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GE to Give Up Majority Control of Baker Hughes

General Electric is giving up majority control of Baker Hughes, selling shares in the oil-field services firm that will raise about $3 billion cash but trigger a more-than-$7-billion accounting charge...

GE to Give Up Majority Control of Baker Hughes

Source: wsj.com

GE to cede majority control of Baker Hughes in $2.7 bln share sale General Electric Co on Wednesday said it plans to reduce its ownership in oil and gas company Baker Hughes A GE Co to 38.4% from 50.4% at June-end, and aims to raise $2.7 billion in the process....
04:52 2019-09-12

GE to lose majority control of Baker Hughes with up to $3 billion share sale General Electric is looking to raise up to $3 billion in sale of majority-owned Baker Hughes shares, resulting in a reduction of the U.S industrial conglomerate's stake in the oilfield services provider to less than 50%, Baker Hughes said on Tuesday....
01:26 2019-09-11

UPDATE 2-GE to lose majority control of Baker Hughes with up to $3 bln share sale General Electric is looking to raise up to $3 billion in sale of majority-owned Baker Hughes shares, resulting in a reduction of the U.S industrial conglomerate's stake in the oilfield services provider to less than 50%, Baker Hughes said on Tuesday....
02:13 2019-09-11

U.S. oil drillers cut rigs for third week in a row -Baker Hughes U.S. energy firms this week reduced the number of oil rigs operating for a third week in a row as drillers follow through on plans to cut spending with oil prices declining amid a global supply glut....
20:13 2019-07-19

Baker Hughes says GE's presence on its board to shrink Baker Hughes said on Tuesday it would repurchase $250 million worth of its stock from General Electric Co and the industrial conglomerate's presence in the oilfield services company's board would shrink to one from five....
23:26 2019-09-10

U.S. oil drillers cut rigs for first week in three -Baker Hughes U.S. energy firms this week reduced the number of oil rigs operating for the first time in three weeks as drillers follow through on plans to cut spending this year....
21:00 2019-07-03

U.S. drillers add rigs for second week in a row - Baker Hughes U.S. energy firms this week increased the number of oil rigs operating for a second week in a row with oil futures up about 12% over the past couple of weeks despite plans by most producers to cut spending on new drilling this year....
20:00 2019-06-28

U.S. oil drillers cut rigs for fifth week in a row -Baker Hughes U.S. energy firms this week reduced the number of oil rigs operating for a fifth week in a row as most independent producers cut spending even though majors were still pushing ahead with investments in new drilling....
20:39 2019-08-02

U.S. oil drillers cut rigs for second week in a row -Baker Hughes U.S. energy firms reduced the number of oil rigs operating for a second week in a row, with the country's production growth expected to slow as crude prices dropped close to their lowest levels of the year and most drillers cut spending....
19:52 2019-06-14

Stocks to Watch: Humana, Baker Hughes, Apple and More Some of the companies with shares expected to trade actively in Wednesday’s session include Apple, which exceeded quarterly sales and profit targets, and Humana, which posted higher profit....
21:00 2019-07-31

UPDATE 1-U.S. oil drillers cut rigs for second week in a row -Baker Hughes U.S. energy firms reduced the number of oil rigs operating for a second week in a row, with the country's production growth expected to slow as crude prices dropped close to their lowest levels of the year and most drillers cut spending....
19:52 2019-06-14

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

U.S. oil rig count falls to lowest since Feb 2018-Baker Hughes U.S. energy firms this week cut the oil rig count to the lowest since February 2018 as drillers follow through on plans to reduce spending with crude prices collapsing to a four-month low....
21:13 2019-06-07

U.S. oil drillers cut rigs to lowest since May 2017 -Baker Hughes U.S. energy firms this week reduced the number of oil rigs operating for a fifth week in a row to the lowest since May 2017, even as crude prices jumped more than 7% this week after an attack halved output in the world's top oil exporter Saudi Arabia....
19:39 2019-09-20

U.S. oil rig count at Jan 2018 low in deepest cut since April -Baker Hughes U.S. energy firms this week cut the most oil rigs in about four months, with the rig count falling to the lowest since January 2018, as producers cut spending on new drilling and completions....
21:13 2019-08-23

GE's Baker Hughes beats estimates on international demand, LNG drilling General Electric Co's oilfield services arm, Baker Hughes, beat quarterly profit estimates on Wednesday, driven by higher LNG drilling and demand for its oilfield services in international markets, sending its shares up nearly 6%....
19:39 2019-07-31

U.S. drillers cut oil rigs for sixth straight month-Baker Hughes U.S. energy firms this week increased the number of oil rigs operating for the first time in four weeks but cut the rig count for the sixth straight month as most drillers cut spending plans....
19:52 2019-05-31

UPDATE 1-GE begins divestment of Baker Hughes with $2.7 bln share sale General Electric Co (GE) on Wednesday said it plans to reduce its ownership in oil and gas company Baker Hughes A GE Co to 38.4% from 50.4% at June-end, and aims to raise $2.7 billion in the process....
04:52 2019-09-12

GE begins divestment of Baker Hughes with $2.7 billion share sale General Electric Co (GE) on Wednesday said it plans to reduce its ownership in oil and gas company Baker Hughes A GE Co to 38.4% from 50.4% at June-end, and aims to raise $2.7 billion in the process....
07:13 2019-09-12

UPDATE 1-U.S. oil rig count falls to lowest since Feb 2018-Baker Hughes U.S. energy firms this week cut the oil rig count to the lowest since February 2018 as drillers follow through on plans to reduce spending with crude prices collapsing to a four-month low....
21:13 2019-06-07

CORRECTED-Bahrain's NOGA Holding signs MOU with Baker Hughes on oil and gas cooperation Bahrain's National Oil and Gas Holding Company (NOGA Holding) signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) with Baker Hughes Company on cooperation in the oil and gas sector in the kingdom, it said in a statement on Wednesday....
15:13 2019-07-03

Grand jury indicts GE's Baker Hughes for exposing workers to toxic chemicals A grand jury in Alaska this week indicted General Electric's Baker Hughes , two of its subsidiaries and an employee, for 25 felony charges of assault relating to toxic chemical releases at a construction site, according to authorities....
20:26 2019-09-12

Goldman moves to take majority control of China joint venture Goldman Sachs has applied for majority control of its Chinese joint venture, the bank confirmed on Wednesday, the latest international bank to do so ahead of Chinese plans to eventually allow foreigners full control....
11:52 2019-08-21

The EU may give citizens more control of their facial recognition data The EU may impose strict limits on the use of facial recognition technology. According to Financial Times, the European Commission is working on laws that would give citizens explicit rights over their facial recognition data, like the right to know......
16:39 2019-08-22

YouTube promises to give users better control over videos In a surprising move, YouTube revealed plans to offer users more control over their Homepage and Up Next videos. Apparently, three specific changes will be introduced in the coming days, which will allow YouTube users to set their preferences when it comes to what videos appears on their page.For st...
18:39 2019-06-27

Two molecules could give us finer control over CRISPR gene editing Molecules that act like off switches for CRISPR may one day be used as a drug to make gene editing therapies safer and less likely to cause unwanted mutations...
15:52 2019-05-21

Small business owners: Don't give Facebook, Amazon remote control of your customers Online platforms help you build your small business, but if you let them control all of your contacts, they could also control all of your business.        ...
16:52 2019-05-22

Small-business owners: Don't give Facebook, Amazon remote control of your customers Online platforms help you build your small business, but if you let them control all of your contacts, they could also control all of your business.        ...
23:26 2019-05-22

Mulvaney aims to install ally atop legislative affairs which could give him more control of agenda Acting chief of staff Mick Mulvaney is looking to install an ally to become the head of legislative affairs as Shahira Knight departs. If a former Mulvaney associate takes over the office, it could give him more control of President Trump's agenda....
19:52 2019-05-22

Bury stalwart Jill Neville urges Steve Dale to give up control of club in letter • Company co-directed by Alastair Campbell’s son Rory• C & N Sporting Risk say they have been in talks for weeksBury football club appeared to have been handed a narrow reprieve from threatened expulsion out of the EFL late into the night on Friday as owner Steve Dale finally agreed a deal to sell t...
01:13 2019-08-24

India parliament votes to change Kashmir's status, give Delhi more control over contested region India's parliament has voted to reorganize and reclassify the state of Jammu and Kashmir, a far-reaching and highly contentious move that will give the government in New Delhi greater authority over the disputed Muslim-majority region....
23:52 2019-08-06

South American countries denounce decision to give Amazon control of .amazon domain The presidents of Peru, Colombia, Ecuador and Bolivia criticized a recent decision to grant global retailer Amazon the rights to the .amazon domain.Read More...
13:00 2019-05-27

The creators of Star Control have settled their lawsuit against the developer who made Star Control: The creators of Star Control have settled their lawsuit against the developer who made Star Control: Origins, a spiritual successor to the 1990 adventure game. And according to a new blog post by the Star Control devs, the “truly amicable settlement” involves exchanging homemade honey with homemade ...
19:39 2019-06-12

The best bronzers | Sali Hughes The barely perceptible trace of iridescence is just enough to make skin appear healthy and vitalBronzing powder. So misunderstood. Many women at the deeper end of the shade spectrum assume it’s for others, those at the pale end worry it will make them orange, while those anywhere in the middle are f...
09:26 2019-06-08

The best hot hairbrush | Sali Hughes If humidity makes your hair explode in frizz, I have the solutionIf stifling humidity in summer makes your thick, coarse, curly, fine or straight hair explode in frizz, and you can bear to allow a hot hairbrush within 20 feet of it, then I have the solution. Two years after GHD’s Glide heated brush ...
11:26 2019-08-03

Devils select U.S. center Hughes No. 1 overall Center Jack Hughes was the No. 1 overall pick in the NHL Draft on Friday night -- and just the start of a record-setting evening for the United States National Development Team....
08:13 2019-06-22

Doubt him all you want, but Jack Hughes really is that good Dig all you want, but the dirt that comes up on Jack Hughes is clean. The 18-year-old American center who is expected to go No. 1 to the Devils in the first round of the NHL draft Friday in Vancouver has been defined by his poise in the spotlight. He has been considered the most......
07:39 2019-06-20

Top prospects Hughes, Kakko go 1-2 in NHL draft The Devils made record-breaking center Jack Hughes the No. 1 overall pick in the 2019 NHL draft on Friday night. The Rangers took Finnish winger Kaapo Kakko second....
06:52 2019-06-22

The best family sunscreens | Sali Hughes Go affordable, and keep topped upIt’s taken decades for doctors to convince the public that proper sun protection is vital in helping to prevent potentially deadly skin cancers, only for scientists to conclude that in protecting ourselves from the sun, we may also be shunning its health benefits. A ...
09:13 2019-06-22

The best refillable lipsticks | Sali Hughes Finally there are alternatives to single-use plastic lippy containers – albeit mainly at the pricey end of the marketIt doesn’t seem much to ask that, when I finish yet another lipstick, I can simply pop in a new bullet of colour rather than chuck the empty tube into recycling, or to landfill, where...
10:39 2019-07-06

The best new face washes | Sali Hughes I was impressed with a handful of new findsI’m no great fan of face washes, but this summer’s humidity has had even me craving some soapy suds to wash away the crud, if only in the name of research. Cleansing foams remain hugely popular, and I can see clearly how practical and convenient an in-showe...
09:52 2019-08-31

The best poly hydroxy acids | Sali Hughes Worried that liquid exfoliants will irritate or dehydrate your skin? Try PHAs, which are gentler yet effectiveLiquid exfoliants have replaced the formerly pointless middle step in the cleanse-tone-moisturise routine, but I know from your messages that many of you feel frustrated at not being able to...
10:39 2019-08-17

Maxi Hughes in fine form at lightweight Maxi Hughes wins English title eliminator. Andy Whittle reports from ringside The post Maxi Hughes in fine form at lightweight appeared first on Boxing News....
14:52 2019-07-08

My Glastonbury makeup lineup | Sali Hughes I could go barefaced for Glastonbury, but quite enjoy the challenge of looking presentable when at the mercy of the elementsIn a couple of weeks, I’ll be en route to Glastonbury and I’m feeling pretty smug about my streamlined beauty kit. I could go barefaced, but quite enjoy the challenge of lookin...
10:26 2019-06-15

Jack Hughes already showing why many think he’ll be franchise star BUFFALO — All the game tape and all the scouting in the world can show you the skill. But the instant Jack Hughes opens his mouth to talk, like he did with a gaggle of lights and cameras and silly softball questions thrown at him during the NHL Scouting Combine media session on Friday afternoon,......
08:00 2019-06-01

This season’s best hair trends | Sali Hughes Chic hair tricks to steal from the catwalksThere was a time when buying fancy hair accessories was a sign that I was on day 26 of my cycle and shouldn’t be let loose with any more than small change. Now I wonder where I put all the bands, clamps, clips and slides. At Chanel, Prada, Dolce & Gabbana a...
11:26 2019-09-21

Hughes vs. Kakko: No debating what Rangers and Devils will get VANCOUVER, British Columbia — Jack or Kakko? Kakko or Jack? The debate has raged on in earnest for at least the past few months regarding whom the Devils should take with the No. 1 pick in the NHL draft on Friday night, either American center Jack Hughes or Finnish winger Kaapo Kakko. And whichever ...
08:13 2019-06-21

The best sustainable haircare products | Sali Hughes These brands have cut the environmental impact of both product and packaging, without compromising on qualityEach year about 5.5bn plastic bottles are sent to landfill or incinerated in the UK. And while 90% of kitchen packaging is put into recycling, we recycle only about half of our bathroom packa...
10:39 2019-06-29

The best retinols with soothing formulas | Sali Hughes Formulations that comfort the skin and still deliver bright resultsIf a spoonful of sugar makes the medicine go down, a glug of oil makes retinol a whole lot kinder. That this derivative of vitamin A has a significant effect on wrinkles, uneven texture, acne and slackness is beyond dispute; but it’s...
15:39 2019-06-01

The best sunscreens for the most sensitive of skins | Sali Hughes How to keep your face protected, without risking a blotchy breakoutA good friend, whose overuse of harsh skincare in the 90s led to unremitting sensitive skin thereafter, recently told me she had discovered the impossible: an affordable facial sunscreen that didn’t cause her to break out in red, itc...
17:52 2019-05-25

Sali Hughes's 40 best sustainable beauty brands From packaging to ingredients, the Guardian’s beauty editor picks the top brands doing their bit for the planetWhat follows is an imperfect list, a subjective selection of great quality beauty brands trying to do better for the good of the planet. They are not all doing everything; some are better t...
08:13 2019-09-14

Dan Hughes set to resume coaching Seattle Storm NEW YORK (AP) — Seattle Storm coach Dan Hughes is back as the head coach of the team after stepping away for the first month of the season because of cancer. Hughes first game will be Friday against Los Angeles. Seattle plays eight of its next nine games at home. The 64-year-old veteran coach shared...
02:26 2019-06-20

Jack Hughes-P.K. Subban era set to start for Devils It was a huge summer for the Devils, as they were gifted the No. 1-overall pick in the draft and took American center Jack Hughes, then added flamboyant defenseman P.K. Subban in a blockbuster trade the next day. They also signed rugged veteran Wayne Simmonds up-front and executed an impressive trad...
04:52 2019-09-13

The best light coverage for summer | Sali Hughes One might as well have some sun protection, moisture and easy, smeary, fast application as well as a sheer, healthy tintI’m asked in summer for light coverage foundation recommendations and I always think a direct answer sells everyone short. Much better, I think, to get more bang for your buck with...
14:00 2019-08-10

The best face-tanning products | Sali Hughes All compliments, telling me that I looked well, led back to two serumsI write a facial self-tanning column once each year and, during its research, my family and friends will invariably look at my uncharacteristically brown or implausibly orange face and say, “Trying out fake tan, are you?” This yea...
12:26 2019-07-20

Baker's dozen for USA as they set a new World Cup record Holders USA have set a new record for FIFA World Cup finals, for either women or men, by thrashing Thailand 13-0 in their opening match of the 2019 tournament....
03:52 2019-06-12

Austria F3: Hughes wins after Prema drivers collide on last lap Jake Hughes won the second Austria FIA Formula 3 race after on-the-road victor Robert Shwartzman was penalised for hitting fellow Ferrari Formula 1 junior Marcus Armstrong on the last lap...
14:13 2019-06-30

P.K. Subban’s eye-opening confidence in Hughes, Devils’ core P.K. Subban has been through this before. That was something the newest Devil wanted everyone to know during his introductory conference call Sunday afternoon. Barely a day removed from the blockbuster trade that sent him from Nashville to New Jersey in exchange for defensemen Steven Santini and Jer...
02:39 2019-06-24

Shero has a Devil of an NHL Draft decision: Hughes or Kakko New Jersey Devils general manager Ray Shero doesn't mind keeping everyone waiting one more day before revealing whether he will select one of the two top projected prospects — American center Jack Hughes or Finland's Kaapo Kakko — with the first pick in the NHL Draft....
12:52 2019-06-21

The best eye creams for super-sensitive skins | Sali Hughes If you suffer from rosacea, eczema or hay fever, or wear contact lenses, give these special eye moisturisers a goIt’s one of my less popular views on beauty, but I firmly believe the vast majority of us don’t need an eye cream. It’s true that the skin around the eyes has less fatty and muscly scaffo...
16:26 2019-05-21

Jack Hughes’ goal: Join Devils in his first season VANCOUVER, British Columbia — There was no misdirection this time. Instead, Devils general manager Ray Shero did what most thought he was going to do and took American center Jack Hughes with the No. 1-overall pick in the 2019 NHL Draft on Friday night. The most recent time Shero had the top pick wa...
11:39 2019-06-22

Hughes expected "more measured" F3 race in wake of Spa F2 tragedy FIA Formula 3 frontrunner Jake Hughes says he was expecting better driving standards in the series at Spa as its second race followed Anthoine Hubert's fatal crash in Formula 2...
18:39 2019-09-02

The best product-free makeup removers | Sali Hughes Erasers, mitts, reusable pads – it is perfectly possible to cleanse your face of cosmetics without using lotions and potionsCan you sufficiently remove makeup without product? Many cleansing-cloth devotees believe you can. The idea is that a specific fine weave of microfibre, when soaked in plain wa...
10:52 2019-09-07

Devils select US center Hughes with 1st pick in NHL draft VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) — The New Jersey Devils have selected American center Jack Hughes with the first pick in the NHL draft. Hughes is from Orlando, Florida, and becomes the eighth American selected No. 1, and first since 2016, when the Toronto Maple Leafs chose Auston Matthews. The 5-fo...
04:00 2019-06-22

NHL draft: Devils great Ken Daneyko is all-in on Jack Hughes Ken Daneyko is willing to say it — even if Devils GM Ray Shero isn’t just yet. The rugged Devils defenseman turned MSG analyst knows who he’d pick if he were on stage at Rogers Arena in Vancouver on Friday, making the No. 1 pick in the 2019 NHL Draft. “It’s Jack Hughes, without question,”......
07:39 2019-06-20

Howard Hughes considering strategic alternatives, sources tell CNBC The Howard Hughes Corporation, which is an owner, manager, and developer of different types of real estate throughout the U.S., has hired bankers at CenterView to explore strategic alternatives that include a sale of the company, according to people familiar with he situation. CNBC's David Fabe...
20:39 2019-06-27

Devils’ Jack Hughes wows with slick goal It’s been one hell of a week for Jack Hughes. Just 24 hours after signing his first contract, the Devils’ 2019 first-overall NHL draft pick scored a slick goal in front of fans Saturday afternoon during a 4-on-4 developmental camp scrimmage in Newark. The talented American center drove u...
20:00 2019-07-13

Storm beat Sparks 84-62 in coach Hughes’ return EVERETT, Wash. (AP) — Jewell Loyd made a career-high five 3-pointers and scored 23 points and Seattle beat the Los Angeles Sparks 84-62 on Friday night in Storm coach Dan Hughes’ season debut. The 64-year-old coach shared his cancer diagnosis before the season began and underwent surgery to re...
08:26 2019-06-22

Inside ‘the program’ churning out U.S. stars like Jack Hughes BUFFALO — The players just refer to it as “the program,” which makes it sound ominous. But to everyone else it is known as the U.S. Developmental Program, and it has produced its best crop of young hockey players ever this year, led by the presumptive No. 1-overall pick, Jack Hughes. There are five ...
04:00 2019-06-03

Giants have to go all-in with DeAndre Baker, Dexter Lawrence It is not yet getting late early for the Giants. Late, though, arrives soon enough – this Sunday in the home opener against the Bills, to be exact. The Giants getting thrashed by the Cowboys in Arlington is no shock, considering the disparity in where these teams sit in the NFL pecking order. The ho...
20:52 2019-09-09

DeAndre Baker has Giants debut to forget ARLINGTON, Texas — The Giants traded up into the back end of the first round of the NFL draft to get DeAndre Baker, whom they considered to be the best cornerback in the entire draft. Baker’s claim to fame at Georgia: He did not allow a touchdown reception in his final two seasons. Well, it......
11:39 2019-09-09

How Daniel Jones can really stick it to Baker Mayfield Baker Mayfield can use a reminder that there were people who couldn’t believe Browns GM John Dorsey made him the first overall pick of the 2018 NFL Draft instead of Sam Darnold. “I cannot believe the Giants took Daniel Jones,” Mayfield told GQ. “Blows my mind.” OK, kid: Shut him up. Prove Baker Mayf...
05:00 2019-08-21

Baker Mayfield backtracks after Daniel Jones rip-job Baker Mayfield isn’t standing by his words. The brash Browns quarterback is backtracking after GQ published a story with quotes from Mayfield trashing Daniel Jones, saying he couldn’t believe the Giants drafted Jones at No. 6 while criticizing his lack of winning in college. “This ...
01:52 2019-08-21

Troy Baker warns 'you are not ready' for The Last of Us: Part 2 We've been champing at the bit for more news on The Last of Us: Part 2. When will it release? What's the story going to be? Where the heck is Joel? And will the long-awaited sequel be coming to the PS5?While concrete details are still thin on the ground, voice-over veteran Troy Baker (aka ...
19:26 2019-08-06

Hue Jackson keeps Baker Mayfield feud alive Hue Jackson isn’t planning on extending an olive branch, he’s waiting on Baker Mayfield to make the first move. Appearing on CBS Sports Radio, the former Browns coach addressed the rift with his one-time quarterback, which began after Jackson joined the rival Bengals’ staff after being axed by...
04:52 2019-07-25

Browns QB Baker Mayfield gets married in Malibu Cleveland Browns QB Baker Mayfield added another ring to his collection over the weekend when he married Emily Wilkinson in Malibu       ...
04:26 2019-07-08

Giants’ DeAndre Baker can’t hide from struggles DeAndre Baker had spoken with such confidence this past week, days after his indoctrination into the NFL had gone so poorly in Dallas in the season opener. “My confidence is way higher now than going into the first game,’’ the rookie cornerback told The Post’s Paul Schwartz on Wednesday. The truth i...
08:39 2019-09-16

Showalter? Baker? Where Mets could turn if Callaway must go Mickey Callaway is still the Mets’ manager for many reasons. The most important, though, has nothing to do with his likability, wealth of pitching knowledge or even ownership’s distaste for eating around the $1.7 million he is owed through next year. Callaway’s greatest defense is simply, if not him...
00:26 2019-05-22

15 bread baking tools every home baker needs Whether you're new to kneading or ready to mill your own flour, here's the gear you need to bake your best loaf.       ...
10:00 2019-09-12

Giants’ DeAndre Baker can’t wait to show what he actually can do It’s usually the bigger guys, the linemen or the linebackers, who are giddy to put the pads on and get more physical in practice. Yet one of the Giants’ smaller players, rookie cornerback DeAndre Baker, is champing at the bit to get his hands on his teammates. “We want the pads on,” Baker said Thurs...
11:26 2019-06-07

From Ted Hughes to HG Wells: Jeanette Winterson picks the best books about the moon Fifty years since Apollo 11 landed, the novelist shares her favourite books and poems about Earth’s mysterious satelliteThere she is, 239,000 miles from Earth. A lover’s moon, a poet’s moon, a painted moon, made of green cheese, home to the Man in the Moon, visible above the lights of Moscow and Man...
08:00 2019-07-20

Jack Hughes, Devils make it official with three-year contract He’s in the fold. The Devils inked No. 1 overall pick Jack Hughes to an entry-level contract on Friday morning, a three-year pact carrying an annual average value of $3.775 million. The deal carries a $925,000 annual salary with $2.85 million in bonuses, making the pact worth a total of $11.32...
22:39 2019-07-12

Jack Hughes, Kaapo Kakko could fit in well among great No. 1-No. 2 draft duos Jack Hughes and Kaapo Kakko should have great careers and a great rivalry. Which drafts saw their top two players develop into stars?       ...
20:39 2019-06-22

Hype starts now as Jack Hughes, Kaapo Kakko go 1-2 in NHL draft VANCOUVER, British Columbia — It might have gone just as expected, but now the excitement is tangible. The first two picks of the 2019 NHL draft on Friday night played out as so many expected they would. The Devils took American center Jack Hughes with the first-overall pick and the Rangers followed...
04:00 2019-06-22

This Game of Thrones fan remade the ending as an 80s John Hughes film Game of Thrones was an epic ride. For eight seasons, HBO treated viewers to some of the best acting and storytelling on television. It all concluded, with a bang, on Sunday. While we all agree that it was a magical journey to get us to season eight in the first place, it’s here where two camps begin...
04:52 2019-05-23

NHL draft history isn’t totally on Devils and Jack Hughes’ side This reminds me of the John Tavares draft year, when Garth Snow refused to divulge whom the Islanders would select with the first-overall pick — the general manager for some reason attempting to inject drama into the 2009 proceedings even though No. 91 was clearly rated ahead of both Matt Duchene an...
04:39 2019-06-02

Should America pay reparations for slavery? Ta-Nehisi Coates v Coleman Hughes At a congressional hearing on reparations on Tuesday, two black writers offered strikingly different visions of America’s racial legacy. Here is the full text of their testimoniesYesterday, when asked about reparations, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell offered a familiar reply: America should ...
01:39 2019-06-20

Reeve, Hughes, Rizzotti named assistant coaches for Olympics NEW YORK (AP) — The U.S. women’s national basketball team is keeping its coaching staff intact for the Olympics. World Cup assistants Dan Hughes, Cheryl Reeve and Jen Rizzotti will return for the Tokyo Games next summer. The trio helped head coach Dawn Staley guide the U.S. to a gold medal at ...
20:26 2019-06-20

Chris Hughes Worked to Create Facebook. Now, He Is Working to Break It Up. Mr. Hughes has joined two leading academics to argue to government officials that Facebook has engaged in anticompetitive behavior for almost a decade....
07:26 2019-08-01

The best gloop-free body moisturisers for summer | Sali Hughes These products will leave you with perfectly smooth skin – without the ickIt’s rare that I say this but run, don’t walk, to your nearest Boots. If you are someone who is torn between the seasonal expectation of visible, smooth, soft limbs and revulsion at the thought of slathering on rich, gloopy mo...
12:39 2019-07-13

How the CIA and Howard Hughes dug deep to retrieve sunken Soviet ship In March 1968, Soviet submarine K-129 sank 1,560 miles northwest of Hawaii. The sub carried more than 70 crewman, none of whom survived. It also held several 4-megaton nuclear warheads and a slew of Soviet military intelligence. The Soviets spent months looking for it, to no avail. For the United St...
05:26 2019-06-21

Storm coach Dan Hughes ready for emotional game Sunday Seattle coach Dan Hughes knows that his team's upcoming game against Minnesota will be more emotional for him than many other games this season. It's the Storm's annual Breast Health Awareness night....
16:00 2019-08-13

The Latest: Projected top pick Jack Hughes visits Cup Final ST. LOUIS (AP) — The Latest on Game 4 of the Stanley Cup Final (all times local): 5:05 p.m. Projected first overall pick Jack Hughes and a handful of other top NHL prospects visited the St. Louis Blues and Boston Bruins at their morning skates before Game 4 of the Stanley Cup Final. Hughes, potentia...
01:52 2019-06-04

Steve Smith Thought Of Phil Hughes After Being Hit By Archer Bouncer Steve Smith, who suffered a concussion after being hit on the neck by Jofra Archer during the second Ashes Test, thought of the death of Phil Hughes when he was struck....
02:26 2019-08-29

Top pick Jack Hughes skates at New Jersey Devils camp Top draft pick Jack Hughes was a little disappointed on his first night with the New Jersey Devils at their development camp for young players       ...
02:00 2019-07-10

The new foundations by Pat McGrath and Charlotte Tilbury – reviewed | Sali Hughes The world’s two leading makeup artists launch foundations this week – our beauty expert puts them to the testIt’s as close as beauty will ever get to a Blur versus Oasis moment – only with better hair and added air-kissing. This week, the world’s two leading makeup artists, Pat McGrath and Charlotte...
12:00 2019-08-24

The real and polarizing Baker Mayfield is out in full force Baker Mayfield wasn’t going to be the popular poster boy quarterback for long. Mayfield, who is entering his sophomore season in Cleveland, has dropped a flurry of bold soundbites over the few months, most recently in a GQ profile, trashing the Giants for drafting Daniel Jones. “Blows my...
01:52 2019-08-21

Why Baker Mayfield scrambled to ‘reach out’ to Daniel Jones Baker Mayfield went straight to Daniel Jones to defuse the controversy between the two quarterbacks. In his meeting with the media Wednesday, the Browns quarterback reiterated his frustration with how Tuesday’s GQ feature represented his thoughts on the Giants rookie. Mayfield claims that the ...
21:26 2019-08-21

Giants corner DeAndre Baker headed for MRI on knee Our daily practice report from Giants training camp: Something good Saquon Barkley put on a show, catching four passes and flaunting his shiftiness. During 11-on-11 drills, Barkley made Ryan Connelly look silly on a fake toward the sidelines before cutting up the middle. Something bad Cornerback DeA...
23:52 2019-08-11

13-year-old baker matches every sale with donation to homeless He’s baking the world a sweeter place. Michael Platt of Bowie, Maryland, has been whipping up sugary treats since he was 9 years old. Now, at 13, his baking business no longer requires his parents’ financial backing, the Washington Post reports. Michaels Desserts operates on a one-for-on...
18:39 2019-06-27

Machine Gun Kelly (aka Colson Baker) on his BFF Pete Davidson Machine Gun Kelly is not having a good day. When he sits down at the lobby terrace of the Edition Hotel overlooking Times Square, he looks like he’s itching to get right back up and bail. “It’s a dark day today in my f–king head,” says the rapper, who goes by his real name, Colson......
15:52 2019-09-18

Baker Mayfield looks terrible in Browns’ Week 1 disaster CLEVELAND — Maybe Marcus Mariota and the Titans deserved all the hype. Tennessee’s quarterback threw three touchdown passes — one a stunning 75-yarder to big back Derrick Henry — and the Titans rolled to a 43-13 rout Sunday over the Cleveland Browns, who fell flat on their faces in their high...
01:39 2019-09-09

Baker Mayfield trashes Daniel Jones as a loser Baker Mayfield has joined the long list of Daniel Jones haters. The Browns quarterback ripped the Giants’ decision to take Jones with the No. 6 pick in the NFL draft during a recent interview with GQ. Mayfield’s source of contention is that Jones went 17-19 as a three-year starter for Du...
19:00 2019-08-20

Ted Baker profit forecast low after "challenging" start to 2019 Fashion retailer Ted Baker forecast annual underlying profit below the current consensus of analysts' estimates on Tuesday, citing unseasonable weather in North America and a "challenging" start to the year....
10:13 2019-06-11

‘I’m sick of that crap:’ Baker Mayfield rips Texas and its QB Browns quarterback Baker Mayfield, who is the face of the franchise in Cleveland, can’t quite move on from his Oklahoma days and the Red River Rivalry. Mayfield, who won the 2017 Heisman Trophy while with the Sooners, slammed rival Texas and its quarterback, Sam Ehlinger, on Wednesday on Sport...
13:00 2019-06-20

DeAndre Baker injury news gets worse for Giants The Giants’ streak of injuries continued Sunday when first-round pick DeAndre Baker “felt something” in his knee during individual warm-ups at practice. He didn’t participate in team drills and had an MRI exam. While there was no official announcement, the rookie reportedly sprained his left knee. H...
11:00 2019-08-12

DeAndre Baker already facing resiliency test after torching Playing cornerback in the NFL is a bit counterintuitive — you have to study, study, study, retain all sorts of information, then instantly forget what happened from one play to the next, from one game to the next. DeAndre Baker in his first game for the Giants was more bad than good and the entire.....
08:26 2019-09-12

Facebook Co-Founder Chris Hughes Wants $26 Million for Greenwich Village Townhouse Hughes and his husband Sean Eldridge are selling the 6,000-square-foot property to move into a new home with their expanding family, their agent says....
11:39 2019-08-28

Howard Hughes Corp. $751M project to be completed before corporate sale Although the publicly traded Howard Hughes Corp. is testing the waters for a possible corporate sale, the offering is unlikely to have any impact on its nearly finished South Street Seaport redevelopment. The $751 million project is on track to be completed well before any possible sale of the large...
06:26 2019-07-02

Binge TV: a lovely sugar rush, but ultimately unsatisfying | Sarah Hughes Viewers who watch all episodes of their favourite shows at one sitting are missing out on something more rewardingHow do you watch TV? All in one gulp or paced out slowly in weekly increments? This week a Radio Times survey suggested that the latter method is falling out of fashion, with 80% of resp...
16:00 2019-06-13

Makeup for children isn’t harmful – but the assumptions adults make about it can be | Sali Hughes A ‘back to school’ makeup workshop was ill-advised, but cosmetics can be a source of joy and creativity for childrenJohn Lewis and Mac Cosmetics have come under fire for advertising a “back to school” makeup masterclass on Facebook, in which school-age pupils were promised tips on achieving good-loo...
17:26 2019-08-08

Devils’ mind seen as made up on Jack Hughes-Kaapo Kakko pick BUFFALO — Yes, the World Championships did make some people think twice. The terrific performance from Finland’s Kaapo Kakko did make some people doubt who the Devils might take with the No. 1-overall selection in the draft — and therefore, who the Rangers might get with No. 2. But as the NHL Combin...
08:00 2019-06-01

Baker Mayfield signs autographs for every soldier at Browns camp An autograph session was supposed to be done at Browns training camp, and the team called quarterback Baker Mayfield off the field. Mayfield wasn’t going anywhere, however. Although he was allowed to leave, Mayfield stuck around to snap selfies and sign autographs for every single soldier in attenda...
20:00 2019-08-07

Baker Mayfield kicking off huge Browns season with wedding Baker Mayfield may need a different kind of playbook to prep for one of the biggest moments of his life. The Browns quarterback, who is gearing up for his sophomore NFL season, is set to marry fiancée Emily Wilkinson in July, about a year after announcing their engagement. “Two weeks from toda...
23:52 2019-06-27

Baker Mayfield crushes beer at Cleveland Indians game NFL players have spent the offseason showing off their beer-chugging abilities and on Saturday, it appeared that Cleveland Browns quarterback Baker Mayfield outshined everyone....
18:39 2019-08-05

'Annoying little brother' Baker Mayfield once aspired to be like his Browns backup Garrett Gilbert was the "rock star" QB in high school and Mayfield the "fat 12-year-old" who was never afraid to clap back at his idol. Now they share the Browns' QB room....
15:13 2019-08-18

Baker Mayfield Shotgunned A Beer And Inspired A Five-Run Cleveland Rally Through 4.5 innings, the Indians had not done jack shit against the Angels on Saturday. Needing to find something that would get the home crowd excited for some 0-0 baseball, the camera operators in Cleveland panned to Browns quarterback Baker Mayfield in the hopes he would do something entertainin...
20:26 2019-08-04

Baker confuses request for ‘Moana’ birthday cake with ‘marijuana’ A confused birthday girl got a cake with a marijuana theme instead of her favorite Disney character, Moana. Kensli Davis’ mom had asked the Atlanta, Georgia, bakery staff to decorate it with images of the Hawaiian princess — but they misheard. She ended up blowing out the candles on a cake emb...
18:00 2019-07-10

New York Giants rookie Deandre Baker surprises mom with Bentley New York Giants first-round pick Deandre Baker used some of the money he received when he signed his rookie contract with the team on a lavish gift for his mother....
21:26 2019-06-28

Baker Mayfield’s blunt leadership is causing Browns problems Trouble in paradise. Several Browns players confronted Baker Mayfield and voiced their displeasure with the second-year quarterback after he criticized Duke Johnson’s trade demands earlier this month, according to NFL.com. Mayfield and his teammates hashed out their differences in a private meeting....
17:39 2019-06-14

Hannah Baker, Is That You? See 13 Reasons Why's Katherine Langford In Her New Cursed Role Hannah Baker who? Katherine Langford is shedding her 13 Reasons Why persona with...a sword and some magic. Netflix released the first image of Langford in Cursed, the streaming......
16:26 2019-06-03

Baker Mayfield’s beer-chugging stunt gets Cleveland crowd going Baker Mayfield gave Cleveland fans plenty to cheer about on Saturday night. While watching the Indians take on the Los Angeles Angels at home, the Browns quarterback was spotted in the stands and later appeared on the Progressive Field jumbotron chugging a beer. The second-year quarterback later sho...
20:52 2019-08-04

Baker Mayfield seems bothered by Duke Johnson’s trade demand It’s not all sunshine and smiles at Browns minicamp. The influx of talent has left running back Duke Johnson unhappy, as he sees a lack of touches coming his way this 2019 season. Johnson has demanded a trade, which seems to have annoyed starting quarterback Baker Mayfield. “It’s s...
22:39 2019-06-05

Transfers: Lewis Baker joins British exodus to Bundesliga Hot on the heels of Ethan Ampadu's move to RB Leipzig, another Chelsea playerhas swapped Premier League for Bundesliga. Lewis Baker's loan deal with Fortuna Düsseldorf brings yet another young Brit to Germany....
16:13 2019-07-24

Baker Mayfield honors Saquon Barkley’s quads after lost bet Baker Mayfield is a man of his word. After losing out on the Offensive Rookie of the Year to Giants running back Saquon Barkley, the Browns quarterback gifted his pal and fellow former first-round pick a diamond pendant that paid tribute to Barkley’s most valuable assets: his quads. “Pai...
20:01 2019-06-22

Leading man: QB Baker Mayfield brings hope, hype to Browns The service elevator door slides open and Baker Mayfield politely waits for his wife, Emily, to exit and then follows her down a hallway into the downtown hotel's restaurant....
09:13 2019-09-05

Real-Estate Developer Howard Hughes Hires Adviser to Explore Possible Sale Howard Hughes Corp. is exploring strategic options including a possible sale of the company, a move that comes as the real-estate developer has received a chilly reception from Wall Street....
02:26 2019-06-28

2019 N.H.L. Draft: Devils Take Jack Hughes at No. 1, and the Rangers Pick Kaapo Kakko The first pick was no surprise. Hughes, 18, has topped draft lists all year and was named the top North American prospect by N.H.L. Central Scouting....
02:52 2019-06-22

Steve Smith: I thought of Phillip Hughes after Jofra Archer bouncer struck me Steve Smith returns to action on Thursday and has revealed that his first thought when struck by Jofra Archer at Lord's was the death of his friend and team-mate Phillip Hughes five years ago....
13:39 2019-08-28

Majority of US women think this tax is sexist Three in four women think the tampon tax should be eradicated, according to new research. A study of 2,000 women who have had periods examined the taboos and lack of communication surrounding menstruation and found that 67 percent think taxing feminine products is a form of sexism. Unfortunately, wh...
01:13 2019-05-29

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

Daniel Jones’ calm response to Baker Mayfield is a Giants dream What did you expect, for Daniel Jones to come out and grab his crotch or race into the field house carrying a Giants’ flag and plant it in defiance at the 50-yard line? Daniel Jones is not Baker Mayfield and the Giants are thankful for that, as it is clear this particular franchise prefers its......
01:52 2019-08-21

Watch: Browns' Baker Mayfield sharp on quick TD drive against Redskins Cleveland Browns quarterback Baker Mayfield threw a dime touchdown pass to Rashard Higgins and led his team on a 2:13 scoring drive to open up a preseason victory against the Washington Redskins....
02:26 2019-08-10

The Last of Us 2 Release Date Update: Troy Baker drops major PS4 news once again Troy Baker has been talking about The Last of Us Part 2 at Manchester Comic-Con. And what he’s had to say about the upcoming sequel is pretty exciting....
13:39 2019-08-04

Saquon Barkley peacemaker in Baker Mayfield-Daniel Jones flap CINCINNATI — Saquon Barkley played peacemaker this week, as Baker Mayfield reached out to him to help smooth over the comments the Browns quarterback made to GQ magazine that sure made it sound as if Mayfield feels Daniel Jones is not a winner and was drafted too high by the Giants. “Baker reached o...
10:00 2019-08-23

Baker Mayfield not afraid to test Odell Beckham love affair Like all functioning relationships, Baker Mayfield knows communication is key when it comes to the Browns’ offense. On Wednesday, the second-year quarterback addressed an incident that took place over the weekend, in which he yelled at the wide receivers for not working back to him as he scram...
18:26 2019-08-01

Add Baker Mayfield To The List Of People Who Think It Was Dumb To Draft Daniel Jones At this point you are not exactly going out on a limb when you say it was stupid for the New York Giants to draft Daniel Jones. Everybody is already saying this, and will likely continue to say it up until the point Jones throws a bunch of touchdowns and leads the Giants to the playoffs. With that i...
08:39 2019-08-21

Baker Mayfield on the Haters, that Ohio State Flag Apology, and Winning He may not look like the NFL's scariest young quarterback, but that's what Baker Mayfield has become. In this interview with GQ, he talks about his boundless confidence and how his grandma handled one R-rated Mayfield move....
09:52 2019-08-21

Browns QB Baker Mayfield shotguns beer at Cleveland Indians game Cleveland Browns quarterback Baker Mayfield fired up the crowd by "shotgunning" a beer during the Indians' game against the Angels.       ...
09:13 2019-08-04

Week 1 takeaways: Baker Mayfield, Browns off to picture-perfect start Baker Mayfield and the Browns lived up to the offseason hype on their first series. It was all part of the big takeaways from the opening week of the 2019 NFL preseason....
11:13 2019-08-09

Texas’ Sam Ehlinger brushes off Baker Mayfield, Terry Bradshaw jabs Sam Ehlinger knows the noise is there, because it would be impossible not to. Baker Mayfield calling him out, Terry Bradshaw soon following. The inevitable hype building over Texas, the inevitable questions swirling around him. He doesn’t seem to care. “We’re confident, hungry,R...
23:13 2019-07-17

Baker Mayfield’s defense of Odell Beckham tears down Giants and their fans As if Odell Beckham Jr. can’t talk himself into enough controversies. Baker Mayfield offered a defense of Beckham during an in-depth ESPN piece on the Browns quarterback, and in doing so, appeared to take a dig at the Giants franchise as well as their loyal fans. “He’s here to work, and he wan...
23:13 2019-07-17

Daniel Jones, Giants respond to Baker Mayfield's criticism Giants rookie quarterback Daniel Jones addresses comments about him from Browns quarterback Baker Mayfield to GQ Magazine.       ...
16:13 2019-08-21

Baker Mayfield bashes Giants fans in defense of Odell Beckham Jr. Cleveland Browns quarterback Baker Mayfield threw shade at New York Giants fans as he came to the defense of his new teammate Odell Beckham Jr.       ...
20:26 2019-07-18

New York Jets' Jamal Adams rips NFL after fine for hit on Baker Mayfield New York Jets safety Jamal Adams ripped the NFL on social media after he was fined for a hit he put on Cleveland Browns quarterback Baker Mayfield in the team’s loss Monday night....
19:39 2019-09-19

UPDATE 2-Howard Hughes Corp hires Centerview to explore options, including sale Howard Hughes Corp has hired Centerview Partners to explore strategic alternatives that include a sale of the company, the real estate developer said on Thursday....
21:39 2019-06-27

The majority of us are considered ‘zombie eaters’ Move over ‘The Walking Dead’, Americans are the real ‘zombie eaters’, according to new research. A poll of 2,000 Americans examined their eating and snacking habits, discovering that the majority (88 percent) are ‘zombie eaters’ – admitting to looking at screens while eating, from their TVs to their...
08:52 2019-07-24

Majority of vacationers would rather have no air conditioning than no internet Americans would rather endure such vacation travesties as lost luggage or food poisoning, rather than go without internet while on vacation. Almost half of respondents (49 percent) said that no internet access would qualify as a vacation disaster ‒ just think, no streaming TV, music or movies. Lost ...
00:00 2019-08-13

UPDATE 2-Ted Baker shares sink after warning of 'extremely difficult' start to year Fashion retailer Ted Baker sank deeper into trouble on Tuesday after it warned that underlying profit for the year would likely be at least 10 million pounds below analysts' estimates after an "extremely difficult" start to 2019....
10:13 2019-06-11

2 Live Crew's Uncle Luke comes after Baker Mayfield over Duke Johnson remarks Cleveland Browns quarterback Baker Mayfield appeared to criticize Duke Johnson last week over the running back’s request for a trade from the team, but his remarks appeared to have irked the husband of Johnson’s agent....
02:39 2019-06-12

Baker Mayfield trashes New York Giants fans in defense of Odell Beckham Jr Cleveland Browns quarterback Baker Mayfield has become one of the most outspoken NFL players in less than two full seasons in the league and took down New York Giants fans in a recent interview....
20:00 2019-07-18

Giants hopeful DeAndre Baker returns amid knee injury scare Eight days later, DeAndre Baker was back on the practice field. The rookie cornerback, who survived an ACL scare, returned to take part in individual drills, though he was held out of team drills. “I feel good,” he said Monday. “It was very important to get out there, move around again, do some indi...
06:39 2019-08-20

New Jersey Devils select U.S. National Development Team center Jack Hughes with No. 1 pick in NHL draft VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) — New Jersey Devils select U.S. National Development Team center Jack Hughes with No. 1 pick in NHL draft. The post New Jersey Devils select U.S. National Development Team center Jack Hughes with No. 1 pick in NHL draft appeared first on LEX18.com....
04:00 2019-06-22

Pence: Trump committed seeing 2020 GOP majority Vice President Mike Pence delivers remarks at the 2019 House Republican Conference Member Retreat Friday, where he said he and President Donald Trump are committed to seeing a Republican majority return to Congress in 2020. (Sept. 13)        ...
22:00 2019-09-13

Lib Dems win key by-election as Johnson's working majority is cut to one The Liberal Democrats have won the Brecon and Radnorshire by-election - meaning Boris Johnson's working majority in parliament has now fallen to just one....
16:52 2019-08-02

KKR to take majority stake in NVC Lighting's China business KKR & Co Inc said on Sunday it would take a majority stake in NVC Lighting Holding Limited's China Lighting Business for a total equity value of about $794 million. NVC Lighting will continue to own 30% of the China Lighting Business and receive a cash consideration through the joint venture with KK...
01:52 2019-08-12

UK PM fails to win majority needed for early vote British Prime Minister Boris Johnson on Wednesday failed to win sufficient parliamentary support for his call for an early election. (Sept. 4)        ...
08:26 2019-09-05

CORRECTED-UPDATE 2-At AIG, $21 mln pay package for CEO gets slim majority American International Group Inc said shareholders approved a $21 million pay package for Chief Executive Officer Brian Duperreault by only a narrow margin during the company's annual meeting on Tuesday....
01:39 2019-05-22

Majority of House Dems now support 'Medicare-for-all' The single-payer health care plan known as "Medicare-for-all" now enjoys support from more than half of Democrats in the House of Representatives, with top-ranking Rep. Hakeem Jeffries, D-N.Y., adding his name to the list of co-sponsors....
18:00 2019-09-09

Majority of Americans agree this makes sex more satisfying Despite the complications, stresses and distractions of modern life, a majority of Americans feel their sex life is in good shape, according to new research. A poll of 2,000 sexually active Americans saw as many as 92 percent say they feel at least satisfied overall with the quality of their sex liv...
00:00 2019-06-15

Majority of New Yorkers back use of recreational marijuana A majority of New York voters back the legalization of the recreational use of marijuana in the state even as lawmakers continue to grapple with the issue, a new survey released Monday reveals. The Siena College poll found that 55 percent of voters back the legalization while 40 percent were opposed...
13:52 2019-06-10

4 Your Health: Majority of adults may soon be screened for hepatitis C Taking the glass half full approach to life could help you live longer, according to a new Boston University study of more than 70,000 adults. The study showed the most optimistic people were 50 to 70 percent more likely to reach 85-years-old than their less positive peers. Experts say optimistic pe...
05:26 2019-08-28

Ukraine's president party on course to win majority in new parliament Ukraine's presidential party Servant of the People was on course to win a parliamentary majority at 0615 GMT when more than 40 percent of votes had been counted, according to data from the election commission....
10:13 2019-07-22

Gun shock: Majority support ‘mandatory buyback’ of AR-15s A new survey appears to support Democratic presidential candidate Beto O’Rourke’s push for a mandatory buyback of semi-automatic weapons such as AR-15s and AK-47s, among the most popular guns in the world....
00:52 2019-09-21

Biden: AOC and allies don’t represent 'the majority,' Pelosi 'knows what she’s doing' Former Vice President Joe Biden praised freshman Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez and three other far-left first-term Democratic congresswomen who’ve tangled with House Speaker Nancy Pelosi for “pushing the edges.” But in an interview with MSNBC, the front-runner right now in the race for the Democrati...
19:13 2019-07-16

Mike Tannenbaum talks Jets’ Adam Gase hire, Baker Mayfield and Rex Ryan ESPN analyst and former Jets GM and Dolphins executive Mike Tannenbaum talks with The Post’s Justin Terranova about preparing for Sam Darnold, Adam Gase’s qualities and his relationship with Rex Ryan. Q: You hired Adam Gase with the Dolphins. Did you like the Jets’ decision to bring him in? A: It ma...
18:52 2019-08-09

Ex-Oklahoma star Baker Mayfield revs up Red River Rivalry, rips Texas quarterback Just because Cleveland Browns star Baker Mayfield is a full year removed from taking snaps as Oklahoma Sooners quarterback doesn’t mean he still can’t add to the school’s rivalry with Texas....
00:52 2019-06-21

'Blows my mind': Cleveland's Baker Mayfield drags Giants for Daniel Jones pick Outspoken quarterback trashes Giants’ lofty selection of JonesJones expected to begin season on bench behind Eli ManningBaker Mayfield offered his usual no-holds barred opinion when discussing the Giants drafting of Daniel Jones, telling GQ he “can’t believe” New York selected the Duke quarterback s...
19:52 2019-08-20

Giants sign Dexter Lawrence, DeAndre Baker, await top pick Daniel Jones The Giants are slowly but surely getting contracts finalized with their 2019 draft class, which was a large one, with 10 players taken this year. On Friday, they signed two of their three first-round picks, securing defensive tackle Dexter Lawrence and cornerback DeAndre Baker. The only unsigned dra...
04:13 2019-06-15

Cleveland Browns' Baker Mayfield stays late to sign autographs for military members Cleveland Browns quarterback Baker Mayfield seems to be gaining more fans each and every day and his gesture to members of the military on Tuesday showed why....
15:00 2019-08-08

The majority of consumers are wildly wrong about what it takes to get a mortgage The majority of consumers think it is much harder to qualify for a home loan than it actually is, according to a recent Fannie Mae survey of more than 3,000 people....
19:26 2019-06-11

Honesty is majority policy in lost wallet experiment Public more likely to return wallet containing larger sum of money, global study findsHere’s a moral dilemma: if you find a wallet stuffed with bank notes, do you pocket the cash or track down the owner to return it? We can each speak for ourselves, but now a team of economists have put the unsuspec...
21:13 2019-06-20

Esparza edges past Grasso for majority decision Carla Esparza fought out of a tight armbar and survived several late pushes from Alexa Grasso in a wildly entertaining co-main event at UFC Fight Night: Rodriguez vs. Stephens....
06:26 2019-09-22

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

College-Educated Women Are the Workplace Majority, but Still Don’t Get Their Share Women in the U.S. have earned more degrees for decades, but it wasn’t until this year that they edged out college-educated men in the work force. Though they still make a lot less money....
23:13 2019-07-02

CBOE Makes Majority Investment In Vest Financial CHICAGO and HOLLYWOOD, Fla., Jan. 25, 2016/ PRNewswire/-- CBOE Holdings, Inc. and The Vest Financial Group Inc. announced today at the Inside ETFs Conference that CBOE has made a majority equity investment in Vest, an investment advisor that provides options-centric products. Previous investors in V...
23:26 2019-05-21

Majority of Americans get down and dirty to this type of music when cleaning A survey of 2,000 Americans found that 66 percent listen to music while they clean -- with top genres found to be hip-hop/rap (58 percent), blues (51 percent) and rock (47 percent)....
20:39 2019-09-05

| WATCH: Huawei laying off majority of US unit - source FutureWei Technologies, the US research arm of China’s Huawei, began laying off workers on Monday, according to employees including one who spoke to Reuters as he left the company’s Silicon Valley campus....
00:26 2019-08-04

India PM Modi's party set to win thumping majority in election Prime Minister Narendra Modi's party was set for a historic victory as India on Thursday counted hundreds of millions of votes from its general election....
10:26 2019-05-23

Majority of Americans say they won't donate to 2020 presidential campaigns Political polarization is spurring voter engagement and more small-dollar donors for 2020 presidential campaigns. But the majority of Americans have not donated or have no plans to donate money to candidates, according to the CNBC and Acorns survey....
14:39 2019-07-01

Netanyahu, rightist allies appear to fall short of majority Partial results in Israel’s national election indicate that Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has fallen fell short of securing a parliamentary majority with his religious and nationalist allies in national elections...
08:26 2019-09-18

Majority of parents think children’s summer vacation is too long If you’re relieved the kids are back in school, then you’re not alone: Sixty-seven percent of parents think children’s summer vacation is too long. A new study of 2,000 American parents with school-aged children found that, by the time summer ends, 57 percent are left wishing for a weekend alone wit...
08:26 2019-09-18

Israel's Netanyahu fails to win majority in close election Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu failed to win a ruling majority in an election that produced a virtual tie between his right-wing bloc and a center-left grouping that would be led by former military chief Benny Gantz....
17:52 2019-09-18

Factbox: House Democrats edge toward pro-impeachment majority Nearly a majority of Democratic lawmakers in the 435-member U.S. House of Representatives have now said they support starting impeachment proceedings against Republican President Donald Trump....
19:52 2019-08-01

Majority of Americans think the government is hiding info about UFOs In a Gallup poll released Friday, 68 percent of respondents said the government knows more than it's saying about UFOs in the wake of a plan to "Storm Area 51" in Nevada....
07:13 2019-09-11

Majority of Britons support 'Brexit by any means': poll A majority of Britons believe Prime Minister Boris Johnson must take Britain out of the European Union "by any means", even if that involves suspending parliament, an opinion poll conducted for the Daily Telegraph said on Monday....
11:13 2019-08-13

Majority of House Democrats now support impeachment inquiry The impeachment dam has broken.More than half of House Democrats say they would vote to launch impeachment proceedings against President Donald Trump, a crucial threshold that backers say will require Speaker Nancy Pelosi to reconsider her steadfast opposition.Though Pelosi has given no indication t...
16:01 2019-08-01

US, Venezuela opposition majority renew support for Guaidó Venezuela’s opposition-led congress has again thrown its support behind Juan Guaidó, saying he’ll serve as the crisis-wracked nation’s interim president until they’ve ended Nicolás Maduro’s grip on power...
02:00 2019-09-18

House Majority Whip Jim Clyburn's wife dies at 80 Emily England Clyburn, wife of House Majority Whip Jim Clyburn, passed away on Thursday. She was 80 years old.Emily Clyburn — known as "Dr. Em" to many — was an esteemed librarian and political activist who played a key role in her husband's political career. The House will adjourn on Monday so lawm...
23:39 2019-09-19

Majority of victims in Kyoto Animation fire were women Twenty of the 33 victims of the Kyoto Animation fire were women. Witness accounts and reports suggested the larcenist had a grudge against the studio.        ...
20:13 2019-07-19

Aiming For Two-Third Majority In Bengal Polls: BJP's Kailash Vijayvargiya Buoyed by major gains in Lok Sabha polls in West Bengal, the BJP is aiming for more than two-third majority in the state assembly elections due in 2021 and is even prepared for early polls in the......
20:01 2019-05-28

Italy's president gives parties to Tuesday to build majority President Sergio Mattarella on Thursday gave Italy's bickering parties five days to clinch a deal to resolve a political crisis and avoid a snap election....
00:00 2019-08-23

Goldman Pursues Majority Stake in Its China Venture Goldman Sachs has applied with Chinese regulators to take a majority stake in an investment-banking joint venture, the most recent move by a foreign company to tap the nation’s vast financial sector....
10:39 2019-08-21

Goldman Pursues Majority Stake in Chinese Venture Goldman Sachs has applied with Chinese regulators to take a majority stake in an investment-banking joint venture, the most recent move by a foreign company to tap the nation’s vast financial sector....
22:39 2019-08-21

Portugal poll suggests PM would win majority in October 6 election Portugal's ruling Socialists have extended their big lead in an opinion poll five weeks before an Oct. 6 parliamentary election, the latest edition of the survey showed on Saturday, suggesting Prime Minister Antonio Costa could win his first full majority....
17:52 2019-08-31

Party of Ukraine's president can win parliamentary majority: poll The new party set up by Ukraine's President Volodymyr Zelenskiy, who took office last month, could win a majority in a parliamentary election due on July 21, an opinion poll showed on Friday....
11:13 2019-06-14

Johnson could sacrifice majority by withdrawing whip from rebel MPs Rebel Tories face deselection over Brexit, as PM abruptly cancels meeting with group including ex-ministersBoris Johnson is prepared to blow up his own parliamentary majority and withdraw the whip from dozens of Conservative MPs if they back plans to stop no-deal Brexit, Tory whips have warned poten...
06:26 2019-09-02

Ukraine president’s party gets solid parliament majority Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskiy’s party has won a commanding majority of seats in the national parliament election, near-complete results showed Tuesday...
21:39 2019-07-23

Brooklyn is home to the vast majority of US baby boomers Brooklyn sure is booming — not with hipsters, but with baby boomers. A new study of US ZIP codes with the biggest populations of baby boomers found that eight of the top 15 areas across the country are right in Kings County. Using census data to determine the number of residents born between 1948 an...
05:26 2019-06-13

"BJP Got Majority In Polls For Construction Of Ram Temple": Shiv Sena Rajya Sabha MP and Shiv Sena leader Sanjay Raut on Saturday said that the Ram temple would be constructed in Ayodhya under the leadership of Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Chief Minister Yogi......
04:26 2019-06-16

The majority of Millennials eat a plant-based or other special diet 7 percent of millennials subscribe to a plant-based, Keto, vegan or other special diet, and food is very central in their everyday lives.        ...
15:39 2019-08-28

Japanese PM Abe's ruling coalition keeps majority in low-turnout election Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's ruling coalition is projected to maintain its majority in Japan's upper house of parliament, according to exit polls shortly after voting closed Sunday evening....
17:39 2019-07-21

How Boris Johnson Lost His Legislative Majority, And What It Means When Britain's Parliament convened for the first time following a summer recess Tuesday, Prime Minister Boris Johnson had a working majority of one. Roughly eight hours later, it was gone - making the......
10:00 2019-09-05

Sudan: Civilian-majority ruling council sworn in General Abdel Fattah al-Burhan has been announced as the head of the new council. While many citizens welcome the progress towards democracy, a group of lawyers has petitioned for reunification with South Sudan....
21:26 2019-08-21

Boris Johnson loses majority in UK Parliament after MP defects British Prime Minister Boris Johnson has lost his working majority after a Conservative Party lawmaker defected to another party amid the Brexit crisis....
19:13 2019-09-03

New York Giants RB Saquon Barkley helps Browns QB Baker Mayfield connect with Daniel Jones New York Giants RB Saquon Barkley helped Browns QB Baker Mayfield explain his comments to rookie Giants QB Daniel Jones.       ...
20:26 2019-08-23

Cleveland Browns' Baker Mayfield takes unwarranted shot at New York Giants, Daniel Jones Cleveland Browns quarterback Baker Mayfield is one of the most electrifying players in the NFL and is ready to make his mark after a historic rookie season....
20:39 2019-08-20

Guatemala ex-first lady Torres short of majority in first-round vote Guatemala's presidential election was headed for a runoff as results on Monday gave center-left candidate Sandra Torres a clear lead but far short of the outright majority needed to avoid a second round against a conservative rival....
21:00 2019-06-17

JPMorgan set for historic majority stake in China funds JV: sources JPMorgan was on Friday poised to become the first foreign company to hold a majority stake in a Chinese mutual fund business, two sources said, setting a precedent that one analyst said would trigger a wave of similar transactions....
21:13 2019-08-02

BC Partners close to buying majority stake in Garda World - WSJ Private equity firm BC Partners is nearing a deal to buy a majority stake in Canada-based security services company Garda World Security Corp, the Wall Street Journal reported on Tuesday....
07:52 2019-07-23

Majority of voters think Boris Johnson would make bad PM - polling expert Antipathy among many voters towards favourite may harm his Tory leadership chancesMany voters have a “distinct antipathy” towards Boris Johnson, which could hamper his chances of winning a future general election even if he delivered Brexit, the Conservative peer and polling expert Robert Hayward ha...
20:13 2019-06-05

Majority of House Democrats favor starting impeachment proceedings A majority of Democrats in the U.S. House of Representatives now favor launching impeachment proceedings against Republican President Donald Trump, after a California lawmaker on Friday became the 118th Democrat to call for the process to begin....
00:13 2019-08-03

Shinzo Abe On Course To Retain Majority In Japan Upper House Election Japanese voters cast ballots Sunday in an upper house election, with Shinzo Abe's ruling bloc looking to protect its majority and keep on track plans to amend the country's pacifist constitution....
16:00 2019-07-21

ArisGlobal Sells Majority Stake to Europe's Nordic Capital European buyout firm Nordic Capital has agreed to acquire a majority stake of U.S.-based ArisGlobal, in a deal that values the life-sciences software company at $700 million including debt....
22:52 2019-06-16

Fox Corp. Strikes Deal to Buy Majority Stake in Credible Labs Fox Corp. has struck a deal to buy a majority stake in Credible Labs Inc., a marketplace for consumer-lending information, for $265 million, the company said Sunday afternoon....
17:39 2019-08-05

Reliance to Buy Majority Stake in Shopping Tech Startup Fynd Mukesh Ambani-led Reliance Industries' subsidiary Reliance Industrial Investments and Holdings Ltd (RIIHL) is investing Rs 295.25 crores in Mumbai-based Fynd....
12:26 2019-08-05

Chicago investment firm takes majority stake in Whataburger SAN ANTONIO (AP) — An investment firm has purchased a majority stake in Whataburger as the Texas-based fast-food company seeks to expand in an increasingly competitive market. Whataburger announced Friday that the purchase by Chicago-based BDT Capital Partners should be finalized by the end of the s...
20:39 2019-06-14

| Australia's conservatives secure majority government, projections show Australia's ruling conservative coalition is set to secure a governing majority in its shock election victory over the centre-left Labor Party, the national broadcaster ABC projected....
17:39 2019-05-21

Ukraine hands President Zelenskiy's party a majority: polls Servant of the People — a new political party created by President Volodymyr Zelenskiy — has gained nearly half the vote in Sunday's parliamentary election. Experts say his party could "achieve a dominating position."...
01:39 2019-07-22

| Ethiopia proposes civilian-majority ruling body for Sudan Sudanese protest leaders have said that an Ethiopian envoy mediating with the ruling generals has proposed forming a civilian-majority governing body for a political transition in Sudan....
08:52 2019-06-23

JPMorgan confirms winning bid to take majority stake in China fund JV JPMorgan confirmed it had won an auction to hold a majority equity stake in its Chinese asset management joint venture (JV), becoming the first foreign firm to move closer to taking control of an onshore funds business under new rules....
07:13 2019-08-06

Japan’s ruling coalition secures upper house majority Prime Minister Shinzo Abe’s ruling coalition has secured a majority in Japan’s upper house of parliament in elections, according to vote counts by public television and other media...
17:01 2019-07-21

Majority Of US House Democrats Favour Starting Impeachment Proceedings A majority of Democrats in the US House of Representatives now favour launching impeachment proceedings against Republican President Donald Trump, after a California lawmaker on Friday became the......
01:13 2019-08-03

JPMorgan set for historic majority stake in China funds JV -sources JPMorgan was on Friday poised to become the first foreign company to hold a majority stake in a Chinese mutual fund business, two sources said, setting a precedent that one analyst said would trigger a wave of similar transactions....
18:39 2019-08-02

Factbox: Majority of House Democrats support Trump impeachment A majority of Democratic lawmakers in the 435-member U.S. House of Representatives have now said they support starting impeachment proceedings against Republican President Donald Trump....
20:52 2019-09-12

Shinzo Abe's Ruling Bloc On Course To Win Majority In Japan Polls: Report Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's ruling coalition is on course to grab a solid majority in Japan's upper house elections this month and cement his premiership, local media reported on Saturday....
16:52 2019-07-06

Majority of Canadians want change in Ottawa, 37% say they’d vote Conservative: Ipsos The Ipsos poll showed Conservative leader Andrew Scheer picking up the approval of 36 per cent of respondents, compared to Justin Trudeau's 32 per cent....
13:13 2019-07-17

Pro net neutrality advocates take on US Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell Most Americans -- Democrats and Republicans alike -- want the return of net neutrality, but Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell won't give the Save the Internet Act its day in the US Senate....
22:26 2019-06-11

UK PM Boris Johnson Loses Majority As MP Joins Liberal Democrats British Prime Minister Boris Johnson lost his working parliamentary majority ahead of a crucial Brexit vote on Tuesday after Conservative MP Phillip Lee defected to the pro-EU Liberal Democrats....
20:39 2019-09-03

Majority of Democrats on House Judiciary Committee now back impeachment The majority of Democrats on the House Judiciary Committee now publicly support opening an impeachment inquiry, according to a review of recent statements by the committee's 24 Democrats.Rep. Eric Swalwell's embracement of calls for an impeachment inquiry of President Donald Trump on Thursday morni...
22:39 2019-06-13

Majority Reeling Under Poverty, And PM Modi Talking About Cake: Mayawati Hitting out at Prime Minister Narendra Modi for his "size of the cake matters" remark, BSP chief Mayawati said Sunday the PM is talking about cake for people when a majority of them is reeling under......
05:52 2019-07-08

Majority Of Opinions Worked Against Jaspal Rana: Bhaichung Bhutia Bhaichung Bhutia was part of the 12-member committee that conducted meetings over two days in New Delhi to recommend names for the Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna, Arjuna Awards, Dronacharya Awards and......
01:39 2019-08-19

Boris Johnson loses majority in House of Commons after defection British Prime Minister Boris Johnson lost his majority in the House of Commons Tuesday after a member of the Conservative Party defected in protest of the prime minister's plan to leave the European Union without a deal....
23:00 2019-09-03

Havas Acquires Majority of Battery, Ad Agency Known for Netflix Work Havas has acquired 51% of Battery, a creative agency known for its work with videogame and entertainment companies such as Netflix, as the French advertising group tries to keep up with changing consumer habits....
11:39 2019-06-20

Morgan Stanley wants majority stake in Chinese joint venture -CEO Morgan Stanley wants to obtain majority ownership of a joint venture in China, but regulators there have not signed off on the idea, Chief Executive Officer James Gorman said on Wednesday....
02:13 2019-06-13

Senate majority leader expects U.S. election security briefing U.S. Senate majority leader Mitch McConnell said on Tuesday he expected lawmakers to receive a briefing on election security, but did not provide details....
21:52 2019-06-11

Majority of Germans support Angela Merkel, want her to finish term Germans see Chancellor Merkel as a force of stability in a crisis-ridden world, a recent survey has shown. Despite her popularity, a majority are dissatisfied with her government but not enough to back early elections....
03:00 2019-09-06

Majority of Sen. Elizabeth Warren's presidential campaign workers say they want to unionize Non-management campaign employees authorized the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers Local 2320 to represent them in negotiations with campaign leadership, according to Steven Soule, the local's business manager....
22:39 2019-06-04

Morgan Stanley wants majority stake in Chinese joint venture: CEO Morgan Stanley wants to obtain majority ownership of a joint venture in China, but regulators there have not signed off on the idea, Chief Executive Officer James Gorman said on Wednesday....
02:39 2019-06-13

Majority of Americans trust police to use facial recognition responsibly A majority of Americans trust law enforcement agencies to use facial recognition technology responsibly and say it's okay to use the controversial tool to keep public spaces securel, according to a new survey....
04:52 2019-09-12

Japan PM Abe's coalition on track to win solid majority in election: media Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's coalition is on track to win a solid majority in a July 21 upper house election, and his dream of revising the pacifist constitution could still be alive if enough allies also win, a survey showed on Saturday....
11:13 2019-07-06

Frightened Rabbit to release The Midnight Organ Fight covers LP featuring Julien Baker, Craig Finn In May, Frightened Rabbit’s remaining members shared a recording of a 2018 tribute concert for its late frontman Scott Hutchison, who took his own life a little more than a year ago. The performance saw artists like Julien Baker, Craig Finn, and The National’s Aaron Dessner put their own spin on the...
22:13 2019-06-18

New York Giants hero Lawrence Tynes trolls Baker Mayfield after Cleveland Browns' blowout loss Former NFL kicker Lawrence Tynes took a shot at Cleveland Browns quarterback Baker Mayfield after the Browns lost their season opener in a blowout to the Tennessee Titans on Sunday....
01:39 2019-09-10

Cleveland Browns' Baker Mayfield rips media for 'click bait' stories about his own Daniel Jones criticism Cleveland Browns quarterback Baker Mayfield blasted reporters Tuesday after he said a GQ magazine profile misrepresented his comments about New York Giants rookie Daniel Jones, turning the remarks from what Mayfield claims was a more nuanced point about the NFL draft into simple "click bait" fodder....
17:52 2019-08-21

Democrat confident majority of caucus will be in favor of impeachment after Mueller testimony Robert Mueller's much-anticipated testimony may have been delayed for a week, but at least one Democrat has already made up his mind on what should happen after the former special counsel speaks on the Hill....
20:39 2019-07-15

Shinzo Abe declares victory in Japan election but fails to win super majority Shinzo Abe has declared victory in Japan's national elections, with early polls indicating his party has won a majority of seats in the upper house of Parliament....
10:26 2019-07-22

Majority of parents consider back-to-school season the most stressful time of the year It’s not only students who are stressed about school: Six in 10 parents are so worried about their child that they’ve lost sleep in the back-to-school season....
20:52 2019-07-24

Shinzo Abe's party wins majority in Japan upper-house elections Shinzo Abe's Liberal Democratic Party won a clear majority of seats in Japan's upper-chamber House of Councillors Sunday, but it fell short of the two-thirds majority needed to keep a major campaign pledge to amend the c...
15:39 2019-07-22

Slim majority backs Trump’s raids on illegal immigrants: poll A slight majority of voters support the deportation raids that President Trump said occurred across the country over the weekend, a poll ​out Wednesday found. While 51 percent of the respondents said they agree that illegal immigrants with outstanding court orders should be deported, 85 percent of R...
21:39 2019-07-17

Japan's pro-constitutional revision force to lose 2/3 majority in upper house: NHK Japan's ruling coalition and pro-constitutional revision allies were certain to lose the two-thirds upper house majority needed to push ahead with Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's proposal to revise the pacifist constitution, public broadcaster NHK said....
17:52 2019-07-21

In a flash, Boris Johnson’s working majority in Britain’s Parliament is now just one seat After the loss by his party of a seat in Wales, the British prime minister’s wafer-thin hold in the House of Commons will make passing his “do-or-die” Brexit that much harder. ...
19:26 2019-08-02

The Vote Is In: A Majority of Americans Say Trump’s a Racist, Quinnipiac Poll Finds Just over half of all Americans think Donald Trump is racist, according to a Quinnipiac University poll, including a majority of people identifying as Independents....
23:39 2019-08-02

Mexicans no longer majority of undocumented immigrants as more arrive from Central America Mexicans were the biggest driver of illegal immigration for 50 years, but fewer Mexicans are making the trek and more are returning to Mexico.        ...
20:39 2019-06-12

Lib Dems win the Brecon and Radnorshire by-election, reducing Boris Johnson's majority to just one ISABEL INFANTES/AFP/Getty Images The Liberal Democrats win the Brecon and Radnorshire by-election. Their candidate Jane Dodds won the seat from the Conservatives after help from a "Remain alliance." Other anti-Brexit parties stood aside to maximise the chances of a Lib Dem victory. Dodds overturned...
00:00 2019-08-03

Anti-Semitism a growing concern for majority of Europe's young Jews Young Jewish Europeans believe anti-Semitism is on the rise in their countries. An EU report shows young Jews are concerned about safety and blame social media networks for a rise in anti-Jewish sentiment....
23:13 2019-07-04

FBI Director: Majority of Domestic Terrorism Cases Tied to White Supremacy FBI Director Christopher Wray noted that his agency has made around 100 “domestic terrorism-related arrests since October.” Any guesses on how many of those were connected to white supremacist ideology?...
23:26 2019-07-23

Aided by a strong economy, Trump approval rises, but a majority also see him as ‘unpresidential’ In 2020 matchups, Trump trails Biden but runs even with four other potential challengers. The electorate sharply divided between pro- and anti-Trump....
08:13 2019-07-07

Japan's ruling bloc set for upper house majority, may get 2/3: NHK exit poll Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's ruling bloc won a solid majority in Japan's upper house election on Sunday, but it was uncertain whether the coalition and other allies could seal the two-thirds majority needed to keep alive his dream of revising the pacifist constitution, exit polls and media projection...
17:52 2019-07-21

Majority of US military veterans back Trump, think Iraq and Afghanistan were mistakes In a new Pew Research Center survey among the nation's veterans, the majority of them support President Trump and view the wars on Iraq and Afghanistan as mistakes....
22:26 2019-07-11

Apple just acquired the majority of Intel’s smartphone modem business for $1 billion It won’t come as much of a surprise since the news leaked the other day, but it’s nevertheless a hugely important move on Apple’s part: the company confirmed on Thursday afternoon that it will acquire the majority of Intel’s smartphone modem business for $1 billion. The deal ...
20:39 2019-07-31

Teneo Agrees to Sell Majority Stake to Private-Equity Firm Teneo Holdings LLC—the communications and advisory firm known for counseling the CEOs of some of the world’s largest companies—has agreed to sell a slight majority stake to private-equity investor CVC Capital Partners, according to people familiar with the matter....
18:39 2019-06-07

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson Just Lost His Majority in Parliament. Here’s What That Could Mean (LONDON) — British Prime Minister Boris Johnson suffered key defections from his party Tuesday, losing a working majority in Parliament and weakening his position as he tried to prevent lawmakers from blocking his Brexit plans. On a day of high drama and acerbic debate in the House of Commons,...
03:52 2019-09-04

AMG is offloading its majority stake in struggling hedge fund BlueMountain for $91 million Affiliated Managers Group sold its majority stake in Andrew Feldstein's BlueMountain Capital to Assured Guaranty, a Bermuda-based municipal bond and infrastructure insurer, for $91 million. The deal is expected to close at the end of the year, and Feldstein will net $22.5 million in shares of Assure...
07:13 2019-08-09

Indian troops lock down its only Muslim-majority state, Pakistan warns of war Since India and Pakistan obtained independence from British rule, the neighbors have fought two wars over Kashmir.        ...
09:26 2019-08-07

Essential poll: majority of Australians support medevac or better asylum care Voters continue to back Scott Morrison post-election and are still coming to terms with Anthony Albanese, survey showsA majority of Australians either approve of the medevac procedures, or think more needs to be done to protect the health and welfare of asylum seekers offshore, according to the late...
23:00 2019-09-16

Majority of engaged couples register for this kitchenware item, study reveals Creating a registry may be one of the most fun parts of planning a wedding – and these are the most popular gifts newlyweds desire. “The registry journey is an exciting part of wedding planning where couples tend to discuss their personal styles, values and what their future looks like as they decid...
23:26 2019-05-31

| Boris Johnson loses parliamentary majority as Brexit crisis bites Phillip Lee has abandoned the Conservative party, citing 'bullying and lies'. In a moment of high-drama in the House of Commons, Lee crossed the floor while PM Boris Johnson was delivering a statement on the recent G7 summit....
19:52 2019-09-03

Instant View: India PM Modi's party storms to thumping majority in election Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday swept to a huge election victory, giving his party a mandate to pursue policies that put Hindus first, are mainly business-friendly and take a hard line on national security....
12:39 2019-05-23

Jay-Z Reportedly to Get Majority Ownership in NFL Team; Eric Reid Calls Move ‘Despicable’ With at least half of his 30 pieces of silver, Shawn “Jay-Z” Carter will soon acquire a “significant ownership interest” in an NFL team, reports TMZ, making him the first black person to be an owner in the league’s history. The team itself was not disclosed, but a source told the site that the deal...
16:39 2019-08-17

Gallup: Small majority say Donald Trump 'strong and decisive'; two-thirds say dishonest A small majority of Americans believe President Donald Trump is a strong and decisive leader, but more than two-thirds find him to be dishonest, a Gallup poll released Wednesday indicates....
20:52 2019-07-10

Biden slights progressive pols, saying his views represent 'vast majority' of Dems Former Vice President Joe Biden seemed to zing some of the more progressive members of his party when asked Thursday about decriminalizing illegal border crossings....
02:39 2019-08-02

Boris Johnson fails first electoral test, party majority cut to one after election loss Newly elected British Prime Minister Boris Johnson suffered a setback after his Conservative Party lost a special election on Friday, reducing his Parliament majority to just one lawmaker....
16:52 2019-08-02

Japan pro-constitution reform forces fall short of 2/3 upper house majority: NHK Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's ruling bloc won a solid majority in Japan's upper house election on Sunday, but his coalition and its other allies fell short of the two-thirds majority needed to push ahead with revising the pacifist constitution, a projection by public broadcaster NHK showed....
18:13 2019-07-21

Who is Amy McGrath, the Kentucky Democrat challenging Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell? Amy McGrath, the former fighter pilot who narrowly lost a bid for Congress last year, on Tuesday launched her campaign to unseat Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell....
00:26 2019-07-10

Israeli exit polls show Netanyahu short of majority in year's second election Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's political future was in doubt late Tuesday, as exit polls showed his conservative Likud party and its hard-line allies falling well short of securing a parliamentary majority in the Jewish state's second general election in five months....
04:52 2019-09-18

KKR in talks to sell majority stake in French call centre operator Webhelp Private equity firm KKR & Co Inc said on Wednesday it is in talks to sell a majority stake in French call centre business Webhelp to Belgian investment firm Groupe Bruxelles Lamber for on an enterprise value of 2.4 billion euros ($2.69 billion)....
11:39 2019-07-10

Majority of Americans approve of Trump's handling of economy, credit his policies: Poll A majority of Americans approve of how President Trump has handled the economy, feel confident about their personal finances, and believe Trump's policies have had an impact on the country's economic performance, according to the latest poll by CBS News....
02:52 2019-05-23

Japan's pro-constitution reform forces fall short of 2/3 upper house majority: NHK Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's ruling bloc won a solid majority in an upper house election on Sunday but his coalition and allies fell short of a two-thirds majority needed to begin revising the pacifist constitution, public broadcaster NHK said....
04:13 2019-07-22

Abe's ruling coalition wins majority in Japan polls, but lacks enough seats for reform Japan's prime minister and his coalition won a majority of the upper house elections on Sunday, but couldn't secure enough votes to revise the constitution....
05:52 2019-07-22

Poll says majority of voters oppose de Blasio’s high school admissions plan A poll commissioned by a group opposed to Mayor Bill de Blasio’s specialized high school admissions plan found that 56 percent of respondents favored the current single-test system, the organization said Friday. Education Equity, which wants to keep the current structure for the city’s t...
19:26 2019-05-31

In Madhya Pradesh Bypoll, Congress Eyes Jhabua To Inch Closer To Majority Assembly bypolls in Chhattisgarh and Madhya Pradesh will be held on October 21, has sparked a race between the Congress and the BJP in these two states...
15:00 2019-09-22

Modi's ruling alliance may win key India upper house majority next year: projection Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi's ruling alliance could achieve a crucial majority in the upper house of parliament next year if some small regional parties join the bloc that recently won a massive mandate in the lower house, according to a projection by an independent research firm....
07:39 2019-06-08

The last time the Supreme Court was invited to overturn Roe v. Wade, a surprising majority was unwilling The 1992 ruling in Planned Parenthood of Southeastern Pennsylvania v. Casey sets the standard by which today’s restrictive abortion laws will be judged....
03:13 2019-05-30

Majority of voters say ‘Send her back’ chants at Trump rally were racist: poll A majority of Americans believe that the “Send her back!” chants directed at Rep. Ilhan Omar that erupted during President Trump’s rally in North Carolina last week were racist, according to a new poll. The Politico/Morning Consult poll found that 58 percent of voters labeled the chants “racist,” in...
21:00 2019-07-24

Pew survey: Majority of U.S. adults trust police to use facial recognition technology responsibly The Pew Research Center said Thursday that more than half of U.S. adults trust law enforcement agencies to use facial recognition technology responsibly....
00:13 2019-09-06

Facebook co-founder Chris Hughes reportedly working with FTC on Facebook breakup Facebook co-founder Chris Hughes is reportedly in talks with the US government about breaking up the social networking company.       ...
18:00 2019-07-31

Trump’s history of denigrating majority black countries hangs over his response to Bahamian refugees Just hours after the head of Customs and Border Protection said Bahamians fleeing for their lives would be allowed into the U.S., the president said the people seeking shelter included "some very bad people and some very bad gang members."...
08:00 2019-09-11

Air Force says 'vast majority' of crews' overnight Glasgow stays weren't at Trump resort A preliminary Air Force review found that a small minority of its flight crews on international travel stayed at a Scottish resort owned by President Trump between 2015 and 2019, an official told Fox News Thursday....
04:26 2019-09-13

Japan's pro-constitution reform forces fall short of two-thirds upper house majority: NHK Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's ruling bloc won a solid majority in an upper house election on Sunday but his coalition and allies fell short of a two-thirds majority needed to begin revising the pacifist constitution, public broadcaster NHK said....
10:13 2019-07-22

A majority of House Democrats back impeachment inquiry of Trump, according to an analysis by The Washington Post Amid growing support for impeachment, House Speaker Pelosi said the president “will be held accountable” but stopped short of endorsing formal proceedings....
22:52 2019-08-02

House Republicans, seeking path back to majority, vow to try again on scrapping health-care law, curbing deficits Health care remains an albatross for the GOP, two years after the Affordable Care Act replacement effort sputtered. So does the national debt, which has continued to skyrocket....
07:13 2019-09-14

Shinzo Abe's ruling coalition falls short of super-majority needed to change Japan's constitution Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's ruling coalition secured a majority in Japan's upper house of parliament in elections Sunday but will not reach the super-majority needed to propose constitutional revisions....
19:39 2019-07-21

Vera Bradley acquires a majority stake online jewelry store Pura Vida Bracelets Vera Bradley announced Thursday it agreed to pay $75 million to buy a majority stake in Creative Genius, the owner of Pura Vida, an online seller of handmade bracelets....
17:26 2019-06-20

House majority leader to call for vote to hold Barr, Ross in contempt over census question Rep. Steny Hoyer, the House majority leader, will ​call for a floor vote next Tuesday to hold Attorney General William Barr and Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross in contempt over the White House’s desire to add a citizenship question to the 2020 census. The development comes as President Trump ha...
22:39 2019-07-11

Trump approval ratings fall as poll finds majority of Americans fear recession – live President’s ratings slip six points since June, poll findsElection held for North Carolina’s ninth congressional district 3.09pm BST More details are coming to light about the high-level source reportedly extracted from the Russian government in 2017, partly over concerns that the person’s identity ...
16:39 2019-09-10

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

Jay Hughes: Boy, 17, convicted of murder after stabbing 15-year-old to death in 'unprovoked attack' outside chicken shop in south London A 17-year-old boy has been convicted of murder after stabbing a "defenceless child" in the heart during an "unprovoked attack"outside a chicken shop in south London....
23:39 2019-06-20

Baker Mayfield blasts Texas and quarterback Sam Ehlinger by calling hype of Longhorns 'crap' Baker Mayfield isn't having any of the hype for Texas and quarterback Sam Ehlinger. The Oklahoma alum called talk of the Longhorns revival 'crap.'       ...
19:52 2019-06-20

Women rebel against bad boss in Chandler Baker's #MeToo book, 'Whisper Network' The women at Truviv have had enough of their manipulative boss and strike back with a "bad men" spreadsheet in this incisive #MeToo-era novel.        ...
15:26 2019-07-01

'Adversity is hitting early,' as Browns' Baker Mayfield-OBJ era opens with loss to Titans It has been a Browns’ love fest in Cleveland this summer, based on how well Mayfield and the team played down the stretch last season and additions.       ...
07:13 2019-09-09

Browns QB Baker Mayfield reached out to Giants' Daniel Jones to 'clear the air' on remark After the Cleveland Browns QB received criticism for comments he made in a GQ interview, Baker Mayfield said he texted Daniel Jones.       ...
09:00 2019-08-22

Hundreds of mayors sign letter urging Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell to call Congress back to Washington for votes on gun safety legislation (NBC News)  More than 200 mayors from across the country are urging Congress to return to Washington and begin work on new gun safety legislation. Earlier in the week President Trump said he was open to expanded background checks for gun buyers.  A bill has already passed in the House, but hasn̵...
07:39 2019-08-09

Cleveland Browns' Baker Mayfield on New York Giants' Daniel Jones pick: 'Blows my mind' In a 'GQ' interview, Cleveland Browns quarterback Baker Mayfield called out the New York Giants for drafting Daniel Jones at No. 6 in the NFL draft.       ...
21:00 2019-08-20

The Art Of Control As someone who grew up in a city dominated by brutalist office and government buildings, I’ve got a real soft spot for Control’s art design, which we’re going to be showcasing in tonight’s Fine Art....
04:39 2019-09-23

Take Apart Your Stuff Before You Give It Away I almost lost my high school diary this weekend. Thankfully my old filing cabinet was so heavy, the Craigslist user taking it away had to pull all the drawers out before she could carry it downstairs. That’s how she noticed the diary, some childhood photos, and assorted papers, all of which had slid...
02:26 2019-07-10

What's on TV this week: 'Control' This week Remedy returns with its first new game since Quantum Break, the creepy supernatural shooter Control. Out now on PS4, PC and Xbox One, it has a Metacritic rating of 81 and some intriguing trailers. In less interactive entertainment, Netflix'......
10:00 2019-08-27

When the C.I.A. Was Into Mind Control Stephen Kinzer’s “Poisoner in Chief” describes the C.I.A. in the Cold War years, when it was testing LSD and other drugs on citizens, often without their knowledge....
07:39 2019-09-10

How to Take Control of Your Schedule If you want to do something, block off time for it. This includes everything from the task you have to finish at work to the walk you want to take with your family. The novel you want to write. The weekly game night or date night. The sleep you want to prioritize....
19:52 2019-08-08

Nintendo has no plans to give up on the 3DS just yet Nintendo of America may have a new president, but its approach to supporting the 3DS console is the same as ever: if you want it, we've got it. During E3 2019, the new president, Doug Bowser, told Time that the handheld console "continues to do quite well" and is still in demand from consu...
12:39 2019-06-16

GIVE A WOMAN A MOMENT!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! Last week’s Big Little Lies season premiere was good as far as it goes, but it lacked a certain something. Most of this could be put down to the fact that the episode had to spend a lot of time scene-setting and establishing where all of our protagonists are at now that a little time has passed. (Sp...
22:00 2019-06-17

Give Yourself a Pep Talk in the Second Person Who among us has not experienced that pessimistic nagging inner voice that tells us something is simply too hard. Or, better yet, the task you’re trying to complete is too boring to hold your focus for as long as it needs. Some advice intended to help kids overcome obstacles and stay on task may be...
19:52 2019-08-20

The Easiest Way to Give Eyedrops to Your Kid I’ve pinned children down for unpleasant procedures (snot suctioning, nail trimming) so many times I’m a pro. But when the doctor told me I needed to give my young toddler eyedrops, I thought that was the limit of my talents as a parent. Not so: there’s an easy way to do it....
22:13 2019-06-19

AP Top 25: LSU moves up to give SEC 3 of top 4 in AP poll SEC holds 3 of top 4 spots in AP college football poll after LSU's road victory against Texas pushes Tigers to No. 4; Clemson, Alabama, Georgia remain 1-3       ...
22:00 2019-09-08

Why Your Toddler Gets Mad When You Give Them What They Wanted As soon as kids begin to talk—or even non-verbally indicate a preference—we start to give them choices. Do you want to wear the red shirt or the yellow shirt?Would you like a peanut butter or grilled cheese sandwich for lunch? Should we read Goodnight Moon or The Very Hungry Caterpillar? We’re tryin...
22:00 2019-07-15

My son's sobby protests really get to me. Should I give in? When I returned to find my son crying in a heartbreaking way, he quickly detected that a weak link had entered the equationI returned home from a gig the other night and everyone in the house was asleep, bar our four-year-old son, who was crying in a heartbreakingly sad way. Like all parents, I am i...
08:52 2019-06-22

Don't Give Yourself a 'Sunburn Tattoo' I hate to talk people out of something that is easy, whimsical, and almost free. But here goes: it’s best not to give yourself a sunburn tattoo. Or to let your kids give themselves sunburn tattoos....
20:00 2019-08-01

Give Yourself a Crappy Reward Rewarding yourself can backfire. If you tell yourself “I’ll only listen to my favorite podcast while I’m at the gym,” it takes just one moment of weakness to realize you can cheat and listen to it any time you want. Instead, try this: Reward yourself with something that has no enjoyment value whatso...
03:13 2019-09-04

Should You Give Your Kid 'Salad Frosting'? Kraft has a new product for kids: Salad “frosting.” It’s ranch dressing in a squeeze pouch. The plug (if it isn’t obvious): Kids don’t like salad but they do enjoy sugar, so trick ‘em into eating more greens with this special label, you sneaky parent, you....
04:00 2019-06-12

Give Us Your Indy 500 Predictions 33 drivers have qualified for their spot on the grid of the Indianapolis 500. The green flag is about to fall for the 103rd running of one of the greatest races of the year. With one-lap averages in qualifying hitting 228 miles per hour, these racers are going real damn fast. There are about three h...
20:26 2019-05-26

How to Give Your Therapist Feedback We often think of psychotherapists as “all-knowing,” which can make patients feel that complaining about the therapy or the therapist is not allowed....
21:13 2019-08-01

Control: The Kotaku Review Control is the latest game from the makers of Max Payne, Alan Wake, and Quantum Break. It’s a twisted, haunting odyssey through an old post-WWII office building under siege by parasitic beings from another dimension. Control has all the standard elements of a regular third-person shooter, but its ex...
05:39 2019-08-27

Wiggins to Campenaerts: Take control "Bradley Wiggins has told Lotto–Soudal rider Victor Campenaerts that he should demand more from his team. Subscribe to The Bradley Wiggins Show podcast!"...
12:13 2019-05-27

Let’s solve some of the mysteries of Control Spoiler Space offers thoughts on, and a place to discuss, the plot points we can’t disclose in our official reviews. Fair warning: Major plot points for Control are revealed below, as are references to any connections it may or may not have to other video games....
05:26 2019-09-01

Can you solve it? Getting through passport control Show me your documents pleaseToday’s puzzle concerns passport control, the delegation of uniformed and often surly officers at ports and airports whose job it is to check your travel document is valid.Let’s say that 1 in 10,000 people who present themselves at UK passport control have invalid passpo...
08:26 2019-09-09

Tips For Playing Control Control takes you on a fascinating journey through a monstrous office building full of occult horrors. It also holds a lot back, preferring to show rather than tell. As a result, there’s some information that can be really useful to know but that the game doesn’t explain well, or at all....
22:52 2019-08-27

Did you solve it? Getting through passport control The solution to today’s puzzleEarlier today I set you the following question:Let’s say that 1 in 10,000 people who present themselves at UK passport control have invalid passports, and let’s say that UK passport control is very good at detecting invalid passports. When presented with an invalid pass...
01:39 2019-09-10

How Gun Control Groups Are Catching Up to the N.R.A. The gun lobby has structural advantages and a Senate aligned with its stance. But activists have increased financing and grass-roots energy as they pursue their cause....
13:39 2019-08-05

All you need to control your Mac or iOS device is your voice Accessibility has become a popular avenue for tech companies lately, and today Apple revealed its latest push: Voice Control. With macOS Catalina and iOS 13, you'll be able to control your devices completely with your voice. At WWDC, Apple showed tha......
02:13 2019-06-04

WHO says eradicating malaria 'can be done', but first aim is to control it London, Reuters - Eradicating malaria is biologically feasible and a lofty aim, the World Health Organization said on Friday, but the focus for now should be getting the funds, tools and political will to control it....
08:26 2019-08-23

What to know about birth control nausea Nausea is a common side effect of many forms of birth control. It often goes away over time, but a person can take steps to reduce or eliminate it. Learn more here....
15:00 2019-08-14

Apollo 11: Mission Out of Control The inside story of how Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin struggled to touch down on the moon, while their guidance computer kept crashing. Again and again....
22:13 2019-06-27

Give This One to the Raptors, but the N.B.A. Finals Aren’t Over What is the significance of a victory over a Warriors team that had lost to injury two probable Hall of Fame players — Klay Thompson and Kevin Durant?...
15:39 2019-06-06

It Chapter Two's New Trailer Will Give You Nightmares Pennywise is back. After giving fans a sneak peek at It Chapter Two at Comic-Con's Wednesday preview night, Warner Bros. released the trailer for all the world to see on Thursday.......
19:39 2019-07-18

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

AT $7,900, Would You Give This 2013 Fiat 500 an E for Effort? Today’s Nice Price or Crack Pipe Fiat 500e has the dubious distinction of representing a model with the highest depreciation of any electric car sold in the U.S.. Let’s see if that bad rap can be parlayed into what could be considered a shockingly good deal....
16:00 2019-07-19

Amazon Really Doesn’t Give a Shit, Huh? Apple and Google recently revealed that they have temporarily stopped letting contractors listen to recordings from their voice assistants. The announcements come after reports that some of these hired hands heard Siri users doing things like having sex or discussing private medical information. Ama...
23:00 2019-08-02

Cal, Arizona St move in to give Pac-12 6 ranked California and Arizona State moved into the AP Top 25 college football poll to give the Pac-12 six ranked teams, the most for the conference in almost four years....
15:00 2019-09-16

College admissions scandal: Even if you could give your kid everything, should you? Beyond the utter lunacy of the current college admission scandal is a much more widespread angst among parents and, increasingly, struggles among their kids....
18:52 2019-09-17

Give Dad the Gift of Dremel For Just $45, Today Only You might not need to use a Dremel all that often, but it’s one of those things everyone should keep in their tool box, if only for sanding wood and carving jack-o-lanterns. Today only as part of a Gold Box deal, Amazon’s discounting the Dremel 3000 to an all-time low $45 (from about $65-$70)....
17:13 2019-05-21

Paris wants to give €500 subsidies for e-bikes The Île-de-France transport authority plans to offer citizens €500 to buy an e-bike in 2020. A growing number of local and national governments are following this model to make green transportation a cheaper option....
17:00 2019-09-16

Here's How Much Notice Your Landlord Needs to Give You Before Showing Up If you know your landlord is scheduled to visit your rental, you probably at least think about tidying up. You make sure you don’t need to take a shower during their anticipated arrival window. You hide any contraband....
01:52 2019-08-17

| I never give up, says Gauff as she bows out of Wimbledon Coco Gauff says she hopes that one thing her adoring fans at Wimbledon have learned about her in the past week is she is a "fighter" and "never gives up"....
00:39 2019-07-09

Deflections give Haiti 2-0 win over Nicaragua Haiti were the fortuitous beneficiaries of two deflected first half goals then produced a solid second half defensive effort to beat Nicaragua 2-0 at the Gold Cup in Texas on Thursday....
13:39 2019-06-21

This Tokyo Town Can't Give Away Houses A Tokyo town is giving away houses to draw residents, a sign of the challenges popular cities face: too few houses in some areas, too many in others....
17:13 2019-08-13

Quigley, Vandersloot give Sky win over Storm CHICAGO (AP) — Allie Quigley scored 25 points, Diamond DeShields added 21 and the Chicago Sky beat the defending champion Seattle Storm 83-79 on Saturday night. In the last two minutes, Quigley scored twice to tie it before Courtney Vandersloot scored the final four points to give the Sky (1-1) the ...
05:52 2019-06-02

Give Your Kid Office Supplies to Play With My husband works with steam process equipment and often brings home these big catalogues of products. Only one person in our home has ever had any interest in what was inside (that person would be him)—until we had a kid. Our daughter gets excited whenever she sees “Daddy’s work books,” asking to ha...
21:39 2019-06-12

Hey, Netflix, How About You Give Us a $3 Mobile-Only Plan Too Netflix has finally unveiled its new, comparatively cheaper mobile-only plan in India—and honestly? This kind of seems like something that a lot of its U.S. users could get on board with.Read more......
18:00 2019-07-24

Would you give up your smartphone for one week in order to win $1,000? Do you have what it takes to win the Flip Phone Challenge? Frontier Bundles, a company that offers internet, cable, and phone service bundles is offering $1,000 to the "one brave soul" willing to replace his or her smartphone with an old school flip phone for one week. The company is doing this to c...
08:52 2019-06-07

How Do We Make Cis Men Give a Shit About Abortion? Anti-abortion activists have been bashing away at abortion’s legality and accessibility for decades, but the past two weeks have been especially dramatic. On May 15th, Alabama passed the most restrictive law in the nation, which would grant no exceptions for rape or incest victims; this on the heels...
21:00 2019-05-22

EU to give Colombia €30m in aid for Venezuelan migrants The EU's foreign affairs chief Federica Mogherini has announced millions in financial aid to help Colombia deal with an influx of Venezuelan migrants. More than 4 million Venezuelans have fled in recent years....
06:00 2019-09-13

If you can give up your smartphone for a week, this company will pay you $1,000 There’s a good chance you’re reading these words right now on a smartphone. And just as good of a chance, in fact, that you’ve been essentially either tethered to your phone all day or it’s at least been within arm’s reach when you’re not using it. Permanent conne...
09:13 2019-06-07

Just give Virgil van Dijk the Ballon d'Or now "Virgil Van Dijk shrugged off the question as adeptly as he has shrugged off all the of the best forwards on display in English and European football this season."...
12:52 2019-06-02

Don’t give up, we can survive even a Hothouse Earth Bad news on the climate should lead neither to despair nor unfounded optimism. Instead, we need to roll up our sleeves and prepare for life on a drastically changing planet...
15:00 2019-05-21

Snooki Wants to Give Birth to Baby No. 3 Already: "Come Out You Little S--t" Nicole "Snooki" Polizzi's unborn child has officially overstayed his welcome. The 31-year-old Jersey Shore star is set to any day now give birth to her and husband Jionni......
23:26 2019-05-26

Should I Give My Child Juice? Here’s What Experts Say Though juice was once a cornerstone of a balanced breakfast, its place at the table has been looking a bit precarious these days. Concerns over excess sugar and calories have led many parents to stop buying it–especially after a 2017 recommendation from the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP)...
17:52 2019-09-05

Where the 2020 Democrats Stand on Gun Control While several presidential candidates have already rolled out plans to address gun violence, others endorsed new policies after two mass shootings over the weekend....
21:52 2019-08-06

How we met: ‘When he got through passport control, I was deliriously happy’ Clara Tait, 29, a teacher living in the UK, met Nkosi Kerr, 31, on holiday in Tobago. They got married this yearWhen Clara’s family were planning a holiday to celebrate a series of milestones and anniversaries, they each put their dream destination into a hat and her mother pulled out Tobago. And so...
14:39 2019-08-12

Our mum’s hoarding and debt problems are out of control Unless you work on the causes, says Annalisa Barbieri, simply clearing out someone’s house doesn’t work – they will just start hoarding againWe are a group of adult siblings, worried about our mum. During our childhood, and since, our mum has had a problem with hoarding and debt. This got worse afte...
19:26 2019-07-12

The Creepypasta Community That Influenced Control Control’s setting, a secretive government facility that studies supernatural happenings, is engrossing. If you can’t get enough of the game’s surreal atmosphere, perhaps you should check out the SCP Foundation, a community-run fiction archive that many speculated was an inspiration for Control. It t...
21:00 2019-09-20

Fed Re-Examines Its Own Ability to Control Inflation: What Next? Why does the Fed keep missing its inflation "target"? Here's a clue: $10 Trillion in debt outstanding. See what this looks like, in Chart of the Day....
15:00 2019-05-21

How the underdog Raptors have taken control of the Finals The only Canadian team in the NBA is one game away from winning its first league championship when the Toronto Raptors host the Golden State Warriors on Monday night (ABC, 9 p.m.). As prohibitive pre-series underdogs, Toronto has shocked the basketball and betting worlds. Markets missed the mark by ...
19:26 2019-06-10

The Next Front in the Fight Over Gun Control? Virginia The state’s elections in November will test the potency of gun rights as a voting issue. Democrats are looking to take power and enact gun control legislation next year....
03:13 2019-08-10

Smith in control as Australia recover on first day "Steve Smith continued his outstanding Ashes form, striking an unbeaten 60 as Australia recovered from a bad start to reach 170-3 at the close of the rain-affected first day of the fourth test against England at Old Trafford on Wednesday."...
00:26 2019-09-05

I Was in Kashmir When India Seized Control. This Is What I Saw On Monday, the Indian government announced that Kashmir’s constitutionally-mandated autonomy would be revoked and political rule imposed from Delhi. This northern territory, claimed by both India and Pakistan and ruled in part by each, had been largely autonomous since it agreed to join India ...
17:13 2019-08-07

SpaceX is still in control of all but three of its internet satellites How are SpaceX's Starlink internet satellites faring roughly a month after launch? Quite well, if you ask SpaceX. The company reported that it's in contact with 57 of the 60 initial broadband satellites. Although it's not certain what happened to......
07:52 2019-06-30

Can you solve it? The passport control puzzle Show me your documents pleaseToday’s puzzle concerns passport control, the delegation of uniformed and often surly officers at ports and airports whose job it is to check your travel document is valid.Let’s say that 1 in 10,000 people who present themselves at UK passport control have invalid passpo...
16:00 2019-09-09

Please God Make the GOP Listen to the CEOs on Gun Control On Thursday, 145 CEOs sent a letter to the Senate to demand gun reform to curb mass shootings in our country. The letter rightly calls the regular cycle of gun violence “a public health crisis that demands urgent action.”...
01:13 2019-09-13

CCSO: Dragoon Fire under control COCHISE COUNTY, Ariz. – The Cochise County Sherrif’s Office announced that a fire burning in Dragoon Mountains is now under control. According to officials, the fire is still burning but crews have a handle on it....
14:26 2019-08-22

I Love The Posters Found In Control Control is a wonderful game. I can’t stop thinking about it and I can’t wait for the weekend to end so I can get back to playing it instead of working. But while many are talking about the incredible visuals or exciting action, I want to take a moment to showcase a small part of the game that you mi...
04:00 2019-09-02

Portugal wildfire declared under control Firefighters have expressed optimism as they battle against the inferno that has been raging in central Portugal since the weekend. Nearly 40 people have been injured in the blazes....
17:13 2019-07-23

Facebook’s Notifications Are Out of Control. Here’s How to Tame Them. Facebook already has you hooked, but now it wants to keep you engaged with dozens of notifications each day. Here’s how to get a little peace and quiet....
19:52 2019-05-31

How to Choose a Birth Control Pill “The Pill” is not a monolith: there are hundreds of birth control pills out there, and they’re not all the same. But most people are never given a choice. They walk into the clinic, ask for the pill, and get a prescription that may or may not be the best one for their particular situation. Given how...
19:13 2019-07-23

AI Weekly: California is trying to control big tech Tech giants are facing threats of regulation on many fronts, but California is poised to become ground zero, as a new feature for Amazon's Alexa suggests.Read More...
20:26 2019-05-31

These 15 countries control the world’s oil The 15 countries with the largest proven oil reserves span five continents and control between 12.8 billion barrels to 303.2 billion barrels of oil.        ...
16:52 2019-05-22

Make birth control over the counter Between New York legalizing abortion up until the point of birth and Alabama banning it with the sole exception of saving the life of the mother, our national impasse on abortion seems to finally be coming to a hostile head. The debate is nasty and divisive with little room for compromise....
14:39 2019-05-21

Dayton gunman was pro-gun control, friend says The gunman who fatally shot nine people -- including his sister -- and injured more than two dozen others in Dayton, Ohio, early Sunday was “anti-2nd amendment” and “never spit out a conservative opinion on gun control,” according to a former classmate and friend....
11:00 2019-08-06

Quantum leaps are real – and now we can control them Quantum leaps are generally assumed to be instantaneous, but researchers have figured out how to intercept them midway, which may be useful in quantum computing...
18:26 2019-06-03

Trump Says All "Very Much Under Control" After California Earthquake US President Donald Trump said Thursday that the situation in Southern California after a strong 6.4-magnitude earthquake appeared to be under control amid reports of scattered damage....
00:52 2019-07-05

What it was like inside Apollo 11's Mission Control After retiring from NASA in 1994, Gene Kranz remembers taking tours through the historic Mission Operations Control Room at Johnson Space Center in Houston....
22:52 2019-07-24

Are the 'Stranger Things' Product Tie-Ins Out of Control? To promote the third season of ‘Stranger Things,’ Netflix lined up roughly 70 collaborative tie-ins. While critics wonder if the marketing machine has gone too far, true fans just want their ‘Hawkins High’ Nikes....
00:52 2019-07-06

'Control' DLC hints at an 'Alan Wake' tie-in Remedy's game worlds might collide in a very conspicuous way. The studio has shared a roadmap for Control's downloadable content through 2020, and a second paid expansion (AWE) due in mid-2020 hints at a not-so-subtle crossover between Jesse's adven......
00:26 2019-09-12

Trump's use of tariffs could get 'out of control,' former US diplomat says U.S. President Donald Trump's latest threats to slap tariffs on Mexico may cause relations between the two neighbors to spiral "out of control," former U.S. Ambassador to Canada Bruce Heyman said Tuesday....
14:00 2019-06-04

‘No Compromise,’ Democratic Hopefuls Say About Gun Control Joe Biden, Bernie Sanders and Amy Klobuchar were among those making strong calls for new measures to address the nation’s recent spate of gun violence....
23:39 2019-09-02

CVS Might Make It Even More Difficult to Get Birth Control On August 15, a prescription birth control delivery service called Pill Club alleged that CVS is lowballing mail-order drug companies to the point where Pill Club and others may have to stop serving patients with CVS Caremark pharmacy benefits....
09:00 2019-08-18

The planets might control the sun's activity - and it's not astrology Our sun goes through a cycle of activity every 11 years, and it may be kept consistent by a periodic alignment of Venus, Earth, and Jupiter in their orbits...
13:52 2019-06-04

Give The '90s Some Love With These On-Trend Strappy Sandals Apart from their obvious '90s allure, these sandals embody summer-cocktail-party chic whilst sustaining a cool edge that will have you blend into any summer social circle...
09:13 2019-06-16

Dak Prescott won't give Cowboys discount on new contract Dallas Cowboys quarterback Dak Prescott says he wants to be among the NFL's highest-paid quarterbacks, meaning the franchise won't be getting a discount on his new contract....
18:13 2019-07-12

My mother never gave up on my brother. Because of her, I never give up on my students. My actress mom believed her severely disabled son would get better until he died at 44. I've carried that lesson through 3 decades of teaching teens.        ...
15:26 2019-05-21

DoJ pushes T-Mobile to give more to Dish: CNBC Dish Network Corp and T-Mobile US Inc are nearing a deal with the U.S. Department of Justice on a hosting agreement that would push Dish as a new U.S. wireless competitor, CNBC reported on Tuesday, citing sources....
21:00 2019-07-02

Barnes & Noble isn't ready to give up on the E-Ink Nook Just in time for beach reading, Barnes & Noble is releasing a new Nook with a 7.8-inch screen and waterproof design. The new GlowLight Plus has the company's largest E-Ink screen to date, and as with past models users can choose between a cool wh......
19:52 2019-05-23

Hong Kong protesters: 'We will stand together and never give up' Millions of Hong Kongers took to the streets in recent days protesting a contentious extradition bill. The leaderless movement has revived civil society, while resisting intervention from Beijing. William Yang reports....
14:26 2019-07-02

Could you give up flying? Meet the no-plane pioneers Growing numbers of travellers are abandoning air travel to help save the planet – even if it means spending 14 days on a trainIt has taken Roger Tyers four days to reach Moscow by train from Kiev. His destination is Beijing: a trip that will take 14 days, with a couple of overnight stops along the w...
10:13 2019-05-22

Connected businesses ‘can give all workers a voice’ Workers across the world are feeling frustrated by a lack of communication between themselves and their bosses, according to new research.A report from Workplace by Facebook has found that today’s workforce is more dispersed than ever, with a significant portion of employees away from company...
16:52 2019-05-22

The big things Americans would give up for their small joys Is there anything better than taking in a small joy? Whether it’s coffee, a walk in the park or splurging on chips and guac, a recent survey shows that Americans would sacrifice quite a bit for them....
10:26 2019-09-14

Fuck That, Give Cooper Kupp This Touchdown Cooper Kupp became God—or Marshawn Lynch, take your pick—for 66 yards against the Saints on Sunday when he turned a slew of failed strip attempts and bad tackles into one of the most impressive near-touchdown runs you’ll see this year....
05:52 2019-09-16

Federer to give Murray early workout at ATP Cup "Roger Federer is set to give Andy Murray\u0027s hip an early season workout, with Switzerland drawn to face Great Britain in the group phase of the inaugural ATP Cup."...
12:39 2019-09-16

Rebuilding Rangers not ready to give up on playoffs There were no promises of playoffs or guarantees of championships, now or down the road. Despite the optimism surrounding the Rangers, there was no pomp and circumstance in kicking off this training camp on Thursday. Instead, team president John Davidson was his usual measured self after his young s...
09:13 2019-09-13

Vinatieri's struggles give Irsay cause for 'concern' The Colt's kicking struggles are officially "a concern." Owner Jim Irsay said the team brass has to come together to "figure out where we're at" after kicker Adam Vinatieri missed two extra-point kicks in Indianapolis' 19-17 win over the Titans on Sunday....
13:39 2019-09-16

NYC to give up $1.3 million rather than follow abortion rule NEW YORK (AP) — New York City will give up $1.3 million in federal funds rather than comply with a Trump administration rule that bars federally funded clinics from making abortion referrals. Mayor Bill de Blasio said Friday that the city’s public hospital system will cease participating in th...
22:39 2019-06-28

Congress may actually get something done – and give a boost to retirement plans The Senate is considering the Secure Act – which could benefit employees and employers – after it passed the House resoundinglyA few months ago I wrote about how a bill that could have a big impact on retirement plans for small business took a few first important steps towards becoming law by unanim...
19:00 2019-06-27

Amazon's Alexa will give medical advice from the NHS The NHS has teamed up with Amazon to bring its health information to Alexa. As part of the NHS' long term plan to make its services available digitally, users will soon be able to ask Alexa questions such as "Alex, how do I treat a migraine?" or "Ale......
14:26 2019-07-10

Never gonna give you up: how plastic seduced America Once we lived without it, now we can’t escape it. A historian unpacks the origins of our plastic addictionIn 1957 Disneyland opened the Monsanto House of the Future, an all-plastic dwelling. Over the next 10 years millions of visitors passed through its fantastical rooms, designed by MIT architects ...
11:26 2019-06-21

Snapchat spending $1B to give users more of what they love Snapchat knows how much its users love vomiting rainbows and seeing what they’d look like as the opposite gender — so it plans on giving them more. The parent company on Tuesday said it will raise $1 billion in short-term debt to beef up Snapchat, including more augmented reality. The cash will be a...
12:26 2019-08-07

Reddittor Wonders: Should I Just Give Elon My Money? I know there’s sort of a stereotype about a certain sort of painfully obsessed Tesla fan/Elon Musk worshipper that is, likely, an unfair categorization of most Tesla fans. But then you see something like this recent discussion on Reddit’s r/TeslaMotors forum, and you remember that, oh yeah, sometime...
21:13 2019-06-12

These Pixel 4 renders give us our best look yet at Google's next flagship Last year's Pixel 3 XLUPDATE: Google has just confirmed the rear design of the Pixel 4 and Pixel 4 XL. We have updated this article with newer concept renders.###There’s quite a lot of conflicting Pixel 4 information floating around at the moment making ......
22:26 2019-06-12

2 top Dem senators give boost to impeachment effort Patty Murray doesn’t make waves. But the low-key senator’s endorsement of an impeachment inquiry is doing exactly that in the Senate Democratic Caucus.The No. 3 Senate Democrat threw her considerable political weight behind the impeachment effort Sunday afternoon, joining Washington state’s House De...
18:26 2019-07-31

Recalling a Time When Books Could Give You Indigestion In “What We Talk About When We Talk About Books,” the book historian Leah Price tries to contextualize our current anxieties about books and reading by turning to the past....
22:39 2019-08-20

Yankees give Edwin Encarnacion a parrot MINNEAPOLIS — Edwin Encarnacion fouled a ball off his left foot in the ninth inning of Wednesday night’s 10-7 win over the Twins and winced in pain, but that didn’t stop him from blasting a milestone homer and getting a gift from his Yankees teammates. After being attended to by trainer Steve ...
10:26 2019-07-25

Motorola’s $500 Moto Z4 doesn’t give up on the mods Motorola this week announced the Moto Z4, the latest in its family of phones compatible with attachable accessories. Quite frankly, I’m kind of amazed that Motorola is still making modular phones three years later, but I’m all for it. The company is taking a more laid back approach this year though....
05:00 2019-06-01

This iPad case dweller can give you rabies Chalk this one under the "you can't make this up" category, but an iPad owner from New Hampshire had a surprise encounter with a cave-dweller turned into a case-dweller, and a rabid one at that.Yes, we mean a rabid bat that had lodged between the screen and the case, and bit the Apple tablet's owner...
22:39 2019-05-31

‘Come give me that hug:’ Cop saves suicidal man with warm embrace Take notes, officers. An Arizona cop was caught on camera rescuing a 26-year-old man who had tried to commit suicide by jumping off a bridge, but it’s what he did to save him that has internet users talking. Rather than snatch the man up, or tackle him, Chandler Police Officer Aaron Little cho...
09:00 2019-06-14

Uber could give you the option to ‘favorite’ drivers Uber might be developing a feature that lets riders add drivers as a "favorite" so they can ride with them again in the future. App researcher Jane Manchun Wong revealed the potential app addition on Monday, noting that Uber was apparently testing th......
18:00 2019-05-29

Nieces and nephews give soldier her next mission This amazing National Guard Auntie just landed stateside and there was no question where she was going first.        ...
18:39 2019-08-30

The Cool Striped Top That Will Give You French-Guy Style A favorite for fashion icons from Pablo Picasso to Kurt Cobain, the Breton shirt is trending for men again. An exhaustive look into the history of the classic....
23:00 2019-07-31

Odell Beckham will finally give Browns what they want BEREA, Ohio — Odell Beckham Jr. reported for Cleveland’s mandatory minicamp and will practice Tuesday after missing most of the team’s voluntary workouts. The star wide receiver has been training in California, and missed nine of 10 practices. But he’ll take part in the BrownsR...
02:52 2019-06-04

Why Yankees really wanted to give Aaron Judge a day off Aaron Judge was given the day off in the Yankees’ 6-5 win over the Indians on Saturday at the Stadium, as Aaron Boone was determined to rest the slumping right fielder — even after a solid day at the plate in Friday’s win. “It’s just Aaron and I working through it,’’ the manager said of......
12:13 2019-08-18

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19:26 2019-06-08

‘May I Give You a Hug?’ How El Paso Is Supporting the Families of Victims Yvonne Loya sat against a metal railing on a curb overlooking the Walmart. She held her head in her hands as her kids worked on a poster with colored markers on the concrete in front of her, with no respite from the sun in the nearly hundred-degree day. “May I give you a hug?” a woman a...
15:39 2019-08-07

Seth Lugo beginning to give Mets exactly what they need Mickey Callaway can’t count on Seth Lugo day after day, but there are few players the manager counts on more. Making his fourth appearance since returning from a near-two week absence with shoulder tendinitis, Lugo continued his extraordinary stretch in the setup role Saturday night, throwing two pe...
11:26 2019-06-09

Cristiane’s hat trick give Brazil 3-0 win over Jamaica GRENOBLE, France (AP) — Cristiane scored all three goals and Brazil spoiled Jamaica’s first-ever Women’s World Cup match with a 3-0 victory on Sunday. The veteran forward’s goal in the 64th minute for the hat trick came on a free kick that curled just under the crossbar. She also s...
23:26 2019-06-09