NEWS2BUSINESS.NET: Top News and Analysis

NEWS2BUSINESS.NET: Top News and Analysis

08/25/2019

Josh Norman says Redskins defense is ‘much closer than we ever have been before’ Following Thursday night's preseason win, Norman alluded to a safety the team released last year and the one it signed to replace him as factors in the unit's performance....
00:16, 08/25/2019

Mulberry Waldorf elementary school removes pavement for green space The Mulberry Waldorf School in Kingston partnered up with the Red Squirrel Conservation Services to transform their outdoor school grounds into a green space....
00:16, 08/25/2019

Mariners RHP Bradford undergoes Tommy John surgery Seattle Mariners reliever Chasen Bradford, out since June with an elbow strain, underwent Tommy John surgery and is expected to miss the 2020 season....
00:16, 08/25/2019

Crew head to Cincy to cap rivalry series State bragging rights outweigh playoff implications when Columbus travels south on Interstate 71 to face expansion FC Cincinnati in round two of their budding derby at Nippert Stadium on Sunday....
00:16, 08/25/2019

Big Three 'almost impossible' to beat at U.S. Open Roger Federer, Rafa Nadal and Novak Djokovic have enjoyed a years-long stranglehold on Grand Slam titles and that dominance is unlikely to end at the U.S. Open where a cast of hopefuls will try to end their reign....
00:16, 08/25/2019

Houston heads to Dallas with El Capitan on the line The Texas Derby battle between the Houston Dynamo and FC Dallas will have a lot more than bragging rights riding on it when they meet Sunday night at Toyota Stadium in Frisco, Tex....
00:16, 08/25/2019

Braves add C Cervelli The Atlanta Braves signed catcher Francisco Cervelli to a major league contract on Saturday, two days after the Pittsburgh Pirates placed the veteran catcher on waivers....
00:16, 08/25/2019

Cycling: Astana strike first blow in Vuelta, Roglic involved in crash Colombian rider Miguel Angel Lopez was wearing the red jersey at the end of the opening stage of the Vuelta a Espana after his Astana team won Saturday's team time trial by a margin of two seconds over Deceuninck-QuickStep....
00:16, 08/25/2019

49ers’ Shanahan explains hiring of Foerster as consultant In an interview with NBC Sports Bay Area, San Francisco 49ers head coach Kyle Shanahan explained the controversial hiring of Chris Foerster after word of the move involving the former Miami Dolphins offensive coach was first reported by ESPN on Friday night....
00:16, 08/25/2019

Patriots TE Kendricks suspended for season opener New England Patriots tight end Lance Kendricks was suspended for the first game of the regular season without pay for violating the NFL's substance abuse policy....
00:16, 08/25/2019

‘The Conjuring’ house’s new owners say it’s still haunted Just one month after buying the real-life haunted house that inspired the scary hit movie “The Conjuring,” its new owners say they’re witnessing unexplained paranormal activity. Cory and Jennifer Heinzen, who bought the historic farmhouse in Harrisville, RI, in June, told to a loca...
00:16, 08/25/2019

Tennis champ, trailblazer Althea Gibson honored at US Open 'She's our Jackie Robinson': A statue for tennis champ, trailblazer Althea Gibson at US Open        ...
00:16, 08/25/2019

New Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker Footage Featured Rey in a Black Hood With a Dual Red Lightsaber Fans have been clamoring for a new glimpse at Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker ever since the first trailer debuted in April. And, at this year’s D23 Expo, director J.J. Abrams didn’t disappoint. Read more......
00:16, 08/25/2019

NASA's Investigating Allegations of Extraterrestrial Crime We might have our first-ever case of space crime on our hands, folks. Though I don’t suspect it’s the kind that’d attract interstellar bounty hunters any time soon. Read more......
00:16, 08/25/2019

Hong Kong Erupts in Fresh Violence as Protesters, Police Brawl Protesters in helmets and gas masks clashed with riot police as the city’s pro-democracy movement took a confrontational turn after nearly two weeks of relatively peaceful turnouts....
00:16, 08/25/2019

As Hong Kong Protesters Wave the Stars and Stripes, Some See Grist for Chinese Propaganda Some Hong Kong protesters are waving the American flag at rallies, hoping to rally U.S. support for their cause, but others worry such displays will bolster Beijing’s attempts to blame unrest on foreign instigators....
00:16, 08/25/2019

G-7 Summit Off to Rocky Start as U.S. Officials Assail France The Group of Seven summit got off to a turbulent start as U.S. officials criticized French President Emmanuel Macron for his handling of the gathering....
00:16, 08/25/2019

Watch NASA scientists pretend the Australian Outback is Mars Next year is going to be a pretty big deal for scientists studying Mars, with both NASA’s Mars 2020 mission and the ExoMars rover mission kicking off in the summer. NASA, the European Space Agency, and Russia’s Roscosmos are all doing their best to plan for the landing of their respectiv...
00:16, 08/25/2019

Weekend Motorsports Roundup: August 24-25 Lots of cars (and bikes!) on lots of tracks around the world this weekend. Personally, I’m trying to keep an eye on what’s happening at the Isle of Man Classic TT and in Germany at WRC’s Rally Germany, but with all the options out there this weekend it’s hard to miss something exciting. Some of thes...
23:48, 08/24/2019

You might want the RS6 but I’m not satisfied. You might want the RS6 but I’m not satisfied. I think we need an A8-based wagon to bring everything home after the polo match. Tell one of our people to look into that, would you?...
23:48, 08/24/2019

The New Supra Looks Best In White, Just Like the 2000GT The new Supra isn’t coming soon. It’s here, and there’s already a color that looks best. Some of us around here can’t get enough of the Nitro Yellow the car comes in, and it’s hard to blame them. A shouty car ought to be a shouty color, right? You didn’t buy a Supra to have it ignored along the curb...
23:48, 08/24/2019

Fake Chinese Policer Cars Roil Aussies Over the past few weeks, Australians in Adelaide, Perth and Melbourne have reported seeing cop cars they didn’t recognize around town. These didn’t look like patrol cars from the state over, though. They looked like you what you might get pulled over by in Shanghai or Shenzhen....
23:48, 08/24/2019

Why The U.S. Is Selling Taiwan New F-16 Fighter Jets This week, the United States announced its intention to sell Taiwan a fleet of new F-16 fighter jets. The sale involves nearly 70 F-16 fighter jets worth $8 billion and is intended to help the island democracy defend its airspace against attack from the communist-dominated mainland. The People’s Rep...
23:48, 08/24/2019

The 2022 C8 Corvette Z06 Might Be An 800-HP Twin Turbo Monster: Report Less than a month after the base-spec C8 Corvette was shown to the public, rumors of what the hotter C8s will be like are already percolating....
23:48, 08/24/2019

VW's T-Roc Cabriolet Needs A Roll Bar Volkswagen showed off its new T-Roc Cabriolet last week, proving that not everyone was watching that closely when Land Rover dropped its convertible Evoque for the second generation. Still, VW’s new droptop crossover looks really good to me, even if it’s missing a roll bar....
23:48, 08/24/2019

The Mazda Miata-Based Fiat 124 Is Probably Not Getting A Replacement The Fiat 124 shares underpinnings with the Mazda Miata, which is good, because the Miata is a great car. But what’s not good is that, according to Autocar’s interview with Fiat’s CEO with the Frenchest name in all of automobiledom, Olivier François, the current 124 probably won’t get a replacement o...
23:48, 08/24/2019

Who's Your Favorite Celebrity Racing Driver? Racing is flashy. It’s expensive. You’ve gotta have resources to do it. But most importantly, racing is cool. Paul Newman was cool and Paul Newman raced. Correlation or Causation? I’ll let you decide....
23:48, 08/24/2019

1995 Audi A4: Yuppies Need Not Apply In 1995, British stocks were hot and the FTSE 100 was on fire. Before 1996 came in, the index was up nearly 500 points and the growth curve was only steepening. If you were in the markets, you were trying to grab your piece and enjoy it. You were trying to show off just how well you’d made out....
23:48, 08/24/2019

UPDATE 1-World needs to end risky reliance on U.S. dollar -BoE's Carney Bank of England Governor Mark Carney took aim at the U.S. dollar's "destabilising" role in the world economy on Friday and said central banks might need to join together to create their own replacement reserve currency....
23:48, 08/24/2019

U.S. Steel to idle Indiana plant, 150 jobs at risk U.S. Steel said on Friday it will idle a plant in Indiana by mid-November as part of the consolidation of its till mill operations in the United States, a move which could result in lay-offs for nearly 150 employees....
23:48, 08/24/2019

EXPLAINER-What tools could Trump use to get U.S. firms to quit China? Hours after China announced retaliatory tariffs on U.S. goods on Friday, President Donald Trump ordered U.S. companies to "start looking for an alternative to China, including bringing your companies HOME and making your products in the USA."....
23:48, 08/24/2019

FTC, AT&T settle 2014 lawsuit over data slowdowns - court The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) and AT&T Inc reached a settlement agreement on a 2014 case that accused the company of slowing down data sent to wireless devices, a federal court ruling showed on Friday....
23:48, 08/24/2019

Hong Kong airport operating normally despite planned "stress test" protest Hong Kong's airport and the roads and railways leading to it were operating normally early on Saturday despite plans by protesters to implement a "stress test" of transport links to the aviation hub early in the day....
23:48, 08/24/2019

UPDATE 2-Trump says he wouldn't stop Fed Chair Powell if he offered to resign U.S. President Donald Trump sharply criticized Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell on Friday and said he wouldn't try to stop the chief U.S. central banker if he offered to resign....
23:48, 08/24/2019

France delays signing of Internet pledge amid US pressure France delayed the planned signing of a pledge by Internet platforms to fight hate speech online amid pressure from the United States, a French minister said, adding that he was still hopeful the U.S. will join the initiative....
23:48, 08/24/2019

WRAPUP 5-Hong Kong protests met with tear gas; China frees UK mission staffer Hong Kong police fired volleys of tear gas to break up anti-government protests in a gritty industrial suburb on Saturday after activists threw petrol bombs and bricks, as China freed a British consulate worker whose detention had fuelled tensions....
23:48, 08/24/2019

RPT-Fed's Powell vs. Trump: who's got a 'feel' for markets now? Donald Trump once accused the Federal Reserve of not having a "feel" for the market and compared Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell to a golfer who can't putt, but on Friday it was the U.S. president that drove markets into the rough....
23:48, 08/24/2019

British office space provider IWG plans $3.68 billion U.S. float- report British office space provider IWG Plc is planning to list its U.S. arm in New York for three billion pounds ($3.68 billion), Sky News reported on Saturday....
23:48, 08/24/2019

UPDATE 1-France says social media platforms will still sign hate speech pledge France said it was optimistic that U.S.-based social media platforms including Facebook and Snapchat would still sign a pledge to fight online hate speech despite a last-minute delay....
23:48, 08/24/2019

UPDATE 1-S.African court impounds Tanzanian plane in compensation case- lawyer South African authorities impounded an Airbus 220-300 aircraft leased by Tanzania's national flag carrier following a court application by a retired farmer who is owed compensation by the Tanzanian government, the farmer's lawyer said....
23:48, 08/24/2019

RRJ Capital in talks to invest $4 bln in HNA's Ingram Micro- Bloomberg RRJ Capital is in talks with Chinese conglomerate HNA Group Co to lead a $4 billion investment in U.S. electronics distributor Ingram Micro Inc, Bloomberg reported on Saturday, citing people familiar with the matter....
23:48, 08/24/2019

UPDATE 1-RRJ Capital in talks to invest $4 bln in HNA's Ingram Micro -Bloomberg RRJ Capital is in talks with Chinese conglomerate HNA Group Co to lead a $4 billion investment in U.S. electronics distributor Ingram Micro Inc, Bloomberg reported on Saturday, citing people familiar with the matter....
23:48, 08/24/2019

3rd Test: Root Keeps Australia At Bay, England Need 203 More Runs To Win England vs Australia 3rd Test Day 3 Highlights, Ashes 2019: England need 203 runs to win while Australia are seven wickets away from retaining the Ashes....
23:16, 08/24/2019

Car wreck kills Texas newlyweds shortly after ceremony Newlyweds died after a pickup truck hit their car while they were leaving the parking lot of the Justice of the Peace where they had just tied the knot....
23:16, 08/24/2019

Ranked: The best 10 movie presidents ever (including POTUS Morgan Freeman) Morgan Freeman takes his second turn in the Oval Office in 'Angel Has Fallen.' Here's how his role stacks up with the best movie presidents ever.        ...
23:16, 08/24/2019

Measles-stricken New Zealand girl visited Disneyland, other California destinations A teenage girl from New Zealand sick with measles visited Disneyland and other popular tourist stops across Southern California earlier this month, possibly infecting others, local government health officials warned....
23:16, 08/24/2019

First Death Allegedly Linked to Vaping Reported in Illinois A spike in serious illnesses possibly related to vaping has been reported in several states in recent months. Now, health officials in Illinois say they have registered the first case of a patient dying after vaping....
23:16, 08/24/2019

How to Prevent Spammers From Infiltrating Your Google Calendar My boyfriend and I have a shared Google calendar so we can keep track of each other’s various events and commitments, as well as things like concerts and parties we plan to attend together. It’s a great system for us, but this week we ended up with something a little odd on that calendar: “You Have ...
23:16, 08/24/2019

How to Check if Your Internet is Fast Enough to Stream Netflix in 4k If you want to be able to stream 4K Ultra HD content from Netflix you’ll not only need a high-resolution television, you’ll need a fast internet connection as well....
23:16, 08/24/2019

How to Find The 'Wizard of Oz' Ruby Slippers Easter Egg on Google The 80th Anniversary of The Wizard of Oz is Sunday. To celebrate, Google has added a fun easter egg to google search that will sweep you up in a tornado and send you to Oz....
23:16, 08/24/2019

Crystal Palace will 'see a lot more from' Jordan Ayew, promises Roy Hodgson Roy Hodgson has backed Jordan Ayew to kick on at Crystal Palace after the striker started the Eagles on the way to winning their first ever Premier League game against Manchester United....
23:16, 08/24/2019

Liverpool analysis: Joel Matip should keep his place as Reds demonstrate their range of threat For the first time in five years, Arsenal had made it to the 40th minute at Anfield without conceding a goal, and they looked a decent bet to get a result....
23:16, 08/24/2019

Real Madrid 1 Real Valladolid 1: Karim Benzema goal not enough as Sergi Guardiola denies win at the death Real Madrid had to settle for a disappointing 1-1 draw in their first La Liga game at the Santiago Bernabeu this season as Real Valladolid struck late to win a point on Saturday evening....
23:16, 08/24/2019

Jurgen Klopp says Liverpool are now 'better tuned' for the season after easing past Arsenal at Anfield Jurgen Klopp was pleased to see Liverpool sustain the positive elements of their last four performances over a longer period as they earned a 3-1 win over Arsenal in the fifth game of their campaign....
23:16, 08/24/2019

Man Utd pair Luke Shaw and Anthony Martial to have scans on Sunday after picking up knocks in Palace defeat Manchester United duo Luke Shaw and Anthony Martial will undergo scans on Sunday after the pair picked up injuries during Saturday's defeat to Crystal Palace....
23:16, 08/24/2019

Trump dings media for taking ‘I am the chosen one’ remark seriously President Trump on Saturday dinged members of the media who he says took a comment about being “the chosen one” in tackling China a little too seriously -- claiming that everyone knew he was being sarcastic....
22:48, 08/24/2019

Rashida Tlaib says Trump is ‘scared’ of her and the ‘Squad’ Rep. Rashida Tlaib, in an interview published Saturday, said that President Trump is “scared” of her and her fellow “Squad” members – in the wake of her canceled trip to Israel and the subsequent feud with the president....
22:48, 08/24/2019

Graham warns withdrawing from Afghanistan will lead to ‘another 9/11’ Sen. Lindsey Graham, R-S.C., warned in an interview with Fox News Saturday that withdrawing U.S. troops from Afghanistan would lead to “another 9/11."...
22:48, 08/24/2019

Everyone Is on Edge at the G7 As Trump Disrupts Global Trade The “Great Disrupter” Donald Trump certainly is ensuring he gets the attention he so desperately craves as this weekend’s Group of 7 summit gets underway in southern France....
22:48, 08/24/2019

Kashmir protesters clash with security forces People in India-administered Kashmir have once again taken to the streets to protest against New Delhi's decision to scrap the state's special status. The region has been in a state of lockdown in recent weeks....
22:48, 08/24/2019

Brazil: Jair Bolsonaro sends in army to tackle Amazon fires The Brazilian president has been coming under increasing pressure as European leaders criticize his environmental policies. Wildfires continue to rage in the Amazon rainforest....
22:48, 08/24/2019

G7 Summit: Emmanuel Macron's nightmare in Biarritz The US-China trade war and forest fires in the Amazon are set to dominate the latest G7 summit in France. President Emmanuel Macron is doing everything he can to prevent a total debacle, but it's no easy task....
22:48, 08/24/2019

North Korea test-fires missiles after joint military drills end North Korea has launched two suspected short-range missiles off its east coast, the latest in a series of launches in recent weeks. It comes after Pyongyang sharply criticized US-South Korean annual military drills....
22:48, 08/24/2019

China: British consulate worker Simon Cheng released The 28-year-old had been in Chinese custody for more than two weeks. He had been accused of violating public security management regulations while in the city of Shenzhen, just across the bay from Hong Kong....
22:48, 08/24/2019

Russian robot Fedor's capsule fails to dock at ISS A Soyuz capsule carrying a robot called Fedor failed to dock at the International Space Station (ISS). Scientists at Russia's Roskosmos are trying to correct the issue, with journalists asked to leave mission control....
22:48, 08/24/2019

Innovative designers challenge African fashion stereotypes Addressing established norms in African fashion, a Berlin exhibition features works demonstrating how sustainability can be found by revisiting traditional methods and crafts from the continent....
22:48, 08/24/2019

Russia tests advanced ICBMs by firing them from submarines Russian submarines have fired two nuclear-capable missiles which destroyed dummy targets in remote regions of the country, Russia's military says. The test comes a day after Moscow pledged to respond to US testing....
22:48, 08/24/2019

Hong Kong protests: Police fire tear gas in renewed flare of violence Hong Kong riot police rushed pro-democracy protesters who had built a barricade near a police station. The clashes broke a fragile peace between authorities and demonstrators that had lasted for several days....
22:48, 08/24/2019

Iranian oil tanker changes course to Turkey The Iranian oil tanker Adrian Darya 1, formerly known as Grace 1, has changed its destination to a port in Turkey. The US has threatened to sanction any party that takes the oil....
22:48, 08/24/2019

G7 Summit: EU's Tusk says meeting will be 'difficult test of unity' The list of issues for this year's G7 summit is long, with escalating trade tensions with the US, the UK's pending exit from the EU and fires in the Amazon looming over leaders as they gather in southern France....
22:48, 08/24/2019

Germany: Child crashes car into police vehicle in Hannover A 13-year-old crashed his stepfather's Suzuki into a patrol car in Hannover. Previously, an 8-year-old was busted for stealing and crashing his mother's car in Dortmund....
22:48, 08/24/2019

German protesters march against racism in Dresden ahead of key elections Thousands of people have protested against racism in eastern Germany, where the far-right has enjoyed major gains. Authorities denied AfD claims that they feared violence....
22:48, 08/24/2019

NASA investigating first alleged crime in space — report Astronaut Anne McClain has been accused of identity theft by her estranged wife. She allegedly accessed her partner's bank account from the International Space Station....
22:48, 08/24/2019

Borussia Dortmund: It all depends on Marco Reus Borussia Dortmund battled to a hard-earned victory against Cologne. Even if the victory was anything but comfortable, it proves the club are serious about winning the title - and that their hopes are tied to one player....
22:48, 08/24/2019

Germany plans to shift gears on driver's licenses Germans love manual cars, but more and more automatics are hitting the road. Now the transport minister wants to change how people get their driver's license....
22:48, 08/24/2019

Berlin in Petrenko fever: His inaugural concert with the Berlin Philharmonic Four years ago, Kirill Petrenko was elected principal conductor of the orchestra, one steeped in tradition. At his first official concert in that function, the Russian-born maestro gave a sample of what is in store....
22:48, 08/24/2019

Electric taxis — a welcome drop in Nairobi's pool of emissions An electric taxi can travel 150 kilometers on full charge. As the Kenyan capital struggles with air pollution, electric taxis are seen not just as an opportunity for cleaner transport, but also to make money....
22:48, 08/24/2019

Prince Andrew denies knowledge of Epstein's sex crimes Prince Andrew has issued another statement seeking to distance himself from Jeffrey Epstein. The two were close associates for nearly a decade as Epstein allegedly molested and manipulated young girls....
22:48, 08/24/2019

Bundesliga: Lewandowski the hat-trick hero for Bayern Munich After a less than ideal start to the new season, Bayern Munich and head coach Niko Kovac secured a comfortable win against Schalke. The win came thanks to a brilliant performance from their number nine....
22:48, 08/24/2019

Opinion: Bayern Munich need to reach Robert Lewandowski's level It was meant to be Philippe Coutinho's big day, but Robert Lewandowski stole the headlines against Schalke. With his hat trick and his leadership, the Pole is setting the example for Bayern Munich, writes DW's Matt Ford....
22:48, 08/24/2019

Should You Buy the Galaxy Note 10+? Now that the Samsung Galaxy Note 10+ is officially on sale, and we’ve had a chance to thoroughly check it out, here comes the next big question: Should you actually buy one?Read more......
22:48, 08/24/2019

Liveblog: All the Movie News From the D23 Expo 2019 Panel Lucasfilm. Marvel. Pixar. Disney Animation. Walt Disney Studios has plenty of companies releasing movies these days and Saturday at the 2019 D23 Expo all of them took the same stage to tell the world what’s next.Read more......
22:48, 08/24/2019

Trump Still Isn't Giving Up On Trying to Block Critics on Twitter If you thought the president was going to give up fighting for his right to block critics on Twitter just because of a simple court ruling, and then an appeal process, which ended with a circuit court upholding that ruling, then think again. Read more......
22:48, 08/24/2019

Russian Health Officials Blame 'Fukushima Crabs' for Cesium-137 Exposure After Mysterious Accident A doctor who treated survivors of a mysterious nuclear accident in Russia was told that the radioactive isotope cesium-137 must have made its way into their body due to “Fukushima crabs,” according to CNN.Read more......
22:48, 08/24/2019

Black Panther 2's Release Date Revealed, Kit Harington Joins The Eternals, and More Marvel Movie News From D23 The long-awaited confirmation of the Black Panther sequel! Even more incredible Eternals stars! Here’s a roundup of that and everything else Marvel-related we learned at D23 Expo’s movie panel.Read more......
22:48, 08/24/2019

Kovalev keeps title with 11th-round KO of Yarde Sergey Kovalev retained his 175-pound belt for the first time in a homecoming fight by knocking out Anthony Yarde with one shot in the 11th round on Saturday....
22:48, 08/24/2019

Pats down another TE as Kendricks suspended Lance Kendricks, one of several tight ends vying for a roster spot on the Patriots, has been suspended one game for violating the league's substance-abuse policy....
22:48, 08/24/2019

Violence Flares in Hong Kong As Protesters and Police Clash After Anti-Surveilance Rally (HONG KONG) — Hong Kong protesters threw bricks and gasoline bombs at police, who responded with tear gas, as chaotic scenes returned to the summer-long anti-government protests on Saturday for the first time in nearly two weeks. Hundreds of black-clad protesters armed with bamboo poles and ba...
22:48, 08/24/2019

Britain’s Prince Andrew Denies Knowledge of Jeffrey Epstein’s Crimes (LONDON) — Britain’s Prince Andrew responded to intense media scrutiny of his links to Jeffrey Epstein by issuing a statement Saturday denying any knowledge of criminal behavior by his one-time friend who killed himself in a New York jail while awaiting trial on sex trafficking charges. ...
22:48, 08/24/2019

Police Fire Water Cannon at Protesters Near G-7 Summit (BIARRITZ, France)— Police have fired water cannon at about 400 anti-capitalist protesters blocking roads in a town near the venue of the G-7 summit in southwest France. A few protesters threw rocks at police but the crowd in Bayonne was largely peaceful, with some activists dancing. Police re...
22:48, 08/24/2019

How Trump Fits Into the Long, Fraught History of the Relationship Between Israel and American Jews President Donald Trump’s tweeted claim on Aug. 20 that American Jews who vote for Democrats show “great disloyalty” provoked disgust and dismay among many Jewish commenters in the U.S. and Israel, who accused him of invoking a centuries old anti-Semitic trope. Trump’s tweet c...
22:48, 08/24/2019

Brazil Deploys Troops to Fight Fires in the Amazon (RIO DE JANEIRO) — Backed by military aircraft, Brazilian troops on Saturday prepared to deploy in the Amazon to fight fires that have swept the region and prompted anti-government protests as well as an international outcry. Some 44,000 troops will be available for “unprecedented”...
22:48, 08/24/2019

Florida gun owner who claimed self-defense convicted in case that put 'Stand Your Ground' in spotlight In a case that brought national attention to Florida’s  "Stand Your Ground" gun law, a jury on Friday night convicted a licensed gun owner on manslaughter charges after deliberating for six hours folowing a weeklong trial....
22:16, 08/24/2019

Florida teacher placed on leave after telling students he'd 'be the best school shooter' A Florida high school teacher was placed on administrative leave after reportedly bragging to students on Aug 13 that he would make a great school shooter and describing ways he would go about the violent act....
22:16, 08/24/2019

NASA astronaut accused of stealing identity, accessing bank account of estranged wife while in space: report NASA astronaut Anne McClain is accused of committing the first crime in outer space after her estranged wife alleged she stole her identity and accessed her bank accounts without permission during a six-month mission aboard the International Space station....
22:16, 08/24/2019

Shaw Air Force Base will pause operations after rise in suicides Shaw Air Force Base in South Carolina is planning a tactical stand-down over three days in August and September to help those at the base "recharge" following the suicides of three airmen in the past year...
22:16, 08/24/2019

Six-month-old girl in critical condition after father brings her across border illegally, officials say A six-month-old girl is in critical condition at a Texas hospital after U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) agents apprehended her, her father and 21 other people who illegally crossed the Rio Grande into the United States, officials said Saturday....
22:16, 08/24/2019

You may want to stock up on these items before new tariffs on Chinese-made imports start On Sept. 1, a new 15% tariff on some of the $300 billion in Chinese imports is expected to go into effect. Here are some of the items on the list.       ...
22:16, 08/24/2019

'It was sarcasm': President Donald Trump changes course on 'chosen one' remark After raising eyebrows this week claiming he was "the chosen one" to take on China, President Donald Trump said he was being "sarcastic."       ...
22:16, 08/24/2019

Look east to see most of America’s fastest growing housing markets 24/7 Wall St. reviewed single-family home price changes so far this year in the U.S. to rank the fastest growing housing markets.       ...
22:16, 08/24/2019

Most of America’s fastest growing housing markets are east of Mississippi River 24/7 Wall St. reviewed single-family home price changes so far this year in the U.S. to rank the fastest growing housing markets.       ...
22:16, 08/24/2019

You don't have to give up lattes to save $50 this week. Here are 5 ways Getting into the habit of saving $50 in a week can have a major positive impact on your personal finances.       ...
22:16, 08/24/2019

Chicken Sandwich Bracket: Vote in round 2 for the best chicken sandwich Chick-fil-A, Popeyes, Wendy's and KFC have all advanced in USA TODAY's Chicken Sandwich Bracket. Who boasts the best chicken sandwich? Cast your vote!       ...
22:16, 08/24/2019

New, higher tariffs could raise the prices of these Chinese-made products President Trump announced new tariffs on Chinese imports Friday after Beijing said it'd retaliate against Trump's latest duties with its own tariffs       ...
22:16, 08/24/2019

Prince Andrew Defends Relationship With Jeffrey Epstein Prince Andrew, Duke of York, issued a personal statement on Saturday over his past dealings with the late Jeffrey Epstein, saying that he never saw him act in any way that led to his arrest for......
22:16, 08/24/2019

Billie EIlish's 10 Most Relatable Moments It's sometimes hard to remember that Billie Eilish is simply a 17-year-old kid. That can happen when an artist has the No. 1 song in the country, a debut album that debuted at No. 1 as well,......
22:16, 08/24/2019

How 13 Reasons Why Season 3 Killed Off Bryce Walker With plenty of twists, 13 Reasons Why did that. The series killed off its chief antagonist Bryce Walker (Justin Prentice), turned his death into a season-long mystery and attempted to redeem the......
22:16, 08/24/2019

Shawn Mendes Apologizes for Past "Racially Insensitive Comments" Shawn Mendes took to his Instagram Story on Friday night to issue a written apology over what he called "racially insensitive comments" he had made on social media in the......
22:16, 08/24/2019

Emma Stone Is a "Punk Rock" Cruella de Vil in Disney's First Photo From Film Lock up those puppies, because Emma Stone's Cruella de Vil is on the loose...and very...punk rock? Last year, it was confirmed that the 30-year-old Oscar winner would take on a......
22:16, 08/24/2019

Scott Disick Surprises Sofia Richie With a James Bond Luxury Car for Her 21st Birthday She's Richie, Sofia Richie. On Saturday, the model and girlfriend of Scott Disick turned 21 and showed off on her Instagram Story a luxury birthday gift: what appears to be a black......
22:16, 08/24/2019

Kit Harington Joins Marvel's The Eternals and Will Have a Game of Thrones Reunion It's the Wolf Pack reunion we always wanted... Marvel Studios President Kevin Feige announced during Disney's D23 Expo convention in Anaheim, California on Saturday that Kit......
22:16, 08/24/2019

News24.com|Zimbabweunionrejectsgovtpaydealasangerovereconomygrows The main Zimbabwe public sector union has rejected a pay offer from the government, which is trying to avert threats of strike action amid growing anger over the country's ailing economy....
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Brazilian states ask for military help as Amazon fires rage Six states in Brazil's Amazon region requested military help on Saturday to combat record fires that are tearing through the rainforest, provoking an international outcry because of the Amazon's central role in combating global warming....
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Brazilian President Bolsonaro orders deployment of troops to combat Amazon wildfires Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro ordered the deployment of troops to fight the intense wildfires that have engulfed a portion of the Amazon rainforest in an apparent reversal from previously downplaying the blaze....
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US book publishers sue Audible over AI-powered transcription (updated) Several of the biggest book publishers in the US have launched a new lawsuit against Audible over a feature they say infringes on their copyright. Leading the suit are the so-called "Big Five" of US publishing: Hachette, HarperCollins, Macmillan, Pen......
21:48, 08/24/2019

Twitter's Trust and Safety advisors say the company isn't listening It's been three years since Twitter formed its Trust and Safety Council, tasked with combatting abuse and harassment plaguing the platform. According to a recent report from Wired, things aren't going well. A number of members on the council sent a......
21:48, 08/24/2019

Disney+ confirms 'Ms. Marvel,' 'She-Hulk' TV shows in the works At its D23 event this weekend, Disney is revealing a lot more about its plans for the Disney+ streaming service and has confirmed several new Marvel TV shows that are on the way. In addition to ones we'd heard about like The Falcon and Winter Soldier......
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A first look at Disney+ Disney isn't holding anything back at its D23 Expo. The company kicked off the event on Thursday with a couple of major reveals, including that of its new Avenger Campus theme park and a Disney+ docu-series that will focus on the people behind its mo......
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Watch the first trailer for Disney's 'The Mandalorian' Disney has revealed the first trailer for its long-awaited Star Wars original series, The Mandalorian. At the D23 Expo, creator Jon Favreau took the stage to reveal footage of the upcoming show, which will debut exclusively on Disney+ November 12th,......
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'Clone Wars' returns on Disney+ in February While a lot of the exclusive content Disney has lined up for Disney+ will be available for launch, Clone Wars fans will have a few more months to wait. Today at the D23 Expo we learned that the next season of the animated show will be available for s......
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Ewan McGregor will play Obi-Wan Kenobi again in a new 'Star Wars' show For Star Wars fans the Disney+ news revealed tonight included a peek at The Mandalorian, a release window for the next season of the Clone Wars, and the surprise return of a familiar face: Ewan McGregor. The actor will reprise his role of Obi-Wan Ken......
21:48, 08/24/2019

Lamborghini teaser hints at a hybrid 'hypercar' Ever since Lamborghini showed off its wild MIT-collaborated Terzo Millennio concept we've been waiting to see what a production version could look like, and we might find out soon. Autoblog points out this teaser image posted to the company's Instagr......
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Ask Engadget: What are the best outdoor navigation apps? The support shared among readers in the comments section is one of the things we love most about the Engadget community. Over the years, we've known you to offer sage advice on everything from Chromecasts and cameras to drones and smartphones. In fac......
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The Morning After: Hands on with Disney+ 4K and HDR streaming Hey, good morning! You look fabulous. Welcome to your weekend! Besides revisiting some of the week's most important stories -- The Matrix is back -- we're looking at highlights from Friday including a number of big Disney+ reveals. Also, right now i......
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Hitting the Books: We can engineer the Earth to fight climate change Welcome to Hitting the Books. With less than one in five Americans reading just for fun these days, we've done the hard work for you by scouring the internet for the most interesting, thought provoking books on science and technology we can find and......
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Recommended Reading: Taylor Swift and Spotify are... best friends? Taylor Swift is getting friendly with Spotify ahead of her new album, 'Lover.' Times have changed. Tim Ingham, Music Business Worldwide Not too long ago, Taylor Swift shook off Spotify, pulling her entire catalog from the service and slamming musi......
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Qualcomm won't have to offer patent licenses to rivals, for now Qualcomm won't face the full consequences of the antitrust ruling, at least not right away. The Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals has granted a request to temporarily halt requirements that it both grant patent licenses to rivals and stop demanding pate......
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Tesla's solar panels reportedly caught fire at an Amazon warehouse Walmart recently filed a lawsuit against Tesla after its solar panel installations on seven of the retail giant's stores caught fire. The retail corporation accused Elon Musk's company of poor safety practices, such as not grounding electrical system......
21:48, 08/24/2019

Qualcomm Wins Reprieve in F.T.C. Antitrust Case With Appeals Court Ruling A federal appeals court ruled that the chip maker did not have to modify key business practices while the court reviews a lower-court ruling against the company....
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Publishers sue Amazon-owned company for copyright infringement Some of the biggest names in publishing are suing Amazon-owned Audible — claiming the audiobook company’s new speech-to-text feature violates copyright laws. Harper Collins, Penguin Random House, Simon & Schuster, Scholastic and others are asking a judge to block the company from continuing to...
21:16, 08/24/2019

Iranian-flagged oil tanker sought by US sets new destination The saga of the Iranian-flagged oil tanker briefly detained in Gibraltar and sought by the United States amid heightened tensions between Tehran and Washington took a different turn Saturday....
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Amazon wildfires get some help from US firefighting plane A firefighting plane from California made its way to South America on Friday to help local authorities fight the massive wildfires burning up in parts of the Amazon....
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British Hong Kong consulate employee released from detention as pro-democracy protests turn violent The British Consulate employee detained in China after being accused of soliciting a prostitute while on a business trip has finally been released, his family said in a statement Saturday....
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'I was kidding, being sarcastic': Trump defends comment that he is 'the chosen one' President Trump tweeted in defense of his comment that he is 'the chosen one' during a Wednesday press conference while discussing the trade arrangements with China....
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Work on more border wall starts in Arizona, New Mexico SANTA TERESA, N.M. (AP) — Work crews in Arizona and New Mexico forged ahead Friday with construction of taller border fencing funded through a national emergency declaration by President Donald Trump. The work on his hallmark campaign promise involves mostly replacement fencing along a 46-mile stret...
21:16, 08/24/2019

‘Red flag laws’ offer tool for preventing some gun violence After a white supremacist discussed plans on Facebook for a mass shooting at a synagogue, police in Washington used a new law to quickly seize his 12 firearms, long before he was convicted of any crime. But when a Tennessee father became alarmed about his son after receiving a suicidal text message,...
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Having a dog can help you have a healthy heart, study finds A new study links owning a dog to better heart health, finding that participants with pets had healthier diets, blood sugar levels and were more physically active....
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Ruth Bader Ginsburg underwent treatment for tumor on pancreas, Supreme Court says Supreme Court Associate Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg recently underwent a fresh round of treatment for a cancerous tumor on her pancreas, the high court said in a statement Friday. The three-week radiation treatment, performed at the Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center in New York City, was admini...
21:16, 08/24/2019

North Korea launches two short-range ballistic missiles North Korea launched two short-range ballistic missiles, two U.S. officials confirmed to NBC News. The launches were about 15 minutes apart and were thought to be similar to projectiles launched last week, the officials said. “North Korea fired two unidentified projectiles from Sonduk area in...
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TPD evacuate businesses for possible explosive device Tucson Police Dept. officers discovered a possible explosive while performing a traffic stop in a supermarket parking lot. Authorities while performing a traffic stop in the parking lot of the El Super on 6th Ave. when one of the occupants began to fight with officers. Officers detained both occupan...
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Study: 4-in-1 combo heart drug decreases cardiac event risk by one-third The risk of heart attack, strokes and heart failure fell by 34 percent for people who took a combo pill of aspirin, a cholesterol drug and two blood pressure medicines reduced the risk of heart attack...
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CDC: 92 percent of HPV-caused cancers could be prevented by vaccine The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention announced Thursday it will increase the vaccination rate of its human papillomavirus by 80 percent nationwide, which could prevent 92 percent of cancers caused by HPV....
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Dementia patient caregivers lose sleep, adding to mental health stress On average, family members spend nearly 22 hours each week caring for parents, grandparents and siblings with Alzheimer's and other conditions. But a new intervention may give them back some of those lost sleep hours....
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Suicide risk nearly three times as high for those with restless legs syndrome People with restless legs syndrome have nearly three times the risk of suicide or self-harm, even if they didn't have underlying conditions like depression, diabetes and insomnia, according to a new study....
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She thought buying a billboard would get Tyler Perry’s attention. But he was already a fan. Actress Racquel Bailey bought billboards near Tyler Perry studios so the director, seeking to chance to work with him. He dismissed her actions but turned around and hired her....
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Britain’s Prince Andrew denies knowledge of Epstein’s crimes Britain’s Prince Andrew has denied any knowledge of criminal behavior by one-time friend Jeffrey Epstein who killed himself in a New York jail while awaiting trial on sex trafficking charges...
21:16, 08/24/2019

‘Dishonoring the Badge’: Former Houston Police Officers Charged With Murder Over Deadly Drug Raid Houston police are throwing the book at two of their officers who were caught lying about having an informant during a drug raid that left two people dead and five fellow law enforcement officials injured....
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A much less invasive way to monitor pressure in the brain Traumatic brain injuries, as well as infectious diseases such as meningitis, can lead to brain swelling and dangerously high pressure in the brain. If untreated, patients are at risk for brain damage, and in some cases elevated pressure can be fatal. Current techniques for measuring pressure with...
21:16, 08/24/2019

‘Racing Wives’ star Amber Balcaen says she isn’t worried about being compared to Danica Patrick Amber Balcaen is determined to race her way to the finish line as a celebrated female driver and is hoping the wives of NASCAR drivers will cheer her on....
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Chiellini gives Juventus opening win at Parma "Juventus captain Giorgio Chiellini gave the titleholders a 1-0 win at Parma in the opening Serie A match of the new season on Saturday although they were without new coach Maurizio Sarri who is recovering from pneumonia."...
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Lopez in red as Astana win opening TTT after Jumbo-Visma crash "Colombia\u0027s Miguel Angel Lopez led home the winning Astana team to secure the first red jersey of the Vuelta after favourites Jumbo-Visma crashed on a wet corner."...
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Jumbo-Visma suffer 'disastrous' team crash during time trial "Jumbo-Visma suffered a huge crash involving four of their riders during the opening time trial of the 2019 Vuelta - one which was described as a \"disaster\"."...
20:48, 08/24/2019

PM Modi, On 3-Nation Tour, Arrives In Bahrain Prime Minister Narendra Modi arrived in Manama on Saturday to hold extensive talks with the King of Bahrain, Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa, on various bilateral and regional issues....
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"Things Not Normal In J&K": Rahul Gandhi On Being Sent Back From Srinagar Congress leader Rahul Gandhi, who was sent back from the Srinagar airport along with other opposition leaders on Saturday, said that the move by the state administration proved the law and order......
20:48, 08/24/2019

PM Modi Releases Postage Stamps On Mahatma Gandhi In UAE Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Abu Dhabi crown prince Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan on Saturday released postage stamps on Mahatma Gandhi to commemorate his 150th birth anniversary....
20:48, 08/24/2019

Haryana Government To Observe 2-Day State Mourning For Arun Jaitley The Haryana government has decided to observe a two-day state mourning as a mark of respect to former Union finance minister Arun Jaitley, who died in New Delhi on Saturday....
20:48, 08/24/2019

Press Council of India Supports Restrictions On Communication In J&K The Press Council of India (PCI) has moved the Supreme Court supporting the Centre and Jammu and Kashmir government's decision to impose restrictions on communication in the state following the......
20:48, 08/24/2019

Arun Jaitley's Body Taken To His Residence, Leaders Pay Homage President Ram Nath Kovind and several leaders, including BJP president Amit Shah, offered floral tributes to former finance minister Arun Jaitley at his Kailash Colony residence in south Delhi....
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Arun Jaitley's Love For Amritsar And Its Street Food Was Unmatched As Amritsar was his maternal grandparents' home, the love of former Union minister Arun Jaitley for the city had no match. He was also very fond of Amritsari street food and the city's culture, recall......
20:48, 08/24/2019

Family Assaulted, ITBP Soldier Threatens To Become Next Paan Singh Tomar An Indo-Tibetan Border Police soldier has threatened to go rouge after alleged inaction of authorities in a case of assault against his family members in Madhya Pradesh. The soldier, posted in Jammu......
20:48, 08/24/2019

Aim Of Becoming $5-Trillion Economy Possible: Pranab Mukherjee Former president Pranab Mukherjee on Saturday said the government's ambitious target of becoming a USD 5-trillion economy by 2024-25 is possible through prudent fiscal management....
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RSS Chief Mohan Bhagwat Mourns Death Of Arun Jaitley The RSS on Saturday remembered former union finance minister Arun Jaitley, who died in Delhi, as a talented and learned leader who made an important contribution towards the development of the......
20:48, 08/24/2019

Centre Should Have Sent Opposition Leaders To Srinagar, Says Ashok Gehlot Criticising the Centre for stopping an opposition delegation led by Congress leader Rahul Gandhi from visiting Srinagar, Rajasthan Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot on Saturday said the government instead......
20:48, 08/24/2019

BJP Owes Arun Jaitley For Being What It Is Today: Kapil Sibal Congress leader Kapil Sibal on Saturday said Arun Jaitley was fateful to his ideology till his last breath and the BJP owes him for being what it is today....
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Can't Imagine I'm In Bahrain While Dear Friend Arun Jaitley Died: PM Modi Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday recalled his longtime association with former colleague Arun Jaitley and said he cannot imagine that he was so far in Bahrain while his dear friend has died....
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"I Share Your Pain": Sonia Gandhi Writes Letter To Arun Jaitley's Wife Congress interim President Sonia Gandhi on Saturday condoled the death of former Finance Minister Arun Jaitley and wrote a letter to his wife, saying that he attracted friends across the political......
20:48, 08/24/2019

Sonia Gandhi Approves Left-Congress Alliance In West Bengal Congress interim president Sonia Gandhi has given her nod to Congress-Left Front alliance in West Bengal for the upcoming assembly by-polls in the state following the party's dismal performance in the......
20:48, 08/24/2019

"I Have Lost My Friend Arun": PM Modi Gets Emotional At Bahrain Event Prime Minister Narendra Modi turned emotional at a function in Bahrain as he remembered his "friend" Arun Jaitley, who died on Saturday at Delhi's AIIMS hospital....
20:48, 08/24/2019

Game of Thrones Star Kit Harington Joins the Marvel Movie The Eternals The Marvel Cinematic Universe may be losing Spider-Man, but they are gaining the (former) King of the North. Fresh off the final season of Game of Thrones, Jon Snow actor Kit Harington is set to star in The Eternals, Marvel Studios head Kevin Feige announced at Disney’s D23 Conference. Marvel ...
20:48, 08/24/2019

What’s Happening in the Star Wars Universe After Episode IX: The Rise of Skywalker? LucasFilm head Kathleen Kennedy has repeatedly emphasized that Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker will be the ninth and final assignment in the Skywalker family saga. Presumably, that means Episode IX will be the final outing for not just for those who bear the surname like Luke, Leia and Kylo but als...
20:48, 08/24/2019

Brexit news latest: Boris Johnson and Donald Tusk clash over 'Mr no-deal' jibe as Brexit tensions rise at G7 summit Boris Johnson and European Council President Donald Tusk have clashed at the start of the G7 summit over who would be to blame in the event of a no-deal Brexit....
20:48, 08/24/2019

Nasa 'launches probe into first allegation of crime in space' Nasa is investigating an allegation that an astronaut accessed the bank account of her estranged partner from the International Space Station, it has been reported....
20:48, 08/24/2019

Man with 'pet peeve' about illegal parking convicted over fatal shooting in Florida A white man who fatally shot an unarmed black man during a dispute over illegal parking in handicapped spots in the US has been convicted of manslaughter....
20:48, 08/24/2019

French police fire water cannons at hundreds of G7 summit protesters Police have fired water cannon at about 400 anti-capitalist protesters blocking roads in a town near the venue of the G7 summit in south-west France....
20:48, 08/24/2019

Amazon fires: Brazilian military begins operations to fight record number of blazes amid global outcry Brazilian troops backed by military aircraft have begun operations to help battle a record number of fires in the Amazon, which have prompted anti-government protests as well as an international outcry....
20:48, 08/24/2019

Bill Maher gets candid about David Koch's death: 'I'm glad he's dead' Bill Maher is not holding back his thoughts on the late David Koch, saying "I'm glad he's dead" during "Real Time with Bill Maher" Friday.        ...
20:48, 08/24/2019

Russian spacecraft carrying robot fails to dock with space station A Russian Soyuz spacecraft carrying a humanoid robot failed to dock with the International Space Station (ISS) on Saturday, Russian news agencies reported, citing a live broadcast....
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Jury finds Fla. man guilty who used 'stand your ground' A jury has found a Florida man guilty of manslaughter after he initially used the state's "stand your ground' law as his defense for fatal shooting last summer....
20:16, 08/24/2019

New Zealand teen may have spread measles at California tourist sites A New Zealand teenager may have exposed people in Southern California to the measles virus earlier this month at popular tourist attractions such as Disneyland and Universal Studios, health officials warned....
20:16, 08/24/2019

Nanotechnology promises to revolutionize global nutrition — but it might be dangerous Proponents of nanotechnology say it will revolutionize farming and global food systems, with applications being explored that could cut waste, make food safer and help create ‘super crops’ that escape the controversial label of genetically modified organisms (GMOs). If successful, it could help to o...
20:16, 08/24/2019

Satoshi Nakaboto: ‘Hal Finney calculated a Bitcoin price of $10 million per coin’ Our robot colleague Satoshi Nakaboto writes about Bitcoin every fucking day. Welcome to another edition of Bitcoin Today, where I, Satoshi Nakaboto, tell you what’s been going on with Bitcoin in the past 24 hours. As Descartes used to say: Shop ’till you drop! Bitcoin Price We closed the day, August...
20:16, 08/24/2019

This coin-sized Linux computer can be yours for $69 For tech tinkerers, the implications of enlisting this tiny open-source Linux board are huge — and you can start getting a look at just how much this tiny powerhouse can accomplish at over $10 off its retail price, just $69 with this offer from TNW Deals. ...
20:16, 08/24/2019

CHEAP: Lord! A WD 10TB external hard drive for $180 is a BLESSING — praise be! Welcome to CHEAP, our series about things that are good, but most of all, cheap. CHEAP! You can never have too much digital stuff. Whether that’s music, movies, photos, documents, or whatever else tickles your virtual fantasies, it’s all good. The issue though is space. How are you meant to store al...
20:16, 08/24/2019

How to access deleted threads and comments on Reddit Welcome to TNW Basics, a collection of tips, guides, and advice on how to easily get the most out of your gadgets, apps, and other stuff. I love scrolling through Reddit when I wake up on weekends – especially since I fine-tuned my feeds to separate work from leisure. But there’s one thing that alwa...
20:16, 08/24/2019

How to convert a PDF to any format (and back) Welcome to TNW Basics, a collection of tips, guides, and advice on how to easily get the most out of your gadgets, apps, and other stuff. PDF files are everywhere, from emails to scientific papers. They’re pretty useful when you want to send a bunch of scanned documents or a contract. That’s why it’...
20:16, 08/24/2019

Bezos and Musk’s satellite internet could save Americans $30B a year Low Earth orbit (LEO) satellites for broadband internet access are beginning to display signs of real potential. Recently, Amazon chief Jeff Bezos’ Blue Origin pulled back the curtain on its space intentions by announcing Project Kuiper, a 3,236-satellite constellation. Additionally, Elon Musk’s Spa...
20:16, 08/24/2019

Silicon Valley wants to read your mind – here’s why you should be worried Not content with monitoring almost everything you do online, Facebook now wants to read your mind as well. The social media giant recently announced a breakthrough in its plan to create a device that reads people’s brainwaves to allow them to type just by thinking. And Elon Musk wants to go even fur...
20:16, 08/24/2019

One of the Most Eaten Sharks in the World Is Now in Greater Danger This week, conservation experts from around the world are meeting in Geneva for the triennial Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species conference of the parties. One of the highest-profile proposals is to provide protections for shortfin mako sharks, which are among the most common sh...
20:16, 08/24/2019

Brazil’s Bolsonaro Authorizes Troops to Fight Amazon Fires President Jair Bolsonaro, who is very much like the Donald Trump of Brazil, appears to have capitulated to mounting international pressure over the wildfires currently destroying the Amazon....
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Scotland bounce back to beat France 17-14 "A much-changed Scotland bounced back strongly from last week\u0027s thrashing by France by winning the return fixture 17-14 at Murrayfield on Saturday, though neither team will take much joy from what was a scrappy World Cup warm-up clash."...
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Marquez storms to pole with lap record at Silverstone "Honda\u0027s MotoGP world champion Marc Marquez smashed the lap record to clinch pole position in qualifying for the British Grand Prix on Saturday."...
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Wiggins tips Roglic for Vuelta glory, but names dark horses too "La Vuelta a Espana 2019 - Bradley Wiggins says Primoz Roglic will get his first Grand Tour win in Spain, but has nominated a few dark horses who could challenge..."...
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Solskjaer bemoans wasteful United after Palace defeat "Ole Gunnar Solskjaer blamed poor general finishing rather than his side\u0027s continued penalty issues for Manchester United\u0027s 2-1 home defeat to Crystal Palace."...
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Wiggins: Kittel 'a loss to the sport' after early retirement "Marcel Kittel will be a loss to the sport following his retirement from cycling, according to Bradley Wiggins. Watch LIVE on Eurosport and the Eurosport Player."...
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La Vuelta 2019: LIVE updates of opening team time trial "Join us for our live text coverage of the opening stage of the 2019 Vuelta with the opening team time trial. Watch LIVE on Eurosport and the Eurosport Player."...
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Work Advice: I applied for a job with my friend’s ex-boss Working for a friend’s ex-boss can be like dating a friend’s ex. It can work, but everyone has to be grown-ups and you need a clear view of the reason(s) why your friend left....
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California wildfire plan shows how we can adapt to threat of natural disasters Last month, the California legislature passed a proposal to reduce the risk that utility power lines will spark wildfires and to socialize the cost of compensating victims when those measures fail....
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Trump’s company could save millions if interest rates fall as he demands The Trump Organization could see large savings in payments it is making on roughly $345 million in loans, according to public filings and financial experts. ...
19:48, 08/24/2019

Trump’s wild week of tax ideas continues with new promise if GOP sweeps in 2020 The president said in a tweet that he would pass a “major middle class tax cut,” the latest in a string of varying tax pledges that he has made in the past week....
19:48, 08/24/2019

As the Amazon Burns, Europe Seizes Title of Climate Champion With the Trump administration nearly silent, European leaders have energetically stepped in to take up the mantle of leadership. A trade deal could be at stake....
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Affordable ‘dorm room’ tech that makes the grade As another school year is set to begin, students and parents may seek some tech devices that can help achieve success in the classroom and the dorm.       ...
19:48, 08/24/2019

Hey Siri, Google and Alexa — enough with the snooping Google, Amazon, Apple, Microsoft and Facebook have been caught having humans monitor our queries and responses. Companies now say they will pause.       ...
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Why people keep falling for viral hoaxes Enlarge (credit: Thomas Trutschel/Getty Images) The Internet is dark and full of terrible sources of information. Sometimes it seems like every day brings a new one to the list. There are the toxic conspiracy theories, deepfakes, and fake news mills. And then there are good old-fashioned Internet ...
19:48, 08/24/2019

Our favorite gaming studios, expos, museum exhibits—in a photo blowout When we publish galleries dedicated to gaming exhibitions, events, and landmarks, it's not a way to put off writing work. For one, we have to write all of the freaking captions (and also try to make some of them equal parts funny and informative). There's also the matter of a bunch of trained writer...
19:48, 08/24/2019

A lone gunman roams a galaxy in chaos in first trailer for The Mandalorian Pedro Pascal and Gina Carano star in The Mandalorian, a new Star Wars series debuting with Disney+ in November. Fans went wild as Disney debuted the first trailer for its hotly anticipated original series, The Mandalorian, last night at D23, the annual fan extravaganza the studio has been organizi...
19:48, 08/24/2019

Ewan McGregor confirms he will return as Obi-Wan for new Star Wars series Enlarge / Ewan McGregor made a surprise appearance at Disney's D23 Expo yesterday to announce he will star in an as-yet-untitled Obi-Wan Kenobi spin-off series. It will stream exclusively on Disney+, which launches November 12. (credit: Jesse Grant/Getty Images for Disney) The rumors were true: th...
19:48, 08/24/2019

Agents Of S.H.I.E.L.D.'s final season teaser is all about time-traveling face thieves, of course Agents Of S.H.I.E.L.D.’s upcoming seventh season is set to be its last, bringing to a close the most successful—and relentlessly strange—of Marvel’s efforts to export its MCU properties to the smaller screen. (Even if both the show, and the movies, gave up on trying to pretend they were in any way c...
19:48, 08/24/2019

Disney+ thinks of the recappers, will be releasing its shows on a weekly basis In news that presumably saw the internet’s various TV editors reach for the slightly smaller bottles of bourbon for once, the planners behind Disney+ reportedly revealed at this weekend’s D23 expo that, counter to the Netflix model it’s establishing itself in opposition to, the streaming service wil...
19:48, 08/24/2019

Oculus’ VP Jason Rubin isn’t fretting over Sony’s acquisition of Insomniac Oculus VP Jason Rubin touts the games in the works within its studios and other partners after Sony acquires a key Rift dev -- Insomniac Games.Read More...
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Nintendo continues to dominate TV ahead of triple-A season Nintendo commercials account for over 64% of the sector’s impressions across 30 days, with Rockstar Games in second place with 20% of industry impressions.Read More...
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Surprise Discovery Reveals Ancient City of Troy is 5,500 Years Old The city of Troy has fascinated people for millennia. Once thought to be purely mythological, the lost city emerged as a real place in history when it was discovered in Turkey by Heinrich Schliemann in the 1870s. ...
19:48, 08/24/2019

‘Once-in-a-Lifetime’ Pictish Stone Discovered In Scotland The rare discovery of a Pictish symbol stone has been uncovered deep in the Scottish Highlands, and it is truly marvelous. ...
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Pumpkin Spice Season Is Here! 15 Products to Fall For We love these products, and we hope you do too. E! has affiliate relationships, so we may get a small share of the revenue from your purchases. Items are sold by the retailer, not......
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Real Madrid vs Real Valladolid LIVE: La Liga 2019-20 commentary stream, latest score, goals, TV channel Real Madrid are looking to make it two wins from their opening two LaLiga games tonight as Los Blancos welcome Real Valladolid to the Bernabeu for their first home clash of the 2019-20 season....
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Why a bitter legal battle could be ahead for Jeffrey Epstein's estate The wealthy financier's last will and testament, dated Aug. 8, indicates he held more than $577 million in assets. Attorneys predict a lengthy legal battle will follow....
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Trump's tariffs on monkeys could 'severely damage' US medical research and send labs to China As demand for lab monkeys continues to rise, U.S. scientists are reporting delays in research projects because they can't obtain enough animals, according to the National Institutes of Health....
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LinkedIn is training food truck workers, teachers and athletes to fill the tech talent gap Since 2017, LinkedIn has launched three apprenticeship programs designed to bring non-traditional workers into its engineering, sales and recruiting ranks....
19:16, 08/24/2019

Suspect taken into custody for ‘hate’ attacks on white people in NYC A man wanted in a Manhattan ‘hate crime’ spree against white pedestrians has been taken into custody, police sources said. Todd Lyons, 33, was picked up late Friday night at his West 36th Street home by detectives with the Hate Crimes Task Force. The suspected hate crime spree began at 9...
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Marvel cut an entire ‘Battle of the Sky’ from the end of ‘Avengers: Endgame’ There has been so much written about Avengers: Endgame since it hits theaters in April (and for months before that), you might have assumed there weren’t any secrets left to learn about the Marvel Studios epic. Well, you would have been incorrect, as Sean Gunn (Kraglin in the MCU and brother o...
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Ms. Marvel, She-Hulk, and Moon Knight will join Phase 4 with their own Disney+ shows Although the wait between Marvel Cinematic Universe movies can be excruciating for fans of the franchise, Marvel Studios is going to have an opportunity to fill in the gaps with shows on Disney+. Four of those shows — The Falcon and the Winter Soldier, Loki, WandaVision, and Hawkeye — we...
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12 new trailers you need to watch: Ad Astra, Bombshell, Rambo, and more Good Boys turned out to be the surprise winner of last weekend’s box office rankings, raking in a few million more than some of the blockbuster films that launched in previous weeks. Still, Hobbs and Shaw and The Lion King are still going strong and will have little to fear from incoming horro...
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Bury given extended deadline for takeover to be completed – video report Bury, one of the oldest clubs in the league, could be expelled from the Football League on Tuesday unless a sale to a sporting analytics company fronted by Alastair Campbell’s son, Rory, can be completed. The Shakers have recently been promoted to League One but have already suspended five league ma...
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Sportwatch: Hawks topple Eagles, Lightning crush Thunderbirds, Roosters too good for Dragons – as it happened AFL: Hawthorn beat West Coast; GWS crush Gold CoastNRL: Roosters run riot against DragonsSuper Netball: Lightning lash Thunderbirds 2.01pm BST A compelling evening of sport headlined by Hawthorn’s dismantling of West Coast in Perth. The match certainly didn’t go to script for the Eagles, who now nee...
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Norwich City 2-3 Chelsea: Premier League – as it happened Tammy Abraham scored twice as Chelsea won by the odd goal of five to see off Norwich at Carrow Road Read Jacob Steinberg’s match report from Carrow Road 2.57pm BST Jacob Steinberg was at Carrow Road to see Chelsea beat newly-promoted Norwich by the odd goal of five in an entertaining lunchtime game...
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South Africa’s Aphiwe Dyantyi tests positive for banned substance • Winger denies wrongdoing and requests B sample analysis• Dyantyi was 2018 World Rugby Breakthrough Player of the YearSouth Africa’s winger, Aphiwe Dyantyi, has tested positive for an unspecified banned substance but denies wrongdoing and has requested his B sample to be analysed.The 2018 World Rug...
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Mustajeer holds off challengers to win £1m Ebor for Ger Lyons • 16-1 shot becomes first to win £1m handicap on Flat in Britain• Red Galileo second, Desert Skyline third, Raymond Tusk fourthThe bookies had the better of the first £1m handicap to be run on the Flat in Britain as Mustajeer, at 16-1, led home a 1-2-3-4 for horses at double-figure odds in the SkyBe...
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St Helens 4-18 Warrington: Challenge Cup final 2019 – as it happened Wolves upset Saints with faultless performance at WembleyDaryl Clark scores game-winning try in man of the match display 5.19pm BST With that, I think it is time to wrap up our Challenge Cup final coverage. Thanks for following it with me and congratulations to Warrington. 5.18pm BST And here is Aar...
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England 57-15 Ireland: Rugby World Cup warm-up – as it happened All the updates as England brutally swept Ireland aside in the Rugby World Cup warm-up at Twickenham 5.30pm BST That’s it from me, thanks for your company 5.30pm BST Here’s our full write-up from Twickenham Related: Joe Cokanasiga scores twice as England turn on power to crush Ireland Continue read...
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Manchester United 1-2 Crystal Palace, Watford 1-3 West Ham and more – live! Updates from the 3pm Premier League kick-offs and beyondLive scores: all the goals from around the UK and EuropeAnd you can email Dave here and tweet @DaveTindallgolf 6.03pm BST And that’s it for this particular live blog. While top two Liverpool and Arsenal battle it out at Anfield (still 0-0), Lei...
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Manchester United and Inter to resume Alexis Sánchez loan talks Chilean player ready to make switch to San SiroInter currently want to pay half of United demandsManchester United and Internazionale will resume talks on Monday in an effort to finalise Alexis Sánchez’s loan move to the Serie A club.The clubs will stay in contact this weekend, and the key matter to...
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Manchester United's Marcus Rashford target of racist abuse on Twitter Footballer subject to hateful remarks after missing penalty against Crystal Palace on SaturdayManchester United footballer Marcus Rashford was subject to racist abuse on Twitter after he missed a penalty on Saturday during the club’s narrow defeat against Crystal Palace.The England international had...
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EFL gives Bury Tuesday deadline for Campbell takeover to go through • Club will be expelled from League One if 5pm deadline is missed• Directors of purchasers include Rory Campbell, son of AlastairThe English Football League has given Bury until Tuesday for their owner, Steve Dale, to conclude a sale or the club will be expelled from the league after 125 years.Dale ...
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Moussa Djenepo hits cracker as Southampton beat 10-man Brighton Moussa Djenepo’s stunning first Premier League goal set Southampton on course for their first points of the season as they won 2-0 at 10-man Brighton. Substitute Djenepo, a £14m summer signing from Standard Liège, had been on the pitch for only 78 seconds when he cut in from the left to bury the bal...
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Harvey Barnes scorcher earns points for Leicester at Sheffield United Harvey Barnes came off the bench to seal Leicester’s first win of the season, lashing in the decisive goal here a matter of minutes after Sheffield United had given themselves hope of taking a point. Ollie McBurnie had come off the bench to equalise for the home side, who trailed at half-time to a g...
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Sébastien Haller off mark with two goals in West Ham’s victory at Watford For Watford, the danger signs are clear. For West Ham, who knows? A breathless contest, in which defending was a dirty word from the outset, deservedly went the visitors’ way and offered hope that their clear frailties might be overridden by attacking potency. That was provided by Sébastien Haller, ...
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Joe Cokanasiga scores twice as England turn on power to crush Ireland • World Cup warm-up: England 57-15 Ireland• Worrying Mako Vunipola injury mars victoryIreland suffered burn-out in the warm-up. They faded in the heat as England scored a record number of points in the fixture and exceeded by two their previous highest winning margin. It was only 10 months ago that ...
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Crystal Palace stun Manchester United as Rashford pays penalty Crystal Palace have a first league win at Old Trafford since 1989 and Manchester United have questions to answer. In a frantic finish an 88th-minute Daniel James curler seemed to have grabbed United a point yet as added time arrived Paul Pogba squandered possession and Palace moved upfield before Pa...
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Liverpool v Arsenal: Premier League – live! Premier League updates from the 5.30pm BST kick offEmery eyes chance for Arsenal to shine at theatre of screamsAnd you can email Barry here or tweet at @bglendenning 6.10pm BST 39 min: From a throw-in, Mo Salah rolls Granit Xhaka in the Liverpool penalty area before sending a low diagonal drive flas...
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Twitch Suspends Popular Leftist Streamer After Controversial 9/11 Comments During a Twitch stream earlier this week, popular leftist streamer Hasan Piker made a statement that would, by pretty much any measure, be considered incendiary. “America deserved 9/11, dude,” he said. “Fuck it, I’m saying it.” Today, Twitch suspended Piker for one week....
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7 Classic Cartoons That Deserve A TV Special With a wide variety of animated movies and TV series accessible around the clock, it’s easy for viewers to fall into the bottomless pit of nostalgia that is streaming classic cartoons....
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Collecting Things (And Silly Animals) In Dragon Quest Builders 2 Is Stressful Fun There has never been a video game checklist that I didn’t simultaneously love and hate. The Explorer’s Shores islands found in Dragon Quest Builders 2 are chock full of them, and I could not resist their siren songs. They led me to mini-adventures that were fun and mildly frustrating, as well as an ...
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I Remember Every Single Detail Of The First Thirty Minutes Of Zelda: Link's Awakening Everything that anyone has ever liked about a Zelda game happens in its most perfect form in the first 30-minute setpiece of the 1993 Game Boy masterpiece The Legend of Zelda: Link’s Awakening, a beautiful screen-for-screen remake of which is coming out next month on Nintendo Switch. Listen to me go...
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By The Gods, I Just Want To Hang Out At Charon's Shop In Hades Escaping the House of Hades is no easy task. The ever-changing pathways through the Underworld are filled with danger—vicious specters prowl, eager for a kill, and traps are scattered everywhere. The music is a steady, pulsating rhythm to amplify that struggle. It can feel daunting. That’s why, when...
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Norwich City vs Chelsea LIVE: Premier League 2019 commentary stream, TV channel, line-ups, score prediction Frank Lampard takes his Chelsea side to East Anglia today to face Norwich City knowing that nothing but a victory will do after three winless games since taking over at Stamford Bridge....
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Norwich 2 Chelsea 3: Tammy Abraham scores twice to hand Frank Lampard first Premier League win It was a day of double delight for Chelsea as Frank Lampard oversaw his first Premier League victory, while Tammy Abraham repaid his manager's faith by scoring his first two senior goals as they outscored Norwich City in an entertaining contest at Carrow Road....
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Real Madrid vs Real Valladolid LIVE stream: LaLiga 2019-20 latest score, goals, TV channel, how to watch, lineups Real Madrid are looking to make it two wins from their opening two LaLiga games tonight as Los Blancos welcome Real Valladolid to the Bernabeu for their first home clash of the 2019-20 season....
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Man Utd 1 Crystal Palace 2: Van Aanholt seals famous win as de Gea error and Rashford penalty miss cost United Patrick van Aanholt's strike in stoppage time earned a last-gasp shock victory for Crystal Palace as they condemned Manchester United to a 2-1 defeat at Old Trafford....
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Liverpool vs Arsenal confirmed XIs: Nicolas Pepe and Dani Ceballos start at Anfield Jurgen Klopp goes for the Liverpool team most would have expected to face Arsenal at Anfield this afternoon barring one notable selection in the centre of defence....
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Edi Patterson and Succession headline our favorite stories of the week Here’s a compilation of our favorite features published this week. Be sure to follow along with our TV recaps and check out all our recent reviews....
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Janet Mock, Billy Porter, and MJ Rodriguez on Pose’s revolutionary second season Season two of FX’s Pose came to a triumphant end earlier this week, but not before giving some of its characters—and viewers—a big scare. As Blanca, who’s played with tremendous grace and skill by MJ Rodriguez, prepared for a final farewell, Pray Tell (the incandescent Billy Porter) and the rest of ...
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UK PM Johnson says Tusk will be known as 'Mr No Deal' if agreement not changed British Prime Minister Boris Johnson has warned European Council President Donald Tusk that unless he agrees to change the Brexit divorce deal, Tusk will be known as "Mr No Deal"....
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France's Macron says Europe looking at 'new tax cuts' to stimulate growth French President Emmanuel Macron said on Saturday Europe will "probably" decide to launch new tax cuts to kick-start a flagging economy threatened by a tit-for-tat trade war between the United States and its global partners....
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Who would be Brexit's Mr No-Deal? Johnson and Tusk trade barbs British Prime Minister Boris Johnson and European Council head Donald Tusk sparred on Saturday over who would be to blame should Britain leave the EU on Oct. 31 without a divorce deal in place....
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Turkey says Syria safe zone center with U.S. fully operational: Anadolu A joint Turkish-U.S. operation center to establish and manage a safe zone in northeast Syria is fully operational, Turkish Defense Minister Hulusi Akar was quoted as saying on Saturday by the state-owned Anadolu news agency....
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EU's Tusk sees even more reasons to keep Russia out of G7 The president of the European Council on Saturday rebuffed Donald Trump's suggestion that Russia be readmitted to the Group of Seven (G7) advanced economies, saying there were even more reasons than before for keeping Moscow out....
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Italy's 5-Star, PD talks on new government hit stumbling block over PM Conte Talks between Italy's anti-establishment 5-Star Movement and the centre-left Democratic Party (PD) to form a new government have hit a stumbling block over the PD's opposition to Giuseppe Conte being reinstated as prime minister....
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Hong Kong protests met with tear gas; China frees UK mission staffer Hong Kong police fired volleys of tear gas to break up anti-government protests in a gritty industrial suburb on Saturday after activists threw petrol bombs and bricks, as China freed a British consulate worker whose detention had fueled tensions....
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Tunisia's Karoui still presidential candidate despite arrest: electoral commission Tunisian media magnate Nabil Karoui remains in the race for next month's presidential election despite his arrest on Friday, the electoral commission said on Saturday....
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Brazil says thousands of troops available to combat forest fires Brazil has 44,000 troops stationed in its northern Amazon region that are available to combat forest fires and could send more from elsewhere in the country, the joint chief of staff for the country's military said on Saturday....
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UK PM Johnson to tell Trump to de-escalate trade tensions British Prime Minister Boris Johnson said on Saturday he would tell President Donald Trump at this weekend's G7 summit to pull back from a trade war that is already destabilizing economic growth around the world....
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As the Amazon Burns, Europe Leads the Charge on Climate With the Trump administration nearly silent, European leaders have energetically stepped in to take up the mantle of leadership. A trade deal could be at stake....
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Behind the scenes of Karl Lagerfeld’s last show for Chanel – in pictures After meeting Karl Lagerfeld several times, artist Jean-Philippe Delhomme was invited behind the scenes of the spring/summer 2019 show for Chanel: The Making of a Collection (3 September, Abrams). With illustrations that chart the process from concept to runway, Delhomme set out to ‘paint the unknow...
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Hetty McKinnon's red lentil dahl with beetroot raita and carrot salad recipe The brilliance of dahl rests in its simplicity, but it can also be a blank canvas for a gamut of intriguing flavours and texturesAt any time of the year, but especially when the skies are grey, dahl is a reliable weeknight dish that will brighten the spirits. Essentially a red lentil stew (or some w...
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Here’s the long and the short of it – mullets are back With a little help from Stranger Things, the 80s hairstyle is a hit againDavid Bowie’s Ziggy Stardust wore his cascading down his neck, Andre Agassi kept his in check with a headband. Patti Smith’s, meanwhile, was pure “business in the front, party in the back”.Mullets were everywhere in the 1970s a...
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Anna Paquin: ‘I am absolutely a control freak. It’s in my DNA’ The actor, 37, on breaking Oscar protocol, loving film-set pranks, and being a backseat producer even as a childAt the Academy Awards, when I won with The Piano, I was just confused that everyone knew who I was. I was just some kid from a small town in New Zealand. After I got the award – because my...
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My concrete jungle home in London | Eva Wiseman A rundown old school has become a grand home to plants, birds, two dogs – and one artistWhen photographer Steph Wilson first stepped into the south London school that was to become her home, it was a sometime squat, dark and rundown, the walls black with mould. She shudders at the memory. Three year...
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Clients Want to Work With Female Advisers, and Firms Are Taking Notice Financial advisory firms have seen an increase in requests from prospective clients who want to work with female financial advisers. However, women are still a minority in the wealth-management business....
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Honey Boo Boo inspired Kirsten Dunst’s new show, 'On Becoming a God in Central Florida' Kirsten Dunst said Honey Boo Boo from "Toddlers and Tiaras" and "Here Comes Honey Boo Boo" inspired her in her role in "On Becoming a God in Central Florida."...
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Former K-pop stars Kevin Woo, James Lee return to U.S. for shows James Lee and Kevin Woo, formerly of Royal Pirates and U-KISS, respectively, are returning to the United States for hometown shows in Los Angeles on Saturday and San Francisco on Sunday....
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20 years later, the Blair Witch is still scaring the **** out of me In 1999 The Blair Witch Project was released in cinemas and immediately became a cult horror classic, causing film goers to vomit and creating an urban myth that still lives on today. I vividly remember the first time I watched The Blair Witch Project, years after its original release. I must h...
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EE is giving away free Xbox, Sonos speaker or B&O headphones with Google Pixel 3a deals We all want to think we're getting value for money. And that probably explains why Google Pixel 3a deals - released earlier this year - have been so popular. A modern phone with a low price tag. And now EE has come along and made this cheap smartphone even better value by throwing in a terrific...
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Netflix is testing human-curated collections to go with its algorithms If you're finding the Netflix recommendation algorithms a little on the stale side, help is on the way: the streaming service is testing a new Collections feature, where you can browse through picks from expert editors too.As reported by TechCrunch and on Twitter, the feature is only being tria...
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Our exclusive NOW TV deal knocks up to 50% off the box sets Entertainment pass Want to save up to 50% on a brand new NOW TV deal for the excellent Sky channel and box set Entertainment Pass? Well you've come to the right place as we have an exclusive selection of NOW TV offers for you.A Now TV Sky Entertainment pass would usually set you back £7.99 a month. But we&ap...
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CD Projekt Red will stream more Cyberpunk 2077 gameplay in August If you just can’t get enough of the world of Cyberpunk 2077 then you’re in luck: CD Projekt Red has confirmed in a recent blog post that it will be streaming some more gameplay next week. On August 30 at 11 AM PT/2 PM ET/7 PM BST, the developer will host a livestream during the co...
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Rumored AMD Ryzen 5 3500 could take out Intel’s budget CPUs going by this leak The rumor mill has previously insisted that AMD has a Ryzen 5 3500 (as well as other chips) waiting in the wings, and now a prolific hardware leaker has spilled the apparent specs of the CPU – which, if correct, make the processor look like a worrying prospect for Intel.This comes from TUM_AP...
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New iPad Pro 2019: what we want to see The iPad Pro range is the pinnacle of premium tablet hardware, and each new year brings a new generation of the slates with new improvements and upgrades – it’s unlikely 2019 will be an exception, so we’re expecting to see new iPad Pros soon.Apple is going to have a hard time ke...
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La Vuelta a España 2019 live stream: how to watch cycling online from anywhere Notorious for its punishing summit finishes, La Vuelta a España sees some of the world's top riders compete over a 3,254 kilometre, 21 stage race. But watching what is the third and final Grand Tour of the summer cycling race season is really easy - our guide below will take you throu...
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Scotland vs France live stream: how to watch today's rugby international online from anywhere In this double bill of a Rugby World Cup 2019, Scotland are looking for some sweet revenge after being comprehensively beaten in France last weekend. It should be another fabulous encounter and you can live stream Scotland vs France rugby action from anywhere using this guide.  To be frank, it ...
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Call off the hunt - these are the top five Samsung Note 10 deals you can buy this weekend Ever since the big launch a couple of weeks ago, it's been stunning us with its innovative features and stylish design. And now Samsung Galaxy Note 10 deals are officially available to buy.The great news if you're looking to get your hands (and we do mean 'hands' plural') on...
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Challenge Cup Final 2019 live stream: how to watch St Helens vs Warrington Wolves rugby league from anywhere St Helens and Warrington head to Wembley today for the first ever meeting between the two sides in the 2019 Challenge Cup Final.The match marks Warrington's third appearance in four seasons in the final, and they'll be hoping for a better outcome this time out having been the losing side o...
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England vs Ireland live stream: how to watch today's rugby online from anywhere England will be looking to get back to winning ways after last week’s demoralising defeat against Wales. Ireland on the other hand, are hoping to build on their win over Italy in their first Autumn International, but go into today's game knowing a much sterner test will be in store ...
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Netflix and chill: how the streaming service could make TV social again If you’re using Netflix, Amazon Prime Video, Hulu or similar TV streaming services regularly, you’ll likely have felt the tussle between different media competing for your all-important television time. Even if you stick largely to one TV platform, there’s then a whole news cycl...
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At $899, the new MacBook Air isn't just a good deal, it solidifies the laptop's legacy When Apple first debuted the newly redesigned MacBook Air in 2018, I quickly reacted rather strongly to the laptop’s price and specifications. The original MacBook Air, after all, had been the most affordable laptop for years, only to be revived at an inaccessible price.However, Apple has gro...
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Disney Plus will serve up 4K and four streams for each account As that November 12 launch date gets closer, we're hearing more details about exactly how Disney Plus is going to work. Today's tidbit: sign up and you'll get access to four simultaneous streams, as well as 4K content.That's for the base $7 subscription fee, according to CNET, wh...
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How relevant is the Canon EOS 90D when mirrorless cameras are better than ever? Whether it was down to a simple slip of the finger or tactical leaking, Canon Australia was kind enough to furnish the internet with details of its upcoming Canon EOS 90D ahead of the official announcement.The leak put an end to the idea that Canon would abandon its established EOS DSLR line and swi...
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5 reasons why this bank holiday is the perfect time to sort your broadband deal Swimming costume on, barbecue at the ready, sat-nav set for your nearest park or beach - it's looking like a bank holiday weekend to savour. But before you grab those sunglasses and head into the warm glare, we heartily recommend spending a few minutes grabbing one of these cool broadband barga...
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Liverpool vs Arsenal live stream: how to watch today's Premier League football online from anywhere Arguably the weekend's stand out Premier League fixture pits the two teams with a 100% record intact against each other at Anfield on Saturday evening. It's looking like an unmissable clash, and you don't have to if you follow our Liverpool vs Arsenal live stream guide.Jurgen Klopp&#x...
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Kovalev vs Yarde live stream: how to watch today's boxing online from anywhere Undefeated British fighter Anthony Yarde gets his first chance to land a world title tonight with a showdown tonight against Sergey Kovalev in the WBO light-heavyweight champ's hometown of Chelyabinsk, Russia. You can live stream Yarde vs Kovalev as it happens - it's even FREE to do s...
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Does Amazon have answers for the future of the NHS? The technology behemoth is preparing a move into the healthcare market, but critics fear profit will come before patients and privacyEnthusiasts predicted the plan would relieve the pressure on hard-pressed GPs. Critics saw it as a sign of creeping privatisation and a data-protection disaster in wai...
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Opera legend Placido Domingo to return to the stage amid sexual harassment allegations Placido Domingo will return to the stage in Europe this weekend to perform for the first time since multiple women accused him of sexual harassment.        ...
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Hackers are actively trying to steal passwords from two widely used VPNs (credit: xxdigipxx) Hackers are actively unleashing attacks that attempt to steal encryption keys, passwords, and other sensitive data from servers that have failed to apply critical fixes for two widely used virtual private network (VPN) products, researchers said. The vulnerabilities can be expl...
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Trump administration seeks court rehearing on Twitter block ruling The Trump administration on Friday asked a federal appeals court for a rehearing on its ruling last month that President Trump engaged in "viewpoint discriminating" by blocking certain Twitter followers from his account....
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Trump talks up ‘special relationship’ with Macron, hours after threat to slap tariffs on French wine President Trump on Saturday sought to smooth over his prickly relationship with French President Emmanuel Macron as he arrived in France for the G7 summit – telling reporters he loves French wine, hours after threatening to slap tariffs on the export....
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Maddox Louque's brave cancer fight has inspired Louisiana team at LLWS His little brother's battle has helped give Marshall Louque and his team perspective. "Striking out isn't such a big deal to our guys when they look over at Maddox and see what he is fighting," said Louisiana manager Scott Frazier....
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From watches to pressure to texts from mom, golfers' tales about money Most of the field at the FedEx Cup finale is pretty well off. But that wasn't always the case. And the days before they were rich aren't ones they've forgotten....
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Team USA loses Kuzma (ankle), finalizes roster Lakers star Kyle Kuzma will not play for Team USA because of a sore left ankle, which now solidifies the roster at 12 players heading into the FIBA World Cup....
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Johnson hits back at Tusk over 'Mr No Deal' claim Boris Johnson has hit back at Donald Tusk after the European Council president said he hoped the prime minister would not go down in history as "Mr No Deal"....
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As the Amazon Burned, Europe Leads the Charge on Climate With the Trump administration nearly silent, European leaders have energetically stepped in to take up the mantle of leadership. A trade deal could be at stake....
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Government Blinks, Announces Measures To Help Auto Sector Relenting to some of the automobile industry's demands, the Finance Minister has announced some sops to revive the automobile industry that has been caught in an unprecedented slowdown. The key demand......
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Cyan Racing Breaks Two Nurburgring Records With Lynk & Co The 528 horse power churning Lynk & Co 03 Cyan Concept lapped the Nurburgring Nordschleife in 7 minutes and 20,143 seconds, averaging 170.4 kmph, with Thed Bjork, behind the wheel....
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Porsche Cayenne Turbo SE Hybrid Sets New Lap Record At The Upcoming Swedish Gotland Ring The Porsche Cayenne Turbo SE Hybrid which set the record is the most powerful Cayenne in production. It is powered by a 4.0-litre, V8 engine coupled with an electric motor....
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Auto Industry Welcomes FMs Support To Revive Auto Sales While the auto industry is happy with the announcements made by the Finance Minister today, there's still a lot more that the industry expects from the government and dialogues to bring down the GST......
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Government Departments To Start Buying New Cars Again To Support The Auto Sector Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman has announced lifting the ban on government departments buying new cars for all officials. This comes as a major relief for the Indian auto sector, which is......
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Harley-Davidson Streetfighter Spotted In Flesh For The First Time The Harley-Davidson Streetfighter marks a new chapter for the brand and made its public appearance at a trade show recently, and could also be showcased in India later this month alongside the......
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Renewed Chinese Auto Tariffs Would Cost U.S. Jobs, Industry Coalition Warns China imported 190,118 U.S.-made vehicles in 2018, down by 35% from a year earlier, according to data from country's top auto importer Sinomach Auto, citing trade tension and tariff adjustment....
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Renault Triber: What We Know So Far The Renault Triber is a premium offering in the subcompact MPV segment but has a lot to share with the Kwid. Here's is what all we know so far about the upcoming model....
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Goodyear Unveils New Tyre Range For Cars And SUVs The Goodyear Assurance Duraplus 2 is available in 13-inch to 15-inch rim size makinf it ideal for hatchbacks and compact sedan while the Wrangler AT SilentTrac is offered in 15-inch to 17-inch rim......
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Triumph Daytona 765 Breaks Cover At The British GP The new Triumph Daytona 765 is finally here based on the company's new Moto2 machine, and will be limited to just 1530 units globally when it goes on sale next year....
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Pawan Munjal Planning To Invest In Ola Electric According to a news report published by Mint, Pawan Munjal- Chairman of Hero MotoCorp is in talks with the taxi aggregator- Ola and is willing to invest in its electric mobility venture....
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|Scamalert:DeputyfinanceministerDavidMasondoisnotofferingtofundyourbusiness The Ministry of Finance has issued a warning against a new scam where con artists purporting to be deputy minister David Masondo falsely promise people funding for their businesses....
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|Nesteggraidortoolfordevelopment?Yourguidetoprescribedassets President Cyril Ramaphosa has called for a "broad and wholesome" discussion around prescribed assets, which could oblige retirement funds to invest in state-owned enterprises. Here's what you need to know....
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|Eskomunbundlingwillbe'just','sustainable':PublicEnterprisesgivesupdate Eskom's Chief Restructuring Office has begun its work, and the power utility has started implementing key recommendations of the technical review team to ensure power stations remain operational....
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|Zimgovernmentoffersworkersa76%salaryhike The Zimbabwean government has offered its employees a 76% pay increase – which is, nonetheless, short of what they are demanding, according to a statement issued by the state workers' representative body on Friday....
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|LyingonyourCV–7thingstoknowaboutthenewlawthatcouldlandyouinjail What exactly does the new law entail? What are the implications for employers? Can you be held accountable if you know someone who has lied about their credentials and you don't report them? And what constitutes lying, anyway? Fin24 has you covered....
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There's a game-changing way for people with disabilities to save. Few are using it ABLE accounts offer those with disabilities and their families a way to save without jeopardizing critical government benefits. Yet, only a fraction of those eligible have one....
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Here are three estate planning lessons from Jeffrey Epstein's will The wealthy financier's last will and testament, dated Aug. 8, indicates he held more than $577 million in assets. Attorneys predict a lengthy legal battle will follow....
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Energy drinks and gels damaging athletes' teeth, study finds Many sportspeople have good oral health but are at greater risk of decay and acid erosionBritish Olympic and professional athletes could be damaging their teeth by regular using sports drinks, energy bars and gels, according to a study.Researchers from University College London surveyed 352 female a...
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The science of addiction: a personal struggle to kick cocaine gives a neuroscientist unique insights Having survived a decade of drink and drugs as a young woman, Professor Judith Grisel focused all her determination on writing a book about addictionWhen Professor Judith Grisel sat down to write her book Never Enough (a guide to the neuroscience of addiction that has been her life’s work), she didn...
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A Memorable Vacation With Really High Highlights The couple met in New York. Two years later, they were engaged during a holiday trip to Germany. They celebrated in the Swiss Alps, where they met a helpful friend....
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Ancient Greek Physician Hippocrates and the Medical Revolution Classical Greece is considered by many to be the birthplace of modern Western civilization.  ...
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Summit in France to test unity among G7 leaders Efforts to salvage consensus among the Group of Seven rich democracies on the economy, trade and environment were fraying around the edges even as leaders were arriving before their three-day summit in southern France....
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Groups launch media literacy campaign to help young voters identify ‘fake news’ In the coming weeks, the group -- along with some 400 other organizations and individuals -- will launch a media literacy campaign of sorts, focusing on helping young voters identify misinformation and suspicious sources online....
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Britain’s Prince Andrew denies any knowledge of Jeffrey Epstein’s alleged crimes Britain’s Prince Andrew has denied any knowledge of criminal behavior by one-time friend Jeffrey Epstein who killed himself in a New York jail while awaiting trial on sex trafficking charges....
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Anna Torv of ‘Mindhunter’ on Playing It Cool, if Not Straight The Australian actress talked about the protective stoicism of her closeted character and why even serial-killer shows shouldn’t hit you over the head....
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| Boycott slams England for 'batting without brains' Geoffrey Boycott has torn into England after they collapsed to 67 all out in the third Test against Australia, saying they "batted without brains" and "threw away the Ashes"....
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| Quartararo outshines Rossi with another Silverstone record Fabio Quartararo and Italian veteran Valentino Rossi shone in third free practice for the British MotoGP on Saturday with another Silverstone track record....
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| Former England captains weigh in on Headingley debacle England's hopes of regaining the Ashes were dealt a huge blow in the Third Ashes Test at Headingley on Friday, and it didn't take long for the knives to come out....
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| Retired sprint great Petacchi banned from cycling for 2 years Retired Italian cyclist Alessandro Petacchi, winner of six Tour de France and 22 Giro d'Italia stages, has been suspended for two years for blood doping....
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| Labuschagne strengthens Australia's grip on third Test England were set a target of 359 to win the third Ashes Test after they bowled Australia out for 246 in their second innings on Saturday's third day at Headingley....
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| Bridesmaid no more! Strydom wins at Sishen Ockie Strydom had to keep his wits about him as he marched to a commanding six-stroke win in the R1 million Vodacom Origins of Golf tournament at Sishen Golf Club....
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| Nadal, Federer, Djokovic remain ones to beat at US Open While a host of young rivals hope to disrupt the dominance of the "Big Three" in men's tennis, Novak Djokovic, Rafael Nadal and Roger Federer remain the US Open favorites....
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| Golden Lions to host Currie Cup semi after Griquas thriller The Golden Lions will host a home Currie Cup semi-final at Ellis Park next weekend after a pulsating final group stage clash against Griquas in Kimberley....
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Trump report card: Trade war dominates Wall Street, G-7 in France This week’s White House Report Card finds President Trump culminating another extraordinary week in France at the G-7 economic summit where his latest tirade against China will dominate the talks....
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Russian officials blame cesium exposure on 'Fukushima crabs' Officials in Russia's northern city of Arkhangelsk have acknowledged that one of the doctors who helped treat victims of a recent mysterious explosion at a military test site was found to have a radioactive isotope in his body....
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Great Australian cafe war ends with 'insanely painful' coffee cup tattoo When Fraser Harvey crowned himself his local coffee shop’s No 1 customer he thought he had no competition. He was wrongIt all started on Monday when Fraser Harvey walked into his local cafe in Melbourne’s city centre. To mark his constant visits to the Sensory Lab outlet on Collins Street, he put up...
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Nigeria misses chance to transform lives – and must pay $9bn damages UK court ruling over aborted project means country will have to pay one-fifth of its foreign reserves to gas supply companyNigeria’s government stands accused of letting down its 201 million residents by failing to complete a gas supply and production agreement that would have transformed their live...
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UK consulate worker detained in China is freed in Hong Kong, says family Simon Cheng is back in Hong Kong, say relatives and friends, after weeks of detention in mainland ChinaA staff member at the British consulate in Hong Kong who was detained in mainland China has been released, his family said on Saturday, ending an ordeal that lasted more than two weeks.“Simon [Chen...
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No-deal Brexit would shrink UK's global influence, say ex-ambassadors Former senior diplomats write to PM urging him to ‘signal a different approach’ at G7 summitLeaving the European Union without a deal would vastly shrink the UK’s international influence and would represent “the biggest unilateral abandonment” of long-term British interests in modern history, a grou...
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North Korea fires two suspected missiles after branding Pompeo a 'toxin' Launch comes day after regime called US secretary of state ‘impudent’ and questioned his ability in nuclear talksNorth Korea fired two suspected short-range ballistic missiles off its east coast on Saturday in the seventh weapons launch in a month, South Korea’s military said, a day after it threate...
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Hotline for detained migrants featured on Orange is the New Black shut down Hotline shut down by US Immigration and Customs Enforcement connected detained migrants to an advocacy groupUS Immigration and Customs Enforcement (Ice) has shut down a national hotline that connected detained migrants to an advocacy group, a month after the hotline was featured in a storyline in th...
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Streaming: is the Brazilian film Araby the movie of the decade? A low-budget road movie that’s been wowing critics for two years finally makes its UK debut, thanks to MubiI was late getting to this week’s selected film – though not as late as film distributors in the UK: it has never been picked up for a cinema or even a DVD release. For more than two years, res...
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Sam Taylor-Johnson: ‘I’ve lost people very dear to me through addiction’ The film-maker on adapting James Frey’s controversial rehab memoir A Million Little Pieces, whether she’s still making art and the joy of chickensSince leaving the art world to become a film-maker, Sam Taylor-Johnson has shown impressive range. Her debut feature film, Nowhere Boy (2009), was a tende...
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Martin Amis novels – ranked! As literature’s oldest enfant terrible turns 70, John Self, who took his pen name from an Amis character, revisits the collected worksFrom the portentous title (via Russian thinker Alexander Herzen) on, this is a project that should have been strangled at birth. It betrays its troubled origins – the...
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Taylor Swift: Lover review – a return to past glories (Republic)After the hard edges of 2017’s Reputation, Swift’s latest album revisits the catchy pop and romantic concerns that made her nameTaylor Swift is more of a lover than a fighter. The singer-songwriter doesn’t say it out loud on her seventh album – the successor to 2017’s Reputation, an aggres...
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England v Ireland: Rugby World Cup warm-up – live! Updates from the 3pm BST kick-off at TwickenhamDave Alred: ‘We’re breeding robots who want to smash walls down’And you can email Lee here or tweet at @bloodandmud 3.09pm BST Owen Farrell sets up to kick but the ball falls off the tee as he starts his run-up. He resets it and strokes it over before t...
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Ashes 2019: England chasing 359 v Australia, third Test day three – live! Updates from the third day of play at HeadingleyEngland capitulate with an exhausted shrugAny thoughts? Email them to Rob 3.11pm BST 22nd over: England 53-2 (Root 18, Denly 19) Root again sweeps a single round the corner off Lyon, who generously gives Root a comprehensive analysis of the risks of su...
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Eni Aluko: ‘We all have moments in life when our morals are called into question’ When the striker called out racism in football, it ended her international career. She explains why the fight was worth itEniola Aluko is one of only 11 female footballers to have played more than 100 times for England. She has scored some of the Lionesses’ most memorable goals, was the first female...
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Tammy Abraham doubles up as Chelsea edge Norwich in five-goal thriller Frank Lampard stood in his technical area until the bitter end, a picture of tension as he urged his players on and applauded every tackle. This is what the job has done to Chelsea’s new manager. He was a bag of nerves until the sweet sound of Martin Atkinson’s final whistle allowed him to march acr...
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Manchester United v Crystal Palace, Watford v West Ham and more – live! Updates from the 3pm Premier League kick-offs and beyondLive scores: all the goals from around the UK and EuropeAnd you can email Dave here and tweet @DaveTindallgolf 3.11pm BST In League One. Chris Maguire gives hosts Sunderland a 1-0 lead over AFC Wimbledon after poor defending. 3.09pm BST Manche...
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How luxury hotels such as Biarritz’s Hôtel du Palais have helped shape history | Martin Kettle The venue for this weekend’s G7 summit played a pivotal role in Edwardian politicsFew hotels in the world can claim a more storied past than the Hôtel du Palais in Biarritz, where the G7 rich nation summiteers will sit in splendour to discuss world poverty this weekend. Guarded by hundreds of riot p...
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It’s 2019 – we need to talk about why most bras are still so terrible Women are walking around in bad bras because the focus is on sexiness not function – who cares if women are uncomfortable? Sign up for the Week in Patriarchy, a newsletter​ on feminism and sexism sent every Saturday. Continue reading......
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Fox News is a dangerous state propaganda outlet. Sarah Sanders' job confirms that | Nathan Robinson What hope is there for the truth when the press and the state are one and the same?The only surprising thing about Sarah Sanders joining Fox News was that it took this long. The former Trump press secretary is a perfect fit for the network, a faithful and shameless propagandist for the right. It wou...
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Russia Today puts Japan on the map, where New Zealand should be New channel apologises to New Zealanders for map mix-up that also labelled Papua New Guinea as South KoreaRussian news channel RT has apologised for apparently accidentally labelling New Zealand as “Japan”, and Papua New Guinea as “South Korea” in an embarrassing southern hemisphere mix-up.The mista...
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Téa Obreht: ‘In America, we make progress, then revert in horrific ways' At 25, she won the Orange prize with her first novel, The Tiger’s Wife. In her long awaited follow-up, she tackles the history of the American westHow do you disrupt the mythology of the American west, with its campfires and cowboys, and its spirit of masculine self-reliance? If you’re Téa Obreht, y...
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Silver, Sword and Stone review: much blood shed, little improvement Jefferson saw Latin America dominated by ‘priests and kings’. Marie Arana’s history is similarly dark – and that’s problematicWriting in 1811, during the early rumblings of the Spanish American independence movements, Thomas Jefferson harboured little optimism about the “great field of political exp...
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'Our dad is dead': the families left behind after police shootings This week, a police officer involved in the death of Eric Garner was fired. For most families of African American men killed by police, even partial closure proves terribly elusiveIn America, there is a common conversation between black parents and their children, long known as “the talk”. It is abo...
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On the Irish border lanes of Fermanagh, the bad old days are returning A bomb, road blocks, forensic teams … in the village of Newtownbutler, people fear an escalation of violence as a no-deal Brexit loomsBoris Johnson vowed to preserve peace in Northern Ireland during diplomatic forays to Germany and France last week, saying “under no circumstances” would the UK put c...
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Patient's death could be first in US linked to vaping, officials say Illinois case forms part of investigation into illnesses in teens or adults who had used e-cigarettesUS health officials are reporting what could be the country’s first death linked to vaping.The officials said on Friday that an adult patient in Illinois, who contracted a serious lung disease after ...
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Tusk: Boris Johnson must not become known as 'Mr No Deal' European council president says he is willing to listen to realistic ideas on BrexitDonald Tusk has told Boris Johnson not to “go down in history as ‘Mr No Deal’”.Speaking at the G7 summit in Biarritz, where the pair will meet on Sunday, the European council president noted that Johnson would be the...
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Hong Kong riot police beat protesters at anti-surveillance rally Teargas thrown at masked protesters angry over lamp posts equipped with sensorsRiot police have thrown teargas at thousands of protesters and beat many of them after a tense stand-off in Hong Kong.Tens of thousands of demonstrators were holding an anti-government rally on Saturday, marking the city’...
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Trump plans to open US consulate in Greenland after row over offer to buy State details plan to Senate foreign relations committee President cancelled Denmark visit over notion of purchaseThe Trump administration is planning to open a US consulate in Greenland for the first time in decades, amid increased strategic and economic interest in the Danish territory. Related: ...
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Rashida Tlaib on Trump v the Squad: 'He's scared of us' In her first in-depth interview since her Israel visit was cancelled, the congresswoman says Trump was attacking women of color for a reasonIn the days after Donald Trump derailed Rashida Tlaib’s plans to visit Israel and the Palestinian territories, the president taunted and repeatedly attacked the...
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'Tip of the iceberg': what a Nazi salute video says about Orange county In the past year, several high schools in the California county have been engulfed in scandal over racist behavior by some of their white studentsStudents have arranged red plastic cups in the shape of a swastika. They’ve held up “We love White” signs. They’ve chanted a Nazi marching song.Several hi...
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Prince Andrew denies seeing any suspicious Epstein behaviour Duke of York issues statement distancing himself from late convicted sex offenderPrince Andrew has commented on the Jeffrey Epstein scandal, sayinghe did not “see, witness or suspect any behaviour of the sort that subsequently led to his arrest and conviction”.In a statement issued on Saturday, the ...
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Biarritz in lockdown as G7 summit descends on French resort More than 13,000 police arrive in town with authorities saying any unrest will not be toleratedThe French seaside resort of Biarritz is under lockdown by security forces ahead of the G7 summit, with more than 13,000 police as well as a special magistrates court set up to try anyone committing offenc...
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IIHF Bans Evgeny Kuznetsov For Four Years After Positive Cocaine Test The International Ice Hockey Federation announced today that Washington Capitals center Evgeny Kuznetsov will be suspended from international hockey for four years after testing positive for cocaine in late May. The statement says:...
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Brian Flores Says He Played Jay-Z Songs To "Challenge" Kenny Stills, Supports His Protest One day after Dolphins receiver Kenny Stills called out the NFL’s superficial-seeming social-justice partnership with Jay-Z and Roc Nation, head coach Brian Flores loaded up the practice playlist with a bunch of Shawn Carter’s songs. This appeared to be a strangely antagonistic move from Flores, but...
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Check Out Tom Brady And His Stupid Hat Check out Tom Brady’s stupid hat! He wore it last night after the Patriots’ 10-3 preseason win over the Panthers. It’s a nice big hat, one that might protect you from the sun’s harmful rays. Unfortunately for Tom, he wore the hat indoors at 10:30 at night. Tom Brady’s sold monorails to Brockway, Ogd...
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The NFL Has Accepted The 80-Yard Field So Now Chaos Can Reign So it turns out that professional football teams can do all the things they need to do on any given day with 20 percent less field. All they have to do is not give much of a damn about it....
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Never Forget That Fernando Torres Was A Force Of Nature Before He Was A Meme It has been a while since Fernando Torres was something other than a melancholic presence on the soccer field. The man nicknamed El Niño—who played for Atlético Madrid, Liverpool, Chelsea, AC Milan, and Atlético again before retiring on Thursday at Japanese club Sagan Tosu—saw the arc of his career ...
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Why Your Team Sucks 2019: Philadelphia Eagles Some people are fans of the Philadelphia Eagles. But many, many more people are NOT fans of the Philadelphia Eagles. This 2019 Deadspin NFL team preview is for those in the latter group. Read all the previews so far here....
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Man Who Was Not Good At What He Did: "You Can't Be Good At What You Do If You Don't Pour All Of Yourself Into It" Abject failure of an NFL head coach Hue Jackson got the Greg Bishop treatment over at Sports Illustrated this week. Bishop has made a lane for himself working up sappy redemption narratives for sad-sacks who don’t really deserve it. Jackson, a grating figure who got shit-canned by the Browns after g...
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Let's Remember Some Guys: Behind The Remembering If I had the choice, which in fact at some time in the past I might have, I don’t know that I would choose to remember the things that I remember. There are moments from my life, real nights and days I lived in a younger version of my body, that I can feel fading into something more indistinct. Grea...
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The NBA Tries To Make Its Luke Walton Problem Go Away It’s Friday afternoon, that time when every American sports league dumps the news it would rather you not see. Today, that meant the NBA announced the results of the league’s investigation into sexual assault allegations against Sacramento Kings coach Luke Walton....
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Yessssssssssssssssss, Dwight Howard Is Joining The Lakers Because it has been true for longer than I have been alive that the NBA is more fun when the Lakers are interesting, the news that Dwight Howard will be joining LeBron James and Anthony Davis on a Lakers team that is very serious about contending for championships is extremely welcome. This is not l...
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FAA warning to idiots who add weapons to their drones: Expect a $25,000 fine There is a rite of passage, it seems, for a certain kind of person who acquires a drone. First, buy said drone. Have fun experiencing the novelty of playing with it. After that, see what you can get away with adding to it — which, for some people, unfortunately, means adding everything from we...
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Australia set England daunting 359 runs to win and save Ashes series "Australia were all out for 246 in their second innings on day three of the third Ashes test on Saturday, setting England 359 runs to win - a total that would be the second-highest ever run chase at Headingley - and keep alive the series."...
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Hamstring injury sidelines Kompany as Anderlecht lose again "Vincent Kompany faces weeks on the sidelines after suffering another hamstring injury as his Anderlecht team lost again to continue their winless start to his managerial debut."...
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Under-threat Bury given deadline extension after bid "English League One side Bury have been given extra time by the Football League to see if they can complete the sale of the club and secure the finances to complete the season."...
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Pochettino concerned over Eriksen's unresolved future "Tottenham Hotspur manager Mauricio Pochettino has said he is concerned that the transfer market uncertainty over midfielder Christian Eriksen is hurting the player and the club."...
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Euro Papers: Alexis Sanchez will leave United 'on Monday' "Alexis Sanchez\u0027s Manchester United hell is set to come to an end with reports in Italy that a deal could be agreed with Inter as early as Monday."...
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Coros Vertix GPS adventure watch review: Long battery life, high end specs, and spinning digital knob Coros recently released its third wearable product with a focus on the adventurer who explores above 8,000 feet. However, runners and cyclists exploring the lower altitudes will still appreciate other features in this Garmin, Polar, and Suunto competitor that focuses on the essentials....
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Youth charity partners with Sony Music to help vulnerable teens ahead of Notting Hill Carnival A charity which helps steer vulnerable young people away from a life of crime is working with Sony Music UK to keep teenagers off the streets during the summer holidays....
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Tributes to 'hero' London father killed 'protecting his family' during holiday at luxury Thai hotel A British father has been hailed a "hero" after he is said to have died protecting his family when a hotel guest barged into their room and attacked him....
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Donald Tusk taunts 'Mr no-deal' Boris Johnson in latest Brexit warning European Council president Donald Tusk has taunted Boris Johnson by reaffirming he will not co-operate on a no-deal Brexit and saying he hopes the Prime Minister doesn't go down in history as "Mr no-deal."...
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Unmanned Soyuz docking at International Space Station aborted; another try planned An unmanned Russian Soyuz MS-14 spacecraft aborted a docking with the International Space Station and another attempted is planned no earlier than Monday, space officials said....
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We love you, Toto! The 10 best movie dogs of all time In honor of the 80th anniversary of 'The Wizard of Oz' (and National Dog Day), we rank our favorite movie canines, from Toto to Lassie.        ...
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Meadows slam, Richards' gem carry Rays past Orioles 7-1 Austin Meadows hit his first career grand slam to cap a seven-run second inning, Trevor Richards shined in his second start with Tampa Bay and the Rays beat the Baltimore Orioles 7-1       ...
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Gregorius slam off Ryu, Yankees hit 5 HRs, rout Dodgers 10-2 Didi Gregorius hit a grand slam off All-Star Hyun-Jin Ryu and added a solo shot to help the Yankees set a club record for homers in a month, and New York beat the Los Angeles Dodgers 10-2 in a match-up of the two teams with the best records in...       ...
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Streak ends: US men's basketball falls to Australia, 98-94 Upset down under: USA Basketball's 78-game winning streak ends in 98-94 defeat to Australia in World Cup tune-up       ...
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11 pro athletes who played in a Little League World Series Championship Game Nearly as many athletes who played in the Little League World Series championship went pro in something outside baseball as in MLB itself.       ...
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Australia hands U.S. men's basketball team first loss in nearly 13 years Australia rallied for a 98-94 win and handed the U.S. its first loss in a major international game since the 2006 world championship semifinals.       ...
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Explosion in Iraq near Shiite mosque kills 3, wounds dozens Iraqi security officials say a motorcycle rigged with explosives went off near a Shiite mosque south of the capital Baghdad, killing three people and wounding 34...
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Yemen officials: Government forces take separatist army camp Yemeni military officials say forces loyal to the country’s internationally recognized government have wrested control of a military camp from a separatist militia backed by the United Arab Emirates just outside a key southern city...
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Fred Funk shoots 64, leads Couples by 1 at Boeing Classic Fred Funk shot an 8-under 64 and held a one-shot lead over hometown favorite Fred Couples after the first round of the Boeing Classic        ...
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Hilary Duff, Kristen Bell sprinkle joy at Disney's D23 Expo It's time for a weekend of all things Disney! The annual convention kicked off Friday in Anaheim, Calif., with a ton of stars present.        ...
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Illinois State Police trooper killed during shootout An Illinois State Police Trooper died from a shootout while executing a search warrant with other SWAT team members in a dangerous residential neighborhood in East St. Louis....
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GMA's Lara Spencer Apologizes for "Insensitive Comment" About Prince George Taking Ballet Lara Spencer took to Instagram on Friday to apologize for an "insensitive comment" she made about Prince George taking ballet classes on Good Morning America. "My sincere......
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Taylor Swift Explains How Netflix's Someone Great Inspired "Death By a Thousand Cuts" Inspiration is all around us! When Taylor Swift creates new music, life has a habit of influencing the sounds and lyrics you'll hear on her album. It's certainly the case......
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Peter ''Pilot Pete'' Weber Emerges as The Bachelor's Most Likely Next Lead It looks like Bachelor Nation is about to fly the friendly skies with Peter Weber. As the powers that be on set of The Bachelor continue narrowing their search for Season 24's lead,......
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Camila Mendes' One-Year Anniversary Post With Charles Melton Is Picture Perfect One year later and these two are still couple goals! On Friday afternoon, Camila Mendes took to Instagram to mark a very special anniversary with a very special man. Oh yes, the Riverdale......
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The MixtapE! Presents Missy Elliott, Charlie Puth and More New Music Musts Another week, another massive new music dump. By now, you've probably given Taylor Swift's gorgeous new album Lover all the obsessive repeat listens that 18-track magnum opus......
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Taylor Swift Says She May Never Perform This Lover Song Live Taylor Swift's most personal song yet is not one she's prepared to perform in front of thousands of screaming fans. Following the release of her seventh studio album, Lover, the......
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Hilary Duff Is Returning As Lizzie McGuire In Sequel Series on Disney+ This is truly what dreams are made of! Hilary Duff is returning as Lizzie McGuire in a sequel of the popular Disney Channel series, set to stream on Disney+. This time, Lizzie is a 30......
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Game of Thrones' Kit Harington Is One Step Closer to Joining the Marvel Universe Prepare to see Jon Snow in a whole new way! More than three months after pop culture fans said goodbye to Game of Thrones, one cast member may be this close to securing a brand-new......
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TV's Top Leading Man 2019: Vote in the Final Round Are you ready? The final round of TV's Top Leading Man is here, and it's come down to a tournament veteran and a newcomer. Jensen Ackles of Supernatural won Alpha Male Madness......
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The Trailer For High School Musical: The Musical: The Series Is Here and Yes You Read That Title Correctly Disney+ is going truly meta with its first series. High School Musical: The Musical: The Series will make its debut along with the streaming site, which launches on November 12, and......
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The Mandalorian Trailer, Obi Wan Kenobi, and Everything We Now Know About Disney+ You may want to sit down, fans of Disney, or Marvel, or Star Wars, or anything really. Disney's D23 Expo just gave us a whole bunch of new info about the streaming service that will......
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Cameron Dallas Reveals He's 105 Days Sober After Years-Long Addiction Struggle Cameron Dallas is ready to talk about his private struggle with addiction and depression. The 24-year-old internet star, who boasts more than 21 million Instagram followers, revealed......
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Lizzie McGuire Is Getting a Reboot: See the Original Cast Then and Now Kate Sanders is so yesterday. 15 years after an entire generation of millennials bid a tearful farewell to Lizzie McGuire, Disney revealed the cherished teen sitcom is officially getting......
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This Weekend's Best Sales: Shopbop, Wayfair & More We love these products, and we hope you do too. E! has affiliate relationships, so we may get a small share of the revenue from your purchases. Items are sold by the retailer, not E!. Who......
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Taylor Swift's Most Important Life Lessons: A Guide to Her Most Valuable Advice Taylor Swift has done it again! On Friday, the superstar singer released her seventh hit studio album, Lover, and fans are going wild over the new songs. Most importantly, Swifties are......
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Relive the Riskiest MTV VMA Looks of All-Time Year after year, the MTV VMAs always find a way to up the shock factor. This is, after all, the annual show that has gifted us with moments such as Miley Cyrus twerking on Robin Thicke,......
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Dancing With the Stars Season 28 Cast Revealed: Did 5 Random People Even Know Who The Celebs Were? Ladies and gentlemen, please welcome to the ballroom...who? Dancing With the Stars revealed its line-up of celebrity competitors for its upcoming 28th season this week, and per usual,......
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A History of Every Unforgettable Moment From the MTV Video Music Awards For as much as things change, they also stay the same. Exhibit A: the MTV Video Music Awards. Since the inaugural ceremony in 1984, the event has garnered a reputation as Hollywood's......
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Marc Jacobs' Devoted Followers Include These 17 Celebs Very few designers are as loved and admired as Marc Jacobs is. Since the start of his career in the early '90s, he has built quite a large clientele that consists of world famous......
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Happy Birthday, Sofia Richie! Celebrate With a Look Back at Her & Scott Disick's Cutest Pictures Sofia Richie and Scott Disick are one photogenic pair. From stunning vacation shots to sweet date-night snaps to stylish red carpet photos, these two have shared quite the array of......
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Is the political novel dead? Where is the Nineteen Eighty-Four of our times? As film and TV writers engage with our divided political moment, where is the campaigning literary novel?Jonathan Freedland on the great, forgotten political novel you need to readWhen Anna Burns, author of last year’s Booker prize-winning account of t...
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Taylor Swift: ‘I was literally about to break’ The singer spills on feuds, fame, failure – and why she’s taking on TrumpTaylor Swift’s Nashville apartment is an Etsy fever dream, a 365-days-a-year Christmas shop, pure teenage girl id. You enter through a vestibule clad in blue velvet and covered in gilt frames bursting with fake flowers. The cei...
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Armistead Maupin: ‘How do I relax? Grass’ The author on being in drag, coming out and Donald TrumpBorn in Washington, Armistead Maupin, 75, began a column called Tales Of The City in the San Francisco Chronicle in the 1970s; it went on to become a series of nine books that are currently being adapted by Netflix. His 2000 novel The Night Lis...
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‘A steampunk fever dream’: why Carnival Row is not the new Game of Thrones This new fantasy features Cara Delevingne, Orlando Bloom, penny farthings and lines like ‘Critch magic is a sin against the Martyr!’What I think we can all agree we’re wanting in these barren post-Game of Thrones times is a shonky fantasy epic set in half-fantasy Victorian London with Cara Delevingn...
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This shop in Seattle can fix the original Tesla Roadsters that Elon Musk left behind Carl Medlock used to work at Tesla. Now he's one of the few people in the U.S. that can fix the company's original Roadster electric vehicles....
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Sumit Nagal Qualifies For US Open Main Draw, Faces Federer In 1st Round Sumit Nagal, ranked 190 in the world, will face 20-time Grand Slam champion Roger Federer at US Open's showpiece court, the Arthur Ashe Stadium, in the first round....
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"Krishnappa Premier League": 134 Not Out And 8 Wickets In One T20 Match Krishnappa Gowtham took the Karnataka Premier League (KPL) by storm, smashing the highest individual score in the tournament, followed by an incredible bowling performance....
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World Championships: Praneeth Takes Home Bronze After Sindhu Enters Final BWF Badminton World Championships 2019 Sai Praneeth vs Kento Momota Semi-Final: Sai Praneeth is only the second Indian male shuttler to win a World Championships medal....
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Jadeja Unconcerned By "What Others Think", Happy To Repay Captain's Faith Ravindra Jadeja struck 58 off 112 deliveries and shared a crucial 60-run partnership with Ishant Sharma for the eighth wicket, helping India reach 297 in the 1st innings....
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3rd Test Live: England Lose Openers, Australia Tighten Grip On Match England vs Australia 3rd Test Day 3 LIVE Score, Ashes 2019: Australia lead the five-Test series 1-0 and victory at Headingley would see them retain the Ashes at 2-0 up with two to play....
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India To Wear Black Armbands vs Windies To Condole Arun Jaitley's Death India will condole the demise of former BCCI vice-president and ex-DDCA chief Arun Jaitley with black armbands on the third day of the 1st Test against the West Indies....
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For Indonesia’s Child Jockeys, Time to Retire at 10, After 5 Years of Racing On an Indonesian island, jockeys as young as 5 compete in high-stakes horse races, a risky practice decried by critics but an important source of income for many poor families....
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Mutant sheep are being bred in lab to fight lethal child brain disease Roslin Institute scientists create a flock to mimic human gene that causes Batten disorderScientists have created a flock of sheep that carry the gene for a lethal inherited brain disorder in humans. The condition, Batten disease, usually starts in childhood and is invariably fatal, often within a ...
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