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How to Redirect a Defiant Kid

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How to Redirect a Defiant Kid

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A rally and a redirect: why the markets are so focused on the Fed When New York Fed President John Williams talked about the need to "vaccinate the economy" on Thursday, markets listened. And when the New York Fed itself spoke up later to clarify his remarks, invest...
23:17 2019-07-19

RPT-UPDATE 1-A rally and a redirect: why the markets are so focused on the Fed When New York Fed President John Williams talked about the need to "vaccinate the economy" on Thursday, markets listened. And when the New York Fed itself spoke up later to clarify his remarks, invest...
15:51 2019-07-21

UPDATE 1-A rally and a redirect: why the markets are so focused on the Fed When New York Fed President John Williams talked about the need to "vaccinate the economy" on Thursday, markets listened. And when the New York Fed itself spoke up later to clarify his remarks, invest...
00:51 2019-07-20

US to redirect Central America aid to Venezuela's Juan Guaido In a USAID memo, Donald Trump's administration said that funds would go to paying salaries of Juan Guaido's interim government, local NGO's and the promotion of independent media....
11:51 2019-07-18

Schumer to ask Trump to redirect $5 billion in wall funding to gun initiatives While the president is unlikely to retreat from his marquee campaign promise, the request is intended to keep pressure on Republicans to respond to mass shootings this month....
15:00 2019-08-13

Defiant Former Blackwater Contractor Again Sentenced to Life A federal judge sentenced Nicholas Slatten for murdering an Iraqi citizen, which prosecutors said prompted the shooting of dozens of Iraqis in Baghdad....
05:34 2019-08-15

Italy defiant as two migrant rescue ships try to dock Rome has blocked the entry of Italian and German vessels carrying more than 110 migrants. The decision paves the way for another standoff with migrant rescue groups after one ship recently forced its ...
19:34 2019-07-05

Mexico's president defiant in row with Canada over pipeline contracts Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador pushed backed on Thursday against Canadian concerns that gas pipeline contracts awarded under his predecessor might not be honored, saying the terms of th...
00:00 2019-06-28

China Strikes Defiant Stance on Trade Against Trump In a new white paper, Beijing blamed the United States for the breakdown in trade talks. Some companies, like FedEx, are already feeling pressure from the Chinese government....
07:17 2019-06-02

The Latest: Sudanese protesters defiant after army crackdown The Latest on aftermath of Sudanese military crackdown on protest sit-in (all times local): 12:45 p.m. Thousands of Sudanese pro-democracy protesters remain defiant of the country's military rulers, a...
14:17 2019-06-04

Thai opposition leader Thanathorn defiant after losing out in PM vote In a DW interview, Thai opposition leader Thanathorn says he still hopes to become prime minister in the future despite legal cases that threaten to derail his efforts. Charlotte Chelsom-Pill reports ...
00:34 2019-06-12

Russia: Demonstrators defiant ahead of opposition rally in Moscow A recent police crackdown on protesters pushing for fair local council elections in Russia's capital has not deterred the demonstrators. Thousands are expected to rally again over the weekend....
21:34 2019-08-02

'This guy doesn’t get to change our DNA in one day': defiant El Paso chooses love over hate The majority Latino city in Texas was shaken to its core – but El Pasoans say a strong sense of family and community will help them healIt’s a white guy who says it first.It’s Saturday evening at the ...
16:00 2019-08-07

Rockall dispute: Irish fishermen defiant despite Scottish warning Irish trawlers are continuing to fish around the Atlantic Ocean islet despite Scotland warning that it would send patrols. Dublin doesn't recognize Britain's sovereignty of the rock, but has never cla...
19:51 2019-06-09

Trump defiant as lawmakers blast his 'racist' attacks on four congresswomen Democrats in the U.S. Congress moved on Monday to formally condemn President Donald Trump's attacks on four minority congresswomen, while Trump doubled down, saying those who are unhappy with the Unit...
22:17 2019-07-15

Are my son’s defiant, sooty hands evidence that he has a personality? | Séamas O’Reilly The boy is cackling as he commits small acts of rebellion – does this mean babies really do have a personality after all?As his hands withdrew, cold and blackened, from the fireplace, I felt like I kn...
22:00 2019-06-09

Willie Nelson: Ride Me Back Home review – upbeat and defiant (Legacy)Overturning customary ideas about older artists slowing down, Nelson – now 86 – has been in prodigious form over the past decade, pumping out a dozen albums of assorted duets, originals, cover...
14:17 2019-07-07

Beijing defiant on trade war: 'No one should expect China to swallow bitter fruit' The United States and China appeared at a deadlock over trade negotiations on Sunday as Washington demanded promises of concrete changes to Chinese law and Beijing said it would not swallow any "bitte...
17:17 2019-05-21

Iran Defiant Over US Drone As Donald Trump Reportedly Calls Off Strikes Iran vowed Friday to defend its borders after downing a US drone it insisted had violated the country's airspace, as reports emerged that President Donald Trump had approved then called off......
16:51 2019-06-21

Garcia in defiant mood after French women exit Roland Garros Just like her compatriot Kristina Mladenovic, Caroline Garcia was in defiant mood when asked to reflect on Thursday on the French women's spectacular failure at Roland Garros....
21:17 2019-05-30

Hong Kong government apologizes for extradition bill, but defiant crowds pressing on As thousands of Hong Kong residents jammed the city’s streets Sunday, the government apologized for the handling of an extradition bill.        ...
01:00 2019-06-17

Hong Kong leader defiant as city gears up for fresh protests, strikes Hong Kong geared for more protests, including strikes, transport go-slows and even picnics, against a proposed extradition law that would allow people to be sent to China for trial, even as the city's...
07:00 2019-06-11

How wonderful to watch Simone Biles' defiant joy in our dark times | Candice Frederick Biles has made history yet again – and has every reason to celebrateAmid depressing news these days like abortion bans, mass shootings, and rampant Hollywood sexual assault cases, it can be easy to ov...
13:34 2019-08-14

Puerto Rico: hundreds of thousands flood streets as governor remains defiant US island territory hit by general strikeRicardo Rosselló insists: ‘I am a good man’Puerto Rico saw more massive protests on Monday as hundreds of thousands lined the streets following Governor Ricard...
04:00 2019-07-23

A defiant 8chan vowed to fight on, saying its ‘heartbeat is strong.’ Then a tech firm knocked it offline. Abandoned by a key partner for its "lawlessness" in the wake of mass shootings, the anonymous message board vowed to stay online, even as its posters threatened more bloodshed....
00:17 2019-08-06

Ocasio-Cortez defiant in face of criticism for opposing border $$ bill while decrying conditions Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez is firing back at accusations of hypocrisy for railing against conditions in migrant detention centers, after having voted against funding legislation for the humanitaria...
19:34 2019-07-03

Hong Kong leader defiant as city gears up for fresh protests over extradition bill Hong Kong's embattled leader Carrie Lam remained defiant on Tuesday, pledging to push ahead with a proposed extradition bill that would allow fugitives captured in Hong Kong to be sent to mainland Chi...
04:34 2019-06-11

Austrian populist leader derided as 'Trump in slim-fit suit' remains defiant after being ousted from power Austrian Chancellor Sebastian Kurz, once hailed for making populism mainstream, has been ousted by parliament in a no-confidence vote Monday, plunging the country into another election in September....
16:51 2019-05-28

Champions League final: Liverpool fans party into night as defiant Spurs supporters remain 'proud' of team Liverpool fans partied long into the early hours of Sunday as their historic Champions League win was marked by noisy celebrations in the Spanish capital....
11:17 2019-06-02

Oil slumps more than 4% on weak global economic data, U.S. crude build Oil prices sank more than 4% on Wednesday after global demand fears were revived by weak economic data from China and Europe and an unexpected build in U.S. crude inventories....
19:00 2019-08-14

Wall Street tumbles on rising fears of recession Wall Street main indexes slid more than 2% on Wednesday, as a closely watched U.S. bond market indicator pointed to a renewed risk of recession following poor economic data from Germany and China....
19:00 2019-08-14

‘Palpable reduction’ in violence following Eid truce says Libya Mission, as UN investigates deadly bombing which left 3 staff dead A UN call for a humanitarian truce over this week’s Eid al-Adha religious holiday led to a “palpable reduction” of violence around the embattled capital of Tripoli, the UN Support Mission in Libya (UN...
19:34 2019-08-14

Twitter Bot Hosts Never-Ending Jeopardy Game Twitter is a place where adults yell at each other for no reason and pretend that the world isn’t ending. It’s also a place for fun games and bots. A Twitter account called Endless Jeopardy is providi...
19:34 2019-08-14

I Broke My Brain Designing Randomly Generated Sims Buildings I build a lot in The Sims, but like a lot of Simmers, I end up building the same house over and over. No matter how hard I try, they look like the houses in the neighborhood I grew up in. They’re subu...
19:34 2019-08-14

Borderlands 3 Feels Like A Throwback To 2012 In All The Best (And Worst) Ways It has been five years since the last two Borderlands games—the one-two punch of Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel and the Telltale Games spinoff, Tales From the Borderlands. Five years is a healthy amount ...
19:34 2019-08-14

Today’s selection of articles from Kotaku’s reader-run community: 37 Years Later, Atari’s Haunted Ho Today’s selection of articles from Kotaku’s reader-run community: 37 Years Later, Atari’s Haunted House Still Frightens And Delights • I Totally Called It...Just Six Years Too Early • Spacemon: A Poké...
19:34 2019-08-14

TikTok is flooded by scammers promoting adult sites TikTok has been inundated by a slew of scammers seeking to take advantage of its quickly growing userbase, which surpassed 1 billion downloads in February 2019. Security firm Tenable has discovered sc...
19:34 2019-08-14

Mired in debt, WeWork files for IPO As many have long expected, WeWork, the preferred provider of office space for freelancers and startups alike, has filed to go public. Its prospectus, which highlights the strengths and weaknesses of ...
19:34 2019-08-14

China requests removal of additional tariffs as per Osaka consensus: Global Times editor in chief China is asking that it and the United States remove all additional tariffs in line with a consensus reached between the two sides in Osaka, Japan, at the G20 summit at the end of June, the editor in ...
20:00 2019-08-14

Oil tumbles 5% on weak global economic data, U.S. crude build Oil prices sank roughly 5% on Wednesday after disappointing economic data from China and Europe revived global demand fears and U.S. crude inventories rose unexpectedly for the second week in a row....
20:00 2019-08-14

AMD Ryzen Threadripper 3rd Generation release date, news, and rumors Now that AMD has released its first 7nm Ryzen 3rd Generation processors, what will the future look like for Threadripper 3rd Generation – its next line of HEDT processors?The new Zen 2 architec...
20:00 2019-08-14

An AMD Threadripper processor reportedly spotted in leaked benchmark AMD Ryzen 3rd Generation processors, led by the likes of the Ryzen 9 3900X have been all the rage over the last few months, but it's left us wondering: where is Threadripper 3rd Generation? Well,...
20:00 2019-08-14

An eccentric male MMA fighter wants to become the UFC's first 'intergender' champion by challenging a woman to a bout YouTube / BT Sport / ESPN MMA Henry Cejudo, a UFC fighter, says he wants to fight a woman in the Octagon. The woman he has challenged to a bout is the dominant featherweight fighter Valentina Shevche...
20:00 2019-08-14

Fracking boom could explain the puzzling rise in global methane levels The shale gas boom could be to blame for rising methane in the atmosphere. If the trend continues, it could put our climate goals in greater jeopardy...
20:34 2019-08-14

Doctors say most metrics provided by your Apple Watch, Fitbit aren't helpful to them While more and more of us are wearing fitness trackers, doctors are trying to figure out what to do about data provided by wearables.        ...
20:34 2019-08-14

Documents reveal $500m Broken Hill pipeline built for benefit of irrigators Exclusive: Business case, which NSW government fought to keep secret, shows water security was not primary motivation for pipelineA business case for the controversial $500m Broken Hill pipeline, rele...
20:34 2019-08-14

Microplastics ‘significantly contaminating the air’, scientists warn Discovery of pollution in snowfall from the Arctic to the Alps leads to call for urgent research on potential human health impactsAbundant levels of microplastic pollution have been found in snow from...
20:34 2019-08-14

Twitter is finally embracing change, and it seems to be working Twitter Product Lead Kayvon Beykpour on Tuesday said the company is being super intentional about delivering substantial changes to its product experience....
20:34 2019-08-14

'I'm the GM of the New York Yankees' — Watch cops pull guns on Brian Cashman The video shows New York Yankees general manager Brian Cashman last Friday calmly exiting his car at a Darien, Connecticut, gas station, with his hands raised in the air, as the officer yells at the b...
20:34 2019-08-14

Labor tensions flare at American Airlines over hundreds of canceled flights American Airlines wants the union representing its mechanics to cover the airlines' financial losses from hundreds of flight cancellations that American alleges were the result of an "illegal wor...
20:34 2019-08-14

Fox News dipshit says Shia LaBeouf called him "trash" in an airport lounge, which rules Shia LaBeouf’s no angel—we’ve written about his troubling behavior, the consequences of his substance abuse issues, and his weird plagiarism. The actor’s since apologized, gotten sober, and discussed ...
20:34 2019-08-14

Mindhunter's Jonathan Groff charmingly reminds you he's also Kristoff in Frozen When he’s not obsessively interviewing serial killers on David Fincher’s Mindhunter, Jonathan Groff is leaving voicemails for children—okay, that definitely doesn’t sound any less dark than the other ...
20:34 2019-08-14

Hong Kong protests: US lawmakers warn China may be preparing Tiananmen Square-style crackdown U.S. officials warned Wednesday that China could be preparing for a Tiananmen Square-style crackdown in response to Hong Kong protests, as footage captures the menacing movement of military convoys ne...
20:34 2019-08-14

Bernie Sanders threatens to ‘leverage’ US aid to combat Israel ‘racism’ Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., threatened Tuesday to use billions of dollars in aid to Israel as “leverage” to combat what he called “racism” from the Jewish state’s government, while going so far as to ...
20:34 2019-08-14

Trump campaign sells 'Fredo Unhinged' T-shirts following viral Cuomo video The Trump campaign is selling "Fredo Unhinged" T-shirts following a viral video of CNN host Chris Cuomo’s encounter with a man who apparently taunted him by calling him “Fredo.”...
20:34 2019-08-14

Michael Porter Jr. leaks Adam Silver’s cell phone number on Snapchat There are social media mistakes. Then there’s this. Denver Nuggets forward Michael Porter Jr. turned into a living “you’re not you when you’re hungry meme” when he accidentally leaked his boss Adam Si...
20:34 2019-08-14

Stan Van Gundy bolting ESPN in major NBA media move Turner Sports is revamping its NBA coverage and is on the verge of hiring Stan Van Gundy away from ESPN to be a prominent game analyst, The Post has learned. Van Gundy’s addition could have long-term ...
20:34 2019-08-14

Mexico pushes U.S. to designate El Paso shooting an act of terrorism Mexico's government on Wednesday doubled down on its assertion that the Aug. 3 mass shooting in El Paso, Texas, was an act of terrorism against Mexicans and urged the United States to ensure the incid...
20:34 2019-08-14

Panama Canal to continue authorizing vessels coming from Venezuela The Panama Canal will continue authorizing vessels coming from Venezuela provided they stick to the rules and present the necessary paperwork, the waterway's chief said on Wednesday after a new round ...
20:34 2019-08-14

Rome court says migrant ship can enter Italy's waters, overriding Salvini An administrative court in Rome ruled on Wednesday that a Spanish rescue ship carrying around 150 migrants should be allowed to enter Italian territorial waters in defiance of a ban imposed by Interio...
20:34 2019-08-14

India accuses Pakistan of helping militants infiltrate Kashmir Indian security officials said on Wednesday a group of Pakistani militants backed by the military tried to infiltrate Indian-controlled Kashmir to foment violence, according to Reuters partner ANI....
20:34 2019-08-14

Kremlin warns of foreign espionage as scientists chafe under new restrictions The Kremlin said on Wednesday Russia must be vigilant in protecting its industrial secrets against foreign intelligence services after scientists criticized new restrictions on them meeting foreigners...
20:34 2019-08-14

Argentine opposition candidate Fernandez says Macri's new economic measures are too late Argentine opposition presidential candidate Alberto Fernandez said Argentina risks running out of foreign currency reserves due to its economic crisis, in an interview on Wednesday with El Destape Rad...
20:34 2019-08-14

Brewery boss urges PM Johnson to help save Britain's disappearing pubs The boss of one of Britain's leading brewery groups, Marston's, has urged Prime Minister Boris Johnson to help save pubs that are at the heart of many local communities by cutting beer duty....
20:34 2019-08-14

The Guardian view on treating Ebola: science is the start | Editorial Researchers have developed and trialled drugs that can cure this deadly disease. The problem now is to deliver themThis week has seen a heartening triumph of medical science: Ebola is now curable, doc...
21:00 2019-08-14

Australia, New Zealand seize enormous haul of MDMA, meth, worth $60M Investigators uncovered nearly 1,700 pounds of MDMA and 440 pounds of crystal meth in Australia and New Zealand — one of the most "significant drug seizures" in Australian history that's led to six ar...
21:00 2019-08-14

WeWork Takes Key Step Toward I.P.O., Citing Heady Growth and Huge Losses A public offering by the firm, which leases shared office space, will be a major test of investors’ appetite for fast-growing but unprofitable start-ups....
21:00 2019-08-14

Investigators: Sala poisoned by carbon monoxide before plane crash Soccer star Emiliano Sala and pilot David Ibbotson suffered dangerous levels of carbon monoxide before the private plane they were in crashed in the English Channel in January....
21:00 2019-08-14

German economy shrinks, now 1 step from new recession The German economy, which has struggled to find growth for a year, contracted during the second quarter of 2019, government figures showed Wednesday....
21:00 2019-08-14

Flights resume at Hong Kong airport as protesters apologize Flights have resumed at Hong Kong’s airport after two days of disruptions marked by outbursts of violence that highlight the hardening positions of pro-democracy protesters and the authorities in the ...
21:00 2019-08-14

Good Boys review – gleefully bad-taste tween comedy When a gang of goofy boys are invited to a spin-the-bottle party, their research into the mysteries of kissing goes horribly wrongSome massive laughs, a huge Stephen Merchant cameo and the most impres...
21:34 2019-08-14

Bank armed robbery suspect caught, police say Francisco Ivan Taddei / Courtesy: Tucson Police Department TUCSON – Tucson Police Department has identified and arrested the suspect in connection to an armed robbery incident at U.S. Bank Branch earl...
21:34 2019-08-14

Arizona border volunteers opening office with limited hours AJO, Ariz. (AP) — A humanitarian organization that provides aid to border crossers says it is opening an office to welcome visitors for a few hours on Thursday afternoons and Saturday mornings in the ...
21:34 2019-08-14

These bats can use leaves as “sound mirrors” for better navigation Enlarge / The leaf-nosed bat, native to Central and South America, has noseleaves that may help project its echolocation calls. (credit: Thomas Lohnes/AFP/Getty Image) Leaf-nosed bats can locate e...
22:00 2019-08-14

Coach accuses Little League World Series team of ‘dishonorable,’ ‘disgusting’ sign stealing Rhode Island defeated New Hampshire to win the New England regional championship, but the New Hampshire coach wasn't pleased with his opponent's sportsmanship....
22:00 2019-08-14

He Gave a Bike to a Refugee Girl. 24 Years Later, She Got to Thank Him. Mevan Babakar was a 5-year-old refugee in the Netherlands when she received a present that changed her life. Social media helped her find the man who gave it....
22:00 2019-08-14

Meeting a Russian Scientist? He Might Need to Report on You Russia’s government is trying to put Soviet-style restrictions on scientists’ contact with foreign peers, requiring them to ask permission and report back on meetings....
22:00 2019-08-14

How to Drink Your Way Through Your Summer Berry Haul If you’ve ever gone berry picking, you know how it easy it is to pick an insane amount of berries. Each plump piece of fruit begs to be pulled from the vine, and before you know it you have flats full...
22:34 2019-08-14

No, That Email About the Apple Card Wasn't a Phishing Attempt Whenever you receive an email that’s allegedly from a company, but it’s asking you to click a link and confirm some piece of information said company should already be very familiar with, you have eve...
22:34 2019-08-14

Miracle baby born with severe heart disease, taken off life support months ago, about to celebrate first birthday A young infant born with a severe heart defect is being hailed as a miracle baby as she is set to celebrate her first birthday just months after being taken off life support with little prospects of s...
22:34 2019-08-14

America is facing a pension crisis. Retirees will pay the price if we don't act now Few have seen firsthand the frustration of Washington gridlock and partisanship more than we have. We know all too well when something doesn't get fixed in D.C., it can end up hurting people back home...
23:00 2019-08-14

Sen. Kamala D. Harris outlines plan to boost efforts against suspected domestic terrorists The California Democrat and presidential candidate joins others in the field who have vowed to crack down on access to weapons by those considered a danger to others....
23:00 2019-08-14

Why Is Hollywood So Scared of Climate Change? Environmental concerns have been the driving force of villains in recent superhero and sci-fi movies. But critics say the industry needs to show how society can reform its ways....
23:00 2019-08-14

Dow Jones plunges 800 points as recession fears rattle markets Sharp declines come after Tuesday rally inspired by tariff delaysTrump urges Fed chief Powell to make further interest rate cutsSigns of a global economic slowdown roiled the markets on Wednesday as s...
23:00 2019-08-14

| Restaurant is offering to pay someone R15k to eat bacon all day An opportunity to get paid around R14 500 just to eat bacon? Surely it's too good to be true? Nope! It seems the offer of American chain restaurant Farmer Boys, is on the up and up....
23:00 2019-08-14

No Man's Sky Beyond Makes A Great First Impression, Except For The Bugs No Man’s Sky’s Beyond update has the same pull for all the checklist and spreadsheet lovers out there as it always has, with a lot less of the frustration....
23:00 2019-08-14

A$AP Rocky’s Guilty Verdict Doesn’t Bar Him From Returning to Sweden, Says Judge Who Convicted Him A Swedish court convicted A$AP Rocky of assault on Wednesday and the judge who convicted him says the guilty verdict does not bar the New York-born rapper from returning to Sweden. “The court ha...
23:00 2019-08-14

Moody's Analytics' Zandi: Housing market 'treading water', here's why The supply of newly built homes for sale dropped for the first time in six years. Mark Zandi, Moody's chief economist, and CNBC's Diana Olick join 'The Exchange' to discuss how hou...
23:34 2019-08-14

Liverpool vs Chelsea penalty shootout LIVE stream and TV channel: How to watch Uefa Super Cup on BT and online Champions League winners Liverpool meet Europa League holders Chelsea tonight in an eagerly-anticipated all-English Uefa Super Cup clash in Istanbul - and the match has gone to a penalty shootout....
00:00 2019-08-15

Chelsea kit blunder sees new midfielder 'Jorghino' start Super Cup vs Liverpool Frank Lampard had a few selection dilemmas in Wednesday night's Uefa Super Cup final against Liverpool, but few Chelsea fans expected him to start a completely new midfielder. Well, sort of....
00:00 2019-08-15

Man Utd will stumble upon successful transfer strategy, says Gary Neville Gary Neville appears unconcerned by fears that Manchester United are falling behind their Premier League rivals and believes the club will eventually find the right recruitment system....
00:00 2019-08-15

Ballet slay! Kelly Ripa awes in Instagram post on her toes in pointe shoes Kelly Ripa, 48, undoubtedly impressed her Instagram followers Tuesday with an image that shows her standing on her toes in pointe shoes.        ...
00:00 2019-08-15

Julianne Hough gushes over 'supportive' Brooks Laich after revealing she's 'not straight' "The reason why our relationship works is because we're completely raw and open and exposed," Julianne Hough said of her marriage to Brooks Laich.        ...
00:00 2019-08-15

Presidential contender Kamala Harris proposes ways to combat domestic terrorism Democratic presidential contender Kamala Harris on Wednesday released a plan to address what she termed domestic terrorism after three recent mass shootings in a week that resulted in the deaths of 34...
00:34 2019-08-15

Nigeria's president moves to stop funding for food imports Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari has instructed the country's central bank to stop providing foreign currency for food imports, according to a statement from his spokesman....
00:34 2019-08-15

Tanzania governor to create a database for married men to curb infidelity The governor of Tanzania's largest city has announced a plan to create and publish a national database of married men to protect women from "heart breaks."...
00:34 2019-08-15

Amazon launches program to donate unsold products, after reports millions being destroyed The new Fulfillment by Amazon (FBA) Donations program is meant to encourage third-party sellers to donate unsold inventory, rather than having Amazon destroy it....
00:34 2019-08-15

Macy's teams up with Google to help run its warehouses One way Macy's is trying to improve its business stems from the work it's doing on the back end, at its more than a dozen fulfillment centers....
00:34 2019-08-15

Worries on the horizon for Angela Merkel From climate change and trembling spells to a trembling government, German Chancellor Angela Merkel faces many challenges as she returns to office post-vacation....
01:34 2019-08-15

Joseph Tsai Nears Full Ownership of the Nets Tsai already owns 49 percent of the Brooklyn N.B.A. team, but is close to buying out the majority owner, Mikhail Prokhorov. The team is valued at a record $2.35 billion....
01:34 2019-08-15

Jeffrey Epstein’s last words to lawyer before his jailhouse death Jeffrey Epstein was confident he could fight the child sex trafficking charges against him and was in “great spirits” just hours before his jailhouse death on Saturday morning — even...
01:34 2019-08-15

PetSmart customer says dog’s nose badly cut at grooming session A Virginia dog owner says her pooch’s dog suffered a severe nose injury in a PetSmart grooming session gone wrong. Victoria Lawhorne said the PetSmart in Chester called her with some concerning ...
01:34 2019-08-15

'BH90210' star Brian Austin Green says he would've skipped a standard reboot Brian Austin Green says if Tori Spelling, Jennie Garth and the other creators of "BH90210," had approached him with a standard reboot of the 90s drama, he would've said no....
01:34 2019-08-15

How President Trump Scooped Me on a Google Story Kevin Cernekee, a conservative firebrand inside Google, kept a low public profile. Then, WIRED's reporting propelled him to Fox News—and Trump's tweets....
01:34 2019-08-15

Boxing News at Five: Ruiz says Joshua rematch will be brought back to the United States, Khan urges Brook to retire Andy Ruiz Jnr doesn't plan on going to Saudi Arabia anytime soon, and Amir Khan believes Kell Brook is finished as a world-class fighter The post Boxing News at Five: Ruiz says Joshua rematch will be ...
01:34 2019-08-15

In Cold Case Hammarskjöld, a gonzo journalist spins a wild conspiracy theory What really happened to Dag Hammarskjöld? Was the plane crash that killed the United Nations secretary-general and 15 others on the night of September 18, 1961, just as he was on his way negotiate a c...
02:00 2019-08-15

Music lovers on Twitter are debating what band’s 3rd album was their best As the saying goes, you have your whole life to make your first album, and then about a year to make your second one, thus accounting for the dreaded “sophomore slump.” The third album, then, is a cru...
02:00 2019-08-15

Barty outguns Sharapova, Halep survives scare in Cincinnati "Top seeded Ash Barty overcame a slow start to defeat Maria Sharapova 6-4 6-1, while Simona Halep battled past Ekaterina Alexandrova 3-6 7-5 6-4 in the second round of the Cincinnati Masters on Wednes...
02:00 2019-08-15

Here are the latest executive power moves that help explain everything that's going on at Eventbrite, Katerra, and Anaplan AP/Jed Jacobsohn Keeping an eye on major hires and promotions is one of the best ways to understand a company's strategy. The Org tracks executive changes at companies big and small. Here's a snaps...
02:00 2019-08-15

Somerville, N.J.: A Walkable Suburban Alternative A decade ago, there may not have been much to see in this Somerset County borough. But a building boom and downtown revitalization have changed that....
02:34 2019-08-15

Multiple Police Officers Reportedly Shot in Philadelphia Shootout [UPDATE] At least six police officers were reportedly shot by at least one gunman in what authorities described as an active shooter situation that began around 4:30 p.m. in Philadelphia on Wednesday....
02:34 2019-08-15

Marianne Williamson Compares Her Plight to Migrants at the Border Marianne Williamson’s Tuesday chat at the New York-based women’s co-working space The Wing went just about as well as expected, with the Democratic presidential candidate and author somehow comparing ...
02:34 2019-08-15

Ben Shapiro's Advice for Poor People: Have You Ever Considered Just NOT Being Poor? Right-wing troll Ben Shapiro has some helpful advice for anyone who’s working two jobs and still struggling to make ends meet. Well, it’s less advice, and more a deeply immoral critique: How dumb are ...
02:34 2019-08-15

Trump's Immigration Chief: That Statue of Liberty Poem Was About Europeans OK?? Ken Cuccinelli, the acting director of Citizenship and Immigration Services, can’t stop reinterpreting the poem about immigrants engraved on the Statue of Liberty in order to justify the Trump adminis...
02:34 2019-08-15

Israeli flight attendant dies from measles months after New York flight Rotem Amitai developed a fever a few days after traveling from New York to Tel Aviv. It is unclear if she was inflected with the virus on the flight....
03:00 2019-08-15

Astronaut performs first-ever DJ set from space ISS astronaut Luca Parmitano performs the first-ever electronic music set in space, with revellers dancing on a cruise boat in the Mediterranean.       ...
03:00 2019-08-15

Rare antelopes and black cats caught on camera on Mount Kilimanjaro Rare antelopes, black serval cats, and other species were caught on film on Mount Kilimanjaro in Tanzania. The antelope species cannot be found anywhere else in the world and was only photographed as ...
03:00 2019-08-15

Dow Jones sinks 800 points amid fears of recession All three major U.S. indexes closed down about 3 per cent after 2-year U.S. Treasury yields surpassed those of 10-year bonds, which is considered a classic recession signal....
03:34 2019-08-15

Report Finds Canada Prime Minister Trudeau Violated Conflict of Interest Law (Bloomberg) — Prime Minister Justin Trudeau broke the nation’s conflict of interest law by pressuring his former attorney general to help SNC-Lavalin Group Inc. settle corruption charges o...
03:34 2019-08-15

What to Know About Ghislaine Maxwell, the U.K. Socialite Who Became Jeffrey Epstein’s Confidante After the death of Jeffrey Epstein in a New York jail, focus has shifted to the British socialite Ghislaine Maxwell, a close friend of the financier who has been accused in lawsuits––inclu...
03:34 2019-08-15

This is the $10M loft of late rock photographer Ken Regan A full-floor Flatiron loft that was once home to the late photojournalist Ken Regan has hit the market for $10 million. The 4,100-square-foot unit, at 6 W. 20th St., features three bedrooms, three ful...
03:34 2019-08-15

Safety in the Stock Market Is Getting Expensive Investors have turned toward safe-haven stocks amid a market selloff, including utilities, real-estate and consumer-staple shares. But gains across those sectors have pushed price-to-earnings ratios h...
04:00 2019-08-15

Sanford points to Labor Day decision on primary challenge to Trump Mark Sanford says he should decide by around Labor Day if he’s going to mount what he admitted would be “a long-shot” GOP primary bid against President Trump. “I gave myself a month and I’m running up...
04:34 2019-08-15

Illinois moves to disbar former Gov. Rod Blagojevich as Trump mulls commuting sentence Illinois officials are seeking to disbar former Gov. Rod Blagojevich as he waits in a federal prison in Colorado for news on whether President Trump will commute his 14-year sentence on corruption cha...
04:34 2019-08-15

Fox News Poll, August 14 In the wake of two mass shootings, overwhelming and bipartisan majorities of voters favor background checks on gun buyers and taking guns from people who are a danger to themselves or others, accordin...
04:34 2019-08-15

Stock Markets, Jolted by Economic Worry, Suffer 2nd Worst Drop of 2019 Yields on United States government bonds fell, indicating lower expectations for growth and extending a drop that began as the trade war intensified....
04:34 2019-08-15

Trump says he delayed China tariffs to protect Christmas shoppers President Trump on Tuesday said that this administration would hold off on 10% tariffs on some Chinese goods until after the Christmas shopping season. The announcement came the day the U.S. Trade Rep...
04:34 2019-08-15

This Exchange With Jeffrey Epstein’s Former Bodyguard is Absolutely Chilling Former UFC fighter Igor Zinoviev reportedly worked as the late accused sexual predator Jeffrey Epstein’s driver, bodyguard, and personal trainer. Apparently, he travelled with Epstein and lived at his...
05:00 2019-08-15

NYC sanitation worker used license plates found in trash to avoid $17G in fines, investigators say A New York City sanitation worker was arrested Wednesday for allegedly putting license plates he found in the trash on his car to avoid paying more than $17,000 in fines....
05:00 2019-08-15

US "Deeply Concerned" By Chinese Paramilitary Reports On Hong Kong Border The United States said Wednesday that it was concerned about movements of Chinese forces on the border with Hong Kong and urged Beijing to honor the territory's autonomy as pro-democracy protests......
05:00 2019-08-15

Google’s ‘Assignments’ tool flags plagiarism and missing sources Google is setting out to make plagiarism harder than ever. The search giant today announced the launch of Assignments, a new grading software for higher education instructors who use G Suite for Educa...
05:34 2019-08-15

Who are you and why are you leaving old TVs on porches in Virginia? Residents in Virginia remain bewildered after a mysterious person with a TV on their head placed out-dated televisions on the doorsteps of more than 50 homes in Henrico County. The bandit (of sorts) s...
05:34 2019-08-15

Skip’s new electric scooter is equipped with waterproof batteries Electric scooters are prone to a lot of wear and tear -- which gives most of them a pretty short shelf life. Skip unveiled a new model of electric scooter, the S3, that should be tougher and more sust...
05:34 2019-08-15

Fall 'Destiny 2' update makes it easier to spend money in-game Destiny 2 developer Bungie is doubling down on microtransactions as a way to fund the continued development of its popular online shooter. In a recent blog post, Destiny franchise director Luke Smith ...
05:34 2019-08-15

Final ‘13 Reasons Why’ trailer asks 'who killed Bryce Walker?' Netflix has dropped the final trailer for the third season of 13 Reasons Why ahead of its August 23 premiere. (Spoiler warning: we talk about the content of the trailer as well as events of past seaso...
05:34 2019-08-15

Trump tells China to address Hong Kong protests before talking trade Donald Trump has suggested China resolve ongoing tension with Hong Kong before hashing out a trade deal with the US. The remarks follow his decision earlier this week to postpone imposing further tari...
05:34 2019-08-15

Opinion: Has Greta Thunberg gone overboard? Swedish climate activist Greta Thunberg is sailing from Europe to New York to travel carbon-free. But few ordinary people will be able to follow her example, writes DW's Felix Steiner....
05:34 2019-08-15

‘No Man’s Sky’ Beyond is out: Here are 10 of the biggest changes and updates Nearly three years to the day after the ambitious universe simulator No Man’s Sky launched, it is receiving what may be its most important update ever – one which will bring it close to de...
06:00 2019-08-15

Double disqualification after heat shortens Olympic test event British triathletes Jessica Learmonth and Georgia Taylor Brown were both disqualified after they crossed the line together following the heat-affected test event for next year's Tokyo Olympics on Thur...
06:00 2019-08-15

Mexico's top court demands regulation on medical marijuana after long delays Mexico's supreme court ordered the health ministry on Wednesday to issue regulation within six months on medical marijuana use, saying its failure to do so after legalization in 2017 had put rights at...
06:00 2019-08-15

Air pollution, especially ozone, tied to worsening lung damage (Reuters Health) - The more exposure people have to air pollution, especially ozone, the more lung damage they develop over time, a U.S. study suggests....
06:00 2019-08-15

Medical abortions can be safely supervised via telemedicine: study (Reuters Health) - Terminating a pregnancy with medication under virtual supervision from a clinician is just as effective and safe as doing so at a medical facility, a study across four U.S states su...
06:00 2019-08-15

Off-duty NYPD officer found dead in Queens, force's ninth suicide this year A veteran officer with the New York Police Department was found dead of a self-inflicted gunshot wound Wednesday, becoming the ninth officer this year to commit suicide....
06:34 2019-08-15

Real-Life Drama Is Making Bachelor in Paradise Both Better and Worse At the Same Time At this point, Stagecoach Festival is practically a cast member on Bachelor in Paradise. The majority of the drama that has happened so far in season six started somewhere around that......
06:34 2019-08-15

Amanda Stanton Describes Ex-Boyfriend Josh Murray's "Controlling" Habits in Juicy Memoir When it comes to her past relationship with Josh Murray, Amanda Stanton may have experienced a lot more thorns than roses. More than two years after the Bachelor in Paradise stars went......
06:34 2019-08-15

British Airways testing VR headsets for first-class passengers this year Enlarge / Ars editor Sam Machkovech donning an Oculus Go headset. This isn't the headset British Airways will use, but it serves a similar function. (credit: Sam Machkovech) Plane travel can be a ha...
06:34 2019-08-15

FAA tells airlines MacBook Pros with defective batteries can’t fly The 2015 15-inch Retina MacBook Pro. (credit: Andrew Cunningham) The Federal Aviation Administration has banned certain 15-inch MacBook Pros with potentially defective batteries from US flights. The...
06:34 2019-08-15

Global Stocks Fall on Recession Fears Global stocks and government bond yields fell, as weak economic data and ominous signs from the bond market added to fears about slowing growth around the world....
07:00 2019-08-15

Amazon rounds up a bunch of fresh-faced, beautiful peasants to star in its Wheel Of Time show Although it hasn’t gotten nearly as much attention as the streaming service’s billion-dollar plan to dip into the world of The Lord Of The Rings, Amazon’s adaptation of Robert Jordan’s Wheel Of Time s...
07:00 2019-08-15

QPR youth team right to leave pitch due to racist abuse-club CEO "Queens Park Rangers\u0027 Under-18 coach Paul Furlong was right to take his players off the pitch after they were allegedly subjected to racist taunts in a friendly in Seville last week, the Champion...
07:00 2019-08-15

How the Nets will be different with future owner Joe Tsai Now that Joe Tsai, the Nets’ minority owner, is closing in on his purchase of Barclays Center, that opens the door to accelerating his takeover of the rest of the team. But what does that mean for fan...
07:00 2019-08-15

Jets’ Rontez Miles reunited with brother, who’s now free after 6 years in prison Through it all, through all the heartache and loneliness, separated by distance and prison walls, two brothers refused to let go of their lifelong bond. Rontez Miles and Vondre Griffin had shared an N...
07:00 2019-08-15

Yankees’ return plan for Luke Voit is taking shape Luke Voit walked into the Yankees’ clubhouse with a T-shirt soaked with sweat after going through agility drills, fielding ground balls outdoors and hitting indoors Wednesday morning. “It feels a lot ...
07:00 2019-08-15

Jeffrey Epstein accuser sues British socialite and staff members A woman who accused Jeffrey Epstein of sexual misconduct has sued his estate, former associate Ghislaine Maxwell and three unnamed staff members who worked for the financier, according to a court fili...
07:00 2019-08-15

Ken Cuccinelli: Trump ally sparks outrage for saying famous Statue of Liberty immigration poem refers to 'people from Europe' The acting director of US Citizenship and Immigration Services has sparked outrage after saying the famous inscription enshrined on the Statue of Liberty was referring to "people coming from Europe"....
07:34 2019-08-15

Emiliano Sala and pilot may have been overcome by carbon monoxide poisoning on plane, investigators reveal Emiliano Sala had been exposed to a "potentially fatal" level of carbon monoxide when his plane crashed over the Channel, investigators have revealed....
07:34 2019-08-15

| WATCH | The 'gift' of Tunisia's delicate date palm drink As soon as the sun is up, people in southern Tunisia rush out to buy a glass or bottle of legmi, a coveted date palm drink that is too delicate to be sold far from the oasis....
07:34 2019-08-15

Andy Dick says he was punched: Police arrest man in attack on the comedian After Andy Dick said he was punched outside of a nightclub, police have made an arrest on suspicion of second-degree battery and simple battery.        ...
07:34 2019-08-15

Nintendo seems to be striking its music off YouTube, and that sucks After apparently resolving its troubled relationship with YouTubers, Nintendo‘s now coming down on those who upload music from its games. At least two popular channels have been hit, and if this start...
08:00 2019-08-15

Man hated brother so much he cut down tree featured on ‘Ripley’s Believe It or Not’ A man said his hatred for his brother led him to chop down an iconic Connecticut tree that was featured on “Ripley’s Believe It or Not,” according to a report. Curtis Pardee, 63, confessed to hacking ...
08:00 2019-08-15

Disconnecting from tech causes withdrawal symptoms: study Going off the grid is good for the soul — if you can survive the withdrawal symptoms. A new study looked at the emotional roller coaster of “digital detox” vacations, an increasingly...
08:00 2019-08-15

Once Upon a Time... in Hollywood Out Now in India Leonardo DiCaprio. Brad Pitt. Margot Robbie. They are part of the star-studded cast of Quentin Tarantino's latest movie, Once Upon a Time... in Hollywood, which is out now in cinemas across India....
08:34 2019-08-15

Alan Dershowitz mock trial on child trafficking in the Bible canceled after Epstein suicide The cancellation comes less than a week after Jeffrey Epstein, Alan Dershowitz's former client, died of an apparent suicide while awaiting trial on child sex trafficking charges in a New York jai...
08:34 2019-08-15

VMWare in talks to buy Pivotal Software; both controlled by Dell VMware Inc and Pivotal Software Inc are negotiating a deal for VMWare to acquire Pivotal, according to a regulatory filing from Dell Technologies Inc on Wednesday, valuing Pivotal, a maker of softw...
08:34 2019-08-15

Trump says China should treat Hong Kong 'humanely' before trade deal can be agreed President Donald Trump said on Wednesday that China wants to make a trade deal but it should treat Hong Kong "humanely" first, explicitly tying a trade agreement to a peaceful resolution of pro-democr...
08:34 2019-08-15

Winning Triathletes DQ'd From Olympic Test Event For Crossing Finish Line Hand-In-Hand British triathletes Jess Learmonth and Georgia Taylor-Brown took the top two spots of the podium at a heat-shortened triathlon in Tokyo on Thursday, raising their hands together as they snapped the fi...
12:34 2019-08-16

Report: MLS Will Expand To St. Louis, Might Not Completely Fleece The City For A Stadium Congratulations, St. Louis! According to the St. Louis Post-Dispatch, the city has successfully thrown enough money around and greased the right wheels to win economic promotion to MLS!...
12:34 2019-08-16

Car-hailing giants face risk of suspensions in Shanghai as regulatory scrutiny rises Two of the country’s major car-hailing services providers, Didi Chuxing and Meituan Dianping, have been fined 5.5 million yuan and 1.47 million yuan, respectively, by regulators in Shanghai....
12:34 2019-08-16

Goodbye PCs, it's been nice knowing you. Hello, desktop as a service We'll still have PCs on our desks, but with the rise of desktop-as-a-service and software-as-a-service, we're returning to smart-terminals and time-sharing services....
12:34 2019-08-16

Google Assistant gets Assignable tasks feature, also known as weaponized nagging We all know Google Assistant wants to be helpful and keep families and groups on task. But the engineers behind Assignable tasks probably didn't think through what happens when the feature meets dysfu...
12:34 2019-08-16

Simcoe County takes steps to help get waste off the streets Since residents have placed high priority on the collection of garbage, organics and recycling, Simcoe County says council voted to cancel this year's curbside collection of electronics....
12:34 2019-08-16

Ontario government to make product producers responsible for Blue Box program Environment Minister Jeff Yurek says the move will encourage the industry to change how it packages products to cut down on waste that is sent to landfills....
12:34 2019-08-16

Gruden 'optimistic' on AB's progress after drills Raiders coach Jon Gruden said it was "encouraging" to see Antonio Brown run routes and catch passes before the Raiders' preseason game Thursday night, adding that he's "optimistic after what I saw ton...
12:34 2019-08-16

Megatron partners in marijuana-for-CTE research Former Lions wide receiver Calvin Johnson and his business partner, ex-NFL lineman Rob Sims, have partnered with Harvard to research the benefits of medical marijuana for CTE and pain management....
12:34 2019-08-16

U.S. women's soccer equal pay fight: What's the latest, and what's next? The USWNT's World Cup victory brought the issue of equal pay to the forefront in women's sports. What has happened so far? And where is it headed? All of your questions, answered....
12:34 2019-08-16

Cathay Pacific CEO Resigns After China Backlash Over Hong Kong Protests The flag carrier said Rupert Hogg is stepping down to “take responsibility” after the company suffered a backlash from Beijing over employees’ involvement in protests against the city’s government....
12:34 2019-08-16

'Shooting,' 'Bomb,' 'Trump': Advertisers Blacklist News Stories Online Companies are increasingly insisting their ads do not appear near articles or videos that contain any of a long list of words. The blacklists are becoming more sophisticated, specific and extensive. P...
12:34 2019-08-16

Bond funds net fourth largest weekly inflows amid recession fears - BAML Investors stampeded into investment-grade and government bond funds, giving fixed income the fourth largest weekly inflows ever, Bank of America Merrill Lynch said on Friday, as investors sought safet...
12:34 2019-08-16

French 'Spiderman' climbs Hong Kong tower with 'peace banner' Amid ongoing pro-democracy protests, French climber Alain Robert scaled a Hong Kong skyscraper with a reconciliation flag. Robert said he hoped to "raise a smile," but many were less than pleased with...
12:34 2019-08-16

Crowded out by a monopoly, Deliveroo says goodbye to Germany Farewell then, Deliveroo — we hardly knew you. The British food delivery service has enjoyed a dramatic rise in Europe in recent years but the monopoly of the Dutch-owned Lieferando has sealed its fat...
12:34 2019-08-16

Levi's, Wrangler vow to end rape culture in factories An investigation into denim manufacturing centers in Africa has unveiled systemic sexual abuse by local and foreign managers. Female garment workers suffered abuse, harassment, and retaliation if they...
12:34 2019-08-16

Germany: Girl sues boys' choir for gender discrimination A nine-year-old girl in Berlin who was rejected entrance to a centuries-old boys' choir is filing a lawsuit for gender bias. The case has sparked debate across German media about gender equality versu...
12:34 2019-08-16

Bundesliga transfers: Hoffenheim bolster midfield with Samassekou Hoffenheim have kept their word on a probable late signing, snatching Malian up-and-comer Diadie Samassekou from RB Salzburg. Follow all of the transfer action here!...
12:34 2019-08-16

Why China won't send the tanks into Hong Kong There are reasons why the paramilitary troops of the Peoples Armed Police have not yet rolled across the border crossing at Shenzhen to crush the protests in Hong Kong. Chiefly because China needs Hon...
12:34 2019-08-16

Brexit: Cometh the hour, cometh Jeremy Corbyn? For the longest time, Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn has been accused of sitting on the fence on Brexit. Now, he says he has a plan. But can he lead the UK out of its crisis? Rob Mudge looks at his crede...
12:34 2019-08-16

Russia: Plane crash-lands after hitting flock of birds A Ural Airlines plane carrying over 200 people managed to land in a cornfield near a Moscow airport after a flock of birds hit the plane's engines. The pilot and crew have been hailed as heroes for sa...
12:34 2019-08-16

DFB nominates Fritz Keller to become new head of German football The German FA (DFB) has nominated the president of Bundesliga club Freiburg to become its next president. Fritz Keller is expected to be elected at a general meeting next month....
12:34 2019-08-16

Wildfires wreak havoc from France to Greece With EU air support, nearly 400 firefighters are working to extinguish a blaze on the Greek island of Evia. In France, more than 500 firefighters are battling a blaze that has destroyed 900 hectares o...
12:34 2019-08-16

What the hail? Colorado sets state record for biggest hailstone A hailstone that crashed to Earth near Bethune, Colorado, on Tuesday is the largest ever recorded in the state. It was measured at 4.83 inches in diameter.        ...
12:34 2019-08-16

Judge panel to Trump administration: Detained migrant kids need soap and toothpaste A federal appeals panel dismissed a Trump administration bid to limit the hygiene resources provided to immigrant children, like soap and toothpaste.        ...
12:34 2019-08-16

White Arkansas woman pulls gun on 4 black teens raising money for football team The wife of an Arkansas jail administrator Jerri Kelly pulled a gun on four black teen who raising money for their high school football team.        ...
12:34 2019-08-16

Group protesting ICE outside prison says guard drove truck into protesters, injuring 2 The group of protesters was outside a Rhode Island prison demonstrating against ICE and immigration policy when the incident occurred.        ...
12:34 2019-08-16

Teens charged after homeowner shoots 14-year-old An Illinois homeowner shot a 14-year-old during a burglary attempt, but the five teens with the 14-year-old are being charged with his murder.        ...
12:34 2019-08-16

'Nothing short of a miracle': Dramatic standoff with Philadelphia gunman ends with no loss of life Throughout a seven-hour gun battle that turned a Philadelphia neighborhood into a war zone, the goal was 'preservation of life.'        ...
12:34 2019-08-16

Oil Prices Rise Over 1% To Break Two-Day Fall As Recession Fears Recede Gains are likely to be capped after a week of data releases including a surprise drop in industrial output growth in China to a more than 17-year low, along with a fall in exports that sent Germany's....
12:34 2019-08-16

With Earnings Behind, Market Volatility Can Be Expected: Analysts With one trading session left, domestic stock markets are set to finish the week on a lower note. While the S&P BSE Sensex index has shed 270.38 points - or 0.72 per cent - in two days, the broader......
12:34 2019-08-16

Epic Says The Mech Was Added So More Players Can Win A Fortnite Match Fortnite’s giant mechanical Brutes have been contentious among players since they arrived at the start of Season 10. Players have been calling for them to be removed from the game, or at least from co...
12:34 2019-08-16

Double Fine's Newest Game Isn't Entirely Rad Rad takes place in a futuristic neon wasteland with an ‘80s vibe, where survivors power their homesteads with the technology of past entities called Menders. It’s a roguelike, made by Double Fine and ...
12:34 2019-08-16

Humble's Latest Bundle Features 16 Different Jackbox Party Games Jackbox Party Packs are a great addition to any party, and now you can get a bunch of them for not that much money with Humble’s latest bundle....
12:34 2019-08-16

Overwatch's Latest Update Redeems The Game's Competitive Mode Earlier this week, publisher Blizzard instituted a new rule of law in the game’s competitive mode: Teams shall be comprised of two tanks, two supports and two damage-dealers, and each role shall be ra...
12:34 2019-08-16

Teen sucked into water park drain after possible dare-gone-wrong: report A 14-year-old Texas teen is reportedly in a medically induced coma after he was allegedly sucked into a water park drain possibly in a dare-gone-wrong scenario on Saturday. The teen, who was not ident...
12:34 2019-08-16

NJ family attacked by wolf while camping in Canada: ‘Like something out of a horror movie’ A family of four from New Jersey — on a nice, relaxing camping trip in Canada — was attacked and nearly killed by a wolf while they were sleeping in their tents. “It was like something out of a ...
12:34 2019-08-16

Euro Papers: 'Super club' approach for Sancho confirmed by Dortmund "Borussia Dortmund have confirmed an approach has been made by a \u0027super club\u0027 for England star Jadon Sancho with Real Madrid, Manchester United and Manchester City all linked."...
13:00 2019-08-16

ERC leader Lukyanuk explains Zlin practice accident "FIA European Rally Championship points leader Alexey Lukyanuk (Saintéloc Junior Team) escaped an off-road excursion during free practice for Barum Czech Rally Zlín, after going off into a field."...
13:00 2019-08-16

WATCH - The finish that saw British duo disqualified from triathlon "Great Britain\u0027s Jess Learmonth and Georgia Taylor-Brown\u0027s were disqualified from the World Triathlon Olympic qualification event in Tokyo for holding hands as they crossed the line."...
13:00 2019-08-16

The Tesla Semi-Truck Is Getting Put To Work Thes photos of a prototype Tesla semi-truck, posted on Facebook by a California Highway Patrol office, making the rounds today have got me more fired up than any of the Tesla parties or press releases...
13:00 2019-08-16

My $500 Postal Jeep Got Rammed By A Hummer H2 And Somehow I'm Still Alive At the top of my list of “nightmare car scenarios” is someone in a three-ton Hummer H2 failing to notice me in a rusted-out version of a vehicle that, even when new, was highly unsafe. But that’s what...
13:00 2019-08-16

'We won't accept anything less': Megan Rapinoe firm as equal pay talks break down US women’s team are suing their own governing bodyMediation talks had been aimed at avoiding showdown in courtMegan Rapinoe says the onus is on her employer after mediation talks between the US women’...
13:00 2019-08-16

Winning British triathletes disqualified after crossing line hand-in-hand • Learmonth and Taylor-Brown stripped of Tokyo ‘victory’• Compatriot Holland third at Tokyo 2020 test eventFor the British triathletes Jessica Learmonth and Georgia Taylor-Brown it should have been a ...
13:00 2019-08-16

Queens Park Rangers deny that youth player spat to provoke racist abuse • Rangers have contacted Fifa over incident in Spain• AD Nervión president admits his player made remarkQueens Park Rangers have rejected an allegation from the president of AD Nervión that one of the...
13:00 2019-08-16

Jürgen Klopp and penalty hero Adrián react to Super Cup victory – video Jürgen Klopp has hailed Adrián's 'incredible' performance, after his new keeper made the decisive penalty shoot-out save to win Liverpool the European Super Cup. The Spanish goalkeeper, who was bought...
13:00 2019-08-16

Why Parents Are Turning to a Controversial Treatment for Food Allergies For families with food allergies, micro-managing daily life to avoid accidentally consuming the wrong food can be a huge burden. They scour labels. They avoid restaurants. They ban their kids from bir...
13:00 2019-08-16

Inverted curve proves White House has won its battle with the Fed WeWork may have left it a tad late for its IPO unless the central bank makes a swift and decisive cutWeWork, the loss-making US office rental company, is planning a stock market launch next month to f...
13:00 2019-08-16

Jeffrey Epstein's bodyguard claims 'somebody helped disgraced financier kill himself' Jeffrey Epstein's bodyguard has said he believes his former boss recruited someone to help with his apparent suicide at the prison where he was being held....
13:00 2019-08-16

Terrifying stranger with TV on his head leaves old TV sets on front doors of US homes More than 50 homeowners have been terrorised by a mysterious figure appearing on their doorsteps wearing a television on his head who leaves vintage TVs at their front doors....
13:00 2019-08-16

Donald Trump Just Can't Help Himself At a rally in Manchester, New Hampshire on Thursday evening, Donald Trump proved that he loves to shit talk. And he doesn’t even have to talk that much shit. As Trump demonstrated during his speech to...
13:00 2019-08-16

Tennessee Just Executed the Third Person by Electric Chair in Less Than a Year Tennessee executed Stephen Michael West on Thursday night, making him the third person executed by electric chair in the state since November. The Tennessee Department of Correction announced the 56 y...
13:00 2019-08-16

Maybe Steny Hoyer Should Keep Ilhan Omar's Name Out of His Mouth House Majority Leader Steny Hoyer is one of Israel’s most fervid allies in the Democratic Party, if not all of D.C. Despite being the second-most-powerful Democrat in the House, for example, Hoyer gle...
13:00 2019-08-16

Tiny magnets could help rid the ocean of harmful microplastics Tiny magnetic coils can turn microplastics into carbon dioxide and water. The reaction could catch plastic in wastewater streams and stop it entering the ocean...
13:34 2019-08-16

"He Has Gone Mad": Danish MPs On Trump's Reported Plan To Buy Greenland Danish politicians on Friday poured scorn on the notion of selling Greenland to the United States following reports that President Donald Trump had privately discussed the idea of buying the world's.....
13:34 2019-08-16

70-Year-Old Bony Elephant Was Paraded In Sri Lanka, She Later Collapsed Sri Lanka Friday ordered an investigation after a skeletal 70-year-old elephant was paraded at a high-profile Buddhist pageant in a move criticised as cruelty to the ailing animal....
13:34 2019-08-16

China-Owned Tanker Changes Name In Apparent Effort To Evade US Sanctions While in the Indian Ocean heading toward the Strait of Malacca, the very large crude carrier (VLCC) Pacific Bravo went dark on June 5, shutting off the transponder that signals its position and......
13:34 2019-08-16

General Electric "Bigger Fraud Than Enron", Alleges Report. Shares Fall General Electric shares plunged Thursday after a whistleblower accused the conglomerate of using accounting tricks to mask the extent of its financial problems and called it "a bigger fraud than......
13:34 2019-08-16

Tennessee executes man convicted of killing teenage girl, her mother in 1986 A man convicted of raping a 15-year-old girl and stabbing her and her mother to death in their home with a teenage accomplice more than 30 years ago was executed in Tennessee on Thursday, officials sa...
13:34 2019-08-16

Jeffrey Epstein autopsy report shows broken neck: sources An autopsy of the financier Jeffrey Epstein, who died in an apparent suicide while awaiting trial on sex trafficking charges, found his neck had been broken in several places, according to two law enf...
13:34 2019-08-16

Hong Kong protesters call for 'Mulan' boycott Liu Yifei, the actress starring in Disney's upcoming live-action "Mulan", waded into the Hong Kong protest controversy on Thursday by expressing support for the Hong Kong police....
13:34 2019-08-16

Modi praises India's actions in Kashmir on independence day Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi defended his government's decision to revoke the special status given to Jammu and Kashmir state, saying he was proud that "'one nation, one constitution' has becom...
13:34 2019-08-16

Pete Alonso’s Big Day Helps Halt Mets’ Losing Streak at Three Alonso, a rookie first baseman, went 5 for 5, reached base six times, and tied Cody Bellinger’s record for homers by a rookie in the National League....
13:34 2019-08-16

Aston Martin's first utility vehicle key to sales growth plans The DBX, which arrives later this year, will be the biggest step yet in CEO Andy Palmer's campaign to win over buyers and regain investor confidence in the luxury automaker....
13:34 2019-08-16

CEO of supplier SGL resigns after profit warning The German supplier to BMW and VW Group must rework its forecast for the next three years and said restructuring measures were being considered after factors, including the demand for carbon fiber, fa...
13:34 2019-08-16

Chevy's midengine Corvette Stingray, with 3 trims, priced from $59,995 More horsepower and an automatic transmission are standard, but buyers will have to spend at least $7,300 more to get the front-suspension lift system touted at the car's unveiling....
13:34 2019-08-16

Humans A Major Factor In the Extinction of Giant Cave Bears Until 25,000 years ago, Europe was home to some of the largest mammals, that ever lived. One of the most remarkable of the megafauna was the gigantic cave bear.  ...
13:34 2019-08-16

Swinson agrees to meet Corbyn as temporary PM plan branded 'ridiculous' Lib Dem leader Jo Swinson has agreed to meet with Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn "in the coming days" after his proposal to become caretaker prime minister to block a no-deal Brexit received a mixed resp...
13:34 2019-08-16

PM's partner to give first public speech since entering No 10 Boris Johnson's partner Carrie Symonds is expected to give a short speech on the environment this week - marking her first public comments since she entered Downing Street....
13:34 2019-08-16

Trump’s Hong Kong Caution Isolates Him From Congress, Allies and Advisers In his showdown with Beijing over trade and tariffs, Mr. Trump is ignoring his hawkish advisers, who believe China threatens American interests worldwide....
13:34 2019-08-16

Trump Administration Asks Congress to Reauthorize N.S.A.’s Deactivated Call Records Program The White House is seeking reauthorization of a law that lets the N.S.A. gain access to logs of Americans’ phone and text records — while acknowledging that the program has been indefinitely halted....
13:34 2019-08-16

Beto O’Rourke’s New Approach to 2020: ‘Taking the Fight to Donald Trump’ After the shooting in El Paso, Mr. O’Rourke decided to abandon his focus on early primary states and more directly confront the president over immigration and gun control....
13:34 2019-08-16

How a Teeny-Weeny Chef Became a Great Big Star The Tiny Chef, the rotund, blissfully humming protagonist of a hit stop-motion video series online, is just the latest testament to the charms of miniature food....
13:34 2019-08-16

Disney+ Guide: What to Expect From Marvel, Star Wars and More The rumors are true: Marvel TV shows are coming. Star Wars TV shows are coming. Disney+ is coming. The Mouse House officially announced its new streaming platform, Disney+, and all of its......
13:34 2019-08-16

Dale Earnhardt Jr. and Family Hospitalized After Fiery Plane Crash UPDATE: Dale Earnhardt Jr. and his family have been discharged from the hospital following Thursday's plane crash. A spokesperson for NBC Sports shared in a statement, "We're......
13:34 2019-08-16

RHOC's Gina Kirschenheiter Finalizes Divorce, Continues Restraining Order Against Ex Matt UPDATE: Real Housewives of Orange County star Gina Kirschenheiter is one step closer to becoming a single woman. She and Matthew Kirschenheiter appeared in court this week over their......
13:34 2019-08-16

Skip the Binge Sesh With This Handy Recap of Mindhunter Season 1 Where do we begin? If it seems like years have gone by since Netflix first released Mindhunter, then you technically wouldn't be wrong. The first season was dropped in October 2017......
13:34 2019-08-16

To All the Boys I've Loved Before Sequel Gets a Premiere Date and Another Sequel Lara Jean is coming back just in time for Valentine's Day 2020. Lana Condor, Noah Centineo, and Jordan Fisher came together on Instagram on Thursday to announce not only a premiere......
13:34 2019-08-16

Dax Shepard Gets the Last Laugh Over Tabloid Report on His ''Addiction Issues'' and Marriage to Kristen Bell When it comes to Dax Shepard he is pretty much an open book. The actor frequently shares intimate details about his marriage, lifestyle and past struggles with drug addiction on his......
13:34 2019-08-16

iPhone 11 could have the same screen as the Samsung Galaxy S10 It’s no secret that Samsung makes screens for Apple, but in the iPhone XS and iPhone X generations the company crafted a type of OLED specifically for Apple’s handsets, whereas the iPhon...
13:34 2019-08-16

Samsung Display considers suspending output at South Korean LCD plant Rising competition from Chinese rivals, a shift to more advanced OLED panels and slowing demand for smartphones have led to falling off take and weak prices of LCD panels for South Korean display make...
14:00 2019-08-16

Deere cuts full-year earnings forecast after profits miss estimates Deere & Co.'s third-quarter earnings on Friday missed Wall Street estimates, hurt by the U.S.-China trade war that has dented the demand for farm equipment, forcing the company to revise down its ful...
14:00 2019-08-16

Irish regulator nears end of first privacy probe, ruling to take months Ireland's data privacy regulator is close to concluding its first probe into a multinational company under the EU's new privacy laws, likely to involve Facebook's WhatsApp subsidiary, although a forma...
14:00 2019-08-16

Facebook failed to warn users of known risks before 2018 breach: court filing Facebook users suing the world's largest social media network over a 2018 data breach say it failed to warn them about risks tied to its single sign-on tool, even though it protected its employees, a...
14:00 2019-08-16

Meghalaya Police's Tweet On Drug Peddlers Selling Rasna Is Hilarious On Thursday, Meghalaya Police tweeted about Shillong drug peddlers selling a powdered fruit drink instead of narcotics and urging anyone who had been ripped off by them to come forward and report it....
14:00 2019-08-16

'French Spiderman' Scales Hong Kong Skyscraper With 'Peace Banner' Daredevil Alain Robert -- dubbed the 'French Spiderman' -- climbed a Hong Kong skyscraper on Friday and unfurled a "peace banner" as the financial hub is rocked by historic political unrest....
14:00 2019-08-16

Couple Prays In Cleansing Ritual After Instagram Post On Bali Temple A Czech couple slammed for disrespecting a Balinese temple took part in a ritual purification ceremony Thursday, after their antics sparked warnings that boorish tourists may be kicked off the......
14:00 2019-08-16

'Jimmy Kimmel Live!,' 'The Walking Dead' fined by FCC over use of emergency-alert tones "Jimmy Kimmel Live!," "The Walking Dead" and two others were hit with more than $600,000 in FCC fines Thursday for misuse of emergency-alert tones.        ...
14:00 2019-08-16

Huawei 'confident' UK will resist pressure from US over 5G Huawei is confident that the UK will resist "politically motivated" pressure from the US and "make the right decision" to allow the Chinese telecommunications giant to supply critical parts of its nex...
14:00 2019-08-16

George Takei on His Own Experiences in an Internment Camp and New Show The Terror: Infamy George Takei tells TIME about living in a Japanese-American internment camp as a child and what inspired his new show, ‘The Terror: Infamy.’ You were in Japanese-American internment camps ...
14:00 2019-08-16

ICE responds to fraudulent flyers posted in South Carolina (WCBD)  Fake U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement flyers were plastered throughout North Charleston, South Carolina Wednesday. North Charleston Police said they received numerous calls about the f...
14:00 2019-08-16

New details in officer involved shooting at Ft. Lowell Park TUCSON – Tucson Police are investigating an officer-involved shooting that happened Wednesday morning. It happened near Ft. Lowell Park in the 5700 block of East Glenn Street. According to Tucs...
14:00 2019-08-16

Remains of woman found in home after house fire in Three Points TUCSON – The remains of a 68-year-old woman were found in a home after Three Points Fire Department battled a house fire on the south side. According to Pima County Sheriff’s Department, t...
14:00 2019-08-16

Dayton mass shooter’s family apologizes for obituary that called him a ‘funny, articulate and intelligent man’ DAYTON, Ohio (WKYC) — After an earlier obituary for Dayton mass shooting suspect Connor Betts never mentioned the mass killings that occurred by his hands, the Connor & Koch funeral home website has p...
14:00 2019-08-16

July 2019 officially Earth’s hottest month on record By Elisha Fieldstadt It wasn’t your imagination, July was in fact the hottest ever. The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration on Thursday announced that July 2019 was Earth’s hot...
14:00 2019-08-16

UA holds active shooter training drill TUCSON — The University of Arizona held an active shooter drill on campus Wednesday night. The active shooter training comes only hours after a shooting near Temple University in Philadelphia an...
14:00 2019-08-16

UA invents eyewear to help legally blind see TUCSON – A high-tech eyewear system developed by the University of Arizona is helping people who are legally blind or have impaired eyesight see. Hong Hua, a professor of Optical Sciences at the...
14:00 2019-08-16

Terrorism survivors: Forced to farm, fish, fight, ‘they slaughtered three of my friends’ To mark next week’s International Day of Remembrance of and Tribute to the Victims of Terrorism, UN News travelled to Chad and the Far North region of Cameroon in West Africa earlier in the year, to i...
14:34 2019-08-16

What happens when a festival gets cancelled? Several events have had to be pulled this summer, causing disappointment all round. But disgruntled punters wanting their money back are far from the only problem for organisers“It feels like a film s...
14:34 2019-08-16

The F.D.A.’s New Cigarette Warnings Are Disturbing. See for Yourself. Weakened by court battles with major tobacco companies, the F.D.A. has softened its depictions of smoking-related illnesses required for cigarette packs....
14:34 2019-08-16

Keto Diet: How To Make Keto-Friendly Chicken 65 At Home (Watch Recipe) Keto Recipe: An eclectic mix of punchy flavours, chicken 65 is one of the most delicious and spicy snacks that is loved for its fiery flavour. Try this keto-friendly chicken 65 recipe at home....
14:34 2019-08-16

Gurugram Restaurants Opt Out Of Food Applications; Say No To Heavy Discounts Restaurants have floated #LogOut campaign on social media to protest against offers-driven paid membership programs such as Zomato (Gold), EazyDiner (Prime)....
14:34 2019-08-16

Myanmar Military Uses Threat of Prison to Stifle Criticism Ahead of Elections The military, known for its brutal ethnic cleansing of the Rohingya people, is using defamation laws to solidify its authority ahead of parliamentary elections next year....
14:34 2019-08-16

North Korea Launches 2 Projectiles; South Korean Experts Blame Trump North Korea fired two projectiles on Friday, its 6th missile test since late last month. Analysts say President Trump’s downplaying of the tests has encouraged the launches....
14:34 2019-08-16

UPDATE 2-Deere trims earnings forecast on trade war woes Deere & Co.'s third-quarter earnings on Friday missed Wall Street estimates, hurt by the U.S.-China trade war that has dented the demand for its farm machines, forcing the company to revise down its f...
15:00 2019-08-16

CANADA STOCKS-TSX futures gain on higher oil prices Futures for Canada's main stock index were up on Friday as crude oil prices rebounded after positive U.S. retail sales data helped ease concerns of a recession in the world's largest economy. Se...
15:00 2019-08-16

Southwest expands Hawaii flights with $99 fares as tourists flock to the islands Southwest Airlines is expanding its Hawaii network with more flights from cities in California and between islands, pushing down competitor's shares....
15:00 2019-08-16

MLB roundup: Harper's slam caps Phils' stunning rally over Cubs Bryce Harper hit a walk-off grand slam into the second deck in right field off Derek Holland in the bottom of the ninth inning to rally the host Philadelphia Phillies past the Chicago Cubs 7-5 on Thur...
15:00 2019-08-16

'Vanished' Diaz set to return to spotlight at UFC 241 The heavyweight title fight between Daniel Cormier and Stipe Miocic has top billing at UFC 241 in California on Saturday, but all eyes will be on the comeback of Nate Diaz, conqueror of Conor McGregor...
15:00 2019-08-16

Federer stunned by Russian qualifier Rublev in Cincinnati Fearless Russian qualifier Andrey Rublev needed just over an hour to beat Roger Federer 6-3 6-4 in the third round of the Cincinnati Masters on Thursday, the Swiss 20-time Grand Slam champion sufferin...
15:00 2019-08-16

Talks break down, U.S. women's soccer team turn to court The female players who sued the United States Soccer Federation (USSF) for equal pay reported that talks broke down on Wednesday and said they were now turning their attention to the courts where they...
15:00 2019-08-16

Kylo Ren makes a cameo in trailer for Star Wars Resistance season two The second and final season of Disney’s Star Wars Resistance takes place between the events of The Last Jedi and The Rise of Skywalker. It's safe to say that Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker, which ...
15:00 2019-08-16

Banking: Argentina is back where it started When Mauricio Macri won the last presidential election in 2015, the future for Argentina’s banks looked rosy: a spate of international debt and equity deals confirmed the optimism. No one who particip...
15:00 2019-08-16

Alibaba just keeps growing, shrugging off Trump's trade war and China's slowing economy (BABA) REUTERS/Aly Song Chinese retail giant Alibaba has released its quarterly results showing that customers are still flocking to the e-commerce platform despite an ailing domestic economy and an ongoing...
15:00 2019-08-16

A raccoon got stuck in a vending machine while 'committing a burglary' Facebook/Volusia County Sheriff's Office Florida authorities "apprehended" a raccoon "committing a burglary" inside a vending machine on Wednesday. Photos showed him poking around packages of Welch's...
15:00 2019-08-16

When Good Boys Say Bad Words The filmmakers behind the new comedy “Good Boys,” about potty-mouthed sixth-graders, had to figure out how to handle stars who were too young to actually see the movie....
15:00 2019-08-16

An Indian Space Mission Inspires a Bollywood Reckoning “Mission Mangal,” a fictional take on real female scientists, has been likened to “Hidden Figures.” But a male star dominates the marketing, raising questions about Bollywood and women....
15:00 2019-08-16

‘It’s crazy’: Adrián a doubt for Liverpool after being injured by celebrating fan • ‘How can something like this happen,’ says Klopp• Keeper has swollen ankle after incident at Super Cup finalLiverpool’s goalkeeping problems have intensified in bizarre circumstances after a pitch i...
15:00 2019-08-16

New study finds that breathing in polluted cities is just as bad as smoking By now we all know how devastating a heavy smoking habit can be for our overall health, but the air wafting around your neighborhood might not be all that much better. A new study focusing on the air ...
15:34 2019-08-16

UPDATE 1-Novo Nordisk contests Danish lawsuit claiming $1.75 bln Danish insulin-maker Novo Nordisk said it would fight a lawsuit filed in a Danish court on Friday which alleges the company made misleading statements about its insulin business in the United States, ...
15:34 2019-08-16

Paley Center to honor comedy legends Lily Tomlin, Carol Burnett, Bob Newhart Carol Burnett, Norman Lear, Bob Newhart, Carl Reiner and Lily Tomlin will be celebrated at The Paley Honors: A Special Tribute to Television's Comedy Legends on Nov. 21....
15:34 2019-08-16

Boxing News at Five: Anthony Joshua calls Lennox Lewis a “clown”, Joshua Buatsi fights Ryan Ford on August 31 The war of words between former heavyweights champions Lennox Lewis and Anthony Joshua continues, and Joshua Buatsi gets a durable Canadian for August 31 The post Boxing News at Five: Anthony Joshua c...
15:34 2019-08-16

Whistleblower accuses GE of fraud and misleading investors Investigator Harry Markopolos accused GE Thursday of engaging in accounting fraud, saying GE is heading for bankruptcy and is hiding losses.       ...
15:34 2019-08-16

Women sewing blue jeans at Levi's, Wrangler, Lee were abused, new report says Women sewing blue jeans for Levi's, Wrangler, Lee and The Children's Place faced sexual harassment and gender-based violence, labor rights groups say.       ...
15:34 2019-08-16

Recession fears sink global stocks lower Global stock markets were mostly lower Thursday after Wall Street fell on mounting fears of a possible recession.       ...
15:34 2019-08-16

China says pig herd shrinks by 32% in July amid swine fever outbreak China's pig herd shrank by 32.2% in July from the same month a year ago, its agriculture ministry said on Thursday, as African swine fever continues to spread through the country....
15:34 2019-08-16

Thailand to ban pig imports from Myanmar over African swine fever Thailand will ban the import of pigs from Myanmar for 90 days, the country's livestock department told Reuters on Thursday, after the neighboring country confirmed its first case of the African swine ...
15:34 2019-08-16

Watch: Nick Kyrgios has another meltdown, smashes two rackets Australian tennis star Nick Kyrgios smashed two rackets during another meltdown before losing in three sets in the round of 32 at the Western & Southern Open....
15:34 2019-08-16

The mystery of mass shooting motives: What if we never learn why? As the U.S. grapples with a rash of mass shootings, families are left to wonder what prompted the violence. But many times there are no clear answers.        ...
15:34 2019-08-16

Puerto Rico had three governors in a week. Now what? Puerto Rico's political turmoil culminated with a stretch when it had three governors in less than a week. Where does the U.S. territory stand now?        ...
15:34 2019-08-16

Birth of Giants-Jets rivalry still carries some bitterness 50 years later Even to John Mara’s 14-year-old ears, this sounded a little crazy. This was late in the morning of Aug. 17, 1969, and the New York Giants’ team bus was negotiating the 18-mile path along I-95 from the...
16:00 2019-08-16

Chad Green gives Yankees plenty to think about The Yankees’ use of a reliever starting a game has been a little different than other teams who use the “opener’’ strategy. Some clubs use a reliever for the first inning and then summon a starter fro...
16:00 2019-08-16

Marcus Stroman believes Mets will see his best soon ATLANTA — Marcus Stroman was just good enough to earn his first Mets win Thursday night. The veteran right-hander labored through the first inning of the Mets’ 10-8 victory over the Braves at SunTrust...
16:00 2019-08-16

Ed Werder: Cowboys see this as best team since Super Bowl winners NFL reporter Ed Werder was rehired by ESPN this week, two years after being laid off. He talks with The Post’s Justin Terranova about his return and his feel for the Cowboys as he covers their trainin...
16:00 2019-08-16

Cathay Pacific CEO resigns after Beijing pressure following Hong Kong protests Company chairman John Slosar said the airline needed new management because events had “called into question” its commitment to safety and security.        ...
16:00 2019-08-16

'French Spiderman' climbs Hong Kong building A Frenchman known for carrying out several unauthorized climbs of skyscrapers around the globe, has scaled a 62-story building in Hong Kong as a protest.        ...
16:00 2019-08-16

Volcano in Mexico erupts multiple times in 24-hour span Volcán Popocatépetl, the second-highest volcano in North America, erupted over seven times in 24 hours.        ...
16:00 2019-08-16

‘Bernadette’ star Emma Nelson: My mom totally dissed Cate Blanchett Emma Nelson, the newcomer at the center of Richard Linklater’s latest film, “Where’d You Go, Bernadette,” didn’t have the ideal introduction to her A-list co-star, Cate Blanchett. As Nelson, now 15 ye...
16:00 2019-08-16

Is a recession coming to the US? Here’s what to watch for Unemployment is at lows last seen 50 years ago and stock markets, while wobbly, are close to record highs, but a shadow loomsIt’s 10 years since the great recession and by many measures the US economy...
16:00 2019-08-16

How Portland's liberal utopia became the center of a rightwing war in the US Saturday will see the latest in a long line of far-right gatherings that has plagued the city over the last few years as groups including the Proud Boys descend on the areaDuring the Obama years, Port...
16:00 2019-08-16

A body in a fish tank: the unsolved murder haunting San Francisco A year after Brian Egg’s body was found dismembered in his home neighbors and family wonder why his killer remains at largeBrian Egg’s head and hands are still missing.And a year after the dismembered...
16:00 2019-08-16

‘It’s a love story really’: Mick Fleetwood and Stevie Nicks on wooing Neil Finn Fleetwood Mac brought ‘secret weapon’ Finn into the fold after an ‘incredibly sad, incredibly challenging’ timeMick Fleetwood described Crowded House frontman Neil Finn as a “secret weapon” he held on...
16:00 2019-08-16

From The Terror to Event Horizon, TV horror is a screaming success There is no shortage of small-screen scares at the moment, with the upcoming remake of sci-fi gorefest Event Horizon set to push the genre to gruesome new heightsIt is the 21st century’s most influent...
16:00 2019-08-16

New York fashion week show pulled in protest over venue link to Trump donor Rag & Bone relocating show from The Shed after amid backlash against Hudson Yards developer Stephen RossThe backlash against Trump re-election fundraiser and New York’s Hudson Yards developer, Stephen...
16:00 2019-08-16

'Does a dog know art can disappear?' Surrealism and subsidence in Mexico City The illustrated city: Its main arts institution may be sinking, but the city’s influence on artists and thinkers from Carrington to Trotsky cannot be so easily erased Continue reading......
16:00 2019-08-16

Girl, 9, sues renowned Berlin boys choir over gender bias A 9-year-old girl is suing a centuries-old Berlin boys choir, arguing that her bid to join was only rejected because of her gender, in a case that has sparked debate over equal rights versus artistic ...
16:34 2019-08-16

Australian tourist fatally shot in camper van in New Zealand while sleeping inside with partner A manhunt was underway in New Zealand on Friday after an Australian tourist was killed following what police believe was a random attack on the van that he and his partner were sleeping inside....
16:34 2019-08-16

South African education official apologizes after backlash over ‘sexy reading’ tweets A South African education official has apologized to “sensitive viewers” he may have offended after posting images of scantily clad women in an effort to promote reading....
16:34 2019-08-16

Thursday’s Daily Brief: Harrowing terrorist survivors’ stories, children first in Mediterranean rescues, Yemen and Switzerland updates, new SDG Advocates speak out Our main stories today: Boko Haram terrorist survivors tell their stories; UNICEF speaks out for children adrift on the Mediterranean; UN health agency pushes to stem dengue fever in Yemen; Switzerlan...
16:34 2019-08-16

Love your lawn: how to choose the right lawnmower for your outside space Whether you have a garden to rival a football pitch or a small space with just enough room for a table and chairs — here is how to choose the right lawnmower....
16:34 2019-08-16

Bagundi Is Here To Please Your Andhra Food Cravings, One Fiery Dish A Time Bagundi brings a homely feel through its ambiance that is highly influenced by rural and coastal Andhra Pradesh right before serving you a roller coaster of dishes that are sure to satiate your fiery....
16:34 2019-08-16

Dutch Princess Christina, sister of former queen, dead at 72 after bone cancer battle The Dutch Royal House said Friday that Princess Christina, the sister of former Queen Beatrix, has died at age 72 after a battle with bone cancer.        ...
16:34 2019-08-16

Olivia Newton-John 'had to learn to walk again' amid stage 4 breast cancer battle After a difficult year battling stage 4 breast cancer, Olivia Newton-John wants fans to know she's doing well.        ...
16:34 2019-08-16

Trump says he has 'no' fear China trade war could lead to recession President Trump said Thursday that he had no fear that Chinese economic retaliation in the ongoing trade war would lead to a recession in the U.S. He argued that China was unlikely to retaliate in the...
16:34 2019-08-16

Stephanie Grisham ridicules Scaramucci: 'His feelings just seem to be hurt' White House press secretary Stephanie Grisham slammed former staffer Anthony Scaramucci for his recent criticism of President Trump during her Wednesday night appearance on Eric Bolling's show....
16:34 2019-08-16

US housing starts total 1.191 million in July, vs 1.24 million expected CNBC's Rick Santelli reports on the July housing starts and building permits. CNBC's Diana Olick and Steve Liesman join the "Squawk Box" team to break down the numbers....
16:34 2019-08-16

Mississippi Plants Knowingly Hired Undocumented Workers, ICE Says Affidavits unsealed in federal court after last week’s raids show that federal agents believe the companies “willfully and unlawfully” hired undocumented immigrants....
17:00 2019-08-16

The Man Who Wrote the Guidebook for Civilian Bomb-Squad Technicians At War talked to Tom Gersbeck, a retired Marine Corps bomb-disposal officer, who recently published the second edition of his book, “Practical Military Ordnance Identification.”...
17:00 2019-08-16

Elizabeth Warren Offers a Policy Agenda for Native Americans Ms. Warren’s campaign got off to a rocky start amid a controversy over her ancestry. Now she is making an effort to show how she would help Native people....
17:00 2019-08-16

Return of the Jedi: Ewan McGregor to reprise role as Obi-Wan Kenobi The Star Wars actor will return in a Disney+ series about the Jedi master – a role he first played in The Phantom MenaceEwan McGregor’s eagerness to return to the role of Obi-Wan Kenobi, the character...
17:00 2019-08-16

Daily on Healthcare: Verma dishes on ‘unraveling’ government role in healthcare Subscribe today to the Washington Examiner magazine and get Washington Briefing: politics and policy stories that will keep you up to date with what's going on in Washington. SUBSCRIBE NOW: Just $1.00...
17:00 2019-08-16

FCC pushing forward with three-digit suicide prevention hotline similar to '911' The Federal Communication Commission is one step closer to designating the number ‘988’ as a national suicide prevention number akin to how ‘911’ is used for emergencies....
17:00 2019-08-16

Greenland tells Trump: 'We're not for sale' The government of Greenland says its territory is not for sale following reports that US President Donald Trump was looking into purchasing the massive, ice-covered island....
17:34 2019-08-16

Opinion: Imran Khan — one year of stumbling ineptitude Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan promised to provide relief to citizens when he came to power last year, but his government has only added to their misery, says Harris Khalique of Pakistan's human ...
17:34 2019-08-16

Bundesliga rule changes for 2019-20: What you need to know Bundesliga coaches are aghast at new rules that could see them face more disciplinary problems than their players. Other changes are also afoot. Here's our overview of all the key alterations....
17:34 2019-08-16

Alexander von Humboldt surveying the entire world in 'Cosmos' Humboldt returned to Berlin in 1827 after working for two decades in Paris. For the next 30 years, he labored over his most ambitious project to unite everything known about the whole universe in a si...
17:34 2019-08-16

Christian hip hop is having a moment: 6 rappers you should know, including chart-topper NF With Christian rap dominating the headlines this summer, we rounded up six faith-based artists you should know, including chart-topper NF.        ...
17:34 2019-08-16

Bad economic news raises political risks for Trump President Donald Trump enjoyed a brief stock market bounce after deciding to delay his threatened tariffs on Chinese-made cell phones and toys, but Wednesday's very bad day for the US stock market und...
17:34 2019-08-16

Huawei boss: UK 'won't say no to us' over 5G rollout Ren Zhengfei confident of UK deal with Chinese company, but security concerns remainThe founder and chief executive of Huawei has said Britain “won’t say no to us” over the Chinese firm’s involvement ...
17:34 2019-08-16

ICO opens investigation into use of facial recognition in King's Cross Privacy watchdog is seeking details of how technology is used at central London siteThe UK’s privacy watchdog has opened an investigation into the use of facial recognition cameras in a busy part of c...
17:34 2019-08-16

Eight Great Mini Fridges For Anyone That Wants the Coolest Dorm Room If you’re in college or have a college student in your life, you know that one of the big concerns about dorm life is buying a mini fridge. Depending on the size of your dorm room, your personal taste...
17:34 2019-08-16

How to Listen to Every Minute of the Original Woodstock Festival The 50th anniversary Woodstock concert may not have panned out as originally planned, but if you can’t make it to the Maryland event, here’s something you can still do to celebrate: listen to the orig...
17:34 2019-08-16

James Bond's Aston Martin DB5 sells for $6.4 million at Pebble Beach The car, one of just three surviving examples commissioned by Eon Productions for the early Bond films and fitted with all the M16Q Branch gadgets, was sold by RM Sotheby's during the Pebble Beac...
18:00 2019-08-16

Russell Crowe, Kalvin Phillips’ gran and hope – Leeds documentary has it all (apart from Bielsa) The first two episodes of Take Us Home are slightly sanitised but they show why the club’s fans are believing againThe Leeds midfielder Kalvin Phillips is leaning against a table with his family. His ...
18:00 2019-08-16

Displaced by DR Congo violence, survivors’ testimonies highlight brutality of armed militia Two months since hundreds of thousands of people fled violence in north-eastern Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC), UN humanitarians warned on Friday that armed militia continue to make their safe...
18:00 2019-08-16

Adrian ready to play through pain with Liverpool faced with 'keeper crisis "Adrian is hopeful of being fit for Liverpool\u0027s Premier League encounter with Southampton after suffering a freak ankle injury in the UEFA Super Cup."...
18:00 2019-08-16

Lampard calls for more action after racial abuse of Chelsea's Abraham "Chelsea coach Frank Lampard says he felt \"disgusted\" when he heard about the racist abuse striker Tammy Abraham received following their UEFA Super Cup loss to Liverpool and urged social media comp...
18:00 2019-08-16

Super Cup fatigue will not faze Liverpool, says Hasenhuttl "Liverpool are still dangerous opponents even if their squad is suffering from fatigue after their penalty shootout win in the Super Cup, Southampton manager Ralph Hasenhuettl said on Thursday."...
18:00 2019-08-16

U.S. Rep. Tlaib refuses Israel's 'oppressive conditions' for West Bank visit U.S. congresswoman Rashida Tlaib on Friday rejected an offer by Israel to let her travel to the West Bank, saying she would not visit her family there because the Israeli government had imposed "oppre...
18:34 2019-08-16

UK judge to allow firm to try to seize $9 billion in Nigerian assets in gas dispute A judge in London said on Friday he would grant a firm called Process and Industrial Developments Ltd (P&ID) the right to seek to seize some $9 billion in assets from the Nigerian government over an a...
18:34 2019-08-16

Argentina central bank faces peso test ahead of fraught election Argentina's central bank will have to toe a politically fraught line between providing support for the crumbling peso without blasting through its reserves to salvage the currency as a presidential el...
18:34 2019-08-16

A birth and a death amid Kashmir's harsh lockdown Around the time Mohammad Sikander Bhat lay dying at home in Indian Kashmir's main city of Srinagar, Shafiq Ahmed was racing to get his pregnant wife to a hospital, negotiating about 85 km (53 miles) o...
18:34 2019-08-16

Kitchen devices resembling bombs cause havoc for New York commuters Kitchen appliances resembling pressure cookers were left in two Manhattan locations on Friday, disrupting automobile and subway travel during the morning rush hour before police deemed them harmless a...
18:34 2019-08-16

Georgia Tech quarterback receives sixth year of eligibility, set to play three more seasons Georgia Tech quarterback Lucas Johnson will be able to play three more seasons of college football after the NCAA granted him a sixth year of eligibility on Thursday....
18:34 2019-08-16

Swedish hockey players boycott training, tournament over pay The top female hockey players in Sweden refused to attend training camp Thursday or play in an upcoming international tournament in Finland, the latest such move by a women's national team to get bett...
18:34 2019-08-16

Tlaib Rejects Israeli Offer to Visit West Bank Family Rep. Rashida Tlaib called off her visit to the West Bank, hours after Israel’s decision to allow her into the country on humanitarian grounds with some restrictions on what she could say and do....
18:34 2019-08-16

For Burberry, China Is No Longer Ripe for the Picking It isn’t an easy time for companies that depend on selling expensive products to Chinese consumers. Trench-coat maker Burberry is particularly exposed to the chill winds blowing from Asia....
18:34 2019-08-16

Google is making it easier to shoot proper portraits on Chromebooks For all the odd souls out there who love taking photos with their tablets, Google's latest Chrome OS update is a big one. In addition to adding centralized music controls and support for virtual ...
18:34 2019-08-16

Amazon is trying to make Alexa-enabled gadgets more fun A variety of new Alexa-enabled gadgets, games and smart toys could soon flood the market thanks to Amazon's latest developer tool. On Thursday, the company detailed "Custom Interfaces," a new API...
18:34 2019-08-16

Spotify might be raising prices soon, but don’t panic just yet In the face of increased competition from rivals like Apple Music and others, Spotify is quietly testing the waters to see whether it can push through a price increase in some of its markets around th...
19:00 2019-08-16

|ZolaniMaholafromFreshlygroundgoessolo This New Year's Eve Zolani Mahola will perform at Kirstenbosch Gardens for the last time as the lead singer of internationally acclaimed band Freshlyground before taking a break to focus on her solo c...
19:00 2019-08-16

Nordic walking may benefit breast cancer patients (Reuters Health) - Nordic walking, an aerobic activity performed with walking poles similar to ski poles, may benefit patients with breast cancer, according to a review of existing research....
19:00 2019-08-16

Imperiled by climate change, Pacific nations chide Australia Small Pacific islands nations at risk from rising sea levels lambasted Australia on Friday after it blocked moves at a regional forum to set down tough policies to combat climate change....
19:00 2019-08-16

Indonesia seals palm, timber concessions amid forest fires: ministry Indonesia has sealed parts of palm oil and timber concessions owned by 10 companies on Borneo island after a spate of forest fires, authorities said on Thursday, warning those involved in forest burni...
19:00 2019-08-16

2019 Fantasy Football Draft Prep: Don't let preseason hype steer you wrong August is full of information, both good and bad, and preseason hype season can be difficult to navigate. Ben Gretch helps you figure out what to listen to and what to ignore by looking at things on a...
19:00 2019-08-16

DeMarcus Cousins Tears A.C.L. in a Blow to the Lakers, and His Career The third major injury for Cousins in the last two years calls into question his future in the N.B.A. and the lofty aspirations of the Los Angeles Lakers....
19:00 2019-08-16

Dale Earnhardt Jr. and Family Are ‘Safe’ After Plane Crash The plane, with Earnhardt, his wife and their young daughter on board, rolled off a runway near Bristol, Tenn., where NASCAR has a race this weekend....
19:00 2019-08-16

Planet 10 times Earth's mass may have smacked Jupiter long ago Jupiter, the solar system's largest planet, may have been smacked head-on by an embryonic planet 10 times Earth's mass not long after being formed, a monumental crash with apparent lasting effects on ...
19:34 2019-08-16

How many likes for Da Vinci? Why it's fine to take pictures in an art gallery Photographs used to be banned in exhibitions – now they’re encouraged. So why do some people get so snobby about them? While I was studying art history, my tutor once advised the class that when you w...
19:34 2019-08-16

Tottenham must play Man City at their own 'cute' game After losing 5-0 to the champions last week, West Ham manager Manuel Pellegrini was the latest to complain about Manchester City's fondness for the 'tactical foul'....
19:34 2019-08-16

Wilfried Zaha poised to start for Crystal Palace after transfer saga with Jeffrey Schlupp also to return Roy Hodgson is ready to hand Wilfried Zaha his first start since handing in a transfer request at Crystal Palace when they face Sheffield United on Sunday....
19:34 2019-08-16

Dougie Freedman explains why Crystal Palace didn't spend bulk of Aaron Wan-Bissaka transfer fee Crystal Palace sporting director Dougie Freedman has explained why the club did not splash the majority of the money brought in by selling Aaron Wan-Bissaka over the summer....
19:34 2019-08-16

Marlon Wayans Comes for Cancel Culture: 'You Know, Freedom of Speech. What Happened to That?' Fresh off the heels of his brand new Netflix comedy Sextuplets—which is actually pretty damn funny—Marlon Wayans made a pitstop on Buzzfeed’s AM to DM Thursday to discuss a myriad of topics. However, ...
19:34 2019-08-16

The Donald’s Worst Nightmare? More Than 260,000 People Petition to Rename Trump Tower Block for Barack Obama Donald Trump seems to have a love affair with Barack Obama; he just can’t seem to resist mentioning the forever president every chance he gets....
19:34 2019-08-16

Super-fan sought to make $1,000 watching 25 hours of 'Friends' A provider of Internet, phone and TV services posted a "dream job" opening for a "Friends" fan willing to binge 25 straight hours of the classic NBC sitcom and get paid $1,000....
19:34 2019-08-16

The New Grandia HD Collection Is Pretty But Really Needs A Fast-Forward Button Grandia and its sequel, Grandia II, are both very good classic role-playing games, full of charm and adventure and spirit. They came out in 1997 and 2000, respectively. Even an HD remake isn’t enough ...
19:34 2019-08-16

Portland, Maine: An Incomparable Insider's Guide The Maine seaport delivers all the ingredients for a late-summer escape—and then some. Novelist Richard Russo and three other savvy locals share their favorite seafood restaurants, hotel bars and isla...
20:00 2019-08-16

Athletic Bilbao v Barcelona: La Liga opener – live! Minute-by-minute updates as the champions get underwaySid Lowe: Big clubs’ different outlooks after summer spendingAny thoughts? You can email Rob 7.23pm BST Athletic Bilbao: Unai Simón, Capa, Yeray,...
20:34 2019-08-16

Cathay Pacific CEO Resigns After Backlash Over Hong Kong Protests The flag carrier said Rupert Hogg is stepping down to “take responsibility” after the company suffered a backlash from Beijing over employees’ involvement in protests against the city’s government....
20:34 2019-08-16

Nvidia's Earnings Show Signs of Recovery Nvidia reported a third consecutive quarter of lower earnings compared with the year-earlier period, but posted sequential sales growth that boosted investor sentiment about its financial recovery....
20:34 2019-08-16

Hackers Subvert Security Checks Like the Browser Padlock Recent attacks have shown that cybercriminals have co-opted techniques and tools that people commonly use to distinguish real communications and websites from fake ones, such as the padlock in a brows...
20:34 2019-08-16

The Indoor Farmer Who Wants to Remake Appalachia's Agriculture Jonathan Webb, the founder of a startup called AppHarvest, is building a 60-acre greenhouse in an economically distressed part of Kentucky. Will his high-tech approach help fix the flaws of the U.S. f...
20:34 2019-08-16

Rumors of Trump green card rule impact benefits for immigrant families ‘Public charge rule’ won’t block green cards for those using public benefits, but misinformation has already caused disruptionWhen rumors that the Trump administration would block immigrants using pub...
20:34 2019-08-16

Dating sim meets survival horror: the game that exposes pick-up artists A dating sim with a difference, artist Angela Washko’s The Game: The Game exposes the manipulative horror of extreme seduction by getting the player to experience it from the woman’s point of viewIt’s...
20:34 2019-08-16

Of course millennials are saying ‘I don’t’ to wedding invites. We’re completely broke | Daisy Buchanan The average cost of attending a UK wedding is £391. On our budgets, that can seem as attainable as a fortnight in MauritiusI adore being a wedding guest. In fairness, I realise we’re not allowed to ad...
20:34 2019-08-16