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Botswana-based grocery retailer, Choppies, has announced that it will be exiting the South African market, four years after expanding into the countr...

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Efficiency Win! All The Major Fried Chicken Chains Have Collectively Agreed To Start Selling Fried Pelican Instead Of Chicken Because They Can Just Find Pelicans For Free Outside Some of the biggest names in fast food just announced a brilliant new plan aimed at maintaining profitability while keeping prices low: All the major...
18:28 2019-08-16

North Korea: No wish to talk with South Korea North Korea fired two short-range ballistic missiles into the waters off its east coast Friday morning, just minutes before Pyongyang vowed to cut of...
18:28 2019-08-16

Germany cannot shut down North Korean Embassy youth hostel The German government wants to stop a hostel manager from paying rent to the North Korean Embassy. But despite a UN resolution forbidding rent paymen...
18:56 2019-08-16

Female activists demand Iranian Supreme Leader Khamenei resign Fourteen women in Iran have released a declaration calling for Ayatollah Ali Khamenei, the Islamic country's supreme leader, to step down. Some see t...
18:56 2019-08-16

Lyrics to Miley Cyrus' new song 'Slide Away' hint at her breakup with Liam Hemsworth Miley Cyrus' first new song since she announced her separation from Liam Hemsworth is here, and it's a nostalgic track called "Slide Away."...
18:56 2019-08-16

Lil Nas X was worried coming out as gay would alienate 'Old Town Road' fans "Old Town Road" rapper Lil Nas X made waves when he announced he was gay. But first he worried about how coming out might affect his country fan base...
18:56 2019-08-16

Woodstock: How a farmer, four promoters and one couple embody the spirit of the festival To celebrate the 50th anniversary of Woodstock, we take a look back at the farmer, promoters and people who embodied the iconic festival.  ...
18:56 2019-08-16

The Man Who Wrote the Guidebook for Civilian Bomb-Squad Technicians At War talked to Tom Gersbeck, a retired Marine Corps bomb-disposal officer, who recently published the second edition of his book, “Practical Milita...
18:56 2019-08-16

Everything you need to know about chest infections There are several types of chest infections, including bronchitis, pneumonia, and tuberculosis. Learn more about the symptoms and treatment options i...
18:56 2019-08-16

Hodeg beats Bennett in sprint finish at BinckBank Tour "Alvaro Hodeg (Deceuninck–Quick-Step) grabbed the fifth stage of the BinckBank Tour as the Colombian held off Sam Bennett (Bora–Hansgrohe) in a tight...
18:56 2019-08-16

The Democrats Still Don't Understand the South The Intercept put out a piece on Thursday detailing Sen. Chuck Schumer’s so-far lackluster recruiting efforts for the Senate elections in 2020. Tucke...
19:14 2019-08-16

Larry Krasner Isn't Sweating Attacks From Trump's Goons Following Police Shooting Not even 24 hours after 34-year-old Maurice Hill allegedly shot six Philadelphia cops, U.S. Attorney William McSwain took a cue from his boss and his...
19:14 2019-08-16

Brother of Afghan Taliban leader killed in Pakistan mosque blast The brother of the leader of the Afghan Taliban was among at least four people killed in a bomb blast at a mosque in Pakistan on Friday, two Taliban ...
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Kremlin hands top state honors to pilots after crash-landing Russian President Vladimir Putin on Friday bestowed top state honors on two pilots for courage and heroism after they safely landed a packed passenge...
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Back to school: Best laptops for students As the new semester rolls around, students will need to secure a laptop for their everyday needs and studies. Here are some of the best laptops on of...
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Denmark sees resolution soon to EU rift on 2050 climate goal The new energy and climate minister of Denmark, a frontrunner in fighting climate change, said on Friday he was confident fellow EU countries would s...
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Norway stops Amazon fund contribution in dispute with Brazil Norway has suspended donations supporting projects to curb deforestation in Brazil after the country's right-wing government blocked operations of a ...
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Nearly 600,000 advised to evacuate as storm makes landfall on Japan Heavy rains lashed parts of western Japan on Thursday as tropical storm Krosa made landfall, forcing the cancellation of hundreds of flights and trai...
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Jeffrey Epstein met with Bill Gates to discuss philanthropy after he was jailed for sex crimes: report Convicted pedophile Jeffrey Epstein met with Microsoft founder Bill Gates more than once after serving time in jail for soliciting an underage prosti...
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Rashida Tlaib rejects Israel’s offer to allow her to visit family in West Bank Rep. Rashida Tlaib on Friday rejected Israel’s offer to allow her to visit her grandmother in the West Bank, citing the “oppressive conditions” set f...
19:14 2019-08-16

18 gross but satisfying beauty products that people are obsessed with From foot peels to blackhead-removing kits, these bizarre hygiene products will probably gross you out—and you'll love every second of it....
19:14 2019-08-16

Tlaib turns down family visit to West Bank after Israel grants request Rep. Rashida Tlaib said Friday she will not visit her family in the Israeli-occupied West Bank, hours after Israel’s interior ministry granted her re...
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Pedestrian dies after she was struck by pickup truck in Manhattan A 67-year-old woman has died after being hit by a truck in Chelsea, police said Friday. The woman, Melissa McClure, died Tuesday after spending two d...
20:00 2019-08-16

BMW's new CEO urges staff to narrow sales gap with Mercedes In an internal email, Oliver Zipse encouraged employees to embrace change and innovate. BMW has lost ground to rival Mercedes-Benz over the past five...
20:00 2019-08-16

Ram Temple Existed In Ayodhya Before Babri Mosque, Supreme Court Told The counsel for the Ram Lalla Virajman, a party in the Ayodhya land dispute, claimed in the Supreme Court on Friday that a "massive" temple of Lord R...
20:28 2019-08-16

India Suspends Thar Link Express To Pak That Connects Jodhpur To Karachi The railways on Friday cancelled operations of Thar Link Express that connects Jodhpur in India to Karachi in Pakistan, officials said, a development...
20:28 2019-08-16

Detained Kashmir-Based Journalist Released On Bond A Kashmir-based journalist, who was picked up from his home in Pulwama by security forces Thursday night, has been released on a bond, officials said...
20:28 2019-08-16

One of the most anticipated Android flagships of 2019 was just spotted in the wild The closer we get to the holiday season, the more flagship smartphones will hit stores. The Galaxy Note 10 is the early exception, as Samsung wants i...
20:28 2019-08-16

Some carriers have already started taking iPhone 11 reservations Apple just released the latest iOS 13 beta version which contains an unexpected gem: the actual 2019 iPhone keynote date. That’s September 10th...
20:28 2019-08-16

You can now send reminders to your friends and family with Google Assistant I visit my family back in Alabama at least two or three times a year, and every time I travel home, I have to coordinate who I’m staying with, ...
20:28 2019-08-16

UK's Johnson to meet Macron, Merkel next week: Guardian British leader Boris Johnson will travel to meet his French and German counterparts on Tuesday and Wednesday next week, in his first foreign engageme...
20:56 2019-08-16

Zimbabwe opposition backs down from protest to avoid 'blood in the streets' Zimbabwe's main opposition party called off planned anti-government demonstrations on Friday, saying it aimed to avert bloodshed after police rounded...
20:56 2019-08-16

Here’s What to Know About the Mulan Boycott The current political turmoil in Hong Kong has extended to an unlikely battleground: Disney’s live-action remake of Mulan. On Thursday, an onli...
20:56 2019-08-16

Hundreds Protest in Indian-Controlled Kashmir After Crackdown (NEW DELHI) — Hundreds of people have held a street protest in Indian-controlled Kashmir as India’s government assured the Supreme Court ...
20:56 2019-08-16

NotJordanPeterson lets you generate uncannily realistic Jordan Peterson sound bites Love him or hate him, Canadian psychologist Jordan Peterson has undeniably captivated the interest of supporters and critics alike, earning a reputat...
20:56 2019-08-16

Implanting AI chips in your mind could cause you to lose yourself, says scientist Last month, Elon Musk’s Neuralink, a neurotechnology company, revealed its plans to develop brain-reading technology over the next few years. One of ...
20:56 2019-08-16

Livermore: The laid-back California wine country you didn’t know about Wine tastings in Livermore are laid-back. Appointments are rarely necessary, and pours are much cheaper than in Napa.      ...
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Ohio's Kings Island joins giga coaster club with 300-foot Orion, opening in spring 2020 King's Island's upcoming Orion, set to open in spring 2020, will be one of just seven roller roasters in the world with a drop of over 300 ...
20:56 2019-08-16

Boxing News at Five: Sulaiman says the WBC have not suspended Whyte, Spong lets his cougar run amok The WBC have suspended his interim and mandatory status rather than Dillian Whyte, and Tyrone Spong can't control his cougar The post Boxing News at ...
20:56 2019-08-16

Boxing News at Five: Anthony Joshua calls Lennox Lewis a “clown”, Joshua Buatsi fights Ryan Ford on August 31 The war of words between former heavyweights champions Lennox Lewis and Anthony Joshua continues, and Joshua Buatsi gets a durable Canadian for Augus...
20:56 2019-08-16

4.2 magnitude earthquake rattles Kansas; other states possibly affected A 4.2 magnitude earthquake shook portions of Kansas on Friday morning, the U.S. Geological Survey said. The center of the quake was roughly 3 miles f...
21:14 2019-08-16

Massachusetts RMV suspends 869 more drivers two months after deadly N.H. motorcycle crash The Massachusetts RMV has now suspended more than 2,400 drivers for out-of-state violations that weren't processed. More are likely.  ...
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Child fatally shot after startling man sleeping on couch Willie Sankey, 32, is charged with capital murder stemming from capital murder code that makes it capital offense to kill child younger than 14. ...
21:14 2019-08-16

Microsoft Flight Simulator’s Insider Program is go for takeoff Microsoft Flight Simulator has a new development roadmap now that the publisher has opened up the game's Insiders Program, which you can sign up for ...
21:14 2019-08-16

Jofra Archer takes first Test wicket as England hit back before play is abandoned Just one session of play was possible on the third day of the Lord's but England cricket took advantage of helpful bowling conditions to pick up thre...
21:14 2019-08-16

Takis: his eye-popping and eerily beautiful magnetic marvels defined an era Effortlessly bridging the gap between the two cultures, the Greek sculptor – who has died aged 93 – played with invisible forces and put the truths o...
21:14 2019-08-16

5G and foldable phones: The promises and problems TechRepublic's Karen Roby and CNET's Jessica Dolcourt discuss the current and future state of the smartphone industry and the much-anticipated benefi...
21:14 2019-08-16

Windows 10 after four years: A solid report card, but serious challenges ahead Four years after its launch, Windows 10 has gone from being a curiosity to owning a solid majority of the Windows desktop market. But Microsoft still...
21:14 2019-08-16

The Chill YouTube Comments On Game Soundtracks Are A Pleasant Surprise This hour-long video on YouTube, whose title roughly translates to “One hour corridor ‘Chrono Trigger,’” plays the same three-minute “Corridors of Ti...
21:42 2019-08-16

How Do You Extend Your Display Across Two Monitors? In this week’s Tech 911 column, Lifehacker’s advice column for all things geeky, we’re tackling a question from a reader who has a problem with his d...
21:42 2019-08-16

Square Enix Hit With More Death Threats, Cancels Game Tournaments Starting this weekend, there were supposed to be events for mecha arcade game Starwing Paradox at four cities across Japan. Those events have been ca...
21:42 2019-08-16

After Trump Body Shames Him, Supporter Says ‘I Love the Guy’ The president has a long history of calling protesters names. But there’s no other known instance of him mocking one of his own supporters by acciden...
21:42 2019-08-16

|CourtsaysformerenergyministerJeffRadebe'sousterofNecsaboard'unlawful' The North Gauteng High Court on Friday ruled that the decision by former minister of energy Jeff Radebe to remove the board of the South African Nucl...
21:42 2019-08-16

Buttigieg offers most controversial statement yet on campaign trail: Get rid of the DH South Bend, Ind., Mayor Pete Buttigieg, who's spoken in favor of workers' rights in his bid for the 2020 Democratic presidential nomination, raised e...
22:00 2019-08-16

Ex-Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback becomes first player to join rebooted XFL Former Pittsburgh Steelers backup quarterback Landry Jones became the first player to join the XFL as the rebooted league starts to churn toward its ...
22:00 2019-08-16

NFL players help bail out illegal immigrant in ICE detention in California NFL players Josh Norman and Demario Davis on Monday helped bail out an illegal immigrant who was placed into U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement...
22:00 2019-08-16

Mike Tyson says he smokes $40,000 worth of weed every month, which must get him really high There’s a certain novelty that surrounds Mike Tyson today. After the heavyweight boxer retired in 2005, he publicly spoke about how much of a shitbag...
22:00 2019-08-16

Google pulls 85 Android apps with particularly obnoxious adware Google has removed 85 apps from the Google Play store after security researchers at Trend Micro found a particularly annoying adware scheme hiding in...
22:28 2019-08-16

Sticker sensor monitors your body using wireless power Wearable body sensors have a common problem: they need power and antennas, and all that equipment leads to bulky devices that influence your behavior...
22:28 2019-08-16

2019 Fantasy Football Draft Prep: Quarterback Tiers 5.0 and strategies We've seen some movement at the top of the quarterback tiers, with an elite option sliding down. See where everyone falls entering a big draft weeken...
22:28 2019-08-16

US Lawmaker Rejects Israel's "Oppressive Conditions" To Visit West Bank Palestinian-American lawmaker Rashida Tlaib on Friday rejected Israel's offer to allow her to visit her grandmother in the West Bank, blasting the "o...
22:28 2019-08-16

A Teen Pretends to Be Trans, and Some Viewers Object to the Deception The indie film “Adam” centers on the 17-year-old title character passing as transgender to win the affection of a lesbian. Is the boy problematic? Or...
22:56 2019-08-16

Barcelona’s Philippe Coutinho set for season-long loan to Bayern Munich • Former Liverpool playmaker was linked with Spurs and Arsenal• Barcelona and Bayern both in action on Friday nightThe former Liverpool playmaker Phi...
22:56 2019-08-16

Best Adidas backpacks: 5 great options to consider Adidas has managed to straddle the worlds of sports and fashion masterfully, creating clothes and accessories that are on-trend and incredibly functi...
22:56 2019-08-16

Watch Dogs Legion: release date, news and trailers Ubisoft has officially announced Watch Dogs: Legion during its E3 2019 conference. Rumors suggested the latest installation to the Watch Dog series w...
22:56 2019-08-16

How an unknown 23-year-old from Pakistan became the talk of the esports world Siddique was a relative unknown when he came to Evo Japan this year, but now he's a two-time Tekken champ and a local celebrity in his home city of L...
22:56 2019-08-16

After field-invading fan injures Adrian, Liverpool is nearly out of goalkeepers The Champions League winners start the season on the wrong foot after their starter is injured in Premier League opener and backup is taken out by a ...
22:56 2019-08-16

Sailing team to fly 2 crew to US to bring Thunberg boat back Sailing team taking climate activist Greta Thunberg to US aboard a high-tech racing yacht will fly two crew across the Atlantic to bring the boat bac...
22:56 2019-08-16

The Latest: Spokesman says Trump spoke with Pakistan’s PM A spokesman says President Donald Trump spoke with Prime Minister Imran Khan of Pakistan conveyed the importance of India and Pakistan reducing tensi...
22:56 2019-08-16

Oculus Quest keeps improving in important but screenshot-defying ways Trying to explain what makes VR special is like talking about TV through a radio, and recent improvements are defying screenshots and easy descriptio...
23:14 2019-08-16

Ethereum Kissed $200 Support Goodbye. Do You Know the Real Reason Why? Just one week ago, Ethereum traders were basking in the glow of bullish news reports and elevated price forecasts. But then, ETH went against its bul...
23:14 2019-08-16

Friday’s Daily Brief: Education key for Rohingya, DR Congo violence continues, Zimbabwe protest latest, women’s rights in Iran, environmental protection Our main stories today: Two years in, Myanmar’s Rohingya youth need more education; DR Congo testimonies highlight armed brutality; appeals for Zimba...
23:14 2019-08-16

Griezmann and De Jong given rude awakening on disjointed Barcelona debuts "Antoine Griezmann and Frenkie De Jong made their long-awaited competitive debuts for Barcelona in their opening La Liga fixture against Athletic Bil...
23:14 2019-08-16

Team news: Bayern bound Coutinho left out as Griezmann makes Barcelona debut "Barcelona head coach Ernesto Valverde has given the biggest indication yet that Philippe Coutinho\u0027s career at the Camp Nou is set to come to an...
23:14 2019-08-16

5G mobile networks: A cheat sheet As LTE networks become increasingly saturated, mobile network operators are planning for the 5G future. Here is what business professionals and mobil...
23:14 2019-08-16

NYPD wants to talk to man who left rice cookers Three suspicious devices that turned out to be empty rice cookers were discovered Friday morning in downtown New York, prompting a brief scare as res...
23:14 2019-08-16

Happy birthday: Oldest woman in United States turns 115 CHARLOTTE, N.C. (WCNC) — If anyone knows the secret to longevity, it would be 115-year-old Hester Ford. The Charlotte native quietly celebrated her b...
23:42 2019-08-16

Local artists to paint murals on Fourth Avenue construction fence TUCSON – With their bright colors, culture and powerful messages, murals have become the cure to sad walls in Tucson. The Historic Fourth Avenue Coal...
23:42 2019-08-16

Damn near everyone is queer in the Borderlands franchise and I’m here for it A playable main character from the upcoming hybrid RPG/shooter Borderlands 3, The Beastmaster FL4K, will be a robot that identifies as non-binary and...
23:42 2019-08-16

Jeffrey Epstein autopsy concludes death was a suicide – live updates New York City’s chief medical examiner finds death of financier and alleged sex-trafficker was result of suicide by hangingSign up for the US briefin...
23:42 2019-08-16

The Obamas' first film: will American Factory be the biggest documentary of 2019? Produced for Netflix, this moving film reveals what happened when a Chinese company rescued a US factory – and ignited a fight for workers’ rights. W...
23:42 2019-08-16

Fiji PM accuses Scott Morrison of ‘insulting’ and alienating Pacific leaders Exclusive: Frank Bainimarama says Australian leader is pushing nations towards ChinaScott Morrison has been accused of causing an extraordinary rift ...
23:42 2019-08-16

Cathay Pacific boss quits after Hong Kong protests hit share price Rupert Hogg resigns as China pressures airline to stand down staff who support ralliesThe head of Cathay Pacific has quit after protests in Hong Kong...
23:42 2019-08-16

‘Unacceptable’: Beer named after Pacific island nuke test site draws criticism Manhattan Project Beer Company is under scrutiny by Marshall Islanders who were exposed to high levels of radiation by US government research from 19...
23:42 2019-08-16

Robotic exosuit designed to boost endurance when walking and running Scientists have developed a revolutionary new lightweight exosuit that can boost walking and running. The high-tech suit, which potentially could be ...
23:42 2019-08-16

10 movies you absolutely, positively must see this fall (from 'It 2' to 'Joker') Clowns, strippers and Will Smith, oh, my! From Stephen King horror sequel 'It 2' to Joaquin Phoenix's 'Joker,' these are fal...
23:42 2019-08-16

Exclusive trailer: 'A Lifetime of Sundays' through the eyes of four NFL female owners The documentary produced by Jane Goodell sheds light on the women who played an integral part in the history of the NFL.     ...
23:42 2019-08-16

Danny McBride’s ‘The Righteous Gemstones’ pokes fun at evangelists Danny McBride talks church, kubatons and satire ahead of his new HBO series 'The Righteous Gemstones."        ...
23:42 2019-08-16

Trump says US should build more mental health institutions to combat gun violence "I think we have to start building institutions again because, you know, if you look at the '60s and '70s, so many of these institutions we...
00:00 2019-08-17

Fitch, S&P downgrade Argentina debt as default risk grows Ratings agencies Fitch and Standard & Poor's downgraded Argentina's sovereign debt rating on Friday, flagging higher chances of a default in the wake...
00:00 2019-08-17

U.S.'s North Korea envoy to visit Japan, South Korea next week The U.S. special envoy for North Korea will travel to Japan and South Korea next week to coordinate efforts to secure the denuclearization of North K...
00:00 2019-08-17

Vessels from Venezuela can still transit Panama Canal: authority The Panama Canal will allow vessels coming from Venezuela to transit the waterway provided they present the necessary paperwork, the canal authority'...
00:00 2019-08-17

Houthis say they launched drone attacks on a Saudi airport; Saudi TV says drone intercepted Yemen's Houthis launched more drone attacks on Saudi Arabia's Abha international airport on Friday, halting air traffic there, the Iran-aligned group...
00:00 2019-08-17

Autopsy finds Epstein death was suicide by hanging: medical examiner An autopsy has determined that financier Jeffrey Epstein, who was found dead in jail while awaiting trial on sex trafficking charges, died of suicide...
00:00 2019-08-17

Thirteen U.S. states sue over new rule to limit legal immigration A coalition of 13 U.S. states sued President Donald Trump's administration on Wednesday, seeking to block a new rule that would drastically reduce le...
00:00 2019-08-17

Alibaba's Tsai buys rest of NBA's Brooklyn Nets Alibaba Group Holding Ltd co-founder Joseph Tsai is buying a 51% stake that he doesn't already own in NBA's Brooklyn Nets and its Barclays arena from...
00:00 2019-08-17

Ash Barty reaches semifinals in Cincy, on track for No. 1 Top-seeded Ashleigh Barty reached the semifinals of the Western & Southern Open, step closer to the No. 1 world ranking     ...
00:00 2019-08-17

Kiefer Sutherland postpones shows due to injury making it 'impossible to sing' Kiefer Sutherland told fans he "will do everything I can to make it up to you" when he announced he would need to back out of performances.  &#...
00:00 2019-08-17

India Says It Will Ease Restrictions in Kashmir After putting the region on lockdown for two weeks, the government said schools would reopen on Monday and phone service would be gradually restored....
00:28 2019-08-17

Tell us: how have you reused your wedding dress? We want to hear if you opted for a non-traditional dress, or if you’ve repurposed it so you could wear it againWorn for the big day, gone tomorrow – ...
00:28 2019-08-17

New York medical examiner: Jeffrey Epstein's death was a suicide by hanging Disgraced financier and accused sex trafficker Jeffrey Epstein committed suicide in his jail cell last week, New York City's medical examiner has rul...
00:28 2019-08-17

Fired Johns Hopkins professor won't work for Facebook after all Daniel Povey, a professor who was fired by Johns Hopkins University, said he will no longer go work at Facebook after the company asked him to work a...
00:56 2019-08-17

A Woman Lived with a 'Twin' Inside Her for 17 Years Without Knowing A young woman in India unknowingly lived with one of the rarest and most unsettling medical conditions for nearly two decades, her doctors say. Accor...
00:56 2019-08-17

This Enormous Supernova Was Unlike Anything Seen Before Astronomers have observed a supernova unlike any ever observed before, and it might be strong evidence of an important kind of stellar death that wou...
00:56 2019-08-17

How to configure WMI filters for Group Policy to better manage your Windows clients Using the Windows Management Infrastructure framework, Windows admins can create filters that apply GPOs in creative ways to provide more granularity...
00:56 2019-08-17

Watch Air Force Thunderbirds perform a spectacular High Bomb Burst Cross — as you've never seen it before US Air Force photo/Bill Evans The US Air Force Thunderbirds, the Air Force's Flight Demonstration Team, perform a maneuver called the High Bomb Burs...
00:56 2019-08-17

Wall Street comes to Fort Lauderdale: A Florida mansion with a fully functional stock trading floor just hit the market for $12.99 million. Take a look inside. Douglas Elliman A Fort Lauderdale, Florida mansion just hit the market for $12.99 million. Listed by Niki Higgins of Douglas Elliman, the property h...
00:56 2019-08-17

GE was the most popular industrial stock for hedge funds last quarter. Here are 9 firms that likely took a beating after the stock tanked on fraud claims. (GE) AP Images / Richard Drew Hedge funds scooped up more shares of General Electric in the second quarter than any other company in the industrial secto...
00:56 2019-08-17

11 travel accessories to help anyone with chronic back pain stay comfortable on long flights Thule Flying can be hard on the body, and sitting for long periods of time can cause back pain or sore legs. If you fly frequently or long distances...
00:56 2019-08-17

THE FUTURE OF FINTECH 2019: The five megatrends reshaping the financial services value chain (GOOGL, AAPL, WF, GS, FNF, FB, IBM, BAC, MER-K, BCS, PYPL, SQ, AMZN, BABA, C) Business Insider Intelligence This is a preview of a five-part slide deck from Business Insider Intelligence. To learn more about Business Insider In...
00:56 2019-08-17

India celebrates control over key territory as China backs Pakistan at United Nations India’s nationalist leader celebrated his country’s Independence Day by touting his consolidation of control over territory also claimed by Pakistan ...
01:14 2019-08-17

U.S. warrant issued for seizure of Iranian oil tanker in Gibraltar: court document A U.S. court has issued a warrant for the seizure of an Iranian tanker seized in Gibraltar along with its cargo of crude oil, a court document showed...
01:14 2019-08-17

UPDATE 2-Democratic and Republican lawmakers back $8 bln F-16 sale to Taiwan Congress should move quickly with an $8 billion sale of F-16 fighter jets to Taiwan as the self-ruled island faces pressure from China's increased mi...
01:14 2019-08-17

UPDATE 1-Speculators trim long dollar bets - CFTC and Reuters Speculators cut their bullish bets on the U.S. dollar in the latest week, according to calculations by Reuters and Commodity Futures Trading Commissi...
01:14 2019-08-17

Cathay Pacific C.E.O.’s Resignation Shows China’s Looming Power Over Hong Kong Unrest The departure of the executive, Rupert Hogg, illustrates Beijing’s influence over global companies whose bottom lines depend upon access to the mainl...
01:14 2019-08-17

The MixtapE! Presents Taylor Swift, Miley Cyrus and More New Music Musts New music Fridays can be overwhelming. Don't get us wrong, we love the weekly holiday for music fans, but, more often than not, the sheer volume of ...
01:14 2019-08-17

The Band Perry's Kimberly Perry Says She's Ready to Find Love Again After Divorce Kimberly Perry is ready for a second chance at love. More than a month after The Band Perry released a personal single about infidelity titled "The ...
01:14 2019-08-17

The True Story of How Twitter Helped Lead Sarah Hyland to Her Forever Love With Wells Adams Wells Adams seems to be working single-handedly to change the meaning of the term keyboard warrior. A true prince with a WiFi connection, the podca...
01:14 2019-08-17

Offering Gas at 30 Cents Per Gallon, a Marvelous Mrs. Maisel Promotion Causes Traffic Chaos in Los Angeles A city-wide promotion in Los Angeles for a popular Amazon television series caused chaos when drivers lined up for hours to cash in on 1950s gas pric...
01:42 2019-08-17

Horoscopes Help Solve Homicides in a Thrilling Murder Mystery In an isolated Polish village, Big Foot has been found dead. No, not that Big Foot. In Olga Tokarczuk’s newly translated novel, Drive Your Plow...
01:42 2019-08-17

Ontario neighborhood rocked by gas explosion after drunk driver crashed into home A woman driving drunk lost control and drove into a house, igniting a massive gas explosion and fire that devastated a neighborhood in Ontario, Canad...
01:42 2019-08-17

Greenland says it’s 'open for business, not for sale' after Trump purchase report Greenland dismissed reports that U.S. President Donald Trump has thought about purchasing the world’s biggest island, saying it “open for business, n...
01:42 2019-08-17

Computers coming back online after Customs outage at U.S. airports U.S. Customs and Border Protection said its computers were coming back online and travelers were being processed after a nationwide computer outage e...
01:42 2019-08-17

Denso scouting office space in Pittsburgh near AV hub, report says The Pittsburgh Business Times reports that auto supplier Denso has scouted property near the city's "Robotics Row," a cluster of technology and auton...
01:42 2019-08-17

VW, SEC urged by judge to resolve civil diesel suit The federal judge in California earlier questioned why the regulator waited two years to sue the automaker, which has paid billions in fines and buyb...
01:42 2019-08-17

Inverted curve proves White House has won its battle with the Fed WeWork may have left it a tad late for its IPO unless the central bank makes a swift and decisive cutWeWork, the loss-making US office rental company...
02:00 2019-08-17

Huawei boss: UK 'won't say no to us' over 5G rollout Ren Zhengfei confident of UK deal with Chinese company, but security concerns remainThe founder and chief executive of Huawei has said Britain “won’t...
02:00 2019-08-17

Customs computer system crash causes nationwide airport delays “#CustomsApocalypse.” The US Customs and Border Protection agency’s computer system experienced a nationwide shutdown Friday — caus...
02:00 2019-08-17

Trump talks Afghanistan troop withdrawal with top security officials President Trump met Friday with his top security officials to try to figure out how to withdraw from Afghanistan, where the US has been mired in figh...
02:00 2019-08-17

Queens woman busted over fatal butt lift A Queens woman who allegedly performed a fatal butt lift procedure and fled the country to England four years ago has been brought home to face justi...
02:00 2019-08-17

Trump scores mild victory in mission to toughen asylum laws A federal appeals court Friday blocked Team Trump from enacting tough asylum restrictions on Central Americans who show up at the border in Californi...
02:00 2019-08-17

Lawmakers Accuse State Dept. of Defying Federal Law by Missing Deadlines for Yemen Reports The State Department is refusing to submit reports mandated by Congress detailing efforts by Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates to alleviate t...
02:28 2019-08-17

Samantha Ford: Depressed mother who drowned twins 'to punish husband' jailed for 10 years A mother suffering from acute depression, who drowned her 23-month-old twins in the bath following the breakdown of her marriage, has been jailed for...
02:56 2019-08-17

French 'Spiderman' Alain Robert travels to Hong Kong and climbs tower to unfurl banner pleading for peace French "Spiderman" freeclimber Alain Robert, who stunned London by scaling the Heron Tower bare-handed, has climbed a 68-storey Hong Kong skyscraper ...
02:56 2019-08-17

The Londoner:Hedgehogs lose spikiest saviour Stanley Johnson stops HS2 fight | Replacement news on John Humphrys | No Balliol portrait for Bojo | CCHQ hires suggest election fever | Barack Obama...
02:56 2019-08-17

How Electric Vehicle Makers Are Figuring Out ‘Engine’ Noise Sound is a huge part of a vehicle’s personality, especially when it comes to motorcycles. As electric bikes and cars become bigger parts of the trans...
02:56 2019-08-17

Tesla Needs To Step Up Its Service Game, Especially In Germany Tesla needs to step up its service game in Germany, India is leading the charge on battery-swapping, and BMW’s new CEO wants to beat Mercedes. All th...
02:56 2019-08-17

The vicious cycle of payday loans Borrowing against a future paycheck or putting up the title to your car can cause a financial avalanche. Even with better protections, just don’t do ...
02:56 2019-08-17

Super-fan sought to make $1,000 watching 25 hours of 'Friends' A provider of Internet, phone and TV services posted a "dream job" opening for a "Friends" fan willing to binge 25 straight hours of the classic NBC ...
02:56 2019-08-17

UPDATE 1-Mantle Ridge buys stake in Aramark, eyes talks with management Activist investor Paul Hilal's Mantle Ridge LP has bought nearly 10% of Aramark's common stock to push for changes at the U.S. food services company,...
02:56 2019-08-17

Source: Jets LB Williamson out with torn ACL The Jets lost starting linebacker Avery Williamson to an ACL tear. Williamson led the team in tackles last season and played 99.3% of the Jets' defen...
02:56 2019-08-17

Rockets' Tucker withdraws from Team USA camp P.J. Tucker said he twisted his left ankle twice during Team USA practices, and the Rockets forward thought it best to withdraw from consideration fo...
02:56 2019-08-17

What is the G-spot, and where is it? Some women report experiencing intense sexual pleasure from the stimulation of an area in the vagina called the G-spot. Others may think they do not ...
03:14 2019-08-17

Peter Fonda, celebrated actor known for Easy Rider, dies aged 79 Son of Henry Fonda and brother of Jane Fonda died after battling lung cancer, family saysThe actor Peter Fonda has died at the age of 79 following a ...
03:14 2019-08-17

Disney’s Mulan star sparks call for boycott with Hong Kong stance Crystal Liu, the lead in Disney’s live-action remake, voiced support for police in the cityDisney’s live-action remake of Mulan is facing calls for a...
03:14 2019-08-17

Mauricio Pochettino puts faith in Spurs bravery to halt Manchester City | Dominic Fifield Tottenham’s manager will not change their style as they aim to repeat last season’s success at Manchester CityMauricio Pochettino’s patience wore thi...
03:14 2019-08-17

Rep. Rashida Tlaib won't visit Israel, West Bank under restrictions Rep. Rashida Tlaib said Friday she would not travel to Israel to visit relatives on the West Bank after Israeli officials banned her, then gave her r...
03:42 2019-08-17

NASA went to Iceland and pretended it was Mars The scheduled launch date of NASA’s Mars 2020 mission is rapidly approaching, and with less than a year to go, it’s truly crunch time for...
03:42 2019-08-17

Virginia NAACP sues over schools with Confederate names A Virginia chapter of the NAACP filed a lawsuit saying school names that commemorate Confederate leaders "champion a legacy of segregation and oppres...
03:42 2019-08-17

U.S. home-building falls for 3rd straight month, HUD report shows U.S. home-building fell a third straight month in July amid rising labor costs, data from the U.S. Census and the Department of Housing and Urban Dev...
03:42 2019-08-17

The Internet Is Dying to Know if Nicki Minaj Is Married After She Takes Boyfriend's Last Name Nicki Minaj goes by a lot of names: Onika, Barbie... Mrs. Petty. That's right. It looks like the rapper is now taking on the last name of her beau K...
04:00 2019-08-17

'Chrisley Knows Best' daughter alleges dad and brother blackmailed her with sex tape In a police report obtained by E! and TMZ, Lindsie Chrisley accused her dad Todd of "Chrisley Knows Best" and her brother of blackmail.   ...
04:00 2019-08-17

How teachers combat high-tech cheating Whether it's a smartphone, earbuds or an Apple Watch, students are using technology to cheat in class. Here's how teachers are trying to st...
04:00 2019-08-17

Navy sets sights on new submarine weapons The Navy has begun building new weapons to massively increase attack options for its Virginia-class attack submarine, a move that is expected to chan...
04:00 2019-08-17

ICO opens investigation into use of facial recognition in King's Cross Privacy watchdog is seeking details of how technology is used at central London siteThe UK’s privacy watchdog has opened an investigation into the us...
04:00 2019-08-17

Half of Neanderthal Population Suffered from Surfer’s Ear! A new study suggests that Neanderthals commonly suffered from “swimmer's ear” or “surfer’s ear” - dense bony growths that protrude into the ear canal...
04:00 2019-08-17

Kim expresses ‘great satisfaction’ over NKorea weapons tests North Korea says leader Kim Jong Un supervised another test-firing of an unspecified new weapon, seen as an attempt to pressure Washington and Seoul ...
04:28 2019-08-17

California, advocacy groups file lawsuit against Trump public charge rule The state of California and several advocacy groups filed separate lawsuits Friday against a rule that would deny lawful permanent status to immigran...
04:28 2019-08-17

Study on Amazon and Fake CDs Makes Sweeping Claims After Testing Fewer Than 100 Albums It’s no secret that Amazon struggles to keep fake products off its online marketplace, and it has for a while now. So when a new study made headlines...
04:28 2019-08-17

Everything We're Excited for at This Year's Disney Mega Convention, the D23 Expo In the last few years, one thing has become abundantly clear in the world of entertainment. That world belongs to Disney and we’re just living in it....
04:28 2019-08-17

Study: One-third of military personnel keep firearms safely stored at home Studies show that safely storing firearms can reduce risk for suicide, and more than 60 percent of military members who die by suicide use a gun whil...
04:56 2019-08-17

How to Quickly Switch Between Multiple Google Accounts I have three Google accounts: one for personal use, one from my college alumni association, and one for work. Switching from one to the other usually...
04:56 2019-08-17

You Can Make Chick-fil-A-Style Chicken Nuggets at Home Chick-fil-A is known for two things: surprisingly addictive chicken and problematic politics. To enjoy the former and avoid involvement in the latter...
04:56 2019-08-17

Get Paid to Move to These States If you work remotely and are dreaming about a different setting in which to plant your laptop, it might be time to make a move: States and cities are...
04:56 2019-08-17

How to Find New Music You'll Actually Like Some people can dig up great music like magic, or have friends inside the industry who keep them updated. Others are perfectly content with their wee...
04:56 2019-08-17

Is jazz music now the sound of British youth? Young musicians are leading the revival of jazz music as streaming sites like Spotify report a growth in the number of people under 30 listening to t...
04:56 2019-08-17

Patriots' Josh Gordon being reinstated by NFL on a conditional basis Patriots wide receiver Josh Gordon was suspended on Dec. 20 for violating league's substance-abuse policy. He can attend meetings, starting Sund...
05:14 2019-08-17

Lindsey Vonn works to empower young girls by going to camp this weekend Olympic champion Lindsey Vonn remembers meeting Picabo Street, which showed how having a role model can make a difference in a young person's li...
05:14 2019-08-17

Chargers Pro Bowl safety Derwin James out with stress fracture in foot, return unclear Derwin James, who was a Pro Bowl and all-pro selection as a rookie, is expected to be out for some time for the Los Angeles Chargers.   &#...
05:14 2019-08-17

Patriots quarterback Tom Brady says 'hell no' to future coaching career New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady reiterated the fact that he has no plans to ever coach football upon retirement — whenever that may ...
05:14 2019-08-17

What we know about Dale Earnhardt Jr.'s plane crash in Tennessee NASCAR's Dale Earnhardt Jr., his family and two pilots survived a fiery plane crash Thursday in Tennessee. No injuries were reported after the c...
05:14 2019-08-17

Guard Westerman leaves Bengals in latest line setback Guard Christian Westerman has left the Bengals to ponder his future, another setback to an offensive line depleted by injuries and retirements  ...
05:14 2019-08-17

Tennessee Store Clerk Faces Up to 60 Years for Murdering a Black Teen Over a $2 Beer Seventeen-year-old Dorian Harris shoplifted a $2 beer from a local corner store and it cost him his life. Now, the store clerk responsible for shooti...
05:14 2019-08-17

The Root’s Clapback Mailbag: The Top 10 Clapbacks of All Time, Part 3 Many of the emails, comments, tweets and direct messages that make it into the weekly Clapback Mailbag are from well-meaning people who genuinely hav...
05:14 2019-08-17

Newark Officials Providing Bottled Water to 15,000 Homes Over Lead Contamination Concerns. Here’s What You Need to Know About the City’s Water Crisis It’s now the fifth straight day that residents in around 15,000 Newark, N.J. homes are being given bottled water for drinking and cooking, as c...
05:14 2019-08-17

Work Advice: New job means having to make new work friends Usually, finding “our people” at work takes weeks and months of daily proximity and small talk, borrowing staplers and awkwardly sipping sodas at wor...
05:42 2019-08-17

Buy Committee: Can I Still Buy a Good, Dedicated Media Player? While streaming music services like Apple Music and Spotify have eclipsed the use of iPods, some users would still like to have a dedicated, offline ...
06:00 2019-08-17

Let’s Mosey on in to the exciting first part of what will hopefully be a long, slow, pains-taking se Let’s Mosey on in to the exciting first part of what will hopefully be a long, slow, pains-taking series in which Tim Teaches Jason Japanese. It’s Ch...
06:00 2019-08-17

Medical examiner says Jeffrey Epstein's death was a suicide Billionaire was found dead in jail following arrest over alleged abuse of hundreds of girlsJeffrey Epstein’s death in prison was a suicide, the medic...
06:00 2019-08-17

UN Security Council discusses Kashmir, China urges India and Pakistan to ease tensions The Security Council met to consider the volatile situation surrounding Kashmir on Friday, addressing the issue directly within the UN body dedicated...
06:28 2019-08-17

Regulators Approve Bitcoin Venture Backed by NYSE Owner New York state regulators approved a key license for Bakkt, a venture designed to make it easier for consumers to store bitcoins and pay for purchase...
06:28 2019-08-17

Dad and daughter need a little help in this super relatable clip from Matthew Cherry's animated short "Hair Love" Audiences who plan on checking out The Angry Birds Movie 2 in theaters this weekend will also get to watch “Hair Love,” the animated short film by fi...
06:28 2019-08-17

How a blink-and-you’ll-miss-it moment in Uncle Buck inspired a Christmas comedy blockbuster The John Candy movie Uncle Buck turns 30 today, and it remains an excellent watch. Writer/director John Hughes wisely put the charismatic Candy front...
06:28 2019-08-17

Love your lawn: how to choose the right lawnmower for your outside space Whether you have a garden to rival a football pitch or a small space with just enough room for a table and chairs — here is how to choose the right l...
06:56 2019-08-17

Trump and senior aides discuss withdrawal from Afghanistan as talks with Taliban advance The two sides are close to agreement on an initial withdrawal in exchange for concessions by the militants and wider peace negotiations, officials sa...
06:56 2019-08-17

Beekeepers estimate the hive found in a Midland, Texas yard weighs 90 pounds and is home to thousands of bees (KWES)  If you’re driving down Princeton Avenue in Midland, Texas you might see a giant wooden box hanging about 15 feet off the ground in a tr...
07:42 2019-08-17

'In many ways, it was a miracle': looking back at Woodstock at 50 The influential, star-packed 1969 festival is remembered by those who organised, photographed and performed “Woodstock was a just few hours in my 60-...
08:00 2019-08-17

World No. 1 Naomi Osaka withdraws mid-match from Western & Southern Open with injury Early in the third set of a quarterfinal match Friday on Center Court, World No. 1 Naomi Osaka injured her left knee and could not continue  &#...
08:28 2019-08-17

Two-times welterweight world champion Napoles dead at 79 Two-times welterweight world champion Jose "Mantequilla" Napoles died on Friday in Mexico City aged 79, the World Boxing Council announced on its web...
08:28 2019-08-17

Relentless Djokovic beats Pouille to reach semi-finals Novak Djokovic wore down Lucas Pouille after an even first set, dispatching the Frenchman 7-6(2) 6-1 in a Cincinnati Masters quarter-final in Ohio on...
08:28 2019-08-17

Murray to face Sandgren in Winston-Salem Open first round Andy Murray will meet 72nd-ranked American Tennys Sandgren in the first round at the Winston-Salem Open as the British former world number one gives ...
08:28 2019-08-17

Jeffrey Epstein's death officially ruled a suicide by New York City's chief medical examiner A medical examiner officially ruled Friday that Jeffrey Epstein died by suicide, refuting conspiracies that the disgraced financier had potentially d...
08:28 2019-08-17

"Pretty insane" McLaren scale added rookie Formula 1 pressure – Norris Lando Norris says the scale of McLaren's Formula 1 operation is "pretty insane" and added pressure to his rookie season, particularly in the early st...
08:56 2019-08-17

'The small car market is facing an ownership revolution' Opinion 15 Aug, 2019 With small cars getting increasingly more expensive, owners are turning more to PCP deals to get the best value, s...
08:56 2019-08-17

Dacia Duster gains new 1.0-litre three-cylinder engine News 15 Aug, 2019 The Dacia Duster gains a new, more efficient entry-level TCe 100 engine, set to replace larger outgoing 1.6-litre pet...
08:56 2019-08-17

New 2019 Honda Jazz set to target supermini SUV rivals News 15 Aug, 2019 The new Honda Jazz gets hybrid drive and a rugged look to boost its appeal – our exclusive images preview how it coul...
08:56 2019-08-17

Beloved Baby Dugong "Mariam" Dies In Thailand With Plastic In Stomach A sick baby dugong whose fight for recovery won hearts in Thailand and cast a spotlight on ocean conservation has died from an infection exacerbated ...
09:14 2019-08-17

Trump says he is having dinner Friday with Apple CEO Cook U.S. President Donald Trump said he was having dinner on Friday with Chief Executive Officer Tim Cook of Apple Inc, a company the president has criti...
09:14 2019-08-17

‘It's techno-racism’: Detroit is quietly using facial recognition to make arrests Critics in the majority-black city point out that the technology is flawed and often misidentifies people of color and womenFor the last two years, D...
09:42 2019-08-17

Four summer jam recipes | Kylee Newton Store up the sunshine for the leaner months in homemade jams of peach and lemon thyme, gooseberry and camomile, raspberry and cacao, or a strawberry ...
09:42 2019-08-17

Microsoft releases new Windows 10 preview with Task Manager, virtual desktop, and mouse cursor improvements Microsoft has released Windows 10 build 18963 from the 20H1 branch with Task Manager, virtual desktop, mouse cursor, Notepad, and Chinese IME improve...
09:42 2019-08-17

Restrictions Eased In Parts Of Kashmir, Over 50,000 Landlines Are Back Restrictions have been eased and over 50,000 landline phone connections have been restored in parts of the Kashmir Valley, nearly two weeks after sev...
10:00 2019-08-17

Live Updates: PM Modi Departs For Bhutan On 2-Day Visit Prime Minister Narendra Modi received a red-carpet welcome as he arrived in Bhutan on Saturday on a two-day state visit during which he will hold tal...
10:00 2019-08-17

Giants' Daniel Jones no longer perfect, but still impresses in resilient showing against Bears New York Giants quarterback Daniel Jones fumbled twice in three series but impressed with arm, showed resolve in preseason game against Chicago Bears...
10:00 2019-08-17

Yankees' Aaron Boone thinks 'there would be a lot of benefit' to a surrender rule in MLB After using a position player to close out a blowout loss, the Yankees' Aaron Boone was asked about giving managers the ability to surrender gam...
10:00 2019-08-17

Padres star rookie Fernando Tatis Jr. will 'most likely' miss rest of year with back injury Padres standout rookie Fernando Tatis Jr. has a back injury that will likely cost him the rest of this year, manager Andy Green said Friday.  &...
10:00 2019-08-17

Montgomery outpitches Syndergaard as Royals top Mets 4-1 Mike Montgomery outpitched Noah Syndergaard, and the Kansas City Royals ended their scoreless drought in a 4-1 victory over the New York Mets  ...
10:00 2019-08-17

USA tops Spain in pre-World Cup exhibition, 90-81 Much got made earlier this week after USA Basketball's national team was soundly beaten by a bunch of G League guys during a scrimmage in practi...
10:00 2019-08-17

Tanaka, Judge help Yankees rebound with 3-2 win over Indians Masahiro Tanaka pitched effectively into the seventh inning, Aaron Judge broke out of his slump with two hits and two runs, and the New York Yankees ...
10:00 2019-08-17

‘Things are quite special here’: Union Berlin prepare for the Bundesliga No East Berlin team has made it to the top division before and Union are determined not to let it change themIt counted as an emergency when, one day...
10:56 2019-08-17

'Jimmy Kimmel Live!,' 'The Walking Dead' fined by FCC over use of emergency-alert tones "Jimmy Kimmel Live!," "The Walking Dead" and two others were hit with more than $600,000 in FCC fines Thursday for misuse of emergency-alert tones. ...
10:56 2019-08-17

Buying Greenland isn't a good idea — it's a great idea The reaction to President Trump's sudden interest in buying Greenland from Denmark has been mostly one of derision. And Denmark, which owns the terri...
10:56 2019-08-17

Daily on Healthcare: Verma dishes on ‘unraveling’ government role in healthcare Subscribe today to the Washington Examiner magazine and get Washington Briefing: politics and policy stories that will keep you up to date with what'...
11:14 2019-08-17

‘Mindhunter’ review: Slow start but expect a jolt from Manson arrival When it finally gets going — and that would be Episode 3 — Season 2 of the Netflix series “Mindhunter” finds some resonance by delving into one of th...
11:14 2019-08-17

‘BH90210’ star Ian Ziering on Luke Perry: ‘I miss my friend’ BH90210 | Wednesday, 9 p.m., Fox Ian Ziering says playing rich kid Steve Sanders in the 1990-2000 Fox series “Beverly Hills, 90210” was a great “laun...
11:14 2019-08-17

"Mistake Or Blunder?": Sharad Pawar Recalls Narayan Rane's Congress Move Nationalist Congress Party or NCP chief Sharad Pawar has said that he cannot tell whether former Shiv Sena leader Narayan Rane's move of joining the ...
11:14 2019-08-17

E.coli in water forces Tokyo to cancel swimming at Paratriathlon World Cup High levels of E.coli bacteria forced Tokyo officials to cancel the swimming segment of Saturday's Paratriathlon World Cup, raising concerns about ne...
11:14 2019-08-17

U.S. issues warrant to seize Iran oil tanker 'Grace 1' after Gibraltar judge orders its release The U.S. Justice Department issued a warrant to seize an Iran oil tanker detained in Gibraltar, a day after a judge ordered the release of 'Grac...
11:42 2019-08-17

| The Iron Curtain: 5 things to know The Iron Curtain was at first an ideological and then a physical separation of communist Eastern Europe from the West from the 1940s after World War ...
12:28 2019-08-17

A letter to… my father, whose activism inspired my own ‘You weren’t always the greatest dad, but you were a first-class human being’: the letter you always wanted to writeYou weren’t always the greatest d...
12:28 2019-08-17

Scorched Portugal Turns to the Goat as a Low-Cost Firefighter Portugal is using goats to clear the underbrush that fuels wildfires in hard to reach places and abandoned lands. If only it can find shepherds to te...
12:28 2019-08-17

Number of flights taken by officials from department tackling climate crisis soars Number of flights taken by BEIS staff rises to 4,500 from 2,700 in previous year despite carbon footprintThe Whitehall officials responsible for tack...
12:56 2019-08-17

A Russian ‘Spy Plane’ Was Spotted Over the Midwest. But It’s Totally Normal (Yes, Really) It reads like something out of a conspiracy theory. On Tuesday, Russia sent a surveillance plane over the Midwest, and the U.S. military didn’t...
12:56 2019-08-17

Edinburgh's got style: Scotland's cultural capital is the number one choice for Londoners moving north The largest arts festival in the world is in full swing in this elegant city with great homes, but even once it's over, Edinburgh's reputation as a f...
13:14 2019-08-17

Italy's fascist past reverberates in Rome Lovers of fascist architecture never disappeared from Italy's capital, where Mussolini sought to centralize powers. He continues to be revered in one...
13:42 2019-08-17

Visiting a Berlin elementary school where German isn't always spoken Kids in Germany are trickling back to school as a debate heats up about holding back those with poor German. DW's Kate Brady visited a Berlin classro...
13:42 2019-08-17

Kashmir: Is the UN Security Council reluctant to get involved? Although the Security Council told India and Pakistan to resolve the Kashmir dispute bilaterally, it didn't call a formal meeting or issue a statemen...
13:42 2019-08-17

Germany Has Powered Europe’s Economy. What Happens When Its Engine Stalls? The economic woes afflicting the region’s biggest economy will drag down the region, despite growth in countries like Greece, Portugal and Spain, ana...
14:00 2019-08-17

Southampton vs Liverpool lineups: Confirmed team news and predicted XIs Jurgen Klopp is expected to juggle his Liverpool squad against Southampton this afternoon following a draining Uefa Super Cup win over Chelsea in mid...
14:00 2019-08-17

What a mysterious explosion tells us about Russia's 'doomsday weapon' An explosion. An abruptly-canceled evacuation. Five dead nuclear experts. And a few traces of radioactive iodine in Norway. These are the fingerprint...
14:00 2019-08-17

New Orleans reporter Nancy Parker killed in plane crash while shooting story New Orleans reporter Nancy Parker was killed in a plane crash Friday after the aircraft she was shooting a story in went down in near an airport. &#...
14:28 2019-08-17

6 facts that make Greenland great Amid reports that Trump may be interested in buying Greenland, here are a few facts you may not know about the island that is not very green at all....
14:28 2019-08-17

Scenes from the historic Italian horse race 'Palio di Siena' The world-famous horse race is dedicated to the 'Madonna Assunta in Cielo' (Assumption of Virgin Mary).      ...
14:28 2019-08-17

Riders observe minute's silence for Felice Gimondi at Arctic Race "Italian Felice Gimondi, one of only seven riders to have won all three Grand Tours, has died at the age of 76 after suffering a heart attack while s...
14:28 2019-08-17

Arctic Race: Penultimate stage ‘ideally suited’ for Lutsenko "Astana’s Alexey Lutsenko may be nine seconds down to cycling’s ‘Mr Everything’ Mathieu van der Poel at the halfway mark of the four-day Arctic Race ...
14:28 2019-08-17

Highlights: Djokovic demolishes Pouille in second set to claim Cincinnati win "Novak Djokovic wore down Lucas Pouille after an even first set, dispatching the Frenchman 7-6(2) 6-1 in a Cincinnati Masters quarter-final in Ohio o...
14:28 2019-08-17

On Population Control, Shiv Sena Targets A Section Of Muslims A section of the Muslim community "does not understand the importance of curbing population", BJP ally Shiv Sena alleged on Friday, a day after Prime...
14:28 2019-08-17

Refinitiv data shows detained Grace 1 still at anchor Refinitiv tracking data briefly showed the Iranian tanker at the center of a diplomatic dispute between Tehran and the West had changed its position ...
14:28 2019-08-17

Fiji PM accuses Australia's Morrison of 'insulting' Pacific island nations Fiji Prime Minister Frank Bainimarama accused Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison of insulting leaders of Pacific island nations during a region...
14:28 2019-08-17

Kim's 'great satisfaction' over sixth missile test in three weeks North Korean leader Kim Jong Un has expressed "great satisfaction" over the "amazing success" of his country's missile programme after another test o...
14:28 2019-08-17

Hey, Siri, how about some shortcuts to help save me some time. Siri says, 'Sure' Siri Shortcuts, now an iPhone and iPad app, will be built into the upcoming iOS 13 operating system. The feature can figure a tip and give directions...
14:28 2019-08-17

Child found dead in hot car at New Jersey train station A child was found dead in a locked, hot car in a New Jersey commuter rail parking lot on Friday, police said. The kid, whose name and age were not re...
15:14 2019-08-17

NRA cannot sit in on AG’s deposition of Oliver North: judge A judge rejected the National Rifle Association’s first bid to be in the room while the state Attorney General’s office questions ex-NRA president Ol...
15:14 2019-08-17

Muslim detective can pursue $7M discrimination suit against city: judge A Manhattan federal judge has ruled that a Muslim former member of Mayor Bill de Blasio’s protective detail can continue his lawsuit against th...
15:14 2019-08-17

U.S. Judge Urges Volkswagen, SEC To Resolve Civil Dieselgate Suit A federal judge in California on Friday urged the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission and Volkswagen AG to resolve a civil suit stemming from its...
15:42 2019-08-17

U.S. housing market mired in weakness; consumer sentiment ebbs U.S. homebuilding fell for a third straight month in July amid a steep decline in the construction of multi-family housing units, but a jump in permi...
15:42 2019-08-17

A Nigerian woman was arrested after beating a boy and locking him in a dog cage A woman who was videotaped beating a 10-year-old boy before locking him in a dog cage has been arrested in Lagos, a police spokesman told CNN Thursda...
15:42 2019-08-17

Julianne Moore 'loved' working with her daughter and husband on new movie Julianne Moore is accustomed to working with her husband, director Bart Freundlich, on set, but it was a real family affair when their daughter joine...
16:28 2019-08-17

Honda CR-V 2019: plenty of tech and oodles of space The Honda CR-V is the world's best selling SUV, and the 2019 model is capable of hauling families and their luggage in comfort, while also provi...
17:14 2019-08-17

Wales vs England live stream: how to watch today's international rugby 2019 online from anywhere After a somewhat one-sided 33-19 match last weekend at Twickenham, Wales and England will be facing off for the second match of a double-header in pr...
17:14 2019-08-17

You can now buy a brain stimulation headset to treat your depression Could a headset and smartphone app really treat depression? That’s the claim made by Flow for its medically-approved brain stimulation headset...
17:14 2019-08-17

Interest Rate, Withdrawal Rules Of Employees' Provident Fund (EPF) In an EPF account, the employee contributes 12 per cent of his or her salary (basic wages, dearness allowance and retaining allowance) towards the ac...
17:14 2019-08-17

SBI Tax Saving Fixed Deposit: Interest Rate, Lock-In Period, Key Features Most commercial banks in the country such as State Bank of India (SBI) offer income tax benefits under a special type of fixed deposit (FD) account. ...
17:14 2019-08-17

How To Invest In Sovereign Gold Bonds? Other Details Here Sovereign gold bond (SGB) scheme, a government-run scheme, allows gold investments in non-physical form. The Sovereign Gold Bond (SGB) scheme compris...
17:14 2019-08-17

'Mindhunter' wades back into crowded pool of serial killer TV Serial killers will be all over TV this weekend, which isn't particularly unusual these days. Yet the latest mini-wave devoted to the most sordid mur...
17:14 2019-08-17

Massive Arctic wildfires emitted more CO2 in June than Sweden does in an entire year Scientists say the smoke plumes, filled with megatons of tiny, harmful particles, could travel to other areas of the world and cause serious respirat...
17:14 2019-08-17

Jeffrey Epstein's alleged madam Ghislaine Maxwell was spotted at an In-N-Out in Los Angeles — here's what she ordered at the California fast-food chain Joe Schildhorn/Patrick McMullan via Getty Images Ghislaine Maxwell, the alleged madam of convicted sex offender Jeffrey Epstein, was spotted at an I...
17:42 2019-08-17

The man police are looking to question after finding pressure cookers in a New York subway station was wearing an Amazon Prime Day t-shirt New York City police are looking to identify and question a man photographed wearing an Amazon Prime Day 2018 shirt after pressure cookers were left ...
17:42 2019-08-17

LEADING OFF: Dodgers-Braves, Giant debut, Houston hits skid LEADING OFF: Dodgers-Braves, Giant debut, Houston hits a skid, Harper's homers, Mad Max on the mound, Tatis likely done for season   ...
17:42 2019-08-17

Gun control could be a defining issue for Democrats on the 2020 campaign trail Since the Valentine's Day massacre that killed 17 at Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida, Democrats in even the reddest of distric...
17:42 2019-08-17

Beloved baby dugong Marium dies in Thailand after eating plastic The baby dugong, which washed up in waters off southern Thailand months ago, has died from a stomach infection caused by swallowing bits of plastic. ...
17:42 2019-08-17

Behind the wheel of VW’s electric dune buggy prototype Pebble Beach seems a bit too fancy for a dune buggy. But as I slowly roll down 17 Mile road behind the wheel of Volkswagen's latest electric con...
18:00 2019-08-17

US to extend deadline allowing Huawei to buy from American suppliers The US is expected to give Chinese smartphone maker Huawei Technologies permission to keep buying supplies from American companies, Reuters reported ...
18:28 2019-08-17

Kim Jong Un Expresses ‘Great Satisfaction’ Over Multiple North Korean Weapons Tests SEOUL, South Korea — North Korea said Saturday that leader Kim Jong Un supervised another test-firing of an unspecified new weapon, seen as an ...
18:28 2019-08-17

Seductress’ Cave of Depravity from Homer’s Odyssey Found? Italy's Mount Circeo or Cape Circeo is located about 60 miles (97 km) south of Rome and this promontory marks the southwestern limit of the former Po...
18:28 2019-08-17

Trump weighs in as Portland awaits protests from far-right rally, far-left antifa forces Trump commented on the possible confrontation by tweeting that the city is "being watched very closely" and that he hopes the mayor will "do his job....
19:14 2019-08-17

How Josh Rosen fared in his surprise Dolphins’ start TAMPA, Fla. — Miami coach Brian Flores gave second-year quarterback Josh Rosen a shot against Tampa Bay’s first defensive unit and liked what h...
19:14 2019-08-17

Mets getting closer to getting Brandon Nimmo back KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Brandon Nimmo is on the comeback trail. The Mets outfielder went 1-for-3 with a walk and a strikeout as the designated hitter in a...
19:14 2019-08-17

It was a dream come true for Giants RB Jon Hilliman It has been made clear star running back Saquon Barkley won’t see the field during the Giants’ preseason schedule and Wayne Gallman was nursing an an...
19:14 2019-08-17

The Best Electric Toothbrushes in 2019 Dental hygiene will never be fun, but it can at least be easy. Here are the best electric toothbrushes we've tested from Burst, Quip, and Philips Son...
19:14 2019-08-17

Samsung Galaxy M-Series Lineup Specifications Leak Samsung Galaxy M21, Galaxy M31, and Galaxy M41 processor and camera details have been leaked on Twitter. The new lineup is expected to debut as an up...
19:14 2019-08-17

Phoenix joins US cities eyeing civilian oversight for police PHOENIX (AP) — Dozens of people, mostly African Americans, huddled around tables scattered across a church gymnasium on a recent evening, discussing ...
19:42 2019-08-17

Family on camping trip wake to wolf attacking them. They were saved by a nearby camper. A New Jersey woman said her family’s camping trip in Canada turned into a scene “out of a horror movie” when a wolf ripped apart th...
19:42 2019-08-17

BJP MP Roopa Ganguly's Son Gets Bail In Car Accident Case The son of BJP MP and actor Roopa Ganguly, who was arrested yesterday for crashing his car into the boundary wall of a Kolkata club, has been granted...
19:42 2019-08-17

Torrential Rains Lash Northern States, Alert Sounded In Punjab Heavy rains lashed northern states with an alert sounded in Punjab following release of excess water from Bhakra dam and the Yamuna nearing the dange...
19:42 2019-08-17

Flood In Maharashtra's Sangli, But Cloud Seeding In Neighbouring Solapur Solapur, Satara and Sangli are neighbouring districts in Western Maharashtra but due to geographical and topographical reasons weather patterns are v...
19:42 2019-08-17

Roller coaster malfunction causes cars to collide; multiple kids taken to hospital Five people were taken to the hospital Friday night after malfunctioning roller coaster failed to stop in Ocean City, Maryland.    &#...
19:42 2019-08-17

Aurora borealis: 15 must-see spots for checking out the northern lights GoBankingRates.com guides skygazers to the best spots to watch the northern lights in Alaska, Canada, Iceland, Greenland, Scotland and Scandinavia. ...
19:42 2019-08-17

New York City police apprehend man wanted in subway pressure cooker scare Police in New York City have apprehended the man they say caused a mass evacuation during Friday morning’s commute after he allegedly left several pr...
20:00 2019-08-17

Cricket Australia confirm Steve Smith passed assessments before returning to bat after blow to head Cricket Australia have confirmed they followed head impact protocol before Steve Smith returned to the middle following a blow to the head in the sec...
20:28 2019-08-17

‘Who Framed Roger Rabbit’ animator Richard Williams has died The daughter of acclaimed animator Richard Williams says that her father has died at age 86. Williams was best known for his work on ‘Who Framed Roge...
20:28 2019-08-17

Second NYC condo owner busted for dividing apartment illegally The Lower East Side condo owner who cut his apartment in half horizontally to rent bizarre pint-sized units to 11 desperate tenants wasn’t the ...
20:56 2019-08-17

Ezekiel Elliott Won't Face Criminal Charges For Knocking Over Event Staffer In Vegas Cowboys running back Ezekiel Elliott will not face criminal charges in connection to an incident in May where he shoved a member of an EDM festival’s...
20:56 2019-08-17

Vlad Guerrero Jr. Did A Spot-On Impersonation Of His Father With This Head-Scratching Homer While Vlad Guerrero Jr. has proven in his short career to be a dinger-mashing machine just like his father was, the comparisons between the two can ...
20:56 2019-08-17

Man is in custody for questioning in NYC bomb scare Larry Griffin, a man who has a criminal past, is in custody Saturday for questioning about three rice cookers that sparked a bomb scare in New York C...
21:14 2019-08-17

Emery on Ceballos: We are set up to use his quality "Arsenal manager Unai Emery explained that the side are trying to get the best out of new signing Dani Ceballos after he impressed in a 2-1 win over ...
22:00 2019-08-17

Tottenham boss Mauricio Pochettino: I am in love with VAR Mauricio Pochettino cheekily declared himself "in love" with VAR after Tottenham left Manchester City with a point thanks to a decisive, late interve...
22:28 2019-08-17

Tottenham analysis: Strange Pochettino tactics justified by unlikely point at Man City Gabriel Jesus was denied a last-gasp winner by VAR as Tottenham snatched a remarkable 2-2 draw against champions Manchester City at the Etihad Stadiu...
22:28 2019-08-17

Former Tour de France winner Felice Gimondi dies at age 76 Felice Gimondi, one of seven cyclists to have won all Grand Tours, has died at 76. He won the Tour de France, the Giro d'Italia and Spanish Vuel...
22:28 2019-08-17

Tyson Foods recalls frozen chicken patties over contamination with foreign matter Tyson Foods is recalling 39,078 pounds of frozen chicken patties over fears they may be contaminated with foreign matter, the US Department of Agric...
22:28 2019-08-17

Border patrol arrests Cuban stowaway at Miami airport Customs and Border Protection officers took into custody a 26-year-old Cuban national at the Miami International Airport early Friday after he arrive...
22:56 2019-08-17

Trump to Give Huawei More Time to Work With U.S. Customers The Trump administration plans to extend a temporary license enabling Huawei to continue working with U.S. customers despite national-security concer...
23:42 2019-08-17

| City boss Pep fuming after VAR controversy Pep Guardiola called for VAR to be "fixed" after Manchester City were denied a last-gasp winner in their dramatic 2-2 draw against Tottenham on Satur...
00:00 2019-08-18

| Pirates crash out of MTN 8 at first hurdle Wayde Jooste scored late as Highlands Park stunned Orlando Pirates 1-0 at the Orlando Stadium to dump the Soweto giants out of the MTN 8 competition....
00:00 2019-08-18

We’re now polluting the moon with near indestructible little creatures An Israeli spacecraft called Beresheet almost made it to the moon in April. It took a selfie with the lunar surface in the background, but then lost ...
00:00 2019-08-18

Microchipping your employees will always be dehumanizing — and pointless You may have heard of the latest approach to authentication in businesses: inserting microchips into their employees.  While this approach has worked...
00:00 2019-08-18

CHEAP: HAHAHAHAHA. There’s 80% discount on the JBL Under Armour Sports Wireless Welcome to CHEAP, our series about things that are good, but most of all, cheap. CHEAP! Running is great fun, but if you want to keep your running te...
00:00 2019-08-18

US will reportedly give Huawei another temporary reprieve Huawei hasn't had any luck reversing the US trade ban despite promises of removing some restrictions. It might be a long while before the compa...
00:00 2019-08-18

'Top of the league by six o'clock,' but will Borussia Dortmund still be there in May? The confidence surrounding Borussia Dortmund proved well-placed as the Black and Yellows blew Augsburg away. But, on a day of novelties in Dortmund, ...
00:28 2019-08-18

North Korea's leader inspects test-firing of new weapon North Korean leader Kim Jung Un inspected the country's sixth missile test of a new weapon in less than a month, Korean Central New Agency reported S...
00:56 2019-08-18

Hong Kong protests: Riot police hit the streets after thousands march through city for latest demonstration Riot police took to the streets of Hong Kong today after thousands of schoolteachers marched through the Chinese territory in the latest weekend of p...
00:56 2019-08-18

Nintendo says there is no Switch exchange program You might not want to buy a first-generation Switch with the assumption Nintendo will replace it with a new model. A Nintendo spokesperson has flatl...
01:14 2019-08-18

Stephen Miller Wanted to Block Undocumented Children from Public Schools Just when you thought Trump senior adviser and psychopath Stephen Miller couldn’t be any more diabolical, a new report says that he wanted to find a ...
01:14 2019-08-18

|Customarymarriageamendmentsgivewomenmorefinancialclout A new bill has some important financial implications regarding customary marriages in SA, according to John Manyike, head of financial education at O...
01:14 2019-08-18

|UKcourtopenswayfor$9bnclaimagainstNigeria A British judge on Friday gave the green light for a tiny private firm to seize more than $9 billion in assets from the Nigerian government over a fa...
01:14 2019-08-18

7 Killed As Ferry Catches Fire In Indonesia Seven people, including two children, were killed and four others missing after a ferry carrying dozens of passengers caught fire off Indonesia's Sul...
01:14 2019-08-18

Jean-Luc Brunel: three former models say they were sexually assaulted by Jeffrey Epstein friend Special investigation: As attention turns to associates of the deceased billionaire sex offender, the French model scout is back in the headlinesOn a...
01:14 2019-08-18

Hong Kong: three rallies mark 11th weekend of protests Demonstrators aim to show public support for movement remains strongThousands of demonstrators took to the streets of Hong Kong, as they sought to sh...
01:14 2019-08-18

The misogyny Steve King embodies is very much in the DNA of the Republican party The Republican party is very much Steve King’s party – don’t let any Republican try and pretend otherwiseSign up for the Week in Patriarchy, a newsle...
01:14 2019-08-18

All Blacks deliver Bledisloe pain with 36-point whitewash of Wallabies Stark reversal of fortunes on home soil delivers Cup to holdersAustralians left to pick up pieces ahead of World CupNew Zealand secured the 2019 Bled...
01:14 2019-08-18

Fears grow that WW2 wreck could explode on Kent coast Experts divided over risk from US munitions ship that sank 75 years ago near SheernessIt is 75 years this Tuesday since the SS Richard Montgomery san...
01:14 2019-08-18

Suketu Mehta: ‘The migration debate is driven by populists – they can tell a false story well’ The Pulitzer finalist’s latest book is an ‘immigrant’s manifesto’. He talks about creating a media storm and why he wants to get on Fox NewsSuketu Me...
01:14 2019-08-18

UK parliament cannot stop Brexit, Johnson to tell Macron and Merkel Prime Minister Boris Johnson will tell French President Emmanuel Macron and German Chancellor Angela Merkel that the Westminster parliament cannot st...
01:14 2019-08-18

EU's Juncker cuts holiday short for urgent surgery: statement The outgoing head of the European Union's executive, Jean-Claude Juncker of the European Commission, has cut short a holiday to undergo urgent surger...
01:14 2019-08-18

European roundup: Dortmund crush Augsburg, Monaco crash again Bundesliga hopefuls hit back from a goal downNice go top of Ligue 1 after win at Nîmes Borussia Dortmund crushed Augsburg 5-1 in their Bundesliga ope...
01:42 2019-08-18

Gutsy Newbury win puts Technician back in frame for success in St Leger • Victory in Geoffrey Freer Stakes rekindles expectations• Trainer says Doncaster classic is now ‘logical next step’Martyn Meade can dream once more ...
01:42 2019-08-18

North Korea's Kim Jong Un expresses 'great satisfaction' over latest weapons tests North Korea said Saturday that leader Kim Jong Un supervised another test-firing of an unspecified new weapon, seen as an attempt to pressure Washing...
01:42 2019-08-18

Hedge fund suing Sanjay Valvani’s widow to recover the millions he earned at firm The hedge fund swindled by Sanjay Valvani, who killed himself just days after being indicted for insider trading, is suing to get the $105 million he...
02:00 2019-08-18

U.S. Issues Warrant to Seize Iranian Oil Tanker in Gibraltar The U.S. launched new legal action to detain an Iranian tanker in Gibraltar that has become a symbol of tensions between Tehran and the West, unveili...
02:28 2019-08-18

Democratic Senators Urge FCC to Delay T-Mobile-Sprint Merger Vote, Seek Public Comment In July, the Department of Justice cleared T-Mobile’s planned takeover of Sprint, paving the way for the nation’s third and fourth largest wireless c...
02:28 2019-08-18

Prosecutor offered Philadelphia gunman fake sentencing during standoff Philadelphia District Attorney Larry Krasner negotiated a “phony baloney” sentence with the gunman in the harrowing 7 1/2-hour standoff t...
02:56 2019-08-18

Slayer Livery Too Metal For Rick Ware Racing We were amped up to hear that Rick Ware Racing was going have its #54 car driven by J.J. Yeley liveried to promote the band’s final tour to tonight’s...
02:56 2019-08-18

Texas dad charged with homicide after 12-year-old daughter crashes SUV into man and his dog A Houston man was charged with negligent homicide and endangering a child Friday after police say his 12-year-old daughter drove an SUV into a man an...
02:56 2019-08-18

They butchered Richard Williams' The Thief And The Cobbler, but its surreal beauty survives online Earlier today we wrote about the death of Richard Williams, the Oscar-winning animator behind Disney’s Who Framed Roger Rabbit. Among Williams’ many ...
03:14 2019-08-18

That damn Friends monkey is starring in the Y: The Last Man show It’s one of those weird truths of the history of television production that one of the biggest TV shows of all time—a network-saving miracle that dom...
03:14 2019-08-18

Esad Ribić showcases Conan’s primal appeal in his fully painted Exodus When it comes to pure masculinity, few characters match Conan The Barbarian. He’s a huge, preternaturally strong warrior who rises from rogue to king...
03:14 2019-08-18

Apple Sues Corellium for Selling Access to Cloud-Based 'Perfect Replicas' of iOS Apple is suing a company, Corellium LLC, that it says is illegally reselling virtual copies of its iOS operating system under the pretense of legitim...
03:14 2019-08-18

India Plans Big Detention Camps for Migrants. Muslims Are Afraid. Four million people in one state are at risk of being denied citizenship in a government campaign critics say is driven by a Hindu nationalist agenda...
03:42 2019-08-18

Everything points to Reds’ surprise phenom being for real When you see the name Aristides Aquino, what comes to mind? An unknown Greek god who may have been the third cousin of Zeus? A philosopher, like Aris...
04:28 2019-08-18

Mets confident an Edwin Diaz resurgence may be ‘this close’ KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Mets pitching coach Phil Regan held his left thumb about a half-inch from his index finger on Saturday when discussing his pet pro...
04:28 2019-08-18

Jets’ Le’Veon Bell can thank chess for running prowess It was a rainy day in Columbus, Ohio, when Le’Veon Bell first discovered the game of chess. He was in third grade and the weather forced the class in...
04:28 2019-08-18

Pat Shurmur is coaching with urgency Giants desperately need What do you think fans who root for and athletes who play for the Bills and Redskins think when they look ahead to the first month of the regular sea...
04:28 2019-08-18

How to spot a ‘white rainbow’ White rainbows, aka fog bows, are similar to colorful rainbows except for one minor thing that makes a big impact on its appearance.   ...
05:56 2019-08-18

How fierce are '47 Meters Down: Uncaged' sharks? Summer's best movie villains, ranked The sharks of '47 Meters Down: Uncaged' enter our summer's villain rankings. Will Thanos continue to reign, or is it time for him to g...
06:14 2019-08-18

Airlines already selling seats on Boeing’s still-grounded 737 MAX planes Airlines are selling thousands of seats on Boeing’s still-grounded 737 MAX aircraft, betting the planes will be cleared to fly by the time they’re sc...
06:42 2019-08-18

Drako's GTE electric supercar will be a four-motor, 1,200HP monster The new Tesla Roadster won't be the only wildly overpowered electric supercar arriving in the near future. Drako Motors (a startup created by B...
06:42 2019-08-18

Germany's Jewish council warns against AfD's 'right-wing extremism' The president of the Central Council of Jews in Germany has sharply criticized the Alternative for Germany (AfD) party, saying that it "incites fears...
06:42 2019-08-18

Amazon delivers Volkswagen's 'Final Edition' Beetles The iconic car rolled off the assembly line in July 2019 after more than two decades since its relaunch. There are only 65 'Final Edition' Beetles av...
06:42 2019-08-18

Brosseau's RBI single in 13th lifts Rays past Tigers 1-0 Mike Brosseau's pinch-hit RBI single in the 13th inning drove in Eric Sogard to give the Tampa Bay Rays a 1-0 win over the Detroit Tigers  ...
07:00 2019-08-18

Upset city: 9-1 shot Higher Power wins $1M Pacific Classic Higher Power won the $1 million Pacific Classic by 5 1/4 lengths at Del Mar, leading a trio of long-shot finishers      ...
07:00 2019-08-18

Fan given CPR in stands at Giants-Diamondbacks game A fan had a medical issue and was given CPR in the stands behind home plate at Chase Field during Saturday's Giants-Diamondbacks game  ...
07:00 2019-08-18

Suppliers' party may be ending Forecasters warn a combination of rising costs, falling vehicle sales and uncertainty over future technologies may end a decade of growth in the auto...
07:00 2019-08-18

Feds: 58,000 UAW watches never handed out, but kickbacks were Charges against Michael Grimes bring the scandal closer to former UAW Vice President Joe Ashton, who headed the GM department from 2010 through 2014,...
07:00 2019-08-18

More than 40 charged in federal court from Mississippi ICE raid, but no company officials So far, more than 40 arrest warrants have been filed in federal court resulting from the Aug. 7 immigration raid.       ...
07:28 2019-08-18

Miocic knocks out Cormier to reclaim UFC crown Stipe Miocic got his revenge by knocking out Daniel Cormier in the fourth round of their rematch to reclaim the UFC heavyweight championship on Satur...
08:14 2019-08-18

Peter Fonda partied with Beatles, inspired a line in 'She Said She Said': report Peter Fonda, who died Friday at 79, was not only part of the fabric of 1960s Hollywood with movies like “Easy Rider,” he also apparently helped inspi...
08:14 2019-08-18

Trump Administration Asks Supreme Court to Permit Employment Discrimination Against Transgender Workers The Trump administration’s Department of Justice is asking the Supreme Court to set a legal precedent that would enable employers to fire emplo...
08:42 2019-08-18

'Hundreds of lives saved' by new digital sepsis alerts Hundreds of lives are being saved every year thanks to a new digital alert system which automatically flags possible cases of sepsis in hospitals, th...
08:42 2019-08-18

Arrest made in decades-old Florida rape after victim reminds police about case Florida detectives say DNA helped them crack a brutal rape from 36 years ago that was recently reopened after the victim reached out to remind them t...
09:28 2019-08-18

Riverfront Bronx park now a wasteland after $4M makeover A riverfront park the city spruced up with $4 million in taxpayer money is now a virtual wasteland. The main entrance to Bridge Park in the Bronx, a ...
09:28 2019-08-18

‘Get to know each other’: Captain’s plea to cops at Johnny Rios’ funeral The funeral of Police Officer Johnny Rios on Saturday became an appeal for cops to care for themselves and each other, marking a somber end to a week...
09:28 2019-08-18

Queens man accidentally backs into wife with car, killing her A woman was killed Saturday when her husband accidentally backed into her while washing their car at a Queens gas station, police said. Isabel Ramire...
09:28 2019-08-18

He spends half his $1300 monthly salary on rent. This is why he's fighting for a fairer Hong Kong Originally sparked by opposition to a now-suspended extradition bill, the unrest has expanded to include a range of demands tapping into longstanding...
09:56 2019-08-18

Miocic reclaims heavyweight title with knockout win over Cormier Stipe Miocic reclaimed the heavyweight title with a stunning fourth-round knockout of Daniel Cormier and Nate Diaz scored a dominant decision win aga...
09:56 2019-08-18

MLB notebook: Sale (elbow) may be out for season The Boston Red Sox placed left-hander Chris Sale on the 10-day injured list with left elbow inflammation on Saturday, and he could be finished for th...
09:56 2019-08-18

Belt's grand slam, 6 RBIs lead Giants over Arizona, 11-6 Brandon Belt hit a grand slam and tied a career high with six RBIs, and Kevin Pillar had a career high five hits to lead the San Francisco Giants to ...
10:14 2019-08-18

|EXPLAINER:WhatisGDP? Gross domestic product or GDP is a measure of the size and health of a country’s economy over a period of time. It is also used to compare the size o...
11:14 2019-08-18

Peugeot 3008: ‘Perfect for the Pyrenees – or the school run’ Peugeot’s comfortable new SUV offers cycling correspondent Jeremy Whittle a front row seat to all the action at this year’s Tour de FrancePeugeot 300...
11:14 2019-08-18

Several Stranded, Houses Damaged After Cloudburst In Uttarakhand A cloudburst triggered floods in Uttarakhand's Uttarkashi district on Sunday, prompting the state government to dispatch teams of Indo-Tibetan Border...
11:14 2019-08-18

"Thought-Provoking": Shatrughan Sinha On PM's Independence Day Speech Actor-politician Shatrughan Sinha, known for his sharply critical comments on Twitter against Prime Minister Narendra Modi, today heaped praise on hi...
11:14 2019-08-18

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 oppor...
11:42 2019-08-18

UA Police searching for armed robbery suspects after carjacking TUCSON — The University of Arizona police is searching for two suspects who were involved in an armed robbery and a carjacking. Authorities say...
11:42 2019-08-18

Early access program gives us a sneak peek at Apple Arcade We've been eagerly awaiting the arrival of Apple Arcade since it was announced back in March, and now we have a few more clues as to what it wil...
11:42 2019-08-18

Argentina Treasury minister resigns, says 'significant renewal' needed amid economic crisis Argentina´s Treasury Minister Nicolas Dujovne has resigned, saying in a letter seen by Reuters on Saturday he believed the government needed “signifi...
11:42 2019-08-18

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 cra...
11:42 2019-08-18

The Latest: Hong Kong protesters occupy major road Tens of thousands of protesters have occupied a major road in central Hong Kong and are marching onward after a large public park could not contain t...
11:42 2019-08-18

Liberty coach Hugh Freeze sidelined by life-threatening staph infection Liberty University head football coach Hugh Freeze was recovering from surgery this weekend after a life-threatening staph infection entered his bloo...
12:28 2019-08-18

Richard Williams, 'Roger Rabbit' and 'The Pink Panther' animator, dead at 86 Richard Williams, the animator known for his work on "Who Framed Roger Rabbit" and two "Pink Panther" films, is dead, his family told PA Media, the U...
12:56 2019-08-18

Bangladesh slum fire destroys thousands of homes The huge blaze razed around 2,000 tin shacks in a crowded Dhaka slum, making at least 3,000 people homeless. Fires are frequent — and many a time dea...
13:14 2019-08-18

Hirakawa takes first Super Formula win at Motegi, Cassidy gets series lead Ryo Hirakawa notched up his maiden Super Formula victory at Motegi, as Nick Cassidy finished on the podium to snatch the championship lead from Naoki...
14:00 2019-08-18

The Cycle Show 2019 preview: ‘Take your pick from 200 exhibitors and 500 brands’ | Martin Love Celebrating its 18th year, the Cycle Show returns to the NEC in September – be prepared to be wowed by all things two-wheeledThe Cycle ShowWhere NEC ...
14:28 2019-08-18

Real prepare late Eriksen bid as contract talks at Spurs stall - Paper Round "Real Madrid prepare a bid for Christian Eriksen as his contract runs down, Inter Milan to loan Alexis Sanchez and Barcelona plan Neymar loan offer."...
14:28 2019-08-18

EESL Partners With Apollo Hospitals to Install Public Charging Stations Energy Efficiency Services Limited (EESL), a joint venture of PSUs under the Ministry of Power has announced its first partnership with the private s...
14:56 2019-08-18

2020 Hyundai Grand i10 Nios Starts Arriving At Dealerships The new generation Hyundai Grand i10 Nios is just days away from its launch in India, and the hatchback has started arriving at dealerships. The auto...
14:56 2019-08-18

Epstein's attorneys 'not satisfied' with autopsy results that concluded financier died by hanging Lawyers for Jeffrey Epstein were "not satisfied" with the autopsy results for the disgraced financier, who the New York City medical examiner conclud...
14:56 2019-08-18

ISIS claims responsibility for Kabul wedding bombing that killed 63 ISIS has claimed responsibility for the late-night suicide bombing that killed at least 63 people — including women and children — and wo...
15:14 2019-08-18

Islamic State claims bombing at Kabul wedding that killed 63 The death toll from a late-night suicide bombing at a crowded wedding party in the Afghan capital rose to at least 63 on Sunday, including women and ...
15:14 2019-08-18

The Restless Peninsula: The Proud and Colorful History of Iberia Over the ages, the Iberian Peninsula was a melting pot of diverse cultures and civilizations, a piece of Europe that saw numerous migrations and many...
15:42 2019-08-18

Dozens possibly dead after explosion at Afghanistan wedding Afghanistan officials believe dozens are dead after an explosion rocked a crowded wedding hall west of the country's capital of Kabul Saturday evenin...
15:42 2019-08-18

Biggest Hong Kong Protest in Weeks Sends Peaceful Message for Change Hong Kong’s pro-democracy demonstrators braved torrential rain to hold their largest rally in weeks, in a show of strength by more moderate protest l...
15:42 2019-08-18

Scores Killed in Afghanistan Wedding Blast The death toll from a suicide bombing at a wedding in Afghanistan’s capital is at least 63, including women and children, officials said Sunday, as K...
15:42 2019-08-18

Just putting it out there: I still buy MP3s In this column, “Just putting this out there…,” we write about the odd ways we engage with tech and the unpopular opinions we form about it. One of m...
16:14 2019-08-18

Germany's Seehofer warns refugees who take Syria vacations Refugees who return to Syria for holidays might lose their refugee status in Germany, German Interior Minister Horst Seehofer told the Bild newspaper...
17:00 2019-08-18

| Archer's 'heart skipped a beat' after ball hit Smith's neck England fast bowler Jofra Archer insisted he had no intention to hit Australia's Steve Smith during the second Ashes Test, saying "everyone's heart s...
17:00 2019-08-18

RPT-Wall St Week Ahead-Lower rates could boost housing stocks, but risks remain Lower U.S. interest rates could help support outperforming U.S. homebuilder stocks, even as they raise worries about the economy, while a bonanza of ...
17:42 2019-08-18

Chinese police investigate FedEx package containing handgun Police in Southeast China's Fujian province have launched an investigation after a FedEx parcel sent from the United States was found to contain a ha...
17:42 2019-08-18

Charity boat rejects Spain's offer to stranded migrants A Spanish charity operating a migrant rescue ship stranded off the coast of Italy has rejected an offer from Spain to dock in Algeciras, citing the u...
18:00 2019-08-18

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 f...
18:00 2019-08-18

Hong Kong protesters throng streets peacefully in heavy rain Hundreds of thousands of anti-government protesters rallied peacefully in Hong Kong on Sunday, filling major thoroughfares in sometimes torrential ra...
18:00 2019-08-18

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 pla...
18:00 2019-08-18

Iran ready to escort Adrian Darya-1 oil tanker in the Gulf: navy commander Iran is ready to dispatch its naval fleet to escort its Adrian Darya-1 oil tanker, which is currently in Gibraltar, Iran's navy commander said on Sun...
18:00 2019-08-18

Ships passed us by, says sole survivor of migrant tragedy The only survivor of a disastrous attempt by 15 migrants to reach Europe by sea from Libya said ships passed them by and ignored their pleas to be re...
18:00 2019-08-18

'People who love life and music' - dance parties return to Baghdad Members of rival Iraqi biker gangs, clad in studded leather and black berets, burst out of their semi-circles to break dance, their tattoo-covered ar...
18:00 2019-08-18

Five ways to have a healthier lunchtime Choose your food carefully, don’t eat at your desk – and try for a quick burst of exerciseIt is cheaper and you know what is in it. Healthy leftovers...
18:00 2019-08-18

Gibraltar Rejects U.S. Attempt to Detain Iranian Tanker Gibraltar rejected a last-minute American attempt to detain an Iranian tanker, opening the way for the ship to sail out of the British overseas terri...
18:00 2019-08-18

Chinese Police Probe Gun in FedEx Package Chinese police are investigating the presence of a gun in a package shipped by FedEx to China from the U.S., the latest scrutiny directed at the Amer...
18:00 2019-08-18

'Tonight Show' comedian Kip Addotta dead at 75 Comedian Kip Addotta, who frequently appeared on "The Tonight Show," has died. His family posted on Facebook but did not provide details on his death...
18:56 2019-08-18

Apple Watch 5 release date, price, news and rumors The Apple Watch holds the title of the best selling smartwatch, and a version of it adorns wrists all over the world - but it's still not perfec...
18:56 2019-08-18

Major Bluetooth security flaw leaves millions of devices at risk A significant security vulnerability in Bluetooth has left millions of smartphones and other devices at risk of attack, researchers have said.The fla...
18:56 2019-08-18

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...
19:14 2019-08-18

New evidence emerges of Russian role in Ukraine conflict Research group Forensic Architecture collected images to use in ECHR caseNewly collated evidence documenting Russian military involvement in the conf...
19:14 2019-08-18

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...
19:14 2019-08-18

Philippe Besson: ‘I told Macron he had zero chance of becoming president’ The celebrated novelist on his friendship with France’s first couple and his latest book, a French Brokeback Mountain. Plus, a Q&A with translator Mo...
19:14 2019-08-18

Detained oil tanker at centre of US power struggle 'set to depart' 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 ...
19:14 2019-08-18

U.K. could face shortages of food, medicine with no-deal Brexit: leaked report According to "secret" documents obtained by the Sunday Times, the U.K. government warns of "significant" disruptions to the supply of drugs and medic...
19:14 2019-08-18

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 Tim...
19:42 2019-08-18

This tiny Michigantown gym was once ruled by a goose in a diaper The high school burned down, but a handful of Michigantown residents saved its historic little gym to honor the tradition, the coach and the goose. ...
20:00 2019-08-18

Sean McVay broke down plays on TV during a Rams game, and it was delightful Sean McVay hopped onto a headset with the NFL Network broadcast during the Los Angeles Rams' 14-10 loss to the Dallas Cowboys.   ...
20:00 2019-08-18

For better or worse, George R.R. Martin says the end of Game Of Thrones isn't influencing his books Presumably because he’s a big fan of search engine optimization, George R.R. Martin spent a lot of time back in May talking about how his A Song Of I...
20:28 2019-08-18

I bought a $500,000 life insurance policy at age 25 and I'd recommend every 20-something do the same Shutterstock Four years ago, I bought a $500,000 term life insurance policy. At the time, I was 25 years old. Becoming a new dad and recent homeowne...
20:56 2019-08-18

'May God ruin him': Rep. Rashida Tlaib's grandmother reacts to Trump's tweet about her not wanting to see the congresswoman after she was barred form Israel Photo by Bill Pugliano/Getty Images Representative Rashida Tlaib from Detroit, Michigan declined Israel's offer of a humanitarian visit to see her e...
20:56 2019-08-18

Trump talked about putting a massive tariff on French wine at a Hamptons fundraiser, according to report Christophe Petit Tesson/Pool via AP President Donald Trump floated a tariff of as much as 100% on French wine at a fundraiser in Long Island, accord...
20:56 2019-08-18

Wilfred Ndidi rescues point for Leicester after first-half howler against Chelsea Once again Chelsea fell away in the second half. The early optimism was forgotten long before the final whistle and a day that was supposed to belong...
21:14 2019-08-18

Dina Asher-Smith finishes second in Birmingham to boost Qatar hopes • Winner Miller-Uibo will not compete in 200m in Doha• Johnson-Thompson impresses with third in long jumpThe biggest victories don’t always come on p...
21:14 2019-08-18

How do I ask my chatty co-workers to shut up? I work in a large office with the dreaded open-seating plan. Several co-workers regularly eat lunch at their desks and socialize as though they’re at...
21:14 2019-08-18

Jamie Foxx and Singer Sela Vave Leave Nightclub Holding Hands Jamie Foxx made headlines this weekend when he was spotted with an woman named Sela Vave outside a West Hollywood nightclub on Friday night. The not...
22:00 2019-08-18

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 ug...
22:00 2019-08-18

Amid Trump’s tariff war, Americans give free trade high marks: poll Nearly two-thirds of Americans, or 64 percent — a new high — back free trade because they believe it's good for the economy and say the country can't...
22:00 2019-08-18

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 tha...
22:28 2019-08-18

MLB's Chris Davis connects with young fan who helped end player's record hitless streak Baltimore Orioles first baseman Chris Davis, who set a record for the longest hitless streak in MLB history met with a very special youngster on Satu...
22:28 2019-08-18

Pre-Columbian Explorers in the Americas: The Hard Evidence These days, few people still believe Christopher Columbus was the first explorer to travel to the “New World.”  ...
22:28 2019-08-18

The Met Reviews Items It Received From a Dealer, Now a Looting Suspect The Metropolitan Museum of Art is studying the Indian artifacts it holds that track back to a man accused of running a major antiquities smuggling ri...
22:28 2019-08-18

Former Running Back Cedric Benson Dies In Motorcycle Crash Former Bears, Bengals and Packers running back Cedric Benson died on Saturday in a motorcycle crash in Austin, Texas, according to multiple reports. ...
22:56 2019-08-18

Facebook should stop trying to disrupt payments with Libra and focus on repair Facebook has had quite a run operating in the completely unregulated, wild world of social media, finally ending with a mea culpa that it needs gover...
22:56 2019-08-18

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 ...
23:14 2019-08-18

Sick of the heat? Here's where you can find a cool family vacation in summer It's the middle of summer, and you're probably indoors right now, a refugee from the unbearable heat. Maybe you're imagining a cool fa...
23:14 2019-08-18

|Debtrelief:'PoorestofthepoorwillpayaheavypriceforSA'sdebtforgivenesslegislation' Writing off loans belonging to banks and other financial institutions albeit under strict conditions, is sending out entirely the wrong message, writ...
23:14 2019-08-18

Girl in wheelchair rescued by stilt dancer after plunging into ocean A wheelchair-bound girl rolled off a pier in the US Virgin islands and into the ocean — prompting two men to jump in after her, with the heroic rescu...
23:14 2019-08-18

| Mickelson almost misses tee time after hotel 'struck by lightning' Phil Mickelson said he narrowly avoided missing his final-round tee time for the BMW Championship at Medinah after his hotel room was "struck by ligh...
23:42 2019-08-18

Sporting expression 'caught fire' takes on literal meaning The sporting expression "caught fire" took on a literal meaning on Sunday as several players at the BMW Championship, including Phil Mickelson, were ...
23:42 2019-08-18