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The 100 best albums of the 21st century

We polled 45 music writers to rank the definitive LPs of the 21st century so far. Read our countdown of passionate pop, electrifying rock and anthemic rap – and see if yo...

The 100 best albums of the 21st century

Source: theguardian.com

'It's one big earworm': readers' picks of the best albums this century After we published our list of the greatest albums this century, we asked for your own suggestions – from dark R&B to revolutionary drum’n’bassRead what the Guardian’s music critics opted forAlexis Pe...
08:49, 09/20/2019

The 100 best books of the 21st century Dazzling debut novels, searing polemics, the history of humanity and trailblazing memoirs ... Read our pick of the best books since 2000Read an interview with the author of our No 1 bookRead Ali Smith...
17:48, 09/21/2019

The 100 best films of the 21st century Gangsters, superheroes, schoolkids, lovers, slaves, peasants, techies, Tenenbaums and freefalling astronauts – they’re all here in our countdown of cinema’s best movies since 2000The director of our N...
10:00, 09/13/2019

The 50 best comedians of the 21st century From apocalyptic standup Frankie Boyle to the many hilarious faces of Tina Fey, Steve Coogan, Sharon Horgan and Kristen Wiig, we present the funniest comics of the eraOur No 1 comedian’s funniest mome...
00:12, 09/19/2019

The best architecture of the 21st century A flying roof, a bamboo airport, a marooned galleon and a park in the sky … continuing our series, we pick the 25 greatest builds of the new ageInterview with the creator of the No 1More of the best A...
18:36, 09/16/2019

The 100 best TV shows of the 21st century Where’s Mad Men? How did The Sopranos do? Does The Crown triumph? Can anyone remember Lost? And will Downton Abbey even figure? Find out here – and have your sayWe interview the No 1 show’s creator21s...
01:24, 09/17/2019

Why the best film of the 21st century is There Will Be Blood Paul Thomas Anderson’s tragic parable of society’s addiction to oil, fuelled by a zealous Daniel Day-Lewis, is a burning indictment of male aggression and an apocalyptic warningThe title is a prophecy...
14:48, 09/13/2019

The 50 best video games of the 21st century Want to build worlds, become a crime kingpin, get lost in space, or enter the afterlife? Then our countdown of the 50 best games of the era has something for youMore of the best TV | Film | Albums | A...
12:00, 09/19/2019

This is What The U.S. Navy Wants in a Frigate for the 21st Century The United States Navy has released its requirements for a new guided missile frigate, a low-end ship designed for less dangerous missions than the rest of the fleet. The new FFG(X) warships will be p...
01:12, 07/05/2019

'Who cares if cars can spy on you? It's the 21st century after all' Opinion 1 Sep, 2019 We live in an age where everything we own can track us so we shouldn't be surprised that our cars can too, says Mike Rutherford...
22:12, 09/01/2019

Putin and Xi cement an alliance for the 21st century As Western allies gather to commemorate one of the greatest military feats of the 20th century, China and Russia are thinking of a new alliance for a new century....
08:36, 06/06/2019

The 50 best horror movies of the 21st century, definitively ranked The 21st century so far has given us scary movies with an artful bent, such as "Get Out" and "Hereditary." The best horror movies since 2001, ranked.        ...
05:12, 09/06/2019

Inside the 21st-century British criminal underworld There are almost 5,000 criminal gangs in the UK. But the old family firms are gone – today’s big players are multinational, diversified and tech-savvy. By Duncan CampbellWho rules the underworld today...
17:24, 07/04/2019

Is Global Warming the 21st Century’s Black Death? In his novel “Gun Island,” Amitav Ghosh challenges readers to deploy all their powers, rational and magical, to confront the demons of climate change....
14:36, 09/10/2019

How conservationists are controlling invasive species in the 21st century When humans colonized islands throughout the Pacific some 2,000 years ago, rats came along for the ride. The introduction of those rodents proved disastrous for the local island exosystem, a pattern t...
19:12, 09/17/2019

All hail Tina Fey: the funniest comic of the 21st century From skewering Sarah Palin to handing us Liz Lemon on 30 Rock, here are 10 of the SNL legend’s most hilarious moments The 50 best comediansA nice girl with an anarchic bent and a tongue as sharp as a ...
19:24, 09/18/2019

How Killer Mike reinvented Thomas More for the 21st century The rapper’s utopian attempt to secede from the US, as documented in his Netflix show Trigger Warning, is more than just clever TVThe word “utopia” was coined in the early 16th century by Thomas More,...
21:24, 07/12/2019

Civilisation: a breathtaking vista of life in the 21st century – in pictures A photography exhibition featuring more than 200 images from Africa, the Americas, Asia, Australia and Europe, explores the phenomenal complexity of modern life • Civilisation: The Way We Live Now is ...
14:12, 09/10/2019

Playdate handheld is an indie-powered Game Boy for the 21st century If you long for the good old days of simple games which place fun and imagination above everything else, then today is your lucky day, because a new indie-focused handheld is coming from videogame-pub...
07:36, 05/23/2019

Sinclair snaps up 21 local sports networks from 21st Century Fox Twenty-one local sports networks that used to belong to 21st Century Fox — and carried games from the Miami Heat to the Atlanta Braves — are now owned by Sinclair Broadcast Group. The transfer means S...
10:36, 08/24/2019

In Ethiopia, Beat-Up Volkswagen Beetles Get 21st-Century Upgrade There is a growing number of young Ethiopian drivers giving the Beetle -- which has long occupied a hallowed position in the nation's car culture -- a 21st-century upgrade....
12:12, 09/16/2019

Delirious Cities: capturing metropolitan life in the 21st century – in pictures In the sixth annual Delirious Cities exhibition, 23 artists from 14 countries have tried to showcase how the city can be an ever-changing landscape. Inspired by Rem Koolhaas’ 1978 manifesto Delirious ...
12:12, 07/25/2019

Surgeon General Warns America That 21st-Century Weed Can Really Fuck You Up The Surgeon General issued a very somber advisory to the people of the United States on Thursday: Weed may be legal in a lot of states now, but if you’re pregnant or a kid, you should stay away from i...
01:24, 08/30/2019

Reggie Perrin or Walter White: what does a 21st-century midlife crisis look like? For years, the midlife crisis has been no more than a sitcom joke. But now some experts are insisting that’s because we don’t understand how it has changedI was sitting gingerly on the bonnet of a cla...
07:12, 05/29/2019

Against the odds, select committee aims to push Congress into the 21st century “Welcome to 1935,” Rep. Dean Phillips’s brother told him when he arrived at the Capitol to take the oath of office, a nod to elements of the institution that remain unchanged....
17:24, 05/25/2019

In 21st century, threats 'from all sides' for Latin America's original languages At school in Tecate in the 1950s, a city sitting on Mexico's border with the United States, Josefina Meza was welcomed by a chorus of children's chants in a language she did not understand....
17:00, 07/29/2019

Congress, RJD Will Push 21st Century India Into Darkness: PM Modi In Bihar Lashing out at the opposition parties, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said today the Congress and the RJD will push 21st century India into darkness, if voted to power....
16:24, 05/14/2019

Amber Rudd to set out Tory leadership credentials with vision of 21st century Conservative Party Tory leadership contender Amber Rudd will today set out her vision of a modern-day Conservative Party, saying it must support workers of all backgrounds....
11:36, 05/09/2019

Cohousing in the UK: the new-build house model bringing the commune into the 21st century with eco-friendly design and an on-site gym The enterprising project in Cambridge is deliberately intergenerational, with working couples, young families and downsizing retirees all living together....
10:12, 05/08/2019

In tech-driven 21st century, achieving global development goals requires closing digital gender divide Bridging the ‘gender digital divide’ is about more than ensuring that women and girls have basic access to the Internet and cell phones; it means providing training so they have the skills to use info...
21:48, 04/28/2019

Ex-Army boss fined £1,000 for slapping woman's bottom after judge tells him act is 'disgraceful in the 21st century' A former Army Staff Sergeant who slapped a woman on the bottom during a Royal Navy fundraiser has been fined £1,000 by a judge, who said it was "disgraceful in the 21st Century"....
16:12, 05/31/2019

Best albums of 2019 so far Ariana Grande delivered swaggering pop, there was state-of-the-nation rap from Slowthai, Dave and Sleaford Mods, Billie Eilish shouted out for the teens, and Angélique Kidjo blended Africa with CubaAn...
23:00, 06/04/2019

100 best pop albums of all time 24/7 Wall St. identified the 100 best pop albums of all time based on an album’s performance on the Billboard 200 chart.        ...
19:00, 04/28/2019

The 10 Best Albums of 2019 (So Far) The best-selling album of 2019 so far is also one of the year’s best: Ariana Grande‘s thank u, next delivers joyous pop hooks over sterling production. But many of the year’s other s...
22:12, 05/24/2019

Elton John’s best albums In honor of the release of “Rocketman," 24/7 Tempo has identified Elton John’s best albums based on Billboard performance.        ...
21:36, 06/01/2019

Joni Mitchell's albums – ranked! On the 50th anniversary of Woodstock, we celebrate the supernatural folk and bold jazz experimentation of the groundbreaking artist whose famous song captured the spirit of the festival – even though ...
19:00, 08/15/2019

Best selling country albums of the last 10 years 24/7 Tempo identified the best selling country albums of the last 10 years based on the albums that have at least 1 million in certified sales.        ...
19:24, 05/30/2019

What Charli XCX Learned in the 5 Years Between New Albums The last time Charli XCX released an official studio album, the world was a very different place. The year was 2014. Bachelor in Paradise had only just aired its first season, Andrew......
15:37, 09/14/2019

Bruce Springsteen's albums – ranked! Ahead of the release of the Boss’s latest album, Western Stars, we rate all 18 of his studio albums to dateOld songs, covers, revivals of old covers. It seemed as though, on his 18th studio album, Bru...
17:48, 05/30/2019

Miles Davis's 20 greatest albums – ranked! With his lost 1985 album Rubberband out in September, and the 50th anniversary of In a Silent Way – released this week – we count down the jazz icon’s finest momentsIn the end, Miles Davis would fasci...
16:36, 08/01/2019

'No one buys albums': why pop stars are selling cannabis From Jenny Lewis to Margo Price, pot is music’s new money-spinner. And it’s targeting womenBid farewell to the merch stand mainstays of T-shirts and tote bags and say hello to pop’s latest money-spinn...
15:36, 06/01/2019

The best albums of 2019 so far, from Ariana Grande, Billie Eilish and more Vampire Weekend, Carly Rae Jepsen and Tyler, the Creator returned with some of their best music yet in 2019's first half.        ...
23:12, 06/18/2019

77 Pop and Jazz Albums, Shows and Festivals Coming This Fall Buzzy artists (King Princess, Young M.A), enduring performers (Neil Young, Madonna) and musicians dabbling in fresh mediums (Tegan and Sara, Sturgill Simpson) are coming in the new season....
16:36, 09/12/2019

K-pop band EXO welcomes Trump family with signed albums President Trump and Ivanka Trump got a surprise welcome party at South Korea’s Blue House: members of superstar K-pop boy band EXO. An excited Ivanka gushed about the group’s “phenomenal” performance ...
19:36, 06/29/2019

Swift's 'Lover' Lags Prior Albums Amid Streaming Bet Sales of Taylor Swift’s first album to hit streaming services and retail outlets simultaneously fell short of the pop singer’s last four albums, according to Nielsen Music....
13:00, 09/03/2019

Chelsea Wolfe, JPEGMAFIA, and 28 more albums we can’t wait to hear in September With certainly a few surprises still to come—from SZA, perhaps?—September is already a huge month for new music. In hip-hop, we’re anticipating JPEGMAFIA’s return and Sampa The Great’s The Return, a c...
17:24, 09/02/2019

Drop the pop: 10 summer alternative albums you need, from Springsteen to Black Keys Bruce Springsteen, The Black Keys and Tame Impala are a few of the artists making long-awaited comebacks this summer.        ...
20:24, 05/20/2019

Swift's 'Lover' Hits No. 1 but Lags Prior Albums Amid Streaming Bet Sales of Taylor Swift’s first album to hit streaming services and retail outlets simultaneously fell short of the pop singer’s last four albums, according to Nielsen Music....
04:36, 09/03/2019

Turns out Abbey Road and Let It Be weren't meant to be the last albums the Beatles recorded Anyone who’s watched Let It Be, the documentary made from video of the Beatles recording (and arguing about) their final songs together as a four-person group, would assume there was never any way Joh...
00:36, 09/13/2019

10 most anticipated albums of fall 2019: Taylor Swift, Tool, Luke Combs and more Fall 2019's album schedule is heating up. We're looking forward to new music from Taylor Swift, Tool, Sheryl Crow. Luke Combs and the Highwomen.        ...
20:03, 08/13/2019

Study on Amazon and Fake CDs Makes Sweeping Claims After Testing Fewer Than 100 Albums It’s no secret that Amazon struggles to keep fake products off its online marketplace, and it has for a while now. So when a new study made headlines this week for supposedly finding that a quarter of...
06:24, 08/17/2019

Janet Jackson's classic albums reissued review | Alexis Petridis's album of the month From 1986 to 1997, the youngest Jackson eclipsed her brother with albums produced by Jam and Lewis that still sound empowered, sexy and whip-smartLife as a Jackson never looked fun, but things seemed ...
14:24, 07/25/2019

Today in History for June 21st 1964: In Philadelphia, Mississippi three civil rights workers disappear while trying to help blacks register to vote; 1788: The U.S. Constitution takes effect        ...
15:00, 06/21/2019

Today in History for September 21st Highlights of this day in history: President Bill Clinton's grand jury testimony in the Monica Lewinsky scandal aired on TV; Authors H.G. Wells and Stephen King born; 'Monday Night Football' premiere...
16:12, 09/21/2019

'Overwatch' third anniversary event kicks off May 21st Blizzard is holding its third Overwatch anniversary event on May 21st, and this year the focus appears to be on welcoming in as many as people as possible. The occasion will revive many seasonal cosm...
22:36, 05/19/2019

New Hampshire becomes 21st U.S. state to repeal death penalty New Hampshire became the 21st U.S. state to abolish the death penalty on Thursday after the state's Senate voted 16-8 to override the Republican governor's veto of a bill passed by the Democratic-cont...
19:48, 05/30/2019

Wimbledon is Federer's best chance to win 21st slam: Wilander Wimbledon is Roger Federer's best chance to win another Grand Slam but, at 37, the Swiss maestro is no longer an outright favorite to prevail in multiple five-set contests over two weeks, seven-times ...
15:00, 06/30/2019

Oculus' next-gen Quest and Rift S headsets go on sale May 21st After months upon months of waiting, Oculus is finally ready to deliver its next generation of VR headsets. Both the stand-alone Oculus Quest and PC-dependent Oculus Rift S will be available to buy on...
20:36, 04/30/2019

Another heartbreak for Federer in bid for 21st grand slam title Fresh from a heart-breaking loss at the All-England Tennis Club, the abrupt end to Roger Federer's U.S. Open on Tuesday raised questions whether the 38-year-old can deliver on a record-extending 21st ...
18:24, 09/04/2019

Woman dies after botched 21st birthday nose job An Italian woman died of complications from the nose job she got for her 21st birthday, according to new reports. Maria Chiara Mete, got a rhinoplasty — or nose reshaping — procedure done ...
14:00, 07/16/2019

‘Jeopardy!’ champ James Holzhauer’s 21st win sets new record It’s official: James Holzauer now holds the title of second-longest winning streak in “Jeopardy!” history. The 34-year-old professional gambler triumphed in Thursday night’s game – h...
02:12, 05/03/2019

‘Toy Story 4’ is already breaking records ahead of its June 21st release Pixar fans just got a hint on Thursday morning that the next installment in the beloved Toy Story franchise will not only crush it at the box office as expected but that it will outpace last year&rsqu...
23:12, 05/30/2019

Reports: 10-month-old girl in Virginia is 21st child to die inside a hot car this year A 10-month-old baby girl is the third child to die after being left in a hot car this week, and the 21st this year.        ...
04:36, 07/17/2019

Matz fans 10, Alonso hits 21st HR as Mets beat Rockies 5-3 Steven Matz struck out 10, Pete Alonso moved closer to the Mets' rookie home run record and New York beat the Colorado Rockies 5-3       ...
06:00, 06/09/2019

Danielle Staub Splits From Oliver Maier and Ends Her 21st Engagement Danielle Staub and her latest fiancé have officially called it quits. The 57-year-old Real Housewives of New Jersey star has ended her engagement to Oliver Maier, Duke of Provence,......
03:12, 09/15/2019

Inside Shawn Mendes' 21st Birthday Party With Camila Cabello Shawn Mendes certainly had a 21st birthday to remember! The singer celebrated the milestone on Thursday night at a party at Harriet's Rooftop & Lounge at the 1 Hotel Brooklyn......
06:00, 08/10/2019

Saquon Barkley’s girlfriend, Anna Congdon, celebrates 21st birthday Saquon Barkley’s girlfriend Anna Congdon knows how to celebrate. Congdon, who turned 21 over the weekend, rang in her milestone year poolside with friends, according to video obtained by SportsG...
19:00, 06/10/2019

'Harry Potter: Wizards Unite' worldwide launch begins on June 21st You'll be able to save Muggles from rogue magical creatures and misbehaving objects very soon: Niantic will finally start rolling out Harry Potter: Wizards Unite on June 21st. The company has ann...
11:36, 06/19/2019

Bindi Irwin Gets Engaged to Longtime Love Chandler Powell on Her 21st Birthday Crickey! Bindi Irwin has something extra special to celebrate on her 21st birthday: She's engaged! The Dancing With the Stars alum accepted a proposal from her longtime love Chandler......
14:00, 07/24/2019

Sofia Richie Kicks Off 21st Birthday in Vegas With Kylie Jenner and More Gal Pals It's a party, it's a party! Sofia Richie is kicking off her 21st birthday with a bang! Before heading to Las Vegas with her besties, the model's boyfriend, Scott Disick,......
17:24, 08/25/2019

Jeopardy! Phenom James Holzhauer Just Notched His 21st Consecutive Win (Racking Up $1.6 Million) Jeopardy! contestant James Holzhauer has broken another record on the game show. With his 21st win in a row, Holzhauer has the second-longest winning streak in Jeopardy! history, putting him ahead of ...
15:24, 05/03/2019

Scott Disick Surprises Sofia Richie With a James Bond Luxury Car for Her 21st Birthday She's Richie, Sofia Richie. On Saturday, the model and girlfriend of Scott Disick turned 21 and showed off on her Instagram Story a luxury birthday gift: what appears to be a black......
17:24, 08/25/2019

Inside Sofia Richie's Epic 21st Birthday Party in Las Vegas With Scott Disick and Kylie Jenner Happy birthday, Sofia Richie! The model turned 21 on Saturday and celebrated with her boyfriend of two years Scott Disick, plus Kylie Jenner, and mutual friends Anastasia......
19:00, 08/25/2019

Bindi Irwin gets engaged at Australia Zoo on her 21st birthday: 'I said yes and forever' Bindi Irwin, daughter of the late Steve Irwin, celebrated her 21st birthday at her favorite place: the Australia Zoo. Then Chandler Powell proposed.        ...
17:12, 07/24/2019

Here's how Mollie Tibbetts' hometown is honoring her on what would have been her 21st birthday Nearly 10 months after college student Mollie Tibbetts was killed, friends and family honor her kindness on what would have been her 21st birthday.        ...
02:36, 05/09/2019

This Is the Save of the Century IndyCar driver Zach Veach probably gave thanks to on high after this incredible save in last night’s race at Texas Motor Speedway. On lap 134, Veach received a bit of inopportune aero wash on the exit...
21:00, 06/09/2019

We're All Going to be Moving to Siberia by Century's End If you’re the type to speculate on real estate and humanity not getting its shit together to address climate change, may I interest you in a little corner of the world called Siberia. Read more......
23:36, 06/10/2019

Computer Science's Gender Gap Will Take More Than A Century To Fix The gender gap in computer science research won’t reach equality for more than a century, according to new research released Friday that showed computer science isn’t just lagging behind, it’s also go...
00:36, 06/22/2019

Animals will shrink to survive over the next century Animals will get smaller over the next century as they downsize to survive. Scientists say larger species will also be wiped out as humans destroy their habitats. Rodents, including the dwarf gerbil a...
20:24, 05/24/2019

Broadway Behind the Scenes: 33 Photos Over Nearly a Century For decades, our photographers have gotten intimate access to dressing rooms on Broadway. Peek in as they capture stage stars, before the show and before the mirror....
21:00, 06/07/2019

Thanks to France, Team USA Just Caught the L of the Century Since 2006, Team USA had won 58 straight games in FIBA and Olympic competition. That glorious streak came to a screeching halt on Wednesday when France—fucking France!—beat our ass 89-79 in the FIBA q...
19:37, 09/11/2019

Rare photos of 19th-century China Before the arrival of photography, the Western imagination of China was based on paintings, written travelogues and dispatches from a seemingly far-off land....
10:00, 06/18/2019

'This is not a "what if" story': Tokyo braces for the earthquake of a century They call it X Day – a major earthquake striking the heart of the world’s most populous city in the most calamitous event since the second world war. Can hi-tech solutions save Tokyo?これは”もしも”の話じゃない-10...
14:48, 06/12/2019

What was named Toy of the Century in 2000? The Weekend quiz From Osborne House to Panenka, test your knowledge with the Weekend quiz1 If Seth was number three, who were number one and number two?2 Where is the Cradle of Humankind located?3 Which Shakespeare ti...
10:24, 09/14/2019

Botticelli painting revealed under century of varnish British art restorers working on a painting long thought to be a later imitation of a Sandro Botticelli masterpiece have found it in fact came from the Italian renaissance artist's own workshop....
18:36, 04/28/2019

Over 2,300 Tigers Killed, Trafficked In This Century: Report More than 2,300 endangered tigers have been killed and illegally trafficked since the turn of the century, according to a report published Tuesday, urging more action to protect the giant cats....
17:48, 08/21/2019

More Than 2,300 Tigers Killed, Trafficked This Century: Report More than 2,300 endangered tigers have been killed and illegally trafficked since the turn of the century, according to a report published Tuesday, urging more action to protect the giant cats....
03:48, 08/21/2019

Murphy wraps up victory over Bingtao with a century "Shaun Murphy wraps up victory over Yan Bingtao with a century to finish in style at the International Championship in China. Watch LIVE on Eurosport and the Eurosport Player."...
16:48, 08/06/2019

Remains of 19th-century ‘vampire' found It sounds like something straight out of a horror movie, but the remains of a 19th-century "vampire" have been found in Connecticut and properly identified....
19:12, 08/05/2019

Warming oceans may kill 17% of all sea life by end of century WASHINGTON — The world’s oceans will likely lose about one-sixth of their fish and other marine life by the end of the century if climate change continues on its current path, a new study says. ...
02:12, 06/12/2019

Human influence on drought started a century ago Enlarge / The expected pattern of human influence on drought (brown is more drought, green is less drought) for regions with long-term records. (credit: Marvel et al./Nature) Droughts are weather ex...
14:12, 05/02/2019

A century-old feud between millionaires is now key to getting Trump’s tax returns A 1924 law that could compel Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin to hand over Trump's tax returns was forged amid the fallout from the Teapot Dome Scandal....
21:48, 05/07/2019

France Outfoxes America in the M&A Sale of the Century Alstom’s old boss was castigated for selling its energy assets to GE. But that deal has been a disaster for the buyer and a lifesaver for the seller....
18:48, 05/07/2019

Britain has first coal-free week in over a century Britain, the birth place of coal power, has gone seven days without electricity from coal-fired stations for the first time since its 19th century industrial revolution, the country's power grid opera...
20:12, 05/08/2019

| Imam century powers Pakistan against England Imam-ul-Haq came into form ahead of the World Cup with a career-best 151 as Pakistan made 358 for nine against tournament hosts England in the third ODl at Bristol....
18:48, 05/14/2019

Luke Voit could be Cashman’s heist of the century The night Luke Voit was traded to the Yankees, we all sort of empathized with Chasen Shreve crying after he heard the news. Sure, he had his struggles but here was a guy who spent a chunk of his baseb...
18:36, 05/02/2019

The average animal will be 10 per cent smaller in the next century Destroying habitats, poaching wildlife and changing the climate will cause mammals and birds to experience “substantial ecological downsizing” over the next 100 years....
12:00, 05/23/2019

Einstein's theory was proved a century ago today A century ago today a British astronomer verified one of the most revolutionary scientific ideas to have ever been proposed: Albert Einstein's general theory of relativity....
10:36, 05/29/2019

Russia's Siberia hit by worst flooding in a century Heavy rainfall has flooded dozens of villages in Russia's southeastern Siberia, leaving at least 14 people dead and 13 missing. Homes and livestock have been lost in the summer floods....
11:48, 07/02/2019

Palestinians say U.S. 'deal of the century' will finish off their state The U.S. blueprint to end the conflict between Israel and the Palestinians, still in draft form after almost two years, is seen by Palestinians, and by some Arab officials and politicians, as a plan t...
00:00, 06/01/2019

D-Day’s 24 hours changed 20th century, and Europe, forever OMAHA BEACH, France (AP) — A dwindling number of D-Day veterans will be on hand in Normandy this year when international leaders gather to honor them on the invasion’s 75th anniversary. They inc...
12:12, 06/02/2019

‘Astounding’ 19th-century print portfolio goes under the hammer Exclusive: one of the most important portfolios of prints ever produced to be sold by Sotheby’sIt includes a harrowing portrait of despair by Edvard Munch; a laundry girl shuffling down a Paris street...
18:48, 08/09/2019

Piri Reis Map - How Could a 16th Century Map Show Antarctica Without Ice? On October 9, 1929, a German theologian named Gustav Adolf Deissmann was cataloguing items in the Topkapi Palace library in Istanbul when he happened across a curious parchment located among some disr...
01:12, 09/09/2019

Century-old Brooklyn firehouse finds buyer after a decade A charming 1920s firehouse that formerly housed Oscar-winning director Spike Lee’s production company has finally found a buyer after being on and off the market for the past 10 years. The 25-foot-wid...
04:00, 08/08/2019

Remains of 19th-century ‘vampire’ finally identified It sounds like something straight out of a horror movie, but the remains of a 19th-century “vampire” have been properly identified. Formerly known as “JB-55,” the Connecticut m...
22:48, 08/05/2019

D-Day’s 24 Hours Changed the 20th Century, and Europe, Forever ON OMAHA BEACH, France (AP) — All at once, Charles Shay tried to stanch the bleeding from a ripped-open stomach, dull the pain with morphine and soothe the mind of a dying fellow American army m...
08:24, 06/03/2019

Balanchine and Cunningham: The Titans of 20th-Century Dance Bettijane Sills, in “Broadway, Balanchine & Beyond,” and Marianne Preger-Simon, in “Dancing With Merce Cunningham,” recall two master choreographers....
22:24, 05/31/2019

| Stirling century can't stop Bangladesh beating Ireland Paul Stirling's century was insufficent to prevent Bangladesh beating Ireland in a triangular series ODI with Tamim Iqbal and Liton Das starring for the visitors....
00:12, 05/16/2019

D-Day's 24 hours changed 20th century, and Europe, forever A dwindling number of D-Day veterans will be on hand in Normandy this year when international leaders gather to honor them on the invasion's 75th anniversary....
14:24, 06/02/2019

Be My Matelotage! The Civil Union of 17th Century Pirates Love strikes hard like the broadsiding from a warship, leaving both splinters and buckshot in one’s heart. When it hits, there's nothing anyone can do but accept the bombardment with both arms open.  ...
21:48, 08/29/2019

I'm Mark Zuckerman, President of the Century Foundation, and This Is How I Work The Century Foundation turns one century old this year. The progressive think tank has shaped U.S. history, assisting in the birth of the SEC and advising on Social Security, urbanization, fair electi...
17:00, 08/28/2019

Natural cycles had little to do with 20th-century temperature trends Enlarge (credit: UpNorthMemories) Reconstructing crime scenes is more or less what most geoscientists do for a living. Sometimes the “whodunnit” revolves around a mass extinction event 66 million ye...
20:00, 05/21/2019

Half a century after Apollo, why haven’t we been back to the Moon? Enlarge / Since Apollo, NASA's human spaceflight plans for deep space have been all hat and no cattle. Unlike this photo of two cattle in Johnson Space Center's Rocket Park. (credit: NASA) The 50th ...
14:12, 07/19/2019

After a century of inflight meals, our trays are yet to soar | Eva Wiseman Wrapped in foil, scalding hot and served at weird times of day… Inflight cuisine has been stuck in departures for 100 yearsLast week I spent eight hours on a plane, and learned it is exactly 100 years...
23:36, 07/21/2019

Drawn to nature: insect art of the 16th century – in pictures In the late 16th century, Flemish artist, scholar, poet and miniaturist Joris Hoefnagel (1542-1600) created the first illustrated book devoted to the study of insects. Documenting his observations wit...
01:36, 08/04/2019

On This Day: Jack Johnson defeated Jim Jeffries in the Fight of the Century Jack Johnson thrashed James J Jeffries in one of sports truly defining moments The post On This Day: Jack Johnson defeated Jim Jeffries in the Fight of the Century appeared first on Boxing News....
13:36, 07/04/2019

This century-old oak tree is live-tweeting climate change This summer has proven a punishing reminder that climate change isn’t a far-off scenario, but one that’s happening right in front of our eyes. Unrelenting heat, though, doesn’t just affect humans. In ...
08:36, 07/27/2019

Donald Trump's ideas for success on energy are so last century President Donald Trump's effort to expand offshore oil and gas exploration has stalled, and may be dead in the water. There are better ways to achieve "energy dominance."...
16:48, 05/03/2019

Looking for a horror film on Friday the 13th? We've ranked the 50 best of the century The 21st century so far has given us scary movies with an artful bent, such as "Get Out" and "Hereditary." The best horror movies since 2001, ranked.        ...
21:24, 09/16/2019

Himalayan glaciers melting far faster this century: study Himalayan glaciers have been melting twice as fast since the start of this century, underscoring the threat the climate crisis poses to water supplies for hundreds of millions of people across Asia, a...
22:00, 06/19/2019

Archaeologists uncover mosaic from 5th century church near Sea of Galilee A fire that destroyed an ancient Holy Land church near the Sea of Galilee around 700 CE appears to have preserved the church's beautiful mosaic floor, which includes depictions of baskets, loaves and ...
18:24, 09/17/2019

Cokie and Steven Roberts: A Half-Century of Changing Together “Candor is overrated. I don’t mean deception or secrets. I mean real mutual respect, which leads to being gentle, loving, cautious and careful at times.”...
04:00, 09/18/2019

Farmhouse that’s a century older than America is for sale in Ohio Finding a well-preserved home for sale that was built before the Revolutionary War is a rarity. Finding one in the middle of Ohio — a state founded in 1870, almost 100 years after after the Amer...
04:48, 06/12/2019

This Is The New Japanese Emperor's Opulent One-Off Toyota Century Convertible Back in May, a new Japanese emperor ascended to the throne, and to celebrate, Emperor Naruhito ordered a custom Toyota Century convertible, the first one ever. The order was placed early to be ready f...
19:48, 09/20/2019

Warner hits century as Australia beat Pakistan "David Warner scored his first century since returning from a ban as holders Australia ran out comfortable 41-run winners over Pakistan in the World Cup at Taunton on Wednesday."...
22:12, 06/12/2019

Roger Federer reaches century of career titles Roger Federer claimed the 100th title of his remarkable career with a straight sets victory over Greece's Stefanos Tsitsipas to win the Dubai title Saturday for the eighth time....
18:36, 04/28/2019

In photos: Art for auction at Christie's 20th Century Week Christie's auction house gives a media preview of it's 20th Century Week offerings at Rockefeller Plaza on May 3, 2019, in New York City. Six auctions will feature works from Van Gogh to Koons....
09:48, 05/04/2019

Neymar hits half-century as PSG are held by Nice "Edinson Cavani missed a stoppage-time penalty as Paris St Germain continued their stuttering end to the season with a 1-1 Ligue 1 draw at home to Nice, with Neymar notching his 50th goal for the club...
20:36, 05/04/2019

Producers, Stars of 'Bones' Settle With Twentieth Century Fox The producers and stars of the television crime drama “Bones” have settled their legal battle with the Twentieth Century Fox Television studio over $128.5 million in punitive damages that an arbitrato...
07:24, 09/12/2019

Half a century later, red-legged frogs return to Yosemite The red-legged frog, featured in a Mark Twain short story, is back at Yosemite National Park after a 50-year absence.        ...
03:48, 05/07/2019

Summer Youth Unemployment Rate Falls to Half-Century Low The unemployment rate for Americans between ages 16 and 24 ticked down to 9.1% in July from 9.2% a year earlier, the lowest such rate since July 1966, when youth unemployment was 8.8%, the Labor Depar...
20:24, 08/16/2019

| Half a century and counting? Strike duo hold key to Arsenal hopes Arsenal are aiming to win a first European trophy in in 25 years and their hopes appear to rest at the feet of Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang and Alexandre Lacazette....
08:12, 05/28/2019

Buick Name Is Erased From Buicks as Sales Slip for Century-Old Marque Since 2010, Buick dealers’ lots have been filled with a mélange of G.M.-owned vehicles borrowed from Opel, Holden, Daewoo and others, with a Buick badge affixed....
12:48, 09/19/2019

Scientists Unravel Mystery of 15th Century Six-Headed Burial Scientists have begun unravelling the mystery of an ancient Scotsman found in a mysterious “six-headed” burial ...
16:12, 09/07/2019

Number of measles cases in the U.S. reach 704, the highest point this century The CDC reports 704 confirmed cases of measles. The figure is the highest number of cases since measles was declared eliminated in the U.S. in 2000.        ...
19:36, 04/29/2019

Ben Stokes' flying, one-handed ‘catch of the century' on replay – video Take a look at Ben Stokes' stunning one-hand catch from as many angels as we could find. South Africa's Andile Phehlukwayo looked to have hit Adil Rashid's ball for six before Stokes launched himself ...
07:00, 05/31/2019

The Fiver | Educational songs about mid-20th century European history Sign up now! Sign up now! Sign up now? Sign up now!You’ll have noticed a few red-faced Englishmen getting very angry when Callum Wilson’s goal against Switzerland was disallowed by VAR on Sunday. No s...
18:24, 06/10/2019

Alexander von Humboldt: A 19th century German home story Humboldt's private life was revealed in two watercolors painted by Eduard Hildebrandt. One from 1856 shows him in his Berlin library and encapsulated his entire life by revealing the cluttered rooms o...
17:12, 09/11/2019

Scottish officials are hunting the remains of 18th-century 'witch' More than 300 years after her death, officials in Scotland are appealing for the return of the remains of a local woman accused of witchcraft, so that she can be properly buried....
21:48, 09/02/2019

Falling Yields Unleash Flood of Muni 'Century Bonds' State and local governments, along with universities, are joining companies in a dash to issue debt and lock in low rates, sometimes for up to 100 years....
19:36, 09/13/2019

Half a century on, Soviet message in a bottle found in Alaska Tyler Ivanoff, an American schoolteacher, was gathering firewood with his children on a beach in western Alaska when he came across a champagne bottle with a letter inside....
11:24, 08/23/2019

Bumrah's Hat-Trick, Vihari's Century Take India To Commanding Position Jasprit Bumrah's fifth five-wicket haul and Hanuma Vihari's maiden Test century put India in a commanding position in the second Test against the West Indies....
06:12, 09/01/2019

'We have a once-in-century chance': Naomi Klein on how we can fight the climate crisis In this extract from her latest book On Fire, the No Logo author looks at why capitalism and politics have got in the way of addressing the climate crisis• Interview with Naomi Klein: ‘We are seeing t...
14:00, 09/14/2019

Vidyasagar, The 19th Century Polymath Who Fought For Women Emancipation As revered as Swami Vivekananda by Bengalis, Ishwar Chandra Vidyasagar is the 19th century polymath reformer who modernised and simplified the Bengali alphabet and propagated widow remarriage....
20:48, 05/15/2019

Bones Of 18th-Century 'Witch' Vanished Decades Ago. Now, A Search Is On A woman felt delirious after an evening of drinking one night in 1704 - and so she concluded that her neighbor, Lilias Adie, must have summoned Satan to cast a spell on her....
04:48, 09/04/2019

Oklahoma uses century-old property law to win J&J opioid suit — other states could follow Oklahoma's unusual use of nuisance law to win it's landmark suit against Johnson & Johnson could spur other states to amend their opioid cases to include the statute....
23:48, 08/27/2019

Sleepless England Batsman Scores Century After Daughter's Hospitalisation Ahead of the game, Roy had to spend the entire night in hospital with his wife because of his daughter's illness and was sleep-deprived before the match....
18:36, 05/18/2019

Looking for a horror film on Friday the 13th? We've ranked the 50 best of the century The 21st century so far has given us scary movies with an artful bent, such as "Get Out" and "Hereditary." The best horror movies since 2001, ranked.        ...
09:12, 09/14/2019

Mother of all loft conversions: how Tate Modern became building of the century What was once a gloomy brickshed is now one of the most awe-inspiring art galleries in the world. As Tate Modern tops our chart, its architect reveals his trick: avoid glamour and keep it rawThe best ...
01:24, 09/17/2019

Our Man: Richard Holbrooke and the End of the American Century by George Packer – review A detailed portrait of the late American diplomat reveals a man whose vices and virtues echoed those of his countryNear the start of his account of ending the Bosnian conflict, Richard Holbrooke, argu...
19:12, 05/12/2019

Century: Eastern Wonders makes cardboard spice trading fun again Enlarge (credit: Owen Duffy) Welcome to Ars Cardboard, our weekend look at tabletop games! Check out our complete board gaming coverage at cardboard.arstechnica.com. In 2017, newly founded tab...
16:48, 05/02/2019

Rising sea levels could flood New York City within next century: study Sea levels could rise more than 6 feet over the next century, flooding major coastal cities such as the Big Apple — and displacing millions of people around the globe in a “catastrophic” disaste...
21:36, 05/21/2019

Lt. Col. Maginnis warns of Xi's 'China dream': World dominance by mid century Geopolitical events increasingly indicated that an "alliance of evil" would emerge in Asia as Chinese president Xi Jinping sought world domination, retired Army Lt. Col. Bob Maginnis said on Saturday....
21:48, 06/08/2019

Pompeo calls China's treatment of Uighurs 'stain of the century' U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Thursday called China's treatment of its Uighur Muslim minority the "stain of the century" and accused Beijing of pressuring countries not to attend a U.S.-hoste...
17:48, 07/18/2019

Draft heist of the century? How Mike Trout fell to the Angels "He's Mickey Mantle but not a switch-hitter, Rickey Henderson but right-handed." A decade after the best player of a generation lasted until the 25th pick, those who know best detail how it happened....
19:48, 06/06/2019

Trump’s ‘deal of the century’ ignores reality in the Middle East The Trump administration's solution to the Palestine-Israel conflict will be unveiled later this month in Bahrain— and a critical UN program for Palestinian refugees may be at risk....
11:36, 06/21/2019

How a '90s nostalgia trend powered the comeback of two century-old sports brands The fashion industry is currently swept up in a storm of nostalgia. Riding on this throwback wave, Italian heritage brand Fila and American sweatshirt producer Champion are enjoying another lease of l...
08:12, 06/19/2019

Yields Plumb New Lows, but 'Century Bonds' Remain Scarce Bond yields in many countries have fallen to record lows this summer. Yet few governments have responded as many bankers and investors say they should, by locking in ultralow rates for decades....
12:36, 08/22/2019

Donald Trump is like a 20th-century fascist, says Sadiq Khan London mayor hits out at US president before his state visit to BritainThe mayor of London, Sadiq Khan, has compared the language used by Donald Trump to rally his supporters to that of “the fascists ...
01:24, 06/02/2019

Grace O’Malley, the 16th Century Pirate Queen of Ireland Grace O'Malley was Queen of Umaill, chieftain of the O Maille clan, a rebel, seafarer, and fearless leader who challenged the turbulent politics of 16th century England and Ireland. While Irish legend...
02:24, 06/01/2019

Jared Kushner's 'deal of the century' fails to materialise in Bahrain Senior adviser to Trump found no interest in his proposals for ending Israel/Palestine conflictIn the end, the ‘deal of the century’ was little more than a failed clearance sale. Jared Kushner arrived...
21:24, 06/26/2019

Smith’s century rescues Australia on first day of Ashes despite Broad’s burst • First Test, day one: Australia 284; England 10-0• Smith’s 144 drives recovery from 122-8; Broad takes five wicketsSteve Smith is on the periphery no more. On his return to Test cricket with his side...
21:24, 08/01/2019

Dracula's cannonballs from 15th-century battle found in Bulgaria Researchers have found medieval cannonballs from culverins that were most likely used by Wallacian Voivode Vlad III Dracula, more commonly known as Vlad the Impaler, during his bloody battle in 1461 w...
16:00, 06/06/2019

Climate mistake reveals Earth warmed more than we thought last century Early weather stations only covered 20 per cent of the globe, causing them to underestimate how much our greenhouse gas emissions have warmed the climate...
11:36, 07/05/2019

Pompeo Calls China’s Treatment of Uighurs the ‘Stain of the Century’ U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo called China’s treatment of Uihgurs, a Muslim minority group, the “stain of the century” while speaking at a conference in Washington D.C. Thursda...
06:36, 07/19/2019

Steve Smith says after Ashes century: ‘I didn’t know if I’d play cricket again’ • Australia batsman reveals he lost love for sport during ban• Smith’s 144 against England was more than half his side’s runsSteve Smith shrugged off the boos to score a masterful comeback century tha...
00:36, 08/02/2019

D-Day 75 years on: Pegasus Bridge ceremony marks first key battle of D-Day three-quarters of a century later Serving soldiers have paid tribute to the heroic efforts of their Second World War brothers in arms at a ceremony marking the first key battle of D-Day....
06:00, 06/06/2019

US declares China's religious persecution 'the stain of the century' as Beijing fumes President Trump’s administration hammered China over the repression of Uighur Muslims and other religious minorities for the second day in a row, at a forum that has Beijing’s communist rulers fuming....
04:12, 07/19/2019

A Century Before Trump’s ICE Raids, the U.S. Government Rounded Up Thousands of Immigrants. Here’s What Happened Advocates who work with migrants in the U.S. were braced for last weekend to bring Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) raids that aimed to deport thousands of undocumented immigrants, and Mexico...
00:12, 07/19/2019

Roger Federer brings up Wimbledon century with Rafael Nadal next in line • Four-set win over Kei Nishikori was his 100th at Wimbledon• Federer seeks 16th win over Nadal in 40 matches on FridayIf Roger Federer is to win Wimbledon for the ninth time he might have to reach de...
22:00, 07/10/2019

World’s Oldest Christian Letter Found On 3rd Century Egyptian Papyrus Egypt played a very significant role in the history of early Christianity. A researcher has announced that she has found the earliest known Christian letter ...
23:48, 07/12/2019

'I had some luck': Australia's Steve Smith on Ashes double century – video Steve Smith said he ‘had some luck’ on his way to a double century against England at Old Trafford to put Australia in control of the fourth Ashes Test. Smith was caught on 118 but Jack Leach’s delive...
14:24, 09/06/2019

Royal London Cup: Patel century carries Nottinghamshire to one-wicket victory • Samit Patel hits 136 against Northamptonshire• Lancashire draw for final play-off place in North GroupSamit Patel’s unbeaten century ensured Nottinghamshire secured a home Royal London One-Day Cup s...
22:24, 05/06/2019

Century After Grandfather's School Expulsion, Harvard Teacher Fights Bias In 1926, Sarah Lewis's grandfather, Shadrach Emmanuel Lee, was expelled from a Brooklyn public high school for asking why black people were not in his history textbook. His teacher told him African......
09:24, 05/04/2019

John Paul Stevens looks back on nearly a century of life and law, but worries about the future The long-serving justice has written a memoir and says he is concerned about the Supreme Court’s direction on issues he thought were already settled....
22:12, 05/11/2019

Biotech Startup Century Therapeutics Lands $250 Million in Venture Financing Corporate and venture-capital investors are funneling $250 million into startup Century Therapeutics to finance an effort to cure cancers through a new type of cellular therapy....
06:36, 07/01/2019

Rare color photos show life in 19th century Japan In a collection of never-before-published photographs from 19th century Japan, two men are seen crafting traditional Edo-period pipes called "kiseru." Another scene shows a group of apprentice geishas...
06:36, 07/16/2019

Family Used 17th Century Bowl, Worth $4.9 Million, To Keep Tennis Balls A family that unknowingly used a rare Chinese bowl, worth $4.9 million, to store odds and ends like tennis balls are thanking their lucky stars they didn't throw it out....
10:36, 06/25/2019

Storm Barry threatens to overwhelm New Orleans' century-old pump system The rain started pounding New Orleans about the time Jeff Carerras put on his morning pot of coffee. Before it was done brewing, floodwaters were lapping at the door of his bar, Tracey's....
19:48, 07/12/2019

Superb Stokes century levels Ashes series in dramatic fashion "An extraordinary 135 not out from Ben Stokes earned England an exciting one-wicket victory in the third Ashes test on Sunday to level the series against Australia at 1-1, with the home side chasing d...
19:48, 08/25/2019

China's Uighur policy is human rights 'stain of the century' – Pompeo US secretary of state says mass detentions of Muslim minority is among ‘worst crises of our time’The US secretary of state, Mike Pompeo, has accused China of being responsible for the human rights “st...
08:48, 07/19/2019

A Debut Novel of Political and Personal Upheaval in Late-20th-Century Nigeria Nnamdi Ehirim’s “Prince of Monkeys” witnesses a diverse group of friends navigating riots and their own comings-of-age in Lagos in the ’80s and ’90s....
11:24, 05/31/2019

Report - Smith century leads Australia recovery in Ashes opener "Australia\u0027s Steve Smith struck a superb 144 on his return to the side as they recovered from 122-8 to reach 284 all out against England in the first innings of the first Ashes test before the ho...
04:12, 08/02/2019

Alan Brinkley, Leading Historian of 20th-Century America, Dies at 70 Professor Brinkley, a National Book Award winner, explored the seminal political events of the last century, including the Depression and World War II....
17:12, 06/17/2019

Newly restored 19th-century German ship sinks after collision Elbe No 5, restored at a cost of €1.5m, collided with container vessel near HamburgA recently restored wooden sailing ship has sunk after colliding with a container vessel near Hamburg, northern Germa...
17:12, 06/09/2019

Mapping of Canadian coasts showing where climate change to hit hardest this century A geoscientist has developed fresh maps of coastlines showing where flooding and erosion caused by climate change are likely to inflict maximum damage this century....
01:48, 07/26/2019

Jon Voight declares Trump is 'greatest president of this century' in Twitter video Actor Jon Voight is continuing to express his support for President Trump, declaring him "the greatest president of this century” in a message posted on Twitter on Sunday. ...
05:36, 08/20/2019

Revisit the race of the 26th century with a German orchestra playing F-Zero music There’s something about Nintendo theme music that lends itself to big orchestral arrangements. More complex scores like, say, the Ocarina of Time sound great coming from a full orchestra, naturally, b...
23:24, 05/21/2019

In Ayodhya Hearing, Top Court Told About Existence Of 12th Century Temple Terming archaeological evidence as "credible" and "scientific", the counsel for deity "Ram Lalla" told the Supreme Court Tuesday that it referred to the existence of a "Vishnu Hari" temple in middle.....
19:48, 08/20/2019

The Mysterious Ingenue and Siren Who Wowed 19th-Century Readers With Her Verse “L.E.L.: The Lost Life and Scandalous Death of Letitia Elizabeth Landon, the Celebrated ‘Female Byron,’” by Lucasta Miller, analyzes the work and career of the now obscure poet....
19:48, 05/24/2019

London Mayor Sadiq Khan Says Trump Like A "20th-Century Fascist" Mayor of London Sadiq Khan has compared the language used by Donald Trump to rally his supporters to that of "the fascists of the 20th century" in an explosive intervention ahead of the US Presidents....
14:12, 06/02/2019

Japan's 126th Emperor Too Cool for a Top, Orders First-Ever Toyota Century Convertible A new Japanese emperor ascended to the throne this week, and the newly minted Emperor Naruhito is already shaking things up. The standard, roof-having Toyota Century’s opulent luxury is fine, if you’r...
18:48, 05/03/2019

West Indies vs England: Joe Root hits century on way to comfortable eight-wicket victory It came at a cost, but this was a mighty impressive England win over the West Indies, led by Joe Root the all-rounder. With ball then bat, they were utterly clinical in winning by eight wickets. For m...
19:00, 06/14/2019

Rohit Sharma century helps India to World Cup grudge match win over Pakistan Seven times India have met Pakistan in the Cricket World Cup, seven times India have won. The Manchester rain relented long enough for them to take this meeting, played before a wonderful crowd, with ...
23:24, 06/16/2019

Belt and Road forum: China's 'project of the century' hits tough times Raft of countries including Turkey have refused to attend latest summit amid growing concern about debt diplomacy As China fetes its Belt and Road initiative at a summit this week, Chinese officials w...
15:48, 05/01/2019

County cricket: Somerset face hard chase after James Vince century James Vince took his time to get off the mark against Somerset before hitting a fine century 7.39pm BST Kyle Abbott skewered Somerset’s hopes of a nice easy run-in to the crucial last game with nine f...
22:00, 09/17/2019

Caster Semenya v IAAF: behind the scenes at sporting trial of the century | Sean Ingle The South African’s call for unity stood out amid all the arguments, but it is not only Cas’s verdict that has been criticisedOn the opening morning of the sporting trial of the century, Caster Semeny...
23:12, 05/01/2019

Mitchell Starc sinks Pakistan’s pursuit of Australia after David Warner century • Australia 307; Pakistan 266• Successful review against Wahab Riaz sets up 41-run win• Full scorecard from TauntonThe rehabilitation of David Warner continues apace – as does the World Cup after the ...
21:36, 06/12/2019

Kaiser's descendant loses court battle to regain 13th-century castle Court rules against claim on Rheinfels Castle by great-great-grandson of Wilhelm IIA German court has ruled against a claim by the great-great-grandson of the country’s last kaiser to the picturesque ...
19:48, 06/25/2019

Tony Romo pulls away to defend title at American Century Championship in Tahoe Tony Romo defended his title at the American Century Championship celebrity golf tournament at Edgewood Tahoe.        ...
03:12, 07/15/2019

New twist in search for missing Vatican teen with discovery of two 19th century ossuaries The mysterious, 1983 disappearance of a Vatican official's teen daughter took another intriguing turn on Saturday with the discovery of a pair of "ossuaries" -- small, box-like chambers containing rem...
02:48, 07/14/2019

Citroën's Weepy-Emoji Concept Is an Interesting Study of What You Get After Building Cars for a Century This year marks the centenary of Citroën, a company named after a guy named after a lemon that has proven to be one of the most consistently innovative and bold automakers for an entire century. The c...
05:36, 05/15/2019

England vs Australia: Steve Smith turns jeers to cheers with fine century Australia's Steve Smith was greeted by a mixture of boos and polite applause as he marked his comeback appearance against England with a fine century in the World Cup warm-up match at the Ageas Bowl....
17:36, 05/25/2019

Australia’s Steve Smith hits double century to turn screw on England • Australia 497-8 dec; England 23-1• Smith ‘out’ off Jack Leach no-ball after reaching centuryIt is that man again. Currently he averages 147.25 in the series and the parallels with Bradman are no lon...
23:12, 09/05/2019

Rory Burns says evening with 2005 Ashes winners inspired fighting century • ‘I was ready to run through a brick wall,’ says England opener• Steve Waugh tells Australia batsman to watch and learnRory Burns tasted the sweet success of a maiden Test century against Australia a...
03:00, 08/03/2019

Trump's 'deal of the century' hasn't a hope of bringing peace | Yehuda Shaul Nothing short of ending ending legal discrimination will make a difference to Israel and PalestineHere in Jerusalem, we await publication of Donald Trump’s “deal of the century”, which is expected to ...
16:00, 05/17/2019

Henry Kissinger assesses Trump's 'Deal of the Century' for Mideast, praises Israeli PM Famed former Secretary of State Henry Kissinger will mark his 96th birthday Monday, but he hasn't retired from sharing his insights on global affairs....
12:36, 05/24/2019

13th-century death pit reveals murdered family in the 'city drowned in blood' When Mongol soldiers swept through the Russian town of Yaroslavl in 1238, a bloodbath followed. Hundreds of people died horrific and violent deaths during the city's capture, and DNA evidence has now ...
12:01, 09/06/2019

Cricket World Cup: England team react to Ben Stokes' 'catch of the century' - video Ben Stokes soaked up the plaudits after his one-handed wonder catch got England’s World Cup campaign under way with a crushing victory in which the hosts beat South Africa by 104 runs.Eoin Morgan feel...
07:00, 05/31/2019

Trump campaign manager says immigration a 'winning issue': System 'broken' for nearly half a century A day after President Trump unveiled his sweeping new immigration plan, the manager for the president's reelection campaign said immigration will be a "winning issue" for Trump in 2020....
16:36, 05/17/2019

A Texas Startup Claims To Have Made The Biggest Advancements In Electric Motor Designs In Over A Century Fundamentally, electric motors haven’t changed all that much since they were developed well over a century ago: they’re still electromechanically spinning rotors inside of stators. There a Texas start...
01:12, 08/13/2019

Ashes 2019: Rory Burns hits first Test century to put England in box seat against Australia Rory Burns had been in the nineties for more than 10 overs and on 99 for nine balls when he pushed Nathan Lyon to mid-on and just ran. He was quick enough, and a hard-earned Ashes century was his....
03:24, 08/03/2019

13th Century Pont des Trous Bridge Demolished: Archaeological Vandalism or Economic Progression? Angry Belgians and a minister of that countries federal government have voiced their distain towards politicians and counselors who ordered the dismantling of Tournai’s gothic “Bridge of Holes” so tha...
22:24, 08/05/2019

Kushner unveils economic part of 'deal of the century' Middle East peace plan US scheme bids to create 1m new jobs for PalestiniansWorkshop in Bahrain held amid widespread scepticismThe White House has unveiled a $50bn Palestinian investment and infrastructure proposal aimed at...
20:12, 06/22/2019

Steve Smith secures another century as Australia set England considerable target in first Ashes Test For three days, the first Ashes Test went back and forth, with England and Australia trading blows, but neither ever able to hammer home an emphatic advantage....
21:12, 08/04/2019

Detectorist Finds Falsely Executed 17th-Century Courtier’s Gold Signet Ring Metal detectorists have made a number of extraordinary finds in recent years. A detectorist on vacation in Scotland discovered a ring that belonged to a 17th-century English courtier who was unjustly ...
02:12, 07/31/2019

Trump’s Mideast peace plan hinges on $50B investment, offers Palestinians deal of ‘the century’ President Trump’s plan for peace between the Israelis and Palestinians will be presented Tuesday in Bahrain, as part of what the White House calls an “opportunity of the century” nearly two years in t...
17:00, 06/24/2019

Etiquette posters from the past century telling passengers how to behave on the London Underground go on display Etiquette posters from the past century nudging Londoners to keep the city moving - and not annoy other passengers - have gone on display at one of the capital's main railway depots....
03:12, 06/03/2019

CNN's Jim Acosta refers to rise of Tea Party as 'ghosts of the 20th century,' says he saw 'racist imagery' at rallies CNN's liberal star reporter Jim Acosta knocked the Tea Party in his new book, referring to the movement as "ghosts of the twentieth century" that emerged in the Obama years. ...
00:12, 06/13/2019

Very heterosexual couples and 18th-century airports: it's 4 July, Trump-style | Hannah Jane Parkinson Donald Trump’s Independence Day extravaganza was special. And not only for the sight of Tiffany set free from her basementI cannot wait, as a global citizen and (for obvious reasons) constant consumer...
19:48, 07/05/2019

London Mayor Sadiq Khan compares Trump to 20th century fascists ahead of UK visit London Mayor Sadiq Khan compared President Donald Trump to the fascists who roiled Europe in the 20th century in an opinion article published ahead of the U.S. president's state visit to the Unit...
21:00, 06/02/2019

Stephanie Levi-John and Laura Carmichael on The Spanish Princess and the dangers of 16th century life Set in the 16th century London, Starz’ new historical drama The Spanish Princess follows Catherine of Aragon, Princess of Spain who has been promised the English throne all her life. Ahead of the seri...
20:12, 05/03/2019

White House invites Trump business allies to forum in search for a Middle East 'deal of the century' The meeting is part of Trump's plan to strike the "deal of the century" for Israeli-Palestinian peace. Colony Capital's Tom Barrack will attend....
20:24, 06/06/2019

Ashes 2019: Steve Smith hits brilliant double century as Australia take control of fourth Test It was as if he had never been away. But we already knew that a spell out of the side does not affect Steve Smith's ravenous appetite runs. This time it was a double century, and a quote brilliant, th...
02:48, 09/06/2019

Time, money, access: A baseball hotbed for a century, Tampa evolves as game’s economic winds shift Tampa has been talent-rich in baseball for nearly a century, but the city's latest stars also symbolize a greater demographic shift in the sport.        ...
23:36, 06/05/2019

Abbey Road 50th anniversary: Hundreds gather to mark half a century since Beatles' iconic album cover shoot Thousands of Beatles fans have taken the lyrics to Why Don't We Do It In The Road literally as they descended on the iconic Abbey Road pedestrian crossing to mark 50 years since The Beatles created th...
00:00, 08/09/2019

Hundreds of black Americans were killed during 'Red Summer.' A century later, still ignored America in the summer of 1919 ran red with blood from racial violence, yet today, 100 years later, not many people know 'Red Summer' even happened.        ...
14:24, 07/23/2019

Leslie Van Houten: Manson cult killer 'still a risk' after half a century in prison The youngest member of Charles Manson's murderous cult was today told she would stay behind bars despite being recommended for parole after nearly half a century in prison....
16:36, 06/04/2019

Shoot for the moon; half a century later, the moon is still great for business NEW YORK — Fifty years after humans first visited, businesses are still trying to make a buck off the moon. Hundreds of millions of people were riveted when Apollo 11 landed on the moon on July 20, 19...
05:24, 06/25/2019

Study Finds Folks in Chicago’s Affluent Streeterville Live to Almost the Century Mark, While Blacks in Impoverished Englewood Don’t Live Long Enough to Collect Social Security It’s just 9 miles between Chicago’s predominantly white and wealthy Streeterville neighborhood and the predominantly black and poor Englewood in the city’s South Side, but the gulf of difference in li...
07:12, 06/07/2019

Century after Chicago's bloody 'Red Summer' of race riots, city grapples with segregation Chicago was a center of the "Red Summer" of race riots that spread across the United States 100 years ago. The city still grapples with segregation.        ...
15:12, 07/24/2019

Jon Voight attacks 'radical left,' hails Trump as 'the greatest president of this century' The actor described President Trump as 'a man of truths, love and justice for the American people.'        ...
00:36, 08/21/2019

2020 Honda CR-V Facelift Unveiled; Gets A New Hybrid Version Honda has finally pulled the wraps off the 2020 Honda CR-V facelift. This particular model is the US-spec version, and in addition to refreshed styling, new features and upgraded engine options, the.....
20:48, 09/19/2019

Rambo: Last Blood review – Stallone storms Mexico in a laughable Trumpian fantasy The grizzled warrior dusts off his crossbow to take revenge on sex traffickers in a creaking, cringeworthy fifth instalment This massively enlarged prostate of a film can only make you wince with its ...
21:12, 09/19/2019

Only 2% of global art auction spending is on work by women, study finds A new report finds women’s work still underrepresented in the art world, with only 11% of art purchased by institutions female-made A new study has found that despite perceived signs of progress, the ...
21:12, 09/19/2019

Tap water contaminants linked with 100,000 cancer cases, US study finds Most of the risk is from naturally occurring arsenic, the byproducts of chemicals used to disinfect water and contaminantsContaminated tap water causes 100,000 cancer cases in the US over a lifetime, ...
21:12, 09/19/2019

Iran threatens 'all-out war' if action taken over Saudi oil strike Foreign minister’s comments further inflame tensions in Persian Gulf after oil attacksIran’s foreign minister has warned that any attack on his country after a series of missile strikes on Saudi Arabi...
21:12, 09/19/2019

US drone strike intended for Isis hideout kills 30 pine nut workers in Afghanistan Forty were also injured in the Wednesday attack which struck farmers and labourers who just finished work, Afghan officials sayA US drone strike intended to hit an Islamic State hideout in Afghanistan...
21:12, 09/19/2019

'Lost' Françoise Sagan novel causes stir in France Unfinished story, Four Corners of the Heart, was found by her son after her death in 2004A “lost” novel by Françoise Sagan has been published in France.Four Corners of the Heart, an unfinished 200-pag...
21:12, 09/19/2019

Yankees' German placed on leave under DV policy Major League Baseball announced Thursday that New York Yankees right-hander Domingo German has been placed on administrative leave under the joint domestic violence policy between the league and the M...
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

Ady Barkan Won’t Let Dying Stop His Activism Democratic presidential candidates are flocking to California to meet Mr. Barkan, who is dying of A.L.S. But the sicker he gets, the more famous he becomes....
21:49, 09/19/2019

The Latest: Trudeau says he didn’t recall brownface pictures Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau says he’s wary of being definitive about how many times he’s worn brown or blackface because he didn’t recall the recent pictures that have surfaced...
21:49, 09/19/2019

CBS caves to Tony Romo’s golf wish CBS hasn’t shown Tony Romo the money yet, but they are allowing him to test the greens. At the end of next week, CBS is allowing Romo to play in the Safeway Open in Napa, Calif. He was given a sponsor...
22:12, 09/19/2019

Washington Redskins players rip New York Giants GM Dave Gettleman ahead of matchup New York Giants general manager Dave Gettleman appeared to have left a mark on at least two Washington Redskins players during their time working for him....
22:12, 09/19/2019

EPA tees up retaliation against California fuel economy deal The Environmental Protection Agency is questioning whether California has the legal authority to strike a deal with four automakers on fuel economy standards stronger than what the Trump administratio...
22:36, 09/19/2019

Not As Heartwarming As It Could Have Been: Anthony Hopkins Just Showed Up At This High School 8 Months Early To Ask A Girl With A Temporary Neck Brace To Prom Here’s a story about a celebrity trying to do something heartwarming that he unfortunately didn’t fully think through first: Anthony Hopkins just showed up at this high school eight months early to as...
23:00, 09/19/2019

Jerry strengthens into a hurricane, eyes Puerto Rico and Bermuda Tropical Storm Jerry strengthened into a hurricane Thursday morning and is expected to pass north of Puerto Rico on Saturday and east of the Bahamas on Sunday, before taking aim at an already storm-sa...
23:00, 09/19/2019

|SPECIALREPORT:DowntheGuptas'financialrabbithole The controversial Gupta family is known for making millions from the South African government - including $41m from Eskom, the state energy company. Here’s where the money went....
23:00, 09/19/2019

'America's Got Talent' finale: Soulful singer Kodi Lee wins Season 14 Kodi Lee was crowned the Season 14 winner of "America's Got Talent" following what Simon Cowell dubbed "the best final I have ever sat in on my life."        ...
23:24, 09/19/2019

Indonesia is about to pass a law that would criminalize sex outside of marriage Indonesia is set to pass a highly controversial new penal code that would criminalize consensual sex outside of marriage and effectively outlaw same-sex relations, in a move human rights groups have c...
00:12, 09/20/2019

Democratic donor charged with distributing drug resulting in death of man Democratic Party donor Ed Buck was charged in federal court in Los Angeles with distribution of the drug methamphetamine resulting in the death of a 26-year-old man, officials said on Thursday....
00:12, 09/20/2019

California lawmaker says it’s 'incomprehensible' that 'racist sexual predator' Ed Buck roamed free Rep. Karen Bass, D-Calif., said Wednesday that it was “incomprehensible” that authorities took so long to arrest Democratic megadonor Ed Buck on charges of causing a drug overdose....
00:36, 09/20/2019

Theater-related podcasts find a hub in new digital network Theater-related podcasts find a hub in new digital network with hosts that include Donna McKechnie, Tonya Pinkins, Justin Guarini, Kerry Butler, Josh Lamon, Jennifer Ashley Tepper and Ilana Levine...
01:00, 09/20/2019

Man Utd to offer Mason Greenwood new contract, Ole Gunnar Solskjaer confirms Ole Gunnar Solskjaer confirmed Manchester United's plans to hand Mason Greenwood a new contract after the striker became the club's youngest ever player to score in Europe....
01:00, 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

Arsenal vs Aston Villa: Prediction, tickets, live stream, TV channel, team news - Premier League 2019-20 preview The air of optimism around the Emirates that accompanied Arsenal's summer transfer activity has begun to fade after a tumultuous start to the campaign....
01:00, 09/20/2019

Facebook users have raised over $2 billion for causes Facebook frequently finds itself in the news for harm done to the public, but there are moments when its platform is put to good use. The social network has revealed that people have raised over $2 b...
01:00, 09/20/2019

Verizon will bring its 5G network to NYC on September 26th If you live in New York, you'll soon have the chance to see for yourself whether 5G is worth the hype. On Thursday, September 26th, Verizon (Engadget's parent company) will expand its 5G net...
01:00, 09/20/2019

Democratic megadonor Ed Buck tried to stop overdose victim from leaving his California apartment: prosecutors Prosecutors allege Democratic megadonor Ed Buck tried to stop a man whom he allegedly had injected with methamphetamine from leaving his West Hollywood apartment to call 911....
01:24, 09/20/2019

He Captured a Clandestine Gay Culture Amid the Derelict Piers Alvin Baltrop’s photographs of the abandoned Hudson River piers and the people who populated them in the 1970s and ’80s have been all but ignored. Until now....
01:24, 09/20/2019

Pennsylvania man survives after shooting himself in head with crossbow A Pennsylvania man tried to commit suicide Thursday by shooting himself in the head with a crossbow, according to reports. The 29-year-old man survived the attempt on his life as the small bolt did no...
01:48, 09/20/2019

Cops overlook handgun in turnstile jumper’s waistband Cops brought an accused turnstile jumper all the way to a police station — and marched him in front of a desk sergeant — before realizing the man was packing a handgun in his waistband, The Post has l...
02:12, 09/20/2019

LI college student arraigned in fatal stabbing of high schooler A Long Island college student was arraigned Thursday in the stabbing death of an Oceanside high school student whose vicious attack was caught on video by do-nothing bystanders. Murder suspect Tyler F...
02:12, 09/20/2019

Inside the MTA’s questionable plan to improve bus service The cash-strapped MTA will run fewer buses on Brooklyn’s busiest route — but the ones it does send will be roomier, the agency announced Thursday. The change to the B46 route — which is expected...
02:12, 09/20/2019

The billions Saudi Arabia spends on air defenses may be wasted in the age of drone warfare Saudi Arabia has spent billions on state-of-the-art air defense and early warning systems, but a mix of cruise missiles and drones was able to penetrate its airspace on Saturday, inflicting substantia...
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

Record number of people taking Class A drugs in the UK, figures show A record number of people took Class A drugs in the last year, with a rise in the use of cocaine and ecstasy to blame, according to official figures....
03:27, 09/20/2019

Facebook CEO Zuckerberg meets Trump, seeks to mend fences in Washington Facebook's Mark Zuckerberg met with President Donald Trump on Thursday during a fence-mending visit to Washington where the chief executive faced aggressive questioning from lawmakers about the social...
03:48, 09/20/2019

Trump sues Manhattan prosecutor over tax returns, says immune from criminal probe Donald Trump sued Manhattan District Attorney Cyrus Vance on Thursday, seeking to void a subpoena for eight years of tax returns related to a criminal probe into the U.S. president and his family busi...
03:48, 09/20/2019

Whistleblower Found Trump Phone Call With Foreign Leader ‘Troubling,’ Official Says The inspector general for the U.S. intelligence community met privately Thursday with the House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence amid an escalating dispute over a whistleblower complaint abo...
03:49, 09/20/2019

Unlock Qi's Aesthetic Potential With These Disguised Wireless Charging Pads Wireless charging is one of those features that only seems moderately cool...until you start using it, become addicted, and can’t ever go back to old-fashioned cables. Trouble is, wireless chargers ar...
04:12, 09/20/2019

Huawei's Mate 30 and Mate 30 Pro Pack Big Cams and Blazing 5G Support Now that Apple has announced its latest batch of iPhones, it’s time for Huawei to hit back with some high-end phones of its own, the Mate 30 and Mate 30 Pro. Read more......
04:12, 09/20/2019

You Can Update Your iPhone to iOS 13 Today but You Probably Shouldn't Apple’s newest update for iPhones has neat features like Dark Mode and Sign in with Apple, but it’s also a bit buggy. Our columnist suggests waiting a week before downloading....
04:36, 09/20/2019

Russian artist duo creates optical illusions with psychedelic color-changing portraits Fraktality, a married Russian couple, use lenticular printing to make digital images change color depending on where they are viewed from.        ...
04:36, 09/20/2019

Tom Brady's Take On Roughing The Passer Sure Does Change A Lot When He's Not Playing The legend of Jaguars quarterback Gardner Minshew II grew on Thursday against the Titans. No, it was not because of any particularly impressive play—though he certainly had a couple of those—but inste...
05:00, 09/20/2019

Chicago sued by students blocked from spreading the gospel at Millennium Park Four students at Wheaton College in Illinois are accusing the city of Chicago of infringing on their free speech rights, claiming that newly implemented rules prohibit them from congregating and handi...
05:00, 09/20/2019

Woman’s blood turns blue after reaction to medication It was a medical phenomenon that could have been the subject of a sci-fi flick — only it was real. A 25-year-old woman from Providence, Rhode Island, arrived at the hospital experiencing weaknes...
05:00, 09/20/2019

There Are Carcinogens in Tap Water, But Don't Freak Out Too Much A new study found that tap water contaminants may cause 100,000 cases of cancer in the US every year. While the numbers may be right (it’s hard to be sure), that doesn’t mean you should worry too much...
05:24, 09/20/2019

Trump holds ‘constructive’ White House meeting with Mark Zuckerberg Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg met with President Trump at the White House on Thursday after spending the afternoon talking to lawmakers on Capitol Hill, the company said in a statement. Zuckerberg had ...
05:24, 09/20/2019

Over 50 horses saved at flooded Texas ranch after historic storms Farmhands and volunteers fought to rescue more than 50 horses trapped in chest-deep water at a horse ranch north of Houston, Texas, on Thursday, as heavy thunderstorms caused “catastrophic”...
05:24, 09/20/2019

For Trump, a Time of Indecision In discussions with his staff, Mr. Trump has made clear he wants to accomplish something big, but seems stymied as to what it might be, according to interviews with a half-dozen aides and advisers....
05:48, 09/20/2019

A Romanian TV show host has been accused of 'extreme racism' after saying Serena Williams looks like one of 'those monkeys at the zoo' live on air Getty/YouTube/B1TV A Romanian TV show host said Serena Williams looks like a "monkey" whilst live on air. "Serena Williams looks exactly like one of those monkeys at the zoo with the red asses," said...
06:12, 09/20/2019

Inside the oldest Irish tavern in New York City McSorley's Old Ale House is the oldest Irish tavern in America. The historic pub is covered in old artifacts, photos, and momentos, each one telling a story of days past. We interviewed the current ow...
06:12, 09/20/2019

Microsoft hits record high after announcing $40 billion stock buyback plan, dividend boost (MSFT) Beck Diefenbach/Reuters Microsoft's stock price rose 2.8% to an intraday record high on Thursday after the company announced an 11% increase to its dividend and a $40 billion share buyback program. T...
06:12, 09/20/2019

Lyft's app just got a major safety upgrade for bike and scooter rentals (LYFT, UBER) Justin Sullivan/Getty Images Lyft and its subsidiary bike rental apps will now show bike lanes on a map, the company announced Thursday. It's a major safety upgrade for bikes and scooters as the rid...
06:12, 09/20/2019

Devil May Cry 2 Is Out On The Switch So Here's The Deal Devil May Cry games kick ass. The stylish and over-the-top antics of demon hunter Dante and his cohorts helped define the action game genre. This year’s Devil May Cry 5 made everything sleeker, sexier...
06:12, 09/20/2019

Turn-Based Survival Game Overland Is Like An Indie Rock XCOM In my couple of hours with turn-based survival game Overland, I’ve lived multiple short, doomed lives in the post-apocalypse. These lives unfolded in in gas stations and on street corners, and they we...
06:12, 09/20/2019

State Department Expels Two Cuban Diplomats Over Alleged ‘Influence Operations’ (WASHINGTON) — The U.S. announced Thursday that it is expelling two Cuban diplomats and restricting travel of members of Cuba’s permanent mission to the United Nations as leaders gather fr...
06:36, 09/20/2019

Here’s an easy way to find out how much money you’ve wasted on Amazon Amazon, our favorite online shopping mall, has slowly but surely turned us into a meticulously controlled herd of online shopping addicts. So much so, that we’re even willing to pay the behemoth $119 ...
08:00, 09/20/2019

The Giants were never going to win against Mike Francesa The Giants can’t win. On the field or on WFAN. So the team and coach Pat Shurmur canceled his weekly Monday “interview” with Mike Francesa. The team decided there was no point to go on with Francesa —...
08:00, 09/20/2019

Mets’ Jacob deGrom down to last two shots to boost Cy Young resume CINCINNATI — Jacob deGrom shaved his ERA from 2.70 to 2.61 in his last start, at a time every number is under the microscope for Cy Young award consideration. The reigning NL winner will make his fina...
08:00, 09/20/2019

Asia Pacific stocks inch higher amid US-China trade jitters Stocks in Asia Pacific edged up on Friday as investors digested a series of developments overnight on the U.S.-China trade front that dampened hopes of a deal being reached between the two economic po...
10:12, 09/20/2019

New House bill includes no extra allowance for NASA, threatening 2024 Moon program NASA wants to go back to the Moon. That was true even before Donald Trump won the presidency, but a mandate by the administration to make a crewed Moon mission a reality “within five years&rdquo...
10:36, 09/20/2019

Black Leaders Condemn Attacks by Sanders Supporters Amid Fallout From WFP's Warren Endorsement In a draft letter obtained by Splinter on Thursday, dozens of prominent black progressive leaders condemned the “hateful, violent, and racist threats” they said have been leveled by “self-identified...
11:00, 09/20/2019

In photos: Washington Monument reopens after renovations The landmark Washington Monument in Washington, D.C. reopens to visitors on September 19, 2019 after being closed for renovations for three years. The 555-foot tall monument to George Washington had b...
12:12, 09/20/2019

Signs of the times: the best Australian climate strike placards Australian climate strikers’ signs send government a bleakly humorous Texta messageLaughing in the face of looming apocalypse, Friday’s climate strike brought out the best in dark Australian humour.Wh...
12:12, 09/20/2019

'Do your jobs': Striking students demand leaders act on climate Tens of thousands of students were taking to the streets across Asia and Europe on Friday for a global strike demanding world leaders gathering at a U.N. climate summit adopt urgent measures to avert ...
13:01, 09/20/2019

New York Mayor Bill de Blasio leaves presidential race The mayor of the country’s largest city didn’t catch on with voters nationwide and failed to qualify for the third Democratic debate last week in Houston....
14:12, 09/20/2019

Teen vaping surge: 25% of 12th graders report recent use, 11% daily use Enlarge (credit: Getty | Justin Sullivan ) Preliminary data from two long-standing, nationwide surveys reveals a sustained surge in e-cigarette use—aka vaping—by teens over the last two years. About...
14:12, 09/20/2019

Jump Aboard the Bandwagon: Two Sizes of the Instant Pot Ultra Are Down to Their Best Price If you don’t have an Instant Pot yet, or want a compact-sized companion to go with your full sized model, the newest Instant Pot Ultra Mini has a rare sale today on Amazon as part of the company’s Gol...
14:12, 09/20/2019

Rating Firm S&P Global Says Corporate Tax Cuts 'Credit Negative' The government slashed corporate taxes on Friday, giving a surprise $20.5 billion break aimed at reviving private investment and lifting growth from a six-year low that has caused job losses and......
14:12, 09/20/2019

Sensex Zooms 2,200 Points, Nifty Tops 11,350 After Corporate Tax Cut Domestic stock markets skyrocketed on Friday with the Sensex index soaring 2,284.55 points in its biggest intraday gain in more than a decade, after Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman announced a cut...
14:12, 09/20/2019

Singapore F1 practice: Verstappen top; Bottas, Leclerc hit trouble Red Bull driver Max Verstappen topped the opening Formula 1 free practice session for the Singapore Grand Prix, while Valtteri Bottas caused a red flag by crashing his Mercedes...
14:48, 09/20/2019

RPT-FAA waiting for more software details before 737 MAX can return to service Boeing Co still has a series of steps to complete before the 737 MAX can return to service, including submitting a pre-production version of a software update, Federal Aviation Administration chief St...
15:12, 09/20/2019

Federal prosecutors, regulators broaden market manipulation probe beyond precious metals trades Federal prosecutors and commodity regulators have broadened their investigation into spoofing activity after receiving information from traders questioned for spoofing-related charges....
16:03, 09/20/2019

Panghal Scripts History By Reaching World Boxing Championships Final Amit Panghal (52kg) stormed into the final of World Boxing Championships with a split decision win over Saken Bibossinov of Kazakhstan. Manish Kaushik finished his campaign in the tournament with a......
16:03, 09/20/2019

UPDATE 1-Europe's China telecoms gear ban would cost industry $3.5 billion -report Replacing Chinese telecoms equipment would cost European telecom operators about $3.5 billion, a report by industry research firm Strand Consult predicted on Friday, far lower than the figure a lobby ...
16:24, 09/20/2019

Friday's Best Deals: AirPods, Instant Pots, Friends: The Complete Series, and More Two different-sized Instant Pots, Friends: The Complete Series, Apple AirPods 2 with Case lead off Friday’s best deals from around the web....
17:37, 09/20/2019

Colt to Suspend Production of AR-15 Rifles for Consumers The gun manufacturer said the market had an adequate supply of sporting rifles and it would focus on its military and law enforcement contracts instead....
17:37, 09/20/2019

Market for Illicit Vaping Products Flourishes Online As concerns about the health hazards of vaping mount, a market for cannabis-vaping products and the tools to create counterfeits is thriving online on big tech platforms like Amazon and Facebook....
17:38, 09/20/2019

‘Storm Area 51’-inspired events draw big crowds to small Nevada towns They have come to see them aliens — and have a good time. Some 1,500 people have invaded two tiny towns in Nevada for a weekend of “Storm Area 51”-inspired events. Thumping techno mu...
18:00, 09/20/2019

Justin Trudeau's brownface scandal is bad. But voting him out isn't the solution | Moustafa Bayoumi Let’s make sure that this incident forces us to examine not just Trudeau but also Canada and its racismRecently surfaced photos of Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau in brownface while at an ‘Arab...
18:24, 09/20/2019

'Some people I will never convince': Cameron reflects on his Brexit legacy After three years of silence, the former PM wants to reclaim the right to be heard on the issue that defines his premiershipTowards the end of our conversation about his new memoir, For the Record, Da...
18:24, 09/20/2019

Which is the world’s hardest-working city? Tokyo may be the most ‘overworked’ city – but there are ways to measure how hard a city works other than simply totting up the overtimeIn July 2013, 31-year-old Miwa Sado, a reporter for Japan’s natio...
18:24, 09/20/2019

Beyoncé Shares Intimate Photos of Jay-Z and Her Kids as She Says Goodbye to 37 Beyonce is saying goodbye to year 37. The singer, who turned 38 years old earlier this month, looked back on her past year in a heartfelt noted posted to her website on......
18:24, 09/20/2019

Ryanair UK pilots cancel this month's strikes Ryanair pilots based in the United Kingdom have canceled five days of strikes set for this month, as unions and the low-cost airline gear up for further talks....
18:48, 09/20/2019

Taiwanese businesses look to India as alternative to China Taiwan is pitching India as a potential business destination to its tech, auto, renewable energy and farm sector firms as the United States' trade war with China has pushed its companies to look for n...
18:48, 09/20/2019

BCCI State Units Welcome SC Verdict; TNCA, CAB Gear Up For Elections The latest Supreme Court directive restricts the disqualification from contesting elections to office-bearers only, leaving the other positions as they were earlier....
18:48, 09/20/2019

Why mezzanine floors are a better investment than a loft conversion Adding an extra level within an existing space attractive - creating a split-level room - is the improvement that gives you the best return on your investment....
19:12, 09/20/2019

You're invited to The A.V. Club's Emmys liveblog The 71st Emmys ceremony, the crown jewel of awards season for TV viewers, will be broadcast live on Fox on Sunday, September 22. The event will be simulcast on both coasts, so if you’re hosting an Em...
19:48, 09/20/2019

Electric cars: Low earners may never get to drive one Already struggling to keep aging vehicles on the road, low-wage workers could be forgotten in the electomobility age. Climate crisis or not, policymakers face increasing pressure to ensure everyone ca...
21:12, 09/20/2019

Microsoft to provide free Windows 7 updates for voting systems in 2020 The January 2020 end-of-support date for Windows 7 was expected to have a major impact on elections in the U.S. and other countries around the world. Today's announcement means those voting systems wi...
21:12, 09/20/2019

Mexico risk to Pacific Alliance’s IG club status Three-quarters of fund managers that responded to a recent Bank of America Merrill Lynch survey think that Mexico is going to lose its investment grade status....
21:12, 09/20/2019

Donald Trump Announces "Highest Sanctions" But Says Won't Strike Iran President Donald Trump on Friday announced new sanctions on Iran's central bank, calling the measures the "highest" sanctions ever imposed on a foreign country by the United States....
21:12, 09/20/2019

China Says It "Highly Appreciates" Kiribati Cutting Ties With Taiwan China on Friday praised the Pacific island of Kiribati for cutting ties with Taiwan, the second diplomatic defection from Taipei to Beijing in less than a week. The move is a coup for Beijing just......
21:12, 09/20/2019

Here's Everything You Need To Know About JioFiber Monthly Plans Each of the six JioFiber packs comes with features including free voice calls across the country, TV video calling and gaming services, according to Reliance Jio....
22:01, 09/20/2019

Fuel Rates Hiked Across Metros, Check Petrol, Diesel Rates Here State-run oil marketing companies review the domestic fuel prices on a daily basis and any revisions are implemented at the fuel stations with effect from 6 am....
22:01, 09/20/2019

Should Salads Be on Plates or in Bowls? (A Short Debate About a Dumb Thing People Do) I eat salads often now, because I have transitioned to a phase of my life where I’m expected to eat them often, and I don’t want to subvert those expectations. I’m so immersed in salad culture, so att...
22:04, 09/20/2019

After 'Lost': All the shows that tried to recapture the magic (and mostly failed) Several TV shows were inspired by ABC's hit "Lost" (2004-10), but none matched its success in blending action, adventure and character backstories.        ...
22:04, 09/20/2019

This isn't extinction, it's extermination: the people killing nature know what they're doing | Jeff Sparrow The climate strike must be a beginning and not an end. Warming won’t be stopped by symbolismDuring the carnage of the first world war, the poet Wilfred Owen revisited the biblical story in which God t...
22:24, 09/20/2019

ETF Spotlight: Oil's volatile week CNBC's David Faber takes a look at the energy sector and oil after an attack on a Saudi Arabian oil facility cut into worldwide supplies and sent prices higher....
22:48, 09/20/2019

Utah bus crash: Four killed and others fighting for life after horror incident near Bryce Canyon National Park Four people have been killed and a number of others left fighting for life in a tour bus crashed near a national park in southern Utah, authorities said Friday....
23:24, 09/20/2019

Dak Prescott: Cowboys quarterback posts historic numbers after 50 games Dak Prescott made his 50th start in the NFL on Sunday. The Cowboys QB ranks at or near the top all-time in many statistical categories.       ...
23:24, 09/20/2019

Utah vs. USC prediction, line: Trojans won’t be able to keep up with Utes The Post’s Howie Kussoy, aka The Pigskin Profit, takes a shot on two college football games on Friday night: Utah Utes (-4) over USC TROJANS: Reggie Bush will return to USC — as an analyst — for the f...
23:24, 09/20/2019

Bill Belichick press conference: Storms out after Antonio Brown concession Bill Belichick provided a slight window into the Patriots’ Antonio Brown thinking, before storming out of his press conference over questions about the receiver. “I know there are questions abou...
23:24, 09/20/2019

Brett Gardner put the perfect capper on dream Yankees season On the night the Yankees clinched their first AL East title in seven years, Brett Gardner was all over the basepaths. He scored a run in the second inning, homered in the fourth, hit a two-RBI double ...
23:24, 09/20/2019

Sahuarita Police working with Google to track down suspect who threatened high school TUCSON – New details were released this week on a threat made earlier this month to Sahuarita High School. Sahuarita Police said a threat was posted on the YouTube channel for Walden Grove High ...
23:48, 09/20/2019

In photos: Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison visits White House Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison and his wife, Jennifer Morrison, make an official state visit to the White House in Washington, D.C. on September 20, 2019. They are greeted by U.S. President ...
23:48, 09/20/2019

Pentagon fears a return to budget uncertainty as Democrats and Republicans squabble over wall funding and other issues HERE WE GO AGAIN: The House yesterday, on a vote of 301-123, passed a continuing resolution to continue funding the Pentagon and other agencies at 2019 levels through Nov. 21. That gives lawmakers ano...
23:48, 09/20/2019

24 incredible deals you can get at Anthropologie's massive weekend sale Stock up of fall fashion and decor because Anthropologie is offering 20% off its entire store and 40% off sale.       ...
00:24, 09/21/2019

The A.V. Club is recapping Disenchantment Episode 1: “The Disenchantress” | “Stairway To Hell” | “The Very Thing” | “The Lonely Heart Is A Hunter” | “Our Bodies, Our Elves” | “The Dreamland Job” | “Love’s Slimy Embrace” | “In Her Own Write” |...
00:48, 09/21/2019

Move On Article 370 Has "National Security Connotation": Foreign Minister External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar on Friday said India's decision to revoke Jammu and Kashmir's special status has a "national security connotation" as he emphasised that the "epicentre of global...
00:48, 09/21/2019

Madhya Pradesh Cops Say 2 Dacoits Killed, Gang Member Refutes Claim Four days after the Madhya Pradesh police said they killed two dacoits of a gang in an encounter in the forests of Satna district, another member has claimed that it was him who had shot the two dead....
00:48, 09/21/2019

Babul Supriyo Challenges Mamata Banerjee To Charge His Assaulters Terming the Left student activists as "cowards" who had assaulted him in the Jadavpur University campus, Union Minister Babul Supriyo virtually challenged West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee to...
00:48, 09/21/2019

Bipartisan support for free trade has been left behind as the 2020 race barrels ahead With "tariff man" President Trump waging a tariff war and Democratic candidates pushing against big international deals, free trade has become politically homeless, writes John Harwood....
00:48, 09/21/2019

'I started to tear up': iPhone 11 buyers line up, meet Apple CEO Tim Cook at NYC store Smaller crowds were more subdued than in the past, but the reopening of the flagship Apple Store in New York still lured enthused iPhone 11 customers.       ...
01:12, 09/21/2019

Justin Trudeau tries to put blackface scandal behind him, pledges to ban assault rifles in Canada Justin Trudeau on Friday pledged to ban military-style assault rifles, including the AR-15, in Canada as he attempted to get his re-election campaign back on track following a damaging blackface scand...
01:12, 09/21/2019

‘Sonic weapon’ used on diplomats in Cuba may have been pesticide, study finds The mysterious high-pitched buzzing sound associated with the so-called "sonic attacks" on nearly 40 U.S. and Canadian diplomats living in Cuba may have been caused by a neurotoxic agent used to kill ...
01:12, 09/21/2019

Brown out: Pats cut WR amid off-field allegations Antonio Brown's brief stint with the Patriots is over, as the team released him Friday. "We feel that it is best to move in a different direction at this time," the Patriots said....
01:37, 09/21/2019

At Hong Kong Restaurant, Protest-Themed Menu Features "Eyeball" Mocktails Pro-democracy protests that have roiled Hong Kong for more than three months are providing culinary inspiration for a restaurant that offers a themed menu with spicy wasabi-spiked "tear gas" eggs and....
02:48, 09/21/2019

Talks ‘going backwards’ as UK asks EU to keep its proposals secret Downing Street tells Brussels ‘confidential’ documents must not be shared with 27 statesDowning Street’s secrecy over its Brexit proposals has caused a fresh rupture in the negotiations in Brussels, a...
02:48, 09/21/2019

Iranian Students Set to Start at U.S. Universities Are Barred From Country The students, who were mostly headed to schools in the University of California system, had visas in hand when they were blocked from their flights this month....
02:48, 09/21/2019

Climate Change Is Devastating the Lush Gardens of Versailles (Bloomberg) — The manicured estate of the Versailles Palace was designed for an absolute monarch and withstood the French revolution. But now climate change is threatening its survival. Hornbeam...
02:48, 09/21/2019

Trump Stresses Restraint On Iran Ahead of Meeting With Military Leaders After Oil Strikes (BUQAYQ, Saudi Arabia) –– As he weighs his options on Iran, President Donald Trump is stressing restraint as he prepares to meet with military leaders. Trump said Friday that during the 20...
02:48, 09/21/2019

Mahesh Bhatt Turns 71 Today, Celebrates With His Family With A Special Birthday Menu. Mahesh Bhatt celebrated his 71st birthday, in the middle of shooting for his next Sadak 2, with Alia Bhatt and Pooja Bhatt at a restaurant in Mumbai with some delicious North Indian delicacies....
02:48, 09/21/2019

Canada's Trudeau pledges assault rifle ban, pivots campaign amid blackface scandal Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, embroiled in a blackface picture scandal, on Friday pledged to ban military-style assault rifles in the country's most ethnically diverse city in a bid to get h...
03:36, 09/21/2019

Trudeau blackface images have damaged Canada’s reputation: Wynne Images of Liberal Leader Justin Trudeau in blackface and brownface have tarnished Canada's international reputation and he should have confronted them long ago, former Ontario premier Kathleen Wynne s...
03:36, 09/21/2019

France receives its first KC-130J Super Hercules tanker France received its first of two KC-130J Super Hercules aerial refueling aircraft in a ceremony at Orleans-Bricy Air Base this week. The second aircraft is expected for delivery in 2020, according to ...
04:13, 09/21/2019

NASA takes photo of Earth-sized black ‘spot’ on Jupiter NASA has captured stunning images of Jupiter pictured with an Earth-sized black spot on its surface. It’s actually an enormous shadow from an eclipse caused by Jupiter’s moon Io passing in...
04:13, 09/21/2019

A Strike Against the Abyss There are more than 3,000 climate strikes in 150 countries happening on Friday, September 20, 2019. In London, trade unionists and high school students marched together. In Mumbai, protesting students...
04:14, 09/21/2019

Prop Up Your Phone or Tablet In Style With This $6 Stand No desk is complete in this day and age without a decent phone and tablet stand. This one’s made of aluminum, can adjust to multiple angles, and is only $6 at checkout. What more could you want?...
04:14, 09/21/2019

When You Electronically Sign Documents, Always Keep a Copy When Paul, a freelancer based in New York, couldn’t get a response from a consulting client who owed him money, he thought he might have to take legal action. I’ll download the contract, he thought, a...
04:14, 09/21/2019

How to Watch Tonight's Democratic Candidate Forum on LGBTQ Issues Tonight, 10 Democratic presidential candidates will take the stage in Iowa individually to discuss issues affecting LGBTQ Americans, like the Equality Act, bans on conversion therapy, and some candida...
04:14, 09/21/2019

Greta Thunberg on Climate: 'Listen to science' Climate change protests swept the globe Friday with thousands sending a message to leaders headed for a U.N. summit: The warming world can't wait for action. The protests were partly inspired by the a...
04:36, 09/21/2019

Helicopter plucks kayaker from Great Salt Lake "It looks like a dude in a tube." Night vision video from a Utah National Guard helicopter shows another chopper plucking a stranded kayaker from choppy water in Utah's Great Salt Lake. (Sept. 19) ...
04:36, 09/21/2019

US imposes new sanctions on Iran's central bank President Donald Trump says the US has imposed new sanctions on Iran's central bank following Tehran's alleged involvement in last weekend's drone and cruise missile attacks on Saudi oil facilities....
05:12, 09/21/2019

Walmart's car seat trade-in event underway through Sept. 21. What you need to know. Walmart is conducting a child car seat recycling event through Sept. 21. If you turn in a seat, you get a $30 Walmart gift card.        ...
05:37, 09/21/2019

Proud Russians fail to find enough magic to bridge the gap with Japan "Russia drew first blood in the Rugby World Cup on Friday but ultimately failed to bridge the gap in class with host nation Japan in the opening match of the tournament."...
05:37, 09/21/2019

Walmart Bans e-Cigs, Continues to Sell Things That Definitely Kill People At Walmart, you can buy alcohol, guns, and regular old tobacco. But as of today, you won’t find the mega-retailer stocking e-cigarettes on its shelves.Read more......
05:38, 09/21/2019

The Bold Type's Katie Stevens Reveals Breast Cancer Scare Katie Stevens is breathing a huge sigh of relief. On Friday afternoon, The Bold Type star took to Instagram and shared a personal note to her fans and followers. After performing......
05:38, 09/21/2019

Kim Kardashian Introduces the West Family's Precious ''New Babies'' Kim Kardashian is revealing the newest furry friends to join the Kardashian-West family. Meet Saké and Soba/Soy Sauce! The white and black Pomeranians, respectively, join the other......
05:38, 09/21/2019

South Korea says 2 farms tested negative for swine fever South Korea says tests on dead pigs from two farms near its border with North Korea came back negative for African swine fever, at least temporarily easing fears over the spread of the illness that ha...
06:00, 09/21/2019

Surprise! 'AGT' runner-up Detroit Youth Choir to receive $1 million anyway Detroit is serving up a $1 million endowment for Detroit Youth Choir following its second-place finish on "AGT."        ...
06:00, 09/21/2019

The best climate strike signs from around the globe - in pictures Millions of people across the globe took part in protests on Friday demanding urgent action on the climate crisis. The strike kicks off a week of environmental activism before the UN Climate Action Su...
06:00, 09/21/2019

England’s national parks ‘must do more to protect nature’ Review also urges parks and beauty spots to increase appeal to minority ethnic visitorsNational parks and areas of outstanding natural beauty have not done enough to protect nature or welcome diverse ...
06:00, 09/21/2019

These are the top five iPhone 11 deals to buy now pre-orders are over We've seen the launch of the phones, had some time to test them out and now pre-orders are over, you can officially buy iPhone 11 deals.But which contract do you go for? With such a huge amount o...
06:00, 09/21/2019

BSNL Rs. 899 Prepaid Pack Price in India Cut for a Limited Time The prepaid plan offers unlimited Local/STD calls to any network, even in roaming (except Mumbai & Delhi), 1.5GB of daily data cap, 50 SMS per day benefits for a validity of 180 days....
07:12, 09/21/2019

Critics slam US-El Salvador asylum deal as 'cynical and absurd' The White House reportedly plans to help El Salvador host US-bound asylum-seekers from neighboring countries. Experts blasted the Trump administration for sending migrants to one of the world's most d...
07:36, 09/21/2019

Protests in Egypt demand el-Sissi's ouster Small anti-government protests have broken out in Cairo and other Egyptian cities. Such public shows of dissent against strongman President Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi are rare in the country....
07:36, 09/21/2019