HILLSIDEQUADRANEWS.COM: World News - Latest of The Hour 2019-09-14 06:16

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South African Finance Minister Tito Mboweni is awaiting responses to his economic policy plan, but so far reaction from the public has been slow, he said....

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'We're still the best': Stephen Curry commits to playing in 2020 Olympics Curry planning on playing in 2020 Olympics: ‘That is the plan’USA coming off embarrassing seventh-place World Cup finishGolden State Warriors star Steph Curry is planning to be part of the team that represents the United States at the 2020 Olympic Ga...
2019-09-18 20:32

U.S. trade groups urge Congress to rein in 'Tariff Man' Trump Nearly two dozen U.S. lobbying groups have joined forces to try to rein in U.S. President Donald Trump's power to unilaterally impose tariffs amid growing concern about the negative economic impact of his trade policies....
2019-09-18 21:00

Apeel Sciences has developed longer-lasting avocados, and they're coming to stores For consumers tired of throwing away spoiled produce, California-based Apeel Sciences has developed a way to make fruits and vegetables last longer.       ...
2019-09-18 21:00

The best nonstick pans of 2019 We put 7 nonstick pans through some heavy duty testing to find the best of the best. Which brand rose to the top: Cuisinart, All-Clad, ScanPan, or Calphalon?       ...
2019-09-18 21:00

Prada show their fresh approach at Milan fashion week Fashion as a concept was relegated while ‘personal style’ became a focusIf fashion is currently getting a bad rap for being trend-led and disposable, Miuccia Prada – the ridiculously influential fashion designer responsible for the most-imitated tren...
2019-09-18 21:00

What’s coming to Netflix in October: The 'Breaking Bad' movie As you'd expect, Netflix is planning plenty of seasonal thrillers for October. The theme this year is that the kids are not okay. You'll meet Eli, a child with a mysterious illness who has to be secluded from the world and is battling "nigh...
2019-09-18 21:00

Lamborghini’s crazy looking hybrid is more interesting under the hood "We are a game-changer and a provocateur," Lamborghini's CTO, Maurizio Reggiani told Engadget. The automaker has a long history of making waves with traffic-stopping designs and more recently, innovative tech. At last week's Frankfurt Motor...
2019-09-18 21:00

Apple TV+ offers peek at kids shows 'Ghostwriter' and 'Helpsters' Apple won't rely solely on Snoopy in Space to keep your kids happy when TV+ debuts on November 1st. The tech titan has posted the first trailers (only visible on its website right now) for Ghostwriter and Helpsters, both of which will cater to ...
2019-09-18 21:00

BBC's smart keyboard helps kids live healthy digital lives The BBC wants to help kids have healthy and positive interactions online, and it's hoping its new Own It app will do just that. The app is centered around a keyboard that pops up whenever a user begins to type. If the message is negative, the ap...
2019-09-18 21:00

Apple will use recycled rare earth metals in the iPhone's Taptic Engine Apple has a new strategy to make its products more environmentally friendly. Moving forward, the company plans to source the rare earth metals needed to build the iPhone's Taptic Engine from recycled components. The Taptic Engine is the small li...
2019-09-18 21:00

U.S. will revoke Calif. waiver that requires cleaner cars, Trump says President Trump, in a tweet, confirmed the EPA will revoke California's longstanding waiver that allows the state to require automakers to build cleaner light vehicles than federal requirements demand -- a move that will set off a massive legal battl...
2019-09-18 21:32

U.N. Security Council to vote Thursday on call for Idlib truce, Russia likely to oppose: diplomats The United Nations Security Council is due to vote on Thursday on a draft resolution calling for a truce in northwest Syria, though diplomats said the measure is likely to be opposed by veto-power Russia....
2019-09-18 21:32

Northern Ireland's DUP calls for Brexit 'refit' of 1998 peace accord Northern Ireland's largest party, the Democratic Unionist Party, on Wednesday called for a "refit" of the British province's 1998 peace deal "to take account of any new Brexit deal."...
2019-09-18 21:32

Independent Cuban journalists petition against increased government repression A group of 55 independent journalists, bloggers and activists in Communist-run Cuba launched a petition this week denouncing increased media repression and calling for guarantees for press freedom....
2019-09-18 21:32

Vikram Moon lander: Time is running out for scientists to make contact with probe The Indian Space Research Organization lost contact with the unmanned probe when it was in the final stage of an audacious Moon landing attempt on Sept. 6....
2019-09-18 21:32

Ready to grab an iPhone 11 deal? These EE exclusives are the way to go A dual camera set-up, the fastest CPU on the market and a half eaten logo - what else could we be talking about other than the brand new iPhone 11? And for those ready to invest in Apple's latest, we have the perfect option for you in the form o...
2019-09-18 21:32

AMD Ryzen Threadripper 3000 32-core CPU leak shows it dominating the 2990WX Two more benchmarks have leaked of the purported incoming Ryzen Threadripper 3rd-gen 32-core CPU, showing this chip considerably outpacing the previous flagship Threadripper 2990WX (32-core) processor – but not by quite as much as we’ve...
2019-09-18 21:32

Fed Cuts Interest Rates by Another Quarter Point The Federal Reserve cut rates for the second time since July as risks to the economic outlook mounted, but the move did little to appease President Trump....
2019-09-18 22:00

Saudis say charred weapons 'unquestionably' prove Iran behind oil attacks The Saudi government on Wednesday produced what it called "material evidence" it says proves Iran was responsible for attacks at two Saudi oil-producing areas -- putting on display burned remains of drones and missiles....
2019-09-18 22:00

Olympiakos 2-2 Tottenham Hotspur: Champions League – as it happened Spurs threw away a two-goal lead they never really deserved in the first place to start their Champions League campaign with a drawShakhtar v Man City: Champions League – follow it live!PSG v Real Madrid: Champions League – follow it live! 8.28pm BST...
2019-09-18 22:00

Navy awards contracts for work on Stethem, Decatur, Stockdale guided-missile destroyers The U.S. Navy awarded contracts to BAE Systems and General Dynamics for dry-dock maintenance, modernization and repairs on the Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyers USS Stethem, USS Decatur and USS Stockdale....
2019-09-18 22:00

The Theater of Politics: Pete Buttigieg barnstorms New Hampshire with homespun virtues reminiscent of ‘Our Town’ Politics is theater. Our chief critic, Peter Marks, brings his analytical eye to the campaign trail, reviewing another of the front-runners as he barnstorms New Hampshire....
2019-09-18 22:00

GM to temporarily lay off 1,200 workers in Canada due to slowdown at US plants during UAW strike General Motors announced on Wednesday that it plans to temporarily lay off 1,200 workers at its final assembly plant in Oshawa, Canada due to a slowdown at U.S. plants during a Union Auto Workers strike....
2019-09-18 22:00

What it's like to live on the 123rd floor of the world's tallest condo tower Central Park Tower will top off at 1,550 feet, making it the world's tallest residential building. It may also be the most expensive condo project ever....
2019-09-18 22:00

Unlicensed driver charged in death of toddler on Bronx street A 22-year-old Staten Island man was arrested on several charges — including unlicensed driving — after his vehicle jumped a curb in the Bronx and killed a 1-year-old girl in a stroller, police said. Kier Boneparte lost control of his 2002...
2019-09-18 22:00

Jennifer Dulos’ husband’s ‘lying lover’ in court on new charges The woman charged in the case of missing Connecticut mom Jennifer Dulos — and later slammed as a “lying lover” — appeared in court Wednesday on new charges. Michelle Troconis briefly appeared in Norwalk Superior Court but didn...
2019-09-18 22:00

Ilhan Omar says Trump put her life at risk with false 'partying on 9/11' claim – live Congresswoman says president ‘is continuing to spread lies’ with retweet about 13 September event celebrating black women in CongressThe Guardian is joining forces with more than 250 news outlets around the world to strengthen coverage of the climate...
2019-09-18 22:00

‘Listen to the scientists’: Greta Thunberg urges Congress to take action Teen climate activists attend a hearing to address the climate crisis and its traumatic effect on the younger generationClimate campaigner Greta Thunberg has bluntly told members of Congress to heed scientists’ warnings over global heating on a day w...
2019-09-18 22:00

We're losing species at shocking rates – so why is conservation failing? | John Vidal One million plant and animal species are threatened with extinction, yet governments are failing to stem the tideThe number of mammals, insects, amphibians, fish and birds is in steep decline, the world’s forests are on fire and the abundance of life...
2019-09-18 22:00

Rep. Omar says Trump ‘put my life at risk’ after he retweeted a false claim that she ‘partied’ on 9/11 anniversary The Minnesota Democrat said a video of her dancing was taken not on the anniversary of the Sept. 11 attacks but at a Congressional Black Caucus event....
2019-09-18 22:32

Report: Google Wifi 2 is half Wi-Fi router, half Google Home Enlarge / The first-gen Google Wifi. (credit: Google) With Google's big 2019 hardware event set for October 15, we're starting to zero in on what exactly to expect from the show. Besides the heavily leaked Pixel 4, we're also expecting a new Google...
2019-09-18 22:32

"Howdy Economy Doin', Mr Modi?": Rahul Gandhi, Sister Priyanka Target PM Congress leaders Rahul Gandhi and Priyanka Gandhi Vadra paired up on Wednesday to take aim at Prime Minister Narendra Modi's mega event in the United States that will be attended by US President......
2019-09-18 23:00

Proceedings Against Agusta Accused Gautam Khaitan To Continue: Top Court The Supreme Court said Wednesday it would "prima facie" set aside the Delhi High Court order restraining the Income Tax Department from taking any action against VVIP chopper scam accused Gautam......
2019-09-18 23:00

Citizens' List To Be Introduced Throughout The Country, Says Amit Shah Union Home Minister Amit Shah on Wednesday asserted that the NRC will be introduced throughout India and all illegal immigrants will be thrown out of the country through legal means....
2019-09-18 23:00

Italian champion speedboat racer, 2 crew members killed near Venice trying to break record An Italian champion speedboat racer and two crew members died near Venice after their boat crashed Tuesday during a bid to set a new speed record from Monte Carlo....
2019-09-18 23:00

Factbox: India becomes latest country to ban sale of e-cigarettes India became the latest country after Brazil and Thailand to ban the sale of e-cigarettes in what could potentially be the biggest move against vaping globally over growing health concerns....
2019-09-18 23:00

What to know about hyperinsulinemia Hyperinsulinemia is when the body contains too much insulin. It can link to insulin resistance and diabetes. Learn about its symptoms, causes, and related conditions, here....
2019-09-18 23:00

What does it mean when you wake up with a racing heart? Waking up with a racing heart can be worrying, but it is not usually a cause for concern. Learn about the possible causes, as well as when to see a doctor, here....
2019-09-18 23:00

Facebook to launch new Portal smart displays in Europe WhatsApp joins Messenger on camera-equipped photo frame-like device tied in with AlexaJust 10 months after launching its first voice-controlled, video-calling smart displays in the US, Facebook is trying again with new Portal, Portal Mini and Portal ...
2019-09-18 23:00

Comcast gives away Xfinity Flex TV device, pounding shares of Roku Comcast Corp said on Wednesday it will offer internet customers a free streaming media set top box that works with other services, stepping up competition with Roku Inc in the market for a device that organizes multiple subscriptions....
2019-09-18 23:00

Airbus forecasts that number of planes in sky will double in 20 years Aerospace company says growth in air travel to continue despite climate crisis concernsThe number of commercial aircraft in operation will more than double in the next 20 years to 48,000 planes worldwide, Airbus has forecast.The European aerospace co...
2019-09-18 23:00

Viking berserkers may have used henbane to induce trance-like state Enlarge / Sixth century Viking matrix used in the manufacture of helmet plaques, depicting Odin accompanied by a Berserker. (credit: Werner Forman/Universal Images Group/Getty Images) The legendary Viking warriors known as berserkers were renowned ...
2019-09-18 23:00

Israeli vote leaves Netanyahu’s political future in doubt After a decade of mesmerizing world leaders, subduing his rivals and eking out dramatic election victories, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s political future is suddenly in doubt...
2019-09-18 23:00

Young children getting their hands on marijuana-infused brownies, gummies in legal states, poison control centers say Calls to poison control centers in states where recreational marijuana is legal have skyrocketed. The reason: sweet treats like candies or brownies infused with the drug have been falling into the wrong hands....
2019-09-18 23:32

Bride-to-be turned Bahamas bachelorette party into a mission trip after Hurricane Dorian Rikki Kahley arrived at the Atlanta airport with nine women and 40 extra suitcases in tow. They were leaving for her bachelorette weekend.       ...
2019-09-18 23:32

Washington Monument back to elevating tourists over D.C. Closed for 3-years to repair and update the elevator and adding a security facility, The Washington Monument opens for tourists on Sept. 19, 2019.       ...
2019-09-18 23:32

San Francisco airport runway to reopen ahead of schedule. Find out how soon Travelers passing through San Francisco International Airport (SFO) won't have to worry about the airport's runway closure for too much longer.       ...
2019-09-18 23:32

Whether or not Roundup is safe, the gardener has better options Pesticides in general aren’t good for beneficial insects, birds and other animals, or for the rich soil biology that is the underpinning of any healthy garden....
2019-09-18 23:32

The Boondocks Will Be Streaming Its Snark on HBO Max, All Original Episodes and 2 New Seasons Coming Fall 2020 Excuse me. Everyone, I have a brief announcement to make. Jesus was black, Ronald Reagan was the devil, and the government is lying about 9/11. Thank you for your time and goodnight. —Huey Freeman...
2019-09-18 23:32

Texas Teacher Who Asked Trump to Deport ‘Illegal Students’ at Her School Gets Fired When someone is a complete and total jerk for no reason, we as a collective love to see them get what is coming to them. Don’t bother denying it; there is a (not so) secret satisfaction in watching a deserving jackass get their comeuppance....
2019-09-18 23:32

NASCAR crew chief Nick Harrison died of cocaine, oxycodone, alcohol, examiner's report says Nick Harrison, who died on July 21, was was crew chief for Justin Haley in the Xfinity Series with the Kaulig Racing Team.       ...
2019-09-18 23:32

NASA manager casts doubt on 2024 moon landing CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. — A top NASA manager cast doubt Wednesday on the space agency’s ability to land astronauts on the moon by 2024. Kenneth Bowersox, acting associate administrator for human exploration and operations, told a Congressional subcommit...
2019-09-19 00:00

Mars orbiter captures crazy photo of planet’s North Pole The Mars we’ve often seen in photos from rovers and orbiters is dry, dusty and barren, but there are parts of the planet that, when viewed separately, could trick you into thinking you’re looking at a totally foreign alien land. The latest snap...
2019-09-19 00:00

Scientists struggling to figure out age of Saturn’s rings Saturn’s rings may be shining as bright as ever, but the debate over how old they are has rekindled following a new study. The research, published in Nature Astronomy, suggests that even though the rings might appear young in a cosmic sense, da...
2019-09-19 00:00

Charges Against Another Parent Revealed in the College Admissions Scandal Prosecutors said a Chinese woman living in Canada had paid $400,000 to bribe her son’s way into U.C.L.A., raising the total number of parents accused in the case to 35....
2019-09-19 00:32

Saturn's moon Enceladus is having a snowball fight with other moons Three of Saturn’s icy moons are twice as shiny as we thought they were, and it’s partly because they are covered in a deep layer of snow from Enceladus’ geysers...
2019-09-19 00:32

Special report: How climate change is melting France’s largest glacier As the UN prepares its report on the fate of the world’s ice, Adam Vaughan visits the dramatically changing landscape of Mer de Glace near Mont Blanc...
2019-09-19 00:32

Greta Thunberg to Congress: 'Don't listen to me. Listen to the scientists' Swedish teenager Greta Thunberg, who has inspired a global movement for climate change, delivered a pointed message before a U.S. congressional hearing on Wednesday: "I don’t want you to listen to me. I want you to listen to the scientists."...
2019-09-19 01:00

Germany gambles on green with carbon cap plan The German government is set to present a new climate-change policy on Friday that will likely include a carbon-pricing initiative to cap the use of fossil fuels in Europe's largest economy, where the Greens party is enjoying a surge in support....
2019-09-19 01:00

Climate crisis seen as 'most important issue' by public, poll shows Eight-country poll shows people view climate crisis as priority over migration and terrorismA majority of the public recognise the climate crisis as an “emergency” and say politicians are failing to tackle the problem, backing the interests of big oi...
2019-09-19 01:00

Caesarean babies have different gut bacteria, microbiome study finds C-section babies pick up more hospital bacteria than those born vaginally, research showsBabies born by caesarean section have different gut bacteria to those delivered vaginally, the most comprehensive study to date on the baby microbiome has found....
2019-09-19 01:00

Did Egyptians spur innovation by mysterious biblical kingdom 3,000 years ago? A mysterious kingdom from Biblical times that underwent a major technological transformation almost 3,000 years ago might have been influenced by the Egyptians....
2019-09-19 01:00

Pittsburgh-area DA won't prosecute Antonio Brown because of statute of limitations New England Patriots wide receiver Antonio Brown won’t be prosecuted on a Pennsylvania sexual assault accusation because a statue of limitations has expired in the case, according to Pittsburgh-area law enforcement. ...
2019-09-19 01:00

New York Jets' Jamal Adams appears to be upset over benching New York Jets safety Jamal Adams appeared to express subtle frustration with his team after he was benched during their loss to the Cleveland Browns on Monday night....
2019-09-19 01:00

Long Island high school students recorded attack instead of helping stabbed teen who later died, cops say A Long Island teen was fatally stabbed at a strip mall near his high school as dozens of other students pulled out their cellphones to record the melee rather than to help him, police said....
2019-09-19 01:32

US abortion rates lowest in decades, report finds Abortions across the United States have dropped to their lowest levels since the procedure became legal nationwide in 1973, according to a Wednesday report....
2019-09-19 01:32

Pep Guardiola hails 'incredible' Fernandinho as Man City centre-back stint begins Manchester City boss Pep Guardiola has heaped praise on Brazilian star Fernandinho after the midfielder made a successful start to his stint as a makeshift centre-half....
2019-09-19 01:32

Atletico Madrid vs Juventus LIVE stream: How to watch Champions League online plus which channel on TV Two of Europe's heavyweights go head-to-head tonight in one of the ties of the round as Atletico Madrid welcome 2017 finalists Juventus on matchday one in the Champions League....
2019-09-19 01:32

Atletico Madrid 2-2 Juventus: Juve blow two-goal lead in Champions League opener Maurizio Sarri very nearly got the better of Diego Simeone as Juventus were pegged back by Atletico Madrid in the Spanish capital in their opening Champions League group clash....
2019-09-19 01:32

Netanyahu Is in Trouble, and Other Takeaways From the Israeli Election Israeli voters went to the polls on Tuesday for the second time in five months. The results aren’t certain, but Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu failed to gain the support he had hoped for....
2019-09-19 01:32

A Casper executive's sleep issues leads billion-dollar bed start-up into CBD gummies market Bed-in-a-box start-up Casper has reached a $1 billion valuation by shaking up the online sales of the mattress industry. But its push into sleep health and a deal with edibles company Plus and John Legend for CBD gummies is no gimmick....
2019-09-19 01:32

| As e-cigarettes take heat, Europe takes wait-and-see approach Europe appears to have been spared an outbreak of the mysterious vaping-induced illnesses that have claimed seven lives in the US, prompting a backlash against e-cigarettes, but regulators say they are closely monitoring the situation....
2019-09-19 01:32

| WATCH | India bans e-cigarettes due to worldwide vaping backlash India has announced a ban on the sale of electronic cigarettes, as a backlash gathers pace worldwide about a technology promoted as less harmful than smoking tobacco....
2019-09-19 01:32

In coup for Modi, Trump will join Indian prime minister at U.S. rally The gathering scheduled for Sunday in Houston will mark the first time that a U.S. president and Indian prime minister have addressed such an event together....
2019-09-19 01:32

GM drops workers’ health care during strike, a sign UAW impasse could drag on "While on strike, some benefits shift to being funded by the union’s strike fund, and in this case hourly employees are eligible for union-paid COBRA so their health care benefits can continue,” GM said in a statement....
2019-09-19 01:32

AT&T Considering Split With DirecTV AT&T is exploring parting with its DirecTV unit, people familiar with the matter said, a move that would mark a mark a sharp course correction in strategy for the phone giant....
2019-09-19 02:00

Fed Sees Three Dissents at Meeting for First Time Since 2016 Three Federal Reserve officials voted against the central bank’s decision to cut interest rates by a quarter percentage point, the largest number of formal dissents since Jerome Powell became chairman....
2019-09-19 02:00

Among Today's Most Prized Leadership Qualities: Playing Nicely Getting along well with your peers counts for a lot when you vie for the same plum promotion. Your management career may benefit even if you lose the race. Yet it can be hard to cooperate and compete at the same time....
2019-09-19 02:00

The World Is ‘Grossly’ Unprepared for the Next Major Pandemic, Watchdog Finds A report compiled by an independent group of experts claims that governments and NGOs are woefully unprepared for the next big pandemic, while subsequently warning of a “very real threat” for a global-scale pandemic to kill 50 million to 80 million p...
2019-09-19 02:00

Backpacking Researchers Accidentally Discover Grasshopper-Eating Wolf Some of the most serendipitous discoveries about nature can be prompted by just about anything, like finding the first known venomous frog by accidentally grabbing the business end of one, or revealing a new owl species by eavesdropping on its unplac...
2019-09-19 02:00

India Bans E-Cigs as Juul Sales Are Mysteriously Halted in China India this week moved to ban e-cigarettes in a move that will see illegal use of the products punishable by up to three years in prison for repeat offenses. Separately, a mysterious halt on Juul sales in China comes just days after the devices were i...
2019-09-19 02:00

In must-win South Carolina, Biden must seal the deal with black voters A marching band played and several hundred people roared for former U.S. Vice President Joe Biden at a South Carolina country general store this week, a stark contrast to the respectful but less enthusiastic applause given to several of his Democrati...
2019-09-19 02:32

Factbox: Trump's new national security adviser, in his own words U.S. President Donald Trump named Robert O'Brien on Wednesday as his latest White House national security adviser, picking a lawyer who has worked to secure the release of hostages to replace John Bolton, with whom Trump parted acrimoniously....
2019-09-19 02:32

U.S. Democratic Party donor Ed Buck charged with running drug den Prominent California Democratic Party donor Edward Buck has been charged with operating a drug den after injecting a man with methamphetamine in his West Hollywood home where two other men previously died of apparent overdoses, prosecutors said....
2019-09-19 02:32

Google Docs’ New ‘Live Word Count’ Is Weird and Exists Google has officially rolled out the most useful addition to Docs we’ve seen in years: a word count. Or, to be more specific, a feature that allows you to get the live word count for whatever document you’re working on. It’s a lot more convenient tha...
2019-09-19 02:32

Okinawa PraisePro Electric Scooter Review Okinawa launched its new electric scooter, the PraisePro, in India and we get an opportunity to ride the new electric scooter and see how it fares as a daily ride....
2019-09-19 02:32

How to change Windows 10 toast notifications into balloon notifications With a subtle manual edit of a specific Windows 10 configuration setting, it is possible to change modern toast-style system notifications into old-fashioned balloon notifications....
2019-09-19 02:32

There’s absolutely no way this ‘space hotel’ will be ready for guests by 2025 NASA is currently planning to finally send humans back to the lunar surface by 2024. It’s an incredibly ambitious and optimistic timeline, and there are plenty of experts who believe NASA may not be able to pull it off. Sending things into spac...
2019-09-19 02:32

Gears of War Fans Who Love Multiplayer Are Going to Love Gears 5 I’m looking for answers in the frozen landscape near Mount Kadar when the ice storm hits. It’s cold this far north, and sometimes the sky drops hail the size of a van. As I make my way through the snowy wastes, running and dodging the gia...
2019-09-19 03:00

Tesla Model 3s are a hit in China, but Shanghai factory won't hit stride until mid-2020: JL Warren Tesla sales in China should hit around 6,400 vehicles this quarter, but the Shanghai factory won't be able to manufacture Model 3s in volume until mid-2020, according to JL Warren Capital....
2019-09-19 03:00

Asia stocks edge higher as Fed cuts rate; Bank of Japan rate decision ahead The U.S. Federal Reserve on Wednesday cut its overnight rate by 25 basis points to a range of 1.75% to 2%, a move that was widely expected. The central bank, however, appeared divided on further action for the year....
2019-09-19 03:00

Russian celebrities and priests show support for jailed actor Celebrities, teachers and even priests have called for Russian actor Pavel Ustinov to be freed. Many of them have sided with the recent anti-government protests in Moscow and are calling for an independent judiciary....
2019-09-19 03:00

Homeopathy? Leave system as it is, decides Germany's Spahn German statutory health insurance funds should continue funding homeopathy to the small extent they do currently, Health Minister Jens Spahn has said. A French plan to phase out the treatment by 2021 prompted the debate....
2019-09-19 03:00

UPDATE 3-AT&T, Dish not in talks over DirecTV deal - source AT&T Inc and Dish Network Corp are not in discussions over a deal due to regulatory issues, a source familiar with the matter said on Wednesday, after the Wall Street Journal reported https://on.wsj.com/2kS2Hbs the wireless carrier was considering pa...
2019-09-19 03:00

UPDATE 2-Facebook CEO Zuckerberg to meet with U.S. senators this week Facebook Chief Executive Mark Zuckerberg is on Capitol Hill this week to meet with senators as the social media giant faces scrutiny from both the Federal Trade Commission and members of Congress, the company confirmed on Wednesday....
2019-09-19 03:00

UPDATE 1-GSK's over-the-counter nicotine oral spray gets FDA panel backing An independent expert panel to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration on Wednesday recommended approval of GlaxoSmithKline Plc's over-the-counter nicotine oral spray that aims to help smokers quit their addiction....
2019-09-19 03:00

Deadline for Bogota metro proposals extended Five consortiums now have until Oct. 3 to present their proposals for the first line of Bogota's metro system, whose value is estimated at 14 trillion pesos ($4.1 billion), the city's metro company said on Wednesday....
2019-09-19 03:00

The Formula 1 question marks over Hamilton vs Verstappen in Singapore Red Bull's Formula 1 form usually improves dramatically at the Singapore Grand Prix, but the prospect of another fight between Lewis Hamilton and Max Verstappen rests on two unknown factors...
2019-09-19 03:32

Watch: Waterslide down Chinese mountain declared world's longest A waterslide that took two years to build on the side of a Chinese mountain has been declared the world's longest at 8,933 feet, 11 inches, Guinness World Records said....
2019-09-19 03:32

A List of Headlines We Really Didn't Want to Use Regarding the Explosion at the Semen Factory A cattle breeding facility in Australia has experienced an unspeakable tragedy: a massive explosion that resulted in the loss of over 100 vials of bull semen. As Newsweek reports, the fire took over two hours to extinguish in full, and the firefighte...
2019-09-19 04:16

Best Sports To Read To, Ranked The thing about reading a book is that it is absolutely, undeniably a sport. Not only does reading a book require endurance, concentration, and a good amount of practice, it is also occasionally competitive. For sure, working so hard to get AR points...
2019-09-19 04:16

Local Columnist Woefully Out Of His Element One possible explanation for the existence of this Albany (Georgia) Herald column, in which Carlton Fletcher fields all the questions a “female person” might have watching her first baseball game, could be that it was accidentally sucked through a wo...
2019-09-19 04:16

The Yankees Are Cursed The Yankees, who spent the first week of the season getting everybody hurt, and then a few months later, did it again just to set some all-time IL records, are getting healthy. Just in time for the playoffs, but also just in time to get injured again...
2019-09-19 04:16

The Capital One Quicksilver card can help you save on big purchases—and everything else With a simplified cash back program and solid perks, this card can help you save on big purchases—and everything else.       ...
2019-09-19 04:16

Actors who've played astronauts, from Brad Pitt and George Clooney to Sigourney Weaver Buckle your seat belts and get ready to blast off with some of Hollywood's most famous on-screen astronauts.        ...
2019-09-19 04:16

Humberto strengthens into a Category 3 major hurricane as it tracks toward Bermuda Already at Category 3 strength, Hurricane Humberto is expanding off the U.S. East Coast and is projected to threaten Bermuda as it passes later Wednesday, forecasters said....
2019-09-19 04:48

Volkswagen Passat Alltrack 2.0 TDI 190 4Motion DSG 2019 UK review Volkswagen revitalises the eight-generation Passat range, starting with the beefed-up but smart-looking Alltrack estate The eighth-generation Volkswagen Passat has been refreshed, four years after it was launched in 2015. And this particular versio...
2019-09-19 04:48

Wilson's Triniti Tennis Ball Looks Like a Straight Sets Win For the Environment If you walk to your nearest public tennis courts, you’ll probably find a smattering of discarded balls that have been used once, as well as a bunch of discarded plastic cans and metal lids that are probably destined for landfills at best, or like, th...
2019-09-19 04:48

Israel’s Arab Politicians Emerge With New Political Heft A higher voter turnout translated into power for Israel’s Arab alliance, opening up possibilities for a more influential role in the political arena....
2019-09-19 04:48

NJ ref who told wrestler to cut dreadlocks barred for 2 seasons TRENTON, N.J. — A referee who told a New Jersey high school wrestler to cut his dreadlocks or forfeit a match last year was suspended by the state for two seasons Wednesday, and officials also announced mandatory bias training for all referees and co...
2019-09-19 05:16

Cuomo signs law making it easier to prosecute rape cases Joined by Academy Award-winning actresses Mira Sorvino and Julianne Moore, Gov. Andrew Cuomo signed a new law Wednesday that extends the time period to bring criminal and civil cases for rape and other sex crimes. Prosecutions could be brought for ra...
2019-09-19 05:16

Driver who fatally struck 1-year-old lived in same Bronx building as victim The man accused of running over a 1-year-old Bronx girl is a self-described rapper who shacked up in the same apartment building as the child he killed, The Post has learned. Kier Boneparte, 22, faces reckless driving and other charges stemming from ...
2019-09-19 05:16

Google Maps incognito mode is currently in testing Announced at the Google IO 2019 keynote back in May, an incognito mode for Google Maps is reportedly now in testing, as discovered by XDA Developers.Available from today for members of the Google Maps preview group as part of a closed beta, the incog...
2019-09-19 05:16

Blockchain has become one of enterprises top five priorities Blockchain will evolve further in the next two to three years among the enterprises as it has become one of their top five priorities, an Oracle executive said.Blockchain is another way to store data transactions to manage it, enquire it, protect it ...
2019-09-19 05:16

Kubernetes’ next step could be to try orchestrating everything else Custom Resource Definitions sounds not only innocuous but like something a dungeon master brings to a role-playing party. But if CRD can cast a spell on the data center, virtual machines, big data, machine learning, may soon find themselves bowing be...
2019-09-19 05:16

Apple TV Plus will be bigger than Netflix, if Apple does a billion things just right Thanks to Apple's year-long free trial program, Apple TV Plus has the potential for incredible reach. But can Apple sustain that reach after the year is up? Here's what Apple might be thinking....
2019-09-19 05:16

Canadian ice dancers Virtue and Moir announce retirement "Canadian figure skaters Tessa Virtue and Scott Moir have announced their retirement from the sport after an illustrious career in which the duo became the most decorated Olympic figure skaters of all time."...
2019-09-19 05:16

Emery rests Ozil for Arsenal's Frankfurt trip "Sept 18 (Reuters) - Arsenal manager Unai Emery has decided to rest playmaker Mesut Ozil and centre back Sokratis Papastathopoulos for Thursday\u0027s Europa League group stage opener at Eintracht Frankfurt."...
2019-09-19 05:16

Mustafi reintegrated into Arsenal squad for Europa League trip to Frankfurt "Arsenal defender Shkodran Mustafi could be set to make his first appearance of the season for the club in Thursday\u0027s Europa League trip to Eintracht Frankfurt."...
2019-09-19 05:16

Fantasy Football Week 3 Start 'Em & Sit 'Em: Mark Ingram ready for marquee matchup You want as much exposure to this week's Ravens-Chiefs game as possible, and that's where Jamey Eisenberg is focusing for Week 3's Start 'Em & Sit 'Em....
2019-09-19 05:16

Hollywood’s latest obsession is aging action stars When the trailer for Friday’s “Rambo: Last Blood” dropped, doubters predictably began sharpening their knives for its now-73-year-old star. What was the plot for this fifth installment, they wondered on social media? Sylvester Stallone yells at cloud...
2019-09-19 06:00

Cameron asked for Queen''s help to stop Scottish independence David Cameron asked the Queen for help in heading off Scottish independence after a poll before the 2014 referendum suggested a lead for those wanting to leave the union....
2019-09-19 06:00

PM to meet military chiefs on unofficial campaign trial Boris Johnson is continuing his unofficial general election campaign with talks with military chiefs and meeting troops on a visit to an army training ground....
2019-09-19 06:00

DA won’t prosecute Antonio Brown on rape accusations because of statute Allegheny DA won’t prosecute NFL star on rape accusationsNFL has interviewed accuser as it conducts own investigationBrown farted in my face and didn’t pay his bill, doctor saysNew England Patriots wide receiver Antonio Brown won’t be prosecuted on s...
2019-09-19 06:00

Amnesty says migrant workers still being exploited in Qatar Amnesty investigated three Qatari companies1,620 workers submitted complaints after wages stoppedThousands of migrant workers in Qatar are still being exploited despite repeated promises to improve workers’ rights in the lead-up to the 2022 World Cup...
2019-09-19 06:00

Rangers’ Artemi Panarin should be OK after injury scare A bit of a scare went through Rangerstown when it was clear Artemi Panarin had left the bench late in the second period of the preseason opener Wednesday night at the Garden, then did not return to the game due to what the team called a “mild groin s...
2019-09-19 06:00

Rangers’ power play already looks drastically different Watching the Rangers power play operate — even after just a short amount of practice and one measly preseason camp — is a smack in the face, revealing how much more offensive skill exists on the roster compared to a year ago. The cross-ice saucer pas...
2019-09-19 06:00

Noah Syndergaard didn’t make Mets look good for caving to him DENVER — To point out that a personal catcher didn’t lead to Noah Syndergaard’s personal best would be putting it too politely even for Thor’s liking. Even after an exciting, 7-4 victory over the Rockies on Wednesday afternoon at Coors Field, which k...
2019-09-19 06:00

Daniel Jones’ presence brings one change to Giants’ offense Pat Shurmur doesn’t expect too much to change schematically with his offense this week as Daniel Jones replaces Eli Manning at quarterback. But the head coach and several players expect the 22-year-old rookie to infuse the ability to create time for ...
2019-09-19 06:00

"Exceptional" Angel Di Maria Stars As PSG Tear Apart Sorry Real Madrid Angel Di Maria scored twice against his former club as Paris Saint-Germain thrashed Real Madrid 3-0 to get off to the perfect start in the UEFA Champions League....
2019-09-19 06:00

What's The Best Cupholder Mod For Cars That Don't Have Beverage Space? Now that I’ve got the wheels, tires, and suspension on my Mitsubishi Montero build right where I want them, the car’s edging closer to becoming the ultimate long hauler. But it’s missing a key component: it needs cupholders....
2019-09-19 06:32

This Is What It's Like To Drive A Mercedes S600 With An F1 Exhaust Unlike other shops who might send build updates, Sasaki-san simply set to work and finished the job. There was no unnecessary correspondence; he didn’t do anything beyond what was asked of him. We had no idea if the exhaust would sound the same as th...
2019-09-19 06:32

A Warren Buffett protege is leaving to start her own Berkshire Tracy Britt Cool is leaving the firm after a decade to start a company that replicates Warren Buffett's business model, the Wall Street Journal reported....
2019-09-19 06:32

5-year-old girl was abducted from playground, NJ police say The FBI is now involved in a search for a man who may have taken the girl to a van and driven away from the park in Bridgeton, New Jersey.        ...
2019-09-19 07:00

CDC warns against buying some vaping products The CDC is warning the public to stop buying e-cigarettes of the street or "further manipulate them in ways not intended by the manufacturer" as it investigates an outbreak of illness and death associated with vaping. (Sept. 18)    ...
2019-09-19 07:00

Rockstar Games releases a PC launcher for some reason Rockstar this week joined the ranks of game publishers who have launched their own PC game libraries. The Rockstar Games Launcher is now available for Windows users… and hopefully the sign of a new release to come. The launcher, according to Rockstar...
2019-09-19 07:00

‘Nanny shaming’ sparks uproar with baby sitters, mommy groups Between 11 p.m. and midnight on June 21, Randy Howk received a flurry of emails. Friends told the father of two that his family’s beloved nanny was unwittingly playing a starring role on mommy Facebook groups around the city. A bystander had po...
2019-09-19 07:00

These college kids enjoy million-dollar views from their NYC dorms New York University freshman Mira Fink’s dorm room far exceeded her expectations. Her single in a suite looks directly onto Greenwich Village’s Washington Square Park, NYU’s de facto quad that’s frequented by jazz ensembles, chess players, tourists a...
2019-09-19 07:00

Investor keeps making bank selling Soho townhouses Real estate investor and former tech investor Arthur Becker’s savvy $20 million stake in architect Cary Tamarkin’s 10 Sullivan St. keeps paying off. In 2016, Becker (who was married to Vera Wang from 1989 to 2012) traded that stake in the...
2019-09-19 07:00

Possible terror ties in American Airlines sabotage case? Prosecutor says yes Prosecutors say the American Airlines mechanic has made concerning statements and has a brother who may be tied to the Islamic State extremist group.       ...
2019-09-19 07:00

How Hasbro managed a stunning comeback in a post-Toys-'R'-Us world Christmas is still more than three months away. But it feels like the holidays are already here for Hasbro shareholders. The stock is up more than 45% this year and CEO Brian Goldner is feeling pretty bullish....
2019-09-19 07:32

‘Materialism Will One Day Bring Change.’ Why a Senior Defector Believes North Korea’s Days Are Numbered An influx of capitalist culture and a swelling desire for material goods could one day spell the end for North Korea’s Kim dynasty and hasten the pariah state’s re-entry into the international community. That’s according to a high-r...
2019-09-19 07:32

Pelosi says she would have held Lewandowski in contempt ‘right then and there’ No witness should be able to treat members of Congress like Trump’s former campaign manager did during a Tuesday hearing, the House speaker said during a huddle with lawmakers....
2019-09-19 07:32

‘Our relations are with Israel’: Trump appears to give embattled Netanyahu the cold shoulder Trump said he had not spoken to Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, a man he has described as a close friend. He then noted that the election is close while playing down Netanyahu’s importance to the alliance between the United States and Isra...
2019-09-19 07:32

"Didn't Give Written Resignation," Alka Lamba Says After Quitting AAP The clash between Alka Lamba and the Aam Aadmi Party erupted again on Wednesday with her claim that the Delhi Assembly Speaker refused to consider her resignation on Twitter, while the party claimed......
2019-09-19 07:32

Woman testifies about alleged rape by ex-college baseball player GEORGETOWN, Del. — A woman who says she was raped by an ex-University of Delaware baseball player accused of multiple sexual assaults testified Wednesday that she was surprised, then anxious and afraid, when her first meeting with him quickly escalat...
2019-09-19 08:00

Washington Monument reopens after 3-year closure for repairs WASHINGTON — After a three-year closure, the Washington Monument is reopening to the public. The 555-foot stone obelisk was closed in September 2016 in order to replace the aging elevator and upgrade security systems. The monument will reopen to the ...
2019-09-19 08:00

Obama says presidents should avoid social media in apparent jab at Trump Former President Barack Obama appeared to take a rare shot at his White House successor on Wednesday, advising against “watching TV or reading social media” when running the country, according to reports. Obama made the remarks at the private event i...
2019-09-19 08:00

Justin Trudeau ‘pissed off’ at himself for ‘brownface,’ admits second offense Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau apologized Wednesday night after a photo of him surfaced wearing “brownface” and a turban at a party in 2001 — but admitted it was not the first time he had donned skin-darkening makeup. Trudeau offered the mea ...
2019-09-19 08:00

Joe Kennedy to run for Massachusetts Senate seat WASHINGTON – Rep. Joe Kennedy III will challenge incumbent Ed Markey for the Senate and seek to restore the Kennedy legacy in the upper chamber, the Boston Globe reported. Kennedy, 38, is the grandson of former New York Sen. Bobby Kennedy and the gra...
2019-09-19 08:00

John Bolton unloads on Trump’s ‘disrespectful’ foreign policy Bolton, speaking at a private luncheon, also said that negotiations with North Korea and Iran were “doomed to failure” on the president’s watch, two people who were there told Politico....
2019-09-19 08:00

25 fun gifts even the most devoted Marvel fans will love Williams Sonoma Marvel celebrated its 80th anniversary on August 31, and you should too! There really is something for every kind of Marvel fan from those who like to cook to those who enjoy to taking a deep dive into the history of the franchise. ...
2019-09-19 08:32

PRESS DIGEST- New York Times business news - Sept 19 The following are the top stories on the New York Times business pages. Reuters has not verified these stories and does not vouch for their accuracy....
2019-09-19 08:32

Cameron asked for Queen's help to stop Scottish independence David Cameron asked the Queen for help in heading off Scottish independence after a poll before the 2014 referendum suggested a lead for those wanting to leave the union....
2019-09-19 09:00

North Korea Has Reportedly Caught the Blockchain Fever North Korea is developing its own cryptocurrency—at least according to Alejandro Cao de Benos, a Spanish aristocrat and IT consultant who serves as a sort of international liaison for the country’s totalitarian, militaristic government.Read more......
2019-09-19 09:00

iOS 13 to Release Today: How to Download, Install on iPhone, iPod touch iOS 13 is compatible with the iPhone 6s and later and seventh-generation iPod touch. Apple is expected to release the iOS 13 update at around 10am PST/ 1pm EST or 10:30pm IST in India today....
2019-09-19 09:00

Smart home technology just got simpler – and far more affordable Sponsored by RACV To many people, it may seem like basic home security hasn’t advanced much in recent years. Apart from professionally-installed monitoring setups in mansions, most people will be left thinking that the same, basic, ineffective...
2019-09-19 09:00

Asia stocks mostly edge higher as Fed cuts rate; Bank of Japan keeps monetary policy steady The U.S. Federal Reserve on Wednesday cut its overnight rate by 25 basis points to a range of 1.75% to 2%, a move that was widely expected. The central bank, however, appeared divided on further action for the year....
2019-09-19 09:32

Japan clears executives in Fukushima disaster case Prosecutors had accused the executives of negligence, saying they were aware of the dangers posed by tsunamis. But the executives argued that although they knew, they were not responsible for day-to-day operations....
2019-09-19 09:32

There may be a huge Apple Watch upgrade cycle on the horizon Over the past few years, the Apple Watch has quickly evolved from a niche product into a mainstream device. Thanks to a number of impressive updates that saw Apple add cellular connectivity, along with a host of health and fitness features, Apple Wat...
2019-09-19 10:00

Facebook’s new Portal TV turns your television into a video chat monitor The average Facebook user out there likely wasn’t secretly hoping the world’s biggest social networking company (and frequent privacy flouter) would release a new video chat device that could be installed in the home. Nevertheless, Facebo...
2019-09-19 10:00

Sandy Hook group releases 'hard to watch' school shooting awareness video Mark Barden, the co-founder of Sandy Hook Promise, hopes the PSA will inspire people to take actionSandy Hook Promise, the group founded after 20 first graders and six adults were murdered in Newtown, Connecticut, released a video on Wednesday that b...
2019-09-19 10:00

'No guts, no vision!' Trump unhappy after Fed announces modest rate cut Central bank approves quarter-point interest rate reductionTrump tweets: ‘Jay Powell and the Federal Reserve fail again!’ Under pressure from Wall Street and the White House, the Federal Reserve lowered interest rates on Wednesday for a second straig...
2019-09-19 10:00

Outcry at Indonesia draft criminal code that could see unmarried couples jailed New draft bill, decades in the making, could also criminalise insulting the president and tightens abortion laws Indonesia is set to pass a new criminal code that could outlaw living together outside marriage, extramarital sex and insulting the presi...
2019-09-19 10:00

Yankees hoping Aaron Judge’s jammed shoulder isn’t a big deal Aaron Judge tried to make a diving catch on Albert Pujols’ single to right in the fifth inning of the Yankees’ 3-2 loss to the Angels on Wednesday night and ended up landing hard and perhaps jamming his right shoulder. The right fielder spent the res...
2019-09-19 10:00

See All of the Fierce and Fabulous Pics From Rihanna's Savage x Fenty Show Say goodbye to that FOMO. If you weren't one of the lucky guests to attend Rihanna's highly-anticipated Savage X Fenty show during New York Fashion Week, fret not. Photos from the......
2019-09-19 10:32

F1 design legend Newey gets lead role in Veloce Extreme E team Formula 1 design legend Adrian Newey and Formula E champion Jean-Eric Vergne will be part of the management of Veloce Racing's entry in the new Extreme E championship...
2019-09-19 10:32

Grichuk slam negates Buchholz dud as Jays beat Orioles 11-10 After Vladimir Guerrero Jr. and Clay Buchholz left the game under radically different circumstances, Randal Grichuk delivered the decisive blow in an improbable Toronto victory....
2019-09-19 11:00

Married at First Sight Couple ''Hotter Than Ever'' After Brief Split Reunited and it feels so dramatic?! On tonight's all-new Married at First Sight, all four couples from season nine came together to discuss life after decision day. While......
2019-09-19 11:00

America's Got Talent Season 14 Crowns a Winner Well this feels right. Kodi Lee has been named the winner of America's Got Talent season 14, which felt inevitable all season long. The 22 year-old singer and pianist is blind and......
2019-09-19 11:00

Here's Why Tamar Braxton and The Real Ladies Are Still Feuding The ladies in daytime are keeping it real! It's been more than three years since news broke that Tamar Braxton would not be reprising her role as a co-host on The Real. In......
2019-09-19 11:00

Who Will Win In the America's Got Talent Season 14 Finale? The time has come to name the next person in America with talent! Tonight is the season 14 finale of America's Got Talent, and just 10 finalists remain in the competition. They all......
2019-09-19 11:00

Charlie Duncan From Disney's Good Luck Charlie Is So Grown-Up Remember that show Good Luck Charlie? Well, little baby Charlie isn't so little anymore. In fact, the actress who played the tiny tot, Mia Talerico, celebrated her 11th birthday......
2019-09-19 11:00

Referee who told wrestler to cut dreadlocks before match is suspended two years The viral incident from last December, in which Alan Maloney gave Andrew Johnson the option of cutting his dreadlocks or forfeiting, caused widespread outrage....
2019-09-19 11:32

Capitals center Lars Eller day-to-day with upper-body injury, scratched from preseason game “It’s preseason, so we’ll have him play hopefully next game and do the right thing,” Coach Todd Reirden said. “We’re not going to play a player who’s not 100 percent in a preseason game.”...
2019-09-19 11:32

'It's our future that's at stake': US students plan to skip school Friday to fight climate 'emergency' Tens of thousands of high school students in cities nationwide plan to skip class Friday to attend Global Climate Strike marches.        ...
2019-09-19 12:00

'Get it together': False emergency sirens spark déjà vu on Hawaiian islands of Oahu and Maui Emergency sirens accidentally went off on Oahu and Maui Wednesday, rattling nerves as Hawaii residents recalled surviving a false missile alarm.        ...
2019-09-19 12:00

Google Assistant's New Phone Line Feature Brings No-Internet Voice Search Google Assistant has integrated several local third-party apps like Ola Cabs, HealthifyMe, Faasos, FreshMenu, and more to enable quick app-based actions....
2019-09-19 12:00

Instagram Restricts Cosmetic Surgery, Weight-Loss Promoting Posts Instagram has announced to restrict people under age 18 from viewing posts from celebrity influencers that promote cosmetic surgery and various weight-loss products....
2019-09-19 12:00

Call of Duty: Mobile verschijnt 1 oktober op Android en iOS Call of Duty: Mobile heeft een officiële releasedatum, namelijk 1 oktober 2019. Ook prettig: de titel verschijnt zowel op Android als op iOS. Op de officiële releasedatum is het spel vrijwel overal ter wereld verkrijgbaar; alleen China, Vie...
2019-09-19 12:00

Slimy lakes and dead dogs: climate crisis has brought the season of toxic algae Warming water and pollution are contributing to a variety of harmful bacteria that can wreak havoc on aquatic environmentsFrom New York City to coastal California, a poison-producing living slime is overtaking waterways and shorelines, killing pets, ...
2019-09-19 12:00

Poland’s top filmmakers protest festival admission rules Poland’s top filmmakers are demanding artistic independence for the nation’s prestigious film festival after a politically charged movie was withdrawn...
2019-09-19 12:32

| German probe opens into suspected internal spying at Airbus German prosecutors have opened an investigation into suspected internal spying by employees of European aviation giant Airbus over two arms projects, sources have said....
2019-09-19 13:00

| WATCH | Canada's Trudeau admits to racist 'brownface' makeup Canada's Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has apologised for wearing brownface makeup at a party 18 years ago, as he scrambled to get on top of a fresh blow to a re-election campaign dogged by controversy....
2019-09-19 13:00

Trump to meet with U.S. senators Thursday over biofuels policy President Donald Trump will meet on Thursday with U.S. senators to discuss biofuels policy, Senator Bill Cassidy's office said, as Trump attempts to find a compromise between Big Oil and Big Corn on an issue that pits two constituencies that are impo...
2019-09-19 13:00

The specs of the iPhone 11’s biggest rival have leaked in full In a few short hours, one of the most exciting Android phones of the year will be unveiled, complete with a daring new design, new camera abilities, but also a huge “defect” that will make it practically unusable in most markets. That is,...
2019-09-19 13:00

Belgian fighter jet crashes in France, pilot hits power line French authorities say a Belgian F-16 fighter jet has crashed in a populated area in western France and one of its pilots is caught on a high-voltage electricity line...
2019-09-19 13:00

Suicide bomb in southern Afghanistan, kills at least 20 An Afghan official says a powerful suicide truck bombing outside a hospital in the capital of southern Zabul province has killed at least 20 and injured as many as 90 others...
2019-09-19 13:00

Trump touts newly constructed border wall sections in exclusive 'Fox & Friends' interview President Trump, in an exclusive interview airing on "Fox & Friends," on Thursday morning, said maneuvers taken by his administration to secure the U.S.-Mexico border have resulted in a major drop in illegal crossings and a safer working environment ...
2019-09-19 13:32

Football Players? Or Lab Rats Who Can Run and Pass? As college teams collect more and more data to improve performance, a player may be asked to swallow an electronic pill to monitor body temperature or wear goggles that track eye movement....
2019-09-19 14:00

How To Transfer PF Balance With Previous Employer To New Employer Employees' Provident Fund Organization or EPFO, the nodal agency that monitors Employees' Provident Fund contributions, allows the subscriber - or employees of an organisation of 20 or more......
2019-09-19 14:00

With the Far Right Out of Power in Italy, the E.U. Edges Toward Migration Reform After six days at sea on Sept. 14, the Ocean Viking sailed into port carrying 82 asylum seekers. It was the first rescue ship to dock in Italy since Matteo Salvini, one of Europe’s most fervent antimigrant politicians, lost his job as Interior ...
2019-09-19 14:00

Google Pay will let you use your cards in India without actually carrying them Along with Google‘s announcement of an AI research center, its local language translation with Google Lens, and a phone number for Google Assistant, today the search giant announced Tokenized payment cards in the Google Pay app in India. With this fe...
2019-09-19 14:32

Instagram now restricts visibility of weight loss products and cosmetic surgery posts for teens If your Instagram feed is anything like mine, your feed and Explore page are probably littered with weight loss meal supplements, timelapses of injected lip filler, and skinny-tea promoted by a Kardashian — because obviously, that’s all we want to se...
2019-09-19 14:32

DOT, EPA announce ‘one, and only one’ national fuel standard, hits California The Department of Transportation and Environmental Protection Agency Thursday announced that there will be “one, and only one” national fuel standard, a move made to cut the costs of vehicles and bar California from making more strict standards....
2019-09-19 14:32

Capital management executive allegedly assaulted female employee on work trip A Big Apple capital management executive was busted for trying to assault a young employee — after booking them into a single hotel room on a work trip to Florida, according to cops. James Lukezic, the Manhattan-based executive managing directo...
2019-09-19 15:00

Instagram cracks down on posts touting 'miraculous' weight loss On Instagram and other social media sites, health misinformation is rampant. Companies have only recently begun to take steps to clamp down on this kind of content....
2019-09-19 15:00

Chinese parent charged in college admissions scandal arrested in Spain, to be extradited to US A woman accused of paying $400,000 to get her son into the University of California, Los Angeles, as a fake soccer recruit has become the 52nd person charged in a sweeping college admissions bribery scheme, according to an indictment unsealed Tuesday...
2019-09-19 15:00

What Lindsay Lohan Does To Avoid Long Bathroom Queues At Nightclubs Nobody likes waiting in queues, especially not Lindsay Lohan. In fact, the American singer-songwriter dislikes it so much, she reserves her own private toilet at nightclubs to avoid standing in long......
2019-09-19 15:00

Zelda: Link’s Awakening review: This beach adventure looks 2019, feels 1993 Enlarge / Welcome back to Koholint Island, the world of Link's Awakening, newly reborn as a lively, plasticky world of toys. (credit: Nintendo) What can you expect from an official remake of a Nintendo classic? For nearly three decades, the answer ...
2019-09-19 15:00

Shaman detained while walking across Russia to 'banish' Vladimir Putin A self-styled "warrior-shaman" was detained by Russian police while walking across the country to Moscow, where he intended to "banish" Vladimir Putin. Authorities said they would fly him back to his home region....
2019-09-19 15:32

Netanyahu faces uncertain future as he trails in Israeli election re-run Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's grip on power was hanging in the balance Wednesday after local TV channels projected him trailing his centrist rival Benny Gantz by just one seat, following a re-run general election....
2019-09-19 15:32

Nearly-new buying guide: Land Rover Discovery Sport It’s the kind of car that looks right in almost all settings The smart money here goes on a three-year-old example, as post-facelift models are still strong money These days, if you want a family-sized SUV with five or seven seats, four-wheel driv...
2019-09-19 15:32

Ratul Puri Sent To Judicial Custody Till October 1 In AgustaWestland Case A Delhi court has sent Ratul Puri, nephew of Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Kamal Nath, to judicial custody till October 1 in a money-laundering case related to the AgustaWestland chopper scam....
2019-09-19 15:32

Flipkart, Amazon, Others Rush To Pull Vaping Devices Post E-Cigarette Ban Amazon.com, Walmart-owned Flipkart and other e-commerce portals in the country scrambled on Thursday to pull listings of vaping products a day after the government imposed a nationwide ban on......
2019-09-19 15:32

The Dolphins Are Tanking. There's No Proof It Will Work. The Miami Dolphins’ plan to get better is to get even worse. There’s just one minor red flag with this approach. There’s no proof that tanking works in the NFL....
2019-09-19 15:32

Why It’s Another Bad Year for Indonesia Forest Fires An annual nuisance, stinging smoke from massive wildfires is blanketing parts of Indonesia, Malaysia and Singapore this year on a greater than usual scale. Most of the blazes result from illegal slash-and-burn methods used to clear farmland for cash ...
2019-09-19 16:00

Rambo — Your new style icon for fall For some, the name Rambo calls to mind crossbows, big muscles and bigger explosions. For the style-inclined, though, it’s cargo pants and combat boots — the kind of kickass menswear that, incidentally, fashion designers have delivered in spades for f...
2019-09-19 16:00

The Tankiest Of Tanks Bruno Gauthier Leblanc is an art director at Eidos Montreal, the studio behind Deus Ex: Human Revolution, Thief and Deus Ex: Mankind Divided....
2019-09-19 16:00

DOTA 2 Cheats Are Getting Their Asses Banned Until 2038 Valve released a matchmaking update for DOTA 2 yesterday, and as part of it, some players breaking the rules have begun receiving comically long bans....
2019-09-19 16:00

September aviation photos: Plane spotting around the world Check out airplanes and airports from around the world in this collection of September's greatest airline and plane photos.       ...
2019-09-19 16:00

All Blacks coach Steve Hansen hits out at Springboks for piling pressure on referee ahead of World Cup opener All Blacks coach Steve Hansen has accused his South Africa counterpart Rassie Erasmus of putting undue pressure on referee Jerome Garces in an escalating war of words ahead of Saturday's World Cup match....
2019-09-19 16:00

India tells tech firms to protect user privacy, prevent abuse Technology firms must protect user privacy and prevent abuse of their platforms, India's IT minister said on Thursday, speaking as the government draws up a data privacy law and seeks to push companies to store more data locally....
2019-09-19 16:32

Fiat Chrysler to test vehicle-to-grid technology with 700-car fleet Fiat Chrysler will set up an experimental fleet of up to 700 electric cars to test vehicle-to-grid (V2G) technology, which allows power grids to use energy stored in car batteries to face demand during peak hours....
2019-09-19 16:32

Huawei's new Mate 30 phones to run on open-source version of Android: source Huawei's [HWT.UL] new Mate 30 smartphone range will run on an open-source version of Google's Android operating system, a source familiar with the matter said ahead of a major launch event in Germany on Thursday....
2019-09-19 16:32

The cheat hackers 'ruining' gaming for others The use of cheats is a major problem in video games and it’s becoming increasingly lucrative as esports take off. We meet a teenage hacker’s making thousands....
2019-09-19 16:32

Anglo Asian's H1 Azerbaijan gold output rises 3.3% yr/yr Azerbaijan's leading gold mining company, Anglo Asian Mining, said on Thursday its gold output rose 3.3% year-on-year in the first half of 2019 to 34,349 ounces from 33,255 ounces....
2019-09-19 17:00

Pompeo says U.S. wants peaceful resolution after attacks on Aramco facilities U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said on Thursday the United States was building a coalition to deter Iran after an attack on Saudi Arabia's oil facilities but it wanted a peaceful resolution....
2019-09-19 17:00

Blockchain consulting firm allegedly extorted crypto start-up with threats to hijack its ICO A New York-based blockchain consulting firm allegedly extorted a Seattle-based crypto start-up with threats to hijack its initial coin offering, in a case announced Wednesday by the Eastern District of New York prosecutor....
2019-09-19 17:00

The wearable LEX chair lets you sit where you want – but will it catch on? A pair of aluminium legs that you strap to your bum could be the solution for people who find there are not enough chairs in the world. As long as they don’t mind looking ridiculousOn Wednesday night, the Tech Insider Twitter account made a simple st...
2019-09-19 17:00

Nancy Pelosi Is the Best Friend Donald Trump Could Ask For When it comes to the issue of impeaching one of the worst Republican presidents of all time, Democratic House Speaker Nancy Pelosi has done exactly the same thing that she did over a decade ago when presented with the issue of impeaching one of the w...
2019-09-19 17:00

Southampton’s Jan Bednarek: ‘We have to be a really nasty opponent’ The rejuvenated defender on fearing no one under Hasenhüttl, why he gave up goalkeeping and the value of psychologyThere are few better symbols of Southampton’s transformation under Ralph Hasenhüttl than Jan Bednarek. It is a little more than two yea...
2019-09-19 17:00

Tottenham's Pochettino: we didn’t respect the plan in draw with Olympiakos – video It was a poor start from Mauricio Pochettino's side in the Champions League; despite his side having a 2-0 lead against the run of play, they drew away at Olympiakos. A penalty from Harry Kane and a wonderful strike from Lucas Moura put the Champions...
2019-09-19 17:00

Steve Hansen points finger at Rassie Erasmus for 'putting pressure on referees' ‘Pretty obvious what they’re trying to do,’ says NZ coachAll Blacks face South Africa in Saturday’s pool gameNew Zealand’s head coach Steve Hansen has rebuked his counterpart Rassie Erasmus for attempting to influence the French referee Jérôme Garcès...
2019-09-19 17:00

Wales focus returns to pitch with brutal training session before Georgia match Team seek to move on from Rob Howley’s departurePlayers enjoy best session since arriving in JapanWales players went hell for leather in training on Wednesday night in a bid to put the investigation into Rob Howley’s suspected breach of betting regul...
2019-09-19 17:00

Warren Probes Apollo and KKR on Backing For-Profit Colleges Elizabeth Warren is demanding answers from private-equity firms about their investments in for-profit colleges, the latest push by a high-profile Washington lawmaker to investigate how buyout firms affect the public....
2019-09-19 17:32

SEC's Clayton Says SEC Doesn't Judge Direct Listings The Securities and Exchange Commission doesn’t mind when companies go public using a cheaper ‘direct listing’ on exchanges instead of a more traditional underwritten IPO, the agency’s chairman said....
2019-09-19 17:32

Government Approves 8.65% Interest Rate On Provident Fund For 2018-19 The government has approved 8.65 per cent interest rate on employees' provident fund (EPF) for 2018-19, reported news agency Press Trust of India (PTI) quoting a source. The interest amount will now......
2019-09-19 17:32

EU's New Boss, Invoking 'European Way of Life,' Sparks Partisan Brawl Partisan bickering between Europe’s left and right is threatening to engulf the once-insulated technocratic institutions of the European Commission as new leaders take charge....
2019-09-19 17:32

Trudeau Apologizes for Wearing Brownface at 2001 Party Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau apologized after the publication of a photo from nearly two decades ago in which he appeared at a party wearing brownface, saying he is disappointed in himself....
2019-09-19 17:32

Let's follow California's lead and regulate companies like Uber | Veena Dubal The ‘gig economy’ is terrible for workers. We must tackle the problem head-onThis week, California’s governor, Gavin Newsom – a darling of tech capitalists – signed Assembly Bill 5 (AB5) into law. The bill codifies the “ABC test” to determine the app...
2019-09-19 18:00

Kane: Olympiacos draw feels like a loss "Tottenham striker Harry Kane says result feels like a loss, as Spurs go from 2-0 to 2-2 against Olympiacos in the opening game of the Champions League."...
2019-09-19 18:00

Apple iOS 13 available today Software update works with phones back to iPhone 6S and SE, and is available Thursday. New tools include safer sign-on credentials, robocaller killer.       ...
2019-09-19 18:00

Roku promises to get you streaming faster with newest net TV player, software upgrade Roku announces an updated lineup of streaming media devices and a new operating system aimed at helping viewers find content faster.       ...
2019-09-19 18:00

Bus crashes carrying country singer Josh Turner’s road crew Authorities in central California say a passenger bus has crashed while carrying the road crew for country and gospel singer Josh Turner, leaving one dead and seven injured. Turner and his band were not on the bus...
2019-09-19 18:00

Video shows Canadian PM Justin Trudeau in blackface A video showing Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau in blackface has put more pressure on his campaign for re-election less than five weeks before voters go to the polls....
2019-09-19 19:00

Minnesota student's questionable school lunch post goes viral: 'Sad excuse for a meal' A Minnesota student’s Facebook post has gone viral after she shared an alarming image of a meal one school attempted to pass off as a suitable lunch....
2019-09-19 19:00

Could Mark Francois, Brexit bellower, be TV's next explosive star? Three years ago, no one had heard of him. Now he’s a celebrity in a stab vest and probably the new Steven SeagalLike all Britons, without exception, I am incapable of looking at Mark Francois and not thinking about Dorian Gray. Attic picture jokes wi...
2019-09-19 19:00

| Abbott shows Proteas have shed a costly ‘generation’ Kyle Abbott’s superlative county bowling feat served as a disconcerting reminder of the flight of high-calibre cricketers from SA soil, says Rob Houwing....
2019-09-19 19:00

| Vukusic confident of turning things around at AmaZulu Having penned a three-year deal with the club on Wednesday, new AmaZulu head coach Jozef Vukusic is confident of improving the players at his disposal....
2019-09-19 19:00

Timeline: North Korean diplomacy under Kim Jong Un North Korea entered a new era of openness in 2018, with an unprecedented RSVP to the 2018 Pyeongchang Winter Olympics and several face-to-face meetings with major world leaders since....
2019-09-19 19:00

British leaders give EU possible alternatives to unsettled 'backstop' The British government detailed Thursday a possible alternative to the Irish "backstop" provision that's been at the heart of dissent among lawmakers and leaders who are trying to agree on a deal to leave the EU....
2019-09-19 19:00

French crews rescue Belgian pilot from electrical line after plane crashes French emergency crews rescued a Belgian F-16 fighter pilot from an electrical line Thursday morning after he ejected from a plane that crashed in Brittany, France....
2019-09-19 19:00

Iran says 'all out war' could result from U.S. military action Iran's foreign minister promised Thursday that any military action by the United States or Saudi Arabia in response to oil attacks last weekend would cause "all out war."...
2019-09-19 19:00

South Korean police identify prime suspect in infamous serial killer cold case Advancements in DNA analysis technology helped South Korean police identify the prime suspect in the nation's most infamous serial killer case that went unsolved for some 30 years....
2019-09-19 19:00

Europa League live: Eintracht Frankfurt vs. Arsenal The Bundesliga side is back in the competition they took by storm last season. Tonight, in their opening group game, they host a Premier League team not in top form but with a strong attack. All the latest updates here!...
2019-09-19 19:00

The Bauhaus in the Middle East: 'Tel Aviv was an oasis' Tel Aviv celebrates 100 years of homegrown Bauhaus-inspired architecture with the opening of the White City Center. Designed for White City residents and visitors, it will help preserve the area's storied architecture....
2019-09-19 19:00

What Fall Style Move Are You Most Excited to Pull Off This Season? Fall is the best time of year to add some fire to your fits, so we asked GQ editors about the style moves their most excited to pull off this season....
2019-09-19 19:00

Antonio Banderas says ex-wife Melanie Griffith is 'one of my best friends' During an interview with Vulture, Antonio Banderas, 59, gushed about ex-wife Melanie Griffith, 62, who he was married to from 1996 to 2015.        ...
2019-09-19 19:32

Pak Behind Fake Accounts Of Top Officers On Twitter, Says Army: Report The Indian Army and other security agencies are taking strict action against the fake Twitter handles of senior Indian military leadership created by Pakistani agencies to spread misinformation about......
2019-09-19 19:32

"Can Understand Congress. But Sharad Pawar?": PM Hits Out Over Pak Remark Donning headgear presented by a descendant of Shivaji Maharaj, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday targeted NCP chief Sharad Pawar over the latter's remarks on Pakistan....
2019-09-19 19:32

Bulletproof Jackets Manufactured In India Sent To 100 Countries: PM Modi Accusing the UPA government of not being serious on national security, Prime Minister Narendra Modi today said the Congress-led regime had in 2009 ignored the demand of 1.86 lakh bullet proof jackets......
2019-09-19 19:32

GM workers who picketed in 2007 say that strike was political. This time it's 'serious' GM's usage of temporary workers, potential closure of plants and health care contributions remain major sticking points, according to people familiar with the talks....
2019-09-19 20:00

CannTrust says cannabis goods returned by Alberta government worth $1.3M About $1.3 million worth of CannTrust products will be returned by the AGLC after Health Canada suspended the company's licences to produce and sell pot....
2019-09-19 20:00

Global growth is set to hit a 10-year low as Trump's trade war drags down economy Reuters/Carlos Barria Global growth is expected to slow this year to a pace not seen since the financial crisis, the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development said Thursday. The US-China trade dispute has increasingly threatened the out...
2019-09-19 20:00

A FedEx pilot was held in Chinese custody for a week in the latest dustup amid Trump's trade war (FDX) Airman 1st Class Kirby Turbak/Altus Air Force Base A FedEx pilot was detained in China for a week, according to a new Wall Street Journal report. FedEx told Business Insider the pilot has since been released. Todd A. Hohn, the FedEx pilot, reportedl...
2019-09-19 20:00

17 science 'facts' you might have learned in school that aren't true Christopher Furlong/Getty Images Science is an ongoing process, which means new discoveries often upend old theories. Contrary to what many people learned in school, Pluto is not a planet (well, sort of), dinosaurs didn't look like the pictures in y...
2019-09-19 20:00

A fake interview with Vladimir Putin demonstrates how convincing deepfakes could be created in real-time in just a matter of years AP Photo/Alexander Zemlianichenko; MIT Technology Review Deepfakes — videos manipulated with AI to make someone appear to say or do something they haven't actually said or done — have become a real concern, especially when it comes to sp...
2019-09-19 20:00

14 rescuers created a human chain to save 4 dolphins in Florida Clearwater Marine Aquarium/YouTube On Tuesday, rescuers with the Florida Fish and Wildlife Commission and Clearwater Marine Aquarium created a human chain to transport dolphins from a canal back to Tampa Bay. It worked. The dolphins were first repor...
2019-09-19 20:00

Officials just confirmed 7 deaths and 530 cases of serious lung disease tied to vaping. Here are all the health risks you should know about. AP Photo/Craig Mitchelldyer The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the Food and Drug Administration are investigating a spate of lung illnesses tied to vaping, or using e-cigarettes. According to new numbers released on Thursday, there h...
2019-09-19 20:00

Thousands of Patients Have Been Sued by Nonprofit Hospitals Over Unpaid Bills. Now They Are Fighting Back Over the past few months, several hospitals have announced major changes to their financial assistance policies, including curtailing the number of lawsuits they file against low-income patients unable to pay their medical bills. Investigative repor...
2019-09-19 20:00

To pay for Trump’s wall, a hurricane-wrecked base in Puerto Rico loses funding  Pentagon diverts hundreds of millions allocated by Congress for restoration of Camp Santiago to construction of barriers on southern border under emergency authorities....
2019-09-19 20:00

Israel defends checkpoint shooting as video raises concern Israeli police say security guards at a checkpoint near Jerusalem were in “immediate danger” when they shot and killed a Palestinian woman carrying a knife, after a widely circulated video of the shooting raised concerns about excessive force...
2019-09-19 20:00

Vaping Illnesses Increase to 530 Probable Cases More than three-fourths of those sickened are male, health officials said, and half are under 25. Some of the illnesses are so severe that the C.D.C. says it expects more deaths....
2019-09-19 20:00

What is 5G? The business guide to next-generation wireless technology It is a capital improvement project the size of the entire planet, replacing one wireless architecture created this century with another one that aims to lower energy consumption and maintenance costs. It’s also a huge gamble on the future of transmi...
2019-09-19 20:32

Kodi Lee celebrates his 'AGT' victory: 'Heck, yeah! I'm a winner' Kodi Lee celebrated winning 'America's Got Talent' as his mother, Tina, explained the significance of the victory by a young man with special needs.        ...
2019-09-19 20:32

25 'Friends' quotes that have been stuck in our heads for 25 years In honor of the 25th anniversary of the "Friends" we reminisce about the show's funniest moments — and the most appropriate times to quote them.        ...
2019-09-19 20:32

Two former Giants clash over Eli Manning Hall of Fame debate Some argue Eli Manning’s two Super Bowls (and Super Bowl MVPs) are enough to get him into the Hall of Fame. The other side will point to the mediocrity that surrounded Manning throughout the rest of his 16-year-career. To one of the many Mannin...
2019-09-19 21:00

‘Fort Trump’? US boosting military ties with Poland in bid to deter Russia The small European country that played a central role in two seminal events of the 20th century – the beginning of World War II and the fall of Soviet communism – is today key to deterring Russia’s aggressive military ambitions, officials say as they...
2019-09-19 21:00

Trump files lawsuit in bid to protect personal, corprate tax returns from release President Trump filed a lawsuit against his own accounting firm, Mazars USA, and Manhattan District Attorney Cyrus Vance in federal court on Thursday in an effort to protect his tax returns from release....
2019-09-19 21:00

Man’s foot severed in horrific motorcycle crash reattached during 7-hour surgery A man whose left foot was completely severed from his leg during a horrific motorcycle crash will not lose the appendage thanks to doctors who worked tirelessly to reattach it. ...
2019-09-19 21:00

'Jeopardy' fans can play this game while they drive. Experts aren't sure that's safe A Google and Amazon-backed startup believes its Jeopardy trivia app is safe for drivers to play while behind the wheel, but experts on distracted driving aren't convinced....
2019-09-19 21:00

Fast food turns to 'ghost kitchens' and restaurants on wheels as chains like &pizza and Chick-fil-A battle for delivery dominance &Pizza Fast-casual chain &pizza and food-tech startup Zume are partnering to unleash a fleet of mobile kitchens, assisting in the fast-casual pizza chain's delivery and expansion efforts. Executives expect thousands of mobile kitchens to take over ...
2019-09-19 21:32

Berbatov announces retirement from football "Former Manchester United and Tottenham Hotspur striker Dimitar Berbatov announced his retirement from football on Thursday, 18 months after leaving India\u0027s Kerala Blasters, bringing an end to a glittering 20-year career."...
2019-09-19 21:32

25 years on, Collective Soul stays true to roots live and on new album “Blood,” the 10th studio album by Atlanta rock band Collective Soul, is chock full of crunching guitar riffs, thought-provoking lyrics and just enough production quirks to blur the line between classic rock and new wave. In other words, i...
2019-09-19 22:00

Stronger Euro: Another "Brexit Surprise"? While the news in Europe is dominated by Brexit developments, the euro has been quietly getting stronger. First, against the U.S. dollar. Soon, against the British pound. Discover why in this free video....
2019-09-19 22:00

A Madden tournament shooting survivor tried to move on. Then he found a bullet in his leg. In an attempt to heal his mind, Jacob Mitich has not picked up his game controller since being shot in Jacksonville, but news cycles filled with mass shootings keep dredging up the pain....
2019-09-19 22:00

Troy Aikman says NFL officiating issues are ‘maddening’ and ‘nauseating’ "At a time when the league and sport is trying to do all that it can to get the calls right, there’s more controversy than there’s ever been before," the Hall of Famer said....
2019-09-19 22:00

Apple introduces real-time lyrics to Music With the release of iOS13, Apple's added a fun new feature to Music: time-synced lyrics. The updated lyrics experience presents real-time synced song words that animate along with the music as they're being sung, rapped or spoken, no matter...
2019-09-19 22:00

iOS 13 with Apple Arcade and watchOS 6 are now available If you've been holding on patiently for Apple Arcade, system-wide dark mode on your iPhone, the Sign in with Apple feature and better Maps and Siri, your wait is over: Apple has released iOS 13 and watchOS 6. You might need to be a little patie....
2019-09-19 22:00

EPA pushes national fuel economy standard in face off with California The Trump administration has announced plans to create a national vehicle emissions standard. The new "One National Program Rule" would allow the federal government to set uniform fuel efficiency and greenhouse gas emissions standards. The move, anno...
2019-09-19 22:00

Switch Lite review: The best way to play on the go The Switch Lite is for everyone who found the original Switch too big. Really, that's it. By going with a smaller screen and fixed controllers, Nintendo has crafted something that feels more like a genuine portable console. The Switch Lite is si...
2019-09-19 22:00

Man Utd vs Astana highlights in pictures: Europa League goals and action at Old Trafford Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has named a mixture of youth and fringe players in Manchester United's starting lineup for their Europa League opener against Astana at Old Trafford....
2019-09-19 22:32

Cops bust turnstile jumper heading to court with pot and a loaded gun A Bronx man arrested for fare jumping was carrying a gun and three dozen bags of weed — and told cops he pulled the brainless move because he was rushing to court to appear for a worse crime, law enforcement sources said Thursday. Ex-con Billy Walter...
2019-09-19 22:32

Parents of Queens woman fatally struck by cab file wrongful death suit The parents of a 26-year-old woman who was fatally struck in February by a green cab as she walked home in Rego Park have filed a wrongful death suit against the cab driver and several others — alleging that unsafe traffic conditions played a r...
2019-09-19 22:32

How Dr. Benjamin Spock Changed American Parenting The book ignited a revolution, breaking free from conventional wisdom that said children required schedules, discipline and little affection. Instead, The Common Sense Book of Baby and Childcare, written by Dr. Benjamin Spock and published in 1946, e...
2019-09-19 22:32

Accessorize Any Apple Watch With a $7 Sport Band, In the Color Of Your Choice One of the nice things about Apple Watches is that whether you bought an original model years ago, or have a Series 5 arriving tomorrow, the same bands will fit on all of them.Read more......
2019-09-19 23:00

New Titans Set Pictures Reveal Our First Glimpse of Nightwing Another familiar face is back in action for Arrow’s last season. Jessica Lange is pretty much done with American Horror Story at this point. The CW has set its sights on The Archive for its next YA adaptation. Plus, what’s to come on The Purge and Na...
2019-09-19 23:00

Trump Says Homeless Americans Are Polluting Ocean With 'Needles' and EPA Will Take Action President Donald Trump claims the homeless population in San Francisco is polluting the ocean and says the Environmental Protection Agency will issue some kind of notice to the city within a week, according to reporters traveling with the president o...
2019-09-19 23:00

Netanyahu appeals to direct rival to form unity government as prospect of third election looms Israel’s Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has appealed to his direct rival to form a unity government as the country’s two main parties remained deadlocked at the end of an unprecedented second election, with the prospect of a third looming Thursday...
2019-09-19 23:00

Belgian F-16 fighter jet crashes in France; pilot trapped hanging from power line A Belgian F-16 fighter jet crashed in France on Thursday — and authorities say one of its pilots hit a high-voltage power line, leaving him hanging in the air....
2019-09-19 23:00

It’s tall, it’s tough, it’s too hot to touch: President Trump has just the wall for you Trump hawked a massive stretch of border fence as a feat of innovation and ingenuity — the physical manifestation, for now only in partial form, of his signature campaign promise....
2019-09-19 23:00

iOS 13 is here: 13 hidden ways Apple's software can breathe life into your older iPhone New iPhones arrive on Friday. But even if you're skipping the current buying cycle, you can still improve your iPhone through iOS 13.       ...
2019-09-19 23:00

'It's one big earworm': readers' picks of the best albums this century After we published our list of the greatest albums this century, we asked for your own suggestions – from dark R&B to revolutionary drum’n’bassRead what the Guardian’s music critics opted forAlexis Petridis on why our No 1 is our No 1‘The score to th...
2019-09-19 23:00

Anton Corbijn's unseen portraits of Arcade Fire – in pictures Arcade Fire released their classic album Funeral 15 years ago this month. These photos, unpublished until now, were taken by Anton Corbijn just as the band broke through Continue reading......
2019-09-19 23:00

OECD cuts growth outlook to post-crisis low The trade war between the United States and China has plunged global growth to its lowest levels in a decade, the OECD said on Thursday as it slashed its forecasts....
2019-09-19 23:00

Real Housewives of Atlanta's Kenya Moore and Marc Daly Split After 2 Years of Marriage One relationship in Atlanta isn't all peaches and cream. E! News can confirm Real Housewives of Atlanta star Kenya Moore and her husband Marc Daly have split after two years of......
2019-09-19 23:32

Kris Jenner and Yolanda Hadid Channel Enemies From '80s Dynasty Series in Photo Shoot Kris Jenner and Yolanda Hadid have created their own dynasties, so their latest photo shoot for Harper's BAZAAR's October 2019 issue is only too fitting. But Kim Kardashian may have to do......
2019-09-19 23:32

Kim Kardashian Reflects on Her Journey With Psoriasis and New Health Scare Kim Kardashian is opening up about her battle with autoimmune diseases, old and new, and hopes her story can help people like her. The 38-year-old Keeping Up With the Kardashians star has......
2019-09-19 23:32

Grey's Anatomy Has a Big Question to Ask On Stunning Season 16 Poster Big changes are afoot on Grey's Anatomy. E! News has your first look at the key art for season 16 (which premieres in one week!), and it shows Meredith Grey (Ellen Pompeo) looking......
2019-09-19 23:32

Blake Lively Is Out for Revenge in The Rhythm Section's Trailer The trailer for Blake Lively's new movie, The Rhythm Section, is finally here! Paramount Pictures dropped a teaser for the action-packed drama on Thursday. According to the......
2019-09-19 23:32

Embattled Facebook CEO Zuckerberg seeks to mend fences in Washington Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg is meeting with lawmakers on Capitol Hill for a second day on Thursday as part of an effort by the social media giant to mend its reputation as it faces a slew of government investigations....
2019-09-19 23:32

Electric vehicle startup Rivian gets a jolt from big Amazon.com van order Electric vehicle startup Rivian Automotive LLC got a big boost from one of its investors on Thursday when Amazon.com announced it was ordering 100,000 electric delivery vans....
2019-09-19 23:32

'The View' co-host accuses Trump of 'threatening' Ilhan Omar's life with retweet about 9/11 "View" co-host Sunny Hostin said President Trump was "threatening" Rep. Ilhan Omar, D-Minn., by retweeting a post accusing her of celebrating the attacks on Sept. 11....
2019-09-20 00:00

Meghan McCain says Kellyanne and George Conway have an 'anti-marriage' "View" co-host Meghan McCain bashed White House adviser Kellyanne Conway's marriage, stating on Thursday that she hoped none of her friends would end up in relationships like Conway's....
2019-09-20 00:00

| Venezuela calls on US to reopen diplomatic ties Venezuela's socialist government has called on the United States to restore diplomatic ties with Caracas after it opened talks with fringe opposition parties....
2019-09-20 00:00

| Non-marital sex hoping to be banned in Indonesia Indonesia is set to vote on a plan to outlaw gay and pre-marital sex while beefing up its blasphemy laws in a shakeup fuelled by religious conservatism and slammed by rights groups....
2019-09-20 00:00

Germany expects tough EU talks on energy taxes to counter climate change Germany expects tough negotiations on the introduction of new energy taxes in the European Union, a senior official said on Thursday, as the bloc considers higher prices for carbon emissions as a way to achieve its climate protection targets....
2019-09-20 00:00

House Democrats ask if Trump interfered in DOJ automaker antitrust probe Two U.S. Democratic lawmakers on Thursday asked the White House to turn over documents that would show if President Donald Trump interfered or directed a Justice Department antitrust probe of four automakers that struck voluntary agreements with Cali...
2019-09-20 00:00

Storm disrupts U.S. Gulf Coast energy operations from refineries to terminals Energy infrastructure on the U.S. Gulf Coast was hit hard by Tropical Storm Imelda on Thursday, as flooding forced a major refinery, a key oil pipeline, terminals and a ship channel in Texas to shut, according to sources familiar with operations....
2019-09-20 00:00

Bird numbers plunge in U.S. and Canada with people to blame From grasslands to seashores to forests and backyards, birds are disappearing at an alarming rate in the United States and Canada, with a 29% population drop since 1970 and a net loss of about 2.9 billion birds, scientists said on Thursday....
2019-09-20 00:00

Valero Port Arthur, Texas refinery cuts production due to storm: sources Valero Energy Corp's 335,000 barrel-per-day (bpd) Port Arthur, Texas, refinery cut production on Thursday because of flooding around the refinery, said sources familiar with plant operations....
2019-09-20 00:00

Border Patrol agents arrest Mexican national wanted for murder and rape TUCSON – A Mexican national wanted for murder in Mexico and rape in Oregon was arrested by U.S. Border Patrol agents. Tucson Sector agents caught three men after they reportedly crossed the border illegally through a mountainous area outside No...
2019-09-20 00:32

Memorable class of 2019 for Pima County Sports Hall of Fame TUCSON – The Pima County Sports Hall of Fame has introduced its class of 2019: -Sean Harris (U of A and Tucson High Football) -Marcus Titus (U of A and Flowing Wells High swimming) -Abdi Abdirahman (Pima College, U of A & Olympic runner) -Ian K...
2019-09-20 00:32

Sun Tran unveils electric bus, set to hit streets next year TUCSON — Officials with the City of Tucson, Sun Tran and Tucson Electric Power gathered Wednesday to unveil a new battery-electric bus that will hit local streets next year. “They’re a smooth, quiet ride. The air conditioning system works...
2019-09-20 00:32

Fitness With A Sultry Flare A dark basement studio is pretty much all Kelli Gilzow could find in an old mill town like Lewiston, but it’s kind of the perfect place for her teaching which she jokes, are the “after 5 o’clock workouts.” Her studio is called...
2019-09-20 00:32

4 Your Health: Young children can show early signs of adulthood diabetes (NBC News)- People in certain occupations have a higher risk of type two diabetes, according to a new study. Scientists looked at data from 4-and-a-half million working adults living in Sweden. They found drivers, manufacturing workers and cleaners ...
2019-09-20 00:32

Special PJs for special kids (WBIR) For the past year, Martha Sileno has watched her 4-year-old son receive treatment in a diaper. Noah was diagnosed with B-Cell Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia at East Tennessee Children’s Hospital last summer. He’s a fighter, but canno...
2019-09-20 00:32

PR Genius Tony Wyllie Takes His Talents Away From Dan Snyder Sports radio station WJFK in D.C. reported today that Tony Wyllie has quit as Dan Snyder’s communications director to take a job with the Special Olympics. If any good PR came Snyder’s way during Wyllie’s nine-year run with Washington’s NFL team, it ...
2019-09-20 01:16

Todo lo que necesita saber acerca de los fibromas Los fibromas son tumores no cancerosos que crecen en el útero. Pueden afectar al 80% de las mujeres de más de 50 años. Existen cuatro tipos principales cuyos síntomas varían, desde ciclos menstruales abundantes hasta abortos espontáneos. Sin embargo,...
2019-09-20 01:16

Does sugar cause inflammation in the body? Research has linked sugar with chronic inflammation and a range of health conditions. Learn how this happens, other foods that cause inflammation, and how to reduce inflammation here....
2019-09-20 01:16

What are nootropics (smart drugs)? Nootropics, or smart drugs, aim to enhance cognitive performance. Prescription stimulants and nonprescription substances, including caffeine, are considered nootropic. Here, we discuss research into the effects and risks....
2019-09-20 01:16

Mark von Hagen, 65, Dies; Reviewed Times’s 1931 Soviet Coverage A historian, he was asked by the paper to judge whether a correspondent’s Pulitzer Prize should be revoked because of biased reporting. He said it should be....
2019-09-20 01:16

Jack Grealish targeting England spot at Euro 2020 after inspirational John Terry chat Jack Grealish is confident of forcing himself into Gareth Southgate's England plans after a conversation with John Terry convinced the Aston Villa captain he's got what it takes to step up....
2019-09-20 01:16

Sheyi Ojo gives Rangers win against Feyenoord on emotional night Sheyi Ojo produced a moment of magic as Rangers beat Feyenoord 1-0 in a pulsating Europa League Group G opener at Ibrox. The death of the hosts’ former captain Fernando Ricksen on Wednesday at the age of 43 following a six-year battle with motor neur...
2019-09-20 01:16

Bus carrying singer Josh Turner’s road crew crashes, 1 dead A tour bus carrying members of the road crew for country singer Josh Turner plunged off a cliff in central California, killing one person and injuring seven others, authorities said Thursday....
2019-09-20 01:16

Theater-related podcasts find a hub in new digital network Theater-related podcasts find a hub in new digital network with hosts that include Donna McKechnie, Tonya Pinkins, Justin Guarini, Kerry Butler, Josh Lamon, Jennifer Ashley Tepper and Ilana Levine...
2019-09-20 01:16

Australian FMX Athlete Jackson Strong Performs High Octane Stunts In Udaipur Jackson Strong, a six-time X-Games gold medalist, is in Udaipur to shoot a TVC for Monster Energy and showcased some incredible stunts to the crowds in the city....
2019-09-20 01:48

2020 Honda CR-V Facelift Unveiled; Gets A New Hybrid Version Honda has finally pulled the wraps off the 2020 Honda CR-V facelift. This particular model is the US-spec version, and in addition to refreshed styling, new features and upgraded engine options, the......
2019-09-20 01:48

2019 India Bike Week Dates Announced One of the largest motorcycle gatherings in Asia, the sixth edition of the India Bike Week has been announced and the biker festival will take place on December 6-7, 2019 at Vagator, Goa. The Great......
2019-09-20 01:48

Tata Tigor EV With Extended Range Could Be Launched Next Week Tata Motors has confirmed that it will launch the Tigor EV with extended range next week and it could be available for private buyers as well. There are no details available on pricing as yet....
2019-09-20 01:48

Tata Nexon EV And Altroz EV To Be Launched With The Ziptron Powertrain Technology Tata Motors is all-set to take its EV game ahead with its latest EV powertrain technology. The Ziptron will power a range of Tata's future EVs and carandbike can confirm that the first two models will......
2019-09-20 01:48

Aaron Boone heard ‘whispers’ of Domingo Germán domestic violence allegations Yankees manager Aaron Boone said Thursday he heard “whispers” of an MLB probe into domestic violence allegations against pitcher Domingo Germán prior to his taking the mound Wednesday evening. “I learned on the drive [to Yankee Stad...
2019-09-20 01:48

Jaguars vs. Titans: Poor defenses make Over the play In what has seemingly become a yearly tradition, the Jacksonville Jaguars and Tennessee Titans will meet on “Thursday Night Football.” Not a lot is expected of either offense, with the total dipping below 40, but these are two teams that have not don...
2019-09-20 01:48

Mike Francesa: Pat Shurmur couldn’t handle weekly WFAN grilling Mike Francesa said the Giants “screamed” at his WFAN producer and program director following a heated interview with Pat Shurmur earlier this week that led the team to pull the head coach from his weekly spot with the popular radio host. ...
2019-09-20 01:48

Pair stole Patrick Mahomes cutout from McDonald’s, crashed getaway car: police LAWRENCE, Kan. — Two suspects are being penalized after they allegedly stole a life-sized cutout of Kansas City Chiefs quarterback Patrick Mahomes, then crashed their getaway car. Lawrence police spokesman Patrick Compton says a man and woman grabbed...
2019-09-20 01:48

CBS bends to Tony Romo’s golf wish CBS hasn’t shown Tony Romo the money yet, but they are allowing him to test the greens. At the end of next week, CBS is allowing Romo to play in the Safeway Open in Napa, Calif. He was given a sponsor exemption. This is a reversal from last year when...
2019-09-20 01:48

The Area 51 event this weekend shows that marketers can make a killing on the absurd The supposed raid of Area 51 is finally nearing after months of build up. While those who attend on Friday, September 20 may not get the answers they seek, the brands that have capitalized on this internet phenomenon are getting tons of exposure by m...
2019-09-20 01:48

Blackface has a long history in Canada — here’s a look While blackface minstrelsy is believed to have originated in the United States, it was also a popular form of entertainment in Canada in the 19th and early 20th century....
2019-09-20 01:48

Trudeau’s ‘profoundly stupid’ past may not be an election-killer… but he needs to stop apologizing: damage control expert Eric Dezenhall, CEO and co-founder of Washington-based crisis communications firm Dezenhall Resources, told Global News the Prime Minister's repeated apologies might actually hurt him in the long run....
2019-09-20 01:48

With New Investigation at Duke and U.N.C., Feds Hunt Anti-Israel Bias in Higher Education The Education Department is investigating a Middle East studies program run by Duke and the University of North Carolina, citing, among other issues, how Judaism is discussed....
2019-09-20 01:48

Nature ‘one of most effective ways’ of combatting climate change Nature is “one of the most effective ways” of combatting climate change and should be part of every country’s climate strategy according to the Executive Director of the UN Environment Programme (UNEP) Inger Andersen. ...
2019-09-20 02:16

Ed Buck Faces Federal Drug Charge in Gemmel Moore’s Death Mr. Moore was one of two men who died in Mr. Buck’s apartment of an overdose in less than two years. The authorities outlined a pattern in which they say Mr. Buck traded drugs and money for sex....
2019-09-20 02:16

The Best Podcast Apps for Your iPhone and iPad (2019) Almost everyone loves listening to podcasts, but finding a decent podcast app to manage your subscriptions can be tricky. Podcasts continue to grow in popularity and, as a result, there are more podcast managers on the App Store than ever before. But...
2019-09-20 02:16

Ask Dr. NerdLove: I Still Hate My Ex Hello, you hideous and shimmering sexbeasts, and welcome to Ask Dr. NerdLove, the only dating advice column to guide you through the Metroidvania of love....
2019-09-20 02:16

There Are Carcinogens in Tap Water, But Don't Freak Out Too Much A new study found that tap water contaminants may cause 100,000 cases of cancer in the US every year. While the numbers may be right (it’s hard to be sure), that doesn’t mean you should worry too much about your tap water....
2019-09-20 02:16

For the Last Time, Stop Calling Food 'Crack' Earlier this year, Christini Tosi changed the name of “Crack Pie” to “Milk Bar Pie,” explaining that the name “fell short” of Milk Bar’s mission “to spread joy and inspire celebration.” It wasn’t exactly an apology, and it wasn’t clear if Tosi really...
2019-09-20 02:16

How to File a Claim for The Yahoo Breach Settlement With all the big corporate data breaches that have been discovered over the past few years, you might have forgotten about the one at Yahoo that exposed 500 million account passwords in 2016....
2019-09-20 02:16

How to Choose a Bank That's Not Profiting From the Climate Crisis If you’re trying to live in a way that helps mitigate the effects of climate change, you might resolve to fly less often or eat less meat. But what about switching banks?...
2019-09-20 02:16

Israeli leaders warn of possible third election amid political deadlock The political deadlock in Israel showed no signs of abating Thursday, as the country's leaders warned of the possibility of a third election, with neither Benjamin Netanyahu nor Benny Gantz appearing to have a clear path to forming a coalition....
2019-09-20 02:16

Roku unveils its new lineup of streaming players and the future of Roku OS Roku has gotten a jump on the holiday shopping season, announcing a range of updates to its streaming device portfolio in addition to a new version of its Roku operation system. The updates include a smaller and more power-efficient Roku Express play...
2019-09-20 02:16

iPhone 11 and 11 Pro might have a secret feature you won’t find on any Android Apple last week unveiled the iPhone 11 series, but as always, the company didn’t share all the details about the newest iPhones. You’re more likely to hear a Harry Potter character utter the real name of He-Who-Must-Not-Be-Named than have...
2019-09-20 02:16

This in-depth review of the iPhone 11 Pro’s best new feature is jaw-dropping I’m more excited about the iPhone 11 than I’ve been for a new iPhone release in quite some time. Sure, the introduction of Face ID and a larger OLED display on the iPhone X was cool, but it’s not as if Touch ID was much of an inconv...
2019-09-20 02:16

US and Canada have lost more than one in four birds since 1970 Three billion birds have been lost across diverse groups and habitats, in what researchers describe as a ‘wake-up call’The US and Canada have lost more than one in four birds – a total of three billion – since 1970, culminating in what scientists who...
2019-09-20 02:16

California vows fightback after Trump voids state's right to set emissions rules California governor Gavin Newsom tweets: ‘See you in court’Administration formally revokes vehicle emissions waiverThe Trump administration has formally moved to revoke California’s authority to set its own vehicle emissions standards, in a decision ...
2019-09-20 02:16

New anti-tampering proposal at center of owners meeting A new set of rules to curb tampering in the NBA will be put to a vote on Friday, but there is trepidation about how it will be implemented and if it will make a difference....
2019-09-20 02:16

Delle Donne named WNBA's most valuable player Elena Delle Donne has long been an elite player in the WNBA but the Washington Mystics forward reached another level this year and was named the league's most valuable player on Thursday....
2019-09-20 02:48

Mariners sweep Pirates with 6-5 win Austin Nola grounded into an 11th-inning double play that produced a run Thursday to give the visiting Seattle Mariners a 6-5 win and a three-game sweep of the Pittsburgh Pirates....
2019-09-20 02:48

For a Truly Indulgent Vacation, Fly Solo Once, only intrepid travelers vacationed alone. Now, all sorts—and not just single people—are traveling solo. And hotels, cruises and tour operators are easing the way....
2019-09-20 02:48

France's Macron determined to defuse tensions in Gulf: Elysee official France wants to defuse tensions between the United States and Iran to prevent an escalation in the Gulf, said a French presidency official who acknowledged on Thursday that the attack on Saudi oil installations had complicated efforts....
2019-09-20 02:48

Saudi minister says complacency towards Iran will encourage further hostilities: Twitter Saudi minister of state for foreign affairs Adel al-Jubeir said on Thursday complacency towards Iran will encourage it to commit further hostile acts which will have implications for the international community's peace and security....
2019-09-20 02:48

Hanfu movement sweeps China in revival of traditional culture Li Doudou's gray kitten squeezes in next to her as she sits painstakingly applying makeup and putting up her hair in a bun adorned with elaborate ornaments....
2019-09-20 03:16

Democratic donor charged in drug overdose deaths U.S. prosecutors charged political activist Ed Buck with a deadly drug overdose at his Los Angeles-area home, releasing a criminal complaint that detailed allegations he injected men with meth against their wishes during sexual encounters. (Sept. 19)...
2019-09-20 03:16

Hard Rain from Imelda leave Texas area soaked The remnants of Tropical Storm Imelda unleashed torrential rain Thursday in parts of Texas and Louisiana, prompting hundreds of water rescues, a hospital evacuation and road closures. (Sept. 19)        ...
2019-09-20 03:16

Earthlings descend on Area 51 for aliens, parties What started out as a internet hoax to "storm Area 51" has morphed into a festival celebrating all things alien near the once-secret Nevada military research site. (Sept. 19)        ...
2019-09-20 03:16

98-year-old veteran is still leaping out of planes Jump by jump, 98-year-old D-Day veteran Tom Rice is nudging closer to his goal of leaping out of planes at age 100. (Sept. 19)        ...
2019-09-20 03:16

Pelosi offers Medicare plan to curb drug prices House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, trying to seize the agenda on a top consumer issue, announced an ambitious prescription drug plan Thursday that would allow Medicare to negotiate prices for seniors and younger people. (Sept. 19)     &#...
2019-09-20 03:16

Zuckerberg Meets With Trump, Faces Tough Questions from Senators With his company under a regulatory spotlight, Facebook’s Mark Zuckerberg scored a meeting at the White House Thursday—but faced a chillier reception from lawmakers on Capitol Hill....
2019-09-20 03:16

New House bill includes no extra allowance for NASA, threatening 2024 Moon program NASA wants to go back to the Moon. That was true even before Donald Trump won the presidency, but a mandate by the administration to make a crewed Moon mission a reality “within five years” dramatically shortened the space agency’s ...
2019-09-20 03:48

Main IKEA retailer expects to exceed renewable energy goal by year's end Ingka Group, which owns most IKEA stores, will by year's end to exceed its 2020 target to produce as much renewable energy as the energy it consumes, Ingka Chief Executive Jesper Brodin said on Thursday....
2019-09-20 03:48

4 Your Health: Cancer cases may stem from drinking tap water (NBC News)- Federal health officials say they are leaving no stone unturned while investigating the cause of the recent vaping-related illnesses. According to the CDC, there are at least 530 confirmed and highly probably cases in 38 states. Eight dea...
2019-09-20 03:48

Researchers will conduct drought study at Biosphere 2 A drought will descend on Biosphere 2. It’s a new project conducted by researchers to analyze how a rainforest responds to drought conditions. Researcher Christiane Werner says studying the tropical rainforest is especially important, because rainfo...
2019-09-20 03:48

Purdue Pharma Warns That Sackler Family May Walk From Opioid Deal The company said the cost of fighting lawsuits brought by states could jeopardize its owners’ ability to contribute $3 billion to a national opioids settlement....
2019-09-20 04:16

DealBook Briefing: The Debate Over Profits vs. Public Interest Continues Many C.E.O.s say they’ll focus on helping their communities. Others say they’re sticking with profits. It shows that Corporate America has more thinking to do....
2019-09-20 04:16

Expedia Group CEO: A 'secular shift' to experiences is 'buoying travel' "I think consumer confidence still remains pretty high ... [and] travel is just going to continue to go up and up and up," Mark Okerstrom tells Jim Cramer....
2019-09-20 04:16

HUD Secretary Ben Carson makes dismissive comments about transgender people, angering agency staff During his visit to San Francisco this week, the Housing and Urban Development Secretary also lamented that society no longer seemed to know the difference between men and women, according to three people who were present. Carson’s remarks, which vis...
2019-09-20 04:16

Facebook’s Mark Zuckerberg seeks to reassure wary lawmakers about Libra, elections in rare D.C. trip Facebook chief executive Mark Zuckerberg pledged in a private meeting with lawmakers that the company would not launch its controversial digital currency, called Libra, anywhere in the world until it receives approval from regulators in the United St...
2019-09-20 04:16

Texas man killed by Imelda while rescuing horse The remnants of Tropical Storm Imelda claimed a life as the system dumped heavy rain and caused widespread flooding across Southeast Texas and southwestern Louisiana....
2019-09-20 04:16

Celine Dion issues heartfelt plea, begging Drake not to get a tattoo of her face As far as modern Canadian musical royalty goes, it’s hard to beat Celine Dion and Drake. After all, one covers all the things Barbra Streisand does, but with more songs about boats, while the other covers, well, most other genres of major music. But ...
2019-09-20 04:16

Funko Is Taking Over Everything and Now Sells Disney Villians Makeup at Ulta Okay, I know I overwhelm the Inventory and Kinja Deals audience with Funko products every week, but I have more. You clicked on this link, so clearly you like it! The newest items from Funko aren’t a series of vinyl pop figures or Advent calendars, i...
2019-09-20 04:16

The Goldfinch's Aneurin Barnard on the internet's love affair with Finn Wolfhard In The Goldfinch, Aneurin Barnard and Finn Wolfhard play the same guy—Boris, a Ukrainian kid who’s moved around a lot and befriends Theo while living in a desolate subdivision outside Las Vegas. Wolfhard plays the teenage version, while Barnard plays...
2019-09-20 04:16

Trump administration exempts hundreds of Chinese products from tariffs The Trump administration has excluded hundreds of Chinese goods from tariffs on $250 billion worth of goods, three notices set to be published Friday show....
2019-09-20 04:48

Teachers left boy with Down syndrome outside naked and soaking wet: mom Three teachers were suspended from a British school after an 11-year-old boy with Down syndrome was left naked and soaking wet on a playground for half an hour, according to a report on Thursday. Levi Blackshaw was recorded on CCTV cameras “cur...
2019-09-20 04:48

Feds propose major habitat protections for killer whales US protections for the waters that a group of endangered orcas call home could soon expand beyond the Seattle area to encompass much of the West Coast, from the Canadian border to central California....
2019-09-20 04:48

Poison control centers see surge in calls about kids eating marijuana-infused treats Calls to poison control centers about small children getting a hold of marijuana-infused sweets like chocolates, gummies, and brownies have increased sharply in states where recreational use of the drug has been legalized....
2019-09-20 04:48

Woman’s blood turns blue after reaction to medication It was a medical phenomenon that could have been the subject of a sci-fi flick — only it was real. A 25-year-old woman from Providence, Rhode Island, arrived at the hospital experiencing weakness, fatigue, shortness of breath and skin discolora...
2019-09-20 04:48

U.S. Charges Ed Buck With Drug Crime in Gemmel Moore’s Death The authorities outlined a disturbing pattern in which they say that Mr. Buck traded drugs and money for sexual favors. They said there were at least 11 victims....
2019-09-20 05:16

Deportation Exemptions to Resume for Immigrants Needing Medical Treatment In a policy reversal, the Trump administration said it would allow some immigrants to avoid deportation while undergoing lifesaving medical treatment....
2019-09-20 05:16

Clean Chit To Mani Shankar Aiyar In Complaint For Remark Against PM Modi The Delhi police on Thursday gave a clean chit to Congress leader Mani Shankar Aiyar in two complaints over his alleged derogatory remarks against Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his meeting with......
2019-09-20 05:16

Two New Court Rooms Created In Supreme Court For New Judges A day after President Ram Nath Kovind appointed four new judges to the top court, the Supreme Court on Thursday announced the creation of two new court rooms in the premises....
2019-09-20 05:16