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Let us not overlook Shrek's contributions to Game of Thrones

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Let us not overlook Shrek's contributions to Game of Thrones

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World Gold Council sets out environmental, ethical mining guidelines The World Gold Council (WGC) on Thursday published a set of guidelines for gold miners designed to encourage high environmental and ethical standards....
06:38, 09/12/2019

GLOBAL MARKETS-Asian stocks hit six-week high on trade war hopes ahead of ECB Asian stocks hit a six-week high on Thursday on hopes for a thaw in U.S.-China trade frictions and expectations that the European Central Bank would kick off another wave of monetary easing by global ...
06:38, 09/12/2019

PRESS DIGEST- British Business - Sept 12 The following are the top stories on the business pages of British newspapers. Reuters has not verified these stories and does not vouch for their accuracy....
06:38, 09/12/2019

UPDATE 3-White House pushes biofuel deal to biofuel producers, oil refiners -sources White House officials on Wednesday urged U.S. biofuel producers and oil refiners to accept a deal to lift biofuel blending mandates in 2020, saying overlong negotiations could make it hard to enact th...
06:38, 09/12/2019

Bolton bolts and Iran war fever suddenly drops The price of oil fell by 2.2% just minutes after news spread that US National Security Advisor John Bolton was out of a job. In an instant, the prospect of a catastrophic war in the Middle East seemed...
07:00, 09/12/2019

High-school swimmer disqualified over 'modesty rule' reinstated after backlash Referee ruled swimsuit exposed too much of student’s buttocksAlaskan schools district says decision was ‘heavy handed’The decision to disqualify an Alaskan high school swimmer for wearing a swimsuit t...
07:00, 09/12/2019

Trump says FDA will ban flavored e-cigarettes to combat teen vaping Agency to develop guidelines to remove all flavors except tobacco from the market as authorities investigate breathing illnesses Donald Trump said Wednesday his administration will propose banning tho...
07:00, 09/12/2019

State Department approves Poland’s $6.5 billion F-35 fighter jet order The 32 planes would gradually replace Poland’s fleet of Mikoyan MiG-29 and Sukhoi Su-22 jets, both Russian-made. The deal should also give a not-insignificant boost to Lockheed Martin’s foreign sales....
07:24, 09/12/2019

Tonga’s prime minister, who nurtured democracy, dies at 78 Tongan Prime Minister ‘Akilisi Pohiva, who is credited with helping bring democracy to the small Pacific island nation, has died at 78 after suffering pneumonia...
07:24, 09/12/2019

Fish oil study fails to show reduction in premature babies (Reuters Health) - A large Australian study is debunking the idea that fish oil capsules can lower the odds of premature delivery or raise the chances of late-pregnancy complications....
07:24, 09/12/2019

Oracle CEO Mark Hurd to take leave of absence The CEO is leaving for health reasons, Oracle announced. Meanwhile, the tech giant reported its Q1 results a day early, with earnings meeting expectations....
07:24, 09/12/2019

AWS provides update on Outposts launch, supported services At launch, Outposts will support Amazon ECS and EKS clusters, Amazon EMR clusters for data analytics, and Amazon RDS instances for relational database services....
07:24, 09/12/2019

Hong Kong stock exchange makes £32bn bid for London counterpart Proposal to LSE board will only proceed if deal for Refinitiv is terminated or voted down The Hong Kong stock exchange has made a surprise £32bn bid to take over the 300-year old London Stock Exchange...
07:24, 09/12/2019

Proud Papa Trump Sort of Acknowledges Barron's Existence Speaking on Wednesday at a hastily-called press conference to announce new FDA restrictions on flavored e-cigs, President Donald Trump graciously acknowledged his wife Melania for her efforts to call ...
07:24, 09/12/2019

Japan should scrap nuclear reactors after Fukushima, says new environment minister Shinjiro Koizumi says: ‘We will be doomed if we allow another accident to occur’Japan’s new environment minister has called for the country’s nuclear reactors to be scrapped to prevent a repeat of the...
07:48, 09/12/2019

Britain is nation of litter louts, says Jeremy Paxman Clean Up Britain patron criticises ‘utterly useless’ ministers and ‘even more useless’ Keep Britain TidyBritain is a nation of litter louts and government efforts to tackle “the soul-destroying proble...
07:48, 09/12/2019

Water found in atmosphere of planet beyond our solar system Scientists for the first time have detected water in the atmosphere of an Earth-like planet orbiting a distant star, evidence that a key ingredient for life exists beyond our solar system, according t...
07:48, 09/12/2019

Trump touts border wall progress, optimistic after recent court victories President Trump on Wednesday expressed optimism in his effort to build a wall along the U.S.-Mexico border and said recent court victories will help pave a way around “obstructionist Democrats.”...
07:48, 09/12/2019

Audio recording details final moments of slain reporter Jamal Khashoggi Audio recording that captures the final moments of slain Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi provide new insight into his death at a Saudi consulate in Turkey last year....
07:48, 09/12/2019

Japan’s new trade chief has record of misogyny Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe appointed an anti-Seoul politician known for his misogynistic views as trade minister during a cabinet reshuffle on Wednesday....
07:48, 09/12/2019

Uber intends to treat drivers as contractors despite California bill California is likely on the cusp of making gig companies treat independent contractors as employees, but Uber doesn't think the potential law will change its business. In an update, legal chief ...
07:48, 09/12/2019

Inside Volkswagen's all-electric ID.3 While the exterior of a car is important (no one wants to drive an ugly car), the interior is where you spend most of your time. While the powertrain (electric) and design (a smoother Golf) of the ID....
07:48, 09/12/2019

PC-to-mobile game streaming arrives on the Galaxy Note 10 Samsung's PlayGalaxy PC-to-mobile game streaming app is ready to roll, provided you have the right hardware. The tech giant has released PlayGalaxy Link in the US and South Korea for Galaxy Note...
07:48, 09/12/2019

Apple Arcade is a tough sell, despite its low price At last, Apple has put a price on Apple Arcade, its video game subscription service. Five bucks per month? At first blush, that seems like a pretty good deal for a curated library of small but high qu...
07:48, 09/12/2019

Remembering 9/11 on 18th anniversary Solemn ceremonies honor the 3,000 people slain in the Sept. 11, 2001, terrorist attacks in New York, Washington, D.C., and Pennsylvania on the 18th anniversary in 2019....
08:12, 09/12/2019

In photos: This week in Washington President Donald Trump sought to ban non-tobacco-flavored vaping products, fired national security adviser John Bolton and spoke at an HBCU convention; migrants who are recipients of a medical exempti...
08:12, 09/12/2019

Trump administration to ban flavored e-cigarette products The Trump administration said Wednesday it will impose a ban against non-tobacco flavored e-cigarette products, in the wake of several deaths in the United States doctors have linked to vaping....
08:12, 09/12/2019

Producers price index increased 0.1 percent in August The Producer Price Index, which measures the average change in the prices domestic producers receive for their output, increased 0.1 percent in August, according to a new report by the U.S. Bureau of ...
08:12, 09/12/2019

Drivers, charging stations face obstacles amid rising EV use in U.S. One of the oldest arguments against widespread use of fully electric vehicles in the United States is the inconvenience of charging them, as there has never been large-scale access to stations....
08:12, 09/12/2019

Japanese cargo mission to ISS scrubbed after fire Sending stuff to space is very, very difficult. It can be easy to forget that, especially with the seemingly constant stream of rocket launches we see these days, but for as many successful launches a...
08:12, 09/12/2019

Trump demanded retraction after NWS disputed his false hurricane claim Enlarge / President Donald Trump displaying a doctored forecast map at the White House on September 04, 2019 in Washington, DC. (credit: Getty Images | Chip Somodevilla ) The White House pressured t...
08:12, 09/12/2019

| Im eyes breakthrough win as PGA Tour season begins South Korea's Im Sung-jae will make a quick turnaround from his Rookie of the Year campaign when he tees it up in the first event of the PGA Tour's 2019/20 season....
08:12, 09/12/2019

Antonio Brown's agent on lawsuit: 'This is a money grab' Antonio Brown’s agent on Wednesday defended his client amid a lawsuit that accused the New England Patriots wide receiver of raping and sexually assaulting his former personal trainer in 2017 and 2018...
08:36, 09/12/2019

Antonio Brown's timeline of drama: Details of the star wide receiver's incidents There is no doubt that Antonio Brown is a generational type wide receiver who has been the best, or at least one of the best, players at his position for several years....
08:36, 09/12/2019

Antonio Brown's alleged graphic messages to rape accuser surface amid lawsuit Newly minted New England Patriots wide receiver Antonio Brown allegedly sent graphic emails to the woman he is accused in a lawsuit of sexually assaulting and raping, and the explicit messages reporte...
08:36, 09/12/2019

'Glory to Hong Kong': pro-democracy anthem embraced by protesters Thousands have gathered this week in a football match and at shopping centres across the city to sing in solidarityA newly composed song has become the rallying point for Hong Kong’s anti-government m...
08:36, 09/12/2019

Family and nun fight for retrial as man convicted by all-white jury faces death Supporters of Rodney Reed, scheduled for execution in November, point to racial bias and questionable evidence“He never had a chance.” That’s what Sandra Reed said at the start of a rally in front of ...
08:36, 09/12/2019

Six JioFiber Plans Priced At Rs 699-8,499 Offer Up To 1 Gbps Speed JioFiber plan price per month: Through six JioFiber monthly plans, Reliance Jio offers internet speed in the range of 100 Mbps-1 Gbps. Each of the six JioFiber packs comes with features including free...
08:36, 09/12/2019

Trump Delays Planned Tariff Increase in ‘Gesture of Good Will’ to China President Trump said the United States would delay its next planned tariff hike on China by two weeks, potentially giving negotiators a window to avoid the increase....
09:00, 09/12/2019

Robby Hayes Defends Lindsie Chrisley Over ''Heartbreaking'' Sex Tape Drama Robby Hayes is standing by Lindsie Chrisley in the face of ongoing familial strife. E! News chatted with The Bachelorette star during OK! Magazine's New York Fashion Week party......
09:00, 09/12/2019

El Paso 'hero' arrested by Secret Service before meeting Trump at White House: report A Texas man touted as a hero following last month's mass shooting at a Walmart store in El Paso, Texas, was detained by Secret Service agents upon his arrival at the White House on Monday due to an ou...
09:00, 09/12/2019

Appeals court rules VA must pay vets' ER bills at non-VA hospitals The Department of Veterans Affairs has been ordered to reimburse veterans for the cost of their emergency care at non-VA hospitals - something the agency has actively told veterans they are not entitl...
09:00, 09/12/2019

Asia stocks rise as Trump delays tariffs on China U.S. President Donald Trump tweeted Wednesday that increased tariffs on 250 billion dollars worth of Chinese goods that were set to kick in on October 1 have now been delayed to October 15 "as a gestu...
09:24, 09/12/2019

Final body found in California boat fire, Coast Guard issues lithium battery warning Divers on Wednesday recovered the remains of the final victim of a California dive boat fire that killed 34 people, as the U.S. Coast Guard issued a safety bulletin focusing on emergency escape routes...
09:24, 09/12/2019

Echoing Trump, speaker at 9/11 ceremony questions Muslim congresswoman's patriotism A speaker at New York City's Sept. 11 commemoration ceremony on Wednesday assailed U.S. Representative Ilhan Omar, a Muslim member of Congress who has often been the target of false slurs by President...
09:24, 09/12/2019

The future of retail, mobile, online & digital-only banking technology Business Insider Intelligence is launching its brand new Banking coverage in early September. To obtain a free preview of our Banking Briefing, please click here. The digital age is changing how peop...
09:24, 09/12/2019

We talked to the drag queen that confronted former Rep. Aaron Schock for his anti-LGBT votes. This is what she wants you to know. Jonnie Reinhart, Kris Conner/Getty Images Former Republican Rep. Aaron Schock has faced intense criticism in the last year over his appearances in LGBT spaces, such as gay bars, and situations, such ...
09:24, 09/12/2019

Inside the lawless tunnel network below the Las Vegas strip where thousands of homeless people live in fear of being washed away Jacob Kepler/Bild am Sonntag A network of sewage tunnels underneath the Las Vega strip houses thousands of homeless people, who call themselves the "Mole People". They live in concrete pits that are ...
09:24, 09/12/2019

|'Thestruggleisover.'Mabuzasaysapartheid-eracultureofnon-paymentmustend Deputy President David Mabuza has called on members of the National Council of Provinces to tell residents to pay for service delivery in order to improve rising debt levels in municipalities....
09:48, 09/12/2019

|SAExpress:Allthecorruptonesaregone,unless... SA Express has done what it could to get rid of those involved in irregular actions during "the nine lost years", interim CEO Siza Mzimela tells Parliament....
09:48, 09/12/2019

|Ex-KPMGpartnerinUSgetsprisonsentenceforfraudscheme KPMG’s former US national managing partner for audit quality and professional practice has been slapped with a prison sentence for defrauding an accounting regulator....
09:48, 09/12/2019

|WATCH:WhatdoesprorogationmeanforBrexit? Boris Johnson has sent MPs packing by suspending Parliament for five weeks in a controversial move as the Brexit deadline looms large. We take a look at what will happen before the current Brexit dead...
09:48, 09/12/2019

|Zimbabweestablishesmonetarypolicycommitteeinstabilitybid The committee is a step toward setting a benchmark interest rate and introducing inflation targeting as Zimbabwe’s newly introduced currency plunges....
09:48, 09/12/2019

MDH Sambhar Masala Recalled In US For Salmonella Contamination Some batches of sambhar powder sold by cooking brand MDH were taken off the shelves in the United States for salmonella contamination, the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) said....
09:48, 09/12/2019

'What About Atrocities On Us?' Baloch Activists As Pak Raises J&K At UN Pakistan's attempt to corner India on Jammu and Kashmir at the UN Human Rights Council in Geneva wasstymied by Baloch activists, who spoke out against the atrocities unleashed by the Pakistani......
09:48, 09/12/2019

Tent courts set up in Texas for immigration hearings closed to media The first complex in Laredo began hearing cases immediately, and another complex in Brownsville is expected to be operational Thursday.        ...
10:12, 09/12/2019

Charges in California boat fire may hinge on 1838 law. Here's why An arcane statute from 1838 may be applied in determining criminal liability in the case of the Southern California boat fire. Here's what you need to know about the law.     ...
10:12, 09/12/2019

Gov. Roy Cooper slams N.C. House GOP for veto override vote Republicans dominating a half-empty North Carolina House chamber voted to override Democratic Gov. Roy Cooper's veto of the state's two-year budget. (Sept. 11)      ...
10:12, 09/12/2019

Immigration explainer: Is Trump following through on his campaign promises? President Trump boasts that he's building his wall and slowing illegal immigration, but those claims tell only part of the story. We explain.        ...
10:12, 09/12/2019

Leaked Pixel 4 XL hands-on videos spoil every last detail Apple announced its new iPhone 11 just 24 hours ago, which means the internet has already begun to move on to a newer, shinier, and still unannounced device. I am of course referring to Google’s...
10:12, 09/12/2019

AB InBev set to revive Budweiser Asia IPO with $5 billion float: sources The world's largest brewer, Anheuser-Busch InBev , which shelved a Hong Kong IPO of its Asia Pacific unit in July, is planning to raise about $5 billion from a revived float, people with knowledge of ...
10:12, 09/12/2019

Yahoo Japan bids for control of fashion e-tailer Zozo for $3.7 billion Yahoo Japan Corp said will take over Japan's top online fashion retailer Zozo Inc for 400 billion yen ($3.70 billion), aiming to breathe fresh life into the website and upping its own game against r...
10:12, 09/12/2019

Explainer: Advertising executives point to five ways Google stifles business U.S. authorities investigating Alphabet Inc's Google for anticompetitive behavior have recently begun probing the company's $116 billion-a-year advertising business....
10:12, 09/12/2019

Americana Awards 2019: A complete list of winners Here's who brought home hardware from the 18th annual Americana Honors & Awards ceremony held in Nashville.        ...
10:12, 09/12/2019

Rudy Giuliani commemorates the 9/11 anniversary by sharing a clip of police bracing for a riot Ty Wright/Getty Images Former New York City Mayor Rudy Giuliani took an unusual approach to commemorate the anniversary of the 9/11 attacks on Wednesday morning — he shared a video clip showing...
10:36, 09/12/2019

Trevor Bayliss hasn't been England's greatest coach but he still took the game to place it had never been The Oval is the ground of famous English farewells, but whatever happens, it will be the opposition celebrating at the end of Trevor Bayliss's 59th and final Test in charge of the home side....
10:36, 09/12/2019

17 Indian Peacekeepers In South Sudan Awarded Medals For Service Seventeen Indian peacekeepers deployed with the United Nation mission (UN) in South Sudan have been awarded medals in recognition of their service to the people in the world's youngest country....
10:36, 09/12/2019

Man Attacked By Mob In Jharkhand Died Of Cardiac Arrest, Says Doctor One of the doctors who was among a team that performed autopsy on 24-year-old Tabrez Ansari, who died after a mob attack in Jharkhand, has said he died of a cardiac arrest. "It's not my report alone.....
10:36, 09/12/2019

Congress Leaders Meet To Discuss Mahatma Gandhi Birth Anniversary Plans Congress President Sonia Gandhi today chaired a meeting of top party leaders from across the country to finalise plans for Mahatma Gandhi's 150th birth anniversary celebrations....
10:36, 09/12/2019

Clerk Threatened On Premises, Lawyer In Ayodhya Case Tells Supreme Court The Supreme Court today took note of the submission of a lawyer, representing Muslim parties in the Ram Janmabhoomi-Babri Masjid Ayodhya land dispute case, that he has been receiving threat messages.....
10:36, 09/12/2019

Anant Chaturdashi: Know The Story Behind Festival Of Lord Vishnu Anant Chaturdashi is celebrated every year and prayers are offered to Lord Vishnu on this day. It is celebrated on 10th day of Ganesh Chaturthi and coincides with Ganpati Visarjan. Devotees observe......
10:36, 09/12/2019

Todd Frazier power show keeps Mets in thick of playoff race Several times, the Mets have looked cooked. On multiple occasions, Todd Frazier’s with the club appeared to be coming to an end. The Mets would go on long losing stretches, flirting with irrelevance. ...
11:00, 09/12/2019

Jets kicking saga turning Adam Gase into jokester Another week, another kicker. The Jets signed Sam Ficken on Tuesday, their fourth kicker in a month, and he practiced with the team for the first time on Wednesday. “Got a new one,” coach Adam Gase sa...
11:00, 09/12/2019

Kevin Durant’s Twitter troll crusade erupts after tell-all Sensitive Nets star Kevin Durant has never encountered an internet troll he hasn’t pushed back against. And predictably his raw, open WSJ Magazine interview stirred up a hornet’s nest of responses for...
11:00, 09/12/2019

Who were the 9/11 hijackers? The 19 terrorists who carried out the attack The 9/11 terror attacks, which saw four hijacked planes crash and kill thousands of people, were carried out by 19 men who all died as a result of the Al-Qaida plot...
11:00, 09/12/2019

NYPD cops chase pot smokers, find kidnapped man beaten, bound in store basement A man was found beaten and bound in the basement of a Bronx bodega when two cops who were chasing separate suspects entered the cellar early Wednesday morning, police said....
11:00, 09/12/2019

ASI to showcase 2090 car and track concepts to mark F1's 70th year Concepts that predict 2090 race car and circuit design will be displayed at the Autosport International Show in January to mark the 70th anniversary of Formula 1...
11:00, 09/12/2019

Lorenzo's Honda MotoGP woe down to lack of "courage and willingness" Honda MotoGP team boss Alberto Puig believes Jorge Lorenzo's struggles with the Japanese marque are not down to technique, but a lack of "courage and willingness"...
11:00, 09/12/2019

Peroni released from hospital after Monza crash, will miss next F3 round Alex Peroni has been released from hospital after his enormous airborne crash at Monza, but will miss the FIA Formula 3 Championship finale to recover from a broken vertebra...
11:00, 09/12/2019

Walchandnagar Industries Wins Rs 77-Crore Order From ISRO, Shares Surge Walchandnagar Industries said it has been a strategic partner to the Indian Space Research (ISRO) since the 1970s. Walchandnagar Industries has supplied critical launch vehicle hardware for all its......
11:24, 09/12/2019

Lusty lovers are sexting each other in Google Docs now Forget sexy text messages. Now, the hallmark of true romance is communicating via Google Docs. Partners are using the internet giant’s cloud-based word-processing service to send flirtatious notes and...
11:48, 09/12/2019

AppleTV+ details announced: New streaming service will cost just $4.99 Watch out, Netflix. Apple on Tuesday said its new video streaming service, Apple TV+, will cost just $4.99 a month — undercutting entertainment giant Disney, which rocked the boat earlier this y...
11:48, 09/12/2019

Best buds Hemingway the goose and Waffles the mini horse adopted together An unlikely pair of best buds — a miniature horse and a goose — were adopted together Wednesday after being rescued from the same Pennsylvania farm in July. Waffles, the 6-year-old mini ho...
11:48, 09/12/2019

Beyond the Gig Economy, California’s New Contractor Law Stirs Confusion After state lawmakers voted to extend minimum-wage and other protections to independent contractors, Uber said it would not treat its drivers as employees....
11:48, 09/12/2019

Angelina Jolie Is Back as Maleficent. Her Wings Are, Too. Angelina Jolie has a new mission and a new wardrobe in “Maleficent: Mistress of Evil”. The movie’s costume designer explains how the original film and the follow-up led to these looks....
12:12, 09/12/2019

| Mugabe to be buried in his village next week - family Zimbabwe's former president Robert Mugabe will be buried early next week in his village and not at a national monument for liberation heroes, his family says....
12:12, 09/12/2019

Federer v Nadal at the Bernabeu? ‘There’s time,’ says Real president Perez "Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal have gone head to head on some of tennis’ biggest stages, but could they face-off at one of football\u0027s grandest stadiums in the future?"...
12:36, 09/12/2019

Dhoni "Made Me Run Like In Fitness Test": Kohli Recalls "Special Night" Virat Kohli recalled the ICC T20 World Cup match from 2016 when he and MS Dhoni were involved in a crucial partnership as India beat Australia by six wickets at Mohali....
13:00, 09/12/2019

Why Ignoring Africa’s Climate Change Problem Could Have Devastating Effects Harry Campbell for TIME Climate change is a global challenge that demands global solutions. But we must acknowledge the fact that the most underresourced parts of the world are bearing the brunt of cl...
13:24, 09/12/2019

Democrats excluded from debate to fill time with TV, town halls and beer While top contenders for the Democratic Party's presidential nomination swap zingers during Thursday's debate in Houston, Montana Governor Steve Bullock will be sipping beer and playing bar games with...
13:48, 09/12/2019

Uber won’t reclassify drivers as employees, despite California’s AB5 ruling Uber has said it has no plans to reclassify its vast army of drivers as employees, in light of the the gig workers’ rights bill passed in the California Senate yesterday. “We continue to believe drive...
13:48, 09/12/2019

Pam and Angela from The Office are re-watching the show for their new podcast I’m currently on my 25th or so re-watch of NBC’s hit mockumentary series, The Office, and it’s not because I didn’t get all the jokes the first 24 times. The show is pure comedy gold, thanks in no sma...
13:48, 09/12/2019

See all the killer 'Hustlers' premiere photos with J.Lo, Constance Wu and more From Los Angeles to Toronto to NYC, the stars of "Hustlers" have been everywhere promoting their stripper film. Catch up with J.Lo, Cardi B and more.        ...
13:48, 09/12/2019

Defra to review release of game birds after legal threat Government agrees to examine impact of shooting industry’s release of 50m non-native birdsThe annual release of more than 50 million non-native game birds into the countryside with no environmental as...
14:12, 09/12/2019

Landmark paternity case challenges Japan's work culture A 38-year-old Japanese national has filed a lawsuit against his employer for alleged harassment after taking paternity leave, in a landmark case that looks set to challenge Japan's often highly-gender...
14:12, 09/12/2019

Blue Skies Ahead for Cheap Flights, But Read the Fine Print More no-frills carriers as well as major airlines are offering deals on international flights. Just book ahead and be wary of ancillary fees — they can really add up....
14:12, 09/12/2019

Lorenzo's Locks: How to bet on NFL Week 2 SportsPulse: Lorenzo Reyes went 3-for-3 last week with his picks and he's feeling lucky again. Here's his lock, upset and over/under pick for Week 2. Go get the bag.     ...
14:12, 09/12/2019

Former Anderlecht executive arrested in fraud case Belgian police have arrested former Anderlecht executive Herman Van Holsbeeck as part of a money laundering and corruption investigation in soccer       ...
14:12, 09/12/2019

iPhone hack attacks hit new high Apple devices such as the new iPhone 11 are coming under attack from cybercriminals more than ever before, new research has found.A report from Kaspersky has discovered that iOS devices and Mac comput...
14:12, 09/12/2019

A 13,000mAh monster: The phone with the world’s largest battery isn’t actually that expensive Going after the title of the phone with the biggest battery can be fraught with dangers; ask the guys at Energizer with the Power Max P18K Pop, an 18Ah behemoth. It received a lot of interest but almo...
14:12, 09/12/2019

Free smartwatch and big savings: now is the time to get Samsung Galaxy S10 deals It's one of the best phones currently on the market and, if it's a purchase you've been mulling over recently, now is the time to commit and invest in Samsung Galaxy S10 deals. Tha...
14:12, 09/12/2019

German groups lose GMO soybean battle to Monsanto at top European court The European Court of Justice dismissed an action brought by three German NGOs against the authorization of genetically modified soy products. The NGOs argued more research was necessary to determine ...
14:12, 09/12/2019

Hamburg Cruise Days festival: Is it really necessary? Hamburg is again celebrating the cruise ship industry — and will provide thousands of visitors with a real spectacle. Environmental associations criticize the Hamburg Cruise Days as a false signal in ...
14:12, 09/12/2019

Hong Kong Protesters Target Metro Station Again Amid Lantern Festival Hong Kong activists will combine pro-democracy protests with lantern celebrations marking the Mid-Autumn Festival this weekend after a brief lull in sometimes violent demonstrations which have rocked....
14:36, 09/12/2019

10 Steps To Upload Your Vehicle Documents & Driving Licence In A DigiLocker While the digitisation of documents isn't mandatory yet, it can save you from those hefty fines. Here are 10 steps to upload your vehicle documents and driving licence in a DigiLocker account....
14:36, 09/12/2019

The Secret Life of Regional Airlines Under the surface of the U.S. airline industry, 65 largely unknown regional carriers account for 40% of all flyers. After years of stability, they are once again facing a shake-up....
14:36, 09/12/2019

Bud Brewer Plans Slimmed-Down Listing in Hong Kong Two months after calling off a blockbuster listing in Hong Kong, European beer giant Anheuser-Busch InBev started shopping a slimmed-down version of its Asia business and is hoping to pull off a deal ...
14:36, 09/12/2019

Time's mixed reality app takes you inside the Amazon rainforest Time's Immersive app brought you to the moon a couple of months ago -- now, it's taking you on a timely trip to the Amazon forest. The publication has rolled out a new augmented reality expe...
15:00, 09/12/2019

Actress Kristin Cavallari slammed after 'poor taste' NYC photo on Sept. 11 anniversary "A low cut black dress with a smile shouldn’t be your look for today," an Instagram user commented on Kristin Cavallari's Sept. 11 post.        ...
15:00, 09/12/2019

What People Say About the Economy Can Set Off a Recession Big economic changes come when popular narratives mutate and spread, infecting the decisions of millions of people, the economist Robert J. Shiller says....
15:00, 09/12/2019

White House hopeful Warren would expand Social Security retirement benefits U.S. Senator Elizabeth Warren said on Thursday that if elected to the White House, she would expand Social Security, the retirement program administered by the federal government, by increasing benefi...
15:00, 09/12/2019

Home Ministry Official Arrested For Offering Bribe To CBI Officer The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) on Thursday arrested an employee of the Ministry of Home Affairs with Rs 16 lakh in bribe money, officials said....
15:24, 09/12/2019

"This Was Trailer, Film Abhi Baaki Hai": PM On His Government's 100 Days Prime Minister Narendra Modi today borrowed a quote from a Shah Rukh Khan-starrer to claim that his cabinet's achievements in its first 100 days in governance were just a "trailer", and the complete.....
15:24, 09/12/2019

Piyush Goyal Clarifies As "Einstein Discovered Gravity" Remark Goes Viral Union minister Piyush Goyal's defence of the economy under Prime Minister Narendra Modi's government led to an inadvertent error on the discovery of gravity, setting Twitter buzzing. Jokes and memes.....
15:24, 09/12/2019

Pledge Rein In Corruption, Defeat Terrorism, Develop J&k, Ladakh: PM Modi Prime Minister Narendra Modi today asserted that his government has taken several measures in the first 100 days of NDA 2.0 to rein in corruption, bring about development, and root out terrorism....
15:24, 09/12/2019

CBI Arrests Three More People In Foreign Exchange Rules Violation Case Three more people have been arrested by the CBI in a case of Rs 90 crore received by aviation consultant Deepak Talwar's NGO Advantage India in alleged violation of foreign exchange rules, officials.....
15:24, 09/12/2019

Louis Tomlinson Says One Direction Would "Make Up" Rumors About Niall Horan's Sex Life The story of Niall Horan's life, even he can't escape a prank pulled off by his former bandmates. As it turns out, the One Direction guys--Louis Tomlinson, Harry Styles, Zayn......
15:24, 09/12/2019

Mike ''The Situation'' Sorrentino Released From Prison After 8 Months Mike "The Situation" Sorrentino is a free man. E! News can confirm the Jersey Shore star was released from prison in Otisville, N.Y. on Thursday morning. Sorrentino's wife,......
15:24, 09/12/2019

Sheryl Crow Doesn't Understand "The Big Stink" Over Taylor Swift's Masters Sheryl Crow doesn't understand what all this fuss is about. During an appearance on Wednesday's Watch What Happens Live, the singer was asked about her reaction to the drama......
15:24, 09/12/2019

Why Gigi Hadid and Tyler Cameron Might Be More Than Just a Summer Fling When Bachelorette runner-up Tyler Cameron was spotted out with Gigi Hadid in New York City for the first time just over a month ago, it was a date that gently rocked Bachelor......
15:24, 09/12/2019

Flashback! See Kim Kardashian, Kristen Bell & More Stars at 2009 Fashion Week From the premiere of Twilight to Kim Kardashian's romance with Reggie Bush, 2009 was filled with some unforgettable moments. And who could forget the fashion? Platform shoes, neon......
15:24, 09/12/2019

Gay 'chemsex' is fuelling urban HIV epidemics, AIDS experts warn A surge in "chemsex" parties, where people spend days getting high on drugs and having sex with scores of partners, is re-fuelling epidemics of HIV among gay men in European towns and cities, doctors ...
15:48, 09/12/2019

Israel blasts report it planted spy devices near White House as 'fake news spiced with anti-Semitism' Current and former Israeli officials are pushing back hard Thursday on an explosive report claiming their country planted spy devices around the White House and other locations in Washington, D.C., ca...
15:49, 09/12/2019

British lawmakers release documents that warn of Brexit consequences As one of its last acts before it was suspended, British Parliament voted to order the release of documents that detail what could happen if the nation departs the European Union without an agreement....
16:12, 09/12/2019

France minister vows to block Facebook Libra cryptocurrency in Europe France's economy and finance minister warned Thursday that he plans to block Facebook's forthcoming cryptocurrency, the Libra, from being used in Europe....
16:12, 09/12/2019

China's e-car makers go from strength to strength The future of electromobility is going to be determined in China, say an increasing number of automotive experts. Chinese car manufacturers are increasingly targeting markets in Europe and North Ameri...
16:12, 09/12/2019

France to block development of Facebook's Libra cryptocurrency Finance minister warns monetary sovereignty of governments could be at riskFrance has said it will block development of Facebook’s Libra cryptocurrency in Europe because it threatens the “monetary sov...
16:12, 09/12/2019

Watch: 'Dragon Ball Z: Kakarot' to arrive in January, new trailer released Publisher Bandai Namco announced during the 2019 Tokyo Game Show that "Dragon Ball Z: Kakarot" will be released for the PlayStation 4, Xbox One and PC on Jan. 17....
16:36, 09/12/2019

Up to 50 dead in Congo after train derails Up to 50 people were killed when a cargo train derailed in Congo's southeastern province of Tanganyika in the early hours of Thursday, government officials said, though reports on casualties differed ...
16:36, 09/12/2019

Trial of accused Christchurch gunman delayed in New Zealand to avoid Ramadan The trial of a man accused of shootings at two mosques in New Zealand that killed 51 people has been delayed by a month because the original court date coincided with the Muslim holy month of Ramadan,...
16:36, 09/12/2019

Exclusive: The Chief Executive 'has to serve two masters' - HK leader Carrie Lam – full transcript This is a transcript of a talk given in late August by Hong Kong Chief Executive Carrie Lam to a group of businesspeople in the city. The transcript is taken from an audio recording of Lam's remarks t...
16:36, 09/12/2019

Jailed Tunisian presidency front-runner starts hunger strike Tunisian‮‮ ‬‬media mogul Nabil Karoui, a front-runner in Sunday's presidential election, has started a hunger strike in prison demanding to be allowed to vote, his lawyer said on Thursday....
16:36, 09/12/2019

Spotify Buys SoundBetter, a Music Production Marketplace SoundBetter will become part of the Spotify for Artists feature, which provides insights, profile management and promotion tools to artists and their teams, the Swedish company said....
16:36, 09/12/2019

Two US fighter jets flew under parachutists in UK near miss Airprox board says F-15 pilots inadvertently flew across Cambridgeshire parachute siteTwo US fighter planes were in danger of colliding with a pair of skydivers in Cambridgeshire after the jets inadve...
16:36, 09/12/2019

Israel accused of planting spying devices near White House Surveillance devices planted over past two years, says report citing former US officialsIsrael is likely to have planted mobile phone spying devices near the White House and other sensitive locations ...
16:36, 09/12/2019

Why Team USA's World Cup defeats were good for basketball The US men’s basketball team crashed out of the World Cup – but it’s a sign that other countries are closing the talent gapThis was a failure by the US men’s national basketball team, no question abou...
16:36, 09/12/2019

‘Overwhelming hopelessness’: city says opioids crisis settlement won’t fix things Akron officials say no amount of money will restore families and institutions upended by prescription painkillers like OxyContinThe tentative settlement involving the US opioids crisis and the maker o...
16:36, 09/12/2019

World losing area of forest the size of the UK each year, report finds Chance of ending deforestation by 2030 seems lower than when pledge was made five years agoDeforestation: damage goes far beyond AmazonAn area of forest the size of the UK is being lost every year aro...
16:36, 09/12/2019

Dancers, writers, caddies: the gig workers who could benefit from California's historic bill Uber and Lyft drivers aren’t the only ones getting protections – but journalists and musicians have raised concernGroundbreaking legislation passed by California lawmakers on Wednesday has been lauded...
16:36, 09/12/2019

For Poison-Dart Frogs, Markings Matter When It Comes to Survival An experiment found that white-striped frogs were less effective at scaring off predators than frogs with yellow stripes. Yet both populations are thriving....
16:36, 09/12/2019

Can cooking serve as a balm for depression? For one British author, it saved her life. In “Midnight Chicken” author Ella Risbridger is open about her struggles with mental health, and she offers food — preparing it, not just eating it — as a prescription....
16:37, 09/12/2019

Walmart rolls out unlimited grocery delivery subscription Walmart is rolling out an unlimited grocery delivery subscription service this fall as it races to gain an advantage in the competitive fresh food business. The service will charge an annual membershi...
17:12, 09/12/2019

‘Gig’ workers may live California dream The “gig economy” is on shaky ground in its own home state of California. Legislators there passed a landmark law on Wednesday that could force Uber, Lyft and other “gig economy” companies to classify...
17:12, 09/12/2019

Purdue Pharma reaches tentative settlement in opioid lawsuits Purdue Pharma has reached a deal for up to $12 billion to settle the thousands of lawsuits it faced for the role its notorious painkiller OxyContin played in fueling the opioid epidemic. Helmed by the...
17:12, 09/12/2019

Shocking images show Australian cows being dragged to the ground by ropes and slaughtered in car park A government probe has been launched after distressing photos emerged allegedly showing cattle being pulled to the ground with ropes and slaughtered, without being stunned first....
17:12, 09/12/2019

Sister controlled our mother, say brothers cut out of £1 million will Three brothers who were cut out of their mother's £1million will are suing their sister, claiming she "lied" to make sure the inheritance came to her....
17:12, 09/12/2019

Brexit news latest: Boris Johnson faces new pressure to recall Parliament after no-deal assessment reveals 'severe risks' Labour had warned it is "more important than ever" that Parliament be recalled after its no-deal Brexit assessment confirmed there are "severe risks" for crashing out of the European Union....
17:12, 09/12/2019

Former Disney star Ricky Garcia sues ex-manager for sexual abuse: report A member of the boy band Forever in Your Mind claims his ex-manager sexually assaulted him for years and passed him around as a “sexual plaything” to other industry pedophiles....
17:13, 09/12/2019

Charles Li, Hong Kong Exchange's Salesman-in-Chief, Confronts China Challenge Charles Li, the head of Hong Kong’s stock exchange, has built his career and company’s success on China. Now that could prove to be his biggest challenge....
17:13, 09/12/2019

Israel Tiptoes Toward Conflict With Lebanon's Hezbollah A widening campaign by Israel to blunt the threat posed by Iran’s ally Hezbollah, and the pushback from beyond its borders, are raising the risk that the two sides will stumble into another war....
17:13, 09/12/2019

Charley Hull: I've focused on the Solheim Cup and left wedding plans to my fiance Charley Hull potentially faces two of the biggest weekends of her life: the Solheim Cup, followed by walking down the aisle to marry mixed martial arts fighter Ozzie Smith....
17:13, 09/12/2019

Turkish rappers call on citizens to speak up with music video #Susamam has had more than 20 million clicks on YouTube. The musicians' message to their fellow citizens: "Don't remain silent!" The ruling AKP party in Turkey feels provoked; the Turkish press has al...
17:36, 09/12/2019

Trump says he has 5 finalists for national security adviser and will announce the winner next week WHO’S NEXT?: President Trump says “a lot of great people” would like to be his national security adviser, but he’s narrowed the list to five candidates and plans to pick one by next week....
17:36, 09/12/2019

Le’Veon Bell getting MRI as Jets offense falls apart The Jets’ offense could be in awful shape Monday night. In addition to Sam Darnold being out against the Browns with mono, Le’Veon Bell isn’t practicing Thursday because of a sore sh...
18:00, 09/12/2019

China Sees Decline In Electric Vehicle Sales For Second Consecutive Month China has reported a decline of 16 per cent in electric vehicle sales for the month of August. Last month the cumulative sales of all pure-electric, fuel-celled, and plugin hybrids vehicles stood at.....
18:00, 09/12/2019

Man Dies While Having Sex On Office Trip, Court Says "Workplace Accident" A Frenchman died while having sex during on a business trip. Terming his death a "workplace accident", a Paris court ruled that the firm should compensate the family of the employee who suffered a......
18:00, 09/12/2019

ICE to Shell Out $30 Million for Phone-Hacking Tech Cellebrite, an Israeli firm that sell forensics tools capable of bypassing the security on most cellphones, has secured a new $30 million contract with Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE), the D...
18:24, 09/12/2019

James Gunn Denies One Rumor About The Suicide Squad's Lineup Chiwetel Ejiofor joins the cast of the Reincarnationist Papers adaptation. Watch Angelina Jolie get glammed up for Maleficent: Mistress of Evil. Amazon fleshes out the cast of Hanna’s second season. P...
18:24, 09/12/2019

The Funniest, Most Adorable Pics From Comedy Wildlife Awards 2019 The finalists of the Comedy Wildlife Photography Awards 2019 have been declared, and we don't envy the judges who have to pick the best one out of these gems....
18:24, 09/12/2019

Lorenzo responds to Honda MotoGP boss's criticism Jorge Lorenzo responded to the recent criticism of Honda MotoGP team boss Alberto Puig by stating no one can say that "I didn't try and didn't risk with this bike"...
18:24, 09/12/2019

Jets Quarterback Sam Darnold Could Be Out Several Weeks With Mono Because nothing can ever go right for the Jets, Sam Darnold has mono. Darnold, the man Jets fans are relying on to become a franchise-defining quarterback, has apparently been very busy smooching late...
18:48, 09/12/2019

Orwellabama? Crimson Tide Track Locations to Keep Students at Games Coach Nick Saban gets peeved at students leaving routs early. An app ties sticking around to playoff tickets, but also prompts concern from students and privacy watchdogs....
19:12, 09/12/2019

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

Shooting victim honored by Trump wasn't a hero and gave 'inaccurate account,' police say Chris Grant was shot and wounded in the El Paso Walmart shooting but police have called his actions "an act of self-preservation" only.        ...
19:12, 09/12/2019

Are Category 5 hurricanes such as Dorian the 'new normal'? Category 5 Hurricane Dorian tore through the Bahamas like a buzz saw last week, killing dozens of people and leaving a ruined, broken landscape.        ...
19:12, 09/12/2019

Dead man found rolled up in red carpet outside Harlem Starbucks A man’s lifeless body was found rolled up inside a red carpet outside of a Starbucks in Harlem early Thursday, police said. The grisly discovery was made by a passerby who noticed two feet sticking ou...
19:12, 09/12/2019

Worker falls to his death after box truck slams into his cherry picker A worker fell to his death when a box truck slammed into his cherry picker in Queens early Thursday, police said. The 59-year-old worker was fixing a street light when a man driving the 2018 truck str...
19:12, 09/12/2019

After Dorian, disease is next threat on shattered Bahamian island Piles of debris, decaying human and animal corpses and fetid water on storm-hammered Great Abaco Island in the Bahamas are posing a new risk for those who survived Hurricane Dorian's wrath: Disease....
19:36, 09/12/2019

Ted Cruz will oppose Trump's judicial nominee Sen. Ted Cruz will oppose President Donald Trump’s nominee for the Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals, Halil Suleyman “Sul” Ozerden, a major setback for the embattled nomination. Cruz (R-Texas) has inform...
19:36, 09/12/2019

Ted Cruz warns Texas will be 'hotly contested' in 2020 Sen. Ted Cruz is sounding the alarm on Texas. During a Christian Science Monitor breakfast on Thursday, Cruz warned that Texas will be “hotly contested” in 2020. He said that while he had confidence...
19:36, 09/12/2019

Lionel Messi admits he 'would have loved' Neymar to return to Barcelona ‘For me, Neymar is one of the best players in the world’Messi has contract clause that allows him to leave Barça for freeLionel Messi says he wanted Neymar to return to Barcelona this year, adding tha...
19:36, 09/12/2019

Per Mertesacker: ‘I want to make an impact on young people’s lives’ Arsenal’s academy manager talks about his parents’ influence, Mesut Özil and what he wants from his playersHow did you find the experience of writing a book?It was a good exercise for me to reflect on...
19:36, 09/12/2019

NFL hurdling, basketball ejections and a cyclist's imaginary penalty | Classic YouTube This week’s roundup also features Oval Ashes Test memories, WSL highlights and some spectacular surfing1) The NFL is back, baby, and game of the opening weekend had to be New Orleans Saints’ last-gasp...
19:36, 09/12/2019

French Court Convicts Saudi Princess in Assault Case Hassa bint Salman, the half sister of the Saudi crown prince, Mohammed bin Salman, was accused of ordering her bodyguard to hit a contractor working in her Paris apartment in 2016....
20:00, 09/12/2019

Tottenham vs Crystal Palace: Prediction, tickets, live stream, TV, team news - Premier League 2019-20 preview Tottenham and Crystal Palace meet in a London derby on Saturday as Mauricio Pochettino and Roy Hodgson both seek a winning start to action back after the international break....
20:02, 09/12/2019

Influenza Season Has Barely Begun, But a California Child’s Death Is Already Being Classified as ‘Flu-Associated’ A September pediatric flu death in California serves as a stark reminder that getting vaccinated early can save lives. Public-health officials in Riverside County, Calif. announced this week that a re...
20:24, 09/12/2019

Climate Change Isn’t Just a Global Threat—It’s a Public Health Emergency Harry Campbell for TIME There can be no discussion about climate change without a meaningful conversation about public health. As leading health experts have affirmed, the climate crisis is a threat m...
20:24, 09/12/2019

The U.S. Will Move to Ban Flavored E-Cigarettes, Trump Official Says (Bloomberg) –– President Donald Trump called vaping a “problem” and his health secretary said the government would force companies to remove flavored vaping products from the m...
20:24, 09/12/2019

Uber’s Future May Depend On Convincing the World Drivers Aren’t Part of its ‘Core Business’ Facing the most serious threat yet to its business model, Uber is dusting off a legal argument it has employed with mixed results: that it’s a technology platform, not a transportation company. ...
20:25, 09/12/2019

South-South Cooperation ‘accelerates’ us toward 2030 goals, UN Chief says on International Day Collaboration among countries of the global south offers a “unique pathway” that accelerates us towards the key 2030 sustainable development targets, UN Secretary-General, Antonio Guterres, told a com...
20:25, 09/12/2019

EPA to announce rule revising controversial water regulation from Obama era The Environmental Protection Agency is expected to announce a revised version of the Obama-era "clean water rule" in a move that the Trump administration is touting as a way to encourage economic deve...
20:49, 09/12/2019

Pewdiepie Rescinds $50,000 Pledge To Jewish Charity After Fans Spread Conspiracy Theories After Felix “Pewdiepie” Kjellberg pledged to make a plush donation of $50,000 to the Anti-Defamation League, an advocacy group founded to combat anti-Semitism, hundreds of his fans went into full cons...
20:49, 09/12/2019

Inside The Ghosting, Racism, And Exploitation At Game Publisher Nicalis At E3 in June of 2015, the game designer David Crooks was hanging out across the street from the L.A. Convention Center when he met a man named Tyrone Rodriguez. Crooks needed support for the console ...
20:49, 09/12/2019

True Thompson Has Officially Won Fashion Week and We Can All Go Home Now Move over Big Apple fashionistas--True Thompson is a budding style star. While New York Fashion Week winded down on its final day Wednesday, Khloe Kardashian's famous daughter was......
21:12, 09/12/2019

How To Get Away With Murder Has Lies to Bury in Final Season Sneak Peek "We're gonna bury it. We're gonna bury all of it." That's the state Annalise Keating (Viola Davis) is in heading into the final season of How to Get Away with Murder,......
21:12, 09/12/2019

|SAunsecuredloanboomleaves40%ofborrowersindefault South Africa’s unsecured lending boom has left 40% of borrowers in default and millions of people in a debt trap, according to fund manager Differential Capital....
21:12, 09/12/2019

|HowonefitnessstartupwentfromKickstartertocreatingaR6.5bnfortune Peloton Interactive started making its indoor exercise bike after raising R4.4m in a 2013 crowd-funding campaign. It now aims to raise over R16bn in an initial public offering....
21:12, 09/12/2019

Judge orders Sarah Palin’s divorce documents to be sealed Sarah Palin’s divorce papers will go under wraps, a judge has ruled. Anchorage Superior Court Judge Una Gandbhir ordered that the case file be sealed from the public, following the revelation ea...
21:12, 09/12/2019

AOC, Tlaib rip into ‘ruthless and inhumane’ ex-ICE boss Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez loudly banged a gavel to shut down ex-acting Immigration and Customs Enforcement director Tom Homan when he kept defending himself and his agency after she repeatedly tol...
21:12, 09/12/2019

Southeast Spain battered by worst storms on record, at least 2 dead MADRID — A large area of southeast Spain was battered Thursday by what in some places was the heaviest rainfall on record, with the storms wreaking widespread destruction and killing at least two peop...
21:12, 09/12/2019

Google to pay 465 million euros in additional taxes in France, boosting settlement to 1 billion Google said on Thursday it agreed to pay 465 million euros in additional taxes to French authorities, boosting the total settlement to end a fiscal fraud probe in the country to nearly 1 billion....
21:12, 09/12/2019

Swiss welcome scrutiny in handling Libra cyrptocurrency: watchdog Switzerland welcomes international scrutiny of the way it oversees the Facebook-led Libra cryptocurrency project and is ready to work with other countries to ensure seamless supervision, the top Swiss...
21:12, 09/12/2019

Champagne makers aren't worried about Brexit Large Champagne houses aren’t worried about no-deal Brexit, since it’s been an English favorite for centuries.       ...
21:12, 09/12/2019

Two dead and widespread destruction as record storms hit Spain Flash flooding in southeast Spain has left at least two people dead and caused widespread destruction in what some authorities have called the heaviest rainfall on record....
21:12, 09/12/2019

U.S. forecaster sees 75% chance of neutral weather conditions in fall There is about a 75% chance that a weather pattern marked by average long-term ocean temperatures, tropical rainfall and atmospheric winds will prevail in the Northern Hemisphere this fall, a U.S. gov...
21:12, 09/12/2019

China's top steelmaking city Tangshan tightens pollution controls The Chinese city of Tangshan has ordered steel mills and other industrial companies to curb output or emissions for four days as the mid-autumn public holidays begin, according to two sources and a do...
21:12, 09/12/2019

Toronto Film Festival wrap-up: The best and worst movies With 245 feature films showing this year, it’s impossible to see everything at the bustling Toronto International Film Festival. But after a week of filmgoing and industry buzz, some themes and ...
21:49, 09/12/2019

I Need A Family Friendly Car That's Fast And Unique! What Car Should I Buy? Brian’s wife loved her Audi Allroad but it met an untimely end. She is looking for a replacement wagon but wants something a bit more unique this time. She has a fairly healthy budget for an all-wheel...
22:12, 09/12/2019

Gurgel was a fascinating Brazilian company that, in the late 1960s, began building its own dune bugg Gurgel was a fascinating Brazilian company that, in the late 1960s, began building its own dune buggy-like cars based on the Volkswagen Beetle platform and powertrain. Later, things got more exciting ...
22:12, 09/12/2019

Facebook penalises Netanyahu page over hate speech violation Israeli PM has denied writing inflammatory post about ‘Arabs who want to destroy us all’Facebook has suspended a chatbot on Benjamin Netanyahu’s official page after it breached hate speech policy by s...
22:12, 09/12/2019

Champion Clijsters' shock return a very welcome one "The Belgian will be back on tour in 2020, playing a reduced schedule as she looks for her fifth Grand Slam title - and it\u0027s a very welcome return, writes Carrie Dunn."...
22:12, 09/12/2019

Nationals vs. Twins: Patrick Corbin will shut down Minnesota Top 10 Democrats debate Thursday. Joe Biden, Elizabeth Warren, Bernie Sanders and Kamala Harris will be joined by Andrew Yang, who made the cut and celebrated by crowd-surfing above his supporters. Ma...
22:12, 09/12/2019

Josh Ho-Sang his typical candid self at start of Islanders camp Calling this is a make-or-break training camp for Josh Ho-Sang would be sounding like a broken record. This is, after all, the forward’s fifth camp with the Islanders, including the 2015 camp wh...
22:12, 09/12/2019

YouTube’s PewDiePie pulls $50G pledge to Jewish anti-hate group after apparent backlash from fans Felix "PewDiePie" Kjellberg is pulling his $50,000 pledge to the Anti-Defamation League after his announcement apparently prompted a backlash from some of his fans....
22:12, 09/12/2019

American Airlines mechanic stripped of FAA certificate ordered held in sabotage case An American Airlines mechanic charged with purposely damaging an aircraft in July during a dispute between the airline and its mechanics union involving stalled contract negotiations will remain behin...
22:12, 09/12/2019

First Ever Find of Water on ‘Potentially Habitable’ Planet Gives Hope for Finding Alien Life For the first time ever, astronomers have identified water trapped in the atmosphere of a remote planet orbiting a distant star. ...
22:12, 09/12/2019

5 things to do on your first trip to Philadelphia beyond the Liberty Bell Visiting Philadelphia? Here's a list of what to see beyond the Liberty Bell or Independence Hall. Instead, visit the Magic Gardens and more.       ...
22:36, 09/12/2019

Most Americans worry about work while on vacation Traveling isn’t as carefree as we thought! A new study says Americans are worried about everything from their travel companions to work!       ...
22:36, 09/12/2019

AP Top Stories September 12 A Here's the latest for Wednesday September 12th: US Supreme Court allows enforcement of Trump immigration policy; China condemned for detaining Taiwanese man; UK PM Johnson denies lying to the Que...
22:36, 09/12/2019

Apollo Tyres Introduces Apterra AT2 Range Of SUV Tyres In the first phase, the Apterra AT2 has been launched in 8 rim sizes to cater to most of the prominent SUVs sold in India and will introduce 6 more sizes in the second phase....
22:36, 09/12/2019

UN Scientists Just Endorsed a Piece of the Green New Deal to Fight Global Inequality The United Nations released a new science-based report Wednesday that shows the ways climate change can reverse the progress the world has made to end inequality through the U.N.’s sustainable develop...
22:36, 09/12/2019

Chinese spies use Hong Kong to steal sensitive Western technology Hong Kong’s special trade relationship with the United States has given China the opportunity to steal sensitive technology it would not otherwise have access to, according to American lawmakers and o...
22:36, 09/12/2019

Occupational licensing reform is not a partisan issue You won't find President Trump agreeing with Hillary Clinton and Barack Obama on many issues, but the need for occupational licensing reform is one major exception. They, along with many other politic...
22:36, 09/12/2019

Want to Get Rich Quick Reselling Sneakers? These Guys Want to Help How big a business is reselling sneakers? Just look at these four individuals who've used that world to craft four wildly different, equally lucrative careers....
23:00, 09/12/2019

Thomas Cook in talks about £1bn rescue package Thomas Cook Group is in talks with its lenders to increase the size of a rescue fundraising to £1bn after Britain’s oldest travel agent warned it could face collapse unless it finalises a d...
23:00, 09/12/2019

Serbia beat Team USA in World Cup "Serbia beat Team USA 94-89 in a consolation game at the FIBA World Cup in\r\nChina on Thursday, continuing a spiral that will conclude Saturday with no\r\nbetter than a seventh-place finish in the to...
23:00, 09/12/2019

Mead calling on Wembley full house as Lionesses take on Germany "England forward Beth Mead believes playing Germany at Wembley is the perfect opportunity to capitalise on the women\u0027s football upsurge following the summer\u0027s World Cup."...
23:00, 09/12/2019

Oppo Reno 2 UK launch confirmed for the phone with 4 cameras and a 20x zoom The Oppo Reno 2 launch date has been confirmed as October 16 for the handset's UK introduction, with an unveiling event in London.If the Oppo Reno 2 sounds familiar, it's because the flagshi...
23:00, 09/12/2019

The Apple Watch 3 is down to its lowest price ever at Walmart The Apple Watch Series 5 was unveiled this week at the Apple Event, and that means retailers are slashing the price on older models. Walmart has just dropped the price of the Apple Watch 3 with GPS an...
23:00, 09/12/2019

Popeyes: Just make your own chicken sandwiches When Popeyes unveiled its new chicken sandwich last month, it unexpectedly took the US by storm, sparking a shortage that resulted in lawsuits and a “hangry” mob. Popeyes is working to get...
23:24, 09/12/2019

Have Some Climate Guilt With That Extra Legroom Reinforcing once again that there is a trade-off between comfort and responsibility, the most fuel-efficient airlines are also the ones that cram the most passengers onto their planes, according to a...
23:24, 09/12/2019

The Nürburgring Is No Place For Elon Musk’s Bullshit Let me start off by saying I like Tesla. I really do. I was seriously impressed when I first drove a Tesla Roadster over a decade ago. That impression stayed with me all the way through to when I took...
23:24, 09/12/2019

All the Movies Are Too Damn Long!!!! A disturbing new piece out today from the Hollywood Reporter confirms what we all know in our hearts to be true: all movies now are way too long....
23:24, 09/12/2019

Look! Up in the Sky! It's a Huge Idiot! 2020 Democrats are having their latest big debate Thursday night in Houston, but they might as well not bother, because Donald Trump has already demolished them with his MAGA genius!...
23:24, 09/12/2019

Ben Sasse Has Literally Nothing to Say About Being Endorsed by Trump Sen. Ben Sasse, a Republican from Nebraska who is running for reelection, reportedly had nothing to say on Wednesday about his recent endorsement from Donald Trump....
23:24, 09/12/2019

Slack launches Dark Mode and data residency The popular workplace chat and collaboration software Slack is bringing a dark mode to its desktop version and the company also announced that it will bring data residency to the service later this ye...
23:48, 09/12/2019

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson Denies Lying to Queen Elizabeth Over Brexit (LONDON) — The British government insisted Thursday that its forecast of food and medicine shortages, gridlock at ports and riots in the streets after a no-deal Brexit is an avoidable worst-case...
23:48, 09/12/2019

First water detected in the atmosphere of a habitable-zone planet Enlarge / An artist's impression of the planet K2-18b and its clouds. (credit: ESA/Hubble, M. Kornmesser) On Wednesday, astronomers announced the first detection of water in the atmosphere of a plan...
23:48, 09/12/2019

Boxing News at Five: Fifty-five-year-old Benn could fight Bika in Newcastle, Joshua suffered concussion from Ruiz’s left hook Nigel Benn is set to make his return to the ring at the ripe old age of 55, and Rob McCracken calls Anthony Joshua's concussion a "nightmare situation" The post Boxing News at Five: Fifty-five-year-ol...
00:12, 09/13/2019

Working on Linux's nuts and bolts at Linux Plumbers Once a year, Linux's top developers meet at Linux Plumbers and the Kernel Summit to hash out problems and concerns with Linux development. Here's what happens....
00:12, 09/13/2019

Fishy business: StarKist ordered to pay $100m in tuna price-fixing conspiracy Fine stems from broad collusion scheme that included Bumble Bee Foods and Chicken of the Sea, the industry’s top companiesA federal judge in San Francisco has ordered StarKist to pay a $100m fine in a...
00:36, 09/13/2019

Hans Abrahamsen: 'You never know how a piece will end up' The song cycle Let Me Tell You, telling the tragic story of Hamlet’s Ophelia, is our choice as the best classical work of the 21st century. Its Danish composer explains its genesisCongratulations on L...
00:36, 09/13/2019

This car has so many screens there's even one in the steering wheel As if we don't spend enough time at home and at the office staring at screens, automakers now make cars where we're staring at them while we drive, too. Well, hopefully you don't really stare at them ...
00:36, 09/13/2019

Nick Jonas and Roland Emmerich go to war in the new trailer for Midway One of the best things about World War II movies is that the stories from the war will always be relevant enough to keep retelling, and there will always be new generations of hot, young Hollywood act...
00:36, 09/13/2019

Comedy Central will keep going down to South Park for at least 3 more seasons In a bit of completely unsurprising news, Comedy Central has announced that it has no intention of shutting down the immortal ratings machine that is South Park any time soon. The network has just pic...
00:36, 09/13/2019

The Last Christmas trailer promises to fill all your holiday rom-com needs The holiday rom-com is a special breed: Something about the end of the year kicks cinematic romantic travails up into a much heightened level. Ready to reach for that tinseled high bar is Last Christm...
00:36, 09/13/2019

The True Story Behind the Netflix Series Unbelievable In Washington state, Marie Adler, 18, reports to police that a man broke into her apartment, tied her up and raped her. She’s told to be more specific about everything—the details of how s...
01:00, 09/13/2019

YouTuber PewDiePie scraps $50,000 pledge to anti-hate group after fan backlash Vlogger embraced by far right apologizes for planned donation to Anti-Defamation League, after fans claim conspiracyThe popular YouTuber Felix “PewDiePie” Kjellberg has withdrawn a $50,000 pledge to a...
01:00, 09/13/2019

Trudeau Liberals promise to expand first-time homebuyers program if elected The Liberal leader is promising more help for first-time homebuyers and a national vacancy tax on homes to help curb foreign speculation in the housing market if elected....
01:00, 09/13/2019

Venezuela's Maduro says he will not travel to New York for U.N. Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro said on Thursday he will not travel to New York for the annual meeting of the United Nations General Assembly later this month....
01:24, 09/13/2019

Trump willing to meet again with North Korean leader U.S. President Donald Trump told reporters on Thursday he would be willing to meet North Korean leader Kim Jong Un to resume denuclearization talks at some point later this year....
01:24, 09/13/2019

House committee approves guidelines for impeachment hearings WASHINGTON (AP) — House Judiciary Committee Chairman Jerrold Nadler says there’s no confusion about what his committee is doing: It’s an impeachment investigation, no matter how you want to phrase it....
01:24, 09/13/2019

Man dies from injuries in single-vehicle crash on far south side TUCSON – The person killed in Thursday’s crash on the far south side was identified by Tucson Police Department Wednesday afternoon. According to TPD, 28-year-old Oscar R. Hernandez Jr. wa...
01:24, 09/13/2019

Napoli vs Liverpool: Uefa seek assurances over Stadio San Paolo after Ancelotti blasts state of dressing rooms Uefa officials have sought assurances from Napoli that their Stadio San Paolo home will be ready in time for next week's Champions League meeting with Liverpool....
01:24, 09/13/2019

‘Reaffirm the sanctity’ of religious sites, says Guterres, launching new plan to ‘counter hate and violence’ Amidst a global call by Secretary-General António Guterres to “reaffirm the sanctity” of religious sites and keep worshippers safe, the UN Alliance of Civilizations (UNAOC) on Thursday launched a new ...
01:48, 09/13/2019

Store Your Summer Shoes (and More) In These Cheap Sterlite Boxes If you’re putting away your sandals and water shoes for the winter, these Sterlite storage boxes are perfectly sized for the task, or for any number of other organizational needs....
01:48, 09/13/2019

How to Find Gmail's New Dark Mode Setting Despite teasing expanded dark mode support ahead of Android 10's release, many users who installed the update noted that several Google apps still lack dark themes, including its Gmail app. Howeve...
01:48, 09/13/2019

Rookies will pace Team USA against Europe when 2019 Solheim Cup tees up in Scotland Six American rookies, the most since the inaugural event in 1990, will try to lead Team USA to its 11th Solheim Cup win over Europe.        ...
02:12, 09/13/2019

Photographer plans to capture 30-year timelapse of NYC skyline A photographer is proving that the one good thing about New Jersey — its view — is true. Joseph DiGiovanna is shooting a 30-year time-lapse of the New York City skyline from his Weehawken window and i...
02:12, 09/13/2019

Subways hit highest ‘on-time’ rate in six years: MTA Weekday subway trains are more punctual than they have been in six years, officials announced Thursday — but warned the improvements will plateau without some high-tech upgrades. The MTA announc...
02:12, 09/13/2019

US Veteran And Avid Hunter Becomes Unlikely Gun Control Advocate An avid hunter and ex-soldier who knows how to handle a weapon, Vic Bencomo has a new preoccupation: tightening gun regulation in the United States, where firearms take tens of thousands of lives a......
02:12, 09/13/2019

US, China Tariffs May Lower Global GDP By 0.8% In 2020: IMF Tariffs that have been imposed or threatened by the United States and China could shave 0.8% off global economic output in 2020 and trigger additional losses in future years, the International......
02:12, 09/13/2019

Superbug That Surfaced In Delhi Strikes In Italy's Tuscany Authorities in Tuscany, home to some of Italy's most visited tourist attractions, have stepped up hospital controls after a deadly outbreak of the superbug that first surfaced in Delhi....
02:12, 09/13/2019

Andrew Yang Plans To Give Out $1,000 A Month to 10 Families. That May Be a Violation of Election Law, Experts Say Democratic presidential candidate Andrew Yang plans to announce at the debate in Houston tonight that his campaign will give 10 additional families $1,000 per month for a year, according to prepared r...
02:12, 09/13/2019

What to Know About the Origins of ‘Left’ and ‘Right’ in Politics, From the French Revolution to the 2020 Presidential Race On Thursday night, when 10 Democratic presidential primary candidates grace a Houston stage to debate the future of their party, they’ll all be hoping to differentiate themselves from their comp...
02:12, 09/13/2019

Russian police raid offices, homes of Putin critics Russian opposition activist Alexei Navalny's team said Thursday Russian police have raided his regional offices and homes of dozens of his staff and supporters nationwide....
02:12, 09/13/2019

Analysts: U.S. approach to alliances ‘inadequate’ to restore South Korea, Japan ties The United States may not be in a position to mediate tensions between allies South Korea and Japan because of the views and policies of President Donald Trump, analysts said Thursday....
02:12, 09/13/2019

Live Blog: From Houston, the Democratic Debate at Texas Southern University HOUSTON—Will Kamala Harris drag Joe Biden up to high heaven before her colored brethren at Texas Southern University? I don’t know if white men have edges, but I am sure the Senator from California wi...
02:12, 09/13/2019

CBC Week, Explained The Root’s Senior Writer Michael Harriot will be documenting his first time attending the Congressional Black Caucus’ Foundation Annual Legislative Conference in Washington DC, colloquially known at C...
02:12, 09/13/2019

Brazil's XP Investimentos hires banks for U.S. IPO Brazilian financial services firm XP Investimentos has hired investment banking units of JPMorgan Chase & Co, Goldman Sachs and Morgan Stanley to manage an initial public offering in the United States...
02:36, 09/13/2019

Consumer groups, unions urge caution on $63 bln AbbVie deal for Allergan About a dozen advocacy groups and unions, including Public Citizen and the American Federation of Teachers, wrote the Federal Trade Commission on Thursday urging it to consider blocking drugmaker AbbV...
02:36, 09/13/2019

Kylie Rae Harris Honored During Funeral 1 Week After Fatal Car Crash One week after her tragic death, Kylie Rae Harris' loved ones gathered together to honor her memory. A celebration of life for the country star, who passed away on Sept. 4 at the age......
02:36, 09/13/2019

Ansel Elgort Reflects on Losing Elvis Presley Biopic Role to Austin Butler Ansel Elgort is speaking out about the coveted acting job that went to Austin Butler. Back in July, it was revealed that Butler had landed the sought-after role of Elvis Presley in Baz......
02:36, 09/13/2019

Fantasy Football Week 2: Upgrade your roster with the Trade Values Chart Got an unexpected hole to fill after Week 1? Want to take advantage of some depth? Dave Richard's first trade values chart can help you find the right move to bolster your team....
02:36, 09/13/2019

Fantasy Basketball Draft Prep: Western Conference training camp battles to watch There is opportunity in closely following whose pulling ahead in camp and preseason competition. Here are Western Conference position battles that can yield Fantasy payoffs....
02:36, 09/13/2019

Fantasy Football Week 2 Waiver Wire: The top injury replacements to target Week 1 had a ton of injuries to sort through, and whether you need a replacement or are just looking to take advantage, Jamey Eisenberg has plenty of options available for you....
02:36, 09/13/2019

Mnuchin says 100-year Treasury bond possible U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin on Thursday said the United States will issue 50-year bonds if there is "proper demand," a moved aimed at "derisking" the government's $22 trillion of debt and l...
02:36, 09/13/2019

Broadcom says chip demand has hit bottom, but uncertain on recovery timing Broadcom Inc said on Thursday demand for microchips had hit a bottom and would remain at current levels, a sign that an industry downturn may linger, and added that there was no clear indication as to...
02:36, 09/13/2019

U.S. probes 553,000 Nissan Rogue SUVs for unintended emergency braking The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) has opened a preliminary investigation into 553,000 Nissan Rogue sport utility vehicles after reports of their automatic emergency braking sy...
02:36, 09/13/2019

Diageo unions demand 5% pay rise as they prepare for strikes: source Unions at Diageo are demanding a 5% pay rise for workers due to go on strike in Scotland later this month and believe the stoppages will cost the drinks company 1 million pounds ($1.2 million) a day,...
02:36, 09/13/2019

| WATCH | Stampede at Mugabe viewing causes several injuries - reports Several people have been injured during a stampede at the viewing of former Zimbabwean president Robert Mugabe at the Rufaro Stadium according to reports....
02:36, 09/13/2019

British American Tobacco cuts 2,300 jobs in shift towards vaping Firm aims to increase revenues from ‘potentially reduced-risk products’ to £5bnBritish American Tobacco (BAT) has announced plans to cut 2,300 jobs by 2020 in readiness for a shift towards non-tobacco...
02:36, 09/13/2019

'It's all gone to hell now': Fiscal hawks suffer their time in the wilderness For one night, Democrats and Republicans packed a Capitol Hill hotel Tuesday to celebrate a cause that has otherwise been abandoned in Washington: Fiscal conservatism....
02:36, 09/13/2019

West Coast take on Geelong in AFL finals reeling from Willie Rioli's Asada finding Rioli faces ban of up to four years after anti-doping test‘Something other than urine’ found in test jarWest Coast have many questions that need answers after Willie Rioli’s shock Asada ban but the mo...
02:36, 09/13/2019

Former Arkansas, NFL QB Ryan Mallett arrested on suspicion of DWI Former NFL quarterback Ryan Mallett was arrested in northwest Arkansas on suspicion of driving while intoxicated. He spent seven seasons in NFL.       ...
03:00, 09/13/2019

Falcons hoping for quick turnaround on defense A week after getting gouged for 172 yards rushing, the Atlanta Falcons' defense faces a bigger challenge against Philadelphia       ...
03:00, 09/13/2019

Knights defenseman Theodore says he was treated for cancer Vegas Golden Knights defenseman Shea Theodore says he underwent surgery for testicular cancer during the offseason and is expected to make a full recovery       ...
03:00, 09/13/2019

Braun homers, Brewers beat Marlins 3-2 for 7th straight win Ryan Braun hit a tiebreaking, two-run homer in the third inning, and the Milwaukee Brewers beat the Miami Marlins 3-2 to complete a four-game sweep that extended their winning streak to seven  &...
03:00, 09/13/2019

Trump will not pick Pompeo as national security adviser, has 15 candidates U.S. President Donald Trump on Thursday ruled out asking Secretary of State Mike Pompeo to take on a dual role as national security adviser and said he has about 15 candidates for the post last held b...
03:00, 09/13/2019

University of Tennessee gives scholarship to bullied student who designed homemade school shirt The Florida fourth-grader who was bullied for his original T-shirt design showing off University of Tennessee spirit has been offered a full scholarship there, the university said Thursday....
03:00, 09/13/2019

EU's Barnier says he is not optimistic on Brexit deal by mid-October EU negotiator Michel Barnier on Thursday expressed pessimism on the prospects of clinching a divorce deal with Britain ahead of its withdrawal from the bloc on Oct. 31....
03:24, 09/13/2019

Ohio mother acquitted of killing her newborn Jurors have acquitted a young Ohio mother of killing her newborn. Brooke Skylar Richardson was acquitted of aggravated murder, involuntary manslaughter and child endangerment. Richardson was found gui...
03:24, 09/13/2019

It came from outer space: Newly discovered comet is likely interstellar visitor A newly discovered comet appears to be from outside our solar system. If confirmed, it would be only the second such object ever detected.        ...
03:24, 09/13/2019

R Kelly fails to show up in court for hearing on sex-crime charges R Kelly has failed to show up for a court appearance in a case in which he is accused of offering a teenage girl $200 (£162) to take off her clothes and dance in 2011....
03:24, 09/13/2019

Climate protesters arrested at Texas port ahead of U.S. presidential debate Police on Thursday arrested Greenpeace climate protesters who closed part of a key oil export waterway for hours by tying themselves to a bridge and dangling over the water....
03:48, 09/13/2019

Here’s how much money the average American spends on dating The average American spends $121,082.40 on dating in their lifetime, according to new research. The poll of 2,000 Americans found that on average, dating will cost $168.17 a month. But that number inc...
03:48, 09/13/2019

OBJ: Jets DC Williams teaches 'cheap shots' Browns receiver Odell Beckham Jr. said Thursday that Jets defensive coordinator Gregg Williams teaches "cheap shots" and "dirty hits" and said one such play during a preseason game two years ago led t...
03:48, 09/13/2019

Amazon will start letting random people provide Alexa answers Alexa Answers is meant to expand the smart digital assistant's knowledge base to keep it competitive with the Google Assistant and Apple's Siri....
03:48, 09/13/2019

Honduras is poor, violent and unstable. The Trump administration wants it to accept more asylum seekers. American officials are seeking to establish “safe third country” deals throughout the region, to diminish the crush of asylum seekers who have been heading for the U.S. border....
04:12, 09/13/2019

Johnson denies lying to the queen The embattled British prime minister was asked about a Scottish high court opinion on Wednesday that found his request to suspend parliament was “unlawful.”...
04:12, 09/13/2019

Factbox: What does vaping-related illness look like? U.S. health officials are investigating reports of 380 confirmed and probable cases of serious lung illnesses and at least six deaths linked to use of electronic cigarettes or vaping devices in 36 sta...
04:12, 09/13/2019

The American Horror Story 1984 credits are a gaudy, gorgeous VHS fever dream Say what you like about American Horror Story (and we have): It rarely lacks for style—something it frequently places over, under, around, and just sort of generally on top of substance. That’s never ...
04:36, 09/13/2019

Target brings back Lilly Pulitzer, more big name designers for 20th Anniversary Collection If you missed these items the first time they sold out, you have one more chance with Target's 20th Anniversary Collection of designer collaborations.       ...
04:36, 09/13/2019

Get $27,000 to move to Italy: That's this region's plan to attract newcomers Molise, a region in Italy where towns are afflicted with underpopulation, will launch a program that will pay newcomers a monthly stipend for three years.       ...
04:36, 09/13/2019

Unifor, Nemak dig in their heels over Canada plant closure Unifor President Jerry Dias accuses Nemak of not adhering to a collective agreement at the company's Canada plant, which supplies GM engine blocks. Union members stopped working on Labor Day because N...
04:36, 09/13/2019

Nissan CEO's exit hastened by independent directors, report says Outside directors Jenifer Rogers and Keiko Ihara, members of corporate governance committees created in the aftermath of the arrest of former chairman Carlos Ghosn, pushed for Saikawa's departure at a...
04:36, 09/13/2019

| Cheetahs, Kings raring to go as PRO14 season approaches Cheetahs scrumhalf, Ruan Pienaar and Southern Kings lock, JC Astle, are thrilled with the prospect of the 2019/20 PRO14 season kicking off in two weeks’ time....
04:36, 09/13/2019

| Roglic in the driving seat as Higuita takes Vuelta stage 18 Colombia's Sergio Higuita has won stage 18 of the Vuelta a Espana as the overall leader Primoz Roglic came second in another assured step towards the title....
04:36, 09/13/2019

Google One now backs up texts, ‘original quality’ photos, and videos on Android Google One subscribers can now take advantage of an enhanced Android backup service that copies videos, 'original quality photos,' and MMS to the cloud.Read More...
04:36, 09/13/2019

Kongregate and Twirlbound will launch Pine on PC and Nintendo Switch on October 10 Dutch game developer Twirlbound and publisher Kongregate will debut the adventure simulation game Pine on the Windows PC, Mac, Linux, and Nintendo Switch on October 10.Read More...
04:36, 09/13/2019

Gigstreem raises $10 million for high-speed permanent and event broadband Gigstreem, a Tysons, Virginia-based company providing residential, business, and temporary broadband solutions, has raised $10 million in funding.Read More...
04:36, 09/13/2019

Buttigieg alleges Trump voters are 'supporting racism' Democratic presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg suggested during Thursday night's debate that those who back President Trump and his immigration policies are “supporting racism."...
04:36, 09/13/2019

Klobuchar knocks ‘Medicare-for-all’: ‘While Bernie wrote the bill, I read the bill’ HOUSTON -- Sen. Amy Klobuchar blasted "Medicare-for-all" as a “bad idea” during Thursday night’s 2020 Democratic presidential debate, accusing rival Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders of leaving out an impor...
04:36, 09/13/2019

Debate descends into melee over health care, Obama, socialism as Dems struggle to show unity Long-simmering policy disputes between Joe Biden, Bernie Sanders, Elizabeth Warren and a slew of other candidates exploded into the open during Thursday night's Democratic primary debate, as the candi...
04:36, 09/13/2019

Los Angeles Rams' Aqib Talib offers his thoughts on controversial NFC title game no-call as rematch looms The Los Angeles Rams and the New Orleans Saints have a rematch of the NFC Championship on Sunday and the controversial blown pass interference call is something that will loom over the game....
04:36, 09/13/2019

Bernie Sanders, the candidate of Soviet medicine At the Democratic primary debate on Thursday night, Bernie Sanders asserted that the pharmaceutical industry is defined by "greed, corruption, and price-fixing."...
04:36, 09/13/2019

I'm Shocked (Shocked!) That Jerry Falwell Jr. Would Send Emails Like This Turns out horndog Jerry Falwell Jr. has multiple facets to how much of a jackass he is. On Monday, we were alerted to how much Falwell insists on talking about his sex life at work, making his coworke...
04:36, 09/13/2019

Oh My Lord What a Shockingly Ruthless Attack on Joe Biden The healthcare conversation during Thursday’s 2020 Democratic presidential debate was mostly sour and infuriating. Then Julián Castro blew it all up, and took Joe Biden along with him....
04:36, 09/13/2019

Please God Make the GOP Listen to the CEOs on Gun Control On Thursday, 145 CEOs sent a letter to the Senate to demand gun reform to curb mass shootings in our country. The letter rightly calls the regular cycle of gun violence “a public health crisis that de...
04:36, 09/13/2019

Nancy Pelosi won’t answer questions about impeachment A testy Nancy Pelosi walked out on reporters Thursday as they peppered her with questions about impeachment after the House Judiciary Committee approved rules for its investigation into President Trum...
04:36, 09/13/2019

California dive boat crew were all asleep during deadly blaze: NTSB The doomed California dive boat that killed 34 people when it burst into flames didn’t have a night watchman on duty to alert passengers of the disaster, according to a National Transportation Safety ...
04:36, 09/13/2019

Dozens of stowaways feared dead in Congo train derailment: official At least 50 stowaways were killed in southeastern Congo Thursday when a freight train derailed and pinned some beneath, a government minister there said — the latest rail mishap in a nation with a his...
04:36, 09/13/2019

Nationwide raids target Russian opposition activists after Moscow poll, says Alexei Navalny Russian authorities have staged nationwide raids on the regional offices of opposition leader Alexei Navalny, as well as the homes of dozens of staff and supporters, his team said Thursday....
05:24, 09/13/2019

Oil falls as spectre of U.S.-China trade war haunts market Oil futures fell on Friday as optimism over an end to the U.S.-China trade war faded, leaving prices set for a weekly loss after days of wild gyrations....
05:24, 09/13/2019

Jim Mattis on Osama bin Laden, how ancient history guides his modern strategy, and his pithy aphorisms Legendary military commander retired Marine Corps Gen. Jim Mattis is on a whirlwind publicity tour promoting his book Call Sign Chaos: Learning to Lead, which he co-authored with Bing West. Washington...
05:24, 09/13/2019

| Saudi princess gets suspended jail over beaten workman A French court handed a 10-month suspended sentence to a sister of the Saudi crown prince over the beating of a workman at a luxury residence in Paris in 2016....
05:48, 09/13/2019

| UK's Johnson under fire over no-deal Brexit assessment The British government is facing a backlash after it was forced to publish documents warning that a no-deal Brexit could lead to civil unrest and shortages of food and medicines....
05:48, 09/13/2019

N.F.L. Suspends Bills Rookie for 6 Games Tyrel Dodson had previously been placed on the commissioner’s exempt list because he faces misdemeanor charges of domestic violence and disorderly conduct....
05:48, 09/13/2019

Biden delivers the debate performance he needed, despite occasional missteps The former vice president goes on the offensive against Warren and Sanders on health care and counters attacks from others on the stage. Lower-down candidates also shine....
06:12, 09/13/2019

Andrew Yang’s plan to give 10 families $1,000 a month drew giggles, Oprah GIFs — and legal concerns “It’s original, I’ll give you that," said South Bend, Ind., Mayor Pete Buttigieg of Yang's call for people to go to Yang2020.com for a chance to receive $1,000 monthly....
06:12, 09/13/2019

Ben Carson Is Cleared of Misconduct Over Order of $31,000 Dining Set Investigators placed blame not on the HUD secretary, but on department officials who “were aware of the law” and “either failed to consider or didn’t understand” that it applied to the purchase....
07:00, 09/13/2019

House Foreign Affairs Panel Subpoenas Top Afghanistan Negotiator The subpoena compels Zalmay Khalilzad, the special representative for Afghanistan reconciliation, to publicly brief lawmakers at a hearing on the administration’s plan for Afghanistan....
07:00, 09/13/2019

Chicago Public Schools Ordered to Toughen Sexual Misconduct Policies An official said the order followed “the most comprehensive investigation” the department’s office for civil rights “has ever undertaken of sexual violence in a major urban public school system.”...
07:00, 09/13/2019

Justice Dept. Rejects Andrew McCabe’s Bid to Avoid Charges The move would typically foreshadow an indictment of Mr. McCabe, a longtime target of President Trump, but it is not clear whether prosecutors have asked a grand jury to vote on one....
07:00, 09/13/2019

Joe Biden interrupted by ‘Dreamers’ at the end of Democratic debate HOUSTON — Former Vice President Joe Biden was interrupted by a group of DREAMERS at the end of Thursday night’s Democratic debate. Biden was being asked by moderator George Stephanopoulos to tal...
07:00, 09/13/2019

Solak, Rangers help knock Rays from AL wild-card lead, 6-4 Nick Solak homered off the pitcher he was traded for two months ago, and the Texas Rangers helped knock Tampa Bay out of the AL wild-card lead, beating the Rays 6-4      ...
07:24, 09/13/2019

Saints at Rams in rematch of NFC title game Throw that flag. For those who have short memories _ very short _ the last time the Rams and Saints met was in the NFC championship game in the Big Easy and an officiating non-call made all the differ...
07:24, 09/13/2019

Nationals beat Twins 12-6 as AL Central race tightens Anthony Rendon and Juan Soto each homered and drove in three runs as the Washington Nationals beat Minnesota 12-6 and cut the Twins lead in the American League Central to 3 ½ games ahead of a c...
07:24, 09/13/2019

Supreme Court's Migrant Ruling Changes Little at Border for Now The Trump administration’s new migrant rule, upheld for the time being by the Supreme Court, could expedite decisions to deport some applicants, but options other than asylum remain....
07:24, 09/13/2019

Donald Trump accepts Israel's spying denials The US president has said he accepts Israeli President Netanyahu's denials regarding spying on the White House. Media reports claimed surveillance devices were discovered and that they were most likel...
07:24, 09/13/2019

Germany's Protestant Church to send rescue ship to Mediterranean The Protestant Church is calling for a political solution to the migration crisis in Europe. The Catholic Church's bishop council declined to say whether it would implement a similar measure....
07:24, 09/13/2019

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

Horse racing: Local weed caused Justify's positive drug test - Baffert Hall of Fame trainer Bob Baffert on Thursday denied intentionally administering the banned drug scopolamine to Triple Crown-winning horse Justify in 2018, saying a positive test had been a result of "...
08:24, 09/13/2019

Korda sisters paired on opening morning at Solheim Cup Americans Jessica and Nelly Korda will become the first sisters paired at a Solheim Cup when they team up in foursomes on the opening day against Europe at Gleneagles on Friday....
08:24, 09/13/2019

Soccer: Sociedad ready to write new history in rebooted stadium After revamping their stadium by cutting out a much-maligned running track and elevating its capacity to 40,000, Real Sociedad finally have a home to be proud of and they believe it can help their bid...
08:24, 09/13/2019

The Art Of Gears 5 The latest Gears of War is out this week, so tonight we’ll take a look at a bunch of the art that went into the game’s conception and production....
08:48, 09/13/2019

We Can Finally Explain What You Actually Do In Death Stranding He’s finally done it. After years of talking about Death Stranding, Hideo Kojima finally showed off a full mission’s worth of gameplay during a live stage presentation at Tokyo Game Show this week. It...
08:48, 09/13/2019

Put ActRaiser on the Switch, you cowards Every Friday, A.V. Club staffers kick off our weekly open thread for the discussion of gaming plans and recent gaming glories, but of course, the real action is down in the comments, where we invite y...
08:48, 09/13/2019

Watch: Tiffany Haddish, Rose Byrne feud with Salma Hayek in 'Like A Boss' trailer Tiffany Haddish and Rose Byrne are two best friends who start a business feud with Salma Hayek in the new trailer for upcoming comedy, "Like A Boss."...
09:12, 09/13/2019

Rihanna Hosts 2019 Diamond Ball: See Cardi B and More Stars As They Arrive Rihanna's Diamond Ball is the place to be tonight in New York City. Now in its fifth year, the annual gala benefits the star's Clara Lionel Foundation, which she founded in 2012......
09:12, 09/13/2019

Newfound Comet Likely An "Interstellar" Visitor, Say Scientists A newly discovered comet hurtling toward the orbit of Mars has scientists scurrying to confirm whether it came from outside the solar system, a likely prospect that would make it the second such......
09:12, 09/13/2019

Trump mocks debating Democrats, touts middle-income tax cut at GOP retreat As the Dems bashed each other on the debate stage Thursday night, President Trump joined in — mocking the primary candidates, environmentalists and even energy-efficient light bulbs. In a speech...
09:36, 09/13/2019

Texas Rep. Briscoe Cain tweets at Beto O’Rourke, ‘My AR is ready for you’ A Republican lawmaker from Texas told Democratic presidential candidate Beto O’Rourke that his own “AR” is ready for him after O’Rourke said he would back a gun-control plan to...
09:36, 09/13/2019

UK cancer survival rates are too low – our priorities are all wrong | Mark Dayan Short-termism has hampered investment in equipment and staffing that could help the NHS keep people alive • Mark Dayan is a policy analyst at the Nuffield TrustCancer survival rates in the UK have lon...
09:36, 09/13/2019

These Dutch vloggers wanted to visit Area 51. They wound up in jail instead. The two YouTube stars from the Netherlands were arrested after allegedly trespassing outside the government facility famed for conspiracies about aliens and UFOs....
09:36, 09/13/2019

Plane carrying 326 passengers diverted after pilot spills coffee A pilot's spilled coffee diverted an Airbus A330-243 operated by Condor. It was headed from Germany to Mexico when the accident forced a landing in Ireland, according to the Air Accidents Investigati...
09:36, 09/13/2019

Kenya becomes third African nation to introduce world's first malaria vaccine Kenya on Friday added the world's first malaria vaccine to the routine immunization schedule for children under two, becoming the third country in Africa to roll out the vaccine for the disease that ...
10:00, 09/13/2019

Watch: Bored Of Regular Samosa? Try This Unique Samosa Recipe For A Lip-Smacking Affair Indian Cooking Tips: Samosa is one of the most popular Indian snacks. With fusion food being in trend, try this quirky version of samosa to spruce things up....
10:00, 09/13/2019

My AR-15 is 'ready for you', Texas lawmaker tells Beto O'Rourke Twitter takes down Republican Briscoe Cain’s tweet within hours because it violates rules on ‘threats of violence’A Republican state lawmaker from Texas has caused outcry for tweeting “My AR is ready ...
10:00, 09/13/2019

After thousands of delays at one of America's biggest airports, beleaguered travelers ask – how? San Francisco airport says it announced planned construction months ago. Delays raise questions about how airlines preparedRunway construction at one of America’s largest airports led to runaway chaos...
10:00, 09/13/2019

Joe Biden was both the strongest – and weakest – candidate on stage | Richard Wolffe The frontrunner has a lead but no momentum. And the reasons why were on full display in Thursday night’s debateThe life of a frontrunner isn’t easy. In a crowded field, you have to absorb all the inco...
10:00, 09/13/2019

Germany plans Libya conference to shore up arms embargo Violations of embargo have been both routine and often blatant, says UN special envoyGermany is planning to hold a UN-backed international conference on the future of Libya in an attempt to force the ...
10:00, 09/13/2019

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

Centre Removes 312 Sikh Foreign Nationals From Blacklist, Only 2 Remain The government has removed from its blacklist names of 312 Sikh foreign nationals involved in anti-India activities and only two persons figure in the list now, Home Ministry officials said today....
10:24, 09/13/2019

UN Appoints Veteran Indian Officer To Lead Its Mission In Yemen UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on Thursday appointed a veteran Indian Army official as the head of the world body's observer mission in Yemen's port city of Hodeidah....
10:24, 09/13/2019

BJP's Chinmayanand, Accused Of Rape By Student, Questioned For 7 Hours BJP leader Chinmayanand was questioned by the police last night, nearly a fortnight after a young woman and her family went public with allegations that he had blackmailed her and raped her for over a...
10:24, 09/13/2019

Gucci goes carbon neutral in attempt to tackle climate crisis The planet has gone too far, says CEO Marco Bizzarri, as he outlines greener strategyAs the fashion industry continues to address its role in the climate crisis, Italy’s most valuable luxury brand has...
10:48, 09/13/2019

Fitbit’s $199 Versa 2 goes on sale September 15 Fitbit‘s latest fitness tracker/smartwatch, the Versa 2, was introduced a couple of weeks ago, but the company did not provide a firm release date at the time. Now we know: the Versa 2 will be availab...
10:48, 09/13/2019

Kickstarter's Sleazy Union-Busting Campaign Is Playing All the Hits [Updated] Crowdfunding platform Kickstarter has been the springboard for countless original products over the years, but an apparent attempt by the company’s management to bust up an ongoing union drive is dism...
11:12, 09/13/2019

Inside the Military’s 5-Star Layovers at a Trump Resort in Scotland There is little evidence that stays by military personnel at President Trump’s resort in Scotland are part of a scheme to enrich him. But they have raised ethical and political questions....
11:12, 09/13/2019

How will Liverpool line up against Newcastle? Divock Origi set to start after international break With Egypt and Senegal's full teams currently not scheduled to return to action until November, Jurgen Klopp had no need to fret over the fitness of Mohamed Salah and Sadio Mane ahead of this weekend'...
11:36, 09/13/2019

Chelsea 'broke Fifa transfer rules' to sign 14-year-old Thierno Ballo Chelsea broke Fifa transfer rules by paying a 14-year-old Austrian and then "parked" him with another club until he was legally allowed to sign for them, according to Der Spiegel....
12:00, 09/13/2019

Look: Customs officers seize counterfeit NBA rings at LAX Customs officials in Los Angeles said they intercepted a shipment of 28 counterfeit NBA championship rings that, if sold as genuine, could have been worth up to $560,000....
12:00, 09/13/2019

Author J.K. Rowling Donates $18.8 Million to Research Into the Treatment of Multiple Sclerosis (LONDON) — Harry Potter author J.K. Rowling has made a substantial donation for research into the treatment of multiple sclerosis at a center named after her late mother. The 15.3 million-pound ...
12:01, 09/13/2019

Science on safety of chlorinated chicken 'misunderstood' Government’s assurances that there are no health problems are misleading, say food policy expertsThe government has misunderstood the science on the safety of chlorinated chicken, a group of senior fo...
12:24, 09/13/2019

Baffert: Justify's positive test came from contaminated food Hall of Fame trainer Bob Baffert denied giving 2018 Triple Crown winning horse Justify a banned substance that caused a positive test prior to last year's Kentucky Derby and blamed the result on conta...
12:24, 09/13/2019

Rob Gronkowski reveals the number of concussions he 'probably' suffered playing football Three-time Super Bowl champion Rob Gronkowski went further to reveal the extent playing football had on his body, including detailing the number of concussions he potentially suffered during his caree...
12:24, 09/13/2019

UK Brand Trolled For Selling Kurtas As "Vintage Boho Dresses" A British brand has met with unsparing criticism online for selling "vintage, boho dresses". The reason - many people couldn't help but notice that the 'dresses' look a lot like traditional Indian......
12:24, 09/13/2019

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

Thais allowed six cannabis plants per household under draft law A party in Thailand's ruling coalition has proposed a draft law that would allow Thais to grow a limited amount of cannabis at home, less than a year after the country legalised the drug for medicinal...
12:24, 09/13/2019

Ukraine presidential official Danylyuk worried about raid on PrivatBank The Secretary of Ukraine's National Security and Defence Council Oleksandr Danylyuk on Friday told reporters he was worried about a raid by police on the offices of state-run PrivatBank and the invest...
12:24, 09/13/2019

Hong Kongers troubled by unrest look for new homes abroad As protests in Hong Kong stretch from summer into autumn with little sign of resolution, a surge in migration applications suggests more locals are making plans to leave the special administrative reg...
12:24, 09/13/2019

Pope Francis to visit Thailand, Japan in November Pope Francis will visit Asia in November and will be the first pope in nearly four decades to make a trip to Thailand and Japan, Vatican sources said....
12:24, 09/13/2019

Like His Favorite Phish Songs, Ryan Brown’s Tenure Ends Anticlimactically, And Years Too Late Ryan Vail Brown, SVP Business Development and member of the Gawker/Gizmodo/Fusion/G/O tribe for nearly seven years, is leaving us this week. You may not have heard his name, but there’s a very good ch...
12:24, 09/13/2019

Jannayak Janata Party Releases First List Of Candidates For Haryana Polls The Dushyant Chautala led Jannayak Janata Party, which has decided to contest all 90 seats in Haryana, on Friday released the first list of party candidates for the upcoming state assembly polls....
12:24, 09/13/2019

Cities, not rural areas, are the real Internet deserts The “digital divide” is back in the news, with both Democratic presidential candidates and incumbent government officials promising billions to provide high-speed Internet to millions of Americans in ...
12:24, 09/13/2019

How Turkish TV is taking over the world Shows such as Magnificent Century have come to rival US TV for international popularity, sweeping through the Middle East, Asia and Latin America. What explains their global success? By Fatima Bhutto‘...
12:48, 09/13/2019

With glue and fake blood, climate protesters target London Fashion Week Climate activists glued themselves to a door and poured a "bleeding" red carpet at the opening of London Fashion Week on Friday, seeking to draw attention to the apparel industry’s impact on the envir...
12:48, 09/13/2019

Premier League team news, Liverpool v Newcastle buildup and more – live! Previews and press conferences as Premier League returnsPremier League: 10 things to look out for this weekendEmail John or tweet @JohnBrewin_ with your thoughts 11.46am BST More on that Sean Longstaf...
13:12, 09/13/2019

Ashes 2019: England v Australia, fifth Test day two – live! Warne urges cricket to be proactive about climate crisisCounty cricket – live! Get all the latest with Tanya AldredAny thoughts? Email or tweet @GeoffLemonSport 11.55am BST 3rd over: Australia 14-1 (H...
13:12, 09/13/2019