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Kogan's flogging a 55-inch QLED TV for just $800

Getting yourself a brand-new television set that boasts QLED technology means you'll need to shell out at least a couple of thousand dollars, if not more. And bigger the panel, the heftier the price tag.Ko...

Kogan's flogging a 55-inch QLED TV for just $800

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You might need a mortgage to buy Samsung's 98-inch QLED 8K TV Unveiled today at Harvey Norman Bundall on the Gold Coast, Samsung's massive 98-inch QLED 8K TV has arrived in Australia, though you just might need to take out a mortgage in order to afford it.&...
21:36, 06/06/2019

Here's a Rare Chance to Save Big on a 65" Samsung QLED TV If you want a big TV that looks great, but don’t want to shell out for an OLED set, Samsung’s QLED TVs strike a nice middle ground. They offer some of the best color reproduction of any LCD set thanks...
09:24, 05/21/2019

OLED vs QLED: the battle of the TV tech titans OLED vs QLED may just be the TV rivalry of our time. And like the plasma vs LCD rivalry before it, the question on everyone's lips is which panel technology will come out on top.Both technologies...
06:36, 05/28/2019

Samsung brings its QLED 8K televisions to India Samsung has launched its QLED 8K range of televisions in India. This ultra-premium series boasts of the world's first Quantum LED 8K TV and comes in four sizes. These televisions offer 8K video p...
06:48, 06/04/2019

This just-released QLED TV is on sale for a limited time Samsung just released a new, dazzling TV in their Q8 lineup, and right now the Q80R QLED smart 4K UHD TV is on sale on Drop.       ...
15:48, 07/09/2019

Samsung Deletes Tweet That Warned Its QLED TVs Can Get Viruses Samsung's US Support Twitter account deleted a tweet in which it reminded its followers that it is imperative to regularly scan their QLED TVs for viruses and malwares....
10:36, 06/18/2019

Joe Biden heaps praise on GOP during Massachusetts fundraiser Former Vice President Joe Biden praised Republicans as “decent people” at a fundraiser Saturday while touting his ability to work across the aisle, according to a report....
03:36, 08/18/2019

AB takes walkthrough reps, 'didn't miss a beat' Wide receiver Antonio Brown took part in the Raiders' walkthrough on Saturday and coach Jon Gruden said he could see Brown being a full participant in practice soon. Quarterback Derek Carr is excited ...
04:01, 08/18/2019

No Man's Sky Players Are Really Excited About Sitting In Chairs The universe of No Man’s Sky is huge. Like genuinely huge. Billions upon billions upon billions of planets, galaxies, and solar systems. And the latest update to the game added a ton of new features t...
04:24, 08/18/2019

India reimposes movement curbs on parts of Kashmir's main city after clashes Indian authorities reimposed restrictions on movement in major parts of Kashmir's biggest city, Srinagar, on Sunday after violent overnight clashes between residents and police in which dozens were in...
04:48, 08/18/2019

UK minister dismisses 'scaremongering' over leaked Brexit report British energy minister Kwasi Kwarteng on Sunday dismissed concerns over potential food, fuel and drug shortages in the event of a no-deal Brexit as scaremongering....
04:48, 08/18/2019

Indonesian police shoot suspected militant after officer slashed A suspected Islamic militant has launched an attack on an Indonesian police station in the country's second-biggest city, slashing one officer with a sickle, before being shot and taken into custody, ...
04:48, 08/18/2019

U.S. and UK presence in Gulf brings insecurity: Iran Revolutionary Guards navy chief The presence of America and Britain in the Gulf region brings insecurity, the head of the Iranian Revolutionary Guards navy, Alireza Tangsiri, was reported as saying by the ILNA news agency....
04:48, 08/18/2019

Hong Kong protesters defy threats from Beijing, police and heavy rain for yet another huge march  This is now the 11th week of protests here in Hong Kong, which are reaching what demonstrators believe to be a tipping point amid an intensifying crackdown....
05:12, 08/18/2019

Restrictions continue in Kashmir despite security ease Restrictions are continuing in much of Indian-administered Kashmir, despite India’s government saying it’s gradually restoring phone lines and easing a security lockdown that’s been in place for nearl...
05:12, 08/18/2019

At Poll Meet, Congress's Bhupinder Hooda Supports BJP's Kashmir Move Congress's Haryana stalwart Bhupinder Singh Hooda raised eyebrows today by declaring support for the government's move to end special status for Jammu and Kashmir, deviating from the party line ahead....
05:36, 08/18/2019

Restrictions On Mobile Internet In Jammu Ahead Of Right Wing Rally Mobile internet snapped in Jammu on Sunday, barely days after it was fully restored. While the administration blamed a mechanical glitch, local sources said it was disconnected to keep the peace......
05:36, 08/18/2019

Ludhiana On Alert After Heavy Discharge Of Water In Sutlej In Punjab The Punjab government put a precautionary alert in areas around the Sutlej river in Ludhiana city today after water was released from the Ropar Headworks in the river....
05:36, 08/18/2019

LED Screens To Live Telecast Ganga Aarti At All Varanasi Ghats The Central Public Works Department, the prime construction agency of the central government will install big LED screens for the live telecast of ''Ganga Aarti'' at all ghats and the Kashi Vishwanath...
05:36, 08/18/2019

Meet the gorgeous ballerina who is dating ‘Goldfinch’ star Ansel Elgort Violetta Komyshan is a ballerina and a social media influencer with 1.1 million followers — far more than your average dancer. She is also the longtime girlfriend of Ansel Elgort, one of the hottest y...
05:36, 08/18/2019

How to get the most from this tax-free source of retirement income Managed properly, cash value life insurance can complement your retirement planning strategy. But beware: You'll need to work closely with your advisor to avoid a tax trap....
06:24, 08/18/2019

Bangladesh slum fire leaves 10,000 people homeless More than 10,000 people have been left homeless after a massive fire engulfed a slum in Bangladesh's capital, Dhaka, destroying thousands of shanties, according to Bangladeshi officials....
06:48, 08/18/2019

Netflix’s cancellation bloodbath is a lie We’ve still got a little more than four months left in 2019, and already Netflix has pulled the plug on two dozen shows this year — everything from The OA to Tuca & Bertie, the latter of w...
07:12, 08/18/2019

History repeats itself as McIlroy gets another police escort Seven years after Rory McIlroy was given a police escort to make his tee time for the Ryder Cup, history repeated itself when the Northern Irishman received the same treatment for the third round of t...
07:12, 08/18/2019

Nate Diaz scores unanimous decision victory vs. Anthony Pettis in return at UFC 241 In his first UFC bout since 2016, Nate Diaz defeated Anthony Pettis in a unanimous decision during UFC 241 at Honda Center in Anaheim, California.       ...
07:12, 08/18/2019

Cron's HR caps 6-run first as Twins beat Rangers 12-7 C.J. Cron had a two-run home in Minnesota's six-run first inning, and the Twins went on to beat the Texas Rangers 12-7 on Saturday night       ...
07:12, 08/18/2019

India Post Payments Bank Savings Accounts: Interest Rate And Other Details India Post Payments Bank offers a range of services such as money transfer, direct benefit transfers, bill and utility payments, and enterprise and merchant payments....
07:36, 08/18/2019

Detained oil tanker at centre of US power struggle set to depart tonight, says Iran The Iranian oil tanker which has been detained off Gibraltar since early last month is expected to depart this evening, Iran's ambassador to Britain has said....
07:36, 08/18/2019

Charity boat says unable to dock in Spain given urgency of situation A charity that operates a rescue ship carrying more than a hundred migrants off the coast of Italy on Sunday said that it could not accept an offer from Spain to dock in Algeciras, citing an emergency...
07:36, 08/18/2019

UK faces food and fuel shortages in no-deal Brexit, says leaked plan Britain would likely face food, fuel and medicine shortages if it crashes out of the bloc without a transition deal, according to a leaked Sunday Times report....
07:36, 08/18/2019

California woman who slapped Trump supporter during 2017 rally convicted of battery A California woman accused of slapping a Trump supporter during a Make America Great Again rally in Orange County more than two years ago has been convicted, prosecutors say....
08:24, 08/18/2019

Trump accuses New York Times of going on a ‘racism witch hunt’ WASHINGTON — President Trump continued his assault on the “failing New York Times” early Sunday, claiming the Gray Lady is engaging in a “Racism Witch Hunt.” “The failing...
08:24, 08/18/2019

Elementary school invited Ghislaine Maxwell to speak to kids Jeffrey Epstein’s former gal pal Ghislaine Maxwell gave a talk to kids at a Massachusetts school — which had no idea she had been accused of being a madam for the multimillionaire pedophile. Max...
08:24, 08/18/2019

AITA On Sticky Wicket Ahead Of Talks With ITF Security Consultants ITF though has agreed to address AITA's concern and will ensure that its security consultants speak with them. Bhupathi will also be part of the tele-conference, scheduled for Monday....
08:48, 08/18/2019

Little League World Series player shows how low a batter can go It may be the weirdest batting stance in baseball history. A hitter on the team from Venezuela participating in this year’s Little League World Series in Pennsylvania may have crouched lower in the ba...
09:12, 08/18/2019

Antifa and Far-Right Groups Face Off in Portland as Trump Weighs In Conservative groups are urging the United States to label Antifa a domestic terrorist group. President Trump said the city was “being watched very closely.”...
09:36, 08/18/2019

Grey's Anatomy Star Camilla Luddington Marries Longtime Love Matthew Alan It's wedding bells and love songs for Grey's Anatomy star Camilla Luddington. The 35-year-old actress, who is best known for her role as Dr. Jo Wilson on the hit ABC drama,......
10:00, 08/18/2019

'Shop Contest: Happy Birthday! In a few days, August 20th to be precise, I celebrate my birthday. I’m having a party, but maybe you wonderful Kotaku readers can help plan a second party. But as I write about video games, legally it...
10:00, 08/18/2019

Golf - Belgium's Pieters returns to winnings ways with Czech Masters title Belgian Thomas Pieters won his fourth European Tour title at the Czech Masters on Sunday, closing with a three-under 69 to seal a one-shot victory over playing partner Adria Arnaus of Spain....
10:24, 08/18/2019

China top internet firms pump 45% more into R&D Led by Alibaba, China's top 100 internet companies invested 153.87 billion yuan (US$21.85 billion) in research and development last year, up 45% year-on-year and accounting for 10% of their overall re...
10:24, 08/18/2019

Pedestrian killed in hit and run on the Tucson’s west side Tucson Police Dept. says a pedestrian was fatally struck in a hit and run on Saturday. Officers responded to reports of a serious injury collision involving a pedestrian near 1st Ave. and Kelso. Arriv...
10:52, 08/18/2019

Former wheelchair basketball player who lived in car, now on the rebound TUCSON — Malat Wei once played wheelchair basketball for the University of Arizona. Last year, he was set to go oversees to play but that opportunity fell through leaving him without a roof over...
10:52, 08/18/2019

Weekend forecast: Conditions remain dry and hot in Tucson TUCSON – It was another dry today, and tomorrow you can expect more of the same. Tomorrow: Partly sunny and hot. High: 103° Tomorrow night: Mostly clear and warm. Low: 76° Tucson is expected ...
10:52, 08/18/2019

Luis Severino throws off Yankee Stadium mound in big step toward return Yankees ace Luis Severino took another step toward making his season debut, throwing off a mound at the Stadium for the first time all year. Severino – who hasn’t pitched all year due to multiple inju...
11:12, 08/18/2019

Yankees’ James Paxton keeps getting wrecked in the first Yankees manager Aaron Boone often says James Paxton’s horrible numbers in first innings are due in part to bad luck. That wasn’t the case in Saturday’s 6-5 win over Cleveland, as Paxton gave up two mo...
11:12, 08/18/2019

Daniel Cormier loses belt in stunner; Nate Diaz rolls in UFC return ANAHEIM, Calif. — Stipe Miocic waited over a year to face Daniel Cormier again, and his plan for the rematch didn’t start to work until they were deep in the fourth round. That’s when the ...
11:12, 08/18/2019

Bill Belichick didn’t want to talk about Josh Gordon’s reinstatement This interview was short, even by Bill Belichick’s standards. The Patriots coach, who Saturday released a statement on Josh Gordon’s conditional reinstatement into the NFL on Friday, wasn&...
11:12, 08/18/2019

The War on Sugar Hits the Juice Box With pediatricians and parents increasingly concerned about the health risks of juice, a growing crop of watered-down juice-box alternatives are coming to store shelves. But will kids drink them?...
11:12, 08/18/2019

Liberty football coach Hugh Freeze had surgery for life-threatening staph infection Ex-Ole Miss and current Liberty football coach Hugh Freeze underwent surgery last week for complications from staph infection, he confirmed to ESPN.       ...
11:12, 08/18/2019

Bernie Sanders unveils plan to overhaul country's 'dysfunctional criminal justice system' Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Bernie Sanders unveiled Sunday a criminal justice overhaul to "reform every aspect of America's dysfunctional criminal justice system" by ending "for-profit gree...
11:12, 08/18/2019

Steve King defends comments on abortion, rape and incest at town hall Republican Rep. Steve King clashed with constituents as he defended several of his controversial comments on abortion and immigration during a Saturday town hall in his hometown of Storm Lake, Iowa....
11:12, 08/18/2019

We asked 35 executives how they balance family and work. Here's what they said High-level executives with children have a few advantages over other working parents: They make more money, which makes childcare easier to afford. They may have more say in where and when they work. ...
11:12, 08/18/2019

Thruxton BTCC: Cammish takes first Team Dynamics Honda win of 2019 Dan Cammish scored his and Team Dynamics' first British Touring Car Championship victory of the 2019 season in the final Thruxton race despite heavy rain late on...
12:24, 08/18/2019

Thruxton BTCC: Tordoff takes first win in almost a year, Plato punished Sam Tordoff won the opening British Touring Car Championship race at Thruxton from pole position, as second-place starter Jason Plato was relegated to 17th after a penalty...
12:24, 08/18/2019

Will your next phone use dark mode by default? We’re entering a new dark age. Developers are falling over themselves to develop dark versions of their apps in preparation for the imminent release of Android Q and iOS 13, with their system-w...
12:24, 08/18/2019

| De Plus wins BinckBank Tour for first title Belgian rider Laurens De Plus clinched overall victory in the BinckBank Tour when he was part of a small breakaway late in the seventh and final stage....
12:24, 08/18/2019

Tucson police investigating suspicious death on the south side Tucson police are investigating human remains found at a ranch on Tucson’s south side. Authorities say officers responded to human remains found by a ranch employee around 9:30 am on August 14th...
12:48, 08/18/2019

Top White House economic adviser says Trump still ‘looking at’ buying Greenland Greenland has said it’s not for sale, but that didn’t stop top White House economic adviser Larry Kudlow from adding fuel to the idea that the Trump administration wants to purchase the wo...
12:48, 08/18/2019

The Holocaust survivor, 87, facing eviction in California: 'Will they throw me to the ground?' Exclusive: Musiy Rishin speaks out about landlord who wants wealthier tenants and has fought to evict him and his dying sonMusiy Rishin knows how to survive.He narrowly escaped the Nazis’ massacre of ...
13:12, 08/18/2019

The US team’s dispute over pay is a fight for women all over the world | Suzanne Wrack The US Women’s National Team remains embroiled in a bitter row with US Soccer. The final outcome will affect every womanWhen discussing the breakdown in pay and compensation talks between US Soccer an...
13:12, 08/18/2019

Brexit: leaked papers predict food shortages and port delays Medicines will also be subject to shortages, according to ‘realistic assessment’The UK will face a three-month meltdown at its ports, a hard Irish border and shortages of food and medicine if it leave...
13:12, 08/18/2019

Iran tanker at centre of diplomatic row set to leave Gibraltar Iran’s ambassador says vessel is expected to leave after Gibraltar rejects US request to detain it furtherThe supertanker at the centre of a six-week diplomatic row between Britain and Iran is expecte...
13:12, 08/18/2019

Has Boris Johnson hatched a cunning no-deal Brexit plan? | Stewart Lee Ingeniously used, Kinder eggs could be responsible for a greater flow of goods than the botched ferry schemeHow many small plastic toy egg casings could be hidden in, for example, a Michael Gove? And,...
13:12, 08/18/2019

K4Connect: Why technology is poised to disrupt senior living industries K4Connect is making technology for the growing number of seniors who are coping with some kind of disability while living in a community setting.Read More...
13:12, 08/18/2019

Kikuchi shuts out Blue Jays for Mariners Starter Yusei Kikuchi threw a complete-game shutout, and his Seattle Mariners clubbed four home runs in a 7-0 win against the Toronto Blue Jays on Sunday....
13:12, 08/18/2019

Ransomware attack in Texas targets local government agencies Ransomware attacks against local governments are still a clear problem, and Texas is discovering this first hand. The state has revealed that 23 government entities reported a ransomware attack on th...
13:36, 08/18/2019

CDC investigates lung illnesses linked to e-cigarette use The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is investigating a "cluster" of lung illnesses linked to e-cigarette use after such cases were reported in 14 states....
13:37, 08/18/2019

Novartis exec sold shares before drug data manipulation made public An unnamed Novartis executive sold 925,400 Swiss francs ($946,000) worth of shares less than three weeks before the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) announced data from tests of its gene therap...
13:37, 08/18/2019

Israel fires on militants at Gaza border, Palestinians say three killed Israeli forces opened fire at a group of Palestinian gunmen as they tried to cross the Gaza border, the military said on Sunday and Palestinian health officials said three of the men were killed....
14:00, 08/18/2019

Merkel: We're prepared for any Brexit outcome German Chancellor Angela Merkel said on Sunday that she would meet British Prime Minister Boris Johnson on Wednesday evening to discuss Britain's planned departure from the European Union, adding that...
14:00, 08/18/2019

Former NFL RB, Texas Longhorn Cedric Benson dies at 36 in motorcycle accident Former running back Cedric Benson died Saturday night in a motorcycle accident, his attorney told USA TODAY Sports. Benson spent eight years in NFL.       ...
14:24, 08/18/2019

For former NFL player Doug Baldwin, embracing newer helmet technology was a no-brainer Two years before Antonio Brown's ongoing helmet saga, ex-NFL receiver Doug Baldwin decided to switch to a new, safer helmet. He doesn't regret it.       ...
14:24, 08/18/2019

Clevinger fans 10, Indians tame Yankees 8-4 for 4-game split Mike Clevinger struck out 10 in five shutout innings, Mike Freeman had three extra-base hits and the Cleveland Indians tamed the New York Yankees 8-4 for a four-game split between AL pennant contender...
14:48, 08/18/2019

Choi has 2-run single in 9th, Rays beat Tigers 5-4 Ji-Man Choi had a two-run single in the bottom of the ninth as the Tampa Bay Rays overcame a late three-run deficit to beat the Detroit Tigers 5-4 on Sunday. Tommy Pham hit a two-run homer in the eigh...
14:48, 08/18/2019

Goldschmidt homers, Cardinals edge Reds 5-4 to stay in 1st Paul Goldschmidt hit a two-run homer, Tommy Edman added a solo shot among his three hits and the St. Louis Cardinals held off the Cincinnati Reds 5-4 to split their four-game series    ...
14:48, 08/18/2019

Arsenal star David Luiz reveals desire for new challenge convinced him to leave Chelsea 'comfort zone' David Luiz has admitted he could have continued earning money in his comfort zone at Chelsea - but the prospect of a new challenge with Arsenal was too good to turn down....
14:48, 08/18/2019

White House says no recession in sight, pushes China trade talks White House officials pushed back on Sunday against concerns that economic growth may be faltering, saying they saw little risk of recession despite a volatile week on global bond markets, and insisti...
14:48, 08/18/2019

Hubble spots a big, weird blob of star gas When you gaze at the sky on a clear night, you can easily spot countless stars shining bright. Most of them look pretty much identical, aside from varying brightness, but when NASA’s Hubble Spac...
14:48, 08/18/2019

Nordstrom Did So Much Right, but It's Still in Trouble Nordstrom invested heavily in e-commerce, didn’t open too many stores and has been quick to experiment with new types of shopping formats. Yet, it’s suffering the same fate as department stores that i...
14:48, 08/18/2019

Trump Administration Looks Ahead to Fresh Round of China Trade Talks The Trump administration took steps over the weekend to allay fears of a spiraling trade war, suggesting it would give Huawei Technologies more time to work with U.S. customers and confirming White Ho...
14:48, 08/18/2019

General election will provide a 'once-in-a-generation chance' for political change, Corbyn says A general election triggered by Brexit will provide a "once-in-a-generation chance" for a change of direction in politics, Jeremy Corbyn is set to say on Monday....
15:12, 08/18/2019

Get creative when looking for ways to grow your paycheck When Kim Roberts (name changed for professional reasons) began working for a hospitality group in Tribeca eight years ago, she realized she would need to think up a way to increase he income. Her sala...
15:12, 08/18/2019

The key steps we must take to improve the safety of boxing The safety of boxing is often called into question. Jack Hirsch identifies some steps that should be taken to make the sport safer The post The key steps we must take to improve the safety of boxing a...
15:12, 08/18/2019

Florida woman rammed tanker truck in bid to kill self, 2 children: police Florida police say a woman in a van deliberately rammed a gasoline tanker truck after telling a friend she was going to get into a crash that would kill her and her two sons, 4 and 6....
15:12, 08/18/2019

The Average Challenger Buyer Is 51 Years Old, Somehow Younger Than Mustang And Camaro Buyers While some people may assume that a large percentage of muscle car buyers are Detroit-area retirees, Challenger brand manager Kevin Hellman is here to prove them wrong: in an interview with Muscle Car...
15:36, 08/18/2019

Bugatti Needs To Do A Top Speed Run For The Chiron Already I was having a really hard time caring about the Buggati Centodieci this week. Another special-edition version of an already limited car selling for an ungodly amount of money. Then, I saw that its to...
15:36, 08/18/2019

Raiders GM: Time for AB to be 'all in, or all out' Antonio Brown has departed Raiders training camp again over his helmet issue, leading general manager Mike Mayock to issue the wide receiver an ultimatum: "It's time for him to be all in, or all out."...
16:01, 08/18/2019

Eyes on the $15 million mega-prize: Tour Championship field, standings, faves, odds Only 30 players are left in the FedEx Cup playoffs. Where do they stand in the new scoring system? Here's all necessary info heading into the Tour Championship....
16:01, 08/18/2019

Hundreds of thousands turn out for peaceful Hong Kong protest Hong Kong enjoyed a rare calm weekend after 10 weeks of civil unrest, with no violent clashes reported Sunday as up to 1.7 million protesters turned local streets into seas of umbrellas amid torrentia...
16:02, 08/18/2019

Epstein’s gal pal gave $1K to hospital that treated alleged sex slave: report Jeffrey Epstein’s gal pal Ghislaine Maxwell donated $1,000 to New York-Presbyterian Hospital after the two of them allegedly brought one of his accusers there for treatment following a sexual as...
16:02, 08/18/2019

‘Professional cuddler’ instructed woman to ‘suck her nipple’: report A professional cuddler took things too far when she asked a client to suckle at her breast, according to a report. The unnamed client filed a complaint with the state’s massage board claiming th...
16:02, 08/18/2019

Larry Kudlow insists there’s no recession coming White House economic adviser Larry Kudlow on Sunday insisted there is no recession on the horizon — as Democratic presidential hopeful Pete Buttigieg made the opposite prediction. “I don’t see a...
16:02, 08/18/2019

Mickelson feels the heat as Thomas wins BMW Golf great Phil Mickelson has been finding it a struggle on the course in recent weeks so could have done without a freak occurrence which left his participation in the final round of the BMW Champion...
16:03, 08/18/2019

Dybala set for €80m PSG talks - Paper Round "Paulo Dybala could be on his way to Paris, Inter Milan have enquired about a loan move for Alexis Sanchez, Edinson Cavani could become the first marquee signing for David Beckham\u0027s Inter Miami a...
16:25, 08/18/2019

Today Hosts Hoda Kotb and Dylan Dreyer's Kids Have Adorable Playdate at the Beach It's a sun day, fun day for Today show hosts Hoda Kotb and Dylan Dreyer. The two television hosts enjoyed a beach day together with their children on Saturday afternoon. From images......
16:50, 08/18/2019

Rank outsider Ogletree claws back to win U.S. Amateur title Rank outsider Andy Ogletree became the first player from Mississippi to win the U.S. Amateur Championship when he beat John Augenstein 2&1 in an all-American final in North Carolina on Sunday....
17:37, 08/18/2019

Relieved Thomas wins BMW Championship by three strokes over Cantlay Justin Thomas faltered in the final round at the BMW Championship on Sunday but held on for an ultimately comfortable three-stroke victory at Medinah in suburban Chicago....
17:37, 08/18/2019

UPDATE 1-U.S. President Trump does not want to do business with China's Huawei U.S. President Donald Trump on Sunday said he did not want the United States to do business with China's Huawei even as the administration weighs whether to extend a grace period for the company....
17:37, 08/18/2019

Airport security worker fired for passing note saying 'You ugly!!!' to a passenger Security video on YouTube shows a Greater Rochester International Airport security worker laughing after she gave a man a note that read 'You ugly!!!'       ...
18:00, 08/18/2019

Happy birthday, Robert Redford! His life in front of and behind the lens Born August 18, 1936, Robert Redford's film career has spanned over 50 years. We're taking a look back at his time in front of and behind the camera.        ...
18:03, 08/18/2019

After Another Serious Crash, Driver Calls For IndyCar To Drop Pocono Raceway A serious crash stopped IndyCar’s ABC Supply 500 at Pocono Raceway on lap one today, a day that’s just year after another crash at the track paralyzed driver Robert Wickens from the waist down. Though...
19:12, 08/18/2019

Penske's Power wins after early woe, crash mars Pocono IndyCar race Will Power secured his first victory of the IndyCar season for Team Penske, as the race at Pocano was abandoned for weather and featured a huge crash at the start....
19:12, 08/18/2019

A South Dakota woman who thought she had kidney stones was actually pregnant with triplets KOTA-TV Dannette Giltz, of Sturgis, South Dakota, gave birth to triplets named Blaze, Gypsy, and Nikki on August 10, KOTA-TV reported. Giltz, who has two older children with her partner of 12 years,...
19:12, 08/18/2019

Japan's exports down for eighth month, sales to China slump as recession fears grow Japan's exports in July fell 1.6% from a year earlier, Ministry of Finance data showed on Monday, dragged down by China-bound shipments of car parts and semiconductor production equipment....
19:36, 08/18/2019

Seven basic questions about quantum technology, answered In a new story, we look at the intense competition between China and the United States to develop quantum technology, which is based on the field of quantum mechanics and holds out the promise of tran...
19:36, 08/18/2019

Tiger Woods’ season ends with missing Tour Championship bid Tiger Woods’ season that was once filled with promise is over. Woods failed to qualify for the Tour Championship after finishing 38th at the BMW Championship, which was won by Justin Thomas on S...
20:00, 08/18/2019

Gotta catch 'em all: Washington hosts Pokémon World Championships More than 7,500 people are expected to attend the 2019 Pokémon World Championships in Washington this weekend.        ...
20:00, 08/18/2019

Semen Smugglers, Spreadsheets, and Laughing to Death: Best Gizmodo Stories of the Week It’s been a weird one this week at Gizmodo, folks: From hacking buttplugs and realizing our dog photos have personally identifiable information in them to smuggled boar semen and an Arctic weather sta...
20:00, 08/18/2019

The Yankees Continue to Dominate. Is That Enough? Despite Sunday’s loss to the Indians, the Yankees are focused on achieving the best record in the regular season and home field advantage in the playoffs....
20:24, 08/18/2019

City workers donating big to Dem presidential hopefuls just not de Blasio City employees are donating in droves to Democratic presidential hopefuls — just not their boss. Nearly 3,000 municipal workers, including several in City Hall, have collectively coughed up more than ...
20:48, 08/18/2019

Cops shot at while responding to call in Brooklyn: authorities Five NYPD cops were fired upon early Sunday during a “busy night” in the Brooklyn neighborhood of Bedford-Stuyvesant, according to authorities. The shooting happened just before 2 a.m. on ...
20:48, 08/18/2019

Tottenham’s Mauricio Pochettino wants transfer window to stay open longer • Spurs manager fears club could lose Christian Eriksen• Pochettino wants longer window like other nationsMauricio Pochettino has described the decision to close the domestic summer transfer window in...
20:48, 08/18/2019

European roundup: Rennes shock PSG, Trippier impresses for Atlético Niang and Del Castillo score in Rennes comeback winTrippier sets up winner in opening day victoryParis Saint-Germain suffered an early first defeat of the new Ligue 1 campaign after Rennes came from b...
20:48, 08/18/2019

Pep Guardiola’s quest for control at Manchester City undermined by VAR Football’s occasional ability to provide a wrinkle frustrates Guardiola’s dreams of order despite a dominant performanceFootball remains a magnificently capricious sport. You can crush its competitive...
20:48, 08/18/2019

Frank Lampard wants Chelsea to be tougher after being held by Leicester • Lampard is still waiting for his first competitive win in charge• Rodgers feels Leicester deserved victory at Stamford BridgeFrank Lampard said that Chelsea have to be tougher and show more personal...
20:48, 08/18/2019

Ashes 2019: England draw second Test with Australia – as it happened! Australia held out to ensure the second Test at Lord’s was draw with England 9.11pm BST Joe on Jofra ... Related: Brutal Jofra Archer leaves cricket reeling from his Ashes blows 9.05pm BST Geoff on M...
20:48, 08/18/2019

Frank Lampard admits he was happier after 4-0 United defeat than Leicester draw – video Frank Lampard's wait for his first victory as Chelsea manager continues as his side were held to a 1-1 draw by Leicester. After a promising start Chelsea took the lead with a strike from Mason Mount, ...
20:48, 08/18/2019

Asia stocks rise as stimulus, policy hopes calm nervous investors Asian stocks rose on Monday as hopes of more stimulus from central banks around the world and steps being taken by major economies such as Germany and China soothed investors' fears of a sharp global ...
20:48, 08/18/2019

Texas Police Won't Face Criminal Charges After Leading Black Man by A Rope The two Texas police officers who led a handcuffed black man down a street by a rope will not face criminal charges, according to the Texas Rangers. On Aug. 3, officers identified by Galveston police ...
21:12, 08/18/2019

Jason Line tops NHRA Pro Stock qualifying at Brainerd Minnesota driver Jason Line raced to his second Pro Stock No. 1 qualifier of the season and 55th overall at the Lucas Oil NHRA Nationals at Brainerd International Raceway     ...
21:36, 08/18/2019

Yankees’ pitching staff could be revamped in many ways In addition to Luis Severino facing batters for the first time before Sunday’s 8-4 loss to Cleveland as he comes back from the lat strain that has sidetracked his season, Dellin Betances threw a bullp...
21:36, 08/18/2019

METALS-Copper ticks up on China stimulus hopes Copper prices advanced on Monday as China announced new measures to support its economy amid a damaging trade war with the United States, potentially improving demand for the red metal....
22:00, 08/18/2019

METALS-Copper rises on hopes of China stimulus Copper prices rose on Monday after China, the world's top consumer of the red metal, announced new measures to support its economy amid a damaging trade war with the United States....
22:00, 08/18/2019

S.Korean activist fund KCGI eyes stake in Asiana Airlines South Korea's activist fund KCGI, the No.2 shareholder in the parent company of Korean Air Lines , is interested in buying rival carrier Asiana Airlines, KCGI Chief Executive Officer Kang Sung-boo tol...
22:00, 08/18/2019

UPDATE 1-U.S. public health agency probes lung illnesses linked to e-cigarette use The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is investigating a "cluster" of lung illnesses that it believes may be linked to e-cigarette use after such cases were reported in 14 states....
22:00, 08/18/2019

FOREX-Safe-haven currencies under pressure as stimulus hopes grow Safe-haven currencies such as the yen and Swiss franc were under pressure on Monday as expectations policymakers would unleash new stimulus eased immediate concerns about a slowing global economy....
22:00, 08/18/2019

Three UK rolls out 5G home internet access in London Yet another carrier is offering 5G in the UK -- although it's not on your phone. Three has launched 5G home broadband in parts of London, giving people "fibre-like speeds" (the carrier hasn'...
22:00, 08/18/2019

"Hey Democracy, Get Foreign Agents Outta Town": China Media On Hong Kong "Get those foreign agents outta town", roars a music video by a patriotic Chinese rap group, one of a slew of creative efforts by Beijing attacking Hong Kong's pro-democracy movement as violent and......
22:24, 08/18/2019

As Some Kashmir Schools Reopen, Official's Appeal To Parents: 10 Points A fraction of schools and all government offices opened today in Srinagar as the administration said restrictions were being eased in phases after two weeks of a security lockdown to avoid trouble......
22:24, 08/18/2019

Parts Of Air Force Aircraft Recovered 51 Years After It Went Missing A joint team of Dogra Scouts and Indian Air Force (IAF) on Sunday recovered parts of AN-12 BL-534 Aircraft that had gone missing over Rohtang Pass in Himachal Pradesh about 51 years ago....
22:24, 08/18/2019

Some People Not Aware Of Ancient Indian Knowledge: HRD Minister Union Human Resource Development Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal has said that some people criticise him as they are not able to accept his highlights about ancient Indian inventions and knowledge....
22:24, 08/18/2019

Maharashtra Leader Raj Thackeray Summoned Over Probe Into IL&FS Crisis Firebrand Maharashtra politician Raj Thackeray has been summoned in connection with a case linked to the collapse of shadow bank Infrastructure Leasing & Financial Services (IL&FS) late last year by.....
22:24, 08/18/2019

AIR Broadcasts PM Modi's Independence Day Speech In 15 Foreign Languages The All India Radio for the first time translated and broadcast the entire Independence Day speech of Prime Narendra Modi in 15 foreign languages through its External Services Division (ESD),......
22:24, 08/18/2019

Florida's iconic palm trees threatened by invasive disease Florida's iconic palm trees are under attack from a fatal disease that turns them to dried crisps in months, with no chance for recovery once they become ill....
22:48, 08/18/2019

Coast Guard searching for firefighters who vanished in fishing trip off Florida The Coast Guard is continuing its search for two missing firefighters who went missing after they failed to return from a boating trip off Florida's coast Friday. ...
22:48, 08/18/2019

The guitar that Duane Allman played on classic 'Layla' sells for $1.25 million An anonymous collector has snapped up the guitar that Duane Allman played on 'Layla,' the Derek and the Dominoes hit written by Eric Clapton.        ...
23:12, 08/18/2019

Snot on a parent's shoulders should be worn as a badge of honour | Séamas O’Reilly This is my life now, says Séamas O’Reilly, territorially marked by a baby who produces snot as if he’s stockpiling for BrexitOn those rare occasions when I do leave the house for social interactions, ...
23:12, 08/18/2019

Mums-to-be reject baby showers for ‘mother blessings’ Increasingly popular spiritual gatherings controversially borrow from Navajo traditionsFirst there was the baby shower, then came the gender-reveal party. Now parents-to-be are embarking on a new way ...
23:12, 08/18/2019

Nigel Slater’s ice-cream recipes In this heat, it’s ice screamingly obvious what you need to doThe summer staggers on. The air is hot and thick as treacle. There is no breeze, not a single leaf moves. For some, the summer of their dr...
23:12, 08/18/2019

College football notebook: UNC freshman Howell takes lead in QB derby North Carolina freshman Sam Howell is the leader in the three-way quarterback competition and will take the first-team snaps for Tar Heels, coach Mack Brown said Sunday....
23:12, 08/18/2019

Iranian oil tanker at center of a standoff between the UK and Iran leaves Gibraltar An Iranian oil supertanker that was seized by the UK, a move that came amid escalating tension between Tehran and the West, was released Sunday and was moving away from Gibraltar, according to local ...
23:12, 08/18/2019

Mandatory Neck Guards "Not Far Away" After Smith Felled By Archer Steve Smith, who collapsed to the ground face first after the vicious ball from Jofra Archer smacked into the side of his neck, was not wearing a neck guard....
23:36, 08/18/2019

Box office: 'Good Boys' leads crowded weekend with $21 million LOS ANGELES, (Variety.com) - The Bean Bag Boys, the self-appointed nickname for the trio of best friends in Universal's "Good Boys," are conquering much more than sixth grade. They are also leading th...
00:24, 08/19/2019

Iceland holds funeral for first glacier lost to climate change Nation commemorates the once huge Okjokull glacier with plaque that warns action is needed to prevent climate changeIceland has marked its first-ever loss of a glacier to climate change as scientists ...
01:12, 08/19/2019

Through my reclusive, lonely years of infertility, playing piano lifted my spirits Unable to conceive, I retreated into what could have been a very destructive place but making music was the key change my life neededHe wasn’t supposed to be the one. I went to university with plans t...
01:12, 08/19/2019

No Hearing In Ayodhya Case On Day 8 As Top Court Judge Is Unavailable The hearing in the Ram Janmabhoomi-Babri Masjid land dispute case could not take place in the Supreme Court on Monday due to unavailability of one of the five judges of the Constitution bench....
01:12, 08/19/2019

JP Nadda Hits Out At Congress For Not Supporting Scrapping Of Article 370 BJP Working President J P Nadda has hit out at the Congress for not supporting abrogation of Article 370 in Jammu and Kashmir, alleging the party always indulged in vote bank politics though they knew...
01:12, 08/19/2019

Uber appoints new UK boss as London licence renewal nears Uber appointed a new boss for Britain and Ireland on Monday just over a month before its licence expires in London, one of its most important global markets where the regulator has previously strippe...
01:36, 08/19/2019

Microsoft, Nvidia team up for more realistic visuals on Minecraft game Microsoft Corp said on Monday it will use chipmaker Nvidia Corp's real-time ray tracing technology to provide the software company's Minecraft video game players more realistic graphics on personal ...
01:36, 08/19/2019

Cathay Pacific shares in choppy trade after shock exit of CEO Hogg Cathay Pacific shares were choppy in opening trade on Monday after the shock exit of CEO Rupert Hogg, as the airline grapples with mounting Chinese scrutiny over the involvement of some of its staff ...
01:36, 08/19/2019

Asia stocks advance as China's rates tweak improves investor mood Asian stocks rode a Wall Street rally on Monday and were also cheered by a decision from China's central bank to alter the way it sets a key interest rate benchmark, a move seen by analysts as reduci...
01:36, 08/19/2019

Ogletree, Augenstein headline US Walker Cup team U.S. Amateur champion Andy Ogletree and runner-up John Augenstein headline the United States' final seven additions to its Walker Cup team        ...
01:36, 08/19/2019

Reporter brutally punched during live hit at Mexico City protest: report A television reporter in Mexico was knocked unconscious during a live broadcast while covering a tense protest sparked by allegations that police officers in Mexico City raped two teenaged girls, repo...
02:00, 08/19/2019

Iceland unveils memorial for melted glacier Icelandic officials and environmental activists on Sunday unveiled a memorial plaque, read poems and held a moment of silence to say an official goodbye to the country's first glacier recognized by th...
02:00, 08/19/2019

Indian FTR 1200 S, FTR 1200 S Race Replica Officially Launched In India Indian Motorcycle India has officially launched the FTR 1200 S and the FTR 1200 S Race Replica in India with prices starting at Rs. 15.99 lakh (ex-showroom, India). Bookings for the motorcycle have......
02:00, 08/19/2019

Exclusive: Maruti Suzuki To Bring The Jimny Mini SUV To India; Likely Rebadged as Gypsy Suzuki has finally green-lighted the Jimny for India. The car could be rebadged as Gypsy to cash in on erstwhile model's immense popularity and cult following. The version for India will differ......
02:00, 08/19/2019

Iranian Tanker Leaves Gibraltar Despite U.S. Objections The Iranian tanker impounded by Gibraltar sailed out of the British overseas territory despite the objections of the U.S., a Gibraltar official said, raising hopes that Iran would reciprocate and rele...
02:24, 08/19/2019

After canceling one upgrade, Minecraft gets another—and it’s Nvidia RTX exclusive This caption mostly consists of comparison shots, with Nvidia's RTX ray tracing system enabled or disabled. Click back and forth to see the difference. This one has RTX enabled. ...
02:24, 08/19/2019

PRECIOUS-Gold prices dip as equities gain, dollar strengthens Gold prices slipped on Monday due to a stronger U.S. dollar and a recovery in equities, as hints of more stimulus from major central banks around the world eased concerns about a recession....
02:24, 08/19/2019

Pig to human heart transplants 'possible within three years' Pioneer UK surgeon Sir Terence English says adapted organs could transform treatmentAdapted pig hearts could be transplanted into patients within three years, accordingto a report citing the surgeon w...
03:36, 08/19/2019

Starwatch: the moon puts on a show in the hours before dawn This week, our natural satellite cuts a swath through the body of Taurus, the bullThis week, the waning moon cuts a swath through the body of Taurus in the pre-dawn hours.The show begins on 23 August ...
03:36, 08/19/2019

Netflix's Carla Engelbrecht Chooses Her Own Adventures The master of nonlinear TV creates shows that demand to be played, not just watched. But when you determine your own path, you have to face the consequences....
04:00, 08/19/2019

U.K. Government Memos Warn of Food and Drug Shortages in Case of a No-Deal Brexit, a Report Says (LONDON) — Secret British government documents have warned of serious disruptions across the country in the event that the U.K. leaves the European Union without a trade deal on Oct. 31, accordi...
04:00, 08/19/2019

Suicides Among French Police Rise, With 64 So Far This Year (PARIS) — Three riot police officers, a police commander, a police academy teacher — all are among eight French police officers who have killed themselves recently. That makes 64 so far th...
04:00, 08/19/2019

Frustrated Frank Lampard seeks a cutting edge from Chelsea after slow start Frank Lampard should be encouraged by Chelsea's ongoing ability to produce spells of dominance but his team cannot wait too much longer to start capitalising on them....
04:00, 08/19/2019

Chelsea boss Frank Lampard refuses to blame Istanbul tiredness after lacklustre second-half display against Leicester City Chelsea manager Frank Lampard refused to blame fatigue for his side's lacklustre second-half performance after being held to a 1-1 draw against Leicester City....
04:00, 08/19/2019

Arsenal vs Burnley highlights: Goals and action from Premier League clash at Emirates Stadium Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang grabbed the winner as Arsenal overcame a stubborn Burnley to maintain their winning start in the Premier League with a 2-1 victory at the Emirates Stadium on Saturday....
04:00, 08/19/2019

Spotify's Premium Family plans get an explicit content filter Spotify is rolling out a new Premium Family Plan with a much-awaited setting. Parents will now have the ability to filter out songs with swearing, violence, drugs and more via an explicit content filt...
04:24, 08/19/2019

Sato under fire from IndyCar rivals for causing huge Pocono crash IndyCar title contender Alexander Rossi slammed fellow Indianapolis 500 winner Takuma Sato for causing a five-car crash at Pocono a year on from Robert Wickens' devastating accident at the track...
04:24, 08/19/2019

‘Side chick’ torches man’s house after he calls her for sex then falls asleep: cops Nobody likes to get stood up — especially when you’re the alleged “side chick.” That’s the lesson cops learned in Woodbury, New Jersey, last week — when a 29-year-o...
04:24, 08/19/2019

Juul raises $325 million in equity and debt financing E-cigarette maker Juul Labs Inc has raised $325 million in an equity and debt offering, a regulatory filing showed on Monday, as the company looks to speed up its global expansion at a time it is faci...
04:24, 08/19/2019

From Champaign to Charlottesville: 40 places young people are moving to for cheaper homes 24/7 Wall St. reviewed county level migration of young adults to identify the 40 places where young people are moving.       ...
04:48, 08/19/2019

Watch: Air Force's Dramatic Rescue Of 2 Men From J&K's Flooded Tawi River The Indian Air Force led a daring rescue operation today to save the lives of two men who were left stranded on a barrage wall by the rising floodwaters of the Tawi River in Jammu and Kashmir...
04:48, 08/19/2019

5G battle hots up as EE lodges complaint over Three UK advert Advertising Standards Authority to investigate whether claims breach codeThe first hostilities have broken out among telecoms rivals over who offers the best 5G to customers, with EE seeking an advert...
04:48, 08/19/2019

Federal police fight court ruling a mobile phone is not a computer AFP granted warrant to unlock smartphone but decision overturned on grounds device not covered by Crimes ActAustralian federal police are fighting a federal court ruling that a smartphone is not consi...
04:48, 08/19/2019

Satoshi Nakaboto: ‘Bitcoin trading volume hits 111-day low’ Our robot colleague Satoshi Nakaboto writes about Bitcoin every fucking day. Welcome to another edition of Bitcoin Today, where I, Satoshi Nakaboto, tell you what’s been going on with Bitcoin in the p...
04:48, 08/19/2019

We have spotted 8 more mysterious repeating radio bursts from space Fast radio bursts are unexplained blasts of radio waves from space. A haul of eight newly spotted ones that flash repeatedly may help us work out what they are...
04:48, 08/19/2019

Our obsession with perfection is damaging individuals and society Increasingly we strive for unreachable ideals in personal and public spheres – with damaging consequences from mental health problems to Brexit deadlock...
04:48, 08/19/2019

China lashes out at Taiwan for offering asylum to Hong Kong democracy protesters Taiwan lacks a formal legal mechanism for assessing and granting asylum requests, although it has granted residency to several vocal opponents of the Chinese government....
05:12, 08/19/2019

One County's RV Industry Points to Recession Around the Bend Multiyear drops in recreational-vehicle shipments to dealers—many from the Elkhart, Ind., region—have preceded the last three recessions. Shipments have fallen about 20% so far this year, after a 4.1%...
05:12, 08/19/2019

New York Gov. Cuomo Nominates New State Economic Czar Eric Gertler, a lawyer and publishing executive, will be nominated as the next leader of New York state’s economic development agency, a state official said....
05:12, 08/19/2019

Airbus Harnessing AI in Bid to Save Millions on Finance Tasks Airbus is using artificial intelligence to squeeze cost out of its finance function, an experiment launched in the aircraft maker’s Americas division that could save the corporation millions of dollar...
05:12, 08/19/2019

Buyers 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....
05:12, 08/19/2019

Mahindra Rolls Out 15 Lakh Unit Of The Bolero Pick Up Range The company is the leader in the pick-up segment for over two decades and with the move to BS6 in April 2020, the company aims to bring in better technology and new products into the country....
05:36, 08/19/2019

| WATCH | Colombians celebrate 'World Laziness Day' Stressed out? 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....
06:24, 08/19/2019

| WATCH | Migrants jump off rescue boat to try to reach Italian island Several migrants have jumped into the sea from a Spanish rescue boat that has been blocked for days from docking at an Italian island in a thwarted bid to reach land on their own....
06:24, 08/19/2019

RECESSION A LIB MEDIA CONSPIRACY TO TAKE DOWN TRUMP??? There are many, many reasons to start freaking out at the possibility that we might be heading toward a global recession—a scenario made all the more terrifying by the fact that Donald freaking Trump ...
07:12, 08/19/2019

Conservatives Are Flipping Out Because the New York Times Said Slavery Was Important In the past few days, the New York Times has been rolling out the 1619 Project, a hugely ambitious effort to mark the 400th anniversary of the arrival of the first enslaved Africans to American shores...
07:12, 08/19/2019

Anderson left out as England name unchanged squad for third test "Aug 19 (Reuters) - England have named an unchanged 12-man squad for the third Ashes test against Australia starting on Thursday, with recovering seamer James Anderson set to play for Lancashire\u0027...
07:36, 08/19/2019

Weight Loss: Add This Wonder Ingredient To Paneer Bhurji And Increase Its Protein Value Peas For Weight Loss: Adding green peas to your regular paneer bhurji would also add up to the fibre load, further making it useful for maintaining a healthy digestive tract....
08:00, 08/19/2019

Tehran Authorities Released Four Women Who Were Arrested For Sneaking Into A Soccer Match Dressed Like Men On Saturday, Iranian authorities released four women on bail who were arrested for trying to circumvent the ban on women entering soccer stadiums in the country by dressing as men, according to a rese...
08:24, 08/19/2019

Turkish League Goalkeeper Collapses After Rough Collision With Beşiktaş' Tyler Boyd There were scary scenes in Sivas, Turkey on Saturday when Demir Grup Sivasspor’s goalkeeper Mamadou Samassa was taken to the hospital after he fainted while he was being helped off of the pitch to dea...
08:24, 08/19/2019

LA residents fed up with officials, demand change after homeless crisis spirals in city It’s the stale stench of liquor and human waste that hits you first. Then it's visual -- row after row of dirty tarp tents crammed together on the sidewalk next to piles rotting trash and broken appli...
08:24, 08/19/2019

Chinese pop stars publicly back Beijing on Hong Kong At least eight mainland Chinese pop stars and one each from Taiwan and Hong Kong are publicly stating their support for Beijing’s one-China policy, eliciting a mixture of disappointment and understand...
08:24, 08/19/2019

Rocky, Earth-sized exoplanet is missing an atmosphere Astronomers at MIT, Harvard University, and elsewhere have searched a rocky, Earth-sized exoplanet for signs of an atmosphere — and found none. Atmospheres have previously been detected on planets ...
08:24, 08/19/2019

Boosting computing power for the future of particle physics A new machine learning technology tested by an international team of scientists including MIT Assistant Professor Philip Harris and postdoc Dylan Rankin, both of the Laboratory for Nuclear Science, ca...
08:24, 08/19/2019

SUV of El Paso shooting victim’s widow 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...
08:48, 08/19/2019

Seahawks’ Paxton Lynch in concussion protocol after vicious headshot Holton Hill will be hearing from the NFL again. He may want to start saving some money to pay a fine, too. The Vikings cornerback delivered a vicious helmet-to-helmet hit on Seahawks quarterback Paxto...
08:49, 08/19/2019

Antonio Brown makes last-ditch effort in Raiders helmet crusade Antonio Brown is trying for the Helmetgate Hail Mary. The Raiders wide receiver is continuing his bizarre fight over which helmet he uses, despite the NFL and NFLPA shutting down his pleas. Brown want...
08:49, 08/19/2019

Bolton postpone League One game with Doncaster due to ‘welfare’ concerns • Bolton’s administrators not prepared to over-use young players• Club unable to sign players and risk Football League sanctionsBolton’s League One home game against Doncaster on Tuesday has been post...
08:49, 08/19/2019

Australian PM condemns English fans for booing injured Steve Smith during Ashes Test Scott Morrison says it was ‘a foul’ for fans to jeer batsman after he was hit on the neck by a ball from Jofra Archer during the second Test at Lord’sAustralia’s prime minister, Scott Morrison, has we...
08:49, 08/19/2019

Slow golfers to face stiffer penalties on European Tour next season • One-shot penalty introduced for two poor times per round• Slow coaches face £26,000 fine – up from £9,000The European Tour is to step up efforts to eradicate slow play by increasing penalties from t...
08:49, 08/19/2019

Lincoln Is Coming For Cadillac And It Shouldn't Be A Hard Fight The new Cadillac XT6 doesn’t seem to stand a chance against the new Lincoln Aviator, some United Auto Workers idiots are in trouble for not handing out watches, a dealer owner faces five centuries of ...
08:49, 08/19/2019

Trump rages at ‘unstable’ Scaramucci after threat to organize ex-Cabinet officials against him President Trump lashed out anew Monday at aide-turned-nemesis Anthony Scaramucci after the former White House communications director threatened to cobble together a coalition of former Cabinet offici...
09:12, 08/19/2019

Google stops sharing your network data with carriers over privacy concerns For once, Google is putting an end to a data collection practice before it attracts closer inspection from lawmakers and regulators. Reuters is reporting that Google has shut down its Mobile Network I...
09:12, 08/19/2019

How ‘The Equal Edit’ campaign is improving gender equality in Swedish history on Wikipedia During history lessons at school, we were taught about conflicts, innovation, and resolutions that made the world what it is today — without telling the stories of the other half the population. Histo...
09:12, 08/19/2019

Get More Impressions, Sales, and Downloads With This $13 Facebook Marketing Course Over the years, Facebook has evolved from a way to stay in contact with friends to a crucial growth platform for businesses. It’s no wonder why Facebook now has over seven million advertisers and repo...
09:12, 08/19/2019

Vitalik Buterin: Using Ethereum is expensive, and its blockchain is ‘almost full’ Ethereum co-founder Vitalik Buterin has warned his blockchain is “almost full,” and says its lack of scalability persists as a bottleneck that’s keeping organizations from joining the network. In an i...
09:12, 08/19/2019

Stephen Curry to resurrect Howard University golf program with donation Two-time NBA MVP announces seven-figure donation to HBCUHoward to field first Division I golf program in 152-year historyHoward University is bringing back its long-dormant college golf program with a...
09:12, 08/19/2019

NBC correspondent Richard Engel welcomes second son: 'We couldn’t be more in love' NBC News' chief foreign correspondent Richard Engel and his wife Mary Forrest had their second child, Theo, over the weekend.        ...
09:12, 08/19/2019

Colton Underwood reveals he lied to 'Bachelor' producers after Hannah B. was left off a date After future "Bachelorette" Hannah Brown was left off a date, Colton Underwood tried to game 'The Bachelor' system. It didn't work the way he hoped.       ...
09:12, 08/19/2019

The 'Full House' cast through the years Check out what the cast of "Full House" has been up to since their days as one of America's favorite fictional families more than 30 years ago.        ...
09:36, 08/19/2019

Stranger Things' Demogorgon will be a playable killer in 'Dead by Daylight' Dead by Daylight has added a string of major horror franchises to its lineup over the last few years, including Left 4 Dead, Halloween, The Texas Chainsaw Massacre, A Nightmare on Elm Street, Saw and ...
09:36, 08/19/2019

Alienware's Aurora desktop and gaming monitors get a huge redesign It's been a pretty busy year for Alienware, but Dell's boutique gaming brand isn't showing any signs of slowing down soon. At Gamescom this year, the company is unveiling a slew of new ...
09:36, 08/19/2019

UPDATE 3-Estee Lauder sees no slowdown in China, forecasts robust fiscal 2020 Estee Lauder Cos Inc on Monday forecast full-year revenue and profit above Wall Street expectations, putting to bed concerns of slowing demand in China due to trade tensions and Hong Kong protests as ...
09:36, 08/19/2019

UPDATE 1-Roche taps Lilly executive Garraway 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

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

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

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

‘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

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 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

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

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

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

"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

"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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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....
12:00, 08/19/2019

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...
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

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."...
12:00, 08/19/2019

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....
12:00, 08/19/2019

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...
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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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....
12:48, 08/19/2019

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

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

'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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

‘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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

'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

Things Can Get Worse for Japan's Struggling Regional Banks Ultralow interest rates are making it a miserable year for Japanese banks, with many stocks hitting historic lows. The bad news is that things can still get worse....
14:48, 08/19/2019

Brazil's securities regulator CVM opens investigation into Vale after dam disaster Brazil's securities regulator CVM opened on Monday an investigation into the conduct of mining company Vale SA in relation to the collapse of the Brumadinho dam in January which killed over 240 people...
14:48, 08/19/2019

Nintendo holds indie showcase for Switch with 'Ori and the Blind Forest,' 'Hotline Miami' Nintendo presented an indie showcase for the Switch on Monday, announcing games such as "Ori and the Blind Forest" and "Hotline Miami Collection" for the console....
14:48, 08/19/2019

In photos: Woodstock turns 50: A look back at the legendary music festival Ringo Starr, Arlo Guthrie and the Edgar Winter Brand performed August 16 to 19, 2019, at a concert at Bethel Woods Center for the Arts, in upstate New York, celebrating the 50th anniversary of the Woo...
14:48, 08/19/2019

Appointment of alleged war criminal to head of Sri Lanka army ‘deeply troubling’, says UN human rights chief The appointment of Sri Lankan Lieutenant-General Shavendra Silva as Commander of the country’s army is deeply troubling, UN human rights chief Michelle Bachelet said in a statement released on Monday,...
14:48, 08/19/2019

Moreno brings Mallorca back from ‘the well’ to ecstasy against Eibar | Sid Lowe Vicente Moreno was instantly rewarded for keeping faith with those who helped the club rise from Segunda B back to La LigaDani Rodríguez had been a first division footballer for three minutes and 19 s...
15:12, 08/19/2019

Wolves 1-1 Manchester United: Premier League – as it happened Paul Pogba missed a second-half penalty for United, who were denied victory by a spectacular equaliser from Ruben Neves 10.21pm BST That’s it for tonight’s blog. I’ll leave you with the brilliant Paul...
15:12, 08/19/2019

Planned Parenthood Refuses Federal Funds Over Abortion Restrictions Facing a Trump administration rule that forbids referrals for abortion, the organization decided to reject federal funding that pays for family planning for low-income women....
15:12, 08/19/2019

Finnish Economist Delivers Economic Outlook Report In The Most Finnish Way Possible: From Inside A Rally Car The Finnish bank S-Bank, like many banks, employs economists to evaluate the current economic situation and try their best to extrapolate what may be coming next. They do this three times a year, when...
15:36, 08/19/2019

Former F1 Driver Scott Speed Breaks Back In Rallycross Jump Scott Speed, who broke his back while landing a jump in a Nitro World Games rallycross heat race over the weekend but still finished the heat before getting out of the car, said on Instagram Sunday th...
15:36, 08/19/2019

California Governor Signs 'Stephon Clark Law,' One of the Strictest Police Use of Force Laws in the Country In its efforts to deter police shootings and change the culture of its police departments, California has officially adopted one of the strictest laws in the country regarding police use of deadly for...
16:00, 08/19/2019

Planned Parenthood Faces an Uncertain Road Without Title X Funding—and Patients May Struggle to Get Care Millions of patients may struggle to get the family-planning care they need after Planned Parenthood on Monday decided to leave the federal Title X program, which annually provides $286 million in gra...
16:00, 08/19/2019

How to Avoid Vehicle Pollution When You’re Stuck in Traffic Most non-electric motor vehicles emit multiple airborne pollutants, including nitrogen dioxide, hydrocarbons, and ultrafine chemical particles. Breathing in these pollutants can cause or contribute to...
16:00, 08/19/2019

Nearly 100 People Have Reported Lung Diseases That May Be Linked to Vaping, and the CDC Is Getting Involved The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is investigating a growing number of “severe” lung disease cases that appear to be related to vaping. Since late June, according to the ...
16:00, 08/19/2019

Sleep quality may be linked with success during military basic training (Reuters Health) - Soldiers who experience sleep problems during basic combat training may be more likely to struggle with psychological distress, attention difficulties, and anger issues during their...
16:00, 08/19/2019

Kerbal Space Program 2 will take flight in 2020—here’s the first trailer The game's logo from its trailer. [credit: Private Division ] During the Gamescom opening...
16:00, 08/19/2019

USWNT’s equal-pay battle now has a court date While the U.S. Women’s National Team makes its final preparations for the 2020 Olympics, it will finally get its date in court. A trial date for the team’s gender discrimination lawsuit ag...
16:00, 08/19/2019

Why ‘handcuffing’ running backs in fantasy football is so risky Insurance policies can be useful, at least for those things you think need insurance. But do you insure every item you own? What if your policy is unclear and you are unsure what kind of coverage you ...
16:00, 08/19/2019

Development-focused Knicks add ex-Westchester coach Mike Miller to staff The Knicks have rounded out their coaching staff for next season with former Westchester coach Mike Miller. Miller — not to be confused with the sharpshooting former NBA champ with the Heat R...
16:00, 08/19/2019

Irish bar denounces Conor McGregor by flushing his whiskey down the toilet An Irish bar in Florida poured all of its Proper No. Twelve whiskey down the toilet after Conor McGregor punched an old man in the face at a Dublin pub. Video posted by Sean Rice, the owner of the Sal...
16:00, 08/19/2019

Michael Phelps Is O.K. With Losing World Records, and Confident He Is Still No. 1. It once seemed impossible that anyone could go faster in the butterfly. By the time it happened, the most decorated Olympian had a growing family and no problem letting go of records....
16:24, 08/19/2019

Man sentenced to life in drowning of 3-year-old boy to make room in house for unborn child An East Texas man who said he drowned a 3-year-old boy because he and his girlfriend whom he thought was pregnant needed to make room for their unborn child in their home was sentenced to life in pris...
16:24, 08/19/2019

Cal State Fullerton employee stabbed to death on campus during first day of classes A Southern California university employee was stabbed to death Monday morning in what police believe was a targeted attack on the first day of the academic year, investigators said. ...
16:24, 08/19/2019

Barr removes US prisons chief following Epstein’s death in jail Attorney General William Barr announced Monday afternoon the appointment of a new director of the Federal Bureau of Prisons following the shocking suicide of accused child sex trafficker Jeffrey Epste...
16:24, 08/19/2019

Severe thunderstorm winds in Kansas cause more than 100 cars on 2 trains to derail A line of severe thunderstorms that roared across Kansas early Sunday morning reportedly brought winds so powerful they caused two trains with more than 100 cars to derail....
16:24, 08/19/2019

Domino's Goes It Alone on Delivery The pizza chain that helped popularize delivery is keeping its pies off other services that allow diners to order all manner of cuisines to their doors....
16:24, 08/19/2019

UPDATE 3-Twitter, Facebook accuse China of using fake accounts to undermine Hong Kong protests Twitter Inc and Facebook Inc said on Monday they had dismantled a state-backed social media campaign originating in mainland China that sought to undermine protests in Hong Kong....
16:24, 08/19/2019

UPDATE 1-U.S. FDA declines to approve Sarepta's second Duchenne treatment Sarepta Therapeutics Inc said on Monday the U.S. Food and Drug Administration declined to approve its newest treatment for Duchenne muscular dystrophy (DMD), citing safety concerns including the risk ...
16:24, 08/19/2019

UPDATE 1-Judge dismisses turnaround guru's racketeering case vs McKinsey A federal judge dismissed claims on Monday by turnaround pioneer Jay Alix that McKinsey & Co violated racketeering laws when the consulting firm expanded into advising bankrupt U.S. companies....
16:24, 08/19/2019

U.S. Steel plans to lay off hundreds of workers in Michigan United States Steel Corp will temporarily lay off hundreds of workers at its Great Lakes facility in Michigan in coming weeks, according to a filing the steelmaker made with the State of Michigan....
16:24, 08/19/2019

UPDATE 3-General Electric fortifies defense against charges of bogus accounting General Electric Co reinforced its defense of its accounting practices on Monday after investors asked more questions about an unusual research report last week that accused the jet engine and power p...
16:24, 08/19/2019

Baidu beats revenue estimates on strong video streaming growth China search engine operator Baidu Inc reported a 1.4% rise in quarterly revenue that beat estimates on Monday, aided by strong growth in its video streaming platform iQIYI....
16:24, 08/19/2019

Avenatti says he did nothing wrongful in Nike extortion case Michael Avenatti, the lawyer and critic of U.S. President Donald Trump, on Monday said he did nothing "wrongful" in dealing with Nike Inc, and asked a federal judge to dismiss the criminal extortion c...
16:24, 08/19/2019

NASA needs your help to deliver cargo to its lunar Gateway NASA is inching closer to its return to the Moon, but its push to send crewed missions to the lunar surface is really just the start of a much larger initiative. A space station orbiting the Moon, whi...
16:24, 08/19/2019

El Salvador rape victim acquitted over stillbirth murder charge ‘Resounding victory for rights of women’ after retrial overturns conviction of Evelyn Beatriz HernandezA young rape victim who was suspected of having an abortion and charged with homicide after havin...
16:24, 08/19/2019

NBA superstar Stephen Curry gives Howard University the gift of golf The two-time NBA MVP is giving a seven-figure donation to cover the cost of Howard’s golf program for six years at a time when similar programs at HBCUs are struggling to survive....
17:12, 08/19/2019

A return to Cross River yields absurdist tales of robot slaves, doomed professors, and other godforsaken misfits In the opening story of Rion Amilcar Scott’s second collection, The World Doesn’t Require You, the literal children of God are having a conversation about prayer. After Jeez bails David out of jail, a...
17:12, 08/19/2019

The Amazing Johnathan on magic and mortality New documentary The Amazing Johnathan is an exercise in faith. As a viewer, can you really trust a magician who says he’s dying? And can filmmaker Ben Berman really trust his subject, the titular Ama...
17:12, 08/19/2019

Sudan's former dictator Bashir faces corruption charges on top of war crimes Former Sudanese president Omar al-Bashir went to court Monday for the start of his trial on corruption charges for allegedly possessing foreign currency and receiving illegal gifts....
17:36, 08/19/2019

Baidu earnings beat estimates on strong video streaming growth China search engine operator Baidu Inc reported better-than-expected quarterly revenue and profit on Monday, as more people signed up for its video streaming service, sending its shares up 8% in exten...
17:36, 08/19/2019

Pentagon sends message to Russia after conducting first missile test since Trump left Cold War-era arms treaty The Department of Defense test-launched a ground-based cruise missile Sunday, the first test of its kind since President Trump removed the U.S. from a Cold War-era treaty banning them earlier this mon...
17:36, 08/19/2019

Elton John paid for Prince Harry, Meghan Markle's private flight to France Despite Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's professed commitments to fighting global climate change, the couple doesn't seem to have a ton of interest in lowering their own carbon footprints....
17:36, 08/19/2019

Red Sox's Chris Sale to miss rest of MLB season with elbow injury Ace left-hander Chris Sale is sidelined by elbow inflammation, but Red Sox encouraged by news he won't need Tommy John surgery.       ...
17:36, 08/19/2019

Tom Brady got a kick out of being listed as a 22-year-old on New England Patriots' roster Tom Brady shared a photo on Instagram of the New England Patriots' roster, which listed the quarterback's age as "22."       ...
17:36, 08/19/2019

Opinion: Greatest NFL players by uniform number: From No. 00 Jim Otto to No. 99 J.J. Watt To celebrate the NFL's 100 anniversary season, here are the best players at 100 different uniform numbers.       ...
17:36, 08/19/2019

Opinion: Oakland Raiders only ones who didn't see latest Antonio Brown saga coming There’s a reason the Pittsburgh Steelers were happy to get rid of such a spectacular talent. Antonio Brown hasn't changed his personality.       ...
17:36, 08/19/2019

Yankees rally around Brett Gardner's bat-banging antics The New York Yankees are standing behind center fielder Brett Gardner's bat-banging on the roof of the home dugout, but should they?       ...
17:36, 08/19/2019

Four dead as rival fans riot at Honduras soccer game Four people died and others injured, including three players, as a result of violence that broke out at a soccer game in Honduras.       ...
17:36, 08/19/2019

Pogba and Man Utd pay the penalty as spot-kick debate steals the spotlight "One saved penalty ensured the spotlight was on Manchester United’s character, rather than the quality in their attack, following their 1-1 draw at Wolves, writes Michael Hincks."...
18:00, 08/19/2019

Ole says Pogba and Rashford must decide penalty-taker on the pitch "Manchester United boss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer insists he will not change his penalty strategy after Paul Pogba’s saved spot-kick led to Wolves earning a draw on Monday night."...
18:00, 08/19/2019

Coutinho: Big pressure to fill Robben's boots at Bayern "Philippe Coutinho accepts he big task ahead of him after taking Arjen Robben\u0027s No 10 jersey at Bayern Munich upon joining on loan from Barcelona."...
18:00, 08/19/2019

Juventus coach Sarri has pneumonia "Juventus coach Maurizio Sarri is suffering from pneumonia, the Italian champions said on Monday five days before their opening Serie A match of the season."...
18:00, 08/19/2019

Fed's Rosengren says cutting rates could worsen next downturn: Bloomberg Boston Federal Reserve Bank President Eric Rosengren on Monday signaled no willingness to support further interest rate cuts, saying that U.S. economic conditions are still good and that easing policy...
18:00, 08/19/2019

Juul raises $325 million in equity and debt financing for global expansion U.S. e-cigarette maker Juul Labs Inc has raised $325 million in an equity and debt offering to speed up its global reach at a time of intense regulatory scrutiny in its home market....
18:00, 08/19/2019

NYPD union chief: Commissioner 'cringing in fear' by firing officer in Eric Garner death The NYPD officer who placed Eric Garner in a chokehold in the moments before his death on a New York City Street five years ago was fired.        ...
18:00, 08/19/2019

Man went to prison posing as his dead brother. Here's what happens next When he was arrested, Kevin Lee Gray told authorities he was Sammie Lee Gray. The discrepancy was discovered as he was about to be released on parole.        ...
18:00, 08/19/2019

Our Dog ‘Doesn’t Like Black People’: Tennessee Church’s Sorry Excuse for Denying a Black Housekeeper a Job The Catholic Diocese of Memphis (Tenn.) is facing backlash after a black housekeeper lost out on a cleaning job after church staffers reportedly claimed a priest’s dog “doesn’t like black people” and ...
18:24, 08/19/2019

Mountune Ford Focus RS pack takes hot hatch to 513bhp New M520 MRX upgrade pack dramatically ups performance for less than £6000, arriving alongside cheaper 444bhp option Mountune has taken the Ford Focus RS to a whole new performance level with two ne...
18:24, 08/19/2019

2020 Nissan Juke: first drive of reinvented compact SUV New Juke will be powered initially by a 115bhp 1.0 petrol Junior crossover has been rethought for a second generation – and we’ve driven a prototype Nissan is reinventing its trendsetting Juke cros...
18:24, 08/19/2019

Ariel assault: Atom 4 and the Ace motorbike driven "What the Atom and Ace share is a sense of occasion" The Ariel company returned to its roots when it built the Ace. Does it impress in the same way as the Atom? I need to level with you: I’m about ...
18:24, 08/19/2019

‘Kerbal Space Program’ gets an interstellar flight sequel It's been four years since Kerbal Space Program (KSP) -- the spacecraft building and flight simulation game -- officially launched. While Elon Musk once called the title "awesome" and joked that ...
18:24, 08/19/2019

Two Halo characters are joining ‘Gears 5’ Thirteen years into their shared history, you would think Halo and Gears of War would have already crossed over before today. After all, following Microsoft's purchase of the Gears franchise in 2...
18:24, 08/19/2019

Ford launches its own esports virtual racing teams Ford plans to launch its own esports virtual racing teams. Under the name Fordzilla, the company will recruit top esports drivers for teams in France, Germany, Italy, Spain and the UK. The company wil...
18:24, 08/19/2019

Cal State Fullerton University consultant fatally stabbed in campus parking lot, police say A consultant to California State Fullerton was fatally stabbed in a university parking lot Monday, police said, and the suspect is still at-large.        ...
18:48, 08/19/2019

'They don't respect our security measures': Large alligator scales fence at Florida naval air station A video shared by a Florida television station shows an alligator climbing over a fence at Naval Air Station Jacksonville.        ...
18:48, 08/19/2019

Whether married or single, this is how women are financially vulnerable in retirement It's no secret that women face unique challenges when it comes to having enough money to last through retirement. Here are the risks they likely face....
18:48, 08/19/2019

Liverpool bank £140m from Philippe Coutinho's Barcelona transfer despite Bayern loan move Philippe Coutinho's switch to Bayern Munich will see Liverpool miss out on just €5m (£4.5m) of the transfer fee they agreed with Barcelona last January....
19:12, 08/19/2019

Puskas Award 2019: Andros Townsend's stunner against Man City nominated alongside Lionel Messi for Fifa prize Crystal Palace star Andros Townsend has been nominated for Fifa's Puskas Award alongside Lionel Messi and Zlatan Ibrahimovic thanks to his stunning strike against Premier League champions Manchester C...
19:12, 08/19/2019

Trump impeachment push gets important new ally The push to remove the president from office gained momentum on Monday after the No. 4 House Democrat announced support for an impeachment investigation into Donald Trump.Ben Ray Luján, a close...
19:36, 08/19/2019

Trump knocks Fed chairman and calls for rate cut President Trump on Monday continued his broadside against Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell, saying he has a “horrendous lack of vision,” and calling for the central bank to cut its benchmark int...
19:36, 08/19/2019

Jury awards whistleblower fired by Planned Parenthood $3 million PHOENIX (KPNX) — A Maricopa County jury has awarded $3 million to a former Planned Parenthood employee who claimed she was wrongfully fired because she alerted supervisors that patients were suffering...
20:00, 08/19/2019

Cleanup of central Alberta oil spill expected to take 3 weeks Bonterra Energy Corp. says it has 70 workers cleaning up the site of an oil emulsion leak from a pipeline into a creek that feeds the North Saskatchewan River in west central Alberta....
20:00, 08/19/2019

Elton John blasts relentless character assassination of Harry and Meghan Elton John and Ellen DeGeneres spoke out on Monday in support of Prince Harry and his wife Meghan, calling them a down-to-earth and hardworking couple who were being unfairly attacked by the media....
20:00, 08/19/2019

U.S. has conveyed its 'strong position' to Greece about Iranian tanker: official The United States has conveyed its "strong position" to the Greek government about an Iranian tanker that sailed for Greece on Monday after it was freed from detention off Gibraltar and Washington say...
20:00, 08/19/2019

Turkey says air strike hit Syria convoy, killed three Turkey said an air strike on a Turkish military convoy in northwest Syria killed three civilians and wounded 12 on Monday as Syrian troops advanced against rebels inside a key town....
20:00, 08/19/2019

I’ll be driving the new Subaru Legacy tomorrow, and I can’t help but think that it is time for a rev I’ll be driving the new Subaru Legacy tomorrow, and I can’t help but think that it is time for a revival of the incredible car/truck Baja. While the Baja has been dead for over a decade—available from...
20:24, 08/19/2019

BauBax's Lightweight Travel Shoes Come In a Bunch of Different Styles BauBax has been turning out Kickstarter hits in the travel apparel space for a few years now, and while their jackets and pants put the focus on utility and versatility, their new travel shoes keep th...
20:24, 08/19/2019

Donald Trump Would Absolutely Do This to Greenland Donald Trump would like to buy Greenland, and despite Greenland’s assurance that it is absolutely not for sale, it seems he is not quite ready to drop the dream. And if he did manage to purchase the 5...
20:24, 08/19/2019

Trump Mad at 'Unstable Nut Job' Who Is Miraculously Not Him President Donald Trump, like many cliche megalomaniacs, prizes “loyalty” over almost anything else. What happens when someone violates his nebulous concept of that word? He becomes a big squalling bab...
20:24, 08/19/2019

Money Is Your Real Enemy It is comforting to think that Donald Trump is a weird, momentary aberration, and that if we just get rid of him, dignity in politics will be restored. This is false. In fact, the main reason the esta...
20:24, 08/19/2019

Jim Hardy, 1945 Rose Bowl MVP and former NFL QB, dies at 96 Jim Hardy, who was the 1945 Rose Bowl MVP while playing for USC and also holds the NFL single-game record for interceptions, passed away at 96.       ...
20:24, 08/19/2019

Asia stocks edge higher as China debuts new loan prime rates Stocks in Asia mostly traded higher Tuesday morning as minutes from the Reserve Bank of Australia's July meeting were released. The People's Bank of China also published its new loan prime r...
20:24, 08/19/2019

Planned Parenthood withdraws from federal program over Trump rule Group’s acting president and CEO says centers will remain open but predicts many women will ‘delay or go without’ carePlanned Parenthood said on Monday it was withdrawing from the federal family plann...
20:48, 08/19/2019

Boil water advisory issued for Lake Louise after water main break over weekend The Lake Louise Fire Department told people to boil water for a minimum of two minutes before drinking, brushing teeth, washing fruits and vegetables, and doing dishes....
20:48, 08/19/2019

'England fans could learn from Steve Smith!' - Australia Prime Minister slams booing of Smith after Ashes injury Australia's prime minister Scott Morrison has criticised England fans for booing Steve Smith after he was felled by a 92mph bouncer during the second Ashes Test....
20:48, 08/19/2019

Hedgie plundered own fund to avoid giving $90M bonus to employees: suit A vengeful hedge fund manager looted his own fund to avoid paying two former employees their bonuses, according to new bombshell complaint. Paul Touradji has been moving hundreds of millions of dollar...
20:48, 08/19/2019

Brazilian hotel company interested in Four Seasons restaurant Brazil’s high-end Fasano Hotel company is hot to take over the vacant, former Four Seasons restaurant at 280 Park Ave., Realty Check has learned. Nothing’s signed and talks haven’t reached a term-shee...
20:48, 08/19/2019

Apollo Global looking to buy $2.4B Hilton time-share operator Apollo Global Management has told time-share operator Hilton Grand Vacations it wants to buy the $2.4 billion outfit, and the company is considering its next steps, The Post has learned. Apollo, co-ru...
20:48, 08/19/2019

NYC condo owner allegedly converted small apartment into 11 tiny units A New York City condominium owner illegally converted his one-unit apartment into a duplex with 11 cramped sub-units, some of which had ceilings just 4 1/2 feet high, forcing his tenants to crouch or ...
21:12, 08/19/2019

Ohio man arrested for threatening Jewish community center pleads not guilty A man who was arrested for possessing a cache of weaponry and making threats against a Jewish community center pleaded not guilty in Ohio court on Monday....
21:36, 08/19/2019

World Cup-winning coach Noeline Taurua to leave Super Netball Sunshine Coast coach to return to New ZealandLightning assistant Kylee Byrne to step up next yearSuccessful Sunshine Coast Lightning coach Noeline Taurua is to leave the Super Netball club at the end ...
21:36, 08/19/2019

'Adult Recess' Is Booming, Because Being a Grown-Up Is Hard Decades from elementary school, people are reliving schoolyard memories with tetherball, hopscotch and Lincoln Logs at “adult recess” events, despite sore muscles and tweaked knees; “I thought back to...
21:36, 08/19/2019

Tiger leaves door open to playing on Presidents Cup team U.S. Presidents Cup captain Tiger Woods said on Monday he may select himself to play for the team in December but he would need to see how sharp his game is before making the call....
21:36, 08/19/2019

Sony is acquiring Spider-Man developer Insomniac Games Sony Interactive Entertainment announces plans to acquire Marvel's Spider-Man developer Insomniac games. The studio joins Sony WWS upon the deal's close.Read More...
22:00, 08/19/2019

Robot Entertainment bounces back with Orcs Must Die! 3 and Ready Set Heroes Robot Entertainment showed off a new version of its Orcs Must Die! 3 that will run on Google’s Stadia cloud gaming service as well as other platforms. Orcs Must Die! 3 will debut as a timed excl...
22:00, 08/19/2019

Murphy, Nola lead Mariners to 9-3 win over Rays Tom Murphy homered twice and drove in four runs, Austin Nola also went deep and had three RBIs, and the Seattle Mariners beat the playoff-contending Tampa Bay Rays 9-3      &...
22:24, 08/19/2019

Nationals continue onslaught with 4 HRs, pound Pirates 13-0 Asdrúbal Cabrera hit the last of Washington's four home runs and drove in five runs, and three relievers combined for 6 2/3 innings of one-hit ball as the Nationals thumped the Pittsburgh ...
22:24, 08/19/2019

Muchova advances, Zhang ousted in Bronx Open Czech Republic's 10th seed Karolina Muchova beat Slovakia's Viktoria Kuzmova 7-5 6-2 to move into the second round of the Bronx Open while fourth seed Zhang Shuai was knocked out in straight sets on M...
22:48, 08/19/2019

Lawmakers split over O’Neill’s decision to fire Pantaleo The firing of Officer Daniel Pantaleo on Monday drove a wedge between city lawmakers — with Republicans slamming the decision and Mayor Bill de Blasio and fellow Democrats applauding the move. On Stat...
22:48, 08/19/2019

De Blasio blasts ‘reprehensible’ NYPD union over response to Pantaleo firing Mayor Bill de Blasio blasted the NYPD’s top union on Monday night following the Police Benevolent Association’s call for a vote of “no confidence” against him and the police commissioner. ...
22:48, 08/19/2019

Accused cop-attacker asks for job amid sweet no-bail deal What, staying out of the clink wasn’t enough? The teen charged with head-butting a cop during the weekend’s melee at a Brooklyn housing project was given a sweetheart deal that let him walk out ...
22:48, 08/19/2019

LaGuardia Airport traffic grinds to ‘near standstill’ Traffic near LaGuardia Airport ground to a halt Monday evening on one of the airport’s busiest days — with many travelers opting to walk into and out of the transit hub as it dealt with the fall...
22:48, 08/19/2019

Tommy Orange among winners of American Book Award Tommy Orange’s novel “There There” and Jeffrey C. Stewart’s biography of Harlem Renaissance thinker Alain Locke are among this year’s winners of American Book Awards...
22:48, 08/19/2019

Alzheimer's in women: Could midlife stress play a role? New research suggests that experiencing a stressful life event may detrimentally impact older women’s memories and put them at risk of Alzheimer's disease....
22:48, 08/19/2019

Estadio Azteca Vows To Take Action Against Vendors Caught Watering Down Beers The owners of Mexico City’s Estadio Azteca—the most famous and intimidating soccer venue in North America—announced that they have removed offending vendors, and has promised to take legal action, aft...
22:48, 08/19/2019

Alligators in Florida have apparently learned to climb fences Run for your lives! Alligators can now climb fences. An alligator was witnessed scaling a chain-link fence at a Naval air station in Jacksonville, Florida, over the weekend, a report said. The gator w...
23:12, 08/19/2019

‘Womb Raiders’ plead not guilty to murder of baby ripped from pregnant teen The women who allegedly slaughtered a pregnant Chicago teenager and ripped the baby from her womb pleaded not guilty on Monday to the death of the newborn. The baby, Yovanny Jadiel Lopez, died weeks a...
23:12, 08/19/2019

Twitter announces complete advertising ban on state-run media outlets Twitter earlier today announced it’s banned more than 900 accounts purported to be linked to a China-sponsored disinformation campaign against the citizens of Hong Kong, now it’s extending its policie...
23:12, 08/19/2019

WP Standard’s Weekender leather duffel is built for life Have you heard? It’s Bag Week! It’s the most wonderful week of the year at TechCrunch. Just in time for back to school, we’re bringing you reviews of bags of all varieties: from backpacks to rol...
23:12, 08/19/2019

A new leak suggests the next Apple Watch will be the first to come in titanium, just like the Apple Card (AAPL) Hollis Johnson Apple may release a new version of the Apple Watch that comes in ceramic and titanium casing options, according to iHelp BR. Apple previously sold a premium ceramic version of the Appl...
23:36, 08/19/2019

Major retailers including Nordstrom, Macy's, and JCPenney reportedly joined Victoria's Secret in using a modeling agency with ties to Jeffrey Epstein Reuters Several major retailers — including Nordstrom, Macy's, and JCPenney — reportedly worked with MC2 Model Management, the agency accused of supplying underage women to Jeffrey Epstei...
23:36, 08/19/2019

Save up to $400 on MacBooks at Best Buy — and 7 other sales and deals happening now We rounded up the eight best sales and deals happening online today, with savings on Apple MacBooks at Best Buy, outdoor gear at Patagonia, Chicco baby gear at Target, and Purple mattresses. For even ...
23:36, 08/19/2019