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Hong Kong police clash with protesters at airport Chaotic scenes were reported outside Hong Kong's airport after police used pepper spray on protesters who blocked a police van. Flights at the airpor...
02:00 2019-08-14

Greece: Villages evacuated as wildfires rage As a major wildfire on the island of Evia continues to spread, rescuers are racing to evacuate hundreds of people. "The only way for this fire to be ...
02:00 2019-08-14

US delays tariffs on key Chinese goods, prompting market surge The US has announced a delay imposing tariffs on certain Chinese products that had been earmarked for the measure from next month. China has said the...
02:00 2019-08-14

Russia calls, then cancels, town's evacuation after nuclear mishap Radiation has spiked at a nearby town following last week's explosion at a rocket testing site. First responders have been silenced, while villagers ...
02:00 2019-08-14

Google, Facebook, Amazon to testify in U.S. against French digital tax Alphabet Inc's Google unit, Facebook Inc and Amazon.com Inc are among the companies that will testify Monday at a U.S. government hearing on the Fren...
02:00 2019-08-14

U.S. FTC chief says regulator is prepared to break up big tech firms: Bloomberg The U.S. Federal Trade Commission is prepared to break up major technology companies if necessary by undoing past mergers, Chairman Joe Simons said i...
02:00 2019-08-14

Oculus VR cofounder Nate Mitchell is leaving Facebook Yet another of Oculus' key people is leaving Facebook: Nate Mitchell says he's going to be taking time to travel, spend time with his family, and rec...
02:00 2019-08-14

Plants vs. Zombies: Battle for Neighborville trailer leaks Plants vs. Zombies: Battle for Neighborville is the latest shooter spinoff for PopCap's tower-defense series. A work-in-progress trailer has leaked.R...
02:00 2019-08-14

Google’s next antitrust headache could be its AI-driven job search Google's AI and machine learning job search tools have put the company in the crosshairs of rival job sites that accuse the tech giant of antitrust a...
02:00 2019-08-14

Singularity6: Former Riot Games developers raise $16.5 million for multiplayer fantasy game Singularity6 is coming out of stealth as an online game developer, and the Los Angeles studio has raised $16.5 million led by Andreessen Horowitz.Rea...
02:00 2019-08-14

Lack of sleep is more of a problem for teen girls than social media Parents shouldn’t worry about how much time teens are spending on social media as long as they are getting plenty of sleep and exercise and aren’t be...
02:00 2019-08-14

The best Now TV pass offers, boxes and voucher deal prices in August 2019 Now TV pass offers are our speciality here at TechRadar as we're here to find you the cheapest Now TV Boxes and HDMI Stick deals on the net. We&...
02:00 2019-08-14

England captain Joe Root: I must stick to my plan to get Steve Smith out in Ashes clash Joe Root has called on England's attack to be ruthless when bowling to Steve Smith and says he must be more patient as captain against the Australian...
02:28 2019-08-14

Exclusive: Citgo to appoint new CEO to navigate political, legal turmoil - sources Citgo Petroleum Corp has selected Carlos Jorda as its next chief executive, according to three people familiar with the matter, turning to a seasoned...
02:28 2019-08-14

GM, Ford planning for possible economic downturn: executives The top two U.S. automakers are preparing for a possible economic downturn, the companies said on Tuesday, as an ongoing trade war between Washington...
02:28 2019-08-14

Maruti Suzuki Chairman Expects Government Intervention To Fix Auto Crisis Industry stalwart R C Bhargava, Chairman, Maruti Suzuki India believes that despite reluctance seen until now, the government is finally ready to hel...
02:28 2019-08-14

Govt Has No Intent To Orphan ICE-Based Automotive Ecosystem: Anand Mahindra Even as the Indian auto sector is going through one of its worst times with slumping sales and poor demand, the central government has not abandoned ...
02:28 2019-08-14

South Bend cops warn city becoming ‘Wild West’ amid spate of shootings, rift with Buttigieg As Mayor Pete Buttigieg was hitting the presidential campaign trail in Iowa last weekend, back home in South Bend, Ind., the city was plagued by a sp...
02:28 2019-08-14

Tuesday’s Daily Brief: Hong Kong airport disruption, Geneva Conventions at 70, new Ebola drug breakthrough, French fighters face Iraq execution; Europe pushed on stranded migrants and Aden update Our main stories today cover: Human rights chief on chaos at Hong Kong airport; Geneva Conventions have been ‘limiting brutality’ for 70 years; break...
02:56 2019-08-14

Amidst new challenges, Geneva Conventions mark 70 years of ‘limiting brutality’ during war In commemorating the 70th anniversary of the landmark Geneva Conventions, the president of the United Nations Security Council hailed the “significan...
02:56 2019-08-14

Devendra Fadnavis, Ministers To Donate One-Month Salary For Flood Relief Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis and all Cabinet ministers on Tuesday decided to donate their one-month salary towards the Chief Minister...
02:56 2019-08-14

Draft Bill Proposing Jail For Hurting Doctors On Duty Ready: Minister A draft legislation seeking to punish people who assault on-duty doctors and other healthcare professionals by imprisoning them for up to 10 years, h...
02:56 2019-08-14

"Durga Puja Tax" Opens New Mamata Banerjee vs Centre Front Politics has muscled its way into Durga Puja pandals in West Bengal ahead of festivities barely 50 days away. On orders from Mamata Banerjee, top wom...
02:56 2019-08-14

Odisha Woman Alleges Husband Gave Her Triple Talaq: Official A Muslim woman from the Soro area in Odisha's Balasore district has lodged a complaint with the administration, accusing her husband of giving her tr...
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

NASA Awards Contract for Exploration Ground Systems Program Services NASA has selected ARES Technical Services Corporation in Burlingame, California, to provide support services to the Exploration Ground Systems (EGS) ...
02:56 2019-08-14

The Trailer: Sanders has a bone to pick with the media In this edition: Sanders's beef with the media and the pollsters, an ad designed especially for the president, and the success of Tom Steyer's buy-a-...
02:56 2019-08-14

14-year-old girl killed by falling rocks in Montana’s Glacier National Park The family was traveling west on Going-to-the-Sun Road when the vehicle was hit by rockfall at around 7 p.m., according to a Glacier Park release. &...
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

Jury awards 3 women $13.25M after sexual misconduct at a California psychiatric facility A jury awarded $13.25 million to three former psychiatric patients in a sexual misconduct case involving Vista del Mar Hospital.    &...
02:56 2019-08-14

More than 30 members of clergy, religious activists sign letter declaring their churches immigrant 'sanctuaries': report A group of more than 30 clergy and religious activists in Birmingham have signed a letter promising sanctuary to immigrants facing mass deportations ...
02:56 2019-08-14

Giants WR Tate suspended 4 games for performance enhancer New York Giants wide receiver Golden Tate has had the appeal of his four-game suspension for a violation of the NFL's policy on performance enha...
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...
03:14 2019-08-14

Why more depression treatments should include exercise A new review of specialist studies finds that exercise is indeed effective against depression. Yet many mental health recommendations fail to include...
03:14 2019-08-14

Pancreatic cancer cells spread by 'educating' the tumor environment Why does pancreatic cancer spread? The answer may lie in a previously unknown set of molecules that help cancer cells shape the environment around tu...
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

Arch Frenemy: Fenty Beauty Is Now Coming for Our Brows How does Rihanna always seem to know what we need? She’s given us awlllll the foundation shades—available in two finishes, as of Thursday—and dragged...
03:14 2019-08-14

Joseph Tsai to buy rest of Brooklyn Nets for record $2.35B Meet the new owner of the Brooklyn Nets. Joseph Tsai, the billionaire co-founder of e-commerce giant Alibaba, is close to signing a deal to buy the 5...
04:00 2019-08-14

Antonio Brown back to worrying about his feet after Helmetgate NAPA, Calif. — Antonio Brown walked onto the Oakland Raiders practice field in his familiar No. 84 jersey surrounded by cameras and received warm gre...
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

Boris Johnson risks betraying EU referendum result by forcing through no-deal Brexit, Philip Hammond warns Boris Johnson risks betraying the EU referendum result if he forces through a no-deal Brexit by listening to "unelected" saboteurs, Philip Hammond ha...
04:28 2019-08-14

Giant steel tubes form crossing on flood-hit road in Yorkshire Dales after bridge on world cycling championship route collapses Giant steel tubes are being used to form the basis of a temporary crossing after a bridge on the world cycling championship route was destroyed by fl...
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

Broadway producer Ben Spreche arrested on child pornography charges Producer Ben Sprecher, 65, of Manhattan, was charged with possession and distribution of child pornography and released on $100,000 bail with a warni...
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

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

High taxes, fees make Chicago casino 'not financially feasible' A high tax and fee structure mandated by an Illinois law for Chicago's first casino would make the project "generally not financially feasible" regar...
05:14 2019-08-14

New Media-Gannett duo hit the road to sell merger to investors Michael Reed, the chairman and CEO of New Media Investment Group, hit the road Tuesday to convince investors that they should stay the course as he t...
05:42 2019-08-14

Employees fear layoffs after CBS and Viacom merger The merger of CBS and Viacom has staffers bracing for layoffs — but the companies are keeping mum about when and where they’ll wield the ax. “The big...
05:42 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

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

Masked ‘TV Head’ serial-pranksters left vintage TVs in front of 60 residences and nobody knows why About 60 residents in a Virginia neighborhood awoke Sunday morning to find vintage TV sets had been left on their property. Footage obtained from sev...
06:00 2019-08-14

|TougheconomydriesupIndustrialDevelopmentCorporationfunding Though the IDC - a national development finance institution - expects to "create and save" over 19 000 jobs, this is some 10 000 fewer than projected...
06:00 2019-08-14

Anthony Joshua and the sport of boxing put their reputations on the line Matt Christie gives his verdict on Anthony Joshua's controversial decision The post Anthony Joshua and the sport of boxing put their reputations on t...
06:28 2019-08-14

What Anthony Joshua can expect in Saudi Arabia Joe Gallagher gives his verdict on Anthony Joshua's decision to take the Andy Ruiz rematch to Saudi Arabia The post What Anthony Joshua can expect in...
06:28 2019-08-14

U.S. Delays Some China Tariffs Until Stores Stock Up for Holidays President Trump pushed off imposing a new 10 percent tariff on cellphones, laptop computers, toys and other goods until Dec. 15. Some other items wer...
06:56 2019-08-14

How Online Gun Sales Can Exploit a Major Loophole in Background Checks Federal law doesn’t require private gun sellers to make background checks so millions of guns are sold without them. The internet has made these sale...
06:56 2019-08-14

John Hickenlooper Mulling Ending Presidential Bid to Run for Senate Mr. Hickenlooper, who has remained near the bottom of the Democratic field, is in discussions to challenge Colorado’s Republican senator, Cory Gardne...
06:56 2019-08-14

New Mexico man allegedly choked his cat and fed it meth A man from New Mexico was arrested for choking his cat and feeding it methamphetamine, officials revealed on Monday. Aaron Spaulding, 39, was initial...
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

Escaped prisoner took Lyft ride to family’s house days before release: cops A prisoner who was just a week away from being released escaped from a minimum security lockup in North Carolina — but gave himself away by tak...
06:56 2019-08-14

Jeffrey Epstein compared himself to Patriots owner Robert Kraft: reporter Jeffrey Epstein insisted he wasn’t a pedophile and compared himself to New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft during a series of off-the-recor...
06:56 2019-08-14

Pete Buttigieg meets woman who shook Robert Kennedy’s hand at Iowa state fair Presidential hopeful Pete Buttigieg had an interesting encounter with a woman in Iowa on Tuesday. The woman stood in line to shake hands with the Sou...
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

Video Game Consoles Won't Get Pricier In America, At Least For Now A 10 percent tax on video game consoles and other consumer electronics has been delayed until December 15, the Office of the United States Trade Repr...
06:56 2019-08-14

Immaculate Set Of Pokémon Cards Sells For $107,010 A complete set of first-edition Pokémon cards just sold for $107,010 on Goldin Auctions. But don’t worry—it’s extremely unlikely the card binder your...
06:56 2019-08-14

I Helped Some Gaggling Final Fantasy XIV Newbies Best One Of the Trickiest Bosses There are moments in online games when leadership and authority are thrust upon us. In group-based content, like the various boss fights in Final Fan...
06:56 2019-08-14

Selena Gomez Is Launching Her Own Beauty Line, So Get Your Wallets Ready Hold the phone! Selena Gomez is launching her own beauty line. So start saving your coins and making room in your Alex drawers. After scoring count...
06:56 2019-08-14

Damning Report: Mom’s Investigation Into Why This Restaurant Keeps The AC Up So High Has Concluded That It’s Because They Want Their Customers To Freeze Lunch today was supposed to be a relaxed, casual affair, but in light of some shocking revelations, it’s turned out to be anything but: Mom’s investi...
06:56 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

Germán becomes majors first 16-game winner as Yanks beat O's Domingo Germán pitched seven strong innings to become the first 16-game winner in the majors and the New York Yankees beat Baltimore 8-3, runn...
08:00 2019-08-14

Woods shows up in Chicago, has work to do to reach Atlanta Golf notes: Tiger shows up at Medinah feeling better, Rory reliving moments at Medinah that go beyond golf        ...
08:00 2019-08-14

American Airlines Kept Children Overnight Without Food, Say Parents The 8-year-old, who lives in Beaverton, Oregon, flew east in early August for the camp's week-long summer program outside of Charlottesville, Virgini...
08:00 2019-08-14

Warden Of Jail Where Jeffrey Epstein Died Reassigned, Guards Put On Leave The warden of the high-security New York prison where convicted pedophile Jeffrey Epstein apparently committed suicide has been temporarily reassigne...
08:00 2019-08-14

Norwegian Air cutting more flights between East Coast and Europe The European low-fare carrier will end flights from the East Coast to Dublin on Sept. 15. Service from Hamilton, Ontario, is also being axed.  ...
08:28 2019-08-14

How an abortion in the US south can push one over the financial edge In a Shreveport, Louisiana, poor, rural corner of the south, getting an abortion is not only logistically and emotionally difficult, but a battle aga...
08:28 2019-08-14

Why Fast & Furious is the best film franchise of all time | Arwa Mahdawi I can’t wait to see Hobbs & Shaw – with its diverse cast and focus on loyalty, the car-racing series encapsulates the best of the USIf you need some ...
08:28 2019-08-14

The glaciers of Iceland seemed eternal. Now a country mourns their loss | Andri Snær Magnason My grandparents mapped these giants of the landscape. A plaque will mark the spot where the first was lost to the climate crisisHow do you write a eu...
08:28 2019-08-14

'Where are they?': families search for Chile’s disappeared prisoners Many went missing between 1973 and 1990 during the dictatorship of Augusto Pinochet – and relatives are still seeking answersIt has been 43 years sin...
08:28 2019-08-14

One woman killed and one injured in 'terrifying carnage' in Sydney's CBD Police say 20-year-old suspect from western Sydney was carrying information on extremist ideologies when arrestedAs it happened: man had history of m...
08:28 2019-08-14

Walter Chandoha's purrfect cats – in pictures In 1949, Walter Chandoha adopted a stray kitten New York. When he began taking pictures of his new pet, Loco, he was so inspired by the results that ...
08:28 2019-08-14

Mullets might be maligned, but my teenage daughter's haircut is bringing people together | Suzy Freeman Greene Children asked for selfies. A guy in a ute was moved to stop his car and request a photo“I don’t do mullets,” my hairdresser declared when I told her...
08:56 2019-08-14

New 2020 Volkswagen T-Roc Cabriolet fills gap in range News 13 Aug, 2019 New Volkswagen T-Roc Cabriolet spells end for convertible Golf and will try to succeed where Range Rover Evoque Conve...
08:56 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

Border Patrol rescues young Guatemalan woman near Arivaca TUCSON – A young Guatemalan woman was rescued by U.S. Border Patrol agents Sunday while tracking a group of migrants near Arivaca. Tucson Secto...
09:14 2019-08-14

DIGGING DEEPER: Alleged terrorists attended Tucson high schools TUCSON – The Digging Deeper team uncovered the latest documents that involved the arrests of two Tucson men charged with terrorism-related crimes. Th...
09:14 2019-08-14

On International Left-Handers Day, Some Interesting Facts About Lefties Why are some people lefties? How many people in the world are left-handed? On International Left-Handers Day, here are some interesting facts about l...
09:42 2019-08-14

British Man's Dentures Disappeared, Found Stuck In Throat 8 Days Later A 72-year-old man could not figure out what was wrong with his throat. It turned out that his dentures, which he thought were lost during an operatio...
09:42 2019-08-14

Oil prices drop as China economic data disappoints and US crude inventories rise Oil prices fell on Wednesday on disappointing economic data from China and a rise in U.S. crude inventories, erasing some of the sharp gains in the p...
09:42 2019-08-14

Twitter's latest test lets you follow topics Twitter isn't relenting in its eagerness to test new features. The social site has begun testing an option to follow topics in addition to peop...
10:00 2019-08-14

Back to school: The best TVs for a dorm (and what to stream on them) Please enjoy this guide to the best TVs and streamers to use in a dorm room, just one part of our larger 2019 back-to-school guide. In addition to to...
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

Build the PC of your dreams... on PS4, Xbox and Switch PC Building Simulator, a game in which players can create monster PC gaming rigs, is now available on Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4 and Xbox One. Be...
10:00 2019-08-14

Jerry: Deals must fit within confines of salary cap Having seen a rush to do deals burn the Cowboys in the past, owner and general manager Jerry Jones said he isn't opposed to continuing negotiations w...
10:00 2019-08-14

Falling carbon emissions aren't harming California economy, study says A new analysis says California, one of the most environmentally conscious states in the nation, has again achieved a net reduction in carbon emission...
10:28 2019-08-14

| Tottenham ready to make Eriksen top earner Tottenham Hotspur are reportedly ready to make midfielder Christian Eriksen their joint-top earner in the bid to keep him - but it may not be enough ...
10:28 2019-08-14

Are there any princes or princesses left in Germany? Germany's palaces are major tourist attractions, but where did all the kings and queens go? Here's why you might hear about German royals today, even...
10:56 2019-08-14

Visionary Musicians Seek Truths for the Future in a Spiritual Past Moor Mother, Ben LaMar Gay, Angel Bat Dawid and other jazz-adjacent storytellers are embracing tradition and questions about the nature of performanc...
10:56 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

The Los Angeles Opera Will Investigate Placido Domingo Over Sexual Harassment Accusations (SAN FRANCISCO) — Two music companies canceled appearances by Placido Domingo and the Los Angeles Opera said Tuesday it would launch an investi...
11:42 2019-08-14

A Letter from the Alleged Christchurch Mosque Attacker Has Been Posted Online (WELLINGTON, New Zealand) — New Zealand officials admitted Wednesday that they made a mistake by allowing the man accused of killing 51 people ...
11:42 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

UPDATE 1-Anbang's Japan properties up for sale, Blackstone seen bidding -sources China's troubled Anbang Insurance Group has put its $2.4 billion property portfolio in Japan up for sale and previous owner Blackstone Group is biddi...
11:42 2019-08-14

PRESS DIGEST- New York Times business news - Aug 14 The following are the top stories on the New York Times business pages. Reuters has not verified these stories and does not vouch for their accuracy....
11:42 2019-08-14

Volkswagen Confirms Participation At The 2020 Auto Expo After missing out on the Auto Expo in 2018, Volkswagen India has confirmed that it will participate in the 2020 Auto Expo which is all set to be held...
11:42 2019-08-14

Ohio teen arrested for threats against federal agents had 10,000 rounds of ammo in his house, FBI affidavit 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.  &#...
12:00 2019-08-14

NYPD officer kills himself amid rash of police suicides A New York Police Department officer died by suicide in Yonkers today, the eighth such death for the department in 2019.     ...
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

4chan post about Epstein's death before news was public didn't come from FDNY, officials say The FDNY said a 4chan post which claimed Jeffrey Epstein died well before it was first reported in the media did not come from the department.  ...
12:00 2019-08-14

US delays China tariffs for laptops and mobile phones The US is to delay imposing 10% tariffs on a number of Chinese products including laptops and phones until December - helping Wall Street shares boun...
12:28 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

NASA Descends on Icelandic Lava Field to Prepare for Mars To prepare for the next mission to Mars in 2020, NASA has taken to the lava fields of Iceland to get its new robotic space explorer ready for the job...
12:28 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

How to create a light and bright home — even without the sun TOWN SQUARE | Play with bright, cheery colors or pastels for throw pillows, accents and artwork. Bright artwork is an easy way to freshen up your wal...
13:14 2019-08-14

Hackers can turn headphones into ‘acoustic weapons,’ cybersecurity expert warns Speakers on your phone, computer and other internet-connected devices could be hacked and used to wreak havoc on your eardrums, warns a new investiga...
13:42 2019-08-14

Ford faces lawsuit alleging carbon monoxide leak in police Explorers The six plaintiffs, all state troopers in Washington, claim they suffered from headaches, nausea, foggy thinking or flu-like symptoms from driving th...
13:42 2019-08-14

GM, Ford prep for possible downturn Tit-for-tat tariffs between the U.S. and China have increased raw material costs for the auto industry, which is facing weak consumer demand in both ...
13:42 2019-08-14

Kitna returns to NFL with Cowboys, seeks growth in Prescott Jon Kitna unfolded a piece of paper detailing that day's practice plan because he thought it was a good way to illustrate why the former Dallas quart...
13:42 2019-08-14

WNBA suspends Griner 3 games for fight; 4 others punished Mercury center Brittney Griner will miss the next three games after the WNBA suspended her Tuesday for her role in a fight in the Dallas-Phoenix game...
13:42 2019-08-14

Kenyan women’s lacrosse team gets game-changing gift from opponents in Peterborough, Ont. Team Kenya was competing in a women’s lacrosse world championship in Peterborough, but it was at a major disadvantage. A competing team stepped in to...
14:00 2019-08-14

This Gigantic Whirlpool Is A Skylight And Rain Collector A massive whirlpool, located at The Shoppes at Marina Bay Sands, Singapore, makes for one of its central attractions. The large whirlpool forms insid...
14:00 2019-08-14

Swedish court expected to deliver verdict in A$AP Rocky assault case A Swedish court will rule Wednesday on whether American rapper A$AP Rocky is guilty of assault for his role in a June 30 street brawl in Stockholm. ...
14:00 2019-08-14

China's Hong Kong office condemns 'near-terrorist acts' at Hong Kong airport China's Hong Kong affairs office condemned what it called "near-terrorist acts" at Hong Kong's airport and reiterated support for local authorities t...
14:00 2019-08-14

Cathay Pacific says has fired two pilots over Hong Kong protests Cathay Pacific Airways has terminated the employment of two pilots, the company said on Wednesday, after it suspended them in the past week over the...
14:00 2019-08-14

British PM Johnson says opponents of Brexit are 'collaborating' with EU Prime Minister Boris Johnson said on Wednesday that some British lawmakers who thought they could bloc Brexit were engaging in a "terrible" collabora...
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

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

'Avengers: Endgame' screenwriters really wanted to deliver a satisfying conclusion One would imagine that as the screenwriting duo of Christopher Markus and Stephen McFeely began to tackle their sixth and, for now at least, final fi...
14:56 2019-08-14

Stacey Abrams decides not to run for president in 2020 – as it happened Abrams, who ran for Georgia governor, won’t pursue 2020 bidTrump says: ‘The Hong Kong thing is a very tough situation’Sign up for the US briefing and...
14:56 2019-08-14

Australia's coal use sharpens Pacific tension as Scott Morrison arrives for forum Tuvalu PM says no amount of funding makes up for Australia’s failure to cut emissions The scene has been set for tense discussions in Tuvalu as Scott...
14:56 2019-08-14

Australia's Kyoto loophole eight times larger than entire Pacific emissions Analysts say Kyoto credits being used to back out of promised cuts as Tuvalu’s PM calls Australia’s $500m pledge an immoral ploy to quell debate Aust...
14:56 2019-08-14

Arthur Jafa in Bloom Sought after by Spike Lee, Stanley Kubrick, and Solange Knowles alike, the visual artist is changing representations of blackness in museums and beyo...
14:56 2019-08-14

The Latest: A$AP Rocky, bodyguards assaulted man on ground A Swedish court that found American rapper A$AP Rocky guilty of assault for his role in a June 30 street brawl in Stockholm says he and his two bodyg...
14:56 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

Japan urges more than 300,000 to evacuate as storm Krosa nears Japan advised more than 300,000 people to evacuate their homes on Wednesday and airlines canceled hundreds of scheduled flights as a tropical storm b...
15:14 2019-08-14

Fire rages on Greece's Evia, threat to people averted Aircraft dumped water early on Wednesday to douse the flames of a wildfire on the Greek island of Evia that had prompted the evacuation of villages a...
15:14 2019-08-14

Cop Comes Face-To-Face With Maoist Sister In Chhattisgarh Encounter An account of a fortnight-old encounter that brought two siblings face-to-face during an anti-Maoist operation has come to light now. The cop brother...
15:14 2019-08-14

China says Hong Kong protests 'near terrorism' as airport reopens China said Hong Kong's protest movement had reached "near terrorism" on Wednesday, after a night of ugly clashes at the city's airport where demonstr...
15:14 2019-08-14

Southern Yemeni separatists tell Saudi Arabia: evict Islah or lose the war Yemen's southern separatists vowed on Wednesday to keep control over Aden, warning the only way out of the impasse that has fractured a Saudi-led mil...
15:14 2019-08-14

Inside a 24-hour firehouse shift with UFC heavyweight Stipe Miocic Former UFC champion Stipe Miocic will challenge Daniel Cormier for the heavyweight belt on Saturday. But his training was put on hold for a 24-hour s...
15:42 2019-08-14

'Mistake made' after NZ mosque attack suspect sends letter from jail cell Officials in New Zealand have admitted making a mistake after the Christchurch mosque attack suspect was allowed to send a handwritten letter from hi...
15:42 2019-08-14

Autocar magazine 14 August - on sale now Autocar magazine 14 August - on sale now This week: We look at the future of driving fun, go behind the scenes at Ford's Detroit HQ, detail Ferrari...
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

10-Year-Old Snatched From Boat, Eaten By Crocodile In Philippines A boy was killed after being snatched from a boat by a saltwater crocodile in the southern Philippines, as the reptiles' shrinking habitat leads to r...
15:42 2019-08-14

Semenya says she never felt supported by other women Double Olympic champion Caster Semenya, who has been locked in a battle over her testosterone levels with athletics authorities, said on Wednesday th...
16:00 2019-08-14

A look at the global fintech landscape and how countries are embracing digital disruption in financial services This is a preview of the “Global Fintech Landscape” premium research report from Business Insider Intelligence, Business Insider's premiu...
16:28 2019-08-14

The husband of an El Paso shooting victim says he has no other family, so he's inviting the community to attend his wife's funeral Reuters/Callaghan O'Hare Antonio Basco, who was married to a victim of the mass shooting at an El Paso Walmart, said he has no other family after lo...
16:28 2019-08-14

Former Disney Channel actress Bella Thorne to direct Pornhub film about star-crossed lovers Slaven Vlasic/Getty Images Actress, author and musician Bella Thorne joined Pornhub's Visionaries Director's Series with "Her & Him," which tells th...
16:28 2019-08-14

| Dananjaya takes 5-for in rain-hit Day 1 in Galle Ross Taylor hit an unbeaten half-century to keep New Zealand afloat after Sri Lanka spinner Akila Dananjaya claimed five wickets on a rain-hit day on...
16:28 2019-08-14

Spencer has Naked ambition for fine wine merchant The City billionaire Michael Spencer is engineering a bid for the fine wine merchant being sold as part of its owner's transformation into an online-...
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

Governors of Missouri, Kansas sign deal to end economic ‘border war’ Missouri Gov. Mike Parson, a Republican, and Kansas Gov. Laura Kelly, a Democrat, addressed their states’ long-running economic “border war” Tuesday,...
16:28 2019-08-14

Fannie, Freddie to Consider Alternatives to FICO Scores Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac, two mortgage-finance firms that back nearly half of U.S. mortgages, will have to consider credit-score alternatives to Fa...
16:28 2019-08-14

Retail Stocks Rally as Tariffs Are Delayed Shares of department stores, discount chains and even toy makers rallied Tuesday after the U.S. said it would delay some tariffs against China until ...
16:28 2019-08-14

Sala and pilot likely exposed to carbon monoxide before fatal crash - report "Emiliano Sala\u0027s blood showed high levels of carbon monoxide, air accident investigators said on Wednesday, and it was likely the pilot of the p...
16:56 2019-08-14

A$AP Rocky found guilty of Sweden assault, won’t face prison A Swedish court on Wednesday found American rapper A$AP Rocky guilty of assault for his role in a June 30 street brawl in Stockholm that drew the clo...
16:56 2019-08-14

Trade Tensions Take Toll on Economic Growth in Germany, China Germany’s economy shrank in the second quarter and China reported a raft of weak data, sharpening fears of a slowdown spiral in Europe and Asia’s two...
16:56 2019-08-14

Where Your Emotional Support Animal Is Allowed to Sit on a Plane In May, a man was attacked by an emotional support animal while flying on Delta; according to a lawsuit filed by the passenger, the animal tried repe...
16:56 2019-08-14

I'm STAPLE Founder Jeffstaple, and This Is How I Work Jeff Ng was a sneakerhead before they called them sneakerheads. Better known by his handle @jeffstaple—named after his creative agency and his clothi...
16:56 2019-08-14

Jeffrey Epstein sex abuse accuser files first in wave of lawsuits A New York woman who said she was sexually assaulted by Jeffrey Epstein at the age of 14 sued the disgraced financier's estate and a former associate...
17:14 2019-08-14

Teenage activist Greta takes climate campaign to the high seas With the wind in her hair and TV cameras pointing at her, Swedish teenager Greta Thunberg began a trans-Atlantic crossing in a racing yacht on Wednes...
17:14 2019-08-14

We might finally know the exact names Apple is using for its iPhone 11 lineup Only about a month separates us from Apple’s iPhone press conference, where the company will unveil three new devices, part of the iPhone 11 fa...
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

Security researcher demos a modified iPhone charging cable that can hijack your computer As far as iPhone and Mac hacks are concerned, a California-based security researcher who goes by the name MG recently came up with one of the more cl...
17:42 2019-08-14

Noah Hawley Discusses the Status of His Doctor Doom Movie (Again) Tiffany Haddish makes her pitch to be Nubia in DC’s cinematic universe. Idris Elba wants back in on Thor: Love and Thunder somehow. Jeph Loeb clarifi...
17:42 2019-08-14

Terrorist Who Allegedly Killed 51 People in New Zealand Gets Letter Published to 4Chan From Jail The white supremacist accused of killing 51 people at two mosques in Christchurch, New Zealand, currently has no access to internet, TV, newspapers, ...
17:42 2019-08-14

Museum shrouds endangered wildlife exhibits in mourning veil Bristol Museum to highlight biodiversity crisis after children demand true stories of exhibitsOne of Britain’s largest natural history collections is...
17:42 2019-08-14

This CEO Wants to Extract Rare Earths From Trade Fight The rare-earths company that Amanda Lacaze runs is small, but her mission is immense: weaning the West off its dependence on China for the obscure me...
17:42 2019-08-14

Battle Emerges Over Nuclear Waste in America's Oil Patch A plan to build two big nuclear-waste storage facilities in the heart of the most important U.S. oil field is igniting a fight between frackers and t...
17:42 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

SEC preseason power rankings: Alabama the best of the best conference but has company at top USA TODAY Sports is ranking every Power Five league from its best team through its worst. Next up is the Southeastern Conference.    ...
18:00 2019-08-14

Saquon Barkley on support of Colin Kaepernick: I don't care if I lose fans Giants RB Saquon Barkley doesn't care one if he loses fans over his support of Colin Kaepernick, who hasn't played since Week 17 of 2016 se...
18:00 2019-08-14

UPDATE 2-Canada's CAE profit miss, weak cash flow send shares tumbling Canada's CAE Inc fell short of analysts' profit expectations on Wednesday and reported weaker-than-expected free cash flow in the quarter, sending it...
18:28 2019-08-14

Ford extends warranty on certain Focus, Fiesta models Ford Motor Co said on Wednesday it is extending warranty on clutch and related hardware in certain of its Focus and Fiesta cars due to complaints rel...
18:28 2019-08-14

EMERGING MARKETS-Latam markets struggle as recession fears grow; Argentine peso down again The Argentine peso declined for a third day on Wednesday and most Latin American markets weakened as worrying economic data from China and Germany an...
18:28 2019-08-14

'We can't reach the women who need us': the LGBT YouTubers suing the tech giant for discrimination The platform made stars of Bria Kam and Chrissy Chambers. But now the duo, along with other gay content creators, say they are losing their voice and...
18:28 2019-08-14

Watch: New York park posts signs after series of squirrel attacks Signs posted at a New York City park are warning visitors not to feed the local squirrels because the seemingly cute and cuddly residents have turned...
18:28 2019-08-14

Watch: Lone passenger on Delta flight chronicles 'private jet' experience A New York man who caught a flight from Colorado to Utah chronicled his experience on video when he turned out to be the only passenger on the plane....
18:28 2019-08-14

Burner Apps and No Selfies When Reviewing Restaurants It’s harder to remain incognito in the digital age, says Tejal Rao, our first California restaurant critic. She prefers dining tech that’s understate...
18:28 2019-08-14

Greta Thunberg sets sail on Atlantic crossing for climate conferences on zero-carbon yacht Environmental activist Greta Thunberg set sail from Plymouth today on a carbon neutral yacht to attend UN summits in New York and Chile on tackling g...
18:56 2019-08-14

Hong Kong protests are like terrorism, says China as paramilitary forces gather amid fears army could be used against demonstrators Images emerged today of Chinese paramilitary forces assembling only 20 miles from Hong Kong as Beijing claimed the protests there were "no different ...
18:56 2019-08-14

Rail fare increase 2019: Commuter prices to rise even higher after inflation index hits 2.8% Commuter rail fares are to rise even higher than expected in the new year after the inflation benchmark they are linked to went up faster than foreca...
18:56 2019-08-14

The Londoner: Has Spectator got Right stuff for US? Spectator sets its sights on US | Hugh Grant names his best film | Maya Jama has her birthday | Angela Rayner election readies her dog | Gaffe at La ...
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

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

|USrapperA$APRockygetssuspendedsentenceforassault A Stockholm court on Wednesday convicted US rapper A$AP Rocky of assault and handed him a suspended sentence over a street brawl in June, a case that...
18:56 2019-08-14

Stake petition platform lets shareholders rally for corporate change A petition platform called Stake aims to give stockholders more power to influence company practices by combining their small holdings into a unified...
18:56 2019-08-14

Stephen Colbert bashes Ken Cuccinelli for Statue of Liberty poem 'update' Amid Ken Cuccinelli's controversial comments about the famous Emma Lazarus Statue of Liberty sonnet, Stephen Colbert has an edit of his own. &#...
18:56 2019-08-14

Ashley Graham is pregnant with her first child: 'Life is about to get even better' "Surprise!" Graham and Ervin exclaimed in an Instagram video on Graham's page, as the camera panned away to reveal her growing belly.  ...
18:56 2019-08-14

Mason raises $25 million to expedite enterprise hardware development Mason, a startup developing a platform that expedites enterprise mobile hardware time to market, raised $25 million in series A funding led by Coatue...
18:56 2019-08-14

Mux raises $20 million to simplify video streaming and analytics Video technology and analytics startup Mux has raised $20 million in a funding round led by Evolution Media, with participation from Accel and Y Comb...
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

Judge slaps down Dem gambit in Trump impeachment probe A D.C. federal judge on Wednesday shot down an attempt by House Judiciary Committee Democrats to link their subpoena for former White House counsel D...
19:14 2019-08-14

A$AP Rocky found guilty of assault over Stockholm brawl Rapper is spared prison in case that provoked diplomatic row involving Donald TrumpA Stockholm court has found A$AP Rocky guilty of assault but spare...
19:14 2019-08-14

How to use Gradebook to enhance Google Classroom Learn how using Gradebook can give teachers a smooth workflow to track learning progress at schools and can also be helpful for businesses that use G...
19:14 2019-08-14

Fire resurges on Greece's Evia, challenges firefighters Aircraft and firefighters on the ground fought a blaze that burned large tracts of pristine pine forest on the Greek island of Evia on Wednesday as t...
19:14 2019-08-14

Uganda says malaria prevalence surges, cites climate change and refugees Uganda said on Wednesday it had recorded a 40% surge in the incidence of malaria, attributing the increase to a range of factors including a refugee ...
19:14 2019-08-14

WeWork IPO filing follows uneven road for other companies 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...
19:42 2019-08-14

Military-grade jet fuel made cheaply from plant waste instead of coal An expensive superfuel normally reserved for missiles and hypersonic jets can now be made from crop waste instead of fossil fuels - and more cheaply ...
19:42 2019-08-14

New Zealand Officials Admit Letting 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 ...
19:42 2019-08-14

'THE' Ohio State University: School files trademark for word 'the' on apparel Ohio State University filed a trademark application through the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office for the word 'the' on marketed items for s...
20:00 2019-08-14

Michael Bennett proving to be a new, but dominant force for Patriots Patriots Wire's Henry McKenna discusses Michael Bennett brining his big personality to the Patriots, while emerging as a leader for the team. &...
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

Moody's Analytics' Zandi: Housing market 'treading water', here's why The supply of newly built homes for sale dropped for the first time in six years. Mark Zandi, Moody's chief economist, and CNBC's Diana Oli...
20:28 2019-08-14

Worries on the horizon for Angela Merkel From climate change and trembling spells to a trembling government, German Chancellor Angela Merkel faces many challenges as she returns to office po...
20:28 2019-08-14

Hope to save critically endangered vaquita porpoise from extinction is dwindling The vaquita in the Gulf of California is the most endangered cetacean in the world. Most likely, no more than 10 animals are left. Its extinction is ...
20:28 2019-08-14

Greta Thunberg sets sail for NY climate summit No toilet, no shower, no kitchen; Swedish climate activist Greta Thunberg has begun her trans-Atlantic yacht trip from Plymouth. She will spend two n...
20:28 2019-08-14

Greta Thunberg — the teenage eco actvist 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...
20:28 2019-08-14

Debt and doom loops: The eurozone's Italian nightmare Brexit hogs the headlines, but its significance to the EU economy pales in comparison with Italy. An anti-euro party could soon be running a country ...
20:28 2019-08-14

Italy's Salvini suffers a setback in bid to topple government quickly Italian Interior Minister Matteo Salvini failed to force a no-confidence vote in parliament this week. Salvini is aiming for fresh elections, to capi...
20:28 2019-08-14

Ken Cuccinelli: Trump ally sparks outrage for saying famous Statue of Liberty immigration poem refers to 'people from Europe' The acting director of US Citizenship and Immigration Services has sparked outrage after saying the famous inscription enshrined on the Statue of Lib...
20:28 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

Inter-State Council Reconstituted With PM Modi As Its Chairman The Inter-State Council, which is mandated to investigate and advise on disputes between states, has been reconstituted with Prime Minister Narendra ...
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

'Sunnyside' and 'Bob ❤ Abishola' highlight immigrant experiences with humor and heart In the new NBC series "Sunnyside," Kal Penn plays a washed-up New York City politician who begins to tutor US immigrants on how to pass their citizen...
20:56 2019-08-14

Five Grooming Products To Make Summer Feel A Little Less Sweaty An occupational hazard that goes along with my job is that people I know in my real life often ask me things they probably wouldn’t say to other frie...
21:14 2019-08-14

Teen tennis star Cori 'Coco' Gauff gets wild card invite to U.S. Open American teen tennis star Cori "Coco" Goff was given a wild card entry to play at the 2019 U.S. Open after recent success at Wimbledon and the Citi O...
21:14 2019-08-14

|McebisiJonas:'SouthAfricaisn'tfarfromchaosortheIMF' Former deputy finance minister Mcebisi Jonas believes South Africa isn't far removed from chaos and that there exists a "historic opportunity" for th...
21:14 2019-08-14

|FormerEskomexecutivesseekSA'stoughestCEOjob The chief executive role at Eskom, considered the most challenging job in corporate South Africa, is attracting interest from people who know how dif...
21:14 2019-08-14

|Prescribedassetrequirementsandwhatitcouldmeanforyourhard-earnedpensionfund The total value of pension funds in SA is over R4 trillion and a new government policy around prescribed assets could unlock this pot of gold for the...
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

THQ Nordic says a new Saints Row game is 'deep in development' THQ Nordic had plenty of updates about upcoming games from its sprawling empire in its latest earnings report. Perhaps the most notable is that its V...
21:14 2019-08-14

Formula 1's underdogs struggle with the technical challenges of the sport As Renault approached the French Grand Prix, a lot was at stake. The race was on the team's home turf, at a make-or-break point in the season. N...
21:14 2019-08-14

The Morning After: What to expect from the next-gen Xbox Welcome! It's Wednesday. Today, we've got hints of a SNES resurgence on Nintendo's Switch, more vague details on the next-gen Xbox and...
21:14 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

Arizona baby falls ill after consuming flour disguised as baby formula: report Arizona law enforcement are investigating several cases of parents reportedly purchasing tampered packages of baby formula that had been emptied and ...
21:42 2019-08-14

Boy finds ancient woolly mammoth tooth in Amish country A 12-year-old boy visiting Ohio’s Amish Country may be one of the youngest archaeologists in history. Jackson Hepner was staying at The Inn at ...
21:42 2019-08-14

Trump order could weaken protections for threatened butterflies GREENBELT, Md. — Hand-raising monarch butterflies in the midst of a global extinction crisis, Laura Moore and her neighbors gather round in her subur...
21:42 2019-08-14

Fast-spreading fungus could drive bananas to extinction Imagine a world with no bananas: no banana for breakfast smoothies, no peanut butter and banana sandwiches at lunch and no banana splits for dessert....
21:42 2019-08-14

Trump sees Fed rather than trade war as source of market turmoil With global markets flashing concern about the fallout from the U.S.-China trade war and the near-term strength of the American economy, U.S. Preside...
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

Barclays ends partnership with cryptocurrency exchange Coinbase: sources Barclays is no longer providing banking services to major cryptocurrency exchange Coinbase, sources familiar with the matter told Reuters, ending a ...
22:00 2019-08-14

EMERGING MARKETS-Recession fears plague Latam markets, Argentina peso slides further Latin American markets were no exception to a slump across markets on Wednesday on rising fears of a looming recession, while Argentina's peso showed...
22:00 2019-08-14

Israel bracing for Temple Mount visit by Ilhan Omar, Rashida Tlaib Israeli officials are preparing for the possibility that Reps. Ilhan Omar and Rashida Tlaib — the first Muslim women elected to Congress —...
22:00 2019-08-14

DNA from bratwurst in woman’s throat linked suspect to killing A Colorado man sentenced this week to life in prison for killing a woman two years ago was tied to the slaying by DNA found on a 6-inch bratwurst lod...
22:00 2019-08-14

Maddy Freking is next girl to play in Little League World Series It’s been a half-decade since Mo’ne Davis became a national sensation, becoming the first girl in Little League World Series history to e...
22:28 2019-08-14

Little League World Series team accused of stealing signs Barrington (Rhode Island) Little League made the Little League World Series, and the team it beat to get there says it cheated to do it. After Barrin...
22:28 2019-08-14

Aaron Rodgers will not be giving updates on Matt LaFleur relationship Aaron Rodgers and first-year Packers coach Matt LaFleur are getting along just fine, thanks. Speaking with reporters Tuesday, the 35-year-old quarter...
22:28 2019-08-14

Mets summoning Ruben Tejada with Jeff McNeil going on IL The Mets are calling on a familiar face to help cope with their latest injury. They’re calling up Ruben Tejada as Jeff McNeil is going on the 1...
22:28 2019-08-14

This game reminds wagerers there are no sure things LAS VEGAS — If you’ve followed sports betting for any time at all, hopefully you’ve heard the advice that, “There’s no such thing as a sure thing.” M...
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

BCCI Keeps Administrative Manager Sunil Subramanium For West Indies Tour Sunil Subramaniam has tendered "an unconditional apology" for misbehaving with senior officials from the country's High Commissions in the West Indie...
22:28 2019-08-14

White Mississippi sheriff calls lawmaker ‘worse than a black person’ in text White Mississippi Sheriff Jim Johnson made a racist remark in a text message, a public records request by a local newspaper reveals.   ...
22:28 2019-08-14

Managing millennials the path to success for your small business Cross-generational staff work well when millennials are respected, encouraged to contribute and given plenty of opportunity for advancement.  &...
22:28 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

Cheap hostels could make an NYC comeback Backpackers rejoice. There might soon be a cheap bunk bed waiting for you in New York City. After a nearly decadelong ban, a new bill could soon lega...
22:56 2019-08-14

Shake Shack opening sprawling restaurant in theater district The theater district is getting a Shake Shack. The hamburger and crinkly fries outfit will open on the West 53rd Street side of 1700 Broadway at the ...
22:56 2019-08-14

Italian court allows migrant ship to dock. But Salvini says he will 'deny the landing.' An Italian court ruled Wednesday that a ship carrying 147 rescued migrants should be allowed to dock in Italy -- in defiance of a ban by Italy's far ...
22:56 2019-08-14

Report: Tsai to buy remainder of Nets franchise Joseph Tsai plans to buy the remainder of the Brooklyn Nets from Mikhail Prokhorov and become sole owner of the NBA franchise, the New York Post repo...
22:56 2019-08-14

Meet the first girl since Mo'ne Davis to play in LLWS — Coon Rapids' Maddy Freking The most notable girl to play in the Little League World Series was Mo'ne Davis. The most recent is Maddy Freking for Coon Rapids-Andover (Minn....
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

A$AP Rocky’s Guilty Verdict Doesn’t Bar Him From Returning to Sweden, Says Judge Who Convicted Him A Swedish court convicted A$AP Rocky of assault on Wednesday and the judge who convicted him says the guilty verdict does not bar the New York-born r...
00:00 2019-08-15

Trump’s Latest Proposal Would Allow Religious Contractors to Discriminate Against Everyone Who Isn’t a White Cisgender Christian In the continued push to become a theocracy in which all praises are due to the most high Vice President Mike Pence’s god, Trump’s administration pro...
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

Ackman's Pershing Square makes new investment in Berkshire Hathaway Billionaire investor William Ackman's hedge fund Pershing Square Capital Management has made a new bet on Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Inc , ...
00:00 2019-08-15

U.S. climate scientist removed from job to file whistleblower complaint A climate scientist for the Trump administration's health protection agency who was ordered by his agency to drop work on climate issues will file a ...
00:00 2019-08-15

Sea turtle hatchlings: How bright lights, smartphones, lure baby turtles to their deaths With the sea turtle hatching season in full swing, experts are warning of the massive threat that bright lights and camera flashes pose to the baby t...
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

Ask The Salty Waitress: Customers keep stealing our salt and pepper shakers Dear Salty, My wife and I own a breakfast and lunch restaurant, and we’re blessed that it does a steady business of tourists and regulars. We’ve been...
00:00 2019-08-15

Dominican Republic resort temporarily closes after woman claims she was beaten there The Dominican Republic resort where a Delaware woman says she was beaten unconscious is temporarily closing due to low occupancy.    ...
00:28 2019-08-15

Planning a visit to NYC soon? Here are 5 things you should know You can't beat a getaway to New York City. Though the city is hot in August, it tends to be less crowded as locals flock to the Hamptons and ups...
00:28 2019-08-15

FAA bans some Apple MacBooks from planes Apple has recently recalled batteries installed in some of the 15-inch MacBooks, which are now banned from airplanes.      ...
00:28 2019-08-15

Best beaches to visit on a cruise Islands and coasts around the world offer clear waters and clean sands. Check out the 12 best beaches to visit on a cruise, according to Cruise Criti...
00:28 2019-08-15

PetSmart customer says dog’s nose badly cut at grooming session A Virginia dog owner says her pooch’s dog suffered a severe nose injury in a PetSmart grooming session-gone-wrong. Victoria Lawhorne said the P...
00:28 2019-08-15

Driver bizarrely ‘double parks’ on top of another car in New Jersey How’s that for double-parking? A driver literally parked on top of another car on a New Jersey residential street Wednesday morning — and...
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

Reality Check: Statue of Liberty poem was written to welcome Jewish refugees, experts say While experts say there are a number of interpretations of the poem inscribed on the foot of the Statue of Liberty, they agree that Ken Cuccinelli's ...
00:28 2019-08-15

A$AP Rocky breaks silence after guilty verdict in Sweden assault case: I'm 'disappointed' A Swedish court ruled Wednesday that American rapper A$AP Rocky is guilty of assault for his role in a June 30 street brawl in Stockholm.  ...
00:28 2019-08-15

Should ‘Old Town Road’ be nominated for the CMA Awards? Voters aren't sure Lil Nas X's 'Old Town Road' has broken chart records, but some voters question if it should be nominated for the Country Music Associa...
00:28 2019-08-15

Listen: The Highwomen rewrite 'Highwayman' song with women's stories As on the original, Brandi Carlile, Natalie Hemby, Maren Morris and Amanda Shires sing from multiple perspectives.       &#...
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

Keller Williams Expands iBuying Reach in Deal With Offerpad Real-estate firm Keller Williams is joining with home-sales platform Offerpad, expanding its reach into the fast-growing market of algorithm-driven h...
00:28 2019-08-15

‘Retake Hong Kong’: A Movement, a Slogan and an Identity Crisis Hong Kong’s Beijing-backed government is struggling not only for control of the streets but over what the city means as a place and political entity....
00:56 2019-08-15

This Land Is a Sanctuary for Aboriginal Women. Bulldozers May Soon Come. Indigenous Australians have camped for over a year to block a proposed highway upgrade. The protest has become a homecoming that has allowed many to...
00:56 2019-08-15

Pelosi calls McConnell ‘Moscow Mitch’ over Russian meddling, stalled gun bills Nancy Pelosi on Wednesday taunted Mitch McConnell, using the nickname “Moscow Mitch” while lambasting the Senate majority leader for blocking bills t...
00:56 2019-08-15

Epstein had bizarre painting of Bill Clinton in dress, heels in townhouse "It was hanging up there prominently — as soon as you walked in — in a room to the right," a source told The Post. "Everybody who saw it laughed and ...
00:56 2019-08-15

Poorer kids may have less shade in their schoolyards (Reuters Health) - Elementary schools with the greatest proportions of poor children may have the least amount of shade in their schoolyards where ki...
00:56 2019-08-15

PolitiFact hammered for avoiding ruling on Warren, Harris claim Michael Brown was murdered The fact-checking website PolitiFact is again under fire for alleged political bias, after it posted a bizarre article Monday that refused to rule on...
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

Lord's turns red during second Ashes Test to celebrate the life of Ruth Strauss Even before Ruth Strauss died aged 46 in December, the seeds of the celebration of her life that takes place on Thursday, when Lord's will be painted...
01:14 2019-08-15

Mets Lose Jeff McNeil and Call Up Ruben Tejada McNeil, one of the club’s best hitters, sustained a hamstring strain and will be out until at least Aug. 24. Tejada, 29, has not played for the Mets ...
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

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

The Cubs Were Screwed By The Worst Strike Three Call Of The Season, Maybe Of All Time Maybe it’s time to let our robot umpire overlords reign supreme. At the very least, Cubs fans would be well within their rights in calling for the te...
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

Israeli flight attendant dies from measles months after New York flight Rotem Amitai developed a fever a few days after traveling from New York to Tel Aviv. It is unclear if she was inflected with the virus on the flight....
01:14 2019-08-15

Tesla exec turnover worse among Musk reports, analyst says Tesla’s executive turnover is higher than major Silicon Valley-based technology companies and is particularly acute among those reporting to CEO Elon...
01:42 2019-08-15

Ford extends transmission warranty on 2014-16 cars Powertrain chief says Focus and Fiesta models with the dual-clutch gearbox "remain safe to drive," but "we regret the inconvenience our customers hav...
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

Kashmir: Imran Khan says Pakistan will 'teach India a lesson' Pakistan PM says army is preparing to respond to anticipated Indian aggression in regionPakistan’s prime minister, Imran Khan, has threatened to “tea...
01:42 2019-08-15

Fury as Trump official says poem on Statue of Liberty refers to 'people from Europe' USCIS head Ken Cuccinelli condemned over poem commentsFamed inscription welcomed millions of immigrants to AmericaKen Cuccinelli, the acting director...
01:42 2019-08-15

Epstein conspiracy theories are farfetched – but can you blame people? | Jill Filipovic Mishandling of the billionaire’s case has prompted a crisis of public trust. The investigation must continueJeffrey Epstein, the shady businessman ac...
01:42 2019-08-15

How we think about the term 'enslaved' matters 400 years ago, the first Africans who came to America were not ‘enslaved’, they were indentured – and this makes a crucial difference when we think a...
01:42 2019-08-15

Simone Biles is redefining brilliance in a sport that shamefully failed her | Marina Hyde After the Larry Nassar saga USA Gymnastics should not exist but Biles continues to bring her sport dignity – and moneyOn Sunday night Simone Biles, o...
01:42 2019-08-15

The Joy of Six: football and the outside of the boot | Rob Smyth From Brazilian screamers to an extravagant shank via Peruvian insouciance, we celebrate one of football’s most difficult skillsNB: The point of the J...
01:42 2019-08-15

First cracks appear in Matteo Salvini's charge to be Italy's PM Former coalition partner M5S and opposition could unite to scupper far-right leader’s plansThis time last week the Italian far-right leader, Matteo S...
01:42 2019-08-15

Ibram X Kendi on why not being racist is not enough The historian on how he confronted his own racism and the lessons he learned along the way, the far right’s abuse of free speech, and why the rise of...
01:42 2019-08-15

NSW police say USB drive discovered on alleged Sydney stabbing attacker – video NSW police commissioner Mick Fuller speaks to the media in Sydney about the arrest of a 20-year-old man who allegedly went on a stabbing rampage in S...
01:42 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

Inner Circle: Harold Varner III explains importance of a great coach Harold Varner III gives Golfweek and USA TODAY Sports a behind-the-scenes look at his relationship with coach Scott Hamilton.    ...
02:00 2019-08-15

Report: Uber spent $200K a year on balloons for staff anniversaries; stickers to be used instead To cut back on costs, Uber is cutting helium balloons, which cost the company over $200,000 a year, a report says.      ...
02:00 2019-08-15

US Attorney's paralegal helped gang-member son find witnesses against him, prosecutors say A woman used her paralegal position in the New Jersey U.S. Attorney's Office to identify "snitches" cooperating with authorities against her son, an ...
02:56 2019-08-15

Kourtney Kardashian Celebrates Her Stretch Marks in Swimsuit Photo: Relive Her Most Candid Moments Kourtney Kardashian is wearing her stretch marks like a badge of honor. A photo of the 40-year-old Keeping Up With the Kardashians star and mother o...
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

Owners of kitty swiped by nanny win custody — and have change of heart “We have no plans for euthanization at this time,” Julie Berman told The Post. “As long as he isn’t suffering we’ll continue to work on a treatment p...
03:14 2019-08-15

Multiple Police Officers Reportedly Shot in Philadelphia Shootout [UPDATE] At least six police officers were reportedly shot by at least one gunman in what authorities described as an active shooter situation that began arou...
03:14 2019-08-15

Ben Shapiro's Advice for Poor People: Have You Ever Considered Just NOT Being Poor? Right-wing troll Ben Shapiro has some helpful advice for anyone who’s working two jobs and still struggling to make ends meet. Well, it’s less advice...
03:14 2019-08-15

Abortion group announces prepaid gas card program to help cover travel for women seeking procedure An abortion trade group on Thursday announced the launch of a prepaid gas card pilot program for women who need to travel increased distances to get ...
03:42 2019-08-15

The A-10 Warthog Is Sporting New Wings To Stay In Service Through The 2030s The A-10 Warthog—Cold War tank killer, terrorizer of the Taliban, ugly but fearsome duckling of American airpower, one-plane motivation poster and he...
04:00 2019-08-15

Ford's Dual-Clutch Transmission Continues To Be A Disaster Ford’s dual-clutch transmission, code-named DPS6 and used in its Fiesta and Focus, has been troubled for years. It’s the subject of a potential $4 bi...
04:00 2019-08-15

DoubleLine CEO Jeffrey Gundlach warns Fed rate cuts will not stop U.S. recession Jeffrey Gundlach, chief executive of DoubleLine Capital, warned on Wednesday that rate cuts by the U.S. Federal Reserve were not going to stop a rece...
04:00 2019-08-15

State agency targets Grubhub with proposal to cap fees In the latest attack on Grubhub’s businesses model, a New York state agency proposed a cap on how much third-party companies can earn helping restaur...
04:00 2019-08-15

Florida man arrested; threatened neighbors with nunchucks, sprayed them with roach spray, police say The Florida man was complaining about a neighbor's loud music, which led to him swinging nunchucks and spraying roach spray.    ...
04:00 2019-08-15

Scientists finding new ways to fight plastic waste National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) scientist Gregg Beckham is an avid scuba diver. So he's seen the problem of plastics in the world's ocean...
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

Brazil court says amnesty law doesn’t cover ex-soldier For the first time in Brazil, a federal appeals court has ruled that torture committed during the country’s military dictatorship does not fall under...
04:00 2019-08-15

Why Is Hollywood So Scared of Climate Change? Environmental concerns have been the driving force of villains in recent superhero and sci-fi movies. But critics say the industry needs to show how ...
04:28 2019-08-15

Charter will integrate Hulu and Disney+ into its set-top boxes Disney and Charter Communications inked a multi-year deal today that will deliver a wide range of content -- from college sports to The Bachelor -- t...
04:28 2019-08-15

Microsoft says humans will still transcribe Cortana and Skype audio Just like seemingly every other major tech company with a voice assistant or voice chat service, it emerged that Microsoft contractors were listening...
04:28 2019-08-15

How to turn your dorm room into a smart 'home' Please enjoy this guide to the best dorm room gear, just one part of our larger 2019 back-to-school series. In addition to top picks in 11 categories...
04:28 2019-08-15

US men's basketball team was blown out by random G League and overseas players in a scrimmage It might have just been a scrimmage, but Team USA suffered an embarrassing defeat against a random group of fringe players on Wednesday.   ...
04:56 2019-08-15

Nationals put up 10 runs in 5th, 6 in 6th, beat Reds 17-7 Anthony Rendon, Kurt Suzuki and Adam Eaton hit homers in a 10-run fifth that included an RBI single from Stephen Strasburg, and the Washington Nation...
04:56 2019-08-15

Philadelphia: at least six officers injured in ongoing standoff, officials say Two other officers who had been trapped inside the house have been safely evacuated, police sayMultiple police officers have been wounded in Philadel...
05:14 2019-08-15

Japanese urged not to see rare fish as omen of earthquakes Theory linking seismic activity and appearance of rare oarfish fails to hold waterPeople in Japan hoping to predict the next big earthquake should ig...
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

"Happy Independence Day To All My Fellow Indians. Jai Hind", Says PM Modi Prime Minister Narendra Modi tweeted greetings to the nation on the 73rd Independence Day. "Happy Independence Day to all my fellow Indians. Jai Hind...
05:14 2019-08-15

PM Modi Addresses Nation On 73rd Independence Day: Highlights Prime Minister Narendra Modi is addressing the nation on the 73rd Independence Day. This is his sixth consecutive address to the nation as the Prime ...
05:14 2019-08-15

A$AP Rocky says he's 'disappointed' at assault conviction over role in Stockholm street brawl Rapper A$AP Rocky said Wednesday that he was "disappointed by today's verdict" after a judge in Sweden found him guilty of assault in connection with...
05:14 2019-08-15

SWAT team rescues police trapped in Philadelphia shootout A SWAT team rescued two police officers trapped inside a Philadelphia house with an active gunman after a shootout that wounded six officers, police ...
05:14 2019-08-15

Prosecutors seek sale of luxury homes linked to stepson of Malaysian ex-PM U.S. prosecutors are seeking to sell three luxury homes linked to the stepson of former Malaysian prime minister Najib Razak, court documents showed,...
05:14 2019-08-15

Hong Kong protesters offer apologies, China doubles down after airport clash China said on Wednesday Hong Kong's protest movement had reached "near terrorism" and more street clashes followed ugly scenes the previous day when ...
05:14 2019-08-15

| Dobson hails Scarra Bok inclusion as 'really great story' Western Province coach John Dobson is delighted for Scarra Ntubeni after the hooker was named in the Springbok matchday 23 for a potential Test debut...
05:42 2019-08-15

‘We Are at the Point of No Return’: How a Series of Protests Escalated Into an All-Out Battle for the Soul of Hong Kong How do you stop a city in its tracks? By bringing Hong Kong International Airport, one of the world’s busiest transit hubs, to a standstill. Hu...
05:42 2019-08-15

This Exchange With Jeffrey Epstein’s Former Bodyguard is Absolutely Chilling Former UFC fighter Igor Zinoviev reportedly worked as the late accused sexual predator Jeffrey Epstein’s driver, bodyguard, and personal trainer. App...
06:00 2019-08-15

Installing an SSD in a Windows 10 laptop is both the best and worst upgrade I’ve ever done As the designated tech guy around the house, I knew even before my parents told me that their Windows 10 laptop is getting slower and slower that I h...
06:28 2019-08-15

Apple issues statement on ‘locking’ third-party battery replacements It’s no secret that Apple has historically made it extremely challenging for iPhone owners to open up their devices and replace components, a s...
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

Racing lines: Looking back at the drama of BTCC 1989 Sytner and Weaver ruled BTCC Class B in the late 1980s Today's fast-paced leadership battle brings back memories of when Sierra RS500s chased BMW E...
06:28 2019-08-15

NFL notebook: Jay-Z defends NFL deal, talks Kaepernick Shawn "Jay-Z" Carter defended the entertainment deal his company, Roc Nation, made with the NFL this week during a press conference with commissioner...
06:56 2019-08-15

Married Florida Cop Sues Dating Site for Cops Over Alleged Photo Thievery In April of last year, a photo of “33-year-old,” “single” police officer named “Jason” appeared in sponsored ads across Facebook and Instagram to pro...
06:56 2019-08-15

Microplastics Are Airborne, Polluted Arctic Snow Reveals Microplastic pollution has become so ubiquitous, it’s almost easier to find places covered in the stuff than not. High peaks, low valleys, and even t...
06:56 2019-08-15

How President Trump Scooped Me on a Google Story Kevin Cernekee, a conservative firebrand inside Google, kept a low public profile. Then, WIRED's reporting propelled him to Fox News—and Trump's twee...
06:56 2019-08-15

PM 'Mobbed' By Young Fans As He Leaves After 90-Minute Speech At Red Fort Prime Minister Narendra Modi today found himself mobbed by young schoolchildren at the historic Red Fort in Delhi, where he addressed the nation on i...
07:14 2019-08-15

Family Planning "Is True Patriotism," Says PM Modi Making a significant statement in his sixth Independence Day address today, Prime Minister Narendra Modi expressed concern over what he called "jansa...
07:14 2019-08-15

Will Invest Rs 100 Lakh Crore In Infrastructure, Says PM Modi: Highlights Prime Minister Narendra Modi today addressed the nation from the Red Fort in Delhi on the 73rd Independence Day. This was his sixth consecutive addre...
07:14 2019-08-15

US 30-year Treasury yield falls to new historic low The yield on the 30-year Treasury bond dropped to a record low in the morning of Asian trading hours on Thursday, breaching the 2% level for its firs...
07:14 2019-08-15

Opinion: Has Greta Thunberg gone overboard? Swedish climate activist Greta Thunberg is sailing from Europe to New York to travel carbon-free. But few ordinary people will be able to follow her ...
07:14 2019-08-15

New report analyzes use of solitary confinement in ICE detention centers WASHINGTON — A new report from DC-based watchdog Project on Government Oversight analyzed more than six thousand reports of solitary confinemen...
07:42 2019-08-15

Community honors heroes on Navajo Code Talkers Day PHOENIX (KPNX) – On July 28 1982, President Ronald Reagan designated August 14 as Navajo Code Talkers Day. Reagan called it a day dedicated to ...
07:42 2019-08-15

Arizona mother arrested after baby allegedly left in car for 18 minutes CHANDLER, Ariz. (KPNX) — Chandler police arrested a mother for allegedly leaving her baby in the car while she shopped at Target. The baby is expecte...
07:42 2019-08-15

Tucson BP gets shout out from White House after arresting convicted child abuser TUCSON – Tucson sector Border Patrol received some national spotlight Wednesday afternoon after the White House acknowledged the agents for Mon...
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

Union Pacific: 12 train cars derailed in central Tucson Tuesday TUCSON – A train derailment that occurred early Tuesday in central Tucson has prompted an investigation, Union Pacific officials say. According...
07:42 2019-08-15

Arizona border volunteers opening office with limited hours AJO, Ariz. (AP) — A humanitarian organization that provides aid to border crossers says it is opening an office to welcome visitors for a few hours o...
07:42 2019-08-15

Epstein told lawyers that cellmate Nicholas Tartaglione ‘roughed him up’ Jeffrey Epstein told his lawyers that a hulking ex-cop inflicted the injuries that left him nearly unconscious in his cell last month, a source close...
07:42 2019-08-15

Epstein accuser sues estate as officials investigate his apparent suicide The fight over Epstein’s estate has begun taking shape, with a woman filing a lawsuit Wednesday claiming he raped her when she was a teenager in 2002...
08:00 2019-08-15

Newcastle Jets grant leave to Joe Champness so he can focus on hip-hop career 22-year-old to spend time in LA pursuing music dreamPlayer will go back to Jets if he returns to footballJoe Champness is determined to prove a footb...
08:00 2019-08-15

Rapper A$AP Rocky Is Convicted of Assault in Sweden, Won't Face Prison American rapper A$AP Rocky was convicted of assault in Sweden but won’t serve prison time after a trial marked by an intervention by President Trump,...
08:28 2019-08-15

Avenatti filing: Nike OK'd payments to Zion, more Attorneys representing Michael Avenatti filed a motion Wednesday that alleges that a Nike employee at least approved payments to former Duke star Zio...
08:28 2019-08-15

Ariel & The Bad Guy: Is Nate Diaz's return vs. Pettis too tough a task? Yes, UFC fans are thrilled to see Nate Diaz return after a three-year layoff. But did he make a mistake in taking a fight with Anthony Pettis? We deb...
08:28 2019-08-15

Autopsy: Dayton shooter had drugs in his system, two victims struck by police gunfire Preliminary autopsy findings showed the gunman who shot and killed nine people in Dayton, Ohio, had cocaine in his system at the time of the shooting...
12:28 2019-08-16

More states allowing gender-neutral birth certificates, IDs For intersex people, born with both male and female chromosomal or sexual traits, new rules in several states allow an "X" on birth certificates and ...
12:28 2019-08-16

Cathay Pacific CEO Resigns After China Backlash Over Hong Kong Protests The flag carrier said Rupert Hogg is stepping down to “take responsibility” after the company suffered a backlash from Beijing over employees’ involv...
12:28 2019-08-16

Gibraltar Releases Iranian Tanker Despite U.S. Intervention The court’s decision could prompt Iran to free a British-flagged vessel it subsequently seized and help ease tensions over threats to commercial ship...
12:28 2019-08-16

Hyderabad Man Uses Zomato To Score Free Ride, Internet Applauds Aman from Hyderabad found an innovative way home from the mall by ordering food through Zomato and hitching a ride with the food-delivery rider. His ...
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

Ellen DeGeneres and Portia de Rossi's Life-Altering Love Story Do you remember what was Big in '04? Paris Hilton saying "That's hot." Nick Lachey and Jessica Simpson. Flavor Flav and Brigitte Nielsen. None of th...
12:28 2019-08-16

Remember When Who Wants to Be a Millionaire? Was the Coolest Thing on TV? In 1999, the idea of putting a high-stakes game show anywhere on television, let alone on primetime, was enough to get you laughed right out of whate...
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

Jennie Garth traces her path from Kelly Taylor to calling the shots If you're wondering why the lives of the stars of "Beverly Hills 90210" are such disasters on the follow-up series "BH90210," you have Jennie Garth t...
12:28 2019-08-16

Israel Says Rashida Tlaib Can Visit to See Her Grandmother Israel had denied entry to two Congress members, Ms. Tlaib and Ilhan Omar, for supporting a boycott movement. The government now says Ms Tlaib can en...
12:28 2019-08-16

Lyndon Arthur: ‘I’m all for Yarde winning against Kovalev’ Rising British light-heavyweight Lyndon Arthur speaks to Terry Dooley The post Lyndon Arthur: ‘I’m all for Yarde winning against Kovalev’...
12:56 2019-08-16

Boxing News at Five: Anthony Joshua calls Lennox Lewis a “clown”, Joshua Buatsi fights Ryan Ford on August 31 The war of words between former heavyweights champions Lennox Lewis and Anthony Joshua continues, and Joshua Buatsi gets a durable Canadian for Augus...
12:56 2019-08-16

'Vanished' Diaz set to return to spotlight at UFC 241 The heavyweight title fight between Daniel Cormier and Stipe Miocic has top billing at UFC 241 in California on Saturday, but all eyes will be on the...
12:56 2019-08-16

Osaka survives Hsieh to reach quarters in Cincinnati World number one Naomi Osaka survived a tough test against Hsieh Su-Wei and eked out a 7-6(3) 5-7 6-2 victory to reach her first ever quarter-final a...
12:56 2019-08-16

Justin Thomas overcomes terrible warmup, ties course record with 65 at BMW Championship Justin Thomas was a lost soul during his BMW Championship warmup; then he shot a bogey-free, 7-under-par 65 and shares the lead with Jason Kokrak. &...
12:56 2019-08-16

Green shoots 8-under 64 for one-shot lead of Czech Masters Gavin Green shot an 8-under 64 for a one-shot lead after the opening round of the Czech Masters on Thursday        ...
12:56 2019-08-16

New York Subpoenas Banks and Financial Advisers for Sackler Records The state claims that the Purdue Pharma owners transferred billions of dollars from the company and hid them in offshore partnerships and other entit...
12:56 2019-08-16

Asus ZenBook 14 UX434FL review: A solid ultraportable, with added ScreenPad The ZenBook 14 UX434FL is a lightweight yet robust 14-inch laptop. The ScreenPad may or may not appeal, but don't let that distract you from the rest...
12:56 2019-08-16

'The Voice': Gwen Stefani and boyfriend Blake Shelton are not fighting fair in her return Gwen Stefani teased her return to the 17th season of "The Voice," and by the looks of it, she's not playing fair with boyfriend Blake Shelton. ...
12:56 2019-08-16

John Hickenlooper Ends 2020 Presidential Campaign (DENVER) — Former Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper on Thursday ended his longshot bid for the Democratic presidential nomination and said he may...
13:14 2019-08-16

Social media has become a battleground in Hong Kong's protests Hong Kong protesters' social media use demonstrates an increased understanding of cybersecurity and how to effectively communicate with the medi...
13:14 2019-08-16

Dodgers' Kristopher Negrón Faceplants Attempting Diving Catch, Comes Up With Nose Full Of Blood Things were already going poorly for the Dodgers going into the bottom of the fifth on Thursday, as the team had only just broken up a no-hitter agai...
13:14 2019-08-16

Dale Earnhardt Jr. And Family Reportedly "Safe" After Plane Crash At Tennessee Airport [Update] Retired NASCAR driver Dale Earnhardt Jr. and his family were taken to a hospital for evaluation today after their plane crashed at an airport in Tenn...
13:14 2019-08-16

There Is No Ethical Dissent Under Capitalism It’s safe to say Jay-Z, to some extent, takes cues from Colin Kaepernick. Jay-Z has expressed his admiration of the former quarterback before, once c...
13:14 2019-08-16

Forever 21 offers 21% off everything through Sunday: best deals It’s the worst time of year to buy clothes. It’s still hot as hell outside. Offices are freezing. No one wants to spend more money on spa...
13:14 2019-08-16

Mount Everest climbers may have to prove experience, insurance to get permit from Nepal After 11 people died on Mt. Everest this spring, Nepal may require climbers to prove they have mountaineering experience and support to get a permit....
13:14 2019-08-16

The best place to get a milkshake in every state Whether you call them milkshakes or just shakes, here's where to get the best ice-cream dessert beverage in each state.     ...
13:14 2019-08-16

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.      &#...
13:14 2019-08-16

Germany's Merkel calls for restarting EU migrant rescue mission Several months after the EU's migrant rescue mission in the Mediterranean was suspended, Angela Merkel has called for the operation to be resumed onc...
13:14 2019-08-16

French 'Spiderman' climbs Hong Kong tower with 'peace banner' Amid ongoing pro-democracy protests, French climber Alain Robert scaled a Hong Kong skyscraper with a reconciliation flag. Robert said he hoped to "r...
13:14 2019-08-16

Brazil threatens Mercosur exit if Argentina opposition wins presidency Brazil's economy minister has said the country could leave the trade bloc if Argentina's opposition wins presidential elections later this year. He a...
13:14 2019-08-16

Germany: Girl sues boys' choir for gender discrimination A nine-year-old girl in Berlin who was rejected entrance to a centuries-old boys' choir is filing a lawsuit for gender bias. The case has sparked deb...
13:14 2019-08-16

July 2019 was the hottest month ever recorded, US agency confirms July was the hottest month since records began in 1880, the US National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) has confirmed. The heat also me...
13:14 2019-08-16

Israel bans entry to two Muslim US congresswomen over their criticism The decision to bar Representatives Ilhan Omar and Rashida Tlaib is likely to deepen a rift within the Democratic Party over Israel. President Donald...
13:14 2019-08-16

Gibraltar releases Iranian oil tanker The decision to release an Iranian oil tanker seized by Britain off Gibraltar last month comes despite US pleas. The ship was suspected of violating ...
13:14 2019-08-16

Germany's Maas tours Canada's melting Arctic Visiting Canada's melting Arctic, German Foreign Minister Heiko Maas has said Europe had an "extraordinary" task to slash fossil fuel emissions. If i...
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Wildfires wreak havoc from France to Greece With EU air support, nearly 400 firefighters are working to extinguish a blaze on the Greek island of Evia. In France, more than 500 firefighters are...
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We Out: Planned Parenthood Says Trump ‘Gag Rule’ Will Force It to Abandon Low-Income Reproductive Health Program Unless a federal appeals court gives it a hard pass when it comes to a “gag rule” imposed by the Trump administration regarding abortion, Planned Par...
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Watch: Cardi B Chops It Up With Bernie Sanders Over Wages, Student Loans and Getting Rid of This ‘Bully’ President Cardi B sat down with presidential hopeful Bernie Sanders to “educate” her followers on the issues fans told her they wanted to discuss, and they go...
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22 Days of Eating Like Beyoncé, Day 2: How to Swallow a Plateful of Opinions You know the old adage, “opinions are like assholes; everybody has one?” Well, apparently, the same holds true for diet plans—everyone is sure they h...
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#LookingWhileBlack: Police Stop, Question Black Man for ‘Looking Suspiciously’ at a White Woman In what serves as the latest example of #ExistingWhileBlack, I present 20-year-old Devin Meyers, who was stopped by police for—wait for it—“looking s...
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