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Riske ousts Kerber in Zhengzhou, Mladenovic advances

American Alison Riske fought back from a set down to beat Germany's Angelique Kerber 5-7 6-4 7-6(6) in the first round of the inaugural Zhengzhou Open on Tuesday, extending the former world number one...

Riske ousts Kerber in Zhengzhou, Mladenovic advances

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Mladenovic beats Garcia at Zhengzhou Open Kristina Mladenovic beat eighth-seeded Carolina Garcia 7-5, 6-2 in an all-French matchup to reach the quarterfinals of the Zhengzhou Open        ...
13:39 2019-09-12

WTA roundup: Mladenovic upsets Svitolina to reach Zhengzhou semis Kristina Mladenovic smacked 59 winners while recording a 6-4, 4-6, 6-3 upset of second-seeded Elina Svitolina of Ukraine to reach the semifinals of the Zhengzhou Open in China....
14:52 2019-09-14

Mladenovic sends Kerber packing from U.S. Open Kristina Mladenovic upset former world number one Angelique Kerber 7-5 0-6 6-4 on Monday to put an early end to the 2016 U.S. Open champion's bid for a second trophy at Flushing Meadows....
00:00 2019-08-27

Angelique Kerber loses in 3 sets at Zhengzhou Open Three-time Grand Slam champion Angelique Kerber lost in the opening round of the Zhengzhou Open, falling to Alison Riske of the United States 5-7, 6-4, 7-6 (6)        ...
07:13 2019-09-11

Riske ousts No. 1 Barty, faces Serena in quarters Unseeded American Alison Riske came from a set down to upset top-ranked Ash Barty 3-6, 6-2, 6-3 at Wimbledon and reach her first Grand Slam quarterfinal, where she will face Serena Williams....
17:00 2019-07-08

Barty's winning streak snapped as Riske advances at Wimbledon "Ashleigh Barty is out of Wimbledon after suffering a shock defeat to Alison Riske, snapping the 15-match winning streak that took her to World No 1."...
15:39 2019-07-08

Kerber beats Halep at Eastbourne; Pliskova advances EASTBOURNE, England (AP) — Defending Wimbledon champion Angelique Kerber beat Simona Halep for the first time since 2016, winning their quarterfinal at Eastbourne 6-4, 6-3 on Thursday. Kerber converted five of seven break points to reach the semifinals for the second straight tournament following he...
22:39 2019-06-27

Stop talking about my generation, says beaten Mladenovic Kristina Mladenovic was dumped out of the French Open in the second round with a 6-2 6-1 defeat to Petra Martic on Wednesday, leaving Caroline Garcia as the only French woman who can reach the third round at Roland Garros....
19:26 2019-05-29

The Latest: Babos and Mladenovic win French doubles title PARIS (AP) — The Latest on the French Open (all times local): 12:50 p.m. The second-seeded team of Timea Babos and Kristina Mladenovic has won the women’s doubles title at the French Open for their second Grand Slam title as a pairing. Babos, who is from Hungary, and Mladenovic, who is from Fr...
13:39 2019-06-09

Mladenovic and Babos claim women's doubles title in Paris "Hungary\u0027s Timea Babos and France\u0027s Kristina Mladenovic won the French Open women\u0027s doubles title when they thrashed China\u0027s Duan Yingying and Zheng Saisai 6-2 6-3 in the final on Sunday."...
13:39 2019-06-09

WTA roundup: Top seed Pliskova into Zhengzhou final A surprising run by unseeded Frenchwoman Kristina Mladenovic came to an end in a semifinal loss to seventh-seeded Croat Petra Martic, who won 6-0, 6-3 at the Zhengzhou Open in China on Saturday....
17:13 2019-09-15

Pliskova takes on Martic at Zhengzhou Open final Top-seeded Karolina Pliskova advanced to the Zhengzhou Open final with a clinical 6-3, 6-2 victory over Ajla Tomljanovic        ...
23:13 2019-09-15

Martic sets up final with Pliskova at Zhengzhou Open "Croatia\u0027s Petra Martic and top seed Karolina Pliskova marched into the final of the inaugural Zhengzhou Open with commanding straight-sets victories on Saturday."...
14:52 2019-09-14

Pliskova wins twice in a day to reach Zhengzhou semis, Svitolina out Top seed Karolina Pliskova started Friday in the last-16 at the inaugural Zhengzhou Open and ended the day in the semi-finals after defeating Polona Hercog and Sofia Kenin in succession....
14:52 2019-09-14

Rain pushes Round 2 matches at Zhengzhou Open to Friday Top-seeded Karolina Pliskova will have to wait another day to finish her second-round match against Polona Hercog as rain played spoilsport at the Zhengzhou Open        ...
22:00 2019-09-12

Pliskova beats Martic in Zhengzhou to win her fourth title of 2019 World number two Karolina Pliskova beat Croatia's Petra Martic 6-3 6-2 in the final of the inaugural Zhengzhou Open on Sunday to win the 15th WTA singles title of her career and her first in China....
17:13 2019-09-15

Muguruza crashes out of US Open to Riske "Former world number one and 24th seed Garbine Muguruza has crashed out of the US Open in the first round, losing 2-6, 6-1, 6-3 to the USA\u0027s Alison Riske."...
20:00 2019-08-27

| Serena wary of Riske factor at Wimbledon Serena Williams may never get a better chance of equalling Margaret Court's Grand Slam title record in the Wimbledon quarter-finals bereft of the leading lights in women's tennis....
00:39 2019-07-09

Factbox: Serena Williams vs. Alison Riske A look at the records of Serena Williams and fellow American Alison Riske before their quarter-final match at Wimbledon on Tuesday (prefix number denotes seeding):...
05:00 2019-07-09

The Latest: Riske upsets No. 1 Barty at Wimbledon Alison Riske came from a set down to upset top-seeded Ash Barty 3-6, 6-2, 6-3 at Wimbledon and reach her first Grand Slam quarterfinal       ...
15:13 2019-07-08

Riske rewarded in Barty battle at Wimbledon In knocking Australia's world number one Ash Barty out of Wimbledon, Alison Riske showed that when your dad is a former secret service agent and FBI investigator, you learn how to turn the screw on even the most intimidating opponents....
20:26 2019-07-08

On Politics: Trump Ousts Pollsters After the leak of internal polls showing President Trump behind Joe Biden in several key states, the campaign is cutting ties with three of its five pollsters....
07:39 2019-06-17

Wimbledon Glance: Williams faces Riske in quarterfinals A quick look at Wimbledon: Serena Williams tries to move a step closer to an eighth Wimbledon title when she takes on fellow American Alison Riske in the quarterfinals       ...
22:26 2019-07-08

Chasing an 8th Wimbledon title, Williams next plays Riske Serena Williams will face fellow American Alison Riske in the Wimbledon quarterfinals as she chases an eighth title at the All England Club and a 24th major overall       ...
09:00 2019-07-09

Pain-free Serena looks forward to Riske challenge Serena Williams reached her 14th Wimbledon quarter-final by overwhelming Spain's Carla Suarez Navarro 6-2 6-2 even though she was not at her magnificent best on Court One on Monday....
20:26 2019-07-08

WTA roundup: Bertens to face Riske in Libema final Top-seeded Kiki Bertens will play for her third title of the season after dispatching Kazakhstan qualifier Elena Rybakina in the semifinals of Libema Open at 's-Hertogenbosch, Netherlands....
02:13 2019-06-16

Riske battles back to oust Muguruza at U.S. Open American Alison Riske recovered to beat twice Grand Slam champion Garbine Muguruza 2-6 6-1 6-3 at the U.S. Open on Tuesday and set up a second-round clash with another major winner Jelena Ostapenko....
23:39 2019-08-27

Owner of Coach, Kate Spade Ousts CEO Tapestry, the handbag company that combined the Coach and Kate Spade brands, ousted its chief executive a little over two years after a merger that was supposed to create a U.S. fashion powerhouse....
05:13 2019-09-05

Relentless Rafa Nadal ousts Cilic "Rafa Nadal faced his stiffest challenge yet at the US Open but raised his game to beat Marin Cilic 6-3 3-6 6-1 6-2 on Monday and continue his quest for a fourth Flushing Meadows title."...
10:39 2019-09-03

Williams survives Riske business to reach Wimbledon semis Serena Williams clubbed her way into the Wimbledon semi-finals, draining the last drop of fight from fellow American Alison Riske before sealing a 6-4 4-6 6-3 win in a rip-roaring Centre Court contest on Tuesday....
18:13 2019-07-09

Barty's run ends at Wimbledon, Riske reaches quarterfinals Ash Barty's winning streak is over, and so are her chances of winning a second straight Glam Slam title        ...
15:26 2019-07-08

Surprising Sweden ousts Germany at the Women’s World Cup RENNES, France (AP) — Stina Blackstenius scored the go-ahead goal just minutes into the second half and Sweden surprised Germany with a 2-1 quarterfinal victory Saturday night at the Women’s World Cup. The second-ranked Germans, who won back-to-back World Cup titles in 2003 and 2007, were the ...
01:00 2019-06-30

Magno strikes out 12, Ohio State ousts McNeese 9-8 in 13 NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Ridge Winand singled in the winning run in the 13th inning, and Ohio State eliminated McNeese 9-8 Saturday in the Nashville regional of the NCAA Tournament. The Buckeyes (36-26) will play either Vanderbilt, the No. 2 overall seed, or Indiana State on Sunday night. Reliever An...
01:26 2019-06-02

Oil Prices Sink After Trump Ousts John Bolton U.S. oil prices fell by about $1 a barrel when President Trump announced the resignation of national security adviser John Bolton, a policy hawk whose exit, analysts said, could lead to a greater global supply of crude....
08:00 2019-09-11

Tennessee GOP Ousts House Speaker Who Was Too Racist and Sexist Even for Them After weeks of turmoil following a text message scandal involving his top aide, Tennessee House Speaker Glen Casada announced he was stepping down from his role on Tuesday night....
16:39 2019-05-22

Riske stuns home favourite Bertens to lift title in Rosmalen "American Alison Riske recovered from an opening set bagel and saved five championship points as she stunned home favourite Kiki Bertens 0-6 7-6(3) 7-5 to lift the Open title in Rosmalen on Sunday."...
17:26 2019-06-16

Home favourite Bertens sets up Rosmalen final with American Riske "Dutch top seed Kiki Bertens set her sights on her third WTA title of the season after she eased past Kazakh qualifier Elena Rybakina 6-4 6-4 in the Rosmalen grasscourt semi-finals on Saturday."...
21:39 2019-06-15

Serena Williams Wary Of Alison Riske Factor At Wimbledon Quarters Serena Williams is moving into something resembling her best form after an unconvincing first week but will not take Tuesday's quarter-final opponent Alison Riske lightly....
05:26 2019-07-09

Serena dusting off the rust at Wimbledon, but Riske poses a greater threat The draw has opened up for Serena Williams as she chases her 24th Grand Slam title, but in the next round Alison Riske will be a bigger threat than meets the eye....
20:52 2019-07-08

Alison Riske: Who is unheralded American who upset No. 1 Ashleigh Barty at Wimbledon? Alison Riske, a 29-year-old who grew up in the Pittsburgh area, knocked off No. 1 seed Ashleigh Barty in stunning fashion — 3-6, 6-2, 6-3 at Wimbledon.        ...
17:39 2019-07-08

Trump Ousts John Bolton as National Security Adviser President Trump had complained privately in recent months that Mr. Bolton was too hawkish, a tension made worse in recent weeks over Iran and North Korea....
01:26 2019-09-11

Trump ousts top adviser John Bolton: 'I disagreed strongly with him' Trump to name new national security adviser next weekBolton took hawkish positions on major foreign policy issuesBolton fired as Trump’s national security adviser – live updatesDonald Trump has fired his national security adviser, John Bolton, in a pair of tweets in which he laid bare searing intern...
21:00 2019-09-10

Nissan Ousts CEO Saikawa as Car Maker Seeks to Revive Business Nissan Motor Chief Executive Hiroto Saikawa is resigning, ending a term marked by controversy over the arrest of former Chairman Carlos Ghosn and a sharp falloff in profits....
00:52 2019-09-10

Kyrgios up to usual antics at Wimbledon; Querrey ousts Thiem Nick Kyrgios was up to some of his usual antics in a 5-set victory at Wimbledon; he faces Rafael Nadal next        ...
07:52 2019-07-03

Germany's center-left SPD ousts anti-Islam writer Thilo Sarrazin, 74, has said he will appeal the decision, and denies claims that his books are racist. SPD leadership has welcomed the decision, as they have tried three times to oust Sarrazin....
16:52 2019-07-11

Weed leader Canopy Growth ousts co-CEO Bruce Linton Canada's Canopy Growth Corp fired founder and co-Chief Executive Officer Bruce Linton, a surprise move that comes just a week after the weed producer's largest shareholder expressed disappointment over its loss-making streak....
19:52 2019-07-03

Puerto Rico Supreme Court Ousts New Governor, and Another Is Sworn In Wanda Vázquez took the oath of office on Wednesday after the portion of the law cited to justify Pedro R. Pierluisi’s ascent last week was ruled unconstitutional....
15:52 2019-08-08

Tennis: Home favorite Bertens sets up Rosmalen final with American Riske Dutch top seed Kiki Bertens set her sights on her third WTA title of the season after she eased past Kazakh qualifier Elena Rybakina 6-4 6-4 in the Rosmalen grasscourt semi-finals on Saturday....
21:13 2019-06-15

Serena Williams withstands surge from Alison Riske to reach Wimbledon semifinals Serena Williams withstood a late surge from American Alison Riske in the Wimbledon quarterfinals on Tuesday but held on for the 6-4, 4-6, 6-3 win.        ...
19:13 2019-07-09

Wedding bells sound sweet to Riske as she prepares to face Williams in quarters Alison Riske said she wished she could get married more often after crediting her upcoming nuptials for her barnstorming run at Wimbledon which has earned her a quarter-final date with fellow American Serena Williams....
05:00 2019-07-09

Angelique Kerber: Is this the beginning of the end? Angelique Kerber's first round US Open exit marks the end of a dreadful Grand Slam year for the 2018 Wimbledon winner. The German has only been past the second round once in 2019, but is her decline terminal?...
17:13 2019-08-27

Turkish Lira Falls After Erdogan Ousts Central Bank Chief The Turkish lira dropped sharply as President Recep Tayyip Erdogan’s decision to fire the governor of the central bank left investors worried about economic mismanagement in a country dealing with high inflation and sluggish growth....
14:26 2019-07-08

Donald Trump ousts top adviser John Bolton: 'I disagreed strongly with him' Trump to name new national security adviser next weekBolton took hawkish positions on major foreign policy issuesBolton fired as Trump’s national security adviser – live updatesDonald Trump has fired his national security adviser, John Bolton, in a pair of tweets in which he laid bare searing intern...
13:13 2019-09-11

Puerto Rico thrown into turmoil as supreme court ousts new governor Move clears way for justice secretary Wanda Vázquez to succeedPedro Pierluisi was appointed by disgraced Ricardo RossellóPuerto Rico’s supreme court on Wednesday overturned the swearing-in of Pedro Pierluisi as the island’s governor less than a week ago, clearing the way for the justice secretary, W...
22:39 2019-08-07

Austria’s Parliament Ousts Chancellor Sebastian Kurz With No-Confidence Vote (BERLIN) — The Austrian parliament has voted to oust Chancellor Sebastian Kurz and his ministers, paving the way for a caretaker government before a new election in which the young leader and his party could emerge strengthened. Parliament needed only a majority vote Monday to pass the measure...
18:00 2019-05-27

Prominent liberal church ousts pastor after alleged sex toy shopping spree A famous liberal Manhattan church has parted ways with its first female senior minister after complaints she brought fellow ministers on a sex toy shopping spree and gifted one of them an unwanted vibrator, according to reports....
19:26 2019-07-12

Overnight: Kyrgios sent packing, Monfils ousts Shapo in thriller, Zverev through "Nick Kyrgios\u0027 eventful US Open ended in the third round as Russian Andrey Rublev turned aside the fiery Australian 7-6(5) 7-6(5) 6-3 in a battle of big servers on Saturday."...
07:39 2019-09-02

Planned Parenthood ousts Leana Wen and proves that abortion, not healthcare, is its priority One of the symptoms of uneasiness is the inability to stay still. Leana Wen knows this. She’s a doctor. And she was the president of Planned Parenthood until today, when the abortion organization's board met in secret and pushed her out, after less than nine months on the job, because of “philosophi...
03:26 2019-07-17

Watch: Serena Williams wins, sets up USA quarterfinal clash with Alison Riske at Wimbledon Serena Williams beat Carla Suarez Navarro in straight sets Monday, setting up a quarterfinal clash against fellow American Alison Riske at Wimbledon....
09:52 2019-07-09

Tennis: American Riske stuns home favorite Bertens to lift title in Rosmalen American Alison Riske recovered from an opening set bagel and saved five championship points as she stunned home favorite Kiki Bertens 0-6 7-6(3) 7-5 to lift the Libema Open title in Rosmalen on Sunday....
19:26 2019-06-16

Kerber beats Halep in Eastbourne Defending Wimbledon champion Angelique Kerber beat Simona Halep 6-4, 6-3 in the quarterfinals at Eastbourne on Thursday       ...
19:26 2019-06-27

Kerber too strong for Sharapova in Mallorca "Top seed Angelique Kerber won the battle of the present and former Wimbledon champions as she beat Maria Sharapova 6-2 6-3 in a heavyweight second-round clash at the Mallorca Open on Thursday."...
23:00 2019-06-20

Sharapova to face Kerber as both win in Mallorca After two weeks enjoying the delights of Mallorca it was time for business for Maria Sharapova on Tuesday as she launched her comeback from a six-month injury lay-off in style....
21:52 2019-06-18

The Coco bubble pops at Wimbledon as Simona Halep ousts Cori Gauff Halep wins 6–3, 6–3 to end Gauff’s fairytale in the fourth roundAmerican 15-year-old moves into world’s top 150 after dream runShe has been the story of this year’s Wimbledon. But Cori Gauff’s dreamy ascent into the second week ended at the last 16 stage with a 3-6, 3-6 defeat by Simona Halep, the n...
18:52 2019-07-08

Greek election: Conservative party regains control, ousts left-wing PM Conservative opposition leader Kyriakos Mitsotakis comfortably won Greece's parliamentary elections Sunday, delivering a stinging blow to leftist Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras after a tumultuous four years in office as the country struggled through a crippling financial crisis....
05:26 2019-07-08

Pliskova thrashes Kerber at Eastboure final "Karolina Pliskova made a strong statement of intent ahead of WImbledon by beating reigning champion Angelique Kerber in straight sets at the Eastbourne Open final on Saturday."...
15:13 2019-06-29

Federer, Williams moves on, but Kerber goes out at Wimbledon Eight-time champion Roger Federer and seven-time women's champion Serena Williams moved into the third round at Wimbledon, while defending champion Angelique Kerber went out in the second       ...
20:52 2019-07-04

Kerber reaches semi-final in Mallorca Reigning Wimbledon champion Angelique Kerber continued her build-up to the grasscourt Grand Slam as she beat sixth seed Caroline Garcia 6-3 7-6(5) to reach the semi-finals of the Mallorca Open on Friday....
23:26 2019-06-21

| Kerber outguns Halep to reach Eastbourne SF Angelique Kerber continued her fine grass court form ahead of the defence of her Wimbledon title by getting the better of Simona Halep at Eastbourne....
21:13 2019-06-27

Wozniacki out as Kerber, Pliskova, Halep win in Eastbourne "Three former world number ones reached the quarter-finals of the Eastbourne championships but a fourth, defending champion Caroline Wozniacki, fell short as she was beaten by eighth seed Aryna Sabalenka on Wednesday."...
22:00 2019-06-27

Defending champ Kerber upset in second round Reigning Wimbledon champion Angelique Kerber suffered her worst result at the All England Club since 2013, losing in the second round to unseeded American Lauren Davis on Thursday....
19:26 2019-07-04

Pliskova thrashes Kerber in Eastboure final "Karolina Pliskova made a strong statement of intent ahead of WImbledon by beating reigning champion Angelique Kerber in straight sets at the Eastbourne Open final on Saturday."...
16:13 2019-06-29

Germany's Angelique Kerber knocked out of Wimbledon American Lauren Davis scored a shocking win over defending Wimbledon champion Angelique Kerber, eliminating her from the UK tournament. Kerber is ranked fifth in the world....
23:13 2019-07-04

Kerber into Eastbourne final as Jabeur withdraws EASTBOURNE, England (AP) — Defending Wimbledon champion Angelique Kerber reached the Eastbourne final on Friday when Ons Jabeur withdrew with an injury. Jabeur rolled her right ankle during Thursday’s quarterfinal match against Alize Cornet and the Tunisian couldn’t recover in time for h...
13:13 2019-06-28

Angelique Kerber is US Open’s first big upset victim Angelique Kerber, the former world No. 1 from Germany, suffered an early exit in the US Open on Monday at the hands of France’s Kristina Mladenovic. The 2016 US Open champion fell 7-5, 0-6, 6-4 in the first round to Mladenovic, who had lost four of the five previous meetings with Kerber. The hard-fo...
22:39 2019-08-26

Turkey ousts three Kurdish mayors for suspected militant links, launches security operation Turkey on Monday replaced Kurdish mayors with state officials in three cities and detained more than 400 people for suspected militant links, the Interior Ministry said, a move likely to fuel tensions in the mainly Kurdish southeast....
15:26 2019-08-20

Men's round-up: Querrey shocks Thiem, Tsonga ousts Tomic in 58 mins, Kyrgios battles through "Sam Querrey produced another big shock at Wimbledon 2019 as he sent Dominic Thiem packing with a bagel in the fourth set to round it off, 6-7 7-6 6-3 6-0."...
19:52 2019-07-02

The Latest: Kerber loses in 1st round at French Open PARIS (AP) — The Latest on the French Open (all times local): ___ 12:21 a.m. Angelique Kerber won’t complete a career Grand Slam this year. The three-time Grand Slam winner lost in the first round of the French Open on Sunday, beaten 6-4, 6-2 by Anastasia Potapova on Court Philippe Chatrier. K...
13:01 2019-05-26

Tennis: No surprise as Kerber shown the exit in first round Angelique Kerber's campaign to complete a career slam was cut short in the French Open first round on Sunday, but that came as no surprise considering the former world number one was playing on her least favorite surface....
16:52 2019-05-26

| Teenager Potapova 'speechless' after stunning 'idol' Kerber Russian teenager Anastasia Potapova said she was left "speechless" after knocking out her "idol" Angelique Kerber in the first round of the French Open....
17:00 2019-05-26

WIMBLEDON '19: Djokovic, Kerber defend their championships WIMBLEDON '19: Novak Djokovic, Angelique Kerber defend their titles; Roger Federer seeks his 9th title at All England Club        ...
04:13 2019-06-28

Focused Kerber not fazed by tough Wimbledon draw Defending champion Angelique Kerber said she was in good spirits ahead of her Wimbledon title defense and was not thinking too far ahead despite being placed in arguably the tougher half of the draw....
17:39 2019-06-30

Pliskova sets up Eastbourne title clash with Kerber "Karolina Pliskova scythed down Kiki Bertens of the Netherlands 6-1 6-2 on Friday to move into the Eastbourne final, where she will meet reigning Wimbledon champion Angelique Kerber."...
22:39 2019-06-28

Rafael Nadal ousts Roger Federer in straight sets to reach French Open final Nadal beats Federer 6–3, 6–4, 6–2 in semi-finalRain halts Djokovic-Thiem match in third setWith 11 French Open titles in the bag, Rafael Nadal hardly needs help when it comes to winning at Roland Garros. But on Friday, after he produced a rock-solid performance in horrendous wind to see off Roger Fe...
20:26 2019-06-07

Kerber upset in first round after Barty's wobble and Konta's battle "Angelique Kerber was the biggest name to fall from the women\u0027s draw in the early stages of the first day of the US Open as she was upset by Kristina Mladenovic."...
01:13 2019-08-27

US Open 2019: Djokovic in action, Evans through, Kerber out on day one – live! Updates on the opening day of action at Flushing MeadowsKonta though but wobble shows a lingering weaknessAnd feel free to email Jacob or tweet @jacobsteinberg 9.19pm BST Well Venus Williams was in a hurry. The former champion beat Saisai Zheng 6-1, 6-0 in 65 minutes. 9.16pm BST By the way Andy Murr...
22:39 2019-08-26

US Open 2019: Djokovic and Venus Williams through, Kerber out on day one – as it happened Konta though but wobble shows a lingering weakness 10.02pm BST The blog is going to finish here. There were wins for Johanna Konta, Novak Djokovic and Venus Williams, but Angelique Kerber crashed out. Thanks for reading. Bye. 9.46pm BST Related: Satisfied Andy Murray makes light work of teenager I...
23:39 2019-08-26

US Open: German tennis star Kerber crashes out in round 1 The 31-year-old's miserable grand slam year was completed with a defeat to Kristina Mladenovic. Kerber won at Flushing Meadows in 2016 but looked a long way short of that form as she lost in three sets....
17:13 2019-08-27

Pliskova beats Wimbledon champ Kerber in Eastbourne final EASTBOURNE, England (AP) — Karolina Pliskova has beaten Wimbledon champion Angelique Kerber 6-1, 6-4 in the Eastbourne final just two days before the grass-court Grand Slam starts in southwest London. The No. 3-ranked Pliskova took the first set in just 31 minutes with three service breaks Saturday,...
16:00 2019-06-29

Against the odds, Germany's Kerber eyes career Grand Slam Former world number one Angelique Kerber is going into next week's French Open knowing victory on the Parisian clay would make her only the seventh woman in tennis with a complete set of all four major titles....
05:13 2019-05-24

Kerber swats aside Halep to reach Eastbourne semi-finals Angelique Kerber's Wimbledon preparation gained momentum as she thumped Simona Halep 6-4 6-3 in a battle of former world number ones to reach the semi-finals at Eastbourne on Thursday....
19:00 2019-06-27

Wimbledon Champion Angelique Kerber On Finding Her Fighting Spirit Tennis champion Angelique Kerber knows the courage and determination that it takes to succeed in the sport. Here, she recalls how she hit her stride and reignited her passion for the game...
11:13 2019-05-31

Defending champion Kerber outclasses tricky compatriot at Wimbledon Defending champion Angelique Kerber needed to call upon all her cunning and experience to navigate her way 6-4 6-3 through an awkward first-round encounter with German compatriot Tatjana Maria on Tuesday....
17:52 2019-07-02

Austrian populist leader derided as 'Trump in slim-fit suit' remains defiant after parliament ousts him from power Austrian Chancellor Sebastian Kurz, once hailed for making populism mainstream, has been ousted by parliament in a no-confidence vote Monday, plunging the country into another election in September....
16:26 2019-05-28

Lucky-loser Davis stands tall to oust Kerber at Wimbledon Defending champion Angelique Kerber was dumped out of Wimbledon on Thursday as she suffered a stunning 2-6 6-2 6-1 second-round defeat by American Lauren Davis, who began the year ranked outside the world's top 250....
21:13 2019-07-04

Nadal Teaches Kyrgios Lesson At Wimbledon, Champion Kerber Knocked Out Rafael Nadal's pleasure was evident when he sealed the match against a man he had accused of lacking respect for the sport as he fist-pumped and jumped in the air...
07:52 2019-07-05

Venus defeats defending Cincinnati champion Bertens as Kerber falls "Venus Williams claimed her second top-five win in the season by defeating defending champion Kiki Bertens in three sets in the second round at Cincinnati."...
10:13 2019-08-14

Angelique Kerber shocked by Anastasia Potapova in French Open first round • Russian teenager Potapova beats No 5 seed 6-4, 6-2• Kerber’s bid to complete career slam falls at first hurdleAngelique Kerber’s bid to complete a career slam at this year’s French Open fell at the first hurdle, as she lost 6-4, 6-2 to Anastasia Potapova in the first round.Kerber, winner of last y...
13:39 2019-05-26

French Open: Angelique Kerber's clay court troubles continue Germany's best female tennis player is struggling to realize her career Grand Slam dream. Another first round exit is problematic, but may also provide the answer Kerber needs to return to her best tennis....
20:52 2019-05-26

Wimbledon day four: Nadal outlasts Kyrgios, Kerber goes out and Murray returns – video Rafa Nadal emerged victorious from a memorable four-set duel with rival Nick Kyrgios, while Roger Federer is set to equal Jimmy Connors’s Open-era record of 17 appearances in the third round following a win over Jay Clarke.Defending champion Angelique Kerber was dumped out by Lauren Davis, while Joh...
02:13 2019-07-05

Wimbledon 2019: Kerber, Kyrgios, Barty and Evans in action – live! Follow updates from a packed schedule on day two at SW19Cori Gauff, 15, eclipses Venus Williams in Wimbledon first roundEmail Jacob here or tweet @JacobSteinberg 1.24pm BST Kei Nishikori is through. The eighth seed has beaten Thiago Monteiro 6-4, 7-6, 6-4. Meanwhile Dan Evans plays the winner of Ja...
14:26 2019-07-02

Angelique Kerber’s title defence ends but Serena Williams rallies • Defending champion loses 2-6, 6-2, 6-1 to Lauren Davis• Serena Williams wins 2-6, 6-2, 6-4 against Kaja JuvanIt is well over two decades since any woman other than Serena Williams and Venus Williams successfully defended the women’s title at Wimbledon. Angelique Kerber, who won here in such style ...
22:39 2019-07-04

Serena Williams ousts Strýcová, reaches Wimbledon final to inch closer to 24th Grand Slam Williams handily defeated unranked Barbora Strýcová of the Czech Republic in straight sets to advance to Wimbledon's final for a second year in a row.        ...
19:13 2019-07-11

Tennis: Kerber loses in Mallorca semis as Bencic sets up Kenin showdown Third seed Belinda Bencic recovered from a set down to beat Wimbledon champion Angelique Kerber 2-6 7-6(2) 6-4 and reach the Mallorca Open final on Saturday....
21:26 2019-06-22

Unseeded American Lauren Davis knocks defending champ Angelique Kerber out of Wimbledon Unseeded American Lauren Davis came from a set down to knock out defending champion Angelique Kerber in the second round of Wimbledon.       ...
20:52 2019-07-04

Serena Williams advances in Rogers Cup Serena Williams won her first match since losing the Wimbledon final, beating Elise Mertens of Belgium 6-3, 6-3 on Wednesday night in the second round of the Rogers Cup....
15:00 2019-08-08

WTA roundup: Rybakina advances to Bucharest semifinals Kazakhstan's Elena Rybakina upset second-seeded Viktoria Kuzmova of Slovakia 7-6 (4), 6-3 on Friday to advance to the semifinals of the BRD Bucharest Open in Romania....
02:26 2019-07-20

Tates Creek Advances to State Championship *Highlights will be attached following LEX 18 after the Belmont Stakes. The Tates Creek baseball team will play for its first state championship since 1986 after defeating Breckinridge Co. 5-1 Saturday in the state semifinals. The Commodores will play McCracken Co., who defeated Trinity 6-5. Tates C...
01:13 2019-06-09

Serena advances in New York despite ankle injury Serena Williams needed a medical time out in the second set of her 6-3 6-4 win over Petra Martic on Sunday to get treatment on her right ankle but recovered to advance to the U.S. Open quarter-finals....
14:00 2019-09-02

Advances in fintech are helping financial advisors. Here's how While financial technology has created competition for traditional financial advisors via automated online platforms, those same digital advances have bolstered advisors' ability to serve clients....
21:26 2019-07-22

Pliskova advances in Toronto, could regain top ranking Third-ranked Karolina Pliskova of the Czech Republic advanced to the Rogers Cup quarterfinals, beating Anett Kontaveit of Estonia 6-3, 7-5        ...
02:52 2019-08-09

Serena Williams advances to Rogers Cup semifinals Serena Williams advanced to the Rogers Cup semifinals, beating soon-to-be-top-ranked Naomi Osaka of Japan 6-3, 6-4 at breezy at York University        ...
10:13 2019-08-10

Michigan advances to CWS with 4-2 upset of top-seeded UCLA LOS ANGELES (AP) — Ako Thomas drove in two runs with a single, Tommy Henry pitched seven solid innings and Michigan is headed to the College World Series for the first time in 35 years after defeating top-seeded UCLA 4-2 on Sunday night in the deciding game of the Los Angeles super regional. It will...
07:26 2019-06-10

UNC beats Tennessee 5-2, advances to super regionals Austin Bergner struck out eight, and North Carolina beat Tennessee 5-2 to advance to the super regionals of the NCAA Tournament        ...
06:39 2019-06-03

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

USWNT advances to Women's World Cup final For the ability to rise to the occasion, for the aptitude to turn a blind eye to pressure and produce on the grandest of stages, there is still no team quite like the US....
00:39 2019-07-03

ATP roundup: Fritz advances to Lyon semis American Taylor Fritz advanced to his first semifinal of the year, upsetting second-seeded Spaniard Roberto Bautista Agut 6-7 (6), 6-3, 6-4 on Thursday in Lyon, France....
01:26 2019-05-24

U.S. Senate panel advances nomination for FAA chief The U.S. Senate Commerce Committee voted narrowly on Wednesday to send the nomination of a former airline executive to head the Federal Aviation Administration to the full Senate....
22:00 2019-07-10

Senate panel advances nomination for FAA chief The U.S. Senate Commerce Committee voted narrowly on Wednesday to send the nomination of a former airline executive to head the Federal Aviation Administration to the full Senate....
20:52 2019-07-10

The Latest: Djokovic drops set but advances at Wimbledon Defending champion Novak Djokovic dropped his first set of the tournament but advanced to the fourth round of Wimbledon with a 7-5, 6-7 (5), 6-1, 6-4 win over Hubert Hurkacz       ...
19:52 2019-07-05

Team USA advances to championship of Women’s World Cup in France LYON, France (AP) – Alex Morgan celebrated her go-ahead goal with a cheeky tea-sipping celebration and Alyssa Naeher stopped a late penalty kick to send the United States into the final at the Women’s World Cup with a 2-1 victory over England on Tuesday night. Team USA has punched its t...
07:00 2019-07-03

A ragged Federer stunned in Cincinnati; Djokovic advances Seven-time champion Roger Federer was ousted from one of his favorite tournaments in little over an hour, falling in straight sets to a 21-year-old qualifier he'd never faced at the Western & Southern Open. Novak Djokovic moved into the quarterfinals        ...
22:13 2019-08-16

Muchova advances, Zhang ousted in Bronx Open Czech Republic's 10th seed Karolina Muchova beat Slovakia's Viktoria Kuzmova 7-5 6-2 to move into the second round of the Bronx Open while fourth seed Zhang Shuai was knocked out in straight sets on Monday....
08:13 2019-08-20

Venezuela beats Bolivia 3-1 and advances in Copa America BELO HORIZONTE, Brazil (AP) — Venezuela beat Bolivia 3-1 to advance to the Copa America quarterfinals on Saturday. Darwin Machis scored in each half for Venezuela at Mineirao Stadium. Leonel Justiniano reduced Bolivia’s deficit in the 82nd minute, but Josef Martinez secured the victory four mi...
03:26 2019-06-23

Bill allowing self-induced abortions advances in Nevada Called the Trust Nevada Women Act, the bill would repeal existing prohibitions on self-induced abortions and drugs causing a miscarriage.        ...
17:26 2019-05-22

The Latest: Serena advances at Open, gets treated for ankle Serena Williams rolled her ankle but that didn't slow her down in straight set victory to advance to US Open quarters        ...
00:13 2019-09-02

Vekic advances at rain-ravaged Nottingham Open Former champion Donna Vekic defeated Dalila Jakupovic of Slovenia 6-2, 6-7 (5), 6-0 on Wednesday as the Nottingham Open finally got underway after two days were completely washed out by rain       ...
21:39 2019-06-12

Teen advances into French Open quarters without losing a set Teenager Marketa Vondrousova reached her first Grand Slam quarterfinal by beating 12th-seeded Anastasija Sevastova 6-2, 6-0 Sunday in just 59 minutes.        ...
18:52 2019-06-02

Amazon tech show touts advances in robotics Amazon is hosting tech enthusiasts at its 're:MARS' expo this week in Las Vegas. The online retail giant looks to showcase efforts at innovation across several key tech sectors - including robotics and machine learning. (June 5)        ...
00:13 2019-06-06

UA Women’s Golf Advances to NCAA semi-finals TUCSON –  The Arizona Wildcats women’s golf team advanced to the semifinals of the NCAA Championships at The Blessings Golf Course Tuesday, thanks to a dramatic putt from Haley Moore on her final hole. Here’s more from Tuesday night’s sportscast on News 4 Tucson: With Moore&...
13:39 2019-05-22

Franklin gets 4 hits, 3 RBIs, Michigan advances in NCAAs CORVALLIS, Ore. (AP) — Jesse Franklin had four hits and three RBIs in Monday’s championship game to help Michigan beat Creighton 17-6 in the Corvallis regional. No. 3 seed Michigan wasn’t about to squander a 12-run lead. Less than 24 hours after allowing seven runs in the top of the nint...
05:52 2019-06-04

Some Companies Offer a New Benefit: Payroll Advances and Loans More companies are helping workers gain access to payroll advances and loans, reflecting concern over the impact money problems are having on productivity levels and worker retention....
13:39 2019-09-02

Top-seeded Zverev advances, Dimitrov out at Geneva Open Top-seeded Alexander Zverev eased to a 6-2, 6-1 win over Ernests Gulbis in the Geneva Open second round on Tuesday        ...
22:52 2019-05-21

Top-seeded Zverev advances to Geneva Open semifinals Top-seeded Alexander Zverev advanced to the Geneva Open semifinals beating Hugo Dellien 7-5, 3-6, 6-3 on Thursday        ...
23:39 2019-05-23

$4.6 Billion in Aid Advances to Help Cope With Migrant Surge at Border The Senate measure cleared a committee with bipartisan support and will be voted on by the full chamber next week, but it is unclear how well it matches the House’s plans....
23:52 2019-06-19

Andreescu upsets Bertens, advances to Rogers Cup quarterfinals Canadian teen Bianca Andreescu upset fifth seed Kiki Bertens to move into the quarterfinal of the Rogers Cup in her home city of Toronto on Thursday....
18:26 2019-08-09

Brexit campaigner Boris Johnson advances on Britain's top job Brexit campaigner Boris Johnson advanced on the prize of Britain's top political job on Tuesday, winning 126 votes in the second round of a contest to replace Prime Minister Theresa May....
19:26 2019-06-18

U.S. Investment in African University Fails as China Advances The failure of a university project in Ghana marked a high-profile setback for U.S. government efforts to counter China’s growing investment influence in Africa....
15:39 2019-07-21

Senate panel advances emergency border funding The Senate Appropriations Committee approved a bipartisan emergency funding bill requested by President Trump to deal with the massive immigration surge along the southern border....
19:26 2019-06-19

Lasker Awards Honor Advances in Modern Immunology The prizes recognized the discoverers of B and T lymphocytes, pioneers in genetic engineering to fight breast cancer, and a nonprofit that helps get vaccines to the world’s poorest children....
18:13 2019-09-10

Oil advances on Gulf tensions but demand concerns cap gains Oil prices edged higher on Thursday amid Middle East tensions and a big fall in weekly U.S. crude stocks, but gains were stemmed by a frail demand outlook amid increasing signs of slowing global economic growth....
10:39 2019-07-25

The Latest: Halep advances in 3 sets at French Open The Latest on the French Open: Simona Halep overcomes a mid-match lapse in a 6-2, 3-6, 6-1 win over 47th-ranked Ajla Tomljanovic        ...
06:13 2019-05-29

LSU beats Southern Miss 8-4, advances to regional final Cade Beloso and Zach Watson homered and LSU beat Southern Miss 8-4 to advance to the NCAA Tournament regional final        ...
07:39 2019-06-02

Ferrari advances product offensive with two new folding hardtops The F8 Spider is the roadster version of the F8 Tributo eight-cylinder turbocharged mid-engine coupe unveiled in Geneva this year. The 812 GTS is the convertible version of the 12-cylinder front-engine 812 Superfast....
21:13 2019-09-09

Surprising Zheng advances to Silicon Valley final "China\u0027s Zheng Saisai moved into the final of the Silicon Valley Classic with another upset win in California on Saturday to keep alive her dream of a maiden WTA title."...
14:00 2019-08-04

Defending champ Nadal advances to Rogers Cup quarterfinals Top-seeded defending champion Rafael Nadal advanced to the Rogers Cup quarterfinals, beating Argentina's Guido Pella 6-3, 6-4        ...
10:26 2019-08-09

California advances bill offering protections to gig economy workers Gig economy companies like Uber and Lyft have fought hard to avoid treating workers as full-fledged employees, but they might not have much choice in California before long. The state Assembly has passed a bill, AB5, that would require businesses to......
04:00 2019-06-03

Minor hiccup as defending champion Halep advances in Paris Simona Halep dealt with the emotions and pressure of being the defending champion as she overcame a second-set blip to kick off her French Open campaign with a 6-2 3-6 6-1 win over Australian Ajla Tomljanovic on Tuesday....
21:13 2019-05-28

Canada’s Bianca Andreescu advances to U.S. Open quarter-final Make that early Tuesday morning, when the 19-year-old from Mississauga, Ont., won her way into the quarter-finals in her first main-draw appearance at the U.S. Open....
01:39 2019-09-04

Fifth-seed Zverev advances in French Open despite destroying racket Emotions got the better of fifth-seed Alexander Zverev Tuesday during his French Open victory over John Millman, with Zverev's racket paying the price....
23:26 2019-05-28

Rafael Nadal Advances To US Open Final Against Daniil Medvedev Rafael Nadal, an 18-time Grand Slam singles champion, advanced to his fifth US Open final on Friday by battling past Italy's Matteo Berrettini 7-6 (8/6), 6-4, 6-1....
06:26 2019-09-07

Judiciary panel advances impeachment drive as Pelosi changes the subject The House Judiciary Committee on Thursday approved the parameters for its impeachment investigation into President Donald Trump — Democrats’ most significant step to date on the issue, even as Speaker Nancy Pelosi repeatedly sidestepped the i-word at a news conference.The party-line vote came as Hou...
21:39 2019-09-12

California advances bill that would 'lead the world' on gig worker rights Assembly Bill 5 would enact protections for workers, requiring them to meet three standards to be considered a contractorA bill that would fundamentally change the way tech giants – such as Lyft and Uber – engage with workers has passed a major hurdle in the California legislature.Assembly Bill 5 wo...
01:26 2019-08-31

Wild-card entry Tipsarevic advances at Geneva Open Former top-10 player Janko Tipsarevic used his wild-card entry to beat Peter Gojowczyk of Germany 7-5, 7-5 in the Geneva Open first round        ...
16:52 2019-05-21

Tennis: No fourth Mallorca final for Sevastova as Kenin advances American Sofia Kenin did what no other player has ever done at the Mallorca Open as she stopped Latvian Anastasija Sevastova reaching the final with a 6-4 4-6 6-2 win on Saturday....
19:13 2019-06-22

UK parliamentary staff face unwanted sexual advances, report says People working for lawmakers in Britain's lower house of parliament face an unacceptable risk of sexual harassment and bullying, which has been hidden because staff fear reprisals, according to a official report released on Thursday....
12:39 2019-07-11

Tennis-Fiery Kyrgios advances, Tsitsipas survives in Washington An argumentative Nick Kyrgios hammered 24 aces in a dominating service display to defeat Gilles Simon 6-4 7-6(5) in the second round of the Citi Open in Washington on Wednesday....
08:13 2019-08-01

UK Parliamentary Staff Face Unwanted Sexual Advances: Report People working for lawmakers in Britain's lower house of parliament face an unacceptable risk of sexual harassment and bullying, which has been hidden because staff fear reprisals, according to a......
15:39 2019-07-11

London Lab Advances Use of A.I. in Health Care, but Raises Privacy Concerns DeepMind is at the forefront of bringing artificial intelligence to health care. That its parent company is Alphabet raises issues of patient privacy....
19:13 2019-07-31

Teen girl allegedly knocked out after turning down stranger’s advances A British teenager claims she was punched unconscious after telling a group of creepy strangers following her in the street, “I’m sorry, I’m not interested.” Gabrielle Walsh, 18, said she was with a male friend in the early hours walking home from a club in Manchester when th...
02:00 2019-07-16

Mexico has made advances in curbing flow of migrants: Pompeo The U.S. secretary of state spent the morning with Mexican Foreign Secretary Marcelo in Mexico City before flying to a meeting with El Salvador's president....
02:00 2019-07-22

Isner advances to final on Newport's hot grass courts Top seeded John Isner overcame extremely hot conditions and a first-set tiebreaker loss to beat fourth-seeded Ugo Humbert of France, 6-7 (4), 7-6 (5), 6-3, Saturday and advanced to the Hall of Fame Open final.        ...
09:39 2019-07-21

Novartis advances hunt for piece of Roche's growing MS empire Swiss drugmaker Novartis on Friday threw down the gauntlet at Roche's multiple sclerosis franchise, touting study results for its MS hopeful ofatumumab that it hopes will muscle in on its crosstown rival's drug Ocrevus....
10:39 2019-08-30

Kristie Ahn putting 'corporate America' job on hold as she advances in US Open American Kristie Ahn won her first-round matchup at the U.S. Open against Russian Svetlana Kuzentsova in straight sets, advancing her to a second-round match against Anna Kalinskaya....
18:26 2019-08-28

Vandy advances to super regional, routs Indiana State 12-1 Julian Infante hit two home runs and Ty Duvall added a grand slam as the Vanderbilt Commodores advanced to their third straight super regional by routing Indiana State 12-1 to clinch the Nashville Regional        ...
08:52 2019-06-03

UCLA beats Loyola Marymount, advances to Super Regional LOS ANGELES (AP) — Ryan Kreidler had three hits, Chase Strumpf hit a three-run homer and UCLA advanced to the NCAA Super Regional with a 6-3 victory over Loyola Marymount in Monday night’s deciding game of the Los Angeles regional. This is the fifth time a national top seed has lost one of its...
11:39 2019-06-04

Brazilian President's Pension Bill Advances in the Lower House Brazil’s lower house speaker estimated that an amended proposal to overhaul the nation’s insolvent pension system could save about $245 billion over the next decade, enough to ease fears over a full-blown fiscal crisis....
15:52 2019-07-03

Mexican foreign minister cites advances in U.S. immigration talks Mexican officials have made some advances in their talks with U.S. officials to address the immigration crisis at the U.S.-Mexico border, Foreign Minister Marcelo Ebrard said on Thursday after meetings at the U.S. State Department....
19:13 2019-06-06

Vanderbilt advances to College World Series, routs Duke 13-2 Austin Martin drove in three hitting two of Vanderbilt's five home runs, and the Commodores advanced to their fourth College World Series and first since 2015 by routing Duke 13-2 to clinch the Nashville Super Regional       ...
06:13 2019-06-10

'Lucky loser' from US upsets 2018 champ Kerber at Wimbledon Lauren Davis wasn't even supposed to be playing in Wimbledon's main draw but she ended up eliminating defending champion Angelique Kerber        ...
07:13 2019-07-05

Wall Street advances as China extends trade olive branch Wall Street was pushed higher on Wednesday by tariff-sensitive technology and industrial shares after China extended an olive branch ahead of next month's trade negotiations with the United States....
21:39 2019-09-11

#StephonClark: Bill Policing When Cops Can Use Lethal Force Advances in California A little more than a year after Sacramento, Calif., police gunned down an unarmed Stephon Clark as the 22-year-old father of two stood in his grandparents’ backyard, California may be on the cusp of passing the nation’s strictest law governing when police can use deadly force....
10:13 2019-05-25

Elon Musk's Neuralink Shows Off Advances to Brain-Computer Interface Elon Musk and top-level scientists from his neuroscience startup, who are developing a next-generation brain-computer interface, unveiled what they billed as a significant advance toward a therapeutic device....
10:13 2019-07-17

NASA advances lunar crater modeling and asteroid mining projects NASA doesn't just want to return to the moon by 2024, it also wants to establish a "sustained human presence" and to use the moon as a hub for future Mars exploration. In order to do that, it will need new ideas and technologies, like those solicited......
22:26 2019-06-11

Serena Williams Advances To US Open Quarter-Final Against Wang Qiang Serena Williams will play for a semi-final berth on Tuesday against China's Wang Qiang, who upset French Open champion Ashleigh Barty to reach quarter-final....
02:52 2019-09-02

Wall Street advances on trade concessions, euro zone stimulus Wall Street advanced on Thursday, and the S&P 500 hovered a hair's breadth below its all-time high, buoyed by positive developments on the U.S.-China trade front and a promise of continued stimulus from the European Central Bank....
21:13 2019-09-12

Ivory Coast town sinking underwater as coastal erosion advances The village of Lahou-Kpanda is sinking. In the past 30 years, residents of the once-thriving historic town 140 km southwest of the Ivorian capital Abidjan have seen their prison, hospital and school be subsumed by the waters....
17:52 2019-09-10

Japan's Nikkei little changed ahead of Jackson Hole; Shiseido advances Japan's Nikkei was little changed on Wednesday, as investors held positions ahead of a key central bankers' gathering in the United States, which could provide markets with some near-term cues....
05:52 2019-08-22

With Rare Comity, Senate Panel Advances Bills to Lower Health Costs The Senate health committee approved a suite of bills to address rising health costs — including surprise medical bills and prescription drug prices — and raise the legal smoking age....
22:26 2019-06-27

US Open: Rafael Nadal eases past Diego Schwartzman, advances to semifinals The Spaniard won in straight sets, 6-4, 7-5, 6-2 and is the prohibitie favorite to win his fourth US Open and 19th Grand Slam.        ...
08:26 2019-09-05

Watch: Belinda Bencic eliminates No. 1 Naomi Osaka, advances to U.S. Open quarterfinals Belinda Bencic pulled off a shocking upset Monday at the 2019 U.S. Open, knocking top-seed Naomi Osaka out of the tournament in straight sets and advancing to the quarterfinals....
21:26 2019-09-02

Roger Federer wilts in fifth set as unseeded Grigor Dimitrov advances to U.S. Open semifinals The 78th-ranked Dimitrov overtakes the beloved 20-time grand slam champion for first time, depriving the Open of a potential Federer-Rafael Nadal dream final....
09:26 2019-09-04

US Open: Daniil Medvedev advances to first Grand Slam final with win over Grigor Dimitrov Russian Daniil Medvedev, who made headlines earlier in the tournament for poor behavior, won in straight sets, 7-6 (5), 6-4, 6-3.       ...
04:52 2019-09-07

Israeli PM Benjamin Netanyahu advances plan for Palestinian housing in West Bank Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is promoting 700 new Palestinian housing units alongside 6,000 Israeli units in the West Bank, just weeks after a controversial move to demolish apartments in East Jerusalem....
22:13 2019-07-31

Serena Williams rolls ankle, still advances to US Open quarterfinals over Petra Martic Serena Williams received medical treatment Sunday during her fourth-round match, but will make her 16th appearance in the U.S. Open quarterfinals.        ...
00:13 2019-09-02

Oil advances as markets eye MidEast worries, but weak demand outlook caps gains Oil prices edged higher on Thursday amid lingering Middle East tensions and after U.S. crude stocks dropped more than expected, but gains were stemmed by a fragile demand outlook amid more signs of slowing global economic growth....
06:13 2019-07-25

METALS-Shanghai aluminium advances as fire halts production at Chinese smelter Shanghai aluminium rose over 1% on Monday to a more than one-week high after a Chinese firm halted production at a smelting unit due to a fire over the weekend....
11:39 2019-05-27

House panel advances bill to boost September 11th Victims Compensation Fund A House panel passed a bill Wednesday to authorize additional funding for the September 11th Victims Compensation Fund until 2090, one day after comedian Jon Stewart sharply criticized members of Congress for not attending a subcommittee hearing on the issue and gave an emotional plea to extend the ...
20:13 2019-06-12

Stan Wawrinka advances as injury fells defending US Open champ Novak Djokovic Shoulder injury stops top-seeded and defending champion Novak Djokovic as No. 23 seed Stan Wawrinka reaches the quarterfinals for the second year in a row.       ...
07:39 2019-09-02

US Open: Serena Williams advances to championship, will play for record-tying 24th Grand Slam The 37-year-old routed No. 5 Elina Svitolina, 6-3, 6-1, moving into the championship Saturday and looking for her seventh Open title.       ...
03:52 2019-09-06

India detains prominent Kashmiri leader under law critics call draconian Authorities charged Farooq Abdullah, the most senior mainstream politician in Kashmir and a member of the Indian Parliament, under a law that allows detentions of up to two years without trial....
23:00 2019-09-16

Lyon's Denayer fit to face Zenit St Petersburg "Olympique Lyonnais captain Jason Denayer will be fit to play against Zenit St Petersburg in their Champions League opener on Tuesday and help the French side improve in defence."...
23:26 2019-09-16

"Let's Contest Independently": HD Deve Gowda On Alliance With Congress Weeks after trading barbs with Congress leader Siddaramaiah over the national election loss, Janata Dal Secular leader HD Deve Gowda on Monday said if mid-term elections take place in Karnataka, his......
23:26 2019-09-16

OnePlus 7T will be unveiled on September 26th Apple isn’t the only smartphone vendor with a new phone to announce this month, as OnePlus on Monday revealed that it will hold an event dedicated to the OnePlus 7T series of phones on September 26th. There will be an event in the United States at 10:30 AM ET, and another event on the same day...
23:26 2019-09-16

This Mueller Won't Preserve Democracy, But It Will Preserve Meat Mueller didn’t save us from naked abuses of power and creeping fascism, but this Mueller vacuum sealer can at least save your food. Clip the $10 coupon to get it for $40, and you’ll find that it pays for itself in only a matter of months as meats, vegetables, and even cookies last for weeks and mont...
23:26 2019-09-16

California governor acts to confront 'epidemic' of youth vaping California Governor Gavin Newsom on Monday ordered the launch of a $20 million statewide public awareness campaign to educate young people and parents about health risks associated with vaping of nicotine and cannabis products, which he called a "youth epidemic."...
23:52 2019-09-16

Most of the robocalls you get aren't coming from AT&T, Sprint and T-Mobile numbers Americans received 200 million unwanted calls per day during the first half of the year, according to the report.       ...
00:26 2019-09-17

Facebook defends tracking your every move — even if the app isn't on New software updates from Apple and Google alert users to when they're being tracked by apps. Facebook takes to a blog post to explain its reasoning.       ...
00:26 2019-09-17

France's Canal+ pairs up with Netflix in pay-TV shift Vivendi's Canal+ has agreed a deal to add Netflix subscriptions to TV bundles in France and elsewhere, the French broadcaster said on Monday, in the latest such alliance to counter pressure from streaming giants....
00:26 2019-09-17

Apple takes fight against 13-billion-euro EU tax order to court Apple will launch a legal challenge on Tuesday to a European Commission order to pay 13 billion euros ($14.4 billion) in Irish back taxes in a landmark case in the EU's crackdown on tax avoidance by multinational companies....
00:26 2019-09-17

Israeli checkout-free technology startup Trigo raises $22 million Trigo, an Israeli-startup whose technology allows customers to automatically check out in grocery stores, said on Monday it raised $22 million in an early stage funding round, bringing funds raised to date to $29 million....
00:26 2019-09-17

Coral parents pass algae to their offspring to help cope with climate change New research suggests coral parents can instill resilience in their offspring, not by passing along the right genes, but by providing the right kinds of algae....
00:52 2019-09-17

The NFL’s pass interference replay rule has brought more confusion than clarity The NFL wanted to avoid disaster by making pass interference reviewable, but instead it has seen why it never allowed challenges on judgment calls in the first place....
00:52 2019-09-17

Truck hits power line on northwest side Pima County Sheriff’s Department TUCSON – A roadway has closed after a truck struck a power line Monday afternoon on the northwest side. According to Pima County Sheriff’s Department, the incident occurred near Magee and Thornydale roads, closing both east and westbound lanes. PCS...
00:52 2019-09-17

Big Ben out for season but RB Conner is OK Pittsburgh Steelers star quarterback Ben Roethlisberger will have surgery on his right elbow and miss the remainder of the season, coach Mike Tomlin announced Monday....
00:52 2019-09-17

Bush set to work Utah-USC tilt in Coliseum return For the first time in nine-plus years, Reggie Bush will return to the Coliseum for a Trojans game as part of the Fox Sports crew that will broadcast during the Utah-USC clash on Friday....
00:52 2019-09-17

Florida couple busted for DUI had sex in back of cop car: report A Florida couple busted on DUI charges couldn’t wait to jump each other’s bones — so they had sex in the back of a police car, according to reports. Ex-cons Aaron Thomas, 31, and Megan Mondanaro, 35, were initially stopped by a deputy after they were spotted riding bikes with no lights and almost be...
01:13 2019-09-17

Yankees legend Mariano Rivera receives Presidential Medal of Freedom Make that five World Series rings — and one Presidential Medal of Freedom. Legendary Yankees closer Mariano Rivera was awarded the nation’s highest civilian honor by President Trump during a Monday ceremony at the White House. “His dominance on the mound mesmerized fans, teammates and, unfortu...
01:13 2019-09-17

Oracle’s autonomous database provides an added edge to performance and cost Companies are beginning to move business-critical workloads to the cloud. So, it is critical to understand the options that are in the market when it comes to price and performance.Pat Sullivan, managing director at Accenture, speaking at the Oracle OpenWorld, said the new set of rules for businesse...
01:13 2019-09-17

Apple Watch 5 price cut: save $50 on the all-new Apple Watch at Amazon While the Apple Watch Series 5 was announced just last week, you can already find discounts on the smartwatch at Amazon. For a limited time, you can pre-order the Apple Watch 5 with GPS for $384.99. That's a $15 discount and the lowest price we've found for the latest Apple Watch. Amazon a...
01:13 2019-09-17

Navy SEAL Eddie Gallagher sues former lawyers and veteran legal defense fund Navy SEAL Eddie Gallagher, acquitted of murder in July, is suing his former lawyers and a veterans legal defense fund, alleging they intentionally delayed his trial in a "money-making scheme."...
01:52 2019-09-17

Saudi Arabia To Ask UN Experts To Probe Attacks On Oil Facilities Saudi Arabia will invite international experts including from the United Nations to participate in investigating an attack on its oil facilities and called on the world to condemn those behind it, its......
01:52 2019-09-17

Frontier eliminates change fees for some fliers, ups it for others; what you need to know Frontier passengers will no longer pay a fee for flight changes made at least 60 days ahead. But fees for changes outside that window are going up.       ...
01:52 2019-09-17

Alonso rolled, hit bird on "nightmare" first rally raid with Toyota Two-time Formula 1 champion Fernando Alonso's Dakar Rally preparation began with a roll during his first competitive rally-raid event with Toyota in South Africa last weekend, finishing 16th overall....
01:52 2019-09-17

Tamil Nadu EV Policy Proposes 100% Road Tax Exemption On Electric Cars Until 2022 Encouraging the adoption of electric vehicles (EVs) in the state, the government of Tamil Nadu has announced the Electric Vehicle Policy draft with a number of recommendations and changes for the EV......
01:52 2019-09-17

A man survived cancer twice, then he won a $4.6 million lottery jackpot Stu MacDonald, a resident of Bend, Oregon, buys his Oregon's Game Megabucks ticket every week. This week, he won the jackpot, worth $4.6 million.        ...
01:52 2019-09-17

Five things to know about Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Mason Rudolph Mason Rudolph now has the reins to the Steelers' offense after Ben Roethlisberger's season-ending injury. Here's five things to know about the QB.       ...
01:52 2019-09-17

Aaron Rodgers takes blame for getting down wrong, killing Packers' drive vs. Vikings Aaron Rodgers thought he had a first down and hurried a play, but the fourth-and-1 call cost the Packers a chance at a field goal.       ...
01:52 2019-09-17

Reports: NFL to meet with Antonio Brown accuser on Monday as part of investigation Antonio Brown's accuser is reportedly meeting with the NFL on Monday while Brown's debut with the Patriots included a 20-yard touchdown catch.       ...
01:52 2019-09-17

Freshman Democratic governor commutes sentences for 21 inmates in California Citing the youth of several of the offenders when they committed their crimes, California Gov. Gavin Newsom on Friday announced that he has commuted the sentences of 21 prison inmates....
02:13 2019-09-17

Navy Gets Advanced Wargaming Software From Defence Research Body The Defence Research Development Organisation or DRDO on Monday handed over to the Navy a new-generation war-gaming software, aimed at creating an environment that would enable the Maritime Warfare......
02:13 2019-09-17

John Oliver Got Personal Talking About Legal Immigration on Last Week Tonight “Immigration is the system that brought you Albert Einstein, Yo Yo Ma and me,” said John Oliver on Sunday’s Last Week Tonight. Immigration is one of the issues that President Donald Trump campaigned on, claiming that “the country is full” and arguing for a border wall. ...
02:13 2019-09-17

Ask Your Questions About Inequality in California Times reporters are taking a deeper look at the issues driving inequality in California, and we want to know what questions you have. Ask them and help decide what they'll dig into....
02:39 2019-09-17

Mona Sinha on How Women Can Use Their Wealth to Do Good If you are uncomfortable with the word “philanthropist,” deal with the discomfort, says Mona Sinha. She tell host Veronica Dagher how women can share their wealth to change the world today and for generations to come in this Secrets of Wealthy Women podcast....
03:00 2019-09-17

China Is Pitting the Yuan Against the Dollar. So Far, It's Not Going to Plan. The yuan has failed to rise in currency-trading rankings even as Beijing has promoted it as a core element of their international political engagement, and officials talk of positioning it as an alternative to the U.S. dollar for trade and finance....
03:00 2019-09-17

Chuwi AeroBook review: Testing 5 Linux distributions The Chuwi AeroBook is a snappy, Ultrabook-style system at under half the price of the MacBook Air, from which it draws clear design inspirations. TechRepublic tests how it fares running Linux....
03:00 2019-09-17

RBI Allows Payment Of All Recurring Bills Via Bharat Bill Payment System As per BBPS website, the facility would be expanded to include other types of repetitive payments like insurance premium, mutual funds, school fees, EMIs, and municipal taxes, among others....
03:00 2019-09-17

As Congo’s Ebola Outbreak Drags On, Untracked Cases Sow Confusion On tour in Africa, American officials said the U.S. would keep providing aid. But Congo’s response has been uneven, and the former health minister has been jailed....
03:00 2019-09-17

Cobham agrees £4bn takeover by US equity firm Advent US private equity firm Advent International has won its battle to buy defence and aerospace group Cobham for $5bn (£4bn), joining a growing list of overseas suitors taking advantage of the weak pound to pick up highly-rated British companies....
04:39 2019-09-17

BT rival CityFibre takes Holliday as chairman The former chief executive of National Grid will this week be named as the chairman of the ultrafast broadband network vying to become BT Group's biggest British rival....
04:39 2019-09-17

Memoir of NYFW: The Best Moments of NYFW Were the Blackest—but Unfortunately, Our Invites Got Lost in the Mail As the most recent New York Fashion Week wound down last week, several members of our team here at The Root found ourselves at perhaps the hottest party of the week. In fact, it was figuratively and literally the hottest, as legendary burlesque venue The Box was surprisingly short on air conditionin...
05:00 2019-09-17

Candace Owens Defends MAGA in a Room Full of Black People and It Ends Exactly How You Expect It Would The slogan “Make America Great Again” infamously became popularized in 2016 as a rallying cry for conservatives, white supremacists, and other sycophants and deplorables before eventually propelling Donald John Trump—a woefully underqualified xenophobe accused of everything from collusion to fraud t...
05:00 2019-09-17

EVs, batteries could draw bulk of $7B GM pledge to UAW New electric vehicles, an all-electric pickup truck and an advanced battery system could draw much of the $7 billion that GM has pledged to invest in the U.S....
05:00 2019-09-17

Norse Settlers Wiped Out Icelandic Walrus 1100 Years Ago An international collaboration of scientists in Iceland, Denmark, and the Netherlands has for the first time ...
05:00 2019-09-17

The best architecture of the 21st century A flying roof, a bamboo airport, a marooned galleon and a park in the sky … continuing our series, we pick the 25 greatest builds of the new ageInterview with the creator of the No 1More of the best Art | Film | Albums | Classical | TV Continue reading......
05:26 2019-09-17

Trump says U.S. reaches trade deals with Japan, no vote needed U.S. President Donald Trump said on Monday that the United States has reached initial trade agreements with Japan on tariff barriers and digital trade that will not require congressional approval....
05:52 2019-09-17

Here’s what to know about the renewed allegations against Brett Kavanaugh The new allegation has elicited calls from some Democratic presidential contenders for Kavanaugh’s impeachment and strong defenses of Kavanaugh from leading Republicans, including the man who appointed him to the high court, President Donald Trump....
05:52 2019-09-17

Greta Thunberg wins Amnesty International award The 16-year-old, and the movement she inspired, have won the 2019 Ambassador of Conscience Award. Germany, meanwhile, confirmed aggressive action on climate change as its citizens prepare for mass protests on Friday....
05:52 2019-09-17

Rural Metro responds to vehicle rescue on east side TUCSON – Rural Metro Fire responded to a call of a vehicle down an embankment Monday afternoon along Reddington Rd. According to RMF Battalion Chief John Walka, one person was taken to a hospital with non-life threatening injuries after their vehicle was rescued from 30-feet down....
05:52 2019-09-17

Kaepernick featured ad campaign wins Nike first ‘outstanding commercial’ Emmy in 17 years LOS ANGELES (CNBC) – One year after the Nike “Dream Crazy” campaign featuring former San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick sparked controversy, the shoemaker’s ad was named “outstanding commercial” at Sunday’s Creative Arts Emmy Awards. It’s the first time Nike has taken home the aw...
05:52 2019-09-17

Brexit date: What can we expect this week as Parliament remains suspended? Parliament is entering its second week of prorogation as Boris Johnson prepares to meet with the European Commission President for the first time since becoming Prime Minister....
06:26 2019-09-17

Amazon Reportedly Changed Its Algorithm to Favor Most Profitable Products, Including Its Own Despite internal opposition, Amazon has changed its search algorithms to prioritize listings that translate into bigger profits for the company—including its own private label goods, according to a Wall Street Journal exclusive.Read more......
06:26 2019-09-17

Hong Kong protests are smaller but uglier Dozens of people were injured Sunday in another night of violence in Hong Kong, as the city marked its fifteenth consecutive weekend of anti-government protests....
06:26 2019-09-17

I now look back on my 20 years of climate activism as a colossal failure | Tim Flannery The climate crisis is so severe the actions of the denialists are now an immediate threat to our childrenIn this age of rapidly melting glaciers, terrifying megafires and ever more puissant hurricanes, of acidifying and rising oceans, it is hard to believe that any further prod to climate action is ...
06:26 2019-09-17

Blast sparks fire at Russian laboratory housing smallpox virus Facility know as Vector is one of only two sites holding the smallpox virus and also houses Ebola samplesA gas explosion has sparked a fire at a Russian lab that houses viruses ranging from smallpox to Ebola, authorities have said. Related: Smallpox virus: crunch time for the fate of a global killer...
06:26 2019-09-17

UPDATE 2-Brazil's Petrobras holds fuel prices steady despite oil spike after Saudi attack Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro and Petrobras said on Monday the oil firm was not planning to immediately raise fuel prices in response to the attack in Saudi Arabia, showing the state-run firm may be open to overlooking market pricing norms for now....
06:26 2019-09-17

UPDATE 2-Senators want FCC to review Chinese telecom approvals to operate in U.S. Two U.S. senators on Monday asked the FCC and national security agencies to review whether two Chinese state-owned telecom companies should be allowed to operate in the United States, at a time of heightened concern about possible Chinese spying....
06:26 2019-09-17

GLOBAL MARKETS-Oil trims gains but Middle East risks keep stocks on back foot Oil shed some of its massive gains on Tuesday as the United States flagged the possible release of crude reserves, but the threat of military action over the attacks on Saudi oil facilities kept prices elevated and stocks under pressure....
06:26 2019-09-17

UPDATE 1-International panel to criticize U.S. FAA's Boeing 737 MAX approval process - WSJ A panel of international air-safety regulators is finishing a report, which is expected to criticize the initial U.S. approval process for Boeing Co's 737 MAX jets, the Wall Street Journal reported, citing people briefed on the conclusions....
06:26 2019-09-17

PRESS DIGEST-British Business - Sept 17 Sept 17 - The following are the top stories on the business pages of British newspapers. Reuters has not verified these stories and does not vouch for their accuracy....
06:26 2019-09-17

Oregon man who beat cancer twice wins $4.6M lotto jackpot He’s on a winning streak. An Oregon man who beat cancer twice has hit a $4.6 million lottery jackpot, officials said. Stu MacDonald, from the city of Bend, said he buys a Megabucks ticket every week and before each purchase his wife tells him, “Get the winning ticket,” according to lotto officials. ...
07:13 2019-09-17

High school cheerleaders on probation for posing with pro-Trump banner A high school cheerleading squad in North Carolina was put on probation Monday for posing with a pro-President Trump banner at a football game. Members of the North Stanly High School squad posed for photos with the “Trump 2020: Make America Great Again” flag at an Aug. 30 game on “...
07:13 2019-09-17

Stand Up To Beijing, Hong Kong Singer Tells US Lawmakers, Companies Hong Kong singer and activist Denise Ho wants U.S. lawmakers and companies to criticize Beijing's actions in Hong Kong, to help change the Chinese Communist Party's behaviour....
07:13 2019-09-17

After Boris Johnson's No-Show, Luxembourg PM Mocks Him At Press Meet British Prime Minister Boris Johnson boasted ahead of Monday Brexit talks that he was like the Incredible Hulk, who gets stronger when he gets angrier. But it was European fury that was on display....
07:13 2019-09-17

People Line Up Outside This US Restaurant And Pay Whatever They Want Every day, hungry people form a line outside Drexell & Honeybee's restaurant in Alabama before it opens for lunch. There are no prices on the menu. That's because diners can pay whatever they want....
07:13 2019-09-17

Today in History for September 17th Highlights of this day in history: The Battle of Antietam sets a bloody record during America's Civil War; Work ends on U.S. Constitution; Israel and Egypt's leaders sign Camp David Accords; Singer Hank Williams born; 'MASH' premieres. (Sept. 17)        ...
07:13 2019-09-17

Classic sitcom 'Seinfeld' will head to Netflix in 2021 Netflix Inc landed the global streaming rights for classic TV sitcom "Seinfeld," the company said on Monday, bolstering its digital catalog as it faces the loss of two popular series....
07:39 2019-09-17

City commissioner: Replace male statues in Central Park with women The city’s monument “men” are in peril. A member of the commission that oversees art and architecture on city property suggested Monday that instead of simply adding statues of historical female figures to Central Park, the panel yank out some of the male ones first. “There are wha...
07:39 2019-09-17

Dramatic video shows toddler climbing outside 13th-floor Bronx apartment window A Bronx toddler was spotted climbing out of his family’s 13th-floor apartment window and onto an air-conditioning unit in a harrowing, caught-on-camera incident that’s sparked a city investigation. Footage obtained by The Post shows the tot sitting atop the AC affixed to the window of his family’s B...
07:39 2019-09-17

Christie Brinkley's Daughter Sailor Nails Her Dancing With the Stars Debut What a night! The highly-anticipated premiere of Dancing With the Stars did not disappoint on Monday night, as many of the celebrities stole the show with lively numbers and dazzling......
08:00 2019-09-17

Kevin Hart Sued By Model for $60 Million Over 2017 Sex Tape A woman who appeared in a 2017 sex tape with Kevin Hart is suing the comedian and others for $60 million. According to a documents obtained by E! News, 28-year-old model Montia Sabagg......
08:00 2019-09-17

Inside Adele's Fiercely Private but Epically Dramatic Relationship History Everyone knows what lit the fire under Adele when she made her smash-hit 2011 album 21. "This record is inspired by something that is really normal and everyone's been through......
08:00 2019-09-17

Sophie Turner Is Going to Survive in First Post-Game of Thrones Series Sansa Stark was the ultimate survivor on Game of Thrones and now Sophie Turner is going to do that--Survive--in her next TV series role. Turner has signed on to star opposite The Walking......
08:00 2019-09-17

Dortmund vs Barcelona: Prediction, live stream, TV, team news, tickets - Uefa Champions League 2019-20 preview Barcelona will be hoping to show they can manage without Lionel Messi as they take on Bundesliga leaders Borussia Dortmund in their Champions League opener....
08:00 2019-09-17

Lilly Singh brings energy to NBC's 'A Little Late' date If hosting a late-night show is a marathon, Lilly Singh bounded into her NBC series with plenty of energy, some promising moments and a few easily corrected stumbles....
08:00 2019-09-17

Australia secure T20 series victory with nine-wicket win over West Indies Alyssa Healy hits unbeaten 58 from 43 ballsAustralia hold unassailable 2-0 leadAustralia’s winning run in the Caribbean showed no sign of abating after a comfortable nine-wicket victory in the second Twenty20 secured the three-match series against the West Indies.Set just 98 to win after restricting...
08:26 2019-09-17

80,000-Plus Kaiser Permanente Workers Are Going on Strike More than 80,000 unionized Kaiser Permanente employees plan to strike in October, marking the biggest labor action in the country in over two decades....
08:26 2019-09-17

What Trump Gains By Appearing At "Howdy, Modi" Event President Donald Trump's decision to join Prime Minister Narendra Modi at an Indian diaspora event next week in Houston, Texas, has raised hopes that trade differences between the two nations will be......
08:52 2019-09-17

PRESS DIGEST-New York Times business news - Sept 17 The following are the top stories on the New York Times business pages. Reuters has not verified these stories and does not vouch for their accuracy....
09:13 2019-09-17

Holy land: Israel and the Palestinian territories Peace between Israelis and Palestinians has been elusive for more than 70 years. This week, Israel holds its second election in less than six months.        ...
09:39 2019-09-17

Facebook's Libra in Regulators' Sights as ECB Warns of 'Stablecoin' Risks Facebook's attempt to drag cryptocurrencies into the mainstream with its Libra digital coin met with further scepticism on Monday when an ECB board member said such "stablecoins" posed serious risks....
09:39 2019-09-17

Escobar, Lamb lead D-backs past Marlins Eduardo Escobar bashed his 35th homer and Jake Lamb hit a three-run, go-ahead double to cap a four-run seventh inning in the Arizona Diamondbacks' 7-5 victory over the Miami Marlins on Monday in Phoenix....
09:39 2019-09-17

New approach suggests path to emissions-free cement It’s well known that the production of cement — the world’s leading construction material — is a major source of greenhouse gas emissions, accounting for about 8 percent of all such releases. If cement production were a country, it would be the world’s third-largest emitter. A team of researchers...
09:39 2019-09-17

Luis Severino Returns, but the Yankees’ Slew of Injuries Remains a Mystery All season, the Yankees’ injury situation has been a series of steps forward followed by steps backward, and this week — which has seen Severino and Dellin Betances return — is no different....
10:00 2019-09-17

Marc Marquez's Misano MotoGP win "a miracle" - Cal Crutchlow Cal Crutchlow has dubbed fellow Honda MotoGP rider Marc Marquez's victory in the San Marino Grand Prix at Misano a "miracle", given their bike's shortcomings...
10:00 2019-09-17

Paul Ingrassia, who won a Pulitzer Prize in 1993 for his reporting on General Motors, died today at Paul Ingrassia, who won a Pulitzer Prize in 1993 for his reporting on General Motors, died today at the age of 69. Ingrassia covered the auto industry for over 30 years, primarily for The Wall Street Journal. I highly recommend his 1994 book, “Comeback: The Fall and Rise of the American Automobile I...
10:00 2019-09-17

Could Jennifer Lopez nab an Oscar nomination for her stripper movie 'Hustlers'? 'Hustlers' didn’t require Jennifer Lopez to actually perform a pole dance, but she wanted to be "authentic." So could an Oscar nomination follow?        ...
10:00 2019-09-17

Ukraine leader seeks settlement with former PrivatBank owner: paper Ukraine's President Volodymyr Zelenskiy wanted to reach a settlement with the former owner of the country's largest bank, PrivatBank, the Financial Times newspaper quoted Ukrainian Prime Minister Oleksiy Honcharuk as saying....
10:26 2019-09-17

New Zealand PM Ardern to meet U.S. President Trump for first formal talks New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern said on Tuesday she plans to meet with U.S. President Donald Trump in New York next week, in what would be the first formal bilateral discussions between the two leaders....
10:26 2019-09-17

The Fed is expected to cut rates again amid conflicting economic signals The Fed Is expected to cut its key interest rate by a quarter point Wednesday. It trimmed the rate in July for the first time in a decade.       ...
10:26 2019-09-17

'No doubt' Iran played some role in attacks on Saudi: Ex-US ambassador Gary Grappo, former U.S. ambassador to Oman, says Iran may have coordinated, provided technical advice or supplied weapons that were used in the drone attacks on Saudi Arabia's oil facilities....
11:00 2019-09-17

Oil falls but prices still elevated after attacks on Saudi facilities Oil fell more than 1% on Tuesday as the market hung on tenterhooks over the threat of a military response to attacks on Saudi Arabian crude oil facilities....
11:00 2019-09-17

If US goes after Iranian infrastructure, oil prices will stay high: Equity pro CNBC's "Power Lunch" team discusses oil markets after attacks on Saudi Aramco facilities with Andy Lipow of Lipow Oil Associates and Mike Kelly of Seaport Global Securities....
11:00 2019-09-17

5 ways Ric Ocasek changed the pop-rock music world Ric Ocasek was the perfect rock star for outcasts, misfits and geeks. Ocasek died of heart disease this past weekend, at age 75. His longtime partner Paulina Porizkova discovered he had died in his Gramercy Park townhouse while bringing him his morning coffee. As the leader of hit-making group the ...
11:26 2019-09-17

Israelis Are Voting in an Unprecedented Repeat Election Centered on Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu JERUSALEM (AP) — Israelis began voting Tuesday in an unprecedented repeat election that will decide whether longtime Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu stays in power despite a looming indictment on corruption charges. Netanyahu, the longest serving leader in Israeli history, is seeking a fourt...
11:26 2019-09-17

Veoneer wins thermal camera production deal for self-driving car Swedish auto technology group Veoneer said on Tuesday it had won a production contract with an unidentified "world-leading" carmaker to manufacture a thermal camera for an autonomous vehicle....
11:26 2019-09-17

Apple Arcade is already live for some iPhone users Can't wait for the Apple Arcade release date on September 19? If you're using the iOS 13 beta on iPhone, you might not have to – as some users are reporting that Apple's gaming platform is already appearing in the App Store.Using an iOS 13 beta, TechRadar was able to sign up fo...
11:52 2019-09-17

Foxtel Now mobile app gets retired, replaced by Foxtel Go from today In an effort to seemingly confuse as many people as possible, Foxtel has announced that it will kill off its Foxtel Now mobile app, migrating the latter's functionality over to the very similar Foxtel Go mobile app.Starting today, Foxtel Now app users on iPhone and iPad will be directed to down...
11:52 2019-09-17

Putin Says Saudis Should Buy Russian Missiles, to Laughter From Iran President Putin said he was “ready to provide appropriate assistance” to the Saudis after attacks on their oil installations, suggesting Riyadh should buy Russian surface-to-air missiles....
11:52 2019-09-17

Tyson Fury to see specialist due to doubts over Deontay Wilder rematch Tyson Fury maintained his unbeaten status by seeing off Otto Wallin, but suffered a huge gash close to his eye which has cast doubt over his future fights...
11:52 2019-09-17

Trump Tries to Woo Hispanic Voters at Rally in New Mexico The president said he had great support among Latino Americans because of his hard line on stopping migrants and drugs from crossing illegally into the U.S....
12:26 2019-09-17

Eddie Money, 'Take Me Home Tonight' and 'Two Tickets to Paradise' rocker, dies at 70 Born Edward Mahoney, Money launched his career in Berkeley in the '70s, landing Top 40 hits and platinum records over the next decade.        ...
12:26 2019-09-17

Trump once thought Taylor Swift was 'fantastic,' but conservatives have cooled on her Swift has begun speaking out in favor of liberal policies and against Republican candidates. Understandably, conservative reception of her has cooled.        ...
12:26 2019-09-17

Amazon deforestation is driven by criminal networks, report finds Criminals threaten and attack government officials, forest defenders and indigenous people, Human Rights Watch findsDeforestation in the Brazilian Amazon is a lucrative business largely driven by criminal networks that threaten and attack government officials, forest defenders and indigenous people ...
12:52 2019-09-17

Jets’ response to sudden Trumaine Johnson benching is shameful As if their miserable 23-3 loss to the Browns on Monday night wasn’t enough of an insult, the Jets afterward insulted everyone’s intelligence with a barrage of non-answers and non-truths about the reason their No. 1 cornerback, Trumaine Johnson, was benched for nearly the entire game. Johnson, who w...
13:13 2019-09-17

Kamala Harris doubles down on call for Kavanaugh's impeachment: The allegations are 'credible' Sen. Kamala Harris, D-Calif., reiterated her call for the impeachment of Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh following the criticized New York Times story that revived the sexual misconduct allegations. ...
13:13 2019-09-17

Christie Brinkley opens up about 'DWTS' injury in emotional interview Christie Brinkley is opening up about her scary "Dancing with the Stars" accident  -- which left her with a broken arm -- and has her watching daughter Sailor Brinkley-Cook from the audience, instead of competing herself this season. ...
13:52 2019-09-17

US Woman Sarah Thomas Becomes 1st To Swim English Channel 4 Times: Report An American woman today became the first person to swim the English Channel four times non-stop. Sarah Thomas, 37, began the epic challenge in the early hours of Sunday and finished after more than 54......
14:13 2019-09-17

Blast at Rally for Afghan President Ashraf Ghani Kills at Least 26 The blast missed Mr. Ghani, officials said. The bombing in northern Afghanistan comes in an election season that has labored under threats of violence by the Taliban....
14:13 2019-09-17

Humberto strengthens into Category 2 Atlantic hurricane: U.S. NHC Humberto has strengthened into a Category 2 hurricane and is likely to intensify further as it approaches Bermuda by Wednesday night, the U.S. National Hurricane Center (NHC) said on Tuesday....
15:00 2019-09-17

ANALYSIS: Jagmeet Singh’s crucial Quebec launch lacks exposure to voters NDP Leader Jagmeet Singh is in the fight of his party's life in Quebec, yet he only attended four events as he launched a province-specific platform....
15:00 2019-09-17

Israeli Election Hinges on a Mosaic of Competing Groups Israeli politics can be tribal, with loyalties to ethnic groups, religious factions and ideologies as strong a factor in voting as views on particular issues. Here’s a guide in words and pictures....
15:26 2019-09-17

|MysteriousZuma-infusedrealityseriesfilmsatNkandla A mysterious new 13-episode reality series involving some of the Zuma family and partly filmed at the Nkandla presidential homestead is coming to screens in 2020....
15:52 2019-09-17

Benjamin Netanyahu, Benny Gantz square off again as Israel reruns election A great deal of political uncertainty is expected to be resolved Tuesday as Israel votes in new elections, months after Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu failed to establish a coalition government....
15:52 2019-09-17

Deloitte is testing Bitcoin in its canteen — but staff could get pretty hangry “Big four” accountancy firm Deloitte is allowing staff to buy lunch with Bitcoin as a means of testing its usefulness, Luxembourg Times reports. “We think it’s good to have our employees assess this new technology,” a partner at Deloitte’s advisory arm told reporters. They then confirmed that Deloit...
15:52 2019-09-17

How an Oil Price Surge Could Hurt Consumer Spending, and the Economy The spike in oil prices after the drone attacks in Saudi Arabia won’t start a recession. But a sustained surge in energy prices might have a bigger impact....
16:26 2019-09-17

Taiwan accuses China of trying to sway elections after losing another ally Taiwan has accused the Chinese government of trying to interfere in upcoming presidential and legislative elections on the island after Beijing lured another diplomatic ally away from Taipei....
16:26 2019-09-17

Body Shop gets greener with refillable shower gel and activism zone New concept store in central London is attempt to return to roots of founder Anita RoddickThe Body Shop has opened a UK concept store that aims to mark a return to the activist roots of its late founder, the environmental and human rights campaigner Anita Roddick.As well as a zone to encourage shopp...
16:52 2019-09-17

Fighting climate crisis by avoiding meat ignores poor countries' needs – report Study recommends move away from ‘one-size-fits-all’ approach to reducing carbon footprintA “one-size-fits-all” solution to addressing the climate crisis through our diets could be unhelpful, as how we eat affects the environment in different ways depending on where we live and how our food is source...
16:52 2019-09-17

Llorente wants revenge on Liverpool for Champions League final "New Napoli forward Fernando Llorente will face Liverpool for the first time after a \"very painful\" defeat in the Champions League final in May, playing for Tottenham Hotspur."...
17:13 2019-09-17

Brexit: Supreme court hears claim Boris Johnson abused prorogation more than any PM for 50 years – live news Day one of supreme court hearing to decide on claims the suspension of parliament was unlawful; plus Lib Dem conference concludesJo Swinson’s speech to Lib Dem conferenceJohnson’s suspension of parliament ‘unlawful abuse of power’Supreme court hearing: what you need to knowLiz Truss should resign ov...
17:13 2019-09-17

Elizabeth Warren: Donald Trump is 'corruption in the flesh' – video Democratic presidential hopeful Elizabeth Warren targets the president while outlining her plan to end corruption in the White House, Congress and courts. Speaking in Washington Square Park, New York, Warren tells a crowd of around 20,000: 'Corruption has put our planet at risk. Corruption has broke...
17:13 2019-09-17

LaVar Ball calls Lonzo ‘damaged goods’ as Big Baller Brand crumbles LaVar Ball is directing his nonsensical bluster at his sons these days. In a scene on “Ball in the Family,” which airs on Facebook Live, LaVar and Lonzo get into an argument over the Big Baller Brand. Lonzo suggests they consider changing the name of the failing apparel company, which La...
17:13 2019-09-17

Mets caving in to Noah Syndergaard took way too long DENVER — At least we learned the Mets’ stubbornness possesses a limit. At most? Well, at the risk of being overdramatic, at most, the Mets’ bullheadedness cost them a 2019 playoff berth. As first reported by MLB.com and confirmed by The Post, when Noah Syndergaard takes the mound against the Rockies...
17:13 2019-09-17

| Mugabe gets low-key farewell in Zimbabwe home village The remains of former Zimbabwe president Robert Mugabe, who died on September 6, has arrived in his home village for a subdued farewell at a dusty sports field after a weekend state funeral with African leaders in the capital....
17:39 2019-09-17

The Sony RX100 VII is the best compact camera you can buy Sony’s latest advanced compact camera is the highly pocketable RX100 VII, the seventh iteration of the RX100. Since its debut, this line of cameras has proven a very popular option among enthusiasts looking for a great travel camera, vloggers, and even pros who want a compact backup option ju...
17:39 2019-09-17

USMCA has enforceable labor and environmental standards, says Sen. Rob Portman Senator Rob Portman (R-Ohio), who is a former U.S. trade representative and former OMB director, joins "Squawk Box" to discuss the economy, the trade war, and energy markets following Saturday's attack on critical oil infrastructure in Saudi Arabia....
17:39 2019-09-17

Trump Moves Ahead With U.S.-Japan Trade Pact That Eases Some Tariffs President Trump notified Congress on Monday that the U.S. and Japan were prepared to enter a limited agreement that would lower some tariffs and set terms of digital trade....
17:39 2019-09-17

Reds' Trevor Bauer thinks team can contend beyond 2019 Star pitcher Trevor Bauer, who only signs one-year contracts because he wants to play for a winning team, told UPI he thinks the Cincinnati Reds can contend beyond the 2019 season....
18:00 2019-09-17

PSG's Neymar gets Champions League ban reduced Paris Saint-Germain soccer star Neymar had his three-game match ban for the UEFA Champions League reduced to two games after partially winning an appeal to the punishment....
18:00 2019-09-17

Twitch boots streamer over ‘sexually suggestive’ Street Fighter cosplay Her thigh-high slits got her suspended. Small-time Twitch streamer Quqco was banned from the platform on Sunday after being reported for “Sharing or engaging in sexually suggestive content.” “How is this sexually suggestive content?” the art streamer — who paints watercolors ...
18:26 2019-09-17

The Battle For Germany's Starting Goalkeeper Spot Is Now Being Waged In Public Germany have a problem—one many national teams would kill for, but a problem nonetheless. Barcelona goalkeeper Marc-André ter Stegen is one of the very best goalies in the world, and yet he can’t get any gametime for his national team. Manuel Neuer, who not that long ago was handily the game’s singl...
18:26 2019-09-17

Amazon Launches New Fulfilment Centre in Maharashtra Amazon India plans to have more than 50 fulfilment centres in 13 states with a combined storage space of around 25 million cubic feet by the end of 2019....
18:26 2019-09-17

Apple's latest AirPods and wireless charging case are $30 off on Amazon Apple's AirPods with the wireless charging case are $30 off on Amazon. That puts them at $170, the lowest price we've seen all year and a deal that doesn't come around often. Apple's AirPods have consistently reviewed well, and by some accounts, they......
18:26 2019-09-17

Apple pours another $250 million into iPhone glass supplier Corning Apple has announced that it's investing $250 million into display glass supplier Corning, on top of the $200 million it put in in 2017. The money will help Corning develop glass technology that's "specific to Apple," including "state-of-the-art glass......
18:26 2019-09-17

AT&T sued for allegedly inflating DirecTV Now subscriber numbers A lawsuit seeking class action status says AT&T is inflating AT&T TV Now -- previously known as DirecTV Now -- subscriber numbers by creating fake users. It's accusing the company's management of carrying out the scheme in an effort to make t......
18:26 2019-09-17

Ben Stokes attacks 'despicable' Sun story about family tragedy England cricketer says front-page article about family trauma in 1980s is immoralThe England cricketer Ben Stokes has described a front-page article in the Sun newspaper about a family tragedy 31 years ago as “disgusting” and “immoral”.In a statement on Twitter on Tuesday, Stokes said the paper’s de...
18:26 2019-09-17

'I'm not asking for a pardon.' Edward Snowden says he'd come home for a fair trial Renegade former NSA contractor Edward Snowden tells it like he thinks it is in his book "Permanent Record" released Tuesday in more than 20 countries.        ...
18:26 2019-09-17

Sean Spicer brushes off 'DWTS' backlash: 'I've been living this for a while' Former White House press secretary Sean Spicer addressed backlash to his participation on 'Dancing With the Stars' after Monday's season opener.        ...
18:26 2019-09-17

'DWTS' video shows Christie Brinkley breaking arm, before daughter wows as fill-in dancer Christie Brinkley's daughter filled in impressively for her injured mother at the "Dancing With the Stars" season premiere Monday.        ...
18:26 2019-09-17

New York police investigating after finding abandoned boy, bodies in burned out vehicle Police in upstate New York police said Tuesday they are investigating the discovery of an abandoned 3-year-old boy and a burned-out car with human remains to see if they are connected....
18:52 2019-09-17

Ecuador Investigates Data Breach of Some 20 Million People The trove of personal details was found on an unsecured server in Florida, though it was unclear whether anyone had gained access to the information....
18:52 2019-09-17

Cokie Roberts, the Emmy-winning journalist and political commentator, has died at 75 Cokie Roberts, a journalist and political commentator who won three Emmy Awards during a long career with NPR and ABC News, has died at 75, ABC announced Tuesday. She was inducted into the Broadcasting and Cable Hall of Fame and was cited by the American Women in Radio and Television as one of the 5...
18:52 2019-09-17

Hilarious video of dog tearing up canine training book goes viral The pet’s owner shared footage of the chaos he came home to one morning. While the mess would’ve been bad enough on its own, the dog apparently chose a very appropriate target....
18:52 2019-09-17

Couple hiding baby’s gender to protect child from ‘unconscious bias’ A UK couple says they’re not revealing their child’s gender to friends and family to protect the child from “unconscious bias.” Hobbit Humphrey, 38, and Jake England-Johns, 35, said they’re raising their 17-month-old, Anoush, as gender-neutral by dressing their offsprin...
18:52 2019-09-17

Italy towns will pay you $27,000 to move in When Italian villages began selling houses for $1, it seemed too good to be true. But the latest offer from Italy is enough to make even that deal look like a ripoff....
18:52 2019-09-17

Revealed: Children as young as nine victims of dating app sex crimes The home secretary has said she is appalled by the revelation that children, one of them nine years old, have been sexually groomed or assaulted after contact with adults on over-18 dating sites....
19:13 2019-09-17

Non-Christians are sick of your ‘thoughts and prayers’: study Non-Christians want you to keep your thoughts and prayers to yourself during times of tragedy, according to a new report. Researchers Linda Thunström and Shiri Noy conducted an experiment with 400 Christian, atheist and agnostic survivors of Hurricane Florence in an attempt to place value on thought...
19:39 2019-09-17

Indian Cooking Tips: 3 Quick And Easy Tips To Thicken Raita And Make It Creamier The raitas that we get at restaurants usually have a thick consistency. Be it fried boondi or fresh cut onion and tomatoes, raitas taste the best when there's a slight crunch in them....
19:39 2019-09-17

Indian Cooking Tips: How To Make Preservative-Free Sambar Powder At Home We bring to you an easy way to make sambar powder at home that is devoid of any preservatives. Prepare some delicious sambar masala with this quick and easy recipe....
19:39 2019-09-17

Washington Monument reopening after 3-year renovation The Washington Monument is ready to welcome tourists after a three-year renovation project. Find out how to get tickets.       ...
19:39 2019-09-17

Hurricane Humberto travel: Delta, American offer waivers; Carnival Cruise Line updates itineraries As is typical with major weather events, airlines and at least one cruise line are making adjustments for Hurricane Humberto.       ...
19:39 2019-09-17

MIT scientist resigns over emails discussing academic linked to Epstein Emails written by Richard Stallman leakedMassachusetts college at center of storm over Epstein fundingThe computer scientist Richard Stallman has resigned from MIT and the Free Software Foundation (FSF), which he founded and led, after leaked emails appeared to show him downplaying another academic’...
19:39 2019-09-17

Giants bench Eli Manning, will start Daniel Jones at QB in Week 3 The Giants are embracing a changing of the guard at quarterback by benching Eli Manning for first-round rookie Daniel Jones.       ...
19:39 2019-09-17

'College GameDay' sign holder asked for beer money. Now, he's donating thousands to children's hospital Carson King hoped he might get a few bucks for beer by holding up a sign during "College GameDay." After netting thousands, he's donating the proceeds.       ...
19:39 2019-09-17

SESAME Field Trip Day One: Reality checks in Jerusalem Can science bring peace to the Middle East? DW's Zulfikar Abbany traveled through Israel and the West Bank to a synchrotron in Jordan to find out. This is part two of his diary....
19:39 2019-09-17

Iran charges three Australians with espionage Two travel bloggers and an academic have been detained without charges for weeks. Now, they stand accused of photographing military sites and spying for a foreign power....
19:39 2019-09-17

US-Japan trade deal: half-full or half-empty? Donald Trump says his administration will enter into an initial bilateral trade deal with Japan in the coming weeks. But the fate of cars and a currency clause remain unresolved....
19:39 2019-09-17

Champions League: Could Ansu Fati fill Lionel Messi's boots in Dortmund? Borussia Dortmund host Barcelona in their opening Champions League Group F match. With Lionel Messi an injury doubt, Barcelona's wunderkind looks ready to step into the limelight if called upon....
19:39 2019-09-17

U.S. manufacturing production rebounds, outlook remains weak U.S. manufacturing output increased solidly in August, boosted by a surge in the production of machinery and other goods, but the outlook for factories remains weak amid rising headwinds from trade tensions and slowing global economies....
20:00 2019-09-17

Attacks on Saudi oil facilities - what will it mean for consumers? The attack on Saudi facilities on Saturday caused the biggest oil supply disruption for more than 50 years. Here is what it could mean for consumers:...
20:00 2019-09-17

Total CEO: Attack on Saudi oil facilities will have consequences Total CEO Patrick Pouyanne said on Tuesday last weekend's attacks on Saudi oil production facilities will have consequences, adding that he feared the situation in the Middle East might deteriorate further....
20:00 2019-09-17

Provident Fund Subscribes To Get 8.65% Interest For 2018-19: 10 Facts Over six crore accounts in the Employees' Provident Fund Organization (EPFO) will be credited with interest at the rate of 8.65 per cent for financial year 2018-19 ahead of the festival season, Labour......
20:00 2019-09-17

Why Bo Nix was born to play QB for Auburn Just like his father before him, Bo Nix is leading an undefeated Tigers squad. And now the true freshman is looking at his biggest challenge yet against Texas A&M....
20:00 2019-09-17

Benetton makes a splash on the eve of Milan Fashion Week United Colors of Benetton made a splash with its new collection showcasing experimental textiles and ecological materials that was presented on the eve of Milan Fashion Week inside a 1930s-era swimming hall....
20:26 2019-09-17

In The Tall Grass trailer promises a properly spooky Stephen King and Joe Hill adaptation What lurks In The Tall Grass? If you’ve read the novella by Stephen King and his son Joe Hill, then you already know—and you should keep your damn mouth shut so as not to spoil the, uh, fun for everyone else. But based on this trailer for Netflix’s forthcoming adaptation, this is what ye shall find ...
20:26 2019-09-17

Watch Ansel Elgort and Oakes Fegley argue about The Hobbit The nobly-named Ansel Elgort and Oakes Fegley play the same guy in The Goldfinch: Theo Decker, who loses his mom in a bombing at the Met and then goes on to (semi-spoiler alert) sort of lose it. Given that the new movie is based on a rather famous book—Donna Tartt’s The Goldfinch—we thought it wou...
20:26 2019-09-17

Brad Pitt journeys into inner and outer space in James Gray’s sci-fi stunner Ad Astra When we go to space, how much of our baggage will we bring with us? The question hangs over James Gray’s Ad Astra, a mesmerizing sci-fi drama that takes us to a future where humanity has started to colonize the solar system and the stars have begun to lose some of their luster. There are Applebee’s ...
20:26 2019-09-17

NBC’s streaming service revives Saved By The Bell, Battlestar Galactica, “You say the peacock” jokes Television fans had much reason to celebrate this morning, as the first formal details of the NBCUniversal streaming service—beyond its telling Netflix “We’re taking our Dunderball and going home”—were revealed in the pages of Variety. Yes, an old favorite is making a comeback. You see, the new NBCU...
20:26 2019-09-17

Oprah's Book Club: The complete list of books since 1996 In anticipation of Oprah Winfrey's book club on Apple TV, we have gathered all of her official past book club selections in one handy place.        ...
20:26 2019-09-17

Giants bench Eli, name rookie Jones as starting QB New York Giants head coach Pat Shurmur named Daniel Jones as the team's starting quarterback for Week 3, sending Eli Manning to the backup role after an 0-2 start to the 2019 season....
20:26 2019-09-17

Rugby: Tattooed Samoans don skin suits to avoid offending Japanese hosts Samoan players will wear their hearts on their sleeves - but keep traditional Pacific islander tattoos under wraps with skin suits during the World Cup in Japan to avoid offending their hosts....
20:26 2019-09-17

NBCUniversal names streaming service 'Peacock,' to launch in 2020 Comcast Corp's NBCUniversal will name its upcoming streaming service "Peacock," offering a broad slate of original content, including "Dr Death" starring Emmy and Golden Globe winner Alec Baldwin, the company said on Tuesday....
20:26 2019-09-17

Indonesia raises minimum age for marriage to curb child brides Indonesia's parliament has raised the minimum age at which women can marry to 19, in a ruling which is expected to curb child marriage in the country....
20:52 2019-09-17

Kendall Jenner Is Not Here for This Comparison to Khloe Kardashian Kendall Jenner would beg to differ. The supermodel made waves this week when she was spotted strutting the Burberry catwalk during London Fashion Week with a much lighter 'do. It......
20:52 2019-09-17

D'Arcy Carden Jokes PCAs Voters Can Go to The Good Place By Voting for the Show Holy motherforking shirtballs, The Good Place is nominated for the E! People's Choice Awards! At the NBC Comedy Starts Here event in Los Angeles, E! caught up with two of the......
20:52 2019-09-17

A RHOC Joke Gone Wrong? Why Shannon Beador Is Consulting a Doctor After Kelly Dodd Incident The ladies of The Real Housewives of Orange County are on their first trip already and things are already off to a, well, dramatic start. In Villa 7, there's Kelly Dodd, Emily Simpson......
20:52 2019-09-17

Market hadn't factored in Middle East oil risk until now, says energy expert Abhishek Deshpande, J.P. Morgan head of oil research and strategy, Tamar Essner, Nasdaq Corporate Solutions energy and utilities director, join "Squawk on the Street" to discuss the attack on a Saudi Arabian oil facility....
20:52 2019-09-17

GM strike costing up to $100 million a day isn't worrying investors — at least not yet General Motors stands to lose hundreds of millions of dollars in lost production as a United Auto Workers union strike against the automaker enters its second day, but Wall Street isn't panicking or downgrading the automaker just yet....
20:52 2019-09-17

At the Whitney Biennial, Flood Preparation as Social Dance The choreographer Madeline Hollander has devised simple looping steps, with names like “zigzag waltz,” in a piece that meets climate change with ritual....
21:13 2019-09-17

Google’s Key Moments provide shortcuts to video highlights Google's new Key Moments feature surfaces shortcuts to pivotal footage in lengthy video clips. It's now available for English-language YouTube videos.Read More...
21:13 2019-09-17

Google Fi gets $70 unlimited mobile plan plus free Google One membership Google has announced a new unlimited Google Fi plan that gives subscribers unfettered access to SMS, calls, and data for a set monthly fee. Read More...
21:13 2019-09-17

Ex-campaign chief defends Trump at chaotic impeachment hearing Corey Lewandowski, President Donald Trump's former campaign manager and close confidant, on Tuesday vigorously defended his former boss and lashed out at Democrats but repeatedly avoided answering their questions during a chaotic hearing before a U.S. congressional panel considering whether to impea...
21:13 2019-09-17

White House candidate Harris urges new investigation of Kavanaugh, FBI U.S. Senator Kamala Harris on Tuesday urged a House of Representatives panel to investigate Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh in the wake of new allegations of sexual misconduct by the conservative judge when he was a college student in the 1980s....
21:13 2019-09-17

Disney ‘Bedtime Hotline’ is back – let Yoda, Mickey or Jasmine help your child to sleep Courtesy: Business Wire You can now add a pinch of magic to your child’s bedtime routine. From now until Sept. 30, your child can call up the “Disney Bedtime Hotline” and listen to a special goodnight message from seven of Disney’s beloved characters: Mickey Mouse, Woody, Jasmine, Anna and Elsa, Yod...
21:39 2019-09-17

Warm and mainly dry today TUCSON – Most stay dry today with only isolated showers and storms possible. Pretty quiet the rest of the week! Today: Mostly sunny with stray storms possible (10%). High: 96° Tonight: Mostly clear and comfortable. Low: 71° Tomorrow: Warm with tons of sunshine. High: 98° We’ll stay mai...
21:39 2019-09-17

How the GM strike could affect your next car purchase Nearly 50,000 members of the United Auto Workers Union walked out at General Motors overnight, a day after the union’s contract with the largest of the Detroit automakers expired. The walkout followed months of unsuccessful negotiations that appeared to center around the issues of plant closings and...
21:39 2019-09-17

Get a Free Copy of 'Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas (PC)' Right Now PC gamers have plenty of launchers they can install to play all their games—including Steam, Epic Games, Battle.net, and GOG Galaxy, to name a few. The Rockstar Games Launcher is the latest app to join the club, and downloading it today (whether you need it or not) can score you a free copy of Grand...
21:39 2019-09-17

Your Private Medical Images May Online for Anyone to See X-rays and other medical images are supposed to be private, since they are part of your medical records. But a recent ProPublica investigation found patients’ images just sitting around on the internet for anybody to view....
21:39 2019-09-17

How to Stop Yelling so Much This advice is only for you, not for me, because I certainly never raise my voice at my precious child and what kind of person does such a thing??...
21:39 2019-09-17

Facebook enlists Ray-Ban maker to help with 'Orion' smart glasses, a project years in the making Facebook has partnered with Luxottica to develop augmented-reality Ray-Ban glasses code-named 'Orion', people familiar with the matter told CNBC....
21:39 2019-09-17

iPhone 11: Great camera, long battery, but not a must-buy The iPhone 11 and iPhone 11 Pro and 11 Pro Max are the best iPhones Apple has engineered. It doesn't mean you should rush out to buy       ...
21:39 2019-09-17

The best Instant Pot ever is down to an all-time low price If you're still in the market for an Instant Pot, right now our absolute favorite model, the Instant Pot Ultra, is down to its lowest price ever on Amazon.       ...
21:39 2019-09-17

New to adulting? Here's what you need to know about credit I just applied to my first apartment, and they want to check my credit. What is credit? Do I have it? A guide to credit for those new to adulting.       ...
21:39 2019-09-17

GOP sets quick vote for Trump labor secretary pick Eugene Scalia Senate Health, Education, Labor and Pensions Committee Chairman Lamar Alexander announced Tuesday that the panel will vote on President Trump's pick to head the Labor Department, private sector lawyer Eugene Scalia, on Sept. 24, less than one week after his first nomination hearing....
22:00 2019-09-17

French-owned STAR group commits to maize audit in Madagascar French-owned beverage company STAR said on Tuesday it has requested an independent audit of its supply chain in Madagascar following media reports linking maize production to deforestation in the west of the country....
22:00 2019-09-17

Tropical Depression Eleven forms near Texas coast - U.S. NHC Tropical Depression Eleven has formed near the Texas coast and is expected to produce heavy rainfall and flooding, the U.S. National Hurricane Center (NHC) said on Tuesday....
22:00 2019-09-17

The Derek Jeter lessons for Giants in Eli Manning benching The people who were watching with their eyes, not their hearts, saw it. The legacy player was inferior, inadequate. The uniform was the same. The guy in it was the same person. But he wasn’t the same player. Not close. In 2014, the Yankees deployed Derek Jeter almost daily at shortstop, though every...
22:00 2019-09-17

Evaluating the Yankees’ World Series prices heading to playoffs Baseball often gets overshadowed by football in sports betting media once September rolls around. With both the Yankees and Mets in the thick of championship chatter, VSiN won’t let that happen! Here’s the latest investment news from the diamond exchange: Yankees: Even with Sunday’s loss as a big fa...
22:00 2019-09-17

|Manuelapologisesfor'inappropriate'judgejibeinMoyoruling Old Mutual chair Trevor Manuel has apologised for his "inappropriate" remark about a judge who delivered a ruling against the company in litigation involving its axed CEO Peter Moyo....
22:26 2019-09-17

|SApetrolpricestillexpectedtodecreaseinOctober-AA An attack on a major oil facility in Saudi Arabia means that a predicted drop in the petrol price for October will be lower than anticipated based on mid-month data, according to the Automobile Association....
22:26 2019-09-17

|ANALYSIS:BleakoutlookforSAcoal South Africa’s coal mining industry appears to be on the brink of permanent decline as the country’s main export markets prepare to reduce reliance on imports and global divestment from fossil fuels increases at an exponential rate....
22:26 2019-09-17

Schumer urges McConnell to renegotiate spending proposal Senate Democratic leaders on Tuesday will urge Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) and Senate Appropriations Chairman Richard Shelby (R-Ala.) to renegotiate their proposals to fund the government and avoid a shutdown. In a letter obtained by POLITICO, Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer...
22:26 2019-09-17

House Democrats sidestep border wall fight until November House Democrats have largely agreed to punt an ugly border wall fight with Donald Trump until November, likely averting a shutdown this month — as long as the president backs the plan. The House is expected to pass a stopgap funding bill this week that maintains the status quo for Trump’s border po...
22:26 2019-09-17

Ford updates plan for overhauling HQ campus The project modifies a 2016 master plan to account for the subsequent purchase and renovation of Michigan Central Station in Detroit's Corktown neighborhood for a mobility hub....
22:26 2019-09-17

A key witness in the Brett Kavanaugh saga comes down on his side Leland Keyser described trying to put the pieces together and deciding they didn't fit. She also said she thinks Christine Blasey Ford is the victim of some kind of "trauma."...
22:26 2019-09-17

A Brutal Murder, a Wearable Witness, and an Unlikely Suspect Karen Navarra was a quiet woman in her sixties who lived alone. She was found beaten to death. The neighbors didn't see anything. But her Fitbit did....
22:52 2019-09-17

Facebook's Libra will be disruptive, says ECB's Coeure Digital currencies such as Facebook's Libra will disrupt the financial system, either by forcing central banks to innovate or by grabbing a global role that could challenge the dominance of the dollar, ECB board member Benoit Coeure said on Tuesday....
22:52 2019-09-17

Self-driving truck startup TuSimple raises additional $120 million Self-driving truck startup TuSimple said on Tuesday it raised an additional $120 million from investors to be used to expand long-haul services for truck fleets and jointly develop an autonomous commercial vehicle with truck makers and suppliers....
22:52 2019-09-17

The NFL Wrap: A bad week for Eli Manning, Drew Brees and Ben Roethlisberger as the Browns get first win Week two in the NFL saw nine teams preserve their 100 per cent starts to the season, while the Miami Dolphins suffered another hammering and look set for a torrid year....
22:52 2019-09-17

Georgia Hall calls on Ladies European Tour to capitalise on Solheim Cup success like Women's World Cup Solheim Cup star Georgia Hall has called on the Ladies European Tour to harness the success of Gleneagles just as women's football did after England's run at the World Cup in France....
22:52 2019-09-17

Millions of Americans’ medical images and data are available on the Internet Enlarge / Dislocated cervical vertebrae (traumatic lesion of cervical vertebrae C1-C2). X-ray in profile. (Photo by: BSIP/Universal Images Group via Getty Images) (credit: BSIP | GettyImages) ProPublica is a Pulitzer Prize-winning investigative newsroom. Sign up for The Big Story newsletter to rec...
22:52 2019-09-17

Israel Votes in Repeat Election That Will Decide If Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu Remains in Power (JERUSALEM) — Israelis voted Tuesday in an unprecedented repeat election that will decide whether longtime Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu stays in power, despite a likely indictment on corruption charges. Netanyahu, the longest serving leader in Israeli history, is seeking a fourth consecut...
23:13 2019-09-17

Wild New Theory Blames a Disintegrating Moon for Star’s Mysterious Dimming Of the nearly 1 million stars chronicled by the Kepler telescope, few have captured as much attention as KIC 8462852, otherwise known as Boyajian’s Star. New research suggests its sporadic dimming is not caused by swarms of comets or an alien megastructure, but rather an abandoned exomoon caught in ...
23:13 2019-09-17

Criminal Gangs Are Behind the Destruction of the Brazilian Amazon Criminals, violence, and illegal activity drive deforestation in the Brazilian Amazon, according to a new report. This is a brutal reminder that the people setting the Amazon rainforest on fire will do so at any cost—even human life.Read more......
23:13 2019-09-17

Another Familiar Face Confirms Their Return for Ghostbusters 2020 Danny Trejo is willing to direct Machete Kills’ spacebound sequel himself if necessary. Andy Muschietti is working on and adaptation of Stephen King’s The Jaunt. Showtime has dropped Lin-Manuel Miranda’s Kingkiller Chronicles adaptation. Plus, Jon Favreau wants to do a new Star Wars Holiday Special,...
23:13 2019-09-17

US Sues Edward Snowden Over Memoir, Cites Non-Disclosure Agreement The United States filed a lawsuit on Tuesday against Edward Snowden, the former National Security Agency contractor who in 2013 leaked secret documents about U.S. telephone and Internet surveillance,......
23:13 2019-09-17

UK Top Court To Rule On PM Johnson's Suspension Of Parliament Boris Johnson illegally suspended parliament because he saw it as an obstacle to his Brexit plans, Britain's top court was told on Tuesday as it met to decide whether the Prime Minister had unlawfully......
23:13 2019-09-17

Epstein shouldn’t have been approved for work release: prosecutor Jeffrey Epstein shouldn’t have been approved for work release program while serving time in Palm Beach, according to a newly revealed 2008 letter from then-US Attorney Alexander Acosta’s office which claims that he lied on his application. The multi-millionaire pedophile — who hanged him...
23:13 2019-09-17

Suspected Iranian missile debris found on Saudi oil field after attack US military and intelligence analysts are scrutinizing apparent drone and cruise missile debris recovered in Saudi Arabia as they continue to investigate the devastating aerial attack on the monarchy’s oil facilities. One image circulating on Arab social media shows the remains of a suspected Irania...
23:13 2019-09-17

Swinson talks up chances of being PM - and would create minister for happiness Lib Dem leader Jo Swinson has talked up their chances of winning a general election - and she would appoint a minister for happiness upon becoming prime minister....
23:39 2019-09-17

Nine things you might have missed at Lib Dem conference Another MP defecting from the Tories and a new Brexit policy were the headlines from the Liberal Democrat conference in a sunny Bournemouth - but what else went on?...
23:39 2019-09-17

The White House Vs. California Fight Is Finally Going Down: Report A war between the Trump Administration and the state of California has been brewing for a while, with the former trying to relax vehicle emissions regulations and the latter refusing to relinquish its own power. Now things may be coming to a head, with the New York Times reporting that the White Hou...
00:00 2019-09-18

The Citroën 2CV Makes A Great Joke Car When You Divide It By Two I’m very fond of cars that don’t take themselves very seriously. There’s a reason why intense Tesla and Porsche and BMW and so many other strains of gearhead can be such a chore to be around—they’re too damn serious about their cars. Citroën 2CVs, by their very goofy, rudimentary nature, simply cann...
00:00 2019-09-18

The General Motors Strike Could Tank Michigan’s Economy: Report GM’s strike could hurt Michigan’s economy if it doesn’t end soon, Ford is almost certainly building two cars based on VW’s electric car platform, Germans are protesting against SUVs after a fatal crash, and much more. Here’s what you need to know for The Morning Shift of Tuesday, Sept. 17, 2019....
00:00 2019-09-18

'Dancing with the Stars': Fans say 'Bachelor in Paradise' cast was mislabeled during telecast While many people had their eyes on the contestants of "Dancing with the Stars" as they danced their hearts out for the season 28 premiere Monday evening, some eagle-eyed fans couldn't help but notice an editing blunder that aired during the telecast. ...
00:26 2019-09-18

Fake ad blocker extensions used in ad fraud scheme Users trying to clean up their web browsing experience by installing an ad blocking extension may want to think twice as new research from AdGuard has revealed that many popular ad blockers are not only fake but also malicious.After a thorough investigation of the ad blockers available on the Chrome...
00:52 2019-09-18

Fall travel 2019: 10 best places to go around the world From leaf-viewing in Moscow to a "pirate invasion" in the Cayman Islands, here are 10 fantastic places to visit in the fall of 2019 and some special events to enjoy while you're there....
00:52 2019-09-18

California’s Luxury Dining Circuit: Delicious and Dull The French Laundry, the Restaurant at Meadowood and SingleThread have much in common: amazing precision, sky-high prices and a sedating sort of predictability....
01:13 2019-09-18

A Mosaic of Groups Competes in Israel’s Election Israeli politics can be tribal, with loyalties to ethnic groups, religious factions and ideologies as strong a factor in voting as views on particular issues. Here’s a guide in words and pictures....
01:13 2019-09-18