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AI Weekly: Hurray for boring AI

I keep having the same conversation with companies that want to brief me about their latest AI-related news: It's not exciting, but it's smart.Read More...

AI Weekly: Hurray for boring AI

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CBOE Expands Weekly Options By One Day Allows Traders to More Easily "Roll" from One Weekly Expiration to Another CHICAGO, IL, June 30, 2010 - The Chicago Board Options Exchange (CBOE) today announced that as of Thursday, July 1, all new Weekly options series listed at CBOE will begin trading on Thursdays and expire the following Friday. Prior to this change, new series were listed on Fridays. The additional da...
10:26 2019-05-22

How to Tell If You're Boring Boring people are everywhere—at work, at your kid’s school, maybe even at home. But perhaps the only thing worse than be trapped in a dull conversation with Mr. Monotonous is discovering that, actually, the boring one is you....
22:13 2019-06-19

This Is How You Do a Boring Car Right I think my most fervently-held political belief may be my fierce allegiance to the Antiboca movement, the grassroots organization of people very much against boring cars. That’s why I’m so baffled about my fascination with this car, the Daihatsu Applause. It’s a boring car. I can see that. And yet, ...
00:26 2019-07-01

What to Do About Your Incredibly Boring Job You’re wasting half your work day goofing off because there just isn’t enough to do— and it’s driving you crazy. Here’s how to make a change so you’re not just killing time on Facebook waiting for the clock to strike five....
20:00 2019-06-27

How Toyota got so big and why it wants to be less 'boring' Toyota's revolutionary approach to manufacturing turned it from a tiny Japanese automotive latecomer into one of the biggest car companies in the world. But its designs have often played it safe. Now it wants to build exciting cars....
13:26 2019-08-22

White People Are Boring Soggy toilet paper sheet repurposed as a mesh romper for bougie chipmunks David Brooks emerged from his seltzer waterbed today to warn us that the Democrats will definitely lose the Presidential election if we don’t remember to be as damp as he is. He is maybe not wrong—perhaps a can of La Croix mig...
23:39 2019-06-28

"Boring Start" in Commodities: Will It Last? Softs and grains have not been very exciting this year, so far. Jeffrey Kennedy, editor of our Commodity Junctures, tells ElliottWave TV if he thinks the lack of volatility should persist....
21:00 2019-05-21

| Don't blame me for boring races - Hamilton Lewis Hamilton told his and F1's critics not to blame the drivers for "boring" processional races, but instead to turn their focus on the rule-makers....
03:52 2019-06-24

Boring or Not, ThinkPads Are Still the Laptops of My Dreams As a tech writer, I’ve used a lot of laptops. I’ve reviewed laptops, shopped for laptops with my friends, and painstakingly tested laptops for myself every time I’m in the market for a new one. And these days, despite all the great, portable, innovative devices out there, I always find myself drawn ...
04:13 2019-09-06

The NHL Offseason Is Off To A Roaring, Boring Start This right here is why the National Hockey League doesn’t get it. Erik Karlsson just signed a record-setting eight-year deal worth more than $11 million per year with the San Jose Sharks without any fuss or muss. Deal framed, talked about, signed. Couldn’t be easier....
21:00 2019-06-17

Trump on Democratic debate: 'BORING' President Donald Trump dismissed the first Democratic debate as "BORING" on Wednesday night and declared himself above the fray even as his campaign team kept a close eye on the battle to find a challenger to take on Trump in 2020....
20:13 2019-06-27

The Most Boring Thing About A Vector W8 Is Its Exhaust Note The Vector W8 Twin Turbo was the king of the automotive world’s collective imagination in the 1980s. It was all excess all the time, and it vroom vroomed around in the day dreams of many young and easily influenced automotive enthusiasts. Everything from the wild hard-edged design to the spec sheet ...
05:26 2019-08-21

Ditching 672 Pounds Can Turn the Most Boring Car Into a Fun Time Even the most boring little commuter daily driver hatchback can be turned into a riot of a good time by removing the weight of a particularly large Grizzly Bear. When your tiny four cylinder economy car only has to haul around 2/3rds of the car’s original weight, it can breathe a little easier and m...
02:13 2019-07-20

How will Kris Bryant be greeted in 'boring' St. Louis? The Cubs star fanned the Cubs-Cardinals flames with his winter comments about Chicago's rival city. Now he's making his first trip to town of the season....
19:52 2019-05-31

‘BORING!’ Trump yawns at Democratic debate NBC NEWS – President Donald Trump’s initial reaction to the first 2020 Democratic presidential debate: “BORING!” The presidential tweet landed as candidates on the debate stage in Miami were asked about the crisis at the southern U.S. border involving migrant children. Shortl...
02:26 2019-06-28

The 90210 Revival Is Weird as Hell—But At Least It’s Not Boring BH90210 knows what you’re expecting from a revival of the defining teen drama of the 1990s. And in its first few minutes, the show delivers. There’s that iconic credits sequence, with the now-middle-aged original cast posing against a stark white background as the unmistakable instrument...
02:13 2019-08-07

Don't blame drivers if races are boring, says Hamilton "Lewis Hamilton said Formula One\u0027s rule makers should take the blame for boring races, rather than drivers, after Sunday\u0027s French Grand Prix served up a strong contender for most soporific of the season."...
22:13 2019-06-23

Here's Why All of F1's Newest Circuits Feel So Damn Boring Are you really a Formula One fan if you haven’t cursed a Tilkedrome at least once in your life? It’s pretty commonplace to lambast the series for the hellishly boring, cookie-cutter approach to track construction since Hermann Tilke joined the racing scene with a vision of how to bring F1 into the 2...
18:52 2019-06-05

If Harry and Meghan want a quieter life, they need to be more boring. Here’s how Less public pontificating; more afternoons spent flower arranging. If generous Uncle Elton wants to see you, let him make the journey to youThose angered by what feels like nigh-constant nitpicking at the Duke and Duchess of Sussex are not imagining it. The noise is endless. I’ll call their Royal Hi...
15:52 2019-08-31

Supercars champion McLaughlin denies claims he's become "boring" Scott McLaughlin has hit back at comments from Supercars rival David Reynolds that he has become "boring", claiming that he's simply "grown up" since moving to DJR Team Penske...
15:39 2019-08-23

The First And Only King Of The Hill Video Game Came Out 19 Years Ago And It's Boring King of The Hill was on for from 1997 to 2010, aired over 250 episodes, won two Emmy awards and has been called one of the best-animated shows of all time. Yet unlike The Simpsons, which received many games across multiple platforms, the world was only granted one King Of The Hill video game and it ...
06:00 2019-06-30

Boring Company will expand to China in late August The Boring Company's tunnel projects haven't had the warmest reception in the US, but that might not matter as much in the near future. Elon Musk has revealed that he'll be launching the company in China while visiting Shanghai for the World Artific......
00:26 2019-08-04

Boring MLB trade deadline may have massive ripple effects This won’t go down as the worst baseball trade deadline — that would be 2005 — nor, clearly, the best. It just might be remembered, however, as the most surprising. And when you surprise people, for better or worse, you produce unexpected ripple effects. Those effects began rippling the minute the d...
21:39 2019-08-03

Boring but necessary: 4 budgeting mistakes to avoid when growing your company It may sound boring, but careful and sensible budgeting is crucial to every growing company. Not only does successful budgeting save time and energy, but it also allows you a more thorough understanding of what about your offering and process works and what doesn’t. Yet, many aspiring founders make ...
16:26 2019-05-21

Here are the mostly boring contenders for 2019's song of the summer Below-average releases from normally reliable superstars means listeners are still waiting for this season’s “Despacito.”        ...
19:52 2019-06-12

Stranger Things 3 Game Is A Boring Rehash Of The Show In season three of Netflix’s Stranger Things, the idyllic small-town peace of Hawkins, Indiana is once again shattered by from another dimension. Only this time, there’s a licensed tie-in video game to document all of the show’s pop culture references and 80s nostalgia in pixelated detail. And docum...
00:13 2019-07-09

Hamilton: "Bad decisions" by F1's rulemakers lead to boring races Lewis Hamilton says boring Formula 1 races are not the drivers' fault and instead the blame lies at the rulemakers for a "constant cycle" of making bad decisions...
21:13 2019-06-23

Joe Biden is a boring candidate. That's why he is doing well | Carlo Invernizzi-Accetti The core of Joe Biden’s popularity lies in the fact that he is the candidate that presents the most marked contrast with Trump’s governing styleDespite a seemingly unending series of gaffes and unimpressive performances in the two Democratic primary debates so far, Joe Biden retains a solid lead in ...
22:52 2019-08-19

'Oh no, I have the world's most boring name!' The show of artists called Smith A new exhibition unites artist with a common surname. We sent a Smith of our own along – to see what else Patti, Paul, Bob and Roberta have in commonCan you spot a Smith? Would you like to see one? Maybe you are one – I am. Having the most common surname in the western world makes you a member of a ...
13:52 2019-07-03

Why Ostensibly Boring Cars Like This $2,700 Ford LTD Are the Ultimate Bargains I’ve been surfing Craigslist pretty much nonstop over the past decade, and in that time, there’s been one group of vehicles that has tempted me more than any other: “boring cars” in beautiful condition. Vehicles like the spotless, affordable Ford LTD you see above....
06:00 2019-05-22

Star Wars' Captain Phasma Has Become So Much More Than a Boring Masked Badass Captain Phasma is essentially the Boba Fett of the Star Wars sequels. She exists to be a very cool character design that can sell a lot of toys and can never live up to the hype of that design, narratively speaking. She, also like Boba Fett, has gone on to have a much more explored backstory within ...
00:13 2019-08-01

Boring and lifeless: Cricket NSW slams plans for drop-in pitch at the SCG SCG Trust is considering a drop-in pitch at the behest of the AFLCricket NSW is strongly opposed to the changeCricket NSW is opposing moves to use drop-in pitches at the SCG, fearing it will result in boring cricket which will turn off spectators.The Sydney Cricket Ground Trust, at the behest of the...
03:52 2019-07-02

Perfect Character Balance Is 'Boring,' Says Samurai Shodown Director During Evo 2019, I sat down with Samurai Shodown director Nobuyuki Kuroki to discuss his work on the new game. Since the game’s release in June, players have noticed some character balance issues in Samurai Shodown. In our interview, Kuroki admitted he’s not a fan of making the power diversity in th...
21:13 2019-08-07

Motor racing: Don't blame drivers if races are boring, says Hamilton Lewis Hamilton said Formula One's rule makers should take the blame for boring races, rather than drivers, after Sunday's French Grand Prix served up a strong contender for most soporific of the season....
03:52 2019-06-24

The Boring Company gets the go-ahead to build Las Vegas transport tunnel Elon Musk's Boring Company has officially landed its first commercial contract: A $48.7 million project to build an underground transportation system around the Las Vegas Convention Center. The initiative has been dubbed the Campus Wide People Mover......
18:26 2019-05-23

Unsweetened: Android swaps sugary codenames for boring numbers [credit: Google ] We usually get a fun codename to go along with each big new Android release. The names are based on sugary snacks that started with the letter C in Android 1.5 and have been working their way d...
10:26 2019-08-23

Game of groans: how boring historical accuracy ruined Vikings The show was every bit Game of Thrones’s equal, until its linchpin character died and the plotting became wildly illogicalWhen Ian McShane pithily remarked that Game of Thrones was “just tits and dragons”, you had to concede he had a point. Yes, it’s one of the greatest TV shows of all time – you, a...
18:13 2019-07-15

The Democratic debate was boring. And centrists were to blame | Bhaskar Sunkara Thursday’s debate was a reminder that the equivocating core of the party has not yet been vanquishedThursday’s debate was difficult to get through, kind of like watching season five of a sitcom you used to like. Scenes are dragging on, characters you came to love have grown tiresome, but still you k...
08:26 2019-09-13

Some F1 races are 'incredibly boring' admits driver Sergio Pérez – video Racing Point driver Sergio Pérez claimed Formula 1 has become ‘boring’ at the front of the grid ahead of the Austrian Grand Prix. Mercedes have won all eight races of the 2019 season, with Lewis Hamilton securing pole position in the last four. ‘Definitely it’s losing interest for some people,’ Pére...
15:26 2019-06-28

Apple and Samsung smartwatches look utterly boring next to this company’s crazy new design Smartwatch designs from companies that aren’t Apple or Samsung are starting to get pretty trippy these days, with new concepts emerging that seem to have more of a science fiction provenance than a desire to simply combine the functionality of a timepiece with a connected display. We’re ...
22:52 2019-07-22

Audi A7 Sportback 55 TFSI e quattro: A Name So Long And Boring I Nearly Died While Reading It To get it out of the way first: I think the 2020 Audi A7 Sportback 55 TFSI e quattro looks great. I think it’s sleek, aggressive and economical, since it’s a hybrid. What I cannot get over, however, is its name....
04:26 2019-09-10

My partner is boring and I’ve fallen for an older, married guy at work | Dear Mariella Don’t let yourself be a diversion for an ageing, unhappily married man – or waste your time with an unexciting boyfriend, says Mariella FrostrupThe dilemma I’m 21 and have been with my partner for three years. We moved in together last summer, but since then I’ve been having doubts about our relatio...
07:52 2019-07-07

Elon Musk's Boring Co. lands first 'people mover' deal in Las Vegas Elon Musk's The Boring Co. has signed up its first paying customer -- the Las Vegas Convention Center, where the company will begin building a "people mover" this summer....
21:26 2019-05-24

Trump pans Biden speech as ‘Sooo Boring!’ between visits with shooting victims ​President Trump tuned in to Joe Biden’s speech in Iowa on Wednesday afternoon as he ​traveled between​ mass shooting sites in Dayton, Ohio, and El Paso, Texas, panning the Democratic frontrunner’s remarks as “Sooo Boring!”​ “Watching Sleepy Joe Biden making a speech. S...
23:39 2019-08-07

'I didn't know it was so boring': Tedium ends Matosas's reign as Costa Rica coach 52-year-old steps down after less than a year in the roleCoach cites lack of work with players as reason behind decisionThe Costa Rica coach, Gustavo Matosas, has resigned after less than a year in the job, blaming the frequent down times between games.“I realised that in the national side I feel un...
16:00 2019-09-05

Ruin the magic of Marvel by watching Iron Man's climactic snap against a boring green screen Movie magic’s one thing, but the MCU’s a whole other beast. That much is evident in the climactic battle of Avengers: Endgame, when the film gathers just about every single character, from The Hulk to Captain Marvel, for a massive, franchise-rattling battle. Hilariously, though, the actual filming w...
23:26 2019-06-21

Elon Musk's Boring Company Secures $48.6 Million Contract in Las Vegas Despite Embarrassing Demonstration in L.A. The city of Las Vegas has approved a $48.6 million contract for Elon Musk’s Boring Company to build an underground transit line that’s scheduled to be completed by January 2021, just in time for the Consumer Electronics Show. But it remains to be seen whether Musk’s high-speed transportation concept...
14:00 2019-05-23

Trump slams ‘boring’ John Legend, ‘filthy mouthed’ Chrissy Teigen for not crediting his criminal justice reform President Trump lashed out over an MSNBC town hall event on criminal justice reform that didn't discuss the White House's efforts that passed earlier this year....
15:13 2019-09-09

AEW debuting weekly TNT show on Oct. 2 There is a new day to watch professional wrestling on cable in primetime. TNT announced Wednesday that All Elite Wrestling’s yet-to-be-named, two-hour weekly television show will begin on Oct. 2. By putting the show on Wednesdays, it avoids any conflict with TNT’s slate of NBA games, which airs on T...
19:52 2019-07-24

The Guardian Weekly is 100 years old Our seven-day print edition was first published on this day in 1919The Guardian Weekly at 100: the Wall Street crash to SuezPart two: Apollo 11 to Rwanda’s genocidePart three: 9/11 to TrumpAround 10 million people across the world read the Guardian’s journalism online every day. But, before it was p...
15:13 2019-07-04

BUZZ-U.S. stocks weekly: On the defensive ** S&P 500 drops for 3rd straight week as trade tensions, global growth worries mount. SPX loses 1.2% ** Indeed, SPX levels bear watching, especially in contested territory ** And timid Nasdaq troops preceded a general retreat. This with a tech war brewing ** That said, Dow Industrials s...
23:39 2019-05-24

The fight against HIV: then and now – Science Weekly podcast Earlier this year, the UK government announced it wanted to end new HIV transmissions in England by 2030. Hannah Devlin looks at the history of the epidemic, including its impact on the gay community, recent promising drug trials and whether Britain can meet its target Continue reading......
15:13 2019-06-14

BUZZ-U.S. stocks weekly: On edge ** S&P 500 up for second straight week, but adds just 0.5%. Trade tensions and Gulf tanker attacks weigh ** At first, the DJI was rolling sixes, and the SPX was streaking higher ** However, the SPX hit a wall, turned tipsy. This with the DJI seeing double ** Most sectors advance: Consum...
23:39 2019-06-14

Oil prices dip but set for solid weekly gains Oil took a breather on Friday after three days of solid gains, but was set for its strongest week since early July, boosted by a decline in U.S inventories and a looming hurricane in Florida, while new signs of trade talks emerged....
06:13 2019-08-30

The problem with sex – Science Weekly podcast Access to help for sexual problems is patchy and many fear the consequences of cuts to sexual health services could be profound. Nicola Davis investigatesPlease note: this podcast contains discussion of sexual abuseIn the UK, sexual dysfunction is far from rare: 42% of men and 51% of women reported ...
22:26 2019-05-21

Entertainment Weekly will become a monthly publication It’s been rumored for years, and on Thursday it finally became a reality: Meredith said Entertainment Weekly magazine will publish its last “weekly” issue on June 25 and become a monthly as of August. JD Heyman, deputy editor of People, will replace Henry Goldblatt as editor. About 15 people will be...
09:39 2019-06-07

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

BUZZ-U.S. stocks weekly: Mayhem ** S&P 500 drops 2.6%, extends losing streak to 4 weeks. SPX sheds 6.6% in May as U.S.-China trade war intensifies and President Trump opens new front with Mexico ** Indeed, the SPX appeared heavy handed, ultimately leading to multi-month lows ** This as a momentum millstone leads to a May...
01:13 2019-06-01

AI Weekly: Highlights from VentureBeat’s AI conference Transform VentureBeat held its largest AI conference to date this week, bringing together startups and the biggest AI companies in the world. Here are the highlights.Read More...
01:39 2019-07-13

How to stop MS in its tracks – Science Weekly podcast Ian Sample visits Professor Richard Reynolds at the MS Society tissue bank to hear how research on brains of patients who died with multiple sclerosis is leading to novel insights and new treatments Continue reading......
13:13 2019-09-06

US weekly jobless claims fall to 3-month low First-time claims for state unemployment benefits were expected to total 223,000 in the most recent week, up marginally from the 221,000 claims reported for the previous week....
16:13 2019-07-11

US weekly jobless claims increase marginally First-time claims for state unemployment benefits were expected to total 215,000 in the most recent week, in line with the prior week's number of claims....
21:26 2019-09-05

| UK, EU Brexit teams to meet twice-weekly in September Britain's Brexit negotiators are to meet their EU counterparts twice a week throughout September, London said, in a bid to strike a new divorce deal....
16:13 2019-08-31

U.S. weekly jobless claims unexpectedly fall The number of Americans filing applications for unemployment benefits unexpectedly fell last week, suggesting the labor market remains strong even as the economy is slowing....
15:00 2019-08-08

UK says it will hold twice-weekly Brexit talks with EU officials British negotiators will hold twice-weekly talks with European Union officials next month in an attempt to rework the Brexit agreement that Britain's parliament has repeatedly rejected, Prime Minister Boris Johnson said on Thursday....
02:13 2019-08-30

Stocks Extend Weekly Winning Streak U.S. stocks clinched a third consecutive week of gains and are sitting within a hair of their records, as moderating tensions between the U.S. and China eased fears about a potential recession....
03:13 2019-09-14

US weekly jobless claims fall to a 3-month low The number of Americans filing applications for unemployment benefits unexpectedly fell last week, pointing to continued strong labor market conditions....
18:13 2019-07-31

Oceans of Noise: Episode Three – Science Weekly During our summer break, we’re revisiting the archives. Today, Wildlife recordist Chris Watson concludes this three-part journey into the sonic environment of the ocean, celebrating the sounds and songs of marine life and investigating the threat of noise pollutionFirst released: 03/05/2019As wildli...
08:52 2019-08-23

US weekly jobless claims rise more than expected First-time claims for state unemployment benefits were expected to total 214,000 for the most recent week, up slightly from the 209,000 claims reported for the previous week....
16:13 2019-08-16

RPT-BUZZ-U.S. stocks weekly: New highs fireworks (Repeats from Friday. Updates chart) ** S&P 500 gains 1.7%, closes near record highs even after hot payrolls print on Fri cools bets for an aggressive Fed rate cut ** Indeed, the DJI finally popped above its October 2018 highs. However, action puts it closer to what may be an important ceili...
15:26 2019-07-08

Director's Cut: Weekly Beauty Desk Drops From the latest hair and skincare launches to some epic summer scent favourites, see the product edit of the favourites that have landed on the desk of Vogue beauty & lifestyle, Jessica Diner, this week...
12:13 2019-07-17

Oil set for weekly loss on weak economic data Crude oil prices fell on Friday on weak economic indicators from the United States and Germany, shrugging off tensions around Iran and this week's decision by OPEC and its allies to extend a supply cut deal until next year....
12:01 2019-07-05

A Weekly Report From Afghanistan That Takes a Toll President Trump has dominated headlines in the U.S. over a canceled Camp David peace summit. In Afghanistan, civilians and security officers keep dying. Our two reporters explain how they keep track....
01:26 2019-09-11

BUZZ-U.S. stocks weekly: Asset grab ** S&P 500 extends win streak to three weeks, adds 2.2%. Rate-cut euphoria and trade optimism spur index to record highs. Bonds and commodities also catch bids ** Indeed, studies suggested sudden quiet could end with a bang ** And as the SPX went for a second round with resistance , the Dow...
01:52 2019-06-22

Oil rises towards $69 but set for 2019's biggest weekly loss Oil rose towards $69 a barrel on Friday after two sessions of losses, but remained on track for its biggest weekly drop this year due to rising inventories and concerns about an economic slowdown....
14:13 2019-05-24

US weekly jobless claims fall more than expected First-time claims for state unemployment benefits were expected to total 220,000 for the most recent week, down from the 228,000 claims reported for the previous week....
18:13 2019-05-21

US weekly jobless claims unexpectedly fall First-time claims for state unemployment benefits were expected to total 215,000 for the most recent week, up slightly from the 212,000 claims reported for the previous week....
16:39 2019-05-23

U.S. weekly jobless claims unexpectedly rise The number of Americans filing applications for unemployment benefits unexpectedly rose last week, which could add to concerns that the labor market was losing steam after job growth slowed sharply in May....
14:52 2019-06-13

US weekly jobless claims total 212,000, vs 220,000 expected CNBC's Rick Santelli and Steve Liesman break down the latest jobless claims, housing starts, building permits and Philadelphia Fed manufacturing numbers. Also at the table are Ken Langone, CEO of Invemed Associates and co-founder of Home Depot, and former House Majority Leader Eric Cantor....
16:39 2019-05-21

Oil recovers 1%, but set for biggest weekly loss of 2019 Oil prices recouped around 1% on Friday but were on track for their biggest weekly loss this year after swelling inventories and jitters over an economic slowdown led to big falls earlier in the week....
10:13 2019-05-24

U.S. weekly jobless claims increase slightly The number of Americans filing applications for unemployment benefits increased moderately last week, suggesting the labor market remains on solid footing even as the economy is slowing....
17:26 2019-05-30

US weekly jobless claims increase slightly First-time claims for state unemployment benefits were expected to total 215,000 in the most recent week, following the 211,000 claims reported for the prior week....
19:26 2019-05-30

METALS-Copper limps to eight consecutive weekly loss Copper prices were heading for an eighth consecutive weekly fall after trade disputes and signs of slowing global economic growth weakened the demand outlook for metals....
15:13 2019-06-07

Weekly releases vs. the binge model: Here’s why Netflix’s approach is better If you paid attention at all to any of the Netflix headlines this week, you were no doubt confronted with the revelation — including from us — that Netflix is experimenting with a different release schedule for some new TV seasons. The short version of what’s going on: These are re...
21:13 2019-09-08

Oil plummets, on track for biggest weekly drop in 2019 Oil prices plunged on Thursday, losing about 5% as trade tensions dampened the demand outlook, putting the crude benchmarks on course for their biggest daily and weekly falls in six months....
22:52 2019-05-23

Brilliant Liverpool are kings of Europe once again – Football Weekly Max Rushden, Barry Glendenning, Gregg Bakowski and Lars Sivertsen discuss Liverpool’s Champions League win, next steps for those involved, England women’s misstep in their final friendly before the World Cup and water pistolsJoin the conversation on Facebook, Twitter and email.We look back at the Ch...
15:26 2019-06-03

Chemical checkout: find out what could be hiding in your weekly shop Food additives commonly found in US bread, soft drinks and candy are all banned in Europe. Here’s how they end up in your cart – and how you can avoid them Continue reading......
13:52 2019-05-29

Oil edges higher but set for biggest weekly loss of 2019 Oil prices climbed 1 percent on Friday ahead of long U.S. and UK holiday weekends, but were on track for their biggest weekly drop of the year, pressured by rising inventories and worries about the global economy....
20:52 2019-05-24

Oil falls 2.8% ahead of hurricane, but still notches weekly gain Oil futures fell on Friday ahead of a hurricane near the Florida coast that could dampen demand, but prices still posted the biggest weekly increase since early July, boosted by an easing of U.S.-China trade rhetoric....
23:26 2019-08-30

Here's how The New York Times turned their stories into television with The Weekly The New York Times’ new weekly, half-hour narrative documentary series The Weekly marks the newspaper’s first major foray into TV news. Before its premiere on FX this Sunday, we sat down with three New York Times reporters—Caitlin Dickerson, Brian Rosenthal, and Sabrina Tavernise—to talk about the s...
03:00 2019-05-30

Stock climb, keeping S&P 500 on track for a 2nd weekly gain Stocks moved higher on Wall Street in afternoon trading Friday, placing the market on track to notch a second straight weekly gain after a wobbly start to the week...
23:00 2019-09-06

AI Weekly: Protecting the powerful underpins debates at Stanford and MIT Petitions in support of MIT Media Lab director Joi Ito and in opposition to former Google CEO Eric Schmidt at Stanford University reveal AI ethics debates.Read More...
07:13 2019-09-07

Oil rises more than 1% but sets biggest weekly loss of 2019 Oil prices climbed more than 1% on Friday ahead of long U.S. and UK holiday weekends, but posted the biggest weekly drop of the year, pressured by rising inventories and worries about the global economy....
01:13 2019-05-25

Oceans of Noise: Episode Three – Science Weekly podcast Wildlife sound recordist Chris Watson concludes a three-part journey into the sonic environment of the ocean examining the possible threats caused to marine life by noise pollution. In this final episode he looks at solutions and discovers an unlikely role for sound artists such as himselfAs wildlif...
22:26 2019-05-21

Oceans of Noise: Episode Two – Science Weekly podcast Wildlife recordist Chris Watson is joined by award-winning sound artist Jana Winderen on a voyage around Norway’s Austevoll islands, aboard a research vessel recording the grunting of spawning codContrary to popular belief, or the writings of Jacques Cousteau, life under the ocean surface is not a s...
22:26 2019-05-21

New Study On Weekly, Monthly S&P 500 PutWrite Indexes Released CHICAGO, IL -- January 27, 2016 -- The Chicago Board Options Exchange® (CBOE®) today announced the release of a new study that examines both the monthly CBOE S&P 500 PutWrite Index (PUTSM Index) and the CBOE S&P 500 One-Week PutWrite Index (WPUTSM Index), comparing their performances with that of tr...
23:26 2019-05-21

PRECIOUS-Gold firms above $1,500/oz, on track for second weekly rise Gold prices rose on Friday, holding above the key $1,500 per ounce pivot, as fresh concerns about the U.S.-China trade dispute and worries over global economic slowdown lifted demand for the safe-haven metal....
08:52 2019-08-09

Small weekly newspaper praised for standing with immigrants PELICAN RAPIDS, Minn. (AP) — A small weekly newspaper in western Minnesota is receiving praise for a column that took a tongue-in-cheek approach to stand up for diversity. Last month, the Pelican Rapids Press posted high school graduation pictures on its Facebook page, including pictures of Somali s...
05:00 2019-06-18

U.S. fuel pumps see first weekly price rise since October Fuel prices in the United States on average were just a penny higher at $2.25 per gallon, ending consecutive price declines that had occurred since October....
14:33 2019-05-21

U.S. Stocks Rise but Notch Modest Weekly Loss The Dow Jones Industrial Average bounced back from Wednesday’s 800-point selloff with two consecutive sessions of gains and a modest weekly loss. But investors’ lingering fears about a potential recession remain unresolved....
23:52 2019-08-16

Brexit weekly briefing: snap election looks increasingly likely MPs plot to thwart a no-deal exit as the do-or-die rhetoric from Boris Johnson hardensWelcome to the Guardian’s weekly Brexit briefing. If you would like to receive this as a weekly email, sign up here. You can also catch our monthly Brexit Means … podcast here. And for daily updates, head to Andrew...
11:39 2019-08-13

What happens when we can't test scientific theories? – Science Weekly podcast String theory gained traction 35 years ago but scientists have not found any evidence to suggest it is correct. Does this matter? And should it be tested? Ian Sample debates this with Eleanor Knox, David Berman and Peter Woit Continue reading......
10:52 2019-06-28

Cross Section: Giles Yeo – Science Weekly podcast Why do some of us pile on the pounds, while others seem to get away with it? Hannah Devlin speaks to Dr Giles Yeo about some of the latest findings from the field of obesity research – from the role of our genes and how heritable our weight is, to how, as a society, we’ve become overweight and what ...
09:00 2019-07-05

Oceans of Noise: Episode One – Science Weekly podcast During our summer break, we’re revisiting the archives. Today, Wildlife recordist Chris Watson begins a three-part journey into the sonic environment of the ocean, celebrating the sounds and songs of marine life and investigating the threat of noise pollutionFirst released: 03/05/2019Contrary to pop...
17:39 2019-08-09

Oil's Weekly Drop Highlights Lingering Oversupply Fears Oil prices fell for the fourth consecutive session Friday to bring their drop for the week to 3%, illustrating how fears of excess supply continue to keep crude prices down....
03:13 2019-09-14

150 years of the periodic table – Science Weekly podcast Nicola Davis invites Prof Brigitte Van Tiggelen and Dr Peter Wothers on to the podcast to look at how the periodic table took shape and asks whether it might now be in jeopardy Continue reading......
10:39 2019-06-21

15Five raises $30.7 million for weekly employee evaluations 15Five, a San Francisco-based startup developing a suite of employee performance evaluation tools, has raised $30.7 million in venture capital.Read More...
18:52 2019-07-08

How to find life beyond Earth - Science Weekly podcast As scientists at University College London announce the discovery of water in the atmosphere of a potentially habitable ‘super Earth’, Ian Sample explores our prospects for finding life beyond our own planet Continue reading......
14:26 2019-09-13

Rupee Set For Weekly Gain After PM Modi's Landslide Election Win: Report The currency ended 0.5 per cent lower on Thursday after scaling a session peak of 69.38 when initial leads suggested a facile victory for PM Modi's coalition, in line with most of the exit polls....
10:13 2019-05-24

Cross Section: Hiranya Peiris – Science Weekly podcast What happened before the Big Bang? This is one of the hardest questions scientists are trying to answer, but Prof Hiranya Peiris is not daunted by the challenge. Hannah Devlin invited Peiris on the podcast to discuss the origins of our universe Continue reading......
10:00 2019-05-24

METALS-Copper rebounds but on track for 6th straight weekly fall Copper rebounded on Friday from its lowest since Jan. 14 hit in the previous session, as the U.S. dollar eased, but was heading for its sixth straight week of losses on a prolonged U.S.-China trade war....
08:52 2019-05-24

Oil falls ahead of hurricane but set for weekly gain as trade row eases Oil futures fell on Friday, with U.S. crude down nearly 4% ahead of a hurricane near the Florida coast that could dampen demand, but prices were still headed for the biggest weekly increase since early July, boosted by an easing of U.S.-China trade rhetoric....
19:00 2019-08-30

Disney+ thinks of the recappers, will be releasing its shows on a weekly basis In news that presumably saw the internet’s various TV editors reach for the slightly smaller bottles of bourbon for once, the planners behind Disney+ reportedly revealed at this weekend’s D23 expo that, counter to the Netflix model it’s establishing itself in opposition to, the streaming service wil...
22:13 2019-08-24

Oil prices fall but set for big weekly gain on trade dispute hopes Oil gave back some of its recent gains on Friday, but was still headed for the biggest weekly increase since early July, boosted by a decline in U.S stocks, a looming hurricane in Florida and an easing of Sino-U.S. trade rhetoric....
14:13 2019-08-30

Oil prices fall but set for weekly gain as trade row rhetoric eases Oil took a breather on Friday after three days of solid gains, but was set for its strongest week since early July, boosted by a decline in U.S inventories and a looming hurricane in Florida, while new signs of trade talks emerged....
14:13 2019-08-30

Soundscape ecology with Bernie Krause - Science Weekly podcast Do you know what noise a hungry sea anemone makes? Soundscape ecologist Bernie Krause does. Armed with over 5,000 hours of recordings, he takes Ian Sample on a journey through the natural world and demonstrates why sound is a powerful tool for conservationFirst broadcast on 15 June 2018Do you know w...
20:13 2019-08-30

The big kick-off, English centre-backs and Crusty – Football Weekly Max Rushden, Barry Glendenning, Jonathan Wilson and Mark Langdon discuss the Community Shield, Harry Maguire and the centre-back daisy chain, Nicolas Pépé, the return of the Football League and Crusty the PieJoin the conversation on Facebook, Twitter and email.Back for another season, we start by lo...
20:39 2019-08-05

AI Weekly: Amazon’s robots could cut delivery times, but eliminate jobs Amazon's increasing investment in robotics and automation got a lot of attention at its re:MARS conference. What impact might it have on its workforce?Read More...
04:00 2019-06-08

England v USA, the Copa América and Afcon 2019 – Football Weekly Max Rushden, Barry Glendenning, Lars Sivertsen and Tim Stillman discuss England’s inexorable march to World Cup glory, the USA ‘spygate’ episode, Luis Suárez’s tears, the back streets of Alexandria and Elton JohnJoin the conversation on Facebook, Twitter and email.We look back at the last few days i...
21:13 2019-07-01

Thrashings, tackles and Welsh worries – Football Weekly Extra Max Rushden, Lars Sivertsen, Michael Butler and Chris Paouros discuss a record-breaking World Cup win, follow-throughs, Wales in trouble, Lionel Messi making a lot of money and the perils of being a non-league refereeJoin the conversation on Facebook, Twitter and email.We look back at the last few d...
21:26 2019-06-13

U.S. weekly jobless claims rise; imported inflation subdued The number of Americans filing applications for unemployment benefits unexpectedly rose last week, which could add to concerns that the labor market was losing steam after job growth slowed sharply in May....
23:26 2019-06-13

AI Weekly: China, the United States, and the struggle for global leadership No matter who wins the 2020 presidential election, a better world with AI in business and society may depend on adherence to our own values.Read More...
22:39 2019-06-28

METALS-Copper stumbles towards eighth consecutive weekly loss Copper prices were set for their eighth straight weekly fall after trade disputes, signs of slowing global economic growth and disappointing U.S. jobs data weakened the demand outlook for metals....
21:13 2019-06-07

Nations League, the Women's World Cup and more – Football Weekly Extra Max Rushden, Barry Glendenning, Lars Sivertsen and Philippe Auclair discuss the Nations League with familiar themes on and off the pitch for England, a 2019 World Cup preview, transfers, Fifa and box-office VARJoin the conversation on Facebook, Twitter and email.We look back at the last few days in ...
19:52 2019-06-07

Oil prices steady; set for weekly gain ahead of G20 talks, OPEC Oil prices were little changed on Friday and were on track for a second straight week of gains, ahead of talks over the trade dispute between the U.S. and Chinese presidents this weekend and on production cuts from OPEC on Monday....
20:26 2019-06-28

Dark Patterns: the art of online deception – Science Weekly podcast Have you ever been caught out online and subscribed to something you didn’t mean to? Ian Sample has and so he tasked Jordan Erica Webber with finding out how companies play on our psyches to pinch our pennies and what we can do about it Continue reading......
12:13 2019-07-12

Reagan’s famous weekly radio address was Nixon’s idea Former President Richard Nixon had a widely influential role on former President Ronald Reagan and his key staff, and even dreamed up one of the Gipper’s most famous practices — the weekly radio address — according to a treasure trove of post-presidential papers in the Nixon library.4192KqOVZiL._SX3...
18:13 2019-07-16

Oil rises after U.S. Navy downs Iranian drone; set for weekly fall Oil prices rose on Friday as tensions brewed again in the Middle East after a U.S. Navy ship destroyed an Iranian drone in the Strait of Hormuz, a major chokepoint for global crude flows....
09:00 2019-07-19

Cross Section: Frans de Waal – Science Weekly podcast What can we learn from chimps when it comes to politics and power? Ian Sample meets the leading primatologist Prof Frans de Waal of Emory University to discuss good leadership and what we can learn from our closest living relatives. Continue reading......
16:00 2019-06-07

'Apex Legends' will keep players busy with daily and weekly challenges Respawn has a straightforward way to keep its hordes of Apex Legends players coming back: it's borrowing a page from other battle royale shooters. The studio has teased Season 2 Battle Pass plans that will include daily and weekly challenges to spee......
01:52 2019-05-31

FOREX-Dollar retreats from 2-yr high overnight, set for weekly loss The dollar was on track on Friday to post a small weekly loss after coming off two-year highs on lower U.S. yields as investors feared the Sino-U.S. trade dispute will hurt the U.S. economy more than previously thought....
06:26 2019-05-24

All eyes on Women's World Cup, plus the Nations League and more – Football Weekly Max Rushden, Jonathan Wilson, Lars Sivertsen, Mark Langdon and Suzy Wrack discuss the opening weekend of France 2019, the conclusion of the Nations League, disrespect via kitchen utensils and an Ultrasling 3Join the conversation on Facebook, Twitter and email.We look back at the opening weekend of t...
21:39 2019-06-10

AI Weekly: Detroit’s facial recognition battle is about the ends justifying the means The Detroit Police Department hopes to convince Rep. Rashida Tlaib that in its use of facial recognition software, the ends justify the means.Read More...
01:13 2019-08-24

Weekly mortgage applications rise as buyer's market takes hold Homebuyers are taking advantage of lower mortgage rates and a slow summer for sellers, and that is driving mortgage applications higher. Total mortgage application volume rose 2.0 % last week compared with the previous week....
13:39 2019-09-11

Liverpool lord it, Spurs shocked and Barnes bangers – Football Weekly Max Rushden, Barry Glendenning, Jonathan Wilson and Tim Stillman discuss defeats for Tottenham and Manchester United, Ashley and Harvey Barnes on target, goals galore on the continent and a new crime novel seeking publishersJoin the conversation on Facebook, Twitter and email.We take a look back at ...
20:13 2019-08-26

Are alternative meats the key to a healthier life and planet? – Science Weekly podcast How do protein substitutes compare with the real deal? Graihagh Jackson investigates by speaking to dietician Priya Tew, the Guardian’s Fiona Harvey and author Isabella Tree.This podcast was amended on 18 May 2019. An earlier version incorrectly claimed that Vitamin B12 is also known as Folate or Fo...
22:26 2019-05-21

Harry Kane moves up the charts, Bendtner-mania and more – Football Weekly Max Rushden, Jonathan Wilson, Mark Langdon and Suzy Wrack discuss England’s 4-0 win over Bulgaria, Ryan Giggs in trouble even as Wales win, a big test for Northern Ireland, Bendtner-mania and a manager quitting out of boredomJoin the conversation on Facebook, Twitter and email.We take a look back at...
18:52 2019-09-09

Cboe to List Mini-SPX Index (XSP) Wednesday-Expiring Weekly Options CHICAGO – January 26, 2018 - Cboe Global Markets, Inc. (Cboe: CBOE | Nasdaq: CBOE), one of the world’s largest exchange holding companies, today announced that it plans to list Wednesday-expiring weekly options on the Cboe Mini-SPX Index (XSP), beginning January 30, 2018....
21:52 2019-05-21

Arsenal v Spurs analysis, dives, Bakery Jatta and more – Football Weekly Max Rushden, Barry Glendenning, Jonathan Wilson and Barney Ronay discuss a scrappy, shambling north London derby, top six stumbles, the difference between two English dives, a curious case of dubious identity in Germany and The Wilson ScenarioJoin the conversation on Facebook, Twitter and email.We t...
07:00 2019-09-03

Handballs, the Pukki Party and La Liga starts with a bang – Football Weekly Max Rushden, Barry Glendenning, Faye Carruthers and Paul MacInnes discuss the late VAR drama at the Etihad, Teemu Pukki being in contention for the Golden Boot and dramatic opening weekends in La Liga and the BundesligaJoin the conversation on Facebook, Twitter and email.We start with a round-up of ...
18:39 2019-08-19

The interplay between gender and autism spectrum disorder – Science Weekly podcast The Science Weekly team are taking a bit of a break so we’ll be revisiting some of our favourite shows from the archive. Including this one from 2017, when Nicola Davis looked at why so many women with autism are misdiagnosed and how this issue resonates with broader ideas of neurodiversity. We also...
21:13 2019-07-31

Mercury 13: the forgotten women of the space race - Science Weekly podcast As the space race heated up in the 1960s, 13 aviators passed the same tests as Nasa’s first astronauts, later going on to be called the Mercury 13. But because they were women, Nasa wouldn’t even consider them. One of those women was Wally Funk, who joins Nicola Davis and author Sue Nelson this week...
15:13 2019-07-19

UPDATE 3-Oil rises after U.S. Navy downs Iranian drone; set for weekly fall Oil prices rose on Friday as tensions brewed again in the Middle East after a U.S. Navy ship destroyed an Iranian drone in the Strait of Hormuz, a major chokepoint for global crude flows....
11:52 2019-07-19

METALS-London nickel eases from 16-month high, but set for 9% weekly gain London nickel prices eased in early trade on Friday, slipping from a 16-month high struck in the previous session, after Indonesia's nickel miners association said it had urged the government not to bring forward a ban on mineral ore exports. Nickel is still on course to add 9.2% this week and S...
08:52 2019-08-09

METALS-London nickel eases from 16-month peak, but set for 9% weekly gain London nickel prices eased on Friday, slipping from a 16-month high struck in the previous session, after Indonesia's nickel miners association said it had urged the government not to bring forward a ban on mineral ore exports. The association's Secretary General Meidy Katrin Lengkey said the gr...
12:26 2019-08-09

METALS-Copper set for 1st weekly gain in 8 weeks amid easing dollar Copper prices on the London Metal Exchange (LME) rose on Friday as the U.S. dollar weakened, while the metal looked set for a weekly gain for the first time in eight weeks....
07:13 2019-06-07

Joy for Rapinoe and co, a 'nonsense' loss for England and Lionel Messi – Football Weekly Max Rushden, Barry Glendenning, Lars Sivertsen and Tim Stillman discuss the USA’s World Cup final glory and White House hopes, England ‘nonsense’ loss against Sweden (according to Phil Neville), and Lionel Messi’s claims of “corruption’ at the Copa América. And the pod is off on its holidays...we’ll...
07:39 2019-07-09

AI Weekly: Cutting-edge research promises to imbue AI with contextual knowledge Researchers at IBM, MIT, Salesforce, and elsewhere are developing techniques that promise to imbue AI with greater contextual knowledge than before.Read More...
23:26 2019-08-30

Big guns off to a flyer in Premier League amid VAR confusion – Football Weekly Max Rushden, Barry Glendenning, Faye Carruthers and John Brewin discuss Manchester United’s 4-0 win over Chelsea, VAR’s first weekend in the Premier League, big wins for Brighton and Burnley and Join the conversation on Facebook, Twitter and email.We look back at the weekend of football just gone, s...
18:26 2019-08-12

England's heartache, USA v Netherlands and Frank Lampard – Football Weekly Extra Max Rushden, Barry Glendenning, Jonathan Wilson and Chris Paouros discuss the Women’s World Cup semi-finals, the Copa América, Gold Cup, Afcon, Frank Lampard returning to Chelsea and BatmanJoin the conversation on Facebook, Twitter and email.We look back at the last few days in football, starting wi...
18:26 2019-07-04

Oil prices fall, but post weekly gain ahead of G20 talks, OPEC Oil prices fell on Friday but posted their second straight week of gains ahead of trade talks between the U.S. and Chinese presidents this weekend, and on widely expected production cuts from OPEC on Monday....
22:26 2019-06-28

No Pre-Reading, No Rehearsing: How ‘The Weekly’ Kept Its Recreation of Historic Opioid Testimony Authentic The Times TV show’s producer/director shares the challenges and rewards of bringing to life witness testimony against Purdue Pharma in a way that stayed true to our journalistic principles....
04:00 2019-08-19

Oil prices dip, still set for weekly gains amid Middle East tensions, rate cut hopes Oil prices reversed earlier gains on Friday but benchmark Brent crude was still set for its first weekly gain in five weeks amid rising tensions in the Middle East and on hopes for a drop in U.S. interest rates that may stimulate global growth....
10:00 2019-06-21

Oil steadies as Middle East tensions counter demand worries, set for weekly fall Oil prices steadied on Friday after steep losses in the previous session, supported by rising tensions between the United States and Iran, but weighed by concerns slowing economic growth could dent global oil demand....
19:13 2019-07-19

CORRECTED-UPDATE 4-Oil rises after U.S. Navy downs Iranian drone; set for weekly fall Oil prices rose on Friday as tensions spiked again in the Middle East after the United States said it had destroyed an Iranian drone in the Strait of Hormuz, a major chokepoint for global crude flows....
17:52 2019-07-19

METALS-Shanghai tin dips but posts record weekly gains on output cuts Shanghai tin slipped on Friday but posted its best week on record, while prices in London were on course to post their best weekly gain in more than three years, bolstered by production cuts by major producers....
10:00 2019-09-06

Spending minimum two hours weekly in nature tied to good health, wellbeing (Reuters Health) - People who experience nature for at least 120 minutes per week are more likely to report good health and psychological wellbeing, a large UK study suggests....
22:13 2019-06-20

Scotland collapse, England move on and Totti hits out – Football Weekly Extra Max Rushden, Barry Glendenning, Paolo Bandini and Flo Lloyd-Hughes discuss the latest Women’s World Cup drama, VAR’s increasing prominence, Copa América and a Totti meltdownJoin the conversation on Facebook, Twitter and email.We look back at the last few days in football, starting with Scotland’s de...
18:39 2019-06-20

Dow falls 241 points, stocks edge lower to put market on track for weekly loss Stocks moved broadly lower in early trading on Wall Street Friday in a market racked by fear and anxiety over trade disputes.       ...
22:26 2019-08-09

PRECIOUS-Gold prices edge up ahead of U.S. jobs data, set for 7th weekly gain Gold prices inched up on Friday and were heading for their seventh consecutive weekly gain, with investors waiting for U.S. non-farm payrolls data later in the day for clues on the outlook for interest rate cuts....
05:13 2019-07-05

Netflix assures fans its most binge-able shows won’t switch to weekly release schedules Disney’s streaming service will launch in a couple of months and it’s probably the streaming service to get this fall. It’s got a great price that’s cheaper than its main competitors, including Netflix, HBO, and probably Apple, as well as a ton of great content and better fea...
05:13 2019-09-05

Chelsea swagger, Villans become heroes and Spurs v Liverpool – Football Weekly Extra Max Rushden, Barry Glendenning, Paolo Bandini and Philippe Auclair discuss the Europa League final, the Championship play-off final, the Champions League final, Newcastle and a duck-sized Sepp BlatterJoin the conversation on Facebook, Twitter and email.We look back at the last few days in football, ...
00:26 2019-05-31

Pope Francis Arrives Late for Weekly Appearance After Getting Stuck in Vatican Elevator (VATICAN CITY) — Where’s the pope? He’s stuck in a Vatican elevator. Thousands of people who were gathered in St. Peter’s Square for the traditional Sunday on-the-dot-of-noon appearance by Pope Francis were watching for the window of the Apostolic Palace to be thrown open so ...
17:00 2019-09-01

Bury, Carabao upsets and the Alexis Sánchez mystery – Football Weekly Extra Max Rushden, Barry Glendenning, Paul MacInnes and Michael Butler discuss the expulsion of Bury from the Football League, midweek fun between second XIs, Chris Smalling and innovative Carabao Cup draw ideasWe look back at the last few days in football, starting with the story concerning Bury and thei...
20:26 2019-08-29

Penalty palaver, Neymar and strife at Bolton and Bury – Football Weekly Extra Max Rushden, Barry Glendenning, Nicky Bandini and Philippe Auclair discuss penalty rock-paper-scissors, strife at Bury and Bolton, the return of Serie A, Neymar’s movements and breaking news from the NetherlandsJoin the conversation on Facebook, Twitter and email.We look back at the last few days of...
20:52 2019-08-22

Tyson to rebuild plant after fire, assures weekly pay for full-time workers U.S. meat processor Tyson Foods Inc said on Monday it will rebuild a Kansas beef plant after a fire heavily damaged the facility last week and that full-time, active employees would be paid weekly until production resumes....
00:00 2019-08-13

Cboe Global Markets to List SPDR S&P 500 ETF Trust (SPY) Monday-Expiring Weekly Options CHICAGO – February 15, 2018 - Cboe Global Markets, Inc. (Cboe: CBOE | Nasdaq: CBOE), one of the world’s largest exchange holding companies, today announced that it plans to list SPDR S&P 500 ETF Trust (ticker symbol: SPY) options that expire on Mondays, beginning February 16, 2018, subject to rule f...
21:52 2019-05-21

REFILE-UPDATE 1-South Africa's rand set for weekly losses on central bank row, stocks up South Africa's rand firmed in afternoon trade on Friday thanks to a weakening U.S. dollar, but the local currency was on track to end the week on a weaker footing after a row over the central bank's mandate rattled investors, while stocks also gained....
21:13 2019-06-07

England and Kosovo thrill, Scotland slump and Marvin Sordell – Football Weekly Extra Max Rushden, Barry Glendenning, Lars Sivertsen and Marvin Sordell discuss England’s 5-3 win, trouble north of the border, Northern Ireland’s stoicism in defeat and Marvin’s decision to retire at the age of 28We look back at the last few days in football, starting with England’s 5-3 win over Kosovo, ...
08:52 2019-09-13

Admin special, play-off previews and life as a released player – Football Weekly Extra Max Rushden, Barry Glendenning, Marcus Bean and Ali Maxwell discuss Uefa’s Europa League final problems, Fifa’s World Cup ticketing problems, life after being released by your club and Batistuta’s red and white armyJoin the conversation on Facebook, Twitter and email.We look back at the last few day...
01:26 2019-05-24

Euro 2020 qualifiers, Inter Ultras and Phil Neville – Football Weekly Extra Faye Carruthers, Barry Glendenning, Lars Sivertsen and Will Unwin discuss the international break, Giggs in trouble, the return of women’s club football, Inter’s Ultras tell Romelu Lukaku what is and isn’t racism and Phil Neville’s confusing public imageWe begin by looking forward to the matches inv...
00:39 2019-09-06

Tomorrow's weather forecast: fair with a good chance of improvement – Science Weekly podcast Science Weekly joins forces with our sister technology podcast, Chips with Everything, to look at the future of weather forecasting. Graihagh Jackson finds out how accurate predictions currently are, while Jordan Erica Webber discusses how street cameras and connected cars could improve the forecast...
09:00 2019-05-31

US weekly jobless claims unexpectedly rise, sparking fears the labor market is losing steam First-time claims for state unemployment benefits were expected to total 216,000, down slightly from the 218,000 claims reported for the previous week....
19:00 2019-06-13

Disturbing Teen Trend: Adolescents Across The Country Are Getting Together WEEKLY to Worship A Dead Man Named Jesus Christ Parents, beware: A terrifying new trend is sweeping the nation, and your child could be the next to participate. Adolescents across the country are getting together WEEKLY to worship a dead man known as “Jesus Christ.”...
20:13 2019-08-30

U.S.-based high-yield junk bond funds post largest weekly outflow since October U.S.-based high-yield junk bond funds posted more than $4 billion of outflows in the week ended Wednesday, the largest weekly cash withdrawals since October 2018, according to Refinitiv's Lipper......
00:39 2019-08-09

Precious metal funds reap 4th biggest weekly inflows amid safe haven dash - BAML Precious metal funds recorded the fourth largest weekly inflows ever and investment-grade funds sucked in money, Bank of America Merrill Lynch said on Friday, as escalating trade tensions and global growth concerns prompted a dash for .safe havens...
12:26 2019-08-09

Precious metal funds reap fourth biggest weekly inflows as investors play safe: BAML Precious metal funds recorded the fourth-largest inflows ever in the week to Wednesday and investment-grade funds sucked in money, Bank of America Merrill Lynch said on Friday, as rising trade......
23:39 2019-08-09

Donald Trump vs Chrissy Teigen: Model blasts US President as 'p**** a** b****' after he hits out at 'boring' John Legend and 'filthy mouthed wife' Donald Trump has become embroiled in another late-night Twitter war — this time with "boring" John Legend and his "filthy mouthed wife" Chrissy Teigen....
14:26 2019-09-09

Late play-off drama, a treble treble and joy for Valencia – Football Weekly Max Rushden, Faye Carruthers, Jonathan Wilson and Ben Fisher discuss play-off wins for Charlton and Tranmere, Celtic’s treble treble, Valencia’s Copa del Rey victory, a laboured win for England Women and much moreJoin the conversation on Facebook, Twitter and email.We start at Wembley, looking back ...
18:52 2019-05-27

Former Disney Channel actor alleges manager sexually assaulted him 'almost weekly' Former Disney Channel actor Ricky Garcia has come forward with allegations of sexual abuse against manager Joby Harte.        ...
05:13 2019-09-12

CBOE Futures Exchange Posts Weekly Record Trading Volume in VIX Futures for Third Time This Month CHICAGO, November 22, 2010 - The CBOE Futures Exchange, LLC (CFE) announced that the week of November 15 was the busiest week on record for the trading of futures on the CBOE Volatility Index (VIX). The three most active weeks in CFE history for the trading of VIX futures have occurred during the fi...
10:26 2019-05-22

CBOE Announces April 10 Launch Date For CBOE Short-Term VIX Options With Weekly Expirations CHICAGO and BOCA RATON, Fla., March 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Chicago Board Options Exchange® (CBOE®) today announced that it plans to launch trading of options with weekly expirations on the CBOE Short-Term Volatility IndexSM (ticker symbol: VXSTSM) on Thursday, April 10, pending regulatory approval...
04:52 2019-05-22

The psychology of climate science denial – Science Weekly podcast We revisit the archive as Ian Sample looks at why some people continue to deny anthropogenic global heating, despite the scientific evidence. Could better communication be the key? And what tips can scientists and journalists take from political campaigns? Continue reading......
21:39 2019-08-02

CITADEL SECURITIES SELECTED AS DESIGNATED PRIMARY MARKET MAKER FOR CBOE FUTURES EXCHANGE (CFE) WEEKLY OPTIONS ON VIX FUTURES Chicago, IL, September 23, 2010 - The CBOE Futures Exchange (CFE) today announced that when Weekly options on VIX futures (ticker symbol - VOW) are introduced for trading on Tuesday, September 28, Citadel Securities, LLC will be the Designated Primary Market Maker (DPM). Weekly options on VIX future...
10:26 2019-05-22

CBOE Futures Exchange Announces Launch Date For CBOE Short-Term VIX Futures With Weekly Expirations CHICAGO, Jan. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- CBOE Futures Exchange, LLC (CFE®) announced today that  it plans to launch trading of futures with weekly expirations on the new CBOE Short-Term Volatility IndexSM (ticker symbol: VXSTSM) on Thursday, February 13, pending regulatory review....
04:52 2019-05-22

San Francisco's famed cable cars are set for repairs. That might not be the worst of it for tourists Traveling to San Francisco will lose some of its appeal in September as the city repairs its airport and famed cable cars.        ...
04:52 2019-09-12

Blackface post by Colorado State students sparks outcry as racial issues mount A social media post of four students in blackface is one of several racial bias incidents at Colorado State in the past two years.        ...
04:52 2019-09-12

Trump says October tariffs on Chinese imports will be delayed 'as a gesture of good will' The increased tariffs on China scheduled to go into effect Oct. 1 will be delayed "as a gesture of good will," President Donald Trump said Wednesday.       ...
04:52 2019-09-12

Google Pixel 4 XL revealed in full in three new hands-on video leaks Last year's Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL both suffered from high-profile leaks before their official launch, but Google's 2019 flagships seem to have taken things to another level entirely. A new leak – or rumor – about the Pixel 4 seems to rear its head every single day, and with ...
05:13 2019-09-12

Meredith Vieira says Matt Lauer's 'Today' show ousting felt 'like a gut punch' Meredith Vieira opened up about her reaction to Matt Lauer's firing from the "Today" show in 2017 after sexual misconduct allegations.        ...
05:13 2019-09-12

Actress Kristin Cavallari slammed after 'poor taste' NYC photo on Sept. 11 anniversary "A low cut black dress with a smile shouldn’t be your look for today," an Instagram user commented on Kristin Cavallari's Sept. 11 post.        ...
05:13 2019-09-12

Katie Couric remembers 'exact time' first tower was hit on 9/11, more stars share tributes Americans across the country are remembering the Sept. 11 attacks – including celebrities Katie Couric, Mark Wahlberg, Charlie Puth and more.        ...
05:13 2019-09-12

Fox News contributor Guy Benson marries boyfriend, says Megyn Kelly brought them together Benson's new husband, Adam Wise, said that he watched Benson's episode on "The Kelly File" and emailed him out of the blue, and the rest is history.        ...
05:13 2019-09-12

‘If I’m Sent Back, I Will Die’: Sick Immigrants Tell Their Stories to Congress The immigrants are in limbo as the Trump administration weighs their deportation after the elimination of a program that had enabled them to receive lifesaving medical care....
05:13 2019-09-12

Guatemalan teen was forced to work at Texas restaurant to pay off $10G smuggling debt, authorities say A Texas man faces child trafficking charges after forcing a 15-year-old Guatemalan girl to work at a restaurant to pay off a $10,000 debt she incurred in exchange for being smuggled into the U.S., authorities said Tuesday....
06:00 2019-09-12

Trump delays increase in tariffs on Chinese goods by two weeks ‘as a gesture of goodwill’ The president’s move came after China made a gesture of its own, announcing it would exempt 16 American-made products from tariffs ahead of talks scheduled for next month....
06:26 2019-09-12

NYCHA has failed to fix nearly 60,000 mold complaints Mayor Bill de Blasio’s embattled housing authority failed to fix nearly 60,000 of the leak and toxic mold complaints it received from tenants in recent months — roughly three in every five — despite spending six years under court orders requiring rapid fixes, new court filings show. Tallies ba...
06:26 2019-09-12

White couple gave birth to Asian daughter after fertility clinic mishap A white New Jersey couple who had a daughter through IVF were stunned when the baby developed “Asian features” — and a DNA test proved the husband was not the father, according to their lawsuit against the clinic. Kristina Koedderich and Drew Wasilewski, who are now divorced, went ...
06:26 2019-09-12

Data shows assaults on MTA workers up 39 percent in 2019: union Assaults against subway workers are up 39 percent from last year, the MTA’s largest labor union said Wednesday. Eight-five workers were assaulted through the first eight months of the year — up from 61 through the end of August 2018, union officials said, citing internal agency data. The...
06:26 2019-09-12

Gov. Andrew Cuomo honors Det. Luis Alvarez in moving 9/11 ceremony Gov. Andrew Cuomo paid tribute Wednesday to the late NYPD Detective Luis Alvarez, who delivered stirring testimony urging Congress to permanently extend the Sept. 11 Victims Compensation Fund in June — just weeks before he died of 9/11-related cancer. Alvarez, who underwent 69 bouts of chemoth...
06:26 2019-09-12

6 Obscure Fairy Tales From the Brothers Grimm That Really Need Movie Adaptations We get it: Hansel and Gretel is scary. It’s about two kids who find a witch’s gingerbread cottage and—depending on what version you’re looking at—are either killed, escape, or become witch hunters played by Gemma Arterton and that guy who had a social networking app. But after seeing the trailer for...
06:26 2019-09-12

Does Apple TV+ Need to Be Good? With Apple’s annual September event this year, we finally have answers around what its Netflix streaming contender will look like at launch: sparse in offerings and incredibly cheap—if not altogether free. But before we write it off entirely, Apple’s TV+ foray into streaming may be smarter than it r...
06:26 2019-09-12

Opioid Ghouls at Purdue Pharma Reach Tentative Settlement Worth Billions Purdue Pharma, the Oxycontin manufacturer that largely fueled the opioid crisis, reached a tentative settlement with attorneys representing municipalities, states, and tribes across the country, according to reports from the Washington Post and New York Times.Read more......
06:26 2019-09-12

Trump: U.S. agrees to delay tariff hike on some Chinese goods by two weeks U.S. President Donald Trump said on Wednesday the United States has agreed to delay increasing tariffs on $250 billion worth of Chinese imports from Oct. 1 to Oct. 15 "as a gesture of good will."...
07:13 2019-09-12

Every 2020 Democratic Candidate's Plan to End the HIV/AIDS Epidemic Earlier this year, during a State of the Union address, President Trump called for the end of the HIV epidemic in the U.S. within ten years. But in a new report published weeks after Trump’s bold pledge, the number of new HIV infections stalled for the first time between 2013 and 2016, after years o...
07:39 2019-09-12

Mary Kom, Amit Panghal Among 10 Boxers In TOPS Scheme Apart from the boxers, the committee has also included 22-year-old women's 10m air pistol shooter Yashaswini Singh Deswal and Badminton star Sai Praneeth in the TOPS scheme....
07:39 2019-09-12

White House pushes biofuel deal to biofuel producers, oil refiners: sources White House officials on Wednesday urged U.S. biofuel producers and oil refiners to accept a deal to lift biofuel blending mandates in 2020, saying overlong negotiations could make it hard to enact the change in time for next year, sources familiar with the discussions said....
08:00 2019-09-12

Flowers, Keuchel help Braves beat Phillies 3-1 Tyler Flowers hit a three-run homer, Dallas Keuchel struck out eight in six innings and the NL East-leading Atlanta Braves beat the Philadelphia Phillies 3-1       ...
08:52 2019-09-12

Senzatela's strong outing leads Rockies past Cards 2-1 Antonio Senzatela pitched six strong innings for his first win in two months, Ian Desmond hit a go-ahead home run and the Colorado Rockies beat the St. Louis Cardinals 2-1       ...
08:52 2019-09-12

‘Gig’ workers may live California dream The “gig economy” is on shaky ground in its own home state of California. Legislators there passed a landmark law on Wednesday that could force Uber, Lyft and other “gig economy” companies to classify their workers as employees rather than contractors. The law, which is being vehemently opposed by b...
09:13 2019-09-12

Extreme Weather Displaced a Record 7 Million in First Half of 2019 A new report puts 2019 on pace to be one of the most disastrous years in almost two decades even before the effects of Hurricane Dorian on the Bahamas are tallied. But there was also good news. ...
09:39 2019-09-12

Hasbro's latest weird political swing: A Ms. Monopoly game addressing the gender pay gap Could someone do us a favor and go check on Hasbro, please? Ostensibly one of the most boring companies in the world—give or take a quick acquisition of the Tupac catalog here or there—the board game giant has taken a sharp, highly unsettling veer into the political of late, wandering into instances...
09:39 2019-09-12

Mets collect 9 runs, 11 hits on 9/11 anniversary Todd Frazier and Jeff McNeil each homered twice, helping the surging New York Mets stun Diamondbacks ace Robbie Ray and beat Arizona 9-0 Wednesday night....
09:39 2019-09-12

Tonga PM and democracy campaigner 'Akilisi Pohiva dies, aged 78 'Akilisi Pohiva was a lifelong pro-democracy advocate who rose from humble beginnings to become the first prime minister of the South Pacific island nation elected by parliament rather than appointed by the monarch....
10:52 2019-09-12

‘Stranger Things’ breakout star Millie Bobbie Brown has a new project in the works for Netflix Stranger Things is one of the best shows you can stream right now — Netflix made three seasons so far, and a fourth is in development — and the young actress who plays one of the heroes of the horror series is easily the show’s biggest breakout star. Fans of the series probably kno...
10:52 2019-09-12

How a $6bn under-sea tunnel changed Europe In the 25 years since it opened, the Channel Tunnel has been hailed as wonder of the modern world and become a vital link between the UK and mainland Europe....
11:13 2019-09-12

Australian social media influencers detained in Iran for taking illegal photos with a drone Two Australian social media influencers have been detained in Iran for taking illegal photos with a drone, according to a source with knowledge of the situation....
11:13 2019-09-12

Trump Mulls Ban on Flavored E-Cigarettes Amid Rise in Deadly Lung Disease Linked to Vaping An alarming rise in a mysterious and sometimes deadly lung disease linked to vaping has the Trump administration gunning for non-tobacco-flavored e-cigarettes in a bid to at least discourage young people from taking up the habit....
11:13 2019-09-12

Rep. Ilhan Omar’s Patriotism Questioned During 9/11 Ceremony: ‘Why Your Confusion?’ Aside from doing nothing in response to mass shootings, one of America’s favorite pastimes is touting the virtues of tolerance, diversity, and inclusion. This is a melting pot after all, and post-racial America would never do things like hand pick a woefully underqualified racist to guide our nation...
11:13 2019-09-12

Charles Li, Hong Kong's charismatic exchange chief, leads charge for LSE When Hong Kong Exchange chief executive Charles Li described his company's surprise offer for the London Stock Exchange this week as a "a corporate tale of Romeo and Juliet," listeners outside Asia may have been surprised by the colourful analogy....
12:52 2019-09-12

UPDATE 2-Britain's Morrisons sees better second half after first dip in sales since 2016 Morrisons, the smallest of Britain's big four supermarket groups, forecast improved sales in the second half of the year despite the threat of a no-deal Brexit, after quarterly sales fell for the first time since 2016....
12:52 2019-09-12

ZF eyes sale of stake in Sweden's Haldex, ending ownership stalemate Germany's ZF Friedrichshafen said on Thursday it would look to sell its 20% stake in brake systems maker Haldex in a move which could break the ownership deadlock in the Swedish firm dating back to a bidding war in 2017....
12:52 2019-09-12

Big U.S. Banks Crowd Into Aramco IPO Global investment bankers launched the underwriting process for the initial public offering of Saudi oil giant Aramco, a sign financiers who shunned the kingdom after the murder of journalist Jamal Khashoggi are turning the page....
12:52 2019-09-12

Stocks Hold Firm Ahead of ECB Decision Global stocks wavered ahead of expected stimulus from the European Central Bank, though Asian shares got a boost after the White House delayed extra tariffs on Chinese imports....
12:52 2019-09-12

Landmark paternity case challenges Japan's work culture A 38-year-old Japanese national has filed a lawsuit against his employer for alleged harassment after taking paternity leave, in a landmark case that looks set to challenge Japan's often highly-gendered corporate culture....
12:52 2019-09-12

Blasts rock Cyprus ammunition depot, some slightly injured: minister Blasts rocked an ammunition depot in northern Cyprus on Thursday after a fire broke out in a military zone, with shattered glass slightly injuring some people, the Turkish Cypriot Foreign Minister Kudret Ozersay said....
13:13 2019-09-12

Murray accepts Shanghai wildcard to prolong Asian swing "Former world number one Andy Murray will return to the Shanghai Masters for the first time since 2016 after the Briton was awarded a wildcard for the tournament."...
13:13 2019-09-12

When Retirement Savings Run Short, Freelancing Fills the Gaps Whether they chose to retire or were forced out of a job, a significant chunk of American workers over 50 are finding they need to reinvent themselves for financial reasons....
14:00 2019-09-12

Blue Skies Ahead for Cheap Flights, But Read the Fine Print More no-frills carriers as well as major airlines are offering deals on international flights. Just book ahead and be wary of ancillary fees — they can really add up....
14:00 2019-09-12

Epson's new short throw projector has a screen that rejects room lighting If you're interested in a projector but you're fed up with washed out colors when you watch during the day, Epson might have the solution. The newly announced LS500 Laser Projection TV comes with a special screen to improve the viewing experience in......
14:26 2019-09-12

Mum Emma Blood speaks of heartbreak after one-year-old baby Zakari 'thrown from bridge' The mother of a 12-month-old baby who died when he was allegedly thrown off a bridge into a river told of her heartbreak today, saying she had lost her "whole world and so much more"....
14:26 2019-09-12

What Happened to Urban Dictionary? The crowdsourced dictionary once felt like a pioneering tool of the early internet era. Now in its 20th year, it has become something much more inhospitable....
14:26 2019-09-12

PewDiePie's Attempt to Make Peace With His Critics Angered Some of His Fans PewDiePie's announcement of a donation prompted conspiracy theories and angry memes from some of his fans, who claimed without evidence on Twitter, Reddit, and in the comments of his video that the......
14:26 2019-09-12

Google Advertising Practices Targeted in US Antitrust Probe State attorneys general investigating whether Google is engaged in monopolistic behavior are planning to take a deep look into the tech giant's advertising business....
14:26 2019-09-12

How to Practice Long-Term Thinking in a Distracted World Bina Venkataraman, author of *The Optimist's Telescope*, talks about the future: how to imagine it, how to be optimistic, how to not kill a million babies....
14:52 2019-09-12

Big U.S. Investment Banks Crowd Into Aramco IPO Global investment bankers launched the underwriting process for the initial public offering of Saudi oil giant Aramco, a sign financiers who shunned the kingdom after the murder of journalist Jamal Khashoggi are turning the page....
14:52 2019-09-12

Alexa Answers is now generally available Alexa Answers, a program that solicits answers to unanswered questions to improve Alexa's knowledge, is now generally available after a monthslong preview.Read More...
15:52 2019-09-12

Jacksonville Jaguars' Gardner Minshew and his interesting persona take center stage The Jacksonville Jaguars are set to start Gardner Minshew II at quarterback in place of Nick Foles who is out indefinitely due to a broken clavicle he suffered in Sunday’s game against the Kansas City Chiefs....
15:52 2019-09-12

Aliens of extraordinary abilities It’s a situation I’m all too familiar with from my years working in the London start-up scene. It is a dog-eat-dog environment where it came to attracting, poaching, and holding on to talent. At every company I worked for, I was constantly being offered cash incentives to refer candidate...
15:52 2019-09-12

PSA: You can now cover your iPhone with a monthly AppleCare+ plan forever Along with a bunch of devices announced at its events, the company has quietly made some changes to the payment plans for its AppleCare+ device warranty that’s worth knowing about: you can now pay for the company’s extended warranty plan on a monthly basis, for as long as you like. Apple rolled out ...
15:52 2019-09-12

Trump expected to roll back Obama-era water regulations The EPA proposed replacing the 2015 water rule in December following an executive order from President Donald Trump, who has criticized the regulations for curbing the rights of farmers, developers and landowners....
15:52 2019-09-12

Civil service should put their concerns about no-deal Brexit on the record, says Lib Dem mayoral candidate The civil service should "play their part" by putting their concerns about no-deal Brexit on the record, Liberal Democrat mayoral candidate Siobhan Benita said today....
16:13 2019-09-12

MIT whistleblower Signe Swenson says staffers referred to Epstein as ‘Voldemort’ The whistleblower behind the Massachusetts Institute of Technology’s Jeffrey Epstein donation scandal said her “job was to protect secrets” — and recalled how female staffers mocked him as “Voldemort.” Signe Swenson blew the lid on her ex-boss, Joichi Ito, the ous...
16:13 2019-09-12

iFixit tears down the newest Fairphone—how repairable is it? Fairphone 3 is a 5.65-inch phone, running Android 9 on a Snapdragon 632 with 4GB of RAM and 64GB of storage. [credit: Fairphone ] Dutch company Fairphone believes smartphones can and should ...
16:39 2019-09-12

Conrad Gorinsky obituary Ethnobiologist who became an authority on the medical use of tropical plants but was accused of trying to exploit Amazon tribesAs a long-standing supporter of the rights of indigenous peoples, Conrad Gorinsky, who has died aged 83, was the inspiration behind the creation of the campaigning human rig...
16:39 2019-09-12

TVS Jupiter Grande Gets Smartphone Connectivity The TVS Jupiter Grande is the only scooter in its segment to feature smartphone connectivity. The engine and mechanicals remain the same as the standard TVS Jupiter....
17:00 2019-09-12

Newly released audio recordings show a woman called dispatch to report a drunk driver while she, herself, was intoxicated (KSL) Newly released audio recordings show a Utah woman called dispatch to report a drunk driver while she, herself, was intoxicated. The woman was animated and emphatic as she called in to report the suspected drunk driver, but something about her just didn’t sound right to dispatcher Cassidy Mizel...
17:26 2019-09-12

Endurance athlete attempts to swim between Caribbean islands Endurance athlete Cameron Bellamy will attempt an unprecedented 150km swim from Barbados to St Lucia on Friday in an effort to complete the longest ocean swim in history....
17:52 2019-09-12

Zimbabwe mourners injured surging toward Mugabe’s coffin Several people have been injured in a crush as they surged forward to try to view former Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe’s casket at a sports stadium as thousands of onlookers packed the stands...
18:13 2019-09-12

U.S. flags Huawei 5G network security concerns to Gulf allies The United States has raised its concerns with Gulf allies over a possible security risk in using Huawei's technology for their 5G mobile infrastructure, U.S. officials said on Thursday....
18:52 2019-09-12

On day one, new U.S. envoy to U.N. vows 'strong American leadership' New U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations, Kelly Craft, started work at the 193-member world body on Thursday, pledging to defend U.S. values and interests, support friends and allies and advocate for the poor with "strong American leadership."...
18:52 2019-09-12

Former Netanyahu aide Lieberman could be Israeli kingmaker A former nightclub bouncer with a heavy Russian accent, Avigdor Lieberman used to carry a fresh change of shirt for his political boss, Benjamin Netanyahu....
18:52 2019-09-12

Ancient Continent Discovered Hiding Beneath Europe A mega-continent has been discovered that slid beneath Europe hundreds of millions of years ago. ...
18:52 2019-09-12

Russia Raids Offices and Homes of Political Opposition Nearly 200 homes and offices affiliated with opposition politician Alexei Navalny were searched in one of the biggest ever coordinated strikes against the Kremlin’s political opponents....
18:52 2019-09-12

Strongest woman in the world has a filthy mouth and a heart of gold Jessica Fithen has magenta hair and tattoos. "Filthy" is her nickname because she has a filthy mouth. But her trainer says she has a heart of gold.       ...
18:52 2019-09-12

Drake basketball player charged after accidental shooting seriously injures man Tremell Murphy has been arrested and charged in relation to off-campus shooting of a 19-year-old student. He has been removed from Drake's team.       ...
18:52 2019-09-12

| Mugabe's nephew slams Mnangagwa and Zanu-PF: 'They tormented him' The family of late Zimbabwean president Robert Mugabe have accused current head of state Emmerson Mnangagwa of attempting to force it to betray his wishes for his burial....
19:13 2019-09-12

Alfa boss praises Giovinazzi's Monza comeback after late Spa crash Alfa Romeo Formula 1 boss Fred Vasseur has praised Antonio Giovinazzi for bouncing back from the psychological blow of his costly late Spa crash to finish ninth at Monza...
19:13 2019-09-12

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson Denies Lying to Queen Elizabeth Over Brexit (LONDON) — The British government insisted Thursday that its forecast of food and medicine shortages, gridlock at ports and riots in the streets after a no-deal Brexit is an avoidable worst-case scenario, as Prime Minister Boris Johnson denied misleading Queen Elizabeth II about his reasons fo...
19:13 2019-09-12

Jersey City teacher busted for sex with student after her two kids confronted her A depraved New Jersey substitute teacher charged with having sex with a 14-year-old pupil was busted when her own children had a heated confrontation with her about the long-running abuse, according to a criminal complaint Jersey City teacher Elyse Castillo, 45, allegedly had sex with the student ov...
19:39 2019-09-12

Dead man found rolled up in red carpet outside Harlem Starbucks A man’s lifeless body was found rolled up inside a red carpet outside of a Starbucks in Harlem early Thursday, police said. The grisly discovery was made by a passerby who noticed two feet sticking out of the carpet outside the java chain at the corner of West 145th Street and Bradhurst Avenue just ...
19:39 2019-09-12

Bahamas' count of missing people post-Dorian drops to 1,300: official The Bahamian government now believes there are 1,300 people missing after Hurricane Dorian plowed into the islands, a sharp decline from the 2,500 listed on the missing registry a day earlier, a government spokesman said on Thursday....
19:39 2019-09-12

Consumer Inflation Hits 10-Month High Of 3.21% In August: 10 Points Consumer inflation came in at 3.21 per cent in August, government data showed on Thursday. That marked the highest level recorded since October last year, when it had stood at 3.38 per cent. Consumer......
19:39 2019-09-12

Gap has a new plan to grow its Athleta, Janie and Jack businesses overseas Gap Inc. said Thursday it's opening up its Athleta and Janie and Jack brands to be franchised outside of the U.S., building on its preexisting franchise business with the Gap, Banana Republic and Old Navy banners....
19:39 2019-09-12

Watched by millions, ‘vape influencers’ worry they will become collateral damage in Trump’s new ban On YouTube and elsewhere, an ecosystem of users says the government is overreacting, harming livelihoods and driving people back to tobacco cigarettes....
20:00 2019-09-12

Used Cars, Not Just Millennials, Likely Behind Auto Slump Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman this week said millennials opting for taxi-hailing services like Uber are a factor for the drop in vehicle sales. While the jury is still out on this, automakers......
20:26 2019-09-12

Government Has Special Strategy For Pakistan-Occupied Kashmir: VK Singh Union minister General V K Singh (retd) said here on Thursday that the Union government has a "special strategy" for Pakistan Occupied Kashmir (PoK)....
20:26 2019-09-12

Congress' DK Shivakumar Likely To Be Produced Before Court On Friday Karnataka Congress leader DK Shivakumar, arrested in a money laundering case, is likely to be produced before a Delhi court on Friday on expiry of his 9-day Enforcement Directorate custody....
20:26 2019-09-12

The Trump Administration takes aim at vaping and E-cigarettes The Trump Administration has now gotten involved after a surge of deaths and illnesses connected to vaping and e-cigarettes. The Trump Administration is now weighing in on the dangers of E-cigarettes and vaping. Many critics say the companies that manufacture and sell the products are targeting youn...
20:26 2019-09-12

Ship of horrors: life and death on the lawless high seas From bullying and sexual assault to squalid living conditions and forced labour, working at sea can be a grim business – and one deep-sea fishing fleet is particularly notorious. By Ian UrbinaOn the night of 14 August 2010, the captain of a South Korean trawler, the Oyang 70, left Port Chalmers, New...
20:26 2019-09-12

Adaptation isn’t enough. We’ve got to throw everything at the climate crisis | Fiona Harvey Jonathan Franzen is the latest figure to preach the gospel of adaptation. But without cutting emissions, it won’t workWhen we’re faced with threats of inundation, our reaction has traditionally been to build walls. Sea-level rises, storms and floods have been held back with solid barriers, seawalls ...
20:26 2019-09-12

Family and nun fight for retrial as man convicted by all-white jury faces death Supporters of Rodney Reed, scheduled for execution in November, point to racial bias and questionable evidence“He never had a chance.” That’s what Sandra Reed said at the start of a rally in front of the Texas governor’s mansion calling for a retrial for her son, Rodney Reed.Reed, 51, has been on de...
20:26 2019-09-12

Paraguay may deploy troops after Brazilian gangster escapes in shootout President’s announcement prompts concerns for civil liberties in a country which only emerged from military rule in 1989Mario Abdo Benítez has announced plans to amend Paraguay’s constitution to allow the military a greater role in the battle against increasingly brazen and powerful Brazilian crime ...
20:26 2019-09-12

Gucci goes carbon neutral in bid to tackle climate crisis The planet has gone too far, says CEO Marco Bizzarri, as he outlines greener strategyAs the fashion industry continues to address its role in the climate crisis, Italy’s most valuable luxury brand has said it has become an entirely carbon neutral company.Gucci outlined its strategy on Thursday, whic...
20:26 2019-09-12

Robert Mugabe's family rejects government burial plans Family says former Zimbabwe leader will be buried at home, against authorities’ wishesThe family of Robert Mugabe has said he will be buried in his home town in private, in an apparent snub to Zimbabwe’s government, which wants to inter his body at a national monument.Leo Mugabe, a nephew of the lat...
20:26 2019-09-12

Low-cost fracking offers boon to oil producers, headaches for suppliers At a dusty drilling site east of San Antonio, shale producer EOG Resources Inc recently completed its latest well using a new technology developed by a small services firm that promises to slash the cost of each by $200,000....
20:26 2019-09-12

IMF says it remains engaged in Argentina, focuses on stabilizing economy The International Monetary Fund is continuing talks with Argentina as authorities there try to stem spiraling economic problems in Latin America's third-largest economy, IMF spokesman Gerry Rice told reporters on Thursday....
20:26 2019-09-12

Galaxy Note 10 Review: A Smaller Note Makes For Better Handling When Samsung announced the arrival of two versions of its latest Galaxy Note—the 6.3-inch Note 10 and the 6.8-inch Note 10+—it signaled a small departure from previous years. In spirit, the Galaxy Note 10+ is the true successor to Samsung’s iconic big-screen phone line, while the standard Note 10 se...
20:26 2019-09-12

I Wasted My Life Trying To Climb A Dragon Quest Builders 2 Mountain When I Could Have Walked Since video games have significantly lower stakes than real-world decisions, I am, as a rule, happy to be a reckless fool in them. Eager, even. Many times, this has led to me being a complete and total bonehead. Given the option between a sensible solution to a problem that requires a little plannin...
20:26 2019-09-12

We Are Starting To Suspect That ‘National Video Games Day’ Might Be A Nonsense Holiday Did you know that today is National Video Games Day? We didn’t. In fact, we are getting an inkling that this might not be a real holiday....
20:26 2019-09-12

The Link's Awakening Remake Is A Complete Graphical Overhaul I thought the original The Legend of Zelda: Link’s Awakening looked great on my Game Boy when I was a kid, but they Game Boy had nothing on the graphical capabilities of the Nintendo Switch. In this side-by-side comparison video showing the Switch and the Game Boy Color versions, you can observe the...
20:26 2019-09-12

Behavior modification program can improve incontinence (Reuters Health) – Women with urinary or bowel incontinence who participate in behavior modification programs may experience less severe symptoms and a better quality of life than their counterparts who don't, a small study suggests....
20:26 2019-09-12

Factbox - What does vaping-related illness look like? U.S. health officials are investigating reports of some 450 cases of serious lung illnesses and at least six deaths linked to use of electronic cigarettes or vaping devices....
20:26 2019-09-12

NordVPN Teams is a VPN solution for businesses VPNs have grown increasingly popular among business users who work remotely and need to access company resources securely which is why NordVPN has announced that it is creating a new VPN solution dedicated to business clients.NordVPN Teams will provide users with a full range of features aimed at en...
20:26 2019-09-12

Best laptop for DJs 2019: The best laptops for music production Using the best laptop for music production packed right next to your headphones is crucial, if you’re a musician or a professional DJ. You’ll required one of the best processors – not to mention, plenty of fast RAM – as these will allow the best laptop for music productio...
20:26 2019-09-12

The Story Behind The Biggest Brawl In WNBA History Last month, Brittney Griner of the Phoenix Mercury and Kristine Anigwe of the Dallas Wings got into a fight, which resulted in six ejections and five suspensions. It was the largest WNBA fight since 2008, when the Detroit Shock (now the Dallas Wings) and the Los Angeles Sparks were part of brawl tha...
20:52 2019-09-12

Nintendo debuts Ring Fit Adventure, the Switch’s answer to Wii Fit Nintendo today finally revealed what the heck that ring peripheral it teased last week is all about. Namely, the company’s releasing its Switch version of the Wii Fit, an exercise game called Ring Fit Adventure, which turns that bizarre rubber ring into a whole-body sensor. As most people could prob...
20:52 2019-09-12

Panoramic raises $35 million to unify and model marketing data Panoramic, a startup developing a robust marketing data modeling and analytics solution, today emerged from stealth with $35 million in funding.Read More...
20:52 2019-09-12

Kongregate and Twirlbound will launch Pine on PC and Nintendo Switch on October 10 Dutch game developer Twirlbound and publisher Kongregate will debut the adventure simulation game Pine on the Windows PC, Mac, Linux, and Nintendo Switch on October 10.Read More...
20:52 2019-09-12

Genvid and NTT Docomo demo 5G LAN party at Tokyo Game Show Genvid Technologies and Japan’s NTT Docomo are hosting an interactive streaming event at Tokyo Game Show (TGS) 2019 to show how 5G will transform gaming.Read More...
20:52 2019-09-12

People say their older iPhones stopped working as soon Apple announced iPhone 11 If you have the iPhone 6 or 5S you may want to get a new phone for security updates. iOS 13 will be compatible with iPhone SE and newer models.       ...
20:52 2019-09-12

Influenza Season Has Barely Begun, But a California Child’s Death Is Already Being Classified as ‘Flu-Associated’ A September pediatric flu death in California serves as a stark reminder that getting vaccinated early can save lives. Public-health officials in Riverside County, Calif. announced this week that a recently deceased 4-year-old child from Perris, who had underlying health issues, tested positive for ...
21:13 2019-09-12

Andrew Yang bemoans third Democratic debate date, time: 'Football fans vote too' Democratic presidential candidate Andrew Yang may have hit upon one issue for which he's sure to get bipartisan support: Thursday nights in the fall are for football – not debates....
21:13 2019-09-12

Brazilian lithium producer Sigma in talks with Tesla, other automakers Brazil-based lithium startup Sigma Lithium Resources Corp has held talks with Tesla Inc and other automakers about supplying the key battery ingredient in the coming years, the company's chief executive said on Thursday....
21:13 2019-09-12

Lady Gaga Hopes Her Future Kids Are Inspired by Watching Mom Put on Makeup While she has not taken on the role of mom just yet, Lady Gaga is looking forward to those classic moments with her kids. Amid the triple threat's latest venture, her Haus......
21:39 2019-09-12

Strike a Pose! See the 2019 PCAs Style Star Nominees' Best Looks When it comes to getting red carpet ready, some stars truly stand out. It's part of why we tune into award shows, after all. While celebrating a singer's latest Grammy or watching......
21:39 2019-09-12

Website offers 'Starbucks addict' $1,000 to switch to local for a month A web site is offering $1,000 to a chosen "Starbucks addict" willing to switch to local coffee shops for a full month "literally get paid to drink delicious coffee."...
21:39 2019-09-12

"Single-Use Plastic To Be Banned In A Phased Manner": Ram Vilas Paswan With the government waging a war on single-use plastic, mixed feelings have cropped up with some pointing at the positive environmental impact of such an action and others citing the potential......
21:39 2019-09-12

Prague to remove statue of Soviet marshal who led Red Army forces A district assembly in Prague voted on Thursday to remove a statue of a Soviet World War Two marshal and replace it with a more general memorial following a row that has drawn in the Czech president and Russian authorities....
21:39 2019-09-12

Top Turkish court orders release of jailed Cumhuriyet journalists Turkey's Supreme Court of Appeals ordered on Thursday the release of six former employees of the opposition Cumhuriyet newspaper who were jailed on terrorism-related charges, two of the newspaper's lawyers said....
21:39 2019-09-12

Google to pay 465 million euros in additional taxes in France, boosting settlement to 1 billion Google said on Thursday it agreed to pay 465 million euros in additional taxes to French authorities, boosting the total settlement to end a fiscal fraud probe in the country to nearly 1 billion....
21:39 2019-09-12

What to Do If You Think You're Working With a Psychopath We’ve all had our share of jerky coworkers, but what if you suspect that the person you’re working with is actually a psychopath? What do you do then?...
22:00 2019-09-12

How to Secure Your Browsing With Mozilla's Free Firefox 'VPN' There is no doubt in my mind that Mozilla is looking hard—very hard—at all the different ways it can monetize the Firefox web browser going forward. I’m still thrilled that the company has decided to offer a free VPN service (really a web proxy more than anything else) that gives you an easy way to ...
22:00 2019-09-12

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

Publix: Please don't openly carry guns into our stores Publix is joining the growing number of retailers asking that customers no longer openly carry guns in their stores in states where open carry is legal....
22:26 2019-09-12

Angry Success Academy parent petitions de Blasio for classroom space A frustrated Success Academy parent delivered a petition with 11,000 signatures to City Hall Thursday, demanding classroom space in southeastern Queens. The charter school network contends that Mayor Bill de Blasio and the Department of Education are purposefully withholding seats for elementary sch...
22:26 2019-09-12

A Beautiful Tribute: This Woman Is Using An American Flag-Themed Disposable Napkin In Honor Of Her Country There are few things more beautiful than celebrating our incredible country—the land of the free and the home of the brave—and this amazing American has found a wonderful way to do just that: She is using a flag-themed disposable napkin in honor of the United States of America....
22:26 2019-09-12

New Jersey parents sue fertility clinic after mix-up results in daughter having different biological father: reports A New Jersey couple is suing a fertility clinic after claiming that their daughter, who began to develop “Asian features” shortly after birth, was accidentally conceived using the sperm of an unknown donor, reports say. ...
22:52 2019-09-12

Kailyn Lowry Breaks Silence on Javi Marroquin and Lauren Comeau's Relationship Drama Kailyn Lowry can't seem to escape her ex's drama. Just last month, reports surfaced claiming Javi Marroquin cheated on fiancée Lauren Comeau after police were called to the......
22:52 2019-09-12

Not Unfabulous Anymore: Inside 15 Years of Emma Roberts Before there was Madison Montgomery or Chanel Oberlin or Jill Roberts (where my Scream 4 stans at?!) or whoever the hell she's playing in the forthcoming American Horror Story: 1984, there was......
22:52 2019-09-12

Liam Hemsworth Lives His Best Life During Chris Hemsworth and Elsa Pataky's Latest Trip When life gets tough, family time is the best time. Just a few weeks after Liam Hemsworth filed for divorce from Miley Cyrus, the Hollywood actor traveled to Australia for a special......
22:52 2019-09-12

Bones essential to the fight or flight response The fight or flight response was previously thought to be triggered by the hormone adrenaline, but new research suggests the bone-derived hormone osteocalcin is the first to flip the alarm switch....
22:52 2019-09-12

Triple Crown winner Justify failed a drug test before winning it all Last year, a horse named Justify became a sports superstar by achieving the vaunted Triple Crown, winning the Kentucky Derby, Preakness Stakes, and Belmont Stakes to maintain a spotless record. Now, over a year after ascending to the very top of the horse racing world, the legitimacy of Justify&rsqu...
22:52 2019-09-12

These Japanese Dared to Take Paternity Leave. It Cost Them Dearly. The men bucked norms that parental leave is for women and say that, when they returned to work, their companies punished them with demotions and pay cuts....
23:13 2019-09-12

US to ban flavoured e-cigarettes after hundreds get strange illness The US is planning to ban flavoured e-cigarettes after people have become ill from a mysterious illness, but it is not known if e-cigarettes really are to blame...
23:13 2019-09-12

Will Apple's iPhone 11 be a boom or bust? Jon Fortt, veteran tech journalist Walt Mossberg, tech analysts Pat Moorhead and Shelly Palmer, and CNBC's Julia Boorstin discuss the Apple event....
23:39 2019-09-12

Democrats Will Never Beat Republicans at Their Own Game Amy McGrath, a Democrat, is running a fairly uphill Senate campaign in Kentucky against Mitch McConnell. Her genius plan to beat him is to...outflank him on the right. I feel like I’ve heard this one before....
23:39 2019-09-12

Defender of Brazil’s Indigenous Tribes Murdered ‘Execution-Style’ in Amazon Town Maxciel Pereira dos Santos, a veteran defender of Brazil’s indigenous people, has reportedly been shot dead in a remote Amazon town while riding his motorcycle....
23:39 2019-09-12

Never Forget How Terrible The Newsroom Was Remember HBO’s The Newsroom? I wish I didn’t. But with the 18th anniversary of 9/11, an especially cursed clip from the first season of that especially cursed show has been making the rounds on social media again....
23:39 2019-09-12

Fox Demon Melts Down Over Elizabeth Warren's Plans to Help Workers Fox Business host Stuart Varney, who not too long ago described himself as a “refugee” of “English socialism,” and seems to think workers play no part in a business’s profitability, is really not happy about the idea of sharing profits with workers. Wonder why!...
23:39 2019-09-12

Ben Sasse Has Literally Nothing to Say About Being Endorsed by Trump Sen. Ben Sasse, a Republican from Nebraska who is running for reelection, reportedly had nothing to say on Wednesday about his recent endorsement from Donald Trump....
23:39 2019-09-12

10 best things to do on South Padre Island South Padre Island is easily one of the best beaches in Texas, but there are so many more magical reasons to visit!       ...
23:39 2019-09-12

Paul Walker's daughter, Vin Diesel wish late actor and 'loveliest soul' a happy birthday Loved ones are remembering "Fast & Furious" star Paul Walker on his birthday, including daughter Meadow, Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson" and Vin Diesel.        ...
23:39 2019-09-12

Stocks Climb After ECB Stimulus Package U.S. stocks closed higher after the European Central Bank unveiled a sweeping stimulus package and President Trump said he would delay an increase in tariffs on some Chinese imports....
00:00 2019-09-13

Charlotte on $50K a Year How far does a $50K salary go when you’re starting out? It depends on where you live. Meet Patrick Komorous, a utility-sales representative in Charlotte....
00:00 2019-09-13

UAW board member charged with embezzling union funds Vance Pearson, a 17-year UAW employee who succeeded President Gary Jones as Region 5 director in Missouri last year, is among the current and former officials cited in an investigator’s affidavit as authorizing and concealing union-funded purchases of “luxury items and accommodations for their own p...
00:26 2019-09-13

Queen & Slim go on the run in their new trailer “Well, if it isn’t the Black Bonnie and Clyde.” That’s about the most succinct summary you can get for Queen & Slim, Melina Matsoukas and Lena Waithe’s upcoming drama about two very attractive people on an awkward first date that turns into a combustive romance when they’re forced to go on the r...
00:26 2019-09-13

The Last Christmas trailer promises to fill all your holiday rom-com needs The holiday rom-com is a special breed: Something about the end of the year kicks cinematic romantic travails up into a much heightened level. Ready to reach for that tinseled high bar is Last Christmas, a holiday rom-com with a considerable pedigree. The movie stars Emilia Clarke in a major departu...
00:26 2019-09-13

PepsiCo will pay you to eat junk food with new cashback rewards Cashing in by cashing back. PepsiCo has jumped on the cashback coaster by launching PepCoin, its first-ever digital cashback rewards program for faithful customers. The conglomerate’s new cashback promotion offers snack and soda enthusiasts the opportunity to “earn cash back anytime you buy bo...
00:26 2019-09-13

Antonio Brown catching Tom Brady passes in preparation for Patriots debut The greatest quarterback in history didn’t have to wait long to throw to another Hall-of-Fame talent. Despite facing a recent rape allegation, Antonio Brown participated in his second practice with the Patriots Thursday, and caught multiple passes from Tom Brady during drills in preparation fo...
00:26 2019-09-13

YouTuber PewDiePie scraps $50,000 pledge to anti-hate group after fan backlash Vlogger embraced by far right apologizes for planned donation to Anti-Defamation League, after fans claim conspiracyThe popular YouTuber Felix “PewDiePie” Kjellberg has withdrawn a $50,000 pledge to an anti-hate group, which he had dedicated as a means of atoning for past accusations of racism and a...
00:52 2019-09-13

Win for local news? Facebook expands new tool aiming to shrink 'news deserts' Facebook's "Today In" service will expand to 6,000 cities and towns across the USA, the company announced.       ...
00:52 2019-09-13

Summer Debate Recap: How Did the Top Four Candidates Perform Last Time? Joe Biden, Kamala Harris, Bernie Sanders and Elizabeth Warren are the leading Democrats in the presidential primary. We take a look back at their debate performances....
00:52 2019-09-13

Amid Bipartisan Outcry, White House Agrees to Release Ukraine Aid Two lawmakers said the administration would release $250 million, which is intended partly to train and equip Ukrainian forces defending against Russian incursion....
00:52 2019-09-13

For Mike Pompeo, a Moment of Singular Influence Speculation that Mr. Pompeo may serve as President Trump’s national security adviser as well as secretary of state may be fanciful but underscores his increasing influence....
00:52 2019-09-13

Investing green is all the rage, but benchmarks still hazy Global money managers and companies are rushing to meet a deadline to report on their carbon footprint, but the lack of a standard metric raises concerns their efforts could just be a box-ticking......
01:13 2019-09-13

BioWare's Anthem Added To EA's Subscription Services Anthem’s ignominious fall from “BioWare’s next big thing” to “oh dear” hasn’t hit rock bottom just yet, as today it was announced that the game is being added to EA’s subscription catalogues....
01:13 2019-09-13

YouTube’s PewDiePie pulls $50G pledge to Jewish anti-hate group after apparent backlash from fans Felix "PewDiePie" Kjellberg is pulling his $50,000 pledge to the Anti-Defamation League after his announcement apparently prompted a backlash from some of his fans....
01:13 2019-09-13

What getting rid of tobacco taught CVS This month marks the five-year anniversary of our removal of tobacco from all our stores, and it remains a source of great pride for CVS Health. Without question, going tobacco-free was a bold, purpose-led action that significantly impacted our bottom line, but it was the right decision for our bran...
01:13 2019-09-13

Rally Turkey WRC: Neuville and Mikkelsen in early lead, Tanak seventh World Rally Championship title hopeful Thierry Neuville shared the joint-fastest time on the opening stage of Rally Turkey with team-mate Andreas Mikkelsen as Hyundai set the pace...
01:13 2019-09-13

AP Top Stories 12 P Here's the latest for Thursday, September 12th: House approves guidelines to impeach President Trump; Activists protest fossil fuels ahead of Democratic Presidential debate; Historic flooding in Spain; Hillary Clinton stops by exhibit dedicated to emails.        ...
01:13 2019-09-13

Ohio mother acquitted of killing her newborn Jurors have acquitted a young Ohio mother of killing her newborn. Brooke Skylar Richardson was acquitted of aggravated murder, involuntary manslaughter and child endangerment. Richardson was found guilty of abuse of corpse. (Sept. 12)        ...
01:13 2019-09-13

'Nine surgeries, 20 concussions': Rob Gronkowski reflects on toll of NFL career All-Pro tight end retired in March after nine prolific seasonsGronkowski estimates he suffered 20 concussions in his life Former New England Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski, who announced his retirement in March, said in an interview that he absorbed about 20 concussions in a lifetime on the gridi...
01:39 2019-09-13

Bitcoin, Ethereum, EOS: How "Truncations" Alert You to Big Trend Changes Watch our Crypto Pro Service editor show you examples of recent truncations in Bitcoin, Ethereum and EOS. You'll also discover what's likely next for EOS....
01:39 2019-09-13

Justice Department to declassify name of suspect accused of aiding 9/11 hijackers The Justice Department will declassify the name of an individual accused of assisting two hijackers involved in the Sept. 11, 2001, terrorist attacks, according to a court filing released Thursday....
02:26 2019-09-13

Fact vs. fiction in 'The Goldfinch': The real Dutch painting's remarkable, tragic story Nicole Kidman and Ansel Elgort's "The Goldfinch" is centered around a Dutch masterpiece with a real tragic story that rivals the film's fiction.        ...
02:26 2019-09-13

Tyson Fury can make Deontay Wilder ‘look silly’ in rematch, says trainer They have to get through their next fights, Tyson Fury against Otto Wallin and Wilder a rematch against Luis Ortiz, before meeting again The post Tyson Fury can make Deontay Wilder ‘look silly’ in rematch, says trainer appeared first on Boxing News....
02:26 2019-09-13

Young England team continue remarkable winning streak Caroline Dubois and the young England team continue their run of victories The post Young England team continue remarkable winning streak appeared first on Boxing News....
02:26 2019-09-13

Decline of migrating birds could be partly due to pesticides It’s not just bees that are harmed by neonicotinoids, it’s birds too. A study found the pesticides can cause birds to lose weight and delay their migration (edited) ...
02:52 2019-09-13

150 business leaders call on Congress to take 'common-sense' action on guns The leaders of about 150 companies called on the U.S. Senate to pass gun-control legislation to combat the scourge of mass shootings and gun violence.       ...
02:52 2019-09-13

Champagne makers aren't worried about Brexit Large Champagne houses aren’t worried about no-deal Brexit, since it’s been an English favorite for centuries.       ...
02:52 2019-09-13

Lesbos: Hellish conditions for refugees in Moria The EU-Turkey deal may have reduced the number of people arriving through the Aegean Sea, but conditions for refugees on the Greek islands are going from bad to worse. The camp in Moria is overflowing with refugees....
02:52 2019-09-13

US Lawmakers Urge Trump To Press India To Lift J&K Communication Blackout A bipartisan group of four influential US lawmakers on Thursday expressed concern over the situation in Jammu and Kashmir and urged President Donald Trump to press India to lift the communication......
02:52 2019-09-13

Shalt thou eat an Impossible Burger? Religious doctrine scrambles to catch up to new food technology. Leviticus 11 contains a zoo’s worth of animals. The hyrax and the monitor lizard. The katydid is there, as is the gecko. And it ends: “You must distinguish between the unclean and the clean, between l......
02:52 2019-09-13

Ben Carson cleared by HUD inspector general of misconduct in ordering $31,000 dining room set for office suite The year-long investigation found no evidence that Carson or his wife exerted improper influence over a controversial $31,561 order to replace office dining room furniture....
02:52 2019-09-13

Texas: Locker room review shows normal temps After LSU's Ed Orgeron complained about the lack of air conditioning in the locker room for Saturday's win over Texas in Austin, UT athletics director Chris Del Conte ordered a review, which revealed normal conditions....
02:52 2019-09-13

Tim Tebow, BALCO chemist on witness list in banned drug case The trainer for Tim Tebow and James Harrison has denied allegations of giving or injecting other athletes with banned performance-enhancing drugs.       ...
03:13 2019-09-13

Buccaneers, Panthers called off field due to lightning delay A lightning delay forced the Buccaneers and Panthers off the field on Thursday night with 8:31 remaining in the first quarter.       ...
03:13 2019-09-13

Opinion: Try again, Bob. Baffert's response to Justify drug allegations isn't good enough Instead of hiding behind talking points, trainer Bob Baffert needs to provide real answers to questions about claims that Justify failed a drug test.       ...
03:13 2019-09-13

The Redskins’ secondary is banged up ahead of Sunday’s game vs. Cowboys Starting cornerback Quinton Dunbar, starting safety Montae Nicholson and slot cornerback Fabian Moreau are all dealing with injuries, and their statuses for Sunday have yet to be determined....
03:13 2019-09-13

IKEA's remote for its Sonos-powered speakers ships October 1st When IKEA launched a line of Sonos-powered SYMFONISK speakers last month, the Swedish furniture giant promised an accompanying remote. Spotted by Tweakers, the product page for the puck-shaped controller is now live. The SYMFONISK remote will launch......
04:00 2019-09-13

Huawei boss is willing to license 5G tech to ease spying fears Huawei's CEO Ren Zhengfei said the company is willing to help boost a western rival in the global 5G race as a way to ease tensions with the West. In a recent interview, Ren told The Economist Huawei would give another company "perpetual access" to i......
04:00 2019-09-13

Apollo Tyres Introduces Apterra AT2 Range Of SUV Tyres In the first phase, the Apterra AT2 has been launched in 8 rim sizes to cater to most of the prominent SUVs sold in India and will introduce 6 more sizes in the second phase....
04:00 2019-09-13

China Sees Decline In Electric Vehicle Sales For Second Consecutive Month China has reported a decline of 16 per cent in electric vehicle sales for the month of August. Last month the cumulative sales of all pure-electric, fuel-celled, and plugin hybrids vehicles stood at......
04:00 2019-09-13

AOC, Tlaib rip into ‘ruthless and inhumane’ ex-ICE boss Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez loudly banged a gavel to shut down ex-acting Immigration and Customs Enforcement director Tom Homan when he kept defending himself and his agency after she repeatedly told him that his time had expired during a contentious House hearing. The confrontation occurred Wedne...
04:00 2019-09-13

Here’s What You Need to Know About Saturday Night Live‘s Three New Cast Members Summer is ending, the leaves are changing, and a new season of Saturday Night Live is coming. Although longtime SNL favorite Leslie Jones will be missing from our screens when season 45 of the the late-night variety show kicks off on Sept. 28, viewers will have three new hilarious cast members to lo...
04:52 2019-09-13

Russian police raid offices, homes of Putin critics Russian opposition activist Alexei Navalny's team said Thursday Russian police have raided his regional offices and homes of dozens of his staff and supporters nationwide....
05:13 2019-09-13

California's facial recognition ban for police body cameras heads to governor's desk California could soon become the largest state to ban the use of facial recognition technology in law enforcement body cameras, a significant milestone in the regulation of the burgeoning and controversial technology....
05:13 2019-09-13

CORRECTED-Amid US vaping crackdown, Juul enters China with online store openings U.S. e-cigarettes maker Juul Labs Inc, which faces a widening crackdown on vaping at home, has entered China, with online storefronts on e-commerce sites owned by Alibaba Group and JD.com to tap the world’s largest market of smokers....
05:13 2019-09-13

GLOBAL MARKETS-Asian shares advance on U.S.-China trade hopes, ECB stimulus Asian stocks advanced on Friday as hints of progress in the U.S.-China trade dispute and aggressive stimulus from the European Central Bank helped to counter worries about a global economic slowdown....
05:13 2019-09-13

UPDATE 2-Trump meets with senators from key farm states, touts biofuel deal progress U.S. President Donald Trump said the administration has made progress on a biofuel reform package after he met with U.S. senators from key farm states on Thursday as part of an ongoing effort to boost ethanol demand and help hard-hit corn farmers....
05:13 2019-09-13

Apple put a hilarious Easter egg in its iPhone 11 event roundup video Apple unveiled quite a few products earlier this week during its iPhone 11 event — not just the new iPhones we’ve all been waiting to see. We learned the pricing structure for Apple’s new services, we got a new Apple Watch as well as trio of health studies, and a brand new affordab...
05:39 2019-09-13

Supreme Court's Migrant Ruling Changes Little at Border for Now The Trump administration’s new migrant rule, upheld for the time being by the Supreme Court, could expedite decisions to deport some applicants, but options other than asylum remain....
06:26 2019-09-13

Keep Cockroaches Away With Peppermint Oil No one wants gross pests in their house, but you may not be that enthusiastic about using harsh chemicals around your home as a means of keeping them away. Fortunately, there are all kinds of home remedies for keeping your house pest-free, and essential oils play a big role. Specifically, if you wan...
06:26 2019-09-13

White House moving forward to strip California of vehicle authority: sources The Trump administration is moving forward with a plan to revoke California's authority to set its own vehicle greenhouse gas standards and declare that states are pre-empted from setting their own vehicle rules, three people briefed on the matter said on Thursday....
06:26 2019-09-13

Target 20th Anniversary Collection: Designers from Anna Sui to Zac Posen return Sept. 14 Target is bringing back nearly 300 popular items from over 20 years of designer partnerships including Michael Graves, Isaac Mizrahi and Zac Posen.       ...
06:26 2019-09-13

Obituary: T. Boone Pickens, 1928-2019 The death last week of 91-year-old T. Boone Pickens, the southwest oilman, corporate raider, hedge funder, and philanthropist, reminds us that business tycoons in America used to be more interesting characters than they are now....
06:26 2019-09-13

Call of Duty: Modern Warfare hands-on — Multiplayer beta is showing a more realistic sim Activision kicked off the Call of Duty: Modern Warfare multiplayer beta on the PlayStation 4 today, giving fans their first experience on the PlayStation 4.Read More...
06:52 2019-09-13

Fantasy Basketball Draft Prep: Western Conference training camp battles to watch There is opportunity in closely following whose pulling ahead in camp and preseason competition. Here are Western Conference position battles that can yield Fantasy payoffs....
07:13 2019-09-13

Andrew Yang’s plan to give 10 families $1,000 a month drew giggles, Oprah GIFs — and legal concerns “It’s original, I’ll give you that," said South Bend, Ind., Mayor Pete Buttigieg of Yang's call for people to go to Yang2020.com for a chance to receive $1,000 monthly....
07:13 2019-09-13

Marshall Islands in Pacific Ocean to develop own cryptocurrency: report A small island nation in the Pacific Ocean with a population of 75,000 is moving forward with developing its own cryptocurrency, according to a Thursday report....
07:13 2019-09-13

What to look for from Islanders in Year 2 of Barry Trotz era Even with all those question marks on the roster at the end of last season’s surprising run to the second round of the playoffs, the Islanders managed to remain almost an identical team. The club was able to re-sign three of their four big pending free agents, locking up captain Anders Lee, along wi...
07:39 2019-09-13

UA Volleyball team in Kansas for big tourney TUCSON – Coach Dave Rubio and the Arizona Wildcat Volleyball team are headed to the Midwest to take on the Jayhawks in the Kansas Invitational. Here’s more with the Cats from Thursday’s sportscast:...
07:39 2019-09-13

Skeletal remains in Arizona ID’d as missing New Mexico woman WILLCOX, Ariz. (AP) — Authorities say skeletal remains found last year in Arizona’s Chiricahua Mountains have been identified as a New Mexico woman missing since 2015. Cochise County Sheriff’s officials say bone fragments and a braid of hair located in August 2018 were identified by DNA ...
07:39 2019-09-13

Your 1980s Mitsubishi Delica Van Dreams Live On In Taiwan Have you ever been doing something, minding your own business, say, perhaps, in the middle of a flapjack eating contest, when it suddenly hits you that all of the great mid-engine minivans of the 1980s and 1990s are just gone, at least here in America? Instead of letting that despair consume you, ca...
07:39 2019-09-13

Pak A Hub Of Terror, Spreads Deceitful Narratives On Kashmir: India At UN Describing Pakistan as the "hub of terrorism", India has strongly hit back at the country for raking up the Kashmir issue at the UN Security Council, saying Islamabad misused the UN forum to spread......
07:39 2019-09-13

Rihanna Hosts 2019 Diamond Ball: See Cardi B and More Stars As They Arrive Rihanna's Diamond Ball is the place to be tonight in New York City. Now in its fifth year, the annual gala benefits the star's Clara Lionel Foundation, which she founded in 2012......
08:26 2019-09-13

Adele Officially Files for Divorce From Simon Konecki Adele is moving on. The 31-year-old British singer filed for divorce from Simon Konecki on Thursday, E! News can confirm. In April 2019, a rep for Adele announced she and her partner of......
08:26 2019-09-13

Avril Lavigne Just Gave "Sk8er Boi" Fans a Big Reason to See Her on Tour Avril Lavigne is ready to perform her biggest hits in style! Before the Grammy nominee kicks off her Head Above Water tour this weekend in Seattle, E! News had the chance to visit her......
08:26 2019-09-13

Cubed wombat poop, why your left nut runs hot, among Ig Nobel winners Enlarge / A "Moment of Science" in the 2017 Ig Nobel ceremony: Daniel Davis faces a Tesla coil. (credit: Mike Binveniste/Improbable Research) Over the years, curious intrepid scientists have gleaned insight into why the wombat's poo is cube-shaped, explored the magnetic properties of living and de...
08:52 2019-09-13

See it: Two men captured pushing dead body on shopping cart through Harlem Here’s one thing you can’t actually get at Target: a dead body rolled up inside a red carpet. Two men used a Target shopping cart to push a corpse through the streets of Harlem early Thursday, as captured in this surveillance video obtained by The Post. The footage shows the two men on e...
08:52 2019-09-13

West Coast take on Geelong in AFL finals reeling from Willie Rioli's Asada finding Rioli faces ban of up to four years after anti-doping test‘Something other than urine’ found in test jarWest Coast have many questions that need answers after Willie Rioli’s shock Asada ban but the most pressing query is whether the stunning development has derailed their AFL premiership defence. Th...
08:52 2019-09-13

Andy Murray hoping again to play and beat tennis’s big three • Murray could play singles at new Davis Cup• Scot wants to be ready for Australian Open in JanuaryAndy Murray says he would love to play Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal and Novak Djokovic again before all of them retire, but only if he thinks he has a chance of winning – and he admits he is some way sh...
08:52 2019-09-13

Christian Eriksen 'happy' at Spurs despite transfer speculation, insists Pochettino – video Christian Eriksen is settled at Tottenham Hotspur despite failing to secure a move out of the club in the summer transfer window, manager Mauricio Pochettino has said. Eriksen is in the final year of his contract and had reportedly set his sights on a move to Spain. But Pochettino insisted the contr...
08:52 2019-09-13

New Zealand plans further tightening of gun laws New Zealand's government is planning to further restrict gun ownership by the end of the year. The measures proposed to Parliament come as the country marks six months since deadly attacks at two mosques....
08:52 2019-09-13

US Democratic debate rivals slug it out over health care Democratic Party candidates vying to take on Donald Trump in the 2020 presidential election thrashed out their differences. Front-runner Joe Biden came out fighting amid criticism his policies were too moderate....
08:52 2019-09-13

WeWork considering curbing Neumann's voting power to save IPO: source WeWork owner The We Company's executives, investors and advisers are discussing curbing the voting power of founder Adam Neumann and removing his co-founder wife from a role in succession planning, a person familiar with the matter said on Thursday....
09:13 2019-09-13

Tesla Model 3 The most affordable Tesla yet is tempting on the face of it, so should you yield or resist? When Martin Eberhard and Marc Tarpenning established Tesla Motors in 2003, with Elon Musk joining as chairman shortly after, the subject of this week’s road test was their ultimate goal. Namely, a low-cost, ...
10:00 2019-09-13

Bentley Flying Spur Speed seen with plug-in hybrid system Spyshots of Bentley's sportiest Flying Spur show charging flap for hybrid powertrain, likely to be Porsche Panamera-sourced Bentley is believed to be testing an upcoming flagship Speed variant of its new Flying Spur luxury saloon, and new spyshots show it sporting a plug-in hybrid powertrain.  The ...
10:00 2019-09-13

'Huge seal' helps cops catch fleeing suspects in $687M drug bust, Australian police say Authorities in Australia arrested two men attempting to transport 1.1 tons of illicit drugs worth an estimated $687 million.        ...
10:26 2019-09-13

Two parachutists were free-falling — then US fighter jets flew below them, report says The jets were unaware they were flying near an active parachute site over Chatteris, nor did air traffic controls warn them ahead, the report says.        ...
10:26 2019-09-13

Watch: Make Super-Soft Atta (Wheat Dough) In Just One Minute With This Genius Tip There are times when the dough can go miserably wrong (read: runny or too dry). But what if we tell you there is a way that could help you knead a super-soft dough in just a minute?!...
10:52 2019-09-13

Democrats in presidential debate hint at no swift end to China tariffs Democratic presidential hopefuls criticized President Donald Trump's trade war with China but gave no hint they would work toward a quick resolution if elected, pledging during their debate on Thursday to hold Beijing accountable for "corrupt" practices....
10:52 2019-09-13

Cryptokitties creator Dapper Labs raises $11 million and unveils Flow blockchain Dapper Labs, the company behind CryptoKitties and upcoming projects such as NBA Top Shot, has raised $11 million in funding. It also unveiled Flow.Read More...
10:52 2019-09-13

|LinkedInCEOsaystechregulationrisksstiflinginnovation The combative relationship between Silicon Valley and global regulators has been at the centre of attention for much of the past two years. Technology companies like Facebook and Google have drawn ire from lawmakers who say they may be abusing their powers and aren’t doing enough to protect consume...
10:52 2019-09-13

Volta Fails to Impress in FIFA 20 Demo but Pro Football Feels More Promising FIFA 20 demo released Tuesday on PC, PS4, and Xbox One. We review its offerings, from a peek at Volta street football to the big, new defensive changes coming to pro football....
11:13 2019-09-13

Gionee Smart 'Life' Watch With IPS Touchscreen Launched in India Gionee Smart 'Life' Watch price in India is set at Rs. 2,999, and the smartwatch will go on sale in the country through Flipkart starting Saturday, September 14....
11:13 2019-09-13

High schools embrace 'vape detectors' in fight against bathroom vaping As the numbers of middle and high school students who vape continue to rise -- the US Food and Drug Adminstration says more than 20% of highschoolers use e-cigarettes -- school districts around the country are starting to fight back....
11:13 2019-09-13

Linking Tango and Jazz, Guillermo Klein Looks Back and Ahead The September album “Cristal” by Los Guachos, his multinational 11-piece big band, takes on tunes by the tango star Carlos Gardel, as well as Klein’s own compositions....
11:39 2019-09-13

The CDC's count of vaping lung illnesses nationally is down from last week. Don't exhale yet, and here's why The number of reported cases of pulmonary illness due to vaping is down, but that has more to do with accounting than with any breakthrough.        ...
12:26 2019-09-13

Samsung Galaxy S11 could have a key iPhone 11 camera feature The Samsung Galaxy S11 camera specs are still a mystery, unsurprisingly given that the phone isn't set to release until 2020, but we may now know about the handset's photography 'brain', which will be inspired by key iPhone 11 software, according to a leak.The information comes f...
12:52 2019-09-13

O2 launches unlimited data plans on its mobile deals ahead of 5G roll out Following EE and Vodafone’s recent launch of unlimited data plans (and Three which has been offering unlimited data for years), O2 has now rolled out unlimited data plans of its own.These start from £33 per month on an 18-month SIM-only plan, or can be had for £35 per month on a 12-...
12:52 2019-09-13

Solheim Cup 2019 live stream: how to watch Europe vs USA golf online from anywhere And so it begins...the bi-annual battle between the best female golfers from Europe and the USA - the Solheim Cup. Europe is looking to win back the trophy this year from the USA on home turf. Taking place at Gleneagles in Scotland, Europe go into this year's tournaments favorites despite havin...
12:52 2019-09-13

Harvard says it received $8.9M in donations from Jeffrey Epstein, prior to his conviction Harvard University admitted Thursday that it accepted $8.9 million in donations from Jeffrey Epstein — but no money after the pedophile financier’s 2008 guilty plea. The news follows on the heels of revelations that Epstein donated $7.5 million to the Massachusetts Institute of Technolog...
13:13 2019-09-13

Does the keto diet affect cholesterol? Because the keto diet involves limiting the intake of carbohydrates, it can help reduce cholesterol levels. However, the diet is not suitable for everyone. Learn more here....
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Exclusive: While battling opioid crisis, U.S. government weighed using fentanyl for executions The U.S. Department of Justice examined using fentanyl in lethal injections as it prepared last year to resume executing condemned prisoners, a then untested use of the powerful, addictive opioid that has helped fuel a national crisis of overdose deaths....
13:39 2019-09-13

Delhi University Students' Union Results: ABVP Wins 3 Posts, NSUI 1 ABVP, the students' body linked to the BJP, has swept the Delhi University Students' Union polls, winning three out of the four posts, including President. The NSUI, which is affiliated to the......
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On Kidnapping Suspicion, Man Beaten To Death In Uttar Pradesh A 70-year-old man was beaten to death by a group of people on the suspicion that he was a child lifter at Pinhai Railway Station in Chitrakoot district, the police said on Friday....
13:39 2019-09-13

Robert Vadra, Accused In Money-Laundering Case, Allowed To Travel Abroad Businessman Robert Vadra, accused in a money laundering case, has been allowed by a Delhi court to travel abroad. Mr Vadra, the son-in-law of interim Congress president Sonia Gandhi, had sought......
13:39 2019-09-13

Colbert swipes Biden for his age following debate: You 'clearly don't have a lot of time left' "Late Show" host Stephen Colbert had some fun at the expense of former Vice President Joe Biden and mocked his age during a live post-debate broadcast. ...
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