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08/19/2019

85 Google Play apps with 8 million downloads forced fullscreen ads on users Enlarge (credit: Trend Micro) Researchers found 85 Google Play apps with more than 8 million downloads that forced users to view fullscreen ads. The apps, which posed as photography and gaming progr...
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How malformed packets caused CenturyLink’s 37-hour, nationwide outage Enlarge (credit: Getty Images | RiverNorthPhotography) CenturyLink's nationwide, 37-hour outage in December 2018 disrupted 911 service for millions of Americans and prevented completion of at least ...
14:24, 08/19/2019

Tourism expert: 'Many say they want to travel sustainably — but then they don't' People are now aware of climate change. But almost no one wants to do without a holiday flight or cruise. A CO2 tax could change that, says tourism expert Wolfgang Günther....
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How to deal with a toxic gaming culture Women who play video games are often verbally abused or molested online. They've developed their defense mechanisms, and now the gaming industry is reacting too. But are protected spaces the right sol...
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Will German slowdown hit eastern European economies? Central and eastern European economies are said to be decoupling from western Europe as consumption-led growth replaces the export-driven model. But will domestic spending suffice to fend off a slowdo...
14:24, 08/19/2019

Turkey removes pro-Kurdish mayors from office Three members of the pro-Kurdish People's Democratic Party (HDP) have been relieved of their positions in three eastern provinces. It's the latest crackdown by Erdogan's government on the opposition....
14:24, 08/19/2019

Merkel's government delivers on promises, but voters aren't convinced The German government is working at a "record-breaking" pace according to a new study, but only 10% of voters agree. With state elections looming, time is running out for Berlin to convince the public...
14:24, 08/19/2019

A new museum in Paris is all about money The new Citéco museum of economics aims to make the mysteries of money comprehensible — and fun — for everyone. From art to film, there's plenty to discover between the walls of this castle-like forme...
14:24, 08/19/2019

RB Leipzig throw hat into title ring Bayern Munich and Borussia Dortmund have dominated discussion about who might win this season's Bundesliga title. But RB Leipzig's commanding start to the campaign could signal a three-horse race....
14:24, 08/19/2019

Germany's central bank warns of possible recession The Bundesbank has warned that a slump in the German economy could have continued over the summer. It cited the US-China trade war as one factor weighing on German exports....
14:24, 08/19/2019

Swiss mountain air exporter in running for environmental shame award A group that draws attention to environmentally unsound transport has named its nominees in the 2019 "especially absurd shipping award." Among them was one firm exporting Alpine air to Asia....
14:24, 08/19/2019

DW strongly rejects accusations by Russia's Duma In reaction to a series of protests across the country, Russia's parliament has announced a probe into "foreign meddling" by Western governments and media — including DW....
14:24, 08/19/2019

Migrant rescue group criticizes Spain's offer to dock in Mallorca The migrant rescue charity 'Open Arms' has rejected a Spanish government offer for its vessel to dock at a Balearic Island port. It was the second offer the group rejected, citing an "urgent" and "inh...
14:24, 08/19/2019

Afrobarometer: Climate change literacy still low in Africa Despite the fact that Africa bears the brunt when it comes to erratic global weather patterns, many people are still unfamiliar with the climate change phenomenon, a new survey reveals....
14:24, 08/19/2019

EU boosts aid for Bosnia's migration influx The European Union promised 10 million euros in aid to Bosnia. The funds are earmarked to to build new reception centers and support the more than 7,000 migrants currently based in the Balkan state....
14:24, 08/19/2019

Chinese pop stars back Beijing over Hong Kong protests Patriotic posts have been uploaded from some of the music industry's biggest stars in the region. They are seen as a show of support for China against the demonstrators in Hong Kong....
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'Hong Kong mob' — How mainland Chinese see the democracy movement For weeks now, hundreds of thousands of people have demonstrated in Hong Kong against the increasing influence of the Beijing government over their region. People in mainland China, however, have litt...
14:24, 08/19/2019

US test-fires cruise missile after INF treaty pullout The US Pentagon says it has tested a ground-launched cruise missile just weeks after exiting the INF treaty. The missile would have been banned under the bilateral agreement with Russia....
14:24, 08/19/2019

Workers return to Notre Dame after toxic lead scare Officials had closed the site after finding high levels of lead in the church. Environmental, health and labor groups have accused the government of downplaying the risk of lead contamination for loca...
14:24, 08/19/2019

Foreign students fear Germany's tuition fees damage diversity Increased living costs and non-EU tuition fees are fueling concern among foreign students. They worry that the hiked prices encourage exclusiveness and that Germany will no longer be a sought-after st...
14:24, 08/19/2019

Macron, Putin optimistic on Ukraine, clash on Syria The French and Russian leaders have said the change of power in Ukraine has boosted chances of peace in its east. But they were less in agreement over Syria — and how to deal with protests....
14:24, 08/19/2019

El Salvador: Rape victim acquitted of killing her baby A 21-year-old Salvadoran woman accused of killing her stillborn child has been cleared of her aggravated homicide conviction in a retrial. The case was closely watched by rights groups....
14:24, 08/19/2019

Iranian Tanker Heads to Greece After Leaving Gibraltar The Iranian tanker released by Gibraltar was sailing to Greece, according to ship-tracking data, as Tehran warned the U.S. against targeting the vessel after a last-minute attempt to seize it in the B...
14:24, 08/19/2019

'We Can't Waste a Drop.' India Is Running Out of Water. Water crises are unfolding all across India, a product of population growth, modernization, climate change, mismanagement and the breakdown of traditional systems of distributing resources....
14:24, 08/19/2019

Legal Tussle Prevents $2.5 Billion Gas Pipeline to Mexico From Opening Mexico’s state-owned power utility is seeking nearly $900 million from delays in construction of a $2.5 billion natural-gas pipeline from Texas, preventing the finished project from opening despite en...
14:24, 08/19/2019

Argentina's Fernández Moves From Little-Known Politician to Next Likely President The surprisingly strong candidacy of Alberto Fernández is roiling markets amid investor concern about a return to power of the populist Peronist movement in Argentina....
14:24, 08/19/2019

Next Door to Hong Kong, Little Sympathy for the Protesters Shenzhen residents are more culturally linked to Hong Kong than many in China, but conversations with citizens revealed no taste for the kind of anti-government rebellion that has gripped their neighb...
14:24, 08/19/2019

More Russian Nuclear Monitoring Stations Went Silent Days After Blast, Official Says The number of Russian nuclear monitoring stations that have gone silent has doubled to four, an international arms-control official said Monday, heightening concerns among observers that Russia is try...
14:24, 08/19/2019

HBO staffers clash with division chief over streaming plans: sources Plans by HBO’s new parent company to launch a Netflix rival are coming under fire from insiders — many of whom are pointing the finger at their new boss, John Stankey. Critics told The Post that AT&T’...
14:24, 08/19/2019

Commerce Department gives Huawei 90-day extension to buy from US suppliers US Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross said Monday the US government will extend a reprieve given to Huawei Technologies that permits the Chinese firm to buy supplies from US companies so that it can servi...
14:24, 08/19/2019

Juul raises $325 million for global expansion amid US crackdown US e-cigarette maker Juul Labs Inc has raised $325 million in an equity and debt offering to speed up its global expansion as US lawmakers seek to crackdown on the vaping company, including in New Yor...
14:24, 08/19/2019

Beer recalled due to ‘risk of explosion’ A Wisconsin brewery recalled one of their beers because it was “at risk for explosion.” The brewery took to social media to announce that anyone with bottles of the beer should either “refrigerate or ...
14:24, 08/19/2019

The rare dominance of Ukashir Farooq Ukashir Farooq destroys Duane Winters and lines up Lee McGregor next. Oliver Fennell reports from ringside The post The rare dominance of Ukashir Farooq appeared first on Boxing News....
14:24, 08/19/2019

Emanuel Navarette conjurors up shades of Salvador Sanchez Emanuel Navarette blows away De Vaca in Los Angeles, writes Jack Hirsch The post Emanuel Navarette conjurors up shades of Salvador Sanchez appeared first on Boxing News....
14:24, 08/19/2019

James Branch: ‘They want to see blood and gore’ James Branch tells Ian Probert what it feels like to land a fight-winning punch The post James Branch: ‘They want to see blood and gore’ appeared first on Boxing News....
14:24, 08/19/2019

Boxing News at Five: Keeler wants boxing match against McGregor, Mayweather rules out fighting Pacquiao in Saudi Arabia Luke Keeler wants to teach Conor McGregor another boxing lesson, and Floyd Mayweather has had enough of talking about a Manny Pacquiao rematch The post Boxing News at Five: Keeler wants boxing match a...
14:24, 08/19/2019

Canary Islands wildfire prompts 9,000 evacuations; reaches park An out-of-control wildfire on Gran Canaria in Spain's Canary Islands kept spreading on Monday, increasing to 9,000 the number of people evacuated from eight municipalities and reaching a natural park,...
14:24, 08/19/2019

Brazilian states bypass Bolsonaro to discuss rainforest protection funding directly Brazilian states containing the country's Amazon rainforest said they want to negotiate directly with European nations who fund projects to curb deforestation after changes proposed by the federal gov...
14:24, 08/19/2019

Russia's Norilsk and South African coal town Kriel top SO2 emissions hot spots: NASA data Russia's Norilsk smelter complex and a town in South Africa's eastern coal mining province have the highest sulfur dioxide (SO2) emissions in the world, according to satellite data from U.S. space ag...
14:24, 08/19/2019

QAnon: The far-right conspiracy movement gaining prominence The death of Jeffrey Epstein has ignited a firestorm of conspiracy theories - and added new fuel to one of the more bizarre fringe movements to have taken hold in Donald Trump's America....
14:00, 08/19/2019

Five ways UK farmers are tackling climate change Farms are on the front line of climate change - vulnerable to extreme weather events - so farmers are coming up with new and surprising ways of tackling the problem....
14:00, 08/19/2019

Vaping linked to 94 mysterious cases of severe lung disease in 14 states Enlarge / A person smokes a Juul Labs Inc. e-cigarette. (credit: Getty | Bloomberg) The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention announced Saturday that it’s investigating a puzzling burst of seve...
14:00, 08/19/2019

Newt Gingrich proposes a $2 billion prize for a human Moon lander Enlarge / Blue Origin has proposed a "Blue Moon" lander to send cargo and potentially humans to the Moon. (credit: Mark Wilson/Getty Images) During 2020 campaign speeches, President Donald Trump reg...
14:00, 08/19/2019

Target's new Good & Gather brand will arrive in stores Sept. 15 Target's Good & Gather will have 2,000 products from dairy to produce, ready-made pastas and meats to granola bars and sparkling water.       ...
14:00, 08/19/2019

The colleges with the most drug and alcohol arrests The school with the most alcohol arrests isn't particularly known as a party school, but it posted 189.6 such instances per 10,000 students in 2017.       ...
14:00, 08/19/2019

Starman and Tesla’s spacefaring roadster have made their first lap around the sun He was the ‘Space Oddity’ launched by SpaceX back in 2018, but now Starman is right at home out there in the cosmos.       ...
14:00, 08/19/2019

Dog Goods USA is recalling its Chef Toby Pig Ears Treats because of salmonella health risk Dog Goods USA LLC is recalling its Chef Toby Pig Ears Treats because of a "possible salmonella health risk," according to a recall notice.       ...
14:00, 08/19/2019

Target announces launch of new food and beverage brand, Good & Gather Target announced its launch of its largest brand, Good & Gather. The food and beverage brand will have more than 2,000 items.       ...
14:00, 08/19/2019

Is J.C. Penney finally turning around? J.C. Penney's fiscal second-quarter financial results included a per-share net loss that was less than analysts expected.       ...
14:00, 08/19/2019

3 things you can do right now to make retirement easier Living in retirement can offer some financial challenges, but if you're prepared and take some steps now, you can make it a lot easier on yourself.       ...
14:00, 08/19/2019

Bacon and eggs: What they cost the year you were born 24/7 Tempo adjusted the average price of a pound of sliced bacon and a dozen grade A eggs in U.S. cities for every year from 1939 to 2019.       ...
14:00, 08/19/2019

Disney World's new $299 trick is brilliant but risky The new Mickey's Not-So-Scary Halloween Party Pass seems like a no-brainer way to boost theme-park revenue but could also be a lose-lose offering.       ...
14:00, 08/19/2019

Target announces launch of its largest brand, Good & Gather, with more than 2,000 items Target is launching a new food brand, Good & Gather, starting Sept. 15. The brand will have more than 2,000 products including Avocado Toast salad.       ...
14:00, 08/19/2019

Nintendo Switch Is Getting A Ton Of New Indie Games (Including Ori And The Blind Forest) There are a bunch of indie games newly coming to the Switch, including the Microsoft-published Ori and the Blind Forest, which will be coming to the platform on September 27, Nintendo announced in it...
14:00, 08/19/2019

The rumors are true: Popeyes' fried chicken sandwich is better than Chick-fil-A's I’m able to separate politics and food, or if we’re being honest, I’m able to turn a blind eye. I find Chick-fil-A’s politics repugnant, but they’re also close to my house, their sandwiches and waffle...
14:00, 08/19/2019

Playing PC Building Simulator On My Switch Feels Weird I’ve been installing motherboards, CPUs, memory sticks, hard drives, power supplies, and video cards into computer cases for nearly three decades. With last week’s console release of PC Building Simul...
14:00, 08/19/2019

Everything Microsoft Showed On Today's Inside Xbox Microsoft showed off Gears of War 5's horde mode, NBA 2k20's career mode, and the new games coming to Game Pass during its latest episode of Inside Xbox....
14:00, 08/19/2019

Upcoming Exploration RPG Greedfall Has My Attention When I was first asked to preview Greedfall, an upcoming RPG by Spiders, I didn’t really know what to expect. Its vast world, packed with ruins and frontier towns, captured a sense of discovery but al...
14:00, 08/19/2019

Cyberpunk 2077 And More Games Coming To Stadia CD Projekt Red’s anticipated Keanu Reeves vehicle Cyberpunk 2077 is coming to Stadia among other games, Google said today in its second Stadia Connect livestream....
14:00, 08/19/2019

The Age of Media Corporation Mega-Mergers Is Robbing Us of Bolder, Fresher Storytelling Disney isn’t just the first studio to have five pictures cross a billion dollars at the box office in a single year and it isn’t just the biggest film studio right now. It’s the biggest film studio in...
14:00, 08/19/2019

Players And Makers Of Apex Legends Resort To Name-Calling Over Microtransactions Over the weekend, the frustrations of Apex Legends players percolating over the battle royale game’s microtransactions boiled over as a developer on the game called players who are rude to developers ...
14:00, 08/19/2019

Sony Buys Spider-Man Developer Insomniac Games Sony has purchased the California-based game studio Insomniac Games, best known for last year’s Spider-Man on PS4. Insomniac will become an exclusive PlayStation developer, Sony says....
14:00, 08/19/2019

Relive the glory of SummerSlam ’97 with WWF podcast Hell In A Cellphone There was a time when daytime soap operas were a huge deal. The wedding of General Hospital’s Luke and Laura in 1981 was watched by 30 million viewers and was such a cultural landmark that Elizabeth T...
14:00, 08/19/2019

Everything Announced At Gamescom's Opening Night Live While much of the inaugural Gamescom Opening Night Live presentation focused on trailers and gameplay of previously announced games, there were a handful of brand-new games announced, including sequel...
14:00, 08/19/2019

China exploiting holes in US bankruptcy system to acquire national security technology When lithium-ion battery manufacturer A123 Systems experienced financial trouble, it did what many struggling companies do to stay afloat and arranged to sell off a stake in the firm. But when Congres...
14:00, 08/19/2019

Jihadi Jack hopes Canada will take him as Trudeau says laws will be enforced In response to a question about the Canadian citizenship of Jack Letts, also known as "Jihadi Jack," Justin Trudeau said Canada will make sure its laws are enforced....
13:36, 08/19/2019

Survivors of Afghan wedding attack mourn: ‘It would be better if I had died’ The bomber detonated his explosives Saturday night in the middle of a dancing crowd in the wedding hall, killing 63 people and wounding nearly 200 others...
13:36, 08/19/2019

Boris Johnson faces criticism on Brexit ahead of key meetings with French, Germany The prime minister’s office said Monday that the right of EU citizens to work in the U.K. without restrictions would end on Nov. 1 if Britain leaves the bloc without a Brexit deal....
13:36, 08/19/2019

Canadian focused on memories of fiancé after fatal New Zealand shooting A grieving Canadian woman is focusing on the memories she shared with her Australian fiance before he was murdered Friday in a seemingly random attack, police said Monday....
13:36, 08/19/2019

Elton John defends Prince Harry, Meghan Markle amid private jet controversy The singer came to their defence after they were called hypocritical for accepting jet travel to stay at his home in Nice, France, despite their devotion to eco-causes....
13:36, 08/19/2019

6 ways to create a website that’s accessible (and why it’s important to do so) Web accessibility is a bigger deal than you might think … Did you know that Beyonce’s website is under fire for its lack of accessibility? Or that Domino’s is fighting the Supreme Co...
13:36, 08/19/2019

Disney reveals where you can stream its Disney+ service Disney today revealed more about its upcoming streaming service, Disney+. Specifically, we now know which devices the service will be on, and to which countries it’ll be rolling out at launch. Disney ...
13:36, 08/19/2019

The Moonprentice: Newt Gingrich wants ‘reality show’ contest with Musk and Bezos to colonize Luna A coalition including Michael Jackson’s former publicist, former House Speaker Newt Gingrich, and an Air Force general want US president Donald Trump to turn the race to colonize the moon into a reali...
13:36, 08/19/2019

Guterres pledges UN support to Sudan after military and civilian opposition reach deal on transitional government UN Secretary-General António Guterres on Saturday congratulated the people of Sudan after the military council and civilian opposition alliance agreed earlier in the day on a power-sharing accord....
13:36, 08/19/2019

Wide implications as Germany teeters toward recession Germany’s central bank has issued a gloomy economic report suggesting that growth in the summer continued to shrink, raising the possibility Europe’s largest economy may be entering a recession...
13:36, 08/19/2019

The Latest: Trump speaks with India’s Modi about Pakistan President Donald Trump has spoken with India’s prime minister about the importance of reducing tensions between India and Pakistan amid growing tensions in the region...
13:36, 08/19/2019

General accused of war abuses named Sri Lanka’s army chief Sri Lanka’s president on Monday appointed a general accused of grave human rights abuses in the final stages of its long civil war as the country’s new army chief, a move a top UN human rights officia...
13:36, 08/19/2019

Citing Princess Diana’s death, Elton John criticizes British media outlets over their coverage of Meghan and Harry The singer wrote on Twitter that he was “deeply distressed” by “distorted and malicious” coverage of the royal couple’s recent trip with baby Archie to France....
13:36, 08/19/2019

ISIS is far from defeated. Here’s what you need to know about its affiliate in Afghanistan. An estimated 2,500 to 4,000 fighters belong to the Islamic State affiliate in Afghanistan, which claimed responsibility for a suicide bombing that killed 63 and wounded nearly 200 people at a wedding ...
13:36, 08/19/2019

Spotify upgrades Family plan subscription, rolls out parental controls for music service Spotify is launching a content filter feature for its Family Plan that gives parents and guardians better control over what kids listen to.       ...
13:36, 08/19/2019

AI blends with beauty products for personalized skincare, products like smarter toothbrush Thanks to artificial intelligence and augmented reality, you can get more personalized options of skincare, a smarter toothbrush and makeup products.       ...
13:36, 08/19/2019

Trump had a 'very good meeting' with Apple's Tim Cook about tariffs on iPhones, devices President Donald Trump said Apple CEO Tim Cook “made a very compelling argument” that tariffs on China will make it harder to compete with Samsung.       ...
13:36, 08/19/2019

Scientists detect a black hole swallowing a neutron star 'like Pac-man' For the first time, scientists have detected a black hole devouring a neutron star, according to a report released Monday.       ...
13:36, 08/19/2019

Don't make this mistake when charging your phone Experts say it's not good for your devices to be fully charged 24/7, but millions are ruining their phone's battery every night.       ...
13:36, 08/19/2019

Back-to-school tech: 15 gadgets, online services college students can actually use From smart irons to toothbrush head subscription services, these tech items and monthly services can help young adults transition into adulthood.       ...
13:36, 08/19/2019

Back to school: Your guide to buying a cheap laptop As long as your student is content with mostly reading and writing, a Google Chromebook should work. College students may need a more versatile PC.       ...
13:36, 08/19/2019

22 fashion and beauty retailers having incredible end-of-summer sales this week Now is a fantastic time to save big on back-to-school styles, summer clearance items, and beauty products at all your favorite retailers.       ...
13:36, 08/19/2019

As MLB's 'robo-ump' experiment unfolds, Atlantic League feeling the benefit – and downside – of an automated strike zone Umpire-player conflicts may be few. That doesn’t mean players, managers and umpires don’t feel somewhat conflicted about their roles as pioneers.       ...
13:36, 08/19/2019

‘Please, Let It Die’: The Creators Of ‘Stranger Things’ Are Preemptively Begging Fans Not To Do A Viral Campaign To Save The Show When It Gets Canceled While passionate fans have been able to resurrect many shows after their cancellations, like Brooklyn Nine-Nine, The Mindy Project, and A.P. Bio, the minds behind one show are pleading with their view...
13:36, 08/19/2019

Coming Clean: The French Government Has Admitted That The Eiffel Tower Is Meant To Be A Statue Of An Elephant But It Sucks A shocking truth has just emerged about one of the world’s most iconic landmarks: The French government has admitted that the Eiffel Tower is meant to be a statue of an elephant, but it sucks....
13:36, 08/19/2019

Here are the best ways to secure important financial documents Estate-planning documents — such as wills, trusts, living wills, medical directives and powers of attorney — are very important, and so is keeping them protected and stored safely. Here are some key t...
13:36, 08/19/2019

New Jersey woman sleeps with knife after Stephen King creation lands in back yard It’s your worst dream come true. A “bloodied” Pennywise the clown doll mysteriously floated into a New Jersey mom’s back yard — prompting the creeped-out woman to call the poli...
13:36, 08/19/2019

My doctor told me I was fat — but it turns out I actually had cancer Jen Curran’s doctor told her she needed to lose weight. It turned out, she had bone marrow cancer. “It was just too unbelievable, too insane to be believed — that this was actually happening to me,” C...
13:36, 08/19/2019

Woman finds frog in packaged salad mix: ‘It’s literally alive!’ Karlie Allen isn’t feeling froggy — but she did leap. The Wisconsinite was preparing dinner with her family when she found a shocking surprise in her box of Simple Truth organic salad mix — a li...
13:36, 08/19/2019

Man gets first haircut in 15 years so he can serve his country He was ready to serve in his heart — but first, he needed to get his head straight. Reynaldo Arroyo, 23, just got his first haircut in 15 years. The Riverside, Calif., native’s lengthy locks wer...
13:36, 08/19/2019

Hammerhead shark wrestles with fisherman over 180-pound catch No fisherman likes to lose a prize catch. But when the hooked swimmer is being snatched up by a hungry hammerhead shark, well, it’s hard to say no. Such was the case for fisherman Rob Gorta. The...
13:36, 08/19/2019

Scientists discover trove of ‘super-deep’ diamonds Scientists have found a trove of “super-deep” diamonds from hundreds of miles below the Earth’s surface. The diamonds were found in the Juina area of Brazil and likely came from a depth of...
13:36, 08/19/2019

Sister of teen who died taking single ecstasy pill shares heartbreaking life-support pic The sister of a “vulnerable” UK teenager who died after taking a single ecstasy pill has shared a heartbreaking photo of him shortly before he died. James Yates, 19, swallowed the fatal dose at a musi...
13:36, 08/19/2019

Mexico City assesses monument damage after anti-rape march MEXICO CITY — Workers erected a wooden wall around Mexico City’s iconic Angel of Independence monument Saturday after feminists defaced it with graffiti during a raucous protest over a string of alleg...
13:36, 08/19/2019

Both far-right and antifa groups claim victory in Portland PORTLAND, Ore. — With both the left and the right declaring victory following a long-hyped rally that had Portland, Oregon, on edge it seems the liberal city will continue to be a flashpoint in an inc...
13:36, 08/19/2019

Teen alive and well after car landed on top of him A teen in Williamsburg, Virginia was involved in a near-fatal car crash where the car landed on his body—and then his head. According to CBN News, Juan Spence was on life support at MCV Hospital after...
13:36, 08/19/2019

Doctors say new immigration rules will mean sicker migrants CHICAGO — Diabetics skipping regular checkups. Young asthmatics not getting preventive care. A surge in expensive emergency room visits. Doctors and public health experts warn of poor health and risin...
13:36, 08/19/2019

Wildlife flourishing at former weapons testing sites DENVER — From a tiny Pacific island to a leafy Indiana forest, a handful of sites where the United States manufactured and tested some of the most lethal weapons known to humankind are now peaceful ha...
13:36, 08/19/2019

Rescuers use explosives to search for trapped cavers in Poland WARSAW, Poland — Dozens of rescuers have been working around the clock in southern Poland to find two missing spelunkers trapped by rising water in a cave, using explosives to widen underground passag...
13:36, 08/19/2019

Watch: Trooper finds driver stopped on shoulder using eight phones for 'Pokemon Go' A Washington State Patrol trooper checking on what he thought was a disabled vehicle discovered the driver had pulled over to play "Pokemon Go" -- on eight phones....
13:36, 08/19/2019

Family heirloom ring lost during swim found one year later A Newfoundland boy who lost his late grandfather's ring while swimming was reunited with the heirloom a year later thanks to another boy and social media....
13:36, 08/19/2019

"Modi-Ji Doesn't Respect RSS's Views": Priyanka Gandhi's Dig On Kashmir Prime Minister Narendra Modi doesn't respect the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh's views or he doesn't believe there is an issue in Jammu and Kashmir, Congress leader Priyanka Gandhi Vadra said on Monday,...
13:36, 08/19/2019

Gvozdyk-Beterbiev a fight that boxing fans can't wait to see The recently announced light heavyweight unification bout between Oleksandr Gvozdyk and Artur Beterbiev is exactly what fight fans have been waiting for....
13:36, 08/19/2019

The Sterling Affairs -- A 30 for 30 podcast, how to listen When an audio recording of a racist rant by former Clippers owner Donald Sterling was leaked online in 2014, it caused an uproar that changed the NBA forever....
13:36, 08/19/2019

19 MMA thoughts, including how Miocic's persistence paid off in gold Stipe Miocic insisted on sitting out until he received a UFC title rematch with Daniel Cormier. He got it and again became the champ. Ariel Helwani shares his thoughts, as well as what to expect from...
13:36, 08/19/2019

Pop's plans, scrimmage woes and more big Team USA takeaways Which star has been most impressive in camp? Should Pop be worried about this roster? Brian Windhorst and Ohm Youngmisuk hit the biggest talking points ahead of Team USA's World Cup journey....
13:36, 08/19/2019

Ronald Acuna benching the latest twist in drama-filled NL East The Braves star was pulled for not hustling, the Nats bounced back in a big way, and the Polar Bear growled again -- just another day in baseball’s wildest division....
13:36, 08/19/2019

Does George Kittle ever have a bad day? The NFL has a Gronk-sized hole to fill. Enter the 49ers' Pro Bowl tight end and his infectious, tattoo-getting, TD-scoring, Joker-obssessed lust for life....
13:36, 08/19/2019

Rookies see Reddish, not Zion, having best career In the annual survey of rookies, only 5% of the Class of 2019 thought Zion Williamson would have the best NBA career. Cam Reddish was top vote-getter with 19%....
13:36, 08/19/2019

Agent: Elliott irked by Jones' 'Zeke who?' quip Ezekiel Elliott was not amused by Saturday's "Zeke who?" quip from Cowboys owner Jerry Jones and thought it was "disrespectful," according to his agent....
13:36, 08/19/2019

'The Hunt' director defends controversial film Trump seemed to slam Despite "marketing mistakes" with "The Hunt," producer Jason Blum still wants to release controversial film that Donald Trump appeared to criticize.        ...
13:12, 08/19/2019

Adam Brody is no longer worrying about comparisons to 'The O.C.’: 'I'm past that' Expect 'Ready or Not' star Adam Brody to be getting more political. “I will be getting more political not because I want to, but because we have to."       &#...
13:12, 08/19/2019

What it's like to see a blinking, breathing 'Jurassic World' dinosaur up close Ahead of the traveling stage show "Jurassic World Live Tour," we met with the lifelike dinosaurs at Dino Headquarters. We thought we might get eaten.        ...
13:12, 08/19/2019

August rainfall brings UK wheat harvest to ‘shuddering halt’ National Farmers’ Union says only farms in south-east England able to start harvestAugust’s wet weather has brought this year’s wheat harvest to a “shuddering halt”, the deputy president of the Nation...
13:12, 08/19/2019

Washington: outcry after last four wolves in pack killed by state hunters Environmental groups called deaths of wolves that had killed or wounded cows since 2018 ‘unbelievably tragic’The last four members of a wolf pack that preyed on cattle in a rural Washington state area...
13:12, 08/19/2019

Jeffrey Epstein signed will just two days before suicide Jeffrey Epstein’s will has been filed in the US Virgin Islands, and it shows that he signed it Aug. 8 — two days before he hanged himself in his Manhattan jail cell, according to court papers ex...
13:12, 08/19/2019

Judge shoots down NRA’s second bid to sit in on Oliver North’s deposition Manhattan Supreme Court Justice Melissa Crane said Monday the risk of damaging the investigation by allowing NRA lawyers into the deposition slated for Tuesday outweighed concerns raised by the gun gr...
13:12, 08/19/2019

'The Politician' has a very dark take on high school politics For those who think the 2020 campaign could do with some more witty one-liners, Netflix has released a trailer for its upcoming satire "The Politician."...
12:48, 08/19/2019

CoA Facing Issues Implementing Conflict Clause: Diana Edulji Stalwarts like Sachin Tendulkar, Rahul Dravid, Ganguly and VVS Laxman are all facing alleged conflict issues with notices served by Ethics Officer Justice (Retd) DK Jain at various point in time....
12:48, 08/19/2019

Sharjeel Offers Unconditional Apology To PCB In Bid To Resurrect Career Sharjeel Khan met with Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) anti-corruption officials who directed him to undergo a rehabilitation programme, putting him on track to return to the sport....
12:48, 08/19/2019

Ohio man, one of three alleged thwarted mass shooters, faces charges in court An alleged self-described white nationalist is set to appear in an Ohio court on Monday to answer charges that he threatened to attack a Jewish community center, one of three men in the United States ...
12:48, 08/19/2019

U.S. tests first ground-launched cruise missile after INF treaty exit The Pentagon said on Monday it tested a conventionally configured ground-launched cruise missile with a range of more than 500 km (310 miles), the first such test since the United States pulled out of...
12:48, 08/19/2019

U.S. attorney general shakes up prisons bureau after Epstein death U.S. Attorney General William Barr on Monday announced a new leadership team at the federal Bureau of Prisons in a shake-up of the agency in the wake of financier Jeffrey Epstein's apparent suicide in...
12:48, 08/19/2019

Plans detailed for first U.S. mission to land on moon since Apollo The first American spacecraft expected to land on the moon in nearly 50 years will be a robotic moon lander built by closely held Astrobotic Technology Inc and launched in two years by United Launch A...
12:48, 08/19/2019

Planned Parenthood turns down U.S. subsidies in fight over abortion referrals Planned Parenthood said on Monday it would no longer accept grants from a federal program subsidizing reproductive healthcare for low-income women after the Trump administration banned participants in...
12:48, 08/19/2019

Democratic hopeful Warren apologizes for Native American ancestry claims U.S. Democratic presidential hopeful Elizabeth Warren on Monday apologized again for her claims in the 1980s that she is Native American, speaking to a crowd of tribal leaders in Iowa....
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New York police fire officer who placed Eric Garner in deadly chokehold The New York Police Department on Monday fired the white officer who used a deadly chokehold on Eric Garner while trying to arrest him in 2014, an incident that helped fuel the "Black Lives Matter" mo...
12:48, 08/19/2019

Invasive fish, snakes tracked with high-tech databases, maps, DNA Fish scientists on the hunt for non-native species are using an array of sophisticated techniques, including high-tech databases, storm maps and DNA samples to track destructive newcomers to U.S. wate...
12:48, 08/19/2019

Planned Parenthood to decline Title X funds over 'gag rule' Planned Parenthood announced Monday it is leaving the Title X program after the government said it must comply with a new rule banning the organization from providing information on abortion access....
12:48, 08/19/2019

In photos: Sand sculptors create more than castles on Coney Island The weekend ahead of National Sand Castle Day on August 19, sand sculptors of all ages show off their skills at the annual Coney Island Sand Sculpting Competition in New York on August 17, 2019....
12:48, 08/19/2019

Iran warns U.S. against seizing newly freed oil tanker Iranian officials warned the United States Monday to leave a supertanker detained by Britain last month alone, now that it's been freed and heading toward Greece....
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Trump administration extends grace period for Huawei again Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross said Monday that penalties on Huawei Technologies will be delayed until Nov. 19 so rural companies have more time to find alternative suppliers....
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Judge to settle impasse in Newark, New Jersey water emergency Residents of Newark, N.J., are waiting to learn whether a judge will order the city to hand out bottles of water in response to lead contamination in the public supply, and some filters that were give...
12:48, 08/19/2019

Target to debut new private grocery brand next month The Good & Gather brand will be the largest of Target's private labels, and Target said it will have more than 2,000 products across food and beverage by 2021....
12:48, 08/19/2019

Historic Type 64 'Porsche' fails to sell after auction snafu A one-of-its-kind 1939 Porsche-badged sports car that was expected to sell for at least $20 million over the weekend flopped on the auction block after a series of miscommunications....
12:48, 08/19/2019

Commissioner fires NYPD officer Daniel Pantaleo for 2014 death of Eric Garner New York City Police Department Commissioner James O'Neill fired officer Daniel Pantaleo Monday over the controversial choking death of Eric Garner five years ago....
12:48, 08/19/2019

Tyson recalls frozen chicken patties over reports of 'foreign matter' Tyson Foods has issued a recall for more than 39,000 pounds of Weaver brand frozen chicken patties over contamination concerns, the U.S. Department of Agriculture's Food Safety and Inspection Service ...
12:48, 08/19/2019

Meteorologists monitoring multiple areas of interest in the Atlantic While there are some areas being watched, including the Gulf of Mexico and off the New England coast, explosive tropical development over the Atlantic basin seems unlikely this week....
12:48, 08/19/2019

Lawsuit: Immigration officials fail to give 'basic' care to detained migrants "Abject failure" by federal immigration officials to provide basic medical care has led to the deaths of some migrants detained by the Trump administration, a class-action lawsuit said Monday....
12:48, 08/19/2019

Attorney General Barr removes acting head of Bureau of Prisons after Epstein death Attorney General William Barr removed the acting director of the Bureau of Prisons more than a week after convicted sex offender Jeffrey Epstein killed himself in jail, putting the federal prison syst...
12:48, 08/19/2019

Planned Parenthood Withdraws From Title X Funding Facing a federal rule that restricts referrals for abortion, the organization decided to reject government funding for family planning for low-income women....
12:48, 08/19/2019

Remember That Trump Speech at the Pennsylvania Plant? Workers Had to Attend, Take Paid Time Off or Lose a Day of Pay Turns out that those cheering plant workers behind President Trump at the Pennsylvania petrochemical plant didn’t have many choices when it came to attending the event. In fact, they only had three ch...
12:48, 08/19/2019

Leaked Memo Reveals GOP Strategy for Mass Shootings: Minimize White Supremacy, Blame Left In an attempt to control the narrative around mass shootings in the United States, a leaked memo reveals the GOP’s strategy in doing so: Point the finger at the left and minimize the role of white sup...
12:48, 08/19/2019

NYPD Fires Officer Responsible for the Death of Eric Garner Five years after “I can’t breathe” became a rallying cry for police accountability in light of the unnecessary death of 43-year-old Eric Garner, comes the news that the officer responsible, Daniel Pan...
12:48, 08/19/2019

Eric Garner: New York police officer involved in chokehold death of black suspect who cried 'I can't breathe' fired A police officer in New York involved in the chokehold death of an African-American man whose dying cries were "I can't breathe" has been fired five years after the incident....
12:48, 08/19/2019

As Chandrayaan 2 Nears The Moon, A Make-Or-Break Operation Today After nearly 30 days of interstellar travel, India's moonshot Chandrayaan 2 is nearing its target. In a make-or-break effort, the Indian space agency ISRO will manoeuvre the spacecraft into the lunar....
12:48, 08/19/2019

After Letter To PM, 9 Activists Now Write To Mamata Banerjee On Violence Prominent members of Kolkata's civil society, many of whom were among the 49 people who recently wrote to Prime Minister Narendra Modi against cow-related mob killings, have now written to Bengal......
12:48, 08/19/2019

Petition Against Shah Faesal's Detention Filed In Delhi High Court A petition was filed in the Delhi High Court on Monday alleging that former bureaucrat Shah Faesal was illegally detained at the IGI Airport on August 14....
12:48, 08/19/2019

38 Dead After Heavy Rain In Uttarakhand, Himachal Pradesh, Punjab Rain in the northern states took at least 38 lives, triggering landslides that stranded hundreds of people in Uttarakhand and Himachal Pradesh and left several areas in Punjab, Haryana and Jammu......
12:48, 08/19/2019

"2 Toilets For 400?": Mamata Banerjee Blasts Minister During Slum Visit It could be the Prashant Kishor effect, an extension of his makeover plan as part of her "Didi Ke Bolo", or a deliberate change in style. But on Monday, Mamata Banerjee did something she had not in......
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Karti Chidambaram Seeks Interim Stay On Case Before Special Court Congress MP Karti Chidambaram and his wife today approached the Madras High Court terming as "erroneous" transfer of a case against them from an Economic offences court to a special one trying......
12:48, 08/19/2019

No Major Incident Of Law And Order Violation In Kashmir: Officials There has been no major incident of law and order violation in Kashmir Valley and life is slowly returning to normal, top Jammu and Kashmir administration officials said on Monday....
12:48, 08/19/2019

"Modi-Ji Doesn't Respect RSS": Priyanka Gandhi Vadra's Dig On Kashmir Prime Minister Narendra Modi doesn't respect the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh's views or he doesn't believe there is an issue in Jammu and Kashmir, Congress leader Priyanka Gandhi Vadra said on Monday,...
12:48, 08/19/2019

Karnataka Chief Minister Yediyurappa's Cabinet Expansion Today: 10 Points After single-handedly running Karnataka for over 23 days following his swearing-in ceremony on July 26, Karnataka Chief Minister BS Yediyurappa will finally get to expand his cabinet today. "Within......
12:48, 08/19/2019

Advocates sue Trump administration over failure to give detained migrants adequate medical care Immigration rights advocates, including attorneys with the Southern Poverty Law Center, filed a first-of-its-kind lawsuit Monday against the Trump Administration in federal court, claiming immigrants ...
12:24, 08/19/2019

There are thousands of tardigrades on the Moon. Now what? Tardigrades, which live on every continent on Earth, are also (maybe) living on the moon, following the crash of a lunar lander carrying thousands of the microscopic water bears....
12:24, 08/19/2019

Climate change will shrink 'virtually all' economies around the globe by 2100, study warns Plastic pollution found in the world's oceans and the melting permafrost in the Arctic could have startling economic burdens, perhaps as much as $2.5 trillion and $70 trillion, respectively....
12:24, 08/19/2019

NASA glimpses surface of distant rocky exoplanet Data from NASA’s Spitzer Space Telescope has given scientists a first glimpse into conditions on the surface of a rocky exoplanet beyond the solar system....
12:24, 08/19/2019

Mysterious sea creature spotted on beach draws 'Alien' comparison: 'Fascinating!' A woman taking an evening stroll on a beach in the United Kingdom came across a mysterious pale-blue creature she would later learn was a so-called “buoy barnacle,” an unusual and reportedly rarely-se...
12:24, 08/19/2019

Liverpool star on women's rights in the Middle East Liverpool star Mohamed Salah says his teammate on the Egyptian national football team Amr Warda requires "treatment or rehabilitation" after the player was alleged to have sexually harassed a woman on...
12:24, 08/19/2019

Ransomware strike takes down 23 Texas local government agencies Enlarge / They did. (credit: Getty Images) Early on August 16, a total of 23 local government organizations in Texas were hit by a coordinated ransomware attack. The type of ransomware has not been ...
12:24, 08/19/2019

'Everything seems like a trap now' — Cramer warns about mixed signals in the stock market Investors should be careful not to buy or sell stocks based on last week's brief inversion of the yield curve in the bond market, CNBC's Jim Cramer warns....
12:24, 08/19/2019

Ex-SEC chief: Markopolos targeting GE for a short-seller and not as a whistleblower 'suspicious' "If he had brought all of his data to the SEC first, he would reap potentially, up to 30% of the potential recovery," says former SEC Chairman Harvey Pitt....
12:24, 08/19/2019

Video shows couple robbed at gunpoint in East Williamsburg A couple was robbed at gunpoint in East Williamsburg in an early morning encounter caught on video. The man and woman, both 25, were walking into a building on Kingsland Avenue near Woodpoint Road sho...
12:24, 08/19/2019

Police identify pilot and resident killed in upstate plane crash The pilot of the plane that crashed into a Dutchess County home has been identified as 61-year-old Francisco Knipping-Diaz of Woodmere, Long Island, who was killed along with a resident, state police ...
12:24, 08/19/2019

Andrew Cuomo addresses brother Chris’ ‘Fredo’ meltdown Gov. Andrew Cuomo claimed Monday that he’s only seen “parts” of the Mafia classic “The Godfather” — as he ripped a reporter for daring to criticize his brother’s meltdown over ...
12:24, 08/19/2019

NYPD fires Officer Daniel Pantaleo in ‘chokehold’ death of Eric Garner NYPD cop Daniel Panatelo has been fired for causing the death of Eric Garner, Police Commissioner James O’Neill announced Monday. “The unintended consequence of Mr. Garner’s death must have a co...
12:24, 08/19/2019

Major thunderstorms could make NYC a rainy hell this week Major thunderstorms like those that battered New York Sunday night are expected to hit the Big Apple just in time for the commute home on Monday — then linger around, threatening downpours for most of...
12:24, 08/19/2019

William Barr replaces Bureau of Prisons head after Jeffrey Epstein suicide The head of the federal Bureau of Prisons was yanked from his post Monday — a little over a week after the controversial death of wealthy pedophile Jeffrey Epstein in a Manhattan jail. Acting BO...
12:24, 08/19/2019

New Yorkers get a chance to weigh in on new state license plate New Yorkers have a chance to chime in on the state’s next official license plate design, Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced on Monday. Among the potential plates: three options prominently featuring th...
12:24, 08/19/2019

Fired NYPD cop Daniel Pantaleo to sue commissioner to get his job back Fired NYPD cop Daniel Pantaleo will sue Police Commissioner James O’Neill in a bid to win back his job, his lawyer said Monday. Pantaleo will file a suit under Article 78 of the state Civil Prac...
12:24, 08/19/2019

Nigel Slater’s recipes for easy summer eating Tomato salad, fried prawns, courgettes with creme fraiche – dishes for days when you can’t stand the heat of the kitchenThe hotter the weather, the less time I seem to spend in the kitchen. At this ti...
12:00, 08/19/2019

Thomasina Miers’ recipe fortequila roast peaches and toasted cornbread | The Simple Fix This crisp cornbread demands to be dunked in sticky roast peaches with boozy creamPeaches and cream: an evocative pair of words, conjuring up memories of hot summers, blushing fruit and al fresco dinn...
12:00, 08/19/2019

City swimming, Swiss-style: a ride down the Rhine in Basel Bathing, barbecues and buvettes are part of the culture in a city that promotes swimming in its majestic river – and it’s a chance for some great sightseeing, tooIf you want to join the many swimmers ...
12:00, 08/19/2019

Stepping out in style well into your 70s | Brief letters Dr Martens | Greta Thunberg | Zombie pensioners | Buying train tickets | The meaning of ‘guy’Dr Martens boots are not just for the young (Dr Martens sales triple in six years, 17 August). My wife, now...
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How we met: ‘When I saw his profile picture, I thought: “What have I agreed to go on a date with?”’ Charlotte and Jack Cook live in Cambridgeshire. Charlotte, 25, is a teaching assistant for children with special educational needs. Jack, 31, is a land agentThe first time Charlotte and Jack met – as ...
12:00, 08/19/2019

Balenciaga: 'the master' of couture's sculptural garments – in pictures The work of Cristóbal Balenciaga, one of the 20th century’s most revered fashion designers, is on display at Bendigo Art Gallery. The Shaping Fashion exhibition, curated by London’s Victoria & Albert ...
12:00, 08/19/2019

Carnival Row starring Orlando Bloom and Cara Delevingne A Victorian fantasy world filled with mythological immigrant creatures. Feared by humans, they are forbidden to live, love, or fly with freedom. But even in darkness, hope lives, as a human detective ...
12:00, 08/19/2019

Rachel Roddy’s recipe for tonnato sauce | A Kitchen in Rome This creamy tuna and anchovy mayonnaise from northern Italy suits meats, hard-boiled eggs and buttery lettuce, but is superb over tomatoesAnna, Jane, Elizabeth, Madhur, Alastair, Colin, Delia, Nigel, ...
12:00, 08/19/2019

'I've had patients take their own teeth out': dental anxiety and the treatments that can help Almost half of adults in the UK fear the dentist, and some refuse to see one. Thankfully, there are some increasingly effective remedies, but they come at a costAt 18, Finn James went to get a tooth r...
12:00, 08/19/2019

Cardiovascular disease risk greater in people prone to insomnia - study People genetically predisposed to sleep problems have greater risk of heart failure and stroke, say researchersPeople who struggle with sleep might be at greater risk of developing cardiovascular prob...
12:00, 08/19/2019

Kashmir parents keep children out of school as tensions remain high Many fear further unrest after violent clashes between Indian police and protestersClassrooms in Indian-administered Kashmir were mostly empty on Monday, despite a government notice that schools would...
12:00, 08/19/2019

Baby born on coastguard helicopter celebrates first birthday with crew Torran MacDonald’s mother gave birth while being flown to hospital from the Isles of ScillyA baby born mid-flight on a search and rescue helicopter over the Cornish coast has celebrated his first birt...
12:00, 08/19/2019

Reports of secret US-Venezuela talks to oust Maduro draw skepticism Claims that Nicolás Maduro’s number two official is working with the US are an attempt to ‘stoke paranoia’, experts sayHe is one of the most influential and infamous figures in Venezuelan politics – a...
12:00, 08/19/2019

With Kabul wedding attack, Isis aims to erode Taliban supremacy As the US and Taliban negotiate peace, Isis sees a chance to sow fresh chaos in Afghanistan Even by the bloody standards of Afghanistan, it was a brutal attack: a suicide bomber at a wedding celebrati...
12:00, 08/19/2019

Germany likely to head into recession, central bank warns Bundesbank says summer’s slump in exports is expected to continue into the autumnGermany’s economy is heading into recession after the country’s central bank warned that a slump in exports during the ...
12:00, 08/19/2019

People on rescue ship off Italy at breaking point, say doctors Ship carrying 107 people rescued from sea has been refused permission to dockThe medical and psychological condition of people onboard a rescue boat anchored off the Italian island of Lampedusa for 18...
12:00, 08/19/2019

Turkish convoy in Syria hit by airstrikes, Ankara claims Reported strike came after large number of Turkish forces crossed border into Idlib provinceTurkey has sent significant numbers of tanks and troops deep into Syria in an apparent bid to reinforce the ...
12:00, 08/19/2019

South Africa gets go-ahead to increase black rhino trophy hunting Conservation groups split on impact of move agreed at international wildlife summitSouth Africa has won permission to almost double the number of black rhinos that can be killed as trophies after argu...
12:00, 08/19/2019

'Reckless' plan to cut off free movement alarms EU nationals European citizens in UK fear they could be caught up in hostile environment policies‘It’s a sign of panic’: EU nationals on the UK’s threatPlans to end freedom of movement for EU citizens immediately ...
12:00, 08/19/2019

John Delaney draws 11 people to 2020 event – does he truly think he can win? The former congressman has put $24m of his own cash into an increasingly quixotic presidential run – and he’s ploughing on despite a near total lack of supportJohn Delaney has poured a staggering $24m...
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The weaponisation of information is mutating at alarming speed | Sophia Ignatidou As countries and companies line up to enter the disinformation business, privacy has to be reclaimedCommunication has been weaponised, used to provoke, mislead and influence the public in numerous ins...
12:00, 08/19/2019

Donald Trump’s ‘peace agreement’ is a betrayal of Afghanistan and its people | Simon Tisdall This cut-and-run policy will leave the country trapped in a conflict with the Taliban and fail the casualties of warIf Donald Trump has his way a “peace agreement” in Afghanistan will be finalised in ...
12:00, 08/19/2019

Is US capitalism really abandoning the 'greed is good' mantra? | Larry Elliott The US roundtablers’ pledge is woolly. So it’s baby steps for now to stop Capitol Hill forcing more drastic changesMilton Friedman will be spinning in his grave at the heresy perpetrated by the US Bus...
12:00, 08/19/2019

Joe Biden is a boring candidate. That's why he is doing well | Carlo Invernizzi-Accetti The core of Joe Biden’s popularity lies in the fact that he is the candidate that presents the most marked contrast with Trump’s governing styleDespite a seemingly unending series of gaffes and unimpr...
12:00, 08/19/2019

I lost my column for keeping Charlottesville police accountable. I'd do it again | Molly Conger Naively, I assumed the publication I worked for was as committed to unashamed truth-telling as I was. I was wrongWhen the editor of a weekly paper approached me about writing a regular column about lo...
12:00, 08/19/2019

Jay-Z has crossed the picket line with his NFL deal | Derecka Purnell The rap star has thinks racial justice will come from corporations and billionaires. That’s self-serving and wrongAs a card-carrying member of the BeyHive, I attended two On The Run II concerts last s...
12:00, 08/19/2019

French tourists face six years in jail over claims they stole Sardinia sand Couple in hot water as Italian authorities get tough on issue blighting island for yearsA pair of French tourists could face up to six years in jail after allegedly stealing 40kg (6st 3lbs) of sand fr...
12:00, 08/19/2019

Private jets, parties and eugenics: Jeffrey Epstein's bizarre world of scientists The billionaire financier and convicted sex offender famously mixed with presidents, models and film stars. But he also indulged his unorthodox beliefs by cultivating top scientistsAccording to his in...
12:00, 08/19/2019

Professor who quoted James Baldwin's use of N-word cleared by university Poet Laurie Sheck was investigated for her use of the racial slur, but the New School has now dismissed concernsLaurie Sheck, the poet and professor who was investigated by her university for quoting ...
12:00, 08/19/2019

Dutch take cycling to a new level, with world's biggest multistorey bike park In the Netherlands, where there are more bikes than people, serious money is being spent encouraging even more people to get on their bikesIn a nation with more bikes than people, finding a space to p...
12:00, 08/19/2019

Revenge of the clothes moths: as numbers boom, can they be stopped? They destroy sweaters, carpets and even wall insulation – and their population has tripled in five years. But there are ways to quell these insatiable insectsWhen Janine Christley moved into her new h...
12:00, 08/19/2019

De Niro's company sues ex-employee for $6m for embezzlement and Netflix bingeing Canal Productions alleges Chase Robinson accrued enormous hotel and Uber bills as well as watching TV during working hours Chase Robinson, who until recently held a senior role in Robert De Niro’s fil...
12:00, 08/19/2019

Mark Halperin attempts comeback after #MeToo accusations with Trump book Halperin, who was accused of sexual misconduct by at least a dozen women at ABC News, to release book on how to beat TrumpMark Halperin, one of the most high-profile media figures to fall over sexual ...
12:00, 08/19/2019

California adopts country's strictest law on police use of deadly force Under new law, officers could face criminal charges for using lethal force when there was a reasonable alternativeCalifornia adopted the strictest law in the United States limiting when police can use...
12:00, 08/19/2019

Boris Johnson 'confident' EU will back down in Brexit talks PM says ‘backstop just doesn’t work’ in run-up to meetings with Merkel and MacronBoris Johnson has claimed that EU leaders will change their positions and allow the UK to scrap the Brexit backstop in ...
12:00, 08/19/2019

Leading US bosses drop shareholder-first principle The real test will be in deeds not words, IPPR thinktank tells Business RoundtableThe bosses of 181 of the US’s biggest companies have changed the official definition of “the purpose of a corporation”...
12:00, 08/19/2019

US high school students appear to give Nazi salute at sports ceremony Video published by the Daily Beast shows 10 members of the boys’ water polo team giving salute while facing a figure who is salutingHigh school students in southern California appeared to give the Naz...
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Why does Donald Trump want to buy Greenland? The US president’s talk of a ‘large real estate deal’ says a lot about his view of the world Greenland, and more specifically its purchase by the US, is being actively discussed in Donald Trump’s Oval...
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Prince Andrew urged to tell all he knows about Jeffrey Epstein Lawyer for abuse victim asks prince to support investigation into late financier’s crimesPrince Andrew should give sworn testimony on “everything he knows” about his friend Jeffrey Epstein after sayin...
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Top-ranking House Democrat favors Trump impeachment inquiry – live Representative Ben Ray Luján, the assistant House speaker, endorses opening an impeachment inquiry, Politico reportsSign up to the US briefing and get a new perspective 7.20pm BST Here’s the lineup fo...
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'I can't breathe': NYPD fires officer who put Eric Garner in chokehold Daniel Pantaleo held Garner in chokehold before his death, and his words became a rallying cry for the Black Lives Matter movementA New York City police officer involved in the death of Eric Garner, a...
12:00, 08/19/2019

Tanya Tucker Would Rather Be Celebrated While She’s Alive The country star is returning with her first album of original music in 17 years, aided by two younger musicians who feel her fire: Brandi Carlile and Shooter Jennings....
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How Brexit could ruin your summer vacation The likelihood of the UK crashing chaotically out of the EU seems increasingly likely. Here's how a no-deal Brexit might affect air travel, passports, driving licenses, insurance and other essentials...
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Harry and Meghan branded hypocrites for using private jets Environmental campaigners have accused the Duke and Duchess of Sussex of hypocrisy after the couple used private jets to fly to the south of France and Ibiza in two trips just days apart....
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NYPD fires officer involved in Eric Garner's 2014 death O'Neill announced in a media gathering at police headquarters Monday that Pantaleo "can no longer effectively serve as a New York City police officer."...
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SUV of El Paso shooting victim’s widower is stolen after he buries wife The husband of an El Paso massacre victim had his SUV stolen and wrecked just hours after burying his slain wife. Antonio Basco, 61, made headlines after thousands from around the country turned out o...
12:00, 08/19/2019

Subway rider Jessiica George’s sultry selfie shoot goes viral She’s the subway sexpot getting seen by millions. A minute-long video of a woman in a tight black dress repeatedly posing for selfies on the city subway has become a viral hit — getting vi...
12:00, 08/19/2019

Ghislaine Maxwell’s sister spotted packing bags near socialite’s rumored home The sister of Jeffrey Epstein’s gal pal Ghislaine Maxwell was spotted packing up bags near the Massachusetts mansion where the socialite had been rumored to be staying. Christine Maxwell, who is...
12:00, 08/19/2019

Missing hiker found dead in California after 5-day search An experienced hiker likely fell to his death in Northern California days after he vanished during an excursion in the Trinity Alps mountain range, according to authorities. Daniel Komins, 34, was fou...
12:00, 08/19/2019

British man fighting for his life after outdoor sex goes horribly wrong A British man and a Canadian woman plunged 12 feet to the ground when a balcony collapsed from under them as the two were in the heat of a “passionate” sex session at a resort in the South...
12:00, 08/19/2019

90-year-old South Carolina man fatally shoots 83-year-old wife: cops A 90-year-old man shot and killed his 83-year-old wife in South Carolina over the weekend, authorities said. Edwin Nelson gunned down spouse Sarah Nelson around 5:20 a.m. Saturday in their home on Hig...
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Hero dog saves fisherman owner who was bitten by shark This dog really is man’s best friend. A California fisherman was saved by his pit bull named Darby after a 6-foot shark chomped on the man’s leg, prompting the fearless pooch to fight off the sea crea...
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Canadian woman sues after tip of son’s penis cut off in circumcision A Canadian mom has filed a lawsuit alleging negligence after the tip of her 9-day-old son’s penis was chopped off during a circumcision — and she has kept the severed part in her freezer, accord...
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Video shows man gored to death at running of the bulls A father of three was gored to death after he tripped and fell during a running of the bulls in Spain, according to a report. The 59-year-old man, who was identified as Vicente Asensio Martínez, died ...
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Elizabeth Warren admits to ‘mistakes’ regarding Native American ancestry claims Elizabeth Warren admitted Monday that she had “made mistakes” regarding her claims of Native American ancestry — which led to President Trump dubbing her “Pocahontas.” “Like anyone who’s been honest w...
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Mom believes baby was slashed with scalpel during C-section A British mom claims her newborn was slashed in the face with a scalpel during a Caesarean section, leaving her scarred for life. Amber Woollard, 23, claims baby Valenci needed plastic surgery for a 2...
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US grants Huawei another 90 days to buy from American suppliers U.S. Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross said the U.S. will extend a reprieve given to Huawei that permits the Chinese firm to buy supplies from U.S. companies....
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Caution is warranted but US 'should avoid a recession,' economists say The U.S. and global economy should avoid a recession in 2020, with a combination of strong retail sales, potential monetary policy easing and service sector robustness expected to mitigate slowing gro...
12:00, 08/19/2019

Luxury brands must show they are 'good Chinese citizens' after T-shirt territory anger, expert says Western luxury labels will need to demonstrate that they are good Chinese citizens in the face of territorial sensitivities, according to an expert on branding in the region....
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Facebook, Twitter accuse China of running disinformation campaign against Hong Kong protesters Twitter and Facebook have suspended numerous accounts that are believed to be tied to a state-backed information campaign originating from inside China....
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Netflix's medical investigation docuseries 'Diagnosis' is your next binge-watch obsession Neflix's medical mystery series "Diagnosis," a documentary version of "House," seeks cures for patients struggling for answers to medical issues.        ...
11:36, 08/19/2019

Jennifer Aniston returns to TV in Apple's 'Morning Show' trailer with Carrell and Witherspoon The first trailer for Apple TV+'s "The Morning Show" shows a juicy drama starring Jennifer Aniston, Reese Witherspoon and Steve Carrell.        ...
11:36, 08/19/2019

How to use advanced configurations of Apple's content cache service The macOS content cache service's default configurations aren't one-size-fits-all. Learn how to use Apple's advanced configurations to adapt to any enterprise network....
11:36, 08/19/2019

Michael Kay is terrified his Yankees return won’t last For the past six weeks, Michael Kay has been trapped in his own mind, fighting his thoughts. Silenced following surgery, the TV voice of the Yankees and the host of his own afternoon talk radio show w...
11:36, 08/19/2019

The second-half success blueprint the Mets can ride to the playoffs When the Mets play well in the second half they generally make the playoffs. The Mets have reached the postseason nine times, never producing worse than a .588 winning percentage after the All-Star br...
11:36, 08/19/2019

Happy Birthday, John Stamos! See His Cutest Pics With Son Billy Happy birthday, John Stamos! The Full House actor, who turns 56 today, traded in being America's favorite uncle to being a real-life dad last April when he welcomed his son, Billy......
11:36, 08/19/2019

Ja Rule's Kids Question His Fyre Festival Sequel Plans in Growing Up Hip Hop: New York Sneak Peek Was Fyre Festival the most iconic festival that never happened? Festival co-founder Ja Rule certainly thinks so, and he might be right, though "iconic" might be a questionable......
11:36, 08/19/2019

This Is Us Season 4 Key Art Teases Unexpected Twists Ahead The Big Three's connection. Jack's death. Rebecca and Miguel. Nicky. Her. The future. This Is Us has a long history of pulling the rug out from under its fans while telling a compelling......
11:36, 08/19/2019

2019 Best of Summer Tournament: What Viral Moment Had You Buzzing? Summer may be winding down but our Best of Summer tournament is only heating up! It's time to vote for the final category in our annual showdown of which couples, musical artists, TV......
11:36, 08/19/2019

The Morning Show Trailer Has It All, From Jennifer Aniston and Reese Witherspoon Facing Off to Steve Carell's Breakdown After two years of hearing about it, it's finally here, your first full look at Reese Witherspoon and Jennifer Aniston's Apple TV show, The Morning Show. Just a week after a......
11:36, 08/19/2019

The Politician Trailer Introduces Viewers to Ryan Murphy's New World Full of Gwyneth Paltrow, Epic Speeches and More Ryan Murphy's first Netflix show is upon us, and it's full with everything you've come to expect from the Emmy-winning creator, from gorgeous sets to epic monologues--and Jessica Lange......
11:36, 08/19/2019

Carrie Underwood, Dolly Parton and Reba McEntire Set to Host 2019 CMA Awards Are ya'll ready for this? Carrie Underwood is set to host the 2019 CMA Awards, but unlike the past 11--yes, 11--years, Brad Paisley won't be joining her up on stage. Instead, the......
11:36, 08/19/2019

Rami Malek and Lucy Boynton Offer a Rare Glimpse Into Their Private Romance Rami Malek has found somebody to love--in Lucy Boynton. The 38-year-old actor proved just how much of a doting boyfriend he can be in GQ's September issue. At one point......
11:36, 08/19/2019

90 Day Fiancé: Before the 90 Days Had Lots of Firsts, From Meetings to Sex It was an episode full of first meetings, weary travelers and blatant manipulation for 90 Day Fiancé: Before the 90 Days. Darcey, formerly of Darcey and Jesse fame, made her way to......
11:36, 08/19/2019

Wait, What Did Callahan Just Pull Out of His Pants on Dating #NoFilter?! Callahan has a few tricks up his sleeve...and one in his pants too. "I need to hear some jokes," prompts Melissa--his blind date for the evening--in this clip from Tuesday's......
11:36, 08/19/2019

Amber Portwood and Andrew Glennon Hope to Reconcile Romance After Domestic Battery Arrest Amber Portwood and Andrew Glennon aren't calling it quits just yet. Though it's been a troubling time for the Teen Mom star and her boyfriend, from her arrest to his alleged......
11:36, 08/19/2019

Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson Marries Lauren Hashian: Look Back at Their Cutest Moments Dwayne Johnson is a married man. "The Rock" tied the knot with his longtime love Lauren Hashian on Sunday. The 47-year-old actor announced the news via Instagram on......
11:36, 08/19/2019

Kourtney Kardashian Claps Back After Trolls Say She Doesn't Work Kourtney Kardashian is so over the critical comments about her personal life. The Keeping Up With the Kardashians star received a number of hateful messages on her Instagram over the......
11:36, 08/19/2019

A Secret Fling Rocks Corey's World on 90 Day Fiancé: The Other Way Corey left everything behind in the United States to move to Ecuador for his girlfriend, Evelin, with the intentions to marry her on 90 Day Fiancé: The Other Way. But Evelin hasn't made......
11:36, 08/19/2019

The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel Season 3 Premiere Date and Globe-Trotting Trailer Revealed The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel is hitting the road. Amazon revealed the premiere date for the third season of Emmy-winning comedy series--December 6--and the first teaser for the upcoming......
11:36, 08/19/2019

Billie Eilish Recalls the Executives Who Predicted She Would Have a ''Horrible Career'' Finding success in the music industry is a marathon--not a sprint. And while pop culture fans know Billie Eilish for her signature sound and hit songs like "bad guy" and......
11:36, 08/19/2019

You Can Live Out Your Hocus Pocus and Addams Family Fantasies at Freeform's Halloween House Your Halloween dreams are about to come true. E! News can reveal Freeform's Halloween House will return to Hollywood starting October 2 in celebration of the network's 31 Nights......
11:36, 08/19/2019

Elton John Slams "Malicious" Rumors About Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's Nice Vacation If you come after Prince Harry and Meghan Markle, you're going to have to answer to Elton John. Over the weekend, the environmentally conscious royals came under fire for taking a......
11:36, 08/19/2019

Why Rosalía Just Might Be the Next Latinx Artist to Break Big Everyone wants a piece of Rosalía. In just a few short years, the Spanish-born singer has risen up from flamenco student self-producing her own albums, in part, as her college thesis......
11:36, 08/19/2019

Madelaine Petsch x Shein: 7 Pieces You Need Now We love these products, and we hope you do too. E! has affiliate relationships, so we may get a small share of the revenue from your purchases. Items are sold by the retailer, not E!. Is......
11:36, 08/19/2019

Former SEC regulators explain how they would investigate the GE accusations After a bombshell accusation from Madoff whistleblower Harry Markopolos regarding GE's accounting, GE CEO Culp is defending the struggling company calling it stock manipulation. Jacob Frenkel, a ...
11:36, 08/19/2019

Review: The 2019 Chevy Blazer Premier is priced too high to compete at $50,000 But after a week with the $49,290 Blazer Premier, we're worried that Chevy priced the Blazer too high to be competitive. Without serious discounts, we wouldn't recommend it....
11:36, 08/19/2019

Battle of the airport commute: CNBC tests Lyft vs Uber Copter, Blade helicopter in race to JFK Few things are more annoying than suffering through the traffic that plagues the notoriously unpredictable ride to one of NYC's airports. Here's what it's like to bypass it all with an ...
11:36, 08/19/2019

Top Silicon Valley investor who made a fortune on Google compares IPO bankers to ticket scalpers Sequoia's Michael Moritz says that direct listings worked for Spotify and Slack and will become more common for companies with "courage and intelligence."...
11:36, 08/19/2019

Restaurant spending set to hit high in 2019 as consumers spend more of their budget on dining out A strong jobs market and tax cuts are bolstering consumer spending at restaurants. The National Restaurant Association projects a sales record for 2019....
11:36, 08/19/2019

Analysts are encouraged Lyft insiders aren't dumping stock at their first chance since the IPO Lyft, the smaller ride-hailing rival of Uber, announced two weeks ago that share lockups would expire about a month earlier than expected on Aug. 19....
11:36, 08/19/2019

Braves star Acuna pulled after failing to run out long drive Ronald Acuña Jr. has been removed from the Atlanta Braves' game against the Los Angeles Dodgers after he stood at the plate admiring a long flyball that did not leave the park....
11:36, 08/19/2019

Lampard's Chelsea homecoming ruined as Leicester earns draw Frank Lampard climbed the steps in the tunnel and emerged to rapturous applause from Chelsea fans, a flame display and a giant banner at one end of Stamford Bridge that read "Welcome Home Super Frank....
11:36, 08/19/2019

Jack Whitaker, Hall of Fame sports broadcaster, dies at 95 Jack Whitaker, whose Hall of Fame broadcasting career ranged from the first Super Bowl to Secretariat's Triple Crown to short essays from major sporting events, died Sunday morning, CBS reported....
11:36, 08/19/2019

Cleveland Indians' Yasiel Puig takes page from Little League World Series batter Cleveland Indians star Yasiel Puig took a page from the book of a Little League World Series hitter during the Tribe's Sunday game against the New York Yankees....
11:36, 08/19/2019

Colin Kaepernick sends message to players still kneeling during anthem: 'Stay strong brothers' Colin Kaepernick, the former San Francisco 49ers quarterback who sparked a firestorm three years ago when he decided to kneel during the national anthem, showed support Sunday to those NFL players who...
11:36, 08/19/2019

Los Angeles Dodgers' Julio Urias suspended 20 games for domestic violence allegation Los Angeles Dodgers pitcher Julio Urias on Saturday was issued a 20-game suspension for an alleged domestic violence incident and is expected to return to the club in September and be eligible to play...
11:36, 08/19/2019

Fan who scored Oakland A's contract with viral 96-mph pitch makes professional debut The baseball fan who landed a contract with the Oakland A’s after his 96-MPH pitch at a speed-pitch radar booth at Coors Field went viral brought the heat in his professional debut....
11:36, 08/19/2019

Find Hundreds of Science Experiment Ideas in 'Scientific American' A big part of being a kid is building things, deconstructing things and, in general, discovering how things work—that’s why we buy those starter science experiment kits and toy microscopes to encourag...
11:36, 08/19/2019

How to File a Claim if Your Luggage is Damaged After a Flight Last year, a passenger on an American Airlines flight received $3,500 in compensation after discovering her suitcase was ruined; at baggage claim, she found some of her clothes had been shredded, hal...
11:36, 08/19/2019

How to Stop Feeling Like an Impostor, With Psychologist Jessamy Hibberd In this episode of The Upgrade, we’re discussing impostor syndrome, the psychological phenomenon wherein people question their successes and have an internalized fear of being discovered as a fraud....
11:36, 08/19/2019

How to Jailbreak Your iOS 12.4 iPhone or iPad Jailbreaking your iPhone—removing Apple’s restrictions that prevent you from installing any apps on your device that you want or messing with settings Apple otherwise locks down—isn’t for everyone. It...
11:36, 08/19/2019

'Gears Pop' brings cute combat to your phone on August 22nd You won't have to wait until the September release of Gears 5 to get your Gears of War fix -- provided you're willing to pull out your phone. Microsoft has revealed that Gears Pop will reac...
11:36, 08/19/2019

Google Duo's low light mode brightens your nighttime video calls Following May's update that enabled eight-member video calls, the latest change to Google Duo allows users to better see each other in low lighting. Google cites homes in less affluent locations ...
11:36, 08/19/2019

7-Eleven's cashier-free mobile checkouts are available in NYC If you're in such a hurry that you can't even talk to a cashier at a convenience store, you're in luck -- 7-Eleven has formally launched its Mobile Checkout feature in New York City aft...
11:36, 08/19/2019

Apple’s game subscription service will reportedly cost $5 per month Apple has been pretty quiet about Apple Arcade, the curated gaming subscription service coming this fall. But a few new details are emerging. 9to5Mac reported that a promotional message in one of the ...
11:36, 08/19/2019

Facebook expands its Data Abuse Bounty program to Instagram Facebook will start rewarding security researchers who report data abuse happening on Instagram, the company has announced. This is an expansion of Facebook's Data Abuse Bounty program, which it ...
11:36, 08/19/2019

Hackers make jailbreaking iPhones a thing again In the iPhone's early days, hackers would "jailbreak" the iPhone in order to install third-party apps that weren't available through the App Store. It's been a while since anyone seriou...
11:36, 08/19/2019

'Cyberpunk 2077' and 'Mortal Kombat 11' are coming to Google Stadia Just before Gamescom's opening ceremony got underway, Google revealed a bunch more games that are coming to its Stadia streaming platform. One of the bigger titles is CD Projekt Red's Cyberp...
11:36, 08/19/2019

Minecraft to get big lighting, shadow and color upgrades through Nvidia ray tracing Minecraft is getting a free update that brings much-improved lighting and color to the game’s blocky graphics using real-time ray tracing running on Nvidia GeForce RTX graphics hardware. The new...
11:36, 08/19/2019

Sonos Bluetooth-enabled, battery-powered speaker leaks ahead of official launch Sonos has an event coming up at the end of the month to reveal something new, but leaks have pretty much given away what’s likely to be the highlight announcement at the event: A new, Bluetooth...
11:36, 08/19/2019

"Not Proud As An Indian...": Amartya Sen's Critique Of Kashmir Move Nobel laureate Dr Amartya Sen today vehemently criticised the government's move on Kashmir, saying it not only emphasised majority rule "as opposed to it sustaining the rights of all human beings"....
11:12, 08/19/2019

Army Was Ready For Conventional War With Pak After Pulwama Attack: Report In the run up to Balakot strikes, Army Chief General Bipin Rawat very categorically conveyed to the top brass of the government that his force was fully ready to deal with any ground offensive by......
11:12, 08/19/2019

Verdict On P Chidambaram's Bail Plea In INX Media Case Likely Tomorrow The Delhi High Court is likely to pronounce on Tuesday its verdict on the anticipatory bail plea of Congress leader and former Union minister P Chidambaram in the corruption and money laundering cases...
11:12, 08/19/2019

As Chandrayaan 2 Nears The Moon, A Make-Or-Break Operation Tomorrow After nearly 30 days of interstellar travel, India's moonshot Chandrayaan 2 is nearing its target. In a make-or-break effort, the Indian space agency ISRO will manoeuvre the spacecraft into the lunar....
11:12, 08/19/2019

Aparna Sen, 8 Others Take On Mamata Banerjee Over Action Against Teachers Prominent members of Kolkata's civil society, many of whom were among the 49 people who recently wrote to Prime Minister Narendra Modi against cow-related mob killings, have now written to Bengal......
11:12, 08/19/2019

Pilgrims On Way To Mansarovar Called Back After Landslide A landslide on the route to Kailash-Mansarovar prompted the district administration to call back a 56-member batch of pilgrims to Dharchula base camp for safety reasons on Monday....
11:12, 08/19/2019

Prashant Kishor Accused Of Interfering In Bengal Government's Functioning The BJP's West Bengal unit on Monday charged poll strategist Prashant Kishor and his team members with interfering in the functioning of the state government officers and looking into the confidential...
11:12, 08/19/2019

Man suffered groin blisters, severe burns after leaving hair removal cream on too long A man in the U.K. has allegedly been in the hospital for weeks and will remain there for several more after he reportedly left hair removal cream on his groin for a few minutes too long, resulting in ...
11:12, 08/19/2019

World Humanitarian Day: Here are 13 real-life heroes you should know In acknowledgment of World Humanitarian Day on Aug. 19, 24/7 Tempo has compiled a list of 13 hero humanitarian workers you should know about.        ...
11:12, 08/19/2019

Thousands left without power after cooling tower demolition in UK Three landmark cooling towers in the UK were demolished in a controlled explosion. Thousands of homes were left with no electricity shortly after.        ...
11:12, 08/19/2019

Colombians celebrate 'World Laziness Day' Take a break and head to Colombia, where the city of Itagui marks "World Laziness Day," a quirky effort to urge overstressed workers to slow down.        ...
11:12, 08/19/2019

Stuntman breaks world record for fastest speed on motorcycle...while doing a headstand This motorcyclist is certainly getting a-HEAD of the competition by breaking the world record for fastest speed on a motorcycle while doing a headstand!        ...
11:12, 08/19/2019

Iceland commemorates first glacier lost to climate change Iceland honors the passing of Okjokull, its first glacier lost to climate change, as scientists warn that some 400 others on the subarctic island risk the same fate.       &#...
11:12, 08/19/2019

French waiter shot dead for making sandwich too slowly, witnesses say The unidentified customer shot the waiter in the shoulder with a handgun. The restaurant is in the Paris suburb of Noisy-le-Grand.        ...
11:12, 08/19/2019

Iceland activists, officials hold funeral for death of Okjokull glacier Okjokull was Iceland's first glacier to disappear, but all of the nation's ice masses will be gone within 200 years, says geologist Oddur Sigurðsson.       ...
11:12, 08/19/2019

Danish Prime Minister says discussion of Greenland sale is 'absurd' Prime Minister Mette Frederiksen told the Danish broadcaster DR on Sunday that discussion of a sale would be an "absurd discussion."        ...
11:12, 08/19/2019

‘I Know I Have Made Mistakes.’ Elizabeth Warren Offers Public Apology for Claiming Native American Heritage (SIOUX CITY, Iowa) — Democratic presidential candidate Elizabeth Warren offered a public apology Monday to Native Americans over her past claim to tribal heritage, directly tackling an area that...
11:12, 08/19/2019

'Barcelona is history,' says Coutinho after joining Bayern on loan "Philippe Coutinho has joined Bayern Munich on loan from Barcelona, just 19 months after moving to Camp Nou from Liverpool for a fee of up to £142 million."...
11:12, 08/19/2019

Airstrikes Halt Turkish Convoy on Road in Northern Syria, Opposition Activists Say (DAMASCUS, Syria) — Airstrikes halted a Turkish military convoy carrying ammunition after it crossed into northern Syria on Monday, bound for a rebel-held stronghold, opposition activists said. ...
11:12, 08/19/2019

9,000 People Forced to Evacuate Over Wildfire in Spain’s Canary Islands (LISBON, Portugal) — An out-of-control wildfire in Spain’s Canary Islands was throwing flames 50 meters (160 feet) into the air on Monday, forcing emergency workers to evacuate more than 9...
11:12, 08/19/2019

‘An Absurd Discussion.’ Denmark’s Prime Minister Dismisses President Trump’s Interest in Purchasing Greenland Danish Prime Minister Mette Frederiksen has dismissed President Donald Trump’s suggestion that the U.S. could buy Greenland from Denmark, calling it “an absurd discussion” in an inte...
11:12, 08/19/2019

Chinese K-Pop Stars Voice Support for Beijing’s One-China Policy on Hong Kong (HONG KONG) — At least eight pop stars from mainland China and one each from Taiwan and Hong Kong are publicly stating their support for Beijing’s one-China policy, eliciting a mixture of ...
11:12, 08/19/2019

Prince Andrew Says He Is ‘Appalled’ by Jeffrey Epstein’s Alleged Crimes Buckingham Palace has issued a statement on behalf of Prince Andrew regarding the Jeffrey Epstein case, saying the Prince is “appalled” by Epstein’s alleged crimes. The statement com...
11:12, 08/19/2019

Costa Rica Confirms 2 More Suspected Alcohol Poisoning Deaths, Raising Death Toll to 25 Costa Rica’s Ministry of Health has confirmed two new deaths due to suspected methanol poisoning, raising the number of people believed to have recently died consuming tainted alcohol in the Cen...
11:12, 08/19/2019

Ben Wheatley to direct zombie-pensioner TV satire on divided Britain Kill List and High-Rise director’s drama for Channel 4 will skewer tensions between age groupsAfter setting films in a High-Rise and A Field in England, the director Ben Wheatley is turning his attent...
11:12, 08/19/2019

The real Mindhunters: why ‘serial killer whisperers’ do more harm than good The psychological profiling at the heart of Netflix’s acclaimed drama make for great TV but, say experts, it’s better left in the fiction sectionUncork the chianti, serve up the fava beans, have an ol...
11:12, 08/19/2019

The Hunt: director breaks silence over film where elites kill 'deplorables' Craig Zobel, whose controversial satirical thriller was dropped after a backlash, has claimed that people have misinterpreted his intentionCraig Zobel, director of controversial political thriller The...
11:12, 08/19/2019

sex, lies, and videotape at 30: how Steven Soderbergh changed independent cinema In 1989, the micro-budget drama took the industry by surprise and changed our concept of what an indie film could achieve“I’m still making movies about two people in a room,” Steven Soderbergh told Fi...
11:12, 08/19/2019

John Oliver: bias in medical care is a 'discussion that we need to have' The Last Week Tonight host examined medical bias, from dismissing women’s pain to the black maternal mortality crisisOn Last Week Tonight, John Oliver argued for an honest discussion around gender and...
11:12, 08/19/2019

Guidemaster: Navigating the hazy world of gaming laptops in 2019 Enlarge / Amid the chaos of the Ars Gaming Week testing lab, we took a moment to snap a photo of some of our preferred gaming laptops. But are they right for you? Not necessarily! Hence, here's our ca...
11:12, 08/19/2019

Google Play Store’s blindingly white redesign starts rolling out The new Play Store. It is very white. [credit: Ron Amadeo ] Google seems to be rolling ou...
11:12, 08/19/2019

3 out of 4 economists predict a U.S. recession by 2021, survey finds The findings reflect growing skepticism that the U.S. economy will be able to withstand a protracted trade war without serious harm amid a weakening global outlook....
11:12, 08/19/2019

Rupee Closes At Over 6-Month Low Against Dollar: 10 Things To Know The rupee fell by 29 paise to close at an over six-month low against the US dollar on Monday, news agency Press Trust of India (PTI) reported. The fall came on the back of growing worries over......
10:48, 08/19/2019

Plague-ridden prairie dogs pose danger to Colorado tourists Officials at a Colorado wildlife refuge are cautiously moving forward with a plan to reopen parts of their facility this week in the wake of a plague outbreak amongst prairie dogs in the area. The Roc...
10:48, 08/19/2019

| Sharjeel says sorry in bid to resurrect Pakistan career Disgraced former Pakistan opener Sharjeel Khan took the first step towards resurrecting his career Monday by apologising for indulging in the spot-fixing in 2017....
10:48, 08/19/2019

NASA joins climate change battle in Greenland This year is set to break a record for ice melting in Greenland and NASA has sent one of its largest missions to find out how hotter ocean temperatures are contributing to the attrition of glaciers in...
10:48, 08/19/2019

Why media and sharps don’t agree on Broncos’ chances There’s an interesting “debate” this summer between many in the mainstream media and the NFL betting market involving new Broncos head coach Vic Fangio. (Denver hosts San Francisco Monday at 8 p.m. on...
10:48, 08/19/2019

Nathan Patterson, signed by A’s after viral pitch, dominates in pro debut If his first outing is any indication, the Oakland Athletics’ Nathan Patterson signing wasn’t just a publicity stunt. The 23-year-old fan who earned a contract after hitting 96 mph during ...
10:48, 08/19/2019

Defending champ Clemson opens as AP preseason No. 1 for first time Cross off another milestone for Clemson, college football’s newest superpower. For the first time, the defending national champion Tigers are No. 1 in The Associated Press preseason Top 25 prese...
10:48, 08/19/2019

Former Cavaliers coach David Blatt diagnosed with multiple sclerosis David Blatt has been diagnosed with multiple sclerosis, the former Cavaliers coach revealed Monday. Blatt, 60, is currently coaching the Greek club Olympiacos in the EuroLeague and plans to continue c...
10:48, 08/19/2019

Nationals vs. Pirates: Joe Ross will keep Washington rolling Senator Elizabeth Warren, better known as “Pocahontas” around the Trump family dinner table, will be speaking Monday in Sioux City, Iowa, at a conference for Native American rights. Warren’s DNA test ...
10:48, 08/19/2019

Keep Your Home Address Private With a Google Alert Removing your home address from “people search” sites is a long, tedious, and sometimes costly process. So once you do it, you want it to stick. Unfortunately, says BoingBoing, this is not a one-and-d...
10:24, 08/19/2019

Shell workers would have lost pay if they missed Trump speech at plant (NBC News) — Thousands of union workers at a western Pennsylvania petrochemical plant were given a choice last week — show up for President Donald Trump’s speech on Wednesday or stay home ...
10:24, 08/19/2019

Woman becomes first female Marine to pilot F-35B fighter jet (NBC News) — A woman who attributes her success to “showing up prepared and working diligently” has become the first female Marine to pilot a F-35B fighter jet. U.S. Marine Capt. Ann...
10:24, 08/19/2019

Expect dangerous heat across Southern Arizona this week TUCSON – Expect another dry day in Tucson. Tomorrow: Mostly sunny and hot. High: 105° Tomorrow night: Mostly clear and warm. Low: 78° Tucson is expected to remain dry tomorrow. A slight chanc...
10:24, 08/19/2019

Agua Caliente Park closing Monday for renovations TUCSON — Starting Monday, Agua Caliente Park will be closed for several months as renovation efforts begin. The park spreads over one hundred acres with a warm spring and pond, making it an oasi...
10:24, 08/19/2019

Tucson fire extinguishes utility room fire that threatened east side apartments TUCSON — Tucson firefighters responded to an utility room fire that was part of a two-story apartment on the east side. Fire officials say multiple people reported large flames coming out of the...
10:24, 08/19/2019

FC ends 6-game road swing with a tie TUCSON – FC Tucson ended a 6 game road swing by with a tie at South Georgia Tormenta FC.  The final score was 1-1.  FC Tucson will host Orlando City B on Saturday, August 24th. Here’s more...
10:24, 08/19/2019

UA volleyball brags about experiences in Europe over the summer TUCSON – The University of Arizona Volleyball squad had a great team-building experience by traveling through Europe over the summer. Here’s more with the Wildcats on that unique experienc...
10:24, 08/19/2019

QB Tate pumped about early-season game vs. Hawaii TUCSON – The U of A football team will leave for their first game on Wednesday.  Arizona suits up this Saturday against Hawaii. Here’s Khalil Tate talking about an earlier-than-early seaso...
10:24, 08/19/2019

Coaches For Charities luncheon in Tucson means high school football begins TUCSON – The Coaches for Charity Kickoff Classic Luncheon saw hundreds of Tucson-area high school football players gather less than a week before their first games.  The first Friday Football Fe...
10:24, 08/19/2019

Memorable Baseball “Gender Reveal” at Reid Park TUCSON – A Tucson couple had a creative and memorable “Gender Reveal” at Reid Park by combining the family’s love for baseball.  Freddy Valdez III swung a bat into a pinata ful...
10:24, 08/19/2019

Report on lock issues calls for major changes for Lewis prison, Department of Corrections PHOENIX — A newly released report outlines major changes recommended for Lewis prison and the Arizona Department of Corrections after video surfaced in April of inmates streaming out of their cells an...
10:24, 08/19/2019

Excessive heat Tuesday and Wednesday TUCSON – Temperatures remain above average this week with highs making a run for the record Tuesday and Wednesday. Our chance for storms increases the second half of the week, so at least there&...
10:24, 08/19/2019

Police: Airman fatally shot breaking into Phoenix apartment PHOENIX (AP) – Phoenix police say a 21-year-old Luke Air Force Base airman has died after he was shot trying to break into an apartment. Authorities say the airman was shot early Sunday by a res...
10:24, 08/19/2019

Ohio boy donates all $15K in fair winnings to St. Jude An Ohio boy is getting recognition for his generosity after he donated $15,000 to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital. Diesel Pippert, a seventh-grader in the Western Reserve Schools district, donat...
10:24, 08/19/2019

Vail man awaits sentencing in 2018 double-homicide TUCSON – A Vail man who pleaded guilty to killing his wife and daughter in 2018 is expected to be sentenced Monday. On Feb. 2, 2018, Pima County Sheriff’s Department responded to a home on Tomasita Dr...
10:24, 08/19/2019

Banner – UMC to announce El Tour de Tucson title sponsorship TUCSON – Banner – University Medical Center is set to officially announce title sponsorship of the 37th El Tour de Tucson on Monday. The official 2019 tour name will be announced at 10:30 a.m., at Dia...
10:24, 08/19/2019

Man gets first haircut in 15 years to join Army CNN – Reynaldo Arroyo has been growing his hair for 15 years, but he decided to have the big chop so he could enlist in the Army. The 23-year-old wanted to enlist as an infantryman. Arroyo says he wil...
10:24, 08/19/2019

Florida man arrested after texting mass shooting plans A Florida man who sent text messages that he was planning a mass shooting and that “a good 100 kills would be nice” was arrested Friday, authorities said. Tristan Scott Wix of Daytona Beach was charge...
10:24, 08/19/2019

2 Southwest Key shelters in Phoenix could reopen amid allegations of abuse PHOENIX (AP) — A provider of shelters for immigrant children is looking to reopen two facilities that the state of Arizona forced it to shutter last year because of issues with employee background che...
10:24, 08/19/2019

‘Recess Rallies’ across the U.S. demand lawmakers act NBC- Over the weekend demonstrations in all 50 states with frustrated Americans calling on congress to take action on gun control. It’s been two weeks since a gunman opened fire at a Walmart in ...
10:24, 08/19/2019

Four men wanted in thefts at Oro Valley, Tucson Target stores TUCSON – Four men are sought in connection to a string of thefts that occurred at Target locations in Oro Valley and Tucson, Oro Valley Police Department released Monday morning. According to th...
10:24, 08/19/2019

Homebuyer incentives in Barking: shared-ownership flats in new east London suburb come with free travel for a year 10,000 new homes with shared-ownership are available at Barking Riverside's new development, where homeowners are also offered incentives such as an NHS wellbeing initiative....
10:24, 08/19/2019

British Steel arm engineers sale to France's Systra The engineering division of British Steel is racing to secure a sale days after Turkey's military pension fund secured the exclusive right‎ to buy the UK's second-largest steel producer....
10:24, 08/19/2019

Sudan just got a step closer to full democracy. Big obstacles remain After almost nine months of violence and wrangling, Sudan came a step closer to a civilian government on Saturday when opposition leaders and military generals signed a power-sharing agreement in the ...
10:24, 08/19/2019

Kenyan governor revealed a lawmaker's affair at his funeral. Now he's set up a hotline to out deadbeat politician dads The governor of Nairobi has ignited an explosive debate amongst Kenyans over the issue of children born out of wedlock to powerful politicians and their lovers....
10:24, 08/19/2019

Violence escalates in Zimbabwe over banned protests Tensions between Zimbabwe's main opposition party and President Emmerson Mnangagwa's government escalated into violence in the country's capital on Friday after a court ruled against a planned opposit...
10:24, 08/19/2019

'The Morning Show' trailer previews the drama behind AM TV In Apple's new drama "The Morning Show," the bad blood brewing behind the scenes of the program at its center is stronger than most average cups of AM coffee....
10:24, 08/19/2019

Iranian supertanker that US tried to seize is now heading toward Greece An Iranian supertanker with $130 million worth of light crude oil that the U.S. suspects is tied to a sanctioned organization has left Gibraltar and was heading Monday east into the Mediterranean Sea,...
10:24, 08/19/2019

Prince Andrew 'appalled' by Jeffrey Epstein claims despite video of royal leaving Manhattan mansion in 2010 Britain's Prince Andrew on Monday tried to bat back renewed scrutiny of his longtime friendship with accused sex trafficker Jeffrey Epstein, despite new video showing the royal at the disgraced financ...
10:24, 08/19/2019

US buying Greenland 'absurd discussion,' Danish prime minister says The United States' reported interest in buying Greenland from Denmark is "absurd" and the fjord-lined island is not for sale, according to Danish Prime Minister Mette Frederiksen....
10:24, 08/19/2019

French couple could face jail for taking sand from Italian beach, reports say A French couple’s desire to transport a keepsake from their vacation – a whopping 90 pounds of sand from an Italian beach – may reportedly land them behind bars for six years....
10:24, 08/19/2019

Palestinian Authority bans LGBTQ activities in West Bank, reports say The Palestinian Authority has reportedly banned members of a Palestinian LGBTQ community from holding events in the West Bank, and further threatened to arrest members for activities authorities calle...
10:24, 08/19/2019

Islamist terror plots in Europe declining, but schemes getting more 'creative,' analysis says Despite being driven from its former Iraq and Syria strongholds six months ago, ISIS continues to find ways to wreak havoc across the Middle East, remaining an innovative -- if less strategically succ...
10:24, 08/19/2019

Palestinian leader fires advisers, wants bonuses returned Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas on Monday laid off all of his advisers and ordered a former prime minister and other ex-Cabinet ministers to return tens of thousands of dollars from a pay raise he...
10:24, 08/19/2019

|BonangMathebasettoreturntoSABC1in2020innewTVproject TV personality Bonang Matheba will be returning to the South African public broadcaster with a new TV project in development set to air sometime in 2020 on SABC1....
10:24, 08/19/2019

All-Electric Porsche Taycan Achieves 24 Hour Endurance Run Porsche's first electric sports car - the Taycan - had a successful endurance test over 24 hours that saw it drive 3,425 kilometres non stop. The test was carried out at Italy's Nardo high-speed......
10:24, 08/19/2019

Injury update: Luis Severino For the first time this season, Luis Severino threw off a big league mound. Prior to Sunday’s series finale against the Cleveland Indians, Severino faced hitters while pitching off the Yanke...
10:00, 08/19/2019

Yankees place Thairo Estrada on Injured List The injury woes continue for the New York Yankees. The Yankees announced that they have placed infielder Thairo Estrada on the 10-day Injured List due to a right hamstring strain. Prior to today’...
10:00, 08/19/2019

Kit Harington reveals 'horrific' Game Of Thrones scenes he 'hated' filming Kit Harington has revealed he hated filming his dragon-riding scenes for the final series of Game Of Thrones - and that he was "a bit p****d off" that he didn't get to kill the Night King....
10:00, 08/19/2019

PM Modi To Visit France; Defence, Counter-Terrorism To Top Talks Agenda Prime Minister Narendra Modi will pay a two-day state visit to France from August 22 during which he will hold talks with French President Emmanuel Macron to strengthen strategic ties in key sectors.....
10:00, 08/19/2019

Mika Singh Gets Time From Film Body To Justify Karachi Performance Singer Mika Singh today got some relief after the Federation of Western India Cine Employees (FWICE) president BN Tiwari accepted his demand for some time to clarify his stand on his performance in......
10:00, 08/19/2019

Economic Slowdown "Very Worrisome", New Reforms Needed: Raghuram Rajan Former RBI Governor Raghuram Rajan has called slowdown in the economy "very worrisome". The government needs to fix the immediate problems in power and non-bank financial sectors and come out with a.....
10:00, 08/19/2019

32 Girls Stuck After J&K Lockdown Needed Help. A Gurudwara Responded In a heart-warming display of friendship and compassion, members of gurudwara committees in Pune and Delhi joined hands to arrange for the safe return of a group of Kashmiri students to their homes...
10:00, 08/19/2019

Mohan Bhagwat Calls For Talks On Reservation In "Atmosphere Of Harmony" There should be a conversation in an atmosphere of harmony between those in favour of reservations and those against it, RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat said on Sunday, provoking criticism and allegations......
10:00, 08/19/2019

"Anyone Dividing Country Is Criminal": BJP's Pragya Thakur Attacks Nehru Bhopal MP Pragya Thakur on Monday sparked a fresh controversy when she backed former Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan's comment that former Prime Minister Jawaharlal Nehru was a......
10:00, 08/19/2019

Ex-MPs Asked To Vacate Bungalows In 7 Days, Power And Water To Be Stopped All former MPs have asked to vacate their government accommodations -- mostly the heritage bungalows in the posh Lutyen's zone -- the Centre said today....
10:00, 08/19/2019

Men On Bike Snatch Cellphone From Solicitor General's Wife In Delhi Two bike-borne men allegedly snatched the mobile phone of Solicitor General of India Tushar Mehta's wife in front of the FICCI auditorium in Mandi House, the police said today....
10:00, 08/19/2019

"Can't Make Buyers Wait Indefinitely": Unitech Ordered To Pay 33 Lakhs The Delhi State Consumer Commission has observed that homebuyers cannot be expected to wait indefinitely for the possession of flats and directed real estate firm Unitech to refund over Rs 33 lakh to....
10:00, 08/19/2019

"This Is The New Normal": P Chidambaram Hits Out At Centre's J&K Move Senior Congress leader and former home minister P Chidambaram on Monday hit out at the Centre over the situation in Jammu and Kashmir, alleging that there was a "new normal" in place....
10:00, 08/19/2019

Former PM Manmohan Singh Elected Unopposed To Rajya Sabha From Rajasthan Former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh was on Monday got elected to Rajya Sabha from Rajasthan unopposed after the opposition BJP failed to field a candidate against him. The bypoll was necessitated by....
10:00, 08/19/2019

"Not Proud As An Indian...": Amartya Sen's Critique On Kashmir Move Nobel laureate Dr Amartya Sen today vehemently criticised the government's move on Kashmir, saying it not only emphasised majority rule "as opposed to it sustaining the rights of all human beings"....
10:00, 08/19/2019

Centre Issued Notice Over Plea To Equalise Legal Age Of Marriage The Delhi High Court today sought response from the Centre on a public interest litigation seeking that the legal age of marriage for men and women be equalised....
10:00, 08/19/2019

Malaysia Quizzes Islamic Preacher Zakir Naik As Pressure Mounts Malaysian police Monday questioned controversial Islamic preacher Zakir Naik for allegedly making insensitive remarks about race in India, as pressure mounts on authorities to kick him out....
10:00, 08/19/2019

PM Speaks To Donald Trump, Flags "Extreme Rhetoric By Regional Leaders" Prime Minister Narendra Modi today had a telephonic conversation with US President Donald Trump - a first since the government announced its decision on Kashmir and the subsequent rhetoric from......
10:00, 08/19/2019

Opposition Parties Plan Protest Demanding Release Of Detained Leaders Several Opposition parties led by the DMK will hold a protest here on Thursday to demand the immediate release of those detained in Jammu and Kashmir after the state''s special status was scrapped....
10:00, 08/19/2019

PIB Tweet On Netaji's Death Anniversary Not Right Approach: Chandra Bose Chandra Kumar Bose, a BJP leader and one of the grand nephews of Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose, on Monday took exception to the PIB tweet observing August 18 as the freedom fighter's death anniversary......
10:00, 08/19/2019

Navy's State-Of-The-Art Frigate INS Tarkash Reaches Port In Spain INS Tarkash, a state-of-the-art stealth frigate of the Indian Navy equipped with a versatile range of weapons, arrived in Spain on Monday for a three-day visit as part of Western Fleet Overseas......
10:00, 08/19/2019

What PM Modi Said About Revamped Parliament Building Before 2022 Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday said that he has asked government officials to look into requests by MPs' for modernising the parliament building by 2022, when the country is set to celebrate.....
10:00, 08/19/2019

Deadly mosquito-borne virus found in second Massachusetts resident, state health officials say A second Massachusetts resident has been diagnosed with the potentially deadly Eastern Equine Encephalitis (EEE) virus, state health officials announced late last week. ...
10:00, 08/19/2019

Possible vaping, severe lung illness link sparks CDC probe The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) is investigating whether or not lung illnesses reported across multiple states are linked to vaping. ...
10:00, 08/19/2019

Alligators caught climbing fences and swimming across roads in Florida Florida alligators are showing their true flexibility and range -- social media has caught one climbing a fence and another swimming in a flooded road....
10:00, 08/19/2019

Giant hand statue touches down in Wellington, creeping out residents Residents of Wellington, New Zealand, may have been unnerved to see the latest addition to their cityscape as a massive hand was installed on the roof of the City Gallery Wellington. Find out what's m...
10:00, 08/19/2019

How early do you get to the airport? The great timing debate Do you avoid travel stress by arriving at the airport early but lose half a day to terminal time? Or do you fly by the seat of your pants and risk missing your flight? CNN Travel staffers come down on...
10:00, 08/19/2019

Couple face jail for taking sand from beach We've all been tempted to bring a little bit of paradise home from our holidays. But the urge has backfired on a French couple, who are facing up to six years in prison for removing sand from a beach ...
10:00, 08/19/2019

Teens water-ski from Wisconsin to Michigan Most teens dream of doing something absolutely epic before going off to college. Madelyn Hendrikse and Braden Dirkse made that dream a reality by water-skiing across Lake Michigan....
10:00, 08/19/2019

How Brexit could ruin your vacation Is it smart to be booking a summer vacation in the UK or Europe with Brexit expected to cause chaos. Here's how it might affect air travel, passports, driving licenses, insurance, mobile phones and ot...
10:00, 08/19/2019

A classic quantum theorem may prove there are many parallel universes If we accept that information can’t travel faster than the speed of light, a quantum theorem seems to require many worlds that split when you make a measurement...
10:00, 08/19/2019

Climate change will drive longer extreme heatwaves in summer If the world warms by more than 2°C, extreme summer heat and rain are likely to last longer and lead to flooding, with serious effects for farming and health...
10:00, 08/19/2019

Extinction Rebellion founder calls for mass psychedelic disobedience Gail Bradbrook, a co-founder of Extinction Rebellion, has called for a mass ingestion of psychedelic substances in protest against the criminalisation of drugs...
10:00, 08/19/2019

Microsoft acquires jClarity for optimizing Java workloads on Azure Microsoft has acquired the London-based company that is going head-to-head with Oracle's Java/JDK binaries and which is a key contributor to the AdoptOpenJDK project....
10:00, 08/19/2019

Democratization of innovation with API networks Integration is one of the biggest challenges and opportunities facing CIOs today. Done right and even the largest and oldest organizations in the world can innovate like nimble startups. Done wrong an...
10:00, 08/19/2019

Oracle notches appeals court win vs. Rimini Street, keeps $28.5 million in attorneys' fees The neverending Oracle vs. Rimini Street court battle may be nearing the finish line after the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals maintained an injunction and affirmed an attorneys fee award to Oracle....
10:00, 08/19/2019

Microsoft is using Dynamics 365 to manage Windows Update releases Here's how Microsoft is using its own Dynamics 365 Customer Service offering to manage the publishing of not just Windows 10, but previous Windows client and server updates via Windows Update....
10:00, 08/19/2019

Spotify rolling out parental controls to match Apple Music Spotify announced that it is updating its Family Plans to allow parents greater control over what music and podcasts their kids can access. Read More...
10:00, 08/19/2019

Dying Light 2 and a new Tencent game get Nvidia RTX ray tracing Nvidia announced a couple of new games that are getting support for its ray tracing technology including Dying Light 2 and Synced: Off-Planet.Read More...
10:00, 08/19/2019

Call of Duty and more get ray-tracing trailers at Gamescom Nvidia is showing off Call of Duty: Modern Warfare's ray tracing support in a new video from Gamescom 2019. Control and more also get RTX trailers.Read More...
10:00, 08/19/2019

Keysight joins 6G Flagship group to develop 2030’s cellular standard A leading technology pioneer is joining Finland's initiative to kickstart 6G development, bringing test and measurement hardware to the international group.Read More...
10:00, 08/19/2019

GitHub expands token scanning to Atlassian, Dropbox, Discord, and other formats GitHub announced that it has found over a billion token matches in repositories. It also revealed nearly half a dozen new token scanning partners.Read More...
10:00, 08/19/2019

Dell shows off Alienware Aurora PC and 55-inch gaming monitor Dell's Alienware division unveiled a bunch of new products for gamers coming this fall, from a new Alienware Aurora gaming PC and a 55-inch OLED gaming monitor. Read More...
10:00, 08/19/2019

Age of Empires II: Definitive Edition launches on November 14 Microsoft announced today during its Gamescom event in Germany that Age of Empires II: Definitive Edition will launch on November 14 for PC.Read More...
10:00, 08/19/2019

Xbox gets two new ‘Special Edition’ controllers Xbox is getting a pair of new controllers for the fall. The Night Ops Camo gamepad launches in October and Sport Blue is coming in September.Read More...
10:00, 08/19/2019

Apple Watch Series 5 titanium and ceramic leak signals higher prices Discovery of new animations in a watchOS 6 beta strongly suggests that ceramic and titanium versions of the Apple Watch Series 5 are just around the corner.Read More...
10:00, 08/19/2019

Nvidia’s GeForce Now service launches on Android by the end of 2019 GeForce Now is coming to Android. It is also getting RTX support with new server GPUs rolling out now beginning with California and Germany.Read More...
10:00, 08/19/2019

Jada Pinkett Smith: I didn't know if I could do Jordyn Woods justice Jada Pinkett Smith was unsure whether to invite Jordyn Woods to discuss the Tristan Thompson cheating row on Red Table Talk as she feared she would not "do her justice."...
10:00, 08/19/2019

Bitcoin traders in Israel fight bank lockouts with petition, lawsuits Israel‘s Bitcoin fans have formally lodged a petition that demands the nation’s banks disclose internal policies for dealing with proceeds of cryptocurrency trading, Globes reports. The move follows a...
09:36, 08/19/2019

Rami Malek on 'Mr. Robot,' His Freddie Mercury Accent, and Sneaking Around Town Incognito The acclaimed actor played Freddie Mercury in 'Bohemian Rhapsody,' won an Oscar, and became world-famous practically all at once. In his September 2019 GQ cover profile, he talks about his early mista...
09:36, 08/19/2019

What Should People Know About Driving in Your City? What kind of idiot takes the Inner Loop to the Outer Loop without merging into the HOV lane on red? Why the hell would you take the 101 past Broadway during rush hour without a bumper guard on your pa...
09:36, 08/19/2019

How to Make Sure Your Passwords Haven't Been Stolen One of the best things about having a solid password is that you don’t have to change it. If it’s strong, unique, and hasn’t been compromised by an attacker, you gain no security benefits by modifying...
09:36, 08/19/2019

Find Out Which Clothing Brands Run Too Big or Small With This Chart At this point we’re all aware of vanity sizing—where certain brands alter clothing sizes to make us feel “better” about ourselves because we’re wearing a smaller size than usual. But whether you’re a ...
09:36, 08/19/2019

Describe Your Location Anywhere With 'What3Words' If you’re at a house or business, it’s easy enough to communicate where you are: just give an address or a google-able name. But if you’re trying to meet someone at their blanket on the beach, or tell...
09:36, 08/19/2019

Declutter Your Home With a 'Table Sale' If you’re looking for the decluttering satisfaction of having a yard sale while avoiding the hassle of actually staging one, I have discovered the perfect in-between event: Have your friends over for ...
09:36, 08/19/2019

How to Add the Galaxy Note 10's 'Link to Windows' App to Older Samsung Phones Samsung’s “Link to Windows” feature is a lot like Microsoft’s Your Phone app; It lets you sync your Galaxy Note 10-series phone to your PC via its Quick Settings menu. Once connected, you can access y...
09:36, 08/19/2019

This Coconut Tres Leches Cake is Vegan and It Is Spectacular Every cook needs a go-to dessert recipe. Even if you insist you’re really more of a cook than a baker, even if you’re put off by scales and stand mixers and specialty flours and expensive silicone mat...
09:36, 08/19/2019

How to Give Feedback People Will Listen To The next time you need to offer feedback or criticism, think about the goal you’re trying to achieve—and then choose the method of feedback that is best suited to that goal....
09:36, 08/19/2019

Kanye West leads epic praise and worship during ‘Sunday Service’ at California church Kanye West's "Sunday Service" has gone from the mountaintop to the church -- well, a church that meets at James Madison Middle School in North Hollywood....
09:36, 08/19/2019

‘The Politician’ trailer: Blood and backstabbing with Ben Platt The trailer for Ryan Murphy’s splashy new Netflix show is gunning for viewers’ votes Monday. “The Politician” follows posh-named young man Payton Hobart (Tony-winning “Dear Eva...
09:36, 08/19/2019

‘The Morning Show’ trailer: Aniston and Witherspoon’s workplace catfight Apple TV has released the long-delayed trailer for “The Morning Show,” a backstage exposé of the politics of a TV show much like “Today” or “Good Morning America.” ...
09:36, 08/19/2019

Empower states to lift people out of poverty Since President Lyndon Johnson declared a war on poverty in 1964, the federal government has spent $23 trillion attempting to alleviate poverty. Today, we spend almost $1 trillion annually on over 80 ...
09:36, 08/19/2019

Farmers and ranchers caught in the middle of Trump’s trade wars The past few years have been trying times for America’s farmers and ranchers. As President Trump’s trade war with China drags on with no end in sight, the outlook for the American agricultural sector,...
09:36, 08/19/2019

Kellyanne Conway blasts journalists for only covering economy when the news is bad Kellyanne Conway condemned the media on Monday for ignoring good news about the American economy and focusing only on messages of gloom following growing warnings of a looming recession....
09:36, 08/19/2019

New Wonder Woman 1984 Set Pictures Give Us a Look at Updated Amazons Martin Freeman assumes he’ll be back for Black Panther 2, whenever it happens. Get a look at Studio Trigger’s new anime film Promare ahead of its western release. Kane Hodder wants to play Jason again...
09:36, 08/19/2019

Sonos' New Shit Leaks—AGAIN Say what you want about Sonos, the wireless speaker maker can’t keep its shit under wraps. The latest leak is its first-ever Bluetooth speaker. News of the device’s existence came earlier this month, ...
09:36, 08/19/2019

Alienware Made the World's First 55-inch OLED Gaming Monitor, and It Looks Sick There are a lot of big and fancy gaming monitors on the market, but Alienware’s newest high-end display is something else. Not only is this thing eye-meltingly gorgeous, Alienware says its new monitor...
09:36, 08/19/2019

Wisconsin Becomes First Midwest State With a Plan to Go Carbon-Free By Midcentury The impacts of climate change have been real so far this year for the Midwest. Historic flooding has ravaged multiple states, and don’t even get me started on last month’s heatwave.Read more......
09:36, 08/19/2019

Alienware's Revamped Aurora Desktop Has a Clever Cooling System and a Fresh New Design Earlier this year, Alienware overhauled its flagship laptop—the Area 51m—and now, Alienware has returned to finish the job by giving its top-spec desktop a full makeover with a new design, upgraded co...
09:36, 08/19/2019

Higher Power, Dunbar Road win Grade I events in weekend horse racing Higher Power upsets in the $1 million Pacific Classic and Dunbar Road continues to roll in the Alabama at Saratoga in highlights of weekend U.S. horse racing....
09:36, 08/19/2019

Coronet, Earthlight score wins in weekend horse racing at Deauville Coronet and Earthlight scored Group 1 wins in weekend horse racing at Deauville; Enable, Stradivarius, Magical and Crystal Ocean highlight this week's Ebor Meeting at York in England....
09:36, 08/19/2019

TÜV SÜD pulls out of dam safety checks after Brazil disaster Germany's TÜV SÜD has pulled out of conducting safety assessments of dams after the collapse of a Brazilian dam it had vetted killed almost 250 people in January, the industrial inspection firm's chie...
09:36, 08/19/2019

UPDATE 1-Catalyst Capital to buy about 10% stake in Hudson's Bay Buyout firm Catalyst Capital Group Inc said on Monday it will acquire a significant stake in Hudson's Bay Co, a move that could block the department store's executive chairman's plans to take it priva...
09:36, 08/19/2019

Brazil's Petrobras received three binding offers for LPG unit- sources Brazil's state-controlled oil company Petroleo Brasileiro SA received three binding offers last Friday to sell its LPG distribution unit Liquigas Distribuidora SA, two sources with knowledge of the ma...
09:36, 08/19/2019

Roche taps Eli Lilly executive as chief medical officer Swiss drugmaker Roche Holding on Monday named Eli Lilly executive Levi Garraway to succeed Sandra Horning as chief medical officer and head of global product development....
09:36, 08/19/2019