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The secret to German retailer Lidl's Spanish boom

German low-cost supermarket Lidl has profited from the difficulties of some of Spain's biggest retailers. It is now the largest German supermarket in Spain and the second-fastest-growing firm in the s...

The secret to German retailer Lidl's Spanish boom

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UPDATE 1-French retailer Carrefour forms home delivery partnership with Spanish firm Glovo French supermarket retailer Carrefour has signed a fast home delivery service with Spanish start-up company Glovo, as Carrefour looks to deal with growing competition from the likes of Amazon and other domestic rivals....
11:26 2019-07-17

German retailer spills details on Leica's upcoming APO-SUMMICRON-SL 50 f/2 ASPH lens Leica has been promising that its APO-SUMMICRON-SL 50 f/2 ASPH lens would be available in the first half of 2019, but August is here and we're still waiting patiently for further details. Now, as Japanese camera rumors site Nokishita has discovered, German retailer Foto Koch appears to hav...
14:39 2019-08-14

End of a 'secret' German military mission in Cameroon The announcement that Germany has ended its military mission in Cameroon came as a surprise to many who were unaware of the presence of German soldiers in the conflict-torn African country....
19:52 2019-07-17

Take me to the Boom Boom Room! Inside the risqué hotel for 24-hour party people America’s raciest hotel chain has turned a boring British office block into an Austin Powers-style crash pad complete with retro reception, leftie library – and rooftop baths. Groovy baby!When the clerks of Camden’s highways department were issuing parking fines from their gloomy office in the 1970s...
17:13 2019-06-23

German court says Catholic Church can keep billions secret A court in the western city of Cologne has ruled that Germany's richest Catholic archdiocese doesn't have to reveal what it does with the billions it receives from taxpayers each year....
18:13 2019-06-13

German migrant rescue ship captain moved to secret location after threats The German captain of a rescue charity ship who angered Italy's interior minister by bringing African migrants to an Italian island has received threats and been moved to a secret location, the charity she works for said....
11:39 2019-07-03

The Spanish Author Who Doesn’t Believe in Spanish Literature “Important as it is, the language in which you write is secondary,” says Javier Marías, whose new novel is “Berta Isla.” “I myself feel much closer to many foreign authors than to many of my compatriots.”...
17:52 2019-07-31

Another German citizen arrested in Turkey for political reasons: German media A man has reportedly been arrested in Turkey for posts he shared on Facebook. A series of arrests of German citizens in recent years has strained relations between the two countries....
04:39 2019-08-07

Rolex Retailer Sets Its Watch in the West Slack sales in Hong Kong make it an odd time for a luxury watch retailer to go public, but Watches of Switzerland is finding favor by focusing on the less well-served U.S. market....
19:00 2019-05-30

Beleaguered retailer Barneys hit by paycheck snafu Employees of luxury retailer Barneys New York got a jolt on Friday when their paychecks failed to hit their bank accounts. As speculation swirls around the swanky retailer’s financial woes, rank-and-file workers say they feared the worst when they didn’t get paid last week. “Barneys did not pay empl...
22:39 2019-07-31

Chewy CEO says the online pet retailer isn't thinking about selling CBD Pet owners are increasingly using CBD to treat their animals, but Chewy CEO Sumit Singh said ahead of the company's market debut that the retailer isn't thinking about selling it just yet....
17:13 2019-06-14

Nike becomes latest retailer to add plus-size mannequins Nike is making strides on inclusion efforts. The athletic wear giant debuted curvy mannequins this week on the new women’s floor at its flagship store in London to showcase figures of all shapes and sizes. The women’s floor in its Oxford Street store features a plus-size mannequin front and center d...
22:39 2019-06-10

Secondhand luxury retailer The RealReal jumps almost 50% after IPO The shares jumped from an IPO price of $20 apiece Thursday to almost $30 in morning trading on the Nasdaq under the symbol REAL, giving it a preliminary market value of $2.49 billion....
17:26 2019-06-28

British retailer Tesco scales down in Poland Britain’s biggest supermarket chain Tesco has announced the closure of four hypermarkets and a distribution center in Poland. A ban on Sunday trading and growth of discounters has hit the retailer's bottom line....
17:52 2019-05-31

Bidders invited to shop for retailer Karen Millen The Icelandic owner of Karen Millen has decided to kick off an auction of the fashion chain, paving the way for another of the high street's best-known brands to change hands....
23:13 2019-06-27

Luxury retailer Barneys may be headed for bankruptcy, reports say Barneys may be on the cusp of filing for bankruptcy protection as the luxury retailer contends with high rents, according to reports.       ...
19:00 2019-07-15

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....
00:13 2019-06-11

Luxury retailer Barneys may be headed for bankruptcy, report say Barneys may be on the cusp of filing for bankruptcy protection as the luxury retailer contends with high rents, according to reports.       ...
22:39 2019-07-14

UK retailer Philip Green denies U.S. assault charges British retailer Philip Green, whose Arcadia Group owns major fashion chains such as TopShop, denied on Friday assault charges that had been filed in a U.S. court....
03:13 2019-06-01

Candy Retailer Lolli & Pops Files for Bankruptcy The shopping mall-focused purveyor of such sweets as strawberry-champagne bark, blue-raspberry cotton candy and cookies-and-creme crispycakes sought protection from creditors Monday in U.S. Bankruptcy Court in Wilmington, Del....
07:26 2019-08-14

Barnes & Noble investor says retailer worth more than Elliott's bid Barnes & Noble Inc investor Richard Schottenfeld said on Thursday the bookstore chain is worth more than Elliott Management's recent offer and he may engage in discussions with the company's board regarding its sale....
19:13 2019-06-13

Brazil retailer Grupo SBF again raises offer for Netshoes Brazilian retailer Grupo SBF SA, which controls sports retailer Centauro, has raised its bid for Netshoes Ltd, the firm said late on Tuesday, as a bidding war for the struggling e-commerce player heated up....
14:39 2019-05-29

Nordstrom Family Prepares New Proposal to Increase Stake in Retailer The family behind Nordstrom is seeking to strengthen its grip on the department-store chain following a decline in its shares that has stoked tension on the board....
00:13 2019-08-01

CORRECTED-Hudson's Bay shareholder group offers to take retailer private for C$1.74 bln A group of shareholders, including Hudson's Bay Co's Executive Chairman Richard Baker, on Monday offered to take the Canadian retailer private in a C$1.74 billion cash deal....
16:13 2019-06-10

UPDATE 2-Casino says Rallye has not lost control over the French retailer French retailer Casino said on Friday that the filing of its parent company for protection from creditors had no impact on the execution of its strategy and said the majority shareholder remained in control....
09:52 2019-05-24

Nordstrom family prepares proposal for major stake in retailer - WSJ Shares of Nordstrom Inc rose 7% on Wednesday after the Wall Street Journal reported that members of the retailer's founding family are in the early stages of discussing a proposal to boost their roughly one-third stake to over 50%, citing people familiar with the matter....
20:26 2019-07-31

E.U. Investigates Amazon Over Use of Retailer Info To Gain Competitive Edge (BRUSSELS) — The European Union is opening a new front in its quest to more closely regulate big tech companies, saying Wednesday it was investigating whether U.S. online giant Amazon uses data from independent retailers to gain an illegal edge when selling its own products. EU antitrust Commi...
17:39 2019-07-17

Retailer Amazon nears victory in rainforest battle over domain name Amazon, the world's biggest online retailer, is close to winning a seven-year battle with eight Latin American countries over the .amazon internet domain....
17:26 2019-05-21

America's biggest retailer pressured to stop selling guns Last year, Dick's Sporting Goods ended the sale of semi-automatic, assault-style rifles and high-capacity magazines after a mass shooting in Parkland, Florida, killed 17 people. It also raised the age for purchasing weapons from 18 to 21....
00:13 2019-08-06

Target and tariffs: The retailer has plans to limit higher prices Target plans to lessen the impact tariffs will have on the retailer’s prices, the company said on Wednesday. Details were not disclosed.        ...
01:13 2019-05-23

Plus-size retailer Avenue warns it will shutter without buyer: sources Plus size retailer Avenue has 60 days to find a buyer — or it will shutter all of its 260 stores across the country, The Post has learned. Employees of Avenue — owned by Versa Capital Management, a private equity firm that also owns Black Angus Steakhouse and Silver Airways — learned about the loomi...
23:26 2019-08-01

Hat retailer’s deal with Meek Mill is just the start of new growth plan The future of baseball caps is in hip-hop and country crooners. Sports cap retailer Lids is launching a new business strategy to capitalize on a growing trend that has nothing to do with sports teams, The Post has learned. The Indianapolis-based company, which sells baseball-styled caps at 1,277 sto...
20:00 2019-06-27

Here's what's driving the refinancing boom CNBC's "The Exchange" breaks down how the housing market is faring amid mortgage rate lows with Redfin's chief economist Daryl Fairweather and CNBC's Diana Olick....
03:13 2019-08-10

South Korea boycott impacts sales at Japanese retailer Uniqlo A recent boycott on Japanese goods in South Korea has had an impact on casual clothing chain Uniqlo's sales in the country, owner Fast Retailing said on Friday....
05:39 2019-08-09

Nordstrom family reportedly prepares proposal to increase stake in retailer The Nordstrom family last year aborted talks to take the retailer private after an initial offer of $50 a share was rejected as too low. Shares of the retailer have in recent weeks dipped nearly $20 below that offer....
21:00 2019-07-31

For kids' clothes, no one retailer has the lock on back-to-school season this year No company has the majority of share of the estimated $34 billion U.S. children's clothing industry. Carter's ended 2018 with the biggest stake, 9.4%....
18:39 2019-08-08

Why luxury online retailer Farfetch's stock cratered despite acquisition of megabrand Farfetch shares sank 45% Friday, after the luxury e-commerce company said it planned to acquire New Guards Groups, owner of popular streetwear brand Off-White, for $675 million....
10:39 2019-08-10

UPDATE 2-Control of Brazil retailer Via Varejo shifts to Klein family from GPA Brazilian retail veteran Michael Klein and his family on Friday gained control of appliance retailer Via Varejo SA from retailer GPA SA in an auction, spending less than initially expected....
03:39 2019-06-15

News Corp's Retailer-Marketing Business Faces Monopoly Allegations A News Corp competitor in developing in-store advertising claims the company’s News America Marketing unit has created a monopoly in violation of a federal antitrust law....
16:26 2019-07-12

UPDATE 3-Control of Brazil retailer Via Varejo shifts to Klein family from GPA Brazilian retail veteran Michael Klein and his family on Friday gained control of appliance retailer Via Varejo SA from retailer GPA SA in an auction....
16:39 2019-06-15

BYD profit triples as EV boom continues BYD sold 145,653 so-called new energy vehicles between January and June, up 95 percent from a year earlier. It also sold 82,419 gasoline models, down 45 percent....
14:52 2019-08-22

There are signs that a US boom for makeup products is now over L'Oreal, one of the world's largest cosmetics companies, missed estimates for its second-quarter sales growth citing weakness in U.S. demand....
18:39 2019-07-31

Some Restaurants Get Served in Delivery Boom Food-delivery companies like DoorDash, Grubhub and Uber Eats continue to grow their business and gain market share, but not all restaurants are benefiting....
12:52 2019-06-13

Why Louisiana is missing out on the Trump boom It’s morning in America again. After years of economic stagnation under former President Barack Obama, America is booming. Thanks to President Trump’s leadership, the American economy is growing above 3% annually, wages are rising across the board, and unemployment has hit its lowest point since 196...
15:26 2019-06-06

A Useful Perspective on Tech-Stock Boom Call it a "boom" within a boom: the love of technology sector wrapped within an extreme optimism toward the broad stock market. This chart -- which includes eye-opening sentiment figures -- helps to tell the story....
14:39 2019-05-21

Executive chairman of Saks-owner Hudson's Bay Company puts in bid to take retailer private The executive chairman of the owner Saks-owner Hudson's Bay Company, Richard Baker, is leading a bid to take the retailer private, the company announced on Monday....
16:00 2019-06-10

A city is suing an RV retailer over its ‘gigantic’ American flag. They won't take it down A North Carolina city says Gander RV's American flag is too big. CEO Marcus Lemonis, host of CNBC's "The Profit," says he will not remove it.        ...
20:39 2019-05-23

UPDATE 1-Trump China tariffs could cost billions for consumers - retailer study If the United States does impose tariffs on another $300 billion worth of Chinese goods, it would cost U.S. consumers $12.2 billion more for apparel, footwear, toys and household appliances each year, the National Retail Federation (NRF) said on Friday....
05:39 2019-06-22

Sports Direct buys fashion retailer Jack Wills for 12.75 million pounds Britain's Sports Direct International Plc has bought clothing retailer Jack Wills for 12.75 million pounds ($15.51 million), the Mike Ashley-led company said on Monday....
01:13 2019-08-06

Shoppers slam fashion retailer over cheap bikini: 'Disgusting, questionable ethics' Shoppers are upset with fashion retailer Missguided over their £1 ($1.25) bikini promotion, which many have called unethical and bad for the environment....
18:52 2019-06-18

Brazil retailer Via Varejo launches digital bank targeting low-income clients Brazilian electronics and appliance retailer Via Varejo launched a digital bank targeting low-income clients in partnership with Boston-based startup Airfox, according to a filing on Wednesday....
01:39 2019-06-06

Data Boom Fuels LSE's Deal With Refinitiv London Stock Exchange Group’s $14.5 billion bet on financial-information provider Refinitiv shows the growing value of a once-boring business: selling market data....
17:39 2019-08-04

Blank-Check Boom Hits Snag The Securities and Exchange Commission is cooling off the race to bring more blank-check companies to U.S. investors, after a string of controversial episodes involving such firms....
01:26 2019-06-18

Lisbon choking on cruise tourist boom A new port for cruise ships in Lisbon is bringing record numbers of tourists to Portugal's capital. The downside of the boom is massive pollution and health hazards, which the government still choses to ignore....
20:26 2019-08-02

An RBA rate cut will not send the economy into a boom: Economist An interest rate cut from the Reserve Bank of Australia is probably going to just stem the pace of house price declines, says Adam Boyton of the Business Council of Australia....
11:52 2019-07-02

UE Boom 2: World’s best Wireless Bluetooth Speakers UE Boom 2 is a waterproof wireless Bluetooth speaker. It is the revised and better version of prior UE Boom Bluetooth speakers. Ultimate Ears (shortly named UE) is an earphone and speaker manufacturer company based in America. UE Boom was first acme to market in May, 2013. However in September 2015,...
18:26 2019-05-21

UPDATE 1-GPA sells control in appliance retailer Via Varejo to group led by shareholder Klein -sources Brazilian retail veteran Michael Klein and his family are taking over control of appliance retailer Via Varejo SA, spending less than initially expected, three sources with knowledge of the matter said....
01:26 2019-06-15

Lady Gaga to launch beauty line on Amazon as retailer targets cosmetics business Pop star Lady Gaga on Tuesday announced a line of beauty products exclusively for sale on Amazon in a boost to the online retailer's cosmetics business....
02:39 2019-07-10

Kids clothing retailer Rockets of Awesome nabs former Walmart e-commerce exec for SVP role At Rockets of Awesome, Turner will be a senior vice president responsible for digital and marketing. He'll report to founder Rachel Blumenthal, who's been building the business beyond the clothing subscription platform that it started as....
21:13 2019-07-22

Dick's Sporting Goods shares soar on earnings beat, retailer hikes outlook Shares of Dick's Sporting Goods jump after the sporting-goods retailer reports quarterly earnings that top analysts' estimates, and raises its full-year outlook....
14:00 2019-05-29

Clean Energy Loans Boom in Florida, But So Do Complaints Offered in only three states and waning in their home base of California following a regulatory crackdown, residential property assessed clean energy loans, or PACE loans, are booming in Florida....
13:39 2019-07-19

Syndergaard lowers boom on Indians over social media New York Mets righthander Noah Syndergaard shut down the Cleveland Indians on the field Thursday night and again over social media a few hours later....
22:00 2019-08-23

Boom to bust: faded smalltown America – in pictures Niko J Kallianiotis travelled through the main streets of Pennsylvania to photograph ‘the silhouette of what once was’ now the coal industry has gone Continue reading......
10:00 2019-05-22

How a building boom in the Brazilian Amazon could accelerate its deforestation Development in the Amazon has brought new homes, new highways and a huge, new dam. It's also brought a new wave of deforestation that could permanently cripple the rain forest....
20:00 2019-06-28

BYD's profit triples as China's electric car boom continues Chinese electric car maker BYD Co Ltd posted a 203.6% rise in first-half profit on Wednesday, as China's new energy vehicle market continues to surge....
20:00 2019-08-21

Boom in electric scooters leads to more injuries, fatalities Andrew Hardy was crossing the street on an electric scooter in downtown Los Angeles when a car struck him at 50 miles per hour and flung him 15 feet in the air before he smacked his head on the pavement and fell unconscious. The 26-year-old snapped two bones in each leg, broke a thighbone, shattered...
23:52 2019-06-07

Boeing nets $55.5M for work on KC-46 tanker's boom redesign Boeing Co. received a $55.5 million contract modification for hardware and software engineering and manufacturing on a redesign of the troubled KC-46 tanker's boom telescope actuator....
23:52 2019-08-05

Revenge of the clothes moths: as numbers boom, can they be stopped? They destroy sweaters, carpets and even wall insulation – and their population has tripled in five years. But there are ways to quell these insatiable insectsWhen Janine Christley moved into her new house, she thought buying woollen carpets would be the sustainable option. She had the stairs and two...
22:52 2019-08-19

How a building boom in the Brazilian Amazon could speed its deforestation Development in the Amazon has brought new homes, new highways and a new dam. It also brought a new wave of deforestation that could permanently cripple the rain forest....
01:52 2019-06-29

How a Simple Price Pattern Foretold a New "Tech Boom" Trying to identify high-confidence chart patterns is easier said than done. Yet, some patterns are easier to spot than others. Learn a classic Elliott wave pattern that predicted a big rally in this tech stock -- and keep your eyes peeled: You'll see this pattern in your charts again. (And again. An...
19:26 2019-05-21

HBO show success drives Chernobyl tourism boom The success of a U.S. television miniseries examining the world's worst nuclear accident at Chernobyl has driven up the number of tourists wanting to see the plant and the ghostly abandoned town that......
16:13 2019-06-04

Abercrombie & Fitch shares tank 17% on weak same-store sales, retailer closing 3 flagship stores Abercrombie's same-store sales growth of 1% during the first quarter came in short of what analysts were expecting, sending the retailer's stock tumbling....
15:39 2019-05-29

A North Carolina city is suing an RV retailer over its ‘gigantic’ American flag. They still won't take it down A North Carolina city says Gander RV's American flag is too big. CEO Marcus Lemonis, host of CNBC's "The Profit," says he will not remove it.        ...
04:13 2019-05-23

Theater of Dreams: A Tale of Boom and Bust at the Plaza Hotel Reviewing Julie Satow’s “The Plaza,” Tina Brown dishes on the socialites, tycoons and charlatans who made and lost fortunes and reputations at the storied hotel....
12:13 2019-05-31

Passengers heard loud ‘boom’ before Delta emergency landing Chaos broke out on a Delta flight to Baltimore on Monday when one of the plane’s engines failed mid-flight, causing a loud “boom” and forcing the pilot to make an emergency landing, passengers and the airline said. Some of the 148 people aboard flight 1425 said they heard the loud ...
10:00 2019-07-10

What Beanie Babies taught a generation about the horrors of boom and bust The frenzied investment in the 90s soft toys seems unlikely today, but as a child I bought into the craze with enthusiasmIn the late 2000s, the singer Lily Allen was asked to perform a streamed gig in exchange for “hundreds of thousands” of bitcoin. She told them: “As if.” She later tweeted of the d...
17:52 2019-06-19

Mets great isn’t blaming juiced balls for MLB home run boom As controversy and theories about the historic home run numbers this season heat up during the All-Star festivities, everyone is weighing in. Tigers ace Justin Verlander accused MLB of juicing the balls in order to increase power, calling it “a f–king joke.” Yankees hurler CC Sabathia and Blue...
03:39 2019-07-10

‘Greta effect’ leads to boom in children’s environmental books The 16-year-old climate change activist has galvanised young people to read more about saving the planetSome seek to convey the wonder of endangered animals while others give tips on how to tackle waste or tell tales of inspirational environmental activists.All are part of what children’s publishers...
09:26 2019-08-11

Car Boom Brings Gridlock Misery To 'Green And Happy' Bhutan Famed for valuing Gross National Happiness over economic growth, Bhutan is a poster child for sustainable development. But booming car sales may impact efforts to preserve its rare status as a carbon......
08:52 2019-07-24

Lawsuit claims oil boom imperils national park in New Mexico ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Environmentalists say U.S. land managers violated environmental laws and their own regulations when issuing dozens of leases to drill in one of the nation’s busiest oilfields. WildEarth Guardians filed a lawsuit Monday in U.S. District Court, claiming the oil boom in s...
20:39 2019-06-03

Millennials drive mortgage refinance boom, and lenders are scrambling Mortgage interest rates have been falling since May, especially sharply this month, so borrowers, especially millennials, are rushing to refinance. Refinance applications were up a stunning 116% this week compared with a year ago....
03:13 2019-08-10

The Texas oil boom is messing with OPEC's plans to keep prices high To set a floor under oil prices, OPEC is showing remarkable restraint by holding back production. But that effort keeps getting undermined by the American shale oil boom....
01:26 2019-07-12

Polar cruise boom harming the Arctic, explorer warns German adventurer Arved Fuchs says he has seen Inuit villages flooded with gawping tourists – ‘Party ships have no place here’One of the world’s leading polar explorers has warned against the explosive growth in cruise ship tourism in the Arctic, calling it damaging to both the local environment and...
11:39 2019-08-13

Soaring Shipping Gauge Doesn't Spell Growth Boom A closely watched index that tracks the cost of shipping commodities around the world is at its highest level since 2014. But analysts warn that the surge shouldn’t necessarily be taken as a bullish sign for the global economy....
18:00 2019-07-19

Space Rockets Spark Property Boom on Florida Coast Jeff Bezos and Elon Musk are racing to send people into outer space and eventually to the moon and Mars. They are already improving the fortunes of a coastal Florida city that is home to their budding space ambitions....
16:52 2019-05-21

Japan 'pet cafe' boom raises concerns about animal welfare A love of "cute" creatures, a need to release stress and a shortage of space for pets at home mean that Japan's pet cafes are doing a roaring trade – although animal rights activists continue to oppose the industry....
17:39 2019-05-21

New York City Real Estate Savors a Tech Boom Technology companies are adding millions of square feet in office space and creating thousands of local jobs, with few repercussions from Amazon’s rejection of a Queens headquarters....
17:13 2019-07-10

‘We’re Full,’ Car Dealers Say as Auto Sales Slow After a Long Boom After seven years of strong growth, carmakers are selling fewer cars, cutting production and laying off workers as even inventories of unsold S.U.V.s rise....
01:52 2019-07-24

Threat or promise? E-auto boom could cost some industry jobs ZWICKAU, Germany (AP) — Over 115 years the auto industry in the east German town of Zwickau has lived through wrenching upheavals. Now it’s facing more change: top employer Volkswagen’s total shift into electric cars at the local plant. The world’s largest carmaker is creating its ...
11:52 2019-05-22

Baby boom for the kakapo, New Zealand’s critically endangered parrot There are fewer than 150 adult kakapo in New Zealand, but this year’s bumper crop of almost 90 chicks renews hope that the bird can be saved from extinction...
18:00 2019-05-21

AI Startup Boom Raises Questions of Exaggerated Tech Savvy Engineer.ai says it uses artificial intelligence to help automate app-development. Current and former staffers say the company inflates its technical prowess to attract customers and investors....
13:26 2019-08-14

French mayor trying to start baby boom by giving out Viagra A French mayor is trying to get a rise out of young couples and get them to move to his small village and start families — offering them free Viagra if they do, according to local reports. Jean Debouzy, mayor of Montereau, a village of just 650 people south of Paris, issued an official decree....
15:39 2019-05-21

Mosquitoes set for a comeback: Winnipeg’s bug boss predicting bloodsucker boom This summer has been – so far – largely mosquito-free, but the city's bug boss says that blissful skeeter-free season might be about to take a turn for the worse....
03:00 2019-07-18

Germany's DAX Index: When Sentiment Says "Boom," Prices Say Achtung (Warning)! In early 2018, bullish sentiment for Germany's DAX was far and wide ... just before a 20 percent decline. Yet, our GMP subscribers were ready for the big turn....
23:26 2019-06-12

During Ramadan, late-night gyms boom in the Gaza Strip GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip (AP) — It’s past midnight, but a dozen Palestinians are still running and sweating at a gym in the Gaza Strip. During Islam’s holiest month of Ramadan, Techno-Gym transforms into a late-night hot spot for young men struggling to stay in shape. In addition to self-di...
12:01 2019-05-31

FedEx declines to renew U.S. Express contract with Amazon, a move that could affect the retailer during holiday shipping season FedEx says it has made a strategic decision not to renew one of its contracts with the online retail giant. While the move is unlikely to have any major effect on Amazon’s day-to-day shipping needs, it could impact the retailer during the all-important holiday shipping season, when package volume su...
20:13 2019-06-07

UK risks losing out to Europe in home battery boom, report warns Controversial tax hike could leave country lagging behind as continent powers aheadThe UK risks being left behind in Europe’s home battery boom because of a controversial tax hike on solar-battery systems, according to a report.The energy consultancy Wood Mackenzie has predicted that Europe’s home b...
23:00 2019-08-06

Japan's Bubble Tea Boom Is Creating Long Lines And Lots of Trash You might call it bubble tea. You might call it boba tea. In Japan, it’s known as tapioca drink, or simply tapioca. And it’s taking over....
16:52 2019-07-15

Nets’ master plan will go boom or bust, depending on Kyrie Irving Irving's decision to reach a deal with Brooklyn was surely aided by the opportunity to play with Kevin Durant, who reportedly agreed to sign a four-year, $164 million contract with Brooklyn on Sunday....
01:26 2019-07-01

Ford enjoys June sales boom in Russia despite closing car factories Ford enjoyed a sales boom in a falling Russian market in June despite closing two car plants as the automaker ends sales of passenger vehicles in the country....
13:39 2019-07-09

In China's Tech Hub, an Electric Transport Boom Runs on State Subsidies Today, more than 16,000 buses and 12,000 taxis whir along Shenzhen's palm-fringed boulevards. How many run on diesel or gasoline? Practically none. How many are made in China? Almost all....
19:13 2019-06-03

Boom-shaka-laka: Call of Duty’s new “Gunfight” mode is like NBA Jam with guns Enlarge / Coming October 25. And today, we know more about one cool, new multiplayer twist to the series. (credit: Activision / Infinity Ward) LOS ANGELES—This spring, I visited game studio Infinity Ward to learn about its upcoming "reimagining" of Call of Duty: Modern Warfare. During the reveal e...
06:52 2019-07-12

Sennder raises $70 million amid road freight tech boom Sennder, a platform and marketplace that connects commercial shippers with smaller freight carriers, has raised $70 million in a series C round of funding.Read More...
12:26 2019-07-22

Major corporations, cities buying into Texas' green energy boom The U.S. wind industry is in a scramble to get a batch of turbine farms running in the next two years, before the federal government phases out a key tax credit....
14:33 2019-05-21

No-deal Brexit could end Japan investment boom, envoy tells UK PM rivals Japan on Thursday cautioned the two candidates vying to replace Prime Minister Theresa May that a no-deal Brexit would be so disruptive for many companies that Japanese capital's 35-year bet on Britain could end....
22:26 2019-06-27

The new drug highway: Pacific islands at centre of cocaine trafficking boom Explosion in number of boats carrying cocaine and meth from Latin America to Australia is causing havoc for islands on the way • Cocaine used as washing powder: police struggle with Pacific drug influxIt is the drug route you’ve never heard of: a multibillion dollar operation involving cocaine and m...
04:00 2019-06-24

Spotify Reports User Growth Amid Industry Podcast Boom Spotify posted greater-than-expected user growth in the latest quarter as the music-streaming giant improved long-term retention of its listeners and broadened its podcasting business....
18:13 2019-07-31

Warm weather may make 2019 a boom year for butterflies, say experts Last summer, overall numbers of butterflies in England were up 110% on 2017 figuresThe common blue butterfly could be booming in the UK thanks to recent spells of hot weather, according to a conservation charity.Experts are predicting that the July heatwave and Met Office forecasts for above-average...
01:52 2019-08-05

Fracking boom could explain the puzzling rise in global methane levels The shale gas boom could be to blame for rising methane in the atmosphere. If the trend continues, it could put our climate goals in greater jeopardy...
23:26 2019-08-14

Indoor plant sales boom, reflecting urbanisation and design trends Millennials’ desire to nurture and care for something also contribute to riseIndoor plants sales are booming as a result of urbanisation, interior design trends and millennials’ desire to have something to nurture and care for.According to experts, the rise in sales of indoor plants and plant access...
22:26 2019-08-11

Voom targets escooter boom with on-demand insurance for per-trip coverage With escooters proliferating, and other on-demand mobility services booming, Voom has built a custom insurance platform that charges on a per-ride basis.Read More...
17:00 2019-05-22

Promises of a green energy jobs boom in Scotland are proving to be so much hot air | Kevin McKenna The government stands accused of failing to protect workers as it sold off projects to EDF and other foreign firmsIn the renewables sector, the Scottish government has been perfecting a form of political alchemy over the last decade. In this, Nicola Sturgeon and her ministers have succeeded in spinn...
14:26 2019-06-23

Tiger Global Fuels India's Startup Boom, Examining "A Dozen Deals" The ultra-secretive New York-based hedge fund has closed investments in at least half of these startups -- nearly all of them in fintech or enterprise software segments....
06:39 2019-07-11

Boom in Artificial Intelligence patents, points to ‘quantum leap’ in tech: UN report The “upsurge” in patent applications for devices and machines powered by Artificial Intelligence (AI) in the last five years, suggests that it could soon revolutionize all areas of daily life far beyond the tech world, a UN report suggested on Thursday....
21:00 2019-05-21

Boom: Bookies boost Kamala Harris to 5-to-2 favorite, Trump's odds to win jump to best ever 2020 Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Kamala Harris breakout performance in Thursday’s 10-candidate debate has shifted the race so much that she is now the top pick to win the nomination among bookies....
22:13 2019-06-28

Is bitcoin growing up? Regulated futures boom as investors seek a safer ride When bitcoin was born it was a symbol of counterculture, a rebel currency with near-anonymity and a lack of regulation. A decade later, there are growing signs it's entering the establishment its creators sought to subvert....
09:00 2019-06-13

Spanish man dies after being swept away by floods One man's body has been found after a river burst its banks during sudden, torrential rain in the northern Spanish region of Navarra on Monday night, the local government said....
12:39 2019-07-09

Bottas claims pole for Spanish GP "Formula One leader Valtteri Bottas put Mercedes on pole position for the Spanish Grand Prix on Saturday with team mate Lewis Hamilton qualifying alongside in a front row lockout."...
19:26 2019-05-21

Barcelona circuit needs new deal to keep F1 Spanish GP The director of the track that hosts the Spanish Grand Prix says the circuit's owners are seeking to strike a new deal with Formula One management amid speculation the race's days are numbered        ...
19:13 2019-05-21

Clearing up confusion on payments: If a retailer takes Apple Pay it also takes Google Pay As New York City's MTA adopts contactless payments on some transit lines, people are still confused about who takes Apple, Google and Samsung Pay.        ...
22:26 2019-05-31

Archeological Mystery Solved with Modern Genetics: Y Chromosomes Reveal Population Boom and Bust in Ancient Japan The current thinking on the origins of the Japanese population holds that the original inhabitants, the Jomon people, were met about 2,500 years ago by a separate group coming mainly from the Korean Peninsula, the Yayoi people. However, the archaeological evidence used to reach this conclusion is in...
00:00 2019-06-21

Franco homage to be dropped from Spanish town Guadiana del Caudillo will alter its name to distance itself from the regime of Francisco Franco. The former Spanish dictator inaugurated the town in the 1950s, but change is coming due to a shift in local politics....
01:26 2019-05-29

Romans critical of Spanish Steps sitting ban Citizens of Rome took to social media to accuse the city of having the wrong priorities. "The Eternal City" has been dealing with the damage, litter, and congestion caused by overtourism for years....
12:39 2019-08-08

Turbulence on Spanish flight from Mauritius injures 14 Fourteen people had to be treated for injuries in Madrid after a flight operated by Spanish charter airline Evelop ran into severe turbulence en route from Mauritius, a company official who declined to be identified said on Wednesday....
20:00 2019-08-21

Poland's PiS ready to talk with Italian, Spanish far-right: PM Poland's ruling nationalists Law and Justice (PiS) are ready for talks on a European parliamentary alliance with Italy's far-right League party and Spain's Vox, Prime Minister Mateusz Morawiecki told Polska Times.pl in remarks published on Friday....
11:39 2019-05-24

Hamilton beats Bottas at Spanish GP for 5th Mercedes 1-2 Lewis Hamilton beat teammate Valtteri Bottas to win the Spanish Grand Prix for a third consecutive year on Sunday, securing a fifth one-two finish for Mercedes to start the Formula One season        ...
19:13 2019-05-21

Weatherwatch: perfect conditions for a Spanish plume High temperatures and high moisture levels make for atmospheric instabilityOver the last few days, we have seen the arrival of hot and humid weather, with some thunderstorms. Various media outlets have associated these conditions with the arrival of what is termed a Spanish plume, which often leads ...
01:26 2019-07-25

One man gored on first day of Spanish bull-running festival One person was gored and a further two people suffered head trauma during the first day of Spain's best-known bull-running festival in the northern town of Pamplona on Sunday, the Red Cross said....
12:00 2019-07-07

With Spanish politics in turbulence zone, what next for Sanchez & Co? Two sets of elections in the past month have left Spanish politics deeply fragmented, paving the way for a complex and hard-to-predict round of horse-trading as the main parties seek to form alliances....
18:26 2019-05-31

Spanish stocks - Factors to watch on Thursday The following Spanish stocks may be affected by newspaper reports and other factors on Thursday. Reuters has not verified the newspaper reports, and cannot vouch for their accuracy:...
09:39 2019-05-30

Man gets life sentence for killing Spanish golfer The man who killed a former Iowa State University golfer from Spain has been sentenced to life in prison without the possibility of parole. A judge on Friday pronounced the mandatory sentence against 22-year-old Collin Richards. (Aug. 23)        ...
03:26 2019-08-25

Bottas, Hamilton top Spanish GP practice for Mercedes Valtteri Bottas and Lewis Hamilton looked poised to extend their dominance of the Formula One season after clocking the fastest lap times in practice for the Spanish Grand Prix on Friday        ...
19:13 2019-05-21

Spanish league denies charges about microphone in its app The Spanish soccer league says the country's data protection agency doesn't understand the technology being used on its official app       ...
12:52 2019-06-12

Spanish judge blocks Madrid council bid to lift car ban A judge on Tuesday blocked an attempt by Madrid's new conservative council to lift restrictions on cars entering the city center, saying the measure should be maintained for now....
19:52 2019-07-16

Spanish parliament suspends jailed Catalan lawmakers Four Catalan lawmakers must now choose between leaving their seats in parliament empty or resigning. In a fractious assembly, the ruling could work in the favor of acting Prime Minister Pedro Sanchez....
16:13 2019-05-24

Spanish footballers arrested over match-fixing allegations Former Real Madrid footballer Raul Bravo is among a number of first and second division players and officials who have been arrested in Spain over match-fixing allegations....
20:13 2019-05-28

The Latest: 2 Spanish sopranos praise Placido Domingo Two Spanish sopranos have come out in defense of tenor Placido Domingo following an Associated Press story in which numerous women accused the opera legend of sexual harassment and inappropriate behavior spanning decades...
17:26 2019-08-14

US sanctions on Cuba could hurt Spanish hotel operators The Trump administration is imposing tougher sanctions on Cuba, a move that could have serious consequences for Spanish hotel chains operating on the island. How will it affect locals who work in the tourism industry?...
20:39 2019-06-01

Spanish GP circuit has not yet agreed to host race in 2020 The Spanish Grand Prix circuit owners say no deal has yet been reached to host a Formula One race next year        ...
22:52 2019-07-31

Spanish GP urgers government to help save Barcelona F1 race The organisers of the Spanish Grand Prix, the RACC, have urged the government to step in and find a solution "urgently" in order to save the Formula 1 race...
16:26 2019-05-31

Power to the people: how Spanish cities took control of energy The ‘sunshine tax’ is dead, and Barcelona and Cádiz are mounting a renewables revivalAfter a close fight, Barcelona’s radical mayor, Ada Colau, is expected to take office for a second term on Saturday, vindicating her often-criticised policies, which have included making sure all the city’s municipa...
16:00 2019-06-14

Fort George - Slaves’ Gateway to the Spanish Colonies While Grenada is a popular tourist destination and one of the most beautiful islands in the West Indies, it is also a historic island, once one of the most strategic islands in the Caribbean. ...
05:26 2019-08-01

Botched Spanish statue that went viral is lovingly unrestored Reverse restoration of St George in Navarre shows him in his true coloursBrussels drops Michael Jackson costume plan for Manneken PisAfter a year’s exile and hundreds of hours of painstaking work, a 16th-century polychrome statue of Saint George and the dragon from northern Spain that made the news ...
19:52 2019-06-21

Lead Sarcophagus Find Surprises Spanish Archaeologists Spanish archaeologists working in the downtown of Granada were going about routine excavations in a historic building in preparation for underground work at the site.  ...
00:00 2019-06-21

Spanish Parliament suspends jailed Catalans as lawmakers The lower chamber of Spain’s Parliament has suspended four Catalan separatist politicians from their recently gained positions as national lawmakers because they are currently in jail during an ongoing trial for rebellion and other charges...
14:26 2019-05-24

Spanish Navy Ship Arrives At Goa's Mormugao Port Spanish Navy ship 'Mendez Nunez' arrived at Goa's Mormugao Port on Thursday as part of naval diplomacy between the European country and India, an official said....
22:13 2019-08-01

Real Madrid opens Spanish league with 3-1 win over Celta Karim Benzema has scored a goal and set up another as Real Madrid began its Spanish league campaign with a comfortable 3-1 win at Celta Vigo       ...
21:26 2019-08-17

Russia summons Spanish ambassador over 'old enemy' comment Russia summoned Spain's ambassador to Moscow on Tuesday after acting Spanish Foreign Minister Josep Borrell referred to the country as an "old enemy", the Russian foreign ministry said on Tuesday....
19:00 2019-05-28

| Famed Spanish bull run festival ends with more gorings Three men were gored during the eighth and final bull run of Spain's San Fermin festival, bringing to eight the total number of daredevils injured during this year's fiesta....
17:13 2019-07-14

Carlos Sainz Jr: McLaren's Spanish GP F1 updates now paying off Carlos Sainz Jr believes McLaren's Spanish Grand Prix upgrade package is now showing its strength in high-speed corners and means it can head to Formula 1's British Grand Prix confident...
19:26 2019-07-06

Duplicity, Grace and Violence: New Spanish-Language Fiction One novel transports readers to 1970s Spain, roiled by the Basque militants; another is about a Spanish-born MI6 agent; a third follows a political prisoner in Uruguay....
23:52 2019-08-05

Spanish judge rules 43-year-old man is son of Julio Iglesias A Spanish judge has ruled that there exists sufficient evidence to determine that a 43-year-old Spanish man is the biological son of Julio Iglesias, despite the singer’s refusal to submit to genetic testing...
17:26 2019-07-10

Shakira Appears in Spanish Court Over Tax Evasion Allegations Shakira is denying any wrongdoing with regard to her tax evasion case in Spain. In December, prosecutors charged the 42-year-old Latin pop star for allegedly failing to pay 14.5 million......
17:52 2019-06-06

Bill de Blasio Tried His Hand at Spanish. He Ended Up in Hot Agua Democratic candidate Bill de Blasio miscalculated the impact of inadvertently quoting Marxist revolutionary leader Che Guevara in Miami, city home to a large population of Cuban refugees who left their home because of said revolution. Following his appearance at the first Democratic primary debate W...
02:39 2019-06-28

Three people gored on first day of Spanish bull-running festival Three people were gored and a further two people suffered head trauma during the first day of Spain's best-known bull-running festival in the northern town of Pamplona on Sunday, the Red Cross said....
13:00 2019-07-07

Spanish king asks socialists to form new government King Felipe has tasked acting prime minister Pedro Sánchez with assembling a coalitionSpain’s King Felipe VI has tasked acting prime minister Pedro Sánchez with forming a new government, a complex undertaking that will involve negotiations with diverging parties.While they won a general election in ...
05:13 2019-06-07

Democrats’ use of Spanish in debate evokes praise, eye rolls ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Some Democratic presidential hopefuls spoke some Spanish during the first televised debate of the 2020 election, evoking praise from some Latino activists and eye rolls from others. Advocates looking for clues about how candidates would respond to issues facing Latinos saw t...
22:39 2019-06-27

Bottas takes pole at Spanish GP ahead of Hamilton Formula One leader Valtteri Bottas took pole position for a third straight race after topping qualifying at the Spanish GP on Saturday with a track record        ...
19:13 2019-05-21

Bullring worker gored to death at Spanish festival Horrifying footage shows a huge bull charging straight at a bullring worker — killing him instantly as he was gored through the neck. The bull ran out in front of cheering spectators on Sunday at an annual festival in Zamora, Spain, after being released by a “torilero,” the name fo...
18:52 2019-06-17

The Candidate review – corruption and paranoia at the Spanish seaside Antonio de la Torre is magnetic as a politician at the centre of a web of betrayal in Rodrigo Sorogoyen’s slow-burn thrillerThis is one of those rare films that starts as a slog but grows progressively more engrossing as it develops. It finally delivers a wallop of a finale, a concluding 15 minutes ...
16:52 2019-08-01

Shakira appears before Spanish judge in tax fraud case BARCELONA, Spain (AP) — Shakira’s public relations firm says the Colombian pop musician has denied any wrongdoing when she testified before a judge as part of an investigation into her alleged tax evasion in Spain. Prosecutors charged the singer in December for not paying 14.5 million euros ($...
14:13 2019-06-06

Russian buyout of Spanish supermarket chain Día succeeds Investment fund owned by Russian tycoon takes majority control of struggling Spanish supermarket chain, which also operates stores in Argentina, Brazil and Portugal....
15:52 2019-05-21

Shakira denies any wrongdoing in Spanish tax fraud case Shakira’s PR firm says she has denied any wrongdoing when she testified before a judge in an investigation into her alleged tax evasion in Spain.        ...
14:39 2019-06-06

Spanish PM say EU divisions make agreement on top jobs hard Spanish Prime Minister Pedro Sanchez said on Monday that divisions among the European Union's 28 national leaders made reaching agreement on who should next hold the bloc's top jobs difficult....
15:39 2019-07-01

Spanish police free women held in Marbella brothel Twenty-one people arrested as raid uncovers weapons and drugs at house on Costa del SolSpanish police have freed eight women who were being held captive in the basement of a brothel in Marbella and sexually exploited by a gang of pimps and drug dealers.The national police force said the investigatio...
17:01 2019-06-09

Eva Mendes is trying to teach her kids Spanish, but they're more interested in Spanglish Mendes shared how her daughter will combine both English and Spanish words to make a sentence and while adorable, it's "not a language."        ...
16:52 2019-05-21

Spanish navy ship to remain ready to take migrants in Italy Spain’s Deputy Prime Minister Carmen Calvo says a navy ship will stay close to an Italian island in case a group of migrants disembarked there need to be transported to Spain in coming days...
12:39 2019-08-21

Spanish footballers arrested over La Liga match-fixing claims Players and officials from top two divisions reportedly held over La Liga 2 game in May 2018Spanish police have made several arrests following a complaint from La Liga about a game in May 2018 that was possibly fixed by “an organised criminal group”, the Spanish league has confirmed.According to loc...
14:13 2019-05-28

Thousands of volunteers remove plastic from northern Spanish coast Thousands of volunteers plucked plastic and other waste products from the rocks and beaches along Spain's Basque coast on Saturday, while divers took to the sea to clear garbage from the water as part of World Oceans Day....
18:39 2019-06-08

Women arrested after reporting 'hitman' they hired to Spanish police Mother and daughter say man swindled them out of €7,000 fee to kill mother’s partnerA Spanish woman and her daughter have been arrested after going to a police station to complain that the man they hired to carry out a murder had swindled them out of the €7,000 (£6,300) they paid him.The investigati...
18:39 2019-06-27

Jailed separatists and far-right make for rowdy start to Spanish parliament Jailed Catalan separatists, far-right lawmakers, a record number of women and the biggest Socialist group in years held a rowdy opening session on Tuesday of a parliament that reflected Spain's divisions and diversity like no other in recent memory....
17:39 2019-05-21

Spanish police detain 4 British citizens ahead of CL final MADRID (AP) — Spanish police say they have detained four British citizens on the eve of the Champions League final. Authorities say the four were detained for assault, including against police officers. Police did not immediately release any other details. Spanish officials expected tens of thousand...
05:13 2019-06-01

No Spanish government deal seen before Thursday's parliamentary vote: source Tension rose between acting Prime Minister Pedro Sanchez's Socialists and far-left Podemos late on Wednesday, with one side saying Podemos' demands were unacceptable and the other seeing no coalition deal before a vote in parliament on Thursday....
00:39 2019-07-25

Pop singer Shakira faces tax fraud accusation in Spanish court Colombian singer Shakira appeared in a Spanish court on Thursday to answer to tax fraud charges, with prosecutors accusing her of failing to pay up to 14.5 million euros ($16.29 million) in tax on income earned between 2012 and 2014....
12:52 2019-06-06

Atletico leads Spanish challenge to Champions League revamp Seven Spanish soccer teams have protested against a plan to transform the Champions League into a largely closed competition, openly opposing the European Club Association ahead of emergency meetings in Malta        ...
15:39 2019-06-05

Valtteri Bottas: Mercedes changed Spanish GP F1 clutch for Monaco Valtteri Bottas says Mercedes has removed the clutch he used in Formula 1's Spanish Grand Prix as part of an approach designed to prevent repeats of his start issues...
19:26 2019-05-22

Spanish Franco-era 'stolen babies' campaigner finds her family The woman who has led the campaign on behalf of hundreds given up for adoption during the Fascist dictatorship, has found her biological mother gave her up for adoption voluntarily. She is continuing her legal battle....
20:13 2019-07-12

Spanish court halts government plan to exhume Franco MADRID (AP) — Spain’s Supreme Court is temporarily halting the government’s plan to move the remains of Gen. Francisco Franco to a discreet tomb next week as judges have yet to rule on the appeals of the dictator’s descendants. Tuesday’s announcement is a setback for Pedro Sá...
14:52 2019-06-04

Bale and Benzema lead Madrid to opening Spanish league win Karim Benzema has scored a goal and set up another as Real Madrid began its Spanish league campaign with a comfortable 3-1 win at Celta Vigo       ...
03:26 2019-08-18

Spanish politician arrested for alleged underground marijuana operation A Spanish politician from the conservative Popular Party (PP) resigned Thursday after being arrested on charges of running an underground marijuana-growing operation....
23:00 2019-07-19

Farewell to Fernando Torres, the man who changed Spanish football forever "I would give anything to score a goal in the final," Fernando Torres said on the eve of the Euro 2008 showpiece against Germany in Vienna. The following day, he not only did score, but his goal proved the catalyst for an era of dominance for La Roja....
13:26 2019-06-22

Spanish PM Pedro Sanchez loses parliament approval vote Pedro Sanchez was unsuccessful in getting parliamentary approval on Tuesday. He has another two days to build an agreement with the far-left Podemos party to secure his government's confirmation....
17:13 2019-07-23

Spanish court rules Julio Iglesias is father of 43-year old man A Spanish court ruled on Wednesday that singer Julio Iglesias was the father of a 43-year old man, resolving a paternity dispute that had lasted three decades after the singer refused to take a DNA test....
12:39 2019-07-10

U.S. judge rules Spanish museum can keep Pissarro confiscated by Nazis A Madrid museum cannot be forced to return a Camille Pissarro painting that was seized by the Nazis from its Jewish owners during World War Two, despite the institution's failure to honor its "moral commitments," a federal judge in California has ruled....
21:39 2019-05-21

Spanish footballer Jose Antonio Reyes dies in a car crash The football world mourned at the death of the 35-year-old former Spanish national team player. Reyes had a glittering career at Sevilla, Arsenal and Real Madrid, among others....
17:26 2019-06-01

José Antonio Reyes, Spanish soccer icon, dead at 35 MADRID — José Antonio Reyes, the former Spain midfielder who won five Europa League titles and was part of Arsenal’s unbeaten “Invincibles” squad, was killed in a traffic accident at the age of 35. Sevilla and second-division club Extremadura, where Reyes played this past season, b...
19:52 2019-06-01

Tourists face €250 fines for sitting on Spanish Steps in Rome Police patrol 18th-century marble steps, blowing whistles at visitors sitting downThe authorities in Rome have been accused of applying “fascist-style” measures after police began shooing resting tourists away from the staircase of the famous Spanish Steps.Police began patrolling the 18th-century ma...
17:39 2019-08-07

Spanish Socialists woo far-left party, offer no Cabinet jobs MADRID (AP) — A senior official in Spain’s center-left Socialist party says her party has offered “important administrative posts” to the far-left We Can party to secure its parliamentary support for a new government. Carmen Calvo, deputy prime minister in the current caretaker Soc...
17:00 2019-06-19

Spanish ex-monarch Juan Carlos I retires from public life MADRID (AP) — Spain’s former monarch, Juan Carlos I, says he wants to completely retire from public life on June 2, five years after abdicating the throne. The king emeritus said in a letter published Monday on the Spanish royals’ website and addressed to his son, King Felipe VI, that &#...
19:00 2019-05-27

20 people missing from migrant boat rescued off Spanish coast Spanish rescue services are searching for at least 20 people missing from a migrant boat found adrift in the Mediterranean after a passenger ferry rescued 27 people still aboard on Wednesday....
01:13 2019-06-20

Sitting on Rome's Spanish Steps can lead to hefty fines Vistors to Rome's famous Spanish Steps looking to take a load off will need to keep on walking. Officials have announced fines for sitting or lying down on the landmark staircase....
20:39 2019-08-08

Spanish police arrest soccer players for match-fixing MADRID (AP) — The Spanish league says several soccer players have been arrested for suspected match-fixing in Spain. The league says the arrests were carried out by the National Police on Tuesday, and says it instigated the investigation by denouncing the suspected match-fixing. The police say the o...
11:39 2019-05-28

| Players probed in Spanish football match-fixing swoop An operation against several footballers including former Spain international Raul Bravo accused of fixing matches in the first and second divisions is underway in Spain...
15:26 2019-05-28

Woman ‘paralysed’ by deadly 'jellyfish' on Spanish tourist hotspot beach A WOMAN has been left with horrific marks after she was “paralysed” in a terrifying attack by a deadly Portuguese Man O’War “jellyfish” on a Spanish beach....
21:13 2019-06-21

Catalan government approval moves Spanish GP closer to 2020 F1 deal The Spanish Grand Prix is set to remain on the 2020 Formula 1 calendar after the Catalan government approved a plan for a one-year extension of the Barcelona circuit's contract...
22:39 2019-08-01

Two Burger King customers tell Spanish-speaking manager to ‘go back to Mexico’ By Hasley Pitman A heated exchange between two customers and the manager of a Florida Burger King who spoke Spanish in the restaurant was caught on video and viewed 22,000 times on social media. This just happened right in front of me!!!! I had to record!!! “This is AMERICA! we speak ENGLISH” “G...
17:52 2019-07-11

Rome bans sitting on Spanish Steps, puzzling hot, tired tourists You can walk up and down Rome's famed Spanish Steps all you want but don't try sitting down to take in the moment any more because police will shoo you away with a whistle and threaten you with a......
23:26 2019-08-08

Spanish Soccer Icon José Antonio Reyes Killed In Car Crash Jose Antonio Reyes, former Sevilla, Atletico Madrid and Arsenal winger died in a car crash on Saturday. Sevilla FC, Reyes’s boyhood club, confirmed the news of his passing. He was 35....
19:13 2019-06-01

Djokovic holds off spirited Spanish challenge to reach Wimbledon final Top seed and defending champion Novak Djokovic held off a spirited challenge from Spanish outsider Roberto Bautista Agut on Friday to triumph in four sets and advance to Sunday's Wimbledon final against either Roger Federer or Rafa Nadal....
18:13 2019-07-12

Recently Promoted Spanish Soccer Club Renamed As Flat Earth FC After earning promotion to the Spanish fourth flight division, the club formerly known as Mostoles Balompie got a complete rebrand from president Javi Poves and was renamed Flat Earth FC. Poves confirmed in a video statement that the change was intended to support one of the dumbest fringe beliefs:...
21:13 2019-06-30

Spanish football players arrested in Liga match-fixing scandal Several professional footballers have been arrested in Spain in relation to match-fixing. Spanish police have been investigating allegations of rigged games during the 2018-19 season....
16:13 2019-05-28

Spanish-Language Music Has Gone Global. Watch Rosalía Make Her Hit ‘Con Altura’ Two Spaniards, a Canadian, a Colombian and a clip from a Dominican television show helped turn a tribute to reggaeton into one of the hottest international songs of the summer....
13:00 2019-07-08

Soccer: Spanish players, officials held on suspicion of match-fixing Spanish police arrested several first- and second-division soccer players and officials on Tuesday on suspicion of forming a match-fixing group to profit from betting on games, the police said....
21:13 2019-05-28

Eva Mendes and Ryan Gosling Are Running Into Trouble Teaching Their Daughters Spanish Kids say the darndest things, don't they?! While on The Talk on Monday morning, the extremely private Eva Mendes opened up about her long-time love Ryan Gosling and their two......
15:00 2019-05-21

Historians rubbish Spanish supreme court's position on Franco's reign Critics say ruling suspending exhumation of dictator’s remains legitimises 1936 coupLeading historians have rubbished the Spanish supreme court’s claim that General Franco was head of state from October 1936, almost three years before his rebellion secured victory in the Spanish civil war.The claim ...
20:13 2019-06-05

Spanish prosecutor says Catalan leaders attempted "coup" in independence case A Spanish prosecutor said on Tuesday that Catalan leaders on trial for their part in the region's failed bid for independence in 2017 had knowingly attempted a "coup d'etat" against Spain....
15:52 2019-06-04

Spanish police free women held by Marbella prostitution gang MADRID (AP) — Spanish police say they have freed eight women who were being held at a house in Marbella, and arrested 21 presumed members of a gang that allegedly sexually exploited them. Police said in a statement Sunday the women were prevented from leaving the basement of the house where they wor...
13:39 2019-06-09

Kickboxer nicknamed 'Pretty Killer' batters Spanish robbers during vacation A British female kickboxer nicknamed "Pretty Killer" battered a pair of Spanish robbers attacking an English father who was on vacation with his kids in Majorca....
23:00 2019-08-16

Spanish parliament suspends jailed Catalan leaders' rights as lawmakers The Spanish parliament's governing body on Friday suspended the lawmaker rights of the four jailed Catalan members of parliament while they face trial over the northeastern region's failed 2017 independence bid, lower house speaker Meritxell Batet said....
15:13 2019-05-24

Spanish police arrest cocaine bigwig with drugs hidden under toupee Drug smugglers have come up with some novel ways of moving their goods around the world undetected, but a recent incident at Barcelona airport involved a surprisingly low-tech approach....
19:52 2019-07-16

Visitors face $280 fine for sitting on Rome’s famed Spanish Steps It is now illegal to cop a squat on Rome’s famous Spanish Steps — with violators facing a fine of up to $280. Locals, however, aren’t taking the ban sitting down. “It seems to me to be a fascist-style provision that the municipality will be forced to review,” said Vittorio Sgarbi, an Italian art cri...
11:26 2019-08-08

Various Spanish soccer players arrested on match fixing charges: El Pais A number of first and second division soccer players have been arrested in Spain over suspicions of forming a criminal organization dedicated to match fixing, El Pais reported on Tuesday....
11:00 2019-05-28

| Lionhearted Spanish student hopes not to reach Roland Garros final World number 137 Aliona Bolsova is 400-1 with the bookmakers to win the French Open, which is just as well as she has a university exam on the day of the final....
19:39 2019-05-30

Ryanair Spanish cabin crew unions threaten 10 days of strikes Unions representing Ryanair cabin crew in Spain on Wednesday announced plans to hold 10 days of strikes in September unless the Irish airline changes its plans to close several bases in the country....
16:13 2019-08-14

Spanish NGO boat seeks safe port for 124 people rescued in Mediterranean A Spanish charity rescue boat sought safe port on Friday after Italy rejected its request to disembark 124 people saved from two migrant rafts in the Mediterranean, the organization said....
19:52 2019-08-02

Home Depot is charging into Target's home-decor territory, but the home-improvement retailer refuses to copy one of its winning strategies (HD, TGT) ALEX EDELMAN/AFP/Getty Images Home Depot is ramping up its home decor offerings. Business Insider spoke with merchandising EVP Ted Decker and merchandising SVP Jeanine Huebner about the company's strategy. They said that Home Depot will likely avoid Target's strategy of partnering up with third-par...
23:39 2019-07-03

Netflix wins bidding war for the Lin-Manuel Miranda-directed Tick, Tick...Boom! The perpetually busy Lin-Manuel Miranda has more than his share of irons in the fire. With the long-awaited film adaptation of his Tony-winning musical In The Heights actually in production, a brief return to Broadway for a four-month stage run of his improvisational hip-hop show Freestyle Love Supr...
00:00 2019-06-20

Data shows 2018 was a Baby Giannis, Baby Baker boom in U.S. Giannis Antetokounmpo and Baker Mayfield are among biggest names in sports. New parents noticed, as those were two of top sports baby names for 2018.       ...
01:00 2019-06-09

Powerhouse US women’s soccer team driving boom in youth soccer program sign-ups The team’s smashing success is sending enrollment in youth soccer programs into overdrive, turning 10-year-olds into seasoned analysts, and even winning over a few boys, coaches and young players....
07:13 2019-07-07

Spanish soccer federation says national team coach Luis Enrique is stepping down MADRID (AP) — Spanish soccer federation says national team coach Luis Enrique is stepping down. The post Spanish soccer federation says national team coach Luis Enrique is stepping down appeared first on LEX18.com....
17:00 2019-06-19

Spanish Soccer Team Celebrates Promotion With Awkward Postgame Strip Tease With their season-capping win on Saturday, soccer club Esportiu Llançà won promotion from Catalonia’s third division (Spain’s seventh tier overall) to its second. To celebrate the team going up, one of the club’s board members arranged for a stripper to enter the locker room after the game and drop ...
20:00 2019-05-30

Kieran Tripper: Learning Spanish my first priority at Atletico Madrid after leaving Tottenham Kieran Trippier was officially unveiled as an Atletico Madrid player on Thursday following his move from Tottenham and said his "first priority" was to learn Spanish....
19:39 2019-07-18

Albanian PM slams restaurateur after viral video of him punching windshield of Spanish tourists An Albanian restaurant owner was heavily criticized by the country's prime minister as a “barbarian” after a shocking video purportedly showed him clinging to a car and punching through its windshield following a dispute with a group of Spanish tourists....
21:00 2019-08-20

Spanish police smash drug ring smuggling cocaine-infused plastic Police in Spain have arrested 12 members of a crime ring which smuggled cocaine-infused plastic products from Colombia before extracting the drug at three specialized laboratories....
18:00 2019-05-30

Migrant attempting to reach Europe discovered in hidden car box by Spanish border police Newly released photos by authorities in Spain show how desperate some migrants are to make it to Europe, with one pictured over the weekend stowed away in a hidden box in a car....
19:39 2019-05-27

Atletico Madrid's Diego Costa accused of tax fraud by Spanish prosecutor Diego Costa has been accused of income tax fraud worth just over 1 million euros (£885,755) for money made from image rights, prosecutors in Madrid said on Tuesday....
18:13 2019-06-04

Spanish police order man who threw fridge off cliff to drag it back up – video A man who joked about recycling as he tipped a fridge over a cliff was made to haul it back up by Spanish authorities, who then shared footage of his labour on social media. He was fined €45,000 (£41,000) and ordered to collect the fridge and dispose of it correctly, AUGC Guardia Civil tweeted Conti...
21:26 2019-08-06

Spanish police bust crime ring that smuggled cocaine-laced plastic Police in Spain said they arrested 12 people on Wednesday in connection to a cocaine-smuggling ring that mixed the drug with industrial plastic pellets in a bid to avoid detection....
07:00 2019-05-31

Watch Your Step: Tourists Sitting on Rome’s Spanish Steps Now Face a $450 Fine (ROME) — The Spanish Steps in Rome are no longer a place for sitting. Implementing an ordinance that came into effect a month ago, police officers are working Wednesday to tell seated Italians and tourists to get up from one of the Eternal City’s most famous and photographed spots. The J...
17:13 2019-08-07

Spanish judge rules Julio Iglesias biological father of 43-year-old man: report Despite the lack of a paternity test, a judge in Spain ruled Wednesday that legendary singer Julio Iglesias is the father of a 43-year-old Spanish man, according to reports....
10:26 2019-07-11

Rafael Nadal: Can Spanish star surpass great rival Roger Federer? No sooner had Rafael Nadal wiped away the red dust from his eyes and taken his hands off the resplendent trophy, the inevitable question was fired towards him....
16:13 2019-06-10

Spanish court lifts 'wolf pack' convictions from sexual abuse to rape Men who attacked woman in Pamplona have jail sentences increased to 15 yearsThe five defendants in the notorious Pamplona sexual attack case have had their prison sentences raised from nine to 15 years each after the supreme court found them guilty of gang-raping a woman at the running of the bulls ...
19:52 2019-06-21

Manure pile spontaneously combusts to spark 13,000-acre wildfire, Spanish authorities say Authorities say a heap of fertilizer led to a massive wildfire blaze that threatens nearly 50,000 acres and forced 53 people to evacuate in Catalonia.        ...
01:26 2019-06-28

Cannabis has gone from a criminalized drug to a multibillion-dollar global boom in just a few years. Here's everything you need to know about the emerging legal cannabis industry. Barbara Corbellini Duarte Legal cannabis is one of the world's newest and most dynamic industries. Since Colorado legalized the drug in 2012, the previously illegal plant has birthed multibillion-dollar public companies, minted billionaires, and brewed social change not seen since the end of Prohib...
01:13 2019-07-18

Spanish soccer club prints slurs on jersey backs to combat racial abuse A Spanish soccer team printed racial slurs on the back of their jerseys Sunday in an effort to take a stand against the abuse they receive while they play....
22:13 2019-05-29

Spanish investigation opened after QPR U18s allegedly suffer racist abuse during match with AD Nervion The Andalusian Football Association (RFAF) has opened an investigation after QPR's youth players allegedly received racist abuse in a friendly game against Spanish side AD Nervión earlier this month....
13:26 2019-08-16

Spanish police arrest Bitcoin launderers in international credit card fraud case Spanish police have arrested 35 people allegedly involved in an international counterfeit bank card ring which laundered its profits using Bitcoin. Criminals made more than $675,855 (€600,000) and laundered more than $891,250 (€1,000,000), according to local media reports. Most of those arrested hai...
12:00 2019-06-14

CORRECTED (OFFICIAL)-Spanish police say they arrested a Mexican national, but not Pemex former chief Lozoya Spanish police on Wednesday said they arrested a Mexican national the day before, but that it was not the former chief of Mexico's state oil firm Pemex, Emilio Lozoya, as they had said previously....
12:00 2019-05-29

Spanish rape trial prosecutors push for lesser charge as victim ‘did not fight back’ Six men accused of raping 14-year-old in abandoned factory in ManresaProsecutors in the trial of six young men accused over an attack on a 14-year-old girl in the Spanish town of Manresa have argued they should face the lesser charge of sexual abuse instead of rape because the girl was drunk, under ...
22:26 2019-07-03

Napoli vs Barcelona LIVE: La Liga-Serie A Cup 2019 football as it happened – Spanish champions win 2-1 in Miami Goals from Sergio Busquets and Ivan Rakitic saw Barcelona edge out Napoli in an entertaining encounter in Miami in the first leg of the La Liga-Serie A Cup on Wednesday night....
06:39 2019-08-08

CORRECTED-(OFFICIAL)-UPDATE 1-Spanish police arrest Mexican national after Mexico anti-graft push Spanish police on Wednesday said they arrested a Mexican national the day before, but that it was not the former chief of Mexico's state oil firm Pemex, Emilio Lozoya, as they had said previously....
12:26 2019-05-29

Late-night comedians mock Beto O’Rourke for Spanish debate answer: Like ‘embarrassing dad at a Mexican restaurant’ Late-night hosts poked fun at 2020 presidential hopeful Beto O'Rourke for his use of Spanish during Wednesday’s Democratic primary debate, even comparing him to an "embarrassing dad at a Mexican restaurant."...
22:00 2019-06-27

Inside a secretive luxury estate hidden in the Spanish mountains, where homes can cost $30 million and include helipads, horse paddocks, and Michelin-star chefs La Zagaleta / Business Insider España La Zagaleta, located in Benahavis in the South of Spain, is one of the most exclusive, luxurious, and secretive estates in Europe. There are 230 houses on the complex and prices range from $6 million to $30 million. One of the last villas for sale, known as H-2...
12:52 2019-08-10

There's a secret way into Egypt's new museum Cairo's spectacular Grand Egyptian Museum doesn't open for another two years. But for $250, there's a way to sneak inside and get a "secret" preview tour....
16:00 2019-08-09

What I’m really thinking: the secret smoker If I was ever going to ‘come out’, I should have done it when I was youngerIf anyone ever offers me a cigarette, I always reply: “No thanks, I don’t smoke.” But I’m lying.I started smoking at 16. I thought it made me look grown-up, but I was shy so I’d do it on my own. I would go into the woods near...
16:26 2019-05-21

Golf's not-so-secret fascination with CBD oil What was once taboo is becoming wildly popular. From gum to eye droppers, CBD oil is becoming as common in professional golf bags as tees and ball markers....
19:26 2019-07-11

Decoding Secret Florence Brick-and-mortar retail is alive and well in the Renaissance city, a true wonderland for shoppers. But to find the best addresses, you need insider tips....
18:39 2019-06-12

A Big Wing Could Be the Secret to Big Speed I don’t know if you’ve seen this new thing in racing, but I think science recently said that there is a correlation between aerodynamic downforce and supercharged E36 BMWs setting really fast hill climb times. This car’s enormous rear wing echoes the mega hill climb racers of the era, and the splitt...
02:39 2019-07-18

Lucas Briscoe: Mother pays tribute to 'precious' 12-year-old boy killed in Spanish balcony fall The mother of a 12-year-old boy who fell to his death from the balcony of a Spanish apartment block has paid tribute to him as "my life, my soul, my everything"....
12:13 2019-08-22

Secret Service gives rare look inside its ink lab The U.S. Secret Service’s International Ink library contains more than 15,000 samples dating back to the 1930s. (July 8)        ...
17:26 2019-07-08

This Truck Has Secret Storage Behind Its Taillights Swiss adventure outfitter Black Sheep Innovations has cooked up one of the coolest truck mods I’ve seen in some time–taillights that pop out to reveal secret storage areas. A mobile mini-bar, to be exact. Neat!...
05:39 2019-08-10

The Secret History of Muslims in America Muslims have existed in America for as long as the country has been around—not that you’d know that from our mainstream telling of American history. In this special episode of The Secret Life of Muslims, we take a look at the hidden history of Muslims in America....
18:13 2019-05-24

My professor became my stalker — and a secret I kept for years A package sat unopened on Donna Freitas’ table for weeks. She refused to read it. Inside, she knew, was something from her professor; once her mentor, now her stalker. He was away for a month and insisted she read it during that time. He wanted to discuss it when he was back. “The mere sight......
20:52 2019-08-10

Why Anthony Bourdain’s secret documentary may never air It’s parts unknown for an unreleased documentary executive-produced by late chef and television personality Anthony Bourdain, which is now in search of a television network or streaming service for fans to watch. The Detroit Free Press reports that Bourdain, 61, who killed himself last June, focused...
23:39 2019-08-23

What's the Coolest Secret Spot in Your City? If you take the Manhattan downtown 6 train past the end of the line, you’ll see the abandoned City Hall subway stop. If you wander the residential areas of San Francisco, you can slide down the concrete Seward Street Slides or walk up the Vulcan Stairway. And until recently, downtown Houston had a ...
21:26 2019-07-01

The secret to getting ahead at work is using your feelings What you don’t know about your emotions could hurt you at work. That’s the gist of a growing body of business research on “emotional intelligence,” or the capacity to be aware of, control and express your emotions, and to handle interpersonal relationships judiciously and empathetically. It is often...
20:39 2019-07-21

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...
00:26 2019-07-06

Red Sox in awe of Yankees’ secret weapon you rarely see LONDON — Here in James Bond’s native country, Alex Cora commended the Yankees for doing bloody good spy work. Legal spy work, to be clear. But effective nonetheless as Cora’s Red Sox took an absolute lashing overseas. “It wasn’t a good weekend on the field,” the Boston manager said, after the Yankee...
08:39 2019-07-01

Liz Cambage Is a Secret That Can’t Stay in Las Vegas Cambage joined the W.N.B.A.’s Aces in the off-season, immediately raising hopes of a championship. But she has plans for beyond basketball — and soon....
01:26 2019-07-10

Time may be running out for Victoria's Secret It's no secret that fewer people are buying bras, panties and other intimate apparel at Victoria's Secret. The company's sales have been sliding for a while, and one Wall Street analyst thinks time may be running out for the retailer's parent company, L Brands, to fix it....
02:52 2019-07-16

Dragon Age 4: everything we know so far about the open secret of a sequel They say good things come to those who wait and we’re hopeful that will be the case for Dragon Age fans who are patiently hanging on for news of the fourth instalment in the franchise. After being an open secret for so long, Dragon Age 4 has now been confirmed by executive producer Mark ...
03:00 2019-06-09

Here’s what you need to know about Trump’s suit to keep his finances secret The case is part of an escalating fight between Trump and congressional Democrats over the president’s financial records. Here's what you need to know....
21:39 2019-08-22

U.S. and Venezuela Hold Secret Talks The Trump administration has been secretly talking with top aides of Nicolás Maduro in an effort to push Venezuela’s authoritarian president from power and clear the way for free elections in the economically devastated country, according to officials in Caracas and Washington familiar with the disc...
05:52 2019-08-22

Inside the Secret Service lab with more than 15K ink samples WASHINGTON— In a cabinet inside a modest laboratory in downtown Washington are rows and rows of ink samples in plastic squeeze bottles and small glass jars. To the untrained eye, it’s just a bunch of blackish liquid with strange names like “moldy sponge” or “green grass.” But to the U.S. Secret Serv...
02:13 2019-07-09

My secret shame: I am (still) addicted to Pokémon Go Dominic Rushe has caught over 11,000 Pokémon, walked 1,841km in Poké-land, and doesn’t plan to stop anytime soonA thunderstorm is rolling towards Chicago’s Grant Park. The thousands of people gathered for the city’s third annual Pokémon Go Fest, already sodden after a day of drizzle and rain, are no...
21:13 2019-06-27

What’s the secret to a perfectly shaped burger? The answer to why homemade burgers shrink and then bulge usually lies in the kind of meat you’re using• Do you have a culinary dilemma? Email feast@theguardian.comWhenever I make beef burgers, they tend to shrink in diameter and go really thick in the middle. How do I keep them nice and wide, and th...
01:26 2019-06-15

Why Brad Falchuk Is Hollywood's Best-Kept Secret The press-shy man behind Ryan Murphy—and husband to Gwyneth Paltrow—has signed a major production deal of his own with Netflix. How the writer–producer–director, out with “The Politician,” is carving his own path....
04:39 2019-08-14

The secret of this women's football powerhouse Lyon's dominance in the women's game is unparalleled. CNN visited the French city to hear from key figures at the club about how the team has evolved into a global powerhouse....
20:01 2019-05-21

The secret drink recipe used to cure royals Produced by Budapest based beverage company Zwack, Unicum is a herbal liqueur made from a secret recipe that's a regular fixture in bars across the city....
14:39 2019-05-21

The secret hack to folding a fitted sheet No one knows what to do with a fitted sheet so they just roll it into a ball. This super easy trick will have you folding your fitted sheets in no time.       ...
10:00 2019-08-13

99% of iOS apps investigated by the WSJ contained secret trackers Apple brags that it doesn't sell iPhone users' information to third party companies. The customer is not our product is the mantra repeated often by CEO Tim Cook. But that doesn't stop apps downloaded onto an iPhone from the App Store from using personal data. The Wall Street Journal reports today t...
22:39 2019-05-31

I Finally Got to See Volkswagen of Mexico's Secret Car Collection I was in Puebla, Mexico recently to help Volkswagen out building the last of the Beetles (more on that soon), and while I was there I finally found something I’d long suspected existed, but have never seen: Volkswagen of Mexico’s heritage collection. Over in Wolfsburg, VW has a massive automotive wo...
21:26 2019-07-08

Hydrogen has a dirty secret – let's not think it's always a green fuel Produced the right way, hydrogen can be a cleaner, greener alternative to fossil fuels powering our transport and elsewhere. But too often that's not the case...
17:00 2019-06-10

Israel's Best-Kept Secret: This Food City on the Mediterranean Acre, an ancient seaport in northern Israel, serves up mouthwatering meals with zero fanfare. From dueling hummus shops to bragworthy seafood restaurants, here’s where to dig in....
19:01 2019-05-21

Hands-On With The Secret-Filled Luigi’s Mansion 3 I played Luigi’s Mansion 3 at an embargoed Nintendo event on Sunday, where I also spoke to some of the game’s developers. It’s already feeling just as good as the great 2013 Nintendo 3DS game Luigi’s Mansion Dark Moon....
19:13 2019-06-11

Mario Maker 2 Is Hiding Two Secret New Power-Ups While most of the course creation parts in Super Mario Maker 2 are unlocked from the start, there are two that you can’t immediately access. You’ll definitely want them, though....
12:26 2019-06-28

Lawmakers ask CBP for documents on 'secret' Facebook group The House oversight committee asked for documents Wednesday connected to a scandal involving U.S. Customs and Border Patrol, over a Facebook group where some agents made insensitive comments about lawmakers and migrants....
21:39 2019-07-31

The not-so-secret history of ambassadors trashing their hosts Britain's ambassador to Washington, who called Trump "inept," is not the first diplomat to be caught offering unflattering views of his host nation's leader....
20:26 2019-07-08

Secret Service gives rare look inside it's ink lab The U.S. Secret Service’s International Ink library contains more than 15,000 samples dating back to the 1930s. (July 8)        ...
11:13 2019-07-08

David Guetta's secret to pop longevity Grammy-winning DJ-producer David Guetta says he's been able to stick around in pop music for more than three decades because he stays mostly behind the scenes. (May 23)        ...
03:52 2019-05-24

Is your spouse cheating? Your tax returns may hold the secret It's hard to hide everything from Uncle Sam — including infidelity. Here's how your tax return can tell you whether your spouse may be having an affair....
22:26 2019-08-04

The secret behind Aaron Judge’s sudden breakout ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. — Watch closely and you will see an approach from Aaron Judge that focuses on hitting the ball the other way or up the middle. That approach was in full swing during Friday night’s 8-4, 11-inning victory at Tropicana Field, when he homered to right field in the first inning off ...
10:13 2019-07-06

Whodunnit! The secret artists' auction – in pictures Pictures on a Postcard auctions anonymous signed works by big-name photographers from Larry Clark to Roger Ballen, Todd Hido and Karen Knorr. Here are our favourites … Continue reading......
15:00 2019-05-21

Secret gardens and co-ed styles hit Paris men’s collections A frothing cherub fountain constructed of striped fabric drew the eyes and camera lenses of guests at Thom Browne’s fantastical Paris Fashion Week show...
03:39 2019-06-23

This Weekend's Best Sales: Coach, Victoria's Secret & More We love these products, and we hope you do too. E! has affiliate relationships, so we may get a small share of the revenue from your purchases. Items are sold by the retailer, not E!. Who......
13:01 2019-06-29

U.S. Airlines' Secret Sauce Isn't Easy to Export U.S. airlines engineered a turnaround by merging with one another and redesigning their networks, but investors hoping these lessons can be applied elsewhere may end up disappointed....
16:52 2019-06-03

The richest New Yorkers buy and sell their homes in secret Welcome to the Twilight Zone of real estate, where everything and nothing is for sale all at once. When Manhattan’s ritziest new mansions in the sky hit the market at 220 Central Park South, there was no fanfare. There were no lavish broker parties or full-page ads in the New York Times. In fact, no...
06:13 2019-05-23

What's Area 51, and why is it so popular right now? 4 things to know about the top-secret site The top-secret military base known as Area 51 has long been a point of discussion for conspiracy theorists who believe the facility holds government secrets about aliens and UFOs....
21:39 2019-07-15

Chick-fil-A's Secret Ingredient Isn't Pickle Juice, It's MSG Fast food dupe recipes are popular for a lot of reasons. Some people get a thrill out of nailing an illusive flavor profile, some people feel it’s a little healthier, and—in the case of Chick-fil-A—some people don’t like their money being donated to homophobic organizations....
19:52 2019-06-03

Red wine may hold a secret that will keep Mars travelers fit As NASA slowly inches towards the day when it can finally send human travelers to Mars, scientists are doing their best to make sure those first adventurers are prepared for the journey. One of the biggest challenges is ensuring that astronauts who spend the better part of a year on their way to the...
21:39 2019-07-18

Can you solve secret puzzle on UK’s new 50 pound note? A new design for Britain’s highest value banknote has won acclaim not just for who it features but also a sneaky puzzle hiding in plain sight. Yesterday the Bank of England, which despite its name sets monetary policy for the entire UK, revealed who would be emblazoned on the new style 50 pound note...
00:39 2019-07-17

New Elephant 6 documentary available exclusively on secret VHS tapes Five whole years ago, we reported that a filmmaker named Chad Stockfleth was raising money for a documentary about the Elephant 6 music collective—a loose association of musical acts including The Olivia Tremor Control, Apples In Stereo, Elf Power, and Neutral Milk Hotel. The documentary was called ...
07:52 2019-08-20

Trump's 'secret' agreement with Mexico revealed President Trump teased the media this week when he dangled a one-page document he said contained a "secret" deal with Mexico in front of journalists. Now that document has been released in full....
08:26 2019-06-15

How To Find Bloodstained's Cool Secret Area Bloodstained: Ritual of the Night is a pitch-perfect throwback to the Castlevania games produced by veteran designer Koji Igarashi. As far as tributes go, it’s spot-on, resurrecting the ghost of Symphony of the Night and its successors—and if you know where to look, you’ll find a whole zone dedicat...
01:13 2019-06-29

Ask Dr. NerdLove: Is It Weird I Have A Secret Superhero Persona? Hello, you burning sexbeasts, and welcome to Ask Dr. NerdLove, the dating advice column that body slams your relationship problems from the top of Hell in the Cell....
00:26 2019-08-23

The Secret to Soap Bubbles' Iridescent Rainbows The interaction of light reflecting off the front and back of a soap bubble gives it its colorful appearance. A similar effect explains color-shifting cars....
17:26 2019-05-29

Trump’s secret deal with Mexico news to them President Trump announced Monday that his administration has inked a secret agreement with Mexico on immigration enforcement that will be unveiled in the “not too distant future.” But the revelation stumped Mexican Foreign Secretary Marcelo Ebrard, who said he wasn’t aware of any such deal. “We have...
07:52 2019-06-11

Justin Bobby Might Be the Secret Star of The Hills: New Beginnings Is it just us or is The Hills: New Beginnings at its best as soon as Justin Bobby comes on screen? In tonight's episode, the 37 year-old musician/hair stylist arrived at Stephanie......
06:52 2019-07-02

The Dark Secret Behind the Hidden Room of Glamis Castle If you could even guess the nature of this castle’s secret, said Claude Bowes-Lyon, 13th Earl of Strathmore, you would get down on your knees and thank God it was not yours. Glamis Castle, one of the most haunted castles in Great Britain, was the talk of ancient Europe during the second half of the ...
08:52 2019-06-08

CBP to investigate secret border patrol Facebook group U.S. Customs and Border Protection has launched an investigation into reports of a secret Facebook group of thousands of former and current border agents where they made jokes about the deaths of migrants....
12:26 2019-07-02

The secret formula behind Yankees’ unrelenting winning culture CLEVELAND — “Culture,” Buck Showalter said, chewing on the term this past week in a telephone interview. “There has to be a better word.” “It’s hard to measure culture,” Brian Cashman acknowledged, “but it’s very important to create culture and constantly reinforce it in various ways — with the peop...
23:39 2019-06-08

Russia says submersible fire tragedy is 'state secret' The Kremlin has brushed aside questions about a fire on a deepwater submersible that left 14 Russian sailors dead, telling reporters Wednesday that key information about the incident was a "state secret."...
20:52 2019-07-03

One high school gym, two states, and the midcourt stripe has a secret The small town of College Corner was settled on the state line, leading to the quirkiest high school — and basketball gym — in Indiana. And Ohio.       ...
13:52 2019-07-05

Questions and Answers About Syria’s Secret Torture Prisons Anne Barnard, our former Beirut bureau chief, took to Reddit to share additional insights into her Times investigation of the cruel tactics President Bashar al-Assad uses to crack down on opposition....
14:33 2019-05-21

Victoria’s Secret mogul says Jeffrey Epstein ‘misappropriated’ $46M from him The billionaire behind Victoria’s Secret said Wednesday that Jeffrey Epstein “misappropriated” more than $46 million of his personal fortune while serving as his money manager more than a decade ago, according to a report. In a letter to his foundation, Leslie Wexner, the founder and chief exe...
11:26 2019-08-08

Judge to keep Nxivm jurors’ identities secret for their own safety The Brooklyn federal court judge who oversaw the trial of convicted Nxivm sex cult leader Keith Raniere says he won’t release jurors’ names — because he’s afraid the group’s litigious acolytes might go after them in court or smear them in the media. “The court is concer...
04:26 2019-07-03

Washington Is Holding Secret Talks With One of Venezuela’s Top Officials BOGOTA, Colombia (AP) — The U.S. has opened up secret communications with Venezuela’s socialist party boss as members of President Nicolás Maduro’s inner circle seek guarantees they won’t face retribution if they cede to growing demands to remove him, a senior administ...
03:39 2019-08-19

Submersible on which 14 sailors died is state secret, says Kremlin Russia refuses to release details about vessel or its mission ‘to protect national security’The Kremlin has said it will not reveal the vessel type or mission of the 14 sailors who died onboard a top-secret submersible on Monday because the information is a closely guarded state secret.The remarks c...
16:39 2019-07-03

Science Museum’s Top Secret exhibition feeds spy-loving kid in us all From ciphers to cybersecurity, the child in you (and your children too) will love this amazingly detailed voyage into every nook and cranny of the secret state...
21:00 2019-07-31

Secret PS4 tips that are too good not to share with the rest of the internet PlayStation fans can't get enough of tips that'll improve their PS4 console. Well, good news, here's 15 more things you probably didn't know you could do with your Sony console....
11:13 2019-07-21

Former doorman Timothy Brandoff pens novel on a secret New York Timothy Brandoff was in a library in California sometime in the 1990s when out of curiosity he typed his own last name into The New York Times name index. What he found on the microfiche surprised him. “One of them concerned my grandfather’s [Samuel Brandoff] suicide in 1937 [in a building on ...
20:52 2019-08-10

Meet 90 Day Fiancé: The Other Way's Jenny--She's Hiding a Big Secret From Her Family 90 Day Fiancé: The Other Way star Jenny is just like everybody else. She just wanted to be happy. "Everyone's entitled to happiness," Jenny, 60, says in the above......
18:52 2019-06-03

'Last act of manipulation': Epstein put assets in secret trust before death The will Jeffrey Epstein signed two days before he killed himself in his New York prison cell put more than $577m (£476m) of his assets into a secret trust fund, it has emerged....
20:52 2019-08-22

NYT: Mnuchin wants Secret Service back under the Treasury Department Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin is pushing to move the US Secret Service from the Department of Homeland Security back under his department's control, according to The New York Times....
18:39 2019-06-27

4 secret Netflix hacks and 1 bonus tip you'll wish you knew sooner Netflix isn’t exactly new anymore. The company started with mail-order DVDs, you may recall, before it revolutionized streaming video. Netflix has a lot of competition these days, and its selection can feel a little piecemeal. So I wouldn't blame you for getting a bit bored with the platform – which...
15:00 2019-08-03

Inner Circle: Davis Love III reveals the secret to his success Davis Love III gives Golfweek and USA TODAY Sports unique access into his daily routine and explains how his work in the gym pays off on the course.        ...
22:39 2019-08-21

62 border employees being investigated for secret Facebook group WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. Customs and Border Protection officials said Monday that 62 current and eight former Border Patrol employees are under internal investigation following revelations of a secret Facebook group that mocked lawmakers and migrants. Most are under investigation for posts that surfac...
00:13 2019-07-16

In western France, a village remembers D-Day's 'secret massacre' The lost U.S. paratrooper tapped on the door of the Rigault family's farmhouse in Normandy in the early hours of June 6, 1944, miles south of his intended drop zone and soaking from his landing in the surrounding marshland....
10:26 2019-05-23

Family sues after DNA kit reveals fertility clinic secret The DNA kit that an Ohio woman gave her parents as a Christmas gift last year was meant to draw the Cartellones closer together. Instead, it threw their lives into disarray....
21:26 2019-08-14

A secret safe in a basement held $3.5M in gold certificates. Now who gets them? Elaine Palmer always told her granddaughter her antique money would be worth something. The problem was no one knew where it was.        ...
03:52 2019-05-24

Nigeria Buries Soldiers at Night in Secret Cemetery Secret military graveyards in Nigeria’s northeast hold the bodies of more than 1,000 soldiers killed in attacks by Islamist groups, a picture at odds with a war Nigeria’s president says his army has won....
20:52 2019-07-31

Sorry, Diplo: Sophie Turner Would Have Kept Her Wedding to Joe Jonas a Secret Perhaps Diplo should have vowed not to lifestream Sophie Turner and Joe Jonas' wedding. It's no secret now that the Game of Thrones star and Jonas Brother tied the knot in Las......
21:00 2019-05-31

4 Your Health: A type of fruit could be secret to longer lifespan Health experts say doctors should begin screening for drug use. The U.S. Preventive Services Task Force recommends screening their adult patients for illegal drug use, including abuse of prescription medication. According to experts, roughly 10 percent of adults use illegal drugs and it is also a co...
05:52 2019-08-14

How a D-Day mistake caused the ‘secret massacre’ of a French village GRAIGNES, France — The lost US paratrooper tapped on the door of the Rigault family’s farmhouse in Normandy in the early hours of June 6, 1944, miles south of his intended drop zone and soaking from his landing in the surrounding marshland. After four years under German occupation, 12-year-old Marth...
18:53 2019-05-23

Man Sets Himself on Fire Near the White House, Secret Service Says A man walked onto the Ellipse park in downtown Washington, D.C., Wednesday afternoon while the tourist trap was bustling with people and lit himself on fire, the U.S. Secret Service confirmed in a tweet....
21:52 2019-05-29

How a Secret Video Felled Austria’s Wunderkind Leader When he took power in 2017, Austria’s Sebastian Kurz became the European Union’s youngest head of government. Now he’s also the shortest-serving chancellor in Austrian history....
20:13 2019-05-28

The secret high-pressure world of plus-size models After coming in third on 2018’s “America’s Next Top Model,” plus-size contestant Khrystyana Kazakova was thrilled to land a contract with a top-tier agency. But the feeling didn’t last long: The size 8 beauty was soon informed that she wasn’t “big enough” to net the most competitive jobs. “I was tol...
21:39 2019-07-31

Research Confirms That 'Black Don't Crack'—and the Secret Is in Our Bones Something strange has been happening lately; every time I’m out with my mother, without fail, someone asks in earnest if we are sisters....
19:39 2019-06-12

Inside the Victoria’s Secret pipeline to Jeffrey Epstein In 2004, Elisabetta Tai was a 21-year-old Italian model with big dreams. A month after arriving in Manhattan, her booker gave her an Upper East Side address and told her he had set up a meeting with the man who would be able to get her a gig modeling for the Victoria’s Secret catalog. “He......
11:13 2019-07-14

Trump’s supposed Secret Political Genius is overblown It's tempting to argue the provocative things that Trump does — like his racist tweets — are actually somehow politically savvy. Here's why that may not be the case....
14:39 2019-07-19

‘Secret Life of Pets 2’ gets most laughs when credits are rolling It’s never a great sign when the biggest laughs a movie gets are during the end credits. In the case of “The Secret Life of Pets 2,” animal-and-baby videos seemingly yanked straight from YouTube absolutely slayed my largely kid audience. The film itself — while not without its amusing “my pet does t...
23:52 2019-06-06

Ancient Egyptian Yeast Is This Bread’s Secret Ingredient A self-professed “bread nerd” extracted yeast from 4,000-year-old artifacts to make a loaf of sourdough. “The aroma and flavor are incredible,” he said....
18:26 2019-08-09

Trump insists he cut secret immigration deal with Mexico President Trump on Tuesday doubled down on his claim that he had cut a secret deal with Mexico to stem illegal immigration — even waving a piece of paper he said it was written on — but wouldn‘t reveal any details. “That’s the agreement that everybody says I don’t have,” Trump told reporters outside...
23:13 2019-06-11

Nixon’s secret speech if Apollo 11 mission had gone wrong President Richard Nixon, who delivered a message to Armstrong, Aldrin and Michael Collins after the successful lunar landing, also asked his speechwriter to write a contingency speech should something go wrong....
00:39 2019-07-17

The 'Formula One' secret behind Tom Brady's time-cheating dominance The 42-year-old quarterback is among the NFL’s best and he’s shown little sign of slowing down. How does he do it?On 3 August, Tom Brady turned 42. Were there a Newton’s Law of Aging, Brady would be defying it. After all, normal human beings slow down as they age. Tom Brady, not so much.At this poin...
20:52 2019-08-22

Victoria's Secret reportedly hires first-ever transgender model Victoria's Secret has reportedly hired its first-ever transgender model — less than a year after the lingerie company came under fire after an executive made remarks about transgender people walking in its annual fashion show....
20:52 2019-08-04

Inside the 'Bat Cave' Where Microsoft's Top-Secret Presentations are Designed Microsoft established 'Bat Cave' shortly after Satya Nadella was appointed as the CEO to modernise the development of on-stage presentations and demos....
20:39 2019-06-06

Secret IRS Memo Destroys Trump's Tax Return Excuses A confidential memo written by the IRS last year says that the agency must immediately turn over Trump’s tax returns to Congress if they are requested, unless the president invokes executive privilege, according to a new report from the Washington Post. The memo, which was never released, contradic...
10:52 2019-05-22

Victoria’s Secret hires first openly transgender ‘Angel’ Victoria’s Secret has hired its first openly transgender “Angel” — stunning Brazilian Valentina Sampaio. The model and actress broke the news by posting a sultry selfie from her shoot earlier this week for the “VS Pink” sub-brand. “Backstage click,” she posted alongside a photo of herself in a whit...
07:52 2019-08-04

Trump flaunts 'secret' migration deal already revealed by Mexico U.S. President Donald Trump brandished a document on Tuesday confirming details of a regional asylum project agreed with Mexico to stave off threatened tariffs, saying the plan was "secret" even though Mexican officials had revealed much of it....
00:52 2019-06-12

Trump Waves What He Says Is Secret Deal With Mexico, but Reveals No Details The president’s dramatic flourish came a day after Mexico’s foreign minister publicly denied that his country has an undisclosed immigration agreement with the U.S....
21:26 2019-06-11

The writer of ‘The Secret Life of Pets 2’ was channeling his own fatherhood fears Plenty of parents can relate to Max, whose love for his owners' new baby evolves into a new kind of anxiety over protecting the child from any and every possible threat....
19:52 2019-06-11

A Missouri man's secret search for his wife's lost wedding ring  Drew Huskey and his wife Qian “Emily” Yang of Missouri were on vacation in Canada when her wedding ring flew off and landed in about two feet of snow. She thought she would never see the ring again, but her husband was secretly on a mission to find it and bring it back to his wife....
06:39 2019-06-20

Video: Why Codemasters kept F1 2019 game driver transfers secret After much-anticipation, the latest Formula 1 game was released this week with a host of new features and scenarios - including the surprise addition of driver transfers when in career mode...
22:13 2019-06-27

A Killer, A Secret, And A Time Loop Make For A Harrowing 12 Minutes We last previewed time-loop game 12 Minutes back in 2015 after I saw it at PAX East in Boston and chatted with Luis Antonio, who was singlehandedly making the game for a desired 2016 release. Here we are in 2019. 12 Minutes is still looking good, but it’s not done....
19:39 2019-06-12

Samsung spilled SmartThings app source code and secret keys A development lab used by Samsung engineers was leaking highly sensitive source code, credentials and secret keys for several internal projects — including its SmartThings platform, a security researcher found. The electronics giant left dozens of internal coding projects on a GitLab instance host...
14:39 2019-05-21

Where does your plastic go? Global investigation reveals America's dirty secret A Guardian report from 11 countries tracks how US waste makes its way across the world – and overwhelms the poorest nationsThis week we’re exploring plastic pollution as part of our six-month Toxic America series. Please support this journalism and help us hit our $150,000 goalWhat happens to your p...
09:26 2019-06-17

Trump, Maduro confirm 'secret' contact over Venezuela crisis The US and Venezuelan leaders have confirmed for the first time that their governments are talking behind the scenes. No mention of the opposition was made....
17:00 2019-08-21

Shay Mitchell Is Pregnant! See More Stars Who Kept Their Baby News a Secret Got a secret, can you keep it? Shay Mitchell sure can! The Pretty Little Liars star surprised Hollywood on Friday by announcing she and boyfriend Matte Babel are expecting a child......
23:13 2019-06-28

Promoted | The secret formula of Continental's Black Chili tyres To kick off the 2019 Continental Black Chili Driving Experience, it’s time to learn more about the tyres our Autocar readers will be testing in the south of France Welcome to the start of our 2019 Continental Black Chili Driving Experience. Over the next few weeks, we’ll be following 12 teams of Aut...
11:26 2019-06-28

Vincent Parco sentenced to 1 to 3 years for secret filming of sex romp Ex-TV gumshoe Vincent Parco landed one to three years behind bars Friday for a blackmail plot involving a secretly recorded threesome. Brooklyn Supreme Court Judge Donald Leo admitted at sentencing that he liked the affable private investigator but couldn’t stomach that the defendant had gone ...
21:52 2019-06-14

No Secret Immigration Deal Exists With U.S., Mexico’s Foreign Minister Says The United States and Mexico will review immigration figures in 45 and 90 days, but Marcelo Ebrard directly contradicted the president’s claim of a signed deal....
20:26 2019-06-10

Did Donald Trump Inadvertently Reveal a Secret Mexico Deal? President Donald Trump may have an agreement with Mexico to commit to more “burden-sharing” on the handling of refugees fleeing violence and poor economic conditions in Central America. In recent days, Trump has claimed that he has a significant agreement with Mexico in addition to the p...
08:13 2019-06-12

The secret Sudan safe house where injured protesters are treated Two boys who lost legs are among those lying low after a series of deadly crackdowns by the militaryIn a nondescript apartment block in downtown Khartoum, 14-year-old Faisal Ali rests with his father. In the entrance hall, the strong traditional smell of Sudanese brides’ perfume still lingers. Befor...
12:26 2019-07-05

Mexico Publicly Releases Trump’s ‘Secret’ Deal on Migration Earlier this week, Donald Trump waved around a single sheet of paper in front of reporters to brag about a “secret” deal his administration had reached with Mexico on immigration enforcement. But he wouldn’t share any of the details on that piece of paper, saying he would “let Mexico do the announce...
22:00 2019-06-15

The secret to Elizabeth Warren's surge? Ideas | Jill Priluck Of all the Democratic candidates, Warren has offered by far the most plans-driven and ambitious campaign – and voters love itOn Friday, the Massachusetts senator Elizabeth Warren co-sponsored a bill to impose mandatory fines on companies that have data breaches. It was the kind of consumer welfare l...
01:13 2019-06-19

Josh Frydenberg's office asked if environmental rule changes could be kept secret Exclusive: Frydenberg’s office canvassed whether he had power to weaken grasslands protections after Angus Taylor raised the issue, which was affecting a company he part-ownsThe office of the former environment minister Josh Frydenberg canvassed whether he had the power to water down federal protect...
01:13 2019-06-20

Huawei has a secret office in Iran, because there hasn’t been enough bad news about the company As if Huawei didn’t already have enough negative press coverage and headlines to grapple with, it seems that the company’s detained chief financial officer has provided fodder for still more. After she was detained by Canadian officials back in December at the behest of US officials, Hua...
13:00 2019-08-22

4 Secret Netflix hacks and 1 bonus tip you’ll wish you knew sooner There are ways to liven up your Netflix experience. Kim Komando offers tips to search, view, and organize Netflix offerings.       ...
15:00 2019-08-08

Marvel's TV branch has secret plans for Disney+, and they don't involve the Fox characters In a lengthy chat with Deadline, Marvel Television boss Jeph Loeb has revealed some little hints and teases about his plans for the future of Marvel’s TV adventures, and while there aren’t any actual big reveals, there is some interesting info on things that aren’t happening. For starters, he explai...
16:00 2019-08-13

USA Swimming relies on ‘secret weapon’ and analytics to get smarter, faster Russell Mark studied engineering and wanted to be an astronaut. Instead he's applying many of those principles to help the American team swim faster....
18:01 2019-07-24

The secret lives of extreme larks: what do people who rise at 4am do with their mornings? Getting up before dawn is more common than you might think, and can be great for exercise, self-improvement and wildlife watchingA new study suggests that extreme early risers – people who are willingly up by 5.30am – may not just be restricted to a handful of tech CEOs and your annoying cat. Around...
21:00 2019-08-14

Neil Armstrong’s Death, and a Stormy, Secret $6 Million Settlement The astronaut’s sons contended that incompetent medical care had cost him his life, and threatened to go public. His widow says she wanted no part of the payout....
00:00 2019-07-24

Ex-NSA contractor sentenced to nine years in prison for stealing secret documents A former National Security Agency contractor was sentenced Friday to nine years in prison for stealing classified material over more than two decades in what may be the largest breach of classified information in U.S. history....
05:00 2019-07-20

Avengers: Endgame Directors Tease Secret Wars (Again) at Comic-Con At San Diego Comic-Con 2019, Avengers: Endgame directors Joe and Anthony Russo entertained "fan questions" from cast members Mark Ruffalo, Chris Evans, Chris Hemsworth, Paul Rudd, and Robert......
23:26 2019-07-19

Practical Magic: The Secret Teachings of the Book of Raziel the Angel Within the varied teachings of the Jewish mystical tradition known as Kabbalah there is a minor tradition known as Practical Kabbalah (Kabbalah Ma’asit). This branch concerns itself with the use of magic, particularly the permitted ‘white magic’ as opposed to forbidden ‘black magic’. This tradition ...
09:00 2019-05-23

What’s on TV Thursday: ‘The Real Housewives of New York City’ and ‘Secret Obsession’ The women meet up to rehash all the drama of Season 11 with Andy Cohen. And Brenda Song plays a car crash victim with amnesia in a new Netflix thriller....
07:26 2019-07-18

ACLU sues FBI, Border Patrol, ICE over 'secret' activist database The ACLU is suing the FBI and two other agencies on behalf of three activists who say they were harassed and detained at the border as part of a secret government anti-immigration program....
19:26 2019-07-24

Lincoln's spies: Elizabeth Van Lew, southern sexism and the winning of a secret war A new history tells the story of four Union agents. One tale, little known, is as compelling as any Hollywood epicDouglas Waller had a confession to make. “I’m a little intimidated here,” he told an audience that included archivists and historians at the National Archives in Washington. “I’m not a c...
08:13 2019-08-17

Planned Parenthood chief Leana Wen ousted in ‘secret meeting’ The president of Planned Parenthood said she was ousted Tuesday following a “secret meeting” of the board. Dr. Leana Wen was forced out after just eight months on the job. “I just learned that the @PPFA Board ended my employment at a secret meeting,” Wen tweeted. Wen later sa...
02:26 2019-07-17

Federal Prosecutors Don’t Have to Disclose Secret Flynn Transcripts, Judge Says The federal judge’s order means that prosecutors will not be required to make public highly classified conversations between Michael T. Flynn and a Russian diplomat....
04:52 2019-06-05

Autocar confidential: BMW's secret window, Ssangyong's pleasant surprises, and more Want a Kona Electric? Join Hyundai's waiting list Our reporters empty their notebooks to round up a week in gossip from across the automotive industry This week, as we hold an inverted glass up to the motoring industry's staff room door, we hear about Hyundai's most in-demand model, why Volvo wo...
22:26 2019-07-16

Porsche Had a Secret F1 Engine Ready for Its 2021 Entry Before It Backed Out Porsche does things other than produce videos on how to pronounce its product names, like making cars or mulling a Formula One entry from time to time. But Porsche’s recent F1 consideration was more than just a thought—the company’s motorsport boss recently said it even built an engine for a possibl...
16:52 2019-05-31

Jabrill Peppers reveals Giants’ ‘turnover trophy’ secret Jabrill Peppers revealed a little team secret called the “turnover trophy.” Each day, whoever forces a turnover during practice is given an actual trophy — reportedly a small one — to reward their efforts. “Yes, it makes you compete and want to go out there and cause turnovers. It’s just a good litt...
11:00 2019-08-12

Taika Waititi is working on a "secret film" before he gets back to Thor Out of all the directors who’ve dipped their toes into the warm, CGI-laced waters of the Marvel Cinematic Universe, few have seemed as determined to keep his individual sensibility on track more than Taika Waititi. This is, after all, a guy who followed his first foray into the world of superhero bl...
03:26 2019-08-08

The secret to being a good stepmother? Here’s my handy guide … | Tiff Stevenson It’s a notoriously tricky relationship, but love, boundaries – and the occasional financial incentive – can work wondersIn New York, beleaguered stepmothers are paying $500 per hour to receive stepmother coaching. Presumably rich beleaguered stepmothers. As a stepmother I know from experience it’s a...
21:26 2019-08-06

Victoria's Secret Parent's Longtime Marketing Chief to Resign L Brands said Edward Razek, its longtime chief marketing officer, will step down from his role, as the parent company of Victoria’s Secret faces backlash from consumers about the unit’s marketing strategy....
01:13 2019-08-06

Victoria's Secret owner L Brands is losing its marketing chief Victoria's Secret owner L Brands is about to lose its chief marketing officer Edward Razek, who's pushed the retailer's sexy image as long as he's been there since the early 1980s....
00:52 2019-08-06

Valentina Sampaio Is Reportedly Victoria's Secret's First Transgender Model Valentina Sampaio has reportedly been hired to appear in a Victoria's Secret campaign, which would make her the first openly transgender model for the lingerie company, which has been trying......
05:39 2019-08-05

New York gangs are using emojis as a secret language to plan crimes Police say violent city street toughs have turned to cutesy emoji and other digital imagery to communicate with each other, using seemingly innocuous symbols as tools of murder, assault, rape and robbery....
10:52 2019-08-04

New Mets pitcher Marcus Stroman’s secret life as a rapper The Mets’ new pitcher has a secret life as an aspiring hip-hop artist. He’s co-starred in a video for and dropped lyrics on songs by his former Duke teammate, rapper Mike Seander, who has performed as Mike Stud and now just goes by Mike....
00:52 2019-08-04

Fire kills 14 sailors on Russian top-secret navy submersible Losharik deep-sea vessel was carrying out military survey in Russian waters, say officialsRussia has revealed a fire onboard a top-secret navy submersible has left 14 sailors dead in a rare public incident involving one of the country’s most shadowy military projects.The Russian defence ministry did...
00:39 2019-07-03

College student fooled Secret Service, snuck into Mar-a-Lago A college freshman pleaded guilty Tuesday to fooling Secret Service agents and sneaking onto Mar-a-Lago while President Trump was in town over Thanksgiving. Mark Lindblom, 19, apologized to a federal magistrate, saying he didn’t mean any harm when he infiltrated the swanky Palm Beach club. ...
03:52 2019-05-29

Cable companies might have a secret weapon to deal with cord-cutting Cable companies like Altice USA Inc. are starting to gravitate toward a business move that might — might — help them staunch the mounting losses on the cable side of their business. The solution? Offering cut-rate cellphone service, which no one wants to be without, and try to use it to ...
04:26 2019-05-29

Secrets Revealed From Taylor Swift's First Lover Secret Session A new Taylor Swift era is upon us, and that means Swifties around the world are begging for a golden ticket to one of her secret sessions. Ahead of an album release, it's become......
05:13 2019-08-03

Research hope study reveals secret to longer life (KOB) Researchers at the University of New Mexico are working hard to extend human life by studying yeast and roundworms. “We really want to understand the basic biology of aging, and we start by asking about it in simple organisms in the lab, but we care because we want to understand it in hu...
20:39 2019-08-02

What Canceling the Victoria's Secret Fashion Show Would Really Mean for the Iconic Brand Almost every year since 1995, Victoria's Secret has sent a parade of models clad in an array of bejeweled, feathered and peekaboo lingerie down a runway, in what ultimately became a nationally......
13:52 2019-08-01

Area 51 expert on viral campaign to ‘storm’ top-secret site An author and expert on Area 51 said the US military will never let civilians anywhere near the top-secret site after the “Storm Area 51” movement went viral on Facebook. One million Facebook users have now responded that they would go to a Facebook event scheduled for Sept. 20 at 3:00 a...
02:00 2019-07-16

This Super-Customizable Controller Might Be a Secret Weapon for the Nintendo Switch There are casual gamers who like to occasionally pick up a game to relax for a few minutes, and there are more dedicated players who will devote hours to completing games and unlocking achievements. And then there’s those gamers who refer to themselves as “pros” or “hardcore” who must have the highe...
18:39 2019-07-15

Chefs' secret ingredients: turn dinner from basic to brilliant Seaweed, trotters, charcoal and even a bit of boiled potato – chefs and food writers on what they add to dinner to make it extra specialBy Jack Monroe, food writer and campaigner Continue reading......
01:13 2019-08-19

Chinese border guards put secret surveillance app on tourists' phones Software extracts emails, texts and contacts and could be used to track movementsChinese border police are secretly installing surveillance apps on the phones of visitors and downloading personal information as part of the government’s intensive scrutiny of the remote Xinjiang region, the Guardian c...
00:39 2019-07-03

Scientists crack secret of dragonfish’s deadly ‘invisible’ teeth A deep-sea fish can hide its enormous, jutting teeth from prey because its chompers are virtually invisible — until it’s too late. What’s the dragonfish’s secret? The teeth are transparent, and now scientists have discovered how the fish accomplished that trick. Findings were published Wednesday in ...
23:00 2019-06-06

Secret chamber in King Tut’s tomb could hide Queen Nefertiti One of Egypt's greatest mysteries could be solved as scientists think they have located the final resting place of the ancient Egyptian queen, Nefertiti....
00:39 2019-07-09

Secret US Border Patrol hate group exposed on Facebook Investigative journalist A.C. Thompson from ProPublica today exposed a secret Facebook group for US Border Patrol agents full of racist and misogynistic comments and memes, including calls for violent action against immigrants and Democrats. The group, called “I’m 10-15,” a reference to the Border P...
04:26 2019-07-02

Secret Service: Mass attack prevention should focus on behaviors Most of the people who carried out mass attacks in public spaces last year had made threatening communications, and 75 percent of those communications had aroused concern in others, the Secret Service said Tuesday....
21:52 2019-07-09

14 Russian Sailors Dead After Fire in Secret Navy Submarine (MOSCOW) — Fire broke out on one of the Russian navy’s deep-sea research submersibles, and toxic fumes from the blaze killed 14 sailors aboard, Russia’s Defense Ministry said Tuesday, although it released few details about the disaster or the vessel involved. The Defense Ministry d...
03:26 2019-07-03

Chiara Ferragni’s summer essentials: shades, swimsuits and ‘The Secret’ Over the last decade, The Blonde Salad blogger Chiara Ferragni has parlayed her Euro-chic style, social media savvy and model looks into a multimillion-dollar empire. The 32-year-old Italian is now considered one of the world’s top influencers, with 16.8 million Instagram followers (@chiaraferragni)...
17:00 2019-07-03

The Secret To The World's Lightest Gaming Mouse Is Lots Of Holes In order to create what it calls “the world’s lightest gaming mouse,” the engineers at peripheral maker Glorious PC Gaming Race took a mouse and put holes all in it. The result is the Model O, a very good gaming mouse that weighs only 67 grams and may trigger trypophobia....
18:00 2019-07-03

ABC board: secret shortlist of candidates ignored in favour of mining executive Exclusive: documents show Coalition government passed over some of Australia’s most eminent cultural figures to appoint Vanessa GuthrieThe government passed over some of Australia’s most eminent cultural figures in order to appoint a mining executive to the ABC board in 2017, despite the fact that s...
17:39 2019-08-04

How Iran's 'filmfarsi' remains the biggest secret in cinema history For many Iranians, the oft-forgotten films are a souvenir of a lost past, painting a picture of life before the 1979 revolutionShortly after the 1979 Iranian revolution, the country’s national newspapers published a joint subpoena, unique in film history. All the key stars of “filmfarsi” – a form of...
17:26 2019-07-11

Formula E Teams Have Been Using Secret Illegal Traction Control Systems The FIA, Formula E’s regulating body, is finally taking steps to better regulate racing teams suspected of using software curiously similar to traction control, which is against the rules and rather surprising given how tightly controlled the cars are. Apparently kindly asking the teams not to do it...
21:13 2019-07-11

Karlie Kloss Cut Ties With Victoria's Secret After Realizing She's a ''Feminist'' Karlie Kloss is standing by her feminist ideals. For years, people have associated the model with the risqué photos pasted across Victoria's Secret advertisements. However, the......
06:52 2019-07-02

Rhyme and punishment: Inside the NYPD’s secret, sprawling ‘Rap Unit’ Remy Ma thrilled the hundreds of fans who packed Irving Plaza last year for a concert that featured surprise cameo appearances by more than a half-dozen other New York rappers. The parade of guest stars climaxed with an appearance by Grammy winner Lil’ Kim, who joined Ma onstage for a performance of...
08:39 2019-05-31

The secret life of Lisa Bessette 20 years after doomed JFK Jr. flight ANN ARBOR, Mich. — A sleepy, tree-lined street in the shadow of the University of Michigan features rows of well-appointed homes, scampering children and even a cultural arts center offering yoga classes several times a week. Nestled in the suburban enclave of North Burns Park, it looks like any wel...
00:39 2019-07-14

Spend the summer at these secret East Coast beach towns See shells, not crowds. Every year from Memorial Day to Labor Day, countless New Yorkers flock to the Kiawahs and Kennebunkports of the Eastern seaboard. They diligently check these la-di-da locales off their list, curtsying to their inner prep schooler. But you, dear reader, know better. This summe...
03:01 2019-05-22

Brit ambassador trashes ‘inept’ Trump in secret communiques Over the past three years, Britain’s ambassador to the US has been firing off memos to officials in London insulting President Trump as “inept,’’ “incompetent’’ and “insecure,’’ it was reported Sunday....
06:00 2019-07-07

Top Border Officials Condemn ‘Highly Inappropriate’ Secret Facebook Group Lawmakers, some of whom were the targets of offensive posts and threats within the group, amplified their criticism of the Customs and Border Protection agency....
22:13 2019-07-02

Facebook Discloses Cambridge Analytica Email It Fought for Months to Keep Secret More than a year ago, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg laid out on his personal page a “timeline” related to the Cambridge Analytica “situation.” But he omitted a key piece of information, which was finally made public on Friday. Read more......
20:00 2019-08-23

China Snares Tourists’ Phones in Surveillance Dragnet by Adding Secret App Border authorities routinely install the app on the phones of people entering the Xinjiang region by land from Central Asia, gathering personal data and scanning for material considered objectionable....
23:13 2019-07-02

ABC board: secret shortlist of candidates ignored in favour of mining executive revealed Exclusive: Documents show Coalition government passed over some of Australia’s most eminent cultural figures to appoint Vanessa GuthrieThe government passed over some of Australia’s most eminent cultural figures in order to appoint a mining executive to the ABC board in 2017, despite the fact that s...
21:52 2019-08-03

Marketing boss quits Victoria's Secret after first trans model hired Ed Razek, who apologised last year for transphobic remarks, leaves US lingerie brandEd Razek, the chief marketing officer at Victoria’s Secret, who last year claimed “transsexual” models should not be cast “because the show is a fantasy”, has resigned days after the lingerie brand hired its first op...
16:26 2019-08-06

Lake Bell on the secret to the Big Mac’s special sauce and being mistaken for Amanda Peet Actor, writer, director: Lake Bell has been at this long enough now that there’s only a vanishingly small chance you haven’t seen something she’s been involved with. From supporting turns in mainstream hits like It’s Complicated to roles in beloved cult TV like Children’s Hospital, Bojack Horseman, ...
15:26 2019-06-07

Top secret: Trump's revamp of U.S. security clearances stumbling - officials, report At a time when the United States says China is aggressively spying on its government, a push by President Donald Trump to fix the system that determines who can and cannot be trusted with secrets is behind schedule and disorganized, according to U.S. officials and an internal agency report....
17:13 2019-06-19

Officials Knew About Border Agents' Secret Facebook Group for Years Earlier this week, an investigation by ProPublica revealed a secret Facebook group where Border Patrol agents mocked migrant deaths, posted sexist memes about legislators, and made racist comments. Since then, Department of Homeland Security acting secretary Kevin McAleenan has said he would investi...
04:26 2019-07-04

Models Call for Victoria's Secret to Fight Against Sexual Harassment in New Petition Victoria's Secret made headlines on Tuesday after more than 100 models signed a petition urging the company to protect its talent from sexual harassment and abuse. In an open letter......
00:39 2019-08-07

Cara Delevingne marries girlfriend Ashley Benson in secret ceremony Supermodel Cara Delevingne and actress Ashley Benson have tied the knot in a secret ceremony in Las Vegas, the Sunday Sun reported. It’s not clear when the wedding took place, but the report Friday said they were declared “wife and wife’’ by an Elvis Presley impersonator at the Little Vegas Chapel i...
11:13 2019-08-04

Shea Marie's Victoria's Secret Swim Line May Be Your Next Summer Obsession We love these products, and we hope you do too. E! has affiliate relationships, so we may get a small share of the revenue from your purchases. Items are sold by the retailer, not......
12:39 2019-07-05

Airfares, fancy clothes and lavish meals: How the Turpins kept their evil secret In “The Family Next Door," author John Glatt reveals the bizarre years leading up to the arrests of David and Louise Turpin, who abused their 13 kids....
07:26 2019-07-14

Watch: Kate Upton says 'every woman needs to be represented' in Victoria's Secret show Kate Upton detailed her issues with the annual Victoria's Secret Fashion Show on "Watch What Happens Live," stating that it needs to be more inclusive....
20:26 2019-08-19

The White Lotus Secret Society and the Demise of Mongol Rule in China The White Lotus Society / Sect (written in Chinese as 白莲教, and Romanized as ‘Bai Lian Jiao’) was a millenarian movement that existed in imperial China. As a religious movement, the teachings of the White Lotus Society were based mainly on Buddhist tradition, though some elements of Taoism and other ...
21:52 2019-08-16