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2019-09-17 10:29

Factbox: Britain's insulin providers prepare for Brexit fallout With Britain sourcing the vast majority of the insulin needed by its 1 million diabetics from overseas, its biggest providers have had to restructure their supply chains in case a chaotic Brexit disrupts the normal arteries of trade....
2019-09-17 10:00

With a backup to the backup, insulin makers say they're primed for Brexit For two men trained as scientists, the bosses of Britain's major insulin providers have had to become experts in ferry schedules, trucking laws and warehouse capacity as they seek to guarantee the supply of life-saving drugs through a chaotic Brexit....
2019-09-17 10:00

Ozone on track to heal completely in our lifetime, UN environment agency declares on World Day. At the current momentum, scientists predict the planet’s protective shield of gas - or ozone layer as we know it - will be completely healed as far as some regions of the planet are concerned, by the 2030’s, the UN’s environmental agency (UNEP) revea...
2019-09-17 10:00

Monday’s Daily Brief: Ozone layer heals, 'regional conflagration' risk rises over oilfield attacks, South Sudan update, Myanmar genocide threat remains A recap of Monday’s top stories: The ozone layer is on track to repair; Instability rises over oilfield attacks in Saudi Arabia; General Assembly chief Espinosa bows out; Disaster and conflict displace thousands in Asia Pacific; Sexual violence unpun...
2019-09-17 10:00

FCC approves first commercial use of 3.5GHz band A new band of spectrum will soon be freed up for everything from your smartphone to iOT devices. The FCC today gave approval to five companies to begin what it calls "initial commercial deployment" of the 3.5GHz band. Those selected include Google, F...
2019-09-17 10:00

GNU founder Richard Stallman resigns from MIT, Free Software Foundation After reports revealed the lengths undertaken by some at MIT to accept donations from convicted sex offender and sex trafficker Jeffrey Epstein, MIT Media Lab director Joi Ito resigned. Now, computer scientist Richard Stallman, founder of the GNU ope...
2019-09-17 10:00

Uber will restrict NYC drivers' access to app due to new regulations Uber drivers in NYC may find themselves unable to access the app during lull periods. According to Reuters, the ridesharing giant will start locking drivers out of its app at times and in areas with low demand to comply with the city's new regul...
2019-09-17 10:00

Blue's Yeti X microphone comes with everything you need to sound like a pro Blue's microphones have been a popular choice for podcasters and live streamers for years, mostly due to their plug-and-play ease of use. Now the company is aiming to make things even easier with its latest USB mic: the Yeti X. The new $169.99 o...
2019-09-17 10:00

The places that finance forgot Countries fall off the global financial grid for a host of reasons: political obtuseness, lack of sovereign recognition, the departure of correspondent banking relationships, even Ebola. But we make a mistake if we think of these places as distant an...
2019-09-17 10:00

Oil price spike will be 'quite harmful' to some countries: Investor Frank Tsui of Value Partners says the situation in the oil market seems "manageable" unless there is more military action in Saudi Arabia. He also weighs in on the Chinese property market....
2019-09-17 10:00

Fantasy football sizzlers, fizzlers: How high can Lamar Jackson's value go? Starting with two huge games has vaulted Ravens QB into fantasy football's elite tier; Drew Brees' injury takes toll on Alvin Kamara, others.       ...
2019-09-17 10:00

Reigning NL MVP Christian Yelich believes Brewers can still make playoffs without him Christian Yelich, the reigning NL MVP, is done for the year, but he does not believe his Milwaukee Brewers are done.       ...
2019-09-17 10:00

New York Jets backup QB Trevor Siemian injured in ugly hit: Enter third-stringer Luke Falk The New York Jets are on to quarterback No. 3. After losing Sam Darnold to mononucleosis, Trevor Siemian lasted just more than a quarter Monday night.       ...
2019-09-17 10:00

Cleveland Browns' Chris Smith opens up on playing for girlfriend who died in accident Browns DE Chris Smith played in Monday night's win over the Jets, which was just days after his girlfriend was killed in an accident in Cleveland.       ...
2019-09-17 10:00

Miami Dolphins trade defensive back Minkah Fitzpatrick to Pittsburgh Steelers, per reports The Dolphins' rebuild continues, as the team has traded defensive back Minkah Fitzpatrick to the Steelers for a first-round pick, per reports.       ...
2019-09-17 10:00

'He said that?' Browns get last laugh on Gregg Williams' assessment of Odell Beckham Jr. The trading of barbs between the Browns and their former interim head coach, Gregg Williams, continued after Monday night's game.       ...
2019-09-17 10:00

Odell Beckham Jr. has big game as Cleveland Browns topple undermanned New York Jets Odell Beckham Jr. had a successful return to MetLife Stadium, scoring a long touchdown in the Cleveland Browns' win over the New York Jets.       ...
2019-09-17 10:00

Islamic State Releases Purported Audio Message From Leader Islamic State leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi ordered his followers to redouble their efforts to further the extremist group’s cause, in an audio message apparently aimed at raising morale after it lost control over its self-proclaimed caliphate in parts...
2019-09-17 10:00

Former Italian Prime Minister Matteo Renzi to Unveil New Party Italy’s new government suffered its first setback, as the country’s center-left party split in two, complicating life for an already unwieldy governing coalition....
2019-09-17 10:00

Effort to Stem Deaths Among Children Falls Short, Report Says Nearly two-thirds of children in developing countries live in villages, cities or regions where deaths under 5 years of age aren’t declining rapidly enough to meet United Nations goals, according to a new report....
2019-09-17 10:00

Here Is Your First Thrilling Look at Sean Spicer on Dancing With the Stars Sean Spicer, a man who once professionally lied to the American public about the size of Donald Trump’s inauguration crowd, among other things, is now a contestant on Dancing With the Stars, because the punishment for attempting to rationalize a Musl...
2019-09-17 09:32

80,000-Plus Kaiser Permanente Workers Are Going on Strike More than 80,000 unionized Kaiser Permanente employees plan to strike in October, marking the biggest labor action in the country in over two decades....
2019-09-17 09:32

After Sacklers shift at least $1 billion around, Purdue files for bankruptcy Enlarge / Bottles of Purdue Pharma L.P. OxyContin medication sit on a pharmacy shelf in Provo, Utah, US, on Wednesday, Aug. 31, 2016. (credit: Getty | Bloomberg) OxyContin-maker Purdue Pharma filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection Sunday night ...
2019-09-17 09:32

Knives made of frozen feces don’t make the cut, disproving well-known legend Enlarge / An example of a "hand-shaped" knife blade made out of frozen human feces by anthropologists at Kent State University. (credit: M. Eren et al./J. Arch. Sci.) Famed anthropologist Wade Davis inadvertently created an academic urban legend wi...
2019-09-17 09:32

South Korea on alert after 1st African swine fever case confirmed South Korea is on alert Tuesday to prevent the spread of African swine fever after the first case of the animal disease was confirmed near the border with North Korea....
2019-09-17 09:32

The Northern Hemisphere Just Had Its Warmest Summer On Record The Northern Hemisphere just had its hottest summer on record since 1880, according to National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration data released Monday. NOAA found the average global surface......
2019-09-17 09:32

US Doesn't Need Middle-East Oil, Trump Assures After Saudi Aramco Attacks Amid a flurry of Twitter posts on Monday morning, U.S. President Donald Trump turned to the weekend attack on Saudi Arabia's oil facilities and assured his audience the United States had become such a......
2019-09-17 09:32

People Line Up Outside This US Restaurant And Pay Whatever They Want Every day, hungry people form a line outside Drexell & Honeybee's restaurant in Alabama before it opens for lunch. There are no prices on the menu. That's because diners can pay whatever they want....
2019-09-17 09:32

After Boris Johnson's No-Show, Luxembourg PM Mocks Him At Press Meet British Prime Minister Boris Johnson boasted ahead of Monday Brexit talks that he was like the Incredible Hulk, who gets stronger when he gets angrier. But it was European fury that was on display....
2019-09-17 09:32

Texas Girl, 10, Dies Of Rare Brain-Eating Amoeba A 10-year-old girl has died in the hospital, her family said in a statement on Monday, after she contracted a rare brain-eating amoeba while swimming in a Texas river....
2019-09-17 09:32

Stand Up To Beijing, Hong Kong Singer Tells US Lawmakers, Companies Hong Kong singer and activist Denise Ho wants U.S. lawmakers and companies to criticize Beijing's actions in Hong Kong, to help change the Chinese Communist Party's behaviour....
2019-09-17 09:32

Apple Embarks On EU Court Battle Over 13-Billion-Euro Tax Bill Apple embarks on an epic court battle with the EU on Tuesday, fighting the commission's landmark order that the iPhone-maker reimburse Ireland 13 billion euros ($14 billion) in back taxes....
2019-09-17 09:32

Who Can Boost Crude Supply To Offset Saudi Oil Attacks? Here's A List Here is a list of countries that could boost crude production to offset losses from Saudi Arabia in the event that the disruption to supplies from the attacks on its Abqaiq and Khurais processing......
2019-09-17 09:32

US Teen Jailed For 20 Years For Supporting Pak-Based Terror Group Lashkar A US court on Monday sentenced a North Texas man to 20 years of imprisonment for providing material support to terror outfit Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT). US District Judge Reed O'Connor sentenced Michael......
2019-09-17 09:32

Perils Of Gender And Geography Hamper Global Development, Says Report Despite steady development gains, a child's birthplace is still the biggest predictor of its future health, and no matter which country you're born in, life is harder if you're a girl, a major report......
2019-09-17 09:32

Nepali Climber Aims To Scale 14 Tallest Peaks In 7 Months The current record for climbing the world's 14 tallest peaks is almost eight years. Nepali climber, Nirmal Purja, who served in the British special forces, has a target of seven months....
2019-09-17 09:32

Hong Kong Train Derails During Rush Hour, 8 Injured A passenger train derailed during the morning rush hour in Hong Kong on Tuesday leaving eight people injured, authorities said. Images from the scene showed three carriages had left the tracks and......
2019-09-17 09:32

US Reaches Trade Deals With Japan, Says Donald Trump US President Donald Trump said on Monday Washington had struck trade agreements with Tokyo that could be implemented without congressional approval, but stopped short of assuring Japan that new......
2019-09-17 09:32

Brad Pitt Phones Astronaut, Asks "Did You Spot Indian Moon Lander"? When Brad Pitt called the International Space Station (ISS) Monday to talk to American astronaut Nick Hague, the conversation turned to the unexpected consequences of weightless life....
2019-09-17 09:32

Israel PM Benjamin Netanyahu Fights For Record Fifth Term In Elections Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu faces a battle for political survival in a closely fought election on Tuesday that could end his 10-year domination of national politics....
2019-09-17 09:32

Iran Says Policy Of "Maximum Pressure" Worthless, Rules Out Talks With US Iran's supreme leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei on Tuesday ruled out negotiations with the US, as tensions mount between the arch-foes after Washington blamed Tehran for attacks on Saudi oil......
2019-09-17 09:32

Pak Hindu Girl Found Dead In Hostel Room; Family Claims She Was Murdered A Pakistani Hindu girl from Sindhwas found dead in her hostel room on Tuesday. While the police has said shekilled herself, the girl's family claimed she was murdered....
2019-09-17 09:32

Young people’s longlist announced for National Book Awards Laurie Halse Anderson, Jason Reynolds and Kwame Alexander are among the 10 authors on the young people’s literature longlist for the National Book Awards...
2019-09-17 09:00

Shane Gillis no longer joining SNL cast after outcry over racist language The comedian, who was announced Thursday as a featured player for Season 45, was criticized for using slurs against Asians and the LGBT community in recent podcast episodes....
2019-09-17 09:00

Weapon detector tech trial under way in bid to tackle knife crime Technology which can detect if people are carrying hidden weapons will be used by police for the first time in a London railway station in a bid to tackle knife crime....
2019-09-17 09:00

Revealed: Children as young as six victims of dating app sex crimes The home secretary has said she is appalled by the revelation that children, one of them six years old, have been sexually groomed or assaulted after contact with adults on over-18 dating sites....
2019-09-17 09:00

Devs restore Modern Warfare’s mini-map after two days of beta backlash Enlarge / How am I supposed to see around that tank like I have X-ray vision without my mini-map? After years of annualized releases, you might think the basic elements of Call of Duty—like the user interface and heads-up display—would be pretty s...
2019-09-17 09:00

South Korea on highest alert after African swine fever found South Korea has raised its animal disease alert to the highest level after discovering its first outbreak of deadly African swine fever at a pig farm in Paju, a town near its border with North Korea, the agriculture ministry said on Tuesday....
2019-09-17 09:00

Perils of gender and geography hamper global development, report finds Despite steady development gains, a child's birthplace is still the biggest predictor of its future health, and no matter which country you're born in, life is harder if you're a girl, a major report said on Tuesday....
2019-09-17 09:00

Father, son fishermen video humpback whale breaching waters off New Jersey A father and son who were on a fishing trip off the coast of New Jersey last week managed to grab a once-in-a-lifetime video of a massive humpback whale breaching the water just feet from their boat....
2019-09-17 09:00

| Militiamen death toll rises to 38 in Central African Republic rival fighting The death toll of militiamen killed in rival group fighting in the Central African Republic at the weekend has risen to 38, according to an internal United Nations report...
2019-09-17 09:00

EVs, batteries could draw bulk of $7B GM pledge to UAW New electric vehicles, an all-electric pickup truck and an advanced battery system could draw much of the $7 billion that GM has pledged to invest in the U.S....
2019-09-17 09:00

NJ man arrested for taking upskirt pics of girls at Starbucks A man was arrested for allegedly taking photographs up the skirts of high school girls at a New Jersey Starbucks last week, according to a report. Louis Tournour, of Paramus, was busted last Friday outside the chain coffee shop on Route 17 in Ridgewo...
2019-09-17 08:32

Elizabeth Warren vows to take on corruption before crowd of 20,000 at Washington Square Elizabeth Warren pledged to tackle corruption in Washington, DC, and enact economic reforms that would no longer enrich the wealthy and powerful during a speech on Monday. Speaking to more than 20,000 supporters in Washington Square Park, the Massach...
2019-09-17 08:32

Tenants in common or beneficial joint tenants: how can joint homeowners make sure their share in a property passes to their inheritors? My colleague and I would like to buy a flat together and cannot afford to do this on our own. What rules do we need to put in place to ensure we only own our share?...
2019-09-17 08:32

Anwar El Ghazi headbutt on Aston Villa team-mate Tyrone Mings just 'handbags', says captain Jack Grealish Aston Villa captain Jack Grealish has played down Anwar El Ghazi attempting to headbutt team-mate Tyrone Mings, describing the mid-match incident as "handbags" and soon "put to bed."...
2019-09-17 08:32

CDC activating Emergency Operations Center to aid vaping crisis investigations As U.S. health officials are investigating what might be causing hundreds of serious breathing illnesses in people who use e-cigarettes and other vaping devices, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has activated its Emergency Op...
2019-09-17 08:32

What Apple Risks By Doing Momentous Events Without Momentous News Over the past couple of years, Apple has made one thing abundantly clear: It’s trying to transform from a hardware company into a services company, with subscription offerings like Apple Music and Apple News+ intended to make up ground amid ind...
2019-09-17 08:32

JPMorgan metals traders accused of manipulating prices Three JPMorgan Chase traders were accused by the Justice Department on Monday of masterminding a “massive,” eight-year scheme to manipulate international markets for precious metals like gold and silver. From 2008 to 2016, Michael Nowak, Gregg Smith,...
2019-09-17 08:32

WeWork to launch IPO roadshow as soon as Tuesday: source The owner of office-sharing company WeWork plans to launch a roadshow in New York for an initial public offering as soon as Tuesday, The Post has learned. Despite persistent skepticism about the company’s business prospects and corporate governance u...
2019-09-17 08:32

FCC backs Nexstar’s $4.1B deal for Tribune Media stations The Federal Communications Commission OK’d Nexstar’s $4.1 billion takeover of Tribune Media Monday — paving the way for the Texas-based Nexstar to become the largest broadcast company in the US with 144 stations in 115 markets. The FCC’s commissioner...
2019-09-17 08:32

Yang’s ‘Freedom Dividend’ is the best bribe from presidential candidates Now let’s talk about the wonderful bribes being offered by presidential candidates who want your vote. And then let’s see if we can come up with something more to our liking. President Trump, who’ll be the Republican candidate, is bribing voters with...
2019-09-17 08:32

WeWork pushes IPO back at least a month The owner of office sharing startup WeWork agreed late Monday to postpone its stock debut until at least October — the latest in a series of setbacks to its initial public offering plans, The Post has learned. Earlier Monday, the San Francisco compan...
2019-09-17 08:32

How to stop a downturn without boosting the deficit or cutting rates Is there a way to help the economy without boosting the deficit or cutting interest rates to silly levels? I think there is, and it’s a way I’ve suggested many times with no result. But I’ll try again. Washington should change the rules — even if onl...
2019-09-17 08:32

The squeeze is on and banks will be feelin’ it We already know that savers have been hurt for a decade by extra-low interest rates. But now banks are also feeling pain. As you probably heard, the Federal Reserve’s policy-making committee is meeting Tuesday and Wednesday this week. And on that las...
2019-09-17 08:32

Talent agency Endeavor plans to raise up to $712M in IPO Endeavor, which owns Hollywood’s biggest talent agency and mixed martial arts entertainment giant Ultimate Fighting Championship, plans to raise as much as $712 million in an initial public offering, it said Monday. The offering will value Endeavor, ...
2019-09-17 08:32

Musk claims 'pedo guy' slur about Thai cave diver unintended Elon Musk has said he did not intend to accuse a diver who helped rescue 12 Thai boys from a cave of being a paedophile - despite calling him a "pedo guy"....
2019-09-17 08:32

Saudi oil attack: 'Looking like' Iran was responsible, says Trump Donald Trump has said it is "looking like" Iran was behind the attacks on Saudi Arabia's oil facilities, but he has insisted that he does not want war....
2019-09-17 08:32

Brad Pitt interviews astronaut Nick Hauge from International Space Station "Ad Astra" actor Brad Pitt called the International Space Station for a conversation with NASA astronaut Nick Hauge on Monday ahead of the film's release....
2019-09-17 08:32

Gemma Arterton, Alessandro Nivola to star in 'Black Narcissus' miniseries "Lost in Austen" actress Gemma Arterton and "American Hustle" alum Alessandro Nivola are set to star in the three-part BBC/FX adaptation of the 1939 novel, "Black Narcissus."...
2019-09-17 08:32

One night only: You can stay at 'Downton Abbey's Highclere Castle, thanks to Airbnb Airbnb is giving two super-fans the opportunity to stay in 'Downton Abbey's Highclere Castle and live like a Crawley for a night.       ...
2019-09-17 08:32

UAE official: Saudi Aramco attacks are a dangerous escalation Attacks on oil plants in Saudi Arabia are a dangerous escalation and the international community should stand by Riyadh and ensure regional stability, a senior United Arab Emirates official said on Tuesday....
2019-09-17 08:00

South Korea to develop anti-drone system amid standoff with North South Korea is to invest 88 billion won ($74 million) to develop a weapons system by 2023 that can detect and strike drones, its procurement agency said on Tuesday, after incidents of infiltration by North Korean spy drones....
2019-09-17 08:00

Rohingya in Bangladesh face tide of hostility as welcome turns to fear When more than 730,000 Rohingya fled into Bangladesh from Myanmar in 2017, Bangladeshi journalist Sharif Azad was sympathetic to the plight of his fellow Muslims, survivors of a military-led crackdown the United Nations has branded genocide....
2019-09-17 08:00

Italy's former PM Renzi breaks away from ruling PD, claims loyalty to government: press Former Italian Prime Minister Matteo Renzi said he would break away form the ruling Democratic Party (PD) as he sought to set up a new centrist force in the country, but claimed his move would not weaken the new government led by Giuseppe Conte....
2019-09-17 08:00

Israel's Netanyahu fights for record fifth term in do-over election Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu faces a battle for political survival in a closely fought election on Tuesday that could end his 10-year domination of national politics....
2019-09-17 08:00

Train Derails in Hong Kong, Injuring 5 and Snarling Commute One man and four women were hospitalized after the rush-hour derailment. Such accidents are exceedingly rare in Hong Kong, and the cause was not immediately clear....
2019-09-17 08:00

Analysis: Sean Spicer is just the latest politico hoping to dance his way into your heart Tom DeLay in 2009, in the middle of his indictment on charges of campaign money laundering. Rick Perry in 2016, after his failed presidential bid. Now, Sean Spicer, after his brief and inglorious tenure as the White House press secretary for the Trum...
2019-09-17 08:00

3 founding board members of Women's March leaving after allegations of anti-Semitism Founders of the Women's March are leaving the organization's board after facing allegations of anti-Semitism, which they deny, that threatened to overshadow the work of grassroots activists....
2019-09-17 08:00

The Point: Can Donald Trump change the electoral map, again? Donald Trump is in New Mexico tonight for a campaign rally, the latest sign his 2020 reelection team believes he can carry the Land of Enchantment in 2020....
2019-09-17 08:00

5 takeaways from the new book about Brett Kavanaugh Robin Pogrebin and Kate Kelly dropped a political bombshell on Washington when they published an excerpt of their book on Brett Kavanaugh describing an additional incident from the Supreme Court justice's time at Yale in the 1980s that didn't come ou...
2019-09-17 08:00

Band wears T-shirts designed by bullied fan Members of the University of Tennessee marching band got to be some of the first people to wear the wildly popular anti-bullying T-shirt inspired by a 4th-grade fan, who was teased for his homemade shirt....
2019-09-17 08:00

OxyContin maker files for bankruptcy Purdue Pharma filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy in New York Sunday as part of its framework for settling litigation with multiple states and governments....
2019-09-17 08:00

Walmart's car seat recycling program starts Walmart is partnering with TerraCycle -- a global waste management company that works with consumer product companies, retailers, cities and facilities to recycle "difficult-to-recycle" products and packaging -- to offer the nation's largest car seat...
2019-09-17 08:00

The prison where Huffman wants to go Now that Felicity Huffman has been sentenced to 14 days in prison for her role in a massive college admissions scam, attention has turned to where she'll spend her time behind bars....
2019-09-17 08:00

Epstein accusers can't receive damages over plea deal A federal judge in Florida handed down a loss Monday to Jeffrey Epstein's accusers, who have for years been trying to get payments and undo Epstein's 2007 plea deal in a sex trafficking case....
2019-09-17 08:00

For 1 in 16 US women, first sexual intercourse experience was rape, study says The first experience with sexual intercourse for more than 3 million U.S. women was forced in their early teens, according to a new study.        ...
2019-09-17 08:00

Today in History for September 17th Highlights of this day in history: The Battle of Antietam sets a bloody record during America's Civil War; Work ends on U.S. Constitution; Israel and Egypt's leaders sign Camp David Accords; Singer Hank Williams born; 'MASH' premieres. (Sept. 17) &...
2019-09-17 08:00

AP series: Jamaica corals come back from the brink A dedicated band of Jamaicans are rescuing coral reefs, showing nature can heal. Introducing “What Can Be Saved?,” a new weekly AP series spotlighting heroic efforts to restore a world threatened by climate change. (Sept. 17)     ...
2019-09-17 08:00

Counterfeit pot vapes flood market amid illnesses Want to make a counterfeit cannabis vape that looks like the real thing? The easy availability of replica packaging helps explain an explosion in counterfeiting in California’s vape market that also could be linked to an emerging health crisis. (Sept...
2019-09-17 08:00

Trump says Green New Deal would turn US into ‘hermit nation’ President Trump warned a rally crowd in New Mexico on Monday that the Green New Deal would turn the United States into a “hermit nation.” Touting the country’s energy production in Albuquerque, the president threatened that “under the Green New Deal ...
2019-09-17 08:00

Bodies of four kids found after mom discovered dead in husband’s van Florida police believe they found the remains of four young children just hours after their mom’s body was found inside her husband’s van. Michael Wayne Jones Jr., 38, the husband of 32-year-old Casei Jones, led detectives to the remains of the four ...
2019-09-17 08:00

Oregon man who beat cancer twice wins $4.6M lotto jackpot He’s on a winning streak. An Oregon man who beat cancer twice has hit a $4.6 million lottery jackpot, officials said. Stu MacDonald, from the city of Bend, said he buys a Megabucks ticket every week and before each purchase his wife tells him, “Get t...
2019-09-17 08:00

Miami swingers club ordered to pay models nearly $1M for swiping photos A Miami swingers club has been ordered to pay nearly $1 million to a group of models after the sex joint used photos of them in advertisements without their permission, a report said Monday. Miami Velvet — the “most famous swingers club” ...
2019-09-17 08:00

Canadian man gets life in prison for murdering wife and two kids A Canadian man was sentenced to life in prison on Monday for brutally murdering his wife and two young daughters at their home nearly two years ago, according to a report. Jacob Forman, 35, had just 11 days earlier pleaded guilty to the triple killin...
2019-09-17 08:00

Apple Arcade hands-on preview: Five games that will make the service worth $5 a month When Apple first announced Apple Arcade back in March, I was thoroughly confused. It wasn’t quite as baffling of a concept as Apple TV+, but I couldn’t figure out who the intended audience was meant to be. Was Apple targeting core gamers?...
2019-09-17 07:32

‘Pokemon Go’ will add Gen 5 Pokemon from the Unova region later today Nearly a year after bringing Generation 4 Pokemon from the Sinnoh region to Pokemon Go, Niantic is expanding the game’s PokeDex once again this week with the addition of creatures from Unova. These were the Pokemon featured in Pokémon Bl...
2019-09-17 07:32

‘Seinfeld’ will start streaming on Netflix in 2021 Netflix over the next two years will lose two of its more widely streamed programs; Friends will be out the door in 2020 and The Office will be gone by 2021. In light of that, the streaming giant recently opted to open up its pocketbook and write a h...
2019-09-17 07:32

Nick Fury references X-Men, Spider-Man in secret credits scene Spider-Man has left the MCU most unexpectedly, but Marvel has plenty on its plate without him. After all, the studio just got its hands on a few valuable possessions following Disney’s Fox acquisition. Marvel has confirmed that X-Men and Fantas...
2019-09-17 07:32

The week’s 15 most-watched shows from Netflix, HBO and other popular streamers One of the interesting things that jumps out at you when checking out the current weekly list of the most-watched TV series from the top streaming services is Amazon’s competitiveness with Netflix. For a moment in time, at least. Based on the l...
2019-09-17 07:32

Attack on Saudi facilities risks dragging Yemen into ‘regional conflagration’: UN Envoy Attacks against oil facilities in Saudi Arabia over the weekend, claimed by rebel fighters in Yemen, are a sign that the war-torn country could be drawn into even greater conflict, the top United Nations official there told the Security Council on Mo...
2019-09-17 07:32

West Ham key talking points: Mike Dean unpopular among Hammers fans as Noble and Fabianski earn spirited draw West Ham missed out on the chance to go third with a goaless draw at Aston Villa, but they are now unbeaten in four and a point away from home keeps up their good start to the season....
2019-09-17 07:32

Trent Alexander-Arnold warns Liverpool to respect Napoli's 'underrated' Lorenzo Insigne Trent Alexander-Arnold has highlighted the threat posed by the 'underrated' Lorenzo Insigne as he prepares to do battle with the Napoli forward once again....
2019-09-17 07:32

Liverpool looked lost vs Napoli last year... now Jurgen Klopp wants a statement vs the 'cheeky b******s' Not even the relentlessly upbeat Jurgen Klopp would have dared tout Liverpool as potential winners of last season's Champions League after their previous visit to Naples....
2019-09-17 07:32

Ajax vs Lille: Prediction, live stream, TV channel, h2h, tickets - Uefa Champions League 2019-20 preview Ajax, the surprise package of last season's Champions League campaign, are back in action on Tuesday to kick off their group-stage campaign against Lille....
2019-09-17 07:32

Andrew Yang set to meet with 'Saturday Night Live' cast member fired for previous racial remarks Tech entrepreneur and 2020 presidential candidate Andrew Yang revealed on Monday that he will be sitting down with comedian Shane Gillis, who was fired from "Saturday Night Live" Monday just days after he had been hired as a new cast member. ...
2019-09-17 07:00

‘Will & Grace’ star Eric McCormack addresses ‘crazy’ rumors of alleged Debra Messing, Megan Mullally feud Rumors of an alleged feud between "Will & Grace" co-stars, Debra Messing and Megan Mullally, have been swirling for months -- and Eric McCormack is putting them to rest. ...
2019-09-17 07:00

Christie Brinkley opens up about 'DWTS' injury in emotional interview Christie Brinkley is opening up about her scary "Dancing with the Stars" accident  -- which left her with a broken arm -- and has her watching daughter Sailor Brinkley-Cook from the audience, instead of competing herself this season. ...
2019-09-17 07:00

Sean Spicer debuts on 'Dancing With the Stars' shimmying to Spice Girls song in neon-green ruffled shirt Former White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer made his colorful and proudly outlandish “Dancing With the Stars” debut on Monday night wearing a neon-green ruffled shirt as he shimmied to the Spice Girls song “Spice up Your Life” in a salsa routine....
2019-09-17 07:00

Trump suggests investigation into Barack and Michelle Obama's books, Netflix deals President Trump targeted both of Barack Obama's post-presidency deals in a series of tweets on Monday, calling for an investigation into the former president's book and Netflix projects....
2019-09-17 07:00

Get Ready For Christmas With Target's 15 Days of Socks Advent Calendars Merry (way-too-early) Christmas, folks! It’s me, your resident novelty Advent calendar enthusiast. I’ve already hooked you up with a few deals on Funko and LEGO calendars, and now, I’m here to tell you Target has released some calendars as well. Show...
2019-09-17 07:00

Comment Of The Day: Mass Tragedy Edition The year is 2093. All gasoline motorcycles have been replaced by electric. What was once the savior of the two-wheeled rider has been rendered obsolete, and along with it, our safety. We no longer have the healing salve of the doppler effect to alert...
2019-09-17 07:00

McLaren Driver Rescued By Helicopter After Car Flies Off Mulholland Drive Authorities in Los Angeles got a call for “headlights tumbling down a cliff” on Mulholland Drive, one of the area’s well-known driving roads, on Sunday night and used a helicopter searchlight to find a battered McLaren that had gone off the edge of t...
2019-09-17 07:00

Paul Ingrassia, who won a Pulitzer Prize in 1993 for his reporting on General Motors, died today at Paul Ingrassia, who won a Pulitzer Prize in 1993 for his reporting on General Motors, died today at the age of 69. Ingrassia covered the auto industry for over 30 years, primarily for The Wall Street Journal. I highly recommend his 1994 book, “Comeba...
2019-09-17 07:00

GM autoworkers go on nationwide strike General Motors employees went on strike nationwide Monday following the expiration of the company's collective bargaining contract with the United Auto Workers....
2019-09-17 07:00

Striking GM autoworkers seek to undo union deal setting different wage tiers General Motors workers went on strike this week in part to undo an agreement their union, the United Auto Workers, made nearly a decade ago to protect longtime workers at the expense of new ones. New hires at GM make only about as much as longtime wo...
2019-09-17 07:00

Where next for the EBRD? As the role of the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development comes under scrutiny in Brussels, president Sir Suma Chakrabarti mounts a vigorous defence of the bank’s unique business model and sets out his vision for its future....
2019-09-17 07:00

KfW: The quiet giant of German finance With a balance sheet of €486 billion, KfW is Germany’s third-largest bank and a key player in German finance. Does it provide a protective cloak to the country’s financial well-being or cast a shadow over its banking sector?...
2019-09-17 07:00

Tyson Fury to see specialist due to doubts over Deontay Wilder rematch Tyson Fury maintained his unbeaten status by seeing off Otto Wallin, but suffered a huge gash close to his eye which has cast doubt over his future fights...
2019-09-17 07:00

|OxyContinmakerPurduePharmafilesforbankruptcytowipeout2000lawsuits Purdue Pharma has filed for bankruptcy with a more than $10bn plan to settle claims that it fuelled the US opioid epidemic by illegally pushing sales of its addictive OxyContin painkiller....
2019-09-17 06:32

|BMFslamsOldMutual’s'disregard'forcourtsinMoyosaga The Black Management Forum has accused Old Mutual and its chair Trevor Manuel of disregarding the courts and the rule of law during its legal battle with axed CEO Peter Moyo....
2019-09-17 06:32

|ABInBevamong39firmstargetedasEUprobesBelgiantaxes Anheuser-Busch InBev NV is among 39 firms targetted by fresh European Union investigations into Belgian tax deals after an earlier order to recoup about 800 million euros was criticised by an EU court....
2019-09-17 06:32

|SAcoalexportsseenwaningasrenewablesgatherpace South Africa’s thermal-coal exports are expected to drop as its main export hub faces growing competition and new cheaper energies proliferate, according to a US research group....
2019-09-17 06:32

|DA:WewilltakedeputyfinanceministerextortionclaimstothePublicProtector The Democratic Alliance intends to lodge a complaint with the Public Protector to investigate a report that Deputy Finance Minister David Masondo misused state resources in settling a personal matter....
2019-09-17 06:32

|'Utterrelief'forTekkieTownfoundersasPepkorlosescourtbid Retailer Pepkor, a subsidiary of Steinhoff, has lost an application for leave to appeal a court order that bars it from selling off shoe retailer Tekkie Town....
2019-09-17 06:32

|Eskomlookingforadviserstohelpimplementgovernmentbailout State-owned power utility sought advisers on how to implement a government bailout seven months after President Cyril Ramaphosa said the company would be reorganised....
2019-09-17 06:32

|AppletakesonEU’sCompetitionCommissionerinrecordR205bntaxfight Apple is fighting the world’s biggest tax case in a quiet courtroom this week, trying to rein in the European Union’s powerful antitrust chief ahead of a potential new crackdown on internet giants....
2019-09-17 06:32

|Eco-friendlyphonecompaniesbracefor5G’senergybill The next generation of telecommunications technology could be the key to ending years of stagnation in the industry. But it’s also set to create a difficult dilemma for European phone companies....
2019-09-17 06:32

|VWin$9bnsoftwarerevampastechshiftexpands Volkswagen is bundling its software operations with an investment plan of about $9bn over the next three to five years, another step in the electric and connected-car shift that’s heralding massive change across the entire industry....
2019-09-17 06:32

|YouTube'creators'fretoverimpactofnewchildprotectionrules "There's a lot of shock, grief and fear. For many creators, this is their only source of income," said Melissa Hunter of the Family Video Network, a consultancy which also operates a group of channels on YouTube....
2019-09-17 06:32

|Risingriskseesboardmembersofstate-ownedshort-terminsurerSasriaresign The statement by Minister of Finance Tito Mboweni did not explain the reasons for the resignations, but highlighted the increasing risk in Sasria's operations....
2019-09-17 06:32

|Cosatu:Mboweni'splanforjobswillmakethingsworse-evenifitworks In a submission to National Treasury Director General Dondo Mogajane, the Congress of South African Trade Unions has said that even if it works, Finance Minister Tito Mboweni's economic policy paper will result in less job creation than SA has seen i...
2019-09-17 06:32

|Whytheoilpriceshockcouldn’tcomeatworsetimefortheworld'seconomy The record oil-price surge after a strike on a Saudi Arabian oil facility couldn’t come at a worse time for a world economy already in the grip of a deepening downturn....
2019-09-17 06:32

|Isthetrustdead? If your sole objective in forming a trust is to obtain a tax benefit, then you are likely to be disappointed, says Hilary Dudley of Citadel Fiduciary....
2019-09-17 06:32

Oil trims gains but Middle East risks keep stocks on back foot Oil shed some of its massive gains on Tuesday as the United States flagged the possible release of crude reserves, but the threat of military action over the attacks on Saudi oil facilities kept prices elevated and stocks under pressure....
2019-09-17 06:32

International panel to criticize U.S. FAA's Boeing 737 MAX approval process: WSJ A panel of international air-safety regulators is finishing a report, which is expected to criticize the initial U.S. approval process for Boeing Co's 737 MAX jets, the Wall Street Journal reported, citing people briefed on the conclusions....
2019-09-17 06:32

What's next for OxyContin maker Purdue Pharma OxyContin maker Purdue Pharma LP filed for bankruptcy protection after reaching a partial deal to resolve more than 2,600 lawsuits alleging it helped fuel the U.S. opioid crisis....
2019-09-17 06:32

Japan seeks to confirm no additional tariffs on auto exports to U.S.: Motegi Japan plans to reconfirm in the final stage of trade talks with the United States that Washington will not impose additional tariffs on Japanese vehicles and auto parts, Foreign Minister Toshimitsu Motegi said on Tuesday....
2019-09-17 06:32

Currency provision won't be in Japan-U.S. trade deal: Aso Japanese finance minister Taro Aso said on Tuesday that a currency provision won't be included in a Japan-U.S. bilateral trade deal that the two countries are aiming to conclude by the end of this month....
2019-09-17 06:32

WeWork parent says IPO still on despite setbacks WeWork owner The We Company said on Monday it expected to complete its initial public offering (IPO) by the end of the year, after walking away from preparations earlier in the day to proceed with its stock market debut this month....
2019-09-17 06:32

LG Display seeks job cuts amid mounting financial losses South Korea's LG Display Co Ltd on Tuesday announced a voluntary redundancy program for its domestic production line employees amid mounting financial losses....
2019-09-17 06:32

Trump says U.S. reaches trade deals with Japan, no word on cars U.S. President Donald Trump said on Monday Washington had struck trade agreements with Tokyo that could be implemented without congressional approval, but stopped short of assuring Japan that new tariffs would not be slapped on vital auto exports....
2019-09-17 06:32

Ric Ocasek, New Wave Rock Visionary and Cars Co-Founder, Dies at 75 A Rock & Roll Hall of Fame inductee, he wrote songs that updated classic sounds and managed to please both punk-rock fans and a broader pop audience....
2019-09-17 06:32

Ask Your Questions About Inequality in California Times reporters are taking a deeper look at the issues driving inequality in California, and we want to know what questions you have. Ask them and help decide what they'll dig into....
2019-09-17 06:32

Trump Tries to Woo Hispanic Voters at Rally in New Mexico The president said he had great support among Latino Americans because of his hard line on stopping migrants and drugs from crossing illegally into the U.S....
2019-09-17 06:32

Husband Charged With Murder After Bodies of Wife and 4 Children Are Found The police believe he killed his family at their home in Florida, then stored their bodies there and in his van for several weeks before transporting them to Georgia....
2019-09-17 06:32

Venezuela’s Maduro Trains Sights on Opposition’s Last Bastion: Congress President Maduro’s Socialist Party legislators are retaking their seats in Congress, threatening the power base of Juan Guaidó, the congressional leader who has also claimed the presidency....
2019-09-17 06:32

Saudi-style drone attacks not seen as major U.S. risk, experts say The style of attack used against oil plants in Saudi Arabia that knocked out half of the country's production on Saturday is unlikely to be a risk in the United States, energy and security experts say....
2019-09-17 06:32

Trump says he does not want war after attack on Saudi oil facilities U.S. President Donald Trump said on Monday said it looked like Iran was behind attacks on oil plants in Saudi Arabia but stressed he did not want to go to war, as the attacks sent oil prices soaring and raised fears of a new Middle East conflict....
2019-09-17 06:32

Argentina's government reinforces security in Vaca Muerta shale oil zone The Argentine government will step up security in the Vaca Muerta oil fields by placing the shale formation under the jurisdiction of the military police, the Ministry of Security said on Monday....
2019-09-17 06:32

Elon Musk says 'pedo guy' tweet did not suggest British cave diver was a pedophile Elon Musk on Monday said he did not intend to accuse a British diver of pedophilia by branding him a "pedo guy" on Twitter, as the Tesla Inc chief executive sought to dismiss a defamation lawsuit....
2019-09-17 06:32

Trump asylum lockdown turns up heat on tiny Mexican migrant agency Mexico's tiny asylum agency is already overwhelmed with applicants who are abandoning the American dream because of U.S. President Donald Trump's hardline immigration measures....
2019-09-17 06:32

Hong Kong faces commuter chaos after rare train derailment A rare train derailment disrupted services in Hong Kong on Tuesday, train authorities said, threatening commuter chaos during rush hour in the heart of the Asian financial hub....
2019-09-17 06:32

Hong Kong leader to hold dialogue aimed at easing tensions Hong Kong's leader, Carrie Lam, said on Tuesday she and her team would begin dialogue sessions with the community next week, while reiterating that violence that has roiled the city over three months of protests must end....
2019-09-17 06:32

Guarding the Sanctity of Italian Food, One Meal at a Time The SoHo chapter of the Accademia Italiana della Cucina gathers each month to review a restaurant and uphold its ideal of that nation’s cuisine. (No red sauce, please!)...
2019-09-17 06:32

NASA Opens Accreditation for Launch of Mission to Explore Ionosphere NASA has opened media accreditation for the launch of its Ionospheric Connection Explorer (ICON) mission, targeted to be air-launched over the Atlantic Ocean on a Northrop Grumman Pegasus XL rocket Wednesday, Oct. 9....
2019-09-17 06:32

Death of the manual handbrake: 30 per cent of new cars have manual handbrake News 16 Sep, 2019 Fresh research uncovers only three in 10 new cars have a manual handbrake, with JLR, Lexus, Mercedes and Porsche going electric-only...
2019-09-17 06:00

New Renault Koleos facelift: prices announced News 16 Sep, 2019 The facelifted Renault Koleos is here with refreshed styling, a reworked interior, a pair of new diesel engines and a base-price of £28,195...
2019-09-17 06:00

This brilliant app cancels your subscriptions for you before the free trials end It’s increasingly a subscription-based world we live in. Nobody buys music to own anymore; they pay for monthly subscriptions to streaming services. Between Netflix, cable packages, news media — even new offerings like the soon-to-launch ...
2019-09-17 06:00

Tigers that were tourist attraction in Thailand die from sicknesses linked to 'inbreeding' A number of tigers saved from a temple in Thailand where they were a tourist attraction have died from sicknesses linked to inbreeding, wildlife officials said....
2019-09-17 06:00

Sudeley Castle raid: Sledgehammer-wielding burglars steal jewellery King Edward VII gave his mistress in raid on stately home A stately home has been raided by a gang of sledgehammer-wielding burglars who stole "priceless" jewellery King Edward VII had given to his mistress....
2019-09-17 06:00

Saudi Arabia oil attacks: Trump warns it 'looks like' Iran responsible... but says US will not retaliate unless 'definitive proof' found Donald Trump has warned that it is "looking like" Iran was responsible for the attacks on key oil installations in Saudi Arabia but he said does not want war....
2019-09-17 06:00

Brexit news: Tories round on Luxembourg PM for attack on conference no-show Boris Johnson Tory MPs have rounded on Luxembourg's leader Xavier Bettel after he took aim at Boris Johnson, who failed to appear at their scheduled joint press conference....
2019-09-17 06:00

Fury vs. Wallin: A tune-up fight isn't always what it's cut out to be Otto Wallin wasn't expected to give Tyson Fury a true battle, but the Swede shined and reminded all champions that every fight can be a dangerous one....
2019-09-17 06:00

Body 2019: Myles Garrett 'wants to look like a Grecian god' With a team-best seven sacks in his rookie year behind him and a season with huge expectations in front, Myles Garrett talks about his Body shoot, his new teammates, and his Cinnabon habit....
2019-09-17 06:00

Bush set to work Utah-USC tilt in Coliseum return For the first time in nine-plus years, Reggie Bush will return to the Coliseum for a Trojans game as part of the Fox Sports crew that will broadcast during the Utah-USC clash on Friday....
2019-09-17 06:00

Amazon's Fire tablets and Kindles are on sale for Prime members Amazon's next big hardware event is just days away, and it appears the tech giant is using that as an opportunity to provide hefty discounts for Fire tablet and Kindle models for Prime subscribers. Most notably, Prime members get $40 off the Kin...
2019-09-17 06:00

Facebook Live is now available in the Lite app Facebook Live is now available in the social network's Lite app, giving creators a way to reach new audiences that don't have access to pricier phones or strong mobile networks. That's just one of the things the company announced at th...
2019-09-17 06:00

LastPass patched a bug that could have exposed your passwords If you use LastPass to manage your passwords, now would be a good time to make sure you're running the latest version, 44.33.0. As Gizmodo reports, LastPass recently patched a bug that could have been used to compromise users' security cred...
2019-09-17 06:00

HTC will preload a Bitcoin Cash wallet on its blockchain phone If a second blockchain phone didn't make things clear, HTC is still as serious as ever about its crypto-phones On Monday, the company announced a new partnership with Bitcoin.com that will see all new Exodus 1 phones come with the Bitcoin Cash (...
2019-09-17 06:00

Classic Dragon Quest games come to Nintendo Switch Dragon Quest became the prototypical JRPG when it launched on the Nintendo Famicom in 1986. Its first two sequels formed the Erdrick Trilogy, cementing Enix as a role-playing powerhouse. All three games will be making their way to the Nintendo Switch...
2019-09-17 06:00

Apple Arcade's best selling point: Games you'll actually want to play Despite being just $5, Apple Arcade still seems like a tough sell for some gamers, who are already bombarded with other monthly services like Xbox Game Pass. And I'll admit, as someone who doesn't spend much time on mobile games these days,...
2019-09-17 06:00

Google's Pixel 4 event takes place October 15th After a cornucopia of leaks, Google is finally ready to show what the Pixel 4 is all about. The internet giant has sent out invitations to see "a few new things Made by Google" at an October 15th event in New York City. It's not offering many ...
2019-09-17 06:00

Amazon Prime Video is coming to Optimum set-top boxes Believe it or not, Prime Video still has some devices left to conquer. Altice has unveiled plans to bring Amazon's service to Optimum and Suddenlink subscribers using the Altice One platform. It'll be available both directly on the set-to...
2019-09-17 06:00

'Seinfeld' is moving to Netflix in 2021 With the likes of Disney+, HBO Max and NBCUniversal yanking shows and movies from Netflix for their own streaming services, there's a good reason why the latter has been investing so heavily in originals over the last several years. It'll s...
2019-09-17 06:00

'Mario and Sonic at the Olympic Games' will feature three 'Dream Events' The Mario and Sonic series will feature three new "Dream Events" in its upcoming 2020 Tokyo edition. Nintendo offered a glimpse today at the three events in a trailer for the game, which will be released exclusively on Nintendo Switch this November.....
2019-09-17 06:00

Amazon's search could push customers toward in-house products Amazon reportedly tweaked its product-search algorithm to favor products that are more profitable to the company. People who worked on the algorithm say the change could give Amazon's own brands a boost, The Wall Street Journal reports. If Amazo...
2019-09-17 06:00

Logitech's newest lag-free gaming mouse is loaded with thumb buttons If you thought Logitech's G603 Lightspeed was light on thumb controls compared to its G602 predecessor, you can relax -- you'll be drowning in them this time around. The company has introduced a G604 Lightspeed mouse that packs six thumb b...
2019-09-17 06:00

Snapchat releases political ad spending data ahead of 2020 election Snapchat joins other social media giants in ramping up transparency efforts ahead of the 2020 US presidential election. The company has released a library of all the political and issue-based ad campaigns it has displayed on its app. The downloadable...
2019-09-17 06:00

Apple Arcade is available early for some iOS 13 beta users Apple Arcade won't officially arrive until this Thursday, but some folks are reporting on Twitter they already have access to it. As confirmed by Engadget, people who are using the iOS 13 beta on iPhone are seeing Arcade pop up on a tab in the A...
2019-09-17 06:00

FCC approves Nexstar’s $6.4 billion acquisition of Tribune Media The long, drawn out saga over Tribune Media Company's fate could soon come to an end. Today, the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) approved the sale of Tribune to Nexstar Media Group. The $6.4 billion deal will create the nation's lar...
2019-09-17 06:00

Alleged JPMorgan hacker set to plead guilty Andrei Tyurin, one of the key suspects in the huge JPMorgan Chase hack in 2014, is set to plead guilty, according to a court filing obtained by Bloomberg. The Russian reportedly struck a deal with federal prosecutors and will appear at a plea hearing...
2019-09-17 06:00

Pokémon’s New York-inspired monsters join 'Pokémon Go' today Starting today, September 16th, Pokémon Go players can begin collecting Pokémon from the series' fifth generation of games. As with any of the other Pokémon you could collect previously, you'll be able to catch Gen 5 mo...
2019-09-17 06:00

Verizon could carry OnePlus phones beginning in 2020 Verizon may soon carry OnePlus phones. According to Android Police, sources say Verizon and the Chinese manufacturer signed a deal and that the phones could arrive in 2020. It's unclear which model (or models) that would include, but PhoneArena ...
2019-09-17 06:00

US Senators ask the FCC to review licenses with China-owned telecoms Two US Senators want the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) to review whether two Chinese state-owned telecoms should be permitted to operate in the US. In a letter to the FCC, Democratic leader Senator Chuck Schumer (D-New York) and Senator Tom...
2019-09-17 06:00

Mazda will show off its first EV at the Tokyo Motor Show Mazda is following through with its promise to introduce an EV. The Japanese automaker plans to unveil a full-electric vehicle next month at the Tokyo Motor Show, reported Automotive News. The plan is for Mazda to debut the electric car next year, an...
2019-09-17 06:00

Nintendo's SNES-style Switch controllers are now available Been pining for Nintendo's SNES-styled Switch controller ever since it was announced alongside the arrival of SNES games on the platform? You now have the chance to get them. Nintendo has started taking orders for the retro $30 gamepad, with t...
2019-09-17 06:00

California bill may fill data gaps in the criminal justice system Inconsistent data isn't just a headache in the criminal justice system -- it could make the difference between someone going free or serving time. California might do something about that soon, though. The state legislature has passed a bill, ...
2019-09-17 06:00

Elon Musk insists 'pedo guy' tweet wasn’t serious accusation Tesla CEO Elon Musk doesn't believe his use of the term of "pedo guy" was an actual accusation of pedophilia. Lawyers for Musk in a court filing today argued that the missive, which Musk directed at a British diver last year and has made the Sou...
2019-09-17 06:00

Russia reportedly breached encrypted FBI comms in 2010 When the Obama administration kicked out Russian operatives and seized compounds, it might have been for more than their meddling in the 2016 presidential election. Unnamed officials talking to Yahoo News say that some of those diplomats were involv...
2019-09-17 06:00

What's on TV: 'Spider-Man: Far From Home' This week Netflix premieres its three-part docuseries about the founder of Microsoft. Inside Bill's Brain: Decoding Bill Gates uses old and new footage to tell the executive's story, along with interviews by director Davis Guggenheim. Spide...
2019-09-17 06:00

Working Families Party Endorses Elizabeth Warren. Here’s Why It Matters. The progressive group, whose electoral influence has grown since it backed Bernie Sanders four years ago, is now supporting Ms. Warren for the Democratic presidential nomination....
2019-09-17 06:00

Trump Goes to the Bullpen in Awarding His Latest Presidential Medal of Freedom Mr. Trump bestowed the Presidential Medal of Freedom on Mariano Rivera, a member of five Yankees championship teams who is widely considered the best relief pitcher in baseball history....
2019-09-17 06:00

Australian bicyclist dies after swerving to avoid bird An elderly Australian bicyclist died in a freak accident when he swerved to avoid a bird swooping down into his path, according to a new report. The 76-year-old cyclist veered off a path to avoid a magpie and crashed into a fence south of Wollongong,...
2019-09-17 06:00

New Zealand man charged in mysterious Fiji ‘witchcraft’ deaths A New Zealand man has been charged in the “witchcraft” deaths of a family of five found on a cliff in Fiji, authorities said. Muhammad Raheesh Isoof, a “healer” from Christchurch, appeared in Fijian court Monday where he was c...
2019-09-17 06:00

US officials tell Saudi Arabia that oil attack was staged in Iran US officials said intelligence shows that the devastating attack on Saudi Arabia’s oil industry was staged in Iran, and have shared the information with the oil-rich ally as both countries consider retaliatory strikes, according to a new report. The ...
2019-09-17 06:00

Over 450K people have entered Andrew Yang’s $1,000-a-month giveaway Andrew Yang’s contest to give away $120,000 to 10 Americans over the course of a year has attracted the attention of almost half a million people, according to a new report. The raffle, which Yang announced during last Thursday’s debate, ...
2019-09-17 06:00

Florida man who dresses like Jack Sparrow found dead after vanishing on paddleboard A Florida man known for his Captain Jack Sparrow get-up has been found dead in a bay after he vanished over the weekend on a paddleboard, authorities said. Joshua Grant Hensley — who was known by locals as “Captain Jack” — was recovered b...
2019-09-17 06:00

Trump says it appears Iran is behind attacks on Saudi oil facilities President Trump on Monday said it appears Iran was behind the attack on Saudi oil facilities and suggested that if the US helps militarily the kingdom may have to pick up some of the tab. “Well, it’s looking that way,” Trump told reporters at the Whi...
2019-09-17 06:00

Mitch McConnell defends Brett Kavanaugh amid NY Times misconduct report Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell defended Brett Kavanaugh and trashed the New York Times Monday over the newspaper’s report of alleged sexual misconduct against the Supreme Court justice, a key point of which had to be corrected. The Kent...
2019-09-17 06:00

Secret Service in the market for Jet Skis to keep up with Trump family It’s Mar-a-Lago meets Marco Polo. The Secret Service is in the market for two Jet Skis to keep up with the water sports-loving first family, according to a contract posting soliciting the craft. The unique business opportunity — first spotted b...
2019-09-17 06:00

Florida couple busted for DUI had sex in back of cop car: report A couple busted on DUI charges couldn’t wait to jump each other’s bones — so they had sex in the back of a police car, according to reports. Ex-cons Aaron Thomas, 31, and Megan Mondanaro, 35, were initially stopped by a deputy after they were spotted...
2019-09-17 06:00

Women’s March cuts ties with Linda Sarsour, other leaders after anti-Semitism claims The Women’s March has cut ties with three founding board members, including Linda Sarsour, who have been dogged by accusations of anti-Semitism, the organization announced on Monday. Sarsour and fellow co-chairs Tamika Mallory and Mari Lynn ...
2019-09-17 06:00

Illinois lawmaker pooped on by pigeon during TV interview — about bird droppings Oh, crap! An Illinois lawmaker was pooped on by a pigeon at a Chicago Transit Authority stop while doing a TV interview about the pigeon droppings problem plaguing the station. Democratic state Rep. Jaime Andrade fell victim to the very problem he ha...
2019-09-17 06:00

Florida ‘serial killer’ arrested after DNA links him to 4 murders A suspected serial killer who police believe murdered at least four women in Florida since 2005 was arrested on Sunday after DNA found on his cigarette linked him to the victims. “We believe we took a serial killer off the street,” Palm Beach sheriff...
2019-09-17 06:00

Teen girl accused of threatening to ‘shoot 400 people for fun’ at ex-school A troubled teenage girl from Oklahoma was accused Monday of threatening to “shoot 400 people for fun” at her former high school — and police said they found an AK-47 at her home. Alexis Wilson, 18, made the chilling statement to a c...
2019-09-17 06:00

Pigeons prohibited from flying in Beijing ahead of China’s 70th birthday China has reportedly banned pigeons from flying in the nation’s capital ahead of the Communist country’s 70th birthday celebration. Beijing’s municipal government warned of the restriction in the city’s seven major districts with a notice on Sunday t...
2019-09-17 06:00

High school cheerleaders on probation for posing with pro-Trump banner A high school cheerleading squad in North Carolina was put on probation Monday for posing with a pro-President Trump banner at a football game. Members of the North Stanly High School squad posed for photos with the “Trump 2020: Make America Gr...
2019-09-17 06:00

Georgia man fatally shoots masked teen robbers in possible ‘stand your ground’ case A homeowner in Georgia turned the tables on three masked suspects early Monday morning, shooting and killing all of them when they tried to rob him on his front lawn, reports said. The melee kicked off at about 4 a.m. when the suspects — two 16-year-...
2019-09-17 06:00

Kellen Winslow Jr.’s wife files for divorce as rape retrial nears The wife of former New York Jet and convicted rapist Kellen Winslow Jr. has filed for divorce — about a month before the ex-NFL star’s retrial on other sexual assault charges. Janelle Winslow, who has been married to the ex-NFL tight end ...
2019-09-17 06:00

California resident dies of vaping-related illness A California resident died Monday from a lung disease caused by vaping, local reports said. The Tulare County victim, who was not immediately identified, was more than 40 years old and suffered from other illnesses beside the vaping-related afflictio...
2019-09-17 06:00

How to speed up tech recruitment: Get rid of recruiters The recruitment industry is broken and no longer fit for purpose. It’s up to us hiring managers help it change or even remove it completely.Read More...
2019-09-17 05:32

How to keep your CMO job longer The median tenure for a top 100 CMO is 27 months. And most CMOs spend their tenure trying to paddle a sinking ship. Here's how to course-correct.Read More...
2019-09-17 05:32

Hide & Freezes shows hide-and-seek is brilliant for VR Hide & Freeze is the latest project from ImproVive, a fascinatingly experimental VR developer that has little interest in following wave-shooting and beat-slicing trends.Read More...
2019-09-17 05:32

Salesforce debuts Manufacturing Cloud and Consumer Goods Cloud Salesforce launched two new products that join its sprawling suite of cloud-hosted tools and platforms: Manufacturing Cloud and Consumer Goods Cloud.Read More...
2019-09-17 05:32

Game Seer Venture Partners will invest $11.1 million in game projects Started by game veterans, Game Seer is a new $11.1 million venture capital fund focused on funding PC and console game projects across the globe.Read More...
2019-09-17 05:32

Vivo Nex 3 has a 99.8% screen-to-body ratio Vivo's Nex 3 features a screen with a 99.8% screen-to-body ratio, plus 5G connectivity, a speedy processor, and a three-sensor camera module.Read More...
2019-09-17 05:32

VMRay raises $10 million for real-time malware monitoring and mitigation tools VMRay, a cybersecurity startup developing an agentlesss real-time malware monitoring solution for enterprises, has raised $10 million in venture capital.Read More...
2019-09-17 05:32

Greenlight raises $54 million for a debit card that teaches kids financial literacy Greenlight, a startup which provides bank accounts and debit cards for kids, raised $54 million from investors such as Wells Fargo and JPMorgan Chase.Read More...
2019-09-17 05:32

Trigo raises $22 million to challenge Amazon Go with automated grocery stores Trigo is one of several startups targeting supermarkets with automated cashierless technology that allows customers to shop without stopping to pay.Read More...
2019-09-17 05:32

Seen by Indeed helps tech workers figure out their best job opportunities Indeed.com is launching a new platform, Seen by Indeed, that helps tech workers identify their skills and find interesting career opportunities.Read More...
2019-09-17 05:32

Geekbench suggests Google will launch a 5G Pixel 4 XL (updated: fake) The Pixel 4 XL appears set to arrive in a 5G version, if new Geekbench benchmark results can be believed, offering Android users another fast option.Read More...
2019-09-17 05:32

Fieldwire raises $33.5 million to digitize construction sites Fieldwire raised $33.5 million to target construction firms with cross-platform software designed to help organize everyone involved in a building project.Read More...
2019-09-17 05:32

Early iPhone 11 sales reports confirm the obvious: It’s the price, stupid Lower prices and aggressive promotions appear to be helping the iPhone 11's sales during what might otherwise have been a tough holiday season.Read More...
2019-09-17 05:32

Apple study suggests chattier users prefer chattier AI assistants In a new study, Apple researchers investigate whether chattier digital assistants are generally perceived as more likable than non-chatty assistants.Read More...
2019-09-17 05:32

Digital assistants are repairing consumer trust in financial services (VB Live) Join this discussion to learn how digital assistants can drive engagement, improve customer experience, and build revenue for financial institutions.Read More...
2019-09-17 05:32

Oracle’s autonomous database provides an added edge to performance and cost Companies are beginning to move business-critical workloads to the cloud. So, it is critical to understand the options that are in the market when it comes to price and performance.Pat Sullivan, managing director at Accenture, speaking at the Oracle ...
2019-09-17 05:32

Salesforce launches manufacturing, consumer goods cloud platforms As part of its ongoing efforts to take on SAP and Oracle, Salesforce has launched clouds for manufacturing and consumer product goods (CPG) companies.The SaaS giant has been working to tailor its CRM system for more industries and it recently launche...
2019-09-17 05:32

This insane Nintendo Switch Lite pre-order deal knocks AU$100 off the RRP Nintendo's latest handheld console will be arriving on shelves soon – on September 20 to be precise – which means pre-orders will soon be closing. In Australia, laying your hands on the Nintendo Switch Lite for the full RRP will me...
2019-09-17 05:32

Netflix nabs global rights to Seinfeld, will stream in 4K for first time Having recently lost its long-held streaming rights to cult comedy favorites Friends and The Office, Netflix has reportedly coughed up some serious money in an effort to fill its newfound sitcom void, and has today secured the global streaming rights...
2019-09-17 05:32

Telstra finally joins eSIM club in time for iPhone 11 launch Today, Telstra has announced that it will be offering eSIM compatible plans from Friday, September 20, allowing customers who purchase the latest iPhone 11 devices launching that day to forego the physical SIM card.Optus and Vodafone already adopted ...
2019-09-17 05:32

As Congo’s Ebola Outbreak Drags On, Untracked Cases Sow Confusion On tour in Africa, American officials said the U.S. would keep providing aid. But Congo’s response has been uneven, and the former health minister has been jailed....
2019-09-17 05:32

Wife of The Cars frontman Ric Ocasek says he died while recovering from surgery Paulina Porizkova, who announced in May 2018 that she and Ocasek had split after 28 years of marriage, did not elaborate on what kind of operation the 75-year-old rocker had undergone before his death on Sunday....
2019-09-17 05:32

California governor who called youth vaping an ‘epidemic’ orders public awareness campaign Governor Gavin Newsom, acting a day after New York Governor Andrew Cuomo announced a ban on flavoured e-cigarettes, became the latest politician seeking to crack down on e-cigarettes and other electronic inhaling - or vaping - devices....
2019-09-17 05:32

Former White House aides ordered by Trump not to testify at House hearing Former White House Deputy Chief of Staff Rick Dearborn and former White House Staff Secretary Rob Porter were subpoenaed by the House Judiciary Committee to appear at the hearing on possible obstruction of justice by Trump....
2019-09-17 05:32

New species of giant salamander is the world's largest amphibian The South China giant salamander, one of two new species of giant salamander, may grow to be almost 2 metres long - making it the worlds largest amphibian...
2019-09-17 05:32

New electric eel species packs most powerful punch According to a new study, the infamous electric eel is not one species, but three; and one of the newly named species has a record breaking discharge....
2019-09-17 05:32

Could drinking tea boost brain connectivity? A small study tests whether regular tea drinkers have differently structured brains to non-tea drinkers. The findings are intriguing but not conclusive....
2019-09-17 05:32

Scientists discover the structure of cancer molecule New research from the United Kingdom has now revealed the structure and function of a molecule that may help cancer develop and become treatment resistant....
2019-09-17 05:32

Way to prevent chemotherapy hair loss in sight Using a mini organ model, scientists reveal how taxane chemotherapy can permanently damage hair follicles, and how a newer class of drug could prevent it....
2019-09-17 05:32

What to do if someone has food stuck in their throat Sometimes, food can become stuck in the esophagus or windpipe within the throat. Depending on the location of the blockage and the person’s symptoms, this can be a medical emergency. Learn more here....
2019-09-17 05:32

How long are cold sores contagious for? Cold sores are highly infectious blisters that develop on the lips and around the mouth. They result from a common viral infection and tend to be contagious for around 15 days. Learn more here....
2019-09-17 05:32

What is a colostomy bag? What to know A colostomy bag collects fecal waste from the digestive tract after a person has a colostomy. Learn more about the different types and life with a colostomy bag here....
2019-09-17 05:32

Elon Musk says ‘pedo guy’ insult not defamation, cave diver ‘seemed like a creepy old man’ Elon Musk claimed on Monday that when he called a British diver “pedo guy” in a tweet last year he didn’t actually intend to brand the man as a pedophile — since he believed the phrase meant something else. The Tesla CEO made the claim in a court fil...
2019-09-17 05:32

Judiciary chairman throws cold water on Kavanaugh impeachment The House Judiciary Committee is too tied up with "impeaching the president" to take immediate action on a potential investigation into sexual misconduct allegations against Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh, Committee Chairman Jerry Nadler said ...
2019-09-17 05:32

House Oversight probing whether Chao improperly helped her family's company The House Oversight Committee is investigating whether Transportation Secretary Elaine Chao used her official position to benefit her family's shipping company.The committee sent Chao a letter today asking her for all communications since President D...
2019-09-17 05:32

‘Get real’: Senior Democrats shut down Kavanaugh impeachment push Senior Democrats are moving quickly to snuff out calls to impeach Brett Kavanaugh, arguing those tactics are unrealistic and politically harmful. Democrats are already wrestling with whether to try to oust President Donald Trump, and leadership sees...
2019-09-17 05:32

Trump Plans to Win New Mexico. His Supporters Aren’t So Sure He Can When President Trump took the stage in New Mexico on Monday night, he projected confidence about his chances at winning the blue state. “We really think we’re going to turn this state and make it a Republican state,” Trump said onst...
2019-09-17 05:32

Understanding the Conflicts Leading to Saudi Attacks: QuickTake Before Yemen’s civil war began in 2014, the country had no tradition of sectarianism between its Shiite and Sunni Muslim communities. With outside powers having chosen sides along those lines, the conflict now pits the Middle East’s biggest rivals, S...
2019-09-17 05:00

Attacks on Saudi oil could cause U.S. gas prices to rise by 10 to 25 cents a gallon, experts say Global oil prices have surged since drone strikes pierced Saudi Arabia’s oil industry, forcing the kingdom to cut production in half. But what this means at the pump largely depends on how quickly output returns to normal....
2019-09-17 05:00

Tin Ingots Reveal Long-Distance Sea Trade Flourished in the Bronze Age Researchers have made an astonishing discovery that is transforming our understanding of the Bronze Age. They have established that ancient tin ingots found in Israel actually came from what is now modern-day Britain.  ...
2019-09-17 05:00

Norse Settlers Wiped Out Icelandic Walrus 1100 Years Ago An international collaboration of scientists in Iceland, Denmark, and the Netherlands has for the first time ...
2019-09-17 05:00

Daily on Energy: Trump’s vulnerability to oil attack on Saudi Arabia Subscribe today to the Washington Examiner magazine and get Washington Briefing: politics and policy stories that will keep you up to date with what's going on in Washington. SUBSCRIBE NOW: Just $1.00 an issue!...
2019-09-17 05:00

WSJ: Amazon changed search results to boost profits despite internal dissent Enlarge / Amazon boxes. (credit: Getty Images | Julie Clopper) Amazon changed its search algorithm in ways that boost its own products despite concerns raised by employees who opposed the move, The Wall Street Journal reported today. The change was...
2019-09-17 05:00

Password-exposing bug purged from LastPass extensions Still image from the long-running but currently defunct gameshow Password. (credit: ABC Photo Archives / Getty Images) Developers of the LastPass password manager have patched a vulnerability that made it possible for websites to steal credentials ...
2019-09-17 05:00

Missiles and drones that hit Saudi oil fields: Made in Iran, but fired by whom? Enlarge / Smoke billows from Saudi Aramco's oil processing plants in Abqaiq and Khurais, Saudi Arabia, after attacks on September 14—attacks that used drones and possibly cruise missiles built in Iran. (credit: Orbital Horizon/Copernicus Sentinel Dat...
2019-09-17 05:00

Illinois teen’s memory resets every two hours after head injury Of all the types of injuries a person can sustain, head injuries tend to be the scariest. Scientists have learned a lot about how the human brain works, but there are still many uncertainties. That’s especially true when it comes to brain injur...
2019-09-17 05:00

NASA will fire a tiny satellite into the lunar orbit planned for Gateway NASA is sending humans back to the Moon, and they’re doing it on an abbreviated timetable, but in addition to getting boots on the lunar surface, the space agency wants to get an orbiting lunar space station up and running for the first time ev...
2019-09-17 05:00

Astronomers snap photo of second known interstellar object The astronomy world received a rare treat last week when an object presumed to be from outside our own solar system was spotted for only the second time ever. At the time, very little was known about the interstellar visitor, but in the days since it...
2019-09-17 05:00

Fisherman snags ‘alien’ fish that looks like something straight out of a horror movie Earth’s oceans are home to an incredible number of interesting creatures, and sometimes certain species show up where you’d least expect them. That’s exactly what happened to a fisherman off the coast of Norway during a routine fish...
2019-09-17 05:00

Evidence indicates Iranian arms used in attack on Saudi, says Riyadh The Saudi-led military coalition battling Yemen's Houthi movement said on Monday that the attack on Saudi oil plants was carried out by Iranian weapons and did not originate from Yemen according to preliminary findings....
2019-09-17 05:00

Trump says US reaches trade deals with Japan, no vote needed President Donald Trump said Monday that the U.S. has reached initial trade agreements with Japan on tariff barriers and digital trade that will not require congressional approval....
2019-09-17 05:00

Cutting-edge electric boat undergoes testing on river Seine in Paris An innovative boat that saves energy by rising out of the water on hydrofoil wings underwent testing on the Seine river in Paris on Monday as its backers seek to obtain a license to operate a taxi service on the river....
2019-09-17 05:00

UK police charge climate activist over Heathrow protest British police said on Monday they had charged a climate-change activist who last week attempted to disrupt Europe's biggest airport, London Heathrow....
2019-09-17 05:00

NHC says 70% chance of cyclone near East of Lesser Antilles A well-defined small low pressure system located about 1200 miles east of the Lesser Antilles has a 70% chance of becoming a cyclone in the next 48 hours, the U.S. National Hurricane Center (NHC) said on Monday....
2019-09-17 05:00

Exclusive: Cities to step up at U.N. to push climate fight, sustainable development As some world leaders question whether the world is facing a climate emergency, more than a dozen cities are stepping up to tackle global warming and sustainable development and will next week pledge to report their progress to the United Nations....
2019-09-17 05:00

China says faces 'new challenges' in ozone layer protection China faces "new challenges" when it comes to cracking down on the production of chemicals that deplete the ozone layer, the country's environment minister said, adding Beijing has shown "zero tolerance" to violators....
2019-09-17 05:00

Hurricane Humberto has strengthened: NHC Hurricane Humberto has strengthened and is forecast to become a major hurricane by Tuesday night or Wednesday morning, the U.S. National Hurricane Center (NHC) said on Monday....
2019-09-17 05:00

DIGGING DEEPER: Grandmother facing runaway rent finds new home TUCSON – The News 4 Tucson Digging Deeper team recently shined a light on the growing need of low-income and senior housing in southern Arizona. Last month, we told you about Lily Rose Krugly. She needed to leave her apartment by the end of the...
2019-09-17 05:00

AZDPS enhancing emergency alert system PHOENIX, Ariz. — The Arizona Department of Public Safety is enhancing the way it sends out emergency alerts. AZDPS sends out three types of alerts. Amber Alerts are for abducted children. Blue Alerts are for at-large suspects who have killed or...
2019-09-17 05:00

Arizona Supreme Court rules in favor of Phoenix business based on religious beliefs PHOENIX – Monday morning, the Arizona Supreme Court ruled in favor 4-3 that business owners can refuse service to same-sex couples based on their religious beliefs. It basically means business owners have the right to choose who they do busines...
2019-09-17 05:00

Rural Metro responds to vehicle rescue on east side TUCSON – Rural Metro Fire responded to a call of a vehicle down an embankment Monday afternoon along Reddington Rd. According to RMF Battalion Chief John Walka, one person was taken to a hospital with non-life threatening injuries after their v...
2019-09-17 05:00

One person seriously injured in crash on north side TUCSON – One person is in the hospital with serious injuries after a single-vehicle crash along Oracle Rd. near Cresta Loma Dr. According to Northwest Fire and Tucson Fire, one person required extrication and be transported to a hospital. The c...
2019-09-17 05:00

Watch: Giant rugby ball sets Guinness record in Britain A British sporting goods manufacturer broke a Guinness World Record when it created a nearly 20-foot long rugby ball designed to official specifications....
2019-09-17 05:00

Look: Japanese festival cooks up world's largest serving of fried chicken A Guinness World Record was broken at a food festival in Japan when 18 vendors participated in cooking up the world's largest serving of fried chicken....
2019-09-17 05:00

Watch: Woman undergoes surgery after swallowing ring in her sleep A California woman who dreamed that she had to swallow her engagement ring to protect it from thieves woke up to find she really had ingested the piece of jewelry....
2019-09-17 05:00

Watch: Illinois lawmaker targeted by bird during interview about pigeon poop An Illinois state representative giving a TV interview about a pigeon poop problem at a Chicago train station ended up illustrating the problem when a bird relieved itself onto his head....
2019-09-17 05:00

‘One Woman, and Millions of People to Back Her Up.” How Elizabeth Warren Made Fighting Corruption A Feminist Rallying Cry If winning the Democratic nomination requires wooing the party’s progressive wing and harnessing the power of activist women, then Senator Elizabeth Warren has a plan for that. At a rally in New York City’s Washington Square Park on Monda...
2019-09-17 05:00

MotoGP: Marquez Beats Quartararo In Last-Lap Battle To Win San Marino GP Reigning MotoGP champion Marc Marquez won the 2019 San Marino Grand Prix this weekend, but after a hard-fought, last-lap duel with Fabio Quartararo. The Petronas Yamaha rookie proved to be quite the......
2019-09-17 05:00

KTM 790 Duke Launch Date Confirmed The KTM 790 Duke has been a long coming motorcycle from the Austrian bike maker, and the middleweight naked will storm the Indian market on September 23, 2019. KTM India has confirmed the launch......
2019-09-17 05:00

CNBC's full interview with Chevron CEO Wirth and his reaction to Saudi Arabia oil attack Michael Wirth, CEO of Chevron, joins CNBC's "Closing Bell" with his reaction to the attack on Saudi Arabia oil and what that might mean for Aramco and global oil supply....
2019-09-17 05:00

Writers Guild Re-elects Leadership at Odds With Agencies It has been five months since thousands of movie and TV writers fired their agents and election results indicate the Hollywood standoff will continue....
2019-09-17 05:00

‘Champion for multilateralism’ readies to hand over UN General Assembly gavel Through consultation, collaboration and consensus, the UN chief on Monday described outgoing President of the General Assembly, María Fernanda Espinosa, as “a champion for multilateralism” who had succeeded in making the United Nations “relevant to a...
2019-09-17 04:32

Split emerges in Venezuela opposition over talks with gov’t A group of minority opposition parties is entering negotiations with President Nicolas Maduro’s government without the consent of the U.S.-backed opposition leader Juan Guaidó...
2019-09-17 04:32

China and US clash over ‘belt and road’ in Afghan resolution China and Russia are clashing with the U.S. and other Security Council members over China’s insistence on including a reference to Beijing’s $1 trillion “belt and road” global building program in a resolution on the U.N. political mission in Afghanis...
2019-09-17 04:32

Half of the 147 tigers rescued from Thai temple have died More than half of the 147 tigers rescued three years ago from a Buddhist temple in Thailand where they were a popular tourist attraction have died of disease...
2019-09-17 04:32

Taiwan says Solomon Islands switches recognition to China Taiwan says the Solomon Islands has switched diplomatic recognition to China, which has been increasing pressure on Taiwan’s dwindling number of allies...
2019-09-17 04:32

Wizarding World of Harry Potter: Universal Orlando unleashes 'Dark Arts' at Hogwarts Just in time for Halloween, the dark side of the wizarding world is unleashed as Universal Orlando unveils "Dark Arts at Hogwarts Castle"       ...
2019-09-17 04:32

Want to know how prepared you are for retirement? There's a score for that You've heard of your credit score, but what about your retirement score? A new tool aims to help you understand just how far your current savings will go in your later years....
2019-09-17 04:32

British PM Johnson cancels Luxembourg news conference amid anti-Brexit protests British Prime Minister Boris Johnson met with European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker in Luxembourg on Monday, after both sides disputed how much progress has been made for a deal to leave the EU....
2019-09-17 04:32

Edward Snowden says U.S. return hinges on fair trial U.S. whistleblower Edward Snowden said Monday he wants to return to the United States after six years in exile in Russia, but only if he gets a fair trial....
2019-09-17 04:32

Oil prices see historic spike; Trump says Iran appears to be behind Saudi attack Weekend drone strikes on Saudi Arabia's oil infrastructure have effectively wiped out about 5 percent of the global daily production, sending oil prices skyrocketing to historic levels Monday....
2019-09-17 04:32

Tigers’ Alexander beats O’s for 1st big-league win Tyler Alexander recorded his first major league victory, Jordy Mercer hit a two-run homer and the host Detroit Tigers defeated the Baltimore Orioles 5-2 on Monday....
2019-09-17 04:32

Verdasco rolls in first round at Moselle Open Fifth-seeded Fernando Verdasco of Spain cruised to a 6-2, 6-2 win over Belgium's Steve Darcis on Monday in the first round of the Moselle Open in Metz, France....
2019-09-17 04:32

Report: Dolphins' Fitzpatrick trade seems imminent The Miami Dolphins appear on the verge of trading defensive back Minkah Fitzpatrick and could have a deal finalized by Tuesday, CBS Sports reported Monday....
2019-09-17 04:32

NBA Considers Raising Fine For Tampering To Four Times The Fine For Being Donald Sterling Tampering is the gripe of the hour among NBA owners, which explains why the league’s board of governors will vote on new measures this coming Friday. “It’s pointless, at the end of the day, to have rules that we can’t enforce,” reads a quote by NBA c...
2019-09-17 04:32

Report: Jalen Ramsey Wants Out Of The Jaguars' Toilet Party Perennially feisty cornerback Jalen Ramsey has played three seasons and change in Jacksonville and has made an All-Pro team. If he has his way, that reign will soon come to a close. One day after screaming at head coach Doug Marrone during an arduous...
2019-09-17 04:32

Fans Involved In Fight At Indians' Stadium Charged With Disorderly Conduct The three fans involved in the bumbling brawl that took place at a Cleveland Indians game on Saturday have been charged with disorderly conduct for fighting in public, according to a police report obtained by Fox 8 Cleveland. The report notes that 56...
2019-09-17 04:32

Trevor Siemian Leaves Jets-Browns With Painful-Looking Ankle Injury Shortly after Trevor Siemian threw a downfield pass to a receiver in triple-coverage, Browns defensive end Myles Garrett got a late hit on the quarterback that sent him crashing to the ground. While Garrett was flagged for roughing the passer, the ou...
2019-09-17 04:32

Steve Young Licks The Boot, The Whole Boot, And Nothing But The Boot In what should come as a surprise to absolutely no one, an old curmudgeon from the past has once again made the oh-so-brave decision to speak out against the actions of this entitled current generation of NFL players. This time around, those crotchet...
2019-09-17 04:32

'Downton Abbey' premiere: Michelle Dockery, Hugh Bonneville lead red carpet in New York The stars were out in New York's Alice Tully Hall at Lincoln Center Monday for the premiere of the new "Downton Abbey" film.        ...
2019-09-17 04:32

Iran escalation, new Middle East plan boost State Department deputy for NSC job The escalation of U.S.-Iran tensions over the weekend attack on key Saudi oil facilities, and the pending unveiling of the administration’s Middle East plan, are raising the stakes in President Trump’s search for a new national security adviser to re...
2019-09-17 04:32

Swiss Tourists Recreate Homer Simpson’s New Orleans Food Tour Frame-by-Frame in Tribute Video (NEW ORLEANS) — Two Swiss women have recreated Homer Simpson’s gourmandizing tour of New Orleans, snarf for snarf, finger-wiggle for finger-wiggle. It took Janine Wiget of Zürich and Katrin von Niederhäusern who now lives in Sto...
2019-09-17 04:32

Brad Pitt’s Big Question for NASA: Was I ‘More Believable’ Playing an Astronaut Than George Clooney? (CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla.) — Brad Pitt, star of the new space movie “Ad Astra,” had a burning question for a real-life astronaut: “Who was more believable? Clooney or Pitt?” In a televised call Monday, NASA astronaut Nick Ha...
2019-09-17 04:32

Panda, Flamingo, Ice Cream, Tree: See the Outrageous New Masked Singer Season 2 Costumes If your front row invites to fashion week’s whirlwind of shows somehow got lost in the mail this season, fear not — you’re guaranteed full access to one of the most flamboyant presentations this fall with the sartorial lineup of The...
2019-09-17 04:32

Pay down debt faster and save money at the same time NBC NEWS-There is a way to pay down debt faster and spend less money while doing it. Nerdwallet says look into moving your debt to a balance transfer card, a card that offers a lengthy zero-percent interest period. In some cases, you can save hundre...
2019-09-17 04:00

Democratic Senator Bravely Calls for War With Iran on Fox News Last May, Politico ran a feature on Delaware Sen. Chris Coons calling him “the GOP’s favorite Democrat.” It’s not hard to see why, considering his affinity for helping Republicans pass bad legislation, confirm Donald Trump’s bad nominees, and slammin...
2019-09-17 04:00

Kris Kobach Reportedly Sent Names of Nearly 300 of Residents to ICE While Running for Governor We already knew Kansas Senate candidate Kris Kobach was a racist, voter-suppressing monster, but he’s ratcheted it up even further, according to a Sunday report from the Kansas City Star....
2019-09-17 04:00

Milo Yiannopoulos Tries to Break Into the World of Furries, Is Brutally Rejected Here is the best news I have personally read today: notorious far-right grifter and overall racist, misogynist, and general white supremacist Milo Yiannopoulos is trying to pivot to being a furry—but the furries don’t want him....
2019-09-17 04:00

Michigan's New Anti-Vape Rules Are Totally Insane Look, vaping isn’t very good for you. Is it the worst thing you could do to your body? Of course not. But does enthusiastically sucking in a witches brew of chemicals represent an objective health risk? Duh. Still, as anti-vape hysteria ramps up arou...
2019-09-17 04:00

Ben Shapiro Demands Kavanaugh Accusers Describe His Junk Good faith opinion-haver Ben Shapiro surely believes people who say they’ve been assaulted (read: no, he does not). But his bizarre new hangup on this latest development in the assault accusations against Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh is tha...
2019-09-17 04:00

The Right-Wing Outrage Machine Fires Up to Defend Kavanaugh Yet Again In any sane or just world, Brett Kavanaugh would not be a sitting judge on any court, let alone the highest court in the land. And yet, here we are! There he sits. Over the weekend, the New York Times reported new details about the investigation into...
2019-09-17 04:00

Congress Is Finally Investigating Elaine Chao Transportation Secretary Elaine Chao, who is married to Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, has largely stayed under the radar during her time in the Trump administration due to her focus on more conventional grifts, rather than the transparent l...
2019-09-17 04:00

What Do You Mean They Almost Called It the 'Tropical Moist Forest' I have never considered myself someone who, without exception, finds the word “moist” gross. I don’t object to the use of the word—if something is moist, there’s nothing wrong with calling it moist—but I think I’ve finally come across one use of the ...
2019-09-17 04:00

What's Your Favorite Travel Rewards Credit Card? Our readers have weighed in on their favorite hotel and airline-branded credit cards over the past few weeks, but what about for travelers who aren’t loyal to a particular company? For those hotel and airline free agents (and I count myself among the...
2019-09-17 04:00

Ayanna Pressley Will Officially Call for a Kavanaugh Impeachment Inquiry Politicians have been calling for an impeachment inquiry into Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh since the New York Times reported on new sexual assault allegations against him. On Tuesday, Rep. Ayanna Pressley will take it a step further: she pla...
2019-09-17 04:00

After conquering smartphones, PopSocket sets its sights on beverages In its first half-decade of existence, PopSocket has grown into one of the most popular — and imitated — smartphone accessories on the market. In 2018 alone, the company generated $90 million in profit. Not too bad for a little Colorado-based upstart...
2019-09-17 04:00

Samsung’s Galaxy Tab S6 combines creative flexibility with great design The Android tablet market isn’t exactly a hotbed of excitement and activity, which makes it all the more impressive that Samsung continues to iterate its own tablet lineup in smart, meaningful ways that push the technology forward and deliver ...
2019-09-17 04:00

Google will unveil the Pixel 4 and other new hardware on October 15 Google will reveal the next Pixel in greater detail at an event happening October 15 in New York, the company confirmed via invites sent to media today. We already know the Pixel 4 will be revealed at this event, because Google has already dropped s...
2019-09-17 04:00

Cars front man Ric Ocasek died while recovering from surgery: family Cars front man Ric Ocasek died peacefully over the weekend while recovering from surgery at his family's home in Manhattan, his wife, the actress and model Paulina Porizkova, said in an Instagram post on Monday....
2019-09-17 04:00

Fintech company Plaid discloses investments from Visa, Mastercard Financial technology company Plaid Inc said on Monday that Visa Inc and Mastercard Inc were strategic investors in a $250 million round of Series C financing raised in December....
2019-09-17 03:32

Israeli checkout-free technology startup Trigo raises $22 million Trigo, an Israeli-startup whose technology allows customers to automatically check out in grocery stores, said on Monday it raised $22 million in an early stage funding round, bringing funds raised to date to $29 million....
2019-09-17 03:32

VW, Ford in talks to develop second electric car in Europe: Handelsblatt Ford could build more than one model of electric car based on Volkswagen's electric vehicle platform, Ford's Europe Chief Stuart Rowley told German daily Handelsblatt....
2019-09-17 03:32

Facebook's Libra in regulators' sights as ECB's Coeure warns of 'stablecoin' risks Facebook's attempt to drag cryptocurrencies into the mainstream with its Libra digital coin met with further scepticism on Monday when an ECB board member said such "stablecoins" posed serious risks....
2019-09-17 03:32

Order checks for Apple's new iPhone bode well: analysts Pre-orders for Apple Inc's latest iPhones have gotten off to a better start than the last cycle a year ago, several Wall Street analysts said on Monday, citing their own research data....
2019-09-17 03:32

France's Canal+ pairs up with Netflix in pay-TV shift Vivendi's Canal+ has agreed a deal to add Netflix subscriptions to TV bundles in France and elsewhere, the French broadcaster said on Monday, in the latest such alliance to counter pressure from streaming giants....
2019-09-17 03:32

Senators want FCC to review Chinese telecom approvals to operate in U.S. Two U.S. senators on Monday asked the FCC and national security agencies to review whether two Chinese state-owned telecom companies should be allowed to operate in the United States, at a time of heightened concern about possible Chinese spying....
2019-09-17 03:32

Player Catalogues List Of Games That Still Have Poorly Implemented Subtitles Just from playing games, I know that the subtitles they offer are often too small, have weird line breaks, or don’t show up properly against the background of the game. This handy Reddit post offers a more detailed look at just how bad the situation ...
2019-09-17 03:32

Chris and Riley are streaming the early access roguelike Noita over on our Twitch channel. Chris and Riley are streaming the early access roguelike Noita over on our Twitch channel. Join us in the chat and subscribe to us for more streams as they happen....
2019-09-17 03:32

Zero Escape Director's New Game Is Another Twisty, Captivating Mystery When you play a video game directed by Kotaro Uchikoshi, you know you’re always going to get a few things. There will be tangents about fascinating pieces of science and mythology. The characters will frequently make terrible lewd jokes. And the stor...
2019-09-17 03:32

How A High School Smash Bros. Joke Became A World-Famous Saying In 2014, Nintendo of America president Reggie Fils-Aime, beloved among the Super Smash Bros. competitive community, formally blessed the group before that year’s EVO fighting game tournament. It was the first year that Nintendo had officially sponsor...
2019-09-17 03:32

Big, Beefy Switch Controllers For Big, Beefy Hands Joy-Cons are small. They are designed so that Switch can be a sleek, nearly-seamless handheld gaming device. Hori’s Split Pad Pro is what happens when ideas like “small” and “sleek” and “not ridiculous” are tossed out the window. The more I play with...
2019-09-17 03:32

We Have Reached the Inevitable: Warner Bros. Is Making a Funko Pop Movie Whether you love them or loathe them, Funko’s Pop Vinyl figurines are everywhere, their big heads and vacant stares providing a blank canvas for practically every pop culture series under the sun to be turned into an action figure. Now, they’re movin...
2019-09-17 03:32

22 Years Later, A Major Milestone For RPGs Is Finally Coming West Amongst all the many, many games coming to Nintendo Switch soon, you should pay close attention to Moon, a port of a 1997 role-playing game for the PlayStation that’s never left Japan before....
2019-09-17 03:32

Steam's Big Discovery Update Is Hurting Some Indie Developers' Games Last week, Valve released an update as part of a recent push to make it easier for users to find new, under-the-radar games. The update purported to decrease the presence of popular games in Steam’s recommendation algorithms, increase overall variety...
2019-09-17 03:32

Listen to Alex Trebek, pronunciation fan, say "genre" over and over Television mainstay and badass cancer survivor Alex Trebek is a legend when it comes to game shows. Jeopardy is, and always will be, the epitome of that genre dof TV, and Trebek will always be the face of it in people’s minds. Obviously, being host s...
2019-09-17 03:32

The Next Castlevania Game Is Coming To Phones Konami quietly announced a new Castlevania game at the Tokyo Game Show last week, called Grimoire of Souls. Before you get too excited, you might want to check out the trailer first....
2019-09-17 03:32

The MCU Films That You Should Own In 4K, Ranked Tomorrow is Spider-Man: Far From Home’s initial digital home release, marking the first time you can own all 23 films in the Infinity Saga, most of them in glorious 4K HDR. But which ones really deserve to be in your collection? As a self-designated ...
2019-09-17 03:32

Fallout 4 Mod Lets You Pet Any Dog Fallout 4 first came out in 2015, and it shows. In the base game, you can only pet a single dog—your dog, Dogmeat—and you can only do it once, during a cut-scene. 2019, emboldened by the Can You Pet The Dog Twitter account, will not stand, sit, lie d...
2019-09-17 03:32

UFC Fighter Plays Smash While His Tesla Drives Itself Tesla cars have an “Autopilot” feature where the car can, on a long straight drive like a highway, take care of some stuff like lane changes and cruise control. The driver is supposed to still be paying attention, but some people—like UFC fighter Kev...
2019-09-17 03:32

Who calls the tunes in space? Brad Pitt asks NASA astronaut Brad Pitt traded laughs on Monday in a call to the International Space Station with a NASA astronaut, who somersaulted during the zero-gravity interview ahead of this week's release of the actor's new film, the space thriller "Ad Astra."...
2019-09-17 03:32

Cars front man Ric Ocasek died while recovering from surgery - family Cars front man Ric Ocasek died peacefully over the weekend while recovering from surgery at his family's home in Manhattan, his wife, the actress and model Paulina Porizkova, said in an Instagram post on Monday....
2019-09-17 03:32

Stand up to Beijing, Hong Kong singer tells U.S. lawmakers, companies Hong Kong singer and activist Denise Ho wants U.S. lawmakers and companies to criticize Beijing's actions in Hong Kong, to help change the Chinese Communist Party's behavior....
2019-09-17 03:32

More than 2,000 foetal remains found at dead doctor's home More than 2,000 medically preserved foetal remains have been found at the home of a late Indiana abortion clinic doctor, leading to calls for a federal investigation....
2019-09-17 03:32

Fantasy Football Week 2 Winners and Losers: Breakout stars, waiver targets Lamar Jackson is proving the doubters wrong, one pass at a time, and the Fantasy ceiling is sky high for this Ravens offense after another dominant showing, Chris Towers says....
2019-09-17 03:32

Fantasy Football Week 3 Early Waiver Wire: Drew Brees, James Conner replacements Another week, another round of injuries for Fantasy players to deal with. Dave Richard takes a look at the ramifications of Drew Brees' injury before looking ahead to the waiver wire....
2019-09-17 03:32

FAA chief: No specific timeline for Boeing 737 Max recertification CNBC's Phil LeBeau talks with the Stephen Dickson, the new head of the Federal Aviation Administration, to discuss his leadership role, recertifcation of Boeing's 737 Max jet and more....
2019-09-17 03:32

DA reviewing grade-fix allegations at Maspeth High School Authorities are looking into a grade-fixing scandal at a city high school that boasts a near-perfect graduation rate, the Queens District Attorney’s Office said Monday. The stunning allegations involving Maspeth HS — revealed in a front-page Post exp...
2019-09-17 03:32

City commissioner: Replace male statues in Central Park with women It’s political correctness run amok — and then some. A member of the commission that oversees art and architecture on city property suggested Monday that instead of simply adding statues of historical female figures to Central Park, the panel yank ou...
2019-09-17 03:32

Local housing regulations driving New York’s homeless population: White House New York’s homeless population could be slashed by 23% if not for restrictive local housing regulations, a study released Monday by the Trump administration’s Council of Economic Advisers claims. “Over-regulation of local housing ma...
2019-09-17 03:32

Ohio billionaire’s son is hooker-loving drug addict who threatened shrink: suit The grown son of an Ohio billionaire is a hooker-loving drug addict who threatened to destroy the renowned Manhattan psychiatrist his parents enlisted to help him, according to bombshell court papers. Dr. Paul Conti, a Stanford-educated psychiatrist ...
2019-09-17 03:32

Investigation finds illegal synthetic marijuana in products sold as CBD Some operators are cashing in on the CBD craze by substituting cheap and illegal synthetic marijuana for natural CBD in vapes and edibles such as gummy bears, an AP investigation found, and regulators have been slow to counter the trend....
2019-09-17 03:00

Jim Cramer explains how the market was able to virtually shrug off a major oil shock "In the old days, the averages would've plunged on this kind of oil shock. I know because I've lived through a bunch of them, starting in 1973," Jim Cramer says....
2019-09-17 03:00

Cramer's lightning round: When investors should pull the trigger on Ulta Beauty "Mad Money" host Jim Cramer rings the lightning round bell, which means he's giving his answers to callers' stock questions at rapid speed....
2019-09-17 03:00

Everything Jim Cramer said on 'Mad Money,' including Saudi oil strikes, valuing cloud stocks, Paxos Jim Cramer breaks down Wall Street's reaction to drone strikes on Saudi Arabian oil facilities, how Wall Street values cloud stocks and interview with Paxos CEO....
2019-09-17 03:00

Hong Kong protests are smaller but uglier Dozens of people were injured Sunday in another night of violence in Hong Kong, as the city marked its fifteenth consecutive weekend of anti-government protests....
2019-09-17 03:00

'Avengers' star shoots down Boris Johnson's Hulk comparison with Brexit Britain Mark Ruffalo, the actor who plays the anger-prone Hulk in the "Avengers" movie franchise, has struck out at UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson for suggesting Britain could break free of the EU's "manacles," like the Marvel superhero....
2019-09-17 03:00

How will Felicity Huffman's 14-day prison sentence affect Lori Loughlin's case? Now that Felicity Huffman is going to prison, what's next for Lori Loughlin, who pleaded not guilty to similar charges in the college admissions cheating scandal?        ...
2019-09-17 03:00

House panel launches ethics probe of DOT chief Chao The panel has asked Chao, who oversees NHTSA, to provide communications between her or other DOT officials and employees of the Foremost Group, a shipping company founded by her father....
2019-09-17 03:00

House lawmakers seek trove of documents from Silicon Valley giants in antitrust investigation Lawmakers on Friday made a sweeping bipartisan request for a trove of documents from Amazon, Apple, Facebook, and Google, ramping up the pressure on Silicon Valley’s largest and most powerful firms as they face questions of whether they suppressed co...
2019-09-17 03:00

Texas girl, 10, dies after contracting a 'brain-eating' amoeba from swimming in a river Lily Avant, 10, was hospitalized after she contracted a rare 'brain-eating' amoeba while swimming in a Texas river, her family says.        ...
2019-09-17 03:00

No visible breakthrough in Brexit talks British Prime Minister Boris Johnson and European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker held their first face-to-face talks Monday, without any visible signs of a breakthrough on an elusive Brexit deal. (Sept. 17)       &#...
2019-09-17 03:00

One killed, eight hospitalized after Maine propane explosion A propane explosion leveled a new building Monday morning in Farmington, Maine. The blast killed one firefighter and sent eight others to hospitals.        ...
2019-09-17 03:00

Jessica Hecht searches for the perfect red carpet look Jessica Hecht, the "Special" actress and Emmy nominee, takes us inside her search for the perfect dress to wear to the creative arts Emmys. The telecast will air on FX Sept. 21, the day before the Primetime awards are handed out live on TV. (Sept. 16...
2019-09-17 03:00

Community offers help to opioid addicts Elk Grove Village, a community of 32,000 outside Chicago has launched a program in which addicted people can ask police officers and other municipal workers for help without fear of arrest, even if they have illegal drugs or paraphernalia. (Sept. 16)...
2019-09-17 03:00

A man survived cancer twice, then he won a $4.6 million lottery jackpot Stu MacDonald, a resident of Bend, Oregon, buys his Oregon's Game Megabucks ticket every week. This week, he won the jackpot, worth $4.6 million.        ...
2019-09-17 03:00

Galveston protesters demand horseback arrest video Hundreds of protesters gathered in Galveston, Texas on Sunday evening to demand that the police department release body camera video of the controversial August arrest of a black man by two white officers on horseback. (Sept. 16)    &#...
2019-09-17 03:00

Implosion brings down Dallas bank building Aerial video captured clouds of smoke and dust as a Republic/National Bank facility was imploded in Dallas Sunday morning. (Sept. 16)        ...
2019-09-17 03:00

Purdue Pharma files for bankruptcy. Here's what it means Purdue Pharma is framing its bankruptcy filing as an opportunity to cut red tape and provide billions in settlement cash to curb the opioid crisis.        ...
2019-09-17 03:00

Trump gives Medal of Freedom to Mariano Rivera President Donald Trump presented the Presidential Medal of Freedom to baseball Hall-of-Famer Mariano Rivera. (Sept. 16)        ...
2019-09-17 03:00

UAW says GM’s offer came too late to avoid strike The United Auto Workers’ top negotiator said in a letter to General Motors that a strike could have been averted had the company made its latest offer sooner (Sept. 16)        ...
2019-09-17 03:00

Brad Pitt video chats with astronaut on ISS Brad Pitt, star of the new space movie "Ad Astra," had a burning question for a real-life astronaut. "Who was more believable? Clooney or Pitt?" (September 16)        ...
2019-09-17 03:00

NY moves to enact statewide flavored e-cig ban New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo is pushing to enact a statewide ban on the sale of flavored e-cigarettes amid growing health concerns connected to vaping, especially among young people. Retailers say they were caught off guard by the announcement. (Sept. ...
2019-09-17 03:00

'A serial killer off the streets': Florida man charged in woman's death linked to slayings of three others A man arrested in the 2016 death of a woman in Palm Beach has also been genetically linked to the slayings of three women in Daytona Beach.        ...
2019-09-17 03:00

One killed, several injured in Maine propane blast A propane explosion that leveled a newly constructed building after fire crews arrived to investigate the smell of gas morning, left a firefighter dead and several injured in Maine Monday. (September 16)        ...
2019-09-17 03:00

Trump says Iran appears to be behind Saudi strike President Donald Trump says it appears that Iran was responsible for the attacks on key oil installations in Saudi Arabia, but he says he doesn't want war. (Sept. 16)        ...
2019-09-17 03:00

'A war zone': Propane explosion kills firefighter, injures 8 others, levels building in Maine A firefighter was killed and eight others were injured when a powerful propane explosion destroyed a new building Monday in Farmington, Maine.        ...
2019-09-17 03:00

Petition urges Gates to not honor India PM Modi Bill and Melinda Gates aren’t backing down from honoring India Prime Minister Narendra Modi despite concerns about human rights abuses in the disputed Kashmir region (Sept. 19)        ...
2019-09-17 03:00

'Evil needs to pay': Missing Florida mom Casei Jones and her four children all found dead in Georgia Casei Jones, 32, and her four children, were found dead in Georgia and a warrant has been issued for Casei Jones' husband, Michael Wayne Jones Jr.        ...
2019-09-17 03:00

Tiger Woods’ amazing Masters celebration from every angle Tiger Woods celebrated after sinking his putt on the 18th green to win his fifth Masters on April 14, 2019 in Augusta, Ga.        ...
2019-09-17 03:00

British Open 2019: The chase for the Claret Jug at Royal Portrush Top shots from the 2019 the Open Championship at Royal Portrush Golf Club in County Antrim, Northern Ireland.        ...
2019-09-17 03:00

Man accused of 'doing donuts' on Trump National Golf Course putting green Police say a man who did "donuts" on the Trump National Golf Course in New Jersey is the same person who broke into one of the homes of Taylor Swift.        ...
2019-09-17 03:00

NFL 100: Eye-catching images from 100 years of NFL action In celebration of the NFL’s 100th season, we put together a photo gallery of some of the most amazing, eye-catching images in the league’s history.       ...
2019-09-17 03:00

Incredible gravity-defying images from the Rhythmic Gymnastics World Championships Gymnasts from all over the world compete in the Rhythmic Gymnastics World Championships, held in Azerbaijan. Check out the best twirls and tricks.       ...
2019-09-17 03:00

Virginia coach Tony Bennett on why he rejected raise in favor of building program Virginia wanted to give basketball coach Tony Bennett a raise after winning the national title. He instead wanted to give money to his assistants.       ...
2019-09-17 03:00

ACC power rankings: Half the league falls in Week 3 to cause major shuffling This week's ACC power rankings saw significant changes as half the league lost games with some coming in favorable non-conference matchups.       ...
2019-09-17 03:00

Big 12 Power Rankings, Week 4: Chris Klieman creating quick believers at Kansas State Kansas State went into SEC Country and left Mississippi State with an upset victory. That led to the Wildcats surging in the Big 12 power rankings.       ...
2019-09-17 03:00

ESPN's Booger McFarland ready to talk Odell Beckham’s watch, Bountygate as 'MNF' analyst Booger McFarland, lead analyst for ESPN’s "Monday Night Football," on his approach to the job — what he talks about on-air, and what he leaves out.       ...
2019-09-17 03:00

Reports: NFL to meet with Antonio Brown accuser on Monday as part of investigation Antonio Brown's accuser is reportedly meeting with the NFL on Monday while Brown's debut with the Patriots included a 20-yard touchdown catch.       ...
2019-09-17 03:00

Aaron Rodgers takes blame for getting down wrong, killing Packers' drive vs. Vikings Aaron Rodgers thought he had a first down and hurried a play, but the fourth-and-1 call cost the Packers a chance at a field goal.       ...
2019-09-17 03:00

Steelers QB Ben Roethlisberger out for season with elbow injury The Steelers were dealt a significant blow when they learned Monday they will have to go the rest of the season without QB Ben Roethlisberger.       ...
2019-09-17 03:00

'Nobody knows who we are': These anonymous Oakland Athletics roll towards MLB postseason Lacking any household names, the Oakland Athletics have been hot for months and are primed to earn a spot in the AL wild-card game.       ...
2019-09-17 03:00

As Martin Truex Jr. celebrates NASCAR playoff win, Gibbs teammates leave Las Vegas frustrated Of the four Joe Gibbs Racing teams that visited Las Vegas Motor Speedway this past weekend for the NASCAR playoff opener, only one left happy.       ...
2019-09-17 03:00

Colts coach Frank Reich gives Adam Vinatieri full backing amid kicker's struggles NFL all-time leading scorer and 46-year-old Adam Vinatieri is holding onto his position with the Colts despite his struggles in the first two weeks.       ...
2019-09-17 03:00

Opinion: Steelers' Mike Tomlin faces ultimate test after Ben Roethlisberger's injury Mike Tomlin will be without Ben Roethlisberger for the rest of the season, and guiding the Steelers to the playoffs now looks like a herculean task.       ...
2019-09-17 03:00

NCAA Re-Rank 1-130: Clemson solidifies top spot after win at Syracuse Clemson solidified the No. 1 spot in the latest NCAA Re-Rank after a 41-6 win at Syracuse. LSU keeps hold of second ahead of Alabama.       ...
2019-09-17 03:00

Voting continues to decide college football's GOAT: Selmon pulls off major upset; Can Marino do it this week? Lee Roy Selmon notched the biggest upset to date. Now help us complete our Sweet 16 in our quest to name the best college football player of all-time.       ...
2019-09-17 03:00

Police make arrest, say May shooting of Colts assistant coach's home was mistaken identity A 20-year-old man has been named as a suspect in the Mother's Day shooting of the home of Indianapolis Colts assistant coach Parks Frazier.       ...
2019-09-17 03:00

Saints seek second opinion on QB Drew Brees' hand injury The New Orleans Saints might have to wait until midseason or later for the return of quarterback Drew Brees, who suffered a thumb injury vs. the Rams.       ...
2019-09-17 03:00

NFL Week 2 winners, losers: Dak Prescott's value rises, Kirk Cousins makes costly mistake As Dak Prescott's value continues to rise for the unbeaten Dallas Cowboys, Kirk Cousins isn't living up to his contract.       ...
2019-09-17 03:00

Wisconsin high school football coach under scrutiny after clothes-lining student When two students ran onto the field in the middle of a high school football game in Wisconsin, an assistant coach clothes-lined one to the ground.       ...
2019-09-17 03:00

Puzzled J.J. Watt upset about NFL referees' 'blatant' missed calls in Texans' win J.J. Watt said that one official told him on Sunday that there had been a holding penalty on one play but that the referee decided not to call it.       ...
2019-09-17 03:00

Baseball Hall of Famer, Yankees great Mariano Rivera receives Presidential Medal of Freedom President Trump calls Hall of Fame Yankees closer Mariano Rivera "maybe the greatest pitcher of all time" in awarding nation's highest civilian honor.       ...
2019-09-17 03:00

Tim Tebow now expected as witness in two drug trials against his trainer A judge encouraged an attorney for NFL player Corey Liuget to call more witnesses, including Tim Tebow, at trial in banned drug case after denying him more depositions.       ...
2019-09-17 03:00

Five things to know about Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Mason Rudolph Mason Rudolph now has the reins to the Steelers' offense after Ben Roethlisberger's season-ending injury. Here's five things to know about the QB.       ...
2019-09-17 03:00

Opinion: Roethlisberger, Brees injuries shake up NFL playoff races, force hard look at the future Perhaps it’s not over yet for Drew Brees and Ben Roethlisberger. But one way or another, at the moment the Steelers and Saints are forced to adjust.       ...
2019-09-17 03:00

Jalen Ramsey requests trade from Jaguars after sideline clash with Doug Marrone Jalen Ramsey might have reached his breaking point with the Jaguars after a sideline confrontation with coach Doug Marrone in Sunday's loss.       ...
2019-09-17 03:00

Prudential subsidiaries to pay nearly $33 million to settle disclosure charges: SEC Two Prudential subsidiaries have agreed to pay nearly $33 million to settle charges they failed to disclose conflicts of interest and made misleading disclosures regarding 94 insurance-dedicated......
2019-09-17 02:32

How to Work the Hustlers Look IRL We love these products, and we hope you do too. E! has affiliate relationships, so we may get a small share of the revenue from your purchases. Items are sold by the retailer, not E!.......
2019-09-17 02:32

Priyanka Chopra Says Kids Are ''Hopefully'' in Her and Nick Jonas' Future The sky is the limit! Priyanka Chopra is on cloud nine after attending the world premiere of her latest movie, The Sky is Pink, at the 2019 Toronto Film Festival. Moreover, the......
2019-09-17 02:32

After 6 Years in Exile, Edward Snowden Explains Himself In a new memoir and interview, the world’s most famous whistle-blower elucidates as never before why he stood up to mass surveillance—and his love for an internet that no longer exists....
2019-09-17 02:32

New York City Prosecutors Subpoena 8 Years of President Trump’s Tax Returns (NEW YORK) — New York City prosecutors have subpoenaed President Donald Trump’s tax returns, a person familiar with the matter told The Associated Press on Monday. Manhattan District Attorney Cyrus Vance Jr.’s office recently sent a...
2019-09-17 02:32

House Oversight Committee Investigating Transportation Secretary Ellen Chao for Possible Conflicts WASHINGTON — The House Oversight Committee said Monday it is investigating whether Transportation Secretary Elaine Chao acted improperly to benefit herself or her family’s shipping company. Two Democratic leaders sent Chao a letter asking...
2019-09-17 02:32

UPDATE 3-WeWork parent pulls IPO following pushback -sources WeWork owner The We Company took a last-minute decision on Monday to suspend preparations for an initial public offering (IPO), concerned that its stock market debut would be snubbed by many investors, people familiar with the matter said....
2019-09-17 02:32

Say hello to 802.11ax: Wi-Fi 6 device certification begins today Enlarge / Wi-Fi connects the world together, but it's still quite complicated. (credit: Aurich Lawson) Today, the Wi-Fi Alliance launched its Wi-Fi Certified 6 program, which means that the standard has been completely finalized, and device manufac...
2019-09-17 02:32

OnePlus’ next flagship smartphone launches September 26 OnLeaks' render of the cheaper OnePlus 7T. [credit: OnLeaks / Pricebaba ] OnePlus has picked September 26 as the official unveiling date fo...
2019-09-17 02:32

Disney CEO Bob Iger resigns from his Apple board seat Enlarge / Disney CEO and former Apple board member Bob Iger. (credit: DC Comics/Creative Commons) Disney CEO Bob Iger has sat on Apple's board since 2011, but that tenure came to an end this month, according to a SEC filing Apple made on Friday. Th...
2019-09-17 02:32

Google’s next flagship smartphone launches October 15 Google's invitation. [credit: Google ] Google has sent out invites for the latest "Made by Google" hardware event. On October 15, the compa...
2019-09-17 02:32

'Locked and loaded': Military options on table in response to Saudi oil attack as Trump seeks to avoid war As the plumes of smoke settle over two of Saudi Arabia’s critical oil production facilities – which came under crippling drone strikes over the weekend – both the U.S. and Saudi Arabia are deliberating options for retaliation, raising the possibility...
2019-09-17 02:32

Netanyahu says if reelected he'll annex parts of Hebron in The West Bank in controversial move: reports Israel’s Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said Monday he plans to apply Israeli sovereignty on West Bank settlements in Hebron, the largest Palestinian city, if he is reelected in Tuesday’s election....
2019-09-17 02:32

ISIS leader calls for ‘caliphate soldiers’ to free detainees from camps, continue attacks The leader of ISIS, in a new audio recording released Monday, called on members of the extremist group to free detainees and women held in jails and camps by any means necessary. ...
2019-09-17 02:32

Elon Musk testified he worried Thai cave rescuer might be 'another Jeffrey Epstein' New court filings reveal that Elon Musk's family office spent tens of thousands on a private investigator to dig up details about Thai cave rescue hero Vernon Unsworth, after Musk called him a "pedo" on Twitter....
2019-09-17 02:32

Police: Rock star Ric Ocasek found dead in NYC apartment FILE – In this Feb. 6, 2015, file photo, Ric Ocasek of the Cars arrives at the MusiCares Person of the Year event at the Los Angeles Convention Center in Los Angeles. Ocasek, famed frontman for The Cars rock band, has been found dead in a New Y...
2019-09-17 02:32

Scattered storms today! TUCSON – Isolated to scattered storms possible this afternoon and evening then drying out for most the rest of the week. Today: Isolated to scattered storms (40%). High: 94° Tonight: Partly cloudy. Low: 72° Tomorrow: Mostly sunny with storms t...
2019-09-17 02:32

Dem presidential candidates call for Kavanaugh’s impeachment WASHINGTON (AP) — At least two Democratic presidential candidates are calling for the impeachment of Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh in the face of a new, uninvestigated, allegation of sexual impropriety when he was in college. Kavanaugh was co...
2019-09-17 02:32

Weekend Recap TUCSON – Southern Arizona picked up some rain over the weekend but our totals for the monsoon so far remain below average. Metro Tucson picked up a little bit of rain early Sunday but areas to the east had the best rain accumulation! Even with...
2019-09-17 02:32

Court to issue ruling on Phoenix’s discrimination ordinance PHOENIX (AP) — The Arizona Supreme Court is scheduled Monday to decide the constitutionality of Phoenix’s anti-discrimination ordinance that bars businesses from refusing service to same-sex couples for religious reasons. Two Christian artists ...
2019-09-17 02:32

Times apologizes for tweet, revises Kavanaugh article NEW YORK (AP) — The New York Times is under fire for its story about a new sexual misconduct allegation against Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh. The paper apologized for an offensive tweet, and revised its article to reflect that the alleged vi...
2019-09-17 02:32

Warren offers anti-corruption plan central to her campaign NEW YORK (AP) — Elizabeth Warren has released a sweeping anti-government corruption proposal, providing a policy roadmap for a fight she says is at the core of her presidential campaign. The Democratic Massachusetts senator is announcing the plan Mon...
2019-09-17 02:32

Two men face charges for getting too close to Old Faithful at Yellowstone National Park Two tourists face criminal charges for taking a dangerously close look at Old Faithful Geyser in Yellowstone National Park, officials said. The men were photographed last week at the edge of Old Faithful, peering down into the natural wonder — appare...
2019-09-17 02:32