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The matter dates back to 2017 when the Competition Commission referred a collusion case involving 17 banks to the Tribunal. Three domestic banks – Absa, Standard Bank and Investec ...

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Buttigieg offers most controversial statement yet on campaign trail: Get rid of the DH South Bend, Ind., Mayor Pete Buttigieg, who's spoken in favor of workers' rights in his bid for the 2020 Democratic presidential nomination, raised eyebrows Friday after reportedly championing an economic system that forces some workers to perform ad...
2019-08-17 03:00

Minor league baseball owner to meet with faith leaders amid rift with CAIR A minor league baseball owner who had refused to meet with a controversial, self-described Muslim civil rights group announced Friday he now plans to meet with “influential leaders of various faith communities.”...
2019-08-17 03:00

Houston Rockets GM asserts that James Harden is a better scorer than Michael Jordan Houston Rockets general manager Daryl Morey may have ruffled some feathers when he compared former MVP James Harden's and Hall of Famer Michael Jordan’s scoring ability....
2019-08-17 03:00

Swedish hockey players boycott training, tournament over pay The top female hockey players in Sweden refused to attend training camp Thursday or play in an upcoming international tournament in Finland, the latest such move by a women's national team to get better compensation....
2019-08-17 03:00

Customs computer system crash causes nationwide airport delays “#CustomsApocalypse.” The US Customs and Border Protection agency’s computer system experienced a nationwide shutdown Friday — causing major delays and massive lines at airports. “This is really a big deal,” wrote one Tw...
2019-08-17 03:00

Trump talks Afghanistan troop withdrawal with top security officials President Trump met Friday with his top security officials to try to figure out how to withdraw from Afghanistan, where the US has been mired in fighting since the months after 9/11. Team Trump is considering a phased withdrawal of about 5,000 of the...
2019-08-17 03:00

De Blasio, Steve Bullock to participate in CNN town halls Mayor Bill de Blasio and Montana Gov. Steve Bullock will each have a CNN town hall on Sunday, Aug. 25, in what could be their final hope to stay in the presidential race, the cable network announced Friday. De Blasio will get the 7 p.m. slot with anc...
2019-08-17 03:00

Trump opens 'third front' against China with Taiwan fighter jet sale President Trump has decided to approve a major sale of new F-16 fighter jets to Taiwan, advancing a substantial upgrade of the island’s military defenses amid an array of tensions with China....
2019-08-17 03:32

North Korea fires more missiles as it declares it ‘has nothing to talk’ about while US-South Korea exercises continue IRKED BY EXERCISES: North Korea is complaining that ongoing joint U.S.-South Korean military exercises violate a personal promise President Trump made to the country’s leader, Kim Jong Un, but it’s directing its ire not at Trump but at South Korean P...
2019-08-17 03:32

Roger Federer loses in Round of 16 to Andrey Rublev at the Western & Southern Open Roger Federer, a seven-time tournament champion, was eliminated from the Western & Southern Open in straight sets by Russian qualifier Andrey Rublev.        ...
2019-08-17 03:32

How to prevent data destruction from cybersecurity attacks IBM's Christoper Scott discusses malware, how cyberattackers get into environments, and why using multifactor authentication is crucial if you use an online service....
2019-08-17 03:32

Source: Jets LB Williamson out with torn ACL The Jets lost starting linebacker Avery Williamson to an ACL tear. Williamson led the team in tackles last season and played 99.3% of the Jets' defensive snaps....
2019-08-17 03:32

How a fan's viral video turned Aaron Boone's Yankees into 'savages' It's all over social media and on T-shirts worn by players and sold in the team store. So why did the skipper's rant turn into a rallying cry? You can thank a guy called Jomboy....
2019-08-17 03:32

Bagundi Is Here To Please Your Andhra Food Cravings, One Fiery Dish A Time Bagundi brings a homely feel through its ambiance that is highly influenced by rural and coastal Andhra Pradesh right before serving you a roller coaster of dishes that are sure to satiate your fiery......
2019-08-17 03:32

Dow rises 99 points led by Walmart, rebounding from worst day of 2019 Stocks rose Thursday as Walmart's earnings and strong retail sales print led investors to believe the consumer could help the U.S. avoid a recession....
2019-08-17 04:16

NRA cannot sit in on AG’s deposition of Oliver North: judge A judge rejected the National Rifle Association’s first bid to be in the room while the state Attorney General’s office questions ex-NRA president Oliver North about how the non-profit organization spent its money. The NRA filed the emergency petitio...
2019-08-17 04:16

Rice cooker bomb scare suspect Larry Griffin II has prior bestiality arrest The suspect wanted for Friday’s rice cooker bomb scare is a 26-year-old West Virginia native who is facing charges in his home state for allegedly sending bestiality videos involving a chicken to a minor, law enforcement sources told The Post. ...
2019-08-17 04:16

Some Israelis Worry U.S. Bipartisan Political Support Is Eroding Concerns in Israel grow that Prime Minister Netanyahu’s decision to deny entry to two U.S. congresswomen who are critical of Israeli policy will undermine longstanding bipartisan support for the country in the U.S....
2019-08-17 04:16

Woman flees America to live in a cheap Mexican beach town Janet Blaser left Santa Cruz, Calif., for Mazatlán, Mexico, where she lives comfortably on less than $1,000/month. “I can’t imagine living in the US again," she says....
2019-08-17 04:16

The 13-inch MacBook Air gets a $250 price cut at Best Buy If you're looking for discounted Apple devices, then look no further than Best Buy's Apple shopping event. You can find massive discounts on laptops, Apple Watches, AirPods, Phones, and more. A standout deal is the 2017 MacBook Air that&ap...
2019-08-17 04:48

How to prevent employee burnout The World Health Organisation now officially recognizes workplace ‘burnout’ as an occupational phenomenon, this is the first time it’s being directly linked in its classification of diseases as a work hazard. Why has it become su...
2019-08-17 04:48

Greenland says it’s 'open for business, not for sale' after Trump purchase report Greenland dismissed reports that U.S. President Donald Trump has thought about purchasing the world’s biggest island, saying it “open for business, not for sale.”...
2019-08-17 04:48

US issues warrant for Iranian oil tanker in Gibraltar The US Justice Department has issued a federal warrant for the seizure of Grace 1, the Iranian oil tanker that was detained in Gibraltar. The US has said the vessel and the oil aboard are subject to forfeiture....
2019-08-17 05:16

Florida man arrested after chugging $7 bottle of wine in Walmart bathroom: report A Florida man was arrested at a Walmart after police say he stuffed a $7 bottle of wine down his pants, chugged the cheap booze in a store bathroom and then tried to leave the store without paying. ...
2019-08-17 05:16

Look: Police return class ring to man who lost it in 1971 A Texas A&M University graduate who lost his class ring alongside an Alaska highway in 1971 was reunited with the ring thanks to a Texas police department....
2019-08-17 05:16

Super-fan sought to make $1,000 watching 25 hours of 'Friends' A provider of Internet, phone and TV services posted a "dream job" opening for a "Friends" fan willing to binge 25 straight hours of the classic NBC sitcom and get paid $1,000....
2019-08-17 05:16

Kim expresses ‘great satisfaction’ over NKorea weapons tests North Korea says leader Kim Jong Un supervised another test-firing of an unspecified new weapon, seen as an attempt to pressure Washington and Seoul over slow nuclear negotiations and their joint military exercises...
2019-08-17 05:16

Yields rise on German fiscal stimulus hopes Benchmark U.S. Treasury yields rose on Friday on a report that Germany may be open to running a deficit to boost growth, while stronger stock markets also reduced demand for safe haven debt....
2019-08-17 05:48

Best Buy anniversary sale this weekend offers big Apple discounts If you’re one of those consumers who tend to only jump at the opportunity to buy new tech or replace various gadgets when big sales come around, this weekend may just be the moment you’ve been waiting for. Every year in celebration of Bes...
2019-08-17 05:48

Trump and Netanyahu Put Bipartisan Support for Israel at Risk After the president enlists Benjamin Netanyahu to deny entry to two Muslim members of Congress, both parties warn that bipartisan support for Israel is in danger....
2019-08-17 05:48

Lawmakers Accuse State Dept. of Defying Federal Law by Missing Deadlines for Yemen Reports The State Department is refusing to submit reports mandated by Congress detailing efforts by Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates to alleviate the humanitarian crisis in Yemen....
2019-08-17 05:48

Congresswoman rejects Israel's 'humiliating' offer to visit her relatives US congresswoman Rashida Tlaib has decided against visiting her relatives in the West Bank, despite Israel's interior minister granting her entry on humanitarian grounds. ...
2019-08-17 05:48

Art Spiegelman's Marvel essay 'refused publication for Orange Skull Trump dig' Maus author says he was told the comics giant – whose chairman is a prominent Trump supporter – was trying to remain apoliticalArt Spiegelman, the legendary graphic novelist behind Maus, has claimed that he was asked to remove criticism of Donald Tru...
2019-08-17 06:16

Of course millennials are saying ‘I don’t’ to wedding invites. We’re completely broke | Daisy Buchanan The average cost of attending a UK wedding is £391. On our budgets, that can seem as attainable as a fortnight in MauritiusI adore being a wedding guest. In fairness, I realise we’re not allowed to admit otherwise. If you don’t toe the party line, yo...
2019-08-17 06:16

James Bond Aston Martin DB5 sold at auction for £5.2m Car was once owned by JCB billionaire and Tory party donor Lord Bamford An Aston Martin DB5 used to promote the James Bond film Thunderball has sold for $6.4m (£5.2m) at the world’s biggest classic car auction in California.The car, which was once ow...
2019-08-17 06:16

GoAir Flight Makes U-Turn To Delhi. Crew Didn't Have Navigation Charts Budget carrier GoAir's Delhi-Bangkok flight made a mid-air turn back to the capital as the aircraft operating the service was not equipped with mandatory navigational charts, the airline said on......
2019-08-17 06:48

Natural-Gas Prices Drop on Cooler-Weather Forecasts Natural-gas prices slid on Friday, while capping their biggest weekly gain in more than a month, as weather forecasts pointed to cooler temperatures ahead....
2019-08-17 06:48

UN Security Council has its first meeting on Kashmir in decades According to a UN diplomat, council members failed to even come up with a statement to the press -- the lowest level of Council action. UN diplomats said countries disagreed on wording of a statement, with some fearing any comment would escalate tens...
2019-08-17 07:16

Wall Street ends sharply higher on German stimulus optimism U.S. stocks rebounded on Friday as an ebbing bond rally and news of potential German economic stimulus brought buyers back to the equities market, closing the book on a tumultuous week....
2019-08-17 07:16

Oil rises alongside equities, but downbeat OPEC outlook caps gains Oil prices on Friday rebounded from a two-day drop, alongside equities as expectations of further stimulus by central banks helped to ease recession concerns....
2019-08-17 07:16

U.S. housing market mired in weakness; consumer sentiment ebbs U.S. homebuilding fell for a third straight month in July amid a steep decline in the construction of multi-family housing units, but a jump in permits to a seven-month high offered hope for the struggling housing market....
2019-08-17 07:16

Ex-Trump campaign manager Corey Lewandowski subpoenaed by Dems as he hints at Senate run The subpoenas were revealed as Lewandowski stoked speculation that he was considering a Senate bid in New Hampshire against incumbent Democrat Jeanne Shaheen....
2019-08-17 07:16

Exclusive: Repairing car parts can save nearly £3,000 over replacement parts News 15 Aug, 2019 Research into out-of-warranty claims reveals motorists can save thousands by fitting reconditioned components instead of new ones...
2019-08-17 07:16

Lewandowski says he’ll happily appear before Judiciary panel next month and defend Trump The president’s former campaign manager, who received a subpoena Thursday, is mulling a Senate bid from New Hampshire. He said he’ll decide whether to run in October....
2019-08-17 07:48

Building set on fire in protest against China's CNPC in Peru A building in a northern Peruvian town was set on fire on Friday in a protest against China National Petroleum Corp that devolved into clashes between police and demonstrators who want the company to make pledges to help the local community, an indus...
2019-08-17 07:48

U.S.'s North Korea envoy to visit Japan, South Korea next week The U.S. special envoy for North Korea will travel to Japan and South Korea next week to coordinate efforts to secure the denuclearization of North Korea, the State Department said on Friday....
2019-08-17 07:48

Trump, Trudeau discussed developments in Hong Kong, Canadians held in China U.S. President Donald Trump and Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau discussed the Hong Kong protests and the ongoing detention of two Canadians by the Chinese government, a statement from Trudeau's office said on Friday....
2019-08-17 07:48

2019 Benelli Leoncino 500 Review The modern classic genre seems to be a popular flavour for commercial success in the global motorcycle industry these days, and Benelli India wants a piece of the action too. We test the new Benelli......
2019-08-17 07:48

Nogales commercial truck inspection facility proposal NOGALES, Ariz. – A new commercial truck inspection facility has been proposed for the Mariposa Port of entry in Nogales. The General Services Administration (GSA), is behind this plan which would be used by the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Admi...
2019-08-17 07:48

Man sought in connection to stabbing on southside TUCSON – Tucson Police Department is searching for a suspect that stabbed a man after a road rage incident on the south side. Officials say the incident occurred on 6th Avenue near 22nd street Friday. Two men were involved in a road rage incide...
2019-08-17 07:48

Overwhelming response for El Paso shooting victim’s husband results in a change of venue for funeral service EL PASO, Texas (KTSM) — When Perches Funeral Home made a plea online for Antonio Basco, the widower whose wife, Margie Reckard, was killed in the August 3 attack at the Cielo Vista Walmart, they never expected the response to be so quick and overwhel...
2019-08-17 07:48

America Ferrera, Eva Longoria, and others pen letter to Latinx community: 'You are not alone' Actresses America Ferrera and Eva Longoria have spearheaded a group of more than 150 influential people who have penned a public "letter of solidarity" to Latinos living in the United States in light of the recent mass shootings and ICE raids. ...
2019-08-17 08:16

Hong Kong protesters call for boycott of Disney film after lead actress voices support for police force Protesters in Hong Kong have taken aim at a new target amid calls for political reform after actress Crystal Liu took to social media to voice her support for the city’s police. ...
2019-08-17 08:16

He bet his career on 'Who Wants to Be a Millionaire.' He won big That August 16, 1999 fell on a Monday is of little significance except in the world of television, which quite unexpectedly experienced a revolutionary moment that night....
2019-08-17 08:16

Computers coming back online after Customs outage at U.S. airports U.S. Customs and Border Protection said its computers were coming back online and travelers were being processed after a nationwide computer outage earlier on Friday at U.S. airports....
2019-08-17 09:00

Trump's tariff delay met with skepticism from businesses worried about uncertainty The Trump administration’s decision this week to postpone import taxes on some goods shipped from China was a reprieve for companies caught in the middle of President Trump’s prolonged trade war with Beijing....
2019-08-17 10:48

It looks like Yankees’ Luke Voit is almost set for next step Luke Voit will join Triple-A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre on Monday to continue working out. The plan is for the Yankees first baseman/DH to start a minor league rehab assignment later in the week. “I believe I will play Thursday or Friday,’’ said Voit, who...
2019-08-17 10:48

Daniel Jones showed why Giants fell in love with him The Kid is human. Daniel Jones is human after all. But it can’t be denied that he’s a pretty darn good-looking quarterback prospect too. “He’s making good progress,” Pat Shurmur said after Giants 32, Bears 13, “and as he goes along here, he’s checkin...
2019-08-17 10:48

Sheffield United v Crystal Palace: match preview Sheffield United’s first home game in the Premier League for 12 years is bound to be an evocative occasion. While locals would like nothing better than to see local hero Billy Sharp score the winning goal, they will also be mindful of the threat pose...
2019-08-17 11:48

Pep v Poch: Spurs manager jokingly suggests one-on-one competition with Guardiola – video Tottenham Hotspur manager Mauricio Pochettino jokingly suggested a one-on-one football competition between him and Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola to determine who is better at football.The Argentinian manager also said that he believes Guardio...
2019-08-17 11:48

Who Needs Starbucks? It's Really Easy to Make Nitro Cold Brew At Home. Starbucks serves nitro cold brew now, which means that the creamy, foamy, and texturally rich coffee that was once only available at the fanciest of local coffee shops is now officially mainstream. And while it might seem like a treat that can only b...
2019-08-17 12:16

Why You Should Use Windows Defender's Ransomware Prevention A crucial security feature in Windows Defender comes disabled by default: Ransomware Protection. That’s surprising, since ransomware is a serious threat that locks down your device and blocks you from accessing your data until you pay your attacker. ...
2019-08-17 12:16

General Electric analyst weighs in on the fraud allegations Shares of GE suffered its biggest decline since 2009 on Thursday after it was accused of accounting fraud. Bernie Madoff whistleblower Harry Markopolos told CNBC has a $38 billion problem. GE CEO Lawrence Culp issued a response to the claims saying, ...
2019-08-17 12:48

First Chargesheet Filed In IL&FS Case, Rs 570 Crore Assets Attached The Enforcement Directorate has filed its first charge sheet in the IL&FS alleged illegal payment default crisis case even as it has attached assets worth about Rs 570 crore, officials said today....
2019-08-17 13:16

Restrictions Eased In Parts Of Kashmir, Over 50,000 Landlines Are Back Restrictions have been eased and over 50,000 landline phone connections have been restored in parts of the Kashmir Valley, nearly two weeks after severe restrictions were imposed in Jammu and Kashmir......
2019-08-17 13:16

Mystery Lung Illness Linked To Vaping. Nearly 100 Cases Suspected In US State and federal health officials are investigating almost 100 cases of mysterious lung illnesses linked to vaping and e-cigarette use in 14 states, many of them involving teens and young adults. A......
2019-08-17 13:16

Under Fire For Its Treatment Of Pregnant Athletes, Nike Changes Policy Having faced increased scrutiny regarding its treatment of pregnant athletes, Nike is changing its policy to guarantee a pregnant athlete's pay and bonuses cannot be cut over the 18-month period......
2019-08-17 13:16

Two Women File New $100 Million Lawsuit Against Jeffrey Epstein Estate Two more women have filed a $100 million lawsuit against the estate of Jeffrey Epstein, accusing the tycoon of having sexually abused them 15 years ago....
2019-08-17 13:16

Income Tax Return Filing Deadline 2 Weeks Away, Here's A Quick Guide The I-T department provides various forms for income tax assessees to file their ITR or income tax return. Meant for different types of taxpayers, such as salaried or self-employed individuals and......
2019-08-17 13:16

‘Do they really think I'm his mother?’: life with a younger, hotter boyfriend It’s not unusual to see older men dating more youthful, prettier women – so why are people so confused by my relationship? One fine Montréal fall morning, I sat at the kitchen table, writing, the cat fed and purring, the teapot still half full, in a ...
2019-08-17 14:00

A letter to… my father, whose activism inspired my own ‘You weren’t always the greatest dad, but you were a first-class human being’: the letter you always wanted to writeYou weren’t always the greatest dad. You left us – my sister and me – when we were small. To your credit, you stuck around in England ...
2019-08-17 14:00

Thrice as nice: rice recipes from around the world | Yotam Ottolenghi Think you know rice? Try a Korean fusion starter of fritters, a vegetarian Cajun dirty rice and a southern US-style black rice and butternut squash mainYou’ve found the perfect water-to-rice ratio for making pilaf; your technique is faultless, your e...
2019-08-17 14:00

Rashida Tlaib's West Bank family: Ban shows reality of 'occupation' U.S. Rep. Rashida Tlaib's family in a West Bank village told UPI on Friday they can't bear to tell her 90-year-old grandmother that the congresswoman is not coming to visit....
2019-08-17 14:00

Israel bars entry for Muslim U.S. Reps. Ilhan Omar, Rashida Tlaib; draws backlash The Israeli government stirred significant controversy Thursday with a decision to bar entry for two Muslim U.S. lawmakers -- a move hailed by President Donald Trump and reviled by top Democrats and advocacy groups....
2019-08-17 14:00

Ethics board rules Trudeau exerted improper influence in SNC-Lavalin scandal Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau exerted improper political influence by pressuring a former justice minister to drop an investigation into contractor SNC-Lavalin, an ethics board ruled Wednesday....
2019-08-17 14:00

Halo Infinite Creative Director Leaves Company Tim Longo, creative director for the upcoming Halo Infinite, left developer 343 Industries this week, Kotaku has learned. It’s part of a leadership shakeup that arrives late in the development of the next Halo game, which is scheduled for release in ...
2019-08-17 14:32

We Need More Funny Video Games Comedy is one of the toughest things to get right. A lot of what makes humor connect is delivery and timing, whether it be an energetic setup to a deadpan punchline or an awkward silence left to linger in a movie scene. Games have plenty of throwaway...
2019-08-17 14:32

Ukraine: Fire in Odessa hotel kills 8 A fire broke out at the Tokyo Star hotel in Odessa overnight, killing eight people. Ukrainian authorities have opened a criminal investigation into whether fire safety requirements were breached....
2019-08-17 15:00

Bee-hold! Test your honeybee knowledge with this quiz. August 17 is National Honey Bee Day! These insects have a fascinating process when it comes to making that sweet, sticky substance. Get buzzing with this quiz....
2019-08-17 15:00

Kim's 'great satisfaction' over sixth missile test in three weeks North Korean leader Kim Jong Un has expressed "great satisfaction" over the "amazing success" of his country's missile programme after another test on Friday, according to state run media....
2019-08-17 15:32

Aurora borealis: 15 must-see spots for checking out the northern lights GoBankingRates.com guides skygazers to the best spots to watch the northern lights in Alaska, Canada, Iceland, Greenland, Scotland and Scandinavia.       ...
2019-08-17 16:32

EMERGING MARKETS-Latam stocks up, Argentine peso closes up before Fitch downgrade Most Latin American stocks rose on Monday, joining a rebound in global markets on hopes of fiscal and monetary stimulus in major economies, while Argentina was handed a fresh blow as Fitch downgraded its credit rating, pushing it deeper into junk ter...
2019-08-17 16:32

Jeffrey Epstein's death officially ruled a suicide by New York City's chief medical examiner A medical examiner officially ruled Friday that Jeffrey Epstein died by suicide, refuting conspiracies that the disgraced financier had potentially died of other causes.        ...
2019-08-17 16:32

She wanted a late-night hookup, but he fell asleep. So she burned his house down, police say Police accuse Taija Russell, 29, of sending a series of angry texts, then buying lighter fluid, matches and a lighter at a nearby gas station.        ...
2019-08-17 16:32

4.2 magnitude earthquake rattles Kansas; other states possibly affected A 4.2 magnitude earthquake shook portions of Kansas on Friday morning, the U.S. Geological Survey said. The center of the quake was roughly 3 miles from Hutchinson.        ...
2019-08-17 16:32

Elizabeth Warren's Latest Plan Tackles U.S. Injustices Against Tribes and Their Lands Elizabeth Warren is a woman of many plans, but on Friday the United States senator and Democratic presidential candidate released one of her most detailed ones yet. The plan focuses on what she would do as president to uplift indigenous people and tr...
2019-08-17 16:32

Next Apple Watch could include new ceramic and titanium models Apple’s next Apple Watch revision could include new materials for the case, including titanium and ceramic. That’s according to new assets pulled form the latest watchOS beta release, as uncovered by Brazilian site iHelp.br (via 9to5Mac)...
2019-08-17 16:32

How to use essential oils for scars Some essential oils may combat infection and inflammation, which can help wounds heal and improve skin health. Here, learn about the evidence behind these essential oils and how to use them to help prevent scars....
2019-08-17 17:00

Can a yeast infection cause bleeding? A yeast infection can cause a small amount of bleeding, as well as genital soreness and other symptoms. Antifungal medications can help. Learn more here....
2019-08-17 17:00

Lindsey Vonn works to empower young girls by going to camp this weekend Olympic champion Lindsey Vonn remembers meeting Picabo Street, which showed how having a role model can make a difference in a young person's life.       ...
2019-08-17 17:00

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

GE stock rebounds as investors push back against report’s fraud allegations GE shares had plunged more than 11 percent Thursday after Harry Markopolos, the whistleblower who sounded the alarm on Bernie Madoff, released a report alleging GE was using accounting tricks to mask the depth of its financial problems....
2019-08-17 17:32

The vicious cycle of payday loans Borrowing against a future paycheck or putting up the title to your car can cause a financial avalanche. Even with better protections, just don’t do it....
2019-08-17 17:32

New job means having to make new work friends Usually, finding “our people” at work takes weeks and months of daily proximity and small talk, borrowing staplers and awkwardly sipping sodas at work-sponsored social events....
2019-08-17 17:32

Kareem Abdul-Jabbar slams Quentin Tarantino’s 'somewhat racist' depiction of Bruce Lee Kareem Abdul-Jabbar is the latest celebrity to weigh in on Bruce Lee's controversial depiction in Quentin Tarantino’s "Once Upon A Time in Hollywood."        ...
2019-08-17 17:32

Diane Kruger posts rare photo of Norman Reedus with baby daughter Though they keep their child's identity out of the public eye, Diane Kruger posted an adorable pic of partner Norman Reedus carrying their baby girl.        ...
2019-08-17 17:32

Kristen Bell, Dax Shepard have hilarious clap back to tabloid rumors about their marriage See Kristen Bell and Dax Shepard's hilarious reaction to a magazine's rumors about "problems in their marriage."        ...
2019-08-17 17:32

Harvey Weinstein: Prosecutors go back to grand jury; will trial be delayed? Harvey Weinstein's sex-crimes trial is due to start Sept. 9, but prosecutors' decision to return to grand jury for new indictment may put that off.        ...
2019-08-17 17:32

Instagram star behind viral 'Queer Eye,' Kim Kardashian impressions talks comedy, coming out Instagram comedian Benito Skinner reflects on his journey from closeted high school football player in Idaho to viral social media star in New York.        ...
2019-08-17 17:32

'Chrisley Knows Best' daughter alleges dad and brother blackmailed her with sex tape In a police report obtained by E! and TMZ, Lindsie Chrisley accused her dad Todd of "Chrisley Knows Best" and her brother of blackmail.        ...
2019-08-17 17:32

Saturday's Best Deals: Wayfair Home Renovation Sale, Casper Pillows, Echo Dot Wall Mount, and More An Echo Dot Wall mount, $100 Off a Casper Mattress, Plus 2 Free Original Pillows, and Wayfair’s Home Renovation Sale lead of Saturday’s best deals from around the web....
2019-08-17 18:00

The price of a cup of coffee may be the answer to fixing Social Security Can Social Security's solvency be extended through a plan that includes payroll tax hikes that amount to less than a cup of coffee? Supporters of the Social Security 2100 Act say yes....
2019-08-17 18:32

New chancellor Javid may consider changes to stamp duty Sajid Javid may consider switching the stamp duty burden from buyers on to sellers as he considers a shake-up of taxes ahead of his first budget as chancellor....
2019-08-17 18:32

The man police are looking to question after finding pressure cookers in a New York subway station was wearing an Amazon Prime Day t-shirt New York City police are looking to identify and question a man photographed wearing an Amazon Prime Day 2018 shirt after pressure cookers were left Friday at one of the city's busiest transit hubs, leading to its evacuation during morning rush hour....
2019-08-17 19:00

Wall Street comes to Fort Lauderdale: A Florida mansion with a fully functional stock trading floor just hit the market for $12.99 million. Take a look inside. Douglas Elliman A Fort Lauderdale, Florida mansion just hit the market for $12.99 million. Listed by Niki Higgins of Douglas Elliman, the property has over 16,000 square feet of space in all and will come almost fully furnished. In addition to its s...
2019-08-17 19:00

12 companies with awesome employee perks Raymond Brown/Flickr Most companies offer benefits of some kind or another, including parental leave, health/medical insurance, and paid time off. Other companies, however, approach benefits and perks a little differently. Here are 12 companies with...
2019-08-17 19:00

Tordoff on pole, front-driven cars excel in BTCC qualifying at Thruxton Sam Tordoff scored pole position for the second time at Thruxton this season, edging Jason Plato in a British Touring Car Championship qualifying shootout dominated by front-wheel-drive competition...
2019-08-17 19:00

Star IndyCar rookie Herta set to part with Harding team IndyCar race winner Colton Herta looks set to leave the Harding Steinbrenner team for the 2020 season, with Andretti Autosports and Arrown McLaren SP eager to sign the rookie...
2019-08-17 19:00

Sordo will "rent a car" for Spain WRC if Hyundai doesn't select him Hyundai World Rally Championship driver Dani Sordo has suggested he will rent a car for Rally Spain if he is not picked by the works team for his home event...
2019-08-17 19:00

The Ancient Philosophy of the Bhagavad Gita, Song of God The Bhagavad Gita is one of the most important religious texts in Hinduism as well as one of the most seminal religious texts in the world, alongside the Bible, the Quran, the Torah and the Ramayana. ...
2019-08-17 19:32

Barty stunned by Kuznetsova in Cincinnati semi-finals "Ash Barty stunningly lost her chance to regain the number one world ranking when the Australian was beaten in straight sets by Russian Svetlana Kuznetsova in the semi-finals of the Cincinnati Masters on Saturday."...
2019-08-17 19:32

In 1989, The Frogs took a chainsaw to homophobic stereotypes There was a period of time in the ’90s when it seemed like Milwaukee-based The Frogs were going to be one of those weird cult acts that somehow blew up into mainstream success. Thanks to championing on the part of some of the biggest rock stars in th...
2019-08-17 19:32

Thomas Haden Church and Sleater-Kinney headline our favorite stories of the week Here’s a compilation of our favorite features published this week. Be sure to follow along with our TV recaps and check out all our recent reviews....
2019-08-17 19:32

Kareem Abdul-Jabbar is the latest to dunk on Quentin Tarantino's vision of his friend Bruce Lee The discourse surrounding the portrayal of martial arts legend Bruce Lee in Quentin Tarantino’s Once Upon A Time…In Hollywood continues apace today, with The Hollywood Reporter publishing a piece from Lee’s long-time friend, co-star, and student Kare...
2019-08-17 19:32

6 Items We're Loving From the Mantsho x H&M Collab We love these products, and we hope you do too. E! has affiliate relationships, so we may get a small share of the revenue from your purchases. Items are sold by the retailer, not......
2019-08-17 20:32

During secret Venezuela talks, Maduro offered new elections. Is it a real breakthrough or a stall? Skepticism about the talks in Oslo remains high among opposition leaders and U.S. officials, some of whom say Maduro may be trying to prevent further international isolation....
2019-08-17 20:32

Italy’s Salvini agrees to let 27 minors off migrant ship Italy’s hard-line interior minister has buckled under pressure and agreed to let 27 unaccompanied minors leave a migrant ship after two weeks at sea, temporarily easing a political standoff that has threatened the viability of the populist government...
2019-08-17 20:32

Engineers Will Love this Dead Calculator Hacked Into a Wireless Keyboard On the surface, hacking a broken calculator to serve as a Bluetooth ‘keyboard’ for a calculator app on a smartphone seems like hacking for hacking’s sake. But we all know how frustrating a touchscreen keyboard can be for anything but short messages, ...
2019-08-17 20:32

Stop Doxing Yourself With Your Pet Photos People are hyper-vigilant these days about protecting their personal information, all the little details about themselves that can lead to stalking or harassment online. But there’s one mistake they’re repeating so often it’s deserving of its own spe...
2019-08-17 20:32

For women’s soccer to keep growing, elite clubs must compete more often To help maintain the momentum of this summer's World Cup, the women's game needs more events like this week's Women’s International Champions Cup showcase in North Carolina....
2019-08-17 20:32

Aston Martin Is Getting Into The 'Evil Lair' Business Do you suspect that your car might be a super villain? Do you suspect that you, too, might be a super villain, perhaps by virtue of holding entire cities captive or taking so many trips in your private jet that you are, in fact, helping accelerate th...
2019-08-17 21:00

This Hot Rod Hudson Hides A Lot Of Cool Details There are few people in the world with quite the patience for detail like Jonathan Ward and his Icon crew. It’s no secret that this little shop in California has been turning out some of the coolest resto-mod four-wheel drives of the last decade or m...
2019-08-17 21:00

YouTube is testing paid online hangs with influencers Google is expertimenting with an events-focused crowdfunding service for YouTube creators, according to a recent report from Variety. The new effort, called Fundo, allows YouTubers to set up online meet and greet sessions and other events that fans c...
2019-08-17 21:32

Blocks ends its modular smartwatch project after running out of money Blocks' years-long quest to build a modular smartwatch has come to an unfortunate end. The company has revealed (including through a private Kickstarter post) that it's liquidating assets after running out of cash. The company had been lo...
2019-08-17 21:32

24 hours with the Samsung Galaxy Note 10+ Very early yesterday morning, I picked up a shiny new Galaxy Note 10+ (in that trippy Aura Glow finish, no less). We'll have our full review completed soon, but after 24 hours of fiddling with it, there are a few features and flourishes that are...
2019-08-17 21:32

Sticker sensor monitors your body using wireless power Wearable body sensors have a common problem: they need power and antennas, and all that equipment leads to bulky devices that influence your behavior. Stanford researchers, however, have developed a system that could be almost imperceptible. Their Bo...
2019-08-17 21:32

Tracing Your Roots Through Travel, According to Mickela Mallozzi She has danced the tango in Buenos Aires and immersed herself in South Korea’s K-pop. Now the host of “Bare Feet” is using her DNA to better explore the world and her ancestry....
2019-08-17 21:32

50th anniversary of Woodstock music festival celebrated Ringo Starr, Arlo Guthrie and the Edgar Winter Brand performed this week at a concert in upstate New York, celebrating the 50th anniversary of the Woodstock music festival....
2019-08-17 22:16

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

Ikea doubles down on smart home tech with new business unit Ikea’s smart home investments to date have been smart but scattered – now the Swedish home goods brand says it’s going to amp up its smart home bets with a brand new dedicated business unit. The company’s smart home endeavors began ...
2019-08-17 22:16

Carolina Panthers' Eric Reid slams Jay-Z as 'despicable' over NFL ownership rumors: when has he 'ever taken a knee'? Carolina Panthers' safety Eric Reid slammed rapper Jay-Z as “despicable” Friday night after rumors swirled that once supporter of former NFL quarterback Colin Kaepernick would be part-owner of a team, adding that the Roc Nation founder had no grounds...
2019-08-17 22:48

CBI Seeks One Week From Court To File Status Report In Unnao Rape Case The CBI on Saturday sought a week's time from a Delhi court to complete its investigation and file a status report in the 2017 Unnao gangrape case, one of four related cases transferred by the Supreme......
2019-08-17 22:48

"Still A Democracy?": Priyanka Gandhi Slams "Arrest" Of Congress Leaders Congress leader Priyanka Gandhi Vadra on Saturday slammed the centre over the alleged arrest of party leaders in Jammu and Kashmir, claiming that the ruling party was eroding the country's democratic......
2019-08-17 22:48

PM Modi Signs 10 Agreements With Bhutanese Counterpart Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his Bhutanese counterpart Lotay Tshering held wide ranging talks on Saturday during which they discussed steps to further expand the bilateral partnership across......
2019-08-17 22:48

ICE arrests illegal immigrant accused of rape 2 months after he was released on bond A North Carolina sheriff has been accused by U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement officials of ignoring an ICE detainer in the case of an illegal immigrant who was captured this month--two months after he was released on bond in a rape case...
2019-08-17 22:48

Silicon Valley Looks North as Tech Giants Expand in Toronto U.S. technology companies are hiring more workers in Toronto, attracted by the region’s diverse population of 6.4 million and a deep pool of skilled labor. Not all Canadians are cheering the tech firms’ growing presence....
2019-08-17 22:48

Country star Drake White recovering in hospital after almost collapsing on stage: reports Country music singer Drake White is recovering in a Virginia hospital after collapsing on stage at a show Friday night, according to reports.        ...
2019-08-17 22:48

Bale and Benzema lead Madrid to opening Spanish league win Karim Benzema has scored a goal and set up another as Real Madrid began its Spanish league campaign with a comfortable 3-1 win at Celta Vigo       ...
2019-08-17 22:48

Dortmund starts Bundesliga campaign with 5-1 win v Augsburg Paco Alcacer scored twice as Borussia Dortmund began its bid to wrench the Bundesliga title from Bayern Munich with a 5-1 rout of Augsburg       ...
2019-08-17 22:48

Official autopsy concludes Epstein's death was suicide by hanging New York City's chief medical examiner determined on Friday that suicide by hanging was the cause of death for financier Jeffrey Epstein, whose body was found six days ago in a Manhattan jail cell while awaiting trial on sex trafficking charges....
2019-08-17 23:16

Man steals 10 jars of tomato sauce from Queens store: cops A man broke into a Queens grocery store and ran off with 10 jars of tomato sauce, assaulting security on his way out, cops said Saturday. The thief snuck into the basement of a Food Universe grocery store on 75th Street near 31st Avenue in Jackson He...
2019-08-17 23:16

India starts to ease restrictions in Kashmir after protest Residents of Kashmir can again use their landline phones after Indian authorities eased restrictions imposed as part of a lockdown earlier this month. The lockdown was put in place to avoid a violent reaction to India’s decision Aug. 5 to revok...
2019-08-17 23:16

Dueling protests rattle Hong Kong in 10th week of unrest Dueling protests Saturday marked the 10th week of unrest in Hong Kong, with marchers passing shops shuttered as worries grow that police will crack down on activists in the streets. Pro-democracy demonstrators again marched demanding the resignation ...
2019-08-17 23:16

Prosecutor offered Philadelphia gunman fake sentencing during standoff Philadelphia District Attorney Larry Krasner negotiated a “phony baloney” sentence with the gunman in the harrowing 7 1/2-hour standoff that ended with six cops shot. Krasner jumped on the phone with suspect Maurice Hill while he was hold...
2019-08-17 23:16

Kim Jong Un celebrates test of North Korea’s new missile system Kim Jong Un was all smiles after North Korea test-fired a new weapon. Pyongyang’s Korean Central News Agency said Kim expressed “great satisfaction” over his military’s “mysterious and amazing success rates” in recent testing activity and vowed to bu...
2019-08-17 23:16

|Customarymarriageamendmentsgivewomenmorefinancialclout A new bill has some important financial implications regarding customary marriages in SA, according to John Manyike, head of financial education at Old Mutual....
2019-08-17 23:48

Your Magnificently Mad BMW M2 Wallpaper Is Here The M2 is the M3 of our generation. I know it’s confusing, but it is. The naturally-aspirated straight-6, the small footprint, the comfort it feels on the track... It’s all classic M3....
2019-08-17 23:48

What Car Do You Have A Vendetta Against? Between Autumn 1973 and Spring 1974, 63 Citroën Meharis were burned to the ground on Paris streets. Not much more is known about the incident, but we can assume that whoever was responsible for destroying the better part of 100 little French off-road...
2019-08-17 23:48

The Acura Type S Concept Is The Cab-Back FWD Sedan We Need It has been said that sedans are dying, that the masses are hankering for oval-shaped raised hatches called “crossovers” and that the three-box shape isn’t long for this world. That would be a damn shame, though, because carmakers like Acura are just...
2019-08-17 23:48

Dramatic spaces: raising the curtain on Dominic Cooper’s bolthole The actor’s penthouse provides a welcome escape from the ‘chaos and madness’ of life on screenBringing your work home with you takes on a whole new meaning in Dominic Cooper’s Victorian terraced property in north London. One bedroom is furnished enti...
2019-08-17 23:48

Physician, ultrarunner, thriller writer… meet the man who lives life to the full Professor Hugh Montgomery says mastering new skills helps him relax – and makes life appear to last longerI meet Prof Hugh Montgomery the day after the heatwave reaches its sticky, stultifying peak, a day when Londoners are red-eyed, over-caffeinated...
2019-08-17 23:48

Hong Kong protests: Riot police hit the streets after thousands march through city for latest demonstration Riot police took to the streets of Hong Kong today after thousands of schoolteachers marched through the Chinese territory in the latest weekend of protests....
2019-08-18 00:16

Blast at wedding in Afghan capital wounds at least 20: hospital A bomb exploded at a wedding reception in the Afghan capital Kabul on Saturday night, wounding at least 20 people, officials and emergency services said....
2019-08-18 01:16

Several injured in Kashmir in clashes with Indian police Indian security forces injured at least six people on Saturday in Srinagar, the main city in the Indian-controlled part of Kashmir, as several protests broke out against New Delhi's revocation of the region's autonomy last week....
2019-08-18 01:16

Yemeni separatists quit some Aden posts; Houthis attack Saudi oil plant Southern Yemeni separatists withdrew on Saturday from some government buildings in Aden that they seized last week but held on to military camps that give them control over the southern port, interim seat of Yemen's ousted Saudi-backed government....
2019-08-18 01:16

Ezekiel Elliott Won't Face Criminal Charges For Knocking Over Event Staffer In Vegas Cowboys running back Ezekiel Elliott will not face criminal charges in connection to an incident in May where he shoved a member of an EDM festival’s event staff in Vegas, according to TMZ....
2019-08-18 01:16

Norwich brush aside Newcastle thanks to Teemu Pukki hat-trick Teemu Pukki scored 29 league goals for Norwich in the Championship last season but he never got a hat-trick. He has one in the Premier League at the second time of asking, which not only suggests the Finn is cut out for top- flight football but that ...
2019-08-18 01:16

Gutsy Newbury win puts Technician back in frame for success in St Leger • Victory in Geoffrey Freer Stakes rekindles expectations• Trainer says Doncaster classic is now ‘logical next step’Martyn Meade can dream once more of a first Classic success, having got Technician back on track with a surprise victory in the Geoffr...
2019-08-18 01:16

All Blacks’ poor form no pointer to World Cup prospects, says Eddie Jones • England coach believes New Zealand holding themselves back• Jones: ‘Last thing you want is to be flying before World Cup’Eddie Jones believes New Zealand have been holding themselves back for the World Cup. The All Blacks finished third in the Rugb...
2019-08-18 01:16

Gaurav Gill Nominated For Arjuna Award 2019 In a big step up for the world of Indian motorsport, ace rally driver Gaurav Gill has been nominated for the Arjuna Award 2019. The selection committee for the Sports Awards 2019 announced its......
2019-08-18 01:48

Renault Triber Bookings Open At Rs. 11,000 Bookings for the upcoming Renault Triber have officially commenced in India from today. Customers can book the new Renault Triber both online, on the company's official website, or at any authorised......
2019-08-18 01:48

Adrian has 'finally arrived' at Liverpool after Southampton howler, says Jurgen Klopp Jurgen Klopp laughed off the Adrian error that almost cost Liverpool a win at Southampton on Saturday, claiming it meant the Spaniard had 'finally arrived' at the club....
2019-08-18 02:16

Celta Vigo vs Real Madrid LIVE: La Liga 2019-20 live stream, commentary, TV, lineups, score prediction Real Madrid kick off their 2019-20 LaLiga campaign at Celta Vigo this afternoon, with Zinedine Zidane already feeling the pressure back at the Bernabeu....
2019-08-18 02:16

Southampton vs Liverpool lineups: Confirmed team news and predicted XIs Jurgen Klopp is expected to juggle his Liverpool squad against Southampton this afternoon following a draining Uefa Super Cup win over Chelsea in midweek....
2019-08-18 02:16

Aritz Aduriz 'scissor' kick cuts through Barcelona to expose Ernesto Valverde's tactics in Lionel Messi's absence It was a moment of genius with which Barcelona fans will be all too familiar. Except this time, it came not to hand them a last-minute victory, but instead to condemn their team to a late defeat....
2019-08-18 02:16

Rashida Tlaib's grandmother responds to Trump mocking decision not to visit Israel: 'May God ruin him' Muftia Tlaib, the 99-year-old grandmother of Rep. Rashida Tlaib, D-Mich., had some strong words for President Trump after he claimed the elder Tlaib was a "winner" because her granddaughter decided not to visit her in Israel....
2019-08-18 02:48

How Travis Scott Ended Up Being the Perfect Partner for Kylie Jenner Kylie Jenner may be only 22, but she has long since established her wise-beyond-her-years credentials. Founder and still independent owner of a cosmetics business estimated to be worth......
2019-08-18 03:48

‘A horror’: B.C. law student still can’t reach her family due to Kashmir clampdown A Kashmiri woman who is studying in B.C. says she still can't get in contact with family back home, nearly two weeks after a security crackdown in the region....
2019-08-18 03:48

Weight Loss: This High-Protein Salad Is Ideal For Days You Are In No Mood To Cook High-Protein Diet: Leafy, nutty, or fruity, salads can be anything you want them to be.Heres why you should consider including this salad in your weight loss diet....
2019-08-18 03:48

Meet the gorgeous ballerina who is dating ‘Goldfinch’ star Ansel Elgort Violetta Komyshan is a ballerina and a social media influencer with 1.1 million followers — far more than your average dancer. She is also the longtime girlfriend of Ansel Elgort, one of the hottest young actors in Hollywood....
2019-08-18 03:48

Chapman, Canha back Bassitt in A's 8-4 win over Astros Matt Chapman doubled among his three hits and Mark Canha had two hits and three RBIs to back Chris Bassitt's six solid innings, and the Oakland Athletics beat the Houston Astros 8-4       ...
2019-08-18 04:16

15 best spots for spotting the northern lights The northern lights — or the aurora borealis — are one of the most incredible natural phenomena in the world. Here are the 15 best places to see them.       ...
2019-08-18 04:48

Hong Kong protests turn chaotic but avoid violence Protests turned chaotic Saturday but ultimately ended without violence, as Hong Kong's long summer of discontent continued to simmer for an 11th straight weekend....
2019-08-18 04:48

‘Space Jam’ mural turned Brooklyn basketball court into an ‘ice rink’ A Williamsburg basketball court’s new paint job promoting the sequel to the live-action/animated ’90s movie “Space Jam” has made the surface dangerously slippery, dejected b-ballers griped....
2019-08-18 05:16

NYC public schools caught tossing books, unused supplies Upper West Side parents are being asked to pony up nearly $100 for classroom supplies like glue sticks, Crayons and washable markers — staples they could find by looking in the trash outside their kids’ schools. Dunces at PS 166 threw away the very i...
2019-08-18 05:16

Van full of detectives pulled over by fake LI cop who then flees A Long Island man impersonating a police officer tried to take the law into his own hands when he pulled over a van -- and found it full of real detectives, police said Saturday....
2019-08-18 05:16

Hamilton inducted into Rangers hall in 1st trip back to park Hamilton inducted into Rangers hall of fame in 1st trip back to park since 2010 AL MVP's last game 4 years ago       ...
2019-08-18 05:48

Labour and Tory MPs plot ‘radical’ law to thwart no-deal Brexit Those who feel any bid to topple Boris Johnson will fail are focusing on measures to stop the UK crashing outSenior Labour and Conservative MPs leading the battle to stop a no-deal Brexit are focusing on passing a “radical” new law to block it, after...
2019-08-18 06:16

'No sea sickness so far': Greta Thunberg update on Atlantic crossing Climate activist is four days into a two-week journey on solar-powered yachtFour days into its two-week Atlantic crossing, the solar-powered yacht carrying climate activist Greta Thunberg is becalmed in the ocean after a choppy start to the trip, sti...
2019-08-18 06:16

America is close to ‘deal’ with Taliban, hints Trump With a president eager to bring US troops home, many question what Afghan ‘peace’ would look likeDonald Trump has met his peace envoy to Afghanistan and top security advisers to discuss progress in the latest round of talks with the Taliban, fuelling...
2019-08-18 06:16

Owen Jones attacked outside London pub Guardian columnist claims attack was ‘premeditated assault’The Guardian columnist and activist Owen Jones has been physically assaulted in London while celebrating his 35th birthday with friends.In an attack he called “a blatant premeditated assault”...
2019-08-18 06:16

Hong Kong: three rallies mark 11th weekend of protests Demonstrators aim to show public support for movement remains strongThousands of demonstrators took to the streets of Hong Kong, as they sought to show their movement still had public support even after two months of increasingly violent clashes.Prot...
2019-08-18 06:16

‘It's techno-racism’: Detroit is quietly using facial recognition to make arrests Critics in the majority-black city point out that the technology is flawed and often misidentifies people of color and womenFor the last two years, Detroit police have been quietly utilizing controversial and unreliable facial recognition technology ...
2019-08-18 06:16

Greta Gerwig: why Little Women still generates a big buzz | Lucy Siegle Louisa M Alcott’s story is 150 years old, but the remake by the director of Lady Bird is tipped for great things alreadyYou have to be super-confident to release a film without Will Ferrell at Christmas. But then “eagerly anticipated” doesn’t quite c...
2019-08-18 06:16

History repeats itself as McIlroy gets another police escort Seven years after Rory McIlroy was given a police escort to make his tee time for the Ryder Cup, history repeated itself when the Northern Irishman received the same treatment for the third round of the BMW Championship in suburban Chicago....
2019-08-18 07:16

Tiger keeps Tour Championship hopes alive with 67 at BMW Tiger Woods kept his hopes of qualifying for next week's Tour Championship alive by shooting a 5-under-par 67 on Saturday during the third round of the BMW Championship in Medinah, Ill....
2019-08-18 07:16

Trump's Statue of Bigotry is not Cuccinelli's first neo-Confederate assault | Sidney Blumenthal In 2010, as Virginia attorney general, the acting USCIS director tried to make his staff wear a symbol of secessionKen Cuccinelli, acting director of the US Citizenship and Immigration Service (USCIS), is an aspiring literary critic as well as a revi...
2019-08-18 08:16

New Zealand police seek dashcam footage after murder of Sean McKinnon Drivers asked to check for any images of hitchhikers near Hamilton where the Australian tourist’s body was foundNew Zealand authorities are asking drivers to check their dashcam for footage of any hitchhikers near where the Australian surfer Sean McK...
2019-08-18 08:16

Female jail workers and lawyers in Chicago allege inmates made a game of 'masturbation attacks', and they're suing A federal judge allowed two class-action lawsuits to move forward on Monday from female lawyers and jail workers alleging that Cook County failed to protect them from inmates' "masturbation attacks." The women allege that a prison gang called "Savage...
2019-08-18 08:48

Dozens Dead or Hurt in Wedding Suicide Bombing in Afghanistan Capital KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — A suicide-bomb blast tripped through a wedding party on a busy Saturday night in Afghanistan’s capital and dozens of people were killed or wounded, a government official said. More than 1,000 people had been invi...
2019-08-18 08:48

Miocic reclaims heavyweight title with knockout win over Cormier Stipe Miocic reclaimed the heavyweight title with a stunning fourth-round knockout of Daniel Cormier and Nate Diaz scored a dominant decision win against Anthony Pettis in his first fight in over three years at the UFC 241 on Saturday night. ...
2019-08-18 09:16

Buddy Duress should be a huge star, but he can’t stay out of Rikers Two years ago, Buddy Duress was poised to be a big star. The Queens native received positive notices for his performance in the film “Good Time,” in which he held his own alongside A-lister Robert Pattinson. Weeks ago, IFC Center was showing the Jeff...
2019-08-18 09:16

Your reaction to my hellish SSD upgrade proves that Windows 10 has a serious storage upgrade problem Earlier this week, I told you how installing an SSD in an old Windows 10 laptop has been the best and worst upgrade I’ve ever done. It was the best because the SSD gave that older machine a second life, and everything is now a lot faster than b...
2019-08-18 09:48

An Apple insider with a stellar track record just leaked Apple Watch Series 5 details Ahead of the anticipated unveiling next month of the Apple Watch Series 5 models, the highly-regarded Apple analyst who’s almost never wrong is out with a new research note disclosing that the iPhone maker will stick with OLED display technolog...
2019-08-18 09:48

Hong Kong protesters defy threats from Beijing, police and heavy rain for yet another huge march  This is now the 11th week of protests here in Hong Kong, which are reaching what demonstrators believe to be a tipping point amid an intensifying crackdown....
2019-08-18 10:16

Mastercard is assembling its own cryptocurrency team Big payment companies face revolutionary pressures from the development of digital money. Mastercard, which is partnered with Facebook on its Libra cryptocurrency announced in June, is now putting together its own cryptocurrency team. “Do you have th...
2019-08-18 10:16

Jio Fiber Plans, Realme 5 Pro, Mi A3, Vivo S1, and More Tech News This Week Jio Fiber plans, price, and welcome offer details were announced this week at the Reliance Industries AGM. Realme 5 Pro reveal, Vivo S1 went on sale, and Mi A3 set to launch in India....
2019-08-18 10:48

Facial recognition is now rampant. The implications for our freedom are chilling | Stephanie Hare This new technology is being secretly used on streets and in shopping centres across Britain, making potential suspects of us allLast week, all of us who live in the UK, and all who visit us, discovered that our faces were being scanned secretly by p...
2019-08-18 11:32

Scores Killed in Afghanistan Wedding Blast The death toll from a suicide bombing at a wedding in Afghanistan’s capital is at least 63, including women and children, officials said Sunday, as Kabul reeled from its deadliest attack this year....
2019-08-18 12:00

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

Boris Johnson to meet Macron, Merkel as Brexit uncertainty looms The new UK prime minister will attempt to convince the French and German leaders to restart Brexit talks, according to British media. A longtime Brexiteer, Johnson has made his career criticizing the EU....
2019-08-18 12:32

Vegans march in Germany to 'give animals a voice' Vegans are aiming to better organize and advance their message through animal rights activism. Tens of thousands are joining the Animal Rights March wordwide, including in the German cities of Cologne and Berlin....
2019-08-18 12:32

Italy's Salvini allows unaccompanied minors off migrant ship After more than two weeks, Italian Interior Minister Matteo Salvini has allowed 27 minors to disembark a migrant rescue vessel. Others on board have not been authorized to leave the boat....
2019-08-18 12:32

Hong Kong Protesters March in Rain, in Show of Strength After Tumult After days of violence and increasingly vehement warnings from the Chinese government, the movement was boosted by a big march and rallies around the world....
2019-08-18 12:32

Runkeeper drops its Wear OS app due to a 'buggy experience' Add Runkeeper to the list of companies dropping their smartwatch apps -- albeit not for the usual reasons. The developer is warning customers that it's scrapping its Wear OS app as of the 9.13 release. It's "just not able" to deliver the ...
2019-08-18 13:00

IKEA creates a business unit devoted to smart home tech It's clear by now that IKEA is serious about smart home tech between its Sonos-powered speakers and connected lights, but the home furniture giant wants to formalize that commitment. It just established a full-fledged Home Smart business unit t...
2019-08-18 13:00

Early access program gives us a sneak peek at Apple Arcade We've been eagerly awaiting the arrival of Apple Arcade since it was announced back in March, and now we have a few more clues as to what it will look like, courtesy of an internal early access program at Apple.Details obtained by 9to5Mac show a...
2019-08-18 13:00

Hong Kong Protests Show Little Sign of Flagging as Large Crowds Rally for Democracy Hong Kong’s eleventh straight weekend of anti-government protests culminated in a large rally Sunday at the city’s Victoria Park. Tens of thousands chanted “Free Hong Kong! Democracy Now!” and “Fight for freedom! Stand f...
2019-08-18 14:00

New Orleans TV anchor Nancy Parker dies in plane crash while reporting a story (NBC NEWS) — An award-winning local TV news anchor in New Orleans died in a plane crash while working on a story about a stunt pilot. Nancy Parker, 53, was killed along with the pilot, Franklin J.P. Augustus, on Friday when the plane crashed in...
2019-08-18 14:32

Stephen Miller Wanted to Block Undocumented Children from Public Schools Just when you thought Trump senior adviser and psychopath Stephen Miller couldn’t be any more diabolical, a new report says that he wanted to find a way for the Trump administration to block undocumented children from studying in public schools....
2019-08-18 14:32

The Cycle Show 2019 preview: ‘Take your pick from 200 exhibitors and 500 brands’ | Martin Love Celebrating its 18th year, the Cycle Show returns to the NEC in September – be prepared to be wowed by all things two-wheeledThe Cycle ShowWhere NEC BirminghamWhen 13-15 SeptemberPrice from £15.50; 11-16 years old £12; and under-11 free, cycleshow.co...
2019-08-18 15:32

Why Bayeux chic will be the next big fashion trend Designers are delving into history to create trousers, coats, knits, bags and even hoodies with a tapestry twistFashion is no stranger to a historical reference – from 1970s flares à la Once Upon a Time in Hollywood to 19th-century pie-crust collars ...
2019-08-18 15:32

Nigel Slater’s ice-cream recipes In this heat, it’s ice screamingly obvious what you need to doThe summer staggers on. The air is hot and thick as treacle. There is no breeze, not a single leaf moves. For some, the summer of their dreams. For me, the perfect excuse to make ice-cream...
2019-08-18 15:32

What does Amazon’s “Top Brand” badge actually mean? Enlarge (credit: Getty Images | Leon Neal) Amazon's biggest asset can also be a headache for its customers. The so-called "everything store" really does sell almost any item consumers might want, but it's often cumbersome and time-consuming to sort...
2019-08-18 15:32

Netflix’s cancellation bloodbath is a lie We’ve still got a little more than four months left in 2019, and already Netflix has pulled the plug on two dozen shows this year — everything from The OA to Tuca & Bertie, the latter of which only got one season and both of which have be...
2019-08-18 16:00

Noelle Bucellato, Matt Kozar The couple met on the dating app Coffee Meets Bagel, in 2017, and he saved their first dinner’s receipt because he knew he had met the woman he would marry....
2019-08-18 16:00

Kim Kardashian Says She'd Do "Anything" for Paris Hilton: "She Literally Gave Me a Career" There is no schedule too demanding for Kim Kardashian! "God, I'm so tired," she huffs in this preview clip from Keeping Up With the Kardashians' upcoming 17th season,......
2019-08-18 16:32

Chelsea vs Leicester lineups: Confirmed starting XIs and team news Frank Lampard has made one change from the side which lost to Liverpool on penalties in the Uefa Super Cup Final on Wednesday night, swapping out Mateo Kovacic for Mason Mount....
2019-08-18 17:00

Chris Ingram takes ERC points' lead despite losing ERC1 Junior title Chris Ingram has missed out on the ERC1 Junior title by only 0.3s on the Barum Rally, despite taking the lead of the European Rally Championship outright...
2019-08-18 17:32

Investigators reveal cause of ex-NASCAR driver Earnhardt's plane crash Collapsed landing gear caused the plane carrying ex-NASCAR driver Dale Earnhardt Jr and his family to crash off the runway before bursting into flames, says the National Transportation Safety Board...
2019-08-18 17:32

They butchered Richard Williams' The Thief And The Cobbler, but its surreal beauty survives online Earlier today we wrote about the death of Richard Williams, the Oscar-winning animator behind Disney’s Who Framed Roger Rabbit. Among Williams’ many accolades (including several Academy Awards and BAFTAs) there’s one that’s far more sour, though: The...
2019-08-18 17:32

Porsche's Type 64 Didn't Sell Because Of A Weird Screwup At The Auction (Updated) There were multiple press releases. There was a highly produced video. There was a Chris Harris Top Gear video. The hype generated for the auction of the only remaining Porsche Type 64 made it basically the Supra of the auction world. So last night, ...
2019-08-18 17:32

Yankees’ James Paxton keeps getting wrecked in the first Yankees manager Aaron Boone often says James Paxton’s horrible numbers in first innings are due in part to bad luck. That wasn’t the case in Saturday’s 6-5 win over Cleveland, as Paxton gave up two more runs. In 22 starts this year, the left-hander h...
2019-08-18 17:32

Two longtime Rangers fans now have son on their favorite team There is the Bruce and Tammy Fox from Jericho, L.I., via Queens, who had those Rangers’ season tickets from 1972-2009, first row right above the old Budweiser sign in Section 55 (or Section 1, depending on the year). Then there is the Bruce and Tammy...
2019-08-18 17:32

PM will not shut parliament to force through Brexit, minister suggests Boris Johnson will not shut down parliament or try to stay on as leader of the country if he loses a no-confidence vote, the energy minister has suggested to Sky News....
2019-08-18 18:00

"2019 Mandate Is To End Appeasement Politics Forever," Says Amit Shah Union Home Minister Amit Shah said on Sunday the politics of appeasement was the reason for the continuance of the "evil practice" of triple talaq for so long....
2019-08-18 18:00

Arvind Kejriwal, Smriti Irani Visit Arun Jaitley At AIIMS Several leaders including Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal, and Union ministers Smriti Irani and Ram Vilas Paswan visited AIIMS today to enquire about the health condition of former finance......
2019-08-18 18:00

Ludhiana On Alert After Heavy Discharge Of Water In Sutlej In Punjab The Punjab government put a precautionary alert in areas around the Sutlej river in Ludhiana city today after water was released from the Ropar Headworks in the river....
2019-08-18 18:00

18 People Missing As Flood Washes Away 20 Houses In Uttarakhand Uttarkashi, Uttarakhand Flood: At least 18 people are missing after a flood in the Tons River washed away around 20 houses in Uttarakhand's Uttarkashi district on Sunday....
2019-08-18 18:00

Graphic Novels Take Off With Young Readers Comics and graphic novels that address serious subjects like divorce and racism are resonating with a new audience and bolstering the children’s publishing industry....
2019-08-18 18:00

The War on Sugar Hits the Juice Box With pediatricians and parents increasingly concerned about the health risks of juice, a growing crop of watered-down juice-box alternatives are coming to store shelves. But will kids drink them?...
2019-08-18 18:00

Sick of the heat? Here's where you can find a cool family vacation in summer It's the middle of summer, and you're probably indoors right now, a refugee from the unbearable heat. Maybe you're imagining a cool family vacation.       ...
2019-08-18 18:32

Dinosaur egg bonanza gives vital clues about prehistoric parenting Perhaps the most amazing thing about fossils is that they don’t just show us what extinct animals looked like, they can also reveal how those animals lived. Even a fossilized dinosaur egg can provide a wealth of clues about its parents’ behavior. Din...
2019-08-18 18:32

James Bond's Gadget-Filled Aston Martin DB5 Sold For $6.4 Million James Bond’s Aston Martin in Goldfinger was arguably the most important movie car of all time. While cars like the Mustang Bullitt and the DeLorean owe their fame to big-time film appearances, Aston Martin’s entire brand is defined by the company’s ...
2019-08-18 19:00

This fall upscale travelers are hunting for new adventures. Here is where they are finding them. Tried-and-true destinations remain popular but a number of new destinations are emerging as the rich seek out more private, low-key travel experience or travel with family on multigenerational trips....
2019-08-18 19:00

Will Run Government For Full Term: Nepal PM KP Sharma Oli Nepal Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli on Sunday said he will continue for full five-year term and warned his detractors not to "day dream about toppling" his government....
2019-08-18 19:00

UK Strips Citizenship From "Jihadi Jack" Dual National: Report Britain has revoked the citizenship of a dual national Muslim convert to the Islamic State group dubbed "Jihadi Jack" being held in northern Syria, according to reports on Sunday....
2019-08-18 19:00

Iceland Builds First Monument In Memory Of Glacier Lost To Climate Change Iceland on Sunday honours the passing of Okjokull, its first glacier lost to climate change, as scientists warn that some 400 others on the subarctic island risk the same fate....
2019-08-18 19:00

"Everyone Ran Crying": 63 Killed In Suicide Bombing At Afghan Wedding A suicide bomber killed more than 60 people and wounded scores, including women and children, as they celebrated a wedding in the Afghan capital, authorities said Sunday, the deadliest attack in Kabul......
2019-08-18 19:00

Nordstrom Did So Much Right, but It's Still in Trouble Nordstrom invested heavily in e-commerce, didn’t open too many stores and has been quick to experiment with new types of shopping formats. Yet, it’s suffering the same fate as department stores that innovated less....
2019-08-18 19:00

5 books not to miss: Philippa Gregory’s ‘Tidelands,’ Rob Hart's 'The Warehouse' Philippa Gregory explores the life of a 17th-century midwife in "Tidelands," and Rob Hart goes dystopian for futuristic thriller "The Warehouse."        ...
2019-08-18 19:00

Body-Cam Footage Shows 19-Year-Old De’Von Bailey Running Away as He Was Shot by Police; Autopsy Rules Death a Homicide Once again, something that started so innocuously, with the words, “Hey guys” spoken by a police officer has left bullets in the back of a dead black teen....
2019-08-18 19:32

The Restless Peninsula: The Proud and Colorful History of Iberia Over the ages, the Iberian Peninsula was a melting pot of diverse cultures and civilizations, a piece of Europe that saw numerous migrations and many nations that rose and fell on its soil.  ...
2019-08-18 19:32

Suppliers' party may be ending Forecasters warn a combination of rising costs, falling vehicle sales and uncertainty over future technologies may end a decade of growth in the auto parts industry....
2019-08-18 19:32

Liberty coach Hugh Freeze sidelined by life-threatening staph infection Liberty University head football coach Hugh Freeze was recovering from surgery this weekend after a life-threatening staph infection entered his bloodstream, according to a report. ...
2019-08-18 19:32

Box Office: 'Good Boys' Leads Crowded Weekend With $21 Million LOS ANGELES, (Variety.com) - The Bean Bag Boys, the self-appointed nickname for the trio of best friends in Universal's "Good Boys," are conquering much more than sixth grade. They are also leading the domestic box office, exceeding expectations and ...
2019-08-18 20:00

Graham: IG's report on Russia probe will be 'ugly and damning' for DOJ Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Lindsey Graham, R-S.C., is adamant about revealing what went on behind the scenes of the Russia investigation and is looking forward to the American people learning about what happened....
2019-08-18 20:00

At age 22, she gave up studying law to sell $63,000 swimsuits and $2,300 bras Claudia Lambeth realized becoming lawyer wasn't what she was passionate about, so at 22 years old she took a giant leap and started a luxury lingerie company called Luna Mae....
2019-08-18 20:00

Pre-Columbian Explorers in the Americas: The Hard Evidence These days, few people still believe Christopher Columbus was the first explorer to travel to the “New World.”  ...
2019-08-18 20:32

China Pressures Business Over Hong Kong. Workers Get Caught in the Middle. Beijing wants global companies to back its power over the city, even as their workers join protests calling for greater say in the fate of their home....
2019-08-18 20:32

Hong Kong Protesters Defy Police Ban in Show of Strength After Tumult After days of violence and warnings from the Chinese government, organizers estimated at least 1.7 million people had turned out, making it the second- largest march of the protests....
2019-08-18 20:32

Rain Fury Kills 22 In Himachal Pradesh, Delhi On Flood Alert: 10 Points Heavy rain pummelled several parts of North India on Sunday, leaving at least 28 people dead and 22 missing in Himachal Pradesh, Uttarakhand and Punjab. A flood alert was issued in parts of Delhi,......
2019-08-18 21:00

Case Against Odisha Senior Cop For Allegedly Assaulting Pregnant Woman A case has been registered against the Superintendent of Police of Odisha's Sundargarh district for allegedly assaulting a pregnant woman last month which lead to her miscarriage, a police officer......
2019-08-18 21:00

The best thing to do today to teach kids about money, according to a CEO who worked in finance for 10 years Laura Levine The best way to teach kids about money is to incorporate prices and spending into everyday conversations. That's according to financial literacy expert Laura Levine, who spent 10 years working in finance before becoming CEO of the nonpr...
2019-08-18 21:32

The top 9 shows on Netflix and other streaming services this week Netflix Every week, Parrot Analytics provides Business Insider with the most in-demand original TV shows on streaming services. This week includes Netflix's "13 Reasons Why," Amazon's "The Boys," and DC Universe's "Titans." Visit Business Insider's ...
2019-08-18 21:32

The price of bacon and eggs the year you were born 24/7 Tempo adjusted the average price of a pound of sliced bacon and a dozen grade A eggs in U.S. cities for every year from 1939 to 2019.       ...
2019-08-18 21:32

As they reach adulthood, Gen Z isn't shying away from credit cards, loans and other debt A growing number of Gen Z members took on some kind of debt market in the second quarter of 2019, according TransUnion report.       ...
2019-08-18 21:32

| Lampard denied first win as Leicester hold Chelsea Frank Lampard is still waiting for his first win as Chelsea manager after Wilfred Ndidi gave Leicester a draw to spoil the Blues legend's homecoming....
2019-08-18 22:00

Raif Badawi case: Efforts to free jailed blogger continue after 7 years More than seven years after Raif Badawi was thrown in prison, lawyers and allies of the Saudi blogger are increasingly lobbying foreign governments in an effort to secure his release....
2019-08-18 22:00

Hundreds of thousands gather in Hong Kong park for pro-democracy rally Organizers said they hoped the assembly would be peaceful, which would make for a rare calm weekend in a months-long movement marked by violent clashes....
2019-08-18 22:00

Spain makes new offer to charity boat with migrants on board Spain on Sunday offered to allow a charity boat situated off the coast of Italy with more than 100 people on board to dock at the nearest Spanish port after the Open Arms charity rejected a plan to dock in Algeciras because it was too far away....
2019-08-18 23:00

Israel fires on militants at Gaza border, Palestinians say three killed Israeli forces opened fire at a group of Palestinian gunmen as they tried to cross the Gaza border, the military said on Sunday and Palestinian health officials said three of the men were killed....
2019-08-18 23:00

Worried Hong Kong Residents Are Moving Money Out as Protests Escalate The local currency has weakened rapidly since early July, a move analysts attribute partly to outflows. Some businesses say they are seeing money move abroad, and individuals say they have either swapped money into other currencies or are considering...
2019-08-18 23:00

Poles wade through Baltic 'like herrings' to commune with the sea Once a year, Poles head to the Hel Peninsula on the northern coast near Gdynia to "become herrings" and wade up to a meter deep for five hours along a 10-km (six-mile) sand bank through the Baltic Sea....
2019-08-18 23:32

House Judiciary Committee Will Return Early to Advance Gun Reform Bills In the wake of multiple mass shootings in recent weeks that have claimed dozens of lives in several states, some lawmakers are willing to cut short their vacations to return to Washington for more work on gun reform....
2019-08-18 23:32

The Original Acura CL Type-S Is A Hidden Gem When Acura announced that it was bringing back the Type S, I was annoyed. Just two weeks after selling my 3.2CL Type-S, the name is making a comeback and I’m too late to cash in. I’ve long thought that the CL Type-S is underrated and underpriced, so ...
2019-08-19 00:00

What's The Weirdest Problem Your Car Has Had? I’m diagnosing something strange on my Lexus LS 400. Sometimes, when I’m on the highway, a check engine light pops on. It’s accompanied by the traction control off light. I cannot figure out what’s going on....
2019-08-19 00:00

Warren Buffett Is Buying Bank Stocks. Why Aren’t Others? Growth is slowing, worries of a recession are rising and the Fed just cut interest rates. Wall Street analysts expect lower rates to crimp banks’ profitability....
2019-08-19 00:00

IndyCar driver Felix Rosenqvist hospitalized after dramatic Pocono 5-car wreck IndyCar driver Felix Rosenqvist was rushed to a hospital after he was involved in a dramatic five-car wreck soon after the start of a race at Pocono Raceway in Pennsylvania....
2019-08-19 00:32

Belgium's Pieters returns to winnings ways with Czech Masters title Belgian Thomas Pieters won his fourth European Tour title at the Czech Masters on Sunday, closing with a three-under 69 to seal a one-shot victory over playing partner Adria Arnaus of Spain....
2019-08-19 00:32

Crystal Palace analysis: Failure to replace Aaron Wan-Bissaka exposed at Bramall Lane John Lundstram's second-half strike saw Sheffield United defeat Crystal Palace 1-0 as Premier League football made a long-awaited return to Bramall Lane on Sunday....
2019-08-19 00:32

Majority Of Opinions Worked Against Jaspal Rana: Bhaichung Bhutia Bhaichung Bhutia was part of the 12-member committee that conducted meetings over two days in New Delhi to recommend names for the Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna, Arjuna Awards, Dronacharya Awards and......
2019-08-19 00:32

Ashes: Australia Survive As Lord's Test Against England Ends In A Draw ENG vs AUS 2nd Test Day 5 Highlights, Ashes 2019: The second Test between England and Australia ended in a draw as Australia managed to score 154/6 in the fourth innings....
2019-08-19 00:32

Youngsters Shunning Legal Profession A Colossal Damage: Ranjan Gogoi Chief Justice of India Ranjan Gogoi on Sunday observed youngsters are reluctant to join the legal profession due to "scary career prospects and uncertain future", which he said is a "colossal damage"......
2019-08-19 00:32

Rainbow Six Siege's Next Operation Will Add A Cool New Grappling Hook And A Reworked Kanal Ubisoft announced new details about the upcoming third season of Tom Clancy’s Rainbow Six Siege Year 4 were announced today at the Rainbow Six Major in Raleigh. A new operation is coming called Ember Rise. It will add two new operators, a revamped v...
2019-08-19 01:00

Brookes wins Race Two at Cadwell Park after Irwin-Redding beef "Josh Brookes won Race Two at Cadwell Park in the British Superbikes - but the talking point was a furious stand-off between Andy Irwin and Scott Redding after an early collision."...
2019-08-19 01:32

Florida woman rammed tanker truck in bid to kill self, 2 children: police Florida police say a woman in a van deliberately rammed a gasoline tanker truck after telling a friend she was going to get into a crash that would kill her and her two sons, 4 and 6....
2019-08-19 02:00

Maya Hawke joins the list of Stranger Things stars who are also talented musicians Stranger Things is a fun show, give or take the vast majority of season two, but now it’s becoming fairly clear that it might have been even more successful if Netflix had leaned into the strengths of its stars and just made it something other than a...
2019-08-19 02:00

Raiders give Antonio Brown ultimatum over helmet saga Oakland Raiders general manager Mike Mayock told disgruntled receiver Antonio Brown it’s time to decide whether he’s “all in or all out” about playing this season after losing a fight with the NFL and NFLPA over his helmet. Ma...
2019-08-19 02:00

Jerry Jones cracks ‘Zeke who?’ as Cowboys’ Tony Pollard continues to shine There’s no indication whether things have gotten hostile between Ezekiel Elliott and the Dallas Cowboys as the star running back holds out for a raise, but Jerry Jones on Saturday found a reason to laugh about the matter. After rookie Tony Poll...
2019-08-19 02:00

Seahawks and Vikings will get worn down in middle of NFL pack Both the Seattle Seahawks and Minnesota Vikings are “tweeners” entering the 2019 season. Neither is currently seen in the same class as the Saints or Rams. But, both are rated clear playoff threats, a cut above the rest of the parity-racked NFL. With...
2019-08-19 02:00

3 killed, 10 injured in raucous Honduran soccer riot Three people were killed and at least 10 others injured — including several players — in a raucous soccer riot involving two rival clubs in the Honduran capital. One of the injured was a boy, while three adults hurt in the melee Saturday ...
2019-08-19 02:00

Former NFL running back Cedric Benson dies in motorcycle crash Former NFL running back and University of Texas star Cedric Benson died Saturday night in a motorcycle crash, according to the Austin American-Statesman. He was 36. The accident occurred on Mount Bonnell Road in West Austin after 10 p.m. Saturday, ac...
2019-08-19 02:00

George R.R. Martin Says Game of Thrones Ending Was Freeing as a Writer Writing a fantasy epic is hard. Writing a fantasy epic while also competing with a television show that adapts said epic, and will finish before you? Apparently that’s way harder.Read more......
2019-08-19 02:32

Carbon Footprint Row Over Greta Thunberg's Yacht Trip To New York The team behind teenage climate activist Greta Thunberg's yacht voyage to New York on Sunday fended off claims that her trip will create carbon emissions because team members will take transatlantic......
2019-08-19 02:32

Raiders GM Mike Mayock on Antonio Brown: 'It's time for him to be all in or all out' Oakland Raiders general manager Mike Mayock chastised Antonio Brown, saying: "From our perspective, it's time for him to be all in or all out."       ...
2019-08-19 03:00

Warriors: Will Klay Thompson's legacy forever be tied to Steph Curry's? Klay Thompson will probably always be closely linked to Steph Curry, but he won't be an afterthought in an era filled with elite players.       ...
2019-08-19 03:00

ESPN 'Sunday Night Baseball' broadcaster Jessica Mendoza on car accident: '(I) had nightmares' ESPN "Sunday Night Baseball" analyst Jessica Mendoza said she was "shaken up" after the car accident that caused her to miss last week's broadcast.       ...
2019-08-19 03:00

Former coach Mike Shanahan 'was close' to returning to Broncos for the 2018 season The former coach said he spoke with Broncos executive John Elway, but that talks "didn't work out" following the 2017 season.       ...
2019-08-19 03:00

Young Red Sox fan uplifts Orioles' Chris Davis during slump with heartwarming letter A young Red Sox fan, 9-year-old Henry Frasca, wrote a heartwarming letter to the Orioles' Chris Davis in April. The two linked up at Fenway Park.       ...
2019-08-19 03:00

Florida man accused of mass shooting threats after texts emerge A man in Florida was arrested on Friday after investigators were alerted to text messages in which he allegedly detailed plans “to shoot as many people as he could in a large crowd,” according to a local sheriff’s office....
2019-08-19 03:32

Iran Oil Tanker Departs After Gibraltar Rejects US Demand The Iranian oil tanker at the centre of a diplomatic dispute has departed from Gibraltar after the British overseas territory rejected a US demand to seize the vessel....
2019-08-19 04:00

Center for Data Innovation: U.S. leads AI race, with China closing fast and EU lagging While the U.S. currently has a comfortable edge in the race to develop artificial intelligence, China is rapidly gaining ground as Europe falls behind.Read More...
2019-08-19 04:32

Australian power stations among world's worst for toxic air pollution Coal-fired stations in Victoria’s Latrobe Valley and NSW’s Lake Macquarie region among biggest hotspots for deadly sulphur dioxide, report findsPower stations in Victoria’s Latrobe Valley and New South Wales’s Lake Macquarie region have been named on...
2019-08-19 04:32

Alzheimer's: Death of key brain cells causes daytime sleepiness According to a new study, the buildup of toxic tau protein in key areas of the brain leads to major brain cell loss and daytime sleepiness in Alzheimer's....
2019-08-19 05:00

The US team’s dispute over pay is a fight for women all over the world | Suzanne Wrack The US Women’s National Team remains embroiled in a bitter row with US Soccer. The final outcome will affect every womanWhen discussing the breakdown in pay and compensation talks between US Soccer and the US Women’s National Team, the presenter on A...
2019-08-19 05:32

John Lundstram strikes to give Sheffield United victory over Crystal Palace The smell of fresh paint and the warmth of the August sun hinted at exciting new beginnings but there was also a lot that seemed reassuringly familiar about Sheffield United as they hosted Premier League football for the first time in 12 years.While ...
2019-08-19 05:32

Frank Lampard’s homecoming with Chelsea strikes a tone of anticlimax | Dominic Fifield Chelsea’s 1-1 draw with Leicester again emphasised that it will take time before Lampard’s team find their best formFrank Lampard always envisaged enduring occasions such as this. He knew there would be periods of frustration mixed in with all the el...
2019-08-19 05:32

Tottenham’s Mauricio Pochettino wants transfer window to stay open longer • Spurs manager fears club could lose Christian Eriksen• Pochettino wants longer window like other nationsMauricio Pochettino has described the decision to close the domestic summer transfer window in early August as a “massive mistake” and claims he...
2019-08-19 05:32

Frank Lampard wants Chelsea to be tougher after being held by Leicester • Lampard is still waiting for his first competitive win in charge• Rodgers feels Leicester deserved victory at Stamford BridgeFrank Lampard said that Chelsea have to be tougher and show more personality after they failed to repel an impressive fight...
2019-08-19 05:32

Adam Scott wins Presidents Cup spot, Jason Day misses out Australians Adam Scott, Marc Leishman and Cameron Smith selectedDay likely to pick up a wildcard spot in early NovemberThree Australian golfers have secured International team spots for December’s Presidents Cup contest in Melbourne but former world ...
2019-08-19 05:32

Week 2 preseason takeaways: Is Taysom Hill becoming Drew Brees' heir apparent? There could be a backup quarterback battle brewing in New Orleans. Here's a look at all the big takeaways from the second full week of the 2019 NFL preseason....
2019-08-19 05:32

Lucas Dobson: Missing boy 'unlikely to be found alive' says police officer leading search A six-year-old boy who has been missing since Saturday after falling into a river is "unlikely" to be found alive, the police officer leading the search has said....
2019-08-19 06:00

Huge crowds defy police in peaceful Hong Kong protest Hundreds of thousands of peaceful protesters of all ages returned to the streets of Hong Kong Sunday, in a massive show of solidarity for a movement that appeared on the verge of losing popular support....
2019-08-19 06:00

No-deal Brexit report leaked as government effectively ends all EU law in UK With less than 75 days until Britain is set to exit the European Union, a government report leaked to The Sunday Times newspaper reveals the disastrous effects a no-deal Brexit would unleash on the country....
2019-08-19 06:00

Canada ‘disappointed’ by British decision on Jihadi Jack Canada said Sunday it is disappointed the United Kingdom has decided to “off-load their responsibilities” after its close ally revoked the citizenship of a British-Canadian man who is imprisoned in Syria...
2019-08-19 06:00

|EXPLAINER:WhatisGDP? Gross domestic product or GDP is a measure of the size and health of a country’s economy over a period of time. It is also used to compare the size of different economies at a different point in time....
2019-08-19 06:32

Iranian Tanker Leaves Gibraltar Over U.S. Objections The Iranian tanker impounded by Gibraltar sailed out of the British overseas territory on Sunday over the objections of the U.S., a Gibraltar official said, raising hopes that Iran would reciprocate and release a British-flagged tanker in the Persian...
2019-08-19 07:00

'A second Trump': Bolsonaro's offensive rhetoric adds to Brazil's discomfort Supporters say his tendency to speak freely is sincere – but detractors call it a PR disasterHe parleyed his way to Brazil’s presidency with a vote-winning barrage of scaremongering and bombast.But eight months into Jair Bolsonaro’s far-right tenure,...
2019-08-19 08:00

Who Murdered My Child?: the Facebook pages keeping the memory of homicide victims alive Following their children’s death, parents are using social media groups to share stories, find justice and process their griefSign up for the project newsletterEarly on 20 April 2018, Joseph Alexander woke up to a multitude of text messages, missed c...
2019-08-19 08:00

Peter Fonda, the easy rider who tested the hippy dream The actor was a 60s icon but was also among the first in that era to tackle a bitterly divided AmericaAdd today, high up the list of those iconic images of the 1960s, that of Peter Fonda in floral shirt and outrageous sideburns, riding free on his Ha...
2019-08-19 08:00

The Holocaust survivor, 87, facing eviction in California: 'Will they throw me to the ground?' Exclusive: Musiy Rishin speaks out about landlord who wants wealthier tenants and has fought to evict him and his dying sonMusiy Rishin knows how to survive.He narrowly escaped the Nazis’ massacre of Jews in the Ukraine in 1941. His family lived thro...
2019-08-19 08:00

From the lottery to Nobel prize: meet workers who make life-changing phone calls What’s it like to make uplifting calls that change lives? Ammar Kalia spoke to the people whose job is to spread joyFor 12 years now, Anita Pires has been working at the call centre for Camelot, the company that runs the UK’s national lottery. She is...
2019-08-19 08:00

How a pan-European picnic brought down the iron curtain On 19 August 1989, Hungarians and Austrians gathered in friendship at the border, paving the way to unificationWhen the end finally came for the iron curtain, it was not bulldozers or hammers that struck one of the first decisive blows, but a picnic....
2019-08-19 08:00

UA volleyball brags about experiences in Europe over the summer TUCSON – The University of Arizona Volleyball squad had a great team-building experience by traveling through Europe over the summer. Here’s more with the Wildcats on that unique experience as-seen-on News 4 Tucson sportscast:...
2019-08-19 08:00

Woman becomes first female Marine to pilot F-35B fighter jet (NBC News) — A woman who attributes her success to “showing up prepared and working diligently” has become the first female Marine to pilot a F-35B fighter jet. U.S. Marine Capt. Anneliese Satz, 29, of Boise, Idaho, completed the F-...
2019-08-19 08:00

Tucson police investigating suspicious death on the south side Tucson police are investigating human remains found at a ranch on Tucson’s south side. Authorities say officers responded to human remains found by a ranch employee around 9:30 am on August 14th, 2019. Officers arrived at the property in the 12...
2019-08-19 08:00

Justin Thomas in great position to win FedEx Cup after capturing BMW Championship title After winning the BMW Championship, Justin Thomas will start the Tour Championship finale with a two-shot lead at 10 under.       ...
2019-08-19 08:32

Lincoln and Cadillac pin hopes on big crossovers The 2020 Lincoln Aviator and Cadillac XT6, large crossovers that launched this summer within a month of each other, are the latest expressions of what their reinvented brands hope to become....
2019-08-19 08:32

The Yankees Continue to Dominate. Is That Enough? Despite Sunday’s loss to the Indians, the Yankees are focused on achieving the best record in the regular season and home field advantage in the playoffs....
2019-08-19 09:00

Turkey replaces three pro-Kurdish party mayors over terror probes Turkey replaced the pro-Kurdish party mayors of the southeastern cities of Diyarbakir, Van and Mardin on Monday over terrorism-related investigations, appointing the state governors in those provinces in their place, the Interior Ministry said....
2019-08-19 09:00

Turkish police detain 418 people in Kurdish militant probe: ministry Turkish police have detained 418 people in 29 provinces in an investigation targeting suspects with links to the Kurdistan Workers Party (PKK) militant group, the Interior Ministry said on Monday....
2019-08-19 09:00

Hong Kong readies for more mass protests after huge, peaceful rally Hong Kong is gearing up for more protests this week after hundreds of thousands of anti-government demonstrators braved heavy rain to rally peacefully on Sunday, marking a change to what have often been violent clashes....
2019-08-19 09:00

At least 10 dead after fuel truck collision in western Uganda: police At least 10 people were killed when a fuel truck exploded in flames after losing control and ramming into three cars in western Uganda on Sunday, police said in a statement....
2019-08-19 09:00

Chrissy Teigen reveals majorly swollen lips: Utah 'has chosen to poison me' Chrissy Teigen apparently flew to her home state of Utah for a wedding this weekend and was hit with some serious altitude sickness. She wasn't happy.        ...
2019-08-19 09:00

How do I ask my chatty co-workers to shut up? I work in a large office with the dreaded open-seating plan. Several co-workers regularly eat lunch at their desks and socialize as though they’re at a restaurant. The noise levels, personal conversations and overall chatter is distracting to those o...
2019-08-19 09:32

There’s no official Switch exchange program, says Nintendo A Nintendo spokesperson rebuffs reports that there’s an existing exchange program for new Nintendo Switch owners to swap their newly-purchased units in for the improved model that dropped early July.A slew of reports emerged late last week ind...
2019-08-19 09:32

Raiders GM: Time for Antonio Brown to be ‘all-in or all-out,’ get past helmet issue After the NFL shot down Brown's plan to use a slightly more recent model of his favored helmet, the wide receiver stayed away from Oakland's training camp....
2019-08-19 09:32

Israeli military kills 3 Palestinians near Gaza fence after firing toward 'armed suspects,' officials say Israeli soldiers killed three Palestinians near Gaza Strip’s heavily guarded perimeter fence after armed "terrorists" were spotted trying to "infiltrate into" the country, officials announced on Sunday....
2019-08-19 10:00

Joe Manchin Keeps Trump's Greenland Dream Alive On Sunday, Sen. Joe Manchin (D-WV) treated President Donald Trump’s pipe dream of buying Greenland as a serious policy proposal during a television appearance on CBS. A somber remind that this is something Manchin has to do because Donald Trump remai...
2019-08-19 10:00

The Same Publisher That Tried to Publish O.J. Simpson Gave Mark Halperin Another Book Deal The same publisher who attempted to published O.J. Simpson’s If I Did It has a new client: Mark Halperin. Halperin’s book is called “How to Beat Trump: America’s Top Political Strategists on What It Will Take” and is set to be released in November, a...
2019-08-19 10:00

Chhattisgarh Official's Husband Caught On Camera Dragging A Woman A hostel superintendent was suspended in Chhattisgarh after her husband was seen dragging a woman cleaner out of a room in a video which has gone viral on social media....
2019-08-19 10:32

No Hearing In Ayodhya Case On Day 8 As Top Court Judge Is Unavailable The hearing in the Ram Janmabhoomi-Babri Masjid land dispute case could not take place in the Supreme Court on Monday due to unavailability of one of the five judges of the Constitution bench....
2019-08-19 10:32

Move On J&K In Accordance With Constitutional Provisions: Jitendra Singh The Centre's decisions on Jammu and Kashmir were taken after "thorough research" in accordance with constitutional provisions and can withstand any legal challenge, Union minister Jitendra Singh said......
2019-08-19 10:32

24 Killed In Himachal As Heavy Rains Hit Parts Of North India Rain fury is unfolding in the northern states of India after hundreds were killed and lakhs were forced out of their homes in the southern and western parts of the country earlier this month....
2019-08-19 10:32

Infinix Hot 7 Review Infinix Hot 7 offers dual front and rear cameras housed in a metallic body, but can it beat the Realme and Redmi offerings when it comes to overall value?...
2019-08-19 10:32

ISRO Plans to Source 5 PSLV Rockets From Domestic Firms Targeting to realise 12 Polar Satellite Launch Vehicles (PSLV) per year from the domestic private sector, Indian space agency ISRO's commercial has issued an Expression of Interest (EoI) for first......
2019-08-19 10:32

Trump Does Not Want the US to Do Business With Huawei Donald Trump on Sunday said he did not want the United States to do business with Huawei even as the administration weighs whether to extend a grace period for the company....
2019-08-19 10:32

Tim Cook Warns Trump China Tariffs Help Samsung Over Apple Donald Trump said on Sunday that he had spoken with Apple CEO Tim Cook about the impact of US tariffs on Chinese imports as well as competition from South Korean company Samsung Electronics....
2019-08-19 10:32

Deputies find girl alone in boat, father's body in lake The body of 36-year-old Texas man was found in Lake Granbury on Friday afternoon after authorities discovered his 3-year-old daughter alone in a boat that morning....
2019-08-19 11:00

Russia's Yandex looks at ten-fold increase in driverless car fleet to speed up testing Yandex, a Russian equivalent to Google, said it is considering expanding its fleet of self-driving cars to up to 1,000 within the next two years in order to speed up tests on the fledgling technology....
2019-08-19 11:00

Prince Andrew ‘appalled’ by Jeffrey Epstein sex abuse claims Britain’s Prince Andrew on Sunday broke his silence about his ties to Jeffrey Epstein — calling the suggestion that he participated in any of his pedophile pal’s behavior “abhorrent.” The statement from Buckingham Palace...
2019-08-19 11:32

Amid Trump’s tariff war, Americans give free trade high marks: poll Nearly two-thirds of Americans, or 64 percent — a new high — back free trade because they believe it's good for the economy and say the country can't avoid continued globalization, according to the poll by NBC News and The Wall Street Journal....
2019-08-19 11:32

Tesla wants you to rent its solar panels – as hardly anyone's buying them Would you rent a solar panel? That's the new business strategy that Tesla – through its subsidiary SolarCity – is using to target consumers after some sweet, renewable energy, with a push in the US before a Europe launch planned fo...
2019-08-19 12:16

Google Drive is finally getting shortcuts – you'll never lose a file again After years of user requests, Google Drive is finally getting a much-needed feature: shortcuts that point to files stored in another location.If you use Google Drive frequently, you'll know how frustrating it can be trying to find a single file ...
2019-08-19 12:16

Important To Look At Financial Stability With Growth: Shaktikanta Das RBI Governor Shaktikanta Das said he expected banks to move quicker on linking the lending rates with the central bank's repo rate towards better transmission to support consumption and demand....
2019-08-19 12:16

Chelsea vs Leicester highlights: Goals and action from Premier League clash at Stamford Bridge Frank Lampard did not get the Chelsea homecoming he craved as his wait for a first win as manager went on following a 1-1 draw with Leicester in the Premier League on Sunday....
2019-08-19 12:16

Patrick Swayze's widow shares story about his abusive mother in doc airing on his birthday Patrick Swayze's widow, Lisa Niemi, opens up about the late actor's troubled childhood in new documentary "I Am Patrick Swayze."        ...
2019-08-19 12:48

Spotify's Premium Family plans get an explicit content filter Spotify is rolling out a new Premium Family Plan with a much-awaited setting. Parents will now have the ability to filter out songs with swearing, violence, drugs and more via an explicit content filter that can be applied to individual accounts. Tha...
2019-08-19 13:48

Three UK rolls out 5G home internet access in London Yet another carrier is offering 5G in the UK -- although it's not on your phone. Three has launched 5G home broadband in parts of London, giving people "fibre-like speeds" (the carrier hasn't given specific numbers) without requiring a tec...
2019-08-19 13:48

Kevin Smith is making a 'He-Man' anime series for Netflix Netflix is working with filmmaker Kevin Smith (Clerks, Mallrats) to create a He-Man limited anime series entitled Masters of the Universe: Revelation. Smith, who'll serve as the project's showrunner and executive producer, has unveiled the ...
2019-08-19 13:48

SpaceX Starman Roadster completes its first orbit around the Sun Starman and his Tesla Roadster are now regular denizens of space. According to data from Where is Roadster, the cosmic driver has completed his first orbit around the Sun, taking 557 days since the first Falcon Heavy launch to circle our home star.....
2019-08-19 13:48

Hundreds of thousands march for democracy in latest Hong Kong protest against China Heavy rain failed to keep hundreds of thousands of protesters from swarming Hong Kong streets Sunday to rally against the Beijing government.        ...
2019-08-19 14:16

Amazon is passing along costs of a new digital tax to thousands of French sellers Amazon is raising seller fees for thousands of small and medium-sized businesses in France because of a new digital tax passed by the French government....
2019-08-19 14:16

Five ways UK farmers are tackling climate change Farms are on the front line of climate change - vulnerable to extreme weather events - so farmers are coming up with new and surprising ways of tackling the problem....
2019-08-19 14:16

Mahindra Rolls Out 15 Lakh Unit Of The Bolero Pick Up Range The company is the leader in the pick-up segment for over two decades and with the move to BS6 in April 2020, the company aims to bring in better technology and new products into the country....
2019-08-19 14:16

Tehran warns US against fresh bid to seize tanker as it heads for Greece An Iranian supertanker that was seized on suspicion of transporting oil to Syria was today heading east through the Mediterranean, reportedly on its way to Greece after being released by Gibraltar....
2019-08-19 14:16

Lucas Dobson 'unlikely to be found alive', says Police officer leading search for missing boy A six-year-old boy who has been missing since Saturday after falling into a river is "unlikely" to be found alive, the police officer leading the search has said....
2019-08-19 14:16

|IMFwarnsZimagainstpayboostaslivingstandardscrash The International Monetary Fund cautioned Zimbabwe’s government against boosting wages for state workers after the introduction of a new currency pushed up inflation and reduced spending power to a 10th of what it was six months ago....
2019-08-19 14:48

Turkey says its convoy attacked in Syria, three civilians killed A Turkish military convoy was attacked en route to one of its observation posts in northwest Syria on Monday, Turkey's Defense Ministry said, adding that three civilians were killed and 12 others wounded in the air strike....
2019-08-19 14:48

Japan shrine for war dead vandalized by man claiming to be Chinese Japanese police on Monday arrested a man claiming to be Chinese for throwing a black ink-like liquid on a curtain at one of the buildings of Tokyo's Yasukuni Shrine for war dead, the Metropolitan Police Department said....
2019-08-19 14:48

Iranian Tanker Heads to Greece After Leaving Gibraltar The Iranian tanker released by Gibraltar was sailing to Greece, according to ship-tracking data, as Tehran warned the U.S. against targeting the vessel after a last-minute attempt to seize it in the British overseas territory....
2019-08-19 14:48

How ‘The Equal Edit’ campaign is improving gender equality in Swedish history on Wikipedia During history lessons at school, we were taught about conflicts, innovation, and resolutions that made the world what it is today — without telling the stories of the other half the population. History really has been “his story” — it was written by...
2019-08-19 15:16

Kurt Zouma unfazed by Chelsea critics: 'I've worked hard to come back from the shadows' Kurt Zouma has insisted he is unaffected by recent criticism and claimed his detractors have no idea how difficult his journey has been from the "shadows" to the Chelsea first team....
2019-08-19 15:16

Frustrated Frank Lampard seeks a cutting edge from Chelsea after slow start Frank Lampard should be encouraged by Chelsea's ongoing ability to produce spells of dominance but his team cannot wait too much longer to start capitalising on them....
2019-08-19 15:16

Commerce Department will extend Huawei reprieve, Ross says The move will delay the implementation of a penalty on the Chinese tech giant for another 90 days. The commerce secretary’s comments come one day after President Trump suggested the U.S. would not grant another reprieve....
2019-08-19 15:48

Huawei's first 5G phone goes on sale in China as it pushes ahead with launch despite US pressure China's 5G networks are expected to come online in late 2019 and 2020. Huawei's Mate 20 X 5G, which went on sale over the weekend, will be able to connect to those networks....
2019-08-19 15:48

Rupee Closes At Over 6-Month Low Against Dollar: 10 Things To Know The rupee fell by 29 paise to close at an over six-month low against the US dollar on Monday, news agency Press Trust of India (PTI) reported. The fall came on the back of growing worries over......
2019-08-19 15:48

Mountune Ford Focus RS pack takes hot hatch to 513bhp New M520 MRX upgrade pack dramatically ups performance for under £6,000, arriving alongside cheaper 444bhp option Mountune has taken the Ford Focus RS to a whole new performance level with two new packages - the most powerful of which taking the ho...
2019-08-19 16:32

Ineos Bridgend factory talks "very advanced", minister claims Ineos boss Jim Ratcliffe with the Land Rover Defender Ineos Automotive is reportedly close to a deal to build off-roader in Wales, bringing hundreds of jobs after Ford closure Ineos Automotive, a subsidiary of British chemicals company Ineos, appe...
2019-08-19 16:32

Under the skin: Why Volkswagen is bringing back manual gearboxes The Volkswagen Group’s new MQ281 gearbox shows how far manual gearbox technology has progressed over the years and how it still has a big part to play in cutting fuel consumption and emissions New six-speed MQ281 unit is lightweight, compact and sh...
2019-08-19 16:32

New electric Fiat 500 to lead five-model renewal plan "The 500 family will carry premium pricing to absorb the extra cost of the all-electric drivetrain" New EV-only 500 to head upmarket next year, with new Panda, SUVs and estate to follow Fiat is planning a major two-pronged renewal of its European...
2019-08-19 16:32

China provides $1 billion in 'green' finance to coal projects in first half of the year Chinese financial institutions provided at least $1 billion in "green" financing to coal-related projects in the first half of this year, a review of financial data showed, with fossil fuels still playing a major role in Beijing's energy strategy....
2019-08-19 16:32

Bangladesh, UNHCR to survey Rohingya regarding return to Myanmar Bangladesh will work with the United Nations refugee agency to determine if more than 3,000 Rohingya refugees will accept Myanmar's offer to return home, an official said on Monday, nearly a year after a major repatriation plan failed....
2019-08-19 16:32

Wyatt Russell shows off his sales pitch in this Lodge 49 exclusive For the most part, Lodge 49 declines to define its characters by their work, even as it validates their decisions to work whatever job puts food on the table (well, the non-exploitative gigs, anyway). But from the moment he first entered the frame, D...
2019-08-19 17:00

In photos: Sand sculptors create more than castles on Coney Island The weekend ahead of National Sand Castle Day on August 19, sand sculptors of all ages show off their skills at the annual Coney Island Sand Sculpting Competition in New York on August 17, 2019....
2019-08-19 17:00

UK faces food and fuel shortages in no-deal Brexit, says leaked plan Britain would likely face food, fuel and medicine shortages if it crashes out of the bloc without a transition deal, according to a leaked Sunday Times report....
2019-08-19 17:00

Why Julián Castro’s Obama Moment Didn’t Last As a young mayor, he was given a prime-time speaking spot at the 2012 Democratic Convention. He is still trying to get from that stage to a bigger one....
2019-08-19 17:00

Netflix’s bizarre riff on Mary Shelley’s Frankenstein oddly successful Stranger Things’ David Harbour stars in Netflix’s Frankenstein’s Monster’s Monster, Frankenstein, which gives the first science fiction novel, Mary Shelley’s Frankenstein, a run for its money...
2019-08-19 17:48

Megan Rapinoe reveals her dad voted for Donald Trump US women’s soccer team co-captain Megan Rapinoe revealed that her father voted for President Trump in the 2016 election — despite her once referring to herself as a “walking protest” of his administration. The World Cup champi...
2019-08-19 17:48

Booking WWE’s King of the Ring: Must-see wrestlers get their due WWE last week released the bracket for the latest, and very welcome, incarnation of the King of the Ring tournament. The 16-man field is split between “Monday Night Raw” and “SmackDown Live” superstars, and matches will be on ...
2019-08-19 17:48

What’s still keeping Ryan Kalil from fully assimilating with Jets Prior to Sunday night’s Green and White practice — the last public practice of the season — Jets center Ryan Kalil couldn’t contain his excitement. It was Kalil’s first practice participating in team drills since he came out of his brief retirement t...
2019-08-19 17:48

Edwin Diaz, Jeurys Familia finally give Mets what they need KANSAS CITY, Mo. — This was Redemption Song Sunday for the Mets bullpen. Jeurys Familia, showing much better composure and control, pitched the sixth and seventh innings to get the win while Edwin Diaz came on for a clean ninth inning and registered ...
2019-08-19 17:48

Jets won’t play Le’Veon Bell the rest of preseason Jets fans will have to wait until the regular season to see new running back Le’Veon Bell in action. Coach Adam Gase said Sunday night that Bell will not play in the preseason. “I was about 99 percent sure heading into the preseason,” Gase said of th...
2019-08-19 17:48

Police identify pilot and resident killed in upstate plane crash The pilot of the plane that crashed into a Dutchess County home has been identified as 61-year-old Francisco Knipping-Diaz of Woodmere, Long Island, who was killed along with a resident, state police said. Two passengers in the Cessna 303 Crusader – ...
2019-08-19 17:48

Video shows couple robbed at gunpoint in East Williamsburg A couple was robbed at gunpoint in East Williamsburg in an early morning encounter caught on video. The man and woman, both 25, were walking into a building on Kingsland Avenue near Woodpoint Road shortly before 3:45 a.m. on August 9 when the strange...
2019-08-19 17:48

New Jersey cops find mummified human remains, altar during raid in child sex case New Jersey police raiding the house of a man accused of sexually assaulting a young girl made a horrifying discovery — mummified human remains and an “altar to an unknown deity,” according to officials. Officers searched the Newark house ...
2019-08-19 17:48

Brawl breaks out on delayed Delta flight at JFK airport It was a flight-or-fight response. A “nightmare” JFK flight to Miami was delayed for so long that cops had to be summoned after fights broke out between frustrated — and exhausted — passengers. Delta Flight 2385 sat on the tarmac for near...
2019-08-19 17:48

Weekend Box Office: Hobbs & Shaw get beat up by a bunch of eighth-grade Good Boys Will the public ever tire of prepubescent antics intercut with horned-up jokes? According to this past weekend’s box office numbers, don’t count on a lull in interest anytime soon: Universal Pictures’ Good Boys rose to the top of its class with a $21...
2019-08-19 17:48

Kristin Stewart navigates the deep sea horrors of Underwater in spooky new trailer There’s two types of people in this world: Those who find outer space scarier than the bottom of the ocean and those who find the bottom of the ocean scarier than outer space. The latter camp—and there are more of us than you might think—will find th...
2019-08-19 17:48