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Xenoblade Developer Once Pitched An EarthBound Sequel For GameCube

The EarthBound, or Mother, series took a lengthy hiatus between the releases of Mother 2 and 3, but that didn’t mean Nintendo wasn’t interested in keeping the series going. In fact, at one point, the ...

Xenoblade Developer Once Pitched An EarthBound Sequel For GameCube

Source: kotaku.com

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12:13 2019-07-01

Look At This Tiny Little GameCube/Wii By trimming down a full-size Wii motherboard, modder David Barscheski has been able to cram everything you need to play both Wii and GameCube games inside a case that’s kinda the same size as a GBA SP....
04:39 2019-06-18

Jacob deGrom pitched well enough to lose Jacob deGrom set an impossible standard during last season’s Cy Young campaign. Unless he — or anyone — matches it, the Mets may struggle to taste victory again. Extending their losing streak to six, the Mets missed perhaps their best chance to end their current misery after deGrom put the strugglin...
21:39 2019-06-29

Tiny Little GameCube Works, Is Asking To Get Its Cheeks Pinched When Nintendo gets around to releasing a GameCube Mini—remember, all tiny console releases to this point have been mere preparation for what will be the greatest collection of 20-30 titles in video game history—I really hope it’s as small and cute as this custom-made console....
10:39 2019-05-24

Tim Tebow is struck out by a position player who had never pitched in minors before Tim Tebow's struggles in Class AAA continued Tuesday night when he struck out looking against a first baseman/outfielder making his pitching debut.        ...
11:52 2019-05-29

Fable Was Initially Pitched As A Game About Wizards Dueling For Each Other's Hearts In 2004, amidst a moral panic over the consequence-free violence of games like Grand Theft Auto, Fable broke ground for showing players the tangible consequences for their good or evil actions. But the fantasy role-playing game didn’t begin its life as Fable—or even as a role-playing game....
03:39 2019-06-01

Animal Crossing Superfan Has Maintained His GameCube Town For 17 Years We always joke about what it would be like if we were to grab our old 3DS or GameCube, boot up a now-ancient Animal Crossing town, and visiting our poor abandoned villagers and the chaos they’ve been left to in our absence. But for at least one player of the original 2002 Animal Crossing, his villag...
23:00 2019-06-07

Savarkar Pitched 2-Nation Theory Before Jinnah: Congress's Bhupesh Baghel The 2019 national elections may be over but the country's political discourse is still in a time warp. The political slugfest involving former Prime Ministers, the father of the nation and his......
01:39 2019-05-28

Wind Waker Speedrunners Finally Pull Off Legendary 'Barrier Skip' Trick On GameCube For years, the “Barrier Skip” was the holy grail of speedrunning tricks. The trick, which would allow passage through a seemingly impenetrable barrier in The Wind Waker, became a reality in the HD version in 2017. Meanwhile, the trick still couldn’t be performed in the original GameCube “SD” version...
20:39 2019-07-09

Tessa Thompson pitched 'Humans in Black' At the New York premiere of "Men in Black: International," actress Tessa Thompson reveals her alternative title pitches, while Chris Hemsworth says he's excited to step into a new franchise. (June 12)        ...
14:00 2019-06-12

How to become an iOS developer: A cheat sheet If you are interested in pursuing a career in mobile development and don't know where to start, here's your go-to guide for salaries, skills, and the best programming languages to learn....
21:00 2019-05-29

Lobbyist Fuks Over Foreign Developer Imagine paying $200,000 to attend President Trump’s 2017 inauguration. Now imagine paying that money and not even being allowed to attend. You’d be pretty pissed!...
03:52 2019-06-19

App Developer Responds to ‘The Racist Nextdoor’ The company behind a widely used neighborhood networking app has responded to claims of rampant racial profiling and bigotry following The Root’s examination of racism on the increasingly popular genre of neighborhood-based social media....
22:52 2019-07-01

Deepnudes developer shuts it down, but the damage is done There’s no positive use case for developing an app with the sole purpose of using AI to predict what a clothed woman, in an image, would look like nude – full stop. Developing such an app, as did the person(s) responsible for Deepnudes, is an act of hate and an attack on women. At best, those who wo...
04:13 2019-06-28

God of War 2 PS4: everything we know about the rumored God Of War sequel It's only been a year since the critically acclaimed (and our Game of the Year 2018 winner) God of War reboot launched exclusively on PlayStation 4, but we're already looking to the future.Despite Sony remaining tight-lipped on the subject, the success of God of War means a sequel is proba...
03:13 2019-07-04

Apple Developer Conference to Unveil What's Next for iPhones and More CEO Tim Cook headlines Apple’s annual developer conference, where the iPhone maker is expected to unveil what’s in store for iOS, macOS and its other core products for the coming year....
19:52 2019-06-03

Hazelight Studios, the developer of A Way Out, is making another co-op game EA reserved its main stage at EA Play for games like Apex Legends, Madden NFL 20 and Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order, but at a nearby event, the developer-turned-publishing house had a slew of new 'triple-i' indie games to show off. Among these titles were several new EA Originals ȁ...
03:00 2019-06-09

How to install the iOS 13 developer beta for free and always get new releases before anyone else Apple released iOS 13 beta 3 for developers on Tuesday, which obviously means it then released its new iOS 13 public beta 2 the following day on Wednesday. Wait, no, that’s not right at all. Apple used to always release new public betas a day after developers betas, but the company seemingly d...
15:26 2019-07-04

How to access Android’s hidden developer options Welcome to TNW Basics, a collection of tips, guides, and advice on how to easily get the most out of your gadgets, apps, and other stuff. One of the advantages Android has over iOS is the control Google gives you over its operating system. Case in point is Android’s ‘developer options,’ a secret men...
04:13 2019-05-25

Parallels and Winzip developer Corel acquired Months after acquiring Seattle-based desktop virtualization company Parallels, Canadian software company Corel has now been acquired itself.The New York-based global investment equity firm KKR recently announced that it had acquired the company from Vector Capital. Although terms of the deal were no...
03:13 2019-07-04

Apple Developer Conference Unveils What's Next for iPhones and More At Apple’s annual developer conference, the iPhone maker has introduced a “Sign-In With Apple” capability in a privacy push against Google and Facebook. The feature will allow users to sign in to apps without sharing personal data....
00:13 2019-06-04

How to Install the Latest Apple Betas if You're Not a Developer It’s time to try out all the new features and tweaks Apple has been cooking up back in its Cupertino labs—if you’re a developer, that is. While Apple is now previewing the latest and greatest versions of iOS, macOS, tvOS, and watchOS as betas, you can only (officially) access them if you’re paying A...
22:13 2019-06-06

One Of Our Favorite Wallets Just Got a Sequel Filippo Morato’s Suave wallet has proven to be a hit with our readers (and one reader in particular that you may recognize), and now, the same designer is back with a sequal: the Casuale Wallet....
03:52 2019-06-19

Quebec real estate developer offers to buy Transat for C$527.6 mln Real estate developer Group Mach Inc said on Tuesday it offered to acquire Canadian tour operator Transat AT Inc for C$527.6 million ($392.91 million), topping an offer from Air Canada....
16:39 2019-06-04

WWDC Apple developer conference keynote – live! Follow the launch of Apple’s latest products as they are announced 7.04pm BST And again, we get the round-up of things that just missed the keynote: 7.03pm BST Now for the accessory roundup!Airpods: Siri can read messages as soon as they arrive and you can instantly respond. And if two people have a...
20:13 2019-06-03

UK property developer Helical receives 500 mln stg bid - Sunday Times British commercial property developer Helical has received a bid worth around 500 million pounds ($637 million) from an unnamed U.S. private equity group, the Sunday Times newspaper reported, without citing sources....
23:39 2019-06-08

Manhattan developer busted in mortgage fraud scheme A noted Upper East Side real estate developer took out fraudulent loans that allowed her to blow millions on Rolexes, jewelry, gold coins and lavish ski trips — declaring bankruptcy when it all went bust, prosecutors allege. British born developer Penny Ann Bradley, 54, was arrested Wednesday and ac...
02:13 2019-07-11

Microsoft wants to apply AI ‘to the entire application developer lifecycle’ Visual Studio IntelliCode offers code completion and style inference, but Microsoft wants to apply AI and machine learning to help developers at every step.Read More...
15:39 2019-05-21

Mordhau developer denies it was planning a “toggle” for diversity Enlarge / A bunch of white guys fighting with medieval weaponry in Mordhau. (credit: Triternion) Since its launch in April, medieval combat sim Mordhau has been a surprise hit for freshman development studio Triternion, selling over a million copies as of last month. But the online multiplayer gam...
00:39 2019-07-03

Indie Developer Accused Of Plagiarism Says It Was An 'Intentional' Reference A Reddit user’s Sunday post comparing lines in the 2019 indie game YIIK: A Postmodern RPG to passages from novelist Haruki Murakami has led to charges that the game plagiarized the award-winning writer....
15:39 2019-05-21

nreal unveils consumer and developer versions of its AR smartglasses First unveiled at CES this year, the nreal light augmented reality smartglasses are now available in both a consumer and developer edition.The company has managed to bring AR smartglasses to the masses in a simple, yet wearable sunglass-like design that is much more approachable than Google Glass wa...
23:39 2019-05-31

DeepNude App, Which Created Nude Photos Of Women, Taken Down By Developer A highly controversial application that used artificial intelligence to generate nude images of women based on their clothed photographs has been taken down by the developer following a massive......
14:52 2019-06-28

Your Book Became a Hit Show? Time For a Sequel. Bolstered by starry screen adaptations of earlier titles like “The Handmaid’s Tale” and “Olive Kitteridge,” publishers hope to tap a surge of new interest....
22:00 2019-06-12

Dragon Age 4: everything we know so far about the open secret of a sequel They say good things come to those who wait and we’re hopeful that will be the case for Dragon Age fans who are patiently hanging on for news of the fourth instalment in the franchise. After being an open secret for so long, Dragon Age 4 has now been confirmed by executive producer Mark ...
03:00 2019-06-09

'Free money!': San Francisco developer tries to bribe homeless to leave Gene Gorelik was shouted down by community activists and encampment residents before could turn on leaf blower full of cashIn a stark display of the wealth disparities that are currently ravaging the San Francisco Bay Area, a real estate developer attempted to shoot $1,000 in dollar bills over a hom...
01:52 2019-07-13

Microsoft’s Azure Kinect Developer Kit begins shipping in the U.S. and China Today at its Inspire conference in Las Vegas, Microsoft announced that Azure Kinect Developer Kit is generally available and shipping in the U.S. and China.Read More...
03:26 2019-07-12

Microsoft Buys Psychonauts 2 Developer Double Fine Productions Surprising the audience in attendance at its E3 2019 press conference (and basically everyone), Microsoft today announced that it has acquired Double Fine, the studio that made Psychonauts and is currently working on its sequel....
04:52 2019-06-10

'Alan Wake' developer may bring the cult classic to more consoles Alan Wake might make its way to PS4 or Switch (or even mobile) after developer Remedy Entertainment snagged back the publishing rights to the 2010 cult classic from Microsoft. It told investors it would earn royalty payments of about 2.5 million euro......
18:39 2019-07-01

Microsoft admitted to private Linux developer security list Linux developers recognize Microsoft's contributions to Linux and security -- by letting the company's Linux developers in its closed linux-distro security list....
04:00 2019-07-09

Google's potential Android replacement, Fuchsia, now has a developer site After having a hand in the disappearance of mobile operating systems like Symbian and BlackBerry, Google wants to insure that even if Android is someday way past its prime, it has another OS waiting in the wings. So Google has built up a team of more than 100 people to help develop Fuchsia OS, anoth...
03:13 2019-06-30

Meet the blockchain developer building 12 Lightning apps in 12 months Devs love a challenge, and there’s a mountain of opportunity in Bitcoin and blockchain. One of the fastest growing areas of blockchain development is Bitcoin sidechain, the Lightning Network. To learn more about the possibilities that the Lightning Network offers, Hard Fork spoke to someone deep in ...
19:26 2019-07-04

Merck to buy cancer drug developer Peloton for $1.05 billion in cash Merck & Co Inc said on Tuesday it would buy Peloton Therapeutics Inc for $1.05 billion in cash to gain access to the privately held company's renal cancer drug candidate....
14:33 2019-05-21

WWDC 2019: Everything Apple announced at its annual developer conference It’s June, which means it’s time once again for Apple’s Worldwide Developer Conference (WWDC). The annual developer event shifts the focus from hardware to software and services, detailing the best new features in watchOS, tvOS, iOS, and macOS. Occasionally we’ll get a hardware announcement or two, ...
01:26 2019-06-04

Factbox: Apple software developer conference highlights 2019 Apple Inc executives introduced app developers to hardware and software improvements at its Worldwide Developer's Conference 2019 on Monday. Here are some highlights:...
02:52 2019-06-04

Wind developer seeks proposals for whale monitoring system BOSTON (AP) — The developer of a wind farm off Massachusetts is taking steps to protect the endangered North Atlantic right whale. Vineyard Wind announced Tuesday it’s seeking proposals for an acoustic monitoring system to detect and track the critically endangered species. The company says th...
21:01 2019-05-21

As developer toolchains consolidate, Microsoft takes pole position Developers may be tiring of siloed, best-of-breed solutions and are increasingly looking to vendors to pull disparate tools together, giving Microsoft an edge....
23:39 2019-06-04

Montreal Developer Moves to Thwart Air Canada's Transat Takeover Montreal real-estate developer Groupe Mach surprised markets by offering to buy Transat in an effort to scuttle Air Canada’s attempted takeover of the travel-services specialist....
00:00 2019-06-05

De Blasio nonprofit got donation after city inked deal with developer A development firm that inked a $12 million deal with the city donated $25,000 to Mayor Bill de Blasio’s nonprofit — after receiving a phone call from Hizzoner himself, according to newly released details. A less-redacted version of the 15-page Department of Investigation report released...
20:52 2019-05-29

Nintendo Teases Breath of the Wild Sequel Zelda: Breath of the Wild is getting a sequel, Nintendo said today, slipping in a last-minute surprise teaser trailer at the end of its E3 Nintendo Direct....
19:13 2019-06-11

Medieval Melee Game Chivalry Gets A Sequel Long before Mordhau, one of the best examples of first-person melee combat on the PC was 2012's Chivalry, so it’ll be interesting to see how Chivalry II shapes up when it’s released next year....
07:13 2019-06-11

Fallout Shelter's Sequel Looks Cool, But Is For China Only There’s a sequel to Fallout Shelter about to be released, called Fallout Shelter Online, and it features new stuff like attacks on other vaults and even player-vs-player combat. Pity, then, that at the moment it’s only coming out in China....
03:52 2019-05-31

David Harbour doesn't think a Hellboy sequel is likely, either To be clear: David Harbour is fine with the final product of 2019's Hellboy, in which he played the titular character. But he’s also aware that the film was just not everyone’s cup of tea. When asked by Comicbook.com whether or not he felt a sequel to Neil Marshall’s effort would happen, the Str...
00:39 2019-06-29

James Gunn Says That a Brightburn Sequel Might Be on the Table After All Brightburn certainly felt like the start of something. While a bit uneven, the super-horror flick had the potential to be filled out with a more complex, engaging sequel. Read more......
02:39 2019-07-08

The sequel to one of the most popular wearables will be unveiled next week The sequel to one of the world's top-selling wearables will be unveiled in exactly one week. The Xiaomi Mi Band 4 is expected to make its debut on that date at an event in China. Based on leaks, the latest version of the affordable fitness tracker is going to sport a color display for the very first...
02:52 2019-06-05

God of War 2 PS5 Game Confirmed more or less, by Sony PlayStation job ad for PS4 sequel There are new vacancies at Sony Santa Monica that basically confirm a sequel to the PS4 exclusive is in the works. There's also a bonus tease on Twitter, if you've been attentive enough....
10:39 2019-06-24

Apple to debut developer tools aimed at increasing apps for Macs Apple Inc is expected to give software makers new tools to make it easier to adapt their iPad and iPhone apps for its Mac laptops on Monday at its annual developer conference in San Jose, California....
15:13 2019-06-03

How Salesforce got its developer conference right, while Microsoft, Apple, Facebook, and Google lost their way Salesforce made developers and admins the stars at TrailheaDX 2019. Microsoft, Apple, Google, and Facebook failed to do the same at their developer conferences....
01:13 2019-06-17

Crushed by U.S. Sanctions, Iran Pins Economic Hopes on Mall Developer Faced with a U.S. campaign to choke Iran of capital and investment, Saeed Mohammed of the country’s Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps is trying to find ways to keep the lifeblood of his country’s economy flowing....
22:13 2019-07-09

Netherlands vegetable seed developer wins World Food Prize DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — A seed developer from the Netherlands credited with introducing high quality disease-resistant vegetable seeds to more than 60 countries including the Philippines, Thailand and Indonesia is the 2019 recipient of the World Food Prize. Simon Groot, a sixth generation seedsman, ...
16:13 2019-06-10

WWDC 2019: Meet Apple's youngest app developer, Ayush Apple's student scholarship program brings in kids from around the world to attend the WWDC developer conference. A 10-year-old won the contest.        ...
13:39 2019-06-05

Shopify announces new partner and developer tools, plus an AI-powered fulfillment network Shopify Unite 2019 brings new Shopify Plus for enterprise; next-generation POS; language, payment, and store capabilities; AI-powered fulfillment network.Read More...
21:13 2019-06-19

Noble Group to take stake in Australian rare earths developer Arafura Commodities trading firm Noble Group is set to take a small stake in ambitious Australian rare earths developer Arafura, raising its exposure to strategic minerals critical to high-tech industries and electric vehicles....
08:26 2019-06-20

Jennifer Love Hewitt still wants to make a Can't Hardly Wait sequel Speaking with Danny Pellegrino on the Everything Iconic podcast (via Page Six), Jennifer Love Hewitt revealed that she has two very specific goals for 2019, and they’re both connected to two of her old hit movies. The first is a TV adaptation of her 2001 movie Heartbreakers, which starred her and Si...
02:52 2019-05-29

Kotaku Breath Of The Wild Is Getting A Sequel Because The Team Had Too Many DLC Ideas (And Other Inf Kotaku Breath Of The Wild Is Getting A Sequel Because The Team Had Too Many DLC Ideas (And Other Info From Zelda’s Producer) | Jalopnik My New Hero Is This Woman Who Turned Her Tesla Model 3 Into a Pickup Truck | Lifehacker Get a Free Doritos Locos Taco Today From Taco Bell | Gizmodo An Appreciation...
02:26 2019-06-19

'Shop Contest: Let's Make Our Own Splinter Cell Sequel Over the last week and a half, it seems a lot of folks have been talking about Splinter Cell. This is because of a cruel joke Tweet from Ubisoft developers. But if Ubisoft won’t make a new Splinter Cell game, well then screw it, we will....
00:39 2019-05-27

A Wishlist For The Legend of Zelda: Breath Of The Wild Sequel How do you improve the seeming perfection of The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild? Breath of the Wild took everything that was great about the Zelda series and made it grander and more epic....
22:00 2019-06-22

‘Jumanji: The Next Level’ trailer teases new sequel’s big twist Can “Jumanji: The Next Level” live up to its title? The action-packed sequel’s first trailer debuted Monday and it features the return of stars Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson, Kevin Hart, Jack Black and Karen Gillan (“Avengers: Endgame”) as their popular video ga...
19:39 2019-07-01

Breath Of The Wild Sequel Producer Won't Say If You Can Play As Zelda When Nintendo teased a sequel to Breath of the Wild at the end of yesterday’s Direct, it left everyone with one big question: Can you play as Zelda? Legendary series producer Eiji Aonuma knows the answer. He’s just not saying....
01:39 2019-06-13

Five episodes in, Stranger Things 3 has a classic sequel problem “Chapter Five: The Flayed” opens with a thrill ride, there’s no denying it. As Starcourt’s “secret room” plunges (as Steve poetically puts it) “halfway to hell,” our heroes’ screams rise over the screeching of metal on metal as their elevator car drops. (Dustin’s scream alone is bloodcurdling; hats ...
17:13 2019-07-05

The Sequel To Our Readers' Favorite Gaming Mouse Has Never Been Cheaper Late last year, the iconic and reader-favorite Logitech G502 gaming mouse got an upgrade, and the new HERO model is on sale for an all-time low $52 on Amazon.Read more......
00:39 2019-06-29

Michael Wolff’s ‘Fire and Fury’ sequel due out in June "Siege" follows the administration from its second year to the release of the Mueller report in April, and will focus on President Trump's "volatile" and "erratic" behavior....
14:33 2019-05-21

Here's the first teaser for Rob Zombie's Devil’s Rejects sequel, 3 From Hell Rob Zombie’s long-simmering conclusion to his gory tale of the Firefly clan is on its way. 3 From Hell, a sequel to 2003’s House of 1000 Corpses and 2005's The Devil’s Rejects, wrapped filming earlier this year and now has a teaser, one in which Otis (Bill Moseley), Baby (Sherri Moon Zombie), an...
16:26 2019-06-10

Nintendo shocks at E3 with surprise Zelda sequel announcement Nintendo showed off a sneak peek this year of an upcoming game — and not just its usual in the glut of “latest installments” in the Pokemon, Animal Crossing, and Mario franchises. No, we’re getting a sequel — an actual sequel — to Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild. The reveal came at the end of Ni...
23:39 2019-06-11

Apple to Debut Developer Tools Aimed at Increasing Apps for Macs at WWDC Apple is expected to give software makers new tools to make it easier to adapt their iPad and iPhone apps for its Mac laptops on Monday at its annual developer conference....
19:13 2019-06-03

Oculus Quest developer shares tricks to optimize Rift and Vive ports An early third-party Quest developer says that surprising art optimizations make a huge difference in enabling Oculus Rift apps to run on mobile hardware.Read More...
20:52 2019-06-17

Homeless people reject developer's offer of 'free money' to leave area In a bizarre stunt Friday, an elf-costumed real estate developer threw money at residents of a homeless camp in California in an effort to entice them to leave....
15:00 2019-07-13

UPDATE 2-Real estate developer Group Mach makes formal bid for Transat Quebec real estate developer Group Mach Inc said on Friday it had formally tabled an offer for Transat AT Inc that was higher than Air Canada's earlier bid for the Canadian travel operator....
23:39 2019-06-14

UPDATE 1-Real estate developer Group Mach makes formal bid for Transat Real estate developer Group Mach Inc said on Friday it had formally tabled an offer for Transat AT Inc that was higher than Air Canada's earlier bid for the Canadian travel operator....
19:52 2019-06-14

Real-Estate Developer Howard Hughes Hires Adviser to Explore Possible Sale Howard Hughes Corp. is exploring strategic options including a possible sale of the company, a move that comes as the real-estate developer has received a chilly reception from Wall Street....
02:26 2019-06-28

Crystal Crisis Is The Sequel Puzzle Fighter Fans Deserve In 1996 Capcom released Super Puzzle Fighter II Turbo, a competitive puzzle game featuring chibi versions of Street Fighter and Darkstalkers characters. The closest Capcom’s gotten to making a sequel is a failed free-to-play mobile game. It’s cool, though. Indie developer Nicalis just released Cryst...
23:39 2019-05-30

Your Favorite Toy Story Characters Assemble to Save the Day in New Sequel Trailer Once again, Woody, Buzz Lightyear and their famous friends are assembling to save the day. With the fourth installment of the Toy Story, well, story due to hit theaters next month, fans......
20:01 2019-05-21

John Wick continues to be unstoppable, will return for another sequel in 2021 John Wick just beat the Avengers—or at least The Avengers in italics, because his movie made more money than their movie this weekend and there’s no way he could actually beat the actual Avengers—but he’s not going to that peaceful ending just yet. According to Variety, Baba Yaga will be back in jus...
16:52 2019-05-21

'Godzilla' Sequel's Sluggish Domestic Debut Bolstered Abroad “Godzilla: King of the Monsters” will need to continue muscling out its competition overseas to make up for a lackluster $49 million domestic opening, according to preliminary estimates....
02:13 2019-06-03

Diablo 4: Shocking Statistic From Blizzard, And Surprising Rumour About New Sequel Ex-Blizzard boss Mike Morhaime has been discussing the studio's portfolio of cancelled games, and it leads to some interesting questions about Diablo 4....
14:39 2019-07-07

Princess Diana was set to star in sequel to The Bodyguard with Kevin Costner Actor has confirmed the late Princess of Wales was keen to play role after conversations instigated by Sarah FergusonKevin Costner has confirmed that the late Princess of Wales was set to star alongside him in a sequel to 1992 hit The Bodyguard, in which he starred as an agent assigned to protect a ...
15:52 2019-07-02

To be continued … can the sequel album save Usher’s musical reputation? The R&B star has hinted at a follow-up to Confessions, but history is littered with late-career gimmicksThe last we heard from Usher Raymond IV, he was taking a curling iron to his hair and dressing up for a New Year’s Eve party like a lost member of the Rat Pack. Unfortunately, that temporary new ’...
18:00 2019-05-24

'Shop Contest: Let's Make Our Own Splinter Cell Sequel, Winners! Last week I asked you, fine folks of Kotaku, to pitch some Splinter Cell sequel ideas, but only crossovers. That’s how we make this series big again. I got some wonderful entries this week and hopefully, Ubisoft is watching. I think we got some really good ideas in here....
03:39 2019-06-02

Final Fantasy 8 Release Date News: Developer confirms more features for PS4, Xbox, Switch Square Enix staff have confirmed more features for the upcoming Final Fantasy VIII Remaster that's due to hit consoles this year - here's everything you need to know....
08:13 2019-06-23

Real estate developer Group Mach drops bid for Canadian tour operator Transat Real estate developer Group Mach Inc has dropped its C$528 million ($405 million) takeover proposal for Transat AT Inc after the Canadian tour operator accepted a lower offer from Air Canada last week....
21:13 2019-07-04

Python is eating the world: How one developer's side project became the hottest programming language on the planet Frustrated by programming language shortcomings, Guido van Rossum created Python. With the language now used by millions, Nick Heath talks to van Rossum about Python's past and explores what's next....
18:00 2019-07-11

UPDATE 1-Quebec real estate developer tops Air Canada buyout offer for Transat Real estate developer Group Mach Inc said on Tuesday it offered to acquire Canadian tour operator Transat AT Inc for C$527.6 million ($392.91 million), topping an offer from Air Canada....
16:39 2019-06-04

Bluetooth certification and FCC visit means Fossil Sport sequel is coming very soon A Bluetooth certification spotted by Gadgets and Wearables (via TechRadar) seems to indicate that the Fossil Sport 2 smartwatch will soon be here. The certification is dated July 1st and is for a watch made by Fossil. While the name Fossil Sport 2 isn't explicitly mentioned, the document shows a cod...
00:13 2019-07-04

Shaft review – regressive sequel swaps out style for ugly homophobia Samuel L Jackson returns as the younger incarnation of the 70s detective to unleash a toxic stream of bigotry in a misjudged attack on millennial masculinityHow do you update Shaft for the modern era? John Singleton tried in 2000 with a serviceable if unspectacular sequel, a rather asexual and anony...
17:13 2019-06-13

Switch Zelda sequel, Animal Crossing headline Nintendo’s E3 event Zelda's dominance in this trailer may hint to her inclusion as a playable character, if not an outright two-player mode, but Nintendo did not offer any gameplay details in this reveal. LOS ANGELES—Nintendo announced a sequel to The Legend of Zelda: Breath of ...
19:26 2019-06-11

Pence puts off China speech sequel ahead of Trump-Xi talks U.S. Vice President Mike Pence on Friday called off a planned China speech that had been initially cast as a sequel to a blistering broadside he delivered in October, a move aimed to averting increasing tensions with Beijing, a White House official said....
20:13 2019-06-21

Xiaomi Mi Band 4 launches as colorful sequel to one of the world's most popular wearables Can you name the world's top three wearable device vendors? According to a recent IDC report, Apple is unsurprisingly in the lead, followed by... Xiaomi and Huawei. Strictly talking about global sales of wrist worn devices, Xiaomi eclipses even Apple, and it's all thanks to a super-affordable line o...
16:26 2019-06-11

Super Mario Maker 2 review: A great sequel, playable on a better console Enlarge / The swinging crane makes for some interesting puzzle options. When I reviewed the first Super Mario Maker in 2015, I lamented that the game didn't debut years earlier as a Wii U console launch title. No other game before or since so easily showed off the benefits of that 2012 system’s ...
01:00 2019-06-28

Breath Of The Wild Is Getting A Sequel Because The Team Had Too Many DLC Ideas (And Other Info From Zelda's Producer) Breath of the Wild is getting a sequel because the team had too many ideas for downloadable content, Zelda series producer Eiji Aonuma told me last week in Los Angeles. We also talked about how the Link’s Awakening remake came about, why Zelda games haven’t offered button remapping, and work conditi...
22:39 2019-06-18

After Raising $120,000 On Kickstarter, Cult Classic Charles Barkley RPG Sequel Has Fallen Apart Over the weekend, the Kickstarter for Barkley 2, the sequel to the 2008 cult classic RPG spoof Barkley Shut Up and Jam: Gaiden, got its first backer update in nearly two years. It’s not good news. According to the update, Barkley 2 has lost nearly its entire development team, and forum posts from fo...
03:00 2019-06-04

E3 2019: Nintendo teases Animal Crossing and a Zelda: Breath of the Wild sequel The Japanese video game giant leans heavily on its established hits for the Nintendo Switch’s 2019-20 lineupIn a Nintendo Direct broadcast today, the Japanese video game giant laid out the lineup for its Switch console for the rest of 2019 and early 2020. Introduced by newly installed Nintendo of Am...
04:52 2019-06-12

Doctor Sleep is a sequel to The Shining, in case this teaser doesn't make that clear enough Here’s one thing that can’t be denied about this teaser for director Mike Flanagan’s Doctor Sleep: It’s bold. The movie is based on Stephen King’s sequel to The Shining, but rather than trying to distance itself from Stanley Kubrick’s adaptation—one of the most iconic horror films ever made—this tea...
20:52 2019-06-13

A Quiet Place Sequel Creeps Silently Toward a March 2020 Release Date We don’t yet know the name of the sequel to A Quiet Place, but we know the silence will be falling down upon us a little earlier than expected.Read more......
06:52 2019-05-26

Punky Brewster Sequel Series In the Works Starring Soleil Moon Frye The next big reboot is officially underway. UCP is producing a revival/reboot of Punky Brewster, with Soleil Moon Frye reprising her role from the 1980s sitcom about a little girl raised......
00:13 2019-06-05

Toy Story 4 Is a Good Sequel. Here’s What the Star Wars, Avengers and Game of Thrones Franchises Can Learn From It Five years ago, I wrote a plea to Pixar not to make Toy Story 4. The movie, I argued, would only undercut the power of the perfect ending to a perfect trilogy about a boy named Andy who grew up with — and grew out of — his toys. In the years that followed, each piece of news about the mo...
19:52 2019-06-21

Sigourney Weaver, Bill Murray, and Dan Aykroyd to reprise their roles in Jason Reitman's Ghostbusters sequel Here’s what we know about Jason Reitman’s upcoming Ghostbusters movie: It’s a continuation of his dad’s two Ghostbusters films; Echo-1 will usher our heroes to and from hauntings; and Carrie Coon and Finn Wolfhard will star alongside—or as—two of the four teenagers who the film is supposedly built a...
18:26 2019-06-09

E3 Nintendo Direct Recap: Breath of the Wild sequel, Banjo-Kazooie, Animal Crossing, Link's Awakening, and more There was no huge surprises, and no new update for the Nintendo Switch either -- but we did get Banjo Kazooie for Smash! And new footage of some incredible looking games....
21:13 2019-06-11

E3 Nintendo Direct Recap: New Zelda sequel, Banjo-Kazooie, Animal Crossing, Link's Awakening, Luigi's Mansion and more There was no huge surprises, and no new update for the Nintendo Switch either -- but we did get Banjo Kazooie for Smash! And new footage of some incredible looking games....
19:39 2019-06-11

Roguelike dungeon crawler Unexplored is getting a sequel, called Unexplored 2: The Wayfarer’s Legacy Roguelike dungeon crawler Unexplored is getting a sequel, called Unexplored 2: The Wayfarer’s Legacy. It’s available now in open access on crowdfunding platform Fig....
20:52 2019-06-10

'Four Weddings and a Funeral' turns 25, gets a sequel: Four burning questions, answered Before we see the Red Nose Day sequel for "Four Weddings and a Funeral," we need answers to our long-burning questions about the 1994 original.        ...
10:13 2019-05-22

'Four Weddings and a Funeral' turns 25, gets a sequel: Your burning questions, answered Before we see the Red Nose Day sequel for "Four Weddings and a Funeral," we need answers to our long-burning questions about the 1994 original.        ...
19:00 2019-05-21

Watch a surprise trailer for a surprise The Legend Of Zelda: Breath Of The Wild sequel The end of today’s Nintendo Direct presentation from E3 came with a major surprise: a brief trailer for a sequel to The Legend Of Zelda: Breath Of The Wild, which is now in development....
20:39 2019-06-11

New Fallout game revealed ahead of E3 2019: Bethesda's best game gets a sequel - sort of Bethesda could be about to stealth drop a game at E3 2019 - here's everything you need to know about a potential new game incoming from the publisher....
06:26 2019-06-03

Leveling up: Danny DeVito and Danny Glover steal trailer for Jumanji sequel Dwayne Johnson is back as in-world avatar Dr. Smolder Bravestone in Jumanji: The Next Level from Sony Pictures. It is a universally acknowledged truth—at least by major studio heads—that any successful film reboot must be in want of a sequel. Such is the case for 2017's Jumanji: Welcome to the Jun...
19:13 2019-07-01

Nintendo is working on sequel to 'The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild' In a surprise E3 announcement, Nintendo reveals it's working on a sequel to its hit video game The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild for the Switch.       ...
11:00 2019-06-12

Nioh 2 Closed Alpha: How to get Alpha Test access for PS4 Team Ninja sequel Now that Sekiro is out, Nioh 2 is poised to be the next big masocore game - and there's good news in store for people that want to get their hands on it as soon as possible....
20:00 2019-05-22

Punky's a single mother of three in Punky Brewster sequel series starring Soleil Moon Frye Punky Brewster was a precocious orphan, style icon, and bringer of nightmares during the four seasons of her 1984 NBC sitcom. Now, Deadline is reporting that star Soleil Moon Frye will, in the vein of Girl Meets World and Fuller House, reprise the role for a multi-camera, family-friendly sequel to t...
00:13 2019-06-05

Sorry, 'Game of Thrones' fans: HBO chief shoots down Arya Stark sequel idea "Nope, nope, nope," HBO chief Casey Bloys told The Hollywood Reporter, dashing fan's hopes of getting a spinoff about Arya Stark's next adventure.        ...
19:26 2019-05-22

'Dragon Quest Builders 2' review: A successful sequel built for PS4, Nintendo Switch Build settlements and run through wicked gardens in delightful followup 'Dragon Quest Builders 2' for Sony PlayStation 4 and Nintendo Switch.       ...
19:13 2019-07-11

In Case You Were Worried, a Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse Sequel Is Definitely in the Works After the Oscar-winning success of Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse, there was little doubt a sequel would be coming. And not just a sequel—spinoffs and more, too. Speaking with io9 about Spider-Man: Far From Home on Wednesday, producer Amy Pascal gave us a small but encouraging update.Read more......
22:52 2019-06-20

Horizon Zero Dawn 2: everything we know about the rumored Horizon sequel With a next-generation PlayStation just around the corner, we can't help but think about the games we may see on the upcoming PS5. Will see some new IPs? Maybe the return of some beloved PlayStation classics? Sony has had huge success with its PS4 exclusives, particularly post-apocalyptic ...
17:52 2019-07-09

The creators of Star Control have settled their lawsuit against the developer who made Star Control: The creators of Star Control have settled their lawsuit against the developer who made Star Control: Origins, a spiritual successor to the 1990 adventure game. And according to a new blog post by the Star Control devs, the “truly amicable settlement” involves exchanging homemade honey with homemade ...
19:39 2019-06-12

'Four Weddings and a Funeral' sequel sneak peek: 'One Red Nose Day and A Wedding' A sneak peek at the "Red Nose Day" sequel for "Four Weddings and a Funeral," 25 years after the film was released.        ...
03:39 2019-05-22

'Four Weddings' sequel: Five most shocking takeaways from the 'Red Nose Day' nuptials The "One Nose Day and a Wedding" sequel to "Four Weddings and a Funeral" went splendidly Thursday, 25 years after the original. Here's what went down.        ...
11:00 2019-05-24

Review: ​​​​​​​New 'Godzilla' sequel romps and stomps its way to complete absurdity Godzilla is back on the big screen with the new sequel 'King of the Monsters.' The destructive beast tussles work, but the movie really doesn't.        ...
18:00 2019-05-30

Theresa May on tearful exit: If a male PM wept, he would be a patriot... if a woman does they ask why Theresa May has hit out at those who mocked her tears on the steps of Number 10, saying if a male prime minister wept they would be hailed a patriot....
08:00 2019-07-12

Saints rookie DE Carl Granderson sentenced to six months in jail New Orleans Saints rookie defensive end Carl Granderson was taken into custody during a court date Thursday and ordered to serve six months in jail by the presiding judge, who refused to accept a plea deal entered in his sexual assault case. Granderson pleaded not guilty in April to one count of thi...
08:00 2019-07-12

Proud Boy gets 40 weekends in jail for Republican Club brawl The first of the far-right Proud Boys to be busted last year in a brawl outside the Upper East Side Metropolitan Republican Club was sentenced on Thursday to 10 months worth of weekend jail stints. Geoffrey Young, 38, will serve the time as punishment for misdemeanor rioting and attempted assault, t...
08:00 2019-07-12

Riskier male sex pushes Europe's syphilis rates up 70% since 2010 Syphilis cases have soared in Europe over the last decade and become, for the first time since the early 2000s, more common in some countries than new cases of HIV, health experts said on Friday....
08:39 2019-07-12

The Harry Potter Pokémon Go game is so ugly it's almost magic Every Friday, A.V. Club staffers kick off our weekly open thread for the discussion of gaming plans and recent gaming glories, but of course, the real action is down in the comments, where we invite you to answer our eternal question: What Are You Playing This Weekend?...
08:52 2019-07-12

Boil water alert issued in Green Valley due to potential presence of E coli SAHUARITA, Ariz. – A boil water alert was issued Thursday afternoon, according to Green Valley Fire District. On Thursday, Farmers Water Company informed their customers that regular water system sampling and laboratory tests indicated that the possible presence of E. coli bacteria in the water of a...
08:52 2019-07-12

Tropical storm Barry likely to become hurricane by Friday or Saturday: NHC Tropical storm Barry could strengthen into a hurricane by Friday night or early Saturday when the center is near the coast of Louisiana, the U.S. National Hurricane Center (NHC) said....
09:00 2019-07-12

Swarms Of Indian Drones Being Designed To Take Out Targets Like Balakot A team of engineers and software experts at state-run Hindustan Aeronautics Ltd and NewSpace Research and Technologies, a Bengaluru based start-up looking at next-generation aviation technologies, is......
09:13 2019-07-12

"How Can We Stop Them?" Goa Congress Leader To NDTV After 10 Join BJP Congress insiders in Goa told NDTV that despite being aware of the BJP planning a rebellion, there was nothing they could do given the lack of leadership at the centre and the focus on the Karnataka......
09:13 2019-07-12

"Record", Says Minister, As Lok Sabha Debates From Afternoon To Midnight In what was termed as a "record" in Parliament yesterday, nearly 100 members participated in a marathon discussion which ended two minutes short of midnight. The debate was about the Indian Railways......
09:13 2019-07-12

Suicide Bomber Kills Five At A Wedding In Afghanistan: Official Five people were killed and dozens more wounded Friday when a suicide bomber attacked a wedding ceremony in eastern Afghanistan, an official told AFP....
09:26 2019-07-12

US philanthropists vow to raise millions for climate activists Fund donates £500,000 to grassroots Extinction Rebellion and other groups, with promise of more to come A group of wealthy US philanthropists and investors have donated almost half a million pounds to support the grassroots movement Extinction Rebellion and school strike groups – with the promise of...
09:26 2019-07-12

Population of California town torched by wildfire down 90% SACRAMENTO, Calif. — New figures released by California Gov. Gavin Newsom show the town of Paradise has lost over 90% of its population since a wildfire killed 85 people last year. A door-to-door survey in April counted 2,034 residents, down from previously released state figures that showed the pop...
09:39 2019-07-12

'Ain't goin nowhere': New Orleans residents brace for possible hurricane Many are remaining in the city as storm Barry, predicted to land as a category one, approachesAs the Louisiana gulf coast braces for a possible hurricane landfall this weekend, New Orleans residents are mostly content to sit and ride the storm out, often sharing the same folk-wisdom refrain:“Three o...
09:39 2019-07-12

Who is paying $30 for 'gamer girl' Belle Delphine's bath water? Delphine, 19, a social media star with an enormous global following, was mocked for the sale – but it sold out quicklyBelle Delphine, the social media star and so-called “gamer girl”, made headlines this week for selling her used bath water online.Delphine, 19, who has a global following (4.2 millio...
09:39 2019-07-12

I tried Be My Eyes, the popular app that pairs blind people with helpers The app helps blind or visually impaired people connect with users for everyday tasks – and has way more volunteers than its creators expected In the oversaturated app market, one has reached a frequently neglected demographic: blind people.Be My Eyes, created by Hans Jorgen Wiberg in 2015, pairs vo...
09:39 2019-07-12

|SACivilAviationAuthoritycontinueswide-ranginginvestigationintopotentialsecuritybreach The investigation into a possible cyber hack at the SA Civil Aviation Authority, discovered a few days ago, is still underway, says spokesperson Kabelo Ledwaba....
09:52 2019-07-12

|HowSARScan'pierce'thecorporateveiltocatchtaxavoiders A relatively unknown piece of legislation could be used by SARS to catch shareholders hiding behind a company to avoid paying taxes, says a new study by Stellenbosch University....
09:52 2019-07-12

Young Afghan General Tries to Reform Police With American Way of War Coming up through elite U.S. and British training, he is a favorite of Western commanders. But his police forces are under siege, and corruption is still a problem....
10:00 2019-07-12

Horses crash into fence at Calgary Stampede’s ‘half mile of hell’ One night after a second horse died following an incident at the Calgary Stampede’s chuckwagon races, one or more horses crashed into a fence Thursday night on the track known as the “half mile of hell.”...
10:52 2019-07-12

F1 "can't exist" without Silverstone's British GP, says Hamilton Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton believes Formula 1 could not exist without Silverstone after the venue signed a new deal to keep the British Grand Prix until 2024...
11:00 2019-07-12

R&B singer R. Kelly arrested in Chicago on federal sex crime charges: media Grammy Award-winning singer R. Kelly was arrested in Chicago on federal sex crime charges, NBC News said, citing unidentified law enforcement officials....
11:13 2019-07-12

Reversal brings Fed into line with Trump The Federal Reserve is set to begin cutting interest rates next month for an unusual reason: Not out of fear that the economy is tipping into recession, but because officials now believe it can generate more jobs than they thought....
11:13 2019-07-12

22 States Considered Eliminating the ‘Tampon Tax’ This Year. Here’s What Happened. Menstrual products are subject to sales taxes in 35 states, and lawmakers’ efforts to exempt them have floundered. Now supporters of ‘menstrual equity’ are considering legal action....
11:26 2019-07-12

Thomas Cook shares slump 40% on rescue talks with China's Fosun Thomas Cook is in talks with largest shareholder Fosun Tourism and lenders for a £750 million ($940.9 million) bailout, a proposal giving the Chinese firm control of the British company's core packaged-tour business....
11:26 2019-07-12

Singapore cautions wealth managers against aggressively courting Hong Kong business Officials from the Monetary Authority of Singapore made the request last month to wealth managers, including DBS and a unit of Oversea-Chinese Banking Corp....
11:26 2019-07-12

European shares flat, Daimler's profit warning knocks auto stocks European shares were little changed in early trade on Friday, as investors parsed through China trade data that came in at market open, an indicator of global economic growth, while a profit warning from Daimler knocked down auto stocks....
11:26 2019-07-12

The extradition bill might be ‘dead’ but in Hong Kong, we cannot afford to back down | Nathan Law Anything short of a full withdrawal is not enough. The fight for genuine political reform is far from overOn Tuesday morning, Carrie Lam, Hong Kong’s embattled chief executive, finally held a press conference in response to the latest protests in the region. Speaking about the controversial extradit...
11:39 2019-07-12

India shoots for the moon India is looking to solidify its place among the world's spacefaring nations with its second unmanned mission to the moon. (July 12)        ...
11:52 2019-07-12

Are we alone? Nearly 400K people have signed up for Facebook event to 'storm' Area 51 and 'see them aliens' Over 370,000 people signed on to a Facebook event to raid Area 51 in search of aliens. The facility's purpose has long been a subject of speculation.        ...
11:52 2019-07-12

Today in History for July 12 Highlights of this day in history: Julius Caesar born; Walter Mondale taps Geraldine Ferraro as the first woman to run on a major party ticket for the White House; Boris Yeltsin quits the Soviet Communist Party; Comedian Bill Cosby born. (July 12)        ...
11:52 2019-07-12

Experience: I tunnelled under the Berlin Wall My real fear was the border guards and Stasi, who were listening for movement beneath the ground and digging their own tunnels to intercept oursIn 1961, I was 21 and studying civil engineering in East Germany. I was desperate to escape to the west; the Berlin Wall, which started going up in August 1...
12:00 2019-07-12

With Barry bearing down, Gulf Coast braces for up to 24 inches of rain As Barry strengthened Thursday and inched closer to shore, residents in the Gulf states were rushing to prepare ahead of the storm's expected landfall on Saturday....
12:26 2019-07-12

Sikh Body Invites Imran Khan For Guru Nanak Birth Anniversary Celebration For Guru Nanak Dev's birth anniversary celebration, Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh and Governor VP Singh Badnore have also been invited to attend the nagar kirtan in Pakistan....
12:26 2019-07-12

Maoist Wanted In Killings Of BJP Lawmaker, 4 Cops Killed In Chhattisgarh A Maoist, allegedly involved in the killings of BJP MLA Bhima Mandavi and four policemen in April, was gunned down in an encounter with security forces in Chhattisgarh's Sukma district on Friday,......
12:26 2019-07-12

In IMA Jewels Scam, Muslim Cleric Allegedly Gifted 3-Crore House Arrested A prominent Muslim cleric was arrested yesterday by the Special Investigating Team (SIT) probing the Rs 15,000-crore IMA Jewels scam. He claimed he was "in no way connected with the IMA"...
12:26 2019-07-12

Google is building a new social network Google is building a new social network, named Shoelace, which it claims will "supercharge your social life".Mere months after shutting down Google+, the company has revealed that it's taking a second shot at Facebook – this time focusing exclusively on events. How to delete FacebookHow ...
12:26 2019-07-12

This might just be the best content-creation laptop ever made Since it first launched in 2016, GIGABYTE’s AERO line has offered some of the most versatile laptops on the planet. This family of all-rounders combine light and portable designs with long battery life and powerful internals, with specs that are grunty enough to handle the demands of high-end...
12:26 2019-07-12

Two men dead after being pulled from manhole in Pennsylvania, reports say Two men in Pennsylvania were pronounced dead Thursday afternoon after crews pulled them out of a manhole where they'd been working, according to reports....
12:26 2019-07-12

Russian S-400 missile-system equipment arrives in Turkey The first shipment of the Russian-made S-400 air defense missile system has arrived at the Murted Air Base in Ankara, according to the Turkish Defense Ministry....
12:39 2019-07-12

Where to watch Manhattanhedge It's a magical, fleeting moment that can leave viewers awestruck: The sun aligns perfectly through spaces between carefully constructed monolithic structures to cast an amazing beam of light....
12:39 2019-07-12

Tiny Changes: A Celebration of The Midnight Organ Fight review – astounding tribute to a lost talent (Atlantic Records)Friends from Aaron Desner to Sarah Silverman cover songs from Frightened Rabbit’s 2008 album and prove Scott Hutchison’s enduring talent all over againThere’s a track on Frightened Rabbit’s 2008 album The Midnight Organ Fight that must surely qualify as one of the most uplifting so...
12:39 2019-07-12

Britain raises security level for UK ships in the Gulf to 'critical' The UK has raised the security level for British ships in the Gulf to the highest state of alert, a UK official confirmed to CNN on Friday, as tensions with Iran continue to grow....
12:52 2019-07-12

Nancy Pelosi’s renewed attacks on AOC aren’t just disrespectful, they’re dangerous As America grows increasingly brazen in its bigotry, Pelosi should be standing up for her new colleagues – so why isn’t she?Can progressives please shut up and listen to Nancy Pelosi? The speaker of the House, I would like to remind everyone, is a master strategist, a savvy tactician, and an experie...
13:00 2019-07-12

Flipkart, Axis Bank To Launch Credit Card This Month: 10 Things To Know E-commerce major Flipkart has partnered with private sector lender Axis Bank to launch a co-branded credit card. The new co-branded card - powered by payments processor Mastercard - will offer......
13:01 2019-07-12

Africa Cup of Nations 2019: Algeria and Tunisia complete semifinal lineup Algeria booked their place in the Africa Cup of Nations 2019 semifinals with a penalty shootout win over the Ivory Coast. Elsewhere, Madagascar's fairytale ended as Tunisia picked up their first win of the competition....
13:26 2019-07-12

Canada produces the most waste in the world. The US ranks third The construction industry is often the largest culprit, generating more than 90% of the total waste produced in a country.       ...
13:52 2019-07-12

Hamilton vexed home race clashes with cricket, tennis finals Formula One championship leader Lewis Hamilton isn't happy that the British Grand Prix has to compete for attention with two other big sporting events in England on Sunday        ...
14:00 2019-07-12

I'm 46 and have been single for years. How can I meet someone and fall in love? I haven’t given up hope of meeting a man and falling in love – but I’m sick of internet dating and the pub scene. How can I make it happen?I’m a 46-year-old woman and have been single for years. I’m happy being alone, but would love to be in a relationship, but I can’t seem to find anyone. I have tr...
14:13 2019-07-12

Amazon's Prime Day Sale Begins Next Week: What You Should Know Amazon's Prime Day 2019 sale begins next week and we've prepared a simple guide to help you with all the information you need before this year's Prime Day sale event....
14:13 2019-07-12

A 24th Slam for Serena or a second for Simona? "Serena Williams enters her 11th Wimbledon final knowing she is just one title away from equalling Margaret Court’s record of 24 Grand Slams held since the 1970s."...
14:26 2019-07-12

Tacko Fall continuing to turn heads at NBA summer league Tacko Fall is continuing to take the Las Vegas Summer League by storm. The 7-foot-6 big man, who is seeking a roster spot on the Celtics, scored 12 points, grabbed eight rebounds and had four blocks in 17 minutes to help lead Boston to a 113-87 victory over the Grizzlies on Thursday night in Las......
14:26 2019-07-12

Grayson Allen ejected after picking up two flagrant fouls It looks like controversy has followed Grayson Allen to another NBA city. The Memphis Grizzlies guard was ejected in the fourth quarter of Thursday night’s Las Vegas Summer League game after picking up two flagrant fouls in the span of seven seconds. Allen — who was reprimanded for numerous tripping...
14:26 2019-07-12

Croatia's drugs wholesalers limit hospital deliveries as debts rise Croatian drug wholesalers have decided to limit deliveries of medicines to some hospitals in a row over mounting debts and urged the government to pay immediately at least half of them now totaling 2.6 billion kuna ($396 million)....
14:26 2019-07-12

House readies contempt vote as confrontation with Trump mounts The U.S. House of Representatives will vote on whether to hold Attorney General William Barr and Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross in criminal contempt next week, as part of an intensifying Democratic assault on President Donald Trump's stonewalling of congressional probes....
14:39 2019-07-12

U.S. conference to host victims of religious persecution The U.S. State Department said on Thursday it would host a conference in Washington next week to highlight the problem of religious persecution, and has invited victims of recent attacks at a synagogue in San Diego, mosques in New Zealand and an Easter Day bombing in Sri Lanka....
14:39 2019-07-12

One thing every MLB team needs to do in the second half As baseball's second half gets underway, a look at something that every team should try doing over the final three months of the season.       ...
14:39 2019-07-12

Stade Francais lock Stassen provisionally suspended for doping Stade Francais' South African lock Hendre Stassen has been provisionally suspended by the French anti-doping agency after failing a random drug test following a French Top 14 match against Montpellier in May....
14:39 2019-07-12

Today’s selection of articles from Kotaku’s reader-run community: Dear Kevin Feige, Please Bring Me Today’s selection of articles from Kotaku’s reader-run community: Dear Kevin Feige, Please Bring Me A Rogue I Can Finally Love • How Old Is Everyone In Dark Phoenix??? • I’ve Never Felt So Good About Being Wrong: A Post About Marvel’s Spider-Man • A Few Words On Fire Emblem Fates: Revelations...
14:39 2019-07-12

Walmart told US government India e-commerce rules regressive, warned of trade impact Walmart told the U.S. government privately in January that India's new investment rules for e-commerce were regressive and had the potential to hurt trade ties....
14:52 2019-07-12

Russian missile delivery to Turkey strains ally's relations with US First S-400 parts delivered to military base outside Ankara as Washington considers sanctionsRussia began the delivery of an advanced missile defence system to Turkey it has been reported, a move likely to trigger US sanctions against a Nato ally and drive a wedge into the heart of the military alli...
15:13 2019-07-12

Trump’s summit shows he needs the tech giants as much as they need him | Carl Miller The White House social-media conference showed that big tech’s power will not be diminished any time soonYesterday, Donald Trump convened a summit at the White House, its remit: “a robust conversation on the opportunities and challenges of today’s online environment”. But of course it was Trump. It ...
15:13 2019-07-12

Wimbledon semi-final: Novak Djokovic v Roberto Bautista Agut – live! Game-by-game updates from the men’s semi-finals at SW19Federer needs a quick kill in entrancing duel with NadalEmail Katy here or tweet @KatyMurrells 2.00pm BST Second set: Djokovic 6-2, 1-2 Bautista Agut* (*denotes next server)Distracted by Federer’s sweat, I look up and realise Bautista Agut has n...
15:13 2019-07-12

Poetic justice: Colombia's verse rebels vindicated but defiant after 60 years The Nadaistas, an iconoclastic group of young poets in Medellín, once sparked outrage but now their influence is felt from the metro to the corridors of powerIn a small plaza in Medellín, the teenage poets threw the canon of Colombian literature on the bonfire. Their leader, a thin 27-year-old named...
15:13 2019-07-12

Four Britons arrested in China after drug bust involving foreigners Police in eastern city of Xuzhou detained 19 people including teachers and studentsFour Britons have been arrested in China, according to the British embassy, further escalating tensions between the UK and China.The four Britons were among a group of foreigners arrested in a drugs raid in the city o...
15:13 2019-07-12

Williams F1 team dismisses talk of early Kubica departure Williams deputy team principal Claire Williams has rubbished talk of tension with Robert Kubica and dismissed rumours that he may not see out the season...
15:26 2019-07-12

Pakistan suspends judge who convicted ex-PM of corruption Pakistan’s law minister says authorities have “temporarily barred a judge from working” after an opposition leader accused him of convicting her father, ex-prime minister Nawaz Sharif, because of outside pressure...
15:39 2019-07-12

Arctic wildfires in June equivalent to Sweden's annual emissions - U.N. Arctic wildfires, some the size of 100,000 soccer pitches, emitted as much carbon dioxide (CO2) last month as the country of Sweden does in a whole year, the World Meteorological Organization (WMO) said on Friday....
15:39 2019-07-12

High Court Seeks Centre's Reply Over Accident Compensation Tax Provision The Delhi High Court has sought the response of Central Board of Direct Taxes (CBDT) on a plea seeking quashing of the provision mandating tax deduction on the interest received on compensation by a......
15:52 2019-07-12

Amazon Music Unlimited is growing faster than Apple Music or Spotify, report says Enlarge / An Amazon Echo smart speaker. (credit: Smith Collection/Gado/Getty Images) Amazon grew its Music Unlimited streaming service by more than 70% in the past year, according to data by Midia Research published by the Financial Times. The service currently has approximately 32 million subscri...
15:52 2019-07-12

Labor Secretary Acosta announces he will step down, amid criticism over Epstein plea deal Labor Secretary Alexander Acosta will be stepping down in a week over his past involvement in a highly controversial plea deal for financier Jeffrey Epstein, who is now facing sex trafficking charges. ...
16:13 2019-07-12

Watch: 'Jersey Shore's' Pauly D says Mike Sorrentino is 'happy, positive' in prison "Jersey Shore's" Pauly D said on "Watch What Happens Live with Andy Cohen" that his "Jersey Shore" co-star Mike "The Situation" Sorrentino is "doing really well" in prison....
16:26 2019-07-12

Beyond the Confetti: The Dark Side of Startup Success The swashbuckling creativity that drives many entrepreneurs can come with inner demons, including depression, substance abuse and other mental-health struggles....
16:26 2019-07-12

SpaceX’s Starhopper will undergo hover test next week Next week will see the latest test of SpaceX's Starhopper spacecraft, the test vehicle for the Starship project which aims to create a resuable long-duration spacecraft for carrying passengers and cargo into space. SpaceX hopes to begin commercial la......
16:39 2019-07-12

Vonnen’s hybrid power makes this Porsche 911 even quicker A Porsche 911 is, by design, a pure sports car. Since 1963, the automaker hasn't deviated from building exciting two-door sportscar rockets. But not all of the 911 community is satisfied with what comes out of the factory in Stuttgart, Germany....
16:39 2019-07-12

|SA's12'mostloved'localbusinesses-Santamsurvey Small and medium sized local commercial businesses play a vital role in the SA economy and a new report tries to establish what makes consumers big fans of the companies they love. Is your favourite among them?...
16:52 2019-07-12

|INSIDELABOUR:4IRandtheideologicalprison Last month saw the idea of a new, 21st Century city, complete with bullet trains, widely broadcast, all within the framework of a "developmental state". But what this really boiled down to was a rehash of 20th Century concepts, says Terry Bell....
16:52 2019-07-12

Amazon Prime Day 2019's Star-Studded Deals 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......
16:52 2019-07-12

Griezmann signs for Barca in $135 millon deal Antoine Griezmann's long-awaited move to Barcelona was finally completed Friday after the Spanish champion met the player's €120 million ($135m) buyout clause....
16:52 2019-07-12

Gulf Fisheries Are Under Siege—Now Comes Tropical Storm Barry Surges of polluted water have decimated crab, oyster, and shrimp populations and killed hundreds of dolphins. To fishermen, Tropical Storm Barry is very bad news....
16:52 2019-07-12

Let's face it, Walmart has already lost its battle with Amazon Walmart has adapted somewhat to meet the Amazon omnichannel challenge, but it's unwilling to fundamentally change how it operates.       ...
16:52 2019-07-12

The 7 best deals you can get this Friday Head into your weekend with savings on all your favorites, like meat thermometers, All-Clad cookware, and more.       ...
16:52 2019-07-12

Oprah Winfrey opens her private road during Maui fire to help evacuations Oprah Winfrey got a "big mahalo" for opening her private road on her property in Maui to help people quickly escape a brush fire that broke out Thursday....
16:52 2019-07-12

People in China consume twice the recommended daily limit of salt People in China consume 10 grams of salt each day on average – among the most of any country and twice the level recommended to avoid risks including stroke...
17:00 2019-07-12

Partial ECM exit to leave Deutsche Bank focused on Europe Deutsche Bank is focusing its equity capital markets (ECM) business such as initial public offerings (IPOs) on Germany and Europe, scaling back in the United States and retreating from most of Asia, banking sources said....
17:00 2019-07-12

Airbus pulls anniversary book over fraud probe concerns: sources Airbus has halted sales of a new book that the planemaker had commissioned for its 50th anniversary to avoid hampering the manufacturer's attempts to win a settlement in a bribery probe, two people familiar with the matter said....
17:00 2019-07-12

China's June crude oil imports climb as new refineries spur demand China's crude oil imports on a daily basis in June rose 15.2% from a year earlier, customs data showed on Friday, as the start up of new large-scale refiners spurred demand for feedstocks....
17:00 2019-07-12

UPDATE 1-India-U.S. trade talks end without major progress -sources U.S. and Indian trade negotiators ended talks on Friday without making major progress on a range of disputes over tariffs and other protectionist measures imposed by both sides that are straining bilateral ties, according to officials with knowledge of the discussions....
17:00 2019-07-12

Volkswagen and Ford Are Teaming Up Massively on Electric and Autonomous Cars The game of catch-up gets going for real, Daimler isn’t doing so hot, and diesels are definitely not having a moment. All that and more in the Morning Shift for July 12, 2019....
17:26 2019-07-12

The UK must stand up to Trump over Iran | Eskandar Sadeghi-Boroujerdi The US is threatening stability in the Middle East. Britain must support the Iran nuclear dealNot for the first time, nor certainly the last, the Persian Gulf is a veritable tinderbox. The immediate reason for the increase in tensions is the Royal Marines’ seizure of an Iranian tanker that was alleg...
17:26 2019-07-12

Barcelona sign Antoine Griezmann and make buyout clause €800m Atlético say they will take Barça to court to get €200m for playerSpanish champions met forward’s reduced €120m buyout clauseAntoine Griezmann has joined Barcelona from Atlético Madrid after the Catalan club announced they had paid his €120m (£107.6m) buyout fee. Related: Barcelona sign England Unde...
17:26 2019-07-12

Eritrean man released from jail in Italian mistaken identity case Judge acquits Medhanie Tesfamariam Berhe of being a human trafficking kingpinA Palermo judge has acquitted an Eritrean man of being a human trafficking kingpin, confirming he was the victim of mistaken identity when he was arrested more than three years ago in a joint operation between Italian and B...
17:26 2019-07-12

Djokovic books spot in final, targets 16th major No. 1 Novak Djokovic won a 45-shot rally to take control of a tight match in the third set en route to dispatching Roberto Bautista Agut and reaching the Wimbledon final....
17:39 2019-07-12

Your complete guide to UFC Fight Night: Germaine de Randamie vs. Aspen Ladd Germaine de Randamie and Aspen Ladd meet Saturday in Sacramento, California, with a shot at the UFC women's bantamweight title possibly up for grabs....
17:39 2019-07-12

The best- and worst-case scenarios for WWE Extreme Rules The Undertaker returns at Extreme Rules to team with Roman Reigns, but how he'll perform is just one of the many questions leading into the final pay-per-view ahead of SummerSlam....
17:39 2019-07-12

Facebook denies being a social network after it got sued (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images) This week, Facebook responded to a lawsuit relating to the Cambridge Analytica scandal by claiming it isn't a social network and not somewhere you can make friends....
17:39 2019-07-12

The Switch Lite Seems Nice, But What I Really Want Is a Switch Pro Earlier this week, Nintendo finally announced the long-rumored Switch Lite and it looks good. At $200, even though it doesn’t have support for the standard model’s docking feature, the Switch Lite seems like the natural upgrade for anyone still clinging to a 3DS, and a perfect handheld companion for...
17:39 2019-07-12

| Brace for Barry: New Orleans girds for 'extreme' storm Tropical Storm Barry gathered strength as it chugged toward water-logged New Orleans, which girded for heavy rains, storm surge and flooding that pose a threat reminiscent of 2005's deadly Hurricane Katrina....
17:39 2019-07-12

New Zealand coach Gary Stead was cleaning Lord's windows 29 years ago... now he's in a World Cup final Twenty-nine years ago, Gary Stead was cleaning the windows of the Lord's Pavilion as part of his work on the MCC groundstaff. Now he is back, sat on the away balcony as coach of New Zealand in Sunday's World Cup final against hosts England....
17:52 2019-07-12

Students graduating in these states are drowning in loan debt 24/7 Wall St. reviewed the average student debt among borrowers of the class of 2017 to identify the states where students graduate with most debt.       ...
18:00 2019-07-12

Fred's to close another 129 stores as future looks grim: see the store closure list Discount merchandise retailer Fred's is closing another 129 stores as the company's swift contraction continues, placing its survival in doubt.       ...
18:00 2019-07-12

Trey Anastasio documentary gives fans intimate access to Phish frontman Following its premiere at the Beacon Theater during the Tribeca Film Festival in April, movie theaters nationwide will show the documentary on Wednesday, July 17. The film focuses on the guitarist and vocalist's creative process as he drives the popular band Phish and his solo career....
18:13 2019-07-12

U.S. women's soccer team plans five-game World Cup victory tour The United States women's soccer team will face Ireland in the first match of a five-game USA victory tour after claiming the 2019 FIFA Women's World Cup title....
18:13 2019-07-12

Danny Green says former teammate Kawhi Leonard wanted 'his own route' Los Angeles Lakers guard Danny Green said he wasn't surprised that former San Antonio Spurs and Toronto Raptors teammate Kawhi Leonard chose the rival Clippers in free agency instead of signing with the Lakers....
18:13 2019-07-12

Rick Rubin’s Shangri-La is a magical-yet-hokey monument to music—and to Rick Rubin There’s a bit of cognitive dissonance in the not-exactly-a-Rick Rubin documentary Shangri-La, in that it deifies the music mogul while also deflecting credit for his genius onto some nonspecific higher power—the gods of creativity, if you will. Helping to discover, nurture, and create some of the mo...
18:13 2019-07-12

Jermaine Dupri feels female rappers rap "about the same thing," so female rappers set him straight So So Def founder Jermaine Dupri has been instrumental in the progression of hip-hop into the mainstream consciousness, developing and producing for iconic artists like Kriss Cross, Da Brat, Usher, R&B group Xscape, and countless others. Nobody can deny his business acumen or penchant for identi...
18:13 2019-07-12

‘Spider-Man: Far From Home’ almost had a much different ending Spider-Man: Far From Home has been playing in theaters for more than a week, which means we know precisely how the Infinity Saga ends and we can focus on what’s coming next in Marvel’s fourth phase of MCU films. But as always with a new Marvel movie, we’ve learned plenty of extra t...
18:13 2019-07-12

|SAExpressofficialhidR9.9mtoavoiddetectioninlifestyleaudit,inquiryhears An official from SA Express asked that R9.9m be kept in a consultancy's accounts to avoid the funds being detected in his personal accounts through lifestyle audits, the State Capture Commission has heard....
18:13 2019-07-12

Alphabet’s Sidewalk Labs backs Umbrella, a community marketplace for boomers Umbrella is setting out to help homeowners in their later years connect with others in their neighborhood through a membership-based marketplace.Read More...
18:26 2019-07-12

Facebook Now Shows You Where Advertisers Get Your Data—Here's How to See It The next time you see Facebook ads for, say, erectile dysfunction pills or egg freezing, you can check to see why you were targeted by those brands and where the companies got your data.Read more......
18:39 2019-07-12

Ketamine-like drug for depression could get UK licence within the year Esketamine could initially become available through private clinics but potential side effects raise concernsA ketamine-like drug that could be licensed in the UK as soon as November could transform treatment for severe depression, one of the country’s leading psychiatrists has said.The drug, called...
18:39 2019-07-12

Hannah Williams shooting: Cops to release footage of incident on California freeway Police in California will release bodycam footage from an officer who fatally shot a 17-year-old female driver after her speeding vehicle collided with the on-duty cop’s SUV, department officials said. Fullerton police said Thursday they intend to release the footage from the officer-involved shooti...
18:52 2019-07-12

Tropical Storm Barry could become hurricane before smashing Louisiana coast Tropical Storm Barry is strengthening Friday as it makes its way toward the Gulf Coast — and it could intensify to a hurricane just before it makes landfall along the Louisiana coast, forecasters predict. The storm, packing maximum sustained winds of 50 miles per hour, is relatively slow-moving, hea...
18:52 2019-07-12

Cocktail of the week: Riding House Cafe’s garden leave - recipe | The Good Mixer Summery like an elderflower collins, but with champagne for an altogether more upmarket livenerCucumber, gin, elderflower, lemon and a big measure of fizz – what could be more summery and refreshing than that?Serves 1 Continue reading......
19:26 2019-07-12

Barcelona Sign New Player Antoine Griezmann, But Still Have The Same Old Problems The transfer that has been over a year in the making, and has felt basically inevitable for a couple months now, has now been completed. Antoine Griezmann is at last officially a Barcelona player....
19:26 2019-07-12

Eleven Years After The Greatest Match Ever: A Federer-Nadal Wimbledon Liveblog Novak Djokovic awaits in the final. Either Roger Federer or Rafael Nadal will join him after today’s semifinal. GOATs are grazing everywhere the eye can see. Roger has mastered the grass and Wimbledon is historically his home turf, but Rafa has beaten him here before—famously, in their 2008 final, t...
19:26 2019-07-12

NBA Teams Shouldn't Be Allowed To Even Think About 2026 Daryl Morey and the Houston Rockets pushed the absolute limits of the NBA’s rules on trading draft picks to dump Chris Paul in Oklahoma City and bring in a slightly younger ball-dominant point guard—one who’s only two years removed from his last All-NBA first team appearance instead of five. To ditc...
19:26 2019-07-12

Alex Bregman Fielded A Grounder With His Face Baseball’s back! One game, anyway. Lance Lynn, having the best season of his career at age 32, struck out 11 and became MLB’s first pitcher to 12 wins as the Rangers beat the Astros 5-0 Thursday night. And Alex Bregman put the lie to that old John McGraw quote....
19:26 2019-07-12

AOC tears into Trump for 'manufactured' border crisis at emotional hearing on migrant detention Democratic Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez tore into what she called the Trump administration’s “policy of dehumanization” and stood by claims that detained migrants were told to drink out of toilet bowls at a fiery and emotional hearing about the migrant crisis at the border that featured the New Yor...
19:26 2019-07-12

Gay and Once Divorced, a Rabbi’s Experiences Help Her Broaden Judaism’s Tent Rabbi Lisa Grushcow, a Rhodes scholar who leads a Montreal synagogue, has won over many skeptics. Even a local Orthodox rabbi said, “Rabbi Grushcow is my rabbi.”...
19:26 2019-07-12

Man who set fatal Queens fire staged a sex assault to frame ex-boyfriend The man who torched a Queens home — killing himself and two others — was busted days earlier for staging a home invasion sex attack he hoped would get his ex-boyfriend arrested, police and law enforcement sources told The Post. David Abreu Nuñez called police around 1 a.m. Sunday claiming he was att...
19:26 2019-07-12

Riverside Church pastor tight-lipped on alleged sex-toy shopping spree She’s taking a vow of silence. The Rev. Dr. Amy Butler, ousted pastor of Riverside Church, was tight-lipped Friday morning when asked about the sex-toy shopping spree scandal that torpedoed her cushy career. A grim-faced Butler stepped out of her West 104th Street apartment building carrying a...
19:26 2019-07-12

Ohio reports first case of measles in two years amid national outbreak Health officials in Ohio urge parents to get children vaccinated against highly contagious illnesses such as measles.        ...
19:39 2019-07-12

The Latest: Prosecutors: Kelly tried to hide explicit videos Federal prosecutors in Chicago say R&B singer R. Kelly went to great lengths to cover up sexually explicit videos of himself with minor girls when he realized some were missing from his collection...
19:39 2019-07-12

Murder victim’s sons jump their mother’s killer at hearing, attack captured on video A sentencing hearing for a man found guilty of fatally shooting an Ohio mother two years ago ended abruptly after the woman’s sons attacked the convicted killer. The shocking courtroom assault happened Thursday in a Mahoning County courtroom and was captured on camera. Video shows a man wearin...
19:52 2019-07-12

Armed man in custody after ramming police cruiser during chase PICTURE ROCKS, Ariz. – An armed man is in police custody after he reportedly rammed a Marana police cruiser during a vehicle chase Thursday morning. He was just captured — Marana Police Dept (@MaranaPD) July 12, 2019 Kyle Montgomery, 25, was apprehended Thursday afternoon by Marana Police De...
19:52 2019-07-12

The best-selling Instant Pot is at its lowest price ever Prime Day pricing has come early for Instant Pots, as you can get the most popular model, the DUO60 6 Qt 7-in-1, is at its lowest price ever.       ...
19:52 2019-07-12

'Hawkeye' Jeremy Renner headlines Summer of Jeep ad campaign The actor best known as Hawkeye in 'The Avengers' films is the new face and voice of Fiat Chrysler Automobiles’ Summer of Jeep ad campaign.       ...
19:52 2019-07-12

UPDATE 1-China to impose sanctions on U.S. firms that sell arms to Taiwan China said on Friday it would impose sanctions on U.S. firms involved in a deal to sell $2.2 billion worth of tanks, missiles and related equipment to Taiwan, saying it harmed China's sovereignty and national security....
19:52 2019-07-12

UPDATE 2-India-U.S. trade talks end without major progress -sources U.S. and Indian trade negotiators ended talks on Friday without making major progress on a range of disputes over tariffs and other protectionist measures imposed by both sides that are straining bilateral ties, according to officials with knowledge of the discussions....
19:52 2019-07-12

Judge Clears Way for Amazon and Microsoft to Compete for Giant Pentagon Contract Oracle had alleged that Amazon and the Defense Department biased the $10 billion JEDI contract in Amazon’s favor, but was unable to change the Pentagon’s decision....
20:00 2019-07-12

Skullcandy Indy Review Skullcandy Indy is priced at Rs. 7,499 and brings a lot of style to the truly wireless audio segment, but how do these earphones sound? We review to find out....
20:00 2019-07-12

'Britons will soon feel the slap': Iran threatens UK after British navy sends second warship to Persian Gulf The British Navy sent another warship to the Persian Gulf region after one of its destroyers fended off three Iranian ships attempting to harass a British tanker....
20:00 2019-07-12

The best vacuum deals you'll find on Prime Day 2019 — including upright, cordless, and robot vacuums Vacuums of all types — upright, cordless, robot, and more — will be on sale during Prime Day, which runs from July 15-16. We anticipate that you could save more than $100 on popular models from brands like Dyson and iRobot. See our Prime Day vacuum deal predictions below. Every year, we...
20:13 2019-07-12

Will Boeing recover from the 737 Max crisis? Boeing announced on Thursday that the head of its 737 program, Eric Lindblad, is set to retire. The Boeing 737 Max was the fastest-selling airliner in Boeing history, selling more than 5,000 aircraft over the past few years. Then two fatal crashes halted all sales. There was a major problem with th...
20:13 2019-07-12

Spanish Franco-era 'stolen babies' campaigner finds her family The woman who has led the campaign on behalf of hundreds given up for adoption during the Fascist dictatorship, has found her biological mother gave her up for adoption voluntarily. She is continuing her legal battle....
20:13 2019-07-12

Rediscovering a Jewish cultural legacy at 'The Weimar Republic of Yiddishland' Held in the city of Goethe and Schiller, Yiddish Summer Weimar is the world's most prominent annual Yiddish culture event. This year it revives the Jewish creative fervor associated with Weimar-era Germany....
20:13 2019-07-12

Rush Limbaugh unveils Betsy Ross shirt in response to Kaepernick, Nike: 'This is not the land of grievance' Radio host Rush Limbaugh said Friday he released a Betsy Ross T-shirt to give people an opportunity to pushback on those who trash American values and do not stand for American ideals....
20:13 2019-07-12

New Orleans Saints rookie Carl Granderson gets jail time for sexual battery New Orleans Saints rookie Carl Granderson was sentenced Thursday to six months in jail after he pleaded no contest to sexual battery and unlawful contact charges....
20:13 2019-07-12

USWNT midfielder Allie Long's wedding ring, key to city stolen from hotel room after ESPYs The Los Angeles Police Department is investigating a burglary at USWNT player Allie Long's hotel room Wednesday night following the ESPY awards.       ...
20:26 2019-07-12

Williams back at Silverstone in his 50th year as team boss The British Grand Prix at Silverstone has always been a season's highlight for Frank Williams and this weekend is no exception even if his 50th year in the sport sees his team last and without a point....
20:39 2019-07-12

Italy frees Eritrean refugee mistaken for human trafficker An Eritrean carpenter residing in Sudan was arrested in 2016 as part of a joint British-Italian operation. Three years later, a court in Sicily said he isn't the human trafficking kingpin they wanted....
20:52 2019-07-12

U.S. producer prices rise marginally, suggest tame inflation U.S. producer prices rose slightly for the second straight month in June as an acceleration in the cost of services was offset by cheaper energy goods, resulting in the smallest annual increase in producer inflation in nearly 2-1/2 years....
20:52 2019-07-12

Jordan buckling under pressure of growing refugee crisis Jordan’s dangerous geopolitical position, surrounded by civil wars and taking in overwhelming amounts of foreigners, could seriously threaten the survival of one of the only stable regimes left in the Middle East....
20:52 2019-07-12

In 'Harry Met Sally' tribute, New York deli invites contestants to 'have what she's having' In the 1989 movie "When Harry Met Sally," actor Meg Ryan's loud rendition of a woman faking an orgasm while seated at a New York deli stands as one of the most memorable moments in film history....
21:00 2019-07-12

Lack of breastfeeding costs global economy nearly $1B every day: researchers A new website developed by researchers in Canada and Asia showed that the world could have saved $341 billion each year if mothers breastfeed their children for longer, helping prevent early deaths and various diseases....
21:00 2019-07-12

Conservatives want CSIS to investigate John McCallum for election interference McCallum recently told the South China Morning Post that he had warned China that more harmful actions against Canada would help the Conservative party get elected....
21:00 2019-07-12

Peter Crouch, the affable beanpole who won over fans everywhere | Paul Wilson The former England striker, who has retired at 38, had an unusual skill-set and took the robot dance back to the massesWith the possible exception of Brent Sancho, the Trinidad and Tobago defender whose dreadlocks he grabbed when leaping to score a header for England in the 2006 World Cup, no one in...
21:00 2019-07-12

U.N. extends special rapporteur for Eritrea The United Nations agreed Thursday to extend a mandate for a special rapporteur in the African country of Eritrea for one year, but countries on the continent mostly abstained or voted against it....
21:26 2019-07-12

Sotheby's 'Space Exploration' exhibit, auction timed to Apollo 11 anniversary Sotheby's this weekend will begin displaying items from the collections of astronauts involved in NASA's mission to land on the moon ahead of a planned New York auction later this month....
21:39 2019-07-12

2020 candidate Amy Klobuchar unveils plan for senior Americans Sen. Amy Klobuchar, D-Minn., unveiled her plan for seniors Friday that includes assistance for people with chronic ailments, a strengthening of Medicare and Social Security, and reducing drug prices....
21:39 2019-07-12

Ford partners with VW on electric vehicles, self-driving cars Ford and Volkswagen AG will expand their alliance to include electric vehicles and collaborate with Argo AI to develop self-driving vehicles, the companies announced Friday....
21:39 2019-07-12

Trump approves federal emergency aid for Louisiana ahead of Tropical Storm Barry President Donald Trump has declared a federal emergency for Louisiana ahead of Tropical Storm Barry, authorizing federal agencies to coordinate relief efforts ahead of the storm's landfall....
21:39 2019-07-12

Amazon investing $700M to 'upskill' 100,000 workers Retail giant Amazon has said it will invest $700 million to train new workers for jobs like data mapping scientists, solutions architect, security engineer and business analyst -- a plan to "upskill" 100,000 employees....
21:39 2019-07-12

Migrant children still being separated from parents at border More than a year after the Trump administration ended a controversial policy that led to hundreds of family separations, as many as five migrant children per day continue to be separated from their parents at the border....
21:39 2019-07-12

Exclusive: Panama to withdraw flags from more vessels that violate sanctions Panama will withdraw its flag from more vessels that violate sanctions and international legislation, the country's maritime authority told Reuters, following the removal of about 60 ships linked to Iran and Syria from the Panamanian registry in recent months....
21:52 2019-07-12

Turkey begins receiving Russian missiles in challenge to U.S. and NATO Turkey began taking delivery of an advanced Russian missile defense system on Friday, a move expected to trigger U.S. sanctions against a NATO ally and drive a wedge into the heart of the Western military alliance....
21:52 2019-07-12

Opinion: In today's NBA, every summer can be a blockbuster, whether players are free agents or not Players have the power in the NBA and they wield it at will. Just look at the wild deals from this summer, which didn't include just free agents.       ...
22:00 2019-07-12

UPDATE 1-Indivior loses appeal to block generic Suboxone opioid treatments A divided federal appeals court on Friday ruled against Indivior Plc in its bid to stop Dr. Reddy's Laboratories Ltd and Alvogen from selling generic versions of its opioid addiction treatment Suboxone film that infringed its patents....
22:01 2019-07-12

U.S. federal judge orders FDA to implement 10-month deadline for e-cig applications A U.S. federal judge on Friday ordered the Food and Drug Administration to impose a 10-month deadline for the submission of e-cigarette applications, turning the screws on companies like Juul Labs Inc whose products have come under intense scrutiny for their popularity among teenagers....
22:01 2019-07-12

EMERGING MARKETS-Latam currencies climb to 15-month high on Fed optimism Latin American currencies scaled a 15-month high on Friday as hopes of an interest rate cut by the U.S. Federal Reserve later this month boosted investor confidence, while stock indices in the region were subdued. MSCI's index of Latin American currencies touched its highest levels since April 20...
22:01 2019-07-12

7-year-old killed when truck and horse-drawn carriage collide in Missouri A 7-year-old boy has died and several people were injured, police said, after a pickup truck and a horse-drawn carriage collided in Missouri on Thursday....
22:01 2019-07-12

Dad of Celtics draft pick Tremont Waters found dead in Connecticut hotel room The father of a recently drafted Boston Celtics player was mysteriously found dead in a Connecticut hotel room, according to a report Friday. Edwin Waters Jr. — the father of 21-year-old point guard Tremont Waters — was pronounced dead Thursday at a Super 8 Hotel in West Haven, cops told the Connect...
22:01 2019-07-12

Documentary explores the twisted world of women-hating ‘incels’ A disturbing new BBC documentary explores the dark world of “incels” -- an online community of male virgins who hate women and praise mass murderers....
22:13 2019-07-12

Seeing green helps kick cravings for booze, smokes and junk food: study Struggling with addiction? Let Mother Nature help nurse you back to health, science says. A new study led by the University of Plymouth in the UK has revealed that spending time in green spaces — whether hiking a trail or simply relaxing in a park — is linked to fewer and less powerful cravings for....
22:13 2019-07-12

Self-cloning super ticks are coming to suck out all our blood Savage-as-hell ticks — which recently killed a fifth cow by sucking its blood until it died — are coming for us humans next. Infectious disease researchers are becoming increasingly alarmed at the murderous Asian Longhorned tick, which has made its way from farm animals to an unsuspectin...
22:13 2019-07-12

‘The Lion King’ is a lie that erases the female pride: scientist Some catty critics have said that the characters in the new remake of “The Lion King,” featuring the animal kingdom animated with CGI technology, lack the “charisma” and expressiveness of the original cartoon version. Zoologists and lion researchers, however, argue that the b...
22:13 2019-07-12

Ex-ICE chief Homan delivers fiery defense of border agents at hearing, rips lawmakers: 'Do your job' Former acting Immigration and Customs Enforcement Director Thomas Homan delivered a fiery defense of border agents during a House hearing where Democratic lawmakers just hours earlier had decried conditions at migrant detention centers -- as he ripped into the agency's congressional critics and said...
22:26 2019-07-12

Europe Set to Delay Iran Dispute Decision, Despite U.S. Pressure European powers are likely to put off for weeks a decision on triggering a dispute procedure in the nuclear deal with Iran, which might worsen tensions with the U.S. over how to deal with Tehran....
22:39 2019-07-12

Winning lottery ticket spent a month on oblivious winner's coffee table A Maryland man said he was cleaning the clutter off his coffee table when he discovered a forgotten Powerball ticket that earned him a $50,000 payday....
22:39 2019-07-12

One week later, a 4.9 quake hits Ridgecrest A 4.9-magnitude earthquake was reported near Ridgecrest, California, on Friday morning -- one week after a 7.1-magnitude temblor struck Southern California, the US Geological Survey said....
22:39 2019-07-12

FTC approves roughly $5 bln Facebook settlement - WSJ The United States Federal Trade Commission voted this week to approve a roughly $5 billion settlement with Facebook Inc over a long-running investigation into the company's privacy missteps, the Wall Street Journal reported on Friday....
23:00 2019-07-12

Chile to study trans-Pacific cable to connect South America with Asia Chile on Friday took a step toward building the first fiber-optic cable to directly connect South America and Asia, a project that has piqued the interest of China's Huawei and Japan's NEC....
23:00 2019-07-12

Nationwide wave of immigrant arrests to commence this weekend, Trump says A nationwide wave of arrests of immigrants facing deportation will commence this weekend, U.S. President Donald Trump said on Friday, confirming that the plan, intended to discourage a surge of Central American migrants, was on track after a delay....
23:00 2019-07-12

U.S. House passes $733-billion defense policy bill after Trump threatens veto The U.S. House of Representatives approved a $733-billion defense policy bill on Friday, defying President Donald Trump's veto threat by including provisions like a clampdown on funding for his planned wall on the border with Mexico....
23:00 2019-07-12

Screaming woman with knives arrested near Buckingham Palace A woman was arrested near Buckingham Palace on Friday morning after she ran toward the royal grounds clutching three large knives – two days after a man climbed the front gates while Queen Elizabeth was in residence. The screaming woman, who was wearing a pink T-shirt, shorts and a military-style ca...
23:00 2019-07-12

Ex-IPS Officer, BJP's Bharati Ghosh Seeks Transfer Of Cases Against Her Former Indian Police Service officer and BJP leader Bharati Ghosh approached the Supreme Court on Friday seeking transfer of all the cases registered against her by the West Bengal police to an......
23:00 2019-07-12

Blog: 3 Reasons Why India Lost World Cup And Why Dhoni Wasn't One Of Them MS Dhoni, the man with more than 10,000 ODI runs and a batting average in excess of 50, is still deemed as the "Best Finisher" by his fans and many cricket pundits....
23:13 2019-07-12

Packers profit drops 98% to $724,000, hurt by losing The Green Bay Packers reported a profit of just $724,000 in their latest fiscal year, which included their second straight season without a playoff appearance, a large contract for Aaron Rodgers and change in head coach from Mike McCarthy to Matt...       ...
23:13 2019-07-12

GM: 76ers betting on growth of Harris, Simmons The 76ers are betting that Tobias Harris and Ben Simmons can step into the closer role that had been occupied by Jimmy Butler, who is now with the Heat....
23:13 2019-07-12

Underappreciated Novak Djokovic shows why Wimbledon title path runs through him Wimbledon loves an underdog, but the defending champion was not going to spare Roberto Bautista Agut as he progressed to a sixth men's singles final....
23:13 2019-07-12

Astronomers create ‘cosmic cheat sheet’ to help find aliens Despite our best efforts, humanity has yet to find the existence of intelligent extraterrestrial life. So, we’ve decided to cheat. Astronomers at Cornell University have created what they call a “cosmic cheat sheet,” utilizing nature’s color palette from the early days of the...
23:26 2019-07-12

Tennessee Governor Totally Cool With the State Celebrating KKK Grand Wizard Nathan Bedford Forrest was an early leader of the Ku Klux Klan, and every July 13, Tennessee’s governor honors the racist bastard. That won’t change this year thanks to Gov. Bill Lee....
23:26 2019-07-12

Kamala Harris claims her campaign is being targeted by Russian bots: 'We already know we are' Sen. Kamala Harris, D-Calif, claimed on Friday that "Russian bots" have already attacked her presidential campaign during her appearance on "The Breakfast Club."...
23:39 2019-07-12

Bronx HS stabber was looking for fight when he pulled knife on classmates: prosecutor A bullied Bronx high schooler brought a switchblade to history class because he was itching to use it, a prosecutor said Friday, in closing arguments in the manslaughter trial of Abel Cedeno, the teen who killed one classmate and seriously injured another during a 2017 brawl. But Cedeno — who&...
23:39 2019-07-12

Dozens of birds fall from the sky like 'a horror movie.' They were poisoned, experts say Sarah King, founder of local nonprofit Casper's Bird Rescue, was contacted by a member of her staff who discovered corella birds falling out of nearby trees and the sky.        ...
23:52 2019-07-12

Greenland Was on Fire This Week Amid 'Unprecedented' Arctic Burn Two years ago, Greenland lit ablaze. It was weird, and a harbinger of things to come on our changing planet. It just didn’t seem like they would come again so soon.Read more......
23:52 2019-07-12

Spider-Man: Far From Home's Marketing Was an Illusion Worthy of Mysterio Himself While seeing Spider-Man: Far From Home in a public screening this past weekend, two unexpected things about the people in the theater jumped out at me that elevated the filmgoing experience. The first was a moment of alarm when horrific sounds from a Midsommar screening next door began bleeding thro...
23:52 2019-07-12

The Life Cycle of a Beach Read The cover is clean and brand-new, the pages are crisp — and then your vacation begins. Jessica Olien illustrates the path to the dog-eared and waterlogged....
23:52 2019-07-12

Facebook to be fined $5bn for Cambridge Analytica privacy violations – reports The $5bn fine would be the largest ever levied by the Federal Trade Commission against a technology companyThe Federal Trade Commission has reportedly voted to approve fining Facebook roughly $5bn to settle an investigation into the company’s privacy violations that was launched following the Cambri...
23:52 2019-07-12

Ocasio-Cortez, Tlaib and Pressley detail conditions in border detention facilities – video In an emotional testimony to the House oversight committee on Friday, Democratic representatives Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, Ayanna Pressley and Rashida Tlaib described conditions at an immigrant detention center, decrying alleged mistreatment happening 'in front of the American flag'. During Ocasio-C...
23:52 2019-07-12

5 tips to get the most out of Amazon Prime Day Don't miss out on any of the best Prime Day deals! Here are 5 tips on how to get ready before the big day.       ...
00:00 2019-07-13

Tetris 99’s New Splatoon Theme Adds A Perfect Amount Of Pop This weekend, Tetris 99 is holding its fifth Maximus Cup, and this time, it’s pairing up with Splatoon 2 in honor of that game’s final Splatfest happening next weekend. The partnership means that Tetris 99 has added a special timed Splatoon theme. It’s a match made in Tetromino heaven....
00:00 2019-07-13

Vips take first F3 pole of 2019 for Hitech GP at Silverstone Red Bull Formula 1 junior Juri Vips delivered a first pole of the season for Hitech Grand Prix in one of the most exciting sessions of the Formula 3 season so far at Silverstone...
00:00 2019-07-13

What to know about duct tape wart removal Warts are not usually harmful, but some people consider them unsightly and wish to remove them. One technique that people can try at home is duct tape wart removal. Learn more about this method of wart removal, as well as some other treatment options, here....
00:13 2019-07-13

How doctors got it wrong: 3 'conditions' they no longer recognize Historically, doctors have got things wrong and, occasionally, very much so. In this Spotlight feature, we look at three no longer recognized 'conditions.'...
00:13 2019-07-13

Sandy Hook parents lose state court appeal against Newtown over school shooting A Connecticut state appeals court has rejected an appeal by the parents of two shooting victims of the 2012 Sandy Hook massacre to hold the town of Newtown and its school district liable....
00:39 2019-07-13

South African minister aims to revoke extradition of ex-Mozambique finance minister: document South Africa's new justice minister will apply to have his predecessor's decision to extradite former Mozambican finance minister Manuel Chang to his home country set aside, according to a document seen by Reuters....
00:39 2019-07-13

Wimbledon day 11: Roger Federer and Novak Djokovic reach men's final – video Defending Wimbledon champion Novak Djokovic will face eight-times winner Roger Federer in Sunday’s men’s singles final after both completed four-set semi-final wins on Friday, against Roberto Bautista Agut and Rafael Nadal respectively. In the quad wheelchair doubles, Britain’s Andy Lapthorne and Au...
01:00 2019-07-13

Markets close at record highs amid rumors of Fed interest rate cut Major U.S. stock indexes closed at all-time highs Friday upon hints from Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell that an interest rate cut could come soon....
01:00 2019-07-13

Novak Djokovic beats Roberto Bautista Agut to reach Wimbledon final It felt like the undercard to the Federer-Nadal match to follow, but the top-ranked Djokovic was forced to produce his best tennis of the tournament in the four-set win....
01:01 2019-07-13

Comment of the Day: If You're Going to Spend Money on Anything, Make It Tires Edition Our dear David Tracy is off on another adventure, kind of, having acquired yet another a $500 Jeep he’ll probably end up driving for years. But the point of this post is to talk priorities....
01:13 2019-07-13

E.P.A. Plans to Curtail the Ability of Communities to Oppose Pollution Permits The agency is preparing to weaken rules that, for a quarter-century, have given communities a voice in deciding how much industrial pollution may legally be released nearby....
01:13 2019-07-13

Five Travel-Friendly Dresses That Belong in Your Suitcase I travel a ton. When I’m on the road, at conferences, in the air, or wandering around a new city, I don’t just want to have pockets, I need them. I’m not talking about the useless front pockets on a pair of skinny jeans, I’m talking the kind of pockets you can sink your cell phone, car key, and even...
01:39 2019-07-13

Read this: How director Andrea Arnold lost “creative control” of Big Little Lies’ 2nd season Last season, Big Little Lies began as a show shrouded in mystery, wound around a murder, but whose? And how? And why? Those questions were answered in the show’s then-series/now-season finale, paving the way for further complications in season two....
02:01 2019-07-13

‘Pandora’ star Oliver Dench follows great aunt Dame Judi’s path Pandora | Tuesday, 8 p.m., The CW The CW’s sci-fi drama “Pandora” is more than “Riverdale” in outer space, but you can count on the photogenic cast to face amorous dilemmas. “There’s potential for many romantic entanglements,” executive producer Thomas Vitale said of the show, created by Mark A. Alt...
02:13 2019-07-13

USAF's Mountain Home AFB stays busy with F-35A fighter plane rotations Idaho's Mountain Home Air Force Base is now the location of the largest off-station operation of F-35 II fighter planes, the U.S. Air Force noted on Friday....
02:13 2019-07-13

United Arab Emirates pulls out of Saudi-led coalition in Yemen Military forces of the United Arab Emirates have started a withdrawal from Yemen, Emirati officials said, leaving Saudi Arabia to fight Houthi rebels....
02:13 2019-07-13

Shawn Mendes and Camila Cabello's Romance Heats Up in San Francisco Shawn Mendes and Camila Cabello have left their hearts in San Francisco! As fans continue to speculate as to what's really going on between the pop stars, the duo popped up in the......
02:39 2019-07-13

Cardi B Claps Back After Jermaine Dupri Calls Today's Female Rappers "Strippers Rapping" Cardi B has a few words for Jermaine Dupri. After the 46-year-old artist likened today's female rappers to "strippers rapping," the "Bodak Yellow" star took to social......
02:39 2019-07-13

Austrian politician arrested after firing pistol from balcony An Austrian police tactical unit was deployed after a 57-year-old local politician fired indiscriminately from his balcony. No one was injured, and the populist Freedom Party of Austria suspended the unidentified man....
02:39 2019-07-13

S-400 missile system: What is it and why does Turkey want it? Turkey is set to become the first and so far the only NATO member to use Russia's advanced S-400 missile system. What is so special about this weaponry and why is Turkey risking its US ties over it? DW has the details....
02:39 2019-07-13

Dash cam footage upload portal saves 9,700 days of police time News 12 Jul, 2019 Portal launched one year ago by Nextbase has saved police forces across the UK 68,474 hours of dash cam video processing time...
02:39 2019-07-13

India, US Discuss Broad Contours Of Bilateral Trade And Commercial Ties India and the United States on Friday held a detailed discussion on a range of trade issue with an aim to strengthen bilateral economic relations, the Ministry of Commerce and Industry said on Friday....
02:52 2019-07-13

Mets, who once saw themselves as contenders, have changed tune and will be sellers at deadline New York Mets GM Brodie Van Wagenen says team must 'face our reality' heading into deadline, says Mickey Callaway will be manager rest of season.       ...
03:26 2019-07-13

Chants of 'classrooms, not cages' as hundreds gather for immigration vigil in DC Hundreds of people gathered Friday night for Washington’s “Lights for Liberty” event and vigil, one of more than 700 that were planned worldwide.        ...
03:26 2019-07-13

Has the media 'sanitized' the accusations against Jeffrey Epstein? In Jeffrey Epstein coverage, some media outlets have been slammed by abuse survivors for using terms such as "underage women" and "sex with minors."        ...
03:26 2019-07-13

Viral video sparks outrage in New Orleans over arrest of black brass band musician Video of police in New Orleans arresting a black brass band musician after a call from a white store owner is going viral on social media.        ...
03:26 2019-07-13

Yankees have Diamondbacks starter on their radar While the Yankees are clearly looking to upgrade their rotation, there’s no guarantee they’ll add anyone — let alone a significant piece like San Francisco’s Madison Bumgarner or Cleveland’s Trevor Bauer, which is why they could also be interested in Arizona left-hander Robbie Ray. Tim Wilken, the D...
03:26 2019-07-13

Win over Manny Pacquiao would take Keith Thurman to new heights Welterweight boxing champion Keith Thurman must like his name because he sure says it a lot — as in “When Keith Thurman steps in the ring, you’re dealing with Keith Thurman and he’s a baaaaad man.” Or, “I fight in the ring wearing red, white and blue because when Keith Thurman is in the ring......
03:26 2019-07-13

LeVar Burton expects he'll beam into 'Star Trek: Picard' With Patrick Stewart now warping back to the "Star Trek" universe in CBS All Access' upcoming streaming series "Picard," can a reunion with some of Jean-Luc Picard's old crewmates from the U.S.S. Enterprise also be in the cards?...
03:39 2019-07-13

Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, fellow Democrats testify on 'cruelty' of border facilities Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, one of several lawmakers who toured two border facilities in Texas, testified Friday about what she described as the "cruelty" of Trump administration's treatment of migrants....
03:39 2019-07-13

Michael Knowles: Piece calling 'Lion King' fascist 'the stupidest article I've ever read in The Washington Post' Conservatives, moderates and some Democrats have been painted as fascistic, and now animated children's tales have joined their ranks, Knowles asserted Friday on "The Story."...
04:00 2019-07-13

Feds Add New Sex Crimes Charges Against US Singer R. Kelly Embattled R&B singer R. Kelly was arrested Thursday night in Chicago on new federal sex-crime charges, just months after he was charged at the state level with abuse and aggravated sexual assault....
04:00 2019-07-13

Horror as boy, 12, found with 30 stab wounds, genitals cut off and signs of dismemberment POLICE are investigating after a 12-year-old boy was found dead with over 30 stab wounds, his genitals cut off and signs of attempted dismemberment on his young body....
04:00 2019-07-13

UPDATE 4-U.S. regulators approve $5 bln Facebook settlement over privacy issues - source The U.S. Federal Trade Commission approved a roughly $5 billion settlement with Facebook Inc this week over its investigation into the social media company's handling of user data, a source familiar with the situation said on Friday....
04:13 2019-07-13

NASA Awards Contract for Infrastructure Support Services NASA has awarded eight contracts for architect-engineering services in support of the Facilities Infrastructure Division at NASA’s Glenn Research Center in Cleveland....
04:26 2019-07-13

Somalia Attack Claimed by Shabab Kills 10, Including Canadian Journalist At least 10 people, including a Canadian journalist, were killed by militant Islamists in an attack on a hotel in the port city of Kismayo, a Somali official said....
04:26 2019-07-13

These pension plans are at risk of going broke. Now lawmakers need to agree on a fix Retirement benefits for more than 1 million people could be at risk if nothing is done to help save underfunded multiemployer pensions. The House of Representatives is set to consider a bill that addresses the problem....
04:39 2019-07-13

This starfish ‘ravioli’ is not edible — but Twitter is still craving it This sea star is making waves. A starfish which resembles ravioli has found viral fame far beyond its ocean home. Plinthaster dentatus or “The Spongivorous Cookie Star,” as the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration refers to the stuffed-looking star species, has enraptured Twit...
04:39 2019-07-13

This is how many times Americans think about sex a day A poll of 2,000 Americans looked at how frequently respondents consciously think and talk about sex typically and aimed to assess their comfort levels on the subject....
04:39 2019-07-13

Robert Mueller testimony pushed to July 24, giving more time for questioning Mueller had been scheduled to testify July 17 about the findings of his Russia investigation. But lawmakers in both parties complained that the short length of the hearings would not allow enough time for all members to ask questions....
04:52 2019-07-13

Domingo German looks Cy Young worthy as Yankees cruise There are multiple reasons why the Yankees have the best record in the American League. The biggest one is how they have smothered the AL East. With Domingo German pitching like a Cy Young candidate and Edwin Encarnacion’s three-run double, the Yankees rolled past the pathetic Blue Jays, 4-0, on Fri...
04:52 2019-07-13

11 years after epic, Federer tops Nadal in Wimbledon semis Roger Federer beats Rafael Nadal in four sets to reach his 12th Wimbledon final; Novak Djokovic awaits in the title match        ...
05:13 2019-07-13

Trump says U.S. envoy to Japan will run to be Tennessee senator U.S. Ambassador to Japan William Hagerty will run to be the next Tennessee senator, President Donald Trump announced on Twitter on Friday, giving Hagerty his strong endorsement....
05:26 2019-07-13

Red Sox hit 3 HRs, beat Dodgers 8-1 in World Series rematch Xander Bogaerts hit a three-run homer, Eduardo Rodriguez struck out 10 and the Boston Red Sox beat the Los Angeles Dodgers 8-1 in rematch of the 2018 World Series       ...
05:52 2019-07-13

2019 Wimbledon odds, picks, best predictions: Tennis expert reveals picks for Serena Williams vs. Simona Halep Gavin Mair, who called Naomi Osaka winning the 2018 U.S. Open at 32-1, has locked in his picks for Williams vs. Halep in the Wimbledon women's final....
06:00 2019-07-13

Domingo Germán helps Yankees beat Blue Jays 4-0 Domingo Germán cruised through six innings of three-hit ball, Edwin Encarnación hit a three-run double and the New York Yankees kicked off the second half with a 4-0 victory over the Toronto Blue Jays on Friday night....
06:26 2019-07-13

Los Angeles Angels pay tribute to pitcher Tyler Skaggs in first home game since his death The Angels paid Tyler Skaggs an emotional tribute before and during their first home game since the pitcher's death.       ...
06:52 2019-07-13

Maldonado, Soler hit home runs, Royals beat Tigers 8-5 Martin Maldonado and Jorge Soler hit late homers and Whit Merrifield scored on a wild pitch as the Kansas City Royals beat the Detroit Tigers 8-5       ...
06:52 2019-07-13

Hawaii governor declares emergency for Maui wildfire Hawaii's governor on Friday declared an emergency on the island of Maui, where firefighters were battling a blaze that has forced the evacuations of thousands of people and sent huge clouds of smoke billowing over nearby beaches....
06:52 2019-07-13

JonBenét Ramsey’s former photographer indicted on child porn charges An Oregon man who reportedly photographed JonBenét Ramsey just months before her unsolved 1996 murder — and was later arrested for walking down a street naked, muttering “I didn’t kill JonBenét” — was indicted this week on child porn charges. Randall DeWitt Simons, 66, ...
07:00 2019-07-13

Kentucky Fried Chicken in North Carolina explodes, blast caught on camera (NBCNEWS) – Surveillance video caught the moment a Kentucky Fried Chicken restaurant in North Carolina exploded, reducing it to rubble. The explosion happened around 12:30 a.m. Thursday in Eden, which is about 35 miles north of Greensboro. Eden police said the fast-food restaurant closed betwe...
07:52 2019-07-13

Pence slams CNN for 'dishonest' coverage of detention center visit; says America 'deserves the full story' Vice President Mike Pence blasted CNN late Friday night for what he described as the network's "dishonest" coverage of his trip to a migrant detention center in Texas....
08:26 2019-07-13

Jeffrey Epstein: how US media – with one star exception – whitewashed the story The Miami Herald exposed a vast criminal network and a government cover-up – but why the silence elsewhere?When Julie K Brown of the Miami Herald approached a former police chief of Palm Beach, Florida, in 2017, hoping to get him to open up about his investigation of the child sex crimes for which t...
08:26 2019-07-13

‘Every day, it is a risk’: immigrant communities paralyzed by fear of impending Ice raids Mayors in major cities have pledged to support those targeted by Sunday’s ‘enforcement operations’When CG heard that Donald Trump had announced raids by the immigration enforcement agency Ice a few weeks ago, she turned to her husband. Get groceries, she told him, like a storm is coming.“Bananas, mi...
08:26 2019-07-13

A letter to… a very special au pair ‘Dark brown eyes and brown-black hair… you stole a little nine-year-old boy’s heart’: the letter you always wanted to writeThere were many au pairs through my pre-teen life – but then you arrived. Dark brown eyes. Brown‑black hair, naturally wavy. A skin colour I hadn’t seen up close before: delicat...
08:26 2019-07-13

Spider-Man is showing our boys that normal guys can be heroes too | Gaby Hinsliff Youngsters are growing up with a much broader concept of masculinity – and even Hollywood is catching upNot all superheroes wear capes. But if they come in many guises, what they tend to have in common is a desire to save the world. And that’s what makes the new Spider-Man movie so interesting: here...
08:26 2019-07-13

Suicide attack on hotel kills at least seven in Somalia Two journalists among those who died in al-Shabaab attack on popular hotel in Kismayo At least seven people have been killed in a suicide bomb and gun attack claimed by al-Shabaab militants on a hotel in southern Somalia, a security official said.Authorities said a suicide bomber rammed a vehicle lo...
08:26 2019-07-13

Hawaii governor declares emergency for Maui wildfires Hawaii's governor on Friday declared an emergency on the island of Maui, where firefighters were battling a blaze that forced the evacuations of thousands of people and sent huge clouds of smoke billowing over nearby beaches....
08:52 2019-07-13

What links Tulip, Carnation, Bulldozer and Jeans? The Weekend quiz From Coronation Street to Shakespeare, test your knowledge with the Weekend quiz1 The British Guiana 1c Magenta is the world’s most valuable what?2 Which literary dame appeared in Coronation Street in 1961?3 Which shy mammals might gather in a cete?4 The Diadochi fought for control over whose empire...
08:52 2019-07-13

A look at Serena Williams' dominant career Unless you've been living under a rock the past two decades, you know that Serena Williams has carved out a legendary tennis career. But, if you're a rock dweller, here's a refresher on just how amazing it's been.        ...
09:00 2019-07-13

Anti-ICE protesters pull down American flag, raise Mexico flag, vandalize 'Blue Lives Matter' flag Authorities in Colorado restored an American flag Friday evening after protesters demonstrating outside a U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) facility pulled down the star-spangled banner and flew the flag of Mexico in its place....
09:00 2019-07-13

Ford's Letting Us Down on Electric Cars The Ford Motor Company bravely and ambitiously announced today that it would be launching an all-electric model... based on existing MEB platform architecture cribbed from Volkswagen. The VW I.D. 3, sharing that platform, is planned for launch next summer. Ford is going all-in on this electric thing...
09:39 2019-07-13

A ‘Dark Lord’ Falls in Russia’s Growing Power Struggle The arrest of a powerful law enforcement official highlights the deepening rivalries of the country’s security services as President Vladimir V. Putin approaches another term limit....
09:52 2019-07-13

'We kind of couldn't believe it:' American passenger recounts 21-hour delay as airline struggles American Airlines blames flight woes on a slowdown by its mechanics to gain leverage in contract talks. The union denies it and blames management.       ...
09:52 2019-07-13

Don’t expect Brodie Van Wagenen to deal Mets’ top two arms MIAMI — Jacob deGrom and Noah Syndergaard probably can plan on continuing with the Mets beyond July 31. In assessing his trade chips Friday, general manager Brodie Van Wagenen said he would expect both pitchers to remain with the club. “We have some expiring contracts that are attractive to people a...
10:00 2019-07-13

What James Harden guarantees regarding Russell Westbrook reunion This can work. The last time James Harden and Russell Westbrook were on the same NBA team they were playing for the Thunder in the Finals in 2102. A disgruntled Harden left for the Rockets that offseason and now the league’s two highest scorers over the past five seasons will be in a lineup together...
10:00 2019-07-13

Protesters take down US flag and replace it with a Mexican flag at ICE detention center @mattmauronews/Twitter Protesters gathered outside of an Immigration and Customs Enforcement center in Aurora, Colorado, and hoisted a Mexican flag on Friday afternoon. An upside down Blue Lives Matter flag spray painted with "Abolish ICE" was also raised. Around 2,000 protesters gathered at the Au...
10:26 2019-07-13

Nursing assistant caught on video raping disabled care-home resident: prosecutors A Seattle nursing assistant was arrested earlier this month for allegedly repeatedly raping a 50-year-old disabled woman in his care at an assisted living facility, according to reports. ...
10:26 2019-07-13

Return of the jelly shoe sparks concerns for environment Campaigners say PVC used in footwear is made from fossil fuels and is difficult to recycleThe footwear equivalent of Crayola crayons and lunchboxes, the jelly shoe is back for the summer. But with most of the shoe made from PVC, it might seem an odd trend for our plastic-anxious times.Online searche...
10:39 2019-07-13

Somali security forces end al-Shabab hotel siege An al-Qaida-linked extremist attack on a hotel in the Somali port city of Kismayo has killed at least 18 people, including two journalists. The hotel is often frequented by lawmakers and government officials....
10:52 2019-07-13

We're playing for him: Angels honor Skaggs with amazing game The Angels will always have the memory of one incredible night to assuage their sadness when they think about Tyler Skaggs' death       ...
11:01 2019-07-13

U.S. Service Member Killed in Action in Afghanistan The U.S. military says an American service member has been killed in action in Afghanistan, but offered no further details about the service member’s identity or circumstances surrounding the death....
11:13 2019-07-13

Glenn Greenwald has faced pushback for his reporting before. But not like this. The polarizing U.S. journalist, known for his role in the Snowden case, has turned his focus on a popular official in Brazil — and drawn death threats....
12:13 2019-07-13

Duchesses Meghan and Catherine set to attend Wimbledon final Duchesses Meghan and Catherine are expected to attend Wimbledon on Saturday to watch Serena Williams chase her 24th grand slam title in the women's singles final against Simona Halep....
12:26 2019-07-13

How we live together: 'Our drama teacher made us act as if we were about to kiss' The opera students who share a homeTom and I are both on the opera course at the Royal Academy of Music, in London. One of our most vivid early encounters was when our drama teacher made us walk into the middle of a circle of our peers and act as if we were about to kiss. Continue reading......
12:39 2019-07-13

In the frame: summer's best sunglasses – in pictures Whether you want to look sophisticated in tortoiseshell or add a pop of colour courtesy of pink heart-shaped frames, here’s our selection to help you put other sun-seekers in the shade Continue reading......
12:39 2019-07-13

Devin Nunes: Without jail time for Russia probe 'dirty cops', no Republican will trust DOJ for ‘generations' House Intelligence Committee ranking member Devin Nunes, R-Calif., indicated the U.S. would face major political consequences if Justice Department officials didn't face jail time for their conduct during the Russia investigation....
13:13 2019-07-13

LA’s Finest: the Bad Boys spin-off where Jessica Alba says “Really?” a lot With its unrelenting banter and heavy-handed characters, this buddy-cop series is perfect hangover TV – but nothing moreAs I have been told throughout my life (that’s childhood, adolescence, adulthood, an argument I had with my cousin in 1998 about the legitimacy of his claim that he had a PlayStati...
13:39 2019-07-13

Angels pay tribute to late Tyler Skaggs with 'too-good-for-Hollywood' no-hitter Angels toss combined no-hitter while honoring fallen teammateRarity was first in California since 13 July 1991: Skaggs’ birthdaySkaggs, a pitcher, was found dead aged 27 in hotel room on 1 JulyWhen the Los Angeles Angels think about Tyler Skaggs in the months and years ahead, Andrew Heaney is gratef...
14:39 2019-07-13

South Asia soaked as monsoons hit India, Nepal, Bangladesh Monsoon-triggered floods and landslides have killed at least 40 people in South Asia in two days. Almost 870,000 people have been affected by floods in India's northeastern state of Assam....
14:52 2019-07-13

Bundesliga: US international goalkeeper Zack Steffen joins Düsseldorf The signing of the American could mean that Fortuna Düsseldorf's No. 1, Michael Rensing, will have to fight for his spot between the sticks in the upcoming season, Keep up with all of the Bundesliga moves right here!...
14:52 2019-07-13

Binotto: No doubt Vettel is fully committed to Ferrari and F1 Ferrari team principal Mattia Binotto believes there is no doubt that Sebastian Vettel is "fully committed" to a future in Formula 1 with the Italian team...
15:00 2019-07-13

How you can see which companies found you on Facebook Facebook's new ad-transparency features can give valuable context into how companies find you, but it’s not likely to stop a tracking industry.       ...
15:39 2019-07-13

Nile Rodgers | This much I know The musician, 66, on being united in the disco era, his friendship with Stephen Hawking, and inventing hip-hopI love New York, it’s given me everything. I grew up on the Lower East Side and it was such a diverse, multicultural neighbourhood. Irish, Poles, Italians, Jews, Latinos African Americans. I...
15:52 2019-07-13

The Morning After: That's what quantum entanglement looks like Hey, good morning! You look fabulous. The AMD vs. NVIDIA midrange GPU battle is heating up, Microsoft went back to the '80s and Nintendo introduced a Switch Lite. Oh, and some Amazon workers will strike on Prime Day. Welcome to your weekend....
15:52 2019-07-13

Tropical Storm Barry expected to become hurricane before hitting Louisiana coast Residents along the Gulf Coast are waking up to power outages as Tropical Storm Barry approaches the coasts of Louisiana and Mississippi with winds gusting to over 80 mph, just short of hurricane strength. The National Weather Service said Barry is expected to become a hurricane before reaching the ...
16:00 2019-07-13

Foundation Stone Of Pak University In Birth Place Of Guru Nanak Dev Laid The foundation stone of Baba Guru Nanak International University has been laid in Nankana Sahib, the birth place of founder of Sikhism Baba Guru Nanak Dev, in Pakistan's Punjab province, more that a......
16:00 2019-07-13

Hawaii Governor Declares Emergency In Maui For Wildfires Hawaii's governor on Friday declared an emergency on the island of Maui, where firefighters were battling a blaze that forced the evacuations of thousands of people and sent huge clouds of smoke......
16:00 2019-07-13

She Was Face Of Spain's Stolen-Baby Scandal, Says She Wasn't Abducted Ins Madrigal, who last year became the face of a decades long child abduction scandal that still haunts Spain, has discovered that she was not among the estimated 30,000 babies stolen during the rule......
16:00 2019-07-13

Hulu is bringing back 4K streaming for some shows and devices Hulu is currently behind rivals such as Netflix and iTunes when it comes to support for 4K content, but the service has now switched on 4K streaming again – for some shows and some devices.4K content streaming was pulled from Hulu last year, though the company didn't really explain why o...
16:13 2019-07-13

| Clashes kill more than 100 fighters in northwest Syria More than 100 fighters were killed in clashes between regime and jihadist-led forces in northwest Syria, a war monitor said, as violence raged on the edge of an opposition bastion despite a September truce deal....
16:26 2019-07-13

Protein-Rich Foods: Include These High Protein Vegan Foods In Your Weight Loss Diet There are a plethora of vegan protein sources available for those following a plant-based diet. Try these protein-rich foods to fulfill your protein requirement....
16:52 2019-07-13

Chandrayaan-2: All You Need to Know About India's Second Lunar Mission Chandrayaan-2 ISRO mission will be India's first space mission to conduct a soft landing on the moon. Here's every key detail you need to know about it....
16:52 2019-07-13

Bottas denies teammate Hamilton pole for British GP Valtteri Bottas was six milliseconds faster than Mercedes teammate Lewis Hamilton on Saturday to take pole position for the British Grand Prix       ...
16:52 2019-07-13

Seeking 9th Wimbledon title, Federer faces Djokovic in final Roger Federer will be seeking his record ninth Wimbledon title when he faces defending champion Novak Djokovic in the final       ...
16:52 2019-07-13

How being a female tech founder prepared this CEO to fight the medical system when she got cancer Leila Janah was diagnosed with a rare sarcoma at the age of 36. She put her entrepreneurial skills to use as a patient, both in getting access to an unapproved drugs and in getting her doctors on the same page....
17:00 2019-07-13

Paul Pogba could still be named Man Utd captain despite attempts to secure Real Madrid transfer ​Ole Gunnar Solskjaer claims Paul Pogba will be considered for the captaincy of Manchester United, despite his attempts to engineer a move to Real Madrid....
17:00 2019-07-13

With ICE Raids Looming, Immigrants Worry: ‘Every Time Someone Knocks, You Get Scared’ With the possibility of immigration raids looming, many immigrants were worried, and planning to stay out of sight. One family canceled their vacation....
17:01 2019-07-13

After scuffles, Hong Kong police warn protesters to refrain from violence, leave scene Hong Kong police appealed to protesters on Saturday to refrain from violence and leave the area after scuffles in the town of Sheung Shui, where thousands of demonstrators had converged earlier in the day to protest against mainland Chinese traders....
17:13 2019-07-13

UK police warning to media over diplomat's leaked memos stirs anger Senior British politicians, including both contenders to be the next prime minister, joined journalists on Saturday in criticizing police for warning media not to publish leaked government documents, saying it was a "dangerous road to tread"....
17:13 2019-07-13

South Korea 'clearly' called for withdrawal of Japan's export curbs at meeting: Seoul official South Korean trade ministry officials "clearly" called on Japan to drop its export restrictions on the neighboring country at a bilateral meeting on Friday, a Seoul official told Reuters on Saturday, rebutting Tokyo's claims that Seoul did not make such a demand....
17:13 2019-07-13

This Death Star presidency is no ally for modern Britain The Kim Darroch affair is final proof that Trump’s America is increasingly at odds with the UK’s multicultural, democratic values and national interestKim Darroch is but the latest victim of Donald Trump’s Death Star presidency, which collides at random with people and countries, sparking destructio...
17:26 2019-07-13

Trump report card: Mixed week, resignations, raids, record Dow This week’s White House Report Card finds that President Trump’s economy continues to roar, as does federal spending. He lost his Labor Secretary Alex Acosta but swapped in an acting secretary, Patrick Pizzella, who promises to move far quicker to implement Trump’s agenda and war on regulations....
17:26 2019-07-13

Meghan Markle and Kate Middleton Return to Wimbledon for a Duchesses' Day Out It's the duchess' day out! Meghan Markle and sister-in-law Kate Middleton attended day 12 of the 2019 Wimbledon Tennis Championships together on Saturday to watch the Duchess of......
17:52 2019-07-13