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Toni Slabas obituary

My friend Toni Slabas, who has died aged 70, was an internationally renowned plant biochemist. He came from humble beginnings and quietly made a positive impact on the li...

Toni Slabas obituary

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Dr John obituary Pianist, singer and songwriter steeped in the musical forms and voodoo culture of his native New OrleansWherever musicians gathered, Dr John, who has died aged 77, was revered as songwriter, singer, a...
12:24, 06/07/2019

Sir Rex Richards obituary Distinguished chemist who helped to pioneer nuclear magnetic resonance – a new method of analysisRex Richards, who has died aged 96, was a scientist driven not only by a personal thirst for discovery ...
17:48, 07/29/2019

Tim Halliday obituary Ambassador for amphibians who warned of global declineThe recent shocking UN report on the threatened extinction of one million species has focused global attention on the crucial role of biodiversity...
14:48, 05/13/2019

DA Pennebaker obituary Maker of idiosyncratic documentary films including Dont Look Back, about Bob Dylan’s 1965 UK tourThe history of documentary film-making would look very different without DA Pennebaker, who has died ag...
14:24, 08/04/2019

Ian Craft obituary Gynaecologist and IVF pioneer whose methods often proved controversialThe early days of assisted reproduction were fraught with controversy, as media commentators and religious figures denigrated its ...
17:48, 06/10/2019

Geoff White obituary In 1985 the work research unit of the Department of Employment was disbanded and my father, Geoff White, stepped down after five years as director. A colleague wrote: “It is not often that one person ...
01:12, 07/04/2019

George Felton obituary Pioneering computer scientist who became the UK’s foremost software authorityGeorge Felton, who has died aged 98, was the doyen of computer-industry software designers. In the early 1950s the term “so...
02:12, 07/03/2019

Norman Stone obituary Historian and controversial media commentator who taught at Cambridge, Oxford and in TurkeyOne of the specialities of the historian Norman Stone, who has died aged 78, was character assassination. As ...
19:48, 06/25/2019

Letter: Tim Halliday obituary When Tim Halliday joined us in the biology department (as it was then called) at the Open University in 1977, he brought with him not only his love of all things amphibian but also a passionate commit...
19:00, 06/23/2019

Sir Terry Harrison obituary My friend Sir Terry Harrison, who has died aged 86, was a man of the north-east and proud to be so. He joined the engineering firm Clarke Chapman in 1957 and became managing director in 1969. Clarke C...
16:12, 09/16/2019

Francine Shapiro obituary American psychologist who devised the therapy EMDR – eye movement desensitisation reprocessing – for use in the treatment of traumaThe American psychologist Francine Shapiro, who has died aged 71, dev...
15:48, 07/15/2019

Audrey Eyton obituary Co-founder of Slimming magazine who wrote The F-Plan Diet – the book that revolutionised British eating habits in the 1980sFor a woman who preferred to remain behind the scenes, Audrey Eyton, who has ...
01:00, 07/17/2019

Johnny Clegg obituary Singer-songwriter who used music to defy apartheid in South AfricaJohnny Clegg, who has died of cancer aged 66, was a white singer-songwriter who became a national hero in South Africa by using music ...
15:24, 07/19/2019

César Pelli obituary Distinguished architect who designed the Petronas Towers in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, and One Canada Square in LondonCésar Pelli will be remembered as a designer of world-beating skyscrapers, but for hi...
20:48, 07/21/2019

Peter Iredale obituary My father, Peter Iredale, who has died aged 87, was the last director of the UK Atomic Energy Authority’s Harwell laboratory in Oxfordshire, a pioneering institute that housed Europe’s first nuclear r...
17:36, 07/22/2019

Rutger Hauer obituary Dutch actor who found fame in the 1982 sci-fi film classic Blade RunnerThe source of much of the plangent poetry in Ridley Scott’s 1982 sci-fi drama Blade Runner was the electrifying and ruminative pe...
17:12, 07/25/2019

Dr Henry Lynch obituary Geneticist who unlocked the secrets of hereditary cancersIn 1962 a medical intern sat with a man recovering from alcohol poisoning in a veterans’ hospital in the US state of Nebraska. Henry Lynch, who...
19:48, 06/20/2019

Godfrey Boyle obituary Godfrey Boyle, who has died aged 74, was founder-editor in 1972 of Undercurrents, a magazine of “radical science and people’s technology”, which inspired a variety of sustainable energy, housing, tran...
03:48, 08/01/2019

Robert Young obituary My friend Robert Young, who has died aged 83, was a psychotherapist, writer and academic, the author of influential books on Darwin, psychoanalysis and the history of ideas. A brave man of the left, h...
19:48, 08/01/2019

Chris Kraft obituary Nasa’s first flight director who controlled the Apollo moon landingsThe engineer Chris Kraft, who has died aged 95, was Nasa’s first flight director, the man who shaped the team – and the control cent...
22:24, 08/08/2019

Peter Fonda obituary Film actor best remembered as an emblematic hippy rebel in Easy Rider and a dignified beekeeper in Ulee’s GoldThe reputation of Peter Fonda as an actor could never match that of his father, Henry, or ...
21:24, 08/17/2019

Raymond Mellor obituary My father-in-law, Raymond Mellor, who has died aged 95, was a considerable figure in the world of clocks and watches. In 1962 he set up the London office of the Swiss-based Hamilton Watch Company, and...
22:00, 08/16/2019

Niki Lauda obituary Star racing driver who survived a near-fatal crash to win the Formula One world championship three timesNiki Lauda was attempting to win his second Formula One world title when he was almost killed in...
17:24, 05/21/2019

Jack Cohen obituary Reproductive biologist and author of popular science and science fiction books best known for the series The Science of DiscworldThe biologist Jack Cohen, who has died aged 85, worked on animal reprod...
20:12, 06/03/2019

Conrad Gorinsky obituary Ethnobiologist who became an authority on the medical use of tropical plants but was accused of trying to exploit Amazon tribesAs a long-standing supporter of the rights of indigenous peoples, Conrad ...
01:48, 09/13/2019

Claus von Bülow obituary Moneyed socialite who was convicted and then acquitted of trying to kill his wifeQuestions over whether Claus von Bülow twice attempted to murder his multimillionaire American wife, or whether she was...
01:36, 06/01/2019

Herman Wouk obituary Author of The Caine Mutiny and The Winds of War who championed traditional Jewish values and American patriotismAt the beach and poolside in the Catskills holiday resorts popular with Jewish New Yorke...
02:36, 05/18/2019

William Newman obituary A pioneer in computer graphics and human-computer interaction, my friend William Newman, who has died aged 80, was, during the 1970s, a member of the team at the Xerox Palo Alto Research Center (PARC)...
23:00, 08/27/2019

Peggy Lipton obituary Actor who won a Golden Globe for The Mod Squad and starred in David Lynch’s TV drama Twin PeaksThe natural shyness and reticence of the actor Peggy Lipton, who has died of cancer aged 72, lent her wor...
16:12, 05/13/2019

David Koch obituary US businessman, free marketeer and rightwing activistDavid Koch, who has died aged 79, was ranked as the eleventh richest person in the world. Alongside his older brother Charles, he built his family’...
00:36, 08/26/2019

Murray Gell-Mann obituary One of the leading particle physicists of the 20th centuryMurray Gell-Mann, who has died aged 89, was the leading figure in the study of elementary particle physics in the middle years of the 20th cen...
17:12, 06/02/2019

| Obituary: Zimbabwe's Robert Mugabe a revolutionary At his best, Robert Mugabe could rank beside such revolutionaries as Nelson Mandela and Che Guevara. In the 1970s, he was Africa's teacher-turned Marxist rebel against white rule who declared: "Our vo...
12:24, 09/06/2019

Obituary: T. Boone Pickens, 1928-2019 The death last week of 91-year-old T. Boone Pickens, the southwest oilman, corporate raider, hedge funder, and philanthropist, reminds us that business tycoons in America used to be more interesting c...
05:48, 09/13/2019

R.I.P. Toni Morrison Toni Morrison, the globally celebrated author, essayist, and educator, has died. Per Vulture, a source from her publisher, Knopf, confirmed that she died on Monday night, though a cause of death has ...
16:00, 08/06/2019

A look back at Doris Day's most celebrated roles – video obituary The actor, singer and animal welfare activist has died at the age of 97. Day was known for a string of successful musicals and romantic comedies, as well as a rich singing career.Doris Day, celebrated...
00:36, 05/14/2019

What Do Toni Morrison’s Books Mean to You? Her powerful language, memorable characters, moving dialogue and vivid descriptions have resonated with generations of readers. Share your memories with us....
20:00, 08/06/2019

Grumpy Cat: internet’s most famous cat dies aged seven – video obituary Grumpy Cat has died aged seven. She became an internet sensation in 2012 when images of her downturned mouth and unimpressed expression emerged on Reddit. She soon became the universal digital shortha...
16:00, 05/17/2019

Dayton shooter’s parents apologize for ignoring massacre in obituary The parents of the Dayton mass shooter apologized on Wednesday for releasing an “insensitive” obituary — that failed to mention that their son slaughtered nine people, including his sister...
05:01, 08/15/2019

Toni Morrison Was Writing a New Novel When She Died Toni Morrison, who died Monday at the age of 88, was working on a new novel at the time of her death, her publisher confirmed. There are no other details available at this time, including whether the ...
13:36, 08/07/2019

Niki Lauda: looking back at the life of a Formula One legend – video obituary The three-times Formula One world champion Niki Lauda, regarded as one of the finest racers of all time, has died at 70 after battling declining health.In 1976, Lauda was almost killed at the German G...
17:24, 05/21/2019

Nobel laureate Toni Morrison dead at 88 Nobel laureate Toni Morrison was a pioneer and reigning giant of modern literature whose imaginative power in “Beloved,” “Song of Solomon” and other works transformed American letters...
16:48, 08/06/2019

Nobel laureate Toni Morrison dies at 88 American author Toni Morrison, the first black woman of any nationality to win the Nobel Prize in Literature, has died at the age of 88, her publisher confirmed Tuesday....
20:00, 08/06/2019

Toni Duggan: ‘I believe we should be better paid, but not the same as the men’ | Suzanne Wrack Striker wants better facilities and better crowds for women’s football but does not think England’s Lionesses should earn the same as their male counterpartsOn the eve of the World Cup, Toni Duggan is...
05:48, 06/06/2019

Toni Morrison remembered: ‘Her irreverence was godly’ The Nobel prize-winning novelist, arguably the greatest American writer of her time, has died at the age of 88. Here, leading contemporaries pay tribute to her• Toni Morrison remembered by French nove...
12:24, 08/11/2019

José Antonio Reyes: Former Arsenal player dies aged 35 - video obituary Former Arsenal player José Antonio Reyes died in a car accident aged 35, Spanish club Sevilla announced on Saturday. Reyes was playing at Extremadura following a career that included eight years at Se...
19:24, 06/01/2019

Toni Duggan determined to help Barcelona win on the biggest stage The former Manchester City forward is ready to face favourites Lyon and two England teammates in the Champions League finalWhen Toni Duggan swapped Manchester City for Barcelona the news transcended w...
21:00, 05/16/2019

Toni Morrison's powerful words on racism - video Toni Morrison, who chronicled the African American experience in fiction for more than five decades, has died aged 88. The novelist was the first African American woman to win the Nobel prize for lite...
00:48, 08/07/2019

Where to Start If You Haven’t Read Enough of Toni Morrison’s Books Pulitzer Prize-winning author Toni Morrison died Monday night at 88. Powerfully interrogating some of the most pressing issues in American society, Morrison’s books cover themes including the ps...
13:36, 08/07/2019

Nobel-winning author Toni Morrison dead at 88 U.S. author Toni Morrison, whose 1987 novel "Beloved" about a runaway slave won a Pulitzer Prize and contributed to a body of work that made her the first black woman to be presented the Nobel Prize i...
18:48, 08/06/2019

Toni Morrison, Unseen And Unsung: A Brief Oral history As a new documentary from Timothy Greenfield-Sanders reveals, the Nobel Prize–winning author has also been a teacher, an editor and a cherished friend and mentor to other writers. Here, WSJ. talks to ...
16:24, 06/25/2019

Toni Morrison was a ‘literary mother’ to countless writers Visitors view a portrait of Nobel laureate Toni Morrison, painted by the artist Robert McCurdy, Tuesday, Aug. 6, 2019, at the National Portrait Gallery in Washington. Morrison, a pioneer and reigning ...
18:00, 08/07/2019

The strength of compassion: Toni Morrison dies, aged 88 She was the first African-American writer to win a Nobel Prize for Literature in 1993. She also won the Pulitzer Prize for fiction in 1988, for her novel "Beloved" and was awarded the Presidential Med...
17:12, 08/06/2019

Toni Morrison, a Writer of Many Gifts Who Bent Language to Her Will Readers could sense in Morrison’s fiction the influences of Ralph Ellison, the Bible and William Faulkner, among others, but her idiosyncratic music was her own....
09:36, 08/07/2019

'Now her words are needed most': readers remember Toni Morrison Readers pay tribute to the acclaimed author who has died at the age of 88‘Rest, Toni Morrison. You were magnificent’: leading writers on the great American authorWhat an incredible force for goodness ...
21:12, 08/07/2019

‘We always knew she was on our side’: Bernardine Evaristo on Toni Morrison The Nobel prize-winner inspired a generation of young black writers – and her legacy will live on through them, writes the Booker nominated authorAn essay by Toni Morrison: ‘I wanted to carve out a wo...
21:24, 08/10/2019

Easy Rider to Ulee's Gold: Peter Fonda's most memorable roles - video obituary A look back at the most memorable roles of actor Peter Fonda, who died at the age of 79 on Friday. Fonda was a well known figure of the 1960s counterculture movement and earned an Oscar nomination for...
14:48, 08/17/2019

Dayton mass shooter’s family apologizes for obituary that called him a ‘funny, articulate and intelligent man’ DAYTON, Ohio (WKYC) — After an earlier obituary for Dayton mass shooting suspect Connor Betts never mentioned the mass killings that occurred by his hands, the Connor & Koch funeral home website has p...
03:48, 08/16/2019

Easy Rider to Ulee's Gold: Peter Fonda's most memorable roles – video obituary A look back at the most memorable roles of actor Peter Fonda, who died aged 79 on Friday. Fonda was a well-known figure of the 1960s counterculture movement and earned an Oscar nomination for co-writi...
21:24, 08/17/2019

Dayton shooter Connor Betts’ obituary says he had ‘kind smile,’ omits mass killing The Dayton mass shooter was “a funny, articulate and intelligent man with striking blue eyes and a kind smile” — or so his family says in an obituary that conveniently fails to mention he ...
21:48, 08/14/2019

World mourns the death of Nobel laureate Toni Morrison Nobel laureate Toni Morrison, a pioneer and reigning giant of modern literature whose imaginative power in “Beloved,” “Song of Solomon” and other works transformed American letters, has died at age 88...
05:12, 08/07/2019

Toni Morrison on Solidarity and the Labor of Writing Is Still Relevant Nearly 40 Years Later The death of acclaimed author, Nobel Laureate, and Pulitzer Prize winner Toni Morrison has been met with an outpouring of reflections and tributes, each highlighting her incomparable contributions to ...
09:12, 08/07/2019

Toni Morrison, 'Beloved' author and Nobel laureate, dies at 88 Toni Morrison, author of seminal works of literature on the black experience such as "Beloved," "Song of Solomon" and "Sula" and the first African-American woman to win a Nobel Prize, has died, her pu...
05:36, 08/07/2019

Paying Tribute to a 'National Treasure': How We Remember Toni Morrison If, like me, you were heartbroken upon learning of the death of literary genius Toni Morrison on Monday, it is likely because, while Morrison’s 88 years on this earth were full and duly celebrated, he...
17:36, 08/07/2019

Oprah Shares Her Fondest Memories of the Late Toni Morrison The death of Toni Morrison feels like a gut-punch for many in the midst of a tragically heavy news cycle. Still, those who loved her have taken time to share their memories of the beloved writer who b...
20:48, 08/07/2019

Unapologetically black: the vision of Toni Morrison | Valerie Babb Morrison reshaped our literature, making it more reflective of the nation that generated itMost bios begin, “Toni Morrison was an American writer”, and indeed the nation should thank her for a body of...
00:48, 08/09/2019

‘How We Weep for Our Beloved’: Writers and Thinkers Remember Toni Morrison Generations of authors, editors and other artists and luminaries pay tribute to “the greatest chronicler of the American experience that we have ever known.”...
09:36, 08/07/2019

Nobel Prize-winning author Toni Morrison dies The first black woman to receive the Nobel literature prize, Toni Morrison, has died at the age of 88. Her novel "Beloved" won the Pulitzer Prize for fiction in 1988....
17:12, 08/06/2019

Toni Morrison, author and Nobel laureate, dies aged 88 With novels including Beloved and The Bluest Eye, the acclaimed author dramatised African American experience with fierce passionToni Morrison, who chronicled the African American experience in fictio...
16:24, 08/06/2019

Nobel Prize-winning author Toni Morrison dead at 88 Nobel Prize-winning author Toni Morrison has died. Publisher Alfred A. Knopf says Morrison died Monday night at Montefiore Medical Center in New York. She was 88. “It is with profound sadness we share...
18:24, 08/06/2019

Toni Morrison was our greatest writer, and her stories about race our most essential Toni Morrison wrote about the black experience in an America that didn't want to confront its racist history. And she was the greatest writer we had.        ...
00:00, 08/07/2019

Nobel Prize-Winning Writer Toni Morrison Dies At 88 Toni Morrison, the first African American woman to win the Nobel Prize for Literature, has died following a short illness, her family said in a statement on Tuesday. She was 88....
16:48, 08/06/2019

Toni Duggan signs for Atlético Madrid after leaving Barcelona England forward joins Spanish champions on two-year contractDuggan enjoyed hostile atmosphere at Atlético last seasonThe England forward Toni Duggan has signed for Atlético Madrid Women, two months af...
20:36, 07/31/2019

Ali Smith: ‘Toni Morrison’s writing changes my life every time I read it’ The novelist on Muriel Spark, Katherine Mansfield and learning to read with the BeatlesThe books I am currently readingVolume 1 of a really good new collection of Katherine Mansfield’s letters, still ...
17:00, 06/29/2019

Reading Toni Morrison’s 1973 Summer Essay “Cooking Out” The Book Review’s Summer Reading issue is out this week; 46 years ago, Toni Morrison wrote an essay about cooking out for the 1973 Summer Reading issue....
11:24, 05/31/2019

A new documentary about Toni Morrison puts a great American writer into context Calling Timothy Greenfield-Sanders’ documentary Toni Morrison: The Pieces I Am just a “biography” of the Pulitzer- and Nobel-winning novelist doesn’t properly describe what the filmmaker’s doing here....
00:00, 06/19/2019

An American great: Michiko Kakutani reflects on Toni Morrison's legacy Her historical imagination and remarkable gifts of language made Morrison one of the most influential writers of her generation‘I wanted to carve out a world both culture specific and race-free’: an e...
16:48, 08/08/2019

Toni Morrison dies at age 88. The Nobel laureate transfigured American literature. Morrison, the Nobel Prize-winning novelist who conjured a black girl longing for blue eyes, a slave mother who kills her child to save her from bondage, and other indelible characters who helped trans...
16:00, 08/06/2019

Toni Morrison's most notable quotes about life, race and storytelling The world is mourning Toni Morrison, the first African American woman to win the Nobel Prize for Literature. Her unique voice lives on: read her most notable quotes.       &#...
18:00, 08/07/2019

Toni Morrison: farewell to America's greatest writer – we all owe her so much | Chigozie Obioma Booker nominated author Chigozie Obioma reflects on losing a ‘literary mother’ and her encouragement for generations of black and African writers to come‘Rest, Toni Morrison. You were magnificent’: le...
13:36, 08/07/2019

“She Was Our Seer, Our Oracle, Our Liberator”: Writer Kuchenga Pays Tribute To Toni Morrison “With the passing of Toni Morrison, following the passing of Ntozake Shange, following the passing of Maya Angelou; black women writers are now in mourning for these mothers who most definitely still ...
00:24, 08/08/2019

Frozen in time: Maya Angelou cooks for Toni Morrison, September 1994 To honour the author’s Nobel prize for literature, Angelou hosts a feast for 150 in her Winston-Salem homeMaya Angelou stands in the kitchen of her birdcage-lined home in Winston-Salem, North Carolina...
01:01, 08/19/2019

New documentary reveals all about Toni Morrison, from Oprah's first call to early bad reviews The new documentary "Toni Morrison: The Pieces I Am" seeks to demystify the acclaimed 88-year-old author, who brought us "Beloved" and "Sula."        ...
20:00, 06/17/2019

Watch: Netflix releases trailer for 'Unbelievable' with Toni Collette, Kaitlyn Dever Streaming platform Netflix released a trailer for upcoming limited series "Unbelievable," a crime drama inspired by true events starring Toni Collette, Merritt Wever, and Kaitlyn Dever....
23:24, 07/18/2019

The Week in Arts: One Ariana Grande, Two Stadiums; Toni Morrison on the Silver Screen The recording artist headlines Madison Square Garden, a play plumbs the gay experience in Uganda and the Nobel Prize-winning novelist anchors a new documentary....
08:48, 06/15/2019

Toni Morrison Made Words Burn and Cry: Marlon James on His Biggest Hero I don’t remember much else about the day I finished Song of Solomon. The Trinidadian novelist Elizabeth Nunez mentioned her in a manuscript-saving mission—mine being the script needing sav...
01:12, 08/10/2019

Lyon’s Lucy Bronze makes World Cup pledge to Barcelona’s Toni Duggan • Bronze thrilled by her team’s Champions League final 4-1 win• Tells England teammate Duggan, ‘We’ll win World Cup together’Lucy Bronze has revealed she told her distraught England teammate Toni Dugg...
17:24, 05/19/2019

Toni Morrison Was Described as a ‘Seer’ and ‘Truth-Teller.’ Here Are Some of Her Wisest Words From the Pages of TIME Toni Morrison, the author of books including Beloved and Song of Solomon and the first African-American woman to win the Nobel Prize, died on Monday night at the age of 88. Morrison was best known for...
18:24, 08/06/2019

Women's pro soccer player Toni Pressley being treated for breast cancer Orlando Pride defender Toni Pressley, 29, had surgery Friday and has been put on NWSL team's disabled list.       ...
04:00, 08/08/2019

'Rest, Toni Morrison. You were magnificent': leading writers on the great American author After the death of the great Nobel-prizewinning author, Ben Okri, Alice Walker, Elif Shafak and others offer their personal tributesToni Morrison didn’t begin writing late, but she published much late...
00:48, 08/07/2019

Nobel Prize Winner Toni Morrison, One of America’s Greatest Writers, Has Died at 88 In describing the literary greatness of Toni Morrison—winner of the 1993 Nobel Prize in literature, the first awarded to an African-American woman—the Nobel Foundation said that Morrison “in novels ch...
16:48, 08/06/2019

Germany ice hockey coach Toni Söderholm: 'Our team-first mentality will be our biggest strength' The 2019 Ice Hockey World Championship is set to begin in Slovakia. Germany's new head coach, Toni Söderholm, spoke to DW about his team's strengths and weaknesses heading into his first major tournam...
14:24, 05/10/2019

England’s Toni Duggan is all praise for Phil Neville’s passing philosophy | Louise Taylor Barcelona winger says players are happy with their manager’s firm support for a Pep Guardiola-like playing strategyIt may be stretching a point to describe Phil Neville as the “new Pep Guardiola” but ...
03:12, 06/18/2019

Toni Kroos scores stunning goal as Real Madrid get off to a flyer at Celta Vigo Real Madrid got off to a flying start in La Liga with a comfortable win away from home on Saturday with the help of a magnificent long-range strike from Toni Kroos, although they had Ballon d’Or winne...
21:24, 08/17/2019

A New Toni Morrison Documentary Gives the World’s Greatest Living Writer Her Flowers, and Plants New Seeds Toni Morrison had to figure out a way to talk to Muhammad Ali. It was the mid-seventies and at the time, she was his editor, tasked with bringing his autobiography to the world. But Ali wouldn’t speak...
21:48, 06/21/2019

‘The Most Formidable Mind of Our Times.’ Tayari Jones Honors Toni Morrison’s Work and Legacy I have never been to Lorain, Ohio, but it has been on my bucket list for 20 years at least. I’m curious about this town, population 64,000, located 120 miles north of Columbus, at the mouth of B...
20:48, 08/07/2019

Toni Morrison, Seminal Author Who Stirringly Chronicled the Black American Experience, Dies at 88 Toni Morrison, the Pulitzer Prize-winning author who illuminated the joys and agonies of black American life through breathtakingly vital works like Beloved, Song of Solomon and A Mercy, died on Monda...
17:12, 08/06/2019

‘Quiet As It’s Kept’: Artist Kara Walker Creates the New Yorker’s Cover Tribute to Toni Morrison Anyone familiar with the work of Toni Morrison knew it was a force, as was the woman who wrote it. The visions Morrison rendered were both unflinching and tender, exposing the sometimes shameful truth...
22:24, 08/09/2019

Family of Dayton gunman apologizes for writing 'insensitive' obituary An obituary for Connor Betts, the gunman in Dayton, Ohio, who killed nine, was removed from a funeral home's website at the request of the family.        ...
05:00, 08/15/2019

RIP: Our obituary for the Avenger who dies in 'Endgame' (spoilers!) A lot happens in the three-hour run time of Marvel's epic 'Avengers: Endgame,' but this hero's death is the biggest shocker of them all. (Spoilers!)      ...
14:09, 05/01/2019

England 2 Japan 0, Women's World Cup 2019: Ellen White bags third win for Lionesses as Toni Duggan returns Ellen White scored a brilliant double as England beat Japan 2-0 to finish top of Group D and set-up a last-16 clash against one of the best third-place sides....
00:48, 06/20/2019

Hilarious obituary honors prankster dad. He left 'a house full of crap' and decades of laughter The out-of-the ordinary, down-to earth viral obituary is bringing a lot of smiles to folks after Joe Heller, 82, of Connecticut died Sunday.        ...
19:12, 09/12/2019

Toni Morrison, Nobel Prize winner, author of 'Beloved,' dies at 88 Toni Morrison, the first black woman to win the Nobel Prize for Literature, is gone. But her unique voice endures in novels like "Beloved."        ...
00:00, 08/07/2019

Toni Braxton's Niece Lauren Braxton's Cause of Death Revealed Almost two months after her passing, Lauren Braxton's cause of death has been revealed. Lauren, the daughter of Michael Conrad Braxton Jr. and the niece of Toni Braxton, passed away......
00:00, 06/27/2019

'Beloved' author Toni Morrison dies at 88 Toni Morrison was the first African American woman to win the Nobel Prize for Literature. This is her legacy.        ...
00:24, 08/07/2019

Oprah Winfrey pays tribute to friend Toni Morrison: 'Long may her WORDS reign!' Oprah Winfrey, Barack Obama, Shonda Rhimes, Chance the Rapper and more are mourning novelist Toni Morrison, who died at age 88.        ...
00:00, 08/07/2019

Five essential Toni Morrison books you need to read, from 'Beloved' to 'The Bluest Eye' We round up five Toni Morrison books that are the author's most notable works of fiction, from "Beloved" to "The Bluest Eye."        ...
00:00, 08/07/2019

Toni Braxton mourns 24-year-old niece Lauren 'LoLo' Braxton: I’m 'so very heartbroken' Toni Braxton is grieving the loss of her 24-year-old niece, Lauren "LoLo" Braxton, who died Monday.        ...
21:48, 05/02/2019

Bogaerts reaches 50 doubles, Red Sox beat Blue Jays 7-4 Xander Bogaerts became the latest Red Sox slugger to record 50 doubles, Marco Hernandez drove in two runs and Boston beat the Toronto Blue Jays 7-4 to avoid a three-game sweep.    ...
07:24, 09/13/2019

UK maritime sector commits to 2050 climate target Members of the UK's maritime sector, including cruise lines and trade bodies, have sent a letter to the government to ask it to invest in a sustainable "blue economy" so they can match its 2050 carbon...
07:24, 09/13/2019

Trump Administration Turns Over Official's Name Amid Dispute Over Saudi Role in 9/11 Attacks The Trump administration turned over a key piece of new information to lawyers for 9/11 victims’ families, a move that could cast light on long-disputed reports of Saudi government involvement in the ...
07:24, 09/13/2019

France fines Google nearly €1 billion in 'historic' tax fraud ruling Google has been ordered to pay nearly €1 billion to the French government over allegations of tax fraud. The ruling comes as European authorities are exploring new ways to clamp down on digital tax ev...
07:24, 09/13/2019

Reporters Without Borders honors journalists who fear for their lives Three female journalists from Malta, Saudi Arabia and Vietnam have received this year's press freedom prizes awarded by the NGO Reporters Without Borders. Two were not allowed to travel to collect the...
07:24, 09/13/2019

Woodford listed fund says administrator to cut valuation in another of its holdings Woodford Patient Capital Trust, the listed trust run by under-fire money manager Neil Woodford, said its administrator Link Fund Solutions would cut the valuation of its stake in another of the......
08:00, 09/13/2019

The Apple Watch's secret weapon is its new price Almost exactly five years ago, Apple unveiled the watch, marking its first new hardware product after Steve Jobs' death. People were quick to call it a flop....
08:00, 09/13/2019

Kamala Harris compares Trump to 'Wizard of Oz' on trade: ‘A really small dude’ Sen. Kamala Harris, D-Calif., elicited laughs during Thursday night's debate by comparing President Trump to the "really small dude" in "The Wizard of Oz."...
08:24, 09/13/2019

Protesters shout down Biden in Dem debate disruption Protests erupted late into Thursday night’s Democratic presidential debate, interrupting former Vice President Joe Biden moments before he delivered a heartfelt response about his personal hardships....
08:24, 09/13/2019

Maryland authorities arrest three more suspects in deadly stabbing tied to MS-13 Authorities in Baltimore County, Md. said Thursday that three more people have been arrested in connection with a fatal July stabbing linked to the MS-13 street gang....
08:24, 09/13/2019

7 new tech devices for elder care that help seniors live happier, healthier lives New devices that use VR, robotics and other technologies have hit the market that help the elderly live longer, healthier lives. These innovations include VR headsets for seniors with Alzheimer's...
08:48, 09/13/2019

Biden Was Asked About Segregation. His Answer Included a Record Player. The former vice president’s solution for inequality in schools touched on giving teachers a raise and playing a record player at night so children could hear more words....
08:48, 09/13/2019

High schools embrace 'vape detectors' in fight against bathroom vaping As the numbers of middle and high school students who vape continue to rise -- the US Food and Drug Adminstration says more than 20% of highschoolers use e-cigarettes -- school districts around the co...
08:48, 09/13/2019

No. 18 Michigan State set for rematch with Arizona State No. 18 Michigan State is showing signs of improvement, but the Spartans will be put to the test against Arizona State       ...
09:36, 09/13/2019

Fantasy football: Redskins RB Derrius Guice getting second opinion on knee injury Washington Redskins running back Derrius Guice is getting a second opinion on his right knee after sustaining a meniscus injury during a Week 1 loss to the Philadelphia Eagles....
09:36, 09/13/2019

Newton on loss: 'All fingers can point back to me' Panthers quarterback Cam Newton attributed Thursday night's loss to the Bucs to a lack of execution by the offense, saying, "All fingers can point back to me specifically."...
09:36, 09/13/2019

High-Protein Diet: 5 Protein-Rich Nuts And Seeds You Can Have Through The Day Protein-Rich Diet: Healthy seeds have become a rage in the world of health and nutrition.Here are 5 protein-rich nuts and seeds that you may add to your diet for healthy weight loss...
10:00, 09/13/2019

Brazil environment minister to meet US climate denier group before UN summit Ricardo Salles to meet Competitive Enterprise Institute (CEI)Critics say Bolsonaro lacks commitment to fight climate crisisBrazil’s environment minister, Ricardo Salles, will meet a rightwing US advoc...
10:00, 09/13/2019

Reclaimed lakes and giant airports: how Mexico City might have looked The Mexican capital was founded by Aztecs on an island in a vast lake. No wonder water flows through so many of its unbuilt projectsEver since Mexico City was founded on an island in the lake of Texco...
10:00, 09/13/2019

Democrats impress debate watchers in Atlanta People packed in Manuel’s Tavern in Atlanta to watch the 2020 Democratic presidential candidate debate, the third of the 2020 election cycle. (Sept. 13)        ...
10:24, 09/13/2019

3 Top Court Judges To Hear Centre's Plea To Recall Order On Dalit Law The government's request seeking a review of the controversial order, that allegedly diluted the stringent provisions of a law protecting Scheduled Casts and Tribes, was referred to a three-judge......
10:24, 09/13/2019

Jets’ Demaryius Thomas knows he’s older but says he’s ‘still got it’ Demaryius Thomas is coming off the worst year of his career. He’s 31 years old and was just traded from one rival to another for a sixth-round pick. It begs the question: Does the five-time Pro Bowl w...
10:48, 09/13/2019

What to look for from Islanders in Year 2 of Barry Trotz era Even with all those question marks on the roster at the end of last season’s surprising run to the second round of the playoffs, the Islanders managed to remain almost an identical team. The club was ...
10:48, 09/13/2019

Jack Hughes-P.K. Subban era set to start for Devils It was a huge summer for the Devils, as they were gifted the No. 1-overall pick in the draft and took American center Jack Hughes, then added flamboyant defenseman P.K. Subban in a blockbuster trade t...
10:48, 09/13/2019

India capital to temporarily restrict cars to curb pollution Indian authorities have announced a plan to restrict the movement of private cars in the capital for nearly two weeks after a major Hindu festival that features fireworks that cloak the area with toxi...
12:01, 09/13/2019

Czech state attorneys drop criminal charges against PM Babis The Prague state attorney has halted criminal investigations into Prime Minister Andrej Babis, his family members and others, the attorney's office said on Friday....
12:24, 09/13/2019

Zimbabwe's Mugabe to be buried at national shrine, family says Zimbabwe's founder Robert Mugabe will be buried at a national shrine in Harare on Sunday, the Mugabe family spokesman said on Friday, contradicting comments a day earlier which suggested the family wa...
12:24, 09/13/2019

Hong Kong tycoon Li Ka-shing says he regrets protest comments were misrepresented Hong Kong billionaire Li Ka-shing said on Friday he deeply regrets that recent comments he made regarding protests in the financial hub were misrepresented and reiterated that any actions that violate...
12:24, 09/13/2019

The 100 best albums of the 21st century We polled 45 music writers to rank the definitive LPs of the 21st century so far. Read our countdown of passionate pop, electrifying rock and anthemic rap – and see if you agreeRead more about our No ...
12:48, 09/13/2019

EQT's Stockholm IPO fully covered across price range Sweden's EQT received sufficient investor orders to cover its 1.1-1.2 billion euro ($1.22-1.33 billion) initial public offering (IPO) across the entire price range just two hours after opening the ord...
12:48, 09/13/2019

GLOBAL MARKETS-Asia shares at 6-week high on trade progress, ECB easing Asian stocks climbed to their highest in six weeks on Friday, as signs of progress in U.S.-China trade talks and aggressive stimulus from the European Central Bank helped to calm fears of a global eco...
12:48, 09/13/2019

'Harry Potter' author JK Rowling gives $18.8 million gift for MS research "Harry Potter" author J.K. Rowling made an $18.8 million donation for research into multiple sclerosis treatment at a center named for her mother.        ...
12:48, 09/13/2019

How The Gap, Old Navy plan to utilize data, IT, e-commerce as they split up in pursuit of growth The Gap as it is known today will split brands such as Gap, Banana Republic and Athleta and Old Navy for better focus. Executives outlined their data strategies in an analyst meeting....
13:12, 09/13/2019

Google Maps just got a brand new feature that goes way beyond navigation Google has been adding plenty of new features to Google Maps over the year, most of them meant to improve navigation and commute experiences. The latest feature, however, is a lot more helpful than ju...
13:12, 09/13/2019

Democrats take aim at gun owners in Houston debate Gun control featured prominently in the third Democratic debate in Houston, with most of the 10 candidates trying to one-up each other on the issue while also jabbing repeatedly at President Trump....
13:12, 09/13/2019

Major Setback: NASA Has Cancelled Plans To Go To Mars Because They Can't Find Anything Cute To Wear For years now, NASA has been working tirelessly towards its goal of sending a crewed shuttle to Mars, but now it looks like that mission might never get off the ground: NASA has abandoned its plans to...
13:48, 09/13/2019

Glen Assoun to receive initial compensation payment for wrongful murder conviction Nova Scotia Justice Minister Mark Furey said Thursday the agreement for an undisclosed amount of financial help for Glen Assoun has been finalized and the cheque will be available within days....
13:50, 09/13/2019

Exclusive: While battling opioid crisis, U.S. government weighed using fentanyl for executions The U.S. Department of Justice examined using fentanyl in lethal injections as it prepared last year to resume executing condemned prisoners, a then untested use of the powerful, addictive opioid that...
14:24, 09/13/2019

Turkish ex-Prime Minister Davutoglu leaves Erdogan's party Turkish former-Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu has resigned from the ruling AKP party, saying he will start a "new political movement." He had already been under threat of dismissal....
14:24, 09/13/2019

House Committee Requests Tech Executives' Emails in Antitrust Probe Congress is ramping up its probe into the tech industry, with House lawmakers demanding emails and executive communications from four technology giants as they look for evidence of anticompetitive beh...
14:48, 09/13/2019

Retail Sales Rose in August American shoppers spent strongly in August, supporting the broader economy at a time of heightened global uncertainty. Retail sales, increased a seasonally adjusted 0.4% from a month earlier....
14:48, 09/13/2019

Opioid Reckoning Hits Money Managers Exposure to drug companies with potential liabilities stemming from widespread opioid addiction is damaging investment returns at several money managers as pain from the national drug crisis spreads....
14:48, 09/13/2019

2,100-year-old 'iPhone case' discovered in ‘Russian Atlantis’ From the depths of Russia's "Atlantis" — a famed archaeological site in southern Siberia that lies underwater for most of the year — archaeologists emerged with what looks like a jewel-studded case fo...
14:48, 09/13/2019

Watch: Make Super-Soft Atta (Wheat Dough) In Just One Minute With This Genius Tip There are times when the dough can go miserably wrong. But what if we tell you there is a way that could help you knead a super-soft dough in just a minute?!...
14:48, 09/13/2019

|Draftlawproposedtogivestateashareinpetroleum The Department of Mineral Resources and Energy is considering legislation that will give government a 20% free carry share in upstream petroleum, Parliament heard on Friday....
15:12, 09/13/2019

|Numsaandautomakersbreakdeadlock,reach3-yearwageagreement Trade union Numsa on Friday reached a three-year wage deal agreement with automotive manufacturers after wage negotiations reached a deadlock earlier this month....
15:12, 09/13/2019

7 Things We Learned From the Third Democratic Debate For the first time in the 2020 Democratic primary, the top 10 candidates took the stage together Thursday night in Houston for a debate that focused on issues ranging from healthcare to gun violence t...
15:12, 09/13/2019

AT&T to lose 1.1 million TV subscribers as DirecTV continues nosedive (credit: Aurich Lawson) AT&T expects to lose about 1.1 million TV customers in the third quarter as it faces pressure from an investment group that says AT&T's increased focus on the TV business was...
15:36, 09/13/2019

'Flying fish’ drone actually explodes out of the water Drones that can both swim and fly are no longer in the distant future. Imperial College London's Aerial Robotics Lab built a concept for multimodal swimming robot it calls AquaMAV that can jump o...
16:00, 09/13/2019

‘Anthem’ heads to EA Access after rocky launch Anthem, the open-world action RPG by Bioware and EA, had a less than stellar debut earlier this year. The game is now available to EA Access and Origin Access subscribers, giving the troubled title on...
16:00, 09/13/2019

Pandora's new desktop app is now available on Windows Just as Apple Music is making its way to web browsers, Pandora is moving in the opposite direction by unleashing a desktop app. The Mac version debuted in May, and now the Windows 10 app has arrived....
16:00, 09/13/2019

Steam recommendation engine no longer favors popular titles Steam has gone back to the drawing board with its game recommendation engine. The gaming marketplace today updated its recommendation feed to be more precise and diverse in the titles it suggests. The...
16:00, 09/13/2019

Eli Young Band on their journey to success and nearly 20-year career: 'We're very blessed to be where we are' What started out as a garage band while attending the University of North Texas, turned out to become an award-winning, storied career in country music for Mike Eli, James Young, Jon Jones and Chris T...
16:00, 09/13/2019

Berlin panda babies thriving — and cute — at 2 weeks old Berlin’s zoo says two giant panda twins born two weeks ago are thriving and already showing signs of how they’ll look once they mature, with black ears and black rings around their tiny eyes...
16:00, 09/13/2019

Amy Sherald’s Shining Second Act After her famous portrait of Michelle Obama, the artist is bringing her new works to New York. “Every painting is a kind of communion,” our critic says....
16:00, 09/13/2019

Sleep apnea, resistant hypertension poses highest risk for heart attack People with severe forms of sleep apnea also have higher blood pressure. Those with resistant high blood pressure, which can require multiple drugs to control, have the highest risk of suffering a hea...
16:00, 09/13/2019

Former Holy Cross coach, fired after 34 years, sues school The former coach of the Holy Cross women's basketball team who was fired in March after 34 years has sued the school, alleging breach of contract, defamation, age discrimination, and infliction o...
16:24, 09/13/2019

In Defense of Justify, Bob Baffert Lets Others Do the Talking for a Change The Hall of Fame trainer declined to comment on a drug test report, but his lawyer said contamination had led to detection of a banned substance in Justify weeks before he began his run to the 2018 Tr...
16:24, 09/13/2019

Sam Smith 'wants to be called they instead of he' Singer Sam Smith reportedly wants his friends and family to refer to him as "they" rather than "he", six months after revealing he does not identify as male or female....
16:48, 09/13/2019

Linking Tango and Jazz, Guillermo Klein Looks Back and Ahead The September album “Cristal” by Los Guachos, his multinational 11-piece big band, takes on tunes by the tango star Carlos Gardel, as well as Mr. Klein’s own compositions....
16:48, 09/13/2019

Yahoo Japan Takes on Amazon, Rakuten With $3.7 Billion Deal Yahoo Japan plans to take a 50.1% stake in Japanese online fashion retailer Zozo, while Zozo founder Yusaku Maezawa resigned as CEO to focus on personal ambitions, including traveling into space....
17:12, 09/13/2019

Heathrow drone protest fails as activists marred by technical breakdowns before police make two arrests Attempts by climate change protesters to disrupt flights at Heathrow this morning failed as technical issues hampered attempts to use drones and police arrested two climate change protesters at the ai...
17:12, 09/13/2019

COMMENTARY: Why political ideology can’t be ignored in this election Why are people losing faith in politics? Perhaps it's because elites are more interested in protecting the status quo than seeking change, Amira Elghawaby says....
17:12, 09/13/2019

Who needs guacamole? 10 great places that elevate avocado toast Once a millennial dining cliché, avocado toast has grown up and found its way onto menus across the country. Here are 10 places that do it right.       ...
17:36, 09/13/2019

Rising Car Prices Are Sending Even Strong-Credit Buyers to the Used Lot Drivers with high credit scores accounted for more than half of used-car financing in the second quarter this year, which was a record, the credit bureau Experian said....
17:36, 09/13/2019

"Will Never Be Great": After Harmison, Another Englishman Lays Into Smith Steve Smith, irrespective of his phenomenal form in the Ashes series, is still being castigated by some for his role in the ball-tampering scandal in South Africa....
17:36, 09/13/2019

Huawei's Device Business Has Already Earned as Much as It Made in All of 2018 Huawei's device business, comprising mainly smartphones, made a 11 billion yuan ($1.55 billion) profit in the first half of this year - as much as it earned in all of 2018....
18:00, 09/13/2019

U.S. imposes sanctions on North Korean hacking groups blamed for global attacks The U.S. Treasury on Friday announced sanctions on three North Korean hacking groups it said were involved in the "WannaCry" ransomware attacks and hacking of international banks and customer accounts...
18:00, 09/13/2019

Tunisians prepare for the polls as unpredictable election looms Tunisia's presidential election on Sunday is the most unpredictable in its short experience of democracy, a contest with no overwhelming front-runner at a time of economic angst....
18:00, 09/13/2019

With Zelenskiy in charge, Ukraine tycoon Kolomoisky sees amicable solution on PrivatBank Ukrainian tycoon Ihor Kolomoisky said on Friday he saw room for an amicable solution in his long battle with the authorities over the country's largest lender, PrivatBank, now that President Volodymyr...
18:00, 09/13/2019

Shakey Graves is the role this singer-songwriter was born to play As Shakey Graves, singer-songwriter Alejandro Rose-Garcia hides behind the stage name rather than share his true self. Or does he? “I think the nice part is I have the option to,” says Ros...
18:00, 09/13/2019

‘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 songs that are filled with sto...
18:00, 09/13/2019

UPS to pay $8.4 million to resolve U.S. overcharging probe The U.S. Justice Department said United Parcel Service Inc has agreed to pay the United States $8.4 million to resolve allegations it overcharged federal agencies for package delivery services....
18:00, 09/13/2019

U.S. FDA flags probable cancer-causing impurity in common heartburn drugs The U.S. Food and Drug Administration said on Friday that some medicines containing ranitidine, including Sanofi SA's Zantac, had traces of a probable cancer-causing impurity called N-nitrosodimethyla...
18:00, 09/13/2019

METALS-Copper gains on optimism over trade talks Copper hit the highest in 1-1/2 months on Friday as investors hoped an easing of trade tensions between the United States and China might eventually boost metals demand....
18:00, 09/13/2019

Lara Trump: Voters ‘more afraid’ than in 2016 to tell pollsters they support President Trump The president’s daughter-in-law and senior adviser to his reelection campaign dismissed recent polls showing Trump trailing multiple Democratic candidates....
18:01, 09/13/2019

|Asexycrimedrama,adventure,andaSouthAfricanclassicincinemasthisweekend Women take the lead at local cinemas this weekend - from a group of strippers taking back their power to a brave young explorer and a South African classic heroine....
18:01, 09/13/2019

Texas Republican lawmaker to Beto O'Rourke: 'My AR is ready for you' Republican Texas state Rep. Briscoe Cain drew fierce ire Thursday night for a gun-related tweet that many considered to be a death threat against Democratic presidential candidate Beto O'Rourke....
18:24, 09/13/2019

Harvest Moon to glow bright on Friday -- the 13th Superstition will fill the air on Friday the 13th, a day commonly known as one of the unluckiest days of the year. As the sun sets, one of the most well-known full moons will fill the night sky....
18:24, 09/13/2019

Maybe the universe isn’t as old as everyone thought We like to think we’re the center of the universe, but in the grand scheme of things, humans have only been around for a tiny, almost impossibly small fraction of the age of Earth. Our planet an...
18:24, 09/13/2019

Sterling now better than Neymar and can win Ballon d'Or – Carragher "Raheem Sterling’s development has seen him become a better player than Neymar, according to Jamie Carragher, who believes the England forward can go on to win the Ballon d’Or."...
18:24, 09/13/2019

Van der Poel eyes Tour de Britain title after powering past Trentin in Stage Seven "Mathieu van der Poel has extended his advantage in the Tour of Britain after powering past Matteo Trentin in Stage Seven. He has a 12 second lead going into the final stage in Manchester tomorrow."...
18:24, 09/13/2019

Adobe Premiere Pro can automatically reframe your videos Reframing video footage to fit a different aspect ratio is a painful process. Simply changing your project's settings from a widescreen aspect ratio to a square one won't cut it; you'll...
18:48, 09/13/2019

What Do I Do If An Inspection Reveals Issues On A Used Car? As Jalopnik’s resident car buying expert and professional car shopper, I get emails. Lots of emails. I’ve decided to pick a few questions and try to help out. This week we are talking about issued rev...
18:48, 09/13/2019

We Regret To Inform You That The Cadillac CT4-V Has Just 24 More HP Than A Toyota Camry There I was, just doing my job, writing about cars and whatnot, when I saw a sight that would haunt me from this point forward: the Cadillac CT4-V’s ghastly low horsepower number, which would have oth...
18:48, 09/13/2019

Formula E Is Making A Profit And Attracting The Youths When Formula E burst onto the racing scene at its first-ever race in 2014, people were skeptical that the series would actually survive. Electric cars weren’t quite in vogue yet, and people wondered w...
18:48, 09/13/2019

This $180 Dart Blaster Is More Powerful Than Anything Nerf's Ever Made Despite designs that often make them look like they’re part of the US military’s advanced arsenal, Nerf’s dart-blasters are just toys, and as a result their performance often disappoints compared to o...
18:48, 09/13/2019

Review: Amazon's surreal animated 'Undone' is the best new show this fall "Undone," a psychedelic animated series from the "BoJack Horseman" producers, has heart, philosophy and humor in every episode. It's outstanding.        ...
19:12, 09/13/2019

New comet is our second interstellar visitor Enlarge / Comet C/2019 Q4 (Borisov). Note the fuzzy appearance and faint tail. (credit: Canada-France-Hawaii Telescope) Due to complicated gravitational interactions from planets and other bodies, i...
19:12, 09/13/2019

Trump administration enters new phase for border wall, sets ambitious timetable after securing land Amid a series of legal and political setbacks that have raised questions about the border wall project's future, the Trump administration is making a renewed effort to show voters the wall remains a t...
19:12, 09/13/2019

A day in the life of Sotheby's International Realty's CMO, who wakes up at 5:30 a.m., commutes from New York to New Jersey every day, and has chickens named after 'Real Housewives' characters Courtesy of Kevin Thompson Kevin Thompson is the chief marketing officer of Sotheby's International Realty, a global luxury residential real-estate company. He lives in a farmhouse in Stony Point, Ne...
19:12, 09/13/2019

'Fresh air, no delinquency': the Italian region paying people to move in Molise is offering €700 a month to newcomers who settle in underpopulated areasMolise, a sparsely populated region of southern Italy, is so off the radar that many Italians joke that “Molise non esist...
19:36, 09/13/2019

American Beauty at 20: is the Oscar-winning hit worth a closer look? In the years since its release, critics have turned against 1999’s Oscar-winning suburban satire but it remains a telling snapshot of the timeI was 16 when I first saw American Beauty; it was the idea...
19:36, 09/13/2019

Héber: from partnering Firmino in Brazil to replacing David Villa in NYC Heber played alongside ‘Alberto’ Firmino in his teens before spells in Armenia and Croatia earned him a move to New YorkBy Joshua Law for Yellow & Green FootballHéber didn’t have to think twice. He ha...
19:36, 09/13/2019

Colbert on the Democratic debate: let the 'humble background games' begin Late-night hosts sort through three hours of sound bites and campaign promises from the Democratic presidential debateIn a live show following the three-hour Democratic debate, Stephen Colbert picked ...
19:36, 09/13/2019

Valencia a club in chaos as Marcelino claims Copa del Rey win over Barcelona was catalyst for his exit Marcelino Garcia Toral could not stop smiling. Valencia had just beaten Barcelona in the final of the Copa del Rey and beaming in the press room at the Benito Villamarin, he could barely believe it....
19:36, 09/13/2019

NASA contractors share the grief of Israeli and Indian lunar failures The team was gathered in a conference room last week, about 35 in all, ready to celebrate India’s triumph: the country’s first lunar landing. Like many watching the live stream broadcast from the cont...
19:36, 09/13/2019

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

Paw-sitively beautiful photo released of Desert Museum’s ocelot ‘kitten’ TUCSON – One of Pima County’s cutest fuzzballs is growing up.While she may be a tad bit bigger, Arizona-Sonora Desert Museum’s ocelot “kitten”, Ida Zigglebaum still overl...
20:00, 09/13/2019

Baffert lawyer: Justify positive test from contaminated food NEW YORK (AP) –A lawyer for Bob Baffert says the Hall of Fame trainer did not intentionally give 2018 Triple Crown winning horse Justify a banned substance that caused a positive test prior to l...
20:00, 09/13/2019

Skeletal remains in Arizona ID’d as missing New Mexico woman WILLCOX, Ariz. (AP) — Authorities say skeletal remains found last year in Arizona’s Chiricahua Mountains have been identified as a New Mexico woman missing since 2015. Cochise County SheriffR...
20:00, 09/13/2019

‘I am in your head. The rent is free.’ Meet the hardest-working mouth in MLS. Quincy Amarikwa, a well-traveled forward in his first season with D.C. United, uses psychological warfare to unnerve opponents including superstar Zlatan Ibrahimovic....
20:24, 09/13/2019

The best cheap PS4 bundles, deals and prices in the September sales Ok, let's do this. E3 2019 has shown us some great upcoming games and you're finally after a cheap PS4 bundle deal. This is a fantastic time to buy in as so many of the best PS4 games are su...
20:24, 09/13/2019

iPhone 11 colors: the new options for the iPhone 11 and 11 Pro Apple has just launched its new iPhone 11. Alongside that, it launched two variants of the iPhone 11 Pro, one smaller and one Max. Between the two different models of iPhone 11, Apple has also offered...
20:24, 09/13/2019

Look: Judith Light receives star on Hollywood Walk of Fame Judith Light received a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame during a ceremony attended by her husband, Robert Desiderio, former "Ugly Betty" co-star America Ferrera and "Transparent" creator Jill Solow...
20:24, 09/13/2019

Liz Cheney throws lighter fluid on feud with Rand Paul BALTIMORE — Republican Rep. Liz Cheney is not backing down from her Twitter feud with fellow Republican Rand Paul.Cheney, the third-ranking House Republican and head of the party’s messaging efforts, ...
20:48, 09/13/2019

Eddie Money's life and career in photos Eddie Money has passed away at age 70, his family told Variety, Rolling Stone and AP. We're taking a look back at the rocker's life and career in photos.       ...
20:48, 09/13/2019

Microsoft improves conference room audio with AI that taps multiple mics In a newly published paper and blog post, Microsoft researchers describe an AI system that taps multiple microphones to improve meeting audio quality.Read More...
20:48, 09/13/2019

From Rita Ora to Lena Dunham: how a podcast about celebrity became a 'recipe for joy' Across 350 shows, Who? Weekly hosts Lindsey Weber and Bobby Finger have amassed a loyal fanbase by poking at the rich and fame-lessIn July this year the niche podcast Who? Weekly got a call from an un...
20:48, 09/13/2019

Zimbabwe’s Mugabe to be buried in 30 days, at new site The burial of Zimbabwe’s founding president, President Robert Mugabe, will be delayed for a month until a special site can be built at the national Heroes’ Acre monument, a family spokesman says...
20:48, 09/13/2019

New York City health chief sounds alarm on vaping rates among middle-school children New York City Health Commissioner Oxiris Barbot, a pediatrician, said 1 in 15 middle-school students in the city said they currently use electronic cigarettes....
20:48, 09/13/2019

Alexander Skarsgard to play Randall Flagg in 'The Stand' CBS All Access has shed some light on the role of The Dark Man, confirming to CNN on Friday that "Big Little Lies" alum Alexander Skarsgard will play the villainous Randall Flagg in its limited series...
21:12, 09/13/2019

Aaveg Adds Tata Tigor EVs To Its Fleet For Corporate Travel Travel solutions provider for corporate Aaveg has announced the induction of the Tata Tigor EVs in its fleet for corporate mobility. The firm says that the decision to switch to electric vehicles was....
21:12, 09/13/2019

Watch this man casually turn Amazon boxes into awesome, anime-inspired weaponry As an online shopper, recycling cardboard boxes is probably the most annoying (but necessary) routines to engage in. You’ve got the joy of opening something you just bought from a multi-billion dollar...
21:36, 09/13/2019

Manchester City’s Aymeric Laporte out for up to six months with knee injury • Guardiola says defender could be sidelined until March• Sterling urged to ignore Ronaldo and Messi comparisonsManchester City could be without Aymeric Laporte until March after Pep Guardiola said th...
21:36, 09/13/2019

Ashes 2019: England v Australia, fifth Test day two – as it happened The majestic Jofra Archer took six wickets and Steve Smith made his lowest score of the series, a mere 80, as England took control of the final Test 7.46pm BST That’s it for today’s blog; I’ll leave y...
21:36, 09/13/2019

County cricket: Nottinghamshire down after Warwickshire and Essex draw – as it happened Essex and Warwickshire’s draw at Edgbaston means the hosts survive to play another Division One season and relegates Nottinghamshire 6.21pm BST Essex’s championship charge stumbled as they were force...
21:36, 09/13/2019

VW CEO shifts strategy from empire building to efficiency Volkswagen has abandoned its decades-old obsession with empire building and no-expense-spared engineering to free up resources for the development and mass production of electric cars, its CEO Herber...
21:36, 09/13/2019

WRC Turkey: Lappi extends lead over Ogier, Neuville close in third Citroen's Esapekka Lappi has extended his Rally Turkey lead to 17.7 seconds after a tough afternoon, increasing his advantage over reigning World Rally Championship winner Sebastien Ogier...
21:36, 09/13/2019

Nicolas Hamilton's BTCC season saved by Williams Formula 1 sponsor Nicolas Hamilton's British Touring Car Championship season has been saved after the loss of a secondary sponsor almost forced him to miss this weekend's event at Knockhill...
21:36, 09/13/2019

Montoya: Vettel F1 2019 issues more likely technical than mentality Sebastian Vettel's troubles this year are more likely to be a "technical" problem than an issue with the four-time Formula 1 world champion's mentality, reckons Juan Pablo Montoya...
21:36, 09/13/2019

German central bank chief slams ECB stimulus package Interest rate cuts and bond-buying programs to boost Europe's flagging economy "overshot the mark," according to Jens Weidmann. And he wasn't the only central banker to criticise Mario Draghi's moneta...
21:36, 09/13/2019

The 10 best home and cooking sales you can get this weekend Give your home the refresh it deserves thanks to these great sales happening at Houzz, Anthropologie, Sears, and more.       ...
21:36, 09/13/2019

Jets' Gregg Williams dismisses Odell Beckham Jr.'s accusations, gets testy about bountygate Jets defensive coordinator Gregg Williams doesn't seem to think much of Odell Beckham Jr. after the Browns WR took shots at Williams' coaching style.       ...
22:01, 09/13/2019

Tim Tebow doesn't want college athletes to get paid: 'It's about your team' Former Florida quarterback and New York Mets minor-leaguer Tim Tebow believes paying college athletes changes the meaning of college sports.       ...
22:01, 09/13/2019

Giants' Sterling Shepard out vs Bills, Latimer questionable New York Giants may be without top starting receivers for home opener against Buffalo Bills; Sterling Shepard ruled out, Latimer questionable       ...
22:01, 09/13/2019

WVU basketball exhibition to benefit Ohio shooting victims West Virginia will play an exhibition men's basketball game to benefit the victims and families affected by a mass shooting in Dayton, Ohio       ...
22:01, 09/13/2019

Roglic overcomes crash to keep Spanish Vuelta lead Primoz Roglic was involved in a crash but recovered to finish safely in the peloton on Friday, keeping his lead entering the final competitive stage of the Spanish Vuelta     ...
22:01, 09/13/2019

Aston Martin launches new one-make racing series Four Aston Martin Vantage Cup by R-Motorsport series are planned from 2020 Aston Martin is further expanding its presence in international motorsport by creating an ambitious collection of new one-ma...
22:24, 09/13/2019

Freeform releases the premiere date and first gut-punching look at the Party Of Five reboot Today Freeform announced the release date for its reimagined reboot of the classic ‘90s drama, Party Of Five. The new iteration, which comes directly from current-day headlines as it explores immigrat...
22:24, 09/13/2019

TIFF 2019: Harriet Isn’t the Epic, Raw Tale You’re Waiting For “Harriet’s a film about freedom; it’s not about slavery,” director Kasi Lemmons mused amid the clinking and clanking of silverware as myself and several other black critics surrounded her during an in...
22:24, 09/13/2019

‘Gwent: The Witcher Card Game’ comes out on iOS on October 29th After it was first announced in March, Gwent: The Witcher Card Game is finally making its way to iOS later this month. Starting on October 29th, both iPhone and iPad owners will be able to play the fr...
22:24, 09/13/2019

Sharpen Your Mind: 50 Fun Ways to Get Smarter Nerd-out on Beethoven in Vienna, master chess stylishly, learn sous-vide cooking and 47 more diverting ideas to help you get studious this fall. Pencils ready?...
22:24, 09/13/2019

Message in a bottle saves stranded hikers Curtis Whitson has two strangers to thank for his family being alive today. Two brave hikers plucked a lime green bottle from a river and alerted authorities about the SOS message they found inside....
22:48, 09/13/2019

The court battle over Boris Johnson's suspension of parliament explained Boris Johnson is bracing himself for the mother of all legal battles this coming week over his controversial decision to suspend parliament in the run up to Brexit....
22:48, 09/13/2019

Rugby: Octopuses predict Japan will beat Ireland but not reach knockouts Two octopuses in Obira, on the northern Japanese island of Hokkaido, have predicted the hosts of the Rugby World Cup will not progress from their pool when the tournament begins later this month....
22:48, 09/13/2019

I Have Several Issues With This Year's Halloween Pokémon Toys Pikachu as Mimikyu. Charmander as Cubone. Lucario and Celebi as live-action role-players. This year’s batch of special Halloween-themed “Pumpkin Parade” plushies from The Pokémon Company are adorable ...
22:48, 09/13/2019

How To Play Long Video Games When You Have No Time For a lot of gamers with demanding jobs, marriages and/or families, the excitement of reading good reviews for games like Red Dead Redemption 2 and Assassin’s Creed Odyssey is tempered by the sinking ...
22:48, 09/13/2019

Delhi Declaration: Countries agree to make ‘land degradation neutrality’ by 2030, a national target for action A major UN conference on fighting desertification agreed on Friday to make the Sustainable Development Goal target of achieving “land degradation neutrality” (LDN), a national target for action....
22:48, 09/13/2019

Beto O’Rourke’s new position on assault weapons is reversal from stance in 2018 Beto O’Rourke’s vow during the third round of Democratic presidential debates “to take your AR-15, your AK-47” if elected president appears to be a direct reversal of his stance last year. The former ...
22:48, 09/13/2019

This lobster reaps the rewards of cannibalistic ‘squid storm’ NOAA’s Deep Discoverer captured the feeding frenzy of a bunch of shortfin squid, who are such "enthusiastic" eaters, they sometimes eat each other! This makes for an ideal situation for lobsters...
23:12, 09/13/2019

For Children With Peanut Allergies, F.D.A. Experts Recommend a New Treatment About 1.2 million American children have peanut allergies. A new drug, Palforzia, does not cure the condition, but it can blunt life-threatening reactions....
23:12, 09/13/2019

Rupee Extends Gain To 7th Day, Edges Past 71 Mark Against Dollar Continuing its upmove for a seventh straight day, the rupee gained as much as 26 paise to edge past the 71 mark against the dollar on Friday. After starting the session at 71.01, the rupee gained......
23:12, 09/13/2019

Hamburg airport security area closed with flights delayed Hamburg airport closed down its security check area on Friday night after a man was able to board a plane without a boarding pass. Police have said he is known to authorities....
23:12, 09/13/2019

Report: Air Force calls diversion of funds for border wall a national security risk The U.S. Air Force, in a report revealed Friday, said the planned $3.6 billion diversion of military funds for a border wall is a risk of national security....
23:36, 09/13/2019

Navy's Truman Carrier Strike Group deploys without its aircraft carrier With the aircraft carrier Harry S. Truman sidelined with electrical problems, its surface escorts nonetheless began deployment from their East Coast home ports on Thursday....
23:36, 09/13/2019

Huge Pixel 4 leak tells us everything we need to know about the phone’s best feature The Pixel 4 press event hasn’t even been announced, and yet somehow, someone’s selling the phones in Asia. That’s how we were able to see the upcoming Pixel 4 and Pixel 4 XL handsets...
23:36, 09/13/2019

Floods kills at least five in southeast Spain, thousands evacuated At least five people have been killed and some 3,500 evacuated in two days of torrential rains in southeastern Spain, with many roads, railways and an airport closed on Friday and emergency services r...
00:24, 09/14/2019

Tropical Depression Nine forms near Bahamas Tropical Depression Nine has formed near the Bahamas and is forecast to become a tropical storm on Saturday, the National Hurricane Center said on Friday....
00:24, 09/14/2019

Yes, They Found It in a Box Twenty-one years ago, Dr. Seuss’ widow discovered some unpublished manuscripts, including one that has become “Dr. Seuss’s Horse Museum,” illustrated by Andrew Joyner....
00:24, 09/14/2019

Brazil says U.S. offer for help on Amazon appears more effective Brazil's Foreign Affairs Minister Ernesto Araújo said on Friday that the United States' offer to help in the Amazon appears to be a more effective cooperation than former European efforts in that area...
00:48, 09/14/2019

Pressured by U.S., Colombians uproot coca plants, wary of landmines Dozens of Colombian soldiers dug up coca bushes under the tropical sun on a steep hillside near the Caribbean coast. Shovels in hand and guns slung across their backs in case of a sniper attack, they ...
00:48, 09/14/2019

Transit strike cripples Paris commute Parisians had to find alternate ways to get to work Friday morning after the city's biggest public transit strike in nearly 13 years crippled subway and bus lines....
00:48, 09/14/2019

'Read, read, read': Mattis won't say Trump should pick up his book but suggests he might learn about leadership if he did Former Defense Secretary Jim Mattis is on tour promoting his book Call Sign Chaos: Learning to Lead, and while he wants to talk about what he learned leading troops in combat, all interviewers want to...
00:48, 09/14/2019

'They feasted on him': Cancer-stricken veteran bitten 100 times in VA facility ant infestation before dying An Air Force veteran battling cancer was bitten more than 100 times by ants days before he died at a Veterans Affairs hospital in Georgia, according to his daughter....
00:48, 09/14/2019

Bold Strategy: Gatorade’s New Ad Campaign Pushes The Notion That Dumping Gatorade On People Is Something You Should Do When You’re Sad, Too For decades, Gatorade’s marketing efforts have aimed to associate the beverage with hardworking athletes and elite sports performance, but now it looks like they’re going for a totally different strat...
01:12, 09/14/2019

The Apple Watch's Next Trick Could Be Battling Pseudoscience—But Questions Remain Before launching into its battery of Apple Watch announcements on Tuesday, Apple set the tone, as it often does, with a moving promotional video. Among the many characters featured was a mother who de...
01:12, 09/14/2019

This prosthetic arm combines manual control with machine learning Prosthetic limbs are getting better every year, but the strength and precision they gain doesn’t always translate to easier or more effective use, as amputees have only a basic level of control ...
01:12, 09/14/2019

Revisit Happy Memories With the New Google Photos Feature Google added some new features to Photos today that make it even easier to revisit your past photos, regardless of which version of Android or iOS you’re on. And if you find nostalgia striking you esp...
01:12, 09/14/2019

How to Stop Losing Remotes When You Have Kids You see that remote in that baby’s hand? That’s gonna be missing in about 15 seconds. Because you’re going to turn away for a moment, you’re going to pop your coffee mug into the microwave (again) and...
01:12, 09/14/2019

How to Ride a Bike Outdoors If You've Only Ever Done Indoor Cycling If you’ve been killing it in your indoor cycling class, you might be wondering if you have what it takes to beast on the road as well. Or, you might be terrified. Here’s what you need to take your cyc...
01:12, 09/14/2019

Chicago Man Fraudulently Accrued 42 Million Delta SkyBonus Points, U.S. Says Gennady Podolsky used his position as a travel agent to cheat Delta Air Lines out of $1.75 million worth of loyalty points, according to an indictment....
01:36, 09/14/2019

AT&T Chief Laid Plans for His Exit. That Set Off an Activist Challenge. Plans by CEO Randall Stephenson to leave the helm to a longtime ally triggered the threat of a proxy fight by an aggressive Wall Street activist investor....
02:00, 09/14/2019

How Once-Doomed Mortgage Giants Gained New Lease on Life Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac cranked out profits after the financial crisis, and Congress couldn’t come up with a good alternative to them. Now, the Trump administration has a roadmap for reprivatizing ...
02:00, 09/14/2019

Farmers react cautiously to China excluding soy, pork from new tariffs Soy and pork prices jumped Friday after China announced it would exclude those commodities from its latest round of tariff escalations, but farmers say it's too soon to celebrate....
02:00, 09/14/2019

Felicity Huffman gets 14 days in prison for college admissions scandal A federal judge in Boston sentenced actor Felicity Huffman to 14 days in prison and community service Friday for paying thousands to get her daughter admitted to college....
02:00, 09/14/2019

UN chief launches Syria inquiry amid protests over secrecy U.N. Secretary-General Antonio Guterres has selected a Nigerian general to lead a U.N. investigation into attacks on hospitals in Syria’s last opposition stronghold in the northwest amid protests that...
02:00, 09/14/2019

De Blasio tries to bat away ‘quid-pro-quo’ claims with hotels union Mayor Bill de Blasio struggled Friday to bat away quid-pro-quo allegations reported by The Post over City Hall’s pro-Hotel Trades Council policy reversal — which came as the politically po...
02:24, 09/14/2019

CDC's case count of vaping-related lung illnesses went down, but not for reasons you might think The US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention announced Thursday there are 380 confirmed and probable cases of lung disease associated with vaping across 36 states and the US Virgin Islands. Six d...
02:48, 09/14/2019

Ted Cruz teases future White House bid: 'I hope to run again' Sen. Ted Cruz, a runner-up in the 2016 Republican primary, said he hopes to launch another White House bid in the future, calling his previous campaign "the most fun I've ever had."...
02:48, 09/14/2019

World’s darkest material is ‘blackest black’ ever created A high-tech material has been dubbed the “blackest black” ever created. The unnamed substance traps over 99.9% of light, making it 10 times blacker than anything that’s come before i...
03:12, 09/14/2019

White House prepares gun proposals but where Trump stands is unclear The White House is looking into a number of ideas, including some version of expanded background checks and additional resources for addressing mental-health issues....
03:36, 09/14/2019

‘Tent courts’ set up at border towns to ease strain on immigration cases The Trump administration has quietly started implementing its latest measure aimed at easing the strain of immigration courts tasked with a growing backlog of asylum cases at the southern border....
04:00, 09/14/2019

ESPN reviving 'NFL Primetime' with Chris Berman and Tom Jackson After a 14-year absence, the popular highlights show is coming back to Sunday nights on the ESPN+ streaming service starting this week.       ...
04:00, 09/14/2019

Rizzo's slam among 5 Cubs homers, Chicago rips Bucs 17-8 Anthony Rizzo hit a grand slam, Willson Contreras launched two long solo homers and the Chicago Cubs kept pace in the NL wild-card race with a 17-8 win over the Pittsburgh Pirates    &...
04:00, 09/14/2019

Amazon doesn't remove racist reviews of star Aluko's book Soccer star Eni Aluko is condemning Amazon for not removing racist reviews of her memoir posted on the online retailer's web site       ...
04:00, 09/14/2019

Broncos' Davis, Callahan questionable for Bears game Linebacker Todd Davis appears to have a better chance of playing against the Bears this weekend than cornerback Bryce Callahan       ...
04:00, 09/14/2019

David Quinn already setting his expectations for Rangers A day after Rangers team president John Davidson said making the playoffs was “a goal,” but “improvement” was the main focus for the team, in came second-year head coach David Quinn to answer just how...
04:00, 09/14/2019

U.S. Justice Gorsuch sees value of immigration through wife's eyes Supreme Court Justice Neil Gorsuch on Friday extolled the value of immigration and said his wife's experience as a naturalized U.S. citizen from Britain has helped give him a greater appreciation of t...
04:24, 09/14/2019

Bankrupt Philadelphia refinery expects $50 million advanced insurance payment Insurers of a fire-damaged Philadelphia refinery have indicated they would make a $50 million initial advance payment in connection with a June blaze that led to the plant’s closure, court documents s...
04:24, 09/14/2019

The MixtapE! Presents Halsey, Drake and More New Music Musts New music Fridays are a thrilling, yet daunting prospect for any music lover. It's essentially a weekly holiday where fan-favorite artists and fresh faces alike drop their latest......
04:24, 09/14/2019

Jonathan Van Ness Is Ready to Cheers to His 3 PCAs Nominations Yas, Queen! Jonathan Van Ness is celebrating his three PCAs nominations in a big way. E! News exclusively caught up with Queer Eye's grooming expert for his collaboration......
04:24, 09/14/2019

Why Gigi Hadid Is Being Sued for Posting a Photo of Ex Zayn Malik Gigi Hadid is being sued over a photo she posted of ex-boyfriend Zayn Malik. Photographer Robert O'Neil has filed a lawsuit against the supermodel in the Southern District of New......
04:24, 09/14/2019

Stranger Things' Joe Keery Jumps on the Bowl Cut Bandwagon Note to self: Never get bangs. The Stranger Things community is in mourning after learning the unfortunate news that Joe Keery has cut his beautiful locks into a bowl cut. He debuted the......
04:24, 09/14/2019

Felicity Huffman Sentenced to 14 Days in Prison in College Admissions Scandal Six months after her arrest in the college admissions scandal, Felicity Huffman has learned her fate. On Friday in a Massachusetts court, the Oscar-nominated actress was sentenced to a......
04:24, 09/14/2019

Pompeo: China and Russia have ‘morally reprehensible’ hypocrisy on human rights China and Russia have a “morally reprehensible” tactic of cloaking human rights abuses in hypocritical speeches, according to Secretary of State Mike Pompeo....
04:48, 09/14/2019

Weatherwatch: the Prussian polymath who founded modern meteorology Alexander von Humboldt “was one of the last people to hold essentially all scientific knowledge in one head” Happy Birthday, Alexander von Humboldt. Tomorrow marks 250 years since the birth of the Pru...
04:48, 09/14/2019

|ChinabacksUSfarmpurchasesastradetalksatmospherewarms China says it is encouraging companies to buy US farm products including soybeans and pork, and will exclude those commodities from additional tariffs, in the latest move to ease tensions before the t...
04:48, 09/14/2019

Toronto Film Festival 2019: ‘How to Build a Girl’ is a dose of reality Something rang awfully familiar to this film critic in “How to Build a Girl,” the story of an enthusiastic but inexperienced female writer trying to break into a field dominated by cliquey...
04:48, 09/14/2019

HBO Max orders limited series Americanah, starring Lupita Nyong'o, and written by Danai Gurira Reminding us yet again that Danai Gurira and Lupita Nyong’o’s ability to do awesome things in tandem neither starts, nor stops, at the borders of Wakanda, HBO announced today that it was ordering a ne...
04:48, 09/14/2019

UK's first marine park in Plymouth 'to lead way in ocean innovation' Plymouth Sound is set to be designated the UK's first national marine park, with the aim of protecting the area's estimated 1,000 species of marine life and vast seafaring economy....
05:12, 09/14/2019

Bahamians look for loved ones as 1,300 missing People in the northern Bahamas are using a variety of ways to search for family and friends, amid alarming reports that 1,300 people remain listed as missing nearly two weeks after Hurricane Dorian hi...
06:00, 09/14/2019

Police escort son of fallen officer on first day of school These police officers wanted make sure their fallen brother's little boy had the best first day of school ever.        ...
06:00, 09/14/2019

Pence: Trump committed seeing 2020 GOP majority Vice President Mike Pence delivers remarks at the 2019 House Republican Conference Member Retreat Friday, where he said he and President Donald Trump are committed to seeing a Republican majority retu...
06:00, 09/14/2019

FDA Finds ‘Potentially Dangerous’ Cancer-Causing Contaminant in Zantac, Related Drugs (WASHINGTON) — U.S. health officials said Friday they are investigating low levels of a potentially dangerous contaminant in the popular heartburn medication Zantac and related generic drugs. Fo...
06:00, 09/14/2019

NCAA women's soccer: From backyard to Bruins, the Rodriguez sisters share strong bond at UCLA Anika and Karina Rodriguez had a sibling rivalry as kids. Together at UCLA, they're each other's biggest supporters as the Bruins contend for an NCAA women's soccer title....
06:00, 09/14/2019

Taliban visits Moscow days after Trump says talks with group are ‘dead’ MOSCOW — A negotiating team from the Taliban arrived Friday in Russia, a representative told The Associated Press, just days after US President Donald Trump declared dead a deal with the insurgent gr...
06:24, 09/14/2019

Bichette, Jays beat Yankees in 12 innings Bo Bichette led off the bottom of the 12th inning with a towering home run to left field to give the Toronto Blue Jays a 6-5 victory against the mighty New York Yankees on Friday....
06:24, 09/14/2019

Mercedes-Benz GLE 350de 4Matic 2019 review A competitive electric-only range makes this new diesel-electric plug-in hybrid SUV a smooth operator in urban areas This is the latest model to join the second-generation Mercedes-Benz GLE line-up:...
06:48, 09/14/2019

A Guy’s Guide to Self-Tanner That Won't Make You Look Like a Pumpkin This summer, a male friend of mine got upset when he learned I’d played hooky one day and went to the pool near where he lives and didn’t invite him. My defense?...
07:12, 09/14/2019

Stock exchange spurns £30bn Hong Kong takeover bid The London Stock Exchange has firmly rejected an unsolicited takeover bid by its Hong Kong rival, citing "fundamental flaws" in the £30bn offer....
07:36, 09/14/2019

Eddie Money, 'Take Me Home Tonight' and 'Two Tickets to Paradise' rocker, dies at 70 Born Edward Mahoney, Money launched his career in Berkeley in the '70s, landing Top 40 hits and platinum records over the next decade.        ...
07:36, 09/14/2019

Legendary Le Mans Racer Brings The Thunder To Goodwood Holy crap, look at the incredible lineup of racing talent in this one vintage race. You’ve got open wheel and Le Mans legends, led by the incomparable Romain Dumas in a stonking great Ford Thunderbird...
07:36, 09/14/2019

Oh, Dear God, No Fifty-three foot trucks are not allowed on most New York City streets for a reason. I could sit here and explain to you what those reasons are, or you could just watch this horrendous video of a 53-fo...
07:36, 09/14/2019

A Very Basic Guide To Understanding How The NASCAR Cup Series Playoffs Work Understanding modern NASCAR can be difficult for anyone trying to get into it. You may be baffled as to why races have premeditated cautions or why they don’t just give the trophy to the driver who co...
07:36, 09/14/2019

Local Red Cross volunteer returns from helping victims of Hurricane Dorian TUCSON- One local Red Cross volunteer is back from deployment after assisting in Florida to help those seek shelter during Hurricane Dorian. “My mission is to help people,” said Kathy Hay,...
08:24, 09/14/2019

TFD: Students exposed to chemical after spill on TUSD bus TUCSON – Emergency crews have responded to a chemical exposure after a vial spilled on a Tucson Unified school bus near Dodge Road and 24th Street Friday afternoon. According to TUSD officials, ...
08:24, 09/14/2019

California assembly votes to ban private, for-profit prisons CALIFORNIA NBC -The California state legislature voted Wednesday to ban for-profit private prisons, including some facilities used by U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement. The bill, which must be ...
08:24, 09/14/2019

MoviePass is shutting down. Discount service to bring the curtain down this week MoviePass, the service that allowed film buffs to catch flicks at a discount, will stop operating this week, and may not return       ...
08:24, 09/14/2019

Felicity Huffman sentence in college admissions scam slammed on social media Felicity Huffman is drawing outrage after the actress was sentenced Friday to 14 days in prison for her role in a brazen college admissions scandal involving rich and famous families who funneled cash...
08:48, 09/14/2019

Newcastle manager Steve Bruce regrets not signing Virgil van Dijk at Hull • Bruce admits Mo Salah slipped through Egyptian scouting net• ‘Van Dijk gave Liverpool the backbone they needed’Steve Bruce has revealed before Saturday’s trip to Liverpool with Newcastle that he tri...
10:24, 09/14/2019

Frank Lampard says place in the top six cannot be guaranteed for Chelsea • Transfer ban has prevented club from replacing Eden Hazard• ‘A top six you can’t write down. Teams are investing heavily’Frank Lampard has admitted Chelsea are at risk of losing their place in the t...
10:24, 09/14/2019

Fitness tips: three benefits of Brazilian jiu-jitsu A black belt and coach explains why it’s good for you• Fit in my 40s: Zoe Williams gives Brazilian jiu-jitsu a goIt’s great self-defence The main difference between Brazilian and traditional jiu-jitsu...
10:24, 09/14/2019

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

A letter to… my friends with children ‘I do understand that your life has changed. But what about me? What about our friendship?’: the letter you always wanted to writeIt happens every time. I know it will, and I don’t begrudge it. Except...
10:24, 09/14/2019

Indian summer: recipes for tamarind curry and kachumber salad | Anna Jones Served either as a meal or separately, these dishes – a tangy curry and an Indian chopped salad – make a big impact for very little fussI enjoy cooking with limitations; fitting a few ingredients into...
10:24, 09/14/2019

Experience: I nearly died of measles The doctors hadn’t seen such a bad case. But I don’t blame my mother for not having me vaccinatedI was watching a film with my boyfriend, Marty, one Saturday night last April when I felt an itchy rash...
10:24, 09/14/2019

Jamieson claims halfway lead at KLM Open, Garcia in the hunt Scotland's Scott Jamieson shot a bogey-free seven-under-par 65, the best round on the day, to take a two-stroke lead over Spaniard Sergio Garcia and a trio of Englishmen after the second round of the ...
10:48, 09/14/2019

Cycling- Movistar accuse UCI of Roglic favoritism Movistar’s Sporting Director accused cycling's governing body of favoring Vuelta a Espana leader Primoz Roglic on Friday after the Slovenian was allowed to use a car’s slipstream to catch up with the ...
10:48, 09/14/2019

Cole wins 17th, Springer's HR lifts Astros over Royals 4-1 George Springer hit a tiebreaking, three-run homer in the ninth inning, Gerrit Cole win his 13th straight decision and the Houston Astros beat the Kansas City Royals 4-1 to stop a three-game losing st...
11:12, 09/14/2019

Afghan Taliban send team to Russia after U.S. talks collapse The Taliban have sent a delegation to Russia to discuss prospects for a withdrawal of U.S. troops from Afghanistan following the collapse of talks with the United States this month, officials from the...
11:12, 09/14/2019

Opiate tycoons stashed $1 billion in Swiss banks amid probe: Court files The Sackler family, which owns OxyContin maker Purdue Pharma, is believed to have transferred about $1 billion (€900 million) to themselves, including to their Swiss bank accounts, court papers showed...
11:36, 09/14/2019

Greta Thunberg brings climate protests to White House The Swedish climate activist joined protesters in Washington after arriving in the US by yacht. The US president is a known climate skeptic who has been rolling back environmental regulations in the c...
11:36, 09/14/2019

Smartwool’s Innovative New Intraknit Base Layers Will Knock Your Socks Off What if Smartwool...for your entire body? The legendary merino wool sock experts want to keep you cozy this winter with the new Intraknit base layer collection for men and women....
11:36, 09/14/2019

UPDATE 2-Disney CEO Bob Iger resigns from Apple board as TV battle looms Apple Inc said https://www.sec.gov/ix?doc=/Archives/edgar/data/320193/000032019319000093/a8-kseptember201991019.htm on Friday that Walt Disney Co Chief Executive Officer Bob Iger had resigned from the...
12:24, 09/14/2019

New Jersey brokerage firm to pay $13 million to settle federal allegations -U.S. CFTC A New Jersey-based brokerage will pay $13 million to settle charges that it failed to supervise employee conduct during telephone trades and made false or misleading statements to a regulator, the U.S...
12:24, 09/14/2019

The Startup That Manipulated Data to Get a Miracle Drug to Market AveXis had a revolutionary gene therapy for babies with a deadly disease, and sold to Novartis for $8.7 billion. But in its hurry to get the drug approved, it made mistakes....
12:48, 09/14/2019

Katharine Hamnett: ‘What would improve my life? A zero-emission jet The designer on boarding school, wanting to heal the planet and being fashion’s first whistleblowerBorn in Kent, Hamnett, 72, studied fashion at Saint Martin’s School of Art. She launched her womenswe...
12:48, 09/14/2019

LIam Charles’ accidental honey popcorn recipe | The Sweet Spot Another Marvel-inspired treat brought about by a movie mishap... The result: these crunchy, nutty, caramel chunksThis recipe was made by accident. Whenever a Marvel film comes around, my friends and I...
12:48, 09/14/2019

On This Day: Oscar De La Hoya vanquished Fernando Vargas in glorious grudge match Oscar De La Hoya beat bitter rival Fernando Vargas in a thriller The post On This Day: Oscar De La Hoya vanquished Fernando Vargas in glorious grudge match appeared first on Boxing News....
13:36, 09/14/2019

Julian Assange to remain in jail pending extradition to US WikiLeaks founder’s custody will be extended after current prison terms comes to endJulian Assange will stay in prison after the custody period on his current jail term ends because of his “history of...
14:00, 09/14/2019

Liverpool v Newcastle United: Premier League – live! Premier League updates from the 12.30pm BST kick-offKlopp rues Alisson’s absence and Duncan’s impatienceAny thoughts? Email scott.murray@theguardian.com 12.51pm BST 21 min: Liverpool try to pick up th...
14:00, 09/14/2019

Oleg Smolenkov: alleged US spy who gave Russia the slip A Montenegro holiday reportedly provided cover for a defection that until this week had left little traceIn June 2017, the Kremlin aide Oleg Smolenkov and his family flew from Moscow to Tivat, a coast...
14:00, 09/14/2019

Italy's new government says migrants can disembark from rescue boat Rome’s new left-leaning government breaks from era of hardline immigration measures pushed by Matteo SalviniItaly’s new left-leaning government has authorised an NGO rescue ship with 82 migrants to di...
14:00, 09/14/2019

‘Humanitarian corridor’ out of rebel-held Idlib goes unused Syrian state media is reporting that government troops have opened a secured corridor to allow residents of the last rebel-held stronghold to leave but no one came out...
14:24, 09/14/2019

IT Ministry Said to Not Favour Aadhaar-Social Media Linkage The Information Technology Ministry may not be in favour of linking Aadhaar with social media profiles under the reasoning that it clashes with earlier judgements on privacy and use of the biometric.....
14:48, 09/14/2019

World Championships: Poor Start For India's Greco-Roman Wrestlers Competing in non-Olympic categories, Asian Championship silver medallist Harpeet Singh (82kg), Sagar (63kg), and Manjeet (55kg) could not even score a single point in their respective bouts....
14:48, 09/14/2019

Foreign leaders, supporters honour Zimbabwe’s Robert Mugabe at state funeral Mugabe led Zimbabwe for 37 years, from independence until he was ousted by the army in November 2017. He died in a Singapore hospital on Sept. 6 aged 95....
15:36, 09/14/2019

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

From MacBooks to Chromebooks, these refurbished laptop deals are an absolute steal It’s hard to survive in the world today without a working computer. Whether you’re a remote worker, a contractor, or a college student – a reliable device (and connection) is a necessity. So if yours ...
17:12, 09/14/2019

Boone delivers good news and dose caution on Yankees injuries TORONTO — Aaron Boone didn’t want to play the speculating game when asked about injuries to Gary Sanchez and Edwin Encarnacion, but the Yankees manager had an idea when J.A. Happ would return. Boone, ...
17:12, 09/14/2019

When Yankees could move CC Sabathia to the bullpen TORONTO — CC Sabathia has pitched 559 regular-season big league games and has started all of them. Of the 24 postseason games he has worked, the veteran lefty has started 23. Yet, it is likely at some...
17:12, 09/14/2019

Adam Gase: Shipping Jarvis Landry to Browns wasn’t personal Adam Gase and Jarvis Landry still can’t agree, two seasons later. Last year, Landry told ESPN he believes his former coach with the Dolphins sent him to Cleveland “to die.” Gase, the Browns receiver s...
17:12, 09/14/2019

O'Sullivan downs Robertson to reach final "Ronnie O\u0027Sullivan enjoyed a resplendent evening session in the Shanghai Masters semi-final against Neil Robertson - moving into the final there for the third year in succession."...
17:36, 09/14/2019

Stocks rise for week on easing of U.S.-China trade tensions, erasing August losses It’s a stock market that won’t stop. The last few months have been packed with bad news: trade war salvos, U.S. threats against Mexico, a currency scare, a looming warning called “yield curve inversio...
18:24, 09/14/2019

Norwich City v Manchester City: Premier League – live! Premier League updates from the 5.30pm BST kick-offCity won’t spend big to replace injured Laporte, says GuardiolaAny comments? Email scott.murray@theguardian.com 4.43pm BST Norwich make four changes ...
18:24, 09/14/2019

Spanish floods claim sixth victim A 41-year-old man was found dead in southeastern Spain on Saturday, the local government said, bringing to at least six the death toll inflicted over the past two days by record-breaking rain....
18:24, 09/14/2019

Former British Prime Minister Cameron ‘Sorry’ for Brexit Divisions (LONDON) — The British prime minister who called the Brexit referendum and then saw the public vote to leave the European Union says he is sorry for the divisions it has caused. David Cameron sa...
18:24, 09/14/2019

You can get amazing cookware deals at Sur La Table this weekend Sur La Table is currently having a "Get Set For Fall" flash sale that includes discounts on cookware and bakeware from All-Clad, Nordic Ware, and more.       ...
18:48, 09/14/2019

Gregg Popovich destroys ‘arrogant’ Team USA critics BEIJING — Their final game at the World Cup had been over for several minutes, and every member of the U.S. team and coaching staff were still lingering together on the court. They were ready to go ho...
18:48, 09/14/2019

Saquon Barkley rescues young Giants fan from Demarcus Lawrence autograph snub Saquon Barkley to the rescue! In light of Cowboys defense end Demarcus Lawrence snubbing an 11-year-old autograph-seeking Giants fan last weekend in Dallas, Barkley will fly out the youngster and his ...
18:48, 09/14/2019

Roglic on brink of La Vuelta glory, Pogacar wins Stage 20 "Slovenia’s Primoz Roglic will be crowned champion of La Vuelta on Sunday after finishing a solid fifth in the final mountain test, expertly won by his compatriot Tadej Pogacar with a memorable solo c...
19:12, 09/14/2019

Sancho sets up two in 50th game as Dortmund cruise to victory "Jadon Sancho picked up where he left off for England on Tuesday, setting up two goals in Borussia Dortmund\u0027s 4-0 victory over Bayer Leverkusen."...
19:12, 09/14/2019

Rossi: Marquez knew he'd ruin my lap in Misano MotoGP Q2 Valentino Rossi accused MotoGP rival Marc Marquez of overtaking him at the end of San Marino Grand Prix Q2 knowing that the Italian's lap would be ruined in the process...
19:12, 09/14/2019

Iannone declared unfit for Misano MotoGP race after practice falls Aprilia MotoGP rider Andrea Iannone has been ruled out of the San Marino Grand Prix after aggravating an old shoulder injury in a bruising Misano weekend....
19:12, 09/14/2019

‘Ghostbuster’ sequel to focus on a family of original film The upcoming “Ghostbuster” sequel will focus on the descendants of the original ghost-catchers who rushed around New York City in proton packs and jumpsuits...
19:36, 09/14/2019

Solheim Cup: Korda sisters deliver again for US in foursomes Europe retained its one-point lead over the United States following the third session of the Solheim Cup after the teams tied the morning foursomes 2-2 at a blustery Gleneagles    ...
19:36, 09/14/2019

Protester hurls apparent menstrual blood in California Senate Anti-vaccine protesters on Friday hurled what authorities believed to be blood onto the Senate floor at the California State Capitol in Sacramento, leading to an evacuation of the building on the fina...
20:00, 09/14/2019

Free Pick-And-Drop, Medical Service, Lunch For Kartapur Pilgrims: Report Kartarpur corridor talks: India and Pakistan agreed that the Indian citizens will be given a corridor card at the beginning of the yatra while their passports would be submitted to the management and....
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Hurricane-Hit Bahamas Now Faces Tropical Storm Humberto The devastated northern Bahama islands were facing a fresh tropical storm on Saturday, potentially complicating desperately needed relief efforts to the shattered archipelago in the wake of Hurricane....
20:24, 09/14/2019

Torrential rain in southeast Spain kills 6: Officials The storms in this area are a yearly metrological phenomenon, but they have been particularly fierce this fall, turning fields into lakes and roads into surging rivers of mud that sweep away everythin...
20:48, 09/14/2019

Bahamas faces tropical storm Humberto weeks after Dorian caused devastation Officials temporarily suspended aid efforts and closed airports in the Bahamas on Saturday as Tropical Storm Humberto threatened to lash the archipelago's northwest region that was already hit by Hurr...
20:48, 09/14/2019

The top tech IPOs this year have outperformed the S&P 500, despite Uber and Lyft Thanks to the performance of Beyond Meat, investors who focus on venture-backed tech IPOs have done well this year despite some notable disappointments....
20:48, 09/14/2019

Uber Freight is making trucking more efficient and could help Uber turn a profit The trucking industry is worth hundreds of billions of dollars per year. Uber is going after this market with Uber Freight, an online platform that matches truckers with shippers looking to move cargo...
20:48, 09/14/2019

When price could be right to bet Syracuse over Clemson Before the 2019 college football season began, there were hopes Saturday night’s ACC clash featuring No. 1 Clemson at Syracuse (ABC, 7:30 p.m.) would be a potential headline maker. The Carrier Dome ha...
21:12, 09/14/2019

Alabama football’s ‘very alarming’ student tracking system Alabama students, meet Big Brother. In a move shades of “1984,” the University of Alabama is tracking students through its Tide Loyalty Points app to see whether they stay the full four quarters, acco...
21:12, 09/14/2019

Amit Shah To Launch BJP's ''Jan Ashirwad Yatra'' In Jharkhand Union Home Minister Amit Shah will launch the ruling BJP's ''Jan Ashirwad Yatra'' in Jharkhand on Wednesday, which will cover the Santhal Pargana region of the state, where the party will look to make...
21:12, 09/14/2019

Pak Will Disintegrate If It Keeps Supporting Terrorism: Rajnath Singh Pakistan should stop promoting terrorism, otherwise no one will be able to prevent its disintegration, Defence Minister Rajnath Singh said on Saturday....
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President Ram Nath Kovind Unveils Mahatma Gandhi's Bust In Switzerland President Ram Nath Kovind today unveiled the bust of Mahatma Gandhi, marking the 150th anniversary of the Father of the Nation and hoped that his legacy will inspire the mankind to tackle climate......
21:12, 09/14/2019

"Took Rs 10 To Buy Incense": Youngest Bhopal Boat Tragedy Victim's Mother Shafiqa Sheikh is pained to recall the last conversation she had with her 12-year-old son Parvez who became the youngest victim of the twin boat capsize tragedy on Friday during immersion of an idol.....
21:12, 09/14/2019

Kiran Bedi Loses iPhone On Bullock-Cart Ride In Puducherry An expensive i-phone belonging to Puducherry Lieutenant Governor Kiran Bedi went missing during her visit to a lake during the "Green Puducherry" campaign on Saturday....
21:12, 09/14/2019

Bolton reportedly resigned after Trump raised possibility of relieving Iran sanctions Former national security adviser John Bolton resigned from his position this week after President Trump suggested relieving some sanctions on Iran, a source close to Bolton told Axios....
21:36, 09/14/2019

Mass protests disrupt German motor show The IAA motor show in Frankfurt was disrupted by crowds of climate protesters. They demanded an overhaul of transport policy with environmental concerns at the forefront....
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