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Zoo 4 You: Brew at the Zoo

Check out details on this upcoming Reid Park Zoo’s event, Brew at the Zoo. Watch the video below to learn more. ...

Zoo 4 You: Brew at the Zoo

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Cold Brew For The Summer: 5 Delightful Cold Brew Coffee Drinks For Summer Fix a cold brew at home: it's ridiculously simple!You can enjoy a cold glass - serve it over ice or milk, when you need a caffeine kick or a refreshing beverage or also choose to blend this into a......
19:52 2019-05-22

Cold Brew Is Even Easier To Make With This $10 Brewer There are many simple, inexpensive ways to make cold brew coffee, like a mason jar and nut milk bag, for example. But a dedicated cold brew maker is generally going to make the process simpler and less messy....
21:00 2019-08-01

Scientists use ancient yeasts to brew beer JERUSALEM — Israeli researchers raised a glass Wednesday to celebrate a long-brewing project of making beer and mead using yeasts extracted from ancient clay vessels —some over 5,000 years old. Archaeologists and microbiologists from the Israel Antiquities Authority and four Israeli universities tea...
21:13 2019-05-22

Strange Brew: craft beer gets creative In an effort to compete in a 30 billion dollar craft beer market, thousands of US breweries are coming up with new, innovative and sometimes weird recipes. (May 29)        ...
10:13 2019-05-29

Louisiana braces for possible 'home brew' tropical storm A tropical depression or storm is expected to form in the Gulf of Mexico in the next couple days, bringing with it the threat of heavy rain, strong winds, and flooding along the U.S. coastline. The state of Louisiana appears to be in its crosshairs for now....
22:39 2019-07-09

Kombucha: Revered For Millennia, But Is It Really A Life Saving Brew? There have been hundreds of health food trends over the years – from green tea to coconut oil it can be overwhelming to know which of them really do have amazing health benefits. One health food which has soared in popularity in recent years is kombucha – an ancient drink with a fascinating history....
00:13 2019-05-24

The Cold Brew Supplies That Will Save You A Ton Of Money This Summer Cold brew coffee has gone from a novelty beverage to a non-negotiable part of many people’s routines in hot months. (I include myself in that!) There’s the bliss of a cold sip of coffee on a hot morning, of course, but I also appreciate the slightly more intense caffeine buzz in cold brew, especiall...
01:00 2019-06-11

Get a Free Starbucks Nitro Cold Brew Shot Today Starbucks is rolling out its Nitro Cold Brew coffee nationwide, and to celebrate, they’re giving out free shots of it today—as long as supplies last. Go get yours....
22:39 2019-08-02

PicoBrew's BrewBags Put You In Control Of Your Beer (Or Cold Brew Coffee) PicoBrew has morphed the Pico C beer brewing appliance into a completely custom beer and coldbrew coffee brewer that’s consistently easy to use and maintain. It also happens to make mass quantities of the best coldbrew coffee I’ve ever tasted....
12:39 2019-08-16

Engineered yeast can brew up the active ingredients in cannabis plants A yeast with added genes from the cannabis plant can brew up cannabinoids more cheaply and with less environmental damage than farming the plant, say its makers...
15:52 2019-05-21

Who Needs Starbucks? It's Really Easy to Make Nitro Cold Brew At Home. Starbucks serves nitro cold brew now, which means that the creamy, foamy, and texturally rich coffee that was once only available at the fanciest of local coffee shops is now officially mainstream. And while it might seem like a treat that can only be made with fancy coffee equipment, it’s actually ...
01:52 2019-08-17

Brew-haha: Yelich, Rodgers chug at Bucks game Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers and Brewers outfielder Christian Yelich joined Packers lineman David Bakhtiari in beer chugs at the Bucks game Thursday night....
10:52 2019-05-24

Researchers Brew Biblical Beer Using Yeast From Ancient Pottery A multidisciplinary team in Israel believe that they have brewed ancient beers similar to those once drunk by Biblical characters such as David and Goliath.  ...
09:00 2019-05-23

Belgian monks brew beer to newly discovered recipe Connoisseurs of Belgium's world-renowned beer will soon be able to taste a range of special brews made according to recipes that have been sitting untouched in the archives of Grimbergen Abbey for more than 200 years....
22:13 2019-05-22

Israeli scientists brew beer with revived ancient yeasts Israeli researchers raised a glass Wednesday to celebrate a long-brewing project of making beer and mead using yeasts extracted from ancient clay vessels —some over 5,000 years old...
16:52 2019-05-22

Save 15% On Bizzy Coffee, Amazon's Top-Selling Cold Brew Brand [Exclusive] If you like cold brew coffee, there’s a good chance you’ve heard of Bizzy, Amazon’s #1 seller of cold brew beans, concentrates, and ready-to-drink coffee. They sent me some to try out recently, and it was incredibly smooth and tasty. In fact, I readily admit that I enjoyed it more than my typical A...
17:39 2019-08-02

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14:52 2019-06-01

G-20 leaders face toxic brew of political instability, trade tensions and slowing global growth What makes this moment even more perilous is that world leaders come to the table with far less cohesiveness, nursing wounds from a series of trade skirmishes....
19:39 2019-06-27

Megan Rapinoe discusses politics, family and her father’s support of Trump: ‘I don’t get it’ "How are you simultaneously as proud as punch of me, and watching Fox News all the time, [when they are doing] takedowns of your daughter?’" she said....
01:39 2019-08-20

Redskins hope they can off-set their youth at linebacker with some cerebral play Washington is thin at linebacker after releasing two starters and losing another to injury, but its young players have responded by picking up the defensive scheme quickly....
01:39 2019-08-20

NBA superstar Stephen Curry gives Howard University the gift of golf The two-time NBA MVP is giving a seven-figure donation to cover the cost of Howard’s golf program for six years at a time when similar programs at HBCUs are struggling to survive....
01:39 2019-08-20

Banger King Rúben Neves Scores The First Great Goal Of The Premier League Season One of the best ongoing statistical oddities in English soccer is that Wolverhampton Wanderers youngster Rúben Neves has never scored for the club from inside the penalty box in open play. Heading into Monday’s game against Manchester United, the 22-year-old Portuguese midfielder had 12 goals for Wo...
01:39 2019-08-20

Beto O'Rourke says he opposes death penalty for El Paso mass shooter On his way to the site of the Oklahoma City bombing on Monday, Beto O'Rourke affirmed that he categorically opposes the death penalty -- even in the cases of convicted terrorist Timothy McVeigh and the El Paso mass shooter who killed 22 Wal-Mart shoppers earlier this month in the city he once repres...
02:00 2019-08-20

'Barcelona is history,' says Coutinho after joining Bayern on loan "Philippe Coutinho has joined Bayern Munich on loan from Barcelona, just 19 months after moving to Camp Nou from Liverpool for a fee of up to £142 million."...
02:00 2019-08-20

Writers union says talent agents are violating antitrust law The Writers Guild of America has filed claims in federal court alleging three of the entertainment industry’s biggest talent agencies are violating antitrust and anti-racketeering laws...
02:00 2019-08-20

Tommy Orange among winners of American Book Award Tommy Orange’s novel “There There” and Jeffrey C. Stewart’s biography of Harlem Renaissance thinker Alain Locke are among this year’s winners of American Book Awards...
02:00 2019-08-20

Boosting computing power for the future of particle physics A new machine learning technology tested by an international team of scientists including MIT Assistant Professor Philip Harris and postdoc Dylan Rankin, both of the Laboratory for Nuclear Science, can spot specific particle signatures among an ocean of Large Hadron Collider (LHC) data in the blink ...
02:26 2019-08-20

De Blasio blasts ‘reprehensible’ NYPD union over response to Pantaleo firing Mayor Bill de Blasio blasted the NYPD’s top union on Monday night following the Police Benevolent Association’s call for a vote of “no confidence” against him and the police commissioner. De Blasio said it was “reprehensible” that PBA President Patrick Lynch called for a publ...
02:52 2019-08-20

Trenches and Skirt Suits Are Back in Power The discreet charm of the ’70s makes an appearance in this season’s tailored skirts, tweeds, trench coats and reimagined suits—inside your fall wardrobe...
02:52 2019-08-20

The Latest: Trump speaks with leader of Pakistan The White House says President Donald Trump spoke by telephone with Pakistan’s prime minister, Imran Khan, on the need to reduce tensions and moderate rhetoric with India...
03:13 2019-08-20

Airstrikes target Turkish convoy in Syria, raising tensions Airstrikes targeted a Turkish army convoy inside a rebel-held part of northwestern Syria on Monday, killing three civilians and wounding 12 others, the Turkish Defense Ministry said...
03:13 2019-08-20

Relive the glory of SummerSlam ’97 with WWF podcast Hell In A Cellphone There was a time when daytime soap operas were a huge deal. The wedding of General Hospital’s Luke and Laura in 1981 was watched by 30 million viewers and was such a cultural landmark that Elizabeth Taylor guest-starred on the show just to be at the fictional ceremony. A Trip Down Soap Lane takes li...
03:13 2019-08-20

Sony Buys Spider-Man Developer Insomniac Games Sony has purchased the California-based game studio Insomniac Games, best known for last year’s Spider-Man on PS4. Insomniac will become an exclusive PlayStation developer, Sony says....
03:13 2019-08-20

Canadian Armed Forces investigating member for alleged involvement in hate network The allegations were first made public on Monday, when the Winnipeg Free Press identified Master Cpl. Patrik Mathews as an alleged recruiter for the white supremacist network, The Base....
03:13 2019-08-20

El Paso mass shooter on suicide watch, sheriff's office says The 21-year-old white male from a Dallas-area neighborhood was placed on a suicide watch today under the recommendation of medical staff at the jail.        ...
03:13 2019-08-20

Jon Voight declares Trump is 'greatest president of this century' in Twitter video Actor Jon Voight is continuing to express his support for President Trump, declaring him "the greatest president of this century” in a message posted on Twitter on Sunday. ...
03:13 2019-08-20

The Odessa Catacombs: Lost in Eternal Darkness Ukraine. A vast country that prides itself on a history rich with heroes and artists. A nation whose foundations stand on centuries of struggle and fighting for independence.  ...
03:39 2019-08-20

Jeffrey Epstein signed will 2 days before suicide, report says Disgraced financier Jeffrey Epstein’s will has been filed in the U.S. Virgin Islands and it showed that he signed it on Aug. 8 -- two days before investigators said he hanged himself in his New York City jail cell....
03:39 2019-08-20

After Retrial, T.J. Simers Wins $15.45 Million Judgment Against The Los Angeles Times Both sides eventually appealed a 2015 verdict that granted former Los Angeles Times hack sports columnist T.J. Simers $7.1 million in an age and disability discrimination suit against the paper. The Times appealed because holy shit, $7.1 million! Simers appealed because the amount was less than the...
04:00 2019-08-20

Will German slowdown hit eastern European economies? Central and eastern European economies are said to be decoupling from western Europe as consumption-led growth replaces the export-driven model. But will domestic spending suffice to fend off a slowdown in the eurozone?...
04:00 2019-08-20

Merkel meets Orban in Hungary to commemorate 'Pan-European Picnic' The two leaders have met as part of the commemorations of the symbolic event that led to an exodus of East Germans to the West. Merkel thanked Hungary for its role in bringing down the Iron Curtain....
04:00 2019-08-20

Denise Ho, the pop icon of Hong Kong's pro-democracy movement Cantopop singer Denise Ho was successful in the Chinese market until she joined Hong Kong's democracy movement. Although her music is now banned in China, she’s still a superstar to demonstrators in her hometown....
04:00 2019-08-20

Germany's far-right: Police to restructure as threat of extremism grows Germany's federal criminal police agency wants to overhaul the structures it uses to fight far-right groups and hate crimes, media reports say. The organization sees a growing threat of militant extremism in the country....
04:00 2019-08-20

Secrets of 'Pan-European Picnic' still shrouded in mystery 30 years later A picnic in a meadow on the Hungarian-Austrian border: That was the plan. But the symbolic event, a show of support for a united Europe, enabled the first exodus from behind the Iron Curtain. Unintentionally — or not?...
04:00 2019-08-20

Hospital school supply drive helps patients at Banner Children’s TUCSON- Banner Children’s Hospital kicked off its hospital school supply drive Monday, with the partnership from Hughes Federal Credit Union. The hospital school program at Diamond Children’s Medical Center helps bring the classroom to patients so they can keep up with their studies. ...
04:00 2019-08-20

Man seriously injured in double-wide house fire in Drexel Heights TUCSON – A man is recovering from serious injuries after he attempted to extinguish a double-wide house fire in Drexel Heights Monday afternoon, according to officials. Drexel Heights Fire District said a 60-year-old man was reportedly awakened by a fire burning his home in the area of 6000 S....
04:00 2019-08-20

Shark Survivor: “There’s Like Zero Percent Chance It Will Happen Again” A 9-year-old girl is recovering after she was bitten by a shark Friday morning at Florida’s New Smyrna Beach. Maggie Crum, visiting the area with her family from Ohio, was wading in the water when she was bitten on the lower right leg. “I’m pretty sure if it happens once then there...
04:00 2019-08-20

7th Annual DoDads Tournament is underway Don’t miss your chance to be a part of the 7th Annual DoDads Golf Tournament this Wednesday, Aug. 21, at 7 a.m., at Quarry Pines Golf Club. DoDads is a non-profit 501C-3 that benefits kids without positive male role models in their lives and single-parent families. Join News 4 Tucson’s S...
04:00 2019-08-20

Police: Airman fatally shot breaking into Phoenix apartment PHOENIX (AP) – Phoenix police say a 21-year-old Luke Air Force Base airman has died after he was shot trying to break into an apartment. Authorities say the airman was shot early Sunday by a resident who told them he saw the man remove the patio door off its hinge and started kicking the glass...
04:00 2019-08-20

Coaches For Charities luncheon in Tucson means high school football begins TUCSON – The Coaches for Charity Kickoff Classic Luncheon saw hundreds of Tucson-area high school football players gather less than a week before their first games.  The first Friday Football Fever of the year (on News 4 Tucson) is this Friday, August 23rd.  Here’s more from our sportsca...
04:00 2019-08-20

QB Tate pumped about early-season game vs. Hawaii TUCSON – The U of A football team will leave for their first game on Wednesday.  Arizona suits up this Saturday against Hawaii. Here’s Khalil Tate talking about an earlier-than-early season opener as-seen-on News 4 Tucson sportscast:...
04:00 2019-08-20

Agua Caliente Park closing Monday for renovations TUCSON — Starting Monday, Agua Caliente Park will be closed for several months as renovation efforts begin. The park spreads over one hundred acres with a warm spring and pond, making it an oasis in the southwestern desert. For the next few months, Pond 1 will be drained as Pima County works t...
04:00 2019-08-20

Expect dangerous heat across Southern Arizona this week TUCSON – Expect another dry day in Tucson. Tomorrow: Mostly sunny and hot. High: 105° Tomorrow night: Mostly clear and warm. Low: 78° Tucson is expected to remain dry tomorrow. A slight chance of Isolated showers will be possible for areas south and east of Tucson. Highs tomorrow will run 5...
04:00 2019-08-20

Russia's Putin denies increased radiation levels following deadly blast Russian President Vladimir Putin has said that there's no risk of increased radiation levels following a deadly blast at a military site in Northern Russia earlier this month that killed at least five people....
04:26 2019-08-20

Injury update: Luis Severino For the first time this season, Luis Severino threw off a big league mound. Prior to Sunday’s series finale against the Cleveland Indians, Severino faced hitters while pitching off the Yankee Stadium mound. This is a step in the right direction for the 25-year-old’s rehab process. S...
04:26 2019-08-20

Disney+ will support each of these platforms and devices at launch We’re just a few months out from the launch of the Disney+ streaming service, which might be the most dangerous threat to Netflix’s supremacy to date. In addition to featuring every Disney and Pixar animated movie ever made, the service will also be home to the Star Wars and Marvel franc...
04:26 2019-08-20

A massive ‘Avengers 5’ crossover movie with X-Men is already in the works Soon after the dust settled from Comic-Con 2019, it became clear that the fourth phase of the Marvel Cinematic Universe would have no Avengers, Guardians or Spider-Man sequels. Instead, we’re getting the first Disney+ TV shows that will be integrated into the MCU, a few new heroes, and sequel ...
04:26 2019-08-20

Wearable tech works like a Band-Aid to monitor health Stanford researchers introduce an innovative, wearable tech device that monitors breathing, heart rate, and movements without batteries, wires, or chips....
04:26 2019-08-20

The parents using Facebook groups to reclaim their murdered kids' legacies Following their children’s deaths, parents are using social media groups to share stories, find justice and process their griefSign up for the project newsletterEarly on 20 April 2018, Joseph Alexander woke up to a multitude of text messages, missed calls, and voicemails. He turned on the local news...
04:52 2019-08-20

Trudeau pledges $1.2 billion for new tramway, expanded transit network in Quebec City In addition to the federal contribution, the Quebec government will invest $1.8 billion and the municipal government will contribute $300 million to the project....
04:52 2019-08-20

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

Jeffrey Epstein signed a will just two days before his death Court papers detail no beneficiaries for $577m estate, opening a potentially lengthy battle as victims seek justiceJeffrey Epstein signed a will just two days before he killed himself in jail, new court records show, opening a new legal front in what could be a lengthy battle over the disgraced fina...
05:39 2019-08-20

Surfers Unaware Of Cyanide Leak From Steel Plant For Days In US Lake Paul Grenchick was surfing with friends along the Indiana shore of Lake Michigan on Thursday evening. Little did he know, just up the river, thousands of fish were dying, and investigators were......
05:39 2019-08-20

Dale Earnhardt Jr. gives 1st public statement after family survives Tennessee small plane crash In his first public statement since surviving a plane crash last week, NASCAR star Dale Earnhardt Jr. said on Monday that his family is “truly blessed that all on board escaped with no serious injuries.”...
05:39 2019-08-20

Eastern Pacific Ocean to give birth to tropical storms this week One tropical feature is forecast to develop and hug the west coast of Mexico, while a second tropical feature may form and eventually pass close to Hawaii in the coming days....
06:00 2019-08-20

Queensland police to get new powers to search climate change protesters Crackdown includes new laws that make it illegal to possess a device used for locking on, and comes as Extinction Rebellion ramps up activitiesQueensland police will be given new powers to search suspected climate change protesters, as the state government attempts to crack down on an escalating cam...
07:00 2019-08-20

Carrie Underwood to host CMA Awards without Brad Paisley for the first time in 11 years Carrie Underwood will be joined by Reba McEntire and Dolly Parton as guest hosts for 53rd Country Music Association Awards.        ...
07:26 2019-08-20

Apple Arcade: $4.99 per month is likely for family access to 100 games Apple's subscription gaming service will most likely launch at a sub-$5 price including games compatible with iOS, iPadOS, macOS, and tvOS devices.Read More...
07:26 2019-08-20

Liz and Dud collide with the competition on a fantastic Lodge 49 “The Slide” boasts all the best things about Lodge 49: bonding time for Liz and Dud (which naturally goes sideways), bonding time for Dud and Ernie (I know it’s only been two episodes, but I’m so glad to see them hanging out again!), some vulnerability from Scott, some commentary about the vultures ...
07:52 2019-08-20

HBO Max conjures up a Practical Magic prequel Though HBO Max landing an honest-to-god Meryl Streep movie is the more prestigious announcement, it’s not the only news coming from WarnerMedia’s upcoming streaming service. As reported by Deadline, the streamer has also ordered pilots for three new shows, one of which is going to be an adaptation o...
07:52 2019-08-20

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

There’s no Michael Moore-style agitprop in the superb culture-clash doc American Factory In 2008, documentarians Steven Bognar and Julia Reichert filmed the final days of an Ohio GM plant for the Oscar-nominated documentary short “The Last Truck.” Nearly a decade later, they returned to the small town of Moraine—just south of Dayton—to film the same facility after it reopened as a glass...
07:52 2019-08-20

Report: Apple Is Pouring Over $6 Billion Into Apple TV+, Including Nine Figures on The Morning Show Apple’s budget for its forthcoming streaming service—previously reported to be around $1 billion, give or take—has exploded to $6 billion, according to a Monday report in the Financial Times.Read more......
08:13 2019-08-20

Underwater, No One Can Hear You Scream As movies like The Abyss have shown, being stranded at the bottom of the ocean is as dangerous as being stranded in outer space. And as movies like The Meg have shown, there can be very unfriendly things lurking in the depths. Underwater combines both, with Kristen Stewart starring in what appears t...
08:13 2019-08-20

Apple's Borked iOS Update Leads to New Jailbreak and Vulnerable iPhones If you updated to iOS 12.4, you might want to think twice about the apps you download. Apple has unpatched a vulnerability with the latest update, and hackers have already used the opportunity to release the first jailbreak for up-to-date iPhones in years, according to a Motherboard report.Read more...
08:13 2019-08-20

Stephens splits with coach Groeneveld ahead of U.S. Open American Sloane Stephens has parted ways with her coach Sven Groeneveld less than a week before the U.S. Open gets underway, the former champion has said....
08:13 2019-08-20

Jeffrey Lord: NYT ‘Stalinizing’ America, left wants to re-write American history on race Fox News contributor Jeffrey Lord responded to a leaked transcript from New York Times’ emergency town hall meeting Monday, saying that the newspaper wants to stir the narrative on race in the United States against President Donald Trump and in-favor of pro-Russian views.  ...
08:13 2019-08-20

Trump urges restraint on Kashmir in call with India and Pakistan US President Donald Trump said Kashmir was a "tough situation" and that he had "good conversations" with the prime ministers of India and Pakistan. He urged them to work towards reducing tensions....
08:39 2019-08-20

Johnson willing to give 'commitments' to avoid Brexit backstop Boris Johnson says he is willing to give the EU the "commitments" it needs that alternatives to the Northern Ireland backstop can be put into effect....
09:00 2019-08-20

Planned Parenthood opts out of U.S. subsidies in fight over abortion referrals Planned Parenthood said on Monday it was withdrawing from a federal program subsidizing reproductive healthcare for low-income women after the Trump administration banned participants in the program from referring women to abortion providers....
09:26 2019-08-20

Life after apartheid: images from the new South Africa Thabiso Sekgala’s solo show features work taken by the late South African photographer offering nuanced, alternative narratives about life in contemporary Africa. His work focused on the idea of home and the personal, political or economic conditions that determine our relationship to it. Continue ...
09:52 2019-08-20

FDA declines to approve Sarepta's second Duchenne treatment Sarepta Therapeutics Inc said on Monday the U.S. Food and Drug Administration declined to approve its newest treatment for Duchenne muscular dystrophy (DMD), citing safety concerns including the risk of infection and kidney toxicity....
09:52 2019-08-20

Sleep quality may be linked with success during military basic training (Reuters Health) - Soldiers who experience sleep problems during basic combat training may be more likely to struggle with psychological distress, attention difficulties, and anger issues during their entry into the military, a recent study suggests....
09:52 2019-08-20

NYPD’s mental health emergency: What’s behind the suicide numbers The NYPD is facing a mental health emergency after its ninth officer this year died by suicide. For ex-cop and suicide survivor Chris Prochut, the crisis highlights a chronic issue in the force. “New York City cops — they’ll hold it together right to the edge, until they break,” says Prochut, 46, wh...
10:13 2019-08-20

Florida’s palm trees under attack by deadly disease DAVIE, Fla. — Florida’s iconic palm trees are under attack from a fatal disease that turns them to dried crisps in months, with no chance for recovery once they become ill. Spread by a rice-sized, plant-hopping insect, lethal bronzing has gone from a small infestation on Florida’s Gulf Coast to a ne...
10:13 2019-08-20

Teen alive and well after car landed on top of him A teen in Williamsburg, Virginia, was involved in a near-fatal car crash where the car landed on his body — and then his head. According to CBN News, Juan Spence was on life support at MCV Hospital after having part of his skull removed due to swelling. Doctors gave Juan a 5% chance of living.......
10:13 2019-08-20

Britain concerned at reports HK consulate worker held in China Britain said on Tuesday it was "extremely concerned" by reports that a staff member at the consulate in its former colony of Hong Kong had been detained in mainland China....
10:13 2019-08-20

Josh Kroenke: Arsenal's Europa League final thrashing was catalyst for summer transfer splurge Josh Kroenke has revealed how Arsenal's second-half collapse against Chelsea in May's Europa League final was the catalyst for the club's recruitment drive this summer....
10:39 2019-08-20

Fed's Rosengren Still Doesn't See Need to Lower Rates Federal Reserve Bank of Boston President Eric Rosengren remains worried that central bank interest-rate cuts are unwarranted and could destabilize the financial sector—but signaled he’s open to action if convinced the economy was taking a turn for the worse....
10:39 2019-08-20

Trump impeachment push gets important new ally The push to remove the president from office gained momentum on Monday after the No. 4 House Democrat announced support for an impeachment investigation into Donald Trump.Ben Ray Luján, a close ally of Speaker Nancy Pelosi, is the highest-ranking House Democrat to back impeachment thus far. T...
10:39 2019-08-20

"No Connection" With Arrested Nephew's Business, Says Kamal Nath Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Kamal Nath today said he had no connection with the business of his nephew Ratul Puri, who was arrested this morning over allegations of swindling a state-run bank....
11:00 2019-08-20

"Spoke To My Two Good Friends": Trump After Call With PM Modi, Imran Khan Soon after Prime Minister Narendra Modi's 30-minute telephonic conversation with US President Donald Trump last night, the latter dialed Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan to discuss "the need to......
11:00 2019-08-20

3 Officers Allegedly Asked For Bribe In Hafiz Saeed-Linked Case, Shifted Three National Investigation Agency (NIA) officers have been transferred for allegedly demanding Rs 2 crore in bribes to exclude a Delhi-based businessman linked to a terror-funding case involving......
11:00 2019-08-20

You can finally get PowerBeats Pro in colors other than black After launching its truly wireless Powerbeats Pro headphones earlier this year, Beats is finally introducing new color options to its lineup. The earbuds, which retail for $250, will be available in off-white Ivory, a nature-green Moss, and dark blue......
11:00 2019-08-20

Ex-SEC chief: Markopolos targeting GE for a short-seller and not as a whistleblower 'suspicious' "If he had brought all of his data to the SEC first, he would reap potentially, up to 30% of the potential recovery," says former SEC Chairman Harvey Pitt....
11:26 2019-08-20

10 Stylish Dorm Room Ideas You Can Buy on Amazon (for Cheap!) There are plenty of tasteful bookends, candles, hampers, and more you can get for your dorm room to give it some personality (without looking like something you'd scroll past on Pinterest)....
11:26 2019-08-20

Rami Malek Is GQ's September Cover Star The star of “Bohemian Rhapsody” and “Mr. Robot” tells the story of his long, sudden rise to Hollywood heavyweight in his cover profile, shot by photographer Ryan McGinley...
11:26 2019-08-20

It’s Not Always Excellent to Be Jamie Oliver Twenty years after he vaulted to fame, the brash British chef, TV star and cookbook author has lost his restaurant empire — but not his taste for hard work....
11:26 2019-08-20

When Providing for Your Family Means Leaving It Behind Jason DeParle’s “A Good Provider Is One Who Leaves” is a deeply reported look at global migration centered on the experiences of a single Filipino family over the course of 30 years....
11:26 2019-08-20

Russia decries US missile test, warns of destabilization A top Russian diplomat has lamented the U.S. test of a type of missile that was banned for decades before both Washington and Moscow quit the treaty earlier this year...
11:52 2019-08-20

|ReevaSteenkamp'sfamilytosettherecordstraightinnewdocumentaryseries A new intimate tell-all documentary series will focus on Reeva Steenkamp her story and the impact her murder and trial had on her parents, family and close friends....
11:52 2019-08-20

Disgraced CBS producer’s daughter busted for baring all at beach The 28-year-old daughter of a disgraced CBS producer was arrested for allegedly stripping down naked on a public beach in front of her young child in Connecticut, according to reports. Anna Lee Halderman, of Norwalk, Conn., was charged on Saturday with breach of peace and risk of injury to a minor f...
12:13 2019-08-20

Accused cop-attacker asks for job amid sweet no-bail deal What, staying out of the clink wasn’t enough? The teen charged with head-butting a cop during the weekend’s melee at a Brooklyn housing project was given a sweetheart deal that let him walk out of court with no bail and no jail — and then had the gall to demand a job. Guillermo Lopez, 17,......
12:13 2019-08-20

Home Depot misses on sales and cuts outlook on worries tariffs could hit consumer spending Home Depot's CEO said the retailer cut its outlook partly due to "the potential impacts to the U.S. consumer arising from recently announced tariffs."...
12:39 2019-08-20

Luxury brands must show they are 'good Chinese citizens' after T-shirt territory anger, expert says Western luxury labels will need to demonstrate that they are good Chinese citizens in the face of territorial sensitivities, according to an expert on branding in the region....
12:39 2019-08-20

Huawei founder details 'battle mode' reform plan to beat U.S. crisis China's Huawei will spend more on production equipment this year to ensure supply continuity, cut redundant roles and demote inefficient managers as its grapples with a "live-or-die moment" in the wake of U.S. export curbs, founder Ren Zhengfei said....
13:00 2019-08-20

Conan O'Brien vows to negotiate Trump's Greenland deal, offers up Florida "Conan" host Conan O'Brien is offering his negotiation skills to President Trump after it was reported that he had expressed serious interest in buying Greenland. ...
13:00 2019-08-20

EU executive says Brexit backstop only way to avoid hard border in Ireland The European Union executive said the backstop option was the only means identified by both London and the bloc to avoid a return to extensive border checks on the island of Ireland after Brexit....
13:00 2019-08-20

Monitor says Syrian rebels withdraw from town, jihadists say still fighting A Syrian war monitor said rebels had withdrawn from a town in southern Idlib province and from their last territory in neighboring Hama province after government advances, though an insurgent group denied this and said they were still fighting....
13:00 2019-08-20

Was a man wrongly identified after police digitally altered his mugshot? ACLU says case ‘raises big questions’ after Oregon authorities removed facial tattoos before showing image to witnessesThe difference between Tyrone Lamont Allen’s booking photo and the photo seen by bank robbery witnesses is striking, and the image has sparked a national controversy.Portland police...
13:00 2019-08-20

I lose my erection during sex with my wife – am I overthinking it? At the beginning of our relationship, she would orgasm about five times to my one. I sometimes feel as if I am not letting myself goDuring intercourse, my wife and I will be going well and I will lose my erection. I am aroused and I love her, but I get inside my head and think too hard. At the begin...
13:00 2019-08-20

The supreme court's pro-gun radicalism puts us all in the crosshairs | Lawrence Douglas The court has made it harder for Americans to forge a sensible political solution to a horrific national problemAfter 51 Muslim worshipers were gunned down in Christchurch, New Zealand, the country’s parliament swiftly moved to ban military-style semiautomatic weapons, assault rifles and high-capaci...
13:00 2019-08-20

Employee at UK's consulate in Hong Kong detained in China Detention comes amid more than two months of pro-democracy protests in Hong Kong An employee at the UK’s consulate in Hong Kong has been detained by mainland Chinese authorities on his way back to the city, his girlfriend has said.Simon Cheng, 28, was returning from a trip in Shenzhen to his native ...
13:00 2019-08-20

Big tech firms need to stop reducing LGBT+ people to their sex lives | Hannah Jane Parkinson From demonetising videos to porn-filled searches, internet platforms are on the wrong side of the issue Here’s a question: how comfortable would you feel typing the word “lesbian” into a search engine in the office? Or maybe while a parent pottered about behind you? Or even, perhaps, not in incognit...
13:00 2019-08-20

Now TV pass £5 deal is fantastic to try out the best TV, movie and kids content We've got a superb Now TV pass offer for you today if you already fancied checking out the service. For a mere £5 you can get a month's access to both Sky Entertainment and Sky Cinema. You also get a huge five months of access to Now TV's Kids channels.This Now TV deal is for new...
13:26 2019-08-20

5G: everything you need to know What is 5G? 5G networks are the next generation of mobile internet connectivity, offering faster speeds and more reliable connections on smartphones and other devices than ever before.Combining cutting-edge network technology and the very latest research, 5G should offer connections that are multitu...
13:26 2019-08-20

Apple TV Plus release date, price info and everything you need to know At its special March 2019 event, Apple announced Apple TV Plus, a brand new streaming service that, according to its CEO Tim Cook, "is unlike anything that's come before". The streaming service will offer exclusive shows, movies and documentaries from acclaimed filmmakers, including JJ Abr...
13:26 2019-08-20

Xiaomi Mi Band 5 is in the works and might be coming fairly soon The Xiaomi Mi Band 4 went on sale in June, and the Xiaomi Mi Band 5 is already being developed according to Wang Huang, founder, chairman of the board and chief executive officer at Huami (the company that makes the Mi Bands for Xiaomi).According to Wareable, he said during an earnings calls that &#...
13:26 2019-08-20

Yarde takes leap into the unknown against Kovalev Britain's Anthony Yarde has yet to fight a single world-class opponent en route to a world title shot against Sergey Kovalev this Saturday (August 31) The post Yarde takes leap into the unknown against Kovalev appeared first on Boxing News....
13:26 2019-08-20

Charlie Edwards: ‘I’m maturing into an elite world champion’ Charlie Edwards knows just how tough his August 31 world title defence will be. He speaks in depth with Matt Bevan The post Charlie Edwards: ‘I’m maturing into an elite world champion’ appeared first on Boxing News....
13:26 2019-08-20

Join TIME’s Senior Editor Feliz Solomon in a Reddit AMA on the Hong Kong Protests Hong Kong has been rocked by anti-government unrest since early June. The protests began as peaceful marches against a now suspended bill that would have allowed the extradition of fugitives to mainland China. But they gradually morphed into a push for greater democracy and a rebellion against what ...
13:26 2019-08-20

‘A Platform for Dialogue.’ Hong Kong’s Leader Promises to Listen to a Community Torn Apart by Protest Carrie Lam, Hong Kong’s embattled top official, held out an olive branch to anti-government protesters Tuesday, promising “a platform for dialogue with people from all walks of life.” She added: “This is something that we want to do in a very sincere and humble manner.”...
13:26 2019-08-20

| AfrAsia Bank Mauritius Open boost for SA pros The AfrAsia Bank Mauritius Open will offer South African professionals not already exempt an opportunity to qualify on their home tour for this year’s event....
13:26 2019-08-20

San Francisco homeless stats soar: city blames big business, residents blame officials San Francisco is a city of extremes.  It's got more billionaires per capita than anywhere else in the world but it's also got a homeless problem so severe that it rivals some third-world nations....
13:52 2019-08-20

NRAI's Clarion Call To 'LogOut': Restaurateurs' Versus Customers' Reactions NRAI had posted a tweet on August 14 that acted as a clarion call for restaurants to dissociate themselves from some leading aggregator platforms. Here's a range of reactions from restaurateurs and......
13:52 2019-08-20

New York Giants' Jabrill Peppers reveals moments that steered him away from baseball New York Giants defensive back Jabrill Peppers is mostly known for his prominence on the football field. But as a kid, he had his hand in youth baseball....
13:52 2019-08-20

Woods wants US Presidents Cup team playing before Australia Tiger Woods wants the eight players who made his Presidents Cup team and four more under consideration as captain's picks to play tournaments and stay sharp over the next three months leading to the December matches Down Under....
13:52 2019-08-20

Gordon back with Patriots while on non-football injury list Oft-suspended wide receiver Josh Gordon returned to the New England Patriots' practice field on Monday without pads and without saying when he might be able to play again....
13:52 2019-08-20

Little Leaguers from New Jersey proud to be 'Troopers' Ray Amato takes in the scene from the very top of Lamade Stadium as the signature chant of the New Jersey Little League team echoes through the stands: "Let's go Troopers! Let's go Troopers!"...
13:52 2019-08-20

No surprise here: Fields named Ohio State's starting QB Ohio State coach Ryan Day on Monday made official what most people figured was a foregone conclusion: Georgia transfer Justin Fields will be the starting quarterback when the No. 5 Buckeyes open the season Aug. 31 against Florida Atlantic....
13:52 2019-08-20

David Alan Grier, Blair Underwood to star in 'Soldier's Play' on Broadway David Alan Grier and Blair Underwood are set to star in the first Broadway production of Charles Fuller's Pulitzer Prize-winning drama, "A Soldier's Play."...
13:52 2019-08-20

|Zimtoissuecashnotessoon,saysFinanceMinister Zimbabwe will issue new notes and coins soon to replace the country’s quasi currency that was introduced three years ago in a failed attempt to counter a crippling shortage of cash and that’s pushed inflation to the highest rate since 2008....
13:52 2019-08-20

Japan allows further exports of high-tech material to South Korea Japan has approved shipments of a high-tech material to South Korea for the second time since imposing export curbs last month, two sources said, ahead of talks by government officials this week to resolve a dispute stemming from their wartime past....
14:39 2019-08-20

China's Baidu beats earnings expectations, shares rally Chinese internet search giant Baidu Inc beat quarterly earnings estimates on Monday after signing more people up to its video streaming service, sending its shares higher in a relief rally....
14:39 2019-08-20

These robot snakes designed by AI could be the next big thing in the operating theatre Researchers at the Australian Centre for Robotic Vision have developed snakebots that are designed to be as individual as the patient they're used on....
14:39 2019-08-20

New In Town: Virat Kohli's One8 Commune Is A Stunning New Addition At Aerocity One8 Commune, master franchise of One8's restaurant chain, taps into a unique thread that binds people from all walks of life- A love for good people, great food and a glorious time....
15:00 2019-08-20

2019 Hyundai Grand i10 Nios Launch Highlights: Price, Features, Specifications, Images New Hyundai Grand i10 Nios, the new-gen avatar of the popular compact hatch is all set to be launched in India today, and we'll be bringing you all the highlights from the launch....
15:00 2019-08-20

Man busted for threatening ‘slaughter’ at Chicago abortion clinic A Chicago man was arrested for threatening to carry out a “slaughter” at an abortion clinic in the city, authorities said. Farhan Sheikh, 19, allegedly wrote on the social media network iFunny last Friday that he would “slaughter and murder any doctor, patient, or visitor” he...
15:00 2019-08-20

Alligators in Florida have apparently learned to climb fences Run for your lives! Alligators can now climb fences. An alligator was witnessed scaling a chain-link fence at a naval air station in Jacksonville, Florida, over the weekend, a report said. The gator was spotted by resident Christina Stewart, who posted images of the beast climbing the fence on Faceb...
15:00 2019-08-20

Realme XT to Debut as Realme's First 64-Megapixel Camera Phone Realme XT will be Realme's anticipated 64-megapixel camera phone, and it will debut in late September, India CEO Madhav Sheth announced at the Realme 5-series launch....
15:00 2019-08-20

Goa Floods Affect 6,000 Farmers, 1,928 Hectares Land: Minister Heavy monsoons and flooding in Goa have affected the livelihoods of over 6,000 farmers in the state and the consequent losses have been pegged at around Rs 8.92 crore, Deputy Chief Minister......
15:00 2019-08-20

Nalini, Rajiv Gandhi Assassination Convict, Moves Court To Extend Parole The Madras High Court on Tuesday directed the Tamil Nadu government to file its reply to a plea by Nalini Sriharan, a convict in the Rajiv Gandhi assassination case, seeking extension of her ongoing......
15:00 2019-08-20

Jyotiraditya Scindia's Throwback Photo On Rajiv Gandhi Birth Anniversary Congress leader Jyotiraditya Scindia today joined other party leaders, including former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh, in paying tribute to former Prime Minister Rajiv Gandhi on his 75th birth......
15:00 2019-08-20

The Franks, Charlemagne, and the Forging of Europe The earliest histories of many European nations are firmly rooted in the ancient periods of migrations – when all sorts of tribes traveled from their homes in search of new grounds for settlement.  ...
15:26 2019-08-20

Keepers of the Sacred Flame from Ancient Rome to India The ability to ignite, maintain and control fire was a dramatic and powerful development in the habits of early humans and changed mankind’s quality of existence forever.  ...
15:26 2019-08-20

Xiaomi Ships 32 Million Smartphones in Q2, Posts 15 Percent Rise in Sales Xiaomi reported 15 percent growth in quarterly revenue on Tuesday, its slowest ever, as fewer people bought smartphones at home and rival Huawei grabbed market share....
15:26 2019-08-20

WhatsApp Said to Be in Talks to Launch Mobile Payments in Indonesia WhatsApp is said to be in talks with multiple Indonesian digital payment firms to offer their mobile transaction services, in a bid to tap the nation's fast growing e-commerce sector....
15:26 2019-08-20

EU rebuffs British PM Johnson's opening Brexit bid Prime Minister Boris Johnson's demand that the European Union reopen the Brexit divorce deal was rebuffed on Tuesday by the bloc, which said Britain had failed to propose any realistic alternative to an agreed insurance policy for the Irish border....
15:26 2019-08-20

Death toll from Burkina Faso militant attack rises to 24: army The Burkina Faso military said 24 soldiers were killed in an attack by unidentified militants on an army unit on Monday, updating a previous death toll of 10....
15:26 2019-08-20

How much would the US have to pay for Greenland? One estimate says half a trillion dollars 24/7 Wall Street analyzed the potential price tag on Greenland, which the Trump administration has expressed interest in purchasing.       ...
15:26 2019-08-20

Bacon and eggs: What they cost the year you were born 24/7 Tempo adjusted the average price of a pound of sliced bacon and a dozen grade A eggs in U.S. cities for every year from 1939 to 2019.       ...
15:26 2019-08-20

Starman and Tesla’s spacefaring roadster have made their first lap around the sun He was the ‘Space Oddity’ launched by SpaceX back in 2018, but now Starman is right at home out there in the cosmos.       ...
15:26 2019-08-20

Physicists design an experiment to pin down the origin of the elements Nearly all of the oxygen in our universe is forged in the bellies of massive stars like our sun. As these stars contract and burn, they set off thermonuclear reactions within their cores, where nuclei of carbon and helium can collide and fuse in a rare though essential nuclear reaction that generate...
15:26 2019-08-20

Apparel Companies Fear Tariffs Could Squash Profits Apparel companies in the U.S. are bracing for squeezed profits and potential store closures as a result of the Trump administration’s pledge to extend tariffs on Chinese imports....
15:52 2019-08-20

Russia refuses to share data on blast that caused radiation spike Monitoring stations ceased transmitting data two days after the 8 August blastRussia has told international nuclear test ban monitors that it does not have to share information on the blast that caused a brief spike in radiation levels in Arkhangelsk region, bolstering speculation that Russia may ha...
15:52 2019-08-20

Amazon under fire for new packaging that cannot be recycled Use of plastic envelopes branded a ‘major step backwards’ in fight against pollutionAmazon has been criticised by environmental groups and customers after introducing a range of plastic packaging that cannot be recycled in the UK.While supermarkets and other retailers have been reducing their use of...
15:52 2019-08-20

‘Impractical Jokers’ star is serious about reviving Staten Island beer Brian Quinn thought being one of New York’s Bravest was the best damn gig in the world, even after he became a TV star — but he has something new brewing. Better known as “Q” on truTV’s hit hidden-camera buddy comedy “Impractical Jokers,” the 43-year-old is reviving a &...
15:52 2019-08-20

Zendrive raises $37 million to encourage good driving behaviors with AI Zendrive, which uses machine learning and AI to lower insurance premiums by accounting for good driving habits, has raised $37 million in venture capital.Read More...
15:52 2019-08-20

Reputation.com raises $30 million to help businesses manage their online presence Reputation.com, a startup that provides solutions for tracking and improving online reviews, has raised $30 million in fresh venture capital.Read More...
15:52 2019-08-20

Bloomberg: Apple TV+ will cost $9.99 per month and launch in November Apple's video streaming strategy may be getting clearer with a report that its subscription TV service will go live in November and cost $9.99 per month.Read More...
15:52 2019-08-20

U.K. Government ‘Extremely Concerned’ by Reports of China Detaining Hong Kong Consulate Employee (Bloomberg) — The U.K. said it was “extremely concerned” by reports that a Hong Kong consulate worker was detained during a recent trip to mainland China, a case that threatens to add to strains between Beijing and London. The statement came after news site HK01 reported that the U...
15:52 2019-08-20

Phil Neville: Players should boycott social media to combat racist abuse "England women\u0027s coach Phil Neville has urged the football community to boycott social media for six months and \"send a powerful message\" in response to a significant rise in online racist abuse of players."...
16:13 2019-08-20

The Netflix app just got a new ‘coming soon’ feature, but only on certain devices The Netflix app just received a novel feature that some users will certainly appreciate. A “Coming This Week” section will be shown on TVs, streaming devices, and consoles, allowing users to stay on top of new releases as they happen. The feature was in limited testing at Netflix before ...
16:13 2019-08-20

Mate X launch delay means you’re getting much better hardware for the same price One of the most anticipated handsets of the year was just delayed for the second time in a matter of just a few months with virtually no explanation. That’s Huawei first foldable phone, the Mate X, that was unveiled all the way back in late February. The handset should have been available to b...
16:13 2019-08-20

General Electric ranks among riskiest long-term care insurers -Fitch General Electric Co ranks among the riskiest backers of long-term care insurance, suffering from both a high exposure to claims and a relatively small cash pile to pay them, Fitch Ratings said in a report on Tuesday....
16:13 2019-08-20

UPDATE 1-Brazil's B2W Companhia Digital to raise 2.5 bln reais -filing Brazilian e-commerce company B2W Companhia Digital will raise 2.5 billion reais ($618 million) in a share offering, the company said in a late Monday notice to shareholders....
16:13 2019-08-20

Board of Brazil's B2W Companhia Digital approves 2.5 bln reais capital raise- filing Brazilian e-commerce company B2W Companhia Digital will raise 2.5 billion reais ($618 million) in a share offering, the company said in a late Monday notice to shareholders....
16:13 2019-08-20

The 2020 Mercedes-Benz EQV Beats Tesla And Volkswagen To The Electric Van Game Elon Musk has talked about making an electric Tesla van for a while, Volkswagen has teased the return of its iconic bus as an EV, but Mercedes-Benz beat everybody to the punch in this critical segment with the 2020 Mercedes-Benz EQV—an electric van that seats up to eight and runs a claimed range of ...
16:39 2019-08-20

Florida artist hopes his satirical back-to-school fashion ads featuring kids in bulletproof vests evoke real feelings and reactions (WESH)  A  Florida photographer and graphic designer is generating attention after he created images that look like back-to-school fashion ads featuring kids in bulletproof vests. The advertisements aren’t real, but the kids are, and so are the armored book bags and bulletproof vests they’re wearing...
16:39 2019-08-20

Apple accidentally reopens security flaw in latest iOS version Vulnerability could be exploited to gain control of iPhone, users are warnedApple users are being warned to exercise particular caution over their cybersecurity for the next few days, after the company mistakenly reopened a security flaw in the latest version of iOS.In iOS 12.4, released last month,...
17:00 2019-08-20

Thousands are celebrating Palestinian grandmothers - I wish I had more memories of mine A tribute by US congresswoman Rashida Tlaib has prompted Twitter users to share stories of their own ‘sitty’. Mine was formidableThere are not many good news stories about Palestine so I was thrilled when, over the weekend, #MyPalestineSitty trended on Twitter. A tribute by congresswoman Rashida Tla...
17:00 2019-08-20

El Salvador woman acquitted of stillbirth murder charge ‘Resounding victory for rights of women’ after retrial overturns conviction of Evelyn Beatriz HernándezA young woman who was suspected of having an abortion and charged with homicide after having a stillborn child has been acquitted by a judge at a retrial in a case that attracted international atte...
17:00 2019-08-20

Meet the Bake Off 2019 contestants – from the teacher to the Terminator Who is most passionate about sponge – and who preferred the minibus they rode in on? We rank the bakers about to enter the tent, and predict the winner! Another year, another series of the Great British Bake Off. You know the deal by now. There’s a tent full of passionate home bakers, and week by we...
17:00 2019-08-20

U.S. reps from Texas serve as ambassadors of the border On an August morning in West Texas, a caravan rolled across the U.S.-Mexico border. Packed into a train of vehicles -- two vans and seven SUVs -- were 21 members of the U.S. House of Representatives....
17:00 2019-08-20

Wall Street set to snap three-day win streak as financials weigh U.S. stocks eased on Tuesday after three sessions of strong gains, weighed by declines in financial companies, while better-than-expected results propped up retailer Home Depot....
17:26 2019-08-20

Global stocks inch higher as stimulus hopes spur tentative rebound Stock markets edged higher on Tuesday as investors welcomed signs that more monetary and fiscal stimulus was on its way, hoping more easing would help stave off a major global economic downturn....
17:26 2019-08-20

UPDATE 1-Taking aim at rivals, CBOE Europe's closing auction debuts with tiny volume Europe's latest share trading platform debuted with a whimper this week as just 23,000 euros ($25,460) worth of stock changed hands in Monday's first closing auction, but its parent Chicago-based CBOE said plenty of customers were lining up to use it....
17:26 2019-08-20

Dell's OptiPlex 7070 Ultra fully modular all-in-one can declutter your desk The problem with all-in-one PCs like iMacs is that monitors have a longer shelf life than computers. Dell's new offering bridges the gap in a creative way....
17:26 2019-08-20

Britain To End Free Movement For People From EU Immediately After Brexit Britain said Monday it will immediately end freedom of movement for people from the European Union after Brexit on October 31, in a policy shift under Prime Minister Boris Johnson....
17:52 2019-08-20

Brazil Bus Hijacker, Armed With Toy Gun, Shot Dead By Police A hijacker armed with what turned out to be a toy gun was shot dead by police in Rio de Janeiro on Tuesday after he held a busload of passengers hostage for several hours on a major bridge in......
17:52 2019-08-20

Over 250 Inmates Escape Indonesia Prison Set On Fire During Riots Indonesian authorities were hunting for more than 250 inmates who escaped a Papua prison set ablaze during violent riots, officials said Tuesday, as fresh protests broke out in the restive region....
17:52 2019-08-20

In Just 24 Hours, Skyscraper Seized From Chinese Billionaire Sold Online A Beijing skyscraper confiscated from a fugitive Chinese billionaire was sold in an online auction Tuesday for 5.18 billion yuan (US$734 million), the latest twist in a salacious saga dating back to......
17:52 2019-08-20

Why Gvozdyk vs Beterbiev might just be the best fight of the year Big hitters Gvozdyk and Beterbiev set to collide, writes Daniel Herbert The post Why Gvozdyk vs Beterbiev might just be the best fight of the year appeared first on Boxing News....
17:52 2019-08-20

How Justin Trudeau Imperiled His Own Re-Election A scandal that threatens to derail Prime Minister Justin Trudeau’s bid for re-election returned to the headlines at a particularly sensitive time. Following a months-long investigation, Canada’s ethics watchdog found that Trudeau had inappropriately interfered in a judicial matter, a conclusion that...
17:52 2019-08-20

Probation for man who threatened then-Sen. Flake PHOENIX (AP) — The Latest on sentencing of a Chicago man for leaving a threatening voicemail for then-Sen. Jeff Flake of Arizona during Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh’s confirmation hearings (all times local): 4:20 p.m. A Chicago man has been sentenced to three years of probation for le...
17:52 2019-08-20

Jeffrey Epstein signed new will just two days before he died The financier and convicted sex offender Jeffrey Epstein executed a new will just two days before he was found dead in his New York City jail cell this month, according to probate documents obtained by NBC News. @NBCNews has obtained the will that was signed by Jeffrey Epstein shortly before his dea...
17:52 2019-08-20

3 essential skills for network professionals When hiring or training network professionals, CIOs should focus on IT infrastructure knowledge beyond networks, cloud expertise, and inclusion in the budgeting process....
17:52 2019-08-20

Don't worry, a recession is still unlikely The media tells us the yield curve is inverted and this means a recession is both certain and imminent. Every media outlet that's not for President Trump has been bouncing with glee to point it out to us. There is a point to the story too: An inverted yield curve, where it costs more to borrow for s...
18:13 2019-08-20

Harry Styles' shirtless 'Rolling Stone' cover has fans hyperventilating The cover of Rolling Stone's forthcoming September issue made quite a splash with Harry Styles' fans.        ...
18:13 2019-08-20

How Should Big Tech Be Reined In? Here Are 4 Prominent Ideas Some critics of the industry want to see the businesses broken up. Others would like to strengthen regulation of Silicon Valley. And there are shades of gray....
18:39 2019-08-20

Home Depot says suppliers are moving manufacturing out of China to avoid tariffs Home Depot said that tariffs against China will impact about $2 billion, or 2%, of U.S sales, after accounting for all the goods that will be hit. However, costs are mitigated because its suppliers are moving to countries outside of China....
18:39 2019-08-20

Let a Thousand Sandwiches Bloom In a tiny kiosk in the East Village, Foxface serves a constantly changing menu of sandwiches inspired by dishes around the globe, from eggs to elk. There’s no actual fox, though....
19:00 2019-08-20

West Coast test for Yankees will come at affordable price to bettors One key factor separating the New York Yankees from the rest of the major leagues this season has been their ability to consistently beat quality teams. That will be put to an immediate test during a six-game California excursion visiting the Oakland A’s and the Los Angeles Dodgers. This high-profil...
19:00 2019-08-20

Pyongyang Complains Loudly About Quieter U.S.-South Korean Exercises The U.S. and South Korea have toned down joint military exercises, but North Korea still accuses the two nations of saber rattling, complicating efforts to restart disarmament discussions....
19:00 2019-08-20

Ranked: The best horror movies this year (including dark comedy 'Ready or Not') Plenty of cool horror films have hit screens this year, including the new black comedy 'Ready or Not.' Here are 2019's best so far, ranked.        ...
19:00 2019-08-20

Conan O'Brien to visit Greenland after Trump's comments about wanting to buy the country Conan O'Brien's latest "Conan Without Borders" will take him to Greenland, where he wants to help President Trump negotiate a major purchase.        ...
19:26 2019-08-20

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

Khloe Kardashian Has Proof She Didn't Photoshop Her Bikini Pics For anyone who wants to question Khloe Kardashian's body, here's some video proof from the reality star herself. The Keeping Up With the Kardashians star hit the beach in the......
19:26 2019-08-20

"Oh S--t!" Watching Khloe Kardashian Laugh Her Way Through a Chiropractor Adjustment Will Make Your Day What's so funny? Though Kendall Jenner would probably beg to differ, her sister appears to be getting a huge kick out of what looks--and sounds--like a seriously intense chiropractic......
19:26 2019-08-20

The Latest: League’s Salvini kisses crucifix as Conte speaks Italian League’s leader and hard-line Interior minister Matteo Salvini has repeatedly kissed a rosary while sitting in the Senate next to Premier Giuseppe Conte, who was delivering a key speech in which he announced his resignation...
19:26 2019-08-20

Stocks have rebounded big in a short time. History shows market momentum should continue Stocks are climbing fast as fears over a U.S. recession appear to be easing. According to market history, this upward momentum could continue for another month....
19:26 2019-08-20

Anna Chlumsky on the 'balls-to-the-wall' final season of 'Veep' Sure, most "Veep" fans were likely a little distraught when you learned that its seventh season was going to be its last. And then there's Anna Chlumsky's reaction....
19:26 2019-08-20

Banks Get Some Relief in Volcker-Rule Changes U.S. regulators unveiled final changes to Volcker-rule restrictions on proprietary trading by financial firms, removing a provision opposed by the biggest banks and giving some regulatory relief to smaller firms....
19:26 2019-08-20

Shrinking U.S. Crude Discount Threatens Exports The discount of the U.S. crude-oil benchmark to the global Brent price has fallen to its lowest level in more than a year, driven by an expansion in pipelines....
19:26 2019-08-20

|Attractinvestmentorwatchminingdie,unionleaderwarnsstate,industry UASA senior manager Johan van Niekerk was addressing the committee on Tuesday morning as part of the committee's engagements with organised labour. The union said it appreciated government’s commitment to making mining a "sunrise industry"....
19:26 2019-08-20

|Steinhoff'clearlyplotted'TekkieTowntransferpath-judge The transfer path of Tekkie Town and its shares in late 2016 to Steinhoff subsidiary Pepkor was clearly plotted even before the first transfer took place, says a Cape High Court judge....
19:26 2019-08-20

My Language-Learning App Has A Leaderboard And It's Ruining My Life I tried to wean myself off my mobile games by learning a new language. Now, instead of being obsessed with tapping on mobile games, I’m obsessed with my language-learning app. Damn it....
19:52 2019-08-20

How to Record Your Phone Screen for Free You don’t need a pricey app or fancy hardware. In the video above, I explain how to record high quality footage of your phone screen for free....
19:52 2019-08-20

How to Sing the Opening of 'Circle of Life' Growing up, I sang it as “NAHHHHHT-SYLVANIAAAA!” You sang something even sillier. But we’re adults now, and we can learn the actual words to the opening of “Circle of Life” from Disney’s The Lion King. Then we will sound much cooler when we lift something into the air like Simba. Here’s how to sing ...
19:52 2019-08-20

Ease stress, headaches and anxiety with these at-home reflexology pressure points From easing stubborn neck pain to giving a mini liver detox boost, celebrity reflexologist Gemma Ireland says these at-home self-care acupressure tips may be able to help...
19:52 2019-08-20

Three lions 'shot dead after fatally mauling keeper' Three lions have been shot dead after a 70-year-old game keeper - who reportedly raised the animals as cubs - was fatally mauled in South Africa, according to local media reports....
19:52 2019-08-20

Arkansas State coach: Wife has died of cancer Arkansas State coach Blake Anderson announced that his wife, Wendy, has died after dealing with cancer. The news comes a day after the school announced Anderson would take a leave of absence....
19:52 2019-08-20

The top home run achievement ever for all 30 MLB teams With balls flying out of stadiums at a record pace, we look at each franchise's all-time greatest long ball moments, from David Ortiz and Ken Griffey Jr. to B.J. Upton and Mike Hampton....
19:52 2019-08-20

Best Buy TV sale: save on the Insignia 55-inch 4K TV and receive a free Echo Dot If you're looking for a cheap 4K TV deal, then you're in luck. The Best Buy TV sale includes massive discounts on top brand TVs, which include the best-selling Insignia 55-inch TV that's discounted down to just $299.99. That's a $130 discount and the best price we've found f...
19:52 2019-08-20

The best iPhone 8 Plus deals and UK contracts in August 2019 Apple's newer flagships are, well very expensive. So for those wanting to land a phablet sized iPhone at a lower price, iPhone 8 Plus deals could be the ideal way to go. If you want one of the newest large screened Apple smartphones, but the price of the iPhone XS make you feel dizzy, then the ...
19:52 2019-08-20

'Blows my mind': Cleveland's Baker Mayfield drags Giants for Daniel Jones pick Outspoken quarterback trashes Giants’ lofty selection of JonesJones expected to begin season on bench behind Eli ManningBaker Mayfield offered his usual no-holds barred opinion when discussing the Giants drafting of Daniel Jones, telling GQ he “can’t believe” New York selected the Duke quarterback s...
19:52 2019-08-20

Bolton facing points deduction after postponing Doncaster match • League One club set to be referred to independent commission• Bolton facing another points deduction if guilty of misconductBolton face another points deduction from the EFL after unilaterally postponing Tuesday’s League One home game with Doncaster.“Welfare” concerns were cited regarding younger ...
19:52 2019-08-20

'Come off social media': Phil Neville calls for boycott to combat racism – video Phil Neville has called for the football community to boycott social media in an attempt to combat racist abuse received by players. ‘I’ve lost total faith in whoever runs these social media departments, so I just wonder whether now as a football community, in terms of really sending a powerful mess...
19:52 2019-08-20

Justin Langer rules out bouncer battle as Steve Smith sits out third Ashes Test • Coach says Australia’s bowlers will stick to their plans• Smith not fit to play after being hit by bouncer at Lord’sJustin Langer insists Australia must not be drawn into a bouncer war with England after Steve Smith was officially ruled out of Thursday’s third Test because of the lingering effects...
19:52 2019-08-20

Phil Neville gives four players first England Women’s squad call-ups • England, Mannion, MacIver and Patten included for friendlies• Scott rested and White and Bardsley miss out with injuriesPhil Neville has given four players their first call-up to the England Women’s senior squad for the friendlies against Belgium and Norway.Chelsea’s forward Beth England and Manch...
19:52 2019-08-20

Solskjær to keep faith in Paul Pogba despite penalty miss – video Ole Gunnar Solskjær has no desire to stop Paul Pogba from being his designated penalty taker despite the midfielder missing from the spot in the 1-1 draw with Wolverhampton Wanders. The Frenchman won a penalty in the 67th minute after being tripped by Conor Coady; Pogba insisted on taking it himself...
19:52 2019-08-20

Nasa mission to Jupiter moon Europa moves step closer to launch Mission that could shed light on possibility of life on icy rock is expected to lift off in 2025A Nasa mission to explore the most tantalising of Jupiter’s 79 moons has been given the green light to proceed to the final stages of development.Europa – which is slightly smaller than our own moon – has...
20:13 2019-08-20

Ban the detention of pregnant women | Letter Emma Ginn, the director of Medical Justice, warns that women in immigration detention receive inadequate healthcareYou report how a pregnant rape survivor experiencing a miscarriage and barely able to stand was unlawfully held in immigration detention which amounted to inhuman and degrading treatmen...
20:13 2019-08-20

Trump mocks Rashida Tlaib’s tears over family’s treatment President Trump on Tuesday continued his attacks on Palestinian-American lawmaker Rashida Tlaib, mocking her tears from the day before when she bitterly recalled Israeli security’s treatment of her family on visits to her ancestral homeland in the occupied territories. “Sorry, I don’t buy Rep. Tlaib...
20:13 2019-08-20

Croatian diplomat suspended over bigoted Facebook posts Croatia has suspended a senior diplomat over Facebook posts praising a “pure” white Europe and blaming the LGBTQ community for pedophilia. Elizabeta Madjarevic was recalled from her posting in Germany on Monday after screenshots of numerous bigoted posts appeared in local media. “P...
20:13 2019-08-20

Cal State Fullerton stabbing victim identified as Steven Chan The Cal State Fullerton staffer fatally stabbed during a targeted on-campus attack has been identified — as authorities revealed that a backpack holding an incendiary device was discovered under his car. Steven Shek Keung Chan, 57 — who served as the university’s director of budget...
20:13 2019-08-20

Pompeo confirms ISIS is regaining strength Secretary of State Mike Pompeo acknowledged Tuesday that ISIS is regaining strength in Iraq and Syria — as he insisted that the caliphate is still defeated. “It’s complicated. There are certainly places where ISIS is more powerful today than they were three or four years ago,”...
20:13 2019-08-20

Cruise line scrambles to reschedule after Russia denies access to Arctic waters A cruise ship won’t be making its scheduled trip through arctic waters near Russia. A Norwegian cruise line was denied entry to Russian waters above the Arctic Circle just two weeks before it was set to sail, leaving the company scrambling to contact guests who had already purchased tickets. Accordi...
20:13 2019-08-20

Hedge fund manager Kyle Bass sees 'shallow recession' potentially in 2020: CNBC Hedge fund manager Kyle Bass told CNBC on Tuesday that he sees a "shallow recession" potentially in 2020, also adding that he thinks U.S. interest rates will follow the global interest rates all the......
20:13 2019-08-20

30 years on, Saved By The Bell’s grotesque nerds are a relic unto themselves It’s embarrassing how much I loved Zack Morris when I was a kid. I watched Saved By The Bell obsessively in elementary school. I wrote my own episodes. I acted them out with friends at school. Zack and Kelly fell in love in all of them. I played Zack. My friends played Kelly, Jessie, Slater, Screech...
20:13 2019-08-20

You Can Finally See Some Gameplay From The Avengers Video Game Aside from a quickly-squashed leak, it hasn’t been possible to see the E3 2019 gameplay demo for Crystal Dynamics’ upcoming Marvels’ Avengers game. That would be the intro level that E3 attendees said was somewhat more encouraging than the game’s maligned E3 trailer....
20:13 2019-08-20

After concussions ended her soccer career, a former star is helping girls avoid a similar fate Girls’ soccer players are suffering brain injuries at nearly the same rate as football players. For one, the sport brought her six concussions and severe lasting effects....
20:13 2019-08-20

How does ESPN’s Karl Ravech make the Little League World Series so much fun? The long-time ESPN baseball host says he wants to blur the lines between the fun had on a Little League broadcast with the serious nature of MLB games....
20:13 2019-08-20

This 6-foot-8 teen chose soccer over volleyball as a kid. Finally, he listened to his mother. Francesco Sani, who is one of four players from the East Coast playing for the U.S. in the Under-19 World Championships, learned the game from his mother, a former pro....
20:13 2019-08-20

This MLB manager believes in the magic of open discussion. His players love him for it. Clint Hurdle strives to build an atmosphere of trust, leading one-on-one meetings in which Pirates coaches and players share things going well and not well in life....
20:13 2019-08-20

Ivanka Trump's embrace of nature sparks cries of hypocrisy The president’s daughter shared photos of a vacation in Wyoming, causing blowback over her father’s poor environmental recordIvanka Trump shared a series of pictures on social media over the weekend of herself, husband Jared Kushner and their children availing themselves of the natural wonders of Wy...
20:39 2019-08-20

UK shale gas reserves may be fraction of what is claimed – study University of Nottingham says new techniques give lower estimate than in 2013 reportThe UK’s underground shale gas reserves may deliver only a fraction of the gas promised by fracking firms and government ministers, according to a study.Research by the University of Nottingham found that early estim...
20:39 2019-08-20

Big irrigators take 86% of water from Barwon-Darling, report finds Lower Darling pushed into drought three years early because of sheer volume of water extraction by just a few licence holders A handful of big irrigators have extracted 86% of the water from the Barwon-Darling river system, pushing the lower Darling into drought three years early, an expert report ...
20:39 2019-08-20

Coles signs long-term contract for electricity from three new solar farms Supermarket giant is the latest in a series of companies that have turned to renewable energy to reduce power billsSupermarket giant Coles has signed a long-term contract to get electricity from three new solar farms, the latest in a series of companies that have turned to renewable energy to lower ...
20:39 2019-08-20

Green Bay Packers' J'Mon Moore recovering after car crash Green Bay Packers wide receiver J’Mon Moore is recovering after being involved in a car accident Friday, a day after the team’s preseason game against the Baltimore Ravens....
20:39 2019-08-20

Megan Rapinoe believes dad voted for Trump, questions how family could support her and still watch Fox News U.S. women's soccer star Megan Rapinoe said she thinks her father voted for President Trump in 2016 — a political choice that provides a stark contrast in her family, as the World Cup-winning forward is nearly as well known for launching broadsides at the Trump administration as she is for launching...
20:39 2019-08-20

Poor People Are Already Financially Literate. They Just Need More Money I don’t remember when exactly I first realized there was such a thing as class. I think I might have been 10 or 11, but I’m not certain. But even before I possessed the language to articulate class distinctions, I understood them. I knew where my family existed on that spectrum. I knew what where we...
21:00 2019-08-20

Kerry Washington, Michael B. Jordan and Jamie Foxx to Keynote 2019 Toronto International Film Festival The “we” in “We The North” may consist of three particular people this September—well, at least at the 44th Annual Toronto Film Festival (TIFF), that is....
21:00 2019-08-20

Texas School District Faces Lawsuit After Staffers Fill in Black Student’s Hair With a Sharpie: ‘That’s Assault’ If ever there was a perfect justification for throwing hands, it’s the discovery that staffers at your 7th grader’s middle school filled in his fade with a Sharpie....
21:00 2019-08-20

Suicides in Jails Are Preventable: How a Unique Approach May Help Curb Self-Harm in Confinement Conspiracy theories aside, Jeffrey Epstein is one of the latest and most prominent of the hundreds that die by suicide yearly in America’s jails. His untimely death saw the Bureau of Prisons chief fired and caused heads to roll at the federal Metropolitan Correctional Center: the warden of the jail ...
21:00 2019-08-20

Is air pollution causing mental health conditions like depression? Evidence is growing that air pollution is linked to mental health conditions. But it's not clear yet how - and if - pollution may be affecting our brains....
21:00 2019-08-20

Letitia James sues to block Trump’s green card changes New York Attorney General Letitia James filed a federal lawsuit against the Trump administration on Tuesday, challenging a rule change that makes it easier to deny green cards and visas to immigrants seeking government financial assistance. The Manhattan federal lawsuit — filed by James and the atto...
21:00 2019-08-20

Albanian PM slams restaurateur after viral video of him punching windshield of Spanish tourists An Albanian restaurant owner was heavily criticized by the country's prime minister as a “barbarian” after a shocking video purportedly showed him clinging to a car and punching through its windshield following a dispute with a group of Spanish tourists....
21:00 2019-08-20

Italian prime minister resigns as populist leader Salvini demands snap election Italian Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte announced his resignation on Tuesday amid the populist League party’s calls for a no-confidence vote and a snap election....
21:00 2019-08-20

Al Qaeda-linked Syrian militants forced to flee key rebel town The main Syrian group linked to Al Qaeda pulled out of a key rebel town following the Syrian government forces’ campaign of bombardment and airstrikes....
21:00 2019-08-20

Brazil police sniper kills armed man holding dozens hostage on bus in Rio de Janeiro A Brazilian police sniper fatally shot an armed man who held dozens of people hostage on a public bus in Rio de Janeiro after a four-hour standoff, officials said....
21:00 2019-08-20

NBA rookies say Zion Williamson will win Rookie of the Year, but Cam Reddish will have better career NBA rookies say Zion Williamson will win Rookie of the Year, but they think Cam Reddish will have a better career, according to league survey.       ...
21:00 2019-08-20

QB Josh McCown, 40, wasn't looking to come out of retirement. But then the Eagles called Quarterback Josh McCown, 40, was enjoying his retirement and not looking for an NFL job. But then the Eagles called, and he just couldn't say no.       ...
21:00 2019-08-20

Dave Dombrowski on hot seat in Boston just one year after winning the World Series Dave Dombrowski, the architect of a Red Sox team that won 3 straight AL East titles and a World Series title in 2018, is feeling the heat in Boston.       ...
21:00 2019-08-20

Major League Soccer announces St. Louis expansion franchise, 28th team in league Major League Soccer announced Tuesday that it will be expanding to St. Louis, the 28th team in league. Miami, Nashville and Austin clubs on the way.       ...
21:00 2019-08-20

Maryland coach Mike Locksley finds bond with father of Jordan McNair over death of sons Mike Locksley and Marty McNair share a bond over the death of their sons. One is the new Maryland coach. The other is the father of a former player.       ...
21:00 2019-08-20

Chiefs make series of roster moves as camp resumes Kansas City Chiefs place Marcus Kemp on IL with torn ACL, sign fellow WR De'Anthony Thomas as part of a series of roster moves made when training camp resumed       ...
21:00 2019-08-20

Study: Alzheimer's drug Aricept could reverse alcohol effects on young brains An drug used to treat Alzheimer's disease could help reverse some of the negative effects of adolescent binge drinking on the brain, a study published Tuesday indicates....
21:26 2019-08-20

Kirsten Gillibrand says she is 'still angry' about her uncles voting for Trump Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand, D-N.Y., said on Monday that she was "still angry" about her uncles voting for Trump but touted the relationship as evidence that she understood how Trump Republicans saw the world....
21:26 2019-08-20

Joe Biden's neurosurgeon defends former VP's brain amid concerns about mental acuity Former Vice President Joe Biden's brain surgeon insisted that his decades-long patient was in good health, claiming he had no brain damage as a string of gaffes have prompted observers to question his mental acuity....
21:26 2019-08-20

Trump rips Dems' emotional press conference on Israel: ‘I don’t buy Rep. Tlaib’s tears’ President Trump tore into Rep. Rashida Tlaib on Tuesday for her emotional press conference alongside Rep. Ilhan Omar in which they condemned Israel for blocking a planned trip, calling the Michigan congresswoman an anti-Semite and saying he doesn't "buy Rep. Tlaib’s tears."...
21:26 2019-08-20

Oregon officials want local reporters investigated for emailing them on weekends Officials in Oregon reportedly are seeking to have local journalists investigated for contacting government workers on their personal emails and phone numbers after hours.  ...
21:26 2019-08-20

Neo-Nazi Who Threatened Mass Murder of Latinx People Thanked God for Donald Trump: Court Docs Federal law enforcement in Washington state arrested 35-year-old Eric Lin last week, alleging he made a series of threats toward a Miami-area Latinx family over the past several months. The threats, which called for the eradication of minority groups, also allegedly included references to President ...
21:26 2019-08-20

9-year-old girl fatally mauled by 3 dogs in Detroit; pet owner arrested Police arrested the dogs' owner, a 33-year-old man, following the attack in an alley but were still trying Monday to piece together what happened.        ...
21:26 2019-08-20

The hurricane season has been rather quiet so far. Will it last? The last time that we've gone from July 15 through August 19 with no named storms in the Atlantic was 1982.        ...
21:26 2019-08-20

City of London tightens guidelines on building skyscrapers over wind tunnel fears for cyclists The City of London has drawn up stricter rules for building skyscrapers due to concerns that wind tunnels could generate enough force to knock over cyclists and pedestrians....
21:26 2019-08-20

Fears for British consulate worker 'held by China at Hong Kong border' The Foreign Office today said it was "extremely concerned" at reports a staff member from the British consulate in Hong Kong has been detained by Chinese authorities....
21:26 2019-08-20

Lewis Bloor: TOWIE and Celebrity Big Brother star 'plotted to defraud investors in coloured diamond scam' The Only Way Is Essex and Celebrity Big Brother star Lewis Bloor is facing court over claims he plotted to defraud investors in an alleged coloured diamond scam....
21:26 2019-08-20

Vaping Moves From the Bathroom to the Classroom Middle-school and high-school students are becoming more daring in their use of electronic cigarettes, often vaping right under their teachers’ noses....
21:52 2019-08-20

Government Cryptocurrency Cop Heads to Law Firm The former government lawyer who managed Washington’s crackdown on cryptocurrency fraud is joining Davis Polk & Wardwell LLP, a white-shoe law firm whose clients include some of Wall Street’s biggest banks and stock exchanges....
21:52 2019-08-20

Bus hijacking standoff ends after police shoot suspect Police have shot an armed man who was holding an undetermined number of passengers hostage on a bus hijacked on a bridge in Rio de Janeiro ending the standoff....
21:52 2019-08-20

These Are the 'Optimal' Summer Thermostat Settings In many parts of the country, it’s been a struggle to stay cool this summer. Our air-conditioned homes are an oasis away from the heat and humidity—but if you want to optimize both your cooling and your energy efficiency, you might need to bump up the temps....
21:52 2019-08-20

How to Make the Pomodoro Technique Even More Effective Every few months, I try some version of the Pomodoro Technique, the famous productivity system where you take a 5-minute break every half hour, and a half-hour break every two and a half hours. I follow it closely, then I follow it loosely, then I give up. If this has happened to you, you might need...
21:52 2019-08-20

David Beckham's MLS stadium site contaminated by arsenic, says report Soil samples found barium and lead levels above legal limitsFindings could hike cleanup costs to $50m at proposed siteAn environmental report poses a new problem for the proposed site of David Beckham’s Major League Soccer stadium in Miami: Tests show the soil is far more toxic than expected.Accordi...
21:52 2019-08-20

Strong wind blows dozens of air mattresses through Denver park – video Dozens of inflatable mattresses cartwheeled across a park in Denver, Colorado, on Saturday as strong winds whipped through the neighbourhood. Robb Manes, who filmed the bizarre spectacle, described it as the ‘great mattress migration of 2019’. According to local reports, the mattresses had been set ...
21:52 2019-08-20

Home Depot Cuts Sales Forecast Home Depot lowered its sales forecast and warned that falling lumber prices—as well as the potential effects of tariffs on U.S. consumers—could weigh on growth....
21:52 2019-08-20

A top-performing hedge fund is making a big bet on gold An under-the-radar hedge fund is ruling the industry with a nearly 30% return this year on its long positions, and it's more than doubling its bet on gold....
22:13 2019-08-20

Rolls-Royce‎ eyes French buyer for civil nuclear arm A French-led consortium is in advanced talks to buy a big chunk of Rolls-Royce‎ Holdings' civil nuclear operations as part of a deal that will continue the transformation of one of Britain's most important industrial  groups....
22:13 2019-08-20

Facebook to let users stop app and website tracking Facebook has launched a tool that lets users stop apps and businesses sharing their data to the social network in the latest move to improve its privacy....
22:13 2019-08-20

Learn the steps for turning a contact into a client for just $35 Creating those relationships is more than simple glad-handing. And, it’s more than a command of stats and bullet points. You’ll get the full overview of exactly what it takes to build and maintain a healthy client base for a thriving business with the training in The Business Development and Sales B...
22:13 2019-08-20

Why in-housing won’t threaten independent creative agencies In-housing — it’s the term dominating the advertising industry’s news cycle for the past several months. Referring to brands no longer outsourcing their creative, advertising, and marketing services, the in-housing trend has implied that agencies and creative service providers are less in demand, or...
22:13 2019-08-20

FIFA 20's Volta mode is good enough to be its own game There's a lot to Volta, FIFA 20's new street soccer mode. Rather than a one-off sideshow to the main game, it's actually multiple offline and online game styles and a full story campaign, rolled into a cohesive and enjoyable package. Off the bat, th......
22:39 2019-08-20

App Makers Say Apple's Move to Protect Kids' Privacy Could Be Devastating Under the new rules, which Apple had planned to implement next month, kids apps on Apple's App Store will be banned from using external analytics software....
22:39 2019-08-20

Amazon rain forest fires can be seen from space The Amazon rain forest fires can be seen from space, and NASA can see these fires from space. Veuer’s Keri Lumm reports.        ...
22:39 2019-08-20

What's in our water? Report warns of growing 'invisible' crisis of pollution Climate emergency and population growth blamed for deteriorating water quality, with ‘cocktail of chemicals’ changing as countries become richerThe planet is facing a mounting and “invisible” water pollution crisis, according to a hard-hitting World Bank report, which claims the issue is responsible...
22:39 2019-08-20

Chile to account for costs of climate change in budget Chile will begin budgeting for the costs of fighting climate change, Finance Minister Felipe Larraín announced on Tuesday, as receding glaciers and drought put a squeeze on water and natural resources in the world's top copper producer....
22:39 2019-08-20

What is ray tracing? The games, the graphics cards and everything else you need to know Ever since Nvidia Turing was announced back at Gamescom 2018, ray tracing has been the talk of the town. This rendering method has long been the holy grail of graphics technology, but finally with graphics cards like the Nvidia GeForce RTX 2080, you can see this tech in the latest and greatest PC ga...
22:39 2019-08-20

Get hands on with ASUS’ ROG Phone II at PAX West 2019 Mobile gaming may be most famous for free-to-play, hyper-casual apps, but the success of mobile ports of blockbuster games like PUBG and Fortnite proves that gamers are ready for more robust mobile experiences. Combine that with the imminent rise of cloud-based streaming, and your smartphone is due ...
22:39 2019-08-20

The well-meaning Brittany Runs A Marathon can’t quite go the distance In the past decade, there’s been an ever-growing divide in how people think about body issues. The traditional view point associates health and fitness with a thin, trim body. The more radical body-positivity movement (as seen, for example, on Hulu’s Shrill) pushes for acceptance of bodies of all sh...
22:39 2019-08-20

Woman Says Suspended Bureaucrat Her Child's Father, Demands DNA Test A Delhi-based woman, who had accused Gujarat IAS officer Gaurav Dahiya of bigamy and cheating, today sought a DNA test of her 8-month old daughter to prove that he is the biological father....
23:00 2019-08-20

"J&K India's Internal Matter": Rajnath Singh To US Counterpart In a phone conversation with Defence Minister Rajnath Singh today, US Defence Secretary Mark T Esper said today that the developments in Jammu and Kashmir are India's internal matter. Mr Esper added......
23:00 2019-08-20

"Is US President A Chowdhary ?" Asaduddin Owaisi On PM-Trump Conversation Hyderabad MP Asaduddin Owaisi today raised questions over India's need to engage with US President Donald Trump on Kashmir. Mr Owaisi's comments came after Prime Minister Narendra Modi spoke to Donald......
23:00 2019-08-20

Ahmedabad-Mumbai Tejas Train Operation To Be Handed Over To IRCTC: Report After the Delhi-Lucknow Tejas Express, the railways has decided to hand over the operations of the Ahmedabad-Mumbai Central Tejas Express to its subsidiary, IRCTC, as a test case, ahead of the......
23:00 2019-08-20

Rich And Powerful Can't Get Order For Early Disposal Of Cases: Top Court The Supreme Court made it clear to the country's "rich and powerful" on Tuesday that their cases would not be accorded preference and it would not direct high courts or trial courts to adjudicate any......
23:00 2019-08-20

Corbyn: Plan to end EU free movement 'Windrush on steroids' Jeremy Corbyn and Sadiq Khan have called on the government to scrap plans to immediately end freedom of movement from the European Union in the event of a no-deal Brexit....
23:00 2019-08-20

ShowBiz Minute: John, Paisley, Bardem Elton John speaks out about Royals' travels; Dolly and Reba replace Paisley at CMAs; Javier Bardem speaks about the worlds oceans at the UN        ...
23:00 2019-08-20

'Storm Area 51' spurs rural Nevada county to draft emergency plan, approve 2 festivals Before the masses descend on the Nevada desert next month as part of the "Storm Area 51" event, local officials are pulling out all stops to ensure they are able to handle whatever crowds may come....
23:00 2019-08-20

SEE IT: Thousands of birds killed during hailstorm at Montana wildlife preserve More than 11,000 waterfowl and wetland birds were killed or maimed after “baseball-sized” pieces of hail wreaked havoc over a Montana wildlife management area last weekend during a storm, state officials said Friday....
23:00 2019-08-20

Teva launches generic version of EpiPen for young children Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd on Tuesday made its generic version of Mylan's EpiPen for young children available in most retail pharmacies at $300 for a 2-pack....
23:26 2019-08-20

Trump White House tries to assuage farmer unrest over biofuel policy: sources President Donald Trump's administration has been scrambling to stem the tide of rising anger in Farm Belt states after its decision this month to allow numerous oil refiners to mix less ethanol into their gasoline, sources told Reuters on Tuesday....
23:26 2019-08-20

‘The Matrix 4’ is officially happening, and Keanu Reeves is back as Neo Warner Bros. Picture Group chairman Toby Emmerich has confirmed that fans will finally get to plug back into the Matrix and enjoy a long-awaited fourth installment in the Keanu Reeves-led franchise. A fourth Matrix film is officially happening, according to Emmerich, with Keanu as well as Carrie-Ann...
23:26 2019-08-20

Tuesday’s Daily Brief: water quality crisis, Yemen and Libya updates, Venezuelan children appeal, ocean protection  This Tuesday, we cover: new report on water quality worldwide; Yemen envoy briefs the Security Council on Aden; intensifying clashes in southern Libya; UNICEF appeals for increased aid for Venezuela youngsters; and UN negotiations continue over a new ocean protection agreement.  ...
23:52 2019-08-20

| Neville calls for social media boycott in wake of Pogba racist abuse Phil Neville believes football players should boycott social media in the wake of Manchester United midfielder Paul Pogba suffering racist abuse online....
23:52 2019-08-20

President Donald Trump would consider another payroll tax cut President Donald Trump said Tuesday afternoon he would consider a temporary payroll tax cut even though he believes the economy is strong and there's no recession on the horizon....
00:13 2019-08-21

19 MMA thoughts, including how Stipe Miocic's persistence paid off in gold Stipe Miocic insisted on sitting out until he received a UFC title rematch with Daniel Cormier. He got it and again became the champ. Ariel Helwani shares his thoughts, as well as what to expect from Monday's show....
00:39 2019-08-21

China's spending ability has the Pentagon eager to develop hypersonics as the US tries to catch up The United States does not have a defense against hypersonic weapons, which can travel at least five times the speed of sound, or a little more than a mile per second....
00:39 2019-08-21

Hyundai WRC driver Neuville seeks 24 hour event after TCR debut Hyundai World Rally Championship driver Thierry Neuville wants to contest a 24-hour event in a GT3 car, after making a winning circuit racing debut in TCR Germany last weekend...
01:00 2019-08-21

Tanak: 2018 Germany win one of the most difficult in my WRC career Toyota's Ott Tanak says it will be a "big challenge" to repeat last year's Rally Germany victory, which was "one of the most difficult" in his World Rally Championship career...
01:00 2019-08-21

Waxed canvas bags from Waterfield, Manhattan Portage, Saddleback and more It’s finally Bag Week again! The most wonderful week of the year at TechCrunch. Just in time for back to school, we’re bringing you reviews of bags of all varieties: from backpacks to rollers to messengers to fanny packs. This year, like last year, I decided to focus on a specific niche in the...
01:00 2019-08-21

Starship Technologies raises $40M, crosses 100K deliveries and plans to expand to 100 new universities Starship Technologies invented the category of rolling autonomous sidewalk delivery robots, and to date, the company has made more than 100,000 commercial deliveries on behalf of customers. The milestone comes as Starship adds $40 million in Series A funding, bringing its total funding to $85 milli...
01:00 2019-08-21

Obamas Tackle Trump’s Promises to the Rust Belt in Their 1st Netflix Offering, American Factory Shots fired. That’s the take among reviewers of the Obamas’ first foray into TV production, which looks at the promise to America’s Rust Belt unfulfilled by the Trump administration....
01:26 2019-08-21

22 Days of Eating Like Beyoncé, Day 7: The Way to a Vegan's Heart Is Through Her Stomach A wise commenter once said, “Girl, never go on a date hungry. Also, never decline date continuation suggestions after he’s seen your makeup drip and your hair swell up like Donna Summer!”...
01:26 2019-08-21

Lee Daniels Is Giving Back and Moving Artists Forward With a New Creative Workshop Mentorship is something that’s a rarity for many creatives. Too many people go through their respective fields making mistakes that could have been easily avoided if someone took the time to point them in the right direction. Now, before you start your thumb thuggery, I am not saying mentors do not ...
01:26 2019-08-21

How American Slavery Helped Create Modern-Day Policing This year marks the 400th anniversary of the arrival of the first enslaved Africans in what we now know as Virginia. Their voyage was, no doubt, filled with unspeakable horror and death, and their presence would forever change the United States—especially when examining the way this country approach...
01:26 2019-08-21

Louisiana State University police investigate report of armed intruder Police searched the flagship Baton Rouge campus of Louisiana State University on Tuesday in response to an unconfirmed report of an "armed intruder" in a central campus building, but there were no injuries or shots fired, the school said on Twitter....
01:26 2019-08-21

A Florida man fed a kinkajou. The next morning, the 'super aggressive' exotic creature attacked him A Florida man was attacked by a kinkajou, a raccoon-like carnivore native to the rain forests of Central and South America.        ...
01:52 2019-08-21

Tennessee State QB indicted on multiple rape, sexual battery charges NASHVILLE, Tenn. — Tennessee State quarterback Demry Croft has been indicted on six counts of rape and two counts of sexual battery. The 22-year-old Croft was released from jail Monday on $50,000 bond. An arraignment has been scheduled for Sept. 4. The indictment against Croft says he engaged in un...
01:52 2019-08-21

Ex-VA doctor fired for drinking charged in deaths of misdiagnosed patients A doctor who was fired from an Arkansas veteran’s hospital for being drunk on the job is now charged with killing three patients he misdiagnosed. In one case, Dr. Robert Morris Levy allegedly declared a patient cancer-free after a biopsy, only to have the man die of prostate cancer, according to cou...
01:52 2019-08-21

Philly police commissioner Richard Ross Jr. unexpectedly resigns Philadelphia’s police commissioner stepped down Tuesday amid allegations of sexual harassment and racial discrimination within the department. The move — which was widely unexpected — comes less than a week after six PPD officers were shot and wounded during a gun battle with a dru...
01:52 2019-08-21

Andrew Yang staffer to run primary challenge against Rep. Jerry Nadler WASHINGTON – House Judiciary Chairman Jerry Nadler has attracted yet another primary challenger – this one politically aligned with 2020 presidential hopeful Andrew Yang. Jonathan Herzog, a 25-year-old former Yang staffer, announced his intentions to primary Nadler, entering an increasin...
01:52 2019-08-21

Trump wants Russia back in the G7, says Putin ‘outsmarted’ Obama “It was the G8 for a long time, and now it’s the G7,” the president said during a White House meeting with meeting with Romanian President Klaus Iohannis....
01:52 2019-08-21

US "Very Far" From Recession, Says Donald Trump US President Donald Trump played down fears on Tuesday that the United States was heading towards recession while confirming that his administration was considering a payroll tax cut....
02:13 2019-08-21

Somebody Had To Take China On, Says US President Donald Trump US President Donald Trump on Tuesday said he had to confront China over trade even if it caused short-term harm to the US economy because Beijing had been cheating Washington for decades....
02:13 2019-08-21

RNC surpasses $20M for second straight month while online fundraising soars past 2016 level The Republican National Committee (RNC) raked in another record-breaking fundraising haul, easily surpassing the party's other off-year totals and garnering more than $20 million for the second month in a row....
02:13 2019-08-21

Two tigers seized from traffickers every week, report finds Closure of tiger farms among urgent steps needed to protect species, wildlife summit hearsTwo illegally smuggled tigers per week are being seized by officials, according to a report, but this represents only a tiny fraction of those being killed.The report, by the wildlife trade experts Traffic, was...
02:13 2019-08-21

Asia set to trade lower as markets look to central bankers for guidance Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell is set to deliver his annual speech on Friday at the Jackson Hole, Wyoming symposium, where he's expected to provide more clarity on the Fed's future intentions....
02:13 2019-08-21

Former MSU hoops star Mateen Cleaves acquitted of all charges in rape trial Former Michigan State basketball star Mateen Cleaves, who was facing up to 15 years behind bars, was acquitted Tuesday of sexual assault and all other charges against him....
02:13 2019-08-21

Julián Castro Becomes the 10th Candidate to Qualify for Next Month’s Democratic Presidential Debates (COLUMBIA, S.C.) — Democratic presidential candidate Julián Castro has qualified for the next presidential debates, taking place in September in Houston. The former Obama housing chief and former mayor of San Antonio earned 2% in a new CNN poll of Democratic voters. That makes him the 1...
02:39 2019-08-21

Jim Dunne, father of the automotive spy photo, dies There may have been a few surreptitious images of future cars that appeared in a few newspapers before Jim Dunne came along, but it was Dunne, a widely admired journalist, who made a business out of it....
02:39 2019-08-21

The 'Boy Meets World' cast reunion shows just how much TV can inspire a generation When Cory Matthews began exploring this great big world, a generation of TV viewers were changed forever. And the recent cast reunion of "Boy Meets World" is a reminder of that....
03:00 2019-08-21

Former Chelsea defender Gary Cahill jokes 'it's a shame' Frank Lampard wasn't in charge last season Gary Cahill has revealed he would have relished the chance to work under Frank Lampard at Chelsea and joked "it's a shame" he wasn't in charge last season....
03:00 2019-08-21

Dell launches OptiPlex 7070 Ultra, crams desktop into monitor stand Dell is increasingly aiming its PC portfolio at end users with strong design as well as IT departments looking to navigate everything from upgrades to open floor plan issues....
03:00 2019-08-21

Walmart claims roof fires caused by faulty Tesla solar panels Three fires broke out in the Spring of 2018. The first at a Beavercreek, Ohio location on March 7 that year cost the store $784,293 in repairs, lost merchandise and lawyers and consultant fees, the suit says....
03:26 2019-08-21

China fights back after Twitter, Facebook suspend state-backed accounts China said on Tuesday it had a right to put out its own views after Twitter and Facebook said they had dismantled a state-backed social media campaign originating in mainland China that sought to undermine protests in Hong Kong. Twitter said on Monday it suspended 936 accounts and the operations app...
03:26 2019-08-21

Hedgie plundered own fund to avoid giving $90M bonus to employees: suit A vengeful hedge fund manager looted his own fund to avoid paying two former employees their bonuses, according to new bombshell complaint. Paul Touradji has been moving hundreds of millions of dollars out of his eponymous fund to keep it out of the hands of two former staffers who have been after h...
03:26 2019-08-21

What is the best diet for leaky gut syndrome? Leaky gut syndrome causes uncomfortable digestive symptoms. Making certain dietary changes may help people manage these symptoms. Find out which foods to eat, and which to avoid, here....
03:26 2019-08-21

How To Make A Cheap Steering Wheel Cover Look Not-Terrible If your steering wheel’s ratty from years in the sun, not to mention grease from your fast-food-loving hands, one of those slip-on steering wheel covers you can pick up wherever is a convenient solution. It’s also grossly inelegant. But there are ways to rock it without looking completely awful....
03:26 2019-08-21

This Hyundai Aims To Be The World's Most Capable Electric Rally Car While the World Rally Championship is switching to hybrid engines for the 2022 season, rally driver Hayden Paddon and a team of researchers are about to do WRC one better. They’re coming out with a Hyundai Kona EV rally car in 2020, a vehicle that will be able to complete a full-length event solely ...
03:26 2019-08-21

Trump says he will decide on foreign aid spending cuts within week U.S. President Donald Trump said on Tuesday that he was looking at various options for a budget package that could cut billions of dollars in foreign aid and that he would decide on the issue "sooner than a week."...
03:52 2019-08-21

Walmart sues Tesla over solar panels it says caused multiple fires About seven Walmart stores had fires due to Tesla’s solar systems as of November 2018, according to the lawsuitWalmart has sued Tesla, saying solar panels supplied by the electric carmaker were responsible for fires at about seven of its stores.The fires destroyed significant amounts of store mercha...
03:52 2019-08-21

Report: Spider-Man Will No Longer Be Shared by Marvel and Sony [UPDATED] Huge news in the world of superheroes. Deadline reports that Disney and Sony have come to a stalemate in regards to Spider-Man and that Marvel Studios, along with its president Kevin Feige, will no longer be producing Spider-Man films....
04:39 2019-08-21

Mario's Iconic 1-1 Level Is Way Harder When It's Vertical Super Mario Maker 2’s many player-created levels can range from intense deathtraps to clever first-person dungeons. There are also a lot of riffs on the very first Mario level ever, World 1-1. It’s a solid template to build on, one of the most iconic levels in all of video games. That’s why even the...
04:39 2019-08-21

Two Of Steam's Top Games Last Month Were Anime Sex Games It’s no great secret that Steam is overflowing with anime games intended to titillate portions of its vast user base. But how many people pay attention to these seemingly niche games, really? Turns out, enough people do that two of these games ended up on Valve’s latest monthly list of top games....
04:39 2019-08-21

Italian prosecutors issue order for 'Open Arms' migrants to disembark Italy has allowed over 80 migrants who have been stranded on a Spanish migrant rescue vessel off the coast of Lampedusa to disembark. Prosecutors said the decision was due to the "difficult" situation on board....
04:39 2019-08-21

Sudan protesters, military form new transitional council Sudan has formed a transitional council that will govern the country for three years, with elections to follow. Many Sudanese welcome a new era after months of unrest, but how serious is the military about democracy?...
04:39 2019-08-21

Fresh Kashmir border clashes leave several dead Both India and Pakistan offered conflicting reports of casualties. Pakistan on Tuesday announced plans to bring the Kashmir dispute before the UN's top court....
04:39 2019-08-21

Cameroon: Separatist leader and followers handed life sentences The self-declared president of the breakaway state 'Ambazonia' has been sentenced to life in prison together with nine supporters. The verdict comes in the midst of peace talks between the government and separatists....
04:39 2019-08-21

German Greens attempt to win over voters in skeptical East Green party co-leader Robert Habeck is touring eastern Germany ahead of crucial state elections. The region is rough terrain for the liberal Greens, far away from the urban centers where most of their supporters reside....
04:39 2019-08-21

Bundesliga: 'Top of the league by six o'clock,' but will Borussia Dortmund still be there in May? The confidence surrounding Borussia Dortmund proved well-placed as the Black and Yellows blew Augsburg away. But, on a day of novelties in Dortmund, more changes are necessary....
04:39 2019-08-21

Elton John defends Harry and Meghan's use of private jets Singer Elton John has waded into a furor about the Duke and Duchess of Sussex's use of private jets, calling on the British media to stop what he called "assassinations" of the couple's characters....
04:39 2019-08-21

China hopes U.S. will come back to the table at Chile climate talks China hopes to welcome the United States 'back to the negotiating table' to discuss global efforts to limit climate change at a United Nations summit to be hosted by Chile in December, its top climate change envoy said on Tuesday....
05:00 2019-08-21

Indians ace Corey Kluber suffers another setback CLEVELAND — Corey Kluber’s comeback has been sidetracked. The Cleveland Indians ace will be shut down for two weeks with an abdominal strain, an injury he sustained as he was rehabbing from a broken arm. Kluber was pulled from a minor league outing for Triple-A Columbus at Charlotte on Sunday ...
05:00 2019-08-21

Oppo Reno 2 full details leak alongside some more official teasers In April this year, Oppo launched its brand new Reno range of handsets, kicking things off with the eponymous Oppo Reno and then following that up with a more premium Oppo Reno 10x Zoom and a 5G-ready Oppo Reno 5G.Now – four short months later – the Chinese smartphone manufacturer...
05:00 2019-08-21

Lakers taking time to replace Cousins DeMarcus Cousins likely will miss the 2019-20 season with a torn ACL, leaving the Lakers with a big hole to fill alongside Anthony Davis and LeBron James....
05:26 2019-08-21

Dolly Parton's iconic fashion celebrated in new exhibit at Opry House Dubbed “Dolly: My Opry Memories,” the exhibit runs Sept. 3 – Oct. 31 in the Opry House’s historic Studio A.        ...
05:26 2019-08-21

The True Stories Behind the Serial Killers of Mindhunter Season 2 It’s been nearly two years since Mindhunter viewers last saw special agents Holden Ford (Jonathan Groff) and Bill Tench (Holt McCallany) and psychologist Dr. Wendy Carr (Anna Torv), the leaders of the FBI’s early Behavioral Science Unit who broke new ground searching for serial killers b...
05:26 2019-08-21

Autocar magazine 21 August - on sale now This week: The very best cars on sale in the UK right now (and the worst), Mercedes-AMG GT to fo hybrid and 4WD, Ford Focus ST driven and more Hybrid power and all-wheel drive look to be locked in for the second-generation Mercedes-AMG GT, which is well into development ahead of an expected 2021 la...
05:52 2019-08-21

2020 Audi RS6 Avant kickstarts new performance product offensive Most of the bodywork is bespoke. Audi says 0-62mph takes 3.6sec Five hot new Audis will follow in the 591bhp wake of the super estate later this year Audi Sport has revealed the fourth-generation RS6 Avant, which features a 591bhp mild-hybrid twin-turbo V8 and will spearhead a major RS range expa...
05:52 2019-08-21

American teen Amanda Anisimova out of US Open after father's sudden death Anisimova, 17, out of US Open after abrupt death of fatherFrench Open semi-finalist would have been seeded playerAmerican teenager Amanda Anisimova withdrew from the US Open on Tuesday because of the recent death of her father and coach, Konstantin.A statement from family members, released by Anisim...
05:52 2019-08-21

County cricket: Essex win after bowling out Kent for 40 – as it happened Sam Cook took seven for 23 as Kent posted their lowest total at the St Lawrence ground but Essex only claimed victory by the skin of their teeth 8.45pm BST A ridiculous match at Canterbury finished with Essex winning by three wickets to extend their lead at the top of Division One. Twenty-six wicket...
05:52 2019-08-21

Air Pollution From Cars Linked to Degenerative Eye Disease The effects of pollution on human health are often subtle yet wide-reaching. Case in point, a new study out Tuesday seems to show that heavy exposure to certain automobile fumes can raise the risk of developing a degenerative disease that steadily erodes eyesight.Read more......
05:52 2019-08-21

Despite Child Flu Deaths, U.S. Government Refuses to Vaccinate Children Detained in Border Camps Families detained along the U.S.-Mexico border in cramped holding centers are being left completely vulnerable to the flu, CNBC reported Thursday. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) is currently not vaccinating detainees against the viral disease, nor do they plan to before the upcoming flu season ...
05:52 2019-08-21

Woman Finds 3.72-Carat Yellow Diamond While Watching YouTube Video on How to Find Diamonds A Texas woman on a first-time visit to Arkansas’ Crater of Diamonds State Park says she discovered a nearly 4-carat yellow diamond—while watching a YouTube video about how to find the precious gemstones.Read more......
05:52 2019-08-21

Google's Fix for Misleading Abortion Ads Is Weak and Ineffective In June, Google began implementing a new policy that required companies running ads with abortion-related keywords to explicitly state whether or not they provide abortion services and then added a disclosure directly on the ad to prevent crisis pregnancy centers from deceiving users. But it appears...
05:52 2019-08-21

The UK Just Lost Its Measles-Free Status, and the U.S. Could Be Next Progress in fighting measles in Europe has taken a substantial step back. This week, the World Health Organization stripped the UK of its measles-free status, just two years after it commended the country for eradicating the virus locally. The UK’s fate could very well be a harbinger of what will ha...
05:52 2019-08-21

Life Time fitness club inks Front & York deal Maintaining a healthy lifestyle in Brooklyn will soon be easier. Life Time, which runs wellness and fitness clubs around the country, has just leased a new space in Brooklyn — marking its latest NYC location after opening in Manhattan in 2016. The company leased 77,000 square feet in the full-block,...
05:52 2019-08-21

Why that 30% rule of thumb about credit card use could be costing you Experts say there is a misconception that your credit score won't be negatively affected unless your total balance climbs above 30% of your available credit....
06:26 2019-08-21

Mexican judge approves recreational cocaine use in ‘historic’ ruling Bailiff, get the yayo. A Mexican judge has granted two people the right to “possess, transport and use” cocaine — recreationally — in what’s being praised as a “historic” first step toward ending the country’s “war on drugs.” “We have...
06:26 2019-08-21

Emergency declaration issued ahead of ‘Storm Area 51’ event Nevada officials have issued an emergency declaration ahead of the viral “Storm Area 51” raid that’s supposed to happen next month — fearing they could be overwhelmed by all the people who show up trying to “see them aliens.” “Oh, we’re taking this seriously,” Lin...
06:26 2019-08-21

Dispute over fate of Amazon costs Brazil aid from Germany, Norway Mounting tensions between Brazil and its European donors over the preservation of the world’s largest tropical rainforest are threatening to undermine a long-sought free-trade deal between Europe and South America....
06:52 2019-08-21

Former Veterans Affairs doctor charged in death of three patients Federal prosecutors on Tuesday charged a former Veterans Affairs pathologist for the deaths of three veterans and for attempting to cover up substance abuse that led to thousands of misdiagnoses....
06:52 2019-08-21

DIGGING DEEPER: Federal law enforcement agencies failing to cooperate TUCSON – Right now, the southwest border is ground zero in the fight against illegal immigration. Drugs and human smuggling are just a few of the things law enforcement is dealing with on a daily basis. Now, more than ever, it is critical that federal agencies work together to guard against po...
06:52 2019-08-21

UA students carjacked at gunpoint, speak out TUCSON – A boyfriend and girlfriend just moved into their University of Arizona apartments. A date night that was supposed to be fun, turned into a nightmare at gunpoint. “I normally park my car across the street because there is free parking there and the garages are open for free on th...
06:52 2019-08-21

Rural Metro: Five-acre fire in Pantano Wash most likely human caused TUCSON – A fire acre brush fire in the Pantano Wash is under investigation after it ignited near Grant and Wilmot roads Tuesday afternoon. According to Rural Metro Fire Department, the blaze grew to five acres. While the fire is currently out, crews are currently mopping up and searching for h...
06:52 2019-08-21

12-year-old wins Tucson Birthday Stamp Design contest TUCSON – The Tucson Birthday Stamp Design Contest winner was announced Tuesday morning. Nola Gelling, 12, a seventh-grader at Khalsa Montessori School is the grand prize winner this year. The 12-year-old grew up drawing in her mother’s studio. She loves to create art and explore the Sonoran desert. ...
06:52 2019-08-21

Florida woman’s dog dyed green and pink in bizarre grooming debacle LAKE WORTH BEACH, Fla. (WPTV) — A Lake Worth Beach woman is still in shock after taking her dog to a recent groomer for a visit. Graziella Puleo intended for her dog Lola, a Golden Retriever and poodle mix, to get a buzz cut, teeth cleaned, nails trimmed and ears cleaned. Instead, Lola came out with...
06:52 2019-08-21

The difference between heat exhaustion and heat stroke Tucson- Right now Tucson is dealing with brutally hot temperatures and excessive heat warnings and that can lead to heat exhaustion and heat stroke, but do you know the difference between the two? news 4 tucson’s sean mooney has more on what you need to know. Below is what you need to know and...
06:52 2019-08-21

Two sought in connection to armed robbery south side TUCSON – Tucson Police Department is on the lookout for two people in connection to an armed robbery at a cell phone service retailer on the south side of Tucson. TPD announced Tuesday morning that a man and a woman are wanted for allegedly robbing a south side cricket store. Police said they ...
06:52 2019-08-21

ADOT: Traveler ID deadline gets closer PHOENIX – Arizona Department of Transportations is reminding passengers about the new federal identification requirements. The new Traveler ID replaces the holder’s current card and is distinguished by a gold star in the upper right-hand corner –it indicates the holder verified his or her identity t...
06:52 2019-08-21

McSally to present Purple Heart to WWII Veteran TUCSON – Sen. Martha McSally is set to present a World War II veteran with a Purple Heart with Oak Leaf Cluster on Tuesday. WWII veteran Walter Ram, 95, is receiving the award after being previously denied. He is a combat veteran and P.O.W. Survivor of Stalag 17B, one of the German POW camps during ...
06:52 2019-08-21

Remember Frances McDormand's 'stolen' Oscar? Now charges are dropped against accused thief The charges against a man accused of stealing Frances McDormand's Oscar statuette were dropped, but no one is explaining why.        ...
06:52 2019-08-21

The British are coming: UK actors take over prime-time shows British actors on TV are usually relegated to the comfy period piece (“Downton Abbey”) or prestige costume drama with top names (“The Crown”). Not anymore. They’ve been stealing roles and awards from their American peers for years now on television, racking up no less than 15 acting Emmy nominations...
06:52 2019-08-21

New Zealand lawmakers urged to drop restrictions on Africa, Middle East refugees Human rights advocates urged New Zealand lawmakers on Wednesday to drop restrictions on the intake of Middle Eastern and African refugees, saying the policy undermines the character of a nation praised for its response to deadly mosque attacks this year....
06:52 2019-08-21

U.S. commander says cracks in Asian alliances a worry amid North Korea, China threats The commandant of the U.S. Marine Corps said on Wednesday any crack in alliances in Asia that helped counter threats from North Korea and China were a worry as a spat between Japan and South Korea threatened to spill over into intelligence sharing....
06:52 2019-08-21

Trump cancels Denmark visit over after rebuff over Greenland U.S. President Donald Trump on Tuesday called off a visit to Denmark scheduled for early September after the country's prime minister rebuffed his idea of purchasing Greenland....
06:52 2019-08-21

Chilean priest who is uncle of president probed in alleged child sex abuse The Vatican has launched an investigation into an allegation that a retired archbishop and uncle of Chilean President Sebastian Pinera sexually abused a child more than 50 years ago, the Vatican's diplomatic mission in Chile said on Tuesday....
06:52 2019-08-21

Oakland Raiders' Jon Gruden: Antonio Brown practiced in certified helmet Oakland Raiders wide receiver Antonio Brown participated in Tuesday's practice at the team's facility while wearing a certified helmet, according to head coach Jon Gruden....
06:52 2019-08-21

Medical device cybersecurity will be rubbish for 20 more years Good cybersecurity guidelines are being published, but slow development and approval processes, and long service lives, will guarantee chronic problems....
07:13 2019-08-21

| Sudan forms sovereign council to lead transition: spokesperson Sudan's generals and opposition alliance on have formed a sovereign council that will head the country during its three-year transition to civilian rule, a spokesperson has said....
07:52 2019-08-21

Snapped Up: Pre-Wedding Photo Industry Booms In China A happy couple exchange a kiss for the camera, the bride in a white off-the-shoulder dress holding a delicate bouquet, the groom in matching white suit, standing together on a green lawn lined with......
07:52 2019-08-21

US Ports Brace For Surge Of Imports Ahead Of New Tariffs On China The latest lurches in President Donald Trump's trade war with China set the stage for a potential repeat of late 2018 when goods flooded into America's ports to beat new tariffs....
07:52 2019-08-21

Somebody Had To Take China On, Says Donald Trump US President Donald Trump on Tuesday said he had to confront China over trade even if it caused short-term harm to the US economy because Beijing had been cheating Washington for decades....
07:52 2019-08-21

No Relief For P Chidambaram For Now, Chief Justice To Review Bail Request Former union minister P Chidambaram was granted no immediate relief by the Supreme Court this morning after he asked for an urgent hearing on his petition against the rejection of anticipatory bail in......
07:52 2019-08-21

No Immediate Relief For P Chidambaram As Matter Sent To Chief Justice Congress MP P Chidambaram's lawyer has asked the Central Bureau of Investigation under what law his client has been told to appear within two hours in an alleged corruption case....
07:52 2019-08-21

Drivers are killing bears at Yosemite. Park rangers are shooting back -- with radar guns. Traffic stops in national parks are up 4% as rangers crack down on speeding motorists in their mission to protect animals.        ...
08:13 2019-08-21

OpenAI releases curtailed version of GPT-2 language model OpenAI today said it's releasing a version of GPT-2, but that it's not yet safe for the public release of the original 1.5 billion parameter version.Read More...
08:13 2019-08-21

Gmail in G Suite now uses AI for inline spelling and grammar suggestions Google announced improvements to Gmail spelling and grammar correction tools in G Suite. They'll roll out August 20 for early release domains.Read More...
08:13 2019-08-21

Qualcomm and LG make patent license deal, but 5G market impact is unclear The U.S. mobile chipmaker has reached a deal with one of its key customers to continue supplying smartphones, but the broader impact on 5G chips is unclear.Read More...
08:13 2019-08-21

New tool helps the visually impaired surf the web For those who can’t see well, hearing is believing. A new tool aims to help the visually impaired better browse the internet using high-tech speakers and a virtual assistant. Voice Exploration, Retrieval and Search (VERSE) merges elements of screen readers and voice assistants to create an ins...
08:13 2019-08-21

New York is the ‘least friendly state’ — and darn proud of it Surprising no one, New York ranked dead last in a new study of the friendliest states in America. Travel website Big 7 posed the question via its social media channels — which they say reach 1.5 million people total — and respondents put Minnesota in first place. The survey just proves t...
08:13 2019-08-21

US airlines expect record crowds over Labor Day weekend The trade group Airlines for America forecast Tuesday that 17.5 million passengers will fly on US carriers between Aug. 28 and Sept. 3. That would be 2.5 million passengers a day and a 4% increase over the same week last year....
08:13 2019-08-21

'Charles E. Burchfield: Transitions' Review: A Change of Seasons An exhibition looks at the painter’s passion for creating single artworks that would show the passage of time, with its transformations in nature, sound and light effects....
08:39 2019-08-21

HelmetWatch: Jon Gruden Says Antonio Brown Practiced In An NFL-Certified Helmet Today Antonio Brown’s long struggle with the NFL and the Raiders for the right to wear whatever old helmet he most desires may have reached a ceasefire on Tuesday. The brand-new Oakland wideout practiced with the team in an NFL-approved helmet for the first time since he went AWOL a couple of days ago, ac...
08:39 2019-08-21

Report: Inter Miami's Proposed Stadium Site Is An Arsenic-Filled Poison Pit The long wait to watch David Beckham’s Miami MLS franchise play in all the promised glitziness has hit yet another unfortunate snag: the ground where Inter Miami’s ritzy new stadium is to be built is literally poisoned....
08:39 2019-08-21

Why Roger Clemens won’t run for Congress Roger Clemens has thrown heat and taken heat during his MLB career, but he wants no part of the heat that would come with running for Congress. Clemens, who had been encouraged to run as a Republican candidate in Texas, said he was honored but had “no interest” in running for office. If ...
08:39 2019-08-21

Sonny Gray showing off like he rarely did with Yankees CINCINNATI — Sonny Gray was terrific for Cincinnati once again, especially at a key moment in the third inning. The former Yankees pitcher — who was shipped out of The Bronx last offseason after struggling in the spotlight for two years — struck out 10 while pitching five scoreless innin...
08:39 2019-08-21

Watch Gabrielle Union's Daughter Kaavia Say Her First Words Kaavia James is officially talking! Gabrielle Union and Dwyane Wade have a few reasons, or should we say words, to celebrate. Their baby girl is saying her first words! In an Instagram......
08:39 2019-08-21

30 Shocking Saved By the Bell Secrets Revealed Time out, how is Saved By the Bell 30 years old? That's right, we're so excited and so scared to celebrate the 30th anniversary of Saved By the Bell's premiere, with viewers......
08:39 2019-08-21

|Theraceforreachison-ShopriteGroupCEO The winners will be the retailers that reach the most customers via the most media and the largest number of distribution models, Shoprite Group CEO tells Fin24....
09:00 2019-08-21

|ChinesepaperattacksTwitterandFacebookforshuttingaccounts Twitter and Facebook’s move to close accounts that the companies said were backed by China and attempting to manipulate news about the protests in Hong Kong drew swift backlash from Chinese state media and internet users....
09:00 2019-08-21

Gun Sellers Sneak Onto Facebook's Online Marketplace Facebook forbids the private sale of firearms on its Marketplace platform. But sellers are getting around that with a simple ruse: They list gun cases or boxes at inflated prices....
09:26 2019-08-21

Huawei Finance Chief Argues Canada Abused Her Rights Huawei’s CFO Meng Wanzhou argued in court documents that Canadian efforts to extradite her to the U.S. should be stayed because of misconduct by Canadian and U.S. law enforcement....
09:26 2019-08-21

Store executives starting to worry about tariffs’ effects on consumers Americans continue to shop, vacation and buy cars but businesses are worried that President Donald Trump's tariffs will depress consumer spending.       ...
09:26 2019-08-21

Starbucks announces early return of Pumpkin Spice Latte and where to find the fall flavor Starbucks' Pumpkin Spice Latte or the PSL for short returns Aug. 27, a day earlier than 2018. Dunkin' brings back pumpkin Aug. 21.       ...
09:26 2019-08-21

Trump Expected to Nominate Pompeo Deputy to Be Ambassador to Russia John Sullivan, the deputy secretary of state, has been confirmed once by the Senate. Should President Trump send him to Moscow, he would face a new hearing....
09:52 2019-08-21

Watchdog: Child migrant shelters failed to meet safety, cleanliness standards A Texas-based nonprofit organization contracted by the U.S. government to care and house unaccompanied migrant children failed to meet safety and cleanliness standards, according to a government watchdog report....
09:52 2019-08-21

Migrants disembark rescue ship in Italy after 19-day standoff A migrant rescue ship carrying more than 80 people was evacuated near Italy's southernmost Island on Tuesday, ending a 19-day standoff that pushed 15 passengers to jump into the sea to escape deteriorating conditions aboard....
10:39 2019-08-21

No more Spider-Man in Marvel movies? Here's what you need to know Twitter is melting down because Spider-Man could be leaving the Marvel movies. Here's what you should know about Disney and Sony's negotiations.        ...
11:00 2019-08-21

NYPD sergeant in charge of Eric Garner scene to face administrative trial by end of year The NYPD sergeant who was in charge of the scene when Eric Garner died will be put on administrative trial by the end of the year, according to officials. “At this point, there’s one more trial, and it will also again be a public trial held by the NYPD for one of the sergeants involved,’’......
11:00 2019-08-21

'You prepare for war': how one U.S. firm tried escaping Trump's China tariffs When Larry Sloven heard last year that U.S. tariffs threatened his China electronics business, he knew that setting up shop elsewhere would be a slog rather than an adventure....
11:52 2019-08-21