NAIROBIDAILYNEWS.COM: Latest News 17:52 2019-10-09

Multinationals risk heftier tax hit in biggest overhaul for decades

Governments will get more power to tax big multinationals like Google, Apple and Facebook doing business in their countries under a proposed overhaul of decades-old rules....

Multinationals risk heftier tax hit in biggest overhaul for decades

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Multinationals face heftier tax hit in biggest overhaul for decades Governments will get more power to tax big multinationals like Google, Apple and Facebook doing business in their countries under a proposed overhaul of decades-old rules....
16:13 2019-10-09

Multinationals face heftier tax bills under OECD proposals Governments will get more power to tax big multinationals doing business in their countries under a major overhaul of decades-old cross-border tax rules....
19:00 2019-10-09

Factbox: Details of Canada's biggest drug pricing overhaul in decades The Canadian government finalized the biggest overhaul to its drug pricing regime since 1987 on Friday, giving new powers to the federal drug price regulator, the Patented Medicine Prices Review Board (PMPRB)....
21:13 2019-08-09

EPA to California: Overhaul Air Quality Plans or Risk Losing Federal Funding SACRAMENTO, Calif. — The Trump administration on Tuesday blamed California’s worst-in-the nation air quality on shoddy paperwork, calling on the state to overhaul its plans for cleaning up toxic smog or risk losing billions in federal road dollars. The government’s warning is the l...
04:13 2019-09-25

Californians brace for aftershocks following biggest earthquake in two decades Communities in Southern California were bracing for hundreds of aftershocks Saturday after the region was rocked this week by two of the largest earthquakes felt in two decades, resulting in multiple fires, punctured water and gas lines and infrastructure damage. ...
00:52 2019-07-07

Factbox: International tax faces biggest shake-up in decades under OECD plan The Organisation for Economic Cooperation (OECD) has proposed overhauling rules for taxing cross-border corporate income to bring them into line with the digital age....
16:13 2019-10-09

Decades-Old Code Is Putting Millions of Critical Devices at Risk Nearly two decades ago, a company called Interpeak created a network protocol that became an industry standard. It also had severe bugs that are only now coming to light....
17:52 2019-10-01

Inflammation in late teens linked to mortality risk decades later Experts know little about how inflammation in early life affects health later on. A new study links teen inflammation to mortality risk 35 years later....
03:13 2019-09-07

This is 'the biggest forward-facing risk for all investors,' says ETF issuer's CEO Technological disruption will be the biggest risk facing investors in the coming years, says Will Rhind, founder and CEO of ETF issuer GraniteShares....
20:00 2019-10-05

Fiscal crises biggest risk to global business, WEF says The possibility of a fiscal crisis is the biggest risk to doing business globally, according to a survey of World Economic Forum business leaders published on Tuesday, though there were strong regional differences in views of the biggest risk....
11:39 2019-10-01

Racism, sexism, and politics pose biggest risk for brand advertisers Racism, sexism, and politics pose the highest risks to brands buying media today, according to a survey by brand services firm Channel Factory.Read More...
18:52 2019-10-07

Peloton is selling tons of bikes, but the biggest risk to its IPO may be the looming music industry While Peloton is generating close to $1 billion in annual revenue, it faces a $150 million lawsuit against the music industry and a complex royalty system....
22:26 2019-08-28

The biggest video game show of the year is about to kick off — here are the 13 biggest games to keep an eye on "Final Fantasy VII Remake"/Square Enix The video game industry's big annual trade show, E3 2019, kicks off on June 8. E3 is the annual event where the biggest games of the year are given center stage, and this year is no different. Major news is expected from major console makers and game publisher...
14:01 2019-06-08

At Germany’s biggest car show, signs that Europe’s biggest economy is stalling The industry has taken a hit as a result of the uncertainty caused by President Trump’s trade war and by Brexit. And when the car industry in Europe’s largest economy is hurting, it can be bad news for the whole country — and the wider continent....
01:13 2019-09-22

The world's biggest brewer is planning the year's biggest IPO Anheuser-Busch InBev is hoping to raise as much as $9.8 billion when it lists its Asia business in Hong Kong in what could be the biggest IPO of the year....
02:39 2019-07-03

World's biggest brewer plans year's biggest IPO Anheuser-Busch InBev is hoping to raise as much as $9.8 billion when it lists its Asia business in Hong Kong in what could be the biggest IPO of the year....
08:39 2019-07-03

Vegans have a higher risk of stroke, lower risk of heart disease: study So-called “healthy” herbivores are damned if they do, and damned if they don’t. New research has found that some health nuts who eat only vegan foods are less likely to have a heart attack — but more likely to suffer a stroke than meat-eaters, according to the study appearing in th...
20:39 2019-09-05

Sleep disturbances may increase risk Alzheimer's disease risk in Hispanic people In the short-term, sleep disorders cause an inconvenience. But over time, researchers say, these disorders can increase risk for Alzheimer's disease, with greatest risk coming for Hispanic people....
21:00 2019-10-09

Vegetarians have higher risk for stroke, lower heart disease risk (Reuters Health) - People who follow vegetarian or vegan diets may have lower odds for heart disease but higher chances of having a stroke, compared to meat eaters, a large UK study suggests....
06:13 2019-09-19

Vegan, Vegetarians At Low Risk Of Heart Disease But Higher Risk Of Stroke The study has said that while vegan and vegetarian diets may be linked with lower risk of heart diseases, they might be linked with higher risk of stroke....
13:39 2019-09-05

From overhaul to tinkering: Big 6 transfer plans set in EPL One club is in desperate need of an overhaul. Another cannot sign any players at all. Others might just decide to tinker around the edges. The transfer window is in full swing and it promises to be another important offseason for the Premier League’s so-called “Big 6.” Here is a lo...
10:52 2019-06-14

UAW-GM negotiations could overhaul training center While everyone would seem to favor training of workers, it's entirely possible that major changes will come to the UAW-GM training center, the 420,000-square-foot complex on the Detroit River built in 2000....
23:13 2019-10-04

Cuomo says he’ll sign overhaul of rent regulations With just three days left to re-up rent-stabilization laws, Gov. Cuomo said Wednesday he would sign a sweeping package of tenant-friendly bills crafted by the legislature late Tuesday. The package introduced late Tuesday marks the biggest sea change in the state’s rent laws in a generation. The deal...
20:39 2019-06-12

Can Brian Winters survive another Jets overhaul? As the Jets get close to training camp, I am examining the roster and giving you my top 25 players. Each weekday, we will reveal another person on the list, leading right into camp. I am not including rookies on this list because I do not feel it is possible to fully evaluate them before......
17:00 2019-06-28

Nationals overhaul bullpen with three additions on deadline day MLB's worst bullpen gets reinforcements from right-handers Daniel Hudson and Hunter Strickland, and lefty Roenis Elias.       ...
21:13 2019-07-31

John Davidson’s first Rangers priority is an AHL overhaul It is taking some time for the Rangers to hire a head coach for the AHL Wolf Pack and there is a reason for that. The organization is not simply seeking to install a new staff in Hartford but rather is reimagining and pouring resources into the entire development structure. “That job in Hartford as....
07:13 2019-06-07

'Minecraft' wont get that huge graphics overhaul after all Minecraft's big Super Duper Graphics Pack is no more after two years of delays. Mojang has cancelled the visual overhaul after deciding that it was "too technically demanding" to implement. The developers "aren't happy" with the upgrade's performan......
02:00 2019-08-13

Snap Finishes Overhaul of Leadership Team Snap promoted two executives internally to run its finance and personnel units, respectively, completing Chief Executive Officer Evan Spiegel’s remaking of the leadership team after a series of recent departures....
16:52 2019-05-21

New Jaguar XF: 2020 facelift to get interior overhaul Jag's Audi A6 rival will receive a raft of technological improvements, first prototypes seen on the road ahead of likely launch early next year Jaguar is expected to reveal an updated XF before the year is out, and disguised prototypes have finally been caught testing on UK roads. Following the rec...
18:39 2019-09-16

Huawei plans ‘invincible’ overhaul after ban, says U.S. lags in 5G Facing a long blockade on its U.S. suppliers, the embattled Chinese mobile giant appears set to turn inward to keep its key technologies competitive.Read More...
03:13 2019-08-13

US elections need massive security overhaul for 2020: report A sweeping overhaul of America’s electoral infrastructure is needed in order to prevent foreign interference as the 2020 elections loom, a group of security researchers has concluded. Former Facebook chief security officer Nick Stamos – who witnessed the sinister social media campaign orchestr...
20:39 2019-06-10

F1 has "very little time" to sort long list for 2021 overhaul Formula 1 has "very little time" to sort "quite a long list" of outstanding items before its already-postponed deadline to finalise details of its planned 2021 revolution...
14:52 2019-08-03

Steam Libraries Are Getting Long-Awaited Overhaul In September In the time since Valve first started alluding to (and accidentally leaking mock-ups of) a mysterious Steam library overhaul, eras have ended, empires have risen and fallen, and we’ve all grown weary and hunched. Or at least, it feels that way. Now, the time for change is nearly upon us: Valve will ...
20:39 2019-09-04

Hungarians protest over government overhaul of academic bodies Hungarians took to the streets of central Budapest on Sunday to protest plans to overhaul the country's leading scientific research body, which they see as part of a wider government attempt to curb academic freedom....
18:26 2019-06-02

Bats Announces Fee Overhaul of EDGA Equities Exchange CHICAGO, KANSAS CITY and NEW YORK – May 30, 2017 – Bats, a CBOE Holdings, Inc. company, and the second-largest operator of stock exchanges in the United States, today announced a relaunch of its EDGA Equities Exchange, in response to industry feedback and debate on exchange fee structures....
22:13 2019-05-21

Long-Promised Minecraft Graphical Overhaul Is Canceled Today, Mojang announced that it has ceased development on Minecraft’s Super Duper Graphics Pack, citing technical difficulties. It’s been just over two years since the feature was announced on stage at E3 2017,...
23:39 2019-08-12

France’s Macron to launch controversial pension overhaul French President Emmanuel Macron is holding a special government meeting to outline his domestic agenda for the coming year, including a controversial overhaul of the pension system...
19:39 2019-09-04

Germany's Deutsche Bank To Cut 18,000 Jobs In Major Overhaul The overhaul, one of several over the past few years, signals that Deutsche is coming to terms with its failure to keep pace with Wall Street's big hitters such as JP Morgan Chase & Co and Goldman......
05:39 2019-07-08

Deutsche Bank to cut 18,000 jobs in 7.4 billion euro overhaul Deutsche Bank is to ax vast swathes of its trading desks in one of the biggest overhauls to an investment bank since the aftermath of the financial crisis, in a restructuring that will see 18,000 jobs go and cost 7.4 billion euros....
21:52 2019-07-07

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

Antoine Bethea is perfect for Giants’ defensive overhaul This is Antoine Bethea’s recollection of what a James Bettcher defense looks like: “Aggressive style of defense, aggressive style of play. It enables everybody on the field to make plays on defense, from the front to the back end. I can play back in the post, read the quarterback and make plays.’’ D...
05:13 2019-05-30

The piece of hope Knicks’ starless roster overhaul still provides The Knicks didn’t sign every role player on the planet. It only seems that way, creating a roster that may be the league’s deepest but without one proven standout. In a historic signing flurry following Kevin Durant and Kyrie Irving marching to Brooklyn, the Knicks attempted to save face with quanti...
08:26 2019-07-02

Tesla streamlines UK line-up with model price overhaul Top-spec Model S Performance variants are now priced from £91,800 Significant increase for top-spec Model S and X; entry-level Model 3 made cheaper Tesla has reconfigured its UK pricing structure and range as part of a move towards a simpler and more concise global line-up.  The most significant ...
14:52 2019-07-17

Cuomo vows overhaul of MTA board amid sabotage Gov. Cuomo finally vowed on Sunday to overhaul the MTA board he controls — following revelations that Long Island Rail Road time clocks have been sabotaged amid a crackdown on overtime abuse. Despite years of subway snafus that have straphangers at their wits’ end, Cuomo said the “ongoing revelation...
06:00 2019-06-10

DOE’s curricular diversity overhaul slated to begin this year The Department of Education is rolling out a controversial new curricular overhaul that they hope will combat what they see as excessive Eurocentrism in city schools. Dubbed “culturally responsive sustaining education,” the initiative will gradually overhaul how New York’s public s...
14:13 2019-09-24

Knicks add to front-court overhaul with Taj Gibson deal The Knicks have their free-agent duo. The team agreed to a two-year, $20 million with forward Taj Gibson on Sunday night, according to ESPN. He joins fellow power forward Julius Randle, who landed a three-year, $63 million pact, as the Knicks’ first two free-agent signings. This day was believ...
05:13 2019-07-01

UBS is reportedly preparing to overhaul its investment arm — and it could mean hundreds of job cuts ReutersUBS is preparing to revamp its investment bank in a bid to revitalize the underperforming business, according to the Financial Times. The Swiss lender's sweeping overhaul will center on combining divisions and slashing costs to boost profits, raising the prospect of hundreds of job cuts, t...
19:00 2019-09-05

Macron gives Johnson until end of week to overhaul Brexit plan French president’s insistence that UK should give way raises chances of talks implodingHow far away are UK and EU from reaching a Brexit deal?The French president has given Boris Johnson until the end of the week to fundamentally revise his Brexit plan, in a move that increases the chances of the ne...
08:26 2019-10-07

GM flexes engineering muscle with radical Corvette overhaul With a new midengine layout, the 2020 Corvette Stingray -- a barometer of GM's engineering prowess in an era of rapidly changing technology -- looks to be one of the most advanced vehicles the company has developed since it tested the world's first fuel cell vehicle in 1966 and, five years later, bu...
06:52 2019-07-19

Brazil Senate committee approves pension system overhaul Brazil's Senate constitutional affairs committee on Wednesday approved by a vote of 18-7 a bill that would overhaul the social security system and save the federal government some 1 trillion reais ($243 billion) over the next decade....
01:13 2019-09-05

Jaguar F-Type to get major overhaul for 2020 model year Jaguar's sports car will receive big alterations to the styling, new engines and a cabin upgrade to extend its lifespan Jaguar will release a heavily updated F-Type next year, and the first spy images of a disguised prototype have emerged. Spotted outside the firm’s Gaydon engineering centre, the ...
10:52 2019-05-23

Updated 2020 Bentley Bentayga to receive tech overhaul Bentley will bring its SUV up to date with the Continental GT and Flying Spur next year, and first prototypes have emerged Bentley will update its best-selling model - the Bentayga SUV - next year to bring it up to scratch with its latest models, and disguised prototypes have hit the road.  Althoug...
22:39 2019-08-21

Steam’s library overhaul launches with a beta update September 17 Valve Software is planning to launch a major update that will improve the Steam library. This should make it easier to navigate the games you own.Read More...
01:39 2019-09-05

Canada's Trudeau to invest C$15.7 billion in coast guard overhaul Prime Minister Justin Trudeau on Wednesday said Canada would spend an estimated C$15.7 billion ($11.7 billion) to renew its coast guard fleet and that it would partner with a new shipyard to complete the project....
00:39 2019-05-23

Overhaul Fannie and Freddie or we will act, Trump administration tells Congress The Trump administration will pursue the reform of mortgage giants Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac , the guarantors of over half the nation's mortgages, if Congress fails to act, officials told Congress on Tuesday....
23:00 2019-09-10

Trump administration to defend Fannie, Freddie overhaul before U.S. Congress U.S. lawmakers on Tuesday will question Trump administration officials on their plan to release mortgage giants Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac, which guarantee over half the nation's mortgages, from government control more than a decade after they were bailed out during the 2008 financial crisis....
13:26 2019-09-10

IAF Depot In Chandigarh To Overhaul Engines Of Russian-Made Choppers The Indian Air Force 3 Base Repair Depot in Chandigarh has been given the responsibility of establishing repair and overhaul technology of VK-2500 engines of Medium Lift Helicopters, a senior IAF......
16:00 2019-09-30

Commerzbank cuts revenue forecast as board approves overhaul Commerzbank no longer expects a rise in underlying revenue this year, the German lender warned on Thursday, as its supervisory board approved plans announced last week to cut thousands of staff and close a fifth of its branches....
20:13 2019-09-26

Treasury plan to overhaul Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac allows firms to keep more capital The Trump administration released its first formal recommendations to overhaul the housing finance system, and begin the process of removing Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac from government conservatorship, where they have been for the past 11 years....
03:26 2019-09-06

An island without fish? Cuba aims to tackle problem with law overhaul In the sleepy Cuban fishing village of Cojimar that inspired Ernest Hemingway's "The Old Man and the Sea," locals say they are struggling to catch fish....
19:39 2019-08-27

Knicks’ free agency whiffs mean its time for an image overhaul LAS VEGAS — With $70 million of cap space, Knicks brass bought time instead of a star player. Striking out shouldn’t be shocking when reviewing their past lack of conquests. The Knicks’ narrative for the last several months, despite the league-worst 17-65 record, is the company had changed its image...
01:13 2019-07-06

UPDATE 2-EU report to lay out options for development financing overhaul - sources A European Union review of how to deploy the bloc's international lending firepower will be delivered to finance ministers next week, sources have told Reuters, with three options for a major overhaul of its current set-up....
02:26 2019-10-06

Rockwell Collins to overhaul 'Blackhawk' helicopter displays in $49.1M contract Rockwell Collins Co. received a $49.1 million contract for work on display units of the Army's UH-60 "Blackhawk" helicopters, the Defense Department announced....
14:52 2019-06-11

Little Rock police to overhaul no-knock drug raid policies LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — The Little Rock Police Department says it’s overhauling policies for obtaining no-knock warrants in drug raids, eight months after a man alleged officers blasted down his door and raided his apartment without probable cause. Police Chief Keith Humphrey said at a news c...
00:39 2019-06-13

Thousands of federal inmates to be released under criminal justice overhaul Nearly 3,100 federal inmates will be released from prisons nationwide Friday under the first major milestone of the First Step Act. Deputy Attorney General Jeffrey A. Rosen said the en masse release is possible because inmates’ sentences were lightened under the criminal justice reform legislation s...
19:52 2019-07-19

City council proposes overhaul of taxi medallion industry The Taxi and Limousine Commission’s failure to address years of concerns about the collapsing taxi medallion industry has spurred City Council members to take matters into their own hands. “City regulators were asleep at the switch on this issue,” said Council Speaker Corey Johnson. “It’s clear that...
04:26 2019-06-13

Deutsche Bank overhaul to hit FactSet profit- Credit Suisse Deutsche Bank AG's move to scrap its global equities operations could dent the 2020 fiscal profit for FactSet Research Systems Inc, Credit Suisse analysts said on Monday....
18:39 2019-07-08

Amazon in deal with German watchdog to overhaul marketplace terms Amazon has reached a deal with Germany's anti-trust authority to overhaul its terms of service for third-party merchants, taking action to appease regulators as pressure on the e-commerce giant grows in Europe and the United States....
11:39 2019-07-17

Cuomo signs rent law overhaul, toughening tenant protections ALBANY – State lawmakers and Gov. Andrew Cuomo approved the biggest overhaul of New York’s rent laws in a generation, offering New York City tenants new protections against rent hikes and evictions and putting the powerful real estate lobby on the defensive. The Democratic-led state Senate passed th...
00:26 2019-06-15

Brazilians stage general strike to protest pension overhaul Thousands of people filled the streets of Brazil's main cities Friday, and schools, banks and some public transportation shut down, as Brazilians angry over a pension reform and budget cuts held the first general strike of far-right President Jair Bolsonaro's administration....
08:39 2019-06-15

Amsterdam's first woman mayor plans red light district overhaul Amsterdam's first female mayor launched plans on Wednesday to overhaul the city's red light district and its window displays, in a bid to protect sex workers from gawping tourists....
12:52 2019-07-03

Trump Administration Abandons Plan to Overhaul Drug Rebates The White House abandoned a push to end rebates paid to middlemen who negotiate drug prices on behalf of health insurers, a move that could turn scrutiny back on how drugmakers themselves set prices. President Donald Trump has made lowering prescription-drug costs a top priority of his administratio...
17:26 2019-07-11

MTA to overhaul subway exit gates after installing easy-to-hop model Gov. Andrew Cuomo and transit officials this week revealed plans to redesign subway emergency exit gates as part of a larger effort to crack down on fare-beaters – after recently installing a new easy-to-hop version that has made evasion simpler than ever. Standing alongside Cuomo as the governor an...
00:39 2019-06-19

Deutsche Bank overhaul to hit FactSet profit: Credit Suisse Deutsche Bank AG's move to scrap its global equities operations could dent the 2020 fiscal profit for FactSet Research Systems Inc, Credit Suisse analysts said on Monday....
18:13 2019-07-08

CORRECTED-EU report to lay out options for development financing overhaul - sources A European Union review of how to deploy the bloc's international lending firepower will be delivered to finance ministers next week, sources have told Reuters, with three options for a major overhaul of its current set-up....
01:39 2019-10-05

UPDATE 1-EU report to lay out options for development financing overhaul - sources A European Union review of how to deploy the bloc's international lending firepower will be delivered to finance ministers next week, sources have told Reuters, with three options for a major overhaul of its current set-up....
01:39 2019-10-05

Mercedes strategy helps Hamilton overhaul Verstappen for Hungary win Lewis Hamilton stole victory in the Hungarian Grand Prix with four laps left after a strategy switch from his Mercedes Formula 1 team defeated long-time race leader Max Verstappen...
06:26 2019-08-05

Brazil Set to Overhaul Pensions That Coddle Retirees but Drain Coffers Brazil’s President Jair Bolsonaro is trying this month to push through a broad reform of generous pension provisions that eat up the state’s budget to the detriment of spending on schools, health care and infrastructure....
23:52 2019-07-08

Hunter Harrison's Train Overhaul Starts Running Out of Steam Precision-scheduled railroading, the industrywide system to boost efficiency pioneered by the late Hunter Harrison, led to widespread improvements in recent years. But the momentum from that shift is now fading....
11:39 2019-08-23

iOS 13 privacy feature will force total overhaul for Facebook apps Apple's Craig Federighi unveils iOS 13 at WWDC 2019. (credit: Ron Amadeo / Ars Technica) Privacy has been a renewed focus with Apple’s next operating system update. One new feature in iOS 13 that seems centered on user privacy could have sweeping consequences for messaging and online call apps. In...
02:13 2019-08-07

More European clubs oppose plan to overhaul Champions League PARIS (AP) — Teams from France, Germany, Italy, Portugal and Switzerland have joined the opposition to plans to transform the Champions League. As the European Club Association was meeting in Malta, The Associated Press obtained statements from executives at Schalke, Lazio, Saint-Etienne, Monaco, Bo...
13:52 2019-06-07

Uber COO, marketing chief step down in leadership overhaul: memo Uber Technologies Inc Chief Executive Officer Dara Khosrowshahi wants to take more control of operations and is overhauling the ride-hailing company's leadership to deal with brand challenges, according to an internal memo seen by Reuters....
05:39 2019-06-08

Port Authority reveals options to overhaul Times Square bus terminal A plan may finally be in the works to replace the decrepit Port Authority Bus Terminal with a new transit hub — now officials just need to decide what that plan is. The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey announced Thursday that it’s beginning an environmental review process of options t...
19:00 2019-05-24

Brazil's lower house approves pension overhaul to tackle budget gap Brazil's lower house of Congress on Wednesday approved a far-reaching pension overhaul bill aimed at reducing a huge budget gap, with the central economic reform proposed by far-right President Jair Bolsonaro now advancing to the Senate....
08:39 2019-08-08

Defying scientists, Hungary will overhaul academic network, website reports Hungary is preparing legislation to strip the Hungarian Academy of Sciences of its research network, giving the government more control over scientific activity, the news website index.hu reported on Tuesday....
13:00 2019-05-28

Ex-Knick Emmanuel Mudiay final piece of Jazz’s celebrated overhaul The Jazz continued an offseason their offseason of quietly build themselves into contenders on Wednesday, by signing former Knick Emmanuel Mudiay and Jeff Green, according to ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski. Mudiay’s deal is for one year, though financial terms weren’t reported. Green ag...
18:00 2019-07-03

US elections in 2020 need massive overhaul to protect them, security experts argue A sweeping overhaul of America's electoral infrastructure is needed in order to prevent foreign interference as the 2020 elections loom, a group of security researchers has concluded....
19:52 2019-06-07

Trump administration unveils Fannie, Freddie overhaul, urges Congress to act The U.S. Treasury on Thursday said the government should draw up a plan to begin recapitalizing mortgage giants Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac, while calling on Congress to pen a comprehensive housing reform that would allow them to be safely freed from government control....
07:13 2019-09-06

Trump signs executive order to overhaul kidney transplant system President Trump signed an executive order Wednesday meant to improve treatment efforts for kidney disease and to increase the availability of organs for transplants....
00:00 2019-07-11

AT&T's Plan for a Netflix Killer Reportedly Gets an Overhaul, Expected to Cost Around $17 Per Month When AT&T bought Time Warner and created WarnerMedia, it seemed poised to create yet another streaming video service designed to compete against the likes of Netflix and Hulu. Read more......
02:26 2019-06-07

Enbridge investors cheer Mainline overhaul despite Canadian producer protests CALGARY, Alberta/WINNIPEG, Manitoba, Sept 10 (Reuters) - E nbridge Inc's plan to overhaul contracts on its Mainline pipeline system has outraged many Canadian shippers but is cheered by investors who see monetizing existing infrastructure as a safer bet than trying to build new pipelines....
18:52 2019-09-10

UPDATE 2-Overhaul Fannie and Freddie or we will act, Trump administration tells Congress The Trump administration will pursue the reform of mortgage giants Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac, the guarantors of over half the nation's mortgages, if Congress fails to act, officials told Congress on Tuesday....
18:52 2019-09-10

This crazy Samsung design with a pull-out screen might hint at a big overhaul for the Galaxy S11 Samsung is on the cusp of several major announcements at the moment, including the unveiling of the Galaxy Note 10 series set for next month at the Unpacked event as well as the new release date supposedly coming any day now for the company’s second try at a foldable phone. Early next year, me...
17:13 2019-07-15

Indonesia plans tax overhaul to make tech firms pay VAT - finance minister Indonesia is preparing a bill that will make tech firms such as Alphabet Inc's Google and Amazon pay value added tax (VAT), Finance Minister Sri Mulyani Indrawati said....
18:13 2019-09-04

Foxconn Announces Leadership Overhaul as Chairman Seeks Taiwan Presidency Foxconn on Tuesday announced a leadership overhaul that will see more executives involved in the running of its daily operations, as Chairman Terry Gou seeks to run in Taiwan's 2020 presidential......
12:26 2019-06-11

Edimilson Fernandes joins Mainz as West Ham squad overhaul continues West Ham midfielder Edimilson Fernandes is the latest player to leave as part of Manuel Pellegrini's summer overhaul of the squad at the London Stadium....
15:26 2019-06-03

Valero Port Arthur, Texas, refinery shuts HCU, SRU for overhaul: sources Valero Energy Corp shut a hydrocracking unit (HCU) and sulfur recovery unit (SRU) at its 335,000-barrel-per-day (bpd) Port Arthur, Texas, refinery on Monday, said sources familiar with plant operations....
03:13 2019-08-06

iOS 13: Apple brings Dark Mode to iPhones and multitasking overhaul to iPads Enlarge / Apple Senior VP Craig Federighi unveiling iOS 13's dark mode. (credit: Ron Amadeo) SAN JOSE, Calif.—Apple executives took the stage today at the San Jose Convention Center to walk onlooking members of the press and developers—not to mention thousands of livestream viewers—through iOS 13...
21:00 2019-06-03

City Council pledges overhaul of public cemetery on Hart Island Often abandoned by their families and disdained by society, scores of New Yorkers stricken with HIV/AIDS found their final resting place in mass graves on a barren dot in the middle of Pelham Bay — Hart Island. They’re buried in a city public cemetery — known as Potter’s Field — and mana...
00:00 2019-05-31

UPDATE 1-Uber COO, marketing chief step down in leadership overhaul - memo Uber Technologies Inc Chief Executive Officer Dara Khosrowshahi wants to take more control of operations and is overhauling the ride-hailing company's leadership to deal with brand challenges, according to an internal memo seen by Reuters....
10:26 2019-06-08

Disney reveals new details about Star Wars hotel, Epcot overhaul Visitors to Disney's "Star Wars"-themed land in Orlando can stay immersed in a galaxy far, far away by spending two nights in a themed hotel that will be called "Star Wars: Galactic Starcruiser."...
05:00 2019-08-26

Beto O’Rourke Proposes Immigration Overhaul That Would Undo Trump Policies Mr. O’Rourke’s broad plan also seeks a path to citizenship for undocumented people and strengthened ties between the United States and Latin America....
22:26 2019-05-29

Wiggins: Jumbo-Visma can 'overhaul' Ineos as cycling's dominant force "Primoz Roglic\u0027s likely victory at La Vuelta could usher in a new era of cycling where Jumbo-Visma \"overhaul\" Team Ineos as the sport\u0027s dominant force, according to Bradley Wiggins."...
18:52 2019-09-09

Cuba debuts modern Chinese train as rail overhaul begins The first train using new equipment from China has pulled out of Havana, hauling excited passengers on the start of a 915 kilometer (516 mile) journey to the eastern end of the island as the government tries to overhaul the aging and decrepit rail system...
02:26 2019-07-14

Formula 1 plots "dramatic" plane-like front wings for 2021 overhaul Formula 1 has revised the wing designs that will form a key part of 2021 car concepts and moved towards a more "dramatic" aesthetic with an aeroplane-like style...
23:00 2019-09-24

Greece to Overhaul Asylum Process After Deadly Refugee-Camp Fire Greece vowed to reduce overcrowding at camps for asylum-seekers on its Aegean islands, after a deadly fire on Sunday highlighted the country’s growing struggle to cope with refugees and other migrants trying to reach Europe....
00:00 2019-10-01

Brazil pension overhaul bill wins by resounding margin in lower house Brazil's lower house of Congress approved a landmark overhaul of the country's pension system on Wednesday by a far wider margin than predicted, delivering a resounding victory to the government in its quest to restore public finances to health....
02:13 2019-07-11

Brazil's Congress Votes in Favor of Pension Overhaul Bill in First-Round Vote Brazilian lawmakers voted in favor of a bill to overhaul the country’s insolvent pension system, the first and most important hurdle in the bill’s passage through Congress and a major win for the government of President Jair Bolsonaro....
08:26 2019-07-11

State Senate won’t back de Blasio plan to overhaul high school admissions Mayor Bill de Blasio’s controversial plan to scrap the single admissions test that determines entry into the city’s specialized high schools is dead this year, a key state senator said Tuesday. “The Senate has a number of priorities to finish this session. Changes to specialized high school admissio...
00:39 2019-06-19

Deutsche Bank seeks to shed risky assets as part of overhaul - sources Deutsche Bank is aiming to cut up to a quarter of its riskiest assets in the next few years, people familiar with the matter said, shedding more light on how the German lender is trying to overhaul its business and revive profitability....
17:13 2019-06-19

Uber to merge ride-hailing and food-delivery apps in major overhaul Company to offer information on public transport and other travel options in quest to build ‘operating system for everyday life’Uber has announced a slew of updates to its app – including consolidating its food delivery and ride-hailing services, and a new feature highlighting local public transpor...
06:52 2019-09-27

Regulator approves overhaul of ‘Volcker Rule,’ which restricts risky bank moves A US banking regulator announced Tuesday he had approved a final rule simplifying the “Volcker Rule,” which restricts risky profit-seeking trades by banks. Joseph Otting, the comptroller of the currency, said in a statement he approved the rule, which addresses “ineffective complexity” in a prior ve...
03:26 2019-08-21

Macron Reboots French Economic Overhaul as Yellow-Vest Protests Fade The government of President Emmanuel Macron is preparing to cut the country’s unemployment benefits as the French leader seeks to reboot his economic overhauls and put months of violent yellow-vest protests behind him....
19:26 2019-06-18

New Land Rover Discovery Sport receives interior overhaul and electrified power Land Rover throws the full works at the new Discovery Sport in a bid to boost sales Land Rover has heavily updated its Discovery Sport best-seller with a range of new electrified engines, a new platform and a major interior upgrade to take on premium rivals such as the Volvo XC60 and Audi Q5. Launc...
21:26 2019-05-21

U.S. farm state senators introduce bill to overhaul biofuel waiver program Two Midwest senators said Friday they had introduced a bill to reform the Environmental Protection Agency's biofuel waiver program, which the corn industry says helps oil companies at the expense of farmers https://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-epa-biofuels/u-s-lawmaker-wants-epas-use-of-biofuel-wa...
18:26 2019-06-14

Barclays analysts call for UBS strategy overhaul, suggest break up of Swiss bank Barclays analysts have questioned the ability of UBS to achieve satisfactory returns, suggesting market expectations of the Swiss investment bank are too high....
16:26 2019-05-21

U.S. farm state senators unveil bill to overhaul biofuel waiver program Two Midwest senators said on Friday they have introduced a bill to reform the Environmental Protection Agency's opaque biofuel waiver program, which the corn industry says helps oil companies at the expense of farmers https://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-epa-biofuels/u-s-lawmaker-wants-epas-use-of...
19:39 2019-06-14

UPDATE 2-Aruba ends deal with Citgo to overhaul, operate island refinery Aruba on Wednesday reached an agreement with U.S. based Citgo Petroleum Corp to end its contract to refurbish and operate the island's refinery, a statement from the island's prime minister said....
04:39 2019-10-10

UPDATE 4-Brazil pension overhaul bill wins by resounding margin in lower house Brazil's lower house of Congress approved a landmark overhaul of the country's pension system on Wednesday by a far wider margin than predicted, delivering a resounding victory to the government in its quest to revive public finances....
05:52 2019-07-11

UPDATE 3-Brazil pension overhaul bill wins by resounding margin in lower house Brazil's lower house of Congress approved a landmark overhaul of the country's pension system on Wednesday by a far wider margin than predicted, delivering a resounding victory to the government in its quest to restore public finances to health....
02:39 2019-07-11

Family of doctor killed while cycling call for road safety overhaul ahead of inquest Safety improvements must be made to prevent further "devastating" deaths on London's roads, say the family of a pioneering Great Ormond Street doctor who was killed while cycling....
13:39 2019-08-06

Exclusive: Foxconn plans management overhaul as Chairman Gou seeks Taiwan presidency - source Apple supplier Foxconn is planning to overhaul its management structure to get more senior executives involved in the running of its daily operations, a person with direct knowledge of the matter told Reuters....
11:39 2019-06-06

Bernie Sanders unveils plan to overhaul country's 'dysfunctional criminal justice system' Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Bernie Sanders unveiled Sunday a criminal justice overhaul to "reform every aspect of America's dysfunctional criminal justice system" by ending "for-profit greed" in the system, expanding inmates' rights and changing how policing works in the country....
20:52 2019-08-18

Facebook, Microsoft, Twitter, YouTube overhaul counter-terrorism efforts for Christchurch Call A new crisis response protocol has also been launched for the 48 countries, three international organisations, and eight tech firms that are members of the Call....
07:52 2019-09-24

Apple supplier Foxconn said to plan management overhaul as its chairman seeks Taiwan presidency Apple supplier Foxconn is planning to overhaul its management structure to get more senior executives involved in the running of its daily operations, a person with direct knowledge of the matter told Reuters....
13:39 2019-06-07

Bulgaria Charges NGO Official With Spying For Russia, Attempting to ‘Completely Overhaul’ the Country’s Politics SOFIA, Bulgaria (AP) — Bulgarian prosecutors have charged an official from a non-governmental organization with spying for Russia for allegedly supplying information that aimed to turn the Balkan country away from its pro-Western orientation. Deputy chief prosecutor Ivan Geshev said Tuesday th...
02:52 2019-09-12

Trump casts himself as the guardian of Medicare, the government program Republicans have long sought to overhaul In signing an executive order to strengthen Medicare Thursday, President Trump positioned himself as the guardian of the government healthcare program for seniors that Republicans originally opposed as socialism and have long sought to overhaul....
03:13 2019-10-04

Southern California coach Clay Helton banking on offensive overhaul to cool off hot seat USC coach Clay Helton is hoping an offensive scheme switch will help the Trojans rejoin the elite in college football and help save his job.       ...
23:52 2019-08-13

Baltimore police commissioner pushes back after cop group rips his plan to overhaul department Baltimore’s police commissioner is pushing back after a group that represents local cops tore into his plan to overhaul the city’s police department....
20:13 2019-07-31

Huge leak says next year’s iPhone 12 will feature Apple’s most massive design overhaul in a decade While the iPhone 11 and iPhone 11 Pro feature substantial upgrades in terms of specifications and battery life, the design of the phones is virtually unchanged from that of the iPhone X and iPhone XS. Just as it did with the iPhone 6, Apple has focused on internal upgrades rather than external ones ...
23:00 2019-09-25

The bankers that define the decades For Euromoney's 50th anniversary issue, we picked out the six individual bankers that we believe define each of the decades of Euromoney’s existence. They are all giants of the industry. Their names transcend it....
21:13 2019-06-21

The Blues Exorcise The Decades The thing you have to understand is how big a deal this is. In the coming days, before and after the Stanley Cup Final begins on Monday in Boston, you are going to hear ad nauseam that this is the St. Louis Blues’ first finals appearance since 1970. That is true, and 49 years is a long, long time, b...
16:00 2019-05-22

China: Three decades, six leaders As part of Asiamoney’s 30th anniversary coverage, we have selected six key individuals who have contributed more than most to the development of banking and capital markets in China. Their stories illustrate three decades of extraordinary growth....
12:39 2019-06-28

Private banking across the decades Euromoney’s coverage of private banking since our launch in 1969 reflects the changes in the industry itself. The first 30 years were dominated by Swiss banks – and trying to get into their inner sanctums. The last two decades have seen the evolution of wealth management into a truly global business...
15:39 2019-05-21

Daily on Healthcare: Trump casts himself as the guardian of Medicare, the program Republicans have long sought to overhaul 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!...
01:13 2019-10-05

Tech titan calls for health care overhaul: 'Our medical system is stuck in dark ages' Futurist Vivek Wadhwa made the declaration in an email to colleagues and friends the day after he lost his wife to a rare form of cancer called cholangiocarcinoma....
02:13 2019-07-04

Trump EPA proposes overhaul of lead in drinking water rule, critics call plan weak The Trump administration on Thursday proposed retooling a 1991 rule on lead and cooper contamination in drinking water, but critics said the change slows by 20 years the timeline for removing aging lead service lines that could expose children to a toxin known to harm developing brains....
00:39 2019-10-11

Fight against climate change and poverty will fail without overhaul of global financial system, says major UN report A major new UN-led report, involving more than 60 international organizations, warns that a comprehensive overhaul of the world’s financial system is necessary, if governments are to honour commitments to tackle critical issues, such as combatting climate change and eradicating poverty by 2030....
14:52 2019-05-21

UPDATE 2-Canada regulator orders Enbridge to halt pipeline overhaul plan due to 'perception of abuse' The Canada Energy Regulator on Friday stopped Enbridge Inc from auctioning the right to send crude oil through its Mainline pipeline system due to the "perception of abuse of Enbridge's market power."...
06:26 2019-09-28

Butterfly numbers fell by one third in the US over last two decades Butterfly numbers have dropped by one third in the US over 20 years because of climate change and habitat destruction – and other insects may be declining too...
21:52 2019-07-09

See the Disney logo evolve over 3-plus decades The Disney empire definitely has its fans, but devout viewer TheDeadlySquid has compiled a video that features “every single variation of the Walt Disney Pictures logo, starting from 1985’s The Black Cauldron and going all the way until 2018’s Mary Poppins Returns.” The logo usually kicks things off...
20:52 2019-08-13

This Is How Much Better Tires and a Few Decades Make a Difference It’s easy to forget that cars—even or especially performance cars—do get markedly better over time. Take this comparison of a 1987 Ruf CTR and a 2018 Porsche 911 GT3 on the same stretch of the Nürburgring. The Ruf driver is engaged in battle, while the 911 driver might as well have been sipping tea....
05:00 2019-05-25

After Decades of Music, Tanglewood Talks With its first major building project in 25 years at its summer home in the Berkshires, the Boston Symphony places a bet on the booming lecture business....
17:39 2019-07-31

| US reopens embassy in Somalia after nearly three decades The United States has reopened its embassy in Somalia's capital, Mogadishu, nearly three decades after it was shut as the Horn of Africa nation plunged into civil war....
21:26 2019-10-03

Asia: Three decades of corporate achievement Asiamoney has recognized the most impressive companies across Asia-Pacific for the last three decades, publishing the Best Managed Companies Awards, the Corporate Governance Poll and Asia’s Outstanding Companies Poll. For our anniversary edition, we have tallied the results to identify the best corp...
12:39 2019-06-28

Timeline: Seven decades of Communist China China will celebrate the 70th anniversary of Communist Party rule on Oct. 1 with flowers, speeches, performances and a massive military parade through central Beijing....
17:26 2019-09-27

Asian deals that define the decades Asiamoney has chosen three deals – across equity and debt markets, and M&A – from each of the past three decades since the magazine was launched; some are good, some are bad, but all have had an undeniable impact....
20:39 2019-09-30

US reopens embassy in Somalia after nearly three decades The reestablishment of an embassy in Mogadishu reflects progress in the nation in recent years, the United States said. The US is a major security and aid provider to Somalia....
18:26 2019-10-03

The most consequential commander in chief in decades Not since Harry S. Truman fired Gen. Douglas MacArthur for insubordination during the Korean War has an American president imposed his will on the U.S. military with more authority than President Trump....
06:00 2019-07-12

Fetal remains found in Ill. nearly 2 decades old Illinois authorities say the more than 2,200 fetal remains found at the Illinois home of an abortion doctor who died this month were from abortions conducted between 2000 and 2002. (Sept. 19)        ...
03:00 2019-09-20

Consumers are the most confident about their job prospects in nearly 2 decades Trade tensions between China and the U.S. have dimmed economic growth prospects and financial markets, but U.S. job seekers are growing more confident regardless....
22:01 2019-05-28

Butterfly numbers fell by one-third in the US over past two decades Butterfly numbers have dropped by one-third in the US over 20 years because of climate change and habitat destruction – and other insects may be declining too...
17:52 2019-07-11

Decades-old Ireland murder may be prosecuted in France Perched on a bench in the quiet courtyard of a pub, Ian Bailey is signing a copy of his self-published book of poetry for a young American woman. He then opens a folded paper printout of his latest work....
13:26 2019-05-27

ESA warns asteroid may collide with Earth within decades The space rock was recently added to the European Space Agency's Risk List due to the potential for it to collide with Earth as soon as 70 years from now....
03:13 2019-10-12

China’s Economic Growth Is at Its Lowest in Almost Three Decades China announced its lowest GDP growth numbers since 1992 on Monday, as the ongoing trade war between the world’s two largest economies continues to take its toll. The country’s GDP grew 6.2% for the quarter ending in June, down from 6.4% the previous quarter, according to government figu...
01:13 2019-07-16

India says it will end decades-long autonomy for Kashmir India announced Monday that it was ending special status to predominately Muslim Kashmir, threatening the region's autonomy it had enjoyed for decades while opposition legislators protested....
14:39 2019-08-05

New Information Revitalizes Search For Teen Decades Later PENDLETON COUNTY, Ky. (WCPO)– Authorities are renewing the search for a teenager who went missing in 1980. Police have learned new information they hope will help turn up the body of Randy Sellers. In 1994, a convicted serial killer claimed to have murdered Sellers and left his body in Kincaid...
11:39 2019-06-04

Tokyo braces for worst typhoon in 6 decades Typhoon Hagibis, closing in from the Pacific, is expected to bring up to 80 centimeters of rain in the Tokyo area, including Chiba to the north that had suffered power outages from a typhoon that hit last month, and some buildings remained partly repaired....
07:52 2019-10-12

Only 60% Lunar Missions In Last 6 Decades Successful, Says NASA Lunar missions undertaken in the last six decades has had a success rate of 60 per cent, the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) has said....
18:13 2019-09-07

Why private capital will dominate markets for the decades to come Big pools of private capital, led by sovereign wealth funds, private equity sponsors and family offices, now dominate capital formation in the key growth industry sectors of technology and biotech and the expanding markets of Asia. New tech will let networks of private investors connect and exchange...
15:39 2019-05-21

Disneyland experiencing shortest lines in decades Wednesday is the 64th anniversary of Disneyland, but you’re the one that gets the present: in addition to today’s planned “Happiest March on Earth” — with more marches planned this week — you can experience insanely short wait times, and enough space to do cartwheels in. While some visit...
23:52 2019-07-17

NASCAR Takes Away a Victory for the First Time in Decades In NASCAR, teams know they have to cheat to win, and do. But NASCAR decided to reel in its “culture” of cheating this year by throwing out a long-established mindset of not revoking wins from cheating race cars, and for the first time in decades, it happened. NASCAR overturned a victory after the ra...
20:00 2019-06-17

Three decades later, Jimmy Smits is back in the TV courtroom It was 33 years ago that television audiences were introduced to Jimmy Smits in his groundbreaking, star-making role as the passionate, principled public defender-turned-top-dollar defense attorney Victor Sifuentes on "L.A. Law," one of the first highly visible, uber-successful and multidimensional ...
21:52 2019-09-20

Blues nip Sharks on way to first Stanley Cup Final in decades ST. LOUIS — The St. Louis Blues are marching into the Stanley Cup Final for the first time in decades. David Perron had a goal and an assist, Jordan Binnington picked up his franchise-record 12th playoff win and the Blues beat the San Jose Sharks 5-1 in Game 6 of the Western Conference final Tuesday...
07:13 2019-05-22

Gopinath, Who Served 6 Decades As Journalist, Dies At 88 Veteran journalist Gopinath covered the first Indian general elections of 1951-52 and remained active till the recently-concluded 17th Lok Sabha elections, sharing his insights and observations....
15:26 2019-06-08

US faces worst measles outbreak in nearly three decades The disgraced British former doctor behind the anti-vaccine movement has defended his recent communications with the ultra-Orthodox Jewish community in the US....
02:26 2019-05-25

By the numbers: Best June for the Dow since 1938, S&P 500's best first half in two decades Wall Street wrapped up a roaring June and first half of the year as investors cheered the prospects of easier monetary policy from the Federal Reserve...
22:26 2019-06-28

UN Security Council has its first meeting on Kashmir in decades According to a UN diplomat, council members failed to even come up with a statement to the press -- the lowest level of Council action. UN diplomats said countries disagreed on wording of a statement, with some fearing any comment would escalate tensions or would show bias towards Pakistan by simply...
02:13 2019-08-17

4 decades later, 'Rapper's Delight' is still inspiring music Many consider "Rapper's Delight," released by Englewood's Sugar Hill Records in September 1979 as the Big Bang of hip-hop.        ...
12:26 2019-09-17

Woodstock’s first performer spent decades in this Village pad Benjamin Scheuer, a playwright, singer and songwriter best known for his off-Broadway show, “The Lion,” is about to list his home at 106 Waverly Place for $3.65 million — or as a $10,000-a-month rental. The (now) two-bedroom, two-bathroom condo has some musical history: Brooklyn native Richie Havens...
22:39 2019-06-27

Trump Family 'Dynasty Will Last For Decades,' Says Campaign Manager President Donald Trump's campaign manager said Saturday that the president and his family are "a dynasty that will last for decades," prompting speculation about whether Trump's children might one day......
07:39 2019-09-09

The mother and baby homes were shrouded in secrecy for decades The day after Michael O'Flaherty was born, his mother tried to see him. But, she told him, she was stopped by a nun who told her, "Go mind your own business, your baby is gone."...
17:00 2019-09-08

NY public schools have lowest enrollment in decades: study Where have all the kids gone? The number of students enrolled in New York state public schools is the lowest recorded in 30 years, a new Empire Center for Public Policy study released Tuesday reveals. Over the last decade alone, enrollment at public schools has shrunk statewide by 5 percent — ...
22:39 2019-09-03

After Two Decades, Owen Hart's Death Is Still WWE's Darkest Hour If you were a wrestling fan on May 23rd, 1999, you were probably doing one of three things. One of those was watching WWE’s latest pay-per-view event, Over the Edge. Another was using “scramblevision” to listen to that event by tuning a TV or VCR without a cable box to the pay-per-view channel. Some...
20:39 2019-05-23

New California quakes stir fears of 'the Big One,' which is decades overdue Dr. Lucy Jones is certain "the Big One" -- the devastating, long-predicted, long overdue earthquake in Southern California along one of the United States' most dangerous fault lines -- is on its way....
12:00 2019-07-23

Wall Street looks to earnings after strongest June in decades On the heels of the S&P 500's best June performance in more than six decades, investors are anxious to see whether earnings can justify further gains as the largest U.S. companies open their books in the coming weeks....
22:00 2019-07-02

FaceApp Lets You ‘Age’ a Photo by Decades. Does It Also Violate Your Privacy? Some security concerns raised about the app at the center of a popular social media trend are exaggerated, but experts say the developer should be more transparent....
01:26 2019-07-18

Blood test can identify Alzheimer's 2 decades before symptoms A new study showcases a blood test that identifies beta-amyloid proteins — a hallmark of Alzheimer's disease — 20 years before any symptoms of dementia....
13:13 2019-08-13

Xi Jinping Becomes First Chinese President in 2 Decades to Visit Nepal (KATHMANDU, Nepal) — Xi Jinping on Saturday became the first Chinese president in more than two decades to visit Nepal, where he is expected to sign agreements on several infrastructure projects. Xi arrived Saturday from New Delhi, where he met with Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi. Nepal i...
22:26 2019-10-12

India and Pakistan have been fighting over Kashmir for decades. Is this tug of war about to go nuclear? The South Asian state of Kashmir is in the middle of a fight between India and Pakistan for control over its government.        ...
09:52 2019-08-08

'Spanish Stonehenge' revealed after spending decades under water It may not be as well known as Stonehenge itself, but the "Spanish Stonehenge" is now visible for the first time in 50 years, after having spent the last half-century underwater....
05:52 2019-09-24

Childhood adversity tied to sleep problems decades later (Reuters Health) - Children who suffer adverse experiences like abuse and neglect may be more likely to have sleep problems in adulthood, a U.S. study suggests....
03:00 2019-06-01

'Spanish Stonehenge' revealed after spending decades underwater It may not be as well known as Stonehenge itself, but the "Spanish Stonehenge" is now visible for the first time in 50 years, after having spent the last half-century underwater....
16:13 2019-09-23

Drug Companies Are Focusing on the Poor After Decades of Ignoring Them The pharmaceutical industry once sued to keep AIDS drugs from dying Africans. Now companies boast of their efforts to get medicines to the developing world....
18:52 2019-06-27

Cold-case victim given a ‘face’ two decades later thanks to technology The Orange County Sheriff’s Department used reconstruction technology to recreate what the 14- to 25-year-old found in Trabuco Canyon in the Santa Ana Mountains in 1996 might have looked like at the time of his death....
23:39 2019-10-03

It takes decades for polystyrene to break down, even in direct sunlight Plastics are truly incredible. They’re typically cheap to make, safe for many applications, and they last just about forever. When they’re being used, they’re the perfect solution to many problems, but once discarded, the qualities that make them great quickly turn them into an env...
15:52 2019-10-13

Toy Story 4 will be the first Pixar movie in decades without an animated short Disney’s subsidiary studios apparently have a thing for breaking from tradition these days, because just a few months after Avengers: Endgame tricked viewers into sitting through the credits just to hear Tony Stark’s ghost banging on some metal in place of a traditional stinger, Toy Story 4 is going...
01:26 2019-06-17

Wall Street wraps up its best June in decades as G20 convenes Wall Street advanced in heavy trading on Friday, with the S&P 500 and the Dow closing the book on their best June in generations, ahead of much-anticipated trade talks between U.S. President Donald Trump and Chinese counterpart Xi Jinping at the G20 summit now underway in Japan....
00:52 2019-06-29

Mike Morhaime: The highlights and lessons of nearly three decades at Blizzard Mike Morhaime gave a fireside chat at Gamelab about his nearly 28-year career at Blizzard Entertainment, which created a culture for game developmentRead More...
01:26 2019-07-01

Joe Biden asked for a pen. Then he reversed a position he’d held for four decades. The former vice president’s flip on taxpayer funding for abortions came after internal discussions and outside pressure on an issue that is one of several that may pose similar problems for him....
06:13 2019-06-08

Two men jailed for decades of child abuse at German campsite More than 450 attacks, most of them rape, were carried out on boys and girls aged three to 14Two men who groomed and abused hundreds of children at a campsite in Germany over a period of more than 20 years have been jailed by a judge who said she was “lost for words” at the severity of their crimes....
18:13 2019-09-05

Rates of Twin Births in U.S. Drop After Rising for Decades The rate of twins born in the U.S. dropped 4% from 2014 to 2018 after roughly three decades of increases, according to a new report from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention....
18:52 2019-10-03

Covering the Closer: Two Decades of Writing on Mariano Rivera Ahead of Rivera’s induction into the Hall of Fame this weekend, we compiled excerpts of New York Times articles from a handful of the biggest moments of his storied career....
17:00 2019-07-21

Hurricanes have been an unwanted Labor Day visitor to Florida for decades Hurricane Dorian's expected arrival in Florida for the Labor Day weekend puts it in some very strong company among hurricanes hitting during the traditional end of summer holiday.        ...
18:39 2019-08-30

Largest earthquake in decades hits southern California No serious damage or injuries reported after 6.4 magnitude earthquake, the most powerful to strike region since 1994The largest earthquake to hit southern California in decades rumbled across the region on Thursday morning, striking a remote part of the state with a magnitude of 6.4.The earthquake’s...
02:13 2019-07-05

Newly-discovered asteroid could strike Earth within decades As technology advances, scientists have become more and more skilled at spotting potentially threatening objects in space. This is great news for the human race, but it also means that when we spot a distant space rock, we may not know just how much of a threat it really is for a long time to come. ...
02:26 2019-10-12

Ilhan Omar accuses Trump of being racist for decades Rep. Ilhan Omar on Tuesday accused Donald Trump of long-harbored and deep-seated “inherent racism,” as the president has launched into another week of fiery attacks on the Minnesota Democrat and three other freshman progressive congresswomen. “Right now, even when we’re talking about the president, ...
19:13 2019-07-23

Decades-old Florida mystery solved with help from Google Earth William Moldt was last seen in Lake Worth, Florida back in 1997. A man who used to live in his gated community was looking at his old house on Google Earth when he zoomed in and saw what appeared to be a car submerged in a pond....
00:26 2019-09-15

Robert Mugabe Ruled Zimbabwe for Decades. Here’s How He First Came to Power It’s not hard to see why Robert Mugabe, whose death was announced Friday, would have wanted control. In 1965, the area in Africa then known as Rhodesia — the colonialist name for the region that’s now Zimbabwe — had established a new regime in the wake of British colonial rul...
16:00 2019-09-06

Paris mounts first Toulouse-Lautrec exhibition in three decades An exhibition showing the works of painter Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec, famed for his portrayal of Paris's cafes, brothels and cabarets at the end of the nineteenth century, opens next week in the French capital....
05:00 2019-10-05

Amtrak Has Lost Money for Decades. A Former Airline CEO Thinks He Can Fix It. Onetime Delta boss Richard Anderson has nearly eliminated the railroad’s operating losses, but some train fanatics are fuming about the changes. Among his challenges: congressmen whose rural states and districts are traversed by long-haul trains....
13:52 2019-07-07

US abortion rate lowest in decades, report finds The abortion rate in the United States reached a record low in 2017 as pregnancy rates declined and contraception use rose, according to the pro-choice Guttmacher Institute....
01:39 2019-09-19

US abortion rates lowest in decades, report finds Abortions across the United States have dropped to their lowest levels since the procedure became legal nationwide in 1973, according to a Wednesday report....
01:39 2019-09-19

Here’s why ‘Toy Story 4’ is breaking a decades-long tradition at Pixar One of the things that Pixar fans always look forward to whenever there’s a new feature film release from the beloved animation studio happens before the film itself gets underway. From the squawking birds on a wire in For the Birds that was shown alongside Monsters Inc. to last year’s h...
01:00 2019-06-19

Massachusetts man who beheaded classmate at age 15 gets decades to life in prison A Massachusetts man was sentenced Tuesday to life in prison with the possibility of parole after 30 years after beheading a classmate in a fit of jealousy over a girl in 2016. ...
03:00 2019-07-10

A Decades-Old Computer Science Puzzle Was Solved in Two Pages With a stunningly simple proof, a researcher has finally cracked the sensitivity conjecture, "one of the most frustrating and embarrassing open problems."...
13:13 2019-08-04

New US charges against Julian Assange could spell decades behind bars WikiLeaks founder charged in 18-count DoJ indictmentAssange ‘risked serious harm to US national security’Julian Assange could face decades in a US prison after being charged with violating the Espionage Act by publishing classified information through WikiLeaks. Related: Julian Assange: US charges W...
00:13 2019-05-24

NASA fights to keep the Voyager probes running after four decades NASA's Voyager probes are still out there, exploring interstellar space 42 years after they left our planet. To keep them running all these years with generators that are 40 percent less powerful than they were decades ago -- and which are producing......
14:13 2019-07-13

Homeless man returns to college after four decades to finish degree A homeless man has been given a second chance to finish his college degree, more than four decades after dropping out, thanks to the help of a local student. David Carter had been a student at the University of Texas at Austin studying studio art but dropped out in 1971 at the age of 23......
22:00 2019-06-05

Thanks to persistent low unemployment, labor’s share of income, which has been declining for decades Thanks to persistent low unemployment, labor’s share of income, which has been declining for decades due to capital’s victorious class war, could finally be set to rise—“and that could spell trouble for corporate profit margins and the share prices that are ultimately dependent on them.” GOOD....
17:13 2019-06-10

Environmentalists Have Been Warning About Amazon Fires for Decades. The Stakes Are Now Higher Than Ever The Amazon rain forest is burning — news that prompted shock and fear across the world as Brazil’s space research agency reported this week that a record number of fires have broken out in the forest this year. Online, hashtags urged people to pray for the Amazon and to spread awareness ...
04:00 2019-08-24

Yo Ho, Yo Ho, It's Johnny Depp's Birthday! See All of His Iconic Roles Over Three Decades to Celebrate Argh, matey! Everyone's favorite pirate is celebrating his birthday and we are trying so hard not to sing "A Pirate's Life for Me" in celebration. Since today is the one......
17:00 2019-06-09

Planned Parenthood to exit Title X after decades, says gov't blocking abortion Facing a Monday deadline to inform the government how it will comply with a new rule that bars Title X funds for organizations that provide access to abortion, Planned Parenthood said it's being forced to leave....
15:52 2019-08-19

Empire of Sin: Brenda Romero spent decades noodling on this mob strategy-RPG Brenda Romero of Romero Games has wanted to make a game about the 1930s Chicago mob for a long time. She is getting that chance with Empire of Sin.Read More...
09:39 2019-10-06

Mysterious light flashes on the Moon have been baffling researchers for decades Though there have been several notable lunar-related discoveries since man first walked on the Moon in 1969, there is still one phenomenon that has perplexed researchers for decades: mysterious, random flashes of light coming from the Moon's surface....
20:39 2019-06-05

Singer R. Kelly denied bail on U.S. charges of sex crimes over two decades R&B singer R. Kelly pleaded not guilty on Tuesday to a raft of federal charges accusing him of running a scheme to force women and girls to provide sex for himself and others, and a judge ordered that he remain in jail without bail....
23:13 2019-07-16

New York sisters abused dad for nearly two decades because they said God told them he was 'unfaithful' to wife Three sisters from upstate New York were sentenced Tuesday to two years in prison after nearly two decades of physically and mentally abusing their elderly father -- a man the trio disdained because they said God told them he was “unfaithful to [their] mother.”...
17:26 2019-07-17

U.S. overdose deaths post annual drop for first time in two decades U.S. overdose deaths dropped last year for the first time in nearly two decades, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said on Wednesday, in a sign that a nationwide epidemic of drug-related deaths is abating....
02:52 2019-07-18

'Friends' alum Courteney Cox's daughter recreates mom's red carpet look more than two decades later Former “Friends” star Courteney Cox took to Instagram this week to show off a photo of herself and her and teenage daughter wearing the same dress two decades apart....
20:39 2019-06-12

Decades After US Couple Killed While Hiking, An Envelope Leads To Arrest Law enforcement called on March 6, crunching up the dirt driveway to the baby-blue single-story house in Lakewood, Wisconsin, an isolated town of around 800 people about 1 1 2/ hours northwest of......
23:26 2019-06-03

Arrest in decades-old murder case stuns Wisconsin town LAKEWOOD, Wis. — Word of the arrest — via a friend’s text message — hit Wayne Sankey like a thunderbolt. “I said, ‘You gotta be kidding me,'” Sankey recalled. “And then I told the wife and she couldn’t believe it. ‘There’s no way,’ she said. R...
08:52 2019-06-04

This Senior Interior Official Has Had Major Trump Brain for More Than Two Decades William Perry Pendley, a senior interior official, has cast doubt on climate change and made xenophobic comments, according to a report from CNN published on Tuesday....
15:00 2019-10-09

Opinion: After decades of dominance, the rest of the world is catching up with the USWNT Rather than two or three favorites, there are five or six countries with legitimate title aspirations at this World Cup       ...
01:00 2019-06-09

Vince Carter signs with Hawks, to be 1st NBA player to play 4 different decades He is tied with Robert Parish, Kevin Garnett, Kevin Willis and recently retired Dirk Nowitzki — all of whom played for 21 seasons — for the longest career in NBA history....
05:13 2019-08-07

After decades of war in Kurdistan, local biologists try to save the Persian leopard The fate of the Persian leopard is closely intertwined with that of Kurdistan, says Kurdish biologist, Hana Raza. She is fighting to protect the rare animal after four decades of war in the region....
20:52 2019-08-13

The Handmaid’s Tale Was a Warning. Three Decades Later, Margaret Atwood Is Back With Another Margaret Atwood wants to know more about The Bachelorette. We’re chatting in her publisher’s office in Toronto when I mention the dating show where 30-some men vie for the affection of a single woman, all on camera. She has questions: “Why are they even participating in this?”...
02:26 2019-09-04

How the Vaping Industry Is Using a Defensive Tactic Pioneered Decades Ago by Big Tobacco Each week brings a new story of some calamity brought by vaping. In late July, a Connecticut man filed suit against e-cigarette giant Juul Labs after suffering a massive stroke. The suit alleges that he became addicted while he was still a high schooler, even though the company says it is specifical...
00:26 2019-10-03

Former Pa. scoutmaster, citizen of the year focus of inquiry into decades of sex abuse Chambersburg, Pa., business leader, ex-scoutmaster C.Q. Smith was the focus of a grand jury inquiry into sex abuse.        ...
19:13 2019-08-28

Bones Of 18th-Century 'Witch' Vanished Decades Ago. Now, A Search Is On A woman felt delirious after an evening of drinking one night in 1704 - and so she concluded that her neighbor, Lilias Adie, must have summoned Satan to cast a spell on her....
09:52 2019-09-04

Vox pop superstar is a social media darling decades on | Lucy Siegle The BBC’s lady in red broke the internet thanks to her witty and easy eloquenceUnexpectedly last week, a 42-year-old BBC Two vox pop featuring an East End woman in a red raincoat broke the internet. We don’t know her name, but this unassuming star has been watched by millions, decades after stopping...
19:52 2019-08-03

Our most pressing space mission is to clear decades of orbiting junk Sixty years ago, the focus was on getting more objects into orbit. Today, the top priority is working out how technology can bring them back down again...
14:33 2019-05-21

Decades on, descendants of detained Italian Canadians recall shame Trudeau reopened a wound for families with his promise to apologize for the internment of hundreds during the second world warOn a rainy summer evening, Canadian federal police entered a social club in the city of Windsor and arrested bartender Michele Iannetta. Bewildered, he and others were rounde...
19:52 2019-07-15

Celebrated Apple Designer Jony Ive Is Leaving the Company After Nearly 3 Decades Jony Ive, one of the world’s foremost designers, is leaving Apple after nearly three decades to start an independent design firm. Ive will, however, continue working with Apple from the outside — his new venture, called LoveFrom, will count the iPhone maker as a client. Marc Newson, anot...
23:39 2019-06-27

Trump family ‘dynasty’ will ‘last for decades,’ 2020 campaign chief says President Trump and his family represent a political movement with the potential of transforming the Republican Party, according to Brad Parscale, manager of the president’s 2020 reelection campaign....
16:00 2019-09-08

The gang's all here in this decades-spanning trailer for Martin Scorsese's The Irishman In just a few days, we’ll learn whether Martin Scorsese’s highly anticipated The Irishman is either an extremely good movie or an extremely good movie marred by uncanny nature of its digitally de-aged faces. This trailer, the most revealing look at director’s Silence follow-up so far, spans decades ...
16:13 2019-09-26

Sapphire stolen two decades ago in Italy now at center of Manhattan lawsuit The sleight of hand was as stunning as the stolen sapphire. No one knows how the 65-carat gem, inlaid in a dazzling art-deco diamond-and-sapphire Cartier bracelet, disappeared 22 years ago from a sparkling showcase in an Italian hotel where 50 people had gathered to ogle it. Known for the region in ...
06:00 2019-07-07

AG investigating Google: 'We surely hope it does not require decades' to get resolved North Carolina Attorney General Josh Stein says he hopes the antitrust investigation into Google doesn't take as long as the DOJ's probe of Microsoft....
06:26 2019-09-11

‘Animal House’ star to sell home he’s owned for decades It’s not an “Animal House.” Actor Peter Riegert — known for his role as Donald “Boon” Schoenstein in that iconic 1978 fraternity film and as a pickle monger in “Crossing Delancey” — is about to list his Upper West Side penthouse for $1.99 million. The home, which he’s owned for decades, ...
02:13 2019-06-20

Decades of spy satellite images help track melting Himalayan glaciers You don't need cutting-edge satellite data to make sense of Earth's changing climate. Researchers have published a study of melting Himalayan glaciers that takes advantage of 40 years' worth of satellite imagery posted by the US Geological Survey, i......
04:39 2019-06-20

Opinion: Decades later, we're wondering about steroids in baseball – again Here we are two decades later, with MLB having one of the most extensive drug-testing programs, and we’re left wondering if history is repeating itself.       ...
15:13 2019-07-08

Bill Gurley says IPOs put Silicon Valley on 'bad end of a bad joke for about four decades' Bill Gurley of venture firm Benchmark says there are significant discrepancies between IPOs and direct listings that start-ups shouldn't ignore....
20:26 2019-09-12

Hollywood has been failing Jennifer Lopez for decades – Hustlers proves it Her few outstanding roles have been buried in a sea of dross, such as Gigli and Maid in Manhattan. Could she finally be in with a chance of an Oscar?“This whole country is a strip club. You got people tossing the money and people doing the dance.” So proclaims Jennifer Lopez’s wily stripper turned c...
23:26 2019-09-23

A meteoric rise? Dutch World Cup success was decades in the making As a child growing up in Amsterdam, Vera Pauw would run up and down the sidelines of a football pitch following the ball, pretending to be playing on the same team as her two brothers whose games she would always watch. With no girls team around to join, she had to indulge in make-believe. Even unti...
19:52 2019-07-06

New 7.1 earthquake hits Southern California -- 1 day after largest temblor in decades A magnitude-6.9 earthquake hit Southern California Friday evening just a day after a magnitude 6.4 earthquake - the largest  in two decades hit the region....
07:13 2019-07-06

Ash Ketchum finally claims Pokémon Master after two decades trying to catch 'em all In the 139th episode of "Pokémon the Series: Sun and Moon," Ash Ketchum finally "caught 'em all" and became a Pokémon Master.        ...
22:00 2019-09-16

Renowned Scientist Hopes To Find Stranger Who Helped Him 3 Decades Ago A groundbreaking scientist, Mahmoud Ghannoum, has been telling the story for almost 30 years, how one generous act by a stranger in Washington made his remarkable life possible....
16:26 2019-09-17

Show Me the Movies! Check Out Tom Cruise's Most Iconic Roles Over the Last Three Decades Show me the birthday! Today is Tom Cruise's birthday--he's turning 57 years old--which means everyone should be showing him some birthday love and quoting his iconic......
17:39 2019-07-03

Japan resumes commercial whale hunts for first time in three decades Japan resumed commercial whaling for the first time in more than three decades — despite low demand and condemnation from conservationists. The whaling boats set out on a commercial hunting expedition Monday following the country’s controversial decision to exit the International Whaling Commi...
21:52 2019-07-01

Magazine Columnist Alleges Trump Raped Her At A Store Two Decades Ago E. Jean Carroll, a New York-based writer and longtime women's advice columnist, accused President Donald Trump of sexually assaulting her more than two decades ago in a dressing room of an upscale......
06:26 2019-06-22

Asteroids hitting Mars could have made hot rain fall for decades Asteroids hitting the surface of Mars billions of years ago would have produced enough energy to vaporise ice, creating clouds of hot rain that took decades to clear...
14:33 2019-05-21

Eddie Murphy says he's getting ready to launch his first stand-up tour in decades Eddie Murphy has felt like he’s been on the edge of some kind of resurgence for a while now. Not only is he just sort of due—having been out of all but the most generous of limelights since 2011's Tower Heist—but he’s begun to make noises in recent weeks about getting back into the “Public Perso...
12:26 2019-09-07

Al Attles headed to Basketball Hall of Fame after six decades with Warriors Al Attles has done it all during his 60 years with the Warriors. Now he is among 10 people and two teams that make up the Hall of Fame class of 2019.       ...
16:00 2019-09-06

Revealed: top UK thinktank spent decades undermining climate science Institute of Economic Affairs has links to 14 members of Boris Johnson’s cabinetHow vested interests tried to turn the world against climate scienceThe UK’s most influential conservative thinktank has published at least four books, as well as multiple articles and papers, over two decades suggesting...
22:39 2019-10-10

China's Economy Slows To 6.2%, Worst Quarterly Expansion In 3 Decades China's growth slowed to its weakest pace in almost three decades in the second quarter, with the US-China trade war and weakening global demand weighing on the world's number-two economy, official......
17:00 2019-07-15

'Chameleon Bonaparte' Chirac dominated French politics for decades Former French President Jacques Chirac, who died on Thursday aged 86, dominated French politics for decades and stirred national pride with his opposition to the U.S.-led invasion of Iraq in 2003....
14:13 2019-09-26

Singer R. Kelly charged in decades-long sex trafficking scheme Grammy Award-winning singer R. Kelly, who faces state sexual assault charges in Illinois, was indicted on Friday on federal charges for alleged racketeering and sex trafficking that prosecutors said occurred over the past 20 years....
17:26 2019-07-12

Report: North Korea will maintain nuclear arsenal for decades North Korea will maintain its nuclear arsenal for the next two decades and the United States' insistence on its rapid disarmament is an "unrealistic goal," a report by the Federation of American Scientists says....
19:26 2019-07-12

China growing at slowest pace in decades not a sign of weakness China's economic growth slowed to 6.2% in the second quarter — the weakest pace since 1992. But the numbers may not be as gloomy for the world's second-largest economy as they appear, says Wang Tao from Swiss bank UBS....
18:13 2019-07-15

Italian 'Satanic panic' case returns to court two decades later Book says officials manipulated children into making abuse claims, leading to convictions, family separations and deathsIn the early hours of 7 July 1997, Federico Scotta and his wife were woken by an incessant ringing of their doorbell. Police had arrived at their home in Mirandola, a town in Italy...
18:00 2019-05-23

Mozambique leaders sign peace accord to end decades of civil conflict It came as more than 5,200 of the former rebel group’s fighters were disarming just weeks before a visit by Pope Francis and a national election that will test the resolve of the two parties to sustain the peace....
02:26 2019-08-02

Teen's GoPro Led Cops To A Lake, Helped Solve Decades-Old Case Max Werenka peered into the depths of Canada's Griffin Lake. From his perch on a paddle board, the 13-year-old could just make out the outline of a large rectangular object resting about 20 feet below......
14:00 2019-09-12

Decades-old missing person case solved with Google Earth photos The body of a man who had been missing for nearly 22 years was found this week thanks to Google Maps, according to the Sun Sentinel. Remains of 40-year-old Wiliam Moldt turned up in a pond located behind a housing developing in Wellington, Florida af......
11:52 2019-09-14

Today’s selection of articles from Kotaku’s reader-run community: After Two Decades Of Garbage, Hor Today’s selection of articles from Kotaku’s reader-run community: After Two Decades Of Garbage, Horror Movies Are Finally Back • My Thoughts On The Summer 2019 Anime Season • CoolMath Game 1: Hangman • Days Of Comics Past: X-Men #25 and 26...
20:13 2019-08-20

Ben Affleck and Matt Damon Are Joining Forces 2 Decades After Good Will Hunting This dynamic duo is back! Ben Affleck and Matt Damon are hitting the big screen together again. Deadline reports the two are bringing their star power and writing chops for Ridley......
05:52 2019-07-23

1,000-Year-Old Temple in Pakistan Reopens After Seven Decades Delighting Minority Hindus This magnificent ancient Hindu temple in Sialkot, in Pakistan’s Punjab province, was built by Sardar Teja Singh and has been closed for worship for 72 years ...
05:26 2019-08-01

Groundbreaking World War II unit of black women honored decades after their service A documentary by a Wisconsin filmmaker shines a spotlight on a little-known groundbreaking all-female African American World War II postal unit.        ...
18:13 2019-05-26

Check Out (Marky) Mark Wahlberg's Funky & Fun Movie Roles Throughout the Last Two Decades Cheers to Marky Mark and his funky (and fun) bunch of movie roles! Today, Mark Wahlberg turns 48 years old and boy oh boy the man is just getting better with age. Sure, we will forever be......
18:52 2019-06-05

Scientists baffled as Antarctic ice hits record low, wiping out three decades of ‘gains’ The difference covers an area bigger than the size of Mexico. Losing that much in just three years “is pretty incredible” and faster than anything scientists have seen before, said study author Claire Parkinson, a NASA climate scientist....
23:26 2019-07-01

Warren Buffett has kept the same investing philosophy for decades, early interview shows In perhaps Buffett's first televised profile, he explained a method of investing that prioritizes bargains and makes use of an occasional baseball analogy....
21:26 2019-09-22

Stocks finish best June in decades, capping strong first half to 2019 The good news is tempered by the fact that investors relied on five giant companies for a third of the gains over the past quarter, reflecting the digital economy’s remarkable growth and its potential for fragility....
04:52 2019-06-29

Simone Biles’ brother’s arrest culminates decades of family turmoil The arrest of Simone Biles’ brother is just the latest turmoil for the star gymnast, who was raised separately from her accused killer sibling after being taken from their drug-abusing mother. And she was later abused by sicko doctor Larry Nassar. Biles’ boyfriend alluded to her troubles...
05:00 2019-09-01

‘Pool doctor’ molested countless children for decades, investigation confirms A late Manhattan pediatrician molested an untold number of young patients over the course of decades, an investigation into his conduct has concluded. Dr. Reginald Archibald, who died in 2007, worked at Manhattan’s Rockefeller University Hospital as an endocrinologist specializing in child growth fr...
21:13 2019-05-23

‘Look where the angel is pointing’ tip gets Vatican to open 2 tombs in decades-old disappearance of teen The Vatican announced on Tuesday that it will open two tombs in the centuries-old cemetery next week and test the DNA of bones in an attempt to solve the case of a Vatican employee’s missing teenage daughter who disappeared thirty six years ago....
11:52 2019-07-03

Rare Indian Grey Wolf Killed In Bangladesh After 1st Sighting In Decades The first Indian grey wolf to be seen in Bangladesh in eight decades has been beaten to death by farmers after preying on their livestock, wildlife experts said Sunday....
16:39 2019-06-16

Passenger Vehicle Sales Plunge 31%, Steepest Fall In 2 Decades: 10 Points Domestic passenger vehicles sales in India plunged 30.98 per cent to 2,00,790 units last month, data from industry body SIAM or Society of Indian Automobile Manufacturers revealed on Tuesday. The drop......
13:39 2019-08-13

High blood pressure during pregnancy tied to heart problems decades later Women who develop high blood pressure during pregnancy may be more likely than those who don't to have heart attacks or strokes decades later, a Norwegian study suggests....
04:52 2019-07-04

Andrew Scheer wants an energy corridor across Canada. Here’s how the decades-old idea could work The notion of a pan-Canadian corridor dedicated to rail, power lines and pipelines has been around for at least half a century but it looks like it's about to get a big publicity boost....
17:00 2019-05-24

South Korean man confesses to a series of murders that stumped police for decades A South Korean man has confessed to the murder of 14 women including nine who were victims in the country's most infamous serial killing case -- but the suspect won't face prosecution, police said....
18:26 2019-10-04

5.4 magnitude aftershock rocks Southern California following strongest quake in decades A strong aftershock shook Southern California early on Friday as residents were still assessing the damage from the July 4 quake, the strongest in the region in 25 years, which was felt by more than 20 million people....
16:00 2019-07-05

Decades of missing Indigenous women a 'Canadian genocide' – leaked report Government’s inquiry into disappeared women and girls to be published MondayThree decades of missing and murdered Indigenous women amounts to a “Canadian genocide”, a leaked landmark government report has concluded.The document, titled Reclaiming Power and Place, was compiled over more than two and ...
03:26 2019-06-01

Search for Emanuela Orlandi, Missing for Three Decades, Leads to Vatican Cemetery Vatican officials on Thursday will open two tombs to determine whether 15-year-old Emanuela Orlandi, who disappeared in 1983, could be buried inside....
07:52 2019-07-11

Let's look back at the disastrous attempts to make an X-Men movie decades before Dark Phoenix Dark Phoenix ended up being a largely disappointing conclusion to X-Men movies, especially since the original installment in 2000 laid a lot of the groundwork for the modern superhero movie boom, but things could’ve been even worse for Marvel’s mutants if some attempts to make an X-Men movie had wor...
05:26 2019-06-12

AOC accuses Congress of using women, minorities as 'bargaining chips' who have been 'auctioned off' for decades Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez denounced the identity politics of Washington, D.C. during a Tuesday interview with The New Yorker Radio Hour and accused Congress of using women and minorities as chess pawns. ...
03:00 2019-07-11

Charles Schwab on what he's learned in his career spanning six decades: 'Panic is not a strategy' Charles Schwab, who revolutionized the brokerage business for average investors, spoke with CNBC about a new era of zero-commission trades and other topics....
14:52 2019-10-08

'A dynasty for decades': Trump aide stokes succession speculation – live Campaign manager Brad Parscale’s weekend comment has raised questions about Ivanka and Don Jr’s future roles – follow live 6.50pm BST Morgan’s press briefing has concluded. The acting Customs and Border Patrol chief touched on a variety of topics, from the possibility of offering Bahamians Temporary...
20:26 2019-09-09

Rescued turtle manages to return to the group that saved the animal nearly 2 decades ago It could be described as fate, luck or good timing. A female turtle rescued by a conservation group as an egg was miraculously returned to the same New Jersey wetlands group almost 19 years later to the day that they released it back into the wild....
23:26 2019-07-21

Iranian Women Allowed at FIFA Soccer Match for First Time in Decades (TEHRAN, Iran) — Thousands of flag-draped Iranian women cheered, blew horns and celebrated inside a Tehran stadium Thursday as they watched the first FIFA soccer match they’ve been allowed to freely attend in decades. The 2022 World Cup qualifier between the Iranian national team and Cam...
01:26 2019-10-11

Suspect at the center of Japan's worst mass killing in decades identified The suspect at the center of Japan's worst mass killing in almost 20 years told police that his work was plagiarized and said he used gasolene to torch the renowned Kyoto Animation studio, killing 33 people....
12:13 2019-07-19

Iranian women allowed to watch football at stadium for first time in decades Women free to watch World Cup qualifier after ban liftsThose attending in Tehran will be segregated from menIranian women will be able to enter a football stadium on Thursday for the first time in decades, after Fifa threatened to suspend the Islamic republic over its controversial male-only policy....
11:39 2019-10-09

New Saudi energy minister: a royal with decades of experience in OPEC cuts When former Saudi oil minister Ali al Naimi crushed oil prices in 2014 by adding to global oversupply, one man in the kingdom stood firmly against this strategy. ...
06:00 2019-09-09

Census report: U.S. income inequality reaches highest level in decades Income inequality has grown to its highest level since the U.S. government began tracking data more than 50 years ago, the Census Bureau said in an annual report Thursday....
16:39 2019-09-26

Mattel helped define gender norms for decades with Barbie and Ken. Now it’s defying them. The toy company launched its first line of what it calls “gender-inclusive dolls,” where the figures are not coded as stereotypically male or female....
01:39 2019-09-26

Ex-Belgian King, 84, Finally Agrees to DNA Test in Decades-Old Paternity Case (BRUSSELS) — A decades-old royal paternity scandal is setting Belgium abuzz again. Lawyers said Tuesday that Belgium’s former King Albert II, 84, has finally agreed to a DNA test demanded by a woman who claims to be his daughter in what could be a decisive breakthrough in the long-runnin...
21:39 2019-05-28

Man convicted in 1987 killing of young couple gets life sentence 3 decades later William Talbott II received two consecutive life terms for the 1987 killings of an 18-year-old woman and her 20-year-old boyfriend.        ...
04:26 2019-07-25

High blood pressure in U.S. pregnant women rose sharply over four decades (Reuters Health) - The number of women diagnosed with high blood pressure when they become pregnant or during the first 20 weeks of pregnancy has risen sharply in the U.S. over the last four decades, a new study suggests....
01:39 2019-09-12

California gang members get decades in prison for murdering 19-year-old Marine Two California gang members have been sentenced to decades in prison for murdering a 19-year-old Marine in 2016, according to the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office....
02:52 2019-08-28

Hong Kong’s Political Crisis Deepens After the Worst Day of Violence in Decades Amid worsening political tensions, hundreds of protesters gathered in the streets of Hong Kong’s financial quarter from lunchtime Wednesday in a spontaneous demonstration of anger at the shooting of an 18-year-old protester during the enclave’s worst unrest in more than 50 years. Suited ...
09:39 2019-10-02

Great Australian Bight oil industry would need decades of subsidies, report warns Australia Institute argues that South Australia would receive few benefits and would be exposed to huge risksThe South Australian government needs to prepare itself for decades of subsidies if it wants to develop an offshore oil and gas industry in the Great Australian Bight, according to a new repo...
10:13 2019-08-26

Deutsche Bank plans radical overhaul with €50bn hived off to 'bad bank' – reports The struggling German lender will move poorly performing assets and drastically shrink its investment banking arm, the FT saysDeutsche Bank has drawn up plans for a radical restructuring which will involve the creation of a “bad bank” to hold tens of billions of euros of toxic assets and a round of ...
07:00 2019-06-17

Deutsche Bank plans separate 'corporate bank' unit as part of overhaul: sources Deutsche Bank is planning to create a separate "corporate bank" unit that will seek to streamline services currently spread throughout the bank, two people familiar with the matter said on Friday....
13:39 2019-07-05

Deutsche Bank is kicking off a brutal cull of 18,000 jobs as part of a $8.3 billion overhaul. Here's what we know about what's going on at the German bank. Reuters/Kai Pfaffenbach Deutsche Bank CEO Christian Sewing revealed a sweeping overhaul of Germany's biggest bank after a supervisory board meeting on Sunday. The restructuring plan will see the bank shift from servicing asset managers and hedge funds to selling cash management, trade finance, and ...
14:13 2019-07-08

SIM swap horror story: I've lost decades of data and Google won't lift a finger First they hijacked my T-Mobile service, then they stole my Google and Twitter accounts and charged my bank with a $25,000 Bitcoin purchase. I'm stuck in my own personal Black Mirror episode. Why will no one help me?...
17:13 2019-06-17

As Hurricane Dorian pushes north, South Carolina braces for flooding not seen in decades Hurricane Dorian beat a steady path north on Wednesday, as residents of coastal South Carolina braced for the region's worst flooding in 30 years, authorities and forecasters said....
21:00 2019-09-04

Mark Twain’s signature found inside famous cave after decades of searching Mark Twain: author, luminary . . . vandal? Well, sort of. Experts say they’ve discovered a signature from the famous scribe — whose real name was Samuel Langhorne Clemens — inside a cave in Hannibal, Missouri. It’s not just any cave, either: Twain, who lived in Hannibal as a child and yo...
22:26 2019-09-27

California settles decades-long lawsuit over lead paint, but outcome is bittersweet When Californian counties and cities first sued paint makers in 2000, they wanted the companies to pay billions to remove dangerous old lead paint from hundreds of thousands of homes....
21:52 2019-07-17

Susquehanna Township Police Lt. Robert 'Bo' McCallister persevered despite decades of pain after being shot For more than 20 years, Susquehanna Police Sergeant Robert McCallister dutifully did his police work despite being in pain from a bullet lodged in spine after he was shot by a bank robber....
21:26 2019-09-20

FaceApp adds decades to your age for fun, but the popular Russian-owned app raises privacy concerns Drake, LeBron James and other celebrities have helped extend the future-self craze on social media. But even if you delete content from the app, FaceApp can still store and use it, according to its privacy terms. It also says it can’t guarantee your data or information is secure....
23:13 2019-07-17

Daniel Snyder dreamed of owning the Redskins. Two decades in, success remains elusive. Since Snyder took over as owner in 1999, the franchise has seen declines in key areas, and his peers around the NFL view his tenure with a mix of worry and optimism....
17:00 2019-09-03

Stocks on pace to post best first half in two decades. Trade deal needed for more gains The broad market climbed 17% the first half of the year. A trade deal will be needed for further strong gains, analysts say.       ...
20:39 2019-06-28

Whispers of Sexual Abuse Tailed an Equestrian Legend for Decades. At 81, He Was Barred for Life. George H. Morris’s stature in the sport was nearly unrivaled, even though some in the horse world said they had long been aware of his relationships with minors....
08:26 2019-08-09

Berry Gordy announces retirement; Motown founder bows out after six decades in showbiz Berry Gordy, the Detroit native who built Motown Records into a music, film and television empire, announced his retirement on Sunday.        ...
19:26 2019-09-23

How the Supreme Court's Partisan Gerrymandering Opinion Could Solidify Republican Power for Decades In a sweeping gerrymandering opinion, the Supreme Court gives GOP-controlled state legislatures the go-ahead to draw maps that preserve their own power....
21:13 2019-06-27

The Real Jeffrey Epstein Scandal Has Unfolded In Front of an Indifferent Public For Decades In 2016, before Jeffrey Epstein was simply another dead pedophile, he was free and alive, and a small group of men were trying to peddle an Epstein-related hoax that should never have been possible to perpetrate. Those men were shopping a wild story around to various media outlets, including this on...
12:00 2019-08-13

Magazine columnist accuses Trump of sexual assault more than two decades ago, an allegation he denies E. Jean Carroll, a New York-based writer, said Trump attacked her in a dressing room of an upscale department store. The president called her account “fake news.”...
04:39 2019-06-22

The 10 Countries Most Vulnerable to Climate Change Will Experience Population Booms in the Coming Decades Climate scientists have long warned that the impacts of climate change will hit less developed regions in the global south harder and earlier than wealthier parts of the world. A major consequence of that trend, analysis of the U.N.’s latest population forecasts shows, is that countries experi...
14:13 2019-07-11

Who Leads Peru? Power Struggle Creates Worst Political Crisis in Decades The president and vice president both claim to lead the country. Congress has been closed. Here’s what you need to know to understand the dysfunction roiling Peru....
03:26 2019-10-02

‘Happy Days’ alum Anson Williams files for divorce from wife of three decades The actor, famous for playing the role of Potsie Weber on the classic sitcom “Happy Days," has moved to end his marriage, Fox News confirmed on Thursday....
00:26 2019-09-13

Arrest made in decades-old Florida rape after victim reminds police about case Florida detectives say DNA helped them crack a brutal rape from 36 years ago that was recently reopened after the victim reached out to remind them that her case was still unsolved....
00:13 2019-08-18

El Chapo appeals life sentence for decades-long reign over drug cartel Mexican drug lord Joaquín “El Chapo” Guzman is appealing his life sentence — plus 30 years — for his decades-long reign over the Sinaloa cartel. Defense lawyer Mark Fernich filed the notice of appeal to the US Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit on Thursday, a day after the 62-year-o...
17:52 2019-07-22

A museum canceled its Robert Mapplethorpe show — and decades later, it’s finally trying to make amends “How do you come to terms with a significant ghost from your past?” Thirty years after the Corcoran’s decision, a new exhibition relives the fallout....
20:13 2019-06-12

The Yellow Sweater Alliance was the largest secret society in Europe for decades, until it was final The Yellow Sweater Alliance was the largest secret society in Europe for decades, until it was finally admitted that the organization was so secret nobody could remember exactly what they stood for or why they were a society, secret or otherwise. The group did own a fleet of Bedford Beagles like thi...
15:52 2019-07-24

A treasure trove of muscle cars: Iowa man sells nearly 100 vehicles after decades of collecting The auction included 27 Chevrolets, eight assorted Dodge Challengers, Chargers and Superbees along with nine Plymouth Roadrunners.       ...
20:13 2019-09-16

Decades of progress ‘can be wiped out overnight,’ UN chief laments at climate session in Yokohama “Little undermines development like disaster,” UN Secretary-General António Guterres told attendees at a thematic session on Africa and climate change, on day two of the Tokyo international Conference on African Development (TICAD), now in its seventh year....
19:39 2019-08-29

DNA ties California man to decades-old cold case murder, sexual assaults: police California police say DNA has helped link a 52-year-old man to eight cold cases--the rape and murder of a Fresno woman 23 years ago and the sexual assaults of seven Visalia women between 1999 and 2002....
19:00 2019-10-06

Teen helps solve decades-old cold case after finding car submerged in lake A 13-year-old boy discovered a car submerged in a Canadian lake last month — and in the process, helped cops close the cold case of a woman missing for nearly three decades. Max Werenka spotted what looked like a vehicle sitting beneath the surface of British Columbia’s Griffin Lake in mid-Aug...
14:00 2019-09-09

Registered sex offender guilty of 1988 Texas attack, death of doctor three decades later A Texas man has been sentenced to life in prison without the possibility of parole after a jury found him guilty of capital murder of a doctor who died last year, 30 years after a sexually motivated attack that left her incapacitated....
10:52 2019-09-25

Forget fast fashion: slow style pioneers on the clothes they've worn for decades As consumers grow tired of cheap, disposable items and ‘haul culture’, six people tell the story behind the piece of clothing they’ve cherished longestA peek in the average British wardrobe will confirm that we are living in increasingly throwaway times. The popularity of “haul culture”, the ubiquit...
08:13 2019-06-11

Police ID three bodies found inside barrels at New Hampshire state park nearly two decades later Three decomposing bodies found inside two barrels at a New Hampshire state park between 1985 and 2000 have finally been identified as a mother and her two children who were last seen with a known serial killer in 1978, officials said Thursday....
16:26 2019-06-07

Barr: Justice Dept. is ‘all in’ on criminal justice overhaul _____ EDGEFIELD, S.C. (AP) — Leroy Nolan has spent the last 26 years behind bars at a federal prison for a drug conviction. In the prison factory, he works making T-shirts, backpacks and other products that are later sold to government agencies, nonprofits and others. But what has become a decades-l...
04:26 2019-07-14

'How Do You Say No To God?': Opera Star Placido Domingo Accused of Sexually Harassing Women Colleagues For Decades In the world of classical music, Placido Domingo is a rare breakout star whose fame bubbles over into mainstream celebrity: The director of the Los Angeles Opera, Domingo, 78, still performs to sold-out audiences; Sesame Street has parodied him with a muppet bird, Placido Flamingo; as part of “The T...
21:13 2019-08-13

North Macedonia President, credits dialogue and diplomacy for setting a decades-long ‘name dispute’ As a United Nations Member State more than two deacades, Thursday was the first time the Republic of North Macedonia addressed the General Assembly under its settled-upon name after “a 27-year-old difference with Greece”. ...
13:00 2019-09-27

John Humphrys pays touching tribute to listeners as he bows out of Today programme after three decades John Humphrys today bowed out of presenting the Today programme after 32 years, thanking his listeners who "gave him a pat on the back and often a kick up the backside"....
04:39 2019-09-20

Thousands of fetal remains found in abortion doctor’s garage are decades old, Illinois police say JOLIET, Ill. — Illinois authorities on Thursday said that more than 2,200 preserved fetal remains found stacked in the garage of a deceased doctor’s home were from abortions performed in Indiana nearly two decades ago and it’s up to authorities there to determine if crimes were committed...
18:00 2019-09-20

Japan's worst mass killing in two decades killed 33 in an arson attack on anime studio A man suspected of torching Kyoto Animation reportedly doused the studio's entrance with what appeared to be petrol and set it ablaze on Thursday....
04:00 2019-07-19

More than two decades after a woman was killed in an Irish village, French prosecutors hope to close the case Perched on a bench in the quiet courtyard of a pub, Ian Bailey is signing a copy of his self-published book of poetry for a young American woman. He then opens a folded paper printout of his latest work....
00:39 2019-05-27

Super Typhoon Hagibis may be strongest to hit Japan in decades, 2 Rugby World Cup games canceled A powerful super typhoon is taking aim at mainland Japan this weekend, threatening to bring torrential rains and strong winds as major sports events and flights have already been canceled Thursday and officials warned of "freak waves" that could strike the coast....
21:00 2019-10-10

Doomsdays that didn’t happen: Think tank compiles decades’ worth of dire climate predictions While data from NASA and other top research agencies confirms global temperatures are indeed rising, a newly compiled retrospective indicates the doomsday rhetoric is perhaps more overheated. ...
15:52 2019-09-18

Fukushima trial ends in not guilty verdict, but nuclear disaster will haunt Japan for decades to come The only criminal prosecution stemming from the 2011 Fukushima nuclear disaster has ended in not guilty verdicts, in a blow to families displaced by the meltdown, as the fallout promises to haunt northern Japan for decades to come....
07:39 2019-09-19

Buzz Aldrin predicts Artemis program will leave decades-long legacy like Apollo Former astronaut Buzz Aldrin -- the second man to walk on the moon -- predicted that President Trump's "Artemis" program would bring decades of progress like the United States saw with the Apollo program that launched him into space....
14:26 2019-07-22

Deadspin The Blues Exorcise The Decades | Jezebel Moby’s Memoir Quickly Becoming Defined By Cooler W Deadspin The Blues Exorcise The Decades | Jezebel Moby’s Memoir Quickly Becoming Defined By Cooler Women Who Rebuffed Him | Splinter Secret IRS Memo Destroys Trump’s Tax Return Excuses | The Root Lawsuit Alleges Buffalo Wild Wings Managers Gave the Green Light to Refuse Black Customers | Film Quenti...
18:13 2019-05-22

Hurricane Dorian nears Category 5 with 150 mph winds, Trump warns it could be one of the 'strongest' storms in decades Hurricane Dorian is slowly making its way across the Caribbean as a dangerous Category 4 storm with 150 mph winds, with the Bahamas and southeastern coast of the U.S. in its sights....
22:52 2019-08-31

For decades, Ireland's mother and baby homes were shrouded in secrecy. Some say the veil still hasn't lifted The day after Michael O'Flaherty was born, his mother tried to see him. But, she told him, she was stopped by a nun who told her, "Go mind your own business, your baby is gone."...
14:26 2019-09-08

‘I don’t like to give up': veteran UN envoy reveals how two decades of quiet diplomacy gave birth to North Macedonia Last June, a historic agreement settled a 27-year-long name dispute between two countries, the former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia and Greece. One man, Matthew Nimetz,  patiently led the negotiations on behalf of the United Nations for over two decades and he told UN News, in an exclusive intervie...
22:13 2019-05-21

American WWII pilot to get full military burial at Arlington decades after Papua New Guinea crash An American pilot whose remains were lost for decades after his B-25 bomber crashed into a mountain in Papua New Guinea during World War II is set to be buried this week at Arlington National Cemetery....
20:52 2019-10-07

New York poised to end religious exemption to vaccine mandates for schoolchildren amid worst measles outbreak in decades ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — New York poised to end religious exemption to vaccine mandates for schoolchildren amid worst measles outbreak in decades. The post New York poised to end religious exemption to vaccine mandates for schoolchildren amid worst measles outbreak in decades appeared first on LEX18.com....
03:00 2019-06-14

Dorian nears Bahamas bringing 150 mph winds, threat of storm surge; Trump warns it could be among 'strongest' to hit in decades Hurricane Dorian closed in on the northern Bahamas early Sunday as an "extremely dangerous" Category 4 storm, likely to bring a life-threatening storm surge, hurricane-force winds and heavy rainfall....
18:39 2019-09-01

Sally Challen: Mother who had murder conviction quashed after killing coercive and controlling husband opens up about decades of abuse Sally Challen, who spent nearly 10 years behind bars for killing her coercive and controlling husband in a hammer attack, has spoken out about the decades of abuse she suffered....
09:39 2019-09-15

Mount Everest deaths: Nepali climbers retrieve four bodies during clean up drive to remove decades of rubbish from mountain Nepali climbers have retrieved four bodies and collected 11 tonnes of decades-old rubbish from Mount Everest as part of a drive to clean up the world's highest mountain....
10:00 2019-06-06

Stunning vintage photos show Tower Bridge through the decades, from its construction in 1894 to a landmark on London's modern skyline Spectacular vintage photographs show how Tower Bridge has endured over the years as its surroundings on the River Thames and its banks have changed through time....
10:00 2019-06-30

Samsung’s Galaxy Note 10 and Note 10+ build upon the Galaxy S10’s killer design overhaul Samsung changed the landscape of the smartphone industry earlier this year when it debuted the Galaxy S10 and Galaxy S10+. With their Infinity-O displays, ultrasonic fingerprint scanners, and up to three rear cameras, Samsung’s latest flagships truly felt like the future of the smartphone. So how wo...
01:13 2019-08-08

Hilarious obituary honors prankster dad. He left 'a house full of crap' and decades of laughter The out-of-the ordinary, down-to earth viral obituary is bringing a lot of smiles to folks after Joe Heller, 82, of Connecticut died Sunday.        ...
18:52 2019-09-12

Brazil growth: Of lost years, lost decades Frustration is building quickly in Brazil. What was supposed to be the beginning of a credit cycle – and a structural improvement in long-term economic growth – is becoming just another false dawn....
15:13 2019-05-28

The UK’s biggest MG fan Articles 21 Jun, 2019 MG is steeped in history, but it’s also a brand that continues to show a huge incremental sales success in an otherwise-declining market...
16:52 2019-06-21

Three: 5G is our "biggest opportunity" Three has revealed more on its 5G launch plans, unveiling more news about both its new mobile and home broadband services.At a media event in London today, the operator revealed further details on its next-generation offerings, set to launch later this year, as the UK 5G race hots up.The operator sa...
20:13 2019-07-01

‘No Man’s Sky’ Beyond is out: Here are 10 of the biggest changes and updates Nearly three years to the day after the ambitious universe simulator No Man’s Sky launched, it is receiving what may be its most important update ever – one which will bring it close to delivering on all the promises that developer Hello Games made ahead of the game’s release, alon...
02:13 2019-08-15

What's the Biggest Scam in Your City? In New York, there are kids who walk around with a sign-up sheet, asking for donations to buy uniforms for their school basketball team. There is no school basketball team. At an NYC drugstore you can buy Chateau Diana “wine product” but you will never get drunk on it. Fancy restaurants slip you mor...
15:13 2019-06-03

What is your biggest pop culture disappointment? On the same weekend in May, the much-maligned Star Wars: Episode I—The Phantom Menace celebrated its 20th anniversary, and Game Of Thrones aired the final episode of its divisive final season—both events resulting in major disappointment for some fans. So this week we’re asking:...
20:00 2019-06-01

When are the Emmys? Everything you need to know before TV's biggest night When are the Emmys? Who are the main nominees? Will 'Game of Thrones' and 'Veep' win big? Here's everything you need to know.        ...
01:39 2019-09-21

The biggest hacks of 2019 so far GettyImages/ Hero Images A slew of data breaches, exploits, and backdoor hacks have compromised the private data of hundreds of millions of users in 2019 so far. Growing trends include supply-chain attacks, where hackers break into a company's software that's in turn distributed to clients, and ran...
21:13 2019-09-11

Huawei’s ban: who are the biggest winners? Even those that aren’t particularly interested in smartphones and mobile technology are now aware of what’s happening with Huawei. The news about the US ban of the Chinese tech giant has been covered by pretty much every media outlet around the globe. And while those stories are often followed by wh...
01:39 2019-05-30

In GM, UAW is picking its biggest fight first GM, the UAW's choice to lead contract negotiations this year, presents the toughest challenge for the union but also the most opportunity to win gains for its members....
10:52 2019-09-07

TV’s biggest competitor? TCL's CEO says smartphones Screens are everywhere now. Taking into account mobile phones, tablets, laptops, desktops and televisions – not to mention smart displays – it’s no longer surprising to have several screen-based devices in your home, making the classic television a harder proposition than ever. ...
18:13 2019-06-14

The biggest NBA busts of all time – where are they now? The pressure to not make a mistake at the top of the NBA Draft may be greater than the pressure to get it right. After all, nobody will commend the Pelicans if they take Zion Williamson and he turns into a Hall of Famer. He is the obvious choice at No. 1 overall this season.......
01:26 2019-06-18

People are still the biggest security threat New research from Proofpoint has revealed that more than 99 percent of cyberattacks require human interaction to execute.To compile its Human Factor report, the cybersecurity firm conducted an 18-month analysis of data collected across its global customer base. Vice president of Threat Operations fo...
22:00 2019-09-09

'You might see yourself in it': behind New York City's biggest-ever mural Spanish artist Domingo Zapata has brought a record-breaking new piece of art to Times Square and hopes it might cause crowds to pauseTimes Square is not exactly a hotbed of high culture. As Fran Lebowitz once said: “If you’re a New Yorker, and you run into another New Yorker in Times Square, it’s li...
08:52 2019-08-27

The best and biggest Memorial Day sales of 2019 Summer is the perfect time to stock up on stylish staples, from bikinis to beauty products. Check out some of the most incredible Memorial Day weekend sales. FASHION 2(X)ist | 2Xist.com Enjoy $20 off purchases of $125; $35 off purchases of $175; and $75 off purchases of $250. Alala | AlalaStyle.com ...
17:26 2019-05-25

KKR becomes Axel Springer's biggest shareholder KKR has become the biggest shareholder of German media group Axel Springer , paying 2.9 billion euros ($3.2 billion) for a 43.54% stake, the U.S. private equity firm said on Monday....
23:13 2019-08-26

We tried to finish the biggest burger in Europe Blacks Burgers in Epsom, UK proudly holds the title of having the biggest burger in Europe, which is equivalent to 35 regular burgers. If you decide to compete in the Beast Burger Challenge, you'll face the massive burger, alongside a brick of fires and a milkshake of your choosing. We enlisted Marc...
23:13 2019-08-31

Some Cosplay From Germany's Biggest Anime Con DoKomi is Germany’s biggest anime show, with over 45,000 people turning up in Düsseldorf last month for video games, panels, music acts and cosplay....
02:52 2019-07-22

The biggest cruise ships in the world 24/7 Tempo determined the largest cruise ships based on the maximum number of non-crew passengers they can accommodate.       ...
18:26 2019-07-23

The 10 Biggest Jaw-Droppers at the 2019 MTV VMAs Boy, oh boy, was that a special award show! On Monday night, the 2019 MTV Video Music Awards gathered the biggest musical artists in multiple genres for an unforgettable evening of......
12:26 2019-08-27

Smartphone market set for 'biggest ever decline' Smartphone sales are set to fall by 3.2 per cent in 2019 – the largest decline in the history of the category, new figures from Gartner have claimed.The forecasts are similar to those published by other analysts and reflect the lengthening lifespan of devices and a perceived lack of innovatio...
17:26 2019-09-26

Biggest celebrity fans of every NFL team The NFL has its fair share of super fans, and that extends to the world of celebrities. Here are the most famous fans of every team.       ...
10:00 2019-09-07

Polestar is the biggest new kid on the electric car block For the past few years, if you wanted to buy a luxury electric vehicle, you really could only find one company selling them. But now many other automakers are coming for Tesla’s high-end, battery-powered market, and so consumers that don’t live and breathe car statistics will have to d...
22:26 2019-09-04

The biggest streaming announcements from Comic-Con Another San Diego Comic-Con has come and gone, and as always, there were a colossal number of trailers and previews for upcoming shows and movies, including many in the streaming realm....
20:52 2019-07-22

UK's 'biggest modern slavery network' Members of a human trafficking gang were jailed last week in the UK, described by the trial judge as the biggest modern-day slavery network ever identified in the country....
15:00 2019-07-09

Here Are My 5 Biggest Questions About the Galaxy Note 10 According to a new report from CNET, the Galaxy Note 10 is set to launch on August 7th in New York City, which based on the August 9th launch for the Note 9 last year, seems about right. But more important than the Note 10's launch, is what Samsung has planned for its next big phone. Read more.....
00:52 2019-06-20

10 biggest questions for the MLB trade deadline A guide for what to expect – and not to expect – with baseball's trade deadline rapidly approaching.       ...
18:52 2019-07-15

The biggest mall owner in the US is going online The biggest mall owner in the U.S., Simon Property Group, is teaming up with online shopping company Rue La La's owner to launch a new kind of website. Simon has been testing a site in beta for the past few months....
16:26 2019-10-02

Why Ryan Leaf was the biggest bust before he even got to the NFL SportsPulse: As USA TODAY unveils their top busts of all-time, Arizona Republic's Kent Somers shares a story of Ryan Leaf from college that made it obvious he would bust in the NFL.       ...
18:39 2019-09-04

These are the biggest cruise ships in the world 24/7 Tempo determined the largest cruise ships based on the maximum number of non-crew passengers they can accommodate.       ...
19:13 2019-07-23

Biggest celebrity fans of every NFL teams The NFL has its fair share of super fans, and that extends to the world of celebrities. Here are the most famous fans of every team.       ...
18:39 2019-09-04

Xbox's biggest competitor isn't PlayStation Stop me if you've heard this one before. At E3 2013, Microsoft tripped over its shoelaces as it tried to justify the unexpectedly high price and complex ecosystem of its upcoming console, the Xbox One. It required an internet connection and locked......
23:00 2019-06-09

Mining CEO Digs Into His Biggest Challenge at Age 72 Freeport-McMoRan CEO Richard Adkerson was expected to retire by some; instead, the 72-year-old’s legacy and the company’s future will depend on his ability to execute the company’s largest-ever mining project....
19:00 2019-08-04

People v mosquitos: what to do about our biggest killer These tiny pests adapt so successfully to changing conditions that they have become humankind’s deadliest predator. We might soon be able to eradicate them – but should we? By Timothy WinegardWe are at war with the mosquito. A swarming and consuming army of 110tn enemy mosquitoes patrols every inch ...
12:39 2019-09-20

Meet the Yankees’ biggest rival now BALTIMORE — As of Monday morning, the Yankees’ magic number to clinch the American League East against their top challenger, the Rays, stood at 43. Less clear and quite possibly more important? Their magic number to eliminate the Grim Reaper. Will this 2019 Yankees norm continue to be the norm all t...
05:52 2019-08-06

This is the biggest Galaxy Note 10 leak so far With the Galaxy Note 10 set to launch in just 2 months, we’ve seen plenty of leaks over the past few weeks. Truth be told, however, there hasn’t been much news that has surprised us. Given Samsung’s history with Galaxy Note phones, we know that the Galaxy Note 10 will basically be ...
16:39 2019-06-04

The biggest news at Computex 2019 Our week in Taiwan is coming to a close, and as Team Engadget bids goodbye to the dumplings and beef noodles, it's time to look back on all the news we saw this week. As always, ASUS was the star of the show in its home turf, and this year was......
16:39 2019-05-31

19 of the biggest hailstorms that ravaged the US over the years AP Photo/David Zalubowski Hail storms cost the United States billions of dollars in damages each year. Hail is formed by rain droplets being swept up into the atmosphere in the middle of a storm, then dropped back down when they get too heavy. The states that are hit most intensely by hail are in t...
05:13 2019-10-03

NYC’s biggest Halloween party is going to the dogs New York City’s four-legged residents could be in for a treat — or two or three — this fall. From Oct. 4 to 27, animal-friendly site the Dodo is hosting Brooklyn’s Best Dog Day Ever: Halloween Edition, which will have daily parades and costume contests, a canine-size corn maze and a pooc...
04:52 2019-09-19

States with the biggest and smallest governments 24/7 Wall St. calculated state and local government GDP in every state to identify the states with the largest and smallest governments.       ...
21:00 2019-06-23

What's the Biggest Dick Move in Your City? We’ve talked about the nicest favor that people can do for each other in your city. Now it’s time for the opposite. What’s the biggest way that people in your city ruin things for others?...
16:39 2019-09-16

Saudi Plans for Biggest-Ever IPO Are Back On Saudi Arabia’s state oil company is revving up plans for an initial public offering and accelerating the timeline for what would be the world’s biggest listing to as soon as early 2020....
18:52 2019-08-09

Here's what you need to know about Eid al-Fitr, one of Islam's biggest holidays More than one billion Muslims around the world will celebrate Eid al-Fitr this week, as the month-long Ramadan fast ends and the festivities begin. The celebrations mark a time when communities within the Muslim world come together....
15:52 2019-06-03

UK 'biggest target' for telecom scammers The UK’s is the world’s biggest target for phone scams, with 15 per cent of the world’s fraudulent telecoms traffic directed at British numbers, new research has found.BICS, a subsidiary of Belgian telco Proximus, says its FraudGuard platform analyses traffic from more than 900 ...
16:39 2019-07-16

The Biggest and Best Google Home Is $150 Off For Prime Day The Google Home Max is Google’s high-fidelity answer to the Sonos Play:5 and Apple HomePod (while being significantly smarter than both), and while it’s a bit of a stretch at its usual $400, it’s a great value at $250. That’s the best price ever, but it’s only available during Prime Day.Read more......
21:52 2019-07-16

Don’t look now, but the PC is the world’s biggest gaming platform I dare you to think up a better image for a "PC gaming win." (credit: dno1967b / Flickr) If you follow the business side of the game industry at all, you're probably sick of hearing how mobile gaming is a fast-growing business juggernaut destined to overtake all other forms of digital entertainmen...
14:52 2019-05-21

Biggest sports scandals in history From the Chicago Black Sox to Deflategate and more: Remembering the biggest sports scandals in history through photos.       ...
18:13 2019-09-27

When are the Emmys? Everything you need to know before TV's biggest night When are the Emmys? Who are the main nominees? Will 'Game of Thrones' and 'Veep' win big? Here's everything you need to know.        ...
04:39 2019-09-05

Global air travel's biggest-ever breakthrough British aviators John Alcock and Arthur Brown completed the first nonstop transatlantic flight in 1919. An egg-shaped monument in Ireland marks this moment in aviation history....
13:52 2019-06-14

‘Friends’ Is Older Than Some of Its Biggest Fans “They become your friends, too.” Watching between homework and basketball practice, the sitcom’s youngest fans still find the show relatable 25 years after it premiered....
17:52 2019-09-05

Starbucks will open its biggest store ever in Chicago The biggest Starbucks in the world is slated to open in November in Chicago — a four-story, 43,000-square-foot caffeine mecca that will employ 200 people. The Starbucks Reserve Roastery Chicago, a mega store that was first announced more than two years ago, is taking over a space in Chicago’s Magnif...
10:26 2019-09-07

Three of Europe's biggest economies are probably in recession — and the ECB is out of bullets Reuters/Jason Cairnduff Three of Europe's largest economies — Germany, Italy, and the UK — are either in recession or are on the verge of it, which could spell danger for the eurozone. Germany, Europe's industrial backbone, is stuttering. The unemployment rate has risen for the second t...
12:52 2019-08-10

Why this could be the biggest season for women's game If this summer's Women's World Cup did not produce the long-awaited watershed moment for the English game, the Lionesses certainly won hearts, minds and viewers on the way to another semi-final, with the defeat to the USA the most-watched British TV event of the year....
18:39 2019-09-06

5 Biggest Revelations From Ed Sheeran's Most Candid Interview Ever We're just thinking out loud, but we sure do love a candid Ed Sheeran. While the A-list singer has been wowing millions of fans with his personal lyrics and catchy beats for years,......
02:39 2019-07-13

These are the biggest lessons moms learn after a second child The biggest lesson learned after having baby number two was knowing you don’t need the latest gadget to have a happy baby, according to new research....
02:13 2019-09-27

Apple insider says that these will be the three biggest upgrades on the iPhone 12 We’re just days away from the official unveiling of the next-generation iPhone, but it’s never too early to look ahead to next year. On Friday, Apple analyst Ming-Chi Kuo released a new research note in which he predicted the three most significant upgrades that Apple will bring to the 2...
02:26 2019-09-07

These are the biggest lessons moms learn after having a second child The biggest lesson learned after having baby number two was knowing you don’t need the latest gadget to have a happy baby, according to new research....
22:13 2019-09-26

The 10 Biggest Cultural Thefts in Black History Netflix’s new documentary, The Lion’s Share, chronicles the history of the song “The Lion Sleeps Tonight,” how it became a worldwide hit and—most importantly—how media companies including Disney, kept the song’s original creator, South African musician Solomon Linda, from receiving any of the profit...
15:52 2019-05-30

Get mad at Justin Amash all you want, but he’s still the biggest fiscal conservative Most Republicans are mad at Rep. Justin Amash, R-Mich., right now for saying that President Trump’s behavior during special counsel Robert Mueller's investigation rose to the level of an impeachable offense....
00:26 2019-05-22

Trump may be about to face his biggest test yet on the economy Political and economic forces appear to have combined this year in a way that has darkened the outlook, which could be problematic for the president’s reelection efforts....
06:00 2019-06-18

The 6 Biggest Jaw-Droppers at the 2019 MTV Movie & TV Awards Well that show was a wild two hours! When you get the biggest stars from the big and small screen together, things are bound to be entertaining. It certainly was the case Monday night......
14:00 2019-06-18

The Moto Z4's Biggest Upgrade Is Surprisingly Retro By almost all accounts, 2018 was a pretty good year for Motorola and its parent company Lenovo. Total revenue hit $51 billion (up 12.5 percent Year over Year), while Motorola itself returned to profitability in the second half of 2018. And with the Moto Z4, Motorola is hoping to continue that succes...
15:39 2019-05-30

NBA free tracker: All the biggest player moves A quick breakdown of the new deals being struck by NBA free agents. Contracts cannot become official until July 6.       ...
07:26 2019-07-11

Biggest superyacht fleet ever invades Monaco Ever wanted to see what more than $4,000,000,000 looks like when it's floating on the water? The glitzy European principality of Monaco is about to make that happen....
11:13 2019-09-26

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

How Honda went from Formula 1's biggest joke to winning again After years of struggle - and its fair share of embarrassment - Honda returned to the Formula 1 winners' circle as Max Verstappen triumphed in last weekend's Austrian Grand Prix...
15:26 2019-07-03

German voters see climate as biggest EU challenge Voters in Germany want their elected representatives in Europe to tackle the environment more than any other issue. In a new survey spanning eight countries, migration was seen as the most pressing challenge overall....
14:39 2019-05-21

Asgard’s Wrath guide: How to dive into VR’s biggest RPG The day has finally arrived: Asgard’s Wrath, the massive new action-adventure VR role-playing game from Sanzaru Games and Oculus Studios, is officially released for Oculus Rift. UploadVR has already played it and published its full review, so this guide will specifically focus on tips and strategies...
14:26 2019-10-13

Cities with the biggest Fourth of July celebrations Still making Fourth of July plans? 24/7 Tempo has reviewed some of the largest Independence Day events in the United States.       ...
17:13 2019-07-02