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AMD turns to chiplets as Moore's Law slows

For more than five decades, Moore’s Law has governed the pace of innovation in the semiconductor industry – driving evolution in the computing space from the early desktops and laptops t...

AMD turns to chiplets as Moore's Law slows

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Evolving Moore’s Law with chiplets and 3D packaging New design and packaging innovations enable new varieties of lighter, low-power, customized processors ideal for Big Data and AI applications.Read More...
21:13 2019-09-17

U.S. manufacturing activity slows further in July U.S. manufacturing activity slowed to a near three-year low in July and a measure of new orders received by factories rebounded slightly, as the negative effects of a bitter trade war between the United States and China lingered....
18:39 2019-08-01

US job growth slows more than expected in August Job growth was weaker than expected in August, but wage growth held steady, signaling that the economy continues to expand albeit at a slower pace. The US economy added 130,000 jobs in August — including the temporary hiring of 25,000 workers to prepare for the 2020 Census — a number that fell short...
10:26 2019-09-07

Dell Revenue Growth Slows Dell Technologies swung to a profit in its first quarter, but revenue growth lagged behind expectations, as softer demand from China and some corporate clients weighed on its digital infrastructure division....
01:39 2019-05-31

China Second Quarter GDP Growth Slows To 27-Year Low China has already slashed RRR six times since early 2018 to free up more funds for lending, and analysts polled by Reuters forecast two more cuts by the end of this year...
17:26 2019-07-15

Netflix Loses Subscribers in U.S. as Growth Slows The streaming giant said it had added 2.7 million subscribers for the three months ending in June, well short of the five million Wall Street investors were expecting....
01:26 2019-07-18

Global dividends hit new high but growth slows to just 1.1% Financial companies achieve fastest rise but technology sector payouts fall Shareholders in companies listed on the world’s stock markets pocketed more than half a trillion dollars in dividends during the second quarter of the year, a record for investors’ payouts.But despite dividends hitting an al...
02:26 2019-08-20

US consumer spending slows to 0.3% gain in April WASHINGTON (AP) — Consumer spending slowed in April with inflation up, but still far below the target set by the Federal Reserve. There was a burst of spending in the prior month as well. The Commerce Department said Friday that spending increased 0.3% in April following a 1.1% surge in March that h...
18:13 2019-05-31

As China’s Economy Slows, Why the World Should Care China’s economic growth is sputtering. The official forecast of 6% to 6.5% is the slowest on record, and the 6.2% growth actually reported in the second quarter is the weakest since the government began releasing quarterly data in 1992. The most obvious and recent cause is the trade war with the U.S...
19:26 2019-07-20

U.S. services sector slows; orders hit three-year low U.S. services sector activity slowed in July as new orders dropped to their lowest level in three years, suggesting the economy lost further momentum early in the third quarter....
01:13 2019-08-06

U.S. job growth slows further; wages, hours pick up U.S. job growth slowed more than expected in August, with retail hiring declining for a seventh straight month, but strong wage gains should support consumer spending and keep the economy expanding moderately amid rising threats from trade tensions....
17:00 2019-09-06

Strike slows the flow of GM's replacement parts Some General Motors customers with broken, recalled and accident-damaged cars may already be feeling the effects of the UAW strike as replacement parts take longer to reach dealers and the independent repair shops they supply....
08:39 2019-09-23

US hiring slows as employers added only 75,000 jobs in May U.S. hiring slowed in May as employers added just 75,000 jobs, a sign that businesses may have become more cautious in the face of slowing global growth, trade fights and the fading stimulus from tax cuts and greater government spending. The Labor Department says the modest increase follows a health...
15:13 2019-06-07

U.S. Growth Slows, Corporate Profits Rise The U.S. economic expansion cooled as it reached its 10th anniversary, despite strong pickups in corporate profits and consumer spending in the second quarter, with longer-run forces weighing on the outlook ahead....
02:39 2019-08-30

Indeed: AI job-posting rate slows and interest dips Job-posting growth for AI jobs has slowed, and interest in these jobs is also dipping compared to a year earlier, according to job site Indeed.Read More...
16:26 2019-06-28

Immigrant Population Growth in the U.S. Slows to a Trickle The U.S. population gained immigrants last year at the slowest pace since 2008. President Trump’s approach to immigration is seen as the likely cause....
01:26 2019-09-27

India's Economic Growth Slows to Six-Year Low India’s economic growth slowed to a six-year low in the latest quarter as its metastasizing debt problems choked government, corporate and consumer spending....
17:26 2019-08-30

U.S. hiring slows; shorter factory workweek a red flag U.S. job growth slowed in July and manufacturers slashed hours for workers, which together with an escalation in trade tensions between the United States and China could give the Federal Reserve ammunition to cut interest rates again next month....
21:13 2019-08-02

U.S. Government Bonds Gain After Hiring Slows in August U.S. bond prices rose, with yields falling, after the Labor Department said the economy added fewer jobs than expected last month, raising new concerns about slowing growth....
22:39 2019-09-06

Norway mediation effort in Venezuela’s crisis slows Venezuelan leader Juan Guaidó said Friday that the opposition’s demand for presidential elections is not negotiable, slowing mediation efforts by Norway aimed at resolving Venezuela’s political crisis...
01:52 2019-06-08

Tesco's UK sales growth slows in latest quarter Tesco, Britain's biggest retailer, said underlying sales growth slowed in its latest quarter, partly reflecting a tough comparative number in the same period last year....
09:00 2019-06-13

Tesco's sales growth slows in subdued UK market Tesco, Britain's biggest retailer, said sales growth slowed in its latest quarter, blaming a subdued overall market that has been hampered by poor early summer weather, sending its shares lower on Thursday....
12:39 2019-06-13

Eurozone Economy Slows as Demand for Exports Stalls Europe’s economic recovery appears to be stalling amid flagging international demand for its exports, according to a closely-watched business survey that puts fresh pressure on the European Central Bank to act to shore up growth....
05:26 2019-05-24

Nvidia RTX adoption slows down according to Steam hardware survey The latest Steam hardware survey is out, and it looks like Nvidia Turing graphics cards are ever so slowly gaining market share. The gains are led by the Nvidia GeForce RTX 2060, which saw a 0.14% boost in May, but don't let that mislead you, it's still only installed in 0.65% of Stea...
23:39 2019-06-04

| Poaching slows but Africa's elephants still face extinction The illegal slaughter of African elephants to feed Asia's demand for ivory has decreased by more than half in eight years, but the majestic mammals are still threatened with extinction, researchers warned....
15:52 2019-05-29

Norfolk slows down coastal erosion with sandscaping scheme Sand from Great Yarmouth seabed creates mobile dune defences to protect villagesAn artificial dune of nearly 2m cubic metres of sand has been created on the Norfolk coast in an innovative approach to slowing coastal erosion.In the £20m sandscaping scheme, enough sand to fill one and a half Wembley s...
22:52 2019-09-20

EU begins rethinking fiscal rules as economy slows The European Union is bracing for a review of its strict fiscal rules as the bloc's economy slows, while monetary stimulus is seen as being close to its limits, according to an EU document and officials....
20:39 2019-09-10

Oil prices edge lower as China's GDP growth slows Oil prices slipped on Monday after China posted its slowest quarterly economic growth in at least 27 years, reinforcing concerns about demand in the world's largest crude oil importer....
06:00 2019-07-15

WRAPUP 1-Fed policymakers promise response if U.S. economy slows Signs that the economy is losing momentum hung over a Federal Reserve summit for a second straight day as policymakers hinted they would be ready to cut interest rates if the U.S. trade war threatens a decade-long expansion....
17:39 2019-06-05

U.S. consumer spending slows; business investment weak U.S. consumer spending barely rose in August and business investment remained weak, suggesting the economy was losing momentum as trade tensions linger....
17:26 2019-09-27

Halliburton cutting 650 jobs in U.S. as oilfield business slows U.S. oilfield services firm Halliburton on Wednesday said it was cutting 650 jobs across Colorado, Wyoming, New Mexico and North Dakota amid slowing oil and gas activity....
23:00 2019-10-09

Archaic testing slows innovation and causes a brain drain If you have a slow testing process standing between highly accelerated development and operations processes, you can't achieve the desired delivery speed.Read More...
17:26 2019-05-21

CEE MARKETS-Zloty hits 13-month low as CEE growth slows The Polish zloty fell to a 13-month low on Wednesday, drifting weaker in light trading as data showed the euro zone's slowdown starting to put the brakes on central Europe's faster growing economies. The region has continued to post solid growth as low domestic int...
13:52 2019-08-14

U.S. Slows Hiring of Chinese Nationals by Chip Makers The U.S. has sharply slowed approvals for the nation’s semiconductor companies to hire Chinese nationals for advanced engineering jobs, limiting access to talent....
16:39 2019-05-21

CVS slows store expansion plans, cuts pace by a third CVS Health will open about about one-third of the stores it usually opens this year and even fewer next year, the company's head of retail said Wednesday....
17:13 2019-08-07

U.S. economy slows in second quarter; consumer spending robust The U.S. economy slowed in the second quarter, but the strongest growth in consumer spending in 4-1/2 years amid a strong labor market could further temper financial market expectations of a recession....
17:39 2019-08-29

U.S. job growth slows more than expected; wages, hours pick up U.S. job growth slowed more than expected in August, with retail hiring declining for a seventh straight month, but strong wage gains should support consumer spending and keep the economy expanding moderately amid rising threats from trade tensions....
14:52 2019-09-06

U.S. health officials record 14 new cases of measles as outbreak slows The United States recorded 14 new measles cases between June 27 and July 3, federal health officials said on Monday, signaling a slowdown in the spread of the disease that has infected 1,109 people this year in the worst U.S. outbreak since 1992....
01:13 2019-07-09

Congo's Ebola outbreak slows but still entrenched in insecure areas: WHO The Ebola epidemic in northeastern Democratic Republic of Congo has been confined to a rural area rife with militias and people on the move, making it harder to stamp out altogether, the World Health Organization (WHO) said on Thursday....
23:00 2019-10-10

India’s Economy Slows, Stalling a Once Thriving Manufacturing Sector NEW DELHI (AP) — Anuj Kapoor took over his father’s booming auto parts business in 2012, hoping to elevate the company from selling to suppliers to selling directly to carmakers. Seven years later, he’s had to lay off half his workers as drooping sales caused his profit to plummet ...
12:13 2019-09-16

Microsoft sales beat expectations as cloud growth slows Microsoft Corp beat analysts' estimates for fourth-quarter revenue and profit on Thursday, even as sales growth began to slow for its cloud product Azure and Office software....
23:00 2019-07-18

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

Industry Body Seeks Tax Rate Cut In Budget As Growth Slows In 2015, the government had promised to cut corporate tax rates and roll back tax exemptions over a period of four years, but only small companies obtained tax relief...
16:52 2019-06-03

WRAPUP 5-U.S. hiring slows; shorter factory workweek a red flag U.S. job growth slowed in July and manufacturers slashed hours for workers, which together with an escalation in trade tensions between the United States and China could give the Federal Reserve ammunition to cut interest rates again next month....
20:39 2019-08-02

China second quarter GDP growth slows to 27-year low, more stimulus expected China's economic growth slowed to 6.2% in the second quarter, its weakest pace in at least 27 years, as demand at home and abroad faltered in the face of mounting U.S. trade pressure....
07:13 2019-07-15

Defense Contractors Join Forces as Pentagon Spending Slows The biggest aerospace-and-defense merger ever, between United Technologies and Raytheon, caps two years of deal making in an industry that is reorganizing in anticipation of slower growth in Pentagon spending and new priorities....
15:00 2019-06-11

U.S. hiring slows; wages, hours offer silver lining U.S. job growth slowed more than expected in August, with retail hiring declining for a seventh straight month, but strong wage gains should support consumer spending and keep the economy expanding moderately amid rising threats from trade tensions....
19:52 2019-09-06

Diversion of customs agents slows Global Entry interviews WASHINGTON (AP) — The Trump administration’s decision to shift some Customs and Border Protection agents to the southern border is leading the agency to cancel some interviews for the Global Entry traveler-screening program. Travel-industry groups have expressed concern that the move will hurt...
04:00 2019-06-22

Recession watch: 6 financial moves to make when the economy slows down Stocks plunged Wednesday after a brief interest rate dip but if there is an economic downturn there are ways to survive it.       ...
12:39 2019-08-16

British economy slows in second quarter, sparking recession fears The British economy contracted in the second quarter of 2019, driving fears that it is headed for its first recession in 10 years as the next deadline for the country to leave the European Union looms in October....
17:39 2019-08-09

Antibiotic therapy slows Alzheimer's disease in male mice A long-term antibiotic treatment limited the growth of amyloid plaques in the brain by decreasing inflammation in the gut microbiome of male mice, researchers report in a new study....
15:26 2019-05-21

Services Growth Slows In August On Weaker Demand: Survey Country's economy grew at an annual rate of 5.0 per cent last quarter, its slowest in more than six years and significantly lower than 5.7 per cent predicted in a Reuters poll....
09:52 2019-09-04

Netflix tries out a mobile-only streaming plan, as subscriber growth slows It’s an interesting time for Netflix. While the streaming service is still in a hugely strong financial position, and able to fund a huge number of original shows and films, it’s uncertain whether it can keep up the explosive growth it’s had in the past few years. In fact, ...
16:13 2019-07-18

Netflix feels pain as global subscriber growth slows Netflix shares slumped 10% as Wall Street opened on Thursday, following revelations it lost customers in its core US market for the first time in eight years....
16:26 2019-07-18

Transit Strike Slows Paris to a Crawl, in a Warning to Macron The government’s pension reform plan would take aim at early retirement for some people, like transit workers, who consider it a benefit they have earned....
00:00 2019-09-14

Flood risk abates for Arkansas city as water advance slows LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — Officials from an Arkansas community where a levee breached say the risk of widespread flooding has abated because the Arkansas River crested without inundating the city. Dardanelle Mayor Jimmy Witt said in a Facebook post Saturday night that he thinks the city of about 4,70...
18:39 2019-06-02

Donald Trump claims trade war is working as China's economy slows Chinese economic growth falls to slowest pace since 1992 – but is expanding faster than the USDonald Trump has claimed that his tariff battle with China is working after official data from Beijing showed growth in the world’s second biggest economy dropping to its slowest pace since 1992.The US pres...
21:26 2019-07-15

Capri cuts sales forecast as Michael Kors demand slows Capri Holdings Ltd missed quarterly revenue estimates and cut its full-year sales forecast on Wednesday, as the high-end fashion house struggled with slowing demand for its Michael Kors brand at department stores and at its own retail outlets....
16:00 2019-08-07

Bosch sees stagnating sales, job losses as auto industry slows Bosch CEO Volkmar Denner foresees stagnation in vehicle production in the coming years. "The tailwind is gone," he said, adding that this will affect the supplier's employees, "above all in the diesel plants."...
00:13 2019-08-07

VF Corp's 2020 forecast disappoints as demand for Vans sneakers slows Apparel maker VF Corp exceeded Wall Street's quarterly sales expectations, boosted by higher demand for its Vans sneakers and outdoor wear brand North Face....
17:52 2019-05-22

U.S. solar market growth slows this year as projects pushed back The U.S. solar market will grow more slowly than previously forecast this year as some large projects are shifted into 2020, an industry trade group said on Tuesday....
07:13 2019-09-17

Mexico faces headwinds to growth as oil production slows -Fitch Solutions Mexico will face "significant headwinds" for economic growth, as slowing activity in its oil and gas sector weighs on industrial production, Fitch Solutions Macro Research said on Friday....
04:13 2019-07-13

European stock rally slows; Italy bank stocks fall after EU ruling European stocks traded higher Wednesday after Wall Street delivered its second best day of 2019, but gains were softened as the EU threatened to punish Italy over its escalating debt....
14:26 2019-06-05

Vice Chair Clarida: If economy slows, Fed will implement policy to keep it in a 'good place' He said he will be watching current conditions, in particular the trade war and the inverted yield curve in the bond market, for clues about where the Fed should go next....
23:52 2019-06-04

Goldman Sachs Joins Predictions of Deeper Rate Cuts As Growth Slows Sovereign bonds fell in August, with the yield on benchmark 10-year notes rising by 19 basis points amid worries the government may borrow more to finance any potential fiscal stimulus to boost a......
19:52 2019-08-31

India's Consumer Goods Growth Slows As Rural Demand Cools: Nielsen Volume growth in India's fast-moving consumer goods (FMCG) sector slowed to 6.2 per cent in the three months to June from 9.9 per cent in the previous quarter....
15:13 2019-07-18

Xiaomi growth slows as fewer people buy phones, Huawei competition bites Chinese smartphone maker Xiaomi Corp posted its slowest revenue growth as a public company, missing analysts' estimates, as it lost market share to Huawei and customers held on to their phones before a 5G refresh....
11:52 2019-08-21

Unemployment Rate Hits 50-Year Low, But Hiring Slows Amid Slowdown Fears (WASHINGTON) — U.S. employers added a modest 136,000 jobs in September, enough to help lower the unemployment rate to a new five-decade low of 3.5%. The figures show that hiring has slowed this year as the U.S.-China trade war has intensified, global growth has slowed and businesses have reduc...
00:26 2019-10-05

Euro zone second-quarter growth halves, inflation slows despite jobless at 11-year low Euro zone economic growth halved in the April-June period and inflation slowed sharply in July even though the unemployment rate fell to its lowest in 11 years, data from the European Union's statistics office showed on Wednesday....
18:39 2019-07-31

Italy Senate slows government crisis, frustrating Salvini's election push The Italian Senate on Tuesday postponed till next week further debate on an ongoing government crisis, frustrating a push by Matteo Salvini, leader of the far-right League party, for new elections....
00:39 2019-08-14

UPDATE 1-Capri lowers sales forecast as Michael Kors demand slows Capri Holdings Ltd missed revenue estimates for the first quarter and cut its full-year sales forecast on Wednesday, hurt by slowing demand for its Michael Kors brand at department stores and at its own retail outlets....
13:13 2019-08-07

China's services sector growth slows in June as export orders shrink, a private survey shows Growth in China's services sector slowed to a four-month low in June as new orders from overseas customers fell, a private survey showed on Wednesday, adding to signs of strain on the economy as the U.S.-Sino trade war drags on....
06:39 2019-07-03

GLOBAL LNG-Asian prices slip as cargoes flood; North Asian demand slows Asian spot prices for liquefied natural gas (LNG) slipped this week on the back of a surplus of cargoes globally while imports from North Asia appeared to be slowing down this month, industry sources said....
07:00 2019-06-21

| Tunisia turns the page on Ben Ali With the burial of exiled former president Zine El Abidine Ben Ali in Saudi Arabia, Tunisia is turning the page on more than two decades of nepotism and repression with a large dose of indifference....
05:00 2019-09-23

Netflix Turns Negative Counter to the standard tech ethos—move fast, break stuff, crowbar stodgy old industry players up by their comfortable roots—the fight to control Americans’ streaming-TV dollars has been more of a slow-motion car wreck, albeit with none of a NASCAR crash’s dark catharsis. And it’s largely been those...
04:13 2019-09-24

How much does a wedding cost? A lot, it turns out. The national average wedding cost is $33,931. To estimate how much you’ll spend, get quotes based on your wedding style, date and location.       ...
13:52 2019-06-22

Berlin TV Tower turns 50 It served as a symbol of communist power and remains a remarkable landmark of the now reunited city: the Fernsehturm on Alexanderplatz was inaugurated on October 3, 1969....
18:26 2019-10-03

What does it mean when a scab turns yellow? Scabs can turn yellow as a normal part of the skin’s healing process. However, yellow scabs can sometimes indicate an infection, such as impetigo or herpes. Learn about the causes and treatment of yellow scabs and when to see a doctor here....
04:39 2019-07-23

Germany's oldest zoo turns 175 Since its opening in 1844, the development of the Berlin Zoo has directly reflected the history of Germany. Here's how colonialism, the Nazi era and the Cold War left their mark on the institution....
21:52 2019-08-01

Southwest Airlines turns 48 Southwest Airlines turned 48 on June 18, 2019. It has grown from an airline with just two routes in 1971 to the world's largest low-cost carrier.       ...
17:26 2019-06-19

ER Turns 25: Where Is the Star-Studded Cast Now? Television was changed 25 years ago. On this day, September 19, in 1994, ER premiered on NBC. The medical drama, which lasted for an impressive 15 seasons, helped launch the careers of numerous......
20:00 2019-09-19

How one company turns pollution into fuel CNBC's Julia Boorstin reports from Lanzatech Lab, mission-driven disrupter companies on CNBC's Disrupter 50 list. The company listed at number 15 and it turns carbon emissions into ethanol....
16:00 2019-05-21

A Cyclist Turns to Gravel to Stay Fit A hybrid of road cycling and mountain biking called gravel cycling has 56-year-old Doug Wilwerding in his best shape since swimming as a college student....
18:13 2019-07-07

Windows malware turns PCs into zombies A new malware campaign responsible for infecting thousands of Windows PCs worldwide has been discovered by Microsoft.The Microsoft Defender ATP Research Team found the malware, dubbed Nodersok, and explained in a blog post that it is distributed through malicious adverts which force a Windows system...
00:26 2019-09-28

Lexington Veteran Turns 101, Still Works LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18)– On Tuesday, Dennis Cravens turned 101-years-old, but as he has done for decades now, the structural engineer refused to miss a day of work. “He is an inspiration to all of us. His dedication, his work ethic, the fact that he’s here. He’s the first one...
01:52 2019-06-06

The Little Rascals Turns 25: Where Are the Child Stars Now? Calling all members of the He-Man Woman Haters Club! It's been 25 years since director Penelope Spheeris collected the cutest group of child stars the '90s has ever seen for The......
20:13 2019-08-05

PG&E turns down San Francisco's $2.5 bln offer to buy assets PG&E Corp rejected a $2.5 billion offer from San Francisco to buy the bankrupt Californian company's power lines and other infrastructure within the city, citing the offer was inadequate....
04:00 2019-10-12

Suicidal ‘Handmaid’ turns out to be a red umbrella A New Yorker called 911 when she thought she saw a person in the iconic red robes from “The Handmaid’s Tale” on the ledge of a Manhattan building Tuesday — but it turned out to be just be a crimson umbrella on a rooftop. “This morning I called 911 because I thought a woman dressed......
19:39 2019-05-22

Malaysia turns again to the indispensable Zeti After the challenges of Asian and global financial crises and the 1MDB scandal, Zeti Akhtar Aziz is back in the top echelons of Malaysian influence again. She tells Euromoney about her achievements as central bank governor – and what she knew and did about 1MDB....
17:00 2019-09-16

Sprint turns on 5G service in four cities Make that three big US carriers that have hopped aboard the 5G bandwagon -- Sprint has launched its 5G service in parts of Atlanta, Dallas-Fort Worth, Houston and Kansas City. You'll need to wait until May 31st to buy the LG V50 ThinQ or HTC 5G Hub t......
01:52 2019-05-31

Kristen Bell Turns 39--Or, 89 If You Ask Her Kids This is a case for Veronica Mars...or the FBI! On Thursday, Kristen Bell celebrated her 39th birthday with husband Dax Shepard and their daughters, Lincoln Shepard, 6, and Delta Bell......
18:39 2019-07-18

Apollo 11 Turns 50: How Did NASA Put Men on the Moon? To put astronauts on the surface of the moon and bring them home safely, NASA had to do many things right, in succession, with margins of error ranging from small to nonexistent....
09:39 2019-06-20

The Brady Bunch Turns 50: Here's the Story... It's an opening credits sequence that's instantly recognizable to generations of TV viewers. Blue squares with smiling faces in them, all looking around at those in the squares above or......
14:39 2019-09-26

The Londoner: Momentum turns on its own chief In today's dairy: Momentum turns on its own chief | Rusbridger fury as Banana splits | McEwan unleashes Cockroach on the Brexit fray | Palmerston takes a holiday...
15:13 2019-09-13

Woman Screams On Seeing 'Snake'. It Turns Out To Be... Most people would yell in fear on seeing a snake. Fathima Dawood was no different. But the 'snake' she saw turned out to be something quite different....
15:13 2019-10-04

Man turns himself in to police for decapitating wife A husband astonished cops by turning himself in for killing his “cheating” wife – and then taking her decapitated head out of his bag. When Abhijit Das surrendered himself in India, officers initially didn’t believe his confession and assumed he had mental health issues say local reports. The man, a...
21:26 2019-05-30

Bestselling author Ken Follett turns 70 With 30 bestsellers in 40 years, Ken Follett is among the most successful authors in world literature. As the master of the historical novel genre turns 70, he is working on the prequel to his best-known work....
15:26 2019-06-05

This week in tech history: Android turns 11 At Engadget, we spend every day looking at how technology will shape the future. But it's also important to look back at how far we've come. That's what This Week in Tech History does. Join us every weekend for a recap of historical tech news, annive......
08:13 2019-09-23

Arab world turns its back on religion – and its ire on the US Survey of 25,000 people in Middle East and North Africa also shows 52% of 18- to 29-year-olds are thinking about migratingThe Arab world is turning its back on religion and on US relations, according to the largest public opinion survey ever carried out in the region.A survey of more than 25,000 peo...
08:00 2019-06-24

Barbara Walters turns 90: Her career in photos Iconic television journalist Barbara Walters turns 90 on Sept. 25, 2019. Look back through her life and career.        ...
08:52 2019-09-25

Oil prices steady, focus turns to G20 gathering Oil prices were steady on Friday, with focus shifting to the G20 summit where a scheduled meeting between U.S. President Donald Trump and Chinese President Xi Jinping has stirred hopes that trade tensions could ease....
05:00 2019-06-28

How ‘The Terror’ turns the TV ghost story on its head AMC’s “The Terror: Infamy” opens with a young Japanese American woman serenely applying makeup before stabbing herself. It’s a gut-punch of a scene — exactly what co-creator Alexander Woo wants to convey in the horror anthology series. “The strategy has been to use the vocabulary of Japanese kaidan ...
08:52 2019-08-27

'My So-Called Life' turns 25 and remains as timely as ever When my "My So-Called Life" premiered in 1994, Angela Chase (played by a 13-year-old Claire Danes) and her circle of friends made a generation of teens feel not so alone....
00:52 2019-08-27

It turns out planes are even worse for the climate than we thought Aeroplane contrails have a larger warming effect than all the CO2 emitted by planes that has accumulated in the atmosphere since the first ever flight...
19:26 2019-06-27

Walmart Turns to VR to Pick Middle Managers The country’s largest employer is using a VR skills assessment as part of the selection process to find new middle managers, hoping to limit inherent bias in hiring decisions, increase diversity and reduce turnover in a tight labor market....
16:39 2019-06-30

Oil prices steady, focus turns to G-20 gathering Oil prices were steady on Friday, with the focus shifting to the G-20 summit where a scheduled meeting between U.S. President Donald Trump and Chinese President Xi Jinping has stirred hopes that trade tensions could ease....
04:39 2019-06-28

'The West Wing' turns 20: Updates on the cast Twenty years ago this week, "A Few Good Men" scribe Aaron Sorkin released NBC's "The West Wing" into the world. Here's an update of what some of the main "West Wing" players have been doing since the show ended....
21:52 2019-09-22

Argument in apartment parking lot turns fatal An argument in a parking lot turned fatal early Saturday morning. Pima County Sheriff’s Dept. says Foothills deputies responded to a shooting call around 1:30 am Saturday. Upon arriving at the apartment complex in the 7400 block of North Mona Lisa deputies found a man with gunshot wounds. The ...
08:13 2019-06-23

Laura Ingraham Turns Into a Racist Pumpkin Following her colleague Tucker Carlson’s lead, Fox News host Laura Ingraham said on her podcast on Tuesday that Democrats want “new immigrants” who are “not in tune with the American founding” to replace American voters, a totally normal thing to say if you’re a full-blown white supremacist....
17:13 2019-06-19

In photos: Meryl Streep turns 70: A look back Actress Meryl Streep turns 70 on June 22, 2019. The three-time Oscar winning actress has graced the big screen for over 40 years from "Sophie's Choice" to "The Devil Wears Prada." Look back at moments throughout her career....
18:52 2019-06-22

She thought there was water in her ear. Turns out it was a venomous spider Susie Torres went to the doctor with what she thought was water sloshing around in her left ear. But water doesn't have eight legs, pincers and a venomous bite....
05:00 2019-08-25

Colorado's Miracle at Michigan turns 25 and is still unforgettable Colorado's Hail Mary touchdown catch to beat Michigan in '94 had a link to Bill Belichick and took advantage of an unplanned rehearsal in first half       ...
19:13 2019-09-20

Do The Right Thing Turns 30 This Week. Not Much Has Changed Since 1989 Spike Lee’s third film, Do The Right Thing, turns 30 years old on Sunday, July 21, but its message is so fresh that it could have been made today....
19:52 2019-07-21

With a wide smile for his mom, Prince George turns 6 Prince George is turning 6 and Kensington Palace is marking the occasion by releasing three new photos of the future king taken by mother Kate, the Duchess of Cambridge...
13:26 2019-07-22

This site turns your selfies into Renaissance portraits with AI First came Instagram filters. Then came the Snapchat masks. Now AI renders are the latest way of using technology to change the way we look. Sure, FaceApp has been making the rounds for its dramatic aging filters (and questionable data practices), but for something more dignified, why not render you...
01:00 2019-07-23

In photos: Daniel Radcliffe turns 30: A look back Actor Daniel Radcliffe, known best for his work in the "Harry Potter" film franchise and multiple stints on Broadway, including "Equus" and "How to Succeed in Business," turns 30 on July 23, 2019. Here's a look back at moments in his career through the years....
14:13 2019-07-23

Priyanka Gandhi Turns Down Congress Top Job. There Are 7 More Names Priyanka Gandhi Vadra has turned down a request to take over as Congress president, a role that her brother Rahul Gandhi relinquished after the party's national election debacle in May....
15:26 2019-07-24

In photos: Jennifer Lopez turns 50: A look back Singer and actress Jennifer Lopez turns 50 on July 24, 2019. Lopez is known best for playing Selena in the biopic of the same name and for starring in romantic comedies "Maid in Manhattan" and "The Wedding Planner." Lopez has released eight studio albums and has toured the world with her music. Here...
15:52 2019-07-24

Unbroken enchantment: Neuschwanstein Castle turns 150 As Neuschwanstein marks the 150th anniversary of its groundbreaking ceremony, a team from Bavaria's criminal investigation office has found its forgotten cornerstone. The famous castle still fires the imagination....
07:00 2019-09-05

Giants tight end turns in breakout performance Highlights from the Giants practice on Friday: Something good Rookie tight end C.J. Conrad took some reps with the first-team offense Friday and made a strong catch early on a pass from Eli Manning. His day included a drop or two on passes from Daniel Jones, but he finished strong, connecting with K...
04:00 2019-08-03

Duchess Meghan turns 38 but will she celebrate with the queen? Duchess Meghan of Sussex is turning 38, with a new baby, new travel plans and new challenges in her royal role.        ...
13:13 2019-08-04

Mod turns your Tesla into a rolling surveillance system The Sentry Mode on Tesla cars has been helpful for catching thieves, but one security researcher wants to illustrate the advantages and pitfalls of taking that camera system to its logical conclusion. Tevora's Truman Kain has developed a Surveillanc......
08:39 2019-08-11

New catalytic reactor turns CO2 into liquid fuel Engineers at Rice University in Texas have developed a catalytic reactor that can convert CO2 into high concentrations of pure formic acid, which can be used as a liquid fuel....
23:26 2019-09-03

Artificial leaf turns sunlight into medicine Taking cues from Mother Nature, the tiny reactors utilize intricate channels that flow like veins through the leaves. When sunlight hits certain liquids flowing through the leaves it sparks a chemical reaction....
07:13 2019-09-11

It Turns Out Friends Was Wrong About Lobsters and We're Shook Friends fans, prepare for heartbreak. It's worse than Ross and Rachel's "we were on a break" fight. For nearly 25 years, the popular TV comedy has led viewers believe that......
19:26 2019-08-20

Brady turns off TNF, citing 'ridiculous penalties' Patriots quarterback Tom Brady tweeted his displeasure over the high number of penalties in the first half of Thursday night's Titans-Jaguars game and said he was turning off the broadcast....
11:00 2019-09-20

Canon turns to crowdfunding for its latest IVY REC camera Crowdfunding platforms such as Kickstarter have become a popular way for individuals and companies to raise enough money to bring projects to life, but it tends to be startups and smaller companies that rely on this route. So news that Canon is relying on crowdfunding website Indiegogo for a new con...
20:39 2019-07-02

One of Succession's darkest episodes also turns out to be one of its funniest If you’re wondering why we’re posting the review early, that’s because HBO dropped “Safe Room” on Friday due to the holiday weekend. Hooray! ...
02:13 2019-08-31

E-Commerce Turns the Tables on Restaurant Space As food delivery expands across major U.S. cities, a handful of startups are trying to use the latest e-commerce technology to liberate restaurants and grocery stores from pricey, street-facing retail space....
16:13 2019-07-04

Berlin's celebrated Zoo Palast cinema turns 100 When a vast movie theater near Berlin's central Zoo railway station was revamped and opened on September 18, 1919 with the premiere of Ernst Lubitch's "Madame Dubarry," a German cinematic institution was born....
18:39 2019-09-18

Flash flooding in DC turns roads into rivers A slow-churning, torrential rainstorm soaked the nation’s capital Monday, knocking out power to thousands and prompting dozens of water rescues across Washington and northern Virginia. The National Weather Service lifted flash flood warnings for the greater DC metro area about 1 p.m., but not before...
22:39 2019-07-08

One of Succession’s darkest episodes also turns out to be one of its funniest If you’re wondering why we’re posting the review early, that’s because HBO dropped “Safe Room” on Friday due to the holiday weekend. Hooray! ...
05:26 2019-09-01

Arizona Iced Tea Maker Turns to Weed The company behind Arizona Iced Tea is getting into the market for marijuana-infused gummies and drinks in the U.S. and Canada, seeking new avenues for growth after losing ground in its core tea business....
07:26 2019-08-08

UAW walkout turns up heat on GM as contract expires Leaders of the United Auto Workers (UAW) turned up the pressure on General Motors Co on Sunday, ordering 850 maintenance workers at five GM facilities to walk off the job ahead of a meeting in Detroit on whether to call a wider strike....
14:52 2019-09-15

Lawyers’ feud turns into all-out courthouse brawl Disorder in the court! A Kentucky courthouse dispute escalated to an all-out brawl between two lawyers — landing one in jail and the other in a hospital bed, according to a report. Lindsey Scott, 63, faces assault charges for allegedly hurling an aerosol can at the head of another lawyer, Jame...
21:39 2019-07-17

Thomas turns it around and shares lead at Medinah Justin Thomas turns it around quick with share of course record at Medinah and share of BMW Championship lead with Jason Kokrak        ...
05:26 2019-08-17

Woman’s ‘brain tumor’ turns out to be tapeworm A New York woman who was prepared for a long battle against brain cancer got some shocking news when doctors finally opened up her skull. Rachel Palma, 42, had been experiencing some bizarre symptoms that prompted doctors to perform a scan of her brain — and when the images came back they appe...
20:39 2019-06-04

Sidecar on New macOS Turns Your iPad Into a Second Display Apple has announced an extended desktop feature called Sidecar with the new macOS Catalina, allowing users to use their iPad as a second display or as an input device in creative apps....
08:13 2019-06-04

Ebola outbreak turns deadly in Uganda The Ebola outbreak in the Democratic Republic of Congo made the long-feared jump across borders with three cases confirmed Wednesday in Uganda, including the death of a 5-year-old boy who had the virus....
00:52 2019-06-13

Maxim turns a profit but revenue is still stumbling It was a case of good news and bad news at Maxim. The magazine of beer and babes turned a profit in 2018, its first since Sardar Biglari took over in 2014. But the mag has not turned the corner for good, unfortunately, as numbers filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission earlier this month.....
05:26 2019-05-22

It turns out that Gwyneth Paltrow never actually saw Spider-Man: Homecoming Remember when Gwyneth Paltrow visited her buddy Jon Favreau on his Netflix series, The Chef Show, and the subject somehow landed on her appearance in Spider-Man: Homecoming, a film that she never even knew she was in? Well, she happens to have an excuse for her apparent slip in memory: She never act...
21:00 2019-10-03

New Instagram feature turns your Story into a sing-along Remember when Instagram was known for its photo filters? Back in the day, when Instagram added a new filter to the app, it was a newsworthy story. In 2016, the site added its Stories feature (copied from Snapchat) and last year Instagram had more than one billion monthly active users. Facebook bough...
04:00 2019-06-07

Turns out it's not baby boomers who have taken the most from Social Security New research from the Center for Retirement Research at Boston College finds that it was the earliest beneficiaries who received more money than they paid in to Social Security....
23:00 2019-06-10

The new Dropbox redesign turns the app into a productivity launchpad Dropbox is revamping its productivity and business-focused cloud storage service with a whole new look and useful app integrations, and I’m really into it. The overhaul is all about turning your storage space into a productivity launchpad. I tried out the Windows desktop app to get a taste of it, an...
10:26 2019-06-12

UPDATE 1-PG&E turns down San Francisco's $2.5 bln offer to buy assets PG&E Corp rejected a $2.5 billion offer from San Francisco to buy the bankrupt Californian company's power lines and other infrastructure within the city, calling the offer inadequate....
04:00 2019-10-12

Trump turns on Fox News over 2020 coverage: 'What's going on there?' President criticized Fox News at a rally on Monday for giving Democrats airtime after candidate Pete Buttigieg appeared on the channelAnyone watching Donald Trump’s rally in Pennsylvania on Monday would have been introduced to an unlikely new attack figure for the president: Fox News.The rightwing c...
21:13 2019-05-22

PG&E turns down San Francisco's $2.5 billion offer to buy assets PG&E Corp rejected a $2.5 billion offer from San Francisco to buy the bankrupt Californian company's power lines and other infrastructure within the city, calling the offer inadequate....
13:00 2019-10-12

Grey's Anatomy's Breakup Turns Bitter There's no rest for Dr. Meredith Grey. Her community service took a bit of a turn tonight as she started diagnosing her community service-doers and found what might be a new calling.......
12:52 2019-10-04

Turns out Tesla police cars run out of 'gas' mid-chase, too If you're a cop involved in a high-speed pursuit, the last thing you want to see on your dash is a notification that your car is about to run out of gas -- or in the case of one Fremont police officer, battery life. But that's what happened to Office......
17:26 2019-09-26

Marijuana Madness Turns Into a Cannabis Crash Share prices of marijuana producers tumbled this week, some by nearly 40%, after a string of disappointing quarterly reports and mounting skepticism about the industry’s rosy growth forecasts....
08:39 2019-10-13

Your "Single Most Reliable Indicator" for Market Turns This indicator helps to keep you ahead of turns in stocks, bonds, gold, oil and other financial markets. Learn about it, and see two bond charts which provide a historic example of how this "reliable" signal works......
15:00 2019-05-21

El Camino proves that Breaking Bad still has some twists and turns in it At some point, the television audience should free Vince Gilligan from the burden of chronicling the criminal underbelly of the American southwest. After all, the Breaking Bad creator cut his teeth in more fantastical realms, writing monsters of the week for The X-Files and doing a preemptive critiq...
01:39 2019-10-12

DJ LeMahieu turns into an MVP again after making rare blunder DJ LeMahieu had never been more deserving of the MVP chants. The breakout star of the Yankees’ season seized the spotlight again in Game 1 of the ALDS, as LeMahieu delivered his first career postseason home run, and then sealed the 10-4 win over the Twins with a three-run double in the seventh innin...
07:00 2019-10-05

Up Turns 10: Celebrate by Looking Back at More Pixar Favorites Happy anniversary, Up! It's been 10 years since Pixar released the animated classic. For those who haven't seen the film, the movie is about a 78-year-old man named Carl......
18:52 2019-05-29

Turkey Turns To Humanoid Robots For Istanbul's New Airport Earlier this year, thousands of flights began landing at Istanbul's brand-new $11 billion airport, a sprawling behemoth that occupies an area larger than Manhattan and may eventually become the......
07:39 2019-10-02

The focus of the NFL turns to Mason Rudolph, Teddy Bridgewater The balance of power shifted significantly in the NFL on Monday as news surfaced of Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger being lost for the season with a right elbow injury and Saints quarterback Drew Brees being lost for at least six weeks with a torn ligament in his right thumb. Entering the se...
23:00 2019-09-16

FDNY firefighter turns himself in for allegedly assaulting girlfriend An off-duty FDNY firefighter was arrested Wednesday morning for allegedly assaulting his girlfriend inside her Inwood apartment, police said. Brian Chevalier, 30, turned himself in to police shortly before 9 a.m. for allegedly knocking his 26-year-old girlfriend to the ground and kicking her around ...
23:26 2019-05-22

California turns to military technology to help fight fires California has a new level of cooperation with the Pentagon as it tries to avoid another deadly, destructive fire season, Gov. Gavin Newsom said Monday, downplaying friction with President Donald Trump's administration....
01:39 2019-06-04

Video Gaming Turns Murderous, Even if You Play by the Rules Marilyn Stasio’s Crime column enters a dangerous online world, then jumps to a very real drug gang, a hit man in a hospital and a dog with a death sentence....
21:26 2019-05-22

UPDATE 4-UAW walkout turns up heat on GM as contract expires Leaders of the United Auto Workers (UAW) turned up the pressure on General Motors Co on Sunday, ordering 850 maintenance workers at five GM facilities to walk off the job ahead of a meeting in Detroit on whether to call a wider strike....
16:00 2019-09-15

The Steelers Took Turns Suplexing Andy Dalton Into A Toilet It is time for the NFL to ensure that the Bengals are not allowed on national television again for the foreseeable future. They had their butts karate-kicked off Monday night by Mason Rudolph and the winless Pittsburgh Steelers, in about as dreary and joyless a football contest as you are likely to ...
08:13 2019-10-01

Flight from El Paso, Texas, to Chicago turns back twice EL PASO, Texas (AP) — An American Airlines flight from El Paso, Texas, to Chicago turned back twice, apparently because of the same faulty mechanical-problem warning. Flight 3880 took off from El Paso International Airport two times Monday for Chicago only to return to the airport. The flight had 76...
05:52 2019-06-04

Italian fashion guru Giorgio Armani turns 85 Self-taught fashion designer Giorgio Armani created a fashion empire out of nothing. Now that the Italian is turning 85, questions about who will succeed the fashion king remain unanswered....
14:26 2019-07-11

Here's how Disney World turns its characters into works of chocolate art Early last month, we spoke with chef chocolatier Amanda Lauder of The Ganachery at Walt Disney World Resort in Orlando about taking iconic Disney characters and turning them into works of chocolate art....
22:39 2019-07-03

‘Furball’ turns out to be hundreds of creepy-crawling spiders Trigger alert: Arachnophobes turn away now. A skin-crawling video has surfaced on social media of a man reaching for what looks like a hairball, only to have it splinter into hundreds of spiders. Posted by Texas-based Instagram user datcowboykidd, the vid shows the user reaching into the furry mass,...
04:52 2019-09-19

German bestselling author Bernhard Schlink turns 75 Bernhard Schlink tends to focus on Germany's painful legacies, including the Nazi past and the 1970s leftist RAF terror group. On Saturday, the bestselling author turns 75....
17:52 2019-07-05

Accused Bronx subway pervert turns himself in to cops The perv who exposed his genitals to a bystander on the subway last week has turned himself in, according to cops. A 28-year-old passenger was seated on a northbound 6 train at 125th Street and Lexington Avenue about 10 p.m. Sept. 6 when Matthew Cespedes, 22, of the Bronx was allegedly pleasuring hi...
22:52 2019-09-18

Hardik Pandya Turns 26, Gets Hilarious Birthday Wish From KL Rahul Hardik Pandya, who is recuperating in London after back surgery, celebrated his 26th birthday and was sent a funny wish by close friend and teammate KL Rahul....
13:52 2019-10-11

DNA test turns British day laborer into overnight millionaire He went from serf to lord of the manor overnight. A dirt-poor British day laborer inherited a $63 million countryside mansion — thanks to a DNA test that proved he was the son of a late aristocrat. Jordan Adlard-Rogers was struggling to pay his bills when he realized his rich family roots — and that...
01:26 2019-05-22

Turns Out Abortion Is Still Very Popular With Actual American Voters Most Americans don’t want Roe v. Wade overturned, a new poll from CBS News finds. This is the latest piece of evidence that the abortion bans passed by states like Alabama and Georgia are a lot less popular than Republicans want you to believe....
01:52 2019-05-22

Federer turns on the style on Roland Garros return Roger Federer returned to the French Open and breezed into the second round with a 6-2 6-4 6-4 win against Italian Lorenzo Sonego on Sunday, four years after hitting his last ball on the Parisian clay....
23:26 2019-05-26

Turns Out Socialism Polls Badly When You Tell People It'll Be Horrible Is socialism popular? Let’s turn to a fair, neutral observer to find out: the American Action Network, which is affiliated with the Congressional Leadership Fund, whose job it is to elect House Republicans....
21:13 2019-08-13

10 financial tips to follow as the calendar turns to fall Just three months remain in 2019. To shore up your money situation, consider these timely seasonal tips dealing with taxes, savings and more.       ...
04:13 2019-09-30

EMERGING MARKETS-Latam FX subdued as focus turns to Fed Most Latin American currencies made small moves against the dollar on Tuesday as investors awaited clues on U.S. monetary policy from the U.S. Federal Reserve officials. With financial markets closed in Brazil and Argentina for a local holidays, trading was largely muted ahead of Fed chief Jerom...
17:00 2019-07-09

Do you run with bent arms? Turns out it doesn't make much difference A study found that people don’t use any more energy by running with their arms held straight, even though they found it was a more awkward running style...
04:00 2019-07-10

U.S. forest firefighting icon Smokey Bear turns 75 Smokey Bear, the cartoon mascot for one of the longest-running public service advertising campaigns in America, warning of wildfire dangers, turned 75 on Friday....
06:52 2019-08-10

Apex Legends’ New Event Turns Everyone Into Glass Cannons Apex Legends got a big update today, called “Voidwalker” due to its focus on resident goth character Wraith. It adds updated challenges, limited edition items, changes to the map, and a limited-time mode featuring powerful weapons and minimal armor....
23:26 2019-09-03

John Davidson’s dream now turns into trying Rangers task As John Davidson stepped to the microphone, chants of “J.D.” could be heard in the background from the highlight video tracing his career arc. Owner James Dolan welcomed him back home, where he excelled as a player and broadcaster for nearly three decades. Familiar faces were everywhere, from former...
02:52 2019-05-23

Twilio turns developer education into a game with TwilioQuest 3 TwilioQuest 3 is launching today as game that trains developers how to create cloud communications solutions, beginning with lessons on how to code.Read More...
19:00 2019-08-05

Amateur star Robeisy Ramirez turns pro with Top Rank Two-time Olympic gold medallist Robeisy Ramirez sets his sights on professional glory The post Amateur star Robeisy Ramirez turns pro with Top Rank appeared first on Boxing News....
00:00 2019-05-26

When Trump turns up the heat on trade, Americans will feel it too Until now, the US has tried to avoid hurting consumers when imposing tariffs. From next month, they will be fully exposedThe timing could not be better. On 1 September 1939, German troops crossed the border into Poland, triggering the start of the second world war. Eighty years to the day later, on ...
15:13 2019-08-04

Ralph Lauren turns his fashion show into a nightclub Ralph Lauren created inside a Wall Street building to debut his fall collection at New York Fashion Week. (Sept. 8)        ...
12:00 2019-09-09

Ralph Lauren turns fashion show into a nightclub Ralph Lauren created a nightclub inside a Wall Street building to debut his fall collection at New York Fashion Week. (Sept. 8)        ...
12:00 2019-09-09

Aggravated assault suspect back in custody after he turns himself in TUCSON — Tucson Police Department says a suspect wanted for attempted 2nd degree murder, has turned himself in to police. Authorities were searching for 36-year-old Theri Wood throughout the day. Wood is wanted for multiple aggravated assault charges along with the attempted murder charge. Pol...
08:00 2019-09-09

New Research Turns Tasmanian Aboriginal History On Its Head American farmer and poet Wendell Berry said of the first Europeans in North America that they came with vision, but not with sight. They came with vision of former places but not the sight to see what was before them. ...
20:00 2019-10-04

‘A Very Brady Renovation’ turns sitcom home into groovy pad A Very Brady Renovation | Monday, 9 p.m., HGTV Some houses you never forget. The Sopranos’ New Jersey McMansion. Southfork on “Dallas.” And most recently, Highclere Castle, which we’ve come to know as Downton Abbey. When it comes to comedies, though, the house that stands out is the “Brady Bunch” ho...
03:39 2019-09-07

Steelers’ joy quickly turns into Antonio Brown nightmare Early Saturday morning, ESPN football guru Adam Schefter tweeted five words filled with schadenfreude. “How’s Pittsburgh feeling this morning?” Then, Steelers fans couldn’t be happier, for their once-beloved superstar wide receiver, Antonio Brown, had just demanded the Raide...
03:13 2019-09-08

Friday night shooting on Oracle turns fatal Courtesy Tucson Police Dept. Tucson Police Dept. is investigating a shooting turned fatal late Friday at a Circle K gas station. Authorities say the shooting occurred just after 10:45pm Friday at the Circle K on Grant and Oracle. Detectives are investigating and ask anyone with information to call 8...
20:13 2019-09-07

Macca turns magical Grandude with children's book He may be one of the world's most famous musicians, but Paul McCartney is also just a regular grandfather - and that is the experience he draws on for his new children's book "Hey Grandude!"....
12:00 2019-09-07

Instagram turns ‘Throwback Thursday’ into a Stories feature Instagram stories are incredibly popular with more than 500 million people using the feature every day. So there’s no surprise the company tries to keep the experience fresh with new features. Today, the photo-sharing platform rolled out a new ‘create’ mode that has a bunch of options including a th...
11:39 2019-10-09

Still Aiming to Confound, the Scrappy Brick Turns a Page A new leader is about to take over from the Williamsburg theater’s founders. A festival there now offers a sense of her transgressive, slightly bonkers vision (sour cream included)....
23:00 2019-07-18

Prestonsburg Man Wanted On Child Sex Exploitation Charges Turns Self In PRESTONSBURG, Ky. (LEX 18) –A Prestonsburg man wanted on charges related to sexual exploitation of a minor has turned himself in. Authorities say 26-year-old Bobby Blackburn was wanted for using an electronic communications system to procure a child for sexual activity. Authorities say that Bl...
21:00 2019-05-31

‘Easy Rider’ turns 50: Secrets of the counterculture classic “A man went looking for America and couldn’t find it anywhere.” That was the tagline to “Easy Rider,” the beloved buddy pic that starred Peter Fonda and Dennis Hopper as a Harley-riding hippie duo who meet a boozy lawyer, played by Jack Nicholson, in prison. It’s been 50 years since the movie ...
07:39 2019-07-16

Turns Out Typing on a Keyboard Isn't That Much Faster Than Texting These Days Think you need an actual keyboard to type fast? Think again. Researchers have found that people can now type almost as fast on a smartphone as they can on a traditional keyboard, The Guardian reports.Read more......
20:26 2019-10-02

Overwatch Modder Turns Heroes Into Racing Airplanes It’s easy to get caught up in rosy nostalgia when talking about long-lost series from years past, but there’s something to be said for the classics. Remember slamming down snaking neon streets in F-Zero? And who among us (of a highly specific age range) didn’t spend hours of their childhood staring ...
07:13 2019-05-23

AOC turns to DayQuil, VapoRub for Queens Pride Parade WASHINGTON – Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez ​hopped over the counter to get to the Queens Pride Parade​ Sunday — turning to cold medicines to get her out of bed after initially calling in sick. “Couldn’t let this suit go to waste. Thanks to some extra rest, medicine + vaporu we were able ...
01:26 2019-06-03

‘Balkan Spring’ Turns to Summer, and Hopes for Change Dim From Serbia to Montenegro and Albania, thousands have taken to the streets for months to protest corrupt, autocratic leaders. Yet nothing has budged....
11:26 2019-06-01

'Tetris' turns 35 this week. It's still the best puzzle game of all time. At Engadget, we spend every day looking at how technology will shape the future. But it's also important to look back at how far we've come. That's what This Week in Tech History does. Join us every weekend for a recap of historical tech news, annive......
20:13 2019-06-02

The Who’s game-changing rock opera ‘Tommy’ turns 50 Fifty years ago today, “that deaf, dumb and blind kid” who scored immortality in “Pinball Wizard” was born when “Tommy” — The Who’s game-changing rock opera — was released on May 23, 1969. And the story of the boy who played “a mean pinball” still resonates a half-century later. In fact, The Who’s f...
11:00 2019-05-23

Everything Disney touches turns to gold (except 'Dark Phoenix') Disney continues its 2019 hot streak through the third quarter of the year, according to Tuesday's earnings report. The multimedia juggernaut recently closed out its mammoth 21st Century Fox buy, opened the Star Wars Galaxy's Edge at its Southern Cal......
12:26 2019-08-07

Turns out famed skeletons of ‘Lovers of Modena’ were both dudes Scientists have revealed that a pair of hand-holding skeletons, whose gesture of love has been preserved in mud for 1,500 years, were both male. A new DNA test helped researchers determine the sex of the remains, dubbed the “Lovers of Modena.” This particular sex determination technique,...
18:52 2019-09-12

Google turns Image Search into yet another way to sell you stuff Google Images has received a total overhaul, and it puts shopping front and center. The redesigned site doesn't look too different at first, but clicking a picture of a product now presents you with information about it, a price, and a link where you can buy it.Google began testing a similar fe...
11:39 2019-08-07

Coda turns desktop documents into apps for your phone There’s a neat little app recently been released that could improve your productivity and turn a document into an app -- but only if you have an iPhone or iPad....
05:13 2019-06-01

This website turns Bitcoin blockchain activity into ASMR Holding cryptocurrency can be exhilarating, yet absolutely depressing. Luckily, a website automatically transmogrifies Bitcoin activity into soft, soothing sounds to help you relax through its ups-and-downs. Yes, you could even call it “Bitcoin ASMR.” BitListen is a “real-time Bitcoin transaction vi...
16:26 2019-05-28

Woman’s blood turns blue after reaction to medication It was a medical phenomenon that could have been the subject of a sci-fi flick — only it was real. A 25-year-old woman from Providence, Rhode Island, arrived at the hospital experiencing weakness, fatigue, shortness of breath and skin discoloration. In a strange twist, the doctors who examined...
00:52 2019-09-20

Chinese artist Ai Weiwei turns to opera with 'Turandot' Chinese artist Ai Weiwei, known for his politically charged contemporary works, will try his hand at opera by directing "Turandot", which is set in his homeland....
17:39 2019-06-21

GOP becoming endangered species in California, as key stronghold turns blue For decades, wealthy and suburban Orange County has been a conservative GOP stronghold in a state that has become increasingly liberal. But since the 2018 midterm elections, the so-called “Orange Curtain” has come down....
12:13 2019-08-19

Gamescom: Cloud gaming turns industry inside out Cloud gaming is one trend in the spotlight of this year's Gamescom, the world's top games trade show. Google's new platform, Stadia, could completely change the industry. Here's what cloud gaming is all about....
17:00 2019-08-21

Face transplant recipient turns to music to heal Carmen Tarleton received a face transplant to replace the one her husband burned beyond recognition in 2007.        ...
21:52 2019-09-24

#DontMuteDC goes national again as the BET Awards turns into a tribute to Washington Host Regina Hall, a D.C. native, filled the show with references to her hometown, including legendary go-go performers and a lesson about gentrification....
20:00 2019-06-27

Ram tough: FCA turns up the heat on GM and Ford in U.S. truck sales war At Planet Ford, which boasts it is the No. 1 Ford volume dealer in the Houston area, customers shopping for a 2019 F-150 pickup truck can get discounts from Ford Motor Co of more than $8,000 - and that is just the start....
00:26 2019-06-28

Tommy the tortoise, world’s oldest living pet, turns 121 It’s time to shell-ebrate! A tortoise named Tommy has become the world’s oldest living pet after celebrating her 121st birthday this week — and boy, has she seen a thing or two. The endangered Hermann’s tortoise has been in the same British family since she was purchased for £1 in ...
10:13 2019-08-20

Eric Carle, creator of 'The Very Hungry Caterpillar,' turns 90 One of the world's best loved children's books tells of a ravenous caterpillar that eats his way through cheese, chocolate cake and more! A German museum honors the now 90-year-old Carle's colorful original collage work....
04:39 2019-06-28

The mantra Mets must embrace as schedule turns ugly Since Mickey’s Miscue, the Mets have won two straight games. Thanks to late-inning heroics from Todd Frazier and Jeff McNeil and a flurry of moves by Mickey Callaway that worked, the Mets knocked off the inept Giants 7-3 in Thursday’s matinee at Citi Field. Life gets tougher with the red-hot Rockies...
07:13 2019-06-07

Stalled L train turns evening commute into a nightmare Rush hour L train service ground to a halt Thursday evening after a train stalled in the Canarsie Tunnel that runs underneath the East River between Manhattan and Brooklyn, the MTA said. The train stopped just before 5 p.m. and passengers had to be escorted out of the tunnel via a “rescue trai...
06:00 2019-06-28

SoftBank turns against WeWork's parent CEO Neumann: sources Japan's SoftBank Group Corp , the biggest investor in WeWork owner The We Company, is exploring ways to replace Adam Neumann as chief executive of the U.S. office-sharing start-up, four people familiar with the matter said on Sunday....
02:13 2019-09-23

Pedestrian collision in central Tucson turns fatal TUCSON – The pedestrian struck by a vehicle in midtown May 7 died from his injuries, according to Tucson Police Department. At around 8 p.m. May 7, 60-year-old Gordon Mackey was transported with life-threatening injuries after he was hit by a Mazda pickup truck near the intersection of North F...
16:52 2019-05-21

It’s the big fights I need – Josh Warrington turns attention to America Josh Warrington speaks after a controversial split decision win over Kid Galahad in Leeds The post It’s the big fights I need – Josh Warrington turns attention to America appeared first on Boxing News....
15:13 2019-06-17

After Woodford fund suspension, focus turns to its stewards The suspension of Neil Woodford's flagship fund has put the focus on a little known firm tasked with ensuring his investors were being looked after properly....
19:52 2019-06-17

Japan court turns down Sendai reactor lawsuit A Japanese court has denied a request from local residents to cancel regulatory approval of the No. 1 and No. 2 reactors at Kyushu Electric Power Co....
00:00 2019-06-18

Singh campaigns in B.C. as Trudeau turns focus to Toronto Liberal Leader Justin Trudeau is focusing his attention today on the seat-rich region in and around Canada's biggest city as the country prepares to mix politics with holiday meals....
17:13 2019-10-13

Papercraft-inspired math turns any sheet into any shape You might not need exotic manufacturing techniques to produce custom-shaped objects. If Harvard scientists have their way, you could start with little more than a sheet and some math. They've created a math framework that borrows from the Japanese......
15:26 2019-08-25

Sensing vulnerability, China turns up the heat on Trump With its announcement on Friday of new 5-10% tariffs on $75 billion in U.S. goods, China is escalating pressure on President Trump. Xi Jinping senses that Trump is increasingly desperate for a trade deal. He believes he can cajole Trump into making a more China-friendly trade deal....
01:39 2019-08-24

High Fidelity’s new mobile app turns your selfies into VR avatars This new mobile app from High Fidelity lets you take a quick selfie with your smartphone’s camera and turn it into a full-body VR avatar within minutes.Read More...
11:00 2019-09-23

Dua Lipa Turns 24 and Gets a Birthday Kiss From Anwar Hadid Happy birthday, Dua Lipa! The singer turned 24 years old on Thursday and celebrated her big day with Anwar Hadid. The festivities started in the morning with the 20-year-old......
20:52 2019-08-23

'Abbey Road': Iconic Beatles album turns 50 The Beatles cross an intersection single file. In the background, a white Volkswagen Beetle. The photo made music history – as did the "Abbey Road" album for which it was taken, the last recorded by The Beatles....
12:00 2019-09-26

Turns out every children's TV show character is a goddamn giant Fools that we are, it’s long been assumed that cartoon characters meant to look like children are at least roughly child-sized. In order to hold onto a sense of reality, our brains automatically parse the Rugrats babies as being as small as real babies; Dora The Explorer as the height of a little gi...
19:39 2019-06-19

Scorched Portugal Turns to the Goat as a Low-Cost Firefighter Portugal is using goats to clear the underbrush that fuels wildfires in hard to reach places and abandoned lands. If only it can find shepherds to tend them....
09:26 2019-08-17

Man who allegedly changed adopted daughter's age then abandoned her turns himself in An Indiana couple has been charged with neglect after allegedly changing their daughter's age from 11 to 22, moving to Canada and leaving her behind.        ...
20:52 2019-09-19

Why The Fate Of Samsung's Billionaire Heir Turns On Horses Jay Y Lee took a more active and urgent interest in the matter after a second meeting where Park told him again to "buy a good horse," said the court....
14:13 2019-09-03

NC redistricting fight turns to state courts after ruling RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Opponents of North Carolina’s district maps are putting their hopes in state courts after the U.S. Supreme Court ruled that federal courts aren’t the place to settle partisan gerrymandering disputes. An election reform group, the state Democratic Party and voters wil...
18:52 2019-06-29

'She turns everything to gold!' - Fans rave about prolific White "England\u0027s Ellen White can do no wrong. Fans were again left raving about the England star after she scored yet again in the Women\u0027s World Cup against the USA."...
22:00 2019-07-02

Bizarre pentaquark turns out to be a new kind of subatomic 'molecule' The pentaquark, an elusive particle first spotted by the Large Hadron Collider in 2015, is made of two smaller particles stuck together in a sort of miniature molecule...
18:26 2019-06-06

Elaborate Sims 4 Mod Turns San Francisco Into (More Of) A Cyberpunk Dystopia Simmers love to take the worlds that Electronic Arts has given them and remake them in their own image, sometimes rebuilding all the lots in a given world and replacing all the Sims in it. One went as far as to turn the game’s version of San Francisco into a cyberpunk dystopia, with a storyline to m...
01:13 2019-06-29

Hazard out of Madrid opener, Zidane turns to Bale "Real Madrid\u0027s preparations for the new season hit an untimely snag as marquee signing Eden Hazard was ruled out of Saturday\u0027s La Liga season opener against Celta Vigo after sustaining a muscle injury in Friday\u0027s training session."...
20:39 2019-08-16

Virginia mom delivers baby at home after hospital turns her away A Virginia couple had to give birth to their first child in the bathtub at home — because, they say, they were sent home after trying to get admitted to a hospital. LeeAnn Bienaime, 27, went to Naval Medical Center Portsmouth because of “intense” contractions that perfectly matched...
17:39 2019-09-19

Turns Out, The Walking Dead Comic's Most Shocking Death Is Its Own Just last month, we were calling The Walking Dead #192 “the end of an era,” thanks to a stunning issue (spoilers at that link). But if you thought creator Robert Kirkman and artist Charlie Adlard couldn’t top that twist, here’s another shocker: The Walking Dead comic is ending tomorrow with issue #1...
04:26 2019-07-03

Indrani Mukerjea Turns Approver In INX Media Case Jailed-media baron Indrani Mukerjea on Thursday turned approver in the INX Media corruption case in which former Union minister P Chidambaram and his son Karti are accused....
01:39 2019-07-12

The Pattern That Anticipated 4 1/2 Years of the Trend and the Turns in Gold Gold hit a big low in Dec. 2015: In the 4-plus years since, we’ve kept subscribers on the right side of all the sharp trends and turns that followed. Now see the pattern for yourself....
03:01 2019-07-02

Chopper rescue turns scary as stretcher spins A routine helicopter rescue turned frightening when the basket carrying an injured woman began spinning wildly in the air. The 74-year-old woman was lowered to the ground and taken to a Phoenix trauma center for evaluation. (June 4)        ...
10:52 2019-06-05

Beshear, Bevin take turns calling each other out at joint event FRANKFORT, Ky. (LEX 18) – Attorney General Andy Beshear used a joint appearance with Governor Matt Bevin to demand that Bevin stop his labor cabinet from issuing subpoenas to educators for sick-outs. Multiple boards of education received subpoenas from the labor cabinet asking for names of tea...
23:39 2019-06-28

Turns Out There Could Be a Huge Catch-22 for Teachers Who Want to Carry Guns Now that former Parkland, FL, cop and Marjory Stoneman Douglas resource office Scot Peterson has been arrested for failing to confront gunman Nicolas Cruz during the 2018 mass shooting, a new wrinkle has arisen in the ongoing effort to arm school employees: What happens if a teacher packing heat doe...
07:39 2019-06-06

Tom Brady turns 42: Honoring Patriots QB's most amazing achievements In honor of Tom Brady's birthday, USA TODAY Sports ran down the lengthy list of the Patriots QB's accomplishments and highlighted some of the best.       ...
15:52 2019-08-03

Privacy fears swirl around app that turns people into 'movie stars' Zao, a Chinese app that uses ‘deepfake’ technology to let users superimpose themselves onto the faces of movie and TV stars has sparked a privacy backlash amid concerns about identity theft....
23:13 2019-09-04

Beekeeper turns honey-stealing bears into taste testers These bears just wanted a little smackerel from the honey pot. And beekeeper Ibrahim Sedef is using their honey-loving palates to his advantage. Sedef, an agricultural engineer in Turkey, is constantly trying to protect his hives from the many sweet-toothed bears in his neighborhood, on the country&...
04:13 2019-08-30

The Mini Cooper goes electric as it turns 60 and tries to stem falling sales The Mini Cooper has had a bad year with global sales dropping 4.2% in 2018 from the prior year. In the U.S. where the small car is a niche product, the deficits are even larger with a 7.3% year-over-year drop in sales....
20:52 2019-08-04

350 detained after yellow vest protest in Brussels turns violent A yellow vest protest march was taken over by black-hooded demonstrators and turned violent in Brussels, forcing authorities to detain a few hundred people....
20:52 2019-05-26

Yellow vest protest in Brussels turns violent; 350 detained BRUSSELS (AP) — A yellow vest protest march was taken over by black-hooded demonstrators and turned violent in Brussels, forcing authorities to detain a few hundred people. The yellow vest demonstration was intended to be against social injustice on the day of European Parliament elections. But it d...
23:00 2019-05-26

Police captain turns tables on robocall ‘cop’ in hilarious video This robocaller dialed the wrong dame. A phone scammer pretending to be a cop tried to scare a North Carolina police captain into giving up her personal details. The highly amused Capt. Ann Stephens recorded herself taking the call, in which she’s accused of drug trafficking and money launderi...
00:00 2019-08-29

Goofy Spider-Man Glitch Turns Everyone Into Walking Piles Of Denim In the Marvel comic books and films, Spider-Man is a superhero who was bitten by a radioactive spider that granted him the proportionate strength, speed, and agility of an arachnid. In Spider-Man, the PlayStation 4 video game, you play this man in a world gone mad, where everyone was bitten by a pai...
22:00 2019-08-29

Power crisis turns night into day for Zimbabwe's firms and families Around 9 p.m., a siren pierces the pitch-black night at the Willowvale industrial park in Zimbabwe, signalling that power has been restored after a day-long outage....
16:39 2019-08-01

Serena Williams’ jacket turns heads: ‘goddess,’ ‘champion’ PARIS — “Champion,” ”queen,” ”goddess” and “mother.” Those were the words, in French, printed on a black-and-white warmup jacket that Serena Williams wore before her opening match at Roland Garros on Monday. “Those are things that mean a lot to m...
05:26 2019-05-28

Message in a bottle turns up on Long Island beach after 47 years A woman taking a walk on a New York state beach found a message in a bottle that had been launched by high school students in Long Island 47 years earlier....
20:39 2019-08-01

Army dad turns up at daughter's high school graduation 10 years after he last saw her A Florida schoolgirl was surprised at her high school graduation ceremony when the father she hadn't seen in a decade, an Army staff sergeant, appeared on stage in uniform after returning from South Korea....
00:26 2019-05-22

‘I feel let down’: Mo Farah turns on media over questions on Alberto Salazar • ‘I’m kind of getting sick of it … there is no allegation against me’• Angry Farah claims British media has racist agendaAs the most tetchy and incendiary press conference of Sir Mo Farah’s career drew to a close, he started to shake his head at his accusers. “Nothing’s new,” he told them. “It’s be...
03:13 2019-10-12

Iranian oil tanker pursued by U.S. turns off tracker near coast of Syria The disappearance of the Adrian Darya 1, formerly known as the Grace 1, follows a pattern of Iranian oil tankers turning off their Automatic Identification System to try and mask where they deliver their cargo amid U.S. sanctions targeting Iran's energy industry....
02:52 2019-09-04

Fuell Fluid ebike: ‘Turns heads in any bike lane’ This swift new ebike from Harley-Davidson man Erik Buell has sleek lines and extended rangeFuell Fluid ebikePrice £2,313, introductory offer on indiegogo.comRange 125 milesRecharge 5 hours or 80% in 2.5 hoursSpeed up to 28mphFrame aluminiumBrakes hydraulic discSo many ebikes start out as basic frame...
08:39 2019-08-25

Mohamed Salah turns on the style as lethal Liverpool see off Arsenal In the context of Arsenal’s lamentable record in this stadium this was actually an improved performance, whatever the scoreline might suggest. They were worn down in the end by a Liverpool side that started ponderously but eventually found their rhythm and confidence, with Mohamed Salah enjoying one...
05:52 2019-08-25

How Microsoft turns an obsession with detail into micron-optimized keyboards Nestled among the many indistinguishable buildings of Microsoft’s Redmond campus, a multi-disciplinary team sharing an attention to detail that borders on fanatical is designing a keyboard… again and again and again. And one more time for good measure. Their dogged and ever-evolving ded...
18:26 2019-07-31

Video: Woman With Michael Jackson Phobia Turns To Hypnotherapy For Help Poppy Johnson was just five when she first saw the music video of Michael Jackson's Thriller. Since then, the 23-year-old has suffered from an irrational fear of the famous singer-songwriter....
16:13 2019-05-21

Congress’s August recess turns into a political cudgel in gun debate Democrats want Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell to bring the Senate back to vote on House-passed background check legislation, a request he has rejected....
19:00 2019-08-10

Crime: Video Gaming Turns Murderous, Even if You Play by the Rules Marilyn Stasio’s Crime column enters a dangerous online world, then jumps to a very real drug gang, a hit man in a hospital and a dog with a death sentence....
17:52 2019-05-21

Planned Parenthood turns down U.S. subsidies in fight over abortion referrals Planned Parenthood said on Monday it would no longer accept grants from a federal program subsidizing reproductive healthcare for low-income women after the Trump administration banned participants in the program from referring women to abortion providers....
04:52 2019-08-20

Bethpage Black turns into beast in windy final round at PGA "Bethpage Black turned into a beast on Sunday as a strong and gusty southerly wind whipped across the Long Island course, presenting Brooks Koepka with perhaps the biggest obstacle he needs to overcome in pursuit of victory at the PGA Championship."...
19:26 2019-05-21

Downed power line turns Ohio intersection into an inferno None of us spare much thought for the power lines looming over our heads as we cruise down the streets of Anytown, USA, but drivers in Sandusky, Ohio, were reminded this week of how much power if flowing through those unassuming black cables. A storm severely damaged some power lines and brought tra...
02:52 2019-08-10

Tech news roundup: GDPR turns 1, and who makes the best apps? Karen Roby reports on this week's biggest tech news, which includes Huawei's Android license and GDPR’s one-year anniversary, as well as what Microsoft says about a potential version of the law in the US....
22:00 2019-05-22

“Troll Factory” turns disinformation campaigns into teaching game Enlarge / You, too, can become a Director of Disorder. (credit: Yle) Half of the battle against disinformation campaigns is educating people about how they work. And that's why the Finnish public broadcasting company Yle—Finland's equivalent of the BBC—has created a game called Troll Factory. The ...
17:00 2019-10-11

In photos: Woodstock turns 50: A look back at the legendary music festival Ringo Starr, Arlo Guthrie and the Edgar Winter Brand performed August 16 to 19, 2019, at a concert at Bethel Woods Center for the Arts, in upstate New York, celebrating the 50th anniversary of the Woodstock music festival....
20:26 2019-08-19

Wednesday’s multi-vehicle crash near Silverlake, I-10 turns fatal TUCSON – Wednesday’s crash near Silverlake Road and Interstate 10 has turned fatal, Tucson Police Department announced Thursday afternoon. According to officials, Tucson Police Department responded to a collision that involved multiple vehicles Wednesday afternoon. Police said two people...
00:13 2019-08-09

Off-duty firefighter accused of hitting cyclist with muscle car turns himself in Brauley De La Rosa, of Yonkers, turned himself in to the 10th Precinct and was charged with reckless endangerment and aggravated unlicensed operator, both misdemeanors, after being told he was wanted for questioning....
00:26 2019-06-11

Turns Out Part Of The New Destiny Trailer Leaked Two-And-A-Half Years Ago The makers of Destiny have a long and storied tradition of reusing content from the cutting room floor, and the upcoming Shadowkeep expansion is no exception, with fans discovering that this week’s new trailer features a cut-scene that was leaked on the internet before Destiny 2 even came out....
20:13 2019-08-20

California Turns Off Power Supply To Millions To Prevent Wildfires Rolling blackouts set to affect millions of Californians began Wednesday as a utility company started switching off power to an unprecedented number of households in the face of hot, windy weather......
23:26 2019-10-09

New Overwatch Custom Mode Turns Sigma Into A Dodgeball Player If you think about it, Overwatch’s new hero, Sigma, is kinda like a schoolkid—by which I mean he’s slow, and he likes to throw rocks. This, obviously, makes him an ideal competitor for a large-scale game of dodgeball....
02:13 2019-08-17

Turns Out A Road Made Of Solar Panels Was, In Fact, A Bad Idea There will be some hiccups on our path to a more environmentally-friendly future. Some hiccups, like exploding electric cars, will be bigger than others. So, I’m willing to excuse France for the very, very predictable failure of their solar panel road....
20:52 2019-08-22

‘Midnight Cowboy’ turns 50: Inside the making of a film classic Decades from now, when people wonder what New York City was like in the late ’60s, all they’ll have to do is watch “Midnight Cowboy.” Released 50 years ago, on May 25, 1969, it shows the city in its gritty glory — particularly 42nd Street, the stomping ground of the film’s desperate hustler, Joe Buc...
09:26 2019-05-24

A Wearable Robotic Tail Turns Anyone Into a Furry With Improved Balance There are lots of companies who make wearable tails for humans, but they’re usually for cosplay or other entertainment pursuits. Researchers at Keio University in Japan have created a wearable animated tail that promises to genuinely augment the wearer’s capabilities—not just appearance—by improving...
04:13 2019-08-06

Yankees’ Clint Frazier turns into defensive highlight reel The defense miscues that have kept Clint Frazier far away from the Yankees were nowhere to be found Tuesday night. Playing left field for Triple-A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre, the emotive 24-year-old made a diving catch in the fifth inning and then threw out AJ Reed of the Charlotte Knights in the followi...
10:00 2019-08-07

Toyota turns to AI startup to accelerate goal of robots for the home Toyota Motor Corp has designs on making robot helpers for your home, and has enlisted a Japanese startup that specializes in artificial intelligence to jump-start its plan....
11:13 2019-08-07

Happy birthday: Oldest woman in United States turns 115 CHARLOTTE, N.C. (WCNC) — If anyone knows the secret to longevity, it would be 115-year-old Hester Ford. The Charlotte native quietly celebrated her birthday this past weekend with her family by her side. On her actual birthday, August 15th, Ford celebrated with the Charlotte community. The moment yo...
23:00 2019-08-16

‘Huge drugs bust’ at Gatwick turns out to be vegan cake mix Officers left with egg substitute on their faces after discovery of 25 bags of white powderA “huge drugs bust” at Gatwick airport has turned out to be part of a cake.A member of staff from Purezza vegan pizzeria was transporting the ingredients in a suitcase when they were stopped by police. Continu...
06:13 2019-08-31

Serious injury motorcycle collision on east side turns fatal TUCSON – A serious-injury collision involving a motorcyclist on the east side has turned fatal, according to Tucson Police Department. The intersection of Golf Links and Kolb roads was closed for a few hours Tuesday, as Tucson Police investigated a serious-injury collision involving a motorcyc...
20:39 2019-08-21

Venezuela turns to Russia, Cuba, China in health crisis Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro's government is increasingly turning to allies Cuba, China and Russia to offset a health crisis caused by U.S. sanctions, a minister said on Wednesday....
18:52 2019-05-22

EMERGING MARKETS-Latam currencies firm as focus turns to Fed Latin American currencies rose on Wednesday, with the dollar on the defensive as investors looked forward to hints from the U.S. Federal Reserve chief about possible interest rate cuts. The Brazilian real rose 0.6%, leading gains among regional peers, after the central bank sold $200 million in ...
17:00 2019-08-21

Serena turns ankle in US Open win; Djokovic quits his match Serena Williams awkwardly turned her right ankle in the second set of her fourth-round match at the US Open but still won        ...
11:13 2019-09-02

Watch: Tennessee woman rescues 'kitten' that turns out to be a bobcat A Tennessee woman who rescued a kitten she spotted running across a road brought the feline into her car and took it home before discovering the creature actually was a baby bobcat....
03:39 2019-09-26

Greece U-turns over draft law redefining rape after fierce criticism Government caves in after protests from rights groups and senior judicial officialsGreece’s government has rushed to revise legislation that redefines rape after unprecedented criticism from activists, human rights groups and senior judicial officials.The law, part of a new penal code submitted to p...
16:00 2019-06-07

RPT-FOCUS-Ram tough: FCA turns up the heat on GM and Ford in U.S. truck sales war At Planet Ford, which boasts it is the No. 1 Ford volume dealer in the Houston area, customers shopping for a 2019 F-150 pickup truck can get discounts from Ford Motor Co of more than $8,000 - and that is just the start....
14:00 2019-06-28

Kashmir’s apple harvest turns sour with fear and anger  A tense standoff between the Indian government and anti-India militants has ensnared apple farmers, whose crops represent a $2 billion business crucial to Kashmir’s economy and supply more than 60 percent of India’s apples....
19:00 2019-09-22

Mini-Maduro targeted as US turns screws on Venezuela leader's son The US has imposed sanctions on Nicolasito, 29, who claims to be an economist and a flautist and has faced claims of nepotismThe Trump administration has slapped sanctions on the son of Nicolás Maduro, in the latest attempt to tighten the screws on Venezuela’s embattled leader.The move by the US tre...
22:52 2019-06-28

Glenn Close discovers Snapchat, turns into Woody Harrelson The good news: Glenn Close has discovered Snapchat. It’s always fun to find a new app, and, even if Snapchat has lost a lot of its luster on account of its best features being stolen by Instagram, there’s still plenty of fun to be had on there. Snapchat’s goofy filters can turn you into a dog or ma...
19:52 2019-06-06

As Walmart turns to robots, it’s the human workers who feel like machines Workers at the some of the retail giant's stores said they had long expected the robots would take their jobs one day. But they hadn’t expected this middle period, during which they have to work side by side with machines that can be brittle, clumsy and easily confused by the messy realities of big-...
17:00 2019-06-06

Navy turns to outside experts to fix Ford carrier's elevator problems The U.S. Navy is relying on an independent team of experts for a "full court press" to overcome problems with the advanced weapons elevators aboard the newly constructed aircraft carrier, USS Gerald R. Ford....
20:00 2019-07-02

Turns out smartphones aren't making millennials grow horns after all Demonizing smartphones and millennials is a favorite past time among certain segments of the population, and earlier this year there was an excellent opportunity for both when a science journal published a dubious article claiming that using smartpho......
14:00 2019-09-19

Facebook’s new Portal TV turns your television into a video chat monitor The average Facebook user out there likely wasn’t secretly hoping the world’s biggest social networking company (and frequent privacy flouter) would release a new video chat device that could be installed in the home. Nevertheless, Facebook has stepped up to do so anyway — in actua...
03:26 2019-09-19

Volcano eruption on Italian island of Stromboli turns deadly A volcano on the Italian island of Stromboli erupted on July 3, 2019 releasing hot trapped magma in a powerful explosion, killing one person and enveloping the popular tourist destination in ash, witnesses and local officials said.        ...
10:39 2019-07-04

Yogi Adityanath Turns 47, PM Wishes The "Dynamic Chief Minister" Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Home Minister Amit Shah and several other senior BJP leaders wished Uttar Pradesh Chief Minster Yogi Adityanath on his birthday this morning who turns 47 today....
09:52 2019-06-05

After backlash, Trump U-turns on UK health service in trade talks U.S. President Donald Trump backtracked on comments that Britain's public health service should be on the table in future post-Brexit trade talks between the two countries, after Prime Minister Theresa May said some areas might be off-limits....
00:26 2019-06-05

Nine arrested as German girl's birthday party turns riotous As many as 400 people turned out for the 16-year-old's private celebration near the southwestern city of Mannheim. Police took several hours to restore order after the drunken crowd turned violent....
15:52 2019-06-15

Facebook's $149 Portal TV turns your television into a giant smart display Last year, Facebook made its first foray into hardware with the Portal and Portal+ smart displays, which featured an AI-powered camera that could track your movements. Facebook's sketchy reputation on privacy dampened their reception, however, as did......
17:00 2019-09-18

UK PM candidate Boris Johnson turns down chance to meet Trump: ITV U.S. President Donald Trump had a 20 minute phone call with Boris Johnson on Tuesday but the favorite to replace Theresa May as British prime minister declined a face-to-face meeting due to a prior commitment, ITV's political editor said....
15:52 2019-06-04

This Cool Short Film Turns Stranger Things Into Anime Hawkins is about to get real animated. This new short film takes highlights from Stranger Things’ first two seasons and flips them, well, Upside Down. Read more......
09:39 2019-07-09

FOCUS-Ram tough: FCA turns up the heat on GM and Ford in U.S. truck sales war At Planet Ford, which boasts it is the No. 1 Ford volume dealer in the Houston area, customers shopping for a 2019 F-150 pickup truck can get discounts from Ford Motor Co of more than $8,000 - and that is just the start....
03:01 2019-06-28

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

Trump's China trade rhetoric turns harsh at U.N., says won't take 'bad deal' U.S. President Donald Trump delivered a stinging rebuke to China's trade practices on Tuesday at the United Nations General Assembly, saying he would not accept a "bad deal" in U.S.-China trade negotiations....
02:13 2019-09-25

‘Baby’ found dead near park turns out to be realistic doll NEW YORK (AP) — Police say what appeared to be a dead infant found outside a park in New York City turned out to be a realistic-looking doll. A runner spotted what she thought was a baby shortly before 8 a.m. Tuesday in a grassy area outside Crocheron Park in the Bayside neighborhood of Queens and c...
18:26 2019-06-18

Genius inventor turns her Tesla Model 3 into a pickup truck People have been clamoring for Tesla to make a pickup truck for years. Though Elon Musk has repeatedly promised it’s on the way, there’s yet to be any indication of what it’ll actually look like, let alone a firm release date. Simone Giertz, an inventor known for her wacky robots like the most effec...
00:00 2019-06-19

U.S. Special Forces Battle Against ISIS Turns to Containment, and Worry “They’re always going to hold those mountains,” a Green Beret said of Islamic State militants in eastern Afghanistan. The fear is that the group will keep growing....
08:52 2019-06-14

Cuba Gooding Jr. Denies Groping Allegation But Turns Himself In to NYPD UPDATE: Cuba Gooding Jr. has been formally charged with one count each of forcibly touching and sexual abuse in the third degree, according to the Manhattan District Attorney. After the star......
02:00 2019-06-14

Hori’s Grip Controller Turns The Switch Into An Absolute Unit The Nintendo Switch in handheld mode is essentially a game controller cut in half with a display wedged in the middle. Hori’s Daemon X Machina Grip controller, launching in September in Japan, is a more literal interpretation of the concept....
22:26 2019-06-13

‘Straight, country boy’ turns pickup rainbow for pride month HULBERT, Okla. (AP) — Self-described “straight, country boy” Cody Barlow believes duct tape really can fix anything, including bigots. The 28-year-old college student from Hulbert, Oklahoma, recently decorated the tailgate of his pickup truck like a pride flag with a bold message: “...
09:26 2019-06-12

Malaysia: Dutch-led MH17 probe turns Russia into scapegoat Malaysian PM Mahathir has said the MH-17 investigative panel has offered no proof that Russians were involved in the disaster. His comments are at odds with the Malaysian representative on the team....
18:26 2019-06-20

UPDATE 3-SoftBank turns against WeWork's parent CEO Neumann-sources Japan's SoftBank Group Corp, the biggest investor in WeWork owner The We Company, is exploring ways to replace Adam Neumann as chief executive of the U.S. office-sharing start-up, four people familiar with the matter said on Sunday....
03:26 2019-09-23

‘Straight’ Oklahoma man turns pickup rainbow for pride month HULBERT, Okla. (AP) — Self-described “straight, country boy” Cody Barlow believes duct tape really can fix anything, including bigots. The 28-year-old college student from Hulbert, Oklahoma, recently decorated the tailgate of his pickup truck like a pride flag with a bold message: “...
23:26 2019-06-11

Sweet Canadian Grand Prix turns sour for Hamilton What should have been a sweet victory at the Canadian Grand Prix for Lewis Hamilton and Mercedes on Sunday, instead left a bitter taste when the crowd turned on the Briton after a controversial penalty gifted him a milestone win....
04:39 2019-06-10

'Batman' turns 30: How a superfan got Hollywood to redefine the Dark Knight Three decades after director Tim Burton's 1989 "Batman" film became a box office blockbuster and pop culture phenomenon, the decision to bring the Dark Knight to the big screen seems like it should have been a no-brainer. But in the years leading up to the film's release, it was as hard to breach th...
20:52 2019-06-23

US Census Bureau turns to aerial technology to help with 2020 count Getting responses from people who live in remote places has always been a challenge for the Census Bureau.        ...
03:39 2019-06-24

Dugout tantrum turns painful for Yankees’ Brett Gardner New York Yankees outfielder Brett Gardner is known for his hard-nosed play on the field, but on Saturday, he took a shot off the field, too. During the Yankees’ 8-4 loss to the Cleveland Indians, a frustrated Gardner did his best Paul O’Neill impersonation. He threw his helmet into the d...
03:52 2019-06-09

Gianfranco Zola turns down new role at Chelsea and targets job as manager • Chelsea legend to leave this weekend when contract expires• Zola rejects ambassadorial position and wants ‘to take next step’Gianfranco Zola will leave Chelsea this weekend upon the expiry of his contract, having turned down the offer of an ambassadorial role at the club and resolved to find work ...
20:26 2019-06-27

Woman Relieved After Suspected Brain Tumor Turns Out to Be Tapeworm Egg You wouldn’t expect that finding a tapeworm egg in your brain would be seen as good news, but such was the case for New York resident Rachel Palma this past fall. That’s because the larva found inside was the true cause of Palma’s worsening symptoms of insomnia and hallucinations, rather than a brai...
06:13 2019-06-08

Instagram Turns Obscure U.S. Sights Into Social-Media Destinations Across the U.S., smartphone-wielding masses are converging on picturesque attractions that many learned of on social media. Before Instagram, “no one really talked about Horseshoe Bend.”...
17:26 2019-07-09

After Tyler Skaggs’ Death, M.L.B. Turns a Cautious Eye to Its Drug Policy Baseball and the players’ union said the pitcher’s overdose death had caused them to re-examine the policy, which does not require testing for “drugs of abuse,” but any proposed changes could raise privacy concerns....
04:52 2019-09-07

Roland's New iOS App Turns a Bunch of iPhones Into a Multi-Camera TV Studio One thing that sets your home movies apart from what you see on TV and in the movies is that professionals film a scene from multiple angles to add drama and complexity to the final edit. It’s an extra step that can add a lot of impact, and with Roland’s new 4XCamera Maker app you can take advantage...
20:00 2019-09-11

American dream turns partisan: 88% GOP ‘achievable,’ 38% Democrats ‘unattainable’ When President Trump at his North Carolina rally Wednesday night said that the GOP is “the party of the American dream,” he highlighted how the national ethos has turned partisan....
22:39 2019-07-18

Cars submerged as flooded Brooklyn street turns into a lake A Brooklyn roadway was transformed into a lake when a thunderstorm hammered the Big Apple with torrential downpours Monday evening. Carroll Street took the brunt of the flooding, with a whole section of the street blocked off with orange barricades that were halfway covered in water themselves, vide...
15:00 2019-07-23

Former MLBer turns NYIT into College World Series team About three weeks ago, before any tournament games and before the idea things could go this far took hold, Jimmy Goelz tossed out an offhand remark about preparing for the field in Cary, N.C., expecting his players at New York Institute of Technology to push back. Cary is the site for the Division I...
10:52 2019-05-31

Louis Theroux, Britain’s Documentary Trailblazer, Turns the Spotlight on Himself Within minutes of our meeting in a central London coffee shop, Louis Theroux starts peppering me with questions. How I am, how I came to be in this job and where I’ve traveled from to meet him. He’s friendly yet persistent, the approach he’s built a career on. Within a matter of mi...
16:52 2019-10-03

Tiny shark discovered in Gulf of Mexico turns out to be new species NEW ORLEANS — A pocket-sized pocket shark found in the Gulf of Mexico has turned out to be a new species. And the mysterious pouches that it’s named for, up near its front fins? Scientists say they squirt little glowing clouds into the ocean. Researchers from around the Gulf and in New York ha...
05:26 2019-07-20

UFC 242: Frightening Khabib Nurmagomedov moment turns into Dana White hug Khabib Nurmagomedov scared the life out of security at UFC 242 — by jumping out of the cage again. But this time around he was not trying to spark chaos… but instead wanted to give UFC president Dana White a big bear hug. The Russian star, 30, continued his unbeaten run in Abu Dhabi on......
16:52 2019-09-09

Karnataka Cop Turns His Lathi Into Flute And Netizens Are Full Of Praise Chandrakant Hutgi, the 52-year-old head constable of Hubli Rural Police station, has gone viral online for whittling a flute out of his police lathi or cane....
20:39 2019-05-29

Boeing slides after Fitch turns negative on maker of grounded 737 Max Fitch Ratings issued a negative outlook for Boeing, citing prolonged effects of the worldwide grounding of its 737 Max planes, the manufacturer's best seller....
18:39 2019-07-22

Pokémon Sleep literally turns napping into a video game Ever get scared that everything in your life will one day be subsumed within the entertainment complex? Well, sleep those worries away with the next entry in the Pokémon universe, Pokémon Sleep: a game where you are somehow rewarded for sleeping.Pokémon Sleep is set for release in 202...
15:39 2019-05-29

After Tyler Skaggs’s Death, M.L.B. Turns a Cautious Eye to Its Drug Policy Baseball and the players’ union said the pitcher’s overdose death had caused them to re-examine the policy, which does not require testing for “drugs of abuse,” but any proposed changes could raise privacy concerns....
03:39 2019-09-09

Freshman Rep. Wild turns grief from partner’s suicide into a new purpose The Pennsylvania Democrat, who ran on labor and health care for her pro-union constituency, is making suicide prevention and mental health issues a new priority....
00:52 2019-09-09

Pokémon Sleep: game unveiled that 'turns sleeping into entertainment' After turning walking into a game, franchise now aims to ‘reward good sleep habits as part of a healthy lifestyle’The Pokémon Company has announced a new game in line with its hit Pokémon Go, called Pokémon Sleep, which aims to “turn sleeping into entertainment”.The new game involves tracking a play...
11:52 2019-05-29

"I Stand By Tejashwi": Tej Pratap Turns Krishna Again After Bihar Loss Rashtriya Janata Dal leader Tejashwi Yadav may be going through a rough patch after his party drew a blank in the Lok Sabha elections, but his family continues to stand by him. And that includes his......
20:01 2019-05-28

This Backpack Turns a Coffee Shop Table Into a Private Office Nearly two years after Moose Designs showed off its totally unique workstation bag, the company is back with a new, improved, and larger version that can be worn as a backpack, carried as a briefcase, or slung over your shoulder as a messenger bag....
18:00 2019-07-31

Take it easy: central bank U-turns loosen financial conditions Rate cut bets and rallying equity and bond markets are feeding into a gradual loosening of financial market conditions that could potentially send world growth ticking higher by the end of the year,......
20:13 2019-07-18

Struggle in store for economy as People's Republic of China turns 70 Despite significant achievements, China's ruling Communist Party faces a slowing economy and a damaging trade war with the United States. DW business writer Clifford Coonan looks at the challenges ahead....
18:13 2019-09-30

Mid-Day Meal In 'Pantry Car': School Turns Into 'Train' In Madhya Pradesh Faced with falling attendance, the teachers of a school at a tribal area in the hinterland of Madhya Pradesh came up with an idea that turned into an instant hit with students - a classroom built like......
16:00 2019-09-30

Ciccone turns blue into yellow on Tour de France debut Giulio Ciccone reached his season's goal when he won the Maglia Azzurra (blue) for the mountains classification at the Giro d'Italia, but little did he know that there was much more to come....
08:39 2019-07-12

British couple’s Jamaica wedding in paradise turns into nightmare Their dream of a wedding in paradise turned into quite a nightmare for a UK couple who now aren’t even sure their nuptials were legal. Andy Helson and Heidi Brown saved for more than a year and spent the equivalent of $57,000 for the ceremony and reception at the five-star Riu Montego Bay, acc...
20:26 2019-07-14

‘Dragon Quest Walk’ turns ‘Pokemon Go’ into a full-scale RPG There have been multiple Pokemon Go clones in the years since the mobile phenomenon launched, but none have made a fraction of the impact as the original. Niantic’s next game, Harry Potter: Wizards Unite, has a chance to once again reach a wide audience when it launches later this year, but an...
00:13 2019-06-04

Rohingya in Bangladesh face tide of hostility as welcome turns to fear When more than 730,000 Rohingya fled into Bangladesh from Myanmar in 2017, Bangladeshi journalist Sharif Azad was sympathetic to the plight of his fellow Muslims, survivors of a military-led crackdown the United Nations has branded genocide....
10:26 2019-09-17

This $150 gimbal turns jittery smartphone video into pro-caliber footage Removing all the jitters and jarring motion of handheld footage for the smooth, fluid glide of a reliable stabilizer like the VILTA-M Pro 3-Axis Handheld Smartphone Stabilizer Gimbal instantly boosts the look of amateur video. You can see the improvements for yourself by picking one up now from TNW ...
15:13 2019-10-02

Anchorman Turns 15 & We're in a Glass Case of Emotion Thanks to These Iconic Quotes News team, assemble! Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy is officially 15 years old and while we are trying to stay classy here, we're sort of in a glass case of emotion about this......
18:52 2019-07-09

Man turns gun on self after shooting stepdaughter in the face in hospital parking lot: cops ELMHURST, Ill. — A man fatally shot himself after allegedly shooting his stepdaughter in the face during an incident in a suburban Chicago hospital parking lot. Elmhurst Deputy Police Chief Michael McLean says the female, whose name and age wasn’t given, was able to make her way to the Elmhurst Hosp...
14:26 2019-10-03

Court Turns Back Lexington Man’s Drug Conviction Over K9 Search FRANKFORT, Ky. (LEX 18) — The Kentucky Court of Appeals has agreed with a Lexington man that his drug conviction was based on insufficient evidence. Last year, 28-year-old Domonick Jones entered a conditional Alford plea to charges that resulted from a 2017 traffic stop. During that stop, a dr...
16:13 2019-06-01

Elliott outspends rivals as corporate activism turns to Germany Elliott Management Corp has invested more than rivals in its push for corporate change so far this year and there has been an increasing focus among activist investors on German companies....
18:13 2019-07-10

India Turns To United Arab Emirates For Extra LPG Imports: Officials The September 14 attacks on the Abqaiq and Khurais plants, some of the kingdom's biggest, halved the crude output of the world's top oil exporter, shutting down 5.7 million barrels per day of......
19:52 2019-09-24

Daniel Jones’ home debut turns into Giants laugher over Redskins Suddenly, a Giants season that only two weeks ago appeared to be lost amidst an 0-2 start has promise. The Giants won their second consecutive game Sunday, beating the Redskins, 24-3, at MetLife Stadium and they now have life at 2-2 and with rookie quarterback Daniel Jones showing that last week’s s...
04:13 2019-09-30

Powell says a 'sequence' of rate cuts could be needed if economy turns, but doesn't see that now Jerome Powell pledged that the central bank would engage in a "sequence" of interest rate cuts if conditions warrant, but he doesn't see that as necessary now....
21:39 2019-09-18

Live Stream of Germany Shooting Turns Spotlight to Amazon's Twitch Amazon.com Inc.’s Twitch has become a go-to place to watch people play videogames, but this week that same platform broadcast a horrific crime that highlights the challenge of preventing extremists from showing their violent acts in real time....
02:13 2019-10-11

Germany vs Estonia: Neuer, Gündogan and Reus set to return as Löw turns to experience Germany are in the Estonian capital of Tallinn preparing for their next European Championship qualifier. Having fielded a young, experimental team against Argentina, some familiar — and older — faces are set to return....
01:52 2019-10-13

Trump turns lights off on Obama-era rules for energy efficient bulbs Billions of lightbulbs will remain far more inefficient than their main alternative, costing Americans more in energy billsThe Trump administration has come up with its latest bright idea – scrapping rules that require energy efficiency standards in lightbulbs.The Department of Energy is eliminating...
18:39 2019-09-05

Greta Thunberg turns tables on Trump and quotes his mockery in new Twitter bio Thunberg seems to troll Trump with new bio that reads: ‘A very happy young girl looking forward to a bright and wonderful future’Fox News apologises to Thunberg for ‘disgraceful’ remarkClimate activist Greta Thunberg seemed to troll Donald Trump on Tuesday, changing her Twitter bio to reflect the US...
20:13 2019-09-24

Sachin Pilot's Birthday Turns Into Congress Show Of Strength In Rajasthan Rajasthan Deputy Chief Minister Sachin Pilot's birthday celebrations on Saturday turned into Congress's show of strength as workers and leaders thronged the party headquarters in Jaipur, while various......
03:39 2019-09-08

Greta Thunberg turns tables on Trump with new Twitter bio quoting his mockery Thunberg seems to troll Trump with new bio that reads: ‘A very happy young girl looking forward to a bright and wonderful future’Fox News apologises to Thunberg for ‘disgraceful’ remarkClimate activist Greta Thunberg seemed to troll Donald Trump on Tuesday, changing her Twitter bio to reflect the US...
19:00 2019-09-24

Honey Boy review – Shia LaBeouf turns therapy into big-screen drama The troubled child actor turned performance artist stars as a version of his father in a semi-experimental, semi-successful attempt to exorcise his demonsFor what seemed like an interminable amount of time earlier this decade, Shia LaBeouf was an unbearable and unbearably over-reported distraction. ...
01:39 2019-09-07

Rodent anyone? Louisiana company turns invasive swamp rodents into dog treats The state of Louisiana is upping the bounty on Nutria rodents that devour and ruin thousands of acres of marshland in coastal Louisiana yearly. As marshland disappears, coastal Louisiana has become increasingly vulnerable to the effects of major storms when hit. However, a ramped-up market for the m...
20:13 2019-09-26

Fortnite's Batman Event Turns Tilted Town Into Gotham City Today is “Batman Day,” which explains why banks are closed and your town is hosting its annual Batman Day Parade. Fortnite has gotten in on this most solemn of occasions by adding new Batman-themed items and turning part of its map into Gotham City....
20:26 2019-09-21

Amazon turns to celebrity voices to bolster use of its virtual assistant Alexa Amazon.com Inc on Wednesday said actor Samuel L. Jackson and other celebrities will voice speech for the company's virtual assistant Alexa, one of a range of new features designed to attract more users to the service....
20:26 2019-09-25

South Korea Combats Swine Virus While North Turns Its Back South Korea is battling an outbreak of African swine fever that may have come from North Korea—but Pyongyang hasn’t responded to Seoul’s efforts to help the regime fight the disease....
21:26 2019-10-09

Turns out Abbey Road and Let It Be weren't meant to be the last albums the Beatles recorded Anyone who’s watched Let It Be, the documentary made from video of the Beatles recording (and arguing about) their final songs together as a four-person group, would assume there was never any way John, Paul, Ringo, and George would be willing—or able—to release another album together. Fans of the b...
00:26 2019-09-13

Mariska Hargitay, Dick Wolf reflect on TV milestone as 'Law & Order: SVU' turns 21 As "Law and Order: Special Victims Unit" hits a primetime TV milestone, star Mariska Hargitay and creator Dick Wolf open up about the show's legacy.        ...
03:39 2019-10-03

As Houston readies to host the next 2020 debates, focus turns to gun control Texas’s recent mass shootings coupled with a raft of loosening gun control laws have some looking for strict policy proposalsA political beginner will be closely watching the big names when the Democratic presidential debate takes place in Houston on Thursday, with the issue of gun violence likely t...
12:39 2019-09-10

Photos: Putin turns 67, takes birthday break in Siberian mountains Photos and video released by the Kremlin on Monday showed Putin walking forested mountains in the Tuva region that borders Mongolia. Putin turned 67 on Monday.        ...
18:00 2019-10-07

Options traders look for signs of life as earnings focus turns to Costco Before Friday's jobs report, the best way to gauge the health of the consumer may be this week's consumer staples earnings. Costco is on deck....
22:26 2019-10-03

Olivia Newton-John turns 71: The 'Grease' star's life in pictures In 1978, Olivia Newton-John co-starred with John Travolta in “Grease” which catapulted her into super-stardom. She turns 71 on Sept. 26, 2019.        ...
15:00 2019-09-26

Antonio Brown’s Twitter rant turns into war with Rams’ Eric Weddle Antonio Brown is tweeting his way through his newfound free agency and finding fights at every turn. On Thursday afternoon, Brown got into it with Los Angeles Rams safety Eric Weddle, who replied to Giants wideout Golden Tate’s bewildered response to one of Brown’s earlier mini-rants. We...
01:00 2019-09-27

Bruce Springsteen turns 70: The blue-collar way The Boss stays young Today is an annual high holy day in New Jersey, but it’s a little higher and more celebratory than most years. It’s the 70th birthday of the patron saint of the Garden State, Bruce Springsteen. And at the age when most people are checking into Del Boca Vista, the Boss is still raising hell in the......
21:52 2019-09-23

Search for Jennifer Dulos turns to reservoir near estranged hubby’s home Authorities searching for missing Connecticut mother Jennifer Dulos on Wednesday scoured a reservoir about a half-mile away from the home of her estranged husband Fotis Dulos, a report said. State Police dogs and investigators searched the Metropolitan District reservoir property in West Hartford, b...
09:13 2019-07-04

Second tanker in Gulf turns sharply towards Iran, Refinitiv data shows A second oil tanker, the British-operated, Liberian-flagged Mesdar, turned sharply north towards Iran's coast on Friday afternoon after passing westward through the Strait of Hormuz into the Gulf, according to Refinitiv tracking data....
22:13 2019-07-19

CERN turns to open source software as Microsoft increases its fees For the last 20 years, CERN -- home of the Large Hadron Collider -- has been using Microsoft products under a discounted "academic institution" rate. But in March, at the end of its previous contract, Microsoft revoked CERN's academic status. Accordi......
19:13 2019-06-13

VAR Malfunction Turns African Champions League Final Into Protracted Shitshow After a five-day controversy that included fans protesting in the streets, the Confederation of African Football executive committee decided Wednesday that the second leg of the African Champions League final will be replayed, the Associated Press reports....
23:13 2019-06-05

Dark Phoenix turns one of the most celebrated arcs in all of comics into just another damn X-Men movie Magneto, played again by Michael Fassbender, shows up about halfway through Dark Phoenix, the latest and probably last movie featuring this particular big-screen iteration of the X-Men. The master of magnetism has given up the terrorist life, redirecting his energies (and powers) to the creation of ...
08:00 2019-06-05

Replica Spitfire turns heads at London station, marking D-Day anniversary Commuters at a London station got up close and personal with a World War Two icon on Friday, when a replica Supermarine Spitfire went on display on the concourse....
13:26 2019-05-31

Donald Trump turns to Brexit and Huawei as protesters mock with a 'blimp' Donald Trump will plunge into Britain's Brexit crisis on Tuesday and is likely to demand that Prime Minister Theresa May's successor ban China's Huawei from 5G networks, as protesters mock the U.S. president across London....
11:26 2019-06-04

The Lion King Turns 25: Everything You Need to Know About Disney's Original Trip to Pride Rock It's almost time to return to Pride Rock. We're just a little over a month away from Disney's photo-realistic "live-action" adaptation of The Lion King roars its way......
14:52 2019-06-15

A hateful, unreliable narrator turns Fearscape into a cruel, unimaginative work Unlikable, even downright terrible protagonists aren’t inherently a bad thing, but they do require very careful treatment. Combine an unsympathetic, bad-acting protagonist with an attempt at satire, or an even more ambitious genre meta-commentary, and things get complicated and treacherous very quic...
15:52 2019-07-24

Donald Trump turns to Brexit and Huawei as protests planned in London Donald Trump will plunge into Britain's Brexit crisis on Tuesday and is likely to demand that Prime Minister Theresa May's successor ban China's Huawei from 5G networks as thousands of protesters mock the U.S. president across London....
09:52 2019-06-04

Trump's UK visit turns to Brexit and Huawei as protests planned in London Donald Trump will plunge into Britain's Brexit crisis on Tuesday and is likely to demand that Prime Minister Theresa May's successor ban China's Huawei from 5G networks as thousands of protesters mock the U.S. president across London....
02:39 2019-06-04

Hitchhiker picked up wearing bloody clothes turns out to be murder suspect A California man thought he was doing a good deed when he picked up a hitchhiker outside his home on Monday — that is, until he saw all the blood on his clothes. The Highland resident agreed to take the “transient” to San Bernardino, but also suspected that he had done something ba...
01:52 2019-07-25

In iOS 13, Apple turns its ugly Photos app duckling into AI swan and video editor Let's face it, Apple's Photos app has been a bit of a mess since, well, inception. All of your pictures are bunched up into a single album called "All Photos," if you want them backed up to iCloud, bazinga!The new Photos app in iOS 13, thankfully, addresses some of these issues. No, you still won't ...
22:26 2019-06-03

Mysterious heat spot in Korean border river turns out to be a defector Shortly before midnight on Thursday, a South Korean thermal observation device identified a mysterious heat spot floating down the Imjin River on the North Korean border....
00:00 2019-08-02

Trump turns 73: Ivanka, Eric wish their dad a happy birthday, share pics Ivanka Trump is wishing her father, President Donald Trump, a happy birthday, taking to Twitter to celebrate her dad.        ...
19:13 2019-06-14

North West Turns 6: Kim Kardashian and Others Share Sweet Birthday Tributes Happy birthday, North West! Kim Kardashian and Kanye West's first daughter and eldest of their four children turned 6 on Saturday and received sweet birthday tributes from her mom and......
00:00 2019-06-16

Accidental cat filter turns press conference live stream into a meme In something of a ridiculous and yet lighthearted story, a Pakistani politician’s press briefing with journalists recently became comedic fodder after a cat filter was applied to the faces of individuals being recorded via Facebook live. The incident, which was attributed to human error, showc...
02:39 2019-06-18

Black couple turns away white repairman who had Confederate flag on truck A black couple in Georgia turned away a white repairman who showed up to their house while flying a large Confederate flag, leaving the couple in utter “disbelief” before saying he wasn’t welcome. The Saturday exchange between Zeke and Allison Brown and a contractor in his early 20s identified only ...
18:52 2019-07-05

Suspicious substance mailed to 'Straight Pride' organizers turns out to be … glitter Anonymous envelopes sent to members of ‘Super Happy Fun America’ who believe straight people are an ‘oppressed majority’Organizers of Boston’s so-called “Straight Pride” march have revealed that threatening envelopes posted to them and which prompted them to call law enforcement turned out to be ful...
00:39 2019-07-03

Behar turns on fellow Dem's $1G a month idea: 'Not a long-term solution' "The View" co-host Joy Behar turned on fellow Democrat Andrew Yang's plan for a universal basic income Monday and said the idea of a constant federal stipended is unsustainable. ...
20:13 2019-07-08

After years of big spending, tech's political machine turns to high gear "I've never seen pushback in such a fashion before," Terry Schilling, executive director of the American Principles Project, a conservative think tank, told NBC News....
20:26 2019-07-08

Chobani Turns to Fair-Trade Program to Help Struggling Dairy Industry The yogurt company is teaming up with Fair Trade USA to create a label that would signal that the milk it used came from farms that treated workers and cows humanely....
13:39 2019-07-02

Trump Turns to Executive Action to Press Citizenship Question on Census President Trump is planning to further his ongoing battle to place a question about citizenship on the 2020 census by announcing an executive action in the Rose Garden on Thursday....
16:00 2019-07-11

Hong Kong Protest Against Mainland Chinese Traders Turns Violent Several thousand demonstrators gathered on Saturday in the streets of a Hong Kong border town popular with mainlanders shopping for “parallel goods” to sell on....
17:52 2019-07-13

Longer course, more turns will test drivers' skills at Sonoma Raceway NASCAR Cup drivers are preparing for new twists and turns in the Toyota/Save Mart 350 Sunday at Sonoma Raceway with the return of the carousel.       ...
16:13 2019-06-21

Is This Cardi B's Riskiest Look Yet? Rapper Turns Heads at TakeOff's Birthday Party Cardi B left little to the imagination at Migos' TakeOff's surprise birthday party on Tuesday night. The female rapper wore a black mesh mini dress that showed off her black bra......
22:26 2019-06-19

Superhuman email client turns off location tracking after 'spying' controversy The email app Superhuman was profiled by the New York Times just a week ago as a buzzworthy startup with big names from Silicon Valley lining up to pay $30 per month for its service. Since then, a blog post by Mike Davidson dived into what that money......
01:13 2019-07-04

As legal glare turns to Trump, his faith in Supreme Court may be tested President Donald Trump's fondness for the U.S. Supreme Court could be tested by a series of legal disputes targeting him personally – from his taxes and businesses to his 2016 election campaign – that ultimately may be decided by the justices....
12:52 2019-06-19

YouTuber known for 'shitty robots' turns Tesla Model 3 into pickup truck Why wait on Elon Musk to deliver your perfect vehicle when you can just make one yourself? YouTuber and inventor Simone Giertz needed a truck to carry materials for her creations, but didn't want a gas-guzzling pickup. So the 28-year-old robotics ent......
02:26 2019-06-19

Wall Street nears record as mood on trade again turns optimistic Wall Street surged on Tuesday and the S&P 500 approached a record high after Washington rekindled trade talks with Beijing, boosting sentiment along with growing investor confidence that the Fed will cut interest rates this year....
00:26 2019-06-19

Watch: Greenland Ice Sheet Turns Into 10 Billion Tonnes Of Water In Hours When one thinks of Greenland, images of an icebound, harsh and forbidding landscape probably come to mind, not a landscape of ice pocked with melt ponds and streams transformed into raging rivers. And......
17:52 2019-08-02

‘Weird swing’ turns Dominic Smith into Mets’ injury concern PHOENIX — Dominic Smith homered with a sore right thumb a day earlier, but the Mets weren’t taking any chances Sunday. The first baseman/outfielder is expected to receive an MRI exam in New York on Monday, after he was scratched from the lineup against the Diamondbacks. Smith said he hurt the thumb ...
09:52 2019-06-03

'The Groke' turns Finland's EU election night into World Cup hockey party It started as a typical election night. But by the time The Groke scored the goal that claimed the lead in the World Cup final, the ice hockey-mad people of Finland had pretty much forgotten about politics....
13:52 2019-05-27

Focus turns to British socialite in the wake of Jeffrey Epstein's suicide The death of Jeffrey Epstein in prison from an apparent suicide has further shone the spotlight on the wealthy financier's rich and famous former associates....
23:00 2019-08-13

Focus turns to British socialite in the wake of Jeffrey Epstein's death The death of Jeffrey Epstein in prison from an apparent suicide has further shone the spotlight on the wealthy financier's rich and famous former associates....
19:00 2019-08-14

Clue: Candlestick turns a board game into comic book brilliance Adaptations are tricky endeavors, pulling stories out of their original media and forcing them into new confines that can often jeopardize their integrity. The challenge is heightened when that source material is a game. Video game adaptations are common and rarely pan out well, with filmmakers simp...
20:39 2019-05-25

Jon Gruden Turns Worrying Shade Of Red Over Preseason Delay-Of-Game Penalty Mike Glennon threw a 53-yard touchdown pass to [checks notes] Rico Gafford in the first quarter of Thursday night’s Raiders-Cardinals preseason game on ESPN. Immediately afterward, with the poor, addled fans in attendance still buzzing over the hookup, Oakland’s field goal unit took a delay of game ...
13:00 2019-08-16

Watch: 'Villains' trailer turns the tables on 'It' star Bill Skarsgard ALTER released a trailer for the horror film Villains, starring Bill Skarsgard and Maika Monroe as criminals who break into a house. The owners (Jeffrey Donovan and Kyra Sedgwick) then take them hostage....
23:13 2019-08-22

The west turns a blind eye to Middle Eastern violence at its own peril | Dr Amr Darrag In failing to hold Egypt and Saudi Arabia to account over the deaths of Giulio Regeni and Jamal Khashoggi, the west is making a rod for its own backThe parents of Giulio Regeni, the Italian doctoral student murdered in Cairo three years ago, last week wrote an emotionally charged letter to Abdel Fat...
15:26 2019-05-25

Anderson Cooper gets choked up when conversation with Stephen Colbert turns to grief Anderson Cooper, who lost mom Gloria Vanderbilt two months ago, became emotional during a sit-down with Stephen Colbert.        ...
01:26 2019-08-17

Turns Out This Game of Thrones Character Was Originally Supposed to Survive Season 8 Warning: This post contains spoilers for Game of Thrones season 8. The eighth and final season of Game of Thrones killed off more major characters — including Daenerys Targaryen, Cersei and Jaime Lannister, and Theon Greyjoy — than any of the other seven preceding it. But there was appar...
21:00 2019-05-23

Melania Trump Turns Heads In $3,500 Jumpsuit On Japan State Visit United States First Lady Melania Trump turned heads as she stepped out wearing a gorgeous sapphire jumpsuit by Loro Piana, costing USD 3,450, during her tour of a museum in Japan on Sunday....
08:52 2019-05-28

Gaming Hardware Artist Turns Nintendo Famicom Into A Retro Computer Swedish designer and craftsman Love Hultén transforms existing gaming hardware into dreamlike pieces of functional retrofuturist art. His latest work, the FC-PVM, combines a Japanese Famicom console with a Sony Trinitron monitor to create a self-contained retro gaming system with an old school termi...
00:26 2019-08-23

'Unexploded device' on River Thames in London turns out to be Christmas decoration A symbol of the holidays ended up causing a scare on Wednesday when authorities in England had to investigate a Christmas decoration that was mistaken for an explosive....
19:52 2019-05-29

In crisis-hit Argentina, cancer researcher turns to game show for funds Amid a swirling economic crisis and protests over budget cuts for research in Argentina, one scientist has found a novel way to fundraise: winning money on a television game show....
15:39 2019-05-21

A magnetized gadget turns Oculus Touch controllers into a two-handed lightsaber A video from Derek Ham shows his latest take of a magnetized accessory for the Oculus Touch that connect and align the controllers along a single axis.Read More...
09:13 2019-06-02

Turns Out George R.R. Martin Is Behind the Game of Thrones Ending With Bran Stark Game of Thrones went off book at the end of its run, telling its own stories with just some guidance from source material author George R.R. Martin. Some of that guidance? It included who became......
02:13 2019-05-31

Soccer's Carli Lloyd turns down chance to kick in NFL preseason game An anonymous NFL team offered Carli Lloyd a chance to kick during a preseason game, but the soccer star had a scheduling conflict due to United States Women's National Team game....
22:00 2019-08-27

Audio snafu turns Bill de Blasio into laughingstock at campaign event We already knew he was full of hot air — but helium, too? Mayor Bill de Blasio’s livestreamed appearance Wednesday at a campaign event in Iowa turned into an episode of “Alvin and the Chipmunks” thanks to an embarrassing audio snafu. The screw-up distorted de Blasio’s voice a...
23:26 2019-08-21

Suspected 'pollution incident' turns River Frome tributary blue Environment Agency analysing Somerset stream but says there are no reports of dead wildlifeA mysterious substance that has turned a tributary of a river in the West Country bright blue is being investigated by the Environment Agency.Tests are being carried out on the River Frome in Somerset this wee...
21:52 2019-08-10