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Finance Minister Tito Mboweni took to Twitter on Tuesday night with brief motivational words to his followers before announcing, around midnight, that he'll be taking a break from Twitter and "will be back in Dezemba!"...

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MDH Sambhar Masala Recalled In US For Salmonella Contamination Some batches of sambhar powder sold by cooking brand MDH were taken off the shelves in the United States for salmonella contamination, the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) said....
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Inside London's biggest magazine archive Impactful, stackable and downright desirable: there's a reason magazines are never out of fashion. Clara Strunck immerses herself in London's print archive mecca...
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Meet the locals: the biggest London models of the moment This season's biggest international catwalk names all call the capital home. Meet fashion's fresh faces AWENG CHUOL, JESS MAYBURY, JESS COLE and LUCAN GILLESPIE, photographed in and around their Londo...
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Bihar Shelter Rapes Case: Reunite 8 Girls With Families, Orders Top Court Eight of the survivors who were sexually assaulted at a shelter home in Bihar's Muzaffarpur must be reunited with their families, the Supreme Court told the state government today. The top court also....
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Police raids homes of opposition activists across Russia A senior associate of Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny says police is raiding more than 150 homes and offices of their supporters in 39 Russian cities...
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U.S. Foes May Have More Options After Bolton's Departure The departure of national security adviser John Bolton, one of the most hawkish voices in President Trump’s inner circle, has left U.S. adversaries from Iran to Venezuela celebrating his exit and look...
09:28, 09/12/2019

The Motorcycles Of The Tokyo Game Show I’ve been coming to the Tokyo Game Show since 2004, but this is the first year I remember seeing bikes of any sort at the booths. While they’re not road-ready, they are prime for picture taking....
09:28, 09/12/2019

Comcast, Cable Giants Sue Maine Over Law Forcing Them to Let Customers Pay for Specific Channels Comcast and a bevy of cable giants including Fox, CBS, and Disney are suing the state of Maine and 17 municipalities over a recently passed state law that mandates cable TV operators allow subscribers...
09:56, 09/12/2019

Trump delays increase in tariffs on Chinese goods by two weeks ‘as a gesture of goodwill’ The president’s move came after China made a gesture of its own, announcing it would exempt 16 American-made products from tariffs ahead of talks scheduled for next month....
09:56, 09/12/2019

Apple introduces the A13 Bionic for the iPhone 11 Apple is announcing new iPhone models today. The iPhone 11 uses an Apple A13 Bionic system-on-a-chip. It is a nice improvement over the A12 Bionic in the iPhone XR, XS and XS Max. But how much faster...
09:56, 09/12/2019

Realme RMX1991 spotted on TENAA, could be another Realme XT Pro leak A mysterious Realme phone registered as RMX1991 has been spotted on Chinese regulatory authority, TENAA. The listing also reveals three pictures of the said smartphone along with detailed specificatio...
09:56, 09/12/2019

DCCC taps new executive director after summer staff upheaval House Democrats’ embattled campaign arm has tapped a former staffer and well-known Democratic operative as its executive director following a massive upheaval in its top ranks earlier this summer.Luci...
09:56, 09/12/2019

Extreme Weather Displaced a Record 7 Million in First Half of 2019 A new report puts 2019 on pace to be one of the most disastrous years in almost two decades even before the effects of Hurricane Dorian on the Bahamas are tallied. But there was also good news. ...
10:14, 09/12/2019

Athletics: Coleman wants apology from USADA over whereabouts charge Christian Coleman wants an apology from the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency (USADA) now that the body has dropped a whereabouts charge against him, the American sprinter said on Wednesday....
10:14, 09/12/2019

Fujifilm's entry-level X-A7 comes with 4K video and face detection Fujifilm has unveiled the entry-level X-A7 with some key new features that make it a nice upgrade over its predecessor, the X-A5. It packs Fujifilm's latest 24.2-megapixel CMOS sensor and has 8.5...
10:14, 09/12/2019

‘This should not be happening’: the whistle-blower who exposed MIT’s Epstein scandal Signe Swenson exposed the story of powerful men and millions of dollars in donations to the school’s Media Lab“I felt like my job was to protect secrets,” says Signe Swenson, who last week emerged as ...
10:42, 09/12/2019

'Glory to Hong Kong': pro-democracy anthem embraced by protesters Thousands have gathered this week in a football match and at shopping centres across the city to sing in solidarityA newly composed song has become the rallying point for Hong Kong’s anti-government m...
10:42, 09/12/2019

Mexico boasts of crackdown but smugglers say migrant flow continues President Amlo says his new immigration plan is working, but huge numbers still travel north – aided by smugglers’ bribesMario Rosales is organising travel arrangements for his latest clients, a Hondu...
10:42, 09/12/2019

Central banks were always political – so their ‘independence’ doesn’t mean much | Larry Elliott The separation of monetary and fiscal policy serves the neoliberal status quo. It won’t survive the next crashIndependent central banks were once all the rage. Taking decisions over interest rates and...
10:42, 09/12/2019

Christopher Anderson's best photograph: Marion breastfeeding, Brooklyn ‘This my partner breastfeeding in our loft, which was one step up from a squat in an area full of painters and sculptors. It’s a luxury condo now’ This image was made in a loft in Brooklyn, New York, ...
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US moves to ban flavored e-cigarettes amid spike in youth vaping The Trump administration will ban flavored e-cigarettes. It comes in response to a surge in youth vaping and health concerns following a handful of mysterious deaths and hundreds of lung illnesses lin...
10:42, 09/12/2019

Here’s how much your current iPhone is worth if you’re trading it in for an iPhone 11 Apple’s iPhone 11 models are official, which means we know exactly how much they’ll cost and when they’ll go on sale. The premium iPhone 11 versions, the Pro and Pro Max, are just as...
10:42, 09/12/2019

Michelle Wie joining Golf Channel as an analyst during Solheim Cup coverage Michelle Wie, who is taking time off from golf in an effort to get healthy, is joining the Golf Channel as an analyst during the Solheim Cup.        ...
10:42, 09/12/2019

Roadrunners pro team supports Tucson Adult Hockey League kickoff TUCSON – The Tucson Adult Hockey League has been going on for over a decade.   The Tucson Roadrunners pro hockey team has continued to support the sport here in the Old Pueblo.  Wednesday night,...
11:00, 09/12/2019

UA’s Tristan Cooper talks about jarring hit on field TUCSON – There’s a fine line between landing a jarring hit on a player and being called for a targeting penalty by referees.  U of A’s Triston Cooper talks about his amazing hit on a...
11:00, 09/12/2019

Indonesia's Habibie, president during transition to democracy, dies Thousands of Indonesians gathered in Jakarta on Thursday to mourn former president B.J. Habibie, who came to power as the world's fourth largest nation endured a turbulent transition to democracy afte...
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Mid-Autumn Festival lantern protests to light up Hong Kong Hong Kong activists will combine anti-government protests with lantern celebrations marking the Mid-Autumn Festival this weekend after a brief lull in sometimes violent demonstrations which have rocke...
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MLB roundup: Orioles' Villar hits record-setting homer Jonathan Villar hit a tiebreaking three-run homer in the seventh inning to help the Baltimore Orioles to a 7-3 victory over the visiting Los Angeles Dodgers on Wednesday night....
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2019 Toyota Fortuner TRD Celebratory Edition Launched In India; Priced At Rs. 33.85 Lakh Toyota Kirloskar Motor has announced the launch of the 2019 Toyota Fortuner TRD Celebratory Edition, for the festive season. The new Fortuner TRD Celebratory edition "celebrates" 10 years of the......
11:56, 09/12/2019

Defra to review release of game birds after legal threat Government agrees to examine impact of shooting industry’s release of 50m non-native birdsThe annual release of more than 50 million non-native game birds into the countryside with no environmental as...
12:14, 09/12/2019

Australian natural disasters minister's complete about face: 'I believe in climate science' David Littleproud’s comments to parliament entirely at odds with earlier statement to Guardian AustraliaAustralia’s minister responsible for drought and natural disasters, David Littleproud, now says ...
12:14, 09/12/2019

Oil prices slide 2% after report Trump weighed easing Iran sanctions Oil prices tumbled more than 2% on Wednesday after a report that U.S. President Donald Trump weighed easing sanctions on Iran, which could boost global crude supply at a time of lingering worries abou...
12:14, 09/12/2019

Liverpool youngster Leighton Clarkson catches the eye after being promoted to first-team training Liverpool midfield prospect Leighton Clarkson has been singled out for praise after spending the international break training alongside senior stars at Melwood....
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Murray accepts Shanghai wildcard to prolong Asian swing "Former world number one Andy Murray will return to the Shanghai Masters for the first time since 2016 after the Briton was awarded a wildcard for the tournament."...
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Tanzanian court adjourns case of prominent jailed journalist for fourth time A Tanzanian court on Thursday adjourned the case of a prominent investigative journalist for the fourth time since he was arraigned more than a month ago, in a case that rights groups and Western gove...
12:42, 09/12/2019

I won't stop meeting Chinese activists, says German foreign minister German Foreign Minister Heiko Maas said he would continue to meet Chinese human rights activists and lawyers, both at home and on trips to China, after his meeting this week with a Hong Kong democracy...
12:42, 09/12/2019

Fugitive in Massachusetts killing stabs self in neck during arrest at Florida construction site, authorities say A two-year manhunt for the most wanted fugitive in Massachusetts ended at a construction site in Florida on Wednesday when a suspect accused of killing his ex-girlfriend in her apartment in 2017 was t...
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Appeals court rules VA must pay vets' ER bills at non-VA hospitals The Department of Veterans Affairs has been ordered to reimburse veterans for the cost of their emergency care at non-VA hospitals - something the agency has actively told veterans they are not entitl...
12:42, 09/12/2019

Georgia women charged after authorities rescue 43 pups living in ‘deplorable conditions’: police Two Georgia women face a slew of charges after authorities found more than 40 neglected dogs – including seven with their bottom jaws missing – living in what authorities described as “deplorable cond...
12:42, 09/12/2019

DNA leads to identity of suspect in 1972 murder of California girl, 11 DNA testing and genetic genealogy helped police in Southern California crack a 47-year-old cold case wide open and identify the man who raped and murdered an 11-year-old girl who was taken from her ho...
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'Project Resistance' video shows its 4-vs-1 co-op gameplay Capcom has released a new video for its upcoming Resident Evil spinoff Project Resistance that shows how the multiplayer game works. The survival horror title is apparently a 4-versus-1 asymmetrical c...
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Uber won’t reclassify drivers as employees, despite California’s AB5 ruling Uber has said it has no plans to reclassify its vast army of drivers as employees, in light of the the gig workers’ rights bill passed in the California Senate yesterday. “We continue to believe drive...
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Oh yeah, EA’s working on a cloud gaming service too Electronic Arts this week launched a closed beta of its upcoming cloud gaming service — and given how many similar services have been announced, it’ll take some pretty spectacular games for it to dist...
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Watch: NASA astronauts build gorgeous zero-gravity fires for science Astronauts aboard the International Space Station (ISS) are tasked with conducting hundreds of experiments, but perhaps none are as pretty as recent efforts to shape fire in zero gravity conditions. T...
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Huawei Mate 30 Pro release date, news, price, specs and leaks The Huawei Mate 30 and Huawei Mate 30 Pro are set to be introduced on September 19 at an event in Germany where we'll be sure to learn all about the next phablet devices from the Chinese manufact...
13:00, 09/12/2019

Fujifilm X-A7 features a fresh 24MP sensor, 4K video and a huge 3.5-inch touchscreen Thanks to a handful of leaks over the past few days we've known the Fujifilm X-A7 was on the way – but only now has the company made it official.The X-A7 becomes the company's latest ...
13:00, 09/12/2019

For Antonio Brown, a Rape Accusation Raises a Question of Privilege in the N.F.L. Brown has built a strong identity in a sport known for keeping personalities in check, but a lawsuit accusing him of sexual assault has placed a harsh spotlight on him and the league....
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Lionel Messi: I didn't ask Barcelona to sign Neymar, but I gave my opinion Lionel Messi says he did not ask Barcelona to sign Neymar in the summer transfer window, but admits he gave his opinion to the Catalan club over the possibility of bringing back the Brazilian forward ...
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NASA Joins ISRO To Track Vikram ''Calling Home'' The Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) is continuing its attempt to reach out to India's moon lander sending communication signals with its Deep Space Network (DSN), said officials....
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Blue Skies Ahead for Cheap Flights, But Read the Fine Print More no-frills carriers as well as major airlines are offering deals on international flights. Just book ahead and be wary of ancillary fees — they can really add up....
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South Africa Look To Pick Brains Of IPL Regulars Ahead Of India T20Is Vice-captain Rassie van der Dussen said South Africa will bank on IPL regulars Quinton de Kock and David Miller to lead by example in the tough series in India....
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Married murder suspects captured in Arizona after weeks on the lam A pair of 50-plus-year-old married murder suspects were busted in Arizona on Wednesday night after weeks on the lam since escaping police custody in New York, a report said. Blane Barksdale, 56, and S...
13:56, 09/12/2019

Aaron Persky, judge in Brock Turner rape case, fired from tennis coaching gig The California judge who presided over the rape case for Stanford swimmer Brock Turner has been fired from his recent gig as a girls high school tennis coach, reports said Wednesday. Former judge Aaro...
13:56, 09/12/2019

Divers recover body of last missing victim of California boat fire The body of the last missing victim of a boat fire that killed 34 people off the coast of California was recovered Wednesday, authorities said. The Santa Barbara County Sheriff’s Office made the annou...
13:56, 09/12/2019

Ohio boy has school lunch taken away over $9 debt Worst. Birthday. Ever. An Ohio boy had his school lunch taken away from him on his ninth birthday because he owed a debt, according to multiple reports. Jefferson Sharpnack, a student at Green Primary...
13:56, 09/12/2019

These Charts Show How High Sea Levels Will Rise if Antarctica’s Ice Continues to Melt Humans were not around to see Antarctica in the good times, tens of millions of years ago, when it was home to palms and baobab trees, reptiles and marsupials. It had some of the same mountains it has...
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Meet 15 Women Leading the Fight Against Climate Change From sinking islands to drought-ridden savannas, women bear an outsize burden of the global—warming crisis, largely because of gender inequalities. In many parts of the world, women hold traditi...
13:56, 09/12/2019

The Secret Life of Regional Airlines Under the surface of the U.S. airline industry, 65 largely unknown regional carriers account for 40% of all flyers. After years of stability, they are once again facing a shake-up....
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Bud Brewer Plans Slimmed-Down Listing in Hong Kong Two months after calling off a blockbuster listing in Hong Kong, European beer giant Anheuser-Busch InBev started shopping a slimmed-down version of its Asia business and is hoping to pull off a deal ...
13:56, 09/12/2019

Small-Caps Extend Gains as Growth Worries Recede Small-cap stocks are regaining some of their shine as hopes for lower interest rates and optimism about coming trade talks have lifted sentiment about the economic outlook....
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Zimbabwe's Ex-President Mugabe To Be Buried In His Village: Family Zimbabwe's former president Robert Mugabe will be buried early next week in his village and not at a national monument for liberation heroes, his family said this morning....
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Zelda: Link’s Awakening's Chamber Dungeons Are A Big Disappointment The appeal of a Zelda dungeon is in its intricacy. A good dungeon starts off feeling overwhelming, full of buttons and doors and strange obstacles. As you make progress, solving puzzles and acquiring...
14:14, 09/12/2019

| What must happen for Mozambique to have lasting peace after accord The Mozambican government recently signed a peace deal with the Renamo opposition party, in time for elections in October. This is the most decisive step so far towards ending a low-intensity yet pers...
14:14, 09/12/2019

Russia Raids Offices and Homes of Navalny Allies A wave of raids nationwide took aim at allies of Aleksei A. Navalny, the leading Putin critic, as the Kremlin tries to keep dissent from spreading beyond Moscow....
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US to ban flavoured e-cigarettes after hundreds get strange illness The US is planning to ban flavoured e-cigarettes after people have become ill from a mysterious illness, but it is not known if e-cigarettes really are to blame...
14:42, 09/12/2019

Fed up ridesharing drivers nevertheless have questions about California legislative fix California’s passage of a bill to force “gig economy” companies such as Uber and Lyft to classify all workers as employees rather than contractors is drawing a wary and divided reaction from the drive...
14:42, 09/12/2019

We Know Far Too Little About Vaping Risks A rash of vaping-related illnesses underscores the need for aggressive FDA regulation and oversight, without or without a ban on flavored e-cigarettes....
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Lionel Messi admits he 'would have loved' Neymar to return to Barcelona ‘For me, Neymar is one of the best players in the world’Messi has contract clause that allows him to leave Barça for freeLionel Messi says he wanted Neymar to return to Barcelona this year, adding tha...
14:42, 09/12/2019

Duterte says Xi offered an oil and gas deal to ignore S. China Sea ruling Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte said he has been offered a controlling stake in a joint energy deal by Chinese President Xi Jinping in exchange for ignoring an international arbitration in Manil...
15:18, 09/12/2019

Taiwan warns citizens not to travel to Hong Kong and China after businessman detained Taiwan's ruling party has warned citizens against traveling to Hong Kong or mainland China, saying the situation is "severe," after a Taiwanese businessman was detained following a visit to the protes...
15:18, 09/12/2019

MIT whistleblower Signe Swenson says staffers referred to Epstein as ‘Voldemort’ The whistleblower behind the Massachusetts Institute of Technology’s Jeffrey Epstein donation scandal said her “job was to protect secrets” — and recalled how female staffers m...
15:42, 09/12/2019

LSE board poised to decide fate of Hong Kong exchange's $39 billion offer The London Stock Exchange's board will meet in coming days to make a decision on the Hong Kong bourse's surprise $39 billion takeover proposal, a source close to the British company said on Thursday,...
15:42, 09/12/2019

Exclusive: Germany sees windfall from lower borrowing costs, sources say Germany foresees much lower borrowing costs because of record-low yields, and that could create a windfall of roughly 5 billion euros this year, maybe more, three people familiar with Berlin's budget ...
15:42, 09/12/2019

Huawei's device business earned 11 billion yuan in first half of 2019: filing Huawei Technologies' device business, comprising mainly smartphones, made a 11 billion yuan ($1.55 billion) profit in the first half of this year - as much as it earned in all of 2018 - a rare regulat...
15:42, 09/12/2019

Dozens of CEOs call on Senate to tackle gun violence: reports More than 100 chief executives of some of the nation's most well-known companies on Thursday called on the U.S. Senate to take action to tackle gun violence, including expanding background checks and ...
15:42, 09/12/2019

England runs rewarded with donations to Chance to Shine in fifth Ashes Test England's cricketers have an even greater incentive to beat the Aussies this week, as their runs and wickets will be rewarded with donations to charity Chance to Shine....
16:00, 09/12/2019

Nissan CEO's departure hastened by independent directors, report says Outside directors Jenifer Rogers and Keiko Ihara, members of corporate governance committees created in the aftermath of the arrest of former chairman Carlos Ghosn, pushed for Saikawa's departure at a...
16:00, 09/12/2019

Paris Court Finds Saudi Princess Guilty in Beating Case (PARIS) — The only daughter of Saudi Arabia’s King Salman has been found guilty by a Paris court of charges that she ordered her bodyguard to detain and strike a plumber for taking photos ...
16:00, 09/12/2019

Israel’s Netanyahu Vowed to Annex a Large Part of the West Bank. It’s Gone Unchallenged by His Rival Facing a re-run election on September 17, embattled Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has vowed to extend his country’s sovereignty over a large swath of the West Bank — a move tha...
16:00, 09/12/2019

Warplanes strike Syria's Idlib despite ceasefire - monitor, residents Air strikes hit parts of Syria's Idlib on Thursday, a monitor and residents said, despite a ceasefire that had halted a fierce army offensive in the rebel territory....
16:00, 09/12/2019

Bowyer still regrets not hitting Truex at NASCAR round in April Stewart-Haas Racing driver Clint Bowyer says he still regrets not pushing Martin Truex Jr out of the way to win the Richmond NASCAR Cup Series round five months ago...
16:00, 09/12/2019

Kurdistan readies for post-ISIS future It’s not long ago that Kurdistan was on the brink of accessing the international markets. Then came ISIS, strained relations with Iraq and the challenge of being shackled to a state from which the pop...
16:00, 09/12/2019

The One Product You Need to Get Your S#!t Together We love these products, and we hope you do too. E! has affiliate relationships, so we may get a small share of the revenue from your purchases. Items are sold by the retailer, not E!. So,......
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China's e-car makers go from strength to strength The future of electromobility is going to be determined in China, say an increasing number of automotive experts. Chinese car manufacturers are increasingly targeting markets in Europe and North Ameri...
16:28, 09/12/2019

Europe's climate woes — can this tech help? Europe lags behind on several key renewable energy technologies, but there is a prominent exception. The continent's dominant position in power-to-gas technology cannot be overlooked....
16:28, 09/12/2019

OnePlus TV release date, specs, and everything we're hoping to see You'll likely know OnePlus as the fast-growing smartphone brand from China, which found a huge following for making high-spec handsets that still manage to sharply undercut the increasingly astro...
16:28, 09/12/2019

iPhone hack attacks hit new high Apple devices such as the new iPhone 11 are coming under attack from cybercriminals more than ever before, new research has found.A report from Kaspersky has discovered that iOS devices and Mac comput...
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| 8 years later, Semenya to receive gold medal after Russian winner banned Following the IAAF's decision to re-allocate medals from the 2011 world championships, Caster Semenya and Sunette Viljoen will now receive their gold and silver medals....
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| SA golfers tackle tournaments in Amsterdam and Michigan Last week, Mbabane and Hamburg were on the collective minds of South African golfers as tournament destinations. This week, it’s Amsterdam and Michigan....
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Trump wants Fed to cut interest rates to zero or below. Here's what it could mean for you. Trump wants the Federal Reserve to lower interest rates to zero or below. That could mean lower borrowing costs but also meager bank savings rates.       ...
16:28, 09/12/2019

Mattel to debut 'Day of the Dead' Barbie Mattel is releasing a collectible Day of the Dead Barbie starting Sept. 12. Barbie will have a traditional scull motif on her face and Monarch butterflies in her hair.      &...
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These 10 SUVs have the highest towing capacity for 2019 Pickups lack much occupant capacity, so if you need to carry lots of people and tow a heavy trailer, an SUV is your best bet.       ...
16:28, 09/12/2019

NHC says 70% chance of cyclone near Bahamas An area of disturbed weather over the central and southeastern Bahamas has a 70% chance of developing into a tropical cyclone over the next 48 hours, the U.S. National Hurricane Center (NHC) said on T...
16:28, 09/12/2019

Rare black rhinos relocated to Tanzania in Serengeti repopulation plan Tanzania has flown in nine black rhinos to its Serengeti national park from South Africa as part of efforts to restore its population of the critically endangered species....
16:28, 09/12/2019

Saudi Princess Gets Suspended Jail For Getting "Plumber Beaten Up" A French court on Thursday handed a 10-month suspended sentence to a sister of the Saudi crown prince over the beating of a workman at a luxury residence in Paris in 2016....
16:28, 09/12/2019

‘Judy’ review: Renée Zellweger delivers gut-wrenching portrayal of Garland You may never be able to comfortably watch “The Wizard of Oz” again after “Judy” gets its hooks in you. Renée Zellweger gets deep inside the skin of late-career Judy Garland in...
16:28, 09/12/2019

‘The Goldfinch’ is an epic wreck “The Goldfinch” should be called “CliffsNotes: The Movie,” because after seeing this pedantic film adaptation, I now know all 3 billion plot points of Donna Tartt’s acclaimed 2013 novel. And, like ski...
16:28, 09/12/2019

Israel blamed for spy devices found near White House Israel was most likely responsible for the cellphone surveillance devices that were found near the White House and other sensitive areas around Washington, D.C., last year, according to former U.S. go...
16:56, 09/12/2019

Messi doubts Barca’s Neymar pursuit, addresses own Nou Camp future "Lionel Messi admitted he is unsure whether Barcelona did all they can to sign Neymar this summer, while the Argentine also insisted he does not want to leave the Nou Camp amid reports he can leave on...
16:56, 09/12/2019

Barcelona: Messi can leave at the end of the season - Paper Round "Lionel Messi can leave next summer, while he asks if Barcelona tried to sign Neymar, Mark Sampson is under investigation and Raheem Sterling could join Pepsi."...
16:56, 09/12/2019

Spotify Buys SoundBetter, a Music Production Marketplace SoundBetter will become part of the Spotify for Artists feature, which provides insights, profile management and promotion tools to artists and their teams, the Swedish company said....
16:56, 09/12/2019

Google Advertising Practices Targeted in US Antitrust Probe State attorneys general investigating whether Google is engaged in monopolistic behavior are planning to take a deep look into the tech giant's advertising business....
16:56, 09/12/2019

Apple's iPhone 11 Cases, Apple Watch Series 5 Bands Get India Prices Apple on Tuesday introduced the new iPhone 11 series, iPad (2019), and Apple Watch Series 5. As always, the company is releasing a number of official accessories for these products....
16:56, 09/12/2019

Pastor Jarrid Wilson died hours after officiating funeral of suicide victim The California megachurch pastor who killed himself Monday night officiated the funeral of a suicide victim just hours before taking his own life. Jarrid Wilson, a pastor with the Harvest Christian Fe...
17:14, 09/12/2019

Uber’s Future May Depend On Convincing the World Drivers Aren’t Part of its ‘Core Business’ Facing the most serious threat yet to its business model, Uber is dusting off a legal argument it has employed with mixed results: that it’s a technology platform, not a transportation company. ...
17:14, 09/12/2019

Government reportedly orders Google not to restrict employees' rights to free speech The National Labor Relations Board has ordered Google to strike community guidelines that ban employees from discussing political and workplace issues, the Wall Street Journal reported....
17:14, 09/12/2019

Meghan Markle Returns To Work To Launch New Charity Fashion Range Britain's Duchess Meghan returned to work on Thursday for the first time following the birth of her first child with husband Prince Harry to launch a new fashion range whose sales will help a charity....
17:14, 09/12/2019

Kick It Out appoints former lawyer Sanjay Bhandari as new chair • ‘Lifelong football fan’ succeeds Lord Herman Ouseley• Bhandari says he feels honoured to take the jobSanjay Bhandari has been appointed chair of Kick It Out, succeeding the anti-discrimination body’...
17:42, 09/12/2019

Kobe Bryant clarifies Instagram picture of youth basketball team after receiving backlash over caption NBA legend Kobe Bryant was accused Wednesday of throwing shade at a young girl on his youth basketball team who did not show up for a game because she had a dance recital....
17:42, 09/12/2019

The Next Generation of Airbus Aircraft Will Track Your Bathroom Visits (Bloomberg) — Attention airline bathroom loiterers: The next generation of Airbus aircraft will track how long you’ve been in there. It’s all part of an effort to make commercial cab...
17:42, 09/12/2019

UPDATE 3-Hudson's Bay Co loss widens on early and deep discounts, lower sales Canadian department store operator Hudson's Bay Co reported a wider second-quarter loss on Thursday, hurt by store closures, deep discounts and declining sales at the retailer's name brand....
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UPDATE 2-Tocagen's brain cancer treatment fails late-stage study, shares crash Tocagen Inc's shares fell nearly 80% after its experimental treatment failed to extend life of brain cancer patients in a study, the latest in a series of setbacks for patients awaiting new treatment ...
18:00, 09/12/2019

Transat sees lower demand on U.K.-Canada flights because of Brexit: COO Transat AT has seen lower demand on its Air Transat flights out of the United Kingdom to Canada because of uncertainty over Brexit, but the Canadian market has been compensating for the fewer passenge...
18:00, 09/12/2019

Today’s selection of articles from Kotaku’s reader-run community: Baba Is You Endgame Is So Meta I D Today’s selection of articles from Kotaku’s reader-run community: Baba Is You Endgame Is So Meta I Don’t Know If I’ve Won • Japanese Cookbook 101 - Pt 4: Parfait With Red Bean Paste And Coffee Jelly •...
18:01, 09/12/2019

Israel Allegedly Installed Stingray Devices Around D.C. to Spy on President Trump Israel was allegedly behind the Stingray spy devices discovered around Washington, D.C. in 2017, according to an explosive new report from Politico, which notes that they were primarily intended to sp...
18:28, 09/12/2019

New Land Rover Defender: UK debut confirmed for this weekend The most capable off-roader Land Rover has buil will make an appearance at the Goodwood Revival Less than a week after its high-profile unveiling at the Frankfurt motor show, the reborn Land Rover De...
18:28, 09/12/2019

Get $100 off the Polk Command Bar right now at Amazon The Polk Command Bar is one of our top picks for a solid mid-range soundbar. Usually listed for $299, it's currently discounted at $100 off. So for the time being, you can get it for just $199 on...
18:28, 09/12/2019

Facebook Watch gets more NFL highlights, news and analysis The National Football League isn't done teaming up with tech companies. Today, the NFL announced it is extending its partnership with Facebook, a deal that began back in 2017, which will continue...
18:28, 09/12/2019

Sega Genesis Mini review: The best mini console out there If you're suffering from gaming nostalgia fatigue, you're not alone. But you might want to make some extra room in your media center because the latest retro console, the Sega Genesis Mini, ...
18:28, 09/12/2019

Jenna Fisher and Angela Kinsey are making a podcast about 'The Office' The Office might have wrapped for the last time in 2013, but its continued popularity shows no signs of waning -- it's the most watched show on subscription streaming, according to NBC. Now, fans...
18:28, 09/12/2019

Teenage Engineering's 'rumble' module puts haptic bass in the OP-Z When I reviewed the OP-Z from Teenage Engineering, I was most curious about the expansion port. The diminutive portable synth and sequencer already packed a lot of musical power into a small box. The ...
18:28, 09/12/2019

Jersey City teacher busted for sex with student after her two kids confronted her A depraved New Jersey substitute teacher charged with having sex with a 14-year-old pupil was busted when her own children had a heated confrontation with her about the long-running abuse, according t...
18:28, 09/12/2019

18 Stylish Men's Clothing Sales to Upgrade Your Fall Wardrobe Shopping for new fall threads is great. Even better: Saving *big* on new fall threads. Grab your new fave sweater, sneakers, or jacket at a steep discount....
18:28, 09/12/2019

Merkel offers to help German automakers with ?Herculean task? While short on specifics, the German chancellor backed efforts to encourage consumers to buy more environmentally friendly products such as EVs fueled by renewable power....
18:28, 09/12/2019

‘Gig’ workers may live California dream The “gig economy” is on shaky ground in its own home state of California. Legislators there passed a landmark law on Wednesday that could force Uber, Lyft and other “gig economy” companies to classify...
18:56, 09/12/2019

Purdue Pharma reaches tentative settlement in opioid lawsuits Purdue Pharma has reached a deal for up to $12 billion to settle the thousands of lawsuits it faced for the role its notorious painkiller OxyContin played in fueling the opioid epidemic. Helmed by the...
18:56, 09/12/2019

| Christchurch shooting trial moved to avoid Ramadan New Zealand's High Court has altered next year's trial dates for the man accused of murdering 51 Muslim worshippers in Christchurch mosques to avoid the hearing clashing with the holy month of Ramadan...
18:56, 09/12/2019

Colangelo won't forget U.S. World Cup pullouts "You can't help but notice and remember who you thought you were going to war with and who didn't show up,'' USA Basketball managing director Jerry Colangelo said about Team USA's final roster for the...
18:56, 09/12/2019

Life, love and loss in a coaching family: The story of Blake and Wendy Anderson It took Blake Anderson's wife, Wendy, almost walking out on him for the longtime football coach to prioritize his family. Those values became even more important during her battle with cancer....
18:56, 09/12/2019

ShowBiz Minute: JK Rowling, The Situation, NYFW Author JK Rowling makes huge gift for MS research; Prison release imminent for reality star 'The Situation," Closing NYFW, designer Marc Jacobs hired the Hadid sisters and Kaia Gerber to walk in ...
18:56, 09/12/2019

UPDATE 3-Kroger's doubts about turnaround targets cloud quarterly profit beat Kroger Co on Thursday raised doubts about its profit targets from an ongoing turnaround plan, even as the supermarket chain operator posted a better-than-expected quarterly profit, helped by its inves...
18:56, 09/12/2019

UPDATE 1-Brazil's Embraer delivers newest jet, hoping for more orders Brazil planemaker Embraer hopes to ramp up orders in coming months for its new signature plane, an executive said on Thursday, in what could mark the next round in the battle between industry heavywei...
18:56, 09/12/2019

New E.U. Chief Accused of Echoing Far-Right Rhetoric on Migration Ursula von der Leyen is under pressure to ditch the title “vice president for protecting our European way of life” for the person in charge of migration policy....
18:57, 09/12/2019

Why Aren’t Cancer Drugs Better? The Targets Might Be Wrong Drugs can stop cancer cells if they attack the right proteins. But many of these targets were chosen with dated, imprecise technology, a new study suggests....
18:57, 09/12/2019

| Mugabe's nephew slams Mnangagwa and Zanu-PF: 'They tormented him' The family of late Zimbabwean president Robert Mugabe have accused current head of state Emmerson Mnangagwa of attempting to force it to betray his wishes for his burial....
19:14, 09/12/2019

Nintendo’s weird exercise ring is used to control a Switch RPG Get up and move! Last week, Nintendo threw up a vague and unexpected video showing people "moving their bodies, doing some kind of activity, and having a prett...
19:14, 09/12/2019

A football family and a sportswriter, bound by grief After Tyler Hilinski ended his life, Ivan Maisel and the Washington State quarterback's family are connected by a pain they hope we never understand....
19:14, 09/12/2019

Bahamas say 2,500 people missing after Hurricane Dorian, death toll 'expected to significantly increase' More than a week after Hurricane Dorian ripped through the Bahamas, claiming 50 lives, officials said Wednesday that an estimated 2,500 people are still missing. ...
19:42, 09/12/2019

"Being Aggressive On Social Media Not Enough": Sonia Gandhi To Congress Congress President Sonia Gandhi on Thursday addressed a meeting of senior party leaders to discuss ways to counter the BJP-led central government on "economic and social" issues affecting the country....
19:42, 09/12/2019

Greenpeace activists dangle from Houston bridge to protest fossil fuels Nearly two dozen activists with Greenpeace dangled themselves from a bridge in Houston Thursday -- disrupting both vehicle and boat traffic -- ahead of the third Democratic presidential debate....
19:42, 09/12/2019

House panel approves new powers to investigate President Donald Trump The House judiciary committee voted along party lines Thursday to authorize a resolution that gives the panel more power to investigate President Donald Trump as part of potential impeachment proceedi...
19:42, 09/12/2019

Netanyahu denies writing message that caused Facebook to sanction his page's chatbot over hate speech Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has denied writing a message that caused Facebook to sanction his page for a violation of its hate speech policy....
19:42, 09/12/2019

New York fashion week spring/summer 2020: 10 key shows – in pictures From Jeremy Scott’s neon rock opera and Longchamp’s dawn-to-dusk wardrobe, to Tom Ford’s subway platform extravaganza, the Observer’s fashion editor Jo Jones reports from the shows Continue reading......
19:42, 09/12/2019

ECB announces fresh stimulus as eurozone economy falters Mario Draghi says bank will reboot quantitative easing in month Lagarde succeeds himThe European Central Bank has announced a fresh stimulus package in an attempt to prevent the fragile eurozone econo...
20:00, 09/12/2019

Don’t Miss These Art Shows and Events This Fall Mark your calendar. From a revamped MoMA and the fearless Pope.L to Renaissance sculptors and female modernists, here are more than 100 shows that define the new season....
20:00, 09/12/2019

Comedy Central will keep going down to South Park for at least 3 more seasons In a bit of completely unsurprising news, Comedy Central has announced that it has no intention of shutting down the immortal ratings machine that is South Park any time soon. The network has just pic...
20:00, 09/12/2019

Queen & Slim go on the run in their new trailer “Well, if it isn’t the Black Bonnie and Clyde.” That’s about the most succinct summary you can get for Queen & Slim, Melina Matsoukas and Lena Waithe’s upcoming drama about two very attractive peo...
20:00, 09/12/2019

Without the book’s passionate relationships, The Goldfinch is just a series of unfortunate events The Goldfinch is a very pretty movie. That’s no shock, given the directing and cinematography team of John Crowley (Brooklyn) and Roger Deakins (a not-inconsiderable portion of the best-looking Americ...
20:00, 09/12/2019

How to Hold a Cat There are many good ways to hold a cat, some of which might surprise you, says friendly veterinarian Dr. Uri Burstyn in his most popular YouTube video. But holding your cat wrong could hurt it and str...
20:00, 09/12/2019

How to Watch Tonight's Democratic Presidential Debate Tonight, 10 Democratic presidential candidates—just 10—will take the stage in Houston for the third round of debates. Given the significantly smaller pool, tonight’s debate will be the first time all...
20:00, 09/12/2019

Sensex Closes 167 Points Lower, Nifty Gives Up 11,000 The Sensex moved in a range of 37,435.15-37,048.67 during the session, whereas the Nifty fell as much as 10,964.95. The index touched a high of 11,081.75....
20:00, 09/12/2019

Six JioFiber Plans Priced At Rs 699-8,499 Offer Up To 1 Gbps Speed JioFiber plan price per month: Through six JioFiber monthly plans, Reliance Jio offers internet speed in the range of 100 Mbps-1 Gbps. Each of the six JioFiber packs comes with features including free...
20:00, 09/12/2019

Rupee Gains By 43 Paise Against US Dollar: 10 Things To Know The rupee rose by as much as 43 paise against the US dollar on Thursday. After opening higher at 71.43 against the greenback, the rupee climbed to as much as 71.23 by late afternoon deals. According.....
20:00, 09/12/2019

Ford sells off its monthly car subscription service Fair, the app-based vehicle subscription service that partners with Uber, has agreed to acquire a similar service by Ford. The Santa Monica-based startup announced today that it has bought Ford's...
20:28, 09/12/2019

UNcomplicating the UN: a new podcast is born over coffee in New York This week, just in time for #UNGA74, UN News is launching a brand-new podcast which grew out of a conversation in a coffee shop, between our hosts, Sinduja Srinivasan, and Jason DeWall....
20:28, 09/12/2019

Amazon will start letting random people provide Alexa answers Alexa Answers is meant to expand the smart digital assistant's knowledge base to keep it competitive with the Google Assistant and Apple's Siri....
20:28, 09/12/2019

Annexing Jordan Valley would end ‘illusion’ of a meaningful two-State solution: UN rights expert Israel’s intention to annex the Jordan Valley is illegal and threatens chances for a meaningful two-State solution with the Palestinians, a UN independent human rights expert has said....
20:56, 09/12/2019

Trump EPA rolls back Obama-era water protections to boost industry The Trump administration on Thursday announced repeal of an Obama-era regulation that had expanded pollution protections for waterways such as wetlands and shallow streams, but that farmers, miners an...
20:56, 09/12/2019

Nestle institute aims to develop packaging of the future Nestle has set up a research institute to develop more environmentally friendly packaging for its products and reduce plastic waste, taking matters into its own hands rather than relying on its suppli...
20:56, 09/12/2019

Justify drug test cover-up deals immense blow to US horse racing Failed test could have kept horse out of subsequent racesNew York Times said racing board moved to drop doping caseHaving spent the first six months of the year under intense media scrutiny as 30 hors...
20:56, 09/12/2019

Ashes 2019: England v Australia, fifth Test day one – as it happened Jos Buttler bashed 64 not out and the recalled Mitch Marsh took four cheap wickets as England ended a topsy-turvy day on 271 for eight 7.51pm BST Related: Heavy sits the crown of captaincy on Joe Roo...
20:56, 09/12/2019

Twitter blocks accounts of Raul Castro and Cuban state-run media U.S. social media firm Twitter Inc has blocked the accounts of Cuban Communist Party Leader Raul Castro, his daughter Mariela Castro and Cuba's top state-run media outlets, a move the Cuban Union of J...
20:56, 09/12/2019

U.S. flags Huawei 5G network security concerns to Gulf allies The United States has raised its concerns with Gulf allies over a possible security risk in using Huawei's technology for their 5G mobile infrastructure, U.S. officials said on Thursday....
20:56, 09/12/2019

German software firm TeamViewer's IPO already oversubscribed The initial public offering for German software company TeamViewer was immediately oversubscribed when its shares went on offer on Thursday, putting it on track to reach the 5.5 billion euro ($6.1 bil...
20:56, 09/12/2019

MOVES-B. Riley appoints Dan Shribman as chief investment officer B. Riley Financial Inc said on Thursday it named Dan Shribman as chief investment officer. Shribman will be based in New York, and will also continue to serve as the president of its unit B. Riley Pri...
20:56, 09/12/2019

UPDATE 2-Embraer delivers new jet that Boeing may soon sell against Airbus Embraer hopes to see more orders for its newest passenger plane by the end of the year, an executive said on Thursday, as Boeing readies to take over the Brazilian planemaker's commercial jets divisio...
20:56, 09/12/2019

Gap's Old Navy plans to nearly double its store count after split Gap Inc's Old Navy brand plans to nearly double its store count in North America as the apparel retailer readies itself to split from the parent company next year....
20:56, 09/12/2019

CNN analyst's baby gets liver transplant A CNN commentator's 8-month-old baby is on the road to recovery after receiving a liver transplant less than two weeks ago at Duke University Hospital....
20:56, 09/12/2019

| Van der Poel regains Tour of Britain lead Mathieu van der Poel has regained the overall lead in the Tour of Britain after the Dutchman came sixth in the short stage six individual time-trial....
20:56, 09/12/2019

"No Reason To Be Optimistic," Says EU's Brexit Negotiator On Deal With UK Europe's chief Brexit negotiator warned European lawmakers Thursday that he has no reason to be optimistic that Brussels and London will agree an orderly divorce....
21:14, 09/12/2019

Superbug That Surfaced In Delhi Strikes In Italy's Tuscany Authorities in Tuscany, home to some of Italy's most visited tourist attractions, have stepped up hospital controls after a deadly outbreak of the superbug that first surfaced in Delhi....
21:14, 09/12/2019

US Woman In Coma After Using Mercury-Tainted Anti-Wrinkle Skin Cream A Sacramento, California, woman went to the emergency room with numbness in her hands and feet, slurred speech and trouble walking in July. The 47-year-old mother of five wasn't having a stroke or a.....
21:14, 09/12/2019

For Poison Dart Frogs, Markings Matter When It Comes to Survival An experiment found that white-striped frogs were less effective at scaring off predators than frogs with yellow stripes. Yet both populations are thriving....
21:14, 09/12/2019

CDC says teen vaping surges to more than 1 in 4 high school students More than one in four U.S. high school students use e-cigarettes, as teen vaping hits another record despite efforts to control it, federal data show....
21:14, 09/12/2019

7 new tech devices for elder care that help seniors live happier, healthier lives New devices that use VR, robotics and other technologies have hit the market that help the elderly live longer, healthier lives. These innovations include VR headsets for seniors with Alzheimer's...
21:14, 09/12/2019

"Cannot Silence Bengal": Mamata Banerjee At Rally Against Assam's List West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Thursday took out a rally in Kolkata against the National Register of Citizens or NRC in Assam that excluded 19 lakh people last month....
21:14, 09/12/2019

Shape Security eyes IPO after raising $51 million at $1 billion valuation Shape Security, which uses AI and machine learning to help businesses block automated online fraud, has raised $51 million in a fresh round of funding.Read More...
21:14, 09/12/2019

How to boost the health of your sales org by hyping up your sales team (VB Live) The quality of your sales force has a direct, accumulating, impact on your business. Learn how SMBs build and grow world-class sales organizations.Read More...
21:14, 09/12/2019

Skillz teams up with IGDA to introduce new game makers to game developer chapters Mobile esports company Skillz has joined with the International Game Developers Association (IGDA) to empower game developers by connecting them.Read More...
21:14, 09/12/2019

U.S. Government-Bond Yields Rise on Trade Hopes U.S. government-bond prices fell after a report that the Trump administration is considering an interim trade deal with China, reversing previous gains that came after the European Central Bank cut it...
21:14, 09/12/2019

Charlotte, N.C, on $50K a Year How far does a $50K salary go when you’re starting out? It depends on where you live. Meet Patrick Komorous, a utility-sales representative in Charlotte....
21:14, 09/12/2019

Trade Talks Looming, U.S. and China Lower Their Guard, a Little President Trump announced that China would resume purchases of American farm goods after a day of cooling tensions, raising hopes of averting the next round of tariff increases....
21:14, 09/12/2019

Alison Cheek, Pioneering Episcopal Priest, Is Dead at 92 In a controversial 1974 ceremony, she and 10 other women became priests. Then she became the first to celebrate the Eucharist in an Episcopal church....
21:14, 09/12/2019

Luka Modric out for two to three weeks as Real Madrid suffer yet another injury Real Madrid have problems in midfield ahead of a busy period of games after Luka Modric was the latest player to be ruled out with an injury on Thursday....
21:14, 09/12/2019

Russia Raids Offices and Homes of Political Opposition Nearly 200 homes and offices affiliated with opposition politician Alexei Navalny were searched in one of the biggest ever coordinated strikes against the Kremlin’s political opponents....
21:42, 09/12/2019

Cadillac debuts new models of CT4 sedan via Instagram Cadillac on Thursday used Instagram to unveil new models of the 2020 CT4, a subcompact sedan the brand hopes will assist in attracting a younger, sportier demographic....
21:42, 09/12/2019

Kroger's doubts about turnaround targets cloud quarterly profit beat Kroger Co on Thursday raised doubts about its profit targets from an ongoing turnaround plan, even as the supermarket chain operator posted a better-than-expected quarterly profit....
21:42, 09/12/2019

Self-employed? Here's why your retirement savings are falling short Independent contractors are facing two huge obstacles when it comes to retirement security: low earnings and low savings levels, according to The Pew Charitable Trusts. Here's how to catch up....
21:42, 09/12/2019

Derrius Guice could miss up to eight weeks with torn meniscus in his knee Redskins Coach Jay Gruden said the running back had a "minor procedure" Thursday to address the injury, but did not offer a timetable for Guice's return....
21:43, 09/12/2019

Recalled judge from Brock Turner sexual assault trial fired as girls’ JV tennis coach Prosecutors recommended a six-year jail sentence for the Stanford swimmer convicted on three felony sexual assault charges. The judge handed down six months....
21:43, 09/12/2019

Grand jury indicts man accused of killing 22 people at Texas Walmart A Texas grand jury on Thursday indicted the man accused of killing 22 people and wounding 26 others in a shooting last month at a Walmart in El Paso, Texas, who had told authorities he was targeting M...
22:14, 09/12/2019

Trump EPA repeals Obama-era water protections to boost industry The Trump administration on Thursday announced repeal of an Obama-era regulation that had expanded pollution protections for waterways such as wetlands and shallow streams, but that farmers, miners an...
22:14, 09/12/2019

Exclusive: Falwell blasted Liberty student as 'retarded,' police chief as 'half-wit' in emails In emails to his colleagues over the years, Liberty University President Jerry Falwell Jr has denigrated students and staff at the Christian university he runs, referring to one student as “emotionall...
22:14, 09/12/2019

The Funniest, Most Adorable Pics From Comedy Wildlife Awards 2019 The finalists of the Comedy Wildlife Photography Awards 2019 have been declared, and we don't envy the judges who have to pick the best one out of these gems....
22:14, 09/12/2019

Viral Bengaluru 'Moonwalk' Recreated In Mexico. Watch Noted Bengaluru-based artist Baadal Nanjundaswamy recently shared video clip of him walking on a potholed road in the city resembling craters on the moon while dressed as an astronaut. The video has.....
22:14, 09/12/2019

Tamil Nadu Granny Serving 1-Rupee Idlis Gets Government Support Kamalathal, an 80-year-old from Vadivelampalayam in Tamil Nadu's Coimbatore district, has been issued an LPG connection by Bharat Gas after Anand Mahindra tweeted her video....
22:14, 09/12/2019

A New Way to Measure Cosmic Distance Could Help Solve a Frustrating Inconsistency About the Universe We can add yet another way to measure the universe’s expansion onto the pile of controversy that could perhaps be the most exciting story in cosmology today.Read more......
22:14, 09/12/2019

All the Phone Companies Not Named Apple and Samsung That You Should Care About The market might be dominated by Apple and Samsung—with an occasional ripple of interest every time a new Pixel arrives—but there are more companies out there making phones than you might have realize...
22:14, 09/12/2019

Soon, Alexa Might Be as Dumb as Your Neighborhood Troll The next time you ask Alexa a question, the answer could come from some rando with an internet connection. Amazon is publicly launching its Alexa Answers program, a way for the company to crowdsource ...
22:14, 09/12/2019

ICE to Shell Out $30 Million for Phone-Hacking Tech Cellebrite, an Israeli firm that sell forensics tools capable of bypassing the security on most cellphones, has secured a new $30 million contract with Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE), the D...
22:14, 09/12/2019

The path to the White House no longer goes through the governors' office Thursday night's presidential debate showcases Democratic diversity, but one notable category won't be represented: Not one governor made the cut....
22:14, 09/12/2019

We Are Drowning In Dingers The home run that made baseball history was pretty workaday, as they go. Sure, it was a big moment in the game, breaking a seventh-inning tie to give the Orioles a 5-2 lead over the Dodgers. But this ...
22:14, 09/12/2019

House votes to ban drilling in Arctic wildlife refuge, reversing part of GOP tax bill The House approved a bill Thursday barring drilling in the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge, a measure that would reverse a change in the 2017 Republican tax bill that repealed a long-time ban on energ...
22:42, 09/12/2019

Gordon Brown: Government 'still not telling truth' about no-deal Brexit risks Gordon Brown claims the Government is "still not telling the truth" about no-deal Brexit risks and is trying to "minimise the damage" by claiming Operation Yellow Hammer sets out the worst case scenar...
22:42, 09/12/2019

EasyJet co-pilot suffered mid-air anxiety attack ahead of landing, report says An EasyJet co-pilot suffered a mid-air anxiety attack and left the cockpit as the plane approached Glasgow International, an accident report has said....
22:42, 09/12/2019

Sister controlled our mother, say brothers cut out of £1 million will Three brothers who were cut out of their mother's £1million will are suing their sister, claiming she "lied" to make sure the inheritance came to her....
22:42, 09/12/2019

Mum Emma Blood speaks of heartbreak after one-year-old baby Zakari 'thrown from bridge' The mother of a 12-month-old baby who died when he was allegedly thrown off a bridge into a river told of her heartbreak today, saying she had lost her "whole world and so much more"....
22:42, 09/12/2019

Civil service should put their concerns about no-deal Brexit on the record, says Lib Dem mayoral candidate The civil service should "play their part" by putting their concerns about no-deal Brexit on the record, Liberal Democrat mayoral candidate Siobhan Benita said today....
22:42, 09/12/2019

No-deal Brexit alert as John Lewis unveils first loss in 155 years The boss of John Lewis issued a bleak warning about the impact of a no-deal Brexit today as he unveiled the first loss in the firm's 155-year history....
22:42, 09/12/2019

Why are countries failing on their promise to stop deforestation? Despite a pledge in 2014 to halve deforestation by 2020, the area of forest destroyed annually has increased by more than 40 per cent globally in the past five years...
22:42, 09/12/2019

These Dutch vloggers wanted to visit Area 51. They wound up in jail instead. The two YouTube stars from the Netherlands were arrested after allegedly trespassing outside the government facility famed for conspiracies about aliens and UFOs....
22:42, 09/12/2019

Dolphins in Channel carry 'toxic cocktail' of chemicals High levels of mercury and banned industrial fluids, found in blubber and skin, can impact reproductionBottlenose dolphins in the Channel have been found to carry a “toxic cocktail” of chemicals in th...
23:00, 09/12/2019

Cleveland Browns issue ban for beer throw to man who didn't attend game against Titans: report The Cleveland Browns appear to have identified and banned the wrong person in connection to a beer that was thrown in the face of Tennessee Titans cornerback Logan Ryan during Sunday’s game....
23:00, 09/12/2019

Los Angeles Rams' Aqib Talib offers his thoughts on controversial NFC title game no-call as rematch looms The Los Angeles Rams and the New Orleans Saints have a rematch of the NFC Championship on Sunday and the controversial blown pass interference call is something that will loom over the game....
23:00, 09/12/2019

Broadcom misses quarterly revenue estimates, maintains full-year forecast Broadcom Inc narrowly missed Wall Street estimates for quarterly revenue on Thursday and maintained its full-year forecast, as it faces a slowdown in chip demand and macroeconomic uncertainty due to ...
23:00, 09/12/2019

Exclusive: Ahead of trade talks, China makes biggest U.S. soybean purchases since June - traders Privately run Chinese firms bought at least 10 boatloads of U.S. soybeans on Thursday, the country's most significant purchases since at least June, traders said, ahead of high-level talks next month ...
23:00, 09/12/2019

NASA snapped a new image of Saturn, and it’s a real stunner Of all the planets in our solar system, most people would agree that Saturn is the most instantly recognizable. Its massive rings make it an unmistakable sight, but despite its celebrity status among ...
23:28, 09/12/2019

Pizza Hut is making a comeback Pizza Hut had struggled to compete against Domino's and Papa John's for the past few years. But that's changing now that the company is about to start its second year as the official pizza sponsor for...
23:28, 09/12/2019

Prozac maker paid millions to secure favorable verdict in mass shooting lawsuit, victims say Twenty-five years after a jury absolved Prozac of blame for Joseph Wesbecker's shooting rampage, a newspaper reports the drugmaker agreed to pay victims $20 million before the verdict  ...
23:28, 09/12/2019

Pelosi: 'Impeachment is a very divisive measure' At a news conference after House Judiciary Committee approved guidelines for impeachment hearings on President Donald Trump, Pelosi was on the defensive. (Sept. 12)       ...
23:28, 09/12/2019

New Lawsuit Against Uber Is Set to Test Its Classification of Workers A class-action suit on behalf of drivers in federal court in California, filed on Wednesday, accused Uber of wrongly classifying drivers under the state’s employment test....
23:28, 09/12/2019

Number of Missing in Bahamas After Hurricane Dorian Plummets The count is falling as the government cross-references the names of people reported missing with those who have sought shelter or been evacuated from the islands....
23:28, 09/12/2019

Strongest woman in the world has a filthy mouth and a heart of gold Jessica Fithen has magenta hair and tattoos. "Filthy" is her nickname because she has a filthy mouth. But her trainer says she has a heart of gold.       ...
23:56, 09/12/2019

Golden Knights defenseman Shea Theodore says he was treated for testicular cancer In a first-person Players Tribune article, Vegas Golden Knights defenseman Shea Theodore details his testicular cancer treatment from offseason.       ...
23:56, 09/12/2019

NHL training camps open: Rangers are a sleeper, Justin Faulk on block, key RFAs still unsigned NHL training camps around the league are set to open. Here are five things to keep an eye on, including the Rangers' status as a sleeper.       ...
23:56, 09/12/2019

Two stars of ‘The Office’ are launching a nostalgic podcast about the series It’s been a little more than six years now since NBC’s beloved workplace mockumentary The Office broadcast its Season 9 series finale. Since that time, the series about a regional office f...
23:56, 09/12/2019

‘Alert The House GOP.’ After an Artist Printed 62,000 Pages of Hillary Clinton’s Emails, She Showed Up at His Exhibition and Read Through Them After an artist printed out 62,000 pages of Hillary Clinton’s emails as part of an art exhibition titled “HILLARY: The Hillary Clinton Emails” in Venice, Italy, the former Democratic...
23:56, 09/12/2019

Children’s Art Answers the Question: What Will Earth Look Like in 30 Years? “We humans need to do better.” That’s the sentiment Nahzeer Sandets, 12, shared in response to the question above. His drawing illustrates his bleak outlook on earth’s future, ...
23:56, 09/12/2019

Mexico Says It Doesn’t Agree With ‘Astonishing’ U.S. Supreme Court Order Blocking Asylum (MEXICO CITY) — Mexican Foreign Secretary Marcelo Ebrard said Thursday that Mexico’s government doesn’t agree with an “astonishing” U.S. Supreme Court order that would bl...
23:56, 09/12/2019

PACC to hold waiving adoption fees event this weekend PIMA COUNTY – Adopting pets seems fun, however, it can sometimes be pricey. In honor of PetSmart Charities National Adoption Weekend, Pima Animal Care Center (PACC) will be waiving adoption fees on an...
23:56, 09/12/2019

Reporters Without Borders honors journalists who fear for their lives Three female journalists, from Malta, Saudi Arabia, and Vietnam have received this year's press freedom prizes awarded by the NGO Reporters Without Borders. Two were not allowed to travel to collect t...
23:56, 09/12/2019

Germany's Protestant Church to send rescue ship to Mediterranean The Protestant Church is calling for a political solution to the migration crisis in Europe. The Catholic Church's bishop council declined to say whether it would implement a similar measure....
23:56, 09/12/2019

Germany upskirting: Justice minister to ban 'disgusting' practice Loopholes in Germany's penal code allow upskirting — the act of secretly taking images under a person's clothes without consent — to go unpunished. The movement against upskirting is picking up steam ...
23:56, 09/12/2019

Iranian judoka Saeid Mollaei: 'There is no guarantee that I will ever be able to return' Saeid Mollaei says he deliberately threw a world championship semifinal fight, because Iranian authorities ordered him to avoid a possible gold medal fight against an Israeli opponent. He tells DW abo...
23:56, 09/12/2019

Turkish rappers call on citizens to speak up with music video #Susamam has had more than 20 million clicks on YouTube. The musicians' message to their fellow citizens: "Don't remain silent!" The ruling AKP party in Turkey feels provoked; the Turkish press has al...
23:56, 09/12/2019

The Universe Could Be 2 Billion Years Younger Than Previously Estimated, According to New Calculation (WASHINGTON) — The universe is looking younger every day, it seems. New calculations suggest the universe could be a couple billion years younger than scientists now estimate, and even younger t...
23:56, 09/12/2019

Enormous black hole in Milky Way galaxy appears to be hungry The supermassive black hole at the center of the Milky Way galaxy is suddenly gorging on interstellar snacks, according to researchers, who can’t explain why it’s suddenly so hungry. ̶...
00:14, 09/13/2019

Jeepers! Scooby-Doo is turning the big 5-0 There was little fanfare around “ Scooby-Doo, Where Are You!” when CBS launched the Saturday-morning animated series about four crime-fighting teens and their talking Great Dane, Scooby-Doo. That was ...
00:14, 09/13/2019

Backstreet Boys played in a foam pit with Steve Aoki, then wrote a song As a world-famous DJ, Steve Aoki enjoys a rock-star lifestyle. It comes complete with a private jet, Kanye West hangouts, summers of yachting, a brief marriage to an Australian model and an unlikely m...
00:14, 09/13/2019

New Jersey parents sue fertility clinic after mix-up results in daughter having different biological father: reports A New Jersey couple is suing a fertility clinic after claiming that their daughter, who began to develop “Asian features” shortly after birth, was accidentally conceived using the sperm of an unknown ...
00:14, 09/13/2019

Girl, 3, dies of rare cancer after doctors diagnosed her with constipation: 'She died in my arms' A United Kingdom mother who claims doctors wrote off her 3-year-old daughter’s stomach pains as constipation says the young girl died just days after she was diagnosed with rare cancer. ...
00:14, 09/13/2019

Massachusetts girl infected with rare mosquito-borne EEE virus gets massive support online More than $100,000 has been raised for a young Massachusetts girl who contracted the potentially deadly mosquito-borne Eastern Equine Encephalitis (EEE) virus earlier this month, according to an onlin...
00:14, 09/13/2019

|Applenearsrecordasmarketcapagainsurpasses$1trn Apple shares rose for a fourth straight session on Thursday, with the iPhone maker hitting its highest level since October as investors continued to feel bullish about the company’s recent product eve...
00:14, 09/13/2019

|Koeberg:EskomintalkswithFrenchnuclearcompanyoverpossibledefectrisk It is as yet unclear whether the Koeberg nuclear plant, outside Cape Town, is affected by a French company's announcement that some plants using its technology might be impacted by defects relating to...
00:14, 09/13/2019

Trump Administration Rolls Back Clean Water Protections The administration is expected to complete the repeal of a major Obama-era regulation that put limits on chemicals that could be used near streams, wetlands and water bodies....
00:14, 09/13/2019

Mauricio Pochettino has no regrets over Kieran Trippier’s Tottenham departure • Trippier moved to Atlético Madrid in the summer• Pochettino insists there is no bad blood between themMauricio Pochettino has insisted he has no regrets over how he and Tottenham handled Kieran Trip...
00:14, 09/13/2019

Manchester City hit Lugano for second-half six in Champions League thrashing Last 32, first leg: Lugano 1-7 Manchester CityMatch level at half-time before visitors pulled awayManchester City thrashed Lugano 7-1 in the first leg of their Champions League tie in Switzerland, aft...
00:14, 09/13/2019

Call of Duty: Modern Warfare hands-on — Multiplayer beta is showing a more realistic sim Activision kicked off the Call of Duty: Modern Warfare multiplayer beta on the PlayStation 4 today, giving fans their first experience on the PlayStation 4.Read More...
00:14, 09/13/2019

Watch: 'Dragon Ball Z: Kakarot' to arrive in January, new trailer released Publisher Bandai Namco announced during the 2019 Tokyo Game Show that "Dragon Ball Z: Kakarot" will be released for the PlayStation 4, Xbox One and PC on Jan. 17....
00:14, 09/13/2019

Agonizing Summer Leaves U.S. Basketball Much to Ponder The Americans lost to Serbia at the World Cup, ensuring they would play for seventh place, their worst showing ever in a tournament featuring N.B.A. players....
00:42, 09/13/2019

Lady Gaga Hopes Her Future Kids Are Inspired by Watching Mom Put on Makeup While she has not taken on the role of mom just yet, Lady Gaga is looking forward to those classic moments with her kids. Amid the triple threat's latest venture, her Haus......
00:42, 09/13/2019

Johnson denies lying to the queen The embattled British prime minister was asked about a Scottish high court opinion on Wednesday that found his request to suspend parliament was “unlawful.”...
00:42, 09/13/2019

Trump administration puts tough new asylum rule into effect Trump administration officials start implementing a new policy that effectively denies asylum to most migrants at the Southern border, in the wake of a Supreme Court ruling on the policy...
00:42, 09/13/2019

34 surreal photos that take you inside Burning Man 2019, the world-famous event in the Nevada desert Theresa Christine Whether you're wandering to theme camps and art installations or exploring the open desert, there's always something to see or do at Burning Man. This year featured new and exciting...
01:00, 09/13/2019

The CEO of Victoria's Secret compared its 'terrible' early loungewear to a 'lousy' McDonald's Filet-O-Fish Robson90/Shutterstock The boss of Victoria's Secret has compared its "terrible" early loungewear to a "lousy" McDonald's Filet-O-Fish. L Brands CEO Les Wexner said the lingerie giant correctly called...
01:00, 09/13/2019

High-Protein Diet: 5 Protein-Rich Nuts And Seeds You Can Have Through The Day Healthy seeds have become a rage in the world of health and nutrition.Here are 5 protein-rich nuts and seeds that you may add to your diet for healthy weight loss...
01:00, 09/13/2019

HUD Secretary Ben Carson cleared in watchdog's probe of $31,000 dining room set purchase The watchdog's spokesperson highlighted the fact that the watchdog's report makes no recommendations to HUD, since it found no evidence of misconduct....
01:00, 09/13/2019

Win for local news? Facebook expands new tool aiming to shrink 'news deserts' Facebook's "Today In" service will expand to 6,000 cities and towns across the USA, the company announced.       ...
01:28, 09/13/2019

Influenza Season Has Barely Begun, But a California Child’s Death Is Already Being Classified as ‘Flu-Associated’ A September pediatric flu death in California serves as a stark reminder that getting vaccinated early can save lives. Public-health officials in Riverside County, Calif. announced this week that a re...
01:28, 09/13/2019

California boat fire: crew was asleep when blaze started, investigators say Boats like the Conception, which caught fire and sank this month, are required to have a crew member keep watch at nightAll six crew members were asleep when a fire broke out aboard the scuba diving b...
01:28, 09/13/2019

President of MIT admits approving Jeffrey Epstein donation University acknowledged 2012 gift from disgraced financierRafael Reif: ‘We could and should have asked more questions’The president of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology has said he approved a ...
01:28, 09/13/2019

YouTuber PewDiePie scraps $50,000 pledge to anti-hate group after fan backlash Vlogger embraced by far right apologizes for planned donation to Anti-Defamation League, after fans claim conspiracyThe popular YouTuber Felix “PewDiePie” Kjellberg has withdrawn a $50,000 pledge to a...
01:28, 09/13/2019

Man Trump called 'my African American' says president has 'white superiority complex' Trump singled out Gregory Cheadle at California rally in 2016Cheadle quits Republican party for pursuing ‘pro-white agenda’Gregory Cheadle – a black man who Donald Trump referred to as “my African Ame...
01:28, 09/13/2019

Crisis at the boar-der: panic as Canadian feral hogs approach the US They are exceptionally large, often aggressive, can be difficult to track down and breed copiouslyAmerica is facing a crisis at the border. It’s just not the one you might have heard about. According ...
01:28, 09/13/2019

My son is one of Kashmir’s ‘disappeared’. When will India tell the truth about their fate? | Parveena Ahangar Kashmir is under siege. Up to 10,000 people have been victims of enforced disappearance, including my son JavaidThe Eid this year was like no other. We could not even offer the obligatory sacrifice be...
01:28, 09/13/2019

Prince's 50 greatest singles – ranked! As a remastered and expanded version of classic album 1999 is announced, we rate the Purple One’s finest funk hitsBy the end of the 90s, Prince obviously wanted commercial success again. The album Rav...
01:28, 09/13/2019

WIRED's 13 Must-Read Books for Fall From the *Handmaid's Tale* sequel to Edward Snowden's memoir, the upcoming book season is looking deadly serious. Up to and including lesbian necromancers....
01:28, 09/13/2019

U.S. House panel wants Boeing CEO to allow employee interviews on 737 MAX crashes Congress on Thursday asked Boeing Co's chief executive to make several employees available for interviews as part of a congressional probe into the design, development and certification of 737 MAX air...
01:28, 09/13/2019

New Jersey expected to announce vaping restrictions within weeks Within weeks, New Jersey could become the latest state to restrict e-cigarette use, with the governor on Thursday launching a task force to find ways to curb vaping, linked by U.S. health officials to...
01:28, 09/13/2019

Higuita takes first pro win as Roglic moves closer to Vuelta glory "Colombia’s Sergio Higuita held on to win Stage 18 of La Vuelta in Becerril de la Sierra ahead of a chasing quartet led home by Slovenia’s Primoz Roglic, who strengthened his grip on the red jersey wi...
01:28, 09/13/2019

Coleman: I’ve never failed a drug test and never will "Christian Coleman insists he has \"never failed a drug test and never will\" after the American sprinter saw charges dropped for missing three tests."...
01:28, 09/13/2019

'Huge seal' helps cops catch fleeing suspects in $687M drug bust, Australian police say Authorities in Australia arrested two men attempting to transport 1.1 tons of illicit drugs worth an estimated $687 million.        ...
01:56, 09/13/2019

Russian police raid opposition figures in 43 cities after Kremlin's big election losses Russian police raid the homes and offices of supporters of opposition leader Alexei Navalny after Putin's party suffered big losses in local elections        ...
01:56, 09/13/2019

Two parachutists were free-falling — then US fighter jets flew below them, report says The jets were unaware they were flying near an active parachute site over Chatteris, nor did air traffic controls warn them ahead, the report says.        ...
01:56, 09/13/2019

Korda sisters to make history at Solheim Cup Nelly and Jessica Korda might have walked out together in the blue of Europe on the opening day of the 2019 Solheim Cup if things had turned out very differently        ...
01:57, 09/13/2019

Summer Debate Recap: How Did the Top Four Candidates Perform Last Time? Joe Biden, Kamala Harris, Bernie Sanders and Elizabeth Warren are the leading Democrats in the presidential primary. We take a look back at their debate performances....
02:14, 09/13/2019

Andrew Yang Said He Would Give 10 People $1,000 Each Month. Is That Legal? During the Democratic debate in Houston, Mr. Yang announced that he would use campaign funds to distribute 10 “freedom dividends.” The move raises questions about possible campaign finance violations...
02:14, 09/13/2019

4 Your Health: Obesity rates in America hit all-time high (NBC News)- A tentative settlement has been reached in lawsuits filed against oxycontin maker Purdue Pharma. The maker of the opioid drug has reached a deal that would resolve thousands of lawsuits br...
02:14, 09/13/2019

For Mystics’ Kristi Toliver, being injured for the first time means learning to let go The guard and veteran leader is hopeful to return from a knee injury for the playoffs, which start for the Mystics on Tuesday, but said she has learned to “accept things as they are."...
02:14, 09/13/2019

The Redskins’ secondary is banged up ahead of Sunday’s game versus Cowboys Starting cornerback Quinton Dunbar, starting safety Montae Nicholson and slot cornerback Fabian Moreau are all dealing with injuries, and their statuses for Sunday have yet to be determined....
02:14, 09/13/2019

The Redskins’ secondary is banged up ahead of Sunday’s game vs. Cowboys Starting cornerback Quinton Dunbar, starting safety Montae Nicholson and slot cornerback Fabian Moreau are all dealing with injuries, and their statuses for Sunday have yet to be determined....
02:14, 09/13/2019

Ex-cheerleader accused of killing newborn found not guilty on most serious charges Skylar Richardson was found not guilty of aggravated murder and involuntary manslaughter. She was accused of deliberately killing her and burying her baby.        ...
02:14, 09/13/2019

U.S. Deficit Tops $1 Trillion for First Time in Seven Years The U.S. budget gap widened to more than $1 trillion in the first 11 months of the fiscal year, the first time year-to-date deficits have topped that mark since 2012....
02:42, 09/13/2019

Fantasy Football Week 2: Upgrade your roster with the Trade Values Chart Got an unexpected hole to fill after Week 1? Want to take advantage of some depth? Dave Richard's first trade values chart can help you find the right move to bolster your team....
02:43, 09/13/2019

Fantasy Football Week 2 Waiver Wire: The top injury replacements to target Week 1 had a ton of injuries to sort through, and whether you need a replacement or are just looking to take advantage, Jamey Eisenberg has plenty of options available for you....
02:43, 09/13/2019

Investing green is all the rage, but benchmarks still hazy Global money managers and companies are rushing to meet a deadline to report on their carbon footprint, but the lack of a standard metric raises concerns their efforts could just be a box-ticking......
02:43, 09/13/2019

U.S.-China trade war risks driving Fed policy, not Trump's carping: economists The U.S.-China trade war will worsen or at best stay the same over the coming year, according to economists in a Reuters poll who expect the Federal Reserve to cut interest rates next week for the sec...
03:00, 09/13/2019

Trump favors 'whole deal' with China, two sides prepare for trade talks President Donald Trump said on Thursday he preferred a comprehensive trade deal with China but did not rule out the possibility of an interim pact, even as he said an "easy" agreement would not be pos...
03:00, 09/13/2019

U.S. probes 553,000 Nissan Rogue SUVs for unintended emergency braking The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) has opened a preliminary investigation into 553,000 Nissan Rogue sport utility vehicles after reports of their automatic emergency braking sy...
03:00, 09/13/2019

Donald Trump weighs in as Dem hopefuls prepare to debate President Donald Trump is weighing in on the Democratic primary field hours before his would-be opponents face off on the debate stage in Houston. (Sept. 12)        ...
03:00, 09/13/2019

Aurora Cannabis executive says he is 'very worried' about vaping situation in the US "In Canada, it's very different, and we're heavily regulated by Health Canada, which is a good thing," Executive Chairman Michael Singer says....
03:00, 09/13/2019

Your 1980s Mitsubishi Delica Van Dreams Live On In Taiwan Have you ever been doing something, minding your own business, say, perhaps, in the middle of a flapjack eating contest, when it suddenly hits you that all of the great mid-engine minivans of the 1980...
03:00, 09/13/2019

Google Earth spots car in Florida pond — with remains of driver missing for 22 years The remains of a Florida man missing for more than two decades were discovered in a sunken car — thanks to Google Earth. An eagle-eyed resident of Lake Worth, Fla., made the amazing find on Aug....
03:00, 09/13/2019

Alien hotspots around the world that aren’t Area 51 If you're a fan of aliens but don't want the drama of the upcoming "Storm Area 51" event in Nevada, there are plenty of options for you domestically and internationally....
03:00, 09/13/2019

Sources: Pats unaware AB involved in civil matter Representatives for Patriots wide receiver Antonio Brown and Britney Taylor, his former trainer, were in confidential discussions before the filing of Taylor's civil sexual assault lawsuit, sources te...
03:28, 09/13/2019

Billionaire investor Carl Icahn to leave New York for Florida Billionaire investor Carl Icahn, a born New Yorker who has run his business from the city for decades, is moving his office, more than half of his staff and himself to Florida early next year, people ...
03:28, 09/13/2019

UPDATE 6-Trump favors 'whole deal' with China, two sides prepare for trade talks President Donald Trump said on Thursday he preferred a comprehensive trade deal with China but did not rule out the possibility of an interim pact, even as he said an "easy" agreement would not be pos...
03:28, 09/13/2019

UPDATE 8-Climate protesters arrested at Texas port ahead of U.S. presidential debate Police on Thursday arrested Greenpeace climate protesters who closed part of a key oil export waterway for hours by tying themselves to a bridge and dangling over the water....
03:28, 09/13/2019

Departure of Nissan's Saikawa hastened by independent directors - sources The fate of Nissan CEO Hiroto Saikawa was sealed by two external directors who persuaded the board on Monday to oust the company veteran and spare the carmaker more reputational damage after a string ...
03:28, 09/13/2019

Brazil's XP Investimentos hires banks for U.S. IPO Brazilian financial services firm XP Investimentos has hired investment banking units of JPMorgan Chase & Co, Goldman Sachs and Morgan Stanley to manage an initial public offering in the United States...
03:28, 09/13/2019

Mexico's Pemex places $7.5 bln of bonds in record refinancing operation Mexican state oil company Pemex said on Thursday it had placed $7.5 billion worth of bonds with maturities of seven, 10 and 30 years that will be used for debt refinancing....
03:28, 09/13/2019

UPDATE 2-U.S. House panel wants Boeing CEO to allow employee interviews on 737 MAX crashes Congress on Thursday asked Boeing Co's chief executive to make several employees available for interviews as part of a congressional probe into the design, development and certification of 737 MAX air...
03:28, 09/13/2019

Johnson pledges more devolution in second trip to the North Boris Johnson is heading to the North of England claiming he is giving more powers to businesses, elected mayors and other political leaders to boost the region's economy....
03:28, 09/13/2019

Opinion: Land Rover's new Defender could save the Discovery Now the Defender is here, the Discovery can begin to distance itself from the Range Rover and forge its own character While Land Rover makes hay from Range Rovers, it is the Defender that gives all L...
03:56, 09/13/2019

Land Rover Discovery Sport 2019 review New Discovery Sport is comfortable, refined and incredibly well mannered – as long as you drive it sensibly Make no mistake: there’s a lot more that’s new about this updated Land Rover Discovery Spo...
03:56, 09/13/2019

Renault Megane RS Trophy-R 2019 UK review The hottest Megane is still an incredibly hardcore hot hatch, but it's a more coherent, likeable product than its siblings A £72,140 Renault Mégane. As in seventy-two thousand, one-hundred-and-forty...
03:56, 09/13/2019

Russian police raid offices, homes of Putin critics Russian opposition activist Alexei Navalny's team said Thursday Russian police have raided his regional offices and homes of dozens of his staff and supporters nationwide....
03:56, 09/13/2019

British lawmakers release documents that warn of Brexit consequences As one of its last acts before it was suspended, British Parliament voted to order the release of documents that detail what could happen if the nation departs the European Union without an agreement....
03:56, 09/13/2019

500,000 litres of produced salt water leaks from pipeline in northern Alberta A Calgary-based energy company says a pipeline has been shut down after it was found to have leaked an estimated 500,000 litres of produced salt water....
03:56, 09/13/2019

Cops injured in Midtown brawl after teen hit by taxi When police got to the scene at West 52nd Street and Eighth Avenue around 2:30 p.m., the crowd went after the cops and officers used spray to gain control....
03:56, 09/13/2019

Subways hit highest ‘on-time’ rate in six years: MTA Weekday subway trains are more punctual than they have been in six years, officials announced Thursday — but warned the improvements will plateau without some high-tech upgrades. The MTA announc...
03:56, 09/13/2019

Beto O'Rourke Confirms 'Hell Yes' He'd Take Your Assault Rifles While speaking about gun violence—an issue he’s made the centerpiece of his campaign since the mass shootings in El Paso—during Thursday’s Democratic presidential debate, Beto O’Rourke made it abundan...
03:56, 09/13/2019

Northern Irish 'no-deal' Brexit challenge dismissed in court Belfast's High Court dismissed on Thursday a case arguing that a British exit from the European Union without a withdrawal agreement would contravene Northern Ireland's 1998 peace accord, saying the i...
03:56, 09/13/2019

Trump says he does not believe Israelis are spying on the U.S. U.S. President Donald Trump said on Thursday he does not believe Israel is spying on the United States after a published report said Israel was most likely behind cellphone surveillance devices found ...
03:56, 09/13/2019

Darvish, 2 Cubs relievers fan 19 Padres in 4-1 win Yu Darvish struck out 14 Padres over six shutout innings Thursday afternoon as the Chicago Cubs earned a 4-1 victory in San Diego to remain tied with the Milwaukee Brewers for the second National Leag...
04:28, 09/13/2019

Cardinals rout Rockies behind early homer spree St. Louis' Dexter Fowler and Kolten Wong started the game with consecutive home runs, and the Cardinals also got leadoff homers in the second, third and fourth innings en route to a 10-3 victory over ...
04:28, 09/13/2019

Pirates finish off series win in San Francisco The Pittsburgh Pirates used triples from Cole Tucker and starting pitcher Joe Musgrove to build a lead, then got a home run from Jacob Stallings as insurance in a 4-2 win over the host San Francisco G...
04:28, 09/13/2019

Korda sisters paired on opening morning at Solheim Cup Americans Jessica and Nelly Korda will become the first sisters paired at a Solheim Cup when they team up in foursomes on the opening day against Europe at Gleneagles on Friday....
04:28, 09/13/2019

Trump Administration Turns Over Official's Name Amid Dispute Over Saudi Role in 9/11 Attacks The Trump administration turned over a key piece of new information to lawyers for 9/11 victims’ families, a move that could cast light on long-disputed reports of Saudi government involvement in the ...
04:56, 09/13/2019

Major Setback: NASA Has Cancelled Plans To Go To Mars Because They Can't Find Anything Cute To Wear For years now, NASA has been working tirelessly towards its goal of sending a crewed shuttle to Mars, but now it looks like that mission might never get off the ground: NASA has abandoned its plans to...
04:56, 09/13/2019

Al Roker says Matt Lauer is 'focused' on his kids, wishes Megyn Kelly 'all the best' Al Roker addresses his former NBC colleagues, Matt Lauer and Megyn Kelly, in a new interview with USA TODAY.        ...
04:56, 09/13/2019

Duchess Meghan launches her fashion capsule collection for charity in London In her first official public engagement since giving birth, Duchess Meghan launched her Smart Works capsule collection in London on Thursday.        ...
04:56, 09/13/2019

'Turn up we free!!!': Mike 'The Situation' Sorrentino of MTV's 'Jersey Shore' released from prison Mike Sorrentino has been released from prison and is heading back home. "Turn up we free!!" the former MTV "Jersey Shore" star tweeted Thursday.        ...
04:56, 09/13/2019

Kacey Musgraves says acid trips gave her a deeper appreciation for life Kacey Musgraves told Marie Claire that psychedelic drugs brought her closer to the planet and gave her a deeper appreciation for life.        ...
04:56, 09/13/2019

Cubed wombat poop, why your left nut runs hot, among Ig Nobel winners Enlarge / A "Moment of Science" in the 2017 Ig Nobel ceremony: Daniel Davis faces a Tesla coil. (credit: Mike Binveniste/Improbable Research) Over the years, curious intrepid scientists have gleaned...
04:56, 09/13/2019

Aliens of extraordinary abilities It’s a situation I’m all too familiar with from my years working in the London start-up scene. It is a dog-eat-dog environment where it came to attracting, poaching, and holding on to tale...
05:28, 09/13/2019

A sweeping, epic finale displays DuckTales at its best despite a rocky second half to the season The last couple of episodes to DuckTales’ second season had me very worried for this finale, because they were too cluttered, too broad, and too awkwardly structured to get to their point–if they had ...
05:28, 09/13/2019

The Modern Love trailer may inspire some tears, so plan accordingly Amazon just dropped the official trailer for its new anthology show Modern Love. Based on eight true stories from The New York Times’ “Modern Love” column, the series features Tina Fey and John Slatte...
05:28, 09/13/2019

R.E.M. shares unreleased track to raise money for Hurricane Dorian victims As reported by Stereogum, R.E.M. has put a previously unreleased track called “Fascinating” up for sale on Bandcamp, with all of the proceeds going to benefit the Mercy Corps’ Hurricane Dorian relief ...
05:28, 09/13/2019

Nick Jonas and Roland Emmerich go to war in the new trailer for Midway One of the best things about World War II movies is that the stories from the war will always be relevant enough to keep retelling, and there will always be new generations of hot, young Hollywood act...
05:28, 09/13/2019

Facebook Expands the Reach of a Tool That Exposes Users to More Local News (SAN FRANCISCO) — Facebook is trying to coax “news deserts” into bloom with the second major expansion of a tool that exposes people to more local news and information. But the socia...
05:28, 09/13/2019

Behavior modification program can improve incontinence (Reuters Health) – Women with urinary or bowel incontinence who participate in behavior modification programs may experience less severe symptoms and a better quality of life than their counterparts w...
05:28, 09/13/2019

IMF Explains Why India's Economic Growth Is "Much Weaker Than Expected" International Monetary Fund or IMF on Thursday said that India's economic growth is "much weaker" than expected due to corporate and environmental regulatory uncertainty and "lingering weakness" in......
05:28, 09/13/2019

Radio Lunk Dan Sileo Loses Three Gigs Within A Year When last we left Dan Sileo, the radio host who has a tough time not being racist, he was the main attraction on 97.3 The Fan, the San Diego sports radio station that had to quickly rebrand after its ...
05:28, 09/13/2019

Least Loyal Coach In Recent Memory Demands Total Loyalty From His Recruits Manny Diaz, who was very briefly the Temple Owls’ head coach before he abandoned his contract without coaching a single game because he found a more appealing job with the Miami Hurricanes, would be b...
05:28, 09/13/2019

Is the Mets’ Wild Season Careening Into the Playoffs? It would have been hard to imagine a month ago, but the Mets are squarely in the race for a wild-card spot — and with an apparent camaraderie that other teams might envy....
05:56, 09/13/2019

Here’s What Protesters Were Shouting at Joe Biden During the Third Democratic Debate During the third Democratic presidential primary debate, protestors interrupted former Vice President Joe Biden as he was about to answer a question about how a significant setback shaped him. To view...
05:56, 09/13/2019

Beto O’Rourke’s Bold Statement on Gun Control: ‘Hell Yes’ He Wants to Take Your AR-15 Beto O’Rourke took a strong stand against assault weapons during the third Democratic debate on Thursday night—following a series of mass shootings, including one in his hometown of El Pas...
05:56, 09/13/2019

President Trump Made a Live Speech During the Democratic Debate. The Networks Didn’t Bite President Donald Trump made a speech to House Republicans in Baltimore at the same time as the third Democratic debate. But viewers watching cable at home didn’t see that. While ABC ran the Demo...
05:56, 09/13/2019

Democratic Debate Highlights: Joe Biden, Elizabeth Warren and More Faced Off in Houston During the third Democratic presidential debate, the 10 candidates on stage didn’t take long on Thursday night to clash on a major 2020 issue: health-care policy. Minutes into the debate, presen...
05:56, 09/13/2019

Slack launches Dark Mode and data residency The popular workplace chat and collaboration software Slack is bringing a dark mode to its desktop version and the company also announced that it will bring data residency to the service later this ye...
06:14, 09/13/2019

Julián Castro and Jorge Ramos Team Up to Destroy Joe Biden on Immigration Julián Castro has next-to-no chance of winning the 2020 Democratic primary, but he’s making good use of his time in the limelight. Tonight alone, Castro has skewered frontrunner Joe Biden for his inco...
06:14, 09/13/2019

I'm Shocked (Shocked!) That Jerry Falwell Jr. Would Send Emails Like This Turns out horndog Jerry Falwell Jr. has multiple facets to how much of a jackass he is. On Monday, we were alerted to how much Falwell insists on talking about his sex life at work, making his coworke...
06:14, 09/13/2019

Harvard reviewing millions of dollars in donations Jeffrey Epstein gave to the Ivy League school Bacow said the review is ongoing, and that it has already found that Epstein made several gifts to the school before the financier pleaded guilty to a sex crime in 2008....
06:14, 09/13/2019

Tim Tebow, BALCO chemist on witness list in banned drug case The trainer for Tim Tebow and James Harrison has denied allegations of giving or injecting other athletes with banned performance-enhancing drugs.       ...
06:42, 09/13/2019

Antonio Brown admonishes haters in live video from Tom Brady's fitness center Facing allegations of sexual assault and rape in a civil lawsuit, Antonio Brown couldn't help but go live on Instagram to talk about the haters.       ...
06:42, 09/13/2019

AP Source: Pistons reach deal with Joe Johnson A person with knowledge of the agreement says the Detroit Pistons have reached a deal with 38-year-old swingman Joe Johnson; the person spoke on condition of anonymity because the deal had not been an...
06:42, 09/13/2019

Nation agrees ‘mental health’ is the top gun issue President Trump’s focus on mental health as he considers ways to curb gun violence is backed by most Americans and the issue has even prompted a California Democrat to call for a suicide warning label...
06:42, 09/13/2019

Shalt thou eat an Impossible Burger? Religious doctrine scrambles to catch up to new food technology. Leviticus 11 contains a zoo’s worth of animals. The hyrax and the monitor lizard. The katydid is there, as is the gecko. And it ends: “You must distinguish between the unclean and the clean, between l...
06:43, 09/13/2019

Group Nine Media owner acquires $50 million, preps for digital spree Ben Lerer, the CEO of Thrillist owner Group Nine Media, just got $50 million to play with — and he’s planning to use at least some of that money to hunt for digital bargains. The digital media company...
07:28, 09/13/2019

The Apple Watch's secret weapon is its new price Almost exactly five years ago, Apple unveiled the watch, marking its first new hardware product after Steve Jobs' death. People were quick to call it a flop....
07:28, 09/13/2019

Ranked: The best horror movies this year (including Stephen King's sequel 'It 2') Plenty of cool horror films have hit screens this year, including the new Stephen King sequel 'It: Chapter Two.' Here are 2019's best so far, ranked.       ...
07:29, 09/13/2019

Hard Truths, Photography and Why We Should ‘Never Look Away’ An exhibit of award-winning New York Times photography is in Australia for the first time. The images present us with an opportunity — if only we’ll engage....
07:56, 09/13/2019

TPG put key investor 'over a barrel' The ACCC continues to paint the picture that TPG's network rollout plans were ad hoc management decisions conjured from the mind of its reclusive CEO David Teoh....
07:56, 09/13/2019

Conviction upheld for trader who bragged scam was like ‘f–king Christmas’ Christmas just got cancelled for Mark Johnson. A New York appeals court on Thursday upheld a conviction against the ex-HSBC currency trader, who was found guilty in 2017 of masterminding a $3.5 billio...
07:56, 09/13/2019

FBI investigating potential $35M payroll fraud in upstate New York The FBI is investigating the sudden shutdown of an upstate payroll processing company that left countless workers across the country with negative bank balances amid the disappearance of up to $35 mil...
07:56, 09/13/2019

Teen charged in crash that killed Tennessee officer had marijuana in her system: reports A Tennessee teenager charged in the death of a Nashville police officer after she crashed into his patrol vehicle allegedly had traces of marijuana in her system at the time, according to local report...
07:57, 09/13/2019

Maryland authorities arrest three more suspects in deadly stabbing tied to MS-13 Authorities in Baltimore County, Md. said Thursday that three more people have been arrested in connection with a fatal July stabbing linked to the MS-13 street gang....
07:57, 09/13/2019

Suspect in shooting at Texas Walmart indicted on capital murder charge A Texas man accused of gunning down more than 20 people at a busy Walmart in El Paso last month was indicted Thursday for capital murder, prosecutors announced....
07:57, 09/13/2019

Founder of 3D gun company gets seven years' probation for sex with minor The Texas man behind a company that sells plans for making 3D-printed guns was sentenced Thursday to seven years probation for having sex with an underage girl....
07:57, 09/13/2019

California dive boat crew did not have required watchkeeper when fire broke out, report finds All six crew members on a scuba diving boat were asleep when it caught fire off the coast of California last week, killing 34 people, federal investigators announced Thursday....
07:57, 09/13/2019

Feral hogs headed for US from Canada; wildlife officials warn of widespread damage An underreported threat along America's northern border has U.S. officials and local residents warning of widespread damage due to the reckless invaders: Feral hogs from Canada....
07:57, 09/13/2019

Florida inmate with ‘history of violent behavior’ captured after escaping state hospital: police A tattoo-covered Florida inmate “with a history of violent behavior” was recaptured Wednesday, more than 12 hours after he climbed a fence and escaped from a state hospital where he was being treated,...
07:57, 09/13/2019

Asteroid that killed the dinosaurs was as strong as 10 billion atomic bombs, study says When a colossal space rock came crashing down 66 million years ago onto what is now the Yucatan Penninsula in Mexico, it triggered widespread changes on Earth and abruptly ended the reign of the dinos...
08:14, 09/13/2019

Joe Biden interrupted by ‘Dreamers’ at the end of Democratic debate HOUSTON — Former Vice President Joe Biden was interrupted by a group of DREAMERS at the end of Thursday night’s Democratic debate. Biden was being asked by moderator George Stephanopoulos to tal...
08:14, 09/13/2019

The Trump Administration’s Latest Experiment on the Border: Tent Courts Makeshift immigration courts are opening in tents along the southwestern border, part of the administration’s plan to control the surge of migrant families....
08:42, 09/13/2019

Centre Removes 312 Sikh Foreign Nationals From Blacklist, Only 2 Remain The government has removed from its blacklist names of 312 Sikh foreign nationals involved in anti-India activities and only two persons figure in the list now, Home Ministry officials said today....
08:42, 09/13/2019

Congress's Agitation Against Centre's Economic Policies From October 15 The Congress on Thursday announced it will hold massive agitations across the country from October 15 to October 25 against the government's policies that have allegedly led to an "economic slowdown"....
08:42, 09/13/2019

Video Shows UP Cops Thrashing Young Man As His Terrified Nephew Looks On A young man in eastern Uttar Pradesh's Siddharth Nagar district, near the border with Nepal, was beaten, dragged on the road and slapped by two policemen on Thursday, the visuals of which were capture...
08:42, 09/13/2019

Democrat subpoenas U.S. special envoy for Afghanistan to appear before panel The chairman of a top House committee on Thursday subpoenaed the U.S. special envoy for Afghanistan to testify before lawmakers next week after the State Department repeatedly failed to make the diplo...
09:00, 09/13/2019

Ted Cruz warns Texas will be 'hotly contested' in 2020 Sen. Ted Cruz is sounding the alarm on Texas. During a Christian Science Monitor breakfast on Thursday, Cruz warned that Texas will be “hotly contested” in 2020. He said that while he had confidence...
09:00, 09/13/2019

Newfound Comet Likely An "Interstellar" Visitor, Say Scientists A newly discovered comet hurtling toward the orbit of Mars has scientists scurrying to confirm whether it came from outside the solar system, a likely prospect that would make it the second such......
09:00, 09/13/2019

"It Was In Front Of Us": Plane Crashes On US Highway, Hits Vehicle A small plane crashed after takeoff and struck a car Thursday morning in Prince George's County, Maryland, hitting the vehicle on U.S. 50 and injuring two people inside, authorities said....
09:00, 09/13/2019

Red Sox beat Blue Jays 7-4 to end 5-game skid Mookie Betts had three hits and scored twice as the Boston Red Sox ended a five-game losing skid with a 7-4 victory over the Toronto Blue Jays on Thursday at Rogers Centre....
09:28, 09/13/2019

Deja vu for Toronto Maple Leafs as training camp begins without Mitch Marner Last season’s leading goal scorer and restricted free agent Mitch Marner was not present as he remains in a contract dispute with management. General Manager Kyle Dubas gave no indication whether the ...
09:28, 09/13/2019

Toronto film festival 2019: ‘Bikram: Yogi, Guru, Predator’ movie review Looks like Bikram yoga may not be hot for much longer. Bikram Choudhury, the famous founder of the sweat-soaked practice, has come under fire in the U.S. for sex abuse allegations over the past few ye...
09:29, 09/13/2019

Interminable Mike Pereira Rules Monologue Interrupted Several Times By Ghastly Football The NFL’s got to clean this crap up. The Thursday night game between the Panthers and Buccaneers was already a hellish, dismal slog, featuring punchless, amateurish offense run by a pair of deeply dis...
09:30, 09/13/2019

Democratic front-runners divided over healthcare The leading candidates for the Democratic presidential nomination have clashed in their first appearance together in the race to take on Donald Trump next year....
09:30, 09/13/2019

My AR-15 is 'ready for you', Texas lawmaker tells Beto O'Rourke Twitter takes down Republican Briscoe Cain’s tweet within hours because it violates rules on ‘threats of violence’A Republican state lawmaker from Texas has caused outcry for tweeting “My AR is ready ...
09:56, 09/13/2019

Vaping deaths in the US: what do you need to know? Despite six confirmed deaths connected to vaping in the US there is no consensus on risksIs it true that e-cigarettes have caused deaths in the United States?There have been six confirmed deaths conne...
09:56, 09/13/2019

Danish project aims to plant 1m trees across nation in TV fundraiser Telethon asking viewers to give £2.4m for forests project to help tackle climate crisisPeople in Denmark will be able to “plant trees” from the comfort of their sofa in what is believed to be the worl...
09:56, 09/13/2019

Two protesters arrested over Heathrow drone threat Flights operate as normal after climate activists ‘blocked by signal-jamming technology’Two people have been arrested as protesters attempted to fly drones near Heathrow to highlight the role air trav...
09:56, 09/13/2019

A Life in a Sea of Red: the rise of China – in pictures The Pulitzer prize-winning photojournalist Liu Heung Shing’s images record China’s rise from self-imposed ruin to today’s superpower. His new book presents scenes of hope, hardship and change under Co...
09:56, 09/13/2019

Pat Shurmur’s Josh Allen comment catches Bills’ attention Intentionally or not, Giants coach Pat Shurmur provided some digital bulletin-board material for the Bills this week with his quotes about Buffalo quarterback Josh Allen. A tweet by the NFL Network’s ...
09:56, 09/13/2019

Red Zone host’s day doesn’t stop — even for the bathroom Andrew Siciliano, NFL Network anchor and host of DirecTV’s NFL Sunday Ticket Red Zone, takes The Post’s Justin Terranova through his average NFL Sunday. Q: How do you start your football Sundays? A: I...
09:56, 09/13/2019

Medical reasons why Sam Darnold will be out for a long time Don’t expect to see Sam Darnold for a while. That is the opinion of Dr. David Chao, the former Chargers team physician who operates the website profootballdoc.com, after the Jets quarterback was diagn...
09:56, 09/13/2019

Nick Foles has a long wait before taking over Jaguars again Nick Foles waited patiently for his chance, and now he’ll have to wait some more. The newly minted Jaguars quarterback left the Week 1 matchup against the Chiefs with a broken collarbone, and wa...
09:56, 09/13/2019

How will West Ham line up against Aston Villa? Manuel Lanzini set to start despite 10,000-mile round trip West Ham playing in the Monday night game gives Manuel Lanzini an extra few days to recover after returning from Argentina duty which will be a welcome boost for the Hammers....
10:28, 09/13/2019

The 100 best albums of the 21st century We polled 45 music writers to rank the definitive LPs of the 21st century so far. Read our countdown of passionate pop, electrifying rock and anthemic rap – and see if you agreeRead more about our No ...
10:56, 09/13/2019

Recalled Judge Who Gave Stanford U Sex Offender Slap on the Wrist Fired as Girls Tennis Coach The California judge who got ousted from the bench in a recall after he handed out a light sentence to a Stanford University student convicted of sexual assault is now out of yet another job, that of ...
10:56, 09/13/2019

'Are you forgetting?': Rival Julian Castro puts the focus on Joe Biden's age in debate Joe Biden's age was thrust into the spotlight at a stormy Democratic Party presidential primary debate as a rival repeatedly raised questions about the frontrunner's memory....
10:56, 09/13/2019

Watch: Make Super-Soft Atta (Wheat Dough) In Just One Minute With This Genius Tip There are times when the dough can go miserably wrong (read: runny or too dry). But what if we tell you there is a way that could help you knead a super-soft dough in just a minute?!...
11:14, 09/13/2019

UK maritime sector commits to 2050 climate target Members of the UK's maritime sector, including cruise lines and trade bodies, have sent a letter to the government to ask it to invest in a sustainable "blue economy" so they can match its 2050 carbon...
11:14, 09/13/2019

Hoosiers looking for finishing touch against No. 6 Buckeyes The Indiana Hoosiers feel like they're watching movie sequels each time they see tape of their most recent games against Ohio State       ...
11:14, 09/13/2019

DUSU Election Results Live Update: ABVP Leading In All Seats DUSU election result: 16 candidates are in the fray for the four DUSU posts --president, vice president, secretary and joint secretary-- which form the central panel and are elected for one year....
11:42, 09/13/2019

| Kaizer Chiefs duo agree new contracts Kaizer Chiefs have confirmed that Mulomowandau Mathoho and Dumisani Zuma have agreed new deals that keep them tied to the Premiership club until 2023....
11:42, 09/13/2019

Microsoft tries to fix Windows 10, ends up breaking the Start menu Oh dear, it seems Microsoft has once again released a dodgy patch for Windows 10, with a recent fix – which was supposed to address the issue of Cortana and the search box causing spikes in CPU...
12:00, 09/13/2019

TechRadar 2019 mobile device survey - it's time to have your say The last year has been full of exciting developments in the mobile phone market. It's now harder than ever to decide on the device most of us can't live without, and that's why TechRada...
12:00, 09/13/2019

Spotify pakt misbruik familiebundel aan Spotify is in veel huishoudens inmiddels gemeengoed geworden. Dat is ook niet zo gek, aangezien de familie-abonnementen bijzonder voordelig zijn, zeker wanneer je het vergelijkt met een los abonnement...
12:00, 09/13/2019

One Step Closer to ‘Beam Me Up’? Teleportation is Possible…At Least at the Quantum Level Have you ever seen Star Trek? If so, you must be familiar with characters being ‘beamed’ from one spacecraft to another, or to a planet. While Star Trek is fictional, there are some concepts presented...
12:00, 09/13/2019

Jim Mattis on Osama bin Laden, how ancient history guides his modern strategy, and his pithy aphorisms Legendary military commander retired Marine Corps Gen. Jim Mattis is on a whirlwind publicity tour promoting his book Call Sign Chaos: Learning to Lead, which he co-authored with Bing West. Washington...
12:28, 09/13/2019

U.S.-China rift gets a relationship status The Trump administration’s trade policy with China has gradually come to be associated with the phrase “decoupling.” The emergence of the phrase, which is generally used to mean a simple pullback in t...
12:28, 09/13/2019

Maruti Suzuki-Toyota Plan To Set-up Scrappage Plant In India: Report The Maruti Suzuki-Toyota partnership was confirmed in 2017, which would see the carmakers access either party's pool of vehicles that would be rebadged and sold under their respective brands. It now.....
12:28, 09/13/2019

Hustlers Proves Jennifer Lopez Has Been This Great All Along We spend a great deal of energy praising the actresses we think of as great—the Meryl Streeps, the Cate Blanchetts, the Julianne Moores. But we don’t always know what to do with the charmi...
12:29, 09/13/2019

Jersey Shore Star ‘The Situation’ Released From Federal Prison (NEWARK, N.J.) — “Jersey Shore” cast member Mike “The Situation” Sorrentino is now a free man. The 37-year-old reality television star’s publicist says he was relea...
12:29, 09/13/2019

Democrats back on campaign trail after third presidential debate The Democratic presidential contenders head back to the campaign trail on Friday after a debate that reinforced former Vice President Joe Biden's front-runner status and left his rivals searching for ...
12:29, 09/13/2019

JioFiber Plans Priced At Rs 699-8,499/Month. Compare Features, Speed Here JioFiber plan price, internet speed and other features: In six JioFiber plans priced from Rs 699 to Rs 8,499, Reliance Jio Infocomm offers internet speeds to the tune of 100 Mbps-1 Gbps. The monthly.....
12:56, 09/13/2019

'Lovers of Modena' skeletons were both men The famed "Lovers of Modena," skeletons discovered hand-in-hand, have been revealed to be two men after an analysis of the remains. The pair could have been fellow soldiers, siblings or cousins, said ...
12:56, 09/13/2019

With glue and fake blood, climate protesters target London Fashion Week Climate activists glued themselves to a door and poured a "bleeding" red carpet at the opening of London Fashion Week on Friday, seeking to draw attention to the apparel industry’s impact on the envir...
12:56, 09/13/2019

New Delhi to slash use of cars in November to cut pollution: chief minister India's capital New Delhi will enforce strict restrictions on use of private cars from Nov. 4-15 to curb pollution, its chief minister said on Friday, in an effort to help improve air quality that ten...
12:56, 09/13/2019

Alaska seal die-off spurs government investigation U.S. government biologists are investigating the deaths of nearly 300 Arctic ice seals found on Alaska beaches since last summer, federal officials said on Thursday....
12:56, 09/13/2019

Argentina vs France live stream: how to watch Basketball World Cup 2019 semi-final online from anywhere France created the 2019 Basketball World Cup's biggest talking point so far earlier in the week by pulling off a shock 89-79 win over a USA side that had been in the hunt for a third consecutive ...
13:28, 09/13/2019

From a Skittles mani to monotone hair: this week’s fashion trends What’s hot and what’s not in fashion this weekParty prosthetics“Queen of Halloween” Heidi Klum is going one up on Fiona from Shrek this year – prepping with a full-body scan. Facepaint suddenly feels ...
13:28, 09/13/2019

The Women of Washington paddling team are preparing for the race of a lifetime (KING) The members of the Pacific Northwest canoe team “Wahine o Wakinekona” or “Women of Washington” are preparing for a race described as the world championship of canoe padd...
13:28, 09/13/2019

Indonesia to raise cigarette prices by more than a third at start of 2020 Indonesia will raise the minimum price of cigarettes by more than a third from January next year, a finance ministry spokesman said on Friday, as part of the government's efforts to reduce smoking rat...
13:29, 09/13/2019

Thais allowed six cannabis plants per household under draft law A party in Thailand's ruling coalition has proposed a draft law that would allow Thais to grow a limited amount of cannabis at home, less than a year after the country legalised the drug for medicinal...
13:29, 09/13/2019

London Stock Exchange rejects Hong Kong takeover bid London Stock Exchange has rejected Hong Kong Exchange's $39 billion takeover offer, opting to stick with its planned purchase of data and analytics group Refinitiv....
13:57, 09/13/2019

It's now a 'very appropriate' moment for Germany to consider spending more, EU policymaker says The German government should now look to ease its rules on fiscal spending in an effort to bolster its flagging economy, Valdis Dombrovskis, a vice-president of the European Commission, told CNBC Frid...
13:57, 09/13/2019

China's new digital currency could encourage worldwide use of the yuan, says CEO China's plans for a digital currency could serve as a "foundation" for the yuan's internationalization, allowing it to be distributed across the globe, says Circle's Jeremy Allaire....
13:57, 09/13/2019

Morrisons expands super-fast Amazon delivery deal Supermarket to roll out grocery deliveries within one hour across more UK citiesMorrisons has expanded its partnership with Amazon for ultra-fast same-day grocery deliveries to more cities across the ...
13:57, 09/13/2019

Watch: Cam Newton struggles in Panthers loss to Buccaneers Carolina Panthers quarterback Cam Newton completed fewer than half of his passes and failed to throw a touchdown in a loss to the Tampa Bay Buccaneers Thursday night....
14:28, 09/13/2019

Global renewable energy initiative aims to bring a billion people in from the dark Worldwide commission aims to end energy poverty in sub-Saharan Africa and south Asia by driving investment in new technology Electricity could be delivered to more than a billion people currently livi...
14:28, 09/13/2019

Two-thirds of top US execs say Trump will be reelected in 2020, business survey reveals More than two-thirds of chief financial officers at big U.S. corporations think Donald Trump will be reelected President of the United States in 2020. One reason: A similar percentage of CFOs do not t...
14:56, 09/13/2019

This Year, Mathura's Famous 'Chappan Bhog' Dedicated To ISRO Mathura's famous ''Chhappan Bhog'' this year was dedicated to the ISRO and its future endeavours to explore the moon, an officer-bearer of the organising committee said on Friday....
14:56, 09/13/2019

Transgender Choir Sings For Acceptance In China The members of the Trans Chorus aren't professional singers and come from across China -- but they share similar stories of their struggle with identities in a country where being transgender is still...
14:56, 09/13/2019

Two Goats 'Arrested' In Telangana For Grazing On Saplings Can animals also commit crimes? The answer of Telangana Police appears to be in the affirmative as they "arrested" two goats for grazing on saplings planted by a NGO....
14:56, 09/13/2019

Dominican Republic minister slams media for aggressive coverage of tourist deaths The head of tourism in the Dominican Republic took aim at the media for the “bombardment” of coverage of the disturbing spate of American deaths there this year. Speaking at an event in Ne...
14:56, 09/13/2019

"Will Never Be Great": After Harmison, Another Englishman Lays Into Smith Steve Smith, irrespective of his phenomenal form in the Ashes series, is still being castigated by some for his role in the ball-tampering scandal in South Africa....
14:56, 09/13/2019

This Yankees’ pitching playoff audition couldn’t have gone better DETROIT — CC Sabathia looked like his old self for three innings and Domingo German was as good as ever in his new role during a 6-4 win in the second game. We’ll see if that’s enough to help the Yank...
14:56, 09/13/2019

Trevor Siemian just looking to do his job after Darnold shocker When you’ve already replaced a legend like Peyton Manning, stepping in for Sam Darnold doesn’t sound so daunting, which is perhaps why Trevor Siemian seemed so chill about making his first start in tw...
14:56, 09/13/2019

Houston oil artery reopens after police remove final Greenpeace protesters The Houston Ship Channel on Friday reopened for vessel traffic, the U.S. Coast Guard said, after the last of 11 protesters who had disrupted traffic by dangling on ropes above the key energy-export wa...
15:28, 09/13/2019

Women 'better than men at disguising autism symptoms' GPs would miss fewer diagnoses if ‘camouflaging’ was better understood, say researchersWomen may not be diagnosed with autism as frequently as men because they are better at hiding the common signs of...
15:28, 09/13/2019

Sale on the cards for owners of Clintons chain The owners of Clintons, Britain's second-biggest standalone greeting cards chain, are exploring a sale of the business seven years after it collapsed into administration....
15:28, 09/13/2019

Beatles fans can finally enter Strawberry Fields for the first time Since The Beatles wrote "Strawberry Fields Forever" in 1967, fans have peered through red metal gates at the former Salvation Army children's home in Liverpool that inspired the song....
15:56, 09/13/2019

|Draftlawproposedtogivestateashareinpetroleum The Department of Mineral Resources and Energy is considering legislation that will give government a 20% free carry share in upstream petroleum, Parliament heard on Friday....
16:28, 09/13/2019

|CompetitionCommissionbacksFootgear'splantobuyEdgarsfootwearbrands The Competition Commission has given the nod to Footgear's proposed purchase of Edcon's Edgars Active and High Key chain stores, saying it recommends the Competition Tribunal should approve the deal w...
16:28, 09/13/2019

|Mini-budgetcan'tbebusinessasusualifSAwantstododgedowngrade-economist The upcoming Medium-Term Budget Policy Statement in October will be a critical indicator of how government is planning to deal with prevailing challenges resulting in low growth and crippling SA's eco...
16:28, 09/13/2019

Trump Solves the Mystery Behind His Peculiar Orange Hue: 'The Light's No Good. I Always Look Orange' For years, we’ve struggled to comprehend the science behind Donald Trump’s bizarre orange hue; how his epidermis acts as camouflage inside of a bag of Flaming Hot Cheetos or how he’s often mistaken fo...
16:28, 09/13/2019

Sam Smith 'wants to be called they instead of he' Singer Sam Smith reportedly wants his friends and family to refer to him as "they" rather than "he", six months after revealing he does not identify as male or female....
16:28, 09/13/2019

Felicity Huffman to be sentenced in college admissions bribery scandal case Actor is first parent to be sentenced among 34 charged in US scheme involving wealthy parents and elite universitiesFelicity Huffman returns to court in Boston on Friday afternoon to be sentenced for ...
16:28, 09/13/2019