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Archaeologists discovered an invaluable cache of ritual artifacts at Pompeii

Enlarge / All these items were contained within a wooden box unearthed at the Archaeological Park of Pompeii. (credit: Cesare Abbate (ANSA)) Crystals, amber, amethyst, phallic amulets, glass beads, ...

Archaeologists discovered an invaluable cache of ritual artifacts at Pompeii

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Pompeii ruins 'hiding 10 unexploded WW2 bombs,' archaeologists warn At least 10 unexploded bombs dropped by the Allies during World War II are believed to be near the ruins of Pompeii, archaeologists warn, according to a local report...
00:39 2019-07-09

Church of the Apostles discovered near Sea of Galilee, archaeologists say The Church of the Apostles, which is said to have been built over the house of Jesus’ disciples Peter and Andrew, has been discovered near Israel’s Sea of Galilee, according to a team of American and Israeli archaeologists....
18:01 2019-07-31

Pompeii 'sorcerer’s treasure trove' discovered, with bones, skull charms and gems for rituals Archaeologists have uncovered some incredible treasures buried in Pompeii in recent memory, including an ancient fast-food joint, a long-lost fresco and a the buried remains of a racehorse....
20:52 2019-08-13

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16:26 2019-07-02

10 Sacred (and Sometimes Scary) Ritual Masks Masks are one of the few things on the earth that connect all of humanity throughout time. We have created ritual masks since our very beginnings in order to disguise, protect, or entertain.  ...
02:13 2019-05-22

Bloodstained: Ritual of the Night: The Kotaku Review Genre is mostly bullshit. It’s useful for discussion and for imagining where a certain game exists on the continuum of innovation and progress. These discussions are important, and for them, we need genre. But genre doesn’t do a lot for games, especially once they start to borrow from each other, fo...
20:52 2019-06-28

Never-before-seen Native American artifacts to go on display Never-before-seen artifacts from 18th-century Native American culture that tell the story between the First Nations and the Europeans "they fought against and alongside" are set to go on display at Fort Ticonderoga in New York....
19:00 2019-08-16

Hajj pilgrimage culminates with Satan stoning ritual Almost 2.5 million Muslim pilgrims took part in the "stoning of the devil" ritual on Sunday - the last major ritual of the annual hajj pilgrimage.        ...
00:26 2019-08-13

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03:26 2019-06-22

Muslim pilgrims converge on Jamarat for ritual stoning of the devil Muslims from around the world hurled pebbles at a giant wall in a symbolic stoning of the devil on Sunday, the start of the riskiest part of the annual haj pilgrimage in Saudi Arabia, where hundreds died in a crush four years ago....
23:00 2019-08-11

How to use advanced configurations of Apple's content cache service The macOS content cache service's default configurations aren't one-size-fits-all. Learn how to use Apple's advanced configurations to adapt to any enterprise network....
16:39 2019-08-19

Pompeii row erupts between rival scientific factions Volcanologists say excavations by archaeologists are destroying useful clues about lava flowIt is one of the most ambitious archaeological missions ever undertaken. The Great Pompeii Project promises remarkable discoveries about life in the Roman empire, including the genetic profiles of the town’s ...
08:52 2019-07-22

Unexploded World War II bombs may still be buried at Pompeii Mt. Vesuvius erupted in March 1944. (credit: American B-25 Mitchell Bombers Flying Past Vesuvius, March 17–21, 1944, Unknown photographer. Gelatin silver print, 4 7/16 x 5 13/16 in (11.3 x 14.7 cm). Archive of Raymond D. Yusi, Army Corps of Engineers) Every now and again, real-life archaeology sou...
17:26 2019-07-08

Investigators Say a Ring Smuggled $145 Million in Ancient Artifacts It focused on treasures from six separate countries, and was led by Subhash Kapoor, one of the world’s largest antiquities smugglers, a criminal complaint says....
03:26 2019-07-11

France returns stolen ancient artifacts to Pakistan France returned more than 400 stolen artifacts to the government of Pakistan on Tuesday, including ancient busts, vases, urns and goblets, some dating to the second and third millennia B.C....
22:00 2019-07-02

In photos: Sotheby's to auction artifacts from space missions Artifacts from the Apollo missions are shown on July 12, 2019, in New York City, to be featured in an upcoming Sotheby's auction dedicated to space exploration in celebration of the 50th anniversary of the historic moon landing....
21:39 2019-07-12

German Kaiser's heir wants seized artifacts back Descendants of the last German Kaiser are demanding the return of thousands of valuable paintings that were confiscated after the monarchy's downfall in 1918. Some of the works are currently on display in public museums....
10:52 2019-07-13

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14:13 2019-08-16

Traces of five drugs found on 1000-year-old South American ritual kit Cocaine and components of ayahuasca were detected on an ancient pouch found in Bolivia, providing evidence of hallucinogen use in pre-Columbian times...
17:39 2019-05-21

Cloudflare Drops 8Chan, Initiating New Ineffective Ritual That Follows Mass Violence Following a mass shooting in El Paso, Texas, on Saturday that left at least 20 people dead and dozens more injured, an anonymous forum at the center of the tragedy, 8chan, is no longer protected by the website security firm Cloudflare. The company’s abandonment of 8chan leaves the online shitbox vul...
04:13 2019-08-06

Virginia Beach police zero in on shooter's weapons cache and job background Virginia Beach Police are honing in on the suspect in the shooting that killed 12 people at the Virginia Beach municipal center on Friday, examining both his background as a city employee as well as his collection of weaponry. ...
03:26 2019-06-02

NASA's Curiosity Rover Finds Clay Cache on Mars Curiosity Mars rover at a region of the Red Planet called the "clay-bearing unit" has revealed the highest amounts of clay minerals ever found during the mission, NASA has said....
18:26 2019-05-30

How to use Apple's content cache service to boost network performance The content cache service allows organizations to store downloaded applications and system updates for distribution to client devices across LANs while minimizing the impact across the WAN connection....
19:26 2019-08-16

Plastic surgeon caught with huge cache of weapons in his BMW: cops A Long Island plastic surgeon was caught with an enormous cache of weapons in his car — that included five fully loaded assault rifles, body armor and more than 1,600 rounds of ammunition, police said Wednesday. Tuckahoe Police officers looking into a report that Matthew J. Bonanno, 47, had th...
05:52 2019-08-15

2 Terrorists Killed In Encounter in J&K's Kulgam, Cache Of Arms Seized Two terrorists were killed today in an encounter with security forces in Kulgam district of Jammu and Kashmir. A cache of arms and ammunition were recovered from the site....
10:39 2019-05-22

Evidence Suggests an Underground of Roman Sorcery in Pompeii Experts have found a treasure trove of unusual objects concealed in Pompeii and it is theorized that the objects belonged to a Roman sorcerer who used them in the casting of spells. ...
04:39 2019-08-14

Romans in Pompeii Repaired the Roads with Molten Iron The buried city of Pompeii continues to provide many insights into Roman society, economy, and culture. The ash and pumice, that fell on Pompeii from Mount Vesuvius, froze the city in time. A recent study of its road system, however, has provided another fascinating insight. It appears that the reso...
14:39 2019-05-21

Pompeii: The Ancient Roman City Frozen in Time In the Campania region of Italy near the modern day city of Naples, there was once a prosperous Roman city - Pompeii. ...
06:52 2019-07-07

137 More Giant Artifacts Found in Deep Forest Around the Plain of Jars The Plain of Jars in the Xieng Khouang plain of Laos is a curious phenomenon that has had archaeologists and the like scratching their heads for years. The unusual site has thousands of megalithic stone jars scattered across nearly one hundred sites deep in the mountains of northern Laos, and has fa...
14:39 2019-05-21

Apollo 11: Smithsonian showcases stunning Moon landing artifacts On July 20, 1969, Neil Armstrong stepped from the Eagle Lunar Module and made his “one giant leap for mankind.” To celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 Moon landing, the Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum is showcasing a host of stunning artifacts from the epic mission....
11:00 2019-06-15

Norman Artifacts Indicate Long-lost Monastery Has Been Found in Ireland In Ireland a long-lost 13th century monastery has been found along with a large number of medieval artifacts. Monastic farms and other buildings that belonged to French and Norman monks who had settled in Ireland were unearthed. ...
22:26 2019-08-02

Fascinating Artifacts from the Battle of the Egadi Islands are Pulled from the Depths Underwater archaeologists have recovered a treasure trove of artifacts off the coast of Sicily from the site of the first ancient naval battle ever discovered , including warship rams, helmets, armor, and weapons dating back 2,000 years. What was the Battle of the Egadi Islands? The artifacts are th...
21:13 2019-08-01

Turin, Italy, police seize missile, weapons cache from far-right 'extremists' A police task force in Turin, Italy, seized an air-to-air missile along with dozens of other weapons during raids on far-right extremists, law enforcement officials said Monday....
01:26 2019-07-16

Ten unexploded allied bombs at Pompeii, Italian paper reports Explosives are yet to be located within archaeological area, according to investigationAt least 10 unexploded bombs dropped by the allies during the second world war are hidden within the foundations of the archaeological site of Pompeii, Italian media have reported.In August 1943, allied air forces...
00:39 2019-07-08

Must Farm: Britain's Pompeii Reveals Burning Bronze Age Secrets Dubbed ‘Britain’s Pompeii,’ Must Farm is an amazingly well-preserved Bronze Age site in Cambridgeshire, England. The 3,000-year-old site has made international archaeology news headlines time and again for fantastic discoveries. Tools, housing, and even vitrified food have all been impeccably preser...
13:00 2019-06-12

Encased In Pompeii’s Volcanic Ash ’10 Unexploded Bombs’ Take Over Italian Headlines In a conflict that killed almost 70 million people, it hardly comes as a surprise that archaeologists dig up so much left over junk.  ...
04:13 2019-07-09

Lost Artifacts of the Great Pyramid: The Mysterious Case of the Dixon Relics There is a certain perception of the Great Pyramid as an utterly void arrangement of empty halls and chambers, strangely bereft of artifacts and inscriptions that might offer clues to its construction.  ...
00:39 2019-05-31

Hong Kong police seize huge explosives cache ahead of rallies One man has been arrested after "very powerful" explosives were found at a storage unit used by a pro-independence group. Weeks of sometimes violent protests spurred a fresh rally calling on police to restore order....
15:39 2019-07-20

The ‘modern Pompeii’: Mayor wants Italian-Americans to help restore ruined village An Italian politician wants Italian Americans to help him raise the funds to build a new village of Poggioreale, which was virtually destroyed by an earthquake a half-century ago. It’s now a ghost town after most of its residents left for good. The local school was half-destroyed, and a calendar on ...
06:00 2019-07-07

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12:52 2019-07-18

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14:33 2019-05-21

Archaeologists find evidence of Biblical conquest of Jerusalem Archaeologists excavating on Mount Zion in Jerusalem have uncovered evidence of the Babylonian conquest of the city, appearing to confirm a Biblical account of its destruction....
07:39 2019-08-13

From archaeologists to vets, UK widens list of desired immigrants Britain needs a wider range of immigrants to tackle shortages of workers ranging from archaeologists and architects to vets and web developers, government advisors said on Wednesday, just days after figures showed immigration had fallen to a five-year low....
19:26 2019-05-29

German archaeologists suggest Biblical-era Philistines came from Europe New historical research in Germany has given some clues as to the origins of the ancient Philistines. DNA testing on bones found in a cemetery on the Israeli coast suggest Aegean beginnings....
23:13 2019-07-04

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

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15:52 2019-06-13

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21:52 2019-07-05

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10:39 2019-08-11

Archaeologists Find Rare Viking-Age Boat Burials in Sweden One of the burials, believed to date to the 10th century, contained the remains of a man, a horse and a dog. A researcher called the graves “exceptional” and a “once in a lifetime opportunity.”...
22:52 2019-07-11

Archaeologists have searched for the Church of the Apostles for years. They say they've found it near the Sea of Galilee The Church of the Apostles was long-rumored to have been built near the shores of the Sea of Galilee in Israel. A group of archaelogists said they found it in June....
21:26 2019-07-31

Archaeologists discover bizarre ‘Jars of the Dead’ hidden in Laos Just like today, people who lived hundreds of years ago had rituals and traditions associated with death. Methods of burial or tributes to deceased individuals often vary greatly from one culture to the next, and archaeologists are learning more about one of the more mysterious ancient customs origi...
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16:39 2019-07-18

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12:52 2019-07-11

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23:00 2019-07-03

Marine Archaeologists Drain Sea To Investigate Underwater Building At Salamis Ruins The Greek Ministry of Culture has announced a major discovery by marine archaeologists off the island of Salamis. It has been revealed that divers and researchers have found a monumental structure or building. ...
21:13 2019-06-18

Lost Biblical City Where Philistines Gave Refuge to King David Found, Archaeologists Say Archaeologists digging in southern Israel near the modern city of Kiryat Gat claim to have found an ancient biblical city from the time of the legendary King David. The ancient Philistine city was discovered by researchers from the Hebrew University in Jerusalem, the Israel Antiquities Authority and...
12:52 2019-07-11

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18:52 2019-07-19

This Could Be the Most Earth-Like Exoplanet Discovered Yet Scientists have discovered a pair of temperate, Earth-sized exoplanet candidates around a nearby star, according to a new paper. What makes this planetary system stand out from all the others discovered in recent years is just how similar one of its planets may be to Earth.Read more......
00:52 2019-06-20

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07:13 2019-05-29

'Vast' far-right disinformation networks discovered in EU Millions of Europeans are being exposed to far-right propaganda on Facebook ahead of the EU elections, a report by the Avaaz NGO shows. The activists say their research prompted an "unprecedented" cleanup by Facebook....
11:00 2019-05-22

New problem discovered in Boeing’s troubled 737 Max jet A new computer problem has been found in the troubled Boeing 737 Max that will further delay the plane’s return to flying after two deadly crashes, according to two people familiar with the matter. The latest flaw in the plane’s computer system was discovered by Federal Aviation Administ...
18:52 2019-06-27

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15:00 2019-08-08

World War II bomb discovered in Berlin A World War II bomb has been found near the German capital's famous Alexanderplatz. Authorities have said the detonator of the 100-kilogram behemoth was still intact....
00:00 2019-06-15

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16:26 2019-06-22

Scientists just discovered a planet shaped like a football If you were to make a list of exoplanets that would be worth visiting in person, WASP-121b wouldn’t be anywhere near the top of your list. There are plenty of exoplanets out there that wouldn’t be comfortable for humans, but WASP-121b is a special kind of hostile, not to mention a shape ...
03:26 2019-08-02

New dinosaur species discovered in South Africa Researchers in South Africa have discovered a new species of dinosaur. The newly named dino remains had been laying misidentified in storage collections for three decades....
06:52 2019-08-07

New feline dubbed the ‘fox-cat’ discovered on French island That’s one foxy cat! A new species of feline — known locally as the fox-cat — may have been discovered on the French Mediterranean island of Corsica, according to the French National Office of Hunting and Wildlife (ONCFS). The gray-tailed critter had long prowled the island —...
19:26 2019-06-13

‘Sensational’ Viking boat graves discovered Two Viking boat graves have been uncovered in Sweden in what archaeologists are describing as a “sensational” discovery. One grave, which was intact, contained the remains of a man, a horse and a dog, according to archaeological service Arkeologerna (The Archaeologists), which announced the finds. A...
02:13 2019-07-09

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17:13 2019-07-03

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22:13 2019-05-25

We've discovered a massive dinosaur-era river delta under the sea Some of the first dinosaurs may have lived and hunted on the largest delta plain ever discovered, which was 10 times the size of the Amazon river delta...
15:00 2019-05-21

Unexploded firebomb discovered in Thai capital Thai authorities recovered an unexploded firebomb at a market in central Bangkok on Wednesday in what they said was a device left over from coordinated attacks last week that wounded four people....
08:00 2019-08-07

Rare albino panda discovered in China The bear seen on camera in Sichuan province is believed to be only one or two years old. Massive conservation efforts have seen the wild panda population begin to bounce back across southern China....
18:00 2019-05-27

New archaeological layer discovered at L’Anse aux Meadows Enlarge / Paul Ledger and Véronique Forbes examining the cultural horizon. (credit: Linus Girdland-Flink) L’Anse aux Meadows in Newfoundland is famed for being a site where Norse travelers set up a colony hundreds of years before Europe at large became aware of North America's existence. The colon...
01:00 2019-07-18

A gem hunter accidentally discovered a new dinosaur species Gem hunters and paleontologists have a lot in common. Both spend a lot of time sifting through dirt and rock in the hopes of finding things that have been hidden for countless years and every so often their tireless quests overlap. Bob Foster, an Australian gem hunter, knows this better than most, a...
04:26 2019-06-05

Remains of one the world’s oldest known mosques discovered The remains of a 1,200-year-old mosque have been discovered in Israel’s Negev desert. The ancient structure is one of the earliest known mosques in the world, according to experts. The building was found by the Israel Antiquities Authority, which says that the discovery is an extremely unusual one. ...
21:39 2019-07-23

Scientists may have discovered a way to make Mars habitable In a new paper published in Nature Astronomy, researchers explain how a thin layer of aerogel — a highly porous, virtually weightless material — could make huge regions of Mars more habitable....
19:13 2019-07-17

Scientists chasing waterfalls discovered something they aren't used to We often think waterfalls indicate ancient tectonic or glacial activity – but it turns out they can form all by themselves without these external influences...
15:00 2019-05-21

Bow of WW II US submarine discovered near remote Alaskan island The bow of the World War II submarine USS Grunion has been discovered 77 years after the sub went missing off the remote Aleutian Islands in Alaska on her first war patrol....
19:13 2019-07-31

Missing California mom’s car discovered hundreds of miles from home A California mom vanished a day before her car was discovered abandoned on a bridge hundreds of miles from her home, authorities said. Tiffany Clark, 38, was reported missing Monday after she was last seen heading home from work to Calaveras County, news station KTXL reported. Her daughter, Michaela...
20:13 2019-07-04

Adorable New Species of Flying Squirrel Discovered in China A newly described species of flying squirrel is teaching researchers more about these enigmatic, tree-hopping rodents, but its threatened status means scientists will have to act fast.Read more......
00:13 2019-07-19

Scientists may have discovered one of the oldest Christian churches in the world Scientists may have discovered one of the oldest Christian churches in the world by using muon radiography to scan a mysterious subterranean building located in the ancient Russian city of Derbent....
01:52 2019-07-12

Oldest Denisovan art discovered on 100,000-year-old bone fragments Etchings on pieces of ancient bone found in China could be the clearest evidence yet found that the mysterious Denisovans were capable of advanced cognition...
15:39 2019-07-18

More on DataSpii: How extensions hide their data grabs—and how they’re discovered Enlarge / You can trust us! (credit: Irakli Kalandarishvili / EyeEm / Getty) In our 5,000 word piece on "DataSpii," we explained how researcher Sam Jadali spent tens of thousands of dollars investigating the murky Internet ecosystem of browser extensions that collect and share your Web history. T...
20:26 2019-07-18

Bizarre duck-billed dinosaur discovered in Texas The newly-identified dinosaur Aquilarhinus palimentus or "shovel-chinned eagle nose." was actually found in Texas in the 1980s.       ...
20:00 2019-07-15

Critical flaw in WordPress live chat discovered Security researchers have discovered a critical flaw in WordPress Live Chat Support which can be exploited by an attacker without the need for valid credentials.Over 50,000 websites have installed the WordPress plugin designed to provide websites with a free way to offer live chat support to their v...
03:39 2019-06-12

Human-sized penguin fossil discovered in New Zealand New species said to have been four times heavier than emperor penguinA giant penguin that stood as tall as a person has been identified from fossil leg bones discovered by an amateur palaeontologist on New Zealand’s South Island.At 1.6 metres and 80kg (12st), the new species, Crossvallia waiparensis...
19:00 2019-08-14

Rare lava lake discovered on remote island is one of only eight Lava lakes are rare -- before this week, only seven were known. Now, scientists have discovered lava lake No. 8 on the Mount Michael, an active volcano on remote Saunders Island in the South Sandwich Islands....
20:39 2019-07-05

She thought she had a customer service job but soon discovered she was working for cybercriminals Arnica Valka was one of the world's most notorious cybercrime villages. In this excerpt from Kate Fazzini's "Kingdom of Lies," one former hacker from the town explains how she got drawn in....
15:13 2019-06-11

419 million-year-old fossilized forest discovered in China The fossilized remains of a 419 million-year-old forest have been found in China, giving researchers new insights into a time when life began to emerge from the sea. The site, which is approximately the size of 35 soccer fields (250,000 square meters, or 2.6 million square feet), was discovered near...
02:26 2019-08-10

419-million-year-old fossilized forest discovered in China The fossilized remains of a 419-million-year-old forest have been found in China, giving researchers new insights into a time when life began to emerge from the sea. The site, which is approximately the size of 35 soccer fields (250,000 square meters, or 2.6 million square feet), was discovered near...
04:39 2019-08-10

Byzantine baptism font discovered at Nativity Church A Byzantine baptism font was discovered during renovation works at the Nativity Church, Palestinian officials said on Saturday. (June 22)        ...
20:26 2019-06-22

New Planet Discovered In Orbit Of Young Milky Way Star A second planet has been discovered circling Beta Pictoris, a fledgling star in our own galaxy offering astronomers a rare glimpse of a planetary system in the making, according to a study published......
05:39 2019-08-20

Rabid skunks discovered in Benson, Sierra Vista COCHISE COUNTY, Ariz. – After two skunks tested positive for rabies in Cochise County this month, officials are advising residents to be on alert when encountering wildlife in the area. According to Cochise County Sheriff’s Office, two skunks were diagnosed with rabies in the past three ...
21:52 2019-05-31

Scientists discovered a new shark species that glows in the dark Once you get down deep enough in Earth’s oceans, sunlight is hard to come by. But rather than stumble around in the dark in search of food, creatures that live at extreme depths have found ways to make their own light. It’s called bioluminescence and it’s what gives fireflies their...
19:00 2019-07-23

Bronx man wanted by NYPD discovered locked in trunk of car A Bronx man wanted by the NYPD was arrested in Pennsylvania on Wednesday after he was found locked in the trunk of a car, a report said. Leon Cyheime Parks, 25, was discovered in a 2016 Dodge Challenger by an employee at an auto auction in Lancaster County, Pa., according to Lancaster Online. “...
08:39 2019-05-31

Rihanna Discovered Her Mini Doppelgänger and She'll Make You Do a Double Take Either Rihanna is aging in reverse or she's been hiding her daughter from the world, because there's simply no other explanation for this doppelgänger. The singer had......
06:52 2019-07-24

Giant, possibly carnivorous parrot discovered in New Zealand The meter-tall "Heracles inexpectatus" roamed New Zealand nearly 20 million years ago. Scientists say it may have eaten other parrots with a beak that "could crack wide open anything it fancied."...
01:13 2019-08-08

How Old Are The Thousands Of Bones Discovered Beneath Vatican? 500 Years? 50, Possibly 5? In Rome, in the summer of 1983, a 15-year-old girl vanished on her way home from a music lesson and in the ongoing search for her body thousands of bones have been unearthed by investigators in two ossuary chambers beneath the Vatican. ...
01:26 2019-07-23

This guy followed 'Red Dead Redemption 2' characters for a full day and discovered just how detailed the game really is YouTube/DefendTheHouse "Red Dead Redemption 2," out now for PlayStation 4 and Xbox One, is one of the most detailed video games ever developed. One YouTuber spent a full day following around a handful of non-playable characters (NPCs), and discovered just how detailed the game really is. Visit Busi...
14:26 2019-07-22

The World’s Oldest Talking Vagina is Discovered…in an Austrian Abbey! The Vagina Monologues is a play written by Eve Ensler which featured on an Off-Broadway run in 1996 at Westside Theatre exploring consensual and nonconsensual sex, body image, genital mutilation, and sexual life through the eyes of women of various races and sexualities.  ...
05:26 2019-08-01

Three newly discovered exoplanets orbit a star 73 light years away Three new planets, which orbit a star situated 73 light years away from Earth, have been found. The trio are among the smallest and nearest exoplanets known to date...
19:39 2019-07-31

25 Ancient Gold-Filled Warrior Tombs Discovered in Spain Archaeologists excavating in Spain have discovered 25 tombs of suspected warrior aristocrats containing hoards of artifacts and gold.  ...
21:52 2019-08-16

Three Incredible Mario Kart Wii Shortcut Glitches Discovered Within 24 Hours Mario Kart Wii remains the best-selling game in the series, and despite being over a decade old, players are still discovering new secrets hidden deep inside its 31 courses. Just last week, three new shortcuts were discovered, continuing the race to try and find one for every course in the game....
00:26 2019-07-20

Explorer who discovered Titanic wants to learn Amelia Earhart's fate The deep-sea explorer who discovered the ship-wrecked Titanic will set out next month on a mission to solve the disappearance of famous aviator Amelia Earhart....
16:00 2019-07-24

Tiny shark discovered in Gulf of Mexico turns out to be new species NEW ORLEANS — A pocket-sized pocket shark found in the Gulf of Mexico has turned out to be a new species. And the mysterious pouches that it’s named for, up near its front fins? Scientists say they squirt little glowing clouds into the ocean. Researchers from around the Gulf and in New York ha...
05:26 2019-07-20

One of the Oldest Islamic Holy Sites in the World Discovered in Israel The remains of a 1,200-year-old mosque have been unearthed in Israel’s Negev desert and it’s being celebrated as one of the earliest known mosques in the world. ...
06:52 2019-07-24

Cops find mom of 4-year-old discovered wandering on Brooklyn street Police on Monday evening located the mother of a 4-year-old girl who had been found earlier in the day wandering alone on a south Brooklyn street, cops said. Authorities found the kid walking alone at about 9 a.m. on Shore Parkway and 27th Avenue near Calvert Vaux Playground in Gravesend, police sai...
05:26 2019-08-06

Birthplace of England's '9-day queen,' Jane Grey, discovered under park Archaeologists have uncovered what may be the foundations of the childhood home of Lady Jane Grey — a relative of King Henry VIII and Queen of England for nine days in July 1553....
23:26 2019-07-02

'Underground terror tunnel dug from Gaza into Israel' discovered, military says An “underground terror tunnel dug from Gaza into Israel” was discovered in the southern part of the Gaza strip, Israel Defense Forces announced on Monday....
04:00 2019-07-09

'Giant wombat' fossil discovered by council workers in Australia Fossilised jaw of baby diprotodon, a type of megafauna extinct for millennia, extracted in NSW by Australian MuseumA “giant wombat” fossil has been discovered by local council workers in the Monaro region of southern New South Wales.Two Snowy Monaro regional council employees found the fossilised ja...
06:00 2019-06-28

NASA’s Juno just discovered that Jupiter and Earth have something important in common NASA’s Juno spacecraft has delivered some of the most stunning glimpses of the gas giant that mankind has ever seen, but it’s also taught scientists a lot about how the planet works. We now know that its storms stretch far deeper into the planet than previously assumed and that Jupiter&r...
15:13 2019-05-21

Body parts found in gator after Florida man discovered dead FORT MEADE, Fla. (AP) — Officials are investigating the death of a man discovered floating in a Florida canal with some of his remains found inside an alligator. The Ledger reports that a person found the body floating west of Fort Meade and saw an alligator had parts of it in its mo...
01:00 2019-06-30

Scientists discovered table salt on Jupiter’s moon, Europa Europa, a frozen moon around Jupiter, is believed to be one of the most habitable worlds in the solar system. It was first imaged in detail by the Voyager 1 probe in 1979, revealing a surface almost devoid of large craters. This suggested that water regularly floods up from inside, resurfacing the s...
18:39 2019-06-19

Still Snarling After 40,000 Years, a Giant Pleistocene Wolf Discovered in Yakutia Reports of a the sensational find of head of a toothy beast with its brain intact that has been preserved since prehistoric times in permafrost, have been a delight for archaeologists and the like.  ...
08:13 2019-06-11

Severed head of a giant 40,000-year-old wolf discovered in Russia Last summer, a Russian man was strolling along the shore of the local Tirekhtyakh River in Yakutia when he came upon a grisly sight: the severed head of an ancient wolf....
11:39 2019-06-12

Ancient 3,400-year-old palace discovered after drought reveals ruins The incredible ruins of an ancient palace in Iraqi Kurdistan have emerged from the waters of the Tigris River. A team of German and Kurdish archaeologists reports that, in fall 2018, receding waters in the Mosul Dam reservoir unexpectedly revealed the remains in the ancient city, Kemune. The Bronze ...
19:00 2019-07-02

Newly-discovered fossilized school of fish is like a snapshot in time Finding a single fossil of an animal that died some 50 million years ago is cool. Finding two? That’s just plain awesome. But what about finding 259 of them at once? Well, there just isn’t a word in the English language to describe that level of greatness. That’s exactly what resea...
18:13 2019-05-31

Wild bees' nest made entirely out of plastic discovered in Argentina The first report of a bee’s nest made entirely from plastic comes from Argentina. The leafcutter bees created cells out of what may be bits of old plastic bags...
21:00 2019-05-30

Body of suspected MS-13 victim discovered in Long Island park The decomposing corpse of what cops believe is a victim of MS-13 has been discovered in a Long Island park, law enforcement sources said Saturday. The remains were found in the Massapequa Preserve, just 100 to 150 feet from where another victim of the brutal gang, 19-year-old Julio Espantzay, was fo...
16:13 2019-05-26

3,500-Year-Old Hittite Hieroglyphs Discovered In Anatolian Cattle Barn Archaeologists digging in the Gülşehir district of central Nevşehir province in Turkey's historical Cappadocia region have discovered 3,500-year-old Hittite hieroglyphs built into the walls of a barn which will greatly add to our understanding of this spectacular ancient kingdom. ...
20:39 2019-05-27

Fossil of 'super bird,' three times larger than ostrich, discovered Researchers have recently discovered the fossils of one of the largest birds that ever lived, estimating it weighed nearly 1,000 pounds and stood more than 10 feet tall....
20:01 2019-06-27

Fungi that draws gold from its surroundings discovered in Western Australia Interaction that could signal new gold deposits ‘had to be seen to be believed’, CSIRO researcher says Fungi that draws gold from its surroundings has been discovered in Western Australia, stunning scientists who say it could signal new deposits.Found near Boddington, south of Perth, the strain of t...
10:00 2019-05-24

Cops find owner of prosthetic ear discovered on Florida beach These Florida cops have had it up to ‘ear.’ Authorities on Thursday finally tracked down the owner of a rubber prosthetic ear that turned up at the Manatee Public Beach over the weekend. “Have you lost an ear?” the Holmes Beach Police Department posted on Tuesday. “This...
21:52 2019-06-20

Belgian monks brew beer to newly discovered recipe Connoisseurs of Belgium's world-renowned beer will soon be able to taste a range of special brews made according to recipes that have been sitting untouched in the archives of Grimbergen Abbey for more than 200 years....
22:13 2019-05-22

Aretha Franklin: three handwritten wills discovered in home, lawyer says Attorney says he does not know if documents, one of which was found under cushions, are legalThree handwritten wills have been found in the suburban Detroit home of Aretha Franklin, months after the death of the “Queen of Soul”, including one that was discovered under cushions in the living room, a ...
15:26 2019-05-21

Newly-Discovered 'Vibranium' Fish Named in Honor of Wakanda While SCUBA diving off the coast of Zanzibar, marine biologist Luiz Rocha saw a fish he had never seen before. He sent a photograph to his collaborator Yi-Kai Tea, currently a Ph.D. candidate at the University of Sydney, who confirmed that it was a new species of fairy wrasse from the genus Cirrhila...
17:39 2019-07-12

Secretive new frog species from ancient lineage discovered in India A new species of frog discovered on the forest floor in India’s Western Ghat mountain range is the only member of an ancient lineage stretching back millions of years...
18:00 2019-05-21

Scientists discovered a massive 11-foot bird that would have weighed as much as a polar bear Roadwork broke open a cave on the Crimean Peninsula in 2018 which allowed scientists to discover the bone of a giant, flightless bird. The femur (or thighbone) was an unusual bone to find in Europe. "We don't have enough data yet to say whether it was most closely related to ostriches or to other bi...
06:13 2019-06-28

Crêpes of wrath: unknown John Steinbeck tale of a chef discovered The Amiable Fleas, which charts a cuisinier’s comical love for his cat Apollo has been translated into English for the first timeA whimsical short story by John Steinbeck, in which the usually less cheery author tells the story of a temperamental French chef’s love for his cat, is being published in...
20:39 2019-07-31

Gizmodo This Could Be the Most Earth-Like Exoplanet Discovered Yet | Kotaku The Ranger Class Is Gett Gizmodo This Could Be the Most Earth-Like Exoplanet Discovered Yet | Kotaku The Ranger Class Is Getting Some Changes In D&D (And Baldur’s Gate 3) | Jalopnik The Mercedes F1 Team Figured Out How to Hack Its Steering Into an Aerodynamic Aid | Lifehacker How to Tell If You’re Boring | The Takeout A...
04:39 2019-06-20

America's dirtiest beaches list revised after errors discovered Is your beach safe? List of America's dirtiest beaches was revised after the group found errors in its study. Fewer beaches had unsafe bacteria levels       ...
21:39 2019-08-09

Newly discovered ancient predator named after Han Solo’s Millennium Falcon Hundreds of fossils of a primordial sea creature with rake-like claws and a head resembling the Millennium Falcon spaceship of “Star Wars” fame have been unearthed in Canada....
01:39 2019-08-01

‘It’s a big concern’: Dozens of dead fish discovered in Moncton’s Jones Lake David Ford, who lives near the lake, says he was walking his dogs along the water on Sunday night when he came across the dead and rotting fish littering the shoreline....
05:00 2019-06-18

Gigantic black hole with mass 40 billion times the Sun discovered by astronomers Astronomers have potentially discovered a supermassive black hole located 700 million light years from Earth that has a mass 40 billion times that of the Sun....
10:00 2019-08-07

Elephant Man’s newly discovered grave gets official plaque more than 100 years after his death Officials in the U.K. have placed a plaque at the newly discovered gravesite of Joseph Merrick, who is known as the "Elephant Man," more than a century after he died...
23:26 2019-05-28

Massive black hole the mass of 40 billion suns discovered by astronomers Astronomers believe they have discovered a supermassive black hole located 700 million light-years from Earth — and it has a mass 40 billion times that of the Sun....
04:00 2019-08-08

Chef named Ryans claims she was fired when manager discovered her gender A Brooklyn pastry chef with a male-sounding name was hired sight unseen at a Manhattan restaurant because bosses thought she was a man — and promptly fired when she showed up and they learned she was a woman, a lawsuit claims. Ryans McGovern says she was hired for the $16-an-hour gig at Hudson Hall’...
05:26 2019-06-09

World's scariest doll discovered by woman who wrongly insists it's not scary The “scary doll” subgenre is alive and well. In the coming months, audiences will see the return of Chucky, another installment of Annabelle, and Dee Wallace taking on a whole trunk of the things. While it seems like a great time to be a fan of getting spooked by inanimate objects, scary dolls may b...
19:39 2019-06-07

NSW police say USB drive discovered on alleged Sydney stabbing attacker – video NSW police commissioner Mick Fuller speaks to the media in Sydney about the arrest of a 20-year-old man who allegedly went on a stabbing rampage in Sydney's CBD. The western Sydney man was arrested on Tuesday after he allegedly stabbed a 41-year-old woman at the Hotel CBD about 2pm and then tried to...
21:26 2019-08-14

An Astounding Amount of Water Has Been Discovered Beneath the Martian North Pole Using ground-penetrating radar, scientists detected a massive reservoir of frozen water sandwiched by layers of sand beneath the northern polar ice cap on Mars. This reservoir contains so much ice that, if melted and brought to the surface, it would submerge the entire planet. Read more......
19:52 2019-05-23

Ancient city gate from the time of King David discovered in Israel Archaeologists in Israel’s Golan Heights have discovered an ancient city gate from the time of King David. The find was made during an excavation at the ancient city of Bethsaida. “There are not too many monumental discoveries dating from the reign of King David,” Rami Arav, associate professor at t...
22:39 2019-06-21

Remains of one the world's oldest known mosques discovered in Israel’s Negev desert The remains of a 1,200-year-old mosque have been discovered in Israel’s Negev desert. The ancient structure is one of the earliest known mosques in the world, according to experts....
20:13 2019-07-22

Extremely Rare Lava Lake Discovered on Remote British Island Satellite images have confirmed the presence of a persistent lava lake within the crater of Mount Michael—an active volcano located on a remote island in the Southern Ocean.Read more......
00:39 2019-07-04

Five Cubans discovered on makeshift sailboat in Florida Keys, US Coast Guard says Members of the U.S. Coast Guard intercepted a makeshift sailboat off the coast of the Florida Keys on Friday afternoon and discovered five Cuban nationals on board, officials said....
17:13 2019-07-20

Thousands of bones discovered in Vatican crypt in search for missing teenager Thousands of bones have been unearthed in two ossuaries discovered in the Vatican City, as part of an ongoing search for clues into the disappearance of a 15-year-old girl more than three decades ago....
00:52 2019-07-22

Extremely rare species of flying squirrel discovered in Southwest China Scientists have discovered a new species of flying squirrel in Southwest China. The species is closely related to a pair of flying squirrel species on the "most wanted" list published by the Global Wildlife Conservation....
23:00 2019-07-18

Rare ‘lava lake’ discovered on remote South Atlantic volcano Scientists have used satellite imagery to spot an extremely rare “persistent lava lake” on a remote sub-Antarctic island in the South Atlantic. Researchers from the British Antarctic Survey and University College London trawled satellite data to identify the unusual feature atop the Moun...
21:13 2019-07-03

Remains of POW camp that Hitler's successor escaped discovered in English forest The long-forgotten remains of Britain's largest World War II prisoner of war camp, which held captives including Hitler's short-lived successor as ruler of the Third Reich, has been uncovered in woodlands in Sheffield....
15:26 2019-07-04

A Skull Bone Discovered in Greece May Alter the Story of Human Prehistory The bone, found in a cave, is the oldest modern human fossil ever discovered in Europe. It hints that humans began leaving Africa far earlier than once thought....
20:13 2019-07-10

3000-year-old Greek Processional ‘Sacred Road’ Discovered in Turkey An important and very rare ‘Sacred Road’ has been unearthed by archaeologists in western Turkey.  ...
12:52 2019-07-11

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

Purple fairy wrasse named Wakanda discovered on reef in twilight zone Scuba divers have discovered a new fish – a vibrant purple fairy wrasse. They have named it Cirrhilabrus wakanda, after the fictional kingdom in Black Panther...
19:26 2019-07-12

Area 51: What are the odds aliens will be 'discovered' at crazy event to storm top-secret site? Having already overtaken Facebook, the crazy "Storm Area 51" event has prompted warnings from the U.S. military and caused UFO expert to say it's "getting somewhat out of hand."...
18:52 2019-07-17

1000-Year-Old Sarcophagus Discovered Beneath One of Germany’s Oldest Churches – Who’s Inside? A 1,000-year-old sarcophagus discovered beneath a church floor in Mainz, Germany, is thought to hold the remains of a former 11th century Archbishop.   ...
00:13 2019-06-09

Mudlark who discovered dog collar tag in Thames raises money for memorial for pets put down in WWII A mudlark's chance discovery of a rusting old dog collar tag has inspired a campaign to dedicate a memorial to the 2.5 million pets that were put down during the Second World War....
19:39 2019-08-09

Body of missing Swiss soccer player Florijana Ismaili, 24, discovered, officials say The body of Swiss soccer player Florijana Ismaili was found Tuesday after she was reporting missing following a “swimming accident” on a lake in Italy, authorities said....
04:52 2019-07-04

Dracula’s Balls: Weapons of Hyper-Violence Used by Vlad III Discovered Under Bulgarian Fortress Archaeologists excavating at the medieval Bulgarian ‘Zishtova Fortress’ have unearthed  ‘stone cannonballs’ which are thought to have been used by Vlad III [Tepes], the historical inspiration for Bram Stokers fictional vampire, Dracula. ...
23:52 2019-06-08

$3.7 million in cash discovered in abandoned boat in Puerto Rico, Border Patrol says Authorities followed a boat to the island’s coast and found five duffel bags containing $3.7 million in cash.        ...
14:52 2019-07-09

Woman's stolen wallet discovered in vent with 14 others at old Illinois high school 75 years later A woman in Missouri has been reunited with her stolen wallet 75 years after it went missing after it was discovered along with 14 others during a renovation at her old high school in a neighboring state....
21:52 2019-07-09

Google Yanks Seven Stalkerware Apps Discovered by Security Researchers From the Play Store Google has yanked several apps from its Play Store after cybersecurity firm Avast identified them as “all likely designed by a Russian developer to allow people to stalk employees, romantic partners, or kids,” CNET reported on Wednesday.Read more......
09:52 2019-07-18

Subaquatic Temple and Countless Treasures Discovered in Egypt's Sunken City of Heracleion Egypt's Ministry of Antiquities has announced that marine archaeologists diving at the ancient submerged city of Heracleion ( ...
04:13 2019-07-25

Three ‘Missing-Link’ Planets Were Discovered Circling a Nearby Star by the New TESS Spacecraft Planets are like puppies—they come in all kinds of sizes, all kinds of colors and they’re often found in litters. That’s not the way things used to seem. It wasn’t until 1992 that the first known planet orbiting a star other than our sun was confirmed. In the years since, the...
17:52 2019-07-31

Tiny shark species that squirts glow-in-the-dark liquid from its pockets discovered Scientists from various universities and research groups identified the 5½-inch shark as the American Pocket Shark, or Mollisquama mississippiensis.        ...
17:13 2019-07-23

Murray State Only Discovered Ja Morant Because A Coach On A Recruiting Trip Decided To Go For A Snack By now you’re probably aware that Ja Morant, one of the top players heading into this year’s NBA Draft, was not the most heralded prospect coming out of high school. Though he averaged 27 points, eight rebounds and eight assists through his junior and senior years, he wasn’t ranked on any recruiting...
01:26 2019-06-16

Decomposing body of Cyprus serial killer's youngest victim discovered in lake Authorities on the small Mediterranean island nation of Cyprus completed their search for victims of a confessed serial killer when the body of one of his youngest victims was found at the bottom of a lake....
18:13 2019-06-13

An invasive snail species was discovered in luggage at the Atlanta airport thanks to a pair of beagles A pair of beagles discovered two Giant African Snails in the luggage of a passenger arriving at Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International airport, according to US Customs and Border Protection....
18:00 2019-06-30

3 Foot Tall Parrot Species Discovered On New Zealand, Island Of Feathered Giants Scientists have uncovered fossilized leg bones from a gigantic parrot that once inhabited Central Otago on the South Island of New Zealand. ...
23:39 2019-08-07

Bodies of Oregon mother, 3-year-old son discovered on land accused murderer visited before Officials from Yamhill County and Salem Police discovered the bodies 10 miles west of the City of Yamhill.        ...
08:13 2019-06-18

Paradise lost: 400 million pieces of trash discovered on beaches of remote tropical islands We know trash is everywhere on Earth, all the way from the top of Mount Everest to the very bottom of the ocean. Now, giant mounds of it are even washing up on the shores of otherwise pristine tropical islands in the Indian Ocean.        ...
00:39 2019-05-22

1,700-year-old recently discovered Christian letter offers clues into how faithful lived centuries ago Researchers unveiled a rare 1,700-year-old letter "not recorded in any other historical source," shedding new light into how early Christian believers lived....
19:13 2019-07-16

Rare Ancient Buddhist Text Discovered In Doomed Temple Super-Complex Near Kabul Archaeologists in Afghanistan have discovered exceptionally rare pieces of an ancient Buddhist manuscript dated to around the seventh century AD at an ancient settlement near Kabul. ...
05:26 2019-08-01

A beloved Baton Rouge activist and founder of African American Museum discovered dead in the trunk of her car Deborah White on Facebook A beloved Baton Rouge-based activist and community leader was found dead in the trunk of her car. The body of Sadie Roberts-Joseph, 75, was found Friday but the cause of her death is reportedly still unknown.See the rest of the story at Business InsiderNOW WATCH: Nxivm ...
09:26 2019-07-15

Bizarre, exotic orange bird discovered on England highway turns out to be seagull soaked in curry If you spotted a bright orange bird chilling on the side of the road you’d probably do a double-take and then check your coffee to make sure it’s not laced with a hallucinogenic substance. Drivers in England recently spotted just such a bird, and after some brave rescuers approached, gra...
01:39 2019-07-09

NASA's $200M space telescope finds alien planet almost the size of Earth, smallest discovered NASA said its new Transiting Exoplanet Survey Satellite space telescope has discovered its smallest exoplanet so far, an alien world that's roughly 80 percent the size of Earth and could help "unlock" secrets of how the Blue Planet became habitable....
00:39 2019-07-02

The Woman Who Discovered the Cause of Global Warming Was Long Overlooked. Her Story Is a Reminder to Champion All Women Leading on Climate Eunice Newton Foote rarely gets the credit she’s due. The American scientist, who was born exactly 200 years ago on Wednesday, was the first woman in climate science. It was back in 1856 that Foote theorized that changes in carbon dioxide in the atmosphere could affect the Earth’s temper...
19:13 2019-07-17

Newly Discovered Photo of Harriet Tubman Now on Display at National Museum of African American History and Culture A newly discovered photo of Harriet Tubman is now on display for the first time at the Smithsonian’s National Museum of African American History and Culture in Washington, D.C. The portrait offers a rare glimpse of Tubman, casually posed in a chair wearing what is described as an elegant dress that ...
21:52 2019-05-29

How Marcia Cross Discovered Her Anal Cancer Was Linked to Husband's Throat Cancer For Marcia Cross, a regular gynecologist visit about year-and-a-half ago revealed a lot more than she expected. Sitting down with CBS This Morning on Wednesday, the Desperate Housewives......
01:13 2019-06-06

'Stoned-age?' People smoked weed 2,500 years ago, earliest use yet discovered Some 2,500 years ago, in present-day China, people used cannabis to get high during rituals, scientists announced in a new study published Wednesday.        ...
22:00 2019-06-12

Giant stone money discovered as the 'original Bitcoin' A University of Oregon study traces cryptocurrency’s origins back to an ancient stone money system used in western Micronesia.       ...
00:13 2019-06-13

Newly Discovered Fallout 76 Secret Hints At Connections To Other Fallout Games New holotapes have led players on a hunt for clues about one of Fallout 76’s most recently-added vaults, and what connection the gamemight have to the rest of the series....
15:39 2019-05-21

Astronomers have discovered a 'super-Earth' just 31 light-years away. But, is it habitable or glacial? Astronomers discovered a 'super-Earth' orbiting a dwarf sun 31 light-years away. If the planet has a thick atmosphere it may be able to support life.        ...
06:13 2019-08-01

El Paso shooting: Texas attack to be treated as 'domestic terrorism' after racist manifesto discovered online The mass shooting at a crowded department store in El Paso that killed 20 people and injured dozens more will be handled as a domestic terrorism case, authorities have said....
02:26 2019-08-06

New 'Mini mum' frog is one of the tiniest ever discovered Researchers have found five new species of tiny frogs. Three of them adorably named "Mini mum," "Mini scule," and "Mini ature."       ...
20:52 2019-07-07

A drug's most dangerous side effects often aren't discovered until it's on the market More than half of the FDA-approved biologic drugs received the agency’s severest warning — only after the drugs were already on the market.        ...
22:39 2019-07-18

NFL preseason: The Eagles are running out of quarterbacks It’s becoming dangerous to be an Eagles quarterback. With franchise QB Carson Wentz sitting out and backup Nate Sudfeld out for six weeks after breaking his wrist in the preseason opener, the Eagles turned to Cody Kessler for Thursday’s tilt with the Jaguars. Kessler’s start lasted...
21:00 2019-08-16

Apple’s Corellium lawsuit is a direct attack on iOS emulation Apple just sued an obscure Florida company that is enabling iOS to run in a web browser window, emulated as if it's on Apple devices. Here's why it matters.Read More...
21:00 2019-08-16

British authorities arrest 10 after officer killed British authorities arrested 10 people, including a 13-year-old boy, in Berkshire after a police officer was killed while investigating a burglary late Thursday....
21:26 2019-08-16

Revealed: 'fierce' Pacific forum meeting almost collapsed over climate crisis Australia’s prime minister Scott Morrison came under fire from Tuvalu’s leader Enele SopoagaCritical talks at the Pacific Islands Forum almost collapsed twice amid “fierce” clashes between the Australian prime minister, Scott Morrison, and Tuvalu’s prime minister, Enele Sopoaga, over Australia’s “re...
21:52 2019-08-16

What do we lose when we lose a local bike shop? As UK rents rise and online retailers eat into their margins, shops struggle to survive In the early 1930s a young William Laker would cycle the 50-odd miles from his home in Kent to Crystal Palace in south London to visit the woman who would, half a century later, become my grandmother.There is eve...
21:52 2019-08-16

Humans A Major Factor In the Extinction of Giant Cave Bears Until 25,000 years ago, Europe was home to some of the largest mammals, that ever lived. One of the most remarkable of the megafauna was the gigantic cave bear.  ...
21:52 2019-08-16

Huarmey Queen: Lifestyles of the Rich and Famous in Ancient Peru The Huarmey Queen is the name given to the 1200-year-old remains of a Wari woman found in a rich tomb in Peru. She has been a subject of interest since her lavish mausoleum was discovered six years ago. Her skeleton and grave goods have provided details on her appearance, lifestyle, health issues, a...
21:52 2019-08-16

Team news: Bayern bound Coutinho left out as Griezmann makes Barcelona debut "Barcelona head coach Ernesto Valverde has given the biggest indication yet that Philippe Coutinho\u0027s career at the Camp Nou is set to come to an end after he was left out of the match-day squad to face Athletic Bilbao on Friday."...
21:52 2019-08-16

This tool offers a new way to estimate next year's tax refund A new IRS online tool could turn out to be pretty useful for those trying to get a better handle on how much they're withholding in taxes.       ...
22:13 2019-08-16

Nick Kyrgios continues feud with chair umpire, smashes two rackets in hallway, is fined $113,000 Fiery tennis player Nick Kyrgios had several choice words for chair umpire Fergus Murphy, who has drawn Kyrgios' ire before.        ...
22:13 2019-08-16

Billionaire Joe Tsai paid $3.37B for Brooklyn Nets and Barclays Center: Sources Taiwanese-Canadian businessman Joe Tsai is officially the new owner of the Brooklyn Nets basketball team, which is gearing up for a new season with star players Kevin Durant and Kyrie Irving. Russian billionaire Mikhail Prokhorov on Friday announced that he sold his remaining 51 percent stake in the...
22:39 2019-08-16

US Advances $8 Billion Sale Of F-16 Fighters To Taiwan The White House has advanced a proposal to sell $8 billion worth of advanced F-16 fighter jets to Taiwan, a move that would likely anger strategic rival Beijing, a senior US senator confirmed Friday....
23:00 2019-08-16

Zimbabwe: Police beat protesters as economy tanks Zimbabwe has gone from bad to worse since longtime autocrat Robert Mugabe was toppled. The opposition is planning weeks of protests against the government over a severe economic crisis and political repression....
23:00 2019-08-16

Two detained on south side after shooting, police pursuit TUCSON – Two people have been detained after a shooting incident prompted a southside police chase Friday morning. Tucson Police officers were dispatched to the 300 block of Sunset Villa in connection to a report of a person firing shots into a car at a home. TPD said the suspect attempted to go ins...
23:00 2019-08-16

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

After Trump Body Shames Him, Supporter Says ‘I Love the Guy’ The president has a long history of calling protesters names. But there’s no other known instance of him mocking one of his own supporters by accident....
23:26 2019-08-16

Trial Opens for Former Obama Aide Accused of Lying About Foreign Lobbying Lawyers for Gregory B. Craig said their client never intended to deceive Justice Department officials about his work on behalf of Ukraine’s government....
23:26 2019-08-16

Lawyer: Kazakh activist freed after signing guilt admission A Kazakh activist who was on trial for inciting ethnic tensions has been freed after signing an admission of his guilt under pressure, an attorney said Friday...
23:26 2019-08-16

Honor 20 Pro review: it’s all about the camera The best camera in the mid-range market, backed by good performance and long battery lifeThe Honor 20 Pro is the new flagship phone for Huawei’s cheaper offshoot, offering some of what made the Chinese firm the camera master but at £550 it is a little overpriced.The Honor 20 Pro is essentially the s...
23:26 2019-08-16

Americans are more in debt than ever and experts say 'money disorders' may be to blame "Money disorder" is an umbrella term for reoccurring issues people have with money. They involve issues like compulsive buying, money hoarding and pathological gambling....
23:26 2019-08-16

This new smartphone OS lives in the cloud The makers of the Puffin browser have applied their cloud expertise to a new operating system that it claims will outperform Android on low-end hardware, but its fee structure could be a deal-breaker for the next billion....
23:52 2019-08-16

Raymond Mellor obituary My father-in-law, Raymond Mellor, who has died aged 95, was a considerable figure in the world of clocks and watches. In 1962 he set up the London office of the Swiss-based Hamilton Watch Company, and later, when it was taken over by an American concern, he established his own firm, the Cabot Watch ...
00:13 2019-08-17

Rashida Tlaib rejects Israel's offer for 'humanitarian' visit to West Bank US congresswoman of Palestinian descent says: ‘visiting my grandmother under these oppressive conditions stands against everything I believe in’US congresswoman Rashida Tlaib has rejected an offer from Israel to visit family in the occupied West Bank on the condition she does not express certain pol...
00:13 2019-08-17

James Bond Aston Martin DB5 sold at auction for £5.2m Car was once owned by JCB billionaire and Tory party donor Lord Bamford An Aston Martin DB5 used to promote the James Bond film Thunderball has sold for $6.4m (£5.2m) at the world’s biggest classic car auction in California.The car, which was once owned by the British JCB billionaire and Tory party ...
00:13 2019-08-17

Jeffrey Epstein's ex-cellmate cleared after probe into earlier possible suicide attempt, lawyer says The former cellmate's lawyer, Bruce Barket, told NBC that officials at the jailhouse said in an email that Tartaglione would face no charges or internal discipline now that the investigation had concluded....
00:13 2019-08-17

Jeffrey Epstein hanged himself in suicide, medical examiner rules Epstein, 66, was found in his cell in Manhattan federal lockup Saturday morning and transferred to a nearby hospital, where he was subsequently pronounced dead....
00:39 2019-08-17

Tyson recalls nearly 40,000 pounds of Weaver chicken patties Tyson Foods Inc is recalling nearly 40,000 pounds of its Weaver chicken patties after some consumers found pieces of rubber in the product, the no. 1 U.S. meat processor said....
00:39 2019-08-17

U.S. drillers add oil rigs for first week since June: Baker Hughes U.S. energy firms this week increased the number of oil rigs operating for the first time in seven weeks despite plans by most producers to cut spending on new drilling this year....
00:39 2019-08-17

Trump Urges India-Pak Dialogue On Kashmir In Call With Imran Khan: Report United States President Donald Trump pushed for talks between New Delhi and Islamabad on the Kashmir issue during a phone conversation with Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan on Friday, news agency......
00:39 2019-08-17

Gasquet sets up Cincinnati Masters semi-final with Goffin "Frenchman Richard Gasquet continued his comeback from groin surgery by defeating 11th seeded Spaniard Roberto Bautista Agut 7-6(2) 3-6 6-2 in the quarter-finals of the Cincinnati Masters on Friday."...
00:39 2019-08-17

Massachusetts RMV suspends 869 more drivers two months after deadly N.H. motorcycle crash The Massachusetts RMV has now suspended more than 2,400 drivers for out-of-state violations that weren't processed. More are likely.        ...
01:00 2019-08-17

Police seek to question man in NYC rice cooker bomb scare Three abandoned devices that looked like pressure cookers prompted an evacuation of a major lower Manhattan subway station Friday.        ...
01:00 2019-08-17

Huawei 'confident' UK will resist pressure from US over 5G Huawei is confident that the UK will resist "politically motivated" pressure from the US and "make the right decision" to allow the Chinese telecommunications giant to supply critical parts of its next generation 5G mobile internet infrastructure....
01:00 2019-08-17

India celebrates control over key territory as China backs Pakistan at United Nations India’s nationalist leader celebrated his country’s Independence Day by touting his consolidation of control over territory also claimed by Pakistan as diplomats prepare for a rare United Nations meeting on the controversy....
01:26 2019-08-17

Trump floats personal meeting with China’s Xi Jinping to resolve the Hong Kong crisis ‘humanely’ PERSONAL MEETING?: With Chinese paramilitary forces massing on the border with Hong Kong and the trade war with China sending U.S. markets into a tailspin, President Trump is praising Chinese President Xi Jinping and offering to help him resolve the crisis peacefully....
01:26 2019-08-17

Marine who used classified info to warn of Afghan insider attack should be reinstated, board finds A Marine Corps reserve officer who leaked classified information to warn fellow troops about an insider attack should be allowed to continue serving, a military panel has determined....
01:26 2019-08-17

'Suits' made a not-so-subtle quip about Duchess Meghan's new life When asked how Duchess Meghan's character is doing on 'Suits,' her on-screen husband Patrick J. Adams gave a royally vague answer.        ...
01:26 2019-08-17

Nintendo Is Apparently Giving New Switch Owners a Free Upgrade to Version 2 Is there anything worse than buying something only to see the company release a new and improved version just a few weeks later? Nintendo feels your pain, and if you purchased a Switch, the original version, after July 17, the company will let you swap it for the newer version, as long as you pay fo...
01:26 2019-08-17

Dozens of People in Multiple States Have Lung Disease Linked to Vaping, and No One Knows Why The number of people afflicted and hospitalized with serious lung disease connected to vaping continues to grow. This week, multiple states reported similar cases, and the toll of confirmed and possible victims has climbed into the dozens. Right now, health officials and outside experts still seem t...
01:26 2019-08-17

$1 Million Penalty Brings Record Nursing Home Default Near an End The financial failure of the Rosewood Care Centers underscored gaps in the oversight of a program that insures $20 billion in mortgages to more than 2,300 nursing homes....
01:52 2019-08-17

Trump Meets With Advisers to Consider Deal With Taliban President Trump met with his top national-security advisers Friday to consider a deal with the Taliban that could lead to a significant U.S. withdrawal of troops from Afghanistan....
01:52 2019-08-17

Independents Are Losing Confidence in the Economy. That’s Bad News for President Trump Republicans and independents are losing faith in the economy at the steepest rates of Donald Trump’s presidency, signaling more trouble for his efforts to make economic growth a centerpiece of his re-election campaign. The University of Michigan Consumer Sentiment Index fell in August to its s...
02:13 2019-08-17

Rockets' Tucker withdraws from Team USA camp P.J. Tucker said he twisted his left ankle twice during Team USA practices, and the Rockets forward thought it best to withdraw from consideration for the World Cup roster....
02:13 2019-08-17

China's Minmetals says to close rare earth unit after pollution violations The rare earths arm of state-owned China Minmetals Corporation said one of its units would halt production with immediate effect from Thursday after failing to rectify a series of environmental offences....
02:13 2019-08-17

Ohio girl, 7, diagnosed with rare mosquito-borne illness that can cause brain inflammation, seizures A 7-year-old Mt. Vernon, Ohio girl has been infected with a rare mosquito-borne virus that, in severe cases, can cause encephalitis, or inflammation of the brain. ...
03:00 2019-08-17

| Zimbabwe police beat protesters defying 'rogue' government Riot police in Zimbabwe on Friday fired teargas and beat demonstrators who defied a protest ban, as the opposition accused President Emmerson Mnangagwa's government of surpassing Robert Mugabe's regime in brutality....
03:26 2019-08-17

Easy Rider Star Peter Fonda Dies at 79 (LOS ANGELES) — Actor Peter Fonda, the son of a Hollywood legend who became a movie star in his own right after both writing and starring in the counter-culture classic “Easy Rider,” has died. His family said in a statement that Fonda died Friday morning at his home in Los Angeles....
03:26 2019-08-17

Schitt's Creek's Super-Sized Blooper Reel Will Make Your Entire Day Anybody know what it means to fold in the cheese? Schitt's Creek just released a gigantic blooper reel and it's just as good as you might imagine it to be. Better, even. Just a......
03:26 2019-08-17

Taylor Swift's "Lover" Is Basically a Letter to Joe Alwyn: Relive Their Gorgeous Romance Only in our wildest dreams could we hope for a love story like Taylor Swift and Joe Alwyn's. Early Friday morning, Swifties were gifted a rare glimpse into their relationship through......
03:26 2019-08-17

O'Rourke calls for licensing in plan to curb gun violence and white nationalism Democratic presidential candidate Beto O'Rourke is calling for the creation of a national gun registry, a nationwide gun licensing system and the mandatory buyback of assault-style rifles as part of his plan to curb gun violence and the rise of white nationalism....
03:52 2019-08-17

UPDATE 1-NASA chief announces Alabama facility as moon spacecraft headquarters NASA Administrator Jim Bridenstine on Friday said Marshall Space Flight Center in Alabama will anchor the U.S. space agency's program to build a spacecraft to put astronauts back on the moon by 2024, a boon for the state and a disappointment for Texas....
03:52 2019-08-17

UPDATE 2-Trump intervention triggered EPA's surprise biofuel waiver decision -sources A phone call from U.S. President Donald Trump last week ended a nearly two-month-long review of the nation's biofuels program, three sources familiar with the matter said, with the White House siding in favor of oil refiners over corn growers....
03:52 2019-08-17

Paule Marshall, author of 'Daughters,' 'Brown Girl, Brownstones,' dead at 90 Novelist Paule Marshall died Monday in Richmond, Virginia after suffering dementia in recent years, her son told The Associated Press.        ...
03:52 2019-08-17

Queens woman busted over fatal butt lift A Queens woman who allegedly performed a fatal butt lift procedure and fled the country to England four years ago has been brought home to face justice after a years-long extradition battle. Donna Francis, 38, injected silicone she bought on Ebay into a Maryland woman’s buttocks in 2015, prosecutors...
04:13 2019-08-17

Hundreds defy restrictions to join street protest in Kashmir Carrying green Islamic flags and placards reading “Stop Genocide in Kashmir, Wake Up World,” young and old people took to the streets in Srinagar, the region’s main city....
04:13 2019-08-17

Huawei Mate 30 Pro to be unveiled just before the iPhone 11 hits stores We’re reasonably confident that the iPhone 11 will hit stores on September 20th, considering all the recent leaks, including a revelation that comes directly from Apple. But other leaks are now saying that one of the iPhone 11’s biggest rivals this fall will launch just a day before the ...
04:13 2019-08-17

VW, SEC urged by judge to resolve civil diesel suit The federal judge in California earlier questioned why the regulator waited two years to sue the automaker, which has paid billions in fines and buyback costs worldwide for skirting U.S. and other diesel emissions rules. The judge put the lawsuit on hold until Oct. 4....
04:13 2019-08-17

Man’s body found in lake after 3-year-old daughter says, ‘Daddy went swimming’: police Authorities in Texas on Friday recovered a man’s body from a lake after an unaccompanied 3-year-old girl, who was found sleeping alone on a boat, said her “daddy went swimming.”...
04:39 2019-08-17

California leads latest lawsuit against Trump’s ‘public charge’ immigration rule California and three other states filed a lawsuit Friday that challenges the Trump administration’s so-called “public charge” rule, which strengthens federal officials’ ability to deny green cards to immigrants who rely on government aid....
04:39 2019-08-17

Patriots' Josh Gordon being reinstated by NFL on a conditional basis Patriots wide receiver Josh Gordon was suspended on Dec. 20 for violating league's substance-abuse policy. He can attend meetings, starting Sunday.       ...
04:39 2019-08-17

Opinion: Kyler Murray regresses in Cardinals' second preseason game, but better days ahead After an impressive debut last week, Arizona Cardinals rookie Kyler Murray regressed in his second NFL preseason game.       ...
04:39 2019-08-17

Building set on fire in protest against China's CNPC in Peru A building in a northern Peruvian town was set on fire on Friday in a protest against China National Petroleum Corp that devolved into clashes between police and demonstrators who want the company to make pledges to help the local community, an industry source said....
04:39 2019-08-17

White House says Afghan peace talks are 'proceeding' President Donald Trump met with his national security team on Friday to discuss Afghan peace talks and the meeting went "very well, and negotiations are proceeding," the White House said in a statement....
04:39 2019-08-17

Verdict for Salvadoran woman accused of killing stillborn expected next week The verdict in a retrial of a Salvadoran woman convicted of aggravated homicide after a stillbirth is expected on Monday, the woman's lawyer said on Friday, in a closely watched case that could overturn a 30-year prison sentence....
04:39 2019-08-17

Dale Earnhardt Jr.’s plane bounced, veered off runway in crash ELIZABETHTON, Tenn. — Investigators say the plane carrying NASCAR great Dale Earnhardt Jr. and his family bounced, veered off the runway and ended up on a highway during a crash landing. Elizabethton Police Chief Jason Shaw said at a news conference Friday “it’s just the grace of the good Lord that ...
04:39 2019-08-17

24 hours with the Samsung Galaxy Note 10+ Very early yesterday morning, I picked up a shiny new Galaxy Note 10+ (in that trippy Aura Glow finish, no less). We'll have our full review completed soon, but after 24 hours of fiddling with it, there are a few features and flourishes that are wort......
05:00 2019-08-17

French 'Spiderman' Alain Robert travels to Hong Kong and climbs tower to unfurl banner pleading for peace French "Spiderman" freeclimber Alain Robert, who stunned London by scaling the Heron Tower bare-handed, has climbed a 68-storey Hong Kong skyscraper to plead for peace in the region....
05:26 2019-08-17

Customs and Border Protection outage snarls traffic into US Travelers entering the U.S. are experiencing delays because of a technology outage affecting Customs and Border Protection stations at several major airports. CBP said Friday that it was experiencing a temporary outage with its processing systems and was working to fix the problem. Airports tweeted ...
05:26 2019-08-17

President Trump praises reusable rockets, omits Moon in space remarks Enlarge / President Donald Trump speaks to supporters at a rally in Manchester on August 15, 2019 in Manchester, New Hampshire. On Thursday evening, President Donald Trump spoke at a MAGA rally in New Hampshire. The president touched on his usual themes, such as immigration and guns, but he also ...
05:52 2019-08-17

Look: Rumer Willis shares 'pain' of weeks-long illness Rumer Willis, the eldest daughter of Bruce Willis and Demi Moore, said she's been dealing with a stomach problem and other issues for nearly a month....
06:39 2019-08-17

When the English countryside plays host to Dubai royalty and Arabian racing The quintessential market town of Newbury, tucked away in the English countryside, is not exactly where you'd expect to find the pinnacle of Arabian racing....
07:00 2019-08-17

Pep Guardiola says Mauricio Pochettino does not believe his praise is genuine • ‘My opinion about him is high standard … he doesn’t believe me’• Guardiola’s Manchester City host Tottenham on SaturdayPep Guardiola has suggested Mauricio Pochettino refuses to take his admiration for Tottenham’s manager at face value, suggesting a discord remains between them.Pochettino bridled ...
07:00 2019-08-17

Steve Bruce understands volatile nature of life for manager at Newcastle • Bruce says result at Norwich ‘would settle everybody’• ‘Coming here was never going to be easy’Steve Bruce has shouldered the blame for the tactical confusion that prefaced Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang scoring Arsenal’s winning goal at St James’ Park last Sunday.Things were going reasonably well for ...
07:00 2019-08-17

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

Dad and daughter need a little help in this super relatable clip from Matthew Cherry's animated short "Hair Love" Audiences who plan on checking out The Angry Birds Movie 2 in theaters this weekend will also get to watch “Hair Love,” the animated short film by filmmaker Matthew Cherry and executive-produced by Peter Ramsey (Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse) and Frank Abney (Toy Story 4). Born of the famously s...
08:39 2019-08-17

Elvis Presley ain't nothing but a hound dog (and a superspy, apparently) in new animated series Here’s an odd one: Sony Pictures has teamed up with Priscilla Presley and John Eddie for Agent King, an adult animated comedy where Elvis is both Elvis and a superspy with a jetpack. We have no idea who asked for this, but there’s hope: Mike Arnold, a veteran of FX’s excellent Archer, will serve as ...
08:39 2019-08-17

Dale Earnhardt Jr., family safe after plane crash in Tennessee Semiretired NASCAR driver Dale Earnhardt Jr. and his family escaped with minor injuries after their private plane ran off the runway and caught fire....
08:39 2019-08-17

Countries with hardly any tourists Parisian bridges are weighted down with copycat "love locks," while visitors crowd cheek-to-jowl into Barcelona churches and Dubrovnik's historic center. In Italy, attempts to manage the impact of tourism range from segregating visitors to fines for flip-flops....
09:00 2019-08-17

Trump and Netanyahu Put Bipartisan Support for Israel at Risk After the president enlists Benjamin Netanyahu to deny entry to two Muslim members of Congress, both parties warn that bipartisan support for Israel is in danger....
09:00 2019-08-17

How Trump Could Quickly Raise the Stakes in Hong Kong Pro-democracy protesters have flooded the streets of Hong Kong for weeks and even forced the airport to close, but U.S. President Donald Trump has largely avoided getting involved. That doesn’t mean he has no leverage. Under a U.S. law, Trump has the power to rescind Hong Kong’s status as a preferen...
09:00 2019-08-17

Work Advice: New job means having to make new work friends Usually, finding “our people” at work takes weeks and months of daily proximity and small talk, borrowing staplers and awkwardly sipping sodas at work-sponsored social events....
09:26 2019-08-17

A letter to… my father, whose activism inspired my own ‘You weren’t always the greatest dad, but you were a first-class human being’: the letter you always wanted to writeYou weren’t always the greatest dad. You left us – my sister and me – when we were small. To your credit, you stuck around in England for a while, tried to make a go of it, even though...
10:39 2019-08-17

6-month-old girl mysteriously dies in Bronx home A 6-month-old infant who was with her mother in their Bronx home on Friday evening lost consciousness and died, police said. The baby, Charlie McCall, was awake and well with her mother at their home on Jefferson Place near Clinton Avenue in Morrisania soon before 9 p.m. when it suddenly passed out,...
10:39 2019-08-17

Condo owner busted for building ‘Being John Malkovich’-like 4th 1/2 floor The real estate market in New York has never been this tight. A Lower East Side condo owner turned his small apartment into a mini-village — by converting it into an illegal duplex with 11 sub-units that had ceilings as low as 4 ¹/₂ feet high, officials said Friday. The illegal micro apartments at 1...
10:39 2019-08-17

State to probe DOE special education schools after Post exposé The state comptroller will audit conditions at the city’s special education schools — after a series of Post articles exposed harrowing conditions at a Queens facility for disabled kids last month. State officials sent schools Chancellor Richard Carranza a letter Tuesday asking for the Departm...
10:39 2019-08-17

Safety idea gets a mandate Automakers were already testing the waters for child-detection safety features. If regulators move forward in the U.S. and Europe, the technologies would be required....
11:00 2019-08-17

Barcelona And Bayern Munich Confirm Philippe Coutinho Loan Move Philippe Coutinho joined Barcelona from Liverpool in January 2018 for an initial 120 million euros (USD 133 million), plus another 40 million euros in potential add-ons....
11:26 2019-08-17

Satoshi Nakaboto: ‘A day of consolidation in Bitcoin’ Our robot colleague Satoshi Nakaboto writes about Bitcoin every fucking day. Welcome to another edition of Bitcoin Today, where I, Satoshi Nakaboto, tell you what’s been going on with Bitcoin in the past 24 hours. As Marie Curie used to say: Talk to a stranger on a bus! Bitcoin Price We closed the d...
11:52 2019-08-17

Darkly funny, desperate and full of rage: what makes a millennial novel? Crushingly self-aware protagonists, the search for a place to call home, a longing for stability ... is the millennial generation too fragmented to be defined, asks Olivia Sudjic“There’s no writing,” Bret Easton Ellis declared recently of millennials. “They don’t care about literature. None of them ...
13:00 2019-08-17

Northwest Fire District trains with EMILY for swift water rescues TUCSON – Monsoon storms are not over yet and that’s why the Northwest Fire District continues to train for swift water rescues. This time with the use of “EMILY,” The Emergency Integrated Lifesaving Lanyard. It uses drone-like technology and can be deployed to get rescue gear...
13:26 2019-08-17

Tokyo 2020 Paralympic test swim canceled over E. coli levels High E. coli levels have forced organizers to scrap the swimming portion of a test paratriathlon event for the Tokyo Paralympics. Concerns are mounting that high temperatures could threaten events at next year's Games....
13:52 2019-08-17

Mystery Lung Illness Linked To Vaping. Nearly 100 Cases Suspected In US State and federal health officials are investigating almost 100 cases of mysterious lung illnesses linked to vaping and e-cigarette use in 14 states, many of them involving teens and young adults. A......
14:13 2019-08-17

Possessed by Bruce Hood review – why we want more than we need The human species is shaped and controlled by our desire to own things, this colourful study arguesThere is no shortage of analysis and critique of consumerism, from Karl Marx on “commodity fetishism” and Thorstein Veblen on “conspicuous consumption” to James Walton’s Stuffocation (2015) and Frank T...
14:13 2019-08-17

Southampton vs Liverpool lineups: Confirmed team news and predicted XIs Jurgen Klopp is expected to juggle his Liverpool squad against Southampton this afternoon following a draining Uefa Super Cup win over Chelsea in midweek....
15:00 2019-08-17

Corbyn told to drop 'ego' as temporary PM plan rejected Jeremy Corbyn has been told there is no time to "muck about with people's egos" after his plan to become a temporary prime minister in order to avoid a no-deal Brexit was rejected....
15:26 2019-08-17

Surgeon, ultrarunner, thriller writer… meet the man who lives life to the full Professor Hugh Montgomery says mastering new skills helps him relax – and makes life appear to last longerI meet Professor Hugh Montgomery the day after the heatwave reaches its sticky, stultifying peak, a day when Londoners are red-eyed, over-caffeinated and on a hair trigger. It’s business as usua...
16:13 2019-08-17

Jammu And Kashmir Government's 4-Point Blueprint For Long-Term Calm As the unprecedented security lockdown and communications blackout in Jammu and Kashmir is pared down, the government is zeroing-in on its long-term strategy to prevent any fallout from the massive......
16:13 2019-08-17

FDA approves Humira maker AbbVie's new rheumatoid arthritis drug The U.S. Food and Drug Administration on Friday approved AbbVie's new treatment for rheumatoid arthritis, a win for the drugmaker seeking to widen its portfolio....
16:39 2019-08-17

Senior UK Conservative lawmaker says he could not back Corbyn-led government A Conservative lawmaker at the center of efforts to block a no-deal Brexit said on Saturday he was pessimistic about his chances because he and other party colleagues could not support a caretaker government led by opposition leader Jeremy Corbyn....
16:39 2019-08-17

Barron, Jimenez on top in Champions event Doug Barron, playing in just his second PGA Tour Champions event, shot a 7-under-par 65 on Friday to share the first-round lead in the Dick's Sporting Goods Open at Endicott, N.Y....
17:26 2019-08-17

Reid rips Jay-Z over Kap remarks, deal with NFL Panthers safety Eric Reid continued to be critical of Jay-Z on Friday, saying it was "asinine" of him to say "we've moved past kneeling" and calling his partnership with the NFL a "money move."...
17:52 2019-08-17

Yanks' Boone: Worth exploring MLB 'mercy rule' Yankees manager Aaron Boone wouldn't mind seeing the MLB consider a "mercy rule," saying it would be nice to end a game that had gotten out of hand early rather than go through the motions of completing nine innings....
17:52 2019-08-17

Router Guest Networks Prone to Hacking: Researchers A study by Israel-based Ben-Gurion University (BGU) indicates that routers from well-known manufacturers are vulnerable to cross-router data leaks through a malicious attack....
18:13 2019-08-17

Tordoff on pole, front-driven cars excel in BTCC qualifying at Thruxton Sam Tordoff scored pole position for the second time at Thruxton this season, edging Jason Plato in a British Touring Car Championship qualifying shootout dominated by front-wheel-drive competition...
18:39 2019-08-17

WRC's Neuville dominates on TCR Germany circuit racing debut Hyundai's World Rally Championship title contender Thierry Neuville took a hat-trick of pole, fastest lap and victory on his circuit racing debut in TCR Germany at the Nurburgring...
18:39 2019-08-17

Charity ship says migrants' safety at risk; minors allowed to disembark A charity that operates a rescue ship carrying more than a hundred migrants off the coast of Italy said on Saturday that it could not guarantee their security after the boat had spent more than two weeks waiting for a port to disembark in....
18:39 2019-08-17

U.S. Customs system is back online after shutdown caused major delays at airports The U.S. Customs and Border Protection's processing system is back online after a nationwide computer shutdown caused major delays Friday.       ...
18:39 2019-08-17

Wildlife conference mulls loosening restrictions on ivory trade Nations are set to discuss more than 50 proposals regarding the protection of endangered species. Topics on the table include loosening restrictions on ivory trade and regulating mammoth ivory....
18:39 2019-08-17

The often-hated open floor plan gets a new savior: The office pod In recent years, pods have been embraced in offices across the nation. They provide a quiet space for office workers to conduct important phone calls, focus on their work, or take a quick break....
19:00 2019-08-17

Early Cherries strikes doom Villa "Joshua King and Harry Wilson both netted in the opening 12 minutes to put Bournemouth in control at Villa Park, with Douglas Luiz\u0027s second-half strike not enough to salvage a point for Aston Villa."...
19:26 2019-08-17

Wales beat England 13-6 to restore World Cup warm-up momentum "Wales beat England 13-6 in Cardiff on Saturday to go top of the official world rankings and avenge their loss in the reverse fixture last Sunday as the Rugby World Cup looms."...
19:26 2019-08-17

Saturday's Best Deals: Wayfair Home Renovation Sale, Casper Pillows, Echo Dot Wall Mount, and More An Echo Dot Wall mount, $100 Off a Casper Mattress, Plus 2 Free Original Pillows, and Wayfair’s Home Renovation Sale lead of Saturday’s best deals from around the web.Read more......
19:52 2019-08-17

How Google has destroyed the lives of revenge porn victims I’m a lawyer who fights for victims of online harassment, sexual assault and blackmail. When I first started my Brooklyn firm five years ago, I was known as “the revenge-porn lawyer,” and indeed many of my clients were young women whose naked pictures had been posted on the Internet without their co...
20:13 2019-08-17

New York woman finds dead body in bed of truck after grocery trip: police A normal trip to the grocery store turned into a nightmare for one New Yorker after she returned to her vehicle only to find a dead body in the bed of her truck.  ...
20:39 2019-08-17

Bernard grabs winner for Everton against Watford in EPL Bernard's early goal handed Everton a first English Premier League victory of the season as Watford's miserable run at Goodison Park was extended with a 1-0 loss       ...
21:26 2019-08-17

Liverpool beats Southampton 2-1 for 2nd win to open EPL Liverpool made light of an exhaustive midweek trip to Turkey to post a club-record 11th straight Premier League win with a 2-1 triumph at Southampton despite a late blunder by goalkeeper Adrian.       ...
21:26 2019-08-17

Creepy dolls mysteriously appear in Missouri county Residents in a Missouri county are getting creeped out over a series of life-sized dolls that have mysteriously started appearing without reason in the area....
22:26 2019-08-17

How to enable Dark Mode on iOS 13 and iPadOS After years of customer requests, Apple has finally bought Dark Mode to iPhones and iPads with the upcoming iOS 13 and iPadOS releases. Not just a palette swap, Dark Mode offers a significant boost to battery life for OLED iPhone users (iPhone X, iPhone XS and XS Max) by conserving power that w...
22:52 2019-08-17

Interest Rate, Withdrawal Rules Of Employees' Provident Fund (EPF) In an EPF account, the employee contributes 12 per cent of his or her salary (basic wages, dearness allowance and retaining allowance) towards the account, and an equal amount is contributed by the......
22:52 2019-08-17

SBI Tax Saving Fixed Deposit: Interest Rate, Lock-In Period, Key Features Most commercial banks in the country such as State Bank of India (SBI) offer income tax benefits under a special type of fixed deposit (FD) account. This income tax benefit can be availed by the......
22:52 2019-08-17

The 5 best and bloodiest shark attacks in '47 Meters Down: Uncaged' (spoilers!) Things get bloody really quick when cave-dwelling sharks pursue four young divers in "47 Meters Down: Uncaged." We unleash the top five attacks.        ...
23:26 2019-08-17

Multiple Yankees ejected for freaking out on umpires again Aaron Boone and Brett Gardner will have to watch another finish from the clubhouse. The second-year Yankees manager was the first ejected during the sixth inning of Saturday’s game against the Indians, marking the fourth time this season — and eighth time in his career — Boone has been tossed from a...
23:26 2019-08-17

Michael Kay has tough realization before Yankees return Michael Kay returned to the Yankees TV booth Saturday after vocal cord surgery left him sidelined for more than a month, and had only one request before taking back the microphone. “‘Try to have the guys not hit six home runs,’ ” Kay recalled telling Yankees manager Aaron Boo...
23:26 2019-08-17

Why Baker Mayfield’s 2018 finish justifies early Browns hype Is Baker Mayfield the next big thing? The second-year quarterback and his Cleveland Browns visit the Indianapolis Colts on Saturday afternoon (NFL Network, 4 p.m.) in the second preseason game for both teams. Indianapolis again will be without quarterback Andrew Luck, who’s dealing with a lower leg ...
23:26 2019-08-17

It looks like Yankees’ Luke Voit is almost set for next step Luke Voit will join Triple-A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre on Monday to continue working out. The plan is for the Yankees first baseman/DH to start a minor league rehab assignment later in the week. “I believe I will play Thursday or Friday,’’ said Voit, who has been on the IL since July 31 with a hernia pr...
23:26 2019-08-17

Demi Moore Shares Photos of Baby Rumer WIllis for Daughter's 31st Birthday Happy birthday, Rumer Willis! The Once Upon a Time ... in Hollywood and House Bunny actress and Masked Singer participant turned 31 on Friday and naturally, her mom Demi Moore celebrated......
23:52 2019-08-17

Corbyn refuses to say if he would support alternative caretaker PM Jeremy Corbyn has refused to say if he would support another caretaker prime minister, adding that Labour should be invited to form a government if MPs make it clear they have no confidence in Boris Johnson's administration....
23:52 2019-08-17

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

Svetlana Kuznetsova beats Ashleigh Barty to meet Madison Keys in final Veteran Russian denied Barty no 1 status with Cincinnati winKeys victorious in all-American semi-final with KeninSvetlana Kuznetsova upset top seed Ashleigh Barty 6-2 6-4 to reach the Western and Southern Open final in Cincinnati. Two-time Grand Slam champion Kuznetsova will play Madison Keys in Sun...
00:13 2019-08-18

All Blacks’ poor form no pointer to World Cup prospects, says Eddie Jones • England coach believes New Zealand holding themselves back• Jones: ‘Last thing you want is to be flying before World Cup’Eddie Jones believes New Zealand have been holding themselves back for the World Cup. The All Blacks finished third in the Rugby Championship, their lowest placing this century,...
00:13 2019-08-18

Aduriz gets standing ovation after stunning volley against Barcelona – video The 38-year-old striker Aritz Aduriz received a standing ovation from his teammates in the dressing room after scoring a last-minute wonder goal to hand Athletic Bilbao victory over champions Barcelona on the opening day of the La Liga season.Lacklustre Barça were punished when substitute Aduriz fo...
00:13 2019-08-18

"Stand Vindicated": AAP On Kapil Mishra Joining BJP The AAP said on Saturday that it remains vindicated after Kapil Mishra, a former minister in the Arvind Kejriwal government, switched sides as he was enacting all the "theatrics" produced and directed......
00:13 2019-08-18

TV anchor, pilot killed in New Orleans stunt plane crash Local television anchor Nancy Parker has died in a crash of a stunt plane in New Orleans along with the pilot, Franklin J.P. Augustus, while covering a story on him....
00:13 2019-08-18

High bacteria level cancels water portion of Tokyo triathlon TOKYO — High levels of bacteria forced the swimming portion of a triathlon test event for the Tokyo Paralympics to be canceled on Saturday. It’s the second setback in the triathlon for organizers of next year’s Olympics and Paralympics. An Olympic triathlon running event was shortened fr...
01:13 2019-08-18

Pc Andrew Harper latest: Newlywed died from 'multiple injuries' after being 'dragged under car' The post-mortem of a newlywed policeman who was killed while investigating a burglary has found he died of "multiple injuries," as officers were given an extra 36 hours to question suspects....
01:13 2019-08-18

Yemeni separatists quit some Aden posts; Houthis attack Saudi oil plant Southern Yemeni separatists withdrew on Saturday from some government buildings in Aden that they seized last week but held on to military camps that give them control over the southern port, interim seat of Yemen's ousted Saudi-backed government....
02:13 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

Dozens possibly dead after explosion at Afghanistan wedding Afghanistan officials believe dozens are dead after an explosion rocked a crowded wedding hall west of the country's capital of Kabul Saturday evening....
03:00 2019-08-18

That damn Friends monkey is starring in the Y: The Last Man show It’s one of those weird truths of the history of television production that one of the biggest TV shows of all time—a network-saving miracle that dominated the haircuts and conversations of an entire nation for the better part of a decade—devoted a vast and unfathomable amount of its early run time ...
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

Mets confident an Edwin Diaz resurgence may be ‘this close’ KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Mets pitching coach Phil Regan held his left thumb about a half-inch from his index finger on Saturday when discussing his pet project. “I think we’re this close,” Regan said, referring to Edwin Diaz and a possible resurgence for the beleaguered reliever. Diaz had entered in the e...
04:13 2019-08-18

How will the Chargers cope without Derwin James? James earned All-Pro honors last season as a rookie. Who will the Chargers turn to while he recovers from surgery to fix a stress fracture in his foot?...
04:13 2019-08-18

Richard Williams, 'Roger Rabbit' and 'The Pink Panther' animator, dead at 86 Richard Williams, the animator known for his work on "Who Framed Roger Rabbit" and two "Pink Panther" films, is dead, his family told PA Media, the UK national news agency....
04:13 2019-08-18

Seager hits tiebreaking HR, Mariners beat Blue Jays 4-3 Kyle Seager hit a tiebreaking home run in the eighth inning, Austin Nola also went deep, and the Seattle Mariners beat the Toronto Blue Jays 4-3.       ...
04:39 2019-08-18

Antonio Brown moves closer to return to practice for Raiders Antonio Brown made it through a walkthrough practice for the Oakland Raiders with no issues with his frost-bitten feet and is expected to be a full participant in practice soon for the first time this summer       ...
04:39 2019-08-18

Ahead of Portland far-right protest, Trump says ‘antifa’ could be named terror group As a large far-right rally is underway in Portland, Oregon, U.S. President Donald Trump has spoken out against so-called anti-fascist counter-protesters....
04:39 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

'Travis Strikes Again' comes to PC and PS4 on October 17th You won't have to own a Switch to play a modern take on the No More Heroes universe. Suda51's Travis Strikes Again: No More Heroes Complete Edition is now slated to launch on PC (via Steam) and PS4 October 17th. The expanded title includes both the......
05:52 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

Afghan wedding suicide blast kills 63, amid hopes for talks A suicide bomber killed 63 people and wounded 182 in an attack on a packed wedding reception in the Afghan capital on Saturday night, the interior ministry said, as violence shows no sign of easing despite hopes for a deal on a U.S. troop withdrawal....
07:26 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

Rashida Tlaib's grandmother responds to Trump mocking decision not to visit Israel: 'May God ruin him' Muftia Tlaib, the 99-year-old grandmother of Rep. Rashida Tlaib, D-Mich., had some strong words for President Trump after he claimed the elder Tlaib was a "winner" because her granddaughter decided not to visit her in Israel....
08:13 2019-08-18

Nigel Slater’s ice-cream recipes In this heat, it’s ice screamingly obvious what you need to doThe summer staggers on. The air is hot and thick as treacle. There is no breeze, not a single leaf moves. For some, the summer of their dreams. For me, the perfect excuse to make ice-cream. To be honest, there has barely been a day when t...
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

"No Better Time To Be Young Than Now": PM To Students In Bhutan Prime Minister Narendra Modi today asked the "brightest minds" of Bhutan to work hard and take the Himalayan nation to great heights. "There is no better time to be young than now," said PM Modi as he......
09:52 2019-08-18

UP Man Arrested For Allegedly Raping, Killing Teen Daughter A man who allegedly sexually assaulted his 19-year-old daughter for two years and later killed her was arrested in Gorakhpur, police said on Saturday....
09:52 2019-08-18

"Don't Abuse PM": Shazia Ilmi Confronts Crowd With Pak Flags In Seoul BJP leader Shazia Ilmi, who confronted Pakistani supporters raising anti-Modi and anti-India slogans in South Korea on Friday, has said that it is imperative to "peacefully register protest if......
09:52 2019-08-18

Chandrayaan-2 To Land On Lunar South Polar Region On September 7: ISRO Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) on Saturday said that India's indigenous moon mission Chandrayaan-2 is set to land on the lunar south polar region on September 7....
09:52 2019-08-18

Alice Diaz, Nicholas Savaria The couple met when both worked for members of Congress from Connecticut, and had their first date — ice skating — in 2016, at Bushnell Park in Hartford....
10:13 2019-08-18

MLB notebook: Sale (elbow) may be out for season The Boston Red Sox placed left-hander Chris Sale on the 10-day injured list with left elbow inflammation on Saturday, and he could be finished for the season....
10:13 2019-08-18

History repeats itself as McIlroy gets another police escort Seven years after Rory McIlroy was given a police escort to make his tee time for the Ryder Cup, history repeated itself when the Northern Irishman received the same treatment for the third round of the BMW Championship in suburban Chicago....
10:13 2019-08-18

Report: Facebook Content Mods Say Company Therapists Were Forced to Share Session Details Adding to an already ridiculously long list of complaints, now Facebook’s content moderators say a higher-up asked company-appointed counselors to share their confidential information, according to a new report from the Intercept.Read more......
10:39 2019-08-18

‘Making Maisel Marvelous’ exhibit drops you in 1950s NYC Nostalgia has seldom been so well-appointed and lovingly executed as it is on “The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel.” For Amazon’s hit series, no detail is too small to get right. And now, instead of merely watching the show to see the spot-on late-’50’s/early-’60s sets, fans can immerse themselves into a sple...
10:39 2019-08-18

Having kids makes you happier, but only when they move out Parents with young children are less happy than non-parents, but the tables seem to turn when their children leave home and become more supportive than stressful...
11:00 2019-08-18

Belt's grand slam, 6 RBIs lead Giants over Arizona, 11-6 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       ...
11:26 2019-08-18

Amazon delivers Volkswagen's 'Final Edition' Beetles The iconic car rolled off the assembly line in July 2019 after more than two decades since its relaunch. There are only 65 'Final Edition' Beetles available, and they can only be bought in Mexico....
11:26 2019-08-18

Hong Kong: tens of thousands protest as China condemns US 'gross interference' More than 100,000 people are expected to join rally after police denied permission for marchHong Kong’s dilemma: fight or resist peacefullyTens of thousands of Hong Kong people flocked to a downtown park for a fresh rally after two months of increasingly violent clashes that have prompted severe war...
11:52 2019-08-18

Suketu Mehta: ‘The migration debate is driven by populists – they can tell a false story well’ The Pulitzer finalist’s latest book is an ‘immigrant’s manifesto’. He talks about creating a media storm and why he wants to get on Fox NewsSuketu Mehta is tucking into a vegetarian lunch in one of his favourite Thai restaurants in New York’s Jackson Heights district and looking back in – and on – t...
11:52 2019-08-18

Easy Rider to Ulee's Gold: Peter Fonda's most memorable roles – video obituary A look back at the most memorable roles of actor Peter Fonda, who died aged 79 on Friday. Fonda was a well-known figure of the 1960s counterculture movement and earned an Oscar nomination for co-writing the classic 1969 road movie Easy Rider. In 1997, he was nominated for his performance as a Vietna...
11:52 2019-08-18

New look, same power for Yankees’ Gleyber Torres Gleyber Torres sported a different look, but his swing looked no different. Wearing a unique style of sunglasses for just the second time, Torres put on his latest power display at Yankee Stadium and hit a pair of solo home runs in Saturday’s 6-5 win over the Indians, making him the youngest player ...
12:13 2019-08-18

‘Luxury beliefs’ are the latest status symbol for rich Americans A former classmate from Yale recently told me “monogamy is kind of outdated” and not good for society. So I asked her what her background is and if she planned to marry. She said she comes from an affluent family and works at a well-known technology company. Yes, she personally intends to have a mon...
12:39 2019-08-18

The man seen placing rice cookers around downtown New York is in custody, police say The man who police say is seen on video dropping off rice cookers Friday in Manhattan was arrested and charged Saturday, according to an New York Police Department news release....
12:39 2019-08-18

Ashes 2019: England v Australia second Test, day five – live! Updates from the final day of play, start 12.10pm BSTTanya Aldred: Lord’s magic crackles through gloomCounty cricket: Kent v Essex and more – live!Any thoughts? Email or tweet @GeoffLemonSport 12.16pm BST 35th over: England 98-4 (Stokes 17, Buttler 11) With those previous four balls out of the way, ...
13:26 2019-08-18

| Solskjaer set to deploy Martial as a centre forward Anthony Martial has revealed that manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has asked him to take responsibility for more of Manchester United's goals this season....
13:26 2019-08-18

G7 leaders need some clear-the-air talks rather than fake smiles | Larry Elliott The Beatles kept up their pretence but world leaders must face up to their differences and find solutions to potentially corrosive threatsBack in 1975 the French president Valéry Giscard D’Estaing had a brainwave. The great powers of the west were reeling from their first post-war recession, which h...
14:52 2019-08-18

A bunch of Nimbys won’t let a Denver business owner sell his diner – is that fair? Owner accepted $4.8m to knock down diner and build a high-rise, but group applied for historic landmark to block itTom Messina has worked hard over the past 20 years making omelettes and burgers for thousands of loyal customers at his diner – Tom’s Diner – in Denver. Now the guy has an opportunity t...
14:52 2019-08-18

Deposed Sudan president to face corruption charges in court Omar al-Bashir faces long jail term if convicted as country’s military leaders pave way for civilian ruleOmar al-Bashir, the former president of Sudan, will appear in court on Mondayfor the first day of a high-profile corruption trial that could end in the deposed autocratic ruler being jailed for m...
14:52 2019-08-18

Has Boris Johnson hatched a cunning no-deal Brexit plan? | Stewart Lee Ingeniously used, Kinder eggs could be responsible for a greater flow of goods than the botched ferry schemeHow many small plastic toy egg casings could be hidden in, for example, a Michael Gove? And, if we knew this figure, and had an accurate idea of potential volunteer multiple plastic toy egg co...
14:52 2019-08-18

‘Ghost Hunters’ stars share what they hope will happen to Manson murder house, message for nonbelievers It was 50 years ago, in the summer of 1969, when heavily pregnant actress Sharon Tate and six others were brutally murdered by followers of cult leader Charles Manson....
15:13 2019-08-18

Avery Williamson's ACL Tear Could Not Have Happened At A Worse Time NFL Network’s Ian Rapoport reported on Friday that Jets linebacker Avery Williamson had suffered a torn ACL during the team’s preseason game against the Falcons on Thursday. The injury happened with 3:52 left in the second quarter, at which point every defensive starter except for Williamson had bee...
15:39 2019-08-18

It's Augenstein, Ogletree in US Amateur final John Augenstein and Andy Ogletree advanced to the U.S. Amateur final at Pinehurst No. 2. Augenstein beat William Holcomb V 3 and 2, and Ogletree topped teenager and fellow Mississippian Cohen Trolio 3 and 1        ...
16:26 2019-08-18

FEATURE-U.S. whiskey exporters struggle after year of EU tariffs When Europe's tariffs on U.S. whiskey hit in June 2018, craft distillery Mountain Laurel Spirits LLC lost 10% of its sales overnight as its European distributor simply stopped buying its award-winning Dad's Hat Pennsylvania Rye Whiskey....
16:26 2019-08-18

RPT-Wall St Week Ahead-Lower rates could boost housing stocks, but risks remain Lower U.S. interest rates could help support outperforming U.S. homebuilder stocks, even as they raise worries about the economy, while a bonanza of industry data and Federal Reserve speakers next week are likely to help shape the outlook....
16:26 2019-08-18

Bundesliga transfers: Bayern Munich confirm signing of Michael Cuisance from Gladbach Bayern Munich have signed rising star Michael Cuisance from Borussia Mönchengladbach, with the French central midfielder joining for a fee upwards of €10 million. Follow all of the transfer news here!...
16:52 2019-08-18

Gibraltar rejects US demand to seize Iranian tanker Gibraltar authorities have rejected a US warrant to seize an Iranian tanker that was previously detained by UK troops.  The ship has since been released, but the US tried to keep it in port by claiming terrorism links....
16:52 2019-08-18

Elementary school invited Ghislaine Maxwell to speak to kids Jeffrey Epstein’s former gal pal Ghislaine Maxwell gave a talk to kids at a Massachusetts school — which had no idea she had been accused of being a madam for the multimillionaire pedophile. Maxwell, 57, gave a presentation to a classroom at Rockport Elementary School last January about her en...
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

BJP's "Negligence" Led To Acquittals In Pehlu Khan Case: Ashok Gehlot Rajasthan Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot on Sunday said negligence by the former BJP government led to the acquittal of the accused in the Pehlu Khan lynching case and stated a fresh probe will be......
17:13 2019-08-18

To Use Aadhaar To Clean Voters' List, Election Body Seeks Legal Power The Election Commission has asked the government to give it statutory backing to collect Aadhaar numbers of new applicants and existing voters to check multiple entries in electoral rolls....
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

Porsche's Type 64 Didn't Sell Because Of A Weird Screwup At The Auction (Updated) There were multiple press releases. There was a highly produced video. There was a Chris Harris Top Gear video. The hype generated for the auction of the only remaining Porsche Type 64 made it basically the Supra of the auction world. So last night, when a weird blunder deflated that hype and trigge...
17:39 2019-08-18

Dwight Howard and Lakers could reunite after DeMarcus Cousins injury Dwight Howard’s next step could be a reunion with one of his former teams — one with a desperate need for a center. There’s “mutual interest” between Howard and the Lakers, according to The Athletic, which reports Los Angeles will request permission from the Grizzlies t...
18:00 2019-08-18

Thruxton BTCC: Tordoff takes first win in almost a year, Plato punished Sam Tordoff won the opening British Touring Car Championship race at Thruxton from pole position, as second-place starter Jason Plato was relegated to 17th after a penalty...
18:00 2019-08-18

Tech giants despise politics? Hardly – they are in the thick of it and being called out | John Naughton Silicon Valley’s countercultural aura is gone now that Google develops AI for China and Palantir helps monitor immigrationIf there was one thing that united the founders of today’s tech giants in their early days it was contempt for politics, manifested as suspicion of government and a pathological ...
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

Sheffield United 1-0 Crystal Palace: Premier League – as it happened An excellent all-round performance from Sheffield United gave them their first Premier League win in more than 12 years; Palace, on the other hand, were abject and look in for a long, hard season. 4.12pm BST But why not spend the rest of your afternoon with Rob Smyth? Otherwise, thanks all for your ...
19:13 2019-08-18

John Lundstram strikes to give Sheffield United victory over Crystal Palace The smell of fresh paint and the warmth of the August sun hinted at exciting new beginnings but there was also a lot that seemed reassuringly familiar about Sheffield United as they hosted Premier League football for the first time in 12 years.While Bramall Lane enjoyed a £5m summer makeover, Chris ...
19:13 2019-08-18

Novartis exec sold shares before drug data manipulation made public An unnamed Novartis executive sold 925,400 Swiss francs ($946,000) worth of shares less than three weeks before the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) announced data from tests of its gene therapy Zolgensma had been manipulated....
19:39 2019-08-18

Hundreds of thousands gather in Hong Kong park for pro-democracy rally Organizers said they hoped the assembly would be peaceful, which would make for a rare calm weekend in a months-long movement marked by violent clashes....
20:00 2019-08-18

Body-Cam Footage Shows 19-Year-Old De’Von Bailey Running Away as He Was Shot by Police; Autopsy Rules Death a Homicide Once again, something that started so innocuously, with the words, “Hey guys” spoken by a police officer has left bullets in the back of a dead black teen....
20:00 2019-08-18

'People who love life and music' - dance parties return to Baghdad Members of rival Iraqi biker gangs, clad in studded leather and black berets, burst out of their semi-circles to break dance, their tattoo-covered arms waving neon glowsticks....
21:13 2019-08-18

The best thing to do today to teach kids about money, according to a CEO who worked in finance for 10 years Laura Levine The best way to teach kids about money is to incorporate prices and spending into everyday conversations. That's according to financial literacy expert Laura Levine, who spent 10 years working in finance before becoming CEO of the nonprofit JumpStart Coalition for financial literacy. Y...
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

Bootleg alcohol is an insidious international threat, and one expert says it's especially dangerous when it's slipped into a legitimate supply chain Rajesh Kumar Singh/AP Images 25 people in Costa Rica have died after drinking tainted alcohol, according to Food Safety News. Bootleg alcohol poses a major risk to the public, especially in regions lacking strong regulatory oversight. But, according to Carnegie Mellon professor Sridhar Tayur, count...
21:39 2019-08-18

Danish Prime Minister brands idea of US buying Greenland 'absurd' after claims Trump wanted to buy territory The Danish Prime Minister said the idea of selling Greenland to the US is "absurd" after Donald Trump reportedly talked to aides about buying the territory....
22:00 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

Jihadi Jack: Muslim convert who travelled to Syria to join Islamic State 'is stripped of British citizenship' The Muslim convert dubbed Jihadi Jack who travelled to Syria to join the Islamic State terror group has reportedly been stripped of his British citizenship....
22:00 2019-08-18

County cricket: Sussex bowl out Middlesex for just 75 Warwickshire’s Rob Yates and Durham’s Alex Lees racked up big scores while Middlesex were skittled for 75 at Hove 8.16pm BST County Championship cricket returned for a one-off August special, and strained every sinew to grab a little attention from Lord’s. In the crucial second division game at Hove...
22:26 2019-08-18

10,000 People Left Homeless After Fire Destroys Slum In Bangladesh At 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 Sunday....
22:26 2019-08-18

Ransomware attack in Texas targets local government agencies Ransomware attacks against local governments are still a clear problem, and Texas is discovering this first hand. The state has revealed that 23 government entities reported a ransomware attack on the morning of August 16th. Most of these were "sma......
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

Just putting it out there: I still buy MP3s In this column, “Just putting this out there…,” we write about the odd ways we engage with tech and the unpopular opinions we form about it. One of my biggest sources of inner turmoil is how I consume music: I still buy MP3s. This is often met with shock, horror, or hushed murmurings of “good for yo...
23:13 2019-08-18

Portland alt-right rally ends without major incident after Trump's tweet What some billed as a possible major confrontation between right-wing activists and those opposing them in Portland, Ore.. that caught the attention of President Donald Trump ended with no major skirmishes....
23:13 2019-08-18

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

James Bond's Gadget-Filled Aston Martin DB5 Sold For $6.4 Million James Bond’s Aston Martin in Goldfinger was arguably the most important movie car of all time. While cars like the Mustang Bullitt and the DeLorean owe their fame to big-time film appearances, Aston Martin’s entire brand is defined by the company’s connection to James Bond. So when one of the four ...
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

Parts Of Air Force Aircraft Recovered 51 Years After It Went Missing A joint team of Dogra Scouts and Indian Air Force (IAF) on Sunday recovered parts of AN-12 BL-534 Aircraft that had gone missing over Rohtang Pass in Himachal Pradesh about 51 years ago....
00:00 2019-08-19

Lucknow Administration Denies Magsaysay Awardee's House Arrest Charges Ramon Magsaysay Award winner social activist Sandeep Pandey on Sunday claimed that he was put under house arrest on three occasions in the past week to prevent him from expressing views on national......
00:00 2019-08-19

Hundreds of thousands turn out for peaceful Hong Kong protest Hong Kong enjoyed a rare calm weekend after 10 weeks of civil unrest, with no violent clashes reported Sunday as up to 1.7 million protesters turned local streets into seas of umbrellas amid torrential rains. Riot police who have repeatedly clashed with pro-democracy demonstrators kept a low profile...
00:26 2019-08-19

Biden praises Republicans, says he’ll ‘get in trouble for saying that’ Democratic frontrunner Joe Biden is seeking unexpected allies for his presidential bid, praising “really good” rivals on the other side of the aisle. “There’s an awful lot of really good Republicans out there,” the former vice president told a Massachusetts fundraiser on Saturday, accord...
00:26 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

Kudlow confirms Trump wants to buy Greenland WASHINGTON — White House economic adviser Larry Kudlow didn’t pour any cold water Sunday on President Trump’s flirtation with buying Greenland. “I don’t want to predict an outcome, I’m just saying the president, who knows a thing or two about buying real estate, wants to take a look at a Green...
00:26 2019-08-19

Phil Mickelson nearly misses tee time after lightning strikes hotel This wasn’t the morning jolt Phil Mickelson was looking for. Mickelson made it to Medinah Sunday approximately 40 minutes before his scheduled 11:52 a.m. tee time for the final round of the BMW Championship after lightning struck his hotel and started a fire. He was forced to evacuate the Edge...
00:52 2019-08-19

Report: Facebook Content Mods Say Company Therapists Were Pressured to Share Session Details Adding to an already ridiculously long list of complaints, now Facebook’s content moderators say a higher-up asked company-appointed counselors to share information from their sessions, according to a new report from the Intercept.Read more......
00:52 2019-08-19

|Givegov'tyourpensionfundsorhavethecountryturntotheIMF?Noneedforeither,saysDA The ANC should work towards reforms that will avoid seeing the introduction of asset prescription or seeking money from the International Monetary Fund, urged the DA....
01:13 2019-08-19

Britain revokes 'Jihadi Jack's' citizenship, sparking row with Canada Britain has been accused of "offloading its responsibilities" after it reportedly withdrew the former 'Islamic State' (IS) recruit's passport. Jack Letts, who was detained in Syria, has dual UK-Canadian citizenship....
01:39 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

He spends half his $1,300 monthly salary on rent. This is why he's fighting for a fairer Hong Kong Originally sparked by opposition to a now-suspended extradition bill, the unrest has expanded to include a range of demands tapping into longstanding frustrations over stalled political reform and economic injustice in Hong Kong....
02:26 2019-08-19

Airport security worker fired for passing note saying 'You ugly!!!' to a passenger Security video on YouTube shows a Greater Rochester International Airport security worker laughing after she gave a man a note that read 'You ugly!!!'       ...
02:26 2019-08-19

Goldschmidt homers, Cardinals edge Reds 5-4 to stay in 1st Paul Goldschmidt hit a two-run homer, Tommy Edman added a solo shot among his three hits and the St. Louis Cardinals held off the Cincinnati Reds 5-4 to split their four-game series       ...
02:26 2019-08-19

Pregnant Ashley Graham Praised Over Naked Selfie With Stretch Marks Pregnant Ashley Graham is keeping it real. The 31-year-old model and husband Justin Ervin announced on Wednesday that she is pregnant with their first child and on Sunday, she shared a......
02:52 2019-08-19