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Oh No, George R.R. Martin Feels Less Pressure to Finish His Books Now That Game of Thrones Is Over With Game of Thrones now over, fans of the world George R.R. Martin created can turn their attention to the yet-to-be-published final two books in the series. Not that fans haven’t been doing that for...
03:34 2019-07-16

CBS and Viacom set August target date for merger talks, after exploring for more than a year Both companies report earnings on Aug. 8, so the CBS and Viacom boards have set that as a natural deadline to agree to a merger. Price won't be discussed by the companies until the end of negotia...
01:17 2019-07-16

Former Wells Fargo CEO: 'This is the time' for bank acquisitions Former Wells Fargo CEO Richard Kovacevich says the depressed valuations for banks and other financial firms mean "this is the time" for acquisitions and mergers in the industry....
01:17 2019-07-16

S&P ends near flat as Citigroup results sink banks; Nasdaq hits new high The benchmark S&P 500 index ended little changed on Monday after oscillating between positive and negative territory throughout the session after Citigroup Inc kicked off the earnings season with a m...
01:17 2019-07-16

Vale to pay $106.5 million to workers affected by Brazil dam disaster Brazilian mining company Vale SA said on Monday it would pay 400 million reais ($106.52 million) to compensate workers affected by the deadly rupture of a tailings dam in January that killed at least ...
01:17 2019-07-16

Tennessee police advise public over threat of ‘meth gators’ "Folks…please don’t flush your drugs m’kay," Loretto Police Department wrote on Facebook on Saturday, adding that "if it made it far enough we could create meth-gators."...
23:00 2019-07-15

Watch: Cincinnati Reds' Phillip Ervin records six hits in win over Colorado Rockies Cincinnati Reds left fielder Phillip Ervin tied a franchise record by recording six hits in the Reds' 17-9 victory over the Rockies on Saturday night....
06:51 2019-07-15

Off-duty MTA conductor cuffed for flashing gun, resisting arrest An off-duty MTA Conductor was arrested for resisting arrest after baring a firearm Sunday morning, according to police. Najae Paige, 29, entered a building just after 1 a.m. in East Harlem where he li...
04:00 2019-07-15

Mexico's Economy Falters as U.S. Chugs Along Mexico is slipping toward a recession even as the U.S. economy continues to grow, the first time in 25 years that the neighbors’ economic cycles have fallen sharply out of sync....
03:17 2019-07-15

Trump Fans the Flames of a Racial Fire While other presidents have found ways to appeal to the resentments of white Americans with subtle and not-so-subtle appeals, none of them in modern times have done so as overtly as this one....
02:34 2019-07-15

Two injured while saving animals from fire TUCSON –  Officials are now trying to figure out what caused a fire that killed two animals and put two people in the hospital. Rural Metro firefighters were called to the home near Palo Verde a...
02:00 2019-07-15

Woman dies after Saturday night crash in Oro Valley ORO VALLEY — Oro Valley police say a woman is dead after a head-on collision Saturday night. Officers say the crash happened around 9 p.m. near Moore Rd. and Zircon Lane. Police responded to a r...
02:00 2019-07-15

Construction starts on massive telescope in Hawaii MAUNA KEA, Hawaii (AP) – Scientists say the massive telescope they plan to build atop Hawaii’s highest peak will help them peer back to the time just after the Big Bang and answer fundamen...
02:00 2019-07-15

Battersea car attack: Police hunt driver who fled scene after ramming vehicle into group of people during altercation Police are hunting a hit-and-run driver who fled the scene after ramming a vehicle into a group of people during an altercation in south west London....
22:51 2019-07-14

Airplane fan restores old jet, finds hidden John Lennon boarding pass It cost him $100,000 to find this ticket to ride. A German airplane enthusiast restoring an old jet found an unexpected lost treasure hidden in a wall — a boarding pass used by John Lennon and s...
21:34 2019-07-14

The 5 best early Prime Day deals you can get this Sunday Prime Day starts tomorrow, but Amazon is already slashing prices on popular items such as Sony WH-1000XM3s, Lillebaby Carriers, and more for Prime Day.       ...
21:34 2019-07-14

Chandrayaan-2 Mission Launch: How to Watch Live Stream Tonight ISRO's landmark Chandrayaan-2 mission will take off from Sriharikota on July 15 with the objective of a soft landing on moon's surface. Here's how you can watch it live....
20:34 2019-07-14

The cost control concern that risks "killing" Formula E Nissan e.dams ABB FIA Formula E team principal Jean-Paul Driot has warned the governing body it risks "killing the championship" if it is not consistent on cost control issues...
20:00 2019-07-14

| 'What protests?': Sudan's desert nomads untouched by Bashir's downfall Not far from Sudan's capital Khartoum, the epicentre of an uprising that toppled autocratic ruler Omar al-Bashir, dozens of camel traders are oblivious to the country's biggest political upheaval in d...
19:17 2019-07-14

Fear missing out? Amazon knows it—and uses it to make Prime Day sales Amazon's marketing for its annual Prime Day plays on our fear of missing out on deals and discounts. Experts weigh in on the consumer psychology behind Prime Day....
19:17 2019-07-14

US consumer debt surges to record highs America has a shocking new “savings and loan” crisis. Consumer debt is surging to record highs, fueled by rising mortgage debt, student loans and a binge on credit card use. And more Americans are fla...
19:00 2019-07-14

Burkina Faso tightens press freedom amid security crisis Law defined ‘death sentence’ for media outlets criminalises demoralisation of armed forcesOne of Africa’s bastions of press freedom is attempting to enact harsh legislation that threatens journalists ...
18:34 2019-07-14

Iran and U.K. Talk Over Tanker Crisis The U.K. and Iran sought to defuse tensions over a detained Iranian oil tanker in the British overseas territory of Gibraltar but failed to resolve an issue that has raised new fears about military co...
18:17 2019-07-14

Sunday Comics: My Finger Slipped! Hello! It’s time for Kotaku’s Sunday Comics, your weekly roundup of the best webcomics. The images enlarge if you click on the magnifying glass icon....
17:51 2019-07-14

Novak Djokovic v Roger Federer: Wimbledon men's singles final – live! Wimbledon men’s singles final latest from Centre CourtNew Zealand v England: Cricket World Cup final – live!And email Jacob or tweet him with your thoughts 4.11pm BST Third set: Djokovic* 7-6, 1-6, 5-...
17:17 2019-07-14

Hamilton takes record sixth British GP win Formula One world champion Lewis Hamilton won his home British Grand Prix for a record sixth time on Sunday to stretch his lead over Mercedes team mate Valtteri Bottas to 39 points....
17:00 2019-07-14

Craigslist's Craig Newmark: 'Outrage is profitable. Most online outrage is faked for profit' The founder of the online classifieds site is a survivor from the era of internet optimism. He has given significant sums to protect the future of news – and rejects the idea his website helped cause ...
17:00 2019-07-14

How to chew your food properly Digestion starts in the mouth so, to avoid overburdening your stomach, it is important to chew food well. A nutritionist gives some helpful adviceYou should chew your food until it is small enough to ...
17:00 2019-07-14

She moved from Canada to Somalia to tell positive stories, but ended up dead in a terrorist attack "What a blessing to be back home in Somalia after 30+ years away," Hodan Nalayeh posted on her Instagram on May 1 this year, in what she described as "her first Ramadan back home."...
16:51 2019-07-14

Formula E set for title showdown in New York "The all-electric Formula E title will be decided in Sunday\u0027s season finale after series leader Jean-Eric Vergne failed to score in the first of two races in New York."...
15:51 2019-07-14

Simona Halep: A rare talent not crushed by the weight of victory "One hour after dismantling Serena Williams in a brutal, efficient 6-2 6-2 demolition on her Centre Court, Simona Halep beamed as she recounted a perfect day that ended with her first Wimbledon title....
15:17 2019-07-14

The recipe that reminds me of home Greek souvlaki, Somali bean stew, Indonesian omelette – dishes that take our cooks back to their rootsThe key to Somali cooking is xawaash spice mix – translated it means “the essentials”. It’s often ...
15:00 2019-07-14

Is this the end of wellness? After a trend of magical thinking and quick fixes, science-based solutions may not be so dullLike a worm cut in half, its head regenerating into a new, even angrier worm, the “wellness” trend is one t...
15:00 2019-07-14

Best shows on Netflix for UAE (July 2019) Best Netflix Shows: Welcome to TechRadar's guide to the best shows and TV series you can stream on Netflix in the UAE.Want to know what the best Netflix TV shows and best Netflix series are right...
14:34 2019-07-14

Tour de France 2019: stage nine – live! Rolling report on the 170km Bastille Day stage to BrioudeEmail Tom or tweet him with your thoughts on the stage 12.49pm BST 153km to go: It looks as if the big break will be made on the Mur itself, wh...
14:00 2019-07-14

Prince George got a tennis lesson from Roger Federer, who said the potential future king's game is 'already good' AP/AP Kate Middleton revealed earlier this month that Prince George got a tennis lesson from Roger Federer. Federer called the future king "cute," and said that it was a "big" deal to be considered h...
13:51 2019-07-14

A group of police officers shot a man dead after he was caught throwing incendiary devices at a migrant detention center Google Streetview A man died early Saturday morning after throwing incendiary devices at an immigration jail in Tacoma, Washington while armed with a rifle. The man, who has not been identified yet,...
13:51 2019-07-14

Red hot up-and-comers Archie Sharp and Dennis McCann show the future of British boxing is as fun as it is flashy Queensberry Promotions Archie Sharp, a super featherweight contender, and Dennis McCann, a two-fight bantamweight novice, showed that the future of British boxing is in good hands. Sharp showboated h...
13:51 2019-07-14

Why Venice floods every year Venice is nicknamed "The Floating City" because of its annual floods. At times, almost 75% of Venice can be flooded. So why does the Italian city flood every year? Visit INSIDER's homepage for more st...
13:51 2019-07-14

Switch Lite Warning: Why you should wait before buying Nintendo's new console Nintendo will be launching a new console later this year, but ahead of investing in the machine at the console's release you may want to consider how easy it is moving from system to system......
13:34 2019-07-14

Locals compete in cardboard canoe race Intrepid sailors competed Saturday in a race of cardboard kayaks. Participating kids and teens joined 15 teams that designed and built the boats just before the race. The festivities, sponsored by Con...
13:17 2019-07-14

| 'Stars align' as Federer seeks to break Djokovic spell in Wimbledon final Roger Federer believes the "stars have aligned" as he attempts to become the oldest Grand Slam winner of modern times in the final against Novak Djokovic....
12:51 2019-07-14

Permafrost thaw sparks fear of mammoth ivory 'gold rush' in Russia Prospectors dig up remains of extinct animals for trade worth an estimated £40m a yearActivists and officials in northern Russia have warned of a “gold rush” for mammoth ivory as prospectors dig up tu...
12:51 2019-07-14

|SundayRead:AlookatSA'sautomanufacturingindustry About a third of value addition within SA's domestic manufacturing sector is derived either directly or indirectly from vehicle assembly and automotive component manufacturing activity....
12:34 2019-07-14

Giannis says he's at '60 percent' of his potential Despite coming off a dominant MVP season in which he lead the Bucks to the Eastern Conference finals, Giannis Antetokounmpo told ESPN "there's a lot of things I can improve on."...
12:00 2019-07-14

MLB roundup: Reds pound out 24 hits in win Phillip Ervin went 6-for-6 and the Cincinnati Reds rolled to a 17-9 win against the Colorado Rockies in the second game of the three-game series in Denver on Saturday night....
11:51 2019-07-14

Anthony Davis gets new number at long-awaited Lakers moment EL SEGUNDO, Calif. — Anthony Davis’ year of uncertainty finally felt finished when he stood in the Los Angeles Lakers’ training complex and proudly held up his new gold jersey while LeBron...
11:34 2019-07-14

It’s time for the Islanders to meet their raised expectations Think about this: Since the Islanders’ new owners took control just over three years ago, they have amicably parted ways with an embedded, complacent and unsuccessful front office; filled the void by ...
11:34 2019-07-14

Sony says its USB hub is the world's fastest SD card reader It's hard to spice up USB hubs when they're practically ubiquitous. Sony's solution? Make it indispensable to pro photographers. The company's newly announced MRW-W3 hub is bill...
11:00 2019-07-14

Huawei plans extensive layoffs at its U.S. operations - WSJ Huawei Technologies Co Ltd is planning extensive layoffs in the United States as the Chinese telecoms equipment company grapples with its U.S. blacklisting, the Wall Street Journal reported, citing pe...
11:00 2019-07-14

UPDATE 1-Huawei plans extensive layoffs at its U.S. operations - WSJ Huawei Technologies Co Ltd is planning extensive layoffs in the United States as the Chinese telecoms equipment company grapples with its U.S. blacklisting, the Wall Street Journal reported, citing pe...
11:00 2019-07-14

The five: genetic fixes for the climate crisis Scientists are discovering innovative ways to help the natural world adapt to environmental changeLast week, scientists from the University of Texas identified a gene in a species of coral that is act...
10:17 2019-07-14