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R.I.P. Denise Nickerson, Willy Wonka's Violet Beauregarde

As reported by The New York Daily News, Willy Wonka & The Chocolate Factory’s Denise Nickerson—she played the gum-obsessed Violet Beauregarde—has died. The ...

R.I.P. Denise Nickerson, Willy Wonka's Violet Beauregarde

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Denise Nickerson, Violet in 'Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory,' has died Actress Denise Nickerson, best known for her role as chatty gum-chewer Violet Beauregard in 1971's "Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory," has died, a...
14:14 2019-07-11

'Willy Wonka' actress Denise Nickerson dies at 62: family Denise Nickerson, who starred as the gun-snapping Violet Beauregarde in the 1971 film, "Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory," has died at 62 after be...
10:28 2019-07-11

Start the Weekend With a Low-ish Proof Violet Spritzer Wine spritzers have a hokey reputation but, like most things dismissed as “girly,” they’re damn delicious. They’re also a great, low-ish proof bevera...
22:56 2019-06-07

By the Book: Denise Mina The Scottish crime writer, whose new book is “Conviction,” is drawn to “flawed characters asking big questions and taking action. … That said, I will...
12:42 2019-06-20

‘Free Willy’ bill bans dolphin and whale captivity in Canada Canada’s parliament just passed a whale of a bill. On Monday, the Canadian House of Commons made it illegal to keep a whale, dolphin or porpois...
19:56 2019-06-11

Canada passes 'Free Willy' bill banning whale and dolphin captivity Canada's House of Commons passed a bill Monday to make it illegal to hold a whale, dolphin or porpoise captive, punishable by fines up to $150,000 US...
09:28 2019-06-11

In passage of ‘Free Willy’ bill, Canada bans captivity and breeding of whales and dolphins Orcas, dolphins and other cetaceans have made for popular attractions at some aquatic theme parks for decades, but their presence has been trailed by...
23:01 2019-06-11

China interrupts Hong Kong pop star Denise Ho at UN Chinese diplomats repeatedly interrupted a Hong Kong pop star and activist as she accused Beijing of "preventing our democracy at all costs" in a spe...
05:00 2019-07-09

What Denise Ho, Jackie Chan and Other Celebrities Think About the Hong Kong Protests For many stars whose careers depend on mainland China, the blacklisting of a Cantopop singer served as a warning that the Communist Party has a low t...
22:42 2019-07-05

Denise Richards stars in this absurd trailer for Tammy And The T-Rex's new "gore cut" A bygone curiosity that occupies a haze of uncertainty in the minds of those who did actually see it, 1994's Tammy And The T-Rex seems poised to ...
22:42 2019-05-30

Denise Richards Once Let Charlie Sheen Bring a "Hooker" to Thanksgiving Dinner Denise Richards shares some pretty interesting memories with Charlie Sheen. During Tuesday's episode of The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills, the re...
22:14 2019-05-22

Charlie Sheen confirms he once brought a ’lady of the night’ to ex Denise Richards’ home on Thanksgiving Two days after his ex-wife Denise Richards revealed he once brought a "hooker" to her home on Thanksgiving, Charlie Sheen is speaking out about the s...
04:42 2019-05-24

Tom Steyer to Karl Marx: Learn to Code Tom Steyer has replaced Howard Schultz as the dumb, vain billionaire in the presidential race (Schultz hasn’t definitely dropped out, but he’s at lea...
20:14 2019-07-16

See the Moment Joey King Found Out She's an Emmy Nominee for Playing Gypsy Rose Blanchard That's Joey King, Emmy nominee to you. The Act star received her very first Emmy nomination for playing Gypsy Rose Blanchard in the Hulu miniseries ...
20:14 2019-07-16

Watch: Selena Gomez, Joe Jonas support young people at WE Day 2019 Selena Gomez, Joe Jonas, Natalie Portman, Neil Patrick Harris and other stars celebrate youth making a difference in their communities in the WE Day ...
20:14 2019-07-16

Could targeting this enzyme halt ovarian cancer? Scientists have identified an enzyme that promotes cell proliferation in the most common and lethal ovarian cancer and could serve as a treatment tar...
20:28 2019-07-16

'Simply seeing green spaces' may help reduce cravings Access to a view of greenery from the comfort of your home reduces the frequency and intensity of cravings for alcohol, unhealthful food, and tobacco...
20:28 2019-07-16

Parsons snub, ‘Schitt’s Creek’ love among Emmy surprises Among the snubs and surprises this year at the Emmy nominations were Jim Parson being ignored, ‘Schitt’s Creek’ finally getting some love and an unha...
20:28 2019-07-16

See you later alligator as Chicago's Chance the Snapper is captured 5ft 3in animal had been spotted last week in Chicago lagoonReptile caught by Florida expert will be sent to sanctuary or zooThe alligator had a good ...
20:28 2019-07-16

This is what today's America looks like. The squad is us | Moustafa Bayoumi We should all be grateful to the four women of color who are offering moral and political guidance to a nation goaded by its commander-in-chiefOn Mon...
20:28 2019-07-16

Ursula von der Leyen elected first female European commission president Former German defence minister wins narrow backing of MEPs to succeed Jean-Claude Juncker in the EU’s top jobUrsula von der Leyen has been confirmed ...
20:28 2019-07-16

Two Russian boxers competed despite doping bans Two Russian boxers serving doping suspensions have competed while banned, Reuters has found, highlighting inconsistencies in Russia's efforts to refo...
20:42 2019-07-16

Woodland keen to extend American major dominance Americans have won nine of the last 10 major championships and U.S. Open winner Gary Woodland is keen to extend that domination at this week's Britis...
20:42 2019-07-16

Phil Mickelson takes you inside the diet he hopes reinvents his career PORTRUSH, Northern Ireland — Phil Mickelson, always a serial tinkerer with his golf game, has spent a lifetime reinventing himself. Mickelson’s lates...
20:56 2019-07-16

Mickelson awarded for 25 straight years in top 50 British Open notes: Mickelson, Johnson get world ranking honors; Rose not happy with majors stacked close together      ...
20:56 2019-07-16

Voyant Photonics raises $4.3M to fit lidar on the head of a pin Lidar is a critical method by which robots and autonomous vehicles sense the world around them, but the lasers and sensors generally take up a consid...
21:00 2019-07-16

Abigail Disney is taking her family’s company to task over ‘intolerable’ working conditions at Disneyland Her grandfather co-founded one of the world's wealthiest companies. But Abigail Disney has fought tax breaks for the wealthy, advocated for a wealth ...
21:00 2019-07-16

Priest’s son arrested in murder of American scientist in Greece A 27-year-old Greek farmer — the son of a priest — has been arrested after confessing to raping and murdering the California scientist who was found ...
21:01 2019-07-16

Renegade Penguin Pair With No Respect for Authority Return to Favored Sushi Spot After Initial Removal You can’t tell penguins that they can’t have something, because it will only make them want it more. And a pair of small mischief-making ...
21:14 2019-07-16

Senators scrutinize Facebook's digital currency U.S. senators from both parties opened a hearing with tough questions and criticisms of Facebook's ambitious plan to create a financial eco-syst...
21:28 2019-07-16

Russia Denies Visas for Teachers at Anglo-American School in Moscow United States officials say the blow to the school, which educates many diplomats’ children, is meant to pressure the Americans over political disput...
21:42 2019-07-16

5 reasons you should own an Instant Pot The internet is obsessed with the Instant Pot, but you're unsure if it's for you. Well here's 5 reasons why you need to get an Instan...
21:42 2019-07-16

Tech that can keep your long distance relationship alive Would you listen to your partner's heartbeat through a speaker? If you're in a long distance relationship, these gadgets could help close t...
21:42 2019-07-16

Justin Bieber's wife, Hailey, calls Tool's Maynard James Keenan "childish" and "unhappy" Well, we need something to tide us over as Tool continues to not release its 13-years in the making new album, so why not check in on the feud brewin...
21:42 2019-07-16

UPDATE 2-Democrat Warren slams Trump's defense nominee, citing ethics concerns Democratic Senator and presidential hopeful Elizabeth Warren on Tuesday clashed with Mark Esper, President Donald Trump's nominee for U.S. defense se...
21:42 2019-07-16

U.S. SEC chief says he has not discussed Libra with Facebook A top U.S. financial market regulator said on Tuesday he has not discussed with Facebook its Libra currency proposal, nearly a month after the social...
21:42 2019-07-16

Trump faces House condemnation after his tweets on minority congresswomen President Donald Trump pressured fellow Republicans in the U.S. House of Representatives on Tuesday to stand with him and vote against a symbolic mea...
21:56 2019-07-16

American Commissioner Aresco: No plans to replace UConn American Athletic Commissioner Mike Aresco says league has no plans to add member to replace UConn when school leaves to join Big East   &...
21:56 2019-07-16

South African musician Johnny Clegg dead at 66 South African singer and songwriter Johnny Clegg, one of the few white artists to openly confront the apartheid government in the late 1970s and 1980...
21:56 2019-07-16

Fix Your Travel Nightmares Through Your Carrier's Airport Lounge I have one of those bougie credit cards that comes with airport lounge access—via Priority Pass—and I always wondered what the point was. Sure, you c...
22:00 2019-07-16

Defense Secretary nominee Esper grilled over contractor ties in heated confirmation hearing Mark Esper, who took over the role of Acting Secretary of Defense after former Acting Secretary Patrick Shanahan stepped down in June, faced tense mo...
22:00 2019-07-16

Bernie Sanders awkwardly criticizes Washington Post event he was speaking at due to financial sponsorship Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., provoked some laughter when he appeared on Tuesday at a major outlet's event focused on interviewing the 2020 candidate o...
22:00 2019-07-16

GOP leaders dismiss Dem outcry over Trump tweets as ‘all about politics,’ impeachment House Republican leaders stood by President Trump on Tuesday in response to a Democratic resolution condemning his controversial tweets about four fr...
22:00 2019-07-16

Pardon his French, it was a tough day for Thibault Pinot at the Tour de France A Frenchman hasn't won a Tour de France in 34 years, it's early but Thibault Pinot -- considered France's best hope -- is headed in the wrong directi...
22:00 2019-07-16

Fed's Evans: Rate Cuts Needed to Defend Fed's Inflation Target Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago President Charles Evans said in a television interview Tuesday the U.S. central bank needs to lower its short-term ra...
22:14 2019-07-16

Trucking Stocks Race Higher on J.B. Hunt's Good News America’s trucking companies are revving up thanks to an upbeat report from J.B. Hunt Transport Services, signaling the transport sector could be tur...
22:14 2019-07-16

Army recruiter who called himself 'Colorado batman' allegedly solicited girls as young as 10: police An Army recruiter who called himself "Colorado batman" on social media was arrested Monday on suspicion of soliciting girls as young as 10, authoriti...
22:28 2019-07-16

Border Patrol Agent Asks 3-Year-Old Girl to Pick a Parent in Family Separation When Border Patrol agents started taking her father away in a family separation, she began to cry, and was told "you said [you want to go] with mom."...
22:28 2019-07-16

Joy-Con Drift Is Becoming A Real Problem On The Switch For months, Nintendo Switch users have been plagued by what’s become known as “Joy-Con drift.” Although they’re not touching the joystick on their Ni...
22:42 2019-07-16

Leader of Merkel's CDU, Annegret Kramp-Karrenbauer, to become German defense minister Kramp-Karrenbauer, Angela Merkel's likely successor, is to become defense minister. Though seen as Merkel's protege, she has struggled to connect wit...
22:42 2019-07-16

Italy's far-right Salvini moves to round up Roma, Sinti Interior Minister Salvini has asked regional officials to draw up maps of "illegal settlements." Non-Italians are to be sent back to their countries ...
22:42 2019-07-16

50 years ago the space race took humans to the moon In 1969, Neil Armstrong became the first human to walk on the moon. Those first steps were preceded by a fast-paced technological race between the So...
22:42 2019-07-16

UNAIDS report: HIV-related deaths down a third since 2010 The United Nations has said HIV-related deaths dropped 33% since 2010, but warned that more funding is needed to control the spread of the disease. T...
22:42 2019-07-16

'The Lion King' filmmakers couldn't wait to be king of visual effects In an era where audiences have increasingly sophisticated knowledge about how movie magic is made, the personality-rich, photorealistic animal charac...
22:42 2019-07-16

This Fire TV Stick Prime Day price makes it practically an instant buy As we head into the final day of Amazon Prime Day, there are still massive savings to be found on TVs, appliances, tablets, and more. There are also ...
22:42 2019-07-16

Merkel ally issues Brexit message after being elected to replace Juncker The new president of the European Commission issued an instant Brexit message after being elected to replace Jean-Claude Juncker - warning that both ...
22:42 2019-07-16

Here's Microsoft's updated roadmap for Chromium-based Edge features for the enterprise Microsoft is enabling enterprise features by default in the Dev Channel builds of Chromium-based Edge. Here's what's available to IT pro testers now ...
22:56 2019-07-16

SEC reaches $60 million settlements involving ex-American Realty executives Two former executives at American Realty Capital Properties Inc, including the onetime billionaire who built it, have reached more than $60 million i...
22:56 2019-07-16

Audi Q4 / TTQ The fate of a long-discussed crossover coupe on the MQB platform, spaced between the Q3 and Q5, is likely to rest on the success of the Q8 sportback....
22:56 2019-07-16

Aston Martin Valkyrie The hypercar developed with Red Bull Racing will be limited to just 150 units with an additional 25 designated only for track use when it arrives in ...
22:56 2019-07-16

Kia Sportage The 2020 Sportage receives new headlights with optional LED turn indicators, redesigned taillight trim and new front and rear fascias with a fresheni...
22:56 2019-07-16

Acura RDX A Type-S variant could hit the streets in 2020, in addition to a hybrid about a year later. The standard model would be in line for modest updates ar...
22:56 2019-07-16

Chrysler Pacifica Fiat Chrysler Automobiles is reviving the Voyager nameplate, first used in the 1980s, for a lower-priced version of the 2020 Chrysler Pacifica that t...
22:56 2019-07-16

Genesis G70 The sporty sedan ? the first Genesis nameplate that isn't a carryover from the Hyundai brand ? is expected to join the entry-level luxury sedan segme...
22:56 2019-07-16

Buick Encore The subcompact crossover, Buick?s top seller, is due for a redesign in late 2019 after a freshening two years ago that included a sportier front end ...
22:56 2019-07-16

Iran denies its missile program is up for negotiation Iran denied on Tuesday that it was willing to negotiate over its ballistic missile program, contradicting the chief U.S. diplomat and appearing to un...
22:56 2019-07-16

Frigg: Queen of Asgard, Beloved Norse Goddess, Mother Frigg or Frigga (which means ‘Beloved’ in Old Norse) is a goddess found in Norse mythology. As the wife of Odin, and the mother of Baldur, she is the...
22:56 2019-07-16

50 things to know about NFL teams' training camps in 2019 The first group of veterans are reporting for training camp on Wednesday, with 50 days until the Packers-Bears 2019 season opener.    ...
22:56 2019-07-16

'Game of Thrones' and Amazon's 'Mrs. Maisel' lead Emmy nominations The Television Academy has revealed this year's Emmy nominations and to absolutely no one's surprise, Game of Thrones scooped up the most n...
23:14 2019-07-16

IBM built a robotic tongue to taste test hazardous chemicals The pace of technical advancement in computer vision systems over the past few years has been nothing short of astounding. The eyes of machines are q...
23:14 2019-07-16

A closer look at Sony's A7R IV full-frame, 61-megapixel mirrorless camera The successor to Sony's highly acclaimed A7R III has arrived. Today, at an event in New York City, the company introduced its A7R IV, a full-fra...
23:14 2019-07-16

Manny Pacquiao vs Keith Thurman – expert predictions Sugar Ray Leonard, Tommy Hearns, Roberto Duran and many more reveal their predictions for Manny Pacquiao vs Keith Thurman The post Manny Pacquiao vs ...
23:14 2019-07-16

Anand Mahindra To Ban Plastic Bottles From Corporate Boardrooms Mahindra Group Chairman Anand Mahindra on Tuesday said he would ban plastic bottles from corporate boardrooms, after a Twitter user pointed them out ...
23:28 2019-07-16

Prehistoric city offers glimpse of ancient living near Jerusalem A huge prehistoric settlement discovered near Jerusalem by Israeli archaeologists offers new insight into how civilizations developed around the end ...
23:42 2019-07-16

What did the Emmy nominations get right this year? Our watch may have ended, but Game Of Thrones isn’t done dominating the TV discourse yet. On Tuesday, the HBO fantasy drama nabbed 32 Emmy nomination...
00:14 2019-07-17

"Olive, the other reindeer" and other misheard song lyrics Random Twitter questions now provide the same function as the lunchtime polls from Heathers: What common question are we going to toss around today t...
00:14 2019-07-17

It's Kendall's first day on the job in an on-the-nose Succession In advance of the second season of HBO’s Succession, we’ve decided to revisit the first season episode-by-episode. Yes, we shared some thoughts ahead...
00:14 2019-07-17

Bernie Sanders says he'd 'absolutely' try to break up Facebook, Google, Amazon Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders said today that he would "absolutely" look to break up Big Tech giants like Facebook, Amazon and Google on antitrust grou...
00:28 2019-07-17

|WATCH:Tesladropssomemodels,simplifiespricingtodrivesales Tesla has dropped the standard-range variants of its Model X and Model S from its product lineup and adjusted prices across its range, in a sales pus...
00:28 2019-07-17

Georgia man dies in Dominican Republic, bringing US death toll to at least 10 A Georgia man died in the Dominican Republic in March, adding to the list of U.S. tourists who have died in the Caribbean destination this year. ...
00:28 2019-07-17

U.S., Iran send conflicting signals on their disputes Iran and the United States sent mixed signals on Tuesday about resolving their disputes as Iran's supreme leader threatened to further breach the 201...
00:28 2019-07-17

Pound hits two-year low over rising fears of no-deal Brexit The pound fell briefly to its lowest rate against the dollar in two years on Tuesday, as the two remaining Conservative Party leadership candidates ...
00:42 2019-07-17

Rapper Meek Mill seeks new trial to end decade-long probation Lawyers for Meek Mill on Tuesday asked a Pennsylvania appeals court to overturn a 2008 drugs and gun conviction that has kept the rapper on probation...
00:56 2019-07-17

Facebook Questioned by Lawmakers on Its Libra Digital Currency Facebook was questioned by senators who said they don’t trust the social-media giant to operate a global cryptocurrency, but its main challenge will ...
00:56 2019-07-17

New York City can ban ads inside Uber, Lyft vehicles: U.S. appeals court A federal appeals court on Tuesday said New York City can ban advertising inside vehicles driven for companies such as Uber and Lyft, handing a victo...
00:56 2019-07-17

Planned Parenthood groups announce departure of president, acting leader named Planned Parenthood Federation of America, a leading provider of reproductive services, and its political arm, the Planned Parenthood Action Fund, sai...
00:56 2019-07-17

Planned Parenthood Removes Leana Wen as President Dr. Wen was the first physician in nearly 50 years to lead the organization. The group is replacing her at a time when states are passing new laws to...
01:14 2019-07-17

Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe transferred to hospital mental health ward from Iran jail British mother jailed in Iran Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe has been transferred from prison to a hospital's mental health ward in Tehran, her husband ha...
01:14 2019-07-17

Partial lunar eclipse 2019: Skygazers treated to stunning eclipse on Apollo 11's 50th anniversary Skygazers around the world have been treated to a stunning partial lunar eclipse which coincided with the 50th anniversary of Apollo 11 launching its...
01:14 2019-07-17

Apple unveils new range of emojis including guide dogs, wheelchair users and falafel Apple has released previews of a number of new emojis due to be rolled out later this year - including a range of disability-themed designs - to mark...
01:14 2019-07-17

Human cost of Ukraine conflict is growing, Security Council told The human cost of the conflict in Ukraine is growing, the UN political chief told the Security Council on Tuesday, during a briefing on the current s...
01:14 2019-07-17

Upgrade to One Of Our Favorite Chef's Knives For $35 Off You might not have heard of Kyoku, but we found their Daimyo damascus steel chef’s knife to be a joy to use, and spellbindingly beautiful to look at ...
01:28 2019-07-17

Behold: The Fastest Formula One Pit Stop Ever Though it feels like most of the drama in Formula One as of late has revolved around an energy drink megalomaniac who sponsors a team but refuses to ...
01:28 2019-07-17

Come Celebrate Jason’s Book About Autonomous Cars at Our NYC Launch Party Next Tuesday! Many of you Jalopnik readers—I’d even go so far as to say most of you—seem to be literate. And as you should be, you’re concerned about where you fit...
01:28 2019-07-17

The Tesla Model S and Model X Base Models Just Got Dropped Tesla, at least for the moment, has quite the limited manufacturing capacity. For most consumers, that doesn’t matter one whit. But one of the end re...
01:28 2019-07-17

Emmy nominations 2019: Biggest surprises and snubs HBO seized the Iron Throne Tuesday when the TV academy handed out its annual Emmy nominations. The premium cable channel walked away with a whopping ...
01:28 2019-07-17

R. Kelly pleads not guilty, denied bail on U.S. charges of sex crimes R&B singer R. Kelly pleaded not guilty on Tuesday to a raft of federal charges accusing him of running a scheme to force women and girls to provide s...
01:56 2019-07-17

French environment minister resigns over lobster, champagne dinners French Environment Minister Francois de Rugy resigned Tuesday after facing criticism for hosting luxurious dinners that appeared to have little to do...
01:56 2019-07-17

Christine Lagarde resigns from IMF to become president of European Central Bank International Monetary Fund Managing Director Christine Lagarde submitted her resignation Tuesday to take on a new role as president of the European ...
01:56 2019-07-17

Brazil must reveal investigations into journalist Glenn Greenwald, court says Greenwald’s website, the Intercept Brasil, has published material critical of Jair Bolsonaro’s administrationBrazil’s top court has ordered the count...
01:56 2019-07-17

UPDATE 4-Mexico unveils Pemex business plan, but banks underwhelmed Mexico on Tuesday unveiled parts of a keenly awaited business plan meant to bring the world's most indebted oil company back from the abyss, but its ...
02:00 2019-07-17

Mexico's America Movil posts sharp rise in Q2 net profit America Movil on Tuesday reported a second-quarter net profit of 14.07 billion pesos ($732.7 million), surging from 434.8 million pesos from the same...
02:00 2019-07-17

UPDATE 3-U.S. lawmakers take jabs at Amazon, Big Tech in antitrust hearing Lawmakers on the House Judiciary Committee's antitrust panel pressed an executive from Amazon.com Inc on Tuesday about allegations that it competed a...
02:00 2019-07-17

UPDATE 2-U.S. Justice Dept asks appeals court to pause antitrust ruling against Qualcomm The U.S. Justice Department asked a federal appeals court to pause the enforcement of a sweeping antitrust ruling against mobile chip supplier Qualco...
02:00 2019-07-17

UPDATE 2-United tops profit estimates as MAX woes prompt higher fares in robust travel market United Airlines Holdings Inc on Tuesday reported a bigger-than-expected increase in second-quarter profit, driven by strong air travel demand and the...
02:00 2019-07-17

U.S. Justice Dept asks appeals court to pause antitrust ruling against Qualcomm The U.S. Justice Department asked a federal appeals court to pause the enforcement of a sweeping antitrust ruling against mobile chip supplier Qualco...
02:00 2019-07-17

Pemex's credit default swaps rise after Mexico finmin's surprise resignation Following the surprise resignation of Mexican finance minister Carlos Urzua last week and doubts over what the business plan for state oil company Pe...
02:00 2019-07-17

Let The Alligator Throw The First Pitch Chance the Snapper—a Chicago alligator who gained fame last week when he was first noticed living in the Humboldt Park lagoon—was taken into custody ...
02:00 2019-07-17

Ford's Making a New Crossover to Take on the Subaru Outback: Report Ford promised a lot of new vehicles after it said last year it was axing virtually its entire car lineup in the United States. One of those new vehic...
02:01 2019-07-17

MS-13 Gang Members Charged With Brutal Murders in Los Angeles A sweeping indictment of 22 members of the transnational criminal gang’s “Fulton Clique” lists a host of crimes ranging from racketeering to gruesome...
02:14 2019-07-17

Rich Energy CEO departs as Haas F1 sponsor changes its name William Storey is no longer associated with Rich Energy, UK government documents have confirmed - and in addition the company has been renamed Lightn...
02:14 2019-07-17

Instagram date kills NY teen, posts photos of corpse online NEW YORK (WNBC) – A 17-year-old girl with a small social media following in upstate New York was killed by a man she’d met recently on In...
02:28 2019-07-17

Rep. Kirkpatrick speaks to House about impeachment inquiry for President Trump TUCSON – U.S. Rep. Ann Kirkpatrick spoke on the floor of the House of Representatives Tuesday morning, calling for lawmakers to open an impeach...
02:28 2019-07-17

Jeffrey Epstein accusers' lawyer says financier abused female visitors while on work release from jail An attorney for several accusers of Jeffrey Epstein said Tuesday that the wealthy financier had “improper sexual contact” with “female visitors” whil...
02:28 2019-07-17

BMW Z4 The 2019 Z4 sDrive30i features a base 2.0-liter four-cylinder tuborcharged engine that generates 255 hp and 295 pound-feet of torque, and is paired w...
02:42 2019-07-17

Toyota Land Cruiser Toyota is adding a 60th anniversary edition for the iconic Land Cruiser's 2020 model year. Unlike the standard three-row Land Cruiser, the Heritage E...
02:42 2019-07-17

Donors suspend funds for Poland’s Jewish museum A Jewish association says private donors to Poland’s renowned Jewish history museum have suspended their donations out of concern at the government’s...
02:42 2019-07-17

Watch: Driver leaving car wash plunges straight into river Why pay for a car wash when you can crash into a river for free? A New Jersey driver left a car wash on Tuesday — and plunged straight into the...
03:14 2019-07-17

Nissan Terra The creation of a global light-commercial-vehicle business unit within the Renault-Nissan-Mitsubishi alliance has tantalizing prospects for Nissan Di...
03:14 2019-07-17

Jeep Wrangler After its much-heralded redesign in 2018, the Wrangler will receive a diesel-powered variant in 2019 and an optional plug-in hybrid powertrain in 202...
03:14 2019-07-17

Mazda Mazda3 The compact car is the leadoff nameplate for an entirely re-engineered vehicle architecture that the Japanese carmaker promises will weigh less, cost...
03:14 2019-07-17

Iranian diplomats, families living in New York face U.S. travel curbs The United States has tightly restricted the travel of more than a dozen Iranian diplomats and their families living in New York, according to a U.S....
03:14 2019-07-17

Chicago alligator stakeout snaps shut after professional catches reptile An elusive alligator residing in a Chicago lagoon was caught early on Tuesday after the reptile, thought to be an abandoned pet, captivated locals fo...
03:14 2019-07-17

International Champions Cup: Schedule, TV info to watch top European club soccer teams For the seventh consecutive summer, the build-up to the 2019-20 European domestic club soccer campaign is taking place primarily in the U.S.  &...
03:28 2019-07-17

Baseball Hall of Fame: Class of 2019 Mariano Rivera, Roy Halladay, Edgar Martinez, Mike Mussina, Lee Smith and Harold Baines were elected to the Baseball Hall of Fame.    ...
03:28 2019-07-17

Ole Gunnar Solskjær says he can rebuild Manchester United around Paul Pogba • United manager: ‘Paul is a fantastic player’• Norwegian also sees Alexis Sánchez returning to his bestOle Gunnar Solskjær still believes in buildin...
03:28 2019-07-17

Clarence Seedorf sacked as Cameroon coach after Africa Cup of Nations exit • Defending champions knocked out in the last 16• Seedorf’s assistant Patrick Kluivert also leavesCameroon have sacked Clarence Seedorf after their d...
03:28 2019-07-17

Sarah Hyland and Wells Adams Are Engaged It looks like Sarah Hyland accepted Wells Adams' final rose! The couple announced on social media Tuesday evening that they are engaged. "That can...
03:42 2019-07-17

Chimps more sociable after watching movies together – study Evolutionary roots of bonding through shared activity may be deeper than was thoughtChimpanzees enjoy watching movies together, scientists have disco...
03:56 2019-07-17

Senators ask CBP to block imports of cocoa made with forced labor Senators Sherrod Brown of Ohio and Ron Wyden of Oregon urged the U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) agency to block the import of cocoa made wi...
04:00 2019-07-17

Trump admin booting 81% of land agency's staff out of DC next year The Trump administration is shifting most of the Bureau of Land Management's personnel in its Washington, D.C. headquarters out west by the end of ne...
04:14 2019-07-17

Tencent-backed live-streaming firm DouYu prices U.S. IPO at low end of range: sources DouYu International Holdings Ltd , China's largest live-streaming platform, on Tuesday sold $775 million in stock at a $3.73 billion valuation after ...
04:14 2019-07-17

John Paul Stevens, retired supreme court justice and leading liberal, dies aged 99 Stevens served more than twice the average tenure for a justice, and was the second to mark his 90th birthday on the high courtJohn Paul Stevens, the...
04:28 2019-07-17

Police in Brazil shut down factory making fake Ferraris and Lamborghinis Father and son accused of offering the cars on social media for $45,000 to $60,000 – a fraction of the price of the real thingPolice in Brazil say th...
04:28 2019-07-17

Iran Rejects Pompeo’s Suggestion It Is Willing to Negotiate Over Missile Program The misunderstanding seemed to underscore the White House’s eagerness to turn weeks of confrontation with Iran into a negotiating opportunity — and a...
04:28 2019-07-17

Nancy Pelosi Sends House Into Chaos by Violating Worst Rule in Congress Any regular reader of Splinter will know that we are generally not big fans of House Speaker Nancy Pelosi. But credit where credit is due: On Tuesday...
04:28 2019-07-17

Mitch McConnell Is a Bad Husband The endless game of chasing down Republicans to ask them to condemn the racist president’s latest racist comments continues, with mixed results. (It ...
04:28 2019-07-17

Kellyanne Conway Asks Reporter, ‘What’s Your Ethnicity?’ (NEW YORK) — White House adviser Kellyanne Conway says she meant no disrespect in asking a reporter to reveal his ethnicity. Her question came ...
04:42 2019-07-17

Tencent-backed live-streaming firm DouYu prices U.S. IPO at low end of range DouYu International Holdings Ltd , China's largest live-streaming platform, on Tuesday said it sold $775 million in stock at a $3.73 billion valuatio...
04:42 2019-07-17

Carnival CEO: Cuba travel ban cost us 4 to 6 cents/share in guidance Arnold Donald, Carnival Corporation CEO, joins CNBC's "Closing Bell" to discuss how Cuba travel restrictions are impacting the company's bo...
04:56 2019-07-17

The Boy King Behind the Mask: Tutankhamun’s Life and Legacy The incredible golden mask with its dark blue stripes of lapis lazuli and serious young face is probably the most famous ancient artifact in the worl...
05:00 2019-07-17

Bitcoin takes hit as lawmakers rip Facebook’s cryptocurrency The price of bitcoin plunged 10 percent on Tuesday after Facebook’s own digital currency project faced another drubbing — this time by lawmakers. A F...
05:00 2019-07-17

Disney uses apps, ‘MagicBands’ to spy on guests: report The “Happiest Place on Earth” is also one of the most surveilled — with Disney honchos using the park’s wearable “Magic...
05:00 2019-07-17

|IfRamaphosawantsmajorgrowth,he'llneedtodrivemajorreforms SA's low levels of growth and investment are the result of an inhibiting policy environment, and it is up to President Cyril Ramaphosa to drive the r...
05:14 2019-07-17

Xiaomi to Launch Mi A3 Today: Everything You Need to Know Mi A3 is all set to be launched today. Xiaomi will be unveiling the smartphone in Spain at 3pm CEST. In addition to the Mi A3, the Chinese smartphone...
05:14 2019-07-17

Tencent-backed live-streaming firm DouYu prices U.S. IPO at low end of range -sources DouYu International Holdings Ltd, China's largest live-streaming platform, on Tuesday sold $775 million in stock at a $3.73 billion valuation after p...
05:28 2019-07-17

PRESS DIGEST- British Business - July 17 The following are the top stories on the business pages of British newspapers. Reuters has not verified these stories and does not vouch for their ac...
05:28 2019-07-17

Toyota Sienna Toyota's popular minivan got a dose of styling and technology updates for the 2018 model year in order to stretch its extended life cycle for a few m...
05:42 2019-07-17

Dodge Journey What difference does a brand make? FCA may find out with the replacement for the aging compact crossover. A three-row utility vehicle will return to ...
05:42 2019-07-17

Jeep Renegade Production of a Jeep Renegade plug-in hybrid will start before the end of 2019. FCA said it could be exported to the U.S. if there is sufficient dema...
05:42 2019-07-17

Is 'The Big One' next? California was shaking again Tuesday, with four earthquakes of 3.5 or greater Multiple earthquakes rattled California on Tuesday, but the U.S. Geographical Survey quelled fears of "The Big One."      ...
05:42 2019-07-17

House votes to 'strongly condemn' Trump tweets The Democratic-led US House of Representatives on Tuesday voted to condemn President Donald Trump's "racist comments" against four congresswomen...
05:42 2019-07-17

Fewer kids die from guns in states with stricter laws, study says Children living in states with more restrictions on firearms are less likely to die from them, a new study says.       ...
05:42 2019-07-17

Nationals get HRs from Adams, Soto and roll past Orioles 8-1 Matt Adams and Juan Soto homered, rookie Austin Voth extended a streak of strong performances by Washington's rotation and the Nationals breezed...
06:00 2019-07-17

Hernández, Gurriel lead Blue Jays to 10-4 win over Red Sox Teoscar Hernández hit a three-run homer off new Boston Red Sox starter Andrew Cashner, and Lourdes Gurriel Jr. had three hits to lead the Toro...
06:00 2019-07-17

Today in History for July 17th Highlights of this day in history: TWA Flight 800 explodes; Russia's royal family executed; Disneyland opens; Nicaragua's Somoza goes into...
06:14 2019-07-17

Florida man attacks wife's lover with scissors and flees with his penis, police say A Florida man allegedly cut off a man's penis months after catching him sleeping with his wife, the Gilchrist County Sheriff's Office said....
06:14 2019-07-17

Watch Beyoncé and Blue Ivy Roar in The Lion King's ''Spirit'' Music Video Can you feel the love from the Beyhive tonight? After much anticipation, Beyoncé released the official music video for "Spirit," a new song featured...
06:28 2019-07-17

Bachelor Nation's Dean Unglert Addresses Caelynn Miller-Keyes Dating Rumors Could Dean Unglert be a changed man? Well, it certainly seems like it! In a sneak peek of iHeartRadio's "Help! I Suck at Dating" podcast, the Bachel...
06:28 2019-07-17

How the Real Housewives of Beverly Hills Reunion Addressed Lisa Vanderpump's Absence Maybe Lisa Vanderpump should have listened to her own words about showing up to a Real Housewives reunion. LVP's absence from the Real Housewives o...
06:28 2019-07-17

Neuralink’s tech embeds tiny wires in the brain to read electrical pulses Scientists at Neuralink -- a company founded to develop "ultra-high-bandwidth brain-machine interfaces to connect humans and computer" -- gave an upd...
06:42 2019-07-17

Teen charged with murder in death of cabbie hit by his own car Police on Tuesday arrested a teenager who allegedly robbed a taxi driver in the Bronx Sunday night, causing the driver to chase after him and get fat...
06:42 2019-07-17

De Blasio raked in contributions from hotel owners, developers He lost the battle of the mayors, but his base still came through. Although Mayor Bill de Blasio was crushed by South Bend, Indiana, Mayor Pete Butti...
06:42 2019-07-17

Jeffrey Epstein asked publicist to rehab his ‘billionaire pervert’ image Jeffrey Epstein went to a New York City publicist a few years ago begging for help with his image — telling the society-page ace, “I don’t want ‘bill...
06:42 2019-07-17

NYC landlords claim rent laws are unconstitutional: lawsuit After a bruising defeat at the statehouse, New York City landlords took their fight against the state’s newly toughened pro-tenant rents laws t...
06:42 2019-07-17

How to Get Too Creative When It Comes to Fixing Your Car “My A/C broke and I can’t afford to fix it, could I just put one in the window like I have in the house?” Well, no, I might have tried to explain to ...
06:56 2019-07-17

FaceApp challenge: Celebrities reveal how they’ll look as seniors Someone call the AARP. A new AI photo-editing app, FaceApp, is letting people stare into their futures, and not in a good way. The aging filter adds ...
06:56 2019-07-17

Pernell Whitaker’s death dredges up memory of tragic anniversaries When Kathy Duva heard Hall of Fame boxer Pernell “Sweet Pea” Whitaker was killed Sunday night after being hit by a car in Virginia Beach, Va., her fi...
07:00 2019-07-17

CC Sabathia in middle of more Yankees-Rays bad blood as benches clear There’s been no shortage of bad blood between the Yankees and Rays this season — stemming back to last year — and it briefly flared up af...
07:00 2019-07-17

How it keeps getting trickier for Yankees to pull off pitching trade Zack Wheeler went on the injured list Monday and the Giants swept a doubleheader, emphasizing how sensitive the starting pitching market is and how i...
07:00 2019-07-17

Ubisoft reveals its list of games for Uplay+ and I have questions Ubisoft today released the list of games that’ll be included in its Uplay+ paid streaming service — and it comes with a very important footnote that ...
07:00 2019-07-17

New Picross Game Announced, Is An Anime Crossover There’s a new Picross game coming to the Switch! Rather than just stick to numbers and puzzles, though, this one’s a crossover with, of all things, t...
07:00 2019-07-17

Hannity says Biden 'sucking up' to AOC and the party's radicals Fox News' Sean Hannity mocked Democratic presidential frontrunner Joe Biden Tuesday for "sucking up" too Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, D-N.Y., recen...
07:14 2019-07-17

Rep. Jim Jordan: Dems 'focused' on impeaching Trump, 'not going to stop at anything' Rep. Jim Jordan, R-Ohio, voiced his frustration with "the squad" Tuesday and reacted to the House of Representative's vote to condemn President Trump...
07:14 2019-07-17

Bianca Devins murder: Instagram under fire over shared images of dead teen's body Alleged killer Brandon Clark’s post with the caption ‘I’m sorry, Bianca’ shared and reposted hundreds of timesSocial media companies have come under ...
07:28 2019-07-17

FDA finds 'significant violations' at India's Strides plant The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) said it found adulteration and "significant violations" of current good manufacturing practice (CGMP) reg...
07:28 2019-07-17

Study confirms heart benefit of soy as FDA reviews this claim (Reuters Health) - U.S. regulators should continue to recommend soy protein as part of a heart-healthy diet because it helps lower cholesterol, resea...
07:28 2019-07-17

Researchers try to make ICU less traumatic for patients, families (Reuters Health) - Intensive care units (ICUs) can be extremely stressful for patients and families. Changes in the way ICUs are run may help mitigat...
07:28 2019-07-17

Abbott to hike production of lower-cost glucose monitors as diabetes soars Abbott Laboratories plans to ramp up manufacturing capacity for its lower-cost continuous glucose monitor, the FreeStyle Libre, by three to five tim...
07:28 2019-07-17

U.N. wants more urgency in AIDS fight as gains and funding fade The global fight against AIDS is stalling due to lower investment, marginalized communities missing vital health services, and new HIV infections ris...
07:28 2019-07-17

Cucumber crisis after Tokyo hit by cloudiest spell since records began Unseasonable weather has blighted agriculture across Japan, as well as sales of summer clothes Tokyo’s cloudiest few weeks in nearly 60 years has cas...
07:56 2019-07-17

Babies in Nepal get quarter of calories from junk food, study finds Diets heavy on snack foods linked to undernutrition and stunting, say researchersChildren under the age of two in Nepal are getting a quarter of thei...
07:56 2019-07-17

Tropical Storm Barry tests Louisiana's multi-billion-dollar post-Katrina flood defenses Louisiana officials are learning what worked and what still needs improvements after Hurricane Barry dumped heavy rain on the state’s multi-billion d...
07:56 2019-07-17

The Latest: Iran says it helped a tanker with tow to harbor An Iranian news agency quotes a Foreign Ministry spokesman as saying Iran helped an oil tanker in the Strait of Hormuz amid U.S. concern that Tehran ...
07:56 2019-07-17

IAC to Invest $250 Million in Car-Sharing App Turo IAC/InterActiveCorp will pay $250 million for a stake in Turo Inc. in a deal that values the burgeoning peer-to-peer car-sharing company at more than...
08:00 2019-07-17

North Korea says nuclear talks with U.S. at risk if South Korea military drills happen North Korea's Foreign Ministry said Washington's pattern of "unilaterally reneging on its commitments" was leading Pyongyang to reconsider its own co...
08:14 2019-07-17

"What's Your Ethnicity," Top Aide Asked Reporter, Defending Trump Tweet Kellyanne Conway, responding to a reporter's question Tuesday about President Donald Trump's racist tweet toward four Democratic congresswomen, asked...
08:28 2019-07-17

World Court Decision Today On Kulbhushan Jadhav, On Death Row In Pakistan Kulbhushan Jadhav Case: India's appeal against former Navy officer Kulbhushan Jadhav's death sentence in Pakistan on charges of espionage and terrori...
08:28 2019-07-17

Tech Giants Draw Fire in Congress Concerns about the power of Big Tech echoed across the capital, with politicians in both parties demanding more regulatory scrutiny of four giant com...
08:42 2019-07-17

How Notre-Dame Was Saved: 5 Things We Know The cause of the fire that nearly destroyed one of Europe's most famous landmarks remains unknown. But it's clear that the flames might have been con...
08:42 2019-07-17

Muslim nations are defending China's crackdown on Muslims. It shatters the myth of Islamic solidarity Last week, a number of Muslim-majority countries praised China's human rights record, dismissing reports of a widespread crackdown on Muslims there. ...
08:56 2019-07-17

Amazon in deal with German watchdog to overhaul marketplace terms Amazon has reached a deal with Germany's anti-trust authority to overhaul its terms of service for third-party merchants, who had complained of unfa...
09:28 2019-07-17

Game of Thrones Sets New Emmy Record With 32 Nominations The nominations for the 2019 Emmys were announced Tuesday, and despite an overwhelmingly poor reception for its final season, Game of Thrones leads t...
09:28 2019-07-17

U.S. Sanctions Myanmar Generals for Ethnic Cleansing of Rohingya The State Department announced Tuesday that it has brought sanctions against four Myanmar military generals, including the commander-in-chief, for th...
09:28 2019-07-17

Brazil Police Shut Down a Factory Making Fake Ferraris and ‘Shamborghinis’ (RIO DE JANEIRO) — Brazilian police say they’ve shut down a clandestine factory that was producing fake Ferraris and sham Lamborghinis. A...
09:28 2019-07-17

Ursula von der Leyen Confirmed as First Female President of the European Commission (BRUSSELS) — Ursula von der Leyen was confirmed as the European Commission president Tuesday, becoming the first woman to hold one of the most ...
09:28 2019-07-17

Johnny Clegg, anti-apartheid musician in South Africa, dies South African musician Johnny Clegg, who performed in defiance of apartheid and celebrated the country’s change to democracy under Nelson Mandela, ha...
09:28 2019-07-17

Pima County requesting $530K to aid migrants TUCSON – Pima County plans to spend over $530,000 in federal funding to provide humanitarian aid for migrants seeking asylum through 2019. The ...
09:42 2019-07-17

Bulgarian cybersecurity worker detained over tax agency hack attack A 20-year-old Bulgarian cybersecurity worker has been arrested on suspicion of involvement in a hacking attack that stole millions of taxpayers' pers...
09:42 2019-07-17

Renault forms China electric vehicle venture with JMCG France's Renault SA said on Wednesday it will invest $145 million in a unit of China's Jiangling Motors Corporation Group (JMCG) that will allow it t...
09:42 2019-07-17

|SAinterestratesmayfall,andnotduetopolitics Should Reserve Bank governor Lesetja Kganyago announce a cut in South African interest rates this week, as expected, it won’t be because politicians ...
09:56 2019-07-17

|NervousHongKongmillionairesaremovingtheircashtoSingapore Private bankers are being flooded with inquiries from investors in Hong Kong who are worried about the long-term effects of the political crisis in t...
09:56 2019-07-17

Ex-Jaguar designer Ian Callum launches independent design firm Ian Callum left Jaguar after 20 years as its design chief New Warwick-based company comprises 18 experts and will undertake a diverse range of comm...
10:00 2019-07-17

Syria Hold India To 1-1 Draw In Intercontinental Cup Having lost both their previous matches to Tajikistan and North Korea, India were already out of contention for a spot in the final while Syria neede...
10:14 2019-07-17

‘Don’t flush your drugs m’kay’: police warn of the possibility of ‘meth-gators’ Tennessee officials fear that animals living in sewage treatment ponds could ingest drugs that have been disposed of improperlyPolice in Tennessee ar...
10:28 2019-07-17

Tech's modern-day 'Yellow Peril' scare is just the same old racism | Frank H Wu Claims by Peter Thiel of a Chinese fifth column within Google stoke paranoia against Asian Americans and threaten to ruin the economy – and our democ...
10:28 2019-07-17

How Liz Johnson Artur chronicled black culture – in pictures The photography of Russian-Ghanian Liz Johnson Artur is being showcased in her first solo exhibition, now on at the Brooklyn Museum in New York until...
10:28 2019-07-17

Sprint says hackers used Samsung’s website to access customer account data In late June, hackers managed to access an unknown number of Sprint accounts by exploiting a security loophole on Samsung’s “add a line&r...
10:28 2019-07-17

Solo's Surprise Darth Maul Cameo Gets an Unsurprisingly Great Action Figure This honestly might be the best thing to come out of Solo: A Star Wars Story, given the movie managed to kill off most of the other good things about...
10:28 2019-07-17

World Emoji Day: Here's a look at what's coming soon to iPhones and Androids Here are some of the 59 new emojis coming to Apple devices and 65 coming to Android devices. Apple & Google released photos ahead of World Emoji Day....
10:28 2019-07-17

Brazil-Made Toyota Etios Scores 4 Stars At Latin NCAP Crash Test The Brazil-made Toyota Etios has bagged a 4-star rating for Adult and Child Occupant Protection in a recently conducted crash test by the Latin New C...
10:42 2019-07-17

US Treasury yields tick lower amid renewed trade concerns U.S. government debt prices were higher on Wednesday morning, after President Donald Trump said Tuesday there is still a "long way to go" on trade ta...
10:42 2019-07-17

UnitedHealth's Optum strikes deal with Bay Area hospital in bid to keep it independent United's Optum is launching a new partnership with John Muir Health aimed at helping the small northern California hospital operator become more...
10:42 2019-07-17

Germany: leader of Merkel party takes over defense ministry The new leader of Chancellor Angela Merkel’s party is taking over Germany’s defense ministry in a risky but potentially rewarding move, reversing her...
10:56 2019-07-17

Pinterest wants your video You'll need business profile, but anyone can get one, and to upload vertical videos that can be played without sound. Subtitles a help, company ...
11:14 2019-07-17

Chinese vertical dramas made for phone viewing show the future of mobile video Mobile video is a big deal, but you don’t need me to tell you that. Big Tech has been fast-moving into the mobile video space for a few years now, an...
11:14 2019-07-17

Despite High Hopes, Self-Driving Cars Are ‘Way in the Future’ Ford and other companies say the industry overestimated the arrival of autonomous vehicles, which still struggle to anticipate what other drivers and...
11:14 2019-07-17

Google Glass Has an Afterlife as a Device to Teach Autistic Children Privacy concerns caused the computerized eyewear to fail with the general public. But researchers believe it could help autistic children learn to re...
11:14 2019-07-17

Chevrolet Bolt EV Don?t expect too many changes to the Bolt EV aside from a possible freshening late next year before it moves to GM?s new EV platform as early as 2021...
11:14 2019-07-17

Alfa Romeo Compact crossover Smaller than the Stelvio, this as-yet-unnamed vehicle will compete with the Audi Q3, BMW X1 and the Mercedes-Benz GLA class, and is due to arrive in ...
11:14 2019-07-17

Oscar de la Renta Readies International Expansion Effort After monthslong delays, one of the last independent U.S. high-fashion brands will throw open the doors of its store and showroom in Paris—plus chris...
11:42 2019-07-17

UPDATE 1-French retailer Carrefour forms home delivery partnership with Spanish firm Glovo French supermarket retailer Carrefour has signed a fast home delivery service with Spanish start-up company Glovo, as Carrefour looks to deal with gr...
11:56 2019-07-17

European shares flat after mixed corporate results European shares were flat in early trading on Wednesday as investors parsed through a mixed bag of corporate results, with rising Brexit uncertainty ...
11:56 2019-07-17

Sudan's military council, opposition coalition sign political accord Sudan's ruling military council and an opposition alliance signed a political accord on Wednesday as part of a power-sharing deal aimed at leading th...
11:56 2019-07-17

'You must be stupid': Duterte says he won't be tried by international court Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte has declared he will never be tried by an international court for mass killings in his war on drugs, and vowed n...
11:56 2019-07-17

Tupac superfan ousted from government job after constant emails about slain rapper Only God can judge him — but the governor of Iowa can fire him. A Tupac Shakur superfan who worked as the director of Iowa’s social services agency w...
11:56 2019-07-17

IRCTC Tourism Vaishno Devi Tour: Package Cost, Inclusion, Itinerary Here Vaishno Devi tour package: Cost of Vaishno Devi Rail Tour Package for Deluxe class is Rs 10,950 on single occupancy basis, Rs 7,850 per person on dou...
11:56 2019-07-17

Conservative leadership race enters final stretch with Boris Johnson and Jeremy Hunt set to take part in final hustings The contest between Boris Johnson and Jeremy Hunt will enter its final furlong this evening as the pair take part in the final hustings of the Conser...
12:00 2019-07-17

Tesla streamlines UK line-up with model price overhaul Top-spec Model S Performance variants are now priced from £91,800 Significant increase for top-spec Model S and X; entry-level Model 3 made cheaper...
12:14 2019-07-17

Eagle Scout rolls expected to drop after Mormon church ends partnership The number of Eagle Scouts in the Boy Scouts of America is expected to fall dramatically when the Church of Jesus Christ of the Latter-day Saints end...
12:14 2019-07-17

22 MS-13 members charged with killing seven people, racketeering A total of 22 MS-13 gang members and associates were indicted on federal charges of racketeering and murder for participating in a series of killings...
12:14 2019-07-17

Chinese Esports Group Backed by Tencent Raises $775 Million in U.S. IPO Chinese video-streaming service DouYu raised $775 million in its IPO, capitalizing on the growing popularity of watching others play games on the int...
12:14 2019-07-17

Why Democrats’ oversight machine is moving so slowly against Trump House Democrats have kicked and screamed about the White House’s refusal to allow key Trump officials to come before Congress. But they haven’t done ...
12:28 2019-07-17

‘Win where we won’: As Trump’s campaign boasts of going on offense, its efforts appear squarely aimed at defending his 2016 map The plan includes solidifying and maximizing the support of Trump’s base in a handful of key states he won in 2016 while making marginal inroads with...
12:42 2019-07-17

Man Utd news LIVE: Transfer latest on Maguire, Pogba and Lukaku, fixtures and pre-season tour Manchester United continue their pre-season preparations in Australia as Ole Gunnar Solskjaer seeks to build a squad capable of challenging for top h...
12:56 2019-07-17

Adam Lallana's new Liverpool role brings fresh battle after two years of injury hell The disappointment of two consecutive injury-hit seasons might have been easier to take for Adam Lallana had they not also featured the loss of sever...
12:56 2019-07-17

Red Bull car gains led to Verstappen’s Honda F1 engine lag issue Max Verstappen's faster application of the throttle on his Red Bull Formula 1 car is the suspected cause of his turbo lag issue during the British Gr...
13:14 2019-07-17

Summer’s hottest dress is a $70 sack The summer’s hottest outfit is a shapeless spotted shmatta that costs $70. It’s “the Zara dress,” a black-and-white polka-dot, long-sleeved, ankle-le...
13:14 2019-07-17

Android, iOS Are Getting New Emojis Later This Year On World Emoji Day 2019, Apple and Google have offered a sneak peek at some of the emoji that is arriving on mobile and desktop devices later this ye...
13:28 2019-07-17

Sony A7R IV Packs in a 'World's First' 61-Megapixel Full-Frame Sensor Sony just launched a resolution beast of a camera called the A7R IV, which boasts of a 61-megapixel full-frame sensor, 10fps burst shooting, 4K video...
13:28 2019-07-17

US briefing: Trump condemned and Instagram murder Wednesday’s top story: House denounces president’s attack on congresswomen. Plus, why moon landing shots are artistic masterpieces.Subscribe now to r...
13:28 2019-07-17

South African unit of carmaker Ford to add 1,200 jobs The South African unit of Ford Motor Co will hire an additional 1,200 people to staff an extra shift at one of its vehicle assembly plants, increasin...
13:42 2019-07-17

Centre Extends 15th Finance Commission's Term By A Month Till November 30 The government on Wednesday extended the 15th Finance Commission's term by a month till November 30, and broadened the ambit of its recommendation to...
13:42 2019-07-17

Families Of Soldiers Killed In Pulwama Given Rs 1 Crore In Aid: Centre Families of the 40 CRPF soldiers killed in the Pulwama terror attack have been provided with compensation and monetary benefits amounting to nearly R...
13:42 2019-07-17

Majority of Canadians want change in Ottawa, 37% say they’d vote Conservative: Ipsos The Ipsos poll showed Conservative leader Andrew Scheer picking up the approval of 36 per cent of respondents, compared to Justin Trudeau's 32 per ce...
13:56 2019-07-17

"You Must Be Stupid": Duterte Says Won't Be Tried By International Court Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte has declared he will never be tried by an international court for mass killings in his war on drugs, and vowed n...
13:56 2019-07-17

Over 3.5 billion people are on social media; Facebook still biggest with teens; Esports on the rise The new Global Digital Statshot report from Hootsuite and We Are Social is packed with all the latest data you need to understand how people are usin...
13:56 2019-07-17

Kalamazoo Growlers' 6-year-old 'Coach Drake' unleashes a fiery post-ejection tirade Coach Drake, a 6-year-old assistant coach for the Kalamazoo Growlers, threw bats and balls on the field after being "ejected" during a game.  &...
14:14 2019-07-17

Businesses Get Caught Up in Hong Kong Protests A broad stripe of businesses from global titan Nike to a local bakery is finding that taking sides, or even appearing to, in Hong Kong’s protests aga...
14:28 2019-07-17

Jimmy Fallon bribes Chance The Rapper to spill all the details about his first album For a guy so justly famous and successful, it’s still weird to think that Chance The Rapper has never sold a single album. But releasing his uniforml...
14:42 2019-07-17

A.I. has a bias problem and that can be a big challenge in cybersecurity Aarti Borkar from IBM Security says artificial intelligence bias can exist at three levels: the program, the data and the people who design those AI ...
14:42 2019-07-17

Lotus goes all electric with $2M halo Evija Lotus, aiming to reestablish itself as a global engineering and sports car powerhouse under its new parent, Chinese automaker Geely, is introducing a...
14:56 2019-07-17

What triggers the shopaholic spender, and how to beat the syndrome Even in the absence of shopping "holidays" like Black Friday and Amazon Prime Day, designed to entice consumers to spend on items they never planned ...
14:56 2019-07-17

Parts of the Marshall Islands are more radioactive than Chernobyl and Fukushima, study finds Radiation levels across parts of the Marshall Islands in the Pacific Ocean, where the United States tested nuclear bombs during the Cold War, are hig...
14:56 2019-07-17

Pakistan arrests alleged Mumbai attacks mastermind on terror charges Pakistani authorities have detained Hafiz Saeed, the leader of a militant group blamed for the 2008 Mumbai attacks. The radical cleric is a designate...
14:56 2019-07-17

Rental bikes or e-scooters: Who will win Berlin's urban mobility battle? The German capital's fame as a cyclist's paradise has attracted many rental bikes companies. And now electric scooters have joined this fast-paced bu...
14:56 2019-07-17

US sanctions Myanmar army chief over Rohingya 'ethnic cleansing' The sanctions represent the strongest step that the US has taken in response to massacres in Myanmar. Recent reports have pointed to the military's r...
14:56 2019-07-17

Braves vs. Brewers: Dallas Keuchel’s resurgence will continue Emmy nominations are in. As expected “Game of Thrones” topped the list, nominated 32 times. Both Rachel Maddow and Sean Hannity failed to make the cu...
15:00 2019-07-17

Former Reds manager Bryan Price regrets epic F-bomb tirade in 2015 Former Reds manager Bryan Price reflected on his epic 2015 rant -- 77 F-bombs in 5 1/2 minutes - on the A's Live podcast.    ...
15:00 2019-07-17

Happy World Emoji Day! These are the top 10 icons used this year on Facemoji Fun Fact: July 17 was designated World Emoji Day because that is the date shown on the calendar emoji for Apple and Google users.    ...
15:00 2019-07-17

ALS: 'Unique' cells could open up new avenues for therapy A new study has found 'never before reported' cells in the spines of people with ALS. The discovery may lead to a better understanding of the conditi...
15:14 2019-07-17

Is this scab infected? Diagnosis and treatment Scabs are the body's natural defense against bacteria. When bacteria get beneath a scab, the wound can become infected. This article covers how to te...
15:14 2019-07-17

Mark Esper headed for quick confirmation after acing largely bipartisan Senate hearing ON THE GLIDE SLOPE: Mark Esper, President Trump’s fallback nominee to head the Defense Department, did everything he needed to do yesterday to win qu...
15:14 2019-07-17

Macaws offer feathered 'therapy' to suffering Venezuelans Looking for an escape from the daily realities of crisis-ridden Venezuela, Carmen Gomez finds solace receiving visitors on the roof of her Caracas ap...
15:14 2019-07-17

Google Database of Political Ads Is Fraught With Missing Content, Delays Google’s searchable database of political ads, set up to bring more transparency to digital campaign advertising, is fraught with errors and delays, ...
15:14 2019-07-17

Wall Street set to open flat as investors shrug off bank results Wall Street was set for a muted open on Wednesday as trade worries and concerns about the balance of monetary policy and growth outweighed solid resu...
15:28 2019-07-17

Spotify launches an in-app Disney Hub to lure more fans Spotify Technology SA said on Wednesday it will devote a prominent spot in its music streaming app to Walt Disney Co's extensive music library with s...
15:28 2019-07-17

London house prices suffer biggest slump since 2009, as pound keeps dropping - business live Rolling coverage of the latest economic and financial news, as UK housing market keeps slowing and the pound hits fresh lowsBreaking: London house pr...
15:28 2019-07-17

As Trump Meeting Looms, Pakistan Anti-Terrorist Police Arrest Hafiz Saeed Mr. Saeed, founder of the group behind the deadly attacks in India in 2008, was placed in custody days before Prime Minister Imran Khan is due in Was...
15:28 2019-07-17

E.U. Investigates Amazon Over Use of Retailer Info To Gain Competitive Edge (BRUSSELS) — The European Union is opening a new front in its quest to more closely regulate big tech companies, saying Wednesday it was invest...
15:56 2019-07-17

Scottish Prof Links Mysterious Pictish Symbols and Distant Gobekli Tepe Signs The Picts were an ancient race of people who from at least the 1st century AD dominated the northern territories of what is known today as Scotland. ...
15:56 2019-07-17

'Menacing' fire whirl whipped up by 'turbulent' winds during blaze in Washington Turbulent winds helped fuel an explosive wildfire in eastern Washington state that produced a towering column of flame in front of those battling the...
15:56 2019-07-17

New York sisters abused dad for nearly two decades because they said God told them he was 'unfaithful' to wife Three sisters from upstate New York were sentenced Tuesday to two years in prison after nearly two decades of physically and mentally abusing their e...
15:56 2019-07-17

California police officer, veteran died in his sleep at 36: police A 36-year-old California police officer and veteran was pronounced dead Tuesday morning after passing away in his sleep at his home, the Roseville Po...
15:56 2019-07-17

Special relationship 2.0: what's next for the transatlantic affair? If Boris Johnson makes it to No10, securing a US-UK trade deal will be top of his agenda - but his White House pal is hard to seduce. Philip Delves B...
15:56 2019-07-17

Jeremy Corbyn 'must show his shame on anti-Semitism' Jeremy Corbyn was urged to show "anger and shame" for the anti-Semitism scandal engulfing Labour by one of the party's most respected grandees today....
15:56 2019-07-17

Inmigrantes indocumentados vistos de forma desfavorable en México, de acuerdo a encuesta La mayoría de mexicanos está a favor de deportar migrantes centroamericanos a sus países de origen, de acuerdo con una encuesta de The Washington Pos...
16:00 2019-07-17

Turkey acquits 3 rights activists of terror-related charges A court in Istanbul has acquitted the Turkey representative of Reporters Without Borders and two other human rights activists of charges of engaging ...
16:00 2019-07-17

Atlantic preview: Welcome to Clemson's world Can anyone give Clemson a scare? Will Florida State turn things around? What are the expectations for Scott Satterfield at Louisville? We dig into th...
16:00 2019-07-17

Top 10 cruise destinations in the world, according to Cruise Critic users Cruise Critic's annual Cruisers' Choice Destination Awards ranked the best cruise destinations in the world.      ...
16:00 2019-07-17

Gold Price Edges Lower To Rs 35,500 Per 10 Grams Amid Low Demand Gold prices in Delhi fell by Rs 70 per 10 grams to Rs 35,500 per 10 grams on Wednesday, amid low demand from jewellers and weakness in the global mar...
16:00 2019-07-17

Yes Bank June Quarter Profit Slumps 91% On Higher Provisioning Yes Bank on Wednesday reported a net profit of Rs 113.76 crore for the April-June quarter, missing analysts' estimates. That marked a fall of 91 per ...
16:00 2019-07-17

Wipro Beats Street Estimates With June Quarter Profit Of Rs 2,388 Crore Wipro, the country's third largest software services company, on Wednesday reported a net profit of Rs 2,387.6 crore for the quarter ended June 30. T...
16:00 2019-07-17

Why these shoppers regret their Amazon Prime Day purchases Amazon Prime Day is over, which means your buyer's remorse might be sinking in. But you're not alone. Here are some tips for what to do nex...
16:00 2019-07-17

| SA player drain continues as Du Preez twins bid farewell The Sharks have confirmed the departures of Du Preez twins, Daniel and Jean-Luc, who will join their brother Robert jnr and their father Robert in le...
16:14 2019-07-17

| Sharks confirm 'amicable' departure of coach Robert du Preez After five seasons with the Sharks, initially as an assistant coach and thereafter as head coach, Robert du Preez has parted ways with the KwaZulu-Na...
16:14 2019-07-17

| Portrush set for 2nd-highest Open attendance The 148th Open at Royal Portrush is set to become the second-highest attended tournament in the championship's history with 237 750 spectators expect...
16:14 2019-07-17

Drug makers flooded US with billions of opioid pills as epidemic surged, data shows Statistics are a blow to country’s biggest pharmaceuticals that paid millions of dollars in out of court settlementsDrug makers and distributors floo...
16:14 2019-07-17

Amazon Faces E.U. Inquiry Over Data From Independent Sellers European antitrust regulators have opened an investigation into the data that Amazon uses from third-party sellers who rely on the tech company’s sit...
16:28 2019-07-17

Alleged gun threat behind WNBA star Riquna Williams’ suspension Los Angeles Sparks guard Riquna Williams was suspended without pay by the WNBA on Tuesday for 10 games — nearly a third of the season — for a domesti...
16:28 2019-07-17

Nancy Pelosi Has to Decide Whether to Halt a New Push to Impeach Trump Amid Tuesday’s circus show in Congress, it was almost hard to notice that someone did the damn thing and filed articles of impeachment against the pr...
16:28 2019-07-17

Study: E-cigarettes can help smokers quit, but have higher rate of relapse Vaping may help people to quit cigarettes, but the longer they use e-cigarettes, the more likely they are to start smoking again, new research in Fra...
16:42 2019-07-17

The islands more radioactive than Chernobyl Radiation levels across parts of the Marshall Islands in the Pacific Ocean, where the United States tested nuclear bombs during the Cold War, are hig...
16:42 2019-07-17

Facebook faces more scrutiny from Congress over Libra cryptocurrency plan Facebook Inc faces more questioning by U.S. lawmakers on Wednesday over its planned cryptocurrency, after a bruising first bout when senators from bo...
16:56 2019-07-17

Elon Musk is making implants to link the brain with a smartphone Elon Musk wants to insert Bluetooth-enabled implants into your brain, claiming the devices could enable telepathy and repair motor function in people...
16:56 2019-07-17

Elderly woman sexually assaulted in Queens home: cops An elderly woman was sexually assaulted early Wednesday by a stranger in her Queens home, police said. The 74-year-old told authorities she had just ...
16:56 2019-07-17

iOS 13's killer feature will make your battery last longer... but there are downsides Do you want your battery to be charged to 100 percent as fast as possible, or do you want your last longer before it needs to be replaced? You decide...
17:14 2019-07-17

McIlroy knows this is not just another British Open Rory McIlroy doesn't think he's center of attention as British Open returns to his native Northern Ireland after 68-year wait   ...
17:14 2019-07-17

Mexico’s El Chapo sentenced to life in prison NEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on the sentencing of the Mexican drug lord known as El Chapo. (all times local): 10:10 a.m. The notorious Mexican drug kin...
17:14 2019-07-17

Over half a million International Driving Permits bought since February News 17 Jul, 2019 Drivers in the UK have spent more than £3m buying International Driving Permits since February in preparation for a n...
17:28 2019-07-17

Comics’ craziest crossover returns in this Archie Vs. Predator II exclusive Four years ago, Archie Comics gave the world Archie Vs. Predator, an absolutely outrageous miniseries that sent the alien murderer to Riverdale and p...
17:28 2019-07-17

New standard Switch model will improve battery life about 40 percent Enlarge (credit: YouTube / Aban Tech) Last week, we broke down the evidence that Nintendo was working on a new model of the standard Switch to go a...
17:28 2019-07-17

Watch: PSG's Kylian Mbappe megs keeper, shows off jets in romp of Dynamo Paris Saint-Germain superstar Kylian Mbappe showed off his incredible speed and scored twice, including a nutmeg of the goalie, in a 6-1 win against ...
17:42 2019-07-17

Watch a Republican Goon's Brain Short Circuit Over Whether He'd Support a Racist Is Donald Trump a racist? If you are the average person who did not vote for him, the answer is clearly yes. If you are a cable news anchor, however,...
17:42 2019-07-17

Before Trust Vote, Congress Leader's "Sincere Personal Request" To Rebels As the Karnataka coalition faces a floor test it may not breeze through because of multiple resignations over the past few days, DK Shivakumar, the C...
17:42 2019-07-17

Kulbhushan Jadhav Order To Be In India's Favour: Sarabjit Singh's Sister Dalbir Kaur, the sister of Sarabjit Singh who was sentenced to death in Pakistan over terrorism charges, said that she "fully believed that the Inter...
17:42 2019-07-17

‘He’s Got His Own Style.’ Handsome Goat Is One of the Most Stylish Guys to Grace Your Eyeballs Lately One animal at this Malaysian farm has risen above the rest to become the notable handsome goat on the internet. Harini Ramos, the 11-month-old goat, ...
17:42 2019-07-17

House orders Pentagon to reveal whether it turned ticks into biological weapons House lawmakers passed an amendment to the National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) last week that ordered the Pentagon to reveal whether the U.S. m...
17:56 2019-07-17

College applications can add up to thousands of dollars. Here's how to save As college costs rise, some students apply to a laundry list of schools to increase their odds of getting into one they can afford. Yet doing so can ...
18:00 2019-07-17

Notorious drug lord Joaquín 'El Chapo' Guzmán sentenced to life in prison Notorious drug lord Joaquín "El Chapo" Guzmán Loera was formally sentenced Wednesday to life in prison on drug trafficking charges. &#...
18:00 2019-07-17

David Crosby compares new doc to 'being naked in public" Legendary musician David Crosby says his new documentary "Remember My Name" is "a little embarrassing" due to its honesty. (July 17)   ...
18:00 2019-07-17

South Carolina Republican Sanford mulls 2020 bid Former South Carolina governor and congressman Mark Sanford floated the possibility that he would challenge President Donald Trump for the Republican...
18:00 2019-07-17

Sanders vows to reject donations from drug and health insurance industry, seeking to pressure Biden Sen. Bernie Sanders promises to reject donations from drug and health insurance executives and lobbyists. Will that give him an edge in his fight wit...
18:14 2019-07-17

How to find British Open value without betting the winner The Open Championship offers an extensive wagering menu beyond the winner and matchups. Here are some players I’m picking to finish in the top 20. Od...
18:14 2019-07-17

Heat’s Chris Paul pursuit hits snag over draft picks The final NBA domino left to fall is a second Chris Paul deal. With Oklahoma City looking to enter a full-on rebuild, and the point guard’s sal...
18:14 2019-07-17

The UAW Has No Reason Not to Push for Everything The UAW kind of sucks, but it is still a union, and therefore inherently good. They started negotiations this week for new contracts with the Big Thr...
18:14 2019-07-17

Italian cyclist impaled by 2-foot-long piece of wood during Belgium track race The 17-year-old cyclist required a three-hour surgery after the wood impaled his side, cutting through his thigh and puncturing his lung.  ...
18:28 2019-07-17

UK carbon emissions target 'doing more harm than good' - Thunberg Teen climate activist Greta Thunberg has told Sky News that the UK's pledge to produce net zero carbon emissions by 2050 is "actually doing more harm...
18:42 2019-07-17

Australia call on uncapped prop as injuries bite ahead of Bok duel Australia have called uncapped New South Wales Waratahs prop Harry Johnson-Holmes into their squad ahead of Saturday's Rugby Championship opener agai...
18:42 2019-07-17

Autonomous cars: When will our cars finally really drive us? For years we have been talking about autonomous, self-driving vehicles. Yet we don't see them on the streets. But be patient, even if you can't see t...
18:56 2019-07-17

Opinion: Key steps needed for Cameroon peace talks Switzerland has agreed to mediate talks between the government of Cameroon and separatist leaders aimed at faciliating a peaceful resolution to a thr...
18:56 2019-07-17

What we played in July: 'Bloodstained' and 'Super Mario Maker 2' Welcome back to Engadget's Gaming IRL, a monthly segment where we run down what our editors are playing. This time around, we've finally go...
18:56 2019-07-17

In case of emergency: The tech that might save you Look, nature is beautiful. It's fun. But it can also be unpredictable and dangerous. And while I highly encourage you to head in to the great ou...
18:56 2019-07-17

Uber wants to sell you Echos, AirPods and Oculus headsets Uber is taking its retail offerings up a notch. Last year, the company teamed up with Cargo to let drivers hawk goods ranging from snacks to phone ch...
18:56 2019-07-17

'Luigi's Mansion 3' is coming out on Halloween You'll be able to help Luigi and his new pal Gooigi tackle hordes of ghosts at the spookiest time of year, because Nintendo has confirmed Luigi&...
18:56 2019-07-17

Nintendo quietly upgrades the Switch with up to 9 hours of battery life The murmurs of an upgraded Switch were true -- although you might want to put hopes for a Switch Pro on ice, at least for now. Nintendo has quietly ...
18:56 2019-07-17

Amazon will change its rules for third-party sellers following backlash Amazon doesn't have a shining reputation when it comes to the way it handles its third-party sellers. Merchants have reported restrictions on wh...
18:56 2019-07-17

'Not a dustbin': Cambodia to send plastic waste back to the US and Canada Country vows to return 1,600 tonnes of waste as south-east Asian countries revolt against an onslaught of rubbish shipmentsCambodia has announced it ...
18:56 2019-07-17

Sudanese military, protesters sign power-sharing document Sudan’s protesters and the ruling military council have signed the first of two documents outlining a power-sharing deal, but they remain divided on ...
19:00 2019-07-17

Nikki Bella and Artem Chigvintsev Finally Put a Label on Their 7-Month Romance Nikki Bella and Artem Chigvintsev are finally "boyfriend and girlfriend," and it's "#official!" E! News learned in January that Nikki, 35, and the 3...
19:14 2019-07-17

This short movie gives an inside look into how Ilford makes its iconic black and white film Since 1912, Ilford Photo has been making film rolls for photography enthusiasts from across the globe, giving recreational and professional photograp...
19:14 2019-07-17

This AI magically removes moving objects from videos We’ve previously seen developers harness the power of artificial intelligence (AI) to turn pitch black pics into bright colorful photos, flat images ...
19:14 2019-07-17

Here are the Senate’s sickest burns dished out to Facebook’s Libra Facebook‘s digital currency, Libra, has been causing a bit of a ruckus lately. Since its plans became public a few weeks ago, headlines have largely ...
19:14 2019-07-17

L.A.’s earthquake warning app worked as intended… or did it? Earlier this year the city of Los Angeles launched its very own earthquake warning app. It’s called ShakeAlertLA, and it’s supposed to al...
19:14 2019-07-17

The campaign to rename Oakland Airport after a trailblazing female pilot No major US airport is named after a woman. One activist wants to change that, with a campaign to rename Oakland Airport after aviation pioneer Maggi...
19:28 2019-07-17

SeaWorld hits back at Branson as Virgin stops selling park tickets SeaWorld has hit out at Virgin boss Sir Richard Branson for "succumbing to pressure from animal activists" after he announced his travel firm would n...
19:42 2019-07-17

Cardinals cut OT Harrison after arrest warrant issued Arizona Cardinals release tackle Desmond Harrison after police in North Carolina issue warrant for his arrest on assault charges    &...
19:42 2019-07-17

Serena among 13 Grand Slam champs in US Open women's field Serena Williams will try again for a record-equaling 24th major title as one of 13 Grand Slam champions who gained direct entry into the U.S. Open &...
19:42 2019-07-17

U.S. unsure about circumstances of tanker towed to Iran U.S. officials say they are unsure whether an oil tanker towed into Iranian waters was seized by Iran or rescued after facing mechanical faults as Te...
19:42 2019-07-17

Italy's populist coalition clashes over EU Commission election Italy's coalition parties clashed on Wednesday over the election of Germany's Ursula von der Leyen as the next president of the European Commission, ...
19:42 2019-07-17

U.S. and Russia trade accusations over 'visa war' as ties fray The United States and Russia on Wednesday accused each other of using children as political hostages after dozens of teachers at an English-language ...
19:42 2019-07-17

Russia keeps Ukrainian sailors in custody despite swap talks A court in Moscow ruled on Wednesday to keep 24 Ukrainian sailors captured by Russia off the coast of Crimea in custody for a further three months de...
19:42 2019-07-17

Hasbro's New Overwatch Figure Shows Off Reinhardt's Pretty Face Out of all the characters recreated in plastic for Hasbro’s first wave of Overwatch action figures, the hands-down, hammers-up best is the super-size...
19:42 2019-07-17

Cosplaying Haikyuu’s Nishinoya May Have Improved My Volleyball Skills This weekend, I attended Blerdcon, a convention in Washington, D.C., aimed at black nerds of all ilks. There were beautiful black people everywhere, ...
19:42 2019-07-17

The most popular products people bought on Prime Day Now that Prime Day is over, these are the 10 most popular deals our readers bought during the 48-hour sale extravaganza     ...
19:56 2019-07-17

Prime Day is over—but you can still find massive savings at these stores Prime Day 2019 might be over, but you can still get huge savings at Nordstrom, Anthropologie, and so many other big retailers right now.   ...
19:56 2019-07-17

The most successful song collaborations of all-time: 'Old Town Road' approaching No. 1 24/7 Tempo identified the most popular collaborations ever based on the longest runs atop Billboard’s Hot 100 pop music chart.   ...
19:56 2019-07-17

How Dogfish Head's Sam Calagione became Delaware's king of beer He was green and had almost no money when he founded Dogfish 25 years ago. Now he's an industry leader fresh off a $300M merger. This is how Sam...
19:56 2019-07-17

| Man's best friend: The dogs who sniff out explosives in Kabul Naya, a 3-year-old Belgian Malinois, focuses intently as she leaps over hurdles and zooms through tunnels on an obstacle course at a training centre ...
19:56 2019-07-17

Trump orders flags at half-staff in memory of Justice John Paul Stevens In memory of Supreme Court Justice John Paul Stevens, who died Tuesday night at 99, President Trump ordered the American flag be flown at half-staff ...
20:42 2019-07-17

Trump and Epstein Partied and Commented on Women in 1992 Video The video provides a glimpse of Donald J. Trump in his element, sidling between a dance floor filled with N.F.L. cheerleaders and the sidelines at hi...
20:42 2019-07-17

Princess Di reincarnated? TV host claims his son has iconic royal’s soul Even someone who believes in reincarnation couldn’t hope for this sort of cosmic luck. Billy Campbell, the 4-year-old son of Australian TV host David...
20:42 2019-07-17

Insects feel chronic pain after injury like humans do, study finds It’s tempting to imagine that insects don’t “feel” pain, thereby absolving us from any guilt we might feel in slapping a fly or stepping on an ant, b...
20:42 2019-07-17

Family Members of Boeing 737 Max Crash Victims Tell Congress to Strengthen FAA Safety Oversight Two men who lost family members in the crash of an Ethiopian Airlines Boeing 737 Max jet called on legislators to change Federal Aviation Administrat...
20:56 2019-07-17

Civil Liberties Groups Asks Judge To Block Trump Asylum Rule (WASHINGTON) — Civil liberties groups on Wednesday asked for a temporary restraining order blocking the Trump administration’s effort to ...
20:56 2019-07-17

White House says Turkey's involvement in F-35 program "impossible" The White House said on Wednesday that Turkey's decision to purchase the Russian S-400 air defense system renders its continued involvement in the F-...
20:56 2019-07-17

UPDATE 4-U.S. lawmakers challenge Facebook over Libra cryptocurrency plan U.S. lawmakers bashed Facebook on Wednesday over its planned cryptocurrency, after a bruising first bout a day earlier when senators from both partie...
20:56 2019-07-17

EXPLAINER-What is the EU's antitrust investigation into Amazon about? The European Commission has opened a formal antitrust investigation to assess whether Amazon's use of sensitive data from independent retailers who s...
20:56 2019-07-17

Artificial skin can sense 1000 times faster than human nerves An artificial skin inspired by the human nervous system can sense pressure and temperature. It has been tested on a robotic hand and improved the han...
20:56 2019-07-17

Microsoft's latest holoportation demo shows off its mixed reality, AI, translation technologies Microsoft continues to plug away at making holoportation possible and is showing off how it might work using currently available Microsoft services a...
20:56 2019-07-17

To the Moon: Grumman, the company that built Apollo 11's Lunar Module Our fourth and final installment in our series is about Grumman, the company which built the Lunar Module (LEM) which made the historic manned landin...
20:56 2019-07-17

50 years after Apollo 11: What really rocketed us to the moon While many of the proud Americans who were involved in the Apollo project are no longer with us 50 years later, the technologies they built live on, ...
20:56 2019-07-17

Plasma donations needed amid nationwide shortage (WBAL) A Baltimore-area mother is pleading for more plasma donors to come forward. A nationwide shortage has people living with immunodeficiency on e...
20:56 2019-07-17

El Chapo’s conviction is ‘great moral victory,’ but has ‘done nothing’ against Sinaloa cartel, experts say By Daniella Silva, NBC The Sinaloa cartel “remains the most powerful” drug trafficking organization in Mexico despite the conviction of d...
20:56 2019-07-17

Up to 19,000 could be without family planning care after HHS rule changes KPNX- Planned Parenthood, the largest provider of Title X care in the state, says it will not stay in the program after rule changes which are schedu...
20:56 2019-07-17

TPD investigates vehicle, bicycle collision TUCSON –Tucson Police Department is investigating a vehicle and bicycle collision Wednesday morning. Officers were dispatched to the scene near Geron...
20:56 2019-07-17

FaceApp denies storing users' photographs without permission App was launched by Russian developer in 2017 and uses AI to change people’s featuresThe developer of a popular app which transforms users’ faces to ...
21:14 2019-07-17

Manmade Antarctic snowstorm 'could save coastal cities from rising seas' Blowing trillions of tonnes of snow on to ice sheet could halt its collapse, researchers saySpraying trillions of tons of snow over west Antarctica c...
21:14 2019-07-17

We shouldn’t have to live in a world where women are afraid to say no | Ellie Mae O’Hagan The assault on a Manchester teen who refused a man’s advances shows why we need a new set of valuesSome years ago, I worked for a man several decades...
21:14 2019-07-17

Louvre removes Sackler name from museum wing amid protests Some members of multibillionaire family are accused of profiting from opioid crisis The Louvre museum in Paris has removed the name of the art philan...
21:14 2019-07-17

Impostor syndrome is a response to a world that doesn’t believe in women New research shows the emotional exhaustion caused by it bleeds into our home life – but women are somehow expected to find a remedy within themselve...
21:14 2019-07-17

New footage shows London Bridge terrorists confronted by police – video Newly released video shows police confronting three knife-wielding men during the 2017 London Bridge and Borough Market terror attack. The footage ha...
21:14 2019-07-17

Zack Seckler's best photograph: wild Iceland from the air ‘The pilot flew me around the volcanic coast in his tiny homemade plane – with the door open and me hanging out taking pictures’I shot this off the s...
21:14 2019-07-17

Beyoncé Made So Many Costume Changes in the ‘Spirit’ Video, We Almost Lost Count So far, we’ve counted 12—yes, 12 outfits that Beyoncé reportedly sports in the four minutes and 31 seconds the “Spirit” video runs. That’s gotta be s...
21:14 2019-07-17

Pentagon removing Turkey from F-35 program after its purchase of Russian missile defense The United States said on Wednesday that it was removing Turkey from the F-35 fighter jet program, a move that had been long threatened and expected ...
21:42 2019-07-17

Hungary should move children from 'prison-like' transit zones: U.N. A senior U.N. human rights official urged Hungary on Wednesday to move asylum-seeking families held in "prison-like" transit zones on the Serbian bor...
21:42 2019-07-17

Von der Leyen cracks EU parliament nut, national leaders will prove tougher Ursula von der Leyen had to dangle a range of promises on migration, taxes, climate change and the rule of law to secure even a wafer-thin margin of...
21:42 2019-07-17

Canelo Álvarez Seems To Have Lost Gennady Golovkin's Phone Number Middleweight champion Canelo Álvarez released a statement Wednesday announcing that, for the first time since 2015, he will not be fighting his tradi...
21:42 2019-07-17

Tupac-Obsessed Iowa Public Servant Resigns In Mystery The Iowa Department for Human Services provides services to the poor, children, senior citizens, and people with mental illness, addictions, or disab...
21:42 2019-07-17

How to Transport a Dead Body by Plane People die every day—and yes, that includes when they’re traveling. It’s not something most of us think about when planning a trip, but for some, it’...
21:42 2019-07-17

It's Okay to Take a Break From the Gym Despite what you might think, we all need a break from the gym. Sometimes, it’s out of necessity because of an injury. Other times, it’s because you ...
21:42 2019-07-17

Carlin Dunne's Mother Speaks Against Banning Motorcycles On Pikes Peak After Ducati rider Carlin Dunne's tragic death at the Pikes Peak International Hill Climb, there have been reports about the future of motorcycle rac...
21:56 2019-07-17

Hero MotoSports Team Rally Finishes In Top 10 In Silkway Rally 2019 Hero MotoSports Team Rally completed the Silkway Rally 2019 in a top 10 posiiton in the overall rankings. With a consistent performance across all th...
21:56 2019-07-17

Alan Rogan, Keeper of Rock Guitars, Smashed Ones Included, Dies at 68 Of all his clients — the Rolling Stones, Eric Clapton and Paul McCartney among them — Pete Townshend of the Who posed the biggest challenge: repairin...
22:00 2019-07-17

Here is a list of last mile delivery companies and startups fighting to ship items same day for less (AMZN, UPS, FDX, XPO, WMT) UPS and FedEx have dominated the US logistics industry — in particular, the last mile of delivery, where a courier brings a customer their orde...
22:00 2019-07-17

Government To Strengthen POCSO Act, Set Up Fast Track Courts: Minister The Centre will soon set up fast track courts to clear the pending 1.6 lakh cases of crime against children and further strengthen the POCSO act with...
22:00 2019-07-17

"Now To Ensure A Fair Trial": Indian Counsel After Kulbhushan Jadhav Win With retired Navy officer Kulbhushan Jadhav getting a reprieve from the International Court of Justice (ICJ) on Wednesday, Indian lead counsel Harish...
22:00 2019-07-17

Safety Management System Of 5 Airlines Found Deficient: Centre Aviation regulator Directorate General of Civil Aviation has conducted safety audits of Air India Express, SpiceJet, AirAsia, IndiGo and GoAir and it...
22:00 2019-07-17

Art collector files $200M suit after he was ‘duped’ into selling sculpture A prominent Manhattan art collector says he was duped into selling a valuable bronze sculpture for a fraction of its value — and now wants $200 milli...
22:00 2019-07-17

Perv accused of 4 separate sex attacks in the Bronx A pervert forced himself on four young women, mostly teenagers, in separate incidents throughout the Bronx, becoming increasingly violent with each a...
22:00 2019-07-17

This is the crazy face-aging app that’s taking social media by storm If you’ve opened any of your social media accounts over the past several days, you’ve no doubt seen a procession of old, wrinkled yet sli...
22:00 2019-07-17

Google Maps just got an excellent new feature: Real-time bikesharing info Google on Tuesday unveiled an absolutely cool new Google Maps feature that will immediately appeal to users who rely on bikesharing services to get a...
22:00 2019-07-17

Apollo moon rocks shed new light on Earth's volcanoes Fifty years after humans first set foot on the moon, scientists believe rock samples collected by Apollo astronauts could help predict volcanic erupt...
22:14 2019-07-17

Apple renews ‘Carpool Karaoke’ for a third season America's road trip with James Corden and his celebrity guests isn't over yet. Apple has renewed the CBS-produced Carpool Karaoke for a thi...
22:14 2019-07-17

South Africa: Inside the football-mad township 'too dangerous' for scouts to visit In one of South Africa's biggest townships, football is an obsession. But its crime rate means talented players go unseen by scouts, who deem it too ...
22:14 2019-07-17

New York mayor says he regrets trusting U.S. Justice Department on Garner chokehold case New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio said on Wednesday that he regrets trusting the U.S. Department of Justice after federal prosecutors declined to ch...
22:28 2019-07-17

U.S. rights groups ask courts to freeze Trump asylum rule The American Civil Liberties Union and other groups that sued to block the Trump administration's latest initiative to bar almost all asylum-seekers ...
22:28 2019-07-17

Pelosi says she would like to have U.S. debt limit proposal on House floor by July 25 U.S. House of Representatives Speaker Nancy Pelosi said on Wednesday she would like to have a proposal on raising the U.S. debt ceiling on the House ...
22:28 2019-07-17

| Bleating the traffic: sheep dodge cars in tour around Paris Guided by two shepherds, the flock was monitored by policemen on scooters and volunteer "walkers" on foot who helped them cross roads as they moved a...
22:28 2019-07-17

Ebola outbreak in Congo declared global health emergency The deadly Ebola outbreak in Congo is now an international health emergency, the World Health Organization announced on Wednesday after the virus spr...
22:28 2019-07-17

Cambodian officials are sending plastic trash back to US, Canada Cambodian officials want the US and Canada to leave their trash at home — and they are sending a whopping 1,600 tons of plastic waste back to w...
22:28 2019-07-17

Turkish diplomat shot dead in middle of Iraq restaurant A prominent Turkish diplomat was among two people gunned down in a popular Iraqi restaurant in “a treacherous attack” that has officials ...
22:28 2019-07-17

Alabama's Nick Saban uses SEC Media Days to critique transfer portal, 'liberal' waivers Alabama's Nick Saban used SEC Media Days to offer his opinion on the transfer portal and his criticism of immediate eligibility waivers.  ...
22:28 2019-07-17

Source: NFL, NFLPA meetings end after one day Meetings between the NFL and the NFLPA, originally scheduled to run through Friday, have ended after one day because information was presented that n...
22:42 2019-07-17

DEA tracked every opioid pill sold in the US. The data is out—and it’s horrific Enlarge / Members of the International Brotherhood of Teamsters hold signs while protesting during the McKesson Corp. annual meeting at the Irving-La...
22:42 2019-07-17

The Greatest Leap, part 2: The 50/50 bet that won the Space Race for America Video shot by Joshua Ballinger, edited and produced by Jing Niu and David Minick. Click here for transcript. By the summer of 1968, a sense of dee...
22:42 2019-07-17

Jury weighs fate of Illinois man in gruesome slaying of student from China Federal jurors on Wednesday were deliberating the fate of an Illinois man who was found guilty of the gruesome murder of a Chinese graduate student t...
22:56 2019-07-17

Iran says it helped oil tanker in Strait of Hormuz amid concerns surrounding missing UAE vessel Iran’s Foreign Ministry has said the Islamic Republic helped an unnamed vessel that suffered a technical malfunction in the Strait of Hormuz amid U.S...
22:56 2019-07-17

Hulu will add NASA TV to its lineup of live channels Just ahead of the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 moon landing, you'll have another way to tune into NASA TV's live stream. Hulu will car...
23:00 2019-07-17

WTA roundup: Pera upsets Garcia in Lausanne Bernarda Pera stunned second-seeded Caroline Garcia of France 6-2, 6-4 at the Ladies' Open Lausanne on Wednesday to reach the quarterfinals in Lausan...
23:14 2019-07-17