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Special Olympics South Africa will once again be hosting the Polar Plunge, this time with a target of 100 committed celebrities taking the plunge., including Ki...

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Boeing Plane Deliveries Tumble So Far in 2019 Boeing said it delivered 38% fewer planes in the first seven months of 2019 than a year ago—falling further behind rival Airbus—as the impact of grou...
02:00 2019-08-14

PG&E Makes Final Push to Stay in Charge of Chapter 11 Faced with losing control of a multibillion-dollar bankruptcy process, PG&E Corp. promised to swiftly file a chapter 11 exit plan with financial back...
02:00 2019-08-14

Austria: ex-vice chancellor's home raided in corruption probe Heinz-Christian Strache has had his home searched. Authorities are investigating whether company appointments have been made in return for promises o...
02:00 2019-08-14

Opinion: Chinese military intervention in Hong Kong would be costly Protesters in Hong Kong seem undeterred by China's thinly veiled threat of sending in the armed forces. But Beijing would pay a steep price if it wer...
02:00 2019-08-14

Woodstock: A legend despite chaos After 50 years, the legendary festival is still considered a milestone of the 1960s peace movement. But it wasn't all flowers and love. DW looks at s...
02:00 2019-08-14

Google devises conversational AI that works better for people with ALS and accents Google AI researchers today shared details about Project Euphonia, a speech-to-text transcription service for people with speaking impairments.Read M...
02:00 2019-08-14

Brick & Mortar Ventures launches $97 million construction tech venture fund Construction technology is a big thing, which is why Brick & Mortar Ventures has raised a $97 million fund to invest in building innovations.Read Mor...
02:00 2019-08-14

Nvidia trains world’s largest Transformer-based language model Nvidia said it has trained the world's largest Transformer-based models and achieved the fastest training and inference for Google's popular BERT mod...
02:00 2019-08-14

Phishing is the top security threat for businesses A security service developed by the telecommunications firm Telefónica, in collaboration with McAfee and Allot, has revealed that the majority o...
02:00 2019-08-14

Tyson Fury vs Otto Wallin fight confirmed for Las Vegas on September 14 Tyson Fury is ready to "put on a show" against Otto Wallin at Las Vegas' T-Mobile Arena on September 14 in order to try and secure a rematch against ...
02:28 2019-08-14

Lower fees, snazzy branches: Hong Kong banks gird for online-only onslaught Hong Kong's biggest banks are set to cut fees, boost digital services and jazz up branches with features such as touch-screen display panels to meet ...
02:28 2019-08-14

Tech leads Wall Street higher as tariff delay sparks rally U.S. stocks closed higher on Tuesday after an announced delay of planned tariffs on some Chinese imports brought buyers back to the equities market i...
02:28 2019-08-14

CBS, Viacom agree to merge in all-stock deal CBS Corp and Viacom Inc agreed to merge on Tuesday, creating a company with more than $28 billion in revenue, as an increasingly competitive media ...
02:28 2019-08-14

Past-due student loans, credit card debt could weigh on U.S. growth More people in the United States appear to be struggling to keep up with their credit card and student loan debt, which could put pressure on one of ...
02:28 2019-08-14

Bajaj Pulsar 125 Neon Launched In India; Priced At Rs. 64,000 The Bajaj Pulsar 125 Neon is the entry-level model in the Bajaj Pulsar family, and will offer an affordable Pulsar with prices expected to go up for ...
02:28 2019-08-14

Bullock accuses Steyer of buying his way onto the 2020 debate stage Montana Gov. Steve Bullock is accusing billionaire environmental and progressive advocate Tom Steyer -- a rival for the Democratic presidential nomin...
02:28 2019-08-14

Cleveland Browns' Chad Thomas suffers neck injury in scary moment at practice Cleveland Browns defensive end Chad Thomas was immobilized on the field and taken away by an ambulance after suffering a neck injury during practice ...
02:56 2019-08-14

Maharashtra Discusses Climate Change In Disaster Preparedness Review Maharashtra is one of the first states in the country to keep climate change at the centre of its deliberations to come up with disaster relief and r...
02:56 2019-08-14

After Leaving Earth's Orbit, Chandrayaan-2 Journey To Moon To Start Today India's Chandrayaan-2 satellite is set to move towards the moon after leaving the earth''s orbit, with the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) ...
02:56 2019-08-14

Devendra Fadnavis To Seek Rs 6,813 Crore In Flood Relief From Centre With rescue operations over in flood-hit Kolhapur and Sangli, Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis on Tuesday said his government will seek a...
02:56 2019-08-14

Parliament Gets New Lighting System To Shine Bright Every Night The parliament on Tuesday evening lit up with a dynamic range of themes after a new lighting system was installed on its facade ahead of the 73rd Ind...
02:56 2019-08-14

"How Does CBI Do A Good Job In Apolitical Cases?": Chief Justice Gogoi Chief Justice of India Ranjan Gogoi today said the country's premier investigating agency-- the Central Bureau of Investigation -- should get "statut...
02:56 2019-08-14

Mamata Banerjee Versus IT Department On Durga Puja Tax West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee today hit out at the Income Tax department over its denial on levying taxes on the state's Durga Puja comm...
02:56 2019-08-14

The USA's most endangered animals The Trump administration announced a major overhaul Monday to the Endangered Species Act that it said would reduce regulations.    &#...
02:56 2019-08-14

Site of tragic Erie day care fire was short on smoke detectors, fire chief says There was one detector in the attic of the Harris Family Daycare, but it's not clear if there were any others in the building, the fire chief sa...
02:56 2019-08-14

FDNY lieutenant, 54, dies of heart attack after 24-hour shift, officials say A 54-year-old lieutenant with the New York City Fire Department died of a heart attack early Saturday after completing a 24-hour shift that included ...
02:56 2019-08-14

Jeffrey Epstein 'special observation' watch protocols went unheeded in hours before death: reports Accused sex trafficker Jeffrey Epstein was reportedly on "special observation watch" at the time of his apparent suicide Saturday morning, but the st...
02:56 2019-08-14

Off-duty NYPD officer dies of self-inflicted gunshot, becomes 8th city cop to die by suicide this year An off-duty New York City police officer was found dead Tuesday morning of a self-inflicted gunshot wound, becoming the eighth city cop to die by sui...
02:56 2019-08-14

Opinion: Phillies go old school by bringing back 75-year-old Charlie Manuel to rescue season The Phillies, who have slipped in the standings, have turned to former manager and 75-year-old Charlie Manuel in hopes of reviving the offense. ...
03:14 2019-08-14

NFL partners with Jay-Z company Roc Nation to advise on music, social activism The NFL and Roc Nation, the entertainment company founded by rapper and businessman Jay-Z, have partnered to collaborate on social activism and music...
03:14 2019-08-14

Russia recommends villagers leave area after accident: Ifax Russian authorities have recommended residents of Nyonoksa leave their village while work is carried out nearby following a rocket engine accident th...
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Officials: Radiation from Russia explosion '4-16 times' natural levels Russian officials said Tuesday radiation levels at a military test site involved in an explosion last week were four to 16 times above natural backgr...
03:14 2019-08-14

Health officials say Ebola cure near with 2 new Congo treatments Medical officials believe they're so close to a cure for Ebola that they've stopped a drug trial to give Congo patients two new treatments, which the...
03:14 2019-08-14

Hong Kong riot police clash with activists inside partly closed airport Riot police and demonstrators clashed again Tuesday inside Hong Kong International Airport, just hours after the disruption grounded all outbound fli...
03:14 2019-08-14

Town told to evacuate, then stay, after Russian rocket explosion: Here's what we know now An explosion at a Russian military site in the White Sea is shrouded in mystery. Nearby Nyonoksa had an evacuation cancelled. Here's what we kno...
03:14 2019-08-14

Could estrogen help treat Parkinson's? Several studies have hinted at the neuroprotective effects of estrogen. A recent study in mice looks at how it might defend against Parkinson's disea...
03:14 2019-08-14

What Investor Risk Tolerance Today Suggests for Stocks Tomorrow When investors go from "full steam ahead" to shunning risk, watch out! This change in investor psychology can show up as rapid price moves in the sto...
03:14 2019-08-14

God Save the Cathedral? In England, Some Offer Mini Golf or Giant Slide Visitors to some of Britain’s most venerable and imposing religious buildings this summer may find carnival attractions, a lunar landscape or a lifel...
03:14 2019-08-14

Police Surveillance Request Rubs Baltimore Urban League Chief the Wrong Way Where to draw the line when it comes to helping the cops solve crime is causing some controversy in Baltimore, with the head of the city’s Urban Leag...
03:14 2019-08-14

MLB's Nickname-Adorned Players' Weekend Jerseys Are Up For Preorder Amazingly, the sport that’s governed by unwritten rules like “don’t walk across the mound,” or “don’t celebrate doing cool shit too exuberantly” has ...
03:14 2019-08-14

‘You Need Me, I Don't Need You’? Jay-Z and the NFL Are Now Doing Business Together Jay-Z and his entertainment and sports company, Roc Nation, will be partnering up with the NFL starting this year to serve as the league’s “live musi...
03:14 2019-08-14

Julián Castro Knows Just How to Get His Message to Trump—Take Out an Ad on Fox News Democratic presidential candidate and former Housing and Urban Development Secretary Julián Castro said “fuck it” to hoping Donald Trump hears his cr...
03:14 2019-08-14

Baltimore H.S. Principal Trying to Teach His Son a Lesson About Police Interactions Gets Verbally Abused by Cop A Baltimore high school principal is speaking out about an incident with a white county cop in which the officer degraded and demeaned him in front o...
03:14 2019-08-14

2017 Western & Southern Open champ Grigor Dimitrov ousted by Stan Wawrinka in three sets The 2017 Men's Western & Southern Open champion Grigor Dimitrov led off Tuesday's play with a match against Stan Wawrinka   ...
04:00 2019-08-14

Take 2: 15-year-old Coco Gauff gets US Open wild-card entry Coco Gauff receives wild-card entry for US Open's main draw; 15-year-old from Florida made magical run to 4th round at Wimbledon last month ...
04:00 2019-08-14

Giants veteran isn’t bashing Antonio Brown’s helmet drama He gets it. Antoine Bethea, entering his 14th season in the NFL, understands how attached Antonio Brown is to his old helmet. “I definitely get where...
04:00 2019-08-14

Jets’ surprise fill-in Arthur Maulet went through hell to get here His four younger siblings had already been evacuated to College Station, Texas. Now it was a 12-year-old boy and his grandfather trying for two terri...
04:00 2019-08-14

Gregg Williams has retort for Jets defensive doubters The world according to Jets defensive coordinator Gregg Williams is all good. He’s is the quintessential “What, me worry?’’ guy. Williams, who Tuesda...
04:00 2019-08-14

WRAPUP 5-Argentine markets gripped for second day by election-related fears Argentina's peso closed weaker again on Tuesday following a second day of market turmoil triggered by opposition candidate Alberto Fernandez's landsl...
04:00 2019-08-14

Australia's Aveo Group signs takeover deal with Canada's Brookfield Australia's Aveo Group on Wednesday said it had signed a deal with units of Brookfield Asset Management under which the Canadian firm will buy the Au...
04:00 2019-08-14

Ruth Davidson says she hopes Boris Johnson has 'Prince Hal' character transformation as PM Scottish Conservatives leader Ruth Davidson has said she hopes Boris Johnson will experience a character transformation similar to that of "young Pri...
04:28 2019-08-14

Leonard Williams quells concerns in return to Jets practice Leonard Williams returned to practice Tuesday after missing the past several practices with a hip injury suffered in a scrimmage last week. “I feel g...
04:28 2019-08-14

Social Media Hurts Girls More Than Boys The public and experts alike have blamed social media for a long list of mental health issues, including rising rates of depression, anxiety and suic...
04:28 2019-08-14

Neera Tanden Is the Last Person You Should Ask About Journalistic Independence On MSNBC’s Meet the Press Tuesday, panelists discussed presidential hopeful and Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders’ criticism of Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos and h...
04:56 2019-08-14

Trump Can't Stop Won't Stop Speculating About Bill Clinton and Jeffrey Epstein President Donald Trump half-heartedly walked back his tacit endorsement of the baseless conspiracy theory that Bill and Hillary Clinton were involved...
04:56 2019-08-14

What Really Happened On The Deadliest Single Day In Coast Guard History? The sinking of the ammunition ship USS Serpens in January 1945 was the single deadliest day in the history of the Coast Guard. The gigantic explosion...
04:56 2019-08-14

2 guards suspended, warden reassigned following Epstein’s death The move by the Justice Department came amid mounting evidence that the chronically understaffed Metropolitan Correctional Center may have bungled it...
04:56 2019-08-14

Social media isn't the problem - the side effects of using it are Social media is damaging children's mental health by affecting sleep and exposing them to cyber-bullying, the first major study on the subject has sh...
04:56 2019-08-14

Why Hong Kong is protesting Hong Kong is facing a major political crisis as it heads into a 10th week of mass demonstrations. What started as a movement against a controversial ...
05:14 2019-08-14

New York Yankees injury update: August 12 Another day… another New York Yankees injury update post! Unlike some past injury update posts, we think that you’ll be happy to hear the...
05:14 2019-08-14

Victims of child sex abuse expected to launch wave of lawsuits in New York More than a thousand people are expected to file civil lawsuits in New York courts beginning on Wednesday over sexual abuse they say they suffered as...
05:14 2019-08-14

Dayton shooter spent two hours in area before attack, likely acted alone: police A gunman who killed nine people in Dayton, Ohio earlier this month spent two hours in the nightlife neighborhood before unleashing an attack on bar g...
05:14 2019-08-14

OnePlus confirms it’s launching a smart TV in September Chinese phone brand OnePlus announced today that it will launch a smart TV next month, and it’s called the OnePlus TV (color me shocked). The smartph...
06:00 2019-08-14

Facebook paid people to listen to and transcribe your voice clips Facebook doesn’t need any more bad press, but here we go again. According to a report by Bloomberg, the company paid hundreds of contractors to trans...
06:00 2019-08-14

Snap’s new Spectacles capture 3D video and aim for the luxury crowd When Snap first revealed its Spectacles in 2016, they were something of a mini-phenomenon. Here was a pair of wacky sunglasses sold through wacky ven...
06:00 2019-08-14

Jewish school in Brooklyn installing bullet-resistant doors in wake of mass shootings A Jewish school in Brooklyn is the first school in New York City to install metal bullet-resistant doors with the goal of protecting students from ac...
06:00 2019-08-14

Animal rights complaint details dog deaths at Johns Hopkins BALTIMORE — An animal rights group has filed a federal complaint against Johns Hopkins University researchers over a lab experiment in which nine dog...
06:00 2019-08-14

Zab Judah: ‘They thought they were just going to have a boxing match and they never made it home. My heart goes out to those guys’ After a crushing defeat that left him in hospital, 41-year-old Zab Judah is still battling to come to terms with the fact that his career is over. He...
06:28 2019-08-14

Boxing News at Five: Saunders is sick of hearing the “bulls**t excuses” of Golovkin and Alvarez, and Parker vs. Chisora could land in Saudi Arabia Billy Joe Saunders joins Matchroom and calls out all the big guns, and Joseph Parker and Dereck Chisora could be heading for Saudi Arabia later this ...
06:28 2019-08-14

Asian stocks bounce in relief as Trump delays China tariffs Asian stocks joined a global equities surge on Wednesday, after Washington delayed tariffs on some Chinese imports and gave much-needed relief for ma...
06:28 2019-08-14

Woods ready to play in BMW Championship Tiger Woods says he is ready to play golf again this week after the former world number one withdrew from last week's Northern Trust due to back pain...
06:56 2019-08-14

20 innovative products on Amazon to help you stay organized From label makers to sponge holders, these incredible organizational products on Amazon offer unique ways to keep every room in your house clean. &#...
06:56 2019-08-14

Man breaks into Phoenix airport, activates plane’s emergency slide A man entered a restricted area at an Arizona airport on Tuesday and activated an emergency slide on a plane, a report said. Zackaria Mudasir, 39, al...
06:56 2019-08-14

Montana Gov. Steve Bullock lashes out against Tom Steyer, DNC debate rules A Democratic presidential hopeful is fuming over the news that billionaire Tom Steyer already amassed 130,000 unique donors — likely propelling...
06:56 2019-08-14

Ivanka Trump quietly talking to lawmakers about gun reform Ivanka Trump has been quietly reading up on gun reform proposals and meeting with their congressional advocates following the deadly mass shootings i...
06:56 2019-08-14

Discord Explains How It Handles Harassment, Doxxing, And Threatening Behavior Discord, the only way young people communicate via voice after we collectively agreed to stop answering phone calls several years ago, is trying to b...
06:56 2019-08-14

It Only Took Five Hours To Beat Super Mario Odyssey Blindfolded The best speedrunners in the world can beat the Nintendo Switch game Super Mario Odyssey in under an hour. On Monday, it took speedrunner Katun24 jus...
06:56 2019-08-14

Apex Legends' Solo Mode Should Be Permanent Apex Legends’ limited time solo mode kicked off today, allowing players to ditch their squad for a lonesome contest for survival. While Apex Legends ...
06:56 2019-08-14

New Glitch Leads To Fastest Mario Kart 7 Track Time Did you know Daisy has a cruise ship? And also that it’s full of holes? Nearly eight years after the game’s release, Mario Kart 7 players have found ...
06:56 2019-08-14

737 Max crisis could destroy Boeing's plans for new plane Problems with Boeing's 737 Max killed 346 people. The plane's grounding has cost the company billions of dollars and caused problems for airlines aro...
06:56 2019-08-14

Vanderpump Rules' Katie Maloney Slams ''4 Glorious Years'' of Pregnancy Rumors Katie Maloney has had enough. The Vanderpump Rules star is shutting down pregnancy rumors yet again, this time addressing her 1 million Instagram f...
06:56 2019-08-14

Why Jay-Z's NFL Partnership Could Mean Another Beyoncé Super Bowl Halftime Show Jay-Z has scored a touchdown with his latest partnership. The 49-year-old business mogul and beloved rapper is joining forces with the NFL, the Wash...
06:56 2019-08-14

When Keeping It Real Goes Wrong: Georgia Woman Faces Charges After Viral HIV Video In what may be a case of “when keeping it real goes wrong,” an Americus, Ga., woman is in hot water after authorities say a ploy to get even with all...
07:14 2019-08-14

Kitten rescued from George Washington Bridge by good Samaritan A tiny kitten found dodging traffic on the George Washington Bridge was rescued by a good Samaritan on Monday, authorities said. Port Authority Polic...
07:14 2019-08-14

Councilman wants Brooklyn’s flashy Christmas display to be vendor-free Councilman Justin Brannan wants to rid Dyker Heights’ famous Christmas light display of the rogue street vendors that residents say cause litter prob...
07:14 2019-08-14

Nationals ace Max Scherzer felt 'really good' after simulated game Max Scherzer pitched a simulated game at Nationals Park on Tuesday feeling “really good.” So when will he be activated?   ...
08:00 2019-08-14

Opinion: Phillies go old-school by bringing back 75-year-old Charlie Manuel to save season The Phillies, who have slipped in the standings, have turned to former manager and 75-year-old Charlie Manuel in hopes of reviving the offense. ...
08:00 2019-08-14

Astros Gerrit Cole pulled before start with White Sox Houston Astros right-hander Gerrit Cole doesn't make scheduled start against the White Sox because of right hamstring discomfort   &#...
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Amazon says its facial recognition can now identify fear Amazon claimed this week its facial recognition software, Rekognition, can now detect a person's fear on top of accurately identifying other emo...
08:00 2019-08-14

CNN’s Chris Cuomo Threatens Man Who Called Him ‘Fredo’ The confrontation was shared on a conservative YouTube channel. President Trump criticized the CNN host on Twitter, writing: “I thought Chris was Fre...
08:00 2019-08-14

Jail Guards Slept Without Checking On Jeffrey Epstein, Warden Sacked US Attorney General William Barr ordered the removal of the warden at the federal jail where financier Jeffrey Epstein was found dead in an apparent ...
08:00 2019-08-14

What's Happening In Hong Kong? Key Questions, Answered. Hong Kong's airport is one of the busiest in the world. On Monday and Tuesday, protesters effectively shut it down with sit-ins that forced officials...
08:00 2019-08-14

Donald Trump Confirms China Moving Troops To Hong Kong Border US intelligence has confirmed that China is moving troops to the border with Hong Kong, US President Donald Trump said Tuesday, appealing for calm am...
08:00 2019-08-14

The Mets Are on Fire. The Braves Are Watching From a Safe Distance. Mets G.M. Brodie Van Wagenen challenged the N.L. East before this season, but all year his team has been chasing Atlanta, the division’s patient stan...
08:00 2019-08-14

Man arrested, accused of trespassing at Phoenix airport, triggering plane emergency slide Zackaria Mohamud Mudasir has been arrested at Phoenix Sky Harbor airport. Police say he was seen entering a secure area around 2:15 a.m. Tuesday. &#...
08:28 2019-08-14

'Frightened, angry and exhausted': Hong Kong protesters apologise for airport violence Protest group asks for understanding after clashes in which a reporter and policeman were attacked Hong Kong protesters have apologised to the public...
08:28 2019-08-14

The fashion line designed to trick surveillance cameras Adversarial Fashion garments are covered in license plates, aimed at bamboozling a device’s databases Automatic license plate readers, which use netw...
08:28 2019-08-14

Art needs protection: it belongs in public galleries, not private vaults | Rhiannon Lucy Cosslett It’s too easy for billionaires to game the system and lock cultural objects away from view. We should all have the chance to admire great worksI fell...
08:28 2019-08-14

Outcry as preschool sets up in former Nazi concentration camp Kindergarten to join other businesses operating inside Staro Sajmište, in Belgrade, Serbia, as long-planned Holocaust memorial remains unbuiltThe gre...
08:28 2019-08-14

First ads banned for contravening UK gender stereotyping rules Watchdog bans VW and Philadelphia ads with bungling dads and ‘passive’ womenTwo television ads, one featuring new dads bungling comically while looki...
08:28 2019-08-14

Afternoon delight: how to have a successful nap If you are sleep-deprived, and need a healthy siesta, careful planning is keyAn afternoon nap is one of the joys of life, although excessive napping ...
08:56 2019-08-14

Chinese military operation against Hong Kong could trigger historic rupture with US A military operation against Hong Kong protesters could trigger a rupture in U.S.-China relations that makes the trade war look minor in comparison, ...
09:14 2019-08-14

Pentagon says US can defend against Russian and Chinese missile threats — if it's willing to invest The Pentagon's chief of research and engineering says the military is capable of defending against missile attacks from China and Russia — should the...
09:14 2019-08-14

| 'When will you die?' Hong Kong leader grilled at press conference When Hong Kong's leader Carrie Lam appeared before the press, she appeared to be expecting to deliver a brief statement and move on. Instead she face...
09:14 2019-08-14

Man displaced after fire near home in central Tucson Smoke from a fire in the front yard of a home in the 3600 block of N Park Ave. TUCSON- A man in his 70s is displaced after a fire damaged his home ne...
09:14 2019-08-14

U.S. senator warns China on Hong Kong trade status if it intervenes in protests A prominent U.S. senator warned China on Tuesday Hong Kong could lose its special U.S. trade status if Beijing intervenes directly to crack down on i...
09:42 2019-08-14

Major breach found in biometrics system used by banks, UK police and defence firms Fingerprints, facial recognition and other personal information from Biostar 2 discovered on publicly accessible databaseThe fingerprints of over 1 m...
09:42 2019-08-14

Hong Kong Protesters Apologize After Chaos at Airport After ugly, violent scenes on Tuesday night, demonstrators promised to do better. “We apologize for our behavior but we are just too scared,” one pos...
10:00 2019-08-14

CBS and Viacom agree to sign $30 billion merger deal CBS and Viacom have reached a long-rumored merger agreement. The two companies announced today that they will reunite as ViacomCBS. According to The ...
10:00 2019-08-14

Colts GM says Luck now has high-ankle problem Indianapolis Colts general manager Chris Ballard said quarterback Andrew Luck's calf strain has become a high-ankle issue. He said the team is still ...
10:00 2019-08-14

Julián Castro buys Fox News ad targeting Trump: 'You stoked the fires of racists' Julián Castro, a Democratic candidate for president, plans to release a television ad Wednesday on Fox News connecting President Donald Trump to the ...
10:28 2019-08-14

Pakistan's Imran Khan visits Kashmir, vows to stand by 'victims of Indian oppression' Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan pledged to stand by "Kashmiri brothers" as India moves to downgrade their special status. Khan travelled to the Pa...
10:56 2019-08-14

Germans are drinking more alcohol-free beer Non-alcoholic beer has long been on the drinks menu in Germany. But the once ridiculed beverage is becoming increasingly popular. Are Germans soberin...
10:56 2019-08-14

MLB roundup: Sale makes strikeout history in Boston's win Jackie Bradley Jr. hit a tiebreaking home run in the top of the 10th inning as the visiting Boston Red Sox overcame blowing a five-run lead to beat t...
10:56 2019-08-14

Former Disney kid Bella Thorne is now a director – of porn film 'Her & Him' Former Disney kid Bella Thorne is making her directorial debut — on Pornhub. "Her & Him" tells the Romeo and Juliet-like story of star-crossed ...
10:56 2019-08-14

Over 50% of Google searches result in no clicks, data shows Google is hungry for your clicks. But it turns out that more than half of all Google Search queries now result in no clicks. As of June 2019, 50.3 pe...
11:14 2019-08-14

Teen finds way around parents’ tech confiscation: Tweeting from the smart fridge You hear the word “innovation” a lot in tech, and half the time, it’s never really that impressive or even innovative. But last week, for the first t...
11:14 2019-08-14

The Rise of the Virtual Restaurant Food delivery apps are reshaping the restaurant industry — and how we eat — by inspiring digital-only establishments that don’t need a dining room or...
11:14 2019-08-14

New Zealand Officials Admit They Let Christchurch Suspect Send Hateful Letter The lapse was particularly embarrassing because Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern and other leaders said they would do everything they could to deny the ...
11:14 2019-08-14

Axel Springer on lookout for M&A even as KKR deal awaits closing Axel Springer is on the lookout for acquisition opportunities, CEO Mathias Doepfner said on Wednesday, adding the German publisher did not feel const...
11:42 2019-08-14

China stocks end higher, bleak data curb gains China stocks closed higher on Wednesday, following the tariffs reprieve from Washington, but gave up much of early gains as bleak data rekindled worr...
11:42 2019-08-14

UPDATE 1-Germany's Stada 'very selective' on acquisitions - CEO Goldschmidt German generic drugmaker Stada will be careful about buying businesses and companies outright, and for now will focus mainly on striking production a...
11:42 2019-08-14

Honda Says It Will Stop Producing Cars In Argentina In 2020 Japan's Honda Motor Co on Tuesday said it will stop producing automobiles in Argentina next year as part of a global shift in how it shares productio...
11:42 2019-08-14

Mercedes-AMG GLB To Debut At The Frankfurt Motor Show The new Mercedes-AMG GLB will be among the several new models including an electric EQ show car which the company plans to showcase at the Frankfurt ...
11:42 2019-08-14

De'Von Bailey was shot in the back and killed by police, his family says. They're rallying for 'justice' The family and friends of 19-year-old De'Von Bailey want an independent investigation into the teen's shooting death by Colorado Springs po...
12:00 2019-08-14

New Mexico man choked a cat, fed it meth, abused his girlfriend, police say Aaron Spaulding was already facing multiple felony counts from a domestic incident when he was charged with animal cruelty.     ...
12:00 2019-08-14

Can't cook, too lazy: Why young men are not eating enough fruit and veg Young men are not eating their five-a-day because they cannot cook and are unconvinced that fruit and vegetables will help them build muscle in the g...
12:28 2019-08-14

Sacred Games 2 Release Time Brought Forward by Over 12 Hours Netflix has announced a new release time for Sacred Games 2: 12am IST on August 15. That brings the Indian series' release forward by over 12 hours, ...
12:28 2019-08-14

Security Firm Deploys AI as 'Virtual Coach' for Guards Allied Universal, a provider of facility services and security that was founded in the 1950s, is using artificial intelligence to help its guards bet...
12:56 2019-08-14

Check Out This Celebrity-Loved Fashion Trend 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...
12:56 2019-08-14

WIRED Takes a Good Hard Look at Dick Pics The dick pic—so commonplace, so controversial—has undeniable cultural importance, but media coverage of it tends to strike a single chord: “Ew, bad.”...
13:14 2019-08-14

Don Lemon sued for allegedly assaulting New York bartender, 'categorically denies' claims CNN’s Don Lemon is denying accusations from a former Hamptons bartender who accused the television host of assaulting him at a New York bar las...
13:14 2019-08-14

At This 400-Year-Old Temple, A Robot Priest Delivers Sermons A 400-year-old temple in Japan is attempting to hot-wire interest in Buddhism with a robotic priest it believes will change the face of the religion ...
14:00 2019-08-14

Argentine President Macri to announce new economic measures before markets open: media Argentine President Mauricio Macri will announce new economic measures on Wednesday before markets open after two days of economic turmoil triggered ...
14:00 2019-08-14

UK court blocks bid to prosecute PM Johnson over Brexit bus claim A campaigner who wanted to prosecute British Prime Minister Boris Johnson for allegedly lying about the benefits of Brexit before the 2016 European U...
14:00 2019-08-14

India floods kill more than 270, displace one million Floods and landslides have killed more than 270 people in India this month, displaced one million and inundated thousands of homes across six states,...
14:00 2019-08-14

Kremlin says WTO's existence would be in doubt if U.S., others left The Kremlin said on Wednesday that the existence of the World Trade Organization (WTO) would be in serious doubt if major economies such as the Unite...
14:00 2019-08-14

Criticism mounts of New Zealand mosque shooting response After a lone gunman killed 51 mosque worshippers in March, New Zealand's outpouring of collective grief and Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern's heartfelt...
14:00 2019-08-14

Iran's Rouhani says Gulf countries can protect region’s security President Hassan Rouhani said on Wednesday Iran and other Gulf states could protect the region’s security and foreign forces were not needed, state T...
14:00 2019-08-14

George Washington mural should be covered but preserved, SF school board decides The San Francisco school board Tuesday voted 4-3 to cover a controversial 1936 George Washington mural at a local high school that includes images of...
14:28 2019-08-14

Camila Cabello and Shawn Mendes set to perform at the VMAs Camila Cabello and Shawn Mendes will perform at the MTV Video Music Awards, along with Lizzo, Bad Bunny, J Balvin, Lil Nas X and Rosalía, MTV has ann...
14:56 2019-08-14

Focus turns to British socialite in the wake of Jeffrey Epstein's death The death of Jeffrey Epstein in prison from an apparent suicide has further shone the spotlight on the wealthy financier's rich and famous former ass...
14:56 2019-08-14

Reaction to Celtic's miserable Champions League exit "Celtic\u0027s sensational defeat over two legs to CFR Cluj means they will now play in the Europa League knockout stages. We look at the fall out fr...
14:56 2019-08-14

‘Football is the same’ – Female referee Frappart on Super Cup role "Referee Stephanie Frappart said on Tuesday that she believes there is no difference whether she is officiating a men\u0027s or women\u0027s football...
14:56 2019-08-14

Monaco sign Ben Yedder from Sevilla, Lopes moves other way "AS Monaco have signed Wissam Ben Yedder from Spain\u0027s Sevilla on a five-year contract with Portugal midfielder Rony Lopes moving in the opposite...
14:56 2019-08-14

Family sues Walmart after dresser falls and suffocates toddler The parents of a 2-year old girl who died after suffocating between the drawers of a toppled dresser have filed a wrongful-death lawsuit against Walm...
15:14 2019-08-14

Flights resuming at Hong Kong airport after protest chaos Flights resumed at Hong Kong's airport Wednesday morning after two days of disruptions marked by outbursts of violence that highlight the hardening p...
15:14 2019-08-14

After Mount Everest, 9-Year-Old Pune Boy Climbs Africa's Highest Mountain Most nine-year-olds would find it difficult to even put a finger on Mount Kilimanjaro on a map, but not Advait Bhartia, who recently scaled the the h...
15:14 2019-08-14

"Propaganda Tool": P Chidambaram Slams Satya Pal Malik Senior Congress leader P Chidambaram on Wednesday hit out at Jammu and Kashmir Governor Satya Pal Malik, saying his invitation to Rahul Gandhi to vis...
15:14 2019-08-14

China: Hong Kong protesters 'no different to terrorists' Flights have resumed at Hong Kong airport after two days of clashes between pro-democracy supporters and riot police, as China said anti-government p...
15:42 2019-08-14

Ford Focus ST 2019 UK review All-new Ford Focus ST touches down in the UK, blending impressive dynamism and performance with everyday usability So here we are, then. After our ...
15:42 2019-08-14

Mercedes reveals UK prices for new GLB compact SUV New Audi Q3 and BMW X1 rival is available in five and seven-seat forms, with prices starting from £34,200 Mercedes-Benz has detailed UK pricing and...
15:42 2019-08-14

New Mercedes-AMG GLA 35 and GLA 45 prototypes spotted Performance versions of crossover will get 415bhp in top-spec ’45’ form and 302bhp in cheaper ’35’ trim for 2020 Mercedes is readying an all-new, se...
15:42 2019-08-14

Chinese Police Chief Fired Over Porsche-Driving Wife's Road Rage Incident Did you hear the one about the police chief's wife, the Porsche and the torrent of expletives? Well, most of Chongqing did, and now the police chief ...
15:42 2019-08-14

China Condemns "Terrorist-Like Actions" Of Hong Kong Protesters China reacted furiously Wednesday to "terrorist-like" attacks on its citizens by pro-democracy protesters during a second day of mass disruptions at ...
15:42 2019-08-14

Warren calls for probe into whether FTC ‘misled’ Americans into thinking they’d receive $125 from Equifax settlement Not everyone is going to receive the money they might have expected out of a settlement between Equifax and state and federal regulators over its 201...
16:00 2019-08-14

Switzerland Is Held Captive By Its Big Neighbor With the ECB set to cut rates, the Swiss will have little choice but to go even deeper into negative territory. The SNB is a price-taker, not a price...
16:00 2019-08-14

Macy’s shares plunge as discounts eat into profits Macy’s cut its full-year earnings forecast after missing Wall Street estimates for quarterly profit for the first time in two years, as the departmen...
16:00 2019-08-14

| Restaurant is offering to pay someone R15k to eat bacon all day An opportunity to get paid around R14 500 just to eat bacon? Surely it's too good to be true? Nope! It seems the offer of American chain restaurant F...
16:28 2019-08-14

Germany's economy just shrank, meaning Europe's biggest economy is 'teetering on the edge of recession' Reuters/Hannibal Hanschke Germany's economy shrank 0.1% in the second quarter, driven by a decline in exports due to the US-China trade war. The slo...
16:28 2019-08-14

With no family in town, husband of El Paso shooting victim invites public to her funeral By Phil Helsel A man who lost his wife in a mass shooting that killed nearly two dozen people in El Paso, Texas, last week is inviting the public to ...
16:28 2019-08-14

Tips for staying safe and keeping cool! TUCSON – Record highs are in jeopardy the next couple of days so here’s some tips for staying safe and keeping cool! This one is obviou...
16:28 2019-08-14

Bernie Sanders threatens to ‘leverage’ US aid to combat Israel ‘racism’ Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., threatened Tuesday to use billions of dollars in aid to Israel as “leverage” to combat what he called “racism” from the J...
16:28 2019-08-14

Argentine Vote Slams U.S. Bond Funds Yield-seeking investors everywhere are getting singed this week by the meltdown in Argentina’s markets following the victory of a populist candidate ...
16:28 2019-08-14

The Latest: A$AP Rocky lawyer ‘disappointed’ by verdict The lawyer for U.S. rapper A$AP Rocky says he is “disappointed” by the decision of a Stockholm court to find his client guilty of assault for his rol...
16:56 2019-08-14

Don Lemon Sued for Alleged Sexual Assault by New York Bartender, CNN Defends News Anchor A New Jersey bartender has filed a lawsuit against CNN anchor Don Lemon for an alleged sexual assault that took place in a Hamptons, N.Y., bar last s...
16:56 2019-08-14

U.S. Retreat on New Tariffs Gives Beijing Breathing Room on Trade Talks The U.S. move to postpone imposition of tariffs on $156 billion in Chinese goods is being regarded in Beijing as a step toward detente, increasing th...
16:56 2019-08-14

Make Frozen Teethers With Baby Food Pouches We are at a stage with our infant son where every unexplained expression of discontentment is met with the question: “Do you think he’s teething?” R...
16:56 2019-08-14

What's Going on With the Bond Market? “The Bond Market is Screaming.” “The Bond Market Smells Big Trouble. Here’s Where to Hide.” Every time you turn around, there’s another headline that...
16:56 2019-08-14

Radioactive dust in Antarctic ice could help map interstellar clouds Interstellar dust has been found in Antarctic ice samples. The discovery could provide a way of mapping the clouds of dust Earth has passed through i...
17:14 2019-08-14

My smart TV wasn’t actually smart until I got DISH’s new Google remote Like most of you, I have several internet-connected “smart TVs” in my home, but I don’t use any of the smart features available on ...
17:42 2019-08-14

A Foxconn employee might’ve just leaked a ton of new iPhone 11 details Samsung’s Galaxy Note 10 and Galaxy Note 10+ are a week away from being released, Huawei has killer new flagship phones on the way, the OnePlus...
17:42 2019-08-14

The next OnePlus product to hit stores might not be a smartphone OnePlus has been launching two flagship phones a year for quite a while now, but 2019 marks a turning point in the company’s brief history. For...
17:42 2019-08-14

Spotify users may finally be able to start using Siri commands to play music Over the past few months, there’s been quite a bit of tension between Apple and Spotify. Not too long ago, for example, Spotify CEO Daniel Ek a...
17:42 2019-08-14

How to fix the Android bug that’s been killing your phone’s battery If you’ve been experiencing worse battery life than usual on your Android smartphone recently, you should know that you’re not alone. The...
17:42 2019-08-14

Finally, a Proper AirPods Competitor The first time I picked up the Jaybird Vista truly wireless earbuds, a thought started looping through my head: These things are impossibly tiny and ...
17:42 2019-08-14

GOP Sen. Martha McSally drafts bill making domestic terrorism a federal crime Sen. Martha McSally is seeking to make domestic terrorism a distinct federal crime, the latest sign that Republicans are increasingly serious about c...
17:42 2019-08-14

How to Tell If the FAA Has Banned Your MacBook Pro From Flying On Tuesday, the Federal Aviation Administration officially banned select MacBook Pros from U.S. flights. This news comes months after Apple voluntari...
18:00 2019-08-14

Jim Harbaugh fires back at Cincinnati's Luke Fickell over James Hudson transfer situation Michigan football coach Jim Harbaugh responded to comments made by Cincinnati coach Luke Fickell regarding the transfer of lineman James Hudson. ...
18:00 2019-08-14

Bell's HR, 3 RBIs help Pirates take down Angels 10-7 Josh Bell homered and had three RBIs to help the Pittsburgh Pirates rally for a 10-7 win over the Los Angeles Angels on Tuesday night   &#...
18:00 2019-08-14

Arizona infant falls ill after consuming baking flour disguised as baby formula: report North Carolina law enforcement are investigating several cases of parents reportedly purchasing tampered packages of baby formula that had been empti...
18:00 2019-08-14

Woman fatally struck after drunk driver jumps Bronx curb: cops A woman was fatally hit by a drunk, speeding driver who drove his car onto the sidewalk in the Bronx over the weekend, cops said Wednesday. Francisco...
18:00 2019-08-14

Online petition seeks to rename Trump Tower street after Barack Obama ​It started out as a joke, but an online petition to rename the street outside Trump Tower after former President Barack Obama has amassed nearly 100...
18:00 2019-08-14

Andrew Cuomo to propose bill that ‘redefines domestic terrorism’ ALBANY — Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced plans Wednesday to propose a bill that “redefines domestic terrorism” in light of an uptick in mass ...
18:00 2019-08-14

UPDATE 3-U.S. lawmakers push Mylan, Teva over drug pricing probe The head of the U.S. House of Representative's oversight panel on Wednesday called on three drugmakers to turn over documents as part of an ongoing c...
18:28 2019-08-14

Antawn Jamison returns to Wizards as director of pro personnel Jamison, a two-time all-star over his six years in Washington, will join the staff headed by Johnny Rogers, the newly hired vice president of pro per...
18:28 2019-08-14

Look: '13 Reasons Why': Bryce's death rocks Liberty High in Season 3 photos Netflix has released on-set photos from "13 Reasons Why" Season 3 showing students of Liberty High dealing with the death of football star Bryce (Jus...
18:28 2019-08-14

FAA bans certain models of MacBook Pros from flights following recent recall The FAA has banned some older-generaion MacBook Pro laptops that have been recalled by Apple because the batteries are prone to overheating.  &...
18:56 2019-08-14

Nancy Pelosi warns 'no chance' of trade deal between US and UK if Brexit puts Good Friday agreement at risk US House Speaker Nancy Pelosi has said there is "no chance" of a US-UK trade deal passing through Congress if Brexit puts the Good Friday agreement a...
18:56 2019-08-14

Police hunt black cab driver after 'braking assault' on passenger Police want to trace a black cab driver who allegedly caused injuries to a passenger at London Bridge by braking "excessively" before dragging the cu...
18:56 2019-08-14

Nora Quoirin's devastated family say their 'hearts are broken' as they hope post-mortem will reveal how 15-year-old died in jungle The devastated family of Nora Quoirin hope a post-mortem will provide answers on how the teen died following the discovery of her body in Malaysian j...
18:56 2019-08-14

Jeffrey Epstein guards placed on leave and warden removed as authorities investigate his death in cell Two guards assigned to watch Jeffrey Epstein the night he apparently killed himself in jail have been placed on leave and the warden has been removed...
18:56 2019-08-14

Sala and pilot exposed to carbon monoxide before crash, investigators say Argentine footballer Emiliano Sala and his pilot were exposed to high levels of carbon monoxide inside the cockpit of their plane before it crashed i...
18:56 2019-08-14

A 12-year-old snags a mammoth discovery while on vacation in Ohio An Ohio boy playing around in a creek bed stumbled across an odd, ridged object jutting out of the mud. To his surprise, it turned out to be a woolly...
18:56 2019-08-14

LA Opera investigates Placido Domingo over sexual misconduct report The Los Angeles Opera said it has opened an investigation into opera legend Placido Domingo, following a news report that detailed accusations of sex...
18:56 2019-08-14

Skip launches rugged S3 electric scooter with swappable battery Skip today lifted the lid on a new rugged electric scooter, which it claims is the first engineered from the ground up for shared micromobility fleet...
18:56 2019-08-14

Seth Meyers on Trump's trade war: hopefully truckers 'return the favor in 2020' Late-night hosts discussed truckers paying more under Trump’s tax bill and Tucker Carlson’s suspiciously timed vacationOn Late Night, Seth Meyers che...
19:14 2019-08-14

Video: Five things Gary Anderson would change about modern F1 Former Jordan, Stewart and Jaguar Formula 1 technical chief Gary Anderson is never shy about offering his insight on where modern F1 has room for imp...
19:14 2019-08-14

On A Diet? This Healthy Almond Snack May Be Ideal For Those Mid-Meal Cravings Given a chance, almonds may also play a fruitful role in facilitating your diet, since they are also high in protein. You need to be careful of how y...
19:14 2019-08-14

Paco Navarro, 82, Seductive Voice of Disco on New York Radio, Dies He became one of the city’s highest-rated disc jockeys when he moved from Spanish-language radio to WKTU in 1978, when the station adopted a disco fo...
19:42 2019-08-14

LG smart refrigerator used for tweeting by teen whose mom banned electronics A teenager who claims her mother took her electronics away seemingly resorted to what might be the last imaginable place to tweet from: a refrigerato...
19:42 2019-08-14

Green Bay Packers' Aaron Rodgers insists there's no beef with coach; dismisses reports as 'fake news' Green Bay Packers star Aaron Rodgers described the reported tumult between him and his new head coach Matt LaFleur as “fake news” in an interview Tue...
20:00 2019-08-14

Atlanta United coach Frank de Boer says equal pay fight is ‘ridiculous:’ ‘Why do they have to earn the same?’ Frank de Boer, the head coach of Major League Soccer’s Atlanta United, said in an interview published Tuesday he doesn’t agree men and women should b...
20:00 2019-08-14

Novartis fires brother scientists alleged to be involved in data manipulation Brian Kaspar and Allan Kaspar "have not been involved in any operations at AveXis since early May 2019 and are no longer with the company," Novartis ...
20:00 2019-08-14

QPR says youth team abandoned friendly in Spain over racism Queen Park Rangers says one of its youth teams abandoned a friendly in Spain because players were subjected to racist abuse by their opponents  ...
20:00 2019-08-14

Princess Diana musical heads to Broadway with swearing queen, 'handsome' Prince Charles A musical about Princess Diana, featuring the royal wedding drama and Prince Charles' infamous affair, is headed to Broadway this spring.  ...
20:28 2019-08-14

Beto O'Rourke Would Really Like You to Stop Asking When He's Going to Drop Out Beto O’Rourke is back “in it,” as they say, planning to return to the campaign trail on Thursday after a well-justified break from the presidential r...
20:28 2019-08-14

IL&FS May Not Have Disclosed Bad Loans For Years: RBI Report The government took control of IL&FS late last year after it defaulted on some of its debt, triggering wider concerns about risk in the rest of the c...
20:28 2019-08-14

Argentina's Macri attempts to thwart economic plunge Argentine President Mauricio Macri is trying to to lessen the impact of an economic crisis ahead of his re-election bid in October. The country is su...
20:28 2019-08-14

A$AP Rocky found guilty of assault by Swedish court The American rapper had claimed the street brawl was an act of self-defense. The case gained widespread attention when US President Donald Trump aske...
20:28 2019-08-14

Human-sized penguin fossils found in New Zealand Fossils in New Zealand have led to the discovery of a new species of giant penguin that could grow up to 1.6 meters tall. The penguin's closest relat...
20:28 2019-08-14

Microsoft: Cloud gaming is “inevitable” but “years” from mainstream Enlarge / Project xCloud running Gears of War 4 at an E3 Microsoft Theater demonstration. With the planned 2019 launch of Project Xcloud, Microsof...
20:56 2019-08-14

Concern about Trump's immigration policies impacting business fades on Main Street Immigration is an issue that small business owners care about, but for the majority it is not because it affects their companies, according to the la...
20:56 2019-08-14

Court Stays JNU Inquiry Against Teachers For Participating In Protest The Delhi High Court on Wednesday stayed the inquiry initiated by Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) against its 45 faculty members for allegedly part...
20:56 2019-08-14

918 Maharashtra Rickshaw Drivers Lose Licenses For Refusing Commuters In a first, the Maharashtra transport department revoked licenses of 918 auto-rickshaw drivers in Mumbai and neighbouring Thane city for refusing far...
20:56 2019-08-14

Hurriyat Leader's Wife Shown As Ruler Hari Singh's Granddaughter On Video A video being shared on social media, showing the granddaughter of Maharaja Hari Singh speaking on issues related to Jammu and Kashmir, is actually t...
20:56 2019-08-14

"Kashmir Move Will Help Its People": President In Independence Day Speech A week after issuing an order revoking the special status accorded to Jammu and Kashmir under Article 370 of the constitution, President Ram Nath Kov...
20:56 2019-08-14

Chandrababu Naidu's House Under Flood Threat? Far From It, Says His Son Aerial photographs and a video of a house belonging to former Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Chandrababu Naidu in Undavalli near Vijayawada were widel...
20:56 2019-08-14

Todd and Julie Chrisley in custody after indictment on tax evasion and fraud Reality television stars Todd and Julie Chrisley are in custody in Georgia, one day after they were indicted on tax evasion and fraud charges, accord...
20:56 2019-08-14

Fighting the Flaming Wrath - The Great Fire of London, 1666 It was a year with a special number. A year that carried a lot of ominous superstitions. ...
21:14 2019-08-14

Calling Commander Deborah and Callous Jael to Defeat the Canaanites Of the multitude of wars and battles, whether based on individuals seeking revenge, vendettas, or conflicts that unify or partially unify a nation, t...
21:14 2019-08-14

Microplastics Are Blowing Into the Pristine Arctic In snow samples collected across the Arctic and Europe, researchers find tens of thousands of microplastic particles per liter of snow—even in remote...
21:14 2019-08-14

A$AP Rocky guilty in Sweden assault trial, but won't go to jail Rapper A$AP Rocky was found guilty of assault in a Sweden court Wednesday, but avoided a jail sentence because it was determined his crime was not of...
21:14 2019-08-14

Novartis says top R&D executives no longer at Avexis unit after test data manipulation Novartis said on Wednesday the two top research & development executives at its Avexis unit were no longer at the company after some data from early ...
21:14 2019-08-14

Chrome OS finally supports virtual desktops Chrome OS is adding a mainstay feature that other computer platforms have had for years: virtual desktops. The newly released Chrome OS 76 supports ...
21:14 2019-08-14

Facebook simplifies its Group privacy settings Facebook wants to make it easier to understand its Group privacy settings. It's doing away with public, closed or secret settings. Instead, Grou...
21:14 2019-08-14

Facebook movie ads now offer premiere reminders and showtimes Facebook is hoping you'll do more with movie ads than give them the occasional click or tap. The internet giant is rolling out support for upgr...
21:14 2019-08-14

Fall 'Destiny 2' update makes it easier to spend money in-game Destiny 2 developer Bungie is doubling down on microtransactions as a way to fund the continued development of its popular online shooter. In a recen...
21:14 2019-08-14

Apple is reportedly in talks to let Siri play Spotify tracks You wouldn't think that Apple and Spotify's relationship would be thawing out anytime soon, given that Spotify has lodged an antitrust comp...
21:14 2019-08-14

Nuclear energy and alternatives old and new | Letters Let’s go for an expansive renewable energy system, backed up with energy efficiency and energy storage, says David Blackburn. Plus Mike Ellwood on th...
21:42 2019-08-14

Amazon driver delivers package by tossing it through second-floor window An English woman claims her Amazon package was delivered successfully — by being thrown into her second-floor window. Claudine McLaren, a 43-ye...
21:42 2019-08-14

Why vain young men aren’t eating their fruits and veggies We didn’t need a study to tell us that we’re not eating enough vegetables. However, understanding why people aren’t eating square m...
21:42 2019-08-14

Four Loko teases hard seltzer with 14 percent alcohol Four Loko to White Claw: hold my beer. Four Loko, the controversial canned malt beverage, is hyping its entry into the hard seltzer market. The ̶...
21:42 2019-08-14

‘Dogfishing’ is the latest strange dating app trend Sure, dating is “ruff” — but this is doggone wrong! Lonely hearts are deceiving love interests on dating apps by engaging in a prac...
21:42 2019-08-14

WeWork to test IPO investor appetite with widening losses WeWork owner The We Company published detailed financial statements for the first time on Wednesday, revealing breakneck revenue growth and soaring l...
21:42 2019-08-14

No, That Email About the Apple Card Wasn't a Phishing Attempt Whenever you receive an email that’s allegedly from a company, but it’s asking you to click a link and confirm some piece of information said company...
21:42 2019-08-14

When Is It Okay to Tell Someone They're Doing Something Wrong in the Gym? Here’s a topic that generated some spirited discussion in our call for gym etiquette questions: when is it okay to tell someone they’re exercising wr...
21:42 2019-08-14

China's Meituan Dianping to join maps service battle Meituan Dianping, a Chinese online food delivery-to-ticketing firm, has started building a mapping service, aiming to enter an area currently dominat...
22:00 2019-08-14

Russia's Mail.Ru eyes pre-installing software on Huawei devices Russian internet group Mail.Ru is in talks with China's Huawei about the possibility of having its software pre-installed on the Chinese tech giant's...
22:00 2019-08-14

UPDATE 4-Canada's Trudeau accepts he breached ethics rules, refuses to apologize Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau on Wednesday accepted a watchdog's report that he breached ethics rules by trying to influence a corporate leg...
22:00 2019-08-14

Brazilian stocks slide 3%, on track for biggest fall since March Brazilian stocks fell 3% on Wednesday, on course for their biggest one-day loss since March 27, slammed by growing fears of recession in the United S...
22:00 2019-08-14

EXPLAINER-U.S. sanctions and Venezuela's trade and oil industry partners The United States last week imposed a sweeping freeze on Venezuelan government assets in U.S. territory and threatened to sanction any company that w...
22:00 2019-08-14

Two Ebola patients in Congo ‘cured’ with new drugs KINSHASA, Congo — Two Ebola patients who were treated with new drugs in the city of Goma in eastern Congo have been declared “cured” and returned to ...
22:00 2019-08-14

Dayton shooter Connor Betts’ obituary says he had ‘kind smile,’ omits mass killing The Dayton mass shooter was “a funny, articulate and intelligent man with striking blue eyes and a kind smile” — or so his family says in...
22:00 2019-08-14

Poker player Michael Borovetz busted for scamming travelers for years A professional poker player suspected of doling out bad beats to unsuspecting travelers for four years with dark tales of money woes has been arreste...
22:00 2019-08-14

Homeless man apologizes for killing Iowa State golf star Celia Barquin Arozamena A homeless man who admitted killing Iowa State University golf star Celia Barquin Arozamena has apologized for his savage act, saying he’s sorry for ...
22:00 2019-08-14

The Red Sox pitching staff is a constantly evolving disaster Andrew Cashner failed to help the Red Sox’s starting rotation, but he could become their desperate bullpen savior. After posting a brutal 8.01 ...
22:28 2019-08-14

Cleveland Indians' Yasiel Puig becomes American citizen years after harrowing escape from Cuba The next time Cleveland Indians star Yasiel Puig steps into the batter's box to compete in America's pastime, he'll take his hacks as an American cit...
22:28 2019-08-14

North Carolina Tar Heels basketball player Leah Church goes viral for incredible trick shot North Carolina Tar Heels women’s basketball guard Leah Church shot 38 percent from the three-point line during her sophomore season and apparently is...
22:28 2019-08-14

A man with no family lost his wife in the El Paso shooting. So he invited the public to her funeral Margie Reckard, 63, was one of the victims of a mass shooting by a 21-year-old who targeted customers and employees who were Hispanic.   &...
22:28 2019-08-14

This monster penguin was as big as humans. And it once swam the oceans, scientists say Scientists in New Zealand found fossilized bones from an extinct monster penguin that was about the size of an adult human and swam the oceans. ...
22:28 2019-08-14

Ohio teen arrested for threats against Planned Parenthood, federal agents had 10,000 rounds of ammo, FBI says An 18-year-old Ohio man was arrested on federal charges after FBI agents said he made online threats. Guns and ammo were found in his home.  &#...
22:28 2019-08-14

Controversial George Washington mural to be covered, not destroyed, San Francisco school board votes San Francisco's school board voted Tuesday to cover up, but preserve, a mural depicting slavery, a murdered Native American and George Washingto...
22:28 2019-08-14

Mike Tyson reveals weed budget and plans for resort Mike Tyson is a big marijuana fan. He says he and his business partner spend thousands each month on cannabis and are developing a weed resort. ...
22:28 2019-08-14

Prove you're the perfect pair and win a $10,000 pear-shaped engagement ring If you and your significant other are the perfect pair, one company will reward your love story with a priceless engagement ring.    ...
22:28 2019-08-14

Which 2020 presidential candidate is spending the most? To identify the presidential candidates spending the most, 24/7 Wall St. reviewed official campaign spending between Jan. 1, 2019 and June 30, 2019. ...
22:28 2019-08-14

From insurance to broadcasting: Here's the largest industry in your state Each state has its own industrial makeup, with certain jobs and industries much more common compared to other states.      ...
22:28 2019-08-14

Drillisch, United Internet, trim guidance as 5G challenge looms German telecoms firm 1&1 Drillisch and its parent company United Internet slightly trimmed their profit guidance on Wednesday to account for regulato...
22:56 2019-08-14

The Trendiest Fitness Class Now: Working Out Alone at Home Virtual fitness classes have grown past the novelty phase, with millions of people using apps and internet-connected gear to exercise at home. Gyms a...
22:56 2019-08-14

N.Y. Child Victims Act opens up hundreds of lawsuits Hundreds of New Yorkers filed lawsuits Wednesday as a new window opened for them to file child sex abuse claims previously barred by statute of limit...
22:56 2019-08-14

‘No Man’s Sky’ Beyond is out: Here are 10 of the biggest changes and updates Nearly three years to the day after the ambitious universe simulator No Man’s Sky launched, it is receiving what may be its most important upda...
23:14 2019-08-14

Uncover gastronomic bliss in the Maldives Six Senses Laamu is passionate about wellbeing but it is also focused on food. Combine the two on a desert island with turquoise waters inhabited by ...
23:14 2019-08-14

Neanderthals spent a surprising amount of time underwater Neanderthals’ bony ear growths – similar to “surfer’s ear” in modern water-loving humans – suggest they spent lots of time foraging in aquatic enviro...
23:14 2019-08-14

Tennessee teens arrested after police find stolen guns in teddy bear Two Tennessee teenagers have been arrested after police found a large amount of drugs and four guns on Tuesday, including two that were hidden in a t...
23:42 2019-08-14

Connecticut kids provide police with sketches of 'bad guy' suspect in car crash: 'I don't know how to drive' A man who fled the scene of a two-vehicle crash in Connecticut on Tuesday may not be on the lam for long after police were lucky enough to find a tri...
23:42 2019-08-14

House GOP leaders condemn Steve King for 'appalling' rape comments Embattled Rep. Steve King on Wednesday said the human population might not exist if not for rape and incest, drawing scorn — and renewed calls to re...
23:42 2019-08-14

How Music Festivals Became a Massive Business in the 50 Years Since Woodstock Sleeping in a tent for days to catch a glimpse of Beyoncé making history at Coachella. Crowding into a park for a surprise performance that tu...
00:00 2019-08-15

Was The Wizard of Oz Cursed? The Truth Behind the Dark Stories About the Judy Garland Classic Thursday marks 80 years since the Aug. 15, 1939, Hollywood premiere of the film classic The Wizard of Oz, the story of a tornado that hits Kansas and...
00:00 2019-08-15

Festive Emilia Clarke Is Already Getting People in the Christmas Spirit The first trailer for Last Christmas is out, and people are already excited about how festive the Mother of Dragons looks in a romantic Christmas com...
00:00 2019-08-15

Just When We Thought Marsai Martin Couldn’t Be More Adorable, We Discover She’s Janelle Monáe’s Cousin It’s no secret that talent and good looks tend to run in families, but here’s a genetic connection that we were particularly tickled to learn, thanks...
00:00 2019-08-15

Dow posts biggest one-day drop since October as recession fears take hold Wall Street sold off sharply on Wednesday as recession fears gripped the market after the U.S. Treasury yield curve temporarily inverted for the firs...
00:00 2019-08-15

U.S. curve inverts for first time in 12 years; 30-year yield tumbles The U.S. Treasury yield curve temporarily inverted on Wednesday for the first time since June 2007 in a sign of investor concern that the world's big...
00:00 2019-08-15

Republican congressman Steve King: Would humanity exist without rape, incest? Conservative U.S. Representative Steve King wondered aloud on Wednesday whether the human race would still exist without rape and incest, as he expla...
00:00 2019-08-15

Meteorite strikes made life on Earth possible, study says There's been a notable increase in recent weeks about protecting life on Earth from a devastating asteroid strike. But a new study suggests that spac...
00:00 2019-08-15

Arctic could have no ice in September, shocking study says A shocking new study says that sea ice in the Arctic could completely disappear through September each summer if average global temperatures increase...
00:00 2019-08-15

At least 6 police officers shot in Philadelphia standoff At least six Philadelphia police officers were shot during a wild standoff in the city’s North Side Wednesday, according to various reports. Po...
00:28 2019-08-15

RFK Jr. leads anti-vaxxers in court over ban on vaccine exemptions ALBANY — Hundreds of “anti-vaxxers” swarmed the state courthouse Wednesday calling for a repeal of a new law that bans all nonmedical exemptions from...
00:28 2019-08-15

WeWork IPO filing follows uneven road for other firms going public Large companies like Uber and Lyft have dampened much of the excitement around this year's IPOs. But analysts caution it may be too soon to make a ca...
00:28 2019-08-15

This Clarisonic cleansing brush is hardly ever on sale—except for right now The Clarisonic Mia Smart is an award-winning facial cleansing brush that is rarely on sale, but right now on Amazon, you can save on it.   ...
00:28 2019-08-15

Trudeau broke ethics rules over SNC-Lavalin affair, 2nd ethics violation since 2015 Ethics commissioner Mario Dion released a damning report Wednesday that found Trudeau improperly pressured former justice minister Jody Wilson-Raybou...
00:28 2019-08-15

Cisco Gives Lower-Than-Expected Forecast for Current Quarter The networking-equipment giant’s profit for the quarter ended July 27 fell 42% to $2.21 billion, or 51 cents a share. Revenue rose 4.6% to $13.43 bil...
00:28 2019-08-15

Macy's Turnaround Hits Harsh Retail Reality Macy’s lowered its full-year earnings outlook after missing profit expectations in the latest quarter, even though it reported growth in a key sales ...
00:28 2019-08-15

Two Novartis Researchers Exit Amid Data Scandal Novartis has replaced two research executives at the unit that makes Zolgensma, the world’s most expensive drug, in the wake of a data-manipulation s...
00:28 2019-08-15

Markets Are Shaken by New Signs of Global Economic Trouble Shares on Wall Street fell sharply after reports showed a slowdown in China and a contraction in Germany, partly reflecting the U.S. trade war’s impa...
00:56 2019-08-15

Denmark Considers More Control With Swedish Border After Copenhagen Blast Denmark is connected to Sweden via the Oresund bridge across a 10-mile strait and thousands of citizens from the two countries commute across the bor...
00:56 2019-08-15

I created 38 crazy, fake dating profiles — and guys loved them It started seven years ago, with a favor: One of Robyn Lynne Norris’ friends had signed up with OkCupid and asked her to review her online dating pro...
00:56 2019-08-15

Suspected FBI informant linked to Russia 'smears' claims immunity afforded to government agents Cambridge professor and reported FBI informant Stefan Halper declared in a recent court filing that he is entitled to legal immunity ordinarily affor...
01:14 2019-08-15

Steve King hit for pondering whether civilization would have survived without rape and incest Rep. Steve King, R-Iowa, is facing a new backlash over his comments Wednesday about whether humanity would even exist anymore if not for rape and inc...
01:14 2019-08-15

Liverpool vs Chelsea penalty shootout LIVE stream and TV channel: How to watch Uefa Super Cup on BT and online Champions League winners Liverpool meet Europa League holders Chelsea tonight in an eagerly-anticipated all-English Uefa Super Cup clash in Istanbul ...
01:14 2019-08-15

Uefa Super Cup 2019 highlights: Liverpool vs Chelsea in pictures - goals and action from Istanbul The Uefa Super Cup may not be a priority trophy for either Liverpool or Chelsea this season, but neither side will want to leave Istanbul on the losi...
01:14 2019-08-15

Joseph Tsai Nears Full Ownership of the Nets Tsai already owns 49 percent of the Brooklyn N.B.A. team, but is close to buying out the majority owner, Mikhail Prokhorov. The team is valued at a r...
01:14 2019-08-15

Trump officials see no Chinese concessions for tariff delays amid market rout China made no trade concessions after U.S. President Donald Trump postponed 10% tariffs on over $150 billion worth of Chinese imports, senior U.S. of...
01:14 2019-08-15

Christian Pulisic Belongs Former Wonderteen Christian Pulisic has been a very good soccer player at close to the highest level in the world for three-and-a-half seasons, playi...
01:14 2019-08-15

Jim Harbaugh And Luke Fickell Bicker About The James Hudson Transfer Saga Of all the NCAA’s heavy-handed mechanisms of controlling players, the transfer portal is among the most confusing. The 2018 opening of the portal the...
01:14 2019-08-15

Josh Bell's Bloop Single Short-Circuited The Entire Angels Defense It was all going just fine for the Angels. They had scored the opening four runs through the first two innings of their game on Tuesday against the P...
01:14 2019-08-15

Ex-NFL WR Roscoe Parrish arrested, charged with authoring written threats to kill Former Buffalo Bills receiver Roscoe Parrish was arrested in Florida after allegedly leaving threatening messages at his ex-girlfriend's apartme...
01:14 2019-08-15

Opinion: Jay-Z's NFL partnership leaves question — what about Colin Kaepernick? Jay-Z's agreement with the NFL makes sense for both the hip-hop mogul and the league, but it also warrants further examination.   ...
01:14 2019-08-15

Bryson DeChambeau says Brooks Koepka would win if they fought: 'He'd kick my ass' Told that people thought Bryson DeChambeau and Brooks Koepka would come to blows, DeChambeau said, 'Let me tell you right now, he'd kick my...
01:14 2019-08-15

Police release video of Yankees GM being stopped at gunpoint Police in Connecticut have released body-camera footage showing officers in Darien stopping New York Yankees General Manager Brian Cashman at gunpoin...
01:14 2019-08-15

Alibaba's Tsai to buy Brooklyn Nets in deal valuing team at $2.35 billion, media reports The deal, which is expected to be announced this week, would value the team at $2.35 billion, according to unnamed sources cited by the New York Post...
01:14 2019-08-15

Meet experts from Ripple, Consensys, and more at Hard Fork Summit 2019 The Bitcoin hype may have died down, but the tech behind it definitely hasn’t. With Bitcoin’s price on the rise again, and with major companies adopt...
01:14 2019-08-15

Why developers shouldn’t fear Friday code deployments I’ve seen the advice of not deploying products on Fridays over and over in my Twitter feed and internet memes. I even stumbled upon a job offer that ...
01:14 2019-08-15

Jay-Z defends NFL-Roc Nation deal, talks Kap Jay-Z said he still supports former quarterback Colin Kaepernick, but now is focused on action. "Everybody knows I agree with what you're saying [in ...
01:14 2019-08-15

FCA extends 3rd shift at Ontario minivan plant until end of year FCA in March said it would end the third shift at the Windsor plant on Sept. 30 amid sluggish North American sales for the Chrysler Pacifica and Dodg...
01:42 2019-08-15

Former NIADA President Andrew Gabler indicted on fraud charges Gabler, who owned Lakeside Chevrolet-Buick in Erie County, Pa., and a former finance manager at the dealership were accused of reporting bogus sales ...
01:42 2019-08-15

Tanzania governor to create a database for married men to curb infidelity The governor of Tanzania's largest city has announced a plan to create and publish a national database of married men to protect women from "heart br...
01:42 2019-08-15

Republican Steve King: if not for incest and rape 'would there be any population left?' Trump ally tries to defend absolute abortion restrictionsDemocratic 2020 contenders call for King’s resignationRepublican congressman Steve King has ...
01:42 2019-08-15

Philadelphia: at least six officers injured in 'active' shooting situation, officials say Police sergeant tweeted at least one suspect was firing at officers in Nicetown neighborhoodMultiple police officers have been wounded after a gunman...
01:42 2019-08-15

Liverpool sink Chelsea to lift Super Cup thanks to Adrián shootout save It was 12.43am local time when the teams were finally prised apart. The players in red had set off on their victory run, all heading to the newest me...
01:42 2019-08-15

Nora Quoirin: autopsy yet to determine cause of death, say police French prosecutors open criminal investigation into London teenager’s death A postmortem of Nora Quoirin, the 15-year-old girl who went missing in th...
01:42 2019-08-15

British woman dies in Barbados after being set alight in her bed Killer’s identity not known, say police, as ‘devastated’ family raise funds to bring body homeA British woman has died in Barbados after being douse...
01:42 2019-08-15

Poverty is a hurdle for women seeking abortions in rural America In the US south and beyond, getting an abortion is not only logistically and emotionally difficult – it can push someone over the financial edgeFor t...
01:42 2019-08-15

Hong Kong: airport protests descend into violence – video report Mass protests at Hong Kong's international airport descended into chaos as riot police used pepper spray and batons in an attempt to disperse the tho...
01:42 2019-08-15

Kodi Lee moved judge's to tears again on 'AGT' with 'Bridge Over Troubled Water' rendition Kodi Lee, a blind singer with autism, moved the judges to tears again on NBC's "America's Got Talent."       ...
01:42 2019-08-15

Patrick Swayze's widow shares story about his abusive mother: She would lay into him Patrick Swayze's widow, Lisa Niemi, opens up about the late actor's troubled childhood in new documentary "I Am Patrick Swayze."  ...
01:42 2019-08-15

Seeing red? Why a falling stock market can help you save on taxes Market declines don't have to be a horror show. Here's the upshot: Lower portfolio values make it cheaper to convert your IRA to a Roth IRA...
02:00 2019-08-15

| Zimbabwe's opposition vows anti-govt protests despite warnings Zimbabwe's main opposition party vowed Wednesday to go ahead with protests this week against the worsening economy, dismissing government threats to ...
02:00 2019-08-15

Dow plummets more than 800 points on recession red flag Wall Street was a bloodbath Wednesday with the Dow Jones Industrial Average suffering its worst day of the year after investors freaked out over a ge...
02:00 2019-08-15

Everything You Need To Know About Destiny 2’s New Armor System On a livestream Wednesday afternoon, Bungie showed off its forthcoming overhaul of Destiny 2’s armor system that will come when the Shadowkeep expans...
02:00 2019-08-15

No Man's Sky Beyond Makes A Great First Impression, Except For The Bugs No Man’s Sky’s Beyond update has the same pull for all the checklist and spreadsheet lovers out there as it always has, with a lot less of the frustr...
02:00 2019-08-15

Demon's Souls Can Now Run At 4K And 60 FPS (In An Emulator) You’ll need a powerful PC and a copy of the original game, but thanks to a new patch to the PS3 emulator RPCS3, it’s now possible to play the 2009 ac...
02:00 2019-08-15

Nintendo Is Cracking Down On Popular YouTube Music Channels A popular YouTube channel dedicated to sharing video game music was recently hit with over a hundred copyright claims, the latest to fall under inten...
02:00 2019-08-15

I Broke My Brain Designing Randomly Generated Sims Buildings I build a lot in The Sims, but like a lot of Simmers, I end up building the same house over and over. No matter how hard I try, they look like the ho...
02:00 2019-08-15

Barty beats Sharapova, Halep survives scare in Cincinnati Top seeded Ash Barty overcame a slow start to defeat Maria Sharapova 6-4 6-1, while Simona Halep battled past Ekaterina Alexandrova 3-6 7-5 6-4 in th...
02:28 2019-08-15

A gun range in Texas advertised a 'back-to-school' firearms sale Google Maps Boyert Shooting Center in Katy, Texas, outside Houston, hosted a back-to-school firearms sale just weeks after a mass shooting at an El ...
02:28 2019-08-15

Susan Collins and the GOP court Trump on guns LINCOLN, Maine — Susan Collins has watched countless gun debates stall out over the years. But this time, she says, will be different. The Maine mod...
02:56 2019-08-15

'Chrisley Knows Best' star Todd Chrisley pleads not guilty, says ex-employee framed him "Chrisely Knows Best" star Todd Chrisley says a former employee is to blame for "tax evasion and bank fraud" claims before a federal indictment. ...
02:56 2019-08-15

Rihanna's Mom Joins Her and Boyfriend Hassan Jameel on Date Night Family night out! Rihanna, her billionaire boyfriend Hassan Jameel, her mother Monica Braithwaite and one of the singer's brothers stepped out toget...
02:56 2019-08-15

Yolanda Hadid Dating CEO Joseph Jingoli: All the Details on Their 3-Month Romance New couple alert! Yolanda Hadid is dating Joseph Jingoli, E! News has learned. The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills alum and her investor beau were ...
02:56 2019-08-15

Why Will Smith and Jada Pinkett Smith Went Public With Their Problems Will Smith and Jada Pinkett Smith were done with chasing the fairytale. With more than two decades together under their married belt, the famed Mr....
02:56 2019-08-15

Bronx NYCHA complex has been depending on generators for a month While City Hall demands answers from Con Edison following the summer’s blackouts, residents of a Bronx public housing complex have spent the la...
03:14 2019-08-15

Video: Humpback whale pops up near New York Harbor A whale was spotted frolicking in waters near the New York Harbor on Tuesday, according to footage posted on the NYPD Special Ops’ Twitter acco...
03:14 2019-08-15

Sanitation worker racked up $17K in tickets, fines using scavenged plates He used one man’s trash in an attempt to stay clean. A city sanitation worker from Staten Island used license plates he picked up from a dumpster to ...
03:14 2019-08-15

Seagram’s heiress Clare Bronfman pays feds $6M over role in Nxivm Seagram’s liquor heiress Clare Bronfman has coughed up $6 million to the US government for her role in accused upstate sex cult Nxivm, accordin...
03:14 2019-08-15

‘Gigantic’ praying mantis terrorizes 6 train Delays, service changes and humongous bugs, oh my! The MTA had one more pest plaguing the subway system on Tuesday when a massive praying mantis join...
03:14 2019-08-15

Alabama law to crack down on false service-animal claims: report Alabama residents who falsely claim their pet is a service animal will face criminal charges under a new law set to take effect next month, according...
03:42 2019-08-15

Zac Brown loses bid to limit public access to his home in Alaska Country singer Zac Brown asked to remove easements allowing access along his Alaska property, but the bid was rejected by a local planning commission...
03:42 2019-08-15

Chevy Once Designed An Amphibious Jeep Competitor Out Of The Corvair Prior to Ralph Nader’s book panning the Corvair, Unsafe at Any Speed, Chevrolet already had a plan to help make Corvairs unsafe, by placing them in c...
04:00 2019-08-15

The 2020 BMW 330e Plug-In Hybrid Is Full Of Surprises Full disclosure: I’ve never been hugely impressed by any of the hybrids I’ve driven. I like my cars sporty, with power outputs that should make you q...
04:00 2019-08-15

Boeing delays delivery of ultra-long-range version of 777X Boeing Co has pushed back the entry into service of an ultra-long-range version of its forthcoming 777X widebody, the U.S. planemaker said on Wednes...
04:00 2019-08-15

Global stocks slide as bond markets send recession warning Global stocks slumped to more than two-month lows in early Asian trade on Thursday, tracking the Wall Street slide as an inverted U.S. bond yield cur...
04:00 2019-08-15

Former UAW official becomes 9th person charged in corruption probe Michael Grimes is the first former union official not connected to either the UAW-Chrysler National Training Center or the union's FCA department to ...
04:00 2019-08-15

Experience, training, insurance could be required on Everest A committee is recommending Nepal require would-be climbers to have experience climbing tall peaks, proper training, good health and rescue insurance...
04:00 2019-08-15

The Democratic Party’s future is at stake in state legislative races This is the last election cycle before redistricting could lock them out of control of state legislatures and some congressional seats for another de...
04:28 2019-08-15

Sony's Xperia 1 is available with hands-free Alexa Don't like that nearly all of Amazon's Alexa-centric phones are budget models? You won't have that complaint after today, although yo...
04:28 2019-08-15

New Amazon donation program gives unsold products to the needy Following reports that Amazon often destroys unsold and unwanted products stored in its warehouses, the company is launching a donations program that...
04:28 2019-08-15

Trump’s Policy Could Alter the Face of the American Immigrant The Trump administration’s new means-testing rule is an attempt to change the profile of the American immigrant. No more is the U.S. a place that wel...
04:56 2019-08-15

Michigan trolls rival Ohio State over its effort to trademark the word 'THE' The University of Michigan had a great response to the story that The Ohio State University is seeking to trademark the word "the."   ...
04:56 2019-08-15

Akindele goal lifts Orlando City past Sporting KC 1-0 Tesho Akindele scored his team-leading ninth goal in the 21st minute and Orlando City beat Sporting Kansas City 1-0      &#...
04:56 2019-08-15

Facebook's crackdown on dangerous content in groups could backfire, experts say Critics say ‘proactive’ approach could make questionable content harder to detectFacebook is changing its rules on private groups amid growing critic...
05:14 2019-08-15

Prescribed exercise may help treat depression An exercise regimen prescribed by a health professional may activate cannabinoid molecules in the brain, which could have a positive effect on depres...
05:14 2019-08-15

"Why Was Article 370 Kept Temporary In 70 Years?" PM's Barb At Congress Prime Minister Narendra Modi, addressing the nation today on its 73rd Independence Day, said within a short span of 10 weeks, his government in its s...
05:14 2019-08-15

Case Against Assam Woman For 2-Year-Old Facebook Post On Beef Assam Police on Wednesday registered a suo motu case against a woman, a research scholar of the Gauhati University, for a two-year-old Facebook post ...
05:14 2019-08-15

U.S. drivers cover fewer miles in June than year earlier: DOT Motorists traveled 0.3% fewer miles on U.S. roads and highways in June compared with a year earlier, the U.S. Department of Transportation said in a ...
05:14 2019-08-15

Mexico's top court demands regulation on medical marijuana after long delays Mexico's supreme court ordered the health ministry on Wednesday to issue regulation within six months on medical marijuana use, saying its failure to...
05:14 2019-08-15

Explainer: What next for jailed ex-Vatican treasurer George Pell? An Australian court said on Thursday that it will rule on an appeal by jailed former Vatican treasurer George Pell against child sex offences on Aug ...
05:14 2019-08-15

Canada's Trudeau accepts he breached ethics rules, refuses to apologize Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau on Wednesday accepted a watchdog's report that he breached ethics rules by trying to influence a corporate leg...
05:14 2019-08-15

| Mzansi Super League announces impressive line-up of marquee stars The Mzansi Super League has announced a glittering line-up of marquee star players, both South African and international, for the second edition of t...
05:42 2019-08-15

Cisco's Outlook Dampened by China Slowdown, Trade Dispute Cisco Systems reported stronger revenue in its latest quarter but projected disappointing growth this quarter on lower spending from some customers a...
05:42 2019-08-15

Upstate New York Uber driver surprises fast-food worker with dress and gift card A generous Uber driver in upstate New York helped a fast-food employee who had been a passenger in her car, after learning she was waiting until Chri...
06:28 2019-08-15

Miley Cyrus and Kaitlynn Carter Reunite in L.A. Following Post-Split Getaway Miley Cyrus and Kaitlynn Carter's self-described hot girl summer is continuing stateside. On the heels of their widely discussed Italian vacation, ...
06:28 2019-08-15

'Intensive blood pressure management' may preserve brain health Intensively controlling blood pressure can improve brain health and reduce the likelihood of developing mild cognitive impairment, new research finds...
06:28 2019-08-15

Is it normal to have a veiny penis? Having a veiny penis is normal and indicates healthy blood flow. However, when unusual discharge or painful ejaculation also occur, it may point to a...
06:28 2019-08-15

U.S. Women's Soccer Team Ends Mediation Talks Without Agreement The U.S. women’s soccer team ended mediation talks with the U.S. Soccer Federation on Wednesday without reaching an agreement on its gender-discrimin...
06:28 2019-08-15

|Moyovs.OldMutual:5reasonswhythecorporatewarfarecontinues The Gauteng High Court in Johannesburg will on Friday hear round two of the legal battle between on-and-off again Old Mutual CEO Peter Moyo and the c...
06:28 2019-08-15

Lyme disease in England and Wales is most common in older, white women An analysis of hospital records has found that people with Lyme disease in hospitals in England and Wales tend to be white, female and relatively aff...
06:56 2019-08-15

Double disqualification after heat shortens Olympic test event British triathletes Jessica Learmonth and Georgia Taylor Brown were both disqualified after they crossed the line together following the heat-affecte...
06:56 2019-08-15

Sure Apple, Whatever Apple still hasn’t set an official day for its annual fall product launch event (aka iPhone Day), but that hasn’t stopped leaks and rumors from shedd...
06:56 2019-08-15

Huawei 'confident' UK will resist pressure from US over 5G Huawei is confident that the UK will resist "politically motivated" pressure from the US and "make the right decision" to allow the Chinese telecommu...
07:14 2019-08-15

South Korean Moon calls for dialogue with Japan amid trade fight and hopes for 'One Korea' by 2045 South Korean President Moon Jae-in said Seoul will "gladly join hands" if Tokyo chooses dialogue as the two nations deal with an escalating trade row...
07:14 2019-08-15

Researchers build robotic tail to help the elderly keep their balance Millions of years after the ancestors of humans evolved to lose their tails, a research team at Japan’s Keio University have built a robotic one they...
07:14 2019-08-15

US: Several police officers shot in Philadelphia Forces have taken a man into custody in the city of Philadelphia after six police officers were hurt in the neighborhood of Nicetown. Two officers we...
07:14 2019-08-15

Greta Thunberg: The teenage eco-activist who took the world by storm She has addressed world leaders and top economists, had an audience with the pope and been named Sweden's woman of the year. Now the teenage activist...
07:14 2019-08-15

Sports Direct shares plunge as auditor quits Accountancy firm Grant Thornton has quit its role as auditor to Mike Ashley's Sports Direct weeks after the chaotic release of the retail empire's an...
07:42 2019-08-15

Police searching for suspect who fired shots at southside Burger King TUCSON – The Tucson Police Department is searching for a suspect who fired shots while driving away from a southside Burger King. According to ...
07:42 2019-08-15

Officer-involved shooting in Tucson, armed man shot by officer TUCSON – Tucson Police are investigating an officer-involved shooting that happened Wednesday morning. It happened near Ft. Lowell Park in the...
07:42 2019-08-15

Vaping Injuries On The Rise Medical experts are sounding the alarm after 22 people across three states were hospitalized lung damage and disease tied to vaping. Perhaps most ala...
07:42 2019-08-15

At least 60 people in Henrico, Virginia woke up Sunday to an odd surprise on their front lawns: old-school television sets, delivered by a bizarrely masked man (WWBT)  At least 60 people in Henrico, Virginia woke up Sunday to an odd surprise on their front lawns: old-school television sets. “It was ...
07:42 2019-08-15

Oro Valley Kids Concert Series begins in September Courtesy: Oro Valley Arizona ORO VALLEY – Singing and dancing always brighten up someone’s day. The Town of Oro Valley and the Music and Danc...
07:42 2019-08-15

Man hated brother so much he cut down tree featured on ‘Ripley’s Believe It or Not’ A man said his hatred for his brother led him to chop down an iconic Connecticut tree that was featured on “Ripley’s Believe It or Not,” according to...
07:42 2019-08-15

F1: Alex Albon Replaces Pierre Gasly At Red Bull From Belgian GP Red Bull Racing has promoted Alexander Albon to the A-team with the young driver replacing Piere Gasly from the Belgian Grand Prix onwards. As much a...
07:42 2019-08-15

Global stocks spooked, oil sinks as bond markets scream recession Asian stocks slid and oil prices extended a punishing sell-off on Thursday as investors feared an historic drop in long-term U.S. bond yields could p...
08:00 2019-08-15

Jürgen Klopp praises Liverpool hero Adrián after Super Cup penalty heroics • Spanish goalkeeper saves Tammy Abraham kick in shootout• ‘He put in an incredible performance,’ says KloppJürgen Klopp praised the contribution of ...
08:00 2019-08-15

Bolton sale closer after injunction blocking progress is amended • Would-be owner Laurence Bassini used court order to block sale• Football Ventures now hopeful of completing takeoverBolton’s administrators hope to...
08:00 2019-08-15

Bayern Munich and the problem of letting Hoeness and Rummenigge go The Bundesliga starts on Friday and Bayern are favourites again but are also at the crossroads with a need to renew at the topIt was so fiery, so wil...
08:00 2019-08-15

Celtic’s Champions League exit a warning to Rangers, says Steven Gerrard • Celtic eliminated after 4-3 defeat to Cluj at Parkhead• Rangers face FC Midtjylland in Europa League on ThursdaySteven Gerrard has said that Celtic...
08:00 2019-08-15

Wallabies stick to winning formula as All Blacks axe stars for Bledisloe Cup decider Australia make just one change for game in AucklandBen Smith and Rieko Ioane dropped by New ZealandThe Wallabies have kept their winning Bledisloe Cu...
08:00 2019-08-15

World's 1st 'Porsche'-badged car expected to fetch $20M at auction An 80-year-old German sports car -- said to be the first car ever to carry the "Porsche" nameplate -- is on the auction block this weekend, where it'...
12:28 2019-08-16

Jeffrey Epstein accuser sues his estate, 3 staff, Ghislaine Maxwell A woman who has accused disgraced financier Jeffrey Epstein of sexual abuse including rape when she was a teenager sued his estate, his longtime asso...
12:28 2019-08-16

President Trump Eyes a New Real-Estate Purchase: Greenland The idea of the U.S. acquiring Greenland has captured the president’s imagination, according to people familiar with the discussions, who said he has...
12:28 2019-08-16

Viral: Teen Claims She Used Smart Fridge To Tweet – But Did She Really? A resourceful teenager claims she used her family's smart fridge to tweet after her mother confiscated her phone. The Twitter user, named Dorothy, tw...
12:28 2019-08-16

Couple Prays In Cleansing Ritual After Instagram Post On Bali Temple A Czech couple slammed for disrespecting a Balinese temple took part in a ritual purification ceremony Thursday, after their antics sparked warnings ...
12:28 2019-08-16

Decoding Taylor Swift's "Lover" Song Lyrics: All the Hidden Easter Eggs Taylor Swift just delivered her most romantic song to date! The superstar singer has released "Lover," the title track off of her upcoming seventh s...
12:28 2019-08-16

RHOC's Gina Kirschenheiter Finalizes Divorce, Continues Restraining Order Against Ex Matt UPDATE: Real Housewives of Orange County star Gina Kirschenheiter is one step closer to becoming a single woman. She and Matthew Kirschenheiter appe...
12:28 2019-08-16

Why Miley Cyrus and Liam Hemsworth's Marriage Isn't Over Just Yet Miley Cyrus can't stop and won't stop thinking about her future with Liam Hemsworth. Less than a week after news broke that the couple was splitting...
12:28 2019-08-16

With game-winning grand slam, Bryce Harper comes through in clutch — again — for Phillies The massive blast capped a comeback against the Cubs and also served as a reminder that Harper is doing more to justify his massive contract than may...
12:28 2019-08-16

FBI: Tech company Asurion paid $300K ransom after private data was stolen A data thief at Asurion thief threatened to leak "sensitive data" on thousands of the company's employees and more than one million customers. ...
12:56 2019-08-16

Thomas turns it around and shares lead at Medinah Justin Thomas turns it around quick with share of course record at Medinah and share of BMW Championship lead with Jason Kokrak    &#...
12:56 2019-08-16

Canada's Intact Financial to buy Guarantee Co, Frank Cowan for C$1 billion Canadian property and casualty insurer Intact Financial Corp said on Thursday it agreed to buy The Guarantee Co of North America and Frank Cowan Co f...
12:56 2019-08-16

Trump Is Said to Ask: Can We Buy Greenland? At a meeting last spring in the Oval Office, President Trump joked about buying Greenland for its resources, according to a person who was in attenda...
12:56 2019-08-16

Economic Trouble Signs Hang Over Trump’s Trade War White House advisers discount warnings of a possible recession. But the president may be gambling that the Federal Reserve can ward off that prospect...
12:56 2019-08-16

Comics Bobcat Goldthwait, Dana Gould injured in Atlanta car crash Standup comedians Dana Gould and Bobcat Goldthwait were injured in a two-vehicle crash as they were pulling up to a gig at an Atlanta theater on Thur...
12:56 2019-08-16

'Jimmy Kimmel Live!,' 'The Walking Dead' fined by FCC over use of emergency-alert tones "Jimmy Kimmel Live!," "The Walking Dead" and two others were hit with more than $600,000 in FCC fines Thursday for misuse of emergency-alert tones. ...
12:56 2019-08-16

Kyle Long Tried To Beat A Teammate With His Own Helmet And Then Barfed Training camp fights are a relatively common occurrence, but few are as eventful as the scrap that took place on Wednesday between Bears offensive li...
13:14 2019-08-16

Team USA Routed In Bleak Scrimmage Against D-League Crew Team USA still needs to winnow its pool of 15 finalists down to 12 before the FIBA World Cup begins on September 1. No one else is getting added to t...
13:14 2019-08-16

Woodstock festival ‘pilgrims’ return to concert site 50 years later Bethel Woods Center for the Arts is hosting a series of events Thursday through Sunday at the bucolic 1969 concert site, 130 kilometres northwest of ...
13:14 2019-08-16

Southwest adding new $99 Hawaii flights in January: Sacramento-Honolulu, Oakland-Kona Tickets for Southwest's new Hawaii flights, including nonstop service from California to the Big Island, go on sale Thursday for as low as $99. ...
13:14 2019-08-16

Russian Sully: Pilot hailed as hero for landing in cornfield after collision with seagulls Urals Airlines Cap. Damir Yusupov, who landed in a Russian cornfield after a bird strike, is an ex-lawyer who graduated flight school in 2013.  ...
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Airport security lines are about to get shorter The TSA just added more PreCheck airlines to its expedited screening program. Buzz60’s Sean Dowling has more.      &#...
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Fritz Keller: Who is the man set to become DFB president? After a stint as president of Bundesliga club Freiburg, Fritz Keller looks set to take the top job in German football. The 62-year-old appears at fir...
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