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Zimbabwe has demanded the right to sell its stockpile of ivory to raise money for conservation, joining other southern African nations in calling for the global ban on the trade in tusks to be relaxed...

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Avenatti says he did nothing wrongful in Nike extortion case Michael Avenatti, the lawyer and critic of U.S. President Donald Trump, on Monday said he did nothing "wrongful" in dealing with Nike Inc, and asked a federal judge to dismiss the criminal extortion case against him....
01:13 2019-08-20

Vladimir Putin gives French First Lady Brigitte Macron bouquet of roses Vladimir Putin is living la vie en roses. The Russian president on Monday met with his French counterpart Emmanuel Macron on the Côte d’Azur — and he didn’t come empty-handed. The despot was spotted handing a classy bouquet of roses and baby’s breath to French first l ady Bri...
01:13 2019-08-20

Judge shoots down NRA’s second bid to sit in on Oliver North’s deposition Manhattan Supreme Court Justice Melissa Crane said Monday the risk of damaging the investigation by allowing NRA lawyers into the deposition slated for Tuesday outweighed concerns raised by the gun group that privileged information could leak out during questioning....
01:13 2019-08-20

Jeffrey Epstein was sent three 12-year-old French girls as ‘birthday gift’ Jeffrey Epstein once had three 12-year-old girls from poor families flown in from France as a sick birthday present for himself, according to newly unearthed court documents....
01:13 2019-08-20

Elizabeth Warren scrubs website of Cherokee ancestry claims Elizabeth Warren’s team removed the parts of her campaign website that included her controversial claims of having Native American heritage, including DNA test results that showed she had only minuscule amounts of Indian ancestry. Warren’s website until Sunday included a video of the Massachusetts D...
01:13 2019-08-20

90-year-old South Carolina man fatally shoots 83-year-old wife: cops A 90-year-old man shot and killed his 83-year-old wife in South Carolina over the weekend, authorities said. Edwin Nelson gunned down spouse Sarah Nelson around 5:20 a.m. Saturday in their home on Highway 61 in Ridgeville, authorities told WCSC-TV. Deputies arrived at the home after a 911 call from ...
01:13 2019-08-20

Yankees’ Brett Gardner sees dilemma in ending dugout antics The Yankees begin a nine-game West Coast trip in Oakland on Tuesday in firm control of the AL East and in contention for the best record in the majors. So why doesn’t it feel like it? Their just-completed four-game split against Cleveland in The Bronx had an occasional playoff feel, but it also feat...
01:39 2019-08-20

A Yankees’ postseason plan to combat their pitching issues The more effectively the Yankees answer the bulk of their great concerns, the more egregiously their lone remaining problem stands. Too many strikeouts on offense? They rank far better in the American League than last year. A lineup that tilts too far to the right? They’re hitting righty pitching mo...
01:39 2019-08-20

Facebook pulls propaganda accounts demonizing Hong Kong protesters It's not just Twitter cracking down on attempts to undermine Hong Kong protesters through social networks. Facebook has pulled seven Pages, five accounts and three Groups allegedly involved in "coordinated inauthentic behavior" meant to blast Hong Ko......
01:39 2019-08-20

Insomniac Games acquired by Sony, calls out “a special relationship” Enlarge / One of these PlayStation controller icons is not like the other. Insomniac Games' logo, third from the left, is now an official part of the Sony Interactive Entertainment family. (credit: Sony / Sam Machkovech) Insomniac Games, one of PlayStation's most consistent game developers, has be...
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

Estadio Azteca Vows To Take Action Against Vendors Caught Watering Down Beers The owners of Mexico City’s Estadio Azteca—the most famous and intimidating soccer venue in North America—announced that they have removed offending vendors, and has promised to take legal action, after beer-sellers in the stadium were caught watering down their product during a Club America win on ...
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

Why Your Team Sucks 2019: Seattle Seahawks Some people are fans of the Seattle Seahawks. But many, many more people are NOT fans of the Seattle Seahawks. This 2019 Deadspin NFL team preview is for those in the latter group. Read all the previews so far here.Your team: Seattle Seahawks....
01:39 2019-08-20

Old Man Wayne Rooney Is Sick Of These Damn Refs And All This Damn Traveling Old Man Wayne Rooney’s MLS stint is just about done. At the conclusion of this season he’ll leave DC United to become a player-manager for Derby County back in England. Perhaps this is a good time for him to make an exit from American soccer, because he seems pretty fed up with the whole enterprise ...
01:39 2019-08-20

Strike Brett Gardner Down, And He Will Only Become More Powerful When he gets upset about poor umpiring, Yankees outfielder Brett Gardner has been doing ... whatever it is he’s doing in that GIF above. Some might call it a healthy venting of frustration, but others might call it obnoxious tantrum-throwing. Someone who is definitely on Team Obnoxious is umpire Phi...
01:39 2019-08-20

Craig Kimbrel Had To Pitch In A Ballpark Of Little Leaguers Mocking Him The Cubs’ 7-1 win over the Pirates in Williamsport, Penn., on Sunday night wasn’t the tightest of ballgames, but the Little Leaguers in attendance had fun all the way through the end. In the ninth inning, with the game far out of reach and Craig Kimbrel on just to get some reps after coming off the ...
01:39 2019-08-20

Apologies and Scorn Greet News of a Book by Mark Halperin The publisher Judith Regan plans to put out a new book by the best-selling political author, who was accused of multiple instances of sexual harassment....
01:39 2019-08-20

Asia stocks set to trade mixed as investors await RBA minutes Stocks in Asia were set to trade mixed on Tuesday as investors await the release of minutes from the Reserve Bank of Australia's July meeting. The People's Bank of China is also set to publish its new loan prime rates under a new mechanism....
01:39 2019-08-20

British Steel's Turkish rescuer plans to move chemical firm out of UK Ankara’s military pension fund Oyak to relocate its Tyneside factory amid Brexit alarmThe Turkish firm poised to buy British Steel recently announced plans to move a chemicals factory it owns from Tyneside to Europe, after sounding the alarm about Brexit uncertainty.Chemson, a Wallsend-based firm th...
02:26 2019-08-20

Punjab Health Project Repackaging Of Centre's Scheme: Sukhbir Singh Badal Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) chief Sukhbir Singh Badal on Monday night hit out at Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh for launching a health scheme on former prime minister Rajiv Gandhi's birth......
02:26 2019-08-20

Google quietly killed a service that used Android phone data to help mobile carriers improve their networks Google may have never told you that it stopped sharing data from your Android devices with your mobile service providers months ago, just like it didn’t tell you when it started sharing that data in the first place. Reuters reports that Google provided anonymized, aggregated data about signal ...
02:52 2019-08-20

In Defiance of Trump's 'Gag Rule,' Planned Parenthood Withdraws From Title X; Low-Income Women Most Likely to be Affected The fears of low-income women who rely on Planned Parenthood for reproductive health services were confirmed on Monday: In response to attempts by the Trump administration to stifle abortion rights by imposing a gag order on health practitioners, the 103-year-old organization announced that it has o...
02:52 2019-08-20

NYPD Fires Officer Responsible for the Death of Eric Garner Five years after “I can’t breathe” became a rallying cry for police accountability in light of the unnecessary death of 43-year-old Eric Garner, comes the news that the officer responsible, Daniel Pantaleo, has been fired....
02:52 2019-08-20

'Adult Recess' Is Booming, Because Being a Grown-Up Is Hard Decades from elementary school, people are reliving schoolyard memories with tetherball, hopscotch and Lincoln Logs at “adult recess” events, despite sore muscles and tweaked knees; “I thought back to the last time when I really had fun.”...
02:52 2019-08-20

Citing Princess Diana’s death, Elton John criticizes British media outlets over their coverage of Meghan and Harry The singer wrote on Twitter that he was “deeply distressed” by “distorted and malicious” coverage of the royal couple’s recent trip with baby Archie to France....
03:13 2019-08-20

No Man's Sky Player Builds Combination Lock Thanks to the recent Beyond update, No Man’s Sky players are designing all kinds of new things. One player has figured out how to make combination locks....
03:13 2019-08-20

The risky game Mike Pompeo is playing with an ‘authoritarian president’ A nuanced portrayal hits at the core question for those who criticized and then served Trump: How much are you willing to sacrifice your principles? Pompeo has been willing to go further than most anyone....
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

Planned Parenthood whistleblower gets $3M from Arizona court after wrongful termination Mayra Rodriguez sued the Planned Parenthood in October 2017, alleging she got terminated after repeatedly reporting the "high complication rates" of one doctor....
03:39 2019-08-20

Susan Sarandon appears to take shot at Elizabeth Warren during Bernie Sanders event Oscar-winning actress and activist Susan Sarandon appeared to take a shot at Sen. Elizabeth Warren on Monday during a Bernie Sanders presidential campaign event in Iowa. “He is not someone who used to be a Republican,” Sarandon told the crowd during her introduction of Sanders, where she also listed...
04:00 2019-08-20

Eric Garner: New York police officer fired over chokehold death The firing comes five years after Eric Garner died during an altercation with New York Police officers. Garner's dying words, "I can't breathe," became a rallying cry to protest police violence in the US....
04:00 2019-08-20

Opinion: Donald Trump's ice-cold Greenland calculus In offering to buy Greenland, US President Donald Trump is trying once again to disrupt the postwar Western order. What he is mainly interested in is geopolitical influence in the Arctic, writes DW's Oliver Sallet....
04:00 2019-08-20

Foreign students fear Germany's tuition fees damage diversity Increased living costs and non-EU tuition fees are fueling concern among foreign students. They worry that the hiked prices encourage exclusiveness and that Germany will no longer be a sought-after study destination....
04:00 2019-08-20

Merkel's government delivers on promises, but voters aren't convinced The German government is working at a "record-breaking" pace according to a new study, but only 10% of voters agree. With state elections looming, time is running out for Berlin to convince the public it's doing its job....
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

Northwest fire responds to condo fire on northwest side TUCSON – Northwest Fire Department is working a fire at the Barcelona Manor Condominiums on the northwest side. Monday afternoon NWFD responded to a call of a fire in a third-floor condo at 6331 N. Barcelona Court. Residents in the building were evacuated as the fire affected multiple units in...
04:00 2019-08-20

Texas school staffer colored in teen’s haircut with sharpie for violating dress code, lawsuit claims PEARLAND, Texas (NBC NEWS) – Staffers at a Texas junior high school colored in a black teen’s fade haircut with a jet-black Sharpie to discipline him for violating the school dress code, according to a lawsuit filed by his parents. Dante Trice and Angela Washington filed their complaint ...
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

School safety goes digital (NBC News) A new industry dedicated to keeping kids safe at school is taking off. Securly bills itself as “the student safety company.” The company monitors what students are doing or searching for on school-owned computers and other devices, and report it to school administrators. ̶...
04:00 2019-08-20

‘Recess Rallies’ across the U.S. demand lawmakers act NBC- Over the weekend demonstrations in all 50 states with frustrated Americans calling on congress to take action on gun control. It’s been two weeks since a gunman opened fire at a Walmart in El Paso, Texas killing 22 people. And again just hours later, when another gunman killed nine at a p...
04:00 2019-08-20

2 Southwest Key shelters in Phoenix could reopen amid allegations of abuse PHOENIX (AP) — A provider of shelters for immigrant children is looking to reopen two facilities that the state of Arizona forced it to shutter last year because of issues with employee background checks and allegations of abuse. Southwest Key has filed applications to reopen a facility in downtown ...
04:00 2019-08-20

Banner – UMC to announce El Tour de Tucson title sponsorship TUCSON – Banner – University Medical Center is set to officially announce title sponsorship of the 37th El Tour de Tucson on Monday. The official 2019 tour name will be announced at 10:30 a.m., at Diamond Children’s Medical Center, 1501 N. Campbell Ave, the primary beneficiary of the race. El Tour d...
04:00 2019-08-20

Vail man gets 71 years in prison for murder of wife, daughter and attempted murder of son TUCSON – The Vail man who admitted to killing his wife and daughter in 2018 was sentenced to 71 years in prison Monday morning. Hernando Enriquez was arrested on Feb. 2, 2018 after Pima County Sheriff’s Department found his wife, Sandra Enriquez and his daughter, 15-year-old Isabelle Enr...
04:00 2019-08-20

Tucson fire extinguishes utility room fire that threatened east side apartments TUCSON — Tucson firefighters responded to an utility room fire that was part of a two-story apartment on the east side. Fire officials say multiple people reported large flames coming out of the outside room of the building on E. Cody St. First responders arrived on scene and found the room fu...
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

‘This Way Up’ review: Sitcom is well-cast but not must-watch The old saying: “It looks good on paper, but . . .” definitely applies to “This Way Up,” a new six-episode sitcom premiering Wednesday on Hulu after debuting last month on Channel 4 in the UK. The comedy is from popular Irish comedienne Aisling Bea, who also stars in the lead role. It boasts an......
04:26 2019-08-20

Prediction: Netflix will confirm ‘Stranger Things 4’ by the end of August In the weeks since Stranger Things 3 premiered on Netflix back on July 4, the internet has been awash in theories and predictions about both what happened — Hopper! (sob) — and what will happen next. They range from the possibility that Eleven will be the bad guy in the upcoming season, ...
04:26 2019-08-20

Marvel just fixed the huge Star Wars paradox from its ‘Avengers’ movies The Marvel Cinematic Universe is so huge and interconnected that fans will inevitably find various discrepancies that need to be dealt with. One of them is a rather large Star Wars paradox that came about in the first Spider-Man film, and was further cemented by Avengers: Infinity War. The movies th...
04:26 2019-08-20

States to Move Forward With Antitrust Probe of Big Tech Firms A group of state attorneys general is preparing to move forward with a joint antitrust investigation of big technology companies, according to people familiar with the situation, adding another layer of scrutiny to an industry already under a federal spotlight....
04:26 2019-08-20

Ohio man, one of three alleged thwarted mass shooters, denies charges in court An alleged self-described white nationalist, one of three men in the United States accused of planning mass shootings in a week, pleaded not guilty on Monday to charges that he threatened to attack a Jewish community center, the court clerk said....
04:52 2019-08-20

Ohio man arrested for threatening Jewish community center pleads not guilty A man who was arrested for possessing a cache of weaponry and making threats against a Jewish community center pleaded not guilty in Ohio court on Monday....
04:52 2019-08-20

Julián Castro calls for end to euthanization at animal shelters in wildlife welfare plan Democratic presidential candidate Julian Castro called for an end to euthanization at animal shelters in a plan he released Monday focusing on improving the welfare of both domestic and wild animals....
04:52 2019-08-20

G7 may end without communique due to gaps on trade, climate: NHK The Group of Seven (G7) leaders summit to be held this weekend in France may end without a joint communique due to wide gaps between member nations on trade and climate issues, Japanese public broadcaster NHK reported on Tuesday....
05:13 2019-08-20

Russia's Norilsk and South African coal town Kriel top SO2 emissions hot spots: NASA data Russia's Norilsk smelter complex and a town in South Africa's eastern coal mining province have the highest sulfur dioxide (SO2) emissions in the world, according to satellite data from U.S. space agency NASA....
05:13 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

Britain's Prince Andrew "Appalled" By Jeffrey Epstein Abuse Claims Britain's Prince Andrew has said he was "appalled" by allegations of sexual abuse surrounding Jeffrey Epstein after a video was released purporting to show him at the home of the convicted paedophile......
05:39 2019-08-20

With Eyes on the Election, the White House Insists the Economy is Strong WASHINGTON (AP) — The “fundamentals” of the U.S. economy are solid, the White House asserted Monday, invoking an ill-fated political declaration of a decade ago amid mounting concern that a recession could imperil President Donald Trump’s reelection. Exhibiting no such concer...
06:00 2019-08-20

Carlos Carrasco’s pitching return from leukemia went perfectly AKRON, Ohio — Carlos Carrasco shook off some nerves and returned to the mound. Two months after being diagnosed with leukemia, everything felt mostly normal for the Indians right-hander. “It was really special today,” Carrasco said. “Just coming back today out of the bullpen, it fe...
06:39 2019-08-20

Gary Sanchez’s suspect Yankees defense isn’t going away Cleveland’s Oscar Mercado stole second base twice in the Yankees’ loss on Sunday, with Gary Sanchez behind the plate. The catcher has thrown out just 19 percent of potential base-stealers this season, well below the league average of 28 percent and a significant drop from his own 30 percent rate las...
06:39 2019-08-20

Evan Engram has prepared himself for this Giants moment There is the canyon-sized hole in the Giants’ aerial attack, created by the trade of Odell Beckham Jr. There is the natural growth and maturity that comes as a player ages. And there is a familiarity with an offense in the second year in a system. For all those reasons, Evan Engram looks at himself....
06:39 2019-08-20

Taj Gibson’s homecoming with Knicks means everything to ailing dad At some point this season, Wilbert Gibson, former Brooklyn carpenter and furniture mover, will make his way to the Garden and watch his son Taj play for the Knicks. It may not be for the Garden’s opener Oct. 26 versus the Celtics. It may not be in November. But it will be sometime this season.......
06:39 2019-08-20

China could overwhelm US military in Asia in hours, Australian report says The US military is no longer the primary force in Asia, and missiles from China's rapidly improving military could overwhelm its bases in hours, according to a new report....
07:00 2019-08-20

Steph Curry Makes a 7-Figure Gift to Howard University to Bring Golf Back to the HBCU Basketball great Steph Curry on Monday pledged to fund a new golf program at Howard University, with a gift to be made over six years to give the HBCU time to build a Division I sports program....
07:00 2019-08-20

Costa Rica Confirms 2 More Suspected Alcohol Poisoning Deaths, Raising Death Toll to 25 Costa Rica’s Ministry of Health has confirmed two new deaths due to suspected methanol poisoning, raising the number of people believed to have recently died consuming tainted alcohol in the Central American country to 25. The agency said in a press release that one person died in Santa B&aacu...
07:00 2019-08-20

Taking the children with you on holiday – archive, 20 August 1954 20 August 1954 Some parents may want to leave their children at home but Kathleen Denbigh believes in establishing the habit of family travel early Whether it is a question of a holiday or a non-holiday visit abroad, parents often ask themselves: “Is it worth while taking the children with us?” I ag...
07:26 2019-08-20

Sega’s new strategy game Humankind has you making your own civilizations Sega announced a new strategy game today during Gamescom in Germany. It's Humankind, coming from developer Amplitude, and it will release for PC in 2020.Read More...
07:26 2019-08-20

Sony is acquiring Spider-Man developer Insomniac Games Sony Interactive Entertainment announces plans to acquire Marvel's Spider-Man developer Insomniac games. The studio joins Sony WWS upon the deal's close.Read More...
07:26 2019-08-20

The pressure is on as Mindhunter uncovers a serial killer's dumping ground The 1970s and ‘80s are sometimes referred to as “the golden age of serial killers,” a period that produced some of the most infamous names the world has ever known: Ted Bundy. John Wayne Gacy. Son of Sam. The Hillside Strangler. And part of the reason those names became so infamous is that law enfor...
07:52 2019-08-20

It's the "first of a million tours" in The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel's season 3 teaser The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel, Amy Sherman-Palladino’s award-devouring Amazon comedy, returns for its third season this winter. Today, Amazon released its first look at the upcoming batch of episodes, which find Midge (Rachel Brosnahan) and Susie (Alex Borstein) hitting the road for “glamorous but humbl...
07:52 2019-08-20

We Think We Found Nova in These Avengers: Endgame Stills Shockwaves rippled through the online fan community Monday as the directors of Avengers: Endgame revealed possibly the film’s biggest secret yet. Look closely and you may see for yourself.Read more......
08:13 2019-08-20

Juventus Gamble On Sarri Delivering Another Style Of Serie A Title Maurizio Sarri's appointment, in place of the clean cut Massimiliano Allegri who had delivered the last five of their Serie A titles, is a break in tradition for Juventus....
08:13 2019-08-20

Muchova advances, Zhang ousted in Bronx Open Czech Republic's 10th seed Karolina Muchova beat Slovakia's Viktoria Kuzmova 7-5 6-2 to move into the second round of the Bronx Open while fourth seed Zhang Shuai was knocked out in straight sets on Monday....
08:13 2019-08-20

Tennis: Lee becomes first deaf player to win an ATP main draw match Lee Duck-hee became the first deaf player to win an ATP Tour main draw match on Monday when the South Korean defeated Henri Laaksonen 7-6(4) 6-1 in the first round of the Winston-Salem Open....
08:13 2019-08-20

Brexit: UK to end EU freedom of movement rules in no-deal scenario The British government said if it were to leave the EU without a deal on October 31, freedom of movement rules with the EU would immediately end. Critics have blasted the move as "reckless."...
08:39 2019-08-20

German Greens attempt to win over voters in lagging 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....
08:39 2019-08-20

RYU’s line of backpacks offer style and function for exploring the city or weekends away Yes, it’s Bag Week, where we celebrate all the best bags of the year here at TechCrunch. And there is little more satisfying than finding a basic black one that’s functional, stylish and unique. Luckily, Canadian urban athletic apparel maker RYU makes three such bags, and while each one ...
08:39 2019-08-20

Mars 2020 rover cameras get eye exams to hunt life on the Red Planet This Mars 2020 rover camera could be key to finding life on Mars and learning more about the planet – but only if it passes its vision examination by NASA’s team...
09:00 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

PV Inventories Reduced To 25 Days; CVs & Two-Wheelers Inventories Remain High: FADA The slowdown in the auto sector has seen a major pile-up of inventories with dealers over the past months, which will get more and more difficult to clear as the BS6 deadline comes closer. However,......
09:00 2019-08-20

Would you pay Netflix pricing for Apple TV+? That’s what Apple’s leaning toward  On the same day that Apple decided to release a trailer for what will be one of the higher-profile shows launching soon via its Apple TV+ service (The Morning Show), the price Apple is reportedly weighing for its forthcoming Netflix rival has also been revealed: $9.99 per month. That’s accordi...
09:26 2019-08-20

From Sun to Sun: the photo series livening up New York City bus shelters Elle Pérez has used 100 bus stops in the city to showcase their experience growing up as a non-binary Puerto Rican New YorkerThe punk community in the Bronx has a secret handshake called the Flight. It involves a fist bump, a finger point and a chest pat. Most of us will never understand it, but we ...
09:52 2019-08-20

Seniors at greater risk of choking on dietary supplements (Reuters Health) - Seniors may be more likely than younger adults to choke on vitamins and dietary supplements, or to have other problems swallowing them, especially when the pills are on the larger side, a new study suggests....
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

Trump Urges Restraint by India and Pakistan in Kashmir Conflict President Trump urged restraint on both sides of the Kashmir conflict in calls with the leaders of India and Pakistan, as tensions over the disputed region have escalated between the two nations this month....
10:13 2019-08-20

More Russian Nuclear Monitoring Stations Go Silent Days After Blast, Official Says The number of Russian nuclear monitoring stations that have gone silent has doubled to four, an international arms-control official said Monday, heightening concerns among observers that Russia is trying to hide evidence from an explosion at a missile-test site earlier this month....
10:13 2019-08-20

July was Alaska’s hottest month ever ANCHORAGE, Alaska — Alaska has been America’s canary in the coal mine for climate warming and the yellow bird is swooning. July was Alaska’s warmest month ever, according to the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration. Sea ice melted. Bering Sea fish swam in above-normal temperatures. So did...
10:13 2019-08-20

Rescuers use explosives to search for trapped cavers in Poland WARSAW, Poland — Dozens of rescuers have been working around the clock in southern Poland to find two missing spelunkers trapped by rising water in a cave, using explosives to widen underground passages to help in the search. The two became trapped Saturday while exploring uncharted parts of the Wie...
10:13 2019-08-20

Wildlife flourishing at former weapons testing sites DENVER — From a tiny Pacific island to a leafy Indiana forest, a handful of sites where the United States manufactured and tested some of the most lethal weapons known to humankind are now peaceful havens for wildlife. An astonishing array of animals and habitats flourished on six obsolete weapons c...
10:13 2019-08-20

Doctors say new immigration rules will mean sicker migrants CHICAGO — Diabetics skipping regular checkups. Young asthmatics not getting preventive care. A surge in expensive emergency room visits. Doctors and public health experts warn of poor health and rising costs they say will come from sweeping Trump administration changes that would deny green cards to...
10:13 2019-08-20

Woman finds frog in packaged salad mix: ‘It’s literally alive!’ Karlie Allen isn’t feeling froggy — but she did leap. The Wisconsinite was preparing dinner with her family when she found a shocking surprise in her box of Simple Truth organic salad mix — a live frog. She recorded the incident on her phone and posted the clip to Twitter, which features a clo...
10:13 2019-08-20

Pc Andrew Harper's wife Lissie pens heartbreaking tribute to late husband The wife of a newlywed police officer who died in the line of duty said she "wants to be angry" his job caused him to lose his life, but can't because he "loved" what he did for a living....
10:13 2019-08-20

Plans for anti-sex toilets in Welsh seaside town 'submitted in error,' council says Plans for public toilets designed to deter vandalism, sexual activity and rough sleeping in a Welsh seaside town were submitted in error, the council has said....
10:13 2019-08-20

HP shows its first AMD-based gaming laptop and Omen X 27-inch monitor HP showed off its latest gaming products for the fall at Gamescom 2019 in Germany. They range from a 27-inch Omen display to a new Pavilion laptop.Read More...
10:13 2019-08-20

Fate of Brexit deal in hands of the EU: UK Conservative chairman The European Union needs to show flexibility over the Irish border "backstop" because the issue of whether Britain leaves the bloc with or without a deal is now mainly up to Brussels, Conservative party chairman James Cleverly said on Tuesday....
10:13 2019-08-20

Syrian rebels withdraw from area in NW after government advance - Observatory Syrian rebels withdrew from a town in southern Idlib province and from their last remaining territory in neighboring Hama province after government troops advances in the area, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights and local activists said....
10:13 2019-08-20

Over 100 civilians wounded in bombings in eastern Afghanistan The number of people wounded in multiple bomb blasts in the Afghan city of Jalalabad has risen to 123, officials said on Tuesday, a day after 14 bombs exploded in public squares, markets and outside restaurants in the eastern city....
10:13 2019-08-20

U.S. envoy offers farm visas to boost asylum deal with Guatemala In a bid to strengthen an asylum deal forged between Guatemala's outgoing president and the United States, a U.S. official offered on Monday to triple the number of temporary farmworker visas available to Guatemalans....
10:13 2019-08-20

Iran tanker heads to Greece, U.S. warns against helping vessel An Iranian tanker at the center of an angry confrontation between Iran and Washington sailed for Greece on Monday after it was freed from detention off Gibraltar, as Washington called the release unfortunate and warned Greece and Mediterranean ports against helping the vessel....
10:13 2019-08-20

Chopper Scam: Probe Agency Opposes Ratul Puri's Anticipatory Bail Plea The Enforcement Directorate today opposed the anticipatory bail plea of businessman Ratul Puri, the nephew of Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Kamal Nath, in a money-laundering case related to the......
11:00 2019-08-20

In Tribute, Priyanka Gandhi Tweets What She "Learned" From Her Father Priyanka Gandhi Vadra has posted an emotional tribute to her father, former Prime Minister Rajiv Gandhi, on the occasion of his 75th birth anniversary, revealing that he taught her "to listen to......
11:00 2019-08-20

Over 55 Dead In Rain In North India; Yamuna Above Danger Mark In Delhi Heavy rain in northern parts of the country has claimed at least 58 lives in the last two days. Several landslides in Punjab, Himachal Pradesh and Uttarakhand left tourists and residents stranded in......
11:00 2019-08-20

Watch the Google Stadia event in 10 minutes Google's Stadia Connect livestream for Gamescom can give you a bigger idea of what to expect from its upcoming video game streaming platform -- and you can watch all the most important tidbits right here. Stadia's Ray Bautista started off with......
11:00 2019-08-20

Porsche Taycan will come with a standalone Apple Music app Porsche Taycan owners will be able to play their Apple Music collection directly through the vehicle's touchscreen display. According to TechCrunch, the automaker has teamed up with Cupertino to integrate Apple Music into the upcoming electric vehicl......
11:00 2019-08-20

'Final Fantasy VIII' Remastered is coming out on September 3rd Were you disappointed to hear that Square Enix merely remastered Final Fantasy VIII instead of remaking it like it did its predecessor? We hope you can take solace in the fact that you don't have to wait years for its release. The developer has revea......
11:00 2019-08-20

San Francisco’s 25-year-old FogCam shuts down this month On August 30th, FogCam, the internet's oldest running web camera, will air its final transmission from its perch on top of San Francisco State University. Since 1994, the camera has allowed people from across the world to watch the coming and going o......
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

30 people detained as Kashmir protests continue Thirty people have been detained in Kashmir as authorities attempt to keep control over protests sparked by the Indian government's decision to remove the region's autonomy. ...
11:00 2019-08-20

Highlights: Murray beaten by Sandgren in latest match of comeback "Andy Murray lost his second singles match since undergoing hip surgery earlier this year at the Winston-Salem Open tournament in North Carolina, USA on Monday night, losing 7-6(8) 7-5 to American Tennys Sandgren."...
11:26 2019-08-20

Rami Malek on 'Mr. Robot,' His Freddie Mercury Accent, and Sneaking Around Town Incognito The acclaimed actor played Freddie Mercury in 'Bohemian Rhapsody,' won an Oscar, and became world-famous practically all at once. In his September 2019 GQ cover profile, he talks about his early mistakes, nailing Mercury's accent, and sneaking around town in character....
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

Fighting Racism Even, and Especially, Where We Don’t Realize It Exists In “How to Be an Antiracist,” the scholar Ibram X. Kendi scrutinizes himself and the rest of us for lessons on how to eradicate the scourge of racism....
11:26 2019-08-20

Australia taking six years to list threatened habitats under environment laws Senate inquiry hears that major threats to wildlife are not being recognised because of environment department budget cutsAustralia is taking at least six years to list habitats as threatened under national environment laws, an inquiry examining the country’s extinction crisis has heard.The Humane S...
11:52 2019-08-20

Andy Murray considers ATP Challenger Tour stint after another singles defeat Andy Murray is considering playing "a level down" and competing on the ATP Challenger Tour as he continues his comeback from career-saving hip surgery....
11:52 2019-08-20

| 5 000 evacuated as Canary Islands wildfire rages A raging wildfire on the Spanish holiday island of Gran Canaria forced the evacuation of some 5 000 people, authorities said, warning it could take days for the blaze to be brought under control....
12:13 2019-08-20

Gillibrand says Franken, Halperin entitled to 'path for redemption' Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand, the 2020 hopeful and New York senator, said in an interview on Monday that those who've been accused of sexual misconduct are entitled to a "path for redemption."...
12:13 2019-08-20

Cryptocurrency fraudsters beg courts to return their luxury items, judge says no Two cryptocurrency fraudsters in Canada are asking the courts to give their stuff back claiming the order to seize their assets had been granted improperly. The court isn’t buying it, and has dismissed their appeal, local news reports. Lisa Angela Cheng and Kevin Patrick Hobbs were facing a civil fo...
12:39 2019-08-20

2019 Fantasy Football Draft Prep: Don't-want-to-draft list goes with big names at running back Who are the players you should avoid at their current ADPs? Dave Richard shares his annual Don't-Want-to-Draft list to help you eliminate mistakes on Draft Day....
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

Humbled Deutsche Bank faces battle in its own backyard Online retailer Zalando is just the kind of fast-growing German business with foreign expansion plans that Deutsche Bank Chief Executive Christian Sewing needs to help drive the struggling lender's recovery....
13:00 2019-08-20

Lufthansa will hold its ground in short-haul price war: CEO German carrier Lufthansa will continue to fight for market share in the hotly contested market for short-haul flights, where it is determined to compete with budget airlines such as Ryanair , its chief executive said....
13:00 2019-08-20

Finnish PM tells UK's Johnson that EU won't reopen Brexit deal Finland's Prime Minister Antti Rinne told his British counterpart Boris Johnson that the European Union would not renegotiate the Brexit deal, a spokesman for Rinne said on Tuesday....
13:00 2019-08-20

Political reform hopes dim in Zimbabwe as police block another protest Zimbabwe police deployed in force on Tuesday to block a street protest for the third time in five days, as the main opposition party said hopes were vanishing that the government might become more tolerant of dissent than the regime it replaced....
13:00 2019-08-20

A love letter to Notting Hill carnival: 'It keeps our culture alive’ – video Notting Hill carnival, held every summer in west London, is the biggest street party in Europe. Coverage of the event often focuses on negative stories and misses the celebration of the community and culture that makes the Carnival so important for London. The Guardian asks carnival veterans why th...
13:00 2019-08-20

Charles Bukowski: San Pedro plans to honor star writer after tourist demand A historian is raising funds to immortalize the cult writer and poet ahead of his centennial birthday next yearAs the unofficial historian of San Pedro, the rough but charming working-class port of the city of Los Angeles, Angela Romero fields one question more than any other: where is the monument ...
13:00 2019-08-20

'It's time to speak up': an open letter to Colin Kaepernick | Etan Thomas Your protest started a conversation and inspired an entire generation of athlete activists to find their voices, but the time for silence is over. We need to hear directly from youDear Colin,My son Malcolm and I are big fans of yours. I remember the day when Malcolm, who was around 11 at the time, s...
13:00 2019-08-20

'It's an act of defiance': the rise of all-female festival lineups Major music festivals such as Reading and Leeds continue to feature mostly male artists, but a number of events are fighting back by removing men from the billing altogetherIn 2015, music blog Crack in the Road tweeted a doctored image of the poster for the Reading and Leeds festival, erasing all ac...
13:00 2019-08-20

Brexit: EU unconvinced by Johnson's fresh bid to remove backstop PM says new commitments to stop hard Irish border should be considered by the blocBoris Johnson has written to the EU suggesting the backstop could be replaced by some form of commitment to prevent a hard Irish border in his first major move to explain the UK government’s new position to Brussels.Ah...
13:00 2019-08-20

Google closes free network insight tool for operators Google has shut down a service that allowed mobile operators to see where they had issues with coverage and service because of data privacy concerns.Google launched Mobile Network Insights was launched back in 2017 and used anonymised, aggregated data from Android users to create coverage maps that ...
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

Apple TV Plus release date is leaked, along with $9.99 per month pricing Apple is planning to release its streaming service Apple TV Plus by November 2019, according to a report by Bloomberg.Citing "people familiar to the matter", the report says that Apple's also considering a subscription price of $9.99 per month (around £8.20 / AU$15), which would match the ...
13:26 2019-08-20

Patience Wears Thin for Migrants Stranded off the Italian Coast ROME (AP) — The Spanish rescue ship Open Arms resorted to serving pizzas to 107 increasingly angry and sometimes aggressive migrants who are stranded aboard, as Italy’s interior minister stuck to his refusal to let the vessel dock at a nearby Italian island in a weekslong standoff. The m...
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

Weight Loss: 5 Vegetarian Weight-Loss Friendly Snacks For Office We agree it is difficult to eat clean and healthy at office, especially when there are so many options around to lure. But if you are willing to try, there are plenty of ways in which you can make......
13:52 2019-08-20

Weight Loss: Add These Two Berries To Your Breakfast Meal To Lose Weight While there is absolutely no dearth of fruits out there, there are two berries that can be used in your breakfast meal to add in both flavour and nutrition....
13:52 2019-08-20

Weight Loss: Make This Delicious Citrusy Fruit Salad At Home To Shed Extra Kilos Looking to lose those extra kilos? Here's a delicious weight loss salad with a blend of citrus fruits that would make it easier for you without taking away your favourite flavours....
13:52 2019-08-20

|Steinhoffshareshitnewlowsevenaftercreditordealreached Steinhoff International Holdings NV slumped to fresh lows on Monday, even after the embattled global retailer secured a long-awaited restructuring agreement on about 9 billion euros ($10 billion) of debt....
13:52 2019-08-20

Why are crossword puzzles always symmetrical? The long-running series in which readers answer other readers’ questions on subjects ranging from trivial flights of fancy to profound scientific and philosophical conceptsWhy are crossword puzzle patterns never asymmetrical? Is there some immutable rule that says they have always got to be symmetri...
14:39 2019-08-20

Dell launches Alienware Aurora R9, G5 gaming desktops at Gamescom 2019 The Aurora R9 is Alienware's first desktop built around its Legend industrial design aesthetic, while the G5 is the first desktop in Dell's budget gaming G Series....
14:39 2019-08-20

Dog walker chases off rapists at Foo Fighters show A woman was raped at a Foo Fighters show in Scotland — and a brave dog walker eventually chased off her two attackers, according to reports. The unidentified walker told the Daily Record how he raced over to help as the woman was attacked while the rock band played a 2½-hour set for 35,000 fan...
15:00 2019-08-20

Woman breaks into bar, drinks until employees show up in the morning: cops It’s five o’clock somewhere. A Kentucky woman was arrested for allegedly breaking into a closed bar and drinking there until employees showed up to open the watering hole in the morning, according to a report. Donna Martin is accused to busting into the Slainte Public House in Georgetown, Ky., early...
15:00 2019-08-20

Ilhan Omar blasts Israel, suggests US reconsider giving financial aid Rep. Ilhan Omar slammed Israel on Monday — and suggested that the United States reconsider it’s financial aid to the country. “We give Israel more than $3 [billion] in aid every year,” Omar said during a news conference in Minneapolis with Rep. Rashida Tlaib. “This is predicated on them ...
15:00 2019-08-20

Hillary Clinton rips Trump over new voter conspiracy theory Hillary Clinton threw some major shade at President Trump on Monday night after he tried bashing her on Twitter earlier in the day. “Wow, Report Just Out! Google manipulated from 2.6 million to 16 million votes for Hillary Clinton in 2016 Election!” Trump tweeted. “This was put out...
15:00 2019-08-20

Apple Arcade Game Subscription Service May Cost $4.99 Per Month Apple Arcade may cost $4.99 per month after a free one-month trial, according to a new report. The video game subscription service will include over 100 titles and will be available in 150 countries....
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

Film Star Manju Warrier, Crew Stuck In Himachal Floods. Rescued After SOS Malayalam superstar Manju Warrier and her film crew were among those stranded in Himachal Pradesh as flash floods and landslides blocked roads in many parts of the state. Three days of heavy rain led......
15:00 2019-08-20

At Least California Is Holding Up at the Moment Much of the world is both literally and figuratively aflame, but things are thus far looking up for California, which suffered devastating wildfire destruction in the last few years. This year, though, wildfire acreage is down significantly, and experts are hopeful this summer’s colder and wetter co...
15:00 2019-08-20

Apple Said to Target November Launch for Apple TV+, Weigh $9.99 Price Apple plans to roll out the Apple TV+ movie and TV subscription service by November, part of a drive to reach $50 billion in service sales by 2020, Bloomberg reports....
15:26 2019-08-20

Turkey ousts three Kurdish mayors for suspected militant links, launches security operation Turkey on Monday replaced Kurdish mayors with state officials in three cities and detained more than 400 people for suspected militant links, the Interior Ministry said, a move likely to fuel tensions in the mainly Kurdish southeast....
15:26 2019-08-20

Libya sends mobile petrol stations to conflict-hit west Libyan state employee Akrm Jlaidi drives for ninety minutes to the suburbs of the capital Tripoli every week to fill his car at a mobile fuel station. Typically he waits for hours. Sometimes he returns home empty-handed as fuel shortages worsen....
15:26 2019-08-20

Looking for a job? LinkedIn, others offer interview tools to help you prepare LinkedIn is helping job seekers, debuting a new feature that enables users to get feedback from their network when preparing for an interview.       ...
15:26 2019-08-20

Is J.C. Penney finally turning around? J.C. Penney's fiscal second-quarter financial results included a per-share net loss that was less than analysts expected.       ...
15:26 2019-08-20

Target announces launch of new food and beverage brand, Good & Gather Target announced its launch of its largest brand, Good & Gather. The food and beverage brand will have more than 2,000 items.       ...
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

Bayer to Sell Animal-Health Unit to Elanco for $7.6 Billion Germany’s Bayer is selling its animal-health business to an American rival for $7.6 billion, part of the drug and chemicals giant’s plan to divest assets amid mounting legal liabilities from its Roundup herbicide....
15:52 2019-08-20

Historic Rise of College-Educated Women in Labor Force Changes Workplace This is the first year ever that women are going to make up the majority of the college-educated labor force, a milestone that is already altering benefits packages offered by companies and one that could influence family sizes in the future....
15:52 2019-08-20

Home Depot Cuts Sales Forecast, Posts Slightly Lower Profit Home Depot lowered its sales forecast, warning that rising material costs and the potential effects of tariffs on U.S. consumers could weigh on growth....
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

Man Utd vows to take action after Pogba targeted by racist abuse on social media Manchester United says it is "working to identify" those responsible for the racist abuse aimed at midfielder Paul Pogba on social media following Monday's 1-1 draw at Wolverhampton Wanderers....
15:52 2019-08-20

Waymo expands driverless car testing to Florida Waymo announced that it'll soon expand tests of its self-driving cars to Florida, following pilots in Novi, Kirkland, Washington, San Francisco, and Phoenix.Read More...
15:52 2019-08-20

Deploying technology that makes sense: End-user computing End-user computing (EUC) is used to securely deliver and manage desktops, applications, & data -- and amplify your org's creativity and collaboration.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

H2O raises $72.5 million to simplify enterprise AI deployment H2O has raised $72.5 million in a round led by Goldman Sachs and the Ping An Global Voyager fund, with contributions from continued investors.Read More...
15:52 2019-08-20

How to Force the New Android Auto Update A new version of Android Auto is finally here—sort of. Google started rolling out a beautiful new version of Android Auto late last month, and your device should prompt you to switch over to the new look and feel when you plug it into your car. If not, you’ll want to check a buried setting to force ...
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

MIDEAST STOCKS-Qatar extends gains as global rally lifts most of Gulf Most Middle Eastern stock markets closed higher on Tuesday, reflecting market optimism that U.S.-China trade tensions could ease and stimulus measures by major economies to counter a possible...
16:13 2019-08-20

Petrobras says cost of oil extraction in sub-salt area may fall below $6 a barrel State-controlled oil firm Petroleo Brasileiro SA said the cost of extracting oil in subsalt areas may fall from the current level of $6 a barrel, Chief Executive Roberto Castello Branco said during an event....
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 ex-Sudanese president's cronies tried to break him out of jail ahead of his trial Sudan's former president Omar al-Bashir appeared in a Khartoum court for the first day of his high-profile corruption trial on Monday, against a backdrop of heightened security following a failed attempt to break him out of prison, CNN has learned....
16:13 2019-08-20

UK factories suffer from Brexit and trade war tensions - business live Rolling coverage of the latest economic and financial newsLatest: UK factories report weak orders and outputIntroduction: Can policymakers avoid recession?Germany could be sliding into recessionTrump demands big US interest rate cuts 2.05pm BST The early rally across Europe’s stock markets is fading...
16:39 2019-08-20

Dermstore Anniversary Sale 2019: Save 25% on Beauty Faves We love these products, and we hope you do too. E! has affiliate relationships, so we may get a small share of the revenue from your purchases. Items are sold by the retailer, not E!.......
16:39 2019-08-20

Beware The Greenwood Corvette Take caution! Take care! Do not get too close to the raucous beast that is this 1976 IMSA-spec Greenwood-built C3 Corvette race car. With giant bulging fender flares, tires like steam rollers, and a roar that could wake the dead, this slice of 1970s Americana is not for the easily queasy. And defini...
16:39 2019-08-20

Should The Porsche-Designed Type 64 Racer Be Considered Nazi Memorabilia? Yesterday, there was a massive and pleasingly idiotic screwup by RM Sotheby’s during the auction of a very rare 1939 Volkswagen-based Type 64 race car designed by Ferdinand Porsche. This car was controversial long before the auction, both regarding its status as a Porsche and its dark origin story....
16:39 2019-08-20

Here Are The Cheapest Cars And Bikes Sold At The 2019 Pebble Beach Auctions Oh, hello there. Did you go to Monterey Car Week this year? Did you have an opulent time? Did you drink opulent shooters, listen to opulent music? No? Good, because the list of cheapest cars sold at the 2019 Pebble Beach auctions is here. It will make you wish you’d dragged your ass over there with ...
16:39 2019-08-20

Steve Smith: Australia batsman ruled out of third Ashes Test Australia batsman Steve Smith - the leading run scorer in the 2019 Ashes - is out of the third Test after suffering a concussion in last week's second Test....
16:39 2019-08-20

Miley Cyrus spotted 'basically having sex' with Kaitlynn Carter at club: report Miley Cyrus was reportedly spotted "basically having sex" inside a California club on Friday with Kaitlynn Carter — not long after photos of the two getting cozy on an Italian getaway surfaced....
16:39 2019-08-20

Italian PM resigns with attack on 'opportunist' Salvini Giuseppe Conte tells Italian Senate that far-right leader has triggered political crisis to serve his own interestsGiuseppe Conte has resigned as Italy’s prime minister after blasting Matteo Salvini, the leader of the far-right League, as an “opportunist” for triggering a government crisis that coul...
17:00 2019-08-20

Biden pulls ahead in new poll while Warren draws huge crowd in midwest – live news Among liberal voters, the race is effectively a three-way tie between Biden, Sanders and Warren, proving there is room yet to topple his leadSign up to the US briefing and get a new perspective 3.25pm BST Democratic presidential candidate Kirsten Gillibrand on Tuesday unveiled a proposal to expand m...
17:00 2019-08-20

Lee Duck-hee becomes first deaf player to win ATP Tour main draw match Lee, 21, downplays deafness, wins ATP tournament debutSouth Korean to face No 3 seed Hubert Hurkacz of PolandLee Duck-hee tossed the ball into the air for his first serve in an ATP tournament match, and blasted it past his opponent with a loud pop.The 21-year-old South Korean never heard it. He was ...
17:00 2019-08-20

What is it like to report news from other countries? Emma Graham-Harrison tells us about her role The Guardian’s foreign affairs correspondent explains why it is so important that journalists have the freedom to do their job all over the world. Continue reading......
17:00 2019-08-20

WWE moving NXT to USA Network for third televised show WWE announced on Tuesday that NXT is moving to the USA Network on Sept. 18, giving the company three weekly televised shows alongside Raw and Smackdown....
17:00 2019-08-20

John Delaney shakes up presidential campaign staff Democratic presidential hopeful John Delaney announced a shakeup in his campaign staff Tuesday while he fights to qualify for the third round of primary debates in Houston in September....
17:00 2019-08-20

CBS-Viacom merger leads to big payouts for top execs The merger of Viacom and CBS is shaping up to be lucrative for its top two execs. Acting CBS Chief Executive Joe Ianniello, who will be chairman and CEO of CBS at the combined firm, will bank a hefty payout of $70 million when the deal closes. That payout is tied to a provision in......
17:00 2019-08-20

Limited-run Hyundai i30 N Project C heading to Frankfurt Set to make its public debut next month, the Project C is lighter and harder than standard i30 N – but not for UK sale Hyundai has released details of a limited-run special i30 N ahead of a public unveiling at the Frankfurt motor show.  The i30 N Project C will be limited to a production run of 600...
17:26 2019-08-20

Opinion: Why the Mercedes-Benz EQV is an electric game-changer Mercedes-Benz Vans boss Marcus Breitschwerd is confident about the future of the commercial vehicle segment Stuttgart’s new zero-emission people carrier could take more conventionally fuelled cars off the road than any EV yet We’re just weeks away from the unveiling of Porsche’s Taycan electric s...
17:26 2019-08-20

New Aston Martin DBX: preview video shows front end Aston has taken an initial batch of orders for its first SUV ahead of an official unveil in December Aston Martin has begun the build up to the launch of its new DBX SUV, after the first orders were reportedly taken at the Pebble Beach Concours d'Elegance. The preview campaign has begun for the Bri...
17:26 2019-08-20

Lamborghini Aventador SVJ Roadster 2019 review Take the roof off an Aventador SVJ and what do you get? Arguably the most memorable supercar on sale Jota. At Lamborghini, the name carries a level of expectation. The SVJ Roadster – that's Super Veloce Jota – is therefore the ultimate expression of what an Aventador can be, not only from a coldly...
17:26 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

China adds 148 drugs to key insurance list - state media China on Tuesday added 148 drugs to its list of medicines covered by basic medical insurance schemes, part of a push to lower patients' out-of-pocket costs in one of the world's largest drug markets, state media reported....
17:26 2019-08-20

Brazil's Cemig considers IPO of its gas distribution unit - exec State-run power utility Companhia Energética de Minas Gerais (Cemig) is considering an initial public offering of its gas distribution unit Gasmig, a company director said on Tuesday....
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

3 More Women Sue Jeffrey Epstein's Estate Over Alleged Abuse Three more women on Tuesday sued the estate of Jeffrey Epstein, saying they were recruited to provide massages for the financier and then sexually abused....
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

Anthony Yarde: Kovalev is frustrated that he has to fight me In his own words Anthony Yarde explains that he's expecting the best of Kovalev even as he heads to Russia full of confidence The post Anthony Yarde: Kovalev is frustrated that he has to fight me appeared first on Boxing News....
17:52 2019-08-20

YouTube star PewDiePie marries longtime partner Marzia Bisognin: see the photos Popular YouTube star Felix Kjellberg, better known as PewDiePie, revealed he married his longtime partner Marzia Bisognin on Monday.       ...
17:52 2019-08-20

How Iran Is Using Currency Reforms to Withstand Trump  U.S. sanctions are battering Iran’s economy. They have all but stopped Western companies from investing in the Islamic Republic, sent oil production crashing to its lowest level in more than three decades and led to a dire scarcity of foreign exchange. Inflation has accelerated to more than 50%, and...
17:52 2019-08-20

Artists use street murals to change image of violent Caracas slum In the sprawling slum of Petare in the east of Venezuela's capital of Caracas, 31-year-old Fabian Solymar begins sketching a mural of abstract figures on a wall filled with Socialist Party political......
17:52 2019-08-20

NRA posts old Facebook ads with ex-spokeswoman Dana Loesch amid threat of background check law The National Rifle Association is turning to old stock footage of Dana Loesch, their former spokeswoman, to rally supporters in the wake of the recent mass shootings and possibly send a message to President Donald Trump....
18:39 2019-08-20

Drugmaker Endo to pay $10 million to settle opioid case ahead of trial Endo International Plc on Tuesday said it had agreed to pay $10 million to avoid going to trial in October in a landmark case by two Ohio counties accusing various drug manufacturers and distributors of fueling the U.S. opioid epidemic....
18:39 2019-08-20

Russia vows not to be pulled into a ‘costly arms race’ as Pentagon tests cruise missile no longer banned by Cold War treaty THE RACE IS ON: Just two weeks after withdrawing from the Cold War-era Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces Treaty, the United States made good on its promise to develop a new class of ground-based cruise missile to match the threat from Russia and China....
18:39 2019-08-20

Pentagon sends message to Russia after conducting first missile test since Trump left Cold War-era arms treaty The Department of Defense test-launched a ground-based cruise missile Sunday, the first test of its kind since President Trump removed the U.S. from a Cold War-era treaty banning them earlier this month....
18:39 2019-08-20

Woman claims C-section complication caused daughter’s facial scar: 'I worry what the future may hold for her' A United Kingdom mom claims doctors cut her daughter’s face with a scalpel while performing an emergency cesarean section (C-section), leaving her baby with a permanent facial scar. ...
18:39 2019-08-20

Odell Beckham: Giants sent me to Cleveland ‘to die’ Odell Beckham is long gone from the Giants but is still talking about Big Blue. And the star receiver insists the only reason they shipped him to Cleveland had nothing to do with sports and everything to do with spite. “This wasn’t no business move,” Beckham said. “This was personal. They thought th...
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

Amanda Anisimova out of US Open after father’s death Rising American teenager Amanda Anisimova has withdrawn from the U.S. Open following the death of her father and longtime coach Konstantin Anisimova, ESPN reported on Monday. The cause of death was unknown. Anisimova, 17, has charged up the rankings this season, following her semifinal run at the Fr...
19:00 2019-08-20

U.S. Warns Greece Against Assisting Iran Oil Tanker The U.S. has warned Greece against assisting the Iranian tanker released by Gibraltar last week, saying those who help the vessel, which is carrying oil deemed illicit, would face immigration and potential criminal consequences....
19:00 2019-08-20

20 things people are using to make travel easier in 2019 Hate traveling? Things like backup batteries, neck pillows, and good headphones can help make the journey more enjoyable.       ...
19:00 2019-08-20

Ssangyong Korando 1.6 Ultimate 2019 UK review Fourth-generation mid-size SUV touches down with a sharp new look, competitive towing capabilities and generous kit The arrival of the fourth-generation Ssangyong Korando finally confirms that the South Korean manufacturer is fully capable of producing a good-looking car. Writing such a sentence w...
19:26 2019-08-20

1969 flashback: How TV woke up to the counterculture and changed with the times Early representation, and social issues like race, gender and religion, were tackled surprisingly early by shows such as "Room 222."        ...
19:26 2019-08-20

Lea Thompson Says Women Can't Be Movie Stars After They ''Push a Baby Out'' Lea Thompson is reflecting on her personal and professional life. The 58-year-old actress, who starred in the iconic Back to the Future films, is looking back at her career and how life......
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

Sister of 9th NYPD officer to die by suicide in 2019 says 'blood is on' department's hands The sister of the ninth New York City police officer to die by suicide this year says she warned the department about guns her brother had in his home — and her concerns that one day he'd use them to kill himself....
19:26 2019-08-20

|Facebooklaunchestooltoletuserscontroldataitgathersabouttheirwebactivity Facebook, under pressure to ramp up privacy rules across its platform, said on Tuesday it was rolling out a tool allowing users to control data that it receives from other apps and websites about their online activity....
19:26 2019-08-20

How to Communicate With Your Boss A good working relationship with your manager is all about communication—but how can you ensure that you’re passing on the right information at the right time? In the best-case scenarios, managers will be clear about what they want to know and when they want to know it. Realistically, however, many ...
19:52 2019-08-20

Apple Card Is Now Available for Everyone After a few weeks of dribbling out applications to excited waitlisters, Apple’s new credit card is now available to all U.S. iOS users. The card offers a digital-first experience via Apple Wallet and Apple Pay, with a sleek physical card that doesn’t even show your card number or expiration date on ...
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

Source: Brown files new grievance over helmet Raiders receiver Antonio Brown has filed a new grievance in his ongoing fight over an NFL policy that requires helmet certification according to industry standards....
19:52 2019-08-20

The inside story of the moment that changed the NBA forever For four days, the Donald Sterling tapes threatened to shut down the 2014 NBA playoffs. Five years later, it remains one of the great what-ifs in league history....
19:52 2019-08-20

Little Leaguers love Javy Baez, Stranger Things and ... sushi? Yankees or Cubs? Fortnite or MLB The Show? Which "Stranger Things" character would make the best baseball player? Little League World Series players take a swing at the tough questions....
19:52 2019-08-20

Week 2 takeaways: Jimmy G a bit rusty in first game back from injury Jimmy Garoppolo's first action since tearing his ACL last September wasn't what he hoped for. Here's a look at all the big takeaways from the second full week of the 2019 NFL preseason....
19:52 2019-08-20

Ransomware mutations double in 2019 During the second quarter of this year, researchers at Kaspersky detected 16,017 new ransomware modifications including ones belonging to eight new malware families which is a dangerous sign that criminal activity is intensifying online.The number of ransomware modifications discovered by the cybers...
19:52 2019-08-20

Connecting the Arctic: Q&A with Inmarsat Providing high-speed mobile connectivity to remote locations is a formidable challenge that London-based Inmarsat has been able to accomplish thanks to its global network of satellites. Now the firm is preparing to launch two new satellite payloads to service the Arctic region in a partnership with ...
19:52 2019-08-20

Hurry! Three's 'half price for six months' unlimited data phone deals are coming to an end For the HD streamers and gamers of the world, having a data cap is the ultimate burden and while unlimited data contracts are a readily available option, they're not exactly cheap. That's why Three's half price unlimited data deals have been just so tempting.Unfortunately, it's a...
19:52 2019-08-20

Cybercriminals deliver malware using fake NordVPN website The cybercriminals responsible for breaching and utilizing the website of the free video editor VSDC to distribute malware have begun to create fake websites to accomplish the same goal.Previously the group hacked legitimate websites to use their download links to spread malware but now they have tu...
19:52 2019-08-20

It's official: OnePlus TV is set to launch in September OnePlus CEO Pete Lau has confirmed that the OnePlus TV will launch in September 2019, earlier than the 2020 release date we were anticipating. In a blog post, Lau also verified that the smart TV will initially roll out in India, and that the smartphone company is "working hard to launch OnePlus...
19:52 2019-08-20

Fitbit Versa 2 release date, price, news and leaks The Fitbit Versa 2 is likely on its way, so we're hopefully going to see a new fitness tracker/smartwatch hybrid very soon.Ever since Fitbit moved from simple fitness trackers like the Fitbit Alta, to decent smartwatches like the Fitbit Ionic and Fitbit Versa, we've been waiting for the co...
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

Yakou Méïté: ‘People think they can say what they want, even if it’s racist’ The Reading striker was racially abused on social media after missing a penalty – and decided to publish the messagesEven 24 hours on Yakou Méïté is struggling to comprehend the events of Sunday afternoon. “I was happy because we had won but personally I was a bit upset after missing the penalty,” t...
19:52 2019-08-20

Chelsea's Davide Zappacosta to join Roma on season’s loan Defender’s move subject to a medical this weekZappacosta has not played under Frank LampardChelsea’s Davide Zappacosta is to join Roma on a season’s loan, subject to a medical this week. The defender has not played since Frank Lampard took over as manager and made only four Premier League appearance...
19:52 2019-08-20

Atom spy Klaus Fuchs was motivated by conscience | Letter John Green says it’s simplistic to describe as a ‘traitor’ the physicist who supplied information about the Manhattan Project to the Soviet UnionGraham Farmelo’s review of a new book by Frank Close about the atom spy Klaus Fuchs (Review, 17 August) fails completely to understand the motivation of Fu...
20:13 2019-08-20

Church leader busted for snapping photos of woman in changing room A high-ranking member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints was busted taking photos of a woman in a store’s dressing room, according to police and church officials. Steven Murdock, 55, a Mormon high councilor and one-time bishop, encouraged a woman to use an empty changing stall ...
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

Facebook users to see, control personal data taken from other websites Facebook Inc said on Tuesday it was tweaking its policies to allow users to see and control the data that other websites and apps share with the social network to improve targeted advertising....
20:13 2019-08-20

Ex-Republican senator: Facebook has 'significant work' to address conservatives' concerns A year-long review by a former Republican U.S. senator concludes that Facebook Inc has "significant work to be done to satisfy" concerns on the political right that the social media website is biased against conservatives....
20:13 2019-08-20

'Liverpool now know what it takes to win trophies': Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain fires warning at rivals The experiences gained en route to Champions League success last season mean Liverpool now know what it takes to put together a trophy-winning campaign, according to Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain....
20:13 2019-08-20

Daily on Healthcare: Planned Parenthood drops out of Title X Subscribe today to the Washington Examiner magazine and get Washington Briefing: politics and policy stories that will keep you up to date with what's going on in Washington. SUBSCRIBE NOW: Just $1.00 an issue!...
20:13 2019-08-20

Riley and Tim (that’s me!) Riley and Tim (that’s me!) are playing RAD, a new game that resembles the old game Rogue. It’s by Double Fine! Will we like it just fine, or will we like it twice as much as fine? Or will we Rogue-like it? It’ll probably have jokes like that in it. Please put your best Dad Joke Hat before getting in...
20:13 2019-08-20

The New Mario & Sonic Olympics Game Lets You Play As 2D Characters Mario & Sonic at the Olympic Games Tokyo 2020 is kicking it old school. The latest installment of the all-star mascot competition, due out November 5 for the Switch, adds ten sprite-based 2D events to its normal selection of 3D fare. Look at pixel Mario’s tiny legs go!...
20:13 2019-08-20

Marvel Ultimate Alliance 3's First Expansion Adds New Missions And Modes September 30 The first of three planned downloadable expansions for the Switch-exclusive Marvel Ultimate Alliance 3, Curse of the Vampire adds one and a half vampires to the game’s roster and an all-new rapid-fire co-op challenge called Gauntlet Mode on September 30....
20:13 2019-08-20

I Love Designing My Own Controllers A couple of weeks ago, my go-to Xbox One controller got into an altercation with a 470-pound electric wheelchair and lost. After spending hours browsing online stores for the perfect pre-built replacement, I decided to return to Microsoft’s Xbox Design Lab and make my own. It’s blue, pink, and yello...
20:13 2019-08-20

Study: Selfie-takers viewed as self-absorbed, less successful People who post more selfies than posed photographs to their social media accounts tend to be viewed more negatively by others, a new study said Tuesday....
20:13 2019-08-20

The huge ‘Avengers: Endgame’ secret that was supposedly just uncovered is totally fake Avengers: Endgame is out on digital and Blu-ray, giving fans the chance to watch the film much more closely after having seen it in theaters. With the remote or mouse close by, you can freeze all those frames that contain too much action to fully capture in cinemas. Now that you know what happens in...
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

Boy Scouts of America hit with even more sex abuse lawsuits It’s another bad turn for the Boy Scouts of America. The “Do a good turn daily” group has been hit with more sexual abuse lawsuits thanks to a state law allowing victims to bring new legal claims on old abuses. The nine new suits were filed late Monday in both Manhattan Supreme Cou...
20:39 2019-08-20

Octavio Dotel, Luis Castillo -- ex-MLB stars -- arrested in Dominican Republic drug trafficking case: reports Former Major League Baseball pitcher Octavio Dotel and infielder Luis Castillo -- each of whom played 15 seasons and won a World Series ring -- were reportedly arrested in the Dominican Republic on Tuesday in connection with a major sweep targeting a drug trafficking and money laundering network....
20:39 2019-08-20

NBA's Steph Curry helps Howard U. start Division I golf team What started as an innocuous conversation during a public event has evolved into a golf partnership between NBA star Stephen Curry and Howard University....
20:39 2019-08-20

UFC's Nate Diaz makes impressive return to octagon after 3-year layoff, eyes rising star as next opponent Nate Diaz made a thunderous return to UFC and mixed martial arts Saturday night when he defeated Anthony Pettis via unanimous decision in his first fight in more than three years....
20:39 2019-08-20

| Gabrillagues's RWC hopes in balance after 6 week ban French forward Paul Gabrillagues's World Cup hopes were in the balance after he was banned for six weeks for a tackle on Scotland flanker John Barclay....
20:39 2019-08-20

Plague-infected prairie dogs in Colorado pose health risk to humans, areas of wildlife refuge remain closed Parts of a wildlife refuge near Denver, Colorado remains closed after a colony of prairie dogs was infected with plague, a serious bacterial infection that can spread to humans, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service announced. ...
20:39 2019-08-20

Why emoji use could lead to more sex A study claims that adding emojis to communications allowed people to reach a deeper level of intimacy with one anotherName: Sexy emojis.Appearance: Irresistible. Continue reading......
20:39 2019-08-20

HUD Secretary Ben Carson’s New Plan Would Make It Harder to Prove Housing Discrimination The Department of Housing and Urban Development, which is run by Ben Carson—aka the Clarence Thomas of the Trump administration—is finishing off Carson’s mission of completely destroying the department before he leaves his post in 2020....
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

An inside look at the NHS's plans to revolutionise healthcare with AI From spotting cancer and triaging patients to rearranging hospital appointments, artificial intelligence has a lot to offer the NHS, says Indra Joshi...
21:00 2019-08-20

Migrants stranded off coast of Italy ‘going mad,’ jump ship in desperate attempt to reach shore Migrants stranded aboard a Spanish rescue ship for 19 days in the Mediterranean Sea have resorted to jumping into the ocean in desperate attempts to swim ashore after Italy’s continued refusal to open its ports....
21:00 2019-08-20

Cleveland Browns' Odell Beckham Jr. on trade: Giants 'thought they'd send me here to die' Cleveland Browns wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. had harsh words for his former team, saying the New York Giants "thought they'd send me here to die."       ...
21:00 2019-08-20

FIFA clears Iraq to host World Cup qualifying games in Basra FIFA says the southern Iraqi city of Basra can host the national team's return to playing World Cup qualifying games at home       ...
21:00 2019-08-20

Why the iPad Pro replaced my MacBook Pro for travel After putting his iPad Pro to use as his main work machine, Patrick Gray explains what he does and doesn't like about the mobile device and its accessories....
21:26 2019-08-20

State Department official John Sullivan to be nominated as next ambassador to Russia: source Deputy Secretary of State John Sullivan will be nominated by President Trump to take over as ambassador to Russia following the announcement that former Utah Gov. Jon Huntsman will be leaving the ambassador’s residence in October, an administration official told Fox News....
21:26 2019-08-20

A man walked into a sheriff's office and said he killed his daughter that day, police say A North Carolina father told a dispatcher that he was there to turn himself in for murder. The victim was his 15-year-old daughter.        ...
21:26 2019-08-20

$700K for an apartment? The cost to solve the homeless crisis is soaring in Los Angeles With thousands living on the streets, Los Angeles is spending lavishly to try to solve the problem. But, $320,000 a year for a toilet?        ...
21:26 2019-08-20

Florida bosses told Puerto Rican medical staffers: Speak English or be fired, workers say The group of seven Puerto Rican health care workers filed a complaint and wrote a letter to the Florida Department of Health.        ...
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

Watch dramatic moment as fishermen are rescued from high waters The Indian Air Force defied the odds with this astounding rescue. Teams jumped to action after fishermen became stranded.        ...
21:26 2019-08-20

Here are 13 real-life heroes you should know In acknowledgment of World Humanitarian Day on Aug. 19, 24/7 Tempo has compiled a list of 13 hero humanitarian workers you should know about.        ...
21:26 2019-08-20

Italy's Prime Minister attacks Salvini and says he'll resign Italy's Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte will resign on Tuesday, effectively averting a no-confidence vote tabled by the far-right League party's leader Matteo Salvini....
21:26 2019-08-20

Ayoub Hassan death: Teenage murder accused escaped from West Kensington stabbing scene on 'Boris Bike', court told A 16-year-old boy accused of murdering another teenager behind a Waitrose in west London by stabbing him in the heart made his getaway on a "Boris Bike", a court has heard....
21:26 2019-08-20

More migrants jump into sea trying to reach Italy as rescue ship stand-off enters 19th day More migrants aboard a rescue ship stranded off the Italian coast have jumped into the sea to try and swim ashore, according to the Spanish charity that runs the boat....
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

Qualcomm, LG Reach New Patent-Licensing Deal Qualcomm has reached a new patent-licensing deal with LG Electronics, helping land its technology in a suite of wireless devices while U.S. federal regulators continue to scrutinize its business practices on antitrust grounds....
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

Donald Trump’s UK trade promises are hot air – his aim is Brexit chaos | Michael H Fuchs If Boris Johnson seriously believes the US will shower rewards on Britain after leaving the EU he is mistakenAs the UK races towards a potential no-deal Brexit, President Donald Trump is cheering it on. But Brexit – especially without a deal in place with the European Union – would be bad for the US...
21:52 2019-08-20

UN postpones anti-torture conference in Cairo after backlash Human rights campaigners criticised ‘whitewashing’ of Egyptian government’s abusesThe UN has postponed an anti-torture conference due to take place in Cairo, following an outcry from human rights activists who accused the organisation of “whitewashing” the Egyptian government’s abuses.The conference...
21:52 2019-08-20

JP Morgan's trading guru says stock rebound to continue For investors still haunted by last week's monster sell-off, the market's comeback is set to last, according to J.P. Morgan's quant guru....
22:13 2019-08-20

Review: The Plantronics RIG 700HX is a gaming headset I wouldn’t be embarrassed to use at work Poly isn’t the most likely candidate to make a gaming headset. The company was formed by the merger of Polycom and Plantronics, both of which boast long pedigrees in the corporate communication technology sphere. It’s for that reason why, when I got my hands on the RIG 700HX, I kept my expectations ...
22:13 2019-08-20

Dark web dealer made to forfeit millions in cryptocurrency gets 70 months in the slammer A drug dealer ordered to forfeit millions of dollars in cryptocurrencies such as Bitcoin, Ethereum, and Monero, has been sentenced to 70 months in prison for distributing drugs including carfentanil and fentanyl. Sky Justin Gornik previously pled guilty to the charge and also admitted that he tried ...
22:13 2019-08-20

NASA confirms mission to Jupiter's moon Europa NASA has been talking for years about sending a probe to Europa, and now it's locking down those plans. The agency has confirmed the next phase of its Europa Clipper mission, which will send a spacecraft to the Jovian moon to determine if it could su......
22:39 2019-08-20

Netflix will peer inside Bill Gates' mind with a new docuseries An upcoming Netflix docuseries will offer some insight into Bill Gates's mind as he tries to solve some of the planet's biggest problems. The three-part series, Inside Bill's Brain: Decoding Bill Gates, "offers an unprecedented peek inside the mind o......
22:39 2019-08-20

Apple Music adds a Shazam-powered playlist to highlight new artists Until now, Apple hasn't visibly integrated Shazam much into its other services since buying the music discovery service last year. As of today, though, a Shazam-powered chart highlighting new artists will be available to stream on Apple Music....
22:39 2019-08-20

Mercedes-Benz likely to agree to California's tougher emissions rules Mercedes-Benz may be the next company to agree to California's voluntary emissions rules, The New York Times reports. Ford, BMW, Volkswagen and Honda have already pledged to meet California's standards and make their engines more efficient every year......
22:39 2019-08-20

Canvas is a big-ass speaker stand for LG OLED TVs If you've picked up an OLED TV, you're left with two choices for high quality sound: A soundbar, or large speakers for a home theater setup. Canvas, a new project from a group of audio veterans, is something in between. It's a huge speaker that serve......
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

Trump EPA says 'zero evidence' of biofuel waivers hurting ethanol producers U.S. Environmental Protection Agency on Tuesday dismissed the biofuel industry's argument that waivers granted to small oil refineries were destroying demand and that were damaging for the ethanol producers....
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

Nordic PMs, CEOs sign joint declaration on climate change Nordic prime ministers and business leaders sought on Tuesday to reinforce the 2015 Paris Climate Agreement and the U.N. Sustainable Development Goals (SDG) by signing a joint declaration to promote public-private partnerships....
22:39 2019-08-20

Walmart laptop sale: cheap deals from Dell, HP, Samsung and more September is a fantastic month to find cheap laptop deals with back to school sales from major online retailers. Walmart's laptop sale includes massive savings from top brands that include Dell, HP, Samsung, and more. You can find laptops as low as $159 with a variety of different features and ...
22:39 2019-08-20

Dell shakes up AIO PCs Choosing between the sleek form factor of an all-in-one PC and the upgradability of a desktop is one of the tough decisions that businesses have to make when outfitting their offices with new computers.Dell aims to make this decision easier for businesses with the announcement of its new OptiPlex 70...
22:39 2019-08-20

Demi Moore leads a team-building exercise from hell in the Corporate Animals trailer While we anxiously await the (promised) third film in the Creep franchise, director Patrick Brice has a new and apparently more accessible horror-comedy on the way with Corporate Animals. The first trailer for Brice’s latest has arrived, offering a sneak peek at what is surely the worst mandatory wo...
22:39 2019-08-20

It Didn't Take Long For Fast-Charge iPhone Cables to Get Cheap: Here's One For $6 Third party USB-C to Lightning cables can finally get Apple’s MFi blessing for faster charging speeds (50% in 30 minutes on the latest iPhones!), and we’ve spotted a deal that brings one down to $6 for Prime members (or $7 for non-Prime members), the best price we’ve ever seen for any of these cable...
22:39 2019-08-20

Guillermo del Toro-produced monster movie Antlers gets a gritty teaser trailer Guillermo del Toro, the Oscar-winning director who recently produced this month’s solid Scary Stories To Tell In The Dark adaptation, is throwing his weight behind another upcoming horror film, Antlers. Based on a short story by Channel Zero creator Nick Antosca, the horror flick looks to turn a kid...
22:39 2019-08-20

Bad Gateway finds itself by refusing to let readers look away from uncomfortable truths Some comics have both the good fortune and burden of being wholly unfamiliar in form and tone to readers. Bad Gateway is definitely one of those, a book specifically and clearly rooted in the comic-book storytelling tradition but which differs wildly from the average superhero tale or graphic memoir...
22:39 2019-08-20

Find out how Jimmy Olsen won his Pulitzer Prize in this exclusive preview DC has done exceptional work with its two recent debuts spotlighting Superman’s key supporting players, Lois Lane and Superman’s Pal Jimmy Olsen, giving each 12-issue miniseries a distinct point of view that shows a different side of the superhero genre. Lois Lane takes a down-to-Earth approach that...
22:39 2019-08-20

BJP Leader Files Complaint Against Anurag Kashyap Over "Sacred Games" A BJP leader on Tuesday filed a police complaint against Anurag Kashyap, alleging he has hurt sentiments of Sikhs through his web series ''Sacred Games''....
23:00 2019-08-20

In Ayodhya Hearing, Top Court Told About Existence Of 12th Century Temple Terming archaeological evidence as "credible" and "scientific", the counsel for deity "Ram Lalla" told the Supreme Court Tuesday that it referred to the existence of a "Vishnu Hari" temple in middle......
23:00 2019-08-20

Nearly 1,000 kg Cannabis Seized In Odisha, 2 Arrested: Police Police have seized over 974 kg of cannabis, valued at around Rs 90 lakh, from a vehicle in Odisha's Ganjam district and arrested two persons in connection with the case, an official said on Tuesday....
23:00 2019-08-20

Ghulam Nabi Azad Stopped At Jammu Airport, Sent Back To Delhi Senior Congress leader Ghulam Nabi Azad was stopped at the Jammu airport on Tuesday and sent back to Delhi, a party leader said, the second time in a month the former chief minister was not allowed to......
23:00 2019-08-20

Hyundai Grand i10 Nios: Variants Explained In Detail The much-anticipated Hyundai Grand i10 Nios has officially gone on sale in India priced at Rs. 4.99 lakh to Rs. 7.99 lakh(ex-showroom India). Here we give you a detailed variant-wise classification of......
23:00 2019-08-20

Trump suggests Dems' Jewish voters lack knowledge or show 'great disloyalty,' amid Omar-Tlaib feud President Trump on Tuesday suggested Jewish Americans who vote for Democrats either lack the requisite knowledge or show “great disloyalty,” amid the escalation of the war of words with Reps. Rashida Tlaib and Ilhan Omar over Israel....
23:00 2019-08-20

Jim Carrey skewers Donald Trump as 'Charlotte's Web'-style pig See Jim Carrey's latest controversial political drawing: a "Charlotte's Web" inspired rendering of Trump as a "disgusting pig."        ...
23:00 2019-08-20

'Evil-genius' neutrino gun could unmask tiniest particles in the universe Neutrinos are perhaps the most underrated particles known to humankind. Physicist, smart guy and smart aleck Wolfgang Pauli first proposed their existence in 1930 as a missing puzzle piece — certain nuclear reactions had more going in than they had coming out. Pauli reasoned that something tiny and ...
23:00 2019-08-20

Expert panel updates advice on BRCA cancer gene screening (Reuters Health) - Mutations in the BRCA1 and BRCA2 genes are associated with increased risks for breast, ovarian, and other cancers, but only certain women stand to benefit from genetic testing, according to updated recommendations from the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF)....
23:26 2019-08-20

DoubleLine's Jeffrey Gundlach says Federal Reserve has lost control The Federal Reserve has lost control of interest rates as evidenced by the federal funds rate trading higher than any part of the U.S. Treasury yield curve, Jeffrey Gundlach, the chief executive of DoubleLine Capital, said on Tuesday....
23:26 2019-08-20

Who's tracking you? Facebook users to get more control over data Facebook Inc said on Tuesday it was tweaking its policies to allow users to see and control the data that the social network gathers from their browsing habits on other websites and apps....
23:26 2019-08-20

Exclusive: Lotus Midstream mulls reversing West Texas to Cushing pipeline - sources Pipeline operator Lotus Midstream LLC may reverse flows on a line now sending crude from West Texas to Cushing, Oklahoma, the main hub for pricing U.S. crude futures, three people familiar with the matter said on Tuesday, an unusual move that could lift U.S. benchmark prices by draining supplies....
23:26 2019-08-20

Watch: 'Final Fantasy VIII Remastered' to release on September 3 Publisher Square Enix has announced that "Final Fantasy VIII Remastered" will be released for the PlayStation 4, Nintendo Switch, Xbox One and PC on Sept. 3....
23:52 2019-08-20

| Honours even as AmaZulu hold Pirates It was all honours even at King Goodwill Zwelithini Stadium as AmaZulu and Orlando Pirates played to an entertaining goalless draw in the Absa Premiership....
23:52 2019-08-20

| Monaco sign Slimani on loan from Leicester Monaco have signed veteran Algerian international striker Islam Slimani on loan from Leicester City, sources close to the Ligue 1 club has confirmed....
23:52 2019-08-20

‘Invisible’ crisis of water quality threatens human and environmental well-being: World Bank report Deteriorating water quality worldwide is slashing the economic potential of heavily polluted areas, according to a new World Bank report, released on Tuesday. It also warns that the “invisible crisis of water quality” is threatening human and environmental well-being....
23:52 2019-08-20

Finally, a Keurig Machine Even Coffee Snobs Can Enjoy Keurig debuts two-in-one machines, designed to handle K-Cups or produce a whole pot of your favorite drip—leaving brew nerds fewer reasons to bitterly hate the brand....
00:13 2019-08-21

What ‘Victory’ Looks Like: A Journey Through Shattered Syria On an eight-day visit, New York Times journalists given rare access to Syria found ruin, grief and generosity. What was missing after eight years of civil war? Young men and a middle class....
00:13 2019-08-21

GLOBAL MARKETS-Safe havens rise as recession concerns trigger easing bets Investors on Tuesday sought traditional safe havens, including the Japanese yen and U.S. Treasuries, even as there were signs that more economic stimulus was on its way, as markets focused on concerns over a global deceleration....
00:13 2019-08-21

JPMorgan metals trader pleads guilty to spoofing, resigns from bank A JPMorgan Chase & Co precious metals trader pleaded guilty to spoofing, or placing bogus trade offers, on Tuesday, when he also resigned as an executive director at the bank....
00:13 2019-08-21

Walmart sues Tesla over fires at stores using its solar panels Walmart Inc sued Tesla Inc over fires at stores, which were using the electric carmaker's solar panels, according to lawsuit filed in a New York court....
00:13 2019-08-21

Best Fitbit 2019: which is right for you? Are you scouring online for the very best Fitbit? You've come to the right place. Fitbit was one of the very first wearable tech companies to bring step counts, badges and calorie burn information to our phones with its early devices, like the Ultra, the Fitbit One and then the Fitbit Flex. ...
00:39 2019-08-21

Cigna seeks sale of group benefits insurance business, Reuters reports U.S. health insurer Cigna is exploring a sale of its group benefits insurance business, which could be valued at as much as $6 billion, four people familiar with the matter said on Tuesday....
00:39 2019-08-21

Gruden: AB practiced in certified helmet, 'all-in' Raiders receiver Antonio Brown, who has filed a second grievance against the NFL over his being denied use of his preferred helmet, was "all-in and ready to go" while wearing a certified helmet during Tuesday's practice....
00:39 2019-08-21

Video: Every Red Bull mid-season F1 driver change explained Few top Formula 1 teams have been as notorious as Red Bull for shuffling driver line-ups, given its record for mid-season bombshells such as the Alex Albon/Pierre Gasly switch...
01:00 2019-08-21

New Finnish MotoGP track described as "very different" after test Bradley Smith labelled Finland's KymiRing "very different to anything we've seen before", as all six MotoGP manufacturers' test riders sampled the new track for the first time on Monday...
01:00 2019-08-21

Obamas’ debut Netflix documentary slammed as 'lefty propaganda,' an attack on Trump Barack and Michelle Obama’s Netflix documentary “American Factory” hits the streaming service on Wednesday and the film is already being slammed as an attack on the current president....
01:00 2019-08-21

Steve Carrell’s ‘The Morning Show’ character mirrors disgraced NBC News anchor Matt Lauer A new show on Apple’s forthcoming streaming service might seem familiar to regular viewers of NBC’s “Today” show as a fictional morning show anchor’s career downfall is unmistakably similar to the situation surrounding disgraced NBC News anchor Matt Lauer....
01:00 2019-08-21

New York City can limit art vendors in popular parks: appeals court New York City rules limiting the number of art and book vendors in four popular Manhattan parks are constitutional, a state appeals court ruled on Tuesday, overturning an injunction against the rules....
01:26 2019-08-21

LSU reports possible 'armed intruder' on campus as school welcomes freshmen A possible 'armed intruder' was reported on the campus of Louisiana State University, and the school tweeted a warning to "run, hide or fight."        ...
01:52 2019-08-21

Mets’ Jed Lowrie is finally playing competitive baseball again Crazy things are happening in Queens. The Mets are in playoff contention. Pete Alonso is breaking records. And Jed Lowrie, until now just a rumor as a Met, began a rehabilitation assignment Tuesday night. The oft-injured infielder was batting second as the designated hitter for Single-A Port St. Luc...
01:52 2019-08-21

Antonio Brown ‘all in’ as he shows up to Raiders practice with new helmet Raiders general manager Mike Mayock gave Antonio Brown an ultimatum, and it appears for now the star wide receiver is playing ball. The next chapter of the never-ending Helmetgate saga began Tuesday when Brown showed up for Raiders practice with a certified helmet, answering Mayock’s “al...
01:52 2019-08-21

Disgraced ex-judge wishes ‘to take responsibility’ for stabbing wife to death A disgraced Ohio ex-judge was on the wrong side of the bench Tuesday — and could now face life in prison for brutally stabbing his estranged wife to death. Lance Mason, a onetime Cuyahoga County judge, pleaded guilty to aggravated murder in the Nov. 17 slaying of Aisha Fraser Mason, Cleveland.com re...
01:52 2019-08-21

Facebook’s New Privacy Feature Comes With a Loophole "Off-Facebook Activity" will give users more control over their data, but Facebook needs up to 48 hours to aggregate your information into a format it can share with advertisers....
02:13 2019-08-21

SBI Removes Processing Fee On Car Loans The announcement by the State Bank of India comes at a time when passenger vehicle sales in the country declined for the ninth month in a row to July....
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

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

U.S. conservatives say Facebook needs 'significant work' to address concerns: former senator A review by a former Republican U.S. senator concludes that political conservatives believe Facebook Inc needs to do "significant work" to satisfy their concerns that the social media website is biased, describing policies and examples that they found problematic without laying out evidence of syste...
02:39 2019-08-21

Care by Volvo faces Calif. probe for possible franchise breaches The California Department of Motor Vehicles is reviewing whether Volvo's 2-year-old subscription service diverts customers from dealers to the company and if Volvo failed to properly notify franchisees and the state's New Motor Vehicle Board about the program, among other complaints by the state's n...
02:39 2019-08-21

8000-Year-Old Shipyard Located off English Coast is World’s Oldest Marine archaeologists have published stunning images of what they think is an 8000-year-old shipyard located just off the coast of England.  ...
02:39 2019-08-21

'The Matrix' reloads with Keanu Reeves and Carrie-Anne Moss Keanu Reeves and Carrie-Anne Moss will again reenter "The Matrix," starring in a third sequel to the 1999 science fiction film that's expected to begin production next year....
03:00 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

Critics cast doubt on CEO pledge to downgrade shareholders Corporate America’s lobbying group, the Business Roundtable, says it will no longer put shareholders first — but critics aren’t buying it. The powerful business lobbying group, led by JPMorgan Chase Chief Executive Jamie Dimon, changed its definition of the purpose of a corporation Monday by giving ...
03:26 2019-08-21

Everything you need to know about broken ribs Broken ribs are a common injury following an accident or fall. In this article, learn about how to identify the symptoms and what to expect from treatment and recovery....
03:26 2019-08-21

What to know about HER2-negative breast cancer There are two main types of HER2-negative breast cancer: hormone receptor-positive and triple-negative. Many treatments exist, and prognosis varies. Learn more here....
03:26 2019-08-21

Crashing on the Couch Isn't So Bad With Burrow's New Sleep Kit I don’t care how nice your sofa is. Unless it’s a futon (and sometimes, even then), sleeping on it probably doesn’t feel amazing. But now, the DTC couch connoisseurs at Burrow are out to change that with their newest release: The Sleep Kit, an innovation for couch surfers everywhere....
03:26 2019-08-21

Trump Reportedly Tells NRA Head: 'I'll Give You Cover' President Donald Trump has dropped any pretenses of moving to regulate guns more following another recent wave of mass shootings. Instead, he decided to have a nice phone call with the leader of the gun group that reportedly spent $31 million on his 2016 campaign, according to a report published in ...
03:26 2019-08-21

RIP White Claw Summer The rule is that once cops use a meme, it’s dead and buried. The police state’s latest casualty: hard seltzer White Claw, which was (bafflingly) having a bit of a moment this summer....
03:26 2019-08-21

This Old Volkswagen Rabbit Brochure Makes A Couple Of Really Weird Points Recently, a kind reader possibly seeking to avoid the grim self-made prison of a hoarder, sent me about a hundred or so pounds of prime, uncut ’70s and ’80s-era car brochures. There’s so much good stuff in there, and it’ll take me forever to go through it all, but as I find interesting things, I’ll ...
03:26 2019-08-21

Trump's Attempt To Rollback Fuel Efficiency Standards Is Blowing Up In His Face: Report The Trump Administration’s attempts to scale back Obama-era fuel efficiency and emissions regulations isn’t going smoothly lately, with much of the auto industry rejecting the proposal, the State of California ignoring the proposal, and even the EPA is reportedly struggling to scientifically justify...
03:26 2019-08-21

Why The Toyota Camry Is Still The Gold Standard The Toyota Camry is, for lack of a better term, the gold standard of mid-sized sedans. They are freaking everywhere. If a day goes by where I don’t see a Camry, it’d be a very weird day indeed. So, why are they so popular?...
03:26 2019-08-21

Fleabag review: Guilt, sexual liberalism and laughs all the way When Phoebe Waller-Bridge first performed Fleabag in 2013, one critic wrote: "I doubt if this material will spin off into a long-running radio or television series." ...
03:26 2019-08-21

This video of ‘Stranger Things 3’ Easter eggs will blow your mind Stranger Things is one of those rare shows that emerged out of nowhere, with little to no hype, and quickly became a mainstream sensation. Since the series debuted a little more than three years ago, the engaging sci-fi show has long been one of Netflix’s most-viewed programs. The first season...
04:13 2019-08-21

Walmart sues Tesla after solar panels catch fire at stores So much for Tesla's renewed solar power efforts getting off to a good start. Walmart has sued Tesla after rooftop solar panels on seven of the retailer's stores caught fire, allegedly due to poor safety practices. Tesla supposedly didn't ground its......
04:13 2019-08-21

Tidal shares songs as Stories in Facebook and Instagram iHeartRadio isn't the only streaming music service helping you share music as Stories in recent days. Tidal has introduced an option to share tunes directly as Stories in Facebook and Instagram, helping you convey your musical mood to your followers......
04:13 2019-08-21

US warns Greece not to harbor Iranian tanker An Iranian-flagged oil tanker recently released by Gibraltar is once again causing diplomatic tensions. The US has warned that any assistance given to the vessel would be considered as support for terrorism....
04:39 2019-08-21

Russia blast radiation caused by Skyfall missile, US experts say A failed nuclear-powered cruise missile test was the cause of a recent explosion at a military facility in northwestern Russia, according to US experts. Moscow has provided little information about the incident....
04:39 2019-08-21

'Swastika' ride shut down by German amusement park An amusement park in southwestern Germany has had to shut down a new ride after people quickly noticed that it looked like a big spinning swastika. The "Adlerflug," German for "eagle's flight," will now be redesigned....
04:39 2019-08-21

French police thwart attack on G7 summit French authorities have arrested five people suspected of planning an attack on this weekend's G7 summit in Biarritz. The meeting of world leaders has proved to be a magnet for left-wing protest movements....
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

From bees to refugees: The German Book Prize releases its longlist One of the most prestigious prizes for literature in German will go to one of 20 books selected for consideration. Bosnian-German author Saša Stanišić is among the listed authors....
04:39 2019-08-21

Angela Merkel urges 'humility' towards nature at Iceland climate meeting German Chancellor Angela Merkel is in Iceland for talks with leaders of Nordic countries. Climate policy is expected to dominate the agenda, and Merkel has called for 'humility' in our treatment of the environment....
04:39 2019-08-21

Bundesliga: RB Leipzig throw hat into title ring Bayern Munich and Borussia Dortmund have dominated discussion about who might win this season's Bundesliga title. But RB Leipzig's commanding start to the campaign could signal a three-horse race....
04:39 2019-08-21

Italian PM Giuseppe Conte slams deputy, says he'll resign over political crisis Amid a political crisis and another election, Italian Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte said Tuesday he'll resign -- as the nation is being driven into chaos by a deputy who's only interested in advancing his own prospects....
04:39 2019-08-21

Jamal Adams takes outreach to Jets fans very seriously Sunday night’s Green and White practice had concluded, and the team buses were already headed back to the Jets’ training facility in Florham Park, N.J. MetLife Stadium was darkened to the point just the security lights remained on. Down on the turf was one lingering Jet. Jamal Adams was signing auto...
05:00 2019-08-21

Darius Slayton makes noise on heels of possible Giants debut Our daily Giants practice report: Something good The defense was only moving at half-speed, but that did not stop rookie WR Darius Slayton from hauling in a long pass from Daniel Jones. Slayton’s speed is evident and he is getting close to full health following a hamstring issue. Pat Shurmur said Sl...
05:00 2019-08-21

How Daniel Jones can really stick it to Baker Mayfield Baker Mayfield can use a reminder that there were people who couldn’t believe Browns GM John Dorsey made him the first overall pick of the 2018 NFL Draft instead of Sam Darnold. “I cannot believe the Giants took Daniel Jones,” Mayfield told GQ. “Blows my mind.” OK, kid: Shut him up. Prove Baker Mayf...
05:00 2019-08-21

Lockheed Martin wins two contracts for F-35 upgrades Lockheed Martin won contracts valued at $32.1 million and $12 million for modifications to F-35 Lightning II Joint Strike Fighter planes, the Pentagon said....
05:00 2019-08-21

Cramer: Trump should heed Home Depot's warnings about the consumer and make a trade deal Home Depot CFO Carol Tome says "consumer confidence is near record high levels" but "consumer demand could be impacted" by lingering U.S.-China trade tensions....
05:00 2019-08-21

Protesting U.S. athletes receive 12-months probation U.S. athletes Race Imboden and Gwen Berry have been placed on probation for 12 months for their political protests at the Pan Am Games, USA Today reported on Tuesday....
05:26 2019-08-21

Beckham Jr.: Giants sent me to Cleveland 'to die' Browns wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. told Sports Illustrated the New York Giants had better trade offers but chose to trade him to Cleveland "to die."...
05:26 2019-08-21

The 6 Best New Shows of Summer 2019 Television used to take a break every summer, as families vacationed, kids played outside and people lucky enough to live near (or travel to) a body of water stocked up on beach reads. Many of these traditions live on—or so indoor types like myself are told—but Peak TV yields to no weath...
05:26 2019-08-21

On Becoming a God in Central Florida Is a Delightful Summer Dramedy About Sunshine-State Strivers It’s hard to live up to a title like On Becoming a God in Central Florida—and at first the new Showtime dramedy seems doomed to disappoint. Set in an Orlando suburb in 1992, it opens with a crisis in the marriage of Travis (Alexander Skarsgard) and Krystal Stubbs (Kirsten Dunst). Travis ...
05:26 2019-08-21

Dwayne ‘The Rock’ Johnson Marries Longtime Girlfriend in Hawaii (NEW YORK) — With a simple “We do,” Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson has announced his wedding to his longtime girlfriend on Instagram. Photos of the movie star and Lauren Hashian were posted on the actor’s social media page, captioned “We do.” Both were wear...
05:26 2019-08-21

Lean Mako Vunipola hungry to return for England against Ireland • Prop has been out since May with hamstring injury• Vunipola at lowest weight since 2016 Australia tourNo England player is keener to run around a rugby field this bank holiday weekend than Mako Vunipola, who is set to make his long-awaited comeback from injury against Ireland on Saturday.The Sarac...
05:52 2019-08-21

Damn, No Greenland President Deals is up to it again! Over the past week, word got out that the White House has been exploring some kind of arrangement to buy the autonomous Danish territory of Greenland—which in addition to giving the U.S. more military access to a strategic point of the globe, would enable American ...
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

Climate Change Debate Censored in Canada Because of One Jackass Candidate My in-laws are Canadian and thus prone to frequent bouts of trashing the broken American political system and then immediately apologizing (with the exception of my brother-in-law Dan who is a true asshole). Well, the joke’s on you, suckers. Now your system is hopelessly compromised, too!Read more.....
05:52 2019-08-21

A Transfer Market Parable Summer moves at Juventus were the latest example of a broken economy in which teams are selling players they should keep, and keeping players they would prefer to sell....
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

High levels of exhaust pollutants may raise risk for degenerative eye disease (Reuters Health) - Exposure to high levels of exhaust may raise the risk of the vision robbing disease called age-related macular degeneration (AMD), a new study suggests....
06:26 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

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

TPD investigating serious injury motorcycle collision on east side TUCSON- The intersection of Golf Links and Kolb will be closed for the next few hours as Tucson Police investigate a serious-injury collision involving a motorcycle. The conditions of both drivers have not been announced. Officials advise drivers in the area to find an alternate route. TRAFFIC ALER...
06:52 2019-08-21

WWII veteran and POW survivor honored with Purple Heart United States Senator Martha McSally presented 95-year-old Walter Ram with a Purple Heart Tuesday. Ram, a World War II veteran and P.O.W. survivor, began his service enlisting in the U.S. Army Air Corps at the age of 16. For nearly five years, Ram served as a radio operator and gunner. During his si...
06:52 2019-08-21

Trump: Jewish people who vote for Democratic show ‘a total lack of knowledge or great disloyalty’ WASHINGTON, DC (AP) – Showing a fresh willingness to play politics along religious and racial lines, President Donald Trump said Tuesday that American Jewish people who vote for Democrats show “either a total lack of knowledge or great disloyalty.” Trump’s claim triggered a q...
06:52 2019-08-21

Facebook is hiring journalists to curate its news tab Facebook on Tuesday confirmed it’s hiring a team of veteran journalists to help curate news stories in its soon-to-launch news tab. The company confirmed the plans after The New York Times on Tuesday reported that Facebook is bringing human curators on board, instead of just relying on algorithms to...
06:52 2019-08-21

PACC, Kino Sports to host second free vaccine clinic Courtesy: Pima Animal Care Center TUCSON – Pet owners? Did you miss the first free community vaccine and microchip clinic earlier this summer? If so, we got good news for you, Pima Animal Care Center and Kino Sports Complex will hold a second one on Aug. 31. The free clinic will begin at 8 a.m. and ...
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

Did Marvel’s Kevin Feige quit Spider-Man over Disney-Sony profit dispute? With great power, comes great responsibility — and a whole lot of drama. According to Deadline, a breakdown in negotiations between Disney and Sony “has essentially nixed” Marvel Studios President Kevin Feige from future standalone Spider-Man films. This news comes days after “Spid...
06:52 2019-08-21

'I don't recommend you do this': Thailand's stealthy snake wrangler In the dead of night, Thai firefighter Pinyo Pukpinyo stealthily approaches a python coiled around the rafters of a home in Bangkok, and quickly grabs its head with his bare hands....
06:52 2019-08-21

11-time world champion Vincent Lapointe says she is no drug cheat "Canada\u0027s 11-times canoe world champion Laurence Vincent Lapointe maintained she is not a drug cheat on Tuesday but conceded there will be people who will never believe her."...
07:13 2019-08-21

Fearing tobacco's fate, palm oil industry fights back On the morning of Feb. 26, executives from a Washington consultancy presented a strategy paper to some of the most powerful officials in the Malaysian palm oil industry....
07:52 2019-08-21

"You Prepare For War": How US 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....
07:52 2019-08-21

2 Tourists Took Sand From Italy Beach As Souvenir. Now They Face Jail According to local media, two French tourists were charged last week with stealing nearly 90 pounds of sand from Chia beach, on the southern coast of Sardinia....
07:52 2019-08-21

"He Is Being Shamefully Hunted Down": Priyanka Gandhi Backs P Chidambaram As former Union Minister P Chidambaram appeared to face arrest in a corruption investigation, Priyanka Gandhi Vadra tweeted in support of the senior Congress leader, alleging that he was being......
07:52 2019-08-21

"Under What Law?": P Chidambaram's Lawyer To CBI On 2-Hour Notice 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. The CBI on Tuesday......
07:52 2019-08-21

'No threat': LSU returns to normal after reporting possible 'armed intruder' on campus A possible 'armed intruder' was reported on the campus of Louisiana State University, and the school tweeted a warning to "run, hide or fight."        ...
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

Thousands of birds killed by ‘baseball-sized’ hail during Montana storm More than 11,000 waterfowl and wetland birds were killed after “baseball-sized” chunks of hail fell on a Montana wildlife management area last weekend, state officials said....
08:13 2019-08-21

Brian Flores Loads Practice Playlist With Jay-Z Tracks One Day After Kenny Stills Criticizes NFL's Roc Nation Partnership Dolphins head coach Brian Flores and wide receiver Kenny Stills have not been on the same page when it comes to Stills speaking out about systemic racism. A couple weeks back, Flores delivered a weak-sauce admonishment when Stills criticized owner Stephen Ross’s hefty support of Donald Trump’s reele...
08:39 2019-08-21

By Banning Protest Signs, MLS Is Trying To Lobotomize The Fandom It Asked For MLS and its clubs are currently embroiled in a fight against their own supporters over what the league claims are violations of its anti-politics rules. Over the last two weeks, multiple fans in multiple stadiums have been ejected for banners that run afoul of the league’s Fan Code of Conduct. There...
08:39 2019-08-21

Paul DeJong Pulled A "The Natural" On The Big Mac Sign In St. Louis You know the big, climactic ending to The Natural, where Robert Redford booms a huge, pennant-winning bomb that knocks out a lighting fixture in the stadium? Okay, so maybe Paul DeJong’s sixth-inning homer in the Cardinals’ 3-0 win against the Brewers in mid-August isn’t quite that dramatic, even if...
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

Steven Matz has been very different pitcher since bullpen stint There is BP and AP — before the pen and after the pen. Steven Matz has been a different pitcher since his brief stint as a reliever before the All-Star break. In 16 starts, he had a 4.95 ERA and was 5-6 before his temporary stint in the bullpen. After, he has a 2.81 ERA......
08:39 2019-08-21

New Jersey stays alive in LLWS with major-league final play Sal Garcia motored into second base after his double, stood tall on the bag and did a little shimmy toward his Elmora Youth Little League dugout. His teammates from Elizabeth, N.J., along with pretty much all of their parents, friends and supporters, shimmied right back. Garcia’s moves, in the top o...
08:39 2019-08-21

Jax Taylor Unfollows His Vanderpump Rules Co-Stars After Wrapping Season 8 *Sips tea* ... The drama is brewing on Vanderpump Rules. Just when fans thought things were bright and merry between the cast members, it turns out there's some bad blood. It appears......
08:39 2019-08-21

Who Is the New Cast of Dancing With the Stars? An Instagram Investigation After a long break, Dancing with the Stars is about to make its return to ABC, and it seems like there might be some big names hitting that dance floor. Instead of letting us speculate......
08:39 2019-08-21

Head of NYPD Group Is Losing His Mind Over Firing of Cop Who Put Eric Garner in Banned Chokehold The head of the New York Police Department’s Lieutenants Benevolent Association wrote on Tuesday that he is “disgusted” at the recent firing of Daniel Pantaleo, the officer who put Eric Garner in a banned chokehold in 2014, according to an email shown to Splinter News....
08:39 2019-08-21

Yankees would do well to avoid dangerous A’s in the playoffs OAKLAND , Calif. — Man, this American League playoff field is starting to look more treacherous than landing the 2020 Democratic nomination for president. Meet the 2019 A’s. Same (sort of) as the 2018 A’s. The Yankees’ season introduction to the perennial young upstarts from Northern California did ...
09:00 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

|MuchadoaboutnewZimdollarnotes A top business body, the Zimbabwe National Chamber of Commerce, said on Tuesday industry was ready for the new bank notes Finance Minister Mthuli Ncube says will be introduced soon - although a top economist argues that the struggling southern African country is not yet ready for a substantive curre...
09:00 2019-08-21

|AR25bnhorrorasGhana'sinvestorscan’tgettheirsavings As much as 5 billion cedis is tied up in unlisted bonds, direct private-equity stakes and other deals with small- and medium-sized businesses, according to the SEC....
09:00 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

Apple Card: Everyone can finally apply for the new card now through the Wallet app Everyone can now apply for the new Apple Card starting Tuesday, five months after the card was announced. Applications are made through the Wallet app.       ...
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 Says Russia Should Be Readmitted to G7 President Trump issued his latest call for ending Moscow’s international pariah status, but the idea is likely to earn a cool reception at the annual Group of 7 summit starting this weekend....
09:52 2019-08-21

State trooper finds man pulled over on the highway playing Pokémon Go on eight different phones Maybe the hype behind Pokémon Go has subsided in your social sphere, but according to Forbes and app-centric news outlets, the app is currently pushing over $2.45 billion in revenue since its debut in 2016. Sure, the mental stimulation given by swiping is an awesome sensation for most of us, but tha...
09:52 2019-08-21

Holy crap, Lana Wachowski is directing a new Matrix sequel starring Keanu Reeves and Carrie-Anne Moss As it turns out, those denials of a new Matrix sequel were every bit as much of an illusion as that damned spoon. Variety brings the rather surprising news that Lana Wachowski—one-half of the duo behind the original trilogy—is returning to direct a fourth installment in The Matrix series. And in a w...
09:52 2019-08-21

Amazon's Ring barred police from using 'surveillance' to describe its products Amazon's home security company Ring deleted the term "surveillance" from a statement that law enforcement officials gave to local news outlets, public records obtained by Gizmodo reveal....
09:52 2019-08-21

7 back-to-school gadgets to help you focus When school starts, it still feels like summer. These gadgets will combat the transition back to full-day classes in high school or college when the weather is still distracting. Jot down notes on a laptop, avoid cable clutter, and use an endless notepad to stay focused....
09:52 2019-08-21

Australia Is Third Country to Join U.S. in Patrolling Strait of Hormuz “This is about freedom of shipping,” said Prime Minister Scott Morrison, who denied that Australia was helping the United States put pressure on Iran....
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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....
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Goldman Pursues Majority Stake in Its China Venture Goldman Sachs has applied with Chinese regulators to take a majority stake in an investment-banking joint venture, the most recent move by a foreign company to tap the nation’s vast financial sector....
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Madison Square Garden Shares Have Trouble Scoring Shares of Madison Square Garden, home to the New York Knicks basketball team, fell 9.3% in recent trading Tuesday, on track for the biggest single-day decline on record....
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