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Fortnite’s Bugha Targeted in ‘Swatting’ Hoax

A caller falsely reported to the authorities that he had shot his father and tied up his mother, according to the police. The authorities quickly cleared the incident, officials said....

Fortnite’s Bugha Targeted in ‘Swatting’ Hoax

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Swatting hoax? Famous Miami Herald columnist says fake 911 call made against him Maryland authorities are investigating a "swatting" incident in which a caller made a report against Pulitzer-winning columnist Leonard G. Pitts Jr.        ...
20:13 2019-07-01

They met playing Call of Duty online. Then their cross-country feud became a 'swatting' hoax A cross-country feud between two men arguing on a telephone line escalated to a "swatting" hoax that locked down a school and evacuated a Walmart.       ...
16:39 2019-06-19

They met playing 'Call of Duty' online. Then their cross-country feud became a 'swatting' hoax A cross-country feud between two men arguing on a telephone line escalated to a "swatting" hoax that locked down a school and evacuated a Walmart.       ...
18:52 2019-06-19

Fortnite champ Bugha 'swatted' while streaming Kyle "Bugha" Giersdorf, a 16-year-old Pennsylvanian who last month won the $3 million grand prize in the Fortnite World Cup, was "swatted" while livestreaming on Twitch on Saturday night....
09:26 2019-08-13

'They came in with guns': Fortnite world champion Bugha 'swatted' during livestream 16-year-old Kyle ‘Bugha’ Giersdorf won $3m in JulyPolice surrounded home on Saturday after hoax callBarely two weeks after winning $3m at the Fortnite World Cup, Kyle “Bugha” Giersdorf was “swatted” in the middle of a livestreaming session.The 16-year-old was broadcasting to his legion of fans on st...
08:39 2019-08-13

'Fortnite' World Cup winner 'Bugha' gets 'swatted' during Twitch stream Kyle "Bugha" Giersdorf, a 16-year-old Pennsylvania native who won the $3 million prize in the Fortnite World Cup, was "swatted" during a live Twitch stream....
06:13 2019-08-13

Federal jury indicts Delaware man on ‘swatting’ hoaxes WILMINGTON, Del. (AP) — A federal grand jury has indicted a Delaware man accused of making hoax emergency calls to locations across the country, causing police and SWAT teams to respond. An indictment handed down May 16 against 29-year-old Rodney Allen Phipps of Georgetown was unsealed Monday. Prose...
21:00 2019-06-18

$3 million Fortnite winner—and his parents—become latest swatting targets Enlarge / Police SWAT Team at work. (credit: Onfokus | Getty Images) Yet another armed police force has been called in on yet another unsuspecting victim, as the recently crowned Fortnite world champion took a break from a livestream to deal with a swatting incident at his own front door. Kotaku r...
04:00 2019-08-13

Swatting a Fly Without Killing It May Cause It Pain for the Rest of Its Life, Study Finds Barely missing a fatal slap at a bothersome fly might be a headache for both of you, according to new research from scientists at the University of Sydney. They say they’ve found evidence that insects are capable of feeling chronic pain after an injury, much like we do. What’s more, studying why and...
21:52 2019-07-15

Who is 'Bugha'? Kyle Giersdorf, 16-year-old Fortnite winner, is $3 million richer Kyle Giersdorf, who goes by his gamer tag "Bugha," won $3 million at the inaugural Fortnite World Cup this weekend. Here's what we know about him.       ...
18:00 2019-07-31

The Instagram hoax that fooled thousands Argentinian-born artist Amalia Ulman's "Excellences and Perfections" performance happened only four years ago, but in the digital age, it feels like much longer....
21:52 2019-05-29

Viral hoax Momo is getting its own movie Momo, the viral hoax that took the internet by storm last summer, has always looked like it belonged in a horror movie. Now it will star in one. Deadline reported that Orion Pictures is planning a movie based on Momo, the creepy looking character at......
05:00 2019-07-11

Why do so many people still believe the moon landings were a hoax? – podcast On the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 mission that first put humans on the moon, Richard Godwin explores why conspiracy theories about the landings still endure. Plus Geoff Andrews on his part in the Guardian’s lunar front page from 1969 – and how he missed the famous quoteIt took 400,000 Nasa em...
04:39 2019-07-17

Huddersfield reveal their actual kit after sponsor hoax "Huddersfield Town have released their actual home kit for the upcoming season – admitting their bookmaker sash was a hoax to promote a new initiative."...
13:13 2019-07-19

Viral hoax Momo set to become a horror movie The producers of 'The Grudge' and 'The Ring' franchise are reportedly joining forces to create a horror film based on the dangerous 2018 online hoax....
21:13 2019-07-11

Columnist Leonard Pitts says hoax 911 call made against him BOWIE, Md. (AP) — Maryland authorities are investigating an apparent “swatting” incident in which a caller made a hoax report that Pulitzer Prize-winning columnist Leonard G. Pitts Jr., may have committed a crime at his home. Pitts Jr. told The Miami Herald he was awoken ...
16:52 2019-07-01

Behind the 12-year-old Wii Sports hoax that briefly fooled the Internet Before his resignation in late 2017, Uber's then-CEO Travis Kalanick faced more than his fair share of scandals. But by far the most (read: least) important of these was Kalanick's oft-repeated claim that, at one point, he "held the world’s second-highest score for the Nintendo Wii Tennis video game...
10:13 2019-07-07

UK charges 55-year-old man over bomb hoax at Polish consulate British police said prosecutors had charged a 55-year-old man with making a bomb hoax on Thursday at Poland's consulate in the northern English city of Manchester....
19:13 2019-08-09

Fraudster asks for donations to help him ‘disappear’ after bizarre MS-13 hoax A tall tale about a man who claimed he unwittingly stole from MS-13 has turned into a sob story — if you believe the latest twist. Shane Morris of Nashville penned an elaborate lie on Twitter saying he happened on a brick of heroin owned by the notorious gang, then sold it. Now he says......
17:00 2019-05-25

‘Dead baby’ found in Queens park appears to be hoax Cops claimed to have found a dead baby Tuesday morning outside Crocheron Park in Queens — but police sources now say it was just an “extremely realistic” doll in what appears to be a hoax. “The doll was created to look like it was decomposing,” a source told The Post. The doll, which was...
17:39 2019-06-18

The Curious Phaistos Disc – Ancient Mystery or Clever Hoax? In 1908 an Italian archaeologist ventured into the ruins of Phaistos, an ancient Minoan palace on the south coast of Crete. In an underground temple depository, among burnt bones, dust, and ashes, he found a remarkably intact golden-hued disc. The discovery is known as one of the most famous mysteri...
23:52 2019-06-05

Donald Trump wants investigation into Australia's role in 'Russian hoax' This is the first time the US president has publicly named Australia while discussing the FBI inquiry into his election campaignDonald Trump has said he wants Australia’s role in setting off the FBI inquiry into links between Russia and his election campaign examined by the US attorney general, Will...
07:00 2019-05-25

Tucker Carlson Calls White Supremacy a 'Hoax' In Astonishing Diatribe Nauseatingly racist Fox News host Tucker Carlson dismissed concerns about white supremacists as a “conspiracy theory” on Tuesday. This is a cruel lie: a white supremacist murdered 22 people over the weekend in El Paso, TX, after he had apparently written about a “Hispanic invasion.”...
20:26 2019-08-07

The CEO of pogo stick-sharing startup Cangoroo insists his company isn’t a hoax I just got off the phone with Adam Mikkelsen, founder and CEO of shared mobility startup Cangoroo, who insists that his company is totally real. Wait, I’m getting ahead of myself. Let’s back up. Cangoroo is a pogo stick-sharing startup that hails from Stockholm, Sweden. It operates on the same basis...
22:00 2019-05-22

Trump defends attack on Nancy Pelosi and rips Russia ‘hoax’ President Trump declared Friday that he was justified attacking Nancy Pelosi because she fired first, asserted that his administration would get to the bottom of the Russia “hoax” and said he hadn’t decided whether to pardon accused US war criminals. Asked about an edited video he shared on Twitter ...
20:26 2019-05-24

Jussie Smollett posts on Instagram for first time since alleged 'hoax' attack Jussie Smollett has returned to social media, sharing his first Instagram post since January when he alleged he'd been the victim of a hate crime -- a claim Chicago cops later accused him of faking following an extensive investigation. ...
02:13 2019-06-11

Jim Sturgess brings hoax with a painful legacy to life in new JT LeRoy biopic The emotional draw of JT LeRoy's story is strong. His mother was a prostitute, he was homeless in San Francisco, had a male-to-female sex change and eventually had two novels published, becoming the darling of literary circles....
14:39 2019-08-16

‘It wasn’t crying wolf’: sale of whole Italian village revealed as PR hoax Tiny Esino Lario claimed all its assets were up for grabs – but it was actually working with a tech firm to raise awareness of issues facing villages Last month a mountain village in northern Italy put all its assets up for sale. A website advertised that everything must go.Street signs started at €...
13:52 2019-05-29

Donald Trump Called Climate Change a Hoax. Now He’s Awkwardly Boasting About Fighting It President Donald Trump has falsely called climate change a “hoax” invented by China, incorrectly suggested that wind turbines cause cancer and dismissed a landmark scientific report produced by the federal government’s own scientists. His Administration has sought to roll back key ...
09:00 2019-07-09

Trump: Mueller’s testimony proves Russia probe a ‘witch hunt,’ ‘hoax’ President Trump took a victory lap on Wednesday after Robert Mueller’s hours of testimony before Congress — saying the hearings proved the Russia probe was a “hoax” and a “witch hunt.” “We had a good day today. The Republican Party, our country, there was no defense of what Robert Mueller was trying...
01:52 2019-07-25

A Publisher Apologized For Running a Sandy Hook Hoax Book, Then Auctioned Off the Last Copies The publisher of a book claiming the Sandy Hook shootings were a hoax apologized to Lenny Pozner, the father of one of the victims, several weeks ago, agreed to stop selling the book, and issued a statement saying he believes Pozner’s son Noah did really die in the attack. Shortly after, though, the...
11:26 2019-07-16

Cesar Sayoc lawyers say 'hoax devices' warrant 10 years in slammer, not life Court-appointed lawyers for Florida strip club DJ Cesar Sayoc said in a sentencing memo that their steroid-using client believed the pipe bombs he mailed to prominent Democrats he perceived as President Trump opponents were hoax devices designed not to explode or injure....
18:13 2019-07-23

False alarms and hoax reports: Americans are on edge after string of mass shootings After a string of mass shootings, multiple false reports of active shooters have spread around the country, highlighting fears in many Americans.        ...
06:13 2019-08-08

Book: ‘Collusion hoax’ a Clinton-Obama payback for 2016 loss to Trump The first authoritative book about the Russia election collusion “hoax” against President Trump since special counsel Robert Muller’s final report was filed charges that the case is a conspiracy to doom the president’s reelection, and one that should be investigated.419rsYGy-9L._SX331_BO1,204,203,20...
18:52 2019-08-09

YouTube will remove more white supremacist and hoax videos, a more aggressive stance on hate speech Youtube will remove false videos alleging that major events like the Holocaust didn’t happen, as well as a broad array of content by white supremacists and others in a move to more aggressively crack down hate speech....
21:00 2019-06-05

35 arrested in ICE operation that targeted 2,000 Immigration and Customs Enforcement arrested 35 migrants as part of an operation targeting families with court-ordered removals, a Department of Homeland Security official confirmed to CNN on Tuesday....
20:52 2019-07-23

More Than 2,000 Migrants Were Targeted in Raids. 35 Were Arrested. President Trump had touted the raids as a show of force in response to an influx of Central American parents and children across the southwestern border....
10:39 2019-07-23

"Chinese Have Not Targeted Apple At All," Says CEO Tim Cook Apple Inc Chief Executive Officer Tim Cook said China has not targeted the company as a result of the U.S.-China trade dispute and he does not anticipate it will....
09:13 2019-06-05

Facebook now provides more info about targeted ads – and tools so you can opt out In March this year, Facebook released a tool called “Why am I seeing this?”, which allowed users to take a deeper look at the ads they were being shown and the reason they were being targeted.The service was created in response to the public outcry following events like the Cambridge A...
06:00 2019-07-12

2 US drones targeted before tanker attack, officials say _____ U.S. officials say two American drones were targeted by Iranian-backed forces before the attack on two tankers earlier this week in the Gulf of Oman. NBC’s Courtney Kube reports for TODAY....
20:39 2019-06-15

Phishing scam targeted UK airport users The UK was targeted by a large number of significant cyber-threats last year, according to new government figures.A wide-ranging phishing campaign that used spoof emails from a major UK airport to try and steal customer details was revealed as one of the biggest threats blocked by GCHQ's Nation...
18:39 2019-07-16

AFL-CIO Executive Says He Has Been Marginalized and Targeted Over Political Disagreements In his first public interview since he was nearly forced out of one of the highest positions in organized labor, AFL-CIO executive vice president Tefere Gebre says that he has been targeted by political opponents within the union coalition seeking to steer labor on a more conservative path in the Tr...
18:00 2019-06-09

David Ortiz may have been targeted by hired killers Authorities in the Dominican Republic believe David Ortiz was targeted for a hit carried out by two local police officers, according to a report. Law enforcement sources have confirmed the planned assassination to the Daily Mail. The person behind the hit attempt has not been identified. Police have...
02:13 2019-06-11

El Paso shooter said to have deliberately targeted 'Mexicans' The suspect in last Saturday's mass shooting in El Paso has told police he was targeting 'Mexicans' in the attack. Authorities believe he wrote a racist screed decrying a 'Hispanic invasion' of the US....
13:13 2019-08-10

Four shot in targeted attack in Crown Heights Four innocent people mourning a dead pal at a Brooklyn street memorial were struck by stray bullets fired by a masked gunman early Monday, according to police. The victims — Rasheen Stewart, 24; Jeff McCall, 33; Syeitha Lomax, 33; and Regina Sherrod, 49 — were honoring the life of a friend who had d...
21:52 2019-08-05

Jewish woman: Neo-Nazi's followers targeted me She'd endured the hate from strangers for years, trying to ignore it, trying to move on. But in court Thursday, she had to relive it again. The voicemail that was just gunshots. The emails wishing her dead. The photo of her young son on the gates of Auschwitz....
22:39 2019-07-12

Oil tankers targeted amid Iran-US tensions Two oil tankers near the Strait of Hormuz were damaged in suspected attacks on Thursday, an assault that left one ablaze and adrift as sailors were evacuated from both vessels and the US Navy rushed to assist. (June 13)        ...
19:26 2019-06-13

Struggling to pay student loans? You could be targeted by scammers Those struggling to pay student loans continue to be targeted by bad actors who charge costly fees and don't live up to promises of loan forgiveness.       ...
14:39 2019-07-14

PSG president targeted by French corruption probe PARIS (AP) — A French judicial official says Paris Saint-Germain president Nasser Al-Khelaifi has been placed under investigation for suspected corruption. The official says the preliminary charge of “active corruption” was filed in mid-May. The official spoke on condition of anonymity b...
14:39 2019-05-23

U.S. immigration action that targeted 2,100 people snared just 35 A scant 35 people were taken into custody during a long-threatened U.S. enforcement action that targeted more than 2,100 immigrants who had been ordered deported, the head of U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement said on Tuesday....
19:26 2019-07-23

Euro Papers: Mo Salah targeted by Real Madrid "Look away now Liverpool fans, because reports from Spain insist Champions League final hero Mo Salah is being targeted for a monster summer transfer by Real Madrid..."...
17:01 2019-06-03

U.S. immigration raids that targeted 2,100 people snared 35: NY Times A scant 35 people were taken into custody during a long-threatened U.S. series of raids that targeted more than 2,100 immigrants who had been ordered deported, the New York Times reported on Tuesday, citing federal figures....
18:39 2019-07-23

Watson targeted two teams; Gronk wasn't factor When tight end Ben Watson realized that he really wasn't ready for retirement, he narrowed his focus to two teams based on his history -- New England and New Orleans....
01:01 2019-05-24

Russia 'targeted 2014 European Parliament election' Evidence of Kremlin efforts to use social media to target the 2014 European Parliament elections have been uncovered by researchers at Cardiff University....
00:13 2019-05-24

PSG president targeted in Qatar athletics corruption probe French authorities informed the president of Paris Saint-Germain soccer club, Nasser Al-Khelaifi, that he is under formal investigation for alleged corruption in the bidding process for the World Athletics Championships....
15:26 2019-05-23

Two brain chemicals should be targeted in Parkinson's treatment, study says While Parkinson's disease patients often receive treatment for lower dopamine levels, researchers say treatment should also target the chemical acetylcholine....
23:26 2019-07-17

FBI investigating shooting at ICE office in San Antonio as 'targeted attack' The FBI is investigating a "targeted attack" in which shots were fired into an Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) office and another facility associated with the agency in San Antonio early Tuesday....
11:26 2019-08-14

Japanese police officer stabbed in possible targeted attack: NHK A Japanese police officer was stabbed several times in the chest with a kitchen knife and his loaded handgun stolen while on patrol on Sunday morning in the western city of Suita, in a rare case of violent crime in Japan, public broadcaster NHK reported....
09:26 2019-06-16

Colorado shooter says he targeted kids over gender taunts DENVER (AP) — A high school student charged in a classmate’s death during a Colorado school shooting told police that he planned the shooting for a few weeks and intended to target classmates who made fun of his gender identity. The comments by 16-year-old Alec McKinney are included in police ...
02:52 2019-06-21

Commerzbank's targeted rise in 2019 net profit 'ambitious' Commerzbank on Wednesday posted net profit in the second quarter that was little changed from a year ago, helped by low taxes, but the German bank said its target for a slight increase in full-year net profit had become "significantly more ambitious"....
14:52 2019-08-07

Shaken by the El Paso shooting, Latinos across the US fear they'll be targeted next Miles beyond the Walmart's walls and days after the gunman pulled the trigger, the massacre that ended 22 lives here has jolted communities that were already on edge....
08:00 2019-08-07

Spotify free-tier users will be targeted with more relevant ads Spotify has found a way to better generate more revenue from the ads it delivers to users of its free music streaming service. Although today's announcement is aimed at advertisers that will now be able to target ads based on the category of podcasts people listen to, users of Spotify's free service...
22:00 2019-06-17

Comcast partners with Charter, Cox to advance targeted advertising U.S. cable provider Comcast Corp on Tuesday launched a program to further develop an advertising strategy that better targets audiences, as the TV industry looks to lure more advertisers away from digital players like Facebook Inc and Alphabet Inc's Google....
06:26 2019-06-18

Israeli military says it has targeted militant sites in Gaza JERUSALEM (AP) — The Israeli military says it struck several militant sites in the Gaza Strip after a Palestinian rocket hit a building in southern Israel. The army said Israeli warplanes attacked “terror infrastructure” in Gaza early on Friday, including military and naval compounds bel...
10:52 2019-06-14

US Navy assisting two tankers targeted in Gulf of Oman DUBAI, United Arab Emirates — Two oil tankers in the Gulf of Oman, near the strategic Strait of Hormuz, were reportedly attacked on Thursday, the U.S. Navy said, with one adrift and on fire amid heightened tensions between Washington and Tehran and a high-stakes visit by the Japanese prime minister ...
11:52 2019-06-13

MLB notebook: Authorities say Ortiz wasn't targeted in shooting The orchestrated attack that resulted in David Ortiz getting shot at a nightclub earlier this month was not meant to target the former Boston Red Sox star, Dominican Republic authorities said Wednesday....
10:26 2019-06-20

Bots targeted race during Democratic debate, researchers say Bot-like accounts pushed the hashtag #DemDebateSoWhite during Tuesday night’s Democratic presidential debate in Detroit, according to a report from social media analytics firm Storyful....
23:26 2019-07-31

Women, targeted by same serial subway perv, speak out A pair of gutsy women who were targeted by the same serial subway pervert are speaking out about their horrific ordeals — and how their quick-thinking actions helped lock him up. Cynthia and Beatrice — who asked their last names be withheld — said they just hope subway masturbator Dennis Sacaza will...
03:39 2019-06-24

Targeted insurance offers French farmers some drought relief Hundreds of French farmers who signed up for specialist policies aimed at insuring against freak weather are getting swift payouts which could help them recover from heatwaves and prolonged droughts that hit parts of the country....
05:52 2019-08-02

Mark Sanford, Once Targeted by Trump, Weighs Primary Challenge Against Him Mr. Sanford, the former congressman and governor from South Carolina who infamously lied about hiking the Appalachian Trail, is considering taking on the president....
22:26 2019-07-16

Revealed: how Monsanto's 'intelligence center' targeted journalists and activists Internal documents show how the company worked to discredit critics and investigated singer Neil YoungMonsanto operated a “fusion center” to monitor and discredit journalists and activists, and targeted a reporter who wrote a critical book on the company, documents reveal. The agrochemical corporati...
10:13 2019-08-08

Ex-Marine says TSA unfairly targeted his hollowed-out ammo cartridge pendant An ex-Marine in Minnesota is seething after a TSA supervisor confiscated a hollowed-out ammo cartridge from his necklace — and a cherished love letter hidden inside, according to a report. Aaron Bradley, a 43-year-old vet with previous tours in Iraq and Afghanistan, was walking through a security ch...
01:00 2019-08-09

Latinos voice worries about being targeted after recent mass shootings ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — When Michelle Otero arrived at an art show featuring Mexican-American women, the first thing she did was scan the room. Two exits. One security guard. Then she thought to herself: If a shooter bursts in, how do my husband and I get out of here alive? Otero, who is Mexican-Am...
20:39 2019-08-12

Microsoft warns 10,000 customers they’re targeted by nation-sponsored hackers Enlarge / United Nations HQ in New York. (credit: Javier Carbajal) Microsoft said on Wednesday that it has notified almost 10,000 customers in the past year that they’re being targeted by nation-sponsored hackers. According to a post from Microsoft Corporate Vice President of Customer Security & T...
06:00 2019-07-18

'I thought they would kill me': Thai dissidents targeted in brutal crackdown Ever since sham elections in March, activists have been singled out in a series of brutal attacks as the military tightens its grip on power The blows came hard and heavy on Sirawith Seritiwat’s head. The four men, dressed in motorcycle helmets, black gloves and balaclavas, brought their metal trunc...
03:39 2019-07-22

Callum Smith vs. Billy Joe Saunders targeted for April or May 2020 A super-middleweight fight between champions Callum Smith and Billy Joe Saunders seems a natural one to make but won't happen until next year The post Callum Smith vs. Billy Joe Saunders targeted for April or May 2020 appeared first on Boxing News....
17:13 2019-08-13

Trump demands apology from congresswomen targeted by racist slurs Donald Trump has continued his week-long attack on four Democratic congresswomen - demanding they apologise to the US and Israel "for the horrible things they have said"....
09:00 2019-07-22

51 dead in Yemen after targeted missile strike and suicide bombings Coordinated suicide bombings and a ballistic missile launched by rebels in Yemen killed at least 51 people Thursday, wounding dozens more. The attacks targeted a military parade and a police station in the southern port city of Aden, officials said....
02:00 2019-08-02

Texas shooting suspect told police he targeted 'Mexicans' The suspected gunman accused of killing 22 people in a shooting rampage at Walmart in El Paso, Texas last weekend confessed while surrendering and told police he was targeting "Mexicans," according to an El Paso police affidavit released on Friday ....
06:52 2019-08-10

Mini-Maduro targeted as US turns screws on Venezuela leader's son The US has imposed sanctions on Nicolasito, 29, who claims to be an economist and a flautist and has faced claims of nepotismThe Trump administration has slapped sanctions on the son of Nicolás Maduro, in the latest attempt to tighten the screws on Venezuela’s embattled leader.The move by the US tre...
22:52 2019-06-28

Japan Police Official Stabbed In Possible Targeted Attack: Report A Japanese police officer was stabbed several times in the chest with a kitchen knife and his loaded handgun stolen while on patrol on Sunday morning in the western city of Suita, in a rare case of......
11:52 2019-06-16

Tim Cook says China has not targeted Apple despite an escalation in trade tensions Tim Cook told CBS News that China has not targeted Apple as a result of the trade dispute with the U.S. — and he doesn't expect Beijing to do so....
07:26 2019-06-05

Police Officer Shifted Day After Mamata Banerjee Targeted With Slogans Twenty-four hours after Mamata Banerjee was greeted with slogans of "Jai Shri Ram" in the Barrackpore Lok Sabha constituency, the inspector in-charge of the local police station was today changed for......
21:52 2019-05-31

East London churches targeted in 'satanic' arson attacks Attackers lit fires outside four churches and etched occult symbols and messages including 666 into doorsThe doors of two churches within about a mile of each other in east London were almost destroyed in a series of arson attacks with an apparently satanic motive.In the space of two days, attackers...
22:52 2019-06-21

CORRECTED-Comcast partners with Charter, Cox to advance targeted advertising U.S. cable provider Comcast Corp on Tuesday launched a program to further develop an advertising strategy that better targets audiences, as the TV industry looks to lure more advertisers away from digital players like Facebook Inc and Alphabet Inc's Google....
19:13 2019-06-18

Australian helicopters targeted by lasers in South China Sea, report says Australian military helicopters were targeted with lasers during operations in the South China Sea this month, according to an analyst who was aboard the warship from which the aircraft were operating....
05:39 2019-05-29

Razer Blade Studio Edition laptops targeted at creators Razer has unveiled its Razer Blade Studio Edition laptops for creators and "prosumers" featuring the latest Intel processors and Nvidia graphics.Read More...
13:00 2019-05-27

Police: Accused El Paso, Texas, gunman says he targeted Mexicans The 21-year-old man accused of killing 22 people in a shooting at an El Paso, Texas, Walmart told police he intentionally targeted Mexicans during the attack, an affidavit released Friday indicated....
00:26 2019-08-10

UPDATE 1-Comcast partners with Charter, Cox to advance targeted advertising U.S. cable provider Comcast Corp on Tuesday launched a program to further develop an advertising strategy that better targets audiences, as the TV industry looks to lure more advertisers away from digital players like Facebook Inc and Alphabet Inc's Google....
00:00 2019-06-19

Top Obama officials aid Chinese firm targeted by Trump order Two former top Obama administration officials are working on behalf of Huawei, even as the Chinese telecom giant faces a Trump administration that increasingly sees it as a threat to national security....
17:26 2019-05-21

Russian misinformation campaign targeted voters in EU’s 2019 elections European Union officials made clear that "Russian sources" were at the heart of ongoing efforts to sow division, suppress turnout, and influence voters.Read More...
13:00 2019-06-14

Amazon 'Prime Day' mega-sale targeted by walkout, protests in U.S. As millions of people take advantage of sales on Amazon's Prime Day, some employees and activists will use the two-day event to draw attention to complaints about how the company treats workers....
17:52 2019-07-15

US mayors fight back and pledge help for migrants targeted in Ice raids Officials to support undocumented migrants in their cities‘We’re doing everything we can … to push back against Trump’America’s leading mayors have been teeing up resources in anticipation of helping those targeted by immigration raids slated to start on Sunday. Related: Lunatic 19s: A Deportational...
23:52 2019-07-12

Kamala Harris claims her campaign is being targeted by Russian bots: 'We already know we are' Sen. Kamala Harris, D-Calif, claimed on Friday that "Russian bots" have already attacked her presidential campaign during her appearance on "The Breakfast Club."...
23:39 2019-07-12

Tyrann Mathieu targeted in family extortion plot: ‘Going to kill you all’ Come at the Honey Badger, you best not miss. A distant relative of Chiefs safety Tyrann Mathieu was arrested on suspicion of trying to extort over $1 million, according to WDSU News. The man, Geourvon Sears, is currently out on bond. Sears, according to an affidavit reviewed by WDSU, is accused of c...
20:00 2019-05-22

Amanda Seyfried Apologizes to Influencer Arielle Charnas Over ''Targeted'' Take-Down Amanda Seyfried would like to set the record straight. After publicly criticizing social media influencer Arielle Charnas for what she described as "flaunting" her lifestyle and......
07:00 2019-07-12

The Latest: Saudi airport targeted by Yemen rebel drone BAGHDAD (AP) — The Latest on developments in the Persian Gulf region and elsewhere in the Mideast amid heightened tensions between the U.S. and Iran (all times local): 5:20 a.m. Saudi Arabia says a bomb-carrying drone launched by Yemen’s Houthi rebels targeted another airport in the kingdom am...
04:39 2019-05-27

Honduran president was targeted by U.S. drug trafficking probe: court filing U.S. authorities have targeted Honduran President Juan Orlando Hernandez in an investigation of large-scale drug trafficking and money laundering, a recent court filing shows....
03:26 2019-05-31

El Paso gunman Patrick Crusius confessed to cops that he targeted ‘Mexicans’ The hate-filled Texan charged with slaughtering 22 people at an El Paso Walmart admitted he was targeting “Mexicans” when he surrendered to police, authorities said. “I’m the shooter,” Patrick Crusius told officers as he got out of a Honda Civic stopped at an intersection shortly after last Saturday...
05:13 2019-08-10

‘All’ immigration ‘cheaters’ to face prosecution. Marriage, fraud lawyers targeted The agency in charge of granting citizenship and visas to immigrants is tired of getting duped by scammers and fraud lawyers and its new boss plans to fight back....
15:13 2019-08-09

Texas Shooting Suspect Confessed To Cops He Targeted Mexicans: Affidavit The suspected gunman accused of killing 22 people in a shooting rampage at Walmart in El Paso, Texas last weekend confessed while surrendering and told police he was targeting "Mexicans," according to......
23:00 2019-08-10

Honduras president targeted in DEA drug-trafficking and money laundering investigation The President of Honduras has been named as a target in a DEA investigation into drug-trafficking and money laundering, according to US Federal Court documents....
19:52 2019-05-31

Man Utd vows to take action after Pogba targeted by racist abuse on social media Manchester United says it is "working to identify" those responsible for the racist abuse aimed at midfielder Paul Pogba on social media following Monday's 1-1 draw at Wolverhampton Wanderers....
15:52 2019-08-20

Targeted in Walmart attack, Hispanics in El Paso flock to firearms classes More El Paso residents than ever before crowded into a class over the weekend to become certified to carry a concealed gun in public in Texas after this month's mass shooting at a Walmart store that killed 22 people....
14:52 2019-08-13

Dead James Bond movie extra was targeted on Grindr: prosecutors An extra on the James Bond movie “Skyfall” was murdered using date-rape drug GHB by a serial thief who targeted his victims on Grindr, a UK court heard on Tuesday. Eric Michels, 54, was found dead of an overdose at his home in southwest London on August 18, after being drugged by 25-year...
11:52 2019-05-22

Iran took mine off tanker targeted in attacks, US officials say with video release The U.S. released a video it said shows Iran removing an unexploded limpet mine from one of the oil tankers targeted near the Strait of Hormuz.        ...
13:00 2019-06-14

South Africa targeted in $135,000-a-day Bitcoin ‘Ponzi scheme,’ thousands duped Thousands of people in South Africa may have been duped in what’s thought to be a Bitcoin Ponzi scheme.  According to a local report, residents in Ladysmith, a city 365 kilometres south of Johannesburg, were enticed to invest in a company called Bitcoin Wallet. The company promised easy and big retu...
12:52 2019-07-04

Keanu Reeves, Spike Lee and others support Italian cinema targeted by neo-fascists A group of well-known actors and directors have penned a statement after the Cinema America was the site of a far-right attack. Four young people were beaten by five extremists....
18:52 2019-06-28

Mack Horton targeted on social media as he is warned over Sun Yang snub World governing body reprimands Horton and Swimming Australia, as swimmer’s Instagram account is flooded with abuseSwimming Australia and Mack Horton will receive an official warning from the sport’s world governing body, Fina, after the Olympic champion sensationally protested against controversial...
01:26 2019-07-23

Targeted In Walmart Attack, Hispanics In El Paso, Texas Rush To Buy Guns Guadalupe Segovia, 35, was at the class with her two children. She said her military husband had long been pushing for her to get a concealed-carry license, which allows the holder to wear a gun......
10:26 2019-08-13

Congresswomen Targeted by Trump’s Racist Tweets: ‘This Is the Agenda of White Nationalists’ The four freshmen Congresswomen who President Donald Trump attacked on Twitter issued a scathing joint rebuke Monday, calling his remarks “hateful,” “the agenda of white nationalists” and “a distraction.” Reps. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, Ilhan Omar, Ayanna Pressley...
02:00 2019-07-16

Jeffrey Epstein sex trafficking allegations show how the most vulnerable are targeted, experts say Jeffrey Epstein is accused of sex trafficking girls as young as 14, including those in foster care and who were nearly homeless.        ...
23:00 2019-07-09

Find Valuable, Targeted Credit Card Bonuses With the CardMatch Tool From time to time, credit card issuers offer elevated welcome offers to all new cardholders, such as Delta’s current promotion on several of its credit cards. But the very best offers are often only available to a target subset of customers—you’ve likely gotten some of them in your mailbox before pr...
01:13 2019-06-20

Iran targeted and missed US drone flying over Gulf of Oman: officials Iran targeted and missed a US drone flying over the Gulf of Oman shortly after the Thursday attack on two tankers there, US officials said. The unmanned aircraft was responding to a distress signal from one of the crippled ships, the officials said this weekend. The US military said Iran fired a sur...
07:13 2019-06-16

Alleged Colorado school shooter says he targeted kids over gender taunts One of the Colorado charter school shooting suspects told police he targeted classmates who mocked his gender identity. Alec McKinney, 16, who was born female and identifies as male, said students at the STEM School Highlands Ranch called him “disgusting,” made fun of him and repeatedly ...
05:26 2019-06-21

Exclusive: Senior aide to Brazil farm minister targeted by graft probe A senior adviser to Brazilian Agriculture Minister Tereza Cristina Dias is being investigated over his management of a public contract five years ago, according to two people familiar with the matter and documents from an internal ministry probe seen by Reuters....
21:52 2019-07-12

Judge advises $14m in damages to Jewish woman targeted by neo-Nazi ‘troll storm’ Daily Stormer publisher incited his readers to contact Tanya Gersh, who received threatening emails, texts and voicemailsThe publisher of a neo-Nazi website, who organized a “troll storm” to target a Jewish woman and her family with months of abusive messages, should have to pay more than $14m in da...
08:52 2019-07-16

Amazon, Walmart, Ikea targeted in University of California light bulb lawsuits Five major retailers, including Amazon.com Inc and Walmart Inc, were sued on Tuesday by the University of California over what it called the "existential threat" when foreign manufacturers infringe schools' patents....
18:39 2019-07-31

Secret Service Agent Claims He Was Targeted While on Duty by Park Police Because He’s Black A retired former Secret Service agent has filed a federal lawsuit accusing two Park Police officers in the D.C. metro area of stopping him and detaining him because he is black....
20:39 2019-06-13

Dayton gunman may have had up to 250 rounds of ammunition, unclear if sister targeted, police chief says The gunman behind the attack in Dayton, Ohio that left nine dead may have had enough ammunition to inflict much more suffering before his rampage was cut short by responding officers, the city's police chief said Monday. ...
21:26 2019-08-05

Ex-Texans Employee Claims Fired GM Brian Gaine "Targeted" And "Replaced" Black Employees USA Today has obtained a copy of a discrimination complaint filed by former Texans security coordinator Jeff Pope against recently fired GM Brian Gaine with the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, in which Pope alleges he was one of several black employees singled out and let go by Gaine....
06:26 2019-06-14

Uruguay just warned citizens against visiting the US after the El Paso shooting that reportedly targeted Hispanic people Go Nakamura/Getty Images Uruguay cautioned citizens against traveling to the US, The Washington Post reported, citing hate crimes and "the indiscriminate possession of firearms by the population." While Uruguay's foreign ministry, which issued the warning, didn't specifically talk about the shootin...
02:00 2019-08-06

DHS Officials Say Massive Deportation Raids Will Start This Weekend; More than 2,000 Undocumented Immigrants, Including Families, Targeted Department of Homeland Security officials have told the New York Times that mass arrests of undocumented immigrants will hit at least 10 U.S. cities on Sunday. The Donald Trump-sanctioned operation had been postponed weeks ago, though the president recently hinted that immigration raids would begin ...
23:26 2019-07-11

Ethiopian leader meets Sudanese opposition and military leaders, protesters say medical staff targeted Ethiopia's prime minister held separate talks with Sudan's military rulers and opposition in Khartoum on Friday in a bid to ease the political crisis that has followed the overthrow of President Omar al-Bashir....
18:13 2019-06-07

Pipe bomb mailer Cesar Sayoc faces sentencing in terror spree that targeted Trump critics Pipe bomb mailer Cesar Sayoc faces sentencing for spree that targeted Barack Obama, Joe Biden, Robert De Niro and others        ...
16:26 2019-08-05

US military’s Central Command releases video it says shows Iran removing limpet mine from targeted oil tanker DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — US military’s Central Command releases video it says shows Iran removing limpet mine from targeted oil tanker. The post US military’s Central Command releases video it says shows Iran removing limpet mine from targeted oil tanker appeared first on LEX18...
05:00 2019-06-14

Couple targeted in homophobic attack on London bus say they are now 'more physically confident' A couple who were attacked on a London bus have insisted they will not behave differently in public and feel more "physically confident" because they know they will stand up for themselves....
20:52 2019-06-15

Complaint: Fired Texans GM Brian Gaine 'targeted' African American employees in series of firings Former Texans security coordinator alleges recently fired GM Brian Gaine 'singled out' and fired several African American employees.       ...
15:13 2019-06-13

'Wimbledon Prowler' jailed: Notorious burglar who targeted wealthy home-owners including Boris Becker is sentenced to 14 years behind bars The notorious burglar known as the Wimbledon Prowler who targeted wealthy home-owners including tennis ace Boris Becker in a "militaristic" crime spree stretching over a decade has been jailed for 14 years....
18:26 2019-06-21

The FCC's robocall offensive: text messages and international 'spoofed' calls targeted Proposed Federal Communications Commission rules will combat robocall "spoofing" scams delivered via text message and international phone calls.       ...
01:52 2019-07-09

Cutting the cord could get costlier with CBS and Viacom Latest media marriage could follow past history: removing popular shows and asking you to pay more to see them, a la Friends and Netflix       ...
20:39 2019-08-17

Second Ashes Test set for thrilling conclusion The second Ashes Test is poised for a thrilling conclusion after a memorable fourth day in which the fast bowlers of England and Australia illuminated Lord's....
22:00 2019-08-17

Esad Ribić showcases Conan’s primal appeal in his fully painted Exodus When it comes to pure masculinity, few characters match Conan The Barbarian. He’s a huge, preternaturally strong warrior who rises from rogue to king, driven by hunger for gold, women, and power but still maintaining a noble spirit. He’s one of those iconic genre figures that sets the template for a...
22:00 2019-08-17

Chargers' James to have surgery, miss three months Los Angeles Chargers All-Pro safety Derwin James will have surgery on his right foot and be sidelined approximately three months, NFL Network reported Saturday....
22:00 2019-08-17

Eataly ends relationship with Mario Batali amid misconduct scandal Chef Mario Batali, whose career crumbled amid sexual misconduct allegations, no longer owns a stake in Italian marketplace Eataly.        ...
22:26 2019-08-17

Geekbench 4 benchmark suggest an 18-core Cascade Lake-X chip While the Cascade Lake Xeon CPUs has been out for a few months now, Intel still hasn’t shared any concrete information regarding Cascade Lake-X. However, this recent leak could indicate that, despite delays, Intel is gearing up to roll these long overdue high-end desktop (HEDT) chips soon.Hot...
22:52 2019-08-17

Ikea doubles down on smart home tech with new business unit Ikea’s smart home investments to date have been smart but scattered – now the Swedish home goods brand says it’s going to amp up its smart home bets with a brand new dedicated business unit. The company’s smart home endeavors began in 2012, and focused on wireless charging and smar...
22:52 2019-08-17

Gaurav Gill Nominated For Arjuna Award 2019 In a big step up for the world of Indian motorsport, ace rally driver Gaurav Gill has been nominated for the Arjuna Award 2019. The selection committee for the Sports Awards 2019 announced its......
22:52 2019-08-17

'47 Meters Down: Uncaged': Sistine Stallone's sad shark fate Sistine Stallone's Nicole is pretty rad in "47 Meters Down: Uncaged." Until she freaks out due to sharks. Watch the scene.        ...
23:26 2019-08-17

Yankees’ war with umpires rages on in tight win over Indians Another day, another Yankees win — and another dustup with the umpires. Aaron Boone, CC Sabathia and Brett Gardner were all tossed with two outs in the bottom of the sixth inning of the Yankees’ 6-5 win over the Indians on Saturday afternoon in a chaotic scene at the Stadium after Cameron Maybin was...
23:26 2019-08-17

Members shouldn't vape or order 'anything ending in -ccino,' Mormon church says The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints issued a warning against coffee and vaping despite the fancy names and alluring flavors.        ...
23:52 2019-08-17

Janmashtami 2019: Date, Puja Time, Significance And Prasad Prepared The Festival Janmashtami would be celebrated on 24th August 2019. According to legends, Lord Krishna, the eight incarnation of Lord Vishnu was born on this auspicious day....
23:52 2019-08-17

New chancellor Javid may consider changes to stamp duty Sajid Javid may consider switching the stamp duty burden from buyers on to sellers as he considers a shake-up of taxes ahead of his first budget as chancellor....
23:52 2019-08-17

Pep Guardiola laments 'tough' VAR decision after Man City are denied victory vs Tottenham Manchester City coach Pep Guardiola was left to rue VAR after the controversial video decision system cost his side victory against Tottenham for the second time in the space of four months....
00:13 2019-08-18

Megan Rapinoe: 'We're everything Trump loves – except that we're powerful women' Fresh from World Cup victory, the US football star on politics, pay and the power of calling out injusticeIt is two weeks since the US women’s football team shut down midtown Manhattan on their World Cup victory parade and Megan Rapinoe, the team’s co-captain and most visible member, is still trying...
00:13 2019-08-18

BJP Should Incorporate "Good People", Says Senior Leader Eknath Khadse Admitting into party fold those against whom the BJP had once levelled corruption charges is not a good idea, senior party leader Eknath Khadse said on Saturday....
00:13 2019-08-18

PM Modi Signs 10 Agreements With Bhutanese Counterpart Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his Bhutanese counterpart Lotay Tshering held wide ranging talks on Saturday during which they discussed steps to further expand the bilateral partnership across......
00:13 2019-08-18

Eleven Lose Sight After Cataract Surgery At Indore Hospital Eleven people, who had cataract surgeries at a private hospital in Indore last week, have complained about losing their eyesight following the procedure....
00:13 2019-08-18

"May Get Justice Now": Pehlu Khan's Family Praises Fresh Probe Order Cattle trader Pehlu Khan's family was shattered by a recent decision of an Alwar court to acquit all the six men accused of killing him in 2017, but the Rajasthan government's move to constitute a......
00:13 2019-08-18

Yemen Houthi rebels target Saudi oil field Drones launched by Yemen's Houthi rebels have attacked a massive oil and gas field in Saudi Arabia. This is the second such attack on the Saudi energy industry in recent days and comes amid high Middle East tensions....
00:13 2019-08-18

Mexico City assesses damage after violent feminist protest Hundreds of women wielding pink spray paint and smoke have demonstrated in downtown Mexico City to protest against a string of alleged sexual attacks by police officers...
00:52 2019-08-18

Elizabeth Warren ‘should apologize’ at Native American forum: activist Liberal presidential contender Sen. Elizabeth Warren is set to take part in a candidate forum Monday in Iowa on issues affecting Native Americans, and participants say there will be a huge pink buffalo in the room: the Massachusetts Democrat’s questionable claims of having tribal ancestry. “It’s goi...
01:13 2019-08-18

Rashida Tlaib’s grandmother to Trump: ‘May God ruin him’ The 90-year-old grandmother of Rep. Rashida Tlaib ripped President Trump for his comments about her controversial granddaughter’s off-again visit to the Land of Milk and Honey. Muftia Tlaib, who spoke with Reuters in her garden in the village of Beit Ur Al-Fauqa in the West Bank, Israel was di...
01:13 2019-08-18

Kim Jong Un celebrates test of North Korea’s new missile system Kim Jong Un was all smiles after North Korea test-fired a new weapon. Pyongyang’s Korean Central News Agency said Kim expressed “great satisfaction” over his military’s “mysterious and amazing success rates” in recent testing activity and vowed to build up “invincible military capabilities no one da...
01:13 2019-08-18

Obama worries Biden’s 2020 bid could ‘damage his legacy’: report Former President Barack Obama tried to talk Joe Biden out of jumping into the race for the Democratic presidential nomination — and fears his veep could “damage his legacy” with his White House bid, according to a report. “You don’t have to do this, Joe, you really don’...
01:13 2019-08-18

Canada supports peaceful assembly, condemns violence in Hong Kong: Freeland There have been months of protests in the semi-autonomous region as some residents accuse the Communist Party-ruled Chinese government of chipping away at Hong Kong's democratic rights....
01:39 2019-08-18

UK parliament cannot stop Brexit, Johnson to tell Macron and Merkel Prime Minister Boris Johnson will tell French President Emmanuel Macron and German Chancellor Angela Merkel that the Westminster parliament cannot stop Brexit and a new deal must be agreed if Britain is to avoid leaving the EU without one....
02:13 2019-08-18

'May God ruin Trump', Tlaib's grandmother says Sitting under an olive tree in the Israeli-occupied West Bank, Muftia Tlaib scoffs at the attention she has recently received from the president of the United States....
02:13 2019-08-18

Gutsy Newbury win puts Technician back in frame for success in St Leger • Victory in Geoffrey Freer Stakes rekindles expectations• Trainer says Doncaster classic is now ‘logical next step’Martyn Meade can dream once more of a first Classic success, having got Technician back on track with a surprise victory in the Geoffrey Freer. The 71-year-old trainer has tackled the ...
02:13 2019-08-18

Your Magnificently Mad BMW M2 Wallpaper Is Here The M2 is the M3 of our generation. I know it’s confusing, but it is. The naturally-aspirated straight-6, the small footprint, the comfort it feels on the track... It’s all classic M3....
02:39 2019-08-18

Carrozzeria Touring Superleggera Brought Their Sciàdipersia Cabriolet to The Quail Maseratis are good. Coachbuilt limited run sports cars are good. Together, they’re better than pretty much anything out there, and the Sciàdipersia Cabriolet debuted for North America at The Quail is no exception....
02:39 2019-08-18

Aston Martin Is Getting Into The 'Evil Lair' Business Do you suspect that your car might be a super villain? Do you suspect that you, too, might be a super villain, perhaps by virtue of holding entire cities captive or taking so many trips in your private jet that you are, in fact, helping accelerate the murder of the biggest entity on the planet: the ...
02:39 2019-08-18

Italy lets 27 minors off migrant ship after loosening ban Under political heat, Italy's far-right Interior Minister Matteo Salvini loosened ban Saturday to let 27 unaccompanied minors off stranded migrant rescue ship....
03:00 2019-08-18

Ferrari will expand its lineup of road cars, but not too much Italian premium sports car maker Ferrari NV will expand sales of easier-driving grand touring cars, but will not try to chase rival Porsche's annual sales volume, Ferrari Chairman John Elkann told an audience of classic car enthusiasts gathered at this storied golf resort on the Pacific coast....
03:00 2019-08-18

Argentina Treasury minister resigns, says 'significant renewal' needed amid economic crisis Argentina´s Treasury Minister Nicolas Dujovne has resigned, saying in a letter seen by Reuters on Saturday he believed the government needed “significant renewal” in its economic team amid a crisis which saw the peso plunge this week....
03:00 2019-08-18

Text messages released in Michael Avenatti case allege conversations about Nike payments Text messages between a Kentucky basketball assistant and a Nike executive mentioned in the Michael Avenatti extortion case have been released.       ...
03:26 2019-08-18

Boone, Gardner, Yanks again hammer umps, beat Indians 6-5 Manager Aaron Boone, Brett Gardner and the New York Yankees again hammered away at the umpires, this time in prolonged rants that brought several members of the team spilling onto the field, while beating the Cleveland Indians 6-5       ...
03:26 2019-08-18

Red Sox place Chris Sale on IL with worrisome left elbow injury BOSTON — Red Sox ace left-hander Chris Sale was placed on the 10-day injured list Saturday with left elbow inflammation, raising questions about whether he will pitch again this season. Team president Dave Dombrowski said Sale had an MRI exam and the team’s doctors said the results showed infl...
04:13 2019-08-18

Doug Barron leads suspended Dick's Sporting Goods Open Monday qualifier Doug Barron had a one-stroke lead in the Dick's Sporting Goods Open when lightning forced the suspension of play late in the second round       ...
04:39 2019-08-18

Best of UFC 241 The best photos from UFC 241 in Anaheim, California, which is highlighted by the Nate Diaz-Anthony Pettis and Daniel Cormier-Stipe Miocic bouts.       ...
04:39 2019-08-18

Man shot in No-Tel Motel parking lot in critical condition Tucson Police Dept. is investigating a man shot in the parking lot of No-Tel Motel Saturday morning. Authorities say the man was shot near 7:00 am by a friend in the motel parking lot at 2425 N Oracle. The victim was transported to a local hospital in critical condition. Investigators are on scene b...
04:39 2019-08-18

‘A horror’: B.C. law student still can’t reach her family due to Kashmir clampdown A Kashmiri woman who is studying in B.C. says she still can't get in contact with family back home, nearly two weeks after a security crackdown in the region....
04:39 2019-08-18

| Pakistan PM welcomes UN's move to discuss Kashmir Pakistan's Prime Minister Imran Khan welcomed the UN Security Council's decision to discuss tensions in the disputed region of Kashmir, a day after India slammed the rare meeting....
05:26 2019-08-18

| How a red dot symbolised Kashmiri resistance against India's move The famous red dot that marks the story of Indian-administered Kashmir on social media came much before India scrapped the Muslim-majority region of its special status....
05:26 2019-08-18

Nintendo says there is no Switch exchange program You might not want to buy a first-generation Switch with the assumption Nintendo will replace it with a new model. A Nintendo spokesperson has flatly denied that swaps are available, telling The Verge that "we do not have a Nintendo Switch exchange......
05:52 2019-08-18

Korg Volca Modular synth review: As weird as it is affordable This review is a little different. Normally when Engadget reviews something, we're bringing years of experience and expertise to the table. But not here. The Volca Modular is a semimodular, West Coast-style synthesizer. And until I received this revi......
05:52 2019-08-18

Belt's grand slam, 6 RBIs lead Giants over D-backs Brandon Belt hit a grand slam and tied a career high with six RBIs, and Kevin Pillar had a career high five hits to lead the San Francisco Giants to an 11-6 win over the Arizona Diamondbacks Saturday night       ...
06:39 2019-08-18

What’s on TV Sunday: ‘City on a Hill’ and ‘Mindhunter’ The season finale of the Boston drama airs on Showtime, and F.B.I. agents investigate more sinister killers in the second season of “Mindhunter” on Netflix....
08:13 2019-08-18

Tell us about your pop culture weekend: August 16-18 Our weekly thought-starter asks you (and us) a simple question each week: What pop culture did you consume this weekend, and what did you think of it? If you have suggestions for AVQ&A questions, big or small, you can email them to us here....
08:13 2019-08-18

My son keeps stealing from me and my dad, but I can’t tell anyone | Dear Mariella You must turn to a support group and confide in people you trust, Mariella Frostrup tells the mother of a young man struggliung with addictionThe dilemma I’m 54, single, with two sons and am a carer to my parents. For 10 years my younger son, who is 26, has sporadically stolen from my father and me....
08:39 2019-08-18

Sunday with Rosie Lowe: ‘I put my plants in the shower like I’m their mummy’ The singer-songwriter on piano lessons, roasts – and the smell of wet soilWhen does Sunday start? I’m usually up at 8am, occasionally 9.30 if I’ve had a late one. I teach piano lessons at home from 10am, and on occasion I’ve been known to wake up with a jolt at the sound of my first pupil ringing th...
08:39 2019-08-18

Was Makhunik an Ancient Iranian Lilliput? In August 2005, a tiny mummified body was found in the ancient Persian village of Makhunik in what is now Iran. The discovery caused an international sensation when researchers reported that the remains belonged to an adolescent dwarf and that excavations of the ancient town revealed architecture th...
09:26 2019-08-18

"India, Bhutan Expanding Satellite Cooperation," Says PM Modi: Live Updates Prime Minister Narendra Modi addressed parliamentarians and students at the Royal University of Bhutan in Thimphu this morning and spoke on the bond between India and Bhutan....
09:52 2019-08-18

Ladakh Leaders Urge Centre For Tribal-Area Status To Protect Land, Identity Prominent leaders of Ladakh have made an appeal to the Centre to declare the region a tribal area under the Sixth Schedule of the Constitution, saying the biggest concern for its people is to protect......
09:52 2019-08-18

"Bhutan Understood Essence Of Happiness," Says PM In Thimphu: Top Quotes The history, culture and spiritual traditions have created unique and deep bonds between the people of India and Bhutan, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said today while addressing students at the Royal......
09:52 2019-08-18

Hanna Golab, Frederick Shipley The couple met in 2013, when both were at Princeton. She was studying for a doctoral degree in classics and he worked in a neuroscience research lab....
10:13 2019-08-18

MLB roundup: Brewers outslug Nats in 14 innings Milwaukee's Eric Thames roped a two-run homer in the 14th inning and the Brewers scored a wild 15-14 victory over the host Washington Nationals on Saturday night....
10:13 2019-08-18

Kuznetsova stuns Barty to set up finals clash with Keys Ash Barty lost her chance to regain the number one world ranking after she was unexpectedly beaten in straight sets by Russian Svetlana Kuznetsova in the semi-finals of the Cincinnati Masters on Saturday....
10:13 2019-08-18

‘Mindhunter’ review: Slow start but expect a jolt from Manson arrival When it finally gets going — and that would be Episode 3 — Season 2 of the Netflix series “Mindhunter” finds some resonance by delving into one of the most notorious 20th-century serial killer cases — the Atlanta child murders of 1979-81. At least 28 children, adolescents, and adults were killed. FB...
10:39 2019-08-18

America and Britain's presence in Gulf region brings insecurity: Iran revolutionary guards navy chief The presence of America and Britain in the Gulf region brings insecurity, the head of the Iranian Revolutionary Guards navy, Alireza Tangsiri, was reported as saying by the ILNA news agency....
10:39 2019-08-18

Bangladesh fire leaves 10,000 homeless after blaze razes slum Fire broke out in Dhaka’s Mirpur district on Friday, destroying almost 2,000 tin shacks, officials sayAt least 10,000 people are homeless after a massive fire swept through a crowded slum in the Bangladesh capital and destroyed thousands of shanties, officials said on Sunday.The fire broke out at in...
11:52 2019-08-18

French waiter shot dead for being 'too slow with sandwich', say witnesses Police open murder inquiry after customer attacked waiter at a pizzeria on the outskirts of Paris A customer fatally shot a waiter at a pizzeria on the outskirts of Paris, apparently enraged at being made to wait for a sandwich, according to witnesses.The waiter’s colleagues called police after he w...
11:52 2019-08-18

Peter Fonda obituary Film actor best remembered as an emblematic hippy rebel in Easy Rider and a dignified beekeeper in Ulee’s GoldThe reputation of Peter Fonda as an actor could never match that of his father, Henry, or his older sister, Jane. Even taken on its own terms, his career was alarmingly erratic. Its peak was...
11:52 2019-08-18

|Volkswagen,NissantogettaxbreaksforplantsinGhana Ghana will offer tax breaks of up to 10 years to automakers that set up local manufacturing plants, as the government seeks to attract international companies such as Volkswagen and Nissan....
11:52 2019-08-18

Yankees’ James Paxton keeps getting wrecked in the first Yankees manager Aaron Boone often says James Paxton’s horrible numbers in first innings are due in part to bad luck. That wasn’t the case in Saturday’s 6-5 win over Cleveland, as Paxton gave up two more runs. In 22 starts this year, the left-hander has allowed 27 runs for an ERA of 11.05, the worst....
12:13 2019-08-18

Time for fantasy baseball owners to play the hot hand September is almost upon us, and with that, most fantasy baseball owners will flip their attention to the minor league call-ups we have been expecting to see for some time now. The A’s are likely to bring up Jesus Luzardo, the White Sox have a hot prospect in Luis Robert, and the Astros are finally....
12:13 2019-08-18

Attempted murder charges filed against man accused of shooting 6 Philadelphia cops Attempted murder charges were filed Saturday against a Philadelphia man accused of shooting six police officers during an hours-long standoff, according to court records....
12:39 2019-08-18

Batley Bulldogs rugby league player Archie Bruce dies aged 20 • Bruce found dead in his hotel room after match in Toulouse• Scrum-half had made his Batley debut in Saturday’s gameBatley Bulldogs have announced that scrum-half Archie Bruce has died at the age of 20.A statement from the rugby league club said that Bruce was found dead in his hotel room on Sunday...
13:26 2019-08-18

| 3 dead and 7 injured in soccer match riots in Honduras At least three people died and seven were injured in riots Saturday night between rival soccer fans ahead of a national championship game in Honduras....
13:26 2019-08-18

Plea deal possible for Queens man who allegedly stuffed ex in suitcase to die A plea deal may be in the works for the Queens man charged with murder for allegedly leaving his ex to suffocate inside a suitcase he left on the side of the road in Greenwich, Conn., according to reports. The negotiations were revealed in court filings in which prosecutors ask for more time as “pre...
14:26 2019-08-18

Peter Fonda, the easy rider who tested the hippy dream The actor was a 60s icon but was also among the first in that era to tackle a bitterly divided AmericaAdd today, high up the list of those iconic images of the 1960s, that of Peter Fonda in floral shirt and outrageous sideburns, riding free on his Harley, to a soundtrack of Steppenwolf’s Born to be ...
14:52 2019-08-18

Joanna Hogg and Honor Swinton Byrne: ‘We should tell whatever stories we like’ The director of The Souvenir, an extraordinary autobiographical tale set in the 1980s, and Honor Swinton Byrne, who plays her, discuss the relationship with a mysterious older man at the heart of the film“I tried to remember as much as possible,” says Joanna Hogg, the English writer and director, ab...
14:52 2019-08-18

Riding the Transcontinental: my saddle-sore sprint across Europe The self-supported cycle race from the Black Sea in Bulgaria to France’s Atlantic coast is the toughest test of its kindAs I rolled along quiet lanes in the mountains of Serbia, a ferocious barking delivered a jolt of adrenaline and canine feet approached my bike fast from the side. I longed for the...
14:52 2019-08-18

Navarrete, Magdaleno face different futures Is Emanuel Navarrete the best 122-pounder? He'll be back in less than a month, so whom should he fight? Can Jessie Magdaleno get a title shot sooner than later? Steve Kim has answers....
15:13 2019-08-18

Tremendous Goalkeeping Boner Leads To Late Equalizing Own Goal Despite having a man sent off just six minutes into the match, LA Galaxy found themselves clinging onto a 2-1 lead over the Seattle Sounders on Saturday in the final 10 minutes of regulation. In one of their many attempts forward, the Sounders launched a long ball with the hopes that forward Jordan ...
15:39 2019-08-18

Chrissy Teigen x Quay Collab: 6 Sunnies & Blue Light Glasses Under $60 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! Talk......
15:39 2019-08-18

Mechanical Keyboard 87 Keys Small Compact Multicolour Backlit -Anivia MK1 Wired USB Gaming Keyboard with Blue Switches, Metal Construction, Water Resistant for Windows PC Laptop Game Mechanical Keyboard 87 Keys Small Compact Multicolour Backlit -Anivia MK1 Wired USB Gaming Keyboard with Blue Switches, Metal Construction, Water Resistant for Windows PC Laptop Game...
16:00 2019-08-18

The head of security for cryptocurrency exchange Coinbase describes his biggest challenge Coinbase security chief Philip Martin explains, "Possession of a key is possession of your currency. What that means is that you can't revoke a cryptocurrency key, if that key is lost, compromised, there is no ability to get [the value] back."...
16:26 2019-08-18

The $1 billion-hop across the pond and the other airline routes that make the most money Business-traveler heavy routes like trans-Atlantic and transcontinental flights bring in the most revenue for airlines, which are racing to add more premium seats aboard their planes....
16:52 2019-08-18

Antifa and Far-Right Groups Face Off in Portland as Trump Weighs In Conservative groups are urging the United States to label Antifa a domestic terrorist group. President Trump said the city was “being watched very closely.”...
16:52 2019-08-18

Florida man arrested for dumping dirt on girlfriend with tractor This fight got dirty. A Florida man was busted for using a tractor to dump a mound of dirt on a car with his girlfriend inside, authorities there said. Hunter Mills, 20, was charged Thursday with criminal mischief for his alleged actions behind the wheel of the tractor, according to Okaloosa County ...
16:52 2019-08-18

Barstool Sports founder David Portnoy under investigation over anti-union tweets Barstool Sports founder David Portnoy is under investigation after he threatened last week to fire “on the spot” any employee who as much as discussed unionization, according to a report. The National Labor Relations Board has launched a probe into whether the sports site founder illegal...
16:52 2019-08-18

ISIS claims responsibility for Kabul wedding bombing that killed 63 ISIS has claimed responsibility for the late-night suicide bombing that killed at least 63 people — including women and children — and wounded almost 200 others at a crowded wedding party in the Afghan capital of Kabul. Interior Ministry spokesman Nusrat Rahimi confirmed the casualty tol...
16:52 2019-08-18

Uttar Pradesh "Is Now Known As Hatya Pradesh," Says Akhilesh Yadav Samajwadi Party leader and former Chief Minister, Akhilesh Yadav on Sunday hit out at Yogi Adityanath government in the state, saying that the state which should be known as "Uttam Pradesh is now......
17:13 2019-08-18

18 People Missing As Flood Washes Away 20 Houses In Uttarakhand Uttarkashi, Uttarakhand Flood: At least 18 people are missing after a flood in the Tons River washed away around 20 houses in Uttarakhand's Uttarkashi district on Sunday....
17:13 2019-08-18

UN experts discover British-made bomb parts in Yemen Guidance unit for ‘high explosive bomb’ found at site in Yemen capitalA United Nations panel of experts has uncovered fragments of British-made laser guidance missile systems at an air raid site in Yemen in a strike that it concluded breached international humanitarian law.The attacks took place in ...
17:39 2019-08-18

A Chinese EV Startup Screwed Aston Martin Out Of Over $20 Million In October of 2018, Aston Martin reported that it had sold the tooling and intellectual property of the Vanquish to a mystery buyer for $26 million. Now, Aston Martin has reported that the mystery buyer was Detroit Electric and, well, Aston shareholders may not actually be seeing most of that $26 mi...
17:39 2019-08-18

After Math: Plead the fifth With Dave Chappelle coming back to Netflix for the one, two, three, four, fif time later this month, we're taking a look at all of this week's headlines that will make you want to plead against self-incrimination....
17:39 2019-08-18

Why Vegas believes Redskins will struggle to get six wins A preseason quarterback competition is seldom a positive sign, and nothing happening in August is pointing to the Redskins as a playoff team. If rookie Dwayne Haskins is starting early in the season, Washington will be a lost cause. Haskins is not ready, but will the Redskins play him anyway or try ...
18:00 2019-08-18

Amazon Says It Can Detect Fear on Your Face. You Scared? The company updates its Rekognition suite with an algorithm that can tell if you’re afraid. Researchers say such emotion detectors don’t work very well....
18:00 2019-08-18

India Post Payments Bank Savings Accounts: Interest Rate And Other Details India Post Payments Bank offers a range of services such as money transfer, direct benefit transfers, bill and utility payments, and enterprise and merchant payments....
18:26 2019-08-18

Istanbul unprepared for next big deadly earthquake, say experts The question is not if — but when — a devastating earthquake will hit Istanbul. Experts say the city of 15 million people is unprepared for the next big tremor....
20:00 2019-08-18

Not your father's Peronists: Why Macri flopped with young Argentines For Luis Joaquin Caro, who was about 2 years old when Argentina last defaulted on its debt in 2001, casting his vote for left-leaning Peronist candidate Alberto Fernandez in the country's recent primary election was a no-brainer....
20:52 2019-08-18

Canary Islands authorities evacuate 4,000 as wildfire spreads A wildfire sweeping across Gran Canaria in the Canary Islands led to the evacuation of 4,000 people on Sunday and officials warned tackling the blaze was being complicated by a combination of high temperatures, strong winds and low humidity....
20:52 2019-08-18

Islamic State claims Afghan wedding blast as families bury the dead The Islamic State militant group claimed responsibility on Sunday for a suicide blast at a wedding reception in Afghanistan that killed 63 people, underlining the dangers the country faces even if the Taliban agrees a pact with the United States....
20:52 2019-08-18

Protecting Singapore from rising sea levels could cost S$100 billion Protecting Singapore against rising sea levels could cost S$100 billion ($72 billion) or more over 100 years, its prime minister said on Sunday, as the low-lying island-state makes preparations to mitigate the impact of global warming....
20:52 2019-08-18

Hong Kong protests show no sign of slowing as 1.7 million rally The organizers of a rally on Sunday afternoon in Hong Kong's Victoria Park claimed that at least 1.7 million protesters turned out in a massive show of force against government leaders and the police....
21:13 2019-08-18

Hong Kong protesters throng streets peacefully in heavy rain Hundreds of thousands of anti-government protesters rallied peacefully in Hong Kong on Sunday, in the eleventh week of what have been often violent demonstrations in the Asian financial hub....
21:39 2019-08-18

The top 9 shows on Netflix and other streaming services this week Netflix Every week, Parrot Analytics provides Business Insider with the most in-demand original TV shows on streaming services. This week includes Netflix's "13 Reasons Why," Amazon's "The Boys," and DC Universe's "Titans." Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. Netflix's "13 Reasons ...
21:39 2019-08-18

Houses are the new Instagram influencers — so it's a shame most millennials in the US will likely be renters for years Artazum/Shutterstock There's a new kind of influencer in town — the home-décor influencer, who has turned their house into a money machine, reported Ronda Kaysen for The New York Times. By creating an Instagram feed that serves as a curated home photo tour, these influencers have built...
21:39 2019-08-18

The War on Sugar Hits the Juice Box With pediatricians and parents increasingly concerned about the health risks of juice, a growing crop of watered-down juice-box alternatives are coming to store shelves. But will kids drink them?...
21:39 2019-08-18

Brexit news latest: Boris Johnson urged by more than 100 cross-party MPs to recall parliament over no-deal threat Boris Johnson has been urged by more than 100 MPs from across the Commons to immediately recall parliament from the summer recess, amid claims of a "national crisis"....
22:00 2019-08-18

Rennes v Paris Saint-Germain: Ligue 1 – live! All the latest from the 8pm BST kick-off at Roazhon ParkEvery summer transfer deal from Europe’s top five leaguesEmail John your thoughts | or tweet @JohnBrewin_ 9.13pm BST 52 min: Traore fouls Mbappe, whose roulette fooled the defender for a while until he decided to kick out a leg to stop the flyi...
22:26 2019-08-18

Nancy Pelosi warns cuts in foreign aid could jeopardize budget deal Speaker Nancy Pelosi is warning the Trump administration that a White House proposal to cut billions of dollars in foreign aid could imperil a recent two-year budget agreement.Before leaving for the August recess, Congress passed a massive budget deal that suspended the debt ceiling through July 202...
22:52 2019-08-18

Tucson police investigating suspicious death on the south side Tucson police are investigating human remains found at a ranch on Tucson’s south side. Authorities say officers responded to human remains found by a ranch employee around 9:30 am on August 14th, 2019. Officers arrived at the property in the 12900 block of S. Old Nogales Highway and found the ...
22:52 2019-08-18

Tesla's relaunched solar power efforts include $50 panel rentals Tesla has relaunched its troubled solar power efforts, and that now includes an option that might be more affordable for some homeowners. The company has debuted a Rent Solar program that lets residents in six states (Arizona, California, Connecticut......
22:52 2019-08-18

Bout Time: Teddy Riley Receives Star on Hollywood Walk of Fame Now you know if Donald Trump has a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame (which fabulously continues to be vandalized), that music producer, New Jack Swing-originator, and thin-mustachioed crooner Teddy Riley been should have had one....
23:13 2019-08-18

Trump economic adviser Larry Kudlow says there's 'no recession on the horizon' White House economic adviser Larry Kudlow and trade adviser Peter Navarro dismissed concerns about a recession Sunday after markets plummeted on Wednesday but bounced back by the week's end....
23:13 2019-08-18

Watch Cardi B's Daughter Kulture Give Mom the Side-Eye in Hilarious Video Cardi B and husband Offset's daughter is such a mood, okurrrr? The 26-year-old rap star posted on her Instagram page on Saturday an adorable, hilarious video of 13-month-old Kulture......
23:13 2019-08-18

Okinawa Announces Special Offers Across e-Scooter Range For The Festive Season Gurugram-based Okinawa Autotech has turned out to be one of the first manufacturers to introduce offers across its product line-up for the upcoming festive season. The offers on the company's range of......
23:39 2019-08-18

Bugatti Needs To Do A Top Speed Run For The Chiron Already I was having a really hard time caring about the Buggati Centodieci this week. Another special-edition version of an already limited car selling for an ungodly amount of money. Then, I saw that its top speed is 231 mph. And now I’m angry....
23:39 2019-08-18

Yellow Cars Are Back, Praise Be The world is a hellscape, politics is a nightmare, a recession is expected and car sales are slowing but, by God, yellow is back. In a world full of uncertainty, yellow cars are certainly fantastic and thankfully here....
23:39 2019-08-18

Jessica Biel mourns Peter Fonda, her first big co-star: 'He believed in me' Jessica Biel is mourning the loss of fellow actor Peter Fonda, who played her father in 1997's "Ulee's Gold," the first movie she ever made.        ...
23:39 2019-08-18

Hotel fire nearly causes Phil Mickelson to miss tee time at BMW Championship Phil Mickelson was left in jeopardy of missing his tee time Sunday morning for the final round of the BMW Championship.        ...
00:00 2019-08-19

'Rigging the game': Stacey Abrams kicks off campaign to fight voter suppression Abrams, a potential Democratic nominee for vice-president, says African American voter suppression has ‘gone underground’Stacey Abrams is a potential Democratic nominee for vice-president in 2020. She is also now the leader of a national campaign against voter suppression and intimidation which she ...
00:00 2019-08-19

Over 190 Primary Schools In Srinagar To Re-Open Today: Official The Jammu and Kashmir administration on Sunday said that over 190 primary schools will re-open on Monday in Srinagar, besides restoring "full functionality" of government offices across Kashmir......
00:00 2019-08-19

Verdict On Tarun Tejpal's Plea For Dismissing Charges Likely Tomorrow The Supreme Court is likely to pronounce on Monday its verdict on Tehelka magazine founder Tarun Tejpal's plea seeking dismissal of charges in an alleged sexual assault case lodged against him by a......
00:00 2019-08-19

"No Discussion" From Congress After J&K Move: Ex-Rajya Sabha Chief Whip Former Congress chief whip in Rajya Sabha Bhubaneswar Kalita on Sunday alleged that it did not discuss anything with party members regarding the scrapping of the provisions of Article 370, shortly......
00:00 2019-08-19

DNA evidence helps cops crack 1983 Florida rape case Florida authorities used DNA evidence to find the man they say raped a woman more than three decades ago. Timothy Norris, 60, was identified in connection with the break-in rape 36 years ago at a home in Coral Springs, police said Friday. The victim awoke in the early hours of Aug. 22, 1983, to find...
00:26 2019-08-19

Texas mom put healthy son through 13 unnecessary surgeries A Texas mom has admitted to subjecting her healthy son to unneeded medical procedures — including 13 major surgeries. Kaylene Bowen, 35, began bringing her son, Christopher, to unnecessary doctors’ appointments when he was 11 days old, officials said. His care eventually included more th...
00:26 2019-08-19

Pols, residents demand city move trash trucks lining Manhattan block Move it! Politicians and residents lined up Sunday to demand the Sanitation Department find a new home for the trash trucks it has been parking on a residential stretch of the East Village for nearly a year — despite Mayor Bill de Blasio’s promise to fix the situation a year ago. “It’s d...
00:26 2019-08-19

To Curb Hate Speech Online, Beto O'Rourke Says Hold the Platforms Hosting That Shit Responsible Presidential candidate Beto O’Rourke wants to stem the spread of hate speech on the internet after several recent mass shootings, including one in O’Rourke’s hometown of El Paso earlier this month, have been linked to online extremism. One solution proposed in a recent blog post on his campaign webs...
00:52 2019-08-19

This New Alien: Covenant Short Film Revisits the Scene of the Crime The two-year anniversary of Alien: Covenant coming to home release was a few days ago, and the official Alien Anthology YouTube account has surprised us with a new short film set in the Alien universe to celebrate. Read more......
00:52 2019-08-19

Mums-to-be reject baby showers for ‘mother blessings’ Increasingly popular spiritual gatherings controversially borrow from Navajo traditionsFirst there was the baby shower, then came the gender-reveal party. Now parents-to-be are embarking on a new way of celebrating imminent parenthood: the “mother blessing”.Unlike other baby events, where the emphas...
01:13 2019-08-19

Voyage of discovery to St Helena Big fish, cloud forests and spectacular food make the wildly remote South Atlantic island worth the journeySomething is circling our boat in the middle of the South Atlantic Ocean. We are off the coast of Flagstaff Bay, sailing in slow motion on glassy-calm water, and a frenzy of dorsals and dual-lo...
01:13 2019-08-19

PKL7: Tamil Thalaivas, Puneri Paltan Play Out Draw Youngsters Ajeet and Manjeet were the stars for Thalaivas and Paltan respectively in a match that had been billed as a clash of the Kabaddi stalwarts....
01:39 2019-08-19

Jordan summons Israeli envoy over Jerusalem 'violations' The move follows last week's clashes between Palestinians and Israeli forces at one of the holiest sites for Muslims and Jews. A Jordanian-controlled religious authority, the Waqf, supervises holy sites in Jerusalem....
01:39 2019-08-19

Lucas Dobson: Missing boy 'unlikely to be found alive' says police officer leading search A six-year-old boy who has been missing since Saturday after falling into a river is "unlikely" to be found alive, the police officer leading the search has said....
02:00 2019-08-19

Australia is third largest exporter of fossil fuels behind Russia and Saudi Arabia Australia Institute says claim Australia is only responsible for 1.2% of emissions hides real contribution to climate crisisAustralia’s role as a leader in the global fossil fuel trade is underscored by a report that finds it is the world’s third biggest exporter and fifth biggest miner of fossil-re...
02:00 2019-08-19

Atletico Madrid 1 Getafe 0: Alvaro Morata header seals narrow victory in feisty LaLiga opener Alvaro Morata scored and also saw a penalty saved in a 1-0 win for Atletico Madrid over Getafe as both sides had a man sent off at the Wanda Metropolitano on Sunday night....
02:00 2019-08-19

Italy: Populists declare Salvini a 'traitor' as government collapse looms The anti-establishment, populist M5S closed ranks ahead of an upcoming no-confidence vote in parliament. They stopped short of completely cutting ties with Interior Minister Salvini's far-right League party, however....
02:26 2019-08-19

Sean McVay broke down plays on TV during a Rams game, and it was delightful Sean McVay hopped onto a headset with the NFL Network broadcast during the Los Angeles Rams' 14-10 loss to the Dallas Cowboys.       ...
02:26 2019-08-19

Phillies star Harper leaves game because of dehydration Philadelphia Phillies outfielder Bryce Harper has left the game against the San Diego Padres after the fifth inning because of dehydration       ...
02:26 2019-08-19

Rank outsider Ogletree claws back to win U.S. Amateur title Rank outsider Andy Ogletree became the first player from Mississippi to win the U.S. Amateur Championship when he beat John Augenstein 2&1 in an all-American final in North Carolina on Sunday....
02:52 2019-08-19

Marathon man Medvedev beats Goffin for Cincinnati crown Russian Daniil Medvedev survived cramps and tantrum where he cracked a racquet to clinch his first Masters 1000 title on Sunday with a 7-6(3) 6-4 win over David Goffin in the final of the Cincinnati Masters....
02:52 2019-08-19

Blake blasts back with 100m Diamond League win, eyes world champs Former world champion Yohan Blake of Jamaica edged Britain's Adam Gemili in a photo-finish to win the 100 meters at the Birmingham Diamond League meeting on Sunday....
02:52 2019-08-19

Nikki Bella Gushes Over Boyfriend Artem Chigvintsev as They Begin ''Amazing'' New Journey Together Nikki Bella is thanking the "Universe" for putting Artem Chigvintsev in her life. The Total Bellas star couldn't help but gush over her boyfriend and former Dancing With the......
02:52 2019-08-19

Justice Department backs Led Zeppelin in 'Stairway to Heaven' copyright case The U.S. Department of Justice has weighed in on the next big music copyright case on the horizon following the Katy Perry “Dark Horse” decision, and taken Led Zeppelin’s side in the long-running copyright dispute that pits the writers of the group’s anthem “Stairway to Heaven” against the publisher...
02:52 2019-08-19

NC man found wrapped in Christmas lights with dead cat in freezer died of natural causes, investigators say A North Carolina man whose body was found wrapped in Christmas lights at the bottom of a staircase -- with a dead cat in a freezer -- earlier this month died of a stroke, investigators have determined....
04:52 2019-08-19

Florida doctor falls to his death during Ibiza vacation with fiancée A Florida doctor fell to his death last week while trying to take a picture during a vacation on the Spanish island of Ibiza, his fiancée's mother said....
04:52 2019-08-19

Israel fires on militants at Gaza border, Palestinians say three killed Israeli forces opened fire at a group of Palestinian gunmen as they tried to cross the Gaza border, the military said on Sunday and Palestinian health officials said three of the men were killed....
04:52 2019-08-19

As they reach adulthood, Gen Z isn't shying away from credit cards, loans and other debt A growing number of Gen Z members took on some kind of debt market in the second quarter of 2019, according TransUnion report.       ...
05:39 2019-08-19

Opinion: Tiger Woods fails to qualify for Tour Championship as season ends with whimper Tiger Woods won't have a chance to defend his title next week at the Tour Championship, falling well outside the top 30 in the FedEx Cup standings.        ...
06:00 2019-08-19

Space Pirate Arena takes advantage of Oculus Quest for a tennis court-sized playfield The developers of one of VR’s earliest and most popular wave shooters — Space Pirate Trainer — are showing footage from a multiplayer Oculus Quest game.Read More...
06:26 2019-08-19

City On A Hill's simmering season finale bodes well for the show's future In my pre-air review of the first few episodes of City On A Hill, I noted the show’s regrettable reliance on cliche while also expressing some optimism that the series might find its footing as it went along. Indeed, the first season finale titled “Mayor Curley And The Last Hurrah” finds City On A H...
06:26 2019-08-19

Patrick Swayze's widow shares story about his abusive mother in doc airing on his birthday Patrick Swayze's widow, Lisa Niemi, opens up about the late actor's troubled childhood in new documentary "I Am Patrick Swayze."        ...
06:52 2019-08-19

Manhattan jogger appears to give sneakers to homeless man, walks off barefoot He’s a good ‘sole.’ Heart-warming video shows a jogger in the Financial District gifting his socks and sneakers to a man sitting on a sidewalk grate on Sunday morning. The clip, posted on Twitter by user @NYorNothing, shows the runner in a red shirt and shorts standing barefoot on ...
06:52 2019-08-19

Jets’ Adam Gase takes blame for Avery Williamson calamity Jets head coach Adam Gase admitted he made a bad decision. In Thursday night’s preseason matchup with the Falcons, linebacker Avery Williamson was still playing late into the second quarter, while all other Jets starters were on the bench. Williamson was slow to get up after a play in the end zone w...
07:13 2019-08-19

Shell debuts electric vehicle chargers in Singapore, first in Southeast Asia Royal Dutch Shell is launching electric vehicle chargers at petrol stations in Singapore, its first such foray in Southeast Asia, the company said on Monday....
07:13 2019-08-19

Trump 'not ready' for China trade deal, dismisses recession fears U.S. President Donald Trump and top White House officials dismissed concerns that economic growth may be faltering, saying on Sunday they saw little risk of recession despite a volatile week on global bond markets, and insisting their trade war with China was doing no damage to the United States....
07:39 2019-08-19

Oil prices climb after Saudi oilfield attack, but recession worries drag Crude oil prices rose on Monday following a weekend attack on a Saudi oil facility by Yemeni separatists and as traders looked for any signs that Sino-U.S. trade tensions could ease....
07:39 2019-08-19

Austrian People's party promises to ban far-right Identitarians Centre-right MPs say the policy must be part of any coalition agreement after September’s electionsAustria’s centre-right People’s party has said it will insist on the banning of the far-right Identitarian Movement as a condition of any coalition after parliamentary elections next month.Such a ban “...
07:39 2019-08-19

John Dillinger, notorious American gangster, was once a promising semi-pro baseball player Before becoming one of America's most infamous criminals, John Dillinger was a standout baseball player for a semi-pro team in his native Indiana.       ...
08:00 2019-08-19

Why the New York Jets decided to sit Le'Veon Bell for the rest of the preseason New York Jets coach Adam Gase has made up his mind: Le'Veon Bell will not play until the regular-season opener on Sept. 8 vs. the Buffalo Bills.       ...
08:00 2019-08-19

Braves' Ronald Acuña Jr. benched for not hustling vs. Dodgers Braves outfielder Ronald Acuña Jr. admits fault after being benched in the fourth inning against the Dodgers for not hustling.       ...
08:00 2019-08-19

Larry Fitzgerald: Darryl Drake 'was a living testament for how to do it the right way' Larry Fitzgerald was among the active and former NFL and college players, coaches and executives who attended Darryl Drake's funeral services.       ...
08:00 2019-08-19

Royal warrant-holder CH&CO has Mitie appetite The outsourcing group Mitie will continue its transformation this week with a £90m deal to offload a controlling stake in Gather & Gather, its catering arm, amid continued political pressure on the industry....
08:52 2019-08-19

‘Equality has to be more than words’: London City Lionesses go it alone The newly formed club decided to split away from Millwall at the end of last season in a bid to stand on their own feet“We want to show people that the time is now right that a women’s football club can be a women’s football club and it doesn’t have to be – and I use this term whether it’s political...
08:52 2019-08-19

Rennes v Paris Saint-Germain: Ligue 1 – as it happened Even though Edinson Cavani opened the scoring, Rennes secured a deserved win over the champions after goals from Mbaye Niang and Romain Del Castillo 9.57pm BST PSG’s troubles extend way beyond whether Neymar stays or goes, judging by that. They were stodgy and lacking in ideas, too many egos even wi...
08:52 2019-08-19

Japanese, South Korean foreign ministers to meet in Beijing on Wednesday Japan's foreign minister Taro Kono will meet his South Korean counterpart, Kang Kyung-wha, in Beijing on Wednesday, a Japanese foreign ministry official said on Monday, amid deteriorating relations between the two East Asian countries....
09:13 2019-08-19

At least 10 dead after fuel truck collision in western Uganda: police At least 10 people were killed when a fuel truck exploded in flames after losing control and ramming into three cars in western Uganda on Sunday, police said in a statement....
09:13 2019-08-19

Indonesia protesters torch town hall in Papua over student detentions Protesters in Indonesia's easternmost province of Papua set fire to tires and torched a local parliament building on Monday after a demonstration against the recent detention of scores of Papuan students, according to media reports and an official....
09:13 2019-08-19

Cubs' trip to Williamsport might have been just what they needed After struggling on the road all season, Anthony Rizzo & Co. got a reminder of what playing baseball is all about, had some fun and actually won a series....
09:13 2019-08-19

Ohio man arrested for threatening to attack Jewish center Ohio police arrested a self-identified white nationalist over the weekend in possession of a cache of weaponry after he made threats against a Jewish community center, authorities said....
09:39 2019-08-19

Scott Disick's Pool Gets a Modern Revamp: See the Stunning Before & After! Luxury home renovation is what Scott Disick does for a living, but the real estate professional still makes time for personal projects--especially when he's feeling......
10:00 2019-08-19

Malaysian PM urges Britain to 'break with Europe' on palm oil: Bloomberg Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad on Monday called on Britain to engage with palm oil growers to incentivise sustainable production, rather than pursuing boycotts after its scheduled exit from the European Union (EU) on Oct. 31....
10:52 2019-08-19

Poles wade through Baltic 'like herrings' to commune with the sea Once a year, Poles head to the Hel Peninsula on the northern coast near Gdynia to "become herrings" and wade up to a meter deep for five hours along a 10-km (six-mile) sand bank through the Baltic Sea....
10:52 2019-08-19

Ebola spreads 200 km west to remote, militia-run Congo town Congolese authorities have confirmed a new case of Ebola in the remote, militia-controlled town of Walikale, hundreds of kilometers away from where previous cases near the border with Uganda and Rwanda occurred, the Health Ministry said overnight....
11:13 2019-08-19

Sudan's ex-president Bashir arrives at corruption trial Sudan's ousted president Omar al-Bashir arrived on Monday amid heavy security at the courthouse in the capital Khartoum where he is facing corruption charges, a Reuters witness said....
11:13 2019-08-19

Iran tanker heads to Greece after release, Iran warns U.S against seizure attempt An Iranian tanker headed through the Mediterranean toward Greece on Monday after it was released from detention off Gibraltar, and Tehran said that any at U.S. move to seize the vessel again would have "heavy consequences"....
11:13 2019-08-19

Aden standoff delays Saudi summit intended to forge new Yemen government: sources The refusal of Yemeni southern separatists to hand back control of Aden port has delayed a summit in Saudi Arabia that is due to discuss reshuffling Yemen's ousted government to include the separatists and end the stand-off, three Yemeni sources said....
11:13 2019-08-19

UK Labour Party to discuss Brexit tactics with rival parties Britain's opposition Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn will meet with other British political leaders next week to discuss tactics to prevent a no-deal Brexit, Corbyn's second-in-command John McDonnell told the BBC on Monday....
11:13 2019-08-19

Madrid's loss is Arsenal's gain as playmaker Ceballos shines Dani Ceballos' superb all-round performance for Arsenal in its Premier League win over Burnley showed why there was so much hype around the playmaker this time last year       ...
11:52 2019-08-19

Iranian tanker caught in a standoff with the West heads to Greece The Grace 1, renamed the Adrian Darya 1, left anchorage off Gibraltar around 2100 GMT. Refinitiv ship tracking data showed early on Monday that the vessel was heading to Kalamata in Greece....
11:52 2019-08-19

Nokia 7.2 May Feature a Circular Camera Design, Slim Body HMD Global's much-anticipated Nokia 7.2 seems to have leaked once again. The phone is likely to feature a circular camera setup at the rear and a slim form factor, according to leaked renders....
11:52 2019-08-19

We’re in a DC ‘news void,’ but that's going to change after Congress returns from recess Real estate speculation in Greenland. Brett Gardner and Aaron Boone going crazy and getting tossed from every game possible this month for the Yankees. Airport workers slipping travelers notes, telling them they are “ugly.”...
12:13 2019-08-19

Trump warns China against 'another Tiananmen Square,' says Tim Cook made 'compelling' tariff case President Trump told reporters on Sunday that Apple CEO Tim Cook privately made a "very compelling argument" that the administration's tariffs on Chinese-assembled goods have made an unfair impact on the California-based tech giant, because its chief rival, Samsung, has conducted most of its manufac...
12:13 2019-08-19

Exclusive: Fearing data privacy issues, Google cuts some Android phone data for wireless carriers Alphabet Inc's Google has shut down a service it provided to wireless carriers globally that showed them weak spots in their network coverage, people familiar with the matter told Reuters, because of Google's concerns that sharing data from users of its Android phone system might attract the scrutin...
12:13 2019-08-19

Uber appoints new UK boss as London licence renewal nears Uber appointed a new boss for Britain and Ireland on Monday just over a month before its licence expires in London, one of its most important global markets where the regulator has previously stripped it of its right to operate....
12:13 2019-08-19

Moonday Mornings: Coinbase stored 3,420 passwords in plain text Welcome to Moonday Mornings, Hard Fork’s wrap-up of cryptocurrency and blockchain news from the past few days. Let’s not waste anymore time, check it out. 1. Around 3,420 Coinbase customers have allegedly been affected by a bug on the exchange’s sign up page, which resulted in user passwords being s...
12:39 2019-08-19

23 state agencies across Texas succumb to a ‘coordinated ransomware attack’ It seems like not a day goes by without a major company being hacked or a government-run institution exposed to ransomware attacks. Now, state agencies in Texas have succumbed to a coordinated ransomware attack that has impacted at least 23 local government entities across the state. The Texas Depar...
12:39 2019-08-19

Business Roundtable Steps Back From Milton Friedman Theory The leaders of some of America’s biggest companies are chipping away at the long-held notion that corporate decision-making should revolve around what is best for shareholders....
12:39 2019-08-19

CEE MARKETS-Stocks rise on stimulus hopes, investors await c.bank signals Central European stocks and bond yields rose on Monday, as investors eyed the prospect of fiscal stimulus in Germany and looked ahead to a week heavy with central bank events. U.S. Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell is due to make a speech on Friday at an annual meeting of central bankers in...
12:39 2019-08-19

RPT-GRAPHIC-Take Five: Fed in a hole Aug 19 (Reuters) - 1/FED IN A HOLE On Wednesday, the U.S. Federal Reserve releases the minutes of its last meeting, revealing what policymakers said about the flattening Treasury yield curve and the strength of support for July's quarter-point rate cut....
12:39 2019-08-19

The man plotting the downfall of Tyson Fury In an exclusive interview Otto Wallin tells John Dennen how he will defeat Tyson Fury The post The man plotting the downfall of Tyson Fury appeared first on Boxing News....
13:00 2019-08-19

HyperX just made its Cloud Alpha gaming headset even better HyperX's Cloud Alpha has proved itself to offer excellent bang for your buck since its release in 2017. However, there's now a new version which takes the excellent sound quality from its predecessor and adds some more controls for audiophiles....
13:00 2019-08-19

Man who lost job, girlfriend threatens mass shooting of ‘good 100 kills’ A Florida man who recently lost his job and got dumped by his girlfriend threatened to carry out a mass shooting over the weekend — telling his ex that “a good 100 kills would be nice,” according to cops. “I wanna open fire on a large crowd of people from over 3 miles away,” ...
13:00 2019-08-19

Jack Whitaker, Hall of Fame sports broadcaster, dies at 95 Jack Whitaker, whose Hall of Fame broadcasting career ranged from the first Super Bowl to Secretariat's Triple Crown to short essays from major sporting events, died Sunday morning, CBS reported....
13:26 2019-08-19

Mickelson feels the heat as Thomas wins BMW Golf great Phil Mickelson has been finding it a struggle on the course in recent weeks so could have done without a freak occurrence which left his participation in the final round of the BMW Championship at Medinah in some doubt....
13:26 2019-08-19

This story has been removed A story published Thursday by USA TODAY, based on a survey by an underwear company, has been removed. The story did not meet our standards.        ...
13:26 2019-08-19

A Philosophical Shift at Business Roundtable: It's Not All About Shareholders The leaders of some of America’s biggest companies are chipping away at the long-held notion that corporate decision-making should revolve around what is best for shareholders....
13:26 2019-08-19

Harry Winks: Tottenham exposed Man City weaknesses... now Liverpool should fear us too Harry Winks believes Tottenham exposed weaknesses in Manchester City during Saturday's breathless 2-2 draw at the Etihad Stadium and says the champions and Liverpool should start worrying about Spurs....
13:52 2019-08-19

Farmers and ranchers caught in the middle of Trump’s trade wars The past few years have been trying times for America’s farmers and ranchers. As President Trump’s trade war with China drags on with no end in sight, the outlook for the American agricultural sector, deeply dependent on expanded market access abroad, gets ever bleaker....
13:52 2019-08-19

Icelanders Mourn Loss of Okjökull Glacier With Ceremony, Plaque Politicians, scientists, and others gathered in Borgarfjörður, Iceland, northeast of Reykjavik on Sunday to mourn the loss of the Okjökull glacier, laying a plaque warning of the impact of climate change, the BBC reported.Read more......
14:26 2019-08-19

Nucita thanks team for ERC Abarth Rally Cup lead "Andrea Nucita has issued a special thank you to his Loran Srl team after he cemented his lead of the Abarth Rally Cup on Barum Czech Rally Zlín yesterday."...
14:26 2019-08-19

Former GM Europe boss Forster proposed as chair of Hella's shareholder committee Carl-Peter Forster, 65, is an industry veteran who began his career with BMW, where he rose to head of manufacturing, and has led Opel, GM Europe and Tata Motors....
14:26 2019-08-19

Lincoln and Cadillac pin hopes on big crossovers The 2020 Lincoln Aviator and Cadillac XT6, large crossovers that launched this summer within a month of each other, are the latest expressions of what their reinvented brands hope to become....
14:26 2019-08-19

AR and VR have potential to become disruptive technologies Virtual reality and augmented reality have been the next new things for the last many years but still have not taken off and will it have the same fate as the short-lived 3D-TV fad.Industry experts say “no”.“Mainstream success, however, depends on how much viable content are pro...
14:26 2019-08-19

Huawei US ban set for 90-day reprieve Huawei could be given another 90-day window to buy components from US suppliers in order to serve existing smartphone and telco customers.Earlier this year, the US Department of Commerce effectively blacklisted the Chinese mobile giant on national security grounds, preventing American firms from doi...
14:26 2019-08-19

Google Drive is finally getting shortcuts – you'll never lose a file again After years of user requests, Google Drive is finally getting a much-needed feature: shortcuts that point to files stored in another location.If you use Google Drive frequently, you'll know how frustrating it can be trying to find a single file in a jumble of folders. Yes, you can search for it...
14:26 2019-08-19

Recession: What you need to know The National Bureau of Economic Research determines a recession occurs when “a significant decline in economic activity” lasts more than “a few months.”       ...
14:26 2019-08-19

Futures jump on growing stimulus hopes U.S. stock index futures rose about 1% on Monday as signs of an interest rate reform in China bolstered hopes that major economies would act to stave off the slowing economic effects of escalating global trade tensions....
14:52 2019-08-19

Stimulus optimism boosts stocks, eases pressure on bonds World stock markets rose on Monday on signs that major economies would look to prop up stalling growth with fresh stimulus measures, easing pressure on bonds and dampening demand for perceived safe-havens such as gold....
14:52 2019-08-19

Jeremy Corbyn: I will do everything necessary to stop a no-deal Brexit Jeremy Corbyn has said he will do "everything necessary" to prevent a no-deal Brexit - and insisted he should be leader of any caretaker government formed to stop this....
14:52 2019-08-19

India Support Staff Selection Begins, Announcement On Thursday: Report According to a report, the selection process for Team India support staff started on Monday but will be completed only on Thursday with the announcement of all the names....
14:52 2019-08-19

Colombians celebrate 'World Laziness Day' Take a break and head to Colombia, where the city of Itagui marks "World Laziness Day," a quirky effort to urge overstressed workers to slow down.        ...
15:13 2019-08-19

The Morning Show Trailer Has It All, From Jennifer Aniston and Reese Witherspoon Facing Off to Steve Carell's Breakdown After two years of hearing about it, it's finally here, your first full look at Reese Witherspoon and Jennifer Aniston's Apple TV show, The Morning Show. Just a week after a......
15:52 2019-08-19

Ja Rule's Kids Question His Fyre Festival Sequel Plans in Growing Up Hip Hop: New York Sneak Peek Was Fyre Festival the most iconic festival that never happened? Festival co-founder Ja Rule certainly thinks so, and he might be right, though "iconic" might be a questionable......
15:52 2019-08-19

Nintendo Switch Is Getting A Ton Of New Indie Games (Including Ori And The Blind Forest) There are a bunch more indie games coming to the Switch, including the Microsoft-published Ori and the Blind Forest which Nintendo announced in its “Indie World Showcase” will be coming to the platform on September 27....
15:52 2019-08-19

Paradise Lost? Edinburgh on edge as Brexit divides festival audiences For many home-grown performers at the world's largest arts festival, Britain's looming departure from the European Union presents a unique artistic challenge....
15:52 2019-08-19

BTCC 2019: Honda Civic Type R drivers take Thruxton wins BTCC Thruxton Tordoff Tordoff converts pole position into win, while victories for Cammish and Cook boost title hopes Honda Civic Type R drivers Dan Cammish and Josh Cook bolstered their Kwik Fit British Touring Car Championship (BTCC) title chances with race wins at Thruxton. Sam Tordoff also ha...
15:52 2019-08-19

New electric Fiat 500 to lead five-model renewal plan "The 500 family will carry premium pricing to absorb the extra cost of the all-electric drivetrain" New EV-only 500 to head upmarket next year, with new Panda, SUVs and estate to follow Fiat is planning a major two-pronged renewal of its European range centred around its two biggest sellers: the...
15:52 2019-08-19

Mitsubishi L200 Barbarian X 2019 UK review Strong-selling pick-up truck gets comprehensive body and interior upgrades plus a cleaner new engine Mitsubishi has been making hay with its L200 pick-up truck since the end of the 1970s, and given the continued rise in popularity of four-door models like it, the sixth edition is very likely to be...
15:52 2019-08-19

Aston Martin launches bespoke garage design service Automotive Galleries and Lairs will create display and storage facilities centred around clients’ car collections Aston Martin’s bespoke personalisation outfit, Q by Aston Martin, has launched a new service to help owners create their ideal car storage facility. Automotive Galleries and Lairs, reve...
15:52 2019-08-19

Audi RS Q3 Sportback drops disguise before Frankfurt reveal Audi Sport's five-cylinder performance coupe-SUV will be unveiled next month, with an expected 400bhp output Audi Sport is working its magic on the recently revealed Q3 Sportback - and the hot coupé-SUV will make its public debut at next month's Frankfurt motor show.   The RS version of Audi's seve...
15:52 2019-08-19

BP Chargemaster activates first 150kW ultra-fast EV chargers BP forecourts will get 400 Ultracharge 150 units by 2021, each giving 100 miles of range in 10 minutes BP Chargemaster, the UK’s largest electric car charge point provider, has switched on the first of its new Ultracharge 150kW EV chargers at a London fuel station. Two charging points are now in op...
15:52 2019-08-19

Ferrari: F1 calendar growth plus budget cap poses a "risk" Formula 1 teams will face a "risk" in getting the staff required for an increased calendar within the proposed 2021 budget cap, believes Ferrari's Mattia Binotto...
16:13 2019-08-19

Former PM Manmohan Singh Elected Unopposed To Rajya Sabha From Rajasthan Former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh was on Monday got elected to Rajya Sabha from Rajasthan unopposed after the opposition BJP failed to field a candidate against him. The bypoll was necessitated by......
16:13 2019-08-19

"This Is The New Normal": P Chidambaram Hits Out At Centre's J&K Move Senior Congress leader and former home minister P Chidambaram on Monday hit out at the Centre over the situation in Jammu and Kashmir, alleging that there was a "new normal" in place....
16:13 2019-08-19

PM Modi To Visit France; Defence, Counter-Terrorism To Top Talks Agenda Prime Minister Narendra Modi will pay a two-day state visit to France from August 22 during which he will hold talks with French President Emmanuel Macron to strengthen strategic ties in key sectors......
16:13 2019-08-19

Businessman Satish Sana Babu Gets Bail Over Money Laundering Case A special court granted bail to businessman Satish Sana Babu on Monday in connection with a money laundering case related to the controversial meat exporter Moin Qureshi....
16:13 2019-08-19

Germany's IG Metall union rejects AMS takeover offer for Osram Germany's powerful union IG Metall, which represents the interests of Osram employees in the tussle over the German lighting group's future, on Monday rejected a planned takeover offer from Austrian sensor specialist AMS....
16:39 2019-08-19

Conspiracy Theories Might Sound Crazy, But Here’s Why Experts Say We Can No Longer Ignore Them Conspiracy theories, both powerful and enduring, can wreak havoc on society. In recent years, fringe ideas prompted a gunman to storm a Washington, D.C. pizzeria and may have motivated another to fatally shoot 11 worshippers inside a Pittsburgh synagogue. They are also largely to blame for a worldwi...
17:00 2019-08-19

Giant hand statue touches down in Wellington, creeping out residents Residents of Wellington, New Zealand, may have been unnerved to see the latest addition to their cityscape as a massive hand was installed on the roof of the City Gallery Wellington. Find out what's making some folks twitchy....
17:52 2019-08-19

Top CEOs are reclaiming legitimacy by advancing a vision of what’s good for America By disavowing shareholder primacy and embracing a broader vision of corporate purpose, a group of top chief executives has now enhanced political legitimacy....
17:52 2019-08-19

As MLB's 'robo-ump' experiment unfolds, Atlantic League feeling the benefit – and downside – of an automated strike zone Umpire-player conflicts may be few. That doesn’t mean players, managers and umpires don’t feel somewhat conflicted about their roles as pioneers.       ...
18:13 2019-08-19

Four dead as rival fans riot at Honduras soccer game Four people died and others injured, including three players, as a result of violence that broke out at a soccer game in Honduras.       ...
18:13 2019-08-19

Bayern hopeful Coutinho's arrival will give the team a boost Struggling to replace wingers Franck Ribéry and Arjen Robben, Bayern Munich has turned to Philippe Coutinho       ...
18:13 2019-08-19

Age of Empires II: Definitive Edition launches on November 14 Microsoft announced today during its Gamescom event in Germany that Age of Empires II: Definitive Edition will launch on November 14 for PC.Read More...
18:13 2019-08-19

Pop's plans, scrimmage woes and more big Team USA takeaways Which star has been most impressive in camp? Should Pop be worried about this roster? Brian Windhorst and Ohm Youngmisuk hit the biggest talking points ahead of Team USA's World Cup journey....
18:13 2019-08-19

Support Mali reconciliation efforts ‘in whatever way possible’, urges UN expert Reconciliation initiatives in central Mali, to bring together local leaders and end ongoing violence, have been welcomed by the UN Independent Expert on the situation of human rights in Mali, Alioune Tine, who said on Monday that they should be supported “in whatever way possible.”...
18:13 2019-08-19

Howard University to add golf teams after receiving sponsorship from Stephen Curry At a time when similar programs at HBCUs are struggling to survive, the two-time NBA MVP is planning a seven-figure donation to cover the cost of Howard’s golf program for six years....
18:39 2019-08-19

5G phones: these are the first next-gen handsets It could be said that 5G is no longer a 'new' thing, as some countries have had 5G networks for months now, but most of the world still hasn't been graced by its presence, and as the networks slowly roll out, so do the 5G phones you'll need to make use of the fast speeds.It won&a...
18:39 2019-08-19

Stephen Curry to resurrect Howard University golf program with donation Two-time NBA MVP announces seven-figure donation to HBCUHoward to field first Division I golf program in 152-year historyHoward University is bringing back its long-dormant college golf program with an assist from Stephen Curry. The Golden State Warriors star announced a seven-figure donation on Mon...
18:39 2019-08-19

Bayern sign Philippe Coutinho on loan from Barcelona for £7.8m • ‘Like Bayern, I have big ambitions,’ says Coutinho• Bayern would have to pay £109.8m to make deal permanentBarcelona have loaned Philippe Coutinho to Bayern Munich for the season. The deal will cost Bayern £7.8m plus wages and the agreement also includes an option to buy fixed at £109.8m. Related:...
18:39 2019-08-19

Bolton postpone League One game with Doncaster owing to ‘welfare’ concerns • Bolton’s administrators not prepared to overwork young players• Club unable to sign players and risk Football League sanctionsBolton have postponed Tuesday’s home game with Doncaster owing to concern over the “welfare” of their young players.The League One club have been in administration since Ma...
18:39 2019-08-19

James Branch: ‘They want to see blood and gore’ James Branch tells Ian Probert what it feels like to land a fight-winning punch The post James Branch: ‘They want to see blood and gore’ appeared first on Boxing News....
19:00 2019-08-19

HBO staffers clash with division chief over streaming plans: Sources Plans by HBO’s new parent company to launch a Netflix rival is coming under fire from insiders — many of whom are pointing the finger at their new boss, John Stankey. Critics told The Post that AT&T’s plans to launch a new streaming service to compete with the likes of Netflix and Amazon are off......
19:00 2019-08-19

Protests erupt in West Papua over alleged police brutality, racism Protests that erupted in West Papua over the weekend turned violent Monday when demonstrators set fire to a parliament building and local stores in anger against alleged police brutality committed against ethnic Papuans....
20:00 2019-08-19

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

Plague-Infected Prairie Dogs Force Areas Near Denver to Be Closed to Public Plague-infected fleas affecting prairie dog colonies have forced closures in parts of Colorado, including wildlife areas and a suburb of Denver, as authorities say the fleas could spread the disease to pets and people.Read more......
20:26 2019-08-19

|BonangMathebasettoreturntoSABC1in2020innewTVproject TV personality Bonang Matheba will be returning to the South African public broadcaster with a new TV project in development set to air sometime in 2020 on SABC1....
20:26 2019-08-19

Mountune Ford Focus RS pack takes hot hatch to 513bhp New M520 MRX upgrade pack dramatically ups performance for less than £6000, arriving alongside cheaper 444bhp option Mountune has taken the Ford Focus RS to a whole new performance level with two new packages - the more powerful of them boosting the hot hatchback’s output to 513bhp.  The new packa...
20:26 2019-08-19

French waiter shot dead for making sandwich too slowly, witnesses say The unidentified customer shot the waiter in the shoulder with a handgun. The restaurant is in the Paris suburb of Noisy-le-Grand.        ...
20:26 2019-08-19

6 ways to create a website that’s accessible (and why it’s important to do so) Web accessibility is a bigger deal than you might think … Did you know that Beyonce’s website is under fire for its lack of accessibility? Or that Domino’s is fighting the Supreme Court over a website accessibility lawsuit filed by a blind customer? Lawsuits about accessibility for...
20:52 2019-08-19

Bitcoin traders in Israel fight bank lockouts with petition, lawsuits Israel‘s Bitcoin fans have formally lodged a petition that demands the nation’s banks disclose internal policies for dealing with proceeds of cryptocurrency trading, Globes reports. The move follows a series of lawsuits filed against financial institutions that refuse to accept money generated by se...
20:52 2019-08-19

How ‘The Equal Edit’ campaign is improving gender equality in Swedish history on Wikipedia During history lessons at school, we were taught about conflicts, innovation, and resolutions that made the world what it is today — without telling the stories of the other half the population. History really has been “his story” — it was written by men, for men, and you guessed it, about men. In t...
20:52 2019-08-19

Climate change will drive longer extreme heatwaves in summer If the world warms by more than 2°C, extreme summer heat and rain are likely to last longer and lead to flooding, with serious effects for farming and health...
20:52 2019-08-19

Costa Rica tainted alcohol death toll rises to 25; what you need to know about spotting it The Costa Rican Ministry of Health says 25 people have died from drinking tainted alcohol. Learn how to identify and avoid it when traveling.       ...
20:52 2019-08-19

Capital One buys defense-industrial investment bank KippsDeSanto The financial services company announced Monday that it has acquired KippsDeSanto, a Virginia-based investment bank focused on the aerospace and defense markets, for an undisclosed sum....
21:13 2019-08-19

Fermanagh bomb attack: Police chief urges politicians to 'take action' and 'not take peace for granted' after five attempts to murder officers this year Leaders in Northern Ireland need to "take action" to resolve the country's political crisis following five separate attempts to murder police officers, a leading policeman said today....
21:13 2019-08-19

Oracle notches appeals court win vs. Rimini Street, keeps $28.5 million in attorneys' fees The neverending Oracle vs. Rimini Street court battle may be nearing the finish line after the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals maintained an injunction and affirmed an attorneys fee award to Oracle....
21:13 2019-08-19

Briton Campbell smashes cycling speed record at 174mph British cyclist Neil Campbell has hit a speed record of more than 174mph to become the fastest man on bike with his pulsating ride at Elvington Airfield in North Yorkshire....
21:13 2019-08-19

Margot Robbie reveals her accent was too Australian for Australian television Margot Robbie spoke to Quentin Tarantino for Vogue Australia about her beginnings in the industry, which included the Australian show "Neighbours."        ...
21:39 2019-08-19

NBC correspondent Richard Engel welcomes second son: 'We couldn’t be more in love' NBC News' chief foreign correspondent Richard Engel and his wife Mary Forrest had their second child, Theo, over the weekend.        ...
21:39 2019-08-19

Huawei just got the ban reprieve it needs to release the Mate 30 Pro and Mate X August 19th marks the end of the temporary reprieve the US government gave Huawei after banning its access to American products, including hardware components as well as software licenses it needs to manufacture and sell all sorts of devices. But that doesn’t mean Huawei will no longer be able...
21:39 2019-08-19

Apple is now testing its Apple Arcade gaming service internally ahead of the iPhone 11 launch Apple announced its gaming-focused subscription service Apple Arcade back in March, revealing some of the details about the kind of gaming experience it wants to offer its customers. At the time, however, Apple hasn’t told the audience how much the service will cost and when it’ll launch...
21:39 2019-08-19

NYPD fires Officer Daniel Pantaleo in ‘chokehold’ death of Eric Garner NYPD cop Daniel Panatelo has been fired for causing the death of Eric Garner, Police Commissioner James O’Neill announced Monday. “The unintended consequence of Mr. Garner’s death must have a consequence of its own,” O’Neill said. “It is clear that Daniel Pantaleo can no longer effective...
21:39 2019-08-19

China is investing in Europe — but there are strings attached A feud between Beijing and the mayor of Prague offers an especially raw example of how China is trying to flex its muscles in Europe — with little tolerance for objections....
22:00 2019-08-19

Trump had a 'very good meeting' with Apple's Tim Cook about tariffs on iPhones, devices President Donald Trump said Apple CEO Tim Cook “made a very compelling argument” that tariffs on China will make it harder to compete with Samsung.       ...
22:00 2019-08-19

AI blends with beauty products for personalized skincare, products like smarter toothbrush Thanks to artificial intelligence and augmented reality, you can get more personalized options of skincare, a smarter toothbrush and makeup products.       ...
22:00 2019-08-19

Roku adds 'Kids & Family' destination to its free-to-watch Roku Channel The Roku Channel now has 7,000 free movies and TV shows for children and families to stream on Roku sticks, devices and smart televisions.       ...
22:00 2019-08-19

Ford launches its own esports virtual racing teams Ford plans to launch its own esports virtual racing teams. Under the name Fordzilla, the company will recruit top esports drivers for teams in France, Germany, Italy, Spain and the UK. The company will also invite star players to form a European team......
22:00 2019-08-19

Google Duo's low light mode brightens your nighttime video calls Following May's update that enabled eight-member video calls, the latest change to Google Duo allows users to better see each other in low lighting. Google cites homes in less affluent locations as the motivation behind this new feature. "In many pla......
22:00 2019-08-19

Stranger Things' Demogorgon will be a playable killer in 'Dead by Daylight' Dead by Daylight has added a string of major horror franchises to its lineup over the last few years, including Left 4 Dead, Halloween, The Texas Chainsaw Massacre, A Nightmare on Elm Street, Saw and Evil Dead. You can add another big series to that......
22:00 2019-08-19

Afghanistan vows to crush Islamic State havens after attack on wedding party Afghanistan's president on Monday vowed to "eliminate" all safe havens of the Islamic State group as the country marked a subdued 100th Independence Day after a horrific wedding attack claimed by the local IS affiliate....
22:26 2019-08-19

Homebuyer incentives in Barking: shared-ownership flats in new east London suburb come with free travel for a year 10,000 new homes with shared-ownership are available at Barking Riverside's new development, where homeowners are also offered incentives such as an NHS wellbeing initiative....
22:26 2019-08-19

Washington: outcry after last four wolves in pack killed by state hunters Environmental groups called deaths of wolves that had killed or wounded cows since 2018 ‘unbelievably tragic’The last four members of a wolf pack that preyed on cattle in a rural Washington state area bordering Canada have been killed by state hunters, prompting protests from environmental groups.Th...
22:26 2019-08-19

Survivors of Afghan wedding attack mourn: ‘It would be better if I had died’ The bomber detonated his explosives Saturday night in the middle of a dancing crowd in the wedding hall, killing 63 people and wounding nearly 200 others...
22:26 2019-08-19

Jihadi Jack hopes Canada will take him as Trudeau says laws will be enforced In response to a question about the Canadian citizenship of Jack Letts, also known as "Jihadi Jack," Justin Trudeau said Canada will make sure its laws are enforced....
22:26 2019-08-19

Development-focused Knicks add ex-Westchester coach Mike Miller to staff The Knicks have rounded out their coaching staff for next season with former Westchester coach Mike Miller. Miller — not to be confused with the sharpshooting former NBA champ with the Heat — won G League Coach of the Year in 2017-18. Now he gets a promotion to the NBA, filling the last ...
22:52 2019-08-19

Antonio Brown makes last-ditch effort in Raiders helmet crusade Antonio Brown is trying for the Helmetgate Hail Mary. The Raiders wide receiver is continuing his bizarre fight over which helmet he uses, despite the NFL and NFLPA shutting down his pleas. Brown wants to wear the Schutt Air Advantage that he has always used, but the league has deemed it unsafe. The...
22:52 2019-08-19

Fake Android apps downloaded millions of times Android users have downloaded fake apps which slow down their devices and drain their batteries millions of times according to research from Trend Micro.Researchers at the cybersecurity firm found 85 different photography and gaming apps that were filled with adware on the Google Play store. These f...
22:52 2019-08-19

Private jets, parties and eugenics: Jeffrey Epstein's bizarre world of scientists The billionaire financier and convicted sex offender famously mixed with presidents, models and film stars. But he also indulged his unorthodox beliefs by cultivating top scientistsAccording to his indictment, over the course of many years Jeffrey Epstein “sexually exploited and abused dozens of min...
22:52 2019-08-19

Trump Administration Delays Ban on Huawei Working With U.S. Firms The Trump administration extended the length of a license that has enabled China’s Huawei Technologies to continue working with U.S. customers despite national-security concerns....
22:52 2019-08-19

Man suffered groin blisters, severe burns after leaving hair removal cream on too long A man in the U.K. has allegedly been in the hospital for weeks and will remain there for several more after he reportedly left hair removal cream on his groin for a few minutes too long, resulting in gruesome blisters and painful burns....
23:39 2019-08-19

Save The Receipts for Your College Textbooks Heading back to class this fall? While some textbooks are moving to the cloud, there’s a good chance that you’ll have to buy or rent at least a few textbooks for your college classes. And there’s always that one professor who makes everyone buy the newest edition of the textbook, even though it cost...
23:39 2019-08-19

Don't Let Alexa, Siri, or Google Assistant Auto-Dial Companies We’ve talked about how fake business listings can show up on Google Maps despite Google’s regulations, and use the appearance of legitimacy to exploit customers and other business. As it turns out, it’s pretty easy for AI assistants to fall prey to fake information, too....
23:39 2019-08-19

Keep Your Home Address Private With a Google Alert Removing your home address from “people search” sites is a long, tedious, and sometimes costly process. So once you do it, you want it to stick. Unfortunately, says BoingBoing, this is not a one-and-done process. Even after you get delisted, your name will pop up in new databases....
23:39 2019-08-19

How to Give Feedback People Will Listen To The next time you need to offer feedback or criticism, think about the goal you’re trying to achieve—and then choose the method of feedback that is best suited to that goal....
23:39 2019-08-19

See the insane trailer for Ryan Murphy's first Netflix show, 'The Politician' 'Glee' and 'American Horror Story' creator Ryan Murphy's first Netflix show, 'The Politician' starring Gwyneth Paltrow, looks bonkers.        ...
00:00 2019-08-20

Wall Street rallies on hopes of global economic stimulus U.S. stocks climbed on Monday as reports of stimulus efforts in China and Germany calmed fears of a severe downturn in the global economy that were stoked last week as bond yields fell....
00:00 2019-08-20

Fed's Rosengren says cutting rates could worsen next downturn: Bloomberg Boston Federal Reserve Bank President Eric Rosengren on Monday signaled no willingness to support further interest rate cuts, saying that U.S. economic conditions are still good and that easing policy could encourage a worrying debt build-up....
00:00 2019-08-20

Brazilian states bypass Bolsonaro to discuss rainforest protection funding directly Brazilian states containing the country's Amazon rainforest said they want to negotiate directly with European nations who fund projects to curb deforestation after changes proposed by the federal government led Norway and Germany to suspend donations....
00:00 2019-08-20

Son, brother of outgoing Guatemalan president cleared of fraud A Guatemalan court on Monday acquitted a son and brother of outgoing President Jimmy Morales, after a corruption case that battered his popularity and sparked the leader's feud with a United Nations-backed anti-corruption commission....
00:00 2019-08-20

Petition Against Shah Faesal's Detention Filed In Delhi High Court A petition was filed in the Delhi High Court on Monday alleging that former bureaucrat Shah Faesal was illegally detained at the IGI Airport on August 14....
00:26 2019-08-20

As Chandrayaan 2 Nears The Moon, A Make-Or-Break Operation Today After nearly 30 days of interstellar travel, India's moonshot Chandrayaan 2 is nearing its target. In a make-or-break effort, the Indian space agency ISRO will manoeuvre the spacecraft into the lunar......
00:26 2019-08-20

What PM Modi Said About Revamped Parliament Building Before 2022 Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday said that he has asked government officials to look into requests by MPs' for modernising the parliament building by 2022, when the country is set to celebrate......
00:26 2019-08-20

Prairie dogs with the plague keep parts of Colorado wildlife refuge shut down The Rocky Mountain Arsenal National Wildlife Refuge is home to eagles, ducks, geese, bison, coyotes and deer, among other species.        ...
00:52 2019-08-20

Notre-Dame Construction Resumes in Paris, but Worries About Lead Remain Officials had shut down the work site over concerns about lead contamination. While stricter decontamination measures are now in place, concerns over safety persist....
00:52 2019-08-20