NEWS2BUSINESS.NET: Top News and Analysis 02:16, 09/14/2019

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South African Finance Minister Tito Mboweni is awaiting responses to his economic policy plan, but so far reaction from the public has been slow, he said....

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"Single-Use Plastic To Be Banned In A Phased Manner": Ram Vilas Paswan With the government waging a war on single-use plastic, mixed feelings have cropped up with some pointing at the positive environmental impact of such an action and others citing the potential......
02:16, 09/13/2019

AAP MLA Som Dutt Gets 6 Months Jail Term For Assaulting Man With Bat AAP MLA Som Dutt was on Thursday taken into custody to serve a six-month jail term for assaulting a man with a base ball bat during campaigning for 2015 Assembly elections after a Delhi court......
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Smriti Irani Visits Amethi, Meets Army Chief Bipin Rawat Union minister Smriti Irani on Thursday unveiled a statue of Swami Vivekananda at the premises of Rajiv Gandhi Institute of Petroleum Technology in Uttar Pradesh's Amethi district....
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P Chidambaram To Spend 74th Birthday In Delhi's Tihar Jail Former finance minister P Chidambaram will spend his 74th birthday in Tihar Jail as the Delhi High Court Thursday directed CBI to file its status report on his bail plea in the INX Media corruption......
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Google's Waymo Asked People To Test Its Semi-Autonomous Car Tech. What Happened Next Will Not Surprise You Back in 2013, Google’s self-driving car unit ran an experiment. They decided to give their semi-autonomous driving technology to a handful of employees with long highway commutes, as recounted by Waymo CEO John Krafcik at IAA Frankfurt. Because it was not fully tested yet, Google made those employ...
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There's A Gorgeous Dead Land Rover Discovery Sitting In My Backyard But I'm Not Entirely Sure Why For reasons I don’t fully understand, a beautiful, green, manual transmission, non-running, 1995 Land Rover Discovery has taken up residence in my backyard. And after looking at this British off-roader closely, I think I’ve fallen in love....
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Burning Cane—One of This Year’s Most Acclaimed Black Films—Joins the Urbanworld Lineup Dubbed “one of the most exciting black films of the year,” festival-circuit darling Burning Cane will be screened at this year’s 23rd Urbanworld Film Festival, which will take place in New York City from Sept. 18-22....
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Stock futures rise as Trump delays China tariffs Stock index futures rose Thursday after President Trump said the United States would delay scheduled tariff hikes on billions worth of Chinese imports, cooling tensions that have battered financial markets over the last year. The decision, which Trump called “a gesture of goodwill,” came after China...
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Crippling costs of trillion-dollar deficits will harm future generations CONGRATULATIONS, America! The country managed to cross the $1 trillion annual deficit threshold in just 11 months. And this, along with the massive debt our nation already had, almost guarantees that our kids and grandkids will never see the affluence we have enjoyed. They’ll be spending most of the...
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How to Quit Vaping Maybe you’re spooked by the outbreak of respiratory illness linked to vaping. Maybe you’re just sick of giving your money to the makers of an addictive product. Either way, let’s look at what it takes to quit vaping....
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How to Find Gmail's New Dark Mode Setting Despite teasing expanded dark mode support ahead of Android 10's release, many users who installed the update noted that several Google apps still lack dark themes, including its Gmail app. However, it looks as if those missing dark theme options are finally starting to appear....
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|LinkedInCEOsaystechregulationrisksstiflinginnovation The combative relationship between Silicon Valley and global regulators has been at the centre of attention for much of the past two years. Technology companies like Facebook and Google have drawn ire from lawmakers who say they may be abusing their powers and aren’t doing enough to protect consume...
02:48, 09/13/2019

Orwellabama? Crimson Tide Track Locations to Keep Students at Games Coach Nick Saban gets peeved at students leaving routs early. An app ties sticking around to playoff tickets, but also prompts concern from students and privacy watchdogs....
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N.F.L. Suspends Bills Rookie for 6 Games Tyrel Dodson had previously been placed on the commissioner’s exempt list because he faces misdemeanor charges of domestic violence and disorderly conduct....
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N.F.L. Settles Lengthy Fight with Insurance Company Over Concussions Many of the league’s insurers have claimed they did not have to pay for the concussion settlement with players because the N.F.L. had not disclosed the dangers of the game....
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Patients evacuated as fire hits hospital in Rio de Janeiro A fire at a Rio de Janeiro hospital has forced staff to hastily evacuate patients and temporarily settle some on sheets and mattresses in the street while firefighters battle the blaze...
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Friday's retail sales could be murky because of last month's Amazon Prime Day Friday's August retail sales is the last big economic report before the Fed meets, and it could be muddied by Amazon's July Prime Day sale....
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Biggest Alpine Glacier Could Disappear By 2100: Study The mighty Aletsch -- the largest glacier in the Alps -- could completely disappear by the end of this century if nothing is done to rein in climate change, a study showed Thursday....
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All Eyes On Joe Biden As Democrats Face Off In Third 2020 Debate Frontrunner Joe Biden goes head-to-head for the first time Thursday night with Elizabeth Warren, his fast-rising rival for the Democratic Party's presidential nomination, in a three-hour debate seen......
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Google To Pay Billion Dollars For Settlement Over Tax Evasion In France US internet giant Google has agreed a settlement totalling 945 million euros ($1.0 billion) to end a tax dispute in France under an agreement announced in court on Thursday....
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Superbug That Surfaced In Delhi Strikes In Italy's Tuscany Authorities in Tuscany, home to some of Italy's most visited tourist attractions, have stepped up hospital controls after a deadly outbreak of the superbug that first surfaced in Delhi....
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China, US Delay Tariffs As "Goodwill" Act Ahead Of Fresh Trade Talks U.S. President Donald Trump on Wednesday welcomed China's decision to exempt some U.S. anti-cancer drugs and other goods from its tariffs and announced a short delay to scheduled tariff hikes on......
02:48, 09/13/2019

Study of French postmen's testicles is an Ig Nobel winner Nappy-changing machine and saliva calculation also triumph in annual science prizeThere comes a time in a scientist’s life when the surest route to global fame involves a bevy of naked French postmen with thermometers taped to their testicles.At least that is the case for Roger Mieusset, a fertility...
03:32, 09/13/2019

The Trailer: The questions tonight's Democratic debate will answer In this debate day edition: What to look for on the Houston stage, the lessons of North Carolina's urban/rural special election, and polls that will give Democrats even more to worry about....
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New trailer highlights some of the most exciting upcoming Apple Arcade games Apple earlier today released a new trailer highlighting many of the games coming to its upcoming Apple Arcade subscription service. The video itself is relatively short but provides us with some captivating previews of what may very well prove to be a surprising money-maker for the company. Apple or...
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Aurora Cannabis executive says he is 'very worried' about vaping situation in the US "In Canada, it's very different, and we're heavily regulated by Health Canada, which is a good thing," Executive Chairman Michael Singer says....
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Medicare's finances are full of waste A new report just uncovered millions of dollars in Medicare waste. The report, from the Office of the Inspector General at the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, found that the agency paid for some of the same drugs twice, wasting $160 million....
03:32, 09/13/2019

Castro lands low blows on Biden, says he’s not ‘fulfilling' Obama legacy and mocks his memory Two former Obama administration officials duked it out Thursday night over who was properly “fulfilling the legacy” of the 44th president, as former Vice President Joe Biden and former Housing and Urban Development Secretary Julián Castro clashed on health care during the third Democratic debate....
03:32, 09/13/2019

Air Force says 'vast majority' of crews' overnight Glasgow stays weren't at Trump resort A preliminary Air Force review found that a small minority of its flight crews on international travel stayed at a Scottish resort owned by President Trump between 2015 and 2019, an official told Fox News Thursday....
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Trump: ‘I don’t believe’ Israel is spying on US President Trump cast doubt Thursday on a report that the Israeli government may be spying on the United States, touting the strength of the U.S.-Israel relationship....
03:32, 09/13/2019

Liam Gallagher gets petty after Kaiser Chiefs pick a fight Liam Gallagher has added a new name to the list of people he has petty feuds with on Twitter, calling Kaiser Chiefs keyboardist Nick "Peanut" Baines "p***flaps"....
04:16, 09/13/2019

Samantha Power reproached Obama for his 'distorted' account of Syria red line flip-flop As president, Barack Obama reversed a plan to punish Syrian dictator Bashar Assad’s chemical weapons attacks and then gave a “distorted” account of the decision, according to a top adviser’s new memoir....
04:16, 09/13/2019

Two killed as torrential rains sweep away cars in Spain Two siblings died on Thursday when floodwaters caused by torrential rain dragged their car and flipped it over in eastern Spain, local emergency services said, as authorities warned residents to brace for further storms across large parts of the country....
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After Dorian, disease is next threat on shattered Bahamian island Piles of debris, decaying human and animal corpses and fetid water on storm-hammered Great Abaco Island in the Bahamas are posing a new risk for those who survived Hurricane Dorian's wrath: Disease....
04:16, 09/13/2019

Encarnacion, Sanchez hurt again, sent for tests The Yanks' Edwin Encarnacion (strained oblique) and Gary Sanchez (left groin tightness) were both headed back to New York after suffering injuries during Thursday's doubleheader against the Tigers....
04:18, 09/13/2019

Duterte says Xi Jinping offered him an oil and gas deal to ignore South China Sea ruling Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte said he has been offered a controlling stake in a joint energy deal by Chinese President Xi Jinping in exchange for ignoring an international arbitration in Manila's favor on the South China Sea....
04:18, 09/13/2019

The best golf courses in Scotland Golf began some 600 years ago on the links lands of Scotland and it is from these rough pastures that a simple game involving a ball and clubs went global....
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Woman accused of stealing $18,000 meant for burial of boy who died in a hot car The family paid Caroline Rich of Evansville, Indiana, more then $19,000, which they believed would go toward burial costs, according to an affidavit.        ...
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WWII veteran celebrates 110th birthday WWII veteran Lawrence Brooks celebrates his 110th birthday at the National World War II Museum in New Orleans. (Sept. 12)        ...
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Prozac maker paid millions to secure favorable verdict in mass shooting lawsuit, victims say Twenty-five years after a jury absolved Prozac of blame for Joseph Wesbecker's shooting rampage, a newspaper reports the drugmaker agreed to pay victims $20 million before the verdict        ...
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'Inexcusable failure': Chicago schools mishandled sex abuse claims, federal probe finds An investigation by the Department of Education's Office of Civil Rights found that Chicago Public Schools mishandled sex abuse claims.        ...
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Tallahassee stabbing suspect said he 'wigged out' and stabbed 'everything in front of him,' police say Antwann Demetris Brown was arrested on five counts of attempted first-degree murder and one count of aggravated assault in the Tallahassee stabbings.        ...
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Report: Supreme Court ruling caused mass polling place closures across Southern USA Voting rights advocates argue that the 2013 court decision made it easier for elections officials to disenfranchise black and minority voters.        ...
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Jennifer Lopez defends 'Hustlers' co-star Constance Wu: She's no diva As Jennifer Lopez heads into this weekend’s opening of “Hustlers” buoyed by Oscar buzz, she’s sticking by co-star Constance Wu.        ...
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Feral hogs from Canada may go hog wild in US: report Packs of wild hogs from Canada appear to be edging closer to the US border — and wildlife officials are squealing over the ecological nightmare they could cause, according to a report. Feral boar sightings are spiking near the Montana border as the aggressive, sometimes disease-carrying invaders mov...
04:48, 09/13/2019

Personal trainer tells woman she’s ‘way too heavy’ for his class A 350-pound woman was rejected by a personal trainer who said she was “way too heavy” for his fitness class. Lisa Parratt, 33, was mortified when workout instructor Gary Randall, who goes by the moniker “Buffmaster,” told her that she was “just too big” for his bo...
04:48, 09/13/2019

Alien hotspots around the world that aren’t Area 51 If you're a fan of aliens but don't want the drama of the upcoming "Storm Area 51" event in Nevada, there are plenty of options for you domestically and internationally....
04:48, 09/13/2019

Here’s how much money the average American spends on dating The average American spends $121,082.40 on dating in their lifetime, according to new research. The poll of 2,000 Americans found that on average, dating will cost $168.17 a month. But that number increases for married folks, who will average $185.65 to keep the spark alive in their relationship. In...
04:48, 09/13/2019

President of MIT admits approving Jeffrey Epstein donation University acknowledged 2012 gift from disgraced financierRafael Reif: ‘We could and should have asked more questions’The president of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology has said he approved a donation – and signed a thank-you note – to the sex offender Jeffrey Epstein four years after the di...
05:32, 09/13/2019

YouTuber PewDiePie scraps $50,000 pledge to anti-hate group after fan backlash Vlogger embraced by far right apologizes for planned donation to Anti-Defamation League, after fans claim conspiracyYouTuber Felix “PewDiePie” Kjellberg has withdrawn a $50,000 pledge to an anti-hate group, which he had dedicated as a means of atoning for past accusations of racism and antisemitism,...
05:32, 09/13/2019

Motherless Brooklyn review – Edward Norton's weighty labour of love The actor returns to the director’s chair for a respectable if heavy-going adaptation of Jonathan Lethem’s best-selling crime thrillerThis film is a labour of love from its writer-producer-director-star Edward Norton, as loving as it is laborious, maybe. Motherless Brooklyn is an adaptation of Jonat...
05:32, 09/13/2019

The Art Of Gears 5 The latest Gears of War is out this week, so tonight we’ll take a look at a bunch of the art that went into the game’s conception and production....
05:32, 09/13/2019

Alison Cheek, Pioneering Episcopal Priest, Is Dead at 92 In a controversial 1974 ceremony, she and 10 other women became priests. Then she became the first to celebrate the Eucharist in an Episcopal church....
05:32, 09/13/2019

Charles Li Linked Hong Kong and China but LSE Deal Could Be a Bridge Too Far Charles Li, the head of Hong Kong’s stock exchange, has built his career and company’s success on China. Now that could prove to be his biggest challenge....
05:32, 09/13/2019

Huge Ice Age kangaroo had unique link to giant pandas, researchers reveal An extinct gigantic kangaroo that roamed southwestern Australia more than 40,000 years ago had something in common with giant pandas, scientists discovered....
06:16, 09/13/2019

New Zealand's PM Ardern acts to tighten gun laws further, six months after attack New Zealand's Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern introduced a new bill to parliament on Friday that aims to further tighten gun laws, as the country marks six months since the mass shooting in Christchurch that killed 51 Muslim worshippers....
06:16, 09/13/2019

United Nations to aid El Salvador anti-corruption body The United Nations said on Thursday it will send a delegation to El Salvador within days as a first step toward supporting a newly unveiled national commission to combat corruption in the Central American country....
06:16, 09/13/2019

Taliban Urge U.S. to Resume Talks After Bolton's Departure The Taliban called on the U.S. to restart talks on ending the 18-year-old conflict in Afghanistan, urging the Trump administration to revisit a nearly completed deal....
06:16, 09/13/2019

The best bachelor party destinations in America, according to WeddingWire So your friend is getting married and you're tasked with planning the bachelor party. Where should you go?       ...
06:16, 09/13/2019

The Apple Watch's secret weapon is its new price Almost exactly five years ago, Apple unveiled the watch, marking its first new hardware product after Steve Jobs' death. People were quick to call it a flop....
06:17, 09/13/2019

Jets get some relief with Le’Veon Bell’s MRI results At least the Jets don’t have to worry about a significant injury to their star running back. Quarterback Sam Darnold may be out a while after being diagnosed with mononucleosis, but at least Le’Veon Bell won’t be joining him away from the team. The Jets did get a scare from their big offseason addit...
06:48, 09/13/2019

Mets keep up in wild-card race thanks to Citi homer bonanza This seesaw Mets season moved back toward its pinnacle Thursday. Homers flying in every direction, Marcus Stroman finally delivering, a four-game sweep of a fellow wild-card contender. The Mets couldn’t ask for more as they await the NL’s best team for a weekend series at Citi Field. Exhibit A that ...
06:48, 09/13/2019

Ashes 2019: England waste glorious chance as Mitchell Marsh stars on day one of final Test There has been a sense all summer that if Pat Cummins don't get you, Josh Hazlewood will. If they don't, there's always James Pattinson or Mitchell Starc or even Peter Siddle. No real indignity to any of it, just a great battery of quicks who have taken Australia to Ashes retention....
06:48, 09/13/2019

The Modern Love trailer may inspire some tears, so plan accordingly Amazon just dropped the official trailer for its new anthology show Modern Love. Based on eight true stories from The New York Times’ “Modern Love” column, the series features Tina Fey and John Slattery as a couple in marriage counseling, Dev Patel as an entrepreneur who learns a valuable lesson in ...
06:48, 09/13/2019

R.E.M. shares unreleased track to raise money for Hurricane Dorian victims As reported by Stereogum, R.E.M. has put a previously unreleased track called “Fascinating” up for sale on Bandcamp, with all of the proceeds going to benefit the Mercy Corps’ Hurricane Dorian relief efforts in the Bahamas. The Stereogum story notes that nearly 76,000 people were left homeless by th...
06:48, 09/13/2019

Comedy Central will keep going down to South Park for at least 3 more seasons In a bit of completely unsurprising news, Comedy Central has announced that it has no intention of shutting down the immortal ratings machine that is South Park any time soon. The network has just picked up the show for three more seasons, meaning it’ll survive through at least 26 seasons and 327 ep...
06:48, 09/13/2019

Queen & Slim go on the run in their new trailer “Well, if it isn’t the Black Bonnie and Clyde.” That’s about the most succinct summary you can get for Queen & Slim, Melina Matsoukas and Lena Waithe’s upcoming drama about two very attractive people on an awkward first date that turns into a combustive romance when they’re forced to go on the r...
06:48, 09/13/2019

Golf: Rookie of the year Im celebrates with Greenbrier ace A day after winning the Arnold Palmer Award as the 2018-19 PGA Tour Rookie of the Year, Im Sung-jae celebrated the start of the new season in style with a hole-in-one during the opening round at the Greenbrier Classic in West Virginia on Thursday....
07:16, 09/13/2019

Judge’s HR helps Yanks complete sweep of Tigers Aaron Judge hit a two-run homer, Domingo German pitched four innings of scoreless relief and the New York Yankees defeated the host Detroit Tigers 6-4 in the second game of a doubleheader on Thursday....
07:16, 09/13/2019

Pirates finish off series win in San Francisco The Pittsburgh Pirates used triples from Cole Tucker and starting pitcher Joe Musgrove to build a lead, then got a home run from Jacob Stallings as insurance in a 4-2 win over the host San Francisco Giants on Thursday afternoon....
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OBJ: Jets DC Williams promotes cheap shots Cleveland Browns wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. on Thursday accused New York Jets defensive coordinator Gregg Williams of encouraging "dirty hits" and said the coach's tactics cost him much of the 2017 season....
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Korda sisters paired on opening morning at Solheim Cup Americans Jessica and Nelly Korda will become the first sisters paired at a Solheim Cup when they team up in foursomes on the opening day against Europe at Gleneagles on Friday....
07:16, 09/13/2019

As Democrats Debate, Trump Offers Alternative: A Rambling Speech President Trump’s speech at an event in Baltimore hit his usual lines as he careened between prepared remarks, ad-libbed attacks and boasts about his record....
07:16, 09/13/2019

Lenny Dykstra rips ‘Bagel Boss’ Chris Morgan’s shirt, drawing blood They’re not even in the ring yet and already “Nails” and the “Bagel Boss” have drawn first blood. Troubled Mets great Lenny Dykstra ripped “Bagel Boss” guy Chris Morgan’s shirt Thursday night — making him bleed — during an Upper West Side promotional event for their upc...
07:16, 09/13/2019

City to install designated electric car charging ports in all 5 boroughs Watt the hell? The city wants to remove 100 parking spots to make way for charging stations for electric cars — even though they make up just 0.4 percent of vehicles in the Big Apple. Fifty curbside hubs are to be installed by next spring in “pilot” zones across the five boroughs, according to the.....
07:16, 09/13/2019

NYC schools will excuse kids who walk out for climate change rally Cut class for climate change! The Department of Education will excuse city kids who ditch school next Friday to partake in a Manhattan climate change protest, officials said Thursday. “TEN YEARS. We have ten years to save the planet,” Mayor Bill de Blasio cautioned in a tweet. “Tod...
07:16, 09/13/2019

Man who found dead body in Harlem describes gruesome scene The man who discovered a dead body rolled in a red carpet in a trash heap in Harlem Thursday morning described the gruesome scene, which he investigated because he saw the man’s feet sticking out of the pile. Israel Savage, 36, spotted two people looking at the pile while he was walking to his...
07:16, 09/13/2019

New York Jets' Sam Darnold diagnosed with mono, could miss at least three games New York Jets quarterback Sam Darnold has been diagnosed with mono and will miss Monday night’s Week 2 matchup against the Cleveland Browns, coach Adam Gase said Thursday....
07:16, 09/13/2019

Buffalo Bills kicker's wife blasts New York Jets defensive lineman over late hits The wife of Buffalo Bills kicker Stephen Hauschka called on the NFL to ban a New York Jets defensive lineman for taking apparent cheap shots at her husband’s teammate during Sunday’s matchup....
07:16, 09/13/2019

Injured soccer players risk re-injury with too few practices before matches (Reuters Health) - Injured soccer players with few practices before they return to competition are more likely to get hurt than those who get in additional training sessions, a recent study suggests....
07:17, 09/13/2019

Democrats clash over health care and more in debate that started with calls for unity Joe Biden attacked more-liberal policies as the debate spotlighted questions of whether the party should pursue policies of sweeping change or a more incremental return to normalcy....
07:48, 09/13/2019

Julián Castro questioned Joe Biden’s acuity. But did Castro get it right? An uncomfortable topic that has lingered just below the surface of the primary for months erupted into clear view before millions of Americans on national television....
07:48, 09/13/2019

The changing habits of London's shoppers Ethical shopping is on all of our lips, but fast fashion is still booming. Kate Wills reports on how our complicated relationship with buying clothes is just the tip of the iceberg...
07:49, 09/13/2019

Old Navy Plans to Open 800 More Stores Gap’s Old Navy brand plans to open hundreds of stores as it prepares to split from its parent company at a time when slower sales and online rivals are challenging many bricks-and-mortar chains....
07:49, 09/13/2019

Economists Don't See Path to 3% Growth The Trump administration’s goal of achieving economic growth of 3% or better is looking increasingly remote this year, according to forecasters surveyed by The Wall Street Journal....
07:49, 09/13/2019

Mnuchin Says U.S. Looking Closely at Issuing 50-Year Bond The Treasury Department is “very seriously considering” issuing a 50-year bond next year, Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said, as the Trump administration looks to take greater advantage of low interest rates to slow soaring borrowing costs....
07:49, 09/13/2019

Broadcom Says Core Chip Business Has Bottomed Out Chip maker Broadcom Inc., hard hit by U.S.-China trade tensions and export restrictions to Huawei Technologies Co., on Thursday said it believes its core semiconductor business has bottomed out but isn’t quite in recovery mode yet....
07:49, 09/13/2019

Andy Murray hoping again to play and beat tennis’s big three • Murray could play singles at new Davis Cup• Scot wants to be ready for Australian Open in JanuaryAndy Murray says he would love to play Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal and Novak Djokovic again before all of them retire, but only if he thinks he has a chance of winning – and he admits he is some way sh...
08:16, 09/13/2019

New Jersey parents sue fertility clinic after mix-up results in daughter having different biological father: reports A New Jersey couple is suing a fertility clinic after claiming that their daughter, who began to develop “Asian features” shortly after birth, was accidentally conceived using the sperm of an unknown donor, reports say. ...
08:16, 09/13/2019

Rally Turkey WRC: Neuville and Mikkelsen in early lead, Tanak seventh World Rally Championship title hopeful Thierry Neuville shared the joint-fastest time on the opening stage of Rally Turkey with team-mate Andreas Mikkelsen as Hyundai set the pace...
08:16, 09/13/2019

Jurassic crocodile species identified 250 years after fossil discovery More than 250 years after an ancient crocodile's skull was found in Germany, scientists have finally confirmed the identity of the fossil as the now-extinct species Mystriosaurus laurillardi....
08:16, 09/13/2019

Go throw your leg over something, find an empty road with a few corners, and scrape some pegs. Go throw your leg over something, find an empty road with a few corners, and scrape some pegs. I’m in the middle of a ten-day motorcycle tour of the bottom half of California, and if you can, I recommend it....
08:16, 09/13/2019

O'Sullivan clinches dramatic comeback win over Wilson in Shanghai "Ronnie O\u0027Sullivan clinches a dramatic comeback win over Kyren Wilson at the Shanghai Masters. Watch LIVE on Eurosport and the Eurosport Player."...
08:16, 09/13/2019

Inside Bora - 'Anxiety kicking in' ahead of Stage 18 "We go \u0027Inside Bora\u0027 before Stage 18 with Felix Großschartner and Sam Bennett eating breakfast before their next demanding action at La Vuelta."...
08:16, 09/13/2019

R. Kelly a no-show for Minnesota court hearing, so judge issues bench warrant A Minnesota judge issued a bench warrant for the arrest of R&B singer R. Kelly Thursday after he failed to appear for an initial court hearing in a case in which he is accused of offering a 17-year-old girl $200 to take off her clothes and dance in 2001....
08:48, 09/13/2019

Teen charged in crash that killed Tennessee officer had marijuana in her system: reports A Tennessee teenager charged in the death of a Nashville police officer after she crashed into his patrol vehicle allegedly had traces of marijuana in her system at the time, according to local reports....
08:48, 09/13/2019

Body wrapped in carpet found outside New York City Starbucks, police say The New York City Police Department is investigating after a man's body was found rolled up in a carpet on a Manhattan sidewalk with his feet sticking out....
08:48, 09/13/2019

In praise of window seats | Hannah Jane Parkinson Whether you’re staring mournfully past rain on glass or looking out from a top floor office, feet on desk, nothing beats a seat with a viewThere’s a scene in Kieślowski’s Three Colours Blue (one of the greatest films of all time) where Juliette Binoche sits in a cafe, idly pouring coffee on her ice-...
08:48, 09/13/2019

Democratic Debate Highlights: Joe Biden, Elizabeth Warren and More Faced Off in Houston Thursday’s Democratic presidential primary debate was the longest of the year, but several topics that voters have deemed priorities went untouched. Although nearly 100% of Democrats responded to a recent CNN poll saying they felt aggressive action against climate change was important to them,...
08:48, 09/13/2019

Trump Is Making First Trip to Baltimore Since Calling It a ‘Rodent Infested Mess’ BALTIMORE (AP) — President Donald Trump on Thursday is making his first visit to Baltimore since describing it nearly two months ago as a “disgusting, rat and rodent infested mess” where “no human being would want to live.” Trump won’t be inspecting conditions in ...
08:48, 09/13/2019

Author J.K. Rowling Donates $18.8 Million to Research Into the Treatment of Multiple Sclerosis (LONDON) — Harry Potter author J.K. Rowling has made a substantial donation for research into the treatment of multiple sclerosis at a center named after her late mother. The 15.3 million-pound ($18.8 million) donation announced Thursday will be used for new facilities at a research center bas...
09:32, 09/13/2019

Germany plans Libya conference to shore up arms embargo Violations of embargo have been both routine and often blatant, says UN special envoyGermany is planning to hold a UN-backed international conference on the future of Libya in an attempt to force the many regional actors to stop funding and arming the country’s warring sides.The UN has admitted its ...
10:00, 09/13/2019

Beto O'Rourke on gun control: 'Hell yes, we’re going to take your AR-15' – video Presidential contender Beto O'Rourke does not shy away from saying he would require citizens to turn in their military-style weapons when asked about gun control during Thursday night's Democratic debate. 'Hell yes, we’re going to take your AR-15, your AK-47,' O’Rourke said in one of the biggest li...
10:00, 09/13/2019

Has Joe Biden Ever Listened to Joe Biden After an incredibly cursed back-and forth about healthcare and Joe Biden getting owned into oblivion by Julián Castro, the conversation in tonight’s high-stakes Democratic debate turned to racism and criminal justice reform. Not particularly Biden’s strong suit, so the former vice president just dec...
10:32, 09/13/2019

Beto O'Rourke Confirms 'Hell Yes' He'd Take Your Assault Rifles While speaking about gun violence—an issue he’s made the centerpiece of his campaign since the mass shootings in El Paso—during Thursday’s Democratic presidential debate, Beto O’Rourke made it abundantly clear that if he is elected president, he’s coming for America’s assault rifles....
10:32, 09/13/2019

We Know Andrew Yang's Debate Surprise and It's Pretty Lame Democratic hopeful and tie opponent Andrew Yang will announce a pilot program of his universal basic income plan during his opening statement at the Democratic debate in Houston on Thursday night. According to Politico, the campaign will select 10 families from an online raffle to promote Yang’s cen...
10:32, 09/13/2019

'Flying fish’ drone actually explodes out of the water Drones that can both swim and fly are no longer in the distant future. Imperial College London's Aerial Robotics Lab built a concept for multimodal swimming robot it calls AquaMAV that can jump out of water. The scientists behind AquaMAV presented th......
10:32, 09/13/2019

Sidewalk Labs' controversial data collection project is now a company Replica, a controversial data-gathering initiative for city planners, has now become an official company. Alphabet's city-building incubator Sidewalk Labs confirmed today that the program has closed Series A funding and is now hiring for new roles in......
10:32, 09/13/2019

Instagram Couple Slammed For "Attention-Seeking, Dangerous" Cliff Pic A couple behind an Instagram travel blog has been slammed as "reckless" and "attention-seeking" for a picture that shows one dangling the other off a cliff....
10:32, 09/13/2019

Two Goats 'Arrested' In Telangana For Grazing On Saplings Can animals also commit crimes? The answer of Telangana Police appears to be in the affirmative as they "arrested" two goats for grazing on saplings planted by a NGO....
10:32, 09/13/2019

Angry Seal Helps Break Up International Drug Ring A giant seal, angry at being disturbed, has helped the Australian police bust an international drug smuggling ring and seize over a tonne of drugs, including cocaine, ecstasy and methamphetamine,......
10:32, 09/13/2019

Shootout mile from Democratic debate; suspect dead, officer seriously wounded A Houston police officer was seriously wounded after being shot multiple times by one of four suspects who allegedly stole a car at gunpoint and later beat up a priest....
11:00, 09/13/2019

What getting rid of tobacco taught CVS This month marks the five-year anniversary of our removal of tobacco from all our stores, and it remains a source of great pride for CVS Health. Without question, going tobacco-free was a bold, purpose-led action that significantly impacted our bottom line, but it was the right decision for our bran...
11:00, 09/13/2019

Where to put your money now The trade war is far from over. Many multinational companies are expected to report weak third quarter earnings. And President Trump continues to feud with the Federal Reserve about interest rates....
11:00, 09/13/2019

Sophie Kinsella: 'Can You Keep a Secret?' book feels 'fresh' as film Author Sophie Kinsella speaks with UPI about the film adaptation of her 2003 book "Can You Keep a Secret?" The film, starring Alexandra Daddario and Tyler Hoechlin, is in theaters Friday, Sept. 13....
11:00, 09/13/2019

New Delhi to slash use of cars in November to cut pollution: chief minister India's capital New Delhi will enforce strict restrictions on use of private cars from Nov. 4-15 to curb pollution, its chief minister said on Friday, in an effort to help improve air quality that tends to deteriorate sharply in winter months....
11:32, 09/13/2019

Bahamas Issues New Tropical Storm Warning as It Struggles to Recover From Hurricane Dorian (HIGH ROCK, Bahamas) — The government of the Bahamas has issued a tropical storm warning for several of its northwestern islands, which are still reeling from Hurricane Dorian. The U.S. National Hurricane Center says a tropical cyclone is expected to form in the coming hours near the northwest...
11:32, 09/13/2019

Cam Newton on Panthers' frustrating 0-2 start: Fans 'deserve better' Panthers fans voiced their displeasure more than once with boos during a 20-14 loss to the Buccaneers. Cam Newton said he heard — and understood — their frustration       ...
11:32, 09/13/2019

Justin Thomas reveals melanoma scare, encourages others to get checked Justin Thomas revealed he had a recent melanoma scare that was discovered when he had a mole on his leg checked out. He urged others to get checked.       ...
11:32, 09/13/2019

Bucs use goal-line stand to beat Panthers 20-14 Jameis Winston threw for 208 yards and a touchdown, Tampa Bay held Cam Newton in check and came up with a late goal-line stand and the Buccaneers beat the Carolina Panthers 20-14 to give coach Bruce Arians his first victory with the team       ...
11:32, 09/13/2019

Britain Outlined the Impact of a No-Deal Brexit. It’s Not Pretty. While Prime Minister Boris Johnson has minimized the potential damage of a no-deal Brexit, an internal document warns of many of the same dislocations the critics have talked about....
12:00, 09/13/2019

At the E.U., a New Title and Some Old Concerns About the Far Right Ursula von der Leyen is under pressure to ditch the title “vice president for protecting our European way of life” for the person in charge of migration policy....
12:00, 09/13/2019

Democrats in presidential debate hint at no swift end to China tariffs Democratic presidential hopefuls criticized President Donald Trump's trade war with China but gave no hint they would work toward a quick resolution if elected, pledging during their debate on Thursday to hold Beijing accountable for "corrupt" practices....
12:00, 09/13/2019

Some Democrats snipe, others unite in third presidential debate Some of the 10 Democratic presidential candidates meeting in their third debate on Thursday took shots at front-runner Joe Biden, while others called for unity during a night dominated by questions around race, guns and healthcare....
12:00, 09/13/2019

Yet another ‘Game of Thrones’ prequel is coming Brace yourselves: another prequel is coming. Deadline reports that HBO is “close to giving a pilot order” to yet another “Game of Thrones” prequel, this time about the origins of the House Targaryen. But don’t expect any Emilia Clarke on this show. The prequel series is slated to t...
12:00, 09/13/2019

Jeepers! Scooby-Doo is turning the big 5-0 There was little fanfare around “ Scooby-Doo, Where Are You!” when CBS launched the Saturday-morning animated series about four crime-fighting teens and their talking Great Dane, Scooby-Doo. That was Sept. 13, 1969. Fifty years later, “Scooby-Doo” remains one of TV’s most iconic animated series, spa...
12:00, 09/13/2019

Attacks on central bankers are 'extremely unjust,' former ECB chief says Former European Central Bank (ECB) chief Jean-Claude Trichet condemned attacks on central banks after current President Mario Draghi faced a backlash over the major stimulus package announced Thursday....
12:48, 09/13/2019

The Nigeria FA to decide on Salisu Yusuf's return after his ban The Nigeria Football Federation's executive will decide whether Salisu Yusuf will return to his national coaching roles after serving a one-year ban....
12:49, 09/13/2019

Billionaire investor Carl Icahn to leave New York for Florida Billionaire investor Carl Icahn, a born New Yorker who has run his business from the city for decades, is moving his office, more than half of his staff and himself to Florida early next year, people......
12:50, 09/13/2019

Megyn Kelly Reacts to Charlize Theron's Portrayal in Upcoming Bombshell Movie As far as casting decisions go, Megyn Kelly should consider herself lucky that Charlize Theron is playing her in the movie, Bombshell. But the newscaster was cool as a cucumber when asked......
13:32, 09/13/2019

Kylie Rae Harris Honored During Funeral 1 Week After Fatal Car Crash One week after her tragic death, Kylie Rae Harris' loved ones gathered together to honor her memory. A celebration of life for the country star, who passed away on Sept. 4 at the age......
13:32, 09/13/2019

Candidates talk guns, corruption and Trump Some of the Democratic Presidential candidates discussed topics including gun violence, corruption and President Donald Trump after Thursday night's debate. (Sept. 13)        ...
13:32, 09/13/2019

Cardi B supports Shaun King Cardi B throws her support behind social activist Shaun King, as she arrives to see him honored – amid fundraising row - at Rihanna’s star studded Diamond Ball. (Sept. 13)        ...
13:32, 09/13/2019

Pope’s Thailand visit will also be a family reunion The first papal visit to Thailand in 35 years is a particularly special occasion for the Pope's second cousin, Sister Ana Rosa Sivori. (Sept. 13)        ...
13:32, 09/13/2019

Leguizamo reflects on his 1999 Emmy win and his 2019 nomination Actor John Leguizamo reflects on his first Emmy win in 1999, and his latest nomination 20 years later. (Sept. 12)        ...
13:32, 09/13/2019

Texas capital of Austin approves first-in-the-nation funding for abortion transportation, lodging, child care Austin, Texas, has become the first city in the nation to approve funding for abortion access services such as transportation, advocates said.        ...
13:32, 09/13/2019

Buy them before we do: second-hand picks for 13 September With S-Class-rivalling luxury and a potent V10 motor, the Phaeton is the accessible continent crusher you've been looking for As we mourn the passing of ex-VW boss Ferdinand Piech, here's a second-hand selection of the company's strangest offerings A Phaeton kicks off our ‘worth buying’ round-up ...
13:32, 09/13/2019

Biden Was Asked About Segregation. His Answer Included a Record Player. The former vice president’s solution for inequality in schools touched on giving teachers a raise and playing a record player at night so children could hear more words....
13:32, 09/13/2019

Boris Johnson to meet Juncker for Brexit talks in Luxembourg EU sources suggest PM wanted to avoid meeting in Brussels as he attempts to break impasseBoris Johnson will head to Luxembourg on Monday at what EU officials described as a “neutral location” to meet Jean-Claude Juncker for the first time in an attempt to break the Brexit impasse.The prime minister ...
13:32, 09/13/2019

Belichick ensures everything with the Patriots is always different. Except winning The most fearsome franchise in US sports won it all again last year – and, based on early evidence, they’ve somehow managed to improveAnother year, another week, another big win for the Patriots. It doesn’t matter if the coaching staff is ripped apart, or if the greatest tight end to ever play the g...
13:32, 09/13/2019

US election 2020: highlights from the third Democratic presidential debate – video The candidates gathered in Houston, Texas, for the latest Democratic debate represented the top tier of the large field campaigning for the party’s 2020 nomination. But how did each of them fare during a night of policy cut and thrust, some mutual admiration and also some caustic attacks – on each o...
13:32, 09/13/2019

Two-thirds of top US execs say Trump will be reelected in 2020, business survey reveals More than two-thirds of chief financial officers at big U.S. corporations think Donald Trump will be reelected President of the United States in 2020. One reason: A similar percentage of CFOs do not think the country will fall into a recession....
14:16, 09/13/2019

Paris strike: Chaos for commuters as huge walkout shuts down transport Parisian commuters suffered travel misery today as transport workers joined one of the city's biggest strikes over President Emmanuel Macron's pension reforms....
14:16, 09/13/2019

Ola Bike Service Now Available in 150 Indian Cities Ola on Thursday announced the expansion of its Ola Bike service to 150 cities across the country, while planning to grow its presence three times in the next 12 months....
14:19, 09/13/2019

Russia plans excise taxes on e-cigarettes - media Russia's healthcare ministry has drafted a bill to introduce excise taxes on electronic cigarettes, Russian news agencies reported on Friday, citing minister Veronika Skvortsova....
14:19, 09/13/2019

Kenya becomes third African nation to introduce world's first malaria vaccine Kenya on Friday added the world's first malaria vaccine to the routine immunization schedule for children under two, becoming the third country in Africa to roll out the vaccine for the disease that kills one child globally every two minutes....
14:19, 09/13/2019

U.S. destroyer sails in disputed South China Sea amid trade talks A U.S. Navy destroyer sailed near islands claimed by China in the South China Sea on Friday, the U.S. military said, a move likely to anger Beijing at a time of tense ties between the world's two largest economies....
14:48, 09/13/2019

Czech state attorneys drop criminal charges against PM Babis The Prague state attorney has halted criminal investigations into Prime Minister Andrej Babis, his family members and others, the attorney's office said on Friday....
14:48, 09/13/2019

Antonio Brown slams critics days after rape allegations surface Embattled New England Patriots receiver Antonio Brown railed at his critics in an Instagram livestream — posted two days after he was accused of rape and sexual assault in a federal lawsuit. Brown, 31, went live Thursday night from the TB12 Performance and Recovery Center with Alex Guerrero, T...
14:48, 09/13/2019

This Yankees’ pitching playoff audition couldn’t have gone better DETROIT — CC Sabathia looked like his old self for three innings and Domingo German was as good as ever in his new role during a 6-4 win in the second game. We’ll see if that’s enough to help the Yankees down the stretch and into the playoffs. After leaving his previous start with right......
14:48, 09/13/2019

Italian tax police place under home arrests Atlantia's units officials Italian tax police have placed under home arrest three officials of infrastructure group Atlantia's units in an inquiry into falsified reports over motorway viaducts' safety checks....
14:48, 09/13/2019

London Stock Exchange rejects Hong Kong takeover offer London Stock Exchange has rejected Hong Kong Exchange's $39 billion takeover offer, opting to stick with its planned purchase of data and analytics group Refinitiv....
14:48, 09/13/2019

Callum Shinkwin shoots 66 to lead KLM Open after 1st round Unheralded Callum Shinkwin shot five birdies and an eagle Thursday on his way to a 6-under 66 and a one-shot lead after the first round of the 100th edition of the KLM Open        ...
14:49, 09/13/2019

Let's Play Back That Insane Joe Biden Answer About Racism and Record Players During Thursday night’s Democratic presidential debate, ABC News moderator Linsey Davis asked Joe Biden—fresh off being attacked over healthcare and immigration—a question about education and racism....
14:49, 09/13/2019

Retail Sales Rose in August American shoppers spent strongly in August, supporting the broader economy at a time of heightened global uncertainty. Retail sales, increased a seasonally adjusted 0.4% from a month earlier....
15:32, 09/13/2019

Is Deutsche Bank drinking in the last chance saloon? As it presses ahead with restructuring, Deutsche will exit cast equities, cut back in rates and centre itself on a traditional corporate banking business. CEO Christian Sewing calls it the most radical transformation the bank has undertaken in decades....
15:32, 09/13/2019

Top desktop as a service (DaaS) providers: Amazon, Citrix, Microsoft, VMware, and more Desktop as a service adoption lags behind on-premise VDI, but the popularity of cloud-hosted desktops is growing. Here's a look at the top DaaS providers and their services....
15:32, 09/13/2019

Professor Brian Cox review – science and hair combine in arena spectacular First Direct Arena, LeedsUniversal: Adventures in Space and Time is a jaw-dropping reminder that human life is both irrelevant and hugely preciousThere are loads of mind-boggling facts in Brian Cox’s two-and-a-half-hour arena show. That our nearest neighbouring galaxy, Andromeda, is 2.5m light years...
15:32, 09/13/2019

Man United players 'regressing,' says former England star Michael Owen believes Manchester United could learn a lesson from arch-rival Liverpool after claiming Ole Gunnar Solskjaer's players are "at best staying still, but most of all regressing."...
16:16, 09/13/2019

Neymar set to face PSG fans for first time after failed Barcelona transfer saga Neymar is available to play for Paris Saint-Germain after being left out of their squad as negotiations took place over a potential return to Barcelona, coach Thomas Tuchel said on Friday....
16:16, 09/13/2019

Casper’s Wave Hybrid mattress provides comfort and support without compromise I’ve spent the past several years sleeping on a ridiculously cheap spring mattress that provided virtually no support, but having never experienced any back pain or related issues, I was fairly convinced I didn’t need a fancy mattress in a box. Sure, I had seen and heard all of the same ...
16:17, 09/13/2019

Polarity Smart Bikes Launch Date Out Pune-based Polarity Smart Bikes will be introducing its pedal-assisted electric bike range in India on September 20, 2019. The new e-mobility start-up has already teased its line-up of products......
16:17, 09/13/2019

Former Holy Cross coach, fired after 34 years, sues school The former coach of the Holy Cross women's basketball team who was fired in March after 34 years has sued the school, alleging breach of contract, defamation, age discrimination, and infliction of emotional distress       ...
16:48, 09/13/2019

Week 2 fantasy football deep sleepers: Don't overlook Derek Carr in shootout with Chiefs Oakland Raiders QB Derek Carr will have to throw plenty to keep up with Kansas City's potent offense; WR DK Metcalf looks like Seahawks' best deep threat.       ...
16:48, 09/13/2019

YouTube star and his pal busted for filming close to Area 51 Two Dutch men, were busted this week for trespassing and filming on federal property close to Nevada’s so-called Area 51 — the classified government site engulfed in alien conspiracy theories, authorities said. Ties Granzier, 20 — who has nearly 740,000 YouTube subscribers — along ...
16:48, 09/13/2019

Joe Biden interrupted by ‘Dreamers’ at the end of Democratic debate HOUSTON — Former Vice President Joe Biden was interrupted by a group of DREAMERS at the end of Thursday night’s Democratic debate. Biden was being asked by moderator George Stephanopoulos to talk about any professional setback he’d experienced. “I never counted any professional setback I had a...
16:48, 09/13/2019

The winners, losers and snoozers of the third Democratic debate The Democratic presidential front-runner, former Vice President Joe Biden, stumbled through another debate, offering answers with so many asides and twists and turns, even The Post’s veteran debate watcher had trouble keeping track. The longtime politician’s stumbles gave New Jersey Sen....
16:48, 09/13/2019

Donald and Melania warned teen son Barron Trump not to vape “First Kid” Barron Trump has been issued a presidential directive: Don’t vape. President Trump on Thursday said that he and first lady Melania have warned their teen son about the dangers of vaping. Trump made the statement on the White House lawn before departing for Baltimore on ...
16:48, 09/13/2019

Exclusive: WeWork considers IPO valuation of as low as $10 billion - sources WeWork owner The We Company may seek a valuation in its upcoming initial public offering of between $10 billion and $12 billion, a dramatic discount to the $47 billion valuation it achieved in January, people familiar with the matter said on Friday....
16:48, 09/13/2019

London Stock Exchange flatly rejects Hong Kong's $39 billion takeover offer The London Stock Exchange emphatically rejected the Hong Kong bourse's $39 billion takeover offer on Friday, opting to stick with its planned purchase of data and analytics group Refinitiv....
16:48, 09/13/2019

Crisis-hit Boeing readies huge effort to return 737 MAX to the skies As Boeing Co sets its sights on winning approval to fly its 737 MAX within weeks, following a six-month safety ban, engineers around the world are rolling out plans for one of the biggest logistical operations in civil aviation history....
16:48, 09/13/2019

AT&T to lose 1.1 million TV subscribers as DirecTV continues nosedive (credit: Aurich Lawson) AT&T expects to lose about 1.1 million TV customers in the third quarter as it faces pressure from an investment group that says AT&T's increased focus on the TV business was a giant mistake. In an update to shareholders yesterday, AT&T CFO John Stephens "said the company e...
16:48, 09/13/2019

SpaceX says it will deploy satellite broadband across US faster than expected Enlarge (credit: Getty Images | Olena_T) SpaceX says it plans to change its satellite launch strategy in a way that will speed up deployment of its Starlink broadband service and has set a new goal of providing broadband in the Southern United States late next year. In a filing on August 30, Space...
16:48, 09/13/2019

Eden Hazard To Make Real Madrid Debut In La Liga Eden Hazard was expected to make his debut in Vigo in the opening round in mid-August after joining Madrid for an initial 100 million euros from Chelsea in June....
16:48, 09/13/2019

It’s possible to monetize data while respecting consumer privacy — here’s how Murky policies, tricky wordings, and sneaky assumptions about consent… these are just a few of the shifty tactics being used by companies to learn all about us. With more and more businesses realizing the lucrative power of personal data, there’s no denying that our deeply personal details are being...
16:48, 09/13/2019

France calls for EU-wide cryptocurrency rules amid Libra concerns The European Union needs to establish a common set of rules for cryptocurrencies to counteract risks posed by Facebook’s Libra, France’s Finance Minister Bruno Le Maire said today. According to Reuters, Libra could pose risks to consumers, financial stability and even “the sovereignty of European st...
16:48, 09/13/2019

How to enable dark mode in Slack on your desktop Welcome to TNW Basics, a collection of tips, guides, and advice on how to easily get the most out of your gadgets, apps, and other stuff. In March, Slack rolled out dark mode for its iOS and Android apps. Now, it’s rolling the feature out for its desktop apps: Windows, Mac, and Linux. To get the dar...
16:48, 09/13/2019

How John Roberts killed the census citizenship question Chief Justice John Roberts cast the deciding vote against President Donald Trump's attempt to add a citizenship question to the 2020 census, but only after changing his position behind the scenes, sources familiar with the private Supreme Court deliberations tell CNN....
17:16, 09/13/2019

Can this bull market keep plowing through? The trade war is far from over. Many multinational companies are expected to report weak third quarter earnings. And President Trump continues to feud with the Federal Reserve about interest rates....
17:16, 09/13/2019

House lawmakers ask Apple, Amazon, Facebook and Google to turn over trove of records in antitrust probe The requests ask each of the tech giants to provide detailed information about their internal operations, including copies of key communications between top-level executives and records related to "any prior investigation" they have faced on competition grounds....
17:16, 09/13/2019

Indonesia says some forest fires started on Malaysian-controlled land Indonesia said on Friday some forest fires in its territory had started on land used by subsidiaries of Malaysian companies, as the two neighbours traded blame for blazes that have spread haze across the region....
17:16, 09/13/2019

EU may need to regulate tech giants' data use: EU antitrust chief The European Union may impose rules to ensure companies that collect data do not misuse it, Europe's antitrust chief said on Friday, signaling how she could use her expanded powers to rein in U.S. tech firms like Facebook and Google....
17:16, 09/13/2019

Spooked by Facebook's Libra, euro zone to step up work on public cryptocurrency Euro zone governments and central banks are working on a long-term plan to launch a public digital currency that they hope would make redundant projects like Facebook's Libra, which is seen as a risk to financial stability, officials said on Friday....
17:16, 09/13/2019

| Middendorp at odds with Billiat over national duty Kaizer Chiefs coach Ernst Middendorp has bemoaned the fact that Khama Billiat played a full ninety minutes for Zimbabwe despite being short of match fitness....
17:16, 09/13/2019

| Highlands Park eye first major final in 36 years Highlands Park seek a first historic major final appearance in 36 years when they play Polokwane City in the MTN Top 8 second-leg semi-final. Sy Lerman reports....
17:16, 09/13/2019

| Froome happy to be alive as he targets 5th Tour title Chris Froome admits he is "grateful to be alive" after a horrific high speed crash into a wall in June that left the four-time Tour de France winner with multiple fractures....
17:16, 09/13/2019

| Top doctor sounds alarm over heatstroke at Tokyo 2020 One of Japan's top doctors has slammed the decision to hold the Olympics at the height of Tokyo's summer, warning that heatstroke will be the "biggest risk"....
17:16, 09/13/2019

Electric cars are coming: new models unveiled at Frankfurt Motor Show The Frankfurt Motor Show offers a first look at the some significant new electric cars: An 8-seat Mercedes, the affordable ID.3 from Volkswagen, and a car that drove all the way to show from China....
17:16, 09/13/2019

Leave.EU to face no further action over electoral law breaches The Leave.EU campaign will face no further action over technical breaches of electoral law in connection with its referendum spending return, police said....
17:48, 09/13/2019

New 'SNL' hire Shane Gillis defends his comedy after bigoted comments surface New "Saturday Night Live" cast member Shane Gillis has issued a statement in response to criticism over racially insensitive comments he made as part of his podcast....
17:48, 09/13/2019

Sale on the cards for owners of Clintons chain The owners of Clintons, Britain's second-biggest standalone greeting cards chain, are exploring a sale of the business seven years after it collapsed into administration....
17:48, 09/13/2019

‘I am in your head. The rent is free.’ Meet the hardest-working mouth in MLS. Quincy Amarikwa, a well-traveled forward in his first season with D.C. United, uses psychological warfare to unnerve opponents including superstar Zlatan Ibrahimovic....
18:16, 09/13/2019

Rising Car Prices Are Sending Even Strong-Credit Buyers to the Used Lot Drivers with high credit scores accounted for more than half of used-car financing in the second quarter this year, which was a record, the credit bureau Experian said....
18:16, 09/13/2019

Navy's Truman Carrier Strike Group deploys without its aircraft carrier With the aircraft carrier Harry S. Truman sidelined with electrical problems, its surface escorts nonetheless began deployment from their East Coast home ports on Thursday....
18:48, 09/13/2019

NASA contractors share the grief of Israeli and Indian lunar failures The team was gathered in a conference room last week, about 35 in all, ready to celebrate India’s triumph: the country’s first lunar landing. Like many watching the livestream broadcast from the contr......
18:48, 09/13/2019

Democratic FTC commissioner: We're not going fix Big Tech monopolies with little fines Chopra's remarks on antitrust concerns come hours after the House Judiciary Committee said it requested documents from Facebook, Apple, Amazon and Google....
18:48, 09/13/2019

It seems a no-deal Brexit is going to happen, Finland's Prime Minister says A no-deal Brexit looks likely, Finland's Prime Minister Antti Rinne told CNBC Friday, though he is still hopeful that both sides of the English Channel will have good relations going forward....
18:48, 09/13/2019

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

The best portable hard drive By Justin Krajeski This post was done in partnership with Wirecutter. When readers choose to buy Wirecutter's independently chosen editorial picks, Wirecutter and Engadget may earn affiliate commission. Read the full guide to portable hard drives.......
18:48, 09/13/2019

Toyota makes CarPlay and Alexa standard in the 2020 Prius Toyota has revealed Apple CarPlay will come as standard in all of its 2020 Prius models, along with Alexa and its Safety Connect system. Back in May, Toyota said the plug-in Prius Prime would include CarPlay and Alexa in the 2020 model, but it's expa......
18:48, 09/13/2019

What we've been playing in September: 'Control' and 'Wheels of Aurelia' Welcome back to Engadget's Gaming IRL, a monthly segment where we run down what our editors are playing. This time around, we dove into Remedy's latest third-person shooter, Control, and the indie driving sim Wheels of Aurelia. One of our editors als......
18:48, 09/13/2019

Head of Frankfurt auto show host steps down in middle of event Bernhard Mattes, president of German auto-lobby group VDA, will leave his post by the end of the year. His resignation comes during a time of transition for traditional car shows....
18:48, 09/13/2019

Alan Parsons talks about abandoned Pink Floyd album ‘Household Objects’ Instruments shminstruments. So said Pink Floyd when they set out to create an album of music made without instruments. The album, which followed their internationally acclaimed “Dark Side of the Moon,” was an avant-garde attempt that never saw the light of day, legendary producer Alan Pa...
19:32, 09/13/2019

U.S and European regulators reviewing safety of heartburn drugs like Zantac U.S. and European drug regulators said on Friday they are reviewing the safety of the widely taken heartburn drug ranitidine, commonly known by the brand name Zantac, after they found traces of a probable cancer-causing impurities in some versions of the medicine....
19:32, 09/13/2019

Felicity Huffman's sentencing date has arrived in historic college admissions scandal Felicity Huffman will become the first parent sentenced in the nation's college admissions scandal in what could be a precedent-setting decision.        ...
19:32, 09/13/2019

Duchess Meghan launches her fashion capsule collection for charity in London In her first official public engagement since giving birth, Duchess Meghan launched her Smart Works capsule collection in London on Thursday.        ...
19:32, 09/13/2019

Meghan McCain speaks her mind: 7 times 'The View' host has been blunt about her opinions Meghan McCain isn’t afraid to speak her mind, especially on "The View." Here are seven times McCain has been blunt about her conservative views.        ...
19:32, 09/13/2019

Taco Bell tosses out woman buying food for homeless A Taco Bell is under fire for allegedly kicking out a woman who wanted to buy food for a group of homeless people.        ...
19:32, 09/13/2019

Veteran dies covered in ant bites in a VA nursing home Sen. Johnny Isakson said he was "horrified" after Joel Marrable, a Vietnam War veteran, was covered in ant bites and died days later.        ...
19:32, 09/13/2019

Paris hit with massive public transport strike The biggest strike to hit Paris public transport in more than a decade disrupted tourists' plans Friday and forced commuters to work from home or find alternative ways to reach the office. (Sept. 13)        ...
19:32, 09/13/2019

Harvard says Epstein's $9M donations came before his 2008 guilty plea on sex charges Almost all of the $9 million that disgraced financier Jeffrey Epstein gave to Harvard was donated before his 2008 guilty plea on sex charges        ...
19:32, 09/13/2019

AP Top Stories September 13 A Here's the latest for Friday September 13th: Democrats debate in Houston; Trump visits Baltimore; Sunken scuba boat raised off California; Fugitive couple arrested in Arizona        ...
19:32, 09/13/2019

How Once-Doomed Mortgage Giants Gained New Lease on Life Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac cranked out profits as housing recovered after the financial crisis, and Congress couldn’t come up with a very good alternative to them. Now, the Trump administration has a roadmap for reprivatizing them....
20:00, 09/13/2019

Auto Sales Revved Up August Retail Spending Spending on vehicles drove strong retail sales in August, suggesting American shoppers continue to support the economy at a time of heightened global uncertainty....
20:00, 09/13/2019

Every car should be a little like the 2020 Toyota Corolla hybrid I got better than 57 miles a gallon driving on highways and city streets. It’s enough to make you wonder why every car isn't a hybrid yet       ...
20:00, 09/13/2019

Exclusive: Small-business support for Trump ebbs, but experts say he can reclaim voters More small businesses prefer a Democrat than Trump in the 2020 election, a new survey shows. That represents erosion of his traditional support       ...
20:00, 09/13/2019

10 fashion and beauty deals to know about this weekend Make a little time in your weekend to check out these incredible fashion and beauty sales before they're gone.       ...
20:00, 09/13/2019

Brits ban humorous food service delivery ad for being misleading A food delivery service ad depicting an escaped prisoner getting food delivery and an astronaut receiving food in space has been banned. Veuer’s Mercer Morrison has the story.       ...
20:00, 09/13/2019

Federal corruption investigation involves UAW president, former president A source says the criminal complaint against UAW Region 5 Director Vance Pearson refers to UAW President Gary Jones and his predecessor.       ...
20:00, 09/13/2019

Otto Wallin using late father's words to inspire him for Tyson Fury showdown Wallin's dad Carl died in May and he's desperate to honour him when he takes on Fury in their heavyweight showdown at the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas this weekend...
20:01, 09/13/2019

Giggles and 'joy jumps': rats love games of hide and squeak, scientists find Rodents enjoyed being found by humans and would hide again to keep the game goingThe next time you see a rat darting for cover, consider this: it might just want to have a playful game of hide-and-seek.A group of neuroscientists in Germany spent several weeks hanging out with rodents in a small room...
20:01, 09/13/2019

Kind Words Is A Game Where You Send Confessional Letters To Online Strangers “I always read the stuff people send me the wrong way,” a stranger on Kind Words, a new PC game where you write and receive confessional letters. “I read it as if they are upset with me and don’t want to talk to me. They’ve always told me this isn’t how they feel, but I just can’t stop thinking that...
20:01, 09/13/2019

Mordhau Players Are Having A Great Time By Ignoring All The Rules A player’s first experience in the popular PC game Mordhau will be Frontline. The 32-on-32 skirmish is the marquee player-vs-player mode in the game, and it embodies a specific grimdark fantasy of the high middle ages; two proud knighthoods, each defending a vague dynastic crest, cracking skulls wit...
20:01, 09/13/2019

Beatles fans can finally enter Strawberry Fields for the first time Since The Beatles wrote "Strawberry Fields Forever" in 1967, fans have peered through red metal gates at the former Salvation Army children's home in Liverpool that inspired the song....
20:01, 09/13/2019

Largest ever polar expedition will soon be frozen in drifting sea ice An icebreaker ship is about to deliberately let itself be frozen into the drifting Arctic ice as part of the largest ever scientific Arctic expedition...
20:02, 09/13/2019

Early whales swam doggy paddle across the ocean from India to Africa Rare fossils of early whales show they may have swam doggy paddle style. It may not have been elegant, but they still managed to spread across vast oceans...
20:02, 09/13/2019

Neymar available for PSG this weekend after Barca transfer saga "Neymar is available to play for Paris St Germain after being left out of their squad as negotiations took place over a potential return to Barcelona, coach Thomas Tuchel said on Friday."...
20:32, 09/13/2019

Canadian Olympic bobsled champion Kaillie Humphries wants to compete for U.S. A spokesperson from High-Performance Public Relations, which represents Bobsleigh Canada Skeleton, confirmed that Humphries has asked to be released from the organization....
20:32, 09/13/2019

It’s Porsche vs. Tesla facing off in Germany’s Green Hell It’s here at Nurburgring that Porsche’s new Taycan Turbo S set the record as the fastest four-door electric car last month. The feat wasn’t lost on a rival sitting thousands of miles away in California: Tesla's Elon Musk....
20:32, 09/13/2019

Wife of Peru’s ex-president dragged from court after judge denies his bail SAN FRANCISCO – A former Peruvian first lady was dragged out of a courtroom in San Francisco on Thursday as she cursed a judge’s decision to keep her husband, ex-president Alejandro Toledo, in jail pending extradition proceedings. Toledo, 73, is wanted in Peru to stand trial over accusations t...
20:32, 09/13/2019

Teens are posting videos of themselves ditching vape pens They are quitters – and proud of it. Amid a nationwide vaping crisis, some teens are announcing they are going cold turkey in social media. “Qutting juul tonight, pray for me,” Jessie Fancher tweeted along with a video of an e-cigarette being tossed from a moving vehicle. User ayeFRO, meanwhile, wro...
20:32, 09/13/2019

Rep. Max Rose urges Democrats to stop pursuing impeachment of Trump Freshman Rep. Max Rose is urging his Democratic colleagues not to move forward with impeachment proceedings against President Trump. Army vet Rose represents the 11th Congressional District covering Staten Island and southern Brooklyn that Trump won by 10 points over Hillary Clinton in 2016. “For th...
20:32, 09/13/2019

How to shop for the best clothes on Amazon Buying clothes online can be hit or miss, but there are tricks to finding amazing clothing on Amazon, like shopping in the Outlet or Boutique sections.       ...
20:32, 09/13/2019

Eddie Money, 'Take Me Home Tonight' and 'Two Tickets to Paradise' rocker, dies at 70 Born Edward Mahoney, Money launched his career in Berkeley in the '70s, landing Top 40 hits and platinum records over the next decade.        ...
21:00, 09/13/2019

Ex-Manor, Sauber F1 driver Wehrlein approached Haas about 2020 seat Pascal Wehrlein approached Haas about a return to Formula 1 with the team for 2020, but his time away from the championship ultimately counted against him...
21:00, 09/13/2019

WRC Turkey: Lappi extends lead over Ogier, Neuville close in third Citroen's Esapekka Lappi has extended his Rally Turkey lead to 17.7 seconds after a tough afternoon, increasing his advantage over reigning World Rally Championship winner Sebastien Ogier...
21:00, 09/13/2019

Rockenfeller fastest in Nurburgring DTM practice as Audi dominates Mike Rockenfeller led another DTM practice dominated by Audi at the Nurburgring, following a brief delay after a red flag caused by Jake Dennis's R-Motorsport Aston Martin losing its door...
21:00, 09/13/2019

WHO: Ebola funds not enough to fight virus through end of 2019 The World Health Organization is running low on funding it needs to fight a deadly outbreak of Ebola in the Democratic Republic of the Congo, the United Nations health agency said Friday....
21:00, 09/13/2019

As violence rises, more Mexicans waiting in Ciudad Juárez to apply for asylum Even in a city where authorities are investigating the scattering of body parts all over town, Domingo Beltran Zamora feels safer here than in his native Mexican beach town Acapulco....
21:00, 09/13/2019

Abarth 595 Pista edition receives new turbo and added kit Performance brand expands its Fiat 500-based hot hatch line-up with sixth variant of 595 Abarth has launched a hardcore ‘Pista’ edition of its Fiat 500-based 595 hot hatch. Available to order now and priced from £19,135, the 595 Pista is equipped with a new Garrett turbocharger that offers a higher...
21:00, 09/13/2019

Boxer Tyson Fury primed for Wallin bout, says sport needs 'lively' champs Heavyweight boxing champion Tyson Fury told UPI he is exactly where he is supposed to be before his bout against Sweden's Otto Wallin on Saturday. He also said it's up to "lively" boxers to keep the sport popular....
21:32, 09/13/2019

Paw-sitively beautiful photo released of Desert Museum’s ocelot ‘kitten’ TUCSON – One of Pima County’s cutest fuzzballs is growing up.While she may be a tad bit bigger, Arizona-Sonora Desert Museum’s ocelot “kitten”, Ida Zigglebaum still overloaded Tucson with her cuteness on Thursday after the 98-acre zoo shared her latest photo on Facebook...
21:32, 09/13/2019

Police identify east side McDonald’s robbery suspect TUCSON –Tucson Police Department Robbery Unit identified the man in connection to the robbery of an east side McDonald’s on Sept. 6. Police say Juan Mercado robbed a McDonald’s and a Circle K on Tucson’s east side. Mercado reportedly then he ran away to Sycamore Creek Apartments, where he barricaded...
21:32, 09/13/2019

Friday Football Fever has big matchups & regional rivalries TUCSON – Get ready for some big matchups in high school football tonight.  The 4th Edition of the 2019 Friday Football Fever kicks off around 10:18 p.m. tonight on News 4 Tucson. The Marana Pumpkin Patch and Farm Festival Game of the Week is a battle for Oro Valley bragging rights: Canyon Del ...
21:32, 09/13/2019

TPD: Vulnerable 82-year-old man located TUCSON –Tucson Police Department says Arriaga was located in the downtown area Friday morning. He is reportedly in good condition and was taken home. ***UPDATE***Missing 82yr old Esteban Arriaga was located this morning (9/13/19) in the downtown area. He was in good health & was brought home. Thank...
21:32, 09/13/2019

E-scooters can now be found around Tucson TUCSON – Razor and Bird electronic scooters were introduced to the downtown Tucson and Fourth Avenue area Thursday. As part of a 6-month pilot program, 1,500 e-scooters will be deployed around the city to see if they are a right fit for Tucson. Razor and Bird are both permitted to have 750 sco...
21:32, 09/13/2019

Trump administration nixes Obama-era clean water protections NBC -The Trump administration rolled back a major Obama-era clean water regulation on Thursday, reversing protections for certain waterways and wetlands that had fallen into a legal grey area after a series of Supreme Court challenges. Announced by Environment Protection Agency Administrator Andrew ...
21:32, 09/13/2019

Brexit Wreaks Havoc With Britain's Political Traditions As the U.K.’s highest court wades in to settle a tussle between the prime minister and lawmakers, some are questioning whether some conventions need changing....
21:32, 09/13/2019

UPS to pay $8.4 million to resolve U.S. overcharging probe United Parcel Service Inc has agreed to pay the United States $8.4 million to resolve allegations it overcharged federal agencies for package delivery services, the U.S. Justice Department said on Friday....
21:32, 09/13/2019

My son grieves for the great grandfather he has never met Your son may be wondering more about the family history and not know how to ask, says our expert Annalisa BarbieriMy partner and I have a five-year-old son, who seems to be happy and thriving. We live far away from any other family members. I am estranged from my family (my parents divorced when I w...
21:32, 09/13/2019

Edie Campbell: 'Fashion has an environmental problem – and I am complicit' With the clothing industry slow to respond to the impending climate catastrophe, how does a major model square her career with concern for the planet?Read more from the autumn/winter 2019 edition of The Fashion, our biannual fashion supplementFashion is, as an industry, the world’s second largest po...
21:32, 09/13/2019

Scandal-hit UAW agrees to contract extensions with Ford, FCA The United Auto Workers union agreed to temporary contract extensions with Ford Motor Co and Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV on Friday as it grappled with a federal corruption probe that has implicated its president....
22:00, 09/13/2019

Chicago brokerage to pay $1.5 million for cyber attack lapses: U.S. CFTC The U.S. Commodities Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) said on Friday that a Chicago-based futures brokerage will pay a total of $1.5 million for letting cyber criminals breach the firm's email systems and withdraw $1 million from a customer's account....
22:00, 09/13/2019

McCabe lawyer presses Justice Department to drop criminal case A lawyer for former FBI official Andrew McCabe pressed U.S. prosecutors on Friday to drop their politically sensitive case against him, citing reports that suggest they may be having trouble securing criminal charges....
22:00, 09/13/2019

Freeform releases the premiere date and first gut-punching look at the Party Of Five reboot Today Freeform announced the release date for its reimagined reboot of the classic ‘90s drama, Party Of Five. The new iteration, which comes directly from current-day headlines as it explores immigration reform, will premiere on January 8, 2020. The network also gave a sneak peek at an emotional sce...
22:00, 09/13/2019

Read this: An ode to Tuca & Bertie’s Speckle is a reminder of why it should’ve been renewed We still haven’t forgiven Netflix for canceling Tuca & Bertie, one of its best new shows of the year. Created by Lisa Hanawalt, this unconventional animated comedy set in a world where anthropomorphic birds exist became a witty and surprisingly emotional outlet that tackled female friendships, m...
22:00, 09/13/2019

At the Roast Of Alec Baldwin, guests shared what makes them roast-worthy Alec Baldwin has starred in as many beloved movies and TV shows as he’s appeared in headlines for controversies, feuds, and vulgar family voicemails. And that’s probably what makes him the ideal choice for the latest in Comedy Central’s long line of somewhat-annual Roasts, airing this Sunday, Septem...
22:00, 09/13/2019

Antonio Brown exposes the “asshole glitch” in our otherwise perfect information society Antonio Brown is a person who catches a football. He does not put the ball in the air—another man does that. But among athletes who can catch a football after another man has put it in the air, Antonio Brown is one of the best at doing that. It’s only natural, then, that our modern information socie...
22:00, 09/13/2019

Tall Girl’s familiar teen love story fails to reach new heights Within the ever-buzzy genre of “Netflix rom-coms,” is the even more specific subset of high school romantic comedies. Ranging from the highs of To All The Boys I’ve Loved Before to the lows of The Kissing Booth, these films revitalize the John Hughes ethos for a Gen Z crowd. Nzingha Stewart’s new fi...
22:00, 09/13/2019

| US university head admits he approved Epstein gift The president of the prestigious Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) admitted he had approved financial support from Jeffrey Epstein after the disgraced financier was convicted of child sex offenses....
22:00, 09/13/2019

| Democrats intensify 'impeachment' probe of Trump Democrats have stepped up their impeachment investigation of President Donald Trump even as the party's leaders remained dubious about the political value of the move 14 months before the next presidential election....
22:00, 09/13/2019

Ex-Ohio cheerleader sentenced to probation for abuse of corpse, after being acquitted of killing newborn baby A former Ohio high school cheerleader, recently acquitted of killing her unwanted newborn, was sentenced to six months in jail for burying the corpse after weeks of concealing her pregnancy. ...
22:00, 09/13/2019

‘Tent courts’ set up at border towns to ease strain on immigration cases The Trump administration has quietly started implementing its latest measure aimed at easing the strain of immigration courts tasked with a growing backlog of asylum cases at the southern border....
22:00, 09/13/2019

Hungarian writer, dissident Gyorgy Konrad dies at 86 Gyorgy Konrad, a writer and sociologist who was an iconic figure of Hungary’s dissident movement while the country was under communist rule, has died at 86...
22:00, 09/13/2019

As Promised, Anand Mahindra Replaces Plastic Bottles In Boardrooms Staying true to his word, Anand Mahindra has replaced plastic bottles in boardrooms with re-fillable ones. In July, the Chairman of the Mahindra Group had promised on Twitter that he would ban plastic......
22:00, 09/13/2019

Europe take one-point Solheim Cup lead into day two Team Europe took a one-point advantage over the U.S. into the second day of the Solheim Cup with a 4-1/2 to 3-1/2 lead after Friday's foursomes and fourballs at Gleneagles....
22:00, 09/13/2019

Swedish women's tournament canceled as dispute continues The Swedish Ice Hockey Association (SIHA) has canceled a proposed four-nation tournament featuring the United States, Canada and Finland in November as a dispute with the nation's female internationals continues....
22:00, 09/13/2019

PTSD linked to increased risk of ovarian cancer (Reuters Health) - Women who exhibit many classic symptoms of post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) may be much more likely to develop ovarian cancer than their counterparts who don't, a new study suggests....
22:32, 09/13/2019

U.S. and European regulators reviewing safety of heartburn drugs like Zantac U.S. and European drug regulators said on Friday they are reviewing the safety of the widely taken heartburn drug ranitidine, commonly known by the brand name Zantac, after they found traces of a probable cancer-causing impurities in some versions of the medicine....
22:32, 09/13/2019

In some of Hong Kong’s neighborhoods, Chinese nationals are not welcome anymore Political protests in Hong Kong have aggravated already-tense relationships between Hong Kong’s citizens and mainland Chinese visitors and residents....
22:32, 09/13/2019

Cardiologist victim behind Jennifer Lopez’s ‘Hustlers’ breaks silence The bachelor cardiologist who’s the real-life victim behind the new Jennifer Lopez movie “Hustlers” is telling his story for the first time — about being repeatedly drugged and swindled by a greedy pack of strippers. “I was naive and foolish,” Dr. Zyad Kivarkis Yo...
22:32, 09/13/2019

De Blasio tries to bat away ‘quid-pro-quo’ claims with hotels union Mayor Bill de Blasio struggled Friday to bat away quid-pro-quo allegations reported by The Post over City Hall’s pro-Hotel Trades Council policy reversal — which came as the politically powerful union gave his quixotic presidential bid key support. “That’s ridiculous,” ...
22:32, 09/13/2019

Britain may need a second Brexit referendum, says former PM Cameron Former British prime minister David Cameron, who took the decision in 2016 to hold a referendum on the country's membership of the European Union, said another vote may be needed to resolve the Brexit impasse....
22:32, 09/13/2019

Thousands march in Algeria, say no election before elite quits Tens of thousands of Algerians marched in the capital on Friday to demand that the rest of the ruling elite follow former president Abdelaziz Bouteflika in quitting power before any new election....
22:32, 09/13/2019

"Sort Out Mess You Created": Heckler Yells At Boris Johnson Boris Johnson was heckled by a protester as he made a speech in northern England on Friday, with a man demanding to know why the British prime minister wasn't in parliament fixing the mess he had......
22:32, 09/13/2019

Joe Biden On How US Can Avoid Being "Victim Of Terror" From Afghanistan US Elections 2020: The US can stop being a victim of terrorism emanating from Afghanistan if it insists that Pakistan provide it with bases to conduct operations against terrorists in the war-torn......
22:32, 09/13/2019

Mystery Surrounds Saudi Crown Prince's Enforcer In Year Since Khashoggi Death Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman had a trusted enforcer inside the Royal Court until the murder of columnist Jamal Khashoggi nearly a year ago....
22:32, 09/13/2019

White House Slams Backlash Over Melania's Coat In 9/11 Image: Report A White House spokesperson has fired back after social media users criticized US First Lady Melania Trump over a coat she wore in a 9/11 tribute image, because they claimed the stitching on the back......
22:32, 09/13/2019

Brexit: Britain Parliamentary Speaker Warns PM Johnson Not To Disobey Law Britain's parliamentary speaker has warned Prime Minister Boris Johnson not to disobey the law by refusing to ask for a Brexit delay and vowed to thwart any attempt to circumvent legislation....
22:32, 09/13/2019

New Zealand Unveils New Legislation To Tighten Gun Laws New Zealand unveiled new legislation Friday aimed at ensuring only "fit and proper" people can own guns in the wake of the Christchurch mosque attacks that killed 51 Muslim worshippers....
22:32, 09/13/2019

Oil falls as demand concern contends with US-China trade hopes Oil prices slipped on Friday and were on track for weekly losses as concerns about a slowed global economic growth outweighed hints of progress in the U.S.-China trade dispute....
23:00, 09/13/2019

Fugitive Couple Captured After Hiding for 16 Days Blane and Susan Barksdale escaped on Aug. 26 after overpowering two private security guards who were transporting them back to Tucson, Ariz., the authorities said....
23:00, 09/13/2019

Liz Cheney, Tart-Tongued Fighter, Is Warring With Rand Paul Over Who’s Trumpier Ms. Cheney, the No. 3 House Republican, has supplanted her father, Dick Cheney, as the most combative Cheney in Washington. She usually attacks Democrats, but not this time....
23:00, 09/13/2019

Chagall's famed 'Fiddler' painted on a tablecloth - researchers Marc Chagall, the 20th century French-Russian artist who delighted fans with his vividly coloured, whimsical works, did many of his paintings using the same nine pigments - and hardly ever used black, researchers said on Friday....
23:00, 09/13/2019

Hamburg airport security area closed with flights delayed Hamburg airport closed down its security check area on Friday night after a man was able to board a plane without a boarding pass. Police have said he is known to authorities....
23:00, 09/13/2019

German central bank chief slams ECB stimulus package Interest rate cuts and bond-buying programs to boost Europe's flagging economy "overshot the mark," according to Jens Weidmann. And he wasn't the only central banker to criticise Mario Draghi's monetary policy plans....
23:00, 09/13/2019

Bundesliga: RB Leipzig’s quiet title challenge Amidst all the discussion of Dortmund’s title chances, it’s RB Leipzig who have quietly taken the lead at the top of the Bundesliga. Unbeaten so far, they host Bayern on Saturday, looking to prove their own credentials....
23:00, 09/13/2019

Europe urges Iran to cooperate with UN nuclear watchdog Britain, France, Germany and the EU have issued a joint statement warning Iran to stick to its commitments under the 2015 deal on its nuclear program. Tehran's recent actions and activities were "deeply concerning."...
23:00, 09/13/2019

Why Trump shouldn't run the North Korea playbook on Iran North Korea's ongoing weapons program has shown why an imperfect nuclear deal is better than no deal at all. By applying "maximum pressure," the US has isolated Tehran and failed to stop Pyongyang....
23:00, 09/13/2019

How Austria's far right turned the stadium artwork 'For Forest' into a campaign issue The art installation of 299 trees in a stadium aims to draw attention to the fragility of forests, but right-wing populists misappropriated the project for their election campaign. DW asked artist Klaus Littmann why....
23:00, 09/13/2019

Actress Felicity Huffman sentenced to two weeks in jail in college admissions cheating case Felicity Huffman paid $15,000 as part of a cheating scheme to have a college counselor correct wrong answers on her oldest daughter's SAT scores in 2017, according to federal authorities....
23:32, 09/13/2019

House Democrats pursue Sessions for testimony in impeachment probe of Trump The former attorney general, whom Trump never forgave for recusing himself from the Russia investigation, appears as a critical witness in the Mueller report....
23:32, 09/13/2019

The impossible job of the World Bank? The World Bank is where finance and politics meet. The scope of its mandate and its ability to effect change have attracted some of both disciplines’ brightest minds to its presidency. But do the conflicting demands of the role mean that all careers at its head are destined to end in failure?...
23:32, 09/13/2019

Eugene Rotberg and the World Bank: Worth spending one’s life on The World Bank’s influence on the growth of global capital markets is unquestionable, and no individual has played a more important role than its former treasurer, Eugene Rotberg....
23:32, 09/13/2019

Romney says Trump was right to not cut capital gains taxes Mitt Romney is offering rare praise for President Donald Trump, hailing his decision not to index capital gains taxes to inflation as the right choice both politically and economically.The Utah senator said skirting Congress to allow investors to effectively lower their tax rates could risk a sell-o...
23:32, 09/13/2019

Eddie Money, rock 'n' roll hitmaker and reality TV star, dies at 70 American rock star Eddie Money, whose hits including "Two Tickets to Paradise" and "Baby Hold On" formed part of the power pop soundtrack of the late 1970s and early 1980s, died in Los Angeles on Friday at age 70, his family said in a statement....
23:32, 09/13/2019

AP Top Stories September 13 P Here's the latest for Friday September 13th: Felicity Huffman gets 14 days in prison; China to lift punitive tariffs on US soybeans, pork; Greta Thunberg joins climate protest in Washington; Animals explore abandoned van at Russian National park        ...
23:32, 09/13/2019

Bahamians look for loved ones as 1,300 missing People in the northern Bahamas are using a variety of ways to search for family and friends, amid alarming reports that 1,300 people remain listed as missing nearly two weeks after Hurricane Dorian hit. (Sept. 13)        ...
23:32, 09/13/2019

Jet's coach denies allegation of dirty tactics New York Jets defensive coordinator Gregg Williams says he and his coaching staff don't instruct players to use dirty tactics against opponents as Cleveland Browns wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. accuses. (Sept. 13)        ...
23:32, 09/13/2019

Pick up a joint instead: Vaping illnesses highlight flawed marijuana regulations People are dying from vaping-related lung illnesses. And it's highlighting a growing concern: There's no federal regulation of marijuana products        ...
23:32, 09/13/2019

Nightmare creature had egg-shaped eyes, Swiss Army knife head and a butt shield A spiky, armor-plated "walking tank" with bulging eyes, a shield on its butt and a head like a Swiss army knife scuttled along the seafloor more than 500 million years ago, snapping up prey with a deadly pair of mouth pincers called chelicerae....
00:01, 09/14/2019

American Beauty at 20: is the Oscar-winning hit worth a closer look? In the years since its release, critics have turned against 1999’s Oscar-winning suburban satire but it remains a telling snapshot of the timeI was 16 when I first saw American Beauty; it was the ideal age for it, though I didn’t know it then. In my last year of high school, with the adult world bec...
00:32, 09/14/2019

Zimbabwe’s Grace Mugabe regains prominence for husband The controversy around the burial of Zimbabwe’s founding president, Robert Mugabe, centers on his widow, Grace, who remained behind a black veil as she succeeded in getting President Emmerson Mnangagwa to build a special new gravesite for her husband...
00:32, 09/14/2019

U.S. Justice Gorsuch sees value of immigration through wife's eyes Supreme Court Justice Neil Gorsuch on Friday extolled the value of immigration and said his wife's experience as a naturalized U.S. citizen from Britain has helped give him a greater appreciation of the American system of government....
01:00, 09/14/2019

The best cheap PS4 bundles, deals and prices in the September sales Ok, let's do this. E3 2019 has shown us some great upcoming games and you're finally after a cheap PS4 bundle deal. This is a fantastic time to buy in as so many of the best PS4 games are super cheap nowadays. So you've got plenty of great games to enjoy for less once you take advanta...
01:00, 09/14/2019

The new network shows to watch (and the ones to skip) The major networks were once the centerpiece of the fall in terms of pop culture. Now, they're just one more group crying for attention, in a fourth-quarter that will see an onslaught of streaming and cable fare and the launch of studio-backed streaming service Disney+ as well as Apple TV+....
01:00, 09/14/2019

Ken Burns on the love and loss of 'Country Music' Ken Burns, the renowned documentarian known for bringing American history to vivid life, debuts his latest effort on Sunday, "Country Music." The ambitious yet intimate eight-part PBS series chronicles one of the country's indigenous and most beloved musical genres....
01:00, 09/14/2019

Cole Sprouse and Lili Reinhart's Major PDA Proves They're Definitely Back Together Lili Reinhart and Cole Sprouse just put the public in PDA. Back in July amid multiple reports, a source told E! News the longtime pair split earlier in the summer. The source noted that......
01:00, 09/14/2019

Why Gigi Hadid Is Being Sued for Posting a Photo of Ex Zayn Malik Gigi Hadid is being sued over a photo she posted of ex-boyfriend Zayn Malik. Photographer Robert O'Neil has filed a lawsuit against the supermodel in the Southern District of New......
01:00, 09/14/2019

Grey's Anatomy Season 16 Is About the Consequences Of the Romantic Comedy No one is getting off easy in Grey's Anatomy season 16. After everybody had a good time falling in love and committing the occasional crime in season 15, they're now facing the......
01:00, 09/14/2019

Taliban visits Moscow days after Trump says talks with group are ‘dead’ MOSCOW — A negotiating team from the Taliban arrived Friday in Russia, a representative told The Associated Press, just days after US President Donald Trump declared dead a deal with the insurgent group in Afghanistan. Russian state news agency Tass cited the Taliban’s Qatar-based spokesman S...
01:00, 09/14/2019

Man being fired brings emotional support clown to meeting A support dog just wasn’t going to cut it. A New Zealand man facing the ax at work brought a support clown to his recent redundancy meeting — the $200 performer provided comedic relief as his bosses fired him. Auckland ad man Joshua Jack said he sensed the bad news when he received an em...
01:00, 09/14/2019

Felicity Huffman sentenced to two weeks in prison, $30,000 fine for college admissions scandal Felicity Huffman will become the first parent sentenced in the nation's college admissions scandal in what could be a precedent-setting decision.        ...
01:00, 09/14/2019

Ellen reveals she dated one of Brad Pitt's exes: We 'have similar taste in women' Ellen DeGeneres and Brad Pitt have both dated the same woman in the past. The talk show host revealed she's dated one of his exes on Friday's show.        ...
01:00, 09/14/2019

Pochettino tells Tottenham players who sought exit to refocus or be dropped • Eriksen, Rose and Aurier among those who tried to move• ’Tottenham have more rumours than other clubs’Mauricio Pochettino has called upon the clutch of Tottenham players who wanted to leave over the summer to refocus or prepare to spend time on the sidelines.Christian Eriksen, Danny Rose, Serge Au...
01:32, 09/14/2019

This Protein And Fibre Packed Salad Is Sure To Aid Your Weight Loss Plan Your diet plays a crucial role in healthy weight management. But when you are planning your diet, you must understand the value of all nutrients in your bowl....
01:32, 09/14/2019

Singer Sam Smith embraces gender neutral pronouns they/them British singer Sam Smith on Friday asked to be referred to by the gender neutral pronouns they/them, citing "a lifetime of being at war with my gender."...
01:32, 09/14/2019

After 12-year-old Michigan boy dies on field, Jim and Jack Harbaugh help support his family Skylar Lasby, 12, died on a Michigan football field last month. Wolverines coach Jim Harbaugh and his dad, Jack, have supported his family and team.       ...
01:32, 09/14/2019

Three-time NBA champion Shaun Livingston announces retirement after 15-year career Shaun Livingston, who played 15 years in the NBA and won three championships with the Golden State Warriors, announced his retirement Friday.       ...
01:32, 09/14/2019

Jets' Gregg Williams dismisses Odell Beckham Jr.'s accusations, gets testy about bountygate Jets defensive coordinator Gregg Williams doesn't seem to think much of Odell Beckham Jr. after the Browns WR took shots at Williams' coaching style.       ...
01:32, 09/14/2019

Tim Tebow doesn't want college athletes to get paid: 'It's about your team' Former Florida quarterback and New York Mets minor-leaguer Tim Tebow believes paying college athletes changes the meaning of college sports.       ...
01:32, 09/14/2019

Dwight Freeney says Syracuse 'couldn't ask for better situation' with Clemson visiting After losing ugly to Maryland, Syracuse has a great opportunity against No. 1 Clemson, former Orange standout Dwight Freeney tells USA TODAY Sports.       ...
01:32, 09/14/2019

Daughters dispute Pat Bowlen's trust, risking disinheritance Two daughters of late Broncos owner Pat Bowlen are challenging the trust set up to determine the next controlling owner of the team       ...
01:32, 09/14/2019

Oregon State looks to improve against Cal Poly Oregon State is 0-2 this season with losses to Oklahoma State and Hawaii heading into Saturday's game against the FCS-level Cal Poly Mustangs       ...
01:32, 09/14/2019

A GM strike could come as early as Sunday. But a union scandal makes negotiations harder The United Auto Workers union and General Motors are locked in difficult labor negotiations, and a late night Saturday deadline looms for a new contract -- or a strike....
02:16, 09/14/2019

NASCAR shocks gun industry as it appears to block some firearm ads NASCAR rejected advertisements for its souvenir programs from multiple firearms companies earlier this summer as part of what is being seen as a "gradual shift" in its position on guns....
02:16, 09/14/2019

Leading figures join Alexander Lebedev to celebrate the launch of his book Hunt The Banker: The Confessions Of A Russian Ex-Oligarch Leading journalists and society figures gathered in Northcliffe House last night for the book launch of Hunt The Banker: The Confessions Of A Russian Ex-Oligarch, by Alexander Lebedev....
02:16, 09/14/2019

|Mineralresourcesdepartmentfacingasmanyas70legalbattles Mineral resources and energy director general Thabo Mokoena told Parliament’s portfolio committee on mineral resources and energy that the department received nine judgments since January of 2018....
02:16, 09/14/2019

|WeWorkplowsaheadwithlisting,reshapesboardtocounterskepticism WeWork isn’t backing down from its embattled listing, announcing a series of governance changes to assuage investor concerns in an effort to bolster its flailing valuation....
02:16, 09/14/2019

What to Know About the Controversy Surrounding New Saturday Night Live Cast Member Shane Gillis On Thursday morning, Saturday Night Live announced that three new cast members would be joining the show for its 45th season, premiering later this month. The long-running variety show was lauded for hiring Bowen Yang, the show’s first ever Chinese-American cast member. Hours later, a backlash...
02:17, 09/14/2019

Here’s What You Need to Know About Saturday Night Live‘s Three New Cast Members Summer is ending, the leaves are changing, and a new season of Saturday Night Live is coming. Although longtime SNL favorite Leslie Jones will be missing from our screens when season 45 of the the late-night variety show kicks off on Sept. 28, viewers will have three new hilarious cast members to lo...
02:17, 09/14/2019

Huge Pixel 4 leak tells us everything we need to know about the phone’s best feature The Pixel 4 press event hasn’t even been announced, and yet somehow, someone’s selling the phones in Asia. That’s how we were able to see the upcoming Pixel 4 and Pixel 4 XL handsets in a series of hands-on reviews from Vietnam and Thailand this week, videos that confirmed many of ...
02:17, 09/14/2019

How to preorder the iPhone 11, iPhone 11 Pro, or iPhone 11 Pro Max today Whether you’re upgrading from an older iPhone or making the switch from another brand altogether, today is the day you can secure Apple’s next flagship phone. Preorders for the iPhone 11, iPhone 11 Pro, and iPhone 11 Pro Max are officially open as of 5 AM PT / 8 AM ET, and we’re go...
02:17, 09/14/2019

Google Maps just got a brand new feature that goes way beyond navigation Google has been adding plenty of new features to Google Maps over the year, most of them meant to improve navigation and commute experiences. The latest feature, however, is a lot more helpful than just providing directions to a new destination. Google Maps will now show users drug addiction recover...
02:17, 09/14/2019

Antonio Brown Remains Eligible to Play for Patriots The league will continue to investigate allegations of rape and sexual assault made against the receiver but will not prevent him from making his Patriots’ debut on Sunday against the Miami Dolphins....
02:48, 09/14/2019

In visit to hurricane-ravaged Bahamas, UN chief calls for greater action to address climate change World leaders attending the upcoming UN Climate Action Summit are being urged to show up armed not with speeches but with plans to achieve carbon neutrality, reduce emissions and improve adaptation....
02:48, 09/14/2019

Miami adult-content website announces $10M bid for Miami Heat arena naming rights A Miami-based porn website announced on Thursday a $10 million bid for the naming rights to American Airlines Arena, the home of the Miami Heat NBA franchise. ...
02:48, 09/14/2019

This Is an Especially Good Picture of Saturn I’ve seen many pictures of Saturn, some crisp and clear, some blurry, some big, some small. I think I have the authority to tell you that this new image from Hubble is an especially good one. Read more......
03:16, 09/14/2019

'Sharenting' Now May Lead to Identity Theft Later There are lots of reasons to think twice before we post pictures and anecdotes about our kids online—they might find it embarrassing later, we’re creating a digital life they have no control over, it’s an invasion of privacy, etc. But here’s another reason to lock down how much we share: We may be h...
03:48, 09/14/2019

Vaping illness in US gives Canada pause as legal sales near The serious lung illness affecting hundreds of people in the US who vaped cannabis-based oil is giving Canadian health officials pause as that country prepares to allow the sale of vaping products in its legal marijuana market....
03:48, 09/14/2019

Martin Fehervary is the prospect the Caps can’t stop gushing about “We’re all big fans of his,” director of player development Steve Richmond said of the defenseman in July. “I think he’s got a chance to play in the NHL this year....
03:48, 09/14/2019

'Read, read, read': Mattis won't say Trump should pick up his book but suggests he might learn about leadership if he did Former Defense Secretary Jim Mattis is on tour promoting his book Call Sign Chaos: Learning to Lead, and while he wants to talk about what he learned leading troops in combat, all interviewers want to know about is his experience working for President Trump....
04:16, 09/14/2019

Biden and Warren Avoid Direct Conflict — But for How Long? They have staked out diverging political paths, but have mostly refrained from attacking each other. Now a more combative phase of the race seems inevitable....
04:48, 09/14/2019

UPDATE 2-Disney CEO Bob Iger resigns from Apple board as TV battle looms Apple Inc said https://www.sec.gov/ix?doc=/Archives/edgar/data/320193/000032019319000093/a8-kseptember201991019.htm on Friday that Walt Disney Co Chief Executive Officer Bob Iger had resigned from the company's board of directors on Sept. 10 as the two companies prepare to compete head-to-head in th...
04:48, 09/14/2019

Disney CEO Bob Iger resigns from Apple board Apple Inc said https://www.sec.gov/ix?doc=/Archives/edgar/data/320193/000032019319000093/a8-kseptember201991019.htm on Friday Walt Disney Co Chief Executive Officer Bob Iger had resigned from the company's board of directors on Sept. 10. (Reporting by Arjun Panchadar in Bengaluru; Editing by Maju Sa...
04:48, 09/14/2019

UPDATE 1-Speculators cut long dollar bets in latest week -CFTC, Reuters Speculators reduced their bullish bets on the U.S. dollar in the latest week, according to calculations by Reuters and Commodity Futures Trading Commission data released on Friday. The value of the dollar's net long position, derived from net positions of International Monetary Market speculato...
04:48, 09/14/2019

Canadian coroner caught stashing bodies in refrigerated truck Canadian justice officials are investigating a local medical examiner in Alberta for stashing bodies in a refrigerated truck outside the coroner’s office, according to a report....
05:16, 09/14/2019

Nintendo's Ring Fit Adventure Is Now Available For Pre-Order Feel free to cancel your Peloton membership, now that Ring Fit Adventure is up for pre-order. Nintendo’s new $80 fitness game uses role-playing game mechanics to keep you motivated during your workouts....
05:16, 09/14/2019

Trump explains his distinctive orange hue: it's the lightbulbs President says energy-efficient bulbs do him no favours‘The light’s no good. I always look orange. And so do you!’It’s been the subject of intense debate among late-night comedians and Donald Trump’s many online critics: why, in certain circumstances, does the president of the United States sometime...
05:16, 09/14/2019

The $400 billion outdoor industry sounds alarm on Trump's trade war tariffs From September 2018 to July 2019, outdoor recreation businesses have paid $1.8 billion more in tariffs compared to the year ago period, according to new data from the Outdoor Industry Association....
05:48, 09/14/2019

Toronto Film Festival 2019: ‘How to Build a Girl’ is a dose of reality Something rang awfully familiar to this film critic in “How to Build a Girl,” the story of an enthusiastic but inexperienced female writer trying to break into a field dominated by cliquey older men. So I’m not going to even pretend I’m reviewing it without bias. I suspect, h...
05:48, 09/14/2019

‘25 Words or Less’ host Meredith Vieira: I’m done with morning TV Former “Who Wants to Be a Millionaire” host Meredith Vieira is back in the daytime arena with “25 Words or Less,” premiering Sept. 16 (2 p.m. on WNYW/Ch. 5). If the show sounds familiar, that’s because Vieira hosted a three-week “25 Words” run on nine Fox-owned stations in August 2018 with celebrity...
05:48, 09/14/2019

Felicity Huffman gets 14 days in prison for college admissions scandal A federal judge in Boston sentenced actor Felicity Huffman to 14 days in prison and community service Friday for paying thousands to get her daughter admitted to college....
05:48, 09/14/2019

WeWork’s Efforts to Salvage I.P.O. Renews Fears About ‘Unicorn’ Era The company’s stumbles are the latest example of how fast-growing and unprofitable businesses are struggling to convince investors that they are good bets....
05:48, 09/14/2019

Iger Departs Board of Apple, Disney’s New Streaming Competitor Robert A. Iger, Disney’s chief executive and chairman, had been on the board since 2011. But both companies will debut streaming services next month....
05:48, 09/14/2019

Double check: Rodgers tries wristband with plays Packers QB Aaron Rodgers, who has had to learn a new offense for the first time since becoming the starter in 2008, experimented with a playcalling cheat sheet on his wrist during Friday's practice....
05:48, 09/14/2019

Ben Shapiro: American Healthcare Is Great if You Ignore All the Death Skittish conservative big brain Ben Shapiro would like the American public to know that life expectancy in the United States is great—just great!—so long as you ignore all the death and stuff....
06:16, 09/14/2019

Boris Johnson Is Getting Mercilessly Owned Everywhere He Goes British prime minister Boris Johnson is not a very popular man in many parts of his home country (or with several people in his own family), which makes sense considering he’s actively attempting to drive said country off of a cliff. On Friday, he made the mistake of showing his face in public, wher...
06:16, 09/14/2019

Hindi Diwas 2019: Importance And Significance Of Hindi Diwas Happy Hindi Diwas 2019: Hindi Diwas is celebrated every year on September 14, marking the significance of the day when the country's Constituent Assembly adopted Hindi as the official language of......
06:16, 09/14/2019

Narada Case: Court Tells Trinamool MLA To Record Voice Sample Before CBI The Calcutta High Court on Friday directed Trinamool Congress MLA Iqbal Ahmed to appear before the CBI to give a voice sample in connection with the Narada tapes scam....
06:16, 09/14/2019

Yogi Adityanath Gives Land Documents To Tribals Weeks After UP Massacre Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath on Friday handed over land documents to 281 residents of Sonebhadra, where 11 tribals had been killed in a land dispute on July 17....
06:16, 09/14/2019

Ex-Kolkata Top Cop To Appear Before CBI Tomorrow In Saradha Scam The CBI has summoned former Kolkata Police Commissioner Rajeev Kumar to appear for questioning on Saturday in connection with its probe into the Saradha scam, officials said....
06:16, 09/14/2019

Kim Kardashian's Letter Of Support Gives Second Chance To Murder Convict Kim Kardashian-West, the reality TV and social media star turned criminal justice reform advocate, was touring the District of Columbia jail in July when she met a murderer....
06:16, 09/14/2019

3 Trainers Rubbed Hot Pepper On Show Dogs For Act. They Face Charges Now Three dog trainers are accused of animal cruelty for allegedly using cayenne pepper to get show dogs to perform a scene while shooting in Pennsylvania for the cable series "Manhunt: Lone Wolf."...
06:16, 09/14/2019

"I Look Orange, It's The Lightbulb": Trump's Dig At Energy-Saving Policy While the Democratic presidential debate was underway on Thursday, President Donald Trump was behind a pulpit of his own, addressing House Republicans at a policy retreat in Baltimore. In between......
06:16, 09/14/2019

Top Canadian Intelligence Officer Arrested On Charges Of Spying The Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP) said on Friday that they had arrested a senior intelligence officer for allegedly stealing sensitive documents....
06:16, 09/14/2019

Minion Masters developer BetaDwarf raises $6.6 million for ‘friendshipping’ games BetaDwarf has raised $6.6 million in funding to make more "friendshipping games," which go beyond the co-op Forced and Minion Masters titles.Read More...
06:48, 09/14/2019

Cryptokitties creator Dapper Labs raises $11 million and unveils Flow blockchain Dapper Labs, the company behind CryptoKitties and upcoming projects such as NBA Top Shot, has raised $11 million in funding. It also unveiled Flow.Read More...
06:48, 09/14/2019

CRISPR tool used on HIV patient for first time The 27-year-old patient's prospects were bleak. In May 2016, he found out he had AIDS. Two weeks later, he was told he had acute lymphoblastic leukemia....
07:16, 09/14/2019

Fashion photographers reveal their secrets Hours on end confined to two feet square, teetering atop a box amid screams, shouts and sometimes violence. And you might not even walk away with anything usable. It's no life, working in the photographer's pit....
07:16, 09/14/2019

Meghan Markle wore a chic $154 button-up shirt from her new clothing line for her first royal engagement since giving birth REUTERS Meghan Markle wore an outfit from her own clothing line at its official launch on Thursday. The Duchess of Sussex unveiled Smart Set, a workwear-inspired clothing range in partnership with Marks & Spencer, John Lewis, Jigsaw, and Misha Nonoo. The royal wore a $154 button-up shirt with a p...
07:48, 09/14/2019

The most ridiculous law in every state Darren McCollester/Getty There are plenty of urban legends and fake state laws circulating around the internet. However, these weird or outlandish laws are actually on the books, whether they're enforced or not. Here are the most ridiculous laws from all 50 states — you may be breaking quite ...
07:48, 09/14/2019

The best tool boxes you can buy A good tool box is the foundation of any home maintenance, ensuring that your tools and equipment are protected, organized, and accessible. A great tool box does all the above, as well as striking the ideal balance between size and functionality, which is why we chose the versatile Ridgid 22 in. Pr...
07:48, 09/14/2019

Cramer's game plan: Expect the unexpected from both Powell and Trump After a "monster good week" for the market, Jim Cramer warns investors to have their guards up ahead of the Federal Reserve's highly anticipated policy meeting....
07:48, 09/14/2019

How The Gap, Old Navy plan to utilize data, IT, e-commerce as they split up in pursuit of growth The Gap as it is known today will split brands such as Gap, Banana Republic and Athleta and Old Navy for better focus. Executives outlined their data strategies in an analyst meeting....
08:16, 09/14/2019

Calorie restriction plus exercise can make bones more fragile New research in female mice reveals that exercising while on a low calorie diet can decrease quality and quantity of bone instead of increasing robustness....
08:48, 09/14/2019

Photographer Who Shot Iconic Tiananmen Square 'Tank Man' Dies At 64 The photographer who snapped the defining image of China's Tiananmen Square crackdown -- a solitary man defiantly blocking the path of a column of tanks -- has died in Indonesia, according to US......
09:16, 09/14/2019

DOJ opposes House panel's request for more Mueller probe materials as it pursues impeachment The Justice Department told a judge Friday that the House Judiciary Committee shouldn't be granted access to unreleased material from the former special counsel's Russia investigation as it weighs whether to move forward with impeachment proceedings against President Trump. ...
09:16, 09/14/2019

'Cowards run from fights': GOP challengers to Trump blast state parties for canceling primaries, caucuses Three Republican challengers to President Trump criticized  several states for canceling their presidential primaries and caucuses in a joint Washington Post op-ed published late Thursday....
09:16, 09/14/2019

UPDATE 2-Saudi Arabia says fires at Aramco sites 'under control' after drone attacks Drone attacks on two Saudi Aramco factories in Abqaiq and Khurais provinces on Saturday sparked fires that the state oil company brought under control, the Saudi interior ministry spokesman said without identifying the source of the drones....
09:48, 09/14/2019

Depleted Yankees lineup shows concerns in extra-inning loss TORONTO — With three destructive right-handed sluggers not in the lineup Friday night, the Yankees didn’t have enough firepower to move closer to their first AL East title in seven years. Edwin Encarnacion and Gary Sanchez are shelved with oblique and groin injuries, respectively, and Aaron Boone op...
09:48, 09/14/2019

50-year old maths problem about an infinite lottery finally solved A 50-year-old maths problem has finally been solved, and it shows that even an infinitely large lottery ticket could not contain every winning solution...
10:16, 09/14/2019

Now that MoviePass is dead, can we please start funding sensible businesses? Ding dong, the completely unsustainable witch is dead. As we reported earlier today, MoviePass is shutting down. It leaves behind a few now-useless cards, and several major VC funds out of pocket to the tune of $68.7M. Make no mistake, this was a completely predictable turn of events. For over a yea...
10:16, 09/14/2019

UK committee condemns loot boxes (‘surprise mechanics’) as gambling The UK Parliament’s Digital, Culture, Media and Sport Committee today released their conclusions from their investigation into addictive game mechanics. While the report is a long one not solely focused on games or loot boxes, the committee firmly condemns the use of such mechanics, in spite of atte...
10:16, 09/14/2019

Drone attacks set Saudi Aramco oil facilities ablaze Massive fires broke out at two Saudi oil facilities following drone attacks. Online videos showed massive blazes and plumes of smoke, although the Saudi interior ministry said the fires have been "controlled."...
10:48, 09/14/2019

Brazil and US strengthen ties, free trade in the pipeline Brazilian Foreign Minister Ernesto Araujo has said the two countries are closer than ever and that a free trade agreement is imminent. Mike Pompeo is equally effusive about relations between the two nations....
10:48, 09/14/2019

Germany prepared to take in 25% of migrants who arrive in Italy by sea Interior Minister Seehofer has made the gesture ahead of EU talks on migration later this month. The issue has been one of hot debate in recent years following a spate of arrivals in the Mediterranean....
10:48, 09/14/2019

EU plans energy tax to combat climate change Climate protection is high on the public agenda and EU finance ministers want to get in on the discussion. They have many ideas on carbon dioxide emissions pricing, but are yet to find an answer, reports Bernd Riegert....
10:48, 09/14/2019

Beijing backs away from including Huawei in trade talks China is pulling back on demands that national security issues be included in trade talks, suggesting that the status of Chinese telecom company Huawei, which the U.S. has called a national security threat and placed on a blacklist, won't be a factor in the talks....
11:16, 09/14/2019

Sportwatch: week one of NRL finals and Brisbane v GWS in AFL semi-final – live! Updates from a big day of Australian sportAny thoughts? Email or tweet @rrjparkin 10.06am BST 53 min: It’s a nondescript six from Canberra that finishes with a mid-field bomb, easily defused. And now they’re back on the back foot. Storm with the wind in their sails.Now it’s a kick to the corner for ...
11:16, 09/14/2019

Roy Hodgson opens up about Crystal Palace transfer 'jealousy'... and compares Mauricio Pochettino to Arsene Wenger Roy Hodgson has admitted a certain level of jealousy over the transfer funds made available to the likes of Mauricio Pochettino and Rafa Bentiez, managers previously considered hamstrung by tight transfer budgets....
11:16, 09/14/2019

Chelsea starlets Callum Hudson-Odoi and Reece James return from injury in Under-23 victory over Brighton Chelsea youngsters Callum Hudson-Odoi and Reece James handed manager Frank Lampard a double fitness boost after coming through unscathed on their return from injury....
11:16, 09/14/2019

Diane von Furstenberg unveils the ‘ScrapWrap’ made of trash Diane von Furstenberg is now designing rubbish — for a good cause. The iconic fashion designer, who is famous for her universally flattering wrap dresses, debuted the “ScrapWrap” made from textile leftovers and other post-consumer waste materials at New York Fashion Week. The eco-fab pro...
11:17, 09/14/2019

Is this a nude photo of Gwyneth Paltrow? Whoever she is, she has followers talking. Goop, the much-maligned wellness company founded by actress-entrepreneur Gwyneth Paltrow, confused fans when it shared a photo of a naked blonde Wednesday with its 1.1 million Instagram followers. Many questioned if the image was of Gwyneth — stretching in ...
11:17, 09/14/2019

Kevin Chappell fires 59 at The Greenbrier, 11th sub-60 round in PGA Tour history Kevin Chappell used a stretch of nine consecutive birdies on the way to becoming the 11th player to break 60 in the history of the PGA Tour.       ...
11:48, 09/14/2019

Votto, VanMeter go deep, Reds beat sinking Diamondbacks 4-3 Joey Votto and Josh VanMeter homered, Luis Castillo pitched five solid innings and the Cincinnati Reds beat the Arizona Diamondbacks 4-3       ...
11:48, 09/14/2019

Davis hits 2 HRs, A's top Rangers 14-9, keep wild-card lead Khris Davis homered twice, Ramon Laureano connected on the game's fourth three-run shot to break a tie in the sixth inning and the Oakland Athletics stayed in front in the AL wild-card race with a 14-9 victory over the Texas Rangers       ...
11:48, 09/14/2019

18-wheeler shreds parked car in Queens while attempting turn A truck driver took out a fire hydrant and tore up a parked car while attempting to turn onto a Queens street where big rigs are forbidden, video shows. In the footage posted on Facebook, the 18-wheeler ricochets back and forth between a Toyota Matrix XR parked on Whitney Avenue in Jackson Heights a...
11:48, 09/14/2019

Man arrested for swinging sword on Empire State Building observation deck A sword-swinging man was arrested Friday afternoon on the observation deck of the Empire State Building, cops said. No one was injured in the ordeal around 4:30 p.m. when the 35-year-old man pulled the cane sword, according to NYPD. Police sources said the man was threatening to kill himself. “...
11:48, 09/14/2019

Basketball: U.S. finish seventh at World Cup after Poland win The U.S. cruised to a 87-74 win over Poland to finish seventh at the FIBA Basketball World Cup on Saturday, putting the seal on the worst-ever performance for the Americans at the tournament....
12:32, 09/14/2019

Disney CEO Robert Iger departs Apple's board with video streaming showdown looming Walt Disney Co. CEO Bob Iger has stepped down from Apple's board as the two companies prepare to launch competing video streaming services.       ...
13:16, 09/14/2019

Target 20 Years of Design for All anniversary collection brings back 20 designers Saturday Target's 20th Anniversary Collection drops Sept. 14 with 300 items from 20 years of designer partnerships, including Zac Posen, Missoni and Anna Sui.       ...
13:16, 09/14/2019

Trump uses Justice as personal enforcer on California emissions deal with automakers From the AT&T-Time Warner merger to BMW, Ford, Honda and VW, antitrust division is rewarding Trump's friends, punishing those who defy him: Our view       ...
13:16, 09/14/2019

Porsche building Taycans in a tight spot To build one of the most game-changing models of its lineup, Porsche first had to figure out how to fit a factory into a cramped old German neighborhood....
13:17, 09/14/2019

$100,000 Per Person. That's The Price To Stay At Igloo-Themed Hotel A Finnish luxury travel company is set to open a movable hotel at the North Pole that offers a rare and eco-conscious experience for the adventurous traveler who can swing the roughly $100,000 price......
13:17, 09/14/2019

|DronessparkfiresattwoSaudiAramcooilfacilities Drone attacks sparked fires at two Saudi Aramco oil facilities early Saturday, the interior ministry said, in the latest assault on the state-owned energy giant as it prepares for a much-anticipated stock listing....
13:48, 09/14/2019

|'Lifeheregoesbackwards':WatercrisismakesthingsevenworseinZimbabwe Trudging home along a dusty street in the Zimbabwean city of Bulawayo, Sikhathele Ndlovu balances a 20-litre bucket of water on her head, a ritual she’s performed daily for almost a decade. Persistent drought on top of existing faulty piping means there’s little prospect of an end to her back-breaki...
13:48, 09/14/2019

Paper Round - Solskjaer: 'I don't fear the sack... yet' "Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has Manchester United\u0027s backing as David de Gea closes in on a new deal, Mesut Ozil is asked to leave, and Pep Guardiola won\u0027t spend big in January."...
15:16, 09/14/2019

|WATCH:UK'sworst-caseno-dealBrexitplanwarnsoffoodshortages,publicdisorder The British government's plans for a no-deal Brexit warn of severe disruption to cross-Channel routes, affecting the supply of medicines and certain types of fresh foods, and say that protests and counter-protests will take place across the country....
15:16, 09/14/2019

Brad Pitt gives one of his best performances as a lonely, James Bond-like astronaut in 'Ad Astra' Warning: There are minor spoilers ahead for "Ad Astra." Brad Pitt stars as a lonely astronaut in the space film where he sets off on a mission to find his long lost father (Tommy Lee Jones) who was previously believed to be dead. Pitt's performance is one fans will be talking about along with the ci...
15:48, 09/14/2019

The incredible story of how Buffalo wings were invented Nitr/Shutterstock Insider Food's video team set out to Buffalo, New York, in August to find the best wings in town. Herrine Ro and Alana Yzola visited Anchor Bar, the restaurant where Buffalo wings were first invented in 1964. They spoke with Anchor Bar's marketing director Michelle Buchholz, who e...
15:48, 09/14/2019

Transit strike cripples Paris commute Parisians had to find alternate ways to get to work Friday morning after the city's biggest public transit strike in nearly 13 years crippled subway and bus lines....
15:48, 09/14/2019

Foreign leaders, supporters honour Zimbabwe’s Robert Mugabe at state funeral Mugabe led Zimbabwe for 37 years, from independence until he was ousted by the army in November 2017. He died in a Singapore hospital on Sept. 6 aged 95....
15:48, 09/14/2019

Fights break out at Hong Kong mall amid counter protests The situation turned chaotic as groups of people traded blows and some used umbrellas to hit their opponents. Police later moved in to defuse the situation, with several people detained....
15:48, 09/14/2019

Zooey Deschanel Is Dating Property Brother Star Jonathan Scott New couple alert--and this one may come out of left field. One week after announcing her separation, Zooey Deschanel is moving on with Property Brothers star Jonathan Scott. She and the......
16:32, 09/14/2019

Why Rihanna's Collaboration Wish List Is Full of Girl Power Rumor has it Rihanna is set to release new music in December. So what can fans expect? Well, according to reports, the project is a dancehall inspired album. But, so far, that and the......
16:32, 09/14/2019

Ogier takes WRC Rally Turkey lead from Citroen team-mate Lappi Reigning World Rally champion Sebastien Ogier edged into the lead of Rally Turkey, as his Citroen team-mate Esapekka Lappi made a mistake in the afternoon loop on Saturday...
16:32, 09/14/2019

Muller takes first win for Cyan Racing in opening WTCR Ningbo race Yvan Muller claimed his first World Touring Car Cup win with Cyan Racing's Lynk & Co 03 in the opening Ningbo race after resisting a spirited challenge from Ma Qing Hua...
16:32, 09/14/2019

The top tech IPOs this year have outperformed the S&P 500, despite Uber and Lyft Thanks to the performance of Beyond Meat, investors who focus on venture-backed tech IPOs have done well this year despite some notable disappointments....
16:32, 09/14/2019

Congo police detain ex-health minister in Ebola funds probe Police in Congo have detained the former minister of health amid an investigation into the use of Ebola funds as confirmed Ebola deaths rose to near 2,000 and confirmed cases of the virus exceeded 3,000 in the sprawling African nation...
17:00, 09/14/2019