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Europe holds the lead, US has the momentum in Solheim Cup

The United States limited the damage on the opening day of the Solheim Cup by making 18th-hole birdies in the final two matches of the afternoon fourballs to secure half-points and...

Europe holds the lead, US has the momentum in Solheim Cup

Source: usatoday.com

Europe take one-point Solheim Cup lead into day two Team Europe took a one-point advantage over the U.S. into the second day of the Solheim Cup with a 4-1/2 to 3-1/2 lead after Friday's foursomes and fourballs at Gleneagles....
2019-09-14 02:32

Europe retain one-shot Solheim Cup lead after foursomes "Team Europe continued to hold a slender one-point advantage over the US with a 6-1/2 to 5-1/2 lead after the second day\u0027s foursomes in the Solheim Cup saw the teams share two wins each in gusty conditions at Gleneagles."...
2019-09-14 18:48

Europe lead USA but Solheim Cup’s opening day is marred by slow play • Home side a point ahead after foursomes and fourballs• USA’s Lizette Salas warned for pace of her play at GleneaglesA 100-year-old woman earned social media stardom having impressed professionals with a few swings at this weekend’s Dutch Open on th...
2019-09-14 11:48

Golf- Korda sisters shine but Europe take slender Solheim Cup lead Americans Jessica and Nelly Korda became the first sister pairing to earn a point at the Solheim Cup but Team Europe emerged with a one-point lead after Friday's foursomes at Gleneagles....
2019-09-13 18:00

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2019-06-11 17:32

Solheim Cup: Europe defeats USA in thrilling finish She stood motionless as the ball rolled towards the hole, but when it disappeared Suzann Pettersen rocked backwards with a double fist pump as she secured a stunning victory for Europe against USA in golf's Solheim Cup....
2019-09-16 21:16

Pettersen the hero as Europe win Solheim Cup cliffhanger Europe's women reclaimed the Solheim Cup in the most thrilling fashion imaginable on Sunday with Norway's Suzann Pettersen sealing a 14-1/2 to 13-1/2 win over the U.S. with the final putt of the three-day battle around Gleneagles....
2019-09-16 05:48

Solheim Cup: Europe leads despite big win for Korda sisters Jessica and Nelly Korda became the first sisters to play together at a Solheim Cup and post a 6-and-4 win to get the United States off to a perfect start at Gleneagles        ...
2019-09-13 15:32

Europe beat USA by one point to win Solheim Cup in thrilling finale Suzann Pettersen justified her controversial wild card in stunning fashion as Europe regained the Solheim Cup in dramatic circumstances at Gleneagles....
2019-09-15 19:16

Van Dam seals place in Europe's Solheim Cup team Anne Van Dam of the Netherlands will make her Solheim Cup debut in September after sealing her place with a top-10 finish in the Ladies Scottish Open        ...
2019-08-12 08:00

Solheim Cup 2019: Europe pip USA in dramatic finale – as it happened Europe snatched victory from the USA’s hands with a sensational late rally staged by the relentless Bronte Law and the evergreen Suzann PettersenThe official scoreboard 6.22pm BST Congratulations to Europe, then, as they lift the Solheim Cup - their ...
2019-09-15 22:00

Suzann Pettersen makes putt on final green to win Solheim Cup for Europe • Europe 14½-13½ USA• Pettersen earns redemption after four-year waitDiscussion raged for two days over how long players were taking to play Solheim Cup shots. The event has waited 29 years for this, its finest conclusion. If women’s golf, especially...
2019-09-15 22:00

Rookies will pace Team USA against Europe when 2019 Solheim Cup tees up in Scotland Six American rookies, the most since the inaugural event in 1990, will try to lead Team USA to its 11th Solheim Cup win over Europe.       ...
2019-09-12 23:00

Europe stay level-headed as Hall and Boutier dig deep in Solheim Cup • Europe and US tied 8-8 with 12 individual matches to go• Georgia Hall and Céline Boutier win after trailing by four shotsCatriona Matthew can take solace from the fact golf is not played on paper. Bare statistics heavily suggested a gap in quality ...
2019-09-14 23:16

Solheim Cup 2019 live stream: how to watch Europe vs USA singles golf online from anywhere The 2019 Solheim Cup literally couldn't be any closer going in to today's singles match-ups. It's all set up to be an unmissable finale to the bi-annual battle between the best female golfers from Europe and the USA and we'll tell...
2019-09-16 03:48

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2019-06-23 02:16

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2019-06-16 01:16

Asia stocks flat, euro holds firm after fragmented Europe vote Asia stocks hovered near four-month lows on Monday amid concerns about U.S.-China tensions while the euro was confined to a narrow range after the weekend's European Parliament elections....
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2019-05-25 20:32

Rain Rally: Higa holds onto US Women’s Open lead after delay CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — Mamiko Higa of Japan birdied three of her final six holes following a nearly two-hour weather delay to shoot an even-par 71 and maintain a one-shot lead Friday in the suspended second round of the U.S. Women’s Open. A da...
2019-06-01 05:48

Gary Woodland holds onto lead as Justin Rose edges closer at US Open Rose the closest challenger heading into final roundHistory chaser Brooks Koepka trails leader by fourPresumably Brooks Koepka will spend the build up to the final round of this US Open finding a reason to bear a grudge against Gary Woodland. As thin...
2019-06-16 05:16

Rain Rally: Higa holds onto US Women's Open lead after delay Mamiko Higa of Japan birdied three of her final six holes following a nearly two-hour weather delay to shoot an even-par 71 and maintain a one-shot lead in the suspended second round of the U.S. Women's Open        ...
2019-06-01 04:16

Giro d'Italia: Cima holds off pack to win stage while Carapaz retains lead Damiano Cima wins enthralling sprint finishRichard Carapaz retains overall lead from Vincenzo NibaliThe Italian rider Damiano Cima won the 18th stage of the Giro d’Italia after a thrilling sprint finish in Santa Maria di Sala.It was Cima’s first stag...
2019-05-30 20:16

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2019-09-14 12:48

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

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Postiglione/Galbiati extend Super Trofeo Europe lead with Misano wins Imperiale Racing duo Vito Postiglione and Kikko Galbiati extended their lead in the Super Trofeo Europe standings after a clean sweep of wins at Misano...
2019-06-30 20:16

Korda sisters to make history at Solheim Cup Nelly and Jessica Korda might have walked out together in the blue of Europe on the opening day of the 2019 Solheim Cup if things had turned out very differently        ...
2019-09-12 23:00

Solheim Cup no longer showcases best female golfers Even though women's golf is dominated by Asian players who are not eligible for this week's Solheim Cup, the event nonetheless remains a highlight of the calendar with two evenly-matched teams and a genuine rivalry nearly three decades in the making....
2019-09-09 17:48

Solheim Cup: Korda sisters deliver again for US in foursomes Europe retained its one-point lead over the United States following the third session of the Solheim Cup after the teams tied the morning foursomes 2-2 at a blustery Gleneagles       ...
2019-09-14 16:48

Pettersen handed Solheim Cup wild card Norway's Suzann Pettersen has been handed a Solheim Cup wild card despite having played just two events since November 2017        ...
2019-08-12 19:32

Solheim Cup may have the history but it needs big names too | Ewan Murray As Europe and the US prepare to face off at Gleneagles the claims that the event is ‘the pinnacle of women’s golf’ fall flat when only two of the world’s top 10 are playingWith 80,000 tickets sold – a record for a women’s golf event in Britain – and ...
2019-09-12 00:32

Lewis out of Solheim Cup because of back injury, McDonald in The U.S. team was forced into a change three days before the start of the Solheim Cup after Stacy Lewis pulling out because of a back injury       ...
2019-09-10 13:48

| Korda sisters make history at Solheim Cup Jessica and Nelly Korda will become the first sisters to play together in the Solheim Cup when they tee off for the United States in Friday's foursomes....
2019-09-12 23:32

Europeans stun Americans to win Solheim Cup for first time since 2013 The Europeans grabbed the Solheim Cup Sunday, edging out the Americans in singles play in Gleneagles, Scotland, by a slim margin.       ...
2019-09-16 02:32

Lewis pulls out of U.S. Solheim Cup team with back injury Stacy Lewis has withdrawn from the U.S. Solheim Cup team with a back injury and will be replaced by Ally McDonald, captain Juli Inkster said on Tuesday....
2019-09-10 15:16

Suzann Pettersen forced out of first Solheim Cup morning by illness • Norwegian says she is ‘fine’ but misses foursomes• Korda sisters to make history as first siblings in Solheim CupSuzann Pettersen’s propensity to create headlines at the Solheim Cup shows no sign of abating. Four years after being central to chaos ...
2019-09-12 22:32

Korda sisters paired on opening morning at Solheim Cup Americans Jessica and Nelly Korda will become the first sisters paired at a Solheim Cup when they team up in foursomes on the opening day against Europe at Gleneagles on Friday....
2019-09-13 01:32

Veterans vs Rookies? Youthful US seeks 3-peat in Solheim Cup The United States is taking one of its most inexperienced teams in Solheim Cup history to this year's match in Scotland       ...
2019-09-10 15:16

Inkster takes experience to round out Solheim Cup team Inkster goes for experience to round out Solheim Cup team with 8 players who have never played matches overseas        ...
2019-08-27 01:00

Suzann Pettersen welcomes Solheim Cup pressure after surprise wildcard • Norwegian played two events in two years after having baby• Pettersen caused outrage in 2015 event over rules incidentThe rocky alliance between Suzann Pettersen and the Solheim Cup continues after the Norwegian was surprisingly handed a wildcard p...
2019-08-12 23:48

Suzann Pettersen handed Solheim Cup wildcard after return from having baby • Norwegian returned to action in July after 14-month absence• On selection for Europe: ‘I’m delighted – it’s a massive honour’Norway’s Suzann Pettersen has been handed a Solheim Cup wildcard, despite having played just two events since November 2017...
2019-08-12 21:00

Anne van Dam takes strength from offbeat route to Solheim Cup debut Dutch 23-year-old with the ‘perfect’ swing has managed to break the mould on her journey from Arnhem to GleneaglesIt would be an exaggeration to portray Anne van Dam’s journey towards the Solheim Cup as unorthodox. Yet of the 24 participants at Glene...
2019-09-10 13:48

Solheim Cup: Team USA battles elements to take tie into decisive singles matches Strong winds and brisk temperatures should have favored Europe, but the visitors took the afternoon fourball session to go into Sunday tied 8-8.        ...
2019-09-15 03:00

Michelle Wie joining Golf Channel as an analyst during Solheim Cup coverage Michelle Wie, who is taking time off from golf in an effort to get healthy, is joining the Golf Channel as an analyst during the Solheim Cup.        ...
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2019-09-17 22:16

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2019-08-27 19:00

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2019-08-18 20:00

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2019-08-20 19:16

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2019-05-23 21:32

Boris Johnson Gains Momentum in U.K. Prime Minister Race With Support of Pro-Brexit Lawmakers (LONDON) — Boris Johnson solidified his front-runner status in the race to become Britain’s next prime minister on Tuesday, gaining backing from leading pro-Brexit lawmakers. But he faced calls from his rivals to abandon his low-profile c...
2019-06-11 17:32

Civilians ‘continue to pay highest price’ in Ukraine conflict, with peace prospects losing ‘momentum’ “Civilians continue to pay the highest price” arising from Ukraine’s on-going conflict with separatist rebels in the east, the UN Deputy Emergency Relief Coordinator told the Security Council on Tuesday, a conflict which is still claiming lives....
2019-05-21 17:16

Kamala Harris bundlers see wave of outreach post debate performance as Joe Biden's momentum fades Sen. Kamala Harris is seeing a wave of enthusiasm from donors who had no interest in backing her before she took on former Vice President Joe Biden during last week's debate. Since the debate, potential new financiers are looking to meet with he...
2019-07-04 01:32

‘Growing Wave of Support on Both Sides of the Aisle.’ New ‘Red Flag’ Gun Control Proposal Gains Momentum in Senate (WASHINGTON) — Despite frequent mass shootings, Congress has proved to be unable to pass substantial gun violence legislation, largely because of resistance from Republicans. But a bipartisan proposal by Sens. Lindsey Graham, R-S.C., and Richar...
2019-08-08 02:32

Ashleigh Barty rides momentum heading into maiden grand slam final | Simon Cambers Australia’s No 1 plans to go out and simply enjoy French Open decider against Markéta Vondroušová There have been a couple of near-misses in the 46 years since the last Australian champion at Roland Garros, with Wendy Turnbull, in 1979, and Sam Stosu...
2019-06-08 02:32

Sudan: UN chief calls for ‘positive momentum’ as civilian rule talks stall between military and opposition The UN Secretary-General has commended the progress made so far between Sudan’s military leaders and opposition forces towards agreeing a timetable for a return to civilian rule, following the overthrow of President Omar al-Bashir just over a month a...
2019-05-21 15:00

England netball team maintain winning momentum against Scotland but Layla Guscoth injury sours victory England's comprehensive win over Scotland at the Netball World Cup may have come at a price with fears that influential defender Layla Guscoth could be ruled out for the rest of the tournament....
2019-07-14 01:32

2013 CBOE Risk Management Conference Europe: CBOE to Host Second Annual CBOE RMC Europe September 30 - October 2, 2013 in Portugal CHICAGO, IL, May 31, 2013 - The Chicago Board Options Exchange (CBOE) will host the second annual CBOE Risk Management Conference (RMC) Europe, from Monday, September 30 through Wednesday, October 2, at Penha Longa Resort in Sintra, Portugal. ...
2019-05-21 22:48

E3 2019: Expo has new blockbuster video games, while streaming of games gathers momentum At the Electronic Entertainment Expo, there's buzz around Google's Stadia cloud gaming service and new 'Star Wars' and 'Doom' games.       ...
2019-06-09 21:48

Elizabeth Warren gains momentum in the 2020 race plan by plan The senator’s ‘I have a plan’ mantra has become a rallying cry as she edges her way to the top – but is it enough to get past the roadblocks of Biden and Sanders?Plan by plan, Elizabeth Warren is making inroads and gaining on her rivals in the 2020 D...
2019-06-09 12:32

Boredom sometimes holds the key for Madison Madison Keys dispatched Katerina Siniakova to reach the quarter-finals of the French Open on Monday before revealing a little-known weapon in a top tennis player's armory -- a mastery of boredom....
2019-06-03 18:48

Thomas holds on to win BMW Championship Justin Thomas had more stress than he needed Sunday before regaining control with three birdies on the back nine at Medinah to win the BMW Championship and claim the No. 1 seed going into the FedEx Cup finale        ...
2019-08-19 18:48

Kim holds mass celebration in Xi's honor Xi Jinping and Kim Jong Un attended an elaborate celebration in Pyongyang Thursday celebrating 70 years of diplomatic relations between China and North Korea, underscoring their alliance amid challenges posed by the United States....
2019-06-21 18:16

Taiwan holds Asia's first gay wedding A week after lawmakers took the historic step of legalizing gay marriage, the first same-sex couples have tied the knot in Taiwan. Yet the newly-weds are still subject to restrictions not faced by heterosexual couples....
2019-05-24 12:32

Pagenaud holds off Rossi to win Indianapolis 500 Simon Pagenaud steered clear of trouble on the track and in the pits, then out-duelled Alexander Rossi in a final lap shootout to win the Indianapolis 500 on Sunday and give team owner Roger Penske a second consecutive victory in the "The Greatest Sp...
2019-05-27 00:16

Harvick holds off Hamlin to win at New Hampshire Kevin Harvick's bizarre 2019 season got less bizarre Sunday when the Stewart-Haas Racing driver finally got his first victory. It came when he held off Denny Hamlin over the final 30 laps in winning the Foxwoods Resort Casino 301 at New Hampshire Mot...
2019-07-22 05:48

Reavie holds off Bradley, Sucher for first win in 11 years CROMWELL, Conn. (AP) — Chez Reavie won the Travelers Championship on Sunday for his second PGA Tour victory and first in 11 years, closing with a 1-under 69 for a four-stroke victory over Keegan Bradley and Zack Sucher. The 37-year-old Reavie, also t...
2019-06-24 00:48

Ukraine holds its biggest ever Gay Pride parade Huge crowds, including Western diplomats, have marched through central Kyiv for the city's annual Gay Pride parade. Authorities deployed a heavy police contingent and National Guard members to protect the participants....
2019-06-24 00:48

Fed holds rates steady. Here's what that means for your wallet Here's a breakdown of what Wednesday's Fed decision means for your bank account, mortgage, credit card, student loan balance and car payment....
2019-06-19 21:00

Pagenaud holds off Rossi to win 103rd Indy 500 Simon Pagenaud has won his first Indianapolis 500, making an audacious pass of Alexander Rossi before taking the white flag and holding off the hard-charging driver from Andretti Autosport....
2019-05-26 23:00

Israel Election Do-Over Holds New Challenges for Netanyahu Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu faces a tough re-election bid in September, the latest polls show, as he struggles to build a strong right-wing coalition that could be further challenged by the return of an old rival, former leader Ehud Bar...
2019-07-05 18:16

As ‘Rocketman’ Prepares to Take Off, Hollywood Holds Its Breath Depending on ticket sales, the R-rated musical fantasia about Elton John could have ripple effects for its star, its studio and the wider film industry....
2019-05-21 16:16

City holds first pride parade despite far-right violence A Polish city celebrated its first-ever LGBTQ equality march on Saturday, but it struck a starkly different tone to the joyous and hedonistic affairs associated with pride parades....
2019-07-21 13:32

Elton John: ‘There's no holds barred’ in ‘Rocketman’ Elton John, whose musical biopic "Rocketman" releases Friday, said it took decades for him to warm to the idea of a movie, and years more to make sure it was done honestly....
2019-05-31 17:16

Jittery Jazz holds on to win Korea Open Rising Thai talent Jazz Janewattananond blew a substantial lead on the back nine but still held on to win the Korea Open by a single stroke from local Hwang Inn-choon at Cheonan on Sunday....
2019-06-23 15:16

Rep. Ilhan Omar holds forum on immigration Democratic Congresswoman Ilhan Omar on Tuesday held a community forum in Minneapolis on immigration to discuss Department of Homeland Security's current practices for detention and deportation of migrants. (Aug. 28)     ...
2019-08-28 22:16

EU holds off on legal action against Italy over debt EU Economy Commissioner Pierre Moscovici says Italy has answered concerns about its high debt and that Brussels believes it is no longer necessary to launch legal action...
2019-07-03 15:48

Three holds more 5G trials ahead of summer launch Three has revealed it is trialling its 5G-powered home broadband service in two London boroughs and has started a series of upgrades to its 4G network which will provide the foundation for a full 5G mobile launch later this year.Earlier this month, t...
2019-06-18 14:01

Mamata Banerjee Holds Meeting With SC/ST Legislators West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee held a meeting with Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes legislators of all parties for the first time since her Trinamool Congress party came to power in......
2019-07-03 01:00

Tyndall AFB holds industry day as rebuilding gives way to upgrades The Air Force said after an industry day at Tyndall Air Force Base near Panama City, Fla., that, instead of rebuilding from Hurricane Michael, it is aiming for the 21st century, digitally integrated facility it needs....
2019-09-17 23:16

Wittmann holds off Rast to win Brands DTM opener for BMW Marco Wittmann held off last-lap pressure from DTM title rival Rene Rast to win the Brands Hatch opener, as Paul di Resta surprised the field by leading the early laps...
2019-08-10 18:48

Taiwan Holds First Gay Marriages In Historic Day For Asia Taiwan made history on Friday with Asia's first legal gay weddings as same-sex couples tied the knot in jubilant and emotional scenes, the culmination of a three-decade fight for equality....
2019-05-24 07:00

This transport stock holds the key to earnings season Trucking giant J.B. Hunt's upcoming earnings report has put the falling transport stocks back in focus, and experts are closely watching their results....
2019-07-15 21:32

| Russell holds key to Scotland's World Cup hopes Scotland coach Gregor Townsend believes he has his strongest squad in his two-year tenure, but if they are to shine at the World Cup then Finn Russell will have to be at his best....
2019-09-05 11:48

Gun-wielding granny holds wanted man at gunpoint A gun-wielding grandmother in Alabama confronted a wanted man in her driveway on Monday after he crashed a stolen car near her home, according to investigators. Marcia Black, 75, said she pointed a rifle at the suspect while her 15-year-old granddaug...
2019-06-20 11:32

Eye On Key Bills, PM Holds First All-Party Meet After Big Election Win Prime Minister Narendra Modi held his first all-party meeting - his first after reclaiming power at the centre - this morning. An all-party meeting is a customary procedure before the beginning of......
2019-06-16 10:16

Apps Purged by Apple Say It Holds the Key They Need to Get Back In Seventeen companies that make apps designed to fight iPhone addiction called on Apple to let them use technology that would resolve privacy concerns....
2019-05-31 03:16

Huawei holds on to No. 2 smartphone spot after U.S. ban: report Chinese telecom company Huawei held on to its spot as the world's second biggest smartphone vendor in the first quarter, despite being blacklisted by the United States, research and advisory firm Gartner said....
2019-05-28 16:48

Jansen holds on as Dodgers edge Cubs Cody Bellinger hit a home run, and closer Kenley Jansen found a bit of redemption as the Los Angeles Dodgers earned a 3-2 victory Sunday over the visiting Chicago Cubs....
2019-06-17 05:48

Iran tanker seizure: UK holds emergency meeting The UK's COBRA emergency committee is discussing a response to Iran's seizure of a British tanker. After talks with France and Germany, the UK said safe navigation through the Strait of Hormuz was "a top priority."...
2019-07-22 17:16

Boy holds hand of crying classmate with autism on first day of school A Kansas 2nd grader is warming hearts around the web with a photo posted online of him consoling an autistic classmate. Courtney Coko Moore of Wichita uploaded an image to Facebook of the moment her son, 8-year-old Christian, held hands with the othe...
2019-08-27 21:32

PRECIOUS-Gold holds steady ahead of Fed meeting Gold held steady in early Asian trade on Tuesday as investors awaited the start of a two-day monetary policy meeting of the U.S. Federal Reserve for clues on interest rates....
2019-06-18 08:16

Led by QB Caylin Newton, Howard can do a lot with the ball, as long as it holds on to it With explosive targets in seniors Jequez Ezzard and Kyle Anthony, the reigning MEAC offensive player of the year is focused on reducing interceptions....
2019-08-27 03:00

Vienna holds off Melbourne to top EIU ranking of most liveable cities Vienna has held off Melbourne to retain the top spot on the Economist Intelligence Unit's Global Liveability Index for 2019, further strengthening its reputation as the world's most pleasant city, while the 'gilets jaunes' protests hurt Paris' score....
2019-09-04 05:48

Faurecia holds course in 'tougher-than-expected' auto market The supplier maintained first-half profitability and reaffirmed its full-year guidance despite a decline in global auto production and the loss of seating contracts with Daimler and Citroen....
2019-07-23 21:48

Lexington Dream Factory Holds Annual Party LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 19) – The Lexington Dream Factory held their annual party at Kentucky Children’s Hospital Thursday. The Dream Factory fulfills dreams of children with critical and severe chronic conditions. Today, the organization bro...
2019-06-20 21:48

Gannett Holds Merger Talks With GateHouse Media USA Today publisher Gannett has recently held merger talks with GateHouse Media, a possible deal that would bring together the two largest newspaper groups in the country....
2019-05-31 02:48

This place holds a Guinness World Record for longest name At 85 letters, this hill named in honor of native warrior Tamatea has the longest place name in the world, according to Guinness World Records.        ...
2019-07-24 14:48

China’s Xi holds talks with Kim Jong Un in North Korea The leaders of China and North Korea were meeting in the North Korean capital, with stalled nuclear negotiations with Washington expected to be on the agenda...
2019-06-20 12:00

Motor racing: Pagenaud holds off Rossi to win Indianapolis 500 French polesitter Simon Pagenaud steered clear of trouble on the track and in the pits, then outraced Alexander Rossi to the checkered flag at the Indianapolis 500 on Sunday....
2019-05-26 22:48

Hamilton holds on in Monaco despite late Verstappen bump "Lewis Hamilton survived a late bump with Red Bull’s Max Verstappen to win the Monaco Grand Prix - although Mercedes\u0027 run of one-two finishes ended after Valtteri Bottas failed to keep his end of the bargain."...
2019-05-26 22:48

Serena Williams turns right ankle, holds on for US Open win Serena Williams awkwardly turned her right ankle in the second set of her fourth-round match at the US Open but still won        ...
2019-09-02 05:48

Altcoin's "Bloody Monday" Takes No Prisoners -- Who Holds the Key? Are this week's wild price moves evidence that cryptos are "unpredictable" markets, with sharp moves which take no prisoners? Put simply, NO. See for yourself the difference that Elliott Wave analysis can make....
2019-07-18 23:00

Huawei holds on to No. 2 smartphone spot in first quarter: report Chinese telecom company Huawei held on to its spot as the world's second biggest smartphone vendor in the first quarter, before being blacklisted by the United States, research and advisory firm Gartner said....
2019-05-28 22:32

Woodland holds nerve to stay top at US Open, Rose one behind "An ice cool Gary Woodland held his nerve under mounting pressure to secure a one-shot lead heading into the final round of the US Open after seeing off challenges from Justin Rose and Brooks Koepka at Pebble Beach on Saturday."...
2019-06-16 16:32

Netflix will ‘rethink’ Georgia shoots if abortion law holds This photograph released by the state shows Alabama Gov. Kay Ivey signing a bill that virtually outlaws abortion in the state on Wednesday, May 15, 2019, in Montgomery, Ala. Republicans who support the measure hope challenges to the law will be used ...
2019-05-29 06:00

Gilbert holds off chasers to take impressive victory in Bilbao "Belgian veteran Philippe Gilbert broke Basque hearts by rolling back the years to win in Bilbao ahead of local rider Alex Aranburu and Spaniard Fernando Barcelo after a thrilling conclusion to Stage 12 of La Vuelta."...
2019-09-05 18:00

China's Xi holds talks with North Korean leader Kim China's President Xi Jinping held talks with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un in Pyongyang as part of his two-day state visit, Chinese state media said on Thursday, without saying what they discussed....
2019-06-20 10:32

UK holds #StopTheCoup rallies against Johnson's suspension of parliament Thousands of protesters have condemned Boris Johnson for taking an "undemocratic" decision to suspend parliament. But he has defended his actions, saying he needed a clean slate to prioritize "our domestic agenda."...
2019-08-31 18:00

Led by QB Caylin Newton, Howard can do a lot with the ball, as long as it holds onto it With explosive targets in seniors Jequez Ezzard and Kyle Anthony, the reigning MEAC offensive player of the year is focused on reducing interceptions....
2019-08-27 03:00

Gary Woodland holds off Koepka and Rose to win US Open American player celebrates winning first major titleAs it happened: Scott Murray’s hole-by-hole reportThe finest tribute payable to Gary Woodland for this, his maiden major triumph, lies in the identity of the individual he held off.As Brooks Koepka ...
2019-06-17 10:16

Tucson Estates holds annual Memorial Day Parade TUCSON – The annual Memorial Day Parade at Tucson Estates was held on Monday, May 27th. The parade was put on by the American Legion, American Veterans Post, and Tucson Estates Property Owners Association. A military ceremony honored all branch...
2019-05-28 07:00

Madagascar: Pope Francis holds mass for 1 million The pontiff has urged the crowd to build history "in complete respect for the earth and its gifts." Around 1 million people gathered to hear Francis say mass in the Malagasy capital....
2019-09-08 22:16

| WATCH: Sotheby's holds first-ever rare sneaker auction Auction house Sotheby's held a first-of-its-kind auction with 100 pairs of the rarest shoes ever produced up for grabs, including a replica of the futuristic self-lacing shoes from the 1989 sequel to Back To The Future and sneakers owned by fashion d...
2019-07-13 16:16

Congress Holds Legislative Party Meet In Bengaluru Karnataka's year-old Congress-Janata Dal coalition government is on life support after yet another Independent lawmaker quit and pledged support to the BJP, taking the total number of resignations......
2019-07-09 08:00

Japan’s bare detention center holds many without convictions TOKYO (AP) — With its bare cells, the Tokyo Detention House looks much like a high-security prison, but those who get incarcerated here, including former Nissan Chairman Carlos Ghosn, have not been convicted of any crime. Japan’s system of refu...
2019-06-10 13:32

Toyota holds Le Mans 24 Hours front row after second qualifying Toyota is now on course to start the Le Mans 24 Hours first and second after its #7 and #8 LMP1 cars made significant gains in Thursday evening's qualifying session...
2019-06-14 04:32

Trump Holds Rally in Pennsylvania to Help a Congressional Candidate, and Himself The president held a rally on Monday in an area replete with culturally conservative, white, working-class voters whose energy in 2016 delivered the state’s 20 electoral votes to Mr. Trump....
2019-05-21 14:38

Fed Holds Interest Rates Steady, Hints at Possible Cuts Federal Reserve officials held their benchmark rate steady but hinted they would cut rates in the months ahead if the outlook weakens. Fed Chairman Jerome Powell also pushed back on the idea President Trump might demote him: “I have a four-year term ...
2019-06-19 22:16

Hannah Green holds her nerve and becomes major champion CHASKA, Minn. (AP) — Hannah Green held her nerve and saved par from the bunker with a 5-foot putt on the final hole to win the KPMG Women’s PGA Championship for her first major championship, and the first by an Australian in 13 years. Green clo...
2019-06-24 00:48

Nation's capital holds its Independence Day Parade The nation's capital held its Independence Day Parade along historic Constitution Avenue with the backdrop of the Washington D.C monuments. (July 4)        ...
2019-07-05 05:16

Mexico holds off Trump's fire, but seen vulnerable to new pressure Mexico avoided the most extreme immigration concession sought by U.S. President Donald Trump in the deal reached to fend off threatened tariffs, but it is left even weaker than before in the face of potential new pressure from Trump as he formally ki...
2019-06-09 10:16

Researchers question Einstein's theory of relativity, but it holds up While Einstein's century-old theory of relativity has been held up by recent research, scientists involved with the work say questions have been raised on the theory's durability....
2019-07-31 21:00

Biden more than holds his own despite race-based slam from Harris Joe Biden emerged largely unscathed during a high-decibel debate Thursday night, turning in a surprisingly passionate performance and fending off a racially charged attack by Kamala Harris....
2019-06-28 05:48

Armed robber holds up two banks with a ripe avocado Holy guacamole, this guy’s got stones. A 47-year-old man in Beersheba, the largest city in Israel’s Negev desert, has been arrested for aggravated robbery after stealing nearly 30,000 Israeli shekels (about $8,300 US) from two banks in th...
2019-06-10 22:16

Explosion reported at Russian lab that holds smallpox virus ​A explosion caused a fire at a Russian research lab that is one of two facilities in the world to keep samples of the deadly smallpox virus. The blast happened Monday during repairs at the Russian State Center for Research on Virology and Biotechnol...
2019-09-17 20:32

You can now buy a waterproof purse that holds 6 mini bottles of prosecco Stickybaby Ruffino has teamed up with Brooklyn-based designer Stickybaby to design a purse that can hold up to six mini bottles of prosecco. The Ruffino Prosecco Six-Pack is a transparent tote bag with movable inserts. It's also waterproof, so you ...
2019-07-02 04:00

PACC holds free microchip, drive-through clinic TUCSON – Ahead of the Fourth of July festivities, Pima Animal Care Center will be hosting a free microchip clinic. The clinic will be from 3 p.m. to 5 p.m. on Wednesday, at 4000 N. Silverbell Rd. PACC says pets are often frightened by July 4 firework...
2019-07-04 00:00

Gas Explosion at Russian Lab That Holds Ebola and Smallpox Samples A gas explosion has sparked a fire at a Russian bioweapons facility which stores viruses including Ebola, smallpox and Anthrax. The blast occurred on Monday after a gas cylinder exploded during scheduled repair work on the fifth floor of the six-stor...
2019-09-17 21:00

Polish city holds first LGBTQ pride parade despite far-right violence A Polish city celebrated its first-ever LGBTQ equality march on Saturday, but it struck a starkly different tone to the joyous and hedonistic affairs associated with pride parades....
2019-07-21 12:32

Billions schemes its way back to square one in a no-holds-barred finale “Can people change” is a bit of an overwrought theme for TV these days, the motivating engine of a thousand antihero shows that almost always answer either “no, but it’s complicated” or “yes, but it’s complicated.” But it’s been the overarching quest...
2019-06-10 05:16

India China Row Holds Up Deal Covering A Third of Global Trade Covering nearly half of the globe's population, the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership was proclaimed "the world's biggest regional free trade deal" when talks started in 2012....
2019-09-11 21:32

Bury holds its breath as club teeters on brink of expulsion Nerves and tempers fray among those awaiting midnight cut-off that could end fight for survival As the sun dipped behind Gigg Lane stadium a crowd huddled around a single car, listening to the news and praying for the future of their beloved Bury FC....
2019-08-23 21:00

BJP Holds Protests In West Bengal Against Trinamool's Cut-Money Issue The BJP held statewide demonstrations in West Bengal todayin protest against TMC leaders taking "cut" money from the beneficiaries of government schemes....
2019-07-18 22:48

Iran holds back on threat to breach nuclear deal Country may be waiting on outcome of talks setting out plans to kickstart trade with EUIran has held back on its threat to make its first breach of the nuclear deal and may be waiting for the outcome of talks with EU powers, China and Russia in Vienn...
2019-06-27 20:16

Erik Jones holds off Busch to win rain-delayed Southern 500 Erik Jones took the lead less than 90 laps from the end and held off Joe Gibbs Racing teammate Kyle Busch over the final 50 laps to win the rain-delayed Southern 500 that ended nearly eight hours after its scheduled start Monday morning   ...
2019-09-02 12:48

RBI Holds Meeting Over Coin-Storage Crisis Of Banks In Shirdi The Reserve Bank of India has instructed nationalised banks to continue to accept coins deposited by the Saibaba temple at Shirdi in Maharashtra, the temple's managing body said Wednesday....
2019-06-20 06:00

Dark Phoenix proves the X-Men need a no-holds-barred Marvel resurrection With the latest movie having a poor showing at the US box office and its best instalments Logan and Deadpool taking place outside the main continuum, the mutant saga won’t be missedIs it mere coincidence that the longest-running big-screen superhero ...
2019-06-13 13:48

Iceland holds ceremony for first glacier lost to climate change Iceland is commemorating the loss of glacier Okjokull with the Prime Minister and guests from international universities and the United Nations. The ceremony is intended to provoke real emotions to climate change....
2019-08-18 12:32

UPDATE 1-Equinor to sell 16% shares it holds in Lundin Petroleum for about $1.56 bln Norwegian oil and gas firm Equinor ASA on Sunday said it will sell a 16% stake in Lundin Petroleum AB for about $1.56 billion, and in return acquire an additional 2.6% stake in Johan Sverdrup oilfield....
2019-07-07 19:16

Taiwan navy holds drill amid China tensions HUALIEN, Taiwan (AP) — Taiwan’s navy has held a major live-firing exercise off the island’s east coast in an area increasingly threatened by Chinese ships and planes. Wednesday’s drills are part of the annual Han Kuang exercises tha...
2019-05-22 10:48

Norway holds Muslim cleric for 4 weeks after Italy trial A Norwegian court has ordered an Iraqi-born Muslim cleric held in custody for four weeks after he was sentenced to 12 years in prison in Italy for terror offenses...
2019-07-18 10:16

UN Security Council Holds Closed-Door Meeting On Kashmir The United Nations Security Council on Friday held a rare closed-door meeting to discuss the central government's move to end the special status of Jammu and Kashmir after Pakistan -- backed by its......
2019-08-16 21:16

S Jaishankar Holds Talks With French, Turkish Foreign Ministers External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar has held telephonic conversations with his French and Turkish counterparts with a focus on enhancing the bilateral ties with the two countries....
2019-06-06 04:48

Iceland holds funeral for first glacier lost to climate change Nation commemorates the once huge Okjokull glacier with plaque that warns action is needed to prevent climate changeIceland has marked its first-ever loss of a glacier to climate change as scientists warn that hundreds of other ice sheets on the suba...
2019-08-19 08:00

Iceland holds funeral for glacier lost to climate change Mourners in Iceland have gathered to commemorate Okjokull, a 700-year-old glacier that was declared dead five years ago and has shriveled to a small patch of ice atop a volcano. Prime Minister Katrin Jakobsdóttir and Environment Minister Gudmundur In...
2019-08-19 15:16

Gary Woodland holds off Brooks Koepka charge to win US Open PEBBLE BEACH, Calif. — Gary Woodland denied Brooks Koepka’s bold bid at history and made U.S. Open memories of his own Sunday with two clutch shots, a birdie putt on the final hole and that silver trophy in his hands at Pebble Beach. Yeah, he&#...
2019-06-17 08:48

METALS-London copper holds steady, heads for best week in 12 London copper prices were flat in early Asian trade on Friday, holding on to gains made after the United States and top metals consumer China agreed to restart trade talks and amid signs the Federal Reserve may further cut interest rates this year. ...
2019-06-21 07:16

Hungary F3: Lundgaard holds off Fewtrell to seal lights-to-flag win Renault Formula 1 junior Christian Lundgaard led from lights-to-flag for ART Grand Prix to become the sixth different winner in nine races in FIA Formula 3 this season...
2019-08-03 19:32

Vintage Federer holds off Nadal to reach Wimbledon final A vintage display by Roger Federer took him past Rafael Nadal into the Wimbledon final in an eagerly-anticipated first grasscourt duel between the great rivals for 11 years on Friday....
2019-07-12 22:16

Tucson VA holds medical support assistant job fair Friday TUCSON –The Tucson VA Medical Center is hosting a Medical Support Assistant job fair Friday. The fair will be from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., in the R.E. Lindsey Auditorium, building 4 at 3601 S. Sixth Avenue. Applicants are encouraged to take resumes, suppo...
2019-06-14 19:32

Venezuela pro-government legislature holds session, may disband congress Venezuela's pro-government legislature holds a session on Monday amid accusations it is planning to disband the opposition-run parliament and convene early legislative elections, potentially escalating the country's political crisis....
2019-08-12 17:00

Notre Dame Cathedral holds first mass since devastating fire The Notre Dame Cathedral in Paris held its first mass since the April fire that destroyed parts of the iconic landmark.        ...
2019-06-16 00:00

Martin Truex Jr. holds off Kyle Busch to win his third Cup race at Sonoma How the Toyota/Save Mart 350, the 16th race in the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series, played out Sunday at Sonoma Raceway.       ...
2019-06-24 01:48

UPDATE 1-Gannett holds merger talks with Gatehouse Media - WSJ USA Today owner Gannett Co Inc has recently discussed the possibility of a merger with Gatehouse Media Inc, the Wall Street Journal reported https://www.wsj.com/articles/gannett-holds-merger-talks-with-gatehouse-media-11559228913 on Thursday, citing ...
2019-05-30 19:48

| Britain holds crisis talks after Iran seizes tanker British Prime Minister Theresa May has chaired an emergency meeting of ministers and security officials to discuss how to respond after Iran seized a UK-flagged tanker in the Gulf....
2019-07-23 00:00

Vatican college space holds bones of dozens, expert says A genetics expert retained by the family of a Vatican girl who went missing in 1983 said a cavernous underground space near a Vatican cemetery holds thousands of bones that appear to be from dozens of individuals both “adult and non-adult”...
2019-07-21 01:16

UK PM Johnson holds Belfast talks on Brexit backstop riddle Britain's new Prime Minister Boris Johnson held talks with allies in Northern Ireland on Wednesday in a bid to solve the Irish border conundrum that has scuppered all efforts to secure an orderly withdrawal from the European Union....
2019-07-31 19:32

Kyle Busch holds off Allgaier to notch fourth Brickyard win It was more of the same for Kyle Busch in Saturday's Indiana 250 NASCAR Xfinity Series race at Indianapolis Motor Speedway in Speedway, Ind., but "more of the same" was anything but easy....
2019-09-08 12:16

This kid holds the world record for solving Rubik’s cube — with his feet He’s ready to square off. Daniel Rose-Levine, 16, holds the Guinness World Record for solving a Rubik’s cube — with his feet. The upstate Red Hook, NY, teen can do it in 16.9 seconds, or as long as it takes some people to put on shoes and lace them u...
2019-08-11 11:16

| Leclerc holds off Mercedes pursuit to give Ferrari Monza win Charles Leclerc stayed calm under pressure from Mercedes pair Lewis Hamilton and Valtteri Bottasto give Ferrari a first Italian Grand Prix victory since 2010....
2019-09-08 17:16

Albania holds local elections amid political turmoil TIRANA, Albania (AP) — Albanians have started to cast ballots to elect mayors and city councils, or parliaments, amid a tense political conflict with the opposition boycotting the municipal elections. Votes will be cast Sunday to pick authorities tha...
2019-06-30 09:32

Lewis Hamilton holds Max Verstappen at bay to win Monaco Grand Prix • Dutch driver finishes second but penalty moves him to fourth• Sebastian Vettel jumps up to second with Valtteri Bottas thirdLewis Hamilton won the Monaco Grand Prix from pole position with a commanding if somewhat nerve-racking drive as he struggle...
2019-05-26 19:32

Actress Alyssa Milano holds off on 2020 presidential endorsement WASHINGTON – Actress and activist Alyssa Milano said she’s “playing the field” when it comes to 2020 Democratic candidates and isn’t ready to settle down and endorse anyone – despite her friendship with former Vice President Joe Biden. “T...
2019-06-19 08:32

The Latest: Truex holds off Busch to defend Sonoma title SONOMA, Calif. (AP) — The Latest on the NASCAR Cup Series race in Sonoma (all times local): Martin Truex Jr. has won the NASCAR Cup Series race at Sonoma Raceway for the second straight year, comfortably holding off teammate Kyle Busch for his fourth...
2019-06-24 00:48

Golf: Reavie holds off Bradley for first tour victory in 11 years Chez Reavie took advantage of a three-shot swing at the 17th hole to win his first PGA Tour event in 11 years by four strokes at the Travelers Championship on Sunday....
2019-06-24 03:48

Lewis Hamilton holds on to win dramatic Monaco Grand Prix A brilliant defensive drive from Lewis Hamilton saw the Brit extend his championship lead on the day the F1 world remembered Niki Lauda. Germany's Sebastian Vettel came in second to end Mercedes' perfect start....
2019-05-26 18:00

US holds talks with European allies on Afghan peace deal U.S. Defense Secretary Mark Esper briefs allied officials in Europe on an emerging peace deal with the Taliban but cautions that no final deal has been sealed to end the longest war in American history...
2019-09-04 23:00

'I feel lucky': Taiwan holds first gay marriages in historic day for Asia Hundreds of couples tie the knot after parliament became the first in Asia to legalise same-sex marriageAfter decades of campaigning and waiting, Taiwan has welcomed hundreds of same-sex couples as they exercised their new legal rights to tie the kno...
2019-05-24 08:32

| Paris's Notre-Dame holds first mass since devastating blaze The Notre Dame cathedral in Paris hosted its first mass on Saturday exactly two months after a devastating blaze, with priests and worshippers wearing hard hats to protect themselves against possible falling debris....
2019-06-16 13:16

Bank of Canada holds rates at 1.75% with no hint about future moves Canada's central bank said the economic damage from the U.S.-China trade war is worse than expected but did not mention the possibility of a future rate cut....
2019-09-04 22:32

Farooq Abdullah Holds "Chai Pe Charcha" In BJP Bastion Jammu A day after taking oath as a Lok Sabha member from Srinagar, former Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Farooq Abdullah Tuesday held a National Conference version of "chai pe charcha" in the newly-turned......
2019-06-19 07:16

Amazon Holds Talks With Indonesian Ride-Hailing Startup Gojek Amazon and Indonesian ride-hailing startup Gojek have held preliminary talks on a partnership, which could expand the online retail giant's services into a populous new market....
2019-08-28 18:16

Fed Holds Rates Steady, Hints at Cuts if Outlook Doesn't Improve Federal Reserve officials held interest rates steady, but strongly suggested they would cut them in the months ahead if an economic outlook clouded by uncertainty over trade policy didn’t improve....
2019-06-20 04:48

MK Dons’ Alex Gilbey holds nerve to knock out AFC Wimbledon in shootout “We are the resurrection” read a banner in the Chemflow End at Kingsmeadow. It was the false prophets who came away with victory though, as MK Dons beat AFC Wimbledon on penalties to claim a fifth victory from the eight encounters between these most ...
2019-08-14 01:48

Watch live: House judiciary committee holds hearing without Don McGahn The House judiciary committee will go ahead with a hearing Tuesday that was supposed to include testimony from former White House counsel Don McGahn about the Justice Department's Russia investigation....
2019-05-21 16:16

Singapore holds gay pride rally amid calls for repeal of colonial-era law Thousands of people took part in Singapore's annual gay pride rally on Saturday, with many calling for a law banning gay sex to be scrapped following similar measures elsewhere in the region....
2019-06-29 18:16

Oil rises on supply cuts, but weak economy holds market back Oil prices rose on Monday after Saudi Arabia said producer club OPEC and Russia should restrict supplies to current levels, while Washington's withdrawal of a tariff threat against Mexico removed a cloud over the global economy....
2019-06-10 09:32

Cycling: Carapaz holds off Nibali as Roglic loses more ground in Giro Ecuador's Richard Carapaz took a big step towards a Giro d'Italia title by holding off two-time champion Vincenzo Nibali and increasing his lead over Primoz Roglic in Tuesday's 16th stage....
2019-05-28 19:48

Federal Reserve holds steady on rates but signals possible cuts ahead The US Federal Reserve held interest rates steady on Wednesday but signaled possible rate cuts of as much as half a percentage point over the remainder of this year, as it responded to increased economic uncertainty and a drop in expected inflation. ...
2019-06-19 23:48

Trump holds historic meeting with Kim with a tweet, handshake and 'flowers of hope' U. S. President Donald Trump took a historic step into North Korea on Sunday, drawing on his penchant for showmanship and surprise to pull off talks with Kim Jong Un in the Demilitarized Zone (DMZ) that divides the two Koreas....
2019-06-30 15:32

Taliban car bomb kills at least 14 as group holds peace talks in Qatar A Taliban attack on a government security compound in central Afghanistan on Sunday killed at least eight security personnel, six civilians and wounded more than 180, officials said, as rival Afghan groups met in Qatar to discuss peace....
2019-07-07 13:32

Iceland's Eurovision entry Hatari holds up Palestinian flag during contest Iceland's hair-raising heavy metal Eurovision act Hatari raised Palestinian flags during their appearance on the show, which had been steeped in controversy over its host country of Israel....
2019-05-21 19:01

Anger as grinning Trump gives thumbs-up while Melania holds El Paso orphan Backlash over picture posted on first lady’s Twitter accountTwo-month-old’s parents shot dead in attack that killed 22A backlash is building over a picture posted by Melania Trump on Twitter that showed her and Donald Trump smiling broadly while hold...
2019-08-10 01:16

CBS holds bizarre ‘pep rally’ for staffers amid ‘Evening News’ shake-up Norah O'Donnell, news division president Susan Zirinsky and new executive producer Kim Godwin starred in taped “music video” set to a DJ Khaled song....
2019-07-11 22:32

Instant view: Fed holds interest rates steady, sets up for cuts The U.S. Federal Reserve held interest rates steady on Wednesday but signaled possible rate cuts of as much as half a percentage point over the remainder of this year, as it responded to increased economic uncertainty and a drop in expected inflation...
2019-06-19 23:00

Dane Cameron holds off Felipe Nasr for IMSA victory in Detroit Team Acura Penske's Dane Cameron held off a charging Felipe Nasr to secure a second successive IMSA victory for himself and team-mate Juan Pablo Montoya...
2019-06-01 21:00

Trump poses with thumbs up as first lady holds baby orphaned in gun attack A photo of Donald Trump and his wife Melania broadly smiling and giving a thumbs up while holding a baby orphaned in a recent mass shooting has sparked debate....
2019-08-10 09:16

Zelenskiy's party in spotlight as Ukraine holds snap parliament election Ukrainians vote in a snap parliamentary election on Sunday that could consolidate the power of new President Volodymyr Zelenskiy and hand the novice politician a stronger mandate for driving change in the war-scarred nation....
2019-07-21 07:16

Shibuno holds off Salas to win Women's British Open on debut Hinako Shibuno of Japan finished with a birdie to win the Women's British Open by one shot over Lizette Salas as she wrapped up a stunning major championship debut        ...
2019-08-05 01:32

Redemption awaits Algeria’s Youcef Belaili if form holds against Nigeria From a ban for drug use in 2016 to an enduring strike partnership with Baghdad Bounedjah, destiny appears to be on the side of Djamel Belmadi’s unheralded mavericksIn March 2016 a shot at the Africa Cup of Nations title was the last of Youcef Belaili...
2019-07-13 15:32

Nirmala Sitharaman Holds Pre-Budget Meeting With State Finance Ministers Nirmala Sitharaman had earlier reviewed the state of the economy and discussed various budget-related suggestions and proposals at a meeting with financial sector regulators....
2019-06-21 12:16

Sharad Pawar Holds Meetings To Prepare For Maharashtra Assembly Polls Nationalist Congress Party chief Sharad Pawar and other senior leaders are holding meetings to identify candidates for the Maharashtra Assembly polls slated for later this year, a party functionary......
2019-06-21 16:32

Simon Pagenaud dominates, holds off Alexander Rossi to score first Indianapolis 500 win Frenchman wins his first Indianapolis 500 title, leading over 100 laps and holding off Alexander Rossi in a 13-lap sprint to the checkered flag.        ...
2019-05-27 00:16

China holds drills in Taiwan Strait and calls for sanctions against US companies China held military drills off the coast of Taiwan as tensions rise between Beijing and Washington over US support for the island that China views as a part of its territory....
2019-07-16 06:32

Autocar confidential: Volvo's views on saloons, Lexus holds on to hybrids and more Our reporters empty their notebooks to round up a week in gossip from across the automotive industry In this week's stroll through motoring's backstage area, we hear how Volkswagen plans to revolutionise online car buying, why Lexus thinks hybrids a...
2019-06-04 11:48

Israel holds 5G mobile network tender, aims for 2020 launch Israel launched a tender for fifth-generation (5G) cellular frequencies on Sunday, hoping discounts to cash-strapped mobile phone operators battling fierce competition will entice bids....
2019-07-14 19:32

Private equity firm Catalyst now holds about 16% of Hudson's Bay shares -source Catalyst Capital Group Inc now holds roughly 16% of Hudson's Bay Co shares after investors participated in its tender offer, bolstering the buyout firm's position against a take-private deal, a source familiar with the matter said on Tuesday....
2019-09-11 01:16

China holds drills in Taiwan Strait, calls for sanctions against US companies The Chinese government held military drills off the coast of Taiwan as tensions rise between Beijing and Washington over US support for the island that China views as a renegade province....
2019-07-15 19:48

UPDATE 1-Private equity firm Catalyst now holds about 16% of Hudson's Bay shares Catalyst Capital Group Inc holds roughly 16% of Hudson's Bay Co shares after investors took part in its tender offer, bolstering the buyout firm's position against a take-private deal, according to a Canadian securities filing made on Tuesday....
2019-09-11 01:16

Satoshi Nakaboto: ‘Bitcoin now holds 70% of the total crypto market share’ Our robot colleague Satoshi Nakaboto writes about Bitcoin every fucking day. Welcome to another edition of Bitcoin Today, where I, Satoshi Nakaboto, tell you what’s been going on with Bitcoin in the past 24 hours. As Kierkegaard used to say: Money ma...
2019-08-21 14:00

New Zealand Parliament speaker holds, feeds lawmaker’s baby at debate New Zealand’s Parliament speaker cradled and bottle-fed another lawmaker’s infant son as he presided over a debate this week — warming hearts in the room and on social media when the snap went viral. Trevor Mallard held Tūtānekai Smith-Coffey, ...
2019-08-22 18:48

Bottas holds edge over Hamilton in Autosport readers' driver ratings Valtteri Bottas still holds a small lead over Mercedes Formula 1 team-mate Lewis Hamilton in the Autosport readers' driver ratings heading into the Monaco Grand Prix...
2019-05-24 20:48

Bernie Sanders holds first home state rally of 2020 campaign MONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) — Presidential hopeful Sen. Bernie Sanders has held his first home state rally of his 2020 campaign, telling a large crowd on the Vermont Statehouse lawn that his ideas that seemed radical to some in the last presidential electio...
2019-05-26 02:16

Israel holds back on Trump's Democrat Jews 'disloyalty' remark Israeli officials on Wednesday offered a muted response to remarks by U.S. President Donald Trump who said American Jews who vote for the Democratic Party were 'disloyal.'...
2019-08-22 09:32

Roger Stone holds Staten Island fundraiser to help with money woes An upbeat Roger Stone drew a standing-room-only crowd at his Staten Island legal defense fundraiser Saturday night, complaining to supporters about the “relentless attacks” against him in the media but stopping short of violating the gag ...
2019-06-23 11:16

Monza F2: Aitken holds off King to clinch sprint race victory Renault Formula 1 junior Jack Aitken took a third win of the Formula 2 season at Monza following an epic battle with Jordan King and Ferrari junior Callum Ilott...
2019-09-08 13:16

De Blasio holds press conference during Cuomo event he wasn’t invited to Gov. Andrew Cuomo came to Manhattan Thursday to announce a major domestic terrorism initiative, and while he invited City Council Speaker Corey Johnson and Brooklyn Rep. Hakeem Jeffries, there was a New York official who notably wasn’t there &#...
2019-08-16 15:48

Bruce Springsteen Holds the Key to Salvation for a British Teen in Blinded By the Light Bruce Springsteen has been a worldwide, stadium-filling superstar for so long now that it’s easy to forget that many of us first heard his music in far more intimate settings, spinning on a record player late at night or rushing through a set o...
2019-08-16 17:48

Ukraine president holds contest for new 'highly moral' lawmaker candidates Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskiy's team on Monday invited applications from members of the public to fight a snap election in July for his new Servant of the People party, betting they can wrench power from a discredited political class....
2019-05-27 16:16

U.S. House holds 2 Trump officials in contempt over 2020 census dispute The action marks an escalation of Democratic efforts to use their House majority to aggressively investigate the inner workings of the Trump administration....
2019-07-18 05:32

| A damning photo holds a Swiss-Russian mine accountable in Guatemala A group of fishermen from an indigenous community in Guatemala demanded to know more about the environmental impact of a ferronickel mine established on their ancestral land. One of them was killed, and a local reporter was criminalised for covering ...
2019-06-20 07:48

China's yuan holds soft tone after worst week in over a year China's yuan inched down against the dollar on Friday as traders awaited Beijing and Washington's next moves in their bruising tariff tussle, taking a breather after a rapid sell-off earlier this week that sparked fears of an all-out currency war....
2019-08-09 09:16

House holds Barr, Ross in criminal contempt over census documents The U.S. House of Representatives voted on Wednesday to hold Attorney General William Barr and Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross in criminal contempt for defying congressional subpoenas related to the U.S. census....
2019-07-18 11:32

Dutch high court holds gov't partly liable for 1995 'Srebrenica massacre' The Netherlands government was 10 percent responsible for the deaths of 350 people in the 1995 Srebrennica genocide in Bosnia, the Dutch Supreme Court ruled Friday....
2019-07-19 19:00

House holds AG Barr, Ross in contempt over 2020 census citizenship question The House of Representatives voted Wednesday to hold US Attorney General William Barr and Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross in contempt over the White House’s failed push to add a citizenship question to the 2020 census. By a vote of 230 to 198, t...
2019-07-18 02:16

Disneyland holds auditions for Stormtroopers to work on ‘Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge’ Disneyland is looking for a few good stormtroopers to help defend the Dark Side in the California park’s new “Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge.” Auditions were held Friday for men and women who want to don the white armor and join the villainous First Order ...
2019-05-24 20:16

UPDATE 2-Brazil Supreme Court minister holds up sale of Petrobras units A Brazilian Supreme Court judge has issued an injunction suspending some major divestments by Petroleo Brasileiro SA, according to a document seen by Reuters on Monday, possibly creating a major headache for the state-run oil firm....
2019-05-28 03:32

High school grad holds pizza party for homeless instead of graduation bash Leanne Carrasco ordered 95 pizzas. The high school senior and her friends filled up goody bags and awaited a celebratory crowd. But this was not your typical graduation party....
2019-06-05 07:16

Transportation Secretary Chao reportedly still holds construction co. stake she pledged to divest Elaine Chao's shares have risen in value by more than $40,000 since the month she said she would let go of them, the Wall Street Journal reported....
2019-05-28 16:48

Trump holds press conference with UK PM Theresa May, tells her to ‘stick around’ for trade deal President Trump on Tuesday was set to hold a press conference with outgoing U.K. Prime Minister Theresa May, hours after he told her to “stick around” to complete a long-awaited trade deal with the U.S....
2019-06-04 15:00

After Taiwan buys arms, China holds military drills on southeast coast China's military recently carried out air and naval drills along its southeast coast, the Defence Ministry said on Sunday, following the latest arms sales from the United States to self-ruled Taiwan, which China claims as a renegade province....
2019-07-14 07:48

House holds William Barr, Wilbur Ross in criminal contempt of Congress The House voted on Wednesday to ask the Justice Department to prosecute Attorney General William Barr and Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross for defying congressional subpoenas, an escalation in House Democrats’ ongoing oversight battle with the Trump ad...
2019-07-18 08:32

Netanyahu holds cabinet meeting in occupied West Bank ahead of election Government meeting is the first in Palestinian territories for almost two decadesBenjamin Netanyahu has held his final pre-election cabinet meeting in the Palestinian territories, in a clear appeal to hardline nationalists two days before a vote in w...
2019-09-16 10:32

Ajit Doval Visits Russia, Holds Talks With Counterpart Amid J&K Decision In the backdrop of renewed focus on Kashmir issue, National Security Advisor Ajit Doval visited Moscow on Thursday and held talks with his Russian counterpart Nikolai Patrushev during which both sides......
2019-08-22 01:00

Amit Shah Holds Meetings With Leaders From 3 Assembly Poll-Bound States Union Home Minister and BJP president Amit Shah today held meetings with the party's core group leaders from three Assembly poll-bound states. Party sources said Mr Shah held separate meetings with......
2019-06-09 18:00

Brazil Judge Holds Mining Company Liable for Damages of Deadly Dam Breach The ruling represented the first time the mining giant Vale has been formally held responsible for a disaster that unleashed a wave of toxic mud and killed at least 247 people....
2019-07-10 17:48

China's Fosun holds talks to buy Thomas Cook's main holiday business The world's oldest travel company Thomas Cook edged closer to a break up on Monday after its biggest shareholder, China's Fosun Tourism, made a preliminary approach for the British group's core holiday operations....
2019-06-10 12:48

Tokyo zoo holds escape drill with world's most committed polar bear actor Daniel Day-Lewis and Christian Bale, accomplished method actors that they are, pale in comparison to a lesser known, far more committed thespian: the anonymous person who dresses up like a polar bear and chases people around during escape drills at a...
2019-06-29 00:16

North Korea holds mass celebration in Xi's honor amid talks on US tensions Xi Jinping and Kim Jong Un attended an elaborate celebration in Pyongyang Thursday celebrating 70 years of diplomatic relations between China and North Korea, underscoring their alliance amid challenges posed by the United States....
2019-06-21 10:16

Fate of Missouri's only abortion clinic at stake as St. Louis judge holds hearing The fate of Missouri's only abortion clinic will be at stake on Tuesday when a St. Louis judge hears arguments in Planned Parenthood's lawsuit aimed at forcing state health officials to renew the facility's license to perform the procedure....
2019-06-04 13:48

Kobe Bryant holds court on Coco, Shaq and new book during visit to US Open Former Los Angeles Lakers star Kobe Bryant spent time with children in the Net Generation while promoting his book 'Legacy and the Queen' in New York.       ...
2019-08-29 22:32

Trump administration holds off redirecting California's high-speed rail money The Trump administration on Wednesday agreed not to immediately redirect nearly $1 billion it is withholding from California's high-speed rail project, one of several disputes between Republican Trump and the Democratic-controlled state....
2019-05-23 01:16

Zelenskiy seeks broader mandate as Ukraine holds snap parliament election Ukrainians voted in a snap parliamentary election on Sunday that is expected to strengthen President Volodymyr Zelenskiy's hold on power, handing the novice politician a broader mandate for driving change in a nation at war....
2019-07-21 14:00

Nintendo holds indie showcase for Switch with 'Ori and the Blind Forest,' 'Hotline Miami' Nintendo presented an indie showcase for the Switch on Monday, announcing games such as "Ori and the Blind Forest" and "Hotline Miami Collection" for the console....
2019-08-20 00:16

Gary Woodland holds off defending champ Brooks Koepka to win U.S. Open at Pebble Beach Gary Woodland won his first major by holding off two-time defending U.S. Open champion Brooks Koepka in the final round at Pebble Beach.       ...
2019-06-17 08:00

Georgia cop holds on to suspect's vehicle as he's dragged onto freeway after traffic stop, video shows A police officer is recovering from injuries after he was dragged and half of his body was left hanging out of a fleeing driver's vehicle on Thursday following a routine traffic stop in Georgia....
2019-08-03 19:48

Warsaw holds massive pride parade amid backlash against LGBT rights movement The largest gay pride parade in Eastern Europe is bringing thousands of people to the streets of Warsaw. Saturday’s parade comes at a time when the LGBT rights movement in Poland is targeted by hate speech and a government campaign depicting it as a ...
2019-06-09 00:48

'I'm pretty good': Gary Woodland holds off Koepka and Rose to win first major at US Open – video Gary Woodland held his nerve to claim his first major with a three-shot victory at the US Open on Sunday, bringing Brooks Koepka's two-year reign to an end.Woodland had not managed a top-10 finish in his first 27 majors before last year's PGA Champio...
2019-06-17 21:32

Rashida Tlaib holds back tears while reading aloud death threat she received Rep. Rashida Tlaib expressed emotion during a committee hearing addressing white supremacy on Tuesday when she read aloud a death threat she received after the New Zealand mosque attacks. The Michigan Democrat, who is one of the first Muslim women el...
2019-06-05 14:32

Trade union holds up Silicon Valley residential project over potential threat to birds A California trade union is seeking to block a major residential construction project in the heart of housing-starved Silicon Valley, claiming there will be a bloodbath of birds due to the proposed building's reflective windows....
2019-06-08 11:32

AOC 'squad' holds news conference after Trump doubles down on explosive call for them to 'go back' home Hours after President Trump forcefully doubled down on his explosive call for progressive congresswomen to "go back" to where they came from -- and demanded they "apologize" for what he called their anti-American "hate" -- four of those Democrats are...
2019-07-15 23:32

Kobe Bryant holds court on Coco, Shaq and watches tennis with Colin Kaepernick Former Los Angeles Lakers star Kobe Bryant spent time with children in the Net Generation while promoting his book 'Legacy and the Queen' in New York.       ...
2019-08-30 07:00

As Oklahoma holds out for respite from rains, the overflowing Arkansas River poses a continued threat A levee sinkhole in Sand Springs posed yet another threat as crews across the state braced for Oklahoma's worst-ever flooding amid severe weather.        ...
2019-05-30 04:32

Turning blue: China Inc holds breath as Beijing eyes smog-free skies for National Day When the sun comes up in Beijing on Oct. 1, the Chinese government will aim to celebrate its 70th birthday under a brilliant blue sky - and factory bosses hope they can get through it without blanket closures....
2019-09-17 17:00

Moment Tesco raider holds hostages at gunpoint during series of raids in south London shops This is the moment an armed robber held Tesco staff hostage at gunpoint during a series of "violent and threatening" raids on south London convenience stores....
2019-09-12 13:00

Expert says Vatican space holds bones of dozens amid bid to solve girl’s 1983 disappearance A genetics expert hired by the family of a 15-year-old girl who disappeared in 1983 said Saturday that an underground space near a Vatican cemetery holds thousands of "adult and non-adult" bones that appear to be from dozens of individuals....
2019-07-20 23:00

Stifling Michigan State defense holds Tulsa to minus-73 rushing yards in season opener The offense is a work in progress, but Michigan State's defense showed it could be all-world great in a 28-7 season-opening win over Tulsa.       ...
2019-08-31 20:32

House oversight holds William Barr, Wilbur Ross in contempt for defying subpoena over census The House oversight committee voted to hold Attorney General William Barr and Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross in contempt of Congress for defying a subpoena regarding the inclusion of a citizenship question on the 2020 ce...
2019-06-13 07:00

South Korea's central bank holds rates steady but trade woes strengthen calls to cut South Korea's central bank kept monetary policy unchanged on Friday but a split vote in the decision provided a firm signal the bank was shifting to a dovish footing as the intensifying Sino-U.S. trade war bolstered the case for more stimulus....
2019-05-31 11:00

Chad Brown holds strong hand in weekend turf; Saudi Cup to be world's richest race With turf racing at Arlington Park and Saratoga taking center stage, trainer Chad Brown has a strong hand in every major event; Saudi Arabian racing officials announce a new $20 million race, the world's richest....
2019-08-10 11:48

Nikita Khrushchev’s Son Watched his Father Lose the Space Race. 50 Years After the Moon Landing, He Holds No Grudge Chernobyl was an awfully nice place to be half a century or so ago. Named after the wormwood herb that grew wild there, the town had a modest population, a river that ran clear, and open land for camping and star-gazing. So that was where Sergei Khru...
2019-07-02 20:16

Monaco Grand Prix result: Lewis Hamilton holds off Max Verstappen to claim hard-fought victory Lewis Hamilton held off the spirited challenge of Max Verstappen to claim a frantic wire-to-wire victory at the Monaco Grand Prix on a day when the world of Formula One paid tribute to late motorsport icon Niki Lauda....
2019-05-26 20:16

G7 summit: Boris Johnson in charm offensive as he holds talks with leaders to position UK for post-Brexit world Boris Johnson has used the closing stages of the G7 summit to hold a series of talks with world leaders as he seeks to position Britain for a post-Brexit world....
2019-08-26 19:32

Fantasy Baseball Midseason Top 25 Prospects: Bo Bichette, Jesus Luzardo may be closer, but Wander Franco holds top spot in rankings Between promotions, injuries, risers and fallers, the prospect landscape has changed a bit in half a season's time. Scott White unveils new rankings, focusing on those who have yet to reach the majors....
2019-07-04 19:48

Gary Woodland holds off Brooks Koepka to secure maiden major title with US Open victory at Pebble Beach American Gary Woodland struggled to put into words the feeling of winning his first major title on Father's Day after holding off the challenge of defending champion Brooks Koepka to win the 119th US Open....
2019-06-17 15:16

Netflix will 'rethink' Georgia shoots if abortion law holds Regarding Georgia's recently passed abortion law, Netflix said it will contest the legislation should the law going into effect.        ...
2019-05-28 23:48

Charlton boss Lee Bowyer '50-50' to leave club as he holds out for improved contract offer Lee Bowyer is ready to walk away from Charlton if owner Roland Duchatelet does not meet his contract expectations when talks over the manager's future resume this week....
2019-06-17 15:16

South Korea holds emergency national security meeting amid new North Korea launches South Korea's president convened an emergency national security council meeting after his government detected North Korea's launch of two unidentified projectiles into the East Sea.        ...
2019-08-16 15:16

'He will not go to sleep': White House staffers reportedly dread foreign trips with Trump aboard Air Force One, where he holds meetings at odd hours and constantly watches Fox News Kevin Lamarque/Reuters White House officials dread flying with President Donald Trump on long foreign trips, according to CNN. Five current and former officials who have traveled aboard Air Force One described a restless president who spends a lot ...
2019-05-25 22:48

Boris Johnson holds talks with Irish political leaders in effort to get Northern Ireland Assembly 'up and running' Boris Johnson met political leaders in Northern Ireland today as he sought to get its assembly "up and running" to break one of the Brexit deadlocks....
2019-07-31 20:32

10 of Europe's best new seaside hotels Looking to stay close to the beach? Check out (and maybe check in to) these stylish, recently opened hotels and apartments from Latvia to Las Palmas On a remote and rocky hillside on the Mani peninsula, a 90-minute drive south from Kalamata airport, ...
2019-06-11 11:00

Opinion: Not your grandparents' Europe Europe has come a long way over two generations, but it's not yet where it needs to be. The EU needs to reform its unequal voting system and give citizens true political voices as Europeans, argues DW's Cristina Burack....
2019-05-21 20:48

Ford to cut 12,000 jobs in Europe Ford Motor Co. will cut some 12,000 jobs in Europe as part of a restructuring plan to sell six of its plants there, the automaker announced Thursday....
2019-06-28 02:01

Europe: Borrowing to Spend In our research we've shown subscribers that throughout history, the one factor that has consistently preceded financial crises is the build-up of debt. This free excerpt from our monthly Global Market Perspective shows you the current debt picture i...
2019-05-21 18:48

Europe's likely next president may need far-right votes to win Germany's Ursula von der Leyen is on the verge of succeeding Jean-Claude Juncker to become the European Commission's first female president on Tuesday -- if leaders of the 28 EU member states have their way....
2019-07-16 06:32

Tackling hot topics in Europe Hakan Samuelsson, CEO of Volvo Cars, is flanked by Automotive News Europe Publisher Jason Stein, left, and Group Publisher KC Crain at the Automotive News Europe Congress in Volvo's hometown of Gothenburg, Sweden....
2019-05-27 13:32

How a $6bn under-sea tunnel changed Europe In the 25 years since it opened, the Channel Tunnel has been hailed as wonder of the modern world and become a vital link between the UK and mainland Europe....
2019-09-12 09:00

Where are 'burqa bans' in Europe? After a bitter legal fight, the Netherlands has put a limited burka ban into force. DW takes a look at European countries that have had similar restrictions for years....
2019-08-01 16:32

The next Lagarde? Europe searches for one of its own to take the IMF job The International Monetary Fund (IMF) will soon start the process of choosing a new managing director, with Christine Lagarde set to leave the organization in a few months' time....
2019-07-15 19:48

10 of Europe's best hostels with pools Whether on a city rooftoop or at a rural retreat, these hostels all make a splash by offering an indoor or outdoor pool to chill inA simple hostel in a great location with views from the outdoor pool to Balluta Bay, which is the nearest (small) sandy...
2019-06-27 20:16

Get 10% Off Norwegian Air Flights to Europe Low-cost carriers offer relatively cheap airfare but will charge you more for the privilege of checking a bag or choosing a seat. But if you’re can set those concerns aside, Norwegian Air is having a sale on it’s already inexpensive airfare to Europe...
2019-08-03 03:32

Mirror Cameras Are On The Road In Europe And I Still Don't Get Why Walking around the Frankfurt Motor Show this week, there were Audi E-tron shuttles zooming around to ferry attendees between the press room and the far reaches of the show. Like many E-trons in the European market, these ones had the camera-based mir...
2019-09-14 19:48

The US allows 1,300 chemicals banned by Europe to be used in cosmetics. Why? A long list of potentially harmful ingredients banned in the EU are legally allowed in the US due to historically relaxed regulationsRead our entire Toxic America seriesA brief but telling piece of legislation was put forward in Connecticut in Januar...
2019-05-22 09:48

Ford to slash 12,000 jobs in Europe The US car manufacturer said the move would pave the way for it to become profitable again as it focuses more on electric vehicles. It also confirmed that it would sell plants in five countries across Europe....
2019-06-28 09:00

A Decisive Moment for Europe: Part 6 This is Part 6 of an 8-part series of short articles by EWI's Head of Global Research, Murray Gunn. Murray is based in London, where he documents European hot-button issues in great detail. Murray also views the world and forms his conclusions from a...
2019-05-21 15:48

10 of the best lake and river holidays in Europe From exploring Finland’s lake district to canoeing the Danube delta, we pick the continent’s most beautiful regions for fresh-water activity holidaysFew places have more romantic appeal than the Italian Lakes, from celebrity-favourite Como, to the va...
2019-06-27 20:16

Heat wave scorches Europe Forecasters say Europeans will feel sizzling heat this week with temperatures soaring as high as 104 degrees Fahrenheit in an "unprecedented" June heatwave hitting much of Western Europe.        ...
2019-06-27 21:00

Europe's climate woes — can this tech help? Europe lags behind on several key renewable energy technologies, but there is a prominent exception. The continent's dominant position in power-to-gas technology cannot be overlooked....
2019-09-12 13:00

Europe's Tougher Approach to Big Tech U.S. tech giants beware: Margrethe Vestager is back and she is planning to change the rules. The European Union’s steely competition commissioner was reappointed for another five years with extended responsibility to ensure Europe is fit for the digi...
2019-09-12 14:16

A Decisive Moment for Europe: Part 7 This is Part 7 of an 8-part series of short articles by EWI's Head of Global Research, Murray Gunn. Murray is based in London, where he documents European hot-button issues in great detail. Murray also views the world and forms his conclusions from a...
2019-05-22 21:16

Ford to cut 12,000 jobs in Europe by end 2020 Ford said it will cut 12,000 jobs in Europe by the end of next year to try to return the business to profit, part of a wave of cost reductions in an auto industry facing stagnant demand and huge investments to build low emission cars....
2019-06-27 21:48

Humans may have reached Europe by 210,000 years ago Enlarge / A view of the Apidima 1 skull from behind (left), above (center), and below (right). The scale bar represents 5 cm. (credit: Harvati et al. 2019) A few fossilized bones from the back of a skull may prove that our species spread into Euras...
2019-07-10 22:48

France: We can't allow Facebook's Libra in Europe Facebook's Libra cryptocurrency cannot be allowed to operate in Europe while concerns persist about sovereignty, systemic financial risks and the risk of abuses by a dominant market player, France's finance minister said on Thursday....
2019-09-13 06:32

My Europe: Disappointment after 1989 revolutions The revolutions in Eastern Europe inspired many dreams, but were followed by the tedium of societal change. Today's disillusionment reflects the current attitude toward the EU, says Bulgarian intellectual Ivaylo Ditchev....
2019-09-14 22:16

WWF warns of worsening 'superfires' across Europe Global conservation group World Wildlife Fund (WWF) warned on Thursday of the risks from new faster-spreading "superfires" in the wake of heatwaves and droughts that have been afflicting Europe in what many see as a symptom of climate change. ...
2019-07-05 06:48

Bats Europe Approved as an APA Under MiFID II LONDON – 30 August 2017 – Bats Europe, a CBOE Holdings, Inc. company and the region’s largest equities exchange operator, today announced it received approval from the UK’s Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) on 24 August 2017 to operate its trade repo...
2019-05-21 16:00

Yankees, Red Sox play first-ever MLB game in Europe Londoners got a flavor of America's favorite pastime, as New York and Boston delivered an unusually high-scoring game. Prince Harry and Meghan Markle were in attendance....
2019-06-30 05:16

A Decisive Moment for Europe: Part 4 This is Part 4 of an 8-part series of short articles by EWI's Head of Global Research, Murray Gunn. Murray is based in London, where he documents European hot-button issues in great detail. Murray also views the world and forms his conclusions from a...
2019-05-21 15:48

A Decisive Moment for Europe: Part 5 This is Part 5 of an 8-part series of short articles by EWI's Head of Global Research, Murray Gunn. Murray is based in London, where he documents European hot-button issues in great detail. Murray also views the world and forms his conclusions from a...
2019-05-21 15:48

10 of the best easy cycling holidays in Europe While Geraint Thomas wannabes might tackle the Alps or Pyrenees, here are 10 less-challenging but equally scenic routes for families and newbiesIt is possible to cycle all the way across south-west France, from Bordeaux on the Atlantic to Sète on the...
2019-06-09 04:16

DNA Shows Biblical Philistines Came From Europe New research on Philistine DNA reveals that the Biblical enemies of the Israelites were newcomers to the region in the 12th century BC. Where did they come from? Their genes suggest Southern Europe. ...
2019-07-04 05:32

Why Europe just boosted 5G over Wi-Fi for connected cars Here's an easy way to understand why European member states shut down an EU effort to mandate Wi-Fi as the car connectivity standard of the future.Read More...
2019-07-05 22:48

Europe's Banks Warn About Prospects Banks in Germany, Italy and Holland, warned that making money and improving operations are becoming more challenging as already-low interest rates look set to tick lower....
2019-08-07 20:16

A Decisive Moment for Europe: Part 3 This is Part 3 of an 8-part series of short articles by EWI's Head of Global Research, Murray Gunn. Murray is based in London, where he documents European hot-button issues in great detail. Murray also views the world and forms his conclusions from a...
2019-05-21 18:48

U.S. tells Europe: Choose between us and Iran The U.S. special represenative for Iran defined the choice as European officials met in Vienna to discuss the beleaguered Iran nuclear deal before Tehran breaches it....
2019-06-28 15:48

Why the News About Europe’s Banks Is Never, Ever Good Europe has too many banks making too little money. The continent’s big lenders appear to lurch from crisis to crisis, burning through chief executives and seemingly endless resets of strategy. The flailing is particularly dramatic when compared with ...
2019-07-08 06:32

Europe marks 75th anniversary of D-Day D-Day marked the ultimate collaboration between wartime allies, but 75 years on, those bonds are fraying. Leaders of France and the UK called for those ties to continue as they observed the somber occasion....
2019-06-06 10:48

For Europe, There's an Upside to Germany's Slowdown Germany’s economic slowdown, though no doubt bad for Europe in the short term, could be helpful over a longer period by easing a rift between the region’s stronger north and weaker south over pro-growth policies....
2019-07-07 16:48

These toxic caterpillars are terrorizing Europe Beware the march of the hairy caterpillars. Large chunks of Europe are battling pesky infestations of oak processionary caterpillars, whose tiny toxic hairs get captured and spread by wind — and cause severe allergic reactions and skin irritations in...
2019-07-06 00:32

New pro Hovland already dreaming of Ryder Cup for Europe Norwegian Viktor Hovland's rocket-like start to his professional career has him dreaming of next year's Ryder Cup, though first he has to become a member of the European Tour....
2019-08-05 19:16

A Decisive Moment for Europe: Part 1 "The European project is under increasing pressure." From this side of the Atlantic, it seems that Brexit is the only complication to worry about. In reality, the issues jeopardizing Europe run much deeper and wider. In this 8-part series of short ar...
2019-05-21 18:48

A Decisive Moment for Europe: Part 2 This is Part 2 of an 8-part series of short articles by EWI's Head of Global Research, Murray Gunn. Murray is based in London, where he documents European hot-button issues in great detail. Murray also views the world and forms his conclusions from a...
2019-05-21 18:48

A revival in one of Europe's poorest areas Cornwall's last tin mine closed 20 years ago. Now growing demand for metals from ethical sources could spark a revival in one of Britain's most deprived regions....
2019-09-13 17:32

Bad Loans in Europe Tumble, but They Are Never Fully Gone European banks have cleared nearly half of the toxic loans off their balance sheets since emerging from a debilitating debt crisis. The only trouble: A chunk of those loans haven’t fully gone away....
2019-07-16 15:16

World’s top steelmaker to cut output further in Europe LONDON (AP) — The world’s largest steel maker, ArcelorMittal, has announced further cuts to production at several plants in Europe due to weak demand and high imports to the bloc. The Luxembourg-based company said it would reduce steelmaking op...
2019-05-29 15:48

How to Find Opportunity in a Fragmented Europe EWI Head of Global Research Murray Gunn wraps up his recent 8-part series on the recent E.U. elections. Murray is based in London, where he has a ring-side seat for Europe's hot-button issues from a social-mood perspective....
2019-06-01 00:00

Why Europe can’t stop money laundering Money-laundering scandals have dealt another blow to the reputation of Europe’s financial architecture. Does the EU stand any chance of convincing the rest of the world that it is getting tough on financial crime and fixing the leaks in its system?...
2019-08-30 18:32

Second major heatwave sweeps across Europe Europe is experiencing a second major heatwave in less than two months. According to officials, temperatures are expected to reach 104 degrees.        ...
2019-07-31 19:32

10 of the best cooking classes with stays in Europe These small farms and B&Bs offer cooking classes and other culinary experiences, from making cinnamon buns in Stockholm to veggie feasts in Ireland A quintessential red-roofed, white-walled Andalucían farmhouse run by a Welsh/Japanese couple, Finca L...
2019-09-08 08:16

A Decisive Moment for Europe: Part 8 This is Part 8 of an 8-part series of short articles by EWI's Head of Global Research, Murray Gunn. Murray is based in London, where he documents European hot-button issues in great detail. Murray also views the world and forms his conclusions from a...
2019-05-24 21:32

We tried to finish the biggest burger in Europe Blacks Burgers in Epsom, UK proudly holds the title of having the biggest burger in Europe, which is equivalent to 35 regular burgers. If you decide to compete in the Beast Burger Challenge, you'll face the massive burger, alongside a brick of fires ...
2019-08-31 21:32

Huawei registers the Harmony name for its own OS in Europe As Huawei continues to deal with uncertainty over its future US relations and its access to the Android and Windows operating systems, it's been busy working on in-house OS replacements to plug potential gaps – and a new name for them jus...
2019-07-15 09:48

Qualcomm Hit by Second Antitrust Fine in Europe The EU is imposing a $272 million fine on Qualcomm, its second penalty on the chip maker in 18 months, and its latest move targeting top U.S. tech companies for breaching antitrust rules....
2019-07-18 20:32

Netherlands pushes air travel tax for Europe The Netherlands wants the EU to place a tax on kerosene-based jet fuel to end what it calls the undertaxation of the aviation industry and to fight climate change. The lofty goal could prove a challenge to implement....
2019-06-20 21:00

Europe's strange heatwave, in one image The "scream" map was first published on Météociel, a French site that automatically generates weather pattern visualizations based on data from various forecasting models....
2019-06-28 00:00

Le Brexit breakthrough? Europe says 'Nein', 'non', 'no' After sterling soared and some British newspapers roared at a supposed Brexit victory for Prime Minister Boris Johnson, Europe's power brokers had a more sobering message: the basic divorce deal is not changing....
2019-08-23 16:00

Highlights: Europe votes for EU parliament Following are early predictions of the results of the election to the European Parliament based on exit polls. Over 400 million people can vote in 28 countries, seven of which held ballots between Thursday and Saturday, with the remainder voting on S...
2019-05-26 21:16

Measles Cases on the Rise in Europe, WHO Says Europe is seeing a resurgence of measles with nearly 90,000 cases in the first half of 2019, surpassing the number in all of last year, underscoring the necessity for more people to vaccinated against the highly contagious disease, the World Health O...
2019-08-30 04:32

Five great Interrail itineraries across Europe Interrailing is an easy way to see the continent. We plot itineraries that cover the Med, the Alps and an affordable version of the Orient ExpressSuggested duration 15 days Stops Lausanne, Annecy, Chamonix, Zermatt, Lucerne, St Anton, Zell am See, In...
2019-06-23 08:48

Salvini wants Italy to be 'first' US ally in Europe Italy's populist deputy leader was keen to highlight his "shared vision" with President Trump during a visit to Washington. Salvini met Vice President Pence during the unusally high-level trip for an interior minister....
2019-06-18 07:00

Hyperloop TT outlines how it should be regulated in Europe The European Commission is reviewing what could become the first set of industry-wide hyperloop guidelines. Today, Hyperloop Transportation Technologies (HTT) and TÜV SÜD presented the EU with generic guidelines for hyperloop design, operat...
2019-05-23 21:32

Ford Says To Slash 12,000 Jobs In All Across Europe Ford plans to slash a total of 12,000 jobs across Europe as part of a previously-announced restructuring, as it closes or sells six plants in Britain, France, Russia and Slovakia in 2019 and 2020....
2019-06-27 19:48

The Franks, Charlemagne, and the Forging of Europe The earliest histories of many European nations are firmly rooted in the ancient periods of migrations – when all sorts of tribes traveled from their homes in search of new grounds for settlement.  ...
2019-08-20 21:00

Swiss men have some of the worst sperm in Europe Swiss men have among the worst quality sperm in Europe, a study shows. One in six have a concentration below 15 million per milliliter of semen, the medical threshold for a low sperm count. Their sperm was also found to be poorly developed and unable...
2019-05-24 01:32

Europe is genuinely worried about Britain The underlying fear is that there is very little European Union members can do at this point to bail Britain out — and even if they tried, they might end up making matters worse....
2019-09-10 20:48

Europe would respond to U.S. auto tariffs, top EU official says Retaliatory measures if the United States imposed tariffs on European vehicles would result in a negative situation for both economies, the EU's new trade chief said....
2019-07-22 19:48

Greece sees its future as the Florida of Europe Tourist chiefs ask for investment to build on success in doubling visitor numbersTourists in hats, cameras slung around their necks, crane them for a view. In the heart of old Athens, it is a reminder that the holiday season has begun. Last week as p...
2019-06-30 19:00

Record Temperatures Put Europe's Infrastructure Under Strain Record-breaking temperatures are testing whether Europe is prepared to face summer heat closer to that in the Mojave Desert than the continent’s traditionally temperate climate....
2019-07-02 17:16