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After Caroline Calloway: should ghostwriters speak out against their subjects?

Natalie Beach’s tell-all about the controversial influencer wasn’t the first case of a ghost exposing their subject, following Julian Assange and Donald TrumpThirty years after ghostwriting Donald Trump’s The Art of the ...

After Caroline Calloway: should ghostwriters speak out against their subjects?

Source: theguardian.com

Who is Caroline Calloway, and why can't the internet stop talking about her? An essay about an Instagram influencer and an intense female friendship that turned toxic is blowing up online. One Guardian Australia staffer asks another to explain what it means … quicklyHi Alyx. Who is Caroline Calloway, and why could no one stop talking about her at the pub last night?Caroline ...
17:16, 09/12/2019

Read These: The curious case of Caroline Calloway, in 2 eye-opening acts Influencer culture can be perplexing, and so much of it can be fueled by how a public figure makes their audience feel, rather than the figure themselves (see also: the film Jawline). Caroline Calloway—a woman who has built a dedicated following via highly stylized photos with lengthy, essay-like ca...
02:32, 09/12/2019

Ex-best friend of Instagram scammer Caroline Calloway pens juicy tell-all The bitter ghostwriter and ex-best friend of an Instagram influencer whose fame crumbled — again and again — is spilling her side of things. And it’s a doozy. Caroline Calloway, once described as “the Empty Mason Jar of the Influencer Economy,” has become the poster child of ...
09:00, 09/12/2019

Caroline Calloway’s ex-BFF Natalie Beach denies they’re colluding for fame Many people think the viral rift between disgraced Instagram influencer Caroline Calloway and her ex-BFF/ghostwriter Natalie Beach isn’t what it seems — and that the two are colluding to land a TV deal. However, Beach denied she was plotting behind the scenes with Calloway in a statement to Th...
12:00, 09/13/2019

Caroline Calloway Points Out ''Really F--ked Up'' Part of Viral Article in First Major Interview It's been roughly 48 hours since Natalie Beach revealed her role in the making of influencer Caroline Calloway. Since then, Caroline has posted photos on her Instagram roughly 65......
13:32, 09/13/2019

Trump ghostwriters slam president after report exposes losses Two prominent ghostwriters of Donald Trump books blasted the president in recent days in the wake of the latest reports that his businesses lost $1.1 billion in the decade between 1985 and 1994. Tony Schwartz, who co-authored the 1987 book “The Art of the Deal,” which many credit with securing Trump...
09:00, 05/10/2019

UAW president among subjects of corruption probe, report says Sources told the Detroit News the federal investigation is looking into whether UAW President Gary Jones or other UAW officials spent member dues on junkets to California and other potential financial crimes involving union officials' charitable organizations....
13:48, 08/31/2019

UAW president among subjects of corruption investigation, report says Sources told the Detroit News the federal investigation is looking into whether UAW President Gary Jones or other UAW officials spent member dues on junkets to California and other potential financial crimes involving union officials' charitable organizations....
19:16, 08/30/2019

Half of H.I.V. Patients Are Women. Most Research Subjects Are Men. Trials of vaccines and treatments have not included enough female participants. Now that scientists are exploring possible cures, the need to enroll women is greater than ever....
09:32, 05/28/2019

Infant Dies After Drowning In Calloway County Pond CALLOWAY COUNTY, Ky. (LEX 18)– Authorities in Western Kentucky are investigating after a 1-year-old drowned. It happened just after 5 p.m. Wednesday. The sheriff’s office says a woman called saying she found her 1-year-old in a pond near her home, and that the child was not breathing. Af...
12:48, 05/24/2019

Thai king to greet subjects on final day of coronation Thailand began the third and final day of coronation ceremonies for King Maha Vajiralongkorn, who will meet foreign diplomats and greet his subjects from atop a balcony, a day after a grand procession through Bangkok....
10:00, 05/06/2019

Google, Facebook potential subjects of fed probes, oversight…again Google and Facebook are in the crosshairs of potential US antitrust probes that could disrupt their businesses or even break them apart — but it’s not the first time they have faced heat from the feds. Silicon Valley-based Google dodged the threat of a federal inquiry into its Android mobile operati...
05:32, 06/05/2019

TV Host A.J. Calloway Leaves Extra After Sexual Misconduct Investigation (PASADENA, Calif.) — A.J. Calloway is leaving the syndicated entertainment news show “Extra” in the wake of sexual misconduct allegations. Warner Brothers issued a statement on Wednesday saying the company has investigated the claims into Calloway’s conduct and he and the com...
22:48, 08/01/2019

Rashida Tlaib must explain her Holocaust comment, 'would be better off if she stayed away from these subjects:' Joe Lieberman Former Democratic vice presidential candidate Joe Lieberman said Monday on "Your World" that former Secretary of State John Kerry made a "terrible mistake" when he spoke last year with Iranian officials....
03:32, 05/14/2019

Without older subjects, cancer drugs trials rely on atypical patients (Reuters Health) - Patients selected to participate in studies of cancer drugs tend to be younger than most people with the disease in the general population, researchers say....
22:48, 06/03/2019

#LetsShirtTalk How Marvin Sordell is tackling football's once taboo subjects of racism and mental health With each passing week of the new football season, another player seems to be racially abused as a result of their actions on the field. Meanwhile, there is an expectancy for footballers to offer up the solutions to problems deep-rooted in society, from racism to mental health....
01:32, 09/10/2019

#LetsShirtTalk How Marvin Sordell is tackling football's taboo subjects of racism and mental health With each passing week of the new football season, another player seems to be racially abused as a result of their actions on the field. Meanwhile, there is an expectancy for footballers to offer up the solutions to problems deep-rooted in society, from racism to mental health....
02:16, 09/11/2019

Below Deck's Caroline Bedol Arrested for Larceny It hasn't been smooth sailing for Caroline Bedol. The Below Deck star was arrested in Connecticut for sixth-degree larceny on Sunday, June 9. According to court records, she had a $0......
02:48, 06/13/2019

The Padres turned ‘Sweet Caroline’ against Red Sox fans Sunday was an all-around rough day for the Red Sox and all their fans who traveled to Petco Park. A Manny Machado home run in the first inning on the way to a 3-1 Padres win wasn’t the most defeating thing the Red Sox had to endure all day. During a break in the eighth......
21:48, 08/26/2019

Caroline Graham Hansen: the tireless Norwegian out to run down England The winger, recently signed by Barcelona, will be Norway’s biggest threat in the absence of Ada HegerbergCaroline Graham Hansen has never lacked confidence. When she was younger she played in the same team as the boys and one of their parents complained that she “had taken their son’s place in the t...
11:48, 06/27/2019

Theresa May’s net-zero emissions target is a lot less impressive than it looks | Caroline Lucas The government’s pledges on climate change are too little, too late. What really matters is actionTheresa May is doing her best to grab some good headlines in the closing weeks of her premiership. Setting a target for net-zero greenhouse gas emissions is vital, but her government’s plans are too lit...
21:32, 06/12/2019

Europeans used to ignore their parliament. Not any longer | Caroline de Gruyter Young people are suddenly interested: they understand that cooperation is the only way to tackle Google, or the climateI’ll never forget my first visit to the European parliament, in 1986. I was a student from the Netherlands. MEPs from 12 member states were discussing a report on broadcasting polic...
10:16, 05/29/2019

Caroline Wozniacki Is Married: Tennis Star Weds David Lee Caroline Wozniacki is a married woman. The 28-year-old Danish tennis star wed retired NBA player David Lee, 36, in Italy in an intimate wedding ceremony front of 120 family and friends at......
02:00, 06/16/2019

Caroline Weir fires Manchester City to opening-day win over United in WSL The Women’s Super League attendance record was smashed on the opening day of the season as 31,213 fans filed into the Etihad stadium to watch a patient Manchester City beat their noisy neighbours Manchester United.A trademark 25-yard strike from the Scottish forward Caroline Weir was the difference ...
19:32, 09/07/2019

Women’s World Cup: Caroline Weir takes inspiration from takeaway art Scotland midfielder with a mural of her on a wall in Dunfermline says ‘the attention we’re getting is a bit mad’There are many reasons to visit the Côte d’Azur, but art surely ranks among the top 10 with the assorted galleries affording tourists plenty of scope to admire the works of Matisse, Chagal...
23:16, 06/08/2019

It’s taken years, but at last there’s real hope for meaningful climate action | Caroline Lucas The young protesters have been inspiring. Politicians have to respond – and our Green New Deal bill will slash carbon emissionsIt’s been more than 10 years in the making, and is the top demand of the youth strikers gathering on Friday for the UK’s largest ever climate protest – which is why Friday i...
23:17, 09/20/2019

French Open: Caroline Wozniacki upset, No. 2 Petro Kvitova withdraws Veronika Kudermetova upset Caroline Wozniacki and Petra Kvitova withdrew from her match against Sorana Cirstea on Monday at the French Open in Paris....
18:32, 05/27/2019

French Open: Caroline Wozniacki Loses; Petra Kvitova Withdraws In a performance emblematic of a difficult season, Wozniacki fell Monday in the first round to Veronika Kudermetova. Kvitova pulled out because of an injured left forearm....
19:16, 05/27/2019

Simona Halep beats off-colour Victoria Azarenka, Caroline Wozniacki goes out • Karolina Pliskova passes tricky test against Hsieh Su-wei • Wozniacki hits out at HawkEye during loss to Zhang ShuaiFor 66 horrible minutes Victoria Azarenka forgot how to play tennis. Centre Court is an unfortunate setting for a bad day at the office and there was nowhere for the former world No ...
22:48, 07/05/2019

Australian Open champ Caroline Wozniacki diagnosed with rheumatoid arthritis Caroline Wozniacki, WTA's No. 3-ranked player, says rheumatoid arthritis is causing fatigue and joint pain, but she hopes to continue career.        ...
00:00, 05/16/2019

Yeah, okay, we'd like to hear David Hasselhoff and Ministry's cover of "Sweet Caroline" David Hasselhoff, the impossibly handsome star of Knight Rider and Baywatch, will release his first album since 2012's This Time Around. This time around, however, he’s focusing (almost) exclusively on covers, and bringing in a surprising group of collaborators to help him realize his vision. Am...
19:48, 08/20/2019

Caroline Wozniacki makes quick French Open exit in stunning upset Caroline Wozniacki went from playing a perfect set to start the French Open to quickly fading away against an opponent who had never previously won a Grand Slam match....
21:32, 05/27/2019

70s Bond girl Caroline Munro: ‘I loved Roger Moore. His knitwear was really classy’ She spent her career being chased by vampires, 007 and David Hasselhoff. And she also found time to sing with Cream and Gary Numan. Was it all as much fun as it looked?One day, 50 years ago, a solicitor walking to work through Waterloo station in London noticed a 30ft-tall woman. She was dressed in ...
14:48, 06/06/2019

Brazilian model Caroline Bittencourt's family denies she died after trying to save dogs from drowning The family of late Brazilian model Caroline Bittencourt is denying reports she died after jumping into the sea in an attempt to save her dogs from drowning at a Sao Paulo beach....
22:16, 05/01/2019

A.J. Calloway, 'Extra' 'agreed to part ways' after investigation into host's conduct A.J. Calloway is leaving the syndicated entertainment news show “Extra” in the wake of sexual misconduct allegations.        ...
14:48, 08/01/2019

Tennis star Caroline Wozniacki marries former NBA All-Star David Lee in Italy Tennis star Caroline Wozniacki and ex-NBA player David Lee exchange vows at same Tuscany estate where Justin Verlander and Kate Upton married.       ...
03:00, 06/17/2019

Caroline Kennedy puts Jackie O's Martha's Vineyard estate on the market for $65 million Caroline Kennedy, daughter of the late Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis, has put her mother's Martha's Vineyard estate on the market for $65 million.        ...
02:48, 06/28/2019

Padres pull hilarious prank on visiting Red Sox fans during 'Sweet Caroline' singalong The Padres got in on the "rickroll" meme by inserting Rick Astley's "Never Gonna Give You Up," at the chorus of Fenway Park staple "Sweet Caroline."       ...
18:48, 08/26/2019

How Women Can Confidently Speak Up for What They Want Some women struggle with confidence, and this has real implications for their career advancement and pay. But confidence is a learned skill, according to a panel of confidence and communication experts on WSJ’s Secrets of Wealthy Women podcast with Veronica Dagher....
19:48, 08/30/2019

|DanielSilke:TheextremerisksofANCdual-speak It was only a matter of time before the dire state of the economy intersected with the equally dire state of economic policy – and the worst GDP decline in a decade was just that time, writes Daniel Silke....
07:48, 06/06/2019

Sources: Howard OK'd to speak with other teams Dwight Howard's representatives have been given permission by the Grizzlies to speak to teams that might have interest in acquiring the center, including the Lakers, sources say....
02:17, 08/19/2019

Alexa will speak Spanish in the US later this year Americans will soon be able to speak to Alexa in Spanish. Amazon launched a new voice model on Monday that will let developers build skills for Spanish-speaking users. The addition to the Alexa Skills Kit for developers comes months before Amazon pla......
06:16, 04/30/2019

The Latest: Trump will speak with Xi, then act on tariffs CAEN, France (AP) — The Latest on the trade dispute between China and the United States, and related developments (all times local): 2:32 p.m. President Donald Trump says he’ll make a decision about ramping up tariffs on China after he speaks with Chinese President Xi Jinping at a summit this ...
18:00, 06/06/2019

Nobody Asked the Candidates to Speak Español The first time I vaguely recall hearing a candidate speak Spanish was in 1999, during George W. Bush’s bid for president. During a debate between Republican candidates that December, he proclaimed, “Hay muchos hispanos que viven [aqui],” before getting into a spiel about how his party had to conside...
22:00, 06/29/2019

Fotis Dulos’ girlfriend does not want to speak with him The woman who is charged alongside her boyfriend in connection to the disappearance of missing Connecticut mom Jennifer Dulos filed a court motion asking for him to be barred from contacting her, a report said Wednesday. A lawyer for Michelle Troconis filed the motion on Tuesday, requesting that Fot...
16:48, 06/27/2019

Who Will Speak For Your Family In The Wake Of Tragedy? At least one family member of the nine dead in Dayton, OH, wants the president to make a trip to the Buckeye State. In an interview with CNN on Sunday, Damon Davenport said two of his cousins were killed in the shooting....
11:48, 08/05/2019

Government to Google: Let Employees Speak Out Federal regulators have ordered Google to assure employees they are allowed to speak out on political and workplace issues, as part of a settlement of formal complaints that the search giant punishes those who do just that....
22:49, 09/12/2019

Google’s new AI can help you speak another language in your own voice Google Translate is one of the company’s most used products. It helps people translate one language to another through typing, taking pics of text, and using speech-to-text technology. Now, the company’s launching a new project called Translatotron, which will offer direct speech-to-speech translati...
14:32, 05/16/2019

UA students carjacked at gunpoint, speak out TUCSON – A boyfriend and girlfriend just moved into their University of Arizona apartments. A date night that was supposed to be fun, turned into a nightmare at gunpoint. “I normally park my car across the street because there is free parking there and the garages are open for free on th...
13:16, 08/21/2019

Veterans speak out against raising the age of tobacco use to 21 Military members often joke that they, particularly the lower enlisted, are held together by caffeine, alcohol, tobacco, and more alcohol. If a new bill proposed in the Senate becomes law, service members younger than 21 would lose access to their cigarettes and cans of dip....
02:16, 05/24/2019

Concussions in the NHL: Former and current players speak out Daniel Carcillo can't change the punch to the head that gave him his 7th concussion, but he wants to document every step of his journey, so maybe he can save others....
20:48, 05/23/2019

Want to speak at tech conferences? Here’s everything you need to know to get on stage If you’ve ever looked at a conference or meetup speaker lineup and thought, “Hey, I could do that!” and then thought, “but wait…how do I get started?” then this is for you. Giving talks at tech events is a goal for many technologists, for good reason: it’s a great way to meet people who share simila...
14:00, 08/19/2019

Encourage Teens to 'Speak Before They Send' Whenever I start to tell my son, “Your words have power, so...” he finishes my sentence with, “...so choose them wisely, I know.” As a writer, I do put a heavy value on word choice and the beauty of language. But what I really mean is: Think before you speak—what you’re about to say could hurt someo...
07:00, 09/10/2019

Immigrants who worked for Trump speak in Fla. Hours before President Donald Trump's first 2020 campaign rally, a labor union representing hospitality workers, held a news conference featuring undocumented workers who say they used to work at Trump properties. (June 18)        ...
22:48, 06/18/2019

Tommy Philbin: ‘Do speak up. Take all the help you can get. Help will make you better’ Tommy Philbin remembers Connor Law and reflects on his own struggles. He speaks to George Storr The post Tommy Philbin: ‘Do speak up. Take all the help you can get. Help will make you better’ appeared first on Boxing News....
21:16, 06/19/2019

Survivors of religious massacres speak out against bigotry A rabbi from Tree of Life synagogue drew applause at a State Department conference when he condemned bigotry against immigrants and called for toning down “our language.”...
20:32, 07/16/2019

Democrats speak at Iowa labor convention A number of Democratic presidential candidates converged Wednesday night on the Iowa Federation of Labor, AFL-CIO Convention in Altoona, Iowa, near Des Moines. (Aug. 22)        ...
15:48, 08/22/2019

They Didn’t Speak for Nearly a Decade. Then They Made a Show About It. After starring together in “The Last Five Years” and “Dirty Rotten Scoundrels,” Norbert Leo Butz and Sherie Rene Scott had a “fracture” in their relationship. How do you set that to music?...
19:32, 07/08/2019

Epstein accuser urges more women to speak out One of Jeffrey Epstein’s accusers is urging victims to speak out against the wealthy financier as authorities prosecute him on sex charges. Courtney Wild said Tuesday that Epstein “will never stop sexually abusing children until he is in jail.” (July 16)     &#...
00:48, 07/17/2019

Pique says Neymar must 'speak out' if he wants Barcelona move "Gerard Pique has urged Neymar to \"speak out\" if he wants to secure a move away from Paris Saint-Germain and would be \"delighted\" if the Brazilian returned to Barcelona."...
10:48, 08/07/2019

How to Win Love Island: The Stars Speak Out About What It's Really Like in the Villa Perhaps nothing this summer has been less surprising (in a good way) than the winning couple of CBS' Love Island. Zac Mirabelli and Elizabeth Weber coupled up in the very first......
03:48, 08/09/2019

Netflix and Disney speak out against Georgia’s new abortion law Georgia is one of the latest states to pass legislation that will make it harder for women to get abortions, but Georgia also happens to be one of the countries where several movie studios shoot some of their pictures, including Netflix and Disney. Both studios spoke out against Georgia’s &ldq...
13:16, 05/30/2019

GM CEO Barra to speak at 2020 NADA Show CEO Mary Barra plans to speak on GM's "zero crashes, zero emissions and zero congestion" initiatives and "the critical role dealers play in the future that will include electric and self-driving vehicles" at the 2020 NADA Show....
07:16, 09/12/2019

"Speak For Minorities In Pak": BJP MP To Malala Yousafzai On J&K Tweet Nobel Prize laureate Malala Yousafzai's tweet on Jammu and Kashmir drew a sharp response from a BJP MP, who told the young Pakistani activist to instead raise concern for minorities in her country......
10:32, 09/15/2019

Candidates speak after Houston Democratic debate Some of the Democratic presidential candidates involved in Thursday night's debate in Houston spoke to reporters afterwards and made the cases for their candidacies. (Sept. 13)        ...
13:32, 09/13/2019

Is Anyone Actually Going to Pay the Atlantic Almost $1,000 to Hear Kirstjen Nielsen Speak? The Atlantic’s upcoming festival is a veritable who’s who of all of the last people who should ever be invited to leave their houses. Topping that list for this month’s exciting event is former Department of Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen, who has largely been keeping to herself since ...
07:32, 09/18/2019

"Not Necessary To Speak Against Rajiv Gandhi": BJP Leader's Retort To PM Prime Minister Narendra Modi's stinging attack on Congress President Rahul Gandhi involving his father Rajiv Gandhi on Wednesday got a rebuttal from unexpected quarters. A Karnataka BJP leader issued......
02:48, 05/09/2019

Catholic nuns urged to speak out about sex abuse VATICAN CITY — The umbrella group of Catholic nuns is urging religious sisters around the world to speak out about sexual abuse by priests and other abuses of power that they experience, while also announcing new initiatives to protect children in their care. The International Union of Superiors Gen...
19:48, 05/24/2019

Trump, Macron speak in meeting ahead of G7 US President Donald Trump and French President Emmanuel Macron had a private lunch before the start of the Group of Seven summit in Biarritz on Saturday. (August 24)        ...
02:16, 08/25/2019

The Latest: 2 senators to speak at ex-Sen. Cochran’s funeral JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — The Latest on funeral services for former U.S. Sen. Thad Cochran (all times local): 5:50 p.m. Leaders of the U.S. Senate Appropriations Committee will speak at the funeral of Thad Cochran, who was chairman of the committee for several years. The Republican former senator from M...
01:48, 06/01/2019

Duchess Meghan's friends speak out: 'She's never had a diva fit, never' Two friends of Prince Harry's wife Meghan are speaking out to defend her against a wave of negative publicity in the British press and on social media platforms....
05:32, 05/17/2019

Need Leaders Who Can Speak Their Mind Before PM "Without Worry": MM Joshi India needs a leadership that can speak fearlessly in front of the Prime Minister and argue with him, BJP veteran Murli Manohar Joshi said on Tuesday. He also said the practice of discussions cutting......
13:01, 09/04/2019

We speak to Bay Garnett on how to master Second Hand September As the new fashion season approaches, Oxfam is challenging us to take part in Second Hand September, and give up buying new for the month. We speak to our fashion director at large, Bay Garnett, about how we can make the switch...
18:16, 08/27/2019

Pompeo to speak with Russian counterpart on Venezuela: Bolton U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo was scheduled to speak with his Russian counterpart on Wednesday amid tensions over the political situation in Venezuela, White House national security adviser John Bolton said in television interviews....
15:00, 05/01/2019

Browns speak with suspended RB Kareem Hunt after argument near bar Kareem Hunt was not arrested and no reports were filed after the Browns running back got into an argument with a friend late Saturday night.       ...
01:16, 07/02/2019

Most Australians believe business leaders should speak out on social issues New survey finds almost 80% support CEOs having a say, but more than half believe when they do, it is out of self-interestAustralians overwhelmingly support business leaders speaking out on social and political issues, according to a new survey that conflicts with government efforts to paint such ef...
22:00, 09/15/2019

From crime to corruption, South African voters speak out South Africans voted in parliamentary and provincial elections on Wednesday, with winding lines at thousands of polling stations where frustration was palpable at the pace of progress since apartheid ended a quarter of a century ago....
16:32, 05/08/2019

Religious superiors asked to more freely speak about abuse The head of the international umbrella group of nuns says religious sisters are increasingly speaking out about sexual and other forms of abuse by clergy and says their superiors must be better trained to understand the problem and respond....
17:00, 05/03/2019

As a runner, Allyson Felix didn’t want to speak out. As a mom, she felt she had to. The most decorated female Olympian in American history always shied away from speaking out. As she eyes a fifth Olympics after the birth of her first child, that's changing....
17:48, 07/31/2019

Workers in Spain’s Strawberry Fields Speak Out on Abuse Ten Moroccan women who worked as pickers have filed suits complaining of sexual harassment and assault, rape, human trafficking and labor violations....
10:32, 07/20/2019

New Zealand should always 'speak its mind' to China, former prime minister says New Zealand's relationship with China had become "too transactional" in recent years, but it needs to be able to raise concerns with Asia's superpower, according to former New Zealand Prime Minister Helen Clark....
10:16, 05/03/2019

"Speak Up Without Fear", Says UK Foreign Minister After Envoy To US Quits Foreign minister Jeremy Hunt urged British diplomats to keep speaking "without fear or favour" following the resignation of the ambassador to the United States over leaked memos that criticised the......
08:00, 07/12/2019

Michaels-Beerbaum: 'Role models should speak their minds' Speaking to DW, Meredith Michaels-Beerbaum, one of the most successful women in show jumping, talks about being a pioneer in a male-dominated sport and why athletes should speak their mind when it comes to politics....
00:16, 07/19/2019

A white father called police on a black man. Both men speak out A black man who was accused of trespassing at a San Francisco apartment building by a white father and shot video of their tense encounter is responding to the father's explanation and apology....
04:48, 07/11/2019

Trump to speak to conservatives at social media summit President Donald Trump plans to meet with prominent conservative social media figures on Thursday at a White House forum where he is set to reiterate frustrations with big tech firms for allegedly suppressing conservative voices....
13:00, 07/11/2019

Woman El Chapo failed to kill will speak at his sentencing The only victim expected to speak before the sentencing of Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman is the former head of a modeling agency he once tried to have killed, The Post has learned. Guzman ordered the murder of the woman, whose name The Post is withholding, after she attempted to bribe a high-ranking law...
06:16, 07/12/2019

What made Artemi Panarin speak out against Vladimir Putin Artemi Panarin got the team he wanted, then got his money, and now he’s making his voice heard back in his native Russia by ripping into authoritative president Vladimir Putin. The Rangers’ new winger, who signed a seven-year, $81.5 million deal at the opening of free agency a few weeks ago, c...
22:32, 07/19/2019

How to help families and children at the border: Volunteer, donate, speak out There are plenty of ways to help aid families and individuals at the border, and plenty of organizations that need your help.        ...
01:16, 06/27/2019

Jamila Woods: 'I want to pass down the power to speak on how you should be treated' On her new album, Jamila Woods namechecks everyone from Sun Ra to Zora Neale Hurston to champion black artistry – and to give her the strength to confront violence in her home city of ChicagoJamila Woods is a thoughtful soul. Not just in her music and poetry – with its emphasis on black ancestry and...
20:32, 05/08/2019

How the Healthcare System Fails People Who Don't Speak English When Samia Ali worked as a medical scribe in Rhode Island—assisting doctors by writing down what happened during patient visits—she saw everything there is to see about the intimacies of a patient-physician relationship....
23:32, 05/21/2019

China denies hit and run as pressure builds on Duterte to speak up China has rejected Philippine allegations that a Chinese fishing vessel abandoned 22 Filipinos after it sank their boat in the South China Sea, as pressure builds on President Rodrigo Duterte to take a tougher line....
10:00, 06/15/2019

The Latest: Couple speak about Phoenix police incident PHOENIX (AP) — The Latest on Phoenix police pointing guns at a couple during a shoplifting investigation (all times local): 8:10 p.m. A father says he and his family are lucky to be alive after Phoenix police aimed guns and yelled obscenities at them in a videotaped encounter. Dravon Ames said durin...
06:16, 06/19/2019

NASA Administrator Available to Speak with Media at Paris Air Show NASA Administrator Jim Bridenstine will be available to speak with media during the International Paris Air Show on Tuesday, June 18, in Le Bourget, France....
22:00, 06/14/2019

3 North Carolina sheriffs to speak out against detainer bill RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Some North Carolina sheriffs who’ve refused to hold people who would otherwise be released from jail if federal agents say they might be in the country unlawfully are still opposed to updated legislation aiming to address the issue. Sheriffs from Mecklenburg, Wake and Bunc...
17:00, 06/19/2019

Austrian president, Kurz due to speak after far-right leader quits Austria's vice chancellor and longtime far-right leader, Heinz-Christian Strache, said on Saturday he was stepping down over "catastrophic" video footage of him that threatens to bring down the right-wing coalition government....
18:16, 05/18/2019

Catholic nuns urged to speak out about, confront sex abuse The umbrella group of Catholic nuns is urging religious sisters around the world to speak out about sexual abuse by priests and other abuses of power that they experience, while also announcing new initiatives to protect children in their care....
16:16, 05/24/2019

Women, targeted by same serial subway perv, speak out A pair of gutsy women who were targeted by the same serial subway pervert are speaking out about their horrific ordeals — and how their quick-thinking actions helped lock him up. Cynthia and Beatrice — who asked their last names be withheld — said they just hope subway masturbator Dennis Sacaza will...
01:16, 06/24/2019

Brodie Van Wagenen wrong to hide behind ‘organization’ speak MIAMI — My question was simple. Brodie, is this on you? Brodie Van Wagenen sat in the first-base dugout Friday afternoon at Marlins Park and answered quickly about his soon-to-be 40-51 Mets. “I think that any time a team struggles it’s on the organization,’’ the general manager began. “I think that ...
12:48, 07/13/2019

Dozens of Jeffrey Epstein accusers speak out in court They’re finally getting their day in court. Dozens of Jeffrey Epstein accusers packed a Manhattan courtroom Tuesday to share tales of how the multimillionaire pedophile allegedly molested them years ago. One by one, the women — including Virginia Roberts Giuffre and others speaking publi...
22:48, 08/27/2019

A host of celebrities speak out on criminal justice reform LOS ANGELES (AP) — Kim Kardashian West isn’t the only celebrity speaking out for prison reform. It was also important to slain rapper Nipsey Hussle, and to Common, Kevin Hart and a host of others. Common says a society must “look out for those who are overlooked.” Hart is drawn to ...
19:00, 05/23/2019

China refuses to speak about detained Canadians: Freeland Foreign Affairs Minister Chrystia Freeland says she wants to talk to China's foreign minister about the two detained Canadians China has accused of undermining its national security....
19:32, 05/28/2019

Emery says Arsenal and Koscielny 'need to speak' as Martinelli scores on debut We’re playing with the spirit to create a new way, says managerMartinelli, Saka and Olayinka score in win over Colorado RapidsThe Arsenal manager, Unai Emery, has said he is awaiting a decision on Laurent Koscielny after the captain refused to travel with the squad for their pre-season tour to the U...
17:00, 07/16/2019

Must Speak Out, Says Swimming Champion Who Filmed Sexual Abuse By Coach A video of a swimming coach from Bengal sexually abusing a teenaged swimmer, also from the state, in a room in Goa and the swimmer's testament has sent shockwaves on social media and the country's......
21:32, 09/05/2019

Amazon fires: Madonna and Leonardo DiCaprio among celebrities to speak out Huge fires have been blazing through the Brazilian rainforest this week, with more than half in the Amazon region. The fires spell disaster for the local environment and ecology -- and environmentalists and researchers say the blazes were likely lit by cattle ranchers and loggers....
11:48, 08/23/2019

Kentucky Students to Speak with NASA Astronauts on Space Station Students from Kentucky will have an opportunity this week to talk live with NASA astronauts currently working and living aboard the International Space Station....
03:00, 09/10/2019

Turkish rappers call on citizens to speak up with music video #Susamam has had more than 20 million clicks on YouTube. The musicians' message to their fellow citizens: "Don't remain silent!" The ruling AKP party in Turkey feels provoked; the Turkish press has also admonished DW....
21:00, 09/12/2019

Would Go To Iran If Needed, Directly Speak To People: Mike Pompeo USSecretary of State Mike Pompeo said he was willing to go to Iran for talks amid tensions between Tehran and Washington, but also called on Japan, Britain and other nations to join a maritime force......
21:32, 07/26/2019

Latino celebrities in U.S. issue plea to 'speak out loudly against hate' Actresses Eva Longoria, America Ferrara and more than 200 other Latino artists and civil rights leaders on Friday penned a letter of support to the Latino community in the United States after a mass shooting in Texas and immigration raids in Mississippi....
04:00, 08/17/2019

Elementary school invited Ghislaine Maxwell to speak to kids Jeffrey Epstein’s former gal pal Ghislaine Maxwell gave a talk to kids at a Massachusetts school — which had no idea she had been accused of being a madam for the multimillionaire pedophile. Maxwell, 57, gave a presentation to a classroom at Rockport Elementary School last January about her en...
20:16, 08/18/2019

Dave Eggers: why we should listen to teenagers speak about climate crisis As the International Congress of Youth Voices kicks off in Puerto Rico, the Guardian invited young delegates to write about their fight against the climate crisisTeenagers speak with a directness and a moral clarity that is desperately rare in our elected leaders, and perhaps in the adult species as...
10:00, 08/13/2019

'It could have been me': five years after Michael Brown, young black men in Ferguson speak On 9 August 2014 police in Missouri killed 18-year-old Michael Brown. We asked his peers from the same neighborhood to recall that day – and discuss how they’ve moved on Continue reading......
16:48, 08/09/2019

Jeffrey Epstein’s lawyers can’t speak for dead man: accusers’ attorney Dead pedophile Jeffrey Epstein’s lawyers are trying to rep their client from beyond the grave, an attorney for Epstein’s accusers says. “Jeffrey Epstein is dead — and his attorneys cannot attempt to speak clairvoyantly for him,” Brad Edwards wrote to Florida federal Judge Ken...
23:32, 08/15/2019

Pentagon chief to speak with Turkish counterpart, position on F-35 unchanged Acting U.S. Defense Secretary Mark Esper said on Friday that the United States had not changed its position on Turkey's role in the F-35 program if they accepted a Russian missile defense system and he would be speaking with his Turkish counterpart later in the day....
19:16, 07/12/2019

Donald Trump to speak at Lincoln Memorial during July 4 celebration President Donald Trump will speak at the Salute to America Independence Day celebration at the Lincoln Memorial in Washington, D.C., on July 4, which will include tributes to all branches of the military....
23:32, 06/19/2019

Will Give First-Time Woman Lawmakers Chance To Speak: Om Birla Speaker Om Birla today said he wants all first-time woman members of the Lok Sabha to have a chance to speak in the House during the ongoing session....
20:32, 07/03/2019

Julian Edelman didn’t speak to his dad for 81 days amid PED fallout The fallout from Julian Edelman’s 2018 suspension for violating the NFL’s performance-enhancing drugs policy hit home for the Patriots receiver. Edelman, who was banned from the first four games of the regular season after missing the previous year due to an ACL injury, revealed the situ...
00:48, 07/03/2019

Spears appears in cleared court to speak on her legal status LOS ANGELES (AP) — Britney Spears appeared in court at her own request to speak to a judge who oversees the conservatorship that has controlled her affairs for 11 years. But Los Angeles Superior Court Judge Brenda Penny cleared the courtroom Friday of all members of the public and media before Spear...
01:32, 05/11/2019

Female lawmakers speak about rapes as abortion bills advance COLUMBUS, Ohio — For more than two decades, Nancy Mace did not speak publicly about her rape. In April, when she finally broke her silence, she chose the most public of forums — before her colleagues in South Carolina’s legislature. A bill was being debated that would ban all abortions after a fetal...
20:00, 05/20/2019

'I get called a sell-out all the time': Trump's voters of colour speak out What’s it like to be one of the few minority supporters among the president’s overwhelmingly white following?Follow the latest US politics news – liveDonald Trump likes to claim, among other things, that his presidency has been a huge success for non-white Americans. But for all his claims, repeated...
16:32, 05/21/2019

Boris Johnson does speak to Steve Bannon, says Nigel Farage Brexit party leader’s comments increase pressure on No 10 frontrunner to address claimsTory leadership latest – live updatesBoris Johnson does speak to Steve Bannon, Nigel Farage has said, increasing the pressure on the Conservative leadership frontrunner to explain his links to Donald Trump’s contr...
19:16, 06/24/2019

Democratic candidate Sanders to speak at black press meeting CINCINNATI (AP) — Democratic presidential contender Sen. Bernie Sanders will be the featured speaker at a black press convention. The National Newspaper Publishers Association gathers Tuesday in Cincinnati, with organizers expecting some 500 people to join in events including a parents’ town h...
12:48, 06/25/2019

Acting Secy Shanahan to speak at Naval Academy graduation ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — Acting Defense Secretary Patrick Shanahan is set to deliver the commencement address to the 2019 graduating class of the U.S. Naval Academy. The former Boeing executive will speak Friday at the Navy-Marine Corps Memorial Stadium in Annapolis. More than 1,000 midshipmen will be ...
07:00, 05/24/2019

Arizona sex-ed rules left unchanged after advocates speak against proposed changes PHOENIX (AP) — Arizona education officials have left sex education rules alone after hearing parents, lawmakers and advocates rail against proposed changes. The Arizona Republic reports the Arizona State Board of Education decided Monday to take no action on a series of guidelines that Superintenden...
22:16, 06/25/2019

Nationwide Injunctions Speak to Judiciary’s Growing Power, Barr Says The broad use of such injunctions illustrate how the federal district courts have undermined executive authority, the attorney general said in a speech on Tuesday evening....
06:00, 05/22/2019

Why migrants who speak indigenous languages slip through cracks in US schools Many students end up in special education classrooms as schools lack infrastructure and have few, if any, translators Looking back on her first day of high school in New York, Elisa, 18, can now laugh about it. But on that day, she was nervous. She and her dad navigated the New York subway to get he...
12:32, 06/18/2019

'I feel empowered and scared': pupils speak before climate strike We asked children around the world to tell us why they will be taking part in Friday’s climate strikes. Here’s what they saidI’m taking part on Friday because adults, and especially politicians, have not done enough to save our future. We have to get them to listen to us and believe what scientists ...
16:00, 05/23/2019

Super 30 Founder Anand Kumar To Speak About His Biopic At Cambridge Anand Kumar will speak at the UK-Asia summit organized at Cambridge University from June 24-28, 2019, dwelling on his inspiring two-decade long journey....
13:16, 06/16/2019

NC woman allegedly trespasses at CIA, asks to speak to 'Agent Penis' A North Carolina woman is in custody after allegedly trespassing at CIA headquarters outside of Washington, D.C. four times since April 22, including one alleged incident where she asked to speak with “Agent Penis,” reports said....
11:16, 05/07/2019

U.S. Reps Omar, Tlaib speak out on being denied entry into Israel At Trump's urging, Israel denied entry to the first two Muslim women elected to Congress over their support for a Palestinian-led Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions global movement....
08:32, 08/20/2019

The Men of Monterey Speak! Big Little Lies Stars Tease "Incredibly Bold" Season 2 When you think of Big Little Lies, you think of the women--and rightfully so, it's Reese Witherspoon, Nicole Kidman, Meryl Streep, Laura Dern, Shailene Woodley and Zoë Kravitz--but the......
02:32, 06/07/2019

Alyssa Milano slammed for pledge to not speak negatively about Democratic candidates Alyssa Milano came under fire on Twitter after asking their followers to refrain from criticizing any of the Democratic hopefuls in the 2020 presidential election....
19:00, 04/28/2019

Pennsylvania Students to Speak with NASA Astronaut on International Space Station Students from Pennsylvania will have an opportunity to speak live with a NASA astronaut aboard the International Space Station at 1:40 p.m. EDT Monday, June 3....
19:16, 05/30/2019

Ellen DeGeneres recounts sexual abuse, wants to empower women to speak up Ellen DeGeneres is sharing her story in the hopes she can empower other sexual assault survivors to come forward.        ...
02:00, 05/29/2019

New York Students to Speak with NASA Astronaut Aboard Space Station SciGirls viewers from New York will have an opportunity on Monday, Aug. 19, to talk live with NASA astronaut Christina Koch aboard the International Space Station....
09:32, 08/15/2019

No teeth left and drowning in debt: Victims of a Tennessee dentist speak out Richard 'Nate' Schott, a former dentist in Murfreesboro, Tennessee, swindled companies out of nearly $1 million. He destroyed patients' finances, too.        ...
19:48, 05/28/2019

JDS Asks Party Members Not To Speak To Media After Massive Poll Defeat After the massive defeat faced by Janata Dal (Secular) and Congress alliance in the 2019 Lok Sabha election, JD(S) working president MS Narayan Rao has issued a circular to party leaders,......
14:32, 05/26/2019

Jerome Powell to speak on future interest rate policy in Switzerland Fed Chairman Jerome “Jay” Powell will speak on Friday in Switzerland. Wall Street always hopes that he will tip off future interest rate policy. But it will be more interesting to see whether Powell says anything about Trump’s desire to have the Fed help him win re-election or weigh in on comments b...
13:00, 09/05/2019

'It's time to speak up': an open letter to Colin Kaepernick | Etan Thomas Your protest started a conversation and inspired an entire generation of athlete activists to find their voices, but the time for silence is over. We need to hear directly from youDear Colin,My son Malcolm and I are big fans of yours. I remember the day when Malcolm, who was around 11 at the time, s...
12:32, 08/20/2019

U.S. group confirms Brazil's Bolsonaro slated to speak at Texas event Brazil's right-wing President Jair Bolsonaro will speak at a foreign affairs event in Texas next week, organizers said on Wednesday, after he canceled a heavily criticized visit to New York City....
08:16, 05/09/2019

Parents, families speak out as school board could make curriculum change TUCSON – With every seat filled inside a multi-purpose room at Duffy Middle School, dozens of others listened and watched outside as the TUSD School Board considered changing part of its curriculum Thursday night. The changes will focus on family life and sex education. TUSD Board President Ad...
06:00, 08/17/2019

PM Modi Arrives In France To Attend G7 Summit, To Speak On Global Issues Prime Minister Narendra Modi arrived in France on Sunday to attend the G7 Summit where he will speak on burning global issues of environment, climate and digital transformation and also meet world......
19:16, 08/25/2019

Cameron Boyce's Parents Speak Out About the "Indescribable" Pain Following His Tragic Death Libby and Victor Boyce are mourning a loss no parent ever wants to image: the passing of their son Cameron Boyce. "There are no words to describe how moved we are by the tremendous......
21:16, 07/10/2019

The Hard Fork Summit official schedule is out – don’t miss these experts speak At Hard Fork, we report on the latest blockchain and cryptocurrency news. Over the past year, we’ve seen more legitimate companies and banks launching blockchain projects than ever before. With its potential on the rise, it’s an interesting time to find out what’s next. That’s why our second edition...
22:16, 09/06/2019

How to speak Silicon Valley: decoding tech bros from microdosing to privacy Your guide to understanding an industry where capitalism is euphemizedWhat is Silicon Valley?For Californians of a certain tenure, Silicon Valley is a location – an actual, geological valley nestled between two mountain ranges and the marshy southern dregs of the San Francisco bay. The titans of tec...
08:32, 06/27/2019

Watch Sheryl Sandberg speak after Facebook earnings crush estimates Sheryl Sandberg, Facebook's chief operating officer, speaks to CNBC's Julia Boorstin on Wednesday after the social media giant's fourth-quarter earnings easily topped Wall Street expectations....
04:00, 04/29/2019

Pompeo to speak with Russian counterpart; White House meeting on Venezuela set The Trump administration turned its attention to Russia's role in Venezuela on Wednesday, a day after U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo accused Moscow of intervening when President Nicolas Maduro was preparing to leave the country....
17:32, 05/01/2019

'I can't bring her back': parents of girl killed by California police speak out Family of Hannah Williams, 17, tells the Guardian the high schooler should be remembered for her kindness and passionBenson Williams clutched the bright pink shirt in his hands. It helped him feel close to his daughter as he struggled to process the reality that he would never hold her again.The 46-...
09:32, 07/12/2019

Trump Will Speak Monday on ‘America’s Environmental Leadership.’ Critics Say It Will be Surreal. The idea for the speech originated with consultants on the re-election campaign worried that his environmental record was a turnoff to two key demographics — millennials and suburban women....
19:48, 07/08/2019

Pete Buttigieg says he's obligated 'with the privilege of whiteness' to speak out on systemic racism South Bend mayor and 2020 hopeful Pete Buttigieg has continued his efforts to try to reach out to black voters in a new fundraising email, where he says he welcomes the "obligation as a candidate with the privilege of whiteness on my side" to speak out against systemic racism. ...
15:00, 07/20/2019

Eagle Scouts to Speak with NASA Astronaut Aboard Space Station Fifty years after NASA astronaut and Eagle Scout Neil Armstrong sent greetings from space to the 1969 Scout Jamboree, scouts will have an opportunity to talk live with an astronaut aboard the International Space Station at 1:30 p.m. EDT Wednesday, July 24....
21:16, 07/22/2019

Energy Secretary Rick Perry: US modernizing nuclear arsenal 'as we speak' Energy Secretary Rick Perry called the American nuclear arsenal the most developed and modern in the world, during an interview Monday with Fox News....
15:48, 07/23/2019

Kansas Students to Speak with NASA Astronaut Aboard Space Station Students from Kansas will have an opportunity this week to speak with a NASA astronaut aboard the International Space Station who also hails from the Sunflower State....
20:32, 05/08/2019

Ariana Grande, Kim Kardashian speak out over alleged nude photo scandal Photographer Marcus Hyde, who worked with celebrities like Kim Kardashian and Ariana Grande, was recently accused of sexual misconduct by a Los Angeles model....
06:48, 07/25/2019

Fate of Oro Valley golf unclear, hundreds speak out at public meeting ORO VALLEY, Ariz.  – More than 700 Oro Valley residents filled every seat inside a hall at an Oro Valley Church of the Nazarene Wednesday night, many of whom love golf. A majority of homeowners who attended the meeting worry soon their home courses won’t be the same. “The town loses,R...
21:16, 07/25/2019

Illinois standout Bobby Roundtree able to 'eat and speak normally' after spinal surgery, official says University of Illinois defensive end Bobby Roundtree’s health appears to be slightly improving after undergoing surgery for a severe spinal injury he suffered in a swimming accident....
16:32, 05/21/2019

Employees speak up at Wayfair, Google. Have Millennials killed being afraid of the boss? Employees, especially millennials, feel increasingly emboldened to publicly criticize their employers. Case in point: Wayfair, Google and Amazon.       ...
18:48, 06/28/2019

"Home Minister Must Speak": Opposition Corners Government Over Unnao Teen The car crash of the Unnao rape survivor created ripples in parliament today as the opposition parties cornered the ruling BJP, questioning why it has taken no action on its rape accused member......
09:48, 07/30/2019

‘We needed to speak our truth – and forgive’: Jonas Brothers on music, marriage and making up Six years ago, on the back of 17m album sales, the Disney stars split, devastating their fans. Now they’re back with a No 1 single. They talk about family rifts – and why it took so long to patch things up“Good to see you,” smiles Kevin Jonas, the first of three Jonas brothers to arrive in the back ...
11:00, 06/03/2019

Raiders sending strong message to Antonio Brown: ‘Actions speak louder’ No Antonio Brown, no problem. At least for now. The Raiders struck first Monday night in their Week 1 matchup against the Broncos, capping of an impressive 77-yard drive with a Derek Carr touchdown pass to newly minted go-to receiver Tyrell Williams. Oakland desperately needed to make a statement at...
16:48, 09/10/2019

Brad Pitt to Speak with NASA Astronaut on Space Station about Artemis Program As NASA prepares to send the first woman and next man to the Moon by 2024 under the Artemis program, Brad Pitt is playing an astronaut in his latest film, and now the actor will have the opportunity to discuss what it’s truly like to live and work in space with a NASA crew member living aboard the I...
23:00, 09/15/2019

Survivors of Larry Nassar’s sexual abuse speak out in new doc on gymnastics scandal: 'It's just horrifying' Erin Lee Carr and Sarah Gibson were hearing rumblings of a doctor committing heinous acts to young female athletes when they decided to pick up their cameras and investigate. The filmmaker and producer soon became immersed in a nationwide scandal....
19:00, 05/03/2019

Mentally ill US prisoner held in solitary lost ability to speak, lawsuit alleges Tyquine Lee, 26, spent more than 22 hours a day in solitaryVirginia sued over Lee’s treatment at Red Onion state prisonA prisoner with a history of mental illness was held in solitary confinement at a prison in Virginia for over 600 days, leading to a collapse in his physical and mental condition, a...
08:48, 09/04/2019

Family members speak out after Tucson couple convicted on child porn charges TUCSON – Days before Tucson’s Luis and Vanessa Ramirez were supposed to appear in court in May 2018, they kidnapped their two children, 5-year-old Luis Jr. and 6-month-old Kahmila, and fled south of the border. Saturday marks one year since they left Arizona. David Ramirez and his wife E...
16:16, 05/04/2019

'Actions speak louder than words': Caster Semenya defiant after Doha win – video South African runner Caster Semenya has brushed off the controversy surrounding her legal battle with athletics' governing body after a dominant 800m win in Doha. 'Life is fantastic,' she said, denying rumours she would retire. 'I want to inspire the world – I want to show them nothing is impossible...
04:32, 05/05/2019

| WATCH | Hong Kong's grandpa protesters speak softly but carry a stick "Grandpa Wong" holds a cane above his head as he pleads with riot police to stop firing tear gas -- an 85-year-old shielding protesters on the front lines of Hong Kong's fight for democracy....
12:32, 09/08/2019

Phil Neville must understand that actions speak louder than words | Barry Glendenning The England Women’s manager has done a reasonable job, but has yet to live up to the high standards he has set himselfShow don’t tell. It’s an age-old technique employed by writers and film-makers who wish to put across their story in a way that places readers or movie-goers in the shoes of the char...
00:00, 09/09/2019

Rahul Gandhi's Plain-Speak To Congress Leaders Who "Pushed" Sons: Sources Rahul Gandhi remained firm on his decision to quit as the Congress president following the party's decimation in the national election, even though his offer was unanimously rejected at a meeting of......
12:00, 05/26/2019

France's Macron to speak to Rouhani, Putin and Trump to ease Iran tension French President Emmanuel Macron said on Monday he would speak to Iranian President Hassan Rouhani, Russia's Vladimir Putin and U.S. President Donald Trump this week as part of a French initiative to prevent an escalation of tensions in the Middle East....
21:32, 07/15/2019

Hunt exhorts UK envoys to 'speak truth to power' in coded rebuke to Johnson Foreign secretary sends message to FCO staff as leadership rival comes under fire over Darroch resignationJeremy Hunt has implored British diplomats to continue “speaking truth to power and standing up for British interests” as the fallout from the resignation of the UK ambassador to Washington beca...
12:16, 07/12/2019

TV presenters speak out in row over BBC's plan to axe free TV licences for millions of elderly people TV presenters and broadcasters from rival channels today weighed in on the row over the BBC's decision to scrap free TV licences for millions of people over 75....
17:48, 06/11/2019

Detectives speak with girlfriend of missing Connecticut mother’s estranged husband: authorities Detectives on Thursday met with Michelle Troconis, whose boyfriend is Fotis Dulos, estranged husband of the missing Connecticut mom Jennifer Dulos, law enforcement officials say. ...
03:00, 06/07/2019

Super Mario Maker 2 is out today, which means many makers are making Marios as we speak. Super Mario Maker 2 is out today, which means many makers are making Marios as we speak. So we wanna Make a Super Mario, Too—on our Twitch channel!...
19:00, 06/28/2019

Pokémon Card Requiring Players To Speak Banned To Prevent Linguistic Confusion The Pokémon Company announced late yesterday that it’s banning one of the Pokémon trading card game’s newest cards at this year’s World Championship. That’s because this card introduces some potential language barrier issues between international players that would, overall, make it a huge pain in ...
21:48, 08/06/2019

'Relax and speak to America': US soldiers in Trump's military parade are handed instructions on what not to say Susan Walsh/AP US Army soldiers volunteering — or possibly being "voluntold" — for President Donald Trump's "Salute to America" Fourth of July parade in Washington, DC, were handed motivating instructions on what to say if approached by the media. "I am proud to serve this Nation and I ...
15:00, 07/04/2019

Relatives of Sharon Tate, Jay Sebring speak out on horrifying Manson murders 50 years later It’s been 50 years since members of the Manson Family slaughtered seven people during the summer of 1969 — and the painful past continues to haunt their loved ones....
14:48, 08/22/2019

‘We don’t really know these guys’: Toronto Raptors, Golden State Warriors speak at NBA Finals media day The Raptors took the two regular-season games between the teams but fast forward to Game 1 of the NBA Finals, and you have two very different lineups facing off....
04:00, 05/30/2019

How Friends taught the world to speak English – from Jürgen Klopp to Korean pop megastars The Liverpool manager has revealed how the sitcom has helped him get to grips with the language – and he’s far from aloneThey were there for him. Jürgen Klopp, the manager of Liverpool, has credited Ross, Rachel, Phoebe, Monica, Joey and Chandler with teaching him English. Watching the long-running ...
20:01, 08/09/2019

Ellen DeGeneres and More Celebs Speak Out in Defense of Meghan Markle and Prince Harry Ellen DeGeneres is joining Elton John in defending Meghan Markle and Prince Harry. On Monday, the iconic "Rocket Man" singer took to social media to slam "malicious"......
15:16, 08/20/2019

Indonesia woman gets pardon after recording boss’ lewd phone call, says she hopes others 'speak up' An Indonesian woman who received a pardon Thursday after being sentenced to jail for recording her boss’ lewd phone call to prove she was being harassed says she hopes other women “speak up” to prevent similar experiences from happening....
23:32, 07/25/2019

‘This Is About the Preservation of Our Humanity’: Democrats Speak Out About Vile Conditions, Racist Rhetoric at Border Facilities Democrats visiting three detention facilities in Texas on Monday had to raise their voices—despite having microphones—to be heard over the shouts and heckling of pro-Donald Trump, anti-immigrant groups....
20:48, 07/02/2019

Jeffrey Epstein accusers speak out in court, defense team urges probe of death More than a dozen of Jeffrey Epstein's accusers had their day in court Tuesday afternoon -- or what amounted to it after the alleged sex trafficker's suicide earlier this month -- as U.S. District Judge Richard Berman weighed whether to officially dismiss charges against the dead disgraced financier...
03:16, 08/28/2019

MLB, long expecting Latino players to learn English, is finally beginning to speak their language In a sport filled with Spanish-speaking players and language barriers, "the burden has been one way, and all on the Latin players, for too long," one player said....
03:32, 06/05/2019

MLB, long expecting Latin players to learn English, is finally beginning to speak their language In a sport filled with Spanish-speaking players and language barriers, "the burden has been one way, and all on the Latin players, for too long," one player said....
13:32, 06/04/2019

Deceased Hong Kong protester’s parents urge people to ‘speak up bravely against social injustices’ The youth have been at the forefront of huge rallies against the legislation, which has plunged Hong Kong into chaos amid wider fears about the erosion of civil rights in the Chinese territory....
07:16, 07/12/2019

Felicity Huffman's co-stars Angela Bassett, Patricia Arquette speak out on college scandal Felicity Huffman's "Otherhood" co-stars are breaking their silence on her involvement in the nation's largest college admissions scandal.        ...
02:00, 07/20/2019

'Property Brothers' star Jonathan Scott, Zooey Deschanel's estranged husband speak out on romance "Property Brothers" star Jonathan Scott revealed that he is dating someone new, though he didn't confirm it's Zooey Deschanel ... but the proof is in the pudding (and the photos)....
21:01, 09/15/2019

Dancing With the Stars' Missing Pro Dancers Speak Out: Sharna Burgess and Artem Chigvintsev Address Exits Dancing With the Stars will be down a few fan-favorite pro dancers this season. Announced on Good Morning America on Wednesday, Aug. 21, the cast of season 28 includes the likes of The......
01:16, 08/22/2019

Florida bosses told Puerto Rican medical staffers: Speak English or be fired, workers say The group of seven Puerto Rican health care workers filed a complaint and wrote a letter to the Florida Department of Health.        ...
17:48, 08/20/2019

Manson family members speak out 50 years later in shocking doc, recall meeting cult leader: ‘I felt accepted’ The women who followed hippie cult leader Charles Manson are coming forward 50 years after the gruesome murders that shocked the nation during the summer of 1969....
13:16, 08/09/2019

Tuesday’s Daily Brief: Hope for Myanmar, UN News sits down with new Assembly President, youth speak out on climate crisis A recap of Tuesday’s top stories: Hope for justice in Myanmar rights violations; First major interview with new Assembly President; Youth activists want a platform in solving climate crisis; Five deaths every minute due to unsafe health care; Number of migrants outpacing world population growth....
17:00, 09/18/2019

Care home clinician used impersonator to speak to coroner over teen's death at Lancaster Lodge in Richmond A clinician who could face jail for refusing to co-operate with an inquest into the death of a teenage patient was exposed after using an impersonator to speak to the coroner's office, the Standard can reveal....
12:00, 08/19/2019

Watch Fed Chair Jerome Powell speak live as market awaits hints on future rate cuts Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell was scheduled to deliver a speech Tuesday at the Council on Foreign Relations in New York, followed by a question and answer session....
19:16, 06/25/2019

Thursday’s Daily Brief: Harrowing terrorist survivors’ stories, children first in Mediterranean rescues, Yemen and Switzerland updates, new SDG Advocates speak out Our main stories today: Boko Haram terrorist survivors tell their stories; UNICEF speaks out for children adrift on the Mediterranean; UN health agency pushes to stem dengue fever in Yemen; Switzerland declines sponsorship deal with tobacco firm; new SDG Advocates on the job....
01:00, 08/16/2019

Rashida Tlaib hits critics over Holocaust remarks, says friend told her to speak to 'racist idiots' at fourth-grade level Rep. Rashida Tlaib, D-Mich, doubled down on her controversial remarks about having a "calming feeling" whenever she thinks that Palestinians created a "safe haven for Jews" after the Holocaust during her appearance on "Late Night with Seth Meyers" on Monday night, suggesting that she should be speak...
09:48, 05/14/2019

'You are not alone': Epstein accuser Courtney Wild urges more women to speak out One of Jeffrey Epstein's accusers, Courtney Wild, told reporters that he "will never stop sexually abusing children until he is in jail.”        ...
00:48, 07/17/2019

Chicago Police Have Been Compiling Dossiers on People Who Speak at Police Board Meetings Why would the Chicago Police Department be running background checks on people who sign up to speak at public meetings of the city’s police disciplinary panel?...
22:16, 07/24/2019

Tropical Storm Karen Has Already Drowned the Internet in Memes Saying the Storm ‘Wants to Speak to a Manager’ Tropical Storm Karen, which is moving through the Southern Windward islands and could hit Puerto Rico early next week, has inspired the internet to make memes poking fun of the storm’s name. #Karen was trending on Sunday afternoon on Twitter. I was like “Wow #karen is trending! There ...
21:01, 09/22/2019

Members of the Manson Family Speak in New Oxygen Special Manson: The Women The women who followed Charles Manson are speaking out. E! News has your exclusive sneak peek at Manson: The Women, a new Oxygen special premiering August 10, which features interviews......
20:16, 07/22/2019

Who Will Speak First? PM Modi, Trump To Share Stage At "Howdy, Modi" Anticipation is running high hours before the "Howdy, Modi!" event at Houston in the United States where Prime Minister Narendra Modi will share stage with US President Donald Trump. More than 50,000......
14:49, 09/22/2019

Mitigating security risks: we speak to Huawei US security chief The ongoing trade war between the US and China has affected businesses from both countries but no company has faced the level of scrutiny that the Chinese telecoms giant Huawei has. Huawei has been at the center of a global debate that has seen President Trump sign an executive order banning Am...
19:32, 08/19/2019

Victim who was sexually abused by British Army officer tells others to 'speak out' after winning payout from MoD A man who was sexually abused by a British Army cadet officer has spoken for the first time to urge other victims to come forward, after winning a payout from the Ministry of Defence....
18:48, 08/05/2019

Mattis: I will speak out 'when the time is right' Former Secretary of Defense James Mattis said he would break his silence about the Trump administration 'when the time is right.' The retired general was speaking at the Council on Foreign Relations in New York Tuesday to promote his new book. (Sept. 3)       ...
11:32, 09/04/2019

'Smallville' actors Tom Welling, Michael Rosenbaum speak on Allison Mack's sex cult case "Smallville" actors Tom Welling and Michael Rosenbaum addressed former co-star Allison Mack's sex-cult case for the first time.        ...
14:00, 06/21/2019

Tree said to inspire Dr. Seuss' 'The Lorax' dies. Who will speak for the trees? Ted Geisel, better known as Dr. Suess, was inspired to create 'The Lorax' while looking at the Monterey Cypress tree from his California home.        ...
22:00, 06/17/2019

'Truly heartbreaking': Beto O'Rourke, others speak out on Walmart shooting in El Paso Beto O'Rourke, Greg Abbott respond to the El Paso shooting incident at the Cielo Vista Mall Walmart.        ...
06:32, 08/04/2019

'SNL': Tina Fey, Amy Poehler return to help Emma Thompson decode 'Mother Speak' Tina Fey and Amy Poehler returned to "Saturday Night Live" to help Emma Thompson explain what mothers really mean when they talk. It's complicated.        ...
21:16, 05/12/2019

'SNL': Tina Fey, Amy Poehler return to help Emma Thompson explain 'Mother Speak' Tina Fey and Amy Poehler returned to "SNL" to help host Emma Thompson explain what mother's really mean when they talk. It's complicated.        ...
16:16, 05/12/2019

Ava DuVernay lets Trump 'speak for himself' in Central Park Five series 'When They See Us' Netflix's "When They See Us" reminds viewers how Donald Trump called for the death penalty for teenagers in the 1989 Central Park Five case.        ...
15:48, 06/03/2019

Huawei seeks to upstage Apple with Mate 30 smartphone launch Huawei [HWT.UL] launched its Mate 30 range of smartphones on Thursday, saying its cameras were superior, its wraparound screen brighter and its dimensions more compact than Apple's iPhone 11 Pro Max launched last week....
15:18, 09/19/2019

Fiat Chrysler to test vehicle-to-grid technology with 700-car fleet Fiat Chrysler will set up an experimental fleet of up to 700 electric cars to test vehicle-to-grid (V2G) technology, which allows power grids to use energy stored in car batteries to face demand during peak hours....
15:18, 09/19/2019

Wales focus returns to pitch with brutal training session before Georgia match Team seek to move on from Rob Howley’s departurePlayers enjoy best session since arriving in JapanWales players went hell for leather in training on Wednesday night in a bid to put the investigation into Rob Howley’s suspected breach of betting regulations behind them. Howley’s departure from the Ru...
15:18, 09/19/2019

U.N. climate summit to test world’s resolve to halt warming After a summer of wildfires, heat waves and hurricanes, United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres says he is banking on new pledges from governments and businesses to abandon fossil fuels during a special climate summit in New York on Monday....
15:19, 09/19/2019

India could be a winner in the US-China trade war India could benefit from the fallout in the U.S.-China trade war, experts told CNBC — but much-needed reforms on land and labor could prove to be a challenge for companies trying to do business there....
15:19, 09/19/2019

New General Assembly President brings ‘valuable insights’ into key UN challenges The new President of the 74th session of the General Assembly brings to his role “years of United Nations experience”, the UN chief said on Tuesday, as Tijjani Muhammad-Bande banged the gavel to open his year in office....
15:19, 09/19/2019

AP Top Stories September 19 Here's the latest for Thursday September 19th: Canadian Prime Minister Trudeau apologizes for 'brownface' photo; Pompeo in Persian Gulf region; more.        ...
15:48, 09/19/2019

Trudeau apology: brownface unacceptable and racist Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau' apologized following the publication of a yearbook photo showing him in brownface makeup at a 2001 costume party. Opposition leader Andrew Scheer called Trudeau "not fit to govern this country." (Sept. 19)        ...
15:48, 09/19/2019

Microsoft, energy stocks lift Wall Street at open U.S. stocks opened higher on Thursday, boosted by Microsoft Corp and energy stocks, a day after the Federal Reserve cut rates as expected but played down hopes of further monetary easing....
15:48, 09/19/2019

We want to set a price for carbon: German finance minister Germany plans to introduce a carbon pricing model that will encourage companies to invest in technologies that use less carbon dioxide, German Finance Minister Olaf Scholz said on Thursday....
15:48, 09/19/2019

Kelly Clarkson reminisces about 'American Idol' with Simon Cowell, Paula Abdul, Randy Jackson Kelly Clarkson, now the host of her own "The Kelly Clarkson Show," caught up with "American Idol" judges SImon Cowell, Paula Abdul and Randy Jackson.        ...
16:16, 09/19/2019

Prince Harry receives an apology from BBC for publishing ‘race traitor’ image that depicted his assassination The BBC has apologized to Prince Harry after the British network published an image from a neo-Nazi social media group that labeled the royal a “race traitor” for his marriage to Meghan Markle....
16:48, 09/19/2019

The return of the Champions League – Football Weekly Extra Max Rushden, Barry Glendenning, Faye Carruthers and Philippe Auclair discuss action in the Champions League group stage as three of the four English teams stumbled, plus a rugby XV of current and former playersWe discuss the return of the Champions League group stages, as Liverpool, Tottenham and Ch...
16:48, 09/19/2019

Rambo — Your new style icon for fall For some, the name Rambo calls to mind crossbows, big muscles and bigger explosions. For the style-inclined, though, it’s cargo pants and combat boots — the kind of kickass menswear that, incidentally, fashion designers have delivered in spades for fall. In honor of “Rambo: Last Blood,” in theaters ...
17:32, 09/19/2019

Gorgons and organs: the Istanbul Biennial 2019 – in pictures The art festival focuses on the environment for its 16th edition, The Seventh Continent. Its title refers to the huge island of plastic waste floating in the oceans, covering an area five times larger than Turkey itself.The 16th Istanbul Biennial, curated by Nicolas Bourriaud, runs until 10 November...
17:33, 09/19/2019

Pak Police Arrest 2 Classmates Of Hindu Student Found Dead In Hostel Room Two classmates of a Hindu dental student have been detained by the police in Pakistan's Sindh province after she was found dead in her hostel room, a media report said today....
18:48, 09/19/2019

Consumer Bureau’s Complaints Database Is ‘Here to Stay,’ Director Says Consumer advocates and industry groups had a rare moment of alignment over the future of the publicly available record of complaints brought to the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau....
19:16, 09/19/2019

Nancy Pelosi's plan to lower drug costs calls for more gov't authority, fiscal penalties House Speaker Nancy Pelosi unveiled a plan Thursday designed to lower the cost of prescription drugs by giving U.S. health officials more power to negotiate prices and financial penalties for companies that don't....
19:16, 09/19/2019

Authorities Consider Taking Legal Action Against Facebook Over Storm Area 51 Event No one is sure what will happen later this week in Rachel, Nevada—the location of a planned Aliengate festival that evolved out of a viral Facebook event—but local authorities are already considering taking legal action to cover $250,000 the county plans to spend to prepare for the potential onslaug...
19:16, 09/19/2019

How Google Fi's Unlimited Plan Stacks Up to AT&T, Sprint, T-Mobile and Verizon Google’s mobile service, Google Fi, finally has an unlimited data plan. Though the previous sliding-scale “Flexible plan” that defined Fi’s service still remains available, the new unlimited plan offers a more traditional pricing structure, reduced data throttling, and a few other perks. Let’s exam...
19:17, 09/19/2019

I Have A Short Attention Span When It Comes To Cars! What Should I Buy? Evan currently drives a brown Audi wagon, but like many of us he can’t seem to stay focused on owning the same car for a while. He’s looking to change it up with something faster that can sacrifice some practicality but still has all-weather versatility. What car should he buy?...
19:17, 09/19/2019

Report warns AI can’t offer protection from ‘deepfakes’ Artificial intelligence-based solutions may not be able to save us from deceptively altered videos, known as deepfakes, according to a new report from Data and Society. In the report, authors Britt Paris and Joan Donovan put deepfakes on a long continuum of media manipulation and say that they requi...
19:48, 09/19/2019

NTT Docomo moves up Japan-wide 5G to June 2020, offers early access Japan's top carrier will offer trial 5G service on September 20 before bringing base stations to all of the country's prefectures next year.Read More...
19:48, 09/19/2019

Jets' Adams calls NFL 'a damn joke' for fining him Jets safety Jamal Adams, fined $21,506 for a roughing the passer penalty against Browns quarterback Baker Mayfield, blasted the NFL in a tweet Wednesday night....
19:48, 09/19/2019

NFL veteran Vontae Davis quit the NFL midgame. Here's what happened next One year ago, Vontae Davis walked off a football field for the last time ... in the middle of a game. Now he revisits the moment that shocked the NFL and where it's taken him since....
19:48, 09/19/2019

Spinsterhood and stitching charm in Tracy Chevalier's gentle 'A Single Thread' "A Single Thread," Tracy Chevalier's well-mannered novel of spinsterhood and stitching in the wake of WWI, is a pleasing historical diversion.        ...
19:48, 09/19/2019

Alabama coach Nick Saban says absent DE Antonio Alfano has 'basically quit' Alabama five-star freshman Antonio Alfano has been absent from the team for the last two weeks, and coach Nick Saban says the DE has 'basically quit.'       ...
20:16, 09/19/2019

Redskins' Landon Collins on Giants GM Dave Gettleman: 'He's a liar. He lied to everybody' Washington Redskins safety Landon Collins said New York Giants general manager doesn't treat players with respect, adding "he's a liar."       ...
20:16, 09/19/2019

Trump sues to stop Manhattan district attorney from getting his tax returns President Trump’s lawyers filed a lawsuit Thursday to fight the Manhattan district attorney’s demand for eight years of his corporate and personal tax returns. “In response to the subpoenas issued by the New York County District Attorney, we have filed a lawsuit this morning in federal court on beha...
20:16, 09/19/2019

With New Investigation at Duke and U.N.C., Education Dept. Hunts for Anti-Israel Bias The Education Department is investigating a Middle East studies program run by Duke University and the University of North Carolina, citing, among other issues, how Judaism is discussed in the curriculum....
20:48, 09/19/2019

A hat that zaps the scalp with electricity helps reverse male balding A scientist has designed an electric skin patch that stimulated fur growth in hairless mice and reversed his dad’s balding, and has now been made into a hat...
21:16, 09/19/2019

Glam up a head of cabbage with 11 recipes that showcase its versatility Washington post recipes, cabbage recipes, winter recipes, soup recipes, stew recipes, hearty stews, pork recipes, eastern European food, danish food, side dishes, fall food, autumn food, dinner side dishes, side dishes for meat, Chinese stir fry, chinese cabbage, polish food, antoni porowski, antoni...
21:16, 09/19/2019

Meet the Alienstock Bands Canceling Tours and Making Area 51 Raid Music to Play for Their Biggest Crowds Yet For their shows, the rock band the Brothers of Alien Rock can be found dressed up in shiny silver alien costumes, complete with zany masks. Online, you can peruse their episodic videos, documenting the adventures of a band of “stranded aliens left on Earth” with the “will to rock.&...
21:16, 09/19/2019

A Led Zeppelin lullaby: Inside the Rockabye Baby world Ask a parent what their kid is listening to, and they’ll probably say something awful. (“Baby Shark,” anyone?) Luckily, there’s a soothing and satisfying alternative out there for parents, and has been for over 10 years....
21:48, 09/19/2019

Here's Glenn Close and magician Derren Brown slapping the hell out of each other Glenn Close is really good at social media. In the past, she’s delighted her followers by posting a photo of her face transformed into an eerie replica of Woody Harrelson’s, shown off her demonic-looking pet troll, and uploaded a magnificently botched ode to Notre Dame. Now, in the latest of a quick...
21:48, 09/19/2019

'I'm About to Die': Tekashi 6ix9ine Chokes Up As He Recalls Being Beaten, Kidnapped By His Former Crew Disgraced rapper Tekashi 6ix9ine, also known as cooperating witness Daniel Hernandez, has spent the last two days pointing fingers and telling on me and you, your momma, and your cousin too as he testifies against his former friends Anthony “Harv” Ellison and Aljermiah “Nuke” Mack, alleged members o...
21:48, 09/19/2019

Revealed: how US senators invest in firms they are supposed to regulate Analysis of financial disclosure data shows 51 senators and their spouses have as much as $96m invested in corporate stocks As they set national policy on important issues such as climate change, tech monopolies, medical debt and income inequality, US senators have glaring conflicts of interest, an ...
21:48, 09/19/2019

Trudeau scrambles to halt damage as third blackface incident emerges Video of Canadian PM with his face, arms and legs painted black surfaced less than five weeks before federal election Justin Trudeau is scrambling to halt further damage to his re-election campaign after a string of racist images from his past put Canada’s image-conscious prime minister at the centr...
21:48, 09/19/2019

Siberian shaman arrested on trek to exorcise Vladimir Putin Alexander Gabyshev walked 1,700 miles across Russia before being held by policeA wandering shaman on a quest to “drive the evil spirit of [Vladimir] Putin from the Kremlin” has been arrested in Siberia by armed police.Alexander Gabyshev had walked an estimated 1,700 miles from the remote city of Yak...
21:48, 09/19/2019

'It has created a sense of hostility': how Kaws made the art world pay attention With 2.4m Instagram followers, a $14.8m sale and brawls for his T-shirts in Uniqlo, is the artist dismissed as ‘conceptually bankrupt’ more than just a pop culture craze?In a baseball cap and jeans, Brian Donnelly has the chilled-out vibe of a seasoned skater as he leans forward, elbows on knees, an...
21:48, 09/19/2019

Judges urged to back MPs' recall if they rule against prorogation Final arguments at supreme court raise question of who has power to bring parliament backParliament should be allowed to reassemble next week, the supreme court has been urged, as the legal battle over Boris Johnson’s five-week suspension threatened to escalate into a constitutional crisis over who ...
21:48, 09/19/2019

Kobe Bryant recalls what then-Charlotte Hornets GM told him before draft day trade: 'I was triggered' Kobe Bryant was selected with the No. 13 pick in the 1996 NBA Draft by the Charlotte Hornets but his tenure with the organization lasted only a few hours....
21:48, 09/19/2019

When are the Emmys? Everything you need to know before TV's biggest night When are the Emmys? Who are the main nominees? Will 'Game of Thrones' and 'Veep' win big? Here's everything you need to know.        ...
21:48, 09/19/2019

Matt Gaetz Has a Nuclear Meltdown Trying to Go After Al Sharpton A House Judiciary Committee hearing today quickly devolved into name-calling and smears as racist dipshit Rep. Matt Gaetz used his time to attack Rev. Al Sharpton, an MSNBC contributor, over charges that he used anti-Semitic and anti-police rhetoric in the past....
22:32, 09/19/2019

Nancy Pelosi Is the Best Friend Donald Trump Could Ask For When it comes to the issue of impeaching one of the worst Republican presidents of all time, Democratic House Speaker Nancy Pelosi has done exactly the same thing that she did over a decade ago when presented with the issue of impeaching one of the worst Republican presidents of all time: Nothing....
22:32, 09/19/2019

Huawei goes all-in on cloud computing Huawei is preparing to enter the cloud computing market in a big way with the unveiling of the world's fastest AI computing chipset center and a pledge to spend $1.5bn as it looks to recruit more software developers.The Chinese tech giant's new venture will compete with local rivals such a...
22:32, 09/19/2019

Europa League 2019-20 live stream: how to watch the football online from anywhere Forty-eight clubs from across the continent have set out on the long road to UEFA Europa League glory. And this year's tournament is blessed with a number of big name teams that would usually find their place in the Champions League. It should be a cracking cup competition, and you can see...
22:32, 09/19/2019

Microsoft plans to rearchitect Azure Stack by making it container-based Microsoft's 'Project Saturn' is an effort to rearchitect its Azure Stack hybrid computing platform and, possibly one day, to allow key Azure services and APIs to run anywhere....
22:32, 09/19/2019

Renewing an Affair With the Empire State Building A revamped tower wants your love: it’s offering King Kong, flying steel girders — and a vertiginous ride to the 102nd floor. The city’s first supertall also offers grand views of the new New York....
23:16, 09/19/2019

Wall Street mixed as Microsoft climbs and Apple dips Wall Street ended mixed on Thursday, with a gain in Microsoft offsetting a dip in Apple, a day after the Federal Reserve cut interest rates as expected and left the door open for further monetary easing....
23:16, 09/19/2019

Trump adviser says U.S. president ready to escalate trade war if no deal agreed soon: SCMP A trade adviser to Donald Trump has said the U.S. president is ready to escalate the ongoing trade war with China if a trade deal is not agreed soon, the South China Morning Post reported on Thursday....
23:16, 09/19/2019

Tesla Model 3, Audi e-tron get top marks in crash tests The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety released crash test results for several electric vehicles. Tesla picked up its first Top Safety Pick award for its Model 3 which earned “good” ratings in all six crash tests. The Audi e-tron, another electric vehicle, also qualified for that awa...
23:17, 09/19/2019

Jurassic Adventure hits Tucson this weekend Embark on a prehistoric journey and see the largest most realistic dinosaur ever. The Dino Expedition will be on  Sept. 21 and 22 at the Tucson Expo Center, 3750 E. Irvington Rd. To help our viewers enjoy a weekend full-on adventure, News 4 Tucson will be giving out five family 4-pack tickets Friday...
23:17, 09/19/2019

Hector Bellerin and Kieran Tierney to play for Arsenal Under-23s vs Wolves Arsenal coach Unai Emery has revealed Kieran Tierney and Hector Bellerin will play for the Under-23 side on Friday as they continue their recovery from injury....
23:17, 09/19/2019

Justin Trudeau says he does not know how many times he's worn blackface in his life Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau apologized Wednesday after a photo emerged of him wearing brownface during a school event in 2001. He said it was a racist photo but he didn't consider it racist at the time....
23:18, 09/19/2019

Age not an obstacle in Serena Williams' pursuit of 24th major, Mouratoglou says ‘Time is working for her,’ Williams’ coach tells Sky SportsAmerican has lost four straight major finals in bid for recordSerena Williams is getting faster and fitter in her hunt for an elusive 24th Grand Slam title and the 37-year-old still has time on time on her side despite missed opportunities, ...
23:18, 09/19/2019

Mosquito fumigation may have caused mystery 'Havana syndrome', study says Trump administration had charged that cognitive ailments of Canadian and US diplomats were caused by use of a secret weaponFumigation against mosquitoes and not “sonic attacks” may have caused the mysterious illness which afflicted some 40 US and Canadian diplomats in Cuba, according to a new study ...
23:18, 09/19/2019

New York approves $400 million for upstate transmission line New York Transco, a consortium of major utilities, has received approval for up to $400 million to add a new power transmission line to reduce grid congestion and allow lower-cost and renewable electricity produced in upstate New York to flow to downstate customers....
23:48, 09/19/2019

U.S. House speaker: Drug pricing plan should be priority for White House House Democrats' plan to help lower the cost of medicines should be a priority for the White House, U.S. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi told reporters on Thursday at an event unveiling their prescription drug pricing plan....
23:48, 09/19/2019

PR Genius Tony Wyllie Takes His Talents Away From Dan Snyder Sports radio station WJFK in D.C. reported today that Tony Wyllie has quit as Dan Snyder’s communications director to take a job with the Special Olympics. If any good PR came Snyder’s way during Wyllie’s nine-year run with Washington’s NFL team, it doesn’t come to mind. As for the gaffes on Wyllie’...
00:32, 09/20/2019

There's Nothing More Predictable Than Mike Leach Suddenly Having Dumb Thoughts About Homeless People College football coaches tend to be graded on a steep and extremely generous curve when it comes to their personalities. How well they do or don’t do their jobs is easy enough to assess, because it creates a binary win/loss record that reflects the sum of the players they recruit and the assistants ...
00:32, 09/20/2019

Justin Trudeau Says He Didn’t Remember Blackface and Brownface Photos and Admits There Could Be More Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau admitted Thursday that he’s unsure whether there are more images of him in blackface or brownface beyond the ones that have already been released. Trudeau has been under fire since Wednesday, when TIME published a photograph of him in brownface at a party...
00:32, 09/20/2019

France’s President Emmanuel Macron Is Ready to Reset His Troubled Presidency It’s a bright early September day inside France’s presidential Élysée Palace, and President Emmanuel Macron is reflecting on the grueling 12 months just past, with the so-called Yellow Vests (gilets jaunes) protesters raging across the country, many aiming their fury at him...
00:32, 09/20/2019

Boris Johnson’s Brexit Gamble Might Take the U.K. Back to Square One Newly selected British Prime Minister Boris Johnson stormed into 10 Downing Street this past summer vowing to do the impossible: secure a better deal from Brussels than the one offered to his predecessor Theresa May. Johnson threatened to pull the U.K. out of the E.U. on Oct. 31 should that deal not...
00:32, 09/20/2019

Rivers: Clips knew OKC wanted to break team up Doc Rivers says Kawhi Leonard was provided a list of players including Paul George in their free agency meeting, "which was a mistake. ... We did know that Oklahoma City wanted to break their team up, so that helped."...
00:32, 09/20/2019

Ex-staffer: Dantonio ignored warnings on recruit Former Michigan State recruiting director Curtis Blackwell said under oath that Mark Dantonio ignored his assistants' warnings while recruiting a player who subsequently was convicted of sexually assaulting a fellow student on campus....
00:32, 09/20/2019

Apple seeks patent on retinal hologram projectors for AR glasses Lasers beamed directly into your eyes might enable you to experience augmented reality with multi-layered 3D depth, if Apple's latest patent is practical.Read More...
00:32, 09/20/2019

Houston Bush Intercontinental Airport reopens: Rains prompt 650+ canceled flights The Houston airport reopened after a full-ground stop Thursday morning, but it's trying to catch up after hundreds of cancellations and delays.       ...
01:17, 09/20/2019

McConnell backs election security amendment after facing criticism Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said Thursday he is backing a measure to improve election security after Senate Democrats slammed him for blocking bipartisan election security legislation. The amendment to an appropriations package would provide an additional $250 million to the Trump admini...
01:17, 09/20/2019

Everything Jim Cramer said on 'Mad Money,' including Costco downgrade, Expedia CEO, Chipotle, oil Jim Cramer explains why he disagrees with Bernstein's downgrade of Costco, why Chipotle's stock will win 2019 and what investors should do with oil stocks....
02:32, 09/20/2019

| Ex-Spurs, United forward Berbatov retires Dimitar Berbatov, Bulgaria's joint all-time leading international scorer, says that he was retiring as a player after more than a year without a club....
02:32, 09/20/2019

What Lindsay Lohan Does To Avoid Long Bathroom Queues At Nightclubs Nobody likes waiting in queues, especially not Lindsay Lohan. In fact, the American singer-songwriter dislikes it so much, she reserves her own private toilet at nightclubs to avoid standing in long......
02:32, 09/20/2019

We can phase out fossil fuels fast without having a burst of warming Enlarge (credit: Han Jun Zeng / Flickr) Burning fossil fuels spews carbon dioxide into the air, which warms the climate through the greenhouse effect (as if you didn’t know that). But burning fossil fuels also spews sulfur dioxide into the air, and sulfur dioxide forms aerosols that can deflect th...
03:18, 09/20/2019

David Cameron Says Manmohan Singh Confided In Him On Pak Military Action Former British premier David Cameron released his memoirs on Thursday, in which he speaks of getting on well with "saintly" former Indian prime minister Manmohan Singh, who even confided in him about......
03:18, 09/20/2019

"We Are Not In Any Crisis": Prakash Javadekar On Economic Slowdown There is no financial crisis in India, Union Minister Prakash Javadekar said on Thursday, adding that the central government was taking all necessary steps to strengthen the economy....
03:18, 09/20/2019

Does sugar cause inflammation in the body? Research has linked sugar with chronic inflammation and a range of health conditions. Learn how this happens, other foods that cause inflammation, and how to reduce inflammation here....
03:18, 09/20/2019

Surfshark launches free Trust DNS app To help users protect their privacy online and bypass censorship, the privacy protection company Surfshark has launched a new secure DNS resolver for Android called Trust DNS.The new app allows users to browse the internet securely without being tracked or subject to surveillance. Since Surfshark be...
03:18, 09/20/2019

The Repo Market’s a Mess. (What’s the Repo Market?) When plumbing works well, you don’t need to think about it. That’s usually the case with a vital but obscure part of the financial system known as the repo market, where vast amounts of cash and collateral are swapped every day. But when it springs a leak, as it did this week, it rivets the attentio...
03:19, 09/20/2019

Stronger Euro: Another "Brexit Surprise"? While the news in Europe is dominated by Brexit developments, the euro has been quietly getting stronger. First, against the U.S. dollar. Soon, against the British pound. Discover why in this free video....
03:48, 09/20/2019

Labour plans 'NHS forest' of a million trees at hospitals Shadow minister to tell conference he will make health service the world’s greenestAn “NHS forest” of a million trees would be planted at hospitals across the UK under a Labour government as part of the party’s plans for a green revolution.Under proposals due to be outlined at the party’s autumn con...
03:48, 09/20/2019

How to Make Your Old Phone Feel Like New Phones age like bananas, or relationships. Our culture pressures us to spend money on the latest and greatest (phone, not banana). But there’s a wide range of ways to make your current phone feel new, for cheap or for free....
03:48, 09/20/2019

Main IKEA retailer expects to exceed renewable energy goal by year's end Ingka Group, which owns most IKEA stores, will by year's end to exceed its 2020 target to produce as much renewable energy as the energy it consumes, Ingka Chief Executive Jesper Brodin said on Thursday....
04:48, 09/20/2019

Peter Beardsley barred from football for seven months over racist language • Coach guilty on three charges of racist and abusive language• Former Newcastle and England player denied all charges The former England striker Peter Beardsley has been banned from football for 32 weeks after being found guilty of three charges of racially abusing black players while coach of the ...
04:49, 09/20/2019

Thursday’s Daily Brief: Stark childbirth survival figures, Security Council split on Syria, nature-based climate initiatives A recap of Thursday’s top stories: One pregnant woman or child dies every 11 seconds; No ceasefire agreement for Syria’s Idlib; Latest Taliban attack in Afghanistan; Dozens of countries rely on food assistance; Nature’s role in climate-change mitigation....
05:16, 09/20/2019

NY woman fined and released for bringing marijuana into Russia, court says A New York woman arrested in Russia on suspicion of possessing marijuana she claimed was medicinal has been released, a Russian court said in a statement....
05:16, 09/20/2019

How to fly with babies and kids … without losing it NBC — Flying with young kids is rarely easy, no matter how often you do it. It gets better as they get older, of course, but until then it’s usually a slog. Who wants to stay home, though? Not many say recent reports, especially U.S. millennials, who are traveling with their kids in record num...
06:16, 09/20/2019

Gary Lineker says he is 'negotiating pay' with the BBC amid salary cut speculation Former footballer and BBC host Gary Lineker has confirmed he is in "negotiations" with the broadcaster amid reports he has volunteered to take a pay cut....
06:16, 09/20/2019

Premier League star jumped from hotel window wearing just his boxers amid blackmail plot, court told A Premier League star jumped from a window in only his boxers after being was filmed in a hotel room with a woman amid a blackmail plot, a court has been told....
06:16, 09/20/2019

The Londoner: Adonis's fight to stand in Vauxhall In today's diary: Adonis's fight to stand in Vauxhall | Leave hero Jacob wins lying down | Baroness Hale's life has been imortalised in print | Neneh Cherry's hand-picked talents blossom in the woods...
06:16, 09/20/2019

Daniel Jones is making a ‘loud’ impression as Giants starter There will be growing pains and baby steps before they will be singing the Ballad of Danny Dimes, because Eli Manning wasn’t Eli Manning when he first started, John Elway wasn’t John Elway, and on and on. But a portrait of a rookie at ease with the magnitude of this moment, comfortable in his own......
06:18, 09/20/2019

‘New Amsterdam’ Season 2 opener deals with tragedy’s aftermath Tuesday’s season premiere of “New Amsterdam” weaves the fatal ambulance crash that ended Season 1 with its emotional and physical toll on the show’s lead characters. “I think the trajectory of this season is about grief and recovery,” says series creator David Schulner. “The [ambulance] accident ...
07:02, 09/20/2019

|SPECIALREPORT:DowntheGuptas'financialrabbithole The controversial Gupta family is known for making millions from the South African government - including $41m from Eskom, the state energy company. Here’s where the money went....
07:32, 09/20/2019

|TECHNICALANALYSIS:Wooliesstockbreaksoutaboveimportantresistancelevels Woolworths has been the leading retail stock in recent months on the JSE, and it’s now gone on to break out above important resistance levels. This is bullish and the stock has two higher price targets....
07:32, 09/20/2019

It's Time to Listen to the Teens Swedish teen activist Greta Thunberg landed in the U.S. earlier this month and has since injected a much-needed sense of urgency into the climate conversation. Her climate strike movement is gearing up for a huge global climate strike on Friday. Thunberg will be in New York, but she’s taken to Washi...
08:18, 09/20/2019

Residents evacuate as floodwaters rise in Texas Residents in the Houston area use cars and boats to evacuate as the remnants of Imelda continue to pound the region with heavy rain. (September 19)        ...
08:18, 09/20/2019

De Blasio to Developers: Donate to My Nonprofit. $125,000 Came. Three developers were fined tens of thousands of dollars for potentially violating lobbying laws by donating to Mayor Bill de Blasio’s nonprofit group....
08:19, 09/20/2019

2020 Honda CR-V Facelift Unveiled Globally; Gets A New Hybrid Version Honda has finally pulled the wraps off the 2020 Honda CR-V facelift. This particular model is the US-spec version, and in addition to refreshed styling, new features and upgraded engine options, the......
08:19, 09/20/2019

Tata Nexon EV And Altroz EV To Be Launched With The Ziptron Powertrain Technology Tata Motors is all-set to take its EV game ahead with its latest EV powertrain technology. The Ziptron will power a range of Tata's future EVs and carandbike can confirm that the first two models will......
08:19, 09/20/2019

Key quarterback injuries have reshaped the top of the NFL just 2 weeks into the 2019 season AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill A slew of quarterback injuries has changed the landscape of the NFL just two weeks into the season. The Saints, Steelers, Jets, and Jaguars are all attempting to weather the storm without their starter, relying on backups to hold the fort. Below we break down the outlook of...
09:00, 09/20/2019

Officials just confirmed 7 deaths and 530 cases of serious lung disease tied to vaping. Here are all the health risks you should know about. AP Photo/Craig Mitchelldyer The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the Food and Drug Administration are investigating a spate of lung illnesses tied to vaping, or using e-cigarettes. According to new numbers released on Thursday, there have been 530 confirmed and probable cases of illne...
09:00, 09/20/2019

Save $260 on a KitchenAid stand mixer and $200 on Beats by Dre headphones — plus 6 other deals happening now Alyssa Powell/Business Insider We rounded up the eight best sales and deals happening online today, with savings on KitchenAid stand mixers, Beats by Dre headphones, and outdoor gear and apparel at Moosejaw and L.L.Bean. Deals in this article are subject to change throughout the day. The prices list...
09:00, 09/20/2019

Inside the oldest Irish tavern in New York City McSorley's Old Ale House is the oldest Irish tavern in America. The historic pub is covered in old artifacts, photos, and momentos, each one telling a story of days past. We interviewed the current owners about the bar's storied past and learned why McSorley's is the most legendary bar in NYC. Visit...
09:00, 09/20/2019

How to change the keyboard language on a Mac computer, and switch between different languages with just a click AP You can change the keyboard language on a Mac computer by accessing your Mac's System Preferences menu. Changing your keyboard language can be incredibly useful if you often write in a language other than your computer's default language. Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. If y...
09:00, 09/20/2019

Amazon commits to 100% renewable energy, 100,000 electric vans to fight climate change Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos said Thursday that the company has committed to meet the terms of the Paris climate agreement 10 years ahead of schedule.       ...
09:00, 09/20/2019

Sanders touts fundraising milestone, hitting 1 million individual donors Sen. Bernie Sanders is spotlighting that his presidential campaign has received contributions from one million individual donors. The independent senator from Vermont’s campaign – in announcing the news on Thursday – touted that Sanders is the fastest presidential candidate in history to reach that ...
09:01, 09/20/2019

Retired SEAL McRaven says US will be in Afghanistan for 'very long time' Retired Navy SEAL Adm. William McRaven, the former head of U.S. Special Operations Command (SOCOM) who organized the 2011 raid that took out Al Qaeda leader Usama bin Laden, says the U.S. will be in Afghanistan “for a very long time.”...
09:01, 09/20/2019

Taiwan And Kiribati Cut Diplomatic Ties Amid China Tension Taiwan and Kiribati severed ties on Friday after the tiny Pacific nation decided to switch diplomatic recognition to China, the second defection to Beijing by one of Taipei's allies this week....
09:01, 09/20/2019

Mark Zuckerberg Meets Donald Trump, Rejects Calls To Break Up Facebook Facebook chief executive Mark Zuckerberg met Thursday with US President Donald Trump and members of Congress on a political reconnaissance mission to Washington, where he rejected calls to break up......
09:01, 09/20/2019

Grim 'Back to School' ad portraying kids in mass shooting is biggest PSA yet from Sandy Hook Promise The PSA features kids in what initially appears to be a cheerful spot. But it becomes darker as children show how their back-to-school products help in the context of a shooting....
09:32, 09/20/2019

The top Pentagon space command officer recently met with investors Musk, Bezos and Branson The Air Force's newly minted U.S. Space Command general said that he has recently met with billionaire space race investors Elon Musk, Jeff Bezos and Richard Branson....
09:32, 09/20/2019

Yankees' German placed on leave under DV policy Major League Baseball announced Thursday that New York Yankees right-hander Domingo German has been placed on administrative leave under the joint domestic violence policy between the league and the MLB Players Association....
10:17, 09/20/2019

Reports: Dolphins reverse course, Rosen to start Sunday A day after head coach Brian Flores affirmed veteran Ryan Fitzpatrick, the Miami Dolphins reversed course and made Josh Rosen the starting quarterback for Sunday's game at the Dallas Cowboys, according to multiple reports Thursday....
10:17, 09/20/2019

Acuna, Freeman power Braves past Phillies Ronald Acuna Jr. hit his 40th home run, and Freddie Freeman delivered a key two-run single that helped the visiting Atlanta Braves beat the Philadelphia Phillies 5-4 on Thursday....
10:17, 09/20/2019

How will Liverpool line up vs Chelsea? Georginio Wijnaldum set to replace James Milner With a midweek League Cup tie that will offer the chance to make changes on the horizon, Jurgen Klopp is likely to ask for one more game from a similar XI to that which has featured in Liverpool's last two outings....
10:18, 09/20/2019

Chrome finally introduces a visual tab switcher that’s easy to use on mobile We all have been in the situation where we’ve lost count the number of browser tabs we’ve opened on our phones. To help you solve that problem, Google just introduced a bunch of clever new features for tab management in Chrome on mobile and desktop, including a tiled tab switcher and tab grouping. N...
10:18, 09/20/2019

Trump to get broad range of military options to respond to Saudi oil attacks: report President Trump will be given a broad range of military options on Friday for responding to the recent attacks on Saudi Arabian oil facilities, according to a new report. The Pentagon will present Trump with a list of targets for airstrikes inside Iran, among other measures, The Associated Press sai...
10:18, 09/20/2019

Security Council: Two draft resolutions, zero consensus on ceasefire in Syria’s Idlib The UN Security Council on Thursday failed to reach consensus on either of two competing resolutions on a cessation of hostilities in Idlib, Syria: the last province in the war-torn nation that is still largely held by rebel forces....
11:17, 09/20/2019

Shares soothed by stimulus, oil heads higher World shares rose on Friday as stimulus measures by major central banks eased worries about growth, especially in Asian markets, while oil headed for its best week since January....
11:17, 09/20/2019

UN human rights report shows rise in reprisals against activists, victims Cases of intimidation and retaliation against victims, civil society and activists who cooperate with the United Nations are on the rise, a new report from the UN Human Rights Office reveals....
13:00, 09/20/2019

Deadly vaping lung illnesses are cropping up across the US, and experts blame everything from vegetable oil to ‘Dank Vapes’ Luxy Images/Getty Images A mysterious and deadly crop of lung injuries is showing up across the US. Health experts think vaping may be to blame. At least seven people have died from lung illnesses after vaping, and 530 have been injured. Some have been put into medically-induced comas. Authorities ...
13:01, 09/20/2019

Tinder's apocalypse series 'Swipe Night' will match users based on choices they make while watching The show comes as social media platforms and legacy media companies alike have launched a flurry of original content alongside new streaming platforms like Apple TV+ and Disney+. Additionally, Tinder faces new competition from Facebook Dating....
14:16, 09/20/2019

Mother of Eric Garner calls for federal legislation on excessive use of force by police Eric Garner's mother, Gwen Carr, testified before Congress about police use of excessive force alongside former tennis star James Blake and the Rev. Al Sharpton....
14:16, 09/20/2019

EPA chief Andrew Wheeler says divisive 'transparency' rule will move ahead next year Environmental Protection Agency chief Andrew Wheeler told lawmakers Thursday the agency plans to implement a controversial transparency rule that critics say could limit available science....
14:16, 09/20/2019

Barrier issue forces WTCR to short Suzuka course, not F1 layout The World Touring Car Cup will switch from Suzuka's full Formula 1 layout to the shorter East Course for its 2019 round due to complications with the track's barrier set-up...
14:18, 09/20/2019

When Dictionaries Wade Into the Gender (Non)Binary Merriam-Webster announced an additional definition for “they”: a third-person, singular pronoun for nonbinary people. And Oxford has been criticized for its entry under “woman.”...
14:18, 09/20/2019

Washington, DC, shooting leaves 1 dead, 5 injured: reports At least one person was killed and five injured Thursday night when gunfire erupted in the Columbia Heights section of Washington, D.C., prompting a major police response and a search for the suspects....
14:18, 09/20/2019

Nokian Tyres Says High Inventories In Europe To Hurt H2 Sales European distributors are holding back from buying costly winter tyres due to high inventories, Finland's Nokian Tyres said on Thursday, adding it saw weakness in its Russian market too....
14:48, 09/20/2019

Yankees clinch AL East for first time since 2012 The Yankees beat the Angels on Thursday to clinch their first AL East title since 2012. The win also clinched New York's second straight 100-win season....
14:48, 09/20/2019

Urbanworld 2019: How Kasi Lemmons, Vondie Curtis-Hall and Henry Hunter Hall Continue a Creative Legacy in Harriet Before she departed this earth, Harriet Tubman’s last words were, “I go to prepare a place for you.” When I hear such a powerful phrase, I can’t help but think of the concept of legacy....
14:48, 09/20/2019

Happy 85th birthday, Sophia Loren! Italian actress Sophia Loren turns 85 on Sept. 20, 2019. She is the only one of the American Film Institute's 25 female greatest screen legends who is still alive.        ...
14:48, 09/20/2019

Math teacher Jason Zuffranieri climbs 'Jeopardy!' rankings. Is he the new James Holzhauer? With 15 'Jeopardy!' wins, math teacher Jason Zuffranieri has become a force to reckon with. Can he beat James Holzhauer's record?        ...
14:48, 09/20/2019

Colt Says Its Decision to Stop Making AR-15 Rifles for Civilians Is Driven by Customers. Experts Aren’t So Sure Colt will stop producing AR-15 rifles for consumers, the Connecticut-based gunmaker announced Thursday. In a statement, Colt’s CEO Dennis Veilleux said the decision to suspend production was entirely market-driven. The statement made no mention of the mass shootings that involved the style of ...
15:32, 09/20/2019

Kaillie Humphries stood up to her sport's abusive culture. It ended how you'd expect The double Olympic champion was denied her bid to escape a coach she says abused and harassed her, exposing a numbingly familiar truth: the system is not set up to support survivorsKaillie Humphries brought glory to Canada time and again on the world stage, winning a gold medal in the two-woman bobs...
15:32, 09/20/2019

Rugby World Cup 2019: Japan 30-10 Russia in the opening game – as it happened Kotaro Matsushima ran in a hat-trick as Japan kicked off their Rugby World Cup with a 30-10 victory against Russia at Tokyo Stadium 2.26pm BST Thank you for reading, not to mention emailing and tweeting, during that entertaining curtain-raiser to the 2019 Rugby World Cup. I will be back for more tom...
15:32, 09/20/2019

Centre Investing LIC Money In Loss-Making Firms: Priyanka Gandhi Vadra Congress leader Priyanka Gandhi Vadra today alleged that the Modi government was "shattering" people's trust in LIC by investing the state-run insurance firm's money in loss-making companies....
15:32, 09/20/2019

Canada's Trudeau takes campaign to ethnically diverse Toronto amid blackface scandal Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, embroiled in a blackface picture scandal, will appear on Friday in the country's most ethnically diverse city where he will make an announcement on gun control in a bid to get his campaign back on issue....
16:32, 09/20/2019

Saka revels in dream Arsenal debut as young guns shine in Europe "Teenage forward Bukayo Saka said it was a \"dream come true\" to score his first Arsenal goal as he helped inspire them to a convincing 3-0 on Thursday."...
16:34, 09/20/2019

Beardsley suspended until April 2020 over racist insults "Former Newcastle United Under-23s coach Peter Beardsley has been suspended for 32 weeks by the Football Association (FA) after he was found guilty on three counts of offensive language towards the club\u0027s U23 players, the FA said on Thursday."...
16:34, 09/20/2019

Emmys 2019: Game of Thrones leads the race but can it rule for the last time? A host-less ceremony pits the divisive final season of the awards juggernaut against fresher contendersThe divisive final season of Game of Thrones is set to do battle for one last time this weekend as it heads into the Emmys with a record 32 nominations. Related: Emmys 2019 predictions: who will wi...
16:34, 09/20/2019

Bringing back Robert Downey Jr's Iron Man for the Black Widow movie is cheating Ellen Ripley and Gandalf have staged comebacks, but making Marvel fans watch their heroes die, then blithely return, is a big ask emotionallyHollywood has always had a problem with death. Yes, it’s a hugely effective plot device when you need to ramp up the drama. But it’s inconvenient when you kill...
16:34, 09/20/2019

Brittany Howard: Jaime review (Columbia Records)A wonderful solo debut takes in race, religion and boozy excess, all with searing lyricismWinners of four Grammy awards across three styles – rock, alternative and roots – Alabama Shakes straddle others besides: gospel, blues, rock’n’roll, soul. But this debut solo album from front...
16:34, 09/20/2019

Hong Kong protesters personal data leaked by Russian website A website registered on a Russian domain has shared detailed personal information of dozens of Hong Kong protesters and journalists. Observers view it as another serious blow to the city's dwindling civil liberties....
16:35, 09/20/2019

MOSAiC: Great Arctic expedition starts For one year, a research ship called "Polarstern" will drift through the frozen Arctic. Researchers want to better understand the influence of the Arctic on climate, says cruise leader Christian Haas in a DW interview....
16:35, 09/20/2019

How Romania's Enescu Festival unites a nation Described as a ray of light in a politically and socially torn country, the George Enescu Festival is also giving its first-ever guest performance in Berlin this season....
16:35, 09/20/2019

EU officials intercepted nearly €740 million in counterfeit goods in 2018 According to the European Commission, businesses in the bloc lose out €56 billion per year in direct sales because of counterfeit goods. Toys and cigarettes were the most common items confiscated last year....
16:35, 09/20/2019

Europa League: Gladbach suffer humiliation of their own making Gladbach weren't the only Bundesliga side to lose in Europe this week, but they were the only ones hammered by a team few fans across the continent will have heard of. The honeymoon period is over for Marco Rose....
16:35, 09/20/2019

Ralph Lauren launches Rachel Green Friends collection Twenty-five years ago, Rachel Karen Green burst into the Central Perk coffee house in a soaking wet, off-the-shoulder wedding dress, and Friends was born....
17:48, 09/20/2019

Celine Dion begs Drake to think twice about tattoo of her face In bizarre celebrity news of the week, Celine Dion has spoken out to beg singer and rapper Drake to think twice about getting a tattoo of her face on his body....
17:48, 09/20/2019

See Scott Disick Explode at Corey Gamble for Saying He'd "Whip" Penelope's Butt It's safe to say that Scott Disick is not a fan of Corey Gamble's parenting advice. In this clip from Sunday's all-new Keeping Up With the Kardashians, the Flip It Like Disick......
17:48, 09/20/2019

Why Bachelor in Paradise's Demi Burnett Is Worried About Chris Bukowski and Katie Morton Bachelor in Paradise season six is officially over. While viewers watched three couples walk away engaged, Demi Burnett has concerns about one pair's future. The reality star......
17:48, 09/20/2019

Song of Style's Aimee Song Takes Us Inside Her World A little over a decade ago, while studying interior architecture in college, Aimee Song started a little fashion blog as a mere hobby. An outlet to explore her passion while she followed the......
17:48, 09/20/2019

Media visits wrecked Saudi oil plant, Iran vows to strike back if attacked Saudi Arabia on Friday took media to inspect oil facilities hit by attacks that Washington and Riyadh blame on Iran, showing melted pipes and burned equipment, as Tehran vowed wide retaliation if heightened tensions boil over into hostilities....
17:48, 09/20/2019

Mould-breaking court to shape Britain's Brexit agony Britain is renowned for its ancient, august and male-dominated institutions - yet its biggest moment since World War Two may be shaped by a mere decade-old court run by a very modern woman....
17:48, 09/20/2019

Two Malicious Apps With 1.5 Million Downloads Removed From Google Play These apps ask for a whole set of permissions, including the ability to record audio without user confirmation, and served intrusive adware that earned money for developers in an unethical manner....
18:16, 09/20/2019

The most exciting Google Maps feature ever is about to get even better About a month ago, Google released the most exciting Google Maps feature ever to more Android and iPhone devices that support augmented reality (AR) features. That’s the Live View mode that places virtual directions right on top of an actual view of your surroundings with the help of the phone...
18:16, 09/20/2019

The Creepypasta Community That Influenced Control Control’s setting, a secretive government facility that studies supernatural happenings, is engrossing. If you can’t get enough of the game’s surreal atmosphere, perhaps you should check out the SCP Foundation, a community-run fiction archive that many speculated was an inspiration for Control. It t...
18:16, 09/20/2019

BAT says none of its e-cigs linked to U.S. vaping illnesses as far as it knows British American Tobacco Plc, the maker of Vype and Vuse e-cigarettes, said as far as it knows, none of its products were involved in recent cases of vaping-related illnesses in the United States....
19:01, 09/20/2019

Trump says he doesn't need a trade deal with China before the 2020 election Trump also said he is "not looking for a partial deal" with Beijing, moving away from his suggestion last week that he would consider an "interim deal."...
19:01, 09/20/2019

Uzbekistan bars lavish debt-trap weddings Not more than 250 guests, two music bands, and a maximum of three posh cars in a motorcades – such are the new wedding regulations adopted by the Uzbek parliament this week in an attempt to curb excessive spending and social discord....
19:32, 09/20/2019

Inside Saudi Arabia's response to a raid on the heart of the oil kingdom Saudi Arabia's newly appointed energy minister was in London when he learned in the middle of the night of the largest-ever attack on the kingdom’s oil infrastructure....
19:32, 09/20/2019

Trump threatens to dump captured ISIS fighters in Europe President Trump on Friday renewed his threat to dump ISIS prisoners back to the European countries they hailed from — saying the US would drop them at the border and the Europeans will “have to capture them again.” “I defeated the caliphate. When I came, the caliphate was all over the place. I defea...
19:32, 09/20/2019

Trump Says He Is "Surprised" By Trudeau 'Blackface' Images US President Donald Trump said Friday he was surprised at decades-old images of Justin Trudeau wearing "blackface" makeup that have rocked the Canadian prime minister's re-election campaign....
19:32, 09/20/2019

Thomas Cook Needs $250 Million, Or 1.6 Lakh Tourists May Get Stranded Britain's Thomas Cook needs to find an extra 200 million pounds ($251 million) to satisfy its lenders or one of the world's oldest holiday company risks collapse, potentially stranding thousands of......
19:32, 09/20/2019

Yes, I'm striking over the climate crisis. And suing the US government, too | Vic Barrett As one of the 21 young plaintiffs in the Juliana v United States lawsuit, I am inspired by my people’s past to fight for the futureI was born into a world in which my future and my past are uncertain. Born into a world where my inheritance is slipping into the sea. Born into a world where my people ...
19:32, 09/20/2019

Scott Morrison applauds America's 'moral purpose' while meeting Donald Trump Prime minister says Australia will take a ‘stronger stand against the biased and unfair targeting of Israel in the UN General Assembly’Scott Morrison was set to use his opening speeches in the United States to emphasise the shared values between Australia and America and attempt to land a nuanced me...
19:32, 09/20/2019

History of free African strongholds fires Brazilian resistance to Bolsonaro Quilombo dos Palmares – founded by Africans who escaped slavery – maintained its independence for 100 years and has become a touchstone for a new generationA palm-fringed ridge rises above the plains of Alagoas in north-east Brazil. Just a few replica thatched huts and a wall of wooden stakes now st...
19:32, 09/20/2019

Argentina police arrest gang accused of smuggling cocaine in plastic penises Police say they seized the cocaine-loaded penises at the home of a couple who managed a Peruvian restaurantPolice in Argentina have arrested members of a gang of drug dealers accused of smuggling cocaine hidden inside plastic penises.The cocaine-loaded members, of the kind found as costume adornment...
19:32, 09/20/2019

Trump claims homeless people hurt the environment. Here's why that's wrong The president threatened to issue San Francisco a violation after claiming the city allowed needles and waste to flow into the oceanDonald Trump has targeted San Francisco and its homeless crisis once again, saying his administration will issue the city an environmental violation notice for allowing...
19:32, 09/20/2019

People v mosquitos: what to do about our biggest killer These tiny pests adapt so successfully to changing conditions that they have become humankind’s deadliest predator. We might soon be able to eradicate them – but should we? By Timothy WinegardWe are at war with the mosquito. A swarming and consuming army of 110tn enemy mosquitoes patrols every inch ...
19:32, 09/20/2019

COMMENTARY: Islamophobia and racism were part of this election long before Trudeau’s racist makeup Images of Liberal Leader Justin Trudeau in racist makeup sparked conversations on Islamophobia and racism in Canada, but these were issues long before then, Amira Elghawaby writes....
19:33, 09/20/2019

Market Calling the Clock On Tech Unicorns The clock appears to be ticking on the days in which technology companies losing billions of dollars are valued at tens of billions in the public market. That realization may be forcing the hand of today’s most richly valued private companies....
19:33, 09/20/2019

Master the Chunky-Chain Necklace Trend As actress and model Marisa Berenson illustrated in 1969, weighty gold chains can make an impressive statement, especially when layered. Jewelry brands including Hermès are tackling the style....
20:49, 09/20/2019

Microsoft boss: tech firms must stop 'if it's legal, it's acceptable' approach Exclusive: Brad Smith says firms must help define and live by standards before they are forced on themTech companies should stop behaving as though everything that is not illegal is acceptable, says Microsoft’s second-in-command. Instead, they should focus on defining – and living by – the standards...
20:50, 09/20/2019

Trump says ending China trade war not a priority before 2020 election President Trump said Friday that his administration was “making a lot of progress” with China, as deputy-level trade talks continued for a second day and Washington lifted tariffs on over 400 Chinese products at the request of US businesses, who said they’d be hurt by the tariffs. But he also noted ...
21:34, 09/20/2019

TCL’s new 6-Series 4K TVs drop today for $599 If you’re a budget TV buyer you’ll be happy to know that the all-new TCL 6-Series TVs are available to buy at a number of retailers today.The big difference between this year’s crop of TVs and last year’s is the addition of new Quantum Dot screens that will enhance color ...
21:34, 09/20/2019

Inside Patriots WR Antonio Brown's contentious relationship with longtime girlfriend Patriots receiver Antonio Brown tried to gain custody of three of his children and have their mother removed from his home last year.       ...
22:32, 09/20/2019

Ohio State Buckeyes legend, Heisman Trophy winner Howard 'Hopalong' Cassady dies at 85 Ohio State Buckeyes legend Howard "Hopalong" Cassady, who won the Heisman Trophy in 1955 and went on to a nine-year NFL career, died Friday at 85.       ...
22:32, 09/20/2019

Opinion: Jalen Ramsey's landing spots, Lamar Jackson's growth and Kirk Cousins' struggles Jalen Ramsey could be a key piece for a contender ... if one is willing to pay up to obtain the Jaguars' star cornerback.       ...
22:32, 09/20/2019

Before playing Dolphins, Cowboys assistant Rod Marinelli reflects on 0-16 Lions of 2008 Dallas Cowboys defensive coordinator Rod Marinelli, who coached the 0-16 Lions of 2008, expects the winless Miami Dolphins to compete.       ...
22:32, 09/20/2019

Trump urged Ukraine president eight times during call to investigate Joe Biden's son, report says The Wall Street Journal's report came as a top Ukraine official said President Donald Trump "is looking" for Ukraine officials to investigate business dealings of Biden's son "to discredit" Biden as he seeks the Democratic presidential nomination....
22:32, 09/20/2019

US prosecutors charge ex-UAW official with conspiracy in widening union corruption probe The former top aide of retired United Auto Workers Vice President Joe Ashton, a former member of GM's board, was charged Friday with conspiracy to commit wire fraud and money laundering....
22:32, 09/20/2019

Lawmakers urge FDA to immediately pull Juul, other e-cigarettes from the market A bipartisan group of senators is urging acting Food and Drug Administration Commissioner Ned Sharpless to immediately pull most e-cigarettes off the market, including market leader Juul....
22:32, 09/20/2019

Japan's Mitsubishi Says Rogue Oil Trader Lost $320 Million Japan’s Mitsubishi said a subsidiary has lost about $320 million on energy derivatives, after a rogue employee in Singapore entered into secret unauthorized trades and then lost money as crude prices fell....
22:32, 09/20/2019

Trump administration signs asylum agreement with El Salvador The Trump administration on Friday signed an "asylum cooperative agreement" with El Salvador that would mean migrants who pass through the country need to have first sought and been denied asylum there before continuing to the U.S....
23:17, 09/20/2019

‘Collective’ erosion of two-State solution, continues unabated: Mladenov The “steady deterioration” of chances that a lasting peace can be negotiated between Israel and Palestine as two States live side by side, reflects a “collective failure” of leadership across the region and the world....
23:17, 09/20/2019

Montgomery County Police Officer Kyle Olinger wrote Facebook post reflecting on shooting that paralyzed him More than a decade since he was left paralyzed from the chest down -- the result of a bullet fired by an 18-year-old who was a passenger in a car he had stopped -- retired Montgomery County Police Officer Kyle Olinger wrote a long post on Facebook to say that, despite what he often heard, he was not...
23:18, 09/20/2019

California And 23 Other States Sue Trump Administration As Emissions Fight Escalates For decades, California’s been able to set its own emissions standards, but the Trump Administration moved this week to end that ability as it seeks to create one national standard for (very debatably) cheaper, safer cars. But California’s not going down without a fight, and nearly two dozen other s...
23:48, 09/20/2019

German coalition parties reach deal on climate protection package: source Germany's government parties have reached a deal on a climate protection package which includes provisions to make sure that any future deviations from carbon emissions cuts targets can be corrected, a source close to the negotiations said on Friday....
23:48, 09/20/2019

Fed's Rosengren flags risks to economy in WeWork-style model The rise in co-working spaces, like those offered by WeWork, may be a source of financial instability that could make the next U.S. recession worse by sparking a run on commercial real estate, Boston Federal Reserve Bank President Eric Rosengren said on Friday....
23:48, 09/20/2019

| 2 Kenyans dropped from Doha Worlds over testosterone levels Two female Kenyan middle-distance runners have been dropped from the team for this month's IAAF World Championships due to high levels of testosterone....
00:50, 09/21/2019

Walmart to stop selling e-cigarettes at its stores Walmart says it will stop selling electronic cigarettes at its namesake stores and Sam's Clubs following a string illnesses and deaths related to vaping....
00:50, 09/21/2019

Preorder LEGO's Enormous Star Destroyer Set, Get Free LEGOLAND or LEGOLAND Discovery Center Tickets LEGO’s upcoming 4784-piece Star Destroyer looks like one of the most stunning LEGO Star Wars sets in a long and rich tradition of amazing LEGO Star Wars sets, and if you preorder it through LEGO today, you’ll get double VIP points with a free LEGO VIP account....
00:50, 09/21/2019

Borderlands 3: The Kotaku Review Take a bag of potato chips—any brand, anywhere—and you more or less know what you’re going to get. Crispy, greasy salt and oil delivered via thin layers of starch, they make a mess of crumbs and grease, and they’re terribly delicious, extremely difficult to stop eating once you’ve caved into the fir...
00:50, 09/21/2019

iOS 13: The Ars Technica review Enlarge / iOS 13 on an iPhone 11 Pro. (credit: Samuel Axon) Last year, Apple set users’ expectations with iOS 12, saying it would be focused on improving performance and fixing bugs and stability issues instead of adding a bunch of new features. And while there were still plenty of bugs over the c...
01:48, 09/21/2019

How do you manage software and saves on a second Switch? It’s complicated I do... With the launch of the Switch Lite this week, a lot of families are going to be adding a second, more portable Switch to their household. This is definitely doable, but there are some important caveats to keep in mind, especially if you purchase downl...
01:48, 09/21/2019

US imposes new sanctions on Iran's central bank President Donald Trump says the US has imposed new sanctions on Iran's central bank following Tehran's alleged involvement in last weekend's drone and cruise missile attacks on Saudi oil facilities....
01:48, 09/21/2019

Trump says de Blasio’s ‘one real asset’ is his height During a state visit with Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison, Trump didn’t pass up a chance to ding the New York City mayor for dropping his long shot bid for the White House that morning....
02:32, 09/21/2019

Amnesty accuses Hong Kong police of ‘disturbing pattern’ of abuse, torture Amnesty International accused Hong Kong police on Friday of torture and other abuses in their handling of more than three months of pro-democracy protests, but the police say they have shown restraint on the street in the face of increased violence....
02:32, 09/21/2019

Trump suggests Obama should have ‘moved faster’ to save Otto Warmbier President Trump said Friday he’d had dinner with the family of college student Otto Warmbier, who died when he returned to the US after being tortured in a North Korean prison — and suggested that President Obama should have moved faster to win his release. “I had dinner the other night with the War...
02:32, 09/21/2019

Gun shock: Majority support ‘mandatory buyback’ of AR-15s A new survey appears to support Democratic presidential candidate Beto O’Rourke’s push for a mandatory buyback of semi-automatic weapons such as AR-15s and AK-47s, among the most popular guns in the world....
02:32, 09/21/2019

Giuliani Revels in Another Cable Dust-up Defending Trump Mr. Giuliani’s unconstrained television appearances have long raised concerns with the rest of Mr. Trump’s legal team, as well as White House officials....
02:32, 09/21/2019

Program to Prevent Suicide by Veterans Earns Bipartisan Support More than 6,000 veterans took their own lives each year between 2008 and 2017, and roughly 20 a day since 2014, according to statistics released Friday....
02:32, 09/21/2019

Samsung just reminded us that the Galaxy Fold is an accident waiting to happen Samsung fixed the poorly designed Galaxy Fold and launched it some five months after its initial launch date, so we can all forget about the original device that was supposed to highlight the company’s ingenuity. Still, it’s a win for Samsung in the sense that history books will remember that 2019 w...
03:16, 09/21/2019

That Leaked List of Samsung Devices Getting Android 10 Is Bogus Don’t believe everything you read on the internet. A screenshot made the rounds earlier this week that allegedly listed all the Samsung devices that were going to receive Android 10. The list caused an understandable excitement for some Samsung owners, hopeful that the latest version of Android woul...
03:17, 09/21/2019

As stocks struggle to break to new highs, markets could be swayed by Fed speakers, trade Developments in U.S.-Chinese trade talks and the comments from a host of Fed speakers could be important for markets in the week ahead, as stocks struggle to regain highs....
03:17, 09/21/2019

After 'Lost': All the shows that tried to recapture the magic (and mostly failed) Several TV shows were inspired by ABC's hit "Lost" (2004-10), but none matched its success in blending action, adventure and character backstories.        ...
03:18, 09/21/2019

Tearful, nervous, excited: Jones shows emotions on eve of England's kick-off England coach ready for Rugby World Cup rollercoaster‘I’m massively nervous and I’m massively excited’An emotional Eddie Jones fought back the tears on Friday as he outlined what it means to lead England into a World Cup. Jones begins his fourth World Cup campaign and his first with England against ...
03:19, 09/21/2019

Liam Williams says senior Wales players have 'stepped up' after Howley exit Full-back pledges to turn adversity to their advantageSquad given integrity briefing after Howley exitLiam Williams has vowed Wales will once again use a sense of adversity to their advantage in the wake of Rob Howley’s departure from Japan. Howley returned home to Wales on Monday to assist in an in...
03:19, 09/21/2019

Our Lives, Our Style: Acclaimed Lifestyle Brand AphroChic Launches a Magazine for Us, by Us They’ve been lauded by Elle Decor, launched a web series with HGTV, spoken at Harvard, published a book, designed homes for celebs, developed their own luxury home furnishings line, and are respected by some of the biggest names in interior design. Now, Jeanine Hays and Bryan Mason, the husband-and-...
03:48, 09/21/2019

Ancient mosaic found near Sea of Galilee depicts Jesus miracle A colorful mosaic recently found in the "Burnt Church" in Hippos near the Sea of Galilee appears to depict a miracle Jesus is said to have performed nearby -- the feeding of the 5,000 -- archaeologists say....
03:48, 09/21/2019

Trumps host Australian prime minister for rare state dinner in Rose Garden President Trump, Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison and guests dined on Dover sole and summer squash as U.S. military bands fill the air with music in the green- and gold-themed Rose Garden Friday night -- only the second state dinner of the Trump White House....
04:34, 09/21/2019

In photos: Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison visits White House Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison and his wife, Jennifer Morrison, make an official state visit to the White House in Washington, D.C. on September 20, 2019. They are greeted by U.S. President Donald Trump and first lady Melania Trump....
04:35, 09/21/2019