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‘Country Music’ uncovers stars’ surprising backstories, scandals

Country music has always been known for its relatable tales of love and loss set against backdrops of hometowns, dive bars and winding roads. But it’s not only the ...

‘Country Music’ uncovers stars’ surprising backstories, scandals

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‘Greenleaf’ stars dish on scandals, secrets and spirituality OWN’s popular primetime drama series “Greenleaf” is back for another round of scandals and secrets enveloping the family-owned Harmony & Hope megachurch in Memphis, Tenn. The Tuesday night series, fro...
02:12, 09/17/2019

‘Black Mirror’ Season 5 trailer has Anthony Mackie, Miley Cyrus and more surprising guest stars Netflix dropped a trailer and release date for Season 5 of the hit sci-fi anthology series “Black Mirror,” and like previous seasons, several stars have signed on for the new batch of episodes. Miley ...
02:12, 05/16/2019

2019 CMT Music Awards: Everything you need to know about the country music awards show The CMT Music Awards air live at 7 p.m. on CMT on Wednesday. See who's performing and who's up for awards.        ...
17:12, 06/05/2019

Country Music Should Be Political. After All, It Always Has Been He was falling apart. Brilliant and tortured, devout and driven, Johnny Cash had been discovered in the Memphis of Sun Records–the musical milieu that gave America Elvis Presley–and had bu...
23:00, 08/15/2019

Country music singer donates $10K for housing LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) — Country music singer Chris Stapleton and his wife have donated $10,000 to Habitat for Humanity in Lexington. WKYT-TV cites a statement from the agency in reportin...
11:36, 06/26/2019

How the Grand Ole Opry put country music (and Nashville) on the map The live concert broadcast helped define Nashville as "Music City, U.S.A.," and the Opry name has become near-synonymous with country music.        ...
19:48, 08/29/2019

The Music Executive Behind the Country-Rap Hit 'Old Town Road' The unconventional pairing of rapper Lil Nas X and Billy Ray Cyrus is the latest example of the genre-blurring, streaming-focused approach of Ron Perry, the 40-year-old head of Columbia Records....
17:12, 05/31/2019

For Ken Burns, 'Country Music' Is the Song of America In a new PBS series, the director of “The Civil War,” “Baseball” and other documentaries, portrays America’s development through the lens of country music....
23:12, 09/11/2019

Ken Burns on the love and loss of 'Country Music' Ken Burns, the renowned documentarian known for bringing American history to vivid life, debuts his latest effort on Sunday, "Country Music." The ambitious yet intimate eight-part PBS series chronicle...
02:48, 09/14/2019

Charlie Daniels says he's not a fan of new country music: 'I can't tell one song from another' Charlie Daniels of the Charlie Daniels Band performed for the "Fox & Friends" All-American Summer Concert Series on Friday, and gave his opinion on some of the new country music hitting the charts. ...
22:24, 06/21/2019

How Music Stars Became Fashion's Most Bankable Collaborators You can now stream Rihanna's music via Spotify, dress in her Fenty tailored denim, buy her cosmetics at Harvey Nichols and sleep in her Savage x Fenty pyjamas...
11:36, 05/29/2019

Country stars offer prayers for Granger Smith Country stars at the CMA Fest in Nashville, Tennessee, offered prayers for fellow singer Granger Smith, whose three-year-old son died in an accident. (June 10)        ...
21:48, 06/10/2019

Black Artists Built Country Music—And Then It Left Them Behind Over the past few months, a contentious debate has raged over whether Lil Nas X, whose single “Old Town Road” spent a record 19 weeks atop the Billboard Hot 100 this summer, is a country a...
23:12, 09/11/2019

Country Music Crosses the Pond in Wild Rose Country music may have flowered in the U.S., but its roots–including fiddle tunes and ballads from the British Isles, many of them songs about lost loves and premature death–lie on the oth...
13:24, 06/20/2019

Ken Burns shows there’d be no ‘Country Music’ without these humble icons Country Music | Sunday-Wednesday, 8 p.m., PBS Country music is three chords and the truth, said Harlan Howard, one of the genre’s songwriters interviewed in Ken Burns’ new documentary. Four episodes, ...
04:48, 09/14/2019

Tyler Childers: 'In country music, nobody is thinking about how to move people' With John Prine and Willie Nelson among his fans and awards to his name, the Kentucky songwriter is a rising star of country – but he’s dismayed by its fixation on beer and pickup trucksAfter finishin...
12:12, 08/02/2019

'Country Music' registers on lower scale of Ken Burns documentaries Ken Burns' PBS documentaries are always classy affairs, linking a single topic to the vast rubric of American history. Still, there are greater and lesser works within that filmography, and "Country M...
18:12, 09/16/2019

Ken Burns' 'Country Music': The cultural 'Rub' that sparked an American sound "Country Music" begins with a cultural rub, the rise of the Carter Family and Jimmie Rodgers, and the launch of Nashville's own Grand Ole Opry.        ...
21:00, 09/16/2019

Donnie Fritts, Who Bridged Soul and Country Music, Dies at 76 Mr. Fritts, who was probably best known for his long tenure in Kris Kristofferson’s band, was a force in Southern popular music for more than two decades....
09:00, 08/30/2019

CMT Music Awards 2019 Red Carpet Fashion: See Every Look as the Stars Arrive Country music lovers, this is your night! We're just hours away from the 2019 CMT Music Awards where your favorite singers will come together at Nashville's Bridgestone Arena to......
01:00, 06/06/2019

Nashville-based country stars love to play tourist at home NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Tourism comes alive in the Music City during summer, but the thousands who flock here aren’t the only sightseers in town. Many Nashville-based stars enjoy playing tourist...
17:00, 06/21/2019

Brandi Carlile calls out NRA, sexism in country music in new song 'Cowgirls' Brandi Carlile called out the country music community for its pro-gun stances, alleged sexism and lack of female stars in the genre in a scathing new song, "Cowgirls."...
15:48, 07/22/2019

How Maren Morris Came to Be Part of The Highwomen, Country Music's Newest Supergroup Maren Morris wasn't exactly in need of a new project when The Highwomen came a'calling. Not only was she doing just fine on her own, becoming a crossover star in her own right......
00:36, 09/08/2019

Crusty Country Music Fans Want to Boycott Wrangler Jeans For Partnering with Lil Nas X This week, after Wrangler jeans announced a new yee haw agenda capsule collection with Lil Nas X, some country music fans are calling for a full out boycott....
08:12, 05/23/2019

Wu-Tang Clan become first hip-hop act to headline country music's legendary Ryman stage Legendary rap group Wu-Tang Clan took over the Mother Church of Country Music on Sunday night as the rest of Nashville closed out CMA Fest 2019.        ...
18:00, 06/10/2019

Country music star Drake White reveals brain disease diagnosis Country musician Drake White, who collapsed last week while performing on stage in Roanoke, VA, has revealed he was diagnosed with a debilitating brain disease....
05:48, 08/22/2019

Country star Randy Travis releases new music 6 years after near-fatal stroke Country music star Randy Travis dropped single “One in a Row” last week, the first music the singer has released since suffering an almost fatal stroke six years ago....
09:00, 06/04/2019

Country music world reacts after Granger Smith's 3-year-old son dies Granger Smith received an outpouring of support after he announced his infant son's drowning death.        ...
16:36, 06/07/2019

Carrie Underwood, Thomas Rhett and More Stars Set to Perform at 2019 CMT Music Awards The 2019 CMT Music Awards are going big this summer! With less than a month to go until the annual award show airs live from Nashville, CMT is announcing just some of the star-studded......
16:24, 05/15/2019

A country-music star is born in the Scottish honky-tonk drama Wild Rose Country music has a long history of brazen women doggedly persevering over daunting personal and societal odds. As far back as 1952, Kitty Wells shredded the hypocrisy of sexual double standards in he...
01:24, 06/20/2019

Folkies flock to southwest Virginia for roots music, ground zero of country, bluegrass, Americana What was later segmented into country, bluegrass and Americana sounds was essentially created and fueled in a tiny Blue Ridge town.        ...
01:12, 08/13/2019

Granger Smith receives support from country music community after son, 3, dies in 'tragic accident' Granger Smith and his wife, Amber, received support from the country music community after the couple revealed their son River, 3, died after a "tragic accident."...
00:12, 06/07/2019

Billboard Music Awards 2019: See Taylor Swift, Cardi B and More Stars' Best Candid Moments The 2019 Billboard Music Awards took place at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas on Wednesday--and what a show it was. Taylor Swift and Panic! at the Disco's Brendon Urie kicked......
17:00, 05/02/2019

Dua Lipa, Sienna Miller and More Stars Acing Music Festival Fashion at Glastonbury 2019 Leave your flower crowns and cowboy boots in the desert, because this weekend it's all about Glastonbury. With Coachella officially behind us, music lovers have flocked across the......
04:00, 06/29/2019

Group trying to bring Major League Baseball to Music City has chosen name: Nashville Stars Group seeing to bring baseball to the Music City has chosen Nashville Stars as team name, and has entered into partnership with Negro League museum       ...
18:36, 08/29/2019

Amy Poehler and ‘Wine Country’ stars on female friendships and what pop culture doesn’t reflect about grown women Poehler's directorial debut taps into the inner lives of grown women and long-lasting, adult friendships, themes that Hollywood hasn't focused much on lately....
12:36, 05/10/2019

Country music stands at a moment of great racial change. Or so its biggest cable network believes. Country Music Television is attempting to nudge in new directions — toward feminism and racial diversity and away from its historical white roots. Can it lead a woke sea change?...
03:24, 08/03/2019

Christianity is trending in 2019's country music hits, from Blake Shelton to Carrie Underwood At least seven high-profile songs reference God or his son or wade into the spirit of Christianity.        ...
15:24, 06/03/2019

Country music icon Lee Greenwood helps gift double-amputee veteran a customized home Country music star Lee Greenwood was especially proud to be an American over the holiday weekend, after working with a non-profit to provide a specialized home for a veteran who lost both of his legs ...
18:24, 07/08/2019

Kacey Musgraves' elaborate gowns, detention slips get Country Music Hall of Fame exhibit Along with the pantsuit she wore at the CMAs, you'll see handwritten lyrics for "Slow Burn," and high school detention slips earned for 'excessive talking.'     ...
20:36, 05/22/2019

At country music's newest festival, host Dierks Bentley lets fans curate their own experience Bentley hosted his second Seven Peaks camping and music festival in a remote mountain town over Labor Day weekend.        ...
22:36, 09/03/2019

Wraith And Bloodhound’s Backstories Are Apex Legends’ Best Mystery Every once in a while, Apex Legends players notice that two of the game’s characters, Wraith and Bloodhound, both have a very familiar emblem hidden on their costumes. The emblem appears in Respawn’s ...
01:00, 07/13/2019

These Rage 2 Characters Have Amazing Names But No Backstories, So I Made Some Up I’ve met some real characters during my time playing Rage 2. And by characters, I mean glorified quest dispensers. There’s old guy, cool lady, and of course—who could forget?—third main story person. ...
00:48, 05/25/2019

How Shania Twain Weathered Family Tragedy, Impossible Heartbreak and Debilitating Disease to Become Country Music's Ultimate Survivor There's an old, sort of hack joke about country music that goes a little something like this: What do you get if you play a country song backwards? You get your dog back, you......
14:12, 08/28/2019

The Class of '89: How Garth Brooks, Alan Jackson, Clint Black, Travis Tritt changed country music Thirty years ago, country music’s storied “Class of 1989” — led by the meteoric rise of Garth Brooks, Alan Jackson, Clint Black and Travis Tritt — changed the face of one...
15:01, 08/27/2019

Star Wars: Galaxy's Edge's 1,400 cast members each have unique backstories and costumes Star Wars: Galaxy's Edge doesn't just want to look like a movie set. It wants guests to feel like they just stepped off a transport ship onto a planet thousands of galaxies away....
09:24, 05/30/2019

Stagecoach 2019 opens with a celebration of beer, country music, Western heritage and more beer Stagecoach opens three-day festival with a celebration of country music, grub and lots of beer in Day 1        ...
19:00, 04/28/2019

CMA Awards analysis: 'GIRL' power on the rise as women make country music in-roads Carrie Underwood, Reba McEntire and Dolly Parton will host the 53rd CMA Awards 7 p.m. on Sept. 13 on ABC.        ...
19:48, 08/29/2019

Back to life, back to virtual reality as music stars return to stage as holograms As a Whitney Houston 3D tour is announced, the race is on to make hi-tech concerts just like the real thingThe Beatles live in the Cavern, Ziggy Stardust’s last outing at the Hammersmith Apollo, or J...
17:00, 05/26/2019

Bob Dylan's 'Nashville Skyline' turns 50: How the album changed country music Exploring the history of Bob Dylan's "Nashville Skyline" with the players who created it and the songwriters influenced by it.        ...
17:12, 06/28/2019

Country music star Jake Owen slams 'ignorant' anti-LGBTQ fan who doesn't 'Believe' Jake Owen shared his new rustic cover of Cher's 1998 hit "Believe" in honor of the LGBTQ community, but not everyone was a fan.        ...
02:12, 06/28/2019

'Country Music' director Ken Burns on 'Old Town Road' breaking chart record: 'Water is wet' Legendary documentary director Ken Burns just made an epic about country music, and he isn't surprised "Old Town Road" broke a major chart record.        ...
05:00, 07/31/2019

Ken Burns' 'Country Music': The cultural 'Rub' that sparked an American sound "Country Music" begins with a cultural rub, the rise of the Carter Family and Jimmie Rodgers, and the launch of Nashville's own Grand Ole Opry.        ...
13:48, 09/16/2019

Ken Burns on 'Country Music' documentary: 'This is as good if not the best we've ever done' Ken Burns' 16-hour "Country Music" documentary will begin airing at 7 p.m. Central time Sept. 15 on PBS.        ...
23:24, 08/27/2019

‘My Heart Makes It Country.’ Blanco Brown Talks ‘The Git Up’ and the Fusion of Country and Rap For years, “I like everything except rap and country” was a common refrain among many close-minded music listeners. But in 2019, that tired trope has been flipped on its head, as two songs...
19:00, 07/27/2019

Investigation uncovers suicide crisis in US jails The last time Tanna Jo Fillmore talked with her mother, she was in a Utah jail, angry, pleading and desperate. She’d called every day that past week, begging for help. I need my medicine, she demanded...
21:48, 06/18/2019

Inside the NRA's scandals and financial troubles The NRA is in crisis mode. Claims of financial wrong doing have led to multiple investigations in Congress and in New York state that are threatening the group's survival. Here's a look at t...
23:24, 08/21/2019

Most shocking celebrity scandals of all time Drawing on media reports, book excerpts and online resources, 24/7 Tempo has compiled a list of 24 scandals that shocked Hollywood throughout history.        ...
20:24, 05/01/2019

Google uncovers Bluetooth vulnerability in Titan Security Key Google says that it's uncovered a vulnerability in Bluetooth-enabled models of its Titan Security Key. It's offering affected customers a refund.Read More...
21:36, 05/15/2019

Lamborghini uncovers 808bhp Sian as first hybrid model Limited-run hypercar is Lambo's fastest production model yet, and previews the future of the V12 Lamborghini has pulled the covers off the most powerful and fastest-accelerating car it’s ever produce...
16:12, 09/03/2019

Storm uncovers 4,500-year-old prehistoric forest in Wales A mysterious prehistoric forest has risen again on a Welsh beach thanks to Storm Hannah. The collection of ancient tree stumps had been buried under water and sand more than 4,500 years ago and now pe...
23:36, 05/28/2019

Russia uncovers 40,000 year-old wolf head, preserved in ice About 40,000 years ago, a wolf died in what we know as Siberia. Now its severed head has been found, and because of the freezing conditions, it is so well preserved that its fur, teeth, brain and......
04:24, 06/14/2019

Psychic Archaeology Uncovers Lost Structures at Glastonbury ‘The Company of Avalon’ was a group of monks who allegedly directed excavations at Glastonbury Abbey from behind the scenes, so far behind the scenes in fact from the ‘other side’.  ...
05:12, 06/11/2019

Texas fossil uncovers new species of duckbilled dinosaur The fossil discovered at the Big Bend National Park in Texas led to the classification of the Aquilarhinus palilmentus.        ...
23:12, 07/16/2019

In Cannes, Terrence Malick uncovers ‘A Hidden Life’ CANNES, France (AP) — Terrence Malick’s “A Hidden Life” premiered Sunday night in Cannes, where one of its biggest surprises was the seldom-seen-in-public director in attendance. Tho...
22:48, 05/20/2019

Chinese mission uncovers secrets on the far side of the moon China's Chang'e-4 mission, the first to land on the far side of the moon, is shedding light on one of the moon's biggest mysteries, according to a new study....
02:12, 05/16/2019

Amazon Music Unlimited is growing faster than Apple Music or Spotify, report says Enlarge / An Amazon Echo smart speaker. (credit: Smith Collection/Gado/Getty Images) Amazon grew its Music Unlimited streaming service by over 70 percent in the past year, according to data by Midia...
14:12, 07/12/2019

Infantino says FIFA scandals gone, despite corruption cases Ahead of his re-election as FIFA president, Gianni Infantino said Wednesday he has banished scandals and corruption from the soccer body despite losing members of his council for misconduct....
14:36, 06/05/2019

After scandals, Pope orders his diplomats to toe the line Pope Francis on Thursday told his ambassadors around the world, some of whom have been involved in sexual and financial scandals, to live humble, exemplary lives and be closer to the poor than to the ...
17:24, 06/13/2019

China tightens vaccine management after scandals China passed a law on Saturday tightening the supervision and management of how vaccines enter the market, requiring stricter management of their production, research and distribution, after a series ...
17:12, 06/29/2019

Warner Chappell Music acquires Gene Autry Music Group Warner Chappell Music announced on Thursday that it has acquired the 1,500-plus songs of the Gene Autry Music Group. The “Singing Cowboy’s” catalogue includes the holiday standard “Here Comes Santa Cl...
07:00, 05/31/2019

College music department resurrects long-lost funk music PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A college music department has helped resurrect the music of a largely forgotten Philadelphia funk band and is hoping to discover more gems in its archives. Going through thousands...
14:24, 06/27/2019

'His music was a gift to us all': Music industry mourns The Cars frontman Ric Ocasek "He was always as generous as could be with his time and care," band Weezer wrote of its former producer, Ric Ocasek. The Cars frontman died Sunday.        ...
21:24, 09/16/2019

YouTube Music just got a crazy new feature that Spotify and Apple Music can’t copy Spotify and Apple Music are the two dominant forces in music streaming at the moment, but they are far from the only options available. One of the other big names in streaming is YouTube Music, and wh...
19:00, 07/19/2019

Amazon Music comes to select Garmin music-enabled sports watches Garmin has been expanding music support on its various sports watches and now is the first wearable company to roll out support for Amazon Music. Amazon Prime subscribers can now enjoy music on their ...
19:00, 08/21/2019

YouTube and Universal Music are teaming up to remaster 1,000 classic music videos We all love revisiting classic music videos from time to time, but it's safe to say that many older clips don't hold up quite as well as they should – largely due to being made for TV...
10:12, 06/20/2019

Garmin Forerunner 245 Music review: Powerful running watch with integrated music and extensive customization Garmin continues to roll out integrated music support to its line of GPS sports watches, along with a refined user interface and the best smartphone app of any sports watch. The Forerunner 245 Music i...
15:48, 04/30/2019

New Apple Music and YouTube Music playlists aim to keep you listening for longer As music streaming services battle it out for more market share, one of the key weapons in the fight are recommended playlists – those auto-generated lists of tracks that save you the trouble o...
14:12, 08/26/2019

Nye Apple Music og YouTube Music-playlister vil have dig til at lytte med i længere tid I kampen om lytterne på de digitale streaming-tjenester, er et af de primære våben de anbefalede spillelister – disse autogenererede lister med musik, som sparer dig besvære...
14:12, 08/26/2019

New Apple Music and YouTube Music playlists might keep you listening for longer As music streaming services battle it out for more audience share, one of the key weapons in the fight are recommended playlists – those auto-generated lists of tracks that save you the trouble...
00:12, 08/27/2019

YouTube and Universal Music Group are remastering old music videos YouTube is perhaps the single biggest public repository of music videos, but many are bit outdated, with visuals and audio designed for old TVs with single speakers, and others that could use a bit of...
23:36, 06/19/2019

Rajasthan Police Uncovers Huge Bitcoin Scam, 4 Arrested The complainants alleged they did not receive any money in return of investing in the companies and were instead asked to invest money in another company on the promise of even better returns....
15:12, 06/26/2019

NASA Investigation Uncovers Cause of Two Science Mission Launch Failures NASA Launch Services Program (LSP) investigators have determined the technical root cause for the Taurus XL launch failures of NASA’s Orbiting Carbon Observatory (OCO) and Glory missions in 2009 and 2...
03:12, 05/01/2019

Michigan cop suspended after house hunter uncovers racist memorabilia A white Michigan cop was put on leave this week after a black family touring his house with a realtor stumbled onto a trove of racist memorabilia — including an “application for citizenship̶...
14:48, 08/09/2019

Jessica Jones’ latest investigation uncovers this season’s new villain As someone who avoids watching trailers or reading too much about these Marvel Netflix shows ahead of their debuts, I was feeling smugly confident that Erik would turn out to be this season’s Big Bad....
03:00, 06/15/2019

Apple improved the 2019 MacBook Pro keyboards after all, iFixit uncovers Apple didn’t just improve the processors within its existing MacBook Pro models, but apparently the company has also improved the keyboards that these refreshed laptops offer, teardown site iFi...
01:48, 05/25/2019

Vatican hunt for Emanuela Orlandi uncovers two sets of bones Papal authorities seal off area inside Pontifical Teutonic College in search for girl missing since 1983One of Rome’s most enduring mysteries – the 1983 disappearance of 15-year-old Emanuela Orlandi, ...
17:48, 07/14/2019

Russian TV channel uncovers fraud in talent show voting Russia’s Channel One TV has annulled the results of a popular TV talent show after uncovering evidence of fraud in its most recent competition that led to a landslide win for a pop star’s daughter...
21:48, 05/16/2019

The pressure is on as Mindhunter uncovers a serial killer's dumping ground The 1970s and ‘80s are sometimes referred to as “the golden age of serial killers,” a period that produced some of the most infamous names the world has ever known: Ted Bundy. John Wayne Gacy. Son of ...
02:48, 08/20/2019

New York Uncovers $1 Billion in Sackler Family Wire Transfers In a court filing, the state attorney general’s office says that it has found new account transfers by family members who own Purdue Pharma, the maker of opioids....
23:12, 09/13/2019

YouTube recommendation algorithm audit uncovers paths to radicalization Analysis of YouTube's recommendation algoritmm found that it can lead people to discover more extreme racist content from less extreme videos.Read More...
23:00, 08/28/2019

Student Journalist Uncovers High School’s Use of Prison Labor Spencer Cliche, a high school senior in Massachusetts, conducted a monthlong investigation into his school’s use of prison labor to reupholster auditorium seats....
15:00, 06/28/2019

Mexico uncovers massive migrant smuggling ring using trucks Mexican officials say they have uncovered an industrial-scale migrant smuggling ring using tractor-trailer rigs disguised as freight deliveries for major companies...
20:12, 07/22/2019

Reelected head Gianni Infantino says FIFA scandals over Gianni Infantino has been reelected president of FIFA, after running unopposed. He said that the organization has been transformed into being "synonymous with credibility."...
15:24, 06/05/2019

Founder of K-pop label YG resigns amid drugs and sex scandals Yang Hyun-suk, founder of South Korea's YG Entertainment which manages top K-pop performers, stepped down on Friday from his duties as chief producer, in the aftermath of drug and sex scandals involvi...
15:36, 06/14/2019

New Scandals Rock Government’s Foreign Broadcasting Service The United States Agency for Global Media is facing intensified scrutiny after two new cases raised questions about journalistic and financial management....
04:12, 07/09/2019

Facebook has had numerous scandals. So why does user engagement keep growing? Despite Facebook’s numerous scandals, privacy lapses and service outages, user engagement has been on an upswing through the first half of 2019.       ...
15:48, 07/22/2019

Scandals, Rivals and U.S. Tarnish Netanyahu’s Aura of Invincibility While Israelis have learned never to count out their wily prime minister, Benjamin Netanyahu, his victory in the coming election is looking precarious....
10:48, 09/04/2019

See Jenelle Evans' Biggest Family Scandals On and Off Teen Mom Sometimes, life can get too real for reality TV's biggest stars. Earlier this week, MTV announced that they would be parting ways with Jenelle Evans. "MTV ended its relationship......
06:00, 05/09/2019

ANC keeps power in South Africa but scandals cost it votes The African National Congress retained control of South Africa's parliament but its share of the vote fell, a rebuke from voters fed up with corruption scandals and racial inequalities that remain ent...
14:36, 05/11/2019

South Africa Cabinet Excludes Several Embroiled in Scandals South Africa’s President Cyril Ramaphosaon appointed a new, leaner cabinet that no longer includes several ministers embroiled in corruption scandals but reveals the limits of his power to clean up th...
04:36, 05/30/2019

Poland's ruling party hit by scandals, poll shows Poland's ruling nationalist Law and Justice (PiS) party, hit by two high profile resignations, lost 5 percentage points in an opinion poll published on Friday ahead of October's election....
14:12, 08/23/2019

Facebook usage has collapsed since scandals, data shows Company’s own upbeat figures thrown into doubt by business analytics firm Mixpanel Facebook usage has plummeted over the last year, even as the company continues to insist that its use has stayed stab...
18:00, 06/20/2019

K-pop guru questioned by police amid gambling, sex scandals The music producer behind some of South Korea's biggest K-pop stars was questioned by police on Thursday in connection with an investigation into illegal gambling and prostitution that has rocked the ...
14:36, 08/29/2019

Money-laundering scandals spark new risk retrenchment As Europe’s financial conduct authorities get tougher, banks will be even less likely to support trade between the EU and states that are small and poor....
15:36, 09/05/2019

ABC courting 'bigger stars' for next season of 'Dancing with the Stars' The next edition of "DWTS" will feature more famous contenders than the reality TV personalities, athletes and former child stars who have competed in recent seasons....
12:24, 05/15/2019

YouTube Music gets a slick way of switching to music videos YouTube Music got a nifty new feature this week for its Premium subscribers, allowing you to switch seamlessly between audio and video playback without interrupting the flow of a song.YouTube announce...
17:36, 07/19/2019

European election results - country by country Below is a snapshot of the key results in the European Parliament elections in each European country, in alphabetical order. Click on the flags to find out what happened......
18:36, 05/27/2019

High fashion: North Macedonia uncovers drug-laced clothes SKOPJE, North Macedonia (AP) — Authorities in North Macedonia have charged three people with smuggling a suitcase packed with cocaine-laced clothes into the country from Peru. A statement from the pro...
20:48, 05/28/2019

Mexico uncovers 3,000 secret graves hiding bodies of drug war victims New data reveals nearly 5,000 bodies found across the countryDisappearances common amid extreme drug-related violenceMore than 3,000 secret graves containing victims of Mexico’s raging drug wars have ...
05:24, 08/31/2019

FBI raid uncovers buckets of body parts, 'unsettling scenes': report A former Arizona body donation center is facing multiple lawsuits after an FBI raid revealed body parts piled on top of each other, a cooler filled with penises and a head sewn onto another body, cour...
11:48, 07/26/2019

Probe Uncovers How Illicit Funds Are Still Reaching Vijay Mallya: Report The Enforcement Directorate has unearthed an alleged nexus of slush funds being transferred to fugitive liquor baron Vijay Mallya by his India-based "close associate" with the help of shell companies,...
09:00, 07/30/2019

Parkland dad uncovers how district enabled deranged student-turned-shooter After the deadly Feb. 14, 2018, mass shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas HS in Parkland, Fla., national media focused largely on a handful of student activists, leaving it to victims’ parents to unra...
14:48, 09/09/2019

Scandals and storms have left Puerto Rico drowning in debt The scandal engulfing Puerto Rico was most recently fueled by revelations in July that Gov. Richard Rosselló had exchanged sexist and homophobic messages with top aides — but the seeds of citizens’ di...
06:24, 07/23/2019

Amid sex abuse scandals, Vatican upholds confession secrecy VATICAN CITY (AP) — Amid pedophile clergy scandals, the Vatican is declaring “unacceptable” any efforts by politicians or lawmakers to make priests violate their obligation to keep secret ...
15:12, 07/01/2019

| Bayern launch cup defence amid scandals in German football Bayern Munich will launch their 2019/20 season as German Cup title holders but the season start will be overshadowed by a string of scandals rocking football in Germany....
09:36, 08/09/2019

Tennessee House speaker scandals spur ‘no confidence’ vote NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Tennessee House Republicans have cast a vote of no confidence in House Speaker Glen Casada, who remains ensnared by a spate of scandals. House GOP Majority Leader William Lambe...
01:00, 05/21/2019

Stephen Colbert debuts his new Trump feature, Sixteen Scandals For a nightly political comic like Stephen Colbert, the challenge is always going to be deciding how to approach the enormous and burgeoning shit mountain that is Donald Trump’s administration. On Fri...
13:48, 05/04/2019

After data scandals, Australia faces an election under heavy profiling Australian political parties are using voter email addresses to find matching social media profiles then combining them with the country's compulsory electoral roll data, illustrating how privacy scan...
05:00, 05/05/2019

Exclusive: Allied Progress Uncovers Stephen Moore's History of Racist Rhetoric The Federal Reserve System, founded by Congress in 1913, is the central bank of our beloved United States. In order to promote the effective operation of our economy, as well as public interest, it pe...
21:00, 05/02/2019

Exploration of ‘Lost City’ in Honduras Uncovers Trove of Rare Life Forms Trond Larsen was night-searching for rare frogs and insects in the Lost City recently discovered within Honduras’ Mosquitia Rainforest when his headlamp illuminated something surprising: a curious bla...
05:00, 06/21/2019

Proposed Bill Wants Tech Companies To Pay Out the Nose if DOJ Inquiry Uncovers Antitrust Violations U.S. Senators Amy Klobuchar and Richard Blumenthal proposed antitrust legislation Friday that, if passed, could give the Justice Department’s recently launched probe into monopoly concerns among big t...
02:00, 08/04/2019

‘Signs of Life’ Picked Out As TESS Satellite Uncovers Its First Nearby Super-Earth An international team of astronomers has characterized the first potentially habitable world outside of our solar system discovered by NASA's Transiting Exoplanet Survey Satellite (TESS) ...
12:36, 08/02/2019

South Africa to vote amid graft scandals, high unemployment A quarter-century after the end of apartheid, South Africans go to the polls Wednesday for the sixth national elections since the demise of the harsh system of racial discrimination, although the coun...
23:48, 05/07/2019

Senators introduce bill to hold U.S. Olympic sports accountable after sex scandals It will take an Act of Congress to help protect athletes and make sure sex abuse in U.S. Olympic sports never happens again.       ...
13:48, 07/30/2019

Top Navy SEAL officer tells men 'We have a problem' in wake of scandals, controversies The U.S. Navy commander in charge of all SEAL teams told his men "we have a problem" in a memo written late last month after a series of scandals rocked the Naval Special Warfare community....
09:48, 08/02/2019

Amber Portwood Arrested for Domestic Battery: See Her Many Legal Scandals Through the Years Amber Portwood is no stranger to controversy. After her rapid rise to fame on Teen Mom, the star quickly became the subject of headlines with her antics. Her run-ins with the law began in......
10:13, 07/06/2019

Medina Mora, powerful Citigroup exec who battled scandals, dies at 69 Manuel Medina Mora, one of the most influential Mexican bankers to work on Wall Street during a long career at Citigroup Inc, has died due to multiple sclerosis, the bank's Mexican unit Citibanamex sa...
00:00, 08/08/2019

Why is Nigel Farage immune to scandals that would destroy his rivals? | Jonathan Freedland The Brexit party is likely to win tomorrow’s European elections. Its victory will prove only that utter shamelessness worksLet’s say the pollsters have got it wrong. After all, their record is hardly ...
15:12, 05/22/2019

As a WWII vet battles dementia, his family's research uncovers lost stories from his life Carl Thompson, 95, hasn't told a wartime story in years. Newspaper clippings and military records are revealing lost parts of his life to loved ones.        ...
02:36, 05/26/2019

'View' co-host touts John Dean's 'parallels' between Trump and Nixon scandals: 'Exactly the same' The House Judiciary Committee was right to hear testimony from John Dean, who served as White House counsel under former President Richard Nixon, as the Watergate scandal bore many similarities to the...
21:48, 06/11/2019

James Charles and Tati Westbrook Aren't Alone: 15 More Scandals That Rocked the YouTube World James Charles is reaching out to Tati Westbrook after she publicly slammed him in a video that has divided the YouTube community. On Friday evening, the 19-year-old internet personality......
08:24, 05/11/2019

Health and education start-ups say recruiting has gotten easier in wake of Facebook, Google scandals Traditionally, it's been a huge challenge for health-tech and ed-tech companies to recruit tech talent from Facebook, Google and the other big tech companies....
18:24, 04/28/2019

Watergate figure John Dean sees 'parallels' between Nixon, Trump scandals John Dean told Congress that he sees "remarkable parallels" between former President Richard Nixon's actions during Watergate and those of President Donald Trump according to the Mueller report....
01:48, 06/11/2019

From Feuding Family to Staffing Scandals: Everything Prince Harry and Meghan Markle Have Endured in Their First Year of Marriage It's hard to believe, but it's finally time to celebrate the one-year anniversary of Prince Harry and his blushing bride, Meghan Markle. And whether it feels to you like......
16:12, 05/18/2019

Blues 4, Stars 1 | Series is tied, 3-3: N.H.L. Playoffs: Blues Knock Out Stars Goalie and Force Game 7 Jaden Schwartz and Sammy Blais scored 33 seconds apart in the third period for St. Louis after Ben Bishop was stunned on a high shot. The goalie left the game after Blais’s goal....
05:12, 05/06/2019

Dancing With The Stars host sounds pretty pissed about Sean Spicer dancing with the stars Nostalgia is a funny thing. Because it tends to work only in relative values—i.e., “then” was better than “now,” so “then” must automatically be good—it can do a lot of work to shave the more craptast...
14:12, 08/22/2019

'His music was a gift to us all': Music industry mourns The Cars frontman Ric Ocasek "He was always as generous as could be with his time and care," band Weezer wrote of its former producer, Ric Ocasek. The Cars frontman died Sunday.        ...
17:48, 09/16/2019

Kelly Brook's renovation on hold: radio host applies to build bat boxes after survey uncovers colony in cottage roof Kelly Brook and her boyfriend Jeremy Parisi need to find ways to house the protected bats in their roof space, before their home renovation can go ahead....
16:24, 09/04/2019

The Surprising Origins of ‘Medicare for All’ When Medicare was created in 1965, few Americans were talking about universal health care. Even fewer realized that the bureaucrats behind the program hoped that it would eventually become that. With ...
22:36, 05/30/2019

The five: surprising talents of the Neanderthals Embracing the arts as well as sports, they were masters of many different and complex disciplinesLast week, researchers from Washington University announced they had investigated the ear remains of 23...
21:12, 08/19/2019

HTC launches two new phones, surprising everyone Most people thought that HTC had silently departed the smartphone game, beyond its attempts to launch a blockchain phone in the HTC Exodus, but it seems most people were wrong, as the company has just...
21:00, 06/11/2019

Gut bacteria: The surprising impact of viruses The role of gut bacteria in health and disease is complex. A new study examines the impact of bacteriophages, which are viruses that attack bacteria....
18:48, 06/14/2019

8 of Burger King's most surprising whoppers Burger King's Whopper is one of the chain's most iconic menu items. Over the years, a number of unusual Whoppers have popped up on Burger King's menu. From the bright red buns of the "Angriest Whopp...
00:37, 08/19/2019

The Surprising Ways Art Has Advanced Astronomy In January 2004, NASA announced it was canceling a mission to service the Hubble Space Telescope. In light of dangers associated with the Columbia tragedy the previous year, it was considered too risk...
22:12, 06/04/2019

Apple Music vs Spotify: the music streaming titans go head-to-head The music world has always been about rivalries. There's  Taylor Swift vs. Kanye, Tupac vs. Biggie, Eminem vs... everyone? Now, you can add a new rivalry to the mix: Spotify vs Apple Music.&...
23:48, 06/05/2019

Five surprising new markets enter 2019's top 10 ZIP codes Affordability is driving more homebuyers away from big cities and toward smaller, unexpected markets. The suburbs of San Francisco and New York City used to be the most attractive, but now names like ...
20:00, 08/06/2019

10 surprising places to find the Statue of Liberty You don't have to travel to New York to see Lady Liberty. Even before the statue's dedication in 1886, replicas began to appear.        ...
16:12, 05/17/2019

7 of the 8 Spelling Bee winners are Indian Americans. Here's why that's not surprising This year, 562 spellers competed in the Scripps National Spelling Bee, and after a grueling 20 rounds, the eight left at the end were named co-champions....
19:36, 06/01/2019

USWNT in surprising World Cup battle with Spain The United States and Spain are locked at one goal apiece at halftime of their first game in the World Cup knockout stage. Tobin Heath drew a hard foul that sent Megan Rapinoe for a penalty shot at th...
23:24, 06/24/2019

Opinion: What's the most surprising number at the World Cup? Seven. Europe has seven teams in the World Cup quarterfinals, its most in tournament history. And Spain, eliminated by the USWNT, put the world on notice.       ...
21:24, 06/26/2019

The surprising thing millennials would do if they could go back to college All work and no play seems like a boring college experience, but that’s exactly how many grads would have done things. Buzz60’s Sean Dowling has more.        ...
18:24, 08/08/2019

China Exports Stage Surprising Turnaround Chinese exports rebounded in July thanks to increased shipments to Europe and Southeast Asia, but economists expect the turnaround to be short-lived as Beijing and Washington escalate their trade batt...
10:24, 08/08/2019

Soldier walks in the door at the most surprising time From a proposal to birth announcement, Army husband Zach loves to keep the camera rolling during his romantic surprises. We have all the heart melting moments and the last one just about did us in. &...
23:01, 08/28/2019

Airplane Contrails Have Surprising Effect on the Atmosphere The climate impact of flying isn’t just about carbon emissions. The contrails that airplanes create also influence the temperature of our atmosphere—and a new study finds that impact is set to grow in...
19:24, 06/27/2019

The surprising story behind the Apple Watch's ECG ability Welcome to Hitting the Books. With less than one in five Americans reading just for fun these days, we've done the hard work for you by scouring the internet for the most interesting, thought pro...
19:12, 07/06/2019

The Surprising Origins of Absurd Gaming Hardware In recent years there’s been a schism in gaming hardware design, and you can see it in two distinct approaches to gaming laptops. On the one hand, you have Razer, which is building super thin, sleek l...
20:12, 05/09/2019

How long can baseball's surprising statistical leaders keep it up? Tyler Glasnow has a 1.75 ERA? Tim Anderson is the AL's top hitter? How are these guys among the league leaders -- and will they still be in September?...
13:36, 05/02/2019

The surprising future of driving: cars that spy on your every move All cars could soon be equipped with driving-assistance technology that closely monitors our driving. It could save thousands of lives – if we use it properly...
16:00, 09/04/2019

Where surprising Packers cut Mike Daniels could land next After defensive lineman Mike Daniels was surprisingly released by the Green Bay Packers, he’s not lacking potential landing spots. According to NFL Network’s Mike Garafolo, the Cleveland B...
21:00, 07/25/2019

Raid of body-donation company uncovers horror scene with buckets of body parts, heads swapped onto other bodies When a person or their family decides that, after death, their body will be donated to science, they likely don’t imagine having their earthly remains being treated like old meat in a butcher sh...
21:12, 07/26/2019

Saved by the Bell - The Surprising History of Safety Coffins Modern medicine is full of wonders and lifesaving, revolutionary methods - many of which are taken for granted.  ...
01:48, 07/19/2019

Surprising Zheng advances to Silicon Valley final "China\u0027s Zheng Saisai moved into the final of the Silicon Valley Classic with another upset win in California on Saturday to keep alive her dream of a maiden WTA title."...
15:12, 08/04/2019

Lenovo shares a surprising 33 second video about the Motorola RAZR Forget the Samsung Galaxy Fold, many U.S. consumers have just one foldable device on their mind and that is the yet to be announced Motorola RAZR (2019). That's due to the nostalgia factor. The origin...
21:48, 05/17/2019

Surprising Sweden ousts Germany at the Women’s World Cup RENNES, France (AP) — Stina Blackstenius scored the go-ahead goal just minutes into the second half and Sweden surprised Germany with a 2-1 quarterfinal victory Saturday night at the Women’s Wor...
21:12, 06/29/2019

Why Afghans Welcome Donald Trump's Surprising Tweets On Taliban Afghan officials, analysts and citizens on Sunday cautiously welcomed President Donald Trump's announcement that he was calling off the troubled U.S.-Taliban peace talks aimed at ending the 18-year......
08:24, 09/09/2019

DNA Data Shared in Ways Patients May Find Surprising Deals between drugmakers and hospital systems to mine the genetic profiles of hospital patients are triggering concerns over the control of valuable genetic data....
00:24, 08/13/2019

It's National Tequila Day (we swear). Here are a few surprising things you didn't know about it It's National Tequila Day -- yes, it's a thing, and no, we're not questioning it. In honor of the holiday, here are five things you might not have known about tequila....
01:12, 07/25/2019

David Quinn has a surprising winger on the Rangers’ top line No beating around the bush: One day before the first full-team practice at training camp, Rangers coach David Quinn announced who will be on his top line. On Friday, Quinn said 24-year-old Pavel Buchn...
04:00, 09/14/2019

The Surprising Academic Impact of Reducing School-Bus Emissions Here is a relatively inexpensive way to improve academic performance at primary and secondary schools: Reduce school-bus emissions.It can help increase standardized test scores, according to one study...
12:24, 05/22/2019

Surprising and Delicious Foods You Can Make in a Rice Cooker For the past few years, the Instant Pot has been the sweetheart of the one-pot cooking world. But before it was the hot item on everyone’s registries, there was the rice cooker. But don’t let the name...
21:36, 06/14/2019

Gal Gadot Gets Surprising Makeover in New Wonder Woman 1984 Poster Cue the Wonder Woman theme song! On Wednesday, director Patty Jenkins unveiled Gal Gadot's new superhero armor, and it's unlike anything we've ever seen her wear on the big......
01:00, 06/06/2019

Molly Ringwald's Surprising Career Path: Novel Translator She’s still acting—see her on soapy hit Riverdale—but the former teen icon has another skill up her sleeve: French translator. She talks about her first novel translation, hitting shelves this week....
16:36, 05/02/2019

Neanderthals spent a surprising amount of time underwater Neanderthals’ bony ear growths – similar to “surfer’s ear” in modern water-loving humans – suggest they spent lots of time foraging in aquatic environments...
23:00, 08/14/2019

Scandals of the Recent Past: the John Edwards Affair Affair When he began his second campaign for president in 2008, John Edwards was considered a rising star in the Democratic Party. His relatively populist rhetoric would also foreshadow America’s political t...
23:48, 08/13/2019

From Jed Wyatt's Love Letter to the Bachelor in Paradise Shut Down: Relive the Biggest Scandals in Bachelor Nation History The final rose goes to... these scandals! From the shocking Bachelor in Paradise shut down to Nick Viall's one night stand to Chris Soules' hit-and-run charge, these moments in......
23:12, 06/20/2019

Japan Posts Surprising Growth, but Economic Threats Loom The annualized rate of 1.8 percent was down from the previous quarter but still higher than expected. Trade wars, uncertain global prospects and a new consumption tax remain on the horizon....
06:00, 08/09/2019

Racist accusation connects to Texans surprising GM firing: lawyer Jeff Pope, the one-time Texans’ security coordinator, alleged discrimination against the franchise, filing a complaint with the Equal Opportunity Employment Commission, according to the Houston Chroni...
21:12, 06/13/2019

Trump sends surprising tweet, says NASA 'should not be talking about going to the Moon' NASA should NOT be talking about going to the Moon - We did that 50 years ago. They should be focused on the much bigger things we are doing, including Mars (of which the Moon is a part), Defense and ...
20:36, 06/07/2019

Is Simon Cowell's surprising new face a vision of our deepfake future? In the future, we might all embark on a side-slide not into younger, prettier people, but whole new personaeThe human face, that subsection of appendages living just south of our eyebrows, has rarely ...
20:12, 08/24/2019

The Surprising and Special Meanings Behind All of the Royal Family Members' Names A royal by any other name would appear as non-traditional. Prince Harry and Meghan Markle introduced the world to the newest member of the royal family on Wednesday, after welcoming baby......
02:24, 05/13/2019

The surprising issue that could decide Israel's 'do-over' election between Netanyahu and Gantz The race between Netanyahu and Gantz to lead Israel seems to be all about defense and security. But there's another factor that could decide the election, writes Jake Novak....
00:01, 09/18/2019

MLB Awards Watch: Historic MVP chase, surprising Cys and a new rookie phenom Christian Yelich and Cody Bellinger are still neck and neck, the Cy Young races are wide open and Houston's Yordan Alvarez is making a big push for some hardware....
18:24, 08/08/2019

I took a 45-minute Peloton spin class every day and saw surprising results after 2 weeks Peloton, the stationary bike company that's recently exploded in popularity, filed to go public today. Data from last year suggests the company has surpassed the spin giant SoulCycle in customers. Th...
23:24, 06/05/2019

Bottas's German GP qualifying hindered by "surprising" brake issue Valtteri Bottas says a "surprising" brake issue hampered him in Formula 1 German Grand Prix qualifying, where he finished third behind Lewis Hamilton and Max Verstappen...
03:00, 07/28/2019

Motorola has kept quiet about the Moto Z4's surprising support for a Microsoft accessory Officially set to be launched on Verizon tomorrow, the Motorola Moto Z4 might be known for the continued support it brings for Motorola's modular Moto Mod accessories, especially the 5G Moto Mod. Atta...
22:24, 06/12/2019

Alaskan permafrost warming experiment produces surprising results Enlarge / The study took place near Denali National Park, pictured here. (credit: faungg's photos / flickr) Emissions from burning fossil fuels, cutting down forests, and agricultural practices aren...
01:12, 07/04/2019

Hollywood, you are so on: Marianne Williamson's most surprising celebrity connections What do Elizabeth Taylor, Kim Kardashian and Oprah have in common? They've all crossed paths with spiritual presidential hopeful Marianne Williamson.        ...
15:00, 09/10/2019

Diablo 4: Shocking Statistic From Blizzard, And Surprising Rumour About New Sequel Ex-Blizzard boss Mike Morhaime has been discussing the studio's portfolio of cancelled games, and it leads to some interesting questions about Diablo 4....
17:36, 07/07/2019

PGA Championship: Phil Mickelson’s surprising love affair with New York Phil Mickelson had played in two major championships in the New York Metropolitan area before he arrived to Bethpage Black for the 2002 U.S. Open. He’d competed in the 1995 U.S. Open at Shinnecock and...
20:36, 05/15/2019

Jets fined Jachai Polite more than $100k before surprising release The Jets’ surprising cut of third-round pick Jachai Polite on Saturday was not just based on his on-field struggles. A source confirmed that Polite was fined more than $100,000 by the team during his ...
21:24, 09/01/2019

Disenchantment Season 2 Fixes the Debut's Mistakes, but Adds a Surprising New One Netflix’s Disenchantment started out as a curiosity. Much of it felt like standard Matt Groening fare, akin to The Simpsons or Futurama. But it ended on such a promising note, it made me eager to see...
17:24, 09/16/2019

The surprising reason 492 out of 500 people at one company chose iPhone over Android There are so many exciting new Android smartphones coming in 2019. In fact, several of the best ones have already been released. After two years with the same design, Samsung completely overhauled the...
16:24, 05/31/2019

Huge iPhone 11 leak reveals surprising new details no one expected In all likelihood, we’re now less than one month away from Apple’s big press conference at which it will finally unveil the iPhone 11 series. Now believed to be named the iPhone 11, iPhone...
14:37, 08/15/2019

Germany's surprising pick for the 2020 Oscars: 'System Crasher' A courageous decision for a courageous film: Nora Fingscheidt's debut film "System Crasher" has been selected to represent Germany at the 2020 Academy Awards. Here's why it's an unusual choice....
20:12, 08/22/2019

Opinion: Berlin Balkan conference — a surprising breakthrough in the cards? Chancellor Angela Merkel and French President Emmanuel Macron want to mediate in the Western Balkans. Their efforts could be of benefit to the region and Europe, says guest policy expert Christian Sch...
15:12, 05/01/2019

Domingo German, the Yankees’ Surprising Ace, Has an Ideally Flawed Mentor As he floundered last season, German sought out a stranger from his hometown in the Dominican Republic who knew all too well what it meant to stumble in the majors....
16:36, 07/17/2019

An influx of jewelry and bedding startups are selling candles now — here's why it's actually not a surprising move Insider Picks writes about products and services to help you navigate when shopping online. Insider Inc. receives a commission from our affiliate partners when you buy through our links, but our repor...
23:36, 05/15/2019

Research reveals surprising relationship between climate change and fertility rate Climate change will shape every aspect of human life – often in complex ways. Take the question of deciding how many children to have, for example. A new analysis suggests that climate change could in...
18:00, 05/21/2019

‘Stranger Things’ found to be Netflix’s second most popular show – and #1 is pretty surprising Stranger Things debuted on Netflix three years ago this week, and unless you’ve been living under a rock you’re probably aware that it’s exploded in popularity in a big way since the...
16:00, 07/16/2019

Mystery radio waves from space tracked to a surprising home galaxy For the second time, astronomers have tracked a strange blast of radio waves from space to its host galaxy – and it is strangely different from the first one...
23:12, 06/27/2019

Microsoft Confirms Your Cortana and Skype Recordings Aren't Private Either, Surprising No One At this point, if you don’t want strangers to listen to recordings from your devices, it’s looking like you may just have to go off the grid. On Thursday, Microsoft became the latest tech giant to adm...
07:24, 08/16/2019

Surprising ways the changing Earth shaped human evolution and society From the development of our remarkable brains to the geographic divides in the way we vote, our shape-shifting planet has guided the path of humanity...
18:36, 04/28/2019

Does Kylie Jenner Miss Jordyn Woods? Hear Her Surprising Answer Khloe Kardashian and Kylie Jenner keep moving on up. During Keeping Up With the Kardashians' most recent finale, audiences watched the sisters, reality stars and respectively......
17:48, 07/14/2019

From sorbet to tofu steaks: 12 chefs on surprising and delicious ways to use your freezer If you use your icebox purely for items from the frozen aisle you are missing a trick. Chefs and food writers on their favourite, most innovative ideasFor many of us, the freezer is for storing things...
19:24, 08/21/2019

15 Surprising Facts About Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen's New York Minute Well, 15 years went by in a new york minute. While Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen were walking the red carpet a the 2019 Met Gala on Monday night, 15 years ago, they were celebrating the......
13:24, 05/07/2019

Many Marijuana Users Turn to the Drug for a Surprising Reason: Workout Fuel Most Americans don’t get anywhere near enough exercise — for all kinds of reasons. Some researchers have wondered whether a rise in the use of marijuana is one of them. “The stereoty...
01:36, 05/08/2019

Jets draft flop Jachai Polite gets surprising Seahawks review So far, Jachai Polite isn’t giving the Seahawks the same fits that led to the Jets cutting him just months into his professional career. “He’s been quiet. He’s been focused. I’ve got no problems. He’s...
08:00, 09/05/2019

Walker Lockett is Mets’ surprising answer for Noah Syndergaard injury ATLANTA — The Mets will bring in new blood in trying to fill Noah Syndergaard’s vacancy in the rotation. To that end, the team plans to call up right-hander Walker Lockett from Triple-A Syracuse to st...
17:48, 06/19/2019

Japan Posts Surprising Growth, but Global Uncertainty and Tax Bump Loom Japan is showing that a nasty trade conflict between its two biggest trading partners needn’t mean economic deterioration, after its economy posted another strong quarter backed by healthy domestic sp...
21:36, 08/09/2019

It’s not just paychecks: The surprising society-wide benefits of raising the minimum wage With its effect on employment all but settled, researchers are looking at crime, mental health and even worker productivity to better understand the effects of a higher minimum wage....
22:12, 07/08/2019

Japan Posts Surprising Growth but Global Uncertainty and Tax Bump Loom The Japanese economy grew at a faster pace than expected in the April-June quarter led by solid domestic demand, but a tax increase and global uncertainty could dim the outlook....
09:12, 08/09/2019

Weekend Box Office: John Wick 3 ends Endgame in a surprising victory Admittedly, we were far more prepared to declare Avengers: Endgame’s dethroning at the hands of a certain king of the monsters, who stomps into theaters next weekend. Our assumptions, however, are ind...
18:36, 05/20/2019

Islanders ink surprising draft pick Simon Holmstrom to three-year deal The New York Islanders’ surprising first-round pick is officially under contract. The team announced on Monday that Simon Holmstrom has agreed to a three-year, entry-level deal. Holmstrom was se...
19:24, 07/15/2019

The Surprising History Behind the Royal Family's Official and Unofficial Rules and Protocol Prince Harry and Meghan Markle have always done it their way. The new parents officially introduced their first child to the world, with the Duke and Duchess of Sussex presenting son......
22:24, 05/08/2019

6 surprising ways robots (and their anuses) are helping people live and work How many times in the past week do you think your life was affected by a robot? Unless you have a robot vacuum cleaner, you might say that robots had no real impact on your life. But you’re wrong. Let...
19:24, 05/14/2019

Tiger Woods burns John Daly with surprising cart complaint The piling on John Daly continued, and this time from one of the strongest voices in golf. Tiger Woods made it be known how he feels about Daly taking a cart for this week’s PGA Championship at Bethpa...
19:00, 05/14/2019

There are surprising signs that Trump's maximum pressure on Iran could lead to talks To get there, however, Trump will have to navigate the greatest perils in U.S.-Iranian relations in recent memory – something he has done so far with a military restraint that has confounded his criti...
23:24, 07/27/2019

14 Years Ago, Matador Painted a Surprising Serial Killer Story in a Rainbow of Color Whether it’s superheroes, historical fiction, or survival horror, you can tell any kind of story in comics. More importantly, because comics require freezing specific instances in time, creators can p...
10:36, 08/15/2019

Chris Harrison's Thoughts on Tyler Cameron and Gigi Hadid's Romance Are Actually Surprising How does Chris Harrison really feel about Tyler Cameron rebounding so quickly with Gigi Hadid? His perspective may shock you, especially if you think Tyler moved on a bit too fast after his Hannah......
16:24, 08/06/2019

Morgan Stanley's rich clients withdrew a surprising amount from accounts to pay their taxes Wealthy clients liquidate some investments every year to cover their tax bill, so presumably this was higher than what Morgan Stanley has seen previously....
21:48, 07/18/2019

Miley Cyrus and Kaitlynn Carter sent Brody Jenner a surprising birthday gift Miley Cyrus and Kaitlynn Carter sure know how to get a birthday present, sending Brody Jenner a surprising present for his 36th.        ...
05:00, 08/23/2019

The last time the Supreme Court was invited to overturn Roe v. Wade, a surprising majority was unwilling The 1992 ruling in Planned Parenthood of Southeastern Pennsylvania v. Casey sets the standard by which today’s restrictive abortion laws will be judged....
07:48, 05/30/2019

Take-Two sees a surprising lift from GTA Online, reporting $540.4 million in revenues in June quarter Take-Two Interactive Software reported revenues today that beat analyst expectations for the first-fiscal quarter ended June 30. This means that revenues were surprisingly strong at a time when the vi...
00:24, 08/06/2019

Jennifer Garner told grads to insist on one surprising goal, above money, fame, marriage Jennifer Garner told grads at her alma mater that if they view life as a host of goals, they'll miss the present; all they really need is one goal.        ...
22:48, 05/21/2019

GWAR settles feud with Empire Records' Ethan Embry in surprising, tentative show of mercy Late last month, we reported on a long-simmering feud between extraterrestrial rock stars GWAR and Ethan Embry, who sought revenge for the band’s World Maggot eating his character Mark during a psyche...
17:24, 06/21/2019

Surprising No One, Georgetown Study Confirms Previous Findings on Adultification Bias—By Listening to Black Women and Girls In 2017, the Georgetown Law Center on Poverty and Inequality’s Initiative on Gender Justice and Opportunity released Girlhood Interrupted: The Erasure of Black Girls’ Childhood (pdf), providing concr...
18:36, 05/16/2019

Surprising Secrets of Friends' Final Season Revealed: Lots of Tears, Personal Drama and the One Storyline the Cast Hated Fifteen years later and we've never gone on a break with this TV show. Friends wrapped its historic 10-year run on NBC on May 6, 2004, proving to be the final outing of TV's most......
19:12, 05/10/2019

Constant Crying, a Coffee Addiction and a Paris Hilton Love Triangle: 33 Surprising Facts About Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen It's June 13 and most millennial women know what that means: It's the Olsen twins' birthday. Any true fan of the super-famous and super-private sisters doesn't need the......
12:36, 06/13/2019

Royal Baby Archie May Not Have a Royal Title, After All. Here’s Why That’s Not Surprising Archie Harrison Mountbatten-Windsor, born Monday, May 6, is entitled to be the Earl of Dumbarton. But when Prince Harry, Duke of Sussex and Meghan, Duchess of Sussex finally announced the royal baby&#...
10:48, 05/09/2019

What Netflix's 'Wine Country' gets right about visiting wine country To be clear, this isn’t a movie about wine. It’s a movie about friendship and the joys and challenges of midlife.        ...
21:00, 05/31/2019

Lakers' Jeanie Buss backs Rob Pelinka, calls Magic Johnson's resignation 'surprising' Los Angeles Lakers owner Jeanie Buss says she was caught off guard by Magic Johnson's abrupt resignation from the team in April.       ...
16:12, 06/25/2019

Woodstock co-founder on failed 50th: 'It's not been surprising that we weren't able to pull this off' After Woodstock organizers called off the 50th anniversary concerts, co-founder Michael Lang summed up the drama: “It’s been a really bizarre trip.”       &...
19:12, 08/05/2019

Spoilers! Tom Hanks explains that surprising 'Toy Story 4' ending: 'It's pretty profound' After four "Toy Story" films with Woody, Buzz and the gang, Tom Hanks explains a major life decision made in the Pixar movie's finale. (Spoilers!)        ...
23:00, 06/22/2019

Facebook Is Rebranding Instagram As ‘Instagram From Facebook’ in a Surprising and Controversial Move Facebook plans to attach its name to Instagram and WhatsApp, branding them “Instagram from Facebook” and “WhatsApp from Facebook.” The move is controversial because both of the...
16:12, 08/03/2019

How to Buy a Country President Trump has indicated interest in purchasing Greenland—and although Greenland’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs stated via Twitter that they were “open for business, not for sale,” it’s worth aski...
20:24, 08/16/2019

What would life be like in a zero-carbon country? Drastic restrictions on almost every aspect of people's lives, from the cars they drive, the way they heat their homes, to the fridges they buy -- even the food stored in them. That is the reality of ...
14:12, 06/16/2019

These are the best small towns in the country See which small towns took home top honors across six categories in the 2019 10Best Readers' Choice contest.        ...
16:24, 05/20/2019

The Indigenous Man Who Declared His Own Country Excluded from Australia’s Constitution, Murrumu of Walubara, an Aboriginal man, renounced his citizenship and formed a sovereign nation in the northern reaches of the continent....
16:00, 09/13/2019

Why PM Wants BJP Workers Across Country To Look At Tripura Prime Minister Narendra Modi today credited the BJP's winning streak in elections in Tripura to "the power of development politics", and asked party workers in other states to learn from the......
10:36, 08/02/2019

Why this is the world's most unequal country More than two decades have passed since South Africa overhauled a racist regime designed to keep the country's black population under the thumb of an elite white minority....
10:48, 05/08/2019

When Your Country Is On Fire, There's Always Softball When he lived in Venezuela, Freddy de Freitas played baseball every day of the week, except for the occasional Monday. He played and baked under the Caracas sun on weekends, and on weekdays after work...
21:36, 06/06/2019

The best country to be a woman? It's not the US A gender equality study released by Equal Measures 2030 assessed gender pay gaps, women's rights, gender-based violence, representation, and more.       ...
19:24, 07/10/2019

The best small towns in the country Some of America's most underrated travel destinations are its small towns. 10Best asked readers to vote for their favorites, and the results are in.       ...
19:36, 06/13/2019

Are these two the next stars of the PGA Tour? These two golfers from Oklahoma State, Viktor Hovland and Matthew Wolff, could be the next stars of the PGA.        ...
02:12, 06/24/2019

Why Stars Won’t Come to the Knicks After winning just 17 games this season, the team targeted Kevin Durant and Kyrie Irving in free agency. They signed with the Nets. This was part of a pattern....
15:12, 07/05/2019

See Stars Age Themselves Thanks to This New Filter Ever wonder how you'll age? This app just took the guess work out of it--and Hollywood is joining in the fun. While Hollywood is usually airbrushing out wrinkles, the stars have......
16:24, 07/17/2019

The best music of 2019 so far Just six months into a great year in music, we’ve seen strange, galactic records from R&B innovators Solange and Flying Lotus. In the crowded field of hip-hop, emerging talents like Denzel Curry, ...
20:48, 06/22/2019

How to Find New Music You'll Actually Like Some people can dig up great music like magic, or have friends inside the industry who keep them updated. Others are perfectly content with their weekly Spotify Discover playlist. But if you need more...
20:24, 08/16/2019

ICE Deported Him to a Country He’d Never Seen. He Died 2 Months Later. Jimmy Aldaoud died in a Baghdad apartment on Tuesday after vomiting blood and begging to return to the United States. He had lived in the Detroit area from infancy until he was deported in June....
01:12, 08/09/2019

Honoring veterans on Memorial Day across the country Memorial Day is a holiday honoring American soldiers who made the ultimate sacrifice for their country.        ...
22:24, 05/24/2019

Country House (65-1) wins Derby via DQ Country House, a long shot at 65-1, won the 145th running of the Kentucky Derby after a rider's objection led to the disqualification of Maximum Security, who crossed the line first at Churchill Downs...
05:36, 05/05/2019

Iranian president says country isn’t seeking war A day after the US announced the deployment of an additional 1,000 troops to the Middle East, Iranian President Hassan Rouhani said Tuesday that the Islamic Republic is not seeking to wage war against...
16:24, 06/18/2019

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

Man gets first haircut in 15 years so he can serve his country He was ready to serve in his heart — but first, he needed to get his head straight. Reynaldo Arroyo, 23, just got his first haircut in 15 years. The Riverside, Calif., native’s lengthy locks wer...
18:24, 08/19/2019

Canada took in more refugees than any other country in 2018, UN says Canada resettled 28,100 refugees last year, overtaking the US for the first time since the 1980 Refugee Act, UN report foundCanada took in more refugees than any other country in the world in 2018, ac...
02:48, 06/20/2019

The Latest: Iran FM warns US against war with his country The Latest on tensions between Iran and the U.S. and developments in the Persian Gulf region (all times local): 1:45 p.m. Iran's foreign minister is warning amid tensions between Washington and Tehran...
14:12, 06/10/2019

Why this country is building hundreds of airports When China's air industry hits the news, stories are typically centered on passengers going rogue, punching each other, trying to wrestle open emergency doors mid-takeoff or dangerously tossing coins ...
06:24, 05/29/2019

Disney+ is available free of charge right now, but only in one country Disney’s streaming subscription won’t be available for another two months, with November 12th marking the official launch of the Disney+ platform. However, if you happen to be in the Nethe...
23:00, 09/12/2019

Sudan: Deportations to an embattled country After the military council used brutal force against civilian protesters, the situation in Sudan has continued to escalate. Now German politicians are debating if rejected asylum seekers can still be ...
14:12, 06/17/2019

A Light Safari in Wine Country Public light spectacles by artists like Bruce Munro herald a movement that infuses culture in valleys of viticulture (and blazes new trails in cities, too)....
21:12, 09/15/2019

Country Mile special project USA TODAY Network spotlights country music history, its current landscape and where it is going in our special project, Country Mile.        ...
15:01, 08/27/2019

De Blasio to Fix the Country Like He Fixed the Subway New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio is set to announce his 2020 campaign for president on Thursday, ending months of speculation, multiple news outlets reported late Wednesday afternoon....
03:12, 05/16/2019

"You Can't Talk That Way About Our Country": Trump To Congresswomen President Donald Trump broadly declared Friday that no one should criticize the United States while he is president, part of a renewed attack on four minority congresswomen whom he has targeted as......
06:24, 07/20/2019

Polling in India is over, but the country is more divided than ever The wait has begun. Polling in India's marathon elections concluded at the weekend, with the results due on May 23. Private polling commissioned by Indian media outlets points to a second term for the...
12:00, 05/20/2019

Country diary: this ancient yew should live for ever Church Preen, Shropshire: The tree in the graveyard has been rejuvenating itself for centuries. But the law needs to do more to protect such living monumentsEvening sunlight reaches through the dark b...
15:00, 07/27/2019

Cummings: AOC’s ‘Squad’ do ‘love their country’ ​Rep. Elijah Cummings defend​ed​ the four freshmen Democrats that President Trump has called on to “go back” to their original countries, saying their allegiance is to the Constitution and...
21:36, 07/21/2019

Canada becomes first G7 country to ban shark fin imports Measure which also bans sale of fins awaits royal assentShark fin soup has long been seen as a delicacy in AsiaIt was on a family visit to Hong Kong that Kristyn Wong-Tam noticed her uncle – a well-re...
10:36, 06/21/2019

Canada says it will not help 'Jihadi Jack' come to the country Canadian Public Safety Minister Ralph Goodale said on Tuesday the government would not help Jack Letts - dubbed "Jihadi Jack" by the media - come to Canada from the Kurdish prison where he is being he...
02:36, 08/21/2019

‘Tariffs for a Country Are Very Powerful,’ Trump Says President Trump praised the effects of tariffs, on the same day United States and Chinese officials were scheduled to meet to negotiate a trade deal....
00:48, 05/10/2019

Sudan: what future for the country’s Islamists? Islamist parties that supported the Bashir regime are now facing challengesAs members of Sudan’s Islamist Popular Congress party arrived for a meeting in Khartoum one Saturday afternoon, they were gre...
13:48, 05/02/2019

Mom gets apology from Sun Country Airlines after she had to pay $75 to sit with her toddler Sun Country Airlines apologized to a mother who claims the airline wouldn't let her sit next to her toddler unless she paid extra money.       ...
17:36, 07/11/2019

Britain to become first G7 country with net zero emissions target Britain will toughen its climate targets and commit to reaching net zero greenhouse gas emissions by 2050, the government said late on Tuesday, becoming the first G7 nation to set such a goal....
02:00, 06/12/2019

Even a King Can't Rename a Country Without Some Complications Swaziland became Eswatini last year, but sign makers haven’t caught up, it takes time to use up old stationery and the seating arrangement at the U.N. had to be reordered; plus, a question on the corr...
23:24, 05/27/2019

Know the risks: Travel advisories by country The U.S. Department of State issues travel advisories intended to help travelers understand the risks involved in visiting certain countries.       ...
00:24, 07/18/2019

Mexican president says country is not in recession Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador said on Monday the country was not in recession and that the economy was performing increasingly well, rejecting concerns that it may have contracted for ...
17:00, 07/29/2019

UK MP on Libra: Facebook’s almost trying to turn itself into its own country Facebook‘s ‘cryptocurrency‘ Libra is ruffling feathers among UK politicians amid concerns that the technology giant’s entry into the world of finance would give it too much power. Similarly to their U...
16:48, 07/22/2019

I was one of the smartest women in the country — then a stroke hit Debra Meyerson was on her way to a vacation in Lake Tahoe eight-and-a-half years ago when she felt a tingling in her right leg. The Stanford University professor chalked it up to sitting in a car for ...
05:36, 05/16/2019

'The Dead Don't Die' stars on the environment Flesh-eating zombies terrorize a small town in Jim Jarmusch's "The Dead Don't Die", a comedy horror in which polar fracking sets off strange reactions and raises the dead....
15:24, 06/14/2019

NYC’s new exclusive gym is catered to the stars Fifteen-foot Himalayan pink-salt walls, infrared saunas, doggie daycare — when it comes to his massive new Flatiron District gym, celebrity fitness mogul Alex Reznik is leaving no kettlebell unturned....
15:24, 06/05/2019

See All the Stars at Comic-Con 2019 You never know who you'll see at Comic-Con! With 2019 Comic-Con officially underway this week, the stars have begun to align in San Diego in honor of the annual convention. And with......
10:12, 07/19/2019

Are these two golfers the next stars of the PGA Tour? These two golfers from Oklahoma State, Viktor Hovland and Matthew Wolff, could be the next stars of the PGA.        ...
22:12, 06/21/2019

N.B.A. Stars Get Into the Hollywood Game Los Angeles is suddenly crawling with basketball royalty like Kobe Bryant, LeBron James and Kevin Durant, who are developing TV shows, streaming offerings and movies....
18:00, 05/20/2019

Music Superstars Are the New One Percenters Huge stars like Beyoncé and Taylor Swift are dominating the concert-tour business like never before, as music’s top 1% takes home an increasingly large share of the pie....
16:00, 05/04/2019

Dolby wants you to experience music in a new way Dolby's high-end audio is popular with movies and TV shows. The company looks to bring it to streaming and re-imagine classic and new recordings.        ...
16:36, 05/23/2019

When in Brazil, Just Follow the Music The capital of the Brazilian state of Bahia can be an intimidating place for travelers. But, as the 52 Places Traveler found out, when in doubt, just follow the music....
22:00, 07/02/2019

Which Music Streaming Service Should You Use? There are tons of music streaming services you can pick from right now (including a brand-new HD service from Amazon). They work on whatever smartphone you own, usually support streaming to speakers t...
00:48, 09/18/2019

What can music tell us about plastic pollution?  Electronic music duo Matmos made their latest album using sounds made from plastic waste, like trash bags and even a police riot shield. Plastic Anniversary draws our attention to the terror and beaut...
22:36, 09/02/2019

What is Amazon Music Unlimited? If you’re looking for unlimited, ad-free music across devices and you’re already an Amazon customer, it could be time to check out the online shopping giant’s Music Unlimited serv...
16:48, 09/17/2019

Go-go music, gentrification collide in DC Fans of go-go music in a historically black neighborhood in Washington, D.C. say changing demographics and gentrification are threating the pulsating sounds that have echoed across their streets for y...
13:36, 05/30/2019

Music to Apple's Ears Apple’s AirPods met with no small amount of derision when they first hit the market three years ago. Now the company is laughing all the way to the bank as sales of wearables and accessories surged 48...
00:12, 08/02/2019

North Korea orders UN to cut aid staff in their country North Korea has told the United Nations to cut the number of international staff it deploys in the country because the world body’s programs have failed "due to the politicization of UN assistance by ...
01:12, 09/06/2019

If Silicon Valley were a country, it would be among the richest on Earth With $128,308 per capita in annual gross domestic product, Silicon Valley residents out-produce almost every nation on the planetWere it real, the Sultanate of Silicon Valley would be among the world’...
15:48, 05/01/2019

Guatemala says it has not pledged to be safe third country for migrants Guatemala has not committed to becoming a "safe third country," or a buffer zone for asylum seekers, but is analyzing with the United States how to contain migrant flows from Central America, interior...
23:12, 06/18/2019

"Not A Free Country": Ex-Pak President's Interview Abruptly Taken Off Air Pakistan's largest private broadcaster abruptly took an interview with former president Asif Ali Zardari off air shortly after it began, deepening fears of increasing censorship in a country already.....
21:12, 07/02/2019

"Big Changes In Country," Says PM Modi As Government Marks 100 Days Prime Minister Narendra Modi today said his government, returned to power by an overwhelming support of the people, has marked its first 100 days with "development" and "big changes". This, he said,.....
16:01, 09/08/2019

Algerian protesters keep up pressure on country's rulers Tens of thousands Algerians gathered on Friday in the capital to demand the removal of the ruling elite, keeping up pressure for more rapid change after the end of the 20-year rule of Abdelaziz Boutef...
20:12, 07/05/2019

Country diary: this ancient yew should live forever Church Preen, Shropshire: The tree in the graveyard has been rejuvenating itself for centuries. But the law needs to do more to protect such living monumentsEvening sunlight reaches through the dark b...
07:00, 07/25/2019

Honduras says not considering safe third country migration deal with U.S. Honduras is not considering a so-called safe third country designation for migrants seeking refuge in the United States, Foreign Minister Lisandro Rosales said late on Monday, denying reports of a dea...
09:12, 09/10/2019

Switzerland ranked as most innovative country in new UN report The World Intellectual Property Organization, WIPO, named Switzerland as the world’s most innovative country on Wednesday, during the launch of its latest Global Innovation Index, (GII) in the Indian ...
20:12, 07/24/2019

Philippines is deadliest country for defenders of environment Nation replaces Brazil for first time in annual list of murders compiled by Global Witness The Philippines has replaced Brazil as the most murderous country in the world for people defending their lan...
03:24, 07/30/2019

Want to buy a home? These are the top 10 hottest housing markets in the country Say good-bye to big city life. The most popular areas for homebuyers are in smaller metros, according to Realtor.com’s list of the hottest ZIP codes.       ...
17:24, 07/31/2019

Syria says Israel was behind airstrike in country’s east Syrian opposition activists say unknown warplanes have targeted an arms depot belonging to Iran-backed militias in eastern Syria, killing 18 Iranian and pro-Iranian fighters...
00:24, 09/10/2019

MMA legend Anderson Silva becomes US citizen: 'this is my country now' Brazilian mixed martial arts legend Anderson “Spider” Silva was sworn in as a United States citizen Tuesday, proudly saying afterward: “This is my country now.”...
18:36, 07/24/2019

Man in country illegally faces 10 years for gun possession A Florida man who came to the U.S. from Mexico illegally as a teen is facing up to 10 years in prison for having a gun that he said he used to kill someone in self-defense....
05:12, 05/30/2019

Every country worldwide is now using the most effective polio vaccine We may be on the brink of eradicating polio at last, now that Mongolia and Zimbabwe have added the inactivated polio vaccine to routine immunisations...
12:48, 05/10/2019

Volvo V60 Cross Country T5 2019 UK review Volvo's handsome V60 Cross Country touches down in the UK in T5 petrol guise. We put it to the test This is a Volvo V60 Cross Country - a car we’ve had a fair amount of experience in now, and have a...
11:12, 09/05/2019

Centre To Spend Rs 1,800 Crore On 199 New Prisons Across Country The Centre is contemplating a mega plan to set up 199 new jails across the country to counter rising criminal activities and radicalization of inmates due to overcrowding in jails. To set up the new.....
21:12, 09/17/2019

At the Country’s Oldest Stump, a Presidential Twist The Galivants Ferry Stump speaking event in South Carolina has been held every two years for at least 143 years. Now, for the first time, it will host Democratic presidential candidates....
17:24, 09/16/2019

Isabel Allende: Immigrants enrich a country Isabel Allende's new novel tells the tale of refugees fleeing their country for Chile during the Spanish civil war. Set decades ago, the migrant story is nonetheless very timely today, Allende told DW...
20:48, 08/09/2019

Bankruptcy filings rising across the country and it could get worse Bankruptcies are back — flashing warnings that more Americans are knee-deep in debt in big cities like New York. While total bankruptcy petitions nationwide by consumers and businesses are still well ...
04:48, 08/13/2019

The Latest: Country House pays $132.40 to win at Derby The Latest: Country House's stunning victory in Kentucky Derby pays off big as 65-1 long shot -- $132.40 to win        ...
03:36, 05/05/2019

Luxembourg to be first European country to legalise cannabis Health minister confirms plans and calls on neighbouring countries to relax their lawsLuxembourg has called on its EU neighbours to relax their drug laws as its health minister confirmed plans to beco...
21:12, 08/07/2019

Lebanese speaker says U.S. sanctions an 'assault' on country The Lebanese parliament speaker said new U.S. sanctions against Hezbollah officials were an "assault" on Lebanon as the move weighed on the heavily indebted state's sovereign bonds on Wednesday....
15:36, 07/10/2019

Czech PM says EU report on businesses an 'attack' on country Czech Prime Minister Andrej Babis says a confidential European Union report that established his former business empire poses a conflict of interest is an attack on his country....
18:36, 06/04/2019

UK PM May says Brexit must be delivered in a way that brings country back together Whatever path Britain takes to leaving the European Union must be sustainable for the long term, outgoing Prime Minister Theresa May said on Wednesday, urging compromise over increasing polarization....
17:36, 07/17/2019

New Campaign Is Asking Every Country on Earth to Name Distant Worlds A new campaign headed by the International Astronomical Union (IAU) called IAU100 NameExoWorlds will allow each country in the world to name a star and its exoplanet, the IAU announced yesterday.Read ...
06:48, 06/08/2019

What you should know about Africa's massive, 55-country trade bloc Leaders from 55 African nations have worked out a massive deal they hope will connect 1.3 billion people, create a $3.4 trillion economic bloc, and heat up commerce within the continent itself....
08:12, 07/11/2019

U.S.-Mexico talks drag over 'third country' push Talks between Mexico and the United States to stave off tariffs dragged on Friday as negotiators battled over a U.S. demand that Mexico accepts more Central American migrants under a concept know as "...
02:12, 06/08/2019

The Greek Election Brings Hope for a Country in Need In Greece, the mainstream has returned to power and the populists are in retreat. Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis promised that the country would “proudly raise its head again,” and Gre...
16:24, 07/11/2019

Travel advisories by country, per the US Department of State The U.S. Department of State issues travel advisories intended to help travelers understand the risks involved in visiting certain countries.       ...
20:00, 07/17/2019

Necessary To Always Point Out Country's Flaws, Says Shabana Azmi Veteran actor Shabana Azmi said today that anyone who criticizes the government is branded as an anti-national these days. She added that no one in the country should be afraid and no one needs a......
00:24, 07/08/2019

Country House Wins The Kentucky Derby Kentucky Derby Country House. **Photo courtesy: Coady Photo/Oaklawn Park LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) – Country House has won the Kentucky Derby. He took off with 65-1 odds, a long shot in the race. Max...
02:36, 05/05/2019

Jon Pardi kicks off new country album with fiddles NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Country traditionalist Jon Pardi is kicking off his third album just the way he likes his country music — with a fiddle intro. Pardi, whose 2016 album, “California Sunris...
16:12, 05/20/2019

Sadly, these England fans probably think they are doing their country proud For the fans who brought poison to Porto, following England abroad seems to be more about occupation than celebrationBy the time Porto’s rush-hour commuters were bustling along the Avenida dos Aliados...
16:48, 06/06/2019

Why Hondurans are taking to the streets or leaving the country Dead protesters, a "failed state" and accusations of high-level drug trafficking. This time it's not Venezuela in the headlines, but key US ally Honduras....
09:37, 07/06/2019

Flooding continues in Ontario cottage country Ontario cottage country continues to grapple with flooding as water levels begin to decline and stabilize in the Bracebridge area and rise in the Muskoka Lakes region....
20:12, 05/03/2019

Mexico may consider U.S. 'safe third country' demand after 45 days Mexico's government will consider legislation to accommodate U.S. demands to make Mexico a so-called safe third country for asylum seekers if it cannot stem migration flows in 45 days, Mexico's foreig...
03:00, 06/12/2019

AP Interview: Sri Lankan president says country now safe Sri Lanka’s president says “99%” of the suspects in Easter Sunday attacks on churches and hotels have been arrested and their explosive materials seized...
16:12, 05/07/2019

Mexico says no to safe third-country asylum discussion with U.S. Mexico will not agree to further discussion of safe third country status for asylum seekers, the foreign minister said, adding it was not clear what the Trump administration's stance was on the issue ...
19:24, 07/22/2019

Derby champ Country House out of Preakness Bill Mott, the trainer of Kentucky Derby winner Country House, told the Daily Racing Form that the horse will not race in the Preakness Stakes because he has become ill....
20:36, 05/07/2019

Museum Day: More than 1,600 institutions across the country are free Sept. 21 Everything you need to know about Museum Day 2019, when more than 1,600 institutions in all 50 states will offer free admission.       ...
22:12, 08/21/2019

Taiwan is first country in Asia to approve same-sex marriage The vote allows same-sex couples full legal marriage rights, including in areas such as taxes, insurance and child custody.        ...
09:24, 05/17/2019

Taiwan becomes first Asian country to legalise same-sex marriage Hundreds of supporters gather as parliament votes for bill that specifically included the word ‘marriage’Taiwan has become the first country in Asia to legalise same-sex marriage, after its parliament...
08:00, 05/17/2019

Martha Plimpton: ‘I am terrified for the women of my country’ The former teen star on being born into an acting dynasty, her anger at the abortion ban in Alabama and the trouble with American cinemaMartha Plimpton is an American actor who made her name as a teen...
16:48, 06/01/2019

How Brexit Broke Britain and Revealed a Country at War With Itself On a Friday evening in July 2012, 80,000 people gathered at the Olympic Stadium in East London to watch the opening ceremony of the 30th Olympiad. Some 27 million British people watched it on their te...
13:00, 06/06/2019

| FS Stars give Rodgers the boot Striker Eleazar Rodgers has revealed that he is one of several players to be released from Free State Stars after the club was relegated from the Absa Premiership....
12:48, 05/19/2019

NYC-area stars and former AAU teammates get drafted The New York City area joined the party late in the first round of the NBA draft. Ty Jerome, the New Rochelle native who played a critical role in Virginia’s run to a national championship, was drafte...
14:24, 06/21/2019

WWE stars react ahead of AEW’s Double or Nothing Some of WWE’s superstars appear to appreciate the coming competition. Hours before All Elite Wrestling was set to put on its first show, “Double or Nothing,” at the MGM Grand Garden Arena ...
02:12, 05/26/2019

All the Stars Who've Hosted the MTV Movie & TV Awards: Where Are They Now? It's almost time for the 2019 MTV Movie & TV Awards! Zachary Levi will host this year's event from the Barker Hangar in Santa Monica, Calif. on Monday, June 17. The Shazam!......
12:48, 06/14/2019

LV carry-on luggage? No thanks, we're going normcore, say stars Affordable luggage brands such as Away and Tumi are now favoured by the Instagram glitteratiAs the warm weather approaches and bite-size travel breaks are reported to be on the rise, airport fashion i...
05:36, 05/19/2019

Stars who missed out on major roles You win some, you lose some - and the same goes for the stars! We've rounded up a list of celebrities who have lost out on or turned down major roles.        ...
23:00, 04/28/2019

Say Hello to the Very Disposable Stars of The Suicide Squad After months of rumors and speculation, we finally know who’s back, who isn’t, and who’s arriving for the first time when it comes to the cast of James Gunn’s Suicide Squad sequel. And my god, it’s a ...
01:12, 09/14/2019

The stars of The Kitchen on on-screen equality Tiffany Haddish, Melissa McCarthy and Elisabeth Moss talk all-female casts, box-office hopes and Kool-Aid picklesMelissa McCarthy, Elisabeth Moss and Tiffany Haddish are kicking back in the Warner Bro...
14:00, 09/14/2019

Your Favorite Stars, Now Playing in Your Ears In fiction podcasts, screen and stage actors get to play parts Hollywood is too risk-averse to offer, with the added perk of no need to sit for makeup....
16:48, 09/13/2019

25 Stars Who Are Just One Award Away From EGOT Status It's almost time for the 2019 Emmy Awards! That's right! The Emmys will air live from the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles Sunday, Sept. 22 on Fox. While there won't be a......
14:36, 09/16/2019

Aladdin Premiere: See Every Look as the Stars Arrive It's looking like "a whole new world" on Hollywood Blvd. The biggest and brightest stars flocked to the Los Angeles premiere of Disney's Aladdin on Tuesday evening. Held......
16:00, 05/22/2019

See the Best Dressed Stars at the 2019 BET Awards We can always bet on the stars showing up in jaw dropping outfits for the BET Awards. And tonight was certainly no exception. For the 2019 BET Awards, the biggest stars in entertainment......
04:00, 06/24/2019

The Little Rascals Turns 25: Where Are the Child Stars Now? Calling all members of the He-Man Woman Haters Club! It's been 25 years since director Penelope Spheeris collected the cutest group of child stars the '90s has ever seen for The......
19:12, 08/05/2019

These longtime TV stars keep us coming back for more If television is a form of comfort food, then the stars of long-running prime-time series are the ultimate visual nighttime snack. With the new fall season quickly approaching, here’s a look at the ha...
06:24, 08/13/2019

Kids want to be YouTubers, not movie stars (NBC News) ANAHEIM, Calif. — In a crowded ballroom on the top floor of the Anaheim Convention Center, teens and young adults with colorful hair and cameras in their hands mingled on Friday. The group ...
01:24, 07/14/2019

How they got here: Joe Flacco, other NFL stars reflect on their beginnings We know the stressors that have led to a decrease in youth sports participation. But what about the reasons kids keep playing? We asked NFL players to tell us why they did....
21:48, 08/18/2019

NBC Gives Comedy Stars the Bird In This First Look at New Campaign At NBC, you might just find yourself doing comedy for the birds. For one bird, that is. The NBC peacock has got some notes for some of the network's biggest stars (both past and......
03:00, 09/04/2019

Exploding stars may have put humanity on two feet As human ancestors went from swinging through trees to walking on two legs, they may have received a boost from an unlikely source: ancient supernovas....
12:24, 05/30/2019

Scotland Can Become Stars In Their First Performance On The Big Stage Most countries making their debut in a tournament like the World Cup are just happy to be there. Implied in a country making it to its first major tournament is that the country in the very recent pas...
20:36, 06/09/2019

Where these injured Yankees stars stand now OAKLAND, Calif. — The Yankees received good news Tuesday concerning injured right-handers Luis Severino and Dellin Betances, who are rehabbing in Tampa. Severino threw a short side session and is sche...
11:00, 08/21/2019

Where Are Your Favorite Disney Channel Stars Now? Every once in a while, a ghost of Disney Channel past will pop up to offer an update on their life post-Mouse House, sending a certain segment of the internet (read: Millennials) into an absolute......
15:24, 05/30/2019

All the NBA stars bailing on Team USA — and who’s left This isn’t your uncle’s Dream Team. It’s barely a lowercase dream team. After a wave of NBA superstars in recent days have quit the Team USA that’s headed to China for the FIBA...
22:24, 07/23/2019

Siakam stars for Raptors with all-around effort Pascal Siakam, who has become a jack-of-all-trades at both ends for the Raptors, did "a little bit of everything" Thursday night in powering Toronto to victory in its first NBA Finals game....
08:00, 05/31/2019

Meet the Art World's Rising Stars Young creators are blending traditional techniques with digital savvy, making works that are in demand at auctions and museums—here are five to watch....
03:36, 06/17/2019

| Stars set to shine at Durban July A capacity crowd, crisp winter weather, a track full of stars along with celebrities and socialites will share in the 123rd running of the Durban July at Greyville on Saturday....
12:24, 07/04/2019

The new PM's rising stars: Six politicians set to win a promotion Boris Johnson is set to unveil a "cabinet for modern Britain" today - and is expected to increase the numbers of women and ethnic minority ministers in his top team....
04:36, 07/24/2019

Little Leaguers design cleats for MLB stars Players in the Little League World Series designed cleats for some stars to wear for MLB Players' Weekend.       ...
12:12, 08/23/2019

Here are 15 Americans who could become stars at Tokyo Olympics With the Tokyo Games a year away, who is poised to follow the likes of Katie Ledecky and Simone Biles in breaking through at the Olympics?       ...
13:24, 07/24/2019

It Chapter Two: Comparing the Adult vs. Kid Stars It's back...with the same characters just played by a completely different ensemble of actors. It Chapter Two, the highly anticipated follow up to the 2017 horror hit remake, hits......
14:24, 09/05/2019

Unlikely track day stars: top picks for under £2000 An old Mercedes S-Class really could be your ideal track day weapon You don’t need vintage metal or a flash new supercar to be a track-day star, just one of these low-cost larrikins To the casual...
11:14, 07/06/2019

‘Are You The One?’ stars: Sex-crazed show was ‘very freeing’ Dating in New York hasn’t worked out so well for Basit Shittu, a 26-year-old musician and drag performer. “I have been single for two years too long,” the Williamsburg resident, who prefers to use the...
00:48, 07/24/2019

The movie stars all Americans can agree on This year will be remembered as the year America went to the dogs. At least cinematically. We’ve just seen the release of “A Dog’s Journey.” It is not to be confused with its predecessor “A Dog’s Purp...
02:00, 06/02/2019

USA's World Cup stars return to big crowds – but will it last? Fans flocked to welcome home the world champions in the National Women’s Soccer League this week. The tough part will be keeping them comingWednesday’s match had been over for 20 minutes when hundreds...
10:48, 07/26/2019

In photos: Stars walk the MTV VMA red carpet Nominees, artists and celebrities walk the red carpet at the 36th annual MTV Video Music Awards at the Prudential Center in Newark, N.J., on August 26, 2019....
02:36, 08/27/2019

Stars and Stripes (and Wins) Forever The United States women’s team has always played against its history as much as flesh-and-blood opponents. On Sunday, the current edition raised the bar ever higher....
01:48, 07/08/2019

The first-half fantasy baseball All-Stars The baseball season is about to reach the intermission of yet another roller-coaster year in which we have seen superstars take their abilities to new highs (and lows), unheralded players taking cente...
09:12, 07/07/2019

Photos: See stars of the hottest new TV shows A look at the stars appearing at the Television Critics Association's summer press tour in Beverly Hills, California.        ...
23:36, 07/25/2019

Luke Combs promises more music after EP Country singer Luke Combs says he’s got more music coming after releasing his EP “The Prequel” that follows on the success of his hit breakthrough debut album “This One’s...
08:24, 06/25/2019

Focus@Will uses music to help you get more stuff done, and it’s over 75% off today While the radio or the music of your favorite band might seem like a solution to help screen out the noise, you might be surprised how broadcasts and even off-kilter composition can still throw you of...
15:24, 07/08/2019

At the Schumannfest, it's about Clara — and other women in music Wife, mother of eight, pianist, musical adviser, concert manager, composer: Clara Schumann is in the spotlight at Bonn's Schumannfest — along with other female composers and performers....
11:12, 06/03/2019

There’s A Whole Lot Of Final Fantasy Music On Spotify Now Streaming music service Spotify is generally hit-or-miss for video game soundtracks. That’s not so for Final Fantasy anymore, as official soundtracks for all the main games and many of its spin-offs a...
00:00, 06/07/2019

Classical music for the streaming generation Classical music fans often struggle to find what they want on Spotify and Apple, so a Berlin streaming startup is plugging the gap. The Idagio app is also seizing on the popularity of the genre in Asi...
14:12, 05/23/2019

Nicki Minaj says she is retiring from music The 36-year-old New York musician tweeted that she’s ‘decided to retire’ from the music businessRap star Nicki Minaj has announced she’s leaving the music business because she wants to make family lif...
23:12, 09/05/2019

Music playlists could help dementia patients Personalized music playlists that rekindle memories of childhood and happy moments may bring joy to dementia patients, because music can activate parts of the brain not affected by the disease, expert...
00:36, 06/25/2019