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South African business confidence slumped to the lowest level since disinvestment from the country over its apartheid policies started gaining momentum a quarter century ago....

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Chinese Property Giants Could Regret Milking the Country's Middle Class Using presales as a method of financing might seem cheap compared with the high-yield bond market, but Chinese property companies may have now promised buyers too much....
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Racing lines: Why you should watch Rapid Response Dr Olvey saved Alex Zanardi’s life when he lost both legs in 2001 New documentary is a revealing foray into the dark world of motorsport medical professionals “I didn’t know then how little I knew,...
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Need a fall fix? Try leaf-peeping by boat from these 10 great places Not only is it more fun to be in a boat than sitting in traffic, but you get a different view of the fall scenery.       ...
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Authorities Consider Taking Legal Action Against Facebook Over Storm Area 51 Event No one is sure what will happen later this week in Rachel, Nevada—the location of a planned Aliengate festival that evolved out of a viral Facebook event—but local authorities are already considering ...
14:56, 09/19/2019

An Unplanned Teen Pregnancy Ripples Through Generations in Jacqueline Woodson’s Red at the Bone A treasure awaits readers who encounter Red at the Bone, who descend the staircase with a loose step as 16-year-old Melody does in her coming-of-age party at the start of the novel. Jacqueline Woodson...
15:14, 09/19/2019

UK Supreme Court hears attack on PM Johnson from ex-leader Major Boris Johnson's decision to suspend parliament in the run-up to Brexit will come under attack in Britain's Supreme Court on Thursday from one of his predecessors as prime minister and Conservative Par...
15:14, 09/19/2019

'Link's Awakening' on Switch doesn't ruin the formula of an all-time classic Link's Awakening is a weird Zelda game that wears its quirks on its sleeve. It started life as a port of the SNES title A Link to the Past but morphed into a unique game that debuted on the Game ...
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The Morning After: Are dual-screen laptops a gimmick or the next big thing? Hey, good morning! You look fabulous. This morning, we're looking at Facebook's next attempt at making hardware, and investigating the appeal of an indoor/outdoor Sonos speaker. Plus, the i...
15:14, 09/19/2019

The Keurig of cocktails is expanding sales to California What if whipping up a Moscow Mule or an Old Fashioned was as easy as popping a coffee pod into a Keurig machine? Cocktail bartenders and other libations experts would likely turn up their nose at such...
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Capital management executive allegedly assaulted female employee on work trip A Big Apple capital management executive was busted for trying to assault a young employee — after booking them into a single hotel room on a work trip to Florida, according to cops. James Lukez...
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Netanyahu’s rival rejects call to let him lead centrist coalition Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Thursday called on his main rival Benny Gantz to hold talks aimed at creating a centrist unity government headed by the incumbent – but his proposal was su...
15:14, 09/19/2019

Iran’s foreign minister Javad Zarif threatens ‘all-out war’ Iran’s foreign minister warned Thursday of an “all-out war” if the US or Saudi Arabia launch military strikes in retaliation for the drone-and-missile attacks on Saudi oil sites. Javad Zarif told CNN ...
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For decadent, deficient Real Madrid the problems start in midfield | Jonathan Wilson The team were incapable even of the basics in Paris and it is a wonder Spanish clubs have not exploited the weaknesses moreAs Thomas Meunier and Juan Bernat capered through the open savannah that arch...
15:14, 09/19/2019

Kieran Trippier delivering for Atlético Madrid and relishing new 100mph life | Sid Lowe The right-back set up the equaliser against Juventus and says the atmosphere was unlike anything he had experiencedKieran Trippier took a step back, avoiding the red and white flowers at the south-eas...
15:14, 09/19/2019

Spinsterhood and stitching charm in Tracy Chevalier's gentle 'A Single Thread' "A Single Thread," Tracy Chevalier's well-mannered novel of spinsterhood and stitching in the wake of WWI, is a pleasing historical diversion.        ...
15:14, 09/19/2019

Bertens, Stephens bow out of Pan Pacific Open Russia's Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova stunned second seed Kiki Bertens 6-1 7-5 to reach the Pan Pacific Open quarter-finals in Osaka on Thursday, while American Sloane Stephens suffered another early exit...
15:42, 09/19/2019

Athletics: IAAF confirms 1,900-plus world championship entries More than 1,900 athletes from 209 countries will be in action at this month's World Athletics Championships, with American sprinter Allyson Felix looking to extend her record medals tally in Doha....
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Athletics: Ethiopia’s Dibaba out of world championships with foot injury Ethiopia’s 1,500 metres world record holder and 2015 world champion Genzebe Dibaba has withdrawn from the world championships starting in Doha next week due to a foot injury, her management company sa...
15:42, 09/19/2019

Ducati Multistrada Sales Cross 100,000 Units Worldwide The Ducati Multistrada adventure touring motorcycle from Ducati has reached the 100,000 sales milestone, sixteen years after the first Multistrada model was introduced....
16:00, 09/19/2019

Claim By Yemeni Rebels Over Saudi Oil Attacks "Lacks Credibility": France French Foreign Minister Jean-Yves Le Drian said on Thursday that a claim by Yemeni rebels that they carried out attacks on two Saudi oil facilities "lacks credibility"....
16:00, 09/19/2019

Thousands Of Schools Shut In Malaysia, Indonesia As Haze Affects Students Thousands of schools were shuttered across Malaysia and Indonesia Thursday, affecting at least 1.7 million pupils, officials said, as toxic haze from rampant forest fires sent air quality plummeting....
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|HuaweidanglesnearlyR22bninhuntforglobaldevelopers Huawei is offering nearly R22bn to partners willing to build software for its future chip and computing platforms, courting developers worldwide at a time the US is heightening scrutiny of the Chinese...
16:00, 09/19/2019

U.S. keeps No. 1 spot in FIBA rankings after loss USA Basketball, which has held the top spot in the FIBA world rankings since winning the 2010 world championship, is still No. 1, followed by Spain, Australia, Argentina and France....
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The biggest surprises and disappointments of the 2019 MLB season We knew the Yankees would hit a lot of home runs, but not DJ LeMahieu and Gio Urshela. The Phillies spent big but didn't cash in. Here are the top overachievers and the worst flops....
16:28, 09/19/2019

Trump Visits Border Wall, Hoping to Burnish His Campaign President Trump’s photo op at the border was his only public appearance during two days in California, a state that has been a hotbed of opposition to his presidency and policies....
16:56, 09/19/2019

Washington Monument reopens after 3-year upgrade to elevator, security For the first time in three years, the Washington Monument -- one of the nation's most popular and recognizable landmarks -- reopened to the public Thursday after extensive renovations....
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| Israel elections: Netanyahu's rule threatened by deadlocked Israeli polls Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's long grip on power appears in jeopardy after elections have left him tied with his main challenger Benny Gantz, raising the prospect of tough negotiations to build ...
16:56, 09/19/2019

Researchers Think It's a Good Idea to Secure Your Phone Using the One Thing You Perpetually Lose Apple’s FaceID authentication system started moving smartphone users away from relying on fingerprints to secure their mobile devices, which are arguably less secure. But researchers think they’ve com...
17:14, 09/19/2019

The Beginner's Guide to Electric Cars Electric vehicles (EVs) are getting cheaper—so whether you’re looking for a way to save on the hassle and cost of gas, shrink your carbon footprint, or simply zip around in a new Tesla, there are lot...
17:14, 09/19/2019

Met planning restrictions for global climate protest Police warn London event may cause ‘serious disruption’, but say they won’t tolerate criminal offencesThe police are planning to impose restrictions on the global climate strike in London tomorrow, wa...
17:14, 09/19/2019

Egyptian tuk-tuk start-up Halan to expand to Ethiopia Halan, an Egyptian technology start-up that uses two- and three-wheeled vehicles to transport passengers and goods, will begin operating in Ethiopia before the end of 2019, its chief executive told Re...
17:14, 09/19/2019

Fiat Chrysler to test vehicle-to-grid technology with 700-car fleet Fiat Chrysler will set up an experimental fleet of up to 700 electric cars to test vehicle-to-grid (V2G) technology, which allows power grids to use energy stored in car batteries to face demand durin...
17:14, 09/19/2019

In Stunning Reversal, Reds Pitcher Amir Garrett Runs From Fight Reds pitcher Amir Garrett, who led a valiant if poorly planned solo charge of the entire Pittsburgh Pirates organization back in July, seems to have put those salad days behind him....
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SEC's Clayton Says SEC Doesn't 'Judge' Direct Listings The Securities and Exchange Commission doesn’t mind when companies go public using a cheaper “direct listing” on exchanges instead of a more traditional underwritten IPO, the agency’s chairman said....
17:14, 09/19/2019

Fed Adds $75 Billion to Financial System in Third Repo Transaction This Week The Federal Reserve Bank of New York added $75 billion to the financial system, using the market for overnight repurchase agreements, or repo, to relieve funding pressure in money markets....
17:14, 09/19/2019

India builds detention camps for Assam 'foreigners' After excluding 2 million people from a citizenship list, Indian authorities in Assam are now building detention centers to incarcerate "stateless" people. DW reporter Murali Krishnan visited an under...
17:14, 09/19/2019

Shaman detained while walking across Russia to 'banish' Vladimir Putin A self-styled "warrior-shaman" was detained by Russian police while walking across the country to Moscow, where he intended to "banish" Vladimir Putin. Authorities said they would fly him back to his ...
17:14, 09/19/2019

Prosecutors probe how Airbus got classified Bundeswehr files Airbus acquired classified documents from Germany's armed forces concerning two military procurement programs. The aerospace giant said it is "fully cooperating" with an investigation into how employe...
17:14, 09/19/2019

Fed cuts interest rates, discord continues The US Federal Reserve has cut interest rates twice in the last decade, both coming in the last seven weeks. Yet for Donald Trump and some dissenting voices, it's nowhere near enough....
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When worlds of sound merge: Listen to the Campus Concert 2019 South Africa was in focus at this year's Campus Project of DW and the Beethovenfest. You can hear the hear the strongly applauded program right here....
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Killer robots: why do so many people think they are a good idea? | Stuart Heritage According to a recent survey, 39% of us aren’t against machines capable of destroying humanity. Surely there are some things we can all agree onLaura Nolan is a modern hero. A former Google software e...
17:42, 09/19/2019

Pocket Casts will give existing desktop customers Plus for life Earlier this week the popular podcast app Pocket Casts announced some big changes. In addition to making the mobile app free, Pocket Casts unveiled a new paid subscription tier, Pocket Casts Plus. It ...
18:00, 09/19/2019

Amazon plans to hit Paris climate change goals 10 years early Jeff Bezos has announced Amazon will sign up to a climate pledge with the aim of meeting the United Nations Paris Agreement climate goals 10 years early. He said Amazon will hit emission reduction tar...
18:00, 09/19/2019

'Call of Duty' crossplay lands on October 25th If you and your pals have different games consoles you don't really have a whole bunch of options when it comes to playing together -- but now, Activision is switching things up. Following in the...
18:00, 09/19/2019

Google is testing Incognito Mode for Maps Google has rolled out Incognito Mode to Maps' preview group for testing, so you may not have to wait that long to be able to use it. The feature was one of the privacy-focused tools Google promis...
18:00, 09/19/2019

Michelin-starred chef Peter Fiori launches Coutts bank's first ever cookbook A Michelin-starred chef last night launched Coutts bank's first ever cookbook, with recipes including ingredients grown from its very own rooftop garden....
18:01, 09/19/2019

Tony Blair: Jeremy Corbyn mustn't risk mixing Brexit with general election EXCLUSIVE: Former PM warns of big 'gamble' on Brexit election Says Boris Johnson advised 'by gang of adventurers Follow our live politics updates HERE...
18:01, 09/19/2019

The Londoner: Adonis's fight to stand in Vauxhall In today's diary: Adonis's fight to stand in Vauxhall | Leave hero Jacob wins lying down | Baroness Hale's life has been imortalised in print | Neneh Cherry's hand-picked talents blossom in the woods...
18:01, 09/19/2019

Trump calls media report about whistleblower complaint 'Fake News' U.S. President Donald Trump on Thursday blasted as "Fake News" a media report that he made a promise to a foreign leader that prompted a whistleblower complaint from a U.S. intelligence official....
18:01, 09/19/2019

U.S. House speaker: Drug pricing plan should be priority for White House House Democrats' plan to help lower the cost of medicines should be a priority for the White House, U.S. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi told reporters on Thursday at an event unveiling their prescription...
18:01, 09/19/2019

Showdown preview: The 2019 BSB season so far "Ahead of the final three rounds and The Showdown, we take a look back at what has been an action-packed 2019 season in Bennetts British Superbikes."...
18:01, 09/19/2019

Kane: Olympiacos draw feels like a loss "Tottenham striker Harry Kane says result feels like a loss, as Spurs go from 2-0 to 2-2 against Olympiacos in the opening game of the Champions League."...
18:01, 09/19/2019

Britain’s Supreme Court Is Thrust Into Center of Brexit Debate A case against Boris Johnson’s suspension of Parliament is testing Britain’s Supreme Court and its tradition of steering clear of political disputes....
18:28, 09/19/2019

Buttigieg rolls out healthcare plan: 'Medicare for all who want it' Democratic presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg released details of a healthcare plan that he has dubbed "Medicare for all who want it," further distancing himself from progressive rivals who want to...
18:28, 09/19/2019

Brownface images come back to haunt Canada's Trudeau Prime Minister Justin Trudeau apologized after a photo emerged of him in brownface makeup in 2001. Two images of separate incidents have since been released, coming the week after he launched his elec...
18:28, 09/19/2019

| Leclerc keen to remain team player at Ferrari Charles Leclerc's debut season at Ferrari could not have gone any better, but he has played down talk of taking over from Sebastian Vettel as leader....
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Dems launch longshot bid for DC statehood at rare hearing, as Republicans hammer local corruption House Democrats, in their first hearing on D.C. statehood in more than 25 years, on Thursday advocated for the District of Columbia to become the country’s 51st state as Republicans raised concerns ab...
18:28, 09/19/2019

Gretchen Carlson talks 'surreal' onscreen portrayals, 'moments of protest' at Fox News Gretchen Carlson can't quite believe how life has turned out, which includes screen portrayals by Naomi Watts and Nicole Kidman.        ...
18:28, 09/19/2019

‘Trump Is Having His Own Brexit’: The Race to Prepare for a Potential U.S. Exit From the World’s Mail System As an American, Jeanne Glenz prizes her right to vote. But, because she lives near Munich with her German husband, exercising that right isn’t always easy. This year, it could get even harder, d...
18:28, 09/19/2019

Wilder: Cuts should have stopped Fury fight, happy they didn't Deontay Wilder believes Tyson Fury's fight with Otto Wallin should have been stopped due to the cuts suffered by Fury. He's glad it wasn't and that his rematch with the "Gypsy King" is still on course...
18:56, 09/19/2019

Among babies and pregnant mothers, a death every 11 seconds, says U.N. More women and newborns survive now than ever before, largely thanks to better healthcare, United Nations data showed on Thursday, but a baby or a pregnant woman still dies every 11 seconds somewhere ...
18:56, 09/19/2019

Trump calls report about whistleblower complaint 'Fake News' U.S. President Donald Trump on Thursday blasted as "Fake News" a report that he made a promise to a foreign leader during a phone call that a U.S. intelligence official found troubling enough to file ...
18:56, 09/19/2019

‘John Wick Hex’ comes to Windows and Mac October 8th John Wick Hex, the top-down strategy game based on the film franchise, arrives on Windows and Mac October 8th. You can pre-order the game now, and it will be available exclusively via the Epic Games s...
18:56, 09/19/2019

This in-depth review of the iPhone 11 Pro’s best new feature is jaw-dropping I’m more excited about the iPhone 11 than I’ve been for a new iPhone release in quite some time. Sure, the introduction of Face ID and a larger OLED display on the iPhone X was cool, but i...
18:56, 09/19/2019

Stock of Olive Garden's parent tumbles 3% after revenue miss Shares of Darden Restaurants fell as much as 5% Thursday morning after the parent company of Olive Garden reported slower-than-expected sales growth....
18:56, 09/19/2019

The importance of social media when it comes to LGBTQ kids feeling seen It is imperative to monitor kids’ safety while using the Internet, but parents should be careful not to disregard the potential positive impacts of social media apps. For LGBTQ youth in particular, th...
19:14, 09/19/2019

The cheat hackers 'ruining' gaming for others The use of cheats is a major problem in video games and it’s becoming increasingly lucrative as esports take off. We meet a teenage hacker’s making thousands....
19:14, 09/19/2019

Media companies pull e-cigarette ads from airwaves Major media companies are removing advertisements for e-cigarette companies from their airwaves as concerns over mysterious lung illnesses that appear to be tied to vaping continue to mount....
19:14, 09/19/2019

Sam Bee tells journalists to stop euphemizing dick Brett Kavanaugh's dick Late in her Wednesday Full Frontal piece on the newest allegations that the GOP’s favorite Supreme Court justice was/is the slurring, lurching, lecherous embodiment of misogynist white privilege that’...
19:42, 09/19/2019

Electric vehicle startup Rivian gets a jolt from big Amazon.com van order Electric vehicle startup Rivian Automotive LLC got a big boost from one of its investors on Thursday when Amazon.com announced it was ordering 100,000 electric delivery vans....
19:42, 09/19/2019

Facebook CEO Zuckerberg, under fire, seeks to mend fences in Washington Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg is meeting with lawmakers on Capitol Hill for a second day on Thursday as part of an effort by the social media giant to mend its reputation as it faces a slew of governme...
19:42, 09/19/2019

Boxing supremo Eddie Hearn goes full ‘David Brent’ in hilarious promotion video Hearn, who promotes for Anthony Joshua and KSI, said fans should “kneel in homage” to October’s fighting schedule – and fans were in stitches...
19:42, 09/19/2019

Stronger Euro: Another "Brexit Surprise"? While the news in Europe is dominated by Brexit developments, the euro has been quietly getting stronger. First, against the U.S. dollar. Soon, against the British pound. Discover why in this free vid...
19:42, 09/19/2019

Revealed: how US senators invest in firms they are supposed to regulate Analysis of financial disclosure data shows 51 senators and their spouses have as much as $96m invested in corporate stocks As they set national policy on important issues such as climate change, tech...
19:42, 09/19/2019

Justin Trudeau blackface: details emerge of third incident Undated video clip shows Trudeau in blackface, waving, with his arms and legs also appearing to be paintedA third incident in which Justin Trudeau wore blackface has been reported, in yet another dama...
19:42, 09/19/2019

Scientists use fossilised finger bone DNA to rebuild ancient human Unprecedented feat reveals little-known Denisovans resembled Neanderthals but had ‘super-wide’ skulls One of the most mysterious relatives in the human family has stepped out of the shadows after scie...
19:42, 09/19/2019

For the sake of life on Earth, we must put a limit on wealth | George Monbiot It’s not just the megarich: increased spending power leads us all to inflict environmental damage. It’s time for a radical planIt is not quite true that behind every great fortune lies a great crime. ...
19:42, 09/19/2019

Greta Thunberg is right. Congress is ignoring science – and that includes Democrats | Kate Aronoff Many Democrats aren’t taking climate scientists more seriously than their climate-denying Republican counterparts. And corporate money is to blameOn Wednesday in a committee hearing on Capitol Hill, G...
19:42, 09/19/2019

Samantha Bee: Senate decided 'not to do a proper investigation' on Kavanaugh Late-night hosts react to the deja vu of Brett Kavanaugh headlines and Elizabeth Warren’s climb in the polls “It’s almost autumn, and you know what that means,” opened Samantha Bee on Full Frontal. “T...
19:42, 09/19/2019

Only 2% of global art auction spending is on work by women, study finds A new report finds women’s work still underrepresented in the art world, with only 11% of art purchased by institutions female-made A new study has found that despite perceived signs of progress, the ...
19:42, 09/19/2019

Liam Gallagher: Why Me? Why Not review | Alexis Petridis's album of the week (Warner Records)Gallagher provides more crowd-pleasers for his sizable audience of 90s guitar-rock nostalgists – and with greater confidenceYou can accuse Liam Gallagher of many things, but never of s...
19:42, 09/19/2019

Indian Man Removes His Devil’s Horn A sebaceous horn, popularly known as Devil’s Horn, grew from an old Indian man’s head after an injury. ...
19:42, 09/19/2019

Mokele-mbembe: The Monster of the Congo River Mokèlé-mbèmbé is the name given to a creature believed to inhabit the upper reaches of the Congo River basin, i.e. Congo, Zambia, and Cameroon, as well as in Lake Tele (in the Republic of Congo) and i...
19:42, 09/19/2019

Stanford students use AR to keep spotlight on campus sexual assault A brutal 2015 attack on a Stanford student was supposed to be memorialized with a plaque; now students have created an alternative using augmented reality.Read More...
20:00, 09/19/2019

Twitch acquires IGDB to better index the games broadcasters are playing Twitch is buying IGDB to improve the quality of its informational database, and it plans to keep the IGDB's API public for other sites to use as well.Read More...
20:00, 09/19/2019

Wunder Mobility closes $60 million round to expand its urban transport platform in the U.S. Wunder Mobility, which helps companies and cities create their own urban mobility services, has closed a series B round of funding at $60 million.Read More...
20:00, 09/19/2019

Trump on Snowballing Whistleblower Scandal: 'No Problem!' You’ll have to forgive me if I don’t feel particularly reassured by President Donald Trump when he emphatically suggests that an alleged whistleblower complaint from a member of the intelligence comm...
20:00, 09/19/2019

Justin Trudeau's Blackface Scandal Is Spiraling Out of Control Perhaps you’ve heard about Justin Trudeau’s recent racism scandal? No, not that one. And no, not that one, either. I’m talking about a third instance that’s surfaced in the past 12 hours of the Canadi...
20:00, 09/19/2019

Andrew Yang Wants You To Know He Can Score Inside Andrew Yang has a dream. “I’d challenge Donald Trump to any physical or mental feat under the sun. I mean, gosh, what could that guy beat me at, being a slob?” the presidential candidate wondered last...
20:28, 09/19/2019

FIFA Releases Meaningless Statement Condemning Iran's Ban On Women In Soccer Stadiums An Iranian woman recently died from from self-inflicted burns after she was arrested for trying to attend a soccer match in the country, and her death has brought renewed scrutiny to Iran’s law that b...
20:28, 09/19/2019

New Mexico governor introduces plan for free college tuiton It has become a campaign promise made by just about every Democratic candidate in the running for president. New Mexico Governor Michelle Lujan Grisham announced a plan of her own on Wednesday that wi...
20:28, 09/19/2019

Tucson Premium Outlets to hold job fair Thursday TUCSON – Holiday season is approaching and retailers will start hiring additional help. Tucson Premium Outlets will hold a job fair from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Thursday at 6401 W. Marana Center Blvd. Att...
20:28, 09/19/2019

'It's one big earworm': readers' picks of the best albums this century After we published our list of the greatest albums this century, we asked for your own suggestions – from dark R&B to revolutionary drum’n’bassRead what the Guardian’s music critics opted forAlexis Pe...
20:28, 09/19/2019

Mercury hopefuls Black Midi: 'All great art comes from self-indulgence' Black Midi’s thrillingly unclassifiable racket has earned them industry hype unheard-of for a guitar band today. So how did the diehard experimentalists emerge from the same talent school as Adele?Ins...
20:28, 09/19/2019

Drugmaker Insys wins bankruptcy court approval to sell off opioid Drugmaker Insys Therapeutics Inc on Thursday won court approval to sell its flagship fentanyl spray to a buyer who agreed to only market the drug for use by cancer patients, in response to concerns ab...
20:29, 09/19/2019

Europa League 2019-20 live stream: how to watch the football online from anywhere Forty-eight clubs from across the continent have set out on the long road to UEFA Europa League glory. And this year's tournament is blessed with a number of big name teams that would usually fin...
20:29, 09/19/2019

Sony's next State of Play teases 'new game reveals' – but don't expect PS5 news Sony has announced its next State of Play live stream will air on September 24, with the company teasing "new game reveals" and "great news to share". But don't expect any news on the next-g...
20:29, 09/19/2019

Dyson vacuum sale: the Dyson V8 Absolute gets a $120 price cut If you're in the market for a new vacuum cleaner, then you've come to the right place. Dyson, a brand known for top-of-the-line vacuums, has slashed the price on some of their most popular m...
20:29, 09/19/2019

Huawei Mate 30 doesn't have Google apps and won't work with the Play Store Huawei just announced the Mate 30 and Mate 30 Pro at an event in Munich, Germany where the company's CEO, Richard Yu has confirmed it won't sport Google services, but the phone may still com...
20:29, 09/19/2019

Huawei announces Huawei Vision 4K TV with pop-up camera Who isn't making TV these days? Alongside hype for the upcoming OnePlus TV, phone-maker Huawei has also been getting in on the action with a HarmonyOS TV, the Honor Vision – and it looks l...
20:29, 09/19/2019

Huawei Mate 30 launch: as it happened The Huawei Mate 30 Pro launch event gave us more than just a single smartphone. In fact we got four smartphones, the Huawei Watch GT 2 and even a TV.It was the Huawei Mate 30 and Mate 30 Pro which wer...
20:29, 09/19/2019

Facebook’s Mark Zuckerberg Visits Lawmakers To Discuss Tech Industry Regulation (WASHINGTON) — Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg visited lawmakers Thursday to discuss potential regulation of the tech industry, particularly when it comes to the collection of users’ personal...
20:56, 09/19/2019

France’s President Emmanuel Macron Is Ready to Reset His Troubled Presidency It’s a bright early September day inside France’s presidential Élysée Palace, and President Emmanuel Macron is reflecting on the grueling 12 months just past, with the so-cal...
20:56, 09/19/2019

The U.N. Secretary-General Says He Has Taken a Forceful Stance on China’s Treatment of Muslims UNITED NATIONS (AP) — Secretary-General Antonio Guterres has strongly rejected claims by five human rights groups that he hasn’t condemned the Chinese government’s detention of more ...
20:56, 09/19/2019

Study finds hub linking movement and motivation in the brain Our everyday lives rely on planned movement through the environment to achieve goals. A new study by MIT neuroscientists at the Picower Institute for Learning and Memory at MIT identifies a well-conne...
20:56, 09/19/2019

'Unidentified aerial phenomena': Leaked UFO footage genuine, Navy confirms The U.S. Navy confirmed this week that three leaked videos of unidentified flying objects were the real deal, calling them "unidentified aerial phenomena."...
20:56, 09/19/2019

Accessorize Any Apple Watch With a $7 Sport Band, In the Color Of Your Choice One of the nice things about Apple Watches is that whether you bought an original model years ago, or have a Series 5 arriving tomorrow, the same bands will fit on all of them....
20:56, 09/19/2019

How to Tell Someone to Get Off Their Phone Smartphone addiction is real. According to a log of my screen time, in the last seven days, I spent three hours and 15 minutes a day on my iPhone (and over 22 hours in total last week—almost an entire...
20:56, 09/19/2019

2020 Honda CR-V Facelift Unveiled; Gets A New Hybrid Version Honda has finally pulled the wraps off the 2020 Honda CR-V facelift. This particular model is the US-spec version, and in addition to refreshed styling, new features and upgraded engine options, the.....
20:56, 09/19/2019

| UK must give written Brexit proposal this month - Finnish PM Britain must deliver a written proposal for a solution to the Brexit impasse this month to avoid a no-deal Brexit, the Finnish prime minister Antti Rinne's office says....
21:14, 09/19/2019

Copper Smelting Shows Edomites Could Have Rivalled Israelites In the Hebrew Bible, the Edomites were the descendants of Jacob's brother Esau, but did an ancient Egyptian invasion trigger technological innovations within this biblical kingdom? ...
21:14, 09/19/2019

Kavanaugh impeachment calls mark latest strike on ‘judicial independence,’ Republicans say Conservatives once more have rallied around Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh as he faces a new round of disputed sexual misconduct allegations. But GOP lawmakers claim the calls from Democratic p...
21:14, 09/19/2019

McCabe calls on DOJ to close investigation amid speculation over possible charges Attorneys for former Deputy FBI Director Andrew McCabe on Thursday called on the Justice Department to “immediately” close what they called a “fatally flawed” investigation of allegations against him,...
21:14, 09/19/2019

O’Rourke calls for legalizing marijuana, releasing nonviolent offenders Democratic presidential candidate Beto O’Rourke on Thursday unveiled his plan to legalize marijuana at both the federal and state level, remove the drug from the controlled substances list and grant c...
21:14, 09/19/2019

Superbug hotspots emerging in farms across globe – study Global outbreak of antibiotic-resistant superbugs linked to overconsumption of meatHotspots of antibiotic-resistant superbugs are springing up in farms around the world, the direct result of our overc...
21:42, 09/19/2019

'We declare our support for Extinction Rebellion': an open letter from Australia's academics Leading academics from around the country say it is their moral duty to rebel to ‘defend life itself’ We the undersigned represent diverse academic disciplines, and the views expressed here are those ...
21:42, 09/19/2019

Arsenal vs Aston Villa: Prediction, tickets, live stream, TV channel, team news - Premier League 2019-20 preview The air of optimism around the Emirates that accompanied Arsenal's summer transfer activity has begun to fade after a tumultuous start to the campaign....
21:42, 09/19/2019

Airbnb Says It Plans to Go Public in 2020 Making a public statement about a stock market debut in a particular year is unusual among technology start-ups, which typically keep their plans secret....
21:42, 09/19/2019

Navient memo raises questions about its student loan servicing practices Student advocates say the document shows the company intentionally steered borrowers into high-cost repayment options, but Navient says it shows exactly the opposite....
21:42, 09/19/2019

The Repo Market’s a Mess. (What’s the Repo Market?) When plumbing works well, you don’t need to think about it. That’s usually the case with a vital but obscure part of the financial system known as the repo market, where vast amounts of cash and colla...
21:42, 09/19/2019

Jeff Bezos Pledges Amazon To Meet Paris Climate Goals 10 Years Early Amazon chief Jeff Bezos pledged Thursday the retail giant will meet its emissions targets taken under the Paris climate accord 10 years ahead of schedule....
21:42, 09/19/2019

New Images Show Justin Trudeau Wearing 'Blackface' Makeup: Report New damning images of Prime Minister Justin Trudeau wearing blackface makeup emerged on Canadian television Thursday, throwing his floundering re-election bid into further disarray....
21:42, 09/19/2019

New York approves $400 million for upstate transmission line New York Transco, a consortium of major utilities, has received approval for up to $400 million to add a new power transmission line to reduce grid congestion and allow lower-cost and renewable electr...
21:42, 09/19/2019

Natural gas leak reported in Ashland, Kentucky: local media A natural gas leak was reported near an elementary school in Ashland, Kentucky and emergency crews have blocked the area surrounding the leak, WSAZ.com said in a report....
21:42, 09/19/2019

Man accused of killing Rikers guard planted GPS device on her car: DA A man accused of gunning down his corrections officer ex-gal pal planted a GPS device on her car to track her in the days before her death, Brooklyn prosecutors said Thursday. Keon Richmond, 37, is ac...
21:42, 09/19/2019

De Blasio donors agree to settle lobbying violation for $70K Three city developers agreed to pay $70,000 to settle claims that they violated a state lobbying law by donating to Mayor Bill de Blasio’s since-shuttered Campaign for One New York. The New York...
21:42, 09/19/2019

City hospitals struggle as spending skyrockets: report Mayor de Blasio has boasted about the city’s “universal health care” system on the campaign trail — but a new report by his own administration shows the Big Apple’s public health system is unwell. The...
21:42, 09/19/2019

Luckiest man in New Jersey wins another lottery jackpot Freddie Robinson, 64, became a millionaire in 2017 with the top prize in the Platinum Diamond Spectacular scratch-off game bought from a liquor store close to his home in Newark....
21:42, 09/19/2019

NYC wants to build a public pool in the East River A city agency is making a splash with its call for a public pool in the East River — a plan that could return swimming to the urban estuary for the first time in over 100 years. “I’m...
21:42, 09/19/2019

Cops bust turnstile jumper heading to court with pot and a loaded gun A Bronx man arrested for fare jumping was carrying a gun and three dozen bags of weed — and told cops he pulled the brainless move because he was rushing to court to appear for a worse crime, law enfo...
21:42, 09/19/2019

Parents of Queens woman fatally struck by cab file wrongful death suit The parents of a 26-year-old woman who was fatally struck in February by a green cab as she walked home in Rego Park have filed a wrongful death suit against the cab driver and several others — ...
21:42, 09/19/2019

FDNY union: De Blasio’s ‘Vision Zero’ is slowing response times The FDNY’s response times to blazes and other emergencies are rising dramatically — and the city’s firefighters union says Mayor Bill de Blasio’s “Vision Zero” initiative, aimed at reducing traf...
21:42, 09/19/2019

AOC fighting to block massive ‘Walmart of Liquor’ from her Queens district Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez is fighting to block a massive booze retail store that critics call the “Walmart of Liquor” from opening on her turf in College Point, Queens. The firebrand freshman cong...
21:42, 09/19/2019

Rivian lands Amazon order for 100,000 delivery vehicles The electric vehicle startup said the first Amazon delivery vehicles are expected to be on the road in 2021. The order is part of Amazon's goal to become net carbon neutral by 2040....
22:00, 09/19/2019

‘Rambo: Last Blood’ is an orgy of death “Rambo: Last Blood” features what’s easily the most violent movie scene of the year. It’s awesome. Awaiting an ambush near the end of the film, John Rambo (Sylvester Stallone) has thoroughly booby-tra...
22:00, 09/19/2019

High-Dose Opioid Pills Helped Fuel Purdue's Growth When taking into account the dosage strength of each pill, Purdue Pharma’s OxyContin represented a market-leading 27% of total oxycodone sold during a seven-year period reviewed by The Wall Street Jou...
22:00, 09/19/2019

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau apologizes after 2001 photo surfaces of him in brownface The Canadian prime minister apologized for dressing up in an Aladdin costume for an "Arabian Nights" themed gala at a school where he taught nearly 20 years ago. He also told reporters about another i...
22:00, 09/19/2019

Trade deal between EU, 11 South American nations blocked over Amazon wildfire concerns A proposed trade deal between the European Union and 11 South American nations now faces uncertainty after a key Austrian Parliament committee voted to reject it....
22:00, 09/19/2019

British leaders give EU possible alternatives to unsettled 'backstop' The British government detailed Thursday a possible alternative to the Irish "backstop" provision that's been at the heart of dissent among lawmakers and leaders who are trying to agree on a deal to l...
22:00, 09/19/2019

Iran says 'all out war' could result from U.S. military action Iran's foreign minister promised Thursday that any military action by the United States or Saudi Arabia in response to oil attacks last weekend would cause "all out war."...
22:00, 09/19/2019

Michael King called up to take Domingo German’s spot on Yankees roster The Yankees signed Michael King to the big league roster Thursday to replace Domingo German, who was placed on administrative leave by MLB pending an investigation into an alleged domestic violence in...
22:00, 09/19/2019

Ex-Atlanta Falcon Justin Crawford pleads guilty to child molestation Former Atlanta Falcons player Justin Kenyuno Crawford will face at least 12 years behind bars after he pleaded guilty to child molestation and sodomy charges as part of a plea deal, according to a new...
22:00, 09/19/2019

‘Stay off Tom’: Refs warned Dolphins on legal Brady hit As if Tom Brady needs the extra help. During the Patriots’ beatdown of the Dolphins last week, an official warned Miami linebacker Raekwon McMillan to back off the six-time Super Bowl winner fol...
22:00, 09/19/2019

Kylie Jenner Shuts Down Travis Scott Split Rumors With One Adorable Family Photo A photo is worth a thousand words--and this one says there's no split in sight. This week, there was some speculation online over possible trouble in paradise for Kylie Jenner and......
22:28, 09/19/2019

Grey's Anatomy Has a Big Question to Ask On Stunning Season 16 Poster Big changes are afoot on Grey's Anatomy. E! News has your first look at the key art for season 16 (which premieres in one week!), and it shows Meredith Grey (Ellen Pompeo) looking......
22:28, 09/19/2019

Suspect charged after teen stabbed to death as some in crowd filmed An 18-year-old was arrested after Khaseen Morris, 16, was fatally stabbed during a brawl outside a New York strip mall.        ...
22:28, 09/19/2019

Finally, the first day of fall! Monday is the autumn equinox and here's what that actually means Put away the flip-flops and break out the leggings: The first day of fall is Sept. 23, 2019. But don't turn the clocks back quite yet.        ...
22:28, 09/19/2019

Watch: Make Pav Bhaji Fondue At Home For Your Next House Party (Video) This pao bhaji recipe is served and presented in a fondue style, wherein you place the regular bhaji in a fondue pot and savour it by dipping in bite-sized toasted pavs!...
22:28, 09/19/2019

Turn-Based Survival Game Overland Is Like An Indie Rock XCOM In my couple of hours with turn-based survival game Overland, I’ve lived multiple short, doomed lives in the post-apocalypse. These lives unfolded in in gas stations and on street corners, and they we...
22:28, 09/19/2019

I Have Had It With Games That Always Send Me On Detours I don’t trust waypoints anymore. You know, those little icons on video game maps that show you where your goal is? They’re filthy liars, and I wouldn’t trust them with my coffee money....
22:28, 09/19/2019

| Rebel-controlled town in Mali concerns African leaders As West African leaders try to find ways to stop jihadist violence in the Sahel region, attention is turning to a rebel-held town in Mali's north accused of being a base for militants to launch attack...
22:28, 09/19/2019

| Nigeria army shuts aid group office in conflict zone: NGO staff The Nigerian army has shut down the office of NGO Action Against Hunger in the northeastern city of Maiduguri, staff says, as six of its employees remain held hostage by jihadists....
22:28, 09/19/2019

| Russia to help Uganda develop nuclear energy Russia and Uganda have agreed to work together in the field of nuclear energy, the Russian nuclear agency Rosatom says, as Moscow seeks to strengthen its influence in Africa....
22:28, 09/19/2019

Nature ‘one of most effective ways’ of combatting climate change Nature is “one of the most effective ways” of combatting climate change and should be part of every country’s climate strategy according to the Executive Director of the UN Environment Programme (UNEP...
22:56, 09/19/2019

Urbanworld 2019: How Kasi Lemmons, Vondie Curtis-Hall and Henry Hunter Hall Continue a Creative Legacy in Harriet Before she departed this earth, Harriet Tubman’s last words were, “I go to prepare a place for you.” When I hear such a powerful phrase, I can’t help but think of the concept of legacy....
22:56, 09/19/2019

Democratic Donor Ed Buck Will Finally Face Federal Charges For His Role in the Death of Gemmel Moore Yesterday, The Root reported that Ed Buck, a prominent white Democratic donor, was being charged with battery causing serious injury, administering methamphetamine, and maintaining a drug house—all fe...
22:56, 09/19/2019

Wrestling Ref Gets 2-Year Suspension for Forcing Black Student to Cut ‘Unnatural’ Dreadlocks The racial slur-spewing New Jersey high school wrestling referee who forced a black student to cut his dreadlocks has been suspended for at least two years after a civil rights investigation resulted ...
22:56, 09/19/2019

MAGA Millions: Kanye West Named Highest-Paid Hip-Hop Act of 2019 After pledging allegiance to his lord and savior Donald Trump, Kanye West earned the eternal scorn of the black community and it’s been a bumpy ride ever since....
22:56, 09/19/2019

'I'm About to Die': Tekashi 6ix9ine Chokes Up As He Recalls Being Beaten, Kidnapped By His Former Crew Disgraced rapper Tekashi 6ix9ine, also known as cooperating witness Daniel Hernandez, has spent the last two days pointing fingers and telling on me and you, your momma, and your cousin too as he test...
22:56, 09/19/2019

A Black Mother Gives Birth to Baby in a Bathtub After Being Turned Away From Hospital Leo and LeeAnn Bienaime were like many first-time parents: apprehensive, unsure, and deferential to the advice of their doctors. But late last month, when the couple went to the hospital after LeeAnn ...
22:56, 09/19/2019

Tesla, state regulators sued by New Jersey dealer association The New Jersey Coalition of Automotive Retailers says the state is not addressing violations of franchise, dealer licensing and consumer protection laws by Tesla....
22:56, 09/19/2019

Billionaire Robert Smith says young people have to appreciate capitalism Billionaire Robert Smith said young Americans need a better understanding and appreciation of capitalism, as wealth and success come under attack on the Democratic campaign trail....
22:56, 09/19/2019

Walgreens to test drone delivery service with Alphabet's Wing The pilot program will deliver food and beverage, over-the-counter medications and other items within minutes, the company said. Prescription deliveries will not be available....
22:56, 09/19/2019

A new Hollister store is coming to Herald Square in New York as the retailer thinks smaller A new Hollister store is coming later this month to New York, right down the block from Macy's, Target and Victoria's Secret in the busy Herald Square shopping district....
22:56, 09/19/2019

Airbnb plans stock market splash in 2020 In a short statement posted on its website on Thursday, Airbnb did not give any details on how it plans to list its shares, although it is widely expected to take a direct-listing route....
22:56, 09/19/2019

Justin Trudeau says he does not know how many times he's worn blackface in his life Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau apologized Wednesday after a photo emerged of him wearing brownface during a school event in 2001. He said it was a racist photo but he didn't consider it racist...
23:28, 09/19/2019

Justin Trudeau Says He Didn’t Remember Blackface and Brownface Photos and Admits There Could Be More Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau admitted Thursday that he’s unsure whether there are more images of him in blackface or brownface beyond the ones that have already been released. Trudeau ...
23:28, 09/19/2019

Rival UN resolutions on Syria cease-fire go down to defeat Rival U.N. humanitarian resolutions calling for a cease-fire in Syria’s last rebel stronghold in Idlib were defeated Thursday, reflecting deep divisions that have prevented the powerful Security Counc...
23:28, 09/19/2019

Facebook and Google have ad trackers on your streaming TV, studies find Enlarge / A Vizio TV seen at CES in 2011. (credit: Ethan Miller | Getty Images) Modern TV, coming to you over the Internet instead of through cable or over the air, has a modern problem: all of your...
23:28, 09/19/2019

Apple launches iOS 13, watchOS 6, and Apple Arcade Apple's Craig Federighi unveils iOS 13 at WWDC 2019. (credit: Ron Amadeo / Ars Technica) Apple has begun pushing iOS 13 and watchOS 6 to supported iPhones and Apple Watches. Both updates bring subst...
23:28, 09/19/2019

House Democrats ask if Trump interfered in DOJ automaker antitrust probe Two key U.S. lawmakers on Thursday asked the White House to turn over documents that would show if President Donald Trump interfered or directed a Justice Department antitrust probe of four automakers...
23:28, 09/19/2019

CORRECTED-UPDATE 1-Diageo keeps organic sales forecast, says not immune to trade policy changes Spirits maker Diageo Plc said on Thursday it was "not immune" to changes in global trade policies, but based on the current environment expects to meet its full-year organic sales targets....
23:28, 09/19/2019

Cowboys castoff Taco Charlton won’t have to wait for a revenge game The Cowboys are expected to blow out the Dolphins on Sunday, but suddenly there’s reason to tune in. Miami claimed defensive end Taco Charlton off waivers on Thursday, a day after Dallas release...
23:56, 09/19/2019

Jaguars vs. Titans: Poor defenses make Over the play In what has seemingly become a yearly tradition, the Jacksonville Jaguars and Tennessee Titans will meet on “Thursday Night Football.” Not a lot is expected of either offense, with the total dipping b...
23:56, 09/19/2019

Houston vs. Tulane prediction: D’Eriq King will keep Cougars in game The Post’s Howie Kussoy, aka The Pigskin Profit, takes a shot on Thursday night’s college football game between the Houston Cougars and Tulane Green Wave: Houston (+5) over TULANE: A lot h...
23:56, 09/19/2019

Vaping Illnesses Increase to 530 Probable Cases, C.D.C. Says More than three-fourths of those sickened are male, health officials said, and half are under 25. Missouri reported the eighth death linked to vaping during this summer’s crisis....
23:56, 09/19/2019

John Elway On His Struggling Left Tackle Garett Bolles: "Does He Know What Holding Is?" The start of this NFL season has been frustrating for the Broncos, who dropped their Monday night opener in Oakland then lost to the Bears because of a soft roughing-the-passer penalty on Bradley Chu...
23:56, 09/19/2019

PR Genius Tony Wyllie Takes His Talents Away From Dan Snyder Sports radio station WJFK in D.C. reported today that Tony Wyllie has quit as Dan Snyder’s communications director to take a job with the Special Olympics. If any good PR came Snyder’s way during Wyll...
23:56, 09/19/2019

Fans rejoice over Beyonce's absolutely flawless new wax figure: 'Y'all did THAT' "Finally a Beyoncé wax figure that doesn’t look like Shakira or Scarlett Johansson," a person wrote of the new addition to Madame Tussauds London.        ...
23:56, 09/19/2019

Lorena weakens from hurricane, dumps rain on Mexico's Pacific coast Storm Lorena weakened slightly as it lashed parts of Mexico's Pacific coast with heavy wind and rain on Thursday, including the seaside getaway of Puerto Vallarta in Jalisco state, where schools were ...
23:57, 09/19/2019

Valero Port Arthur, Texas refinery cuts production due to storm: sources Valero Energy Corp's 335,000 barrel-per-day (bpd) Port Arthur, Texas, refinery cut production on Thursday because of flooding around the refinery, said sources familiar with plant operations....
23:57, 09/19/2019

France persuades Germany to consider EU carbon border tax France has convinced Germany to look into a European carbon border tax to protect companies investing in green technology from emission-intensive competition from abroad, a move that could heighten tr...
23:57, 09/19/2019

The Legal Argument That Could Destroy Uber Is About To Be Tested On October 23, an arbitrator will sit down in Uber’s New York office and hear arguments in a case that could determine the ride-hail giant’s future. It is not about the employment status of a single d...
23:57, 09/19/2019

Amazon Orders 100,000 Vans From Electric Startup Rivian By 2024 [Updated] Earlier this year, Amazon invested $700 million in Michigan’s electric car startup Rivian, but now the company has built on that with an order for 100,000 vans to hit the roads by 2024, which is a lot...
23:57, 09/19/2019

Facebook’s Mark Zuckerberg seeks to reassure wary lawmakers in rare D.C. trip Facebook chief executive Mark Zuckerberg pledged in a private meeting with lawmakers that the company would not launch its controversial digital currency, called Libra, anywhere in the world until it ...
00:14, 09/20/2019

Ares' Arougheti explains why he's betting on credit markets CNBC's Melissa Lee sits down with Mike Arougheti of Ares Management Corp, which has $142 billion in assets, at the Delivering Alpha conference. Ares specializes in credit, private equity and real...
00:14, 09/20/2019

Indonesia is about to pass a law that would criminalize sex outside of marriage Indonesia is set to pass a highly controversial new penal code that would criminalize consensual sex outside of marriage and effectively outlaw same-sex relations, in a move human rights groups have c...
00:14, 09/20/2019

Gary Lineker says he is 'negotiating pay' with the BBC amid salary cut speculation Former footballer and BBC host Gary Lineker has confirmed he is in "negotiations" with the broadcaster amid reports he has volunteered to take a pay cut....
00:14, 09/20/2019

Premier League star jumped from hotel window wearing just his boxers amid blackmail plot, court told A Premier League star jumped from a window in only his boxers after being was filmed in a hotel room with a woman amid a blackmail plot, a court has been told....
00:14, 09/20/2019

'Very engaged' Trump talks biofuels policy with U.S. oil-state senators President Donald Trump on Thursday discussed biofuels policy with senators from U.S. oil states, including Louisiana Senator Bill Cassidy, who said the president was engaged on the issue that has pitt...
00:42, 09/20/2019

Germany eyes carbon price of 30 euros a tonne in transportation, housing: sources German government officials are discussing the introduction of a carbon emission price of roughly 30 euros a tonne for the transport and housing sectors, three people familiar with the negotiations to...
00:42, 09/20/2019

‘Pastafarian’ pastor leads opening prayer before Alaska government meeting A “Pastafarian” pastor on Tuesday gave an opening prayer on behalf of the Church of the Flying Spaghetti Monster before a local government meeting in Alaska while wearing a colander on his head.  ...
00:42, 09/20/2019

3 Michigan children killed, 1 hurt after vehicle crashes into Amish horse-drawn buggy Three children were killed and another was injured after a motor vehicle crashed into an Amish horse-drawn buggy in southern Michigan, authorities said....
00:42, 09/20/2019

Working Families Party Staffers Face Harassment After Warren Endorsement In the days since the Working Families Party endorsed Senator Elizabeth Warren for President on Monday, staffers at the progressive group have received hundreds of furious messages, including several ...
00:42, 09/20/2019

Crude Oil Surges Most Since 1991 Gulf War: Was the Drone Attack Really to Blame? On Friday, September 13 -- before the attack on Saudi oil processing -- Commodity Junctures editor Jeffrey Kennedy forecast the move higher in crude prices. See the chart and forecast for yourself....
00:42, 09/20/2019

Europa League: Bold but blunt Frankfurt misfire as Arsenal seize the moment Eintracht Frankfurt’s first Europa League game of the season ended in a harsh defeat by Arsenal. While the hosts showed plenty of ambition, they also missed the attacking threat of their opponents....
00:42, 09/20/2019

German police take wild buzzard under their wing Patrol police in a small German town had an unusual passenger after a buzzard presented itself in need of urgent help. The bird of prey had come off the worse after colliding with a motorcyclist....
00:42, 09/20/2019

Avoid ATM Fees By Getting Cash Back at the Store Avoiding banking fees is one of the pillars of financial fitness, but can be tricky to achieve when it comes to unplanned moments when you need cash. Why should you pay to access your own money at an ...
01:00, 09/20/2019

AP Exclusive: US helping Venezuela’s Guaido track stolen art U.S. officials are investigating the suspected looting of European and Latin American artwork they believe is being plundered by Venezuelan government insiders as Nicolas Maduro struggles to maintain ...
01:00, 09/20/2019

Democratic presidential candidate Buttigieg unveils health plan Democratic presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg on Thursday unveiled his plan to reform the U.S. healthcare system by offering everyone coverage under the federal Medicare program, but not forcing pe...
01:00, 09/20/2019

Medicinal cannabis could bring in $6 billion a year for Colombia, government says Colombia could export $6 billion a year in medicinal cannabis products, making marijuana its third-largest source of foreign exchange, the government said on Thursday, as investors called for simpler ...
01:00, 09/20/2019

Neurotoxin may have caused diplomats’ illness in Cuba: study Fumigation against mosquitoes in Cuba and not "sonic attacks" may have caused some 40 U.S. and Canadian diplomats and family members in Havana to fall ill, according to a new study commissioned by the...
01:00, 09/20/2019

Miami Dolphins to start QB Josh Rosen over Ryan Fitzpatrick The Miami Dolphins are planning to start former first-round pick Josh Rosen over journeyman quarterback Ryan Fitzpatrick on Sunday against the Dallas Cowboys....
01:00, 09/20/2019

Women players seek class action in lawsuit against U.S. Soccer The 28 United States Women's National Team players suing the U.S. Soccer Federation for gender discrimination made a move in their lawsuit to attempt to legally represent players who came before and w...
01:00, 09/20/2019

Inside the oldest Irish tavern in New York City McSorley's Old Ale House is the oldest Irish tavern in America. The historic pub is covered in old artifacts, photos, and momentos, each one telling a story of days past. We interviewed the current ow...
01:00, 09/20/2019

Microsoft hits record high after announcing $40 billion stock buyback plan, dividend boost (MSFT) Beck Diefenbach/Reuters Microsoft's stock price rose 2.8% to an intraday record high on Thursday after the company announced an 11% increase to its dividend and a $40 billion share buyback program. T...
01:00, 09/20/2019

Lyft's app just got a major safety upgrade for bike and scooter rentals (LYFT, UBER) Justin Sullivan/Getty Images Lyft and its subsidiary bike rental apps will now show bike lanes on a map, the company announced Thursday. It's a major safety upgrade for bikes and scooters as the rid...
01:00, 09/20/2019

A Madden tournament shooting survivor tried to move on. Then he found a bullet in his leg. In an attempt to heal his mind, Jacob Mitich has not picked up his game controller since being shot in Jacksonville, but news cycles filled with mass shootings keep dredging up the pain....
01:01, 09/20/2019

F1 stockpiling face masks at Singapore GP as toxic smog to blanket night race Singapore Grand Prix organisers are preparing for 'unhealthy' levels of air pollution in the form of forest fire smoke blown in from Indonesia...
01:28, 09/20/2019

U.S. Government Bonds Steady After Fed Moves to Stabilize Markets U.S. government bond prices held steady after the Federal Reserve added $75 billion to the financial system to stabilize short-term money markets in its third such operation this week....
01:28, 09/20/2019

Donald and Melania Trump Prepare to Host Their Second-Ever State Dinner (WASHINGTON) — It’ll be an alfresco Rose Garden soirée for Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison as the White House throws its first state dinner in more than a year. President D...
01:28, 09/20/2019

UPDATE 1-Wildfire victims in PG&E bankruptcy to present $24 bln reorganization plan The committee for wildfire victims in the bankruptcy of PG&E Corp said in a court filing on Thursday it was prepared to present a $24 billion reorganization plan for the power provider....
01:28, 09/20/2019

Aaron Carter Claims Late Sister Leslie Sexually Abused Him Aaron Carter has accused his late sister Leslie Carter of sexual abuse, and his brother Nick Carter of abuse as well, as he battles recent personal turmoil. Aaron made his comments on......
01:28, 09/20/2019

University of Arizona to build integrative medicine center TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) — The University of Arizona in Tucson has announced plans to build a $20 million facility for its integrative medicine center. The Arizona Daily Star reported the new Andrew Weil Ce...
01:28, 09/20/2019

More deaths expected from vaping lung illnesses, CDC says NBC — More deaths are expected from vaping-related lung illnesses, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said Thursday. Seven patients have died so far from the illnesses: two in Califo...
01:28, 09/20/2019

Another Diamond District jewelry shop was robbed: cops A man swiped a diamond watch worth $43,000 from a Midtown jewelry store Thursday, police said. The thief was browsing at the jewelry shop Flawless on W. 47th Street near 6th Avenue at about 1 p.m. whe...
01:28, 09/20/2019

Jim Parsons and Mayim Bialik reuniting for new Fox comedy According to Variety, Fox has given a series order to Carla, a new show executive produced by Big Bang Theory buddies Jim Parsons and Mayim Bialik, after beating out “all of the broadcast networks” fo...
01:28, 09/20/2019

Somewhere between first and last blood, the Rambo series became a forever war not worth fighting By almost any measure, Sylvester Stallone’s career is defined by the Rocky movies. They’re responsible for the majority of his biggest hits as a leading man, all three of his Oscar nominations, and an...
01:28, 09/20/2019

Wolves make poor start to group stage as Braga exploit sloppy defending Rúben Neves mentioned in the buildup that one of his Braga midfield counterparts, Ricardo Horta, happens to be his best friend. Well, sometimes good pals have to tell harsh truths. On Thursday night, ...
01:28, 09/20/2019

Rob Howley faces uncertain future with long wait for betting verdict Coach understood to be contender for Italy jobWales head to Toyota for their opener against GeorgiaRob Howley faces a long and anxious wait for the investigation into his suspected breach of rugby’s b...
01:28, 09/20/2019

Eddie Jones looks to cash in on England’s World Cup campaign in Japan • Coach has several sponsorships deals with Japanese companies• Posters in Sapporo show Jones advertising ginEddie Jones is capitalising on his profile in Japan during England’s World Cup campaign wit...
01:28, 09/20/2019

Todd Snyder opens a menswear shop in Tribeca’s former ‘Liquor Store’ It’s unusual for a new retail space to feel like a homecoming. But when American menswear designer Todd Snyder (whose fans include the Rock, Nick Jonas and Armie Hammer) steps into his new Tribeca sho...
01:56, 09/20/2019

Alien enthusiasts descend on Nevada desert near secretive U.S. base UFO enthusiasts began descending on rural Nevada on Thursday near the secret U.S. military installation known as Area 51, long rumored to house government secrets about alien life, with local authorit...
02:14, 09/20/2019

BAE Systems wins $495 million U.S. defense contract: Pentagon BAE Systems has been awarded a $495 million U.S. defense contract for receiver/processors and high band receivers in support of the ALR-56C Digital Upgrade, the Pentagon said on Thursday....
02:14, 09/20/2019

Social media site Tsu set to return Social media platform Tsu, which disrupted the industry by paying its content creators, has been acquired by investors, with the intention of re-launching the platform....
02:14, 09/20/2019

Antonio Brown addresses media for first time since being accused of rape Antonio Brown finally addressed the media — and didn’t have a lot to say. Speaking to reporters for the first time as a member of the Patriots and for the first time since being accused of...
02:14, 09/20/2019

Hard Rain from Imelda leave Texas area soaked The remnants of Tropical Storm Imelda unleashed torrential rain Thursday in parts of Texas and Louisiana, prompting hundreds of water rescues, a hospital evacuation and road closures. (Sept. 19)  ...
02:14, 09/20/2019

Earthlings descend on Area 51 for aliens, parties What started out as a internet hoax to "storm Area 51" has morphed into a festival celebrating all things alien near the once-secret Nevada military research site. (Sept. 19)     &...
02:14, 09/20/2019

AP Top Stories September 19 P Here's the latest for Thursday September 19th: Iran warns of "all out war" if attacked by U.S. or Saudi Arabia; Trudeau asks for forgiveness for old brown face images; torrential rain hits Texas; Dach...
02:14, 09/20/2019

Pelosi offers Medicare plan to curb drug prices House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, trying to seize the agenda on a top consumer issue, announced an ambitious prescription drug plan Thursday that would allow Medicare to negotiate prices for seniors and you...
02:14, 09/20/2019

State Department: ISIS scaring Taliban into peace talks with US Taliban leaders have an interest in negotiating with the United States because of the risk that an Islamic State offshoot will establish a caliphate in Afghanistan, according to a senior diplomat....
02:42, 09/20/2019

Tropical Storm Imelda causes catastrophic flooding in Texas Catastrophic flooding from stalled Tropical Storm Imelda endangered communities across southeastern Texas on Thursday. Two deaths have been reported....
02:42, 09/20/2019

Apple seeks patent on retinal hologram projectors for AR glasses Lasers beamed directly into your eyes might enable you to experience augmented reality with multi-layered 3D depth, if Apple's latest patent is practical.Read More...
02:42, 09/20/2019

House Democrats call for stripping tax-exempt status from 60 ‘hate groups’ House Democrats on the Ways and Means Committee said on Thursday that over 60 alleged hate groups, mostly socially conservative organizations, anti-immigration entities, and religious groups should be...
02:42, 09/20/2019

AB deflects question about 2019 playing status Antonio Brown addressed media for the first time since joining the Patriots but didn't directly answer a question about whether he'll be able to play the entire season....
03:14, 09/20/2019

Sri Lanka Presidential Front-Runner Will Restore Ties With China: Advisor Sri Lanka's leading presidential candidate, Gotabaya Rajapaksa, would "restore relations" with the country's top lender China if he wins the November 16 vote, his adviser said on Thursday....
03:14, 09/20/2019

Colt to Suspend Production of AR-15 Rifles for Consumers The gun manufacturer said the market had an adequate supply of sporting rifles and it would focus on its military and law enforcement contracts instead....
03:14, 09/20/2019

What's Your Weirdest Video Game Ritual? Do you have any bizarre rituals that you always perform in a video game, no matter what? This week on Kotaku Splitscreen, we discuss that question and much more....
03:14, 09/20/2019

Physicists race to develop room-temperature quantum chips A team of physicists from Stevens Institute of Technology recently unveiled the world’s most complex and accurate method for coaxing individual particles of light into interacting with one another. Wh...
03:14, 09/20/2019

Here’s an easy way to find out how much money you’ve wasted on Amazon Amazon, our favorite online shopping mall, has slowly but surely turned us into a meticulously controlled herd of online shopping addicts. So much so, that we’re even willing to pay the behemoth $119 ...
03:14, 09/20/2019

GM promises UAW 5,400 jobs, $7B in US investment: What it means GM's offer to the UAW for $7 billion in U.S. investments and 5,400 jobs has some nuance that the union might not like.       ...
03:43, 09/20/2019

Cancer worries halt shipments of generic Zantac A division of Novartis is reportedly halting distribution of generic Zantac pills amid concerns about an ingredient possibly linked to cancer.       ...
03:43, 09/20/2019

Forget the delivery truck. Walgreens will soon deliver aspirin, snacks via drone Starting next month, Walgreens customers in Virginia will be able to get those items, and many more, dropped at their doorstep -- by drone.       ...
03:43, 09/20/2019

Marquez warns Moto2 precedent set at Misano could hit MotoGP MotoGP championship leader Marc Marquez has warned race direction about the precedent set by the decision not to penalise Misano Moto2 race winner Augusto Fernandez...
03:43, 09/20/2019

Ticktum gets first race outing since Red Bull exit in F3 level series Two-time Macau Grand Prix winner Dan Ticktum is to return to racing this weekend for the first time since he was dropped by the Red Bull Junior programme...
03:43, 09/20/2019

Ricciardo: Vettel only needs one F1 race to rebound from slump Daniel Ricciardo says his former Red Bull Formula 1 team-mate Sebastian Vettel will only need one strong race to bounce back from his difficult 2019 season with Ferrari...
03:43, 09/20/2019

Black Leaders Condemn Attacks by Sanders Supporters Amid Fallout From WFP's Warren Endorsement In a draft letter obtained by Splinter on Thursday, dozens of prominent black progressive leaders condemned the “hateful, violent, and racist threats” they said have been leveled by “self-identified...
04:15, 09/20/2019

Matt Gaetz Has a Nuclear Meltdown Trying to Go After Al Sharpton A House Judiciary Committee hearing today quickly devolved into name-calling and smears as racist dipshit Rep. Matt Gaetz used his time to attack Rev. Al Sharpton, an MSNBC contributor, over charges ...
04:15, 09/20/2019

Man Utd 1-0 Astana: Mason Greenwood takes his Europa League chance at Old Trafford Mason Greenwood scored a timely first senior goal as Manchester United squeezed past Kazakhstani side Astana in their Europa League group stage opener....
04:15, 09/20/2019

The Kardashians’ ‘miracle’ diet posts targeted in new Instagram policy The Kardashian clan will have to find a new platform to hawk their diet drinks. Instagram has announced new policies to remove or restrict posts that promote weight loss remedies and cosmetic surgery ...
04:42, 09/20/2019

Smartphones won’t make millennials sprout horns: Shamed scientists Smartphones might lead to an increased risk of anxiety, obesity or your vehicle becoming engulfed in flames — but they won’t make you grow horns. A much-shared 2018 study, which claimed that poo...
04:42, 09/20/2019

Why teens shoot video of violence instead of helping The incendiary new trend of violence going viral on social media has raised the question: Why isn’t anyone helping? On Long Island on Monday, a group of teens filmed 16-year-old Khaseen Morris b...
04:42, 09/20/2019

American Airlines passenger pops blister, splatters passengers with blood A woman’s foot blister popped during a flight to Miami, in a disturbing medical mishap that reportedly splashed blood onto two people, a book, the plane cabin’s walls....
04:42, 09/20/2019

U.S. Orders Duke and U.N.C. to Recast Tone in Mideast Studies The Education Department is investigating a Middle East studies program run by Duke and the University of North Carolina, citing, among other issues, how Judaism is discussed....
04:43, 09/20/2019

UAW cites some progress in GM talks With the union's strike against the automaker set to enter its fifth day, UAW Vice President Terry Dittes also cautioned that several issues remain unresolved and negotiations aimed at ending the walk...
04:43, 09/20/2019

Hays robs Guerrero, Jays sweep Orioles with 8-4 victory Cavan Biggio homered and had three RBIs to offset a spectacular, homer-robbing catch by Austin Hays, and the Toronto Blue Jays used a six-run seventh inning to beat the Baltimore Orioles 8-4 Thursday ...
05:14, 09/20/2019

'I've got one!' What it's like to hunt neon scorpions in the Arizona desert Of about 2,500 species of scorpions worldwide, only 25 or so are truly dangerous. The most hazardous in the U.S. is found in Southwestern states.       ...
05:14, 09/20/2019

Hanfu movement sweeps China in revival of traditional culture Li Doudou's gray kitten squeezes in next to her as she sits painstakingly applying makeup and putting up her hair in a bun adorned with elaborate ornaments....
05:14, 09/20/2019

House Judiciary Committee Reportedly Maybe Might Possibly Hold Lewandowski in Contempt The House Judiciary Committee is reportedly contemplating and considering holding former Trump 2016 campaign manager Corey Lewandowski in contempt. Well, at least they’re contemplating!...
05:14, 09/20/2019

Commercial fishing vessel catches fire, sinks off Hawaiian coast A 46-foot fishing vessel which caught fire off the coast of Oahu, Hawaii sunk 2,700 feet into the ocean Wednesday morning after the fire, the U.S. Coast Guard said....
05:14, 09/20/2019

Authorities urge women who may be linked to fetal remains found at abortion doctor's home to come forward Authorities are urging women who may have had an abortion performed on them by an Indiana doctor who kept more than 2,000 fetal remains at his Illinois home to come forward if they feel that they coul...
05:14, 09/20/2019

Ed Buck, Dem megadonor, hit with federal charge in Gemmel Moore's 2017 overdose death Ed Buck, a Los Angeles political activist and longtime donor to many prominent Democrats, was hit with a federal charge Thursday in the 2017 drug overdose death of 26-year-old Gemmel Moore....
05:14, 09/20/2019

Federer happy for China to host Laver Cup Roger Federer said he would be happy for the Laver Cup to be played in China in the future, ahead of the tournament's third edition starting on Friday in Geneva....
05:42, 09/20/2019

Mariners sweep Pirates with 6-5 win Austin Nola grounded into an 11th-inning double play that produced a run Thursday to give the visiting Seattle Mariners a 6-5 win and a three-game sweep of the Pittsburgh Pirates....
05:42, 09/20/2019

Football Leaks 'whistleblower' faces more than 100 charges Portuguese prosecutors on Thursday brought more than 100 charges against a man who allegedly accessed and published confidential documents belonging to leading soccer clubs and officials....
05:42, 09/20/2019

Mystics' Delle Donne wins second MVP Washington Mystics forward-guard Elena Delle Donne is the 2019 WNBA Most Valuable Player, making her the first player to win the league's top individual honor with two different teams....
05:42, 09/20/2019

NFL star Antonio Brown 'not a Nike athlete', says company Nike Inc said on Thursday it had cut ties with New England Patriots player Antonio Brown, who has denied allegations by his former personal trainer of rape and sexual assault....
05:42, 09/20/2019

City of Tucson to re-open sandbag distribution site TUCSON – The City of Tucson Transportation Department just announced they will be reopening the sandbag distribution site. The site is reopening as a result of the possible property damage that ...
05:42, 09/20/2019

For a Truly Indulgent Vacation, Fly Solo Once, only intrepid travelers vacationed alone. Now, all sorts—and not just single people—are traveling solo. And hotels, cruises and tour operators are easing the way....
06:00, 09/20/2019

Low-tech fad: Going to the movie theater You can store all your music on your phone or laptop, and yet vinyl records are hip. As Gillette and Schick are adding blades and fins and strips to their razors, 20-somethings are opting for old-scho...
06:00, 09/20/2019

Border wall engineer declines Trump invitation to explain secret surveillance technology A border wall engineer declined President Trump's invitation to explain secret surveillance technology that is being used on the wall opting instead to try to keep the additions unknown....
06:00, 09/20/2019

Imran Khan Can't Accept That J&K Is Now On Road To Progress: Indian Envoy The prospect for a more prosperous Jammu and Kashmir, and Ladakh, following the abrogation of the Article 370 "cuts the ground under the feet of Pakistan", a country whose "fingerprints" are on......
06:00, 09/20/2019

Man Accused Of Sexually Harassing Ex-Actor Wants To Bring Witnesses A man accused of molesting a former Bollywood actor on board a flight on Thursday told a Mumbai court that be wanted to bring two defence witnesses to record their testimonies in connection with the.....
06:00, 09/20/2019

"Don't Criticise, Give Suggestions": Sachin Pilot On State Of Economy Rajasthan Deputy Chief Minister Sachin Pilot on Thursday called for accepting the reality of the economic condition and said that it was more important to give positive suggestions at the time of such...
06:00, 09/20/2019

DK Shivakumar Can Influence Investigation: Probe Agency Tells Court Just by paying the tax on it Congress leader D K Shivakumar cannot turn his tainted property into an untainted one, the Enforcement Directorate said Thursday while opposed his bail application in a......
06:00, 09/20/2019

Clean Chit To Mani Shankar Aiyar In Complaint For Remark Against PM Modi The Delhi police on Thursday gave a clean chit to Congress leader Mani Shankar Aiyar in two complaints over his alleged derogatory remarks against Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his meeting with......
06:00, 09/20/2019

BJP Plans To Organise 10 Meetings In J&K On Article 370 As part of its ongoing nationwide campaign on the abrogation of special status of Jammu and Kashmir, the BJP plans to hold 10 meetings of its senior leaders and Union ministers in the state, including...
06:00, 09/20/2019

India Won't Discuss Jammu And Kashmir Issue At UN Says Foreign Secretary India will not dwell upon the Kashmir issue at the United Nations General Assembly and instead discuss its contribution on the development, peace, and security fronts as a responsible member of the......
06:00, 09/20/2019

'The View' co-host accuses Trump of 'threatening' Ilhan Omar's life with retweet about 9/11 "View" co-host Sunny Hostin said President Trump was "threatening" Rep. Ilhan Omar, D-Minn., by retweeting a post accusing her of celebrating the attacks on Sept. 11....
06:00, 09/20/2019

Global climate strike: Day of action kicks off in Australia More than 5,000 protests are planned around the world, culminating in a New York City march led by Greta Thunberg. In Australia, young people challenged politicians to do "their jobs for once."...
06:28, 09/20/2019

Global climate strike: tens of thousands join climate change protest across Australia – live updates On Friday 20 September millions of people led by Greta Thunberg and students from Sydney to Delhi and Melbourne to London and New York will march for urgent action on climate change. Follow for the la...
06:28, 09/20/2019

Troy Aikman heard from Fox Sports bosses about Doug Gottlieb tweet: 'I responded honestly' Former Dallas Cowboys QB Troy Aikman eviscerated his colleague, Doug Gottlieb, on Twitter. He heard about it from their Fox Sports bosses afterward.       ...
07:00, 09/20/2019

USA TODAY Sports college football staff picks for Week 4 of the season Week 4 of the college football season bring a matchup between Notre Dame and Georgia plus two other showdowns. USA TODAY staff pick the Top 25 games.       ...
07:00, 09/20/2019

Nike cuts ties with Patriots WR Antonio Brown amid sexual assault lawsuit Nike said that Antonio Brown was no longer affiliated with the company, though it did not elaborate on why it no longer sponsors the Patriots WR.       ...
07:00, 09/20/2019

Global growth is set to hit a 10-year low as Trump's trade war drags down economy Reuters/Carlos Barria Global growth is expected to slow this year to a pace not seen since the financial crisis, the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development said Thursday. The US-China...
07:00, 09/20/2019

A FedEx pilot was held in Chinese custody for a week in the latest dustup amid Trump's trade war (FDX) Airman 1st Class Kirby Turbak/Altus Air Force Base A FedEx pilot was detained in China for a week, according to a new Wall Street Journal report. FedEx told Business Insider the pilot has since been ...
07:00, 09/20/2019

Target's 20 Years of Design for All anniversary collection celebrates collaborations with 20 of its iconic design partners Target/Facebook In 1999, Target acknowledged that great clothing, accessories, and home goods from iconic and well-known designers should be attainable by everyone, regardless of their budget. Since ...
07:00, 09/20/2019

Trudeau scrambles to halt damage as third blackface incident emerges Video of Canadian PM with his face, arms and legs painted black surfaced less than five weeks before federal election • How will Justin Trudeau’s blackface photos affect Canada’s election?Justin Trude...
07:00, 09/20/2019

Trump claims homeless people hurt the environment. Here's why that's wrong The president threatened to issue San Francisco a violation after claiming the city allowed needles and waste to flow into the oceanDonald Trump has targeted San Francisco and its homeless crisis once...
07:00, 09/20/2019

FAA waiting for more software details before 737 MAX can return to service Boeing Co still has a series of steps to complete before the 737 MAX can return to service, including submitting a pre-production version of a software update, Federal Aviation Administration chief St...
07:00, 09/20/2019

GLOBAL MARKETS-Economy hopes support shares, oil edges up on Mideast tensions Asian share prices inched higher on Friday as economic stimulus around the world eased fears over slowing growth, while crude oil prices climbed on concerns that last weekend's attacks on Saudi Arabia...
07:00, 09/20/2019

METALS-London copper rises on upbeat U.S. housing data; set for weekly drop London copper prices inched higher in early trade on Friday, boosted by U.S. data showing August home resales at a 17-month high, while the number of Americans filing for unemployment benefits rose le...
07:00, 09/20/2019

Bernie Sanders Says He’s the First Democratic Presidential Candidate to Reach 1 Million Individual Donors (WASHINGTON) — Bernie Sanders’ campaign says that it has received contributions from more than 1 million individual donors and that it’s the first in the crowded 2020 Democratic pres...
07:00, 09/20/2019

Airbnb Says It Will Go Public in 2020 Airbnb said Thursday it plans to go public in 2020, a long-awaited move by the home-sharing company that is both loved and reviled for its disruption of the hotel business....
07:28, 09/20/2019

iPhone 11 Series Pre-Orders Are Now Live via Amazon, Flipkart, Paytm Mall iPhone 11, iPhone 11 Pro, and iPhone 11 Pro Max are now available for pre-orders in India via Amazon, Flipkart, and Paytm Mall. The sales will open September 27....
07:28, 09/20/2019

Veteran actresses deserve better roles than crazy mothers How did television become the repository for characters afflicted with Munchausen syndrome by proxy? Talk about trending! That strange psychological disorder — in which someone seeks attention by exag...
07:28, 09/20/2019

James Franco seems in love with himself in ‘Zeroville’ James Franco’s new movie “Zeroville” is set in the era following “Once Upon a Time in . . . Hollywood” — it begins with a reference to the Manson murders — but was shot l...
07:28, 09/20/2019

Google expands its efforts in India with new Google Pay initiatives During its annual event in New Delhi, Google announced a number of new Google Pay initiatives aimed at helping small and medium-sized businesses accept digital payments in India.Although 400 million I...
07:28, 09/20/2019

AOC calls for DC to become a state, claims ‘right to vote is denied’ Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, D-N.Y., called on Thursday for Washington, D.C. to receive statehood, indicating that residents didn’t have the “right to vote.” “DC was the 1st ...
07:28, 09/20/2019

Jeffrey Epstein accuser reacts to his death: ‘I was in mourning’ One of Jeffrey Epstein’s accusers was in “mourning” when she heard about the pedophile’s death — but only because it meant he wouldn’t be held accountable for his c...
07:28, 09/20/2019

NYPD cop who ‘protected’ El Chapo’s wife needs GoFundMe for bail The cop who moonlighted as bodyguard for Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman’s wife, and now faces cocaine-slinging charges, apparently didn’t save the proceeds from his alleged crimes. Pals of Ishmael Bailey, ...
07:28, 09/20/2019

Saudi owner of English soccer team defends ‘really good’ bin Laden family The owner of a soccer team in England’s top division defended the bin Laden family and suggested that he would be open to doing business with them in the future. Saudi Prince Abdullah bin Mosaad...
07:28, 09/20/2019

Over 50 horses saved at flooded Texas ranch after historic storms Farmhands and volunteers fought to rescue more than 50 horses trapped in chest-deep water at a horse ranch north of Houston, Texas, on Thursday, as heavy thunderstorms caused “catastrophic”...
07:28, 09/20/2019

Oil prices march to biggest weekly gain in months amid Middle East tensions Oil prices were on track for a more-than-7% jump this week, their biggest in months, as early trading on Friday saw gains extended on fresh tensions in the Middle East after a key Saudi Arabian supply...
08:28, 09/20/2019

Wirecutter's best deals: Save $130 on Beats Solo3 Bluetooth headphones This post was done in partnership with Wirecutter. When readers choose to buy Wirecutter's independently chosen editorial picks, it may earn affiliate commissions that support its work. Read Wire...
08:28, 09/20/2019

Facebook users have raised over $2 billion for causes Facebook frequently finds itself in the news for harm done to the public, but there are moments when its platform is put to good use. The social network has revealed that people have raised over $2 b...
08:28, 09/20/2019

Big tobacco keeps starting 'grassroots' Facebook campaigns This article was produced in partnership with Point, a YouTube channel for investigative journalism. Facebook groups like 'Oregonians Against Tax Hikes' and 'No Blank Checks for Colo...
08:28, 09/20/2019

Gardner Minshew and Jaguars' defense stand tall in win over Tennessee Titans Jaguars back-up quarterback throws two TDs in 20-7 victoryJacksonville end a four-game losing streak to division rivalsMinshew Mania is gaining momentum.Gardner Minshew threw two touchdown passes and ...
08:56, 09/20/2019

Ford, Farrell named as England go strong for World Cup opener England coach Eddie Jones selects first-choice side‘The focus has been about getting right for Tonga’George Ford and Owen Farrell have been named together in England’s starting XV for their Rugby Worl...
08:56, 09/20/2019

Rapper holds up Boris Johnson's 'severed head' at Mercury Prize Rapper slowthai caused controversy at the Mercury Prize ceremony after holding up an effigy of Boris Johnson's head on stage at the end of his performance....
09:14, 09/20/2019

Lamborghini Sian doesn't preview Aventador, says design boss Lamborghini's petrol-electric model was designed to stand on its own, design boss claims cues won't be taken for next series production hypercar The 808bhp Sián FKP 37 unveiled at the Frankfurt motor...
09:14, 09/20/2019

Government's Big Move On Corporate Tax: What It Means - 5 Points The centre's move today to reduce corporate tax on domestic companies had an immediate effect on the markets, with the S&P BSE Sensex surging over 1,950 points and the NSE Nifty climbing above the......
10:15, 09/20/2019

Corporate Tax Rate Cut From 30% To 25.2% To Spur Growth: 10 Points The centre today reduced corporate tax on domestic firms in a bid to boost the sluggish economy, hurt by slowing demand across sectors, especially manufacturing that is among the highest contributors....
10:15, 09/20/2019

India Still A Good Investment Story, Says Asset Management Giant Aberdeen International money managers have sold $4.7 billion of the nation's shares since June, with quarterly outflows on course for the biggest since at least 1999....
10:15, 09/20/2019

Volkswagen Passat GTE Advance 2019 UK review Updated plug-in hybrid saloon isn't the last word in driver engagement, but it is an impressively refined and comfortable Here’s a somewhat interesting historical fact: the Passat is Volkswagen’s ol...
11:03, 09/20/2019

It’s taken years, but at last there’s real hope for meaningful climate action | Caroline Lucas The young protesters have been inspiring. Politicians have to respond – and our Green New Deal bill will slash carbon emissionsIt’s been more than 10 years in the making, and is the top demand of the ...
11:28, 09/20/2019

Signs of the times: the best Australian climate strike placards Australian climate strikers’ signs send government a bleakly humorous Texta messageLaughing in the face of looming apocalypse, Friday’s climate strike brought out the best in dark Australian humour.Wh...
11:28, 09/20/2019

Russian artist duo creates optical illusions with psychedelic color-changing portraits Fraktality, a married Russian couple, use lenticular printing to make digital images change color depending on where they are viewed from.        ...
11:28, 09/20/2019

Rolls-Royce hit by further setback to fixing Boeing 787 engines Rolls-Royce will take longer than expected to fix problems with its Trent 1000 engine, frustrating efforts to get Boeing 787s grounded by the glitch flying again and knocking the British company's s...
11:28, 09/20/2019

Shares soothed by stimulus, oil heads higher World shares rose on Friday as stimulus measures by major central banks eased worries about growth, especially in Asian markets, while oil headed for its best week since January....
11:28, 09/20/2019

Google to invest 3 billion euros in European data centers Google will make an additional investment of 3 billion euros ($3.3 billion) over the next two years to expand its European data centers, Chief Executive Sundar Pichai said in Finland....
11:28, 09/20/2019

10 things to know about Supreme Court case against government If you have been too busy to follow the proceedings of the Supreme Court, where it is being decided whether Boris Johnson's suspension of parliament was legal, here are 10 things worth knowing:...
11:28, 09/20/2019

Labour rubbishes claims it wants to restore 1917 party constitution Labour has tried to head off a bitter battle over its constitution by rubbishing claims it wants to re-write the totemic section that marked the party's split from socialism under Tony Blair....
11:28, 09/20/2019

Buckingham Palace 'displeased' at David Cameron's Queen comments David Cameron's admission that he tried to get the Queen to help him head off Scottish independence has caused "an amount of displeasure" in Buckingham Palace....
11:28, 09/20/2019

Rangers’ competition ‘is real’ in preseason Maybe it was hyperbole. Rangers coach David Quinn, nevertheless, was right in the fact that there has been a fair amount of competition in training camp, with a lot on the line in the preseason. To pr...
11:28, 09/20/2019

North Korea chief negotiator welcomes Trump's call for 'new method' at talks: KCNA North Korea's chief nuclear negotiator welcomed on Friday U.S. President Donald Trump's suggestion that a "new method" be used in talks on Pyongyang's weapons programs....
12:01, 09/20/2019

Iran's Zarif questions U.S. coalition for 'peaceful resolution' in Middle East Iran's foreign minister on Friday questioned U.S. plans for a coalition for a "peaceful resolution" in the Middle East while listing repeated Iranian diplomatic initiatives....
12:01, 09/20/2019

Top Iran guards commander threatens broad response to any U.S. plots A senior Revolutionary Guards commander said on Friday Iran would respond from the Mediterranean to the Indian Ocean against any U.S. plots, the state news agency IRNA reported, amid heightened tensio...
12:01, 09/20/2019

Taiwan says China lures Kiribati with airplanes after losing another ally China offered airplanes and ferries to lure the Pacific island nation of Kiribati into switching diplomatic relations, Taiwan said on Friday, as the self-ruled island lost a second ally to Chinese pre...
12:01, 09/20/2019

Letter detailing civilian presence failed to prevent deadly Afghan drone strike Twelve days ahead of the pine-nut harvest season, the governor of Afghanistan's eastern Nangarhar province received a letter from village elders in the Wazir Tangi area about their plans to recruit 20...
12:01, 09/20/2019

Ireland says Brexit deal is not yet close but 'mood music' has improved Britain and the European Union are not yet close to a Brexit deal that could resolve the Irish border riddle and London needs to come up with serious proposals, Ireland said on Friday....
12:01, 09/20/2019

UK can get Brexit deal and leave by October 31 - junior minister Britain and the European Union have moved a lot in the seven weeks that Prime Minister Boris Johnson has been in office and the two sides can still agree a deal to secure Brexit by Oct. 31, junior Bre...
12:01, 09/20/2019

How Juul Hooked Kids and Ignited a Public Health Crisis In the Scheetz household, back-to-school anxiety reached new heights this fall. Jami Scheetz’s 15-year-old son Devon, who has severe asthma, kicked a brutal vaping habit over the summer, with he...
12:01, 09/20/2019

OnePlus 7T to Offer 23 Percent Faster Charging With Warp Charge 30T: CEO Lau further claims that Warp Charge 30T is able fast charge without overheating, even enabling phone users the capability to game while they charge their devices....
12:02, 09/20/2019

Lenovo K10 Plus to Launch in India on September 22, Specifications Revealed The Flipkart landing page confirms that the Lenovo K10 Plus will be launched in India on September 22. The phone will be launched at 12pm (noon) IST....
12:02, 09/20/2019

Concussion and boxing Terry Dooley examines what has for too long been an elephant in the room: the link between taking punches, concussions and failing mental health The post Concussion and boxing appeared first on Boxin...
12:02, 09/20/2019

My father had a lifelong ticket to fly anywhere. Then they took it away My dad was one of the only people with a good-for-life, go-anywhere American Airlines pass. This is the true story of having – and losing – a superpowerOn 10 March 2009, a case was filed in the US cir...
12:28, 09/20/2019

History of free African strongholds fires Brazilian resistance to Bolsonaro Quilombo dos Palmares – founded by Africans who escaped slavery – maintained its independence for 100 years and has become a touchstone for a new generationA palm-fringed ridge rises above the plains ...
12:28, 09/20/2019

As a foreign reporter visiting the US I was stunned by Trump's press conference | Lenore Taylor Despite being subjected to a daily diet of Trump headlines, I was unprepared for the president’s alarming incoherenceAs a regular news reader I thought I was across the eccentricities of the US presid...
12:28, 09/20/2019

It’s no surprise that a woman was the first to swim the Channel four times | Alexandra Heminsley Sarah Thomas’s incredible feat points to a uniquely female resilience – and the healing capacity of wild swimmingOn Tuesday morning, 37-year-old Sarah Thomas from Colorado, US, became the first person...
12:28, 09/20/2019

Hong Kong protests: tech war opens up with doxxing of protesters and police Campaigns to expose personal details of those on both sides of protests skyrocket, with nearly 1,000 cases being investigatedHong Kong has seen an unprecedented wave of doxxing – the malicious spread ...
12:28, 09/20/2019

From circular hairstyles to shrinking sliders: this week’s fashion trends What’s hot and what’s not in fashion this weekFabric metamorphoses First tulle, now gingham, which Vogue says is “full of sassy promise”. Continue reading......
12:30, 09/20/2019

| WATCH | 'Notorious serial killer' arrested in Nigeria after 8 women killed Nigerian police investigating the murders of at least eight women lured to hotels in the southern city of Port Harcourt have arrested a man they described as a 'serial killer'....
12:30, 09/20/2019

Giuliani admits to asking Ukraine about Joe Biden after denying it 30 seconds earlier Rudolph W. Giuliani, President Trump’s personal lawyer, contradicted himself when asked whether he personally asked Ukraine to investigate former vice president Joe Biden, ranted about media bias and....
13:01, 09/20/2019

Huawei Mate 30 bloccato da Google, niente Google Apps e niente Play Store Huawei ha annunciato ufficialmente il Mate 30 Pro e il Mate 30, e l'AD dell'azienda, Richard Yu, ha confermato che i due nuovi smartphone non avranno i Google Services, quindi niente Play St...
13:01, 09/20/2019

Amazon Great Indian Festival sale 2019: best deals and offers Amazon India is hosting the Great Indian Festival sale 2019 which kicks off from September 29. The sale will showcase new products launches, cashback offers, discount & deals across a wide range of ca...
13:01, 09/20/2019

iOS 13 release date, features and review Apple's iOS 13 update is determined to change your old iPhone, so even if you don't upgrade to the new iPhone, you'll have plenty of new features to play with today.Among the best iOS 1...
13:01, 09/20/2019

Tata Motors Reveals New Electric Vehicle Powertrain Technology Ziptron Tata Electric Vehicle:The company has christened the new powertrain Ziptron and it will power the company's future electric vehicles. The first electric car to get this new powertrain technology will....
13:01, 09/20/2019

Domesticated black panther spotted prowling along window ledges in French town A black panther was spotted lurking through a northern French town early Wednesday, alarming residents who questioned how the curious cat found its way into their neighborhood....
13:28, 09/20/2019

Belgian F-16 fighter jet crashes in France; pilot trapped hanging from power line A Belgian F-16 fighter jet crashed in France on Thursday — and authorities say one of its pilots hit a high-voltage power line, leaving him hanging in the air....
13:28, 09/20/2019

Microsoft boss: tech firms must stop 'if it's legal, it's acceptable' approach Exclusive: Brad Smith says firms must help define and live by standards before they are forced on themTech companies should stop behaving as though everything that is not illegal is acceptable, says M...
13:28, 09/20/2019

How product managers can bring human insights to agile development Today’s product manager is “the mini-CEO of the product,” a McKinsey report says. It’s a huge job, occupying the intersection between customers, business issues, and products. Product managers must un...
14:00, 09/20/2019

Score Arkham Knight and 5 more fantastic Batman PC games for free To celebrate 80 years of Batman – the iconic superhero character created by Bob Kane and Bill Finger waaaay back in 1939 – Epic Games is giving away six PC games starring the Caped Crusader until Sept...
14:00, 09/20/2019

Chrome finally introduces a visual tab switcher that’s easy to use on mobile We all have been in the situation where we’ve lost count the number of browser tabs we’ve opened on our phones. To help you solve that problem, Google just introduced a bunch of clever new features fo...
14:00, 09/20/2019

"Theatrical" TikTok Videos By Flight Crew Worry India's Aviation Watchdog The aviation regulator in the country is concerned about several videos on popular Chinese video app TikTok that show flight crew singing and dancing while on duty, and has asked airlines to take......
14:01, 09/20/2019

CBI Allowed To Probe Christian Michel In Tihar Jail In Chopper Scam Case A Delhi court on Friday allowed the CBI to interrogate Christian Michel, the alleged middleman in the AgustaWestland chopper scam, in Tihar Central Jail where he is lodged....
14:01, 09/20/2019

Declare Public Holiday For Hari Singh's Birth Anniversary: Karan Singh Senior Congress leader Karan Singh on Friday urged Jammu and Kashmir Governor Satya Pal Malik to declare his father Hari Singh's birth anniversary next week as a public holiday, asserting that it was....
14:01, 09/20/2019

"Will Boost Make In India": Nirmala Sitharaman On Corporate Tax Cut The government today reduced the income tax rate for companies by almost 10 percentage points to 25.17 per cent and offered a lower rate of 17.01 per cent for new manufacturing firms to boost economic...
14:01, 09/20/2019

Athletics: Stockholm loses Diamond League status Stockholm's prestigious Bauhaus Galan athletics meeting will lose its Diamond League status, organisers announced on Friday, citing a decision by the sport's governing IAAF to re-organise the season....
14:28, 09/20/2019

Comedy Central and Channel 5 shows to join Britbox streaming service: ITV Television boxsets from Viacom-owned Channel 5 as well as British comedies from Comedy Central UK will appear on Britbox, a new British joint venture video streaming service from the BBC and ITV, ITV ...
14:28, 09/20/2019

Wall Street futures rise on global stimulus efforts U.S. stock index futures rose on Friday as China became the third country to trim interest rates in the past few days, raising hopes that major central banks stand ready to blunt the impact of a prolo...
14:28, 09/20/2019

Fund managers gird for long trade war after FedEx slide A profit warning and muted outlook from package delivery company FedEx Corp is prompting some high-profile fund managers to prepare for the trade war between the United States and China to last longe...
14:28, 09/20/2019

Thomas Cook Needs $250 Million, Or 1.6 Lakh Tourists May Get Stranded Britain's Thomas Cook needs to find an extra 200 million pounds ($251 million) to satisfy its lenders or one of the world's oldest holiday company risks collapse, potentially stranding thousands of......
14:56, 09/20/2019

Israel Vote Deadlock Confirmed After Near-Complete Official Poll Results Near-complete official results Friday confirmed a deadlock in Israel's general election this week, putting Benny Gantz's party as the largest but without an obvious path to form a majority coalition....
14:56, 09/20/2019

Tropical Storm Kills Two In Houston, Halts Flights, Floods Roads Authorities reported the first death linked to Tropical Storm Imelda, which dumped torrential rains over the Houston-area, while rescuers in boats pulled hundreds of people from flooded cars, the......
14:56, 09/20/2019

Viral: This Genius Fridge Hack Might Help Your Kids Eat Healthier In a viral post on internet, a mother from New York shared a simple fridge hack through which she make her kids eat healthy snacks besides fostering independence through the concept of 'self-serve'......
14:56, 09/20/2019

Someone just confirmed an unreleased iPhone accessory while digging through iOS 13 code Apple’s iPhone event last week brought us several announcements. We learned the official prices and launch dates for Apple’s new services Apple arcade and Apple TV+, we saw the brand new i...
14:56, 09/20/2019

Mexico risk to Pacific Alliance’s IG club status Three-quarters of fund managers that responded to a recent Bank of America Merrill Lynch survey think that Mexico is going to lose its investment grade status....
14:56, 09/20/2019

Megan Fox went through 'a dark moment' after 'Jennifer's Body' bombed "Jennifer's Body," the camp horror movie about a man-eating cheerleader, may now hold cult classic status, but after its less-than-stellar reception back in 2009, star Megan Fox admits she went throug...
14:56, 09/20/2019

Beto O’Rourke says Senate’s top Democrat has accomplished ‘absolutely nothing’ on gun control The White House hopeful escalated his feud with Minority Leader Charles E. Schumer, who has distanced his party from an O’Rourke plan to buy back assault-style weapons....
15:14, 09/20/2019

Rugby World Cup points 2019: The top try scorers from this year's RWC While winning the Webb Ellis trophy is the ultimate goal for all 20 teams competing at the Rugby World Cup, some of the planet's top finishers will also be looking to outdo each other by finishing fir...
15:14, 09/20/2019

|Icasaedgestowardsspectrumallocation South Africa is finally edging towards the much-awaited allocation of high demand spectrum, with Icasa revealing that it plans to release licencing criteria by year end....
15:14, 09/20/2019

Germany to raise incentives for buying electric cars - climate policy document The German government will raise incentives for buying electric cars under its new climate plan, as well as raising road tolls for trucks from 2023 and pumping money into rail operator Deutsche Bahn, ...
15:42, 09/20/2019

Camber Capital says Amag Pharma's shares undervalued, seeks changes Camber Capital Management said on Friday the shares of Amag Pharmaceuticals Inc were undervalued and that it intends to discuss the composition of the company's board of directors with other sharehold...
15:42, 09/20/2019

UPDATE 1-McDermott International gets takeover interest for its Lummus Technology unit McDermott International Inc said on Friday it received takeover interests for the acquisition of all or part of its technology business Lummus, that could value the unit at over $2.5 billion....
15:42, 09/20/2019

US STOCKS-Wall Street futures rise on global stimulus efforts U.S. stock index futures rose on Friday as China became the third country to trim interest rates in the past few days, raising hopes that major central banks stand ready to blunt the impact of a prolo...
15:42, 09/20/2019

Vivo V17 Pro vs Vivo V15 Pro: What's the Difference In this article, we take a look at how the Vivo V17 Pro is different from the V15 Pro that made its India debut earlier this year and shares a number of specifications with the new phone....
15:42, 09/20/2019

Brazil Police to Announce Criminal Charges Against 7 Vale Employees in Dam Collapse Brazilian police will announce criminal charges Friday against Vale and its German safety auditor TÜV SÜD over the miner’s deadly dam collapse in January, with seven Vale individuals and six employees...
15:42, 09/20/2019

Gantz Declares Win, Rejects Netanyahu's Call for Negotiations Former military chief Benny Gantz declared victory in Israel’s election and rebuffed Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s calls for power sharing, as the country braced for weeks of political uncertain...
15:42, 09/20/2019

Pierre Cardin: Iconic fashion designer honored in 'Fashion Futurist' show The French designer shaped fashion in the 1960s and '70s with bold colors, futuristic shapes and a daring mix of fabrics. This revolutionary fashion moment is being celebrated in a new exhibition in D...
15:42, 09/20/2019

Saudi blogger Raif Badawi goes on prison hunger strike Saudi dissident Raif Badawi has started a hunger strike as the conditions of his imprisonment have reportedly worsened. The blogger was arrested and lashed for insulting the country's strict interpret...
15:42, 09/20/2019

Young entrepreneurs in Palestine: Business without borders Wall, fences and checkpoints have become a way of life in the West Bank. But now innovative startups are overcoming borders and connecting people throughout the area with the help of digitization....
15:42, 09/20/2019

SESAME Field Trip: Models of science and society Traveling through Jerusalem and the West Bank to Jordan, DW's Zulfikar Abbany saw science clash with politics and society. This is part three of his diary....
15:42, 09/20/2019

Ulvaeus shares 'happy and uncomplicated' world of ‘Mamma Mia!’ Bjorn Ulvaeus wears original ABBA costume to appear at the launch of "Mamma Mia! The Party" in London; discusses what prompted the expansion of its universe. (Sept. 20)       ...
16:28, 09/20/2019

Samsung Galaxy M30s vs Samsung Galaxy M30 vs Samsung Galaxy A50s Samsung Galaxy M30s is pitted against the Samsung Galaxy A50s and the Galaxy M30 to see how it fares against them in terms of price and specifications....
16:28, 09/20/2019

'Veep,' 'Keeping Up with the Kardashians' stars confirmed as Emmy Award presenters The casts of the comedy "Veep" and the docu-series "Keeping Up with the Kardashians" have been announced as presenters for Sunday's Emmy Awards gala in Los Angeles....
16:28, 09/20/2019

What Happens When Extreme Action Meets Elusive Language? In Elizabeth Streb and Anne Bogart’s “Falling & Loving,” dancers and actors share the stage with the Guck Machine, which emits a waterfall of food andother objects....
16:28, 09/20/2019

How Understanding the History of the Earth’s Climate Can Offer Hope Amid Crisis There is no longer any debate that global warming is real, and that it is happening now at an alarming rate. It is transforming the global climate system before our eyes. The rise of fossil-fueled eco...
16:28, 09/20/2019

7 Moments From F.R.I.E.N.D.S That Will Always Be There For You Twenty-five years ago, on September 22, 1994, the first episode of F.R.I.E.N.D.S aired. Here are seven unforgettable moments from the show that every fan loves to watch over and over again....
16:28, 09/20/2019

9.7 Million Views For Cop's Video On How To Lower Hefty Traffic Challans A cop's video on what drivers can do in case they are issued a hefty traffic challan has gone massively viral online. Under the amended Motor Vehicles Act 2019, traffic challans have increased by up.....
16:28, 09/20/2019

A 400-Year-Old ‘Carbon Colossus’ Heralds Hope for Amazonia At a staggering 88 meters tall, a 400-year-old tree found in the Brazilian Amazon has been declared the region’s largest tree. Researchers are now trying to figure out how it grew to such heights. ...
16:28, 09/20/2019

Special Report: The three young women racing to defuse a climate-change bomb Banking hard over the whitecaps off the west coast of Norway, the jetliner flying Dominika Pasternak and her fellow scientists descends so sharply that it seems for a moment as if the crew is about to...
16:28, 09/20/2019

Exelon to close Three Mile Island nuclear plant in Pennsylvania on Friday U.S. energy company Exelon Corp said it will shut the last reactor at the Three Mile Island power plant, site of the worst nuclear accident in U.S. history, at noon local time on Friday....
16:28, 09/20/2019

Germany to raise incentives for buying electric cars: climate policy document The German government will raise incentives for buying electric cars under its new climate plan, as well as raising road tolls for trucks from 2023 and pumping money into rail operator Deutsche Bahn, ...
16:28, 09/20/2019

Brazil police formally accuse Vale and TÜV SÜD of using false information: report Brazilian federal police formally accused Vale SA, auditor TÜV SÜD and 13 of their employees in relation to a January dam collapse which killed nearly 250 people, Brazilian website G1 reported on Frid...
16:28, 09/20/2019

Olympic cycling champion faces army warning for bare-cheeked Trump taunt Nino Schurter poked fun at White House with cheeky photoSwiss faces possible warning from senior officers over incidentSchurter won gold in mountain bike cross-country at Rio 2016Olympic cycling champ...
17:14, 09/20/2019

Premier League team news, injury updates and more – live! The latest news going into the weekend’s fixturesPremier League: 10 things to look out for this weekendAnd you can email David here or comment BTL 3.59pm BST Man City team news. Pep Guardiola has conf...
17:14, 09/20/2019

Arsenal’s Bukayo Saka pays tribute to ‘legend’ Ljungberg after stealing show • Winger has been working with Ljungberg since age of 15• Saka says after shining at Frankfurt that he studies RonaldoThe Arsenal winger Bukayo Saka paid tribute to the influence of Freddie Ljungberg ...
17:14, 09/20/2019

Manchester City v Watford: match preview The paper covering Manchester City’s cracks was torn down by Norwich but without John Stones’s slack passing they are likely to improve defensively. A strong showing in Ukraine also aids the feeling t...
17:14, 09/20/2019

Brett Gardner put the perfect capper on dream Yankees season On the night the Yankees clinched their first AL East title in seven years, Brett Gardner was all over the basepaths. He scored a run in the second inning, homered in the fourth, hit a two-RBI double ...
17:14, 09/20/2019

Justin Trudeau apologizes again, blames 'privilege' as third blackface instance emerges. Here's what we know The Canadian prime minster apologized again Thursday -- the second time in as many days -- after a third instance of him wearing blackface surfaced.        ...
17:16, 09/20/2019

N.F.L. Week 3 Predictions: Our Picks Against the Spread The Ravens will try to prove themselves against the Chiefs, the Rams will try to win in Cleveland and the Cowboys and Patriots will try to stay awake in likely blowouts....
17:42, 09/20/2019

Autonomous killer drones set to be used by Turkey in Syria Turkey is to become the first nation to use drones able to find, track and kill people without human intervention, when it deploys them in Syria in a few months...
17:42, 09/20/2019

Global climate strikes: Here's what's happening on the ground Hundreds of thousands of adults and children from Sydney to London have taken to the streets today as part of a global strike against governments’ inaction on climate change...
17:42, 09/20/2019

The cost of subsidising UK wind farms has dropped to an all-time low Results of a UK government auction on Friday show windfarms will be built in 2025 for as little as £39.65 per megawatt hour, a drop of almost a third since 2017...
17:42, 09/20/2019

Education Dept. questioned about 99% loan forgiveness rejection rate Federal lawmakers are asking the Education Department for answers after an official told a House hearing Thursday a loan forgiveness program rejects 99 percent of applicants, a figure that's drawn at ...
18:00, 09/20/2019

Watch live: President Donald Trump, Australian leader Morrison speak to reporters President Donald Trump will hold a joint news conference Friday with Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison after the two engage in talks at the White House....
18:00, 09/20/2019

Math teacher Jason Zuffranieri climbs 'Jeopardy!' rankings. Is he the new James Holzhauer? With 15 'Jeopardy!' wins, math teacher Jason Zuffranieri has become a force to reckon with. Can he beat James Holzhauer's record?        ...
18:00, 09/20/2019

Ancient slag offers insight into the uneven pace of technological advances Enlarge / Copper production waste Khirbat en-Nahas, Jordan was piled 6m (18 ft) deep. (credit: T. Levy 2019) Sometimes, clues about ancient technology are hidden in the most mundane things. In this...
18:00, 09/20/2019

Emiliano Sala's sister condemns leaked images of footballer's body Sherry Bray and Christopher Ashford to be sentenced for illegally accessing footageThe sister of the footballer Emiliano Sala has described a CCTV company director and her employee as “wicked and evil...
18:00, 09/20/2019

Japan ease past Russia after nervy Rugby World Cup start – video highlights Kotaro Matsushima scored a hat-trick as hosts Japan got their World Cup campaign started with a 30-10 win against Russia.Underdogs Russia took an early lead through Kirill Golosnitskiy, but Matsushima...
18:00, 09/20/2019

Fox & Friends Go From Mocking Climate Strike to Covering Effects of Climate Change Without Hint of Irony Sorry to all you people attending the global climate strike today, but you are protesting over absolutely nothing—especially not the massive rains and flooding currently being seen in Houston. Nope, d...
18:00, 09/20/2019

Imelda will continue dumping rain on Texas, Louisiana and Arkansas as remnants head north The remnants of Imelda will continue weakening Friday as the storm makes its way into northern Texas, Arkansas and Louisiana, but it will continue dumping heavy rain....
18:00, 09/20/2019

Opioid-maker Purdue Pharma is allowed bonus payout in bankruptcy case The judge overseeing the bankruptcy case for opioid-maker Purdue Pharma issued an interim order late Wednesday allowing the company and its subsidiaries to continue paying its employees, former employ...
18:00, 09/20/2019

Jose Mourinho rules out Real Madrid return while 'they have a coach' as pressure mounts on Zinedine Zidane Jose Mourinho has played down talk of a possible return to Real Madrid, for now at least, because Los Blancos currently have a coach in Zinedine Zidane....
18:29, 09/20/2019

6 Vivienne Westwood x Vans Kicks to Step Out in Style 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......
18:56, 09/20/2019

UFO activists who vowed to storm 'Area 51' turned away by police, K-9 What began as a joke about conspiracy theorists storming a Nevada military installation known as "Area 51" turned into an actual, albeit brief, confrontation Friday....
18:56, 09/20/2019

Inside Area 51 Raid That Morphed Into Pre-Dawn Celebration At Secret Base A call to "storm" the secretive U.S. military base in the Nevada desert known as Area 51 attracted several dozen revelers to a heavily guarded entrance early Friday, but most did not attempt to enter....
18:56, 09/20/2019

iOS 13 on the iPhone 6S and SE: New software runs fine on a phone that’s still fast Enlarge / The iPhone 6S and SE are the new baseline for iOS 13, and everything is still running smooth. (credit: Andrew Cunningham) People upgrading to iOS 13 this year may have more of an incentive...
18:56, 09/20/2019

iOS 13: The Ars Technica review Enlarge / iOS 13 on an iPhone 11 Pro. (credit: Samuel Axon) Last year, Apple set users’ expectations with iOS 12, saying it would be focused on improving performance and fixing bugs and stability is...
18:56, 09/20/2019

E-cigarette flavors worsen asthma symptoms, study says Some e-cigarette flavors may aggravate asthma symptoms in vapers, according to research published Friday, which contradicts beliefs that the devices are a safe alternative to smoking cigarettes....
18:56, 09/20/2019

Everything you need to know about hyaluronic acid Hyaluronic acid is a naturally occurring substance that affects the health of the skin, eyes, and joints. Learn about its uses and benefits in this article....
19:28, 09/20/2019

Trump ambassador: ‘Journalists face risks. Murder shouldn’t be one of them’ A top Trump administration diplomat this week went to bat for journalists, especially those covering wars, urging an international forum to strengthen safety standards for the media....
19:28, 09/20/2019

|Commerzbanktoslash4300jobsascostcutssteppedup Commerzbank AG is planning to cut 4 300 jobs as part of a new strategic plan that will also see the bank sell a stake in its Polish mBank unit to reduce risk and help pay for the measures....
19:28, 09/20/2019

California judge blocks law requiring Trump to submit tax returns to compete in state's 2020 primary A federal judge in California Thursday granted the Trump campaign’s request to block a new law that requires presidential and gubernatorial candidates to release five years of tax returns to run in th...
19:28, 09/20/2019

Sanders touts fundraising milestone, hitting 1 million individual donors Sen. Bernie Sanders is spotlighting that his presidential campaign has received contributions from one million individual donors. The independent senator from Vermont’s campaign – in announcing the ne...
19:28, 09/20/2019

Doc Rivers shares Kawhi Leonard's blunt message that led to Clippers' offseason splash When trying to land Kawhi Leonard during the NBA's free-agency period, the star player gave Doc Rivers and Steve Ballmer a blunt message.       ...
19:28, 09/20/2019

Did Michigan tip an 'own goal’ to Colorado on famous Hail Mary in 1994? Better replay reviews and new perspectives lead to new narrative for Colorado's Miracle at Michigan catch. That the ball came off a Wolverines player.       ...
19:28, 09/20/2019

Punjab Firm's Assets Worth Rs 234 Crore Attached By Probe Agency Assets worth over Rs 234 crore of a Punjab-based company and its promoters have been attached in connection with a money laundering case linked to an alleged loan fraud at the Punjab National Bank......
19:56, 09/20/2019

RBI Autonomous, Nobody Interferes With Decision-Making: Shaktikanta Das Asserting that the Reserve Bank is more than autonomous, governor Shaktikanta Das Friday said though the central bank engages with the government in free and frank discussions, there is no......
19:56, 09/20/2019

DK Shivakumar's Plea Seeking Copy Of Statements To Be Heard On Thursday The Delhi High Court said today that it would hear on September 26 the plea by Karnataka Congress leader D K Shivakumar seeking a copy of his statements recorded by the Enforcement Directorate in a......
19:56, 09/20/2019

Court Orders Dismissing Fraud Complaint Against Producer Boney Kapoor The Rajasthan High Court on Friday ordered the quashing of an FIR lodged against Bollywood film producer Boney Kapoor on charges of duping an investor of Rs 2.5 crore in the name of organising a......
19:56, 09/20/2019

The DeanBeat: After all these years, Hollywood still doesn’t get games NBCUniversal made a big mistake this week by deciding to shut down the game publishing business that Chris Heatherly spent almost three years building.Read More...
19:56, 09/20/2019

Huawei downplayed the Google problem in the Mate 30, but it’s a major issue for consumers As Huawei downplays the Google problem on its new Huawei Mate 30 Android phones, consumers who buy the devices could be hugely disappointed.Read More...
19:56, 09/20/2019

Who is Benny Gantz? The former military chief could be Israel’s next prime minister. “Less than a year ago he was completely non-factor in the political system, and now he’s a few steps away from entering the prime minister’s office.”...
19:56, 09/20/2019

Impossible Burgers Aren’t Healthy, and That’s the Whole Point When you go to a restaurant and order a hamburger, do you think to yourself, “Ah, yes, this meal will be so nutritious”? Or do you try to ignore the calorie count while thinking, “I want the greasy sa...
19:56, 09/20/2019

Cooking the New Impossible Burger Makes Me Hungry for Beef Impossible Foods finally started selling its new fake ground beef in grocery stores. Well, more specifically, you can buy Impossible Burger 2.0 at Gelson’s Market in Southern California, but the compa...
19:56, 09/20/2019

Naruto Run! Some Guy Who’s Probably Going to Get Himself Killed Is the First ‘Storm Area 51’ Meme The original “Storm Area 51" Facebook invitation encouraged people to break into the secret government facility by doing a Naruto run. And now that the event is here (it’s supposed to happen toda...
19:56, 09/20/2019

'There Is Always Hope:' Why Young Adults Are Coming to the UN Youth Climate Summit Hundreds of young people from around the world have congregated in New York. It’s nearly Climate Week, a huge strike is happening on Friday, and the United Nations has awarded some 100 young climate a...
19:56, 09/20/2019

Airbnb Sure Is Going Public Airbnb announced that it expects to become a publicly traded company next year, in a press release made in accordance with Rule 135 of the Securities Act of 1933. Read more......
19:56, 09/20/2019