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"Desperate Housewives" actress Felicity Huffman has been sentenced to two weeks in jail for paying bribes to help her daughter gain admission to a prestigious American university....

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Netanyahu Facing Uphill Battle After Israel Vote Israel’s Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu vowed to press ahead with forming a government a day after he appeared to fall short of a parliamentary majority and a party led by his rival edged ahead in votes....
2019-09-19 00:00

Canadian Teenager Diagnosed With ‘Severe Respiratory Illness’ Linked to Vaping A Canadian teenager has been diagnosed with “severe respiratory illness” linked to use of vaping products, health officials in Ontario, Canada, confirmed Wednesday. “As far as we are aware this is the first case of vaping related il...
2019-09-19 00:00

Wednesday's Daily Brief: 'Ambition and action', key to UNGA, South Sudan, Cameroon peace process updates A recap of Wednesday's top stories: Guterres previews next week's summit agenda; UN and Red Cross appeal to eliminate urban warfare; South Sudan's one-year peace progress report; Cameroon renews call for 'durable peace'; Cities both helping and hurti...
2019-09-19 00:00

People like the idea of a carbon tax - if the money is put to good use Survey of people in the US suggests the public will support carbon taxes high enough to produce big emissions cuts - if they approve of how the revenue is used...
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

U.S. Dollar: Why Bulls May Soon Get Disappointed As early as Q1 2018, Elliott wave patterns in price charts of the U.S. Dollar Index told us to expect stronger dollar. Now, the waves are telling us to expect a major shift. See why in this video by our Chief Currency Strategist -- and be sure to joi...
2019-09-19 00:32

Fox News Poll: Biden at new low in Democratic primary race It’s increasingly more important to Democratic primary voters to beat President Donald Trump than support their favorite candidate -- and former Vice President Joe Biden is widely considered the candidate most likely to give them the White House. ...
2019-09-19 00:32

Climate activist Greta Thunberg, 16, tells House committees: 'Unite behind the science' and 'take real action' Teenage activist Greta Thunberg appeared before members of the House Wednesday to answer questions about climate change, but made it clear that she is not the one lawmakers should be listening to....
2019-09-19 00:32

Sanders unveils $2.5T 'Housing for All' plan in latest program funded by wealth taxes Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Bernie Sanders says he wants to spend a whopping $2.5 trillion over a decade to guarantee all Americans – regardless of income – safe and affordable housing....
2019-09-19 00:32

As Amazon burns, 230 big investors call on firms to protect world's rainforests With widespread fires wreaking havoc on the Amazon, over 200 investors representing some $16.2 trillion under management on Wednesday called on companies to do their part in halting the destruction of the world's largest tropical rainforest....
2019-09-19 01:00

German carbon pricing plan may cost DAX companies billions: report Germany's blue-chip companies could face billions of euros in costs to cut carbon emissions under a climate protection plan due to be unveiled by the government on Friday, according to a study by asset manager Union Investment....
2019-09-19 01:00

Pittsburgh Pirates' Felipe Vazquez admits driving to girl's home to have sex with her: report Pittsburgh Pirates pitcher Felipe Vazquez reportedly admitted that he drove about an hour two years ago to meet an underage girl and tried to have sex with her....
2019-09-19 01:00

Man Utd make new contracts for Mason Greenwood, Paul Pogba and Jesse Lingard a priority Mason Greenwood and Jesse Lingard are in line for new contracts at Manchester United, who will also try to convince Paul Pogba to commit his future to Old Trafford....
2019-09-19 01:32

Jewish Summer Camp With Campfires, Crafts and No Lights Out The summer camp weekends organized by Trybal Gatherings are aimed at fostering lasting community among Jews in their 20s and 30s. Bring on the booze....
2019-09-19 01:32

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg pays rare D.C. visit to meet with lawmakers Facebook chief executive Mark Zuckerberg is paying a rare visit to Washington this week, meeting with members of Congress to discuss the "future of Internet regulation."...
2019-09-19 01:32

U.S. Housing Starts Rose Significantly in August Home building in the U.S. increased in August to the highest level since June 2007, a positive note for the housing industry in a year marked by lagging home sales and sluggish single-family construction....
2019-09-19 02:00

Zuckerberg Heads to Capitol Hill to Push His Version of Web Regulation Facebook Inc. CEO Mark Zuckerberg will pitch to lawmakers his moderate vision for internet regulation and seeking to placate lawmakers who are weighing tougher moves....
2019-09-19 02:00

Distant asteroid calamity shaped life on Earth 466 million years ago The cataclysmic asteroid impact off Mexico's coast that doomed the dinosaurs 66 million years ago was not the only time an astronomical event shaped the history of life on Earth....
2019-09-19 02:00

Farmers and Ranchers Just Came Together to Support the Green New Deal A national coalition of some 10,000 farmers and ranchers have come together to support a Green New Deal. Some members came together outside the Capitol on Wednesday to announce the launch of Farmers and Ranchers for a Green New Deal. The group will l...
2019-09-19 02:00

A Black Lady Sketch Show's Post-Apocalyptic Backdrop Is Its Best Joke HBO’s A Black Lady Sketch Show is exactly what its title tells you it is: a sketch comedy show centering and spotlighting a group of black, women comedians as they and a ridiculously impressive cast of guest stars act a damned fool in a variety of wi...
2019-09-19 02:00

A Peek Into the Soviet Computer Revolution One of the largest and coolest collections of Soviet computers in the world resides in an apartment complex in Mariupol, Ukraine. Dmitriy Cherepanov started Club 8-bit with a small collection of computers built when the Soviet bloc was crafting its o...
2019-09-19 02:00

Facebook Jumps on the Streaming Bandwagon With New Portal Device Facebook is getting into the streaming game, launching a new set-top version of its Portal device that adds to the company’s bet that the future of smart homes will be social....
2019-09-19 02:00

After Bolton fireworks, Trump picks low-key hostage negotiator to replace him U.S. President Donald Trump picked U.S. hostage negotiator Robert O'Brien on Wednesday as his fourth White House national security adviser, turning to a low-key choice for the position after the boisterous tenure of John Bolton....
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

Wary of conflict with Iran, Trump takes go-slow approach to attack on Saudi oil Known for acting on impulse, President Donald Trump has adopted an uncharacteristically go-slow approach over whether to hold Iran responsible for attacks on Saudi oil facilities, showing little enthusiasm for confrontation as he seeks re-election ne...
2019-09-19 02:32

Trump Steers Clear of War Footing Toward Iran The White House is pushing for an international coalition to exert pressure on Iran through the U.N. as its chief response to the attack on Saudi oil facilities, an approach that reflects President Trump’s aversion to intervention and limits on his r...
2019-09-19 02:32

| SA's Abbott takes 17 wickets to send records tumbling Former SA Test player Kyle Abbott took 17 wickets in Hampshire's County Championship win over title-chasing Somerset - the best figures in first-class cricket for 63 years....
2019-09-19 02:32

| Proteas stutter after De Kock's promising start India's bowlers restricted South Africa to 149 for five despite an attacking half-century from skipper Quinton de Kock in the second Twenty20 international in Chandigarh....
2019-09-19 02:32

The Right Way to Respond When Kids Talk Back A friend of mine once went on a tirade about how she would not raise a disrespectful kid. “That’s just not happening,” she said. “He will not talk back. Respect is way too important to me, and I won’t put up with him being rude.” Her son was about a ...
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

College Students With Kids May Be Eligible to Receive Childcare Subsidies If you’re a college student who is also a parent, you might not be aware that there are federal grants designed to help assist you with the cost of childcare....
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

Formula E: Ex-Manchester United Executive Jamie Reigle Announced As New CEO Jamie Reigle will work in collaboration with current CEO Alejandro Agag to further nuture the series, while Agag moves into the new role as the chairman....
2019-09-19 02:32

World conflicts increase risk of infectious diseases killing millions: panel The Global Preparedness Monitoring Board, World Bank and the World Health Organization warned that epidemic-prone viral diseases like Ebola, flu and SARS are increasingly tough to manage in a world dominated by lengthy conflicts, fragile states and f...
2019-09-19 03:00

German medics urge calm over hand birth defects Doctors have warned against jumping to conclusions after three births at one hospital in which children were born with hand deformities. Clinicians are investigating whether the anomalies are linked....
2019-09-19 03:00

Black carbon particles found in human placentas Damaging particulate pollution has been found on the fetus-side of placentas in pregnant women. However, some researchers question whether this actually means it can cross the placenta barrier....
2019-09-19 03:00

UPDATE 1-UK's Johnson and Trump discuss need for united diplomatic response to Saudi attack British Prime Minister Boris Johnson and U.S. President Donald Trump condemned last weekend's attack on Saudi Arabian oil facilities and discussed the need for a united diplomatic response in a telephone call on Wednesday, Johnson's office said....
2019-09-19 03:00

Brazil's Lojas Americanas signs digital payments deal with Linx Brazilian discount retailer Lojas Americanas SA has agreed with software developer Linx SA to integrate the retailer's fintech arm Ame and its digital retailer B2W Cia Digital SA with Linx's payment platforms....
2019-09-19 03:00

UPDATE 2-Parts shortage leads GM to lay off 1,200 temporarily in Canada The strike against General Motors Co's U.S. operations has led to a parts shortage, the automaker said on Wednesday, and as a result it announced the temporary lay-offs of 1,200 workers at its Oshawa assembly plant in Canada....
2019-09-19 03:00

Gavilon lands ADM director as new Brazil general manager -sources An executive director at Archer Daniels Midland Co in São Paulo has left the firm to take over as Brazil general manager at rival grain trading house Gavilon do Brasil, two sources told Reuters on Wednesday....
2019-09-19 03:00

Marquez: Quartararo has talent, potential for 2020 MotoGP title fight San Marino Grand Prix winner Marc Marquez says Fabio Quartararo proved at Misano he has the "potential" and the "talent" to fight for the MotoGP title in 2020...
2019-09-19 03:32

Wolff had to "play hard, forgive quickly" over aborted Ocon F1 deal Mercedes Formula 1 team principal Toto Wolff says he never lost trust in Renault counterpart Cyril Abiteboul despite their disagreement over the aborted Esteban Ocon deal last year...
2019-09-19 03:32

F1 needs new gravel trap/asphalt approach, says GPDA chairman Wurz Formula 1 tracks should seek better ways of blending asphalt runoffs and gravel traps at different parts of corners, reckons Grand Prix Drivers' Association chairman Alex Wurz...
2019-09-19 03:32

Felipe Vázquez Charged With Statutory Sexual Assault Of 13-Year-Old Hours after Pirates closer Felipe Vázquez was arrested yesterday in Pittsburgh on behalf of Lee County (Florida) authorities for a pair of child solicitation charges, he was also charged in Pennsylvania’s Westmoreland County with a slew of felonies t...
2019-09-19 04:16

Zinedine Zidane's Real Madrid Are Already Teetering On The Brink Zinedine Zidane must have known this time would be harder. The once-former, now-current Real Madrid manager stepped away from the club after winning the 2018 Champions League final—his and the club’s third in a row, and the team’s fourth in five year...
2019-09-19 04:16

India bans e-cigarettes citing youth health concerns India’s government has announced an immediate ban on e-cigarettes — citing youth-focused public health concerns. In a news statement following a cabinet meeting today, finance minister Nirmala Sitharaman said the ban covers production, ma...
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

Jerry to strengthen into hurricane as it nears Caribbean islands The Atlantic basin has become a cauldron of tropical activity in recent weeks, and the latest system to bubble up far out over the Atlantic Ocean is Tropical Storm Jerry, which came alive early Wednesday....
2019-09-19 04:48

Next-gen Mercedes-AMG GT to be four-wheel-drive hybrid The new Mercedes-AMG GT is scheduled to reach UK showrooms in early 2022 Future Porsche 911 rival will push more than 650bhp and 700lb ft to all four wheels in top-end guise Mercedes-AMG is well into the development of a second-generation GT, whic...
2019-09-19 04:48

PRECIOUS-Gold edges lower after Fed delivers mixed signals Gold prices edged lower on Thursday as investors remained cautious after the U.S. Federal Reserve cut interest rates as expected but delivered mixed signals about its next move....
2019-09-19 04:48

Anyway, Here's Justin Trudeau Wearing Brownface Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau was photographed wearing brownface at a gala at his place of employment in 2001. Trudeau was 29 at the time and working as a teacher at a private school, according to a report from TIME Magazine published Wednes...
2019-09-19 04:48

Two Men in ICE Custody Reach Day 72 of Hunger Strike Two Indian asylum seekers detained by U.S. immigration Gurjant Singh and Ajay Kumar have been on hunger strike for 72 days, according to their attorneys. Advocates are concerned for their health....
2019-09-19 04:48

The Revolutionary Black Women of Saubara The shrieking sliced through the cloudy night and drowned out the music blasting from a speaker nearby. It was 9 p.m. in Saubara, a town of about 12,000 people in Brazil’s northeastern state of Bahia. Although the party wouldn’t officially start unti...
2019-09-19 04:48

De Blasio admits wife’s $1B ThriveNYC program is ailing Mayor de Blasio on Wednesday admitted his wife’s $1 billion mental health plan is ailing — even as he discounted his own office’s report that found the agency lacking. “I think it’s a mix,” Hizzoner told reporters ...
2019-09-19 05:16

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

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

Stocks Climb Back as Fed Cuts Rates U.S. stocks wobbled, then staged a late-session rebound after the Federal Reserve lowered interest rates but signaled a divided outlook for the rest of the year....
2019-09-19 05:16

Repo Spike Signals Wrong Kind of Volatility Banks can suffer or benefit from volatility, but the recent spike in repo or short-term funding costs signals more of the wrong kind for Wall Street trading revenue....
2019-09-19 05:16

What is quantum computing? Understanding the how, why and when of quantum computers There are working machines today that perform some small part of what a full quantum computer may eventually do. But what are the real-world applications for quantum computing?...
2019-09-19 05:16

Geraint Thomas and Geoghegan Hart lead British World Championship team "Geraint Thomas, Tao Geoghegan Hart and Adam Yates are among the biggest names who will be representing Great Britain at the upcoming World Road Championships."...
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

‘Where’s My Roy Cohn?’ review: Roy Cohn was more entertaining than this Roy Cohn was way more entertaining than the new documentary about Roy Cohn. He was a driving force in Sen. Joseph McCarthy’s hearings searching for communists in the government in the 1950s, the lawyer for both the Gambino and Genovese crime fa...
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

Rory McIlroy believes golf can learn from tennis to eradicate slow play • Northern Irishman wants proper penalties to be enforced• Golfer encouraged by European Tour’s plan to deal with issueRory McIlroy has called on his sport to follow the lead of tennis by implementing proper penalties for those players who divert att...
2019-09-19 06:00

‘We didn’t respect the plan’: Pochettino disappointed with Tottenham draw • Spurs threw away 2-0 lead against Olympiakos• ‘The way we conceded the first goal was so painful’Mauricio Pochettino accused his Tottenham players of lacking fight in the 2-2 Champions League draw at Olympiakos and suggested that they needed to wor...
2019-09-19 06:00

Igor Shesterkin’s hyped Rangers debut was years in the making The countdown, more than five years in the making, arrived at 10:10 of the second period of the Rangers’ exhibition opener against the Devils at the Garden on Wednesday. That is when 23-year-old Igor Shesterkin, the Moscow-born 118th-overall selectio...
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

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

Mitsubishi Has Another Weird Hybrid SUV Concept On The Way Mitsubishi might be on the small side when it comes to automakers as a whole, but it dreams big—well, maybe “big” isn’t the word. Its dreams are weird, and in a world that often needs more weird, maybe that is a big deal. The newest iteration of tha...
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

Former UAW President Was Raided By Feds At Gunpoint: Report American auto workers deserve better than the senior leadership of the United Auto Workers, several of whom have been the subject of a years-long corruption probe that has led to arrests and prison time. Those indictments keep racking up even as memb...
2019-09-19 06:32

Visiting Wall, Trump Points to Barrier to Burnish His Campaign President Trump’s photo op at the border was his only public appearance during two days in California, a state that has been a hotbed of opposition to his presidency and policies....
2019-09-19 06:32

A Trickle of Bodies at Ed Buck’s West Hollywood Home, Suspicion and an Arrest Mr. Buck finally faced consequences this week as prosecutors charged him with operating a drug house and accused him of being a predator who targeted vulnerable men....
2019-09-19 06:32

Boxing News at Five: Khan vs. Brook gets “one more roll of the dice”, Whyte could return on December 7 in Saudi Arabia Amir Khan vs. Kell Brook is the one fight that won't go away, while Eddie Hearn says Dillian Whyte could return to the ring in Saudi Arabia on December 7 The post Boxing News at Five: Khan vs. Brook gets “one more roll of the dice”, Whyte could retur...
2019-09-19 06:32

The fragile edifice of sovereign debt Systemic, contagious sovereign crises seem to have been consigned to history. Governments can raise funds more cheaply than ever and investor demand seems insatiable. But the banking sector remains a source of instability and new threats are emerging...
2019-09-19 06:32

Trump signs name on Mexico border wall President Donald Trump capped a three-day trip to the West by penning his signature in magic marker on the San Diego wall at the Mexico border. Trump calls it "an amazing project." (Sept. 18)        ...
2019-09-19 07:00

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

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

VENN is the 24/7 network gaming needs, say its creators A cohort of gaming veterans are creating a dedicated gaming and esports network that puts the focus on professional streaming celebrities — a channel called VENN. VENN, which stands for Video game Entertainment & News Network (pity we couldn’t work t...
2019-09-19 07:00

Woman documents 7-year-old cottage cheese in work fridge One woman’s curdled snack has turned into an annual celebration. Julia Giacoboni took to Reddit to share the long, rancid journey of a container of cottage cheese she opened up seven years ago — and has kept in the fridge ever since. On T...
2019-09-19 07:00

It now costs just $4.5M to be top chef David Bouley’s neighbor Some hungry buyer could be top chef David Bouley’s new Tribeca neighbor. A three-bedroom, three-bathroom, 2,175-square-foot home at 161 Duane St., where he owns a condo, has returned to market for $4.45 million, down from its original $5.1 mill...
2019-09-19 07:00

Veteran found covered in ants at VA facility in his final days The head of the Veterans Health Administration announced a series of major changes at an assisted-living facility days after a dying Air Force veteran was twice found covered in ants in his bed....
2019-09-19 07:32

CNN announces details for LGBTQ town hall Nine Democratic presidential candidates have accepted the Human Rights Campaign Foundation's invitation to participate in a CNN town hall next month focused on lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer issues. HRC is billing the October 10 town h...
2019-09-19 07:32

Watch: US Army Band Plays "Jana Gana Mana..." During Joint Military Drill The rousing strains of "Jana Gana Mana" were played out by an US army band during the joint Indo-US military exercise on Wednesday. In the video shared by news agency ANI, the American soldiers can be......
2019-09-19 07:32

Super 30 Founder Anand Kumar Felicitated With Prestigious Award In The US Super 30 founder and noted mathematician Anand Kumar has been felicitated in the US with a prestigious teaching award for his contributions towards imparting education to the country''s needy......
2019-09-19 07:32

Rajnath Singh Flies In Fighter Jet Tejas, First Defence Minister To Do So Rajnath Singh wore a G-suit and buckled himself into the light combat aircraft (LCA) Tejas in Bengaluru this morning, becoming the first Defence Minister to fly in this fighter jet. The made-in-India......
2019-09-19 07:32

Ballot Papers Are History; EVMs Can't Be Tampered With: Poll Body Chief The Election Commission on Wednesday ruled out the use of ballot paper in next month's Maharashtra Assembly elections, terming them "history" and defended the use of Electronic Voting Machines or......
2019-09-19 07:32

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

Long Island teen charged with murder in stabbing death of student A Long Island teenager was charged with murder Wednesday in the stabbing death of an Oceanside High School student who was killed while dozens of bystanders filmed the assault — without lifting a finger. Tyler Flach, 18, of Lido Beach, is due t...
2019-09-19 08:00

Will Huawei's Mate 30 Series Find Buyers Without Google Apps? Huawei launches what could be the world's most powerful and feature-packed 5G smartphone on Thursday, but the fate of the device in Europe will hang on whether it can overcome a US ban to give......
2019-09-19 08:00

£3bn needed for farming to tackle climate change and protect nature UK farming needs billions of pounds from central government if commitments to tackle climate change and protect the natural environment are to be met....
2019-09-19 08:00

The Trump administration says 'humane policing' could be used to reduce homelessness The Trump administration said this week it could address homelessness through heavier law enforcement activity. That has drawn backlash from advocacy groups who argued that it could effectively criminalize homelessness and impose legally-questionable...
2019-09-19 08:32

GLOBAL MARKETS-Asian shares turn lower on guarded Fed, yen rises after BOJ Asian shares turned lower on Thursday after the U.S. Federal Reserve cut interest rates as expected but signalled a higher bar to further policy easings....
2019-09-19 08:32

Rescuers used a human chain to save a group of dolphins stranded in a Florida canal A group of four dolphins that was stranded for days in a canal in St. Petersburg, Florida was rescued Tuesday after volunteers formed a human chain to help free them....
2019-09-19 08:32

Protocol found in webcams and DVRs is fueling a new round of big DDoSes Enlarge (credit: Akamai) Hackers have found a new way to amplify the crippling effects of denial-of-service techniques by abusing an improperly implemented tool found in almost 1 million network-connected cameras, DVRs, and other Internet-of-things...
2019-09-19 09:00

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 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

The Family Man Creators on Using Long Takes in the Grounded Action Thriller Series The Family Man creators Raj Nidimoru and Krishna D.K. - and its stars Manoj Bajpayee and Priyamani - talk Amazon Prime Video's latest original series from India, from incorporating long takes to......
2019-09-19 09:00

Mexico Headed for Tough Times? Latin America's darling for a decade, Mexico's economy has taken a tumble in 2019 but its low debt level could allow for increased borrowing to spur growth....
2019-09-19 09:32

Renewable energy is costing less than fossil fuels, says Michael Milken The world is moving away from carbon-based energy not just for the environment, but also because it makes sense economically, said Michael Milken, chairman of the Milken Institute....
2019-09-19 09:32

If a US recession comes, it will be 'shallow,' says Barings chief U.S. consumers and growth in sectors such as technology have offset declines in other American industries, says Tom Finke, chairman and CEO of investment management firm Barings....
2019-09-19 09:32

Attacks on Saudi oilfields show the world needs to move past oil: Former New Zealand prime minister Last weekend's attacks on oil facilities — and the spike in crude prices that followed — should show that the world needs to stop relying on oil, says Helen Clark....
2019-09-19 09:32

Buffett protégé Tracy Britt Cool leaving Berkshire Hathaway One of Warren Buffett’s youngest protégés is parting ways with Berkshire Hathaway — to start a rival company. Tracy Britt Cool — who started at Berkshire in 2009 when she was just 25 — is launching an investment firm that will own smaller companies —...
2019-09-19 09:32

HUMEN founder River Hawkins on why now is the time for truly preventative action in men's mental health Actor River Hawkins is behind a new London centre where men can discuss their emotions and a five-part series that tackles male mental health. Featuring the likes of Andrew Scott, it will air on the Evening Standard online from September 24...
2019-09-19 09:32

European shares rise as banks lead gains European shares edged higher on Thursday, helped by a rise in banks, after the U.S. Federal Reserve cut interest rates but set a higher bar for further reductions....
2019-09-19 10:00

RBC says ECB likely to keep rates on hold, not cut rates again this year RBC Capital Markets said on Thursday it now expected the European Central bank to keep its deposit rate on hold at -0.5% for the foreseeable future, having previously forecast further rate cuts this year....
2019-09-19 10:00

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

Emmys 2019 predictions: who will win, and who should win? Another competitive year pits old favorites against critically acclaimed upstarts. Will there be a Game of Thrones victory lap? Will Fleabag upset Veep?The Emmys conversation is dominated, of course, by Game of Thrones, HBO’s decade-defining, lavish ...
2019-09-19 10:00

'Underpaid and undervalued': 10 women claim systemic discrimination at Disney Exclusive: more women join pay inequality case, expanding allegations to ABC Television and Walt Disney PicturesTen women have now accused the Walt Disney Company of gender discrimination as part of a major class-action pay gap case that has expanded...
2019-09-19 10:00

Tap water contaminants linked with 100,000 cancer cases, US study finds Most of the risk is from naturally occurring arsenic, the byproducts of chemicals used to disinfect water and contaminantsContaminated tap water causes 100,000 cancer cases in the US over a lifetime, according to a new study from scientists with the ...
2019-09-19 10:00

Why is New York's most famous library getting into bed with the Saudi crown prince? | Annia Ciezadlo and Matthew Zadrozny Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman is going to be sponsoring an event at the iconic New York Public Library. This reputation-laundering shouldn’t be allowed to happenUpdate: on Wednesday at 16:31, the New York Public Library tweeted a statement saying ...
2019-09-19 10:00

The problem isn't Biden's centrism - it's that he's the wrong kind of centrist | Geoffrey Kabaservice Americans could embrace a moderate liberal. But Biden comes across as the tepid version of his more leftwing competitorsOne of the clearest takeaways from the Democratic presidential debate in Houston last week is that the party has a Joe Biden probl...
2019-09-19 10:00

She Said by Jodi Kantor and Megan Twohey review – the inside story of Weinstein and #MeToo All about power ... the reporters who broke the Weinstein story give the full account of who talked, and how #MeToo beganThree events define the #MeToo era. The first was the release, in October 2016, of the #Pussygate tape, on which presidential can...
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

Ilhan Omar condemns Trump for spreading 'lies that put my life at risk' Democrat denounces president’s lies after he retweeted post that falsely claimed Omar was shown partying on 9/11 anniversaryCongresswoman Ilhan Omar has accused Donald Trump of putting her life at risk after the president retweeted a post that falsel...
2019-09-19 10:00

'My dear Prime Minister': Alan Jones's apology letter to Jacinda Ardern revealed Exclusive: Radio host says he meant ‘no violence’ toward New Zealand PM with his ‘shove a sock down throat’ comment and asks Ardern to a debate on climate change Australian broadcaster Alan Jones’s apology letter to the New Zealand prime minister, Ja...
2019-09-19 10:00

'Missing out is not a worry for me': the millennial foster carers More and more people in their 20s and early 30s are becoming foster carers. Here, younger Guardian readers explain whyGrowing up in a fostering family, Natalie Wainwright always planned to become a foster parent. But she didn’t think she’d be doing i...
2019-09-19 10:00

'We're a team': Greta Thunberg visits Barack Obama – video After crossing the Atlantic on a solar-powered boat, the climate activist Greta Thunberg visited Barack Obama in Washington. The former US president later shared a photo of the pair and praised Thunberg as 'one of our planet's greatest advocates'. Th...
2019-09-19 10:00

Russia investigation pushed by 'Trump haters' to discredit 2016 win, says Corey Lewandowski – video Donald Trump's former campaign manager, Corey Lewandowski, has accused 'Trump haters' of creating a 'false narrative' about the president's connections with Russia in order to undermine his 2016 election victory. He said there had been 'no conspiracy...
2019-09-19 10:00

Life after Syria: the migrants' tale – a photo essay More than 3.5 million Syrian refugees now live in Turkey as a result of a conflict that has raged since 2011. Many take to the seas off Turkey to make the short but perilous trip to GreeceWith migrants only allowed one backpack each on the smugglers’...
2019-09-19 10:00

President Trump Retweets False Video of Rep. Ilhan Omar President Donald Trump on Wednesday used Twitter to share an edited video made by a conservative comedian that falsely accused Democratic Rep. Ilhan Omar of dancing and partying last week on the 18th anniversary of the 9/11 terrorist attacks. The ina...
2019-09-19 10:32

Michigan man went from ‘perfectly healthy to brain dead’ in 9 days after contracting rare mosquito-borne disease, report says A man from Michigan went from “perfectly healthy to brain dead” in nine days after contracting a rare-mosquito-borne disease, according to a local report....
2019-09-19 10:32

Queens activist to challenge AOC in Democratic primary A Democratic activist from Queens has announced she’ll challenge Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez in a primary for her congressional seat. Badrun Khan, who officially filed her candidacy in July, announced her campaign on Wednesday, according to The Hil...
2019-09-19 10:32

In Stunning Reversal, Reds Pitcher Amir Garrett Runs From Fight Reds pitcher Amir Garrett, who led a valiant if poorly planned solo charge of the entire Pittsburgh Pirates organization back in July, seems to have put those salad days behind him....
2019-09-19 11:00

The 50 best video games of the 21st century Want to build worlds, become a crime kingpin, get lost in space, or enter the afterlife? Then our countdown of the 50 best games of the era has something for youMore of the best TV | Film | Albums | Art | Comedy Continue reading......
2019-09-19 11:32

Iran Judo Federation suspended for ordering fighter to withdraw The Iran Judo Federation has been suspended from all competitions for trying to make judoka Saeid Mollaei withdraw from the World Judo Championships....
2019-09-19 11:32

Redskins send Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie to injured reserve, sign Noah Spence Washington now has 10 players on IR, and major injury issues in its defensive backfield. Spence, an edge rusher, will be called upon to help improve the team's pass rush....
2019-09-19 11:32

Google Pay Gets Spot Platform to Let Merchants Build Custom Experiences Google Pay has received the Spot Platform to let merchants create custom branded experiences for customers through which they can make payments and engage with their businesses seamlessly....
2019-09-19 12:00

Huawei Mate 30 launch live blog: we'll be reporting live from the Munich event The Huawei Mate 30 launch is today, September 19, and we're in Munich, Germany to report live from the firm's launch event.Rumors suggest we could see at least three smartphones, a new smartwatch, a refreshed fitness tracker and even a TV, ...
2019-09-19 12:00

Xiaomi Redmi K20 Pro Extreme Edition to be unveiled on September 19 The Xiaomi Redmi K20 Pro Extreme edition will be unveiled on September 19 in China, bringing some internal upgrades including the Snapdragon 855 Plus chipset.When the K20 Pro was launched, it was one of the best performers for its price with the Snap...
2019-09-19 12:00

‘SNL’ hired Shane Gillis to address charges of anti-conservative bias, report says Until it swiftly backfired, the recent hiring of comedian Shane Gillis was an attempt by “Saturday Night Live” to address criticism that the show was biased against conservatives, according to a report....
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

Trump expresses dismay over cost of keeping Guantanamo prison open President Donald Trump expressed unhappiness on Wednesday with the cost of keeping open a controversial prison at the U.S. military base in Guantanamo Bay, Cuba and said his administration was studying the issue....
2019-09-19 13:00

How to use tea tree oil for skin Using tea tree oil for the skin has a number of benefits, including treating acne and dry skin. In this article, we look at how to use tea tree oil on the skin safely....
2019-09-19 13:00

New flu vaccine skin patch could do away with needles A new study reveals that delivering a flu vaccine using a new type of skin patch can stimulate an appropriate immune response without side effects in mice....
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

China attacks Pelosi for meeting Hong Kong activists China’s foreign ministry has accused U.S. congressional leader Nancy Pelosi of making irresponsible remarks about pro-democracy protests in Hong Kong and urged the U.S. to stop interfering in China’s internal affairs...
2019-09-19 13:00

Fifa 20 review: A nostalgic throwback with a modern twist as EA Sports edges closer to reality The official launch of Fifa 20 is now just days away and football fans are gearing up to shut themselves away from the outside world to get acquainted with the title's latest incarnation....
2019-09-19 13:32

Chinese Property Giants Could Regret Milking the Country's Middle Class Using presales as a method of financing might seem cheap compared with the high-yield bond market, but Chinese property companies may have now promised buyers too much....
2019-09-19 13:32

Regulatory requirements behind Western Union's multi-cloud push The company's VP head of technology transformation detailed the global regulatory requirements that impact a cloud strategy at an organisation like Western Union....
2019-09-19 14:00

Bachelor in Paradise's Connor Saeli and Whitney Fransway Split Almost paradise! It's over between Connor Saeli and Whitney Fransway. The Bachelor in Paradise couple, who just got together at the very end of season six of the ABC series, has......
2019-09-19 14:00

The Best Emmys Dresses to Ever Hit the Red Carpet: From Extreme Cut-Outs to Tuxedo Gowns Tulle, trains and tuxedos galore! With the 2019 Emmy Awards right around the corner (aka in just three short days), pop culture lovers can expect to see over-the-top fabulous gowns and......
2019-09-19 14:00

Gus Kenworthy Isn't Alone: When Athletes Go Hollywood Gus Kenworthy is ready for his close-up. The openly-gay Olympic freestyle skier, who earned the silver medal in Men's slopestyle at the 2014 games in Sochi, has gone officially gone......
2019-09-19 14:00

Mandy Moore's Style Evolution: See Her Red Carpet Looks Then Vs. Now Mandy Moore has undergone quite the style evolution over the past decade. Then a blonde, the star of NBC's This Is Us and singer was thrust into the public at age 15 in 1999 with her......
2019-09-19 14:00

Taylor Swift calls Kanye West 'two-faced' in revealing Rolling Stone interview Swift described in detail how she attempted to reconnect with West in 2015, after his infamous onstage crashing of her Video Music Awards speech in 2009.        ...
2019-09-19 14:00

Israelis Are Contending With the Prospect of a Third Poll Just Days After Voting JERUSALEM (AP) — Israelis were contending with the prospect of a third election on Thursday, two days after an unprecedented repeat election left the country’s two main political parties deadlocked, with neither Prime Minister Benjamin Ne...
2019-09-19 14:00

Leslie Jamison on the Best Book She Ever Got as a Present The author, whose new essay collection is “Make It Scream, Make It Burn,” says that a boyfriend gave her a “Choose Your Own Adventure” novel with a secret message inside. “I don’t think I fully appreciated this gesture at the time; now I do!”...
2019-09-19 14:32

Man charged with running Bitcoin–powered fake ID cartel gets a year in US prison A man charged with creating fake IDs in a major Bitcoin-powered distribution ring has been sentenced to one year and one day in US federal prison. Aaron Kuns, from Toledo (Ohio), who pleaded guilty in June, will also be subject to three years on supe...
2019-09-19 14:32

UK gambling site has more bets for Hillary Clinton winning Dem nomination than anyone actually running Hillary Clinton may have announced that she is not seeking the 2020 Democratic presidential nomination, but betters are apparently not convinced, with one site getting more wagers on her than for any of the declared candidates....
2019-09-19 14:32

Indonesia is about to pass a law that would criminalize sex outside of marriage Indonesia is set to pass a highly controversial new penal code that would criminalize consensual sex outside of marriage and effectively outlaw same-sex relations, in a move rights groups have criticized as a violation of basic rights....
2019-09-19 14:32

Fukushima trial ends in not guilty verdict, but nuclear disaster will haunt Japan for decades to come The only criminal prosecution stemming from the 2011 Fukushima nuclear disaster has ended in not guilty verdicts, in a blow to families displaced by the meltdown, as the fallout promises to haunt northern Japan for decades to come....
2019-09-19 14:32

Intruder climbs 400-foot Orlando TV station tower, stays for eight hours A man who authorities in Florida believe has a history of mental illness scaled a 400-foot Orlando television station tower and stayed there for nearly eight hours Wednesday....
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

Taliban takes responsibility for deadly Afghanistan hospital bombing A suicide truck bomber devastated a hospital in southern Afghanistan, leaving 20 dead and up to 100 injured. The Taliban claimed responsibility for the attack....
2019-09-19 15:32

'I’m tired and desperate' – a disabled victim of domestic violence on her struggle to survive Disabled women are at higher risk of domestic violence than others, so why are there so few accessible refuges? As Sarah’s story shows, they are faced with an impossible systemTo survive in the refuge, Sarah (not her real name) stores fruit and cerea...
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

New Mercedes-Benz EQB: electric compact SUV hits the road New Mercedes-Benz GLB will spawn an electric variant in 2021; first production-previewing prototypes have now emerged Mercedes-Benz will launch an electric version of its new GLB compact SUV in 2021, named the EQB, and more production-like prototype...
2019-09-19 15:32

BSP MLAs In Madhya Pradesh Assure Mayawati They Will "Remain" With Party The two Bahujan Samaj Party or BSP MLAs in Madhya Pradesh have said that they will remain in the party, an assertion that came after all six legislators of Mayawati's party joined the ruling Congress......
2019-09-19 15:32

AAP's Rebel MLA Alka Lamba Disqualified From Delhi Assembly Alka Lamba, who had tweeted her resignation from the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) earlier this month, has been disqualified as an MLA "on grounds of defection". Ms Lamba had met Congress president Sonia......
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

Uddhav Thackeray, Devendra Fadnavis Firm On Alliance: Shiv Sena Leader Senior Shiv Sena leader Sanjay Raut today said their party president Uddhav Thackeray and Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis are firm on the alliance for the upcoming Maharashtra Assembly polls and are......
2019-09-19 15:32

Greta Thunberg and George Monbiot make short film on climate crisis – video Environmental activists Greta Thunberg and George Monbiot have helped produce a short film highlighting the need to protect, restore and use nature to tackle the climate crisis.Living ecosystems like forests, mangroves, swamps and seabeds can pull en...
2019-09-19 15:32

Trade unions around the world support global climate strike Adults, businesses and trade unions asked to join youth climate campaignTrade unions representing hundreds of millions of people around the world have come out in support of what is expected to be the biggest climate mobilisation the world has ever s...
2019-09-19 15:32

More states are trying to protect black employees who want to wear natural hairstyles at work It's still legal in most states to ban natural hair styles like braids or dreadlocks. But several state legislators -- and a coalition of civil rights groups -- are trying to change that...
2019-09-19 16:00

Why the ECB Is Stuffing Free Money Into Bank Pockets Again The European Central Bank is throwing every tool it has at the sluggish euro zone economy. Starting on Sept. 19, it resumed a generous funding offer to lenders in the region, returning to an approach it used twice before in the past five years to sti...
2019-09-19 16:00

Everything Jim Cramer said on 'Mad Money,' including Fed rate cut, Agco CEO on tariffs, and FedEx Jim Cramer reveals a bright spot in Wall Street's reaction to the Fed's move to cut interest rates and chats with CEOs of Cronos, Agco and Tech Data....
2019-09-19 16:00

The Downton Abbey Movie Is Exactly What It Should Be As a person who has seen barely a flicker of Downton Abbey on television, I can’t predict whether the movie spin-off–directed by Michael Engler and written by the show’s creator, Julian Fellowes–will be everything longtime fan...
2019-09-19 16:00

An Unplanned Teen Pregnancy Ripples Through Generations in Jacqueline Woodson’s Red at the Bone A treasure awaits readers who encounter Red at the Bone, who descend the staircase with a loose step as 16-year-old Melody does in her coming-of-age party at the start of the novel. Jacqueline Woodson’s latest book for adults looks at a middle-...
2019-09-19 16:00

“She Never Stopped Hoping.” Renée Zellweger on Judy Garland, and What the Future Holds for Women The Oscar-winning actor on playing Judy Garland, how Bridget Jones holds up and the public scrutiny of women. You spent two years preparing for the film Judy. What stood out as the most important thing to capture about Judy Garland? What struck me wa...
2019-09-19 16:00

Google Maps is about to receive a feature we’ve all been waiting for It took a significant location tracking scandal for Google to actually do something about the user’s privacy when it comes to location tracking. After a report called Google out for misleading users who thought their location data wouldn’...
2019-09-19 16:00

Eight Tips For Using The New Steam Library Yesterday, Steam’s first big library overhaul in eons entered open beta. The fresh coat of paint and (virtual) new shelves make for welcome additions, but it’s going to take some getting used to. Then there’s the new community-centric game page displ...
2019-09-19 16:00

33 inches of rain: Hundreds rescued from 'life threatening' floods as Imelda drenches Texas First responders were overwhelmed by 911 calls for high water rescues as Tropical Depression Imelda drenched Winnie and Beaumont, Texas with rain        ...
2019-09-19 16:32

No future, no children: Teens refusing to have kids until there's action on climate change Canadian Emma Lim is pledgeing #NoFutureNoChildren until her government takes serious action against climate change. And it's cathcing on globally.        ...
2019-09-19 16:32

Sweden's SKF to shift automation into higher gear as markets flag Swedish engineering company SKF aims to use a demand slowdown to its advantage, its chief executive said, stepping up an automation program that has already sent capital expenditure soaring....
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

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

US STOCKS SNAPSHOT-Microsoft, energy stocks lift Wall Street at open U.S. stocks opened higher on Thursday, boosted by Microsoft Corp and energy stocks, a day after the Federal Reserve cut rates as expected but played down hopes of further monetary easing....
2019-09-19 17:00

REFILE-UPDATE 1-France, Germany at odds over pace of response to global slowdown France and Germany are agreed on a strategy to respond to a global economic slowdown at a time of international trade problems but differ over how fast to move, French Finance Minister Bruno Le Maire said on Thursday....
2019-09-19 17:00

Boxing supremo Eddie Hearn goes full ‘David Brent’ in hilarious promotion video Hearn, who promotes for Anthony Joshua and KSI, said fans should “kneel in homage” to October’s fighting schedule – and fans were in stitches...
2019-09-19 17:00

Justin Trudeau's Blackface Scandal Is Spiraling Out of Control Perhaps you’ve heard about Justin Trudeau’s recent racism scandal? No, not that one. And no, not that one, either. I’m talking about a third instance that’s surfaced in the past 12 hours of the Canadian prime minister getting busted for having covere...
2019-09-19 17:00

Trump's Attacks on the Homeless Are Getting More and More Unhinged President Donald Trump ramped up his attacks on both homeless people and the state of California on Wednesday. He told reporters that homeless people in San Francisco are polluting the ocean with used needles. He also said that the Environmental Prot...
2019-09-19 17:00

Football transfer rumours: Thomas Tuchel to take over at Manchester United? Today’s tell-all is scraping the bottom of the barrel Underwhelmed by Ole Gunnar Solskjær’s stint at the wheel, Manchester United are hoping to replace him with Thomas Tuchel. Reports from France suggest both United and Barcelona are interested in lu...
2019-09-19 17:00

‘We’re not young any more’: Harry Kane angry Spurs are making same mistakes • Striker says Tottenham must improve after Olympiakos draw• Errors from Pochettino’s first season still there, Kane admitsHarry Kane could not conceal the frustration, the overwhelming sense of exasperation and, like Mauricio Pochettino moments earl...
2019-09-19 17:00

Astana sense 'great chance' of upset after their long road to Old Trafford Kazakh side from the furthest outpost in top-level European football includes a United fan who flew to games in ManchesterBy the time FC Astana touched down in Manchester on Monday, they had been in the air for more than seven hours. A quick stop in ...
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

Trump offers an explanation for the wad of cash seen in his back pocket Asked about a photo of him boarding Air Force One, the president told reporters he doesn’t use a wallet because he no longer uses credit cards. But he likes to leave cash tips....
2019-09-19 17:32

No Stressed MSMEs To Be Declared Bad Loan: Finance Minister At a press conference after meeting PSU bank heads, Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman said there already exists a circular from the Reserve Bank that provides for stressed loan accounts of MSMEs not......
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

U.S. Democratic presidential candidate Buttigieg unveils health plan Democratic presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg on Thursday unveiled his plan to reform the U.S. healthcare system by offering everyone coverage under the federal Medicare program, but not forcing people to give up private heath insurance plans....
2019-09-19 17:32

Huawei forced to launch Mate 30 phone without Google apps New Android smartphone falls foul of trade war and Trump’s blacklisting of Chinese firmThe launch of Huawei’s latest smartphone, the Mate 30, has been hampered by the ongoing trade war between China and the US, which has resulted in Google pulling it...
2019-09-19 18:00

As Trump weighs options, Iranian official warns of 'all-out war' if US or Saudi Arabia attacks Javad Zarif's remarks come as the Trump administration weighs options to respond to drone and missile strikes on Saudi Arabia’s oil infrastructure.        ...
2019-09-19 18:00

Israel election: Donald Trump proves he's the 'King of Israel' Every U.S. president, citing shared values and security commitments, has been staunchly pro-Israel; President Donald Trump more than most.        ...
2019-09-19 18:00

Netanyahu and Gantz Agree on Unity, but Not on What It Means The prime minister called on his rival, Benny Gantz, to meet right away, in a dramatic bid to remain in power. His opponents called it just posturing....
2019-09-19 18:00

Beardsley suspended until April 2020 over racist insults "Former Newcastle United Under-23s coach Peter Beardsley has been suspended for 32 weeks by the Football Association (FA) after he was found guilty on three counts of offensive language towards the club\u0027s U23 players, the FA said on Thursday."...
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

AP Exclusive: US helping Venezuela’s Guaido track stolen art U.S. officials are investigating the suspected looting of European and Latin American artwork they believe is being plundered by Venezuelan government insiders as Nicolas Maduro struggles to maintain his grip on power...
2019-09-19 18:00

Benefit concert to feature “Supergirl” co-stars, newlyweds “Supergirl” co-stars and real-life newlyweds Melissa Benoist and Chris Wood will join fellow performers Jane Lynch, Wayne Brady and Laurie Metcalf for a concert being livestreamed Saturday to benefit low-income migrants....
2019-09-19 18:00

Amazon orders 100,000 electric vans from start-up Rivian Amazon Rivian van Fledging electric firm gets major boost with huge order from internet giant Internet shopping giant Amazon has given a further boost to EV start-up Rivian by placing an order with the company for 100,000 electric delivery vehicle...
2019-09-19 18:32

Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos announces new ‘Climate Pledge’ ahead of employee protests The pledge would require companies to implement decarbonization strategies in line with the Paris agreement and calls on signatories to be at net zero carbon across their businesses by 2040....
2019-09-19 18:32

Fender to raise $3M for young musicians via new foundation Fender will donate $1 million to the Fender Play Foundation, a new non-profit featuring Chris Stapleton, Avril Lavigne and Brendon Urie as ambassadors....
2019-09-19 18:32

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

Trump dismisses report of 'promise' to foreign leader as 'fake news' Donald Trump has refuted reports that he said "something inappropriate" in a phone call with a foreign leader amid claims the conversation prompted an official in the intelligence community to raise the alarm....
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

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

U.S. investigates reports of deadly airstrikes in Afghanistan The U.S. military carried out drone strikes against a suspected Islamic State hideout in eastern Afghanistan Thursday, but local authorities said the attack also killed multiple civilians....
2019-09-19 19:00

TEPCO executives acquitted over Fukushima nuclear disaster A Japanese court on Thursday acquitted three former Tokyo Electric Power Co. executives on charges of professional negligence in connection to the 2011 Fukushima meltdown....
2019-09-19 19:00

Marina Abramovic in Belgrade: A long-awaited homecoming With her retrospective show "The Cleaner" having its symbolic climax in the city where her career began, the celebrated performance artist is exhibiting in her hometown for the first time in nearly 50 years....
2019-09-19 19:00

Airbnb plans stock market splash in 2020 In a short statement posted on its website on Thursday, Airbnb did not give any details on how it plans to list its shares, although it is widely expected to take a direct-listing route....
2019-09-19 19:00

'American Idol' alum Antonella Barba back in jail after father resigns as custodian Barba's attorney said she voluntarily turned herself in after a plan to have a person other than her father take custody of her fell through.        ...
2019-09-19 19:32

Nick Lachey says his stint on 'DWTS' wasn't 'enjoyable': 'I never felt more uncomfortable' Nick Lachey's days on "Dancing With the Stars" were not his favorite. In 2017, Lachey competed with pro partner Peta Murgatroyd, finishing ninth.        ...
2019-09-19 19:32

Facebook admits new smart devices allow people to listen in Facebook had admitted people will be allowed to listen in to audio captured by its new smart devices, despite stopping the controversial practice in its Messenger app....
2019-09-19 19:32

Belgian F-16 crew ejects, one dangles on power line until saved A Belgian F-16 pilot left dangling by parachute from power lines and his crewmate have survived a crash in western France. They had ejected when their jet’s wing clipped a rural house. No one ended up hurt....
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

Huawei Mate 30, Mate 30 Pro With Kirin 990 SoC Launched Huawei Mate 30 price starts at EUR 799 (roughly Rs. 63,000) for the 8GB RAM + 128GB storage option, while Mate 30 Pro price begins at EUR 1,099 (roughly Rs. 86,700) for the 8GB RAM + 256GB storage......
2019-09-19 20:00

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

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

Antonio Brown is no longer a Nike-sponsored athlete — and the company won't say why or when he was dropped Christian Petersen / Getty Images New England Patriots wide receiver Antonio Brown is no longer a Nike-sponsored athlete, the company said on Thursday. Nike did not say when Brown was dropped as an athlete or why he was no longer sponsored by the c...
2019-09-19 20:00

The Google Pixel 3 is $350 off at Best Buy — and you'll get a free Nest Hub if you order one Hollis Johnson/Business Insider Google's Pixel 3 is an excellent, affordable smartphone with one of the best cameras on the market. For a limited time, you can get an unlocked Pixel 3 from Best Buy for just $449.99 — $350 off its original pric...
2019-09-19 20:00

Vikram Moon lander: NASA Orbiter fails to spot Indian probe on the lunar surface NASA’s Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter was unable to spot India’s Vikram Moon lander during a flyby of its the landing site on the lunar surface this week....
2019-09-19 20:00

Last US warship sunk by German sub during WWII reveals its secrets in eerie images from seabed The wreck of the last U.S. Navy warship sunk by a German submarine during World War II is revealing its secrets in remarkable images from the seabed....
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

Greece: Oxygen-starved fish dying in drought-hit lake Tens of thousands of dead fish have been found on the banks of a lake in northern Greece after high temperatures and drought conditions caused a severe drop in water levels...
2019-09-19 20:00

No-deal Brexit will cut 3% off UK economic growth, says OECD Group forecasts 2020 recession just as global economy starts downward trend A no-deal Brexit will slice almost 3% from the UK economic growth over the next three years compared with just 0.6% from the rest of the EU, according to the latest health ch...
2019-09-19 20:00

What does Purdue Pharma's bankruptcy filing actually mean? What cases is Purdue caught up in and who else is involved and what happens next? Here’s what you need to knowPurdue Pharma, the maker of the controversial prescription painkiller OxyContin, has filed for bankruptcy in federal court. The move is part...
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

Iowa officials claim confusion over scope led to arrest of pen-testers Enlarge / The Dallas County, Iowa, courthouse, the site of a penetration test gone wrong. (credit: By Iowahwyman - Own work, CC BY-SA 3.0) In a post to the Iowa Judicial Branch website today, a spokesperson for the state's court administration rele...
2019-09-19 20:32

Nancy Pelosi unveils 95% tax proposal on prescription medicines Speaker Nancy Pelosi on Thursday released a much-anticipated plan detailing House Democrats’ ideas to change the way people get prescription drugs. At the heart of the plan is a retroactive, 95% tax on up to 250 of the most common medicines. The only...
2019-09-19 20:32

Stocks Edge Higher to Put S&P 500 on Cusp of Record U.S. stocks ticked higher as gains in shares of health-care, materials and technology companies put the S&P 500 within striking distance of its closing high....
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

‘Stay off Tom’: Refs warned Dolphins on legal Brady hit As if Tom Brady needs the extra help. During the Patriots’ beatdown of the Dolphins last week, an official warned Miami linebacker Raekwon McMillan to back off the six-time Super Bowl winner following a legal hit. “Tom didn’t say anything but t...
2019-09-19 21:00

Scientists reconstruct skeleton of elusive, pre-historic human Researchers in Israel say they have reconstructed the skeleton of a pre-historic human from a long-extinct and elusive species using DNA found in the pinky bone of a 13-year-old girl who died 70,000......
2019-09-19 21:00

Tlaib vows to display altered American flag with 51 stars in support of DC statehood Michigan Democratic Rep. Rashida Tlaib said Thursday she wants to display an altered American flag with 51 – instead of 50 – stars outside her congressional office to demonstrate support for making the District of Columbia a state....
2019-09-19 21:00

O’Rourke calls for legalizing marijuana, releasing nonviolent offenders Democratic presidential candidate Beto O’Rourke on Thursday unveiled his plan to legalize marijuana at both the federal and state level, remove the drug from the controlled substances list and grant clemency to those serving prison time for marijuana...
2019-09-19 21:00

Whistleblower complaint, reportedly on Trump 'promise' to foreign leader, touches off DC firestorm A whistleblower complaint that reportedly involved allegations President Trump made a troubling and unspecified "promise" to a foreign leader touched off a new Washington firestorm on Thursday, as the intelligence community’s top watchdog was questio...
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

FX market bounces back on swaps, forwards growth While spot volumes remain below 2013 levels, the latest BIS triennial central bank survey notes that FX markets have recovered from the decline recorded in 2016 on the back of strong growth in swap and forward transactions....
2019-09-19 21:32

New York Yankees' Domingo German placed on leave under league's domestic violence policy Major League Baseball placed New York Yankees pitcher Domingo German on administrative leave of absence Thursday under the league’s domestic violence policy....
2019-09-19 21:32

Federer happy for China to host Laver Cup "Roger Federer said he would be happy for the Laver Cup to be played in China in the future, ahead of the tournament\u0027s third edition starting on Friday."...
2019-09-19 21:32

How do kids (and adults) like Nintendo’s Labo VR kit? Nintendo's Labo VR kit is certainly a step up from the historic gaming company's earlier Labo kits. With five cardboard projects for kids to construct (including the headset itself), senior editor Kris Naudus found it to be a unique, endear...
2019-09-19 22:00

Alphabet’s Wing drones will soon deliver FedEx and Walgreens packages This fall, Alphabet's drone delivery arm Wing will begin delivering goods for FedEx Express, Walgreens and a small retailer. The pilot program will be based in Christiansburg, Virginia, and it's meant to prove that Wing's drones are re...
2019-09-19 22:00

The FDA has opened a criminal investigation into vaping The Food and Drug Administration opened a criminal investigation into the vaping supply chain earlier this summer, it has emerged. The Office of Criminal Investigations started the probe following reports of a vaping-related lung illness. The agency....
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

Big tobacco keeps starting 'grassroots' Facebook campaigns This article was produced in partnership with Point, a YouTube channel for investigative journalism. Facebook groups like 'Oregonians Against Tax Hikes' and 'No Blank Checks for Colorado' look like citizen groups concerned abou...
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

Verizon will bring its 5G network to NYC on September 26th If you live in New York, you'll soon have the chance to see for yourself whether 5G is worth the hype. On Thursday, September 26th, Verizon (Engadget's parent company) will expand its 5G network to include sections of the Big Apple. As usua...
2019-09-19 22:00

Facebook wants to make its ads more interactive While Facebook will likely never be ad-free, the social network is at least trying to make advertisements more entertaining -- or more annoying, depending on how you see it. The social network is making more interactive ad formats available to advert...
2019-09-19 22:00

Bugatti revives its toy Baby car with a grown-up carbon fiber version In 1922, automobile designer Ettore Bugatti wanted to create a present for his four-year-old son Roland. In a move putting him into 'best dad ever' territory, Bugatti designed the Baby: an electric half-scale model of the famous Type 35 rac...
2019-09-19 22:00

PETA praises Trader Joe’s for package redesign eliminating circus elephant images People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) is praising Trader Joe’s after the grocery store chain redesigned some of its packaging, allegedly at the animal rights group's urging....
2019-09-19 22:00

James Maddison to Man Utd: Brendan Rodgers concedes every Leicester City player has a price Leicester City would be powerless to keep James Maddison if the likes of Manchester United meet their valuation for the midfielder, according to Brendan Rodgers....
2019-09-19 22:32

City hospitals struggle as spending skyrockets: report Mayor de Blasio has boasted about the city’s “universal health care” system on the campaign trail — but a new report by his own administration shows the Big Apple’s public health system is unwell. The number of people visiting city hospitals is down,...
2019-09-19 22:32

Who's Winning The IndyCar Championship This Weekend? Sunday will see the final race of the 2019 IndyCar championship take place at Laguna Seca in California, and the title has yet to be decided. Who’s going to be the one to take it home?...
2019-09-19 22:32

St. Louis congresswoman is the Queen of Beers, Dan Crenshaw 'People's Choice' St. Louis-area Rep. Ann Wagner was feeling pressure Wednesday night at the third annual Anheuser-Busch Brew Across America Beer Festival where she was competing with nine other lawmakers in a brewing competition....
2019-09-19 22:32

How I Learned to Be a Better Doctor From My Wife’s Struggle With Alzheimer’s “Get out! Get out!” My wife, Joan, having just woken up, was screaming, and hitting out wildly at the stranger in her bed. She was in a panic, her body shaking with fright. “Get away from here. Get out!” The man she perceived ...
2019-09-19 23:00

North America Has Lost Almost 30 Percent of Its Birds Since 1970, Upsetting New Study Finds There are almost 3 billion fewer North American birds in 2019 than there were in 1970, accounting for a 29 percent decline, according to a new study.Read more......
2019-09-19 23:00

Tropical Depression Imelda Has Dumped More Than 40 Inches of Rain on the Texas Gulf Coast Tropical Depression Imelda might not have the same ring as Hurricane Imelda, but the impacts of the storm are for real. The National Weather Service has issued a civil emergency warning as a flooding crisis unfolds in the region rocked by Harvey’s hi...
2019-09-19 23:00

Researchers Think It's a Good Idea to Secure Your Phone Using the One Thing You Perpetually Lose Apple’s FaceID authentication system started moving smartphone users away from relying on fingerprints to secure their mobile devices, which are arguably less secure. But researchers think they’ve come up with an even better biometric tool for protec...
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

The Family Man Is Now Streaming on Amazon Prime Video in India Manoj Bajpayee and Priyamani's first series roles are here. The Family Man - Amazon Prime Video's newest original series from India - is now streaming....
2019-09-19 23:00

Buckingham Palace 'displeased' at David Cameron's Queen comments David Cameron's admission that he tried to get the Queen to help him head off Scottish independence has caused "an amount of displeasure" in Buckingham Palace....
2019-09-19 23:00

Turkey chemical factory explosion launches metal tank into sky above fleeing onlookers, video shows A metal tank exploded and launched into the sky Wednesday after a raging fire engulfed a chemical factory in Istanbul, injuring two firefighters battling the blaze and sending bystanders fleeing for cover....
2019-09-19 23:00

Former Fukushima execs found not guilty of negligence after 2011 nuclear disaster Three former executives facing five years in jail for professional negligence in the 2011 nuclear meltdown of the Fukushima plant were found not guilty in a Thursday ruling. ...
2019-09-19 23:00

GM promises UAW 5,400 jobs, $7B in US investment: What it means GM's offer to the UAW for $7 billion in U.S. investments and 5,400 jobs has some nuance that the union might not like.       ...
2019-09-19 23:00

Cancer worries halt shipments of generic Zantac A division of Novartis is reportedly halting distribution of generic Zantac pills amid concerns about an ingredient possibly linked to cancer.       ...
2019-09-19 23:00

Netflix considering paying out bonuses for successful films The streaming giant is weighing up incentives for hitting viewing targets, as well as payments for winning major awardsNetflix is planning an incentive scheme for film-makers whose work is a success on the streaming platform, it has been reported.Acc...
2019-09-19 23:00

How Hustlers shows the importance of female solidarity In the acclaimed fact-based drama, the bond between women is shown with rare sensitivity and depth even as they engage in criminal acts This article contains spoilersThe marketing campaign for Hustlers, a film that opened to an unexpectedly impressiv...
2019-09-19 23:00

Dutch government heeds call to spend more — but analysts say it might not be enough for Draghi The Dutch government announced plans for more economic stimulus in the coming year, but analysts believe it falls short of what institutions like the European Central Bank President (ECB) have called for....
2019-09-19 23:00

Uggs Are on Sale Starting at $45! We love these products, and we hope you do too. E! has affiliate relationships, so we may get a small share of the revenue from your purchases. Items are sold by the retailer, not E!. As......
2019-09-19 23:32

Swoon! Brad Pitt Has the Perfect Movie Star Reaction to His PCAs Nomination Brad Pitt summed up his excitement over his E! People's Choice Awards nomination in a single word: "woo-hoo!" E! News exclusively caught up with the 55-year-old actor on the......
2019-09-19 23:32

iOS 12.4.1 release date and all iOS 12 features explained The iOS 12.4.1 update is live, and is the last one for some older iPhones and iPads that won't upgrade to iOS 13 or iPadOS, respectively.We've also got a full list of all the iOS 12 features added from its launch last September to today. iO...
2019-09-19 23:32

UAW strike threatens Michigan economy, could push state into recession: Moody's, Lending Tree Moody's said the work stoppage, now in its fourth day, poses an "outsized economic threat" to Michigan as well as some local governments such as Detroit....
2019-09-19 23:32

Romney, Merkley introduce bill that would tax vaping industry and ban flavored e-cigarettes The bill would ban e-cigarette flavors other than tobacco and apply existing cigarette taxes to e-cigarettes, among other measures aimed at curbing teen vaping....
2019-09-20 00:00

'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

Woman burning love letters from ex accidentally starts apartment fire Authorities in Nebraska said firefighters responded to the third floor of an apartment building to put out a blaze caused by a woman burning love letters from a former lover....
2019-09-20 00:00

US Navy confirms recent UFO videos are, in fact, real UFO sightings are a dime a dozen, but some are definitely more credible than others. Your neighbor two doors down that swears he saw a glowing triangle on the horizon probably didn’t see aliens, but when US Navy pilots spot something that, in t...
2019-09-20 00:00

| UK must give written Brexit proposal this month - Finnish PM Britain must deliver a written proposal for a solution to the Brexit impasse this month to avoid a no-deal Brexit, the Finnish prime minister Antti Rinne's office says....
2019-09-20 00:00

| Gantz says he should be next Israeli PM Benny Gantz, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's main opponent in the country's general election, says he should be prime minister in a broad unity government....
2019-09-20 00:00

Imelda weakens into open wave: NHC Imelda has weakened into an open wave and flash flood watches were in effect for parts of eastern Texas and western Louisiana, the U.S. National Hurricane Center said on Thursday....
2019-09-20 00:00

Torrential Imelda rains kill one, flood homes, snarl travel around Houston Authorities reported the first death linked to Tropical Storm Imelda, which dumped torrential rains over the Houston-area, while rescuers in boats pulled hundreds of people from flooded cars, the city's airport temporarily halted flights and tens of ...
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

Antoni Porowski Is Jumping Up and Down Over His PCAs Nominations Antoni Porowski is "so excited and honored" to be nominated at this year's E! People's Choice Awards. The food and wine expert stopped by E! News' Daily Pop to talk......
2019-09-20 00:00

Deputies: 7-year-old girl dies after 2-vehicle collision, one arrested TUCSON – A 7-year-old girl died after a two-vehicle collision on Wednesday, deputies say. Deputies were dispatched to Valencia Road and Camino de la Tierra for reports of a traffic collision at about 6 p.m. Authorities say the 7-year-old was severely...
2019-09-20 00:32

Tesla Model 3, Audi e-tron get top marks in crash tests The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety released crash test results for several electric vehicles. Tesla picked up its first Top Safety Pick award for its Model 3 which earned “good” ratings in all six crash tests. The Audi e-tron, ano...
2019-09-20 00:32

Jurassic Adventure hits Tucson this weekend Embark on a prehistoric journey and see the largest most realistic dinosaur ever. The Dino Expedition will be on  Sept. 21 and 22 at the Tucson Expo Center, 3750 E. Irvington Rd. To help our viewers enjoy a weekend full-on adventure, News 4 Tucson wi...
2019-09-20 00:32

Florida Man Earns Title “Goat Guy.” Find Out Why… (WBBH) Todd Wright has two children that happen to be goats. He’s had the two goats since they were babies, and Wright said he didn’t plan to have goat kids. “I had other plans,” said Wright. “Then I met Cory Mushrooms, and it all changed.” Cory Mush...
2019-09-20 00:32

Islamic Center of Tucson to hold community-building event TUCSON – In light of the recent incidents involving the Islamic Center of Tucson (ICT) and a nearby apartment, the center is hosting a community-building event called SALAM Tucson on Thursday. The event is scheduled from 6 to 8 p.m. at 901 E. First S...
2019-09-20 00:32

Referee who forced New Jersey high school wrestler to cut dreadlocks gets suspension NBC — The referee who made a New Jersey high school wrestler cut his dreadlocks right before a match in order to be allowed to compete — a case that ignited debate over abuse of power and cultural bias — has been suspended from his position for...
2019-09-20 00:32

25 Californians charged with $150M in health care fraud LOS ANGELES (AP) — Twenty-five Southern California doctors and others are accused of billing Medicare and other health plans for $150 million in fraudulent charges. Federal cases were announced Wednesday in Los Angeles and Santa Ana. Authorities say ...
2019-09-20 00:32

A common numbing medication turned a woman’s blood blue NBC — A 25-year-old woman in Rhode Island gave new meaning to the phrase “feeling blue” when she developed a rare and sometimes fatal condition called methemoglobinemia that turned her blood a deep shade of navy blue. The woman, whose case was ...
2019-09-20 00:32

Study: Even short-lived solar panels can be economically viable A new study shows that, contrary to widespread belief within the solar power industry, new kinds of solar cells and panels don’t necessarily have to last for 25 to 30 years in order to be economically viable in today’s market. Rather, solar panels...
2019-09-20 00:32

Republican, Democratic lawmakers launch caucus to 'End the Youth Vaping Epidemic' A bipartisan group of U.S. lawmakers said on Thursday they are forming a caucus to combat the "epidemic" of youth vaping, as cases of lung illness tied to vaping have risen and President Donald Trump has pushed for a ban on flavored e-cigarettes....
2019-09-20 00:32

Factbox: Animal health sector aims to emulate Zoetis biotech leap A commercial breakthrough in the field of complex therapeutic proteins for dogs by sector leader Zoetis has roused rivals to action in a hunt for biotechnology medicines to treat pets....
2019-09-20 00:32

If Mikhail Maltsev Deking Alexandar Georgiev Into Oblivion Doesn't Get You Excited For Hockey, I Don't Know What Will Thirteen days, kiddos! That’s how long we have until the NHL season finally, finally kicks off with a heart-stopping season opener where the mighty Toronto Maple Leafs play host to ... *checks schedule* oh, um .... the Ottawa Senators. *Nervously mai...
2019-09-20 01:16

What to know about semen leakage Semen leakage can occur for many reasons. Some are normal, whereas others may require medical attention. Learn more about the causes and treatment options here....
2019-09-20 01:16

What are the benefits of Epsom salt foot soaks? Epsom salt foot soaks may help improve foot health, though the research is limited. In this article, we look at the benefits, risks, and evidence behind Epsom salt soaks and other types of foot soak....
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

High-Dose Opioid Pills Helped Fuel Purdue's Growth When taking into account the dosage strength of each pill, Purdue Pharma’s OxyContin represented a market-leading 27% of total oxycodone sold during a seven-year period reviewed by The Wall Street Journal....
2019-09-20 01:16

Sheffield United’s Prince Abdullah defends Bin Ladens over club links • Abdullah: ‘Bin Ladens were going to buy Kevin McCabe’s shares’• Manager Chris Wilder: ‘I’m 100% positive about the future’Eyebrows were raised at Bramall Lane when Sheffield United’s new owner, Prince Abdullah bin Musaad bin Abdulaziz Al Saud, said...
2019-09-20 01:16

Callum Hudson-Odoi commits to Chelsea with new five-year contract Forward gets big wage rise to £120,000 a weekHudson-Odoi the latest youngster to agree new Chelsea termsCallum Hudson-Odoi has signed a new five-year contract at Chelsea, nine months after he handed in a transfer request in an attempt to force a move...
2019-09-20 01:16

Colt to stop making AR-15s for civilians Legendary gun maker Colt has announced Thursday that it would stop making the AR-15 and other long guns for the civilian market, citing falling demand and obligations to military and law enforcement markets. In a statement, Dennis Veilleux, president...
2019-09-20 01:48

Grubhub stock falls after Jim Chanos says he’s shorting Shares of Grubhub dropped nearly 6 percent on Thursday after a prominent short-seller revealed he was betting against the food delivery giant. Investor Jim Chanos said Grubhub is facing a perfect storm of bad news as its drivers push for higher pay, ...
2019-09-20 01:48

Delta flight descends nearly 30,000 feet in minutes NBC — A packed plane was diverted to Tampa International Airport after descending nearly 30,000 feet within a few minutes. Delta Airlines Flight 2353, a Boeing 763, took off from Atlanta on Wednesday afternoon, headed to Fort Lauderdale before ...
2019-09-20 01:48

$20K reward offered for information about missing 5-year-old Dulce Alavez NBC — Police in New Jersey are offering a $20,000 reward for information about the disappearance of a 5-year-old girl who vanished from a playground Monday afternoon. Dulce Maria Alavez disappeared from City Park in Bridgeton. Authorities said ...
2019-09-20 01:48

Daniel Jones making his teammates smile on the field and off it There will be growing pains and baby steps before they will be singing the Ballad of Danny Dimes, because Eli Manning wasn’t Eli Manning when he first started, John Elway wasn’t John Elway, and on and on. But a portrait of a rookie at ease with the m...
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

Michael King called up to take Domingo German’s spot on Yankees roster The Yankees signed Michael King to the big league roster Thursday to replace Domingo German, who was placed on administrative leave by MLB pending an investigation into an alleged domestic violence incident. The Yankees said in a statement about Germ...
2019-09-20 01:48

Pelosi’s Drug Plan Would Let U.S. Negotiate Prices of 250 Medications Speaker Nancy Pelosi unveils her bill to fight high prescription drug pricing, which could prod the Senate and the White House to act on a popular but elusive cause....
2019-09-20 01:48

Quebec provincial police interrogate 17 people about Desjardins data leak Desjardins, a Quebec-based co-operative, said a single employee was responsible for the breach detected in December 2018 and that he has since been fired....
2019-09-20 02:16

What is the Mercury Prize? Who won last year? 2019 predictions The Mercury Prize 2019 takes place tonight – but what is it? And who won last year? Here we explain all, including the 2019 predictions...
2019-09-20 02:16

The billions Saudi Arabia spends on air defenses may be wasted in the age of drone warfare Saudi Arabia has spent billions on state-of-the-art air defense and early warning systems, but a mix of cruise missiles and drones was able to penetrate its airspace on Saturday, inflicting substantial damage on the world's largest oil processing pla...
2019-09-20 02:16

iOS 13 is now available to the public, so everyone can download it We’re just a day out from the launch of the iPhone 11, iPhone 11 Pro, and iPhone 11 Pro Max, but you don’t need one of the new phones to enjoy Apple’s latest operating system. On Thursday, following a rather tumultuous series of bet...
2019-09-20 02:16

Turkey's steel imports into Europe a 'problem' Turkey's steel imports into Europe are a "greater problem" for the industry than the slowdown in demand from car makers, the boss of Europe's third largest steelmaker has told Sky News....
2019-09-20 02:16

Matthew Berry's Love/Hate for Week 3: A little perspective "Patience or panic" is a common theme after two weeks in fantasy football. Matthew Berry offers worthwhile perspective along with his usual lineup advice....
2019-09-20 02:16

Why Florida's new QB hasn't started since he was a high school freshman New Gators quarterback Kyle Trask never considered the transfer portal despite delays and setbacks. He was persistent in high school, too, even though he didn't start....
2019-09-20 02:16

Wilder: Cuts should have stopped Fury fight, happy they didn't Deontay Wilder believes Tyson Fury's fight with Otto Wallin should have been stopped due to the cuts suffered by Fury. He's glad it wasn't and that his rematch with the "Gypsy King" is still on course....
2019-09-20 02:16

Yankees' German placed on leave under DV policy Major League Baseball announced Thursday that New York Yankees right-hander Domingo German has been placed on administrative leave under the joint domestic violence policy between the league and the MLB Players Association....
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

Kuwait foreign minister discusses with Iranian counterpart de-escalating tensions in region Kuwait's foreign minister received a call from his Iranian counterpart where the two discussed measures to de-escalate tensions in the region to avoid more dangers, state news agency KUNA reported on Friday....
2019-09-20 02:48

Letter detailing civilian presence failed to prevent deadly Afghan drone strike Twelve days ahead of the pine-nut harvest season, the governor of Afghanistan's eastern Nangarhar province received a letter from village elders in the Wazir Tangi area about their plans to recruit 200 laborers and children to pluck the dry fruit....
2019-09-20 02:48

Women make this big mistake when it comes to life insurance While all parents agree their death would have a huge impact on their family's quality of life, moms get a lower amount of life insurance coverage....
2019-09-20 02:48

Retirees are spending nearly $1,000 on this medical cost — and Medicare doesn't cover it About 2 out of 3 people on Medicare don't have any dental coverage at all, according to the Kaiser Family Foundation. Here's what that means for your wallet....
2019-09-20 02:48

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

Injured crewman sues California dive boat owner after 34 diein fiery tragedy Ryan Sims filed the suit last week in Ventura County Superior Court saying the Conception dive boat was unseaworthy and operated in an unsafe manner.        ...
2019-09-20 03:16

Suspect charged after teen stabbed to death as some in crowd filmed An 18-year-old was arrested after Khaseen Morris, 16, was fatally stabbed during a brawl outside a New York strip mall.        ...
2019-09-20 03:16

‘I couldn’t breathe’: Hong Kong protesters allege beatings and torture by city’s police An Amnesty International report offered evidence of mistreatment of people in police custody and called for an independent investigation into use of force....
2019-09-20 03:16

Purdue Led Its Opioid Rivals in Pills More Prone to Abuse When taking into account the dosage strength of each pill, Purdue Pharma’s OxyContin represented a market-leading 27% of total oxycodone sold during a seven-year period reviewed by The Wall Street Journal....
2019-09-20 03:16

Feds sue Okla. dealership over allegation of hiring discrimination The U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission filed the lawsuit on behalf of a sales associate who said that because of her gender, she was not hired during an ownership change....
2019-09-20 03:16

How aspirin became a wonder drug against heart disease and cancer Aspirin has long been prized for its pain and fever reducing properties – but 40 years ago New Scientist reported on the first inklings of wider benefits...
2019-09-20 03:16

'Very engaged' Trump talks biofuels policy with U.S. oil-state senators President Donald Trump on Thursday discussed biofuels policy with senators from U.S. oil states, including Louisiana Senator Bill Cassidy, who said the president was engaged on the issue that has pitted Big Oil and Big Corn against each other....
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

Consumer Bureau’s Complaints Database Is ‘Here to Stay,’ Director Says Consumer advocates and industry groups had a rare moment of alignment over the future of the publicly available record of complaints brought to the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau....
2019-09-20 04:16

Security Council: Two draft resolutions, zero consensus on ceasefire in Syria’s Idlib The UN Security Council on Thursday failed to reach consensus on either of two competing resolutions on a cessation of hostilities in Idlib, Syria: the last province in the war-torn nation that is still largely held by rebel forces....
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

Counting the Toll of U.K.’s Costliest Banking Scandal It was the costliest scandal in the history of British banking: the mis-selling of payment protection insurance, or PPI, to tens of millions of borrowers who didn’t want it, didn’t understand what they were buying or whose policies didn’t cover what ...
2019-09-20 04:16

Let us all be envious of this toddler being taught Hamlet's soliloquy by Brian Cox For close to 60 years, Brian Cox has consistently delivered some of the best stage and screen performances by any living actor—from his numerous Shakespearean roles to his criminally under-appreciated meta-performance in Deadwood’s third season to hi...
2019-09-20 04:16

Will The Devil Wears Prada musical include odes to cerulean blue and being a size 6? Some stage musicals based on movies have been notable successes, like The Producers, Hairspray, and Legally Blonde. Hopefully joining this illustrious fold is the upcoming stage musical version of The Devil Wears Prada, with music by Elton John, lyri...
2019-09-20 04:16

Jurassic Dream Lets You Peacefully Explore A CryEngine Jurassic Park Jurassic Dream is a fan-made CryEngine project that imagines a Jurassic Park where the catastrophic events of the novel/movie never happened, and everything is just fine. It’s beautiful, with the only catch being that there are no dinosaurs....
2019-09-20 04:48

Unlock Qi's Aesthetic Potential With These Disguised Wireless Charging Pads Wireless charging is one of those features that only seems moderately cool...until you start using it, become addicted, and can’t ever go back to old-fashioned cables. Trouble is, wireless chargers aren’t exactly pretty, and they take up valuable spa...
2019-09-20 04:48

I Wish Games Didn't Update So Much Where a video game goes, a patch will surely follow. It wasn’t that long ago that updates were rare things, but today almost every game will get updated at some point—some far more than others. While it may sound strange, there are times when I wish ...
2019-09-20 04:48

Smartphones won’t make millennials sprout horns: Shamed scientists Smartphones might lead to an increased risk of anxiety, obesity or your vehicle becoming engulfed in flames — but they won’t make you grow horns. A much-shared 2018 study, which claimed that poor posture caused by smartphone and tablet use may ...
2019-09-20 04:48

Why teens shoot video of violence instead of helping The incendiary trend of violence going viral on social media has raised the question: Why isn’t anyone helping? On Long Island on Monday, a group of teens videotaped 16-year-old Khaseen Morris being beaten in a strip-mall parking lot. Khaseen l...
2019-09-20 04:48

Meet the HIV-positive man celebrating his 100th birthday The world’s oldest-living person with HIV is celebrating his 100th birthday — stunning doctors who call him an “icon of hope” for people living with the disease, according to a new report. “I feel happy,” the man, who on...
2019-09-20 04:48

J&K Move Creating Obstacles For Pak's Sponsorship Of Terrorism: India India slammed Pakistan during the ongoing 42nd session of the UN Human Rights Council for repeatedly misusing international forums to peddle its narrative on the Kashmir issue....
2019-09-20 05:16

Mohammed Yousuf Tarigami Returns To Srinagar After 10 Days In Delhi CPI-M leader Mohammed Yousuf Tarigami returned to Jammu and Kashmir on Thursday after a 10-day visit to New Delhi, allowed by the Supreme Court, to get treatment at the AIIMS....
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

India Won't Discuss Jammu And Kashmir Issue At UN Says Foreign Secretary India will not dwell upon the Kashmir issue at the United Nations General Assembly and instead discuss its contribution on the development, peace, and security fronts as a responsible member of the......
2019-09-20 05:16

| WATCH | Tunisia's ex-president Ben Ali dies in exile Former Tunisian president Zine El Abidine Ben Ali, the first leader to be toppled by the Arab Spring revolts, has died in Saudi Arabia, Tunisia's foreign ministry says....
2019-09-20 05:16

Matt Prior: Bugatti achieved the final relevant speed record Acceleration’s what you need if you want to be a record breaker Other manufacturers will try to beat the Chiron's 304mph top speed, but that could be an exercise in futility And then it was done. The big three-hundred. Some 304.773 miles per hour,...
2019-09-20 05:48

Jerry strengthens into 4th hurricane of season Hurricane Jerry continued to strengthen as it reached hurricane status on Thursday. With a potential track that could slam the Leeward Islands, Jerry is the 10th named storm and the fourth recognized hurricane of 2019 At...
2019-09-20 06:16

Check out these brilliant ‘Friends’ Easter eggs on Google for the show’s 25th anniversary Ahead of the 25th anniversary of the debut of NBC’s classic 90s sitcom Friends — broadcast way back on September 22, 1994 — we learned earlier this year that the beloved series will be leaving its current streaming home of Netflix a...
2019-09-20 06:48

|Footgeargetsgo-aheadtobuyEdgarsActive The Competition Tribunal has approved a merger which will see Edcon selling the Edgars Active and High Key chain stores to Footgear, in which Old Mutual has a majority stake....
2019-09-20 06:48

Heavy Rain Brings Houston To A Halt Ahead Of Mega 'Howdy, Modi' Event The stage is all set for the mega "Howdy, Modi!" event where US President Donald Trump will join Prime Minister Narendra Modi who will address over 50,000 Indian-Americans, but the torrential rain......
2019-09-20 06:48

"We Will Soar High When Pak Stoops Low At UN General Assembly": India India will soar high if Pakistan "stoops low" by raising the Kashmir issue at a high-level UN General Assembly session next week, India's top envoy to the United Nations has asserted, warning that......
2019-09-20 06:48

House approves bill to avoid shutdown — but wall fight looms The House on Thursday easily passed a stopgap spending measure to avert a shutdown at month’s end. But the hard part is just beginning. Democratic and Republican leaders will spend the next two months attempting to forge a lasting deal to fund the g...
2019-09-20 07:16

Pelosi says Corey Lewandowski deserves to be held in contempt Speaker Nancy Pelosi said on Wednesday that Corey Lewandowski deserved to be held in contempt of Congress for his combative performance before the House Judiciary Committee, where the former Trump campaign manager repeatedly refused to answer questio...
2019-09-20 07:16

PRESS DIGEST-New York Times business news - Sept 20 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....
2019-09-20 07:16

Japanese shares head for weekly gain on monetary easing optimism Japanese stocks rose for a second day on Friday as consumer-related shares gained on speculation the Bank of Japan will follow other central banks and ease policy next month....
2019-09-20 07:16

UPDATE 3-Facebook CEO Zuckerberg meets Trump, seeks to mend fences in Washington Facebook's Mark Zuckerberg met with President Donald Trump on Thursday during a fence-mending visit to Washington where the chief executive faced aggressive questioning from lawmakers about the social network's failures to protect consumer privacy....
2019-09-20 07:16

Salam Tucson brings dozens of Tucsonans of diverse faiths, backgrounds together TUCSON — Dozens of people came together for Salam Tucson at the Islamic Center of Tucson Thursday night. This gathering highlighted diverse cultures including the religion of Islam and Muslim faith. “We just want to be part of our communi...
2019-09-20 07:48

SaskPower shuts off net metering program due to overwhelming demand A solar energy expert says there could be 500 jobs at risk following an announcement by SaskPower that they will no longer offer a net-metering rebate due to overwhelming demand....
2019-09-20 07:48

The Gujarati Favourite Thepla, 3 Different Ways Theplas are usually very thin and are enjoyed with pickles or chutneys. Check out these three different thepla recipes to pack for your next journey or to enjoy a delightful breakfast meal....
2019-09-20 08:16

England name strong team for Tonga Rugby World Cup opener as George Ford and Owen Farrell both start Eddie Jones will unleash a powerful and experienced England team – perhaps the strongest available to him – for a "ferocious battle" in their Rugby World Cup opener against Tonga in Sapporo on Sunday....
2019-09-20 08:16

Adam Ferrara is always writing jokes — even while playing pool Adam Ferrara bounces between coasts these days, but says there’s no contest as to where he prefers to do stand-up. “I’m a better comic in New York — there’s more energy to draw from,” says the comedian and actor (“Rescue Me,” “Top Gear US”). Born 53 ...
2019-09-20 08:16

TCL's 2019 quantum dot-enhanced 4K TVs go on sale starting at $599 Over the last few years TCL has developed a reputation for releasing high-quality, low-price 4K TVs, with Roku's smart TV platform built-in as well as support for Dolby Vision HDR and Atmos audio. Its 2018 lineup garnered awards and recommendati...
2019-09-20 09:16

Airbnb plans to go public in 2020 Airbnb has put to rest speculation about the timing of its IPO. The vacation rental company today took the rare step of announcing in a press release that it plans to go public next year, in 2020. The startup, which first launched in 2008, has grown....
2019-09-20 09:16

World War II 'Hero of Cologne,' 95, receives Bronze Star for destroying Nazi tank in firefight It took nearly 75 years, but World War II veteran Clarence Smoyer, 95, finally received the Bronze Star Medal on Wednesday for his heroic actions that helped destroy a German tank and take the crucial city of Cologne....
2019-09-20 09:16

North Carolina university shooting suspect pleads guilty, avoids possible death penalty A man accused of killing two students and wounding four more when he allegedly open fired in a North Carolina university classroom earlier this year pleaded guilty to two first-degree murder charges on Thursday. ...
2019-09-20 09:16

House Judiciary Committee Reportedly Maybe Might Possibly Hold Lewandowski in Contempt The House Judiciary Committee is reportedly contemplating and considering holding former Trump 2016 campaign manager Corey Lewandowski in contempt. Well, at least they’re contemplating!...
2019-09-20 09:16

At Least One Brave Staffer Walked Out in Protest of Ben Carson’s Transphobic Remarks Housing and Urban Development Secretary shocked many staffers with his transphobia to which I say.... okay! At a meeting at the San Francisco HUD office this week, The Washington Post reported that Carson’s remarks were that he was (is?) concerned a...
2019-09-20 09:16

Possibly rabid raccoon terrorizes NJ town, doesn’t stop after getting tased A raccoon terrorized a New Jersey town on Thursday, biting at least two people and charging at police officers — after they had tased it. The masked bandit started spreading mayhem in Maywood around 1:30 p.m., when it lunged at an 82-year-old m...
2019-09-20 09:16

NYC’s free condom distribution efforts going flaccid The city’s cache of free condoms is shriveling up, according to a new report. The Health Department distributed roughly 19 million male condoms in the fiscal year that ended June 30 — down from 20.9 million the year before and more than 36.6 mi...
2019-09-20 09:16

Cops overlook handgun in turnstile jumper’s waistband Cops arrested a turnstile jumper and brought him all the way to a police station — and marched him in front of a desk sergeant — before realizing he was packing a loaded handgun in his waistband, The Post has learned. Ex-con Billy Walters, 37, slippe...
2019-09-20 09:16

Democratic donor faces drug charge in death of man at his L.A. area home Democratic Party donor Ed Buck, already accused by Los Angeles prosecutors of operating a drug den, has been charged in federal court with distribution of methamphetamine resulting in death, part of an alleged crime pattern that could include up to 1...
2019-09-20 09:48

Wildfire victims in PG&E bankruptcy to present $24 billion reorganization plan The committee for wildfire victims in the bankruptcy of PG&E Corp said in a court filing on Thursday it was prepared to present a $24 billion reorganization plan for the power provider....
2019-09-20 09:48

Daniel Lee's Bottega Veneta show exudes quiet confidence The British designer’s SS20 range makes it clear he has got the measure of his customersIf the weight of being the most hyped designer of the moment has gone to his head, Bottega Veneta’s creative director, Daniel Lee, wasn’t showing it at his spring...
2019-09-20 10:16

Feeling blue: US woman treated by doctors after blood turned navy Woman, 25, diagnosed with methemoglobinemiaDoctors say numbing agent for toothache to blameIt turns out that “feeling blue” is not a figure of speech after all.A 25-year-old woman has given new meaning to the expression after she turned up at a Rhode...
2019-09-20 10:16

Scientists use fossilised finger bone DNA to rebuild ancient human Unprecedented feat reveals little-known Denisovans resembled Neanderthals but had ‘super-wide’ skulls One of the most mysterious relatives in the human family has stepped out of the shadows after scientists used ancient DNA from a fossilised finger t...
2019-09-20 10:16

'We declare our support for Extinction Rebellion': an open letter from Australia's academics Leading academics from around the country say it is their moral duty to rebel to ‘defend life itself’ • Hundreds of Australian academics declare support for climate rebellionWe the undersigned represent diverse academic disciplines, and the views exp...
2019-09-20 10:16

Giants 'stunned' as Toby Greene fails to overturn AFL ban Greene’s agent has ‘never seen a worse decision’AFL boss rejects claims star has been victimisedGreater Western Sydney might be bitterly disappointed Toby Greene’s contentious one-match ban wasn’t overturned on appeal, but the star’s manager Paul Con...
2019-09-20 10:16

Trump adviser says tariffs could go to 50% or 100% if China doesn't agree to deal Michael Pillsbury, an outsider adviser to the White House on China policy, said that President Trump would likely escalate the trade war if no deal is reached, including by dramatically raising existing tariffs....
2019-09-20 10:16

Amazon vows to go carbon neutral 10 years ahead of Paris deadline The tech giant has vowed to go carbon neutral by 2040, beating the Paris Agreement by 10 years. Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos has encouraged other companies to follow suit. The move comes a day ahead of global climate protests....
2019-09-20 10:16

Europa League: Arsenal teach Eintracht Frankfurt a lesson Frankfurt returned to the competition they set alight last season, but were taught a lesson in efficiency. Their Premier League opponents took their chances, leaving Frankfurt with nothing to show for their efforts....
2019-09-20 10:16

Troy Aikman heard from Fox Sports bosses about Doug Gottlieb tweet: 'I responded honestly' Former Dallas Cowboys QB Troy Aikman eviscerated his colleague, Doug Gottlieb, on Twitter. He heard about it from their Fox Sports bosses afterward.       ...
2019-09-20 10:16

USA TODAY Sports' Week 3 NFL picks: Do Chiefs or Ravens win battle of 2-0 teams? The Ravens and Chiefs are among the league's nine teams to win their first two games of 2019, but the only ones that will meet this weekend.       ...
2019-09-20 10:16

2019 MLB playoff schedule: Dates, TV channels for postseason, World Series The 2019 MLB postseason begins on Oct. 1 and can go all the way to Oct. 30, if the World Series reaches seven games.       ...
2019-09-20 10:16

Secret F.B.I. Subpoenas Scoop Up Personal Data From Scores of Companies The practice, which the bureau says is vital to counterterrorism efforts, casts a much wider net than previously disclosed, newly released documents show....
2019-09-20 11:16