HILLSIDEQUADRANEWS.COM: World News - Latest of The Hour 2019-09-14 07:48

One Nation Tories are flocking to Lib Dems to escape Boris Johnson's narrow little cult, says Sir Vince Cable

One Nation Conservatives are flocking to the Liberal Democrats as Boris Johnson's Tory Party "retreats into a narrow little cult", Sir Vince Cable said today....

One Nation Tories are flocking to Lib Dems to escape Boris Johnson's narrow little cult, says Sir Vince Cable

Source: co.uk

The Latest: UK Tories narrow prime minister race to 3 LONDON (AP) — The Latest on choosing Britain’s next prime minister (all times local): 1:10 p.m. The contest to become Britain’s next prime minister is down to its final three candidates, with Environment Secretary Michael Gove and Foreign...
2019-06-20 14:32

Boris Johnson: Tories must deliver Brexit or face extinction Speaking at a private hustings, Johnson told party members he is the man to put Farage ‘back in his box’Boris Johnson has warned the Conservative party it is facing extinction if it does not deliver Brexit and put Nigel Farage “back in his box” as he...
2019-06-05 08:48

Boris Johnson under fire over row with partner as top Tories raise fears Leadership campaign falters as he refuses to respond to questions at hustings about late-night argument with Carrie SymondsVideo reveals Steve Bannon links to Boris JohnsonBoris Johnson was struggling to keep his campaign to become prime minister on ...
2019-06-22 23:32

Senior Tories warn Boris Johnson over no-deal Brexit Probable PM told he is on collision course with parliament unless he drops hardline agendaBoris Johnson has been put on notice by rebel Conservatives that he will not survive long as prime minister unless he drops his no-deal Brexit agenda, as he sta...
2019-07-22 22:32

Boris Johnson, Jeremy Hunt make first pitches for U.K. leadership to Tories Ex-foreign secretary and former London mayor Boris Johnson, the runaway favourite of Tory lawmakers, faced off with Jeremy Hunt, the current foreign secretary, at a Conservative conference in central England’s Birmingham....
2019-06-23 05:48

Bandwagon rolls on as more Tories swing behind Boris Johnson... but Sajid Javid struggles Boris Johnson's bandwagon accelerated today as new backer Matt Hancock called round his supporters to get them to swing behind the former foreign secretary....
2019-06-17 14:16

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

Brexit news: Tories round on Luxembourg PM Xavier Bettel for attack on conference no-show Boris Johnson Tory MPs have rounded on Luxembourg's leader Xavier Bettel after he took aim at Boris Johnson, who failed to appear at their scheduled joint press conference....
2019-09-17 13:00

Boris Johnson, Political Escape Artist, Lands in Hot Water. Again. The front-runner to become the British prime minister is frequently caught in gaffes, oversights and outright lies. And that’s what his fans like about him....
2019-06-27 20:48

Ken Clarke calls Boris Johnson 'disingenuous' in furious rant after being ousted from Tories Ken Clarke got an element of revenge on Boris Johnson as he labelled the Prime Minister "disingenuous" and told him to stop playing games over Brexit....
2019-09-05 14:48

Brexit votes: Ken Clarke calls Boris Johnson 'disingenuous' in furious rant after being ousted from Tories Ken Clarke got an element of revenge on Boris Johnson as he labelled the Prime Minister "disingenuous" and told him to stop playing games over Brexit....
2019-09-05 03:32

Boris Johnson's character should be an issue for the whole nation | Polly Toynbee The police being called to Johnson’s flat was the latest dismal episode in a shocking week for the Conservative party“What a non-story. ‘Couple have row’.” So tweeted security minister Ben Wallace, Boris Johnson’s 2016 campaign manager. But it appear...
2019-06-22 18:32

Cable cut, sending cable cars crashing to the ground in Canada's Howe Sound The Sea to Sky Gondola, located in Squamish, British Columbia, wasn't in operation at the time of the incident, which occurred at approximately 4:30 a.m. No one was injured....
2019-08-11 05:32

Cable cut, sending nearly 30 cable cars crashing. Police call it vandalism Numerous cable cars plummeted to the ground near Vancouver's Howe Sound after a cable was cut early Saturday, in what the Royal Canadian Mounted Police said they believe was an act of vandalism....
2019-08-12 03:32

Lib Dems win the Brecon and Radnorshire by-election, reducing Boris Johnson's majority to just one ISABEL INFANTES/AFP/Getty Images The Liberal Democrats win the Brecon and Radnorshire by-election. Their candidate Jane Dodds won the seat from the Conservatives after help from a "Remain alliance." Other anti-Brexit parties stood aside to maximise ...
2019-08-03 09:48

The Lib Dems are set to punish the Conservatives in Britain's next election — but it could be a 'blessing in disguise' for Boris Johnson Leon Neal/Getty Images The Lib Dems are targeting swathes of seats held by Conservatives at the next general election. The anti-Brexit party led by Jo Swinson believes an election will happen this autumn. Party figures and MPs tell Business Insider ...
2019-08-11 17:00

Tourists are flocking to Chernobyl thanks to HBO miniseries CHERNOBYL, Ukraine — The success of a US television miniseries examining the world’s worst nuclear accident at Chernobyl has driven up the number of tourists wanting to see the plant, and the ghostly abandoned town that neighbors it, for themselves. ...
2019-06-07 03:00

No, Instagram influencers are not flocking to Chernobyl Influencer culture can be a bit much, to say the least, and understanding it can be a struggle. But if you saw that now-viral tweet about Instagram baddies flocking to Chernobyl to capitalize on its new hype thanks to the HBO show—see it below—know t...
2019-06-12 21:32

Millennials who earn $100,000 or more are flocking to these 10 states Millennials who earn $100,000 or more are moving out of the Northeast and heading toward the South and the West Coast, to states such as Washington.       ...
2019-06-13 14:48

Chinese tourists are flocking to this lake just for selfies DALI, China — Chinese tourists are flocking to a lake in southwest Yunnan province to recreate photos that have gone viral on social media, the country’s latest selfie craze. Visitors to Erhai lake say photography sets offering everything from rare a...
2019-06-22 01:16

Instagram is down, so users are flocking to Twitter to complain Users around the world began reporting Thursday afternoon that they’re unable to access their Instagram accounts, with the Facebook-owned photo-sharing service apparently suffering a major outage. The problems didn’t appear to be uniform,...
2019-06-14 03:32

Norwegian startups flocking to New York for lower tax rates The Norwegians are coming to New York with startup companies, fresh ideas and millions in capital. And hundreds of these startups are raring to go, say business executives. The city is the gateway for a growing number of fledgling companies from Norw...
2019-07-07 16:16

HBO’s ‘Chernobyl’ has Instagram influencers flocking to the site of the disaster HBO’s miniseries that retells the story of the 1986 Chernobyl nuclear power plant disaster has quickly become one of the best TV series of the year so far, in addition to ranking as IMDB’s top-rated show — surpassing the usual suspe...
2019-06-08 14:32

Flocking offers birds protection, aerodynamic advantages, scientists say Scientists reveal a new understanding of why and how birds flock, based on the mechanics of four shorebirds of varying sizes, in a study published Tuesday....
2019-06-04 17:48

People flocking to adopt Georgia baby found in plastic bag: police More than a thousand people from around the world have offered to adopt the newborn found wrapped in a plastic grocery bag in the woods in Georgia, local police said Thursday. Well-wishers — some from as far as Ireland — have reached out ...
2019-06-28 02:16

The unbeaten run of Vince Hawkins Vince Hawkins was an incredible 61-0 before he tasted defeat, writes Miles Templeton The post The unbeaten run of Vince Hawkins appeared first on Boxing News....
2019-08-27 00:00

Let's Remember Some Vince Carter Draftmates Vince Carter is reportedly running it back with the Atlanta Hawks. Holy moly! He’ll turn 43 before the all-star break. He has been on this Earth over twice as long as the Hawks’ stars, John Collins (21) and Trae Young (20). In his last season with At...
2019-08-06 10:48

Vince McMahon taps former rivals to run WWE shows It sounds like a cruel plot twist in a WWE storyline, but the news is real. Vince McMahon, the longtime boss of the wrestling empire, has tapped two of his ex-rivals to run the weekly shows “Monday Night Raw” and “SmackDown Live” — a surprise move th...
2019-06-28 03:32

Save on Vince Camuto Clothing and Shoes at Nordstrom Rack Vince Camuto is known for making sleek yet affordable styles, but today, Nordstrom Rack is bringing down the prices even further via a men’s and women’s clothing and shoe flash sales. Stock up on spring dresses, sandals, and more, and feel good knowi...
2019-07-10 07:48

Vince Carter’s record-setting final season will come with Hawks ATLANTA — Vince Carter is putting off retirement for at least one more season. With that, he’ll claim the longest career in NBA history all to himself. A person familiar with the situation confirmed that Carter has agreed to terms on a one-year...
2019-08-06 15:48

Vince Carter signs with Hawks, to be 1st NBA player to play 4 different decades He is tied with Robert Parish, Kevin Garnett, Kevin Willis and recently retired Dirk Nowitzki — all of whom played for 21 seasons — for the longest career in NBA history....
2019-08-07 10:16

Heyman and Bischoff fill new WWE executive creative roles under Vince McMahon Paul Heyman and Eric Bischoff will serve as the new "executive directors" of Raw and SmackDown, respectively, overseeing creative development as they report directly to Vince McMahon...
2019-06-27 22:16

Phillies Pitcher Vince Velasquez Was The Best Left Fielder In Baseball For One Night Baseball is always at its weirdest in deep extra innings, and thanks to Philadelphia Phillies pitcher Vince Velasquez, we have another point of evidence for that axiom. In the 14th inning of Friday’s game against the Chicago White Sox, Velasquez did ...
2019-08-03 16:48

Jon Moxley torches Vince McMahon and cancer script that pushed him to WWE edge Jon Moxley — former WWE superstar Dean Ambrose — set the wrestling world alight this past weekend with a surprise debut at AEW’s Double or Nothing pay-per-view. Now Moxley has done it all over again with a tell-all interview on Chris Jericho’s “...
2019-05-30 16:16

Dolphins swap Kiko Alonso for Vince Beigel in LB-for-LB trade with Saints The Dolphins made their second big trade in as many days, and team will continue its rebuild without linebacker Kiko Alonso, who was dealt to Saints.       ...
2019-09-02 06:48

Vince Carter says he'll retire after the 2019-20 NBA season, his record 22nd in the league Vince Carter says that he will play one more year in the NBA, and will retire after having played a league-record 22 seasons.        ...
2019-06-06 03:01

County cricket: Somerset face hard chase after James Vince century James Vince took his time to get off the mark against Somerset before hitting a fine century 7.39pm BST Kyle Abbott skewered Somerset’s hopes of a nice easy run-in to the crucial last game with nine for 40 – the best bowling figures in the County Cha...
2019-09-18 04:32

Toronto Raptors star Kawhi Leonard apparently 'funny as s--t,' likened to Vince Vaughn Toronto Raptors star Kawhi Leonard is the NBA’s silent assassin. He says very few words and lets his talking be done on the basketball court instead of in front of the microphone....
2019-06-10 17:32

Phillies pitcher Vince Velasquez inserted into left field, makes number of impressive plays Phillies pitcher Vince Velasquez was called on to play the outfield in extra innings, and he responded with a number of great defensive plays.       ...
2019-08-03 08:16

England cricket team news: Jofra Archer, Liam Dawson and James Vince named in World Cup squad Jofra Archer's incredible rise in the global game has taken another step on Tuesday morning as he was named in England's final squad for the World Cup, alongside Liam Dawson, who has not played for England this year....
2019-05-21 14:48

How will the Tories elect their new leader and the next PM? Conservative officials have revealed the rules for their party's leadership contest, which will also decide the UK's next prime minister. Here's how it works:...
2019-06-06 20:32

UK Conservatives set to narrow field in leadership campaign LONDON (AP) — Britain’s Conservative Party is holding the first round of knockout voting in the race to replace Prime Minister Theresa May. The 313 Conservative lawmakers will vote Thursday by secret ballot. There are currently 10 contenders to...
2019-06-13 13:48

BMW CEO Urges Staff To Narrow Sales Gap With Mercedes BMWs new chief executive urged employees to embrace change and to find innovative ways to help the Bavarian carmaker overtake rival Mercedes at a time when demand for luxury cars is waning. Oliver......
2019-08-18 12:00

Facebook ban on white nationalism too narrow, say auditors Company policy prohibits praise or support for specific term ‘white nationalism’Facebook’s new policy banning white nationalism from its site has been undercut by the company’s decision to ignore content that does not use the term “white nationalism”...
2019-07-01 18:01

Jones escapes with narrow decision over Santos Jon Jones wasn't at his best Saturday night, but he did just enough to retain his UFC light heavyweight title with a split decision win over Thiago Santos, who injured his knee early in the fight....
2019-07-07 08:32

BMW's new CEO urges staff to narrow sales gap with Mercedes In an internal email, Oliver Zipse encouraged employees to embrace change and innovate. BMW has lost ground to Mercedes-Benz producer Daimler in the past five years and seen rivals such as Tesla jump ahead in electric vehicle sales....
2019-08-16 17:48

BMW's CEO urges staff to narrow sales gap with Mercedes BMW's new chief executive urged employees to embrace change and to find innovative ways to help the Bavarian carmaker overtake rival Mercedes at a time when demand for luxury cars is waning....
2019-08-16 16:16

Who are the UK Tories in the race to be prime minister? The contest to be Britain’s next prime minister down to seven from 10 candidates; Boris Johnson takes commanding lead in first-round voting by Conservative Party legislators....
2019-06-13 17:00

Rebel Tories confirmed to be voting against PM - and those who might Boris Johnson is facing a rebellion from within his own party as Conservative MPs push to seize control of parliamentary proceedings in an attempt to block a no-deal Brexit....
2019-09-03 21:48

End onshore windfarm ban, Tories urge Conservative party voters want to scrap block on new land turbines, survey findsPressure is mounting within the Conservative party to end its block on new onshore windfarms after evidence that Tory supporters overwhelmingly back their return.Both Bor...
2019-06-30 13:16

Eugénie Le Sommer’s VAR penalty gives France narrow win over Norway Eugénie Le Sommer held her nerve to score the VAR-awarded penalty winner for France after Wendie Renard had potentially gifted Norway a vital point in the race to top Group A.With France leading Norway courtesy of a Valérie Gauvin effort straight aft...
2019-06-12 23:16

Giampaolo off the mark as Milan edge to narrow win over Brescia "AC Milan coach Marco Giampaolo admitted he still has much work to do after earning his first win at the club as Hakan Calhanoglu struck early to clinch a 1-0 home victory over Brescia in Serie A on Saturday."...
2019-09-01 07:48

Bury get narrow reprieve as Alastair Campbell’s son steps in with bid • Steve Dale finally agrees deal hours before EFL deadline• C & N Sporting Risk say they have been in talks for weeksBury football club appeared to have been handed a narrow reprieve from threatened expulsion out of the EFL late into the night on Fri...
2019-08-24 14:48

China Seeks to Narrow U.S. Talks to Break Deadlock Beijing is looking to narrow the scope of its negotiations with the U.S. to only trade matters, putting thornier national-security issues on a separate track in hopes it would help both sides resolve some immediate issues....
2019-09-12 16:48

Tory MP ballot to narrow the field in race for Number 10 At least one Conservative leadership hopeful will be eliminated from the race to succeed Theresa May today, as the parliamentary stage of the contest nears its end....
2019-06-18 09:16

Republican Bishop pulls out narrow win in N.C. House race All attention was focused on the 9th Congressional District contest, which proved surprisingly competitive. A Republican easily won in the state’s coastal 3rd District....
2019-09-11 08:16

Airbus launches 'longest range' narrow plane Aircraft manufacturer Airbus has unveiled designs for the A321XLR -- an aircraft it claims will be the world's "longest range single-aisle airliner."...
2019-06-18 01:00

Luke Combs inducted into Grand Ole Opry by Vince Gill: 'You can do anything you set your mind to' Combs has taken country music by storm in the last two years with hit after hit off his debut major label record,.        ...
2019-07-18 17:48

Brexit: top Tories would bring down any PM who backs no deal Philip Hammond and senior party figures warn that MPs are prepared to take drastic actionBoris Johnson and Dominic Raab have been warned that Tory MPs would be prepared to bring down any prime minister backing a no-deal Brexit, triggering a general e...
2019-05-27 01:32

Nigel Farage won't be allowed anywhere near government, say Tories Senior Tories rebuff Brexit party leader’s offer of no-deal election pactLive Brexit updatesThe Brexit party’s leader, Nigel Farage, has been heavily criticised by Boris Johnson’s team as “not fit and proper” in an outright rejection of his offer of ...
2019-09-11 18:32

A Latter-day Lawrence of Arabia Shakes Up Britain’s Tories Rory Stewart, a dark-horse candidate for prime minister, has hijacked the contest with a goofy internet campaign — and an eloquent plea for compromise....
2019-05-31 21:32

Out of sight: the Tories' strange EU elections non-campaign As the PM recedes from view, her colleagues are more interested in the race to succeed her than the European electionsThe room is booked, the camera tripods are assembled, the crowd of eager, political types – including a healthy smattering of aides,...
2019-05-22 22:00

Rihanna watches Sri Lanka claim narrow win over West Indies "Sri Lanka beat West Indies by 23 runs in the Cricket World Cup on Monday as Nicholas Pooran\u0027s counter-attacking knock of 118 went in vain for the Caribbean side"...
2019-07-02 00:32

Rallye des Princesses 2019 features huge entry and narrow win Tremendous competition for overall victory and a record 94 finishers ensured that the 20th edition of the Richard Mille Rallye des Princesses was a hit after five days of competition across France in classic cars...
2019-06-18 11:48

Airbus grabs China Airlines narrow-body jet order Airbus unveiled an aircraft deal with Taiwan's China Airlines on Wednesday, snatching the carrier's medium-haul fleet renewal from Boeing a day after its U.S. rival made a shock entry into the single-aisle fleet of British Airways owner IAG....
2019-06-19 23:00

G20 heads struggle to narrow differences beyond their concern on global growth Many leaders of the world's top 20 economies on Friday voiced concern over trade tensions and the risk they pose to global growth, but were at loggerheads on key issues such as World Trade Organization (WTO) reform, Japanese and Russian delegates sai...
2019-06-28 10:00

Neal: Dynamics' FK8 Honda BTCC car has "narrow operating window" British Touring Car Championship driver Matt Neal says the FK8 Honda Civic has "a very narrow operating window" and planned data sharing between Team Dynamics and BTC Racing has stalled...
2019-06-07 15:48

Novartis hopes Kisqali data will help narrow gap to blockbuster rival Novartis has released data showing sharply improved overall survival rates for its breast cancer drug Kisqali, which the Swiss drugmaker hopes will help it chip away at the dominance of Pfizer's blockbuster Ibrance....
2019-06-01 15:00

Israeli PM wrongly refers to Boris Johnson as Boris Yeltsin Benjamin Netanyahu’s office clumsily tries to edit out mix-up over former Russian leader’s name The office of Israel’s prime minister, Benjamin Netanyahu, has released a video that clumsily tries to edit out a gaffe where he calls the British prime m...
2019-09-09 03:16

UPDATE 2-Airbus grabs China Airlines narrow-body jet order Airbus unveiled an aircraft deal with Taiwan's China Airlines on Wednesday, snatching the carrier's medium-haul fleet renewal from Boeing a day after its U.S. rival made a shock entry into the single-aisle fleet of British Airways owner IAG....
2019-06-19 21:00

Caitlin Bassett shoots Australia to narrow Netball World Cup win over New Zealand Diamonds edge Silver Ferns 50-49 in LiverpoolSpearhead Bassett shoots 37/41 at 90%Caitlin Bassett clearly never wants to feel like she did on 15 April 2018 again – the day her Australian Diamonds lost the Commonwealth Games final to England. From the...
2019-07-18 19:48

Airbus demands chance to bid for IAG's surprise Boeing narrow-body order Airbus called on Thursday for a chance to compete for a blockbuster plane order by British Airways owner IAG which stunned industry executives at this week's Paris Airshow by ordering 200 of Boeing's grounded 737 MAX....
2019-06-20 15:01

Early poll in Argentina predicts narrow election win for Macri in runoff Argentine President Mauricio Macri could edge out his main challenger in the event of an election runoff later this year, according to an opinion poll published on Thursday, one of the first since candidates officially announced their plans to run....
2019-07-11 22:16

China seeks to narrow trade talks with US, put aside Huawei and security issues China will reportedly try to separate trade issues and national security ones from the upcoming round of negotiations set to begin in Washington, D.C....
2019-09-12 23:00

If Clark is right about Brexit, the Tories could face electoral oblivion Many Brexiteers call it Project Fear but Greg Clark says it is just the reality of his conversations with businesses up and down the country: thousands of jobs will be lost if the next prime minister presses on with a no-deal Brexit....
2019-07-12 10:32

Tories poised to change rules for leadership election The Conservatives are poised to change the rules for leadership elections to eliminate candidates with little support, a senior party source has told Sky News....
2019-06-04 18:32

Even the Tories admit it: only duty free can get us through | Marina Hyde The government’s no-deal advertising blitz includes promises of cheap booze and cigarettes, and we might well need themNow wanted north of the border for a prorogation scam, prime minister Boris Johnson went on the run this week with a series of alar...
2019-09-14 05:16

'Fed up' grassroots Tories refuse to join election campaign Something odd is happening in the depths of Derbyshire. And it's all to do with European elections no one thought for a minute we would be taking part in....
2019-05-21 15:32

UK Tories to pick final 2 contenders for prime minister LONDON (AP) — Britain’s governing Conservatives are set to pick two candidates who will square off to become the country’s next prime minister. Lawmakers will vote Thursday to eliminate two contenders from a four-strong field of ex-foreig...
2019-06-20 13:32

Ex-chancellors and Churchill's grandson: The 21 Tories sacked over Brexit Former chancellors, Winston Churchill's grandson and the current longest-serving MP have all been sacked from the Conservative Party for rebelling against the government in a bid to avoid a no-deal Brexit....
2019-09-04 14:16

The Londoner: Tories' £5m donor back in from cold Stuart Wheeler back in Tory fold? | Becks and Idris out for Gordon Ramsay launch | Robert Harris's internet enigma - featuring Paxman and Shipman | Susanna Reid slaps down Piers | Philip Hammond - heart-throb?...
2019-09-05 03:32

Canada invests C$85 million in satellite company to narrow broadband gap for remote areas The Canadian government said on Wednesday it is investing C$85 million ($64.70 million) in an Ottawa-based satellite company as part of an effort to provide better broadband internet access to rural and remote communities....
2019-07-25 07:00

First Woman to Lead a U.S. Army Infantry Division Forged a ‘Narrow Path’ to Leadership On June 29, Brig. Gen. Laura Yeager will take command of the 40th Infantry Division in the California National Guard, a unit that has been led by men for more than 100 years....
2019-06-13 08:00

Explainer: Focus back on Northern Ireland-only backstop as Johnson's options narrow With few options left to Prime Minister Boris Johnson to achieve his goal of taking Britain out of the EU on Oct. 31, officials in Brussels say that he may need to go back to the idea of a so-called Northern Ireland-only backstop to get a Brexit deal...
2019-09-10 14:16

Bizarre goal from Matt Phillips earns West Brom narrow win over Forest Aro Muric was Nottingham Forest’s fall-guy as two errors from the debutant goalkeeper ushered West Bromwich Albion towards a winning start and boosted Slaven Bilic’s bargaining power to bring in four more new players before Thursday’s transfer deadli...
2019-08-04 09:32

EU elections: Tories and Labour suffer as Brexit Party triumphs The Conservatives and Labour have fallen victim to a Brexit backlash from voters in the European elections, with the Brexit Party coasting to victory....
2019-05-27 07:32

ANALYSIS: NDP still needs 190 candidates while Tories, People’s Party near full slate of 338 On the eve of the 2019 election call, NDP Leader Jagmeet Singh has failed to find candidates to stand with him in more than half of Canada's 338 ridings....
2019-08-30 19:00

Tories to fight for Bercow's seat in bid to oust Commons speaker The Conservative Party will bid to oust John Bercow from his role as Commons speaker by fielding a candidate in his constituency at the next general election....
2019-09-08 15:48

Rory Stewart: I've negotiated in Iraq - I can handle the Tories He's electrifying crowds on the campaign trail by speaking Dari and standing for the 'radical centre'. Tory leadership hopeful Rory Stewart tells Charlotte Edwardes and Joe Murphy why time in Afghanistan prepared him for No 10...
2019-05-28 15:48

McDonnell scuppers unity govt plan with attack on SNP 'Tories' Labour's John McDonnell has ruled out joining a national unity government with the SNP to delay Brexit if Boris Johnson is brought down over his plans for no-deal....
2019-08-08 11:00

Leaked documents reveal Tories' dramatic plans for schools Exclusive: crackdown on behaviour coupled with more money for schools and teachersSchools shake-up: the four key areas in leaked Tory proposalsAditya Chakrabortty: Johnson’s schools ‘revolution’ is all about an imminent election. Here’s why it’s fake...
2019-08-27 23:32

Farage warns Tories Brexit party could win general election Failure to leave EU is ‘very obvious’ reason for party’s European election successLatest results across the UKFull results across EuropeNews and analysis – live updatesNigel Farage has claimed he could win the next general election if Conservative le...
2019-05-27 14:00

Eric Swalwell says he supports DNC's decision to use debates to narrow Dem field, hours after dropping out of race Former 2020 presidential candidate Rep. Eric Swalwell, D-Calif, says he "agrees" with the DNC's decision to use the heightened debate requirements to narrow the wide 2020 field. ...
2019-07-09 03:48

Tory leadership race: Contest to narrow down as MPs hold first ballot after intense week of pitches The race to become the next prime minister is set to narrow as Conservative MPs hold the first ballot of the contest following an intense week of leadership pitches....
2019-06-13 10:32

The Strait of Hormuz Is at the Center of Iran Tensions Again. Here’s How the Narrow Waterway Gained Wide Importance The Strait of Hormuz is only 21 miles wide at its narrowest point, but it’s once again the biggest waterway in the news headlines, after Iran seized a British oil tanker in what is widely regarded as the world’s most strategically importa...
2019-07-23 23:48

Australia reach Netball World Cup final after narrow victory over South Africa in semis Australia coach Lisa Alexander denied charges of complacency after her team edged their way into the Netball World Cup final with a 55-53 win over South Africa....
2019-07-20 16:48

Watch: ITBP Forces Form Wall On Narrow Path To Shield Amarnath Pilgrims Security personnel of the Indo-Tibetan Border Police stood guard on dangerous terrain to protect pilgrims headed to the famous cave shrine in Jammu and Kashmir's Amarnath....
2019-07-09 08:00

Tories continue Facebook ad spree as 'major bugs' block transparency Tools to crack down on ‘dark money’ political ads are ineffective, researchers say“Major bugs” in Facebook’s political transparency tools are preventing researchers and journalists from holding advertisers to account, according to a report from Mozil...
2019-07-31 19:48

Building the ultimate cable organizer Mixing CAD, 3D printing, some basic woodworking, and the self-discipline to throw out obsolete cables, David Gewirtz takes you through the process of building the ultimate cable organizer and his tried and true seven-step system for organizing cables...
2019-07-08 20:32

Don't believe these iPhone Lightning cable myths Makers of third-party Lightning cables for iPhones keep pushing falsehoods to try to dupe people into buying their cables. Here are three myths you should ignore....
2019-06-14 13:48

GOP's Bishop holds narrow lead in closely watched North Carolina special House election Polls have closed in a pivotal North Carolina special House election that will not only decide the winner of a long-contested and long-vacant House seat but potentially signal how President Trump will perform in the 2020 presidential election....
2019-09-11 04:00

UPDATE 2-Wendy's backs full-year profit target after narrow beat, shares rise Wendy's Co stuck to its full-year profit forecast on Wednesday after edging past analysts' estimates for second quarter in the face of a handful of major marketing investments by some of its biggest rivals, sending its shares 7% higher....
2019-08-07 17:32

European elections 2019: French exit polls show narrow victory for Le Pen's far-right party Marine Le Pen's far-right party has edged just ahead of President Emmanuel Macron's centrist alliance in French exit polls for the European elections....
2019-05-27 05:00

As Theresa May exits stage left, the Tories dance ever rightward | Nick Cohen Moderate Remainers and Leavers have been abandoned by all the candidatesThe far right is defining politics. To understand how, imagine a line dance where each dancer takes a step to the right and points an accusing finger at the person next to him.Yo...
2019-06-08 22:16

Labour spitting feathers as Tories call Corbyn a chicken in 'silly' stunt The Conservatives have been accused of "silly playground behaviour" by their own party after launching a campaign depicting the Labour leader as a chicken....
2019-09-06 22:00

Should you let your cable company sell you wireless service, too? Cable operators can beat the rates of the big four wireless carriers. But these offerings also come with gotchas of their own.       ...
2019-06-29 17:32

Have You Reduced Your Cable Bill by Threatening to Cancel? There’s a way we have done this, for so many years. Everyone knows the method. (If you’ve been reading Lifehacker for a while, you really know it.) If you feel like you’re paying too much for cable, you call ’em up, ask for a lower rate, and threaten...
2019-06-06 00:32

This Lightning Cable Can Charge Your iPhone Even When It's Not Plugged Into Anything Like a snake that just ate an oversized rat, this Lightning cable from Nomad has a hump in the middle, and that hump is a 2800mAh battery....
2019-07-19 02:32

Huawei 'to sell' undersea cable business Huawei plans to sell its undersea cable business as it continues to grapple with the implications of its US ban.According to Reuters, Hengtong Optic-Electric Co Ltd has submitted a filing to the Shanghai Stock Exchange, outlining its intention to pur...
2019-06-03 17:48

Tanzania plans cable car for Mount Kilimanjaro Tanzania wants to boost tourist numbers by putting a cable car on Mount Kilimanjaro, Africa’s tallest mountain, and is in talks about the project with a Chinese and a Western company....
2019-05-21 15:00

Atletico Madrid 1 Getafe 0: Alvaro Morata header seals narrow victory in feisty LaLiga opener Alvaro Morata scored and also saw a penalty saved in a 1-0 win for Atletico Madrid over Getafe as both sides had a man sent off at the Wanda Metropolitano on Sunday night....
2019-08-19 00:32

Jake Fromm aiming to lead Georgia to final step in national title quest after narrow misses Georgia has just missed out on winning a national title in the first two years with Jake Fromm at quarterback. He hopes to take the Bulldogs the last step.       ...
2019-08-14 20:32

Theresa May clings to power after Cabinet resignation as Tories brace for European election wipeout Theresa May is clinging to power after Andrea Leadsom quit the Cabinet over her Brexit plans as the Tory party braces for a total wipeout in the European elections....
2019-05-23 04:32

Tories demand answers on delayed call to police over prison sexual assault allegations The Correctional Service of Canada says it contacted police on March 29 - three months after it first learned of the allegations now at the centre of a lawsuit by three women....
2019-05-28 19:48

Cable companies can save money now that DOCSIS 3.1 upgrade is mostly done Enlarge / A Comcast van in Sunnyvale, California, in November 2018. (credit: Getty Images | Andrei Stanescu) Cable-company spending on network equipment is dropping as major providers like Comcast and Charter finish up their nationwide DOCSIS 3.1 r...
2019-06-15 08:00

Cable, streaming or sports bar? How much it costs to watch the NBA finals Even as more and more Canadians are cutting cable, more of us are watching the NBA Finals — whether that’s on streaming services or out at a sports bar....
2019-06-11 22:16

San Francisco's iconic cable cars down for repairs San Francisco's historic cable cars will stop running for ten days starting Friday while they undergo repairs to the gearboxes that propel the world-famous system up the city's notorious steep hills. (September 11)     ...
2019-09-12 02:32

If you use a certain iPhone charging cable, you need to return it and ask for a refund ASAP While it's generally a good idea to buy all your iPhone or iPad accessories directly from Apple, major retailers like Target also sell plenty of MFi (Made for iPhone/iPod/iPad)-certified stuff at very competitive prices that should be safe to use, th...
2019-05-31 23:00

Altice adds a $20 mobile plan to its cable service Yet another US cable provider is attempting to shake up the wireless market by launching a mobile virtual network operator (MVNO). This time, it's Altice with Altice Mobile and a $20 plan that is unprecedented in the US market. The plan includes...
2019-09-06 05:48

Cable Cars Over Jerusalem? Some See ‘Disneyfication’ of Holy City The architecture of occupation: A planned cable-car network to Jewish holy sites bypasses Palestinians and furthers Israel’s claims over East Jerusalem....
2019-09-13 12:00

Cable Provider Altice Looks to Help Customers Ditch the Remote Cable operator Altice USA is hoping to nestle itself in consumers’ living rooms with the launch of a new at-home speaker, Altice Amplify, that includes technology from Amazon.com’s Alexa....
2019-08-07 16:00

U.S.-China trade war of words heads for Fox cable TV face-off China's propaganda war with the United States over their escalating trade dispute will reach a crescendo of sorts when a broadcaster from Chinese state television debates a Fox Business host in prime time on the U.S. cable network....
2019-05-29 12:00

Huawei Is Planning to Sell Its Undersea Cable Business Huawei plans to sell its undersea telecom cable business, showed a buyer's filing on Monday, in its first major asset sale since the United States ratcheted up accusations of the Chinese firm being a......
2019-06-03 12:48

This fake iPhone charging cable will hijack your computer A fake Apple charging cable has been developed that could allow attackers to trick their way into a victim's devices.Security researcher Mike Grover, also known as MG, has developed a fake Lightning-esque cable similar to those used to charge up...
2019-08-12 23:48

Charge Your iPhone Faster With This $9 USB-C to Lightning Cable [Exclusive] Third party USB-C to Lightning cables can finally get Apple’s MFi blessing for faster charging speeds (50% in 30 minutes on the latest iPhones!), and we’ve got an exclusive deal that brings one down to $9, the best price we’ve ever seen for any of th...
2019-05-29 20:00

U.S. FCC votes to tighten rules on cable franchise fees The U.S. Federal Communications Commision (FCC) on Thursday voted 3-2 to tighten rules governing the franchise fees paid by cable companies to local authorities, a move that cities warn could result in public access channels going off the air or in m...
2019-08-01 20:48

Cable TV customer satisfaction falls even further behind streaming video Enlarge (credit: Getty Images | amesy) Netflix and other online video services have expanded their customer-satisfaction lead over cable and satellite TV, the American Customer Satisfaction Index (ACSI) found in its annual telecommunications report...
2019-05-22 12:48

Goodbye, cable: Here are all the streamers you can get for $60/month, including Apple TV+ November is going to be a milestone month in the ongoing Streaming Wars, as consumers gradually move away from traditional cable and pay-TV packages in favor of Internet-delivered streaming offerings from Netflix and the like. Apple’s announcem...
2019-09-11 09:16

1 killed, 6 injured in accident on Swiss cable car route Police say one man has been killed and six other people injured in an accident during regular maintenance work on a mountain cable car line in central Switzerland....
2019-06-05 15:00

The Cult of the NBA General Manager For a long time, GMs worked quietly in the background, but a new generation of GMs like Sam Presti and Danny Ainge are being discussed as much as All-Stars. Nathaniel Friedman on the rise of the superstar GM and what it means for the league....
2019-07-24 00:32

Liberal Democrats top election poll as support for Tories and Labour plunges amid Brexit backlash The Liberal Democrats have surged into first place ahead of the Tories and Labour in a poll on how Britons would vote if a general election was to be held now....
2019-05-31 05:32

Ed Miliband makes hilarious Twitter name change mocking the Tories hours after Theresa May announces resignation Former Labour leader Ed Miliband has rebranded his Twitter handle to poke fun at the Tories after Theresa May announced she was stepping down on Friday....
2019-05-25 20:48

Commons chaos: Rebel Tories hint they could back second referendum after MPs scuffle in chamber in protest over shutdown Fury at Boris Johnson as MPs scuffle in chamber over shutdown Former Cabinet fixer Sir Oliver Letwin boosts calls for second vote Read our live politics updates HERE...
2019-09-10 15:48

Comcast sues Maine over a law requiring a-la-carte cable offerings Cord cutting may seem like the new norm, but plenty of people still pay for cable TV. That doesn't mean they're happy with it though. This summer, in response to complaints that customers had to purchase an entire cable package just to watc...
2019-09-11 18:00

US-China tensions are threatening an undersea internet cable between the two countries In yet another byproduct of continued tensions between the US and China, a national security review is reportedly scrutinizing an undersea internet cable between the US and China that’s supported by both Google and Facebook — potentially ...
2019-08-30 00:00

Pai’s FCC orders cities and towns to stop regulating cable broadband Enlarge / FCC Chairman Ajit Pai on December 14, 2017, in Washington, DC, the day of the FCC's vote to repeal net neutrality rules. (credit: Getty Images | Alex Wong ) The Federal Communications Commission today ordered cities and towns across the c...
2019-08-02 03:16

National-security concerns threaten undersea cable to China: WSJ U.S. officials are seeking to block an undersea cable between Los Angeles and Hong Kong, backed by Alphabet Inc's Google , Facebook Inc and a Chinese partner, over national-security concerns, the Wall Street Journal reported on Wednesday....
2019-08-28 20:48

Disney+ and Big Cable Team Up to Crack Down on Password Sharing, and Now We're Freaked Out Well, folks, I hate to rain on your streaming services parade, but those of us who are hoping to skirt a Disney+ subscription and instead leach off a buddy’s account may run into some trouble.Read more......
2019-08-17 20:32

Justices tuning in to cable television civil rights lawsuit The Supreme Court is about to weigh in on a racial discrimination lawsuit involving Comcast and a Los Angeles-based media company owned by comedian and media mogul Byron Allen...
2019-09-09 00:16

Fox News beats CNN, MSNBC combined in ratings, tops all of cable Fox News Channel attracted more prime-time viewers than CNN and MSNBC combined last week, adding to its streak as the most-watched basic cable network....
2019-06-19 00:32

New Cable Network for A.C.C. Heightens Arms Race in College Sports The ACC Network is owned by ESPN with revenues and costs split with the Atlantic Coast Conference. Its launch comes against a backdrop of changing viewership and big money to air college sports....
2019-08-22 10:00

Cable companies might have a secret weapon to deal with cord-cutting Cable companies like Altice USA Inc. are starting to gravitate toward a business move that might — might — help them staunch the mounting losses on the cable side of their business. The solution? Offering cut-rate cellphone service, which...
2019-05-29 06:16

Swiss gondola cable rips at Titlis mountain resort Several people were injured in a Swiss resort town when a gondola cable snapped during maintenance work. Swiss emergency workers deployed four helicopters to the scene near Lucerne....
2019-06-05 11:32

Police: Vandalism suspected in crash of cable cars near Vancouver The Sea to Sky Gondola near Vancouver remains closed indefinitely after several cars plummeted to the ground because a cable was cut in what the Royal Canadian Mounted Police believe was an act of vandalism....
2019-08-12 08:32

Con Ed reverses course, admits power cable fire started blackout Embattled power company Con Edison completely backtracked Monday — admitting that a power cable caught fire and failed at its West 65th Street station triggering the massive blackout that left a large swath of Manhattan’s West Side in the dark for fi...
2019-07-16 04:16

Disney fights streaming account sharing with help from cable industry Enlarge / Here they come, all together in a streaming bundle. (credit: Disney / Sam Machkovech) Disney and Charter Communications are teaming up to fight account sharing in an attempt to prevent multiple people from using a single account to access...
2019-08-16 12:48

One Killed, Six Hurt In Cable Car Accident At Swiss Alps Resort One person was killed and six others injured in an accident at the Swiss mountain resort of Engelberg Titlis on Wednesday during maintenance work on an out-of-service ski lift....
2019-06-05 16:16

AT&T brings cable TV prices to online streaming with $135 monthly plan Enlarge / An AT&T store in Chicago. (credit: Getty Images | jetcityimage) AT&T is now charging up to $135 a month for the online video service formerly known as DirecTV Now. DirecTV Now launched in 2016 with plans ranging from $35 to $70 a month fo...
2019-08-21 03:32

Google's next undersea internet cable will link Africa and Europe Google has announced its third private undersea internet cable will run between Europe and Africa. One end will make landfall in Portgual. While you might expect the cable would connect to Morocco, it'll run all the way down the African coast to...
2019-06-28 21:32

Dominic Raab and Andrea Leadsom become latest Tories to announce leadership bids... as both hint at no-deal Brexit Dominic Raab and Andrea Leadsom have become the latest Tories to announce party leadership bids - with both suggesting they would be prepared to leave the EU without a deal....
2019-05-26 00:00

When Leaving a Religion Is Like Abandoning a Cult Amber Scorah’s memoir, “Leaving the Witness,” recounts a tale of disillusion and ultimate apostasy as she decides to turn away from the faith she’s known since birth....
2019-07-01 21:16

R.I.P. cult songwriter Leon Redbone Leon Redbone, the ageless, unmistakable singer of American standards, has died. Rolling Stone reports that he was 69 years old, though a good-humored post confirming his death on Redbone’s website joked that he was actually 127....
2019-05-31 02:48

Cat cults and cult cats for World Cat Day Unapproachable, independent, hedonistic: The cat is a fascinating creature. Sometimes it’s the purrs, sometimes the claws. On International Cat Day, we look at how felines have inspired artists, filmmakers and designers....
2019-08-08 16:16

Marianne Williamson: ‘I am not a cult leader’ Spiritual guru and 2020 Democratic presidential hopeful Marianne Williamson clarified on Twitter Tuesday that she is not “a cult leader” and claimed she does not question vaccine science. The 66-year-old self-help book author made the sta...
2019-07-24 09:01

'Sex cult' leader convicted in New York A self-proclaimed "self-help" expert has been convicted of running a secret society of "sex slaves." Prosecutors said that Keith Raniere brainwashed women, some of whom were branded with his initials....
2019-06-20 04:48

Sir Michael Fallon welcomes police probe into Sir Kim Darroch cable leaks Former defence secretary Sir Michael Fallon has welcomed the Met police investigation into the leak of official communications written by Britain's ambassador to the US Sir Kim Darroch....
2019-07-13 15:16

Cable News Talking Heads Embarrass Themselves Gushing Over Trump's D-Day Speech Donald Trump was in Normandy on Thursday to participate in one of the easiest things an American president can do: praise the United States for fighting Nazi Germany—the sort of perfunctory, no-brainer sentiment that, for any other commander-in-chief...
2019-06-06 19:00

Ajit Pai’s new gift to cable companies would kill local fees and rules Enlarge / FCC Chairman Ajit Pai speaking at a press conference on October 1, 2018, in Washington DC. (credit: Getty Images | Mark Wilson ) Ajit Pai is continuing his multi-year battle against local broadband regulation with a plan that would stop c...
2019-07-16 08:00

Google announces Equiano, a private subsea cable from Europe to Africa Running along the West Coast of Africa, Equiano should offer about 20 times more network capacity than the last cable built to serve this region, Google says....
2019-06-28 23:32

Google announces new subsea cable 'Equiano', connecting Africa and Europe Alphabet Inc's Google on Friday announced a new subsea cable dubbed "Equiano" that will connect Africa with Europe, as it boosts its cloud computing infrastructure....
2019-06-28 15:32

Read This: Streaming might have inadvertently killed the randomly aired film for cable You’ll find no shortage of season Hollywood types equipped with their torches and pitchforks, all too prepared to blame Netflix for the woes of the film industry. It’s unfair, really: Streaming has provided a viable platform for films that would like...
2019-07-19 03:32

This Sunday is Cut the Cord Day! A record number of Americans are cutting their cable bill (NBC News) Last quarter one million people opted out of satellite and cable TV. However, most aren’t cutting ties completely and are turning to streaming services instead. If you’re cutting the cord to save money keep in mind video subscr...
2019-07-06 08:00

Cable industry fights plan to require robocall-detection technology Enlarge (credit: Getty Images | Chin Leong Teoh | EyeEm) The cable industry is fighting an attempt to require deployment of robocall-detection technology. Some phone providers have already begun deploying the technology in question, which is calle...
2019-08-28 00:32

Australian territory gives major status to solar plan by Singapore's Sun Cable Australia's Northern Territory has given major project status to an ambitious plan to transmit 3 gigawatts (GW) of solar power to Singapore by subsea cable, its chief minister said on Saturday....
2019-07-20 09:16

Cable Answers Cord-Cutters With Half-Price Cellphone Service Cable-TV provider Altice USA is preparing to launch a mobile service likely to cost between $20 and $30 a phone, joining Comcast and Charter in trying to stem cord-cutting by undercutting wireless carriers....
2019-05-28 12:48

Huawei Selling Stake in Undersea-Cable Firm as U.S. Pressure Mounts China’s Huawei Technologies plans to sell its majority stake in an undersea-cable venture, in a move that follows a U.S. pressure campaign against Huawei and efforts to block the cable venture’s projects....
2019-06-04 05:32

Comcast, Cable Giants Sue Maine Over Law Forcing Them to Let Customers Pay for Specific Channels Comcast and a bevy of cable giants including Fox, CBS, and Disney are suing the state of Maine and 17 municipalities over a recently passed state law that mandates cable TV operators allow subscribers to pick and choose which channels and programs th...
2019-09-12 10:32

Huawei wants to build first fiber-optic cable between South America and Asia Huawei Technologies Co Ltd said on Wednesday it was "very actively" interested in building the first undersea fiber-optic cable between South America and Asia....
2019-08-29 05:16

San Francisco's famed cable cars are set for repairs. That might not be the worst of it for tourists Traveling to San Francisco will lose some of its appeal in September as the city repairs its airport and famed cable cars.        ...
2019-09-12 06:32

| Sex cult leader found guilty in New York A federal jury in Brooklyn found a US "self-help" guru guilty of all of charges for his leadership of a cult-like organisation of women he treated as sex slaves....
2019-06-20 22:32

A Stealth Game Where You Infiltrate A 1970s Cult The Church in the Darkness is an indie stealth game out today for Xbox, PS4, PC, and Nintendo Switch. In the game, you infiltrate a 1970s cult compound in South America, searching for your nephew. Your objectives, as well as the nature of the cult it...
2019-08-03 01:32

Wardrobe NYC’s Cult Capsules Are Now Available To Buy As Individual Pieces Matchesfashion.com buying director Natalie Kingham has persuaded Christine Centenera and Josh Goot to sell their luxury everyday staples as individual pieces...
2019-07-18 13:32

Cult investigation game 'The Church in the Darkness' is available now It took years to make, but Paranoid Productions' ambitious The Church in the Darkness is finally ready. The cult investigation title has been released for computers through both GOG and Steam, and the console crowd can play it on PS4, Switch an...
2019-08-04 18:32

Why Michael Ende's 'The Neverending Story' is cult You hear the title, you hear the song — the one recently revisited on "Stranger Things." But before the 1980s hit film, there was Michael Ende's bestselling book, published 40 years ago. Here's why it's still a classic....
2019-08-31 18:00

Sex cult leader’s defense lawyer now wants to be a prosecutor One of the lawyers who has been defending Nxivm sex cult leader Keith Raniere now wants to switch sides — to become a federal prosecutor. The US Attorney’s Office revealed in a letter to Brooklyn federal Judge Nicholas Garaufis on Wednesd...
2019-09-06 00:32

Thursday's Best Deals: Indoor Plant Sale, Mountain Hardwear, USB-C to Lightning Cable, and More An indoor frisbee golf set, PS4 Fortnite controller, Simplisafe Home Security System, and an Under Armour sale lead off Thursday’s best deals from around the web....
2019-09-12 17:16

Chile to study trans-Pacific cable to connect South America with Asia Chile on Friday took a step toward building the first fiber-optic cable to directly connect South America and Asia, a project that has piqued the interest of China's Huawei and Japan's NEC....
2019-07-12 22:16

Cable firm Charter submitted plan to buy Sprint/T-Mobile assets: sources Charter Communications submitted a proposal to the Justice Department to buy telecom assets being sold under the T-Mobile US Inc and Sprint Corp combination, but never heard back from the agency, three sources familiar with the matter said....
2019-07-24 22:48

Rick and Morty season 4 release date, rumors, and Inter-Dimensional Cable 3 TV fans all over the world are waiting with bated breath for news of a Rick and Morty season 4 release date, after Adult Swim's animated sci-fi show completed its third season in October 2017. The show centers around the Smith family, which...
2019-09-02 22:32

Sunday's Best Deals: Bidets, Cable Organizer Bag, Calphalon Cookware, Japanese Sunscreen, and More A Brondell Swash Luxury Bidet Seat at Home Depot, Cable Organizer Bag, and a Calphalon Flash Event kick off Sunday’s best deals from around the web....
2019-09-15 17:48

Gondola cable cut in Canada, sending cars crashing to the ground in 'deliberate act,' police say Several gondola cars came crashing to the ground early Saturday in British Columbia after someone apparently cut the cable, according to Canadian officials. ...
2019-08-12 14:32

REFILE-UPDATE 1-National-security concerns threaten undersea cable to China - WSJ U.S. officials are seeking to block an undersea cable between Los Angeles and Hong Kong, backed by Alphabet Inc's Google, Facebook Inc and a Chinese partner, over national-security concerns, the Wall Street Journal reported on Wednesday....
2019-08-28 18:48

China's Huawei to sell undersea cable business, exchange filing shows China's Huawei Technologies plans to sell its 51% stake in undersea telecommunications cable business Huawei Marine Systems, according to an exchange filing from the Chinese buyer on Monday....
2019-06-03 09:00

Mystery swirls around missing underwater observatory after divers find shredded cable A sophisticated underwater observatory has disappeared from the Baltic seabed, baffling scientists. The observatory, which was in a restricted area at the entrance to Eckernförde Bay off the German coast, made its last data transmission on Aug. 21. I...
2019-09-06 01:00

Security researcher demos a modified iPhone charging cable that can hijack your computer As far as iPhone and Mac hacks are concerned, a California-based security researcher who goes by the name MG recently came up with one of the more clever and intriguing workarounds we’ve seen to date. Whereas most exploits that make the news te...
2019-08-14 02:16

How to search for movies and shows on Netflix, or use category tags to narrow down your search Reuters You can search for movies and TV shows on Netflix using the search icon at the top of both the mobile app and the web browser, or via the top of the sidebar menu in the TV app. You can search not just by movie or show name, but also by actor...
2019-06-04 06:16

The Curious Roman Cult of the Moray Eel on the Island of Ponza A mysterious cult in which moray eels decided the fate of men existed on Ponza island, in the Tyrrhenian sea off the coast of Italy, during the first century AD at the so-called ‘Caves of Pilate’.  ...
2019-08-10 03:48

That Dog announce Old LP, the cult pop-rock outfit's first new album in 22 years L.A. rockers That Dog delivered three albums of timeless, hook-heavy power-pop between 1993 and 1997, resulting in relatable, deliriously angsty cuts like “Never Say Never,” a song this writer will (very loudly) call one of the best of the ‘90s. The ...
2019-08-22 11:32

Nxivm ‘slave’ says joining sex cult derailed her life: ‘It was a lie’ Brooklyn jurors heard from yet another alleged Nxivm sex slave on Thursday who said her academic dreams and enrollment in an elite Swiss boarding school were derailed when she joined the group in 2002. The now-33-year-old Mexican woman, identified on...
2019-05-23 22:32

Man guilty of running depraved sex cult which branded women A man who ran a secret sex cult with help from Smallville star Allison Mack has been found guilty of sex trafficking, possession of child pornography, extortion and racketeering....
2019-06-19 21:16

The cult of cute that Londoners can't resist joining From Snapchat bunny ears to the forthcoming Hello Kitty movie, London is in the grip of a cuteness epidemic. But does it have a dark side, asks Kate Wills?...
2019-08-09 08:00

Cult-Favorite Klorane Dry Shampoo Is Half Off at Ulta Dry shampoo is an extremely useful hair innovation, but I’ll be honest, the smells of some dry shampoos are just way too overpowering for me. If you’d prefer a less perfume-y dry shampoo option, load up on these discounted ones from Klorane. In formu...
2019-05-21 17:16

'Just don't call it a cult': the strangely alluring world of the Bruderhof In the radical religious community, no one owns or earns anything, everyone sings constantly and the booze flows freely. Where are the drawbacks?Morning has broken, like the first morning, in Darvell, Sussex. The sun is shining, the air is full of bi...
2019-07-24 00:16

20 cult-favorite products on Amazon shoppers love From charcoal teeth whitening powder to the best oil diffuser ever, these cult products on Amazon have thousands of rave reviews for a good reason.       ...
2019-06-18 22:16

Lifetime to release film on NXIVM sex cult this fall A movie based on the twisted upstate sex cult NXIVM, where women were starved and branded like cattle, is set to premiere this fall on the Lifetime channel, reps said Monday....
2019-07-02 03:32

Four more charged in Jewish ‘cult’ alleged kidnapping plot Four more alleged members of Lev Tahor, an extremist Jewish sect based in Guatemala, have been charged with taking part in a plot to nab two children who are living with their mother upstate and take them back to their father at the group’s com...
2019-08-03 00:32

The leader of the sex cult NXIVM was just convicted in the sex-trafficking case against him Associated Press Keith Raniere was found guilty on Wednesday on all counts of sex-trafficking and other charges accusing him of coercing women into unwanted sex using systematic shame and humiliation. Raniere once had an international following with...
2019-06-20 00:32

He Told Women He Could Help Them, Was Found Guilty Of Leading A Sex Cult The man who claimed to be a self-help guru, but actually ran what authorities called a cult-like secret society of "sex slaves," was found guilty of racketeering and sex trafficking on Wednesday....
2019-06-20 10:16

Ancient Cult of the Brave Bear, Feared and Revered All across the far northern hemisphere bear folklore is widespread, and as far back as the Paleolithic period around 50,000 years ago archaeologists have discovered evidence of bear cults where the great beast was the lord of the animals ...
2019-09-03 03:32

Watch Never-Before-Released Video From Cult of the Dead Cow's Def Con 7 Reveal When I was a little kid, there’s nothing I wanted more than to be a hacker. Of course, my 12-year-old brain’s perception of what it meant to be a hacker was horribly skewed by movies like The Lawnmower Man, Tron, and tabletop RPGs like Shadowrun. (If...
2019-06-04 23:48

Lifetime movie on Nxivm sex cult coming this fall A movie based on the twisted upstate sex cult Nxivm, where women were starved and branded like cattle, is set to premiere this fall on the Lifetime channel, reps said Monday. The made-for-TV flick, “NXIVM Cult: A Mother’s Nightmare,” centers on the t...
2019-07-02 16:00

‘Gosh!’ Cult comedy ‘Napoleon Dynamite’ turns 15 SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — The cult comedy Napoleon Dynamite turns 15 years old this month, a milestone for a movie that became an early breakaway hit in today’s era of pop-culture geek celebration. The movie that created the “Vote for Pedro&#...
2019-06-15 19:48

Finally Try Out This Cult-Favorite Japanese Sunscreen While It’s On Sale Does your skin turn a nice tomato red after only five minutes of sun exposure? You better stock up on some sunscreen now before you’re assaulted by UV rays all summer long. Thankfully, a cult-favorite Japanese sunscreen is currently on sale....
2019-05-23 15:48

China's Huawei to sell undersea cable business, buyer's exchange filing shows China's Huawei Technologies Co Ltd plans to sell its 51% stake in undersea telecommunications cable business Huawei Marine Systems Co Ltd, according to an exchange filing from the Chinese buyer on Monday....
2019-06-03 07:16

Ousting Huawei, Australia finishes laying undersea internet cable for Pacific allies The final piece of Australia's A$137 million ($92.53 million) undersea cable to bring high-speed internet to the Solomon Islands and Papua New Guinea was laid on Wednesday, with Canberra seeking to repulse Chinese influence in the Pacific....
2019-08-28 13:00

UPDATE 2-Cable firm Charter submitted plan to buy Sprint/T-Mobile assets -sources Charter Communications submitted a proposal to the Justice Department to buy telecom assets being sold under the T-Mobile US Inc and Sprint Corp combination, but never heard back from the agency, three sources familiar with the matter said....
2019-07-25 00:16

'Blacksad' is a promising detective game based on a cult comic Blacksad is a long-running graphic novel series that covers some heavy topics through a noir detective window. Set in the 1950s, it follows hardboiled detective John Blacksad, with each book focusing on a new case. It's one of my favorite series...
2019-08-22 17:48

Dragon Quest Builders 2 expands just about everything in a fight against an evil cult Square Enix showed off more about Dragon Quest Builders 2 today during its Electronic Entertainment Expo (E3) press briefing today in Los Angeles. It's comnig out July 12 for the PlayStation 4 and the Nintendo Switch.Read More...
2019-06-11 05:16

Sex cult leader who branded victims and forced them to have abortions caged THE vile mastermind of a cult who branded his victims with his initials, kept them on a starvation diet and ordered them to have sex with him has been found guilty....
2019-06-20 06:00

Woman who blamed alien cult for boyfriend’s murder sentenced The Pennsylvania woman who fatally shot her boyfriend and blamed an apocalyptic alien cult for his death was sentenced to prison this week. Barbara Rogers, 44, was ordered to serve 15 to 20 years in prison Monday at Monroe County Court for Steven Min...
2019-06-11 22:48

The cult of Columbine: how an obsession with school shooters led to a murder plot How two lonely outsiders met online and discovered their passion – planning a massacre at a shopping mall. By Rachel MonroeIt was an extremely online romance, as many were in 2014: they followed each other on Tumblr, then they became Facebook friends...
2019-08-20 12:48

She killed her boyfriend because of an alien cult – and was just sentenced to up to 40 years Barbara Rogers, 42, was found guilty of third degree murder for the 2017 killing of Steven Mineo, and on Monday was sentenced to 15 to 40 years.        ...
2019-06-11 21:32

The Cult’s Ian Astbury talks Indigenous influence and the evolution of the band "I remember going to the Six Nations of the Grand River reserve, and I had my first epiphanic experience," said Ian Astbury of his introduction to Indigenous culture....
2019-06-13 16:48

Jury to begin deliberating in trial of accused sex cult founder Jurors on Wednesday are expected to begin deliberating the fate of Keith Raniere, the New York man accused of running a cult-like group in which women were kept on starvation diets, branded with his initials and ordered to have sex with him....
2019-06-19 15:48

US Sex Cult Leader Who Starved, Branded Women With His Initials Convicted Keith Raniere, a New York man accused of running a cult-like group in which women were kept on starvation diets, branded with his initials and ordered to have sex with him, was found guilty of all......
2019-06-20 01:00

Avoid painful thigh chafing with this $20 cult-favorite product We tested the popular Bandelettes to see if they could prevent thigh-chafing. You'll be surprised to see that what we found is not what you'd expect.       ...
2019-06-20 18:01

New York jury convicts man who starved, branded women in sex cult Keith Raniere, a New York man accused of running a cult-like group in which women were kept on starvation diets, branded with his initials and ordered to have sex with him, was found guilty of all charges against him by a New York jury on Wednesday....
2019-06-20 02:32

Founder of alleged U.S. sex cult Nxivm calls no witnesses at trial Keith Raniere, the New York man accused of trapping women in a sex cult and having them branded with his initials, said Friday that he would call no witnesses at his trial, setting the stage for jurors to begin deliberating on his fate next week....
2019-06-14 22:00

Alleged New York sex cult leader's 'out there' lifestyle not a crime: lawyer The New York man who started a secret society in which female "slaves" were branded with his initials and ordered to have sex with him may have led an unconventional life, but he did not break the law, his lawyer told jurors on Monday....
2019-06-18 06:16

Infamous Australian cult leader, known for brainwashing children, dead at 98 Australian cult leader Anne Hamilton-Byrne, who was known for brainwashing and drugging children she adopted in the 1970s and 80s, has died. She was 98....
2019-06-14 20:32

US Sex Cult Leader, Who Used Female Slaves, Didn't Break Law: Lawyer The New York man who started a secret society in which female "slaves" were branded with his initials and ordered to have sex with him may have led an unconventional life, but he did not break the......
2019-06-18 05:32

Cult Classic Alpha Protocol Removed From Sale On Steam Obsidian Entertainment’s 2010 spy-thriller Alpha Protocol has been removed from sale on Steam at the “request of the publisher.” According to a Sega representative, rights to publish the cult-classic RPG have expired. While players who previously bou...
2019-06-20 00:32

Lifetime drops a breathless trailer for its movie about the NXIVM sex cult NXIVM, the bizarre “sex cult” that counted Smallville actress Allison Mack in its ranks, is too weird a story to not get dissected to death. HBO, for example, has a documentary on the way, while Lifetime, as one might expect, wasted little time in pu...
2019-08-24 09:32

In New York sex cult trial, leader's tactics echo those of other sects The New York man charged with keeping women as sex slaves branded with his initials is one of the few cult leaders to face prosecution in the United States, but he controlled his followers in ways that are strikingly similar to those of cult figures ...
2019-06-18 19:00

The cult-favorite Bose headphones are back down to their lowest price You've probably heard the hoopla surrounding the Bose QuietComfort 35 Series II headphones, and now you can experience them for yourself with this sale on Drop.       ...
2019-07-23 18:32

Mother Earth's Plantasia: the cult album you should play to your plants It was made by an easy-listening songwriter and given away free with mattresses. Now thanks to YouTube’s algorithm, Mort Garson’s Plantasia has become an underground hitIn the early noughties, Caleb Braaten was working in a secondhand record shop in ...
2019-07-09 16:32

Cult goalie Gabor Kiraly hangs up his tracksuit bottoms Aged 43, Gabor Kiraly has called time on his career. The Hungarian won't go down as one of the greats, but his longevity and character deserve the same recognition as his trademark pair of tracksuit trousers....
2019-05-27 01:00

'Alan Wake' developer may bring the cult classic to more consoles Alan Wake might make its way to PS4 or Switch (or even mobile) after developer Remedy Entertainment snagged back the publishing rights to the 2010 cult classic from Microsoft. It told investors it would earn royalty payments of about 2.5 million euro...
2019-07-01 20:16

Nxivm ‘sex cult’ master Keith Raniere couldn’t get it up: witness He preached empowerment — but was impotent. Keith Raniere, the accused founder of alleged upstate sex cult Nxivm, had problems in the bedroom but tried to cover it up by lying, one of his “sex slaves” testified Thursday. The woman, only i...
2019-05-23 22:32

Daniel Johnston, cult US indie songwriter, dies aged 58 Manager confirms Johnston, whose naive songwriting was beloved of Kurt Cobain, died of a heart attackDaniel Johnston, an eccentric, enduring and much beloved figure in the US indie rock scene, has died aged 58 following a heart attack. The news was c...
2019-09-12 15:00

Reformation's sustainable style comes to the UK as cult label opens first store The trend-driven brand known for its floral dresses, square necklines and puffed sleeves also boasts “100% carbon, water and waste neutral” credentials Tomorrow, 10 years after it launched, the cult Los Angeles label Reformation opens its first UK st...
2019-09-13 04:16

This genius alarm clock has a cult-following—and it's on sale right now The Philips Wake-Up Light is a more relaxing alternative to an alarm in the morning, and right now it's at its lowest price ever.       ...
2019-08-03 01:16

Cult club Union Berlin promoted to Bundesliga for 1st time BERLIN (AP) — Union Berlin has secured promotion to the Bundesliga for the first time with a scoreless draw at home to Stuttgart in the second leg of their playoff. The Köpenick-based club, which finished third in the second division, defended for al...
2019-05-27 23:48

Country music stands at a moment of great racial change. Or so its biggest cable network believes. Country Music Television is attempting to nudge in new directions — toward feminism and racial diversity and away from its historical white roots. Can it lead a woke sea change?...
2019-08-03 11:16

Ford Escape The fourth generation of Ford?s Escape crossover, arriving in fall 2019, sports a comprehensive redesign that returns the gasoline-electric hybrid powertrain to the lineup, reduces weight by as much as 200 pounds over the outgoing model and adds a lo...
2019-07-17 07:00

Conservative leadership contest: I'm an outsider - and that's what the Tories need, says Sajid Javid He's the son of Pakistani immigrants who wants to be PM. As the leadership race heats up, Sajid Javid talks post-Brexit Britain and standing up to bullies...
2019-06-11 13:32

Liberals, Tories begin election campaign neck-and-neck while NDP, Greens tied: Poll The Leger poll -- released just hours before Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is to fire the starting gun Wednesday -- suggests Jagmeet Singh's NDP and Elizabeth May's Greens were also in a dead heat, competing for a distant third place....
2019-09-11 14:48

Don't trash party's reputation with no deal Brexit, bosses warn Tories Bosses today issued an unprecedented warning to the Conservatives not to "trash" their reputation as the party for business by catapulting Britain out of the EU without a Brexit deal....
2019-05-29 15:00

Farage: Tories and Brexit Party would be 'unstoppable' working together at general election Nigel Farage has said that the Tories and the Brexit Party would be "unstoppable" if they formed a pact to work together at the next general election and he was "disappointed" Boris Johnson rejected his offer....
2019-09-12 13:00

The cult of optimism got us into this mess. It’s time to embrace pessimism | David Olusoga Complacent attitudes of ‘everything will turn out all right’ are misplaced when the country is confronted by crisesWhen historians write the last pages of their books, and the producers of history documentaries sit down to edit the final minutes of t...
2019-07-14 18:32

NXIVM sex cult leader Keith Raniere convicted of preying on devotees A man who ran a secret sex cult NXIVM in New York has been convicted of preying on his devotees and turning them into what prosecutors called his "sex slaves"....
2019-06-20 05:32

New York jury begins deliberations in trial of accused cult founder Jurors on Wednesday began deliberating the fate of Keith Raniere, the New York man accused of running a cult-like group in which women were kept on starvation diets, branded with his initials and ordered to have sex with him....
2019-06-19 18:16

‘It’s not fast fashion’: the cult brand telling customers to wear out its clothes Making things last as long as possible is part of Folk’s approach to fashionCathal McAteer, the founder of cult brand Folk, is trying on pieces from his new line, It’s All Good Folk, at his central London shop and HQ. He’s excited about the new colle...
2019-09-01 17:16

'Horror movie' sex cult hid in 'cookie cutter' New York suburb: prosecutor A reputed New York sex cult whose leader is accused of holding a woman hostage and having women branded with his initials carried out his crimes in an upstate subdivision that hid a "horror movie" reality, a federal prosecutor said on Monday....
2019-06-17 20:48

Nxivm leader Keith Raniere didn’t need sex cult to get action: lawyer Nxivm leader Keith Raniere didn’t need to create a secret sex cult to get laid — because he was already bedding hordes of willing women, his lawyer argued Monday. “He doesn’t need DOS to generate intimate partners,” lawy...
2019-06-18 09:32

NXIVM leader Keith Raniere guilty of all counts in sex cult case Keith Raniere was accused of methodically manipulating his many followers to further his sexual exploits.        ...
2019-06-19 23:16

After Raising $120,000 On Kickstarter, Cult Classic Charles Barkley RPG Sequel Has Fallen Apart Over the weekend, the Kickstarter for Barkley 2, the sequel to the 2008 cult classic RPG spoof Barkley Shut Up and Jam: Gaiden, got its first backer update in nearly two years. It’s not good news. According to the update, Barkley 2 has lost nearly it...
2019-06-04 05:32

Doctor who performed brain studies for sex cult Nxivm loses his license The doctor who performed controversial brain studies for the sex cult Nxivm had his license revoked by the New York State Health Department, a report said Thursday. Dr. Brandon Porter, who performed unsanctioned research including a “fright stu...
2019-08-23 05:48

Cult classic 'Moon: Remix RPG Adventure' is coming to Nintendo Switch The cult classic Moon, a PS1 game fans are calling an "anti-RPG," will finally be available in English for the first time. Indie studio Onion Games has revealed that it's working on a re-release of the title for the Nintendo Switch. While the En...
2019-09-05 13:16

New York jury reaches verdict in trial of accused cult founder Jurors on Wednesday reached a verdict in the case of Keith Raniere, the New York man accused of running a cult-like group in which women were kept on starvation diets, branded with his initials and ordered to have sex with him....
2019-06-19 21:00

The Sinking City review – Lovecraftian detective game has cult appeal PlayStation 4 (version tested), Xbox One, PC; Frogwares/Bigben InteractiveDisturbing moral dilemmas and gruesome beasts abound in a deliciously gothic flooded city Video games have enthusiastically mined the oeuvre of gothic author HP Lovecraft, but ...
2019-07-02 12:16

Schiff says impeachment 'is destined for failure,' calls GOP 'cult of the president's personality' House Intelligence Committee Chairman Adam Schiff blasted congressional Republicans as “the cult of the president’s personality,” claiming they will not “act consistent” with their constitutional duties should House Democrats begin impeachment procee...
2019-06-02 22:48

Gloriously Gruesome Sci-Fi Cult Classic Event Horizon Might Become an Amazon Series I have often proclaimed my love for Paul W.S. Anderson’s 1997 sci-fi horror film Event Horizon, about a deep-space vessel that goes to a very bad dimension and returns with mind-warping powers, and features Laurence Fishburne barking the immortal lin...
2019-08-06 05:16

St Pancras delays: Commuters stuck in train tunnel for two hours forced to walk along track due to cable problems Commuters were forced to walk along train tracks to St Pancras station after overhead cable problems left them stuck in a tunnel for two hours on Friday evening....
2019-08-23 23:32

An escape route for carbon As many of us may recall from grade school science class, the Earth’s carbon cycle goes something like this: As plants take up carbon dioxide and convert it into organic carbon, they release oxygen back into the air. Complex life forms such as oursel...
2019-06-12 20:32

Why Software Needs to Escape from San Francisco Think of every city as a platform—each new platform opens up the possibility to explore new ideas. It's time to give other platforms a chance to change the world....
2019-05-21 18:32

The Veja way: inside the cult sneaker brand's operations in Amazonia – a photo essay Thanks to its ethical credentials and stylish designs, the trainer brand has amassed a devoted following. Here, its co-founder, Sébastien Kopp, files his travelogue from a trip to Amazonia where the shoes are madeWe started working in Amazonia, in th...
2019-06-20 17:00

Allison Mack said sex with cult leader would ‘heal’ molestation trauma: ex-Nxivm ‘slave’ Actress Allison Mack told a Nxivm slave who was molested as a child that the best way to “heal” was to have sex with their creepy leader, the woman testified Tuesday. “This is going to help you get rid of all your sexual-abuse trauma,” th...
2019-06-11 23:16

Nxivm sex cult leader Keith Raniere was into prog rock — and Baby Mozart The alleged leader of an upstate sex cult is into progressive rock, even if his views on women are highly regressive. Nxivm leader Keith Raniere is a fan of the 1970s prog bands Genesis and Yes, a former “slave” testified at his human-trafficking tri...
2019-05-28 23:48

By 2021, Prada’s Cult Nylon Bags Will Be Made From Recycled Ocean Plastic To kick start the sustainability effort, Prada has launched a Re-Nylon collection of six bags crafted from reclaimed ocean plastics, fishing nets and textile fibre waste...
2019-06-27 18:32

Rip Torn, cult actor and Artie in the Larry Sanders Show, dies aged 88 Star of a string of 60s classics fell foul of Hollywood because of his temper but found a fresh lease of life in comedy, from TV’s Larry Sanders Show to the Men in Black films Rip Torn, America’s celebrated wildman actor, has died aged 88. Torn, who ...
2019-07-10 09:32

These cult-favorite outdoor sandals are the only reason my feet survived a 3-day music festival Teva In the 1980s, a former river guide created Teva, a Velcro-strapped sport sandal, so his flip-flops could stay on his feet through rugged conditions. Today, you won't find them just in the canyons of Arizona. Everyone from avid hikers to casual...
2019-08-17 19:00

Nxivm leader Keith Raniere found guilty on all counts in sex cult trial Nxivm founder Keith Raniere has been found guilty on all counts for running the upstate sex cult in which women were branded like cattle and forced to have sex with him. Jurors in Brooklyn federal court reached the verdict Wednesday after less than f...
2019-06-19 21:48

Nxivm trial: Keith Raniere found guilty on all counts in sex cult case Jury sided with prosecutors, who said Raniere used blackmail and starvation and to force women into becoming ‘first-line slaves’Keith Raniere, a self-help guru, has been found guilty of presiding over an ultra-secretive society that imprisoned women ...
2019-06-19 21:32

Jewish ‘cult’ members now facing lesser charges in alleged kidnap plot Alleged members of the extremist Jewish group Lev Tahor are now facing lesser charges in the alleged kidnapping two Orthodox children from their mother in New York last year, according to an indictment unsealed this week. The defendants were initiall...
2019-07-11 04:32

Brexit Party Euro election results: Nigel Farage eyes general election as Tories and Labour slump - Brexit Party has 28 MEPs, with 32 per cent of the vote and largest party in 9 regions - Tories slump to fifth with just 3 MEPs, down from 15 - Lib Dems top polls in London with 15 MEPs - Labour have 10 MEPs, with vote share falling by 11 per cent -...
2019-05-27 10:48

Here's how to escape your car if it floods during a hurricane, AAA says If your vehicle becomes submerged in water during flooding, it's important to know what tools to use and what kind of windows will break.       ...
2019-07-16 10:00

I survived the new Escape mode in 'Gears 5' I haven't played a Gears of War game since the original came out in 2006. It's no surprise, then, that I would be hesitant to grab an Xbox One controller and play the latest instalment of Microsoft's legendary franchise, Gears 5. But I...
2019-06-11 06:48

A Wave of New Crossovers Is Coming And We Will Never Escape It We’ve been given a glimpse of the future of the automobile, and it looks bleak my friends. With pretty much every manufacturer clamoring over themselves to abandon sedans for hatchbacks on stilts they call crossovers, there are a ton of them on the m...
2019-06-13 03:48

Royals Escape a Mets Threat in the 9th Noah Syndergaard had pitched at least seven innings in five straight starts, but that streak ended as he allowed two runs on five hits through six innings....
2019-08-17 08:16

Escape: discover Margate this summer Hailed as Shoreditch-on-Sea thanks to an influx of creatives priced out of east London, the seaside town of Margate is enjoying something of a renaissance, says Rosamund Dean...
2019-07-04 09:32

South Korean cult leader who held 400 people captive in Fiji jailed for six years Shin Ok-ju, founder of the Grace Road Church, subjected followers to beatings and confiscated their passportsThe leader of a South Korean doomsday cult who held 400 people captive in Fiji and subjected them to violent beatings has been sentenced to s...
2019-08-02 09:48

Lifetime Is Bringing Catherine Oxenberg's Story to Life With NXIVM Cult: A Mother's Nightmare Law & Order: SVU sort of went there, now Lifetime is fully going there with a TV movie based on the NXIVM story. Lifetime's NXIVM Cult: A Mother's Nightmare (the working title),......
2019-07-02 00:48

Evil Genius 2: Cult PC game capitalises on genre newly popularised by Two Point Hospital Rebellion is bringing the cult franchise back, and it looks so good it may even be better than what our memories of the game are - and that's a big ask....
2019-06-16 11:48

Allison Mack allegedly wanted Nxivm sex cult ‘slave masters’ to be ‘sister wives’ TV actress and alleged sex cult leader Allison Mack creepily likened herself and other Nxivm slave masters to “sister wives’’ who would eventually all raise their kids together, a witness testified Monday....
2019-05-21 17:32

Nicki Minaj and Trina’s ‘BAPS’ pays homage to Halle Berry’s cult classic “Love & Hip Hop: Miami” star Trina dropped a hot new track with Nicki Minaj Wednesday — and it appears to pay homage to the first black woman to win an Academy Award for best actress. “BAPS” — likely a reference to the 1997 co...
2019-06-20 19:32

Thursday's Best Deals: Sonos Speakers, Cult-Favorite Cuisinart Knives, Posture Corrector, and More Cult-favorite Cuisinart Advantage Knife Set, 20% off Sonos Speakers, and a Back Brace Posture Corrector lead off Thursday’s best deals from around the web....
2019-07-11 17:16

A South Korean cult leader who held 400 followers captive in Fiji has been jailed for six years A South Korean cult leader has been sentenced to six years in jail for holding some 400 followers captive in Fiji and subjecting them to violence and abuse....
2019-08-01 20:48

Watch: Chimpanzee pushes zoo worker during escape Security cameras at a Chinese zoo recorded footage of guests and employees running for safety while being chased by a chimpanzee that briefly escaped its enclosure....
2019-07-13 00:48

UN impasse could mean killer robots escape regulation It's no longer the stuff of science fiction: Wars could soon be decided by lethal autonomous weapons systems. But a concerted effort to ban "killer robots" through international law at the UN appears to have hit a wall....
2019-08-21 16:00

Moons that escape their planets are now called ‘ploonets’ Late last year, astronomers decided that moons which orbit other moons should get their own special name. The label “moon-moon” was offered — and promptly ridiculed because of how silly it sounds — but the name appears to have...
2019-07-12 02:32

VR massage allows you to escape and relax on your own private island Imagine getting a massage on your own private island overlooking the ocean. All of this is yours at a VR spa, even if only for 30 minutes at a time.       ...
2019-08-05 15:48

A rip current at the beach can be deadly, but experts say you can escape by doing this At least 100 people are killed by rip currents every year. Here's what you need to know about how to spot them and what to do if you're caught.        ...
2019-06-19 19:48

Can the Middle East escape its ‘1914 moment’? A single Iranian or U.S. attack by rocket, drone or limpet mine could set off a spark akin to the assassination that convulsed Europe in war in 1914, a new report warns....
2019-08-05 18:00

Crook swipes knife in Target, uses it to aid escape A man swiped a knife from a Manhattan Target store — and then used it to threaten customers as he fled, police said Monday. The crook was at the East 14th Street location near Avenue A in Alphabet City at about 11:30 p.m. Saturday when he grabb...
2019-07-22 23:32

Watch: Three monkeys escape zoo enclosure in Texas A trio of howler monkeys escaped their enclosure at a Texas zoo and were caught on camera before being captured about 15 minutes after the initial escape....
2019-08-27 06:48

El Chapo doesn’t have superpowers to help him escape: attorney He might be an infamous drug lord, but Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman doesn’t possess supernatural powers, his attorney argues in a new filing mocking prosecutors’ concerns the kingpin could be planning an escape. Guzman, 62, previ...
2019-06-03 18:32

3 men escape from immigrant detention center in Colorado AURORA, Colo. (AP) — Authorities are searching for three men who escaped from an immigrant detention center in Colorado. The Sentinel reports the U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement agency says the men escaped from the center in Aurora around no...
2019-06-18 03:16

Can Marvel Crossovers Ever Escape the Infinity Saga? This month, nearly a decade to the month after the release of its predecessor, Nintendo released Marvel Ultimate Alliance 3, a return to the beloved ARPG Marvel gaming series that takes comic book crossover mania to a team-based beat ‘em up conclusio...
2019-08-01 19:16

Somalis escape to the beach and a new floating restaurant Few restaurateurs consider the threat of piracy in their plans but Abdulkadir Mohamed did so for his La Lanterna floating restaurant now moored off Mogadishu's popular Lido beach....
2019-05-22 19:32

Man tries to escape bail bondsman — and gets caught shortly after A man tried to escape from a bail bondsman at criminal court, but was nabbed outside and brought back, police said Saturday. The 25-year-old man was at Manhattan Criminal Court on Centre Street when he slipped away from a private bail bondsman around...
2019-08-17 22:16

Brodie Van Wagenen can’t escape his many disasters much longer Brodie Van Wagenen come on down. There’s plenty of blame to go around for the Mets 28-31 record and the fact they’ve lost 17 of their past 21 road games. Mickey Callaway has gotten his fair share as the manager. Much of this Mets failure, though, can...
2019-06-04 15:32

Cagliari escape sanctions over Lukaku abuse "Serie A club Cagliari again escaped sanctions over alleged racist behaviour by their fans, as the league\u0027s disciplinary tribunal decided on Tuesday not to take action over monkey noises aimed at Inter Milan\u0027s Belgian forward Romelu Lukaku....
2019-09-18 06:32

Doomsday cult leader who held 400 captive, beat them to 'drive out evil spirits,' gets 6-year sentence The leader of a South Korean doomsday cult who held about 400 followers captive in Fiji and subjected them to violence aimed at driving out evil spirits was sentenced to six years in prison Monday, officials said....
2019-07-31 19:01

Deal or no deal: what next for Brexit, the Tories and the country? Things will have to move fast if the new PM is to take the UK out of the EU before 31 OctoberToday’s developments - liveNow that Theresa May has announced her resignation date, what happens next?Initially nothing. She will remain in post to bear the ...
2019-05-24 23:01

Cows Escape Slaughterhouse In Poland After Public Outcry A herd of free-roaming cows in Poland, whose intended slaughter upset animal-lovers and created a national outcry, have secured a last-minute reprieve....
2019-05-30 17:48

After El Paso Shooting, Workers Plot Their Own 'What-If' Escape Plans Many workers and managers say talking through similar what-if scenarios has become water-cooler conversation this week after back-to-back mass shootings in Texas and Ohio....
2019-08-08 17:48

Assassin's Creed VR 'Escape Room' Is More Spectacle Than Puzzle Ubisoft has a new “VR escape room” set in the world of Assassin’s Creed that you can play at over 100 different locations around the world. It’s fun, but despite its stated ties to “escape rooms,” Beyond Medusa’s Gate is more of an hourlong VR action...
2019-05-23 02:48

Family abandons boy’s wheelchair during El Paso shooting, man uses it to escape A family left behind their son’s new wheelchair when a mass shooter began opening fire in an El Paso Walmart — and it was used to help an elderly man escape the nighmarish scene, according to new reports. The family of the boy, only identified ...
2019-08-08 16:48

Polish cows escape slaughterhouse after public outcry A herd of free-roaming cows in Poland, whose intended slaughter upset animal-lovers and created a national outcry, have secured a last-minute reprieve....
2019-05-29 22:16

Dutch Hostage Killed While Trying To Escape In Philippines: Army A Dutch birdwatcher held by Islamic State-linked terrorists was killed on Friday during a firefight between his kidnappers and soldiers in the southern Philippines, according to the military, which......
2019-05-31 16:32

Five children die, two teens escape from burning Pennsylvania house Five children died and other people were rescued from an early-morning fire at a home that operated as a daycare center in Erie, Pennsylvania, on Sunday, officials and news media reported....
2019-08-12 11:32

El Paso shooting witness says he tried to help kids escape from gunman EL PASO (NBC NEWS) – A shopper said he tried to scoop up many children at the mall in El Paso, Texas, where a gunman opened fire Saturday at a Walmart. At least 20 people were killed, Texas Gov. Greg Abbott told reporters. The shopper, Glendon ...
2019-08-09 06:48

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

Over 250 Inmates Escape Indonesia Prison Set On Fire During Riots Indonesian authorities were hunting for more than 250 inmates who escaped a Papua prison set ablaze during violent riots, officials said Tuesday, as fresh protests broke out in the restive region....
2019-08-20 22:32

Mexico: 62 migrants escape facility in Ciudad Juarez MEXICO CITY (AP) — Mexican officials say 62 migrants have escaped an immigration facility in Ciudad Juarez, across from El Paso, Texas. The National Migration Institute said Thursday a group of Cubans at the facility set a fire and threatened workers...
2019-05-31 02:32

Court document: Mosque bombing suspect tried to escape MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — An Illinois man who faces trial in the 2017 bombing of a Minnesota mosque had tried to escape from custody earlier this year. A court document filed by prosecutors says 48-year-old Michael Hari tried to flee when he was being trans...
2019-06-20 04:48

Edi Rama, Albania's unconventional PM who wants to escape the 'curse of history' The artist and ex-basketball player faces an uphill battle to put Albania on the path to EU membershipAlbania’s prime minister, Edi Rama, wants to be the man who puts his country on the path to European Union membership, but he is facing two major pr...
2019-06-10 17:16

Philadelphia man scales down 19-storey building to escape fire Man who scaled down the building did not appear to be injuredFire spread heavy smoke to all floors of the high-riseA man scaled several floors down the side of a 19-storey building in Philadelphia to escape a fire that injured four residents and thre...
2019-07-19 20:00

German state plans dangerous-pet law after cobra escape The escape of a pet cobra last month has left authorities in the state of North Rhine-Westphalia scrambling for a new law on the private ownership of dangerous animals. A previous draft bill was deemed too bureaucratic....
2019-09-08 03:16

Macaskill on markets: Deutsche’s Autobahn escape ramp Questions about Deutsche Bank's restructuring multiply with each tactical shift, increasing the premium placed on any areas of real success – such as its Autobahn platform....
2019-07-31 19:48

Apple's AirPods will not escape Trump's China tariffs The iPhone contributed less than half of Apple's revenue for the first time in seven years during its latest reported fiscal quarter. The iPhone's decline was offset by a 50% jump in sales of wearables....
2019-08-13 23:16

The US Open reality Phil Mickelson can no longer escape PEBBLE BEACH, Calif. — They sang “Happy Birthday” again to Phil Mickelson at the U.S. Open on Sunday, but it’s becoming to sound like more of a curse than a blessing. Mickelson turned 49 on Sunday, but any celebrating had to wait until after his fina...
2019-06-17 08:48

Trump and May Can’t Escape Shadow of Politics at Portsmouth’s D-Day Ceremony Local leaders originally intended it to be a humble ceremony of remembrance for the surviving combatants of Europe’s finest hour. But the presence of glittering royals and heads of state at Portsmouth’s D-Day commemoration on Wednesday tu...
2019-06-05 23:16

Dutch hostage killed while trying to escape from militants in Philippines A Dutch photographer held hostage by Islamic State-linked militants in the Philippines since 2012 was killed on Friday by his captors when he tried to escape during a firefight on a remote southern island, the military said....
2019-05-31 11:48

Few Sectors Escape August's Stock-Market Selloff The S&P 500 is on pace for its worst August in four years, as investors fled sectors they consider vulnerable to the increasing antagonism between the U.S. and China. The broad index is down nearly 2% for the month....
2019-08-29 22:00

Manson family members speak out 50 years later in shocking doc, recall meeting cult leader: ‘I felt accepted’ The women who followed hippie cult leader Charles Manson are coming forward 50 years after the gruesome murders that shocked the nation during the summer of 1969....
2019-08-09 12:48

NXIVM recruit claims she wrote fake letter about dad’s sexual abuse so cult could blackmail her into loyalty: report A NXIVM recruit testified in a Brooklyn courtroom Thursday that “Smallville" actress Allison Mack ordered her to lie about her father sexually abusing her so that the alleged sex cult would have blackmail against her, according to a report. ...
2019-06-07 12:16

A whole nation just got hacked Asen Genov is pretty furious. His personal data was made public this week after records of more than 5 million Bulgarians got stolen by hackers from the country's tax revenue office....
2019-07-21 08:16

Nigel Farage's Brexit Party 'want free run at 90 seats in proposed General Election pact with Tories' Nigel Farage has reportedly said he would strike an election pact with the Tories if his Brexit Party was given a free run in up to 90 parliamentary seats....
2019-09-11 07:48

El Chapo's demand for outdoor exercise may be part of an escape plot, US says Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman's complaining about lack of outdoor activity may be part of a plan to escape from detention before his sentencing next month, federal officials allege....
2019-05-26 11:32

Man scales down Philadelphia high-rise to escape smoky fire PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A man scaled several floors down the side of a 19-story building in Philadelphia to escape a fire that injured four residents and three police officers. The fire at the Holden Tower apparently began in a trash chute about 9:30 p.m...
2019-07-21 18:32

5 Beautiful Hot Dog Fantasies You Can Lose Yourself In To Escape The Misery Of Your Everyday Life Let’s face it, life can be tough sometimes. That’s why you deserve to set your troubles aside and take a relaxing break from it all by thinking about hot dogs. So draw your blinds, shove your earplugs in as deep as they’ll go, and let yourself be whi...
2019-07-31 20:16

Titans scrap final minicamp session for escape to Topgolf The Tennessee Titans wrapped up their three-day mandatory minicamp not on a football field but with a field trip to hit golf balls       ...
2019-06-14 02:16

UPDATE 1-Apple's AirPods will not escape Trump's China tariffs Apple Inc's AirPods, Apple Watch and HomePod, which have helped the company to offset waning sales of its bestselling iPhone this year, are not included in a temporary reprieve on tariffs by the Trump administration and will face a 10% levy on Sept 1...
2019-08-13 21:16

Two escape from Florida farm where a couple was preparing for Armageddon, police say The females reported they were physically and sexually abused by the couple, who stockpiled "food rations and weapons" in case of disaster.        ...
2019-07-13 20:16

Man scales down 19-story building to escape high-rise inferno A man could be seen scaling down a 19-story apartment building in Philadelphia on Thursday night as a fire blazed inside the structure. The fire started at a building in West Philadelphia at around 9:30 p.m. and the man was apparently attempting to e...
2019-07-19 06:32

African lions have started climbing trees to escape buffaloes Vulnerable African lions have started climbing trees to escape buffaloes in Lake Nakuru National Park, Kenya. Their numbers are in decline from habitat loss, lack of prey and hunting by humans...
2019-07-09 10:16

Epstein sex slave tried to swim shark-infested waters to escape A woman who said she was repeatedly raped by Jeffrey Epstein desperately tried to swim through shark-infested waters to escape his clutches, according to a new report. Sarah Ransome said she was so determined to escape Little St. James, the multimill...
2019-09-16 17:48

El Chapo is lying about prison life to plot an escape: prosecutors Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman is only whining about his lack of earplugs and outdoor activity as an elaborate ruse to escape prison ahead of sentencing, according to a new court filing. Guzman, 61, claimed earlier this month he’d been f...
2019-05-25 05:16

Not just for anoraks: model railways are a joyful escape from the pressures of masculinity Rod Stewart has donated £10,000 to a model railway club whose exhibition was destroyed by vandals. We enthusiasts know how much the hobby can help mental healthThe singer and model railway enthusiast Rod Stewart was “absolutely devastated” after vand...
2019-05-21 23:16

Italian forest rangers on the hunt of 'escape genius' bear Animal climbed over three electric fences and four-metre high barrier to escapeItalian forest rangers are on the hunt for a bear that has been described as an “escape genius” after managing to climb over three electric fences and a four-metre high ba...
2019-07-16 17:48

Man filmed climbing down outside of high-rise building to escape fire A man climbed down the outside of a 19-storey building in Philadelphia in a dramatic escape from a fire that injured four residents and three police officers....
2019-07-20 03:16

El Chapo’s demand for outdoor exercise may be part of an escape plot, US says https://pmd.cdn.turner.com/cnn/big/us/2019/02/15/caption/btc-sandoval-dea-agent-capture-el-chapo-pkg-vpx.cnn_2467651_768x432_1300k.mp4 _____ (CNN) – Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman’s complaining about lack of outdoor activity may be...
2019-05-26 00:16

After a breakdown, birdwatching brought me friendship, escape and a new love of nature A childhood hobby gave me time to reflect, refocus and find myself again, following years of drug and alcohol abuseA decade ago, aged 22 and off my face on class A drugs and alcohol almost every day, I would never have seen myself where I am today – ...
2019-08-12 12:00

North Korean prisoners publicly executed for trying to escape or steal, UN says UN interviewed more than 330 people, mostly women, who left the country, with some subject to sexual violence and beatingsNorth Korean prisoners who tried to escape or steal have reportedly been publicly executed, and detainees have been subject to s...
2019-08-03 13:32

Brazilian gang leader tries to escape prison disguised as daughter Brazilian prison authorities catch an inmate trying to escape prison dressed up as his teenage daughter, including a mask, a bra and wig.        ...
2019-08-06 13:00

Google will let enterprise users escape Chrome's ad-blocking restrictions Google announced Manifest V3 earlier this year -- a proposed change to Chrome's extension system that would essentially stop ad-blockers from working effectively. Despite the significant backlash Google faced in the aftermath of this decision, i...
2019-05-30 21:32

East German refugee eligible for compensation over dramatic escape An East German refugee had applied for compensation after being traumatized during a hair-raising escape. He was trapped on a barbed wire fence when border guards found him....
2019-07-24 22:16

Couple wanted for murder in Arizona escape from guards during transport A couple wanted for murder in Arizona escaped from custody when they overpowered guards who were transporting them through Utah, officials said on Tuesday, adding that the man and woman are considered armed and dangerous....
2019-08-28 02:00

Tucson murder suspects escape while being extradited to Pima County TUCSON –Two Tucson murder suspects escaped from a van while being extradited from Henrietta, NY to Pima County, according to Tucson Police Department. Officials say Blane, 56, and Susan Barksdale, 59, “overpowered” two security officers with Security...
2019-08-28 14:16

Prisoner who wore girl's mask in escape bid found 'hanged' A Brazilian gang leader who tried to escape from jail by dressing up as his daughter has been found dead in his cell after apparently hanging himself....
2019-08-06 22:16

Brazil gang leader dresses up as daughter in jail escape bid Authorities say a Brazilian gang leader tried to escape from prison by dressing up as his daughter when she visited him behind bars and walking out the penitentiary’s main door in her place...
2019-08-05 02:16

Downton Abbey stars: 'It's great to escape all the nonsense' of today It's been years since it was first talked about, but the long-awaited and highly anticipated Downton Abbey film - a continuation of the hit ITV drama - is out on Friday....
2019-09-10 20:48

| Escape bids by rebel princesses throw spotlight on UAE rights Princess Haya, who is battling her husband Dubai's ruler Sheikh Mohammad bin Rashid Al-Maktoum in a UK court, is the third princess who has sought to escape the Gulf emirate in recent years....
2019-08-01 00:00

Founder of key Apple partner says he has a better plan to escape future tariffs There is a good possibility that the Apple iPhone and Apple iPad will be among the next group of Chinese products to get socked by an import tax. U.S. President Donald Trump has threatened to escalate the U.S.-China trade war and add tariffs to anoth...
2019-06-23 21:32

Cochise County Jail officers discover escape attempt BISBEE, Ariz. – Two inmates at Cochise County Jail have been moved to maximum security after detention officers located a potential means of escape in their cell. Robert Andrew Sutton, Rodney Jay Entin/ Cochise County Sheriff’s Office On Wednes...
2019-06-08 02:48

Stephen King Visits an ‘Institute,’ Where the Kids Who Enter Can’t Escape In his latest, King tells the story of an institution where children with special powers are cultivated — but that’s just where the nightmare begins....
2019-09-09 02:48

Patrick Staff: The Prince of Homburg review – escape to dreamland Dundee Contemporary Arts Inspired by a 19th-century play, Staff examines ideas of freedom, dissidence and the queer body through sculpture, installation and filmIf Trump, Brexit and Boris Johnson – to name a few culprits – leave you feeling extremely...
2019-06-27 19:48

‘No escape’ in tragic Santa Cruz Island boat fire A holiday diving trip off the coast of Southern California turned into a nightmare early Monday when fire broke out aboard a boat just 20 yards from shore, killing up to 34 people trapped below deck, officials said. As the 79-foot craft’s captain and...
2019-09-03 08:00

Brazil Man, Who Tried To Escape Jail Dressed As His Daughter, Found Dead A Brazilian inmate, whose masked attempt to break out of jail dressed as his daughter reverberated around the world, was found dead in his cell on Tuesday, after apparently having hanged himself, Rio......
2019-08-06 17:48

| WATCH: Rio inmate who attempted daughter-disguise escape now dead Rio de Janeiro state authorities say the powerful, convicted drug leader who attempted to escape prison disguised as his daughter, took his own life....
2019-08-07 22:00

Fourteen lions escape from Kruger park in South Africa Police warn local residents after pride escapes from world-famous reserveAuthorities in South Africa have warned residents living close to the Kruger park after 14 lions escaped from the world-famous reserve.The state government of Limpopo said the p...
2019-06-07 16:48

Ford dealership gives new Escape to husband of El Paso shooting victim Casa Ford-Lincoln donated the vehicle to replace one stolen shortly after the funeral of Margie Reckard, whose husband invited the public to attend because the couple had no nearby family....
2019-08-23 05:16

Argentina beats Qatar to escape elimination at Copa America PORTO ALEGRE, Brazil (AP) — Lionel Messi avoided another disappointment with the national team as Argentina escaped elimination in the group stage of the Copa America. Lautaro Martinez and Sergio Aguero scored a goal in each half as Argentina defeate...
2019-06-24 00:48

Skai Jackson really can't escape Lil Nas X in the futuristic "Panini" music video The year is 2079 A.O.T.R. (After “Old Town Road.”) Our neon-piped cyberpunk existence comes equipped with dancing robots, extremely responsive Ubers, and a whole lot of Lil Nas X endorsements. Oh, and there’s also cutting edge jet pack technology to ...
2019-09-05 19:32

Minkah Fitzpatrick could be first Dolphins star to escape tanking mess Just one game into the season, former New Jersey standout Minkah Fitzpatrick looks to be one of the first players jumping ship in Miami. After the Dolphins’ season-opening 59-10 caning at the hands of the Ravens, which followed offseason chatte...
2019-09-13 20:00

Businessman Joined Plot to Oust Maduro---and Escape U.S. Sanctions Raul Gorrín allegedly helped enrich senior Venezuelan officials by laundering billions of dollars for them. But after the U.S. imposed sanctions on him and other and regime figures, he sought a way out: Enlist top officials to turn on their president...
2019-05-27 19:00

Japan Fire: Bodies Found In Stairwell Suggest They Were Trying To Escape Details emerged Friday of the horrifying blaze that ripped through a Japanese anime firm, killing dozens including people who tried in vain to reach the roof, but the motive for the suspected arson......
2019-07-19 16:00

The Twittering Machine by Richard Seymour review – escape from dystopia Twitter, texts, email … the psychological needs driving today’s vast and risky digital ‘writing experiment’ The notoriety of “postmodernism” has waxed and waned over the past 40 years. While a frequent reference point in the cultural criticism of the...
2019-08-08 09:32

Brazilian inmate, who tried to escape dressed as his daughter, found dead Convicted Rio drug dealer Clauvino da Silva, 42, was serving a decades-long sentence when he was caught trying to break out of jail last Saturday, disguised as his daughter....
2019-08-06 19:32

A Same-Sex Couple Changes Bachelor Nation Demi Burnett and Kristian Haggerty’s love story on “Bachelor in Paradise” was handled with nuance and authenticity, two words that run counter to the show’s reputation....
2019-09-18 11:00

‘No Way To Prevent This,’ Says Only Nation Where This Regularly Happens EL PASO, TX—In the hours following a violent rampage in Texas in which a lone attacker killed 20 individuals and injured 26 others, citizens living in the only country where this kind of mass killing routinely occurs reportedly concluded Sunday that ...
2019-08-06 00:16

On Politics: A Nation in Mourning President Trump addressed the country after mass shootings in El Paso and Dayton, Ohio, but he stopped short of endorsing broad gun control measures....
2019-08-06 10:48

If Asaram Bapu, Ram Rahim Failed To Escape Law, Who Is Shami: Hasin Jahan Mohammed Shami's estranged wife Hasin Jahan said if Asaram Bapu and Ram Rahim could not evade the law and were punished for their crime, the Indian pacer would also get the same treatment....
2019-09-03 19:16

‘Escape genius’ bear jumps electric fence to evade rangers He’s the Houdini of bears. A three-year-old male brown bear known as M49 beat the odds and broke free from captivity just hours after being captured in Italy on Sunday. The furry escape artist was detained in Trentino, a northern province, but ...
2019-07-18 22:32

Book: Paul Ryan wanted to 'escape' from Trump and to 'scold him all the time' A new book claims that former House Speaker Paul Ryan, R-Wis., continued to dislike President Trump after calling for his ouster before the 2016 election and saw retirement as a route to escape his leadership....
2019-07-11 22:16

Florida park promises its gators won’t escape if Hurricane Dorian hits No gator-aid necessary! An Orlando park is assuring the public that the 2,000-plus toothy alligators and crocodiles in its care — including some monsters over 14 feet long — won’t escape if Hurricane Dorian makes a direct hit. Mark McHugh...
2019-09-02 16:32

Paws for effect: Japanese zoo stages unusual 'lion' escape drill Staff member in a lion costume helps zoo practise for the event of an escape, as real lions appear unimpressedFor one terrifying moment it looks like the lion is about to get the upper hand against its human nemeses.The animal faces down its would-be...
2019-06-24 09:32

Brazil Inmate Is Found Dead After a Failed Escape in Daughter’s Clothes Clauvino da Silva tried to escape from prison disguised as his teenage daughter. Days after prison officials publicized the attempt, they said Mr. da Silva had killed himself....
2019-08-06 20:48

Apple AirPods, HomePod, Watch Will Not Escape Trump's China Tariffs The administration said on Tuesday that some major items, such as laptops and cellphones, including Apple's MacBook and iPhone products, will not face tariffs until December 15....
2019-08-14 08:32

Gears 5's New Mode Is A Three-Player Escape Mission From The Heart Of Locust Territory Shortly after the Xbox briefing at E3 2019, I sat down to play Gears 5’s new “Escape” mode, a three-player co-operative challenge mode. The three playable characters in the mode, who are named Mac, Lahni and Keegan, are Hivebusters. This means they g...
2019-06-10 18:48

Handcuffed man makes balls-to-wall escape to safety during armed standoff A handcuffed half-naked man could be seen climbing down a ladder to safety during an armed standoff with police in Mexico, a report said. The shooting took place in Jalisco State and left two people dead, including a state prosecutor, as the nearly n...
2019-06-22 02:32

4 teens escape juvenile justice facility in Florida after staging a fight Two of the teenagers who escaped a juvenile justice facility in Florida have been located. The other two and a stolen vehicle 'could be anywhere.'        ...
2019-07-22 00:16

VR massage: Strapping on goggles lets you escape and relax on your own private island Imagine getting a massage on your own private island overlooking the ocean. All of this is yours at a VR spa, even if only for 30 minutes at a time.       ...
2019-08-05 15:48

Mets escape game and chaotic week, with real test coming The JV portion of the schedule is done, but the Mets made it fun while it lasted. Behind Zack Wheeler’s deepest start of the season and Adeiny Hechavarria’s three-run homer, the Mets closed out a wild and memorable homestand at Citi Field with a 4-3 ...
2019-05-26 22:32

Indian escape artist disappears after being lowered into Ganges while tied up in chains AN INDIAN escape artist known as the “Wizard Mandrake” has gone missing after being bound with steel chains and lowered into the Ganges River by a crane....
2019-06-16 19:16

I'm a trans woman. Kiarostami's films helped me escape a prison of the mind Films like Close-Up and Certified Copy travel across a thin line of identity separating laborer from director, lover from strangerThe first thing I did after I was a woman for the very first time was to watch a movie by Abbas Kiarostami. The movie wa...
2019-08-04 09:32

Sydney speargun attack: man makes 'incredible escape' after being shot in chest Northern beaches man fled attacker in car despite spear sticking out of his chest centimetres from his heartA manhunt is under way after a 48-year-old man was shot with a speargun on Sydney’s northern beaches.The victim fled his attacker in a car, de...
2019-08-03 13:32

Johnson can’t escape the clutches of May’s zombie Brexit deal | Rafael Behr He may play the rightwing populist, but don’t be surprised if the prime minister ditches his determination to leave without a dealIn schlock horror movies there is a moment when the monster, assailed by every weapon and presumed dead, lurches back to...
2019-09-11 06:48

Leclerc, Perez, Hulkenberg escape Monaco GP weight check penalties Charles Leclerc, Sergio Perez and Nico Hulkenberg have all escaped further action after missing weight checks during qualifying for the Monaco Grand Prix...
2019-05-25 21:16

Tatum injured as USA escape Turkey at World Cup in closest game since 2006 USA win 93-92 in overtime as Turkey miss four late free throwsClosest margin for USA at major tourney since 2006 World CupCeltics’ Jayson Tatum sprains left ankle on final possessionCanada eliminated after lopsided 92-69 loss to LithuaniansThe United...
2019-09-04 11:48

Jay-Z defends NFL-Roc Nation deal, talks Kap Jay-Z said he still supports former quarterback Colin Kaepernick, but now is focused on action. "Everybody knows I agree with what you're saying [in Kaepernick's underlying message]. So what are we gonna do?"...
2019-08-15 01:00

Roc Nation to lead NFL entertainment endeavors As part of a new partnership, Roc Nation will advise on the selection of artists for NFL tentpole events, including the Super Bowl, as well as play a key role in the production and promotion of new music....
2019-08-13 20:48

What Bachelor Nation's Most Iconic Villains Are Up to Now Villains gotta vill...and viewers gotta hate. As any loyal Bachelor Nation fan knows, there's always one contestant each season that seems more than happy to take on the villain role.......
2019-05-23 17:16

The African nation at the center of a US-China tug of war A dirt track at Djibouti's Doraleh Port leads to a series of unassuming single-story buildings that, earlier this year, hosted the world's two superpowers....
2019-05-27 14:32

A wake for a Venezuelan boy, and a nation’s anguish The deaths of several cancer-stricken Venezuelan children who were awaiting bone marrow transplants have ignited a bitter dispute between the government and opponents over who is to blame...
2019-05-28 20:16

9/11: How NYC, nation will observe 18th anniversary New York and the nation on Wednesday will stop to remember the 18th anniversary of the Sept. 11 terror attacks. The 9/11 Memorial & Museum will be the site for the annual name-reading ceremony, starting at approximately 8:39 a.m. and continuing until...
2019-09-11 02:00

Opinion: The EU must respect the nation-state The EU needs unity where such things as the single currency require it. But it also needs to have respect for the diversity of nation-states and their importance for democracy, says Boris Kalnoky....
2019-08-17 17:32

The nation’s cartoonists on the week in politics Every week political cartoonists throughout the country and across the political spectrum apply their ink-stained skills to capture the foibles, memes, hypocrisies and other head-slapping events in the world of politics. The fruits of these labors ar...
2019-05-21 19:00