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

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The Department of Mineral Resources and Energy is considering legislation that will give government a 20% free carry share in upstream petroleum, Parliament heard on Friday....

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Taliban takes responsibility for deadly Afghanistan hospital bombing A suicide truck bomber devastated a hospital in southern Afghanistan, leaving 20 dead and up to 100 injured. The Taliban claimed responsibility for the attack....
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When worlds of sound merge: Listen to the Campus Concert 2019 South Africa was in focus at this year's Campus Project of DW and the Beethovenfest. You can hear the hear the strongly applauded program right here....
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Steve Hansen points finger at Rassie Erasmus for 'putting pressure on referees' ‘Pretty obvious what they’re trying to do,’ says NZ coachAll Blacks face South Africa in Saturday’s pool gameNew Zealand’s head coach Steve Hansen has rebuked his counterpart Rassie Erasmus for attempting to influence the French referee Jérôme Garcès before Saturday’s pool game between the two south...
15:18, 09/19/2019

France confident of pipping England to top spot and going all the way to World Cup final France spring surprises in selection for Argentina game Team on a par with best in world, says Yoann Huget France’s unpredictability these days tends to be in their team selection rather than their play, but after being named in a side to face Argentina on Saturday that surprised even the French med...
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U.N. climate summit to test world’s resolve to halt warming After a summer of wildfires, heat waves and hurricanes, United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres says he is banking on new pledges from governments and businesses to abandon fossil fuels during a special climate summit in New York on Monday....
15:19, 09/19/2019

Nigeria becomes Africa's staging ground for the illegal pangolin trade with Asia In a rubble-strewn storage lot in the sprawling Nigerian port city of Lagos, customs agents crack open a shipping container crammed with scales from pangolins, a shy mammal prized in Asia for its use in medicines....
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AT&T and Dish are reportedly not in talks over DirecTV deal "So there's been some stories out there about the industrial logic about putting 2 satellite providers. It hasn't been successful and I don't know that there's any change in that regulatory perspective," AT&T's chief financial officer said....
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3 Amish children killed, another injured after vehicle crashes into buggy Four Amish siblings were in the buggy traveling home from school about 3:20 p.m. when a vehicle struck them from behind, officials said.        ...
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'It's our future that's at stake': US students plan to skip school Friday to fight climate 'emergency' Tens of thousands of high school students in cities nationwide plan to skip class Friday to attend Global Climate Strike marches.        ...
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|Cabinet:'Fruitful'talksonMboweni'sgrowthplan Minister in the Presidency Jackson Mthembu says Cabinet is considering Treasury's economic policy paper, now that the deadline of public submissions has passed....
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Meet the New Head of Planned Parenthood: Alexis McGill Johnson Is a Seasoned Soldier in the War for Women’s Reproductive Health It was mid-August, and just weeks into her new job as acting president/CEO of the Planned Parenthood Federation of American and the Planned Parenthood Action Fund, Alexis McGill Johnson was out front, defending the organization from attack....
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Two Men in ICE Custody Reach Day 72 of Hunger Strike Two Indian asylum seekers detained by U.S. immigration Gurjant Singh and Ajay Kumar have been on hunger strike for 72 days, according to their attorneys. Advocates are concerned for their health....
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Show Me the Lie in This Deeply Disturbing Back-to-School PSA by Sandy Hook Parents Americans at large are feeling increasingly unsafe in public places, and a new PSA video from a nonprofit formed by some of the families who lost loved ones at Sandy Hook is a brutal reminder that kids have plenty to fear at back-to-school time as well....
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Trump Is Spreading Dangerous Lies About Ilhan Omar and 9/11 It took just a few hours for President Donald Trump’s latest lie about Minnesota Rep. Ilhan Omar to fall apart, after the president boosted a patently false smear that Omar had “partied on the anniversary of 9/11.”...
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Biotech is going to the dogs - and big profits await For Jessica Lescault there is no question that her 6-year old English bulldog "Moose" deserves cutting-edge biotechnology cancer treatment as much as any human patient....
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Kelly Clarkson reminisces about 'American Idol' with Simon Cowell, Paula Abdul, Randy Jackson Kelly Clarkson, now the host of her own "The Kelly Clarkson Show," caught up with "American Idol" judges SImon Cowell, Paula Abdul and Randy Jackson.        ...
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School Shooting Hoodies Draw Outrage From Survivors A New York street wear company showcased sweatshirts last week featuring bullet holes and the names of schools where students have been killed in mass shootings....
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Immigration court backlog exceeds 1 million cases, data group says The immigration court backlog now exceeds 1 million cases, according to Syracuse University's Transactional Records Access Clearinghouse, which tracks immigration court data....
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CNN announces details for LGBTQ town hall Nine Democratic presidential candidates have accepted the Human Rights Campaign Foundation's invitation to participate in a CNN town hall next month focused on lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer issues. HRC is billing the October 10 town hall in Los Angeles, "Power of our Pride," and it c...
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New Mercedes-Benz EQB: electric compact SUV hits the road New Mercedes-Benz GLB will spawn an electric variant in 2021; first production-previewing prototypes have now emerged Mercedes-Benz will launch an electric version of its new GLB compact SUV in 2021, named the EQB, and more production-like prototypes have now been seen testing. Previously only seen...
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Analysis: How car production will become CO2-neutral Roughly 0.55 tonnes of CO2 is emitted for each car produced Amid the push towards clean EVs, car makers target emission-free manufacturing The automotive industry is fully committed to the development of zero-emission cars, but pressure is growing to achieve CO2-neutrality across the entire prod...
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Shane Gillis jokes Trump would be 'funniest' president to 'see get shot' in first stand-up after 'SNL' axing Shane Gillis joked that Donald Trump would be "the funniest" president "to see get shot" in his first return to stand-up after the comic was fired from "Saturday Night Live" earlier this week....
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U.S. travel industry urges Washington to reauthorize tourism body Brand USA Some 15 executives from companies associated with the tourism industry, such as American Express and Marriott , have urged the U.S. government to renew federal funding of Brand USA, which promotes the United States as a travel destination....
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U.S. Democratic presidential candidate Buttigieg unveils health plan Democratic presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg on Thursday unveiled his plan to reform the U.S. healthcare system by offering everyone coverage under the federal Medicare program, but not forcing people to give up private heath insurance plans....
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Can You Call Dibs on Overhead Space on a Flight? Earlier this week, we explained why you should never swap seats on a flight to make room for another passenger—but what about overhead space for their carry-on?...
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U.S. investigates reports of deadly airstrikes in Afghanistan The U.S. military carried out drone strikes against a suspected Islamic State hideout in eastern Afghanistan Thursday, but local authorities said the attack also killed multiple civilians....
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OECD projects slowest economic growth since the recession The global economy is expected to grow by 2.9 percent in 2019 and 3 percent in 2020, the weakest growth in a decade, the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development reported Thursday....
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The situation in the Middle East is deteriorating: Reyl Singapore Daryl Liew of Reyl Singapore says there could be a floor for oil prices now because the geopolitical risk premium is back in the price. He also says he is concerned about the outlook for the Middle East....
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Office supplies get fancy with Tiffany’s elegant desk collection Tiffany is leaping into the men’s space with a sterling silver-trimmed splash. Come October, the storied luxury house will debut Tiffany Men’s, a comprehensive collection (ranging from $200 to $15,000) of everything from jewelry and watches to barware and a one-of-a-kind chess set, made from sterlin...
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Fighter pilot rescued from high-voltage power line after crash in France F-16 pilot’s parachute got caught in electricity line after he ejected from jet in BrittanyA Belgian F-16 fighter pilot has been rescued from a high-voltage electricity line after his jet crashed in Brittany, France.The plane came down over the town of Pluvigner at about 10.30am local time on Thursd...
17:33, 09/19/2019

Italy and France bury hatchet over Leonardo da Vinci celebrations Italy’s new government set to sign entente cordiale with France to exchange masterpiecesItaly and France are set to sign an agreement to exchange works by Leonardo da Vinci and Raphael, burying a spat triggered by Italy’s former populist government.The deal is expected to be signed in Paris on Tuesd...
17:33, 09/19/2019

Fastest-growing UK terrorist threat is from far right, say police Seven of 22 major plots since March 2017 driven by extreme rightwing ideologyPolice have said the fastest-growing threat of terrorist violence in the UK is from the far right, with seven of the 22 plots to cause mass casualties since March 2017 being driven by extreme rightwing ideology.They said re...
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Take 5: Ravens' rematch vs. Mahomes highlights Week 3 In a scheduling oddity, Week 3's slate only has one game featuring two 2-0 teams - the Baltimore Ravens at the Kansas City Chiefs -- but that game shouldn't disappoint....
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Athletics: Ethiopia’s Dibaba out of world championships with foot injury Ethiopia’s 1,500 metres world record holder and 2015 world champion Genzebe Dibaba has withdrawn from the world championships starting in Doha next week due to a foot injury, her management company said on Thursday....
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Report: DEA joins investigation into Skaggs' death The Drug Enforcement Administration is working to find the source of the drugs that Los Angeles Angels pitcher Tyler Skaggs took before he died, ESPN's "Outside the Lines" reported on Wednesday....
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Bugatti revives its toy Baby car with a grown-up carbon fiber version In 1922, automobile designer Ettore Bugatti wanted to create a present for his four-year-old son Roland. In a move putting him into 'best dad ever' territory, Bugatti designed the Baby: an electric half-scale model of the famous Type 35 racecar. Near......
18:18, 09/19/2019

T-Mobile will give Apple Card owners higher in-store cashback T-Mobile has announced a partnership with Apple to offer up to three percent cashback on in-store purchases for customer's who use the new Apple Card. The company said it's "the only wireless provider to offer three percent Daily Cash on Apple Card,"......
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'Assemble with Care' sets the standard for Apple Arcade exclusives I've never been much of a tinkerer. I look after my favorite gadgets -- new and old -- wiping them down, swaddling them in cases and backing up whatever personal data they might hold. But I've never been part of the 'maker movement' and rarely use a......
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A 4G flip phone with Google Assistant is coming to the US Dumb phones are getting smarter. Last year Nokia showed us what was possible in a feature phone with its 8110 4G, now Alcatel is leveraging the same operating system, Kai, to launch a 4G flip phone with Google Assistant integration, as well as apps s......
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Watch Huawei's Mate 30 event right here After all those Huawei product photos leaked over the past weeks, the company might have no surprises left in store for its Mate 30 event in Munich, Germany. Still, you can confirm all the rumored information that came out yourself by watching a live......
18:18, 09/19/2019

Arcimoto is finally shipping its three-wheeled EV to customers After more than a decade of working on its "Fun Utility Vehicle," or FUV, Arcimoto is finally shipping the three-wheeled EVs to customers. The company announced today that it's entered production mode, which means you could see the FUV cruising aroun......
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‘Mixed-ish’ is about ‘finding your voice,’ says showrunner Karin Gist The universe of “Black-ish” has become as expansive as “Game of Thrones.” The ABC sitcom — soon entering its sixth season following the fictional Johnson family —has spawned two spinoffs: Freeform’s “Grown-ish,” which follows Johnson daughter Zoey (Yara Shahidi) through college, and now ABC’s “Mixed...
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Azharuddin Set To Contest For Hyderabad Cricket Association President Mohammad Azharuddin's nomination was rejected in 2017, but after a span of two years he has once again applied for the post of Hyderabad Cricket Association president....
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A stargazer's guide to the equinox and how Earth moves around the sun As the September equinox falls, we begin a new astronomy series with all you need to know about how Earth's orbit affects what we see in the night sky...
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F1 stockpiling face masks at Singapore GP as toxic smog to blanket night race Singapore Grand Prix organisers are preparing for 'unhealthy' levels of air pollution in the form of forest fire smoke blown in from Indonesia...
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UK Top Court To Rule Next Week On Boris Johnson's Parliament Suspension Britain's Supreme Court aims to deliver its ruling early next week on whether Prime Minister Boris Johnson acted unlawfully when he suspended parliament for five weeks in the run-up to Brexit, the......
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Favour "Peaceful Resolution" To Crisis After Saudi Attack: Mike Pompeo US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo Thursday said he preferred a "peaceful resolution" to a crisis sparked by attacks on Saudi oil infrastructure, as Iran warned against "all-out war"....
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15 Best Coffee Places In Delhi You Just Can't Miss The growing number of coffee places around town get us to one point- Delhi loves coffee. So we'v got a list of some of the best coffee places in town that you must visit for your refill of caffeine....
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Navy acknowledges, but can't explain strange 'aerial' objects in 3 videos The U.S. Navy has acknowledged what appear to be unusual flying objects in footage from three separate military videos, saying they show "unidentified aerial phenomena" moving at high speeds....
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Huawei's 2010 Concept Video About the Year 2020 Is Super Awkward When I was a kid, the year 2020 seemed so far away. But now that “the future” is almost here, it’s fun to look back at what we thought 2020 might look like. Huawei, the world’s largest telecommunications company and a lightning rod for controversy in the U.S., had its own idea about what the year 20...
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Fighter pilot ejected into high-voltage power line after jet crash A Belgian F-16 fighter jet crashed in France and, after ejecting, one of its two pilots hit a high-voltage power line and was left hanging in the air....
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Archaeologists find penis statue buried at ancient sacrifice site A large stone penis that may have been used for sacrificial fertility rituals has been uncovered in Sweden. The bizarre phallic statue has been linked to a Bronze Age fertility cult – and stands erect at nearly two-feet high. Archaeologists uncovered it by accident while investigating a site earmark...
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Baltimore restaurant under fire for ‘racist as hell’ dress code A Baltimore restaurant is under fire before it has even opened. When an image appeared on social media showing the establishment’s dress code — posted on the gate outside — some users complained that the rules seemed to be discriminating against certain customers. Others, meanwhile, defe...
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Datadog Shares Soar as Investors Bet on Cloud-Based Software Shares of Datadog jumped as they made their debut in the public markets, reflecting robust investor demand for companies tied to cloud-based technologies....
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A blind taste test to determine the best jarred pasta sauce Buying jarred tomato sauce is an affront to everything I was raised to be. I was raised in one of those big Italian families you’ve seen caricatured in pop culture: Our furniture was covered in plastic. Our conversations were conducted at maximum volume. Our Sunday dinners were epic. Commercially pr...
19:17, 09/19/2019

How Google Fi's Unlimited Plan Stacks Up to AT&T, Sprint, T-Mobile and Verizon Google’s mobile service, Google Fi, finally has an unlimited data plan. Though the previous sliding-scale “Flexible plan” that defined Fi’s service still remains available, the new unlimited plan offers a more traditional pricing structure, reduced data throttling, and a few other perks. Let’s exam...
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I Have A Short Attention Span When It Comes To Cars! What Should I Buy? Evan currently drives a brown Audi wagon, but like many of us he can’t seem to stay focused on owning the same car for a while. He’s looking to change it up with something faster that can sacrifice some practicality but still has all-weather versatility. What car should he buy?...
19:17, 09/19/2019

At $2,900, Would You Soar In This 1975 Triumph Spitfire 1500? When considering small sports cars, Mazda’s MX-5 is always the safe choice. Some of us want to live on the edge and that’s why cars like today’s Nice Price or Crack Pipe Spitfire tickle many a fancy. Let’s see if this not-so-safe choice has a totally safe-to-buy price....
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Macanese driver Leong joins Sochi F3 finale with Jenzer team Jenzer's tally of FIA Formula 3 drivers has reached six as Hon Chio 'Charles' Leong has joined Red Bull, Honda Formula 1 junior Yuki Tsunoda and Andreas Estner at Sochi...
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Look: Kate Middleton visits family center, learns about nurse partnership program Kate Middleton paid a visit to the Sunshine House Children and Young People's Development Centre in London on Thursday to learn more about the location's Family Nurse Partnership program....
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Facebook working on AR glasses it hopes will replace smartphones Facebook is reportedly developing augmented reality (AR) glasses with a twist. These won’t be tethered to a mobile device, but will instead work as a standalone product that could replace smartphones. Facebook aims to release the product by 2025, but the company doesn’t have a great track record whe...
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Skillprint studies how you play games to unlock your hidden skills Play games, unlock your inner superpowers, and win at life. That’s the idea behind Skillprint, a startup that uses advanced analytics to study how you play games and uses that information to discern your personality and what kind of jobs might be right for you. Skillprint plans to use entertai...
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Total War Saga: Troy will debut in 2020 Sega Europe confirmed leaked news that Total War Saga: Troy is Creative Assembly‘s next Total War game. It’s coming in 2020. After the debut of Total War: Three Kingdoms, the team is due to launch a smaller Total War game; Creative Assembly’s Saga games have a more limited scope. I...
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Magic Leap shows off free Concept apps with AR data visualization Magic Leap announced that third-party developers can now publish and explore Concepts, or free augmented reality apps with limited functionality.Read More...
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Wunder Mobility closes $60 million round to expand its urban transport platform in the U.S. Wunder Mobility, which helps companies and cities create their own urban mobility services, has closed a series B round of funding at $60 million.Read More...
19:48, 09/19/2019

'I love it here, but it's still a business': Mookie Betts' future looms large in Boston Boston's title defense is over and its front office is in flux. And with their biggest star approaching his walk year, the Red Sox have a ton of work to do this winter and beyond....
19:48, 09/19/2019

Trash talk, mattress fires and a flying projector: Lane Kiffin's year at Tennessee Lane Kiffin's one season in Knoxville was one of the wildest in recent memory. A decade later, those involved remember the highs, the lows and the unbelievable....
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Singapore GP diary: 'Unhealthy' haze hangs over Singapore, then disappears The Formula One paddock is a busy place that hosts a lot of serious business over a race weekend, but here we try to bring you some of the news stories you might otherwise miss ahead of the Singapore Grand Prix....
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| Abbott shows Proteas have shed a costly ‘generation’ Kyle Abbott’s superlative county bowling feat served as a disconcerting reminder of the flight of high-calibre cricketers from SA soil, says Rob Houwing....
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| Ex-England forward Beardsley suspended over racist comments Former Newcastle Under-23s coach Peter Beardsley has been suspended from all football-related activity after he was found guilty of making racist comments....
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Laetitia Ky's hair and its powerful message Growing up, Laetitia Ky never gave her hair much thought, although she learned how to braid at the age of five by watching her mother and took to it easily. "I really didn't care about my hair at all as a teen," she said over Skype with a laugh....
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Yankees' Domingo German placed on administrative leave under MLB domestic violence policy The Yankees will be without Domingo German for the time being as the pitcher was placed on administrative leave due to MLB's domestic violence policy.       ...
20:16, 09/19/2019

USA TODAY Sports' Week 3 NFL picks: Do Chiefs or Ravens win battle of 2-0 teams? The Ravens and Chiefs are among the league's nine teams to win their first two games of 2019, but the only ones that will meet this weekend.       ...
20:16, 09/19/2019

Michelle Carter led in chains to parole hearing The Massachusetts woman who encouraged her suicidal boyfriend to kill himself in a series of heartless text messages — and who now wants out of jail early — was led before a parole hearing Thursday wearing handcuffs and ankle shackles. Michelle Carter, 22, has served seven months of her 15-month ma...
20:16, 09/19/2019

Woman’s blood turns blue after reaction to medication It was a medical phenomenon that could have been the subject of a sci-fi flick — only it was real. A 25-year-old woman from Providence, Rhode Island, arrived at the hospital experiencing weakness, fatigue, shortness of breath and skin discoloration. In a strange twist, the doctors who examined...
20:16, 09/19/2019

On this day Floyd Mayweather fought Juan Manuel Marquez 10 years ago today Floyd Mayweather fought Juan Manuel Marquez. Here's how Boxing News saw it The post On this day Floyd Mayweather fought Juan Manuel Marquez appeared first on Boxing News....
20:16, 09/19/2019

Vaping Illnesses Increase to 530 Probable Cases More than three-fourths of those sickened are male, health officials said, and half are under 25. Some of the illnesses are so severe that the C.D.C. says it expects more deaths....
20:16, 09/19/2019

Iran’s Foreign Minister Vows ‘All-Out War’ if U.S. or Saudis Strike “We don’t want war,” Mohammad Javad Zarif said. But “we won’t blink to defend our territory,” he added. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said President Trump wants peace....
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Trump’s National Security Aides to Meet on Possible Iran Options President Trump has threatened to order “the ultimate option” of a strike on Iran after attacks on Saudi Arabian oil facilities, but also emphasized his opposition to another war....
20:17, 09/19/2019

Amazon Orders 100,000 Electric Delivery Vans as Part of Efforts To Reduce Emissions (NEW YORK) — Amazon, which delivers more than 10 billion items a year on fuel-guzzling planes, vans and trucks, vowed Thursday to cut the amount of damage it does to the environment and report its greenhouse gas emissions regularly. The online shopping giant has been facing pressure from its o...
20:48, 09/19/2019

Thousands of Patients Have Been Sued by Nonprofit Hospitals Over Unpaid Bills. Now They Are Fighting Back Over the past few months, several hospitals have announced major changes to their financial assistance policies, including curtailing the number of lawsuits they file against low-income patients unable to pay their medical bills. Investigative reports have spurred the moves, and they prompted criti...
20:48, 09/19/2019

The cheat hackers 'ruining' gaming for others The use of cheats is a major problem in video games and it’s becoming increasingly lucrative as esports take off. We meet a teenage hacker’s making thousands....
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Labour rubbishes claims it wants to restore 1917 party constitution Labour has tried to head off a bitter battle over its constitution by rubbishing claims it wants to re-write the totemic section that marked the party's split from socialism under Tony Blair....
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Trump Visits Border Wall, Hoping to Burnish His Campaign President Trump’s photo op at the border was his only public appearance during two days in California, a state that has been a hotbed of opposition to his presidency and policies....
20:48, 09/19/2019

Man sees the world in miniature after a stroke damages his brain A man perceives all objects and people as 30 per cent smaller after having a stroke, making it difficult to navigate doorways and judge his clothing size...
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People like the idea of a carbon tax - if the money is put to good use A survey of people in the US suggests the public will support carbon taxes high enough to produce big emissions cuts - but only if the revenue is used in certain ways...
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Climate change will boost risk of extreme flooding in northern Europe Climate change will increase the risk of heavy rainfall and storm surges combining to cause extreme flooding around the UK, Germany and other parts of northern Europe...
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An Unplanned Teen Pregnancy Ripples Through Generations in Jacqueline Woodson’s Red at the Bone A treasure awaits readers who encounter Red at the Bone, who descend the staircase with a loose step as 16-year-old Melody does in her coming-of-age party at the start of the novel. Jacqueline Woodson’s latest book for adults looks at a middle-class black family in Brooklyn and the struggles a...
21:16, 09/19/2019

California vows fightback after Trump voids state's right to set emissions rules California governor Gavin Newsom tweets: ‘See you in court’Administration formally revokes vehicle emissions waiverThe Trump administration has formally moved to revoke California’s authority to set its own vehicle emissions standards, in a decision certain to provoke a significant legal challenge. ...
21:16, 09/19/2019

Nature ‘one of most effective ways’ of combatting climate change Nature is “one of the most effective ways” of combatting climate change and should be part of every country’s climate strategy according to the Executive Director of the UN Environment Programme (UNEP) Inger Andersen. ...
21:48, 09/19/2019

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

Trump sues in New York to block public release of tax returns – live news Trump askis a federal judge to prevent New York prosecutors from obtaining eight years of his personal and corporate tax returnsSign up for the US briefing and get a new perspective 8.40pm BST The whistleblower complaint at the heart of an extraordinary standoff between Congress and the intelligence...
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Nike ends deal with Antonio Brown amid sexual assault allegations Company spokesperson: ‘Antonio Brown is not a Nike athlete’Brown, 31, was accused of rape in civil lawsuit filed last weekStar wideout scored touchdown in Patriots debut on SundayAntonio Brown continues to lose endorsement deals from head to toe as Nike says it no longer represents the New England P...
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MIT's female staff members express outrage over Epstein donations in letter More than 60 faculty members called the donations ‘profoundly disturbing’ in a signed letter to the university’s presidentA letter signed by more than 60 of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology’s (MIT) leading female faculty members outraged over donations from Jeffrey Epstein, and the wider pr...
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For the Record: David Cameron's memoir is honest but still wrong The former prime minister gives a truthful account of errors – but unknowingly makes a few moreFor the Record by David Cameron, William Collins, £25A spectre haunts this book – the spectre of Europe. Just as the 700 pages of Tony Blair’s autobiography could not escape the shadow of Iraq, so the 700 ...
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New York Yankees' Domingo German placed on leave under league's domestic violence policy Major League Baseball placed New York Yankees pitcher Domingo German on administrative leave of absence Thursday under the league’s domestic violence policy....
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Top Democrat threatens legal action if intelligence chief doesn’t share whistleblower complaint The Post has reported that the complaint was prompted by President Trump’s interactions with a foreign leader. Trump has denied doing anything improper....
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Florida police: No Antonio Brown sexual assault investigation until accuser files formal complaint Police in Hollywood, Florida, say Antonio Brown's accuser will need to file a formal complaint for the Patriots WR to be investigated.       ...
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College Football Week 4 prognostications: Time to win a real game Michigan, Notre Dame SportsPulse: They are always talked about but really have nothing to show for it. For Michigan and Notre Dame, winning this weekend will go a long way for them to be taken seriously.       ...
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CannTrust says cannabis goods returned by Alberta government worth $1.3M About $1.3 million worth of CannTrust products will be returned by the AGLC after Health Canada suspended the company's licences to produce and sell pot....
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Trump on Snowballing Whistleblower Scandal: 'No Problem!' You’ll have to forgive me if I don’t feel particularly reassured by President Donald Trump when he emphatically suggests that an alleged whistleblower complaint from a member of the intelligence community over an allegedly deeply troubling secret “promise” he made to an unidentified foreign head of...
22:32, 09/19/2019

Something to Keep in Mind for the Class War: Mike Pence Might Be Terrified of Horses Vice President Mike Pence has done a great many things to degrade the state of this country in his 60 years on earth: He’s spent his career waging a war against women’s reproductive rights and LGBTQ people, he wants to colonize Mars, and his devotion to President Trump knows no bounds. Now he’s set ...
22:32, 09/19/2019

Avira honeypot discovers the most insecure password combination While searching for new smart device threats an Avira honeypot has discovered a password even more insecure than “admin” or “12345”.“The most commonly used credential is blank, which means that the attackers just enter an empty username and password. This is even m...
22:32, 09/19/2019

We tested Borderlands 3 performance on all the best graphics cards Borderlands 3 has finally arrived, and for all intents and purposes it's pretty good, at least according to our review. But, because this game will be played for a long time by people with all kinds of graphics cards, we thought it would be a good idea to get a good idea of how it performs acro...
22:32, 09/19/2019

Sony's next State of Play teases 'new game reveals' – but don't expect PS5 news Sony has announced its next State of Play live stream will air on September 24, with the company teasing "new game reveals" and "great news to share". But don't expect any news on the next-generation PS5, as Sony has explicitly said it won't be sharing any during the broadcast. PS5: a...
22:32, 09/19/2019

Huawei Mate 30 doesn't have Google apps and won't work with the Play Store Huawei just announced the Mate 30 and Mate 30 Pro at an event in Munich, Germany where the company's CEO, Richard Yu has confirmed it won't sport Google services, but the phone may still come to the UK despite that.Previously rumors had suggested the Huawei Mate 30 series wouldn't be ...
22:32, 09/19/2019

Media companies pull e-cigarette ads from airwaves Major media companies are removing advertisements for e-cigarette companies from their airwaves as concerns over mysterious lung illnesses that appear to be tied to vaping continue to mount....
22:32, 09/19/2019

Daily on Healthcare: Pelosi unveils drug pricing plan Subscribe today to the Washington Examiner magazine and get Washington Briefing: politics and policy stories that will keep you up to date with what's going on in Washington. SUBSCRIBE NOW: Just $1.00 an issue!...
22:32, 09/19/2019

Google, Amazon make sweeping renewable energy commitments The new investments and promises come a day before employees from Google, Amazon and other tech companies stage a walkout to protest the industry's role in the climate crisis....
22:32, 09/19/2019

Is Microsoft getting closer to launching its expected Microsoft 365 Consumer subscription? Some Microsoft users are reporting they are seeing their Office 365 subscriptions and products being quietly rebranded as 'Microsoft 365.' Could a potential branding change be coming?...
22:32, 09/19/2019

What is 5G? The business guide to next-generation wireless technology It is a capital improvement project the size of the entire planet, replacing one wireless architecture created this century with another one that aims to lower energy consumption and maintenance costs. It’s also a huge gamble on the future of transmission technology, doubling down on consumers’ will...
22:32, 09/19/2019

James Franco seems in love with himself in ‘Zeroville’ James Franco’s new movie “Zeroville” is set in the era following “Once Upon a Time in . . . Hollywood” — it begins with a reference to the Manson murders — but was shot long before Tarantino’s latest. In 2014, to be exact, and now it’s clear why this indie w...
23:16, 09/19/2019

Alabama Shakes’ Brittany Howard rocks to a solo beat on new album While Alabama Shakes frontwoman Brittany Howard has been inspired by artists from Prince and Jimi Hendrix to the Supremes and Led Zeppelin, her greatest muse has been her late sister, Jaime. “She just taught me how to have fun using my imagination,” says Howard of her older sibling, who taught her t...
23:16, 09/19/2019

CO2 goals to complicate PSA, Renault labor talks Renault and PSA Group face a potential stand-off with French workers worried that an industry drive to meet EU emissions targets will fuel demands for concessions in upcoming labor negotiations....
23:16, 09/19/2019

BMW should buy Jaguar Land Rover, Bernstein analysts say Jaguar Land Rover could lower operating and other costs substantially under the wing of a cash-rich bigger partner such as BMW, a Bernstein research note said....
23:16, 09/19/2019

Ex Ford CEO Fields says UAW corruption probe makes rank-and-file union members skeptical of any deal Former Ford CEO Mark Fields said that the United Auto Workers corruption probe will make it harder for union leaders to get their rank-and-file members to sign off on any potential new labor deal with Detroit automakers....
23:16, 09/19/2019

Billionaire Robert Smith says young people have to appreciate capitalism Billionaire Robert Smith said young Americans need a better understanding and appreciation of capitalism, as wealth and success come under attack on the Democratic campaign trail....
23:16, 09/19/2019

FDA opens criminal probe of vaping deaths as health officials search for cause The FDA's Office of Criminal Investigations opened a probe "shortly after" people started falling ill, Mitch Zeller, director of the FDA's Center for Tobacco Products, told reporters on a call Thursday....
23:16, 09/19/2019

Kodi Lee, singer who is blind and has autism, wins ‘America’s Got Talent’ By Drew Weisholtz, TODAY  Kodi Lee’s long journey is now complete. Lee, a 23-year-old singer who is blind and has autism, won the 14th season of “America’s Got Talent” on Wednesday night. Lee joined the Detroit Youth Choir as one of the final two acts competing for the $1 million grand prize and the...
23:17, 09/19/2019

Jeff Bezos unveils Amazon’s sweeping plan to address climate change Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos unveiled a sweeping new plan to tackle climate change at an event held on Thursday at the National Press Club in Washington D.C. Bezos said Amazon has committed to meet the goals of the U.N.’s Paris Agreement 10 years ahead of schedule, as well as measure and reporting the comp...
23:17, 09/19/2019

One dead, several injured after bus crash carrying Josh Turner’s road crew Josh Turner Today – Season 68, on Friday, April 19, 2019Nathan Congleton / NBC file By Minyvonne Burke One person was killed and seven others injured when a bus carrying gospel singer Josh Turner’s road crew crashed in California, authorities said. Turner and his band were on a different...
23:17, 09/19/2019

'Hogan's Heroes' reboot in the works featuring descendants of original characters “Hogan’s Heroes” is reportedly getting the reboot treatment with a new series that will pick up several years after the adventures of the original sitcom left off....
23:18, 09/19/2019

Feeling blue: US woman treated by doctors after blood turned navy Woman, 25, diagnosed with methemoglobinemiaDoctors say numbing agent for toothache to blameIt turns out that “feeling blue” is not a figure of speech after all.A 25-year-old woman has given new meaning to the expression after she turned up at a Rhode Island hospital with blood that had turned navy b...
23:18, 09/19/2019

Valero Port Arthur, Texas refinery cuts production due to storm: sources Valero Energy Corp's 335,000 barrel-per-day (bpd) Port Arthur, Texas, refinery cut production on Thursday because of flooding around the refinery, said sources familiar with plant operations....
23:48, 09/19/2019

Exxon shutting Beaumont, Texas refinery due to flooding: sources Exxon Mobil Corp began shutting its 369,024 barrel-per-day (bpd) crude oil refinery in Beaumont, Texas, on Thursday morning because of flooding from Tropical Storm Imelda, sources familiar with plant operations said....
23:48, 09/19/2019

Lawmaker accuses Justice Department of blocking whistleblower disclosure The head of the U.S. House Intelligence Committee on Thursday accused the Justice Department of blocking intelligence officials from providing Congress with a whistleblower complaint reported to involve communications between President Donald Trump and a foreign leader....
23:48, 09/19/2019

Schiff says DOJ involved in decision to block whistleblower complaint The U.S. Department of Justice played a key role in a Trump administration decision to withhold a whistleblower complaint from Congress, U.S. House Intelligence panel chairman Adam Schiff said on Thursday, adding that lawmakers did not know yet if the White House was involved....
23:48, 09/19/2019

States Warn Residents About Rare Mosquito-Borne Illness That Has Killed 5 Health authorities are investigating other cases of Eastern Equine Encephalitis, a virus transmitted through a mosquito bite, which has left at least five people dead in three states this year....
23:49, 09/19/2019

How Dr. Benjamin Spock Changed American Parenting The book ignited a revolution, breaking free from conventional wisdom that said children required schedules, discipline and little affection. Instead, The Common Sense Book of Baby and Childcare, written by Dr. Benjamin Spock and published in 1946, encouraged parents to think for themselves and to t...
23:49, 09/19/2019

Trump’s National Security Aides Refining Possible Iran Options President Trump has threatened to order “the ultimate option” of a strike on Iran after attacks on Saudi Arabian oil facilities, but also emphasized his opposition to another war....
00:32, 09/20/2019

Trudeau Apologizes Again as Another Blackface Image Emerges Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau tried to contain the fallout from a growing firestorm after a series of images emerged of him wearing blackface and brownface, damaging his reputation as a progressive champion of diversity amid a tough bid for re-election....
00:32, 09/20/2019

Jerry strengthens into a hurricane, eyes Puerto Rico and Bermuda Tropical Storm Jerry strengthened into a hurricane Thursday morning and is expected to pass north of Puerto Rico on Saturday and east of the Bahamas on Sunday, before taking aim at an already storm-sacked Bermuda early next week. ...
00:32, 09/20/2019

Taliban violence in Afghanistan ramps up as suicide bomb kills at least 20 The Taliban continued with their nearly daily attacks in Afghanistan early Thursday morning when a suicide truck bomb detonated at a hospital in a southern region of the country, killing as many as 20 people and wounded nearly 100 more....
00:32, 09/20/2019

Accessorize Any Apple Watch With a $7 Sport Band, In the Color Of Your Choice One of the nice things about Apple Watches is that whether you bought an original model years ago, or have a Series 5 arriving tomorrow, the same bands will fit on all of them....
00:32, 09/20/2019

FIFA Releases Meaningless Statement Condemning Iran's Ban On Women In Soccer Stadiums An Iranian woman recently died from from self-inflicted burns after she was arrested for trying to attend a soccer match in the country, and her death has brought renewed scrutiny to Iran’s law that bans women from entering soccer stadiums. FIFA, an organization always eager to do the bare minimum i...
00:32, 09/20/2019

MLS Coach Sues Former Club For Firing Him Over Homophobic Tirade Following his firing by Real Salt Lake over a homophobic tirade during a match in Mexico last month, former coach Mike Petke is now suing the club for $687,500 of lost salary (a season and a half’s worth). The lawsuit, filed in the Third Judicial District Court of Salt Lake County, alleges that the ...
00:32, 09/20/2019

Three Executives Have Been Absolved of Negligence in the 2011 Fukushima Nuclear Meltdown TOKYO (AP) — A Japanese court on Thursday ruled that three former executives for Tokyo Electric Power Company were not guilty of professional negligence in the 2011 Fukushima meltdown. The ruling by the Tokyo District Court ended the only criminal trial in the nuclear disaster that has kept te...
00:32, 09/20/2019

AB deflects question about 2019 playing status Antonio Brown addressed media for the first time since joining the Patriots but didn't directly answer a question about whether he'll be able to play the entire season....
00:32, 09/20/2019

Modern Warfare Makes Night Vision Goggles Mandatory (And Fun) Night vision goggles in first-person shooters often felt like a gimmick, so I was surprised to find myself actually enjoying them in the Call of Duty: Modern Warfare beta over the weekend. The PlayStation 4 beta featured two maps, “Azhir Cave” and “Hackney Yard,” in a nighttime setting with night vi...
01:16, 09/20/2019

Chris and Jason are playing (for exactly 15 minutes) the remake of The Legend of Zelda: Link’s Awake Chris and Jason are playing (for exactly 15 minutes) the remake of The Legend of Zelda: Link’s Awakening. Join us in the chat for this brief stream!...
01:16, 09/20/2019

Uggs Are on Sale Starting at $45! We love these products, and we hope you do too. E! has affiliate relationships, so we may get a small share of the revenue from your purchases. Items are sold by the retailer, not E!. As......
01:17, 09/20/2019

How Kodi Lee's America's Got Talent Win Is Providing New Hope America's Got Talent crowned a new champion on Wednesday, Sept. 18. Season 14 ended with singer Kodi Lee winning the reality competition series. Did he know he was going to win it......
01:17, 09/20/2019

Tom Welling Is Clark Kent Again for Arrowverse's Crisis on Infinite Earths Crossover Well, somebody's coming to save us! E! News has learned Tom Welling will reprise the role of Clark Kent, you know, Superman, for the upcoming Arrowverse crossover on The CW. Welling played the......
01:17, 09/20/2019

Exclusive: Zarif threatens 'all-out war' in case of military strike on Iran In an exclusive interview with CNN's Nick Paton Walsh, Zarif raised the specter of 'all-out war' in case of a US or Saudi military strike on the country....
01:18, 09/20/2019

Bus carrying singer Josh Turner’s road crew crashes, 1 dead A tour bus carrying members of the road crew for country singer Josh Turner plunged off a cliff in central California, killing one person and injuring seven others, authorities said Thursday....
01:48, 09/20/2019

Benefit concert to feature “Supergirl” co-stars, newlyweds “Supergirl” co-stars and real-life newlyweds Melissa Benoist and Chris Wood will join fellow performers Jane Lynch, Wayne Brady and Laurie Metcalf for a concert being livestreamed Saturday to benefit low-income migrants....
01:48, 09/20/2019

Colt will stop making AR-15 rifles for consumers Colt, the manufacturer of the AR-15 rifle, has announced it's exiting the consumer rifle market as demand for high-powered, semi-automatic guns wanes....
01:48, 09/20/2019

Jack Grealish targeting England spot at Euro 2020 after inspirational John Terry chat Jack Grealish is confident of forcing himself into Gareth Southgate's England plans after a conversation with John Terry convinced the Aston Villa captain he's got what it takes to step up....
01:48, 09/20/2019

| Celtic battle back to draw with Rennes in Europa League Ryan Christie scored a second-half penalty as Celtic kicked off their Europa League group-stage campaign with a battling draw away to French Cup holders Rennes....
02:32, 09/20/2019

Suspected Hezbollah spy scouted targets in New York, other major cities: prosecutors A New Jersey man is accused of being a Hezbollah operative in the United States who scouted various locations for a potential attack, including famous New York City landmarks such as the Statue of Liberty and Times Square, as well as spots in Boston and Washington, D.C., prosecutors said Thursday....
03:17, 09/20/2019

‘Pastafarian’ pastor leads opening prayer before Alaska government meeting A “Pastafarian” pastor on Tuesday gave an opening prayer on behalf of the Church of the Flying Spaghetti Monster before a local government meeting in Alaska while wearing a colander on his head.  ...
03:17, 09/20/2019

Pakistan Violates Ceasefire Along LoC In Jammu And Kashmir's Poonch Pakistani troops violated ceasefire on Thursday night and resorted to firing and shelling along the Line of Control (LoC) in two sectors of Jammu and Kashmir's Poonch district, an Army official said....
03:18, 09/20/2019

No Need For Its Arrest Warrant Against Rajeev Kumar: Court Tells CBI A city court today said the CBI does not need its arrest warrant against former Kolkata police commissioner Rajeev Kumar, as the Supreme Court and the Calcutta High Court had already lifted bar on his......
03:18, 09/20/2019

Junior Home Minister Goes Homeless, Operating From Andhra Bhavan Union minister GK Reddy, Amit Shah's junior at the home ministry, has been operating from Andhra Bhavan for the last four months, owing to the practice of former ministers hanging onto their official......
03:18, 09/20/2019

What are the benefits of Epsom salt foot soaks? Epsom salt foot soaks may help improve foot health, though the research is limited. In this article, we look at the benefits, risks, and evidence behind Epsom salt soaks and other types of foot soak....
03:18, 09/20/2019

Over 70% of US adults unaware of HPV-related cancer risks New evidence suggests that both men and women in the United States lack sufficient awareness about the cancer risks related to HPV, and about HPV vaccines....
03:18, 09/20/2019

What are nootropics (smart drugs)? Nootropics, or smart drugs, aim to enhance cognitive performance. Prescription stimulants and nonprescription substances, including caffeine, are considered nootropic. Here, we discuss research into the effects and risks....
03:18, 09/20/2019

Gigabyte’s AERO 17 is a powerhouse for gaming, streaming and everyday use For a long time, buying a laptop has been about making compromises. If they’re big and powerful then they’re often heavy, noisy and have poor battery life. If they’re thin and light, then they’re often lacking in power. But, nowadays, you shouldn’t have to compromi...
03:18, 09/20/2019

Saudi Arabia’s oil troubles don’t rattle the U.S. as they used to Costs could still climb in the coming weeks if Saudi Arabia doesn’t quickly restore its oil output after a drone attack that is stoking new tensions in the region. But these days the United States isn’t quite as vulnerable to oil price shocks....
03:19, 09/20/2019

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

Counting the Toll of U.K.’s Costliest Banking Scandal It was the costliest scandal in the history of British banking: the mis-selling of payment protection insurance, or PPI, to tens of millions of borrowers who didn’t want it, didn’t understand what they were buying or whose policies didn’t cover what they thought. Starting in 2006, financial regulato...
03:19, 09/20/2019

US drone strike kills 16 civilians in Afghanistan, governor's spokesman says A drone strike carried out by US forces in eastern Afghanistan killed 16 civilians, a spokesman for the governor of Nangarhar province said Thursday....
03:19, 09/20/2019

13 of the most exciting new iPhone features that arrived today in iOS 13 After a string of beta releases, iOS 13 is finally here and ready for download. The latest update to the software that powers Apple’s line of iOS devices is particularly intriguing given that last year’s iOS 12 release wasn’t heavy on forward-facing features as Apple opted to focus...
03:19, 09/20/2019

iPhone 11 and 11 Pro might have a secret feature you won’t find on any Android Apple last week unveiled the iPhone 11 series, but as always, the company didn’t share all the details about the newest iPhones. You’re more likely to hear a Harry Potter character utter the real name of He-Who-Must-Not-Be-Named than have Apple mention the actual RAM or battery capacitie...
03:19, 09/20/2019

Crude Oil Surges Most Since 1991 Gulf War: Was the Drone Attack Really to Blame? On Friday, September 13 -- before the attack on Saudi oil processing -- Commodity Junctures editor Jeffrey Kennedy forecast the move higher in crude prices. See the chart and forecast for yourself....
03:48, 09/20/2019

Yankees and Their Patchwork Roster Are A.L. East Champions Despite setting a major league record for players on the injured list, the Yankees used both their payroll and modern baseball acumen to win the division for the first time since 2012....
03:48, 09/20/2019

For the Last Time, Stop Calling Food 'Crack' Earlier this year, Christini Tosi changed the name of “Crack Pie” to “Milk Bar Pie,” explaining that the name “fell short” of Milk Bar’s mission “to spread joy and inspire celebration.” It wasn’t exactly an apology, and it wasn’t clear if Tosi really understood why the name was a problem in the firs...
03:48, 09/20/2019

Someone Can Be Breathing and Still Need CPR I’ve taken a few CPR classes, and I admit I walked away with the mistaken impression that a person who needs CPR will be unresponsive and not breathing at all. But a common symptom of cardiac arrest is agonal breathing, which can look like the person is gasping or snoring....
03:48, 09/20/2019

Vision Mercedes Simplex concept is a retro go-kart of the future News 19 Sep, 2019 Mercedes has unwrapped its latest design exercise – a two-seat, open wheel concept, which blends yesteryear styling with modern technology...
03:48, 09/20/2019

Showdown preview: The 2019 BSB season so far "Ahead of the final three rounds and The Showdown, we take a look back at what has been an action-packed 2019 season in Bennetts British Superbikes."...
04:49, 09/20/2019

Callum Hudson-Odoi commits to Chelsea with new five-year contract Forward gets big wage rise to £120,000 a weekHudson-Odoi the latest youngster to agree new Chelsea termsCallum Hudson-Odoi has signed a new five-year contract at Chelsea, nine months after he handed in a transfer request in an attempt to force a move to Bayern Munich.The 18-year-old forward, who is ...
04:49, 09/20/2019

Europa League: Karius drops clanger in Besiktas defeat, Dudelange shock Apoel Besiktas beaten 4-2 by Slovan BratislavaLazio lose in Cluj, Wolfsberger stun GladbachLorius Karius had a night to forget as Besiktas lost 4-2 to Slovan Bratislava on a Europa League evening filled with surprise scorelines. Austria’s Wolfsberger AC won 4-0 at Mönchengladbach, while Bulgaria’s Ludogor...
04:49, 09/20/2019

Milton’s Shakespeare Was Just a Trans-Atlantic Tweet Away A scholar in England suspected annotations in a First Folio at the Free Library of Philadelphia were John Milton’s, so he connected the dots with someone who had studied the work for a decade....
04:50, 09/20/2019

Tom Brady's Take On Roughing The Passer Sure Does Change A Lot When He's Not Playing The legend of Jaguars quarterback Gardner Minshew II grew on Thursday against the Titans. No, it was not because of any particularly impressive play—though he certainly had a couple of those—but instead it’s because he’s already getting the kind of calls you’d expect a future Hall of Famer to recei...
05:16, 09/20/2019

How Singapore mastered Formula One in just 12 years An enormous amount of work, time and money goes into putting on the Singapore Grand Prix, but just how valuable is it for the country? Jake Michaels investigates....
05:16, 09/20/2019

City of Tucson to re-open sandbag distribution site TUCSON – The City of Tucson Transportation Department just announced they will be reopening the sandbag distribution site. The site is reopening as a result of the possible property damage that may have resulted from heavy rain due to Tropical Storm Lorena. The sandbag distribution site will r...
06:16, 09/20/2019

University of Arizona to build integrative medicine center TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) — The University of Arizona in Tucson has announced plans to build a $20 million facility for its integrative medicine center. The Arizona Daily Star reported the new Andrew Weil Center for Integrative Medicine building looks to provide a physical environment that supports the evi...
06:16, 09/20/2019

Deputies: 7-year-old girl dies after 2-vehicle collision, one arrested TUCSON – A 7-year-old girl died after a two-vehicle collision on Wednesday, deputies say. Deputies were dispatched to Valencia Road and Camino de la Tierra for reports of a traffic collision at about 6 p.m. Authorities say the 7-year-old was severely injured and was transported to a local hospital, ...
06:16, 09/20/2019

Samantha Cameron speaks out on impact of Brexit on friendship with Michael Gove and Sarah Vine Samantha Cameron has spoken out on national television about the impact Brexit had on her and husband David's now-fractured friendship with Michael Gove and Sarah Vine....
06:16, 09/20/2019

John Humphrys pays touching tribute to listeners as he bows out of Today programme after three decades John Humphrys today bowed out of presenting the Today programme after 32 years, thanking his listeners who "gave him a pat on the back and often a kick up the backside"....
06:16, 09/20/2019

Rail firms should not be paid when trains run late, says Grant Shapps Rail firms "should not be paid when they don't run trains on time", Transport Secretary Grant Shapps said today as new figures showed more than a third of services are late....
06:16, 09/20/2019

Blow to Old Oak Common plan as 6,000 homes have to be cut The ambitious blueprint for transforming sprawling railway and industrial lands at Old Oak Common into a gleaming "Canary Wharf of the West" has been dealt another setback....
06:16, 09/20/2019

The Giants were never going to win against Mike Francesa The Giants can’t win. On the field or on WFAN. So the team and coach Pat Shurmur canceled his weekly Monday “interview” with Mike Francesa. The team decided there was no point to go on with Francesa — and it is probably right. Francesa doesn’t conduct interviews — especially when he is in bullying m...
06:18, 09/20/2019

Tom Brady snaps during ‘ridiculous’ Titans-Jaguars debacle This Titans-Jaguars mess was not able to hold Tom Brady’s attention. The Patriots legend was dutifully tuning into the Thursday night game in rainy Jacksonville, but got fed up at the end of the first half with the never-ending parade of penalties. “I’m turning off this game I can’t watc...
06:18, 09/20/2019

|PICS:Ohbaby!EltonJantjiesandhisgrowingfamilyarethecutest South African rugby player Elton Jantjies recently popped the question to his long-term girlfriend Iva Ristic 3 months after the couple welcomed their third child....
06:18, 09/20/2019

Kim Kardashian Reveals the ''Emotional'' Moment She Ran Into O.J. Simpson Kim Kardashian is revealing the "emotional" moment that she and sisters Khloe and Kourtney ran into O.J. Simpson at a Miami Club. As most of the world knows, the Kardashian family......
06:18, 09/20/2019

Watch Brad Pitt's "Terrible" Attempt at Being "Unfiltered" If you wonder what kinds of people Brad Pitt is intrigued by, it's the folks who don't hold back. "The people I'm really drawn to, they just have no filter. They have no......
06:18, 09/20/2019

Roku updates $29 Express and $99 Ultra players, adds new discovery tools to OS The new Roku Express with its remote. [credit: Roku ] Ahead of the holiday season, Roku made some minor updates to its media-streamer lineup as well as its Roku software as a whole. You won...
07:00, 09/20/2019

Deportation Exemptions to Resume for Immigrants Needing Medical Treatment In a policy reversal, the Trump administration said it would allow some immigrants to avoid deportation while undergoing lifesaving medical treatment....
07:02, 09/20/2019

U.S. Orders Duke and U.N.C. to Recast Tone in Mideast Studies The Education Department is investigating a Middle East studies program run by Duke and the University of North Carolina, citing, among other issues, how Judaism is discussed....
07:02, 09/20/2019

Bob Odenkirk's next film role is sounding a little bit Walter White Despite having spent the last 15 or so years merging together the worlds of indie comedy excellence and prestige drama stardom into one uniquely popular package, Bob Odenkirk has never fared particularly well in the world of film. Sure, he’ll pop up in a memorable bit part here or there, direct the ...
07:32, 09/20/2019

Jim Parsons and Mayim Bialik reuniting for new Fox comedy According to Variety, Fox has given a series order to Carla, a new show executive produced by Big Bang Theory buddies Jim Parsons and Mayim Bialik, after beating out “all of the broadcast networks” for the rights to the project. The show is a remake of the BBC show Miranda, and it’ll be about a woma...
07:32, 09/20/2019

Opinion: USA TODAY investigation shows NFL still falling short on domestic violence USA TODAY investigation found coaches with red flags for abuse, but the NFL says its teams are responsible for vetting their hires.       ...
07:32, 09/20/2019

|OPINION:Facebook'scryptocurrencymaynotstandachance Mark Zuckerberg’s cryptocurrency project, Libra, has become the regulatory equivalent of a pinata: Everyone is lining up to hit it with a stick. And it's not hard to see why, says Lionel Laurent....
07:32, 09/20/2019

Private equity can still find 'diamonds in the rough': Apollo exec Private equity billionaire Joshua Harris thinks there are still plenty of undervalued companies to improve and profit from, especially away from the public markets....
08:18, 09/20/2019

New House bill includes no extra allowance for NASA, threatening 2024 Moon program NASA wants to go back to the Moon. That was true even before Donald Trump won the presidency, but a mandate by the administration to make a crewed Moon mission a reality “within five years” dramatically shortened the space agency’s timeline. Now, with the fuse lit, NASA is doing ev...
08:18, 09/20/2019

Alphabet's Drone Unit Partners with FedEx and Walgreens for Drone Deliveries After being the first drone operator to be granted its Air Carrier Certification earlier this year in April, Wing (a subsidiary of Alphabet) has partnered with FedEx, Walgreens, and local craft goods retailer Sugar Magnolia to conduct a “first-of-its-kind” drone delivery trial later this fall. Read ...
08:18, 09/20/2019

Colon cancer survivor thanks nurse who was by her side Seven words spoken from a mystery nurse turned into this cancer survivor's life mantra. Now, the two are meeting for the first time.        ...
08:18, 09/20/2019

Democratic donor charged in drug overdose deaths U.S. prosecutors charged political activist Ed Buck with a deadly drug overdose at his Los Angeles-area home, releasing a criminal complaint that detailed allegations he injected men with meth against their wishes during sexual encounters. (Sept. 19)        ...
08:18, 09/20/2019

Earthlings descend on Area 51 for aliens, parties What started out as a internet hoax to "storm Area 51" has morphed into a festival celebrating all things alien near the once-secret Nevada military research site. (Sept. 19)        ...
08:18, 09/20/2019

Trudeau asks for forgiveness for brownface photos Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau apologized and asked for forgiveness for dressing up in brown and blackface in the past. At a news conference Thursday, Trudeau said it is something he deeply regrets. (Sept. 19)        ...
08:18, 09/20/2019

Australian FMX Athlete Jackson Strong Performs High Octane Stunts In Udaipur Jackson Strong, a six-time X-Games gold medalist, is in Udaipur to shoot a TVC for Monster Energy and showcased some incredible stunts to the crowds in the city....
08:19, 09/20/2019

Tata Tigor EV With Extended Range Could Be Launched Next Week Tata Motors has confirmed that it will launch the Tigor EV with extended range next week and it could be available for private buyers as well. There are no details available on pricing as yet....
08:19, 09/20/2019

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

Book helps honor 96-year-old WWII vet as Bronze Star hero A Sherman tank will be on full display on Sixth Avenue in Manhattan on Saturday morning to honor 96-year-old Clarence Smoyer, who is the country’s newest Bronze Star hero for his role as a gunner in a 1945 tank battle. His exploits were chronicled by author Adam Makos in the bestselling book “Spearh...
09:00, 09/20/2019

Beats by Dre Solo3 headphones are on sale for $99.99 at Daily Steals for a limited time Beats Apple's Beats Solo3 are excellent headphones, but they're not super cheap, with a typical list price of $299.99. Business Insider readers can save $200 on Beats Solo3 Wireless headphones at Daily Steals with the promo code "BINSIDERBTS" at checkout, bringing the price down to $99.99. Althoug...
09:00, 09/20/2019

Antonio Brown says the doctor who accused him of farting in his face joked about the incident — and he has the texts to prove it Matt Kartozian-USA TODAY Sports Dr. Victor Prisk, who now owns his own orthopedics and wellness clinic in Pittsburgh, told Sports Illustrated that Antonio Brown repeatedly farted on his face. He called it "childish" in the interview. Prisk also recently filed a lawsuit in Pennsylvania claiming Bro...
09:00, 09/20/2019

Fast food turns to 'ghost kitchens' and restaurants on wheels as chains like &pizza and Chick-fil-A battle for delivery dominance &Pizza Fast-casual chain &pizza and food-tech startup Zume are partnering to unleash a fleet of mobile kitchens, assisting in the fast-casual pizza chain's delivery and expansion efforts. Executives expect thousands of mobile kitchens to take over America, as dining room real estate becomes an unn...
09:00, 09/20/2019

Dyson's award-winning vacuums are at incredible low prices today Dyson vacuums normally cost quite the chunk of change, but for today only on Woot you can save big on some of their most popular models.       ...
09:00, 09/20/2019

Pentagon weighing move to send more troops to Middle East to deter conflict The Pentagon is weighing whether to send more troops, including air defense units, to the Middle East as an act of deterrence, Pentagon officials told Fox News Thursday....
09:01, 09/20/2019

Israel Vote Deadlock Confirmed After Near-Complete Official Poll Results Near-complete official results Friday confirmed a deadlock in Israel's general election this week, putting Benny Gantz's party as the largest but without an obvious path to form a majority coalition....
09:01, 09/20/2019

Oceans Could Unleash Misery On Earth Due To Climate Change: UN Report Global warming and pollution caused by humanity's carbon-heavy footprint are ravaging Earth's oceans and icy regions in ways that could unleash misery on a global scale, a landmark UN report to be......
09:01, 09/20/2019

Pak Activist Gulalai Ismail Escapes To US, Seeks Political Asylum Pakistani rights activist Gulalai Ismail "escaped" authorities in Islamabad last month and has reached the US, where she has applied for political asylum, a media report said....
09:01, 09/20/2019

Trump Sues Manhattan Prosecutor Over Tax Returns Linked To Criminal Probe Donald Trump sued Manhattan District Attorney Cyrus Vance on Thursday, seeking to void a subpoena for eight years of tax returns related to a criminal probe into the U.S. president and his family......
09:01, 09/20/2019

Weird Jokes, Offbeat Attire Trip Up Canada's Justin Trudeau Again Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is in major political trouble just weeks before facing voters, felled by a penchant for poor jokes and dressing up that have let him down before and are now......
09:01, 09/20/2019

Coffee shop with ‘hot’ shirtless male baristas opens in Seattle The Dreamboyz Espresso coffee shop opened this month in Seattle’s Capitol Hill, in the same location of a former LadyBug Bikini Espresso shop, which reportedly closed due to lack of business....
09:32, 09/20/2019

Teachers left boy with Down syndrome outside naked and soaking wet: mom Three teachers were suspended from a British school after an 11-year-old boy with Down syndrome was left naked and soaking wet on a playground for half an hour, according to a report on Thursday. Levi Blackshaw was recorded on CCTV cameras “curled up in a ball” after being taken outside ...
09:32, 09/20/2019

Poison control centers see surge in calls about kids eating marijuana-infused treats Calls to poison control centers about small children getting a hold of marijuana-infused sweets like chocolates, gummies, and brownies have increased sharply in states where recreational use of the drug has been legalized....
09:32, 09/20/2019

Turkey's steel imports into Europe a 'problem' Turkey's steel imports into Europe are a "greater problem" for the industry than the slowdown in demand from car makers, the boss of Europe's third largest steelmaker has told Sky News....
09:32, 09/20/2019

UPDATE 1-ZF Friedrichshafen dumps Haldex stake at big discount German car parts maker ZF Friedrichshafen on Friday said it sold its 20% stake in Swedish brake systems firm Haldex for about 445 million Swedish crowns ($46 million)....
09:32, 09/20/2019

Ping An's OneConnect plans New York listing in mid-Nov - source Ping An Insurance's OneConnect financial technology unit is aiming for a stock market debut in New York in mid November this year, a person with direct knowledge of the matter said....
09:32, 09/20/2019

UK Stocks-Factors to watch on Sept 20 Britain's FTSE 100 index is seen opening 30 points lower at 7,327 on Friday, according to financial bookmakers. * SHELL: Pakistan has approved the construction of five liquefied natural gas (LNG) terminals by groups that include Exxon Mobil Corp and Royal Dutch Shell, aiming to triple impor...
09:32, 09/20/2019

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

Mystics' Delle Donne wins second MVP Washington Mystics forward-guard Elena Delle Donne is the 2019 WNBA Most Valuable Player, making her the first player to win the league's top individual honor with two different teams....
10:17, 09/20/2019

Vivo’s new phone has a dual-cam pop-up because what else is left to do? We’ve seen pop-up mechanisms for the front camera on phones in all shapes and sizes till now: Single, motorized assembly, pizza-shaped. Now, since there isn’t much left to do in that part, folks at Vivo has just introduced a phone with dual pop-up selfie cameras called the V17 Pro. The dual-front ca...
10:18, 09/20/2019

Arizona family searching for missing Camp Pendleton Marine PHOENIX — An Arizona family is searching for a U.S. Marine who left for Camp Pendleton on Monday but never arrived at the base outside San Diego. Lance Cpl. Job Wallace, 20, was last seen leaving a friend’s house in Surprise, Arizona, between 8:30 and 9 p.m. Monday, his mother, Stacy Wallace, said. ...
10:18, 09/20/2019

Missing Texas teen Ryder Cambron ‘orchestrated’ her own disappearance Police in Texas spent two days searching for a missing 15-year-old girl — only to find out she “orchestrated” her own disappearance with the help of a teenage boy, and even left clues to suggest she’d been kidnapped. Ryder Cambron left her home in Magnolia Tuesday around 8 p.m. and...
10:18, 09/20/2019

Possibly rabid raccoon terrorizes NJ town, doesn’t stop after getting tased A raccoon terrorized a New Jersey town on Thursday, biting at least two people and charging at police officers — after they had tased it. The masked bandit started spreading mayhem in Maywood around 1:30 p.m., when it lunged at an 82-year-old man sitting on a lawn chair and chomped on his fing...
10:18, 09/20/2019

Saudi owner of English soccer team defends ‘really good’ bin Laden family The owner of a soccer team in England’s top division defended the bin Laden family and suggested that he would be open to doing business with them in the future. Saudi Prince Abdullah bin Mosaad recently took full ownership of Sheffield United following a court battle against his former co-own...
10:18, 09/20/2019

Britain's Thomas Cook scrambles for $250 million to avert collapse Britain's Thomas Cook scrambled on Friday to find an extra 200 million pounds ($251 million) to satisfy its lenders and secure the survival of the world's oldest holiday company....
11:17, 09/20/2019

Cloud and clear: Tencent draws on gaming tech to lift B2B cloud ambitions Tech giant Tencent Holdings Ltd plans to leverage its strengths in video games and social media to grab market share in China's burgeoning cloud computing sector from incumbent Alibaba, the head of its cloud unit told Reuters....
11:17, 09/20/2019

Exclusive: Venezuela opposition eyes U.N. asset protection as option to save Citgo Venezuela's opposition is preparing to seek an asset protection program from the United Nations to prevent creditors from seizing the country's crown jewel overseas asset, U.S. refiner Citgo, a lawmaker and two opposition sources told Reuters....
11:17, 09/20/2019

‘I did what I did on my own’: Giuliani insists no Trump connection to Ukraine dealings investigated by House Rudy Giuliani said he has "no idea" what President Trump told the new Ukrainian president in a phone call that could be the subject of a damning Intelligence Community whistleblower complaint....
11:18, 09/20/2019

Global growth is set to hit a 10-year low as Trump's trade war drags down economy Reuters/Carlos Barria Global growth is expected to slow this year to a pace not seen since the financial crisis, the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development said Thursday. The US-China trade dispute has increasingly threatened the outlook in the largest economies and elsewhere. "The ...
13:01, 09/20/2019

A FedEx pilot was held in Chinese custody for a week in the latest dustup amid Trump's trade war (FDX) Airman 1st Class Kirby Turbak/Altus Air Force Base A FedEx pilot was detained in China for a week, according to a new Wall Street Journal report. FedEx told Business Insider the pilot has since been released. Todd A. Hohn, the FedEx pilot, reportedly had in his checked bag "nonmetallic pellets used...
13:01, 09/20/2019

Trump's new national security adviser is a 'nice guy', but poorly equipped for one of the toughest jobs in the White House, sources say Michael Campanella/Getty Images Robert O'Brien, Donald Trump's new national security adviser, is well respected and has proven himself before. But former colleagues of the US' former chief hostage negotiator say he lacks experience, is policy lightweight, and has little knowledge of international i...
13:01, 09/20/2019

Global Stocks Rise at the End of a Bumpy Week Global stocks rose at the end of a week that saw an interest-rate cut from the Federal Reserve and dramatic swings in crude prices after an attack on production facilities in Saudi Arabia....
13:04, 09/20/2019

The Unexpected Consequences of Being Too Optimistic About Growth In a slow economy, investors appear to be setting a high bar for improvements in corporate earnings. Bad things can happen when companies try to hit unrealistic targets....
13:04, 09/20/2019

Pentagon fears a return to budget uncertainty as Democrats and Republicans squabble over wall funding and other issues HERE WE GO AGAIN: The House yesterday, on a vote of 301-123, passed a continuing resolution to continue funding the Pentagon and other agencies at 2019 levels through Nov. 21. That gives lawmakers another seven weeks to try to work out their differences over a number of full-year funding measures, i...
13:32, 09/20/2019

Sensex Clocks Biggest Single-Day Gain In Over A Decade: 10 Things To Know Domestic stock markets skyrocketed on Friday with the Sensex index clocking its biggest single-day gain in more than a decade, after Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman announced a cut in corporate......
13:33, 09/20/2019

In Corporate Tax Rate Cut, A 1.4 Lakh Crore Boost To Promote Growth India cut tax on local businesses to one of the lowest rates in Asia, while providing a more than $20 billion boost to revive economic growth from a six-year low....
13:33, 09/20/2019

Facebook's Zuckerberg met with President Trump at the White House Trump has criticized Facebook numerous times since becoming president, most recently posting on Twitter that the company's proposed digital currency, libra, will "have little standing or dependability."...
14:16, 09/20/2019

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio ends 2020 presidential campaign New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio ended his 2020 presidential campaign Friday, saying that he feels that he accomplished all he could in the Democratic race....
14:16, 09/20/2019

U.S. cuts $160M in Afghan aid over government 'corruption' The United States has cut $100 million in planned aid for Afghanistan and is withholding an additional $60 million due to government corruption and mismanagement, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said....
14:16, 09/20/2019

Huawei Argues Ban on Doing Business With U.S. Government Is Unconstitutional Attorneys for China’s Huawei Technologies argued in federal court in Texas that a law barring it from doing business with the U.S. government is unconstitutional....
14:16, 09/20/2019

Chicago sued by students blocked from spreading the gospel at Millennium Park Four students at Wheaton College in Illinois are accusing the city of Chicago of infringing on their free speech rights, claiming that newly implemented rules prohibit them from congregating and handing out religious pamphlets in Millennium Park....
14:18, 09/20/2019

Artist brings 800-pound opioid spoon to Johnson & Johnson's doorstep A Boston-based artist dropped off an 800-pound bent spoon in front of Johnson & Johnson's New Jersey headquarters Wednesday to highlight the company's role in the opioid crisis. ...
14:18, 09/20/2019

| Five killed in offensive on Rwandan warlord - DRC army A total of five people were killed in the offensive that eliminated a Rwandan Hutu rebel leader in DRC who was wanted by the International Criminal Court for war crimes, the Congolese army says....
14:18, 09/20/2019

| WATCH | Tunisia's ex-president Ben Ali dies in exile Former Tunisian president Zine El Abidine Ben Ali, the first leader to be toppled by the Arab Spring revolts, has died in Saudi Arabia, Tunisia's foreign ministry says....
14:18, 09/20/2019

MS Dhoni Spotted Driving His New Jeep Grand Cherokee Trackhawk For The First Time One of India's most talented cricketers, Mahendra Singh Dhoni recently become the proud owner of a brand new Jeep Grand Cherokee Trackhawk. While the high-performance SUV was delivered to him last......
14:48, 09/20/2019

Donald Trump And Japan PM Shinzo Abe To Discuss US Auto Tariffs Next Week U.S. President Donald Trump and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe are expected to clinch a deal on farm tariffs and digital trade when they meet in New York next week....
14:48, 09/20/2019

2020 Renault Kwid Facelift Spotted Again; Is This the Climber Variant? Images of the upcoming Renault Kwid facelift have yet again surfaced online, and this time around it looks like we have spotted the Climber edition of the car....
14:48, 09/20/2019

Toyota To Expand Sao Paulo Plant Toyota said the funding would allow the Sorocaba plant, which builds the Etios and Yaris sedan models, to produce a new vehicle model. It did not provide details on the new model....
14:48, 09/20/2019

Artist says Pats' Brown sent 'intimidating' texts The lawyer for a woman who earlier this week alleged sexual misconduct by Antonio Brown reached out to the NFL on Thursday night after the Patriots wide receiver apparently sent what were described as threatening text messages to her client, SI reports....
14:48, 09/20/2019

|Icasaedgestowardsspectrumallocation South Africa is finally edging towards the much-awaited allocation of high demand spectrum, with Icasa revealing that it plans to release licencing criteria by year end....
14:48, 09/20/2019

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

'They're forming like roaches.' The 6 tropical storms whirling at once have tied a record It's hurricane season, but this is ridiculous. The six storms whirling this week in the Atlantic and Pacific set a record, forecasters reported.        ...
15:32, 09/20/2019

AP Top Stories September 20 Trump and Congress locked in whistle-blower dispute; Trudeau again addresses racial controversy; Flooding in Texas; more.        ...
15:32, 09/20/2019

Imelda leaves 2 dead in Texas, others stranded At least two people are known dead as the remnants of Tropical Storm Imelda bring massive floods into the Houston area and East Texas. Others were still being rescued on Thursday night. (Sept. 20)        ...
15:32, 09/20/2019

Video: 2019 McLaren GT review | 1000-mile European road trip Can Woking's new grand tourer deliver the goods on a tour of France's best driving roads? The McLaren GT is the firm’s first dedicated grand tourer, designed from the outset to be as easy and comfortable to live with as it is thrilling to drive. With bespoke bodywork, lots of luggage carrying abili...
15:32, 09/20/2019

Premier League team news, injury updates and more – live! The latest news going into the weekend’s fixturesPremier League: 10 things to look out for this weekendAnd you can email David here or comment BTL 2.27pm BST Time for some Pep Guardiola press conf goss. The Manchester City boss has given an update on when centre-back John Stones will return:“Hopeful...
15:32, 09/20/2019

Tottenham refinance £637m stadium debt but purse strings will not loosen • ‘It will have no bearing on how we run the club,’ says Daniel Levy• Chairman defends his policy and says there is no quick fixDaniel Levy has insisted that he will continue to run Tottenham on the balanced and relatively frugal business plan that has characterised his 18-year chairmanship after he...
15:32, 09/20/2019

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

Nitish Kumar Targets Over 200 Seats In Bihar Polls, Says No Rift In NDA Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar has claimed the NDA will register a landslide win in Assembly polls due next year and win more than the 206 seats it claimed in 2010. The Chief Minister, whose......
15:32, 09/20/2019

Dutch PM Rutte: Brexit deal by Oct 31 is still possible Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte said on Friday he did not rule out a Brexit deal before the October 31 deadline but he still has not seen new solutions to the Irish border problem....
16:32, 09/20/2019

German coalition reaches deal on new climate package: source Germany's governing parties on Friday agreed a new climate protection package, including a domestic carbon price and the possibility of more stringent measures in future, a source close to the talks said....
16:32, 09/20/2019

U.N. urged by own staff to look at its climate footprint More than 1,000 United Nations employees have called for the global body to reduce its carbon footprint, including through curbs on their own diplomatic perks like business-class flights and travel handouts, a letter obtained by Reuters showed....
16:32, 09/20/2019

Special Report: The three young women racing to defuse a climate-change bomb Banking hard over the whitecaps off the west coast of Norway, the jetliner flying Dominika Pasternak and her fellow scientists descends so sharply that it seems for a moment as if the crew is about to ditch them all in the drink....
16:32, 09/20/2019

You Should Wait to Upgrade to iOS 13 We normally say it’s probably a good idea to update to the latest version of iOS whenever possible—for the extra features you get to play with, the potentially improved performance, and any bug patches or security fixes you might get. Though iOS 13 just launched yesterday, there’s one great reason w...
16:32, 09/20/2019

Parker: Greenwood can help United move in right direction, Chelsea are Liverpool's toughest test "In his latest column Paul Parker explains why Manchester United are moving in the right direction, and why Mason Greenwood can be a big part of it."...
16:34, 09/20/2019

The Warm-Up: The teenage saviours of the Europa League "Bukayo Saka and Mason Greenwood lit up an unloved competition last night. Plus: Loris Karius has been at it again and was Dimitar Berbatov actually cool?"...
16:34, 09/20/2019

Berbatov announces retirement from football "Former Manchester United and Tottenham Hotspur striker Dimitar Berbatov announced his retirement from football on Thursday, 18 months after leaving India\u0027s Kerala Blasters, bringing an end to a glittering 20-year career."...
16:34, 09/20/2019

'I want Ronnie' - Reanne Evans eyes O'Sullivan showdown at Champion of Champions "Reanne Evans wants to chance to put women\u0027s snooker on the map by playing Ronnie O\u0027Sullivan on live TV at the Champion of Champions event in Coventry."...
16:34, 09/20/2019

Stieg Larsson and the unsolved murder case of Olof Palme The assassination of Swedish prime minister Olof Palme obsessed Larsson for years – he even put several references to it in his novels. Do his secret files contain vital clues?On a snowy March day five years ago, I was waiting in my old, square Volvo outside a rented storage facility on the outskirt...
16:34, 09/20/2019

Cosmic chancer: is Harry Styles’s psych phase a bluff? The 1D star is returning with new 70s-inspired material – plus stories about magic mushrooms, Malibu and models Modern Toss on aging in a boybandBefore Harry Styles released his first solo album in 2017, nobody had any idea what to expect. One moment he was on The X Factor singing Natalie Imbruglia’...
16:34, 09/20/2019

Building bridges: International Youth Library in Munich celebrates 70 years The world's largest children's library is in Munich. The International Youth Library was founded by a Jewish writer shortly after the end of WWII as a "harbinger of peace."...
16:35, 09/20/2019

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

+++ Fridays for Future global climate strike — live updates +++ More than 5,000 protests are planned around the world, culminating in a New York City march led by Greta Thunberg. In Australia, young people challenged politicians to do "their jobs for once." Read the latest here....
16:35, 09/20/2019

Mark Zuckerberg rejects call from US lawmaker to break up Facebook The social media mogul visited Washington as US lawmakers consider new privacy legislation regulating digital security and user data. One Republican lawmaker called on Zuckerberg to sell off Instagram and WhatsApp....
16:35, 09/20/2019

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

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

Europa League: Arsenal teach Eintracht Frankfurt a lesson Frankfurt returned to the competition they set alight last season, but were taught a lesson in efficiency. Arsenal took their chances, leaving Frankfurt with nothing to show for their efforts....
16:35, 09/20/2019

If AT&T dumps DirecTV, where does that leave the viewer? AT&T is reportedly exploring options for breaking up with DirecTV. It could land with rival Dish or stay put. What does this mean for viewers?       ...
17:48, 09/20/2019

As Taiwan Loses Influence, China Gains Ground in Race With U.S. Two Pacific nations severed ties with Taiwan in favor of Beijing this week, boosting China in its contest with the United States for influence in the region....
17:48, 09/20/2019

North Korean Envoy Hails Bolton’s Ouster and Trump’s Talk of a New Approach Kim Myong-gil praised the U.S. president’s “wise political decision” to take a fresh tack in nuclear talks after dismissing his national security adviser....
17:48, 09/20/2019

House Hunter's Host Suzanne Whang Dead at 56 After Cancer Battle HGTV is mourning the loss of one of their own. House Hunters' host Suzanne Whang has passed away following a decade long battle with breast cancer, her partner Jeff Vezain shared on......
17:48, 09/20/2019

Downton Abbey Stars Allen Leech and Elizabeth McGovern Spilled a Bunch of Delightful Secrets With the return of Downton Abbey, this time on the big screen, the stars are back in the spotlight, but they're doing something their elegant counterparts would never dream of doing: spilling......
17:48, 09/20/2019

Will Smith Surprising These Viral High Schoolers Will Send You Smiling Into the Weekend These teens just learned kindness goes a very long way. On Friday's episode of Ellen DeGeneres' eponymous daytime talk show, the comedian sat down with three Memphis high school......
17:48, 09/20/2019

The Crown Season 3 Trailer Tackles the Transition From Claire Foy to Olivia Colman Head On You've been granted an audience with the new queen. Starting Sunday, Nov. 17, Olivia Colman is Netflix's Queen Elizabeth II in the Emmy-winning drama The Crown. In the first......
17:48, 09/20/2019

Watch Brad Pitt Enter An All-Out War With Jimmy Fallon at the Bar Two men walk into a bar and...get themselves into quite a pickle. It starts off slow. At a restaurant, Jimmy Fallon receives a martini, "courtesy of the gentleman at the bar,"......
17:48, 09/20/2019

Inside Phoebe Waller-Bridge's Rise to Fame To some, it may seem like Phoebe Waller-Bridge just showed up out of nowhere, and was suddenly everywhere, and those people might not be all that far off. The 34 year-old genius is......
17:48, 09/20/2019

Hailie Sahar Reveals the Pose Character She Almost Played Believe it or not, the Pose we know today almost didn't have a Lulu Ferocity. When series creator Ryan Murphy first wrote the script, there was never a Lulu Ferocity to be spoken of.......
17:48, 09/20/2019

Gambhir Questions Kohli's Captaincy, Credits Dhoni, Rohit For Success Gautam Gambhir has questioned Virat Kohli's captaincy skills as the former India opener credited MS Dhoni and Rohit Sharma for Virat's success at the international stage....
17:48, 09/20/2019

Taxes are the least of Elizabeth Warren's 'Medicare for All' problems Democratic presidential candidate Elizabeth Warren has been given more than one opportunity over the past two weeks to clarify her response to a key question about her "Medicare for All" plan… and she's fumbled it each time, writes Jake Novak....
17:48, 09/20/2019

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

Trump says U.S. has sanctioned Iran's central bank The United States has imposed sanctions on Iran's central bank, U.S. President Donald Trump told reporters at the White House on Friday, nearly a week after attacks on oil facilities in Saudi Arabia that some U.S. officials have pinned on Tehran....
17:48, 09/20/2019

Saudi Arabia Shows Depth of Damage to Its Oil Facilities Saudi Arabia brought reporters to see oil facilities attacked by drones and missiles last weekend, a move aimed at rallying international support against Iran ahead of a critical meeting next week of world leaders at the United Nations....
17:48, 09/20/2019

Taiwan Loses Another Diplomatic Tie, as China Continues Isolation Push Kiribati is the second Pacific nation in less than a week to end diplomatic relations with Taipei and switch allegiance to Beijing, reflecting China’s strategic gains in the region while squeezing an increasingly isolated Taiwan....
17:48, 09/20/2019

Samsung Galaxy M30s vs Samsung Galaxy M30 vs Samsung Galaxy A50s Samsung Galaxy M30s is pitted against the Samsung Galaxy A50s and the Galaxy M30 to see how it fares against them in terms of price and specifications....
18:16, 09/20/2019

BSNL Rs. 899 Prepaid Pack Price in India Cut for a Limited Time The prepaid plan offers unlimited Local/STD calls to any network, even in roaming (except Mumbai & Delhi), 1.5GB of daily data cap, 50 SMS per day benefits for a validity of 180 days....
18:16, 09/20/2019

WhatsApp Now Lets You Share Your Status Updates to Facebook Stories WhatsApp for Android version 2.19.258 and WhatsApp for iPhone version 2.19.92 both are getting the 'Share to Facebook Story' feature to let you share your WhatsApp Status updates to Facebook Stories....
18:16, 09/20/2019

Ansu Fati: Barcelona forward granted Spanish citizenship Barcelona's Ansu Fati is granted Spanish citizenship paving they way for him to play for them at international level, though he remains eligible for Guinea-Bissau and Portugal....
18:16, 09/20/2019

UPDATE 2-Novo Nordisk wins U.S. approval for first-of-its-kind oral diabetes drug The U.S. Food and Drug Administration on Friday approved an oral version of Novo Nordisk's diabetes drug semaglutide, a boost for the Danish drugmaker which hopes to transform the market by offering patients a non-injectable treatment....
18:16, 09/20/2019

UPDATE 1-Trump says U.S. has sanctioned Iran's central bank The United States has imposed sanctions on Iran's central bank, U.S. President Donald Trump told reporters at the White House on Friday, nearly a week after attacks on oil facilities in Saudi Arabia that some U.S. officials have pinned on Tehran....
18:16, 09/20/2019

Friday's Global Climate Strikes Are Absolutely Massive With the sunrise comes resistance. As the sun makes its way to the Western Hemisphere, the day is just beginning in the U.S. However, the day is already come and gone in other parts of the world. And Friday has seen a successful Global Climate Strike so far. Hundreds of thousands of people in more t...
18:16, 09/20/2019

Please Be Kinder To Shitty Teams, Sports Games I got to choose a lot of things in my life. My job, my wife, my friends, my dog—all have been good and wonderful. Some things, though, I have been born into, and supporting Aston Villa Football Club is sadly one of them....
18:16, 09/20/2019

Trump brushes off 'partisan' whistleblower reports President Donald Trump is defending himself against someone he describes as a "partisan whistleblower" whose complaint included a reported private conversation Trump had with a foreign leader. (Sept. 20)        ...
19:01, 09/20/2019

World Cup 2022: Qatar still failing to protect workers' rights, says Amnesty International Workers helping to get Qatar ready for the 2022 World Cup continue to be mistreated despite promises to improve their rights, Amnesty International says....
19:01, 09/20/2019

5 Lessons the ‘Downton Abbey’ TV Team Learned About Filmmaking Julian Fellowes, the show’s creator, and the producer Gareth Neame had a lot of characters to work with and a lot of fans to satisfy. Here’s how they navigated the challenge....
19:01, 09/20/2019

Royal Bank of Scotland names Alison Rose as new boss The Royal Bank of Scotland has named Alison Rose as its new chief executive, making her the first woman to head one of Britain's biggest high street lenders....
19:32, 09/20/2019

Britain and EU spar over Brexit as clock ticks down Britain said on Friday a Brexit deal with the European Union could be reached at a summit next month, but EU member Ireland said the sides were far from agreement and London had not yet made serious proposals....
19:32, 09/20/2019

Delay in bill criminalizing sex outside marriage divides Indonesians Indonesian President Joko Widodo's decision to delay a planned vote in parliament on a new penal code that would criminalize sex outside marriage and gay sex was met by relief from some but sparked criticism from conservative Muslims who back the new bill....
19:32, 09/20/2019

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

Russia, in rare U-turn, frees jailed actor after outcry A Russian court on Friday ordered the release of an aspiring actor whose prison sentence for injuring a police officer on the sidelines of an opposition protest sparked a public outcry over alleged police brutality and judicial injustice....
19:32, 09/20/2019

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

U.S. sanctions Iran's central bank, fund after Saudi oil attack The United States on Friday imposed another round of sanctions on Tehran, including on Iran's central bank and a development fund, following last week's attack on oil facilities in Saudi Arabia that Riyadh and Washington have blamed on Iran....
19:32, 09/20/2019

Florida utility to install 1K electric car-charging stations FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. — Florida Power & Light plans to install 1,000 electric-charging stations at 100 locations across the state. The utility’s announcement Wednesday says the stations would be located on major roadways, public parks, shopping malls, tourist destinations and at major employers, suc...
19:32, 09/20/2019

YouTuber agrees to pay family for allegedly inspiring copycat video that killed daughter A Chinese social media star is accused of inspiring a copycat cooking video that killed a young girl and badly injured another — and she’ll now pay their parents a compensation fee, according to a report. The 12 and 14-year-old were allegedly trying to replicate a video by the Youtube sensatio...
19:32, 09/20/2019

‘It’s hot where you’re going’: Church tells thieves to keep stolen air conditioner Thieves may have gotten away with an air conditioner from an Ohio church — but one day, they’ll take heat for their actions, the congregation’s pastor says. The burglars lifted the brand new AC unit — worth $3,500 — from the Akron Alliance Fellowship Church about three weeks...
19:32, 09/20/2019

Trump slams ‘Radical Left’ over whistleblower allegations President Trump on Friday renewed his attacks on reports about a whistleblower’s complaint that he had an inappropriate conversation with a foreign leader, again casting blame on Democrats and the “Fake News.” “The Radical Left Democrats and their Fake News Media partners, headed up again by Little ...
19:32, 09/20/2019

Josh Turner’s sound engineer David Turner identified as victim in fatal bus crash The person killed when a bus carrying country star Josh Turner’s crew plunged 80 feet off a California embankment has been identified as the singer’s longtime sound engineer. David Turner, 64, of Bruce, Miss. — who was unrelated to the singer — was killed when the bus suddenly veer...
19:32, 09/20/2019

Inside Saudi Arabia's Response To Raid On The Heart Of The Oil Kingdom Saudi Arabia's newly appointed energy minister was in London when he learned in the middle of the night of the largest-ever attack on the kingdom's oil infrastructure....
19:32, 09/20/2019

Germany Reaches 100 Billion Euro Climate Plan Deal As Protests Heat Up Chancellor Angela Merkel's government reached a deal Friday on a broad climate plan for Germany, a coalition source said, as tens of thousands of protesters rallied demanding more environmental......
19:32, 09/20/2019

The climate crisis explained in 10 charts From the rise and rise of carbon dioxide in the atmosphere to possible solutionsGlobal climate strike: Greta Thunberg and students march to protest climate change – live updatesThe level of CO2 has been rising since the industrial revolution and is now at its highest for about 4 million years. The r...
19:32, 09/20/2019

Trudeau tries to shift focus from brownface images to gun control Canadian PM unveils pledge to restrict handguns on re-election campaign trail in TorontoJustin Trudeau has tried to focus attention back on his re-election after a dramatic week in Canadian politics, in which the prime minister admitted to multiple images of him in brownface and not recalling how ma...
19:32, 09/20/2019

Why do e-cigarette makers suddenly want to be regulated? Vaping manufacturers have recently begun supporting ‘Tobacco 21’ legislation but are they pushing lax regulation now to head off harsher regulation later?Lobbyists are pushing to increase the legal age to buy tobacco products to 21 in states across America.But public health experts have warned the b...
19:32, 09/20/2019

The west’s custodians of democracy failed to notice it rotting away | Pankaj Mishra British and American elites failed to anticipate the triumph of homegrown demagogues – because they imagined the only threats to democracy lurked abroadAnglo-American lamentations about the state of democracy have been especially loud ever since Boris Johnson joined Donald Trump in the leadership of...
19:32, 09/20/2019

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

Which is the world’s hardest-working city? Tokyo may be the most ‘overworked’ city – but there are ways to measure how hard a city works other than simply totting up the overtimeIn July 2013, 31-year-old Miwa Sado, a reporter for Japan’s national broadcaster NHK, was found dead in her Tokyo apartment. She had died from heart failure. It was ...
19:32, 09/20/2019

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

Tropical Depression Imelda hits south-east Texas – in pictures Tropical Depression Imelda has flooded south-east Texas, a region that had only just started to recover from Hurricane Harvey in 2017. Some areas have received almost 30in of rain, with Governor Gregg Abbott declaring a state of disaster for 13 counties Continue reading......
19:32, 09/20/2019

Trump ‘surprised’ by photos, video of Trudeau in brownface, blackface "I was hoping I wouldn't be asked that question," Trump told reporters on Friday. "I'm surprised, I was more surprised when I saw the number of times."...
19:33, 09/20/2019

Liberals could have done more on Indigenous issues, Jody Wilson-Raybould says The Liberal government lost an opportunity to bring meaningful change for Indigenous Peoples over the past four years, Jody Wilson-Raybould argues in her new book, published against the backdrop of the federal election campaign....
19:33, 09/20/2019

Anna Jones’ Turkish lahmacun and esme salad recipes | The Modern Cook A deliciously chewy, moreish flatbread that many call the Turkish ‘pizza’, with a spicy salad of tomatoes and onion with beansWhere I live in Hackney, London, there is a Turkish kebab shop on every corner. The mum or granny of the family often sits in the window, rolling gozleme and bases for their ...
20:50, 09/20/2019

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

Trump says whistleblower complaint relates to 'totally appropriate conversation' U.S. President Donald Trump on Friday told reporters a whistleblower complaint against him that has roiled Washington relates to a "totally appropriate conversation."...
21:32, 09/20/2019

Explainer: How might the Trump whistleblower mystery unfold? U.S. President Donald Trump's administration is in a standoff with leaders of the Democratic-controlled U.S. House of Representatives over a whistleblower complaint from within the intelligence community....
21:32, 09/20/2019

China agriculture delegation scraps U.S. farm visit to Montana Chinese agriculture officials who were due to visit U.S. farm states next week have canceled their trip to Montana as the officials will return to China sooner than originally scheduled, the Montana Farm Bureau told Reuters on Friday....
21:33, 09/20/2019

U.S. repo rate falls after Fed repo operation The interest rate on U.S. overnight repurchase agreements slipped on Friday after an operation conducted by the New York Federal Reserve that parked $75 billion in temporary cash in the U.S. banking system....
21:33, 09/20/2019

Fed's Clarida hails strong U.S. consumer but says risks remain The U.S. consumer sector is in excellent shape but risks to the economic outlook mean that the Federal Reserve will decide the course of interest rates from one meeting to the next, Fed Vice Chair Richard Clarida said on Friday....
21:33, 09/20/2019

Huawei forced to launch Mate 30 phone without Google apps New Android smartphone falls foul of trade war and Trump’s blacklisting of Chinese firmThe launch of Huawei’s latest smartphone, the Mate 30, has been hampered by the ongoing trade war between China and the US, which has resulted in Google pulling its apps and services from the company’s new devices...
21:33, 09/20/2019

Apple CEO Tim Cook surprises customers at reopening of Fifth Avenue store Apple diehards who lined up outside the revamped Fifth Avenue Apple Store for the iPhone 11 launch got more than they bargained for when chief executive Tim Cook stopped by for a surprise appearance. The CEO flew in from the company’s Cupertino, Calif., headquarters to officially open the doors of A...
21:34, 09/20/2019

Merger of Dish and DirecTV probably won’t be happening Dish Network’s chances of buying DirecTV could be about as remote as a satellite that’s orbiting the earth. That’s the take from sources close to Dish Chief Executive Charlie Ergen, who say that in addition to regulatory stumbling blocks the mercurial billionaire faces tough financial hurdles in acq...
21:34, 09/20/2019

Colt to stop making AR-15s for civilians Legendary gun maker Colt has announced Thursday that it would stop making the AR-15 and other long guns for the civilian market, citing falling demand and obligations to military and law enforcement markets. In a statement, Dennis Veilleux, president and CEO of the 180-year-old, Connecticut-based ma...
21:34, 09/20/2019

Airbnb announces plans to go public in 2020 “Airbnb, Inc. announced today that it expects to become a publicly-traded company during 2020,” the San Francisco-based company said in a press release, posted on its website....
21:34, 09/20/2019

Tesla’s Model 3 earns insurance industry’s top safety rating Tesla’s Model 3 electric sedan has earned the top safety rating from the Insurance Institute of Highway Safety (IIHS), becoming the first Tesla to do so. The IIHS has given the Model 3 its highest rating, top safety pick+. It said the Model 3 earned good ratings across the board for crashworth...
21:34, 09/20/2019

Bob Iger: Disney, Apple may have merged if Steve Jobs were alive It’s the kind of merger that could only be dreamt up in the Magic Kingdom. Disney CEO Bob Iger believes he may have merged with Apple if the late Steve Jobs were still around. “I believe that if Steve were still alive, we would have combined our companies, or at least discussed the possibility...
21:34, 09/20/2019

How 'Downton Abbey' has changed – and how it hasn't – as beloved TV drama jumps to big screen The 'Downton Abbey' film offers a comforting place for fans of the PBS period drama about the noble Crawley family and their staff. (Spoilers ahead!)        ...
21:34, 09/20/2019

'Downton Abbey': Violet and Isobel engage in verbal jousting Violet (Maggie Smith) and Isobel (Penelope Wilton) bring humor to the new "Downton Abbey" film, trading sophisticated insults at a formal dinner.        ...
21:34, 09/20/2019

Android VPN apps found serving disruptive ads A security researcher has discovered four VPN apps that serve ads while running in the background and also on the home screen of Android smartphones in the latest case of adware found on the Google Play Store.While researching suspicious Android VPN apps, Andy Michael found that Hotspot VPN, Free VP...
21:34, 09/20/2019

AMD Ryzen 9 3950X drops this November, along with new Threadripper chips The AMD Ryzen 9 3950X was a surprise reveal at E3 2019, coming right after AMD unveiled the AMD Radeon RX 5700 XT and RX 5700. Initially, it was supposed to come out in September 2019, but it has been delayed to November 2019 instead, along with some new Threadripper processors.The AMD Ryzen 9 3950X...
21:34, 09/20/2019

The all-new Apple Watch 5 gets a price cut at Amazon While the Apple Watch Series 5 was announced just last week, you can already find discounts on the smartwatch at Amazon. For a limited time, you can get the Apple Watch 5 with GPS for $384.99. That's a $15 discount and the lowest price we've found for the latest Apple Watch. If you're...
21:34, 09/20/2019

New AMD Navi GPUs may arrive to take on Nvidia's entry level cards We've had an inkling that some new AMD Navi graphics cards would be arriving sometime in the near future. But, we've just seen a leak that may just indicate that the replacement for the AMD Radeon RX 570 is imminent. Both an AMD Navi 12 and an AMD Navi 14 graphics processor (GPU) have...
21:34, 09/20/2019

Intel 18-core Cascade Lake-X leak gives us a glimpse of the CPU’s might Intel’s 18-core Cascade Lake-X flagship has been spotted again, or at least a benchmark of a processor (CPU) which appears to be the incoming Core i9-10980XE has appeared online.As highlighted by @momomo_us on Twitter, the Geekbench 4 result shows an 18-core (36-thread), high-end desktop CPU ...
21:34, 09/20/2019

Friday's Best Deals: AirPods, Instant Pots, Friends: The Complete Series, and More Two different-sized Instant Pots, Friends: The Complete Series, Apple AirPods 2 with Case lead off Friday’s best deals from around the web....
21:34, 09/20/2019

Honduran Mother and Child Drown Crossing the Rio Grande After Stress From 'Remain in Mexico' Policy After desperate weeks waiting for an immigration court hearing, a Honduran mother and her child drowned while attempting to cross the Rio Grande into Texas. Idalia Yamileth Herrera Hernandez and her son, Gael Cordova Herrera, had entered the U.S. to seek asylum for herself and her 21-month-old toddl...
21:34, 09/20/2019

Netflix shares fall as analyst predicts slowdown and CEO admits Disney and Apple 'tough competition' Netflix CEO Reed Hastings admitted that it's a "whole new world starting in November," with the launch of Apple TV+, Disney+ and other new streaming services....
22:32, 09/20/2019

Ferrari driver Sebastian Vettel dismisses concerns over mental state as errors begin to pile up Sebastian Vettel has hit back at suggestions mental demons are to blame for the Formula One four-time world champion's slump this season ahead of Sunday's Singapore Grand Prix....
22:32, 09/20/2019

Ireland duo Andrew Conway and Jordan Larmour won't let me down, insists boss Joe Schmidt Ireland coach Joe Schmidt says Andrew Conway and Jordan Larmour can fire his team to victory against Scotland on Sunday in the absence of Keith Earls and Rob Kearney....
22:32, 09/20/2019

New England Patriots coach Bill Belichick leaves press conference after five Antonio Brown questions New England Patriots coach Bill Belichick said he wasn't going to answer any questions about Antonio Brown, so he exited his news conference early.       ...
22:32, 09/20/2019

Injured Panthers QB Cam Newton declared out for Week 3 game against Cardinals After aggravating a foot injury last week in a loss against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, Carolina Panthers quarterback Cam Newton will miss Week 3.       ...
22:32, 09/20/2019

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

Humana CEO: Competition and innovation lower drug prices better than just putting a cap on them "I really want to encourage competition because I think competition creates innovation, and when you create innovation everyone wins," Humana CEO Bruce Broussard says....
22:32, 09/20/2019

Distressed Debt Trading Overshadows Corporate Bond Market A sharp rally in the bonds of three distressed companies—McDermott International, California Resources and PG&E—dominated trading in the corporate bond market....
22:32, 09/20/2019

Stocks Turn Lower at the End of a Bumpy Week U.S. stocks turned lower after reports that a Chinese trade delegation would be returning home earlier than expected, souring hopes that Washington and Beijing were moving toward a trade deal....
22:32, 09/20/2019

Frontier Communications, Creditors Prepare for Debt Restructuring Talks Frontier Communications is telling bondholders that it will shortly present a detailed plan to slash its $17 billion debt load, according to people familiar with the matter....
22:32, 09/20/2019

High Lead Levels Still Being Found Near Notre-Dame A contractor’s test at an apartment near the cathedral and law enforcement measurements at Police Headquarters both found levels far above safety guidelines, an environmental group revealed....
22:32, 09/20/2019

University Denounced for Showing Sign Language for ‘Jewish’ as a Hooked Nose A Flemish university in Belgium has declined to remove videos called offensive, saying it is merely hosting a sign-language dictionary, not adding “value judgment.”...
22:32, 09/20/2019

Trump claims whistleblower complaint as ‘political hack job’ The complaint, which the administration has refused to let Congress see, remains shrouded in mystery but is ``serious'' and ``urgent,'' the government's intelligence watchdog said....
23:16, 09/20/2019

This is 'Peak Week' for Asthma If you have asthma and you feel like it’s gotten worse lately, it’s not your imagination: Llate September is informally known as asthma “peak week” because several asthma-exacerbating factors converge....
23:16, 09/20/2019

Find Your Perfect Bra Quickly By Knowing Your 'Sister Bra Sizes' If you’ve ever gone shopping for a bra, you know how frustrating it can be. Between bra sizes being a myth and hormone levels changing the size of breasts throughout the month, it’s an uphill battle. Fortunately, this graphic offers a few pointers that may help....
23:16, 09/20/2019

Memorize More With the Best Mnemonics From Wikipedia There is nothing too smart or too stupid for a mnemonic. They can teach you features of specific neurological disorders, or they can teach you how to open a jar. Here are some of the cleverest memory aids that you might not know yet, as catalogued by Wikipedia....
23:16, 09/20/2019

How to Watch Tonight's Democratic Candidate Forum on LGBTQ Issues Tonight, 10 Democratic presidential candidates will take the stage in Iowa individually to discuss issues affecting LGBTQ Americans, like the Equality Act, bans on conversion therapy, and some candidates’ controversial records on marriage equality. This will be the first of two forums on LGBTQ issue...
23:16, 09/20/2019

Trump warns Iran of ‘severe’ defeat if military conflict broke out President Trump on Friday said he believes sanctions against Iran are working but indicated he would not hesitate to order military action if necessary, saying it would amount to a “very severe form of winning” for the United States....
23:17, 09/20/2019

Northern Territory banks on solar to meet new 2050 zero emissions target NT’s Labor government says the territory’s vast solar resources can help it transition to zero net carbon emissions The Northern Territory government has set a target of reaching net zero carbon emissions by 2050 in a plan that says responding to climate change is “responsible economic strategy”.The...
23:17, 09/20/2019

US oil posts biggest weekly gain since June after Saudi attacks Oil prices were little changed on Friday, but posted their best week since June, lifted by rising Middle East tensions and supply concerns after an attack on Saudi Arabia's energy industry last weekend....
23:18, 09/20/2019

Hey, Knuckleheads: Want To Pollute Less? Stop Treating New Highways Like The Answer To Everything Five years ago, the California Department of Transportation completed a $1.6 billion project to rebuild a 10-mile portion of the Sepulveda Pass of the 405 in Los Angeles. The project, like nearly all highway expansion projects, was billed as a way to relieve congestion and improve travel times. Ofte...
23:48, 09/20/2019

The 2020 Ford Mustang EcoBoost High Performance Package Drives Like A European Sports Car The 2020 Ford Mustang EcoBoost High Performance Package is what happens when you drop the engine from a Focus RS into the body of a grand tourer. The exterior dimensions don’t change, but damn do they feel like they did. It’s amazing what a lightened nose and some good rubber will do....
23:48, 09/20/2019

One Of Tesla's Nürburgring Cars Broke Down And Got Passed By A Porsche Taycan The Nürburgring is host to a very exciting (if very unofficial) pissing contest between Tesla and Porsche over whose four-door electric car is the fastest around the track, and the results are impressive. After Porsche set a very quick 7:42 second lap time, Tesla came back, with seemingly minimal pl...
23:48, 09/20/2019

Were GM's Closed Plants Always Bargaining Chips For Union Negotiations? The fate of the “unallocated” Detroit-Hamtramck Assembly plant is in question, some advice for saving some money at the car dealership, Germany’s aggressive next steps to fighting pollution and more await you in The Morning Shift for Friday, Sept. 20, 2019....
23:48, 09/20/2019

This Is The New Japanese Emperor's Opulent One-Off Toyota Century Convertible Back in May, a new Japanese emperor ascended to the throne, and to celebrate, Emperor Naruhito ordered a custom Toyota Century convertible, the first one ever. The order was placed early to be ready for the emperor’s public coronation next month—but we’re getting our first look at this beauty now....
23:48, 09/20/2019

Arctic expedition to investigate 'epicentre of climate change' Scientists from 19 countries are preparing to embark on a year-long expedition to the Arctic, the longest project of its kind, to better understand global climate change....
23:48, 09/20/2019

Free pizza and deals available for National Pepperoni Pizza Day 2019: Where to find it Papa John's, Pizza Hut, Domino's, Hungry Howie's, Jet's Pizza, 7-Eleven and more are celebrating National Pepperoni Pizza Day on Sept. 20 with deals.       ...
23:48, 09/20/2019

'I started to tear up': iPhone 11 buyers line up, meet Apple CEO Tim Cook at NYC store Smaller crowds were more subdued than in the past, but the reopening of the flagship Apple Store in New York still lured enthused iPhone 11 customers.       ...
23:48, 09/20/2019

Bringing Mom on a job interview? When bulldozer parenting goes too far Bulldozer parents are filling out job applications, sitting in on job interviews and heavily involving themselves in their children's careers.       ...
23:48, 09/20/2019

Patriots release Antonio Brown after claims of sexual misconduct, intimidation of accuser The New England Patriots released wide receiver Antonio Brown on Friday, 11 days after he formally joined the club following a well-publicized breakup with the Oakland Raiders....
23:48, 09/20/2019

Jacksonville Jaguars' Gardner Minshew did 'damn near anything' to lengthen college football career The Jacksonville Jaguars rookie quarterback Gardner Minshew would do “damn near anything” to play more football, revealing during a radio interview Friday that he attempted to break his own hand during his college football days....
23:48, 09/20/2019

Wall Street drops after China cancels trip to Montana farmland Wall Street dropped on Friday, and also finished the week lower, after a Chinese agriculture delegation canceled a planned visit to Montana, dampening optimism about U.S.-China trade talks....
23:48, 09/20/2019

Exclusive: Fitbit considers whether it should explore a sale - sources Wearable device maker Fitbit Inc has been in talks with an investment bank about the possibility of exploring a sale amid challenges in successfully pivoting from fitness trackers to smartwatches, people familiar with the matter said on Friday....
23:48, 09/20/2019

| Moscow frees actor convicted of role in anti-Putin protests Pavel Ustinov, a 23-year-old actor, will be freed - at least temporarily - after his conviction over an opposition protest sparked public outcry, a Moscow court has ruled....
23:48, 09/20/2019

| Scenes of destruction at Saudi oil plant hit by attacks The dramatic weekend assault on two Saudi oil facilities saw one of the targets struck four times sparking fires that took five hours to extinguish, the national oil company says....
23:48, 09/20/2019

| WATCH | Curious visitors flock to Nazi design expo, but selfies banned A Dutch museum has banned visitors from taking photos at a controversial exhibition of designs from Hitler's Nazi regime to stop them being "interpreted the wrong way"....
23:48, 09/20/2019

Channel24.co.za | Malaysia bans Jennifer Lopez stripper movie 'Hustlers' Malaysia has banned the hit Jennifer Lopez movie 'Hustlers.' Criticising the film about strippers as packed with "obscene content" not suitable for cinema-goers in the conservative country....
23:48, 09/20/2019

California Sues the Trump Administration in Its Escalating War Over Auto Emissions California, joined by 23 other states, sued to block the administration’s unprecedented reversal of the state’s authority to set its own rules on climate-warming car emissions....
00:48, 09/21/2019

Brexit news latest: Irish deputy PM Simon Coveney insists 'we are not close to a deal right now' Ireland today doused down the prospects of an imminent Brexit deal breakthrough, accusing the Government of not offering a "fair deal" to resolve the border backstop row....
00:48, 09/21/2019

Thomas Cook news: Travel operator needs extra £200m to stave off collapse Hundreds of thousands of British holidaymakers were today anxiously waiting to hear if their trips will go ahead as struggling Thomas Cook revealed it needs to raise another £200 million to avoid collapse....
00:48, 09/21/2019

Area 51 raid countdown: Residents 'prepare for worst' as UFO enthusiasts descend on remote rural town Residents living near a secretive military base known as Area 51 are "preparing for the worst" as alien hunters start to descend on the rural Nevada town....
00:48, 09/21/2019

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

Despite The Haters, The Division 2's All-Women Gaming Group Is Going Strong The note atop the thread in The Division 2 subreddit was awkward. “The moderators have allowed for many congratulation raid completion posts,” it began. This was one of many threads in celebrating various groups of gamers for clearing The Division 2’s daunting eight-player raid. But, it continued: “...
00:50, 09/21/2019

The A.V. Club’s 17 most-anticipated shows of fall 2019 With autumn upon us, it’s time to harvest the benefits of studio executive sessions, production deals, and in certain cases, years of storytelling. The A.V. Club has looked out at the ever-widening TV landscape—where networks are doubling their pleasure by launching proprietary streaming services—to...
00:50, 09/21/2019

iOS 13 on the iPhone 6S and SE: New software runs fine on a phone that’s still fast Enlarge / The iPhone 6S and SE are the new baseline for iOS 13, and everything is still running smooth. (credit: Andrew Cunningham) People upgrading to iOS 13 this year may have more of an incentive than usual to keep using their old phones rather than upgrading to new ones. After all, 2016's iPho...
01:48, 09/21/2019

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

Barcelona's Fati granted Spanish citizenship Barcelona's Ansu Fati is granted Spanish citizenship paving they way for him to play for them at international level, though he remains eligible for Guinea-Bissau and Portugal....
01:48, 09/21/2019

Caiman spotted swimming in Michigan school's pond Students and community members are being warned to keep a safe distance from a Michigan school pond, where an "alligator-type reptile" -- a caiman -- was spotted swimming....
01:48, 09/21/2019

Woman puts injured bobcat in back of SUV with young child Wildlife officials in Colorado are reminding residents not to approach wild animals after a woman picked up an injured bobcat and put it in her vehicle with her young child....
01:48, 09/21/2019

Second country in a week ditches Taiwan for Beijing Kiribati has become the second nation in a week to drop Taiwan as a diplomatic ally and move towards Beijing, Taipei's foreign ministry announced Friday....
01:48, 09/21/2019

Facebook suspends thousands of apps over privacy issues Removals are part of inquiry into how developers use data, which the company started after the Cambridge Analytica scandal Facebook has suspended tens of thousands of apps from the platform for privacy reasons, it announced in a blogpost on Friday.The removals come as part of an ongoing investigatio...
02:32, 09/21/2019

Bow hunters target invasive Asian carp for sport on the Illinois River A firefighter and archery enthusiast is making some extra cash with a novel if modest contribution to the ecosystem of the Great Lakes - taking paying customers out for boat rides on the Illinois River to hunt invasive Asian carp fish with bows and arrows....
02:32, 09/21/2019

Honda imagines the worst with safety-focused ad campaign The new marketing push comes as the company develops new airbag technology and makes Honda Sensing safety system standard on all trim levels of the 2020 CR-V....
02:32, 09/21/2019

Trump must give deposition in protesters’ suit: Bronx judge A Bronx Supreme Court judge ruled Friday that President Donald Trump must give a video deposition as part of a lawsuit alleging his staff assaulted demonstrators outside Trump Tower in 2015. The decision comes after Trump’s lawyers tried to quash a subpoena compelling his testimony. His attorneys ar...
02:32, 09/21/2019

‘I’m no kingpin’: NYPD cop who protected El Chapo’s wife gives jailhouse interview An NYPD cop who moonlighted as a bodyguard for El Chapo’s wife broke down in tears during a jailhouse interview Friday, in which he insisted he had no idea who he was working for when he took the job and that he quit after one day when he found out. “I had never seen that......
02:32, 09/21/2019

Boston cop on leave for allegedly using N-word, calling students ‘monkeys’ A veteran cop in Boston is off the street after allegedly using the N-word during a confrontation with students he referred to as “monkeys,” the teens claim. Officer Joseph Lynch, a 16-year department vet, is on administrative leave following the Sept. 13 incident at a McDonald’s near Roxbury Prep H...
02:32, 09/21/2019

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

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

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

The Latest: Indigenous from Amazon protest Brazil leader Weeks after Brazil drew global concern over a spike in fires in the Amazon rainforest, around 200 people gathered for the climate strike in downtown Rio de Janeiro...
02:32, 09/21/2019

U.S. Agreement With El Salvador Seeks to Divert Asylum Seekers An agreement between the United States and El Salvador will prevent migrants from crossing the southwestern border by requiring them to seek protection in El Salvador first....
02:32, 09/21/2019

With India, Trump Practices the Art of the Mini-Deal The administration’s prospective deal with India could be a boon to some farmers and businesses, but it is much smaller than a traditional trade pact....
02:32, 09/21/2019

Northern Ireland house hides a secret from the Titanic A home for sale in Northern Ireland has a claim to fame of Titanic proportions. Part of the Old School House near Belfast — a charming 1833 structure that has been converted into a four-bedroom single-family property — is made of wood from the fated ship. The house’s owner was told...
03:16, 09/21/2019

Robert De Niro backs $400M ‘vertical village’ in Queens Starchitecture meet star power. Scandinavian architect du jour Bjarke Ingels has been tapped by a development group that includes Robert De Niro, his son real estate broker Raphael De Niro, film producer Jane Rosenthal and “immersive studio developer” Wildflower for a new $400 million pr...
03:16, 09/21/2019