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Tulisa Contostavlos ordered to pay £70,000 over 'trashed' £1m penthouse littered with cigarette burns

Pop star Tulisa Contostavlos has been ordered to pay more than £70,000 in compensation over claims she "trashed" a rented £1 million penthouse apartment....

Tulisa Contostavlos ordered to pay £70,000 over 'trashed' £1m penthouse littered with cigarette burns

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The World's Most Littered Item Comes Under Fire Cigarette butts are posing an intractable trash problem for regulators and tobacco companies. Regulators are taking a tougher stance on cigarette filter pollution amid concerns about the environmental impact of single-use plastic....
18:13 2019-07-31

Huawei's Yearslong Rise Is Littered With Accusations of Theft and Dubious Ethics The Chinese giant says it respects intellectual property rights, but competitors and some of its own former employees allege the company goes to great lengths to steal trade secrets....
08:13 2019-05-25

Google Maps Littered With Fake Business Listings, Tormenting Competitors and Customers Millions of pushpins on Google Maps point to false business addresses created by firms pretending to be nearby. Some are fibbing to get your business. Others are posted by predators seeing what they can take....
18:26 2019-06-20

$85M penthouse with a ‘trip to space’ is not what it seems One of Manhattan’s most notorious real estate fakes is back in the spotlight — and the deal still stinks. The Atelier, a 475-unit tower built in 2007 on the remote corner of 42nd Street and 12th Avenue, has long garnered attention for the eye-popping $85 million price tag on its so-called penthouse....
20:26 2019-06-03

Shutterstock CEO inks deal for $27M NYC penthouse Now that Shutterstock founder and CEO Jon Oringer and his wife Talia are in contract to sell their 71 Laight St. penthouse for just under its $20 million asking price, as Gimme Shelter previously reported, the couple are moving on to another perch. They have inked a contract to buy a penthouse nearb...
03:13 2019-05-30

Magician Oz Pearlman snaps up $4.5M Brooklyn penthouse This Brooklyn penthouse is no magic trick, but the new home of magician and mentalist Oz Pearlman. The 2,321-square-foot penthouse, at 145 Carroll Gardens, features four bedrooms and 3½ bathrooms. The unit, which was last asking $4.5 million, comes with floor-to-ceiling windows, white oak floors, ni...
16:13 2019-08-08

James Dyson buys £43m penthouse in Singapore Purchase comes months after British inventor revealed plans to move firm to city-stateBillionaire inventor James Dyson has bought a £43m luxury penthouse, thought to be the most expensive flat in Singapore, months after the prominent Brexit supporter announced plans to move his company from the UK t...
18:52 2019-07-12

Meryl Streep just slashed the price of her NYC penthouse Three-time Oscar winner Meryl Streep has cut the price of her Tribeca penthouse. The actress just relisted the full-floor spread at River Lofts for $18.25 million — a 26% discount off the $19.75 million ask when it first went on the market in August 2018. Located at 92 Laight St., River Lofts is a c...
06:39 2019-08-22

A-Rod ‘loved’ the $42.5M Soho penthouse he toured last week Former Yankees third baseman (and now New York City real-estate investor) Alex Rodriguez recently toured the most expensive penthouse atop Soho’s Puck Building. The 7,241-square-foot home is currently on the market for $42.5 million — a 35 percent drop from its original $66 million ask in 2015. Rodr...
03:13 2019-06-13

Cher’s old NYC penthouse returns with $430K price cut You can’t turn back time, but you can tour Cher’s former penthouse. Believe it: the iconic pop singer once lived in this spread at Noho’s Silk Building, which is about to hit the market for $7.55 million — down from its $7.98 million ask with a different brokerage in April. The seller is socialite B...
02:13 2019-06-20

Africa's Tallest Building Will Feature A 3-Floor Penthouse Africa's tallest building is set to open next month as its developers seek to cash in on security fears and traffic jams by building a high-rise residential and retail complex in the heart of......
06:00 2019-09-21

Barbara Sinatra's Los Angeles Penthouse Lists for $8 Million The 5,600-square-foot home, which sits atop the Ten-Five-Sixty on the Wilshire Corridor, is where the late socialite lived after Frank Sinatra’s death....
05:13 2019-07-02

Go Inside Matthew Perry's $35 Million Los Angeles Penthouse Want to live like Matthew Perry? While it's not the Friends apartment in New York, the Chandler Bing character is selling his penthouse in Los Angeles. It could be yours, too--for a......
00:52 2019-08-03

Vera Wang’s old penthouse back on market for $60K a month Fashion designer Vera Wang’s former penthouse at 35 E. 63rd St. is back on the market as a $60,000-a-month rental — down from its $65,000 asking price in May. Wang lived there from 2015 to 2017, while she was waiting for the renovation of her apartment at tony 740 Park Ave. to be completed, as......
22:39 2019-06-27

Bette Midler’s Fifth Avenue Penthouse Goes on the Market for $50 Million Ms. Midler’s “country house” in the city, a triplex at 1125 Fifth Avenue, comes with direct views of the Central Park reservoir and a lush rooftop garden....
18:39 2019-09-06

Singapore's 'Priciest Penthouse': $54 Million, 3 Floors, 5 Bedrooms British billionaire inventor James Dyson has paid a reported $54 million for Singapore's biggest, most expensive penthouse: a three-floor residence with a rooftop terrace, private pool, and jacuzzi....
09:52 2019-07-10

Nets’ Spencer Dinwiddie buys highest penthouse in Brooklyn It’s a slam dunk for Brooklyn Nets point guard Spencer Dinwiddie, who is in contract to buy a penthouse at Brooklyn Point, Gimme Shelter has learned. At 720 feet tall, the under-construction building is set to be Brooklyn’s tallest tower. The penthouse is on the 68th floor — making it th...
03:13 2019-09-05

Hudson Yards developer lists $75M penthouse ahead of move They’re going from a deluxe apartment in the sky to another deluxe apartment in the sky. Billionaire real estate developer and Miami Dolphins owner Stephen Ross, along with his jewelry designer wife, Kara Ross, are listing their Manhattan penthouse for $75 million, the Wall Street Journal reports. T...
00:39 2019-07-17

$58M New York penthouse that Jeff Bezos ogled finds a buyer A $58 million trophy triplex penthouse overlooking Madison Square Park that Amazon’s Jeff Bezos expressed interest in is in contract. That price might be considered a deal, since the penthouse at 212 Fifth Ave. first hit the market for $73.8 million in 2017. The building’s developer, Mad...
19:52 2019-05-22

British billionaire Dyson snaps up Singapore's priciest penthouse British billionaire and inventor of the bagless vacuum cleaner James Dyson has bought the most expensive apartment in Singapore, where his company plans to build an electric car....
10:52 2019-07-10

Lois Lane’s penthouse in 1978 ‘Superman’ movie drops price Otto Naumann, an art dealer, collector and art historian — who is also Sotheby’s client development director — and his wife, Heidi Shafranek, have slightly dropped the price of their 14th-floor home at One Gracie Terrace. The Upper East Side abode is now asking $3.27 million, down from $3.55 million...
05:52 2019-07-04

Billionaire James Dyson reportedly buys $54 million penthouse in Singapore British technology firm founder James Dyson and his wife have reportedly purchased a luxury penthouse in Singapore for a record S$73.8 million ($54.2 million)....
06:26 2019-07-10

Elle Decor fetes 30th year with penthouse design showcase Shelter magazine Elle Decor is celebrating its 30th anniversary by debuting the “House of Elle Decor” in partnership with the 108 Leonard St. condo in Tribeca. The publication installed a designer showcase in the building’s $12.1 million penthouse. Built in 1894 by McKim Mead & Whi...
03:13 2019-09-05

Inside the illicit fetish parties held at this elite Chelsea penthouse The two-story, 2,500 square-foot penthouse — outfitted with a glass-bottom jacuzzi, rooftop garden terrace, spiraling staircase and crystal chandelier — is the epicenter of some of New York City’s most lascivious parties....
16:39 2019-08-11

‘Wall Street’ producer lists Upper East Side penthouse for $9.75M Edward Pressman, who famously produced the 1987 film “Wall Street” (as well as more than 80 others), is putting his Upper East Side penthouse on the market for $9.75 million. The late Sylvia Miles, who passed away this month, played Charlie Sheen’s real estate broker Dolores in the film and its 2010...
02:13 2019-06-20

Corinthia Hotel interiors: neighbouring penthouse sells for £10 million — but only after the beds were changed A multi-millionaire has bought the penthouse beside his favourite hotel, the Corinthia in Whitehall, but only after the beds and mattresses were swapped to the hotel's chosen brands....
19:00 2019-09-18

Homes of the week: a Teddington new-build, a riverside charmer in Watford and a plush harbourside penthouse Homes for sale in the spotlight this week take us from a gated new-build flat with Help to Buy in Teddington, to a plush Chelsea Harbour penthouse in south-west London and a riverside cottage in Watford....
14:26 2019-08-28

Shared ownership in Chelsea: waterfront flats from £160k in same development as Roman Abramovich's £30m penthouse Prices start at £160k for a 25 per cent share of a flat at Chelsea Waterfront on a shared-equity basis, while two-bedroom flats start at £201,000 and three-bedroom flats at £249,000....
14:13 2019-07-19

Homes of the week: an Essex countryside mansion, a Thameside penthouse and a historic one-bedroom terrace house Homes for sale in the spotlight this week include a riverside penthouse overlooking Tower Bridge, a countryside mansion and a historic one-bedroom terrace house in Acton....
09:00 2019-08-21

Michael Winner's widow describes being tied up and left lying in pool of blood during raid at £4m penthouse Film director Michael Winner's widow today described how she was left tied up, struggling to breathe and lying in a pool of blood during a raid on her £4 million Knightsbridge penthouse....
15:52 2019-09-26

New York's most expensive apartment: billionaire art collector sells West Village penthouse for £23.3m in highest value property sale this year A New York apartment which contained artwork so expensive it had to be blurred out in the sales photos is the most expensive second hand property sold in the city this year....
16:39 2019-05-22

Homes of the week: a riverside flat in east London, a prime mansion block penthouse and a Med-style holiday retreat Homes for sale in the spotlight this week include an east London flat with river views, a prime mansion block penthouse in Marylebone and a touch of Med style in Torbay....
01:13 2019-09-18

Meryl Streep's £15 million-view: Mamma Mia star's Tribeca penthouse with spectacular New York skyline views is for sale With views over the Hudson River, Statue of Liberty and Chrysler and Empire State Buildings, the penthouse takes over a whole floor of the Tribeca building....
10:26 2019-08-28

St John's Wood flat overlooking Lords: watch Joe Root and the England team play in the Cricket World Cup from the privacy of your own penthouse With plush interiors and two terraces, the glamorous three-bedroom apartment overlooks the Lord's cricket ground and has fabulous views across London – it is listed at £4.5 million....
09:52 2019-05-23

Inside the Roksanda Ilinčić-designed Gasholders penthouse: top fashion designer adds dramatic style to iconic King's Cross apartment Fashion designers are adding bold, edgy style the interiors of some of the capital's most striking new developments, with Roksanda Ilinčić the latest big name to add her signature colour blocking combinations and textures to a penthouse at The Gasholders in King's Cross....
14:13 2019-07-09

Man who finished cigarette during bar stick-up says he’d do it again The St. Louis man who calmly lit a cigarette and refused to hand over his cellphone when a robber stuck up a bar — a tough-guy moment that went viral after being captured on crime scene video — said he wouldn’t do anything different if it happened again. Tony Tovar told a local NBC...
08:13 2019-08-31

The F.D.A.’s New Cigarette Warnings Are Disturbing. See for Yourself. Weakened by court battles with major tobacco companies, the F.D.A. has softened its depictions of smoking-related illnesses required for cigarette packs....
13:00 2019-08-16

What to do for boiling water burns Boiling water burns, or scalds, can be mild to severe. In this article, learn how to identify the severity and perform first aid for the burn. We also describe when to see a doctor....
11:52 2019-09-21

Senate eyes e-cigarette crackdown The White House has its knives out for the e-cigarette industry — and so does Capitol Hill.Sens. Mitt Romney (R-Utah) and Jeff Merkley (D-Ore.) have penned a bill that largely tracks with President Donald Trump’s crackdown on vaping, according to a draft obtained by POLITICO. The response from Con...
23:39 2019-09-19

FDA targets teens with e-cigarette prevention ads Today, the FDA launched its first e-cigarette prevention TV ads. Part of "The Real Cost" campaign, they're meant to educate teens on the dangers of e-cigarette use. The ads will target nearly 10.7 million teens, aged 12 to 17, who have used e-cigaret......
20:52 2019-07-22

FDA unveils new guidelines for e-cigarette makers The U.S. Food and Drug Administration on Tuesday carved out new recommendations for makers of e-cigarettes, or vapes, including guidelines on how to address public health issues while designing their products....
21:26 2019-06-11

Third e-cigarette death prompts CDC warning A third person has died after using an e-cigarette product. The death of an unidentified person with a history of vaping resulted from a severe lung injury....
10:00 2019-09-07

Why do e-cigarette makers suddenly want to be regulated? Vaping manufacturers have recently begun supporting ‘Tobacco 21’ legislation but are they pushing lax regulation now to head off harsher regulation later?Lobbyists are pushing to increase the legal age to buy tobacco products to 21 in states across America.But public health experts have warned the b...
02:26 2019-09-21

The FDA Is Previewing Some Grisly New Cigarette Warnings The federal government wants to scare the living hell out of you—at least if you’re thinking about smoking. This week, the Food and Drug Administration previewed a series of new warnings that it plans to have plastered on all cigarette products and advertisements. And they’re a doozy.Read more......
13:26 2019-08-16

San Francisco could be first US city to ban e-cigarette sales City supervisors consider move in fight against youth vaping, as FDA investigates its health effectsSan Francisco supervisors are considering whether to move the city toward becoming the first in the US to ban all sales of electronic cigarettes as part of an effort to crack down on youth vaping.Supe...
01:13 2019-06-19

Beijing beckons as Babylon burns As protests rage in Iraq against a backdrop of unemployment, economic mismanagement and chronic underinvestment, Baghdad is looking to Beijing to offer a helping hand. China has not been slow to offer it....
20:26 2019-10-08

Amazon is selling suncream that 'burns fat' as you tan WANT to burn fat ahead of your summer holiday? Apparently, you can lose weight as you tan by applying Sunshapers sun cream. Here's all you need to know....
19:39 2019-07-01

Woodbury Fire burns nearly 100,000 acres TONTO NATIONAL FOREST –  The Woodbury Fire has charred nearly 100-thousand acres. and has been burning for two weeks. As of Sunday night, it is only 25-percent contained. Dry conditions and low humidity are making things tougher for firefighters. Officials said the flames could move fast. Evac...
08:52 2019-06-24

E-cigarette makers' push to raise legal age to 21 may not be all it seems Vaping manufacturers have recently begun supporting ‘Tobacco 21’ legislation but are they pushing lax regulation now to head off harsher regulation later?Tobacco and e-cigarette lobbyists are pushing to increase the legal age to buy tobacco products to 21 in states across America, public health offi...
12:39 2019-09-20

New concerns after e-cigarette explosion breaks 17-year-old’s jaw _____ A 17-year-old was using an e-cigarette when it suddenly blew up in his face. The force of the blow was so powerful that it broke his jaw bone. The explosion could be linked to lithium batteries overheating inside the vape device....
21:13 2019-06-23

Trump administration to ban flavored e-cigarette products The Trump administration said Wednesday it will impose a ban against non-tobacco flavored e-cigarette products, in the wake of several deaths in the United States doctors have linked to vaping....
00:26 2019-09-12

Donald Trump to propose ban on flavorings in e-cigarette President Donald Trump said Wednesday his administration will propose banning thousands of flavors used in e-cigarettes to combat a recent surge in underage vaping. (Sept. 11)        ...
04:52 2019-09-12

San Francisco Set to Approve First-of-Its-Kind Ban on E-Cigarette Sales The city of San Francisco has become the first in the U.S. to move to ban all sales of e-cigarettes in a unanimous vote by city supervisors, SFGate reported on Tuesday, in what officials characterized as an effort to fight back against youth vaping.Read more......
04:39 2019-06-19

Reynolds American files for FDA review of e-cigarette British American Tobacco Plc unit Reynolds American Inc said on Friday it had filed for a review of its Vuse e-cigarettes by the U.S. Food and Drug administration, giving it a lead over its main rival Juul Labs Inc....
02:26 2019-10-12

The Latest: San Francisco closer to ban on e-cigarette sales SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The Latest on San Francisco’s effort to ban sales of electronic cigarettes in the city (all times local): 3:10 p.m. San Francisco supervisors have voted unanimously to move the city toward becoming the first in the United States to ban all sales of electronic cigarettes. S...
04:26 2019-06-19

San Francisco closer to banning e-cigarette sales San Francisco supervisors have voted unanimously to move the city toward becoming the first in the United States to ban all sales of electronic cigarettes. (June 18)        ...
03:39 2019-06-19

Illinois teen sues top e-cigarette maker An Illinois teenager who fell ill with a lung disease after vaping for more than a year has sued a leading e-cigarette maker. Attorneys filed the lawsuit Friday in Lake County Circuit Court on behalf of 18-year-old Adam Hergenreder. (September 13)        ...
04:13 2019-09-14

San Francisco weighs 1st US city ban on e-cigarette sales SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — San Francisco supervisors are considering whether to move the city toward becoming the first in the United States to ban all sales of electronic cigarettes. It’s part of an effort to crack down on youth vaping. The supervisors will vote Tuesday on measures to ban the sale ...
10:13 2019-06-18

More U.S. teens exposed to secondhand e-cigarette vapor (Reuters Health) - Exposure to secondhand chemicals emitted from e-cigarettes is on the rise among middle- and high-school students, a new study suggests....
00:52 2019-08-29

Cigarette Butts Stunt Plants' Growth Other humans aren’t the only living things affected by your smoking habit, scientists in the UK warn. Their new research suggests that at least some plants can’t grow as well in the presence of discarded cigarette butts.Read more......
00:52 2019-07-23

San Francisco bans e-cigarette sales, becoming the first US city to do so San Francisco on Tuesday became the first city in the country to ban e-cigarettes after city officials voted in favor of an ordinance that prohibits the sale of any e-cigarettes that have not yet received Food and Drug Administration clearance....
18:39 2019-06-27

CDC probes lung illnesses linked to e-cigarette use The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is investigating a "cluster" of lung illnesses that it believes may be linked to e-cigarette use after such cases were reported in 14 states....
04:52 2019-08-19

CDC investigates lung illnesses linked to e-cigarette use The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is investigating a "cluster" of lung illnesses linked to e-cigarette use after such cases were reported in 14 states....
22:00 2019-08-18

FTC Probes E-Cigarette Sales and Promotional Methods The Federal Trade Commission is seeking information from six e-cigarette companies to study sales, advertising and promotional methods of their products as health authorities investigate a rash of illnesses linked to vaping....
05:13 2019-10-04

Man ‘with no f–ks left’ lights up cigarette during armed robbery A St. Louis man who’s obviously seen a few things was caught on camera looking completely unphased as an armed thief held up the bar he was drinking in. At one point, the man can be seen lighting up a cigarette — keeping his cool the entire time and refusing to get up from his......
05:00 2019-08-30

India faces first court challenges to e-cigarette ban India's ban on electronic cigarettes has been challenged in a court in the eastern city of Kolkata, marking the start of the first legal battle against the anti-vaping decision....
16:13 2019-09-26

Juul Explores Opening Its Own E-Cigarette Stores in U.S. Juul Labs, the controversial e-cigarette maker, is exploring plans to open its own U.S. retail shops, looking to capitalize on its early dominance of the American market, according to people familiar with the matter....
23:52 2019-05-30

Media companies pull e-cigarette ads from airwaves Major media companies are removing advertisements for e-cigarette companies from their airwaves as concerns over mysterious lung illnesses that appear to be tied to vaping continue to mount....
21:13 2019-09-19

Juul's app-connected e-cigarette keeps tabs on your vaping E-cigarette manufacturer Juul has come under fire for contributing to teen smoking rates. Recently, the company has been scrambling to demonstrate its products are aimed at adults, not teens. Its latest defense is an app-connected e-cigarette which r......
15:52 2019-08-05

San Francisco mayor signs ban on e-cigarette sales San Francisco Mayor London Breed has signed an ordinance that effectively bans e-cigarette sales within the city -- the first of its kind in the United States....
04:00 2019-07-02

Fire in northeastern Spain burns over 12,000 acres Firefighters worked to control a fire in northeastern Spain Thursday that has blazed through 12,355 acres of land since manure combusted on a farm a day ago....
20:52 2019-06-27

Woodbury Fire burns more than 65,000 acres, 42% contained The Woodbury Fire has burned more than 65,000 acres, Tonto National Forest officials said Friday. The fire sparked June 8 in the Superstition Mountains –it is now 42 percent contained. On Thursday, residents of the Roosevelt and Roosevelt Lake area received an evacuation alert. A shelter for evacuee...
05:00 2019-06-22

400+ Indigenous Tribes Under Threat as Amazon Burns The fires blazing across the Amazon rainforest in Brazil are devastating. They’re making international headlines and sparking sadness and outrage across the globe as people worry about how the planet’s “lungs” are taking a backseat to economic interests.  ...
10:39 2019-08-26

Standing burns more calories than sitting or lying A new study of healthy young adults suggests that standing more could be a simple way to raise daily energy expenditure and compensate for sedentariness....
15:39 2019-09-11

Idaho wildfire burns near top U.S. nuclear research lab A wildfire in Idaho has forced one of the United States' top nuclear research labs to cut back personnel Wednesday, as the flames burned near the facility....
13:52 2019-07-24

For Ken Burns, 'Country Music' Is the Song of America In a new PBS series, the director of “The Civil War,” “Baseball” and other documentaries, portrays America’s development through the lens of country music....
19:13 2019-09-11

Smoke Has Blotted Out the Sun in São Paulo as the Amazon Burns What began as a “day of fire” a week and a half ago has now turned daytime skies in São Paulo an inky black. The Amazon has been in deep, deep trouble ever since far-right president Jair Bolsnaro took over running Brazil. Advocates feared his regime would commit ecological “genocide” in the Amazon a...
17:26 2019-08-21

Fire burns 25 acres of land near Bisbee TUCSON – Arizona State Forestry crews are battling a fire that ignited six miles northeast of Bisbee, the organization announced Monday afternoon. According to officials, the fire is currently burning about 25 acres of land, with smoke clearly visible from the surrounding areas. Several aircr...
02:52 2019-07-16

Ken Burns on the love and loss of 'Country Music' Ken Burns, the renowned documentarian known for bringing American history to vivid life, debuts his latest effort on Sunday, "Country Music." The ambitious yet intimate eight-part PBS series chronicles one of the country's indigenous and most beloved musical genres....
06:00 2019-09-14

Ken Burns on America: 'We're a strange and complicated people' Through war, baseball and music, Burns’ monumental TV documentaries have told the story of the USA – a mission he says is even more urgent in the age of ‘alternative facts’Many birthday presents are rapidly discarded or forgotten, but a gift given to a 17-year-old Michigan high-school student, on 29...
18:00 2019-07-31

For These Women, a FIRE That Burns Too Male and Too White Fed up with the bro-heavy archetype of the FIRE trend (“financial independence, retire early”), women are carving out their own niche in the frugal-living movement....
14:13 2019-06-07

Two-alarm fire burns house in midtown TUCSON – Tucson Fire Department is working a two-alarm house fire after the blaze ignited Friday afternoon in midtown. According to TFD, the house involved is located near 17th Street and Campbell Avenue. Details are limited at this time. Crews on scene of a 2 Alarm fire on 17th Street eas...
03:39 2019-06-18

Arsonist burns gay pride flags outside Harlem bar At least one arsonist set two gay-pride flags on fire in front of a Harlem bar just before the start of Pride Month, police said — an act Gov. Cuomo condemned. Cops were called at around 12:20 a.m. Friday to Alibi Lounge on West 139th Street near Adam Clayton Powell Jr. Blvd., where two rainbow......
07:39 2019-06-02

AOC BURNS Rahm Emanuel To a Crisp NO SURVIVORS Former Mayor of Chicago Rahm Emanuel has wasted no time after leaving his post churning out the personal news, but his latest job announcement has drawn ire from none other than Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez....
07:39 2019-06-06

E-cigarette flavors worsen asthma symptoms, study says Some e-cigarette flavors may aggravate asthma symptoms in vapers, according to research published Friday, which contradicts beliefs that the devices are a safe alternative to smoking cigarettes....
03:13 2019-09-21

Regulating e-cigarette flavours may prompt some people to smoke more The results of a survey suggest that regulating the flavours and nicotine levels of e-cigarettes could prompt some younger people to increase their tobacco use...
18:52 2019-07-15

San Francisco's grand plan to ban online e-cigarette sales Nearly 90 percent of all San Francisco high school students who vape get their fix by shopping online or through friends. Just 13.6 percent actually buy their pods at a physical store. The San Francisco Board of Supervisors is acutely aware of this t......
23:26 2019-06-27

India defends e-cigarette ban in court with attack on Juul The impending introduction of Juul e-cigarettes in India was a factor in the government's decision to ban the sale of vaping products, a top government lawyer said in court on Tuesday while defending the order....
03:52 2019-10-02

E-Cigarette Maker NJOY Changes Funding Plan After Vaping Ban E-cigarette maker NJOY Holdings has changed plans for its funding round after the Trump administration announced a plan to pull most vaping products from the market, said people familiar with the matter....
03:39 2019-09-14

BAT sees further growth in vaping, e-cigarette products this year British American Tobacco, the world's No. 2 tobacco company, on Wednesday forecast sales of vaping and e-cigarette products to accelerate in the second half of the year and announced plans to consolidate the business into fewer brands....
09:39 2019-06-12

E-Cigarette Vapor Linked to Lung Cancer in Mice A new study out Monday is yet more evidence that vaping isn’t the completely safe alternative to smoking it was once thought to be. The researchers claim to have found evidence, in mice, that e-cigarette vapor is capable of causing certain kinds of cancer. But there’s still a long way to go before w...
09:39 2019-10-08

FTC probes marketing practices of e-cigarette maker Juul: WSJ The Federal Trade Commission is investigating the marketing practices of e-cigarette maker Juul Labs Inc, the Wall Street Journal reported on Thursday, citing people familiar with the matter....
21:39 2019-08-29

FDA proposes new graphic warnings to display on cigarette packs Congress instructed the FDA to require graphic warnings on cigarettes as part of the 2009 Tobacco Control Act. The tobacco industry successfully fought the initial labels, forcing the FDA to try again....
14:13 2019-08-16

FDA proposes new requirement for graphic labels on cigarette packs The Food and Drug Administration proposed a rule Thursday morning to require cigarette packages to include realistic images showing the health consequences of smoking....
14:39 2019-08-16

FDA proposes graphic warnings on cigarette packs, advertisements The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has proposed that cigarette packs carry graphic new health warnings including pictures and text outlining lesser-known risks of smoking like bladder cancer and diabetes as well as lung cancer....
16:39 2019-08-16

FDA proposes health warnings images for cigarette packs, ads A new rule proposed by the FDA would require images to cover the top half of the front and back of a cigarette pack, as well as cover the top 20 percent of an advertisement, in an effort to warn smokers of health risks....
16:39 2019-08-16

U.S. seeks advertising, sales data on e-cigarette companies The U.S. Federal Trade Commission has ordered a half-dozen e-cigarette companies to turn over sales and advertising data, the federal regulator said on Thursday, in the first sign of a likely probe into their marketing practices....
21:00 2019-10-03

U.S. seeks e-cigarette companies' data on advertising, sales The U.S. Federal Trade Commission has ordered a half-dozen e-cigarette companies to turn over sales and advertising data, the federal regulator said on Thursday, in the first sign of a likely probe into marketing practices by the companies....
19:13 2019-10-03

E-cigarette use, flavors may increase cardiovascular disease risk E-cigarettes are largely considered safer than traditional cigarettes, but a new study suggests use of the devices -- as well as the flavors, regardless of nicotine content -- may pose a new risk for heart disease....
17:00 2019-05-28

UPDATE 2-Reynolds American files for FDA review of e-cigarette British American Tobacco Plc unit Reynolds American Inc said on Friday it had filed for a review of its Vuse e-cigarettes by the U.S. Food and Drug administration, giving it a lead over its main rival Juul Labs Inc....
04:00 2019-10-12

E-cigarette explodes in teen’s mouth, blasts hole in his jaw Kailani Burton thought she was helping her teen son kick his addiction to cigarettes when she bought him a vaporizer. But the Burton family learned the hard way that e-cigarettes come with a potentially horrific risk all their own. “He was screaming, ‘It blew up! It blew up!,’ ” th...
17:26 2019-06-20

Feds rip Juul for claiming its e-cigarette is safer than smoking WASHINGTON — Federal health authorities on Monday blasted vaping giant Juul for illegally pitching its electronic cigarettes as a safer alternative to smoking and ordered the company to stop making unproven claims for its products. The Food and Drug Administration also upped its scrutiny of a number...
21:13 2019-09-09

Daily E-Cigarette Use Can Help Smokers Quit, According to One of the Most Comprehensive Studies Yet E-cigarettes have long been pitched as a healthier alternative to cigarettes, and one that could help smokers kick the habit by delivering nicotine without many of the dangerous byproducts of combustible tobacco products. But there’s plenty of debate in the scientific community as to whether t...
20:26 2019-07-24

Cigarette smoke increases superbug's antibiotic resistance Scientists have exposed bacterial strains to cigarette smoke in the laboratory and found that the smoke increased the bacteria's resistance to antibiotics....
04:52 2019-08-02

Juul faces House investigation over teen e-cigarette use Juul is facing even more heat over concerns that it's contributing to teen vaping. The House Subcommittee on Economic and Consumer Policy has opened an investigation into the "youth e-cigarette epidemic" that could determine if Juul had marketed its......
22:26 2019-06-16

Indonesia to raise cigarette prices by more than a third at start of 2020 Indonesia will raise the minimum price of cigarettes by more than a third from January next year, a finance ministry spokesman said on Friday, as part of the government's efforts to reduce smoking rates....
00:26 2019-09-14

San Francisco takes another step toward becoming first US city to ban e-cigarette sales San Francisco officials voted in favor of becoming the first U.S. city to ban the sale of electronic cigarettes, seeking to curb underage vaping.        ...
03:39 2019-06-19

Man who lost leg in shooting spots limb being used on cigarette packets An amputee is seeking answers as to why a picture showing the remainder of his leg is being featured on cigarette packets to deter people from smoking....
19:52 2019-07-18

The Amazon burns. But another part of Brazil is being destroyed faster The Amazon blazes have captured the attention of the world and its leaders, and for good reason -- the destruction of one of the world's major carbon stores could strike a devastating blow to the fight against climate change, and to the homes and livelihoods of indigenous communities....
14:00 2019-09-22

Europe's heatwave burns on, but eases from record highs A four-day heatwave across western Europe that killed seven people began to ease slightly on Sunday, as temperature alerts were cut back and wildfires slowly brought under control....
01:52 2019-07-01

Country Music: how the Ken Burns series celebrates the outsider In a 16-hour overview of the genre, acclaimed documentarian helps to reframe conversations about inclusivityDocumentarian Ken Burns has stated publicly that he was not particularly a fan of country music at the time he started work on Country Music, his 16-hour historical overview of the genre curre...
07:26 2019-09-24

Woman's blistering 'margarita burns' like 'being cooked from the inside out' Beware of the so-called “margarita burn” this summer. That’s one Canadian woman’s warning after she suffered second-degree burns on her hands from squeezing limes to make cocktails on a recent lake trip. ...
08:00 2019-07-10

Historic 125-year-old church mysteriously burns to the ground A Roman Catholic church that stood in Texas for more than a century mysteriously burned to the ground this week — with insurance adjusters placing the damages at $3 million to $4 million, according to a report. The 125-year-old Church of the Visitation in Westphalia caught fire Monday morning,...
18:52 2019-07-31

Ken Burns shows there’d be no ‘Country Music’ without these humble icons Country Music | Sunday-Wednesday, 8 p.m., PBS Country music is three chords and the truth, said Harlan Howard, one of the genre’s songwriters interviewed in Ken Burns’ new documentary. Four episodes, spanning the 1920s to the mid-1960s, air this week (the remainder will be broadcast the week of Sept...
13:13 2019-09-14

Marvel's Ghost Rider crashes and burns at Hulu The Hulu streaming service has done what neither the powers of Satan, nor Wes Bentley, could manage this week, defeating the Ghost Rider at long last. Deadline reports today that the Disney-owned streaming service won’t be moving forward with a TV series centered on the chain-toting, hat-adverse Spi...
00:00 2019-09-26

| Australia opener Burns back after fatigue disorder Australia Test opener Joe Burns has been cleared to play again after being diagnosed with a fatigue disorder which threatened his chances of being part of the Ashes series....
07:00 2019-07-04

As the Amazon Burns, Europe Leads the Charge on Climate With the Trump administration nearly silent, European leaders have energetically stepped in to take up the mantle of leadership. A trade deal could be at stake....
18:39 2019-08-24

As Amazon burns, Brazil’s Bolsonaro dismisses the crisis Asked about the surging fires in the world’s most precious forest — the area scorched has more than doubled in the past two years — Brazil's president accused his critics of setting them, to “call attention” against his government....
04:26 2019-08-23

A Woman's Vaginal Steaming Left Her with Second-Degree Burns A 62-year-old Canadian woman ended up with painful second-degree burns on her genitals after she attempted an at-home vaginal steaming, according to a case report. Ultimately, it delayed the reconstructive surgery she needed to treat an earlier vaginal injury.Read more......
00:26 2019-08-10

Cardi B's best burns in her new role as Netflix’s rap competition judge Cardi B, with Chance the Rapper and T.I., becomes a music competition judge on Netflix's "Rhythm + Flow." Of course, she has memorable commentary.        ...
07:52 2019-10-10

Four missing after ship capsizes, burns near Georgia coast Rescue teams were searching for four crewmembers after a cargo ship caught fire and capsized Sunday off the Georgia coast, the Coast Guard said.        ...
20:00 2019-09-08

Jason Roy not downcast at his latest failure, says Rory Burns • Batsman out for 22 after dropping down England order• Coach Chris Silverwood backs wicketless Jofra ArcherJason Roy left the field with his middle stump uprooted and no greater sense of belonging in Test cricket. But according to Rory Burns, his close friend, the right-hander remains upbeat regard...
23:26 2019-09-06

Stalin's Azerbaijan prison where water burns like fire If an artist were to sketch a map of Azerbaijan, its southernmost part would be covered in green tea gardens, citrus bushes and the coastal line would be dotted with picturesque lighthouses....
17:26 2019-08-06

Here are the Senate’s sickest burns dished out to Facebook’s Libra Facebook‘s digital currency, Libra, has been causing a bit of a ruckus lately. Since its plans became public a few weeks ago, headlines have largely been awash with why it’s probably a bad idea. Nations all over the globe started to wake up to the reality of a currency controlled by the data hoardin...
22:52 2019-07-17

Dodge Demon Burns At Race Track Because Everyone's A Dick If you’re considering a move into misanthropy but are having trouble transitioning because you just like people so dang much, I think I have something that will help. It’s this video of a guy who manages to catch his Dodge Demon on fire at a Michigan track. He then pisses off the track workers to th...
02:52 2019-08-10

The Fall of Barneys Burns a Hedge-Fund Star Some billionaire hedge-fund managers buy sports teams. Richard Perry snapped up Barneys, one of New York’s most influential luxury department-store chains, but couldn’t save it from industrywide pressures....
12:26 2019-08-06

Ricky Burns: ‘Maybe when I retire, I’ll step back and think I done alright’ But former three weight world champion Ricky Burns has no plan to stop any time soon. He speaks to John Dennen ahead of his clash with Lee Selby The post Ricky Burns: ‘Maybe when I retire, I’ll step back and think I done alright’ appeared first on Boxing News....
03:26 2019-09-20

Man who claims his amputation stump is pictured on cigarette packs is wrong, EU says A man who claims a picture of his amputated leg stump is being used on cigarette packets without his permission is wrong, the European Commission says....
19:39 2019-07-19

New York City sues online e-cigarette retailers over age verification New York City has sued more nearly two dozen online e-cigarette retailers, accusing them of selling their products to underage New Yorkers, the city announced Wednesday....
00:13 2019-10-10

Study suggests e-cigarette flavorings may pose heart risk WASHINGTON (AP) — E-cigarettes aren’t considered as risky as regular cigarettes, but new research finds a clue that their flavorings may be bad for the heart. Longtime smokers sometimes switch to e-cigarettes in hopes of avoiding the cancer-causing chemicals in tobacco smoke. But cigarette smo...
23:52 2019-05-27

FTC orders six e-cigarette makers to turn over all sales and advertising information The Federal Trade Commission demanded information about all sales, promotions, and advertising tactics used by six e-cigarette manufacturers, including Juul Labs, from 2015 to 2018....
21:26 2019-10-03

De Blasio administration sues e-cigarette vendors for marketing to kids New York City is suing more than 20 online e-cigarette vendors, alleging they sold and aggressively marketed their products to minors in the Big Apple. The suit filed by the de Blasio administration in Brooklyn federal court Wednesday alleges the 22 online retailers failed to use age verification sy...
00:39 2019-10-10

Chinese Firm Alibaba To Stop Sales Of E-Cigarette Components In The US Chinese e-commerce firm Alibaba said on Wednesday it will stop selling e-cigarette components in the United States, amid growing regulatory scrutiny and reports of lung disease and some deaths linked......
11:39 2019-10-09

Alibaba to stop sales of e-cigarette components in United States Chinese e-commerce firm Alibaba said on Wednesday it will stop selling e-cigarette components in the United States, amid growing regulatory scrutiny and reports of lung disease and some deaths linked to vaping....
08:00 2019-10-09

FDA faces deadline on adding graphic labels to cigarette packs Subscribe today to the Washington Examiner magazine and get Washington Briefing: politics and policy stories that will keep you up to date with what's going on in Washington. SUBSCRIBE NOW: Just $1.00 an issue!...
18:39 2019-08-14

E-cigarette firms probed over health concerns by U.S. House panel Four dominant e-cigarette manufacturers face a probe into the health impacts of their products, as the U.S. House Energy and Commerce Committee asked on Wednesday about the firms' research and marketing practices....
00:39 2019-08-22

U.S. House panel asks e-cigarette companies to cease advertising A U.S. House panel sent letters to four e-cigarette companies asking them to stop all print, broadcast and digital advertising of their products in the United States, the same day as market-leader Juul said it would pull its ads, the panel said on Thursday....
17:00 2019-09-26

| Cigarette, electric fault among possible causes of Notre-Dame fire: prosecutors A badly stubbed-out cigarette or an electrical fault could have started the devastating fire that ripped through Notre-Dame cathedral in April, Paris prosecutors have said, ruling out any criminal intent....
20:00 2019-06-27

Study: Menthol cigarette smokers have harder time quitting Menthol cigarettes have been disproportionated marketed to black communities for decades, and the effects of that promotion had a lingering effect, new findings show....
22:39 2019-06-17

Milwaukee warns e-cigarette users after 16 hospitalized with lung ailment The city of Milwaukee has issued a health alert to residents, urging them to stop using electronic cigarettes immediately, following several recent hospitalizations....
20:26 2019-08-29

FTC probes marketing practices of e-cigarette maker Juul: source The Federal Trade Commission is investigating the marketing practices of e-cigarette maker Juul Labs Inc sending shares of tobacco stocks down, a person briefed on the matter said Thursday....
22:00 2019-08-29

Watch a man brazenly light a cigarette at gunpoint during an armed robbery If you think you’re cool under pressure, you’ve got absolutely nothing on a St. Louis man who — in a scene that could have easily been part of a Tarantino movie — calmly and brazenly lit a cigarette while the bar he was in was being robbed. Not only that, our fearless hero re...
01:26 2019-09-01

CEO of major tobacco firm resigns amid e-cigarette backlash Alison Cooper, the CEO of UK tobacco group Imperial Brands, will step down as boss once her replacement is found, the company announced Thursday. Cooper, 53, a 20-year Imperial veteran who spent nine years as CEO, will also leave the board of directors. In a statement, chairman Mark Williamson prais...
05:13 2019-10-04

Southern Arizona students testing out e-cigarette prevention program TUCSON-  A new test program based out of the University of Arizona is working to educate pre-teens about the dangers of vaping and addiction. The pilot program is aimed at 5th and 6th graders and includes 22 schools in Oregon and 22 schools in southern Arizona. “We’re evaluating an onlin...
13:13 2019-09-17

E-cigarette users warn Trump that the real culprit is THC vaping Many e-cigarette users are outraged at President Trump for proposing to ban flavored vaping liquids, saying he failed to address the real culprit for the rise in vaping-related illnesses: A rise in black-market products that combine THC, the psychoactive chemical in marijuana, with poisonous oils....
14:13 2019-09-17

U.S. FDA warns flavored e-cigarette makers over social media posts The U.S. Food and Drug Administration and the Federal Trade Commission on Friday issued warning letters to four flavored e-liquid product makers, stepping up pressure on firms using social media influencers to promote their products....
20:26 2019-06-07

Indonesia's planned cigarette tax hike to lead to production cut, layoffs Plans by the Indonesian government to raise tobacco excise tax and minimum cigarette prices next year will force companies to cut production and potentially cause layoffs, industry associations said on Wednesday....
17:00 2019-09-18

BAT warns of steeper declines in cigarette sales, shares slip British American Tobacco (BAT), the world's No. 2 tobacco company, warned on Wednesday of steeper declines in cigarette sales globally mainly due to waning demand in its main U.S. market, sending its shares down more than 4%....
12:52 2019-06-12

Nevada teen suffers a shattered jaw after an e-cigarette exploded in his mouth NBC — A Nevada teen had to go to the emergency room after an e-cigarette exploded in his mouth. The incident happened in March of last year, but was recently profiled in the New England Journal of Medicine. The explosion shattered the 17 year old’s jaw, knocked out several of his teeth a...
05:39 2019-06-21

E-cigarette sales discontinued at Walgreens, Kroger as crisis continues Walgreens and Kroger said Monday that they would stop selling e-cigarettes, becoming the latest retailers to get out of the vaping business.       ...
06:39 2019-10-08

Federal prosecutors investigate e-cigarette maker Juul: report Federal prosecutors in California have launched a criminal probe into e-cigarette company Juul amid a nationwide epidemic of vaping-related illnesses, a new report claims. The scope and focus of the investigation by the US Attorney’s Office for the Northern District of California is unknown, b...
08:13 2019-09-24

Experts, officials warn of e-cigarette dangers at House hearing Heightened concern about the safety of electronic cigarettes was the focus of a congressional hearing Wednesday, which included testimony from experts and the head of the U.S. Food and Drug Administration....
22:00 2019-09-25

Are You Sure That Wine You Ordered Is Actually Dry? Sommeliers and retailers report that “dry” is the most misunderstood term in the world of wine. Our wine columnist separates the subjective from the technical to drill down to the true meaning....
23:39 2019-08-22

Just what the doctor ordered Doctors from across the EU are being trained in Warsaw to work as GPs in the UK. Brexit or no Brexit, the chronic need for doctors is worsening and Europe's biggest employer is reaching across the channel for them....
16:52 2019-05-22

Burns maiden ton helps England take initiative in Ashes opener "Rory Burns smashed an unbeaten maiden test century as England gained the upper hand in the first Ashes test by finishing day two on 267-4, trailing Australia by just 17 runs on Friday."...
05:39 2019-08-03

A Startup Says It Can Automate Growing Perfect Weed Even as Earth Burns Over the years, a number of companies have claimed to make “the first” smartphone-controlled, automated home grow system. But I have thus far been only pitched by one that positions itself as a solution to growing herbs and marijuana in the age of climate catastrophe. That honorific belongs to Seedo...
22:13 2019-06-12

AP Source: Panthers agree to deal with 1st-round pick Burns A person familiar with the situation says the Carolina Panthers have agreed to terms with defensive end and first-round pick Brian Burns on 4-year contract with option for 5th season.       ...
17:52 2019-07-24

'Country Music' registers on lower scale of Ken Burns documentaries Ken Burns' PBS documentaries are always classy affairs, linking a single topic to the vast rubric of American history. Still, there are greater and lesser works within that filmography, and "Country Music" -- an eight-part, 16-hour epic about a lot more than done-me-wrong songs -- distinctly falls i...
15:00 2019-09-16

Hitting the Books: Nero, fiddling from orbit as Earth burns Welcome to Hitting the Books. With less than one in five Americans reading just for fun these days, we've done the hard work for you by scouring the internet for the most interesting, thought provoking books on science and technology we can find and......
01:00 2019-10-13

Vape pen explodes in UK man's car, causes third-degree burns: 'It felt like I was being burnt alive' A man in the United Kingdom is lucky to be alive after his vape pen exploded while he was driving, setting both himself and his car ablaze and leaving him with third-degree burns. ...
18:52 2019-08-09

Man suffers horrific third-degree burns after vape explodes in his pocket The father-of-two, who had been vaping for eight years, was rushed to hospital where medics had to peel off the melted fabric and perform skin grafts....
19:13 2019-07-19

1st Test, Day 2 Live: Pattinson Dismisses Denly, Burns Solid ENG vs AUS 1st Test Day 2 LIVE Score, Ashes 2019: After a subdued start in the morning session, Rory Burns played some free-flowing shots in the following sessions to get close to his maiden Test ton....
18:00 2019-08-02

Some evacuees are returning home after Saddleridge Fire burns 7,500 acres Robin Navickas left behind her hearing aids and even her shoes when the Saddleridge Fire was creeping toward her home. When she returned hours later, everything was reduced to piles of ash....
12:13 2019-10-12

Bride burns butt, tries to drink pain away instead of canceling wedding A bride with a burned behind tried to make the best out of the situation but just ended up being the butt of the joke. A Reddit user posted the story to the site’s bridezilla forums, although this woman isn’t the typical bridezilla. She just seemingly didn’t realize that combining a burned butt and ...
01:00 2019-06-20

Customer burns McDonald's employee with hot coffee after it was too watery: police A customer at a McDonalds in Nashville has been arrested on assault charges after he allegedly threw a hot coffee at an employee on Thursday because it was too watery....
06:26 2019-09-15

Steve Burns to make cameo in ‘Blue’s Clues’ return Here are your three clues: He is beloved by ’90s kids, he wore a green striped shirt and he sat on a thinking chair. That’s right. “Blue’s Clues” is back, and so is Steve. The Nickelodeon hit, which originally aired in 1996, is getting a reboot called “Blue’s Clues & You!,” premier...
20:26 2019-08-28

Target recalls 90,000 USB cables that caused consumer finger burns Target received 14 reports of the cables smoking, sparking or igniting, including two reports of consumer finger burns. You can request a full refund.        ...
02:26 2019-05-30

As the Amazon Burns, Europe Seizes Title of Climate Champion With the Trump administration nearly silent, European leaders have energetically stepped in to take up the mantle of leadership. A trade deal could be at stake....
21:26 2019-08-24

Wildfire smoke worse for kids' health than prescribed burns (Reuters Health) - Children who are exposed to smoke from wildfires may experience a greater health impact than those exposed to smoke from prescribed controlled burns, according to a small study in northern California....
12:13 2019-06-06

Papua protests: capital Jayapura burns during night of violence Indonesian president calls for calm after more than 1,000 protesters take to streets amid unrest over racial slurs and calls for independence Protesters in Indonesia’s easternmost region of Papua have set buildings ablaze in the provincial capital Jayapura, forcing the state power firm to cut off el...
15:26 2019-08-30

Fire burns through Greek pine forest on island near capital Dozens of firefighters backed by water-dropping aircraft are battling a wildfire on an island north of Athens that has left the Greek capital blanketed in smoke...
12:52 2019-08-13

Fighting wildfires with prescribed burns often falls short in US West KINGS CANYON NATIONAL PARK, Calif. — The thick scent of smoke hung in the midday air when a trail along the Kings River opened up to an ominous scene: flames in the trees and thick gray smoke shrouding canyon walls. Firefighters were on the job. In fact, they had started the blaze that chewed throug...
00:00 2019-08-13

Major fire burns Jim Beam whiskey warehouse in Kentucky Officials say a lightning strike may be to blame for a major fire late Tuesday night at a warehouse that stores Jim Beam bourbon in central Kentucky....
20:00 2019-07-03

Famous horse barn burns on Virginia’s Chincoteague Island CHINCOTEAGUE, Va. (AP) — Flames have destroyed a famous horse barn on Chincoteague Island in Virginia. News outlets report firefighters were called Tuesday night to the Misty barn at the Beebe Ranch. Chincoteague Volunteer Fire Company spokeswoman Denise Bowden says flames were shooting 30 feet (9 m...
22:39 2019-06-27

Lung Damage From Vaping Resembles Chemical Burns, Report Says Doctors at the Mayo Clinic examined samples of lung tissue from 17 patients, all of which looked as if the people had been exposed to toxic chemicals, the researchers said....
23:52 2019-10-02

Ken Burns' 'Country Music': The cultural 'Rub' that sparked an American sound "Country Music" begins with a cultural rub, the rise of the Carter Family and Jimmie Rodgers, and the launch of Nashville's own Grand Ole Opry.        ...
22:00 2019-09-16

Hands-on: OnePlus 7 Pro 5G burns 4G iPhone 11 Pro in highway speed test We matched Apple's iPhone 11 Pro against the OnePlus 7 Pro 5G in a real world speedtest across multiple sites in Los Angeles, California. Guess which won?Read More...
19:26 2019-10-09

As Amazon burns, breathing problems spike in nearby communities During the first three weeks of August, one hospital in Porto Velho admitted more than 400 children with respiratory problems — three times the average, officials said. Lines at clinics are growing, and officials say they’re trying to hire more staff....
00:26 2019-08-29

Herbert Burns hopes to clear one last hurdle to claim UFC contract Brazilian Herbert Burns has been through the highs and lows of a promising run in ONE Fighting Championships, multiple yearlong layoffs and more. Dana White's Contender Series represents his best chance at a UFC contract....
20:13 2019-08-06

Fire that destroyed 45K Jim Beam whiskey barrels still burns in Kentucky A major fire that's destroyed 45,000 barrels of bourbon at a Jim Beam storage facility in central Kentucky is still burning after more than two days, authorities said....
00:00 2019-07-06

City Council’s effort to ban menthol cigarette sales in NYC gains support Sales of menthol-flavored cigarettes in the Big Apple could soon be going up in smoke. A Bronx councilman who sponsored legislation to ban the sale of menthol- and other minty-flavored cigarettes says he’s gotten enough support from colleagues to ultimately have it become law. Fernando Cabrera told ...
02:00 2019-09-14

North Carolina sues 8 e-cigarette companies, alleging marketing to children North Carolina Attorney General Josh Stein filed eight lawsuits against eight separate e-cigarette companies on Tuesday, alleging that the companies are "unlawfully targeting children" and not requiring appropriate age verification when selling products....
00:52 2019-08-28

UPDATE 4-E-cigarette firms probed over health concerns by U.S. House panel Four dominant e-cigarette manufacturers face a probe into the health impacts of their products, as the U.S. House Energy and Commerce Committee asked on Wednesday about the firms' research and marketing practices....
05:52 2019-08-22

City Council’s effort to ban menthol cigarette sales gains support Menthol-flavored cigarette sales in Big Apple could soon be going up in smoke. A Bronx councilman who sponsored legislation to ban the sale of menthol- and other minty-flavored cigarettes says he’s gotten enough support from colleagues to ultimately have it become law. Only 25 of the 51 members have...
16:26 2019-09-13

Flipkart, Amazon, Others Rush To Pull Vaping Devices Post E-Cigarette Ban Amazon.com, Walmart-owned Flipkart and other e-commerce portals in the country scrambled on Thursday to pull listings of vaping products a day after the government imposed a nationwide ban on......
15:13 2019-09-19

Daily on Healthcare: Vape shops push back at flavored e-cigarette ban Subscribe today to the Washington Examiner magazine and get Washington Briefing: politics and policy stories that will keep you up to date with what's going on in Washington. SUBSCRIBE NOW: Just $1.00 an issue!...
18:52 2019-09-17

Heartbreaking Pics Show Bird Feeding Cigarette To Baby Chick A mother bird at a beach in Florida was spotted feeding her baby chick a cigarette butt. The heartbreaking scene was clicked by Largo resident Karen Mason, who shared the pictures on Facebook....
16:26 2019-06-28

FDA tells four firms to stop selling flavored e-cigarette, hookah products The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has told four companies to remove 44 of their flavored e-liquid and hookah tobacco products that do not have the required approval for sale in the U.S., the agency said on Thursday....
22:39 2019-08-08

Indonesia finance minister defends plan to raise cigarette prices Indonesia's finance minister defended on Monday a plan to raise cigarette prices by more than a third from next year to reduce smoking rates, after some in the tobacco industry said it would encourage illegal manufacturing and threaten jobs....
18:39 2019-09-16

Police chief gives driver $575 ticket for tossing cigarette out window in Canada Police chief Del Manak in Victoria, British Columbia, caught a driver flicking a lit cigarette out of the car window. It ended with a hefty fine.        ...
22:00 2019-06-12

Bird in Florida spotted feeding baby chick cigarette butt A mother bird at a beach in Florida was spotted feeding her baby chick a cigarette butt, prompting one woman to remind beachgoers this summer to clean up after themselves. A Largo, Fla. resident, who identified herself as Karen Mason online, shared the photo to her Facebook page on Monday. The image...
21:52 2019-06-28

DNA from cigarette butts links man to 12-year-old's kidnapping, sexual assault: prosecutors A Connecticut man was arrested Wednesday in connection with the May kidnapping and sexual assault of a Massachusetts 12-year-old after investigators used DNA from discarded cigarette butts to tie him to the case, prosecutors said. ...
10:00 2019-07-18

Bird seen feeding cigarette to chick is a wake-up call: ‘People just don’t care’ When Karen Mason went to St. Pete Beach in Florida last week, she had planned to spend a quiet evening protecting nesting birds on the shore, something she does two or three times a week during nesting season. But what started off as a typical visit turned into a wake-up call. The avid photographer ...
05:39 2019-06-29

Juul loses home turf as San Francisco bans e-cigarette sales San Francisco will become the first major city in the United States to ban the sale of e-cigarettes as officials look to control the rapid uptick in teenage use of nicotine devices made by companies such as Juul Labs Inc....
20:13 2019-06-27

Spirit Airlines passenger sets off plane smoke detector with e-cigarette A Spirit Airlines passenger was banned from the airline for life after setting off a plane's smoke detector with an e-cigarette, according to a police report....
21:52 2019-06-09

A cigarette or an electrical fault could have started Notre Dame fire, prosecutors say The catastrophic fire at the Notre Dame Cathedral could have been caused by a burning cigarette or an electrical malfunction, French prosecutors said Wednesday....
19:13 2019-06-27

RBS and Santander ordered to fix PPI breaches The Royal Bank of Scotland and Santander have been ordered to audit their PPI processes by the competition watchdog after they failed to send, or sent inaccurate, payment protection insurance reminders to customers....
03:39 2019-08-24

Ordered Deported, Then Sent a $497,777 Fine From ICE Immigrants avoiding deportation by living in houses of worship received notices that they would be fined, the latest measure taken in an ongoing crackdown....
08:13 2019-07-05

Australians who said taxes were 'against God's will' ordered pay up Fanny and Rembertus Beerepoot believed that paying tax amounted to "rebelling against God." A court in Tasmania has ordered the Christian siblings to cough up more than a million Australian dollars each....
12:52 2019-07-18

Tourist falls near Old Faithful Geyser, suffers severe thermal burns A tourist visiting Yellowstone National Park on Sunday suffered severe thermal burns after he tripped into a hot spring near Old Faithful Geyser, according to local reports....
10:00 2019-10-01

Ken Burns' 'Country Music': Waylon Jennings, Emmylou Harris and 'I Will Always Love You' Episode 7 of Ken Burn's country music documentary includes the rise of the outlaws, and the ongoing saga of George Jones and Tammy Wynette.        ...
12:13 2019-09-25

England centurion Rory Burns had a great start but now it's all about being Mr Consistency England cricket do not need to panic after their defeat in the First Ashes Test. The reality is that their greatest ever bowler went down four overs in. It is a nightmare captaining a side a bowler down where, unless your spinner bowls for two people (which Joe Root did not have), a breaking point c...
21:13 2019-08-07

Ken Burns' 'Country Music': George Jones, Kris Kristofferson and 'The Circle' Episode 6 of "Country Music" begins in 1968, when "America was more divided than it had ever been since the Civil War." Country music was not immune.        ...
09:00 2019-09-24

Republicans give platform to climate science deniers while planet burns GOP members used a House hearing on endangered species to peddle the line that more carbon in the atmosphere is a good thingThe climate crisis has become a top issue among Democrats running for president. But many Republican lawmakers are still resistant to the science showing global heating is a se...
03:13 2019-05-23

As Amazon burns, Brazil's Bolsonaro tells rest of world not to interfere Amid growing international criticism over the wildfires raging through the Amazon, Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro on Thursday admitted farmers could be illegally setting the rainforest alight but told foreign powers not to interfere....
02:00 2019-08-23

As Amazon burns, 230 big investors call on firms to protect world's rainforests With widespread fires wreaking havoc on the Amazon, over 200 investors representing some $16.2 trillion under management on Wednesday called on companies to do their part in halting the destruction of the world's largest tropical rainforest....
01:39 2019-09-19

Cochise County fire burns dangerously close to rancher’s home TOMBSTONE — Stan White’s ranch lies 12 miles southeast from the Tombstone Post Office and 35 miles from Douglas. “We have a 750-gallon water tank on there that’s pretty high pressure, it belongs to my neighbor,” he said. “That’s what you have to do when you ...
09:39 2019-07-07

Hotter than Death Valley: Europe burns, sweats in record heat Wildfires burned tracts of land in France and Spain at the weekend as Europe sweltered in record-breaking temperatures that pushed the mercury toward all-time highs on Sunday in Germany, killing at least seven people....
17:52 2019-06-30

Mets pitcher Noah Syndergaard shuts down Indians, then burns them on Twitter New York Mets pitcher Noah Syndergaard delivered six scoreless innings against the Cleveland Indians before owning them on Twitter.       ...
20:26 2019-08-23

Backup QB Kyle Allen burns Cardinals to lead Panthers to first win of season Kyle Allen came up big as he stepped in for the injured Cam Newton, throwing for four touchdown passes in the Panthers' win over the Cardinals.       ...
03:26 2019-09-23

Stepmom arrested after 4-year-old girl dies from boiling water burns A Texas woman is facing charges for not seeking medical treatment for her 4-year-old stepdaughter — who burned herself with boiling water and died, authorities said. Juana Marquez, 42, called 911 on Saturday morning about 12 hours after a large pot of scalding water fell on the child, accordin...
17:52 2019-08-14

Roughly half of Pikangikum residents now evacuated as forest fire burns The commander of Pikangikum's emergency operations centre said on Friday that around 2,000 of the First Nation's approximately 4,000 residents have been moved to Regina and other host communities in Ontario....
03:52 2019-07-13

Deadly Los Angeles wildfire burns with subdued fury after change in weather Firefighters have tightened their grip on a deadly Los Angeles wildfire burning with subdued fury on Sunday after extremely dry desert winds that had stoked the flames gave way to moister, gentler breezes blowing in from the Pacific....
05:00 2019-10-14

Journalist Found Dead With 90% Burns In Madhya Pradesh, Murder Alleged A journalist working for a Hindi daily died after sustaining 90 per cent burns in Madhya Pradesh's Sagar on Wednesday. His brother has alleged that he was set on fire by the additional agriculture......
20:52 2019-06-19

Real estate CEO John Burns on the growing build-to-rent trend More and more homebuilders are thinking of becoming the landlords of the units they're building. CNBC's Diana Olick and John Burns of John Burns Real Estate Consulting join 'The Exchange' to discuss....
01:13 2019-08-01

South Carolina man burns down home because he suspected wife of affair, police say Cops say a man in South Carolina who allegedly discovered his wife was having an affair is the real homewrecker after he decided to get even by torching his home....
20:26 2019-09-09

While the planet burns, Ohio's coal industry gets a bailout | Leah C Stokes I have spent five years investigating state efforts to roll back clean energy laws. Ohio just passed the worst legislation yetBowing to the interests of a few deep-pocketed utilities, Ohio has enacted a controversial new law, dubbed HB 6, subsidizing dirty, decades-old coal plants and gutting the st...
18:39 2019-07-31

Ashes 1st Test Day 5 Live: Pat Cummins Removes Rory Burns Early On Day 5 ENG vs AUS 1st Test Day 5 LIVE Score, Ashes 2019: Australia dominated on Day 4 of the 1st Test, thanks to centuries from Steve Smith and Matthew Wade....
13:13 2019-08-05

Tommy Burns-Jack Johnson and Harry Mallin honoured with plaques Jack Johnson enthralled the world when he chased down Tommy Burns, writes Alex Daley in his Yesterday's Heroes column The post Tommy Burns-Jack Johnson and Harry Mallin honoured with plaques appeared first on Boxing News....
13:13 2019-06-21

Fast-moving LA-area wildfire burns homes, prompts evacuations Four fast-moving wildfires have swept through Southern California, forcing mandatory evacuations for thousands as humidity dropped and winds picked up....
00:52 2019-10-12

As the Number of Vaping-Related Deaths Climbs, These States Have Implemented E-Cigarette Bans Amid growing concern over a mysterious outbreak of vaping-related lung illnesses and deaths, as well as a persistent epidemic of youth use, states are stepping in to limit access to e-cigarette products. State vaping bans are filling what many see as a regulatory void caused by federal inaction. E-c...
02:00 2019-09-26

UPDATE 1-U.S. public health agency probes lung illnesses linked to e-cigarette use The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is investigating a "cluster" of lung illnesses that it believes may be linked to e-cigarette use after such cases were reported in 14 states....
03:39 2019-08-19

Man puffed on cigarette after repeated kicks left kitten dazed and 'trembling': police An Arizona man was arrested Tuesday after he was captured on surveillance footage chasing a 6-week-old kitten around a parking lot and repeatedly kicking it, police said.  ...
09:39 2019-06-06

Romney pushes for e-cigarette recall in response to vaping-related lung illnesses The six vaping-related deaths reported across the country have prompted Republican Sen. Mitt Romney of Utah to push for a recall of e-cigarettes, he said in a letter addressed to Health and Human Services Secretary Alex Azar on Wednesday. ...
22:52 2019-09-12

Mint, menthol e-cigarette liquids high in cancer-causing compound: study A cancer-causing compound banned by U.S. regulators last year as a food additive has been found at potentially dangerous levels in mint and menthol flavored e-cigarette liquids and smokeless tobacco products, researchers said on Monday....
11:00 2019-09-17

Amputee finds picture of him used as EU cigarette warning, despite losing limb in unrelated assault An Albanian man was shocked to learn that a picture of him after his leg amputation was being used as a warning on European Union cigarette packets despite having never granted permission and having lost his limb during a non smoking related incident....
16:26 2019-07-18

New York Gov. Cuomo Pushes Health Officials to Ban Flavored E-Cigarette Sales in the State (NEW YORK) — New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo directed state health officials to ban the sale of flavored e-cigarettes, citing the risk of young people getting addicted to nicotine. The Democrat announced Sunday that the state health commissioner would be making a recommendation this week to the sta...
21:13 2019-09-15

E-cigarette maker Juul sued by school districts in Kansas, Missouri and New York School districts in Kansas, Missouri and New York sued e-cigarette giant Juul Monday, accusing the company of endangering the lives of students through deceptive marketing misconduct....
04:26 2019-10-09

Nxivm ordered to pay more than $1M to investigative firm A federal judge in New Jersey delivered Nxivm sex cult leader Keith Raniere an unwelcome birthday gift on Monday when he ordered the group to cough up more than $1 million it owes to an investigative firm previously hired to fend off a civil lawsuit brought in New Jersey, according to reports. US Di...
20:26 2019-08-27

Price transparency is exactly what the doctor ordered On behalf of doctors across America and their patients, I am writing to underscore the importance of the executive order President Trump signed this week on “Improving Price and Quality Transparency in Healthcare.” Everyone will benefit from this, save for those who profit from keeping Americans in ...
14:39 2019-06-28

Hacker ordered to pay back almost £1m in cryptocurrency A hacker who carried out cyber attacks on dozens of firms including Sainsbury's and Uber while living at a caravan park in Kent has been ordered to pay back more than £900,000 in cryptocurrency he had stashed away....
19:13 2019-08-23

100K ordered to evacuated because of LA wildfire The Saddleridge fire flares up near a firefighter in Sylmar, Calif., Thursday, Oct. 10, 2019. (AP Photo/Michael Owen Baker) LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Latest on California wildfires (all times local): 8:30 a.m. Los Angeles authorities say about 100,000 people have been ordered to evacuate their homes be...
07:52 2019-10-12

A man ordered a beer for $6.76. The hotel charged him $67,689 Australian journalist Peter Lalor typically won't pay more than $10 for a pint. He was accidentally charged more than $67,000 for a beer at a hotel bar in Manchester, England....
19:26 2019-09-06

Toyota ordered to pay $15.8M to Calif. dealer The owner of two California Toyota dealerships accused the automaker of retaliation after he developed software he claimed was better at identifying customers for safety recalls....
22:00 2019-07-15

Jofra Archer and Rory Burns handed England cricket central contracts • Archer handed deal in both Test and limited-overs cricket• Moeen Ali and Adil Rashid lose Test central contractsJofra Archer’s instrumental performances for England in the World Cup and Ashes have led to the paceman being awarded Test and white-ball central contracts for the first time.Archer foll...
14:52 2019-09-20

Large structure fire burns at Santa Clara condo construction site SANTA CLARA, Calif. (KNTV) – A large structure fire at a condominium construction site in Santa Clara sent huge plumes of smoke and flames into the sky Friday morning. Photos posted on Twitter identified the location as a building under construction at the corner of El Camino Real and Scott. ...
05:39 2019-06-29

High Level, surrounding areas evacuated as wildfire burns in northwestern Alberta A mandatory evacuation order was issued for parts of Mackenzie County in northwestern Alberta Monday afternoon as an out-of-control wildfire burned in the area....
16:13 2019-05-21

Lucinda Williams review – battle-scarred alt.country star burns bright Barbican, LondonThe singer brings poignancy and raw feeling to this revealing celebration of her defining album Car Wheels on a Gravel RoadSinger-songwriter Lucinda Williams is celebrating last year’s 20th anniversary of her career-making, genre-spawning album, Car Wheels on a Gravel Road, yet the y...
18:00 2019-07-31

Iranian Woman Dies From Self-Inflicted Burns After Arrest For Attending Soccer Match Sahar Khodayari, a 30-year-old Iranian woman, has died after she self-immolated outside of a courtroom where she was being tried for attempting to enter a soccer match disguised as a man. Khodayari was arrested in March as she tried to attend a match featuring her favorite team, Esteghlal. She was f...
22:39 2019-09-10

Highway 16 reopens, residents return home as wildfire burns west of Edson Highway 16 west of Edson, Alta. reopened early Monday morning and residents who were forced from their homes Sunday have been allowed to return as a wildfire continues to burn west of the town....
16:13 2019-05-21

England stars Rory Burns and Sam Curran ready to boost Surrey's T20 bid Rory Burns and Sam Curran are set to play in Surrey's T20 Blast opener at Essex tonight before joining England's squad for the Test against Ireland next week....
15:52 2019-07-19

Rory Burns says evening with 2005 Ashes winners inspired fighting century • ‘I was ready to run through a brick wall,’ says England opener• Steve Waugh tells Australia batsman to watch and learnRory Burns tasted the sweet success of a maiden Test century against Australia after an evening with members of England’s 2005 Ashes-winning team that left him feeling ready to run...
03:52 2019-08-03

Juul CEO Kevin Burns steps down amid spike in vaping-related deaths Kevin Burns, the chief executive officer of Juul, announced Wednesday that he’s resigning — as deadly vaping-related illnesses continue to sweep the country. Burns will be replaced by KC Crosthwaite effective immediately, the vape company said in a press release. The leadership shakeup c...
14:39 2019-09-25

Fire under control at Exxon petrochemical plant; some workers suffer minor burns Exxon Mobil Corp brought under control a fire that erupted on Wednesday at its Baytown, Texas, refining and chemical plant complex, injuring 37 workers, though none seriously, and sending nearby residents indoors....
03:13 2019-08-01

California boat fire: Authorities say victims likely died of smoke inhalation, not burns California authorities on Friday said victims likely died of smoke inhalation, not burns. They released the names of nine victims.        ...
01:00 2019-09-07

Owner of Timberland, Vans stops buying Brazilian leather as Amazon burns The U.S. parent company of apparel and shoe brands Timberland, Vans and the North Face will no longer buy Brazilian leather, it said on Thursday, as surging forest fires in the Amazon raise questions about how companies are contributing to the destruction of the world's largest rainforest....
20:00 2019-08-29

Bird in Florida spotted feeding baby chick cigarette butt: 'Absolutely disheartening' A mother bird at a beach in Florida was spotted feeding her baby chick a cigarette butt, prompting one woman to remind beachgoers this summer to clean up after themselves. ...
21:52 2019-06-27

China may roll out e-cigarette rules amid global vaping backlash: state media China, the world's largest tobacco market, may introduce rules for the e-cigarette industry as early as next month amid growing health concerns and reports that some products contain toxic elements, state media reported....
13:00 2019-09-24

Juul-sponsored study shows secondhand vaping emissions are much less toxic than cigarette smoke E-cigarette leader Juul said new research in a small study shows emissions from vaping devices are significantly less toxic than secondhand smoke from cigarettes....
10:52 2019-06-14

Utah restaurant owner appears to spray cigarette smoker in face with fire extinguisher A Utah restaurant owner was captured on video Friday appearing to spray a fire extinguisher in the face of a smoker who he claimed was within 25 feet of his business....
09:26 2019-09-23

Spirit Airlines bans passenger whose e-cigarette set off a plane's smoke alarm: reports Spirit Airlines has banned a traveler who set off a plane's smoke alarm after using an e-cigarette, according to multiple reports.       ...
02:26 2019-06-10

North Carolina sues 8 e-cigarette makers for allegedly fuelling ‘vaping epidemic’ among teens North Carolina attorney general Josh Stein, who sued Juul back in May, claims the companies “unlawfully entice young people to become addicted to their harmful products.”...
17:13 2019-08-29

Vaping-Related Death Toll Rises to 18 as Health Officials Sound the Alarm on E-Cigarette Use The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) announced Thursday that the number of people who have died from a vaping-related illness has increased to 18 as of Wednesday. The number of vaping-related illnesses has also increased to 1,080 people in 48 states and the U.S. Virgin Islands. Both ...
02:52 2019-10-04

Connecticut’s attorney general announces investigation into Juul, one of the largest electronic cigarette makers (NBC News)  Connecticut’s attorney general has launched an investigation into Juul Labs and their marketing practices. In a statement, Juul says its e-cigarettes are “designed to help adult smokers switch from combustible cigarettes to an alternative nicotine delivery” and “a...
10:13 2019-08-01

Patient who ordered THC chocolates gets four years in prison GENEVA, Ill. — A suburban Chicago cancer patient who ordered a 42-pound (19-kilogram) package of THC-infused chocolates from a California dispensary to self-medicate has been sentenced to four years in prison. Thomas J. Franzen of Montgomery pleaded guilty in Kane County Circuit Court to possession ...
14:00 2019-06-06

Reagor ordered to pay Ford Credit what it's owed U.S. District Judge Sam Cummings of Texas signed an order saying that due to the passage of time, Ford Credit can file an amended judgment for what is owed in the case. It must do so on or before June 3....
21:00 2019-05-29

Boeing 737 Max ordered by Ryanair undergoes name change Decision fuels speculation that troubled plane will be rebranded once it is given all clear to flyA Boeing 737 Max due to be delivered to Ryanair has had the name Max dropped from the livery, further fuelling speculation that the manufacturer and airlines will seek to rebrand the troubled plane once...
19:52 2019-07-15

Arizona residents ordered to evacuate because of wildfire The human-caused Woodbury Fire in Arizona has already scorched 79 square miles of Superstitions Wilderness since June 8, officials say.        ...
01:39 2019-06-21

Australian who says he invented bitcoin ordered to hand over up to $5bn US court orders Craig Wright to share cryptocurrency haul with the estate of American programmer David KleimanThe Australian man who claimed to have invented cryptocurrency bitcoin has been ordered to hand over half of his alleged bitcoin holdings, reported to be worth up to $5bn.The IT security con...
11:13 2019-08-28

America's F-22 And F-35 Fighters Still Aren't As Ready As They Were Ordered To Be A year ago, then-Secretary of Defense James Mattis ordered America’s air forces to achieve what seemed like an unattainable goal: make eight out of 10 fighter jets ready for action within one year. Today, a good chunk of the Pentagon’s fighter inventory is set to hit that goal—all except for the new...
13:39 2019-09-11

Facebook Must Remove More Content if Ordered, EU Rules The European Union’s top court gave judges in the bloc broader power to order the removal of Facebook posts, dealing a blow to the U.S. tech giant as it faces growing regulatory headwinds on both sides of the Atlantic....
15:39 2019-10-03

Ashes 2019: Rory Burns hits first Test century to put England in box seat against Australia Rory Burns had been in the nineties for more than 10 overs and on 99 for nine balls when he pushed Nathan Lyon to mid-on and just ran. He was quick enough, and a hard-earned Ashes century was his....
21:00 2019-08-02

New Jersey woman watches Pennywise doll float into her yard, promptly burns it with fire In what’s either a clever bit of viral marketing for It: Chapter 2 or a genuinely unnerving bit of happenstance, a plush Pennywise doll covered in odd scribblings floated into a woman’s yard and scared the ever-loving piss out of her. Renee Jensen, a resident of New Jersey’s Harrington Park borough,...
07:52 2019-08-20

Juul CEO Kevin Burns calls vaping-related illnesses 'worrisome,' but won't pull products The CEO of the popular e-cigarette company Juul called the nearly 200 cases of vaping-related illnesses “worrisome” — but said his popular products will stay on the market until “we see some facts.” ...
18:00 2019-08-28

Man suffered groin blisters, severe burns after leaving hair removal cream on too long A man in the U.K. has allegedly been in the hospital for weeks and will remain there for several more after he reportedly left hair removal cream on his groin for a few minutes too long, resulting in gruesome blisters and painful burns....
23:39 2019-08-19

Vernon Davis Hurdles Defender, Burns Eagles For 48-Yard Touchdown, Walks Off In Pain With Jordan Reed inactive, Washington started Vernon Davis at tight end today against the Eagles. It paid off early with this spectacular 48-yard touchdown, but that might’ve used up all the remaining gas in the 35-year-old’s tank....
22:00 2019-09-08

Ken Burns' 'Country Music': The rise of Cash and Elvis, and Patsy Cline's tragic death Episode 4 of Ken Burns' "Country Music," is fueled by the origin stories of giants, including Elvis Presley, Johnny Cash, Patsy Cline and Loretta Lynn.        ...
12:39 2019-09-19

Ken Burns' 'Country Music': Inmate Merle Haggard saw Johnny Cash perform at San Quentin "Country Music" highlights a fascinating musical anecdote: When inmate Merle Haggard saw Johnny Cash perform at San Quentin Prison.        ...
01:39 2019-09-21

Boris Johnson: the clown is crowned as the country burns in hell | Hannah Jane Parkinson It’s 33C in London, 0.2% of the nation has spoken and a DUDE has lied his way about bananas and condoms to high officeWell, here we are then. Someone who could easily be rejected as a Guess Who character for looking too ridiculous is now to lead the country. A man whose DNA profile is the exact same...
19:13 2019-07-23

Nationwide vaping death toll rises, Congress grills FDA for not regulating the e-cigarette industry sooner The nationwide death toll due to vaping-related illnesses rose to 11 Wednesday the same day lawmakers in Congress railed against the Food and Drug Administration for dropping the ball in regulating the e-cigarette industry since the products first arrived to the US in 2007....
13:00 2019-09-26

Feds: 97% of illegal immigrants ordered out in February are in hiding Fed up with thousands of illegal immigrants thumbing their noses at court orders to leave the country, the Trump administration is ramping up warnings that their time is up....
13:52 2019-06-21

Trump says he has ordered 'substantial increase' of Iran sanctions U.S. President Donald Trump said on Wednesday he had ordered his Treasury Secretary to "substantially increase sanctions" imposed on Iran, in the wake of an attack on Saudi oil facilities that some U.S. officials have blamed on Tehran....
18:13 2019-09-18

Monsanto ordered to pay US$2 billion in latest Roundup blow Jury in California orders Bayer-owned Monsanto to pay more than US$2 billion in damages to a couple that sued on grounds the product caused their cancer....
15:52 2019-05-21

New trial ordered for men charged as teens in 1985 death HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — The Connecticut Supreme Court has ordered new trials for two men who were convicted more than three decades ago in the stabbing and beating death of a 65-year-old man. The court found that Ralph “Ricky” Birch and Shawn Henning were convicted based in part on false ...
01:13 2019-06-15

Life in prison ordered for last two death row inmates in New Mexico The New Mexico Supreme Court on Friday vacated the death sentences of the last two inmates awaiting execution in a state that abolished capital punishment a decade ago, ordering both men to be re-sentenced to life in prison....
10:26 2019-06-29

More than 100,000 ordered to evacuate as wildfires rage in southern California The notorious Santa Ana winds — linked to the spread of many wildfires — bring a dangerous mix of witheringly low humidity levels and powerful gusts....
22:39 2019-10-11

Indicted sheriff ordered to surrender gun, not make threats COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — A federal judge has warned a suspended sheriff to not contact anyone in law enforcement about charges he jailed an innocent man and then created a fake police report to try to cover his tracks. The lawyer for suspended Chester County Sheriff Alex Underwood denied he made any th...
21:01 2019-05-21

This Airline Just Ordered 200 of Boeing’s Troubled 737 Max Jets — Even Though They’re Still Grounded Boeing announced its first deal for 737 Max jets since a March grounding that followed two deadly crashes, landing a $24 billion agreement with British Airways owner IAG SA. The airline group signed a letter of intent for 200 of the single-aisle planes, Boeing said in a statement Tuesday. IAG, led b...
18:13 2019-06-18

Rumours Of "Radioactive Water" In Paris, Probe Ordered After the panic, the prosecution: investigators in Paris have opened an enquiry to track down the source of false reports last week that drinking water in the French capital had been contaminated....
14:26 2019-07-23

Floating digital billboard company ordered to pay NYC $100K A Manhattan federal judge torpedoed a lawsuit filed by New York City targeting floating digital billboards, in the wake of a decision by Gov. Andrew Cuomo outlawing the maritime eyesores — but the company will still have to fork over a $100,000 penalty. The city originally sued the company behind th...
20:00 2019-10-08

Partial recount ordered in Malawi’s presidential election LILONGWE, Malawi (AP) — Malawi’s electoral commission says it has been blocked from announcing presidential election results until a “transparent recounting of the ballot papers” in 10 districts including the country’s commercial hub, Blantyre. The High Court injunction was o...
22:26 2019-05-25

Partial recount ordered in Malawi's presidential election Malawi's electoral commission says it has been blocked from announcing presidential election results until a "transparent recounting of the ballot papers" in 10 districts including the country's commercial hub, Blantyre....
21:52 2019-05-25

Trump says he has ordered substantial increase of Iran sanctions U.S. President Donald Trump said on Wednesday he had ordered Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin to "substantially increase sanctions" imposed on Iran, amid escalating tensions between Washington and Tehran....
16:13 2019-09-18

Turkish bee ordered to be destroyed evades authorities in Britain A Turkish bee that stowed away to Britain with a vacationing family was handed a death sentence by the government, but escaped before it could be carried out....
20:39 2019-08-01

Siblings who claimed paying taxes was ‘against God’s will’ ordered to pay $1.4 million The siblings claimed God is the "supreme law of this land.” They said paying taxes weakens their dependency on him, which leads to curses “in the form of droughts and infertility."...
00:00 2019-07-19

Streaming service VidAngel ordered to pay $62.4M for pirating movies A federal jury in Los Angeles on Monday ordered movie streaming service VidAngel — known for removing the curses and nudity from films — to pay $62.4 million to Disney, Fox and Warner Bros. for ripping off their content, according to reports. U.S. District Judge Andre Birotte had already...
15:00 2019-06-18

Man who won $30M lottery while in middle of divorce ordered to share winnings PONTIAC, Mich. — A suburban Detroit man who was in the middle of a divorce when he won more than $30 million must share the lottery windfall with his ex-wife. The Michigan appeals court says a marriage isn’t over until it’s over. It means Mary Beth Zelasko can keep $15 million awarded by...
08:00 2019-06-21

Michigan man ordered to share lottery winners from during divorce A Michigan man who won a $30 million lottery jackpot while in the midst of divorce proceedings must split the money with his ex, an appeals court ruled....
21:52 2019-06-21

Lawyer who told clients marijuana use was legal ordered to pay $370,000 A Florida lawyer who informed his clients they were legally allowed to grow cannabis was arrested on multiple felony charges and ordered to pay a couple who took his advice nearly $370,000....
20:39 2019-08-17

Trump Ordered New Chinese Tariffs Over Objections of Advisers President Trump overruled advisers to ramp up tariffs on China after a heated exchange in which he insisted levies were the best way to make China comply with U.S. demands, according to people familiar with the matter....
17:39 2019-08-05

New Orleans: evacuations ordered as city braces for possible hurricane Forecasters say the biggest danger is not destructive winds but the slow-moving storm’s heavy rainMandatory evacuations were ordered south-east of New Orleans, Louisiana, on Thursday as the city and a surrounding stretch of the Gulf coast braced for a possible hurricane over the weekend that could u...
17:26 2019-07-11

Dow drops 400 points after Trump ‘ordered’ US companies from China The Dow Jones Industrial Average slid more than 350 points in the minutes following a tweet from President Trump "ordering" U.S. companies to find suppliers out of China....
01:39 2019-08-24

| EX-FIFA exec Warner ordered by judge to pay $79 million Former FIFA vice president and North American regional football president Jack Warner has been ordered to pay $79 million in damages by a federal judge....
21:00 2019-07-11

Brush fire on Maui, Hawaii, evacuations ordered A brush fire has prompted evacuations and diverted some flights on the Hawaii island of Maui, officials said Thursday. People in at least two towns were told to leave. (July 12)        ...
11:52 2019-07-12

790,000 in Japan ordered to evacuate as rain threatens mudslides Residents of southwestern Japanese cities Kagoshima, Kirishima and Aira have been ordered to evacuate, warned of life-threatening landslides caused by torrential rains, the cities said Wednesday....
14:26 2019-07-03

El Paso Suspect Ordered Gun and Moved Out in Weeks Before Attack The suspect’s mother called the police about a gun her son had ordered. Her lawyer said that it was an “informational call” and that she did not raise concerns he was a threat....
04:26 2019-08-09

S. Carolina sheriff ordered to pay $200K for wrongful arrest LEXINGTON, S.C. (AP) — The sheriff’s department of Lexington County, South Carolina, has been ordered to pay $200,000 to a woman wrongfully arrested and charged with shoplifting from an area Walmart. The State reports a jury ruled that former Deputy Darren Wiseman violated Sabrina Jackson̵...
14:13 2019-06-06

Cardiff ordered to pay Nantes €6m over Emiliano Sala transfer • Fifa rules Welsh club must hand over first instalment• Cardiff and Nantes given 10 days to appealCardiff City have been ordered to pay Nantes the first €6m (£5.3m) instalment of the transfer fee for Emiliano Sala, which is a defeat for the club’s argument that the contract to sign the player was n...
06:26 2019-10-01

More than 900 children separated from families since stop ordered, says ACLU Group said in court filing 911 children had been separated at border since June 2018 order, and one in every five is under age fiveThe American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) said more than 900 children have been separated from their families at the border since a judge ordered last year that the prac...
18:52 2019-07-31

Los Angeles Barbershop Ordered to Pay $80,000 for Discriminating Against HIV-Positive Customer In the fall of 2017, Nikko Briteramos was turned away from Los Angeles barbershop King of Kuts, despite getting his hair cut there several times before. But things changed once a barber disclosed to the shop’s owner he was HIV positive, Briteramos said. When he went to King of Kuts in October for a ...
20:26 2019-06-11

Inspections ordered on some A380s after wing cracks found European regulators have ordered inspections on some older Airbus A380 superjumbo airplanes after some cracks were detected in wings on the world's largest passenger aircraft....
14:00 2019-07-09

Siblings who claimed income taxes 'against God's will' ordered to pay $1.4 million Two Australian siblings who refused to pay income taxes for eight years because it went “against God’s will” were reportedly ordered to give $1.4 million to Australia’s tax office this week....
13:00 2019-07-18

LaFarge Brookfield cement plant burns scrap tires to reduce emissions and give up coal The LaFarge Brookfield cement plant began burning 20 tonnes of scrap tires a day this summer to fuel its cement-making operations while moving away from burning coal to help reduce the plant’s carbon footprint....
02:00 2019-09-19

‘Gypsy Sisters’ star Kayla Williams’ grandson hospitalized for burns from scalding hot bath: report "Gypsy Sisters" star Kayla Williams’ 1-year-old grandson is reportedly in the hospital undergoing skin graft surgery following a terrifying incident Sunday morning that left the baby boy with second-degree burns, according to TMZ....
12:26 2019-09-26

Ken Burns' 'Country Music': Garth Brooks, Reba, 'Go Rest High' and the death of Johnny Cash The eighth and final episode of Ken Burns' "Country Music" documentary brings viewers to the other end of an epic 16-hour journey.        ...
01:52 2019-09-27

Chemical burns from vaping? Lung damage resembles mustard gas exposure, Mayo Clinic doctors say Doctors from the Mayo Clinic analyzed lung tissue samples from patients who became ill after vaping and determined the damage to their lungs resembles chemical burns, such as those from mustard gas, a chemical agent used during World War I. ...
20:26 2019-10-04

Boxing News at Five: Fury wants to fight ‘Big Baby’ on October 5, Linares and Burns set to meet on September 7 in Glasgow Tyson Fury is hoping to fight either Jarrell Miller or Trevor Bryan on October 5, while Jorge Linares vs. Ricky Burns looks done for September 7 The post Boxing News at Five: Fury wants to fight ‘Big Baby’ on October 5, Linares and Burns set to meet on September 7 in Glasgow appeared first on Boxing...
19:26 2019-07-08

E-cigarette advocates are furious about San Francisco’s new ban, and a public health official said it’s an ‘ideological vendetta’ that will ultimately hurt smokers Spencer Platt/Getty San Francisco officials passed an e-cigarette ban on Tuesday, outlawing the tobacco devices from being sold in stores or shipped to the city. E-cigarette advocates are angry about the ban, saying it takes away a smoking cessation method many former cigarette smokers use to manag...
06:13 2019-06-28

VidAngel ordered to pay $62 million for family-friendly video piracy Several years ago, “clean” video streaming platform VidAngel was forced to file for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection after it got hit by a lawsuit from Disney, 20th Century Fox, and Warner Bros. for violating copy-protection systems and illegally streaming videos without permission. VidAngel’s whole...
00:26 2019-06-19

P Chidambaram Ordered To File Affidavit On Source Of Government Documents The Delhi High Court today directed former finance minister P Chidambaram, arrested in the INX Media corruption case, to file an affidavit disclosing the source of certain government documents,......
20:13 2019-09-24

Facebook must remove illegal posts if ordered, top EU court rules The European Union's top court said in a landmark ruling Thursday governments in the 28-nation bloc can order social media giant Facebook to monitor and remove posts that are deemed unlawful....
16:26 2019-10-03

EU court advisor: Facebook can be ordered to seek out illegal comments An advisor to the EU's top court said on Tuesday that Facebook could be ordered to seek out all content on its platform identical to that found to be illegal by a court injunction....
10:39 2019-06-04

Former high-flying hedgie ordered to cough up $90M in bonus trial Time to cough it up, Paul. After a decade of sensational courtroom allegations about his rough treatment of underlings — ranging from death threats to taunting a worker with his blingy new watch — hedge-fund mogul Paul Touradji will have to pony up as much as $90 million to two ex-employees, who cla...
02:39 2019-06-07

Jailed Citgo executives ordered to stand trial in Venezuela CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — A judge in Venezuela has ordered a trial in the case of six American oil executives held for 18 months on corruption charges that have contributed to tensions with the U.S. During a hearing Friday, judge Rosvelin Gil dismissed a defense request that the six employees of Hou...
11:39 2019-06-08

Polygamous sect leader ordered to stop Minnesota building GRAND MARAIS, Minn. (AP) — Officials in northern Minnesota have ordered a temporary halt to construction on land linked to a man who led a secretive polygamous sect’s compound in South Dakota. Cook County officials issued the cease-and-desist order Friday to a company tied to Seth Jeffs. KARE-...
04:00 2019-05-30

New Jersey referee who ordered wrestler to cut dreadlocks suspended for 2 years A New Jersey high school referee was handed a two-year suspension on Wednesday after he forced a teenaged wrestler to cut off his dreadlocks moments before a match to avoid forfeiting it....
01:39 2019-09-19

Facebook ordered by U.S. judge to turn over data privacy records A U.S. judge ordered Facebook Inc to give shareholders emails and other records concerning how the social media company handles data privacy, after data for 87 million users was accessed by the British political consulting firm Cambridge Analytica....
04:01 2019-06-01

| Nigeria football chiefs ordered to face corruption trial Nigeria's High Court has ordered five top football bosses to face trial for corruption, as they are accused of stealing millions of dollars intended to develop the game....
20:26 2019-05-28

Movie sanitizing service ordered to pay $62 million in piracy suit A jury has ordered "family-friendly" movie service VidAngel to pay $62.4 million to Hollywood studios for pirating their content. Disney, 20th Century Fox and Warner Bros. sued the company over copyright infringement. VidAngel bought retail DVDs of m......
05:26 2019-06-20

Boyfriend of actress Hayden Panettiere ordered to stay 100 yards away from her Brian Hickerson, 30, pleaded guilty to a felony domestic violence charge involving the "Nashville" actress and was ordered to stay 100 yards from her.        ...
00:52 2019-05-24

Sister of former Pakistani president ordered held in graft probe Pakistani anti-corruption authorities ordered one of the leaders of the opposition Pakistan Peoples Party to be confined to her residence on Friday as they continued an anti-graft crackdown that critics say is aimed at stifling dissent....
17:26 2019-06-14

Arrest warrant ordered for former Pemex CEO Lozoya -local media A federal judge has issued an arrest warrant for a former chief executive of Mexican state oil firm Petroleos Mexicanos (Pemex), Emilio Lozoya, and an executive of steelmaker Altos Hornos de Mexico, or AHMSA , Mexican news agency Notimex reported on Tuesday....
22:52 2019-05-28

21 Thousand Women In US Ordered Abortion Pills Online In 6 Months As many as 21,000 women in the United States ordered abortion pills online in the past six months- between October 2018 and March 2019-according to figures revealed by a charity Aid Access....
15:00 2019-05-22

NYPD ordered to release all videos from fatal 2017 shooting A judge has ordered the NYPD to release videos from a 2017 fatal shooting, saying that keeping police footage from the public flies in the face of the key goal of the body-worn camera program: transparency. The police department must release all of its footage — a total of 48 minutes from eight body...
21:39 2019-06-16

NYC correction officers ordered to stop calling inmates ‘perps’ It’s the softer side of doing hard time. As the City Council weighs new legislation to guarantee more “humane” living accommodations for inmates — including calling them by their preferred pronouns — the Department of Correction has quietly revamped its rules for identifying inmates to make it...
11:39 2019-10-11

David Ortiz shot in botched hit job ordered for his friend: authorities The David Ortiz shooting was a case of mistaken identity by a group of bungling hit men who were targeting one of the Red Sox great’s friends — but got confused because they were both wearing white pants, officials reveled on Wednesday. The roughly $8,000 assassination was ordered against the retire...
06:52 2019-06-20

US Ordered Into Mediation On Border Patrol Treatment Of Migrant Children A U.S. federal judge on Friday ordered the government into mediation to resolve serious concerns about the treatment of migrant children at crowded U.S. border patrol facilities in Texas....
04:39 2019-06-29

Thousands of Indian students, tourists ordered to leave Kashmir Thousands of Indian students and visitors were fleeing Indian-controlled Kashmir on Saturday after the government ordered tourists and Hindu pilgrims visiting a Himalayan cave shrine "to curtail their stay" in the disputed territory, citing security concerns....
23:39 2019-08-03

Trump says US businesses are 'ordered' to find alternatives to China trade President Trump on Friday directed all U.S. businesses to immediately find alternative sources for any goods they were importing from China. The comments came in response to China's announcement earlier in the day that it was enacting additional tariffs on $75 billion worth of U.S. goods....
01:39 2019-08-24

"Can't Make Buyers Wait Indefinitely": Unitech Ordered To Pay 33 Lakhs The Delhi State Consumer Commission has observed that homebuyers cannot be expected to wait indefinitely for the possession of flats and directed real estate firm Unitech to refund over Rs 33 lakh to......
16:13 2019-08-19

Carolinas brace for Dorian as coastal areas ordered to evacuate The Carolinas ramped up preparations Tuesday for Hurricane Dorian as the Category 2 storm began its anticipated northwesterly move and now threatens to strike at least a glancing blow in the coming days....
03:52 2019-09-04

Evacuations Have Been Ordered for Parts of Florida, South Carolina, and Georgia South Carolina Gov. Henry McMaster has ordered a mandatory evacuation order for more than 830,000 people as Hurricane Dorian approaches the East coast. Earlier on Sunday, the storm made landfall in the northwest Bahamas as a Category 5 storm, NBC News reported....
20:13 2019-09-02

Man who assaulted a boy during national anthem is convinced Trump ordered it, lawyer says Curt Brockway assaulted a 13-year-old boy for keeping his hat on during the national anthem at a Montana rodeo event.        ...
23:52 2019-08-08

Pentagon Ordered to Tell Congress If It Weaponized Ticks And Released Them Into the Public Some members of the United States House are concerned the Pentagon may have unleashed disease-infected ticks that caused the spread of Lyme disease.Read more......
01:39 2019-07-16

Police arrest man they say ordered shooting of Red Sox legend David Ortiz Former baseball player still recovering in hospitalOrtiz shot in what police say was case of mistaken identityPolice say actual target was cousin of alleged member of cartelAuthorities in the Dominican Republic announced on Friday that they have arrested the man behind the shooting of Boston Red Sox...
22:52 2019-06-28

Former Democrat judge ordered to jail, dragged out of courtroom in Cincinnati A former juvenile court judge was jailed Monday, taken out of the courtroom with her feet dragging in an end to yearslong legal challenges to her sentence....
14:13 2019-07-23

Hundreds of Bahamian evacuees ordered off boat due to lack of US visas Crew said people without visas must disembark ferry to Florida because of CBP’s ‘last-minute call’ that they would not be admittedHundreds of Bahamian citizens desperate to escape the devastation of Hurricane Dorian were ordered off a ferry to Florida, sparking a dispute between US immigration offic...
20:26 2019-09-09

Police ordered to pull their weight as Indonesia fights obesity An Indonesian province has put 50 overweight police on a crash program of aerobics, swimming and jogging, telling them they'd better shape up for the job....
18:39 2019-07-31

Katy Perry Ordered to Pay More Than $2.78 Million for Copying Christian Rap Song (LOS ANGELES) — Katy Perry, her collaborators and her record label must pay more than $2.78 million because the pop star’s 2013 hit “Dark Horse” copied a 2009 Christian rap song, a federal jury decided Thursday. It was an underdog victory for rapper Marcus Gray, a relatively ...
06:13 2019-08-02

Facebook Fined $5 Billion and Ordered to Add Oversight of Data Practices The F.T.C. placed new conditions on Facebook for privacy violations, but did not restrict the social network’s ability to gather and use people’s personal information....
16:39 2019-07-24

Effective but never popular, court-ordered busing is a relic few would revive. While Joe Biden has come under attack for opposing busing in the 1970s, the politics around America’s premier school desegregation program have always been complicated....
16:39 2019-07-07

Ken Burns' 'Country Music': Cash meets Dylan, Dolly hits Nashville, Bakersfield sound arrives Recapping Episode 5 of Ken Burns' 'Country Music,' where viewers meet Dolly Parton, Merle Haggard and watch Johnny Cash go to Folsom Prison.        ...
07:26 2019-09-23

Boris Johnson ordered to court over alleged lies during Brexit campaign Johnson, who is the front-runner to be Britain’s next prime minister, was accused of misconduct in a public office. He called the prosecution a “stunt.”...
22:00 2019-05-29

Village near Russian missile explosion ordered to evacuate — then told to stay put Residents of the Russian village of Nyonoksa, which borders the site of Thursday’s nuclear-powered missile explosion, were ordered to evacuate — and then abruptly told not to, according to a report. On Thursday night, a missile containing nuclear material exploded on a barge floating in the Wh...
05:00 2019-08-14

Exclusive: Checks to be ordered after 2017 Airbus A380 engine explosion Investigators probing an engine explosion on an Air France A380 in 2017 are studying a possible manufacturing flaw with a key part in a move likely to trigger checks on dozens of Airbus superjumbos worldwide, people familiar with the matter said....
17:52 2019-08-21

Accused Colorado school shooter ordered to stand trial for murder One of two teenagers accused of opening fire at a Colorado charter school in May, killing one classmate and wounding seven others in a cocaine-fueled rampage, was ordered on Wednesday to stand trial on murder and attempted murder charges....
03:39 2019-09-26

Woman's Ex-Husband and His New Girlfriend Ordered to Pay $3.2 Million in Revenge Porn Case In August, Elizabeth Ann Clark sued her ex-husband Adam Matthew Clark and his new girlfriend for stalking, cyberstalking, revenge porn, and libelous comments, which included allegedly posting fake personal ads of her on Craigslist and Facebook. This included posting a partly nude photo of her online...
02:52 2019-08-28

Cessna Plane Crashes In Maharashtra, Extensively Damaged, Probe Ordered A trainer aircraft crashed at a flying academy in Maharashtra's Shirpur on Friday following which aviation regulator DGCA is probing the incident, a senior official said....
16:39 2019-10-06

Europe's top court rules that Facebook can be ordered to remove illegal content Courts in the European Union can now order Facebook to remove user comments deemed illegal, according to a new ruling by the EU's highest court, which has implications for the way countries can manage content bans beyond their borders....
14:26 2019-10-03

Democratic megadonor Ed Buck ordered held until end of federal drug case California Democratic activist and megadonor Ed Buck was ordered held in federal custody Thursday until the disposition of a drug charge against him following a hearing that lasted fewer than 10 minutes....
10:52 2019-09-27

Gangbangers ordered to inflict ‘damage’ before slay of ‘Junior’ Guzman-Feliz Bronx gangbangers were given the order to inflict “any kind of damage” they could on rivals just three days before the murder of innocent teen Lesandro “Junior” Guzman-Feliz, according to court testimony Friday. A Trinitarios ringleader, Diego Suero, issued the order to his m...
01:13 2019-06-01

Heather Locklear ordered to treatment program for attacking first responders at her home Actress Heather Locklear pleaded no contest to multiple charges of battery on law enforcement personnel who responded to domestic disturbance calls at her home last year....
04:13 2019-08-18

UPDATE 2-Inspections ordered on some Airbus A380s after wing cracks found European regulators have ordered inspections on some older Airbus A380 superjumbo airplanes after some cracks were detected in wings on the world's largest passenger aircraft....
17:00 2019-07-09

Alan Dershowitz ordered to hand over recording of Virginia Giuffre’s lawyer A judge is ordering attorney Alan Dershowitz to hand over a recorded conversation the scandal-scarred lawyer claims will discredit his accuser. Dershowitz will need to give the tape of accuser Virginia Roberts Giuffre’s attorney to forensic examiners, a judge in Manhattan federal court ruled o...
03:26 2019-10-02

UPDATE 1-Inspections ordered on some Airbus A380s after wing cracks found European regulators have ordered inspections on some older Airbus A380 superjumbo airplanes after some cracks were detected in wings on the world's largest passenger aircraft....
14:00 2019-07-09

French #MeToo founder loses defamation case, ordered to pay damages A court in Paris has ordered the founder of France's #MeToo movement to pay thousands of euros in damages for defaming a man by accusing him of making lewd comments about her....
02:52 2019-09-26

Former Nova Scotia chiropractor ordered to pay $100K over anti-vaccination posts Dena Churchill was found to have repeatedly defied requests from the Nova Scotia College of Chiropractors' registrar to stop her anti-vaccination posts....
17:13 2019-07-05

Court-ordered delay of bus plan is costing riders time: advocates Transit activists are tired of waiting for bus improvements on Manhattan’s 14th Street, delayed over a month thanks to a court-ordered injunction. The court directive has cost rush hour bus commuters the equivalent of 52 weeks, or 8,654 hours, of travel time since July 1, the planned start dat...
05:26 2019-08-06

Iraqi Army Ordered Out of Sadr City, Where Dozens Died at Protests A statement from the army said that it had used excessive force in the Baghdad neighborhood, and that officers and soldiers would be held accountable for “wrong acts.”...
23:13 2019-10-07

Lucchese mob boss ordered 2013 hit over unpaid $100K loan: prosecutors Former acting Lucchese mob boss Matthew Madonna ordered a 2013 Bronx hit on a onetime ally after the man refused to repay a $100,000 loan, a prosecutor said Monday. The statement came during opening arguments in the White Plains trial of Steven Crea Sr., Christopher Londonio, Terrence Caldwell and M...
08:00 2019-10-08

Puerto Rico governor, aides ordered to turn over cell phones Federal authorities in Puerto Rico have ordered Gov. Ricardo Rossello and 11 of his aides to turn over their cell phones as part of a growing probe into his leaked offensive chat with advisers, officials said Tuesday. A spokesman with the US territory’s Department of Justice said warrants for the ph...
20:26 2019-07-23

Chicago Public Schools Ordered to Toughen Sexual Misconduct Policies An official said the order followed “the most comprehensive investigation” the department’s office for civil rights “has ever undertaken of sexual violence in a major urban public school system.”...
00:52 2019-09-13

Accused Can Be Ordered To Give Voice Samples To Probe Agencies: Top Court The Supreme Court today held that judicial magistrates are empowered to direct accused in criminal cases to give voice samples to agencies during investigation....
10:13 2019-08-02

As Hurricane Dorian rolls toward the Carolinas, 1 million people ordered to evacuate Hurricane Dorian lashed Florida's East Coast with heavy wind and rain Wednesday as the storm roared northwest on a collision course with South Carolina        ...
18:39 2019-09-04

StarKist ordered to pay $100M fine in tuna price-fixing scheme Canned tuna giant StarKist was ordered Wednesday to pay a $100 million fine for its role in a price-fixing scheme for canned tuna sold in the United States....
01:39 2019-09-12

Ex-FBI Official Andrew McCabe Sues Over Firing, Says Trump Ordered His Ouster (WASHINGTON) — Former FBI Deputy Director Andrew McCabe, a frequent target of President Donald Trump’s ire, sued the FBI and the Justice Department on Thursday over his firing. The lawsuit, the second this week from an ex-FBI official challenging the circumstances of his termination, say...
14:52 2019-08-09

Pakistan ordered to review death sentence of Indian accused of spying The International Court of Justice (ICJ) has ordered Pakistan to review and reconsider a death sentence handed down to a former Indian Navy officer convicted of spying....
06:26 2019-07-18

Fotis Dulos ordered not to contact girlfriend as wife remains missing The estranged husband of missing Connecticut mom Jennifer Dulos is to have no contact with his girlfriend-turned-co-defendant, a judge ruled on Friday. Judge Gary White granted Michelle Troconis’ motion to block Fotis Dulos from reaching out to her and permitted her to travel out of state whil...
18:52 2019-06-28

UPDATE 1-StarKist ordered to pay $100 mln criminal fine for fixing tuna prices A U.S. judge ordered StarKist Co to pay a $100 million criminal fine for working with other companies to fix the prices of canned tuna, the Justice Department said on Wednesday....
00:00 2019-09-12

Witness in Trump-Ukraine Matter Ordered Not to Speak in Impeachment Inquiry The decision to block Gordon D. Sondland, the United States ambassador to the European Union, was made hours before he was scheduled to speak as part of the House’s impeachment inquiry....
16:52 2019-10-08

Florida swingers club ordered to pay models nearly $892G for swiping photos A Miami swingers club has been ordered to pay nearly $1 million to a group of models after the sex joint used photos of them in advertisements without their permission, a report said Monday....
13:52 2019-09-17

Firm behind San Francisco's notorious sinking tower ordered to compensate residents The 58-story structure has sunk and tilted 18 inches toward the north-west since it was built in 2008A tentative settlement has been reached over San Francisco’s most notorious luxury high-rise – the sinking and tilting Millennium Tower.The deal marks the beginning of the end of a complicated legal ...
15:26 2019-08-30

Ordered To Throw Feast To "Purify" Her, Alleges Rape Survivor's Father The father of a rape survivor has alleged that the village panchayat in Madhya Pradesh's Rajgarh district declared his daughter an outcast after he failed to follow its diktat and throw a community......
15:52 2019-06-14

The photo of tiny black skimmer chick with cigarette butt in its beak prompts calls for littering crackdown on Florida beaches 15 (WFLA) Images of a tiny chick holding a cigarette in its beak have Florida residents calling for a crackdown on littering. Karen Mason snapped the photos of a black skimmer feeding a chick last week at St. Pete’s Beach in Pinellas County. “I happened to see an adult giving a chick s...
10:52 2019-06-28

NYPD let convicted pedophile Jeffrey Epstein skip judge-ordered check-ins Convicted pedophile Jeffrey Epstein never once checked in with city cops in the eight-plus years since a Manhattan judge ordered him to do so every 90 days — and the NYPD says it’s fine with that. After being labeled a worst-of-the-worst, “Level 3” sex offender in 2011, Epstein should have reported ...
03:26 2019-07-11

A federal judge ordered Trump to turn over 8 years of his tax returns to New York prosecutors Reuters A federal judge ordered President Donald Trump to turn over eight years of his tax returns to New York state prosecutors. The Manhattan district attorney's office subpoenaed Trump's accounting firm, Mazars USA, for his personal and corporate returns going back to 2011. Trump's legal team tr...
16:13 2019-10-07

State Education Department ordered Jewish school to accept unvaccinated kids Amid a record-setting nationwide measles outbreak driven largely by New York cases, the state ordered a Long Island school to accept unvaccinated kids into its classes and after-school activities. The Shulamith School for Girls in Cedarhurst says the state Education Department was wrong to twice ove...
07:39 2019-06-02

Jeffrey Epstein ordered held without bail in kid sex traffic case, pleads not guilty Wealthy financier Jeffrey Epstein was ordered held without bail pending a July 15 detention hearing as he pleaded not guilty to charges of sex trafficking dozens of underage girls....
00:13 2019-07-09

Li Peng, Former Chinese Premier Who Ordered Crackdown On Tiananmen Square Protests Dies (BEIJING) — Li Peng, a former hard-line Chinese premier best known for announcing martial law during the 1989 Tiananmen Square pro-democracy protests, has died. He was 91. The official Xinhua News Agency said Li died Monday of an unspecified illness. Li, a cautious, uninspiring figure, was a k...
17:39 2019-07-23

Bride ordered peacock-themed wedding cake but got a ‘lopsided turkey with leprosy’ A Georgia bride’s wish for a peacock-themed wedding cake turned into a nightmare most fowl, according to reports. Rena Davis, 52, paid $300 for the design featuring two peacocks and a trail of chocolate cupcakes, but was instead left to get hitched alongside a wedding cake that looked more like a “l...
00:13 2019-10-11

Vijay Rupani's Cousin Dies Due To Alleged Ambulance Delay, Probe Ordered The Gujarat government has ordered an inquiry into allegation that delayed arrival of an "108" ambulance resulted into the death of a cousin of Chief Minister Vijay Rupani, officials said on......
01:00 2019-10-10

Hayden Panettiere's Boyfriend Brian Hickerson Ordered by Judge to Stay Away From Star A Los Angeles judge has ordered Hayden Panettiere's boyfriend Brian Hickerson to stay away from her following his domestic violence arrest, while he has pleaded not guilty to the......
22:13 2019-05-23

Acacia's North Mara mine ordered to stop using tailings storage facility Acacia Mining said on Wednesday that Tanzania has ordered it to stop using tailing storage facility at its North Mara mine due to failure to contain and prevent seepage....
12:52 2019-07-17

De Blasio outraged NYPD let Jeffrey Epstein skip judge-ordered check-ins Mayor Bill de Blasio reacted with outrage on Thursday over the revelation in a New York Post front-page story that the NYPD since 2011 failed to make convicted pedophile Jeffrey Epstein report to its sex offender unit, despite a judge’s order. “Something’s very broken,” de Blasio said during a...
22:39 2019-07-11

Embattled GOP congressman ordered to stop using Marine Corps emblem after Islamophobic campaign ad The ads targeted Rep. Ilhan Omar (D-Minn.), Rep. Rashida Tlaib (D-Mich.) and Ammar Campa-Najjar, a Democrat of Palestinian and Mexican descent who is challenging Hunter for his seat....
22:01 2019-07-18

Daimler ordered to recall thousands of Mercedes in Germany over emissions cheating — report The German auto giant has been ordered to recall an extra 60,000 Mercedes-Benz models built between 2012 and 2015, a German newspaper reports. The cars are believed to have been equipped with emissions-cheating software....
20:00 2019-06-22

Alabama woman says judge ordered her to allow her alleged rapist to visit their sons: report An Alabama woman claims the same man who raped and impregnated her multiple times as a child has won visitation rights to see their children, forcing her to face her alleged rapist or risk being put behind bars.  ...
18:00 2019-06-14

Theranos founder Elizabeth Holmes and top deputy ordered to stand trial in 2020 Theranos founder Elizabeth Holmes and her former second-in-command at the Silicon Valley blood-testing startup were ordered on Friday to stand trial next year on fraud charges stemming from their claims about the company's technology, court documents show....
03:52 2019-06-29

Accused ‘Charging Bull’ statue smasher ordered to ‘stay away’ from city landmarks It was a landmark decision. A Manhattan judge on Sunday ordered the Texas man accused of bashing the Financial District’s Charging Bull statue to “stay away from the landmarks in this city.” “Do not go back and visit the bull,” Judge Althea Drysdale told accused bull bu...
00:00 2019-09-09

Theranos founder Elizabeth Holmes, top deputy ordered to stand trial in 2020 Theranos founder Elizabeth Holmes and her former second-in-command at the Silicon Valley blood-testing startup were ordered on Friday to stand trial next year on fraud charges stemming from their claims about the company's technology, court documents show....
06:52 2019-06-29

Australian ISPs ordered by government to block eight sites hosting violent content Directly following the terror attacks in Christchurch earlier in 2019, the Australian Government introduced “The Sharing of Abhorrent Violent Material” bill, which included hastily crafted legislation to penalise offending websites and social media platforms that failed to take down ab...
07:13 2019-09-09

Fishy business: StarKist ordered to pay $100m in tuna price-fixing conspiracy Fine stems from broad collusion scheme that included Bumble Bee Foods and Chicken of the Sea, the industry’s top companiesA federal judge in San Francisco has ordered StarKist to pay a $100m fine in a canned tuna price-fixing conspiracy involving the industry’s top three companies.The Wednesday ruli...
01:39 2019-09-13

A lost career, household chores and divorce: Why a court ordered a man to pay $179K to his ex-wife A judge ordered a man to pay his ex-wife about $179,000 after she left her career to raise their kids and do household chores during their marriage.        ...
04:00 2019-06-12

Times Square terror suspect Ashiqul Alam ordered held without bail The terror suspect accused of plotting to shoot up Times Square was ordered held without bail during a court appearance on Friday. Ashiqul Alam, 22, was charged with knowingly receiving two firearms with obliterated serial numbers in Brooklyn federal court, where prosecutors said the wannabe terrori...
00:39 2019-06-08

American Airlines mechanic stripped of FAA certificate ordered held in sabotage case An American Airlines mechanic charged with purposely damaging an aircraft in July during a dispute between the airline and its mechanics union involving stalled contract negotiations will remain behind bars until at least Sept. 20, according to a court filing on Thursday....
21:39 2019-09-12

New York man ordered held without bail after allegedly plotting an ISIS-inspired attack A 19-year-old man who authorities say texted undercover agents that he planned to conduct a terror attack in the name of ISIS in New York was ordered held without bail on Friday....
19:26 2019-08-31

Trump ‘Ordered’ U.S. Businesses to Cut Ties With China. Here’s the Obscure Federal Law That Might Grant Him the Authority (BIARRITZ, France) — President Donald Trump is threatening to use the emergency authority granted by a powerful but obscure federal law to make good on his tweeted “order” to U.S. businesses to cut ties in China amid a spiraling trade war between the two nations. China’s anno...
03:26 2019-08-26

Private Border Wall Funded By MAGA Idiots Ordered to Keep Gate Open The stretch of privately-funded border wall built by a bunch of MAGA idiots in New Mexico has been ordered by officials to keep its gate open indefinitely, according to BuzzFeed News. The money to build the wall was collected from supporters on a GoFundMe page, and most of the construction was done ...
08:52 2019-06-12

Trump ordered hold on military aid days before calling Ukrainian president, officials say The timing of President Trump’s directive raises further questions about his July call with Ukraine’s new leader and apparent desire to see Joe Biden’s son investigated....
10:13 2019-09-24

Facebook may be ordered to remove duplicates of illegal posts worldwide: EU court adviser Facebook may be ordered to track down all posts duplicating content it has been told to remove by an EU court, an adviser to the European Union's top court said on Tuesday....
16:39 2019-06-04

Drunken passenger ordered to pay $172K for forcing Hawaiian Airlines plane to land An airplane passenger whose drunken behavior on a Hawaiian Airlines flight forced the plane to land mid-flight has been ordered to pay the airline $172,000. Kyong Chol Kim was sentenced on Wednesday to six months in jail and ordered to pay the hefty fine for his antics, which forced the February fli...
02:39 2019-07-06

Baltimore teen gets life in prison for running over cop in stolen Jeep while ordered to be on house arrest A Baltimore teen who was supposed to be confined to house arrest last year at the time he ran over a police officer in a stolen Jeep was sentenced Wednesday to life in prison....
22:26 2019-08-22

Owner of 8chan, online message board favored by El Paso shooter, ordered to appear in court Following the white nationalist-fueled mass shooting in El Paso, Texas, 8chan owner Jim Watkins was subpoenaed by a key House committee Wednesday.       ...
07:52 2019-08-15

CNN's Acosta suggests Trump ordered unsealing of 2016 intel to 'distract' from Pelosi spat CNN Chief White House Correspondent Jim Acosta suggested late Thursday that President Trump ordered Attorney General William Barr to declassify intelligence tied to surveillance of Trump's campaign during the 2016 election in order to "distract" from his ugly spat with House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, D-...
10:13 2019-05-24

J&J ordered to pay $300 million in punitive damages in talc baby powder case. Vows to appeal Johnson & Johnson must pay $300 million in punitive damages to a woman who blamed her rare asbestos-related cancer on the company's talc-based products....
20:13 2019-05-31

'Bridgegate' defendant Bill Baroni ordered freed as appeal heads to high court A former top official at the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey convicted for his role in the George Washington Bridge lane closure scandal was ordered released from federal prison Monday....
00:26 2019-07-02

Australian Internet Providers Ordered to Block Eight Sites Found Hosting Christchurch Footage Australia’s eSafety Commissioner ordered the country’s internet service providers to block eight sites for purportedly hosting footage of the Christchurch massacre, the Guardian reported Sunday, protocol officials recently outlined at this year’s G7 leader’s forum.Read more......
02:26 2019-09-09

Mohammed bin Salman says he takes 'full responsibility' for the murder of Jamal Khashoggi but denies that he ordered it Screenshot/CBS Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman discussed the murder of journalist Jamal Khashoggi in an interview with CBS News' "60 Minutes," which aired on Sunday night. Khashoggi was murdered on October 2, 2018 at the Saudi consulate in Istanbul by a 15-person Saudi hit squad. Saudi Arab...
10:52 2019-09-30

Montana men who lied about being veterans sentenced, ordered to write names of Americans who died in wars Two Montana men who wrongly claimed to be military veterans while committing separate crimes were sentenced to prison last week — and they won't be eligible for parole until they complete a writing assignment that includes hand-writing the names of all Americans killed in the Iraq and Afghanistan wa...
19:00 2019-08-26

The White House Ordered USS John McCain to Be ‘Out of Sight’ During Trump’s Japan Trip, a Report Says The White House asked the U.S. Navy to hide a warship named after late Senator John McCain while President Donald Trump visited a naval base in Japan, the Wall Street Journal reports. Citing a May 15 email outlining plans for Trump’s visit, the report says U.S. Navy and Air Force officials we...
06:13 2019-05-30

Founder of Neo-Nazi Site Daily Stormer Ordered to Pay $14 Million to Target of Racist 'Troll Storm' Tanya Gersh has faced anti-Semitic harassment since late 2016—calls, tweets, emails, and texts demeaning her and saying she was going to die—upending the once-peaceful life she had in a quaint Montana town.Read more......
17:13 2019-07-16

FAA-ordered inspection finds cracks in wing supports of 36 Boeing 737s, another setback for aerospace giant The FAA ordered inspections after cracks were found in the supports of older Boeing 737 NG models being converted to cargo planes        ...
10:52 2019-10-10

German neo-Nazi doomsday prepper network 'ordered body bags, made kill lists' Neo-Nazi preppers in Germany ordered body bags and used police databases to draw up lists of local politicians to target, says the domestic intelligence agency BfV. The network was preparing for social collapse....
18:26 2019-06-29

Dating Win! Netflix Has Added A New Date Night Feature That Puts Several Half-Watched Ken Burns Documentaries In Your ‘Continue Watching’ Section To Make You Seem Smart It can be tough to figure out how to put your best foot forward in a new romantic situation, but it looks like Netflix is now aiming to make it much easier for you: The streaming service has added a new Date Night feature that puts several half-watched Ken Burns documentaries in your Continue Watchi...
01:13 2019-09-28

Oritse Williams house fire: JLS star's £3 million London mansion burns down in suspected arson attack - days after he is cleared of rape JLS star Oritse Williams' £3 million mansion in south London has gone up in flames in a suspected arson attack just days after he was cleared of rape....
12:13 2019-06-05

Roast of Alec Baldwin: The best burns of the night (daughter Ireland Baldwin's included) Alec Baldwin's controversies provided plenty of material for Comedy Central Roast jokes made by Robert De Niro, Caitlyn Jenner and Baldwin's daughter Ireland.        ...
22:00 2019-09-16

Fighting fire with fire: Prescribed burns can prevent catastrophic destruction Prescribed fires are credited with making forests healthier and stopping or slowing the advance of some wildfire blazes in the U.S West.        ...
22:39 2019-08-12

‘Fire challenge’ leaves Michigan boy, 12, with severe burns after friend set him on fire Jason Cleary is attended to by physicians after being burned on his chin, chest and stomach as part of a social media challenge where children set each other on fire. Courtesy: WDIV By Phil Helsel A Michigan mother whose 12-year-old son was badly burned after a friend set him on fire in a social med...
19:39 2019-10-04

Power, cell service lost as Level 6 wildfire burns out of control in High Level The out-of-control wildfire that forced the evacuation of High Level, Alta., on Monday is currently listed as a Level 6, the most severe, given how active it is....
19:13 2019-05-21

Savage! The Rock breaks down his Jason Statham burns in 'Hobbs and Shaw' The Rock doles out the most savage burns against Jason Statham in 'Fast & Furious' spinoff 'Hobbs & Shaw.' He says he's been prepping his whole life.        ...
18:01 2019-07-31