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Why Foot Locker is backing Rockets of Awesome, a start-up disrupting the kids clothing market

Rockets of Awesome, an online kids clothing store, has wooed celebrity backers and capital from Foot Locker. It is the latest e-commerce company to opt for a brick-and-mortar presence. In September it...

Why Foot Locker is backing Rockets of Awesome, a start-up disrupting the kids clothing market

Source: cnbc.com

Kids clothing retailer Rockets of Awesome nabs former Walmart e-commerce exec for SVP role At Rockets of Awesome, Turner will be a senior vice president responsible for digital and marketing. He'll report to founder Rachel Blumenthal, who's been building the business beyond the clothing subscription platform that it started as....
21:13 2019-07-22

Nike's app powers Foot Locker's new NYC store Over the past few years, Nike has heavily invested in making its stores more tech-oriented. A big part of that strategy is integrating its Nike app with the company's physical spaces and trying to make it easy for shoppers to do things like instantly......
17:13 2019-08-09

Foot Locker wants to reinvent itself with a dedicated app for streetwear Whenever you think of Foot Locker, what probably comes to mind are its thousands of brick-and-mortar stores, because chances are you've visited at least one in your lifetime. But, as important as physical retail locations are to the company's busines......
17:26 2019-10-09

Foot Locker is opening massive 'Power' stores across the US, with Nike's help Foot Locker's massive new Power store in NYC marks the first time Nike has put its own technology into another retailer's bricks-and-mortar shop....
17:39 2019-08-09

Foot Locker is kicked to the curb, and one technical analyst says it's on track for new lows Foot Locker got roughed up last week. Charts suggest it could see short-lived relief, but beware a fake rally, says Piper Jaffray's Craig Johnson....
16:39 2019-05-28

Foot Locker Invests in Mobile Video Commerce Platform Ntwrk Foot Locker’s investment closes Ntwrk’s Series A round at $10 million. The financing round also includes capital from Live Nation Entertainment Inc. and the rapper Drake, Ntwrk said....
21:13 2019-09-25

Saints DE Cameron Jordan rips 'Foot Locker' NFL refs for officiating mistake "I'm sure the NFL will come out with some other statement about it," Cameron Jordan said reflecting on call that cost Saints a touchdown.       ...
14:00 2019-09-16

Nets owner Joe Tsai weighs in on Rockets GM Daryl Morey’s tweet backing Hong Kong protesters Brooklyn Nets owner Joe Tsai says the damage from Houston Rockets GM Daryl Morey’s tweet showing support for pro-democracy demonstrators in Hong Kong “will take a long time to repair.” Tsai, co-founder of Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba, said in an open letter posted on his Facebook page that he fe...
17:39 2019-10-07

My 4-Year-Old Did One of Those Things Kids Do to Remind You Why Being a Parent Is Awesome Parenting, in practice, is a lot of work. Sure, it’s work that most of us who have the privilege of being parents love, but there are days when everybody can use a break. Especially when you have little ones, which I do. I have three children, aged 3, 4 and 10. As kids get older they get easier, phy...
15:52 2019-08-16

Incredible Heroism: This Would-Be School Shooter Wasn’t Able To Get To The Gun He Brought To School Because Two Goth Kids Were Making Out In Front Of His Locker All Day A heartbreaking tragedy was narrowly avoided today thanks to an incredible act of heroism by two high school students: This would-be school shooter wasn’t able to get to the gun he brought to school because two goth kids were making out in front of his locker all day....
17:39 2019-07-31

The Startup That Manipulated Data to Get a Miracle Drug to Market AveXis had a revolutionary gene therapy for babies with a deadly disease, and sold to Novartis for $8.7 billion. But in its hurry to get the drug approved, it made mistakes....
13:39 2019-09-14

Fitness startup Peloton's shares fall 7% in market debut Shares of Peloton Interactive Inc , the fitness startup known for on-demand workout programs on its exercise bikes, slid as much as 7% in their market debut on Thursday, indicating that investors are becoming increasingly skeptical of money-losing startups....
20:13 2019-09-26

New Permian pipeline startup splits WTI Midland market -traders WTI Midland crude prices at Plains All American Pipeline LP's Midland terminal spiked this month compared with barrels traded at Enterprise Products Partners LP's Midland terminal as Plains' Cactus II pipeline began service, oil traders familiar with the matter said....
02:00 2019-08-27

Kohl's adds adaptive clothing to its three top kids' brands Kohl's is adding clothing designed for people with disabilities into its three largest kids’ brands – Jumping Beans, SO and Urban Pipeline.       ...
00:13 2019-06-13

Brave grandma kills 4.5-foot-long cobra with shovel to protect neighborhood kids A Pennsylvania grandma smashed a cobra she found on her photo with a shovel. First, she took a couple photos.        ...
20:39 2019-06-27

Kano, the kids-focused coding and hardware startup, inks deal with Microsoft, launches $300 Kano PC Kano, the London-based startup that builds hardware designed to teach younger people about computing and coding, is taking a significant step forward in its growth strategy today. The startup has inked a partnership with Microsoft that sees Kano launching the Kano PC, a new 11.6-inch touch-enabled,...
16:13 2019-06-20

How college kids can prepare themselves for the job market Hey, college kids, whether you’re a freshman or a returning junior, the first few weeks of festivities are now over. It’s time to focus on why you’re in school in the first place: to get a job. You’re at college to make yourself as qualified as possible for your future, so pick your major wisely.......
04:52 2019-09-29

Nike aims sneaker subscriber scheme at $10 billion U.S. kids market Nike Inc will launch a new subscription service for kids sneakers this week that seeks to woo parents with an offer of fewer nightmarish trips to the shoe store in exchange for a regular fee and consistent brand loyalty....
16:13 2019-08-12

Something For The Foot Fetish Crowd: This Foot Wants To Have Sex With You! If you’ve got a foot fetish, then get ready to cheer, because we’ve got some extremely good news for you: This foot wants to have sex with you!...
05:13 2019-09-26

The digital trends disrupting the banking industry in 2019 Business Insider Intelligence is launching its brand new Banking coverage in early September. To obtain a free preview of our Banking Briefing, please click here. Banking Industry Overview The banking industry is in a much healthier place now than it was after the financial crisis of 2008. Total gl...
23:13 2019-09-02

Volcano on Bali erupts, briefly disrupting flights JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — Bali’s airport has returned to normal operations after some flights were canceled on Friday night following an eruption of the Mount Agung volcano that spread ash over the south of the Indonesian island. The national disaster agency said the eruption lasted 4 minutes ...
08:26 2019-05-25

Italy's Etna volcano erupts on Sicily, disrupting flights Italy's Mount Etna began spewing hot ash and lava overnight, forcing authorities to close two airports in eastern Sicily. Experts detected "lively spattering" at the volcano last month....
15:39 2019-07-20

Grasshoppers take Vegas by swarm, disrupting weather radar, tourism Swarms of grasshoppers have descended upon America's Sin City in unusual abundance this week, disrupting weather radars, deterring tourists and invoking hysteria on social media....
18:39 2019-07-31

Climate crisis may be disrupting the 'great orgy' of coral spawning Study finds breakdown in annual spawning synchrony in Red Sea, threatening some species with extinctionIt has been described by scientists as “the greatest orgy in the world”; an annual gamete-fest, where entire colonies of coral reefs release their sperm and eggs simultaneously in a slick on the oc...
12:39 2019-09-10

Climate activists arrested for disrupting London's biggest concrete supplier Six climate activists were arrested on Tuesday after the Extinction Rebellion group disrupted London Concrete, the British capital's biggest supplier of ready-mixed concrete which supplies a major road tunnel project under the River Thames....
19:52 2019-07-16

Heavy rains batter India's Mumbai, disrupting air, rail traffic Heavy rains battered India's financial capital Mumbai on Monday causing disruption to the commuter train network, snarling traffic on water-logged streets and delaying flights from the country's second-busiest airport....
10:13 2019-07-02

Carvana CEO Ernie Garcia on data science, technology investment and disrupting an industry Carvana can sell you a car in 10 minutes and consumers are starting to buy used autos online. Here's how technology is putting Carvana on a nearly $4 billion annual revenue run rate....
02:13 2019-09-30

UPDATE 2-Climate activists arrested for disrupting London's biggest concrete supplier Six climate activists were arrested on Tuesday after the Extinction Rebellion group disrupted London Concrete, the British capital's biggest supplier of ready-mixed concrete which supplies a major road tunnel project under the River Thames....
16:52 2019-07-16

Kent State catches heat for disrupting overtime field hockey match for football fireworks Kent State University came under fire Saturday after a field hockey match was stopped going into the middle of double overtime in order for the school to launch fireworks before a football game....
01:26 2019-09-11

76ers say fans who held up signs supporting the protests in Hong Kong were ejected for verbal confrontations and 'disrupting the fan experience' AP Photo/Matt Rourke The NBA is still managing the fallout of Daryl Morey's tweet in support of the ongoing protests in Hong Kong. On Tuesday, the controversy made its way into the Wells Fargo Center in Philadelphia, where two 76ers fans were escorted out of the arena after holding up signs and che...
09:39 2019-10-10

A rugby player got red carded -- then went into his opponent's locker room and apologized Canadian rugby player Josh Larsen has earned respect for apologizing to the South African team after getting red carded in his side's 66-7 defeat on Tuesday....
13:26 2019-10-09

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

Murray and Fognini's furious row 'continued in locker room' - report "The furious row between Britain\u0027s Andy Murray and Fabio Fognini at the Shanghai Masters continued in the locker room, according to a new report."...
17:26 2019-10-10

Pizza Hut tests Amazon Locker-style 'cubbies' for carryout orders It's not always as quick as you might like to pick up a pizza on the way home, but Pizza Hut might have a solution: borrow a page from the online shopping world. Its Hollywood restaurant (6660 Sunset Boulevard) has started testing Amazon Locker-like......
08:01 2019-07-24

LA Sparks' GM Penny Toler Fired After Using the 'N-Word' in Locker Room Speech Penny Toler’s long and storied career with the Los Angeles Sparks came to an abrupt end last Friday after reports that she had used the “n-word” in a post-game speech last month. Toler, who is black, was the team’s executive vice president and general manager, serving in the latter role for 20 seaso...
16:39 2019-10-07

Pictures posted of poor locker room conditions at La Cholla High TUCSON – Reaction is rising on social media after pictures were released of poor conditions in the Varsity football locker room at Cholla High School. Assistant coach, Landon Wasson expressed concern on Twitter regarding the locker rooms. He wrote, “Both our Varsity and Freshman teams h...
11:13 2019-10-03

Ex-Disney World worker busted for stealing from employee locker room She’s not the most magical co-worker on Earth, authorities say. A brazen former employee at a Walt Disney World water park sneaked into an employee locker room and stole cash, credit cards and other items from staffers, according to an arrest affidavit. Shariel Agosto, 28, who once worked at t...
21:13 2019-08-13

Giants vs. Cowboys: Locker room issues make Big Blue the pick Dave Tuley, senior reporter at VSiN.com, is in his second season with the Post’s Bettor’s Guide. His handicapping pieces appear in VSiN’s online magazine, Point Spread Weekly. Giants (+7) over COWBOYS: This line is seven in many spots, but with Ezekiel Elliott ending his holdout, it’s back up to 7¹/...
22:39 2019-09-06

Bears coach Nagy laments postgame locker room video Chicago Bears coach Matt Nagy will emphasize the NFL's policy of no social media through the end of postgame interviews after a live stream of the team's locker room Monday showed right guard Kyle Long standing naked in front of his locker....
02:26 2019-09-26

Soccer team apologizes for inviting stripper into locker room for celebration A Spanish soccer club was forced to apologize this week after a video surfaced of a stripper performing in the team’s locker room as players were celebrating its promotion to the Catalan Second Division....
17:39 2019-05-31

A Trove of FIFA Secrets, Locked Inside a New Jersey Storage Locker Chuck Blazer, whose cooperation led to the arrests of top FIFA officials, died in 2017. But he left behind materials that could implicate officials who have so far escaped punishment....
20:26 2019-05-28

Pictures posted of poor locker room conditions at Cholla High TUCSON – Reaction is rising on social media after pictures were released of poor conditions in the Varsity football locker room at Cholla High School. Assistant coach, Landon Wasson expressed concern on Twitter regarding the locker rooms. He wrote, “Both our Varsity and Freshman teams h...
09:39 2019-10-04

Napoli's Manager Blasts The State Of The Team's Half-Built Locker Rooms Following a summer of renovations at Napoli’s Stadio San Paolo—a project that forced the team to play its first two games of the season away from home—the stadium’s locker rooms are still not ready for use. Which has manager Carlo Ancelotti absolutely furious....
05:39 2019-09-13

Bucks locker room stays positive after season ends in East finals What I'm Hearing: Matt Velazquez of the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel describes the somber but upbeat mood in the Bucks locker room after being eliminated by the Raptors.        ...
12:01 2019-05-26

After LSU complaints about visiting locker room at Texas, Longhorns release temperature data After the LSU 45-38 loss to the Texas Longhorns on Saturday, the Tigers complained about the air conditioning situation in the visitors' locker room.       ...
16:00 2019-09-13

How to Hack Your Baby's Clothing Dressing an infant can be fun. Perhaps you have a drawer full of onesies with slogans such as: “Diaper loading. Please wait.” Hilarious. But it can be tricky at times, too. We’ve got some clever solutions to some common baby clothing challenges....
19:13 2019-07-23

Gently used clothing on sale at the TCC TUCSON – Just Between Friends is holding a Back to School sale at the Tucson Convention Center. It’s an opportunity for families to sell gently used maternity and children’s items. The goal is to give local family’s an opportunity to purchase items they need at an affordable ...
09:39 2019-08-23

The Best Labor Day Sales on Men's Clothing We’ve gone ahead and picked out a handful of the finest, flyest labor day sales from J.Crew, Ralph Lauren, Adidas, and more for your shopping pleasure....
01:00 2019-08-30

Can Kids Be Kids? 8-Year-Old Michigan Girl Banned From Picture Day for Her Colorful Braided Bun The last time we checked, people all over the world wear their hair in myriad styles—straight, curly, short, long, colored, braided, dreadlocked, etc.—and yet, children are inexplicably shielded from this in many schools, which continue to mandate their hairstyles. Arguably, these rules—which have, ...
23:00 2019-10-10

Latest Biden blunder: ‘Poor kids’ are just as bright as ‘white kids’ Gaffe-prone presidential hopeful Joe Biden put his foot in his mouth during an Iowa campaign stop on Thursday when he told a group of predominately Asian and Hispanic voters that “poor kids are just as bright, just as talented, as white kids.” Biden committed the stunning blunder while s...
06:52 2019-08-09

Biden says ‘poor kids’ just as bright as ‘white kids’ in latest gaffe Former Vice President Joe Biden, the 2020 Democratic primary frontrunner, made another gaffe Thursday when he told a crowd in Iowa that “poor kids are just as bright and talented as white kids.”...
14:00 2019-08-09

College Football Coach Accused Of Cramming 30 Players In One Apartment, Housing Others In Locker Room The athletic department of Pierce College is investigating head football coach Carlos Woods after a report from The Roundup News, a school publication, revealed that the coach had collected rent money from his players, and allowed four students to briefly live in the team locker room. Jose Cordova, ...
09:00 2019-10-11

President Locker-Room Talk Thinks Impeachment Is a 'Dirty, Filthy, Disgusting Word' President “Grab ‘em by the pussy” does find at least one word to be “dirty” and “filthy”—and no, it’s not “Russianprostituteurine.” It’s “impeachment.”...
20:52 2019-05-30

Dennis Rodman corrects 'For Better or Worse' doc over Madonna locker-room visit, Snipes' hair We're sure Dennis Rodman will love his ESPN 30 for 30 film "Rodman: For Better or Worse," once he watches it. But first, some corrections.        ...
22:00 2019-09-16

Maryland student, 15, pleads guilty to second-degree rape in HS locker room attack: report A 15-year-old from Maryland has pleaded guilty in juvenile court during a closed hearing Thursday to second-degree rape and attempted rape in a high school locker room attack police said involved a broomstick last fall, according to a report....
16:26 2019-06-07

Expletive-Laced Locker Room ‘Pep Talk’ Has LA Sparks GM Penny Toler in WNBA’s Sights The WNBA is looking into what was reportedly an expletive- and epithet-laden locker room “pep talk” given by Los Angeles Sparks general manager Penny Toler to her losing team during Game 2 of the WNBA playoffs....
09:39 2019-10-04

Chicago Bears' Tarik Cohen exposes teammate Kyle Long in locker room after win Chicago Bears running back Tarik Cohen gave his social media followers an incredibly intimate peek into his team’s locker room after their win over the Washington Redskins on Monday....
23:26 2019-09-25

Joe Biden Says ‘Poor Kids Are Just as Bright’ as ‘White Kids’ at Event for Asian and Hispanic Voters Joe Biden told a group of mostly Asian and Hispanic voters Wednesday that “poor kids are just as bright” as white children. The former vice president, who is known for verbal gaffes, made the remarks to the Asian & Latino Coalition in Des Moines, Iowa, where he is on a four-day campaign ...
14:52 2019-08-09

Kids aren't growing up: Shocking new poll says parents are killing kids' life skills The college admissions scandal can be linked with a pattern of over-parenting, The New York Times/Morning Consult poll shows.        ...
19:26 2019-09-24

Biden tells minority voters in Iowa that ‘poor kids’ are just as bright as ‘white kids’ The former vice president, who has a history of gaffes, sought quickly to recover while speaking at a town hall hosted by the Asian and Latino Coalition in Des Moines....
19:13 2019-08-09

A popular '90s book told kids how to save Earth with 'simple things.' Today's kids say more is needed A 1990s book told kids of the "simple things" to do to affect the environment. Today, many say bigger changes are needed to stop climate change.        ...
16:13 2019-09-20

Biden criticized after saying: 'Poor kids are as bright as white kids' Former vice-president’s remarks prompt criticism from left and right amid Democrat’s history of gaffesJoe Biden, the frontrunner for the Democratic nomination for president, found his record on race under scrutiny again on Friday after a gaffe on the campaign trail.“We should challenge students in t...
12:13 2019-08-10

Biden says ‘poor kids are just as bright and just as talented as white kids’ Former vice president and Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden arrives to walk in the Independence Fourth of July parade, Thursday, July 4, 2019, in Independence, Iowa. (AP Photo/Charlie Neibergall) By Adam Edelman Former Vice President Joe Biden told a crowd in Iowa Thursday that “poor kids ...
19:13 2019-08-09

The Most Essential Sims 4 Clothing Mods I can hardly keep up with clothing trends in real life, so it’s not surprising that four years after release, clothing in The Sims 4 feels a bit dated. If you’re also searching for the perfect pair of jeans for your Sim, check out some of the best mods for the clothing and body....
05:00 2019-05-29

THE US TELEHEALTH MARKET: The market, drivers, threats, and opportunities for incumbents and newcomers Business Insider Intelligence This is a preview of a research report from Business insider Intelligence, Business Insider's premium research service. To learn more about Business Insider Intelligence, click here.  Telehealth — the use of mobile technology to deliver health-related services, such...
04:39 2019-07-05

The US smart home market is finally entering the mass market after overcoming the chasm it sat in for the last few years BI Intelligence This is a preview of a research report from Business Insider Intelligence, Business Insider's premium research service. To learn more about Business Insider Intelligence, click here. The US smart home market has still yet to meet the expectations many observers had in the early part ...
22:39 2019-05-27

Los Angeles Sparks GM Penny Toler admits using racial slur in postgame locker room speech Sparks general manager Penny Toler told ESPN she used a racial slur in a postgame locker room tirade, although it was not directed at anyone.       ...
22:26 2019-10-03

The Most Popular Kids' Video Site in the World Isn't for Kids Children who do watch YouTube Kids tend to shift over to YouTube's main site before they hit 13, according to multiple people at YouTube familiar with the internal data....
18:26 2019-06-18

Joe Biden Says ‘Poor Kids’ Are Just as Bright as ‘White Kids’ Mr. Biden was speaking at a town hall hosted by the Asian & Latino Coalition in Des Moines when he made the remark, which he quickly sought to recover from....
16:00 2019-08-09

Find Out Which Clothing Brands Run Too Big or Small With This Chart At this point we’re all aware of vanity sizing—where certain brands alter clothing sizes to make us feel “better” about ourselves because we’re wearing a smaller size than usual. But whether you’re a fan or not, you have to admit that it makes buying clothing much harder than it should be. Nothing i...
23:39 2019-08-19

Top 10 Influencer Clothing Brands You Need in Your Closet This Summer We love these products, and we hope you do too. E! has affiliate relationships, so we may get a small share of the revenue from your purchases. Items are sold by the retailer, not E!. Who......
19:00 2019-08-06

The best Amazon Prime Day deals on clothing, shoes, and more We've found the best Amazon Prime Day sales for clothing, shoes, accessories, and more, including brands like Under Armour, Adidas, and J. Crew.       ...
20:00 2019-07-15

18 Stylish Men's Clothing Sales to Upgrade Your Fall Wardrobe Shopping for new fall threads is great. Even better: Saving *big* on new fall threads. Grab your new fave sweater, sneakers, or jacket at a steep discount....
08:26 2019-09-13

Save up to 70% on sneakers and clothing at Adidas — plus 7 other deals happening now Alyssa Powell/Business Insider We rounded up the eight best sales and deals happening online today, with savings on Adidas sneakers and clothing, Fossil watches and wallets, and home goods at Target. Deals in this article are subject to change throughout the day. The prices listed reflect the deal a...
00:26 2019-09-10

Outsight's 3D camera for autonomous cars can identify clothing and ice Outsight, a new company co-founded by former Withings CEO Cedric Hutchings, has unveiled a self-driving car camera with new types of sensing powers. The company's 3D Semantic Camera uses low-power shortwave infrared (SWIR) lasers that can scan hundre......
18:26 2019-09-17

Man who stole Jayme Closs’ clothing sentenced to probation BARRON, Wis. (AP) — A man who broke into the home of Jayme Closs after her parents were killed and she went missing has been sentenced to two years of probation. Thirty-three-year-old Kyle Jaenke-Annis earlier pleaded guilty to misdemeanor theft for stealing some of Closs’ clothing during the ...
22:39 2019-06-28

Shake that sleeve: German idioms with items of clothing Items of clothing feature in many popular German idioms. Find out more about exploding shirt collars and what Germans mean when they say "it's coat or pants to me."...
12:13 2019-09-04

Cashmere clothing company founder to list plush pad The founder of the chic cashmere company White + Warren, Susan White Morrissey, is about to list her downtown home for $3.45 million. In 2014, she paid $2.95 million for the two-bedroom corner unit on the eighth floor of the Urban Glass House at 330 Spring St. in Hudson Square. “I love renovat...
06:39 2019-08-22

How Much More Expensive Will Clothing Be Under Trump's China Import Tariffs? By now you may have heard that increasing tariffs on imports from China may impact the cost of everything from sneakers to patio furniture by up to 25%....
23:13 2019-06-06

Lord & Taylor is being sold to clothing rental service Lord & Taylor is being bought by a little-known, 7-year-old clothing rental service based in Silicon Valley. The oldest department store chain in the US will be sold by its current owner, Toronto-based Hudson’s Bay Co., to San Francisco-based Le Tote in a $100 million deal, the companies said on Wed...
06:26 2019-08-29

19 stores having incredible sales on clothing, shoes, and more this week It's time to budget some online shopping into your expenses this week, because we've found some amazing fashion deals at Reformation, Anthropologie, and more.       ...
06:39 2019-08-13

M&S clothing chief Jill McDonald's future in doubt The future of Marks & Spencer's clothing chief has been thrown into doubt amid suggestions that she may be on the verge of leaving the company after less than two years....
02:39 2019-07-11

Lord & Taylor is being sold to clothing-rental service Lord & Taylor, the oldest department store chain in the US, is being sold by its owner Hudson’s Bay Co. for $100 million to Le Tote, a fashion rental subscription service. Under the deal, San Francisco-based Le Tote will take over the operations at 38 Lord & Taylor stores and will take ownership of ...
17:39 2019-08-28

NYPD cop busted by mall cop for shoplifting $300 worth of clothing Sadokat Makhsudova, 24, was caught trying to steal four items of clothing from a JC Penney department store inside the Staten Island Mall in New Springville at about 4:30 p.m. Thursday, the sources said....
05:26 2019-08-18

Women’s Clothing Chain Dressbarn to Close its 650 Stores (NEW YORK) — Dressbarn, the women’s clothing chain that’s been around for nearly 60 years, is closing all 650 of its stores. The company’s chief financial officer, Steven Taylor, said Dressbarn has not been operating at an “acceptable level of profitability in todayR...
16:52 2019-05-21

Determine the Quality of a Clothing Item With This Cheat Sheet A question I get a lot from people who wear clothing is, “Where can I buy clothes that don’t cost too much, but won’t fall apart after the first wash?” As a former vintage clothing reseller and a long-time fashion podcaster, I’ve seen the good, the bad, and the very very ugly when it comes to clothi...
01:39 2019-07-24

20 stores having incredible sales on clothing, shoes, and more this week It's time to budget some online shopping into your expenses this week, because we've found some amazing fashion deals at Reformation, Nike, and more.       ...
20:52 2019-08-13

Pre-Owned Kia Stingers Are Already An Awesome Value It’s no secret that we like the Kia Stinger. It’s a fun, rear- or all-wheel drive four-door fastback with driving dynamics on par with a lot of German metal. And while new ones can be had with significant deals if you know where to look, the pre-owned 2018 models may be an even better value....
19:00 2019-10-01

Best 4K TV 2019: 8 awesome Ultra-HD TVs you need to see to believe It doesn't seem that long ago when 4K TVs were on our home entertainment wish-lists for the future. But now, they're something of a staple in a lot of homes with plenty of advanced models from the biggest tech brands hitting the market.So, if you want a fantastic quality picture, and have ...
15:52 2019-05-21

Combat Juggling Looks Awesome Hello! This week we spend too much money on Runescape, listen to some baby gators, run away from killer robots, play a new Zelda game and do a little combat juggling....
20:26 2019-09-21

Walmart discussed selling clothing brands Bonobos and Modcloth- Vox Walmart Inc has discussed the potential sale of its unprofitable clothing brands Bonobos and Modcloth with buyers, online news portal Vox reported https://www.vox.com/recode/2019/7/3/18716431/walmart-jet-marc-lore-modcloth-amazon-ecommerce-losses-online-sales on Wednesday, citing sources familiar wi...
15:13 2019-07-03

How Serena Williams' G.O.A.T Status Inspired Her Latest Clothing Collection Serena Williams' Fall 2019 clothing collection is serving up a master class in strength and sophistication. The tennis legend, who took E! News backstage exclusively at her New York......
05:13 2019-09-11

Engineers create self-powered clothing that can control your electronic devices Your shirt might soon be able to turn on the lights and music, in addition to wicking away bacteria and sweat, thanks to researchers from Purdue University....
18:39 2019-08-10

Kurt Cobain clothing line launched by rocker’s estate The Kurt Was Here collection features original artwork by the late Nirvana singer and was "hand-selected" and "curated" by his daughter, Frances Bean Cobain....
00:00 2019-09-10

Save on Vince Camuto Clothing and Shoes at Nordstrom Rack Vince Camuto is known for making sleek yet affordable styles, but today, Nordstrom Rack is bringing down the prices even further via a men’s and women’s clothing and shoe flash sales. Stock up on spring dresses, sandals, and more, and feel good knowing you look great and didn’t break the bank....
01:13 2019-07-10

Cruise packing list: Essential clothing and gear by destination Cruise Critic explains cruise ship dress codes and offers suggestions on what clothing, shoes and gear to pack based on destination.       ...
13:52 2019-10-09

Retail stocks surge after tariffs for clothing, footwear delayed Shares of retailers jumped Tuesday after the United States Trade Representative announced it was delaying proposed tariffs on clothing, footwear and a number of other items....
19:00 2019-08-13

Walmart discussed selling clothing brands Bonobos and Modcloth: Vox Walmart Inc has discussed the potential sale of its unprofitable clothing brands Bonobos and Modcloth with buyers, online news portal Vox reported https://www.vox.com/recode/2019/7/3/18716431/walmart-jet-marc-lore-modcloth-amazon-ecommerce-losses-online-sales on Wednesday, citing sources familiar w...
14:13 2019-07-03

Lord & Taylor Will Be Sold to Le Tote, a Clothing Rental Start-Up The takeover of a venerable department store is an opportunity, its buyer says, to expand its rental offerings — and a sign of retail’s seismic shifts....
02:00 2019-08-29

Misfits’ deal with clothing maker Outerstuff isn’t just about its esports teams Misfits Gaming's recent deal with clothing maker Outerstuff is about more than making gear for its teams -- it's about expanding the esports apparel market.Read More...
23:52 2019-07-18

The best Labor Day sales on tech, mattresses, clothing, and more that you can shop this weekend Alyssa Powell/Business Insider Labor Day is on Monday, September 2. You can take advantage of many end-of-summer and Labor Day sales through September 2 and beyond. See our full list of online sales across mattresses and bedding, home and kitchen, clothing and accessories, tech, and more below. S...
23:13 2019-09-02

Clothing resale site Poshmark suffers data breach Clothing resale site Poshmark has been hacked. Data from users in the US, including full names, usernames, genders, email addresses, hashed passwords, clothing size preferences and social media profile information, were accessed by "an unauthorized t......
17:00 2019-08-02

Man who stole Jayme Closs' clothing after she went missing is sentenced to probation A man who broke into the Wisconsin home of Jayme Closs weeks after her parents were gunned down and she disappeared was sentenced Wednesday to two years probation. ...
05:39 2019-06-29

Trade war: How tariffs on clothing, TVs and school supplies could affect you next week President Trump's tariffs are aimed more Chinese consumer goods starting Sunday. Clothing, TVs, lamb, pasta, glasses and pens are among products hit       ...
15:26 2019-08-30

I might never watch Netflix again unless I’m watching in this awesome new app You know how HBO’s slogan is “it’s not TV, it’s HBO”? That statement wasn’t just a slogan for so many years, it was the truth. HBO shows were in a league of their own, offering writing and production value that had no equal. These days, however, HBO isn’t wh...
02:13 2019-08-15

Your Ridiculously Awesome Porsche 911 GT3 RS Wallpapers Are Here As if Porsche’s big-wing widebody GT3 RS needed anything else to make it stand out, this car has received a sharp set of bright green accents, and I’ll be damned if it doesn’t look mean. I don’t think this car really needed anything more to be worthy of your attention, but if you’re going to have an...
00:26 2019-07-01

Your Ridiculously Awesome Nissan R34 GT-R Wallpapers Are Here This big brute R34 GT-R is clearly a Kaiju recently crawled out of the large body of water behind it to terrorize a nearby city, smushing tall buildings and throwing cars. We’ll never truly know the meaning of this destruction, as it will slowly sulk back into the ocean at the end of the movie, havi...
06:26 2019-05-27

12 companies with awesome employee perks Raymond Brown/Flickr Most companies offer benefits of some kind or another, including parental leave, health/medical insurance, and paid time off. Other companies, however, approach benefits and perks a little differently. Here are 12 companies with unique employee perks, from free burgers and book...
19:26 2019-08-16

Co-eds deck out their dorms to look awesome on Instagram Natalie Held wasn’t able to see her junior-year room at Boston University before moving in, so she found the floor plan through the university’s housing website and started plotting out her space weeks before moving. The 19-year-old student of political science, journalism and women’s studies from F...
04:26 2019-09-12

Five Awesome Sims YouTubers To Watch Playing The Sims can be a huge time sink—if you’re at all particular about building houses or the way your Sims look, you can spend at least an hour setting things up before you actually let the simulation begin. And that’s before you even get to things like Legacy Challenges, which are supposed to ...
05:39 2019-08-27

Pixel 4 is about to get an awesome new feature that the iPhone already has The Pixel 4 isn’t due to be released for several months, but Google’s upcoming flagship has been popping up in more and more leaks and rumors. We just saw Pixel 4 renders based on leaked design files as well as a leaked mold that seems to confirm the new Google phone will have a design s...
22:13 2019-06-12

Super Awesome Science Show: Me, myself and AI On this week's Super Awesome Science Show, we’re going to explore how AI is involved in health care and the pitfalls that prevent our complete acceptance of the technology in public health....
21:01 2019-06-04

Reminder: You Can Still Get Awesome Deals On A Kia Stinger The Kia Stinger is probably the coolest car to come from the Korean brand. Rear- or all-wheel drive, sharp looks and driving dynamics on par with much more expensive German stuff make it a compelling proposition. Even better is the fact that Kia continues to throw rebates on the hood to move units b...
21:13 2019-08-19

Will Smith has a new 'Fresh Prince'-themed clothing line. Smell you later, bad fashion. Will Smith knows we're all obsessed with '90s reboots. It might be why he starred in the live-action "Aladdin." But he's taking another stab at nostalgia-mongering, and this time, he's going home to Bel-Air....
09:13 2019-10-03

Major retailers are launching affordable clothing lines for children with disabilities Retailers are finding ways to create affordable clothing for children with disabilities. Kohl's Target, Tommy Hilfiger and Zappos have all launched lines in recent years....
21:13 2019-07-22

Nike was crowned teens' favorite clothing brand for the ninth year in a row — here's why Gen Z can't get enough Imeh Akpanudosen/Getty Images Nike dominated in Piper Jaffray's semi-annual survey of teen shopping habits, landing in the top spot in the favorite apparel and footwear categories, as well as coming in second only to Amazon in the favorite e-commerce site rankings. The athletic company is proving ...
17:13 2019-10-12

Vin + Omi team up with Prince Charles to launch clothing line made of nettles Unlikely collaboration results in ‘wispy, airy’ and sustainable fabric, made from Highgrove weedsWhat began with small talk between Prince Charles and the sustainable fashion pioneers Vin + Omi over a Victoria sponge will next month result in dresses made out of nettles from the prince’s Highgrove e...
04:13 2019-08-30

Quebec bans some public servants from wearing religious clothing, symbols The government of the Canadian province of Quebec passed legislation banning certain public employees, including teachers and judges, from wearing any religious symbolism....
00:00 2019-06-18

UPDATE 1-Walmart discussed selling clothing brands Bonobos and Modcloth- Vox Walmart Inc has discussed the potential sale of its unprofitable clothing brands Bonobos and Modcloth with buyers, online news portal Vox reported https://www.vox.com/recode/2019/7/3/18716431/walmart-jet-marc-lore-modcloth-amazon-ecommerce-losses-online-sales on Wednesday, citing sources familiar wi...
15:13 2019-07-03

Gabrielle Union designs baby clothing line in honor of her daughter The "Being Mary Jane" actress welcomed her baby girl in November 2018 and created a clothing line with New York & Company for her.        ...
15:26 2019-05-21

Barcelona police spare bathers' blushes with clothing 'robbery kits' Initiative particularly welcome among those who have clothes stolen on city’s nudist beachesPolice in Barcelona have handed out more than 100 emergency clothing kits to bathers who return from a swim to find everything they left on the beach has been stolen by the thieves who plague the city’s shore...
21:26 2019-08-25

Your Ridiculously Awesome Porsche 918 Spyder Wallpapers Are Here Danger: High Voltage! Porsche’s hybrid hypercar 918 Spyder was a shot of adrenaline that Porsche needed to convince consumers that hybrids aren’t boring. In that transition period between traditional sports cars and tech-forward monsters that are on the way came this wild machine. Of the big-three, ...
22:52 2019-06-16

Your Ridiculously Awesome Jaguar F-Type Wallpaper is Here It’s bad luck to come across a black cat, especially in a darkened alleyway. That’s doubly true for one with an aftermarket supercharger bolted to its V8. You just don’t want to put yourself in situations like that....
02:26 2019-08-04

People Complained About Stray Cat, So A Law Firm Did Something Awesome When a stray kitten in Brazil walked into the Order of Attorneys of Brazil building, seeking shelter from a storm, he instantly won over many of the employees. Unfortunately, some people soon started......
11:13 2019-09-27

There's an Awesome New Infinity Train Trailer, But You Have to Work for It Cartoon Network’s promising new animated series, Infinity Train, finally has a new full trailer. But, much like our science geek hero Tulip, solving a puzzle to watch it is part of the adventure. Read more......
06:00 2019-06-19

The Rivian R1T Electric Pickup Looks Awesome In Its New Blue The upcoming Rivian R1T is a packaging wonder and a promising start to the inevitable electric pickup truck wars, promising to put Ford, GM and Ram scrambling to catch up. We finally get to see it in something other than the boring silver color. Now it’s blue, and it’s a very good blue....
23:39 2019-09-30

Google Maps just got an awesome new feature I hope I’ll never have to use I’m sad to say I’ve never really considered what it means for a person with a serious vision impairment to get from point A to point B without being able to rely on what’s probably the most important basic human sense. That is, I never considered it until I saw Google’s new f...
18:13 2019-10-11

Your Ridiculously Awesome Datsun 240Z Wallpapers Are Here Who isn’t a fan of the first Japanese sports car to make a real impact on the American market? With a 2.4-liter six-cylinder, this car was like a front-engine Porsche 911 at a fraction of the price for its time. It was forward thinking, gorgeous, and lots of fun to drive. The 240Z deserves every bit...
21:00 2019-07-14

An awesome Pixel 4 feature you won’t find on the iPhone 11 might not be available to everyone Google will unveil the Pixel 4 in about a month, but we already know what the phone’s signature features will be. That’s thanks to Google, which went on record with Pixel 4 teasers and previews in the past few months, in an attempt to control all the leaks. The Pixel 4 will have a dual-l...
19:52 2019-09-05

Yes, there is a sport named pizza acrobatics (and it is awesome) If you've never heard of pizza acrobatics, welcome to the club. We asked pizza acrobatics megastar Tony Gemignani to explain how The Ocho's newest addition (12-1 p.m. ET, ESPN2) works....
18:52 2019-08-07

8 awesome hidden features in Windows 10 smartphones Microsoft recently launched its new high-end smartphones- Lumia 950 and Lumia 950 XL in India. Not only does this mark the release of a new set of flagships, the 950 and 950 XL also herald the official debut of Microsoft's latest mobile OS - Windows 10. With the Windows 10, Microsoft is attempt...
04:00 2019-08-08

Awesome Archer gives England advantage in third Test "Jofra Archer\u0027s first five-wicket haul in Test cricket put England in command on a weather-affected opening day of the third Ashes test at Headingley on Thursday as they bowled Australia out for 179."...
21:39 2019-08-22

Apple definitely needs to copy this awesome Pixel 4 feature Google will launch the Pixel 4 phones in less than two weeks, but the cat is out of the bag. With each passing day, we learn more details about the handsets, and the leaks are more thorough than last year. That’s because several people had access to the phone and were able to extract and inspe...
22:52 2019-10-04

Plus-size clothing chain Avenue is closing all 222 of its locations as the retail apocalypse continues Avenue Avenue is shutting down all of its 222 stores across the US. The plus-sized clothing brand announced it is closing stores across 33 states on Wednesday. Retailers have already announced more than 8,000 store closures so far in 2019, according to an analysis by Business Insider. Visit Busin...
19:26 2019-08-16

Duchess Meghan launches clothing line to support unemployed women looking for work The Duchess of Sussex is launching a clothing line to support a charity that helps unemployed women find work.        ...
18:52 2019-07-31

Missing Hawaii diver’s recovered clothing has evidence of shark attack, investigators say The clothing of a Hawaii man who went missing after a solo night dive earlier this month has been recovered showing evidence consistent with a shark attack, investigators said....
20:39 2019-10-13

Canada rights groups may appeal judge's decision not to stay ban on religious clothing Two Canadian civil rights organizations said on Thursday they have been allowed to appeal a Quebec judge's decision not to stay a provincial ban https://www.reuters.com/article/us-canada-quebec-religion/quebec-to-ban-public-workers-from-wearing-religious-symbols-idUSKCN1R923N on religiously affiliat...
20:39 2019-08-01

Clothing brand Hush sees rapid growth in backlash against fast fashion UK brand whose sales jumped 35% last year says it appeals to women not driven by trendsPrettyLittleThing and Missguided have hit the big time selling £5 dresses and £1 bikinis to the youth market but another online British brand, Hush, is expanding rapidly in a backlash against fast fashion.Sales at...
10:39 2019-08-26

6 safe and trusted places to shop for designer clothing, shoes, and bags online Farfetch/ Facebook Treating yourself to a luxury fashion item should be a fun experience, but sometimes you don't want to go into a store. Luckily, we have a world of online shopping at our fingertips. Understandably though, when you're spending a lot of money, you want to do your due diligence an...
22:39 2019-10-09

Hudson's Bay to sell Lord & Taylor for $100 million to clothing rental service Le Tote Le Tote will acquire Lord & Taylor's brand and intellectual property and assume operations of 38 stores, its digital channels and its inventory....
18:00 2019-08-28

10 awesome Galaxy Note 10 features you won’t find on any iPhone We seriously cannot tell you how happy we are that Samsung finally unveiled the Galaxy Note 10, Galaxy Note 10+, and Galaxy Note 10+ 5G. Apart from the fact that they’re fantastic new flagships that offer cutting-edge specs and killer features inside sleek all-screen hardware, we’re just...
17:26 2019-08-08

Super Awesome Science Show: Riding bikes On this week's 'Super Awesome Science Show,' we’re going to explore what has led to an increase in Canada's cycling population and how we might be able to become a cycling nation....
19:39 2019-08-27

Super Awesome Science Show: Ticked off by Lyme On this episode of the 'Super Awesome Science Show,' we talk about what Lyme disease is, how it's spread and how you can avoid getting bitten by ticks that carry the disease....
12:26 2019-06-18

Who remembers the awesome early ‘80s CBS show Windbreaker and Fern? Who remembers the awesome early ‘80s CBS show Windbreaker and Fern? It was about a guy who dressed like a Safeway night manager and this talking houseplant with ESP that was really a reincarnated Dutch wizard, and they’d go out and solve crimes in a very well-maintained Econoline? Why isn’t this on ...
22:39 2019-09-03

Teach Your Kid About Digital Safety With the 'Be Internet Awesome' Program As parents, we’re constantly urged to teach our kids about internet safety. It’s something we must do—this is clear. But Moms and dads need more guidance because let’s face it: We ourselves are also struggling to navigate the murky waters of the web. That’s why I’m liking the tools released by Googl...
05:13 2019-06-29

Multicamera film technology heralds awesome VR advance Volumetric capture uses many cameras to film an actor from all sides simultaneously. Software then splices the images into film scenes. Using VR goggles, you can walk around actors and see them from all sides....
03:39 2019-10-10

5 of the smartest people in AI teamed up to make awesome robots An all-star team consisting of five of the brightest minds in AI today revealed the launch of Robust.AI, a new startup devoted to revolutionizing the robotics industry. According to a job posting on the company’s website, the company intends to create robots that can navigate the real world with act...
02:52 2019-06-06

German circus replaced animals with holograms, and it’s awesome Ah, the circus. It’s a time-honored tradition, but the practice of training animals to do silly things for the amusement of youngsters is definitely old-fashioned, and there are many reasons why it’s not a popular as it once was. The treatment of circus animals is one of the biggest crit...
07:39 2019-06-07

The 2020 Land Rover Defender Is Finally Here And It Looks Awesome After being killed off a few years ago, Land Rover’s most legendary vehicle—the Defender—is back, and though it does not appear as off-road focused as the old machine, it still looks awesome. Here’s what you need to know about the 2020 Land Rover Defender....
13:52 2019-09-10

Someone rendered the PlayStation 5 based on earlier leaks, and it looks awesome A Sony patent found recently shows what can only be a gaming rig, and we soon learned the drawing wasn’t just a concept. According to a deleted tweet from a video game developer, it’s the PlayStation 5 dev kit’s actual design. While it’s too early to tell whether the dev kit ...
19:13 2019-08-23

Your Ridiculously Awesome Lancia Delta Integrale Wallpapers Are Here The Lancia Delta Integrale HF owned the hot hatch game in the late ‘80s and early ‘90s. With a couple hundred turbocharged horsepowers on tap and four driven wheels, this Group B homologation monster would really scoot. The driving experience is typically Italian, arms flailing and immensely passion...
06:26 2019-06-03

HP's Omen X 2S Is Proof Dual-Screen Laptops Can Be Awesome I admit I might have a problem because no matter where I am or what I’m doing, one screen just isn’t enough. At my desk at home and at work, I have dual monitors, and even when I’m sitting on my couch watching TV, I almost always have a phone or laptop open off to the side, checking emails, reading ...
13:26 2019-08-16

A Designer Sketched Up A Mid-Engined Mini Supercar And It's Actually Awesome We’ve spent a lot of time talking about mid-engined versions of cars we already know. First, it was the mid-engined Corvette. Then the mid-engined Camry. And now, an artist has brought us a mid-engined Mini....
11:00 2019-08-12

US paratroopers are headed to Afghanistan with these awesome drones that fit in their pockets US Army paratroopers with the 1st Battalion, 508th Parachute Infantry Regiment will deploy to Afghanistan this month with "Black Hornet" reconnaissance drones. These drones are small, lightweight surveillance assets that are small enough to fit in a soldier's pocket or on a utility belt. Filling the...
03:52 2019-07-08

Pre-E3 2019: Oculus wants you to paddle a stealth VR kayak—and it’s awesome Enlarge / Are you telling me you don't pack remote-detonation explosives, a dozen clips full of bullets, and a silenced pistol on your family kayak trip? Phantom: Covert Ops, a VR stealth game coming later this year to Oculus Quest and Oculus Rift, would like to have a word with your camping-trip or...
19:00 2019-05-21

The Moon Missions Gave Us Way More Awesome Technology Than You Realize Fifty years ago, American astronauts walked the moon, completing an incredible mission that, if we’re honest, was extremely unlikely to happen as soon as it did. And it was all possible because of incredible innovations, some of which paved the way for new tech in transportation. Here are a few of t...
23:52 2019-07-18

This is Samsung’s strangest smartphone design yet, and it’s kind of awesome For the creative minds charged with dreaming up new smartphone design concepts at Samsung, it would appear to be the case that no idea is ever deemed too strange or off-the-wall. Case in point: A new phone design the company has just patented that completely ignores the failure of Samsung’s pi...
16:13 2019-07-01

This Prime Day Audible deal is actually awesome for book lovers Audible, Amazon's audiobook subscription service, is available for new (and former) users for a crazy good price thanks to Prime Day.       ...
10:52 2019-07-14

Watch Some Totally Awesome Vintage Racing Live Right Now This year marks the inaugural running of the Sonoma Speed Festival. While it is a brand new event, I am stunned at both the level of preparation of the event, and the high quality of racing cars that have been hauled to wine country for a good bit of vintage motorsport. And the best part is, you can...
20:52 2019-06-01

Kids aren't growing up: Shocking new poll says parents are killing kids' life skills The college admissions scandal can be linked with a pattern of over-parenting, The New York Times/Morning Consult poll shows.       ...
15:26 2019-05-21

Scott Disick Unveils His "Talentless" Clothing Brand & One Kardashian Family Member Isn't So Impressed Kris Jenner's mom is a tough sell! Grandma MJ and Scott Disick's sweet friendship continues in this clip from Sunday's Keeping Up With the Kardashians, which sees the pair......
21:00 2019-05-31

As druglord Joaquin Guzman got life in prison, his daughter launched her El Chapo clothing line As druglord Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman was learning Wednesday he won't likely ever see freedom again, his daughter launched a clothing line in Mexico that hinges heavily on the legacy and lore surrounding her father....
23:13 2019-07-17

Iran not backing down, says top US commander THE THREAT REMAINS: The top commander of U.S. forces in the Persian Gulf region says the threat from Iran that prompted the deployment of reinforcements to the area has not diminished....
13:52 2019-06-07

'He lost the locker room': High school football coach quits after player protest Taylor County (Florida) players had several issues with Maurice Belser that they voiced in a one-on-one meeting before it boiled over Sunday night.       ...
18:13 2019-08-19

Hamilton predicts “awesome” Formula 1 three-team fight in Japan Lewis Hamilton thinks Formula 1 has the prospect of an "awesome" Japanese Grand Prix because he has "no idea" which of Mercedes, Ferrari or Red Bull will be quickest...
16:13 2019-10-09

Google Photos just got an awesome feature that makes it a must-have Android and iPhone app Google Photos is easily one of the best apps you could have installed on your phone, especially if it’s an Android device, and especially a specific type of Android that comes with unlimited storage. Even if you prefer a different cloud or storage device for your photos, you should still consi...
18:00 2019-08-23

The Lotus Evija EV Hypercar Promises Almost 2000 Horsepower, Awesome Looks We’ve had teases, a name reveal, and plenty of speculation about what it’ll be, and now the Lotus Evija, which Lotus says will have almost 2,000 horsepower and more than 1,200 pound-feet of torque, is with us....
23:52 2019-07-16

People are saying Samsung’s awesome Galaxy Note 10 promo is gone, but you can still get it if you hurry Samsung last week quietly kicked off a reservation promotion for the upcoming Galaxy Note 10 series. At the time, we told you that you had time to reserve your Note 10 until August 7th, which is when the phone will be unveiled. We also said Samsung included a couple of exciting perks in this reserva...
19:13 2019-08-01

Awesome images of a volcanic eruption on Jupiter’s moon Io Back in 2007, NASA’s New Horizons flew by the most volcanically active world in our solar system, Jupiter’s third-largest moon Io. While there, it caught Io’s Tvashtar volcano shooting out a 200-mile-high plume.       ...
17:52 2019-08-20

'Old-fashioned awesome' – readers pick their favourite art of the 21st century After we published our chart of the best art since 2000, you sent in your thoughts and suggestions, from price-slash Banksys to Yayoi Kusama’s oblivion‘A very accessible broad look at how art affects us’: DietBoke Continue reading......
18:13 2019-09-24

Ex-Lok Sabha Speaker Compliments Sushma Swaraj's "Awesome Memory" Former Lok Sabha Speaker Sumitra Mahajan on Wednesday remembered Sushma Swaraj as the MP who with her oratory skills and photographic memory used to make Opposition members nervous in Parliament....
17:13 2019-08-07

11 awesome deals you can get from Wayfair’s big living room sale Save big on a variety of living room furnishings from Wayfair's “Everything Living Room” sale.        ...
23:26 2019-05-29

Tarek El Moussa Confirms Heather Rae Young Is His Girlfriend: "She's Awesome" A new woman has finally captured Tarek El Moussa's heart. The 37-year-old, known for his and ex-wife Christina Anstead's HGTV show Flip or Flop and his new digital series......
06:52 2019-08-09

Escape impending winter with eight awesome fall travel deals Summer is nearly pushing up daisies amid autumn’s cruel mutiny. Time to Netflix and chill — er, literally and meteorologically. Then again … while the plebes are content to just jacket up and rake in their lawn-shrouding leaves, the savvy can break out the Bermudas and rake in travel dea...
10:39 2019-09-21

Want to regrow organs and defy cancer? Just copy these awesome animals Creatures with incredible superpowers including the ability to survive being frozen and suffocated and resist ageing could revolutionise medicine, space travel and even war...
14:39 2019-10-11

Netflix is finally testing an awesome new feature we’ve wanted for so long Watching Netflix at work is an actual thing, and it’s no surprise considering the streaming service is available on just about every device you can imagine. You don’t need to play your favorite TV shows at your workstation, you can just do it on a phone or tablet. But wouldn’t it b...
21:39 2019-06-21

The first Heavy Metal Knitting World Championship was as awesome as it sounds Knitting is fun for some people; heavy metal, same—but you wouldn’t imagine that that particular Venn diagram contained a lot of overlap. Nevertheless, the two disparate pursuits recently combined for the first Heavy Metal Knitting World Championship....
23:13 2019-07-18

9 awesome features of G Suite that Google wishes more people knew about G Suite has grown into a very powerful productivity and collaboration offering. We were curious about what features Google loves that many of us haven't noticed. Here we spotlight nine powerful features you may have missed that are sure to save you time and frustration....
03:39 2019-08-27

This awesome ‘Stranger Things’ Easter Egg might make you shed a few tears If you haven’t watched the third season of Stranger Things yet, it’s definitely worth moving to the top of your watch list. The third season is arguably the best of the entire series, which is impressive given how great the first two seasons were. Even with familiar plot lines and charac...
08:13 2019-07-23

These awesome Prime Day deals just started—and they'll sell out soon From brands like KitchenAid and Anker, these are the best Amazon Prime Day Lightning deals that you can still get.       ...
01:13 2019-07-17

J.J. Watt did something awesome to help a young student get a better grade on class project The Texans star took time to film a commercial for "Energy Chips" in hopes the student will get a better grade on a project.        ...
15:26 2019-05-22

Bollinger Has Some Awesome Mods Planned For Its Upcoming Electric Truck While I know we’re getting an all-new Land Rover Defender soon, I can’t help but feel like the upcoming all-electric Bollinger B1 and B2 SUV and truck are the real spiritual successor to the original Defender—and these new available modifications are only more convincing....
01:13 2019-07-04

Giants’ locker room doubles as a game room There are game rooms in Catskills resorts not as well-appointed as the Giants’ locker room at their team practice and training facility. The distinctive sound of a paddle hitting a light, hollow ball meant there was pingpong being played Wednesday as the Giants began their heavy preparation for Sund...
14:26 2019-09-05

Report: The Rockets Are All Fed Up With Each Other With the Warriors severely depleted heading into next season, it stands to reason that the Houston Rockets are as well-positioned as any other team to take advantage and end the Warriors’ five-year Finals run. After all, they’ve been the only Western Conference team to seriously push Golden State, a...
20:26 2019-06-17

Conservative firebrand Tomi Lahren admitted her 'Freedom' clothing line is not made in America after backlash Colin Young-Wolff/Invision/AP Fox News commentator Tomi Lahren announced Friday that her "Freedom" athleisure line is not made in the United States. Lahren responded to the widespread backlash a week after she announced the line, which she said is for customers that are "proud of the country they l...
23:13 2019-08-31

Duchess, Editor, Designer? Meghan Markle Announces a Clothing Line to Benefit Working Women Just when we thought new parents were sleep-deprived enough (oh, wait—most new parents don’t have a small army of English nannies), Meghan, Duchess of Sussex is already back at work. Her son, Archie Harrison Mountbatten Windsor, is barely three months old yet (and Prince Harry recently revealed that...
19:39 2019-08-01

How to Avoid Backing Bad Crowdfunding Projects Kickstarter and Indiegogo are home to some of the most innovative tech ideas around, and there’s plenty of choices if you’re looking to invest in something cool, useful, or cutting-edge. Just before you part with your hard-earned cash, though, we’ve got some warning signs and red flags to help you t...
20:26 2019-10-07

| Robson backing for under-fire Solskjaer Bryan Robson says believes that the Red Devils' focus on promoting youth this season means that manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer will be given time to turn things around....
01:00 2019-10-13

The U.S. and Iran Are Backing Down From a Fight, Rhetorically The U.S. and Iran moved to defuse rising tensions Friday after a tense 24 hours in which the world waited to see if President Donald Trump would authorize military action for a shoot-down of a Navy drone. In a string of four morning tweets, Trump said he called off launching airstrikes on three site...
00:39 2019-06-22

Boris Johnson’s ‘Awesome Foursome’ U.K. Tour Highlights Brexit Rancor After visiting Scotland and Wales, Mr. Johnson ended a three-day tour of the U.K. in Northern Ireland, amid more warnings of what Brexit could bring....
09:26 2019-08-01

Scientists move one step closer to explaining why Komodo dragons are so awesome Komodo dragons are incredible animals. They’re lizards, but they have a number of unique tweaks to their chemistry that gives them advantages often only seen in mammals. To figure out how these large predators arrived at their current state, researchers dove into their genes. The study, which ...
22:13 2019-07-31

Nestlé's answer to the plant-based meat craze: The Awesome Burger If you turn off Highway 1 at just the right spot in Moss Landing, California, past fruit stands, roadside cafes and artichoke farms, you may catch a sudden whiff of bacon. It's surprising, because this exit leads to the headquarters of the vegetarian meal company Sweet Earth, where bacon — at least ...
19:13 2019-09-30

BT's awesome freebie-fuelled fibre broadband deal ends on Thursday If your broadband contract is coming to an end and you need to get it sorted (what a bore!) then BT Broadband has got something very interesting up its sleeve for you. The provider has really made a habit of including some high-end freebies with its fibre broadband deals, and those currently availab...
20:52 2019-05-22

Snooki Shares the ''Disgusting'' and ''Awesome'' Details of Giving Birth to Her Third Child "My whole entire yoga pants were soaked when I got to the hospital." Snooki is sharing the good, the bad and the ugly side of giving birth. The Jersey Shore star and her......
05:52 2019-06-07

Someone Made An Awesome Final Fantasy VII Remake Boss Fight In Dreams After an exciting showing at this year’s E3, hype around the Final Fantasy VII remake could not be higher. Its mix of classic storytelling and revamped combat shows a lot of promise. However, there’s been no demo in sight. In the meantime, one intrepid Dreams player has crafted an intense Final Fant...
00:26 2019-07-20

Giveaway! The awesome Kodak Printomatic camera will print your photos instantly This giveaway event is open to United States residents only.It's usually all phones all the time for us here at PhoneArena, but every once in a while, a cool gadget comes along that we just can't help but share with our beautiful readers.The latest one in this series is the awesome Kodak ......
17:26 2019-05-21

Nestle claims its plant-based Awesome Burger is healthier than rivals Beyond Meat and Impossible Foods are about to have some major competition. Nestle's Sweet Earth is prepping the Awesome Burger, another take on plant-based hamburgers. The veggie mix (which includes yellow peas and wheat) should have largely realisti......
02:13 2019-06-04

Sources: Rockets making CP3, others available Houston GM Daryl Morey is making all players and picks available in talks, league sources tell ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski, and even Chris Paul could be moved in the right deal....
20:26 2019-05-29

Untangling the web of the Rockets, the NBA and China Outrage spread in China after the Houston Rockets’ general manager tweeted support for Hong Kong protesters. Here’s the NBA’s relationship with China, explained....
07:00 2019-10-08

Meghan Markle wore a chic $154 button-up shirt from her new clothing line for her first royal engagement since giving birth REUTERS Meghan Markle wore an outfit from her own clothing line at its official launch on Thursday. The Duchess of Sussex unveiled Smart Set, a workwear-inspired clothing range in partnership with Marks & Spencer, John Lewis, Jigsaw, and Misha Nonoo. The royal wore a $154 button-up shirt with a p...
12:52 2019-09-14

Trump isn’t backing down in battle with ‘Squad’ Dems President Trump on Tuesday launched a fresh round of attacks on four “radical left” freshman female lawmakers, asking why Democrats didn’t rush to “rebuke” what he called their “disgusting” comments. ​”The Democrat Congresswomen have been spewing some of the most vile, hateful, and disgusting ...
11:13 2019-07-17

Chad Wheeler not backing down from Giants’ job battle: ‘Still here’ The flowing hair of Chad Wheeler escapes out the back of his helmet and falls haphazardly onto his shoulders. It is a considerable length yet not the scraggly locks he longs to have. To locate the hirsute appearance he truly craves, look no further than Mike Remmers, who sports a reddish facial grow...
04:00 2019-06-03

FCA may improve Renault merger bid to win French backing Fiat Chrysler is discussing with Renault an improved merger offer that would see the combined company's operations headquartered in France and the French state granted a seat on its board, sources told Reuters....
05:13 2019-06-03

Fed's Powell, in Trump's crosshairs, gets backing from Congress Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell came to Capitol Hill on Wednesday with two goals: cementing the case for an interest rate cut at the end of this month, and bolstering his own congressional wall of protection against a president who has made a daily habit of Fed bashing unseen since the 1970s....
20:00 2019-07-10

Congressman claims he was indicted for backing Trump A California congressman charged with using campaign donations to fund personal expenses and extramarital affairs claims he was targeted by liberal prosecutors for supporting Donald Trump for president....
22:13 2019-06-27

Already an Awesome HBCU, Spelman College Receives Funding for STEM Center; Becomes Awesomer Spelman College, the all-women historically black college located in Atlanta, was recently ranked as the best historically black college or university (HBCU) by U.S. News & World Report. Well, it looks like that train of black excellence will not be slowing down any time soon. The college recent...
22:52 2019-09-09

Gamechanger Audio’s analog synth uses drone motors to create awesome music In a time where most musical advancements seem to come in the form of software tricks, it’s refreshing to see a product with a new kind of analog hardware. That’s what Gamechanger Audio delivers with its new Motor Synth, an analog electro-mechanical synthesizer that uses drone motors as oscillators ...
02:26 2019-06-13

Watch this man casually turn Amazon boxes into awesome, anime-inspired weaponry As an online shopper, recycling cardboard boxes is probably the most annoying (but necessary) routines to engage in. You’ve got the joy of opening something you just bought from a multi-billion dollar corporation, but the onus is on you, the customer, to clean up its mess. You’re then met with a the...
03:13 2019-09-14

Chick-fil-A employee climbs down storm drain to retrieve customer's phone: 'One awesome guy' Chick-fil-A has been voted America’s favorite, cleanest and most polite fast food chain – and now, it might have clinched another victory as most helpful....
17:00 2019-10-09

AP Source: Westbrook going to Rockets for Paul A person with knowledge of the situation says the Oklahoma City Thunder have traded Russell Westbrook to the Houston Rockets for Chris Paul and draft picks. The move will reunite Westbrook with former Thunder teammate James Harden. (July 12)       ...
21:13 2019-07-15

Rockets hit hotel in Libyan capital Rockets hit a luxury hotel in Libya’s capital, Tripoli, early on Friday in an attack the internationally recognized government blamed on eastern forces trying to capture the city....
08:39 2019-05-24

Brexit: Corbyn under pressure to clarify backing for second vote Facing a Boris Johnson premiership, Labour shadow cabinet to debate its stanceJeremy Corbyn’s shadow cabinet is set to debate Brexit on Monday, as the prospect of a Boris Johnson premiership accelerates Labour’s drift towards supporting a second referendum.Corbyn is coming under renewed pressure to ...
20:39 2019-06-14

Pak Minister Loses Cool When Asked To Name 58 Nations Backing Them On J&K Pakistan Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi lost his cool on being asked to name the 58 countries that Prime Minister Imran Khan commended for backing Islamabad on its stance on the Kashmir issue......
11:39 2019-10-04

GSK's over-the-counter nicotine oral spray gets FDA panel backing An independent expert panel to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration on Wednesday recommended approval of GlaxoSmithKline Plc's over-the-counter nicotine oral spray that aims to help smokers quit their addiction....
06:13 2019-09-19

Trump accuses China of backing away from trade deal President Trump claimed Wednesday that the U.S. had a trade deal with China mostly complete in late April before Beijing tried to walk back concessions it made during the talks. Beijing has denied that it ever made the concessions and reportedly views the claim as an insult....
04:39 2019-06-13

Donald Trump offers his backing to Boris Johnson to become PM US president says Conservative party leadership frontrunner will ‘straighten out’ BrexitDonald Trump has offered his backing to Boris Johnson, the frontrunner to become the UK’s prime minister next week, saying he will succeed in pushing through Brexit.The US president, who has been heavily critical...
22:13 2019-07-19

Warren Probes Apollo and KKR on Backing For-Profit Colleges Elizabeth Warren is demanding answers from private-equity firms about their investments in for-profit colleges, the latest push by a high-profile Washington lawmaker to investigate how buyout firms affect the public....
19:13 2019-09-19

Facebook's Libra currency will get half its backing from the US dollar Facebook was quick to promise that its Libra cryptocurrency would have the stability of real-world money behind it, but whose money will dominate? It's now particularly clear. Facebook sent a letter to German politician Fabio De Masi explaining tha......
08:13 2019-09-23

Bernie Sanders inches toward backing impeaching Trump Sen. Bernie Sanders on Wednesday inched closer to supporting impeachment proceedings against President Donald Trump, saying "it may be time" for the House Judiciary Committee to determine whether to start the process.“I do understand where House members are coming from. And you've got this guy who i...
04:00 2019-05-23

Arizona family in police confrontation gets backing from Jay-Z group A philanthropy affiliated with Jay-Z's Roc Nation, said it is offering support an Arizona family after a confrontation with police in Phoenix last month following an alleged shoplifting incident....
20:00 2019-06-17

WSJ: Facebook's cryptocurrency finds backing from PayPal and Uber Facebook has secured some pretty big backers for Project Libra, according to The Wall Street Journal. PayPal, Uber, Visa and Mastercard are reportedly investing around $10 million each in the social network's cryptocurrency. Other investors include S......
10:26 2019-06-14

Michael Sheen: Why I’m backing Cardiff’s Homeless World Cup Hollywood actor hopes tournament can help highlight poverty in WalesMichael Sheen, star of Good Omens and Masters of Sex, is this weekend preparing for his next, possibly most challenging role. But his latest production will play out on football pitches in Cardiff, not on TV screens.The award-winnin...
13:39 2019-07-13

U.S. wins backing for tariffs on Europe in Airbus clash The United States won approval on Wednesday to slap import tariffs on $7.5 billion worth of European goods over illegal EU subsidies handed to Airbus, threatening to trigger a tit-for-tat transatlantic trade war as the global economy falters....
20:00 2019-10-02

Papua New Guinea signals backing of Total LNG deal Papua New Guinea signalled on Sunday it was backing a previously agreed liquefied natural gas (LNG) deal with French oil major Total SA PA>, although it said that some terms still needed negotiating....
12:52 2019-08-04

Visa, Mastercard reconsider backing Facebook's Libra: WSJ Visa , Mastercard Inc and other key financial partners may reconsider their involvement in Facebook Inc's cryptocurrency, Libra, the Wall Street Journal reported on Tuesday, citing people familiar with the matter....
06:39 2019-10-02

Tech investor backing bid to buy W magazine from Condé Nast Tech investor Eric Crown is backing a bid by Marc Lotenberg, chief executive of Surface Media, to buy glossy fashion title W magazine from Condé Nast, according to a well-placed source. Crown, a prominent GOP donor who heads Tempe, Ariz.-based AZ Crown Investments, did not return a call or e-mail se...
05:39 2019-05-25

Tuvalu changes PM, adds to concerns over backing for Taiwan in Pacific Parliament in the tiny South Pacific country of Tuvalu elected a new prime minister on Thursday, making a change that analysts say could give China a chance to further undermine Taiwan in a region that has been a pillar of support....
16:00 2019-09-19

Trump: Iran 'better be careful' after backing away further from nuclear deal President Trump lobbed a strong warning to Iran on Sunday after the rogue nation announced it had ratcheted up its uranium enrichment beyond the limit allowed by the 2015 nuclear deal with world powers....
08:39 2019-07-08

Why aren't Hong Kong's protesters backing down? – podcast Millions of people have taken to the streets over the past three weeks in opposition to an extradition law. The Guardian correspondent Emma Graham-Harrison discusses covering the demonstrations and what could happen next. Plus: Angie Zelter on why she doesn’t regret being arrested at an Extinction R...
18:39 2019-06-27

AOC's Dem rival, Joe Crowley, now backing candidate against hers in New York DA race Former U.S. Rep. Joe Crowley may get his revenge by proxy on Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez in a district attorney race -- after being embarrassingly dethroned last year....
13:52 2019-06-21

F1 drivers warned about backing-off Monza qualifying tactics Formula 1 drivers have been told by FIA race director Michael Masi not to use unnecessary backing-off tactics in qualifying at Monza, as they will risk receiving a grid penalty...
14:00 2019-09-07

BJP Set To Clinch A Rajya Sabha Seat From Odisha With BJD Backing The Bharatiya Janata Party on Friday named Ashwini Baishnab, a former bureaucrat, as its candidate for the Rajya Sabha bypolls in Odisha, with the state's ruling Biju Janata Dal also announcing its......
00:13 2019-06-22

Facebook's Libra cryptocurrency loses backing from PayPal A few days after the Wall Street Journal suggested that some companies announced as initial backers for Facebook's cyptocurrency were reconsidering support, PayPal has announced it will end its participation in the Libra Association. Founding members......
02:00 2019-10-05

Visa, Mastercard reconsider backing Facebook's Libra -WSJ Visa, Mastercard Inc and other key financial partners may reconsider their involvement in Facebook Inc's cryptocurrency, Libra, the Wall Street Journal reported on Tuesday, citing people familiar with the matter....
05:39 2019-10-02

Tory rebels not backing down in face of PM's sacking threat Conservative rebels say they have not been fazed by Boris Johnson's "back me or be sacked" threat and will support efforts to block a no-deal Brexit....
17:52 2019-09-02

Trump criticizes Ford for backing Calif. mpg plan Last month, Ford, Honda, BMW and Volkswagen reached a voluntary agreement with California on fuel efficiency rules, defying Trump and his administration's effort to strip the state of the right to fight climate change by setting its own standards....
07:52 2019-08-22

Caf Ex-Co 'almost unanimous' in backing move to bring in Samoura - Pinnick Caf's Ex-Co was 'almost unanimous' in backing the move to bring in Fifa's Fatma Samoura to work with the African football body, according to the head of Nigeria's FA, Amaju Pinnick....
09:26 2019-07-18

Dennis Rodman corrects 'For Better or Worse' doc over Madonna locker-room visit, Snipes' hair We're sure Dennis Rodman will love his ESPN 30 for 30 film "Rodman: For Better or Worse," once he watches it. But first, some corrections.        ...
13:13 2019-09-12

Amazon is spoiling dads with awesome deals on Fire tablets, Kindles, and Echo devices If you didn't find what you were looking for on Amazon's roster of Fire, Kindle, and Echo devices discounted earlier this week in refurbished condition or you simply didn't feel comfortable buying a refurb, now's your chance to save quite a bit of money on some of the e-commerce giant's most popular...
03:00 2019-06-10

The future is dirty, Spock is annoying, and Picard gives awesome hugs in new set of Star Trek trailers It’s Star Trek’s time to shine at New York Comic-Con today—even if some of that shininess comes in the form of a pretty dirty future. That’s the major takeaway from the latest teaser for the third season of the franchise’s current flagship show, Discovery, which sees Michael Burnham and pals apparen...
21:26 2019-10-05

Neo-Nazi Sentenced to 21 Months in Prison For Sharing Video of Mosque Massacre and Calling it 'Awesome' Philip Arps was sentenced in a New Zealand court today for sharing video of the Christchurch massacre, a terrorist attack on two mosques that killed 51 people on March 15. Arps, who has compared himself favorably to Adolf Hitler’s deputy Rudolf Hess, pleaded guilty to two counts of sharing the video...
11:13 2019-06-18

Sources: Rockets, D'Antoni close to extension Rockets owner Tilman Fertitta has agreed to eliminate the buyout language that had derailed extension talks with coach Mike D'Antoni, and the two sides are near an agreement, sources told ESPN....
20:52 2019-06-08

Carmelo Anthony on Rockets breakup: ‘I didn’t like how that went down’ Ten-time NBA All-Star Carmelo Anthony needed to get some things off of his chest. ESPN’s Stephen A. Smith said that Anthony requested a one-on-one interview Friday on “First Take” in which he candidly discussed his short-lived tenures with the Thunder and Rockets, as well as potential re...
22:39 2019-08-02

Rockets' Tucker withdraws from Team USA camp P.J. Tucker said he twisted his left ankle twice during Team USA practices, and the Rockets forward thought it best to withdraw from consideration for the World Cup roster....
02:13 2019-08-17

NBA round-up: Favors, Jazz rout Rockets "Derrick Favors recorded a double-double off the bench, and Joe Ingles helped\r\nshoulder the early load on offense as the Utah Jazz continued their strong\r\nplay with a 118-91 demolition of the Houston Rockets on Thursday in Salt Lake\r\nCity."...
14:33 2019-05-21

Basketball's NBA under fire over Rockets' twitter furore The National Basketball Association came under fire on Monday for its response to a tweet by a Houston Rockets official in support of Hong Kong protests for democracy, the latest overseas business to run afoul of political issues in China....
09:39 2019-10-07

Rocket Lab will reuse its rockets by catching them with a helicopter SpaceX won't be the only company reusing its rockets for payload deliveries. Rocket Lab has unveiled plans to recover the first stage of its Electron vehicle. The strategy's first phase will have Rocket Lab recovering the stage from the ocean and r......
12:26 2019-08-07

Sources: Rockets, Gordon reach $54.5M deal Houston Rockets guard Eric Gordon has agreed to a three-year, $54.5 million contract extension that will take him through the 2022-23 season, league sources told ESPN...
14:39 2019-08-31

Championship or bust for Rockets after huge trade What I'm Hearing: USA TODAY Sports' Trysta Krick caught up with the Rockets at Summer League after the blockbuster trade for Russell Westbrook. While there were some mixed feelings, the message was clear: it's championship or bust in Houston.       ...
20:26 2019-07-12

|Rockets,racehorses,riflecollections:Hobbiesofthesuper-rich Gordy & Sons Outfitters in Houston stocks almost anything an outdoors enthusiast could want, from a knife inlaid with 45 000-year-old woolly mammoth tusk fossil to a with a stock made of fine-grained walnut. The knife costs about R22 500 while the rifle costs R3.6m....
08:39 2019-09-14

Sources: OKC trades Russ to Rockets for Paul The Oklahoma City Thunder have agreed to trade Russell Westbrook to the Houston Rockets for Chris Paul, first-round picks in 2024 and 2026, and pick swaps in 2021 and 2025, league sources told ESPN....
02:52 2019-07-12

So, Yeah, The Rockets Really Did Not Want Chris Paul Anymore Please allow me to spoil the various blogs picking out the winners and losers of Thursday night’s blockbuster trade sending Russell Westbrook to the Houston Rockets in exchange for Chris Paul and some draft goodies. The loser is Chris Paul, who had his ass kicked....
05:13 2019-07-12

Rockets tried dumping Chris Paul onto Knicks As the Chris Paul-James Harden feud tears up the Rockets, the Knicks refused an offer from Houston for Chris Paul, per The Ringer. Trading Paul, who is in the second year of a massive four-year $160 million deal, would open up much needed cap space for the Rockets — as well as alleviate the re...
23:52 2019-06-19

Dem rivals rebuke Biden for not backing abortion rule repeal Joe Biden is under fire from his Democratic presidential rivals and women's rights advocates for his contorted defense of a decades-old prohibition on federal money paying for abortions....
21:52 2019-06-05

Cuomo — at odds with AOC — defends backing Katz in Queens DA race Gov. Andrew Cuomo defended his endorsement of Melinda Katz for Queens District Attorney in a proxy battle with Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, who is backing an insurgent Democratic socialist candidate, Tiffany Caban....
07:52 2019-06-05

Charlotte lawmakers float backing out of hosting Republican convention The odds are extremely slim, but some leaders in Charlotte, North Carolina are holding out hope that the city might be able to find a way to back out of their agreement with the Republican National Committee to host the GOP’s presidential nominating convention next summer....
02:39 2019-07-24

Ajit Pai works to cap funding for rural and poor people, gets GOP backing Enlarge (credit: Getty Images | metamorworks) The Federal Communications Commission has preliminarily voted to cap spending on the FCC's Universal Service programs, which deploy broadband to poor people and to rural and other underserved areas. The party-line vote was criticized by the FCC's two D...
16:13 2019-06-04

Xiaomi reportedly disbands Mi VR team, but Facebook is still backing Oculus Go A report claims that Facebook's development partner for Oculus Go, Xiaomi, has laid off the dozen-person team responsible for Go's twin, the Mi VR headset.Read More...
03:13 2019-08-06

Trump appeals ruling backing subpoenas for bank records NEW YORK (AP) — Lawyers for President Donald Trump are appealing a judge’s refusal to block congressional subpoenas seeking some of his financial records. An official notice of appeal was filed Friday in federal court in New York City. U.S. District Judge Edgardo Ramos had ruled this week that...
21:00 2019-05-24

Solskjaer Happy With Manchester United Backing, Expects More New Signings Ole Gunnar Solskjaer is happy with the recruitment of Aaron Wan-Bissaka and Daniel James in a change of strategy in the transfer market, focused on younger British players....
08:26 2019-07-06

Exclusive: FCA discusses improved Renault merger bid to win French backing Fiat Chrysler is discussing a Renault special dividend and stronger job guarantees in a bid to persuade the French government to back its proposed merger between the carmakers, sources close to the discussions said....
21:00 2019-06-02

UPDATE 1-Visa, Mastercard reconsider backing Facebook's Libra -WSJ Visa, Mastercard Inc and other key financial partners may reconsider their involvement in Facebook Inc's cryptocurrency, Libra, the Wall Street Journal reported on Tuesday, citing people familiar with the matter....
05:39 2019-10-02

First gay couple to play Wimbledon doubles call for backing from the sport Alison van Uytvanck and Greet Minnen say support for same-sex relationships in tennis would help male playersThe first openly gay couple to team up in the doubles at Wimbledon have urged more people in the game to express their support for same-sex relationships, saying it would help more players – ...
00:26 2019-07-04

Boeing seen winning renewed backing from 737 buyer at air show: source Boeing may win a significant reconfirmation of support from a buyer of the 737 MAX passenger jet at the Paris Airshow on Tuesday, an industry source said....
17:39 2019-06-18

First peanut allergy therapy gets backing from U.S. regulators' expert advisers A U.S. Food and Drug Administration advisory panel on Friday recommended approving the first therapy for peanut allergies, which affect over 1.6 million children in the United States, despite raising concerns about the risk of severe allergic reactions it poses to young patients....
00:26 2019-09-14

State GOP blast Dems over backing controversial bail reform law ALBANY — Democratic lawmakers are having buyers remorse after voting for a law that allows many criminal defendants to be released without bail pending trial, Republicans charge. On Monday, a contingency headed by Long Island state Senators Jim Gaughran (D-Suffolk) and Monica Martinez (D-Suffolk) ba...
04:13 2019-06-11

Senator probing federal backing of loans to Subway franchisees Fast-food chain Subway has raised the ire of a US senator, The Post has learned. US Sen. Catherine Cortez Masto (D-Nev.) is investigating the federal government’s backing of loans to Subway franchisees amid complaints — first reported by The Post — that the chain has been going after store owners fo...
04:39 2019-05-23

Who is the billionaire Equinox owner taking heat for backing Trump? Stephen Ross is one of the most successful real estate developers America has ever known. But he kept a relatively low profile until reports emerged that would host a fundraiser for President Donald Trump...
16:26 2019-08-09

Visa, Uber, and PayPal Are Reportedly Backing Facebook's Cryptocurrency After months of rumors, it appears a Facebook cryptocurrency is imminent. Reports last week said its planned launch is slated for June 18, and now it appears that the cryptocurrency, Libra, has some legit backers, according to the Wall Street Journal.Read more......
01:13 2019-06-15

Iowa man charged after backing over child with lawnmower while intoxicated, police say Tanner J. Miller, who was driving the lawnmower at the child's home when he backed over the child, was charged with operating while intoxicated.        ...
18:00 2019-06-07

China blames US for backing Hong Kong 'violent separatists' The US should stop sending the wrong signals to "violent" protesters in Hong Kong, China has warned. Washington has raised a travel warning as further demonstrations are planned....
16:39 2019-08-08

Facebook’s Libra currency gets backing from MasterCard, Visa, PayPal and more Today, Facebook finally announced its long-rumored cryptocurrency platform, Calibra. Some speculated that the company would rely on outside firms and existing cryptocurrency exchanges, like the Winklevoss twins' Gemini. Instead, Facebook's Calibra wi......
17:00 2019-06-18

Emotional Theresa May gives Boris backing and calls for Corbyn to quit on last day as PM THERESA May’s voice wobbled slightly as she delivered her farewell speech outside Number 10 this afternoon when she paid tribute to her "greatest friend"....
22:26 2019-08-03

The Concorde made its final flight 16 years ago and supersonic air travel has yet to recover — here's a look back at its awesome history AP British Airways operated its final commercial Concorde flight on October 24, 2003, from New York's JFK International Airport to London Heathrow. It was the last commercial passenger flight for the Concorde in a career that began in 1976. A total of 14 Concordes entered service with British Airw...
16:13 2019-10-07

Awesome: Home Depot Is Now Selling An Incredibly Weak Pepper Spray You Can Use On People Who Are Annoying But Not Dangerous You never know when you’re going to find yourself in an unpleasant situation that you need help getting away from, and those instances are all the more terrifying when there’s no one around to give you a hand. Thankfully, there’s an awesome new product on the market that might help put you at ease: ...
03:13 2019-09-21

I tried Dailylook, a personal-styling service that sends curated boxes of clothing to try on at home — the brands it carries are on the pricey side, but the selections were spot-on Dailylook I don't enjoy shopping, but I do still have opinions about and want control over what I wear. I love personal styling services because they choose clothing for me while taking into consideration my style and preferences. I tried one called Dailylook, which used my personal Style Profile,...
02:00 2019-08-06

SpaceX will let small satellites hitch a ride on its rockets For space tech startups and other small companies doing research, one of the biggest hurdles is actually getting to space. SpaceX is looking to change that. Today, it announced a SmallSat Rideshare Program, which will allow small satellite operators......
03:39 2019-08-06

Israel strikes Syria after rockets fired at Golan The Israeli military said its aircraft struck Syrian army targets on Sunday after rockets were fired at the Golan Heights, and Syria's state media said three soldiers were killed in the second such flare-up in a week....
08:13 2019-06-02

NBA free agency: Winners and losers from Day 1, from Nets to Rockets The Brooklyn Nets came out on top with Kevin Durant and Kyrie Irving, while the New York Knicks watched as other teams outmaneuvered them.       ...
01:00 2019-07-02

Rockets GM: James Harden is a better scorer than Michael Jordan Daryl Morey doesn’t just believe he employs the NBA’s best scorer. The Rockets general manager is convinced he has the greatest scorer of all-time. Morey, whose 2012 trade for James Harden vaulted the former Oklahoma City sixth man into a superstar, uses his beloved advanced analytics to...
21:00 2019-08-16

Israeli military says 2 rockets fired at Israel from Syria JERUSALEM (AP) — The Israeli military says two projectiles have been fired from Syria toward the Israeli-controlled Golan Heights. The military said Saturday there were no reports of casualties or damage. Israeli media reported sirens warning of incoming rockets were not activated. Israel has acknow...
21:39 2019-06-01

Rockets star Harden buys stake in MLS' Dynamo Houston Rockets superstar James Harden has purchased a minority stake in the investment group that controls MLS' Houston Dynamo, the NWSL's Houston Dash and BBVA Stadium, the Dynamo announced Thursday....
23:52 2019-07-18

How to Watch the Ariane 5 and Falcon 9 Rockets Launch Today Two rockets carrying large communications satellites are scheduled to launch today within a couple of hours of each other, first from South America and then from North America. You can watch each one go up via livestream coverage....
21:26 2019-08-06

Reports: Thunder trade Westbrook to Rockets for Paul The Oklahoma City Thunder traded guard Russell Westbrook to the Houston Rockets for guard Chris Paul and a pair of first-round draft picks, multiple media outlets reported Thursday....
08:39 2019-07-12

Sources: Rockets, Sefolosha reach 1-year deal Thabo Sefolosha, a 13-year veteran who has averaged 5.9 points and 3.8 rebounds during his career, has agreed to sign with the Rockets, where he'll rejoin former teammates James Harden and Russell Westbrook....
22:26 2019-09-20

Sources: Butler plans to meet with Heat, Rockets All-Star guard Jimmy Butler is expected to meet with the Heat ahead of a meeting with the Rockets, sources told ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski. The Sixers haven't ruled out working with Butler on sign-and-trade deals....
04:52 2019-06-30

2 Rockets Land Near US Embassy In Baghdad: Security Sources Two rockets landed near the US embassy in Baghdad overnight, security sources told AFP early Tuesday, with foreign diplomats there reporting emergency sirens repeatedly going off....
05:52 2019-09-24

Reports: C Chandler, Rockets agree to one-year deal Free agent center Tyson Chandler, who spent most of last season with the Los Angeles Lakers, agreed to a one-year deal with the Houston Rockets, multiple outlets reported Friday....
00:26 2019-07-13

Houston Rockets' P.J. Tucker withdraws from Team USA Basketball Houston Rockets veteran forward P.J. Tucker withdrew from USA Basketball's roster, leaving 14 players in contention for 12 roster spots ahead of the 2019 FIBA World Cup....
08:39 2019-08-17

Curry and Thompson edge Warriors past Rockets "Stephen Curry and Klay Thompson combined for 60 points, and the visiting\r\nGolden State Warriors pulled away late in Game 6 to claim their Western\r\nConference semifinal series with a 118-113 victory over the Houston Rockets on\r\nFriday."...
14:33 2019-05-21

Rockets loading up for extremely risky Jimmy Butler run Amid all the reported drama within the Houston Rockets, including rumors of a James Harden-Chris Paul feud, the team is planning on pursuing a big personality to form its own Big Three. The Rockets will aggressively pursue Jimmy Butler in free agency, with the 29-year-old All-Star topping the team&#...
19:13 2019-06-20

NASA wants to send nuclear rockets to the Moon and Mars Enlarge / Nuclear rockets could be used to cut the travel time to Mars in half. (credit: NASA) Just north of the Tennessee River near Huntsville, Alabama, there’s a six-story rocket test stand in a small clearing of loblolly pines. It’s here, in a secluded corner of NASA’s Marshall Space Flight Ce...
15:13 2019-09-29

NBA notebook: Rockets swap Paul for Thunder's Westbrook The Oklahoma City Thunder traded guard Russell Westbrook to the Houston Rockets for guard Chris Paul and a pair of first-round draft picks, multiple media outlets reported Thursday....
08:39 2019-07-12

Rockets, without a draft pick, prepare for free agency HOUSTON (AP) — The Houston Rockets didn’t have a pick in Thursday night’s draft after past trades sent their first-round pick to Cleveland and their pick in the second round to New York. After a quiet draft night, the Rockets may be much more active as free agency looms on July 1. The Ro...
10:13 2019-06-21

The worldwide helium shortage affects everything from MRIs to rockets — here's why Scientists have been warning of the dire consequences of dwindling helium supplies for years. Here's why the market is falling flat, and what scientists are doing about it....
20:13 2019-06-21

Rockets, parties, astronauts mark Apollo 11 anniversary across U.S. The 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 mission -- the first time men walked on the moon -- will be celebrated with events, many in the places that helped make it happen, from Houston to Cape Canaveral, Fla....
10:39 2019-06-11

NBA on China-Rockets rift: Open flow of ideas key The NBA weighed in Sunday night on the growing controversy surrounding a tweet by the Rockets' general manager in which he voiced support of pro-democracy protesters in Hong Kong, saying the league wants to help unify people and cultural divides....
07:13 2019-10-07

600 rockets fired from Gaza, Israel responds with airstrikes Twenty-three people have died in Gaza as a result of the fighting between Israel and Gaza militants since Saturday morning, according to the Palestinian Ministry of Health....
14:39 2019-05-21

NBA faces backlash in China over Houston Rockets GM's tweet Several Chinese businesses are suspending ties with the Houston Rockets after the American basketball team's general manager expressed support for Hong Kong's pro-democracy protests....
15:52 2019-10-07

Fertitta on Morey tweet: Rockets are politics-free Rockets owner Tilman Fertitta said he felt compelled to respond to Houston general manager Daryl Morey's tweet in support of the protesters in Hong Kong, stressing that the team does not take political positions....
15:26 2019-10-05

As NASA tries to land on the Moon, it has plenty of rockets to choose from Enlarge / If you want to buy a commercial SLS launch, you also need to rent the mobile launcher from NASA. (credit: NASA) Last week, NASA held an "industry day" for companies hoping to win lunar lander contracts from the government as part of its Artemis program. During the teleconference, industr...
19:52 2019-10-10

Rockets' James Harden on NBA-China dispute: 'I'm staying out of it' James Harden made it known he doesn't intend to address the controversy anymore, steering the conversation back to basketball and the upcoming season.       ...
04:39 2019-10-14

Labour MP reported to chief whip for backing anti-LGBT protest A Labour MP has been reported to the party's chief whip for telling campaigners protesting against LGBT teaching at a primary school "you're right"....
12:52 2019-06-09

Facebook faces EU grilling over Libra ‘cryptocurrency’ after losing PayPal backing As Facebook deals with the loss of PayPal‘s backing for its ‘cryptocurrency‘ Libra, the tech giant must now get ready to answer EU regulators’ questions about the potential risks posed by the project. The European Commission has requested that Facebook and the Libra Association – the body tasked wit...
12:26 2019-10-07

Google gets Android phone makers’ backing in fight against EU antitrust ruling Google’s fight against an EU antitrust fine received a boost after Europe’s second-highest court allowed Android phone makers to intervene in the lawsuit.Read More...
19:52 2019-10-11

Trump attacks Ford Motor for not backing fuel economy rollback U.S. President Donald Trump stepped up a series of attacks on automakers on Wednesday for not backing his administration's plan to roll back Obama-era fuel efficiency rules, singling out Ford Motor Co in particular for backing a deal with California for stricter fuel economy standards....
04:39 2019-08-22

Backing Stewart, junior defense minister Ellwood says Johnson needs to be tested Boris Johnson, the frontrunner to replace Prime Minister Theresa May, should be tested in the leadership contest and the person to challenge him is international aid minister Rory Stewart, junior defense minister Tobias Ellwood said on Sunday....
11:52 2019-06-16

Trump mulls backing Justin Amash primary challenger: report President Trump has reportedly discussed the possibility of backing a primary challenger to Republican Rep. Justin Amash who came out in favor of impeaching the president over the Mueller Report’s findings weeks ago....
13:00 2019-06-13

Why Asia's Biggest Economies Are Backing Hydrogen Fuel Cell Cars Hydrogen fuel cell vehicles (FCVs) have been upstaged by electric vehicles, which are increasingly becoming a mainstream option due to the success of Tesla Inc'sluxury cars as well as sales and......
16:39 2019-09-18

Angry Chick-fil-A customer shot dead after backing truck into restaurant An unhinged Chick-fil-A customer in Nebraska was reportedly shot dead after he backed his pickup truck into the fast food eatery Tuesday afternoon. The chaos erupted at the restaurant’s location in Lincoln, Nebraska about 1 p.m. when the man “just went off” and started throwing trays and flipp...
01:39 2019-10-09

On GM's UAW Picket Line, No Backing Down As Workers Fight Back Against Income Inequality DETROIT—Hamtramck and Flint, Mich., are still very much company towns, to the point where you spend a lot of time just driving in large arching curves around the General Motors plants at the core of each of these communities. For over a week now, these places have been buzzing with apprehension. B...
03:26 2019-09-24

With coalition deal close, Spain's Sanchez seeks parliament's backing as PM Spain's acting prime minister Pedro Sanchez laid out his main priorities for government to parliament on Monday, as lawmakers in his party and its likely coalition ally said the time had come to confirm him in the job....
14:52 2019-07-22

Saudi Arabia defends letter backing China's Xinjiang policy Saudi Arabia on Thursday defended signing a letter along with 36 other countries in support of China's policies in its western region of Xinjiang, where the United Nations says at least 1 million ethnic Uighurs and other Muslims have been detained....
01:52 2019-07-19

Wealth manager Moneyfarm wins Poste Italiane, Allianz backing Digital wealth management company Moneyfarm said on Thursday it had raised 36 million pounds ($44.4 million) from Poste Italiane and Allianz Asset Management in its latest funding round....
14:13 2019-09-26

Von der Leyen, nominee to head EU executive, rushes to seek parliament backing EU member governments' surprise nominee for president of the European Union's executive, Germany's Ursula Von der Leyen, will seek support in the EU parliament on Wednesday hoping to secure the confirmation that she will need in two weeks' time....
11:39 2019-07-03

'It's fearmongering': talk of coup fails to impress Brexit-backing Grays Residents of town in Thurrock, which voted 72% to leave, applaud Boris Johnson’s suspension of parliamentFollow all the day’s politics news liveTalk of coups and warnings about threats to democracy were given short shrift by high-street shoppers enjoying the midday sun in the Thames estuary town of ...
15:26 2019-08-30

Sanders supporters fearful DNC now backing Biden like it backed Clinton: report Some supporters of 2020 Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders say they are seeing a repeat of the Democratic National Committee’s 2016 treatment of their candidate, according to a report....
15:39 2019-05-30

Megan Rapinoe not backing off anti-White House visit stance Megan Rapinoe stands by almost every word she said. The U.S. Women’s National Team captain, who drew the ire of President Trump when video was released this week — by soccer magazine Eight by Eight — of Rapinoe saying, “I’m not going to the f—— White House,” shoul...
23:00 2019-06-27

Seagate’s compact, budget hard drives are perfect for backing up data on the go If you need to back up your data for work, school, or play, there are loads of hard drives out there waiting to be filled to the brim with your precious files. And I’ve got some good news for you: they’re getting cheaper and smaller – like Seagate’s offerings for 2019. The new Backup Plus Slim is co...
17:26 2019-06-07

Rouhani announces 'third step' in backing out of nuclear deal-- developing centrifuges President Hassan Rouhani announced Wednesday that Iran will take its "third step" in scaling back commitments it made to the 2015 nuclear deal by developing centrifuges to speed up the enrichment of Uranium. ...
11:13 2019-09-05

Warren wins backing of progressive group that supported Sanders in 2016 After supporting Sen. Bernie Sanders of Vermont in 2016, the Working Families Party on Monday endorsed Sen. Elizabeth Warren of Massachusetts for the Democratic presidential nomination....
22:00 2019-09-16

May’s final effort to win backing falls flat as MPs reject ‘new' Brexit deal Politicians from across the House shoot down repackaged offer in major blow to PMFollow the latest political developments - liveTheresa May’s final attempt to patch together a parliamentary majority for Brexit appears to have backfired after her 10-point “new deal” was rejected by MPs from across th...
00:13 2019-05-22

Trump slams Dems for backing health care for undocumented immigrants President Trump blasted the contestants in the second Democratic presidential debate on Thursday when they all declared their support for health care coverage for undocumented immigrants. All of the candidates — including former Vice President Joe Biden, Sen. Kamala Harris and South Bend, Indiana, M...
07:26 2019-06-28

Michaela Watkins and Micah Stock on backing out of running a half marathon In Brittany Runs A Marathon, Michaela Watkins and Micah Stock play Jillian Bell’s running buddies. As Catherine, Watkins is the woman who seems to have it all—including an innate talent for running. As Seth, Stock is Bell’s fellow back-of-the-packer, the guy who’s only running because his kids have ...
22:39 2019-08-20

Backing Stewart, junior defence minister Ellwood says Johnson needs to be tested Boris Johnson, the frontrunner to replace Prime Minister Theresa May, should be tested in the leadership contest and the person to challenge him is international aid minister Rory Stewart, junior defence minister Tobias Ellwood said on Sunday....
11:00 2019-06-16

| Russian swim star denies taking bribe for backing Rio Olympic bid Russian swimming great Alexander Popov has reacted furiously to allegations he took a bribe in exchange for supporting Rio de Janeiro as host of the 2016 Olympics....
12:26 2019-07-05

FCA-Renault deal revival hinges on Nissan backing, French role Fiat Chrysler CEO Mike Manley may have met with Renault executives in Paris to begin new talks over a merger between the two automakers, an Italian newspaper reported. Reviving the deal depends on winning the support of Nissan and the French government....
14:39 2019-06-16

Opinion: US women aren't backing off at World Cup as they dominate Chile Carli Lloyd becomes the first player with a goal in six consecutive World Cup games in the Americans' 3-0 rout against Chile on Sunday.       ...
20:39 2019-06-16

Best laptops for kids 2019: the top laptops for kids in elementary school and beyond These days, having a good laptop is complete necessary not only for grown-ups, but also for the kids. The best laptops for kids will usually take the form of rugged, cheap tablets, but there will come a time when your child will have to graduate to a proper laptop, especially if they were to use the...
07:26 2019-06-05

GTA Online Casino Diamond Program Rewards: New cars, clothing, mission rewards and more Rockstar has announced a new rewards program that gives more back to you, depending on how much you sink into the game. Here's what you need to know....
20:26 2019-07-22

Houston Rockets merchandise disappears from Chinese Nike stores Houston Rockets sneakers and other merchandise were pulled from several Nike stores in major Chinese cities amid the furor surrounding a tweet from the team’s general manager in support of anti-government protests in Hong Kong. Managers at five Nike stores in Beijing and Shanghai told Reuters during...
16:13 2019-10-10

US launched cyber attack on Iranian rockets and missiles – reports Targeted strike on computer-controlled weapons of Iran’s Islamic Revolutionary Guard had been planned over weeksThe US military launched a cyber-attack on Iranian weapons systems on Thursday, according to sources, as President Donald Trump backed away from plans for a more conventional strike in res...
10:52 2019-06-23

Space Rockets Spark Property Boom on Florida Coast Jeff Bezos and Elon Musk are racing to send people into outer space and eventually to the moon and Mars. They are already improving the fortunes of a coastal Florida city that is home to their budding space ambitions....
16:52 2019-05-21

Rockets give St. John’s star Shamorie Ponds an NBA opportunity Shamorie Ponds is getting his NBA shot. He just didn’t get a chance to hear his name called. The day after the Brooklyn native went undrafted, the former St. John’s star has agreed to play with the Rockets’ NBA Summer League team, according to his agent Ryan Davis. The two sides were working on the....
00:52 2019-06-22

Several Rockets Fired From Syria, They All Fell Short, Says Israel Army Israel said Monday several rockets were fired at its territory from Syria by an Iranian-backed force in what would be a rare incident, but they all fell short....
13:13 2019-09-09

China's business bullying jumps to new heights over tweet by NBA Rockets GM At least Daryl Morey got support from NBA Commissioner Adam Silver who, to his credit, said the league would adhere to American values: Our view       ...
03:00 2019-10-11

An engineer allegedly falsified inspection reports for SpaceX rockets Federal investigators believe a quality assurance engineer responsible for inspecting parts for SpaceX had been falsifying reports. The accused engineer works for New York-based PMI Industries and is accused of forging signatures on at least 38 inspe......
19:52 2019-05-23

Rockets' Mike D'Antoni becomes first coach to use challenge in NBA preseason game Houston Rockets coach Mike D'Antoni became the first coach to use the new challenge rule when he had officials take a look at a James Harden foul.       ...
18:00 2019-10-04

Rockets hit Iraqi base hosting U.S. forces near Baghdad: military Three rockets landed on a military base hosting U.S. forces north of Baghdad late on Monday, an Iraqi military statement said, without providing further details....
22:39 2019-06-17

Rockets land in an Iraqi military post home to US personnel BAGHDAD (AP) — The Iraqi military says three rockets have hit an installation north of Baghdad used by Iraqi troops and where American trainers are also present. There was no immediate word on casualties. The late Monday attack on camp Taji, about 27 kilometers (17 miles) north of Baghdad, is the se...
23:00 2019-06-17

James Harden-Chris Paul tension is good for Rockets: GM The ongoing tension between Houston Rockets stars Chris Paul and James Harden is apparently of no concern to general manager Daryl Morey. While speaking in an interview with ESPN Radio’s Golic & Wingo on Monday after ESPN posted a scathing article that detailed inner turmoil within the Rockets organ...
01:26 2019-06-18

Mars missions and rockets: Cornwall in deep-space revolution Scientists at a satellite earth station in Cornwall say they will be able to provide deep-space communication facilities for missions to Mars within the next five years. ...
14:00 2019-07-19

Chris Paul can no longer co-exist with James Harden on Rockets The Chris Paul-James Harden saga has reached the ultimatum stage. The relationship between the two Rockets guards is “unsalvageable,” according to a report by Yahoo Sports. They reportedly went nearly two months without speaking during the season, creating a toxic environment not only for their team...
04:00 2019-06-19

Rockets fired at Baghdad's Green Zone, no casualties reported Two rockets were fired on Monday at central Baghdad's fortified Green Zone, which houses foreign embassies and government buildings, but there were no casualties or damage caused, security services said....
01:00 2019-09-24

Rockets GM Daryl Morey says Chris Paul never requested trade Houston Rockets general manager Daryl Morey refuted the idea that Rockets point guard Chris Paul requested a trade over his relationship with teammate James Harden....
17:39 2019-06-19

Iran unveils kit to convert artillery rockets into guided missiles The Iranian military has unveiled what it claims is a conversion kit that converts artillery rockets into surface-to-surface missiles – technology that Israel has accused Tehran of trying to deliver to Hezbollah, according to a report. The Islamic Republic unveiled the new guidance system upgrade &#...
20:52 2019-10-07

Carmelo Anthony Says He Doesn't Understand Why The Rockets Didn't Want Him Anymore I can’t decide what’s weirder: the realization that Carmelo Anthony’s NBA career is likely all the way over, or remembering that Carmelo Anthony played in an NBA game as recently as this past season. He bombed out of the rotation in Houston after 10 games, was dumped in a trade with Chicago, and the...
02:39 2019-08-03

Thunder trade Russell Westbrook to Rockets for Chris Paul It turns out the big NBA moves weren’t done after all. The Oklahoma City Thunder have agreed to trade Russell Westbrook to the Houston Rockets for Chris Paul, first-round picks in 2024 and 2026, and pick swaps in 2021 and 2025, according to an ESPN report. This is just another major step in th...
08:00 2019-07-12

ISRO Plans to Source 5 PSLV Rockets From Domestic Firms Targeting to realise 12 Polar Satellite Launch Vehicles (PSLV) per year from the domestic private sector, Indian space agency ISRO's commercial has issued an Expression of Interest (EoI) for first......
09:13 2019-08-19

Rockets’ ‘long shot’ Russell Westbrook plan would take serious maneuvering The Rockets threw their hat in the ring for Jimmy Butler, and apparently they’re doing the same for Russell Westbrook, lack of salary cap viability be damned. According to ESPN, Houston is interested in trading for Westbrook, though a source told the Worldwide Leader that it’s a “l...
01:39 2019-07-09

Russell Westbrook Traded to Rockets as a Wild N.B.A. Off-Season Continues The 2017 M.V.P. will be reunited with James Harden in Houston in a move that also sent Chris Paul and first-round draft picks to the Oklahoma City Thunder....
05:13 2019-07-12

The Hundred: Root Signed By Rockets, Stokes To Play For Superchargers The 100-ball competition, starting in 2020, is a new tournament consisting of city-based franchise sides, breaking away from England's traditional county system....
02:26 2019-10-04

Mike D’Antoni halts contract extension talks with Rockets Rockets head coach Mike D’Antoni ended talks geared toward a new contract, ESPN and the Houston Chronicle reported Thursday. D’Antoni remains under contract for next season, which will be his fourth with the Rockets, and said recently he plans to continue coaching beyond the 2019-20 camp...
05:26 2019-05-31

NBA roundup: Harden extends streak, Rockets stop Raptors "James Harden extended his streak of consecutive 30-point games to 22 but had\r\nplenty of help as the Houston Rockets claimed a 121-119, wire-to-wire victory\r\nover the visiting Toronto Raptors, who dropped back-to-back games for the\r\nfirst time since mid-December."...
14:33 2019-05-21

SpaceX Rockets Were Imperiled by Contractor's Falsified Reports, Prosecutors Say An engineer at an upstate New York company who was responsible for ensuring the quality of parts for Elon Musk’s space venture has been charged with falsifying inspection reports....
07:00 2019-05-23

Three Syrian soldiers killed by Israeli rockets: state media Three Syrian soldiers were killed and seven wounded by Israeli rockets fired into Quneitra province, Syrian state media said on Sunday, citing a military source....
08:13 2019-06-02

Houston Rockets Nike merchandise disappears from China stores Houston Rockets sneakers and other merchandise were pulled from several Nike stores in major Chinese cities amid the furor surrounding a tweet from the team's general manager in support of anti-government protests in Hong Kong....
11:13 2019-10-10

Rockets reaction to Russell Westbrook trade: Championship or bust What I'm Hearing: USA TODAY Sports' Trysta Krick caught up with the Rockets at Summer League after the blockbuster trade for Russell Westbrook. While there were some mixed feelings, the message was clear: it's championship or bust in Houston.       ...
09:00 2019-07-12

Houston Rockets owner buys Del Frisco’s steakhouse chain Houston billionaire Tilman Fertitta has acquired the Del Frisco’s steak house chains for an undisclosed price. Fertitta, who owns the Houston Rockets and the Golden Nugget casinos, announced Wednesday that his restaurant empire Landry’s has agreed to acquire Del Frisco’s Double Eagle Steakhouses and...
01:39 2019-09-26

Israeli aircraft strikes Syria after rockets fired at Golan The Israeli military said it struck Syrian artillery and aerial defense batteries in retaliation for Saturday's firing of two rockets at the Israeli-occupied Golan Heights....
16:52 2019-06-02

Silver backs free speech rights of Rockets' Morey Adam Silver said the NBA supports Daryl Morey's freedom of speech, but acknowledged that the Rockets GM's tweet has led to some "fairly dramatic consequences."...
03:26 2019-10-08

Rockets desperate to make Russell Westbrook trade work There are no shortage of obstacles to the Rockets getting Russell Westbrook in a three-team trade. The salary machinations — Westbrook makes $38.5 million this upcoming season, as does Chris Paul, with James Harden not far behind at $32.7 million — are tough. Finding a third team is an i...
00:00 2019-07-12

Pirates Reliever Requires Season-Ending Surgery After Locker Room Fight With Other Pirates Reliever The woeful Pittsburgh Pirates fined relievers Kyle Crick and Felipe Vázquez for their roles in a locker room altercation prior to the team’s game against the Giants Monday night. Worse and dumber than that, the altercation led to an injury to Crick’s throwing hand, requiring surgery, and he is done ...
14:00 2019-09-11

Google secures two Android phone makers' backing in fight against EU antitrust order Alphabet unit Google's fight against a record EU antitrust fine related to its Android mobile software received a boost after Europe's second-highest court allowed Android phone maker Gigaset and HMD Global Oy to intervene in the lawsuit....
23:26 2019-10-10

Rosario Dawson is dating a 2020 presidential candidate (Cory Booker) but not backing one Rosario Dawson is dating presidential candidate Cory Booker. But don't expect her to endorse him. She says the key is getting people out to vote.        ...
20:52 2019-09-09

UPDATE 2-Trump attacks Ford Motor for not backing fuel economy rollback U.S. President Donald Trump stepped up a series of attacks on automakers on Wednesday for not backing his administration's plan to roll back Obama-era fuel efficiency rules, singling out Ford Motor Co in particular for backing a deal with California for stricter fuel economy standards....
05:52 2019-08-22

Lord Heseltine has Tory whip suspended after backing Lib Dems in European elections Former deputy prime minister Lord Michael Heseltine has had the Tory whip suspended after saying he would vote Liberal Democrat at the European elections....
16:00 2019-05-21

UK's Andrea Leadsom considers backing Sajid Javid in leadership race: The Times The UK's Andrea Leadsom, who was defeated in the first round of a leadership contest, is now considering supporting interior minister Sajid Javid in the leadership race to succeed Prime Minister Theresa May, The Times reported....
05:00 2019-06-14

Joe Biden lines up backing from Paramount CEO after losing bundler in wake of debate performance Paramount CEO Jim Gianopulos is planning to help Joe Biden in 2020 fundraising battle. The developments show that many of Biden's top financial supporters are shrugging off the recent run of negative headlines....
18:00 2019-07-02

Union backing de Blasio 2020 bid scores major City Hall favor Mayor Bill de Blasio has ordered the Department of City Planning to study mandatory permitting for all new hotels across the city, an unprecedented move that would give the politically powerful Hotel Trades Council tremendous leverage. The move comes as de Blasio banks on that union’s support for hi...
11:39 2019-08-27

AMI investor may join group backing Jimmy Cohen’s National Enquirer deal Meet the new boss, same as the old boss? Leon Cooperman, the investor who heads Omega Advisors and owns about 10 percent of American Media Inc., may join the investment team that is backing Hudson News Chief Executive Jimmy Cohen’s $100 million deal to buy the National Enquirer and two other tabloid...
05:26 2019-05-22

Explainer: Why Asia's biggest economies are backing hydrogen fuel cell cars China, Japan and South Korea have set ambitious targets to put millions of hydrogen-powered vehicles on their roads by the end of the next decade at a cost of billions of dollars....
17:26 2019-09-18

Sajid Javid wins backing of Ruth Davidson for Tory party leader Sajid Javid's leadership campaign has received a boost with an endorsement from Scottish Tory leader Ruth Davidson, who has said he would make a "Prime Minister to be proud of"....
14:13 2019-06-09

NBA scrambles after China angered by Houston Rockets' 'regrettable' pro-democracy tweet Daryl Morey sorry for ‘Stand with Hong Kong’ tweetNBA says many Chinese have been ‘deeply offended’ Houston Rockets general manager Daryl Morey has tried to defuse the rapidly growing fallout over his deleted tweet that showed support for Hong Kong anti-government protesters, saying he did not inten...
06:26 2019-10-07

Houston Rockets fan arrested in China after threatening to burn national flag A 25-year-old Houston Rockets fan in China threatened to burn the Chinese flag in protest of the ongoing dispute between Beijing and the NBA team, and told police to "come and arrest him."...
08:26 2019-10-09

Chris Paul, Clint Capela on trade block as Rockets trying to blow it up The Rockets may be ready to tear it all down and start, relatively, anew. According to ESPN.com, Rockets GM Daryl Morey has made all of his players and picks available in trade talks with the exception of James Harden. Even Chris Paul may be available, according to the report. The New York Times bac...
18:39 2019-05-29

NBA Rockets general manager apologizes for Hong Kong protest tweet The general manager of the Houston Rockets basketball team apologized on Monday for a tweet in support of Hong Kong protests, saying he did not intend to offend fans of the NBA team in China....
09:39 2019-10-07

Houston Rockets GM asserts that James Harden is a better scorer than Michael Jordan Houston Rockets general manager Daryl Morey may have ruffled some feathers when he compared former MVP James Harden's and Hall of Famer Michael Jordan’s scoring ability....
04:39 2019-08-17

New York man put SpaceX rockets in jeopardy by forging inspection reports, feds say James Smalley, 41, is accused of forging signatures on inspection reports for parts used by SpaceX.        ...
04:13 2019-05-23

Rockets star James Harden working to add one-legged 3-pointer to his bag of tricks The Houston Rockets guard has been working on a variant of his step-back shot, a one-legged 3-pointer, in offseason pick-up games.       ...
04:39 2019-08-26

Chinese authorities arrest Rockets fan for threatening to burn national flag A man wearing a Rockets jersey was arrested by Chinese authorities for "insults directed against the national flag" after he threatened to burn flag.       ...
14:39 2019-10-09

Rockets land near Iraqi base hosting U.S. personnel in Mosul: sources A rocket landed near an Iraqi military base hosting U.S. forces in the northern city of Mosul late on Tuesday, an Iraqi military statement said, the second such incident in two days....
01:26 2019-06-19

Chinese suspend work with Houston Rockets after GM's Hong Kong tweet China's basketball association says it will suspend cooperation with the Houston Rockets following a tweet over the weekend by the General Manager of the Rockets, Daryl Morey in support of the protesters in Hong Kong....
01:26 2019-10-07

Chinese businesses punish Houston Rockets over manager's HK protest tweet The Houston Rockets' Chinese sponsor and a Chinese sportswear maker have suspended work with the basketball team after its general manager sent a tweet in support of Hong Kong protests over the weekend....
16:39 2019-10-06

Rockets' Daryl Morey should resign to preserve the NBA’s revenue, investments and goodwill Doing business in China is different. We aren’t in America, and the NBA knows this, writes Stanley Chao, managing director for All In Consulting.       ...
07:26 2019-10-11

Houston Rockets press official shuts down question on NBA-China fallout A Houston Rockets press official on Thursday swatted down a reporter’s questions in Japan to star players James Harden and Russell Westbrook about the fallout from general manager Daryl Morey’s pro-Hong Kong protest tweet. “The NBA has always been a league that prides itself on its...
00:13 2019-10-11

Carmelo Anthony was surprised the Rockets let him go, felt ‘like the game didn’t want me back’ In an interview with Stephen A. Smith on ESPN's "First Take," the 10-time all-star reflected on the doubts regarding his future after less than a month in Houston....
03:13 2019-08-03

Thunder trades Russell Westbrook to Rockets for Chris Paul, picks Oklahoma City, which traded away Paul George last week, now has a massive haul of draft picks with which to rebuild, while Houston takes another big swing at reaching the NBA Finals....
03:39 2019-07-12

Thunder trade Russell Westbrook to Rockets for Chris Paul in blockbuster In the latest blockbuster deal of the NBA offseason, Oklahoma City is sending Russell Westbrook to Houston for Chris Paul and two first-round picks.       ...
05:00 2019-07-12

Chris Paul denies James Harden, Rockets drama in new twist Chris Paul and Houston general manager Daryl Morey are pushing back against the narrative that there is discord in Rockets land. Paul denied as much while commenting on an Instagram post that referenced a Yahoo! Sports story that indicated Paul and James Harden’s relationship is “unsalva...
06:52 2019-06-19

A GOP governor wants to cancel a Nike contract after flag-shoe flap, but the city it’s headed for isn’t backing down Even though prominent Republicans across the country have threatened to boycott Nike after it canceled an American-flag-themed sneaker, a small city in Arizona said it will still honor the agreement it made with the company to bring a factory to town....
04:00 2019-07-03

Trump doubles down on backing Boris Johnson as next British prime minister ahead of UK visit President Trump, in an interview published Saturday, doubled down on his backing of former Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson to replace outgoing Prime Minister Theresa May -- saying the blustery Brexiteer would do “an excellent job.”...
18:26 2019-06-01

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17:00 2019-05-24

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Is Backing a Liberal Challenger to a Democratic House Colleague for the First Time (WASHINGTON) — Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez is making her first endorsement of a liberal challenger to an incumbent House Democrat, backing Marie Newman in the primary against eight-term Rep. Daniel Lipinski in Illinois. The New York congresswoman for now is putting her name and small-dollar ...
07:39 2019-09-18

Yves Guillemot interview — Ubisoft is backing new platforms like Google Stadia to expand gaming Yves Guillemot wants gaming to reach billions more people. That’s why the CEO of Ubisoft, one of the world’s biggest video game companies, welcomes cloud gaming platforms such as the newly announced Google Stadia. In advance of the Electronic Entertainment Expo (E3), the big game trade s...
17:52 2019-06-09

City simulator wins venture capital backing as investors seek driverless car exposure Venture capital investors backed Immense Simulations, a British software company which creates interactive replicas of cities, on Tuesday in the latest sign of money pouring into firms that stand to gain from driverless vehicles becoming more mainstream....
17:26 2019-05-21

Fed Chairman Jerome Powell's Approach to Interest-Rate Policy Wins Bipartisan Backing President Trump’s relentless public criticism of the man he picked to run the Federal Reserve, Jerome Powell, isn’t broadly shared by lawmakers who confirmed the central bank leader to his post last year....
18:52 2019-07-09

Trump administration sanctions Cuba's Castro for backing Venezuela, human rights violations The Trump administration Thursday imposed new sanctions on Cuba’s Communist Party leader Raul Castro due to “gross violations of human rights” as the U.S. seeks to ramp up pressure on Castro over his support of Venezuela’s socialist president Nicolás Maduro....
01:52 2019-09-27

Planned Parenthood's political arm to spend $45 million on electing candidates backing reproductive rights Planned Parenthood's super PAC kicked off a $45 million electoral program targeted toward battleground states for the 2020 election, the reproductive rights giant announced on Wednesday....
02:13 2019-10-10

Balance Better by Thinking of Your Foot As a Tripod How did you fare trying to balance on one foot? Good balance gives you the foundation for everything from yoga moves to ice skating to exercises like the pistol squat. It’s tough at first, but very learnable....
17:39 2019-07-12

Sea Of Solitude is an Attack Of The 50-Foot Metaphor Every Friday, A.V. Club staffers kick off our weekly open thread for the discussion of gaming plans and recent gaming glories, but of course, the real action is down in the comments, where we invite you to answer our eternal question: What Are You Playing This Weekend?...
09:39 2019-08-02

Best foot forward for the Lib Dems | Letter Covering hundreds of miles on foot helped me retain my council seat, says Geoff ReidShane O’Mara’s theories (This brain was made for walking, G2, 29 July) could do wonders for the recruitment of city-dwelling Lib Dem Focus deliverers. When I decided to opt for a third term on the city council in 201...
02:13 2019-08-01

Chargers All-Pro S James (foot) out indefinitely Chargers All-Pro safety Derwin James is out indefinitely with a stress fracture of the fifth metatarsal of his right foot, the team announced Friday....
22:13 2019-08-16

I want to have a fourth child, but my husband has put his foot down Think about the planet, the population explosion – and the real reasons behind your dream number, advises Mariella FrostrupThe dilemma I would really like a fourth child with my husband. We have three amazing young kids and it’s always been my dream to have four, but he has completely decided agains...
10:52 2019-06-23

Causes and treatments for pain in the arch of the foot The arch of the foot plays a vital role in supporting movements such as walking. In this article, learn about what causes pain in the arch, as well as about the possible treatments....
18:00 2019-08-07

‘Snowfall’ creator on Season 3: ‘We kept our foot on the gas’ In the classic model for a cable TV drama, starting with “The Sopranos,” the penultimate episode of a season also serves as its climax, with the finale acting as a denouement. That hasn’t been the case with Season 3 of FX’s “Snowfall,” where back-to-back episodes explosively changed in the show’s na...
03:39 2019-09-07

You can build a healthier startup without VC money As a startup founder, it may be hard to imagine not going the VC route. But you could me much better off over the long term if you go it alone instead.Read More...
04:52 2019-08-04

This Startup's Electric Van Is A Packaging Triumph One of the biggest advantages of electric vehicles is that they can potentially have far more packaging flexibility than combustion-engine cars. Companies have been taking advantage of this, as you can see in Tesla’s twin-trunk designs and Volkswagen’s volume-maximizing reborn electric Microbus. A s...
00:00 2019-09-26

Crypto Startup to Pay $24 Million in SEC Settlement A startup behind one of the largest initial coin offerings in recent years will pay $24 million to resolve SEC allegations that its deal violated federal investor-protection laws....
23:52 2019-10-01

A transatlantic feat for teleoperation startup In advance of the Goodwood Festival of Speed, startup Designated Driver finds it's possible for a remote driver to operate a car from 5,000 miles away....
09:39 2019-07-04

Berlin startup fashion label: It's all in the bag A couple of years ago, a Berlin-based entrepreneur took a risky decision of starting yet another fashion label in a crowded market and focusing on bags and backpacks. His Indian partner has helped his business thrive....
15:52 2019-06-06

7 surefire ways to fail in your startup Failing with a startup is very common. But while one failure is acceptable, repeated failures are a sign you’re doing something wrong.       ...
18:39 2019-09-25

Another AR headset startup closes its doors Augmented reality filters are popping up everywhere -- from the NFL's partnership with Snapchat to YouTube's beauty filters for creators. But AR headsets seem to be struggling. Today, TechCrunch reports that another well-funded AR headset startup is......
19:39 2019-09-13

Big businesses suffer from startup FOMO Startups continue to push industries and technologies forward (and sideways) regardless of fluctuations in valuation and funding. At the same time, large companies around the world are scrambling to become part of the bustling startup culture to compete against, invest in or partner with promising e...
09:00 2019-07-11

James Harden-Chris Paul fight quietly broke out after Rockets failure After the Rockets’ season ended with a 118-113 loss to the Warriors last week, Chris Paul and James Harden took an argument over ball distribution into the locker room. As reported by The Athletic’s Shams Charania, the two superstars engaged in a “verbal back-and-forth” that ...
20:52 2019-05-23

Russell Westbrook traded to Rockets for Chris Paul, ending 11-year run with Thunder Eight-time All-Star will re-unite with James Harden in HoustonWestbrook has 138 triple-doubles, tied for second-most everRussell Westbrook and James Harden are together again, and Chris Paul is leaving Houston to make that reunion happen.A person with knowledge of the situation says the Oklahoma Cit...
08:39 2019-07-12

President Trump praises reusable rockets, omits Moon in space remarks Enlarge / President Donald Trump speaks to supporters at a rally in Manchester on August 15, 2019 in Manchester, New Hampshire. On Thursday evening, President Donald Trump spoke at a MAGA rally in New Hampshire. The president touched on his usual themes, such as immigration and guns, but he also ...
05:52 2019-08-17

Fireworks store blaze: Rockets explode as firefighters douse a spectacular fire Firefighters had to dodge exploding rockets to douse a spectacular fire that destroyed containers of fireworks stored for sale on the Fourth of July.        ...
22:26 2019-07-04

Review: Brad Pitt rockets to greatness in spiffy space adventure 'Ad Astra' Brad Pitt follows an outstanding turn in 'Once Upon A Time in Hollywood' as the shining star of James Gray's stunning space adventure 'Ad Astra.'        ...
10:00 2019-09-17

Warriors president: NBA won't muzzle players or management after Rockets GM tweet angered China "It's not going to happen. It's not what the NBA is about. It's not what our leadership is about," Warriors President Rick Welts says....
02:13 2019-10-08