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Drone protests threaten UK with flight chaos

After problems caused by a two-day British Airways strike, London Heathrow is set to be plunged into further chaos this week, with climate crisis protesters planning to disrupt Europe's busiest airpor...

Drone protests threaten UK with flight chaos

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Heathrow protests: two held near airport as activists threaten drone disruption Flights operate as normal after police made five other pre-emptive arrests of Heathrow Pause membersTwo people have been arrested close to Heathrow airport after climate change activists planned to disrupt flights using drones.The men were arrested in the early hours of Friday on suspicion of conspi...
08:26 2019-09-13

In-flight ‘chaos’ as Delta flight plunges almost 30,000 feet Passengers aboard a Delta flight from Atlanta to Fort Lauderdale experienced a horrifying seven minutes when the plane plunged almost 30,000 feet, according to reports. Flight 2352 was halfway through its journey Wednesday when the plane dropped from an altitude of 39,000 feet to 10,000 feet, WSB-TV...
17:39 2019-09-19

UK lawmakers threaten to drag Queen Elizabeth into Brexit chaos Senior members of the United Kingdom's ruling Conservative party are so concerned about the country leaving the European Union without a deal that they are planning to go over the new Prime Minister's head and appeal directly to the Queen....
18:39 2019-07-19

Brexit divisions threaten to plunge Labour party conference into chaos Senior shadow ministers publicly defy Jeremy Corbyn with calls for Labour to back remainJeremy Corbyn was struggling to contain an open revolt by some of his most senior shadow ministers, MPs and party activists on Saturday night as anger over his refusal to back a policy of remaining in the EU thre...
22:26 2019-09-21

Flight turns to chaos as bugs fall from overhead compartment This is what it’s like to fly in roach class. Flight attendants on a Canadian airliner asked the passengers to play exterminators and squash an army of bugs that fell out of the overhead compartments, according to a report. The incident occurred on an Air Transat plane that was about to take off fro...
02:13 2019-06-28

Newlyweds missed £10k Maldives honeymoon after British Airways flight chaos A newlywed couple were forced to abandon their dream honeymoon after British Airways's IT system went into meltdown, with holidaymakers facing more chaos today....
15:00 2019-08-08

How a drone's flight took the US and Iran to the brink of war The incident came close to sparking a war, with a planned retaliatory attack – but with Trump’s top advisers reportedly split, doubts seemed to set inThe incident that came close to sparking a new war in the Middle East began late on Wednesday night at the Al Dhafr air base in the United Arab Emirat...
19:52 2019-06-21

'Chaos, chaos, chaos': Amazon still ablaze as Brazil dismisses 'fuss' over fires A 2,000km road and river odyssey through rainforest reveals consensus from all sides: Bolsonaro has spurred a record burning season and ushered in a new age of wreckingFrom afar it resembles a tornado: an immense grey column shooting thousands of feet upwards from the forest canopy into the Amazonia...
08:52 2019-09-09

Amazon says new drone to take flight for package delivery in months Amazon.com Inc has a new drone that will be delivering packages to customers "in months," the chief executive of the company's consumer business said on Wednesday....
19:52 2019-06-05

U.S. Navy's MQ-25 tanker drone completes first test flight The U.S. Navy's MQ-25 unmanned aerial refueling aircraft completed its first test flight after test pilots validated its basic functions by running a two-hour flight from a ground control station....
22:26 2019-09-20

Bell’s self-flying cargo drone completes its first flight Bell's multicopter UAV completed a successful first flight today at its testing site near Fort Worth, Texas. Known as the APT 70, the six by nine-foot vehicle has a range of 19 miles and can transport up to 70 pounds. The fully autonomous drone is de......
10:00 2019-08-27

First U.S. FAA-approved 'beyond-line-of-sight' drone flight completed The U.S. Federal Aviation Administration said on Friday it had approved the first drone flight beyond the operator's sight line, a major advance for retailers like Amazon.com Inc seeking to speed up deliveries by drone....
08:39 2019-08-03

Russian drone Okhotnik makes maiden flight The Russian Federation has developed a drone capable of flying up to 5,000 kilometers (3,100 miles). The project had been veiled in secrecy but the ministry has now released a video of the unmanned vehicle online....
01:13 2019-08-08

US Restricts Flight Operations After Iran Shoots Down Drone Washington on Thursday barred American civilian flights from Tehran-controlled airspace over the Gulf and Gulf of Oman "until further notice" after Iran shot down a US military drone....
07:13 2019-06-21

Hong Kong descends into chaos as violent protests intensify After two months of demonstrations, Hong Kong ground to a halt Monday during a violence-filled general strike that saw protesters blocking trains during the morning rush hour and more than 200 flights getting canceled when ground workers walked off the job, according to reports. Police fired tear ga...
21:01 2019-08-05

Hong Kong protests descend into chaos during citywide strike Police fire teargas and rubber bullets in clashes with thousands of demonstratorsHong Kong protesters have clashed with police and fought off a group of men armed with poles as the city’s political unrest continues.A citywide strike accompanied by rallies in seven districts descended into chaos on M...
01:13 2019-08-06

Stakes raised in US, Iran tensions: Drone war takes flight The aircraft is seen as appealing to some nations because they don't risk the lives of pilots and can be small enough to evade defense systems.        ...
21:26 2019-08-25

NEC's passenger drone takes a short test flight in Japan Japan is eager to become a leader in the passenger drone industry. NEC Corp nudged the nation a step closer to that goal Monday with a demo of a people-carrying quadcopter, which stayed in the air for about a minute. The company operated the flight i......
03:39 2019-08-06

Hong Kong protests: Police threaten protesters with guns and water cannons as both sides pass the blame for violence A policeman has fired a gunshot in Hong Kong, the first time a live round has been used to warn demonstrators since anti-government protests broke out in June....
19:00 2019-08-26

Violence, strikes and chaos as protests sweep Hong Kong – in pictures For the ninth consecutive weekend pro-democracy protesters rallied on the streets of Hong Kong against a controversial extradition bill. As clashes between protestors and police became more violent, Hong Kong’s chief executive, Carrie Lam, apologised for introducing the extradition bill and declared...
11:39 2019-08-05

Hong Kong police fire tear gas as protests descend into chaos Hong Kong police fired tear gas to disperse protesters in chaotic scenes late on Sunday as anger over an extradition bill morphs into a fresh front against what many see as a broader erosion of freedoms by the city's political masters in Beijing....
17:52 2019-07-21

'Chaos, chaos, chaos': a journey through Bolsonaro's Amazon inferno A 2,000km road and river odyssey in Brazil reveals consensus from all sides: Bolsonaro has ushered in a new age of wreckingFrom afar it resembles a tornado: an immense grey column shooting thousands of feet upwards from the forest canopy into the Amazonian skies.Up close it is an inferno: a raging c...
12:52 2019-09-09

Violence and chaos spreads through Hong Kong as protests enter 16th week There were more scenes of violence and destruction across Hong Kong over the weekend as protesters targeted subway stations and shopping malls in an apparent escalation as the city enters its sixteenth consecutive week of unrest....
06:13 2019-09-23

Hong Kong protests unleash 'panic and chaos', leader says as airport reopens A state of "panic and chaos" exists in Hong Kong, the city's embattled leader said on Tuesday, defying calls to quit as the stock market tumbled, airlines flagged further flight disruptions and anti-government protesters filled the airport....
11:13 2019-08-13

Hong Kong protests turn to chaos amid tear gas and petrol bombs Hong Kong police fired tear gas and water cannon on Saturday as pro-democracy protesters threw petrol bombs in the latest in a series of clashes that have plunged the Chinese-ruled city into its worst political crisis in decades....
17:52 2019-08-31

FAA upgrades drone management app B4UFLY with real-time flight restriction info The FAA working with Kittyhawk today shared upgades to B4UFLY, an app that helps drone operators ensure they're in compliance with federal law.Read More...
06:13 2019-08-01

Hong Kong police fire rubber bullets, tear gas as protests descend into chaos Hong Kong police fired rubber bullets and tear gas in running clashes with protesters late on Sunday amid chaotic scenes as anger over an extradition bill morphs into a fresh front against what many see as a broader erosion of freedoms by Beijing....
04:13 2019-07-22

Hong Kong police fire rubber bullets as protests turn to violent chaos Hong Kong police fired rubber bullets and tear gas at demonstrators who threw plastic bottles on Wednesday as protests against an extradition bill that would allow people to be sent to mainland China for trial turned to violent chaos....
12:52 2019-06-12

Hong Kong police fire rubber bullets as extradition bill protests turn to chaos Hong Kong police fired rubber bullets and tear gas at demonstrators who threw plastic bottles on Wednesday as protests against an extradition bill that would allow people to be sent to mainland China for trial descended into violent chaos....
00:39 2019-06-13

Iran protests to Swiss envoy over U.S. drone airspace 'violation': Fars Iran protested on Thursday to the Swiss envoy in Tehran as the representative of U.S. interests over what Iran said was a violation of its airspace by a U.S. drone which Iranian forces shot down, the semi-official Fars news agency reported....
23:26 2019-06-20

Hong Kong flight bookings drop 10% as protests continue, says Qantas CEO Flight bookings to Hong Kong have fallen 10%, hit by the unrest in the city, said Alan Joyce, the chief executive of Australian carrier Qantas Airways....
07:52 2019-08-22

Fired Over Facebook Posts On Hong Kong Protests: Cathay Flight Attendant A flight attendant on Friday accused Cathay Pacific of summarily firing her over Facebook posts linked to Hong Kong's political crisis, adding to concerns about a China-driven witch-hunt to root out......
12:26 2019-08-24

Tim Cook: 'If you’ve built a chaos factory, you can’t dodge responsibility for the chaos' Apple CEO Tim Cook called on Silicon Valley to take responsibility for the damage it has caused in a recent commencement speech at StanfordIf I’ve learned one thing, it’s that technology doesn’t change who we are, it magnifies who we are, the good and the bad.Our problems – in technology, in politic...
17:39 2019-06-19

Alphabet's Drone Unit Partners with FedEx and Walgreens for Drone Deliveries After being the first drone operator to be granted its Air Carrier Certification earlier this year in April, Wing (a subsidiary of Alphabet) has partnered with FedEx, Walgreens, and local craft goods retailer Sugar Magnolia to conduct a “first-of-its-kind” drone delivery trial later this fall....
00:52 2019-09-20

Hezbollah official: Israeli drone fell in south Beirut suburbs, second drone exploded An Israeli drone fell in the Hezbollah-dominated southern suburbs of Beirut and a second one exploded near the ground on Sunday, a Hezbollah official told Reuters, in the first such incident in more than a decade....
05:00 2019-08-25

Unruly passenger hits flight attendant, then pukes during Delta flight to Paris A federal complaint says a man struck a flight attendant in the throat and then threw up during a Delta flight to Paris.        ...
14:52 2019-06-15

Flight crew restrains 'God' aboard Delta flight, returns to Puerto Rico Delta Air Lines flight attendants restrained a passenger on a flight from Puerto Rico to New York after he shouted "I am God!" and claimed he would save the world, forcing the plane to return to the airport in San Juan, Puerto Rican police and the airline said on Wednesday....
22:39 2019-07-03

Israeli flight attendant dies from measles months after New York flight Rotem Amitai developed a fever a few days after traveling from New York to Tel Aviv. It is unclear if she was inflected with the virus on the flight....
00:13 2019-08-15

Israeli flight attendant who contracted measles on New York flight dies The El Al flight attendant who contracted measles on a flight from New York has died after spending four months in a coma, Israeli officials and local reports said Wednesday. Rotem Amitai, 43, died Tuesday at the Rabin Medical Center-Beilinson Campus in the city of Petah Tikva near Tel Aviv, a hospi...
07:00 2019-08-15

Massive flight delay: All passengers leave flight except for pilot’s mom A massive fight delay causes passengers to leave a flight except for one traveler; the pilot’s mom! Buzz60’s Mercer Morrison has the story.       ...
19:52 2019-07-16

UPDATE 2-Flight crew restrains 'God' aboard Delta flight, returns to Puerto Rico Delta Air Lines flight attendants restrained a passenger on a flight from Puerto Rico to New York after he shouted "I am God!" and claimed he would save the world, forcing the plane to return to the airport in San Juan, Puerto Rican police and the airline said on Wednesday....
22:39 2019-07-03

Indiana man arrested for hitting Delta flight attendant on Paris flight, causing diversion A federal complaint says a man struck a flight attendant in the throat during a flight from Indianapolis International Airport to Paris.       ...
02:52 2019-06-15

Flight attendant forces passenger to cover up outfit before getting on flight An American Airlines flight attendant forced a passenger to cover up her outfit while she was boarding a flight from Jamaica.       ...
02:00 2019-07-10

A flight attendant went above and beyond for a 4-year-old on her flight, and his mom's post about her kindness is going viral Courtesy of Robyn Smith Robyn Smith wrote a post on LinkedIn and Facebook about a Delta Airlines flight attendant named Kesha Carter, who went above and beyond for her family. Smith told INSIDER that Carter checked on Smith's 4-year-old son each time she passed their seat. The Smiths also ran into...
01:13 2019-07-18

The 9 best questions you should ask flight attendants to ensure a smoother, more enjoyable flight Ranglen/Shutterstock Flying can be a stressful, frustrating, and even scary experience for some. We asked flight attendants to share the questions you should ask them to ensure the smoothest, most enjoyable flight possible. Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. Getting on a plane is ...
02:39 2019-07-10

Houthis say they launched drone attacks on a Saudi airport; Saudi TV says drone intercepted Yemen's Houthis launched more drone attacks on Saudi Arabia's Abha international airport on Friday, halting air traffic there, the Iran-aligned group’s military spokesman said....
22:13 2019-08-16

Hong Kong protests gear up for a 13th weekend of protests Thousands of Hong Kongers took to the streets Saturday for a series of wildcat protests as police locked down and barricaded major streets around the Chinese government's offices in the city....
10:13 2019-08-31

The US is right to threaten tariffs over France's tech tax The Trump administration is right to threaten France with new tariffs over the new "technology tax" which passed through the French legislature on Thursday....
12:26 2019-07-12

Around 200 Norway oil workers threaten strike from June 4 Around 200 Norwegian offshore oil and gas workers plan to go on strike on June 4 unless wage negotiations lead to a deal with with employers, the Lederne labour union said on Wednesday....
12:26 2019-05-29

Fed officials say trade tensions could threaten growth The recent ratcheting up of U.S.-China trade tensions is creating uncertainties for businesses and could threaten economic growth, four Federal Reserve policymakers said on Thursday....
22:52 2019-05-23

| 3 Boks, Dobson threaten WPRU - report Three prominent Springboks along with head coach John Dobson have reportedly threatened the Western Province Rugby Union over financial insecurities....
13:00 2019-07-01

How a Medicare Buy-In or Public Option Could Threaten Obamacare Some Democrats are proposing a government alternative to private insurance. But allowing people to choose such a plan may destabilize the A.C.A., some experts say....
18:26 2019-07-31

Trump says did not threaten to demote Fed's Powell: NBC interview U.S. President Donald Trump said on Sunday on NBC's 'Meet the Press' news program that he has the power to demote Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell but has not threatened to do so....
18:00 2019-06-23

Afghanistan: Floods threaten communities, minaret of Jam After a difficult winter, torrential rain and flooding across six of Afghanistan's 34 provinces have left at least 24 people dead and hundreds homeless. The world's second-tallest minaret is also under threat....
06:39 2019-05-26

Trump could threaten Mexico with tariffs over immigration President Trump is reportedly planning to threaten Mexico with new sanctions in order to encourage the country to crack down on illegal border crossings of migrants coming from Central America....
03:52 2019-05-31

The Leaks That Threaten the Clean Image of Natural Gas U.S. energy companies are scrambling to reduce methane emissions in gas and oil production—both unintended and deliberate—that equate to the exhaust from 69 million cars a year and contribute to global warming....
20:39 2019-08-08

Why in-housing won’t threaten independent creative agencies In-housing — it’s the term dominating the advertising industry’s news cycle for the past several months. Referring to brands no longer outsourcing their creative, advertising, and marketing services, the in-housing trend has implied that agencies and creative service providers are less in demand, or...
22:13 2019-08-20

Overflowing Great Lakes threaten bird species Trouble is brewing for the piping plover, already one of the Great Lakes region’s most endangered bird species, as water levels surge during a rain-soaked spring that has flooded large areas of the Midwest. (June 17)        ...
09:39 2019-06-17

Bank Officers' Unions Threaten To Go On Strike: 10 Things To Know Four unions of public sector bank officers have threatened to go on a strike opposing the consolidation of 10 state-run lenders into four. The unions have jointly given a strike call for forty-eight......
20:00 2019-09-17

Flash flooding, heatwave threaten central, Southeast U.S More violent thunderstorms are expected to unleash flash flooding across the central United States in coming days while record high temperatures will bake the Deep South and Carolinas....
23:52 2019-05-24

Bank Officer's Union Threaten To Go On Strike: 10 Things To Know Four officers' organizations of public sector banks (PSBs) have threatened to go on strike opposing the consolidation of 10 state-run lenders into four. The unions have jointly given a strike call for......
03:00 2019-09-17

Trade Fight, Curbs on Huawei Threaten 5G Growth in U.S. The Trump administration’s offensives aimed at frustrating the 5G ambitions of China and mobile-technology giant Huawei might end up impeding America’s wireless ambitions, too....
14:39 2019-05-28

Ethiopian opposition parties threaten election boycott A coalition of Ethiopian opposition parties on Tuesday threatened to boycott a national vote next year without changes to an electoral law they view as biased towards the ruling party....
19:13 2019-09-03

Fuel Companies Threaten To Cut Supply To Air India At 2 More Airports Air India might end up cancelling several flights after September 6 as the state-owned fuel retailers have threatened to cut off supplies to the cash-strapped national carrier at Hyderabad and Raipur....
00:39 2019-09-01

Tory rebels threaten Boris Johnson after majority cut to one Prime minister faces losing control of parliament after Lib Dem byelection win Boris Johnson faced a grave threat to his control of parliament on Friday as he was warned that Conservative rebels could cross the House of Commons to foil Brexit in the aftermath of a byelection that reduced his working...
23:39 2019-08-02

UPDATE 1-Around 200 Norway oil workers threaten strike from June 4 Around 200 Norwegian offshore oil and gas workers plan to go on strike on June 4 unless wage negotiations lead to a deal with employers, the Lederne labour union said on Wednesday....
12:26 2019-05-29

Colombia probes who is behind signs that threaten Venezuelan migrants Colombia is looking into dozens of signs with threatening messages about Venezuelan migrants that were posted in the northeastern city of Bucaramanga and which bear the name of a crime gang, authorities said....
01:52 2019-08-02

Two huge issues now threaten the T-Mobile-Sprint merger The T-Mobile-Sprint merger, which seemed on the verge of getting approved by the Department of Justice, now faces some new hurdles. According to the New York Post, Dish Network chairman Charles Ergen could be months away from pulling the trigger on a purchase of Boost Mobile from Sprint for $6 billi...
06:52 2019-06-21

Political Gambits Threaten More Economic Upheaval in Europe In the U.K. and Italy, charismatic right-wing leaders are launching high-risk bids for greater power that entail clashes with the European Union, potentially disrupting their nations’ economies and Europe’s already faltering growth....
00:52 2019-08-10

Sudan protesters threaten military with civil disobedience KHARTOUM, Sudan (AP) — Sudan’s protesters are threatening a civil disobedience campaign if the ruling military refuses to hand over power to civilians. The threat comes after a two-day strike meant to pressure the military showed no tangible effects. The coalition representing the protesters a...
11:26 2019-05-30

Istanbul's new mayor says 'no individual or power' can threaten democracy Ekrem Imamoglu, the winner of Istanbul's mayoral election re-run, has issued a thinly veiled warning to Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan to respect democracy, and that whoever "decides not to serve the people and prioritizes their political future" will be exposed....
19:13 2019-06-27

‘We’ve got to protect ourselves’: Some threaten to shop elsewhere if they can’t openly carry guns After multiple mass shootings in the United States, major retail chains, including CVS, Walgreens and Kroger, have joined Walmart in asking customers to stop openly carrying guns to their stores....
02:52 2019-09-07

Thunderstorms threaten Whaley Bridge dam as more homes evacuated Emergency workers continue efforts to prevent dam collapse as further heavy rain expectedThunderstorms are threatening to bring more unwanted rainfall to a Derbyshire town where a damaged dam is thought to be at risk of collapse.Dozens more homes have been evacuated in Whaley Bridge before bad weath...
17:13 2019-08-04

| Huawei and Samsung’s new 5G chips designed to threaten Qualcomm Samsung and Huawei have taken turns announcing new mobile processors at the IFA technology show in Berlin last week, and the big thing the new chips have in common is an integrated 5G modem....
15:00 2019-09-10

Groups threaten to sue over nuclear weapons work at US labs LOS ALAMOS, NM — Nuclear watchdog groups say they will sue if the US government doesn’t conduct a nationwide programmatic environmental review of its plans to expand production of key components for the nation’s nuclear arsenal. Federal officials have set a deadline of 2030 for ramped-up production ...
02:52 2019-09-21

U.S. lawmakers threaten to subpoena Trump aide Conway A U.S. House of Representatives panel warned in a letter it could subpoena the testimony of Kellyanne Conway, a senior adviser to President Donald Trump, if she does not appear at a scheduled hearing this week....
06:26 2019-06-24

The Latest: Assange lawyer says charges threaten journalists WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on U.S. charges against Wikileaks founder Julian Assange (all times local): 5:10 p.m. A lawyer for WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange says the “unprecedented charges” against his client threaten all journalists looking to inform the public about actions taken b...
10:26 2019-05-24

The Latest: Health authorities threaten US Steel shutdown The Latest on a fire at U.S. Steel coke plant (all times local): 5:50 p.m. Health authorities are threatening to shut down U.S. Steel's suburban Pittsburgh coke plant unless it comes into compliance with air emissions standards....
00:26 2019-06-18

| Federer, Nadal threaten Djokovic bid for historic Slam Novak Djokovic can become only the second man in history to have twice held all four Grand Slam titles at the same time with victory at the French Open....
08:52 2019-05-23

Libyan fighters threaten to target Turkish interests CAIRO (AP) — The self-styled Libyan National Army says Turkish vessels and interests are “legitimate targets” after accusing Turkey of helping rival forces retake a strategic town near the capital, Tripoli. Ahmed al-Mosmari, an LNA spokesman, said Friday that Libyan territory had “...
09:52 2019-06-29

India-US trade tensions threaten the ties that bind The US and India are long-standing allies, and trade is an important part of the relationship. However, a row over market access and tariffs has escalated, leading to fears of a protracted dispute....
17:13 2019-06-17

Iran warns war would spread across Gulf, threaten U.S. troops Any conflict in the Gulf region may spread uncontrollably and threaten the lives of U.S. troops, a senior Iranian military commander said on Sunday after U.S. President Donald Trump said he would impose further sanctions on the Islamic Republic....
15:13 2019-06-23

| Facebook's Libra currency could threaten the euro - official Widespread adoption of Facebook's proposed 'Libra' cryptocurrency could harm the European Central Bank's ability to manage the eurozone economy and threaten the euro itself, a top official said....
04:13 2019-09-04

British Airways pilots threaten first strike since the 1970s British Airways pilots have voted by a big majority to strike, escalating a pay dispute with the airline that could throw the summer travel season into disarray....
00:00 2019-07-24

Elon Musk's Satellites Threaten to Disrupt the Night Sky for All of Us When the satellites first appeared, many SpaceX fans were thrilled at the sight: Each bright dot of light marched along like illuminated insects in the sky....
15:26 2019-06-05

Researchers studying Facebook's impact on democracy threaten to quit A group of philanthropies working with Facebook Inc to study the social network's impact on democracy threatened on Tuesday to quit, saying the company had failed to make data available to researchers as pledged....
09:39 2019-08-28

Pope pleas for European unity, says ideologies threaten its existence Pope Francis made an impassioned plea for Europe to stick together and revive the ideals of its founders on Sunday, saying ideologies and fear-mongering politicians were threatening its very existence as a bloc....
02:26 2019-06-03

AMD Ryzen 3000 and Epyc CPUs could seriously threaten Intel, say analysts AMD has made big waves at Computex by showing off its Ryzen 3rd Generation and Epyc processors (not to mention Navi graphics cards), and Wall Street analysts appear to agree with the general sentiment that these products are going to cause even more trouble for Intel.AMD’s Ryzen chips have al...
13:00 2019-05-29

Zimbabwe FA, players threaten Nations Cup pullout over wage row – reports "The Zimbabwe Football Association (ZIFA) and the players were locked in talks over unpaid salaries on Thursday with both parties threatening to withdraw from the Africa Cup of Nations ahead of their final pool match, local media has reported."...
13:52 2019-06-28

North Korea testing 'creative' weapons that could threaten US, experts say Clicking through a series of photo slides that depict recent North Korean missile tests, South Korean military defense expert Choi Kang reacts in a tone suggesting he's both fearful and impressed....
10:00 2019-09-09

German state vote could threaten future of Merkel coalition Voters in the northern state of Bremen look set to inflict a humiliating blow to Germany's Social Democrats (SPD), in an election on Sunday that could hasten the end of their loveless federal coalition with Chancellor Angela Merkel's conservatives....
10:26 2019-05-26

Hurricane Dorian's Path Shifts East to Threaten Carolinas While it’s still difficult to predict exactly where Hurricane Dorian will approach the coastal mainland of the United States, experts said early Saturday that the storm’s forecast path had shifted east, meaning it could travel north of Florida, either making landfall or remaining about 50 miles off ...
00:13 2019-09-01

Inside the Weather Wars That May Threaten the Daily Forecast You Depend On Paul Sauer spins his head like a hawk, standing on the roof of the Marine Air Terminal at La Guardia Airport, as jets whine and fume on the tarmac below. “Pretty straightforward today,” he shouts. “A little stratocumulus to the north. A little bit of middle clouds, which is still m...
19:26 2019-06-27

Jaish Terrorists Threaten Attack On Several Railway Stations: Police Pakistan-based terror group Jaish-e-Mohammed has threatened bomb attacks at several railway stations in Mumbai, Chennai and Bengaluru, the police said on Sunday....
06:52 2019-09-16

Supreme Court ruling could threaten Apple’s 30 percent app commission Enlarge (credit: Chesnot/Getty Images) A narrowly divided Supreme Court is allowing a group of consumers to move forward with a lawsuit charging that Apple overcharges customers for App Store purchases. Apple had asked courts to throw out the lawsuit, arguing that the law only allowed app develope...
15:26 2019-05-21

Iran's Rouhani says U.S. actions threaten Middle East stability U.S. actions pose a serious threat to stability in the Middle East, Iranian President Hassan Rouhani told the leaders of a China-led security bloc including Russia and India on Friday....
11:13 2019-06-14

Trump reportedly will threaten to curb intelligence sharing with UK over Huawei Trump plans to tell the British government that Washington may limit intelligence sharing with the U.K. if it continues to allow Chinese tech giant Huawei to build part of its 5G mobile network, the FT reported....
05:39 2019-05-31

Gulf tanker attacks threaten energy security, IEA's Birol says Attacks on two tankers in the Gulf of Oman threaten global energy security, Fatih Birol, the executive director of the International Energy Agency (IEA), said on Friday....
11:13 2019-06-14

UK PM Johnson calls cabinet, could threaten election: BBC political editor British Prime Minister Boris Johnson has called a cabinet meeting for later on Monday and could ask lawmakers to vote on calling an election if they vote against his government on Brexit, BBC Political Editor Laura Kuenssberg said....
14:00 2019-09-02

Hariri: Israeli drones in Beirut threaten Lebanon's sovereignty Lebanon's prime minister said two Israeli drones which fell in the Hezbollah-dominated southern suburbs of Beirut amounted to an open attack on the country's sovereignty and an attempt to foment regional tensions.In the first such incident in more than a decade, one drone fell and second exploded ne...
13:52 2019-08-25

Irate Brazil lawmakers threaten Bolsonaro's cabinet, agenda Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro faces a crucial test on Wednesday of his ability to govern without courting traditional parties in Congress, which is threatening to derail his agenda and scramble his cabinet after months of mutual antagonism....
00:39 2019-05-23

Researchers studying Facebook’s impact on democracy threaten to quit SAN FRANCISCO — A group of philanthropies working with Facebook to study the social network’s impact on democracy threatened on Tuesday to quit, saying the company had failed to make data available to researchers as pledged. The funders said in a statement that Facebook had granted the 83 scholars s...
20:26 2019-08-28

Republicans threaten revolt, may block Trump's Mexico tariffs Republicans are warning that President Donald Trump could face a shocking rebellion against him on the Senate floor if the president slaps Mexico with wide-ranging tariffs.At a closed-door lunch Tuesday, two Trump administration officials laid out the president’s view: There is a crisis at the borde...
00:00 2019-06-05

National-security concerns threaten undersea cable to China: WSJ U.S. officials are seeking to block an undersea cable between Los Angeles and Hong Kong, backed by Alphabet Inc's Google , Facebook Inc and a Chinese partner, over national-security concerns, the Wall Street Journal reported on Wednesday....
18:52 2019-08-28

Floods threaten communities along rain-swollen Arkansas River Communities are getting hit by flooding along the Arkansas River from downpours upstream that have prompted officials to open dams to protect some cities but inundate others.        ...
19:26 2019-05-31

Bundesliga: Paderborn fans threaten boycott over RB Leipzig cooperation "Cooperation with RB? Not with us!" Supporters of newly-promoted Bundesliga side SC Paderborn have threatened to take drastic action at matches next season if a planned cooperation with RB Leipzig goes ahead....
22:13 2019-06-05

National-Security Worries Threaten Takeover of U.K. Defense Firm The U.K. halted the $5 billion sale of a British defense firm to an American investor pending further government review, a rare move for a country that hasn’t typically intervened in big, cross-border deal making....
22:00 2019-09-18

Doctors Threaten Strike Against National Medical Commission Bill Healthcare services at government hospitals, including AIIMS, Safdarjung and RML in Delhi, are likely to be severely hit as resident doctors have threatened to go on an indefinite strike, including......
22:13 2019-07-31

On every Harlem corner: big money and bulldozers threaten black history In a personal essay, a historian considers an existential threat to the New York neighborhood he calls homeIn New York in 1975, Jacqueline Kennedy was worried about a plan to destroy Grand Central Terminal. Related: Extra-mural studies: why students should not look away from uncomfortable art Conti...
17:13 2019-06-23

Dorian becomes hurricane near US Virgin Islands, may threaten Florida as Category 3 storm The fourth named storm of the hurricane season, Tropical Storm Dorian, strengthened overnight Wednesday as it continues to spin toward the Virgin Islands, Puerto Rico and the Bahamas — and by the weekend it may lurk off Florida's coast as a Category 3 hurricane....
00:00 2019-08-29

Saudi king: Iran-backed groups threaten global oil supplies Saudi Arabia's King Salman has warned that Iran's aggression is a "grave danger" to the security of maritime traffic. Iran said it regretted the king's "abuse" of his country's "privilege."...
08:13 2019-06-01

Uber, Lyft, DoorDash Threaten Ballot Fight Over California Gig-Worker Law The battle over a California bill that could upend the business models of companies that rely on gig workers intensified when three companies threatened to spend a combined $90 million on a ballot measure if a deal can’t be reached this year....
11:00 2019-08-30

Saudi king says attacks by Iran-backed groups threaten global oil Saudi Arabia's King Salman said on Saturday that attacks on Saudi oil assets last month by Iran-backed groups are a threat to global oil supplies and regional security....
03:00 2019-06-01

Security Concerns Threaten Data Link Backed by Google, Facebook U.S. officials are seeking to block an undersea cable backed by Google, Facebook and a Chinese partner, in a national security review that could rewrite the rules of internet connectivity between the U.S. and China....
19:13 2019-08-28

Trump ready to threaten Mexico with tariffs over immigration: Washington Post U.S. President Donald Trump is preparing to threaten Mexico with tariffs in an effort to get the country to crack down on migrants seeking asylum in the United States, the Washington Post reported on Thursday....
23:26 2019-05-30

Saudi king says Iran actions threaten regional, global security Saudi Arabia's King Salman told an emergency Gulf Arab meeting on Thursday that Iran's development of nuclear and ballistic missile capabilities threatened regional and global security....
23:26 2019-05-30

National-Security Concerns Threaten Undersea Data Link to China U.S. officials are seeking to block an undersea cable backed by Google, Facebook and a Chinese partner, in a national security review that could rewrite the rules of internet connectivity between the U.S. and China....
15:39 2019-08-28

Saudi king warns attacks on oil stations threaten global supply King Salman accuses Iran-backed groups of drone strikes on oil tankers at third and final summit of Gulf and Arab leadersSaudi Arabia’s King Salman has said that attacks on Saudi oil assets last month are a threat to global oil supplies and regional security, while again accusing Iran-backed groups ...
08:39 2019-06-01

Outrage after police threaten family over four-year-old taking doll from shop Phoenix mayor apologises saying video makes her ‘sick’Police investigate and family makes $10m civil claimThe mayor of Phoenix, Arizona, has apologised after video footage emerged showing police officers pointing their guns and threatening to shoot a father and his pregnant partner after their four-...
02:39 2019-06-17

Home Depot shoppers threaten boycott over Trump-supporting co-founder Home Depot shoppers have been threatening to boycott the store after its co-founder, Bernie Marcus, revealed in a recent interview that he’d be donating to President Trump’s re-election bid. “Never shopping @HomeDepot again,” wrote one Twitter user. “Cutting up my card,...
07:39 2019-07-09

Oklahoma towns evacuated after runaway barges break loose, threaten to hit dam Several towns in Oklahoma and Kansas were evacuated Wednesday after two barges broke loose, floated down the swollen Arkansas River, and threatened to hit a dam, authorities said....
12:26 2019-05-23

Zimbabwe FA, players threaten Africa Cup of Nations pullout over wage row – reports "The Zimbabwe Football Association (ZIFA) and the players were locked in talks over unpaid salaries on Thursday with both parties threatening to withdraw from the Africa Cup of Nations ahead of their final pool match, local media has reported."...
17:52 2019-06-28

BORDER WATCH: Band of Canadian Feral Hogs Threaten Montana The hogs are coming. Specifically, from Canada. As the Daily Inter Lake first reported, “large populations” of feral hogs from Saskatchewan and Alberta are “encroaching” on the Montana border....
12:52 2019-09-12

Sacklers threaten to scrap opioid deal if they aren’t shielded from lawsuits Enlarge / PURDUE PHARMA, STAMFORD, CT, UNITED STATES - 2019/09/12: Members of P.A.I.N. (Prescription Addiction Intervention Now) and Truth Pharm staged a protest on September 12, 2019 outside Purdue Pharma headquarters in Stamford, over their recent controversial opioid settlement. (credit: Getty | ...
02:52 2019-09-21

Trump’s Refugee Cuts Threaten Deep Consequences at Home and Abroad Sure, countries take in people displaced by warfare out of humanitarian concerns. But they also have a more practical goal: preventing still-worse conflicts....
20:00 2019-09-11

Patriots fans threaten reporter who revealed second accusation against Antonio Brown Unhinged Patriots fans are menacing the football writer who exposed Antonio Brown’s second accuser — telling the man to ‘watch his back’ in chilling messages while apparently sharing his home address, he claimed Saturday. Robert Klemko — a reporter for Sports Illustrate...
16:13 2019-09-22

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

ISIS Shift In Strategy May Threaten India, Sri Lanka, Warns Intel India and Sri Lanka are likely to be under threat with terror group ISIS turning its attention to the Indian Ocean Region in the wake of losses across Syria and Iraq, intelligence reports have warned....
04:39 2019-06-20

Republicans Reject Cuts to Wall Funding, While Democrats Threaten Filibuster WASHINGTON (AP) — A Republican-controlled Senate committee on Thursday rejected Democratic attempts to cut President Donald Trump’s latest border wall request and prevent him from again funding the project without congressional approval. Democrats threatened to filibuster a Pentagon spen...
06:26 2019-09-13

China’s Trade With U.S. Falls as Tariff War Continues to Threaten Global Economy (BEIJING) — China’s trade with the United States is falling as the two sides prepare for negotiations with no signs of progress toward ending a tariff war that threatens global economic growth. Imports of American goods tumbled 22% in August from a year earlier to $10.3 billion, customs ...
20:26 2019-09-08

'Deepfake' videos, other tech could threaten 2020 election, Dems fear The House Intelligence Committee heard from artificial intelligence experts in a meeting Thursday over the potential threat “deepfake” technology could pose on America’s national security leading up to the 2020 presidential election....
07:00 2019-06-14

| Southern African nations threaten to quit wildlife trade monitor Southern African nations are threatening to quit the global wildlife trade regulator after it refused to relax restrictions on trade in ivory and rhino horn and imposed a near total ban on zoos taking African elephants captured in the wild....
10:39 2019-09-01

Hurricane Dorian's Path Shifts East to Threaten Carolinas [UPDATED] Update, Sunday, 9:56 a.m. EDT: Dorian was upgraded to a category 5 hurricane on Sunday, becoming the strongest storm on the planet, according to CNN and the National Hurricane Center. Read more......
03:13 2019-09-02

Attacks on Saudi facilities threaten spare oil capacity, price hikes Saturday's attacks on key Saudi Arabia processing plants will test the world's ability to handle a supply crisis as it faces the temporary loss of more than 5% of global supply from the world's biggest crude exporter....
02:52 2019-09-15

'Monster' Hurricane Dorian pummels Bahamas, forecast to threaten Florida Hurricane Dorian, the second-strongest Atlantic storm on record, pounded the Bahamian islands of Great Abaco and Grand Bahama on Sunday night and was forecast to move dangerously close to Florida in the next two days, U.S. forecasters said....
08:26 2019-09-02

Congressional Democrats threaten to subpoena vaping company Juul over documents Congressional Democrats on Wednesday threatened to subpoena Juul Labs if the e-cigarette maker does not provide documents relating to its products and marketing practices, as a House panel looks into whether the company deliberately targeted children....
15:52 2019-09-18

Yemen's Houthis threaten to attack targets in the United Arab Emirates Yemen's Houthi group, which claims it was behind the weekend attack on Saudi oil facilities, said on Wednesday it has dozens of sites located in the United Arab Emirates listed as possible targets for attacks....
18:13 2019-09-18

Georgia GOP candidate appears to threaten Ocasio-Cortez, Sanders in video A congressional candidate in Georgia is targeting Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez and Sen. Bernie Sanders all but literally. A campaign video from Republican Harrison Floyd shows images of the progressive darlings, then a clip of himself firing a rifle in a combat setting, while he says in a voiceover...
22:26 2019-05-25

Hurricane Dorian Didn't Threaten Alabama, You Say? Clearly, You Haven't Seen Trump's Sharpie Drawing In the digital age, hoaxes and disinformation pop up whenever there’s severe weather. But in the dark hellscape of 2019, the president is now a prime purveyor of weather disinformation.Read more......
02:26 2019-09-05

Premier League’s chasing pack can threaten weaker members of ‘big six’ | Jonathan Wilson Everton, Leicester, West Ham and Wolves are building strong identities and deep squads, and could overhaul stragglers among the top flight’s leading half-dozen clubsWhen the Daily Mirror previewed the 1971-72 season with a weary reference to “superclubs”, seemingly the earliest use of the term in En...
12:52 2019-08-04

Budget talks at impasse as spending cuts, debt ceiling threaten economy Congressional leaders and the Trump administration left a critical meeting on Wednesday still with no budget agreement, deadlocked over how much to raise domestic spending to avoid a fiscal calamity.Given the lack of progress, administration officials are pitching a short-term agreement to avoid bre...
05:00 2019-06-20

Trump calls for mental health reform after shootings — but his policies threaten coverage Trump's critics and health policy experts say moves out of the White House have made and will make it more difficult for people to obtain the mental health-care that the president is advocating....
07:13 2019-08-07

Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal Threaten Novak Djokovic Bid For Historic Slam Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal, with 20 and 17 career Grand Slam titles each respectively, are ahead of 15-time major winner Novak Djokovic in total hauls....
06:39 2019-05-25

Warrantless device searches at the border will threaten privacy in the US heartland | Daniela L Nogueira Unless agents are required to get a warrant, the ‘border exception’ will be a window into the private lives of Americans and a means of stifling dissent This Thursday, a federal court in Massachusetts will hear arguments in a case challenging warrantless searches of electronic devices at the border....
13:26 2019-07-18

Hong Kong protesters threaten new airport disruptions after street clashes with police Hong Kong protesters have called for demonstrations at the city's international airport after a night of heated clashes with police in one of the world's most populated districts....
05:13 2019-09-08

UPDATE 1-Yemen's Houthis threaten to attack United Arab Emirates targets Yemen's Houthi group said on Wednesday it had identified dozens of sites in the United Arab Emirates as possible targets, in an attempt to underscore its military clout following a weekend attack it claims to have carried out on Saudi oil facilities....
19:00 2019-09-18

Trump used his 9/11 speech to threaten terrorists with force even greater than 'nuclear power' if they attack the US again Al Drago/Reuters President Donald Trump on Wednesday suggested terrorists would face force even greater than "nuclear power" if they attack the US. During a speech commemorating the 9/11 terror attacks at the Pentagon, Trump said, "If for any reason they come back to our country, we will go wherev...
19:13 2019-09-11

Hong Kong Police Threaten Use of Water Cannon on Protesters as Violence Escalates Police in Hong Kong battled with protesters on Sunday and threatened their strongest use of force yet as a 12th straight weekend of protests turned violent following nearly two weeks of relative calm....
15:26 2019-08-25

Atletico say Barcelona owe extra €80m for Antoine Griezmann and threaten legal action against the Catalan club Atletico Madrid say Barcelona owe an extra €80million for Antoine Griezmann and vowed to take legal action after the French forward moved to the Catalan club for €120m on Friday....
22:52 2019-07-12

Germany, France, Ireland threaten South American trade deal over Amazon wildfires Brazil is facing global pressure to contain an 80% increase in wildfires in the world's largest rain forest. Berlin has called for guarantees for the Amazon to be included in the upcoming EU-South America trade deal....
22:00 2019-08-23

US Open form guide: Djokovic favourite but Daniil Medvedev could threaten | Jacob Steinberg The Russian looks best placed to challenge the big three at Flushing Meadows after beating the world No 1 in CincinnatiThe defending champion has played only one tournament since winning Wimbledon last month and losing his Cincinnati semi-final to Daniil Medvedev will be a concern for the world No 1...
13:39 2019-08-24

National-Security Concerns Threaten Undersea Data Link Backed by Google, Facebook U.S. officials are seeking to block an undersea cable backed by Google, Facebook and a Chinese partner, in a national security review that could rewrite the rules of internet connectivity between the U.S. and China...
14:00 2019-08-28

‘I’m Back to Riding My Own Bike.’ Higher Prices Threaten Silicon Valley’s Mobility Revolution When JUMP’s bright red bikes started appearing on the streets of San Francisco last year, Ian Chesal was relieved. His lengthy commute, from the hills of Oakland to his tech company’s San Francisco office, involved driving to the subway, sitting for 40 minutes, and then walking a mile to...
18:52 2019-08-09

Hundreds of murders threaten Cape Town's tourist mecca image: 'We are living in a warzone’ When most Americans think of Cape Town, South Africa, they probably think of it as a mecca for tourists. But there’s a side to the city that is becoming more of a frightening reality – murder, much of it gang-related....
16:39 2019-07-11

As Shanahan heads to Asia, Iran tensions threaten Pentagon's 'great power' focus As acting U.S. Defense Secretary Patrick Shanahan heads to Asia on Tuesday to deliver a major policy speech on the region, increasing tensions with Iran threaten to upend the Pentagon's strategy to focus on "great power competition" and countering Russia and China, officials and experts say....
06:00 2019-05-29

Colombian rebels threaten renewed violence, accuse government of breaking peace deal A group of former rebels from the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia (FARC) announced Thursday that they would take up arms once more against the Bogota government....
22:00 2019-08-29

UN health experts warn ‘dramatic resurgence’ of measles continues to threaten the European region Europe has lost ground in eliminating measles, as the number of countries having achieved or sustained elimination of the disease has declined, the European Regional Verification Commission for Measles and Rubella Elimination (RVC) warned on Thursday. ...
06:52 2019-08-29

Detroit Golf Club workers threaten strike if no deal reached before Rocket Mortgage Classic Detroit Golf Club groundskeepers are calling for new contract ahead of this week's Rocket Mortgage Classic on the PGA Tour.        ...
21:13 2019-06-27

Tropical Storm Dorian strengthens, may threaten Puerto Rico, Dominican Republic as minimal hurricane The fourth named storm of the Atlantic hurricane season gathered strength Monday while approaching the islands in the eastern Caribbean Sea, as forecasters warn Tropical Storm Dorian could impact Puerto Rico and its neighbors later this week....
23:39 2019-08-26

A day of Brexit chaos – podcast Anushka Asthana joins her colleagues in Westminster on a chaotic and extraordinary day in British politics as Theresa May attempted to build support for her Brexit deal while members of her cabinet resigned in protest. Plus: in an exclusive extract from her autobiography, Michelle Obama reveals how ...
07:00 2019-05-25

Woodstock: A legend despite chaos After 50 years, the legendary festival is still considered a milestone of the 1960s peace movement. But it wasn't all flowers and love. DW looks at some of Woodstock's downfalls, both in 1969 and at revival festivals....
20:52 2019-08-13

Costco's first store in China causes chaos Costco has built a cult following in the United States — now it's China's turn. The country's first Costco store is so popular that it had to shut down early on its first day because of too many shoppers....
14:52 2019-08-28

MLB’s September chaos begs for another solution At least the absurdity disappears next year. The Red Sox, just as an example, are playing with 21 pitchers in September. Beginning next season — unless the Red Sox wanted to be limited to seven position players — that ridiculousness will vanish. The rules for at least the next two years — through th...
21:26 2019-09-07

The Raptors Won But Finals Chaos Still Reigns It’s cheap to say that the Raptors beat the Gldn Stae Warors (which is to say, 63 percent of the Golden State Warriors) in Game 3 of the NBA Finals; in fact, it isn’t much of a stretch to say that the Raptors might have won the game anyway....
18:13 2019-06-06

EVE Online's Developers Want A 'Chaos Era' For The Game EVE Online’s developers have talked a lot recently about bringing some changes to the game. On a recent episode of player-created podcast Talking in Stations, CEO of CCP Games Hilmar Pétursson called for a “chaos era” to be ushered in for EVE Online and warned players to brace for impact. If other c...
17:52 2019-08-02

‘Negative forces’ at work in DR Congo threaten ‘largely peaceful’ relations across Great Lakes region, says outgoing UN envoy The UN’s outgoing Special Envoy for Africa’s Great Lakes region on Tuesday said countries there had made “important steps towards durable peace and stability” in the last 20 years, resulting in a region that is now “largely peaceful”....
14:52 2019-05-21

The Yin Yang Symbol: A Philosophy of Chaos and Harmony The complementary nature of Yin and Yang are perhaps best illustrated by the iconic black-and-white yin-yang symbol. Yet, the philosophy behind the concept can apply to many things. The ancient symbol has been a foundational aspect of Chinese philosophy since at least the third century BC, perhaps e...
20:01 2019-06-27

College football top 25: The chaos behind Clemson, Alabama Clemson and Alabama. The Tigers and the Crimson Tide. How else could the national championship possibly be decided? The southern juggernauts have played tug-of-war with the national title over the past four years, making 128 other FBS teams look powerless to prevent the two best head coaches in the ...
03:00 2019-08-25

NFL notebook: Raiders create chaos before opener The Oakland Raiders plan to suspend wideout Antonio Brown after he "got into it" with general manager Mike Mayock, multiple outlets reported Thursday....
14:26 2019-09-06

Anger and chaos after police shooting in Tennessee Chaos erupted in Memphis, Tennessee as authorities investigated a shooting involving a regional fugitive task force. (June 13)        ...
19:26 2019-06-13

Coastal preview: Get ready for more chaos and unpredictability Can Miami find a competent quarterback? Will Virginia Tech's defense bounce back? Could Pitt repeat as division champ? We dig into these questions and more in our ACC Coastal team previews....
23:52 2019-07-18

The NFL Has Accepted The 80-Yard Field So Now Chaos Can Reign So it turns out that professional football teams can do all the things they need to do on any given day with 20 percent less field. All they have to do is not give much of a damn about it....
04:26 2019-08-24

Metal Wolf Chaos XD: The Kotaku Review I hesitate to call any review of Metal Wolf Chaos XD complete if it does not include a long-winded anecdote about how I personally got rich in 2007 by selling off a stack of mint-condition copies of the Japanese Xbox original which I’d bought for less than $3 each. Therefore, barring any other revie...
06:13 2019-08-08

Hong Kong Protesters Apologize After Chaos at Airport After ugly, violent scenes on Tuesday night, demonstrators promised to do better. “We apologize for our behavior but we are just too scared,” one post read....
09:00 2019-08-14

| Commuter chaos after powerful typhoon hits Tokyo A powerful typhoon that battered Tokyo overnight with ferocious winds and driving rain caused commuter chaos with trains halted and more than 100 flights cancelled....
16:52 2019-09-09

Chaos Breaks Out At Uniqlo In China Over Kaws T-Shirts The American artist Kaws has once again teamed up with Japanese clothing chain for a series of shirts that were released worldwide. In China, clips show all hell breaking loose....
14:01 2019-06-05

Heavy rains cause flash flood chaos in Nebraska Flash flood warnings have been issued for a section of Nebraska after an overnight deluge. Up to nine inches of rain fell from storms that struck Buffalo, Dawson, Kearney and Phelps counties. (July 9)        ...
19:13 2019-07-09

Heavy rains cause commuter chaos in India's financial hub Monsoon rains stalled trains, delayed flights and disrupted traffic in Mumbai on Wednesday, and forecasters warned of more wet weather for India's financial capital....
17:39 2019-09-04

Chaos at Louisiana Walmart after 2 men argue, pull guns BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — Two men arguing at a Walmart customer service counter pulled guns on each other, setting off a stampede of panicked customers, some of whom thought there had been a shooting. East Baton Rouge Parish Sheriff Sid Gautreaux says a preliminary investigation did not find any evide...
10:52 2019-08-07

| Will Hong Kong leader's climbdown calm the chaos? A surprise concession to protesters by Hong Kong's leader may have eased tensions and reduced the likelihood of China sending in troops, but it is unlikely to halt the huge rallies or end clashes....
15:13 2019-09-05

Italian PM expected to resign as political chaos deepens Giuseppe Conte to address Senate, two weeks after deputy PM pulled plug on coalitionThe Italian prime minister, Giuseppe Conte, is widely expected to resign on Tuesday after delivering a blistering attack against Matteo Salvini, the leader of the far-right League.Conte, a law professor who was pluck...
13:00 2019-08-20

Before he became 'Chaos,' Mattis was a hitchhiking teen who went to jail twice, and he's not afraid to say so Former Secretary of Defense Jim Mattis' reputation as a tough-as-nails warrior has propelled him to an almost mythical status, but at a book tour event in Washington, D.C., on Friday, he reminded a sold-out auditorium packed with fans that he is, in fact, human....
06:00 2019-09-07

The Plan to Avert Banking Chaos In a No-Deal Brexit Prime Minister Boris Johnson has committed to taking the U.K. out of the European Union by Oct. 31, with or without a deal. Britain’s financial industry and its regulators have been laying the groundwork for departure without an agreement or a transition period -- a so-called no-deal Brexit. The goo...
16:01 2019-08-04

'I search for chaos': street photography's new stars – in pictures From the stray cats of Istanbul to Belgium’s cross-dressing carnival, the LensCulture street photography awards celebrate a bold new wave of street-life chroniclers. Here’s our pick of the best entriesView more award-winners on LensCulture’s website Continue reading......
19:00 2019-06-27

Brexit Chaos Points to a General Election. Here’s How It Would Work The U.K. is poised to hold its third general election in four years, as new Prime Minister Boris Johnson gambles that reshuffling the deck will help him carry out his vision of Brexit. He’s locked in a face-off with lawmakers convinced that crashing out of the European Union without any formal agree...
17:52 2019-09-10

| Pro-democracy push causes transport chaos in Hong Kong Peak-hour morning train travel and international flights in Hong Kong were thrown into chaos as pro-democracy protesters launched an attempted city-wide strike to ramp up pressure on the financial hub's embattled leaders....
15:52 2019-08-05

The activists hoping to cause chaos at Europe's busiest airport When a former accountant Linda Davidsen purchased a drone a few days ago, she did so with a very clear plan in mind. She would try to use it to bring chaos to Europe's busiest airport....
11:13 2019-09-12

New details emerge about what sparked Newark Airport chaos Two Alaska Airlines travelers shared new details about what sparked mass chaos at Newark Airport on Labor Day, saying an airline employee went berserk right after asking them bizarre questions about their Asian heritage. “Why are you acting suspiciously?” the employee, whose name has not...
05:13 2019-09-07

Zimbabwe after Mugabe: dashed hopes and economic chaos When Robert Mugabe was deposed as Zimbabwe's president in 2017, Karen Sundirai was convinced the country would quickly recover from years of economic turmoil and authoritarian rule....
01:00 2019-09-07

Amidst the chaos, Sara Bareilles finds a new voice Feeling “lost” after Donald Trump won the U.S. presidential election in 2016, Sara Bareilles turned to songwriting to find healing. (May 23)        ...
09:00 2019-05-24

Man with apparent rifle sparks chaos on Bronx bus: cops A man holding what was believed to be a rifle caused panic on a Bronx bus, injuring a 77-year-old woman, police said Sunday. The gunman boarded the back of a Bx15 bus just before 10 p.m. Saturday on 3rd Avenue and Tremont Avenue, cops said. The suspect was holding a bag and what witnesses believed.....
16:26 2019-06-23

Joe Girardi watching Mets’ chaos unfold with intrigue From the broadcast booth, Joe Girardi has watched the sparks in Flushing turn into a dumpster fire. Though many wonder whether he will soon have a better view. One day after the Mets issued manager Mickey Callaway the slightest vote of confidence — “for the foreseeable future” R...
02:52 2019-05-22

A day after street chaos, Hong Kong protesters march again A day after one of Hong Kong's most iconic shopping districts was transformed into a tear gas-filled battleground, protesters have again taken to the streets....
11:39 2019-08-04

Brexit chaos 'making business planning impossible' Survey showing high proportion of firms unprepared shows dangers of no deal, says BCCA “concerningly high number” of UK businesses are unprepared for a no-deal Brexit, the British Chambers of Commerce has warned, after research showed more than two-fifths of British companies have not done a Brexit ...
17:00 2019-09-07

Political chaos results in fall of Papua New Guinea PM Papua New Guinea Prime Minister Peter O'Neill formally resigned on Wednesday after losing the support of parliament during weeks of political turmoil in the South Pacific island nation....
09:01 2019-05-29

Giants’ wide receiver chaos gives T.J. Jones another chance T.J. Jones understands the importance of making a first impression. So when he went out in the Giants’ preseason opener against the Jets on Thursday night and caught all six of his targets for 72 yards, including a 31-yard touchdown pass from quarterback Kyle Lauletta, Jones kicked off his career in...
11:00 2019-08-12

Antonio Brown lands with Patriots after Raiders chaos That didn’t take long. Antonio Brown and the Patriots agreed to a one-year, $15 million contract Saturday, according to ESPN, just hours after the Raiders released the 31-year-old superstar wide receiver. Brown — who won’t be permitted to play in the Pats’ Week 1 matchup agai...
03:13 2019-09-08

Profit jump for PSA Group in 2019 despite “regulatory chaos” Record operating margin of 8.7% and income increase of 11% defy global slump; CEO says no-deal Brexit “can't be considered” The PSA Group has battled significant global issues and market downturns to achieve a record profit margin and a revenue boost in 2019, bosses announced today.  The operating...
12:52 2019-07-24

Tiamat, Mesopotamian Mother Goddess: From Chaos to Creation Tiamat is an ambiguous deity who played an important role in the creation myth of ancient Mesopotamia. She was their personification of the primordial sea, from which the first generation of gods were born.  ...
04:00 2019-05-28

Lewandowski clashes with Democrats as hearing descends into chaos President Donald Trump’s former campaign manager Corey Lewandowski sent Democrats into a rage Tuesday as he swatted down dozens of questions about potential obstruction of justice by the president, while also using the hearing as a launchpad for a possible U.S. Senate campaign.In a tense House Judic...
22:26 2019-09-17

Don't panic about The Uninhabitable Earth, a new book predicting chaos If you read a book painting the very worst-case scenarios about what global warming means for human life you could easily panic. Here’s why you shouldn’t...
15:00 2019-05-21

Watchdog demands answers as power cut causes chaos across Britain Energy regulators on Saturday demanded an urgent report from the operator of Britain's electricity grid into what caused a power cut that led to chaos across the country, with trains brought to a standstill and traffic lights knocked out....
08:13 2019-08-11

Red Sox protest gutting loss to Rays after substitution chaos Sometimes, the charms of baseball’s rules mean that you get one pitch in 21 minutes because the umpires are quibbling over whether a substitution is legal. Here’s what the Rays tried to do against the Red Sox Wednesday in the eighth inning: With Mookie Betts, a righty, coming up to bat a...
04:52 2019-07-25

Florence fire triggers chaos for Italian travelers Italian train travelers suffered long delays and the cancellation of more than two dozen high-speed rail services on Monday after a fire hit the infrastructure around Florence....
14:52 2019-07-22

‘Constant chaos’: Senate Republicans eye summer exit Senate Republicans’ long, hot summer of Trump is finally ending. And for many in the GOP, it can’t come soon enough. In just the month of July, the party has weathered a flurry of racist tweets from President Donald Trump attacking four minority congresswomen, a pro-Trump “send her back” chant and t...
16:01 2019-08-01

Commuting chaos as broken rail shuts down 7 train A broken rail on the 7 train line caused a hellish commute for city straphangers Monday morning. The train trouble started around 7 a.m. when a broken rail near Queensboro Plaza temporarily wiped out 7 train service between Queens and Manhattan in both directions, the MTA said. Trains on the line th...
19:52 2019-08-26

These Hidden Women Helped Invent Chaos Theory Two programmers played a key role in developing chaos theory and the famous butterfly effect, but they've been left out of virtually all accounts of the work....
02:26 2019-05-27

Jets chaos subsides for Browns showdown they can’t botch What a week. The Jets had to be shaking their heads after this one. It is hard to even keep track of everything that happened. But here’s a try: They blew a 16-point lead to the Bills and lost their season opener Sunday. They signed a new kicker Tuesday after their last kicker missed two......
08:39 2019-09-16

| WATCH: Chaos as Hong Kong protesters take over parliament It started with an attempt Monday by hundreds of protesters to force a street vendor's trolley through the glass frontage of Hong Kong's parliament building....
22:52 2019-07-01

Ford closes UK plant amid Brexit chaos Ford has announced plans to close an engine plant in Wales, dealing yet another blow to a UK industry that is being ravaged by weak car sales and uncertainty over Brexit....
22:52 2019-06-06

Police shooting in Tennessee leads to anger and chaos MEMPHIS, Tenn. — A chaotic scene erupted as authorities in Tennessee investigated a shooting involving members of a regional fugitive task force. The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation said on Twitter Wednesday night that its agents were on the scene of a shooting in Memphis. The state police agency ...
11:52 2019-06-13

High drama, low politics: can Johnson survive the chaos? As defeat followed defeat, the Brexit masterplan of Boris Johnson and Dominic Cummings came undone, torn apart by Tory rebellion and cross-party collaborationAt 11am last Tuesday a group of senior Tory MPs opposed to a no-deal Brexit gathered outside the cabinet room at No 10 for a meeting with the ...
14:26 2019-09-08

The Latest Revamp of Top Gear Is Full of Laughs, Chaos and Pain Top Gear Series 27: Here We Go Again. The biggest motoring show in the world (or second-biggest, depending on your thoughts about The Grand Tour) is back, yet again with a rebooted trio of hosts set out to recapture the nerdy, knowledgable absurdity of a motoring show in a constant state of change a...
01:13 2019-07-16

Biggest BA walkout in history imminent as 48 hours of chaos looms The first ever strike by British Airways pilots, set to start at midnight, will cause two days of chaos in what is expected to be the biggest walkout in the airline's history....
00:52 2019-09-09

Metal Wolf Chaos XD review – unreconstructed mad mech trash PC, PlayStation 4, Xbox One; FromSoftware/Devolver DigitalIn this slightly upgraded 2004 game, you rampage as a robot President – discharging your bazookas, missile launchers and railguns in the name of freedomIn 2004, when Metal Wolf Chaos was first released on the original Xbox, it didn’t have a s...
15:00 2019-08-16

NewsGuild orders presidential election rerun after ballot chaos The NewsGuild, the nation’s largest journalism union, has tossed out the results of the last election for its national president and ordered a new one after finding that more than 1,000 members in Canada never received ballots. Insurgent Jon Schleuss, 31, who was an organizer in the successful unio...
15:52 2019-08-16

Vuelta a España: Sam Bennett grabs win as crashes cause chaos on stage 14 • Dozens of riders hit the deck including Alejandro Valverde• Primoz Roglic retains healthy lead in the general classificationSam Bennett took his second victory of this year’s Vuelta a España as the Irishman won a crash-affected stage 14 in Oviedo.An incident in the final kilometre of the 188km sta...
21:00 2019-09-07

De Blasio slammed by police union over anti-cop ‘chaos’ in Brooklyn "How are cops supposed to do our job in this environment? When will @NYPDNews or @NYCMayor @BilldeBlasio stand up & say enough is enough?" the Police Benevolent Association fumed on Twitter....
06:52 2019-08-19

Soul Searching Among Hong Kong Protesters After Chaos at Airport After violent scenes on Tuesday, demonstrators promised to do better. “We apologize for our behavior but we are just too scared,” one social post read....
21:26 2019-08-14

Travel Chaos As British Airways Pilots' Strike Enters Second Day A landmark strike by British Airways (BA) pilots entered its second day on Tuesday with more travel chaos -- and no end in sight to the long-running dispute over pay....
12:13 2019-09-10

Josh Donaldson plunking sparks Braves-Pirates chaos ATLANTA — Pittsburgh right-hander Joe Musgrove and Atlanta third baseman Josh Donaldson have been ejected for triggering a benches-clearing confrontation. Pirates manager Clint Hurdle also was ejected by home-plate umpire Brian Gorman for arguing the decision to toss Musgrove. With two outs in the f...
02:52 2019-06-11

Hong Kong protesters march in peace after weeks of chaos Thousands of pro-democracy protesters march in peace in the city's center to "show the world that Hong Kong people can be totally peaceful." The day of peace marks the 11th week of demonstrations....
16:52 2019-08-18

Trade conflicts are threatening the world with 'chaos,' expert warns Nations need to cooperate to overcome their differences instead of resorting to retaliatory measures that hurt global growth, an international trade expert told CNBC on Friday....
12:00 2019-06-07

Flights resuming at Hong Kong airport after protest chaos Flights resumed at Hong Kong's airport Wednesday morning after two days of disruptions marked by outbursts of violence that highlight the hardening positions of pro-democracy protesters and the authorities in the semi-autonomous Chinese city....
12:39 2019-08-14

Hong Kong leader sees 'way out' of chaos after peaceful protest Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam said on Tuesday she hoped a peaceful weekend anti-government protest was the start of an effort to restore calm and that talks with non-violent protesters would provide "a way out" for the Chinese-ruled city....
10:13 2019-08-20

Protesters apologize after days of chaos at Hong Kong airport Flights have resumed at Hong Kong’s airport after two days of chaos and violence involving pro-democracy demonstrators, who offered their apologies Wednesday to stranded passengers, according to reports. A few dozen protesters remained camped in the busy hub’s arrivals area a day after a mass demons...
17:52 2019-08-14

Van Aert sprints to stage but Thomas the big winner on Tour day of chaos • Pinot, Fuglsang, Urán and Porte lose time in crosswinds• Van Aert takes stage win, Alaphilippe keeps yellowThe defending champion Geraint Thomas gained time on a handful of rivals as crosswinds caused chaos in the peloton in the climax of Monday’s 10th stage of the Tour de France.Thomas was on the...
18:26 2019-07-15

UK police confident Heathrow climate protest will not bring chaos British police said they were confident an attempt by climate change activists to disrupt London's Heathrow airport with toy drones from Friday would not lead to a repeat of the chaos seen at Gatwick last December....
17:13 2019-09-11

Trump administration ban on cruises to Cuba creates chaos for U.S. travelers The Trump administration banned cruises to Cuba under new restrictions on U.S. travel to the Caribbean island imposed on Tuesday to pressure its Communist government to reform and stop supporting Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro....
04:26 2019-06-05

Cubs injury chaos has fantasy owners scrambling for answers Whether you are looking at fantasy baseball or reality, nothing derails your quest for a championship worse than late-season injuries. Your replacement options are extremely limited, and as you find yourself limping towards the winner’s circle rather than doing a full-on sprint. Though all eyes migh...
07:13 2019-09-15

A lone gunman roams a galaxy in chaos in first trailer for The Mandalorian Pedro Pascal and Gina Carano star in The Mandalorian, a new Star Wars series debuting with Disney+ in November. Fans went wild as Disney debuted the first trailer for its hotly anticipated original series, The Mandalorian, last night at D23, the annual fan extravaganza the studio has been organizi...
02:13 2019-08-25

Dimitrov Stuns Federer at U.S. Open, Adding to Chaos on the Men’s Side Daniil Medvedev is off the hook as the bad guy of this year’s U.S. Open after Grigor Dimitrov, ranked 78th in the world, toppled the beloved Roger Federer....
09:00 2019-09-04

UK police vow to stop repeat of climate-change protest chaos British police said they would not allow protesters from the Extinction Rebellion anti-climate change group to repeat the kind of disruption they caused in London earlier this year when they hold fresh demonstrations in October....
14:26 2019-07-18

Deadly Monsoon Rains Cause Chaos in India's Financial Capital Mumbai was shut down with businesses forced to close after the heaviest rains in a decade flooded the city, stopping trains, diverting flights and killing at least 27 people in the region....
14:39 2019-07-02

UK police say they will prevent repeat of climate-change protest chaos Climate activists Extinction Rebellion will not be allowed to repeat the kind of disruption they caused in London earlier this year when they hold fresh demonstrations in October, police said on Thursday....
16:39 2019-07-18

Apple CEO Tim Cook: Technology companies need to take responsibility for chaos they create Although Cook did not mention companies by name, his commencement speech in Silicon Valley's backyard mentioned data breaches, privacy violations, and even made reference to Theranos, a disgraced startup....
21:52 2019-06-16

Transport chaos across England and Wales after major power cuts Failure on National Grid network affects train services and road usersLarge parts of England and Wales have been left without electricity following a major power cut, electricity network operators have said, with a serious impact reported on rail and road services, including city traffic lights.Pass...
22:52 2019-08-09

British Airways passengers face chaos after latest IT failures Thousands of British Airways passengers had to endure cancellations, delays and long queues at airports as the airline suffered its third major computer failure in a little more than two years....
15:13 2019-08-07

Leaked background check plan sows chaos on Hill A Trump administration proposal to expand background checks on firearm sales is already in jeopardy unless President Donald Trump unexpectedly saves it, with the White House distancing itself and the National Rifle Association outright opposing it. A background checks proposal began circulating on ...
03:52 2019-09-19

Why Uber and Lyft drivers caused rush-hour chaos Hundreds of angry Uber and Lyft drivers created a rush-hour nightmare on two of the city’s busiest highways — the FDR and BQE — Tuesday to protest a new policy they say is taking money out of their pockets. The hacks are furious that their bosses have enacted a measure that will deactivate their app...
12:26 2019-09-18

"Against Civilized Behaviour": India Slams Pakistan Over Iftar Chaos Indian High Commission letter criticised Pakistan for "intimidation and coercion" of guests invited to its Iftar party in Islamabad, calling it violation of "basic norms of diplomatic conduct" and......
17:00 2019-06-02

Gregorius? LeMahieu? Solving Yankees’ upcoming infield chaos How’s this gonna work? Back in January, many Yankees fans fumed about the idea of DJ LeMahieu ever being in their team’s lineup. Now, with Didi Gregorius set to rejoin the team Friday in Cleveland, having neared completion of the rehabilitation from Tommy John surgery on his right elbow, concern exi...
04:00 2019-06-03

| Wall collapse kills 18 as monsoon chaos hits Mumbai At least 18 people were killed in Mumbai when a wall collapsed as the heaviest monsoon rains in a decade brought chaos to India's financial capital and surrounding areas....
18:26 2019-07-02

Embrace the active chaos of fantasy football auction drafts Getting your doctorate degree takes a while. Learning how to excel at a new job doesn’t happen overnight. A fine wine isn’t made in a day. Sometimes, good things take a while. They don’t frequently happen overnight. You shouldn’t be swayed by the investment in time these endeavors require. In fact, ...
22:39 2019-08-02

Brexit in chaos after court rules PM's suspension of parliament was unlawful Prime Minister Boris Johnson's suspension of the British parliament was unlawful, a court ruled on Wednesday, prompting immediate calls for lawmakers to return to work as the government and parliament battle over the future of Brexit....
04:00 2019-09-12

In ‘A Sand Book,’ Ariana Reines Finds Ecstasy in Chaos The writing in Reines’s new collection is queer and raunchy, raw and occult and vulnerable as she moves between worlds in search of the divine and the self....
21:00 2019-06-17

11-year-old boy died in crash after spider on mom’s hand sparks chaos An 11-year-old boy died in a horrific car crash in the UK after a spider dropped onto his mom’s hand as she drove — sparking a frenzy that sent her car careening into a 4×4 hauling a trailer of sheep, a probe of the case revealed this week. Tristan Silver and his sister 8-year-old Branwen...
17:01 2019-06-20

Campaign chaos sows disillusion ahead of Guatemala vote The road to Sunday’s presidential election in Guatemala has been a flurry of court rulings and shenanigans, illegal party-switching and allegations of malfeasance that torpedoed some candidacies...
22:52 2019-06-14

Blackouts plunge Venezuela into chaos as minister blames saboteurs Nationwide outages caused by ‘electromagnetic attack’ on hydroelectric system, government claims Venezuela has been hit by a nationwide power outage which the government has blamed on an “electromagnetic attack” on the nation’s hydroelectric system.The blackouts affected at least 14 of Venezuela’s 2...
06:39 2019-07-23

Chelsea revel in chaos and controversy to claim another major prize Chaos and controversy are mainstays of the Roman Abramovich era at Chelsea, yet no matter what the drama, winning remains a powerful, unstoppable strand of their DNA....
14:13 2019-05-30

Homeless people are causing subway chaos, data shows New York City’s homelessness crisis is slowing down straphangers. The number of service disruptions due to incidents involving homeless riders is up over 50 percent in the first three months of this year compared to 2018, according to MTA data. Of the 371 incidents through March of this year, ...
21:26 2019-06-11

Indonesian rallies were coordinated to cause chaos, says president's chief of staff Indonesian authorities believe different groups coordinated plans to exploit political rallies last week to cause chaos, which included a bid to create "martyrs" by shooting protesters, President Joko Widodo's chief of staff said....
15:26 2019-05-29

Brexit In Chaos After Court Rules Suspension Of Parliament Was Unlawful Prime Minister Boris Johnson's suspension of the British parliament was unlawful, a court ruled on Wednesday, prompting immediate calls for lawmakers to return to work as the government and parliament......
03:13 2019-09-12

Papua New Guinea PM formally resigns after weeks of political chaos Papua New Guinea Prime Minister Peter O'Neill formally resigned on Wednesday after losing the support of parliament during weeks of political turmoil in the South Pacific island nation....
06:00 2019-05-29

China says U.S. actions on Taiwan, South China Sea threaten stability The United States' actions on Taiwan and the South China Sea are hardly conducive to maintaining stability in the region, a senior Chinese military official said on Saturday, responding to comments by acting U.S. Defense Secretary Patrick Shanahan....
14:26 2019-06-01

Recession fears grow as UK economy shrinks on back of Brexit chaos A 0.2% contraction between April and June is first fall in GDP in six and a half yearsBusiness live blog – pound weakens as economy contractsFears that the UK could be heading for its first recession in a decade have been stoked by grim official figures showing that the economy contracted in the sec...
18:00 2019-08-09

Hong Kong protesters plan to disrupt airport after night of chaos Pro-democracy demonstrators planned on Sunday to choke travel routes to Hong Kong's international airport after a chaotic night of running battles between police and masked protesters, the latest wave of unrest to hit the Chinese-ruled city....
06:13 2019-09-01

Brexit chaos holding back UK tech sector: London mayor London's booming technology sector could be making even faster progress if the gridlock over Brexit wasn't depriving thousands of start-ups and big tech companies of the certainty they need over policy, London mayor Sadiq Khan said on Monday....
16:13 2019-06-10

'Untitled Goose Game' will unleash avian chaos on September 20th You won't have to wait much longer to wreak feathered havoc in Untitled Goose Game. House House has revealed that its avian "slaplstick-stealth-sandbox" title will be available on Macs and Windows PCs (both via the Epic Games Store) as well as the Sw......
06:39 2019-08-31

Record rain in south Japan brings flood chaos, kills at least two Torrential rain triggered floods and landslides in Japan on Wednesday, killing at least two people and prompting authorities to order more than 900,000 people to leave their homes while another million were advised to move to safety....
14:52 2019-08-28

‘They’re All Idiots’: Amid Brexit Chaos, Britons Lose Faith in Politicians Whether they wanted to leave or remain in the European Union, British voters agreed that politicians are a “joke,” particularly, it seems, Prime Minister Boris Johnson....
19:52 2019-09-06

India's Assam could plunge into chaos after final citizen list is released Experts and activists estimate that between 2 and 2.6 million people will be left out of Assam's final National Register of Citizens (NRC), to be released on August 30. The fate of these persons is still unknown....
08:52 2019-08-30

The great UK rail disruption: How Virgin Train restored order from chaos Virgin Train, a ServiceNow customer, is undergoing transformation like so many industries. Where it differs is with its team, its perspective, and its success. Listen to John Sullivan, Virgin Train CIO tell you about it. You will learn something....
18:39 2019-06-11

Hong Kong's business reputation takes hit with second day of airport chaos Protests at Hong Kong's airport caused a second day of travel mayhem, threatening the city's reputation as a stable place for business.       ...
22:00 2019-08-13

Trump shrugs off trade war concerns; China warns of market chaos U.S. President Donald Trump on Tuesday dismissed concerns over a protracted trade war with China, as Beijing warned that Washington's decision to label it a currency manipulator would lead to chaos in financial markets....
21:26 2019-08-06

Donald Trump’s UK trade promises are hot air – his aim is Brexit chaos | Michael H Fuchs If Boris Johnson seriously believes the US will shower rewards on Britain after leaving the EU he is mistakenAs the UK races towards a potential no-deal Brexit, President Donald Trump is cheering it on. But Brexit – especially without a deal in place with the European Union – would be bad for the US...
21:52 2019-08-20

Kevin Durant is only one safe from free-agency chaos injury created Plans haven’t changed. They’ve just become more complicated. Despite Kevin Durant likely suffering a torn Achilles in Game 5 of the NBA Finals in Toronto on Monday night, the Warriors superstar’s suddenly uncertain future doesn’t necessarily mean the line of suitors for the former MVP will shr...
22:00 2019-06-11

Hong Kong leader says dialogue and 'mutual respect' offer way out of chaos Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam said on Tuesday she hoped a peaceful weekend anti-government protest was the start of efforts to restore calm and that talks with non-violent protesters would provide "a way out" for the Chinese-ruled city....
13:00 2019-08-20

Southern delays: Train chaos continues into evening after heavy flooding Travellers around south London faced severe delays and train cancellations this evening as rail networks struggle to "return to normal" following heavy flooding....
23:13 2019-06-11

Theresa May, Back In Parliament Amid Brexit Chaos, Is No Longer Target As Prime Minister, Theresa May was direct in her criticism of lawmakers in Britain's parliament, whom she accused as recently as March of "infighting," "political games and the arcane procedural......
09:52 2019-09-04

Theresa May is back in Parliament amid Brexit chaos. This time, she’s not the target. The former prime minister’s return to rank-and-file lawmaker has many wondering whether she’ll back her successor, Boris Johnson, and steer clear of the spotlight....
02:52 2019-09-04

Fiance of woman killed when Dallas crane fell recalls chaos DALLAS (AP) — Eric Ridenhour and his fiancee Kiersten Smith were enjoying a lazy Sunday in their apartment when a crane crashed into their downtown Dallas complex. Ridenhour says, “I had zero vision but I could feel the air in front of me when I was yelling her name and it was just texture. &#...
20:26 2019-06-20

Reports of a shooting caused chaos at the Toronto Raptors' championship parade via Meagan Fitzpatrick/Twitter There was reportedly a shooting at the Toronto Raptors championship parade on Monday. Police say there were two victims with non-life-threatening injuries. Gun shots and reports of the shooting caused a chaotic scene, as those in attendance fled, all while the Raptors...
03:39 2019-06-18

Impeachment chaos: Pols can’t agree on whether or not they’ve launched process to oust Trump The phrase “constitutional crisis” has been used by House Democrats to describe Donald Trump's presidency -- but it turns out they may be creating one of their own....
22:13 2019-08-12

| Blockade, beating, pepper spray on second day of Hong Kong airport chaos Chaos has gripped Hong Kong's airport for a second day as pro-democracy protesters staged a disruptive sit-in that paralysed hundreds of flights, saw police fire pepper spray, and a mainland journalist beaten....
09:26 2019-08-14

Phil Parkinson resigns as Bolton manager amid off-pitch chaos • Bolton say ‘the matter is being considered’• Club called off game against Doncaster on TuesdayBolton Wanderers are now without a manager after Phil Parkinson and his assistant, Steve Parkin, resigned from the beleaguered club.Parkinson’s decision is the latest blow to Bolton, who have been in admi...
04:39 2019-08-22

Vladimir Putin: Russia open to new talks with U.S. to avoid 'chaos without rules' Now that the U.S. has left the 32-year-old Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces Treaty, Russia is ready to open discussions on a potential successor to avoid an arms race, Kremlin President Vladimir Putin said Monday....
10:13 2019-08-06

Environment groups say Canadian oil industry asks will result in ‘climate chaos’ Several of Canada's leading environment groups say election demands from Canada's oil industry earlier this week are a direct attack on the future health and prosperity of Canadians....
01:39 2019-06-06

Hong Kong protesters smash windows at legislature in fresh chaos Protesters used a metal trolley to try to storm Hong Kong's Legislative Council building on Monday and smashed windows in a fresh wave of demonstrations that have plunged the Chinese-ruled city into political turmoil....
10:13 2019-07-01

Austrian Chancellor Calls for Top Minister’s Ouster, Deepening Government Chaos Austria’s chancellor called for the dismissal of his interior minister, a member of the Freedom Party, leading the far-right party’s other ministers to quit the government....
14:52 2019-05-21

House Speaker Pelosi blasts Trump for 'sowing chaos over the border' U.S. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, the top Democrat in Washington, on Friday said President Donald Trump was "sowing chaos over the border" with his threat to slap tariffs on Mexican imports, and she called on him to work with Congress on immigration reform....
05:13 2019-06-01

Trump State Visit to U.K. Faces Turbulence Amid Brexit Chaos When the American president arrives in London on Monday, it’s not clear how much more he can shake up a country that is already roiled by the Brexit debacle....
17:39 2019-06-02

Hong Kong Strike Sinks City Into Chaos, and Government Has Little Reply The city’s top official, Carrie Lam, warned of “very precarious circumstances” and accused protesters of challenging Chinese sovereignty over Hong Kong....
20:13 2019-08-05

Women’s World Cup ticket fiasco shows Fifa’s capacity for chaos Organiser’s reaction when it emerged some tickets booked together are not next to one another left a lot to be desiredFollowing the still simmering fury over Uefa’s choice of Baku for the Europa League final and its corporate-heavy ticket policy for both its showpiece men’s competitions, Fifa has gi...
14:52 2019-05-21

Lit firecracker thrown into subway train sparks morning commute chaos Someone tossed a lit firecracker into an F train at 14th Street during the morning commute Friday, causing chaos when it exploded, according to riders and MTA officials. Twitter user @Amelia_Vogler tweeted that someone threw the “lit, explosive firecracker” into a rear car of the northbo...
17:26 2019-05-31

Awful Jets luck puts quarterback Luke Falk in chaos Luke Falk arrived at MetLife Stadium on Monday, having never thrown a regular-season NFL pass. He left preparing for a potential showdown with Tom Brady. With franchise quarterback Sam Darnold already sidelined by mono, the Jets lost backup quarterback Trevor Siemian to what appeared to be a bad ank...
13:13 2019-09-17

Lone midwife delivers amid chaos of Colombia jungle river Marciana Caycedo is the only midwife on Isla Mono, a small island marooned in the middle of the wide brown San Juan river, on Colombia's remote and rainy Pacific coast. She delivers babies into a world where families are big but food, medicine and even water are in short supply....
15:52 2019-05-21

Pastor John Hagee: Secularizing of America will lead to 'heartache and chaos' Figures in government and media are trying to secularize American culture, which will lead the country away from its founding Judeo-Christian principles, according to Pastor John Hagee....
12:52 2019-07-14

Hong Kong faces commuter chaos after rare train derailment A rare train derailment disrupted services in Hong Kong on Tuesday, train authorities said, threatening commuter chaos during rush hour in the heart of the Asian financial hub....
10:26 2019-09-17

BlackRock's Larry Fink slams the UK for its 'irresponsibility' amid Brexit chaos The UK is due to leave the European Union on March 29 but Parliament has not yet agreed on, let alone ratified, a Brexit deal with the EU, raising the prospect of a "no-deal" departure....
16:13 2019-05-21

Several stabbed, trampled at Chicago’s Navy Pier amid fireworks chaos Chaos erupted just outside the “secure zone” of Chicago’s Navy Pier on the Fourth of July when three people, including two teens, were stabbed during a fight — and then 14 more were trampled in an ensuing stampede after someone yelled “Gun!,” according to a new report. The ma...
18:52 2019-07-05

Brexit: chaos as ceremony to suspend parliament begins – live news Last day of parliament also sees prime minister forced to publish no-deal plans MPs order Johnson to hand over aides’ messages about prorogationJohn Bercow to step down as Speaker by 31 OctoberSix ways Boris Johnson could evade block on no-deal Brexit 1.42am BST The group – including Bercow and Blac...
02:52 2019-09-10

| Race for Premier League riches causing chaos to Championship finances Aston Villa and Derby County face off for the biggest bounty in world football with the riches of the EPL guaranteeing around £200 million to the Champioship winner....
17:00 2019-05-26

Fine drivers to keep roads flowing in no-deal chaos, says council boss Police and highways officers should issue fines to drivers to keep Britain's roads open in a no-deal scenario, the leader of Kent County Council said today....
12:52 2019-09-12

Paris strike: Chaos for commuters as huge walkout shuts down transport Parisian commuters suffered travel misery today as transport workers joined one of the city's biggest strikes over President Emmanuel Macron's pension reforms....
15:13 2019-09-13

Death, carnage and chaos: a climber on his recent ascent of Everest – podcast On 23 May, an image taken by the climber Nirmal Pujra went viral. It showed a long queue of climbers waiting to reach the summit of Everest. Elia Saikaly, a film-maker, was on that climb. He describes the ascent, while the Guardian’s Michael Safi discusses why the number of people seeking to scale E...
04:52 2019-06-04

Bodies of father and daughter taken home as Trump blamed for border chaos Óscar and Valeria Martinez died trying to cross Rio GrandeAid worker says Trump chaos killing innocent migrantsThe bodies of a young father and his tiny daughter who drowned in the Rio Grande have been repatriated to their native El Salvador, two days after shocking images of their deathly embrace g...
15:26 2019-06-28

Chaos, hope, change: stories from 70 years of the People's Republic of China Seven decades after Mao declared the beginning of a new era, Chinese people reflect on the dizzying and jolting changes that have forged the modern nationThis year marks 70 years since Mao Zedong stood in Tiananmen Square in Beijing and declared the beginning of the People’s Republic of China. To th...
06:26 2019-05-29

UPDATE 5-Trump administration ban on cruises to Cuba creates chaos for U.S. travelers The Trump administration banned cruises to Cuba under new restrictions on U.S. travel to the Caribbean island imposed on Tuesday to pressure its Communist government to reform and stop supporting Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro....
03:00 2019-06-05

Family Files $10 Million Lawsuit Against City of Phoenix After Police Allegedly Assault, Threaten to Shoot Family A family is suing the City of Phoenix for $10 million after police officers were caught on video using what the family believes is excessive force....
23:26 2019-06-14

Fears of no-deal chaos as ministers forced to publish secret Brexit papers Operation Yellowhammer documents predict public disorder, rising prices and disruptions to food and medicinesA no-deal Brexit could result in rising food and fuel prices, disruption to medicine supplies and public disorder on Britain’s streets, according to secret documents the government was forced...
04:00 2019-09-12

| Roger Federer Foundation issues statement after 'Match in Africa' ticket chaos The CEO of the Roger Federer Foundation has issued a statement after irate tennis fans were left angered after failing to obtain tickets for next February's 'Match in Africa'....
00:26 2019-09-05

Nancy Pelosi Sends House Into Chaos by Violating Worst Rule in Congress Any regular reader of Splinter will know that we are generally not big fans of House Speaker Nancy Pelosi. But credit where credit is due: on Tuesday, Pelosi—either inadvertently or purposefully—exposed one of the dumber and more pernicious rules of decorum in the House of Representatives....
22:52 2019-07-16

Foo Fighters drop Roswell live album to celebrate today's Area 51 chaos Area 51 raiders, this is your day to shine and the Foo Fighters damn well know it. Even if you don’t spot any otherworldly creatures on your alien-hunting mission, you can at least underscore your Naruto-run with a new live album from the rock outfit. Today, Foo Fighters released a new live album, L...
11:52 2019-09-21

Typhoon leaves England stranded at airport amid World Cup travel chaos Squad delayed for five hours at Tokyo international airport‘We are excited to arrive in Japan,’ says head coach Eddie JonesEngland’s World Cup quest got off to an inauspicious start amid the chaotic fallout from Typhoon Faxai, with the squad stranded at Narita International Airport for five hours. R...
16:52 2019-09-09

Valencia a club in chaos as Marcelino claims Copa del Rey win over Barcelona was catalyst for his exit Marcelino Garcia Toral could not stop smiling. Valencia had just beaten Barcelona in the final of the Copa del Rey and beaming in the press room at the Benito Villamarin, he could barely believe it....
19:39 2019-09-13

House thrown into chaos after Pelosi decries Trump's 'racist' tweets on floor UPDATE 5:35 p.m.: The House voted along party lines to allow Speaker Nancy Pelosi to refer to President Donald Trump's tweets about minority Democratic lawmakers as "racist," overriding House rules and GOP objections.The nearly two-hour long delay threw the House into chaos and pushed back a final v...
23:52 2019-07-16

Hong Kong’s Airport Devolves Into Chaos as Riot Police Clash With Protesters (HONG KONG) — Riot police clashed with pro-democracy protesters at Hong Kong’s airport late Tuesday night, moving into the terminal where the demonstrators had shut down operations at the busy transport hub for two straight days. Officers armed with pepper spray and batons confronted the...
19:52 2019-08-13

Political chaos in Israel deals blow to Jared Kushner's peace plan Snap polls threaten Trump’s ‘deal of the century’ as his son-in-law visits JerusalemJared Kushner’s visit to Jerusalem to promote his troubled Middle East peace plan appeared to abruptly lose its remaining energy after an overnight crisis in Israeli politics plunged the country into a months-long el...
14:52 2019-05-30

Major Power Outage Hits Britain, Causing Rush Hour Chaos Members of the public posted images on social media, which showed the underground tube network in the darkness and people having to use their mobile phones as torches....
03:13 2019-08-10

James Mattis on Why Call Sign Chaos Isn’t a Political Book About the Trump Administration Although he took pains to avoid on-camera interviews and press briefings during his 23-month tenure as Defense Secretary, James Mattis has embraced the media circuit rounds to promote his new book Call Sign Chaos. The book details lessons learned from more than 40 years in the Marines before his ret...
22:13 2019-09-14

Typhoon Faxai batters Tokyo, causing evacuations, blackouts and transport chaos One death reported and nearly a million households without power as Japanese capital bears brunt of 216km/h winds A powerful typhoon with record-breaking winds and heavy rain has battered the Tokyo region, sparking evacuation warnings for tens of thousands and causing widespread blackouts and transp...
08:26 2019-09-09

Arnaud Démare wins stage 10 of Giro after Ackermann crash sparks chaos Frenchman holds off Viviani and Selig in reduced sprint Points leader Ackermann hits tarmac close to finishArnaud Démare claimed his first win of 2019 with victory on stage 10 of the Giro d’Italia in Modena.The Frenchman held off the Italian national champion Elia Viviani and Rüdiger Selig in a redu...
22:26 2019-05-21

Hong Kong airport to resume all flights after protesters cause chaos by flooding terminal Hong Kong airport has said it will restart flights after thousands of pro-democracy protesters occupied its main terminal and forced it to shut down....
06:39 2019-08-13

Chaos erupts as former judge Tracie Hunter is dragged off to serve 6-month sentence After the jail sentence was imposed, Hunter went limp and was pulled out of the courtroom by a deputy.        ...
10:13 2019-07-23

Jürgen Klopp’s creative chaos brings new meaning to the ‘Liverpool way’ | Richard Jolly Arsenal were the latest victims of a side defined by their tireless intensity but can they keep it up for the entire season?Talk of the “Liverpool way” long preceded Jürgen Klopp’s appointment but, much as the club has been rejuvenated since his arrival, so has an ethos been reinvented. “Our identit...
10:39 2019-08-26

Hong Kong On Brink, Protesters Unleash Travel Chaos: Chief Executive Lam Hong Kong's pro-democracy protesters are close to creating a "very dangerous situation", the city's leader warned Monday as train travel and international flights in the global financial hub were......
02:52 2019-08-06

Chaos: Charles Manson, the CIA and the Secret History of the Sixties by Tom O’Neill with Dan Piepenbring – review A journalist’s obsession with the infamous murders by the Family unearths startling ties linking the group’s leader to the US governmentIn the fetid, druggy summer of 1969, Charles Manson, a hippy messiah who claimed to be the spawn of Christ, Satan and Hitler combined, dispatched his besotted apost...
09:13 2019-07-07

House of Commons Speaker John Bercow Will Step Down Amid Brexit Chaos (LONDON) — U.K. House of Commons Speaker John Bercow says he will step down by the end of next month after a decade in the job. Bercow told lawmakers that if Parliament votes Monday in favor of an early election, he will quit before the campaign. If they don’t he will quit Oct. 31 &mdash...
04:00 2019-09-10

Dayton shooting, chaos captured on surveillance video as officers seen racing towards gunfire Authorities in Dayton, Ohio can be seen racing into action in surveillance video that shows the chaotic moments when a gunman behind the shooting that left nine dead opened fire early Sunday in a neighborhood full of bars and restaurants, sending people scrambling for cover. ...
21:26 2019-08-05

Stopped in his tracks: New York 'subway bandit' suspect arrested for brake chaos Isaiah Thompson, 23, was charged for allegedly activating the brakes of a 2 train amid a recent pattern of subway disruptionA suspect has been arrested in the case of the mysterious “subway bandit” who has wreaked havoc on New Yorkers’ rush-hour commutes by pulling train emergency brakes, causing de...
20:52 2019-05-24

The Indy 500's pit road chaos, from wild tires to an injured crew member The 2019 Indy 500 had just as much action on pit road as the track — and that's not a good thing.        ...
08:26 2019-05-27

Elliott doesn't trust AT&T's John Stankey as a leader, but getting him ousted could create chaos Elliott Management may not see John Stankey as a future leader at AT&T, but removing him before he executes his integration plan could spell disaster....
23:39 2019-09-17

Hong Kong Protesters Choke Travel Routes To Airport After Night Of Chaos Pro-democracy demonstrators planned on Sunday to choke travel routes to Hong Kong's international airport after a chaotic night of running battles between police and masked protesters, the latest wave......
08:13 2019-09-01

After Night Of Chaos, Hong Kong Protesters Target Airport, Block Roads Thousands of protesters blocked roads and public transport links to Hong Kong airport on Sunday in a bid to draw global attention to their fight for greater democracy for the Chinese-ruled city which......
17:52 2019-09-01

Senate spending bills thrown into chaos over abortion policy, border wall Senate appropriators had barely begun work on Tuesday before the process blew up, mired in disagreements over abortion-related “poison pills,” funding for domestic programs and President Donald Trump’s border wall.The squabbling reinforces the likelihood that a stopgap spending bill will be needed t...
23:00 2019-09-10

Rain chaos in La Vuelta as Arndt takes stage win and Lopez loses red jersey "Miguel Angel Lopez lost the overall lead of the Vuelta to Nicolas Edet as Nikias Arndt claimed the stage win on another dramatic day in the tour of Spain."...
17:26 2019-08-31

Offering Gas at 30 Cents Per Gallon, a Marvelous Mrs. Maisel Promotion Causes Traffic Chaos in Los Angeles A city-wide promotion in Los Angeles for a popular Amazon television series caused chaos when drivers lined up for hours to cash in on 1950s gas prices. Amazon partnered with nearly 30 businesses to roll back prices Thursday in honor of the show “The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel,” set in the &#...
03:26 2019-08-17

Call Sign Chaos review: James Mattis pulls a flanking manuever on Trump In a memoir that is part hymn to the constitution, the former secretary of defense offers only veiled criticism of the presidentJames Mattis was Donald Trump’s defense secretary for less than two years, resigning in December 2018. The general’s departure came with headlines but little surprise. His ...
09:00 2019-09-01

Leicester emerge from chaos ready to write new Premier League story | Stuart James Efficiency with transfers and a commitment to youth are signs of renewed ambition from the club who did the impossibleIt says much about the way that Leicester City are operating these days that their transfer plans extend well beyond this window. Forward-thinking is at the heart of an active approa...
15:39 2019-07-11

Robert Mueller Russia probe statement will cause 'state of chaos' until 2020 election, Gowdy says Reaction from critics of President Trump to Special Counsel Robert Mueller's statement about the Russia investigation will spark chaos in Washington, according to Trey Gowdy....
01:00 2019-05-30

Protest chaos grips Hong Kong with tear gas, water cannon and pouring rain Police fired water cannon and tear gas in running battles with brick-throwing anti-government protesters in Hong Kong on Sunday, the second day of violent clashes in the Chinese-ruled city....
23:00 2019-08-25

Chaos as Boris Johnson accidentally brings Theresa May's Brexit deal back from the dead REUTERS/Leon Neal/Pool LONDON — There were chaotic scenes in the House of Commons on Wednesday evening after the government apparently accidentally allowed Members of Parliament to approve a plan which would force them to vote again on Theresa May's thrice-rejected Brexit deal. The House of Co...
17:26 2019-09-05

London weather latest: Commuters advised not to travel as flooding prompts transport chaos Commuters have been warned not to travel on Tuesday morning after severe flooding prompted transport chaos, with dozens of trains cancelled and roads left gridlocked....
09:39 2019-06-11

Active shooter scare that caused Honolulu airport chaos linked to smoking laptop Rumors of an active shooter appeared to be linked to a laptop that malfunctioned, popped and started giving off smoke at a checkpoint.       ...
17:26 2019-06-19

Making sense of chaos? Algos scour social media for clues to crypto moves After months of relative calm in cryptocurrency markets, bitcoin exploded back into life in April with its sharpest price jump in over a year - but few people could convincingly explain why....
11:39 2019-07-17

Thomas Cook travel chaos: insolvency leaves 150,000 stranded on holidays – live updates A huge repatriation effort has begun after company ceases trading with immediate effect, causing flights to be cancelled Full story: Thomas Cook announces administration after last-ditch talks failThomas Cook collapse: your questions answered 5.23am BST A lot of sad people who have had to cancel hol...
06:39 2019-09-23

Heathrow Airport latest: Scores of holidaymakers still waiting for luggage day after baggage handling chaos Desperate air travellers are still waiting to be reunited with their luggage after technical issues at London Heathrow Airport forced them to fly without their bags....
19:26 2019-07-24

Navy Pier 'chaos' after Chicago fireworks show leaves 3 stabbed, 14 trampled: reports At least three people were stabbed and more than a dozen injured in a subsequent stampede after panic broke out at Chicago’s Navy Pier on Thursday following a Fourth of July fireworks show, police said. ...
11:13 2019-07-05

Dramatic day sees huge time losses in crosswind chaos as Van Aert wins stage "Wout Van Aert (Jumbo Visma) triumphed in a sprint finish to win Stage 10 of the Tour de France, but that doesn’t tell even half the story of a dramatic day of racing in southern France."...
18:52 2019-07-15

Metal Wolf Chaos XD: A weirdly timed return to 2004’s robo-blasting innocence Enlarge / I'm not sure a more ridiculous promo image for a video game exists. Well done, From Software. (credit: From Software / Devolver Digital) Microsoft's history with Xbox consoles in Japan is legendary, well-trodden stuff, though mostly because of flops and failures. It's truly a rabbit hole...
23:00 2019-08-06

South Western Railway strike: Royal Ascot racegoers face travel chaos as five-day walkout gets under way Thousands of racegoers heading to Royal Ascot face travel chaos this week as a five-day strike in the long-running dispute over guards on trains gets under way....
10:52 2019-06-17

New York overtakes London as world's financial capital amid Brexit chaos, survey claims Uncertainty surrounding the U.K.'s departure from the EU has seen New York overtake London as the financial center of the world, according to a new survey of financial professionals....
14:39 2019-05-28

British Transport Police braced for day of Premier League travel chaos as four teams visit London British Transport Police are braced for a day of travel chaos in London with four sets of visiting Premier League fans all arriving into Euston Station....
13:00 2019-09-20

Security firm: North Korean hackers shifted focus from causing chaos to acquiring money A group of suspected North Korean hackers seem to have shifted their focus to earning hard currency for the impoverished country since 2016, a global cybersecurity firm said Thursday....
10:00 2019-05-23

Trump's son-in-law and adviser Jared Kushner meets with Israeli leader amid political chaos Jared Kushner, Trump's son-in-law and adviser, met with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu Thursday even as Israel faced an unprecedented political stalemate.        ...
22:26 2019-05-30

National security 'chaos': John Brennan says Bolton ouster sends a signal to American enemies Former CIA Director John Brennan said he believes America's enemies are aware of "significant" mayhem in the Trump administration's national security apparatus....
22:26 2019-09-11

Chaos in UK Parliament as speaker pinned to seat, lawmakers chant ‘shame’ after Boris Johnson shutdown The British Parliament erupted into chaos as Prime Minister Boris Johnson followed through with his threat to suspend the legislature over Brexit Monday night....
17:26 2019-09-10

Commons chaos: Rebel Tories hint they could back second referendum after MPs scuffle in chamber in protest over shutdown Fury at Boris Johnson as MPs scuffle in chamber over shutdown Former Cabinet fixer Sir Oliver Letwin boosts calls for second vote Read our live politics updates HERE...
13:00 2019-09-10

As the nation grieves two deadly mass shootings, stories of heroism amid the chaos are beginning to emerge (NBC News)  The death toll continued to climb Monday following a weekend of deadly mass shootings in El Paso, Texas and Dayton, Ohio. Two more victims of the El Paso massacre died Monday, bringing the toll there to 22 who were killed when a gunman opened fire in a busy Walmart crowded with back-to-s...
14:00 2019-08-06

FAA: Please don't weaponize your drone You're probably fully aware that arming your drone is a bad idea, but it appears that some people didn't get the memo. The FAA has issued a warning against weaponizing drones, noting that it's a violation of the agency's rules on top of any federal......
21:52 2019-08-25

Friday’s Daily Brief: human rights in Sudan, sombre anniversaries for Rwanda and Nigeria, and fears of ‘chaos’ in Libya Top news on Friday included: a call for respect for human rights in Sudan’s protests; the 25th anniversary of the genocide against the Tutsi in Rwanda; five years since the Chibok girls were abducted in Nigeria; the UN chief condemning a deadly terrorist attack in Pakistan; continued fighting in Lib...
15:52 2019-05-21

British government braces for economic, social chaos in event of a ‘no-deal Brexit,’ leaked memo shows Rising food and social care prices and severe delays in medical supplies are just some of the effects of a 'no-deal' Brexit predicted in the leaked documents, according to the Sunday Times....
10:00 2019-08-19

Trump offers full support for Johnson as Pence prepares to visit London amid Brexit chaos No one was more gleeful than Trump to see Johnson’s political ascent on the back of the promised British withdrawal from the E.U., and no other world leader may have as much to lose from the stunning political humiliation of a populist brother-in-arms....
03:52 2019-09-05

Iran Complains To UN Over US Spy Drone Iran said Friday it had formally lodged a complaint to the UN Security Council over a US drone it says violated its airspace, Tasnim news agency reported....
04:39 2019-06-29

Iran says it has shot down a US drone Iran's Revolutionary Guard shot down a U.S. drone on Thursday amid heightened tensions between Tehran and Washington over its collapsing nuclear deal with world powers, American and Iranian officials said. (June 20)        ...
17:39 2019-06-20

Take cover, it’s a drone with a nail gun! The FAA has warned against equipping your drone with weapons such as flamethrowers and handguns. But can a nail gun really be considered a weapon — that is, outside of Quake? Let’s hope not, because roboticists at the University of Michigan have made a roofing drone that uses that tool to auto...
00:00 2019-09-21

Amazon’s latest drone will fly itself The online retailer said it could start making drone deliveries to consumers’ homes in just months, the latest in a string of Amazon promises that have yet to materialize about package-delivering fliers....
03:13 2019-06-06

Ads Promoting Violent Thriller The Hunt Pulled Following Mass Shootings, While President Trump Says the Movie Aims to ‘Inflame and Cause Chaos’ Advertisements and commercials for the forthcoming dystopic horror movie The Hunt, set for release on September 27 from Universal Studios, have been pulled by the production studio following mass shootings in El Paso, Texas and Dayton, Ohio. The Hunt is directed by Craig Zobel (whose previous credit...
01:13 2019-08-10

Hope Hicks slams 'chaos' created by Steele dossier in testimony before House Dems; WH blocks dozens of questions In lengthy and sometimes contentious closed-door testimony on Capitol Hill on Wednesday, former top White House adviser Hope Hicks took a shot at the discredited Steele dossier, pointed out that "we have this thing called Google now," and even elicited some light-hearted laments from lawmakers when ...
05:00 2019-06-21

BA strike September 2019: Airline brings in extra staff to deal with complaints amid pilot walkout chaos British Airways has brought in almost 100 extra staff members to deal with customer requests and complaints, as it braces for next month's pilot strikes....
21:39 2019-08-27

MacBook Pro flight ban: everything you need to know The MacBook Pro flight ban continues to spread, with a growing number of airlines now banning Apple’s laptops from flights due to fire risks. If you own a MacBook Pro and are planning on travelling with it, you’ll be understandably concerned about this flight ban, so in this guide we&#...
17:39 2019-08-29

What to Ask For When You're Bumped From a Flight Last year, a passenger on United was given $10,000 in travel credit for volunteering to be bumped from her flight. While it’s very unlikely you’d receive the same amount if you agree to volunteer, it’s important you know what you’re entitled to....
16:00 2019-07-18

What to Do If You Miss Your Flight There’s no greater panic-inducing moment than being stuck in a slow security line, knowing you have minutes (or even seconds) before your flight departs. If you break into a cold sweat at the mere thought of missing a flight, we hope to provide you some comfort: A number of airlines have rules that ...
14:39 2019-05-21

Here's What You'll Pay to Change Your Flight The process of changing your flight is easy; it’s the fees that become a nuisance. Airlines like United, Delta, and America airlines charge anywhere from $200 to $750 for a change, maybe even more than the cost of your original ticket. Luckily, you aren’t always accountable for major fees if you act...
22:00 2019-07-16

Amazon unveils new delivery drone Amazon announced June 5 it would start delivering products to customers using drones in just months. Amazon chief executive Jeffrey P. Bezos owns The Washington Post....
03:13 2019-06-06

Drone Ambitions Soar to the Stratosphere Airbus, Boeing and SoftBank subsidiaries are developing stratospheric drones, which could fly unaided for months and take pictures or beam down internet services some 60,000 feet or more to the ground....
04:52 2019-08-27

China says its drone can hunt like Spiderman China says it has developed a new hunter drone that can disable other drones -- or even small aircraft -- by firing a 16-square-meter (172 square feet) web at them....
06:39 2019-09-05

U.S. military says drone was 34 km from Iran when it was shot down The U.S. military said on Thursday that Iran shot down its drone while it was flying at high altitude in international airspace over the Strait of Hormuz, approximately 34 km from the nearest point of land on the Iranian coast....
19:00 2019-06-20

Winners of the 2019 Drone Awards Cross-country skiers racing in Poland, crabeater seals lying on ice in the Antarctic peninsula and flowers blossoming in the waters of Vietnam were among the winners in the 2019 Drone Awards contest....
07:39 2019-08-06

CHEAP: Fly high with $350 off this DJI Spark drone After watching Avengers: Endgame, I’d totally understand if you want to gain flying abilities.. Unfortunately, we can’t help you with a superpower injection, but we’ve got a super flying deal for you. You can get DJI Spark Sky Blue Quadcopter Drone for just $299, down from $649.  The drone has a 12-...
19:39 2019-05-27

A Google-backed 5G drone took off last week Last week the HAWK30 drone, which has a massive 260 foot wingspan, took to the skies during its inaugural test flight at NASA's Armstrong Flight Research Center (AFRC) in California.The HAWK30 is a solar-powered 5G drone also known as a high-altitude pseudo-satellite (HAPS) that can fly non-sto...
02:26 2019-09-19

US military drone shot down over Yemen A US military drone has been shot down over Yemen by a surface-to-air missile – the second downing of an American unmanned aerial vehicle in the country in recent months. The MQ-9 Reaper drone was downed in Yemen’s Dhamar governate, southeast of the Houthi-controlled capital Sanaa on Tuesday night, ...
17:52 2019-08-21

U.S. Downed Iranian Drone With New System The U.S. brought down an Iranian drone this week near an American warship in the Strait of Hormuz by using new technology that had just been added to naval defenses, the latest move by the U.S. military to deploy more furtive measures against Iran, defense officials said....
11:52 2019-07-20

Iran 'shoots down US drone over its territory' Iran's Revolutionary Guards have shot down a US drone, the elite force's news website claimed Thursday. However, the US military denied flying over Iranian airspace....
07:39 2019-06-20

US took down Iranian drone using new jammer technology When the USS Boxer took down an Iranian drone in the Strait of Hormuz, it apparently represented a baptism by fire for new technology. The Wall Street Journal understands that the action was the US Navy's first use of MADIS (Marine Air Defense Integ......
11:00 2019-07-21

Drone equipped with nail gun can fix the roof so you don't have to A drone equipped with a nail gun can autonomously hover over a roof and fix tiles in place. Tests showed it was highly precise and held steady while firing...
14:52 2019-09-20

Iran: IRGC shoots down U.S. spy drone Iran's Revolution Guards Corps said Thursday it had shot down an American drone along the country's southern coast after it violated the country's airspace....
12:13 2019-06-20

Oil rises near $64/bbl on second downed Iranian drone Oil rose to almost $64 on Tuesday, jumping late in the session after the head of U.S. Central Command said the United States may have taken down a second Iranian drone over the Strait of Hormuz last week....
00:13 2019-07-24

U.S. drone shot down over Yemen: officials A U.S. military MQ-9 drone was shot down in Yemen's Dhamar governate, southeast of the Houthi-controlled capital Sanaa, two U.S. officials told Reuters on Wednesday, the second such incident in recent months....
20:00 2019-08-21

Iran claims to have shot down US spy drone Iranian forces shot down a US military drone in international airspace Thursday over the Strait of Hormuz, a US official told CNN, a move that is likely to escalate tensions between Washington and Tehran....
10:13 2019-06-20

Iran says U.S. may have shot down its own drone by mistake Iran denied it lost a drone in the Strait of Hormuz after the United States said it had 'destroyed' an Iranian drone that was threatening a U.S. ship.        ...
20:13 2019-07-19

TfL Northern Line delays: signal failure to hit evening rush hour as commuters warned chaos could continue tomorrow morning TfL warns there will be no southbound service Camden Town to Kennington (via Bank) for rest of day Passengers urged to complete journeys by 9.30pm Signal failure may impact tomorrow morning's service...
22:00 2019-07-09

A lone gunman fleeing Texas police stalked and shot people over a frenzied hour. Scanner traffic reveals the chaos Although the timeline of the Odessa shooting is still mysterious as police hold back details, scanner recordings show chaos, confusion and dedication.        ...
18:39 2019-09-04

How to Get a Better Boarding Group on a Flight To board an American Airlines flight before any other passenger, you’ll have to spend at least $45,000—at least, that’s the rumor surrounding the airline’s highest elite status of “Concierge Key” members, who are brought in on a secret, invitation-only basis⁠. (With the status, passengers also earn ...
17:26 2019-08-06

These are 5 most annoying flight passengers These are the five airline passengers Americans are most annoyed by, according to an Expedia.com etiquette study.       ...
19:52 2019-06-21

Your attention, please: The goats have taken flight The mountain goats, unjustly confined to the earth for too long, have finally begun to fly. Look up and you may even see them for yourself—goats, magnificent goats, flying across the sky like slit-pupiled angels; goats like the face of heaven itself smiling down with horns cocked to one side and sil...
21:00 2019-07-12

How to Help If Someone on Your Flight Is Having a Panic Attack For some people, boarding an airplane and flying somewhere is no big deal. Maybe it’s vacation, maybe it’s for work, but whatever the reason for your trip, you’re pretty much OK with it. For others, though, it’s not so simple. In fact, according to the National Institute of Mental Health, about 6.5 ...
17:13 2019-07-16

The TWA Hotel Takes Flight at J.F.K. The last time the Trans World Airlines terminal at Kennedy International Airport saw a weary traveler was 2001. After a $265 million renovation, it’s now the TWA Hotel....
19:13 2019-05-21

Flight MH17, five years on: What happens next? In early 2020, following a long international investigation, a Dutch court will seek to prosecute four individuals over the 2014 air disaster that claimed 289 lives. None of the accused are expected at the trial....
06:52 2019-07-17

Book a Southwest Flight For As Little As $49 It’s almost the start of summer—which means it might be time to plan out your vacation schedule this fall if you haven’t already. And until midnight tomorrow, Southwest is having a hell of a sale to celebrate the company’s birthday, offering one-way airfare for as little as $49 this coming fall....
22:13 2019-06-19

When to Fly to Avoid Flight Delays Over the weekend, my 8pm flight from Chicago was delayed a total of four times; my plane arrived late, followed shortly by our crew who arrived at the gate from delayed flights themselves. Why is flying at night such a pain in the ass?...
00:26 2019-05-24

You Never Have to Swap Seats on a Flight On a recent Reddit thread, u/christontoast666 explained his moral dilemma when agreeing to switch seats on a flight with another passenger. “I booked an aisle seat on a 12-hour flight to Europe, and when I got on the plane, a woman asked me if I would mind switching with her so she could sit with he...
21:39 2019-09-17

When to Re-Check Your Bag for a Connecting Flight Over the weekend, I learned a hard travel lesson: Don’t forget to grab your bag during a domestic layover while traveling back from overseas. I realized this after leaving security at Boston’s airport and frantically called upon the help of a Delta airline attendant. Despite my best efforts and the ...
20:39 2019-07-15

The electric flight era is closer than you think Electric planes have been talked about as a possibility for many years, but now they're on the tarmac and even up in the air. So can the world's jet-setters start preparing to actually fly electric?...
10:52 2019-06-28

The Best Podcasts to Binge During a Flight It’s rare in this world to have several hours to yourself, with nobody expecting you to be connected to the internet and an almost-comfortable chair to lounge in. So take advantage of your next flight to kick back and binge a really good podcast. Here are our recommendations for the best podcasts to...
22:26 2019-07-18

Tensions run high after Iran shoots down US drone The US has confirmed that Iran's Revolutionary Guards shot down a maritime surveillance drone, but denied that it had been flying over Iranian airspace. US military officials called the incident an "unprovoked attack."...
20:26 2019-06-20

Houthi rebels down U.S. drone over Yemen, reports say A U.S. surveillance drone was shot out of the skies over Yemen this week by a surface-to-air missile the Pentagon believes was given to Houthi rebels by Iran....
20:39 2019-08-21

Iran's Zarif tweets that downed U.S. drone took off from UAE Iran's foreign minister said on Twitter that a U.S. military drone that was shot down by Tehran on Thursday had taken off from the United Arab Emirates....
21:13 2019-06-20

Iraqi militia says new drone attack kills 2 Two unidentified drones on Sunday targeted a position to an Iran-backed Iraqi paramilitary force in Iraq near the border with Syria Sunday, killing two fighters, the force said in a statement...
21:00 2019-08-25

Trump says Iran may have shot down U.S. drone by mistake U.S. President Donald Trump played down Iran's downing of a U.S. military drone on Thursday, saying he suspected it was shot by mistake and that "it would have made a big difference" to him if the remotely-controlled aircraft had been piloted....
21:13 2019-06-20

Thursday's attack not the first time Iran took down US drone Iran's shootdown of a U.S. drone over international airspace early Thursday morning drastically increased tensions between the two countries, but it wasn't the Islamic Republic's first attack on American drones in recent years....
08:00 2019-06-21

Oil jumps 3% to $63 as Iran shoots down U.S. drone in Gulf Oil jumped more than 3% to above $63 a barrel on Thursday after Iran shot down a U.S. military drone, raising fears of a military confrontation between Tehran and Washington....
11:39 2019-06-20

Trump Says Shooting Of US Drone By Iran is "Very Big Mistake" President Donald Trump said Thursday that Tehran had made a "very big" error, after Iranian forces shot down a US spy drone near the strategic Strait of Hormuz....
18:26 2019-06-20

Trump: Iran’s shooting of US drone was a ‘very big mistake!’ President Trump issued a response Thursday to Iran’s shooting of a US drone in international airspace. “Iran made a very big mistake!” Trump tweeted. White House officials are set to meet Thursday to discuss how to handle the drone attack as tensions between the two countries conti...
17:01 2019-06-20

Iran says Revolutionary Guard shoots down US drone TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iran’s state-run IRNA news agency says the country’s Revolutionary Guard has shot down a U.S. drone. The U.S. military declined to immediately comment. IRNA said Thursday the drone was hit when it entered Iranian airspace near the Kouhmobarak district in southern Iran...
05:26 2019-06-20

Iran says U.S. drone shot down by Revolutionary Guard Iran’s Revolutionary Guard said Thursday it shot down a U.S. drone amid heightened tensions between Tehran and Washington over its collapsing nuclear deal. The U.S. military declined to immediately comment....
06:52 2019-06-20

US Says Shooting Down Of Its Drone By Iran Was An "Unprovoked Attack" The Pentagon confirmed Thursday that Iranian forces shot down a US naval surveillance drone but insisted the aircraft was in international air space, not that of Iran....
16:52 2019-06-20

Everything We Know About the U.S. Spy Drone Shot Down By Iran's Revolutionary Guard Iran’s Revolutionary Guard has shot down a U.S. drone, according to multiple reports by Iranian state media channels. U.S. officials initially claimed that the drone was an MQ-4C Triton brought down by a surface-to-air missile, but CENTCOM now says it was an RQ-4A Global Hawk. And there are major di...
16:39 2019-06-20

U.S. FAA to again delay drone tracking rule: document The Federal Aviation Administration has again delayed plans to propose new rules requiring the remote identification of drones, according to records and a member of Congress on Wednesday....
23:26 2019-07-17

US Navy's next-gen helicopter drone is ready for service It took a few years, but the US Navy's beefier Fire Scout helicopter drone is finally ready for action... more or less. The military branch has declared that Northrop Grumman's MQ-8C has reached "initial operational capability," or the minimum state......
12:52 2019-07-09

U.S. military drone shot down over Yemen: officials A U.S. military MQ-9 drone was shot down in Yemen's Dhamar governate, southeast of the Houthi-controlled capital Sanaa, two U.S. officials told Reuters on Wednesday....
13:52 2019-08-21

Iran's Guards Shoot Down US 'Spy' Drone: Report Iran's elite Revolutionary Guards have shot down a U.S. "spy" drone in the southern province of Hormozgan, the Guards' news website, Sepah News, said on Thursday....
10:26 2019-06-20

Oil jumps 3% toward $64 as Iran shoots down U.S. drone in Gulf Oil rose more than 3% toward $64 a barrel on Thursday after Iran shot down a U.S. military drone, raising fears of a military confrontation between Tehran and Washington....
17:00 2019-06-20

US Military Drone Shot Down Over Yemen: Officials A U.S. military MQ-9 drone was shot down in Yemen's Dhamar governate, southeast of the Houthi-controlled capital Sanaa, two U.S. officials told Reuters on Wednesday....
22:13 2019-08-21

Oil rises after drone attack on Saudi field Crude oil prices rose on Monday following a weekend attack on a Saudi oil facility by Yemeni separatists and as traders looked for signs that Sino-U.S. trade tensions could ease....
12:13 2019-08-19

Hezbollah says it has downed Israeli drone over Lebanon Israeli military says one of its drones ‘fell inside southern Lebanon’ and there was no concern information could be taken from itLebanon’s Iran-backed Hezbollah has said it has downed an Israeli unmanned aircraft outside a southern Lebanese town after it crossed the border.The Israeli drone is now ...
08:26 2019-09-09

Oil rises after US Navy destroys Iranian drone Oil prices rose more than 1% on Friday after the U.S. Navy destroyed an Iranian drone in the Strait of Hormuz, a major chokepoint for global crude flows, again raising tensions in the Middle East....
06:39 2019-07-19

Oil jumps after U.S. Navy downs Iranian drone Oil prices rose nearly 2% on Friday as tensions brewed again in the Middle East after a U.S. Navy ship destroyed an Iranian drone in the Strait of Hormuz, a major chokepoint for global crude flows....
08:00 2019-07-19

First FAA-approved beyond-line-of-sight drone flies in the US The University of Alaska Fairbanks has successfully conducted the first beyond-visual-line-of-sight (BVLOS) drone flight in the US that's been approved by the FAA. At this point in time, drone flights are required to remain within their operators' li......
14:52 2019-08-04