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What is the backstop - and how could PM try to solve the conundrum?

Boris Johnson came to office pledging to ditch the Irish border backstop - the controversial arrangement in the Brexit deal negotiated by Theresa May that she failed to g...

What is the backstop - and how could PM try to solve the conundrum?

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Brexit: Merkel suggests changes to political declaration could solve backstop problem - live news Rolling coverage of the day’s political developments as they happen 6.21pm BST A reader has been in touch to explain the German phrase that Boris Johnson used during the press conference that seemed t...
19:24, 08/21/2019

Germany's Syria conundrum What is Germany willing to do to stabilize Syria? Will it prolong its anti-IS mandate? How does its large Syrian community affect matters? Ahead of the mandate's expiration, German lawmakers are debat...
01:24, 09/04/2019

The Callum Smith conundrum Callum Smith is a WBA super-middleweight champion and arguably the UK's best fighter yet currently finds himself in limbo, writes Elliot Worsell The post The Callum Smith conundrum appeared first on B...
19:24, 09/03/2019

An AI privacy conundrum? The neural net knows more than it says What is output by a neural network, such as an image classifier, is only a small portion of what the network in a sense "knows" about the data. And the prospect that the network is retaining sensitive...
02:00, 08/20/2019

Tennis Legends: The French fan conundrum "Eurosport\u0027s tennis legends - John McEnroe, Boris Becker and Mats Wilander - discuss how to improve the attendances on the show courts at Roland Garros."...
14:12, 06/04/2019

Islanders facing an Anders Lee conundrum The assumption was that Islanders team president Lou Lamoriello would not have approved naming Anders Lee captain if there wasn’t an understanding on a new contract for the 28-year-old Minnesotan. Wel...
06:12, 05/06/2019

Payments: India’s cash conundrum The argument that India will be the first cashless society doesn’t take into account the country’s most vulnerable people and the cultural attachment to cash....
20:24, 04/28/2019

Election spending’s trickle-down conundrum Here’s the ironic thing about next year’s presidential election: The economy will be boosted by the flood of campaign money being spent at a time when the 26 Democrats running for president want the e...
09:48, 08/01/2019

Saudi Energy Conundrum Deepens With Gas Deal Saudi Arabia has finally found a deal that makes sense. After forays into Uber and WeWork, state-controlled oil giant Saudi Aramco has lined up a deal to buy liquefied natural gas from U.S. utility Se...
20:00, 05/30/2019

The ‘Booksmart’ Conundrum: Are Women Not Allowed to Fail? Poor box office the first weekend led to controversy over the Olivia Wilde-directed comedy. But as it heads into Week 2, is it being held to an unfair standard?...
23:36, 05/30/2019

Where Jets may turn next as kicker conundrum continues Taylor Bertolet had the locker closest to the door Thursday night in the Jets’ locker room. As he got dressed, reporters gathered around and a few teammates offered him encouragement on their way out....
20:00, 08/17/2019

The cord cutting conundrum: What consumers won’t pay for content You’ll subscribe to seven or eight different services, you’ll pay over a hundred bucks a month when you’d budgeted twenty, and you’ll like it. That prediction has never been right....
16:36, 08/01/2019

How fantasy owners can best fix their Lamar Miller conundrum Some bang-bang plays are exciting. Others are just dreary. The news of Andrew Luck’s retirement broke Saturday in close proximity to word that Lamar Miller had suffered a significant knee injury. It w...
20:12, 08/26/2019

Rangers’ Artemi Panarin conundrum is deeper than money There is no debate whether Artemi Panarin’s addition would make the Rangers a better and more entertaining team this coming season, and at least for a handful of years after that. He would. The 27-yea...
10:12, 07/01/2019

Decision time coming for Rangers’ salary-cap conundrum The devil is in the details, and the time for decisions is drawing closer. After non-stop offseason action for most of the past month, the Rangers are once again on the verge of having to make difficu...
21:36, 07/25/2019

Ole Gunnar Solskjær and the credibility conundrum at Manchester United Sceptics in the squad doubt the manager’s tactics and coaching but is it wise to assume he is out of his depth?Ole Gunnar Solskjær asked to be judged on this season and, four matches in, his credibili...
21:36, 09/13/2019

Ineos facing Tour de France leadership conundrum Ineos's Egan Bernal and Geraint Thomas are ideally-placed at the Tour de France to turn up the pressure on yellow-jersey holder Julian Alaphilippe, but the British team are facing a leadership conundr...
03:12, 07/26/2019

Glencore's Congo tragedy highlights security conundrum for miners The deaths of 43 illegal miners at a Glencore facility in Congo last week highlighted a growing challenge for mining companies struggling to secure sites from small-scale prospectors digging for cobal...
10:36, 06/30/2019

CORRECTED-Glencore's Congo tragedy highlights security conundrum for miners The deaths of 43 illegal miners at a Glencore facility in Congo last week highlighted a growing challenge for mining companies struggling to secure sites from small-scale prospectors digging for cobal...
21:48, 06/30/2019

Common agricultural standards only part of Brexit border conundrum, Ireland says Recognising common agricultural standards across the island of Ireland is just one element in seeking any new solution over how to keep the border between Ireland and Northern Ireland open after Brexi...
01:00, 09/04/2019

Conflict Conundrum: Rahul Dravid Asked To Depose Before Ethics Officer BCCI ethics officer DK Jain has asked cricketing great and NCA head Rahul Dravid to depose in Mumbai on September 26 over the conflict of interest allegations levelled against him....
15:00, 08/26/2019

Autocar confidential: Porsche's colour conundrum, Renault hatches a plan and more Could the Renault Twingo be reborn? Our reporters empty their notebooks to round up a week in gossip from across the automotive industry In this week's round-up of automotive news bites, we hear why...
02:24, 08/06/2019

The Mueller conundrum facing House Democrats: What to do with a reluctant special counsel? Democratic lawmakers say special counsel Robert S. Mueller III has a duty to testify in public — but there is not consensus about how far to go in pursuing his testimony....
18:36, 06/01/2019

Emilia Clarke Reacts to Game of Thrones' Daenerys Targaryen Twist and "Moral Conundrum" Emilia Clarke, the woman who has brought Daenerys Targaryen to life for eight seasons of Game of Thrones, has something to say about the controversial penultimate episode. In "The......
21:12, 05/13/2019

Brexit: Did Merkel set a 30-day Irish backstop deadline? German Chancellor Angela Merkel's suggestion that Britain and the EU could find a solution to the Irish backstop in the next 30 days has "emboldened" British PM Boris Johnson. But should he really be ...
20:12, 08/22/2019

UK's Johnson set out possible solutions to Irish backstop: spokesman British Prime Minister Boris Johnson believes the Irish backstop must be abolished from the Brexit Withdrawal Agreement and set out possible solutions when he met his Irish counterpart Leo Varadkar ea...
19:12, 09/09/2019

EU's Juncker: No 'emotional attachment' to Brexit backstop One of the EU's most senior figures has said he has "no emotional attachment" to the part of the Brexit deal Britain is trying to get Brussels to remove. ...
10:24, 09/18/2019

Brexit: Irish PM says no backstop as bad for Ireland as no deal A Brexit deal without the Northern Ireland "backstop" clause is as much a threat to Ireland as a no-deal Brexit, Ireland's prime minister said on Saturday, adding that the European Union would not all...
13:48, 06/15/2019

UK's Johnson tells EU's Juncker that Brexit backstop must go Britain's new prime minister, Boris Johnson, told European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker on Thursday that the so-called Northern Irish backstop must be abolished to avoid a no-deal Brexit, ...
20:36, 07/25/2019

British leaders give EU possible alternatives to unsettled 'backstop' The British government detailed Thursday a possible alternative to the Irish "backstop" provision that's been at the heart of dissent among lawmakers and leaders who are trying to agree on a deal to l...
03:27, 09/20/2019

Ireland says too late to tweak controversial Brexit backstop It is too late to tweak the Irish "backstop" mechanism in Britain's EU withdrawal agreement, a senior Irish minister said on Wednesday after several candidates to replace British Prime Minister Theres...
18:12, 05/29/2019

Johnson refuses to meet EU leaders unless they scrap backstop Some supporters had hoped PM would tour capitals explaining alternatives to withdrawal agreementBoris Johnson is refusing to sit down for talks with EU leaders until they agree to ditch the Irish back...
19:00, 07/29/2019

Macron tells Johnson Brexit backstop is indispensable French president tells Boris Johnson he must present concrete proposals for UK exitEmmanuel Macron has described the Irish backstop as “indispensable” to a Brexit deal and urged Boris Johnson to set o...
19:00, 08/23/2019

Dutch PM Rutte: no easy alternative for Irish backstop Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte on Friday said he would be willing to listen to British Prime Minister Boris Johnson's alternative plans for the Irish backstop, but said there is no easy solution....
17:00, 08/23/2019

Johnson willing to give 'commitments' to avoid Brexit backstop Boris Johnson says he is willing to give the EU the "commitments" it needs that alternatives to the Northern Ireland backstop can be put into effect....
08:00, 08/20/2019

DUP leader meets Irish PM in Dublin to discuss backstop The leader of the Northern Ireland party whose support is crucial to Prime Minister Boris Johnson's government met with the Irish prime minister Leo Varadkar in Dublin on Wednesday evening, national b...
00:36, 09/19/2019

Johnson: Brexit backstop is 'terrible moral blackmail' Boris Johnson has told Conservative Party members the Irish border backstop is a "terrible moral blackmail" and represents the "incoherence" of the UK's Brexit strategy....
18:12, 07/02/2019

Boris Johnson willing to give 'commitments' to avoid backstop Boris Johnson says he is willing to give the EU the "commitments" it needs that alternatives to the Northern Ireland backstop can be put into effect....
02:48, 08/20/2019

UK's Johnson to EU: Let's replace backstop with commitment to alternative arrangements British Prime Minister Boris Johnson wrote to European Council President Donald Tusk on Monday to propose replacing the Irish backstop with a commitment to put in place alternative arrangements by the...
00:00, 08/20/2019

UK PM candidates set high bar for Brexit talks: no Irish backstop The two candidates vying to be Britain's next prime minister set a high bar on Monday for success in Brexit negotiations, saying that even a significant concession from the European Union on the Irish...
23:36, 07/15/2019

EU rejects Boris Johnson request to remove backstop Johnson says MPs who claim they can prevent no deal are to blame for hardline EU responseAll the day’s Brexit and politics news – live The European Union has rebuffed Boris Johnson’s attempts to tear ...
05:00, 08/21/2019

British PM remains opposed to Northern Ireland-only backstop: DUP British Prime Minister Boris Johnson told his Northern Ireland allies that he is opposed to the idea of a so-called Northern Ireland-only backstop to get a Brexit deal done, Democratic Unionist Party ...
21:24, 09/10/2019

Dublin warns Johnson and Hunt over Brexit backstop Boris Johnson and Jeremy Hunt have been warned the EU will not consider any changes to the Irish border backstop after the Tory leadership contenders hinted they would try and get it scrapped if they ...
23:36, 07/16/2019

Johnson courts Merkel after EU snubs backstop alternatives Boris Johnson will meet the German Chancellor Angela Merkel in Berlin this afternoon, just a day after she added her voice to EU scepticism about his "alternative arrangements" to the Irish ...
09:48, 08/21/2019

Home Secretary Sajid Javid: 'Ireland is key... I would renegotiate the backstop' The home secretary, Sajid Javid, insists that it is possible to renegotiate the UK's withdrawal agreement with the EU and, in particular, the Northern Irish backstop....
13:12, 06/02/2019

Johnson and Varadkar clash over Irish backstop in phone call Taoiseach tells new PM in first chat that EU will not scrap it as part of reopening Brexit talksThe latest political news – live updatesBoris Johnson and Leo Varadkar have clashed over the Irish backs...
18:12, 07/30/2019

EU expected to reject outright Johnson and Hunt's backstop plan Next PM will be told in ‘no uncertain terms’ that axing backstop amounts to no dealLatest political developments - live updatesBoris Johnson and Jeremy Hunt’s Brexit plan to axe the Irish border backs...
17:48, 07/16/2019

UK PM contender Johnson more radical on Irish Brexit backstop, lawmaker says Boris Johnson, the frontrunner to replace Theresa May as Britain's prime minister next week, has become more radical on the issue of the Irish backstop making the Brexit picture starker, Conservative ...
11:48, 07/16/2019

Boris Johnson: EU must scrap the backstop to avoid a no-deal Brexit After rebuff from Irish taoiseach, PM ready to blame ‘friends across the Channel’Boris Johnson has said it is for the EU to compromise to avoid a no-deal Brexit after his demands for the backstop to b...
00:36, 07/31/2019

UK PM Johnson tells EU: ditch backstop or face no-deal Brexit British Prime Minister Boris Johnson cautioned the European Union on Saturday that the "anti-democratic" Irish backstop must be ditched if they were to strike a Brexit divorce deal....
20:12, 07/27/2019

Brexit minister complains EU has offered no solutions to Irish backstop Exclusive: Stephen Barclay believes both UK and Brussels should propose alternativesLatest Brexit developments - live updatesThe Brexit secretary, Stephen Barclay, has complained to EU ambassadors tha...
14:24, 09/04/2019

UK PM Johnson holds Belfast talks on Brexit backstop riddle Britain's new Prime Minister Boris Johnson held talks in Northern Ireland on Wednesday in a bid to untangle an impasse over the Irish border "backstop" that has scuppered all efforts to secure an orde...
13:48, 07/31/2019

UK's Johnson says 'huge' progress made on Northern Irish backstop British Prime Minister Boris Johnson said huge progress had been made on resolving the Northern Irish backstop sticking point in Brexit talks, in a newspaper interview in which he likened himself to t...
23:36, 09/14/2019

EU's Juncker to PM Johnson: Britain must make proposals to replace backstop European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker told British Prime Minister Boris Johnson on Monday he must present workable proposals to replace the Brexit backstop in their stalled divorce deal, w...
15:48, 09/16/2019

No Brexit deal possible with Irish backstop still in place, says UK PM candidate Hunt Britain's foreign minister Jeremy Hunt, one of the two contenders to be the next prime minister, said it would be impossible to have a European Union withdrawal deal that included the current Irish ba...
23:24, 07/02/2019

British PM Johnson: Irish backstop must be abolished for a Brexit deal British Prime Minister Boris Johnson told the European Union on Thursday that the Irish border backstop would have to be struck out of the Brexit divorce agreement if there was to be an orderly exit w...
14:12, 07/25/2019

Brexit: Irish minister Creed says backstop cannot be time-limited Irish Minister for Agriculture Michael Creed on Wednesday repeated his government's position that no time limit can be set on the "backstop" in Britain's Withdrawal Agreement with the European Union....
13:48, 07/31/2019

California Lawmakers Give Utilities a Backstop on Wildfire Liability Legislators moved to create a fund to help cover claims from blazes caused by the companies’ equipment. The bill aimed to shore up investor confidence....
22:24, 07/11/2019

UK hits back at Brussels over leaked memo on backstop issues A leaked European Commission memo has said the latest draft proposals for a new Brexit deal "fall short of satisfying all the objectives of the Irish backstop"....
07:12, 09/21/2019

Donald Tusk rejects Boris Johnson request to remove backstop No 10 hits back at Tusk claim that those not proposing realistic alternatives in effect back re-establishing borderAll the day’s Brexit and politics news – live Donald Tusk has rejected Boris Johnson’...
19:00, 08/20/2019

Boris Johnson has no credible backstop replacement, says Irish deputy PM – video The tánaiste says Britain has not made credible proposals on replacing the Irish border backstop arrangement in Brexit talks. Simon Coveney, who is also Ireland's foreign minister, said any agreement ...
16:12, 08/30/2019

Ireland 'highly skeptical' of UK ideas for contentious Brexit backstop issue Ireland's finance minister warned that the country's government remains "highly skeptical" about proposals advocated by Britain's prime minister....
15:24, 09/10/2019

May's new Brexit offer retains Northern Irish backstop, nothing new on customs: paper British Prime Minister Theresa May's new Brexit offer to UK lawmakers retains the Northern Irish backstop and does not add anything new on customs arrangements, The Telegraph newspaper reported late o...
03:24, 05/20/2019

EU prods Britain towards Northern Ireland backstop to break Brexit deadlock The European Union has pressed Britain to give Northern Ireland special status within the bloc's trading orbit to unlock a Brexit deal, with Dublin promising a positive response should London shift it...
01:24, 09/13/2019

Exclusive: EU contests Johnson letter, says backstop only way to keep Irish border open - document The European Union "contests" British Prime Minister Boris Johnson's call for the Brexit backstop to be dropped and regrets his bid to scrap a "necessary, legally operative solution" to avoid erecting...
15:24, 08/20/2019

Macron firm on backstop as Brexit talks with British prime minister continue British Prime Minister Boris Johnson is meeting with French President Emmanuel Macron in Paris on Thursday to discuss a new deal for Britain to leave the European Union....
06:12, 08/23/2019

Show us viable backstop alternatives ASAP, Ireland's Coveney tells UK's Raab Irish Foreign Minister Simon Coveney urged his British counterpart on Friday to bring forward any viable alternatives to the backstop as soon as possible, his spokesman said following a 45-minute meet...
12:36, 08/30/2019

EU chief Jean-Claude Juncker open to replacing Irish backstop with 'operable' alternative The EU said Wednesday it's open to a British exit without the key Irish "backstop," as long as Prime Minister Boris Johnson's government presents an alternative in writing before the Oct. 31 deadli...
00:37, 09/19/2019

Boris Johnson tells Merkel EU must abandon backstop if it wants Brexit deal - live news Rolling coverage of the day’s political developments as they happenAfternoon summaryDowning Street lobby briefing - SummaryBrexit deadlock as No 10 insists EU must scrap backstop before talksDublin ac...
18:24, 07/26/2019

DUP open to cross-border deal on food, if backstop time limited: Sunday Times The Northern Ireland party propping up Britain's government has urged Prime Minister Boris Johnson to seek a time-limit to the Irish "backstop" in exchange for agreeing to an all-Ireland food customs ...
15:12, 08/04/2019

Lindsey Graham to offer backstop plan for Afghanistan, amid troop withdrawal concerns Sen. Lindsey Graham plans to introduce legislation as early as next month to create a backstop measure in Afghanistan requiring the secretaries of state and defense to certify that dropping troop leve...
19:24, 08/22/2019

Brexit news latest: Boris Johnson risks row by holding back key details of plan on backstop Boris Johnson risked a row at his first meeting with Jean-Claude Juncker today by refusing to hand over "concrete" details demanded by the European Union of British alternatives to the backstop....
08:12, 09/17/2019

Angela Merkel absolutely won't give way on backstop, Boris Johnson told as he flies to Berlin Boris Johnson was today warned that German Chancellor Angela Merkel is "absolutely not giving way" on the Irish border backstop as he prepared for his first talks with the European Union's most powerf...
17:24, 08/21/2019

Brexit news latest: Boris Johnson warned EU will block any deal without Irish backstop by Macron ally Prime Minister Boris Johnson has been warned that there can be no Brexit deal without the Irish backstop by one of Emmanuel Macron's strongest allies....
19:48, 07/28/2019

Brexit latest: Boris Johnson returns to Downing Street challenged with breaking backstop deadlock within 30 days Boris Johnson has returned to Downing Street this evening after France joined Germany in challenging him to come up with a backstop alternative within 30 days....
05:24, 08/23/2019

Did you solve it? Turn it up to 11 The solutions to today’s puzzlesEarlier today I set you the following two puzzles:1) Why is every even digit palindrome divisible by 11? (An even digit palindrome is a palindromic number that contains...
02:48, 05/02/2019

Can you solve it? The Zorro puzzle Swordplay with lines and squaresUPDATE: To read the solution click hereToday you’re going to get the chance to prove a theorem no one has ever proved before. Continue reading......
19:24, 05/20/2019

Did you solve it? Getting through passport control The solution to today’s puzzleEarlier today I set you the following question:Let’s say that 1 in 10,000 people who present themselves at UK passport control have invalid passports, and let’s say that ...
21:24, 09/09/2019

Can you solve it? Ace these tennis teasers Three smashing puzzlesThe peculiarities of tennis throw up some nice problems. When better to ponder them than on the opening day of Wimbledon?1) Ashleigh Barty and Naomi Osaka are playing a set of te...
08:48, 07/01/2019

How to Solve Any Math Problem With an App iOS/Android/Desktop: Default calculator apps suck. They work like a traditional handheld calculator, which only displays one value at a time and can only do basic math. If you want to do anything more...
00:48, 07/26/2019

Did you solve it? Ace these tennis teasers The answers to today’s puzzlesEarlier today I set you the following puzzles.1) Ashleigh Barty and Naomi Osaka are playing a set of tennis. In the last eight points, Barty has served seven aces and Osa...
21:24, 07/01/2019

Let’s solve some of the mysteries of Control Spoiler Space offers thoughts on, and a place to discuss, the plot points we can’t disclose in our official reviews. Fair warning: Major plot points for Control are revealed below, as are references t...
06:36, 09/01/2019

Did you solve it? Dogs in pursuit The solution to today’s puzzleEarlier today I set you the following puzzle:Four dogs are in four corners of a square of side length 1. Each dog starts running towards the dog immediately anti-clockwis...
20:12, 06/03/2019

Can you solve it? Dogs in pursuit A quick mental run-aroundToday’s problem is a classic puzzle and an excuse to post this picture of Melbourne’s annual sausage dog race, the Running of the Wieners.Four dogs are in four corners of a sq...
17:00, 06/03/2019

Did you solve it? The Zorro puzzle The solution to today’s teaserIn my puzzle column earlier today I set you these problems about slicing through a square grid:1) What is the least number of straight lines you need to draw across a 3x3...
19:24, 05/20/2019

DUP leader Arlene Foster: 'PM is committed to securing deal without Northern Irish backstop' DUP leader Arlene Foster said Boris Johnson has shown his commitment to securing a Brexit deal without the Northern Irish backstop after a "very good" meeting at Downing Street....
05:48, 09/11/2019

Donald Trump visit: US President compares Brexit backstop issue with US-Mexico border during Ireland visit Donald Trump appeared to compare the backstop issue to the US-Mexico border as he expressed confidence that the Brexit logjam over the Irish border would work out "very well"....
23:48, 06/05/2019

Can you solve it? The puzzle that is Donald Trump Reinventing the tangram The tangram was the first ever puzzle craze – and it is still going strong.You may have come across it before. You are shown a shape, and you must arrange seven pieces – five t...
02:48, 05/02/2019

Did you solve it? 24 hour puzzle people The solutions to today’s puzzlesEarlier today I set you four Masyu puzzles from the 24 Hour Puzzle Championship. Click here for a printable sheet of the puzzles.The solutions are: Continue reading......
02:48, 05/02/2019

Sooner or Later Your Cousin’s DNA Is Going to Solve a Murder The Golden State Killer case was just the start. Hundreds of cold cases are hot again thanks to a new genealogy technique. The price may be everyone’s genetic privacy....
19:48, 04/28/2019

How to Solve a Rubik's Cube in 5 Seconds—or Less The world record for unscrambling a Rubik's cube keeps dropping, as fleet-fingered speedcubers hone their pattern recognition and "lookahead" skills....
17:24, 05/24/2019

How re-streeting could solve most of NYCHA’s problems New York City Housing Authority’s sheer physical problems — lead paint, leaks, heat and hot-water failures — seem insurmountable. But fixing a more basic design flaw in NYCHA’s 326 developments could ...
22:48, 07/20/2019

Did you solve it? Get the gossip with Bobby Seagull The solution to today’s text message teaserEarlier today I set you the following problem, suggested by maths influencer Bobby Seagull:Four friends each have a different piece of gossip. They are all i...
02:24, 08/13/2019

This AI Algorithm Can Solve Rubik's Cube in Less Than a Second Researchers have developed an AI algorithm that can solve a Rubik's Cube in a fraction of a second, faster than most humans. The work is a step toward making AI systems that can think, reason, plan......
16:12, 07/16/2019

Climate change is an emergency we can solve The UK parliament has declared a “climate emergency”. Urgent action is absolutely necessary, but it needs to be carried out with calm hope, not panicked despair...
20:12, 05/13/2019

Can you solve it? 24 hour puzzle people Logic problems to keep you up all nightUPDATE: Click here for the solutions The little-known sport of extreme puzzling held its premier tournament this weekend in Hungary. The annual 24 Hour Puzzle Ch...
02:48, 05/02/2019

Did you solve it? Cheese cube nibbles The solutions to today’s problems - with cheesy pics!Earlier today I set you the following four puzzles:1. You have a cube of cheese that measures 3 x 3 x 3 inches, and you want to slice it into 27 sm...
22:12, 07/15/2019

VPNs can solve public Wi-Fi anxiety The way you behave online is heavily influenced by where you are located and local online alert cues, new research has claimed.A study carried out by a team from the Media Effects Research Laboratory ...
16:24, 05/11/2019

Kayak: AI isn’t a ‘wonder weapon’ that will solve all your problems At Transform 2019 in San Francisco, travel booking company Kayak talked about some of the challenges that comes with integrating AI with your business.Read More...
08:12, 07/11/2019

Can you solve it? Get the gossip with Bobby Seagull How to spread the wordUPDATE: To read the solution click hereToday’s puzzle was suggested to me by Bobby Seagull, who was told it by his brother, who was told it by a Cambridge don.Four friends each h...
02:24, 08/13/2019

Can you solve it? Cheese cube nibbles The party snack is perfect brain foodToday’s puzzles all concern cubes of cheese. You’ll need to be as sharp as a cocktail stick to skewer them.1. You have a cube of cheese that measures 3 x 3 x 3 inc...
09:00, 07/15/2019

An RPG Where You Solve Puzzles By Bending Time Cris Tales is a JRPG-inspired game that was announced on Monday during the E3 2019 PC Gaming Show. After spending some time with its free demo, I’m excited to see what’s next....
00:24, 06/14/2019

How today’s AI can solve most of our traffic problems While driverless cars and flying taxis hold the far-future promise of alleviating traffic congestion, today’s problems require immediate solutions based on today’s technology. Luckily, the field of ma...
05:12, 05/04/2019

Will Kovalev be able to solve a smaller Canelo? Canelo Alvarez goes up in weight two divisions to challenge light heavyweight world titlist Sergey Kovalev. Dan Rafael and Steve Kim share their thoughts on the matchup, who has the advantage and what...
06:00, 09/14/2019

Could geoengineering really help us solve the climate crisis? With increasing public concern over climate change, interest is turning to geoengineering again. Is it time to take a serious look at engineering our climate?...
17:36, 05/16/2019

Can you solve it? The passport control puzzle Show me your documents pleaseToday’s puzzle concerns passport control, the delegation of uniformed and often surly officers at ports and airports whose job it is to check your travel document is valid...
14:48, 09/09/2019

Boris Johnson tells Jean-Claude Juncker there is 'no prospect' of a Brexit deal unless the backstop is abolished Boris Johnson has told European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker there is "no prospect" of a Brexit deal unless the contentious backstop is scrapped....
05:00, 08/28/2019

Brexit news latest: Boris Johnson says he will enter talks with EU leaders 'with a lot of oomph' despite backstop differences Boris Johnson has said he will enter talks with EU leaders "with a lot of oomph" as differences between the UK and EU's position over the Withdrawal Agreement remain....
21:24, 08/20/2019

Macaques really can use logical reasoning to solve puzzles Macaques are good puzzle solvers, but it was unclear if they use logic or just made choices to maximise their reward. Now a test shows logic really is involved...
13:00, 08/01/2019

Can you solve secret puzzle on UK’s new 50 pound note? A new design for Britain’s highest value banknote has won acclaim not just for who it features but also a sneaky puzzle hiding in plain sight. Yesterday the Bank of England, which despite its name set...
02:00, 07/17/2019

Giancarlo Stanton is Yankees’ enigma only he can solve Imagine you own a vintage luxury car collection. Yes, let’s dream big. You show off your garage to a visitor, describing each vehicle in loving detail. Then you turn to your 1962 Aston Martin DB4 GT Z...
07:24, 08/16/2019

How to solve marriage woes before resorting to divorce Ever wanted to be a fly on the wall during a couples’ therapy session? Showtime’s new docuseries “Couples Therapy” lets viewers do just that. The show follows four married pairs over six months ...
03:36, 09/12/2019

Federer excited to try and solve Nadal puzzle Roger Federer has never solved the riddle of playing Rafael Nadal at the French Open but still believes he can find the answer when the pair clash for the 39th time in Friday's semi-final....
01:48, 06/05/2019

AI learns to solve a Rubik's Cube in 1.2 seconds Researchers at the University of California, Irvine have created an artificial intelligence system that can solve a Rubik's Cube in an average of 1.2 seconds in about 20 moves. That's two se...
00:48, 07/18/2019

Can you solve it? Sandwich sudoku - a new puzzle goes viral Sudoku variant that mixes logic and arithmetic is an online hitA new type of Sudoku is whetting the appetites of puzzle fans.Sandwich sudoku follows the same rules of sudoku but includes extra clues o...
15:36, 05/06/2019

Did you solve it? Sandwich sudoku - a new puzzle goes viral The solutions to today’s puzzlesEarlier today I set you three sandwich sudoku puzzles. It’s a new variant of Sudoku that is getting lots of attention. To get a printable page of the problems click thi...
19:36, 05/06/2019

Automation will create problems in the enterprise — AR can solve them Some worry about the automation apocalypse as a job eliminator, but AR can create opportunities to build a workforce that exists alongside automation tools.Read More...
04:00, 08/09/2019

Did you solve it? Are you in the smartest 1 per cent (of 13-year-olds)? The solutions to today’s problemsEarlier today I set you the following puzzles:1. In this word-sum, each letter stands for one of the digits 0–9, and stands for the same digit each time it appears. Di...
01:36, 06/18/2019

Can you solve it? Are you in the smartest 1 per cent (of 13-year-olds)? The test given to the UK’s maths prodigiesToday you are pitting yourselves against the best 13-year-old mathematicians in the UK.The questions below are taken from last week’s Junior Mathematical Olym...
13:36, 06/17/2019

Can you solve it? The enduring appeal of Venn diagrams Where pictures and puzzles intersectJohn Venn – the British logician who around 1880 devised the ‘Venn diagram’ – celebrates his 185th birthday this week. Continue reading......
09:24, 07/29/2019

Old technology can solve a modern crisis | Letters Dr Peter Hounsell writes that the electric bin lorries currently being trialled are nothing new, while Richard Ellam says that it used to be common for councils to burn rubbish to generate electricity...
23:36, 09/06/2019

Crispr Can Help Solve Our Looming Food Crisis—Here's How There's not enough land to feed everyone on Earth without ruining the climate, a new IPCC report shows. Gene-edited crops could help reduce agriculture's footprint....
20:00, 08/08/2019

Can you solve it? Drive your car (and brain) round the block A streetwise puzzleToday’s puzzle is a trip.You are in a big city where all the streets go in one of two perpendicular directions. You take your car from its parking place and drive on a tour of the c...
16:36, 08/26/2019

Did you solve it? Drive your car (and brain) round the block The solution to today’s puzzleEarlier today I set you this puzzle:You are in a big city where all the streets go in one of two perpendicular directions. You take your car from its parking place and dr...
22:12, 08/26/2019

Did you solve it? The enduring appeal of Venn diagrams The solutions to today’s puzzlesEarlier today I set you these four Venn diagram teasers:1) Think of a fraction that could belong in each of the regions marked A to D below, or say that it is impossibl...
21:48, 07/29/2019

First black hole picture: The big mysteries we still need to solve We finally have the first real image of a black hole, so researchers can begin studying these cosmic mysteries in detail. Here is what they are hoping to learn...
18:36, 04/28/2019

If only the snap of a finger could solve our teams’ problems Here’s today’s game: You get a chance to snap your fingers and one aspect of your team will be changed. There are no guarantees to the change. There is no insurance that, by making the change, things ...
08:00, 06/30/2019

We could solve the biggest problem in maths in the next decade Whoever solves the long-standing P versus NP maths problem will win $1 million. Now a poll of computer scientists suggests the solution may be found sooner than expected...
18:36, 04/28/2019

Mets must solve ongoing dilemmas before it’s too late WASHINGTON — Two off days following an abbreviated two-game sweep of the Marlins gave the Mets a chance to reset before facing the scuffling Nationals. But the fact remains the Mets are one game below...
03:00, 05/14/2019

Scientists solve Stone Age murder mystery The mystery of an ancient fractured skull has been settled. An international team of researchers in Europe ruled foul play was to blame for the Upper Paleolithic man's head injury....
18:36, 07/05/2019

Opinion: Houston, we have a problem. But do the Rockets know how to solve it? The Western Conference semifinals offered perhaps the best opportunity for Golden State to be beaten in the postseason since the 2016 NBA Finals.        ...
19:12, 05/11/2019

Can Kanye West solve America's housing crisis? Maybe … The rapper’s excursion into architecture is taking shape in California with Star Wars-inspired dome-like structuresThe first images of a housing community proposed by Kanye West have emerged as the co...
02:24, 08/06/2019

Vergne: DS Techeetah must solve Formula E computer problems Jean-Eric Vergne says DS Techeetah must solve the garage computer issues that occurred during Formula E's Monaco and Berlin races, joking he would "burn" the kit if the problem reoccurs...
14:24, 05/30/2019

Fixing planet plastic: How we'll really solve our waste problem From bag bans to bacterial mulchers, many solutions are touted for the plastic waste crisis. Find out which work – and which don't – in our definitive guide...
18:36, 04/28/2019

Women fight to solve mysterious murders in Venezuela More than 8,200 people died in extrajudicial killings in Venezuela between 2015 and 2017, estimates Amnesty International. And the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights has accused state-a...
18:12, 04/30/2019

Ray-Ban smart glasses could solve Facebook's design issues Would you buy Facebook smart glasses? The social media giant seems to be banking on it, with a new report by CNBC pointing to ambitious plans around AR wearables in the coming years.Codenamed "Orion",...
14:12, 09/20/2019

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

Researchers solve mystery of how gas bubbles form in liquid The formation of air bubbles in a liquid appears very similar to its inverse process, the formation of liquid droplets from, say, a dripping water faucet. But the physics involved is actually quite di...
11:00, 06/18/2019

Democrats want to solve an inequality problem that doesn't exist Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., tells us that wealth inequality is at grotesque and immoral levels. Sen. Elizabeth Warren, D-Mass., has a plan to tax everyone lots and lots to solve this. The slight probl...
10:36, 06/18/2019

A step too VAR? Video replays don't solve referee errors "Former UEFA president Michel Platini always opposed the introduction of technology in football because he felt that, once it gained a foothold, it would quickly expand and change the character of the...
17:48, 06/10/2019

Mnuchin defends using tariffs to solve security problems The White House has had no problem leveraging its economic heft to bring other countries to heel — and it may do so, Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin told CNBC....
14:24, 06/10/2019

This NFL player can solve a Rubik's Cube in less than 3 minutes Dallas Cowboys wide receiver Amari Cooper can do more than just run routes and catch passes. He can solve a Rubik's Cube insanely fast.        ...
16:36, 06/07/2019

Diligent Theresa May failed to solve the UK's Brexit puzzle If all had gone to plan, Britain would be starting its first summer out of the European Union and Prime Minister Theresa May would be looking forward to a well-earned vacation....
14:24, 06/07/2019

Scientists solve the mystery of the dragon with transparent teeth Dwelling in the dark ocean depths, the dragonfish is a frightful marvel that would fit nicely into any horror movie, boasting exotic adaptations such as virtually transparent fangs that help it thrive...
19:48, 06/05/2019

Video: The latest on Ferrari's quest to solve its F1 car's problems The Monaco Grand Prix was yet another difficult weekend for Ferrari and, even before Charles Leclerc's qualifying and race disasters, a chasmic Formula 1 performance deficit to Mercedes remained obvio...
22:12, 05/27/2019

Britain's Hammond says election may not solve the Brexit deadlock A national election may not resolve Britain's Brexit impasse, finance minister Philip Hammond said on Thursday, adding that he wanted parliament to be able to resolve the issue itself under a successo...
10:00, 05/30/2019

Boaty McBoatface Just Helped Solve a Deep-Sea Mystery The internet was a purer place in 2016, and there’s no more perfect distillation of that truth than the spontaneous, crowdsourced effort to name a £200 million state-of-the-art research vessel Boaty M...
18:48, 06/18/2019

Will 5G solve signal issues at stadiums, festivals and venues? Big events with thousands of people in attendance put a huge stress on mobile networks, meaning you’re often unable to message your friends to meet up, upload videos to social media, or livestr...
21:36, 06/01/2019

Tariffs Won't Solve Any Problems, Says China Over Trade Dispute With US Tariffs won't resolve any problems in the ongoing bilateral trade dispute between China and the United States, China's foreign ministry said on Tuesday....
12:00, 05/07/2019

Get Clue Junior for $9 and Solve the Case of the Missing Cake It is time to introduce the little ones in your life to Clue. If you think the adult version of the game is a little too murder-y for kids, then Clue Junior Game is a safe alternative. Rather than fin...
21:12, 05/07/2019

If You Solve This Math Problem, You Could Steal All the Bitcoin in the World You may have heard of the famous P versus NP problem. If you can prove or disprove its cryptically short equation, you’d be a million dollars richer—and maybe even billions of dollars richer, dependin...
02:12, 07/03/2019

Apollo Moon Rocks Set to Solve More Puzzles, 50 Years Later For 50 years, research on these rocks has transformed our understanding of the moon, revealing the circumstances of its birth and the reasons for its mottled face....
11:24, 05/13/2019

Why tidal power won't solve the world's renewable energy needs There are widespread calls for the UK government not to abandon a trailblazing tidal power project, but this energy source is no green panacea, says Hans van Haren...
18:36, 04/28/2019

Scientists solve mystery of Egyptian desert glass Scientists believe they have solved the mystery regarding the origin Egyptian desert glass, fragments of which have been found scattered across the Sahara....
14:12, 05/16/2019

Can power napping solve electric car charging challenge? Automakers around the world are pushing hard for new networks that can charge electric cars fast. In Europe, some power companies and grid operators are testing whether it might be smarter and cheaper...
15:24, 08/27/2019

The Goldfinch: can a film solve Donna Tartt's most divisive book? The hefty Pulitzer-winning novel divided critics for being too long and too detailed – yet it is more cinematic than The Secret History, writes John MullanIf it is surprising that none of Donna Tartt’...
16:48, 09/05/2019

Lambda School's For-Profit Plan to Solve Student Debt The online institution offers a coding education in exchange for a share of post-graduation income. Does this tuition model benefit students—or investors?...
16:12, 08/26/2019

How rejecting incremental innovation can solve trillion-dollar problems Former Google X exec Mo Gawdat shares how companies and nations can solve some of the world's biggest problems of today through radical innovation.Read More...
22:12, 08/29/2019

Four good grands prix don't solve F1's problems - Gunther Steiner Haas team boss Gunther Steiner has warned Formula 1 chiefs not to think that "everything is fantastic" just because the last four grands prix have been more entertaining...
16:12, 08/10/2019

A New Way to Measure Cosmic Distance Could Help Solve a Frustrating Inconsistency About the Universe We can add yet another way to measure the universe’s expansion onto the pile of controversy that could perhaps be the most exciting story in cosmology today.Read more......
22:36, 09/12/2019

Did Emilia Clarke Solve the Mystery of Game of Thrones' Coffee Cup? Forget crazy theories about Bran Stark being the Night King, we're all in on the mystery of Game of Thrones' coffee cup. In a scene in the fourth episode of the final season, an......
19:24, 05/09/2019

Yankees solve Chris Sale to bury Red Sox deeper in AL East Aaron Boone’s penchant for focusing on the task at hand is so strong he might as well be wearing blinders. Ask the Yankees’ manager a question about what awaits his club in the future and he routes th...
05:12, 06/01/2019

NASA's Parker solar probe may solve 500-year-old Sun mystery NASA's Parker Solar Probe is on its way to another close encounter with the sun, where investigators hope the spacecraft will solve a long-standing solar mystery: Why is the sun's outer atmosphere mil...
12:48, 06/07/2019

Boris Johnson: 'can-do spirit' can solve problem of Irish border Favourite to be PM compares Brexit to mission to put astronauts on moon in 1969Boris Johnson has put his faith in optimism to find technological solutions to prevent a hard Irish border if he becomes ...
16:00, 07/22/2019

How do you solve a lefty like Rafa Nadal? A look at Roger Federer's strategy When Federer was a young pup on the tour, he hated facing left-handed players. Now the 20-time Grand Slam winner has learned to beat them. Except if you're Nadal....
19:48, 06/06/2019

DNA, family tree help solve 52-year-old Seattle murder case Seattle police said Tuesday they have solved a murder from nearly 52 years ago with the help of DNA and a family tree — a method that has revolutionized cold-case investigations across the U.S. in the...
03:24, 05/08/2019

Physics breakthrough should solve quantum computing’s dead cat problem A team of Yale researchers just blew the lid off one of quantum computing’s biggest problems: the unpredictability of qubits. In what’s being dubbed “a beautiful experiment,” the team discovered how t...
03:12, 06/04/2019

How quickly can AI solve a Rubik’s Cube? In less time than it took you to read this headline. This week, the University of California at Irvine announced that an artificially intelligent system had solved the puzzle in just over a second, besting the current human world record by more than two...
23:48, 07/16/2019

New Detective Game Has You Edit Your Computer's Files To Solve Puzzles In the new indie game File://maniac, there’s a killer on the loose. Your job is to hunt them down. But instead of sneaking through dialog trees or picking up clues, you’re opening folders and deleting...
03:48, 05/04/2019

"Removal Of Article 370 Will Solve All Problems Of Kashmir": Anupam Kher Article 370 grants special autonomous status to Jammu and Kashmir, while Article 35A, incorporated into the Constitution in 1954, provides special rights and privileges to the citizens of the state....
11:48, 05/28/2019

Volkswagen's Trying to Solve the Problem of Motion Sickness in Autonomous Cars Self-driving cars aren’t nearly as close as some automakers or tech companies would like the rest of the world to think, but, while we’re all thinking about them, we might as well also think about the...
20:48, 05/29/2019

Postcards could be breakthrough needed to solve 35-year-old murder investigation The brutal murder of a woman who was killed after she dropped her children at school could be a step closer to being solved following a breakthrough in the case 35 years on....
15:00, 06/11/2019

Trump Suggests Homelessness Problem Began 2 Years Ago, and He Is Looking to Solve It The president said he “may intercede and do something to get that whole thing cleaned up,” though he did not elaborate on what actions he or the government might take....
21:12, 07/02/2019

New LexIDMe platform lets community help police solve crimes LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18)– When police cannot identify individuals in surveillance videos or pictures, the crime often goes unsolved. Lexington Police created a new website so the community can he...
22:12, 06/27/2019

Ancient Peruvian engineering could help solve modern water shortages Enlarge / Diversion canals channel water into earth-bottomed infiltration canals like this one, where water can begin to soak into the ground on its way to a pond or basin. (credit: Musuq Briceño, CON...
18:00, 06/24/2019

BMW's Funny New Steering Wheel Might Solve One of the Many Problems with Self-Driving Cars The upcoming 2021 BMW iNext crossover isn’t just the future of BMW’s electric cars, it’s also meant to be the flagship for BMW’s self-driving system. Because of that, BMW claims it needs a funny-looki...
20:12, 07/22/2019

Globalization is waning, and a US-China trade deal won't solve that, strategist says Peak globalization has actually already come and gone, according to David Roche, president and global strategist at London-based Independent Strategy....
06:36, 04/30/2019

Solve Windows 10 Issues Automatically With the New 'Recommended Troubleshooting' Feature You should install the recent Windows 10 May 2019 update, if you haven’t already. The update has a cool new feature, Recommended Troubleshooting, that makes diagnosing and solving common PC issues muc...
22:48, 06/10/2019

Can artificial intelligence in the energy sector help solve the climate crisis? Artificial intelligence conjures fears of job loss and privacy concerns — not to mention sci-fi dystopias. But machine learning can also help us save energy and make renewables better....
14:24, 05/14/2019

Crows can solve a tricky puzzle box by planning ahead and using tools New Caledonian crows are some of the cleverest birds — they can plan several steps ahead while using tools to get food out of a series of puzzle boxes...
18:36, 04/28/2019

'Detective Pikachu' can't solve the riddle of live-action Pokemon Everything worth seeing in "Pokemon Detective Pikachu" neatly fits in the coming-attractions trailer, leaving a pretty numbing additional 100 minutes of sound and furry. Those deeply invested in the f...
22:12, 05/09/2019

Kosovo president sees Washington as key to solve conflict with Serbia The United States is key to settling the ongoing conflict between Kosovo and Serbia, Kosovo President Hashim Thaci said on Monday, pointing to the inability of major European countries to reach a unif...
15:24, 04/29/2019

Explorer who found the Titanic wants to solve Amelia Earhart’s disappearance Robert Ballard, the oceanographer who found the Titanic in 1985, will begin to search for signs of Amelia Earhart, the pilot who disappeared from her attempted around-the-world flight more than 80 yea...
23:48, 07/24/2019

Genealogy site, DNA help solve decades-old murder of Mary Silvani RENO, Nev. — Forensic genealogists followed a trail built on decades-old DNA evidence to help identify a woman whose body was found near a Lake Tahoe hiking trail in 1982 and her killer who confessed ...
07:00, 05/08/2019

UN highlights need to solve growing burden of forcibly displaced Africans With 24.2 million Africans forced from their homes in 2017  ̶  4.6 million more than the previous year  ̶  the UN is hosting a three-day event at UN headquarters, focusing on finding durable solutions...
22:00, 05/21/2019

Police seek smart doorbell networks to solve crimes Police departments across the U.S. are asking residents to register their security cameras so they can quickly request footage if an incident occurs nearby.       ...
22:48, 06/17/2019

Skidding Rangers can't solve Gonzales as Mariners roll, 7-3 Marco Gonzales recovered from a shaky start to throw seven strong innings, Austin Nola hit a three-run homer to put Seattle ahead for good, and the Mariners handed the Texas Rangers their eighth strai...
10:36, 07/23/2019

Teen's GoPro Led Cops To A Lake, Helped Solve Decades-Old Case Max Werenka peered into the depths of Canada's Griffin Lake. From his perch on a paddle board, the 13-year-old could just make out the outline of a large rectangular object resting about 20 feet below...
14:36, 09/12/2019

Watch: 'Relentless with Kate Snow' helps families solve murders Oxygen Media announced Wednesday that its new series, "Relentless with Kate Snow," will premiere Oct. 4 at 8 p.m. Journalist Kate Snow will assist families in finding the killers of their loved ones....
11:48, 09/12/2019

St. Louis Hopes $100,000 Reward Helps Solve Child Shooting Deaths At least a dozen children have been shot and killed since April, according to reports. Now, the authorities are hoping the money might help to resolve some of the cases....
23:24, 08/27/2019

Cameroon leader says government will organize talks to solve separatist crisis Cameroon's President Paul Biya announced in a rare public address on Tuesday the organization of a national dialogue to solve a separatist crisis in the country's English-speaking regions....
01:00, 09/11/2019

Baku boycott would solve Arsenal dilemma rather than leave a man behind | Barry Glendenning If Arsenal refused to contest Europa League showpiece they would generate headlines that may force Uefa into climbdownLeave no man behind. A code embraced by the US military, it refers to army policy ...
23:48, 05/23/2019

Venezuela's Guaido seeks U.S. Pentagon cooperation to solve political crisis Venezuelan opposition leader Juan Guaido said on Saturday he has asked his envoy to the United States to meet with Pentagon officials to "cooperate" on a solution to the South American country's polit...
01:12, 05/12/2019

Hong Kong leader says escalation of violence will not solve social issues An escalation of violence cannot solve social issues in Hong Kong, the leader of the Chinese-ruled city, Carrie Lam, said on Tuesday, adding that she deeply regretted interference by foreign parliamen...
05:12, 09/10/2019

NITI Aayog Urges Centre To Use Artificial Intelligence To Solve Problems Government thinktank Niti Aayog has asked central ministries and states to identify key projects where artificial intelligence could be adopted to resolve problems in areas like health, education and....
22:48, 05/15/2019

Trail Blazers Solve Many Of Game 1's Problems, Still Narrowly Fall To The Warriors The Portland Trail Blazers made a real contest out of Game 2 of their Western Conference Finals series against the Golden State Warriors. After getting blown out in Game 1, head coach Terry Stots reji...
11:48, 05/17/2019

"Hindutva Lite" Won't Solve Congress's Heartland Problems: Shashi Tharoor Asserting that the Congress has a duty to defend secular space, senior leader Shashi Tharoor on Sunday said the answer to the party's woes in Hindi heartland does not lie in "majority appeasement" or....
16:01, 09/08/2019

Lutron Teamed Up With Philips to Solve One of the Most Annoying Things About Smart Lights After living with smart lights—especially smart lights connected to a voice assistant—it’s hard to go back. However, one of the most annoying things about smart lights is when guests who aren’t famili...
19:00, 05/20/2019

America's wackiest cell phone towers may be key to solve the 'ugly' 5G revolution Whether you are cruising down the Florida Panhandle, or taking the uninterrupted highways of Montana, there is nothing more American than... camouflaged cell phone towers. That's right, full incognito...
16:36, 06/10/2019

Hong Kong's Lam says hopes extradition bill's withdrawal will help solve crisis Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam said on Thursday she hopes the formal withdrawal of a controversial extradition bill and other measures will help solve the city's political crisis....
06:00, 09/05/2019

Trump, Iran's president talk of possible meeting to solve nuclear impasse U.S. President Donald Trump said on Monday he would meet Iran's president under the right circumstances to end a confrontation over a 2015 nuclear deal and that talks were underway to see how countrie...
23:48, 08/26/2019

Seals with antennas on their heads helped scientists solve an Antarctic mystery A hole of open water, called a polynya, appeared in the winter ice of the Weddell Sea in Antarctica. It eventually grew to roughly twice the size of Vermont....
17:48, 06/11/2019

70% of people can't solve this brainteaser in under 3 minutes. How long does it take you to spot the eggplant in this photo? Courtesy of Galabingo GalaBingo created a summer-themed brainteaser, challenging people to find the eggplant hidden amongst a picture of sandals. Only 70% of people can find the eggplant in under th...
14:36, 08/14/2019

China Backs Hong Kong Officials, but Leaves Protests for Them to Solve Officials in Beijing defended the Hong Kong government but failed to address demonstrators’ demands for more police accountability and greater democracy....
15:48, 07/29/2019

A tech billionaire donated $30 million to try to solve San Francisco’s homelessness problem Marc Benioff, billionaire founder of Salesforce, and his wife, Lynne, have donated $30 million to launch research into the root cause of homelessness and find ways to end it. The five-year initiative....
18:24, 05/02/2019

Tech billionaire donates $30 million to try to solve San Francisco’s homelessness issue Marc Benioff, the founder of Salesforce, is funding a five-year initiative with the University of California at San Francisco that aims to find new approaches to housing....
18:24, 05/02/2019

Falling Trust in Government Makes It Harder to Solve Problems, Americans Say The report paints a dreary picture of trust in the U.S., particularly around government and the media, though a vast majority think that can improve....
19:48, 07/22/2019

Donald Trump Says Xi Jinping Can "Humanely Solve" Hong Kong Standoff US President Donald Trump on Wednesday said Xi Jinping can "humanely" resolve the violent standoff with protesters in Hong Kong and appeared to suggest meeting the Chinese leader....
12:36, 08/15/2019

Here's how retailers and logistics firms can solve the multibillion-dollar returns issue This is a preview of The Reverse Logistics Report from Business Insider Intelligence. Current subscribers can read the report here. Business Insider Intelligence With e-commerce becoming a lucrative s...
02:48, 08/13/2019

Most Americans say low trust in federal government makes it difficult to solve problems A majority of Americans believes low trust in the federal government is a hurdle to solving problems, data from Pew Research Center revealed on Monday....
04:24, 07/24/2019

Marvel is about to solve two of the remaining mysteries from ‘Endgame’, but we have a long wait ahead of us Avengers: Infinity War set up Endgame perfectly to become the highest-grossing movie ever. The first film ended with an amazing cliffhanger and offered plenty of mysteries that needed solving, so Marv...
05:36, 09/19/2019

Here's Every Democratic Presidential Candidate's Plan to Solve Student Loan Debt Student loan debt is poised to be a hot topic throughout the 2020 Presidential campaign season, especially with early moves from Democratic candidates Elizabeth Warren and Bernie Sanders, who announce...
15:24, 07/25/2019

$700K for an apartment? The cost to solve the homeless crisis is soaring in Los Angeles With thousands living on the streets, Los Angeles is spending lavishly to try to solve the problem. But, $320,000 a year for a toilet?        ...
20:12, 08/20/2019

We are full of bright ideas to solve ecological problems. So let’s act on them | Chris Packham There is hope in the face of environmental crises. But we must all – farmers, citizens, politicians – embrace changeA new UN report is set to reveal that up to 1m species face extinction because of hu...
14:48, 05/06/2019

Trump delays planned ICE raids to see if Congress can solve border crisis President Trump announced Saturday that a planned mass roundup of illegal immigrants by Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) is being delayed for two weeks, in the hope that a bipartisan solution...
22:24, 06/22/2019

Trump says ready to meet Iran's president to solve nuclear impasse U.S. President Donald Trump said on Monday he would meet Iran's president under the right circumstances to end a confrontation over a 2015 nuclear deal and that talks were underway to see how countrie...
19:24, 08/26/2019

Watch: 'Relentless with Kate Snow' shows families solve murders Oxygen Media announced Wednesday that its new series, "Relentless with Kate Snow," will premiere Oct. 4 at 8 p.m. Journalist Kate Snow will profile families finding the killers of their loved ones....
18:24, 09/12/2019

Buyout Won't Solve Saks Owner's Big Issue: Department Stores Are Dying Taking Hudson’s Bay private doesn’t change the fact that department stores like its Saks Fifth Avenue and Lord & Taylor have been losing share for years to discount chains, e-commerce companies and ot...
14:12, 06/13/2019

Trump: Dems could help solve border crisis in '15 minutes to an hour' with one WH meeting President Trump said Democrats could stop stonewalling over immigration and solve the issue with just a quick meeting, in remarks broadcast Sunday with ABC News’ "This Week" anchor George Stephanopoul...
10:48, 06/17/2019

3 ways to solve the cell service issue at concerts and sports games At big events, you may stare at your phone that shows five full bars of service but simply can’t connect. These tips can help.       ...
00:24, 09/21/2019

There is no tech solution to solve Irish Brexit border issue- former UK official There is no technology solution that alone can solve the issue of the border between Northern Ireland and the Irish Republic in a no-deal Brexit scenario, the British official who was in charge of Bre...
13:12, 07/03/2019

China backs Pyongyang's efforts to solve Korea Peninsula issues, Xi says in op-ed Chinese President Xi Jinping said in an op-ed in North Korean state newspaper Rodong Sinmun on Wednesday that China supports North Korea's "correct direction" in resolving the issue of the Korean...
05:00, 06/19/2019

The mother challenging police and power to solve her daughter's murder | Dan Collyns When Carolina’s body was found on wasteland near Ecuador’s capital, her mother, Amanda, did not believe she died of natural causes. Her investigation has now led to a convictionAmanda* makes pastries ...
08:36, 06/20/2019

Bill Gates and Big Oil back company trying to solve climate change by sucking CO2 out of the air Carbon Engineering wants to address climate change by capturing and removing carbon dioxide straight from the air, but many question whether partnering with oil and gas companies is the right move....
17:48, 06/22/2019

U.S. scientists join effort to solve mysterious vaping-related illnesses The U.S. investigation into hundreds of cases of life-threatening lung illnesses related to vaping has turned up a curious abnormality: Many of the victims had pockets of oil clogging up cells respons...
13:24, 09/20/2019

Teen helps solve decades-old cold case after finding car submerged in lake A 13-year-old boy discovered a car submerged in a Canadian lake last month — and in the process, helped cops close the cold case of a woman missing for nearly three decades. Max Werenka spotted what l...
14:48, 09/09/2019

Cameroon: Clear ‘window of opportunity’ to solve crises rooted in violence - Bachelet The UN human rights chief on Monday welcomed Cameroon’s willingness to cooperate over finding workable solutions to “major human rights and humanitarian crises”, caused by months of serious unrest and...
00:24, 05/07/2019

Leonardo da Vinci's 'claw hand' injury may solve Mona Lisa 'mystery' New research suggests that Leonardo da Vinci suffered severe nerve damage to his right hand after fainting and falling. The injury may have impacted the famous artist’s painting skills in his late car...
22:00, 05/06/2019

This ‘factory of factories’ helps hardware start-ups solve real problems in Kenya [NAIROBI] Esther Mwangi, a 2014 graduate of economics from Kenyatta University in Kenya who wanted to venture into entrepreneurship but had no clear path, started off selling solar panels in coastal p...
16:48, 07/09/2019

Tottenham and Liverpool fans urge Champions League sponsors to solve ticket row Tottenham and Liverpool fans have called on Uefa's leading Champions League sponsors to return a portion of their tickets for this year's Final and be reallocated to supporters of both clubs....
14:36, 05/16/2019

FIFA Asks I-League Clubs To Work With AIFF To Solve "Complex Issues" The I-League clubs wanted the AIFF to integrate them into the Indian Super League (ISL) step-by-step, starting with the 2019-20 season as per the joint report....
02:48, 08/08/2019

America is drowning in garbage. Meet the robots being put on duty to help solve the recycling crisis The U.S. is facing a recycling crisis that is burying cities and towns in tens of millions of tons of garbage a day. Companies and municipalities are turning to AI-assisted robots to help sort garbage...
19:24, 07/27/2019

Explorer Bob Ballard sets out to solve Amelia Earhart mystery for National Geographic Deep-sea explorer Bob Ballard, who in 1985 made headlines for his discovery of the remains of the Titanic, has announced plans to solve another of history's greatest mysteries: What happened to missin...
08:24, 07/24/2019

Introducing Forensic Finance, a podcast exploring how banks can help solve global issues Ever listened to This American Life, the mother of all storytelling podcasts? If not, you should. If yes, you know it’s a weekly podcast that runs about an hour per episode. It’s made by a team of abo...
13:24, 08/26/2019

Boris Johnson Brexit news LIVE: PM tells EU to scrap 'anti-democratic' backstop and 'move quickly' on new plans Boris Johnson told EU leaders the so-called Irish backstop cannot form part of a Brexit withdrawal agreement, in a fresh appeal to Donald Tusk to scrap it....
11:12, 08/20/2019

UN Youth envoy launches coding competition to help solve climate crisis and ‘Reboot the Earth’ Can young coders help solve the climate crisis? The UN’s Youth Envoy launched a global competition earlier this month, “Reboot The Earth”, in collaboration with the Office of Information & Communicati...
02:36, 07/23/2019

Vatican begins examination of bones found in cemetery in a bid to solve mysterious disappearance of girl The Vatican is making yet another effort to solve the mystery of the 1983 disappearance of the 15-year-old daughter of a Vatican employee after bones were found at a Vatican City cemetery last week....
18:12, 07/20/2019

Pelicans still need to solve Anthony Davis crisis, but No. 1 pick in the Zion Williamson draft helps New Orleans earned the opportunity to select Williamson, the consensus national player of the year, as the team continues to deal with Davis's trade request....
05:12, 05/15/2019

Xena's Lucy Lawless on Returning to TV to Solve Murder and Her Desire to Pick Up the Chakram One Last Time At 51 years old, Lucy Lawless is finally taking charge behind the scenes. After years of playing formidable characters in everything from Battlestar Galactic and Parks and Recreation, the Xena:......
17:12, 08/05/2019

DNA, genetic genealogy help solve Indiana State University student's cold case murder DNA and genetic genealogy have solved the cold case murder a 19-year-old woman on the campus Indiana State University nearly 47 years ago, police said Monday....
02:48, 05/07/2019

Xi says China backs North Korean efforts to solve Korea Peninsula issue: Rodong Sinmun Chinese President Xi Jinping said in an op-ed in North Korean state newspaper Rodong Sinmun on Wednesday that China supports North Korea's "correct direction" in resolving the issue of the Korean Peni...
02:36, 06/19/2019

Expert says Vatican space holds bones of dozens amid bid to solve girl’s 1983 disappearance A genetics expert hired by the family of a 15-year-old girl who disappeared in 1983 said Saturday that an underground space near a Vatican cemetery holds thousands of "adult and non-adult" bones that ...
11:00, 07/21/2019

Intel’s Naveen Rao thinks AI will transform health, solve world hunger, and support space travel During a discussion at Amazon's re:MARS conference, Intel's Naveen Rao spoke about machine learning's rapid progress and the fields it might transform.Read More...
09:24, 06/06/2019

Xi says China backs North Korea's efforts to solve Korean Peninsula issue: Rodong Sinmun Chinese President Xi Jinping said that China supports North Korea's "correct direction" in resolving the issue of the Korean peninsula politically, according to North Korean state newspaper Rodong Sin...
02:12, 06/19/2019

THE VOICE APPS REPORT: The top issues with voice discoverability, monetization, and retention — and how to solve them BI Intelligence This is a preview of a research report from Business Insider Intelligence, Business Insider's premium research service. To learn more about Business Insider Intelligence, click here. T...
03:36, 05/04/2019

Pigeon poops on politician who is actively working to solve the pigeon poop problem The pigeons have begun their protests. In the past, they were happy enough to be left to their work, unnerving toddlers and small dogs on city sidewalks and snatching up stray bagels left unattended ...
23:12, 09/17/2019

Arsenal hope short-term fixes can solve long-term issues "Arsenal need to return to the Champions League and to do so they have made some short-term fixes. It was exactly the right decision, writes Marcus Foley."...
23:36, 08/09/2019

Facebook founds AI Language Research Consortium to solve challenges in natural language processing Facebook's newly launched AI Language Research Consortium will seek to solve challenges in NLP, including representation learning and content understanding.Read More...
23:00, 08/28/2019

Dems expand housing assistance to middle-income earners to solve housing crisis Across the U.S., Democratic officials are putting forth proposals to expanding subsidies to middle-class families – some with six-figure incomes – in a bid to make housing more affordable....
10:36, 04/30/2019

See Scott Disick's Flip It Like Disick Team Clash Over How to Solve a $220K Drainage Problem The Flip It Like Disick team has a $220,000 problem on their hands. In this exclusive clip from Sunday's all-new episode, Willa Ford meets with Benny Luciano and Miki Mor to discuss......
17:12, 09/11/2019

‘It’s Time Africa Had Its Own Harvard.’ Inside a University Training African Leaders to Solve African Problems With its modernist buildings, spacious grounds and airy cafeteria packed with young adults slinging backpacks while scrolling through their Instagram feeds, the African Leadership University on the In...
22:24, 06/11/2019

To solve 'goose poop' problem, Denver plans to kill the birds and use the meat to feed needy families The city of Denver plans to catch and kill thousands of Canada geese and donate the meat to charitable organizations.        ...
03:24, 07/04/2019

Regulatory requirements behind Western Union's multi-cloud push The company's VP head of technology transformation detailed the global regulatory requirements that impact a cloud strategy at an organisation like Western Union....
06:48, 09/19/2019

Jets limp into Foxborough to face roaring Patriots Tom Brady and the New England Patriots dominated the Miami Dolphins last week, and now the defending champions get another chance to beat a struggling divisional opponent....
07:36, 09/19/2019

GLOBAL MARKETS-Asian shares turn lower on guarded Fed, yen rises after BOJ Asian shares turned lower on Thursday after the U.S. Federal Reserve cut interest rates as expected but signalled a higher bar to further policy easings....
07:36, 09/19/2019

UPDATE 5-Trump and California go to war over clean cars U.S. President Donald Trump and the state of California went to war on Wednesday over who should set the standards in the United States for vehicle emissions and electric cars, foreshadowing a legal b...
07:36, 09/19/2019

Overstock’s ex-CEO Patrick Byrne sells all of his shares Patrick Byrne — the controversial ex-CEO of Overstock — sold all his shares this week. Byrne — who left the discount furniture seller in a cloud of controversy after confessing to a romantic relations...
07:36, 09/19/2019

A Challenge to Big Tech and Antitrust Thinking in a Surprising Place The University of Chicago has long been associated with the idea that antitrust decisions should be based on prices for consumers, not market dominance. That’s starting to change....
07:36, 09/19/2019

Wales focus returns to pitch with brutal training session before Georgia match Team seek to move on from Rob Howley’s departurePlayers enjoy best session since arriving in JapanWales players went hell for leather in training on Wednesday night in a bid to put the investigation i...
08:01, 09/19/2019

Biden's bid to attract Rust Belt workers faces troubles in his own backyard Democrat Joe Biden kicked off his 2020 presidential campaign in April at a Teamsters union hall in Pittsburgh, the one-time U.S. steel capital, a well-choreographed show intended to prove that blue-co...
08:01, 09/19/2019

US Teen Fatally Stabbed As Peers Filmed, Police Say The final bell rang Monday at Oceanside High School, and before long more than 50 teenagers had gathered in a strip mall parking lot a few blocks away....
08:48, 09/19/2019

Nick Carter Claims Aaron Carter Revealed ''Thoughts of Killing Babies'' In Restraining Order Filing The family feud between Nick and Aaron Carter is far from over. One day after Nick filed a restraining order against his younger brother, court documents obtained by E! News reveal......
08:48, 09/19/2019

‘Legally’ haunted New York manor is for sale again A “legally” haunted New York house is on the market again. Former owner Helen Ackley — who lived in the Queen Anne Victorian at 1 LaVeta Place in Nyack, NY, from the 1960s to the late 1980s R...
09:12, 09/19/2019

Nirav Modi Likely To Be Given Confirmed Date Of Trial By UK Court Today Fugitive diamantaire Nirav Modi, wanted in connection with the nearly USD 2 billion Punjab National Bank or PNB fraud and money laundering case, will appear before a UK court via video link from a......
10:00, 09/19/2019

Last-minute Huawei Mate 30 Pro leak potentially spoils imminent launch The Huawei Mate 30 Pro launch is mere hours away, but the train of leaks shows no sign of slowing down, as the phone has been shown off in its entirety – including both renders and a full spec ...
11:12, 09/19/2019

Euromoney and the IMF/World Bank: A special relationship For those that work on them, every edition of Euromoney is special. We try our utmost to reflect the issues of the moment, to delve into the intricacies of the global financial system and never forget...
11:36, 09/19/2019

Sun Tran unveils electric bus, set to hit streets next year TUCSON — Officials with the City of Tucson, Sun Tran and Tucson Electric Power gathered Wednesday to unveil a new battery-electric bus that will hit local streets next year. “They’re a smo...
11:36, 09/19/2019

Arizona driver arrested after 31 immigrants found in big rig TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) — Authorities say an Arizona man has been arrested on suspicion of human smuggling after 31 Mexican immigrants were found in the tractor-trailer he was driving. U.S. Border Patrol a...
11:36, 09/19/2019

Google opens a new AI research centre in India At its annual Google for India event in the capital of New Delhi today, the search giant announced it’s opening an AI research center in Bangalore, led by scientist Dr. Manish Gupta. The center called...
12:00, 09/19/2019

‘Ad Astra’ is a major comeback for Brad Pitt When somebody asks Brad Pitt what he did this summer, here’s how he should respond: “Resuscitated my acting career!” Although the movie star’s best days seemed well behind him, he has, out of nowhere,...
12:00, 09/19/2019

Trump threatens EPA action against San Francisco over homeless crisis President Trump said Wednesday night that the EPA will be issuing a “notice” to San Francisco over environmental issues caused by the city’s homeless population. “We can’t have...
13:12, 09/19/2019

India's Modi to meet BP, Exxon executives to discuss investment opportunities Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi will meet executives from energy majors BP PLC and Exxon Mobil Corp in the United States next week to discuss investment opportunities, the foreign ministry said on...
14:01, 09/19/2019

Stephen Hawking was wrong. Black holes are bald. Back in 2017, a gravitational wave rang across Earth like the clear tone of a bell. It stretched and squished every person, ant and scientific instrument on the planet as it passed through our region ...
15:12, 09/19/2019

How much the average homeowner spends to fix weather-related damage More than four in 10 homeowners have experienced damage to their home from drastic weather changes in the fall and winter, according to new research....
15:36, 09/19/2019

Merriam-Webster adds 530 new terms from ‘deep state’ to ‘dad joke’ The dictionary's editors announced that they have added more than 530 words to its pages in September, as well as 4,000 definitions, etymology and pronunciation revisions....
15:36, 09/19/2019

Fed Adds $75 Billion to Financial System in Third Repo Transaction This Week The Federal Reserve Bank of New York added $75 billion to the financial system, using the market for overnight repurchase agreements, or repo, to relieve funding pressure in money markets....
15:36, 09/19/2019

Baltic index posts biggest fall in nearly 2 months The Baltic Exchange's main sea freight index, tracking rates for ships ferrying dry bulk commodities, fell for the 11th consecutive session on Thursday, marking its biggest percentage fall in nearly t...
16:00, 09/19/2019

UPDATE 2-Trump administration bars California from requiring cleaner cars The Trump administration said on Thursday it is revoking California's authority to set its own auto tailpipe emissions standards and to require some zero-emission vehicles - a decision that will spark...
16:00, 09/19/2019

WRAPUP 2-Iran warns against war as U.S. and Saudi weigh response to oil attack Iran warned U.S. President Donald Trump on Thursday against being dragged into all-out war in the Middle East following an attack on Saudi Arabian oil facilities which Washington and Riyadh blame on T...
16:00, 09/19/2019

Miami Dolphins' Raekwon McMillan says ref told him to 'Stay off Tom' Brady during Patriots game A Miami Dolphins linebacker said Wednesday a referee told him to be careful with his hits on New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady during their matchup over the weekend....
16:24, 09/19/2019

Bajrang, Ravi Lose In World Championships Semis, Grab Olympic Quotas Bajrang Punia and Ravi Dahiya entered the World Wrestling Championships semi-finals and became the second and third Indian wrestlers, after Vinesh Phogat, to claim quotas for the Tokyo Olympics 2020....
16:24, 09/19/2019

China plans 226 GW of new coal power projects: environmental groups China's total planned coal-fired power projects now stand at 226.2 gigawatts (GW), the highest in the world and more than twice the amount of new capacity on the books in India, according to data pub...
16:48, 09/19/2019

In diverse Toronto, the Raptors’ sports hijab is hailed as a win for inclusivity The head coverings, worn in public by some Muslim women, have not always been accepted by major sports organizations. Now, they are being marketed and sold by the Raptors and Nike as part of an inclus...
17:12, 09/19/2019

WordPress.com parent Automattic raises $300 million from Salesforce at a $3 billion valuation WordPress.com parent Automattic has raised $300 million in funding from Salesforce Ventures, giving it a post-funding valuation of $3 billion.Read More...
17:36, 09/19/2019

Alabama coach Nick Saban says absent DE Antonio Alfano has 'basically quit' Alabama five-star freshman Antonio Alfano has been absent from the team for the last two weeks, and coach Nick Saban says the DE has 'basically quit.'       ...
18:24, 09/19/2019

USA TODAY Sports college football staff picks for Week 4 of the season Week 4 of the college football season bring a matchup between Notre Dame and Georgia plus two other showdowns. USA TODAY staff pick the Top 25 games.       ...
18:24, 09/19/2019

This in-depth review of the iPhone 11 Pro’s best new feature is jaw-dropping I’m more excited about the iPhone 11 than I’ve been for a new iPhone release in quite some time. Sure, the introduction of Face ID and a larger OLED display on the iPhone X was cool, but i...
18:48, 09/19/2019

Suspect charged after teen stabbed to death as some in crowd filmed An 18-year-old was arrested after Khaseen Morris, 16, was fatally stabbed during a brawl outside a New York strip mall.        ...
19:12, 09/19/2019

'They're forming like roaches.' The 6 tropical storms whirling at once have set a record It's hurricane season, but this is ridiculous. The six storms whirling this week in the Atlantic and Pacific set a record, forecasters reported.        ...
19:12, 09/19/2019

Ticktum gets first race outing since Red Bull exit in F3 level series Two-time Macau Grand Prix winner Dan Ticktum is to return to racing this weekend for the first time since he was dropped by the Red Bull Junior programme...
19:12, 09/19/2019

Sainz: Hulkenberg would stay if F1 was about "speed and talent" Carlos Sainz Jr believes Nico Hulkenberg would stay in Formula 1 "if it was about speed and talent", after Hulkenberg was dropped by Renault and snubbed by Haas for 2020....
19:12, 09/19/2019

A fake interview with Vladimir Putin demonstrates how convincing deepfakes could be created in real-time in just a matter of years AP Photo/Alexander Zemlianichenko; MIT Technology Review Deepfakes — videos manipulated with AI to make someone appear to say or do something they haven't actually said or done — have bec...
19:12, 09/19/2019

Trump's new national security adviser is a 'nice guy', but poorly equipped for one of the toughest jobs in the White House, sources say Michael Campanella/Getty Images Robert O'Brien, Donald Trump's new national security adviser, is well respected and has proven himself before. But former colleagues of the US' former chief hostage ne...
19:12, 09/19/2019

Study: Even short-lived solar panels can be economically viable A new study shows that, contrary to widespread belief within the solar power industry, new kinds of solar cells and panels don’t necessarily have to last for 25 to 30 years in order to be economically...
19:36, 09/19/2019

Forget the delivery truck. Walgreens will soon deliver aspirin, snacks via drone Starting next month, Walgreens customers in Virginia will be able to get those items, and many more, dropped at their doorstep -- by drone.       ...
20:00, 09/19/2019

Mickey Rourke and Robert De Niro are in a vicious feud that we just heard about for the first time Everyone loves a good celebrity feud, whether it’s Joan Crawford vs. Bette Davis, Lindsey Buckingham vs. Stevie Nicks, or Ballistic: Ecks Vs. Sever, but apparently celebrities are so prone to feuding ...
20:24, 09/19/2019

Rival UN resolutions on Syria cease-fire go down to defeat Rival U.N. humanitarian resolutions calling for a cease-fire in Syria’s last rebel stronghold in Idlib were defeated Thursday, reflecting deep divisions that have prevented the powerful Security Counc...
20:24, 09/19/2019

‘I’m in This Death Valley.’ Read Our Full Conversation with Emmanuel Macron When TIME first interviewed President Emmanuel Macron in 2015, he was an Economy Minister with a grand plan for a new kind of politics. The next time, in 2017, he had won power at the age of 39 and wa...
20:24, 09/19/2019

30 Pine Nut Farm Workers Killed In US Drone Strike In Afghanistan A US drone strike intended to hit an Islamic State (ISIS) hideout in Afghanistan killed at least 30 civilians resting after a day's labour in the fields, officials said on Thursday....
20:48, 09/19/2019

Last US warship sunk by German sub during WWII reveals its secrets in eerie images from seabed The wreck of the last U.S. Navy warship sunk by a German submarine during World War II is revealing its secrets in remarkable images from the seabed....
20:48, 09/19/2019

Ed Buck to be charged in homeless man’s overdose death Well-known Democratic donor Ed Buck will face federal charges in the 2017 overdose death of a homeless man at his West Hollywood home, according to a new report. Buck, 65, is expected to be transferre...
20:48, 09/19/2019

McConnell backs election security funding after Dem criticism A key Senate panel is approving $250 million to help states beef up their election systems, freeing up the money after Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell came under criticism from Democrats for im...
20:48, 09/19/2019

Islamic Center of Tucson to hold community-building event TUCSON – In light of the recent incidents involving the Islamic Center of Tucson (ICT) and a nearby apartment, the center is hosting a community-building event called SALAM Tucson on Thursday. The eve...
20:48, 09/19/2019

Walgreens to test drone delivery service with Alphabet's Wing The pilot program will deliver food and beverage, over-the-counter medications and other items within minutes, the company said. Prescription deliveries will not be available....
21:12, 09/19/2019

‘Okra is the most foul thing ever grown’: chefs on their most hated ingredients From ‘horrible’ coconut to ‘stomach-turning’ turbot, top chefs reveal the foods they can’t stand It is common to hear chefs wax lyrical about ingredients they adore. We hear far less about those that ...
21:12, 09/19/2019

Taylor Swift: 'White supremacy is repulsive. There is nothing worse' The singer has used a Rolling Stone interview to explain her pro-Democratic politics and disavow her adoption by the far rightAfter years of keeping herself at a largely indifferent remove, Taylor Swi...
21:48, 09/19/2019

'Wake up and face facts' : Greta Thunberg pleads with politicians to lead fight against climate crisis – as it happened The Swedish teen activist made clear her disapproval of Trump leaving the Paris climate agreementThe Guardian is joining forces with more than 250 news outlets to strengthen coverage of the climate cr...
21:50, 09/19/2019

Nuclear energy: Nationals MPs welcome AWU support for domestic industry Union to tell parliamentary committee it’s ‘ludicrous’ to export uranium but not benefit from the energy source at homeNationals MPs have welcomed support from the Australian Workers’ Union for a dome...
21:50, 09/19/2019

Giants end Pat Shurmur’s WFAN spot with Mike Francesa as feud reaches breaking point Pat Shurmur hung up on Mike Francesa. The Giants ended Shurmur’s 15-minute weekly spot with the outspoken WFAN host, just days after Francesa ripped him and the team following an 0-2 start, the ...
22:12, 09/19/2019

|Cabinet:'Fruitful'talksonMboweni'sgrowthplan Minister in the Presidency Jackson Mthembu says Cabinet is considering Treasury's economic policy paper, now that the deadline of public submissions has passed....
23:00, 09/19/2019

'Only Bibi' no more: Why does Israel's Netanyahu want to power-share? After failing to secure a clear election victory twice in six months, Israel's longest-serving prime minister now seems to be calculating that he can stay in power only by sharing it....
23:01, 09/19/2019

Tottenham's Pochettino: we didn’t respect the plan in draw with Olympiakos – video It was a poor start from Mauricio Pochettino's side in the Champions League; despite his side having a 2-0 lead against the run of play, they drew away at Olympiakos. A penalty from Harry Kane and a w...
23:24, 09/19/2019

A huge list of Samsung Galaxy phones set to be updated to Android 10 just leaked A leak earlier this week claimed that Samsung will soon release Android 10 betas for its 2019 flagships, including the Galaxy S10 series and the Note 10 series. That’s hardly surprising, conside...
23:48, 09/19/2019

Titans-Jaguars fantasy football: The verdict on Marcus Mariota, Gardner Minshew This week’s Thursday night barnburner between the Tennessee Titans and Jacksonville Jaguars presents fairly easy fantasy decisions. Start the running backs: Derrick Henry and Leonard Fournette. ...
23:48, 09/19/2019

In Nashik, PM Modi Sets The Tone For Maharashtra Poll Campaign Prime Minister Narendra Modi addressed a massive rally in Nashik on the concluding day of the Maha Jan Aadesh Yatra, the outreach programme launched by Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis last month to.....
23:48, 09/19/2019

Jammu And Kashmir Investor Summit Postponed To 2020 The State Administrative Council (SAC) on Thursday postponed the Jammu and Kashmir Investor Summit, which was earlier scheduled to take place from October 12-14, to 2020....
23:48, 09/19/2019

Imelda weakens into open wave: NHC Imelda has weakened into an open wave and flash flood watches were in effect for parts of eastern Texas and western Louisiana, the U.S. National Hurricane Center said on Thursday....
00:36, 09/20/2019

Man Utd 1-0 Astana: Mason Greenwood takes his Europa League chance at Old Trafford Mason Greenwood scored a timely first senior goal as Manchester United squeezed past Kazakhstani side Astana in their Europa League group stage opener....
01:00, 09/20/2019

Huawei says Watch GT 2 has two weeks of battery life The Mate 30 Pro isn't the only new device Huawei showed off today. The company also revealed the Huawei Watch GT 2, its newest LiteOS wearable. When it launches in Europe later this year, Huawei ...
01:00, 09/20/2019

Pocket Casts will give existing desktop customers Plus for life Earlier this week the popular podcast app Pocket Casts announced some big changes. In addition to making the mobile app free, Pocket Casts unveiled a new paid subscription tier, Pocket Casts Plus. It ...
01:00, 09/20/2019

Ex-CEO of Indiana drug company gets 3 years for defrauding FDA, tampering with drugs: prosecutors A former CEO of an Indiana drug companying company has been convicted of defrauding the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) and tampering with drugs will spend nearly three years behind bars, federal p...
01:24, 09/20/2019

California union demands pepper spray for workers after multiple homeless attacks in state’s capital A spate of incidents involving homeless people attacking state groundskeepers in California’s capital has prompted the union representing them to demand pepper spray be provided for self-defense....
01:24, 09/20/2019

Turkey's steel imports into Europe a 'problem' Turkey's steel imports into Europe are a "greater problem" for the industry than the slowdown in demand from car makers, the boss of Europe's third largest steelmaker has told Sky News....
01:48, 09/20/2019

Ed Buck hit with federal charge in man’s 2017 overdose death Democratic donor Ed Buck was hit Thursday with a federal charge in connection to the 2017 overdose death of a homeless man at his West Hollywood home. Buck, 65, was charged with distributing methamphe...
01:48, 09/20/2019

Trump, Facebook CEO Zuckerberg had 'good, constructive' meeting -Facebook U.S. President Donald Trump and Facebook Chief Executive Mark Zuckerberg had a "good, constructive" meeting at the White House on Thursday, the social media company said in a statement....
01:48, 09/20/2019

EXPLAINER-U.S.-China trade talks: where they are and what's at stake Senior U.S. and Chinese officials are meeting in Washington on Thursday and Friday in an attempt to settle their ongoing trade war, but a lasting peace seems elusive....
01:48, 09/20/2019

Nature ‘one of most effective ways’ of combatting climate change Nature is “one of the most effective ways” of combatting climate change and should be part of every country’s climate strategy according to the Executive Director of the UN Environment Programme (UNEP...
02:12, 09/20/2019

Exclusive: Zarif threatens 'all-out war' in case of military strike on Iran In an exclusive interview with CNN's Nick Paton Walsh, Zarif raised the specter of 'all-out war' in case of a US or Saudi military strike on the country....
02:12, 09/20/2019

'Worse than Hurricane Harvey': At least 1 dead as Imelda overwhelms Texas with' incredibly dangerous' flooding First responders were overwhelmed by 911 calls for high water rescues as Tropical Depression Imelda drenched Winnie and Beaumont, Texas, with rain.        ...
02:12, 09/20/2019

Injured crewman sues California dive boat owner after 34 diein fiery tragedy Ryan Sims filed the suit last week in Ventura County Superior Court saying the Conception dive boat was unseaworthy and operated in an unsafe manner.        ...
02:12, 09/20/2019

An ex-lobbyist is Trump’s pick for labor secretary. Democrats found anti-gay op-eds he wrote in college. At his confirmation hearing, Eugene Scalia, son of the late Supreme Court justice, faced harsh questioning over his record defending corporations in legal matters against workers and regulators. He wa...
03:02, 09/20/2019

HUD Secretary Ben Carson makes dismissive comments about transgender people, angering agency staff During his visit to San Francisco this week, the Housing and Urban Development Secretary also lamented that society no longer seemed to know the difference between men and women, according to three pe...
03:02, 09/20/2019

‘I Wish We Had More Answers’: Health Officials Still Don’t Know Why 500 People Have Gotten Sick After Vaping More than 500 people have developed serious lung illnesses after vaping, and seven have died — but there’s still not a clear cause, federal health officials said on a call with reporters T...
03:24, 09/20/2019

Trade deal between EU, 11 South American nations blocked over Amazon wildfire concerns A proposed trade deal between the European Union and 11 South American nations now faces uncertainty after a key Austrian Parliament committee voted to reject it....
03:27, 09/20/2019

Iran says 'all out war' could result from U.S. military action Iran's foreign minister promised Thursday that any military action by the United States or Saudi Arabia in response to oil attacks last weekend would cause "all out war."...
03:27, 09/20/2019

BBC defends Laura Kuenssberg over 'absurd' claims on social media she maliciously tweeted about father who confronted Boris Johnson The BBC has defended journalist Laura Kuenssberg calling suggestions she maliciously shared details of a father who confronted Boris Johnson at a hospital "absurd"....
03:27, 09/20/2019

FedEx pilot detained in China before commercial flight A FedEx pilot was detained in China last week after items found in his checked bag before he boarded a commercial flight, the company confirmed Thursday.   ...
03:48, 09/20/2019

Blackface has a long history in Canada — here’s a look While blackface minstrelsy is believed to have originated in the United States, it was also a popular form of entertainment in Canada in the 19th and early 20th century....
04:12, 09/20/2019

Trudeau appeared in racist makeup several times in the past. How did it stay a secret? Many political observers are scratching their heads about how evidence of more than one incident involving Trudeau wearing blackface had not surfaced until now....
04:12, 09/20/2019

Miami Dolphins to start QB Josh Rosen over Ryan Fitzpatrick The Miami Dolphins are planning to start former first-round pick Josh Rosen over journeyman quarterback Ryan Fitzpatrick on Sunday against the Dallas Cowboys....
04:12, 09/20/2019

Huawei Launches First Smartphone Without Google's Key Apps Huawei unveiled its first smartphone devoid of Google’s most popular apps, a byproduct of the U.S.-China trade dispute that could complicate the Chinese tech giant’s efforts to stoke demand for its pr...
04:36, 09/20/2019

U.S. Navy: Yes, Those UFO Videos Uploaded By Blink-182's Former Frontman Are Real Between December 2017 and March 2018, To The Stars Academy of Arts & Sciences—a foundation headed by Tom Delonge of Blink-182 fame that’s dedicated to investigating alien life—posted some strange ...
05:00, 09/20/2019

American Airlines passenger pops blister, splatters passengers with blood A woman’s foot blister popped during a flight to Miami, in a disturbing medical mishap that reportedly splashed blood onto two people, a book, the plane cabin’s walls....
05:00, 09/20/2019

Purdue Pharma Warns That Sackler Family May Walk From Opioid Deal The company said the cost of fighting lawsuits brought by states could jeopardize its owners’ ability to contribute $3 billion to a national opioids settlement....
05:24, 09/20/2019

8th vaping-related death reported in U.S. as cases of illnesses top 500 The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said 530 confirmed and probable cases have been reported in 38 states and one U.S. territory, up from 380 a week ago....
05:48, 09/20/2019

Jimmy Carter Invokes Idea of ‘Age Limit’ for Presidential Candidates Mr. Carter, 94, said he wouldn’t be up to the rigors of the nation’s top job if he were 15 years younger. The three leading Democratic candidates are in their 70s....
05:48, 09/20/2019

U.S. Orders Duke and U.N.C. to Recast Tone in Mideast Studies The Education Department is investigating a Middle East studies program run by Duke and the University of North Carolina, citing, among other issues, how Judaism is discussed....
05:48, 09/20/2019

Wildfire victims in PG&E bankruptcy to present $24 billion reorganization plan The committee for wildfire victims in the bankruptcy of PG&E Corp said in a court filing on Thursday it was prepared to present a $24 billion reorganization plan for the power provider....
06:12, 09/20/2019

Another 26/11 And Will Take Military Action, Manmohan Singh Told Ex-UK PM Former British premier David Cameron released his memoirs on Thursday, in which he speaks of getting on well with "saintly" former Indian Prime Minister Manmohan Singh, who even confided in him about....
07:12, 09/20/2019

Wheel of Giants: Prehistoric Rujm el-Hiri Puzzles Archaeologists Sitting in plain sight but unnoticed for centuries, Rujm el-Hiri - an unusual megalith near the Sea of Galilee - has stumped experts. An ancient monument comprised of enormous stone circles dating to ...
07:36, 09/20/2019

The scarily good Impossible Burger finally lands in (a few) supermarkets The Impossible Burger, a burger made from plants that comes eerily close to the real thing, is finally landing in stores. Until now, it’s been exclusive to select restaurants, but starting tomorrow, i...
08:00, 09/20/2019

Tesla, state regulators sued by New Jersey dealer association The New Jersey Coalition of Automotive Retailers says the state is not addressing violations of franchise, dealer licensing and consumer protection laws by Tesla....
08:00, 09/20/2019

BMW should buy Jaguar Land Rover, Bernstein analysts say Jaguar Land Rover could lower operating and other costs substantially under the wing of a cash-rich bigger partner such as BMW, a Bernstein research note said....
08:00, 09/20/2019

Google expands its efforts in India with new Google Pay initiatives During its annual event in New Delhi, Google announced a number of new Google Pay initiatives aimed at helping small and medium-sized businesses accept digital payments in India.Although 400 million I...
08:00, 09/20/2019

Antonio Brown accuser claims he sent harassing texts after she went public: report The artist who accused Patriots wide receiver Antonio Brown of sexually harassing her in his Pittsburgh home in 2017 claims he sent her harassing text messages after she went public with the allegatio...
08:00, 09/20/2019

There is a little gambling confidence in the Jets — but that’ll change The Jets-Patriots mega-spread dropped half a point at William Hill sportsbooks on Thursday morning, leaving New England as a 23-point favorite for Sunday’s game in Foxborough, Mass. But Nick Bogdanovi...
08:00, 09/20/2019

Luke Falk isn’t getting eased into Jets’ QB job Luke Falk realized the coincidence when he looked at his phone during the draft in 2018 and saw the Titans were calling him. Tennessee took him in the sixth round, pick No. 199 overall, out of Washing...
08:00, 09/20/2019

Sewer Improvements coming to Pima County MARANA, Ariz.- Pima County Regional Wastewater Reclamation Department (RWRD) are installing a 15-inch sewer interceptor line along Hartman Lane, between Linda Vista Boulevard and Cortaro Farms Road. C...
08:00, 09/20/2019

Billie Lourd Joins Will & Grace As Debbie Reynolds' Granddaughter Will & Grace has added another guest star to its roster for the final season, and this one is extra special. Billie Lourd will be playing Fiona Adler, the granddaughter of Bobbi......
08:24, 09/20/2019

Antoni Porowski Is Jumping Up and Down Over His PCAs Nominations Antoni Porowski is "so excited and honored" to be nominated at this year's E! People's Choice Awards. The food and wine expert stopped by E! News' Daily Pop to talk......
08:24, 09/20/2019

I tried the Light Phone for a week – could I survive on just texts and calls? If you spend hours a day staring at your phone screen for social media, games and reading, a new no-frills device could help nudge you back to the real worldFor years, I have had a screensaver on my i...
08:24, 09/20/2019

Facebook CEO Zuckerberg meets with Trump, key senators on DC swing Facebook founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg met with President Trump at the White House Thursday, part of a series of visits with lawmakers who have been critical of the social media giant....
08:24, 09/20/2019

Google to invest record-breaking amount in renewable energy Google today announced its intention to spend more than $2 billion in new renewable energy infrastructure across the US, South America and Europe. The 1,600-megawatt package of wind and solar agreemen...
09:12, 09/20/2019

Misha Nonoo wedding: Meghan Markle's best friend to marry Michael Hess in Italy The American-based designer - who reportedly first set up Meghan and Harry on a blind date - is set to marry oil tycoon Michael Hess this weekend in an elaborate ceremony in Italy...
11:00, 09/20/2019

Urbanworld 2019: How Kasi Lemmons, Vondie Curtis-Hall and Henry Hunter Hall Continue a Creative Legacy in Harriet Before she departed this earth, Harriet Tubman’s last words were, “I go to prepare a place for you.” When I hear such a powerful phrase, I can’t help but think of the concept of legacy....
11:24, 09/20/2019

How will Crystal Palace line up against Wolves? James McArthur set to return Crystal Palace's bright start to the season was brought firmly to a halt at Tottenham last weekend, but manager Roy Hodgson is never one to rip up his plans when things go awry....
12:12, 09/20/2019

Realme X2 to Include Snapdragon 730G, VOOC 4.0 Flash Charge Tech Realme X2 with the Snapdragon 730G SoC is set to debut in India as Realme XT 730G, Realme India CMO Francis Wang hinted at the development through a tweet....
13:04, 09/20/2019

Facebook Making Ads More Playful to Prompt Interactions Facebook said Thursday it will let advertisers pack more fun into marketing messages with augmented reality, games and playful polls to prompt interactions....
13:04, 09/20/2019

Lenovo K10 Plus to Launch in India on September 22, Specifications Revealed The Flipkart landing page confirms that the Lenovo K10 Plus will be launched in India on September 22. The phone will be launched at 12pm (noon) IST....
13:04, 09/20/2019

Philippines to vaccinate millions as polio virus resurfaces in 2 children The Philippines recorded its second case of polio on Friday, as it prepared to vaccinate millions of children against a disease it believed to have been eradicated two decades ago....
13:24, 09/20/2019

How to use iOS 13’s dark mode like a boss Welcome to TNW Basics, a collection of tips, guides, and advice on how to easily get the most out of your gadgets, apps, and other stuff. Apple just released iOS 13 for iPhones (till iPhone 6) and iPo...
13:48, 09/20/2019

20 Surprising Secrets About Law & Order: SVU Revealed 21 seasons in and 20 years later, Law & Order: SVU shows no signs of slowing down. On September 20, 1999, the Law & Order spinoff centering on the Special Victims Unit of the......
14:12, 09/20/2019

Alexa, are you ready to live in the car ,too? We got our invite, and unit is slow and not ready for prime time. On the positive side, it could play music, read back e-mail and locate gas stations.       ...
14:12, 09/20/2019

Minecraft is finally getting a character creator - with over 100 free items Minecraft is finally getting a character creator that allows players to customize their avatar.The new feature, which was shown off by developer Mojang in a recent livestream, allows players to custom...
14:12, 09/20/2019

Skullcandy's Crusher ANC headphones vibrate with your bassiest tracks Skullcandy has announced a new version of its popular wireless Crusher headphones, which have been updated to include active noise cancelation and Skullcandy's patented Sensory Bass technology.&#...
14:12, 09/20/2019

New Bowers & Wilkins headphones make videos sound just as good as your music Renowned audio brand Bowers & Wilkins has released four new wireless headphones, including over-ear and on-ear models, as well as in-ear neckbuds.Three of the new models are the first consumer headpho...
14:12, 09/20/2019

Amnesty International Says Hong Kong Police Using ‘Reckless and Indiscriminate Tactics’ Amnesty International on Friday accused Hong Kong police of employing “reckless and indiscriminate tactics” against protesters in what amounts to an alarming pattern of abuse, and called f...
14:12, 09/20/2019

Government's Big Move On Corporate Tax: What It Means - 5 Points The centre's move today to reduce corporate tax on domestic companies had an immediate effect on the markets, with the S&P BSE Sensex surging over 2,100 points and the NSE Nifty climbing above the......
14:12, 09/20/2019

Corporate Tax Cut To 25.2% To Spur Growth, Markets Celebrate: 10 Points The centre today reduced corporate tax on domestic firms in a bid to boost the sluggish economy, hurt by slowing demand across sectors, especially manufacturing that is among the highest contributors....
14:12, 09/20/2019

UPDATE 1-Netflix chief says 'The Crown' will look a bargain after streaming explosion The boss of Netflix says the looming arrival of Apple, Disney and NBC to the global streaming market will push content costs to levels that make its epic drama about the British Royal family "look lik...
15:12, 09/20/2019