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The FDA Is Previewing Some Grisly New Cigarette Warnings

The federal government wants to scare the living hell out of you—at least if you’re thinking about smoking. This week, the Food and Drug Administration previewed a series...

The FDA Is Previewing Some Grisly New Cigarette Warnings

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The 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....
18:36, 08/15/2019

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....
21:00, 08/15/2019

FDA proposes new health warnings on cigarette packets The U.S. Food and Drug Administration on Thursday proposed new health warnings for cigarette packages and advertisements that it said could be the most significant change to cigarette labels in more t...
17:48, 08/15/2019

FDA proposes graphic warnings on cigarette packs, advertisements The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has proposed that cigarette packs carry graphic new health warnings including pictures and text outlining lesser-known risks of smoking like bladder cancer and di...
11:00, 08/16/2019

FDA proposes health warnings images for cigarette packs, ads A new rule proposed by the FDA would require images to cover the top half of the front and back of a cigarette pack, as well as cover the top 20 percent of an advertisement, in an effort to warn smoke...
02:36, 08/16/2019

FDA proposes new graphic warnings to display on cigarette packs Congress instructed the FDA to require graphic warnings on cigarettes as part of the 2009 Tobacco Control Act. The tobacco industry successfully fought the initial labels, forcing the FDA to try again...
18:12, 08/15/2019

UPDATE 1-U.S. FDA proposes new health warnings on cigarette packs, advertisements The U.S. Food and Drug Administration on Thursday proposed new health warnings for cigarette packages and advertisements, as small size and lack of an image in current warnings make them virtually inv...
17:48, 08/15/2019

UPDATE 3-U.S. FDA proposes graphic warnings on cigarette packs, advertisements The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has proposed that cigarette packs carry graphic new health warnings including pictures and text outlining lesser-known risks of smoking like bladder cancer and di...
00:36, 08/16/2019

It's not just Federer versus Nadal: Previewing the men's semi slugfests For only the fifth time in the Open Era, the top four men's seeds are in the French Open semifinals. We break down what to expect from these two blockbuster matchups....
21:48, 06/06/2019

Biden, Buttigieg were the butt of Trump's jokes "previewing" attacks for 2020: John McCormack President Trump mocked the field of 2020 Democratic challengers at a "Make America Great Again" rally in Panama Beach, Florida on Wednesday “previewing what these attacks will look like” closer to the...
01:12, 05/10/2019

US documents expose Argentina dictatorship's grisly crimes Recently declassified U.S. documents reveal that Argentine dictatorship agents in 1976 dynamited the bodies of 30 people who had been detained in a blast that spread their remains over a wide radius....
02:48, 05/31/2019

Grisly photos of Eric Garner’s autopsy shown at cop’s trial Dr. Floriana Persechino's testimony at Pantaleo's departmental trial was illustrated by about two dozen color images from the autopsy performed on Garner, who was recorded on cellphone video shouting ...
20:48, 05/15/2019

Matador takes bull horn up the butt in grisly video He really busted his butt in the bullring. Gruesome video captures the moment a bull gets revenge on a matador — thrusting a horn up his backside and leaving him with a 10-inch wound to his rectum tha...
19:36, 05/27/2019

Bosnia buries 86 victims of 1992-95 war recovered from grisly ravine Thousands of relatives from Bosnia and across Europe gathered in the village of Hambarine for the burial of 86 Bosniak Muslims on Saturday, 27 years after they were killed and dumped in a ravine in......
22:24, 07/20/2019

Why the grisly Manson Family murders still fascinate (and haunt) us 50 years later Timed to the grisly 50th anniversary of the Manson Family murders, three new films show a continued fascination with Charles Manson and his followers.        ...
01:00, 05/10/2019

Grisly details emerge in death of US scientist Suzanne Eaton in Greece A local resident of Crete was charged with murder after admitting he assaulted an American scientist who disappeared on the Greek island, police said.        ...
19:24, 07/16/2019

Japan Is Among the World’s Safest Countries, Though It Has a Grisly Record of Mass Violence A 41-year-old man shouting “you die!” ran into an anime studio in Kyoto and set it ablaze Thursday morning, killing 33 people and injuring 36 others. Police said the man sprayed sprayed an...
12:00, 07/19/2019

Mexico Gang War: 19 Bodies Found Hung from Bridge in Grisly Massacre Nineteen bodies were found Thursday in a turf war between rival drug gangs in the Mexican city of Uruapan, some dismembered and others hanging from bridges, said the state prosecutor....
15:12, 08/09/2019

Priest's son charged in murder of American biologist in Greece as grisly new details emerge An American scientist found dead in a bunker on Crete used by the Nazis during World War II was choked to death by a man—the son of a priest-- who raped her after mowing her down with his car, Greek p...
19:36, 07/16/2019

Mexico cartel hangs bodies from city bridge in grisly show of force Jalisco New Generation cartel claims 19 deaths in UruapanDrug gangs believed to be fighting for control of avocado tradeThe merciless dogfight between Mexican drug cartels has produced its latest maca...
00:48, 08/09/2019

911 calls detail neighbors’ frantic response to grisly Maplewood double murder Chilling 911 calls released Wednesday capture the horror of neighbors as they desperately try to get help for a dying New Jersey au pair as she lay bleeding on a Maplewood street. Woodland Road reside...
23:12, 08/07/2019

Why grisly UN report on Khashoggi murder will not change Trump policy toward Saudi Arabia The Trump administration was mum on UN report, which found "credible evidence" high-level officials in Saudi Arabia were involved in Khashoggi's death.        ...
00:24, 06/20/2019

Woman found slain after grisly photo of apparent body posted on Instagram Police are investigating a murder linked to a grisly social media image purporting to show a dead woman — and have taken an upstate man into custody, according to a report Monday. The victim was found...
20:00, 07/15/2019

After grisly killing of a journalist, lobbyists and lawyers have made millions assisting Saudi Arabia After the killing of Jamal Khashoggi, a handful of lobbying firms and think tanks made a move rare in Washington: They publicly severed ties with Saudi Arabia. But months later, some have resumed thei...
02:48, 07/11/2019

New York man charged in grisly Instagram murder pleads not guilty, eerily similar family trauma revealed A 21-year-old New York man who allegedly killed his girlfriend and then posted photos of the grisly murder on social media pleaded not guilty Monday....
22:12, 07/30/2019

FDA targets teens with e-cigarette prevention ads Today, the FDA launched its first e-cigarette prevention TV ads. Part of "The Real Cost" campaign, they're meant to educate teens on the dangers of e-cigarette use. The ads will target nearly 10....
04:36, 07/23/2019

San Francisco could be first US city to ban e-cigarette sales City supervisors consider move in fight against youth vaping, as FDA investigates its health effectsSan Francisco supervisors are considering whether to move the city toward becoming the first in the ...
01:36, 06/19/2019

FDA unveils new guidelines for e-cigarette makers The U.S. Food and Drug Administration on Tuesday carved out new recommendations for makers of e-cigarettes, or vapes, including guidelines on how to address public health issues while designing their ...
19:36, 06/11/2019

Five most over-the-top climate warnings While there is a broad scientific consensus that man’s activity is playing a role in warming the planet, critics say the effects have been blown out of all proportion by alarmists....
20:24, 05/28/2019

FDA proposes shorter deadline for e-cigarette applications The U.S. Food and Drug Administration said it can advance the date for the submission of e-cigarette applications, responding to a ruling that the agency had exceeded its authority by allowing e-cigar...
16:00, 06/13/2019

San Francisco to become first major U.S. city to ban e-cigarette sales San Francisco will become the first major city in the United States to ban the sale of e-cigarettes as officials look to control the rapid uptick in teenage use of nicotine devices made by companies s...
00:36, 06/26/2019

San Francisco bans e-cigarette sales, becoming the first US city to do so San Francisco on Tuesday became the first city in the country to ban e-cigarettes after city officials voted in favor of an ordinance that prohibits the sale of any e-cigarettes that have not yet rece...
00:36, 06/26/2019

New concerns after e-cigarette explosion breaks 17-year-old’s jaw _____ A 17-year-old was using an e-cigarette when it suddenly blew up in his face. The force of the blow was so powerful that it broke his jaw bone. The explosion could be linked to lithium batteries ...
23:24, 06/23/2019

San Francisco is officially the first US city to ban e-cigarette sales San Francisco's expected ban on e-cigarettes is about to become a practical reality. The city has voted in favor of a measure banning sales and and deliveries of e-cigarette products, making it ...
02:00, 06/26/2019

Juul Explores Opening Its Own E-Cigarette Stores in U.S. Juul Labs, the controversial e-cigarette maker, is exploring plans to open its own U.S. retail shops, looking to capitalize on its early dominance of the American market, according to people familiar ...
11:24, 05/31/2019

San Francisco mayor signs ban on e-cigarette sales San Francisco Mayor London Breed has signed an ordinance that effectively bans e-cigarette sales within the city -- the first of its kind in the United States....
00:48, 07/02/2019

San Francisco Set to Approve First-of-Its-Kind Ban on E-Cigarette Sales The city of San Francisco has become the first in the U.S. to move to ban all sales of e-cigarettes in a unanimous vote by city supervisors, SFGate reported on Tuesday, in what officials characterized...
07:12, 06/19/2019

Juul's app-connected e-cigarette keeps tabs on your vaping E-cigarette manufacturer Juul has come under fire for contributing to teen smoking rates. Recently, the company has been scrambling to demonstrate its products are aimed at adults, not teens. Its late...
16:00, 08/05/2019

San Francisco closer to banning e-cigarette sales San Francisco supervisors have voted unanimously to move the city toward becoming the first in the United States to ban all sales of electronic cigarettes. (June 18)       &#...
03:12, 06/19/2019

PCSD searching for serial cigarette thieves TUCSON – Pima County Sheriff’s Department needs help in identifying thieves who have stolen more than $3000 worth of cigarettes. In January, thieves targeted the Circle K on Camino de Oest...
07:48, 05/04/2019

JUUL e-cigarette maker sees its valuation top $38B Despite criticisms that it’s helping promote an “epidemic” in teen vaping, e-cigarette maker Juul continues to attract new investors, The Post has learned. Last week, mutual fund giant Capital Re boug...
05:12, 05/18/2019

Cigarette Butts Stunt Plants' Growth Other humans aren’t the only living things affected by your smoking habit, scientists in the UK warn. Their new research suggests that at least some plants can’t grow as well in the presence of discar...
03:12, 07/23/2019

Are Trigger Warnings Helpful? You’ve probably seen trigger warnings on posts online, or recall the announcement before some TV shows that “viewer discretion is advised.” Trigger warnings are also sometimes used in classrooms, and ...
23:24, 07/15/2019

E-cigarette explodes in teen’s mouth, blasts hole in his jaw Kailani Burton thought she was helping her teen son kick his addiction to cigarettes when she bought him a vaporizer. But the Burton family learned the hard way that e-cigarettes come with a potential...
20:12, 06/20/2019

BAT sees further growth in vaping, e-cigarette products this year British American Tobacco, the world's No. 2 tobacco company, on Wednesday forecast sales of vaping and e-cigarette products to accelerate in the second half of the year and announced plans to consolid...
09:36, 06/12/2019

FDA proposes new requirement for graphic labels on cigarette packs The Food and Drug Administration proposed a rule Thursday morning to require cigarette packages to include realistic images showing the health consequences of smoking....
00:12, 08/16/2019

San Francisco's grand plan to ban online e-cigarette sales Nearly 90 percent of all San Francisco high school students who vape get their fix by shopping online or through friends. Just 13.6 percent actually buy their pods at a physical store. The San Francis...
21:48, 06/27/2019

FDA Approves a Cigarette Alternative That Heats Tobacco Without Burning It (WASHINGTON) — U.S. health officials will allow Philip Morris International to sell a cigarette alternative that heats tobacco without burning it. But the Food and Drug Administration has not ye...
00:48, 05/01/2019

Regulating e-cigarette flavours may prompt some people to smoke more The results of a survey suggest that regulating the flavours and nicotine levels of e-cigarettes could prompt some younger people to increase their tobacco use...
18:12, 07/15/2019

San Francisco takes another step toward becoming first US city to ban e-cigarette sales San Francisco officials voted in favor of becoming the first U.S. city to ban the sale of electronic cigarettes, seeking to curb underage vaping.        ...
04:48, 06/19/2019

Daily E-Cigarette Use Can Help Smokers Quit, According to One of the Most Comprehensive Studies Yet E-cigarettes have long been pitched as a healthier alternative to cigarettes, and one that could help smokers kick the habit by delivering nicotine without many of the dangerous byproducts of combusti...
01:24, 07/25/2019

Man who lost leg in shooting spots limb being used on cigarette packets An amputee is seeking answers as to why a picture showing the remainder of his leg is being featured on cigarette packets to deter people from smoking....
21:00, 07/18/2019

NC becomes first state to sue e-cigarette maker Juul over targeting teens North Carolina’s attorney general is asking a state judge to bar popular e-cigarette maker Juul Labs from selling to minors and force it to end slick marketing campaigns that appeal to them....
19:48, 05/16/2019

Cigarette smoke increases superbug's antibiotic resistance Scientists have exposed bacterial strains to cigarette smoke in the laboratory and found that the smoke increased the bacteria's resistance to antibiotics....
06:36, 08/02/2019

Juul faces House investigation over teen e-cigarette use Juul is facing even more heat over concerns that it's contributing to teen vaping. The House Subcommittee on Economic and Consumer Policy has opened an investigation into the "youth e-cigarette ...
21:48, 06/16/2019

E-cigarette use, flavors may increase cardiovascular disease risk E-cigarettes are largely considered safer than traditional cigarettes, but a new study suggests use of the devices -- as well as the flavors, regardless of nicotine content -- may pose a new risk for ...
18:24, 05/28/2019

Don't look now: in defence of trigger warnings at the movies Calls for audiences to be alerted to potentially distressing scenes of sex, violence or drug use are under fire – but everyone has the right not to be upset at the cinemaRocketman, the Elton John biop...
20:48, 06/18/2019

What they really think: America seen through the world's travel warnings Close US allies have long warned their citizens about the risks of exploring the New World, with online advisories that often categorize domestic mass shootings as simple terrorism -- and also warn ab...
11:36, 08/10/2019

Study: Menthol cigarette smokers have harder time quitting Menthol cigarettes have been disproportionated marketed to black communities for decades, and the effects of that promotion had a lingering effect, new findings show....
21:12, 06/17/2019

Nevada teen suffers a shattered jaw after an e-cigarette exploded in his mouth NBC — A Nevada teen had to go to the emergency room after an e-cigarette exploded in his mouth. The incident happened in March of last year, but was recently profiled in the New England Journal ...
06:12, 06/21/2019

BAT warns of steeper declines in cigarette sales, shares slip British American Tobacco (BAT), the world's No. 2 tobacco company, warned on Wednesday of steeper declines in cigarette sales globally mainly due to waning demand in its main U.S. market, sending its ...
13:12, 06/12/2019

San Francisco approves historic ban of e-cigarette sales, a first for a major US city San Francisco officials approved a ban on the sale of electronic cigarettes Tuesday, making it the first major U.S. city to pass such a restriction.        ...
02:24, 06/26/2019

Cigarette, Electric Fault Possible Causes Of Notre-Dame Fire: Officials A badly stubbed-out cigarette or an electrical fault could have started the devastating fire that ripped through Notre-Dame cathedral in April, Paris prosecutors said Wednesday, ruling out any......
17:24, 06/26/2019

FDA faces deadline on adding graphic labels to cigarette packs 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...
03:00, 08/15/2019

Walmart bans cigarette sales to anyone under 21 years of age starting in July BENTONVILLE, Ark. (AP) — Walmart bans cigarette sales to anyone under 21 years of age starting in July....
18:12, 05/08/2019

North Carolina sues e-cigarette maker JUUL over marketing RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — North Carolina’s attorney general has filed a lawsuit against a popular e-cigarette maker, asking a court to limit what flavors it can sell and ensure underage teens canR...
22:00, 05/15/2019

Investors grill Altria CEO over $12.8 billion bet on e-cigarette giant Juul Altria shareholders grilled CEO Howard Willard on his $12.8 billion bet on e-cigarette giant Juul at the company's annual shareholder meeting Thursday....
17:12, 05/16/2019

E-Cigarette Maker NJOY Falls Short of Funding Goal E-cigarette maker NJOY Holdings Inc., setting aside the lofty $5 billion valuation it had been seeking, has closed a funding round at a valuation of about $2 billion. The development nevertheless mark...
00:24, 05/18/2019

Teens made up most of e-cigarette maker Juul's Twitter following - study (Reuters Health) - Almost half of the people who followed Juul Labs Inc on Twitter last year were not old enough to legally purchase e-cigarettes in the United States, according to a study published o...
19:00, 05/20/2019

Man who claims his amputation stump is pictured on cigarette packs is wrong, EU says A man who claims a picture of his amputated leg stump is being used on cigarette packets without his permission is wrong, the European Commission says....
19:48, 07/19/2019

NJOY, a Once Bankrupt E-Cigarette Maker, Now Seeks $5 Billion Valuation E-cigarette maker NJOY Holdings Inc. is pursuing a funding round that would value the company at as much as $5 billion, and it is trying to interest big tobacco companies looking to take a run at mark...
21:48, 05/01/2019

Study suggests e-cigarette flavorings may pose heart risk WASHINGTON (AP) — E-cigarettes aren’t considered as risky as regular cigarettes, but new research finds a clue that their flavorings may be bad for the heart. Longtime smokers sometimes switch t...
01:48, 05/28/2019

Burning cigarette may have caused Notre Dame fire: prosecutors A smoldering cigarette or an electrical malfunction could be what sparked the massive Notre Dame Cathedral fire, Paris prosecutors said on Wednesday. There’s no evidence the April 15 blaze that...
02:24, 06/27/2019

| Cigarette, electric fault among possible causes of Notre-Dame fire: prosecutors A badly stubbed-out cigarette or an electrical fault could have started the devastating fire that ripped through Notre-Dame cathedral in April, Paris prosecutors have said, ruling out any criminal int...
23:00, 06/26/2019

U.S. FDA warns flavored e-cigarette makers over social media posts The U.S. Food and Drug Administration and the Federal Trade Commission on Friday issued warning letters to four flavored e-liquid product makers, stepping up pressure on firms using social media influ...
18:36, 06/07/2019

Cigarette alternative that heats tobacco approved by US health officials The cigarette alternative is the centerpiece of Philip Morris International's effort to move the shrinking number of smokers toward other products.        ...
02:00, 05/01/2019

FDA Requires Box Warnings for Pfizer Drug Xeljanz The U.S. Food and Drug Administration is requiring that health warnings be added to Pfizer Inc.’s drug Xeljanz, advising patients they could experience a higher risk of blood clots or death with a spe...
19:48, 07/26/2019

State Department updates travel warnings The State Department wants Americans to be cautious and aware when traveling abroad this summer and has updated travel warnings. 57 countries are on the State Department’s Travel Advisory list r...
10:00, 05/14/2019

Bird in Florida spotted feeding baby chick cigarette butt A mother bird at a beach in Florida was spotted feeding her baby chick a cigarette butt, prompting one woman to remind beachgoers this summer to clean up after themselves. A Largo, Fla. resident, who ...
17:48, 06/28/2019

US Cops Caught Wrong Men For A 1996 Murder. A Cigarette Changed The Case Fact and fantasy collided for Michael Usry Jr with a knock on his door in December 2014. Officers from the Louisiana State Police were outside, asking the then-35-year-old to come downtown for a......
03:36, 05/18/2019

Juul loses home turf as San Francisco bans e-cigarette sales San Francisco will become the first major city in the United States to ban the sale of e-cigarettes as officials look to control the rapid uptick in teenage use of nicotine devices made by companies s...
01:00, 06/26/2019

UPDATE 1-BAT forecasts faster revenue growth on e-cigarette, oral products LONDON, Aug 1 (REUTERS) - British American Tobacco reported higher first half sales on Thursday, helped by higher demand for e-cigarettes and tobacco heating products, and said revenue growth would ac...
11:00, 08/01/2019

Bird seen feeding cigarette to chick is a wake-up call: ‘People just don’t care’ When Karen Mason went to St. Pete Beach in Florida last week, she had planned to spend a quiet evening protecting nesting birds on the shore, something she does two or three times a week during nestin...
01:00, 06/29/2019

A cigarette or an electrical fault could have started Notre Dame fire, prosecutors say The catastrophic fire at the Notre Dame Cathedral could have been caused by a burning cigarette or an electrical malfunction, French prosecutors said Wednesday....
18:12, 06/26/2019

Heartbreaking Pics Show Bird Feeding Cigarette To Baby Chick A mother bird at a beach in Florida was spotted feeding her baby chick a cigarette butt. The heartbreaking scene was clicked by Largo resident Karen Mason, who shared the pictures on Facebook....
15:24, 06/28/2019

San Francisco becomes first major city to ban e-cigarette sales to curb teen vaping The measure has been criticized by e-cigarette makers and some public health officials who question whether there’s any real benefit to banning the products while cigarettes are still widely sold....
21:36, 06/26/2019

Notre-Dame fire may have been caused by cigarette or power failure, investigators say Prosecutors investigating the cause of the devastating blaze which destroyed large portions of Notre Dame Cathedral said there is no evidence thus far to suggest the fire was a criminal act....
02:36, 06/27/2019

Spirit Airlines passenger sets off plane smoke detector with e-cigarette A Spirit Airlines passenger was banned from the airline for life after setting off a plane's smoke detector with an e-cigarette, according to a police report....
02:00, 06/10/2019

U.S. lawmakers grill e-cigarette maker Juul over efforts targeted at schoolchildren E-cigarette maker Juul Labs Inc funded a "holistic health education" camp as part of efforts to market directly to school-aged children, members of a U.S. congressional panel said on Thursday, citing ...
11:36, 07/26/2019

DNA from cigarette butts links man to 12-year-old's kidnapping, sexual assault: prosecutors A Connecticut man was arrested Wednesday in connection with the May kidnapping and sexual assault of a Massachusetts 12-year-old after investigators used DNA from discarded cigarette butts to tie him ...
10:00, 07/18/2019

FDA tells four firms to stop selling flavored e-cigarette, hookah products The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has told four companies to remove 44 of their flavored e-liquid and hookah tobacco products that do not have the required approval for sale in the U.S., the agenc...
18:48, 08/08/2019

Police chief gives driver $575 ticket for tossing cigarette out window in Canada Police chief Del Manak in Victoria, British Columbia, caught a driver flicking a lit cigarette out of the car window. It ended with a hefty fine.        ...
23:24, 06/12/2019

John Daly, smoking a cigarette, arrives at Bethpage Black for PGA Championship John Daly, who will use a cart at the PGA Championship, rolled into Bethpage Black on Wednesday, smoking a cigarette before practice round.        ...
07:12, 05/16/2019

Germany steps up warnings about right-wing Identitarian Movement Germany's domestic intelligence agency (BfV) classified the Identitarian Movement as an extreme right-wing group on Thursday, a sign that authorities are increasingly worried about radicals with anti-...
14:00, 07/11/2019

The Latest: Warnings about Trump actions on Russia probe WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on President Trump and the Russia investigation (all times local): 3:40 p.m. Director of National Intelligence Dan Coats says the nation’s spy agencies will provide ...
10:12, 05/25/2019

Turkey Ignores US Warnings Over Russian S-400 Missile Deployment Turkey ignored US warnings as it continued Saturday to take delivery of Russia's S-400 missile defence system near Ankara, a defence minstry statement indicated....
14:00, 07/14/2019

Foreign countries issue warnings after mass shootings This isn't the first time foreign countries have issued travel warnings because of gun violence in the U.S.       ...
04:00, 08/07/2019

2019 Caribbean travel warnings: What islands are safe? The U.S. has issued travel warnings across the Caribbean citing crime, even at exclusive resorts. But at least 12 islands are considered safe.       ...
03:36, 07/24/2019

John Bolton repeats warnings to Iran over attacks White House national security adviser John Bolton is warning Iran that any attacks in the Persian Gulf will draw a "very strong response" from the United States. (May 30)     ...
22:48, 05/30/2019

Government warnings can’t turn back migrants from Guatemala SAN CRISTOBAL DE TOTONICAPAN, Guatemala — Dressed in a bright orange shirt, Francisco Gomez yells and uses his arms to vigorously direct the myriad souped-up buses at the crossroads known as Cuatro Ca...
00:12, 06/02/2019

Iran says 'active resistance' is an antidote to Trump's warnings: TV Iran said on Thursday that "active resistance' was an antidote to U.S. President Donald Trump's warning over Tehran's commitments to the 2015 nuclear deal, state TV reported....
13:24, 07/04/2019

"No Warnings Appeared In Cockpit": Ethiopian Airlines On 737 MAX Crash Ethiopian Airlines officials on Friday disputed Federal Aviation Administration chief Daniel Elwell's claim that the airline's failure to "adhere" to emergency procedures issued by the safety agency.....
06:48, 05/18/2019

Social media ads for vaping must include nicotine warnings, FTC says The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) and US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) warned a handful of "e-liquid," or vape, companies that they -- and their social media influencers -- must follow the same ...
07:48, 06/08/2019

Sri Lanka Catholics celebrate Mass via TV amid new warnings Sri Lankan Catholics are celebrating Sunday Mass in their homes for a second week as churches remain closed after reports of possible fresh attacks by Islamic extremists....
08:24, 05/05/2019

High-Tech Collision Warnings, No Matter How Smart Your Car Is “This can be a great way to get the safety benefit of crash-avoidance technology at a reduced cost compared to a new car,” said the author of a safety study....
20:24, 05/22/2019

Boris Johnson could shift UK policy on Huawei after US warnings British Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s national security team is reviewing the United Kingdom’s posture toward Huawei, a Chinese telecommunications giant that U.S. officials regard as a platform for s...
03:12, 08/13/2019

UK mulls security warnings for smart home devices In an attempt to secure the millions of connected devices that find their way into homes in the UK, the government is considering baseline security requirements for Internet of Things products. The ne...
17:12, 05/01/2019

UK tells telecom firms to be cautious over Huawei after U.S. warnings British telecom companies should show "all due caution" before using China's Huawei equipment in their 5G networks because the government cannot ignore the warnings from the United States, its digital...
20:12, 06/13/2019

The CIA Sent Warnings to at Least 3 Khashoggi Associates About New Threats From Saudi Arabia The CIA and foreign security services are warning friends and colleagues of Jamal Khashoggi that their efforts to continue the pro-democracy work of the slain Saudi journalist has made them and their ...
20:12, 05/09/2019

Analysts sound warnings on South Korea’s risks Economic deterioration and foreign-policy obstacles present tough political challenges for the president and DPK ahead of legislative elections next year – and require utmost vigilance from investors....
11:48, 06/14/2019

Car industry no-deal Brexit warnings grow stronger Mini Cooper is one of the most popular cars exported from Britain SMMT claims frictionless trade is only way to preserve 'just-in-time' business model Britain’s car industry has called on the gover...
19:12, 06/26/2019

| Sri Lanka blasts: Prior warnings ignored by intelligence agency The police said the State Intelligence Service received repeated warnings of possible attacks and detailed a series of delays by all security agencies to act....
18:24, 06/07/2019

JPMorgan Kept Jeffrey Epstein as a Client Despite Internal Warnings Mary Erdoes, one of the bank’s top executives, defended doing business with Mr. Epstein after an internal compliance review concluded he should be dumped....
23:36, 08/08/2019

Altria shutters its e-cigarette brands as it eyes Juul, awaits iQOS decision Altria on Friday said it would discontinue its MarkTen and Green Smoke e-cigarettes. The company is weighing a significant minority stake in competitor, Juul, and is awaiting a decision on Philip Morr...
20:12, 05/01/2019

Amputee finds picture of him used as EU cigarette warning, despite losing limb in unrelated assault An Albanian man was shocked to learn that a picture of him after his leg amputation was being used as a warning on European Union cigarette packets despite having never granted permission and having l...
16:12, 07/18/2019

Johnny Depp claims Amber Heard put out a cigarette on his face early in their marriage Johnny Depp claims Amber Heard put a cigarette out on his cheek and severed part of his finger during a fight in Australia in 2015.        ...
02:48, 07/27/2019

Man puffed on cigarette after repeated kicks left kitten dazed and 'trembling': police An Arizona man was arrested Tuesday after he was captured on surveillance footage chasing a 6-week-old kitten around a parking lot and repeatedly kicking it, police said.  ...
10:36, 06/06/2019

Altria posts mixed quarterly results, says cigarette sales decline is acclerating Altria, which sells Marlboro cigarettes, beat Wall Street's revenue expectations but fell short of adjusted earnings expectations. The company expects US cigarette volumes to decline between 5% a...
13:48, 07/30/2019

Gun violence in America prompts more countries to issue travel warnings Amnesty International and countries including Uruguay and Venezuela have warned travelers about gun violence in the United States. They weren't the first....
05:12, 08/08/2019

Heat warnings across US as experts warn of spike in extremely hot days Alerts in place for states as far apart as New Mexico and MaineClimate crisis expected to make heatwaves the ‘new normal’More than half the US was under excessive heat warnings on Friday amid a brutal...
22:36, 07/19/2019

Uruguay and Venezuela Issue Warnings About Travel to the U.S. After Mass Shootings (ALBUQUERQUE, N.M.) — Uruguay issued a warning to its citizens early this week about traveling to the U.S. after two mass shootings killed more than 30 people. The Latin American country also ci...
04:00, 08/07/2019

FDA and FTC Hit Vape Companies With Warnings Over Influencer Posts on Social Media Multiple vaping companies were sent letters by federal regulators this week over posts by social media influencers that did not include necessary warnings about the vape products.Read more......
06:48, 06/08/2019

Supervisors ignored Russian warnings over money laundering at Danske: document Russia's Central Bank sent warnings in 2007 and 2013 to Estonian and Danish financial supervisors over suspect transactions worth billion of dollars at the Estonian branch of Danske Bank but they were...
16:00, 04/30/2019

U.S. markets plummet on Wall Street amid warnings over China All three major U.S. markets plummeted in trading Monday amid warnings about the ongoing trade dispute with China and a sudden loss in the Chinese yuan....
20:24, 08/05/2019

U.S. and South Korea Prepare Military Drills Despite Warnings From Pyongyang (SEOUL, South Korea) — South Korea and the United States are preparing to hold their annual joint military exercises despite warnings from North Korea that the drills could derail fragile nuclea...
14:48, 08/05/2019

Hong Kong protesters defy warnings with weekend rallies Anti-government protesters in Hong Kong hold a mass rally as they face down increasingly stern warnings from China over weeks of unrest that have plunged the city into crisis. Video provided by A...
23:12, 08/03/2019

Trump's warnings to China weigh on stocks, sterling falls A gauge of global stock markets edged lower after a warning from U.S. President Donald Trump to China as bilateral trade talks began on Tuesday, while concerns over a no-deal Brexit dragged on sterlin...
19:00, 07/30/2019

After criticism over lack of warnings, California's earthquake alert app gets an upgrade The first smartphone app in the country designed to alert the public before an earthquake has lowered the warning threshold across Los Angeles County, Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti says....
03:00, 08/15/2019

U.S. Congress taking little action on Russian election interference warnings ”They’re doing it as we sit here, and they expect to do it in the next campaign.”Mueller said on Russian election interference during his testimony Wednesday before the House committees....
05:24, 07/26/2019

Republicans block election security efforts despite Mueller's warnings Senators stand in way of multiple bills within 24 hours of former special counsel’s testimony on Russian threatSenate Republicans have twice blocked legislation aimed at strengthening US election secu...
06:24, 07/26/2019

| Zimbabwe's opposition vows anti-govt protests despite warnings Zimbabwe's main opposition party vowed Wednesday to go ahead with protests this week against the worsening economy, dismissing government threats to stop the demonstrations....
21:48, 08/14/2019

Stocks wilt as bond markets flash recession warnings Stock markets slumped on Wednesday as Germany's economy went into reverse, fueling fears of global recession and slamming the brakes on a rally for equities after Washington delayed tariffs on some Ch...
15:24, 08/14/2019

Wheels: High-Tech Collision Warnings, No Matter How Smart Your Car Is “This can be a great way to get the safety benefit of crash-avoidance technology at a reduced cost compared to a new car,” said the author of a safety study....
19:24, 04/28/2019

Fear of ICE raids prompts warnings, advice to undocumented residents The Trump administration's threat of immigration raids after the Fourth of July has prompted a surge of fear in minority communities across the country....
22:36, 07/03/2019

Before Fatal Boat Crash in Budapest, Safety Warnings Went Unheeded Traffic along the Danube, propelled by an explosion in tourism, has expanded fast, and many had pointed to the risk of overcrowding even before the accident....
17:00, 06/11/2019

No-deal Brexit could trigger flurry of profit warnings, say accountants ICAEW tells MPs there could be ‘systemic’ impact on economic confidence if UK crashes outCrashing out of the EU at Halloween could result in a “flurry of profit warnings” from publicly listed companie...
06:24, 06/27/2019

Iran ratchets up tensions with higher enrichment, draws warnings Iran announced on Sunday it will shortly boost its uranium enrichment above a cap set by a landmark 2015 nuclear deal, a major breach likely to draw a tougher reaction from President Donald Trump who ...
17:00, 07/07/2019

| Health warnings and speed limits as Europe bakes in heatwave As Europe sizzled Tuesday at the start of a heatwave tipped to break records, drivers on Germany's famously speedy motorways were ordered to slow down and fans at the women's World Cup were showered i...
00:24, 06/26/2019

Taiwan issues warnings for year's first typhoon as thousands evacuated Taiwan moved thousands of people to safety on Wednesday as the island braced for its first typhoon this year, as airlines canceled domestic flights and authorities issued warnings about floods and hig...
08:48, 07/17/2019

San Francisco Bans E-Cigarette Sales Despite Being Home to Juul Labs, the Hottest Name in Addiction Technology The city of San Francisco has banned the sale of e-cigarettes, becoming one of the first municipalities in the U.S., along with Beverly Hills, to place such tight restrictions on the nicotine-delivery...
13:12, 06/26/2019

Spirit Airlines bans passenger whose e-cigarette set off a plane's smoke alarm: reports Spirit Airlines has banned a traveler who set off a plane's smoke alarm after using an e-cigarette, according to multiple reports.       ...
01:36, 06/10/2019

Tossed cigarette leads to arrest in cold case rape, murder of Washington woman An Oregon man was arrested Sunday in connection to a cold case rape and murder of a Washington woman 25 years ago after DNA from a tossed cigarette butt led authorities to him, according to officials....
15:36, 05/01/2019

Connecticut’s attorney general announces investigation into Juul, one of the largest electronic cigarette makers (NBC News)  Connecticut’s attorney general has launched an investigation into Juul Labs and their marketing practices. In a statement, Juul says its e-cigarettes are “designed to help adul...
09:24, 08/01/2019

Bird in Florida spotted feeding baby chick cigarette butt: 'Absolutely disheartening' A mother bird at a beach in Florida was spotted feeding her baby chick a cigarette butt, prompting one woman to remind beachgoers this summer to clean up after themselves. ...
03:00, 06/28/2019

Juul-sponsored study shows secondhand vaping emissions are much less toxic than cigarette smoke E-cigarette leader Juul said new research in a small study shows emissions from vaping devices are significantly less toxic than secondhand smoke from cigarettes....
09:24, 06/14/2019

North Carolina AG sues e-cigarette maker Juul, says it 'downplayed' dangers of nicotine to children North Carolina sued e-cigarette maker Juul Wednesday, accusing the vaping company of targeting young consumers and misrepresenting the potency and danger of nicotine in its products....
22:00, 05/15/2019

Hong Kong airport reopens amid warnings over pro-democracy protests Hong Kong's airport resumed operations on Wednesday, rescheduling hundreds of flights that had been disrupted over the past two days as protesters clashed with riot police in a deepening crisis in the...
05:00, 08/14/2019

The secretive nonprofit that made millions suing companies over cancer warnings Enlarge / SAN FRANCISCO, CA - MAY 18, 2013: A sign in a Starbucks coffee shop warns customers that coffee and baked goods sold at the shop and elsewhere contain acrylamide, a chemical known to cause c...
13:48, 06/06/2019

Stock markets fall as ECB adds to warnings on trade war – business live Central bank says that growth slowdown threatens financial stabilityChinese media suggests rare earth minerals to be next battleground in dispute with TrumpTesco and Sainbury’s lose market share to ch...
13:00, 05/29/2019

Fears of Chinese military intervention in Hong Kong prompt warnings from US ‘THE WORLD IS WATCHING’: With 10 weeks of protests growing more effective — and violent — in Hong Kong, and amid reports that China’s People’s Armed Police are assembled in the nearby city Shenzhen fo...
13:36, 08/13/2019

Victoria ignored recycling warnings that left it vulnerable to China move – report Auditor general finds Victoria has had no statewide waste policy since 2014, and agencies had not effectively regulated the industryVictorian authorities failed to prevent the state sleepwalking into ...
00:36, 06/08/2019

Sri Lankan president shakes up defense forces, says attack warnings went unheeded Sri Lanka’s president has demanded that the defense secretary and national police chief resign after the Easter Sunday suicide bombings.        ...
18:48, 04/28/2019

Apple's new watchOS — App Store on the Watch, Loudness warnings, and Fitness trends! Apple’s WWDC opening keynote is currently ongoing and the Cupertinians have already started revealing all the cool new software features we should be looking forward to. First up was watchOS 6 — we we...
21:48, 06/03/2019

Turkey proceeds with deal for Russian missile system despite US and NATO warnings The delivery of the Russian-made S-400, a mobile surface-to-air missile system, is said to pose a risk to the NATO alliance as well as the F-35, America's most expensive weapons platform....
00:00, 07/09/2019

Health Canada’s drug safety warnings not consistent with other countries’: report Health Canada issued warnings for only half of drug-safety issues identified in the United States, Australia and the United Kingdom, a new report finds....
15:00, 05/01/2019

After death of YouTube star, Amazon will push for e-scooter safety warnings in the U.K. Amazon, the global e-commerce giant, will ask electronic scooter manufacturers to make clear in their online listings that their devices cannot be used on public roads....
15:24, 07/18/2019

Some women don't heed warnings of acne drug danger during pregnancy conception (Reuters Health) - It's long been known that the highly effective acne medication isotretinoin - marketed as Accutane and Roaccutane - is tied to the risk of severe birth defects. But even with a spec...
23:48, 07/19/2019

Chemical plant fire prompts warnings, bridge, road closures KEARNY, N.J. (AP) — Authorities say a fire at a chemical plant in New Jersey has been brought under control, but road and bridge closures remained in effect and local residents were urged to remain in...
21:48, 05/18/2019

Bleak China autos outlook triggers raft of profit warnings Auto suppliers Johnson Electric Holdings and Sensirion slashed their earnings forecasts on Thursday, blaming a slowdown in car sales and pessimism about the prospects of a Chinese car sector recover...
14:36, 07/11/2019

Tornado warnings are meant to save lives. Why do some people roll their eyes? Complaints and complacency are among the obstacles in the way of weather forecasters as they try to keep the public safe with tornado warnings.        ...
17:36, 05/30/2019

Exclusive: Petrobras ignored warnings about fuel broker implicated in graft probe Brazil's Petrobras found suspicious activity in its oil trading business - and failed to stop it - six years before an alleged bribery scandal erupted in that unit in 2018, according to three people w...
12:24, 06/13/2019

Exclusive: Pence to offer 'carrots' to Venezuela military, warnings to judges U.S. Vice President Mike Pence is set on Tuesday to offer new incentives to Venezuela's military to turn against President Nicolas Maduro, responding to an attempted uprising that fizzled out last wee...
05:48, 05/07/2019

Apple's new watchOS 6 — App Store on the Watch, Loudness warnings, and Fitness trends! Apple’s WWDC opening keynote is currently ongoing and the Cupertinians have already started revealing all the cool new software features we should be looking forward to. First up was watchOS 6 — we we...
02:00, 06/04/2019

Farms turn to tech amid water stress warnings in Southwest GREELEY, Colo. — A drone soared over a blazing hot cornfield in northeastern Colorado on a recent morning, snapping images with an infrared camera to help researchers decide how much water they would ...
21:00, 08/14/2019

Severe thunderstorm warnings lifted for Starland County, areas near Hanna Environment Environment Canada issued a severe thunderstorm warning at 3:36 p.m. Thursday for parts of southern Alberta, including Starland County and areas near Hanna and Richdale....
03:12, 07/12/2019

Pompeo makes unannounced trip to Iraq as US steps up warnings to Iran Secretary of State Mike Pompeo made a surprise visit to Baghdad Tuesday to show support for the Iraqi government as the Trump administration intensified its pressure campaign against Iran....
04:36, 05/08/2019

More protests planned in Hong Kong as U.S., Australia raise travel warnings The began with opposition to a now-suspended extradition law and have evolved into a direct challenge to the city's government and calls for full democracy....
16:00, 08/08/2019

Hong Kong Protesters Defy Beijing Warnings, as Police Fire Tear Gas A day of protest began with a “family friendly” rally but ended with fires on a busy shopping street, tear gas and a tunnel under the harbor blocked....
20:36, 08/10/2019

UK weather: Two rain warnings in place after day of high winds left man fighting for life Weather warnings are in place in parts of the UK today after the country was deluged by heavy rain and hit by strong winds which left a man fighting for life after he was crushed by a tree....
12:00, 08/11/2019

Bayer gets help from Donald Trump as US regulators veto warnings its Roundup weedkiller causes cancer The Trump administration is refusing to approve product labels warning glyphosate — the active ingredient in Roundup weedkiller — is a carcinogen. "It is irresponsible to require labels on...
02:48, 08/13/2019

Tornado warnings issued in Texas as violent night of weather begins for millions Tornado warnings were issued in the Panhandle of Texas Tuesday afternoon, the first salvo in what's predicted to be a violent night of weather across the southern Plains.     ...
03:24, 05/08/2019

Central US braces for severe storms, flash flooding as some parts see tornado warnings States throughout the Central U.S. and parts of the Midwest are bracing for extreme weather this weekend as they expect to see severe thunderstorms, flash flooding and tornadoes...
20:00, 05/18/2019

Clothes-makers open China tariff hearings with warnings of 'devastating' consequences Clothing-makers called on the Trump administration Monday to forgo placing 25% tariffs on $300 billion worth of goods imported from China, arguing the action wouldn't protect the domestic industry sin...
19:48, 06/17/2019

Tucson Fire gives safety warnings after storms hit city’s east side on Wednesday TUCSON — It takes just a few minutes for monsoon storms to become dangerous. On Wednesday, floodwaters stranded several vehicles, which led to swift water rescues. On Wednesday, there were seve...
06:36, 08/02/2019

Florida officials failed to act on warnings about Russian hacking, Senate report finds Florida officials struggled to manage their cybersecurity and failed to heed multiple warnings as Russian hackers attacked electoral systems throughout the state and successfully breached two counties...
05:00, 07/27/2019

Storms hit Kansas and Missouri, knocking out power and forcing flash flood warnings Hundreds of people were without power in Missouri and Kansas on Sunday as storms ripped through the area, prompting officials to warn drivers to remain off the roads as flash flood warnings were in ef...
15:48, 06/23/2019

Russian Missile Defense System Begins Arriving in Turkey Despite Warnings From Washington (ANKARA, Turkey) — The first shipment of a Russian missile defense system has arrived in Turkey, the Turkish Defense Ministry said Friday, moving the country closer to possible U.S. sanctions an...
15:12, 07/12/2019

Tornado torment: The half dozen people responsible for severe storm warnings For the half dozen on-duty meteorologists – and just two or three on overnights – stationed at the Storm Prediction Center in Norman, south of Oklahoma City, the lives of all Americans are in their ha...
19:00, 05/31/2019

YouTube star's death prompts Amazon to push for e-scooter safety warnings in UK Following the death of YouTube star Emily Hartridge in a London accident, Amazon will reportedly begin asking e-scooter sellers to warn consumers about proper safety protocols in the United Kingdom....
19:24, 07/18/2019

Warnings of world-wide worm attacks are the real deal, new exploit shows (credit: flattop341) For the past three weeks, security professionals have warned with increasing urgency that a recently patched Windows vulnerability has the potential to trigger attacks not seen ...
03:36, 06/06/2019

E-cigarette advocates are furious about San Francisco’s new ban, and a public health official said it’s an ‘ideological vendetta’ that will ultimately hurt smokers Spencer Platt/Getty San Francisco officials passed an e-cigarette ban on Tuesday, outlawing the tobacco devices from being sold in stores or shipped to the city. E-cigarette advocates are angry about...
01:36, 06/28/2019

TripAdvisor introduces safety filter that flags sexual assault warnings on travel reviews TripAdvisor is introducing a new filter on each property that will show any reviews with safety warnings involving rapes, robberies or druggings.        ...
16:00, 05/15/2019

Ohio meteorologist lashes out over 'Bachelorette' fans' complaint that tornado warnings interrupted show An Ohio meteorologist blasted fans of "The Bachelorette" during a live segment on Monday after viewers complained on social media about interruptions to the reality dating show to air a special update...
23:36, 05/28/2019

Despite Measles Warnings, Anti-Vaccine Rally Draws Hundreds of Ultra-Orthodox Jews A “vaccine symposium” in Rockland County was denounced by health authorities and some ultra-Orthodox rabbis, who said the speakers were spreading dangerous propaganda....
06:24, 05/15/2019

Music fans lash out in anger after Boardmasters festival cancelled due to severe weather warnings Fans have reacted with shock and anger after Boardmasters music festival was cancelled just hours before it was set to open due to warnings of severe weather conditions....
16:00, 08/07/2019

Hurricane Barry prompts storm surge, flood warnings: Why is New Orleans at an increased risk? As Hurricane Barry reaches the Louisiana coast, flooding and rainfall are increasingly becoming a concern — especially for the city of New Orleans, which is more vulnerable during severe weather event...
19:24, 07/13/2019

| WATCH: Hong Kong protesters seize roads and tunnel in defiance of China warnings Anti-government protesters in Hong Kong erected barricades in a popular shopping district and blocked a major tunnel, defying increasingly stern warnings from China over weeks-long unrest that has plu...
19:48, 08/03/2019

Representatives from JUUL, the electronic cigarette company, answered questions from the House Oversight Committee about the safety of its products, especially regarding youth use (NBC NEWS)Juul Co-Founder James Monsees appeared before a house oversight subcommittee today in Washington, D.C. Mr. Monsees told committee members Juul was developed for adult smokers who want to qui...
07:36, 07/26/2019

ISIS-linked media threatens Barcelona cathedral amid US warnings of terror plots in Spain An Islamic State-affiliated media outlet has issued multiple threats against tourist sites in Spain, as the U.S. State Department continues to warn travelers that terrorists are plotting attacks in th...
19:12, 06/15/2019

Gun violence in America prompts Amnesty International and a growing list of countries to issue travel warnings Amnesty International and countries including Uruguay and Venezuela have warned travelers about gun violence in the United States. They weren't the first....
05:12, 08/08/2019

Labour ex-premiers Tony Blair and Gordon Brown issue stark warnings about no deal Brexit Former prime ministers Tony Blair and Gordon Brown have issued a stark warning to the country's next leader about the potentially "catastrophic" dangers of a no-deal Brexit....
17:00, 07/22/2019

The photo of tiny black skimmer chick with cigarette butt in its beak prompts calls for littering crackdown on Florida beaches 15 (WFLA) Images of a tiny chick holding a cigarette in its beak have Florida residents calling for a crackdown on littering. Karen Mason snapped the photos of a black skimmer feeding a chick last w...
11:36, 06/28/2019

Juul, the San Francisco e-cigarette startup that city officials want to kick out, is trying to buy a 29-floor office tower in the heart of the city Getty E-cigarette startup Juul Labs is reportedly in talks to purchase a 29-floor building in downtown San Francisco as it struggles to house a rapidly growing workforce. The startup has come under i...
02:48, 05/02/2019

'Dead zone': Data confirms dire warnings about algae growing in Chesapeake Bay Maryland scientists have been warning of a growing "dead zone" in the Chesapeake Bay. Data confirms their dire warnings.        ...
18:00, 08/16/2019

Tropical Storm Barry prompts storm surge, flood warnings: Why is New Orleans at an increased risk? As Tropical Storm Barry continues to barrel toward the Louisiana coast, flooding and rainfall are increasingly becoming a concern — especially for the city of New Orleans, which is more vulnerable to ...
00:36, 07/13/2019

Boris Johnson prepared to brush aside legal warnings over Brexit because date is 'set in stone', minister insists Prime Minister Boris Johnson is prepared to brush aside legal warnings and Parliament to crash Britain out of the EU because the October 31 exit date is "set in stone", a minister signalled today....
22:00, 08/09/2019

Labour's warnings to whistleblowers 'scandalous', says ex-Lord Chancellor Labour's legal crackdown on party whistleblowers appearing in a documentary on anti-Semitism was described today as "scandalous" by former Lord Chancellor Lord Falconer....
18:36, 07/08/2019

UK weather forecast: Danger to life warnings as Britain braces for weekend washout of 'unseasonable' stormy weather Britain is bracing itself for "unseasonal" heavy wind and rain this weekend that has sparked danger to life warnings for parts of the UK, as well as yellow weather warnings for London....
16:00, 08/07/2019

Theresa May's 'net zero' emissions plan welcomed despite warnings of 'herculean task' Theresa May's decision to commit the UK to a "net zero" greenhouse gases target by 2050 was given a cautious welcome today — but sparked questions on how it would be delivered....
00:36, 06/13/2019

Human bones wash onto street after Scottish graveyard floods, disturbing ‘ancient lairs’ Human bones washed into the street of a village in Scotland over the weekend after flooding collapsed a churchyard wall, disturbing some ancient graves....
18:36, 08/14/2019

Russian police caught on camera punching female protester in stomach Protests for free elections in Russia hit a climax this week after a video, which has since gone viral, appeared to show a police officer violently punching a female demonstrator in the stomach follow...
18:36, 08/14/2019

Shard reveals how Cyprus’ ancient kingdoms managed economy An archaeologist says the discovery of a small clay shard inscribed with a partial inventory of goods at a 2,500 year-old citadel suggests that Cyprus’ ancient city states “more than likely” had a com...
19:48, 08/14/2019

I'm STAPLE Founder Jeffstaple, and This Is How I Work Jeff Ng was a sneakerhead before they called them sneakerheads. Better known by his handle @jeffstaple—named after his creative agency and his clothing line—Jeff has designed some of the most famous c...
20:12, 08/14/2019

We might soon find out if the Earth-like worlds orbiting TRAPPIST-1 can support life The James Webb Space Telescope is going to be an incredible tool for scientists to peer deep into space, returning information that could teach us a lot about our universe and our place in it. Sure, t...
20:12, 08/14/2019

What if Parliament Voted Out Boris Johnson, but He Refused to Go? Scholars say it has been more than a century since Britain’s constitution — a medley of laws and customs, many but not all of them written — has come under such strain....
20:36, 08/14/2019

U.K.-Iranian Academic Is Arrested in Iran Amid Tanker Tensions An acclaimed British-Iranian academic was detained just as the two countries appeared to be settling their standoff over an Iranian tanker seized in Gibraltar....
20:36, 08/14/2019

Massive Wildfire On Greek Island, Several Villages Evacuated Firefighters on the Greek island of Evia were still battling Wednesday to contain a fire that has caused massive damage to a pristine mountain wildlife habitat after threatening four communities....
20:36, 08/14/2019

Supercomputer created 8 million simulated universes in 3 weeks Figuring out how our reality took shape over billions of years is no easy task for scientists. Theories about how the Big Bang played out and the immediate aftermath are a dime a dozen, but researcher...
21:00, 08/14/2019

PG&E Makes Final Push to Stay in Charge of Chapter 11 Faced with losing control of a multibillion-dollar bankruptcy process, PG&E promised to swiftly file a chapter 11 exit plan with financial backing in a bid to keep the company’s fate in its own hands....
21:00, 08/14/2019

A 12-year-old snags a mammoth discovery while on vacation in Ohio An Ohio boy playing around in a creek bed stumbled across an odd, ridged object jutting out of the mud. To his surprise, it turned out to be a woolly mammoth tooth....
21:24, 08/14/2019

New York Giants' John Mara hopes Daniel Jones stays on the bench this season New York Giants owner John Mara spoke about the team’s quarterbacks Tuesday and said he hopes rookie Daniel Jones does not see any time on the field this season....
21:24, 08/14/2019

Green Bay Packers' Aaron Rodgers insists there's no beef with coach; dismisses reports as 'fake news' Green Bay Packers star Aaron Rodgers described the reported tumult between him and his new head coach Matt LaFleur as “fake news” in an interview Tuesday....
21:24, 08/14/2019

New McLaren GT Special Operations showcase heading to Pebble Beach Bespoke division's architecture-inspired styling modifications to latest McLaren include unique paint and interior trim McLaren has unveiled a series of personalisation options open to buyers of it...
21:24, 08/14/2019

Florida woman sues American Airlines, claims her emotional support dog was confined to a bathroom A Florida woman is suing American Airlines after her emotional support dog was allegedly confined to a bathroom on a flight from Miami to Los Angeles.       ...
21:24, 08/14/2019

Best place to get a milkshake in every state Whether you call them milkshakes or just shakes, here's where to get the best ice-cream dessert beverage in each state.       ...
21:24, 08/14/2019

People are still drinking bleach—and vomiting and pooping their guts out Enlarge / Bottles of Clorox bleach sit on a shelf at a grocery store. (credit: Getty | Justin Sullivan) The US Food and Drug Administration this week released an important health warning that everyo...
21:48, 08/14/2019

Israel bracing for Temple Mount visit by Ilhan Omar, Rashida Tlaib Israeli officials are preparing for the possibility that Reps. Ilhan Omar and Rashida Tlaib — the first Muslim women elected to Congress — may visit the Temple Mount in Jerusalem during a ...
21:48, 08/14/2019

Interior chief David Bernhardt shakes up ethics program Interior Secretary David Bernhardt is taking action to improve on a record of ethical “lapses” at the agency over recent years that has led to investigations of top staff....
21:48, 08/14/2019

2019 Tapas for Teachers event is underway Students hold “We Love Our Teachers” sign. Courtesy: Catalina Foothills School District Foundation TUCSON – Catalina Foothills School District Foundation is set to host the 2019 Tapas for Teachers. Th...
21:48, 08/14/2019

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....
22:12, 08/14/2019

Years after serving jail time, Jeffrey Epstein found a way to meet with Microsoft's Bill Gates Microsoft founder Bill Gates spoke more than once with Jeffrey Epstein, the late financier accused of child sex trafficking, to discuss ways to increase philanthropic spending, according to people wit...
22:36, 08/14/2019

Scientists figured out why there are black squirrels all over the US Whatever the case, they wrote, black fur remains a rare thing for squirrels in North America, occurring at rates of less than 1% in the two species. But already, they noted in a statement, it's made i...
22:36, 08/14/2019

The best Netflix series in the US (August 2019): fantastic Netflix shows Best Netflix Shows: Welcome to TechRadar's guide to the best shows and TV series you can stream on Netflix in the United States. These days Netflix plays host to some of the best TV shows on...
23:00, 08/14/2019

Millennial workers more likely to use unsecured collaboration apps Collaborating at work has never been easier thanks to the slew of collaboration tools that have become commonplace in organizations worldwide but new research has revealed that millennials are 1.5-tim...
23:00, 08/14/2019

F1: Alex Albon Replaces Pierre Gasly At Red Bull From Belgian GP Red Bull Racing has promoted Alexander Albon to the A-team with the young driver replacing Piere Gasly from the Belgian Grand Prix onwards. As much as the announcement comes as unprecedented, it is......
23:00, 08/14/2019

PM Modi's First Independence Day Speech Of Second Term Today When Prime Minister Narendra Modi addresses the nation on the 73rd Independence Day on Thursday, he is likely to touch upon a host of topics ranging from the centre's decision to scrap Jammu and......
23:00, 08/14/2019

UP Cops Announce Restrictions On "Namaz Or Aarti" On Roads Religious activities on public roads that hinder traffic will not be allowed in Uttar Pradesh barring special occasions, the police said on Wednesday....
23:00, 08/14/2019

India Manager Called Back From West Indies: Report India manager Sunil Subramaniam has been asked to return from the ongoing tour of the West Indies at the earliest for misbehaving with bureaucrats in the Caribbean Islands....
23:00, 08/14/2019

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."...
23:24, 08/14/2019

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....
23:24, 08/14/2019

WeWork warns it may have violated the Securities Act when its CEO gave interviews in May CEO Adam Neumann gave interviews to Business Insider and Axios in May, just months before WeWork's S-1 became public, which may violate the SEC's quiet period rules....
23:24, 08/14/2019

Chinese tech giant apologizes for saying typhoon killed 99 million people China’s largest video streaming giant Tencent Video on Wednesday apologized for saying Typhoon Lekima killed everyone in Shandong, a province which has about 99 million people....
23:48, 08/14/2019

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....
00:36, 08/15/2019

Why vain young men aren’t eating their fruits and veggies We didn’t need a study to tell us that we’re not eating enough vegetables. However, understanding why people aren’t eating square meals may be a good place to start. Body-conscious y...
01:00, 08/15/2019

‘Substantial,’ expensive repairs of sabotaged Canadian Coast Guard vessel could take years: experts In November 2018, CCGS Corporal McLaren was cut from its moorings at a dockyard in Sambro, N.S., where it was meant to be undergoing a month-long refit....
01:00, 08/15/2019

Harry Reid: I wish Al Franken would run again Former Senate Democratic Leader Harry Reid said he wants to see former Sen. Al Franken (D-Minn.) return to public office after being forced out of Congress over allegations of sexual impropriety rough...
01:00, 08/15/2019

The Hazards of Joining WeWork's Community Increasing losses, murky financial metrics and touchy-feely sales pitches are hallmarks of the recent IPO boom. WeWork brings them together in one offering....
01:24, 08/15/2019

Nancy Pelosi warns 'no chance' of trade deal between US and UK if Brexit puts Good Friday agreement at risk US House Speaker Nancy Pelosi has said there is "no chance" of a US-UK trade deal passing through Congress if Brexit puts the Good Friday agreement at risk....
01:24, 08/15/2019

Couple’s Suit Over Parental Leave Is New Challenge to Big Law Firm Jones Day is accused of unlawfully dismissing a lawyer who questioned a gender disparity in its policies, and underpaying his wife when she worked there....
01:24, 08/15/2019

UPDATE 1-Brazil's JBS posts strong second quarter results, bolstered by Asian demand JBS SA, the world's largest meatpacker, on Wednesday reported net income of 2.184 billion reais ($539 million) in the second quarter, beating analysts' expectations as an outbreak of African swine fev...
01:48, 08/15/2019

Fund manager loses $1.8 billion in one day on Argentina bets: Financial Times Franklin Templeton fund manager Michael Hasenstab lost $1.8 billion on Monday due to the market slide in Argentina, according to the Financial Times....
01:48, 08/15/2019

Rookie Grisham's 3-run homer lifts Brewers over Twins, 6-5 Rookie Trent Grisham hit a three-run homer in the eighth inning, and the Milwaukee Brewers rallied to beat the Minnesota Twins 6-5       ...
02:12, 08/15/2019

Cincinnati Bengals vs. Washington Redskins preseason game: Streaming info, what to watch Here's everything you need to know as the Cincinnati Bengals play the Washington Redskins in an NFL preseason game Thursday night.       ...
02:12, 08/15/2019

Little League World Series team accused of stealing signs Barrington (Rhode Island) Little League made the Little League World Series, and the team it beat to get there says it cheated to do it. After Barrington beat Goffstown (New Hampshire) to win the New ...
02:36, 08/15/2019

Arron Banks jokes about Greta Thunberg and 'freak yachting accidents' MPs, celebrities and academics criticise ‘disgraceful’ comment by Brexit backer Arron Banks has been criticised after he appeared to wish harm upon Greta Thunberg as the 16-year-old activist set sail ...
02:36, 08/15/2019

U.S.-British trade pact won't pass Congress if Good Friday deal harmed: Pelosi There is no chance the U.S. Congress would approve a planned U.S.-British trade deal if Britain's exit from the European Union undermines the landmark 1998 Good Friday peace agreement for Northern Ire...
03:00, 08/15/2019

Judge eases security on accused CIA leaker Joshua Schulte Judge Paul Crotty ruled Wednesday that Schulte, an ex-CIA technician accused of slipping classified documents to Wikileaks, can now have monitored contact with non-immediate family members....
03:24, 08/15/2019

Owners of kitty swiped by nanny win custody — and have change of heart “We have no plans for euthanization at this time,” Julie Berman told The Post. “As long as he isn’t suffering we’ll continue to work on a treatment plan for him.”...
03:24, 08/15/2019

Blake Shelton says Gwen Stefani replacing Adam Levine on 'The Voice' helped save Season 17 Blake Shelton got candid about life on “The Voice” without former rival Adam Levine, noting that Gwen Stefani replacing the Maroon 5 singer has helped him cope....
03:24, 08/15/2019

Apex Legends Gets Some Very Nice Toys Weta, who in addition to being a special effects house are also a merch company, have a bunch of Apex Legends stuff coming out, ranging from little vinyl figures to more expensive statues....
05:00, 08/15/2019

Old Memes Are Better With Fire Emblem Characters The students in Fire Emblem: Three Houses are my children. They’re yours too, and so I’m sure you’ll agree that everything is better with our gaggle of rainbow-haired anime children in it. Even memes ...
05:00, 08/15/2019

Stacey Abrams is fighting voter suppression – but how widespread is it? Ten states – all with Republican-controlled legislatures – have strict voter ID laws in placeThe former lawmaker Stacey Abrams – who energized Democrats in Georgia with her near-miss run for governor ...
05:00, 08/15/2019

Nora Quoirin: autopsy yet to determine cause of death, say police French prosecutors open criminal investigation into London teenager’s death A postmortem of Nora Quoirin, the 15-year-old girl who went missing in the Malaysian jungle, has yet to determine a definiti...
05:00, 08/15/2019

White Mississippi sheriff calls lawmaker ‘worse than a black person’ in text White Mississippi Sheriff Jim Johnson made a racist remark in a text message, a public records request by a local newspaper reveals.        ...
05:00, 08/15/2019

The Southwest is sizzling: Here's where it is expected to hit 115 or more Scorching heat is blazing across the Southwest this week: Both Phoenix and Yuma expected to near 115 Wednesday and over the next few days.        ...
05:00, 08/15/2019

Zac Brown loses bid to limit public access to his home in Alaska Country singer Zac Brown asked to remove easements allowing access along his Alaska property, but the bid was rejected by a local planning commission.        ...
05:24, 08/15/2019

New Media chair Michael Reed shrugs off company’s stock flop New Media Investment chair and CEO Michael Reed told The Post he’s not concerned the stock has fallen by almost 25 percent since signing a deal to buy USA Today-owner Gannett. “Stock price is not an i...
05:48, 08/15/2019

Tennessee teens arrested after police find stolen guns in teddy bear Two Tennessee teenagers have been arrested after police found a large amount of drugs and four guns on Tuesday, including two that were hidden in a teddy bear, according to the Metropolitan Nashville ...
06:12, 08/15/2019

Barack Obama Shares His 2019 Summer Reading List As summer’s end approaches—bringing with it an end to the time for summer reads—former President Barack Obama has shared some of what he’s been reading this season. In his summ...
06:12, 08/15/2019

Come and See Game of Thrones’ The Mountain Lift Ed Sheeran Over His Head In the past, the sight of Gregor “The Mountain” Clegane lifting up a fellow Game of Thrones actor has frequently served as a cue for fans to cover their eyes. But during a weekend run-in w...
06:12, 08/15/2019

Festive Emilia Clarke Is Already Getting People in the Christmas Spirit The first trailer for Last Christmas is out, and people are already excited about how festive the Mother of Dragons looks in a romantic Christmas comedy. Emilia Clarke stars in the movie as Kate, a do...
06:12, 08/15/2019

Max Yasgur Rented Out His Farm for Woodstock. His Neighbors Sued Him He may not have been as hip as Jimi Hendrix, but Max Yasgur played as important a role in the original Woodstock, which took place 50 years ago, beginning Aug. 15, 1969. Woodstock’s organizers w...
06:12, 08/15/2019

Emiliano Sala was exposed to carbon monoxide before plane crashed, investigators say Argentine footballer Emiliano Sala and his pilot were exposed to high levels of carbon monoxide inside the cockpit of their plane before it crashed into the English Channel in January, investigators s...
06:36, 08/15/2019

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.        ...
06:36, 08/15/2019

|Moyovs.OldMutual:5reasonswhythecorporatewarfarecontinues The Gauteng High Court in Johannesburg will on Friday hear round two of the legal battle between on-and-off again Old Mutual CEO Peter Moyo and the company. This time about whether he can in fact be r...
07:00, 08/15/2019

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....
07:24, 08/15/2019

How the Invention of Spreadsheet Software Unleashed Wall Street on the World In 2010, a pair of researchers published a controversial economics paper. It was cited by UK politicians to justify austerity measures that sparked economic and employment crises, and anti-austerity p...
07:24, 08/15/2019

Poorer kids may have less shade in their schoolyards (Reuters Health) - Elementary schools with the greatest proportions of poor children may have the least amount of shade in their schoolyards where kids spend their recess, a new U.S. study finds....
08:12, 08/15/2019

China raises pollution violations at Minmetals rare earth unit: Xinhua State-owned China Minmetals has failed to rectify a series of pollution offences at its rare earth production unit despite being ordered to do so, the Xinhua news agency reported on Thursday, citing t...
08:36, 08/15/2019

WeWork files for IPO, shows $900 million loss in first half of year WeWork joined the ranks of Uber and other money-losing startups Wednesday when it revealed it’s bleeding cash ahead of an IPO. The parent company of WeWork, the $47 billion landlord for upscale co-wor...
08:36, 08/15/2019

After trade from Celtics to Suns, Aron Baynes lists Mass. manse Aron Baynes, a former Celtic now playing for the Phoenix Suns, is listing his home in Newton, Mass., for $1.69 million. The newly renovated home at 18 Walnut Park is smart-wired and includes 12-foot c...
08:36, 08/15/2019

Triathlon changes add to Tokyo 2020's heat headache The International Triathlon Union's decision to reduce the distance of the run segment in Thursday's women's Olympics qualifying event because of heat concerns is the latest setback for Tokyo 2020 org...
09:00, 08/15/2019

Jürgen Klopp praises Liverpool hero Adrián after Super Cup penalty heroics • Spanish goalkeeper saves Tammy Abraham kick in shootout• ‘He put in an incredible performance,’ says KloppJürgen Klopp praised the contribution of Adrián, Liverpool’s new goalkeeper, after watching ...
09:00, 08/15/2019

Celtic’s Champions League exit a warning to Rangers, says Steven Gerrard • Celtic eliminated after 4-3 defeat to Cluj at Parkhead• Rangers face FC Midtjylland in Europa League on ThursdaySteven Gerrard has said that Celtic’s Champions League exit should be a warning to his...
09:00, 08/15/2019

Chevy Once Designed An Amphibious Jeep Competitor Out Of The Corvair Prior to Ralph Nader’s book panning the Corvair, Unsafe at Any Speed, Chevrolet already had a plan to help make Corvairs unsafe, by placing them in contexts where they’d be shot at: war. Yes, in 1963,...
09:48, 08/15/2019

'We Have Finished the Book in Season 2,' Says Sacred Games Writer Sacred Games writer Varun Grover on finishing the book in season 2, making changes, and trying to be more philosophical. Directors Anurag Kashyap and Neeraj Ghaywan reflect on the direction of Sacred....
10:12, 08/15/2019

Apple’s 2019 flagships could be the iPhone 11 Pro and Pro Max Apple’s iPhone names have been a little weird lately. First, the company skipped the iPhone 9 altogether, simultaneously releasing the iPhone 8 and iPhone X. Then there was the iPhone XS, which tempte...
10:36, 08/15/2019

Todd Chrisley's Son Kyle Reveals They're No Longer Estranged and Offers Support Amid Indictment Todd Chrisley has found an unlikely supporter in his formerly estranged son, Kyle Chrisley. Despite years of conflict between the Chrisley patriarch and the 27-year-old, the pair have......
10:36, 08/15/2019

Upcoming GoPro Hero8 action cams shown off in new leaked images GoPro has become a name synonymous with action cameras and, historically, each year the company has launched a new range of its superb snappers in September. The GoPro Hero6 Black arrived late Septemb...
10:36, 08/15/2019

Lonzo Ball told LaVar Ball that Big Baller Brand is 'demolished' LaVar Ball insists that Big Baller Brand is still a thing. Lonzo Ball, however, does not appear to be in denial about BBB's situation.       ...
11:00, 08/15/2019

World Cup champion USWNT's equal pay talks with U.S. Soccer Federation break down The U.S. women's national soccer team is "sorely disappointed" no agreement was reached in mediation talks with the U.S. Soccer Federation.       ...
11:00, 08/15/2019

US moves to block release of Iranian vessel in Gibraltar Court decision on fate of Grace 1, which was seized by UK Royal Marines, due on ThursdayThe US has applied to seize an Iranian tanker in Gibraltar commandeered by British Royal Marines in the Mediterr...
12:12, 08/15/2019

Invader Zim is back, still yelling in Netflix's Enter The Florpus trailer Anyone worried that Jhonen Vasquez had lost his grip for demented, self-absorbed, massively idiotic characters (or voice actor Richard Horvitz his capacity for ear-splitting shrillness) over the years...
12:36, 08/15/2019

Kyrgios smashes rackets and calls umpire 'a tool' in angry defeat "Nick Kyrgios was left furious as he smashed two rackets and called the umpire \"a tool\" in a bad-tempered defeat to Karen Khachanov at the Cincinnati Masters."...
12:36, 08/15/2019

This Is the Holy Grail of Weighted Blankets We love these products, and we hope you do too. E! has affiliate relationships, so we may get a small share of the revenue from your purchases. Items are sold by the retailer, not......
12:36, 08/15/2019

Echo Fox loses its pro 'League of Legends' franchise spot Riot Games has announced that it will cut Echo Fox from its League of Legends Championship Series (LCS) after an incident of racism by a member of its ownership group went unaddressed. As part of an a...
13:24, 08/15/2019

French child protection group calls on prosecutors to open investigation into Jeffrey Epstein's activities in France Stephanie Keith/Getty Images A French child protection group stepped up pressure on Tuesday for prosecutors to open an investigation into the activities in France of disgraced financier Jeffrey Epste...
13:24, 08/15/2019

As wedding costs add up, millennials are having a hard time budgeting for the season Forty-one percent of millennials have considered skipping a wedding because they couldn't afford, but saving money on travel and gifts can help.       ...
13:49, 08/15/2019

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...
13:49, 08/15/2019

'Lennox is a clown' - Joshua hits back at criticism "Anthony Joshua has hit back at criticism from Lennox Lewis, labelling the former undisputed heavyweight champion \"a clown\" over past criticism of him."...
13:49, 08/15/2019

'What Kaepernick did was patriotic' - USA basketball coach Popovich "USA basketball coach Gregg Popovich has come out in praise of Colin Kaepernick, whose stand against racial injustice in America cost him his NFL career."...
13:49, 08/15/2019

Sleater-Kinney: The Centre Won't Hold review | Ben Beaumont-Thomas's album of the week (Mom + Pop)Drummer Janet Weiss has left the band since recording this St Vincent-produced album – but their songwriting suggests they can weather anythingIn WB Yeats’ most famous line, “things fall ap...
13:49, 08/15/2019

Remainers will do anything to stop Brexit, except install Corbyn as PM. Why? | Rafael Behr Many believe a Corbyn-led government of national unity is as toxic as Brexit itself. But MPs’ options are running outBrexiters stop at nothing to get what they want and remainers stop at everything. T...
14:12, 08/15/2019

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....
14:12, 08/15/2019

Actually using 45W fast charging on the Galaxy Note 10+ might be a real pain The Galaxy Note 10 phones come with faster charging speeds than almost all Samsung phones to date. That’s 25W wired charging that proved to be even quicker in real-life tests than 30W charging s...
14:37, 08/15/2019

Referee Frappart praised over top Uefa match Stephanie Frappart's display earns widespread praise after she became the first female referee to officiate a major men's European match in the Super Cup....
15:02, 08/15/2019

US STOCKS-Futures rise in choppy trading, Walmart up on upbeat earnings U.S. stock index futures turned positive in volatile trading on Thursday, as investors digested conflicting reports on U.S.-China trade dispute, while a jump in retail giant Walmart's shares helped di...
15:24, 08/15/2019

Zimbabwe rights groups say six activists abducted, beaten ahead of protests Six Zimbabwean political activists were abducted from their homes at night and beaten by armed men this week, ahead of planned street demonstrations by the main opposition party, a coalition of rights...
15:24, 08/15/2019

Malaysia to question Indian Islamic preacher over remarks on religion Malaysian authorities will summon Indian Islamic preacher Zakir Naik for questioning after he allegedly made racially sensitive remarks in the multi-ethnic nation, the government said on Thursday....
15:24, 08/15/2019

|USCEOsearn278timesmorethantheirworkers:study The top executives at large US companies are paid 278 times more than their company's workers and the gap continues to widen, according to a study published Wednesday....
15:26, 08/15/2019

Meghalaya Chief Minister Praises Supreme Court Verdict On Coal Mining Meghalaya Chief Minister Conrad K Sangma on Thursday praised as "people's victory" the Supreme Court directive to lift the National Green Tribunal ban on coal mining and said the verdict has upheld......
15:26, 08/15/2019

No, a European-style health system isn’t the answer As candidates for the 2020 Democratic nomination present their visions for “Medicare for all,” politicians on both sides of the aisle are increasingly looking to imitate Europe’s health systems to low...
15:48, 08/15/2019

Google Assistant can now remind your lazy housemate to do the washing up If you share your home with others, chances are that you regularly text them reminders, whether that's taking out the trash or picking up some bread on their way home from work. That can get...
15:48, 08/15/2019

Woodstock: How a farmer, four promoters and one couple embody the spirit of the festival To celebrate the 50th anniversary of Woodstock, we take a look back at the farmer, promoters and people who embodied the iconic festival.        ...
16:12, 08/15/2019

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....
16:36, 08/15/2019

Japan’s Emperor Naruhito Expresses ‘Deep Remorse’ in a World War II Anniversary Speech (TOKYO) — Emperor Naruhito expressed “deep remorse” over Japan’s role in World War II in his first appearance at the annual ceremony marking the end of the hostilities. The 59-...
16:36, 08/15/2019

Bruce Lee's daughter: Tarantino should 'shut up' about my dad in his film Bruce Lee's daughter says Quentin Tarantino should "shut up" or "apologise" after he defended his depiction of the martial arts legend in his new film....
17:00, 08/15/2019

Minnesota man whose wife died after meth-fueled 'death party' is sentenced The Minnesota man who held a meth-fueled "death party" with his dying wife — during which officials say she died of an overdose — was sentenced on Monday....
17:48, 08/15/2019

Jeffrey Epstein reportedly appeared positive before death, told lawyer he'd see him soon Accused sex trafficker Jeffrey Epstein was reportedly upbeat and optimistic — or, alternatively, "delusional" — during his final hours alive, with officials contending Epstein gave no indication he'd ...
17:48, 08/15/2019

UPDATE 1-US money fund deposits surged by $202 bln in past 3 months U.S. money-market fund deposits surged by about $202 billion during the past three months, the strongest showing in at least a decade, research firm Morningstar Inc said on Thursday....
17:48, 08/15/2019

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....
17:48, 08/15/2019

Data Errors Plague Stock Traders in Volatile Week Volatile stock markets, recession fears and the U.S.-China trade fight have traders on edge. Now, they are grappling with another problem: garbled data....
18:12, 08/15/2019

FDA proposes new graphic warnings to display on cigarette packs Congress instructed the FDA to require graphic warnings on cigarettes as part of the 2009 Tobacco Control Act. The tobacco industry successfully fought the initial labels, forcing the FDA to try again...
18:12, 08/15/2019

Dacia Duster gains new 1.0-litre three-cylinder engine News 15 Aug, 2019 The Dacia Duster gains a new, more efficient entry-level TCe 100 engine, set to replace larger outgoing 1.6-litre petrol...
18:36, 08/15/2019

Israel Blocks Visit by Ilhan Omar, Rashida Tlaib Israel barred Reps. Rashida Tlaib and Ilhan Omar from entering the country following pressure from President Trump, who said allowing them entry “would show great weakness.”...
18:36, 08/15/2019

What in the World Is Going on With These 'Amazon Ambassadors'? Last night, a deeply strange thing happened after a Twitter user responded to a fairly innocuous August 1 tweet from Amazon offering up free tours at a “fulfillment center” to see what the “warehouses...
19:00, 08/15/2019

Andrew and Fergie: is a conscious recoupling of convenience on the cards? The Duchess of York’s Instagram is abuzz with her exploits, but despite the lurid rumours dogging Andrew, it’s still Meghan getting most of the royal flakAre Prince Andrew and Duchess Fergie conscious...
19:00, 08/15/2019

Kremlin lauds 'heroes' who landed plane in cornfield after gull strike Pilots to get state awards for safe landing outside Moscow having collided with flock of birdsThe Kremlin has lauded two Russian pilots as heroes and said they would be given state awards after they l...
19:00, 08/15/2019

DOJ employee is accused of helping her son and the Bloods intimidate informants The Department of Justice says one of its own "repeatedly" helped the Bloods street gang protect its interests by identifying and exposing informants and cooperating witnesses....
19:24, 08/15/2019

Watch live: President Donald Trump speaks at campaign stop in New Hampshire President Donald Trump will hit the campaign trail again Thursday in New Hampshire, where the second primary vote for his Democratic challengers will be held in six months....
19:24, 08/15/2019

U.S. fails in last-minute bid to seize Iranian oil supertanker The United States applied to seize an Iranian oil supertanker impounded in Gibraltar. The ship has been released.        ...
19:48, 08/15/2019

High school athlete dies after workout drill in extreme heat A 16-year-old girl in Georgia died after running an outdoors conditioning drill at her high school as temperatures reached a scorching 100 degrees, according to new reports. Imani Bell, a junior baske...
19:48, 08/15/2019

Trump: Israel shouldn’t let Ilhan Omar, Rashida Tlaib visit ​President Trump called on Israel to bar an upcoming visit by progressive Congresswomen Ilhan Omar and Rashida Tlaib because of their support for an international boycott of ​the ​​Jewish state. ̶...
19:48, 08/15/2019

Jeremy Corbyn calls for anti-Brexit coalition to oust government, install him as temporary PM U.K.’s top left-winger is calling for anti-Brexit members of the governing Conservative Party to back him in ousting new Prime Minister Boris Johnson – and install him as a temporary replacement to th...
19:48, 08/15/2019

Tennessee to execute 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 coworker more than 30 years ago is set to be executed in Tennessee on Thursday....
20:12, 08/15/2019

U.S. presidential candidate Cory Booker proposes office to fight white supremacy U.S. Senator Cory Booker on Thursday said he would create a White House office to combat white supremacy and hate crimes if elected, becoming the latest Democratic presidential candidate to call for a...
20:12, 08/15/2019

GE shares fall on report alleging its finances are worse than disclosed General Electric shares fell as much as 15% on Thursday after fraud investigator Harry Markopolos, who blew the whistle on Bernard Madoff's Ponzi scheme, said GE was concealing deep financial problem...
20:36, 08/15/2019

Ryanair expects minimal disruption from planned strikes Ryanair expects minimal cancellations with affected passengers flying out at different times if pilots in Britain and Ireland go ahead with a two-day strike next week, the airline's chief people offi...
20:36, 08/15/2019

Ruiz wants Joshua rematch in New York, Hearn warns of legal action World heavyweight champion Andy Ruiz Jr. has said he would like his title rematch with Anthony Joshua in December to be in New York instead of Saudi Arabia as announced....
21:00, 08/15/2019

Is the Dell XPS 13 the best Windows laptop around? Very little sums up Devindra Hardawar's feelings about the Dell XPS 13 better than the first sentence of his review: It's "pretty much the best Windows ultraportable around, and you should b...
21:24, 08/15/2019

US Homeland Security Committee subpoenas 8chan owner The House Committee on Homeland Security has subpoenaed 8chan owner Jim Watkins to testify before congress after the site was linked to a deadly mass shooting in El Paso. "At least three acts of deadl...
21:24, 08/15/2019

Dating app Ship lets friends find your matches Dating apps are mostly a solitary effort, with users swiping on prospective soulmates from the comfort of their own couch. Ship, a dating app that lets single people involve friends in the matchmaking...
21:24, 08/15/2019

Israel bars visit by U.S. Democratic lawmakers Ilhan Omar and Rashida Tlaib Israel will bar a visit by U.S. Democratic Congresswomen Rashida Tlaib and Ilhan Omar, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said on Thursday, shortly after U.S. President Donald Trump called on Israel no...
21:24, 08/15/2019

U.S. House Speaker Pelosi urges Israel to reverse decision to block lawmakers' visit U.S. House of Representatives Speaker Nancy Pelosi said on Thursday Israel's decision to block a visit to the country by Democratic congresswomen Ilhan Omar and Rashida Tlaib was "deeply disappointing...
21:24, 08/15/2019

Lib Dems urged to back Corbyn as interim PM to stop no-deal Brexit Party finds itself isolated after opposition figures – and some Tories – say they would back Labour planThe Liberal Democrats are under growing pressure to back Jeremy Corbyn as a caretaker prime mini...
21:48, 08/15/2019

Nora Quoirin died of starvation after week in jungle, investigators believe Police say no evidence of kidnapping in case of London teenager who disappeared from eco-resort on 3 AugustThe autopsy of Nora Quoirin, the 15-year-old who went missing in the Malaysian jungle, has co...
21:48, 08/15/2019

Pete Carroll is the NFL’s oldest head coach. You wouldn’t know it by watching him. The league’s coaches keep getting younger, but Carroll’s message of positivity – complete with pickup basketball and dance-offs – is still at work for the Seahawks....
22:12, 08/15/2019

Mozambique peace-accord signing featured Civilization IV’s theme song Mozambique's major political factions played "Baba Yetu," the theme song from Civilization IV, while signing an agreement to end military hostilities.Read More...
22:12, 08/15/2019

How Hungary’s stars left their football mark with Olympic success | Jonathan Wilson In an extract from a new book Jonathan Wilson recalls the journey of Hungary’s Golden Squad, inspired by Ferenc Puskás, to glory in 1952It would be wrong to assume that Ferenc Puskás, just because he ...
22:36, 08/15/2019

This Sony and Sennheiser headphone bundle will change the way you listen to music This headphone bundle from Drop features not one, but two industry-leading pairs of headphones, by Sony and Sennheiser.       ...
22:36, 08/15/2019

UPDATE 1-U.S. Treasury, investment-grade and money funds attract $15 bln in risk-aversion week Investors rushed into their favorite safe-haven assets such as Treasuries, investment-grade corporate bonds and money market funds in the latest week, which was marked by rising tensions over the U.S....
22:36, 08/15/2019

Three more humanitarian workers killed in Syria, with civilian death toll ‘rising every day’ An attack in the south of Syria’s restive Idlib province that led to the deaths of a paramedic, an ambulance driver and a rescue worker, were added to the grim total on Thursday of more than 500 civil...
22:36, 08/15/2019

Danny McBride’s ‘The Righteous Gemstones’ pokes fun at evangelists Danny McBride talks church, kubatons and satire ahead of his new HBO series 'The Righteous Gemstones."        ...
22:36, 08/15/2019

Horoscopes Help Solve Homicides in a Thrilling Murder Mystery In an isolated Polish village, Big Foot has been found dead. No, not that Big Foot. In Olga Tokarczuk’s newly translated novel, Drive Your Plow Over the Bones of the Dead, eccentric 60-something...
23:00, 08/15/2019

| Activists 'abducted' ahead of Zimbabwe protests: rights groups At least six opposition and rights activists were abducted and tortured by unidentified assailants in Zimbabwe ahead of planned protests against worsening economic problems, rights groups charged Thur...
23:00, 08/15/2019

Phillies vs. Cubs: Drew Smyly will stymie Chicago A woman claiming to be an Iowa college student asked Joe Biden how many genders there are. Tough spot for Fossil Fuel Joe who said, “There are at least three.” When the woman followed up with can you ...
23:00, 08/15/2019

Team USA basketball embarrassed by Jeff Van Gundy-led Select Team Maybe Jeff Van Gundy should be coaching the US men’s basketball team. Because Team USA, led by Spurs legend Gregg Popovich, appears to be in big trouble two weeks before the FIBA World Cup. In a...
23:00, 08/15/2019

Judge dismisses order of protection against Giants’ Kamrin Moore in assault case A New Jersey judge dismissed an order of protection in favor of a woman who accused New York Giants player Kam Moore of cold-cocking her, then stomping on her neck — a sign that the case against...
23:00, 08/15/2019

S&P 500 Index: Clear Signs of an "Ebbing Ebullience" Investor psychology drives stock market prices. So, it pays to study sentiment measures. This chart shows two sentiment measures that warned of the current stock market sell-off in early July....
23:24, 08/15/2019

Bolsonaro: Merkel should use money to reforest Germany Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro says Germany should focus on its own environmental challenges as the far-right leader fires back at criticism of his policies...
23:48, 08/15/2019

Norway stops Amazon fund contribution in dispute with Brazil Norway has suspended donations supporting projects to curb deforestation in Brazil after the country's right-wing government blocked operations of a fund receiving the aid, the Norwegian ministry of c...
00:12, 08/16/2019

NASA picks Alabama site as HQ for human moon lander program -sources The head of NASA is set to announce plans on Friday to name the U.S. space agency's Marshall Space Flight Center in Alabama as headquarters for its human lunar lander program, signaling progress in it...
00:36, 08/16/2019

Government's shift to relax shale gas fracking safeguards condemned Environment groups fear possibly ‘weakened’ earthquake risk rules after report on Cuadrilla drillingEnvironmental groups have voiced fears that the government is preparing to row back on fracking regu...
00:36, 08/16/2019

Alabama fan who killed Auburn trees not paying up The Alabama fan who pleaded guilty to poisoning oak trees at Auburn University's Toomer's Corner has not been making court-ordered payments.       ...
00:36, 08/16/2019

Winning triathletes disqualified for holding hands to cross finish line British triathletes Jessica Learmonth and Georgia Taylor-Brown were disqualified for holding hands as they crossed the finish line together.       ...
00:36, 08/16/2019

NFL Players Association sends 'work stoppage guide' with financial advice for players The NFL Players' Association released a memo detailing the steps players should take to prepare for the potential of a work stoppage in 2021.       ...
00:36, 08/16/2019

Nick Kyrgios continues feud with chair umpire, smashes two rackets in hallway, is fined $113,000 Fiery tennis player Nick Kyrgios had several choice words for chair umpire Fergus Murphy, who has drawn Kyrgios' ire before.       ...
00:36, 08/16/2019

Tennessee dealing with uncertainty on both sides of line Tennessee still has plenty of questions to answer on offensive and defensive lines with season opener approaching       ...
00:36, 08/16/2019

Dayton gunman had drugs in his system during mass shooting, coroner says The gunman in Dayton who killed nine people had cocaine, an antidepressant and alcohol in his system during the mass shooting, a coroner said Thursday....
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Privacy watchdog investigating King's Cross facial recognition system The UK data and privacy watchdog has said it is launching an investigation into the use of facial recognition cameras at King's Cross in central London....
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As investor confidence crumbles, the Fed can act to stave off a recession: Cramer "If bond yields keep plummeting, it might not matter. We'll scare ourselves right out of this terrific multi-year expansion, for certain," Jim Cramer says....
01:24, 08/16/2019

Actor Michael Madsen pleads no contest to DUI “Reservoir Dogs” actor Michael Madsen has pleaded no contest to misdemeanor drunken driving after crashing his SUV into a pole in Malibu, California, in March...
01:48, 08/16/2019

Capital One Cyber Staff Raised Concerns Before Hack Before a giant data breach, Capital One employees raised concerns within the company about what they saw as high turnover in its cybersecurity unit and a failure to promptly install some software to s...
02:12, 08/16/2019

Honda: Kvyat Germany podium was reward for Toro Rosso's '18 efforts Honda thinks Daniil Kvyat's shock German Grand Prix podium rewarded the Toro Rosso Formula 1 team's willingness last year to help the engine manufacturer prepare for its Red Bull switch...
02:36, 08/16/2019

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....
02:36, 08/16/2019

Kentucky told schools to display the motto 'In God We Trust.' One district framed $1 bills A new state law requires Kentucky public schools to display the motto "In God We Trust." One district has responded with framed copies of a $1 bill.        ...
02:36, 08/16/2019

California mother sues Los Angeles school district, alleges son suffered brain damage after bullying attack A California mother is suing a Los Angeles school district, alleging that her son's middle school didn't do enough to protect him from being bullied.        ...
02:36, 08/16/2019

Trump floats personal meeting with China’s Xi Jinping to resolve the Hong Kong crisis ‘humanely’ PERSONAL MEETING?: With Chinese paramilitary forces massing on the border with Hong Kong and the trade war with China sending U.S. markets into a tailspin, President Trump is praising Chinese Presiden...
02:36, 08/16/2019

Ohio's Frank Solich on pace to become MAC's winningest coach Ohio coach Frank Solich is approaching his 75th birthday, looking and sounding as if he has no plans to slow down anytime soon       ...
03:00, 08/16/2019

Illinois issued warning after Heartland virus found in ticks Residents in Illinois are being warned after ticks collected in the state tested positive for the Heartland virus, a rare illness that nearly always requires patients to be hospitalized....
03:00, 08/16/2019

US health officials push for graphic warning labels on cigarettes US health officials are making a new attempt at adding graphic images to cigarette packets to discourage and Americans from lighting up. If successful, it would be the first change to US cigarette war...
03:00, 08/16/2019

There Should Be Appeal Courts In All 4 Regions: Attorney General Attorney General KK Venugopal on Thursday expressed concern over the long pending criminal and civil appeals in courts and said there should be an intermediate court of appeal between the Supreme......
03:24, 08/16/2019

GLOBAL MARKETS-Asia stocks nurse losses, bonds hold huge gains Asian shares were heading for weekly losses on Friday as conflicting messages on the Sino-U.S. trade war only added to worries for the global economy, while talk of aggressive central bank stimulus dr...
03:24, 08/16/2019

Eyeing offshore discovery, Suriname's state oil company plans bond sale Suriname's state-owned oil company is planning a bond sale next year to finance offshore oil exploration, its chief executive said on Thursday, as it seeks to capitalize on growing hype over neighbori...
03:24, 08/16/2019

Signing the ‘Game of Thrones’ creators is a very risky bet for Netflix, and here’s why Any Emmys that David Benioff and Dan Weiss collect next month during the 71st annual Primetime Emmy Awards ceremony for their work shepherding HBO’s Game of Thrones into the international blockb...
03:24, 08/16/2019

4 Your Health: Updated guidelines for managing chronic migraine in kids and teens Surgeons in Michigan say a statewide effort that reduces opioid prescribing has been successful without increasing patients’ pain. In just one year, 43 hospitals cut the number of pills they pre...
03:48, 08/16/2019

TUSD teacher vacancies continue to drop TUCSON – Students are back in school this week in the Tucson Unified School District, and for the third year in a row, the number of teacher vacancies has dropped. Of the nearly 3,000 teachers in TUSD...
03:48, 08/16/2019

Trial set for 82-year-old charged in bank robbery in Tucson PHOENIX (AP) — An Oct. 8 trial has been scheduled for an 82-year-old man charged with bank robbery in the January 2018 holdup of a Tucson credit union. Robert Krebs has pleaded not guilty to the feder...
03:48, 08/16/2019

Plane carrying Dale Earnhardt Jr and family crashes in Tennessee Retired driver hospitalized with minor injuries after crashEarnhardt was traveling with wife, daughter and two pilotsSister of Nascar legend says “everyone is safe” in statementAn airplane carrying re...
03:48, 08/16/2019

‘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...
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