaring bankruptcy when it all went bust, prosecutors allege. British born developer Penny Ann Bradley, 54, was arrested Wednesday and ac...
Manhattan’s Hotel Wales will stay open until 2020 The end’s drawing near for the historic Hotel Wales at 1295 Madison Ave. at East 92nd Street — but guests can still book rooms through Jan. 6, 2020. The building will be converted to luxury condos after that. Real estate firm Adellco LLC bought the Wales for $56.25 million in December. We reported t...
Helicopter crashes onto roof of Manhattan skyscraper, killing one A helicopter made a crash landing onto the roof of a midtown Manhattan skyscraper on Monday, killing at least one person and sending a plume of smoke skyward from the top of the building....
Jeff Bezos snags 3 Manhattan apartments for $80 million Despite Amazon giving New York City the cold shoulder, its CEO is set to snag some prime Manhattan real estate. Jeff Bezos, the recently divorced multi-billionaire Amazon founder, is finalizing a deal to buy the top four floors of a NoMad apartment building for a total price tag of $80 million, sour...
Manhattan man clinging to life after fall from electric scooter A Manhattan man was clinging to life Friday after falling off his electric scooter in Midtown, police said. The 60-year-old man was driving the motorized scooter at about 8:45 p.m. near Park Avenue and East 58th Street when he fell of the bike and slammed into the pavement, authorities said. Witness...
Pro-tenant protestors gather outside Gov. Cuomo’s Manhattan office Nearly 80 protestors rallied outside Gov. Cuomo’s Manhattan office Saturday for a package of pro-tenant legislation before the state’s rent laws expire June 15. The activists want to “pressure” Cuomo to avoid “watering down” the proposed bills, said Esteban Giron of the Crown Heights Tenants Union....
Tech giants moving to Manhattan’s largest office space Justworks’ relocation from the Starrett-Lehigh Building in West Chelsea leaves only about 400,000 square feet available at 55 Water, said Howard Fiddle, leader of a CBRE leasing team....
Helicopter pilot wasn't licensed to fly in bad weather before Manhattan crash The National Transportation Safety Board started investigating Tuesday why a helicopter crashed on the roof of a Manhattan tower, killing the pilot in foggy conditions....
Manhattan judge denies DOJ’s bid to swap census case lawyers A federal judge in Manhattan has denied the Justice Department’s little-explained effort to swap out the attorneys representing the government in a lawsuit over the Trump administration’s plans to put a citizenship question on the 2020 US Census. Judge Jesse Furman, who ruled in January ...
Man crushed to death by giant 600-lb. safe in Lower Manhattan stairwell The unidentified man and two friends were trying to get the large safe down a flight of stairs at 76 Mott Street at around 4:30 p.m. when they lost control, according to law enforcement sources....
Cops use tracking device to bust Manhattan bank robber A Manhattan bank robber made off with $1,200 — but was arrested soon after on the Henry Hudson Parkway when cops used a bank-installed GPS device to track him down in a yellow cab, police said. Omari Moore, 33, knocked off the TD Bank on West 23rd St. in Chelsea at about 4:50 p.m. by......
Manhattan home prices fall for first time since financial crisis New tax law changes cost New Yorkers an estimated $14 billion last year. CNBC's Robert Frank reports on how the new tax rules are hurting housing prices....
This Manhattan comedy club’s mouth-watering menu is no joke The Stand, which showcases top comedians like Kevin Hart, Bill Burr and Sarah Silverman, has tapped executive chef Harold Villarosa to take its food to what some might call a laughably lofty level....
Sapphire stolen two decades ago in Italy now at center of Manhattan lawsuit The sleight of hand was as stunning as the stolen sapphire. No one knows how the 65-carat gem, inlaid in a dazzling art-deco diamond-and-sapphire Cartier bracelet, disappeared 22 years ago from a sparkling showcase in an Italian hotel where 50 people had gathered to ogle it. Known for the region in ...
NTSB investigating Manhattan chopper crash that killed pilot The National Transportation Safety Board started investigating Tuesday why a helicopter crashed on the roof of a Manhattan tower, killing the pilot in foggy conditions....
Notorious subway perv held on $100,000 bail at Manhattan arraignment He won’t be riding the trains any time soon. The serial subway predator who’s been arrested more than 70 times — including on Friday for assaulting an off duty-traffic cop on an L train — was held on $100,000 bail at his Manhattan arraignment early Saturday morning. Paroled sex off...
Parolee with history of breaking and entering busted for Manhattan burglaries A parolee with a history of breaking and entering in Manhattan was busted again Wednesday morning for a spate of burglaries in the borough after he was caught scaling scaffolding to steal from a Midtown building, police and law enforcement sources told The Post. Keith Brown was nabbed around midnigh...
Antonio Wei sues brother over Manhattan skyscraper trust feud A Florida man turned his family’s Manhattan high-rise into a $200 million property but cruelly cut them out of the hefty profits, his brother charges in a lawsuit. The Wei family, based in Brazil, has owned 116 John St. since 1980, when they paid $4 million for the 35-story building, records show. P...
Fire Island drowning victim identified as Manhattan resident The woman who died in the water off Fire Island during a severe thunderstorm over the weekend was identified by officials Wednesday as a 67-year-old Manhattan resident. The body of Upper East Side woman Barbara Langbecker was discovered around 3:40 p.m. Sunday after a passerby spotted her floating i...
NYPD cops rescue choking woman in Midtown Manhattan Two NYPD cops saved the life of a woman who was choking on a Manhattan sidewalk Sunday morning, the NYPD tweeted. A 58-year-old woman who was choking on some food approached police officer Patrick Plunkett outside the Strategic Response Group 1 station house on 42nd Street near 10th Avenue in Midtow...
Missing YouTuber’s personal items found along Manhattan Bridge Investigators have recovered personal items belonging to missing Youtuber along the Manhattan Bridge, police sources told The Post Saturday. Desmond Amofah — a 29-year-old video game reviewer who goes by the name Etika on Youtube, where he boasts 131,000 followers — was last heard from a...
‘White privilege’ survey posted in mostly minority school in Manhattan The “three Rs” at this school are reading, ‘riting and resentment. A survey on “white privilege” was posted in a Manhattan school with virtually no white students — raising questions about what, besides stirred-up outrage, is being taught. The two-page “White Privilege Exercise” was spotted earlier ...
Paul Manafort arrives at Manhattan court ahead of arraignment Paul Manafort was hauled into Manhattan court Thursday morning, hours ahead of his scheduled arraignment on mortgage fraud charges. President Trump’s one-time campaign manager was dressed in navy blue scrubs and white sneakers and handcuffed as he was led into Manhattan Supreme Court through t...
Paul Manafort transferred to federal prison in lower Manhattan Paul Manafort, President Trump’s former campaign manager, has been moved from a federal lockup in Pennsylvania to a lower Manhattan prison, a source said. Manafort, who was sentenced to more than seven years in March for financial crimes, also faces a number of state charges brought by Manhattan DA ...
One Dead After Helicopter Crashes Into Midtown Manhattan Building: Reports The New York Fire Department responded to reports of a helicopter crashing into a high rise building in Midtown Manhattan Monday afternoon. The New York Times reports one person died in the crash....
‘Disturbing’ number of Manhattan cyclists use phones while riding: study Don’t hold the phone! Nearly one-third of Manhattan cyclists are distracted by electronics while riding, according to a new study – triple the amount observed by the same researcher six years ago. The study by Hunter College’s sociology and urban planning departments also found a “disturbing” portio...
Woman stands trial in 1990 murder of lover in Manhattan Nearly 30 years after she allegedly shot dead her philandering, drug dealing baby daddy, Zunilda Rosario’s murder trial opened Wednesday in Manhattan Supreme Court. It was 1990 and the height of the crack epidemic when Juan Deleon and his pals got together to watch the historic Feb. 11 fight where u...
Trump ex-aide Manafort moved to Manhattan, arraignment seen near: source Paul Manafort, U.S. President Donald Trump's former campaign chairman, was transferred to a detention facility in Manhattan on Monday ahead of an expected arraignment on state charges in New York, a person familiar with the matter said....
Two city workers shot by BB gun sniper at NYCHA housing complex in Manhattan Two city workers were shot with a BB gun at a lower Manhattan housing development Saturday morning, police said. A NYCHA and a city sanitation employee were struck about 10 a.m. at NYCHA’s Gompers Houses near Pitt and Rivington streets in the Lower East Side, police said. “There was basically ...
Billionaire pedo Jeffrey Epstein held in Manhattan on new underage sex case Billionaire pedophile Jeffrey Epstein has been arrested in New York in a massive new underage sex trafficking case, The Post has confirmed. The hedge funder — who twelve years ago wriggled out of similar charges of abusing young girls — must appear in federal court in Manhattan on Monday on charges ...
Power restored after NYC transformer fire causes blackout in part of Manhattan, officials say Electricity was restored to thousands of customers in New York City on Saturday evening after an outage that knocked out traffic lights, stalled elevators and limited subway service....
Amazon is reportedly eyeing office space on Manhattan’s West Side After walking away from a deal to build a headquarters on the Queens waterfront in Long Island City, Amazon is back to shopping for office space on Manhattan’s West Side, sources tell The Post....
Helicopter crash atop foggy Manhattan skyscraper kills pilot A helicopter crashed onto the fog-shrouded roof of a midtown Manhattan skyscraper on Monday, killing the pilot and unnerving a city still scarred by memories of the Sept. 11, 2001, airplane attacks on the World Trade Center....
One dead after helicopter crash lands on roof of midtown Manhattan building A helicopter crash landed onto the roof of a building in midtown Manhattan and then caught fire on Monday afternoon, authorities said. The crash occurred atop 787 Seventh Avenue, as building, known as the Axa Equitable Center....
Train operator rescues kitten that fell on subway tracks in Manhattan A train operator rescued a kitten that tumbled onto the subway tracks in Manhattan on Sunday, cops said. The yellow kitten slipped away from its owner, a 14-year-old boy, on the platform of the Canal Street station at about 5:30 p.m. and fell on the tracks for the uptown R train, authorities told th...
Atop Manhattan skyscraper, investigators probe deadly helicopter crash Investigators from the National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) were sifting through the wreckage of a helicopter atop a Manhattan skyscraper on Tuesday as they sought to determine why the aircraft crashed on the roof a day earlier, killing the pilot....
Iconic costume, beauty store Ricky’s fading fast in Manhattan The New York beauty supplies retailer — a longtime destination for pink wigs, sex toys, Halloween costumes and exotic shampoos from Japan — will have shuttered all but two of its locations by summer’s end, The Post has learned....
Hot tech sector, Wall Street drive record Manhattan leasing A boom on Wall Street and a
thriving technology sector have pushed the unemployment rate in
Manhattan to record lows and propelled office leasing activity
to its best first six months of a year in a quarter century,
brokerage data shows....
Manhattan chopper crash begs question: Can we stop another 9/11-esque attack? Can defense tactics respond quick enough to a potential air threat in New York City? Experts say the answers are not so reassuring.
Jennifer Lopez concert evacuated as Manhattan power outage spreads A major Manhattan power outage spread south to Madison Square Garden on Saturday night, plunging the Jennifer Lopez concert into darkness, multiple twitter users said....
Hot-headed Manhattan driver hits two firefighters after parking beef: cops An enraged Manhattan driver who was double-parked in the East Village hit two firefighters with her car after driving on a curb to get past an FDNY ladder truck, police and sources said. Victoria Sotomayor, 28, was double parked near Avenue B and East 6th Street at about 2:30 p.m. when firefighters ...
An expert explains the Q2 sales surge in Manhattan real estate market Manhattan real estate has posted the first gains in over a year and a half. Bess Freedman, CEO of Brown Harris Stevens, joins "Squawk Box" to discuss....
Jailed financier Epstein seeks house arrest in Manhattan mansion American financier Jeffrey Epstein on Thursday asked a federal judge to let him out of jail and allow him to remain under house arrest in his Manhattan mansion while he awaits trial on charges of sex trafficking underage girls....
Police Find Belongings Of Missing YouTuber Etika On Manhattan Bridge Police found the backpack and phone of gaming YouTuber Desmond “Etika” Amofah, who has been missing since Wednesday, on New York’s Manhattan Bridge last night, the New York Post reported....
Manhattan woman claims ‘deranged’ boyfriend sent revenge porn to her parents, job A Manhattan woman says she endured years of abuse at the hands of a manipulative and vengeful Jekyll-and-Hyde-like ex-boyfriend who sent a trove of revenge porn to her parents and monitored work email because he thought she was cheating on him, a new lawsuit alleges. The woman — only identified as A...
Dapper ‘Burberry Bandit’ back robbing Manhattan banks: cops Manhattan’s “Burberry Bandit” is back. It’s only been five months since dapper robber Cornell Neilly was paroled from prison, but cops say he’s already back hitting banks. Neilly, 38, has been linked to seven Manhattan bank robberies in the two weeks from June 22 to Jul...
Trump lawyers to fight bank-records subpoena before Manhattan judge Lawyers for President Trump will appear before a Manhattan judge Wednesday to argue that House Democrats shouldn’t be allowed to get their hands on the commander in chief’s financial records through a subpoena — a position that failed to win over a Washington, DC, judge earlier thi...
Capitol Police officer arrested in Manhattan for brutal attack on his wife A US Capitol Police officer was arrested in a Lower Manhattan hotel Saturday for allegedly beating and choking his wife in front of their teenage son, police sources said Monday. Staff at the AC Hotel New York Downtown called the NYPD around 10 p.m. to report two people fighting. When they arrived a...
Top Manhattan lawyer claims ex-lover stole $500K while he recovered from heart surgery A lawyer at a top Manhattan firm claims his ex-lover was pretty heartless while he suffered with life-threatening cardiac issues, siphoning off half a million dollars of his money, according to court papers. International corporate lawyer Barry M. Fox, who serves as senior counsel at the white-shoe ...
Epstein plea deal casts light on Manhattan DA Cyrus Vance's role Manhattan District Attorney Cyrus Vance Jr. is among a growing group of federal prosecutors nationwide who've come under fresh scrutiny in the wake of charges of conspiracy and sex trafficking against billionaire Jeffrey Epstein....
Manhattan DA helps deported crack dealer get green card in exchange for testimony Manhattan prosecutors are helping an admitted crack cocaine dealer and illegal immigrant deported in 2007 get a green card to live in the US in exchange for ear-witness testimony in a slay case. Roberto Jose Carvajal had been booted back to his native Dominican Republic 12 years ago after he landed ...
Power outages hit parts of Manhattan sending subway stations, stores into darkness Power outages were reported across Times Square, Upper West Side and parts of midtown early Saturday evening, sending train stations, movie theaters and department stores into darkness....
Nude photos of underage girls found at Jeffrey Epstein’s Manhattan home: feds The feds found naked photos of young girls while searching Jeffrey Epstein’s Manhattan home, prosecutors alleged Monday. At a press conference, Manhattan US Attorney Geoffrey Berman said investigators “seized evidence including nude photographs of what appeared to be underage girls”...
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Drug dealer peddled heroin, fentanyl and coke at Manhattan fast food spots Want some oxy with those fries? A Manhattan drug dealer peddled heroin, fentanyl and cocaine in broad daylight at popular fast food spots — like McDonald’s, Chipotle and Au Bon Pain — while women with small children and babies stood just feet away, authorities said Tuesday. Anthony Morales’ favorite...
A Manhattan mansion, a ranch in New Mexico, a private jet, and a black stuffed poodle on a Steinway. Here's a look at the assets of Jeffrey Epstein. Stephanie Keith/Getty Images
Wealthy financier Jeffrey Epstein was arrested over the weekend and is facing charges of sex trafficking and conspiracy in federal court.
Court documents unsealed Monday say Epstein must forfeit any property connected with the crimes alleged against him.
Epstein owns a...
Manhattan District Attorney Refuses to Reopen Cases Handled by Central Park Five Prosecutor Linda Fairstein Since the release of Netflix’s haunting masterpiece When They See Us, karma has been working overtime to derail the lives and careers of former prosecutor Linda Fairstein and attorney Elizabeth Lederer—two of the biggest beneficiaries of the Exonerated Five’s 1990 convictions....
The cast of Broadway’s ‘Ain’t Too Proud’ very proud of show NEW YORK (AP) — For Jeremy Pope, the idea of playing one of The Temptations was a daunting proposition. Thankfully, he got some advice and help from an original Temptation.
During rehearsals for the jukebox musical “Ain’t Too Proud — The Life and Times of the Temptations,” Otis Wil...
Mandatory update coming to Windows 7, 2008 to kill off weak update hashes Enlarge
Windows 7 and Windows Server 2008 users will imminently have to deploy a mandatory patch if they want to continue updating their systems, as spotted by Mary Jo Foley.
Currently, Microsoft's Windows updates use two different hashing algorithms to enable Windows to detect tampering or modif...
World War Z Game Update: July 2019 FREE Six Skulls update and more coming this week Co-op shooter World War Z is getting a big update this week, and publisher Focus Home Interactive has promised that there's plenty to come in the next few months....
Anthem Update Patch Notes 1.2.0 Today: New Freeplay Update, Cataclysm news coming tomorrow EA and Bioware have pushed out the first Anthem update in weeks - and we're expecting some more news to come tomorrow, too. Here's what you need to know....
Court officers injured in scuffle with visitor at Manhattan Supreme Court Two court officers were injured Tuesday during a skirmish with a visitor at Manhattan Supreme Court, authorities and sources told the Post. Corey Marrant walked into the courthouse on Centre Street shortly before noon wearing a body camera, and lay on the ground of the lobby, but court officers told...
T-Mobile is quietly testing its mobile 5G service in Manhattan Tweets from a gentleman named Milan Milanovic reveal that T-Mobile is apparently testing its mobile 5G network in Manhattan. An unlocked Samsung Galaxy S10 5G running on the T-Mobile 5G network produced a download dataspeed of 495.52Mbps as measured using Ookla's Speedtest.net app. Upload speeds are...
Fortnite Update 9.20 Time: Epic Games confirm next Fortnite update and server downtime Today Epic Games has finally confirmed when the next Fortnite Update will be released on PS4, Xbox and the many other devices capable of playing Fortnite Battle Royale....
May 2019 Ags Update See what’s happening in the Ags markets, including how the African Swine Fever crisis in China may affect the global hog market, latest on Black Sea Wheat and Corn markets, and more....
|UPDATE:CompletelistofnewPICboard National Treasury has reissued a statement on the PIC board appointments, as the previous statement had erroneously left out the name of one of the board members....
UPDATE 2-Prologis to buy IPT for about $4 bln Prologis Inc said on Monday it
would buy Black Creek Group's Industrial Property Trust Inc
(IPT), a portfolio of U.S. industrial properties, in
an all-cash deal valued at about $4 billion....
You should update Firefox right now to fix a critical bug If you have Firefox on your computer, you should update it right now. Mozilla has released security updates Firefox 67.0.3 and Firefox ESR 60.7.1 to fix a critical bug, which it says hackers are actively exploiting to take control of vulnerable syste......
Update on the latest sports MLB-NEWS
Paxton still has knee issue; Gregorius to start 20-day clock
UNDATED (AP) — New York Yankees pitcher James Paxton still has discomfort in his ailing left knee. The 30-year-old left-hander hasn’t pitched for the Yankees since May 3. He allowed one hit in four innings and struck out seven aga...
July 2019 Ags Update Read the latest happenings in the Ags markets, including how above-average rainfall is impacting U.S. corn planting, soymeal hedging for feed mills case study, and more....
Update your website regularly: Here's why Ever had to endure a series of visits to a dentist or doctor, where you end up reading all the magazines, even the ones that are months old? For most people, boredom is quite simply torture – and nothing kills enthusiasm like seeing the same things over and over again. And the same ...
June 2019 Ags Update Read the latest happenings in the Ags markets, including how above-average rainfall is impacting U.S. corn planting, soymeal hedging for feed mills case study, and more....
Verizon Moto Z4 first update is all about 5G It's totally reasonable to have software updates for smartphones at launch. Game developers are doing it more often than not, so why not smartphone vendors if they feel their products really need some last minute changes before reaching customers hands.The Moto Z4 has just hit the shelves at Verizon...
Update on the latest in sports: NBA PLAYOFFS
Raptors host Game 4
TORONTO (AP) _ The Raptors hosts the Milwaukee Bucks for Game 4 tonight in the Eastern Conference NBA finals. The Bucks lead 2-1.
The Raptors’ Kawhi (kuh-WY’) Leonard played a playoff career-high 52 minutes in Toronto’s double-overtime victory over the Bu...
Android Q: everything you need to know about Google's update New Android version out in public beta with smarter AI, more privacy and dark mode Google took the wraps off the next version of Android 10 Q at its IO developer conference in California this week, introducing a whole range of new features, gestures, AI and privacy advances.Android Q doesn’t yet hav...
Trevor Rosenthal Pitching Update: Look Out! Scattershot Nationals reliever Trevor Rosenthal was sent to the injured list back on April 26, two days after his last outing, another alarming disasterpiece in what is shaping up to be a nightmare of a season. The official line at the time was that Rosenthal had a stomach virus that caused weight l...
What The Hell Has Gotten Into Meyers Leonard?! [Update] Meyers Leonard started Game 4 against the Golden State Warriors Monday night. He started Game 3, too, and had a very solid game, box stats-wise, going for 16 points, three rebounds, and four assists in 31 minutes. The Blazers were roundly outscored during his minutes, but plenty goes into that, and ...
UPDATE 1-Germany to buy three new Bombardier jets Germany's government will buy
three new Bombardier jets this year, RND newspapers
reported on Tuesday, adding that the deal would have a volume of
240 million euros ($268.51 million)....
Let Windows 10 Figure Out When to Automatically Update Your PC There are a lot of new features—some big, some small, some minuscule—in Microsoft’s big May 2019 update for Windows 10. I already covered a few of my favorites (the “coolest ones,” as I put it), but I’ll be going through the rest of the update and highlighting other interesting tweaks that Lifehacke...
BC-Kentucky Sports Digest, UPDATE Here’s a look at how AP’s sports coverage is shaping up in Kentucky. Questions about coverage plans are welcome and should be directed to the AP-Louisville bureau at (502) 583-7718 or aplouisville(at)ap.org. Beth Campbell is on the desk. News editor Scott Stroud can be reached at sstroud...
Update Your Firefox Browser Right Now to Fix a Serious Security Bug On the heels of the Firefox 67.0 release, Mozilla has rolled out Firefox 67.0.3, which fixes a major security bug. According to the Mozilla Security board, hackers have reportedly been using the bug to take over PCs running unpatched versions of Firefox 67.0. All Firefox users should update to the l...
UPDATE 1-UAW president to GM: We invested in you, now invest in us The UAW and General Motors Co
on Tuesday formally kicked off contract talks, with the
union's president calling on the automaker to keep open plants
it has slated for closure and to invest in its workforce after
the union helped it through a government-led bankruptcy a decade
Giancarlo Stanton injury update Before Wednesday night’s game, we got an update on Giancarlo Stanton’s injury status.
Giancarlo Stanton biceps injury healed… but had cortisone shot in shoulder #yankees
— Meredith Marakovits (@M_Marakovits) April 24, 2019
Out of nowhere we find out that ...
The Best New Features in Windows 10's May 2019 Update Microsoft officially launched the Windows 10 May 2019 update today for all to consume—all who haven’t already been beta-testing it for months, that is. Acquiring said update is easy. Click the Start button, type in “Updates,” click on the “Check for Updates” option that pops up, and click on the can...
Flipboard Users: Update Your Passwords Right Now Flipboard, the news aggregation app and website, announced to its users in an email today that a massive security breach left account login information vulnerable and accessible to hackers for over nine months. The company is taking measures to keep user information secure, but if you used your Flip...
Anthem won't be at EA's E3 show, despite Cataclysm update Sci-fi looter shooter Anthem's long-awaited Cataclysm content update will be unveiled today, with a livestream on both Twitch and Mixer – as publisher EA reveals the game will not be part of the company's E3 2019 showcase.The news will accompany the 1.2.0 update for the game, which ...
A Firefox update fixes yet another zero-day vulnerability Mozilla recently rolled out a fix for a critical bug that hackers were actively exploiting to take control of vulnerable systems. Now, it has released a patch for yet another zero-day bug. According to ZDNet, infiltrators used the two flaws in tandem......
UPDATE 1-UK Stocks-Factors to watch on May 30 Britain's FTSE 100 index is seen opening 2 points
higher at 7,188 on Thursday, according to financial bookmakers, with futures
up 0.29% ahead of the cash market open....
Update Your Logitech Wireless Dongle Right Now A few years ago, hackers discovered that they could remotely take control of a PC by exploiting a vulnerability in Logitech wireless dongles. According to The Verge, dongles that Logitech is shipping today are still vulnerable to the same remote access hack—dubbed “MouseJack.”—a list that includes t...
And Now, A Washington Wizards Update: Hell If you lost track of the Washington Wizards amid all Sunday’s wild NBA free-agency news, that’s fine, and reasonable. It speaks well of you, all things considered. A solid double-fistful of the league’s big stars switched teams over the weekend, and none of them came to or left the Wizards—but the W...
You Should Update WhatsApp Right Away. Here’s How to Do it Quickly and Easily A security vulnerability in Facebook-owned messaging app WhatsApp can reportedly allow hackers to gain access to your smartphone’s sensors — like your camera and microphone — as well as your personal information, all through a single phone call.
The Financial Times reports the mal...
UPDATE 2-Brookfield, GIC to buy Genesee & Wyoming for about $6.4 bln Canada's Brookfield Asset Management Inc
and Singaporean sovereign wealth fund GIC on Monday
agreed to buy U.S. freight railroad owner Genesee & Wyoming Inc
for about $6.4 billion in cash....
BC-KY–Kentucky News Digest, Update, KY Here’s a look at how AP’s general news coverage is shaping up in Kentucky. Questions about coverage plans are welcome and should be directed to the AP-Louisville bureau at (502) 583-7718 or aplouisville(at)ap.org. News editor Scott Stroud can be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org. A reminder this...
UPDATE 2-Pentagon gets 8.8% discount in $34 bln F-35 jet deal The U.S. Department of
Defense has a "handshake" agreement with Lockheed Martin Co
to cut 8.8 percent from the price of its latest order of
F-35A fighter jet, shaving a year from the time frame in which
each aircraft will cost less than $80 million, a Pentagon
official said on Monday....
UPDATE 1-Synthomer to buy Omnova in $824 mln deal Polymer maker Synthomer Plc
said on Wednesday it has agreed to buy Omnova Solutions Inc
for an enterprise value of $824 million in a bid to
strengthen its global position....
N4T Investigators: Border Build – UPDATE TUCSON – We have an update on a story the News 4 Tucson Investigators broke earlier this year about a construction project right along the border in Santa Cruz County.
Despite calls from several environmental groups to stop the project, it is now moving forward.
That project, a bridge over the...
FAANG: Update on the "Story of the Year" A government sling-shot is taking aim at corporate technology giants. Plus, investors in the FAANG stocks are not sleeping too well at night. Take a look at this chart......
AT&T rolling out Android 9.0 Pie update to the LG V35 ThinQ AT&T is the first US carrier to release the long overdue LG V35 ThinQ Android 9.0 Pie update, because it's one of the few that volunteered to do that. Well, apart from Google Fi, which is why theoretically AT&T is the first carrier to offer the update.Anyway, it appears that AT&T published the offic...
UPDATE 1-UK Stocks-Factors to watch on May 22 Britain's FTSE 100 index is seen opening 21
points higher at 7,350 on Wednesday, according to financial bookmakers, with
futures up 0.29% ahead of the cash market open....
UPDATE 1-UK Stocks-Factors to watch on May 28 Britain's FTSE 100 index is seen opening 28
points higher at 7,306 on Tuesday, according to financial bookmakers, with
futures FFIc1 up 0.39% ahead of the cash market open....
Just Cause 4 gets Los Demonios DLC and spring update on July 3 Just Cause 4 has a lot of zany things in it, and today Square Enix is announcing that the demons of the Los Demonios downloadable content (DLC) for Just Cause 4 will debut on July 3.Read More...
What to Do If Your Mac Won't Update to Windows 10 Version 1903 It’s much, much easier to run Windows on a Mac than macOS on a Windows machine, but that doesn’t mean that this crazy hybrid environment is always going to be perfect. Microsoft recently released a bulletin that explains why you might be encountering some issues if you’re trying to update to the lat...
Update on Our 2020 Climate Summit On Friday, The New Republic published an an offensive, homophobic attack on Democratic candidate Pete Buttigieg. The article was swiftly condemned for being inappropriate, and it was taken down from the site Saturday. In light of these events, The New Republic is withdrawing its participation from o...
Asus 6Z Getting New Update With Camera Improvements, More in India Asus 6Z has received Google's ARCore and an enhanced camera experience through the latest software update that also brings the June 2019 Android security patch....
Windows 10 version 1903: When will you get the next big feature update? In the "Windows as a service" era, updates can arrive when you least expect them. So can major changes in Microsoft's update policies for business customers. I've sorted out the details of the latest Windows Update for Business policy change. There will be a test....
Fallout 76's Next Update Adds Actual NPCs After admitting on stage that Fallout 76's first year hasn’t exactly been great, Bethesda is trying again with some big changes for the game going forwards....
UPDATE 1-Last Volkswagen Beetle drives into the sunset Volkswagen
rolled the last Beetle off the assembly line on Wednesday, the
end of the road for a car that ran from Nazi Germany through
hippie counterculture but failed to navigate a swerve in
consumer tastes toward SUVs....
UPDATE 1-UK Stocks-Factors to watch on June 3 Britain's FTSE 100 index is seen opening 31
points lower at 7,131 on Monday, according to financial bookmakers, with futures
down 0.3% ahead of the cash market open....
Latest Windows 10 update has a bug that kills VPN connection Microsoft has confirmed that the Windows 10 May 2019 Update (version 1903) contains a bug that could break the Remote Access Connection Manager (RASMAN) service on some devices, in turn killing users VPN connections.In an update to its support document, the company revealed that the bug is affecting...
UPDATE 2-FTC wins right for competition probe at Facebook -WSJ The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) has
secured the right to examine how Facebook Inc's practices
affect its digital competition, the Wall Street Journal reported
Mi TV 4A Series' Android 9 Pie Update on the Way, Xiaomi Reveals Xiaomi has finally announced plans to roll out the Android 9 Pie software update for the Mi TV 4A series, with a limited Early Access Plan now open for sign-ups....
UPDATE 1-Canada auto sales fall 5.9% in May Auto sales in Canada fell 5.9% in May
from a year earlier, marking declines for the fifteenth straight
month, according to industry data released on Monday....
Another US carrier rolls out the LG V40 ThinQ Android 9.0 Pie update After Verizon and AT&T, it looks like U.S. Cellular might be the next carrier in the United States to release the long-awaited Android 9.0 Pie update for the LG V40 ThinQ. LG's flagship hasn't been among the first top-tier phones in the US to be updated to the latest version of Android, a bit of a l...
UPDATE 1-Greyhound for sale, owner First Group says Train and bus operator FirstGroup
said on Thursday it would sell U.S. coach service Greyhound and
look to separate off its UK First Bus operations as it seeks to
head off pressure from major investors for returns....
UPDATE 3-Uber says IRS probing its 2013-14 tax returns The U.S. Internal Revenue Service is
auditing Uber Technologies Inc's taxes for 2013 and
2014 and the ride-hailing company expects unrecognized tax
benefits to be reduced within the next year by at least $141
Windows 10 May 2019 Update now rolling out to everyone… slowly Enlarge (credit: David Holt / Flickr)
To avoid a replay of the problems faced by the Windows 10 October 2018 Update, version 1809, Microsoft has taken a very measured approach to the release of the May 2019 Update, version 1903, with both a long spell as release candidate and a much less aggressiv...
Samsung Galaxy Watch gets the One UI update at Verizon It's been almost a month since Samsung kicked off the One UI update rollout to some of its older smartwatches, but it looks like not all models got it yet. For example, the LTE-enabled Galaxy Watch received the One UI update just one week ago, while the T-Mobile Galaxy Watch got it around the same t...
Update to Google's Messages app adds a very useful feature Google's master plan to dominate the world includes the placement of Google Assistant into as many apps and devices as possible. To that end, several Reddit posters (via XDA) are discovering that updating to version 4.4.070 of Google's Messages app adds a new feature. Spotted in a section of the app...
Box update makes it easier to sort out your storage Cloud content management company Box has announced its all new Box Relay to help simplify business processes across organization's extended enterprise of employees, partners and customers.The company's revamped version of its key workflow product features a powerful new workflow engine, si...
macOS Catalina vs Windows 10 May 2019 Update: which is best? Apple has now unveiled macOS 10.15 Catalina and announced that it will be heading to Macs and MacBooks later this year after a beta testing period. Meanwhile, Microsoft has begun rolling out its latest major operating system (OS) revision: the Windows 10 May 2019 Update.Now that we know more about t...
UPDATE 2-Crocs to cut Chinese production for U.S. market Crocs Inc will aim to cut the
volume of its shoes and accessories produced in China for the
U.S. market by more than two-thirds over the next year, as it
guards against the impact of President Donald Trump's trade war
This Tiny Car Charger Is an Update to One of Our All-Time Best Sellers, and Just $16 Let the past die, or at least plug in this $16 Aukey dual-port charger to bring your car’s lighter socket to 2019. Use the code U6AJHIUX to bring the price down to just $16. This particular plug offers a Quick Charge USB 3.0 port plus USB-C PD to charge all of your gear....
OnePlus 7 Pro Receiving OxygenOS 9.5.8 Update With Several Fixes OnePlus 7 Pro has started receiving OxygenOS 9.5.8 update. OnePlus team has also shared its feedback on several user submitted feature requests and revealed what users can expect to see in the future......
UPDATE 1-Korean Air to buy 20 Boeing 787s, lease 10 more Korean Air Lines Co Ltd
said on Wednesday it will add 30 Boeing Co
Dreamliner passenger jets to its fleet, including what it said
would be the country's first use of the largest Dreamliner
model, the 787-10....
CORRECTED-UPDATE 2-At AIG, $21 mln pay package for CEO gets slim majority American International Group
Inc said shareholders approved a $21 million pay
package for Chief Executive Officer Brian Duperreault by only a
narrow margin during the company's annual meeting on Tuesday....
Verizon is the first US carrier to update the LG V40 ThinQ to Android 9.0 Pie Despite the fact that T-Mobile teased the upcoming release of the LG V40 ThinQ Android 9.0 Pie update about two weeks ago, Verizon is actually the first US carrier to offer the update to its customers.The announcement published on Verizon's website mentions that the Android 9.0 Pie update is rolling...
UPDATE 1-UK Stocks-Factors to watch on July 3 Britain's FTSE 100 index is seen opening 9 points
higher at 7,568 points on Wednesday, according to financial bookmakers, with
futures up 0.82% ahead of the cash market open....
Update allows you to share self-destructing images through the Google Duo app Back in 2012 when Snapchat launched, its claim to fame was that members could take a photo that would "self-destruct" in ten seconds or less once viewed by the recipient. Of course, there were many references to the self-destructing tapes seen on the Mission Impossible television show. You'd never r...
UPDATE 1-UK Stocks-Factors to watch on June 19 Britain's FTSE 100 index is seen opening 10
points higher at 7,453 on Wednesday, according to financial bookmakers, with
futures down 0.03% ahead of the cash market open....
UPDATE 1-Exxon to proceed with oil development in Argentina Exxon Mobil Corp said on Tuesday
it was going ahead with an oil development project in Argentina
that could produce up to 55,000 barrels of oil-equivalent per
day (boepd) within five years....
RPT-UPDATE 3-Norwegian Air CEO and co-founder Kjos quits top job Norwegian Air's Bjoern
Kjos stepped down on Thursday as chief executive of the airline
he co-founded and turned into Europe's third-biggest budget
carrier by passenger numbers....
Apple releases iOS 12.3.1 and a supplemental update for macOS 10.14.5 Enlarge / From left to right: the iPhone 8, the iPhone XS, the iPhone XR, and the iPhone XS Max. (credit: Samuel Axon)
Just a little over a week after iOS 12.3 hit iPhones and iPads everywhere, Apple has released iOS 12.3.1—a minor update that fixes a couple bugs. Earlier this week, Apple also rel...
Windows 10 now tells you if May 2019 Update is blocked for your PC Windows 10 May 2019 Update is seemingly rolling out pretty slowly in its initial stages – with Microsoft being understandably cautious and keen not to repeat any October 2018 Update-style nightmare – and perhaps as a result of this, Microsoft has decided to notify users when their PC i...
UPDATE 1-UK Stocks-Factors to watch on July 8 Britain's FTSE 100 index is seen opening 7 points
lower at 7,546 on Monday, according to financial bookmakers, with futures
down 0.21% ahead of the cash market open....
UPDATE 1-Some Boeing 737 MAX planes may have faulty parts -U.S. FAA The U.S. Federal Aviation
Administration said on Sunday some Boeing Co 737 MAX and
NG planes may have parts that were improperly manufactured and
that it will require their replacement, the latest issue to hit
the world's largest plane maker....
Everyone's already spoiled it, so screw it, here's the Jeopardy! champ update [Spoilers for today’s episode of Jeopardy! if you haven’t seen it yet—and honestly, this early in the day? There’s almost no chance you have, we’re sorry to say.]...
UPDATE 1-South African carbon tax finally becomes law South Africa's long-delayed
carbon tax has been enshrined in law, the treasury said on
Sunday, as one of the continent's worst polluters transitions to
lower emissions in its efforts to meet agreements on global
UPDATE 1-U.S. says $168 mln ITT for-profit student loans to be forgiven Former students at ITT Technical
Institute will not have to pay $168 million they still owe on
private loans from an affiliated lender to attend the
now-defunct for-profit college, under a U.S. regulatory
settlement announced on Friday....
Williams: New update will decide if 2019 F1 car direction was right The Williams Formula 1 team believes a mid-season update package will decide whether its change of philosophy for its 2019 car was the correct decision...
UPDATE 1-U.S. Steel's Slovak plant to cut workforce by around a fifth United States Steel Corp's
factory in Slovakia will lay off 2,500 people, or around a
fifth of its workforce, by the end of 2021 as it tries to
compete with a glut of cheap steel imports from non-EU
countries, it said on Friday....
Microsoft's next big Windows 10 update is actually pretty small We hope you liked the features added in the Windows 10 May 2019 update, because it may be a while before other noticeable upgrades happen. Microsoft committed to a biannual major release schedule for Windows 10 back in 2017, and now it confirmed that......
IRS proposes update to Form W-4 to increase accuracy The IRS has proposed an update to the Form W-4 that it says will increase its accuracy and reduce its complexity. But experts say it may prove a bit more difficult for employees to complete.
The form, which is used to help employers know how much to withhold from paychecks for federal taxes, require...
The next major Windows 10 update could bring big changes to Cortana Microsoft’s drive to continuously update Windows 10 and its features looks set to continue, with a new build (18922) released to Windows Insiders to test out – which includes a radically different Cortana app.Windows Insiders are people who have signed up to test upcoming versions of W...
UPDATE 1-A rally and a redirect: why the markets are so focused on the Fed When New York Fed President
John Williams talked about the need to "vaccinate the economy"
on Thursday, markets listened. And when the New York Fed itself
spoke up later to clarify his remarks, investors were again all
UPDATE 2-Huawei asks Verizon to pay for over 200 patents - WSJ Huawei Technologies Co Ltd has
told Verizon Communications Inc that the U.S. carrier
should pay licensing fees for more than 200 of the Chinese
telecoms equipment maker's patents, the Wall Street Journal
UPDATE 4-Salesforce bets on big data with $15.3 bln Tableau buy Salesforce.com Inc agreed on
Monday to buy big data firm Tableau Software Inc for
$15.3 billion, adding muscle in its fight with Microsoft Corp
for a bigger share of the market that helps businesses
target customers with tools to analyze and visualize data....
UPDATE 1-Tilray CFO says co will not be profitable for at least a year - Bloomberg Cannabis producer Tilray Inc
will not make profit for at least another year, Bloomberg
on Monday, quoting the company's chief financial officer....
Having trouble with Amazon Alexa? You’re not the only one. [Update: It’s fixed.] Update: An Amazon spokesperson told TechCrunch “This afternoon we had an issue that impacted some Alexa customers’ ability to interact with the service. The Alexa service is now operating normally.”
If your requests to Alexa are being met with answers like “I’m having some trouble, plea...
UPDATE 1-Tianqi says happy 'for now' with stake in SQM -president Tianqi Lithium Corp
is happy for now with its stake in rival SQM
and is working to deepen business ties with the
Chilean lithium producer, the Chinese company's president said
UPDATE 1-FAA says has no timetable for Boeing 737 MAX's return to service The Federal Aviation Administration said
on Wednesday it does not have a specific timetable on when
Boeing Co's troubled 737 MAX jet would return to service
after two fatal crashes led to the airplane's worldwide
grounding in March....
UPDATE 1-UK Stocks - Factors to watch on July 17 Britain's FTSE 100 index is seen opening 20
points lower at 7,558 on Wednesday, according to financial bookmakers, with
futures down 0.26% ahead of the cash market open....
There's another macOS update to fix Zoom security exploits Apple is still working to plug the holes created by a security exploit recently discovered in video conferencing app Zoom. According to The Verge, Apple quietly pushed out a security update for macOS that removes vulnerable software installed automat......
You should update WhatsApp to avoid a surveillance vulnerability WhatsApp has rushed to roll out a security fix for a surveillance vulnerability. The firm says people should upgrade to the latest version of the app...
UPDATE 3-Salesforce bets on big data with $15.3 bln Tableau buy Salesforce.com Inc agreed on
Monday to buy big data firm Tableau Software Inc for
$15 billion, adding muscle in its fight with Microsoft Corp
for a bigger share of the market that helps businesses
target customers better....
UPDATE 3-Apple moves Mac Pro production to China from U.S. - WSJ Apple Inc is shifting
manufacturing of its new Mac Pro desktop computer to China from
the United States, the Wall Street Journal reported on Friday,
citing people familiar with the matter....
UPDATE 1-BMW and Daimler team up on automated driving Some 1,200 developers at BMW
and Daimler will team up to develop
automated driving technology, the companies said on Thursday,
the latest carmakers forced to pool their development resources
at a time of shrinking margins....
UPDATE 1-Trump says 'will take a look' at accusations over Google, China U.S. President Donald Trump
said early Tuesday his administration would investigate
accusations that Alphabet Inc's Google worked with the
UPDATE 2-U.S. SEC chief says he has not met with Facebook since Libra announcement A top U.S. financial market
regulator said on Tuesday he has not discussed with Facebook its
Libra currency proposal, nearly a month after the social media
giant announced the project....
UPDATE 1-AT&T eyes $16-$17-a-month streaming service - WSJ AT&T Inc's WarnerMedia may price
its streaming service between $16 and $17 per month, instead of
a multi-tiered plan, the Wall Street Journal reported on
Thursday, citing people familiar with the matter....
OnePlus 7 Pro BIG Camera Update (Oxygen OS 9.5.7): Photos Before and After OnePlus has just pushed its huge camera update for the OnePlus 7 Pro, an update that improves the colors in photos, makes them punchier, more contrasty and just less pale and less dull.If you are not sure whether you have that update on your OnePlus phone, go into Settings > System Update and check ...
UPDATE 1-UK Stocks - Factors to watch on July 10 Britain's FTSE 100 index is seen opening 10
points higher at 7,546
on Wednesday, according to financial bookmakers, with futures down 0.06%
ahead of the cash market open....
Google pushes new update to the Pixel Buds, here is what's new The Pixel Buds are far from being perfect, but they sure aren't bad at all. As a matter of fact, most users won't notice some of the issues that Google discovered after releasing the earphones. Even so, the Mountain View company has decided to address these minor bugs that might be annoying for some...
UPDATE 1-U.S. offshore oil production remains cut by 58% -U.S. government More than half the daily crude
production in the U.S. Gulf of Mexico remained offline on
Tuesday in the wake of Hurricane Barry, the U.S. drilling
regulator said, as most oil companies were re-staffing
facilities to resume production....
The Warriors Aren't Just Going To Be Able To Wait For This Mess To Go Away [Update] A lot has happened since Raptors guard Kyle Lowry was shoved by a Warriors fan after falling into the seats during Game 3: Lowry was understandably angry; the fan got ejected; after the game Lowry said the fan had made “vulgar” comments to him; this morning, the fan was identified as Mark Stevens, a...
Motorola will only release the Android Q update for Moto Z4 The Moto Z4 is Motorola's newest mid-range Android smartphone, one that will not be followed by the usual Force Edition model, which the US company said it canceled. Those who bought the Moto Z4 might not have known though that Motorola doesn't plan more than one major Android OS update for the devi...
UPDATE 1-Ford to lay off around 200 workers at Canadian plant Ford Motor Co will lay
off about approximately 200 employees in September at a Canadian
manufacturing plant in Oakville, Ontario, with the possibility
of more layoffs in January, the company said on Friday....
UPDATE 1-UK Stocks-Factors to watch on July 5 Britain's FTSE 100 index is seen opening two
points lower at 7,602 on Friday, according to financial bookmakers, with futures
down 0.08% ahead of the cash market open....
UPDATE 3-Former Algerian officials questioned over corruption - TV Two former powerful Algerian
officials and a prominent businessmen were questioned in courts
on Sunday, state TV said, over accusations of corruption in the
ruling elite under ex-president Abdelaziz Bouteflika....
UPDATE 1-PG&E in talks with lawmakers on $11 bln fund - Bloomberg Troubled power utility company PG&E Corp
has spoken to lawmakers for arranging about $11 billion
fund to settle claims related to wildfires, Bloomberg reported https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2019-06-05/pg-e-is-said-to-plan-11-billion-fund-to-settle-wildfire-claims?srnd=deals
Own a Fitbit Inspire? Update it soon for new watch faces The Fitbit Inspire and Inspire HR quickly became two of the company's most popular fitness trackers after launching earlier this year, and a new software update has made them even more customizable than before.If you update the software on either tracker in the coming days, you'll get acce...
Anthem Gets New Update After Weeks Of Radio Silence After weeks of saying almost nothing about the multiplayer space shooter Anthem, BioWare has announced a new update, a public test server for PC players, and that new details about its end-game Cataclysm event, originally promised for launch in May, will be arriving tomorrow during a developer lives...
UPDATE 3-Groningen gas output should be cut more quickly, says minister Production at the Groningen
gas field in the Netherlands should be reduced at a faster pace
following a 3.4 magnitude earthquake in the northern Dutch
region on Wednesday, Economic Affairs Minister Eric Wiebes said....
Factbox - Blockchain projects: A status update Banks, exchange operators and other companies are investing billions of dollars to find uses for blockchain, a digital ledger used by cryptocurrencies like bitcoin....
UPDATE 1-UK Stocks-Factors to watch on July 19 Britain's FTSE 100 index is seen opening 32
points higher at 7,525 on Friday, according to financial bookmakers, with
futures up 0.44% ahead of the cash market open.
* ASTON MARTIN: The biggest investor in Aston Martin offered on
Friday to buy another 3% stake in the luxury carmaker, whose shares ha...
UPDATE 1-UK Stocks-Factors to watch on June 7 Britain's FTSE 100 index is seen opening up 18
points at 7,278 on Friday, according to financial bookmakers, with futures
up 20 points ahead of the cash market open....
UPDATE 1-Russia's TCS co-owner to Yandex: let's integrate Oleg Tinkov, the founder
and key shareholder in Russia's TCS Group, said on
Friday that if his bank were to merge assets with Russian
Internet giant Yandex, the united company would be
worth over $20 billion....
Renault F1 team's "substantial" French GP update given debut in FP1 Renault has revealed a number of new parts that constitute its "substantial" French Grand Prix Formula 1 upgrade package as it aims to draw clear of the midfield order...
UPDATE 1-Portugal to buy five Embraer military planes for 827 mln euros Portugal's government will buy
five KC-390 military transport aircraft and a flight simulator
from Brazilian aerospace company Embraer for 827
million euros ($932 million), Defence Minister Joao Gomes
Cravinho said on Thursday....
UPDATE 3-Slimmed-down WPP to net $3.1 bln selling Kantar stake to Bain WPP is selling a 60% stake in
Kantar to private equity firm Bain Capital, valuing the data
analytics business at about $4 billion and giving the British
owner of agencies including Ogilvy and Wunderman Thompson funds
to cut debt and rebuild....
UPDATE 3-Drugmaker Sanofi hires Hudson from Novartis as CEO Sanofi has poached Paul
Hudson from Novartis to replace Chief Executive Olivier
Brandicourt who will retire in September, France's biggest
drugmaker said on Friday, helping send its shares almost 5
Hudson, who is British, will take over on Sept. 1,...
UPDATE 1-France will end healthcare refunds for homeopathic drugs France will end social security
reimbursements for homeopathic drugs and the new policy - which
has drawn the fire of alternative medicine advocates - will take
full effect in 2021, the healthcare minister said on Tuesday....
UPDATE 2-Fiat bets on electric '500' as it moves on from Renault Fiat Chrysler (FCA) plans
to invest 700 million euros ($788 million) in an electric
makeover of its iconic Fiat 500, a top executive said on
Thursday, as the automaker seeks to move on from its failed bid
to merge with France's Renault....
UPDATE 1-Huawei says it is readying possible Hongmeng software roll-out An executive of China's
Huawei, which has been banned from working with U.S. tech firms,
said on Thursday that the telecoms giant is in the process of
potentially launching its "Hongmeng" operating system (OS) to
replace the U.S. Android OS....
UPDATE 1-Energy distributor UGI to buy some assets of Columbia Midstream for $1.28 bln Energy distributor UGI Corp said
on Tuesday it would buy some assets of Columbia Midstream Group
from pipeline operator TC Energy Corp for about $1.28
billion to expand its midstream business....
UPDATE 1-Deloitte, partner fined $5.8 mln for UK audit failures Britain's accounting watchdog has
fined Deloitte and one of its partners a total of 4.62 million
pounds ($5.81 million) for misconduct related to the audit of
financial statements of Serco Geografix Ltd for 2011 and
UPDATE 1-DP World to issue at least $700 million in bonds and sukuk Port operator DP World
plans to raise at least $700 million through conventional and
Islamic bond issues on Thursday, documents issued by banks
involved in the deal showed....
Nissan Navara update brings new gearbox and added kit Firm's best-selling pick-up given more 'car-like' driving dynamics and increased payload
Nissan has updated its Navara NP300 pick-up for 2020, with increased connectivity and a new six-speed gearbox among the chief changes.
On sale from 1 July in the UK, the refreshed Navara range is available from...
UPDATE 1-End of the road for Volkswagen's self-driving Aurora deal Volkswagen has ended
its partnership with self-driving car software firm Aurora, two
days after the Silicon Valley start-up said it would build
autonomous platforms for commercial vehicles with Fiat Chrysler
Genesis Mini's Version Of Darius Looks A Lot Like A Fan's Port [Update] Sega has revealed the final batch of games on its Genesis Mini, and there’s one particularly surprising inclusion: a game that’s never been seen before on Genesis, seemingly made by a fan. It’s a beautiful-looking port of the 1987 Taito arcade shoot-em-up Darius, which never had a Genesis version ba...
Microsoft kicks off the rollout of the Windows 10 May Update 1903 Microsoft's Windows 10 May Update/1903 is available to consumers and business customers as of today, May 21. It's available through WSUS, Windows Update for Business and VLSC starting today, too....
UPDATE 1-Blackstone reports almost flat Q2 distributable earnings Blackstone Group Inc, the world's
largest manager of alternative assets such as private equity and
real estate, said on Thursday its distributable earnings in the
second quarter rose just 1% year-on-year, and missed analysts'
UPDATE 1-Papa John's to invest $80 mln in marketing, U.S. franchisees Papa John's International Inc,
which has been struggling to boost sales, said on Wednesday it
would spend $80 million to boost its brand image and support its
franchisees in the United States from the third quarter of
fiscal year 2019....
Prosecutors will update serial killer confessions probe CINCINNATI (AP) — Two prosecutors in Ohio plan to update their efforts to identify women a serial killer claims he killed decades ago.
Hamilton County Prosecutor Joe Deters’ (DEE’turs) and Franklin County Prosecutor Ron O’Brien on Friday will discuss cases linked to Samuel Little.
UPDATE 2-Drugmaker Sanofi appoints Novartis' Hudson as CEO Sanofi has appointed
Novartis executive Paul Hudson to replace CEO Olivier
Brandicourt who will retire in September, France's biggest
drugmaker said on Friday....
UPDATE 2-EU open to talks with U.S. in aircraft subsidies dispute The European Union
said on Tuesday it was open to talks with Washington in a
dispute over aircraft subsidies while preparing retaliation
after the United States added olives, Italian cheese and Scotch
whisky to a list of goods in line for hefty tariffs....
UPDATE 1-Osram says no plan B if shareholders reject takeover bid German lighting group Osram
will not change its strategy if shareholders reject a
private equity takeover bid that the company's management
supports, its CEO said on Friday....
UPDATE 1-Sasol raises cost estimate for U.S. plant by around $1 bln Sasol has raised
the expected cost of its U.S. ethane cracker project by around
$1 billion following a review by the project's new management,
the South African petrochemical firm said on Wednesday....
UPDATE 1-EU clears Vodafone's $22 billion Liberty deal Brussels gave its
blessing to Vodafone's $22 billion purchase of Liberty
Global's cable networks in Germany and central Europe,
clearing the way for the British company to become Europe's
largest mobile, broadband and TV provider....
Monthly Pixel update exterminates some annoying bugs If it's a new month, then it is time to update your Google Pixel handset. And yes, that includes the new Pixel 3a and Pixel 3a XL. According to the June 2019 Pixel Update Bulletin, the new Android security patch will be dated June 5th, 2019. There are also a number of "functional" patches that are p...
UPDATE 1-Atlantia says to look into possibility of taking Alitalia stake Italian infrastructure group
Atlantia said it would look into the possibility of
buying a stake in ailing national airline Alitalia, but it looks
unlikely that it will be ready by the government's deadline of
Apple needs to make it easier to update older iPhones A UK watchdog has forced Apple to be more open with customers about the impact updates will have on iPhone performance. But this highlights a problem with the way Apple – and other device manufacturers – are now pushing updates to users....
Samsung Galaxy Watch LTE finally receiving One UI update Samsung quietly released the One UI update to most of its compatible smartwatches back in May, but one model, in particular, was skipped from the initial rollout, the Galaxy Watch LTE. For whatever reasons, it took Samsung almost one more month to bring One UI to the LTE-enabled Galaxy Watch, but as...
UPDATE 1-Uber to unveil next-generation Volvo self-driving car Uber Technologies Inc
on Wednesday will unveil its newest Volvo self-driving
car in Washington as it works to eventually deploy vehicles
without drivers under some limited conditions....
UPDATE 3-AIG shareholders narrowly approve CEO's $21 million pay package American International Group
Inc said shareholders approved a $21 million pay
package for Chief Executive Officer Brian Duperreault by only a
narrow margin during the company's annual meeting on Tuesday....
UPDATE 2-Insys to pay $225 mln, plead guilty in U.S. over opioid kickbacks Insys Therapeutics Inc agreed to
pay $225 million and an operating unit will plead guilty to
fraud to settle probes into their payment of kickbacks to induce
doctors to prescribe highly addictive opioids, the U.S.
Department of Justice said on Wednesday....
UPDATE 5-BMW picks insider Zipse as CEO to catch up with rivals BMW has named
Oliver Zipse as its new CEO, continuing the German carmaker's
tradition of promoting production chiefs to the top job even as
the auto industry expands into new areas such as technology and
UPDATE 1-GE gets more 'candor' by ending 'flyby' meetings with units -CFO General Electric Co is
getting more "candor" from managers of its businesses by
spending days - rather than hours as it previously did - on
review meetings with each unit, Chief Financial Officer Jamie
Miller said on Wednesday....
UPDATE 1-Italy imposes restrictions on Sky over Mediaset pay-TV deal Italy's antitrust regulator will
impose a three-year ban on Sky's Italian business from
distributing exclusive contents on its online video-streaming
service platform, it said on Wednesday....
UPDATE 1-Shareholders in Brazilian reinsurer IRB raise $2 bln in offering Brazilian reinsurer IRB
Brasil Resseguros SA set its price per share at 88
reais in a secondary share offering late on Thursday, according
to a securities filing....
UPDATE 1-Trump says he's looking closely at Amazon contract with Pentagon U.S. President Donald Trump
said on Thursday his administration was looking closely at
Amazon's contract with the U.S. Defense Department after getting
complaints from other tech companies....
Apple’s iOS 13 update will make FaceTime eye contact way easier Apple has added a feature called ‘FaceTime Attention Correction’ to the latest iOS 13 Developer beta, and it looks like it could make a big difference when it comes to actually making FaceTime calls feel even more like talking to someone in person. The feature, spotted in the third beta...
UPDATE 3-Canopy Growth co-CEO Bruce Linton says he was fired Canopy Growth Corp
founder and co-Chief Executive Officer Bruce Linton said he was
fired, a surprise move that comes just a week after its largest
shareholder expressed disappointment over the company's
Dell patches vulnerability that put millions of PCs at risk — Update yours now Computing giant Dell released a security advisory on Thursday urging consumers to update their laptops and PCs to patch a security vulnerability the company says could have enabled hackers to access sensitive information. The vulnerability, CVE-2019-12280, was identified in Dell’s SupportAssist appl...
UPDATE 1-GCC bonds weaker after tankers hit in Gulf of Oman International bonds issued by
Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) governments weakened on Thursday
after two tankers were hit in suspected attacks in the Gulf of
Oman, a month after a similar incident in which four tankers in
the region were struck....
UPDATE 3-Turkey says it has already bought Russian S-400 defence systems Turkey has already purchased
S-400 defence systems from Russia and hopes they will be
delivered in July, Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan said on
Wednesday, an announcement likely to ratchet up tensions with
NATO ally Washington....
UPDATE 5-Boeing pledges $100 million to help 737 MAX crash families Boeing Co said on
Wednesday it would give $100 million over multiple years to
local governments and non-profit organizations to help families
and communities affected by the deadly crashes of its 737 MAX
planes in Indonesia and Ethiopia....
Grosjean "gutted" not to have Haas suspension update for French GP Haas Formula 1 driver Romain Grosjean says he is "a bit gutted" that a new rear suspension is available to Kevin Magnussen rather than him for his home race in France...
UPDATE 3-Barrick set to take full control of Acacia after raising bid Barrick Gold Corp
has struck a deal to buy out its fellow
shareholders in Acacia Mining with a higher bid than
originally proposed, raising expectations Acacia's long-running
tax dispute with the Tanzanian government will finally be
UPDATE 1-Hyundai and Kia to invest in self-driving startup Aurora Hyundai Motor Co said on
Thursday it would invest in self-driving car software startup
Aurora along with Kia Motors Corp to speed up
development of autonomous vehicle technologies....
UPDATE 4-Boeing pledges $100 million to help 737 MAX crash families Boeing Co said on
Wednesday it would give $100 million over multiple years to
local governments and non-profit organizations to help families
and communities affected by the deadly crashes of its 737 MAX
planes in Indonesia and Ethiopia....
UPDATE 3-U.S. to probe French plan to tax tech companies U.S. President Donald Trump
on Wednesday ordered an investigation into France's planned tax
on technology companies, a probe that could lead to the United
States imposing new tariffs or other trade restrictions....
UPDATE 1-United CEO promises to re-book passengers concerned about 737 MAX United Airlines Chief Executive
Oscar Munoz promised on Wednesday to reaccommodate any
passengers concerned about flying Boeing Co's 737 MAX
jets once regulators deem the aircraft safe to fly again....
The NSA is urging Windows users to update their computers ASAP If you’re a Windows user who has yet to update your operating system after the discovery of the Bluekeep vulnerability a few weeks ago, then maybe a warning from the NSA will be enough to spur you on.
Bluekeep is a vulnerability that’s been compared to the devastating 2007 malware WannaC...
UPDATE 1-McAfee plans return to public markets - WSJ Cybersecurity software firm McAfee Llc
is planning a return to the public markets, the Wall Street
Journal reported on Wednesday, citing people familiar with the
UPDATE 3-Boeing pledges $100 million to help 737 MAX crash families Boeing Co said on
Wednesday it would give $100 million over multiple years to
local governments and non-profit organizations to help families
and communities affected by the deadly crashes of its 737 MAX
planes in Indonesia and Ethiopia....
These are the features Microsoft has killed with Windows 10 May 2019 Update With every update, Windows 10 gains a lot of new features, but Microsoft also gives the elbow to some functionality, and highlights features which will no longer be developed.So, the list of features being ditched with the freshly launched May 2019 Update has just been published by Microsoft, and th...
Update sent to improve the cameras on the Huawei P30 Pro; B&H pulls the P30 line The Huawei P30 Pro features a quad-camera setup in the back. This consists of a 40MP primary camera (f/1.6 aperture), an 8MP telephoto camera with 5x optical zoom, a 20MP Ultra-wide camera, and a Time-of-Flight (ToF) depth sensor. And don't forget the 32MP front-facing selfie snapper. What brings th...
UPDATE 3-Albemarle declines to participate in LME lithium contract Albemarle Corp, the
world's largest lithium producer, said on Tuesday it will not
participate in the London Metal Exchange's plan to launch a new
contract for the white metal, depriving it of a key source of
Instagram update will force posts from ‘influencers’ into your feed Instagram is going to start putting posts from “influencers” in your feed and Stories – even if you don’t follow them. It means that even if you only follow friends and family, you still risk seeing snap-happy influencers clogging up your feed. Typically, Instagram will only show y...
Motorola rolling out Android 9.0 Pie update to the Moto Z2 Force Motorola is really on fire, as Moto Z2 Force is the third smartphone that's getting a major Android OS update this week. However, unlike the Android 9.0 Pie updates for Moto G6 and Moto Z3 Play, this one is not yet available in the United States.It has become quite common for Motorola to begin rolli...
'Hitman 2' music-themed update weaponizes a violin Hitman 2 has had its share of unusual updates and events, but its latest may be particularly appealing if you're music-minded. IO Interactive has outlined a July roadmap with a string of music-themed activities, most notably the "I'm With the Band"......
UPDATE 1-Bulgaria approves $1.26 billion deal with US to buy F-16 aircraft Bulgaria's government approved a
deal on Wednesday with the United States to buy eight new
Lockheed Martin F-16 fighters for its air force for $1.256
billion, the defence ministry said, its biggest military
purchase since the fall of Communism....
UPDATE 2-Bulgaria approves $1.26 billion deal to buy U.S. F-16 aircraft Bulgaria's government agreed with
the United States on Wednesday to buy eight new Lockheed Martin
F-16 fighters for its air force for $1.256 billion, the defence
ministry said, its biggest military purchase since the fall of
UPDATE 1-Dutch gov't must explain how it will end Groningen gas extraction -advisers The Dutch government's top
advisory body on Wednesday called for a clearer explanation from
the minister of economic affairs and climate policy regarding
how natural gas extraction at Groningen will be ended....
UPDATE 1-China says U.S. trade row can be resolved through mutual respect China and the United States can
find a way to resolve their trade dispute if each other's
concerns are taken into consideration, the commerce ministry
said on Thursday....
UPDATE 1-Zell, other former Tribune executives reach $200 mln settlement over LBO Real estate billionaire Sam Zell and
other former officers and directors of Tribune Co have reached a
$200 million settlement resolving allegations of fraudulent
transactions related to the media company's disastrous 2007
UPDATE 2-Southwest extends Boeing 737 MAX cancellations through Sept. 2 Southwest Airlines Co
said on Thursday it was extending the removal of Boeing Co
737 MAX aircraft from its flying schedule through Sept.
2, after the plane was grounded worldwide following two deadly
UPDATE 1-S.Korea steps up efforts for U.S. help in export row with Japan * U.S. seen as an unlikely mediator in the dispute
(Adds S.Korea budget announcement, S&P, comments and
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UPDATE: TPD working suspected shooting on south side TUCSON – The Tucson Police Department is currently investigating a shooting in the 6200 block of S Campbell Ave.
According to TPD, the call originated around 4:40 p.m. as shots heard in a residence. Police arrived on the scene and tried to make contact with an adult male. The male refused to c...
UPDATE 1-PBF Energy to buy Shell's Martinez, Calif. oil refinery for up to $1 bln U.S. refiner PBF Energy Inc on
Tuesday agreed to pay up to $1 billion for a California oil
refinery that Royal Dutch Shell PLC has been trying to
sell for at least four years....
UPDATE 2-Uber unveils next-generation Volvo self-driving car Uber Technologies Inc
on Wednesday unveiled its newest Volvo self-driving car
in Washington as it works to eventually deploy vehicles without
drivers under some limited conditions....
Windows 10 May 2019 Update brings AMD performance boost The Windows 10 May 2019 Update has brought some great new features to Windows 10, but perhaps the best change is one that didn’t get much fanfare – as AMD-powered PCs will now perform better with the update installed.This is because Windows 10 version 1903 – also known as the Ma...
Update coming to improve a disappointing feature on the OnePlus 7 Pro After several OnePlus 7 Pro owners complained that the camera on the OnePlus 7 Pro "sucks" (to quote one user) on the company's forum (and no, it's nothing like the forum you're thinking of), a OnePlus staff member wrote a lengthy post addressing the issue. According to this OnePlus employee, the ca...
UPDATE 1-Brazil will not bar Huawei from 5G network -vice president Brazilian Vice President
Hamilton Mourao on Friday told journalists that the government
will not exclude Chinese telecom company Huawei Technologies Co
from operating a fifth-generation (5G) mobile telecoms
network in Latin America's largest economy....
UPDATE 1-Brazil to act on deforestation if concerns confirmed, minister says Brazil will take action if
concerns about an increase in deforestation are confirmed, the
agriculture minister said on Wednesday as Brazil faces
environmental pressure under the terms of the EU-Mercosur free
UPDATE 1-Canada auto sales fall 7.2% in June Auto sales in Canada fell 7.2% in June
from a year earlier, hit by a drop in passenger car sales,
according to industry data released on Wednesday, marking a
decline for the sixteenth straight month....
UPDATE 1-Miner Hudbay's CEO Alan Hair steps down Canada's Hudbay Minerals Inc
said on Wednesday Chief Executive Officer Alan Hair has stepped
down after more than 20 years with the company, months after its
second largest investor urged the miner to replace him....
UPDATE 1-JP Morgan to cut Venezuela weight to zero in key indexes over five months JP Morgan will reduce the weight
of Venezuela's sovereign and PDVSA bonds to zero in its widely
tracked indexes, the bank said on Tuesday, phasing them out over
five months starting on July 31....
UPDATE 2-VW's Tennessee workers vote against union representation Workers at
Volkswagen AG's assembly plant in the state of
Tennessee narrowly voted against union representation, dealing a
fresh blow to the United Auto Workers' (UAW) efforts to unionize
a foreign automaker's plant in the U.S. South....
UPDATE 1-Chinese regulators will restructure Baoshang Bank as soon as possible The Chinese government's
takeover of Baoshang Bank has caused some pain but prevented
bigger financial and social instability, and regulators will
restructure the lender as soon as possible, a newspaper
affiliated to China's central bank said on Sunday....
T-Mobile rolls out important camera update to the OnePlus 7 Pro OnePlus released a new update for its latest flagship, the OnePlus 7 Pro last week, but carrier-bounded units didn't initially get it. The update brings many camera improvements, but also some system-wide optimizations and enhancements to various functions of the phone.If you've bought the T-Mobile ...
UPDATE 2-U.S. has not taken up offer to create S-400 working group, Turkey says The United States has not yet
taken up Turkey's suggestion of creating a joint working group
to try to defuse tensions over Ankara's purchase of the Russian
S-400 missile defence systems, a senior Turkish defence official
said on Monday....
UPDATE 1-At G20, Canada raises concern about Mexico gas pipeline row Canada expressed its
concern about a gas pipeline dispute that has raised diplomatic
tensions with Mexico during the Group of 20 nations summit in
Japan, but the matter could be resolved soon, Mexican Finance
Minister Carlos Urzua said on Saturday....
UPDATE 1-Around 200 Norway oil workers threaten strike from June 4 Around 200 Norwegian offshore oil
and gas workers plan to go on strike on June 4 unless wage
negotiations lead to a deal with employers, the Lederne labour
union said on Wednesday....
UPDATE 1-Airbus to launch new A321 with nearly 200 orders -sources Airbus will
launch a long-range version of its A321neo jet at the Paris
Airshow on Monday, aiming to carve out new routes for airlines
with smaller planes and steal a march on rival Boeing's
plans for a possible new mid-market jet....
UPDATE 1-Boeing says sorry for MAX 737 crashes, promises to learn lessons Boeing executives
took turns to apologise for the loss of life in two 737 MAX
crashes and pledged to apply lessons of the crisis to future
planes as the world's largest aerospace company struck a
chastened tone at the opening of the Paris Airshow....
UPDATE 2-First U.S. Democratic presidential debate snags big TV audience The first U.S. Democratic presidential
debate, a faceoff without the party's frontrunners, hauled in a
surprisingly large 15.3 million viewers across three television
networks, according to Nielsen estimates released by NBC News on
T-Mobile rolls out Samsung Galaxy A6 Android 9.0 Pie update Samsung's Galaxy A6 is clearly not among the best mid-range Android smartphones launched on the market last year, but if you bought one regardless of that, you'll be pleased to know that at least on US carrier is now rolling out the long-awaited Android 9.0 Pie update.After a short testing period, T...
Tejashwi Yadav Surfaces After Nearly A Month With A Health Update Bihar politician Tejashwi Yadav, not seen for nearly a month at a time Bihar has witnessed over 160 deaths due to the outbreak of Acute Encephalitis Syndrome, showed up on Twitter today to explain his......
UPDATE 1-Amazon to shut restaurant delivery service in U.S. Amazon.com Inc said on Tuesday
it would end its U.S. restaurant food delivery service on June
24, giving in to intense competition from GrubHub Inc,
DoorDash, Uber Technologies' Uber Eats services....
UPDATE 1-U.S.'s Pompeo says Huawei is an "instrument of Chinese government" Secretary of State Mike
Pompeo kept up U.S. pressure on Huawei Technologies Co Ltd
on Wednesday, saying the Chinese tech giant takes
orders from Beijing....
UPDATE 1-Air France KLM's May passenger numbers rose 3.3% from last year Air France KLM carried
a total of 9.2 million passengers across its networks last
month, up 3.3% from the same period last year, with new chief
executive Ben Smith aiming for a better co-ordination of the Air
France and KLM networks....
UPDATE 1-Delek's Ithaca to buy Chevron's North Sea interests for $2 bln Ithaca Energy Limited is buying Chevron's
British North Sea oil and gas field interests for $2
billion, the unit of Israel's Delek Group said on
UPDATE 1-Turkey's Erdogan says S-400 systems will be delivered within 10 days -NTV Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan
said the first delivery of the Russian S-400 missile defence
system would take place within 10 days, broadcaster NTV reported
on Sunday, a day after he said there would be no U.S. sanctions
over the deal....
UPDATE 2-Where's Johnson? UK PM candidate criticised for avoiding scrutiny Boris Johnson, the favourite to
succeed British Prime Minister Theresa May, was criticised on
Tuesday by rivals who said the former foreign minister was
avoiding public scrutiny in the contest....
Report: The Nets Will At Least Sign Kyrie Irving [Update] After a lot of speculation and strongly-worded hinting from insiders, Marc Stein of the New York Times tweeted out on Sunday, two hours before the official start of NBA free agency, that Kyrie Irving will formally commit to being a member of the Brooklyn Nets. Additionally, the franchise is preparin...
A Small Update on the New RoboCop Movie, Which Is Apparently Still Happening Last year, we got news that Neil Blomkamp, possibly as penance from the universe for not getting to make that Alien movie he was really hype for, was working on RoboCop Returns, a direct followup to the original 1987 film. Now, we’ve got an update that confirms that the movie, while moving slowly, i...
UPDATE 1-Turkey says U.S. has not taken step to create S-400 working group The United States has not moved
to create a joint working group to assess its concerns regarding
Turkey's purchase of the Russian S-400 missile defence systems,
the head of the Turkish Defence Industries Directorate said on
Kevin Durant Re-Crabs His Crabbed Leg, Dammit [Update] Kevin Durant ripped off 11 points in an impressive first quarter of Monday night’s Game 5 in Toronto, burying three three-pointers and switching capably on defense and looking maybe a little bit stiff but otherwise really goddamn impressive. Then, in the second quarter, with the Warriors up five poi...
UPDATE 1-Philly Fed's U.S. Mid-Atlantic business index hit four-month low The Philadelphia Federal Reserve said on
Thursday its gauge on business activity in the U.S. Mid-Atlantic
region declined to its lowest level since February, amid trade
tensions between the United States and its trading partners....
UPDATE 4-Accident at Glencore mine kills at least 41 in Congo At least 41 artisanal miners
were killed on Thursday when part of a copper and cobalt mine
owned by Glencore collapsed in southeast Congo, the
provincial governor said....
UPDATE 1-CRH to sell European distribution arm to Blackstone in $1.9 bln deal Irish building materials supplier CRH
Plc said on Tuesday it has agreed to sell its
European distribution arm to private equity funds managed by
Blackstone Group Inc for an enterprise value of about
1.64 billion euros ($1.85 billion)....
UPDATE 3-Anadarko approves $20 bln LNG export project in Mozambique U.S. energy firm Anadarko
Petroleum Corp gave the go-ahead on Tuesday for the
construction of a $20 billion gas liquefaction and export
terminal in Mozambique, the largest single LNG project approved
in Africa, according to the government of Mozambique and energy
consultancy Wood Mackenzie....
Windows 10: Has Microsoft cleaned up its update mess? (Spoiler: no) Four years after the debut of "Windows as a service," Microsoft continues to tweak the Windows Update for Business rules. And if you don't know how to play the game, you're likely to be surprised with unexpected updates....
UPDATE 1-Russian oil exports via Ust-Luga to fall in Q3 due to contamination Third-quarter flows of Urals
crude via Russia's Baltic port of Ust-Luga are set to slide to
2.8 million tonnes from 9 million scheduled for April-June, a
plan showed on Monday, a result of contaminated oil crippling
UPDATE 1-U.S. Cameron LNG loadings delayed after first cargo exported Loadings of liquefied natural
gas (LNG) cargoes from Sempra Energy's $10 billion
Cameron export terminal in Louisiana are delayed after the first
cargo from the project was exported last month to start up
Korg's Minilogue and Monologue synths are getting a major update The Minilogue and Monologue are a few years old at this point, and approaching modern classic status in the synth world. But that doesn't mean that Korg is content to simply let them coast through life the same way they left the factory. Today the co......
UPDATE 3-Slack sees FY 2020 revenue rising by as much as 50% Slack Technologies Inc said on Monday it
expects fiscal 2020 revenue to grow as much as 50% but the owner
of the workplace instant messaging app anticipates a loss for
the year, ahead of its listing this month....
Audi Q7 SUV mid-life update brings new engines and styling Three engine choices all feature electrified technology with more variants to follow
Audi has given the Q7 a major makeover with new styling and upgraded kit to bring it in line with the rest of its SUV range – with every engine featuring electrified technology.
The five or seven-seat SUV will go ...
UPDATE 3-U.S. sues to stop merger of two printing companies The U.S. Justice Department
said on Thursday it had filed a lawsuit aimed at stopping
Quad/Graphics Inc from buying LSC Communications
, two of the biggest companies that print books,
magazines and catalogs....
UPDATE 3-Hudson's Bay chairman puts together $1.3 bln offer for retailer Hudson's Bay Co Executive
Chairman Richard Baker said on Monday he had teamed up with
other shareholders to offer to take the struggling Canadian
department store operator private in a C$1.74 billion ($1.3
billion) cash deal....
UPDATE 1-Slack sees FY 2020 revenue rising by as much as 50% Slack Technologies Inc said on Monday it
expects fiscal 2020 revenue to grow as much as 50% but the owner
of the workplace instant messaging app anticipates a loss for
the year, ahead of its listing this month....
UPDATE 1-Boeing 737 MAX boosted by IAG plan to order 200 jets Boeing's grounded 737 MAX
jet received a boost on Tuesday after British Airways-owner IAG
signed a letter of intent to order 200 of the planes
and said it was confident that it would return to service in the
Brazil seeks foreign capital to update transportation WASHINGTON (AP) — Brazil says it will seek to raise at least $45 billion in investments over the next four years for an ambitious plan to improve transportation in South America’s biggest nation.
Infrastructure minister Tarcísio Gomes de Freitas said Thursday in Washington that he will be outl...
UPDATE 1-Readerlink works towards higher bid for Barnes & Noble - WSJ Book distribution company Readerlink LLC
is working towards making a bid for Barnes & Nobles Inc
that would top hedge fund Elliott Management Corp's agreed price
to buy the U.S bookseller, the Wall Street Journal reported https://www.wsj.com/articles/readerlink-works-toward-higher-offer-for-barnes-n...
UPDATE 1-UK's Fox says would be surprised if EU refuses to renegotiate Brexit terms British trade minister Liam Fox
said on Tuesday he would be surprised if the European Union did
not agree to attempts to renegotiate the country's exit deal,
and that it was up to both sides to avoid a no-deal exit....
UPDATE 1-Amazon in EU antitrust spotlight over use of merchant data Amazon on Wednesday
became the target of an antitrust investigation by the European
Union over its use of merchants' data, underlining the
increasing regulatory scrutiny over how tech companies exploit
Teamfight Tactics gets ranked play in latest update Riot is preparing an update for its auto-battler Teamfight Tactics. This is the first "official patch," and it includes a number of major changes and new features.Read More...
UPDATE 1-Alibaba mulls second listing to raise $20 bln -Bloomberg Alibaba Group Holding Ltd is
considering raising $20 billion through a second listing in Hong
Kong, Bloomberg reported on Monday, citing unnamed people with
knowledge of the matter....
We're Liveblogging Square Enix's E3 2019 Presentation [Update: We're Done!] Heather Alexandra and Gita Jackson are bringing you all the latest from Square Enix’s E3 press conference. We’re sure to see lots of Final Fantasy, The Avengers, and more....
UPDATE 1-Braskem board OKs $101 mln corruption settlement in Brazil The board of Brazilian
petrochemicals producer Braskem SA has approved an
agreement with authorities to pay 410 million reais ($101
million) to settle its involvement in the 'Car Wash' corruption
case, Braskem said on Monday in a filing....
UPDATE 1-U.S. senators criticize FTC's reported Facebook settlement Three U.S. senators who have
been frequent critics of U.S. tech giants wrote a letter to the
Federal Trade Commission on Tuesday to criticize its reported
settlement with Facebook Inc....
UPDATE 1-Mexico takes aim at former Pemex CEO in fight against graft Mexico's Finance Ministry
said on Monday it had blocked the bank accounts of the former
chief executive of state oil firm Pemex, one of ex-President
Enrique Pena Nieto's closest advisers, for allegedly carrying
out "illegal" financial operations....
UPDATE 1-U.S. dominates Q2 global M&A as mega deals roll on Mega deals set the pace
for mergers and acquisitions (M&A) globally in the second
quarter of 2019, as large U.S. companies defied trade row
jitters and seized on strong equity and debt capital markets to
agree on transformative combinations....
UPDATE 1-Trump laments U.S. prohibition on selling F-35s to Turkey President Donald Trump on
Tuesday signaled reluctance to punish Turkey over its
acquisition of a Russian air defense system, saying it was "not
fair" that the United States would now be prohibited from
selling Ankara billions of dollars worth of F-35 stealth fighter
UPDATE 1-Poland proposes tightening 5G security standards Poland has proposed tightening
its cyber security standards and could ban certain products or
suppliers from key parts of a future 5G network, the country's
digital ministry said in a document published on Wednesday....
UPDATE 1-Second U.S. Democratic debate sets TV ratings record About 18.1 million
television viewers watched Thursday night's debate among 10
Democrats running for U.S. president, a record for a Democratic
primary face-off, according to Nielsen data released by NBC
UPDATE 1-UnitedHealth to buy healthcare payments firm Equian for $3.2 bln -WSJ UnitedHealth Group Inc has
agreed to buy healthcare payments firm Equian LLC from its
private-equity owner New Mountain Capital for about $3.2
billion, the Wall Street Journal reported on Thursday, citing
people familiar with the matter....
UPDATE 1-Tanzania says construction of LNG plant to start in 2022 Tanzania expects a
consortium of international oil companies to start building a
long-delayed liquefied natural gas (LNG) project in 2022, its
energy minister said on Tuesday....
July update for the Pixels is here to fix bootloop issue and four other problems Last month some Google Pixel 3a owners thought that they had been transported into the future when they received the monthly July update in June. The new OTA update was sent just two weeks after the one for June was disseminated and it included the July 5th security patch. As it turned out, the soft...
UPDATE 1-Boeing 737 MAX to remain off United Airlines' schedule until Nov. 3 United Airlines Holdings said on
Friday the Boeing 737 MAX would stay off its flight schedule
until Nov. 3, a fresh extension leading to about 2,100
cancellations in September and 2,900 in October as the jets
remain grounded worldwide....
Watch Nintendo's E3 2019 Direct Live, Right Here [Update: It's Over!] I hope you weren’t worried it wasn’t still E3, because it is. Things continue today with Nintendo’s pre-recorded E3 Direct at 12pm Eastern/ 9am Pacific. Expect some Animal Crossing, Luigi’s Mansion 3, and perhaps a game announcement or two....
UPDATE 2-U.S. regulators say some Boeing 737 MAX planes may have faulty parts The U.S. Federal Aviation
Administration on Sunday disclosed a new problem involving
Boeing Co's grounded 737 MAX, saying that more than 300
of that troubled plane and an older model 737 may contain
improperly manufactured parts and that the agency will require
these parts to be quickly replaced....
UPDATE 1-BNP Paribas backs away from U.S. private prison industry France's BNP Paribas SA
on Friday said it will no longer finance U.S. private
prison operators, the first foreign bank to distance itself from
a sector shunned by domestic peers amid controversy over Trump
administration detention policies....
UPDATE 3-Accident at Glencore mine kills at least 39 in Congo At least 39 artisanal miners
were killed on Thursday when part of a copper and cobalt mine
owned by Glencore collapsed in southeast Congo, the
provincial governor said....
How to watch Apple's WWDC software update Streaming begins at 10 a.m. Pacific time, but you'll need to view it on a Safari browser on computers, tablets and phones. Sorry, no watch streams.
UPDATE: Power restored for hundreds in Tucson Saturday Update: Power has been restored in the area of Broadway and Rosemont.
TUCSON – Hundreds are currently without power in Tucson.
The Tucson Electric Power outage map showed outages near Broadway and Rosemont Boulevards. Approximately 854 customers are affected in that area, according to the map....
Telegram update adds location-based chats and much more What not as popular in the U.S. as it is overseas, the Telegram messaging app offers end-to-end encryption and no limits on the number of people you can chat with or broadcast to at one time. It's no wonder that protesters of all types outside of the states love to use Telegram. And today, the compa...
UPDATE 1-U.S. oil drillers cut rigs for second week in a row -Baker Hughes U.S. energy firms reduced the number of
oil rigs operating for a second week in a row, with the
country's production growth expected to slow as crude prices
dropped close to their lowest levels of the year and most
drillers cut spending....
UPDATE 2-Trump declines to set U.S. uranium production quotas President Donald Trump
declined to issue quotas for domestic uranium production late on
Friday and instead ordered a 90-day governmental review, a
decision praised by U.S. nuclear power generators who fear curbs
on fuel imports would boost costs....
U.S. Cellular rolls out Android 9.0 Pie update to the Moto G6 Play Gone are the days when you would buy an entry-level smartphone and didn't expect it to receive any major Android OS updates. Now, just about every affordable smartphone released by a major company (i.e. Samsung, Motorola) is getting at least one Android OS update during their lifetime.The Moto G6 Pl...
UPDATE 2-Shareholders in Brazilian reinsurer IRB raise $2 bln in offering The Brazilian government and
state-controlled insurance company BB Seguros raised 7.4 billion
reais ($1.99 billion) in a share offering by reinsurer IRB
Brasil Resseguros SA, the company said on Friday....
UPDATE 1-Bayer to invest 5 bln euros in weedkiller research Bayer, the German
crop science and chemicals group reeling from U.S. litigation
over claims its glyphosate pesticide causes cancer, said on
Friday it would invest 5 billion euros ($5.64 billion) in
UPDATE 1-Turkey says would retaliate against U.S. sanctions over Russian S-400s Turkey will "take reciprocal
steps" if the United States imposes sanctions over its purchase
of Russian S-400 defences, the Turkish foreign minister said on
Friday, marking the latest step toward a standoff between the
UPDATE 2-Italy's Autogrill looking for acquisitions as war chest grows Italy's Autogrill, which runs
restaurants and bars at airports, motorways and railways around
the world, is looking at possible acquisitions in related
sectors in the next few years, when it will have 1.5 billion
euros for M&A....
UPDATE 1-Reckitt Benckiser to invest $200 mln in UK, U.S. units this year Dettol and Lysol maker Reckitt Benckiser
Group Plc will invest an additional $200 million in its
UK and U.S. units this year, including a $70 million investment
in a Michigan manufacturing facility....
UPDATE 2-Broadcom in advanced talks to buy Symantec -sources Chipmaker Broadcom Inc is in
advanced talks to buy cybersecurity firm Symantec Corp,
according to sources familiar with the matter, as Broadcom seeks
to diversify beyond semiconductors....
Microsoft starts rolling out Windows 10 May 2019 Update Microsoft started rolling out the Windows 10 May 2019 Update on May 21, 2019. The company also launched a Windows health dashboard to track its progress.Read More...