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Trade conditions, although weak, improved in May and the market expects economic conditions and business climate to lift in the short to medium term....

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2 Prominent Academics to Cut Ties to M.I.T. Media Lab Over Epstein Link The academics, Ethan Zuckerman and J. Nathan Matias, said they were protesting the institute’s connection to the financier, who was facing sex-crime charges when he killed himself this month....
19:34 2019-08-21

LIGO may have seen its first black hole and neutron star collision LIGO has probably seen the collision of a black hole and neutron star. That would mean it has spotted all three types of cosmic event it was designed to...
19:34 2019-08-21

Daniel Sturridge joins Trabzonspor on three-year deal after ban ends • Striker opts for Turkish club after offers from US and China• Sturridge had been banned for breaching FA betting rulesDaniel Sturridge has joined Trabzonspor after the former Liverpool and England s...
20:00 2019-08-21

Joe Root’s England fired up to burst through ‘huge hole’ in Australia • England aim to capitalise on Steve Smith’s enforced absence • Jofra Archer to spearhead bid to square Ashes in third TestJoe Root believes England are ready to pounce on the absence of Steve Smith a...
20:00 2019-08-21

Dozens of celebrities fall for Instagram hoax The widely circulated post falsely warns Instagram is changing its privacy policy and will make public all of users' photos, including deleted messages....
20:00 2019-08-21

Kids are dying in hot cars at an alarming rate. The NHTSA is tweeting to raise awareness Hot car deaths hit 35 already this year. A push is on for Congress to mandate a technological fix. NHTSA took to Twitter Tuesday to raise awareness.       ...
20:00 2019-08-21

| Twitter agree to meet with Manchester United over Pogba abuse Twitter have reacted to calls for more to be done in preventing racist abuse of footballers on social media platforms and will meet with officials from Manchester United....
20:00 2019-08-21

Trump ramps up criticism of the Federal Reserve amid White House fears of a slowdown In a series of tweets, the president blamed Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell for the slowdown in economic growth, saying his administration is “doing great” with China and other trade deals....
20:00 2019-08-21

Audi A4 35 TFSI Sport S tronic 2019 UK review Entry-level petrol version of Audi’s refreshed A4 has the maturity, refinement and equipment-driven value to appeal loud and clear, albeit in very rational terms This is expected to be one of the bi...
20:34 2019-08-21

Amazon Prime Student Members: Get 40% Off an Echo Device Right Now If you’re an Amazon Prime Student member, Amazon is running a pretty solid Back to School deal right now on Echo devices that allows you to get 40% off a device for your dorm room....
20:34 2019-08-21

Don't Download the Latest Fortnite Aimbot—It's Malware I’m terrible at Fortnite—so much so that even using some kind of aimbot or other hack to “improve” my matches would probably only make me as decent as a regular Fortnite player. Still, I won’t be tryi...
20:34 2019-08-21

Second Teen Arrested for Threats Posted on Meme-Sharing Site iFunny On Monday, a 19-year-old man from Chicago was arrested after allegedly threatening to “slaughter and murder any doctor, patient, or visitor” in the area of an abortion clinic. The threats were reporte...
20:34 2019-08-21

Scientists Create a Healthier Butter-Like Spread Made From 80 Percent Water As delicious as butter is—adding flavor and texture to almost any food—it’s not the healthiest thing to smear on toast or corn on the cob. Some vegetable-based oil spreads like margarine are considere...
20:34 2019-08-21

Huawei founder tells staff it faces 'live or die' moment Huawei staff have been told the company plans to go into “battle mode” to survive the ongoing US ban disruption, founder Ren Zhengfei has said.Earlier this year, the US Department of Com...
20:34 2019-08-21

Couple face jail for taking sand from Italian beach We've all been tempted to bring a little bit of paradise home from our holidays. But the urge has backfired on a French couple, who are facing up to six years in prison for removing sand from a beach ...
20:34 2019-08-21

50 of the world's best desserts Imagine the best dessert on Earth. Better yet, turn to a stranger on the street and ask them. Odds are good -- dollars to doughnuts -- their answer is different from yours....
20:34 2019-08-21

Lilly Singh, the first openly bisexual woman of color talk show host, on impact of coming out In an interview, YouTube star-turned-NBC talk show host Lilly Singh discussed the effect her coming out has had on fans.        ...
20:34 2019-08-21

Opinion: Packers must make drafting QB a high priority Aaron Rodgers’ back trouble seals it. The Packers must draft a quarterback next year, and they need to start looking in the first round.       ...
20:34 2019-08-21

Michelle Liu, 12, already 'famous' at Canadian Pacific Women’s Open Michelle Liu, a 12-year-old from Vancouver, earned a spot in the Canadian Pacific Women's Open. She's the youngest golfer to compete in the event.       ...
20:34 2019-08-21

Instant View: July FOMC minutes - 25 basis points cut seen as a mid-cycle adjustment The Federal Reserve debated cutting interest rates more aggressively at its July meeting, although central bankers were united in wanting to avoid the appearance of being on a path to more rate cuts, ...
20:34 2019-08-21

Trump: 'I am the chosen one' to take on China over trade U.S. President Donald Trump on Wednesday said he was "the chosen one" to address trade imbalances with China, even as congressional researchers warned that his tariffs would reduce U.S. economic outpu...
20:34 2019-08-21

U.S. home sales rise, boosted by lower mortgage rates U.S. home sales rose more than expected in July, boosted by lower mortgage rates and a strong labor market, signs the Federal Reserve's shift toward lower interest rates was supporting the economy....
20:34 2019-08-21

Trump -'I am the chosen one' to fix U.S. trade imbalance with China U.S. President Donald Trump said on Wednesday his life would be easier if he had not mounted a trade war with China but said "I am the chosen one" to take on Beijing....
20:34 2019-08-21

Trump says that Jewish people who vote for Democrats are ‘very disloyal to Israel,’ denies his remarks are anti-Semitic The president ratcheted up his attacks on Jewish Democrats on Wednesday, dismissing an outcry from both sides of the aisle as well as Jewish organizations....
21:00 2019-08-21

Trump is ramping up his economic double-talk to tamp down recession fears As a presidential candidate, Donald Trump warned about the perils of President Barack Obama’s economic management. Now as president, Trump often fails to heed his own advice....
21:00 2019-08-21

|ReserveBankwilllikelyholdoffonratecut,despiteeasinginflation-economists Inflation for July eased to 4%. However, the SA Reserve Bank is likely to maintain a cautious stance before deciding to implement a rate cut, given the risk of a rating downgrade which still looms lar...
21:00 2019-08-21

|SARSplaces'protectmefromyourself'ITheadonprecautionarysuspension The tax agency has placed Mmamathe Makheke-Mokhuane on precautionary suspension pending the finalisation of a disciplinary process related to allegations of misconduct....
21:00 2019-08-21

|LocalbodiesslamEU-fundedstudyonSA'sshrinkingpoultryindustry An EU-funded study has found that part of the reason for the crisis of SA's poultry industry is due to limited investment in building production capacity and shortcomings in SA's business model. Local...
21:00 2019-08-21

Ready Or Not's Samara Weaving set out to be a different kind of "scream queen" When we sat down with Samara Weaving to talk about her new role in Ready Or Not, we had to commend her on the rage-filled screams she lets out as the film’s tormented bride, Grace. But when we mention...
21:00 2019-08-21

Only in a franchise this bad could Angel Has Fallen look like an improvement Mike Banning (Gerard Butler), the protagonist of the Has Fallen movies, isn’t just a Secret Service agent. He is the Secret Service agent, a neanderthal with veins of pure American cheese and a single...
21:00 2019-08-21

401(k), IRA millionaires at Fidelity surpass record highs in the second quarter Are you a 401(k) millionaire? Fidelity Investments says the number of its 401(k) account holders with balances over $1 million hit record high.       ...
21:34 2019-08-21

US home sales rose 2.5% in July despite concerns of affordability Housing affordability remains an issue for many would-be buyers, but the market saw increased purchases in July.       ...
21:34 2019-08-21

Every small business is a brand: Make yours stand out Branding is something most small business people know is important. But creating one that resonates with consumers is easier said than done.       ...
21:34 2019-08-21

Tropical Storm Chantal forms in North Atlantic; so far quiet hurricane season approaches peak The third named storm of the Atlantic hurricane season formed Tuesday far out over the North Atlantic, ending a stretch of over one month without any systems as the season approaches its peak in the w...
21:34 2019-08-21

'Miracle on Ice' forward Pavelich charged in assault A forward for the 1980 "Miracle on Ice" U.S. Olympic ice hockey team faces four felony assault charges after allegedly attacking his Minnesota neighbor with a metal pole....
21:34 2019-08-21

Ivanisevic headlines Hall of Fame nominations Big-serving left-hander Goran Ivanisevic, a former Wimbledon champion who won two Olympic bronze medals, headlined the list of four candidates up for induction into the International Tennis Hall of Fa...
21:34 2019-08-21

Pope lets sick girl clap, dance on stage during speech A young girl, who slipped away from her mother at the Vatican's audience hall, clapped and danced on the stage during Pope Francis' speech on Wednesday. But Francis signaled to security to l...
21:34 2019-08-21

Local parks could bring city dwellers as much happiness as Christmas: study Want some holiday cheer this summer? Your local park may be able to help — and you won’t even have to see your in-laws. A walk around the park could boost a person’s mood as much as ...
21:34 2019-08-21

Jeremy Corbyn assembles opposition MPs in bid to block no-deal Brexit as he warns UK is heading for 'political storm' Jeremy Corbyn has invited senior politicians to a meeting to discuss blocking a no-deal Brexit as he warned the country is "heading into a constitutional and political storm"....
21:34 2019-08-21

Amrou Greenidge: Coach pays heartfelt tribute to former GB athlete, 18, killed after being 'deliberately knocked down' by car The coach of a former GB athlete, 18, who was killed after he was allegedly deliberately knocked off his bike, has paid a heartfelt tribute to an "unbelievable talent who was just the nicest young man...
21:34 2019-08-21

Word of Jeffrey Epstein's $200K donation causes senior MIT lab staffer to resign Controversy surrounding Jeffrey Epstein's donations to the MIT lab date back to 2015. He reportedly gave over $200,000.        ...
21:34 2019-08-21

Philadelphia police head resigns amid sexual harassment, discrimination allegations The resignation comes days after Philadelphia Mayor Jim Kenney called Richard Ross Jr. the best police commissioner in the U.S.        ...
21:34 2019-08-21

Are MAX 737s closer to flying? FAA 'looks forward' to international panel's findings as grounding drags on The FAA "looks forward" to a panel's findings on the Boeing 737 MAX jets but stands by the process that certified a key component of the aircraft.        ...
21:34 2019-08-21

HS2 rail link could be terminated as review announced The future of HS2 has been thrown into doubt after it was revealed that an independent review will consider whether and how the £55bn project should continue....
21:34 2019-08-21

The Summer of Elizabeth Warren GQ’s Julia Ioffe talks with Elizabeth Warren on the campaign trail about Hillary Clinton’s trailblazing, Donald Trump's attention, and Warren’s biggest pitch of all: herself....
21:34 2019-08-21

Conservation, animal rights groups sue Trump over weakening U.S. wildlife protections Environmental and animal rights groups on Wednesday sued the Trump administration over its proposal to revise the U.S. Endangered Species Act, seeking to block changes that they say will roll back pro...
22:00 2019-08-21

Oklahoma judge to rule on Monday in opioid lawsuit against J&J An Oklahoma judge will rule on Monday on whether Johnson & Johnson should be held liable in a lawsuit by the state's attorney general who argues the drugmaker should be forced to pay $17 billion for f...
22:00 2019-08-21

Parkland massacre survivors post sweeping U.S. gun-control plan ahead of 2020 election Survivors of the Parkland, Florida, high school massacre on Wednesday released a sweeping gun-control plan that would ban assault-style rifles and take other steps in hopes of halving U.S. firearms de...
22:00 2019-08-21

Watch NASA astronauts spacewalk outside the International Space Station live The International Space Station is one seriously high-tech laboratory, but it can only remain useful as long as all of its systems are operating as intended. That means regular maintenance, and right ...
22:00 2019-08-21

Repatriation plans stir fear among Rohingya refugees in Bangladesh Nearly 3,500 Rohingya living in Bangladesh fear for their lives after being told they would be sent back to Myanmar. DW's Naomi Conrad and Arafatul Islam spoke to them at their shelters in Cox's Bazar...
22:00 2019-08-21

Access to health care a distant dream for most Indian women A study conducted by experts from India and Harvard University reveals that Indian women suffer gender bias while accessing health care. Gender stereotypes also prevent women from voicing their health...
22:00 2019-08-21

Scandalized billionaire Steve Wynn pays $43M for Palm Beach mansion Former casino mogul Steve Wynn is the latest billionaire sex pest to make a splash in the scandalous seaside city of Palm Beach, Fla. The former chairman and CEO of Wynn Resorts, who was forced to res...
22:00 2019-08-21

Report: Contractors Have Listened To Inadvertently Recorded Audio From Xbox Owners' Homes Microsoft contractors working on Xbox have gained access to audio recordings of Xbox owners’ home life, a Vice Motherboard report revealed today. According to the report, accidentally triggered Xbox v...
22:00 2019-08-21

France's Macron says no-deal Brexit would be Britain's fault French President Emmanuel Macron on Wednesday said a no-deal Brexit would be of Britain's own making and not the European Union's, adding that any trade deal London cut with Washington would not mitig...
22:00 2019-08-21

Incarcerated Kashmir separatists urge public march over loss of autonomy Separatist leaders in Indian Kashmir have urged people to defy a ban and join a mass march after Friday prayers this week, the first such call since the federal government revoked the region's autonom...
22:00 2019-08-21

Intel, Google, Microsoft, and others launch Confidential Computing Consortium for data security The Confidential Computing Consortium was introduced today to bring together some of the biggest tech companies in the world to better protect data in use.Read More...
22:00 2019-08-21

Telling Lies review — Deciphering lies within lies using only a video database With Telling Lies, video game designer Sam Barlow is creating a genre out of the movie video game combination -- but one that still needs some work.Read More...
22:00 2019-08-21

Dell unveils new XPS, Inspiron, and Vostro models with Intel Comet Lake processors Ahead of the IFA 2019 conference in Berlin, Dell unveiled a slew of new XPS, Vostro, and Inspiron models packing Intel's latest-generation Core processors.Read More...
22:00 2019-08-21

Box Shield launches in private beta to prevent data compromise Box has launched Box Shield, an AI-powered security solution that enables admins to define granular file and folder access policies, in private beta.Read More...
22:00 2019-08-21

Mesut Ozil's message for Arsenal's rising stars Joe Willock and Reiss Nelson: 'Believe in yourself' Mesut Ozil has told Arsenal's rising stars Joe Willock and Reiss Nelson to keep believing in their own ability as Unai Emery's squad look to maintain an impressive start to the new campaign....
22:00 2019-08-21

Fourth Matrix Movie ‘in the Works,’ With Stars Keanu Reeves and Carrie-Anne Moss Returning (LOS ANGELES) — Keanu Reeves and Lana Wachowski are returning to the world of “The Matrix.” Warner Bros. Pictures Group chairman Toby Emmerich says Tuesday that a fourth “Matri...
22:34 2019-08-21

German city offers $1.1 million reward to prove it doesn't exist A German city that's the subject of a long-running joke alleging that it doesn't exist is offering a $1.1 million reward to anyone who can prove the conspiracy theory is true....
23:00 2019-08-21

Payroll tax cuts won't stave off a recession, but these policies will Making condo purchases easier and cutting spending are two better ideas to strengthen the economy and turn back a recession than some tax cuts being discussed right now, writes Jake Novak...
23:00 2019-08-21

Shock In Denmark After Trump, Rebuffed Over Greenland, Cancels Visit Danes voiced shock and disbelief on Wednesday at U.S. President Donald Trump's cancellation of a visit to Denmark after his idea to buy Greenland was rebuffed, although Prime Minister Mette......
23:00 2019-08-21

Expect India To Adopt Just Policy Towards People Of Kashmir: Iran Leader The Supreme leader of Iran, Ayatollah Seyed Ali Khamenei, on Wednesday expressed concern over the situation of Muslims in Kashmir, two weeks after the centre ended the special status to Jammu and......
23:34 2019-08-21

See Google’s leaked Pixel 4 design from every angle in this new video Samsung’s new Galaxy Note 10 and Galaxy Note 10+ hit store shelves this Friday and Apple’s big iPhone 11 announcement is set to take place less than three weeks from now on September 10th....
23:34 2019-08-21

How to Host a Summer Barbecue Like a Professional The butchers Erika Nakamura and Jocelyn Guest gathered their friends in the Hudson Valley for a dinner of sausages, grilled vegetables and blueberry pie....
00:00 2019-08-22

How to Establish a Gym Habit, Based on Your Goals People who go to the gym every day tend to be happy with their habit—that’s why they keep coming back. But plenty of folks aspire to do that, and haven’t quite figured out how. Since I am one of those...
00:00 2019-08-22

What to Do When You Receive a Takedown Request On Monday, YouTube filed a lawsuit against one of its users for extorting others through false copyright strikes; after submitting unverified copyright claims on videos, the user in question would de...
00:00 2019-08-22

Fish with ‘two mouths’ caught in upstate NY shocks anglers Debbie Geddes caught the unique fish while she was out on Lake Champlain with her husband. When a photo of the fish was uploaded to Facebook, it went viral....
00:00 2019-08-22

Opioid Treatment Is Used Vastly More in States That Expanded Medicaid The states with the highest Medicaid prescribing rates for the anti-craving drug buprenorphine — Vermont, West Virginia, Kentucky, Montana and Ohio — all expanded the program....
00:00 2019-08-22

Ranking the best of the XFL team names: Which ones do you like best? Here are power rankings for the names announced Wednesday for the XFL’s first eight teams. We judged them on the basis of creativity and trendiness.       ...
00:34 2019-08-22

Judge: It's 'plausible' Michigan State buried sex assault claims against athletes A federal judge ruled a lawsuit against Michigan State should continue. The suit alleges Bailey Kowalski was sexually assaulted by basketball players.       ...
00:34 2019-08-22

Brittany Runs a Marathon Is a Heartfelt Comedy About the Strides We Take Toward Self-Improvement A movie about a woman who is, medically speaking, overweight and who changes both her body and her life by running is a dangerous proposition in our era. The knee-jerk Internet response is already pri...
01:00 2019-08-22

Pro athletes unite to bring wheelchair basketball and healing to those trapped in war Wheelchair basketball is transforming the lives of those caught in the crossfire of conflict, disease and poverty – spurred by the International Committee of the Red Cross and two pro American players...
01:00 2019-08-22

Liam Hemsworth files for divorce from Miley Cyrus, reports say Liam Hemsworth has reportedly filed for divorce from pop star Miley Cyrus days after the famous couple announced their split.        ...
01:00 2019-08-22

Israeli aircraft hit Hamas naval base after Gaza rocket fire The Israeli military says its aircraft have struck a Hamas naval base in the Gaza Strip after a rocket was fired into southern Israel from the territory...
01:00 2019-08-22

Israel appoints ambassador to Paraguay after embassy dispute Paraguay’s state news agency says Yoed Magen has been accredited as the new Israeli ambassador to the South American country amid tensions between the two nations...
01:00 2019-08-22

UPDATE 2-Nordstrom beats profit estimates as it clears inventory faster and sells more online Upscale U.S. retailer Nordstrom Inc reported a better-than-expected quarterly profit on Wednesday as it said it had cut costs and cleared more inventory, sending its shares up 10% in extended trading....
01:00 2019-08-22

Mali's new mining code ends tax exemptions, other protections Mining companies operating in Mali will no longer be exempt from VAT during production and will have a shorter period of protection from fiscal changes, according to a new mining code announced by the...
01:00 2019-08-22

Pentagon ends Boeing 'kill vehicle' contract, cites technical problems The U.S. Defense Department said on Wednesday it is canceling a Boeing Co contract for a "kill vehicle" due to technical design problems after spending $1.2 billion on the project....
01:00 2019-08-22

Shirtless man told not to carry life-size doll in public after it's mistaken for unconscious woman A shirtless man seen dragging a life-sized doll through downtown Kansas City on Tuesday was told by authorities "not to carry it around in public anymore" after passersby mistook the figure for an unc...
01:00 2019-08-22

Ohio man charged with kidnapping after woman escapes from freezer with frostbite, police say An Ohio man faces kidnapping charges after a woman told police she escaped from a freezer at a Cleveland-area home where she may have been held for days, according to police. ...
01:00 2019-08-22

Did the Marvel Cinematic Universe Just Lose Spider-Man? Fans Reel at Sony-Disney Split After months of negotiations, the two companies could not reach a deal for further cooperation over the comic book character. This could affect the future of the Avengers....
01:34 2019-08-22

China confirms it seized UK consulate employee An employee of the United Kingdom’s consulate in Hong Kong was arrested in mainland China, the two governments confirmed, amid tensions over protests in the former British colony....
01:34 2019-08-22

ISIS replacing Taliban as biggest threat to peace in Afghanistan while rebounding in Iraq and Syria THE VIRULENCE OF ISIS: A pair of congressionally mandated Pentagon reports out this month paint a sobering picture of brutal Islamic State fighters who have been disrupted but not defeated and are on ...
01:34 2019-08-22

Survey: Half of President Donald Trump's voters would blame him for recession Economists and market indicators for weeks have signaled a possible recession over the next year, and more than two-thirds of Americans will blame President Donald Trump if one arrives, a new survey s...
01:34 2019-08-22

White House steps up fight against foreign-made fentanyl, synthetic opioids The White House announced new steps Wednesday to fight the arrival of synthetic opioids on U.S. soil, identifying several Chinese nationals as "significant narcotics traffickers."...
01:34 2019-08-22

Microplastics in water not harmful to humans, says WHO report Experts find no proof minuscule particles are a threat to health but say more research is neededMicroplastics are increasingly found in drinking water, but there is no evidence so far that this poses ...
01:34 2019-08-22

Energy market operator calls for urgent investment in dispatchable power Frank assessment by Aemo says it has been taking ‘reactive action’ to prevent summer blackouts, but that has come at a high costThe energy market operator has used its latest 10-year forecast of relia...
01:34 2019-08-22

Hannah Brown Won't Ever Be Shy About Her Struggles, Even on Dancing With the Stars Hannah Brown left The Bachelorette process a changed woman, and despite the heartache and headlines, she said it was all worth it. "Being The Bachelorette did not end the way I......
01:34 2019-08-22

Prince George's Homework Assignments Will Make You Thrilled to Be Out of School Prince George's school doesn't mess around! As Prince William and Kate Middleton's eldest child prepares for a new school year in early September, he better be prepared for an......
01:34 2019-08-22

Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson Tops Forbes' 2019 Highest-Paid Actors List: See How Much He Made It looks like Dwayne Johnson made a pretty penny this year. Forbes released its 2019 list of the top 10 highest-paid actors in the world on Wednesday, and "The Rock" secured the......
01:34 2019-08-22

'The Simpsons' gets political, mocks Donald Trump with 'West Side Story' musical parody “The Simpsons” is taking a shot directly at President Donald Trump, and it’s using a mix of the Squad, the 2020 Democratic presidential candidates and “West Side Story” to do it....
02:00 2019-08-22

Postcard from HK frontline: Why a student throws bricks at police Pun, 22, was still at the Hong Kong airport on the morning of Aug. 14 after a night of clashes with police, when protesters also controversially harassed two mainland Chinese and caused all flights to...
02:00 2019-08-22

Argentine presidential front-runner seeks alternatives to austerity: advisers Economic advisers to Argentina's presidential front-runner and opposition leader Alberto Fernandez said he would seek alternatives to the current administration's austerity measures in a meeting with ...
02:00 2019-08-22

Igniting global outrage, Brazil's Bolsonaro baselessly blames NGOs for Amazon fires Brazil's far-right President Jair Bolsonaro on Wednesday accused non-governmental organizations of burning down the Amazon rainforest to hurt his government, as a growing global outcry against the wil...
02:00 2019-08-22

Sudan's Hamdok takes office as new prime minister, vows to tackle conflicts and economy Sudan's new prime minister, Abdalla Hamdok, was sworn in on Wednesday as leader of a transitional government, and he vowed to make achieving peace and solving the country's economic crisis a priority....
02:00 2019-08-22

Mira Sorvino western 'Badland' finds distributor Cinedigm picked up North American distribution rights to "Badland," a western starring Mira Sorvino, Kevin Makely, Trace Adkins, Bruce Dern, Tony Todd, Wes Studi and Jeff Fahey....
02:00 2019-08-22

Watch: New 'Ad Astra' trailer previews Brad Pitt space adventure five stories high A new trailer for the Brad Pitt starring space adventure, "Ad Astra," previews some of the spectacles the film will present on IMAX screen five stories or taller....
02:00 2019-08-22

Cutting back on vegetable protein tied to unhealthy aging (Reuters Health) - Older adults who cut back on the amount of vegetable protein in their diets may be more likely to experience age-related health problems than their peers who increase the amount of ...
02:00 2019-08-22

Nvidia Rapids cuGraph: Making graph analysis ubiquitous A new open-source library by Nvidia could be the secret ingredient to advancing analytics and making graph databases faster. The key: parallel processing on Nvidia GPUs....
02:34 2019-08-22

Catholic Priest Abuse Survivors’ Group Says It’s ‘Cowardly’ That Convicted Cardinal Has Not Been Defrocked An Australian appeals court on Wednesday upheld the conviction of Cardinal George Pell, who was found guilty earlier this year of molesting two 13-year-old choir boys in the 1990s. And yet, Pell still...
02:34 2019-08-22

No Hollywood ending: Los Angeles property listed for $1bn sells at $100,000 The 157-acre lot in the Hollywood Hills has been the subject of complex litigation over who actually owns the propertyA billion dollars for an empty tract of land always sounded like a Hollywood fairy...
03:00 2019-08-22

Golf: McIlroy questions staggered scoring at Tour Championship Rory McIlroy is unconvinced by the new staggered start to be used at this week's season-ending Tour Championship in Atlanta and questioned on Wednesday whether it could affect the tournament's prestig...
03:00 2019-08-22

Netflix in September 2019: Every new movie and series coming next month, and everything leaving Fall is right around the corner, which means this scorching hot summer might finally come to an end, though I won’t really believe it until I see it. The good news is that even if it stays hot o...
03:00 2019-08-22

Samsung Probably Got a Lot of Wedgies In High School A lot of people are really weird about the color of text message bubbles. For some reason, unbeknownst to me, a message can somehow be more offensive if it is presented on an iPhone within a green bub...
03:34 2019-08-22

THX's New Deep Note Trailer Brings Back All the Movie Theater Feels Do you remember how disappointed you were, years ago, when you got to the theater only to find out the THX showing of the movie you came to see was sold out? THX-approved cinemas are few and far betwe...
03:34 2019-08-22

The First Reactions to It Chapter Two Are All Over the Map The fall movie season stars on September 6 with the release of highly anticipated horror sequel It Chapter Two. Though that’s still over two weeks away, Warner Bros. has begun screening the film for c...
03:34 2019-08-22

Cubs' Morrow out for year following another setback Chicago Cubs closer Brandon Morrow is out for the year following another setback in his recovery from right elbow surgery, according to team president Theo Epstein       ...
03:34 2019-08-22

Trump Acknowledges That His China Policies May Mean Economic Pain for the U.S. (WASHINGTON) — President Donald Trump acknowledged Tuesday his aggressive China trade policies may mean economic pain for Americans but insisted they’re needed for more important long-term...
04:00 2019-08-22

Fallout 76 Player Completes New Raid, Earns Useless Drill Almost anyone who’s ever raided in a game before has a horror story about that time they worked really hard only to be rewarded with a piece of junk. At least one super unlucky Fallout 76 player recen...
04:00 2019-08-22

The Sims 4's New Fashion Photography Pack Is Shockingly Good I would never ordinarily recommend one of The Sims 4’s stuff packs. There usually isn’t much to them. But you know what? The Sims 4's Moschino stuff pack is good....
04:00 2019-08-22

Dota 2 Team Sent Packing From World Championship After Tragic Misclick Painful counterfactuals stalk even the best athletes. On Monday, Manchester United star Paul Pogba missed an easy penalty, dooming his team to a 1-1 draw against a lesser opponent. Last night, a Dota ...
04:00 2019-08-22

Cashmere clothing company founder to list plush pad The founder of the chic cashmere company White + Warren, Susan White Morrissey, is about to list her downtown home for $3.45 million. In 2014, she paid $2.95 million for the two-bedroom corner unit on...
04:00 2019-08-22

Horse-Trading Begins for Italy’s Next Government. Who Will Outsmart the Other? The hard-right leader Matteo Salvini may have underestimated his rivals’ determination to stop him. Then again, anything can happen in Italian politics....
04:00 2019-08-22

Electoral College Members Don’t Have to Follow the Will of Voters, Appeals Court Rules (DENVER) — A U.S. appeals court in Denver said Electoral College members can vote for the presidential candidate of their choice and aren’t bound by the popular vote in their states. The 1...
04:34 2019-08-22

Artificial intelligence could help data centers run far more efficiently A novel system developed by MIT researchers automatically “learns” how to schedule data-processing operations across thousands of servers — a task traditionally reserved for imprecise, human-designed ...
04:34 2019-08-22

Vaping Sicknesses Rising: 153 Cases Reported in 16 States The C.D.C. said serious respiratory problems were reported in the past two months, though it remained unclear whether vaping nicotine or THC, the high-inducing chemical in marijuana, was the cause....
04:34 2019-08-22

Plastic particles in drinking water present 'low' risk: WHO Microplastics contained in drinking water pose a "low" risk to human health at current levels, but more research is needed to reassure consumers, the World Health Organization (WHO) said on Thursday....
04:34 2019-08-22

Meet the Giants’ ‘badasses’ CINCINNATI — It has been an eyesore for most of the post-Super Bowl XLVI Era. But lo and behold, Giants general manager Dave Gettleman has made good on his vow to build a wall for Eli Manning and Saqu...
04:34 2019-08-22

Le’Veon Bell anxious to show Jets, NFL he hasn’t lost a step The anticipation is building, and it’s palpable. For Adam Gase. For Le’Veon Bell. For Bell’s teammates. For Jets fans. For everybody. News that Gase has no plans to play Bell, his prized running back,...
04:34 2019-08-22

Parkland survivors announce sweeping gun control plan: 'Green New Deal, but for guns' March for Our Lives, the gun control group started by a group of Parkland survivors, announced an ambitious series of proposals that would radically change the landscape of firearm regulations in orde...
05:00 2019-08-22

2020 Democratic hopeful agrees with Harry Reid on warning for candidates running on progressive platforms Congressman and 2020 hopeful Tim Ryan, D-Oh., said he agreed with former Senate Democratic Leader Harry Reid, who warned Democratic nominees running on "Medicare-for-all" platforms that the strategy w...
05:00 2019-08-22

This Sony patent could mean the PlayStation 5 will actually be the PlayStation V Sony Interactive Entertainment reportedly filed a recent patent for what appears to be a new gaming console, complete with drawings indicating it will have a radical design featuring a V-shaped indent...
05:00 2019-08-22

Epstein’s new trust fund may make it harder for accusers to collect damages: experts The discovery of the will with its newly created 1953 Trust, named after the year of his birth, instantly raised suspicions he did it to hide money from the many women who say he sexually abused them ...
05:00 2019-08-22

Parle-G Joins 'Sacred Games' Meme Fest. Netflix And Swiggy Respond Since the second season of Sacred Games was released one week ago, people haven't been able to stop talking about it. On Tuesday, Parle-G - one of India's best-selling biscuit brands - took to Twitter...
05:34 2019-08-22

Trump’s Waffling on Gun Control Confuses Legislative Picture Senator Mitch McConnell, the Republican leader, is caught between some members of his party opposing gun legislation and others working with Democrats....
05:34 2019-08-22

|7keyfactorsinMkhwebane'sConCourtappealagainstGordhanruling Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane wants the Constitutional Court to overturn the High Court judgment which suspended the implementation of remedial action she recommended against Public Enterprises ...
05:34 2019-08-22

Championship roundup: Eddie Nketiah pounces to put Leeds back on top • On-loan Arsenal striker strikes late to sink Brentford• Swansea win again as Charlton are held by ForestEddie Nketiah is already making an impact at Leeds, the on-loan Arsenal striker scoring his se...
06:00 2019-08-22

Phil Parkinson resigns as Bolton manager amid off-pitch chaos • Bolton say ‘the matter is being considered’• Club called off game against Doncaster on TuesdayBolton Wanderers are now without a manager after Phil Parkinson and his assistant, Steve Parkin, resigne...
06:00 2019-08-22

Jack de Belin drops appeal against NRL's no-fault stand-down rule Agreement reached between partiesDragons player has pleaded not guilty to rape chargesSidelined St George Illawarra star Jack de Belin has abandoned his Federal Court appeal over the NRL’s contentious...
06:00 2019-08-22

Manu Tuilagi admits he hid injury that led to extended England layoff • ‘I wasn’t honest with the physios, it was stupid,’ says centre• Tuilagi set to feature in his ninth consecutive TestManu Tuilagi has revealed how he could have avoided more than a year of his injury...
06:00 2019-08-22

Ben Te’o signs for Toulon, effectively ending England career • Te’o omitted from World Cup squad after training altercation• Move to France rules out call-up in event of injuryBen Te’o has effectively brought an end to his England career by signing for Toulon o...
06:00 2019-08-22

Paramount Pictures' biggest titles coming to Aussie streaming service Stan With Disney Plus launching in Australia this November, there's been a lot of speculation about what happens to Stan's current library. If its short-term deal with the Walt Disney Company doe...
06:00 2019-08-22

Amazon Seeks New Local Vendors in Israel as It Eyes Expansion Amazon is looking for additional vendors in Israel to bolster its service in the country, a move that comes as the e-commerce company prepares to launch a local-language website to tap the fast-growin...
06:00 2019-08-22

U.S. charges Kansas researcher over ties to Chinese university A researcher at the University of Kansas was indicted on federal fraud charges on Wednesday for allegedly concealing ties to a Chinese university while doing research funded by the U.S. government, th...
06:00 2019-08-22

Game Of Thrones' Jack Gleeson played a pivotal role at an Irish wrestling show last weekend It’s easy for a wrestler to be hated by an audience. You can trash the hometown sports team, call everybody ugly, or be forced into becoming the next John Cena by Vince McMahon (hi, Roman Reigns!). To...
06:34 2019-08-22

'King of Israel' Donald Trump: I am the chosen one Donald Trump has exposed himself to accusations of a messiah complex after self-referencing as "the King of Israel", "the second coming of God" and "the chosen one" in the space of a few hours....
06:34 2019-08-22

Cramer's primer on cloud stocks: You must know the company if you want to own it There are great cloud plays, "but if you're going to own these stocks, you need to understand what these companies actually do," Jim Cramer says....
06:34 2019-08-22

London's public swimming pools: bathing, sun terraces and cafes - archive, 22 August 1938 22 August 1938: The newly opened Parliament Hill Fields lido is part of a scheme designed to give everybody the chance of swimming in cheerful surroundingsFleet Street, SundayA fine swimming pool with...
06:34 2019-08-22

Jean genie: the best denim staples – in pictures From distressed jackets to colourful jumpsuits, denim can be dressed up or down – and the cotton can be ecologically grown, too. Here are our top picks Continue reading......
06:34 2019-08-22

After Iraq base blasts, Iranian-backed militias’ threats heighten speculation Israel is bombing Iraq A statement from Iranian-backed militias blamed Israeli drones for four big blasts at militia bases over the past month and accused the U.S. military of aiding the strikes by allowing Israel to use U....
07:00 2019-08-22

Apple warns against storing its titanium credit card in leather The titanium Apple Card looks slick (with the sound to match), but you may need to treat it gingerly if you expect it to look as pristine as the day you got it. Apple has posted a cleaning guide for ...
07:00 2019-08-22

Tesla delays price hike for self-driving upgrade You'll still have at least a few more weeks to order a Tesla with the Full Self-Driving upgrade before the price hike kicks in. Elon Musk said Tesla had "postponed" the $1,000 increase until car...
07:00 2019-08-22

Harley-Davidson is exploring electric bicycles If Harley-Davidson's LiveWire is too rich for your blood, the company might have an electric two-wheeler that's decidedly more accessible. Electrek has learned that Harley unveiled a trio o...
07:00 2019-08-22

Researchers create electronic lens that works better than the human eye A new breakthrough could soon revolutionize the design of almost every optical instrument in use today, including cameras, eyeglasses and telescopes. Combining recent developments in artificial muscle...
07:00 2019-08-22

Gmail AI will automatically correct your spelling slip-ups Google Docs' AI corrections are spreading to Gmail. Google is rolling out a feature in G Suite that will autocorrect "common" spelling errors while you write Gmail messages. It won't catch...
07:00 2019-08-22

Nordstrom beats profit estimates as it clears inventory faster and sells more online Upscale U.S. retailer Nordstrom Inc reported a better-than-expected quarterly profit on Wednesday as it said it had cut costs and cleared more inventory, sending its shares up 10% in extended trading...
07:34 2019-08-22

Why Kevin Gilbride expects an Eli Manning resurgence Former Giants offensive coordinator Kevin Gilbride wouldn’t have opted out of retirement if he hadn’t been confident in his new venture. Gilbride left the Giants in 2014 after three years as the quart...
07:34 2019-08-22

Mets silence Marcus Stroman’s hamstring injury concerns Marcus Stroman’s first three starts were underwhelming. His fourth went worse — he was forced to leave because of injury. The former Blue Jays starter departed Wednesday night’s game at Citi Field aga...
07:34 2019-08-22

'Bombshell': How much do Charlize Theron, Nicole Kidman resemble their Fox News figures? Charlize Theron and Nicole Kidman take on Fox News personalities in "Bombshell." See how closely the actors resemble their real-life counterparts:        ...
07:34 2019-08-22

Jillian Bell, the comedy world's secret weapon, breaks out in 'Brittany Runs a Marathon' As Jillian Bell's acclaimed dramedy "Brittany Runs a Marathon" hits theaters, we look back at all the times she was a secret comedy MVP.        ...
07:34 2019-08-22

Ball Boy Encapsulates Mets Fandom A Little Too Neatly The Mets, not too long ago baseball’s hottest team, gave back a little of their late-summer mojo in a recent series loss to the Braves, and find themselves still tantalizingly outside of the second NL...
07:34 2019-08-22

Fanny Packs Are Cool Again, And We All Just Have to Deal With It Controversial statement alert: Fanny packs are great and always have been. Period, end of story. I’ve kept one style or another in my accessory arsenal since middle school, and it’s about time everyon...
07:34 2019-08-22

Manager Ascends To New Level Of Consciousness, Makes Completely Logical Connection Between The Handball Rule And Brexit The modern discourse is a never-ending cascade of Expanding Brain memes. Everyone plays their part, and when Deadspin is doing its job well, we provide takes that belong to one of the latter panels, o...
07:34 2019-08-22

Timings For Payment System RTGS To Change From August 26, Details Here With effect from August 26, the RTGS system for customer transactions will open at 7 am, instead of the present 8 am. "In order to increase the availability of the RTGS system, it has been decided to....
07:34 2019-08-22

South Africa's Exxaro half-year earnings surge 42%, EBITDA drops South African miner Exxaro Resources said on Thursday its half-year earnings surged 42%, as solid income from its equity investments offset lower EBITDA....
08:00 2019-08-22

Mets’ Streak at Four After J.D. Davis Hits Game-Winner in Extra Innings Cleveland appeared to have the game won in the 10th but a pitcher failing to cover first on a potential double-play opened the door for another Mets win....
08:00 2019-08-22

Bidding war brewing for Zagg, nation’s biggest seller of screen protectors Sales of iPhones may be slowing, but a bidding war is brewing for the nation’s dominant maker of smartphone screen protectors, The Post has learned. Zagg Inc., which makes protective covers for iPhone...
08:34 2019-08-22

Serena Williams talks about the signs of financial abuse in new PSA Serena Williams is lending her voice to a campaign that puts a spotlight on financial abuse, an aspect of domestic violence       ...
08:34 2019-08-22

Greece vows to refuse aid to Iranian oil tanker eye'd by US Greece vowed Wednesday to refuse help to an Iranian ship that was recently detained in Gibraltar on suspicion of carrying oil bound for Syria days after the U.S. threatened sanctions on any country th...
09:00 2019-08-22

Huawei has a secret office in Iran, because there hasn’t been enough bad news about the company As if Huawei didn’t already have enough negative press coverage and headlines to grapple with, it seems that the company’s detained chief financial officer has provided fodder for still mo...
09:00 2019-08-22

Cardinals release former first-round wide receiver Kevin White, sign Michael Crabtree Kevin White, a wide receiver who was drafted No. 7 overall by the Bears in 2015, was released by the Cardinals, who later signed Michael Crabtree.       ...
09:34 2019-08-22

Alyssa Milano revealed she had 2 abortions after getting pregnant while on birth control Owen Hoffmann/Patrick McMullan via Getty Images Actress Alyssa Milano talked about two abortions she had when she was in her 20s during an episode of her podcast "Alyssa Milano: Sorry Not Sorry." Mil...
09:34 2019-08-22

Malcolm Gladwell's famous 10,000 hour rule for mastering a skill isn't holding up in new research Oli Scarff/Getty Images The 10,000-hour rule popularized by Malcolm Gladwell roughly says if you practice one skill for 10,000 hours, you'll have a good chance at becoming an expert at it. As the Gua...
09:34 2019-08-22

How to use Google Chromecast from your iPad to stream media to a TV or display Shutterstock You can Chromecast from an iPad to turn any TV with a HDMI port into a smart TV that can stream all your favorite content. The Chromecast setup only takes a few minutes from an iPad, bu...
09:34 2019-08-22

Fluoridated water during pregnancy may be hurting kids' brains. You still don't need to start drinking bottled water. Shutterstock A new study suggests that mothers who drink fluoridated water during pregnancy (which shows up in their urine) may be giving birth to kids who have slightly lower IQs. The finding held t...
09:34 2019-08-22

Instagrammer, Accused Of Staging Motorcycle Accident, Says... Tiffany Mitchell posted a series of photographs on Instagram that show her lying on the road after a motorcycle accident. However, many accused her of staging the whole thing....
09:34 2019-08-22

What to know about leaky gut syndrome Leaky gut syndrome is a condition that affects the intestinal walls. Find out more about leaky gut symptoms and treatments, as well as its possible links with other health conditions....
10:00 2019-08-22

Is endometriosis an autoimmune disease? Endometriosis is not an autoimmune disease, but research shows that it may have links to some autoimmune conditions. Learn more about the connection in this article....
10:00 2019-08-22

Can you get a yeast infection from antibiotics? Taking certain antibiotics can lead to a yeast infection in the vagina. This is because the antibiotics kill bacteria that support vaginal health. Learn more here....
10:00 2019-08-22

Fortifying Wheat Cost Effective Way Of Preventing Vitamin D Deficiency: Study The study has said that fortifying wheat with this essential nutrient could prevent around 10 million cases of Vitamin D deficiency, over the next 90 years....
10:34 2019-08-22

Skincare Tips: Drinking Green Tea Benefits Your Skin In These Ways Skincare Tips: Green tea is one of the most popular health beverages out there. Consuming green tea may benefit your skin in numerous ways. Here we detail all these benefits....
10:34 2019-08-22

New Cable Network for A.C.C. Heightens Arms Race in College Sports The ACC Network is owned by ESPN with revenues and costs split with the Atlantic Coast Conference. Its launch comes against a backdrop of changing viewership and big money to air college sports....
10:34 2019-08-22

Liam Hemsworth files for divorce from Miley Cyrus, cites irreconcilable differences Liam Hemsworth filed for divorce from pop star Miley Cyrus days after the famous couple announced their split. He cited irreconcilable differences.        ...
10:34 2019-08-22

Ratul Puri, Jailed In Fraud Case, Moves Court To Surrender In Agusta Case Ratul Puri, the nephew of Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Kamal Nath, who was arrested this week by the Enforcement Directorate for an alleged Rs. 354 crore bank fraud, has approached a Delhi court......
11:00 2019-08-22

Ayodhya Land Dispute Case: Supreme Court Commences Hearing For Tenth Day The Supreme Court today commenced hearing in the Ram Janmabhoomi-Babri Masjid land dispute case for the tenth day, with counsel for the one of the original litigants seeking enforcement of his rights....
11:00 2019-08-22

Nirav Modi To Appear Via Videolink For Remand Hearing In UK Today Fugitive diamantaire Nirav Modi, wanted in India in connection with the nearly USD 2 billion Punjab National Bank or PNB fraud and money laundering case, is set to appear before a UK court for his......
11:00 2019-08-22

A Dozen Cows Found Dead Near BJP Worker's 'Gaushala' In Madhya Pradesh More than a dozen cows were found dead in a swamp close to a 'gaushala' (home for cows) owned and operated by BJP leader Varun Agarwal in Dewas district of Madhya Pradesh earlier this week...
11:00 2019-08-22

"Never Met Peter, Indrani Mukherjea": Karti Chidambaram After CBI Move Arrested former Finance Minister P Chidambaram's son Karti Chidambaram said today that his father's arrest was nothing but an attempt to silence the government's most vocal critic....
11:00 2019-08-22

Three Turkish soldiers killed in clash with Kurdish militants Three Turkish soldiers were killed in a clash with Kurdish militants in southeast Turkey near the borders with Syria and Iraq, the local governor's office said on Thursday....
11:00 2019-08-22

British PM Johnson faces tough Brexit lunch with Macron British Prime Minister Boris Johnson will on Thursday try to convince France to reopen Brexit negotiations less than a day after President Emmanuel Macron bluntly ruled out any further talks on the di...
11:00 2019-08-22

At least one killed after fire breaks out in hospital near Paris At least one person was killed and eight injured after a fire broke out overnight in a hospital complex on the outskirts of Paris, authorities said on Thursday....
11:00 2019-08-22

Eminem's Publisher Sues Spotify, Says It Pretended It Didn't Know Who Held Rights to 'Lose Yourself' Rapper Eminem’s publisher is suing Spotify, claiming that the music streaming giant is infringing on hundreds of his copyrights as well as “challenging the constitutionality of a recently passed music...
11:34 2019-08-22

Jay Inslee Ends Presidential Bid Washington Governor Jay Inslee, whose campaign was focused on encouraging badly needed actions to confront the climate crisis, ended his presidential bid Wednesday.Read more......
11:34 2019-08-22

Threats made against Rep. Nydia Velázquez being probed by cops Police were investigating shooting threats against US Rep. Nydia Velázquez on Wednesday, cops said. Someone called House Speaker Nancy Pelosi’s office in Washington on Friday and claimed he had ...
11:34 2019-08-22

City facing possible $85M lawsuit over Marcy Houses unrest Five people involved in last weekend’s melee with cops at the Marcy Houses housing project in Brooklyn plan to sue the city and the NYPD for a combined $85 million — claiming they were vic...
11:34 2019-08-22

Epstein’s ex-cellmate barred from Brooklyn jail: prosecutors Jeffrey Epstein’s former cellmate can’t be moved to another lockup pending trial — despite claims he’s being harassed by jail guards following the financier’s death — because h...
11:34 2019-08-22

Mobster who drove Porsche, wore Yeezys says he ‘can’t afford’ lawyer An Eastern European mobster who once blew money on flashy cars and pricey Kanye West sneakers cried poor in Brooklyn federal court Wednesday — telling a judge he “can’t afford”...
11:34 2019-08-22

| WATCH | Brazil's Bolsonaro blames wildfires on NGOs Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro has said that non-governmental organisations could be burning down the Amazon rain forest to bring shame on his government. WATCH NOW....
11:34 2019-08-22

Marianne Williamson Explains Her Controversial Views on Prescription Drugs and Why Black People Should Vote for Her During her sitdown interview with The Root, Marianne Williamson balked at suggestions that her dearth of experience in electoral politics makes her unqualified to be in the White House, saying that “P...
11:34 2019-08-22

Lucas Briscoe: Mother pays tribute to 'precious' 12-year-old boy killed in Spanish balcony fall The mother of a 12-year-old boy who fell to his death from the balcony of a Spanish apartment block has paid tribute to him as "my life, my soul, my everything"....
11:34 2019-08-22

Sean Spicer row: Dancing With The Stars fans call for boycott after former Trump press secretary joins line-up Dancing With The Stars fans and crew members are fuming after it was revealed former White House press secretary Sean Spicer will appear on the show's next series....
11:34 2019-08-22

Britney Spears decries haters and 'fake' friends: 'You never know who to trust' Spears continues to use her Instagram to share her commentary on life in the public eye as she weathers a controversial year.        ...
12:00 2019-08-22

Ajay Kumar Bhalla Is New Union Home Secretary Ajay Kumar Bhalla, currently serving as an officer on special duty in the home ministry, was appointed as the new Union home secretary on Thursday, an official order said....
12:34 2019-08-22

All-electric, Mustang-inspired Ford Mach 1 SUV spied News 22 Aug, 2019 A development mule for the upcoming Ford Mach 1 all-electric SUV has been caught on camera for the first time, sporting heavy camouflage...
12:34 2019-08-22

Cuadrilla halts fracking after biggest tremor yet at Lancashire site ‘Microseismic event’ measuring 1.55ML on Richter scale stops Preston New Road operationsCuadrilla was forced to halt fracking at its shale gas site near Blackpool in Lancashire on Wednesday night afte...
12:34 2019-08-22

Trump abortion ‘gag rule’ leaves poor patients ‘with nowhere to go’ in US Impact will vary greatly from state to state after Planned Parenthood withdraws from federal funding program over abortion referral bans Last year alone, 37,000 low income patients in Utah received su...
13:00 2019-08-22

California arms traffickers used Snapchat to market illegal weapons Recent investigations show that in the Bay Area, social media is playing a significant role in firearms salesOne post showed the man walking through a home brandishing a gun with a high-capacity magaz...
13:00 2019-08-22

Angel Has Fallen: is Gerard Butler Hollywood's weirdest action hero? Inane, profane and wholly humourless, the Fallen trilogy would be beyond redemption were it not for the thirsty work of its starThe many-worlds interpretation of quantum mechanics states that every po...
13:00 2019-08-22

Greenland is off the market – but which other islands or towns could Donald Trump buy? From Chilean isles to whole Italian villages, it is possible to purchase a lot of property in a hurry, even for non-billionairesIt’s been a while since the United States went around buying up bits of ...
13:00 2019-08-22

Fans betting on sentimental favourite Serena to win U.S. Open "In the twilight of her remarkable career Serena Williams is more often the sentimental favourite rather than the bettors\u0027 choice but the 37-year-old American will be both as she heads to the U.S...
13:00 2019-08-22

Kosovo lawmakers dissolve parliament, open way to election Kosovo is headed for a snap election after its lawmakers voted to dissolve the national assembly. Previously, Prime Minister Ramush Haradinaj resigned to face an inquiry over war crimes....
13:00 2019-08-22

Reenactments: Playing war in the midst of peace Whether it's Waterloo or Stalingrad, battle reenactments are booming. In Weimar, things are less bloody: There, the excerpts of parliamentarians from the National Assembly are replayed....
13:00 2019-08-22

Spain: Madrid man accused of upskirting more than 500 women The man used a 'strategically placed mobile phone' to secretly film up women's skirts on public transit. He then uploaded hundreds of the videos to a pornographic website....
13:00 2019-08-22

Accords Under Rajiv Gandhi Strengthened Indian Union: Rahul Gandhi Congress leader Rahul Gandhi on Thursday recalled his father and former prime minister Rajiv Gandhi's achievement of concluding the Punjab, Assam and Mizoram accords, saying the pacts "strengthened".....
13:34 2019-08-22

Olesen to face trial on sexual assault charges Danish golfer Thorbjorn Olesen is to face trial after being charged with sexual assault and being drunk on an aircraft        ...
13:34 2019-08-22

WRAPUP 3-Banks call for order in Hong Kong as jewellers warn of trade fair dud Hong Kong banks published full-page newspaper ads calling for law and order in the Chinese-ruled city and international jewellers sought the rescheduling of a huge trade fair as weeks of pro-democracy...
13:34 2019-08-22

CIBC reports marginal rise in quarterly profit Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce on Thursday reported a marginal rise in quarterly adjusted profit, as higher provision for credit losses in its capital markets unit offset gains in retail and comme...
13:34 2019-08-22

Dell XPS 13 Range Refreshed With New 10th Gen Intel Comet Lake CPUs The Dell XPS 13 2-in-1 has also been refreshed to offer the latest CPUs, and it is already available at $999 on the company website. It comes with a 13.4-inch touch display, up to 512GB SSD, up to......
13:34 2019-08-22

Priyanka Chopra Cast in Netflix Superhero Movie From Robert Rodriguez Priyanka Chopra has been cast in a new Netflix children's superhero film called We Can Be Heroes, from writer-director Robert Rodriguez, alongside the likes of Pedro Pascal, Christian Slater, Boyd......
13:34 2019-08-22

4 Delightful Ladoo Recipes That Are Refined Sugar Free And Incredibly Nutritious Ladoos are sweet balls made of various flours and spices are rolled with hands and held together with copious amounts of ghee. Here are 4 recipes of incredibly nutritious ladoos that are also free of....
13:34 2019-08-22

CCSO: Dragoon Fire under control COCHISE COUNTY, Ariz. – The Cochise County Sherrif’s Office announced that a fire burning in Dragoon Mountains is now under control. According to officials, the fire is still burning but c...
13:34 2019-08-22

DIGGING DEEPER: City works to combat low-income housing shortage TUCSON – We have an update on a story we told you about on the lack of housing for low-income and senior renters who receive Section 8 benefits. News 4 Tucson has been digger deeper into possibl...
13:34 2019-08-22

Tucson man convicted of fatally starving his 3-year-old son TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) — An Arizona man has been convicted of fatally starving his 3-year-old son and putting the body into a toy box. Jurors found 50-year-old Martin Barreras guilty of first-degree murde...
13:34 2019-08-22

Here's why people aren't saving more in their 401(k) plans If you want retirement security later, the time to invest is now. Nevertheless, just 3 out of 10 workers polled by Bankrate.com said they're saving more for retirement now compared to last year....
13:34 2019-08-22

Why Jeffrey Epstein was dropped off the New Mexico sex offender registry Jeffrey Epstein was removed from the sex offender registry in New Mexico, thanks to a loophole, according to a new report. The multi-millionaire pedophile registered as a sex offender in 2010 followin...
14:00 2019-08-22

Four F/A-18 Super Hornets damaged in E-2D carrier landing incident An E-2D aircraft struck two F/A-18 Super Hornet fighter planes and damaged two others while landing aboard an aircraft carrier, the Naval Safety Center said....
14:00 2019-08-22

Rohingya say no to repatriations around anniversary of atrocities Bangladesh and Myanmar were set to start repatriating Rohingya refugees Thursday, a move that has been widely resisted by many living in the sprawling camps on the border between the two countries....
14:00 2019-08-22

Fitbit targets 1 million new users with Singapore government tie-up Fitbit Inc said on Wednesday it signed a contract with the Singapore government to provide fitness trackers and services in a health program it said could reach up to one million users....
14:00 2019-08-22

South Korea Says It Will Scrap Intelligence-Sharing Deal With Japan The move is likely to alarm the United States, which pushed for the arrangement in part to ensure that North Korea’s missile activity is closely tracked....
14:34 2019-08-22

West Indies vs India live stream: how to watch 2019 Test cricket from anywhere Having lost all three T20 clashes and two ODIs of India's tour, the West Indies will be hoping to turn things around in the series with the longer format of the game this week. India, meanwh...
14:34 2019-08-22

This cheap web hosting deal gets you a massive discount on our #1 favorite service If you're looking for a new web hosting service for your personal or business website and are short on time, budget or both, then you'll be pleased to hear that you've landed on the rig...
14:34 2019-08-22

The Garmin Forerunner 235 running watch is at its best price ever today Garmin may already have released its Forerunner 245 watch, but if you don't need the latest and greatest technology for your workouts you may want to opt for the older Forerunner 235.This running...
14:34 2019-08-22

Three CEO: Our 5G claims are based on facts Earlier this week, Three became the third UK operator to launch 5G in the UK, switching on its network in parts of central London.Unlike EE and Vodafone, Three is only offering Fixed Wireless Access (...
14:34 2019-08-22

South Korea cancels Japan intelligence deal amid trade dispute South Korea will scrap an intelligence-sharing pact with Japan amid an intensifying dispute over history and trade, South Korea's presidential office said on Thursday....
14:34 2019-08-22

2019-20 Fantasy Hockey: Defenseman Tiers Not sure which defensemen you should target in your Fantasy draft this season? Jason Chen is here to help with a tiered breakdown of this year's options....
15:00 2019-08-22

Lukaku claims Manchester United failed to protect him and he had to leave • Inter striker concluded United wanted him out this summer• Lukaku says he, Pogba and Sánchez were made scapegoatsRomelu Lukaku has claimed Manchester United failed to “protect” him amid stories rega...
15:00 2019-08-22

Kia Seltos Launch Live Updates: Prices, Images, Features, Specifications The Kia Seltos is all set to be launched today. It is the first model from Kia to go on sale in India and yes, it is a fully loaded compact SUV too. We bring you all the live updates from the launch.....
15:34 2019-08-22

Arrest made in drive-by shooting deaths of UC Irvine scholar and friend, both 24 A 27-year-old man has been arrested in the drive-by shooting deaths of a University of California, Irvine, astrophysics scholar and his friend in Los Angeles last week, authorities announced Wednesday...
15:34 2019-08-22

Idaho police arrest couple after finding children in cockroach-infested home: report An Idaho couple is facing multiple charges after investigators said they found four children living in a home infested with thousands of cockroaches – both dead and alive – and hundreds of spiders, ac...
15:34 2019-08-22

Cruise ship tour: Carnival Cruise Line's Carnival Splendor Carnival Cruise Line's Carnival Splendor is a 3,006-passenger cruise ship that will soon begin full-time cruise service out of Sydney, Australia.       ...
15:34 2019-08-22

Black Ex-Felons Will Bear the Brunt of Florida’s New ‘Poll Tax’ Law, According to Findings of New Study Some 80 percent of Florida’s ex-felons eligible to vote will be barred from registering under a new state law, including a disproportionate number of blacks, despite a clear majority of voters approvi...
15:34 2019-08-22

Bangladesh bid to repatriate Rohingya stalls as refugees refuse to return to Myanmar An attempt to begin repatriating thousands of Rohingya Muslims living in camps in Bangladesh stalled on Thursday after nearly 300 refugee families refused to go back to Myanmar, almost a year after a ...
15:34 2019-08-22

Kosovo lawmakers vote to dissolve parliament, paving way for election Kosovo lawmakers voted to dissolve parliament on Thursday, paving the way for a parliamentary election after Prime Minister Ramush Haradinaj resigned last month....
15:34 2019-08-22

Kashmir Fast Facts Read CNN's Fast Facts about Kashmir, a region in the Himalayan and Karakoram mountain ranges. India, Pakistan and China all claim partial or complete ownership....
15:34 2019-08-22

The position battles to watch in Giants-Bengals game Three things to watch when the Giants take on the Bengals in their third preseason game Thursday night: Running with a purpose Running backs Paul Perkins and Rod Smith are vying for one roster spot an...
15:34 2019-08-22

Giants’ Daniel Jones ready to take his show on the road CINCINNATI — There are plenty of new experiences for any rookie going through the preseason for the first time. For Daniel Jones, a charter flight on the team plane for his first NFL game outside the ...
15:34 2019-08-22

Macron's tough message for Johnson Trying to convince Angela Merkel to reopen the Brexit agreement was always going to be a tough one for Boris Johnson. Wooing Emmanuel Macron will be a whole new level....
15:34 2019-08-22

UPDATE 1-Equinor secures subsidy for wind turbines at North Sea oilfields Equinor will receive a 2.33 billion Norwegian crown ($260 million) subsidy for its planned construction of floating wind turbines to supply power to North Sea oil platforms, Norwegian state investment...
15:34 2019-08-22

Carrefour Brazilian unit says being investigated for corruption - filing The Brazilian unit of French retailer Carrefour SA disclosed earlier on Thursday in a securities filing a corruption investigation into its operations....
15:34 2019-08-22

CANADA STOCKS-Futures flat as U.S. rate cut doubts keep investors on edge Futures for Canada's main stock index were little changed on Thursday as doubts about a fresh cycle of U.S. rate cuts offset a rise in crude oil prices....
15:34 2019-08-22

Iranian tanker wanted by U.S. not heading to Greece: Greek prime minister An Iranian tanker which the United States wants seized is not heading towards Greece as it sails through the Mediterranean, Greek Prime Minister Kyrikos Mitsotakis told France 24 TV on Thursday....
16:00 2019-08-22

FM says Norway deliberating response to U.S.' Gulf naval mission plan Norway's foreign minister said on Thursday it was deliberating how to respond to a U.S proposal on forming an international mission to safeguard shipping in the Gulf....
16:00 2019-08-22

Japan foreign minister says South Korea's move 'completely mistaken response' Japanese Foreign Minister Taro Kono on Thursday criticized South Korea for terminating an intelligence agreement between the two countries, calling it a "completely mistaken response" and extremely re...
16:00 2019-08-22

| Alex Mafi pens new Reds deal The Queensland Rugby Union has continued to secure homegrown talent for the future with hooker Alex Mafi re-signing with the Reds for a further three years....
16:00 2019-08-22

P Chidambaram's Arrest Attempt To Silence Him: Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury Leader of the Congress in Lok Sabha, Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury Thursday criticised the BJP government for pursuing vendetta politics against the party's leaders and said former union finance minister P.....
16:00 2019-08-22

Verstappen "very important" to Honda's F1 plans says Yamamoto Honda's Formula 1 managing director Masashi Yamamoto says it is "very important" for the manufacturer to have a driver like Red Bull's Max Verstappen as part of its project...
16:00 2019-08-22

How do I take better photos? | Ask Jack Lyndsay wants people to post better pictures on Facebook. Here’s how to get the shot right on your phone or cameraSo many people post pictures on Facebook with very advanced cameras, eg from iPhones. ...
16:34 2019-08-22

Dick’s Sporting Goods reports strong earnings amid experiment in reducing gun sales Dick’s Sporing Goods on Thursday announced same store sales for the second quarter increased 3.2 percent, representing the company’s strongest quarterly comparable sales gain since 2016....
16:34 2019-08-22

Why Japan and South Korea Have Their Own Trade War Japan’s colonial rule over the Korean Peninsula ended more than seven decades ago, yet that legacy still roils everyday politics on both sides of the strait. South Korea and Japan, major trading partn...
16:34 2019-08-22

US factory sector shrinking for first time in a decade; UK retailers gloomy – business live Disappointing data from US, UK and Germany raises concerns over the global economyLatest: US factory sector is shrinking this monthCBI: UK retail sales balance worst since 200858% of retailers report ...
17:00 2019-08-22

Daimler to build Mercedes Benz-branded heavy trucks in China, report says Daimler plans to build Mercedes Benz-branded heavy trucks in China by revamping truck plants owned by its local joint venture with Beiqi Foton, according to Reuters and two sources familiar with the m...
17:00 2019-08-22

White House wants to end child detention limits The Trump administration is moving to end a long-standing federal court agreement that limits how long immigrant children can be kept in detention, a move that will almost certainly lead to a new cour...
17:00 2019-08-22

Trial starts in case of shooting over parking spot A prosecutor told jurors a Florida man who fatally shot an unarmed black man during a dispute over a parking space had initiated a similar confrontation just months before. (Aug 21)   ...
17:00 2019-08-22

King salmon rebounds after Calif. drought Pacific Coast fishermen are reeling in big hauls of wild king salmon after years of weak harvests due to severe drought and poor ocean conditions. The chinook salmon boom is good news for anglers, sea...
17:00 2019-08-22

Toyota Hilux SW4/Fortuner Receives 5 Star Rating In Latin NCAP The Toyota Hilux SW4 that was crash tested was manufactured in Argentina, renewed under latest and tougher protocol, the five stars for Adult and Child Occupant Protection....
17:00 2019-08-22

Demi Burnett reveals she was 'scared' about coming out on 'Bachelor in Paradise' Demi Burnett opened up about being the first Bachelor Nation contestant in a same-sex relationship on "Bachelor in Paradise."        ...
17:00 2019-08-22

Judge: I wish I could ‘castrate’ perv who recorded kids with secret cameras If the law allowed, an Oklahoma judge would “castrate” a perv accused of secretly recording a “staggering” number of victims — including children and teens — in the...
17:00 2019-08-22

British consulate staffer Simon Cheng held in China for soliciting prostitute: report A staffer at the British Consulate General in Hong Kong has been detained in China for “solicitation of prostitution,” according to a state-backed newspaper. The Chinese Foreign Ministry confirmed Wed...
17:00 2019-08-22

Investigators still haven’t raided Jeffrey Epstein’s New Mexico ranch Jeffrey Epstein’s multimillion-dollar Zorro Ranch in New Mexico — where he’s alleged to have sexually abused multiple victims — still hasn’t been searched by investigator...
17:00 2019-08-22

Latest Windows 10 Preview Build Offers Improved Control Over Restarts Windows 10 beta testers will be able to control how apps resume when you shut down or restart Windows, and submit feedback to the company more easily....
17:34 2019-08-22

Ford of Europe chairman to head Changan-Ford JV in China Steven Armstrong, 55, will become president of the joint venture Oct. 1 to replace the retiring Nigel Harris. Ford said Armstrong's responsibilities in Europe will be distributed among Ford of Europe ...
17:34 2019-08-22

IFAB tell Premier League to get in line on VAR useage "Football\u0027s lawmaking body has urged the Premier League and other competitions to all follow the same rules on the involvement of video review (VAR) technology."...
17:34 2019-08-22

Report: Sen. Tom Cotton says he suggested Trump buy Greenland and met with Danish ambassador Sen. Tom Cotton, R-Ark., said he was actually one of the first people to raise the possibility of purchasing Greenland.        ...
17:34 2019-08-22

Apple reportedly launching new iPhone Pro and iPads with better cameras, 16-inch MacBook Pro and new AirPods Apple is getting ready for its usual fall iPhone launch event, which is rumored to be happening September 10, though the event hasn’t been officially confirmed this year. A new report from Bloom...
18:00 2019-08-22

Britain-EU talks must respect single market integrity, Irish stability: Macron French President Emmanuel Macron and Prime Minister Boris Johnson held constructive talks on Thursday and agreed that exchanges between Britain and the European Union in search of a Brexit deal should...
18:00 2019-08-22

Luis Castillo’s lawyer demands apology after drug trafficking sting A lawyer for ex-Mets infielder Luis Castillo has demanded his client receive an apology from authorities in the Dominican Republic after he was implicated in a massive, international drug-trafficking ...
18:00 2019-08-22

Meet the model whose skin tone made her a social media star She calls herself the 'Melaniin Goddess,' but years before Khoudia Diop came to celebrate her strikingly dark skin, the 19-year-old model struggled with bullying over her complexion....
18:00 2019-08-22

Laetitia Ky's strong hair and its powerful message Growing up, Laetitia Ky never gave her hair much thought, although she learned how to braid at the age of five by watching her mother and took to it easily. "I really didn't care about my hair at all ...
18:00 2019-08-22

Former 2020 candidate John Hickenlooper opens Senate bid A week after dropping out of the Democratic presidential race, former Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper has announced he will challenge for Republican Sen. Cory Gardner's seat....
18:00 2019-08-22

Oh Good, White House Reportedly Considering Dystopian Plan to Try to Detect the Next Mass Shooter As President Donald Trump pays lip service to mental health instead of actually addressing America’s abysmal gun laws, a new report indicates the administration has reacted positively to a proposal to...
18:34 2019-08-22

Three Men In the Past Month Have Been Arrested for Allegedly Threatening Shootings at Abortion Clinics A man was arrested and charged Wednesday after he allegedly posted threats online that he was going to “shoot up” a Planned Parenthood abortion clinic in Washington, D.C....
18:34 2019-08-22

It's still a 'two-horse race' for Project Sunrise planes: Qantas Alan Joyce, CEO of Qantas, says ultra-long haul trial flights from New York or London to Sydney will help the company to test out fatigue risk management and develop the case for Project Sunrise....
18:34 2019-08-22

New species of stegosaur is oldest ever found The 186 million year old stegosaur, named Adratiklit boulahfa, discovered in the Middle Atlas Mountains of Morocco, is the first thyreophoran dinosaur found in North Africa....
19:00 2019-08-22

Android 10: Cheat sheet Android 10's features will transform some phones into more user-friendly, customizable, and secure environments. Here's what developers, businesses, and users need to know about Google's Android 10.0....
19:00 2019-08-22

Two Years Ago, They Fled Myanmar Into Squalor. Home Still Looks Worse. Fear of more ethnic cleansing has kept hundreds of thousands of Rohingya from returning. But both Bangladesh and Myanmar have kept up the claim that all is clear....
19:00 2019-08-22

Microplastics in water: no proof yet they are harmful, says WHO Report calls for more research and warns against complacency over the issueMicroplastics are increasingly found in drinking water, but there is no evidence so far that this poses a risk to humans, acc...
19:00 2019-08-22

Bosnia-born Matrix co-writer foresees partition of America Novelist and Matrix co-writer Aleksandar Hemon worries that growing U.S. social divisions could bring about the partition of the United States, saying present-day America reminds him of his native Bos...
19:34 2019-08-22

10 great adventures for ordinary travelers, from whitewater rafting to ziplines You don’t have to be a superjock or a reality show contestant to have an extreme travel adventure. Here are 10 great activities for normal folks.       ...
19:34 2019-08-22

Would you name your child Pumpkin Spice? One in three parents would for this The vast majority of Americans love pumpkin spice so much that they’d be willing to sign a petition to allow the flavor to be available throughout the year, according to a new survey. Seventy-ni...
19:34 2019-08-22

Spain issues international health alert for listeria outbreak from pork Spain has issued international health alerts in light of a widening outbreak of listeria from pork meat that has affected 150 people and killed one person....
19:34 2019-08-22

Babies and diapers are replacing sex and drugs at Burning Man When Bianca Snyder gave birth to her son, Tage, she and her husband, Tad, didn’t think twice about bringing him to Burning Man. “Our son is such an extension of our life, and Burning Man is a pa...
19:34 2019-08-22

Ransomware Attacks Are Testing Resolve of Cities Across America As hackers lock up networks that power police forces and utilities, municipalities must operate with hobbled computer systems, and decide whether to pay ransoms....
19:34 2019-08-22

How a Conservative News Site Thrived on Facebook and Google The Western Journal has had one of the biggest online audiences. But it now finds itself clashing with Silicon Valley tech giants. Here are highlights from a Times investigation....
19:34 2019-08-22

Bernie Sanders’s ‘Green New Deal’: A $16 Trillion Climate Plan Mr. Sanders’s climate change proposal calls for the United States to eliminate fossil fuel use by 2050. “We must be extraordinarily aggressive,” he said in an interview....
19:34 2019-08-22

LeBron James isn’t to blame for Carmelo Anthony exile: ex-teammate LeBron James has only so much power. He’s not the Lakers general manager. He can’t force the team to sign Carmelo Anthony. And according to former NBA player and James teammate Kendrick Perkins, James...
19:34 2019-08-22

Adam Driver investigates post-911 CIA tactics in 'The Report' trailer It's been nearly five years since the Senate's report on the CIA's use of enhanced interrogation methods made a permanent mark on America's human rights record. Amazon Studios toda...
19:34 2019-08-22

Eminem’s publisher sues Spotify for unlicensed streaming Eminem's publisher Eight Mile Style filed a suit in federal court Wednesday alleging that Spotify has streamed the artist's songs without having properly licensed them. "Spotify has not acco...
19:34 2019-08-22

Using CRISPR to program gels with new functions The CRISPR genome-editing system is best-known for its potential to correct disease-causing mutations and add new genes into living cells. Now, a team from MIT and Harvard University has deployed CRIS...
20:34 2019-08-22

Athletics-India's Chand confident of making Olympic cut Dutee Chand, India's first openly gay sports star, has fought many battles off the track in recent years but for the next 12 months the sprinter is hoping to focus entirely on her running as she build...
20:34 2019-08-22

America's Cup winners back in groove for Olympics tilt Winning the Tokyo Olympics test event in Enoshima may have appeared a cakewalk for Rio gold medalists Peter Burling and Blair Tuke, but the duo said it had taken them some time to get used to the 49er...
20:34 2019-08-22

Sixteen years after U.S. Open glory, Roddick searches for American successor When Andy Roddick hoisted his first -- and last -- U.S. Open trophy in 2003, few could have imagined America's men were in for a more than 15-year Grand Slam title drought....
20:34 2019-08-22

U.S. draw Latvia in 2020 Fed Cup qualifiers The United States will begin their quest for a 19th Fed Cup title when they take on Latvia on Feb. 7-8 next year after the draw was held at the International Tennis Federation (ITF) office in London....
20:34 2019-08-22

New all-electric Peugeot e-208 on sale now News 22 Aug, 2019 The pure-electric e-208 supermini looks set to upstage the Renault Zoe with a 211-mile range and a starting price of £25,050...
20:34 2019-08-22

Airman fatally shot trying to enter Phoenix apartment ID’d PHOENIX (AP) — Luke Air Force Base officials say an airman fatally shot while attempting to enter a Phoenix apartment was a 21-year-old service member from Florida. Luke officials said Thursday that t...
20:34 2019-08-22

Nepal bans single-use plastics at Mt. Everest, starting next year Officials in Nepal announced Thursday single-use plastics on or around Mount Everest will be entirely outlawed next year -- as part of an effort to to curb pollution left by climbers and tourists....
21:00 2019-08-22

Nations approve greater protections for world giraffe population Parties voted Thursday at the World Wildlife Conference in Switzerland to limit giraffe parts international trade to help protect the species from extinction....
21:00 2019-08-22

Harvey Weinstein to be arraigned again ahead of criminal trial Former Hollywood producer Harvey Weinstein is scheduled to be arraigned on Monday morning on an indictment in connection with his upcoming criminal trial, a spokesman for the Manhattan district attorn...
21:00 2019-08-22

In His First Cabinet Reshuffle, Yogi Adityanath Retains 37 Departments Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath on Thursday allocated portfolios to ministers inducted into the expanded cabinet, keeping 37 departments with him....
21:00 2019-08-22

Raj Thackeray Grilled By Enforcement Directorate In Money Laundering Case MNS chief Raj Thackeray was on Thursday grilled by the Enforcement Directorate (ED) in a money laundering case, after he reached the agency's office in south Mumbai with his family members in tow....
21:00 2019-08-22

"Considering Facts, Justified": CBI Custody Till Monday For P Chidambaram Former Union Minister P Chidambaram was sent to the custody of the Central Bureau of Investigation, which arrested him on Wednesday evening alleging that he was not cooperating with the investigation....
21:00 2019-08-22

UPDATE 1-FDA classifies Edwards Lifesciences Sapien delivery system recall as severest The U.S. Food and Drug Administration said on Thursday the recall of Edwards Lifesciences Corp's Sapien 3 Ultra delivery system was classified as the agency's severest, sending shares of the medical d...
21:00 2019-08-22

Brazil carrier TIM to invest $154 mln over the next 3 years -filing Brazilian wireless carrier TIM Participações SA said on Thursday it has signed an agreement with local telecoms regulator, Anatel, in which it committed to invest 627 million reais ($154.3 million) ov...
21:00 2019-08-22

How to Rebound After a Disaster: Move, Don’t Rebuild, Research Suggests A paper in the journal Science makes a case that, sometimes, retreating from nature instead of fighting it can open up new opportunities for communities....
21:00 2019-08-22

South Korea scraps military intelligence-sharing agreement with Japan South Korea is scrapping its military intelligence-sharing agreement with Japan, the latest escalation in a trade dispute that threatens global supply chains for smartphones and other gadgets....
21:34 2019-08-22

Italy: President offers politicians more time to avert snap elections A snap election hangs in the balance as President Sergio Mattarella has agreed to meet party leaders again next week. Squabbling has beset Europe's third-largest economy and plunged the government int...
21:34 2019-08-22

Rohingya refugees steer clear of planned repatriation to Myanmar Some 3,450 Rohingya refugees were due to be sent back to Myanmar from Bangladesh, but none appeared at the repatriation center. The UN has confirmed that abuse tantamount to genocide had occurred in M...
21:34 2019-08-22

Syria to let civilians flee rebel-held Idlib via humanitarian corridor The northwestern region of Syria has been held by rebels over the last seven years. Damascus has said a humanitarian corridor will allow "civilians who want to leave areas controlled by terrorists" to...
21:34 2019-08-22

Dynamic career women from Africa coming together in Germany Eight female founders from Ghana, Kenya and South Africa are currently in Berlin as part of the Female Tech Business in Africa program. They want to network and push for digitization throughout Africa...
21:34 2019-08-22

Russia sends robot Fedor into space for mission with ISS A Russian humanoid robot has started his journey to the International Space Station, serving as a mechanical passenger for a new type of rocket. The Skybot F850 android, named Fedor, is set to learn n...
21:34 2019-08-22

Magecart hackers target popular poker software Magecart credit card skimmers typically target users through their web browser when shopping online but new research from Malwarebytes has discovered that cybercriminals were able to compromise poker ...
21:34 2019-08-22

Android Q is officially named Android 10 Google has announced that Android Q will now come with an all-new, rather boring name: Android 10. This bucks the trend of Android operating systems being named after sweet foods, and marks a change i...
21:34 2019-08-22

Celebrate Intel Gamer Days™ with the Legion Trivia Truck at PAX West Intel Gamer Days™ is back and Lenovo Legion will be celebrating with an exciting opportunity at PAX West in Seattle!From August 30 through September 2, use your PAX badge to hail a ride between...
21:34 2019-08-22

US Figure Skating has banned longtime coach Richard Callaghan after sexual abuse allegations Longtime coach Richard Callaghan has been permanently banned from US Figure Skating after he was accused in a lawsuit of sexually abusing an underage figure skater....
22:00 2019-08-22

Jeweller Links of London in race to find new owner Links of London, one of Britain's best-known jewellery chains, is racing to secure a buyer within days‎ as its crisis-hit owner seeks to offload the business....
22:00 2019-08-22

Oil eases as Fed's Jackson Hole meeting gets underway Oil prices weakened on Thursday on worries about the global economy and as equity markets were on edge over the uncertain outlook for U.S. interest rate cuts....
22:00 2019-08-22

Exclusive: KKR explores $5 billion sale of Epicor Software - sources Buyout firm KKR & Co Inc is exploring a sale of Epicor Software Corp that could value the U.S. enterprise resource planning software provider at close to $5 billion, including debt, people familiar w...
22:00 2019-08-22

Stocks weak as investors eye Fed's Jackson Hole meeting An index of stock markets worldwide edged lower on Thursday on uncertainty over the outlook for U.S. interest rate cuts and weak U.S. manufacturing data that raised concerns about the health of the ...
22:00 2019-08-22

Exclusive: Boeing, grappling with uneven 737 supply chain, targets 52 per month in February - sources Boeing Co has told suppliers it will resume production of its best-selling 737 jets at a rate of 52 aircraft per month in February 2020, then stepping up to a record 57 jets monthly in June, three pe...
22:00 2019-08-22

Trump talks up economy, talks down Fed amid mixed data President Donald Trump said U.S. economic growth could be record-setting if the Federal Reserve would only lower interest rates further, as reports on Thursday painted a decidedly mixed picture of the...
22:00 2019-08-22

Android replacing dessert names with numbered versions Google announced Thursday it's ditching dessert-themed names for versions of its Android operating system, switching instead to numbered identifications....
22:00 2019-08-22

70 U.S. mayors urge USDA to forgo rule change for food stamps A group of 70 mayors from across the United States are urging the Trump administration to shelve a proposal they say would cut off critical food benefits to millions of American homes....
22:00 2019-08-22

'Veep' creator's 'David Copperfield' film finds distributor Fox Searchlight will distribute Armando Iannucci's "The Personal History of David Copperfield" in North America. The film will premiere at the Toronto International Film Festival....
22:34 2019-08-22

Watch: Bruce Springsteen's releases lyric video for 'I'll Stand By You' Bruce Springsteen released a lyric video for "I'll Stand By You" featuring clips from the film "Blinded by the Light." The song was previously unreleased before the movie....
22:34 2019-08-22

Daimler to build Mercedes-Benz-branded heavy trucks in China, report says Daimler plans to build Mercedes-Benz-branded heavy trucks in China by revamping truck plants owned by its local joint venture with Beiqi Foton, according to Reuters and two sources familiar with the m...
22:34 2019-08-22

Drop raises $44 million to reward loyal shoppers with gift cards Loyalty and rewards startup Drop, which is headquartered in Canada, raised $44 million from a raft of new and existing institutional investors.Read More...
22:34 2019-08-22

Sarah Sanders to join Fox News as contributor – live news Trump’s former press secretary will make her debut appearance next month on the president’s favorite show, Fox & FriendsSign up to the US briefing and get a new perspective 9.19pm BST Earlier on Thurs...
22:34 2019-08-22

Why Planned Parenthood was right to refuse federal funding | Moira Donegan The Trump administration put Planned Parenthood in an untenable position – and the organization made the moral choice to walk awayThe Trump administration expanded its assault on women’s rights this w...
22:34 2019-08-22

Dance turn-off: why Sean Spicer shouldn't become a reality TV star The inclusion of Trump’s former press secretary in the new season of Dancing with the Stars has led to online fury and threats of a boycottDancing with the Stars has weathered its fair share of contro...
22:34 2019-08-22

Great parks and green spaces in the UK: readers’ travel tips Sensory playgrounds for children, a second world war airfield converted into a deer park, and an ever-changing stretch of coastline are among your favouritesSkirting the southern edge of Manchester, T...
22:34 2019-08-22

England's Jofra Archer warns Australia after 'world-class' six-wicket Ashes haul Jofra Archer believes he can get even better after a dream six-wicket haul at Headingley saw England bowl Australia out for 179 on a rain-affected first day of the third Ashes Test....
22:34 2019-08-22

Asteroid Ryugu has no dust on it and we don’t know why The most detailed pictures yet from the asteroid Ryugu show it has no dust, which is very strange. There are at least three competing possible explanations...
22:34 2019-08-22

New 'Pro' iPhones to sport 'upgraded camera and Face ID' Two new iPhone handsets due to be unveiled by Apple next month will be pitched as MacBook-style "pro" models with an upgraded triple-lens camera and improved facial recognition, according to a report....
23:00 2019-08-22

|Ramaphosa:Wewillruna'cleanshop'inourNHIFund President Cyril Ramaphosa says government will keep a "hawk's eye" on finances for the National Health Insurance fund to safeguard it from corruption....
23:00 2019-08-22

|BrianMolefe’sD-dayarrives-butnoR10myet The Eskom Pension and Provident Fund is expecting more than R10m to enter its account by close of business on Thursday from former Eskom CEO Brian Molefe....
23:00 2019-08-22

|NostraightanswerfromRamaphosaonprescribedassets President Cyril Ramaphosa has not said outright whether he supports the prescription of assets - but has said government will pursue policies in the interests of South Africans, and pension fund holde...
23:00 2019-08-22

Masters, shmasters: Taylor Swift plans to re-record music now owned by Scooter Braun When Scooter Braun and record label Big Machine struck a deal that allowed him to acquire Big Machine Group—essentially making him owner of the master recordings of Taylor Swift’s earlier work—the pop...
23:00 2019-08-22

The U.S. ambassador to Denmark starred in a movie mocked by MST3K, so that’s reassuring You know the old adage: “A’s attract B’s, B’s attract C’s…” and so on. Unfortunately, the English language runs out after only 26 letters, making it somewhat difficult to measure who exactly remains ...
23:00 2019-08-22

Ready Or Not's Andie MacDowell on weird family traditions and the importance of sunblock If you’ve ever wanted to see Andie MacDowell wield a bow and arrow while hunting down her daughter-in-law in a deadly game of hide-and-seek, then Ready Or Not is the film for you. In the new comedic h...
23:00 2019-08-22

Jane Lynch tells Conan why Hollywood Game Night cut back the booze, cueing celebrity speculation Hollywood Game Night might not be the most challenging game show in TV history, with its roster of chummy celebrity party games coming in just a hair above Saturday Night Live’s version of Celebrity J...
23:00 2019-08-22

MoviePass admits to exposing users' personal information, debit card numbers online The struggling movie ticket subscription app may have exposed customers' private information online, according to a report.       ...
23:00 2019-08-22

Poland and Slovakia: Lightning strikes leave several dead in Tatra Mountains At least five people, including two children, have been killed during an electrical storm in the Tatra Mountain range along the Polish-Slovak border. Rescue personnel are continuing to look for surviv...
23:00 2019-08-22

Get Southwest Fare Deals as Low as $49 Today As we mentioned last week, you probably shouldn’t book a flight on third-party sites like Expedia or Travelocity or you might miss out on some airlines’ sales. And right on cue, Southwest announced a...
23:00 2019-08-22

Salesforce revenue forecast beats estimates, shares rise 7% Salesforce.com Inc forecast third-quarter revenue above Wall Street estimates on Thursday, encouraged by more companies opting for its cloud-based services, sending its shares up 7% in extended tradi...
23:34 2019-08-22

South Americans lead the charge in a Vuelta lacking star names "South America has become a hotbed of elite cycling in recent years and could be set for a hat-trick of Grand Tour wins as the Vuelta a Espana begins on Saturday with the list of favourites dominated ...
23:34 2019-08-22

Meet Hollywood’s Go-To Watch Stylist Jeanne Yang's day job is dressing the world's coolest celebrities. But she's also become a celebrity watch whisperer, putting unorthodox timepieces in not-so-obvious places....
23:34 2019-08-22

USTA under-reported millions, owes back rent: NYC comptroller The New York City Comptroller said on Thursday that the United States Tennis Association (USTA) had under-reported millions in gross revenue, days before the start of the U.S. Open, the organization's...
23:34 2019-08-22

CDC warns of salmonella from beef, cheese in the U.S., Mexico The CDC on Thursday issued a warning on an outbreak of multi-drug resistant salmonella that sickened 255 between June 2018 and March 2019, blaming it on beef and cheese from the United States and Mexi...
00:00 2019-08-23

Sean Spicer pumped for ‘Dancing With the Stars’ Former White House spokesman Sean Spicer will approach “Dancing with the Stars” much like he did the challenge of national politics in America’s hyper-partisan environment. “We may or may not be treat...
00:00 2019-08-23

Michael Jackson’s former publicist sets up foundation to heal icon’s legacy “I don’t think any of us has been a greater victim than Michael Jackson,” publicist Raymone Bain said at a press conference in a glitzy DC hotel ballroom that bellowed with the accused child molester'...
00:00 2019-08-23

Theater legend Hal Prince leaves behind at least $5.2 million Harold “Hal” Prince, the famed American theater producer and director who passed away July 31, left behind at least $5.2 million to a trust, according to his newly revealed will. Prince’s will l...
00:00 2019-08-23

Solar drives Fifth Third to add investment bankers Fifth Third is the latest US regional bank to grasp an opportunity to build out its investment bank, by bolting new expertise on to an area in which it already has a strong presence....
00:00 2019-08-23

We're Really Doing This, Aren't We By now you’ve no doubt seen those Mercedes-Benzes with the illuminated LED three-point stars in the grille. Mercedes describes this accessory as “subtle,” “sophisticated” and “eye-catching.” I think i...
00:00 2019-08-23

Bolsonaro says Brazil lacks resources to fight Amazon fires The Brazilian government lacks the resources to fight a record number of wildfires burning in the Amazon rainforest, President Jair Bolsonaro said on Thursday, weeks after telling donors he did not ne...
00:34 2019-08-23

Stan Lee’s Daughter Claims No One From Marvel or Disney Reached Out After His Death With the arc of Spider-Man’s cinematic future becoming the latest topic of conversation, everyone’s chiming in with their thoughts and opinions about the beef between Marvel Studios and Sony over the ...
00:34 2019-08-23

50-Year-Old Time Capsule Improved by Being Completely and Inexplicably Empty A time capsule sealed in 1969 that was set to reveal its secrets this year has mysteriously—albeit hilariously—wound up containing absolutely nothing, a puzzle that has stumped the township of Derry, ...
00:34 2019-08-23

Miley Cyrus denies cheating on Liam Hemsworth, says she had to leave 'partying' life behind Miley Cyrus is opening up about her split from Liam Hemsworth, sharing a candid series of tweets about how she has matured from her drug-filled past.        ...
00:34 2019-08-23

Democrats Decide the Total Collapse of the Planet Isn't Worth a Debate The Democratic National Committee voted on Thursday to reject a proposed 2020 debate on climate change, which sure sounds like a great idea just as things get even more terrifying on that front....
00:34 2019-08-23

We're Building Schools to Give Kids Places to Hide During Mass Shootings Now This is the future we live in now: Congress and President Trump won’t do shit about stopping mass shootings, so school districts are taking matters into their own hands, with one Michigan district rev...
00:34 2019-08-23

New Edition of Monopoly Is All About the Horrors of Socialism Socialism! It’s not just a school of political thought predicated on the equitable division of labor, resources, and benefits. It’s also, for some inexplicable reason, the theme of a new spin-off of t...
00:34 2019-08-23

The Trailer: Labor union members and leaders are skeptical -- but pondering their 2020 choices In this edition: Democrats follow labor's lead in Iowa, the debate-rules grumbling gets louder, and trans rights come to a Southern race for governor....
01:00 2019-08-23

Arkansas WWII veteran, 99, had this to say to the younger generation A 99-year-old Arkansas World War II veteran who was presented with a series of medals this week has a bit of advice for the younger generation: “Stay in school,” and “Come out with the idea of serving...
01:00 2019-08-23

Dick's Sporting Goods Posts Higher Same-Store Sales for First Time in Two Years Shares of Dick’s Sporting Goods climbed after the retailer reported its first positive quarterly same-store sales in about two years and increased its fiscal-year outlook....
01:00 2019-08-23

Taking a vacation? Here's how to avoid tainted alcohol anywhere you travel Twenty five people have died in Costa Rica due to tainted alcohol, authorities say. Here's how to protect yourself while traveling.       ...
01:00 2019-08-23

Facing farmer anger, Trump scrambles Cabinet to brainstorm on biofuel policy: sources U.S. President Donald Trump, faced with mounting anger in the farm belt over policies that allow oil refineries to use less corn-based ethanol, summoned Cabinet members on Thursday to discuss ways to ...
01:00 2019-08-23

U.S., Chinese officials held productive trade call: White House adviser U.S. and Chinese deputy-level negotiators held a "very constructive" teleconference on Wednesday and the Trump administration is still planning for a round of in-person talks in September, White House...
01:00 2019-08-23

Property millionaire who filmed burning Grenfell Tower effigy cleared after key evidence hidden A property millionaire who filmed a Grenfell Tower effigy being burned on a bonfire has been cleared by a judge after key evidence was hidden from defence lawyers in a string of "appalling" failures....
01:34 2019-08-23

Property millionaire who posted video of burning Grenfell Tower effigy: Public did not understand 'joke' A property millionaire accused of causing public outrage with a video of a Grenfell Tower effigy being burned on a bonfire said the public did not understand the "joke"....
01:34 2019-08-23

Inmate violence up 50 per cent at London prison Wormwood Scrubs The number of assaults has risen sharply at a London prison involved in a flagship government violence-reduction project, the Ministry of Justice admitted today....
01:34 2019-08-23

Amrou Greenidge: Tributes to 'talented' former Taekwondo star killed in 'deliberate' hit-and-run A teenager suspected of being killed in a deliberate hit-and-run was a "phenomenally talented" junior Taekwondo champion who had represented Great Britain....
01:34 2019-08-23

HP CEO Dion Weisler will step down in November Following four years at the helm of HP, CEO Dion Weisler will step down in November. The Palo Alto-based PC maker today announced that its Australian chief executive will be leaving his role due to "f...
01:34 2019-08-23

Phone companies and state attorneys general join forces to fight robocalls US consumers receive as many as 350,000 unwanted calls every three minutes, according to the FCC. Despite multiple efforts to end the onslaught, an estimated 4.7 billion robocalls hit American phones ...
01:34 2019-08-23

John Ryder agrees to Eubank Junior fight, but is made wait While John Ryder is close to securing a big name showdown, he still urges Danny Jacobs to fight him for WBA Interim belt. John Dennen explains The post John Ryder agrees to Eubank Junior fight, but is...
01:34 2019-08-23

Dick’s Sporting Goods reports strong earnings as it experiments with reducing gun sales Dick’s Sporing Goods on Thursday announced same store sales for the second quarter increased 3.2 percent, representing the company’s strongest quarterly comparable sales gain since 2016....
01:34 2019-08-23

Phone companies, state attorneys general announce broad campaign to fight robocalls Twelve of the country's largest telephone companies on Thursday pledged to implement new technology that would spot and block robocalls while helping law enforcement officials track down criminals, pa...
01:34 2019-08-23

New Zealand Speaker feeds baby during debate New Zealand's Speaker of the House Trevor Mallard hand-fed and cradled a lawmaker's baby while he presided over a debate in parliament in Wellington. MP Tamati Coffey and husband Tim Smith&...
02:00 2019-08-23

US authorities charged 80 in alleged cyber fraud U.S. authorities on Thursday unsealed a 252-count grand jury indictment charging 80 people in a major conspiracy to steal millions of dollars through fraud schemes and launder the money through a Los ...
02:00 2019-08-23

Mountain lion mauls 8-year-old boy who was playing outside his home The unidentified boy, who lives in Bailey, Colorado, sustained serious injuries, according to Jason Clay, spokesman for Colorado Parks and Wildlife.        ...
02:00 2019-08-23