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Pence outlines plan to deter Iran’s regional attacks Vice President Mike Pence briefed Senate Republicans in a closed-door meeting Tuesday on the oil field attack in Saudi Arabia and how the United States could respond, calling for America to “restore d...
11:17 2019-09-18

Over 13.7M US medical test records found unsecured on servers Medical records belonging to millions of patients across the world, including echocardiograms and X-rays, are stored on insecure servers that did not have basic security precautions in place, a new in...
11:17 2019-09-18

The Fed Is Poised to Cut Rates Again. Here’s What to Watch. The central bank is set to announce its decision at 2 p.m. There will be a lot of moving parts, but policymakers are unlikely to do enough to satisfy President Trump....
11:17 2019-09-18

Benjamin Netanyahu fights for future in do-over election: Live updates Israelis are voting in the second national election in five months, after Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu failed to form a governing coalition. Get the latest updates here....
11:51 2019-09-18

Madonna kicks off tour with intimate BAM concert Madonna was like a virgin — shiny and new all over again. In the first full concert of her sixth decade, the 61-year-old Queen of Pop ventured into unknown terrain, launching her “Madame X” theater to...
11:51 2019-09-18

‘Old Town Road’ director tapped to direct ‘House Party’ remake Calmatic is gonna take “House Party” to the old town road. The director of the music video for “Old Town Road (Remix)” is set to remake “House Party,” the 1990 cult classic starring Christopher ...
11:51 2019-09-18

Chelsea 0-1 Valencia highlights: Watch Champions League goals and action as Frank Lampard's men suffer defeat Frank Lampard's first Champions League match as Chelsea manager ended in defeat on Tuesday as Ross Barkley missed a late penalty in a 1-0 home loss to Valencia....
11:51 2019-09-18

PSG vs Real Madrid LIVE stream and channel: How to watch Champions League on TV and online For the first time since 2015, Real Madrid kick off their Champions League campaign knowing they are no longer holders of Europe's most-coveted prize....
11:51 2019-09-18

Why Germany May Need to Fight Recession With Spending Germany is the economic engine of Europe -- and it’s running on fumes. After a decade of near-constant expansion, the economy is flirting with recession. Germany’s export-dependent companies are deepl...
12:17 2019-09-18

Facelifted Hyundai i30 caught on camera News 18 Sep, 2019 The Korean brand’s Volkswagen Golf rival will get a mid-life refresh, with updated styling, a tweaked engine range and fresh technology...
12:17 2019-09-18

|Iseeopportunity,saysbiddereyeingcoalmineonceownedbyGuptas Dubai’s DSA Investments has teamed up with two South African companies to bid for coal assets that Glencore was pressured into selling to a company controlled by the politically connected Gupta family...
12:17 2019-09-18

Wales shocked by Rob Howley betting allegations, says Warren Gatland Wales boss Warren Gatland has revealed his sense of shock after Rob Howley was sent home from the World Cup for an alleged breach of World Rugby's betting and anti-corruption regulations....
12:17 2019-09-18

Trump’s Challenge: Can His Word on Iran Be Trusted? The president’s tweets, tirades and untruths could undercut the credibility of whatever case he makes about responding to the attacks on Saudi oil fields....
12:51 2019-09-18

Cokie and Steven Roberts: A Half-Century of Changing Together “Candor is overrated. I don’t mean deception or secrets. I mean real mutual respect, which leads to being gentle, loving, cautious and careful at times.”...
12:51 2019-09-18

VENN Network aims to do for video games what MTV, ESPN has done for music and sports The Video Game Entertainment & News Network (VENN), aims to be the ESPN and E! for game culture and give Twitch and YouTube some competition.       ...
12:51 2019-09-18

Apple awards Kentucky company $250 million to fuel innovation for iPhone glass Apple announced Tuesday it's awarding $250 million to fuel more innovation for the scratch-resistant glass made in Kentucky for its iPhones.       ...
12:51 2019-09-18

'Silicon Valley' star Thomas Middleditch reveals swinging 'saved' his marriage Thomas Middleditch opened up to 'Playboy' about how his wife and he have an open relationship. "Mollie and I have created our own rules," he says.        ...
12:51 2019-09-18

Afton Williamson responds after 'Rookie' investigation finds 'no inappropriate behavior' An investigation has found no evidence of 'Rookie' actress Afton Williamson's claims, producers said. The actress called the results "heartbreaking."        ...
12:51 2019-09-18

E.U. Chief Says the Risk of a No-Deal Brexit ‘Remains Very Real’ (STRASBOURG, France) — The risk of Britain leaving the European Union without a divorce deal remains “very real,” European Commission chief Jean-Claude Juncker declared Wednesday as ...
13:17 2019-09-18

Israel’s Two Main Political Parties Are Deadlocked After a Repeat Election (JERUSALEM) — Israel’s two main political parties were deadlocked Wednesday after an unprecedented repeat election, with Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu facing an uphill battle to hold o...
13:17 2019-09-18

Indonesia's 'Good Palm' drive enflames anger as smoke clouds skies Indonesia is facing a backlash over an online campaign backing palm oil at a time when forest fires, often linked to slash-and-burn land clearance, have spread choking smoke across the region, raising...
13:17 2019-09-18

TriBeCa, the New Art Stroll With the decline of retail, storefronts in the Triangle Below Canal Street are filling with galleries — it’s New York City’s most unlikely new art scene....
13:51 2019-09-18

SEE IT: Pro-Trump, anti-Trump sides face off outside Beverly Hills Hotel over burning of American flag Cameras were rolling when supporters of President Trump clashed with anti-Trump demonstrators outside the Beverly Hills Hotel in California on Tuesday afternoon over an attempt by the anti-Trump group...
13:51 2019-09-18

Andrew McCabe blasts DOJ criminal probe, vows not to take deal Former FBI deputy director and CNN contributor Andrew McCabe slammed the Department of Justice's ongoing criminal probe into his conduct in officeand insisted that he would not take a plea deal if he ...
13:51 2019-09-18

'We see with the brain': creating a comic book for blind people Chad Allen explains how losing access to comics after becoming blind inspired Unseen, the first audio comic aimed at readers who see with their mindComic books were not at the top of the list of the t...
13:51 2019-09-18

Indonesia arrests around 200 as thick smog from forest fires reaches hazardous levels Dozens of people have been arrested over suspected involvement in massive forest fires in Indonesia, where thousands of hectares of ecologically rich land have been burned, engulfing the region in a t...
14:17 2019-09-18

Chelsea star Ross Barkley denies penalty row with Willian and Tammy Abraham in Valencia defeat Ross Barkley has played down suggestions of a row with Willian and Tammy Abraham over Chelsea's penalty-taking duties and insisted he is ready to step up again if asked....
14:17 2019-09-18

"Sending People To Gas Chambers": Top Court Fumes About Manual Scavenging Around five people employed as manual scavengers die every month, the Supreme Court said today, pulling up the government for not providing protective gear like gas masks and oxygen cylinders to such....
14:17 2019-09-18

"Alexa, Volume Badhao": Amazon's Voice Assistant Now In Hindi, Hinglish Amazon.com Inc.'s Alexa has mastered Hindi in just a few years. The voice assistant introduced to India in 2017 gets a major local makeover for one of the largest retail markets....
14:17 2019-09-18

Jack Nicklaus explains The Concession 50 years later, which led to first tie in Ryder Cup Jack Nicklaus' decision on the 18th hole at Royal Birkdale during the 1969 Ryder Cup provided one of the defining moments in the history of the match.        ...
14:51 2019-09-18

Warriors' Steph Curry wants to play in 2020 Olympics, opens up about Kevin Durant's departure Golden State Warriors guard Stephen Curry said he "definitely" wants to play in the 2020 Olympics. He also discussed Kevin Durant's departure.       ...
14:51 2019-09-18

Florida man plans to make MLB history — using 53-year-old trumpet When Florida's Jim Doepke performs the national anthem on his trumpet in the Atlanta Braves' SunTrust Park, he will have played at all 30 MLB stadiums.       ...
14:51 2019-09-18

Hall of Fame manager Whitey Herzog suffers mild stroke Whitey Herzog, who led the St. Louis Cardinals to 1982 World Series title, recovering from stroke he suffered Monday at his charity golf tournament.       ...
14:51 2019-09-18

Former Trump campaign manager, Democrats spar during 1st impeachment hearing The hearing underscores what has been a central dilemma for the House Judiciary Committee all year as they investigate — and potentially try to impeach — Trump....
14:51 2019-09-18

Give a gift today to support our family farmers (QUINCY MEDIA) — The ongoing crisis in farm country is directly impacting family farmers throughout the Midwest. To help, Quincy Media TV stations are partnering with Farm Aid to raise money to suppor...
14:51 2019-09-18

Tropical moisture possible early next week! TUCSON – Another quiet day for most with some isolated activity for higher elevations to the south and east of Tucson. We could get some tropical moisture by the end of the weekend upping our ch...
14:51 2019-09-18

Buy American Eagle because of an 'ongoing resurgence in the denim cycle,' analyst says D.A. Davidson initiated coverage of American Eagle with a buy rating and a $21 price target, saying the retailer is the "denim destination" in an up-trending denim market....
15:51 2019-09-18

Congress threatens to subpoena Juul, saying vaping company isn't cooperating with probe The House subcommittee that oversees consumer product investigations launched its a probe of Juul in June. Subcommittee chairman Rep. Raja Krishnamoorthi, D-Ill., said Juul has not fully complied with...
15:51 2019-09-18

Saudi Arabia vows to prove Iran backed ‘terrorist attack’ on oil facilities Saudi Arabia on Wednesday said it would reveal evidence showing Iran was behind the attack on its oil facilities as Tehran threatened to retaliate “immediately” if any action is taken agai...
15:51 2019-09-18

Audi factory driver and DTM runner-up Muller joins Dragon in Formula E Dragon has completed its 2019/20 ABB FIA Formula E driver line-up by signing Audi factory racer Nico Muller, who will compete alongside ex-Formula 1 driver Brendon Hartley...
15:51 2019-09-18

Youth climate activists to join Sweden's Thunberg in protest at U.S. Supreme Court Seven young Americans who have sued the U.S. government for failing to take action on climate change will join Swedish teen activist Greta Thunberg on the steps of the Supreme Court on Wednesday to ur...
16:17 2019-09-18

Anthony Bourdain's personal possessions, including prized meteorite chef's knife, to go up for auction The late chef's possessions include artwork, albums, apparel and a special knife, which is going straight from the chopping block to the auction block....
16:17 2019-09-18

The Best Nonstick Pans of 2018 We put 7 nonstick pans through some heavy duty testing to find the best of the best. Which brand rose to the top: Cuisinart, All-Clad, ScanPan, or Calphalon?       ...
16:51 2019-09-18

How to store your air conditioner the right way When the weather cools down it's time to store your air conditioner. Here's some tips to make sure you're ready when next summer rolls around.       ...
16:51 2019-09-18

Auto Crisis: Maruti Suzuki's August Market Share Lowest In Last 2 Years The slowdown in the auto sector has affected every aspect of the industry. In fact, almost every manufactures has been hit but this auto crises, some more than the others, but the biggest hit so far.....
16:51 2019-09-18

Why Asia's Biggest Economies Are Backing Hydrogen Fuel Cell Cars Hydrogen fuel cell vehicles (FCVs) have been upstaged by electric vehicles, which are increasingly becoming a mainstream option due to the success of Tesla Inc'sluxury cars as well as sales and......
16:51 2019-09-18

Salesforce's Sustainability Cloud aims for carbon accountability With consumers and industry players alike looking for ways to curb carbon emissions, Salesforce is introducing a new platform for tracking and reporting reliable environmental data....
16:51 2019-09-18

Ransomware: 11 steps you should take to protect against disaster Falling victim to ransomware could put your vital business or personal data at risk of being lost forever. These steps can help bolster your defences....
16:51 2019-09-18

Despite diversions, AT&T CEO Stephenson honed in on 5G promise Yes, AT&T CEO Randall Stephenson is battling activist shareholders over his media strategy, but he spent most of his time at a Goldman Sachs conference talking 5G's promise....
16:51 2019-09-18

Deaths in custody — the culture of police torture in Pakistan Recent cases of custodial deaths have angered the Pakistani people, who are demanding immediate justice for the victims. But reforming the "police torture culture" would be a mammoth task. Haroon Janj...
16:51 2019-09-18

Dutch lawyer involved in drug gang case slain in Amsterdam Dirk Wiersum was shot outside his apartment, having represented a witness against known drug lords. Dutch police have said they warned lawmakers to take rising crime associated with hard drugs more se...
16:51 2019-09-18

UN Environment Chief Inger Andersen: 'The solutions are there' In her role as of the new head of the United Nations Environment Program, Danish economist Inger Andersen talks to DW about the need to think big when it comes to climate change – and to learn from ou...
16:51 2019-09-18

Drone and missile debris proves Iranian role in Aramco attack, Saudi defense ministry says Drone and missile debris recovered by investigators at the Saudi Aramco attack site is proof of Iranian culpability, a Saudi defense ministry representative told media on Wednesday....
17:17 2019-09-18

Why India is as risky as it ever was Some uncomfortable conclusions arise from a close look at Euromoney’s country risk data for Asia since 1982. India’s opening has been rewarded with a dismal decline in its score, while the overthrow o...
17:17 2019-09-18

10-year-old boy infected with E. coli from tainted burger dies A 10-year-old French boy who contracted a severe E.coli infection from beef roughly eight years ago has died from complications related to the infection, French media reports. The boy, Nolan Moittie, ...
17:51 2019-09-18

Daughter delivers two surprises in one visit Hannah flew all the way from Australia to surprise her dad for his retirement. She had something in store that neither of her parents saw coming.        ...
17:51 2019-09-18

Deployed coach reunites with basketball team This basketball team promised their deployed coach they'd win the state title. Coach Lacey Kennedy promised her team that she'd come home safely.        ...
17:51 2019-09-18

AP Top Stories September 18 Here's the latest for Wednesday September 18th: Israeli election deadlocked; US organizing countries to protest waters near Saudi Arabia; more        ...
17:51 2019-09-18

South Africa stick to winning formula for World Cup opener against All Blacks Springboks unchanged from last outing against JapanRassie Erasmus expects tight encounter in YokohamaSouth Africa’s head coach Rassie Erasmus has picked his strongest, most settled team to tackle New ...
17:51 2019-09-18

The next Total War game—a Saga title, like Thrones of Britannia—is called Troy, which the cover of P The next Total War game—a Saga title, like Thrones of Britannia—is called Troy, which the cover of PC Gamer’s print exclusive says is an “epic battle in a world of Gods and monsters”....
17:51 2019-09-18

Hurricanes rarely get close to Bermuda, but Category 3 Humberto may swipe the island tonight The year's second major Atlantic hurricane is expected to deliver strong winds and large swells to Bermuda as it makes a rare pass Wednesday night just north of the Atlantic island territory....
18:17 2019-09-18

PM Modi-Xi Jinping Summit Will Be In Warm Spirit As Wuhan: S Jaishankar Dismissing the recent scuffle between Indian and Chinese troops in Ladakh as a "face-off" that was resolved, External Affairs Minister S. Jaishankar today said the second informal summit between PM......
18:17 2019-09-18

"Only One-Two States Have Objections," Says Nitin Gadkari On Traffic Laws Union Road Transport and Highways Minister Nitin Gadkari on Tuesday said the amended Motor Vehicle Act (MVA) has the support of almost all states even as Gujarat and Uttarakhand tweaked rules to lower...
18:17 2019-09-18

Mahatma Gandhi's 3D Hologram To "Address Audience" At UNESCO Mahatma Gandhi is 'set to return to life' in the form of a hologram at UNESCO Paris to mark the International Day of Non Violence 2019. The life size 3D hologram will "address audience" to explain the...
18:17 2019-09-18

Chelsea showed why they are so reliant on Mason Mount and Tammy Abraham in Valencia loss It is a measure of the impact Mason Mount and Tammy Abraham have made at Chelsea that when one gets injured and the other has an off night, this is the end result....
18:17 2019-09-18

Atlanta Fed model estimate for U.S. third-quarter GDP edges up to 1.9% The U.S. economy is likely growing at a 1.9% annualized rate in the third quarter, based on the latest data on industrial output and housing starts, the Atlanta Federal Reserve's GDPNow forecast model...
18:17 2019-09-18

Airbus revises up jet demand, warns of 'lose-lose' tariff war Airbus raised its 20-year forecast for jetliner demand on Wednesday despite expected slower growth in traffic, as it predicts airlines will replace aging fleets with smaller, more fuel-efficient new p...
18:17 2019-09-18

Brexit news latest: Labour MPs warn Jeremy Corbyn must not stay neutral in new referendum Jeremy Corbyn sparked a fresh row with his party today by promising a new Brexit referendum after the next general election while refusing to say if he would back Leave or Remain....
18:51 2019-09-18

The Londoner: Cameron launch bridges divide In today's diary: Cameron launch bridges divide | Ben Elton's early costume drama | Russell Brand has yet another new awakening | Victoria and Albert Museum hosts launch of Tim Walker's latest exhibit...
18:51 2019-09-18

European and Asian chemical producers will benefit from reduced Saudi supply, analyst says David Begleiter, managing director of chemicals and agriculture at Deutsche Bank, discusses the potential long-term impact of the attacks on Saudi Arabia's crucial oil production facilities....
18:51 2019-09-18

Vegan oxtail? Twitter says the fake meat movement may have gone too far After a picture of the vegan meat product by Absolute Vegetarian began making the rounds, there were howls of outrage from Facebook to Twitter.       ...
18:51 2019-09-18

Stallone explores Rambo's emotions in 'Last Blood' Sylvester Stallone talks about changes to his character in his fifth outing as Vietnam War veteran John Rambo in "Rambo: Last Blood," in theaters Friday....
18:51 2019-09-18

Facebook Portal TV brings video calls into your living room – via your television Facebook has announced a new entry in its range of Portal smart displays, the Portal TV – designed to make use of your big-screen TV for large-scale video calls.Clipping to the top of a flatscr...
19:17 2019-09-18

Amazon's virtual assistant Alexa is now ready for India, adds Hindi support Amazon’s virtual assistant Alexa now speaks Hindi. After the new update, Echo smart speaker users can head over to the Alexa app and change language settings to Hindi and “make Alexa Ind...
19:17 2019-09-18

The 2020 Toyota Camry TRD And Avalon TRD Are How Sedans Fight To Stay Relevant The 2020 Toyota Camry TRD and its larger Avalon TRD sibling are the natural next evolutions of the company’s sneaky push to inject more energy into its historically dull sedan lineup. It’s working, ki...
19:17 2019-09-18

More Stickers, Thanks Today, Fiat debuted a resounding update of the 124 Abarth (already a good car) consisting of... absolutely no mechanical changes. Just some new decals. And you know what? I have no problem with this. ...
19:17 2019-09-18

How Did Drones Take Out 5 Percent Of The World's Oil Supply? On September 14, some as-yet officially unknown perpetrators launched a complex attack on Saudi Arabian oil facilities. The attack was apparently carried out by drones, cruise missiles, or both. It cu...
19:17 2019-09-18

Petersen Automotive Museum To Honor Life Of Jessi Combs With Multiple-Day Exhibit Next Week The Petersen Automotive Museum in Los Angeles announced Tuesday that it will open a temporary exhibit this Sunday honoring the life of Jessi Combs, who died in August while attempting to beat her own...
19:17 2019-09-18

I don’t remember the Saturn Curve Concept from back in the day at all (2004), but it is notable for I don’t remember the Saturn Curve Concept from back in the day at all (2004), but it is notable for having a gated manual transmission. Having a manual on your concept car seems hard to fathom at all ...
19:17 2019-09-18

UPDATE 1-Comcast to provide free Xfinity Flex TV device for U.S. internet customers Comcast Corp said on Wednesday it will offer Xfinity Flex, its streaming media set top box, and a voice remote for free to its U.S. internet-only customers. It had previously charged those customers $...
19:17 2019-09-18

UPDATE 2-British Airways pilots cancel Sept. 27 strike to give time for talks British Airways pilots have cancelled a strike set for Sept. 27 to create time for talks after 48 hours of industrial action earlier this month grounded 1,700 flights in a dispute over pay....
19:17 2019-09-18

Ecuador court denies requests for popular approval of mining projects Ecuador's constitutional court rejected two requests to make mining projects contingent on popular approval, a victory for companies seeking to exploit some of the world's largest untapped reserves of...
19:17 2019-09-18

UPDATE 2-European shares tread water with Fed decision looming European shares ended flat on Wednesday, as gains for the defensive real estate and utilities sectors were countered by losses in luxury good makers, with caution prevailing ahead of the U.S. Federal ...
19:17 2019-09-18

Next wave of U.S. LNG export projects to be ‘tougher’ -Blackstone CEO The next wave of U.S. liquefied natural gas (LNG) export projects will be “tougher” to bring online, as companies with existing facilities take advantage of lower costs to expand capacity in coming ye...
19:17 2019-09-18

U.S. social media firms say they are removing violent content faster Major U.S. social media firms told a Senate panel Wednesday they are doing more to prevent to remove violent or extremist content from online platforms in the wake of several high-profile incidents, f...
19:17 2019-09-18

Yemen's Houthis threaten to attack targets in the United Arab Emirates Yemen's Houthi group, which claims it was behind the weekend attack on Saudi oil facilities, said on Wednesday it has dozens of sites located in the United Arab Emirates listed as possible targets for...
19:17 2019-09-18

WRAPUP 2-U.S. housing starts, building permits race to 12-year high U.S. homebuilding surged to more than a 12-year high in August as both single- and multi-family housing construction accelerated, suggesting that lower mortgage rates were finally providing a boost to...
19:17 2019-09-18

Wall Street retreats ahead of Fed decision as FedEx weighs U.S. stocks came under pressure on Wednesday as investors waited for the Federal Reserve's decision on interest rates and clues about its future monetary policy, while a profit warning by FedEx weighe...
19:17 2019-09-18

Exclusive: London Metal Exchange to delay ban on tainted metal until 2025 - sources The London Metal Exchange (LME) will postpone plans to ban metal tainted by human rights abuses until 2025, giving producers three more years to comply with guidelines and the exchange time to rethink...
19:17 2019-09-18

Exclusive: Italy cuts 2019, 2020 GDP growth forecasts - sources Italy's new government expects the economy to expand by only about 0.4% next year after eking out 0.1% growth this year, three sources close to the matter told Reuters, underscoring the need for an ex...
19:17 2019-09-18

Eating cheese promotes heart health in people who eat lots of salt: study There’s a reason why salty, cured meats and cheeses pair so well together — and not just because it’s delicious. To the delight of fromage fans, cheese can actually help strengthen blood v...
19:17 2019-09-18

Teen catches strange, ‘dinosaur-like’ fish with bulbous eyes This definitely counts as a once-in-a-lifetime catch. A fisherman in Norway was shocked when he reeled in a bizarre, alien-looking creature from the water. The strange animal had large bulbous eyes th...
19:17 2019-09-18

Rep. Omar says Trump ‘put my life at risk’ after he retweeted a false claim that she ‘partied’ on 9/11 anniversary The Minnesota Democrat said a video of her dancing was taken not on the anniversary of the Sept. 11 attacks but at a Congressional Black Caucus event....
19:17 2019-09-18

Vazquez told police of attempted sex with minor According to a criminal complaint released by Pennsylvania State Police, Pirates closer Felipe Vazquez admitted that he tried to have sex with a 13-year-old girl....
19:51 2019-09-18

Peter Quillin still competing at 168, but fighting for something different One day a champion, the next, down on the canvas. How former middleweight world titleholder Peter Quillin reinvented himself after a tough decision in his career....
19:51 2019-09-18

Why Leclerc, not Vettel, looks like the champion Ferrari has been waiting for There are no prizes for guessing who tops our Power Rankings -- Charles Leclerc, having claimed back-to-back victories, looks like the champion Ferrari has been waiting for....
19:51 2019-09-18

Searching for Fall Colors? Let Me Get the Llama for You Many travelers take leisurely drives to admire or post the range of brilliant fall colors on Instagram. But here are five more unusual ways to enjoy leaf-peeping season....
19:51 2019-09-18

The new ‘Bachelor’ is Peter Weber. Here’s why some viewers are upset. Fans voiced disappointment that viewer favorite Mike Johnson, who also could have been the first black star of "The Bachelor," was overlooked by producers....
19:51 2019-09-18

Don't expect Mom and Dad to clue you in on your inheritance Not even charitable giving is immune to family bickering and conflict. Children and grandchildren tend to be left out of older investors' philanthropic planning, according to Key Private Bank....
19:51 2019-09-18

Your TV is spying on everything you watch TV makers use Automatic Content Recognition (ACR) to detect what viewers are watching at home. This information is sent to marketers, who use it to target ads across a household’s phones, computers an...
19:51 2019-09-18

GM to temporarily lay off 1,300 workers in Canada - CNBC General Motors Co plans to temporarily lay off 1,300 workers at its final assembly plant in Oshawa, Canada due to a slowdown at United States plants during the United Auto Workers strike, CNBC reporte...
20:17 2019-09-18

UPDATE 2-Saudi says Iranian sponsorship of attack undeniable, displays arms Saudi Arabia on Wednesday displayed remnants of what it described as Iranian drones and cruise missiles used in an attack on Saudi oil facilities, saying they were "undeniable" evidence of Iranian agg...
20:17 2019-09-18

Ilhan Omar says Trump put her life at risk with false 'partying on 9/11' claim – live Congresswoman says president ‘is continuing to spread lies’ with retweet about 13 September event celebrating black women in CongressThe Guardian is joining forces with more than 250 news outlets arou...
20:17 2019-09-18

Israel election: Netanyahu and Gantz both vow to form next government Prime minister cancels trip to UN general assembly to deal with political crisisBenjamin Netanyahu and the opposition leader, Benny Gantz, have begun what could be a prolonged period of high-stakes po...
20:17 2019-09-18

Dear Sackler family, your greed turned my son into a quadriplegic | Sherrie Rubin Aaron suffered an accidental OxyContin overdose in 2005, and today he is a quadriplegic who cannot speakDear Sackler family,Your product, OxyContin, has caused untold harm to millions of Americans. Co...
20:17 2019-09-18

The problem isn't Biden's centrism - it's that he's the wrong kind of centrist | Geoffrey Kabaservice Americans could embrace a moderate liberal. But Biden comes across as the tepid version of his more leftwing competitorsOne of the clearest takeaways from the Democratic presidential debate in Houston...
20:17 2019-09-18

Kavanaugh should never have been appointed. Impeachment is our only hope | Moira Donegan In a just world, this man would never have been appointed to the court. The best we can hope for now is his impeachmentIt seems even more likely than it did before that US supreme court Justice Brett ...
20:17 2019-09-18

The latest Iran-Saudi flare-up exposes Trump's bankrupt Middle East policy | Michael H Fuchs End support for the war in Yemen, change the relationship with Saudi Arabia, and talk to Iran – the answers for the US are clear The fact that the United States is up in arms over an attack with no re...
20:17 2019-09-18

The tiny algae at ground zero of Greenland's melting glaciers | Dan McDougall Greenland’s ice melt has been adopted by the world as a bellwether for climate crisis, but the impact on biodiversity has been overlooked. At an ice station on a remote Arctic glacier, scientists are ...
20:17 2019-09-18

Entering the era of intelligent payments Automation and artificial intelligence are transforming the payments industry into one of the most dynamic sectors of transaction banking. But there are still many teething problems in an industry tha...
20:17 2019-09-18

Kelly Clarkson Hosts American Idol Reunion With Simon Cowell, Paula Abdul and Randy Jackson Some people wait a lifetime for a reunion like this! On an episode of The Kelly Clarkson Show that aired on Wednesday, host and singer Kelly Clarkson reunited with the three people that......
20:17 2019-09-18

Sarah Paulson Totally Fangirled After Cher Touched Her Hand at the Met Gala Even celebrities get starstruck--just ask Sarah Paulson. The 44-year-old actress appeared on Tuesday's episode of The Tonight Show and recalled how she totally freaked out after Cher......
20:17 2019-09-18

An Indoor Sea and Miles of Metalwork: Antony Gormley’s Crowning Moment The British sculptor says he wants to transport visitors to “the threshold between the known and the unknown” at his ambitious new show in the Royal Academy of Arts, London....
20:51 2019-09-18

Adam Gase: Removing Jamal Adams from game wasn’t a benching Jamal Adams wasn’t benched. He was being protected — from himself — after committing consecutive penalties. That’s according to Jets coach Adam Gase. “I thought he was getting fired up pretty go...
20:51 2019-09-18

Carson King donating $20k in beer money after ‘College Gameday’ Venmo plea Who knew a plea for Busch Light could turn into a heartwarming story? Among the hundreds of signs on ESPN’s “College Gameday” on Saturday in Ames, Iowa — ahead of the Iowa State-Iowa...
20:51 2019-09-18

U.S. Transportation Command holds 28-ship sealift readiness exercise The U.S. Transportation Command began an activation of its Ready Reserve Force to test its ability to quickly deploy cargo ships used in troop movement....
20:51 2019-09-18

France Didn’t Ban Pesticides Near Towns. So Mayors Are Doing It Themselves. A mayor banned pesticide use on the farms surrounding his village. Even though he was prosecuted for doing so, dozens of other mayors have followed his lead....
20:51 2019-09-18

| Trump, UK PM discuss 'united diplomatic response' to Saudi attack: London zak/bp US President Donald Trump and British Prime Minister Boris Johnson have spoken of a "united diplomatic response" to the attack on Saudi oil installations, Downing Street said without mentioning a mili...
20:51 2019-09-18

| Netanyahu cancels UN visit over post-poll 'political context' Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has cancelled his planned visit to the United Nations General Assembly due to the "political context" in Israel, sources in his office say....
20:51 2019-09-18

Style trumps fashion at Prada, Pilotto goes to the beach at Milan shows Prada chose personal style over fashion while Peter Pilotto merged the beach with the ballroom at their catwalk shows on Wednesday, kicking off the first day of Milan Fashion Week....
21:17 2019-09-18

The most hotly anticipated Android phone this fall won’t launch in the US or Europe The iPhone 11 series might be the hottest new phone lineup right now, but every other company in the business is trying to shift the conversation toward their own Android flagships. Several of the maj...
21:17 2019-09-18

Trump is better off never cutting a trade deal with China, CME Group chief economist says President Donald Trump would be better off not cutting a trade deal with China as it could backfire on him ahead of the 2020 U.S. election, according to the chief economist at the CME Group....
21:17 2019-09-18

US citizens warned over traveling to Saudi Arabia The U.S. State Department called on American citizens to "exercise increased caution" while traveling to Saudi Arabia, a travel advisory posted on its website said on Wednesday....
21:17 2019-09-18

‘Listen to the scientists’: Greta Thunberg urges Congress to take action Teen climate activists attend a hearing to address the climate crisis and its traumatic effect on the younger generationClimate campaigner Greta Thunberg has bluntly told members of Congress to heed s...
21:51 2019-09-18

CA vows to fight Trump's bar on fuel standards California officials are pledging legal action Wednesday in response to the Trump administration's push to revoke the state's authority to set auto mileage standards. (Sept. 18)    ...
21:51 2019-09-18

Suspect in Detroit serial killings charged in murders of 4 women Social media rumors had been developing since mid-May that there was a serial killer in Detroit, but police repudiated them.        ...
21:51 2019-09-18

Latest Sandy Hook Promise PSA gives nightmarish look at school shootings School safety advocacy group Sandy Hook Promise released a video to start a conversation about violence at schools. Will it work?        ...
21:51 2019-09-18

The Wells Fargo Propel is the best credit card for road trips Anyone who drives, eats, or watches Netflix can earn cash back with this card. We detail the perks and points you can earn at the pump, and elsewhere.       ...
21:51 2019-09-18

Apple Watch Series 5 has a game-changing new feature The latest model's "always-on" Retina display allows wearers to discretely check their watches without looking like there's somewhere else they'd rather be.       ...
21:51 2019-09-18

NBC Peacock is Comcast’s dive into the crazy streaming-video fray Enlarge / An artist's approximation of what today's newly announced Saved by the Bell reboot might look like, since it will include at least some original series actors. (credit: Aurich Lawson / Getty...
21:51 2019-09-18

Oh, frak: There’s another Battlestar Galactica reboot coming Enlarge / The Battlestar Galactica cast as "The Last Supper" from 2007. (credit: SyFy) Battlestar Galactica is coming back. Again. The reboot of the series was announced today for Comcast's upcoming...
21:51 2019-09-18

BCCI Sate Units Seek Amicus Intervention After New Tenure Clause With the period spent in Working Committee also factored in their tenure, a BCCI source said that most associations could end up losing more than 80 per cent of their voting members...
21:51 2019-09-18

Mitsubishi previews new plug-in hybrid SUV for Tokyo show Concept car is set to show a new plug-in hybrid drivetrain that Mitsubishi will use on the Eclipse Cross Mitsubishi will reveal a new compact plug-in hybrid SUV concept at next month’s Tokyo motor s...
21:51 2019-09-18

Best lease deals of the week: Compact SUVs Get on trend with a jacked-up hatchback that's as practical as it is stylish Leasing can be an affordable, practical route into having your own private car, but it's not always easy to tell the good...
21:51 2019-09-18

Cowboys waive former first-round pick Taco Charlton after 2-plus years Taco Charlton struggled to find his way with the Cowboys after the team used a first-round pick on him in the 2017 NFL draft.       ...
22:17 2019-09-18

How a hard-charging lawyer helped fuel a civil war inside the NRA After helping jettison his rivals, William Brewer III now counsels NRA chief executive Wayne LaPierre on some of the group’s most important decisions....
22:17 2019-09-18

Stop sending emoji – and 6 other tips for keeping your customers One thing most businesses and services should focus on is perfecting customer retention rates — be that retail, dog-grooming, or media sites. However, some companies forget that the customer relations...
22:17 2019-09-18

Stunned onlookers watch man set himself on fire inside Iowa library A man walked into the busy atrium of an Iowa public library, doused himself with flammable liquid and set himself on fire before the eyes of horrified onlookers, police said Wednesday. “I will never u...
22:17 2019-09-18

Pompeo calls Saudi oil facilities attack ‘an act of war,’ blames Iran Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Wednesday called the airstrikes on Saudi oil facilities “an act of war” and said it was an “Iranian attack” on the world’s energy supply...
22:17 2019-09-18

Over 50 US mayors endorse Pete Buttigeig for president More than 50 mayors from across America on Wednesday endorsed Pete Buttigeig for president, calling the young Indiana leader “a role model” for other mayors. “As we face unprecedented challenges, Amer...
22:17 2019-09-18

Masseur allegedly sodomized woman left ‘paralyzed by fear’ A Missouri masseur repeatedly sodomized a woman who was “paralyzed by fear” during a 90-minute session from hell, the frightened victim told police. The 45-year-old woman told cops she was sexually as...
22:17 2019-09-18

Trump and Lindsey Graham get into spat on Twitter over Iran President Trump and Lindsey Graham got into a Twitter fight after the South Carolina senator said the commander in chief’s “measured” action to date on Iran showed “weakness.” “The measure...
22:17 2019-09-18

Communist group torches US flag in protest of Trump’s Los Angeles visit A self-described communist group burned an American flag outside a Los Angeles hotel Tuesday in protest of President Trump’s arrival in the city, sparking a series of fights with pro-Trump count...
22:17 2019-09-18

Atletico Madrid vs Juventus LIVE stream: How to watch Champions League online plus which channel on TV Two of Europe's heavyweights go head-to-head tonight in one of the ties of the round as Atletico Madrid welcome 2017 finalists Juventus on matchday one in the Champions League....
22:17 2019-09-18

Show Us Your Best Sam Darnold Memes, Using This Generator Our old pal Tim Burke went and made a generator for that wonderfully incongruent graphic of Jets quarterback Sam Darnold that aired this week during ESPN’s Monday Night Football. Try it for yourself!...
22:17 2019-09-18

Kobe Bryant Clarifies Rob Pelinka's Story About Meeting With Heath Ledger, Who Had Already Died An ESPN article published this past May recounted a strange story: Lakers GM Rob Pelinka bizarrely claimed that Kobe Bryant was inspired by the depiction of the Joker in The Dark Knight, sought out an...
22:17 2019-09-18

Redskins send Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie to injured reserve, sign Noah Spence Washington now has 10 players on IR, and major injury issues in its defensive backfield. Spence, an edge rusher, will be called upon to help improve the team's pass rush....
22:51 2019-09-18

Facebook to launch new Portal smart displays in Europe WhatsApp joins Messenger on camera-equipped photo frame-like device tied in with AlexaJust 10 months after launching its first voice-controlled, video-calling smart displays in the US, Facebook is try...
22:51 2019-09-18

C-section babies have a different microbiome - but not for long Babies born by caesarean section have different gut bacteria to those born vaginally – but the differences largely disappear after six to nine months...
22:51 2019-09-18

Massive volcano on Jupiter's moon could erupt imminently Jupiter's moon Io is home to the most active volcano in the solar system, Loki Patera, a 125-mile-wide lava lake. Now, a new study suggests that Loki Patera is getting ready to erupt again....
22:51 2019-09-18

Margaret Trudeau on her JFL42 1-woman show and the struggle of mental illness Margaret Trudeau tackles serious topics in 'Certain Woman of an Age,' most notably the tragic death of her son and her lifelong battle with mental illness....
23:17 2019-09-18

BBC's smart keyboard helps kids live healthy digital lives The BBC wants to help kids have healthy and positive interactions online, and it's hoping its new Own It app will do just that. The app is centered around a keyboard that pops up whenever a user ...
23:17 2019-09-18

Meet all the contestants for 'The Bachelor' Season 24 "The Bachelor" Season 24 is almost here! Before the dating show begins, get to know the contestants who will be vying for a rose from Peter Weber.        ...
23:17 2019-09-18

Pentagon has warned of dire outcomes if projects canceled for border wall don’t happen U.S. service members have worked in unsafe and hazardous conditions at defunded buildings for years, according to military budget requests sent to Congress in recent years....
23:17 2019-09-18

Purdue Pharma’s bankruptcy plan includes special protection for the Sackler family fortune Purdue has said it will ask the bankruptcy judge to take the unusual step of halting more than two dozen lawsuits by state attorneys general against the Sackler family, which Forbes estimates is one o...
23:17 2019-09-18

Obama makes apparent dig at Trump with advice presidents avoid TV and Twitter – live ‘Not watching TV or reading social media. Those are two things I’d advise, if you’re a good president, not to do,’ Obama saidThe Guardian is joining forces with more than 250 news outlets to strengthe...
23:17 2019-09-18

Dust cloud sparked explosion in primitive life on Earth, say scientists Smashing of monster asteroid half a billion years ago thought to have caused mini ice ageAn enormous dust cloud that swept through the ancient solar system sent Earth into a mini ice age that sparked ...
23:17 2019-09-18

Paris Saint-Germain 3-0 Real Madrid: Champions League – as it happened Angel Di Maria scored twice against his former team as PSG outplayed Real at the Parc des Princes. 9.51pm BST This doesn’t flatter Paris Saint-Germain at all. Who needs Neymar? Thomas Tuchel’s side we...
23:17 2019-09-18

Clashes erupt after Ecuador fails to decriminalize abortion for rape victims Pro-choice activists say decision is a death sentence, after illegal abortions resulted in 15.6% of maternal deaths in 2014Clashes have erupted between pro-choice demonstrators and police outside Ecua...
23:17 2019-09-18

Why does no one want Donald Trump’s childhood home? Nobody in New York wants to live in Donald Trump’s childhood home. And with an asking price that’s two times the Queens neighborhood’s median sale price, who would? The modest 2,000-square-foot Jamaic...
23:17 2019-09-18

Bride-to-be turned Bahamas bachelorette party into a mission trip after Hurricane Dorian Rikki Kahley arrived at the Atlanta airport with nine women and 40 extra suitcases in tow. They were leaving for her bachelorette weekend.       ...
23:17 2019-09-18

PlayVS raises $50 million more for high school esports platform PlayVS has raised $50 million for its platform for high school esports. The round means that the Los Angeles company has raised $96 million in 15 months.Read More...
23:17 2019-09-18

Facebook’s Portal TV lets you watch shows during video calls Facebook introduced Portal TV, which lets users make video calls and watch videos together, along with Portal Mini and a redesigned Portal smart display.Read More...
23:17 2019-09-18

LaFarge Brookfield cement plant burns scrap tires to reduce emissions and give up coal The LaFarge Brookfield cement plant began burning 20 tonnes of scrap tires a day this summer to fuel its cement-making operations while moving away from burning coal to help reduce the plant’s carbon ...
23:51 2019-09-18

The rule change that could end the Mustang's Supercars dominance Supercars will re-homologate the aero packages on all cars at the end of 2019, taking away downforce which is expected to reduce the dominance of the Ford Mustang...
23:51 2019-09-18

1 in 4 Youths Has Vaped. Will State Bans Do Anything? Without knowing what has caused a spate of vaping-related illnesses, experts said it was unclear whether new state and local regulations could have much immediate effect....
23:51 2019-09-18

How Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Learned to Play by Washington’s Rules After nearly nine months in office, the progressive firebrand has swapped the combative brand of politics that swept her into Washington for a more careful political calculus....
23:51 2019-09-18

Euromoney and the IMF/World Bank: A special relationship For those that work on them, every edition of Euromoney is special. We try our utmost to reflect the issues of the moment, to delve into the intricacies of the global financial system and never forget...
23:51 2019-09-18

Samsung Galaxy M30s vs Realme 5 Pro vs Realme XT We pit the newly launched Samsung Galaxy M30s with other affordable smartphones like the Realme 5 Pro and the Realme XT to see which one fares better, on paper....
23:51 2019-09-18

Facebook Says Central Banks Have Nothing to Fear From Libra Facebook is once again defending Libra -- this time against fears that the envisioned cryptocurrency could replace sovereign currencies from the US dollar to the Euro and threaten central banks'......
23:51 2019-09-18

UN summits urge ‘ambition and action’ on climate change, sustainable development: Guterres There are five key United Nations summits taking place next week to spur action on the climate crisis and other global concerns, which will showcase the UN as a “driver for meaningful, positive change...
23:51 2019-09-18

Ángel Di María double helps PSG ease to win against Real Madrid This was not a night for Galácticos, old or new. At a balmy, boisterous Parc Des Princes Paris Saint-Germain simply overran Real Madrid, pulling apart the hastily-stitched seams of Zinedine Zidane’s i...
23:51 2019-09-18

Rory McIlroy believes golf can learn from tennis to eradicate slow play • Northern Irishman wants proper penalties to be enforced• Golfer encouraged by European Tour’s plan to deal with issueRory McIlroy has called on his sport to follow the lead of tennis by implementing...
23:51 2019-09-18

Ilkay Gündogan lights up Manchester City’s easy win over Shakhtar Donetsk In the context of a defensive crisis caused by injuries to centre-backs Aymeric Laporte and John Stones, this was a particularly fine display from Manchester City. Pep Guardiola’s team might have clai...
23:51 2019-09-18

‘We didn’t respect the plan’: Pochettino disappointed with Tottenham draw • Spurs threw away 2-0 lead against Olympiakos• ‘The way we conceded the first goal was so painful’Mauricio Pochettino accused his Tottenham players of lacking fight in the 2-2 Champions League draw a...
23:51 2019-09-18

Saudi Arabia Says Iranian Missiles and Drones Hit Oil Facilities (RIYADH, Saudi Arabia) — Saudi Arabia alleged Wednesday that Iranian cruise missiles and drones attacked the heart of the kingdom’s oil industry, showing journalists the remains of the wea...
00:17 2019-09-19

T-Mobile’s Sprint merger is opposed by 18 state attorneys general Pennsylvania Attorney General Josh Shapiro is the latest state attorney general to oppose T-Mobile's Sprint merger. Today, Shapiro announced that he'll join a lawsuit to block the "megamerge...
00:17 2019-09-19

‘Furball’ turns out to be hundreds of creepy-crawling spiders Trigger alert: Arachnophobes turn away now. A skin-crawling video has surfaced on social media of a man reaching for what looks like a hairball, only to have it splinter into hundreds of spiders. Post...
00:17 2019-09-19

Dead shark ‘paraded’ through seafood festival sparks outcry An image of a dead blue shark recently being “paraded” before a crowd at a British seafood festival has sparked great debate, as the species is nearly threatened on a global scale. Some critics of the...
00:17 2019-09-19

Interest in male sex dolls on the rise Why play with Barbie when you can play with Ken? Demand for male sex dolls has steadily increased as companies move to accommodate consumers of various sexualities. Company LumiDolls launched its firs...
00:17 2019-09-19

Stream unlimited documentaries for $1.25/month with CuriosityStream Whether you want to travel through Europe, explore the depths of our glorious oceans, or travel back in time to witness the eruption of Mount Vesuvius in AD 79, you can do so from your own couch. All ...
00:17 2019-09-19

Rare spotted zebra spotted at Kenyan wildlife reserve A tiger might never change his stripes — but it appears that a zebra can. A rare polka-dot zebra foal has created a stir online after pictures appeared across social media this past week. The equine o...
00:17 2019-09-19

|TakingawayincentiveswillhitSAautosectorhard,industrybodywarns The National Association of Automobile Manufacturers of South Africa has raised concerns that reducing rebates on excise duties will negatively impact the competitiveness of the auto industry....
00:17 2019-09-19

Borderlands 3 Is Just Fun Enough To Ignore its Mediocre Story It was at some point after Katagawa destroyed the frogurt stand with a Death Star-style laser blast that I decided I didn’t like any of these people. I was on Promethea, a planet of long highway...
00:17 2019-09-19

Whitney Houston creepy hologram tour kicks off in January Granted, Whitney Houston is one of the most well-known musicians in recent memory and her hits like “I Wanna Dance With Somebody” and “I Will Always Love You” are legendary—generations to come will co...
00:51 2019-09-19

Tropical storm Jerry is inspiring some Seinfeld flashbacks The Atlantic Ocean is brewing up three active tropical storms right now including Humberto in Bermuda, Imelda near Houston, and then there’s Jerry. The latter has got Twitter users putting forth their...
00:51 2019-09-19

Experience the final moments of the Jeremy Renner app via this pseudo-app Jeremy Renner has tried to give the people what he apparently thinks they want. He gave them some original tunes about what heaven may or may not be called, and that didn’t really hit. He also tried t...
00:51 2019-09-19

The FAA has declared the Area 51 region a no-fly zone… but why? This weekend, the Area 51 aliens go free. There were times throughout this summer when we’ve doubted this would be the case: The initial wave of optimism inspired by a Facebook post that urged truth-s...
00:51 2019-09-19

Mariah Carey slays the opening song of ABC’s Mixed-ish Mariah Carey has now expanded into the world of catchy sitcom theme songs. The iconic singer performs the opening song for ABC’s upcoming new fall comedy Mixed-ish, titled “In The Mix.” The song has a...
00:51 2019-09-19

US Syria envoy: President Trump was 'misunderstood' Conflict Zone confronts Donald Trump's envoy to Syria, James Jeffrey, on the president's decision to withdraw troops from the country. The move shocked allies, Congress and even members of his own adm...
00:51 2019-09-19

Democrats seek details on U.S. military use of Trump resort hotel Documents from the Pentagon show that "far more taxpayer funds" were spent by the U.S. military on overnight stays at a Trump resort in Scotland than previously known, two Democratic lawmakers said on...
00:51 2019-09-19

Trump HUD appointee’s Twitter ‘likes’ violated federal law. She will not be punished. The special counsel’s office concluded that while Patton violated the law by “unwittingly displaying a campaign hat in her office and ‘liking’ partisan political tweets on her official Twitter account...
01:17 2019-09-19

The top Pentagon space command officer recently met with investors Musk, Bezos and Branson The Air Force's newly minted U.S. Space Command general said that he has recently met with billionaire space race investors Elon Musk, Jeff Bezos and Richard Branson....
01:51 2019-09-19

Did Egyptians spur innovation by mysterious biblical kingdom 3,000 years ago? A mysterious kingdom from Biblical times that underwent a major technological transformation almost 3,000 years ago might have been influenced by the Egyptians....
01:51 2019-09-19

Game of Thrones Composer Ramin Djawadi Breaks Down the Hidden Meanings in the Music That Played Over Daenerys’ Death Warning: This post contains spoilers for Game of Thrones. If you’re still wondering why Drogon chose to burn the Iron Throne rather than Jon Snow (Kit Harington) after discovering that Jon had k...
01:51 2019-09-19

I Watched All 16 New Network Shows. Here’s Why You Shouldn’t Something unusual happened at this summer’s Television Critics Association press tour, an event where networks hype their upcoming slates to the media. During Fox’s presentation, journalis...
01:51 2019-09-19

| Congo minister sacked after row with opposition leader Congo-Brazzaville's president Denis Sassou Nguesso has sacked his women's minister after a row over a recording in which she questioned the integrity of the opposition leader....
01:51 2019-09-19

UN summits to urge ‘ambition and action’ on climate change, sustainable development: Guterres There are five key United Nations summits taking place next week to spur action on the climate crisis and other global concerns, which will showcase the UN as a “driver for meaningful, positive change...
01:51 2019-09-19

Year of the Monkey by Patti Smith review – memories of the magic and the mundane From looming political crisis to a leaky flat – a troubled year in the life of a great American punk poetAt the start of 2016, Patti Smith’s friend the producer, manager and rock critic Sandy Pearlman...
01:51 2019-09-19

How Do You Fix … All of It? A group of leaders in business, politics and academia gathered to try to solve problems from student debt to carbon emissions. Here are their recommendations....
01:51 2019-09-19

California Enacts Law to Classify Some Gig Workers as Employees California Gov. Gavin Newsom signed legislation intended to classify some independent contractors as employees eligible for legal protections as companies including Uber and Lyft ramp up their resista...
02:17 2019-09-19

Trump Weighs Retaliation Against Iran and Names National Security Adviser To help sort through the options — including sanctions and the deployment of more American forces — the president chose Robert C. O’Brien, the State Department’s chief hostage negotiator....
02:17 2019-09-19

What's the Worst Band to Get Fired to? On Wednesday, the Wall Street Journal reported that WeWork CEO Adam Neumann once fired a bunch of employees and then, a few weeks later, tried to sooth the pain for his remaining workers by giving the...
02:17 2019-09-19

The Revolutionary Black Women of Saubara The shrieking sliced through the cloudy night and drowned out the music blasting from a speaker nearby. It was 9 p.m. in Saubara, a town of about 12,000 people in Brazil’s northeastern state of Bahia....
02:17 2019-09-19

Asia stocks set to trade mixed as Fed cuts rate; Bank of Japan rate decision ahead The U.S. Federal Reserve on Wednesday cut its overnight rate by 25 basis points to a range of 1.75% to 2%, a move that was widely expected. The central bank, however, appeared divided on further actio...
02:17 2019-09-19

Watch: Waterslide down Chinese mountain declared world's longest A waterslide that took two years to build on the side of a Chinese mountain has been declared the world's longest at 8,933 feet, 11 inches, Guinness World Records said....
02:51 2019-09-19

UFC Fighter Says He Didn't Lose Fight Because He Tired Himself Out Doing Unnecessary Backflips Top-level MMA can be an extremely technical sport, with fighters adjusting to their opponents’ habits every minute and doing their best to pick up on the smallest quirks in timing and technique. That ...
03:17 2019-09-19

Fed cuts rates, facing global risks and pressure from Trump The Federal Reserve lowered its interest rate target by a quarter percentage point Wednesday, its second consecutive rate cut, in an effort to keep the economic expansion running despite signs of weak...
03:51 2019-09-19

GM to temporarily lay off 1,200 workers in Canada due to slowdown at US plants during UAW strike General Motors announced on Wednesday that it plans to temporarily lay off 1,200 workers at its final assembly plant in Oshawa, Canada due to a slowdown at U.S. plants during a Union Auto Workers stri...
03:51 2019-09-19

The Trump Administration Proposes Immigrants Pay $1,000 Fee to Appeal Deportations The Trump Administration has made it its mission to ruin the lives of immigrants, and their latest ploy might be one of their most nefarious yet....
03:51 2019-09-19

Sashay, Beauté: RuPaul Teams Up With Makeup Maven Mally Roncal for a New Beauty Collab The icon who brought drag mainstream is now giving us a bit of the magic to bring home. Twenty-five years after he launched the philanthropic Viva Glam collection with MAC, RuPaul is once again lendin...
03:51 2019-09-19

Texas Teacher Who Asked Trump to Deport ‘Illegal Students’ at Her School Gets Fired When someone is a complete and total jerk for no reason, we as a collective love to see them get what is coming to them. Don’t bother denying it; there is a (not so) secret satisfaction in watching a ...
03:51 2019-09-19

Trump Others ‘the Hispanics’ During Appeal for Latinx Support at New Mexico Rally Never one to say die, Donald Trump was out on the campaign trail, presiding over a rally in New Mexico, in a bid to win over a state he lost by 8 points to Hillary Clinton in 2016 while also making a...
03:51 2019-09-19

Asia stocks mostly edge higher as Fed cuts rate; Bank of Japan rate decision ahead The U.S. Federal Reserve on Wednesday cut its overnight rate by 25 basis points to a range of 1.75% to 2%, a move that was widely expected. The central bank, however, appeared divided on further actio...
04:17 2019-09-19

Tim Hortons pulling Beyond Meat products from menus, except in Ontario and B.C. In an email, a Restaurant Brands International Inc. spokeswoman said the vegetable-based Beyond Burgers and breakfast sandwiches were introduced as a "limited-time offer."...
04:17 2019-09-19

Pennsylvania joins states opposed to merger of T-Mobile, Sprint Pennsylvania is joining more than a dozen states that have filed a lawsuit aimed at stopping T-Mobile US's $26 billion purchase of Sprint, New York Attorney General Letitia James said in a statement o...
04:17 2019-09-19

Mechanic Accused of Plane Sabotage May Have Ties to Terrorists, Prosecutors Say A judge denied bail to the employee, who the authorities said told federal agents he had tampered with the plane because he was upset about an impasse over a union contract....
04:17 2019-09-19

Visiting Wall, Trump Points to Barrier to Burnish His Campaign President Trump’s photo op at the border was his only public appearance during two days in California, a state that has been a hotbed of opposition to his presidency and policies....
04:17 2019-09-19

Reliance Jio Tops Subscription Race In July; Airtel, Vodafone Idea Lose Jio added 85.39 lakh customers in July to take its total subscriber base to 33.97 crore, data released by the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) showed on Wednesday....
04:51 2019-09-19

Rupee Snaps 2-Day Losing Streak, Rises 54 Paise Against Dollar: 10 Points The Indian rupee snapped its two-day falling streak against the US dollar on Wednesday on the back of falling crude oil prices. However, outflows by the foreign institutional investors capped the......
04:51 2019-09-19

How To Find Out Today's Petrol, Diesel Prices Through SMS Latest petrol and diesel prices: Indian Oil Corporation, the country's largest fuel retailer, provides an SMS-based service to the consumers, which enables them to receive information on the day's......
04:51 2019-09-19

Scientists set out how to halve greenhouse gas emissions by 2030 Strong civil society movements are needed to ramp up pace of change, says studyGreenhouse gas emissions could be halved in the next decade if a small number of current technologies and behavioural tre...
04:51 2019-09-19

Michigan Joins New York in Banning Sale of Flavored E-cigarettes Amid Vaping Health Concerns (LANSING, Mich.) — Michigan banned the sale of flavored e-cigarettes on Wednesday, the latest state to act following hundreds of serious breathing issues in people using vaping devices that prom...
04:51 2019-09-19

Iran's Rouhani comes out swinging against the US Iranian President Hassan Rouhani may cancel his appearance at the UN if his delegation's US visas are not issued "in the next few hours," Iran's state-run ISNA news reported Wednesday....
04:51 2019-09-19

Assemblyman was paid to serve as ‘honorary’ chair of youth group Bronx Assemblyman and congressional candidate Michael Blake boasted of being an “honorary co-chair” of a national youth nonprofit group — while at the same time getting paid handsomely by the same out...
04:51 2019-09-19

In coup for Modi, Trump will join Indian prime minister at U.S. rally The gathering scheduled for Sunday in Houston will mark the first time that a U.S. president and Indian prime minister have addressed such an event together....
04:51 2019-09-19

Jamal Adams rips NFL for fining him: ‘League is a damn joke’ Jamal Adams blasted the NFL for fining him for a late hit on Baker Mayfield during the Jets’ 23-3 loss to the Browns on Monday night at MetLife Stadium. Adams was called for roughing the passer on the...
05:17 2019-09-19

Giancarlo Stanton has dream first at-bat in Yankees return Giancarlo Stanton didn’t miss a beat in his first major league at-bat in nearly three months. The 29-year-old outfielder welcomed himself back into the Yankees lineup with a leadoff double in the seco...
05:17 2019-09-19

Cowboys release Taco Charlton, mock him on the way out Taco is on the market. The Cowboys released third-year defensive end Taco Charlton on Wednesday, giving him his wish two days after he tweeted “Free me” in response to being inactive for t...
05:17 2019-09-19

Sun Tran unveils electric bus, set to hit streets next year TUCSON — Officials with the City of Tucson, Sun Tran and Tucson Electric Power gathered Wednesday to unveil a new battery-electric bus that will hit local streets next year. “They’re a smo...
05:17 2019-09-19

City of Tucson: Recycling switching to every other week starting Sept. 30 TUCSON – The City of Tucson will change residential recycling collection form every week to every other week beginning Sept. 30. The day of the week for collection will not change. There will be no ch...
05:17 2019-09-19

Teen fatally stabbed as dozens watched, some rolling video rather than helping, police say By David K. Li A teenager near New York City was stabbed to death in an attack witnessed by dozens of onlookers — some who rolled video of the slaying rather than help stop it, police said Tuesday. Kh...
05:17 2019-09-19

Supervisors reject proposed tobacco ordinance TUCSON – The Pima County Board of Supervisors voted against moving forward with passing an initiative to raise the tobacco buying age from 18 to 21 on Tuesday. The proposal, known as “Tabacco 21,” is ...
05:17 2019-09-19

Hot air balloon makes emergency landing in San Diego neighborhood SAN DIEGO, CA — A hot air balloon pilot had to make an emergency landing in a San Diego councilman’s residential neighborhood. Mark kersey captured the emergency landing on his cell phone...
05:17 2019-09-19

Sandy Hook parents release chilling ‘back to school’ PSA By David K. Li An anti-gun violence group, connected to the Sandy Hook massacre, unveiled a chilling “back to school” PSA on Wednesday, showing how kids could be forced to use ordinary pos...
05:17 2019-09-19

TPD: Teenager fatally shot on Tucson’s south side TUCSON – Police are investigating after a teen boy was fatally shot on Tucson’s south side Wednesday morning. According to Sgt. Pete Dugan, detectives were dispatched around 6 a.m.to South Avenida Sel...
05:17 2019-09-19

Trump names Robert O’Brien as new national security adviser President Donald Trump on Wednesday named Robert O’Brien, a State Department official who has specialized in hostage issues, as his new national security adviser. “I have worked long & hard with Rober...
05:17 2019-09-19

AMD has another monster 64-core Rome chip, but the big business is in smaller machines AMD on Wednesday unveiled yet another monster 64-core part, but it's in the smaller-scale machines that it hopes to sell in high volume and take share from Intel....
05:17 2019-09-19

Watch: Alex Bregman, Yordan Alvarez hit back-to-back homers in Astros' 99th win Alex Bregman and Yordan Alvarez hit back-to-back home runs in the sixth inning of a win against the Texas Rangers, helping the Houston Astros clinch their 99th victory of 2019....
05:17 2019-09-19

What we've been watching: 'Another Life' In the September edition of our video IRL series, contributing editor Mariella Moon explains the appeal of a horror TV show with episodes that clock in at under a half-hour, and Georgina Torbet checks...
05:17 2019-09-19

A Black Lady Sketch Show's Post-Apocalyptic Backdrop Is Its Best Joke HBO’s A Black Lady Sketch Show is exactly what its title tells you it is: a sketch comedy show centering and spotlighting a group of black, women comedians as they and a ridiculously impressive cast o...
05:51 2019-09-19

War Made Her a Refugee. Now She’s ‘Home,’ in Amsterdam’s Counterculture. It has been seven years since Souad fled Syria. In the Netherlands, she is learning to define herself as more than just a Muslim, a Syrian or a displaced person....
05:51 2019-09-19

Manufacturer halts distribution of generic Zantac after cancer-causing impurity discovery When the FDA issued a bulletin alerting everyone to the presence of a possible cancer-causing impurity in the popular heartburn drug marketed as Zantac, the administration stopped short of telling peo...
05:51 2019-09-19

Comcast Cuts Price of Its Streaming Hardware From $5 a Month to $0 Comcast is making its streaming device available free of charge to its internet-only customers, in an effort to capitalize on its expanding broadband customer base as the battle for streaming customer...
05:51 2019-09-19

Fed Sees Three Dissents at Meeting for First Time Since 2016 Three Federal Reserve officials voted against the central bank’s decision to cut interest rates by a quarter percentage point, the largest number of formal dissents since Jerome Powell became chairman...
05:51 2019-09-19

Who needs qubits? Factoring algorithm run on a probabilistic computer Enlarge / The correct answer is a matter of probabilities, so some related wrong answers also appear with some frequency. The phenomenal success of our integrated circuits managed to obscure an awk...
06:17 2019-09-19

Pep Guardiola hails 'incredible' Fernandinho as Man City centre-back stint begins Manchester City boss Pep Guardiola has heaped praise on Brazilian star Fernandinho after the midfielder made a successful start to his stint as a makeshift centre-half....
06:17 2019-09-19

PSG 3-0 Real Madrid: Angel Di Maria stars in Paris to ruin Zinedine Zidane's Champions League return Angel Di Maria struck twice to lead Paris Saint-Germain to a 3-0 victory over Real Madrid to hand the French giants an early advantage in Champions League Group A....
06:17 2019-09-19

Humberto strengthens into a Category 3 major hurricane as it tracks toward Bermuda Already at Category 3 strength, Hurricane Humberto is expanding off the U.S. East Coast and is projected to threaten Bermuda as it passes later Wednesday, forecasters said....
06:17 2019-09-19

Ivanka Trump visits Boys & Girls Club in workforce meeting President Donald Trump's daughter and adviser, Ivanka Trump, visited the Boys & Girls Club of D.C. on Wednesday as part of a White House American Workforce Policy Advisory Board meeting....
06:17 2019-09-19

Cameron asked for Queen''s help to stop Scottish independence David Cameron asked the Queen for help in heading off Scottish independence after a poll before the 2014 referendum suggested a lead for those wanting to leave the union....
06:51 2019-09-19

Justin Trudeau brownface: Canada PM apologises after image emerges Canadian prime minister says he deeply regrets image from 2001 party, which emerges weeks out from electionJustin Trudeau has apologised for wearing brownface makeup to a party when he was a teacher i...
06:51 2019-09-19

'Underpaid and undervalued': 10 women claim systemic discrimination at Disney Exclusive: more women join pay inequality case, expanding allegations to ABC Television and Walt Disney PicturesTen women have now accused the Walt Disney Company of gender discrimination as part of a...
06:51 2019-09-19

Pelosi says she would have held Lewandowski in contempt ‘right then and there’ No witness should be able to treat members of Congress like Trump’s former campaign manager did during a Tuesday hearing, the House speaker said during a huddle with lawmakers....
07:17 2019-09-19

‘Our relations are with Israel’: Trump appears to give embattled Netanyahu the cold shoulder Trump said he had not spoken to Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, a man he has described as a close friend. He then noted that the election is close while playing down Netanyahu’s importance ...
07:17 2019-09-19

1 in 16 US women say first sexual experience was forced, coerced: study  The first sexual experience for 1 in 16 U.S. women was forced or coerced intercourse in their early teens, encounters that for some may have had lasting health repercussions, a study suggests....
07:17 2019-09-19

Border Patrol agents arrest Mexican national wanted for murder and rape TUCSON – A Mexican national wanted for murder in Mexico and rape in Oregon was arrested by U.S. Border Patrol agents. Tucson Sector agents caught three men after they reportedly crossed the bord...
07:17 2019-09-19

Tap water contaminants linked with 100,000 cancer cases, US study finds Most of the risk is from naturally occurring arsenic, the byproducts of chemicals used to disinfect water and contaminantsContaminated tap water causes 100,000 cancer cases in the US over a lifetime, ...
07:51 2019-09-19

How a Collision in Space Triggered an Ice Age on Earth Million of Years Ago Scientists on Wednesday said dust spawned by a gigantic collision in the asteroid belt between Mars and Jupiter 400 million years earlier triggered an ice age on Earth that ushered in a significant......
08:17 2019-09-19

The Best Way to Play Shooters on The Nintendo Switch Is With a One-Handed Keyboard and Mouse If you’re going to play shooters on the Nintendo Switch, like Warframe or the upcoming Overwatch port, you’ll want to use a keyboard and mouse....
08:17 2019-09-19

What Was Your Most Ridiculous Medical Bill? It’s no secret that the U.S. medical system is completely fucked up. We seek medical care without knowing how much it will cost; prices are negotiated between hospitals and insurance companies, and we...
08:17 2019-09-19

How to Respond to a Bullshit Apology In the span of five days, Saturday Night Live hired and fired comedian Shane Gillis after his use of sexist, homophobic, racist language—including comments that incorporated racial slurs and mocking a...
08:17 2019-09-19

Ash Brazill recalled and two new caps named in Diamonds netball squad New Zealand await in next month’s Constellation Cup Debutants Maddy Turner and Laura Scherian called upNSW Swifts defender Maddy Turner and Sunshine Coast midcourter Laura Scherian are the two uncappe...
08:17 2019-09-19

Emery rests Ozil for Arsenal's Frankfurt trip "Sept 18 (Reuters) - Arsenal manager Unai Emery has decided to rest playmaker Mesut Ozil and centre back Sokratis Papastathopoulos for Thursday\u0027s Europa League group stage opener at Eintracht Fra...
08:17 2019-09-19

Firm advertised huge returns. It won an award in Monaco. The SEC calls it a fraud Mediatrix Capital said its clients went five years without a single monthly loss. It said it won an award as top global asset manager for its returns over that time. A group in Monaco declared......
08:51 2019-09-19

The FIA WEC Is About To Get A Big Dose Of Beautiful Race Car Scuderia Cameron Glickenhaus is back at it again. This time the team has a plan to build this gorgeous race car—dubbed SCG007—to tackle the 2020/2021 FIA WEC season. It will compete in the “Hypercar” ...
09:17 2019-09-19

The Fiat Panda Trussardi Is A City Car For The End Times Most of us assume the end times are coming eventually, probably sooner than later at this rate. All of that considered, it might be time to consider what your vehicle lineup will be when the time come...
09:17 2019-09-19

Ford's Kind Of Made 'Raptor Lite' Versions Of F-150 And Ranger With New Factory Upgrades Ford is going to sell suspension upgrades for the Ranger and F-150 pickup trucks that are slightly more robust than the existing FX4 off-road trim, but well shy of the extreme Raptor on cost and capab...
09:17 2019-09-19

This Is What It's Like To Drive A Mercedes S600 With An F1 Exhaust Unlike other shops who might send build updates, Sasaki-san simply set to work and finished the job. There was no unnecessary correspondence; he didn’t do anything beyond what was asked of him. We had...
09:17 2019-09-19

Watch: Make Pav Bhaji Fondue At Home For Your Next House Party (Video) This pao bhaji recipe is served and presented in a fondue style, wherein you place the regular bhaji in a fondue pot and savour it by dipping in bite-sized toasted pavs!...
09:17 2019-09-19

As Lamar Jackson rises in second season, Ravens QB prepares to take on Chiefs team that handed him first loss Lamar Jackson's first true test of the 2019 season comes against a Chiefs team that handed him his first loss as a starter last year.       ...
09:17 2019-09-19

LIVE Market Updates: Sensex Plunges Over 350 Points, Nifty Below 10,750 LIVE market updates (Sensex, Nifty today): The S&P BSE Sensex index fell as much as 358.53 points to touch 36,205.35 in late morning deals, and the broader NSE Nifty benchmark moved to 10,732.70, down...
09:17 2019-09-19

Tucson Sugar Skulls hire championship coach TUCSON – The Tucson Sugar Skulls announced that Dixie Wooten, a two-time Indoor Football League Coach of the Year and winner of the 2018 IFL championship, has been hired as Head Coach and Genera...
09:51 2019-09-19

Curry commits to 2020 Olympics: 'That is the plan' "Sept 18 (Reuters) - USA Basketball suffered a shock exit at the recent World Cup but their hopes of rebounding at the next major international event were given a welcome boost as Stephen Curry declar...
09:51 2019-09-19

Rise in crime tied to rising blood pressure (Reuters Health) - People living in communities with rising crime rates may be more likely than those in safer neighborhoods to develop high blood pressure, a new study suggests....
10:17 2019-09-19

Plenty of Fish and other apps are going ‘filter-free’ No fake photos allowed. Dating Web site Plenty of Fish is forcing singles to post more truthful photos of themselves by banning filters from the platform, the company announced this week. The decision...
10:17 2019-09-19

HUMEN founder River Hawkins on why now is the time for truly preventative action in men's mental health Actor River Hawkins is behind a new London centre where men can discuss their emotions and a five-part series that tackles male mental health. Featuring the likes of Andrew Scott, it will air on the E...
10:51 2019-09-19

‘Where’s My Roy Cohn?’ review: Roy Cohn was more entertaining than this Roy Cohn was way more entertaining than the new documentary about Roy Cohn. He was a driving force in Sen. Joseph McCarthy’s hearings searching for communists in the government in the 1950s, the...
10:51 2019-09-19

‘Ad Astra’ is a major comeback for Brad Pitt When somebody asks Brad Pitt what he did this summer, here’s how he should respond: “Resuscitated my acting career!” Although the movie star’s best days seemed well behind him, he has, out of nowhere,...
10:51 2019-09-19

New 2021 Ineos Grenadier: name and production site confirmed News 18 Sep, 2019 Ineos Automotive's forthcoming 4x4 will be called the Grenadier – and it’ll be assembled in a new production facility in Bridgend, Wales...
10:51 2019-09-19

Xiaomi Redmi K20 Pro Extreme Edition to be unveiled on September 19 The Xiaomi Redmi K20 Pro Extreme edition will be unveiled on September 19 in China, bringing some internal upgrades including the Snapdragon 855 Plus chipset.When the K20 Pro was launched, it was one ...
10:51 2019-09-19

Blockchain has become one of enterprises top five priorities Blockchain will evolve further in the next two to three years among the enterprises as it has become one of their top five priorities, an Oracle executive said.Blockchain is another way to store data ...
10:51 2019-09-19

How to create a data backup plan using AWS Backup Secure backup of vital data is a necessity in business. With cloud computing services like AWS Backup, businesses can contract for fast, reliable backup services on an as-needed basis....
11:17 2019-09-19

The Yankees’ expected celebration never came The workers did what seemed sensible, lugging the plastic from a golf cart into the Yankees clubhouse. Soon, in the privacy of their own clubhouse, the Yankees would be able to celebrate a first-place...
11:17 2019-09-19

Rangers’ Artemi Panarin should be OK after injury scare A bit of a scare went through Rangerstown when it was clear Artemi Panarin had left the bench late in the second period of the preseason opener Wednesday night at the Garden, then did not return to th...
11:17 2019-09-19

Exclusive: Deutsche Bank has discussed adding assets to bad bank if sales go well - sources Some senior Deutsche Bank AG officials have discussed the possibility of putting additional problematic assets worth billions of euros into a unit it created earlier this year, if the bank is able to...
11:17 2019-09-19

Investor keeps making bank selling Soho townhouses Real estate investor and former tech investor Arthur Becker’s savvy $20 million stake in architect Cary Tamarkin’s 10 Sullivan St. keeps paying off. In 2016, Becker (who was married to Ver...
11:17 2019-09-19

Timber industry pressing to be included in Trump trade war assistance for farmers The timber industry is pressing the Trump administration and Congress to be included in the China trade retaliation relief currently available to the agricultural industry. The administration has thus...
11:51 2019-09-19

'American Idol' alum Antonella Barba back in jail after father resigns as custodian Barba's attorney said she voluntarily turned herself in after a plan to have a person other than her father take custody of her fell through.        ...
11:51 2019-09-19

A stargazer's guide to the equinox and how Earth moves around the sun As the September equinox falls, we begin a new astronomy series with all you need to know about how Earth's orbit affects what we see in the night sky...
11:51 2019-09-19

Kohli Amazed By Miller's One-Handed Catch. Reaction Is Viral On Internet Virat Kohli himself had taken a great catch during the 2nd T20 International vs South Africa but David Miller's sensational grab at the boundary to dismiss Shikhar Dhawan left Kohli awestruck....
11:51 2019-09-19

Market LIVE Updates: Sensex Plunges Over 550 Points To Hit Six-Month Low Stock Market LIVE (Sensex, Nifty today): The S&P BSE Sensex index fell as much as 576.08 points to touch 35,987.80 in afternoon, its lowest intraday level recorded since March 5. The broader NSE Nifty...
12:17 2019-09-19

Apple iOS 13 available today Software update works with phones back to iPhone 6S and SE, and is available Thursday. New tools include safer sign-on credentials, robocaller killer.       ...
12:17 2019-09-19

Smartphone bogged down? A little maintenance can go a long way Smartphone maintenance can be as simple as cleaning out your apps, installing updates and watching your battery use. Follow these seven steps.       ...
12:17 2019-09-19

Ex-NBA superstar Kobe Bryant scores points as an investor by preaching patience Retired NBA superstar Kobe Bryant is now a partner at Bryant Stibel, an investment firm with more than $2 billion under management.       ...
12:17 2019-09-19

Woman testifies about alleged rape by ex-college baseball player GEORGETOWN, Del. — A woman who says she was raped by an ex-University of Delaware baseball player accused of multiple sexual assaults testified Wednesday that she was surprised, then anxious and afrai...
12:17 2019-09-19

Mom arrested for giving 1-year-old daughter heroin, leading to baby’s death A mom in Maine was arrested in connection with the death of her 1-year-old daughter for allegedly giving the child small doses of heroin on numerous occasions to help the baby sleep, according to a re...
12:17 2019-09-19

Fukushima Nuclear Disaster Trial Ends With Acquittals of 3 Executives The verdict makes it likely that no one will be held criminally responsible for the 2011 meltdown in Japan, which caused damage that could linger for generations....
12:51 2019-09-19

Immigration court backlog exceeds 1 million cases, data group says The immigration court backlog now exceeds 1 million cases, according to Syracuse University's Transactional Records Access Clearinghouse, which tracks immigration court data....
12:51 2019-09-19

Want to save on a home? Buy it with some strangers While looking for a home in Los Angeles, Dan Nufer saw a house in the Glassell Park neighborhood that was better than anything else he'd seen -- newly renovated and larger than the properties he'd alr...
12:51 2019-09-19

U.S. Democratic presidential candidate Buttigieg unveils health plan Democratic presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg on Thursday unveiled his plan to reform the U.S. healthcare system by offering everyone coverage under the federal Medicare program, but not forcing pe...
12:51 2019-09-19

Exchanges Vie With Ultrafast Traders for Mom-and-Pop Stock Orders Exchanges are challenging high-speed traders in the battle for mom-and-pop investors’ stock orders, looking to gain market share in the fiercely competitive business of U.S. equities trading....
12:51 2019-09-19

Philippines Declares Polio Outbreak After 19 Years Free of the Disease The country’s health secretary said that government scientists had confirmed one case in the southern province of Lanao del Sur and were looking at another suspected case....
13:17 2019-09-19

‘3 Musketeers’ or ‘3 Stooges’? Republicans Challenging Trump May Fall in Between The three candidates, coupled with a softening economy and the president’s falling poll numbers against almost any Democrat, may offer reluctant Trump voters a way out....
13:17 2019-09-19

'He became our best friend': how we survived Larry Nassar's systematic abuse Olympic medalist Tasha Schwikert and US national team member Jordan Schwikert reveal their experience as sisters and survivors of Larry Nassar’s abuse, including an unthinkable week Tasha spent in the...
13:17 2019-09-19

Football transfer rumours: Thomas Tuchel to take over at Manchester United? Today’s tell-all is scraping the bottom of the barrel Underwhelmed by Ole Gunnar Solskjær’s stint at the wheel, Manchester United are hoping to replace him with Thomas Tuchel. Reports from France sugg...
13:17 2019-09-19

Bollywood film awards: Kashmiri spy thriller Raazi wins best picture Controversial Padmaavat film also triumphs as Indian ‘Oscars’ held in country for first timeBollywood’s equivalent of the Oscars, the International Indian Film Academy awards (IIFA), have been held in...
13:17 2019-09-19

What does Purdue Pharma's bankruptcy filing actually mean? What cases is Purdue caught up in and who else is involved and what happens next? Here’s what you need to knowPurdue Pharma, the maker of the controversial prescription painkiller OxyContin, has filed...
13:17 2019-09-19

US-China trade war imperils efforts to beat poverty, warns Bill Gates Microsoft billionaire says economic strife undermines ‘world’s ability to work together’The ongoing trade battle between the US and China poses a major threat to efforts to tackle inequality and pover...
13:17 2019-09-19

Extreme survivors: Greenland's hardy wildlife under threat from global heating They may be adapted to one of the harshest environments on the planet, but Greenland’s animals and plants are increasingly vulnerableAll photographs by Carsten Egevang Continue reading......
13:17 2019-09-19

Israelis Are Contending With the Prospect of a Third Poll Just Days After Voting JERUSALEM (AP) — Israelis were contending with the prospect of a third election on Thursday, two days after an unprecedented repeat election left the country’s two main political parties d...
13:17 2019-09-19

New York extends lead over Brexit-hit London in finance center: poll New York has extended its lead as the world's top financial center, with London barely holding on to second place ahead of Hong Kong as uncertainty over Brexit takes its toll on the UK capital, a Z/Ye...
13:51 2019-09-19

Dallas Cowboys' Robert Quinn accuses media of twisting anthem protests message Dallas Cowboys defensive end Robert Quinn was asked Wednesday whether he would raise a fist during the national anthem and used the opportunity to lambast the media over the national anthem protests....
13:51 2019-09-19

Carl Yastrzemski throws out first pitch to Giants outfielder grandson Mike Yastrzemski Fans at Fenway Park got to witness a special moment Wednesday night before the Boston Red Sox took on the San Francisco Giants in their series finale....
13:51 2019-09-19

1 of Brown's accusers has met with NFL Two people with knowledge of the investigation into Antonio Brown being accused of sexual assault tell The Associated Press that one of the accusers has met with NFL investigators and that there is no...
13:51 2019-09-19

American Horror Story is fun again with 1984 Maybe it’s a sign of our dark times that a show that involves so much s’more-side bloodshed can seem like light TV. Or maybe it’s just the fact that after the last two seasons of American Horror Story...
13:51 2019-09-19

Reef protection laws pass despite industry attacks on their scientific basis Queensland’s government will limit the agricultural pollution harming the Great Barrier ReefThe Queensland government has passed new regulations to limit agricultural pollution damaging the Great Barr...
13:51 2019-09-19

Watch Huawei's Mate 30 event right here After all those Huawei product photos leaked over the past weeks, the company might have no surprises left in store for its Mate 30 event in Munich, Germany. Still, you can confirm all the rumored inf...
14:17 2019-09-19

The Morning After: Are dual-screen laptops a gimmick or the next big thing? Hey, good morning! You look fabulous. This morning, we're looking at Facebook's next attempt at making hardware, and investigating the appeal of an indoor/outdoor Sonos speaker. Plus, the i...
14:17 2019-09-19

The Keurig of cocktails is expanding sales to California What if whipping up a Moscow Mule or an Old Fashioned was as easy as popping a coffee pod into a Keurig machine? Cocktail bartenders and other libations experts would likely turn up their nose at such...
14:17 2019-09-19

Arcimoto is finally shipping its three-wheeled EV to customers After more than a decade of working on its "Fun Utility Vehicle," or FUV, Arcimoto is finally shipping the three-wheeled EVs to customers. The company announced today that it's entered production...
14:17 2019-09-19

On this day Floyd Mayweather fought Juan Manuel Marquez 10 years ago today Floyd Mayweather fought Juan Manuel Marquez. Here's how Boxing News saw it The post On this day Floyd Mayweather fought Juan Manuel Marquez appeared first on Boxing News....
14:17 2019-09-19

DTM to Sweden at Anderstorp, "exciting" round to be revealed The DTM has announced a new-look calendar that includes a first visit to Sweden and Hockenheim slimming to a single round, with one "exciting" addition yet to be announced...
14:17 2019-09-19

Iran’s Foreign Minister Vows ‘All-Out War’ if U.S. or Saudis Strike “We don’t want war,” Mohammad Javad Zarif told CNN, “but we won’t blink to defend our territory.” U.S. and Saudi officials have blamed Iran for an attack on Saudi oil facilities....
14:51 2019-09-19

School Shooting Hoodies Draw Outrage From Survivors A New York street wear company showcased sweatshirts last week featuring bullet holes and the names of schools where students have been killed in mass shootings....
14:51 2019-09-19

Apple’s iPhone 11 Pro has one-third as much RAM as top Android flagships, but it still crushes them Apple’s new iPhone 11, iPhone 11 Pro, and iPhone 11 Pro Max will finally be released tomorrow after months and months of leaks. When the next-generation iPhones finally do start hitting mailboxe...
14:51 2019-09-19

Watch live as Huawei unveils the revolutionary Mate 30 Pro beginning at 8AM ET Just over a week after Apple unveiled the iPhone 11 and iPhone 11 Pro in California, the second-largest smartphone maker in the world is set to unveil its own next-gen flagships. On Thursday, Septembe...
14:51 2019-09-19

Trump's 'troubling' promise to foreign leader prompts House panel briefing – live Intelligence community inspector general Michael Atkinson to appear in closed-door briefing on whistleblower complaint Sign up for the US briefing and get a new perspective 1.55pm BST Good morning and...
15:17 2019-09-19

The climate crisis isn’t just causing extreme weather. It’s fuelling extreme politics, too | Nick Lowles The far right is exploiting divisions created by climate breakdown. This must be challengedIn the past three weeks, we took the pulse of citizens in eight countries in the Americas and western Europe ...
15:17 2019-09-19

'We live in a narco-state': murder of Dutch lawyer prompts fear and fury Lawyers in gangland cases given emergency protection after unprecedented killingLawyers and prosecutors in major gangland drugs cases in the Netherlands have been given emergency protection after the ...
15:17 2019-09-19

Thieves tie up French chateau owners and steal €2m of jewels and cash Police seek six suspects who ransacked Vaux-le-Vicomte near Paris, which often stands in for Versailles in filmsThe owners of a 17th-century French castle were tied up as their opulent home was ransac...
15:17 2019-09-19

Fans of China's own 'Loch Ness monster' deflated as beast turns out to be airbag Pictures and video of a huge snake-like object in the Yangtze river viewed tens of millions of times online A mysterious long, black object that was captured on video in the Yangtze river, and ended u...
15:17 2019-09-19

How Juul Hooked Kids and Ignited a Public Health Crisis In the Scheetz household, back-to-school anxiety reached new heights this fall. Jami Scheetz’s 15-year-old son Devon, who has severe asthma, kicked a brutal vaping habit over the summer, with he...
15:51 2019-09-19

NY Times reporters claim Kavanaugh offered interview if they said it never happened Two New York Times reporters​ claim Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh agreed to be interviewed for their book under the condition that they say he didn’t speak with them. Robin Pogrebin and ...
15:51 2019-09-19

A Madden tournament shooting survivor tried to move on. Then he found a bullet in his leg. In an attempt to heal his mind, Jacob Mitich has not picked up his game controller since being shot in Jacksonville, but news cycles filled with mass shootings keep dredging up the pain....
15:51 2019-09-19

In diverse Toronto, the Raptors’ sports hijab is hailed as a win for inclusivity The head coverings, worn in public by some Muslim women, have not always been accepted by major sports organizations. Now, they are being marketed and sold by the Raptors and Nike as part of an inclus...
15:51 2019-09-19

NYPD school crossing guard threatened to ‘beat the s–t’ out of neighbor: cops An NYPD school crossing guard was busted in Queens for sending her neighbor threatening text messages promising to “beat the s–t” out of her, police said Thursday. Danyaal McClendon,...
15:51 2019-09-19

Speedboat racer trying to break record dies in crash, killing 2 others Champion Italian racer Fabio Buzzi hit an artificial reef near the finish line as he was trying to set a record for travel from Monte Carlo to Venice.        ...
16:17 2019-09-19

watchOS 6 to Release Today: How to Download and Install watchOS 6 is expected to debut shortly after the release of iOS 13 in India. Here's how you can download the latest watchOS update on your Apple Watch....
16:17 2019-09-19

Netflix Said to Plan to Pay Bonuses to Filmmakers When Movies Succeed Netflix plans to pay filmmakers, actors and movie producers a bonus if their films are successful, a new incentive aimed at winning projects that might otherwise go to rival studios, according to......
16:17 2019-09-19

Capital management executive allegedly assaulted female employee on work trip A Big Apple capital management executive was busted for trying to assault a young employee — after booking them into a single hotel room on a work trip to Florida, according to cops. James Lukez...
16:17 2019-09-19

Netanyahu’s rival rejects call to let him lead centrist coalition Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Thursday called on his main rival, Benny Gantz, to hold talks aimed at creating a centrist unity government headed by the incumbent — but his proposa...
16:17 2019-09-19

French crews rescue Belgian pilot from electrical line after plane crashes French emergency crews rescued a Belgian F-16 fighter pilot from an electrical line Thursday morning after he ejected from a plane that crashed in Brittany, France....
16:51 2019-09-19

EU chief Jean-Claude Juncker open to replacing Irish backstop with 'operable' alternative The EU said Wednesday it's open to a British exit without the key Irish "backstop," as long as Prime Minister Boris Johnson's government presents an alternative in writing before the Oct. 31 deadli...
16:51 2019-09-19

Italian speedboat champion Fabio Buzzi killed in racing crash near Venice An Italian speedboat champion and two others were killed Wednesday when their vessel struck an artificial reef off the coast of Venice, authorities said....
16:51 2019-09-19

VW upgrades infotainment system to include free remote start Most 2020 Volkswagens will come with a major infotainment upgrade that will let owners use a smartphone app to remotely start the vehicle or use it as a secure place to have packages delivered when pa...
16:51 2019-09-19

Kohli Congratulates Phogat For Winning Bronze And Qualifying For Olympics Virat Kohli took to Twitter to congratulate Vinesh Phogat on her fine achievement as she became the first Indian wrestler to seal a 2020 Olympics berth....
16:51 2019-09-19

Hamilton, Grosjean: Remarkable Kubica F1 comeback an inspiration Robert Kubica's short-lived Formula 1 comeback has been hailed as "remarkable" and an "inspiration" by Lewis Hamilton and Romain Grosjean, following the announcement he will leave Williams after 2019...
16:51 2019-09-19

Burger King scraps plastic toys in children's meals, launches amnesty Burger King will stop handing out plastic toys in its children's meals and said on Thursday it was launching an amnesty for customers to return any freebies in a bid to tackle the growing problem of p...
17:17 2019-09-19

Trump expresses dismay over cost of keeping Guantanamo prison open President Donald Trump expressed unhappiness on Wednesday with the cost of keeping open a controversial prison at the U.S. military base in Guantanamo Bay, Cuba and said his administration was studyin...
17:17 2019-09-19

Palm oil to blame for 39% of forest loss in Borneo since 2000 : study The palm oil industry was responsible for at least 39% of forest loss on the biodiversity-rich island of Borneo between 2000 and 2018, data from a research firm based in Indonesia shows....
17:17 2019-09-19

Malaysia to push Southeast Asian nations for long-term solution to smog Malaysia will push its Southeast Asian neighbors to strengthen cooperation in finding a long-term solution for smog wafted across the region from forest fires in Indonesia, its environment minister s...
17:17 2019-09-19

Fast facts about the smoky haze smothering Southeast Asia During Southeast Asia's dry season, farmers in Indonesia and other countries clear land using fire, often for palm and wood pulp plantations, with flames frequently raging out of control to produce a ...
17:17 2019-09-19

ER Turns 25: Where Is the Star-Studded Cast Now? Television was changed 25 years ago. On this day, September 19, in 1994, ER premiered on NBC. The medical drama, which lasted for an impressive 15 seasons, helped launch the careers of numerous......
17:17 2019-09-19

U.S. investigates reports of deadly airstrikes in Afghanistan The U.S. military carried out drone strikes against a suspected Islamic State hideout in eastern Afghanistan Thursday, but local authorities said the attack also killed multiple civilians....
17:17 2019-09-19

Favour "Peaceful Resolution" To Crisis After Saudi Attack: Mike Pompeo US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo Thursday said he preferred a "peaceful resolution" to a crisis sparked by attacks on Saudi oil infrastructure, as Iran warned against "all-out war"....
17:17 2019-09-19

NTT Docomo moves up Japan-wide 5G to June 2020, offers early access Japan's top carrier will offer trial 5G service on September 20 before bringing base stations to all of the country's prefectures next year.Read More...
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Daily on Healthcare: Pelosi unveils drug pricing plan Subscribe today to the Washington Examiner magazine and get Washington Briefing: politics and policy stories that will keep you up to date with what's going on in Washington. SUBSCRIBE NOW: Just $1.00...
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At "Howdy, Modi!" Event, Donald Trump Hints At An Announcement: 10 Points US President Donald Trump, who will share stage with Prime Minister Narendra Modi for the first time ever at the "Howdy Modi!" event in Houston on Sunday, has said he may make an announcement at the.....
17:51 2019-09-19

Government Issues Ordinance To Ban E-Cigarettes, Vaping Devices The Government today issued an ordinance to ban e-cigarettes, making the production, import, export, transport, sale or advertisements of such "alternative" smoking devices a cognizable offence......
17:51 2019-09-19

|PICS:Ohbaby!EltonJantjiesandhisgrowingfamilyarethecutest South African rugby player Elton Jantjies recently popped the question to his long-term girlfriend Iva Ristic 3 months after the couple welcomed their third child....
17:51 2019-09-19

FHR, StuLo offer local student loan debt relief program According to the Federal Reserve and New York Federal Reserve, more than 44 million borrowers across the U.S. collectively owe $1.5 trillion in student loan debt. / Getty Images TUCSON – Family Housin...
17:51 2019-09-19

Tropical moisture late this weekend! TUCSON – Isolated to scattered storms this afternoon east and southeast of Tucson with a better opportunity by the end of the weekend as moisture from Hurricane Lorena moves into the Southwest! ...
17:51 2019-09-19

Tunisia's ousted president Ben Ali dies in Saudi exile: lawyer Tunisia's ousted autocrat Zine El-Abidine Ben Ali died in exile in Saudi Arabia on Thursday, days after a free presidential election in his homeland, his family lawyer said....
17:51 2019-09-19

Pakistan PM expresses full support to Saudi Arabia after attacks on oil facilities: SPA Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan expressed on Thursday his country's full support to Saudi Arabia following last weekend attacks on the kingdom's oil facilities, the Saudi Press Agency reported....
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Military strike against Iran would result in "all-out war": foreign minister Any U.S. or Saudi military strike against Iran would bring "all-out war", Tehran said on Thursday, keeping up a drumbeat of warnings to its adversaries after they accused the Islamic Republic of a str...
17:51 2019-09-19

Climate change will boost risk of extreme flooding in northern Europe Climate change will increase the risk of heavy rainfall and storm surges combining to cause extreme flooding around the UK, Germany and other parts of northern Europe...
18:17 2019-09-19

Laws are needed when technological change ends up squeezing workers California’s Assembly Bill 5 will let gig workers have benefits, unions and legal protection. It was needed to prevent a return to Dickensian working conditions, argues Annalee Newitz...
18:17 2019-09-19

Exclusive: Zarif threatens 'all-out war' in case of military strike on Iran In an exclusive interview with CNN's Nick Paton Walsh, Zarif raised the specter of 'all-out war' in case of a US or Saudi military strike on the country....
18:17 2019-09-19

It’s tall, it’s tough, it’s too hot to touch: President Trump has just the wall for you Trump hawked a massive stretch of border fence as a feat of innovation and ingenuity — the physical manifestation, for now only in partial form, of his signature campaign promise....
18:17 2019-09-19

Pearl Jam's Mike McCready celebrates Infinite Color & Sound with new playlist Infinite Color & Sound is a music and art collaboration between Mike McCready and artist Kate Neckel featuring original music written by the duo.        ...
18:17 2019-09-19

Chrissy Teigen accidentally posts email address, FaceTime hilarity ensues Chrissy Teigen accidentally publicly shared her email address. "oh my god people are FaceTiming me," she tweeted.        ...
18:17 2019-09-19

Celine Dion reveals three songs from new album 'Courage' "Courage" is Dion's first English-language album in six years, following her 2013 release, "Love Me Back to Life."        ...
18:17 2019-09-19

Regulatory requirements behind Western Union's multi-cloud push The company's VP head of technology transformation detailed the global regulatory requirements that impact a cloud strategy at an organisation like Western Union....
18:17 2019-09-19

15 Best Coffee Places In Delhi You Just Can't Miss The growing number of coffee places around town get us to one point- Delhi loves coffee. So we'v got a list of some of the best coffee places in town that you must visit for your refill of caffeine....
18:17 2019-09-19

Eating Cheese May Avoid Blood Vessel Damage From High-Sodium Diet: Study A new study has now pointed at potential benefits of consuming cheese. The study has said that consuming cheese may help protect blood vessels from damage caused by a diet rich in salt....
18:17 2019-09-19

Former Fukushima execs found not guilty of negligence after 2011 nuclear disaster Three former executives facing five years in jail for professional negligence in the 2011 nuclear meltdown of the Fukushima plant were found not guilty in a Thursday ruling. ...
18:51 2019-09-19

Berbatov announces retirement from football "Former Manchester United and Tottenham Hotspur striker Dimitar Berbatov announced his retirement from football on Thursday, 18 months after leaving India\u0027s Kerala Blasters, bringing an end to a ...
18:51 2019-09-19

Vaping Illnesses Increase to 530 Probable Cases More than three-fourths of those sickened are male, health officials said, and half are under 25. Some of the illnesses are so severe that the C.D.C. says it expects more deaths....
19:17 2019-09-19

Kobe Bryant talks investing Ex-NBA star Kobe Bryant, now a business executive, and Jeff Stibel, both co founders of Bryant Stibel, talk investing.       ...
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