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Extending into the garden: can we make structural changes to our leasehold flat and what permissions do we need to get? My girlfriend and I live in a ground-floor flat with a leasehold and we'd like to extend our kitchen into the garden. Can we do this and do we need written consent from the freeholder first?...
14:36, 08/22/2019

The best design events for day trips: craft and fine arts exhibitions within easy reach of London From William Morris prints in West Sussex to a celebration of craftsmanship and design in the Cotswolds, here are the best design events outside of London you can visit in a day....
14:36, 08/22/2019

Latest Windows 10 Preview Build Offers Improved Control Over Restarts Windows 10 beta testers will be able to control how apps resume when you shut down or restart Windows, and submit feedback to the company more easily....
14:36, 08/22/2019

South Korea Says It Will Scrap Intelligence-Sharing Deal With Japan The move is likely to alarm the United States, which pushed for the arrangement in part to ensure that North Korea’s missile activity is closely tracked....
14:36, 08/22/2019

India's Chand confident of making Olympic cut Dutee Chand, India's first openly gay sports star, has fought many battles off the track in recent years but for the next 12 months the sprinter is hoping to focus entirely on her running as she build...
14:36, 08/22/2019

Bose adds Home Speaker 300 to its smart speaker range in India Bose is expanding its range of speakers in India with the Home Speaker 300 which aims to deliver the signature Bose audio but also doubles up as a smart speaker for the home. The Home Speaker 300...
14:36, 08/22/2019

"Based On Case Diary": Arguments In Court As CBI Produces P Chidambaram Approver is a status and not evidence in a case, Congress's Abhishek Manu Singhvi said today while representing former Union minister P Chidambaram. The former finance minister was arrested yesterday....
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Three Elephants Killed After Being Hit By Iron Ore-Laden Truck In Odisha Three elephants were killed after being hit by a truck on a national highway in Odisha's Keonjhar district early on Thursday, a forest official said....
15:00, 08/22/2019

Congress Trying To Convert Corruption To Revolution: Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi Hitting out at the Congress for strongly backing P Chidambaram in the INX Media case, Union minister and senior BJP leader Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi on Thursday said the opposition party and its leadership....
15:00, 08/22/2019

State Bank Of India Levies These Charges For ATM, Other Services Commercial lenders such as State Bank of India (SBI) are required to provide a certain number of transactions free of cost to their customers every month under current banking rules. Any additional......
15:24, 08/22/2019

Zomato Proposes Changes To Gold Membership: NRAI Refuses To Bite The standoff between restaurant owners and food dining aggregators is likely to continue even as Zomato proposed some changes to its popular loyalty program, to appease restaurants....
15:24, 08/22/2019

Mind meld: Artificial intelligence is improving the way humans think When AIs and humans work together they discover superior solutions to the world’s problems that would elude either working alone. Together, they will change the very process of thinking...
15:48, 08/22/2019

A New Novel Sees Beyond the Abstraction of Today’s Refugee Stories After two summers volunteering in a refugee center in Athens as thousands of families flooded into Greece, Christy Lefteri found herself wondering what it means to see, and be seen. From the question ...
15:48, 08/22/2019

The First Native American U.S. Poet Laureate on How Poetry Can Counter Hate Joy Harjo, the first Native American U.S. poet laureate, tells TIME about her new book, ‘An American Sunrise,’ and the state of poetry. You found your voice as a poet in 1973, a time when ...
15:48, 08/22/2019

Showtime's new 'Hitsville' Motown documentary is a tribute to musical magic “Hitsville: The Making of Motown,” a new film about the storied Detroit label, had access to many of the era's most famous stars.        ...
16:12, 08/22/2019

People need to stop throwing rocks and vegetables at me whenever I tell them “The Oldsmobile Cutlass People need to stop throwing rocks and vegetables at me whenever I tell them “The Oldsmobile Cutlass Calais Quad 442 was America’s E30 M3.” Haven’t you ever heard of a little thing called FREE SPEECH?...
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At $8,000, Is This R32-Swapped 1987 VW Jetta A Total Coupe De Grâce? With four-doors’ and crossovers crazily co-opting the mantle of Coupe, it’s a relief to have a car like today’s Nice Price or Crack Pipe Jetta around to legitimately own that birthright. Let’s see if ...
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Sorry, readers. Your Bluetooth device is a security risk Security researchers say to turn Bluetooth off when you're not using it because it's an easy way for hackers to get to your personal information.       ...
16:12, 08/22/2019

Facebook releases new tool to block data gathering Soon you could get fewer familiar ads following you around the internet, or at least on Facebook. Facebook is launching a long-promised tool that lets you limit what the social network can gather abou...
16:12, 08/22/2019

Volkswagen says it is not interested in buying a Tesla stake Volkswagen on Thursday denied a media report which suggested that the German carmaker was interested in buying a stake in United States electric car manufacturer Tesla....
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Breast cancer guidelines say more women may need gene test More women may benefit from gene testing for hereditary breast or ovarian cancer, especially if they've already survived cancer once, an influential health group recommended Tuesday....
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Weight Watchers under fire for children's weight loss app that critics say promotes eating disorders Weight Watchers came under fire this month after releasing a weight loss app for children and young teens that critics says encourages them to develop eating disorders. ...
16:12, 08/22/2019

The U.S.-Mexico migrant crisis: What is really happening at the border? The situation at the U.S.-Mexico border has been called an "invasion," a "national emergency" and a "humanitarian crisis." But what's really happening? ...
16:12, 08/22/2019

Solar drives Fifth Third to add investment bankers Fifth Third is the latest US regional bank to grasp an opportunity to build out its investment bank, by bolting new expertise on to an area in which it already has a strong presence....
16:12, 08/22/2019

8-year-old takes parents' car on 87 mph joyride on Germany's autobahn: reports An 8-year-old boy took his parents’ car on an 87 mph joyride down a German high early Wednesday before eventually pulling over, putting his hazards on and placing an orange cone behind the car when he...
16:36, 08/22/2019

Full moon patents: Self-repairing windshields and anti-jet lag headsets Ugh, the Gregorian calendar is so boring. That’s why we’re disrupting monthly series with a lunar cycle-based series about the best patents of the last synodic month, picked by the PatentYogi team. Ge...
16:36, 08/22/2019

NYPD Commissioner James O’Neill fires back at union boss over Pantaleo firing The NYPD’s top cop spoke publicly Thursday for the first time since announcing his decision to terminate embattled Officer Daniel Pantaleo — firing back at a police union boss who called t...
16:36, 08/22/2019

South Korea Ends Pact to Share Military Information With Japan The defense agreement allowed the countries to share intelligence on North Korea’s military, and the decision weakens the U.S. alliance network in East Asia....
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|Ramaphosa:TheNPAmustprosecuteVBSMutualBanklooters,notme President Cyril Ramaphosa said he knows there is growing impatience across the nation for justice to be administered on those behind the looting of VBS Mutual Bank....
17:00, 08/22/2019

|BadpublicitymaycostCapeTownjobs-Maycomember The tourism economy is very important for Cape Town and any bad publicity has a knock-on effect which could ultimately impact thousands of jobs provided by the industry, warns James Vos, the City of C...
17:00, 08/22/2019

Dale Earnhardt Jr. plans on racing at Darlington Dale Earnhardt Jr. is only mostly retired, so he doesn't plan to miss driving at one of his favorite tracks when NASCAR goes to Darlington Raceway in South Carolina next weekend....
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Aggrieved Trump steps up attacks on allies and threatens to release ISIS prisoners in Europe WITH FRIENDS LIKE THE US: After insulting Denmark by suggesting it should consider selling Greenland to the United States in what he said was “essentially, it's a large real estate deal,” President Tr...
17:00, 08/22/2019

Oh Good, White House Reportedly Considering Dystopian Plan to Try to Detect the Next Mass Shooter As President Donald Trump pays lip service to mental health instead of actually addressing America’s abysmal gun laws, a new report indicates the administration has reacted positively to a proposal to...
17:00, 08/22/2019

Trump Is Reportedly Being a Raging Anti-Semite Because He's Mad Jews Don't Like Him More You may be wondering why President Trump has been getting so anti-Semitic lately. The short answer is that he is an anti-Semite. But a new Washington Post story lays out another reason: Trump is mad t...
17:00, 08/22/2019

Yes, that was Jillian Bell on the jumbotron at a New Kids On The Block show Jillian Bell began her career as a writer on Saturday Night Live, but it wasn’t long before she was stealing scenes in everything from Workaholics and Eastbound & Down to Paul Thomas Anderson’s Th...
17:00, 08/22/2019

Poem: Brute Strength Skaja conjures the searing history of a jagged relationship, then mixes a tonic for it: images, elegies and invocations that let the speaker reinvent her human power....
17:24, 08/22/2019

Facebook's Libra Bets It Can Bank the Unbanked Facebook has an ambitious goal for its proposed cryptocurrency, Libra: to bring financial services to the hundreds of millions of people world-wide who don’t use banks or other traditional institution...
17:24, 08/22/2019

Japan's Digital Pop Stars Blur Line Between Virtual and Reality Known as VTubers, and animated by real people, they have become embedded in Japanese culture, acting as live performers, corporate PR officials and surrogate children....
17:24, 08/22/2019

Ex-presidential candidate Hickenlooper to run for Senate Former Colorado Governor John Hickenlooper, who dropped out of the 2020 Democratic presidential race last week, said on Thursday he would run for a Senate seat in the state instead....
17:24, 08/22/2019

Number of EU citizens coming to UK for jobs halves since 2016 Brexit vote The number of EU citizens moving to this country for jobs has halved since the Brexit referendum despite continuing levels of high overall net migration, official figures revealed today....
17:48, 08/22/2019

Mike Pompeo in bid to end Donald Trump's Greenland purchase row with Danish 'ally' US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has tried to patch up the diplomatic row with "ally" Denmark over Donald Trump's claim that America is interested in buying Greenland....
17:48, 08/22/2019

Amrou Greenidge: Tributes to 'talented' former Taekwondo star killed in 'deliberate' hit-and-run A teenager suspected of being killed in a deliberate hit-and-run was a "phenomenally talented" junior Taekwondo champion who had represented Great Britain....
17:48, 08/22/2019

NHS worker who blackmailed Grindr dates with naked photos is jailed An NHS hospital worker who blackmailed a string of online dates by threatening to send naked pictures to their friends and family has been jailed for more than two years....
17:48, 08/22/2019

PG&E Inspected Power Line Weeks Before It Sparked Deadly Camp Fire PG&E conducted an unusual inspection of the power line that sparked the deadliest wildfire in California history, a step the utility said it normally takes only when it suspects a problem....
17:48, 08/22/2019

Trump, California Showdown on Fuel-Economy Rules Divides Auto Makers Major car makers are caught in the crossfire between the Trump administration and California over U.S. tailpipe-emissions rules, leading them down different paths in how to respond to the standoff....
17:48, 08/22/2019

P Chidambaram's Son Says Counsels Have Answered "Everything" CBI Seeks Son of former Finance Minister P Chidambaram, Karti Chidambaram, said on Thursday that senior counsels Kapil Sibal and Abhishek Manu Singhvi effectively answered "everything" the probe agency sought.....
17:48, 08/22/2019

Setback For Jagan Reddy After Court Stays Multi-Crore Polavaram Tenders Chief Minister Jagan Mohan Reddy suffered a setback today after the Andhra Pradesh High Court issued interim orders cancelling a closure notice sent to an engineering firm in the Rs 58,000 crore......
17:48, 08/22/2019

"We've Said Enough": Zomato Boss Over Restaurants Body 'Logout' Protests After a couple of letters from Zomato failed to pacify President of the National Restaurant Association of India (NRAI) Rahul Singh to stop the #logout campaign, Zomato CEO Deepinder Goyal took to......
17:48, 08/22/2019

Kraft is suing the CFTC to keep the lid on a $16 million fine in market manipulation case Kraft has filed a contempt motion against the CFTC over a press release announcing the $16 million fine to settle claims of manipulating wheat prices....
17:48, 08/22/2019

Tyler ‘Ninja’ Blevins Reveals His Top Tips for Video Game Domination It’s time to Get Good with Tyler Blevins, a.k.a. Ninja, one of the most famous and highest-paid e-sports athletes around. That’s the title of his new book — subtitled My Ultimate Gui...
17:48, 08/22/2019

Why Taylor Swift Says Lover Is Such a Special Album There's no calming down because Taylor Swift just took over Central Park. A day ahead of the release of her highly anticipated seventh studio album, Lover, the 29-year-old took the......
17:48, 08/22/2019

2019 Best of Summer Tournament: Vote in the Final Round! It's all come down to this! Summer is coming to an end but before we trade in our swimsuits for plaid scarves, it's time to vote for who or what ultimately deserves the title of......
17:48, 08/22/2019

Patriots safety Patrick Chung indicted for cocaine possession New England Patriots safety Patrick Chung was indicted on Aug. 8 for cocaine possession, according to multiple reports. According to the Boston Herald, the Belknap County Attorney’s office in Ne...
18:12, 08/22/2019

Kevin Durant defends Devin Booker in NBA’s absurd double-team controversy The NBA never ceases to amaze. Even in the dog days of summer, social media can be buzzing about the silliest of things, and the latest controversy is centered around Suns star Devin Booker complainin...
18:12, 08/22/2019

Cardinals sign veteran WR Michael Crabtree to 1-year deal The Arizona Cardinals have another potential big-play threat to their new-look offense. The team announced on Wednesday night it had signed veteran receiver Michael Crabtree to a one-year contract, ad...
18:12, 08/22/2019

Why Yankees’ Brett Gardner had to sit out again OAKLAND, Calif. — Brett Gardner was out of the lineup for a second straight game Wednesday night because of an in-grown toenail on his right big toe. “Better,’’ Gardner said before the Yankees’ ...
18:12, 08/22/2019

Greenlanders welcome global attention, but there's no love lost for Trump Authorities and residents in Greenland have branded President Donald Trump's talk of buying the island "insulting" but have welcomed the global attention it has brought to a nation keen to establ...
18:12, 08/22/2019

Eat Ice Cream Out of an Almost-Empty Peanut Butter Jar Removing the last bit of sticky jam from a jar is usually a job for alcohol, but other, spreadable substances—such as Nutella and peanut butter—just don’t go into solution that well. The solution, obv...
18:12, 08/22/2019

Thursday's Best Deals: Free Ground Beef, Simplehuman Dish Rack, PUMA, and More A Butcher Box Ground Beef Welcome Offer, a simplehuman Kitchen Steel Frame Dish Rack, and a 50% off sale at PUMA lead off Thursday’s best deals from around the web....
18:12, 08/22/2019

What started the Amazon fires? Brazilian president suggests NGOs, but gives no proof President Jair Bolsonaro suggested Wednesday that the fires, which can be seen from space, could be an attempt to make him look bad.        ...
18:12, 08/22/2019

Report: Sen. Tom Cotton says he suggested Trump buy Greenland and met with Danish ambassador Sen. Tom Cotton, R-Ark., said he was actually one of the first people to raise the possibility of purchasing Greenland.        ...
18:12, 08/22/2019

Fossil Hunters Found Bones From an Ancient Whale... and Then They Saw the Bite Marks There was tremendous turmoil at the top of the water’s surface. An island of flesh, once living and swimming gracefully through these ancient seas, bobbed silently, at times yanked violently to the si...
18:12, 08/22/2019

Barack and Michelle Obama are buying $15M estate in Martha’s Vineyard Barack and Michelle Obama are close to buying a massive Martha’s Vineyard estate. TMZ reports that the former president and first lady are in escrow — aka in contract to purchase — a...
18:12, 08/22/2019

Meet Catalina Lauf, the young Republican congressional hopeful billing herself as the anti-AOC A young Republican who fancies herself as the anti-AOC is running for Congress — with her announcement video mounting a scathing critique of left-wing Democrats like members of “The Squad.”...
18:12, 08/22/2019

Authorities ban single-use plastics from Mount Everest There’s no great future in plastics — at least atop Mount Everest, Nepalese authorities said Thursday. Soft drink bottles and other single-use plastics less than 0.03 millimeters thick won...
18:12, 08/22/2019

Bakken oil pipeline flows hit 6-month high as rail to East Coast drops -data, sources Crude pipeline flows from North Dakota's Bakken shale field have climbed to the highest in six months after the June closure of the largest U.S. East Coast refinery cut crude-by-rail volumes, accordin...
18:36, 08/22/2019

Edwards Lifesciences recalls delivery system for Sapien heart valves Medical device maker Edwards Lifesciences Corp is recalling its Sapien 3 Ultra delivery system after burst balloons during implantation led to several injuries and a death, said the U.S. Food and Drug...
18:36, 08/22/2019

CORRECTED-U.S. lawmakers say tariffs on EU olive oil pit Trump trade policy against demand U.S. lawmakers on Wednesday urged the U.S. Trade Representative's Office not to impose new import tariffs on European olive oil, warning they could lead to an olive oil shortage and higher prices in t...
18:36, 08/22/2019

UPDATE 1-Carrefour's Brazil unit investigated for corruption -filing The Brazilian unit of retailer Carrefour SA said on Thursday it is the target of a corruption probe into alleged payments related to the headquarters of its Brazilian brand Atacadao and a Sao Paulo st...
18:36, 08/22/2019

Coworking firm Industrious raises $80 mln, sees profit in 2020 Industrious, one of the largest U.S. coworking rivals of We Company's WeWork, said on Thursday it raised $80 million from investors and expects to turn a profit next year....
18:36, 08/22/2019

CANADA STOCKS-TSX gains on energy lift Canada's main stock index edged higher on Thursday, as energy companies were lifted by higher oil prices, but gains were limited by losses in precious metal miners weighed down by lower gold prices....
18:36, 08/22/2019

Netflix will release 41 new original movies and shows in September – here’s the complete list Netflix announced its full schedule of new September 2019 releases yesterday, and it also ran down all the content currently in its catalog that will be removed over the course of the month. For the f...
18:36, 08/22/2019

Extinction Rebellion activists convicted of public order offences Three protesters found guilty despite intervention of shadow chancellor in their supportThree Extinction Rebellion activists involved in protests in central London in April have been convicted of publ...
18:36, 08/22/2019

Three late-round wide receivers who could pay off big in your fantasy football draft Here are three wideouts with an average draft position of Round 8 or later with a chance to exceed expectations and help your fantasy team win a title....
18:36, 08/22/2019

Democrats, citing GOP-imposed voting restrictions, aim to flip secretary of state offices in five states Buoyed by victories in three states last year, Democrats are looking to expand their representation in the offices that oversee elections in most states....
18:36, 08/22/2019

Verizon teams with Boingo for indoor 5G Ultra Wideband service The companies are focused on places like airports, stadiums and arenas, office buildings, and hotels, where a hyper-dense network can power high-speed, low latency connections....
19:00, 08/22/2019

Samsung Galaxy Note 10 Plus review: Best business phone improves in speed and S Pen capability Samsung released its yearly Galaxy Note series update with the Note 10 and Note 10 Plus. Expected internal updates were made, along with improvements to the S Pen capability and camera functionality, ...
19:00, 08/22/2019

DealBook Briefing: Trump’s Big Economic Headache As the economy softens, the president’s early attempts to supercharge it are faltering or maybe even less effective than first thought. That could be a problem next year....
19:24, 08/22/2019

A red-hot alien world was found orbiting three stars NASA’s TESS exoplanet-hunting satellite has already made some incredible discoveries in its first couple of years in service, but its latest find will definitely look familiar to sci-fi fans. Th...
19:24, 08/22/2019

YouTube flags robot battle videos as “animal fights” Enlarge / The "Great White" bot from King of Bots. On Monday, several YouTube users had their videos removed from the service due to YouTube's restrictions on animal fight footage. This was confusi...
19:24, 08/22/2019

How Oculus squeezed sophisticated tracking into pipsqueak hardware Making the VR experience simple and portable was the main goal of the Oculus Quest, and it definitely accomplishes that. But going from things in the room tracking your headset to your headset tracki...
19:24, 08/22/2019

'Power' premiere: 50 Cent performs, Starz cast celebrates final season in New York The final season premiere of "Power" got a hometown sendoff at Madison Square Garden, with the entire cast in attendance and a performance by 50 Cent.        ...
19:48, 08/22/2019

Tarek El Moussa on his new HGTV show, dating again and the evolution of 'Flip or Flop' Tarek El Moussa is back on HGTV for a new season of "Flip or Flop" with ex-wife Christina Anstead, but he's going solo in 2020 with "Flipping 101."        ...
19:48, 08/22/2019

Bernie Sanders’s ‘Green New Deal’: A $16 Trillion Climate Plan Mr. Sanders’s climate change proposal calls for the United States to eliminate fossil fuel use by 2050. “We must be extraordinarily aggressive,” he said in an interview....
19:48, 08/22/2019

Verizon and Boingo will bring millimeter wave 5G inside buildings A leading indoor Wi-Fi company will help Verizon bring 5G cellular service indoors, including to stadiums, residential buildings, and other public spaces.Read More...
19:48, 08/22/2019

Maybe don’t keep your Apple Card in a leather wallet, Apple warns Enlarge / There's also a featureless, very Apple-like physical card that you can order. (credit: Apple) Apple's shiny new credit card boasts many features, such as clear statements, a cash-back prog...
19:48, 08/22/2019

Poland: Lightning strike leaves several dead in Tatra Mountains Three people, including a child, have been killed during an electrical storm in the Tatra Mountain range near the Polish town of Zakopane. Rescue personnel are continuing to look for survivors....
20:12, 08/22/2019

Toyota Hilux SW4/Fortuner Receives 5 Star Rating In Latin NCAP The Toyota Hilux SW4 that was crash tested was manufactured in Argentina, renewed under latest and tougher protocol, the five stars for Adult and Child Occupant Protection....
20:12, 08/22/2019

Android 10: Cheat sheet Android 10's features will transform some phones into more user-friendly, customizable, and secure environments. Here's what developers, businesses, and users need to know about Google's Android 10.0....
20:12, 08/22/2019

Jeweller Links of London in race to find new owner Links of London, one of Britain's best-known jewellery chains, is racing to secure a buyer within days‎ as its crisis-hit owner seeks to offload the business....
20:36, 08/22/2019

VW targets higher profit as EV costs, uncertainty weigh VW's diesel-emission scandal caused a fundamental crisis but it also became a catalyst for the transformation of the automaker, VW COO Ralf Brandstaetter said -- setting the stage for the company's bo...
20:36, 08/22/2019

Ford of Europe chairman to head Changan-Ford JV in China Steven Armstrong, 55, will become president of the joint venture Oct. 1 to replace the retiring Nigel Harris. Ford said Armstrong's responsibilities in Europe will be distributed among Ford of Europe ...
20:36, 08/22/2019

VW denies report of interest in Tesla stake A German business magazine reported VW CEO Herbert Diess is interested in buying a stake in Tesla. The automaker said the report is "without merit."...
20:36, 08/22/2019

La Liga on TV in UK and Ireland: Will a deal be reached before Barcelona face Real Madrid? Fans of La Liga in UK and Ireland will be able to watch the competition for the first three weeks, but there is still no deal in place to broadcast the competition for the remainder of the season....
20:36, 08/22/2019

Bernie Sanders unveils $16.3 trillion climate change plan Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., unveiled a $16.3 trillion climate change proposal Thursday that calls for the United States to exclusively rely on renewable energy for electricity and transportation by 20...
21:00, 08/22/2019

Mike Pompeo makes diplomatic phone call to ease tensions with Denmark over Greenland A dispute between U.S. President Donald Trump and Denmark, over the latter's refusal to sell Greenland, was softened some by a phone call from Secretary of State Mike Pompeo....
21:00, 08/22/2019

Cleared for takeoff: Saudi women start exercising their newest right Saudi Arabia's international airports are the scene of the latest "first" for women citizens, who can now leave the country without permission from a male relative as the kingdom chips away at its hea...
21:00, 08/22/2019

Maharashtra Polls: Jyotiraditya Scindia To Head Congress Screening Body The Congress on Thursday formed a six-member screening committee for Maharashtra assembly elections, with party leader Jyotiraditya Scindia as its chairman....
21:00, 08/22/2019

Assam BJP Worker Gets Himanta Biswa's Photo Tattooed, Calls Him "God" A BJP worker in Assam took political fandom to another level and got a picture of state minister Himanta Biswa Sarma tattooed on his forearm. Another BJP worker recently shared pictures of it on......
21:00, 08/22/2019

It's Been 10 Years Since Kanye West Barely Let Taylor Swift Finish. Now, Producers Are Spilling Behind-the-Scenes Tea The day was September 13, 2009. Heaps of celebrities gathered at Radio City Music Hall in New York City to honor each other with shiny moon men at the MTV Video Music Awards (VMAs). The “Best Female V...
21:24, 08/22/2019

American Gold Medalists Placed on 12 Months' Probation for Pan Am Games Protests: ‘I’m Honored to Make That Sacrifice’ Two American gold medalists were put on probation for a year as punishment for their decision to demonstrate during the National Anthem at the 2019 Pan American Games....
21:24, 08/22/2019

If You’re Looking for Some Simple Entertainment, Reading Cardi B’s Deposition Will Please You Cardi B doesn’t need to take a BuzzFeed quiz to realize that if she were a Powerpuff Girl, she’d be Buttercup. (By the way, I searched to see if there’s an actual “Which Powerpuff Girl Are You?” BuzzF...
21:24, 08/22/2019

Black Man Files $500,000 Lawsuit Against Portland Bar That Denied Him Entry for Wearing 'Too Many' Necklaces You haven’t lived until you’ve been barred from entering an establishment because of its decidedly anti-black dress code. But instead of suffering in silence, one would-be patron of a Portland, Ore., ...
21:24, 08/22/2019

Philadelphia Police Commissioner Resigns Amid Sexual Harassment, Discrimination Allegations With the integrity of the Philadelphia police department crippled by allegations of sexual harassment and discrimination, commissioner Richard Ross made the abrupt decision to resign on Tuesday....
21:24, 08/22/2019

Ocasio-Cortez slammed for calling the Electoral College a racist ‘scam’ Republicans have ripped Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez for calling the Electoral College a racist “scam” that favors mostly white and rural states at the expense of those with large minority population...
21:24, 08/22/2019

Ex-porn star Jenni Lee found living homeless in Las Vegas tunnel A down-on-her-luck porn star has been found living in a massive tunnel that stretches for miles underneath the Las Vegas strip. The gaunt-looking and filthy woman – identified in reports as form...
21:24, 08/22/2019

20 jail workers subpoenaed in Jeffrey Epstein suicide probe The probe into the Manhattan jail suicide of multimillionaire pedophile Jeffrey Epstein has intensified, with as many as 20 corrections workers getting slapped with grand jury subpoenas, according to ...
21:24, 08/22/2019

Meet Hollywood’s Go-To Watch Stylist Jeanne Yang's day job is dressing the world's coolest celebrities. But she's also become a celebrity watch whisperer, putting unorthodox timepieces in not-so-obvious places....
21:24, 08/22/2019

Trump kills plan to cut billions in foreign aid President Donald Trump has scrapped a plan to freeze more than $4 billion in foreign aid in a move that would have been another end run around Congress’ power of the purse, according to multiple sourc...
21:48, 08/22/2019

Doing housework could substantially lower risk of ‘early death,’ study says Doing light physical activity such as cooking or washing dishes each day is enough to substantially lower the risk of early death, a study suggests. Researchers say people can raise their chances of l...
21:48, 08/22/2019

This fat ‘CHONK’ of a cat is looking for a new home An enormously fat cat who could pass for a mini-tiger needs a home — and he ain’t lion! BeeJay — who at 26 pounds weighs more than some bobcats — is up for adoption at a Philadelphia animal shelter, w...
21:48, 08/22/2019

Iconic Marilyn Monroe outfits expected to fetch up to $80K on auction block The auction will feature some of Marilyn Monroe's most dazzling pieces from such films as 1953's “Gentlemen Prefer Blondes,” 1954's "River of No Return" and 1955's “There’s No Business Like Show Busin...
21:48, 08/22/2019

Rupee Ends At Over 8-Month Low Against Dollar: 10 Things To Know The rupee on Thursday plunged by 26 paise and closed at an over eight-month low. The rupee opened weaker at 71.65 a dollar and touched an intraday low of 71.97 before closing at 71.81 against the......
22:12, 08/22/2019

How to Rebound After a Disaster: Move, Don’t Rebuild, Research Suggests A paper in the journal Science makes a case that, sometimes, retreating from nature instead of fighting it can open up new opportunities for communities....
22:12, 08/22/2019

HMD Global Will Release an 'Affordable' Nokia 5G Phone Next Year: Report HMD Global, the Nokia brand licensee, is working on a value "flagship" 5G smartphone that will debut next year, the company's Chief Product Officer Juho Sarvikas told an online publication....
22:12, 08/22/2019

Environmental groups sue to block Trump Endangered Species Act rollback More than half a dozen environmental groups filed a lawsuit this week against the Trump administration for its purported attempt to weaken the Endangered Species Act....
22:12, 08/22/2019

Bernie Sanders’ version of the Green New Deal will accomplish the same nothing, but for a mere $16T With the exit this week of Washington Gov. Jay Inslee from the 2020 Democratic primary, there is an opening now for one of the remaining candidates to become the champion of climate change....
22:12, 08/22/2019

MTV VMAs 2019 Seating Chart Revealed With Taylor Swift, Cardi B and More Celebs We're just days away from the 2019 MTV VMAs! Superstars Taylor Swift, Camila Cabello and Shawn Mendes are all set to take the stage at the award show, airing on Monday, Aug. 26. Now......
22:12, 08/22/2019

Sophie Turner and Priyanka Chopra's Mom Burn Up the Dance Floor at Jonas Brothers Concert We are family! Just when you thought it couldn't get better than the Jonas Brothers and the J Sisters, it seems the family ties run even deeper and more adorable. It's......
22:12, 08/22/2019

Jordyn Woods Is Finding Her "Self-Worth" After Tristan Thompson Cheating Scandal Jordyn Woods doesn't want anyone or anything to define her. The 21-year-old model, who made headlines this year for her involvement with Tristan Thompson, is opening up about the......
22:12, 08/22/2019

USTA accused of cheating city out of $300K ahead of US Open What a racket! The United States Tennis Association cheated the city out of more than $300,000 in rent by under-reporting its revenues by at least $31 million, according to a blistering report by the ...
22:36, 08/22/2019

Cops search for Bronx pastor accused of kissing 11-year-old girl Cops are searching for a Bronx pastor who is accused of kissing an 11-year-old girl during a music lesson, police and law enforcement sources said Thursday. The clergyman — who police say may have bee...
22:36, 08/22/2019

Famed Brooklyn pizzeria Di Fara is back open for business The dough is flying again at Di Fara. The iconic Brooklyn pizza joint reopened Thursday — after owners of the legendary, 54-year-old eatery said they worked out a payment plan to settle an unpaid $167...
22:36, 08/22/2019

Australia left exposed by Team USA's brilliance After so many withdrawals and seating and ticketing dramas at Marvel Stadium, in the end the Boomers' first game against Team USA pretty much went to script....
22:36, 08/22/2019

The titanium Apple Card comes with a series of insane care instructions Apple's physical, titanium Apple Card comes with its own set of cleaning and care instructions – seriously. Having just released its credit card in the US, Apple has published a support pa...
22:36, 08/22/2019

Splunk acquires SignalFX in largest acquisition to date Splunk has announced that it will acquire the cloud monitoring company SignalFX for $1.05bn, in its largest acquisition to date.According to Splunk's CEO Doug Merritt, the purchase will enable th...
22:36, 08/22/2019

Microsoft, Intel and others are doubling down on open source Linux security Microsoft is continuing its broad ongoing push to contribute with open source projects, joining the newly created Confidential Computing Consortium, an initiative launched by The Linux Foundation whic...
22:36, 08/22/2019

Three Asus ZenBooks get AMD Ryzen processors amid Intel Comet Lake launch With IFA 2019 on the horizon, plenty of computer manufacturers are taking the opportunity to upgrade their popular products. Now, Asus has done just that with new versions of three of its ZenBook lapt...
22:36, 08/22/2019

Overstock CEO Patrick Byrne resigns in wake of "deep state" remarks "If the hors d’oeuvre that was served recently caused the market such indigestion, it is not going to be in shareholder interest for me to be around if and when any main course is served," Byrne wrote...
22:36, 08/22/2019

Target still has room to climb after 20% gain, Citi says Target shares closed Wednesday up more than 20%, after the retailer reported impressive profit growth and a spike in traffic that surpassed analysts' expectations....
22:36, 08/22/2019

Anti-vaxxer livestreamed alleged assault on pro-vaccine lawmaker Enlarge / LOS ANGELES, Calif. - APRIL 14, 2015: Kathleen Miller, 46, right, with her children at a rally of parents and teachers who oppose efforts to end the personal-belief exemption on vaccination...
23:00, 08/22/2019

Physicists discover hidden text in what was thought to be blank Egyptian papyri Enlarge / Physicists at the BESSY-II synchrotron radiation facility in Germany used multiple methods to reveal hidden text in supposedly blank patches on ancient papyri from Elephantine Island in Egyp...
23:00, 08/22/2019

Art Laffer warns on negative rates, saying he'd borrow as much as he could for no interest "If I could borrow without paying any interest, or ever pay the money back, I would borrow as much as I could, too," the "Trumponomics" co-author says....
23:00, 08/22/2019

Senator Eagerly Takes Credit for One of Trump's Most Harebrained Ideas Yet President Donald Trump’s insane plan to buy Greenland—to say nothing of his subsequent temper tantrum after being told the autonomous island territory is extremely not for sale—is the sort of crazy sc...
23:24, 08/22/2019

China blames Canada for difficulties in relationship, demands Huawei executive be freed China's embassy in Canada said on Thursday that bilateral ties were suffering "gross difficulties," and demanded Ottawa free Huawei Technologies Co Ltd Chief Financial Officer Meng Wanzhou....
23:24, 08/22/2019

Gap same-store sales disappoint as Old Navy struggles Gap Inc posted quarterly same-store sales that fell short of analysts' estimates on Thursday, as Old Navy suffered its worse comparable sales figures in three years ahead of a planned spin-off of the...
23:24, 08/22/2019

Oil eases as Fed's Jackson Hole meeting gets underway Oil prices weakened on Thursday on worries about the global economy and as equity markets were on edge over the uncertain outlook for U.S. interest rate cuts....
23:24, 08/22/2019

Exclusive: KKR explores $5 billion sale of Epicor Software - sources Buyout firm KKR & Co Inc is exploring a sale of Epicor Software Corp that could value the U.S. enterprise resource planning software provider at close to $5 billion, including debt, people familiar w...
23:24, 08/22/2019

FAA plans to test Boeing MAX software on less-experienced pilots: sources The U.S. Federal Aviation Administration plans to test next month how pilots with around one year of experience flying Boeing 737 jets handle new software on the MAX model, four sources with knowledge...
23:24, 08/22/2019

Los Angeles toddler rescued after parents’ murder-suicide: cops A 2-year-old girl was found unharmed in her Los Angeles home after her parents died in an apparent murder-suicide, police said. The toddler was inside the Sun Valley home Monday when her father, Perry...
23:24, 08/22/2019

Missy Elliott is releasing a new album at midnight, so sleep can go to hell It’s not that we have anything against proper rest. It is healing, it keeps us healthy and it’s an essential tool for dealing with the corroding world around us. However, when Melissa “Missy” Elliott ...
23:24, 08/22/2019

The U.S. ambassador to Denmark starred in a movie mocked by MST3K, so that’s reassuring You know the old adage: “A’s attract B’s, B’s attract C’s…” and so on. Unfortunately, the English language runs out after only 26 letters, making it somewhat difficult to measure who exactly remains ...
23:24, 08/22/2019

Trump honors Celtics legend Bob Cousy at White House President Trump awarded Boston Celtics legend and native New Yorker Bob Cousy the Presidential Medal of Freedom Thursday afternoon at the White House — the nation’s highest civilian honor. The command...
23:48, 08/22/2019

"Astonishing": Gavaskar Unhappy With Ashwin's Exclusion From Antigua Test Ravichandran Ashwin's exclusion from the playing XI in the first Test against the West Indies did not go well with former India player Sunil Gavaskar....
23:48, 08/22/2019

Citigroup's new shipping finance chairman to deepen environmental focus Citigroup's veteran shipping finance banker Michael Parker is to become chairman of the bank's shipping & logistics business, a role which will include bolstering the lender's environmental focus in ...
23:48, 08/22/2019

Legendary figure skating coach Richard Callaghan banned from sport over sexual misconduct Richard Callaghan, the man who coached Tara Lipinski to Olympic gold as well as six-time U.S. champion Todd Eldredge, has been banned from figure skating by the U.S. Center for SafeSport for sexual mi...
00:12, 08/23/2019

Diamond and Silk weigh in after Miami Dolphins' Stephen Ross leaves NFL social justice committee Miami Dolphins owner Stephen Ross stepped down from the NFL’s social justice committee Tuesday after backlash from the fundraiser he held with President Trump, the team announced....
00:12, 08/23/2019

Human Bone Found at Orkney’s Neolithic Cathedral, Ness of Brodgar Archaeologists excavating a vast Neolithic cathedral at Ness of Brodgar on the Scottish island of Orkney have made the rare discovery of a human arm bone.  ...
00:12, 08/23/2019

How we can make up for the Naomi Osaka injustice at US Open As a sporting city, we almost always get this stuff right. When we gather in one of our buildings, old or new, we know how to rock its walls and rattle its foundation, how to pay proper tribute to the...
00:12, 08/23/2019

Jim Harbaugh takes ‘cheaters’ dig at SEC Michigan coach Jim Harbaugh is at it again, making no friends with his comments. In his upcoming book, “Overtime: Jim Harbaugh and the Michigan Wolverines at the Crossroads of College Football,” the M...
00:12, 08/23/2019

Eminem's music publisher claims Spotify owes millions in royalties for 'Lose Yourself' and other songs Eminem's music publisher has filed a copyright-infringement lawsuit against streaming giant Spotify over the hit "Lose Yourself" and more than 200 other songs....
00:36, 08/23/2019

Jaboukie Young-White to kick off new season of Comedy Central stand-up specials Comedy Central's latest edition of "Comedy Central Stand-Up Presents...." is not joking around, as the network has booked some of the scene's most promising stars for its upcoming season....
00:36, 08/23/2019

Depth of Field: The Movie Poster Brexit Deserves John MacDougall’s portrait-style capture of German Chancellor Angela Merkel and UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson suggests the allure of a spy thriller....
00:36, 08/23/2019

Fortnite Season 10 Is A Bust There was a lot of player excitement in the run-up to Fortnite’s Season 10, with early hints suggesting the return of old, beloved landmarks like Dusty Depot to the game’s constantly-changing map. Whe...
00:36, 08/23/2019

Session Is A Hardcore Skateboarding Sim With Cool, Weird Controls “Pretty much everyone who tries the game eats shit like crazy at first,” Marc-Andre Houde told me when I met him in New York to see crea-ture studios’ forthcoming skateboarding game, Session. Maybe th...
00:36, 08/23/2019

Ask Dr. NerdLove: Is It Weird I Have A Secret Superhero Persona? Hello, you burning sexbeasts, and welcome to Ask Dr. NerdLove, the dating advice column that body slams your relationship problems from the top of Hell in the Cell....
00:36, 08/23/2019

Grandia Has Reignited My Love For Role-Playing Games When I was in my impressionable pre-teen years, I spent vast amounts of my summer tucked away in a musty little basement down the street. My closest friends would visit at their grandma’s house near m...
00:36, 08/23/2019

The Friends Gang Almost Included an Older Friend to Be There for ‘More Mature’ Viewers With just a month to go until the 25th anniversary of the Friends premiere, fans are gearing up to celebrate a quarter century of kicking it with the Central Perk gang. For viewers, Rachel (Jennifer A...
00:36, 08/23/2019

Federer looks to cure Wimbledon hangover at U.S. Open Roger Federer has incredible mental toughness and the Swiss great may have to lean on that attribute more than ever at the U.S. Open if he plans to show the tennis world he has moved on from last mont...
00:36, 08/23/2019

Budget spat puts Boeing contract for AWACS upgrades at risk: sources A dispute over budgeting processes could delay NATO's efforts to finalize a $1 billion contract to extend the life of 14 aging Boeing E-3A surveillance aircraft, often called NATO's "eyes in the sky,"...
01:00, 08/23/2019

Leader of Somalia's Jubbaland, at odds with Mogadishu, wins new term The president of Jubbaland, a Somali region critical to East Africa's fight against the Islamist militants of al Shabaab, won a new term on Thursday, highlighting a growing rift between the federal go...
01:00, 08/23/2019

Polish rescue service finds body of trapped caver Polish rescuers have found the body of one of two cavers trapped in a cavern in Poland's Tatra mountains since Saturday, mountain rescue service TOPR said late on Thursday....
01:00, 08/23/2019

Canada opposes Russia's return to G8: Freeland The Canadian government remains opposed to Russia rejoining the group of leading industrialized nations formerly known as the Group of Eight, a move U.S President Donald Trump has said should be consi...
01:00, 08/23/2019

Graphic video shows moment man crushed by elevator at Manhattan Promenade building Horrifying video obtained by The Post shows the moment a Manhattan man is crushed under the weight of his luxury high-rise’s malfunctioning elevator and dragged to his death into the darkness of...
01:00, 08/23/2019

The best Roomba on the market is down to its lowest price ever The iRobot Roomba i7+ is by far the best robot vacuum we've ever tested, and right now its available on Amazon for a discounted price.       ...
01:00, 08/23/2019

Syria opens 'humanitarian corridor' for civilians to flee rebel area A "humanitarian corridor" has been opened in Syria so civilians from one of the last remaining rebel-held regions can leave and enter government-held territory, authorities have said....
01:00, 08/23/2019

Barcelona hit by 30% rise in 'violent and intimidating robberies' The number of violent and intimidating robberies in the Spanish tourist city of Barcelona has increased by 30% since the beginning of the year, police say....
01:00, 08/23/2019

Federal court undercuts progressive efforts to nullify Electoral College, rules electors can vote freely In a major blow to state-by-state progressive efforts to effectively replace the Electoral College with a nationwide popular vote, a federal appeals court ruled on Tuesday that presidential electors h...
01:24, 08/23/2019

Australian shoppers are spending less – and Qantas and Coles see their profits dip Consumer demand weakens in face of stagnant wage growth and economic uncertaintyAustralian shoppers have become increasingly careful in their spending habits as a slew of consumer-facing companies rep...
01:48, 08/23/2019

UPDATE 2-FDA pegs Edwards Lifesciences Sapien delivery system recall as severest The U.S. health regulator on Thursday categorized the recall of Edwards Lifesciences Corp's Sapien 3 Ultra delivery system as extremely serious, highlighting health risks associated with its use, but ...
01:48, 08/23/2019

Budgeting spat puts Boeing contract for AWACS upgrades at risk -sources A dispute over budgeting processes could delay NATO's efforts to finalize a $1 billion contract to extend the life of 14 aging Boeing E-3A surveillance aircraft, often called NATO's "eyes in the sky,"...
01:48, 08/23/2019

CORRECTED-HP CEO Dion Weisler to step down in November HP Inc, the hardware business that was formerly part of Hewlett Packard Co, said on Thursday that Chief Executive Officer Dion Weisler is stepping down from the role in November....
01:48, 08/23/2019

Bernie Sanders' new, special carve out for unions undermines the case for his socialized healthcare plan Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders' proposal to move all Americans to a single government plan has had an ongoing problem with a constituency that should be among his core supporters: organized labor....
01:48, 08/23/2019

How to Get Android's New 'Focus Mode' Early The imminent launch of Android 10 (née “Android Q”) will bring a host of new things to do, and several built-in Android apps are also prepping a few fun features that you can try out right now—no Andr...
01:48, 08/23/2019

You Probably Don't Know Your Credit Card's Interest Rate Think about the credit cards in your wallet right now. Can you rattle off the rewards you earn for each of them? What about the interest rates: Can you list those? Turns out, 38% of us don’t know the ...
01:48, 08/23/2019

Keep Your Friends Off Their Phones With This Game When hanging out, especially over drinks, it’s become a normal habit to simply pull your phone out and check it while someone is talking to you. We do it even though it’s rude, and even though we hate...
01:48, 08/23/2019

Get Southwest Fare Deals as Low as $49 Today As we mentioned last week, you probably shouldn’t book a flight on third-party sites like Expedia or Travelocity or you might miss out on some airlines’ sales. And right on cue, Southwest announced a...
01:48, 08/23/2019

Serena Williams And Maria Sharapova Will Toss The Beef Back On The Grill At The U.S. Open Will the first-round U.S. Open meeting between Serena Williams and Maria Sharapova be a good match in terms of play quality? Probably not. Does it promise rich entertainment value anyway? Hell yes....
01:48, 08/23/2019

Sen. Tom Cotton Says He Pitched Greenland Deal to Denmark Last Year In the days after news of President Trump’s interest in purchasing Greenland emerged, the idea was derided. Now, one Republican senator has declared that he not only agrees—but he already pitched the ...
01:48, 08/23/2019

Uighurs Use Videos to Draw Attention to Missing Family Members Haunting videos of Uighurs crying silently in front of family portraits of missing loved ones appear to challenge Beijing’s assurances about its mass-internment campaign....
01:48, 08/23/2019

Inslee: 'We elevated the climate change crisis' Washington Gov. Jay Inslee dropped out of the 2020 Democratic presidential race, but he says he’s proud of elevating the climate crisis topic (Aug. 22)        ...
02:36, 08/23/2019

Ex-wife, children of Atlanta surgeon Christopher Edwards found dead in apparent murder-suicide Authorities say they believe Marsha Edwards shot Christopher Edwards Jr. and Erin Edwards before turning the gun on herself.        ...
02:36, 08/23/2019

AP Top Stories 22 P Here's the latest for Thursday, August 22nd: Amnesty International, Brazilian president at odds over Amazon rainforest fires; Pompeo on Canadians detained in China; Youth in Hong Kong take to the...
02:36, 08/23/2019

Traps set for mountain lion that attacked boy A mountain lion attacked and injured an 8-year-old boy outside his rural Colorado home, prompting authorities to set traps and use search dogs to find the lion so they can kill it. (Aug. 22)  &#...
02:36, 08/23/2019

New Zealand Speaker feeds baby during debate New Zealand's Speaker of the House Trevor Mallard hand-fed and cradled a lawmaker's baby while he presided over a debate in parliament in Wellington. MP Tamati Coffey and husband Tim Smith&...
02:36, 08/23/2019

CDC reports 153 possible cases of vaping-related illnesses, many involving THC The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reported 153 possible cases of severe lung illness linked to vaping, and many are tied to THC.        ...
02:36, 08/23/2019

'Two-mouthed' fish: New York angler catches 'bizarrely beautiful' trout An angler in New York reeled in a trout with two "mouths" while fishing on Lake Champlain. An image of the fish shared on Facebook has gone viral.        ...
02:36, 08/23/2019

$1 million worth of cocaine found in banana box shipments at Washington Safeway stores, police say Authorities in Washington state have opened an investigation after employees at three Safeway stores reported finding more than $1 million worth of cocaine hidden in boxes of bananas....
03:00, 08/23/2019

Mountain lion bites Colorado boy, 8, on head, injuries 'serious,' wildlife officials say An eight-year-old boy in Colorado suffered "serious" injuries Wednesday night after a mountain lion bit him on the head in his backyard, officials said....
03:00, 08/23/2019

Barcelona vs Real Betis: Prediction, tickets, live stream, TV channel, team news - La Liga 2019-20 preview Barcelona are looking to recover from last weekend's shock defeat to Athletic Bilbao as the Spanish champions host Real Betis at Camp Nou on Sunday night....
03:00, 08/23/2019

Sen. Tom Cotton says he suggested Trump buy Greenland and met with Danish ambassador Sen. Tom Cotton, R-Ark., said he was one of the first people to raise the possibility of purchasing Greenland.        ...
03:00, 08/23/2019

Phone companies and state attorneys general join forces to fight robocalls US consumers receive as many as 350,000 unwanted calls every three minutes, according to the FCC. Despite multiple efforts to end the onslaught, an estimated 4.7 billion robocalls hit American phones ...
03:01, 08/23/2019

Wirecutter's best deals: Save $60 on an Acer Chromebook 11 This post was done in partnership with Wirecutter. When readers choose to buy Wirecutter's independently chosen editorial picks, it may earn affiliate commissions that support its work. Read Wire...
03:01, 08/23/2019

iFixit teardown takes a look inside the Note 10+ 5G The Samsung Galaxy Note 10+ 5G will be available online and in stores tomorrow. Just in time, the folks at iFixit are sharing a peek inside the new device. Most notably, the phone borrows one major de...
03:01, 08/23/2019

New Porsche Taycan: electric four-door's interior revealed Tesla Model S rival gets a total of four screens to make it the most connected and high-tech car Porsche has made Porsche has revealed the interior of its first electric production car, the Taycan, a...
03:01, 08/23/2019

Mercedes-AMG GLE 63 Coupe tests ahead of 2020 launch New-generation Porsche Cayenne Coupé rival is set to take power from the E63’s twin-turbocharged 4.0-litre V8 The new Mercedes-AMG GLE 63 and GLE 63 Coupé, due to be revealed later this year, will us...
03:01, 08/23/2019

Packers and Raiders forced to play preseason game on 80-yard field Hold all your Canadian exchange rate jokes, please. Thursday’s Packers-Raiders matchup in Winnipeg, Manitoba took place on an 80-yard field after the Raiders voiced concerns over patched goal-po...
03:24, 08/23/2019

WWE stars Seth Rollins and Becky Lynch are engaged Seth Rollins and Becky Lynch as now a tag team for life. Lynch, whose real name is Rebecca Quin, announced the WWE superstars’ engagement on a social media Thursday night. The picture she posted was o...
03:24, 08/23/2019

Google’s new privacy standards want to save us from creepy ad practices This might strike you at first blush as a bit ironic, coming from one of the most data-hungry tech giants out there. Nevertheless, Google has rolled out the sketches of a plan that it presents as an a...
03:24, 08/23/2019

Egtved Girl Origins Keep Getting More Complicated The Egtved girl’s remains were found in an oak coffin in a peat bog  at a Bronze Age archaeological site near Egtved, Denmark in 1921. ...
03:48, 08/23/2019

Post office to be named for man who saved people during mass shooting On May 31, a disgruntled employee opened fire at Virginia Beach municipal center, and now a man who was hailed a hero for saving lives in the mass shooting has been honored....
04:12, 08/23/2019

Yet Another Health Problem Linked to Air Pollution: Eye Disease It’s no secret that air pollution isn’t good for your health. In particular, exposure to the byproducts of burning the fuel that powers most of our motor vehicles has been linked to higher...
04:12, 08/23/2019

4 Your Health: Severe lung disease linked to vaping Reports of severe lung disease linked to vaping continue to rise. According to the CDC, there are 153 possible cases reported in 16 states. No deaths have been reported, but some patients have require...
04:36, 08/23/2019

Heat takes down more UPS workers during hottest summer ever July was officially the hottest month on record, and in the scorching sun, UPS workers have convulsed, fainted and landed in the emergency room with heat-induced kidney failure, interviews and medical...
04:36, 08/23/2019

AG: Tucson man voted twice in 2016 election TUCSON – A Tucson man has been charged with illegally voting in the 2016 election, according to Attorney General Mark Brnovich’s office. Randy Allen Jumper, 61, voted in Pima County after voting in Wa...
04:36, 08/23/2019

Tucson Fire Department names new fire chief TUCSON – Tucson Fire Department announced its new fire chief Thursday morning after longtime assistant chief Joe Gulotta served as interim for nearly two years. According to city officials, Char...
04:36, 08/23/2019

Fire investigation underway after vehicle in flames found against Sahuarita home TUCSON – Rural Metro Fire Department is investigating a fire in Sahuarita after crews found a vehicle in flames against a garage Wednesday evening. According to officials, firefighters quickly e...
04:36, 08/23/2019

Walmart to reopen, renovate El Paso store with memorial to shooting victims The El Paso store is expected to reopen in three to four months, and Walmart plans to add a memorial for the shooting victims, officials say.        ...
05:00, 08/23/2019

Coast Guard suspends massive search for two firefighters missing at sea after fishing trip Rescuers spent six days searching for Brian McCluney and Justin Walker since they failed to return from a fishing trip off Port Canaveral, Florida.        ...
05:00, 08/23/2019

Chip Gaines urges fans to spread kindness after 'tough couple of weeks' for the United States Chip Gaines is urging his fans to help spread kindness in an essay titled "We Believe in Human Kindness" on his and wife Joanna Gaines' Magnolia blog.        ...
05:00, 08/23/2019

Jamie Foxx slams rumors he's dating young singer Sela Vave: 'Enough of the unnecessary hate' Amid rumors of a split from Katie Holmes, Jamie Foxx spoke out against speculation he's dating Sela Vave, the young singer he was photographed with.        ...
05:00, 08/23/2019

Florida scientists induce spawning of Atlantic coral in lab for first time Scientists in Florida have artificially induced reproductive spawning of an endangered Atlantic coral species for the first time in an aquarium setting, a breakthrough they say holds great promise in ...
05:00, 08/23/2019

As Amazon burns, Brazil's Bolsonaro tells rest of world not to interfere Amid growing international criticism over the wildfires raging through the Amazon, Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro on Thursday admitted farmers could be illegally setting the rainforest ablaze but ...
05:00, 08/23/2019

Source: Ruiz agrees to bout in Saudi Arabia Unified heavyweight world titleholder Andy Ruiz Jr. has agreed to go to Saudi Arabia to face Anthony Joshua in their much-anticipated rematch, a source with direct knowledge of the discussions told ES...
05:00, 08/23/2019

Poland lightning: Two children among five killed after storm Lightning strikes across the Tatra Mountains in southern Poland and neighbouring Slovakia have killed five people and injuring more than 100 others in an area popular with hikers and families, authori...
05:24, 08/23/2019

Annie Park leads CP Women's Open; Brooke Henderson 1 back Annie Park shot a 7-under 65 to take a one-stroke lead in the opening round of the CP Canadian Women's Open        ...
05:48, 08/23/2019

'Work will set you free': US Army commander suspended for using Auschwitz slogan to boost recruiting A US Army commander has been suspended after he reportedly sent a memo to Army recruiters that included the Nazi motto of the notorious Auschwitz death camp....
05:48, 08/23/2019

2 dead of Legionnaires' disease after staying at Bulgaria resort Medical authorities say Legionnaires' disease has killed two British citizens, who were both likely exposed while on vacation to Bulgaria this summer....
06:12, 08/23/2019

President Trump Is Pissed That Automakers Are Ignoring His Emissions Rollback President Trump is pissed at Ford for siding with California over him, Care by Volvo is in hot water, German automakers team up for autonomous cars, more Tesla turnover, and much more on The Morning S...
06:12, 08/23/2019

| Cheetahs change it up for WP Currie Cup showdown The Free State Cheetahs have named their line-up to face Western Province in a Currie Cup encounter at Free State Stadium in Bloemfontein this weekend....
06:12, 08/23/2019

| Sarri to miss Juve's opening Serie A fixtures with pneumonia Juventus coach Maurizio Sarri will miss the Serie A champions' first two games of the new season against Parma and Napoli as he recovers from pneumonia....
06:12, 08/23/2019

Serena Williams to face Maria Sharapova in US Open first round Serena opens bid for record-tying 24th major against SharapovaTop-seeded Djokovic drawn into same half as No 3 seed FedererBreakout star Cori Gauff could face Naomi Osaka in round threeSerena Williams...
06:12, 08/23/2019

Dean Smith happy with Aston Villa striker Wesley despite lack of goals | Paul Doyle Manager has seen enough, despite defeats by Bournemouth and Spurs, to be confident Villa will not ‘do a Fulham’To really offend people around Villa Park, just say the F word. After spending at least £...
06:12, 08/23/2019

Liverpool reveal plan to increase Anfield’s capacity to beyond 60,000 • Club ditch original plans for ‘ambitious’ new proposal• Fit-again Oxlade-Chamberlain signs contract extensionLiverpool have confirmed they are to abandon current plans to redevelop Anfield in favour...
06:12, 08/23/2019

Adam Ashley-Cooper and Jordan Petaia make Wallabies cut for Rugby World Cup Veteran joins bolter Jordan Petaia on plane to JapanDavid Pocock makes squad despite injury concernsEvergreen Adam Ashley-Cooper and fledgling Jordan Petaia have bolted into the most experienced Austr...
06:12, 08/23/2019

Copper Nears Multiyear Low as Economic Worries Grow The price of copper dropped to within striking distance of a fresh multiyear low as weak U.S. manufacturing data added to concern over the health of the global economy....
06:36, 08/23/2019

Chinese state media says fentanyl abuse is entirely U.S. responsibility Chinese state media on Friday hit back at claims by U.S. officials that China was failing to crack down on the flow of fentanyl and fentanyl-related substances into the United States, saying that resp...
07:00, 08/23/2019

‘I’m going to where people are’: the viral priest using TikTok to start a church His videos were designed to draw Austinites to religion but have made him a star of the new social media app that most of his age still don’t understand‘It just takes off’: how the short-video app Tik...
07:00, 08/23/2019

P!nk apparently read Kanye the riot act after his Taylor Swift interruption at the 2009 VMAs For better or worse, Kanye West’s interruption of Taylor Swift at the 2009 VMAs has become a tone-setting snapshot of the last decade of pop culture (not to mention its parallels to modern social medi...
07:00, 08/23/2019

Major phone carriers, state AGs team up to combat robocalls Most phone companies will offer call-blocking tools for free to customers, according to deal with country’s state attorneys.       ...
07:24, 08/23/2019

Overstock CEO resigns after admitting ties to Clinton probe, Russian spy An outspoken CEO known for rocking the boat resigned Thursday after the fallout from his romantic relationship with a Russian spy proved too much for investors to bear. Patrick Byrne, the head of disc...
07:24, 08/23/2019

Bernie Sanders offers a massive climate plan. Environmentalists cheer, but will it be too much for voters? Sanders’s new $16.3 trillion climate plan would remake large sections of the U.S. economy. Many environmentalists praise its sweep, but some Democratic strategists worry it will spook centrists....
07:24, 08/23/2019

Sen. Cotton says he raised the idea of buying Greenland in conversations with Trump and Danish ambassador The revelation came a day after Trump called off a trip to Denmark, saying in a tweet that he postponed the visit because the country’s leader was not interested in selling Greenland to the United Sta...
07:24, 08/23/2019

The Amazon Is In Flames. But Brazil's Past Can Show The Path Forward. Just over 16 years ago, on a sweltering day along the southeastern fringe of the Amazon forest, we sat down to catch our breath on a half-burnt log. Plumes of smoke on the horizon wafted to the sky,.....
07:48, 08/23/2019

One Of Two Trapped Polish Cavers Found Dead: Report Polish rescuers have found the body of one of two men who became trapped in a mountain cave last week when their corridor to the outside was flooded with water, a report said Thursday....
07:48, 08/23/2019

Carlos Ghosn's wife asks Macron for help Carole Ghosn, the wife of embattled auto executive Carlos Ghosn, has for months been blasting Japanese authorities for how they have handled her husband's case. Now she wants French President Emmanuel...
07:48, 08/23/2019

FOCUS-Xiaomi banks on phone data for finance play in India China's Xiaomi is poised to launch a consumer lending business in India in the coming weeks, making an ambitious tilt at the booming financial services market where data privacy concerns and fierce co...
07:48, 08/23/2019

UPDATE 1-Hong Kong unions urge Cathay Pacific to end "white terror" The Hong Kong Federation of Trade Unions on Friday called on Cathay Pacific to put an end to what it described as "white terror", following the dismissal of Rebecca Sy, the head of Cathay Dragon's Air...
08:12, 08/23/2019

Army dad uses super hero costume in epic homecoming These little girls find their favorite comic book hero in the park, but the real super hero is underneath the mask.        ...
08:12, 08/23/2019

Paige Thompson, Capital One data breach suspect, remaining jailed before rial Paige Thompson, a former Amazon software engineer who goes by the online alias "erratic," has a history of stalking and threatening to kill people and to get herself killed by police, prosecutors said...
08:12, 08/23/2019

After Making Chai, Cuddling Babies, Mamata Banerjee's Poem For Democracy Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee took to poetry to express distress over the state of affairs in a country where, she says, "democracy's address cannot be found and the country's history cannot.....
08:36, 08/23/2019

Prince Andrew got a foot massage from ‘young Russian women’ at Jeffrey Epstein’s pad: report Prince Andrew was spotted getting a foot massage from two young Russian women inside Jeffrey Epstein’s Upper East Side mansion, a report said Thursday. Literary agent John Brockman said in a 2013 emai...
08:36, 08/23/2019

Bernie Sanders meets California fire victims, lays out Green New Deal Democratic presidential hopeful Bernie Sanders on Thursday unveiled a $16.3 trillion climate change strategy on a tour of northern California that included meeting families displaced by deadly wildfir...
08:36, 08/23/2019

Josh Rosen's stock rises as Dolphins beat Jaguars Josh Rosen continued to elevate his stock in the Miami Dolphins quarterback competition with a stellar showing during a preseason win against the Jacksonville Jaguars....
09:00, 08/23/2019

August bank holiday travel: Drivers urged to travel 'after 9pm' as one of the busiest days of year on roads gets under way Bank holiday revellers have been urged to drive "after 9pm" as motorists are warned to expect heavy traffic on one of the busiest travel days of the year....
09:00, 08/23/2019

California light rail derailment leaves more than 20 injured SACRAMENTO, Calif. — Authorities say more than two dozen people have been injured in a light rail train derailment in Northern California. Sacramento Fire Capt. Keith Wade tells news outlets that 27 p...
09:24, 08/23/2019

Gary Ray Bowles, a serial killer who preyed on gay men, executed in Florida STARKE, Fla. — Gary Ray Bowles, a serial killer who preyed on older gay men during an eight-month spree that left six dead, was executed by lethal injection Thursday at Florida State Prison. The sente...
09:24, 08/23/2019

Doctor who performed brain studies for sex cult Nxivm loses his license The doctor who performed controversial brain studies for the sex cult Nxivm had his license revoked by the New York State Health Department, a report said Thursday. Dr. Brandon Porter, who performed u...
09:24, 08/23/2019

Australian thermal coal exporters warned of falling demand from India Report says outlook in India is ‘finely balanced and uncertain’ despite resources industry’s high hopesThermal coal exporters face “significant risk” that demand from India will decline, a report by t...
09:24, 08/23/2019

| What is Boris Johnson doing in Germany and France? There were cries of "Stop Brexit" from the crowd gathered in Berlin afternoon, as UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson met German Chancellor Angela Merkel and sat awkwardly as the band selected for the occ...
09:48, 08/23/2019

President Trump Scraps Plan to Cut Foreign Aid Amid Bipartisan Pushback (WASHINGTON) — Facing bipartisan opposition, President Donald Trump has scrapped an effort to cut some $4 billion in foreign aid that lawmakers had already approved. A senior administration offi...
09:48, 08/23/2019

Erica review – interactive story careens down a dramatic cul-de-sac PlayStation 4; Flavourworks/SonyThis experiment in storytelling has a fascinating premise – but its repetitiveness renders it a lesser BandersnatchHad Erica been released a year ago, chances are it wo...
10:12, 08/23/2019

MLB suspends involvement in Venezuelan baseball following sanctions Major League Baseball said on Thursday it was suspending involvement in the upcoming Venezuelan professional baseball season pending instructions from the U.S. government, which has repeatedly sanctio...
10:12, 08/23/2019

Unprecedented Close-Up View of Asteroid Shows Rocks That Look Surprisingly Familiar On October 3, 2018, the Hayabusa2 spacecraft dropped a lander toward the surface of the asteroid Ryugu from 135 feet up. The lander, MASCOT, hit a boulder, bounced backward, and tumbled 55 feet along ...
10:12, 08/23/2019

Oppo Reno A Rumoured to Launch With Dual Rear Cameras Oppo Reno A is said to have a full-HD+ (1080x2340 pixels) display and a Snapdragon 710 SoC, paired with 6GB of RAM. The launch date of the smartphone is yet to be revealed....
10:36, 08/23/2019

ISRO Releases First Moon Image Captured by Chandrayaan-2 Chandrayaan-2 has captured the first image of the moon, two days after entering the lunar orbit. The picture was taken by Vikram, the spacecraft's lander....
10:36, 08/23/2019

Syrian army pushes into encircled rebel pocket in northwest Syrian army troops pushed deep into a pocket of territory in the northwest where they encircled rebels and a Turkish military post, seizing towns the insurgents have held for years, state TV and a mon...
11:24, 08/23/2019

UPDATE 1-Huawei says impact of U.S. trade restrictions less than feared Chinese smartphone maker Huawei Technologies said on Friday its business has been less impacted by U.S. trade restrictions than the company had initially feared and it is "fully prepared" to live and ...
11:24, 08/23/2019

Huawei says "fully prepared" to deal with U.S. restrictions Huawei Technologies said on Friday it is "fully prepared" to live and work with U.S. trade restrictions, and there is no impact to its business from Washington's decision this week to extend a repriev...
11:24, 08/23/2019

Major fashion companies to make G7 pledge to help environment Major fashion companies from around the world said on Friday they had signed a pact which they would present at this week's G7 summit to help protect the environment....
11:24, 08/23/2019

UPDATE 2-UK Stocks-Factors to watch on Aug. 23 Britain's FTSE 100 index is seen opening 28 points higher at 7,156 on Friday, according to financial bookmakers, with futures up 0.7% ahead of the cash market open....
11:24, 08/23/2019

India Inc Grows Impatient As Economy Dips And PM Modi Is Distracted India's GDP growth in January-March slid to a near five-year low of 5.8% and most analysts expect data due later this month to show that growth in April-June faltered even further....
11:24, 08/23/2019

Shapoorji Pallonji Group Plans Asset Sales to Cut Rs 4,000 Crore Debt The 154-year-old group, controlled by billionaire Pallonji Mistry and his family, expects the deals to be clinched by March next year, a source said....
11:24, 08/23/2019

Google follows Apple with its own anti-tracking policy for Chromium-based browsers Google has announced a new initiative that aims to “fundamentally enhance privacy on the web.” The proposal — dubbed “Privacy Sandbox” — is a stab at preventing extensive tracking of users on the web ...
11:48, 08/23/2019

Motorola launches a $195 phone with a GoPro-like wide-angle action cam Motorola launched its One Action phone in India today, with a dedicated wide-angle action camera. The brand, which once dominated India‘s mid-range segment with its G series of phones, has only just l...
11:48, 08/23/2019

Dean Smith upbeat as Aston Villa aim to show F-word jibe is misplaced | Paul Doyle Manager goes into Friday’s game against Everton unconcerned by opening defeats and record signing Wesley’s lack of goals To really offend people around Villa Park, just say the F word. After spending ...
11:48, 08/23/2019

Ashes 2019: England v Australia, third Test day two – live! Updates from the second day of play at HeadingleyJofra Archer ‘over the moon’ after six-wicket haulAny thoughts? Email or tweet @JPHowcroft 10.41am BST Thank you for the many many excellent autograph ...
11:48, 08/23/2019

Jim Mallinder leaves England role to become Scotland performance director ‘This was an opportunity that I couldn’t refuse,’ says MallinderMallinder will work across Scotland’s men’s and women’s teamsJim Mallinder will join the Scottish Rugby Union as its new performance dir...
11:48, 08/23/2019

Cutting the Cord: What Parents and Teenagers Need to Know In her Help Desk column, Judith Newman shares books on “adulting” — learning the skills we need to make it in the world, without Mom or Dad at the ready....
11:48, 08/23/2019

Are You Sure That Wine You Ordered Is Actually Dry? Sommeliers and retailers report that “dry” is the most misunderstood term in the world of wine. Our wine columnist separates the subjective from the technical to drill down to the true meaning....
11:48, 08/23/2019

Sarah Huckabee Sanders is joining Fox News Ex-White House spokeswoman Sarah Huckabee Sanders will join Fox News as a contributor focusing on political commentary and analysis for assorted shows on the cable network. Sanders, who left the White...
11:48, 08/23/2019

Eddie Stobart slams brakes on shares trading Logistics and trucking specialist Eddie Stobart has said goodbye to its chief executive and suspended its shares after delaying the release of its results....
11:48, 08/23/2019

Luis Severino inching closer toward making rehab start OAKLAND, Calif. — The news from Tampa on injured Yankees pitchers Luis Severino and Dellin Betances continued to be positive Thursday. According to manager Aaron Boone, Severino threw a two-inning sim...
12:12, 08/23/2019

It doesn’t get any easier from here for reeling Yankees OAKLAND, Calif. — Imagine the embarrassment, showing up for the party of the summer with your ascot smudged, your monocle cracked and your white pants sporting a red-wine stain the size of an iguana. ...
12:12, 08/23/2019

Juan Lagares presenting Mets with a pleasant challenge Moving off the bench to make an impact as a starter is no easy feat, but Juan Lagares has shown the Mets how it can be done. Outfield uncertainty threatened to derail the Mets’ pursuit of an NL wild-c...
12:12, 08/23/2019

Noah Syndergaard dominates Indians — then rubs it in While the rain drops were falling at Citi Field, the Indians’ couldn’t find cover from Noah Syndergaard. The Mets’ fireballer, likely killing time in the Citi Field clubhouse after having his night on...
12:12, 08/23/2019

Rookie Dwayne Haskins leads Washington Redskins past fumbling Atlanta Falcons If Case Keenum is still the leader in the Redskins’ QB competition, rookie Dwayne Haskins at least gave coach Jay Gruden more to think about.       ...
12:12, 08/23/2019

UTEP Miners TE Luke Laufenberg, son of ex-Cowboys QB Babe Laufenberg, dies of cancer Former UTEP football signee Luke Laufenberg, 21, the son of former Cowboys quarterback Babe Laufenberg, died of leukemia on Thursday.       ...
12:12, 08/23/2019

Baltimore Orioles set MLB record for most home runs allowed in a season Baltimore Orioles set MLB mark with their 259th home run allowed, and there's still more than a month left in the regular season.       ...
12:12, 08/23/2019

Steve Spurrier values Alliance of American Football title as much as his ACC and SEC crowns Steve Spurrier places an equal value on his Alliance of American Football title as the ones he won in the ACC and SEC while a college football coach.       ...
12:12, 08/23/2019

John Elway reveals Dupuytren's contracture diagnosis, promotes awareness for hand condition John Elway is part of a national awareness campaign for Dupuytren’s contracture, a condition that prevents curled fingers from being straightened.       ...
12:12, 08/23/2019

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

The Morning After: iPhone 'Pro' rumors Hey, good morning! You look fabulous. We're ready with our review of Samsung's big-screen Galaxy Note 10+, and the rumor machine is already cranking up ahead of Apple's next big iPhone...
12:36, 08/23/2019

Amazon will no longer use drivers' tips to cover their base pay Amazon has pledged to be more transparent and to tell its its Flex delivery drivers how much they actually earn, according to an email sent to contractors as seen by the LA Times. Perhaps more importa...
12:36, 08/23/2019

Google's Android brand gets a facelift; robot mascot keeps head, loses body in new logo Google is changing the way it names its Android operating system releases in a push for greater accessibility. It's also changing the Android logo.       ...
12:36, 08/23/2019

Donkervoort to unveil hardcore, sub-700kg JD70 D8 GTO-based commemorative edition packs a 2.5-litre turbocharged Audi engine and will cost less than £150,000 Dutch car maker Donkervoort has previewed the JD70 – a supercar designed to celebrate th...
13:00, 08/23/2019

Lynk&Co 03 Cyan Concept is fastest four-door at Nurburgring Lynk&Co’s road-legal version of World Touring Car racer beats Jaguar XE SV Project 8 – albeit in concept guise World Touring Car team Cyan Racing claims to have broken the front-wheel-drive and four-...
13:00, 08/23/2019

Raiders, Packers play on 80-yard field in Canada after safety concerns in end zones Don’t blame the Oakland Raiders and Green Bay Packers if they gave a less-than-100-percent effort in Thursday night’s NFL preseason game: The field was only 80 yards long....
13:24, 08/23/2019

Nature’s Perfect Design: Scientists Believe That Studying Woodpeckers Could Totally Revolutionize The Way We Bash Trees Apart With Our Heads To Find Bugs Studying nature has long provided humanity with insights into how to better adapt to our world, and now experts believe that a secret to improving our everyday lives may very well be perched on a tree...
13:48, 08/23/2019

Syrian army captures Hama rebel pocket in northwest: state media Syrian army troops seized a pocket of territory in the northwest where they had encircled rebels and a Turkish military post on Friday, reclaiming towns they lost early in the war....
14:12, 08/23/2019

One Israeli killed and two injured in bomb attack near settlement: ambulance One Israeli was killed and two injured in a Palestinian attack near a settlement in the occupied West Bank on Friday, Israeli medical officials said....
14:12, 08/23/2019

Bernie Sanders' Criminal Reform Plans Are Catching Up With His Radical Economic Platform Most candidates push criminal reform packages that often lack the requisite muscle to make a dent in a system that warehouses black and brown people with reckless abandon. But Sen. Bernie Sanders’ pla...
14:12, 08/23/2019

It’s Finally Happening: Serena Williams to Face Off Against Maria Sharapova at the US Open for the 1st Time Serena Williams has met, and defeated, rival Maria Sharapova at many a tennis tournament—Wimbledon, the Australian and French opens—but she’s never gotten the chance to face off against Sharapova at t...
14:12, 08/23/2019

Colin Kaepernick Reveals the Source of His Inspiration for the National Anthem Protest It’s well-known that Colin Kaepernick started his protest on the gridiron to bring attention to the police brutality and racial injustice plaguing this nation, but in a recent interview, the former qu...
14:12, 08/23/2019

A Case for Why Jay-Z Should Forget About the NFL and Just Buy a Popeyes Franchise Of the myriad possible metaphors for the Popeyes Chicken Sandwich craze of 2019—which is a thing I will tell my kids about when they ask how America voted for Donald Trump—my favorite is that the sand...
14:12, 08/23/2019

SoftBank-backed Oyo, known for budget stays, to rebrand Hooters hotel in Vegas SoftBank Group Corp-backed Indian hotel aggregator Oyo will rebrand a Hooters Casino Hotel in Las Vegas, a deal that a source with knowledge of the matter said was worth $135 million....
14:36, 08/23/2019

Wall St Week Ahead-Investors look at dollar stores as U.S. recession fears increase More investors are watching the shares of discount retailers like Dollar General Corp and Dollar Tree Inc, which perform better during economic downturns, in the hopes of gauging changes in consumer b...
14:36, 08/23/2019

Brazil's Bolsonaro says army may be sent to help combat Amazon fires Brazil's President Jair Bolsonaro said on Friday that the army could be sent to help combat the fires sweeping through the Amazon rainforest, and that a decision will be taken later in the day....
14:36, 08/23/2019

Hands-on video shows Apple’s leaked iPhone 11 Pro and iPhone 11 designs in real life Today is Friday, August 23rd, which means that we’re now just two and a half weeks away from seeing the official unveiling of Apple’s next-generation iPhone 11 lineup, and exactly three we...
15:00, 08/23/2019

Google Photos just got an awesome feature that makes it a must-have Android and iPhone app Google Photos is easily one of the best apps you could have installed on your phone, especially if it’s an Android device, and especially a specific type of Android that comes with unlimited sto...
15:00, 08/23/2019

Crotchety Rockies Broadcasters Wish Harm On Idiot On The Field An idiot ran out onto the field during the second inning of Thursday night’s Rockies-Cardinals game in St. Louis. An army of security personnel briefly chased the goof around the outfield and then the...
15:24, 08/23/2019

When You Learn That You've Been Living With Face Blindness In 2013, I was four months into my job at The Washington Post when we had a going-away party for a woman who was moving to Philadelphia. Everyone gathered around my section's little newsroom while our...
15:24, 08/23/2019

As Amazon burns, Brazil’s Bolsonaro dismisses the crisis Asked about the surging fires in the world’s most precious forest — the area scorched has more than doubled in the past two years — Brazil's president accused his critics of setting them, to “call att...
15:24, 08/23/2019

Zimbabwe comedian is latest in torture of government critics A wave of abductions, torture and arrests in Zimbabwe are targeting opposition activists and other government critics, the latest being a popular comedian dragged from her home by armed and masked men...
15:24, 08/23/2019

Russian doctor has trace of radiation after explosion Russian officials say they have checked over 100 medical workers who helped treat victims of a recent explosion and found one man with a trace of radiation...
15:24, 08/23/2019

Giants QB Daniel Jones continues impressive preseason against Bengals Rookie quarterback Daniel Jones continued his impressive preseason by completing 9-of-11 passes during a New York Giants win against the Cincinnati Bengals....
15:24, 08/23/2019

Watch: Chicago Cubs' Kyle Hendricks spins pitching gem vs. San Francisco Giants Chicago Cubs pitcher Kyle Hendricks out-dueled Jeff Samardija and led his team to a narrow victory against the San Francisco Giants, allowing just three hits over seven scoreless innings....
15:24, 08/23/2019

Work advice: I applied for a job with my friend’s ex-boss Working for a friend’s ex-boss can be like dating a friend’s ex. It can work, but everyone has to be grown-ups and you need a clear view of the reason(s) why your friend left....
15:48, 08/23/2019

Jawline: behind the social media documentary about short-lived fame In a compelling new film, a 16-year-old small town boy becomes a star thanks to livestreaming and an ever-changing new world opens upSometime between 2016 and 2017 – a distinct period, if you follow t...
15:48, 08/23/2019

Arsenal attacking trio can match Liverpool's vaunted front three, claims Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang believes Arsenal's club-record £72million signing Nicolas Pepe can help form a devastating attacking unit to match Liverpool's celebrated front three....
16:12, 08/23/2019

Representative Seth Moulton ends bid for Democratic presidential nomination Representative Seth Moulton, who mounted a long-shot bid for the 2020 Democratic presidential nomination, ended his campaign on Friday, warning that the party must now decide how far left it wants to ...
16:12, 08/23/2019

Jeffrey Epstein’s foundations gave nearly $800K to MIT The Massachusetts Institute of Technology accepted about $800,000 over two decades from foundations controlled by disgraced financier Jeffrey Epstein, according to the university’s president, who vowe...
16:12, 08/23/2019

Scientists are building a real-life version of the Starship Enterprise's life scanner When the crewmembers of the Starship Enterprise pull into orbit around a new planet, one of the first things they do is scan for life-forms. Here in the real world, researchers have long been trying t...
16:12, 08/23/2019

Student loan borrowers battling cancer can now press pause on their payments Congress passed a law allowing people with cancer to press pause on their student loan payments. Yet borrowers haven't been able to access the deferment because the U.S. Education Department didn...
16:12, 08/23/2019

Here's what shows the bond market is really scared about Fed policy One area that has been raising alarm bells is the market's growing expectation that inflation will go lower and lower, and stay there for a long time....
16:12, 08/23/2019

Human chain across Hong Kong expresses solidarity and determination, say protesters Protesters formed a human chain across Hong Kong Friday evening in a show of solidarity for the city's pro-democracy protest movement that continues to gain traction almost three months after it began...
16:12, 08/23/2019

Pakistan calls on UNICEF to drop actress Priyanka Chopra as an ambassador Pakistan has demanded that Indian actress Priyanka Chopra be stripped of her UNICEF Goodwill Ambassador role, saying that her "support for war" and the Indian government amid heightened tensions in th...
16:12, 08/23/2019

Pakistan expands ban on plastic bags as inspectors are caught in shop spat Punjab joins regions where polythene bags are illegal and stiff fines take effect in Islamabad amid demands for alternativesPunjab has become the latest region in Pakistan to ban plastic bags, as the ...
16:12, 08/23/2019

Solskjaer demands action over Pogba Twitter hate campaign "Manchester United manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer says action must be taken to prevent the kind of hate campaign which Paul Pogba has suffered on Twitter."...
16:36, 08/23/2019

Barcelona snub loan deal for Vidal... because of Neymar - Euro Papers "Arturo Vidal may leave Barcelona before the transfer window shuts, but it won\u0027t be for a loan deal as a Euro giant has just reportedly had their bid rebuffed."...
16:36, 08/23/2019

Dem Rep. Tom Malinowski: We need illegal immigrants to 'mow our beautiful lawns' Rep. Tom Malinowski, D-N.J., defended the presence of both legal and illegal immigrants on Tuesday, asking his constituents: "Who do you think is mowing our beautiful lawns?"...
16:36, 08/23/2019

Sri Lanka Ends Emergency 4 Months After Easter Blasts Sri Lanka has ended a four-month state of emergency declared after Easter suicide bombings by Islamist extremists that killed 258 people, officials said Friday....
16:36, 08/23/2019

How players are using uniform numbers to break MLB's unwritten rules The first 0 versus 0 matchup in MLB history. Four times as many 99s this young century as in the last. Why the weird digits? It's all part of a cultural shift in the sport....
16:36, 08/23/2019

UEFA punishes Rangers for sectarian chants by fans UEFA has punished Rangers for fans' sectarian chants by ordering part of the stadium closed for a Europa League playoff next week       ...
17:00, 08/23/2019

United Arab Emirates woman seeks divorce over husband’s ‘extreme love’ A married United Arab Emirates woman reportedly is seeking a divorce — claiming her life is “hell” because she feels suffocated by her husband’s “extreme love,” acc...
17:00, 08/23/2019

Brazil's Bolsonaro says army may help fight Amazon fires Brazil's President Jair Bolsonaro said on Friday the army may be enlisted to help combat fires sweeping through the Amazon rainforest, as international condemnation and calls for tough action to quell...
17:00, 08/23/2019

G7 advisers discuss 'concrete measures' on Amazon fires: France Advisers to G7 leaders are discussing concrete measures to be decided on during the Group of Seven industrialized countries' summit this weekend in France, a French diplomatic source said on Friday....
17:00, 08/23/2019

Canadian single dad faces human rights complaint for asking about babysitter’s gender A single father in Canada may have violated his province's human rights act by asking about the gender and age of a potential babysitter, according to a lawsuit....
17:00, 08/23/2019

David Koch, funder of conservative causes, dies at 79 David Koch and his brother Charles are best known for donating to conservative and libertarian causes. Critics say the Koch brothers have rolled back environmental regulations and labor rights....
17:24, 08/23/2019

Janmashtami 2019: How To Make Makhana Paag Prasad At Home Janmashtami 2019: One of the most widely celebrated festivals of the Indian subcontinent, Krishna Janmashtami is going to be celebrated on 24th August, 2019....
17:24, 08/23/2019

Serial killer who targeted gay men executed in Florida after eating hearty last meal A mass murderer known as the “I-95 killer,” who spent the majority of 1994 targeting gay men -- including a Navy World War II veteran -- along the busy travel corridor, ate three burgers, fries and ba...
17:24, 08/23/2019

Lightning Strikes Kill 5, Injure Over 100 In Europe’s Tatra Mountains (WARSAW, Poland) — Lightning struck across the Tatra Mountains in southern Poland and neighboring Slovakia on Thursday, killing five people and injuring over 100 others in an area popular with h...
17:24, 08/23/2019

U.S. rates futures gain on China's tariff, Fed's Bullard U.S. interest rates futures rose on Friday, erasing their earlier losses after China announced retaliatory tariffs on about $75 billion of U.S. imports, rekindling bets the trade war between the......
17:48, 08/23/2019

To Improve Mental Health in Black America, We Must Empower Communities We’re still struggling to reconcile historic trauma with the black experience in America. After years of systemic oppression, exclusion, and discrimination affecting generations of families, black Ame...
17:48, 08/23/2019

It’s Finally Happening: Serena Williams to Face Off Against Maria Sharapova at US Open for 1st Time Serena Williams has met, and defeated, rival Maria Sharapova at many a tennis tournament—Wimbledon, the Australian and French Opens—but she’s never gotten the chance to face off against Sharapova at t...
17:48, 08/23/2019

Colin Kaepernick Reveals the Source of His Inspiration for National Anthem Protest It’s well-known that Colin Kaepernick started his protest on the gridiron to bring attention to the police brutality and racial injustice plaguing this nation, but in a recent interview, the former qu...
17:48, 08/23/2019

What we've learned from Formula 1 2021 car windtunnel model Formula 1's 2021 concept car has undergone its first windtunnel tests, and according to series chiefs the results of changes designed to improve the spectacle were "excellent"...
17:48, 08/23/2019

Tesla, Ford have the most to lose among US carmakers on China's new round of tariffs The two American car companies are among the top exporters of U.S.-produced vehicles to China along with BMW and Daimler/Mercedes-Benz, according to industry data obtained by CNBC....
18:12, 08/23/2019

Volkswagen recalls 679,000 US vehicles to fix electrical problem that could cause cars to roll away Volkswagen said Friday that it's recalling 679,000 U.S. vehicles sold since 2011 with an electrical issue that could cause the car to roll away....
18:12, 08/23/2019

Simulation trains front-line child welfare workers An Illinois child welfare agency under fire for some high-profile deaths is giving workers hands-on training. Trainees walk through mock homes and role-play scenarios with actors to prepare for invest...
18:12, 08/23/2019

Scooter Braun Congratulates Taylor Swift on "Brilliant" Album Lover After Taylor Swift released her new album Lover on Friday, Scooter Braun took to Twitter to congratulate the singer on her "brilliant" work. "Regardless of what has been said......
18:36, 08/23/2019

Former top FBI official Andrew McCabe, who sparred with Trump, is joining CNN as a contributor Andrew McCabe filed a lawsuit alleging that his removal was part of a scheme by President Donald Trump to remove government employees "because they were not politically loyal to him."...
18:36, 08/23/2019

Powell stops short of committing to rate cuts, and Trump fumes The Federal Reserve will "act as appropriate" to keep the U.S. economy healthy, Fed Chair Jerome Powell said on Friday, remarks that did not say how fast it might cut interest rates, drawing fire from...
19:00, 08/23/2019

Trump meets with trade team at White house: CNBC reporter on Twitter President Donald Trump was meeting with his trade team at the White House, according to CNBC, after China imposed retaliatory tariffs on U.S. goods and the Republican leader told American companies to...
19:00, 08/23/2019

Ryanair to shut four Spanish base next year: union Ryanair has decided to close its Spanish bases in Las Palmas, Tenerife South, Lanzarote and Girona from January, putting the jobs of more than 500 pilots and cabin crew at risk, the local USO union s...
19:00, 08/23/2019

Bride vows to ‘crawl down’ aisle before letting brain tumor stop wedding Their dream wedding was quickly turning into a nightmare. “I was going to crawl down that aisle before I had to use the walker,” Christina Anderson tells Today. “It was not an option for me.” This May...
19:00, 08/23/2019

I wanted to hate Popeyes’ chicken sandwich, but damn it, it’s good I was ready — make that itching — to laugh off Popeyes’ brand-new chicken sandwich. The Twitter war between Popeyes and its competitors over bragging rights alone was enough to make me barf. Plu...
19:00, 08/23/2019

PV Sindhu, Sai Praneeth Enter World Championships Semi-Finals PV Sindhu defeated Chinese Taipei shuttler Tai Tzu Ying 12-21, 23-21, 21-19 while Sai Praneeth edged past Indonesia's Jonatan Christie to enter the semi-finals....
19:00, 08/23/2019

Claim Of Devotee Cannot Be Adverse To Deity: Top Court To Nirmohi Akhara The Supreme Court on Friday told Nirmohi Akhara, which has said the lawsuit of "Ram Lalla" be rejected and the disputed land in Ayodhya be given to it as it has been the deity's sole devotee, that the...
19:00, 08/23/2019

CBI Seeks Help From 5 Countries In INX Media Probe: Sources The CBI has contacted five countries for information on shell companies and bank accounts to identify the manner in which kickbacks were allegedly routed in the INX Media case over ten years ago,......
19:00, 08/23/2019

Higher Tax On Foreign Investors Withdrawn, Says Nirmala Sitharaman Giving in to the demands of overseas investors, Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Friday announced rollback of enhanced surcharge on foreign portfolio investors levied in the Budget....
19:00, 08/23/2019

Governor criticized for 'disgusting' anti-immigrant email sent day before El Paso attack Letter from Greg Abbott warns over ‘illegal immigrants’ and says ‘we’ll need to take matters into our own hands’The day before a gunman in El Paso carried out the deadliest attack against Latinos in m...
19:00, 08/23/2019

In Bolsonaro’s burning Brazilian Amazon, all our futures are being consumed | Eliane Brum The rainforest might seem a remote place, but it is the heart of the planet – and it is under attack as never beforeThe Amazon is the centre of the world. Right now, as our planet experiences climate ...
19:00, 08/23/2019

US Open form guide: Naomi Osaka faces struggle to retain title | Jacob Steinberg Ashleigh Barty, Karolina Pliskova, Simona Halep and Serena Williams in frame at Flushing Meadows with world No 1 hit by injury and fitness worriesThe world No 1 has struggled since collecting her seco...
19:00, 08/23/2019

Rich territory: how class warfare is taking over the multiplex Grisly comedy horror Ready or Not joins a vicious pack of films this year that have been pitting the upper class against the poor The thing about rich people is that they need the working poor much mo...
19:00, 08/23/2019

North Korea calls Pompeo 'poisonous' to diplomacy Ri Yong-ho says US secretary of state cast ‘dark shadows’ over nuclear talksNorth Korea’s top diplomat has called the US secretary of state, Mike Pompeo, a “diehard toxin” who only complicates denucle...
19:00, 08/23/2019

The great Australian cafe war: he thought he was the best customer ever ... but was he? When Fraser Harvey crowned himself his local coffee shop’s No 1 customer he thought he had no competition. He was wrongIt all started on Monday when Fraser Harvey walked into his local cafe in Melbour...
19:00, 08/23/2019

Five things Congress may do that will affect your business this year And three that Congress will probably not do but will dominate the newsThe August lull is upon us so let’s all be grateful. We can definitely use a few weeks of the congressional recess to at least tr...
19:00, 08/23/2019

Andrew Harper's family vow to 'go forward with him in our hearts' in first official tribute to 'murdered' officer The family of Pc Andrew Harper have vowed to "go forward with Andrew in our hearts" in their first tribute to the officer, a week after he was killed....
19:00, 08/23/2019

Andrew Harper: Police forces around Britain pause for minute's silence to remember Pc A minute's silence has been by police forces across the country this morning to remember Pc Andrew Harper who died while responding to a reported crime....
19:00, 08/23/2019

The Londoner: Writer's fears over Cummings return James Graham on his part in the Cummings saga | Boris Orbit Tower in debt | Jacob Rees Mogg on his farming ambitions | Prom night for royal cellist | Ed Balls told off by Yvete Cooper for wrestling su...
19:00, 08/23/2019

Ray Connor: Tributes to British man killed in 30ft plunge while working on billionaire Ineos founder's yacht Tributes were today paid to a British man working on billionaire Sir Jim Ratcliffe's yacht after he reportedly fell to his death during a session of the free-running sport parkour....
19:00, 08/23/2019

Salesforce sees higher quarterly, FY revenue; shares rise 7% Salesforce.com Inc forecast third-quarter and full-year revenue above Wall Street estimates on Thursday, as it benefits from acquisitions and more companies opting for its cloud-based services, sendi...
19:24, 08/23/2019

'Real speed up front – wow!': Klopp on Liverpool's clash with Arsenal – video Jürgen Klopp says Liverpool must be brave if they are to clinch three points against Arsenal. The European champions host the London side – the only other team in the Premier League to have won each o...
20:12, 08/23/2019

‘It’s Gratifying’: Jay Inslee Finally Gets His Moment The Washington governor and self-described climate candidate told us what it was like to achieve national recognition — after leaving the presidential race....
20:12, 08/23/2019

The most memorable TV chefs Stewart, Boudain and Hollywood make up part of the recipe that is our favorite chefs from the small screen.        ...
20:12, 08/23/2019

| UN, France raise concern over Amazon wildfires 'crisis' Paris and the United Nations have called for the protection of the fire-plagued Amazon rainforest as Brazil's right-wing president accused his French counterpart of having a 'colonialist mentality' ov...
20:13, 08/23/2019

Auto Industry Welcomes FMs Support To Revive Auto Sales While the auto industry is happy with the announcements made by the Finance Minister today, there's still a lot more that the industry expects from the government and dialogues to bring down the GST.....
20:36, 08/23/2019

Apple and chip stocks slide after Trump orders US companies to look for alternative to China Semiconductor stocks and shares of Apple slid on Friday after President Donald Trump said U.S. companies should "immediately start looking for an alternative" to their operations in China....
20:36, 08/23/2019

U.S. trade group says 'unrealistic' for American retailers to exit China The U.S. National Retail Federation (NRF) said on Friday it is "unrealistic" for American retailers to move out of China, the world's second-largest economy, as 95% of the world's consumers live outsi...
20:37, 08/23/2019

UPDATE 2-Merck Canada says new drug price regulations are unconstitutional Merck Canada and a group of pharmaceutical companies are challenging the constitutionality of new regulations meant to lower patented drug prices, the company said in a statement on Friday, in a late ...
20:37, 08/23/2019

UPDATE 3-U.S. appeals court mostly upholds Obama-era ozone rules A U.S. appeals court on Friday mostly upheld Obama-era Environmental Protection Agency regulations from 2015 that set a more stringent standard for ozone, a pollutant linked to several serious health ...
20:37, 08/23/2019

Alleged “snake oil” crypto company sues over boos at Black Hat Enlarge / Things got weird during a sponsored talk at this year's Black Hat USA conference. Now it's spawning a lawsuit. (credit: Getty Images) One of the strangest moments at the Black Hat USA secu...
20:37, 08/23/2019

Serial killer linked to dozens of U.S. murders pleads guilty to two more Serial killer Samuel Little, who is serving multiple life sentences after being convicted of killing three women in Los Angeles in the 1980s, appeared in Ohio court by videolink on Friday and pleaded ...
21:00, 08/23/2019

'Fast healer' Osaka ready for U.S. Open title defence "Naomi Osaka\u0027s knee injury suffered in the lead-up to her U.S. Open title defence has improved and the Japanese does not expect it to limit her performance in the year\u0027s final Grand Slam."...
21:00, 08/23/2019

Wonderkid Evenepoel signs new long-term deal with Deceuninck – Quick-Step "Cycling news - Remco Evenepoel has been rewarded for his impressive first season at World Tour level with a new and improved contract at Deceuninck – Quick-Step."...
21:00, 08/23/2019

Guardiola 'happily wrong' about milestone man David Silva "Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola hailed David Silva ahead of his 400th game for the club but admitted he initially wondered if the diminutive playmaker had the physical attributes to be a succes...
21:00, 08/23/2019

Ebola appears contained in Goma, but flares in other parts of Congo: WHO Ebola appears to be under control in the city of Goma in Congo but it has flared in other parts of the country, where aid workers are combating insecurity and disinformation on social media, the World...
21:00, 08/23/2019

Analysis: 2020 field is going to start shrinking faster On Wednesday night, Washington Gov. Jay Inslee became the third major Democratic candidate to drop out of the 2020 race. He's not likely to be the last to say goodbye in the next few weeks....
21:00, 08/23/2019

Brazil leader accuses France's Macron of 'colonialist mindset' after call for action on Amazon fires Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro hit back at French leader Emmanuel Macron, after he urged dialogue among G-7 leaders on the rising number of fires in the Amazon rainforest....
21:00, 08/23/2019